Score: 4
From 50 Ratings

Troubled Blood


  • Author: Robert Galbraith
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 9704467 Bytes


A breathtaking, labyrinthine epic, Troubled Blood is the fifth Strike and Robin novel and the most gripping and satisfying yet. Private Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help finding her mother, Margot Bamborough – who went missing in mysterious circumstances in 1974.   Strike has never tackled a cold case before, let alone one forty years old. But despite the slim chance of success, he is intrigued and takes it on; adding to the long list of cases that he and his partner in the agency, Robin Ellacott, are currently working on. And Robin herself is also juggling a messy divorce and unwanted male attention, as well as battling her own feelings about Strike.   As Strike ...

Score: 4
From 107 Ratings

In the Blood


  • Author: Lisa Unger
  • Release Date : 2014-01-07
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 6538355 Bytes


The New York Times bestselling author and International Thriller Writers “Best Novel” finalist Lisa Unger returns to the dark psychological suspense that made Beautiful Lies a bestseller around the world.Lana Granger lives a life of lies. She has told so many lies about where she comes from and who she is that the truth is like a cloudy nightmare she can’t quite recall. About to graduate from college and with her trust fund almost tapped out, she takes a job babysitting a troubled boy named Luke. Expelled from schools all over the country, the manipulative young Luke is accustomed to controlling the people in his life. But, in Lana, he may have met his match. Or has Lana met hers?When Lana’s closest friend, Beck, mysteriously disappears, Lana...

Troubled Blood
Score: 3
From 14 Ratings

Troubled Blood


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316498968


Troubled Blood Book Description :

A breathtaking, labyrinthine epic, Troubled Blood is the fifth Strike and Robin novel and the most gripping and satisfying yet. Private Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help finding her mother, Margot Bamborough – who went missing in mysterious circumstances in 1974. Strike has never tackled a cold case before, let alone one forty years old. But despite the slim chance of success, he is intrigued and takes it on; adding to the long list of cases that he and his partner in the agency, Robin Ellacott, are currently working on. And Robin herself is also juggling a messy divorce and unwanted male attention, as well as battling her own feelings about Strike. As Strike and Robin inve...

Troubled Blood
Score: 1
From 1 Ratings

Troubled Blood


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780751579963


Troubled Blood Book Description :

Private Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help finding her mother, Margot Bamborough - who went missing in mysterious circumstances in 1974. Strike has never tackled a cold case before, let alone one forty years old. But despite the slim chance of success, he is intrigued and takes it on; adding to the long list of cases that he and his partner in the agency, Robin Ellacott, are currently working on. And Robin herself is also juggling a messy divorce and unwanted male attention, as well as battling her own feelings about Strike. As Strike and Robin investigate Margot's disappearance, they come up against a fiendishly complex case with leads that include tarot cards, a psychopathic...

Storm Red

Storm Red


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0751579947


Storm Red Book Description :

A new novel from Little, Brown...

Storm Red

Storm Red


  • Author : ANONYMOUS.
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0751579939


Storm Red Book Description :

Praise for the Strike series: 'The work of a master storyteller' Daily Telegraph 'A blistering piece of crime writing' Sunday Times 'Unputdownable' Daily Express 'Highly inventive storytelling' Guardian 'Superb . . . an ingenious whodunnit' Sunday Mirror 'Come for the twists and turns and stay for the beautifully drawn central relationship' Independent 'Outrageously entertaining' Financial Times...

The Nemesis Manifesto
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

The Nemesis Manifesto


  • Author : Eric Van Lustbader
  • Publisher : Forge Books
  • Release Date : 2020-07-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250751133


The Nemesis Manifesto Book Description :

Russian meddling, American fragmentation, and global politics collide in this action-packed, international thriller. In The Nemesis Manifesto, New York Times bestselling author Eric Van Lustbader, "the master of the smart thriller,"* delivers an epic and harrowing adventure of the predatory forces that are threatening the very fabric of democracy and kicks off a compelling new series with a singular new hero for our time. Evan Ryder is a lone wolf, a field agent for a black-ops arm of the DOD, who has survived unspeakable tragedy and dedicated her life to protecting her country. When her fellow agents begin to be systematically eliminated, Evan must unravel the thread that ties them all together...and before her name comes up on the kill list. The li...

The Diamond Queen of Singapore

The Diamond Queen of Singapore


  • Author : Ian Hamilton
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781487002077


The Diamond Queen of Singapore Book Description :

After the father of Ava’s best friend, Mimi, loses his family’s savings in a Ponzi scheme, Mimi turns to her old friend for help. Ava launches an investigation that sends her from Amsterdam to Antwerp and then to Singapore. As she tracks the money, Ava is reminded of an old case she worked with Uncle years before that took her to Singapore for the first time. In her mind, the two cases begin to merge, and as they do, Uncle becomes visible to Ava, counselling her and urging her to make use of her new triad connections. Ava is reluctant to do so, but Uncle is persistent, and soon Ava finds herself in conflict with one of the most influential family dynasties in Singapore and eventually back in Toronto, where she confronts the new face of power and ...

Rambles Beyond Railways

Rambles Beyond Railways


  • Author : Wilkie Collins
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1851
  • Genre: Cornwall (England : County)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OXFORD:590249119


Rambles Beyond Railways Book Description :

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The Cuckoo s Calling
Score: 4
From 10 Ratings

The Cuckoo s Calling


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2013-04-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316206860


The Cuckoo s Calling Book Description :

A brilliant debut mystery in a classic vein: Detective Cormoran Strike investigates a supermodel's suicide. After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, and creditors are calling. He has also just broken up with his longtime girlfriend and is living in his office. Then John Bristow walks through his door with an amazing story: His sister, thelegendary supermodel Lula Landry, known to her friends as the Cuckoo, famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and it introdu...

The Last Trial
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

The Last Trial


  • Author : Scott Turow
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-05-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781538748084


The Last Trial Book Description :

Two formidable men collide in this "first-class legal thriller" and New York Times bestseller from Scott Turow: a "brilliant courtroom chess match" about a celebrated criminal defense lawyer and the prosecution of his lifelong friend -- a doctor accused of murder (David Baldacci). At eighty-five years old, Alejandro "Sandy" Stern, a brilliant defense lawyer with his health failing but spirit intact, is on the brink of retirement. But when his old friend Dr. Kiril Pafko, a former Nobel Prize winner in Medicine, is faced with charges of insider trading, fraud, and murder, his entire life's work is put in jeopardy, and Stern decides to take on one last trial. In a case that will be the defining coda to both men's accomplished lives, Stern probes beneath...

Literary Allusion in Harry Potter

Literary Allusion in Harry Potter


  • Author : Beatrice Groves
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2017-06-14
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351978736


Literary Allusion in Harry Potter Book Description :

Literary Allusion in Harry Potter builds on the world-wide enthusiasm for J. K. Rowling’s series in order to introduce its readers to some of the great works of literature on which Rowling draws. Harry Potter’s narrative techniques are rooted in the western literary tradition and its allusiveness provides insight into Rowling’s fictional world. Each chapter of Literary Allusion in Harry Potter consists of an in-depth discussion of the intersection between Harry Potter and a canonical literary work, such as the plays of Shakespeare, the poetry of Homer, Ovid, the Gawain-poet, Chaucer, Milton and Tennyson, and the novels of Austen, Hardy and Dickens. This approach aims to transform the reader’s understanding of Rowling’s literary achievement ...