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  • Karen Rose

    New York Times bestselling author Karen Rose returns with a new thriller in her chilling Cincinnati series.  Michael Rowland is not your typical teenager. Deaf from birth, he’s always looked out for his five-year-old brother, Joshua. When his stepfather comes after Joshua, Michael takes the child and runs. He’s determined to protect his brother at all costs, even if that means making himself vulnerable to a danger he can’t hear coming. And the danger intensifies when Michael witnesses a stranger kill his stepfather. Desperate and afraid, the boys have nowhere else to go but to Joshua’s soccer coach, journalist and ex-Army ranger Diesel Kennedy. When Diesel...read more

  • Karen Rose

    The New York Times bestselling author of Closer Than You Think returns with a breathtaking new novel of suspense that crosses the line between danger and desire, and justice and revenge. Homicide detective Scarlett Bishop has seen enough bad guys slip through the cracks and too many innocent victims go unavenged to know that good doesn't always prevail. So far, she's been able to lock away her rage and her vigilante fantasies. That lock is about to break. Former army ranger Marcus O'Bannion is a fierce champion of victims' rights. His secret past gives him good reason. He believes he's seen the depths of human depravity, but then his investigation into the murder of a young girl who once...read more

  • Karen Rose

    A serial killer terrorizing the women of Sacramento meets his match in this pulse-pounding novel from New York Times bestselling author Karen Rose. There is a serial killer on the loose, preying on vulnerable women. The only identifiable mark the killer leaves are letters—sometimes one, sometimes two—all carved into the torsos of his victims.  Together they spell “Sydney.”  When he grabs Daisy Dawson, he believes he has found his next victim. But despite her small stature, she fights back with an expertise that quickly frees her. Before fleeing the scene, Daisy also manages to grab what proves to be crucial evidence: a necklace from around the...read more

  • Karen Rose

    Mercy Callahan thought she'd escaped the cult decades ago, but its long fingers are reaching out for her again in this electrifying novel in the Sacramento series by New York Times bestselling author Karen Rose. Seventeen years ago. That was the last time Mercy Callahan saw Ephraim Burton, the leader of the twisted Eden cult where she was raised. But even though she escaped the abuse and terror, they continue to haunt her. When her brother Gideon discovers new evidence of the cult's--and their victims'--whereabouts, Mercy goes to Sacramento to reconnect with him. There, she meets Gideon's closest friend--homicide detective Rafe Sokolov. From Rafe, she receives an offer she never...read more

  • Karen Rose

    Not long his brother, Simon, was revealed to be a ruthless serial killer and met his demise, Special Agent Daniel Vartanian is drawn back into Simon’s dark past. A series of recent killings are mimicking an unsolved murder from 13 years ago which is somehow linked to a collection of photographs that belonged to Simon. With a handful of images as his only lead, Daniel is determined to bring the current murderer to justice and solve the mysterious crime from years ago. His search will lead him back through the dark past of his own family and into the realm of a mind more sinister than he could ever imagine. But his quest will also draw him to Alex Fallon, a beautiful nurse whose troubled...read more

  • Karen Rose

    A cold case reopened-anda murderer reemerging more deadly than ever before Baltimore homicide detective Stevie Mazzetti has sufferedlosses no woman should have to endure. And, despite it all, she's still afighter. When she learns that her ex-partner might have miscarried justice,she's determined to put the past to rights, even when she becomes a target. It's former marine Clay Maynard's job to see the risk inevery situation, and he doesn't have to look hard to find the dangersurrounding Stevie. Since the minute he first saw her, Clay has wanted toprotect the wounded officer, and he started loving her not long after that. Sowhen Stevie attracts the attention of a vicious psychopath, Clay...read more

  • Karen Rose

    From the New York Times bestselling author ofWatch Your Back and Did You Miss Me comes the newest novel by"the queen of romantic suspense" (Crime and Punishment). Psychologist Faith Corcoran is desperate to escapethe stalker who's made her life a nightmare for the past year-desperate enoughto run to the one place that has been her nightmare far longer. Both boon andbane, her recent inheritance of her grandmother's old house in Cincinnatioffers a sanctuary in which she can start her life anew, but requires that sheface dark memories that resonate to this day. She has no idea, however, just how close to home her fearsstill are ... Two college girls have gone missing in the area, andFBI...read more

  • Karen Rose

    New York Times bestselling author Karen Rose delivers her latest pulse-pounding suspense novel, where the line between the virtual world and everyday reality blurs when it comes to murder. Eve Wilson's face was once scarred by a vicious assault. Terrified and ashamed, she escaped to the online realm, where she could choose the face she allowed people to see. Years later, her outer scars faded and inner scars buried, Eve has fought her way back to the real world and is determined to help others do the same. Now a graduate student moonlighting as a bartender, Eve researches the addictive powers of online communities. When her test subjects begin turning up dead as a result of apparent...read more

  • Karen Rose

    New York Times bestselling author Karen Rose is back with her fourteenth pulse-pounding thriller. Best be nimble, best be quick, I'm right here and you're my pick... Baltimore prosecutor Daphne Montgomery pulled herself outof a damaged past to build a solid life for herself and her son. But after shehelps convict a killer, her confidence is shattered once again by the newsthat her son has been kidnapped. Daphne believes it's connected to the recent high-profile trial, and at first FBI special agent Joseph Carter agrees. But togetherthey find the reality even more troubling, and it runs deeper than Daphnefears. With her son's life in jeopardy, she must unlock a dreadful secret abouther...read more

  • Karen Rose

    In einem verzweifelten Versuch, ihren amerikanischen 'Arbeitgebern', die sie als Sexsklavin halten, zu entkommen, nimmt die junge Filipina Tala Kontakt mit dem Journalisten Marcus O'Bannion auf. Doch ihr Treffen endet tödlich: Auf Tala wird geschossen - und sie stirbt kurz darauf. Vorher nimmt die sterbende Filipina Marcus das Versprechen ab, sich um 'Malaya' - Freiheit - zu kümmern. Mit Unterstützung von Detective Scarlett Bishop findet O'Bannion heraus, dass Malaya Talas Baby ist - doch das Kind ist verschwunden. Auf der Suche nach Tala stoßen O'Bannion und Bishop auf einen skrupellosen Menschenhändlerring, der zu allem bereit ist, um seine Interessen zu wahren ... ...read more

  • Karen Rose

    In einem verzweifelten Versuch, ihren amerikanischen 'Arbeitgebern', die sie als Sexsklavin halten, zu entkommen, nimmt die junge Filipina Tala Kontakt mit dem Journalisten Marcus O'Bannion auf. Doch ihr Treffen endet tödlich: Auf Tala wird geschossen - und sie stirbt kurz darauf. Vorher nimmt die sterbende Filipina Marcus das Versprechen ab, sich um 'Malaya' - Freiheit - zu kümmern. Mit Unterstützung von Detective Scarlett Bishop findet O'Bannion heraus, dass Malaya Talas Baby ist - doch das Kind ist verschwunden. Auf der Suche nach Tala stoßen O'Bannion und Bishop auf einen skrupellosen Menschenhändlerring, der zu allem bereit ist, um seine Interessen zu wahren ... ...read more

  • Karen Rose

    Karen Rose Todesherz gelesen von Sabina Godec Hochspannender Hörgenuss für Frauen mit Nerven aus Stahl Die erfahrene Gerichtsmedizinerin Lucy Trask ist einiges gewohnt. Doch der Anblick dieser verstümmelten Leiche schockiert selbst sie: Finger und Zunge wurden fachmännisch entfernt, das Herz herausgerissen. Nur wenig später findet Lucy in ihrem Wagen ein grauenvolles Paket, darin: ein blutiges Herz. Detective J. D. Fitzpatrick vermutet einen persönlich motivierten Rachefeldzug. Doch wer könnte solchen Hass auf die attraktive Gerichtsmedizinerin...read more

  • Karen Rose

    The Cincinnati detectives question everything they know-and everyone they trust-in the new novel of romantic suspense from New York Times bestselling author Karen Rose.Homicide detective Adam Kimble is no stranger to battling demons. But Meredith Fallon is a different kind of weakness: one that could actually be good for him, if only he would let himself depend on her. Meredith has loved Adam for a year, and seeing how hard he's worked to deal with his PTSD makes her feelings only stronger, but she respects his needs. Her work keeps her busy anyway: she counsels sexually abused women like Mallory Martin to help them reintegrate into the world. But someone doesn't want Meredith helping women...read more

  • Karen Rose

    Five teenage girls have been murdered. One survived, and only she can reveal the disturbing secrets of a ring of people who kidnap and sell teenage girls on the black market. But those responsible for the crimes will do whatever it takes to maintain her silence. "Bestseller Rose concludes her thriller trilogy that began with Scream for Me and Die for Me with a bang....Rose juggles a large cast, a huge body count and a complex plot with terrifying ease. The sweet romance between Luke and Susannah provides welcome relief from the many scenes of brutality."-Publishers...read more

  • Karen Rose

    When a teenage girl dies in a suspicious fire, Detective OliviaSutherland is assigned to track down the arsonist. Then she discovers somethingmore sinister: a vicious blackmailer who preys on young people and murderswithout hesitation. Making her work even harder is sexy firefighter DavidHunter. He's not only sharing the case but sparking memories of their long-agonight of passion, when feelings were left unspoken and hearts were broken. David has his own ghosts and a million regrets. But while he and Oliviatry to face the wall of pain between them, a diabolical puppet master ispulling strings to make a group of twenty-somethings do his bidding. SoonOlivia and David are scouring the city...read more

  • Karen Rose

    Years ago, a young woman was beaten and raped while onlookers didnothing. Now those witnesses are becoming victims themselves. Baltimore homicide detective J. D. Fitzpatrick has seen a lot ofhorrific violence, both as a cop and during his deployment in Afghanistan, butnothing like the trail of tortured bodies that are turning up throughout thecity. He's up against a brutal killer with a very personal vendetta, and now J.D. is beginning to suspect his medical examiner may be shielding some crucialevidence linked to the case. Assigned to the murder victims, forensic pathologist Dr. Lucy Trask isintrigued by J. D.'s compassion, but she isn't about to mix work with pleasure.Not while there's...read more

  • Karen Rose

    The first victim is found in a snow-covered Philadelphia field. Detective Vito Ciccotelli enlists the aid of archaeologist Sophie Johannsen to determine exactly what lies beneath the frozen ground. Despite years of unearthing things long buried, nothing can prepare Sophie for the matrix of graves dug with chilling precision. The victims buried there haunt her. But while the empty graves terrify her, the killer isn't done yet. He is cold and calculating, the master of a twisted game. Even with Vito and Sophie hot on his trail, he will not stop. One more empty grave must be filled and one last scream must be heard: the scream of an archaeologist who is too close for comfort and too near to...read more

  • Karen Rose

    A car crashes in front of rookie PI Paige Holden's home. And suddenly,she finds one of her pro bono clients dying in her arms from a gunshot wound.With her last breath, the woman whispers cryptic words into Paige's ear andhands her a blood-smeared flash drive. Five years ago, State's Attorney Grayson Smith put a murderer behindbars. But when Paige Holden shares the flash drive with him, its contents castdoubts on the conviction and lead him and Paige into a world of blackmail, darksecrets, and a decades-long string of murders. An investigation they'll surviveonly by trusting each other and the...read more

  • Karen Rose

    From the #1internationally bestselling author of Watch Your Back comes a suspenseful newnovella featuring Assistant State's Attorney Daphne Montgomery and BaltimoreSpecial Agent Joseph Carter. After a traumatic kidnapping, Daphne's boss insists that shetake time off. But she refuses to sit on the sidelines when she meets asix-year-old girl who the police call Angel. Angel hasn't spoken a word sincethey found her four days ago next to a burned out car, frozen with shock, notfar from the bodies of two adults who may or may not have been her parents. Joseph knows that helping Angel is exactly what Daphne needsright now. But when Daphne gets Angel to talk, a mysterious and chilling...read more

  • Karen Rose

    In this nerve-shattering novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Alone in the Dark, special agents Griffin Davenport and Kate Coppola are on the trail of a depraved criminal. When Special Agent Griffin "Decker" Davenport opens his eyes after several days in a coma, there is unfinished business still on his mind. Decker is on the cusp of discovering the mastermind behind a human trafficking case, and he and his partner, Special Agent Kate Copolla, are about to get a surprising new lead from a very unlikely source. Eighteen-year-old Mallory Martin and her little sister Macy were the victims of an illegal adoption-sold by their addict mother for drugs. But their "benefactor" is...read more