Even with a flourishing career, a new dog, East Long Beach, and near-iconic status as a PI in his hometown, he has to begin the hunt again-or lose his mind. With even more action, righteous is a rollicking, and mind-bending mysteries than Isaiah's first adventures, suspense, ingenious thrill ride. If isaiah doesn't find the two first, they'll be murdered.
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Isaiah's quest is fraught with treachery, and startling twists, menace, and it will lead him to the mastermind behind his brother's death, Isaiah's own sinister Moriarty.
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In this outrageous novel from joe ide, "the best thing to happen to mystery writing in a very long time" New York Times, the case of a young artist's missing mother sets IQ on a collision course with his own Moriarty. Joined by a new love interest and his familiar band of accomplices, IQ is back -- and the adventures are better than ever.
. And when his new confidant turns out to be connected to a dangerous paramilitary operation, IQ falls victim to a threat even a genius can't see coming. A series of high-profile wins in his hometown of East Long Beach have made him so notorious that he can hardly go to the corner store without being recognized.
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To get by, he's forced to take on clients that can pay. East Long Beach. Murders go unsolved, lost children unrecovered. He's a loner and a high school dropout, his unassuming nature disguising a relentless determination and a fierce intelligence. The lapd is barely keeping up with the neighborhood's high crime rate.
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The catch: Christiana has multiple personalities. Private investigator iq is back to piece together a Newport Beach murder with an eyewitness who gives "people person" a whole new meaning. Christiana is the daughter of the biggest arms dealer on the West Coast, Angus Byrne. Before the cops close in on him. Isaiah's dilemma: no one personality saw the entire incident.
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Darren must solve the crimes -- and save himself in the process -- before Lark's long-simmering racial fault lines erupt. Deeply ambivalent about growing up black in the lone star state, he was the first in his family to get as far away from Texas as he could. When his allegiance to his roots puts his job in jeopardy, he travels up Highway 59 to the small town of Lark, where two murders -- a black lawyer from Chicago and a local white woman -- have stirred up a hornet's nest of resentment.
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A new york times book review best crime novel of the yeara crimereads best crime novel notable selection harry bosch and lapd detective renée ballard come together again on the murder case that obsessed Bosch's mentor, the man who trained him-new from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly Back when Harry Bosch was just a rookie homicide detective, he had an inspiring mentor who taught him to take the work personally and light the fire of relentlessness for every case.
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. As she begins her inqueries -- while still working her own cases on the midnight shift -- Ballad finds aspects of the initial investigation that just don't add up. The bond between Bosch and Ballard tightens as they become a formidable investigation team.
A Private Cathedral: A Dave Robicheaux NovelSimon & Schuster #ad - In retribution, he hires a mysterious assassin to go after Robicheaux and his longtime partner, Clete Purcel. As he seeks to uncover why, detective dave Robicheaux gets too close to both Isolde’s mother and the mistress of her father, a venomous New Orleans mafioso whose jealousy has no bounds. A private cathedral, horror, is his most powerful tale, one that will captivate readers—mixing crime, mythology, James Lee Burke’s fortieth book, and science fiction to produce a thrilling story about the all-consuming, romance, all-conquering power of love.
In order to defeat him and rescue johnny and isolde, robicheaux will have to overcome the demons that have tormented him throughout his adult life—alcoholism, specters from combat in Vietnam, and painful memories of women to whom he opened his heart only to see killed. Yet their youngest heirs, rock and roll-musician teenagers with magical voices, Johnny Shondell and Isolde Balangie, have fallen in love and run away after Isolde was given as a sex slave to Johnny’s father.
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The shondell and balangie families are longtime enemies in the New Iberia criminal underworld and show each other no mercy.
A Small Town: A Novel of CrimeMysterious Press #ad - But when the surviving fugitives realize what she’s up to, a race to kill or be killed ensues in this nonstop tale of vengeance from the Edgar Award–winning author of The Butcher’s Boy. Leah proves to be both a brilliant detective and a cunning predator. Associated press “Perry is an expert storyteller .
. . Leah’s mission takes her from Florida to New York and from the beaches of California to an anti-government settlement deep in the Ozarks. Her real job is to track down the infamous twelve—and kill them. She’s placed on sabbatical to travel across the country learning advanced police procedures. When twelve inmates pull off an audacious prison break, it liberates more than a thousand convicts into the nearby small town.
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Before It Breaks Dave Warner crimeFremantle Press #ad - But stagnation and lethargy soon give way to a case with urgent purpose. And he is only the first. The connection between the victims is elusive, but Clement must pursue it as a decades-old mystery begins to unravel and a monster cyclone brews on the horizon. On the edge of the desert, a man is found dead in a crocodile-infested watering hole.
Winner:2016 australian crime writers association, ned kelly award, best Crime NovelDetective Inspector Daniel Clement is back in Broome, the tropical town where he grew up, licking his wounds from a busted marriage and struggling to be impressed by his new team of small-town, inexperienced cops.
Down the River unto the SeaMulholland Books #ad - Broken by the brutality he suffered and committed in equal measure while behind bars, his work and his daughter are the only light in his solitary life. Joined by melquarth frost, craven lawyers, our hero must beat dirty cops and dirtier bankers, a brilliant sociopath, and above all keep his daughter far from the underworld in which he works.
A decade later, king is a private detective, running his agency with the help of his teenage daughter, Aja-Denise. Joe king oliver was one of the nypd's finest investigators, until, he is framed for assault by his enemies within the NYPD, dispatched to arrest a well-heeled car thief, a charge which lands him in solitary at Rikers Island.
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When he receives a card in the mail from the woman who admits she was paid to frame him those years ago, King realizes that he has no choice but to take his own case: figuring out who on the force wanted him disposed of -- and why.