It is power: a list of names, a record of those who have struck a deal with the devil. In the depths of the Maine woods, the wreckage of a plane is discovered. What the wreckage conceals is more important than money. Now a battle is about to commence between those who want the list to remain secret and those for whom it represents a crucial weapon in the struggle against the forces of darkness.
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Something has survived the crash.
The Burning Soul: A Charlie Parker ThrillerAtria Books #ad - But another girl has gone missing, this time from Pastor’s Bay itself, and her family has its own secrets to protect. Now, in a town built on blood and shadowed by old ghosts, a doomed mobster and his enemies, Parker must unravel a twisted history of violence and deceit involving the police and the FBI, and Randall Haight himself.
Because Randall is telling lies. He is being tormented by anonymously sent reminders of his crime. What’s the worst thing you’ve ever done? “there are some truths so terrible that they should not be spoken aloud, so appalling that even to acknowledge them is to risk sacrificing a crucial part of one’s humanity, to exist in a colder, crueler world than before.
The Burning Soul: A Charlie Parker Thriller #ad - Randall haight has a secret: He is a convicted murderer, a man with the blood of a young girl on his hands. He wants private detective Charlie Parker to make them go away. He has built a new life for himself in the small Maine town of Pastor’s Bay, but someone has discovered the truth about him.
The Wolf in Winter: A Charlie Parker ThrillerAtria/Emily Bestler Books #ad - Miles to the south, a homeless man dies, in Portland, and the disturbing manner of his death brings Prosperous to the attention of the private investigator Charlie Parker. While others suffered, wealthy, secure, the people there have remained fortunate, and insular throughout the centuries. New york times bestselling author john connolly is a master of the supernatural thriller—“a genre of one” Bookreporter—whose eerie and electrifying Charlie Parker mystery turns a small town in Maine into an unforgettable character that threatens to destroy the brooding private investigator.
The isolated community of Prosperous, Maine, has always thrived. But this community has its own way of protecting itself, and its sheltered residents have marked Charlie for death so that Prosperous may survive. He is a dangerous man, rage, driven by compassion, and the desire for vengeance. Prosperous and its townsfolk recognize that he poses a threat to their security that runs deeper than any in their long history.
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And something else has changed hands. The soldiers’ actions and the objects they have smuggled have attracted the attention of the reclusive Herod, a man with a taste for the strange. As the smugglers begin to die one after another in apparent suicides, Parker is called in to stop the bloodletting. What have they done to you? what have they done to us all?’ ”In his latest dark and chilling Charlie Parker thriller, New York Times bestselling author John Connolly takes us to the border between Maine and Canada.
The Whisperers: A Charlie Parker Thriller #ad - Illicit goods—drugs, weapons, cash, even people—are changing hands. Oh, as he gently stroked her cheek, ’ he whispered, little one, the first time he had touched her in fifteen years. It is there, that a dangerous smuggling operation is taking place, in the vast and porous Great North Woods, run by a group of disenchanted former soldiers, newly returned from Iraq.
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Solitary. His enemies believe him to be vulnerable. For something is emerging from the shadows…. But they are wrong.
A Time of Torment: A Charlie Parker ThrillerAtria/Emily Bestler Books #ad - Parker is not like other men. All in the name of the Dead King. Now he will descend upon a strange, and face down a force of men who rule by terror, isolated community called the Cut, intimidation, and murder. He was imprisoned, brutalized. He is ready to wage war. All in the name of the being they serve. But in his final days, with the hunters circling, he tells his story to private detective Charlie Parker.
A Time of Torment: A Charlie Parker Thriller #ad - Dangerous and driven private investigator Charlie Parker returns in the latest gripping thriller of internationally bestselling author John Connolly’s series, in which ungodly fears haunt a strange and isolated community. Jerome Burnel was once a hero. He intervened to prevent multiple killings, and in doing so destroyed himself.
He speaks of the girl who was marked for death, but was saved; of the ones who tormented him, and an entity that hides in a ruined stockade. His life was torn apart. He died, and was reborn.
The Lovers: A Charlie Parker ThrillerAtria Books #ad - Deprived of his private investigator's license and under scrutiny by the police, Parker takes a job in a Portland bar. New york times bestselling author john connolly writes an “unfailingly compelling” New Orleans Times-Picayune and lyrical tale that forces Private Investigator Charlie Parker to examine his haunting past and all that he has ever believed true about his beloved parents—and himself.
Charlie Parker is a lost soul. But he uses his enforced retirement to begin a different kind of investigation: an examination of his own past and an inquiry into the death of his father, who took his own life after apparently shooting dead two unarmed teenagers. And haunting the shadows, as they have done throughout Parker's life, are two figures: a man and a woman who seem driven to bring an end to Charlie Parker's existence.
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The Reapers: A Charlie Parker ThrillerAtria Books #ad - Darkly brilliant and intuitive private detective Charlie Parker returns in the next thrilling installment of the New York Times bestselling series by John Connolly about an elite group of killers. The reapers are the elite of killers, confidante of troubled private detective Charlie Parker, the best at their trade, and Louis, is one of their number.
Now the sins of his past are about to be visited upon him, and his partner, his businesses, targeting his home, for someone is hunting Louis, Angel. They are led by Parker, a killer himself, a reaper in waiting. The harvest is about to begin. The instrument of his revenge is Bliss, the killer of killers, the most feared of assasins, and a man with a personal vendetta against Louis.
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From secret realms and horrific homicides to hauntings and criminal empires, there isn’t a single dull sentence found in the pages of A Game of Ghosts—and you’ll love it. Redbook: 10 books you have to read this summer books every dad will love this father’s Day—PopSugar Internationally bestselling author John Connolly returns with another “superb fusion of noir and the supernatural” My Bookish Ways in this latest thriller in his gripping Charlie Parker series.
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The Unquiet: A Charlie Parker ThrillerAtria Books #ad - The Unquiet: A Charlie Parker Thriller #ad - Haunted private detective charlie parker returns in this “not to be missed” Bookreporter thriller by New York Times and internationally bestselling author John Connolly. Daniel clay, a once-respected psychiatrist, has gone missing, following revelations about the harm done to children in his care. Now, a killer obsessed with finding the truth about his own daughter’s disappearance is seeking revenge, and Charlie Parker finds himself trapped between those who want the truth about Clay to be revealed, and those who will go to any lengths to keep it hidden.
As with his previous novels, John Connolly masterfully intertwines mystery, emotion, and violence in this gripping page-turner. Fast-paced, and elegantly written, hypnotic, The Unquiet is John Connolly at his chilling best.
The Black Angel: A Charlie Parker ThrillerAtria Books #ad - As always, he is driven as much by the evil that simmers in the hidden honeycomb world as he is by the ties of friendship and blood. And the mystery of its existence may contain the secret of Parker's own origins. As parker gets closer to the girl's captors, to the slaughter at a french monastery in 1944, he discovers that her disappearance is linked to a church of bones in Eastern Europe, and to the myth of an object known as the Black Angel -- an object considered by evil men to be beyond priceless.
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But the black Angel is not a legend. Despite the danger that his chosen profession imposes on his wife and newborn daughter, Parker knows that the woman and her troubles cannot be ignored.