By Chuck Wendig
An exhilarating thrill-ride throughout the underbelly of cyber espionage within the vein of David Ignatius’s The Director and the tv sequence Leverage, CSI: Cyber, and Person of Interest, which follows 5 iconoclastic hackers who're coerced into serving the U.S. government.
An Anonymous-style rabble rouser, an Arab spring hactivist, a black-hat hacker, an old-school cipherpunk, and an internet troll are every one provided a decision: visit criminal or aid guard the us, placing their brains and talents to paintings for the govt for one year.
But being a white-hat doesn’t constantly suggest you're employed for the nice men. The would-be cyberspies become aware of that behind the curtain lurks a sinister NSA software, a man-made intelligence code-named Typhon, that has origins and an evolution either harmful and nerve-racking. And if it’s now not introduced down, will quickly be uncontrollable.
Can the hackers get away their federal watchers and confront Typhon and its mysterious author? And what does the govt actually need them to do? in the event that they choose to flip the tables, will their very own secrets and techniques be exposed—and their lives erased like strains of undesirable code?
Combining the scientific-based, propulsive narrative variety of Michael Crichton with the eerie surroundings and conspiracy topics of The X-Files and the ingenious, speculative fringe of Neal Stephenson and William Gibson, Zer0es explores our deep-seated fears approximately govt surveillance and hacking in a creative fast paced novel certain to earn Chuck Wendig the frequent acclaim he deserves.
By Elizabeth Haynes
When younger, lovely Catherine Bailey meets Lee Brightman, she cannot think her success. beautiful, charismatic Lee turns out virtually too ideal to be real. yet what starts as flattering realization and spontaneous, passionate intercourse transforms into raging jealousy, and Catherine quickly discovers that Lee's attractiveness conceal a gloomy, violent nature. Disturbed via his controlling habit, she attempts to wreck it off and is surprised whilst her neighbors don't think her. remoted and pushed into the darkest nook of her global, a determined Catherine plans a meticulous escape.
Four years later, Lee is at the back of bars and Catherine—now Cathy—is attempting to construct a brand new lifestyles in a brand new urban. The trauma of the earlier nonetheless haunts her. Then Stuart Richardson, her beautiful new neighbor, strikes in. Encouraging her to confront her fears, he sparks unforeseen desire and the potential for love and a standard life.
Until the day the telephone jewelry . . .
By Sandra Brown
In a single reckless evening, Camille Jameson's existence used to be replaced endlessly: a tall, good-looking stranger, a night of romance -- and sufficient regrets to final an entire life. years later, Camille is a winning inside decorator with the chance to revive one in all Mississippi's proudest plantations. She arrives excited and desirous to face her maximum specialist problem to this point -- till Zack Prescott saunters throughout the mansion's entrance door and again into her lifestyles. he's precisely as she recalls, aside from the understanding glance in his eyes that reminds her of what they as soon as shared. Now, compelled to dwell in unbearably shut quarters, Camille and Zack will realize in the event that they have the braveness to stand the previous -- and, possibly, construct a destiny jointly . . .
By Mary Higgins Clark
The "Queen of Suspense," Mary Higgins Clark, grants a gripping story of deception and tantalizing twists that would were ripped from modern-day headlines.
When Nicholas Spencer, the charismatic head of an organization that has constructed an anticancer vaccine, disappears with no hint, reporter Marcia "Carley" DeCarlo is assigned the tale. observe that Spencer, if alive, has made off with large sums of cash -- together with the existence discount rates of many staff -- does not do a lot to alter Carley's already low opinion of Spencer's spouse, Lynn, who's additionally Carley's stepsister and whom each person believes is concerned. but if Lynn's lifestyles is threatened, she asks Carley to assist her turn out that she wasn't her husband's associate. because the proof spread, in spite of the fact that, Carley herself turns into the objective of a perilous, sinister staff that may cease at not anything to get what they wish.
By Lincoln Child
Lower than the course of famed explorer Porter Stone, an archaeological workforce is secretly trying to find the tomb of an historical pharaoh who used to be in contrast to the other in background. Stone believes he has stumbled on the burial chamber of King Narmer, the close to legendary god- king who united top and decrease Egypt in 3200 B.C., and the archaeologist has cause to think that the best prize of all—Narmer’s crown—might be buried with him. No crown of an Egyptian king has ever been found, and Narmer’s is the elusive “double” crown of the 2 Egypts, supposedly possessed of outstanding powers.
The dig itself is found in a single of the main forbidding areas on earth—the Sudd, an almost impassable swamp in northern Sudan. Amid the nightmarish, disorienting tangle of dust and lifeless crops, a sequence of harrowing and inexplicable occurrences are inflicting humans at the excursion to worry a centuries- previous curse. With a enormous discovery in succeed in, Professor Jeremy Logan is introduced onto the venture to enquire. What he reveals will elevate new questions . . . and alarm.
In the arms of grasp storyteller Lincoln baby, The 3rd Gate breaks new flooring and introduces a desirable new protagonist to the mystery global.
By James Lilliefors
Place of birth defense Secretary Catherine Blaine gets a daunting conversation from a hacker pointed out in basic terms via the pseudonym Janus. The message is the newest in a chain accurately predicting average failures round the world—disasters that, Janus claims, have been synthetic, now not typical in any respect. And, in keeping with the e-mail, until the USA does as Janus instructs, one other catastrophe is coming—a classification five storm that might hit the jap Seaboard and spoil the lives of millions of people.
ignorant of the main issue in Washington, investigative journalist Jon Mallory stumbles on an inventory of 7 admired scientists who've been murdered during the last dozen years. whilst the person that gave him the record disappears herself, Jon realizes he has unwittingly turn into a part of a dangerous chain of occasions and contacts his brother, inner most intelligence contractor Charles, for support. in the meantime, Catherine Blaine has additionally come to Charles for support monitoring down the hacker Janus and uncovering the scary new climate know-how that threatens the area.
By Nelson DeMille
Again from the chilly battle, intelligence officer Keith Landry returns to his fatherland of Spencerville, Ohio. Twenty-five years after their final come across, Keith runs into his past love, Annie, now unhappily married to the town's leader of police--an abusive alcoholic. In his efforts to reclaim Annie, Keith should draw on all of the abilities of a violent lifetime.
By A M Russell
Quirky, humourous,a glow at nighttime cat and a detective who's candy on his customer, and she or he likes him too. Time go back and forth, secret and intrigue in solid degree. Written with a mild clean variety you could return and stopover at back and again.
By Mike Binder
"Starts with a bang and not slows down--a very more advantageous high-stakes thriller." --#1 New York Times bestselling writer Lee Child
When a bombing at 10 Downing road wounds the leading Minister and assessments nice Britain's get to the bottom of, American ex-cop Adam Tatum needs to confront a conspiracy within the optimum halls of power
Former Michigan detective Adam Tatum gets an unforeseen supply, a golden chance that turns out nearly too strong to be real. He travels to 10 Downing highway to take part in a high-stakes convention. instantly after his stopover at, a bomb detonates, wounding the major minister and putting Adam Tatum squarely within the crosshairs of suspicion.
Sensing a setup, Tatum flees together with his family members, desperately struggling with for survival in an strange kingdom. The lives of his teenagers, the way forward for his marriage, and the destiny of a kingdom depend upon Tatum exposing the conspirators who pegged him for a fall.
Georgia Turnbull, the chancellor of the exchequer, and Davina metal, the lead investigator, either stand to realize from the winning manhunt of Adam Tatum. yet, as factors emerge and needs ignite, each one needs to come to a decision what they're rather after.
Layered plots, crackling discussion, and propulsive motion mark Keep Calm, the riveting debut mystery from award-winning actor, director, and screenwriter Mike Binder.
By Michael Crichton
On a mystery island within the Caribbean, bioengineers have devised a holiday hotel like no different, promising the final word break out. but if Dr. Roger Clark investigates, he discovers the darkish mystery of Eden Island and of enhance Biosystems, the shadowy company underwriting it...