The Last Policeman: A Novel Last Policeman Trilogy Book 1

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Quirk Books #ad - He’s investigating a death by hanging in a city that sees a dozen suicides every week—except this one feels suspicious, and Palace is the only cop who cares. Just six precious months until impact. People all over the world are walking off the job—but not Hank Palace. The last policeman presents a fascinating portrait of a pre-apocalyptic United States.

The economy spirals downward while crops rot in the fields. As palace’s investigation plays out under the shadow of 2011GV1, we’re confronted by hard questions way beyond “whodunit. What basis does civilization rest upon? what is life worth? What would any of us do, what would we really do, if our days were numbered?Ebook contains an excerpt from the anticipated second book in the trilogy, Countdown City.

The Last Policeman: A Novel Last Policeman Trilogy Book 1 #ad -  . The first in a trilogy, The Last Policeman offers a mystery set on the brink of an apocalypse. No hope. There’s no chance left. Churches and synagogues are packed. The weird, beautiful, unapologetically apocalyptic Last Policeman trilogy is one of my favorite mystery series. John green, author of the fault in our stars and paper townswinner of the 2013 edgar® award Winner for Best Paperback Original!What’s the point in solving murders if we’re all going to die soon, anyway?   Detective Hank Palace has faced this question ever since asteroid 2011GV1 hovered into view.

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Countdown City: The Last Policeman Book II Last Policeman Trilogy 2

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Quirk Books #ad - Dick awardthe last policeman received the 2013 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original--along with plenty of glowing reviews. Now detective hank palace returns in Countdown City, the second volume of the Last Policeman trilogy. Countdown city presents another fascinating mystery set on brink of an apocalypse--and once again, Hank Palace confronts questions way beyond "whodunit.

What do we as human beings owe to one another? And what does it mean to be civilized when civilization is collapsing all around you? With society falling to shambles, hank pieces together what few clues he can, on a search that leads him from a college-campus-turned-anarchist-encampment to a crumbling coastal landscape where anti-immigrant militia fend off “impact zone” refugees.

Countdown City: The Last Policeman Book II Last Policeman Trilogy 2 #ad - There are just 77 days before a deadly asteroid collides with Earth, and Detective Palace is out of a job. The weird, beautiful, unapologetically apocalyptic Last Policeman trilogy is one of my favorite mystery series. John green, author of the fault in Our Stars and Paper TownsWinner of the 2014 Philip K.

With the concord police force operating under the auspices of the U. S. Brett cavatone disappeared without a trace—an easy feat in a world with no phones, no cars, and no way to tell whether someone’s gone “bucket list” or just gone. Justice department, Hank's days of solving crimes are over.

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World of Trouble: The Last Policeman Book III Last Policeman Trilogy 3

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Quirk Books #ad - Nominated for the 2015 edgar Award for Best Paperback OriginalCritically acclaimed author Ben H. For everyone. With the doomsday asteroid looming, detective Hank Palace has found sanctuary in the woods of New England, secure in a well-stocked safe house with other onetime members of the Concord police force.

Winters delivers this explosive final installment in the Edgar Award winning Last Policeman series. Soon, it’s clear that there’s more than one earth-shattering revelation on the horizon, and it’s up to Hank to solve the puzzle before time runs out. But with time ticking away before the asteroid makes landfall, Hank’s safety is only relative, and his only relative—his sister Nico—isn’t safe.

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Underground Airlines

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Mulholland Books #ad - In this version of America, slavery continues in four states called "the Hard Four. On the trail of a runaway known as jackdaw, Victor arrives in Indianapolis knowing that something isn't right--with the case file, with his work, and with the country itself. As he works to infiltrate the local cell of a abolitionist movement called the Underground Airlines, tracking Jackdaw through the back rooms of churches, empty parking garages, and medical offices, hotels, Victor believes he's hot on the trail.

. But his strange, increasingly uncanny pursuit is complicated by a boss who won't reveal the extraordinary stakes of Jackdaw's case, as well as by a heartbreaking young woman and her child--who may be Victor's salvation. P. P1 {margin: 00px 00px 00px 00px; font: 11. 0px helvetica} span. S1 {font-kerning: none} the bestselling book that asks the question: what would present-day America look like if the Civil War never happened?A New York Times bestseller; a Goodreads Choice finalist; named one of the Best Books of the Year by NPR, Hudson Bookseller, Publishers Weekly, Slate, St.

Underground Airlines #ad - He's got plenty of work. Victor believes himself to be a good man doing bad work, unwilling to give up the freedom he has worked so hard to earn.

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Blackfish City: A Novel

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Ecco #ad - When a strange new visitor arrives—a woman riding an orca, with a polar bear at her side—the city is entranced. By banding together to save their city before it crumbles under the weight of its own decay, they will learn shocking truths about themselves. Blackfish city is a remarkably urgent—and ultimately very hopeful—novel about political corruption, technology run amok, gender identity, organized crime, the consequences of climate change, and the unifying power of human connection.

  . One of the most intriguing future cities in years. Charlie jane anders“Simmers with menace and heartache, suspense and wonder. Ann leckiea best book of the Month inEntertainment WeeklyThe Washington PostTor. Com b&n sci-fi fantasy blogamazonafter the climate wars, a remarkable feat of mechanical and social engineering, a floating city is constructed in the Arctic Circle, complete with geothermal heating and sustainable energy.

Blackfish City: A Novel #ad - The city’s denizens have become accustomed to a roughshod new way of living, the city is starting to fray along the edges—crime and corruption have set in, however, the contradictions of incredible wealth alongside direst poverty are spawning unrest, and a new disease called “the breaks” is ravaging the population.

The “orcamancer, ” as she’s known, very subtly brings together four people—each living on the periphery—to stage unprecedented acts of resistance.

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Under the Pendulum Sun

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Angry Robot #ad - At last there comes news: her beloved brother is riding to be reunited with her soon – but the Queen of the Fae and her insane court are hard on his heels. Now containing exclusive reader notes & reading group questions! file under: fantasy  in arcadia | seek and Hide | The Queen of Moths | Lands of the Damned.

Catherine helstone’s brother, has disappeared in Arcadia, Laon, legendary land of the magical fae. Desperate for news of him, she makes the perilous journey, but once there, she finds herself alone and isolated in the sinister house of Gethsemane. Victorian missionaries travel into the heart of the newly discovered lands of the Fae, in a stunningly different fantasy that mixes Crimson Peak with Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell.

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The Library at Mount Char

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Crown #ad - Instead, she and her adopted siblings have been raised according to Father's ancient customs. Clothes are a bit tricky, but everyone says nice things about her outfit with the Christmas sweater over the gold bicycle shorts. After all, she was a normal American herself once. That was a long time ago, of course.

. She likes guacamole and cigarettes and steak. And sometimes, they've wondered if their cruel tutor might secretly be God. Now, father is missing—perhaps even dead—and the Library that holds his secrets stands unguarded. They've studied the books in his Library and learned some of the secrets of his power.

The Library at Mount Char #ad - Before her parents died. A missing God. A library with the secrets to the universe. A woman too busy to notice her heart slipping away. Carolyn's not so different from the other people around her. Before she and the others were taken in by the man they called Father. In the years since then, Carolyn hasn't had a chance to get out much.

She knows how to use a phone.

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John Dies at the End

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Thomas Dunne Books #ad - Even the part with the bratwurst. David wong has updated the Lovecraft tradition and infused it with humor that rather than lessening the horror, increases it dramatically. My name is David Wong. Every time i set the book down down, i was wary that something really was afoot, and that because I suspected this, that there were creatures I couldn't see, I was next.

You may not want to know about the things you'll read on these pages, about the invasion, about the sauce, about Korrok, and the future. Why? you just have to trust me. The important thing is this: The drug is called Soy Sauce and it gives users a window into another dimension. You need to read this book, to the end.

John Dies at the End #ad - . You're under the eye. They're watching you. You should not have touched this flyer with your bare hands. No, don't put it down. You touched the book. It's too late. Those names are fake. You might want to change yours.

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Reamde: A Novel

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William Morrow #ad - The breathtaking tale of a wealthy tech entrepreneur caught in the very real crossfire of his own online fantasy war game, Reamde is a new high—and a new world—for the remarkable Neal Stephenson. Stephenson has a once-in-a-generation gift: he makes complex ideas clear, heartbreaking, and he makes them funny, and thrilling.

Timethe #1 new york times bestselling author of anathem, neal stephenson is continually rocking the literary world with his brazen and brilliant fictional creations—whether he’s reimagining the past The Baroque Cycle, inventing the future Snow Crash, or both Cryptonomicon. With reamde, don delillo, and david foster wallace—not to mention william gibson and Michael Crichton—once again blazes new ground with a high-stakes thriller that will enthrall his loyal audience, Kurt Vonnegut, this visionary author whose mind-stretching fiction has been enthusiastically compared to the work of Thomas Pynchon, science and science fiction, and espionage fiction fans equally.

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Bedbugs: A Novel of Infestation

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Quirk Books #ad - The landlady insists her building is clean. Susan fears she’s going mad—until a more sinister explanation presents itself: she may literally be confronting the bedbug problem from Hell. From the Trade Paperback edition. Ft. Eat-in kitchen, 2br 2BA, one block to parks and playgrounds. An exterminator searches the property and turns up nothing.

For rent: top two floors of beautifully renovated brownstone, 1300 sq. Susan soon discovers that her new home is crawling with bedbugs. Or is it? she awakens every morning with fresh bites, but neither Alex nor their daughter Emma has a single welt. But the rent is so low, it’s too good to pass up. Big mistake.

Bedbugs: A Novel of Infestation #ad - No broker’s fee. Susan and alex Wendt have found their dream apartment. Sure, the landlady is a little eccentric. And the elderly handyman drops some cryptic remarks about the basement.

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The Chronoliths

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Tor Books #ad - Who is the warlord "kuin" whose victories they note? Scott wants only to rebuild his life. Then, one day, he inadvertently witnesses an impossible event: the violent appearance of a 200-foot stone pillar in the forested interior. Its arrival collapses trees for a quarter mile around its base, freezing ice out of the air and emitting a burst of ionizing radiation.

And the inscription chiseled into it commemorates a military victory--sixteen years in the future. Shortly afterwards, another, larger pillar arrives in the center of Bangkok--obliterating the city and killing thousands. Scott warden is a man haunted by the past--and soon to be haunted by the future. But some strange loop of causality keeps drawing him in, to the central mystery and a final battle with the future.

The Chronoliths #ad - The chronoliths by robert charles wilson is a 2002 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel and the winner of the 2002 John W. It appears to be composed of an exotic form of matter. Over the next several years, human society is transformed by these mysterious arrivals from, seemingly, our own near future. Campbell Memorial Award.

At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied. In early-twenty-first-century Thailand, Scott is an expatriate slacker.

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