By Stuart Woods
When either your prior and destiny spell fear.
Award-winning writer Stuart Woods has crafted a masterful novel no reader will quickly overlook. For years, Liz Barwick has been battered by way of her brutal husband, a recognized seasoned soccer participant. This time it takes an emergency room to maintain her from dying. Now the gorgeous and gifted photographer retreats to an island paradise off Georgia’s coast to discover solitude—and herself.
As she turns into more and more concerned with the unusual and good-looking dual scions of the strong Drummond kinfolk, she feels her disturbing thoughts start to fade. but if a killer launches a sequence of grotesque murders, Liz discovers that there's no position to hide—not even in her lover's arms.
Preview of Palindrome PDF
Best Thriller books
The story of homicide and revenge set on a distant oil rig, from the acclaimed grasp of motion and suspense.
SEAWITCH the large oil-rig is the hub of a very good empire, the delight of its billionaire proprietor, Lord worthy, predatory and ruthless, has clawed his solution to nice wealth. Now, he cares for under issues - Seawitch and his high-spirited daughters. One guy understands this: John Cronkite, trouble-shooter for the world's best oilmen and Worth's ex-victim, is spoiling for revenge. in a single terrifying week, Worth's global explodes.
From the acclaimed grasp of motion and suspense. the best-ever vintage. An airliner crashes within the polar ice-cap. In temperatures forty levels less than 0, six males and 4 ladies live on. yet for the individuals of a distant clinical learn station who rescue them, there are a few sinister inquiries to resolution – the first one being, who shot the pilot sooner than the crash?
If the USA is a lunatic asylum, then California is the Violent Ward. Mickey Murphy is a legal legal professional with an workplace in LA’s downtown low-rent district, an ex-wife who bleeds him for funds, consumers who could plead the 5th modification in the event that they may perhaps count number that top, and an unrequited ardour for his wealthiest client’s spouse.
The 3 self assurance tricksters - blokes and a chook - had a method that earned them thousands. Silas used to be the chief, slick and confident – yet upset. Bob used to be the junior companion, eager for the open street the place pickings have been wealthy and the residing was once effortless. And Liz, Silas’ mistress, was once… in among.
- The Corpse-Rat King
- The Traitor Queen (The Traitor Spy Trilogy, Book 3)
- Transfer of Power (Mitch Rapp, Book 1)
- The Dead Survivors (Mars Barh Mysteries, Book 2)
Extra info for Palindrome
Liz hugged her. “That’s correct, i'm. ” She seemed round. “I had was hoping to claim goodbye to James. ” “He’s down at Dungeness, and i've to hitch him in a minute. It’s a windless day. ” Liz regarded out over the placid water. “It is, isn’t it? ” a couple of minutes later, she stopped on the new Drummond kinfolk plot and bought out. one of the outdated, transplanted headstones have been 3 new ones: Angus’s bore easily his identify and dates; the second one stone learn greenback Moses,? –1989 stable and devoted servant Grandfather of an inheritor to Cumberland Island the one stone that marked the double grave of the twins learn Hamish and Keir Drummond, 1952–1989 brothers, on the finish of 1 lifestyles. She had contributed that. She walked alongside the road of markers, touching each one as she handed. Then, she bent and kissed the twins’ stone. Out in Cumberland Sound, midway to Fernandina, Liz regarded again on the island. a pant of smoke rose from the roof of the massive condominium, which can be in part obvious during the bushes, and after a second got here a lick of flames, then extra smoke. Dungeness used to be demise with Angus Drummond, as he had wanted. Liz became clear of the island and placed her face into the breeze the previous barge made. She took off her cap and enable the wind blow via her hair. because the Aldred Drummond reached the Fernandina dock, Liz became and checked out the island back. She had traveled just a couple of miles, and she or he used to be stunned to consider whatever she hadn’t skilled in view that youth. Elizabeth Barwick used to be homesick. Acknowledgments i need to precise my gratitude to Gogo Fuller, for sharing her wisdom of her cherished Cumberland Island, and for her hot hospitality in her domestic there; Dr. John Griffin, for his suggestion on irritating damage, emergency room systems, and restorative surgical procedure; Dr. A. J. Nicholas for clinical recommendation; Robert Coram for info and suggestion; and Howard Hunt, of the Atlanta Zoo, for info at the behavior and noises of alligators. I really are looking to thank Judy Tabb, in whose corporation i found Cumberland Island, for her photographic recommendation and for the use within the publication of her gear (sorry in regards to the tripod). i'm thankful, once more, for the recommendation and help of my literary agent, Morton Janklow; his affiliate, Anne Sibbald; and their colleagues at Janklow & Nesbit. My thank you move additionally to Trish Lande and Cheryl Weinstein, for his or her efforts. ultimately, i have to thank Eddie Bell, Ed Breslin, and all of the humans at HarperCollins for his or her unbounded enthusiasm for this publication and all their exertions. Books via Stuart Woods CHIEFS RUN prior to THE WIND DEEP LIE less than THE LAKE WHITE shipment GRASS ROOTS PALINDROME big apple useless SANTA FE principles L. A. instances useless EYES warmth IMPERFECT STRANGERS CHOKE airborne dirt and dust useless within the WATER SWIMMING TO CATALINA ORCHID seashore WORST FEARS learned THE RUN L. A. useless chilly PARADISE ORCHID BLUES the quick eternally BLOOD ORCHID soiled paintings CAPITAL CRIMES RECKLESS ABANDON THE PRINCE OF BEVERLY HILLS buck invoice IRON ORCHID darkish HARBOR brief STRAW clean failures SHOOT HIM IF HE RUNS BEVERLY HILLS useless SANTA FE lifeless scorching MAHOGANY MOUNTING FEARS LOITERING WITH motive HOTHOUSE ORCHID KISSER LUCID periods Author’s observe Cumberland Island is a true position, as are Grey-field hotel, Plum Orchard, and the outdated slave quarters.
- Hidden Depths