William smithback, and his wife nora kelly, a new York Times reporter, a Museum of Natural History archaeologist, are brutally attacked in their apartment on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Eyewitnesses claim, that the assailant was their strange, by all reports, and the security camera confirms, sinister neighbor--a man who, was already dead and buried weeks earlier.
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The Wheel of Darkness Pendergast Series Book 8Grand Central Publishing #ad - The Wheel of Darkness Pendergast Series Book 8 #ad - At a remote tibetan monastery, FBI Special Agent Pendergast must find a powerful and ancient artifact before it falls into the wrong hands. A luxury ocean liner on its maiden voyage across the North Atlantic, awash in wealth and decadence. An ancient tibetan box, its contents unknown, sealed with a terrifying warning.
. An fbi agent destined to confront what he fears most--himself.
Fever Dream Pendergast Series Book 10Grand Central Publishing #ad - Fever Dream Pendergast Series Book 10 #ad - . Who murdered her?Revenge is not sweet: It is essential. As he stalks his wife's traitors from scotland to New York City, Special Agent Pendergast discovers layers of deception and conspiracy that will shatter everything he believed to be true. Yesterday, special agent pendergast still mourned the loss of his beloved wife, Helen, who died in a tragic accident in Africa twelve years ago.
Today, he discovers she was murdered. Tomorrow, leaving him to wonder: who was the woman I married? Why was she murdered? And, he will learn her most guarded secrets, above all.
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May be a horrific lie.
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. A young woman with an extrodinary past, on th edge of a violent breakdown. An ancient egyptian tomb with an enigmatic curse, about to be unveiled at a celebrity-studded New York gala. Memento Mori.
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Reluctant at first, Pendergast soon discovers that the killings are a message from his wife's kidnappers. Join agent pendergast in the heart of the South American jungle as he investigates a string of murders that lead him to his wife's kidnappers -- and spark memories that may haunt him forever. After his wife, is brazenly abducted before his eyes, Helen, Special Agent Pendergast furiously pursues the kidnappers, chasing them across the country and into Mexico.
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. And with potentially world-altering consequences. Confucius once said: "Before you embark on a journey of revenge, first dig two graves.
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Corrie swanson has arranged to examine the miners' remains. Drawn deeper into the investigation, pendergast discovers a long-lost Sherlock Holmes story that may be the key to solving both the mystery of the long-dead miners and the modern-day killings as well. Now, with the ski resort snowed in and under savage attack-and Corrie's life suddenly in grave danger-Pendergast must solve the enigma of the past before the town of the present goes up in flames.
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. When fbi special agent pendergast discovers a murder in the attic of a Long Island estate, a scorched claw print leads him down a dark trail of unspeakable terror.
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Crimson Shore Pendergast Series Book 15Grand Central Publishing #ad - Local legend holds that during the 1692 witch trials in Salem, fleeing north to Exmouth and settling deep in the surrounding salt marshes, the real witches escaped, where they continued to practice their wicked arts. Pendergast and constance soon learn that Exmouth is a town with a very dark and troubled history, and this skeleton may be only the first hint of an ancient transgression, kept secret all these years.
A secret chamber. A mysterious shipwreck. A murder in the desolate salt marshes. A seemingly straightforward private case turns out to be much more complicated-and sinister-than Special Agent A. X. L. Pendergast ever could have anticipated. Pendergast, massachusetts, together with his ward Constance Greene, travels to the quaint seaside village of Exmouth, to investigate the theft of a priceless wine collection.
Crimson Shore Pendergast Series Book 15 #ad - But they will discover that the sins of the past are still very much alive. Then, a murdered corpse turns up in the marshes.