Thriller 2: Stories You Just Can't Put Down

Author: Kathleen Antrim

Publisher: MIRA


Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 507

When some of the top thriller writers in the world came together in Thriller: Stories to Keep You Up All Night, they became a part of one of the most successful short-story anthologies ever published. The highly anticipated Thriller 2: Stories You Just Can't Put Down is even bigger. From Jeffery Deaver's tale of international terrorism to Lisa Jackson's dysfunctional family in the California wine country to Ridley Pearson's horrifying serial killer, this collection has something for everyone. Twenty-three bestselling and hot new authors in the genre have submitted original stories to make up this unforgettable blockbuster.

Thriller 2: Stories You Just Can't Put Down

Author: International Thriller Writers Inc

Publisher: HarperCollins UK


Category: Fiction

Page: 600

View: 769



Author: James Patterson

Publisher: Harlequin


Category: Fiction

Page: 608

View: 289

Lock the doors, draw the shades, pull up the covers and be prepared for Thriller to keep you up all night. Featuring North America's foremost thriller authors, Thriller was the first collection of pure thriller stories ever published. Revisit these heart-pumping tales of suspense, including thirty-two of the most critically acclaimed and award-winning names in the business. From the signature characters that made such authors as David Morrell and John Lescroart famous to some of the hottest new voices in the genre, this blockbuster will tantalize and terrify.
Language Arts & Disciplines

How To Write a Chiller Thriller

Author: Sally Spedding

Publisher: John Hunt Publishing


Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 262

View: 844

Have you dreamt of becoming a thriller writer but not dared to do so because of lack of self-belief, or the necessary time, or both? Are you also a thriller reader who has been disappointed by the sameness and lack of ambition in what you've read? If so, this book will help you create chiller thrillers with a difference, with memorable characters and truly chilling plots, drawing not only from the past and present, but the future too. From horror and the paranormal, to equally disturbing scientific and hi-tech developments. Bravery is the key. So, come on board!

Ken Follett World War II Thriller Collection

Author: Ken Follett

Publisher: Penguin


Category: Fiction

Page: 144

View: 576

This collection of three books from the #1 New York Times bestselling master of World War II suspense includes “the most exciting novel in years” (Cincinnati Enquirer), about the espionage war between the British and the Nazis; “a very entertaining, very cinematic thriller” (Publishers Weekly) about a gang of female saboteurs behind German lines; and a “blitzkrieg-paced read” (People) about one man’s desperate mission to bring crucial intelligence to England.
Performing Arts


Author: Martin Rubin

Publisher: Cambridge University Press


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 319

View: 192

An in-depth exploration of the 'thriller' movie genre.

Lovecraft Unbound 2nd Edition

Author: Laird Barron

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics


Category: Fiction

Page: 336

View: 305

The stories are legendary, the characters unforgettable, the world horrible and disturbing. Howard Phillips Lovecraft may have been a writer for only a short time, but the creations he left behind after his death in 1937 have shaped modern horror more than any other author in the last two centuries: the shambling god Cthulhu, and the other deities of the Elder Things, the Outer Gods, and the Great Old Ones, and Herbert West, Reanimator, a doctor who unlocked the secrets of life and death at a terrible cost. In Lovecraft Unbound, more than twenty of today's most prominent writers of literature and dark fantasy tell stories set in or inspired by the works of H. P. Lovecraft.

The Fourth Sacrifice

Author: Peter May

Publisher: Hachette UK


Category: Fiction

Page: 384

View: 152

PETER MAY: OVER 3 MILLION COPIES SOLD 'A TERRIFIC WRITER' MARK BILLINGHAM 'WONDERFULLY COMPELLING' KATE MOSSE In the second novel in the China series, Li Yan and Margaret Campbell are reluctantly reunited, on the trail of a killer reenacting a series of gruesome rituals THE SECOND OPINION The Chinese police have once more been forced to enlist the services of American forensic pathologist Margaret Campbell: this time to investigate a series of four horrific ritual executions that have taken place in Beijing. THE THIRD DEGREE Detective Li Yan is determined to discover just how one of the victims in particular, an American diplomat, became caught up in the slaying. And he is arguably even more determined to have nothing to do with Campbell. THE FOURTH SACRIFICE The polarity that once attracted Yan and Campbell eventually pulls them back into partnership. Yet the closer they are drawn to the truth, the nearer they come to a killer prepared to use extreme force to conceal it. LOVED THE FOURTH SACRIFICE? Read the third book in the series, THE KILLING ROOM. LOVE PETER MAY? Buy his new thriller, A SILENT DEATH.

More Beer

Author: Jakob Arjouni

Publisher: Melville House


Category: Fiction

Page: 176

View: 968

“Kemal Kayankaya is the ultimate outsider among hard-boiled private eyes.” —Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review OVER 1 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE Turkish detective Kemal Kayankaya might not know when it’s recycling day, but now he has to help four eco-terrorists beat a murder rap... Wisecracking PI Kemal Kayankaya cares more about sausage and beer than politics, but when he’s hired to defend four eco-terrorists charged with murdering a chemical plant owner he finds himself stuck in the middle of Germany’s culture wars. It doesn’t take long for Kayankaya to realize that the whole situation stinks and that both the Left and the Right have blood on their hands. And is the fiery journalist Carla Reedermann dogging his steps because she smells a story, or is she after something more? A hardboiled noir in the Chandler tradition that also provides a wry critique of contemporary racial and environmental politics, More Beer shows why Jakob Arjouni’s series of Kayankaya novels has become a bestselling international sensation.
Graduate Record Examination

How to Prepare for the GRE

Author: Samuel C. Brownstein



Category: Graduate Record Examination

Page: 662

View: 825

Windows and Macintosh users can study for the GRE with the help of this book/computer disk package. The disks offer one of the book's tests in its computerized version. When taken in the Testing Mode, actual test conditions are reproduced and the score is automatically tabulated. In Learning Mode, students are offered chances to correct their wrong answers following each question.