Score: 4
From 282 Ratings

The Midwife Murders


  • Author: James Patterson & Richard DiLallo
  • Release Date : 2020-08-11
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 3672189 Bytes


In this psychological thriller, a missing patient raises concerns in a New York hospital, but as others start disappearing every dark possibility becomes more and more likely.To Senior Midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it's her life's work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a university hospital in Manhattan, her focus abruptly changes. Something has to be done, and Lucy is fearless enough to try.Rumors begin to swirl, blaming everyone from the Russian Mafia to an underground adoption network. The feisty single mom teams up with a skeptical NYPD detective to solve the case, but the truth is far more twisted than Lucy could ever have imagined....

Score: 3.5
From 82 Ratings

The Kept


  • Author: James Scott
  • Release Date : 2014-01-07
  • Genre: Literary
  • File Size: 1026637 Bytes


Set in rural New York state at the turn of the twentieth century, superb new talent James Scott makes his literary debut with The Kept—a propulsive novel reminiscent of the works of Michael Ondaatje, Cormac McCarthy, and Bonnie Jo Campbell, in which a mother and her young son embark on a quest to avenge a terrible and violent tragedy that has shattered their secluded family.In the winter of 1897, a trio of killers descends upon an isolated farm in upstate New York. Midwife Elspeth Howell returns home to the carnage: her husband, and four of her children, murdered. Before she can discover her remaining son Caleb, alive and hiding in the kitchen pantry, another shot rings out over the snow-covered valley. Twelve-year-old Caleb must tend to his mother...

The Midwife Murders

The Midwife Murders


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-08-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781538703663


The Midwife Murders Book Description :

In this psychological thriller, a missing patient raises concerns in a New York hospital, but as others start disappearing every dark possibility becomes more and more likely. To Senior Midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it's her life's work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a university hospital in Manhattan, her focus abruptly changes. Something has to be done, and Lucy is fearless enough to try. Rumors begin to swirl, blaming everyone from the Russian Mafia to an underground adoption network. The feisty single mom teams up with a skeptical NYPD detective to solve the case, but the truth is far more twisted than Lucy could ever have imagined....

The Midwife Murders

The Midwife Murders


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-08-11
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1538718871


The Midwife Murders Book Description :

A missing patient is a hospital ward's worst nightmare -- until even more disappear. To Senior Midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it's her life's work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a university hospital in Manhattan, her focus abruptly changes. Something has to be done, and Lucy is fearless enough to try. Rumors begin to swirl, blaming everyone from the Russian Mafia to an underground adoption network. The feisty single mom teams up with a skeptical NYPD detective to solve the case, but the truth is far more twisted than Lucy could ever have imagined....

The Midwife Murders

The Midwife Murders


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-08-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781538703663


The Midwife Murders Book Description :

In this psychological thriller, a missing patient raises concerns in a New York hospital, but as others start disappearing every dark possibility becomes more and more likely. To Senior Midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it's her life's work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a university hospital in Manhattan, her focus abruptly changes. Something has to be done, and Lucy is fearless enough to try. Rumors begin to swirl, blaming everyone from the Russian Mafia to an underground adoption network. The feisty single mom teams up with a skeptical NYPD detective to solve the case, but the truth is far more twisted than Lucy could ever have imagined....

The Adventure of the Murdered Midwife

The Adventure of the Murdered Midwife


  • Author : Liese Sherwood-Fabre
  • Publisher : Little ELM Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0998411299


The Adventure of the Murdered Midwife Book Description :

Gemma Halliday, NYT Bestselling Author describes The Adventure of the Murdered Midwife as "a vivid picture and transports you back in time, in what I'm sure will become a bestseller....A classic in the making!" Arthur Conan Doyle provided few details on Holmes' boyhood. His ancestors were country squires, his grandmother was the sister of the French artist Vernet, and he had a brother named Mycroft - seven years his senior. Recently, a cache of documents has been discovered detailing, in Sherlock's own hand, his early forays into criminal investigation. The Adventure of the Murdered Midwife is the first of these early cases. Only weeks into his first year at Eton, Sherlock's father calls him and his brother back to Underbyrne, the ancestral estate. T...

The River Murders
Score: 1
From 1 Ratings

The River Murders


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2020-01-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473574632


The River Murders Book Description :

Sometimes figuring out the truth means going to the point of no return. For Mitchum, returning isn't something he concerns himself with. HIDDEN: Rejected by the Navy SEALs, Mitchum is content to be his small town's unofficial private eye, until his beloved 14-year-old cousin is abducted. Now he'll call on every lethal skill to track her down – but nothing is what it seems... MALICIOUS: Mitchum's brother has been charged with murder. Nathaniel swears he didn't kill anyone, but word on the street is that he was involved with the victim's wife. Now, Navy SEAL dropout Mitchum will break every rule to expose the truth – even if it destroys the people he loves. MALEVOLENT: Mitchum has never been more desperate. One by one his loved ones have become vic...

The Midwife s Tale
Score: 4
From 12 Ratings

The Midwife s Tale


  • Author : Sam Thomas
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2013-01-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250010773


The Midwife s Tale Book Description :

In the tradition of Arianna Franklin and C. J. Sansom comes Samuel Thomas's remarkable debut, The Midwife's Tale It is 1644, and Parliament's armies have risen against the King and laid siege to the city of York. Even as the city suffers at the rebels' hands, midwife Bridget Hodgson becomes embroiled in a different sort of rebellion. One of Bridget's friends, Esther Cooper, has been convicted of murdering her husband and sentenced to be burnt alive. Convinced that her friend is innocent, Bridget sets out to find the real killer. Bridget joins forces with Martha Hawkins, a servant who's far more skilled with a knife than any respectable woman ought to be. To save Esther from the stake, they must dodge rebel artillery, confront a murderous figure from ...

Midwives
Score: 3.5
From 1,961 Ratings

Midwives


  • Author : Chris Bohjalian
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2002-08-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1400032970


Midwives Book Description :

A contemporary classic that has sold more than two million copies and was a selection of Oprah's original Book Club, Midwives is a compulsively readable novel that explores questions of human responsibility that are as fundamental to our society now as they were when the book was first published twenty years ago. On an icy winter night in an isolated house in rural Vermont, a seasoned midwife named Sibyl Danforth takes desperate measures to save a baby’s life. She performs an emergency cesarean section on a mother she believes has died of stroke. But what if—as Sibyl's assistant later charges—the patient wasn't already dead? The ensuing trial bears the earmarks of a witch hunt, forcing Sibyl to face the antagonism of the law, the hostility of t...

The Thomas Berryman Number
Score: 2
From 10 Ratings

The Thomas Berryman Number


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2006-06-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 075956762X


The Thomas Berryman Number Book Description :

Three terrifying murders in the South culminate in a relentless manhunt in the North that centers on a ruthless assassin, the woman he loves, and the beloved leader he is hired to kill with extreme prejudice....

The Coast to Coast Murders

The Coast to Coast Murders


  • Author : James Patterson
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2020-09-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473579835


The Coast to Coast Murders Book Description :

A detective and FBI agent join forces on a manhunt for a cold-blooded serial killer in this intense psychological thriller. From coastal California to upstate New York, a killer is plotting a devastating path of destruction . . . Michael and Megan Fitzgerald are siblings who share a troubling past. Both adopted, and now grown - Michael is a long-haul truck driver, Megan a college student majoring in psychology - they trust each other before anyone else. They've had to. When a young woman is found murdered in Michael's LA apartment, he is the chief suspect and quickly arrested. But then there's another killing that is strikingly similar. And another. And not just in LA - as the spree spreads across the country, the FBI become involved in a manhunt for...

Murder on Astor Place
Score: 3.5
From 29 Ratings

Murder on Astor Place


  • Author : Victoria Thompson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0425168964


Murder on Astor Place Book Description :

Following a routine delivery in a rooming house, turn-of-the-century midwife Sarah Brandt discovers that another boarder, a young girl, has been murdered and, despite the hindrance of the girl's powerful family, joins forces with Sergeant Frank Malloy to find the killer before he can strike again. Original....