The rest of her working life is a stream of thankless cases, vicious pranks, and harassment. Atmospheric and unputdownable. People in bestselling author tana french’s newest “tour de force” The New York Times, being on the Murder Squad is nothing like Detective Antoinette Conway dreamed it would be.
The Trespasser: A Novel #ad - Is this case another step in the campaign to force her off the squad, or are there darker currents flowing beneath its polished surface? Antoinette knows the harassment has turned her paranoid, but she can’t tell just how far gone she is. And that her death won’t stay in its neat by-numbers box. Antoinette is savagely tough, but she’s getting close to the breaking point.
Their new case looks like yet another by-the-numbers lovers’ quarrel gone bad. There’s nothing unusual about her—except that Antoinette’s seen her somewhere before. Her partner, stephen Moran, is the only person who seems glad she’s there.
The Secret Place Dublin Murder Squad, Book 5Penguin Books #ad - Tana french is simply this: a truly great writer. Gillian flynn read the new york times bestseller by tana French, author of The Witch Elm and “the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years” The Washington Post. With the clues leading back to holly’s close-knit group of friends, to their rival clique, and to the tangle of relationships that bound them all to the murdered boy, the private underworld of teenage girls turns out to be more mysterious and more dangerous than the detectives imagined.
Detective stephen moran has been waiting for his chance to join dublin’s Murder Squad when sixteen-year-old Holly Mackey arrives in his office with a photo of the boy with the caption: “I KNOW WHO KILLED HIM. Stephen joins with detective antoinette Conway to reopen the case—beneath the watchful eye of Holly’s father, fellow detective Frank Mackey.
The Secret Place Dublin Murder Squad, Book 5 #ad - . A year ago a boy was found murdered at a girlsʼ boarding school, and the case was never solved. An absolutely mesmerizing read.
Broken Harbor Dublin Murder Squad, Book 4Penguin Books #ad - At first, but too many small things canʼt be explained: the half-dozen baby monitors pointed at holes smashed in the Spainsʼ walls, the files erased from the familyʼs computer, Scorcher thinks itʼs going to be an easy solve, the story Jenny told her sister about a shadowy intruder slipping past the houseʼs locks.
He plays by the books and plays hard, and thatʼs how the biggest case of the year ends up in his hands. On one of the half-abandoned “luxuryˮ developments that litter Ireland, Patrick Spain and his two young children have been murdered. From tana french, author of the witch elm, a new york times bestselling novel that “proves anew that Tana French is one of the most talented crime writers alive” The Washington Post.
Broken Harbor Dublin Murder Squad, Book 4 #ad - Required reading for anyone who appreciates tough, unflinching intelligence and ingenious plotting. The new york times mick “scorcherˮ Kennedy is the star of the Dublin Murder Squad. His wife, Jenny, is in intensive care. And this neighborhood—once called broken Harbor—holds memories for Scorcher and his troubled sister, Dina: childhood memories that Scorcher thought he had tightly under control.
Faithful Place Dublin Murder Squad, Book 3Penguin Books #ad - From tana french, “the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years” The Washington Post, author of The Witch Elm, the bestseller called “the most stunning of her books” The New York Times and a finalist for the Edgar Award. Back in 1985, frank mackey was a nineteen-year-old kid with a dream of escaping hisi family's cramped flat on Faithful Place and running away to London with his girl, Rosie Daly.
Frank took it for granted that she'd dumped him-probably because of his alcoholic father, nutcase mother, and generally dysfunctional family. Then, now a detective in the dublin undercover squad, and Frank, twenty-two years later, Rosie's suitcase shows up behind a fireplace in a derelict house on Faithful Place, is going home whether he likes it or not.
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The Witch Elm: A NovelPenguin Books #ad - Named a new york times notable book of 2018 and a best book of 2018 by npr, vox, vulture, amazon, Slate, LitHub, The New York Times Book Review, Elle, The Boston Globe, and Electric Literature“Tana French’s best and most intricately nuanced novel yet. The new york timesan “extraordinary” stephen king and “mesmerizing” la times new standalone novel from the master of crime and suspenseFrom the writer who “inspires cultic devotion in readers” The New Yorker and has been called “incandescent” by Stephen King, “absolutely mesmerizing” by Gillian Flynn, and “unputdownable” People comes a gripping new novel that turns a crime story inside out.
Toby is a happy-go-lucky charmer who’s dodged a scrape at work and is celebrating with friends when the night takes a turn that will change his life—he surprises two burglars who beat him and leave him for dead. Struggling to recover from his injuries, beginning to understand that he might never be the same man again, he takes refuge at his family’s ancestral home to care for his dying uncle Hugo.
The Witch Elm: A Novel #ad - Then a skull is found in the trunk of an elm tree in the garden—and as detectives close in, Toby is forced to face the possibility that his past may not be what he has always believed. A spellbinding standalone from one of the best suspense writers working today, and what we’re capable of, The Witch Elm asks what we become, when we no longer know who we are.
The Likeness Dublin Murder Squad, Book 2Penguin Books #ad - New york times bestselling author tana french, author of the witch elm, is “the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years” The Washington Post and “inspires cultic devotion in readers” The New Yorker. Required reading for anyone who appreciates tough, unflinching intelligence and ingenious plotting.
The new york timessoon to be a starz seriesin the “compellingˮ the boston globe and “pitch perfectˮ Entertainment Weekly follow-up to Tana French’s runaway bestseller In the Woods, Cassie Maddox has transferred out of the Dublin Murder Squad—until an urgent telephone call brings her back to an eerie crime scene.
The Likeness Dublin Murder Squad, Book 2 #ad - Suddenly, but, more importantly, Cassie is back undercover, to find out not only who killed this young woman, who she was. The likeness is a supremely suspenseful story exploring the nature of identity and belonging. The victim looks exactly like Cassie and carries ID identifying herself as Alexandra Madison, an alias Cassie once used as an undercover cop.
In the Woods Dublin Murder Squad, Book 1Penguin Books #ad - Twenty years later, rob ryan, the found boy, is a detective on the Dublin Murder Squad and keeps his past a secret. The debut novel of an astonishing voice in psychological suspenseAs dusk approaches a small Dublin suburb in the summer of 1984, mothers begin to call their children home. When the police arrive, they find only one of the children gripping a tree trunk in terror, wearing blood-filled sneakers, and unable to recall a single detail of the previous hours.
. But on this warm evening, three children do not return from the dark and silent woods. But when a twelve-year-old girl is found murdered in the same woods, he and Detective Cassie Maddox—his partner and closest friend—find themselves investigating a case chillingly similar to the previous unsolved mystery.
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The Scholar: A NovelPenguin Books #ad - Darcy therapeutics has a finger in every pie, from sponsoring university research facilities to funding political parties to philanthropy--it has even funded Emma's own ground-breaking research. As the murder investigation twists in unexpected ways and Cormac's running of the case comes under scrutiny from the department and his colleagues, he is forced to question himself and the beliefs that he has long held as truths.
From the author of the ruin comes a compulsive new crime thriller set in the fiercely competitive, cutthroat world of research and academia, where the brightest minds will stop at nothing to succeed. When Dr. Who really is emma? and who is carline darcy? a gripping and atmospheric follow-up to The Ruin, author of The Marsh King's Daughter, complex web of secrets that refuse to stay hidden" Karen Dionne, an "expertly plotted, The Scholar is perfect for fans of Tana French and Flynn Berry.
The Scholar: A Novel #ad - . Emma sweeney stumbles across the victim of a hit-and-run outside Galway University early one morning, she calls her boyfriend, Detective Cormac Reilly, bringing him first to the scene of a murder that would otherwise never have been assigned to him. The dead girl is carrying an id that will put this crime at the center of a scandal--her card identifies her as Carline Darcy, heir apparent to Darcy Therapeutics, Ireland's most successful pharmaceutical company.
The Ruin: A NovelPenguin Books #ad - She throws herself into work, trying to forget—but Jack's sister Maude reappears in Ireland after years abroad, determined to prove Jack was murdered. But instinct tells him something isn’t quite what it seems… This unsettling small-town noir draws us deep into the dark heart of Ireland, where corruption, desperation, and crime run rife.
When aisling conroy's boyfriend Jack is found in the freezing black waters of the river Corrib in Ireland, the police tell her it was suicide. Meanwhile, detective cormac reilly, who was recently transferred to Galway from his squad in Dublin, is assigned to dig into a cold case from twenty years ago—the seeming overdose of Jack and Maude's drug and alcohol addled mother.
The Ruin: A Novel #ad - Compelling, unexpected twists and a hold-your breath standoff. But he's never forgotten the two children she left behind. Other detectives are connecting Jack’s death to his mother’s, and pushing Reilly to arrest Maude, and fast. A gritty look at trust and betrayal where the written law isn't the only one, The Ruin asks who will protect you when the authorities can't—or won't.
Hand this one to readers of Tana French and to police-procedural fans. Booklist it's been twenty years since Detective Cormac Reilly discovered the body of Hilaria Blake in her crumbling home.
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. She realizes very quickly that the letter was sent to the wrong person—but also that the cold-reading skills she’s honed as a tarot card reader might help her claim the money. Instant new york times bestseller from the #1 new york times bestselling author of in a dark, and the lying Game comes Ruth Ware’s fourth novel, The Woman in Cabin 10, Dark Wood, “her best yet” Library Journal, starred review.
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Case Histories: A Novel Jackson Brodie Book 1Little, Brown and Company #ad - Case three: a new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making - with a very needy baby and a very demanding husband - until a fit of rage creates a grisly, bloody escape. Thirty years after the first incident, as private investigator Jackson Brodie begins investigating all three cases, startling connections and discoveries emerge.
The first book in kate atkinson's jackson brodie mystery series, called "the best mystery of the decade" by Stephen King, finds private investigator Jackson Brodie following three seemingly unconnected family mysteries in Edinburgh Case one: A little girl goes missing in the night. Case two: a beautiful young office worker falls victim to a maniac's apparently random attack.