The Running Man: A Novel

By Stephen King

A determined guy makes an attempt to win a truth television online game the place the one target is to stick alive during this number one nationwide bestseller from Stephen King, writing as Richard Bachman.

It was once the final word loss of life video game in a nightmare destiny the USA. The yr is 2025 and truth television has grown to the purpose the place everyone is keen to bet their lives for an opportunity at a billion-dollar jackpot. Ben Richards is desperate—he wishes cash to regard his daughter’s disease. His final probability is coming into a online game exhibit referred to as The operating Man the place the target is to prevent trap via Hunters who're hired to kill him. Surviving this month-long chase is one other factor while all people else on the earth is watching—and keen to show him in for the reward.

With an advent by means of Stephen King on “The value of Being Bachman.”

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City of Shadows

By Ariana Franklin

A cultured urban scarred by means of conflict. . . . An jap émigré with scars and secrets and techniques of her personal. . . . a tender girl claiming to be a Russian grand duchess. . . . A brazen killer, as vicious as he's smart. . . . A detective pushed by means of decency and the will for justice.

. . . A nightmare political circulation progressively gaining energy. . . .

This is 1922 Berlin.

One of the city's turning out to be variety of refugees, Esther Solomonova survives through operating as secretary to the captivating, unscrupulous cabaret proprietor "Prince" Nick, and she's being drawn opposed to her will into his scheme to go a tender asylum sufferer off as Anastasia, the final surviving inheritor to the murdered czar of all Russia. yet their came across "princess," Anna Anderson, fears that she's being hunted—and this can turn into greater than paranoia while blameless humans throughout her start to die.

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The Lace Reader: A Novel

By Brunonia Barry

In the culture of The 13th story, Brunonia Barry’s bewitching gothic novel, The Lace Reader, is a phenomenon. known as “[a] richly imagined saga of ardour, suspense, and magic” by way of Time Magazine, it's a haunting and noteworthy story instructed by means of an unforgettable, if unusually unreliable narrator—a lady from an enigmatic < ?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Salem relatives who can foretell the long run in styles of lace. The Lace Reader was a runaway New York occasions bestseller—hitting the head lists in significant towns around the nation, from Boston to Chicago to Los Angeles—and has instantly verified debut writer Brunonia Barry as an immense strength in modern American fiction.

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Surrounded (Tucker Series, Book 2)

By Dean Koontz

SURROUNDED is an early crime novel by way of Koontz, written in 1974 less than the identify Brian Coffey. It good points the nature of Mike Tucker, a unprecedented arts broker who moonlights as a qualified thief to help his sumptuous way of life. In SURROUNDED, Tucker will get eager about a financial institution theft in an indoor mall in l. a.. anything is going unsuitable, and he finally ends up being surrounded through the police. How does Tucker get away the mall with out the police noticing? Koontz comes up with a smart answer during this exciting crime caper.

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