But when his girlfriend—the gorgeous judge Rachel Swenson—is abducted, Kelly realizes that the only way he’s going to find the killer is to excavate his own stormy past. A woman is shot as she waits for her train to work. An hour later, a second woman is killed as she rides an elevated train through the Loop.
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We All Fall Down Michael Kelly Series Book 4Vintage #ad - . And the most audacious page-turner yet from an emerging modern master. Hospitals become morgues. While the mayor postures, people begin to die, especially on the city’s grim West Side. L trains are converted into rolling hearses. Chicago cop turned private investigator Michael Kelly is racing to save his city from a deadly new foe: a biological weapon unleashed underground.
When a lightbulb falls in a subway tunnel, it releases a pathogen that could kill millions. Finally, michael kelly’s hunt for the people who poisoned his city takes him into the tangled underworld of Chicago’s West Side gangs and the even more frightening world of black biology—an elite discipline emerging from the nation’s premier labs, the government acts, sealing off entire sections of the city—but are they keeping people out or in? Meanwhile, where scientists play God and will stop at nothing to preserve their secrecy.
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The Fifth Floor: A Michael Kelley Novel Michael Kelly Series Book 2Vintage Crime/Black Lizard #ad - When kelly is hired by an old girlfriend to tail her abusive husband, he expects trouble of a domestic rather than a historical nature. The trail leads to a dead body in an abandoned house on Chicago's North Side and then to places Kelly would rather not go: specifically, City Hall's fabled fifth floor, where the mayor is feeling the heat.
. Along the way, he finds himself framed for murder, before finally facing a killer bent on rewriting history. Kelly becomes embroiled in a scam that stretches from current politics back to the night Chicago burned to the ground. Life, however, is not so simple. Private detective Michael Kelly returns in a lightning-paced, intricately woven mystery.
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Michael kelly is sitting in his office when he gets an anonymous e-mail offering to pay him nearly a quarter of a million dollars if he will find Perry, no questions asked. Kelly’s investigation begins with the woman Ray Perry left behind—his wife, Marie. And some of them could get Michael Kelly killed.
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To close the case, kelly will have to face the mob, his own double-crossing friends, a serial killer, and the mean streets of the city he loves.
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At northwestern's renowned journalism school, Ian Joyce has been invited to participate in a prestigious seminar that investigates wrongful convictions and forgotten cases. With only two other classmates--beautiful, last seen walking home from school, strong-willed Sarah Gold and enigmatically brilliant Jake Havens--he begins to investigate the long-ago murder of a young boy, ten-year-old Skylar Wingate, his body discovered three days later in a forest preserve.
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Pulse: A NovelEcco #ad - They find heartbreaking loss, sordid characters, and metaphysical conspiracies. The subsequent investigation leads the detectives deep into the Fitzsimmons brothers’ past. His best yet by far. Superb!” — lee childthe story of a boston murder that defies all expectations—optioned for film by 21 Laps, the company behind Stranger Things and ArrivalBoston, 1976.
In a small apartment above kenmore square, sixteen-year-old Daniel Fitzsimmons is listening to his landlord describe a seemingly insane theory about invisible pulses of light and energy that can be harnessed by the human mind. It's a story to get lost in. Stephen king“harvey’s lethal imagination is cranked to eleven in this one.
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Brighton: A NovelEcco #ad - Suddenly, kevin’s headed home—to protect a friend and the secret they share. Bobby would stay and face the music; Kevin’s future would remain bright as ever. He’s never been back to his old block, especially, having avoided his family and, Bobby Scales. He and his buddy bobby Scales had just committed heinous violence for what they thought were the best of reasons.
At least that was the way things were supposed to work, except in Brighton things never work the way they’re supposed to. Twenty-six years later, Kevin is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist for the Boston Globe. Thing is, you gotta kill it first. Kevin pearce—baseball star, honor student, the pride of Brighton—was fifteen when he left town in the back of his uncle’s cab.
Brighton: A Novel #ad - . To report this story to the end and protect those he loves, he must face not only an elusive, slippery killer, but his own corrupted conscience. A powerhouse of a thriller, brighton is a riveting and elegiac exploration of promises broken, debts owed, and old wrongs made right . Kevin didn’t want a pass, but he was getting it anyway.
Michael Harvey Thrillers 2-Book Bundle: The Chicago Way, The Fifth Floor Michael Kelly SeriesVintage Crime/Black Lizard #ad - To close both cases, a serial killer, Kelly will have to face the mob, and something rotten behind police lines. The fifth floor: when pi kelly is hired by an girlfriend to trail an abusive husband, he doesn’t expect to stumble across a corpse—and perhaps the answer to one of Chicago’s most enduring mysteries.
. The ensuing investigation takes kelly to places he’d rather not go, specifically to City Hall, where he gets embroiled in a scam that stretches from current politics back to the night of Chicago’s Great Fire, to face a killer bent on rewriting history. Here are his first two explosive neo-noir thrillers, together in one eBook, The Chicago Way and The Fifth Floor, with a bonus excerpt from We All Fall Down, the latest installment, due out in hardcover in summer 2011.
Michael Harvey Thrillers 2-Book Bundle: The Chicago Way, The Fifth Floor Michael Kelly Series #ad - See why michael harvey’s tough-talking, ex-cop-turned- private investigator Michael Kelly has been called Chicago’s answer to Raymond Chandler. The very next day, Kelly finds Gibbons dead. The chicago way: pi michael kelly—usually persona non grata with law enforcement—is hired by his former partner, John Gibbons, to look into the rape and battery case John was instructed to leave open eight years earlier.
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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 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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To replace the aid a miami church group must do the unthinkable and take funds from their Christmas toy fund for underprivileged kids. That doesn’t sit well with Danielle, but there’s no official case. So she takes a leaf from the playbook of her fiancé, Miami Jones. Danielle takes to the streets of miami and the high seas of the Caribbean to track down the stolen goods and make sure kids who deserve a chance get a Christmas to remember.