Download and read online Snake Skin in PDF and EPUB Can you save everyone – or must you choose? Lucy Guardino is a detective on the frontline. The first in a New York Times bestselling series for fans of Angela Marsons, Helen H. Durrant and Val McDermid "Everything a great thriller should be – action packed, authentic, and intense" Lee Child Lucy Guardino runs the FBI's Sexual Assault team. Until the day she comes up against a predator more vicious and cunning than any she's ever tackled, one who could force Lucy to choose between the young victim and her own daughter... As the situation threatens to spiral out of control, can Lucy outsmart the killer before it’s too late? Can she hold it together in the face of organised crime and, worse, betrayal? Snake Skin is the first novel in the Lucy Guardino Thrillers series. If you enjoy edge-of-your-seat suspense, strong characters and an electrifying pace, then you'll love this adrenaline rush of a thriller. The Lucy Guardino crime thrillers are perfect for readers of Robert Bryndza or Mark Billingham or fans of Happy Valley. Watch out for more Lucy Guardino 1. Snake Skin 2. Blood Stained 3. Kill Zone 4. After Shock 5. Hard Fall 6. Bad Break And look out for the new Lucy Guardino series, Beacon Falls, coming this May 1. Last Light (May 2016) 2. Devil Smoke (July 2016) 3. Open Grave (Feb 2017) What people are saying about Snake Skin and CJ Lyons “A compelling new voice in thriller writing...I love how the characters come alive on every page.” – New York Times bestselling author Jeffery Deaver “Wow. That one word pretty much says it all. With the opening page, C.J. grabbed me by the throat and didn’t let go until the last page. Snake Skin is definitely one of the best suspense novels I’ve read.” – Vicky, Goodreads “Breathtakingly fast-paced.” – Publishers Weekly “A pulse-pounding adrenaline rush!” – Lisa Gardner “CJ Lyons books are so accurate. I work at a police department and she is right on in her research.” – Debbie Teti, Goodreads “Absolutely awesome.” – Sherry Gorman, Goodreads “As former FBI agent, I read a lot of books of this type. This is a very good one. It is very well researched... a compelling story which I had trouble putting down. The characters were real, to the point of reminding me of an agent, who was every bit as dedicated, smart, and fearless as Lucy Guardino. I highly recommend it.” – Mark Lewis, Amazon “This is the first book that I have read by CJ Lyons. And it will not be my last. This book held my attention from beginning to end. Literally. I read the book in one sitting... This is an action packed thriller that will leave you wanting more. Can't wait to get my hands on another CJ Lyons book.” – Shae Russ, Amazon “...the plotline just keeps moving like a freight train” – K. Sommerkamp, Amazon “Highly engaging characters, heart-stopping scenes...one great rollercoaster ride that will not be stopping anytime soon.” – Bookreporter.com
Download and read online Kill Zone in PDF and EPUB The brutal murder of a teenage girl ... Lucy Guardino is back. The violence is the worst she’s ever seen, the stakes are higher than ever...and things get personal. It’s a vicious crime: the brutal killing of a teenaged girl. When detectives call FBI Agent Lucy Guardino to the scene, their focus is on who and why? Was it the girl’s Afghan father striving to regain his honor after she became too Westernized? Her Jewish boyfriend? Someone from Afghanistan settling an old grudge? Or one of the drug cartels the father helped bring down seeking revenge? Meanwhile former Marine Sergeant Andre Stone has been home a month, but has yet to leave the safe haven of his grandmother’s house. Andre’s disfiguring physical scars are the least of his worries. The emotional wounds of seeing his men massacred in a raid gone wrong have left him numb. All he can think about is revenge on Rashid Raziq, the man behind the raid. When Andre is offered a chance at vengeance, the only question is: How far will he go to get it? As Lucy’s hometown is engulfed in flames, a violent narco-terrorist turns the city into a kill zone...In the dark of night Lucy and Andre both learn that secrets hide in shadows. This gripping thriller from CJ Lyons is perfect for readers of Lee Child, Jeffrey Deaver and Lisa Gardner. Filled with heart-stopping suspense, it is a crime thriller that won’t let go. Watch out for more Lucy Guardino Lucy Guardino will do whatever it takes to stop violent predators 1. Snake Skin 2. Blood Stained 3. Kill Zone 4. After Shock 5. Hard Fall 6. Bad Break And look out for the new Lucy Guardino series, Beacon Falls, coming this May 1. Last Light (May 2016) 2. Devil Smoke (July 2016) 3. Open Grave (Feb 2017) What people are saying about Kill Zone and CJ Lyons “A pulse-pounding adrenalin rush!” – Lisa Gardner “Highly engaging characters, heart-stopping scenes... one great rollercoaster ride that will not be stopping anytime soon.” – Bookreporter.com “Packed with adrenalin.” – David Morrell ‘A+. In true CJ Lyons fashion, this book pulls no punches. It's an in-your-face, no-holds-barred story depicting the cruel world of murder and drugs. As with all of her other books, CJ Lyons never disappoints. She is a brilliant writer and storyteller both, which is not often found in an author.’ – BookingIt.net ‘CJ Lyons has done it again. This is the latest in the Lucy Guardino mysteries... and I have to say this is the most intense and action packed of all.’ – Carol Hoefs, Amazon ‘One of the best books I have read in recent years.’ – Marilyn Hiliau, Amazon ‘Another awesome read, very exciting and full of twists and turns. Keeps you on the edge of your seat from page one!’ – Sheila Faulk ‘Lyons has a fascinating premise: a city taken over by gangs and dope dealers--and she plays it out beautifully. The characters we're come to be intrigued by in previous work are back, but in unexpected ways. Just when I think I'm sure what one will do, he or she surprises me with a move I didn't see coming. Buy it! You won't be sorry.’ – Jerry Harber, Amazon
Download and read online Blood Stained in PDF and EPUB Lucy Guardino, your average Pittsburgh soccer mom, baking brownies and carrying a loaded forty-caliber Glock, is back! From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author CJ Lyons, Book #2 in the critically acclaimed, international bestselling Lucy Guardino FBI Thriller series. Once a shining star in the FBI’s roster, Lucy finds herself sidelined, chained to a desk, until a mysterious letter forces her to return to the crime scene where she almost died at the hands of a serial killer, a killer she killed…or did she? BLOOD STAINED is the second novel in the Lucy Guardino FBI Thrillers series. If you enjoy captivating suspense, intelligent storytelling, strong and vulnerable characters, and a freight-train pace, then you'll love this adrenaline rush of a heart-pounding thriller.
Download and read online Devil Smoke in PDF and EPUB From New York Times bestselling author CJ Lyons, the unputdownable follow-up to Last Light perfect for fans of Lisa Gardner, Angela Marsons and Helen H. Durrant “Everything a great thriller should be – action-packed, authentic, and intense” Lee Child on CJ Lyons’ Rock Bottom Lucy Guardino still feels like the new kid on the block among her tight-knit team at Beacon Falls cold case unit... until a young woman with memory loss shines a spotlight on one of Lucy's team members. Tommy Worth left his job as an emergency ward doctor to join the Beacon Group after his wife went missing, leaving him to raise their five-year-old daughter alone. Now the press is hounding him on the anniversary of her disappearance. Distracting himself with work at Beacon Falls fails miserably, after the woman he is trying to help becomes the target of an anonymous stalker. When you can’t even recall who you are, how do you know who to trust? Or who to run from? Devil Smoke is the second Beacon Falls novel featuring Lucy Guardino, but they can be read out of order. If you enjoy gripping suspense, intelligent storytelling, strong characters and a freight-train pace, then you'll love this adrenaline rush of a crime thriller from “a master of the genre”. Join the millions of readers who've fallen for CJ Lyons and grab your copy of Devil Smoke today! Beacon Falls Mysteries featuring Lucy Guardino: Last Light Devil Smoke Open Grave (coming February 2017) Lucy Guardino FBI Thrillers in order: Snake Skin Blood Stained Kill Zone (a Suspense Magazine Best Novel of the Year) After Shock Hard Fall (Thriller Award Winner) Bad Break Praise for CJ Lyons: “A compelling new voice in thriller writing ... I love how the characters come alive on every page” Jeffery Deaver “Highly engaging characters, heart-stopping scenes ... one great rollercoaster ride that will not be stopping anytime soon” Bookreporter.com “Storylines as hypnotic as the characters are magnetic ... (Lyons) delights and satisfies” National Examiner “CJ Lyons imparts such realism, it is hard not to become emotionally invested. Intense. Edgy. Believable. Highly recommend!” Best Fiction Books on Snake Skin “TOP PICK! 4 1/2 Stars: Combine Dirty Harry with a loving wife and mother and you might end up with Lucy Guardino ... you won’t be able to put this one down.” RT Book Reviews on Snake Skin “An action-packed thriller from page one! An amazing fast-paced story with characters that jump off the page and capture your heart. A must read!” My Book Addiction on Blood Stained “CJ Lyons never disappoints ... a true page turner I didn’t want to put down ... she is a brilliant writer and storyteller both. ” BookingIt.net on Kill Zone
Download and read online Blind Faith in PDF and EPUB Sarah Durandt knows the killer is dead. She watched him die from a lethal injection in the execution chamber. But Sarah finds little comfort in knowing that the deranged psychopath who murdered her husband and son will never kill again. Since he never revealed the location of their bodies, she never found a sense of closure. So now, Sarah has decided to return to her home in the Adirondacks, to search for whatever remains of her loved ones. An unmarked grave. An article of clothing. Anything to make this terrible dream seem real. But what Sarah uncovers is far more unnerving—and much too horrifying—to even consider... Maybe they executed the wrong man. Maybe the killer is still out there. Maybe, for Sarah, the nightmare is just beginning.
Download and read online Last Light in PDF and EPUB A brutally murdered family... a wronged man in prison From bestselling author CJ Lyons comes a new, standalone Lucy Guardino series. For fans of Lisa Gardner, Angela Marsons and Helen H. Durrant ‘Everything a great thriller should be – action packed, authentic, and intense.’ #1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Child 1987: Lily Martin is horrifically murdered along with her young child in Texas. Today: Life should be easy after leaving the FBI – but not if you’re detective Lucy Guardino. Lucy has always seen herself as a normal mum who happened to have a job chasing the worst of the worst. But after a violent predator targets her family and she’s injured, Lucy sacrifices her career at the Bureau. She joins the Beacon Group, a firm that specializes in cold cases and brings justice to forgotten victims. Lucy fears she’s traded the elite for shepherding a team of amateurs. Her fears appear justified when she’s partnered with TK O’Connor, an army veteran struggling with her transition to ordinary life. They are sent to rural Texas to investigate a case that’s already been closed with the killers behind bars for twenty-nine years. But who really killed Lily Martin and her infant daughter? Why was an entire family targeted for annihilation? What price will Lucy pay when she fights to expose a truth people will kill to keep buried? Last Light is the start of a Lucy Guardino series which can be read on its own. If you enjoy captivating suspense, intelligent storytelling, strong and vulnerable characters, and a freight-train pace, then you’ll love this adrenaline rush of a heart-pounding thriller. Watch out for more Lucy Guardino Lucy Guardino will do whatever it takes to find the truth in the Beacon Falls novels Last Light Devil Smoke Open Grave (Feb 2017) Also look out for the Lucy Guardino Thrillers, out now. Snake Skin Blood Stained Kill Zone After Shock Hard Fall Bad Break Praise for CJ Lyons ‘A compelling new voice in thriller writing...I love how the characters come alive on every page.’ New York Times bestselling author Jeffery Deaver ‘Top Pick! A fascinating and intense thriller.’ RT Book Reviews ‘An intense, emotional thriller...(that) climbs to the edge of intensity.’ National Examiner ‘Highly engaging characters, heart-stopping scenes...one great rollercoaster ride that will not be stopping anytime soon.’ Bookreporter.com ‘Adrenalin pumping.’ The Mystery Gazette ‘Riveting.’ Publishers Weekly Beyond Her Book ‘Characters with beating hearts and three dimensions.’ Newsday ‘A pulse-pounding adrenalin rush!’ Lisa Gardner ‘CJ Lyons certainly knows the elements that make for an exciting read. I could easily see Last Light as a big screen feature film.’ Linda’s Book Bag ‘Packed with adrenalin.’ David Morrell ‘...Harrowing, emotional, action-packed and brilliantly realized.’ Susan Wiggs ‘Explodes on the page...I absolutely could not put it down.’ Romance Readers’ Connection ‘What a fantastic concept and a great, great book ... I found this book hard to put down and heartily recommend it.’ Damp Pebbles ‘By the end I was pretty much on the edge of my seat as it certainly picks up pace and is rather hair-raising to say the least!’ By the Letter Book Reviews ‘A great thrilling tale with a colourful cast of characters.’ My Chestnut Reading Tree ‘The plot is slick, it basks in suspense, and it’s positively glowing from the wealth of key characters.’ Little Bookness Lane ‘Fast paced and full of action, Last Light reads like it should be a blockbuster movie.’ Bibliophile Book Club ‘Packed full of action, thrills and suspense.’ Celeste Loves Books
Download and read online Bhagavad Gita in PDF and EPUB Shares a Hindu message of faith and inspiration as it discusses the purpose of war, the importance of duty, and the spiritual nature of existence.
Download and read online The J J Graves Mysteries in PDF and EPUB Books 1-3 of the J.J. Graves Mystery series by New York Times bestselling author Liliana Hart available as a box set for the very first time! DIRTY LITTLE SECRETS: J.J. Graves has seen a lot of dead bodies in her line of work... She's not only in the mortuary business, but she's also the coroner for King George County, Virginia. When a grisly murder is discovered in the small town of Bloody Mary, it's up to J.J. and her best friend, Detective Jack Lawson, to bring the victim justice. The murders are piling up... When a popular mystery writer shows up on J.J.'s doorstep with plans of writing his new book about the Bloody Mary Serial Killer, J.J. has to decide if he might be going above and beyond the call of duty to create the spine tinglers he's so well known for. Passions are rising... J.J and Jack discover each victim had a shocking secret, and the very foundation of J.J.'s life is in danger of crumbling when it turns out she’s harboring secrets of her own—secrets that make her a perfect target in a deadly game. A DIRTY SHAME: J.J. Graves is back in Bloody Mary, but she's a long way from feeling at home. Between her physical scars from being the target of a murderer and the emotional scars left by her parents, she doesn't know who she can trust. But death doesn't stop for anyone. The first murder is grisly. The second even more so. And though things are shaky between them, she and her best friend, Jack, have no choice but to join forces and find the killer. Because the life of someone they love dearly hangs in the balance. DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDREL: Can ghosts really talk? J.J. Graves is about to find out when her past comes back to haunt her. But before she and Jack can resolve her past, they need to deal with his. Six years ago Jack was left for dead during a SWAT raid he commanded. He never speaks of what happened that day, but he doesn't have a choice after someone starts murdering his men. According to the FBI, Jack is either next on the list, or he's the one behind it all.
Download and read online Wanderlust in PDF and EPUB This book documents the impulses that drive Elisabeth Eaves' insatiable hunger for the rush of the unfamiliar. She is both restless vagabond and astute observer as she crisscrosses five continents, chasing the exotic in both culture and romance. She loses herself in the jungles of Papua New Guinea, rekindles old love and new passion in Cairo, and finds an intinerant brotherhood of raucous men in the land Down Under. Like the random possessions she leaves in her wake, from Australia to Yemen, she also leaves behind a string of lovers. But this is about more than just sensual conquest; it is also a journey of self-discovery, in which her pursuit ultimately guides her home - back cover.