Synopses & Reviews
Featuring North America's foremost thriller authors, Thriller
is the first collection of pure thriller stories ever published. Offering up heart-pumping tales of suspense in all its guises are thirty-two of the most critically acclaimed and award-winning names in the business. From the signature characters that made such authors as David Morrell and John Lescroart famous, to four of the hottest new voices in the genre, this blockbuster will tantalize and terrify.
Lock the doors, draw the shades, pull up the covers and be prepared for Thriller to keep you up all night.
About the Author
Lee Child has been a TV director, union organizer, theater technician, and law student. He is the author of the Jack Reacher novels. He was born in England but now lives in New York City and leaves the island of Manhattan only when required to by forces beyond his control. Visit LeeChild.com for more information on his books, short stories, and the Jack Reacher movie starring Tom Cruise.New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Heather Graham has written more than a hundred novels. She's a winner of the RWA's Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Thriller Writers' Silver Bullet. She is an active member of International Thriller Writers and Mystery Writers of America. For more information, check out her websites: TheOriginalHeatherGraham.com, eHeatherGraham.com, and HeatherGraham.tv. You can also find Heather on Facebook.
Table of Contents
James Penney's new identity / Lee Child -- Operation northwoods / James Grippando -- The face in the window / Heather Graham -- Empathy / James Siegel -- Kowalski's in love / James Rollins -- The hunt for Dmitri / Gayle Lynds -- Disfigured / Michael Palmer and Daniel Palmer -- The Abelard sanction / David Morrell -- Falling / Chris Mooney -- Success of a mission / Dennis Lynds -- The portal / John Lescroart and M.J. Rose -- The double dealer / David Liss -- Dirty weather / Gregg Hurwitz -- Spirit walker / David Dun -- At the drop of a hat / Denise Hamilton -- The other side of the mirror / Eric Van Lustbader -- Man catch / Christopher Rice -- Goodnight, sweet mother / Alex Kava -- Sacrificial lion / Grant Blackwood -- Interlude at Duane's / F. Paul Wilson -- The powder monkey / Ted Bell -- Surviving Toronto / M. Diane Vogt -- Assassins / Christopher Reich -- The Athens solution / Brad Thor -- Diplomatic constraints / Raelynn Hillhouse -- Kill zone / Robert Liparulo -- The devil's due / Steve Berry -- The Tuesday club / Katherine Neville -- Gone fishing / Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child.