Dangerous Odds: My Secret Life Inside an Illegal Billion Dollar Sports Betting Operation

By Marisa Lankester

Soon to be a WARNER BROS. motion picture starring MARGOT ROBBIE (Wolf of Wall road, Focus), produced via movie 360 (Game of Thrones).

DANGEROUS ODDS - a actual Crime Thriller Memoire -  is the explosive, by no means been informed, backstage investigate the area of unlawful activities having a bet, published by means of an insider, who occurs to be a woman.  Marisa Lankester, a tender good looks with a privileged long island upbringing, stumbles into the backdoor of the biggest unlawful activities having a bet association within the united states, run by way of Ron The Cigar Sacco.  Marisa, a thrill seeker, maneuvers herself into this mob run males in simple terms bookmaking operation and together with her appears to be like and brains, turns into a relied on insider.   alongside the best way, Marisa falls in love with Sacco's enterprise associate, charismatic Tony. In an try and stay away from the wrath of the FBI, Marisa and Tony relocate Sacco's operation from la first to Las Vegas after which to the Dominican Republic the place playing is legal.  What starts off as a enjoyable and intriguing experience at the Caribbean island, the place the tall, blond good looks additionally turns into a best version, morphs right into a twisted nightmare. it's also the romantic story of a pretty, clever younger lady whose love for a charismatic and good-looking Italian-American leads her down the line into crime, incarceration and rape.  

DANGEROUS ODDS is the last word mistery mystery and suspense page-turner that attracts the reader into what's the adrenaline pumped and genius global of activities playing and betting. 

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Property Crime in London, 1850-Present

By William M. Meier

This publication examines London’s transformation from the mid-Victorian “miracle” of low and diminishing crime to its prestige as a high-crime society on the outset of the twenty-first century. It treats six varieties of misdeed—burglary, shopbreaking, shoplifting, self belief schemes, theft, and drug smuggling—as consultant of certain levels within the evolution of criminality and the criminal-justice procedure in glossy Britain. this is often the 1st publication to supply an expansive research of twentieth-century thieves and to problem the proposal that they operated in a self-contained underworld. It argues that to appreciate the expansion of lawbreaking we needs to attach sensational and mundane offenses alike to their social and monetary contexts, with a selected specialize in how those contexts, together with event in the penal process, formed legal decision-making and improved possibilities for transgression.

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Aftershock: A Thriller

By Andrew Vachss

FIRST IN a brand new SERIES

Dell, an ex-Legionnaire was operating as a mercenary while he first saw Dolly, a nurse with Médecins Sans Frontières. When they later married, Dell abandoned his paintings, and Dolly shed her identity. But no longer her calling—she turned a instructor, confidant, and defender of dozens of childrens of their Coastal Oregon village. When the megastar softball pitcher weapons down a favored boy at the final day of school, Dolly is familiar with this is often no "school shooting". She is going all-in to protect "Mighty Mary" McCoy, even to the level of unleashing her deadly husband.

As Dolly makes use of her contacts to achieve entry to clinical secrets, Dell returns to his no-boundaries prior. Using guile, extortion, shadow networks--and, finally, an act of terrorism—he uncovers the mystery MaryLou used to be keen to sacrifice her personal lifestyles to guard . . . a soul-killing ceremony of passage demanded of the town’s so much weak ladies, together with her child sister subsequent on that list.

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GBH (Soho Crime)

By Ted Lewis

The misplaced masterwork of British crime icon Ted Lewis—author of Get Carter—is an unnerving story of paranoia and insanity within the center of the past due Nineteen Seventies London legal underworld.

In London, George Fowler heads a profitable felony syndicate that focuses on unlawful pornography. Fowler is king, with a stunning lady at his facet and a swanky penthouse workplace, yet his global is in jeopardy. a person is undermining his empire from inside of, and Fowler turns into more and more ruthless in his pursuit of the unknown traitor, trusting an ever smaller set of advisers.

Juxtaposed with the phobia and violence of Fowler’s final days in London is the flash-forward narrative of his hideout bunker in a tiny English seashore city, the place he skulks in the course of the low season, attempting to salvage his fallen empire. simply because it turns out attainable for Fowler to upward thrust back, one other set off could cause his overall, irreparable unraveling.

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Salvation Boulevard: A Novel

By Larry Beinhart

A few instances try out a personal investigator’s wits, others attempt his braveness, and nonetheless others, his personality. In Salvation Boulevard, P.I. Carl Van Wagener has stumbled on a case that exams all of them, after which is going directly to attempt his soul. A professor is lifeless and a suspect—who has confessed—is in custody. yet not anything is what it kind of feels. in any case, the useless guy is an atheist professor, the accused an Islamic international scholar, the safeguard legal professional a Jew, and the detective a Born back Christian. As Carl will get deeper and deeper into the research of the demise of professor Nathaniel MacLeod, his most simple ideals and relationships are attempted and his international is became the wrong way up. The mega-church, the pastor, and his new spouse who've redeemed Carl from a lifetime of grim debauchery insist on his shedding the case. yet he can’t cease trying to find the true killer and the truth—no topic what the private cost.
Salvation Boulevard is a page-turning mystery within the culture of John Grisham and Richard Condon that grapples with the ecstatic and entropic nature of spiritual religion in modern the USA.

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Bryant & May on the Loose: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery

By Christopher Fowler

The bizarre Crimes Unit is not any more—disbanded, comprehensive, kaput. After years of defying the percentages and infuriating their superiors, detectives Arthur Bryant and John can have ultimately crossed the road. whereas Bryant takes to his mattress, his bathrobe, and his esoteric books, the remainder of the group takes to the streets searching for new careers—until considered one of them stumbles upon a grotesque murder.

Now the Unit is again for an encore performance—in a rented workplace without desktop community, no felony authority, and a damaged rest room. They’ve bought until eventually the tip of the week to unravel a secret with hyperlinks to gangland crime, the 2012 London Olympics, and a half-man, half-stag creature that’s wearing off younger ladies. It’s the type of case that Bryant and will reside to resolve . . . and it can be the one who ultimately kills them.

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Shrink Rap (Sunny Randall)

By Robert B. Parker

Boston P.I. Sunny Randall is going at the highway to guard a bestselling author—and uncovers a global of darkish secrets—in the hot novel by means of the Grand Master.

Melanie Joan corridor is a bestselling writer in a bind. Her writer wishes her to travel on behalf of her most modern blockbuster, and Melanie Joan wishes a bodyguard-cum-escort to guard her from an overbearing ex-husband whose presence unnerves her to the purpose of hysteria. Sunny’s cool demeanor, cop heritage, and P.I. smarts are an quick balm for the older lady. Sunny starts to experience that Melanie Joan’s ex—a psychotherapist—is now not your easy stalker, and while an incident at a e-book signing leaves the ex bloodied and the writer subconscious, it’s transparent the stakes are excessive. Having made up our minds that the one approach to crack the case is from the interior, Sunny enters treatment, in basic terms to find a few traumatic truths approximately herself . . . whereas placing her existence at the line.
Gripping, nuanced, and full of Parker’s signature discussion and mental perception, Shrink Rap is a winner.

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The Keep

By Jennifer Egan

Award-winning writer Jennifer Egan brilliantly conjures a global from which break out is very unlikely and the place the continue –the tower, the final stand –is either every thing worthy holding and the very factor that has to be surrendered on the way to live to tell the tale.

Two cousins, irreversibly broken by way of a adolescence prank, reunite two decades later to renovate a medieval fortress in jap Europe. In an atmosphere of maximum paranoia, bring to an end from the skin global, the boys reenact the sign occasion in their adolescence, with much more catastrophic effects. and because the complete horror in their hindrance unfolds, a prisoner, in detention center for an unnamed crime, recounts an unforgettable tale that seamlessly brings the crimes of the previous and current into piercing relation.

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Blood and Justice: A Private Investigator Mystery Series (A Jake & Annie Lincoln Thriller) (Volume 1)

By Rayven T. Hill

    When sixteen-year-old Jenny James is going lacking, and the neighborhood police are not able to discover her, the girl’s frantic mom hires inner most investigators Jake and Annie Lincoln to go looking for her daughter.
    When the physique of Jenny’s boyfriend is stumbled on, the secret of her disappearance deepens. Shaken out in their convenience region of web searches and poring over public documents, the couple quickly locate themselves dealing with the scary threat they're searching for the most recent sufferer of a serial killer.
    As extra our bodies pile up, the city is gripped with worry. it kind of feels nobody is secure, and the Lincolns race to resolve an very unlikely puzzle earlier than they turn into the killer’s subsequent sufferers.
About This secret Series
   Book 1: Blood and Justice
   Book 2: chilly Justice
   Book 3: Justice for Hire
   Book 4: Captive Justice
   Book 5: Justice Overdue
   Book 6: Justice Returns
   Book 7: own Justice
   Book 8: Silent Justice
   Book 9: internet of Justice
   Book 10: Fugitive Justice
   Book 11: Profane Justice (Coming Next)

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The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike)

By Robert Galbraith

A wonderful debut secret in a vintage vein: Detective Cormoran Strike investigates a supermodel's suicide.

After wasting his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is simply scraping by means of as a personal investigator. Strike is all the way down to one customer, and collectors are calling. He has additionally simply damaged up along with his longtime female friend and resides in his office.

Then John Bristow walks via his door with an grand tale: His sister, thelegendary stick insect Lula Landry, recognized to her buddies because the Cuckoo, famously fell to her demise a number of months prior. The police governed it a suicide, yet John refuses to think that. The case plunges Strike into the realm of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and determined designers, and it introduces him to each number of excitement, enticement, seduction, and fable identified to man.

You might imagine you recognize detectives, yet you have got by no means met one relatively like Strike. you might imagine you recognize in regards to the prosperous and well-known, yet you've got by no means noticeable them lower than an research like this.

Introducing Cormoran Strike, this is often the acclaimed first crime novel by means of J.K. Rowling, writing below the pseudonym Robert Galbraith.

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