Witness Protection

Moving Target

Author: Jet Macleod

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781505983623


Page: 560

View: 5699

Delia Montgomery has work for the government for years. She's done everything that they've asked of her and now, she wants to retire. But, she knows that in her line of work, it isn't easy to do that. Angela March is in Witness Protection for doing her job as a City DA in NYC. Her only problem is that she doesn't want to hide and she is notorious for ditching her protection. She has become a thorn in the government's side. So, the government has given Del an option. She keeps Angela alive and she can retire. All she has to do is make sure that Angela gets to the court house on time. Del wonders who she can trust. Angela finally realizes what it means to be on the run.

Moving Target

Author: Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545773202

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 2121

Cassie Arroyo, an American studying in Rome, has her world ripped apart when someone tries to kill her father, an art history professor at an Italian university. Is she their next target? Cassie sets out to uncover what is happening, only to learn that she is a member of an ancient bloodline that enables her to use the Spear of Destiny--a legendary object that can alter the future. Now running from a secret organization intent on killing those from her bloodline, Cassie must--with the help of some friends--decipher the clues that will lead her to the Spear. Christina Diaz Gonzalez has created a fast-paced thrill-ride of a book, rich with riddles and myth, that young readers will not want to put down.

Moving Target

Author: Cheyenne McCray

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks

ISBN: 9781429927468

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

View: 3563

Ani King left her entire life behind when the Russian mafia brutally murdered her family. The Witness Security Program has kept her safe for two years, but with one simple phone call her cover is destroyed—and there is only one man left who can save her. Protecting the brave, beautiful Ani became more than just a job a long time ago for Deputy Marshal Daniel Parker. And now, just days before the trial where she's slated to give a damning testimony, the criminals who want her dead are on her trail. To keep Ani safe, Daniel has to keep her close—and her enemies closer. Because soon there's nowhere for Ani to hide...but in his arms.

Middle of Nowhere

Author: Ridley Pearson

Publisher: Hyperion

ISBN: 9781401308179

Category: Fiction

Page: 528

View: 7925

A brutal attack that leaves a young woman paralyzed is horrifyingenough, but when it happens to one of Seattle police lieutenant Lou Boldt's ownofficers, and all the suspects wear the same uniform as the victim, it's muchworse. The SPD has been struck by a not-very-mysterious case of the "blue flu,"a labor dispute that's turned cop against cop. Frustrated by the work slowdownin the department, Boldt is working almost on his own, except for forensicpsychologist Daphne Matthews and detective John LaMoia, familiar characters inPearson's popular series (ThePied Piper, The FirstVictim). Despite not-so-veiled warnings from some of his colleagues, Louis determined to unmask Maria Sanchez's attacker, even if it turns out to be afellow cop. And if that's not enough, the piano-playing lieutenant with adevoted wife--and a lingering yen for his coworker Daphne--has to deal with acrime wave that's increasing every day as the blue flu fells more of theforce.Investigating a string of robberies, Lou and Daphne follow the evidence to atelemarketing operation in a Colorado prison and question an inmate who may haveused inside information to set up the robberies for his brother in Seattle tocarry out. When the inmate dies, his brother goes after Lou, who isn't sure whoto blame when violence hits too close to home--the brother or the strikingpolicemen. Middle of Nowhere isn't Pearson's best outing: the plot isthinner than usual and the pacing somewhat slower, although the detailedexplanation of how to catch a criminal using new telecommunications technologyis fascinating. Still, Lou Boldt is an always interesting character whose innerconflicts are well drawn and whose essential decency makes up for a lot. Hisunderstated romance with Daphne deepens in every new adventure; the real mysteryis what's going to happen to the two of them. --Jane Adams

Cut and Run

Author: Ridley Pearson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780786275083

Category: Fiction

Page: 536

View: 3206

Taut and edge-of-the-seat compelling, Cut and Run is a spellbinding thriller pitting a U.S. federal marshal against the mob's most resourceful killer - in a race to save the woman he loves.

Navy SEAL Captive

Author: Elle James

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1488005486

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 7174

Saving the SEAL Being abducted by a beautiful woman in Cancun wasn't part of Sawyer Houston's R & R mission. Jenna Broyles claims she's rescuing the vacationing navy SEAL from unknown assailants. Only it's her life on the line when the jilted bride becomes a target. The high-end Mexico resort was supposed to be Jenna's honeymoon destination. But after a dangerous discovery forces her to play hero, she's the one in need of the gorgeous stranger's expertise. As Jenna and Sawyer flee across treacherous tropical jungles, the heat between them builds to a fever pitch. Can they make safe haven before Sawyer's secrets get them both killed?

Harlequin Intrigue April 2016 - Box Set 1 of 2

Trouble with a Badge\Navy SEAL Captive\Texan's Baby

Author: Delores Fossen,Elle James,Barb Han

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1460396812

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 4640

Harlequin Intrigue brings you three new titles at a great value, available now! Enjoy these suspenseful reads packed with edge-of-your-seat intrigue and fearless romance. TROUBLE WITH A BADGE Appaloosa Pass Ranch by Delores Fossen Lawman Levi Crockett would never turn his back on PI Alexa Dearborn and the baby girl in her care. But as a serial killer stalks them, Levi must fight a powerful enemy—the desire between them. NAVY SEAL CAPTIVE SEAL of My Own by Elle James Being abducted wasn't part of Sawyer Houston's R & R mission. Jenna Broyles claims she's rescuing the navy SEAL from unknown assailants. Only, it's her life on the line when the jilted bride becomes a target. TEXAN'S BABY Mason Ridge by Barb Han Bodyguard Dawson Hill is committed to protecting the woman who left him two years ago. Melanie Dixon has returned to Mason Ridge…with his son. Now a madman is threatening the family Dawson never dreamed he could have. Look for Harlequin Intrigue's April 2016 Box set 2 of 2, filled with even more edge-of-your seat romantic suspense! Look for 6 compelling new stories every month from Harlequin® Intrigue!


Author: Barbara Anna Marjanovic

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595290361

Category: Fiction

Page: 228

View: 9967

The whole situation started not more than ten years ago. I was 18. I enrolled in a prestigious university, began Donna Lake's story. Then, she met Matthew Manchino, a smooth, suave Italian boy with all the right moves. At first life was good, marriage came and her life began, one that was full of hope. She had everything; a good-looking husband, a beautiful home, and her school--then it all changed. Drugs, arms dealing--they all became part of life and life wasn't as wonderful as Donna thought it would be. Each day went by, and each day was worse than the next. What was she to do? One day, she woke up and her whole world fell apart--she was dead on paper, but now she had a chance to get her own revenge--through the FBI. Yet, the FBI has its own twists and turns, moles and other insiders, and Donna becomes their player. Who does Donna believe? Is there anyone she can trust? "Pawn: A Novel" is a book about love, lies, deception and a woman's need to survive. It's Donna's tale--her life.

Moving Target 1: Die Spur der Gejagten

Author: Christina Diaz Gonzalez

Publisher: Planet! in der Thienemann-Esslinger Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3522653394

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 6272

Cassandras Leben ändert sich für immer, als ihr Vater auf offener Straße niedergeschossen wird. Mit letzter Kraft flüstert er ihr zu, dass sie in einem nahe gelegenen Kloster Zuflucht suchen soll. Der alte Mönch Gregorio eröffnet Cassie jedoch, dass sie zu den letzten Nachfahren einer geheimen Blutlinie gehört und den verschollenen Speer des Schicksals beschützen muss. Mit diesem sagenumwobenen Artefakt ist Cassie als Einzige dazu in der Lage, die Zukunft zu beeinflussen – ein Segen, aber auch ein Fluch, denn das Jagdfieber anderer ist geweckt. Verfolgt von Unbekannten begibt sich Cassie auf die gefährliche Suche nach dem Speer, der das Leben ihrer Familie, ihrer Freunde und ihrer Welt für immer verändern könnte! Auftakt der zweiteiligen Abenteuerjagd

Witness to the Truth

My Struggle for Human Rights in Louisiana

Author: John Henry Scott,Cleo Scott Brown

Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press

ISBN: 9781570034893

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 289

View: 4446

Ultimately convincing Attorney General Robert Kennedy to participate in his crusade, Scott led a twenty-five year struggle that graphically illustrates how persistent efforts by local citizens translated into a national movement."

Blind Man's Bluff

Author: David Lorne

Publisher: Onyx Books

ISBN: 9780451403124

Category: Fiction

Page: 386

View: 5266

Blind Spike Halleck must protect himself and his girlfriend, Deborah, from Tim Stark, the vengeful, psychopathic escaped convict who stalks them

House of Commons - Home Affairs Committee: E-Crime - HC 70

Fifth Report of Session 2013-14 [electronic Resource] : Report, Together with Formal Minutes, Oral and Written Evidence

Author: Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Home Affairs Committee

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780215061430

Category: Computers

Page: 175

View: 6349

The threat of a cyber attack to the UK is so serious it is marked as a higher threat than a nuclear attack. One can steal more on the internet than they can by robbing a bank and online criminals in 25 countries have chosen the UK as their number one target. Astonishingly, some are operating from EU countries. If we don't have a 21st century response to this 21st century crime, we will be letting those involved in these gangs off the hook. After a 10 month inquiry the Committee concluded that: a dedicated state of the art espionage response team should be established so that attacks can be immediately reported; Banks must be required to report all e-crime fraud to law enforcement; it is alarmed that CEOP is having its budget cut by 10% over 4 years, its experienced Chief Executive is leaving and it could lose its laser-like focus when merged with the National Crime Agency; it is still too easy for people to access inappropriate online content and those responsible need to take stronger action to remove such content - the Government should draw up a mandatory code of conduct with them to remove material which breaches acceptable standards; the DPP should review sentencing guidance and ensure e-criminals receive the same sentences as if they had stolen the same amount of money or data offline; the Government should look at setting up a similar organisation to the Internet Watch Foundation focused on reporting and removing online terrorist content

The Hate U Give

Author: Angie Thomas

Publisher: cbt Verlag

ISBN: 3641200148

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 512

View: 446

»Umwerfend und brillant, ein Klassiker!« Bestsellerautor John Green Die 16-jährige Starr lebt in zwei Welten: in dem verarmten Viertel, in dem sie wohnt, und in der Privatschule, an der sie fast die einzige Schwarze ist. Als Starrs bester Freund Khalil vor ihren Augen von einem Polizisten erschossen wird, rückt sie ins Zentrum der öffentlichen Aufmerksamkeit. Khalil war unbewaffnet. Bald wird landesweit über seinen Tod berichtet; viele stempeln Khalil als Gangmitglied ab, andere gehen in seinem Namen auf die Straße. Die Polizei und ein Drogenboss setzen Starr und ihre Familie unter Druck. Was geschah an jenem Abend wirklich? Die Einzige, die das beantworten kann, ist Starr. Doch ihre Antwort würde ihr Leben in Gefahr bringen...

Das Komplott

Author: John Grisham

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641109507

Category: Fiction

Page: 464

View: 1568

Wenn nichts ist, wie es scheint Malcolm Bannister, in seinem früheren Leben Anwalt in Winchester, Virginia, sitzt wegen Geldwäsche zu Unrecht im Gefängnis. Die Hälfte der zehnjährigen Strafe hat er abgesessen, als sich das Blatt wendet. Ein Bundesrichter und seine Geliebte wurden ermordet aufgefunden. Es gibt weder Zeugen noch Spuren, und das FBI steht vor einem Rätsel – bis Bannister auf den Plan tritt. Als Anwalt mit Knasterfahrung kennt er viele Geheimnisse, darunter auch die Identität des Mörders. Dieses Wissen will er gegen seine Freiheit eintauschen. Er hat schon bessere Tage gesehen. Einst ein glücklich verheirateter Kleinstadtanwalt, findet sich Malcolm Bannister im Gefängnis Frostburg wieder, wegen angeblicher Geldwäsche zu zehn Jahren Haft verurteilt. Fünf davon hat er bereits abgesessen. Lange Jahre, die ihn seine Zulassung als Anwalt, seine sozialen Kontakte, seine Ehe und die Beziehung zu seinem Sohn kosteten. Die Zeit im Gefängnis vertreibt Bannister sich als Bibliothekar und juristischer Ratgeber für andere Insassen. Erfüllt ist er von diesen Aufgaben nicht, ihn beschäftigt nur ein einziger Gedanke: so schnell wie möglich raus aus dem Knast. Die Gelegenheit dazu bietet sich, als der betagte Bundesrichter Ray Fawcett mit seiner jungen Freundin erschossen aufgefunden wird. Die Ermittler stehen unter Druck. Genau auf diesen Moment hat Malcolm Bannister gewartet. Er bietet dem FBI einen Deal an: Er liefert den Namen des Mörders und wird im Gegenzug sofort freigelassen. Das FBI nimmt das Angebot an. Bannister beginnt ein neues Leben. Und damit nimmt eine teuflische Intrige ihren Lauf.

The C-Factor

Author: D.A. Ramirez

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 146917734X

Category: Fiction

Page: 388

View: 4030

The Soviet Union of the late 1970s worried that their military superiority is in jeopardy, steals the formula for solid rocket fuel being used by the United States, but end up with a Pandoras box capable of bringing them to their knees. Dr. George Taylor, cancer researcher and college professor leads a team of doctors and nuclear engineers on a United Nations World Health Organization Inspection to the Ukraine State of the Soviet Union. The teams mission: evaluate the effects of nuclear power usage on power plant site workers, their families and the surrounding communities of several nuclear facilities, one of which is Chernobyl. During the course of the inspections Dr. Taylor is unwittingly drawn into a dangerous mystery which began years earlier in Greenland. The truth of this secret if released could place the entire Soviet social and political system at risk. George will find his loyalties challenged between the goals of the United Nations mission and those of his secret involvement with the Presidents National Security Agency. The height of the cold war is the setting for this mystery, adventure and love story.

Der Report der Magd


Author: Margaret Atwood

Publisher: Piper ebooks

ISBN: 3492970591

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 9905

Die provozierende Vision eines totalitären Staats, in dem Frauen keine Rechte haben: Die Dienerin Desfred besitzt etwas, was ihr alle Machthaber, Wächter und Spione nicht nehmen können, nämlich ihre Hoffnung auf ein Entkommen, auf Liebe, auf Leben ... Margaret Atwoods »Report der Magd« wurde zum Kultbuch einer ganzen Generation und von Volker Schlöndorff unter dem Titel »Die Geschichte der Dienerin« verfilmt.