By Pierre Lemaitre
No dejes que nadie te desvele nada de esta historia.
«Un thriller diabólico, que se lee del tirón, con fascinación y miedo. Arte del grande.»
Sophie Duguet no entiende qué le sucede: pierde objetos, olvida situaciones, es detenida en un supermercado por pequeños robos que no recuerda haber cometido. Y los cadáveres comienzan a acumularse a su alrededor...
Y ya no podemos desvelar nada más de este thriller para así mantener intacto el escalofriante placer de los angeles lectura y l. a. adictiva búsqueda de l. a. verdad por parte del lector. Por el ganador del Premio Goncourt con Nos vemos allá arriba,
el Premio de Novela Negra Europea,
el Premio del competition de Cine Policiaco de Cognac,
el Premio del Salon du Polar,
el Dagger Award,
el Premio Lirea a los angeles mejor novela francesa,
el Premio Roman France Télévisions
y el Premio de los Libreros de Nancy-Le Point,
con más de medio millón de lectores.
La crítica ha dicho...
«Evito leer novelas traducidas, pero leí a Pierre Lemaitre: un autor de novelas de suspense realmente excelente.»
«Un thriller de escritura perfecta. Una auténtica obra maestra que eleva a Lemaitre a los angeles altura de los más grandes autores.»
«Una novela que da miedo, en los angeles justa medida en que a uno le gusta temblar, con mucho placer.»
«Un thriller perfectamente orquestado en el que el mal no se apiada de nadie.»
«Lemaitre mantiene las riendas firmes de principio a fin con perfecta seguridad de guionista, mirando siempre hacia delante y manteniendo el interés.»
José Luis de Juan, Babelia
«Atrapa y convence al lector y se aleja de los tópicos.»
Mercedes Monmany, ABC Cultural
«Vestido de novia es un contundente thriller, cuya trama está plagada de sorpresas y recovecos.»
Guillermo Altares, Babelia
«Vestido de novia, un policíaco en toda regla.»
Laura Revuelta, ABC Cultural
«Pierre Lemaitre, estrella del año de las letras francesas presenta ahora un perturbador policiaco. los angeles historia, un mecanismo perfecto para que las páginas vuelen, encierra varios giros que descolocan y atrapan al lector. Un puzle perverso llamado a sacudir las mesas de novedades de las librerías.»
«Pierre Lemaitre nos sorprende con una inquietante obra que te atrapa de principio a fin.»
«Una novela de suspense, de tensión contenida, una novela que atrapa como si de una argolla se tratara, que no logras quitártela de l. a. cabeza por mucho que abandones su lectura... En muchas ocasiones el propio lector se siente descolocado y perdido, como si el mundo que va construyendo dentro de los angeles novela variase a medida que lo hacen las páginas. Ese es uno de los grandes logros de Lemaitre, sorprender al lector.»
César Millán, Sorianoticias.com
«Con su "toque francés" de demoníaca eficacia, este Vestido de novia, confeccionado con punto de cruz por un autor tan maquiavélico como inspirado, le subyugará hasta los angeles última página, donde le espera una enorme sorpresa.»
«Un thriller fascinante lleno de inteligentes giros y vueltas.»
Marion Vázquez, Ullstein Buchverlage (editora de John Le Carré, César Aira y J. okay. Rowling)
«Los franceses, con Pierre Lemaitre a l. a. cabeza, son lo nuevo en thrillers y novela negra: han vencido a todos sus competidores, empezando por los suecos.»
Christopher MacLehose, MacLehose Press (editor de Stieg Larsson y Joël Dicker)
By Steve Berry
BONUS: This version includes an excerpt from Steve Berry’s The Columbus Affair and a Cotton Malone dossier.
As a toddler, former Justice division agent Cotton Malone was once advised his father died in a submarine catastrophe within the North Atlantic, yet now he desires the total tale and asks his ex-boss, Stephanie Nelle, to safe the army documents. What he learns stuns him: His father’s sub used to be a mystery nuclear vessel misplaced on a hugely labeled venture underneath the ice cabinets of Antarctica.
But Malone isn’t the single one after the reality.
Twin sisters Dorothea Lindauer and Christl Falk are struggling with for the fortune their mom has promised to whichever of them discovers what quite turned in their father–who died at the comparable submarine that Malone’s father captained.
The sisters comprehend anything Malone doesn’t: encouraged by way of unusual clues stumbled on in Charlemagne’ s tomb, the Nazis explored Antarctica earlier than the american citizens, as in the past as 1938. Now Malone discovers that cryptic journals penned in “the language of heaven,” inscrutable conundrums posed by means of an historic historian, and the ill-fated voyage of his father are all tied to a revelation of titanic outcome for humankind.
In an attempt to make sure that this explosive details by no means rises to the skin, Langford Ramsey, an bold army admiral, has started a brutal online game of treachery, blackmail, and assassination. As Malone embarks on a deadly quest with the sisters–one that leads them from an historic German cathedral to a snowy French fortress to the unforgiving ice of Antarctica–he will eventually confront the surprising fact of his father’s loss of life and the certain probability of his personal.
By Dick Francis
In Francis's "best thriller" (Evening Standard), a film celebrity needs to provide the functionality of his existence while he crosses paths with killers whereas investigating race-horse tampering in South Africa.
By Rose Zwi
This novel, set in 1985 on the peak of South African township violence, offers the lives of households from diversified backgrounds.
By Stephanie Bond
So Carlotta Wren's existence hasn't grew to become out as she'd deliberate. She didn't plan for her mom and dad to pass bail for a white-collar crime, leaving her to elevate her brother. She didn't plan on having the silver spoon ripped from her mouth and forgoing university to paintings retail. She didn't plan on her blue-blood fiance dumping her. and she or he didn't plan on nonetheless being unmarried ten years later, operating at Neiman Marcus, without notion the place her fugitive mom and dad are. yet she's coping. Until...
...her adorable brother is arrested, and the hunky cop makes a decision to reopen her parents' case.
...her brother turns into a physique mover for the morgue, and his horny boss will get Carlotta involved.
...her former fiance's spouse (a reliable buyer) is murdered, fingering Carlotta.
With 3 males in her existence, Carlotta has additional motivation to aid bag a assassin to maintain her personal well-dressed physique from being subsequent at the list!
By Laura Lippman
New York Times bestselling writer Laura Lippman’s Tess Monaghan needs to positioned her PI talents to the final word attempt whilst she falls into the crosshairs of a psychopath who understands every little thing approximately her.
For the previous fifty years at the start date of Edgar Allan Poe, someone donning a cloak has positioned 3 roses and a part bottle of cognac at the writer’s gravesite. PI Tess Monaghan hasn't ever witnessed the development. but if John P. Kennedy, an eccentric antiques broker, asks her to discover the id of the caped customer, who he believes has duped him with the sale of an inauthentic vintage, Tess makes a decision to carry vigil at the evening the cloaked stranger is anticipated to make an visual appeal. however the customized takes on a strange, deadly twist while two cloaked figures arrive. The imitator leaves his tribute after which makes his escape…after taking pictures the 1st visitor.
Warning bells inform Tess to guide away from this example. but if roses and cognac look on her doorstep, Tess’s interest is piqued. She quickly discovers that John P. Kennedy has vanished into skinny air and masses of what he instructed her used to be questionable. Then the identification of the capturing sufferer involves gentle, and all clues appear to element to the chance he was once the objective of a hate crime. yet Tess isn’t confident. What was once his connection to the decades-long Edgar Allan Poe culture and to the killer? while extra cryptic clues are left at her domestic, Tess realizes that somebody is observing her each move...someone who’s bent on killing back.
By John J. Nance
The 12 months is 2009. For Kip Dawson, successful a passenger seat on American house Adventure's spacecraft is a dream come precise. One grand shot of madness and he can go back to earth fulfilled. however the thrill of the winning release turns to terror while a micrometeorite penetrates the pill, leaving the radios as lifeless because the pilot. truth hits: Kip isn't going domestic.
With not anything to do yet look ahead to his doomed destiny, Kip writes his epitaph at the ship's notebook computer, unaware that an viewers of hundreds of thousands has stumbled on it and is monitoring his each observe on the net. As an important fight will get underway to rescue him, Kip has no concept that the area can pay attention his cries -- or that his heroism within the face of demise may possibly sabotage his most sensible probability of survival.
By William Diehl
Book one within the Martin Vail series
Martin Vail, the bright "bad-boy" legal professional each prosecutor and flesh presser like to hate, is protecting Aaron Stampler, a guy stumbled on preserving a bloody butcher's knife close to a murdered archbishop. Vail is sure to lose, yet Vail makes use of his unorthodox how one can strong virtue while settling on his criminal team--a tight crew of guys and ladies who needs to discover the extreme fact at the back of the archbishop's slaughter. They do, in a heart-stopping climax exceptional for the shock it springs at the reader...
By Alanna Knight
August, 1811. the most recent mistress of George, Prince of Wales, has been murdered within the royal bedchamber, and – extra worryingly for the Prince – the old jewel the Stuart Sapphire has long past lacking. The newly created prince Regent understands that rumours of a sordid scandal has to be kept away from in any respect expenditures and plans to do away with his past due lover’s physique in mystery. Into the confusion walks Tam Eildor, who's appointed the duty of discovering the unscrupulous killer and the crafty thief. yet dealing with a double research is least of his concerns: fifteen-year-old Princess Charlotte has taken a posh to their Scottish customer and isn’t afraid to enable her emotions show.
Amid a solid of royally quirky and wonderful characters, and as constantly in consistent peril, Tam makes an attempt to unravel the twin secret by means of outwitting the sinister forces that encompass him and plot his loss of life. one other spellbinding secret from the pen of the hugely acclaimed Alanna Knight.