Borderline

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ISBN: 9781781167786
Release Date: 2014-05-23
Number of pages: 115
Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Borderline in PDF and EPUB THE SCORCHING PULP NOVEL BY LAWRENCE BLOCK, AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 50 YEARS! On the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico, five lives are about to intertwine — with fatal results. You'll meet MARTY: the professional gambler who rolls the dice on a night with... MEG: the bored divorcee who seeks excitement and finds... LILY: the beautiful hitchhiker lured into a live sex show by... CASSIE: the redhead with her own private agenda... and WEAVER: the madman, the killer with a straight razor in his pocket, on the run from the police and determined to go down swinging! This is MWA Grand Master Lawrence Block at his rawest and most visceral, a bloody, bawdy, brutal story of passion and punishment — and of lines that were never meant to be crossed. PLUS: Three of Block's rarest short stories from the pulps, mapping the border between sanity and depravity...


Matt Helm The Intimidators

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ISBN: 9781783293018
Release Date: 2015-04-24
Number of pages: 320
Author: Donald Hamilton
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Matt Helm The Intimidators in PDF and EPUB It was a double mission this time. Firstly, to terminate a top-notch enemy agent. Secondly, to locate the missing fiancée of a Texas oil millionaire, lost in the Bermuda Triangle. Somehow these two cases were connected, but it wasn't clear how until more high-profile types disappeared. They weren't dead, just part of a deadly little game...


Borderline Crime

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ISBN: 9781487501273
Release Date: 2016-10-11
Number of pages: 304
Author: Bradley Miller
Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Download and read online Borderline Crime in PDF and EPUB Borderline Crime examines how law reacted to the challenge of the border in British North America and post-Confederation Canada.Miller also reveals how the law remained confused, amorphous, and often ineffectual at confronting the threat of the border to the rule of law.


Millionenraub am Nil

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ISBN: 3548013937
Release Date: 1971-01
Number of pages: 157
Author: Michael Crichton
Publisher:

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So Nude So Dead

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ISBN: 9781783293612
Release Date: 2015-07-17
Number of pages: 224
Author: Ed McBain
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online So Nude So Dead in PDF and EPUB He'd been a promising piano prodigy, once. Now he was just an addict, scraping to get by, letting his hunger for drugs consume him. But a man's life can always get worse - as Ray Stone discovers when he wakes up beside a beautiful nightclub singer only to find her dead... and 16 ounces of pure heroin missing. On the run from the law, desperate to prove his innocence and find a killer, Ray also faces another foe, merciless and unforgiving: his growing craving for a fix...


Thieves Fall Out

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ISBN: 9781783292486
Release Date: 2015-04-10
Number of pages: 240
Author: Gore Vidal
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Thieves Fall Out in PDF and EPUB The lost pulp crime novel by great American novelist Gore Vidal! Hired to smuggle an ancient artefact out of Egypt, Pete Wells finds himself the target of killers and femme fatales - and just one step away from triggering a revolution that will set Cairo aflame!


Brainquake

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ISBN: 9781781168202
Release Date: 2014-08-15
Number of pages: 320
Author: Samuel Fuller
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Brainquake in PDF and EPUB The bagmen who transport money for organized crime live by a special set of rules: no relationships, no ties...no alcohol, no women...no talking...and never, ever look inside the bag you're carrying. For more than ten years, despite suffering from a rare brain disorder, Paul Page was the perfect bagman. But that ended the day he saw a beautiful Mob wife become a Mob widow. Now Paul is going to break every one of the rules he's lived by to protect the woman he loves — even if it means he might be left holding the bag...


Quarry s Choice

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ISBN: 9781783290857
Release Date: 2015-01-09
Number of pages: 256
Author: Max Allan Collins
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Quarry s Choice in PDF and EPUB Quarry is a pro in the murder business. When the man he works for becomes a target himself, Quarry is sent South to remove a traitor in the ranks. But in this wide-open city - with sin everywhere, and betrayal around every corner - Quarry must make the most dangerous choice of his deadly career: who to kill?


The Great Pictorial History of World Crime

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ISBN: 9781461712152
Release Date: 2004-04-29
Number of pages: 1200
Author: Jay Robert Nash
Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Download and read online The Great Pictorial History of World Crime in PDF and EPUB This unparalleled reference spans the entire scope of world history offering a thorough investigation into the most infamous crimes and their perpetrators throughout recorded time. Arranged by subject, from Assassination to Terrorism, each chapter begins with an essay that introduces the topic and provides a concise overview of the historical, social, and very often, political significance of the crime. Subjects are further developed crime-by-crime, from ancient to modern times through descriptive entries covering the criminal acts, modus operandi, criminal background information, and motives along with insightful anecdotes. Every major crime category is presented as a separate, all-inclusive history. This arrangement facilitates the Encyclopedia's readability as well as its usefulness by specialists and nonspecialists alike who need a "first-stop" resource. Within the two-volumes there are thousands of in-depth profiles and more than 2,000 illustrations, almost half of which are published here for the first time and drawn from the author's personal collection of photographs, drawings, and primary documents. Through these fascinating and revealing graphics, the sinister and startling face of crime is exposed in all its blatant and deceptive poses. Riveting details and history-altering facts will engage and inform all who seek information within these volumes. An extensive bibliography of more than 5,000 entries and a comprehensive proper name and subject index make this an easy-to-use and essential reference for those searching for details of the people, places, and events in the world of crime. Author Jay Robert Nash draws upon his exhaustive personal collection of images to offer more than 2,000 illustrations and more than a million words that bring to life history's most notorious criminals in engrossing and exacting detail. Libraries who purchased Nash's Encyclopedia of World Crime will want to update and expand their collection with these new volumes from the "Dean of American True-


Circle of Sinners

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ISBN: 1535034688
Release Date: 2016-06-30
Number of pages: 188
Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

Download and read online Circle of Sinners in PDF and EPUB Because they were collected into a single hardcover volume published by Subterranean Press, a good number of readers are acquainted with my three collaborations with Donald E. Westlake. That's not the case with CIRCLE OF SINNERS, a similar joint effort undertaken with another longstanding (and, I'm pleased to say, still standing) friend and colleague, Hal Dresner. Unlike two of the Block/Westlake titles, CIRCLE OF SINNERS did not bear a joint byline; Nightstand issued it as "by Don Holliday," which was in fact Hal's pen name. (To increase the level of confusion, one book of mine was originally published under that pen name, though I'm not entirely certain why; it's since been reissued by Hard Case Crime under my name and retitled BORDERLINE, and just the other day my Hollywood agent reported a movie guy inquiring about rights. Trust me, nothing will come of it.) But I digress. It's a pleasure to be able to bring back CIRCLE OF SINNERS, which was both easy and enjoyable to write-and, I can but hope, to read. The model here was REIGEN, a very successful play of Arthur Schnitzler's, better known as LA RONDE, the title of the French-language film by Max Ophuls. The structure-a chain of affairs, which each character in turn hooking up with someone else, served as the model for at least three additional films, beginning with Roger Vadim's CIRCLE OF LOVE in 1964. Well, Hal and I got there ahead of Vadim, though surely with less impact. I might add that one short novel of Schnitzler's, CASANOVA'S HOMECOMING, was on the shelves of my parents' library, and I had the great good fortune to read it at an impressionable age. (Come to think of it, I don't believe I ever had an age that wasn't impressionable. Never mind.) Schnitzler may have been more of an influence on my development as a writer than I've realized, and I suspect it would be interesting and enjoyable to read some more of his work. But for now we've got CIRCLE OF SINNERS-complete, in this instance, with the original Nightstand cover. That's something, isn't it?"


Lasst Knochen sprechen

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ISBN: 9783641138264
Release Date: 2014-01-27
Number of pages: 352
Author: Kathy Reichs
Publisher: Karl Blessing Verlag

Download and read online Lasst Knochen sprechen in PDF and EPUB Die erfolgreichste Forensikerin der Welt Ein ermordetes Mädchen, die Überreste zweier Motorradfahrer und der ausgegrabene Schädel einer jungen Frau – damit hat die forensische Anthropologin Tempe Brennan im wahrsten Sinne des Wortes alle Hände voll zu tun. Doch als sie einen brisanten Zusammenhang zwischen den Toten und zwei verfeindeten Motorrad-Banden erahnt, gerät nicht nur Tempe in Lebensgefahr. Leider entwickelt auch ihr Neffe Kit ein verhängnisvolles Faible für Motorräder ...


Gone Girl Das perfekte Opfer

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ISBN: 9783104027098
Release Date: 2013-08-22
Number of pages: 576
Author: Gillian Flynn
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag

Download and read online Gone Girl Das perfekte Opfer in PDF and EPUB ›GONE GIRL – DAS PERFEKTE OPFER‹ – Der Megaseller aus den USA – Nun auch im Taschenbuch! „Was denkst du gerade, Amy?” Diese Frage habe ich ihr oft während unserer Ehe gestellt. Ich glaube, das fragt man sich immer wieder: Was denkst du? Wer bist du? Wie gut kennt man eigentlich den Menschen, den man liebt? Genau diese Fragen stellt sich Nick Dunne am Morgen seines fünften Hochzeitstages, dem Morgen, an dem seine Frau Amy spurlos verschwindet. Die Polizei verdächtigt sogleich Nick. Amys Freunde berichten, dass sie Angst vor ihm hatte. Er schwört, dass das nicht wahr ist. Dann erhält er sonderbare Anrufe. Was geschah mit Nicks wunderbarer Frau Amy? Selten wurde so raffiniert, abgründig und brillant manipuliert wie in diesem Psychogramm einer Ehe - ein teuflisch gutes Lesevergnügen.


Little Odessa

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ISBN: 9781453259634
Release Date: 2012-06-19
Number of pages: 272
Author: Joseph Koenig
Publisher: Open Road Media

Download and read online Little Odessa in PDF and EPUB In the grimy hell of Brighton Beach, a stripper needs smarts to surviveIn the waning years of the Soviet Union, only the very young or very old are allowed to immigrate to the United States. Places like Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach—or, as residents call it, “Little Odessa”—are flooded with teenage strivers eager to shake their accents and take what America has to offer. Kate Piro is as ambitious as they come, but her pluck only gets her as far as Times Square’s Starlight Club, where she dances naked under the stage name M. Anita Supreme. After being assaulted by a drunken Nigerian diplomat, Kate meets a kindly cop who falls hard for the headstrong stripper. He wants to save her—or at least sleep with her—but Kate doesn’t need his help. She’s determined to get out of Brighton Beach, even though every man she meets drags her deeper into a cesspit of sleaze, vice, and murder.


Schwere Pers nlichkeitsst rungen

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ISBN: 3608953698
Release Date: 1992
Number of pages: 539
Author: Otto F. Kernberg
Publisher: Klett-Cotta

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Joyland

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ISBN: 9783641147075
Release Date: 2014-04-15
Number of pages: 368
Author: Stephen King
Publisher: Heyne Verlag

Download and read online Joyland in PDF and EPUB Ein unheimliches Vergnügen – der neue große Roman von Stephen King Stephen Kings Bestseller Der Anschlag – seine Zeitreise in die Sechzigerjahre – wurde von der Kritik einhellig in höchsten Tönen gelobt. In Joyland nun nimmt der Autor den Leser auf einen Trip in die Siebzigerjahre mit. Auf verhängnisvolle Weise kreuzen sich in einem kleinen Vergnügungspark die Wege eines untergetauchten Mörders und eines Kindes. Und mitten im sich überschlagenden Geschehen steht ein junger, unschuldiger Student und weiß: Irgendwann ist es mit der Unschuld vorbei. Irgendwann hört jeder Spaß auf. Um sich sein Studium zu finanzieren, arbeitet Devin Jones während der Semesterferien im Vergnügungspark Joyland an der Küste von North Carolina. Drei Dinge sind es, die ihn im Laufe des Sommers 1973 vor allem beschäftigen: Seine große Liebe Wendy gibt ihm per Brief den Laufpass. In der Geisterbahn Horror House soll es spuken, nachdem dort ein Mädchen ermordet wurde. Und er fragt sich, welches Geheimnis sich wohl hinter der schönen jungen Frau mit ihrem behinderten Sohn verbirgt, an deren Strandvilla er jeden Tag vorbeikommt. Vom unbekümmerten Schaustellerleben in Joyland fasziniert, verlängert Devin seinen Aufenthalt. Mit seinen neugierigen Nachforschungen tritt er jedoch eine Lawine von Ereignissen los, bei denen es schließlich um Tod oder Leben geht ...