Altar of Bones by Philip Carter PDF

By Philip Carter

ISBN-10: 1439199086

ISBN-13: 9781439199084

“They didn’t need to kill him…He by no means drank from the altar of bones.”  
Cryptic loss of life phrases from a murdered homeless girl in modern San Francisco release a decades-buried mystery that modified history.  Now a couple of ruthless assassins are despatched to chop the few dwelling "loose ends."  And a young, imaginative lady at the run encounters a determined guy along with his personal hooked up previous and vengeful agenda.  compelled to partner for survival and solutions, a fast-paced and lethal video game of cat and mouse ensues, taking them around the globe from the winding streets of Paris to the faded palaces of Budapest to the frozen lakes of Mongolia...where future, passion, and further betrayal look ahead to them.  
The Altar of Bones has all of it: The Russian mob.  KGB spies.  Presidential assasination.  A doomed Hollywood legend.  Deathbed confessions.  Corrosive power.  Shattered families.  Guardians of an ancient religious icon housing a mystery others will kill to possess.  The darkish promise of immortality. And it offers on its bold premise to go away you surprised and breathless on the finish.

Show description

Read or Download Altar of Bones PDF

Similar suspense books

Download e-book for kindle: Plaster Sinners (The Flaxborough novels, Book 11) by Colin Watson

Detective Sergeant Love will be the final to confess having an educated opinion approximately "valuable antiques", but it truly is his serious appraisal of Lot 34 that earns him a foul bang at the head and the lead right into a genteel yet chilling homicide secret.

Just Cause by John Katzenbach PDF

"Powerful. .. Compelling. .. Katzenbach is a talented storyteller who is familiar with the right way to manage the type of tremendous and small questions that make one are looking to maintain turning the pages"
CHICAGO TRIBUNE
Now a Warner Bros. movie starring Sean Connery.
At first file Matt Cowart doesn't think the claims of innocence from Robert Earl Ferguson, dying Row inmate. however the extra Coward digs into his case, the extra he believes that, as a black guy, Ferguson is a sufferer of hate and prejudice, and that the inaccurate guy goes to be completed. Cowart shall we fly a chain of hard-hitting investigative articles that eventually frees Ferguson and will get Cowart a Pulitzer Prize. He's a hero, a star, a big-hearted guy--who has unwittingly set in movement a state of affairs of horror and demise. .. .

Download e-book for kindle: The Last Winter of Dani Lancing by P. D. Viner

For fanatics of Tana French and The Silent spouse, THE final iciness OF DANI LANCING is a chilling debut mystery hailed by way of Sophie Hannah as “brilliant” approximately one murder’s devastating ripple effects.

Twenty years in the past, collage scholar Dani Lancing used to be abducted and brutally murdered. The killer used to be by no means chanced on. Dani’s relatives by no means discovered peace.

Thrust into an severe devastation that almost destroys their marriage, Patty and Jim Lancing fight to house their harrowing loss. Patty is fanatically passionate about the chilly case; fed on by means of each attainable clue or suspect regardless of how far-fetched, she is going to scary lengths to assist make clear the previous. in the meantime, Jim has turn into a shell of his former self, damaged down and haunted—sometimes literally—by his younger daughter’s dying. Dani’s early life sweetheart, Tom, handles his personal grief on a daily basis at the job—he’s develop into a detective cause on fixing murders of different younger women, and hopes to 1 day shut Dani’s case himself.

Then every thing adjustments while Tom reveals a promising new lead. As lies and secrets and techniques are unearthed, the heartbreaking fact in the back of Dani’s homicide is eventually revealed.
THE final iciness OF DANI LANCING is a surprisingly stressful and deeply robust debut, and P. D. Viner instantly joins the ranks of Tana French, A. S. A. Harrison, and Gillian Flynn.

Virna DePaul's Dangerous to Her PDF

"I'm no longer afraid anymore. "For years, court docket reporter Mattie Nolan saved her baby a mystery. the fellow she as soon as enjoyed selected his risky job—undercover cop—over her. yet now, Sacramento detective Dom Jeffries is all that is status among her and the drug kingpin set on revenge opposed to every body who positioned him away.

Additional resources for Altar of Bones

Sample text

I crouched down beside him. ” He shook his head. “Hard to say. ” I looked around the parking lot, then over at the moldy façade of the Cacique. ” Angel shrugged. “They’re still checking, but I don’t think they’ll find anything. The other times, he just used a handy Dumpster. Huh,” he said suddenly. ” He used a pencil to peel back the plastic bag. ” The end of a disjointed leg stuck out, looking pale and exceptionally dead in the glare of the sun. This piece ended in the ankle, foot neatly lopped off.

Being careful meant building a careful life, too. Compartmentalize. Socialize. Imitate life. All of which I had done, so very carefully. I was a near perfect hologram. Above suspicion, beyond reproach, and beneath contempt. A neat and polite monster, the boy next door. Even Deborah was at least half fooled, half the time. Of course, she believed what she wanted to believe, too. Right now she believed I could help her solve these murders, jump-start her career and catapult her out of her Hollywood sex suit and into a tailored business suit.

Harry had always been right, he was right now. Don’t get emotionally involved, Harry had said. So I wouldn’t. I would help Deb. C H A P T E R T 5 he next morning it was raining and the traffic was crazy, like it always is in Miami when it rains. Some drivers slowed down on the slick roads. That made others furious, and they leaned on their horns, screamed out their windows, and accelerated out onto the shoulder, fishtailing wildly past the slowpokes and waving their fists. At the LeJeune on-ramp, a huge dairy truck had roared onto the shoulder and hit a van full of kids from a Catholic school.

Download PDF sample

Altar of Bones by Philip Carter


by Brian
4.5

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 26 votes