By Zygmunt Miloszewski
Praise for Entanglement:
“An beautiful modern crime tale. Polish literature boasts a true master.”—Jerzy Pilch, writer of The effective Angel
“A tightly plotted secret novel, darkish humor and modern Warsaw completely rendered.”—Przekrój Magazine
The morning after a bunch psychotherapy consultation in a Warsaw monastery, Henry Talek is located lifeless, a roasting spit caught in a single eye.
Public prosecutor Teodor Szacki, world-weary, being affected by bureaucratic exhaustion and marital ennui, feels that existence has handed him via. yet this situation adjustments every little thing. due to it he meets Monika Grzelka, a tender journalist whose charms end up tricky to withstand, and he discovers the scary energy of definite esoteric healing tools. The stunning video clips of the classes lead him to an array of attainable eventualities. may one of many sufferers became so absorbed via his treatment role-playing that he murdered Telak? Szacki’s research leads him to an previous homicide, ahead of the autumn of Communism.
And why is the key Police by surprise taking an curiosity in all this? As Szacki uncovers every bit of the puzzle, evidence emerge that he’d be no longer figuring out, for his personal safety.
Zygmunt Miloszewski, born in Warsaw in 1975, is an editor presently operating for Newsweek. His first novel, The Intercom, was once released in 2005 to excessive acclaim. Entanglement in 2007, and the writer is now engaged on screenplays in response to The Intercom and Entanglement in addition to on a sequel to the latter, additionally that includes Teodor Szacki.
By Elmore Leonard
He was at the bomb squad, yet it's no longer till he transfers out that Chris Mankowski quite starts off juggling with dynamite. Rape and revenge are only the end of the iceberg in a twisty story that brings Detroit's denizens to existence -- and coffee demise -- in all their seedy glory. Electrifying, explosive, and unforeseen, this can be Elmore Leonard at his suspenseful top.
By Ulla Bolinder
Sjuttonåriga Jenny Sjöberg försvinner från en fest och hittas två dagar senare död i ett dike.
Enligt polisen tyder hennes skador på att hon har mördats. I bostadsområdet har flera upprörande händelser nyligen inträffat, och många frågar sig nu om det döda fåret i hagen, mopedgängets trakasserier eller blottaren som går omkring i lekparkerna och försöker locka until eventually sig barn kan ha något med hennes död att göra. Genom olika berättarröster och skiftande perspektiv växer bilden av Jenny och hennes tillvaro fram. Kan det vara någon i hennes närmaste omgivning som har dödat henne, eller har hon fallit supply fören okänd förövare?
Trauma är en bred och realistisk skildring av människor kan uppleva och påverkas av olyckor, övergrepp, våld och död.
By Victor Methos
The main VICIOUS homicide IN A CITY'S background . . . A killer stalks the town of San Diego, brutally slaying ladies at the fringes of society. The physique of a tender girl torn aside in her bed room makes even the hardened detectives of the San Diego PD's murder Unit tremble with disgust and rage. A DETECTIVE WITH A afflicted prior . . . For SDPD murder detective Jon Stanton, the younger girl is greater than simply one other case. His former accomplice, Eli Sherman, used to be the unique detective assigned to the case; sooner than he was once came upon to be considered one of San Diego's so much ruthless serial killers. a last likelihood AT REDEMPTION . . . Stanton was once not able to work out Sherman for what he used to be and blames himself for the murders he devoted whereas at the strength. close to dying, Stanton swears that he'll by no means put on the badge back. yet with a wicked killer eluding the simplest San Diego PD has to provide, he needs to once more struggle to discover a killer that leaves no proof at the back of, and that has became his awareness to new prey . . . concerning the writer Victor Methos holds levels in philosophy and ethics and a doctorate in legislation from the collage of Utah. he's a former prosecutor focusing on the prosecution of violent crimes, and is presently a felony safeguard lawyer within the usa. He has defended all people from murderers and the mafia, to the homeless and disabled. he's at the moment on a quest to climb the "Seven Summits," the seven maximum peaks on the earth. THE WHITE ANGEL homicide, his 3rd novel, is loosely in response to real situations and is by way of stroll IN DARKNESS and SIN urban murder.
By Jack Kerouac
In the summer season of 1944, a surprising homicide rocked the fledgling Beats. William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac, either nonetheless unknown, we encouraged by means of the crime to collaborate on a singular, a hard-boiled story of bohemian ny in the course of international conflict II, filled with medicinal drugs and artwork, obsession and brutality, with scenes and characters drawn from their very own lives. ultimately released after greater than sixty years, this can be a fascinating learn, and incomparable literary artifact, and a window into the lives and paintings of 2 of the 20 th century’s so much influential writers.
By T.R. Ragan
Desperate for larger rankings, radio psychologist Madeline Blair tells her listeners she’s being stalked, unaware that her long-time listener and largest fan, Seth Brown, will do anything to guard her. while her exposure stunt is published, Seth turns into enraged by way of her deceit and dangerously unhinged.
When her associates mysteriously start to vanish and damning facts issues to Madeline, she turns to personal investigator Lizzy Gardner for aid. Lizzy is aware her method round a murderer’s brain, after surviving her personal frightening ordeal by the hands of a serial killer years ago.
As Lizzy closes in, Seth Brown is undeterred. Madeline sought after a stalker and now she has one. Nothing goes to forestall him. He’s obsessed.
By Michael Walsh
No crime determine of our time prompted the process smooth American tradition the best way Owen Madden did. beginning because the chief of the Gophers, the main violent Irish highway gang in Hell's Kitchen, the Irish immigrant Madden rose to prominence because the prime brewer and bootlegger in Prohibition long island. sooner or later, he additionally turned Mae West's lover, the founder and owner of the Cotton membership, the landlord of 5 heavyweight champions of the area, the guy who gave his adolescence pal George Raft his significant holiday in Hollywood and extra. Now, Michael Walsh has created a fictionalized memoir that makes use of Madden's voice to track his existence from his boyhood in England to his heyday in big apple and beyond.
And all of the Saints used to be the winner of the 2004 American booklet Award for fiction.
By George V. Higgins
The vintage novel from "America's most sensible crime novelist" (Time), with a brand new creation by way of Dennis Lehane
George V. Higgins's seminal crime novel is a down-and-dirty story of thieves, mobsters, and police officers at the suggest streets of Boston. while small-time gunrunner Eddie Coyle is convicted on a legal, he is 3 years within the pen--that is, except he sells out one among his big-fish consumers to the DA. yet which of the various hoods, gunmen, and executioners whom he calls his acquaintances may still he ship up the river? instructed nearly fullyyt in crackling discussion through a shiny forged of lowlifes and detectives, The neighbors of Eddie Coyle is without doubt one of the maximum crime novels ever written.
By Bill Pronzini
Invoice Pronzini’s anonymous detective has a cause to have a good time. He received his inner most investigator’s license again and a brand new task at the related day. Arleen Bradford desires him to find her estranged father who’s been a hobo driving the rails for your time. The family’s come into a few funds and Arleen thinks her father must have his percentage. Her sister, Hannah, disagrees and attempts to cajole anonymous to not search for him. yet Arleen’s a paying purchaser and her intentions seem to be extra honorable than her sister’s. Complicating Nameless’ lifestyles is a request from an outdated police good friend, now out of labor, to turn into Nameless’ companion, whatever anonymous isn’t definite might paintings.