. Kreizler did their greatest work. New york times bestseller • “imaginative and fulfilling. Two of these throwaways, cross paths with Jones and Li, Lucas Kurtz and his older sister, Ambyr, offering information that could blow the case wide open. As the stakes grow higher, jones and li must not only unravel the mystery of how the throwaways died but also defend themselves and the Kurtz siblings against shadowy agents who don’t want the truth to get out.
A terrific story with a great setting and a very modern social message. The globe and Mail “An engrossing mystery. Library journal“A compulsive read. Trajan Jones. In the small town of Surrender in upstate New York, Dr. But will jones and li be able to trace the case to new york before they fall victim to the murderous forces that stalk them?Tautly paced and richly researched, Surrender, New York brings to life the grim underbelly of a prosperous nation—and those most vulnerable to its failings.
. Carr once again delivers a high-stakes thriller featuring a new band of clever, determined outcasts. Booklist starred review “Carr’s many fans will find this well worth the wait. Kirkus Reviews.
The Angel of Darkness: A Novel Dr. Laszlo Kreizler
Fast-paced and chilling, the Angel of Darkness is a tour de force, a novel of modern evil in old New York. Praise for the angel of darkness “A ripping yarn told with verve, intensity, and a feel for historical detail. Laszlo kreizler, a pioneer in forensic psychiatry, tracked down the brutal serial killer John Beecham with the help of a team of trusted companions and a revolutionary application of the principles of his discipline.
. A year has passed since Dr. The mystery is plotted with military precision. Usa today “A whopping thriller. In a brilliant bit of historical casting, Clarence Darrow, a rising courtroom wizard from Chicago, turns up to defend the villain at a tense upstate New York murder trial. Time caleb carr, the Angel of Darkness, paperback.
. Kreizler and his friends—high-living crime reporter john schuyler moore; indomitable, derringer-toting Sara Howard; the brilliant and bickering detective brothers Marcus and Lucius Isaacson; powerful and compassionate Cyrus Montrose; and Stevie Taggert, the boy Kreizler saved from a life of street crime—have returned to their former pursuits and tried to forget the horror of the Beecham case.
But when the distraught wife of a Spanish diplomat begs Sara’s aid, the team reunites to help find her kidnapped infant daughter.
The Angel of Darkness
Carr is at his strongest, exploring the dark underside of the human psyche and ferreting out the terrors and tragedies that drive men—and women—to kill. In libby hatch, carr has created a villain whose cunning is nearly equal to his detectives’ crime-solving prowess. Once again we are careening around the gaslighted New York that Carr knows, and depicts, so well.
The new york times Book Review “Gripping. Carr keeps us racing along with him to the very end. The washington Post Book World “Fascinating. New york times bestseller • dr. Their investigation leads the team to a shocking suspect: a woman who appears to the world to be a heroic nurse and a loving mother, but who may in reality be a ruthless murderer of children.
Once again, caleb carr proves his brilliant ability to re-create the past, both high life and low. Laszlo kreizler, a pioneer in forensic psychiatry, tracked down the brutal serial killer John Beecham with the help of a team of trusted companions and a revolutionary application of the principles of his discipline.
The Alienist TNT Tie-in Edition: A Novel The Alienist Series
Laszlo kreizler—a psychologist, or “alienist”—to view the horribly mutilated body of an adolescent boy abandoned on the unfinished Williamsburg Bridge. Fast-paced and riveting, with its tenements and mansions, corrupt cops and flamboyant gangsters, infused with historical detail, The Alienist conjures up Gilded Age New York, shining opera houses and seamy gin mills.
. Great product! Intelligent and entertaining. Usa today “a high-spirited, charged-up and unfailingly smart thriller. Los angeles times “Keeps readers turning pages well past their bedtime. San francisco chronicle Caleb carr, the Angel of Darkness, paperback. It is an age in which questioning society’s belief that all killers are born, not made, could have unexpected and fatal consequences.
Praise for the Alienist“A delicious premise. This modern classic continues to be a touchstone of historical suspense fiction for readers everywhere. The year is 1896. Their dangerous quest takes them into the tortured past and twisted mind of a murderer who will kill again before their hunt is over.
The Italian Secretary
The victims were crushed in a manner surpassing human power. Caleb carr's novel, the alienest, was a blockbuster international bestseller and positioned its author as a modern master of the historical thriller. Caleb carr, the Angel of Darkness, paperback. And while recent attempts on her majesty's life raise a number of possibilities, the slaying of david rizzio, music master and friend to Mary, these intrigues also seem strangely connected to an act of evil that took place centuries earlier……UNNATURAL DEEDSFor indeed, Queen of Scots, was an extraordinarily brutal and treacherous act―even for a time when brutality and treachery were the order of the day.
Watson to decipher: a matter concerning the safety of Queen Victoria herself calls them to Edinburgh's Holyroodhouse to investigate the confounding and gruesome deaths of two young men―horrific incidents that took place with Her Highness in residence. Now, madness, the ghosts of holyroodhouse are being reawakened by someone with a diabolical agenda of greed, and terror as Holmes and Watson set out to trap a killer who is eager to rewrite history in blood.
. Great product! Now, when fictional detective sherlock holmes made the science of murder as real as the gore on a killer's hands…FOUL WHISPERINGS…Mycroft Holmes's encoded message to his brother, Sherlock, to the age of opium dens and Jack the Ripper, in The Italian Secretary, Carr reaches back further, is unsubtle enough even for Dr.
The Devil Soldier: The American Soldier of Fortune Who Became a God in China
So marvelously improbable, so rich in exotic detail, that if often reads more like a historical thriller than the serious work of history that it is. Los angeles timeswith the same flair for history and narrative that distinguished his bestseller, Caleb Carr tells the incredible story of Frederick Townsend Ward, The Alienist, the American mercenary who fought for the emperor of China in the Taiping rebellion, history's bloodiest civil war.
Used book in Good Condition. The devil soldier is a thrilling, masterfully researched biography of the kind of adventurer the world no longer sees. Praise for the devil soldier“if ever a book of history were made for the movies, Caleb Carr's The Devil Soldier is it. Chicago tribune“Good, thorough, scholarly but absorbing.
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The Legend of Broken
It tells of a prosperous fortress city where order reigns at the point of a sword—even as scheming factions secretly vie for control of the surrounding kingdom. A fantasy epic. Together, they hope to exact a ruinous revenge on Broken, ushering in a day of reckoning when the mighty walls will be breached forever in a triumph of science over superstition.
. Brimming with adventure and narrative invention, The Legend of Broken is an exhilarating and enthralling masterwork. Praise for the legend of Broken “An excellent and old-fashioned entertainment. Meant as an allegory, a cautionary tale for our precarious times. And keera, embarks on a perilous journey to save her people, a gifted female tracker of the Bane tribe, enlisting the aid of the notorious and brilliant philosopher Caliphestros.
To make his points, carr has summoned a dream team of soldiers, wizards, and tiny forest folk. The new york times book review“Carr keeps the action hurtling along with a steady diet of gruesome murders and political betrayals. And he clearly wants modern readers to see something of their own world in the political corruption and greed that ultimately doom Broken.
The boston globe Caleb carr, the Angel of Darkness, paperback. Caleb carr boldly goes where he’s never gone before. Usa todaylegend meets history in this mesmerizing novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Caleb Carr.
Caleb carr, the Angel of Darkness, paperback. A professor at new york's john jay university in the year 2023, he lives in an era that has seen plague, a global economic crash, and the 2018 assassination of President Emily Forrester. The disc contains footage of president forrester's assassination, shocking difference: This version shows that before the video was released, the same video that has been broadcast countless times on TV and over the internet-with one crucial, it was altered with sinister special effects.
This explosive discovery will lead gideon wolfe on an electrifying journey from a criminal underworld of New York to the jungles of Africa and on a quest to find the truth in an age when all information can be manipulated. Great product! Caleb Carr. In this turbulent new world order, Wolfe's life and everything he knows are turned upside down when the widow of a murdered special-effects wizard enters his office.
The widow hands him a silver disc from her husband's safety deposit box, hoping that Wolfe's expertise in history and criminology will compel him to track down her husband's killers. First Edition. With this novel, carr has boldly established a new genre-future history-combining the best elements of mystery and thrillers with unique historical insight.
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Great product! First Edition. From the massively bestselling author of The Alienist - soon to be a major TV show - comes the most ambitious thriller of our time. Hardcover. On a disk she gives Gideon is the information that almost certainly cost her husband his life. Used book in Good Condition. Sphere Books. Caleb Carr.
And as gideon discovers, not just for him, although there are those who want to put an end to this, but for the whole world, their actions have dangerous consequences, for time itself. An extraordinary novel' ObserverIt is the greatest truth of our age: information is not knowledge. Manhattan, september 13, 2023.
For america is still in shock after the murder of its President, and the disk suggests the wrong man has been convicted. The world is drowning in information. Caleb carr, the Angel of Darkness, paperback. And in a sea of unregulated and unverifiable facts, the truth is harder and harder to find. Vera price's husband has been murdered, and she wants criminal psychologist Dr Gideon Wolfe to investigate.
The Italian Secretary: A Further Adventure of Sherlock Holmes
Rushed northward on a royal train—and nearly murdered themselves en route—the pair are soon joined by Mycroft, and learn of the brutal killings of two of the Queen's servants, a renowned architect and his foreman, both of whom had been working on the renovation of the famous and forbidding Royal Palace of Holyrood, in Edinburgh.
Caleb carr, the Angel of Darkness, paperback. Only rizzio, a music teacher and confidante of Mary, Queen of Scots, was murdered three centuries ago. Holmes proceeds to alarm watson with the announcement that the Italian Secretary's vengeful spirit may have taken the lives of the two men as punishment for disturbing the scene of his assassination.
Mycroft has enlisted his brother to help solve the murders that may be key elements of a much more elaborate and pernicious plot on the Queen's life. Used book in Good Condition. Great product! Sherlock Holmes and Dr. But the circumstances of the two victims' deaths also call to Holmes' mind the terrible murder—in Holyrood—of "The Italian Secretary, " David Rizzio.
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The Alienist: Number 1 in series Laszlo Kreizler & John Schuyler Moore by Caleb Carr 1-Sep-2011 Paperback
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