Archives for: "May 2011"

Carte Blanche

May 30th, 2011
Carte Blanche by Jeffery Deaver Fresh from Afghanistan, James Bond has been recruited to a new agency. Conceived in the post-9/11 world, it operates independent of Five, Six and the MoD, its very existence deniable. Its aim: to protect the Realm, by… more »

May 26th, 2011
People have an annoying habit of remembering things they shouldn't. Eragon by Christopher Paolini more »

The Drop

May 18th, 2011
The Drop by Michael Connelly Harry Bosch has been given three years before he must retire from the LAPD, and he wants cases more fiercely than ever. In one morning, he gets two. DNA from a 1989 rape and murder matches a 29-year-old convicted rapis… more »

May 17th, 2011
SHE: Let's pretend. HE: No -- I can't -- it's sentiment. SHE: You're not sentimental? HE: No, I'm romantic -- a sentimental person thinks things will last -- a romantic person hopes against hope that they won't. Sentiment is emotional. more »

The Jefferson Key - Steve Berry

May 16th, 2011
Four United States presidents have been assassinated—in 1865, 1881, 1901, and 1963—each murder seemingly unrelated and separated by time. But what if those presidents were all killed for the same reason: a clause in the United States Constitution—con… more »

May 9th, 2011
I am all in a sea of wonders. I doubt; I fear; I think strange things which I dare not confess to my own soul. God keep me, if only for the sake of those dear to me! more »

The Devil's Gold - Steve Berry

May 5th, 2011
Once he was called the Sphinx, a man so inscrutable that neither his adversaries nor fellow intelligence operatives could predict his next move. Now a contract agent with a secret mission, Jonathan Wyatt has gone rogue. For eight years he’s been… more »

May 3rd, 2011
Treslove looked up at the moon and let his head spin. He loved these warm high evenings, solitary and excluded. He took hold of the bars as though he meant to tear the gates down, but he did nothing violent, just listened to the park breathe. Anyone… more »

2011 Edgar Winners

May 2nd, 2011
Edgar® Awards to be presented on 4/28/11 Mystery Writers of America is the premier organization for mystery writers, professionals allied to the crime writing field, aspiring crime writers, and those who are devoted to the genre. MWA is dedicated to… more »