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I, The Jury

Thumbtack    I, The Jury by Mickey Spillane

The first novel in Mickey Spillane's classic detective series starring hard-boiled private eye Mike Hammer. Here's Mickey Spillane and Mike Hammer in their roughest and readiest—a double-strength shot of sex, violence, and action that is vintage Spillane all the way. It's a tough-guy mystery to please even the most bloodthirsty of fans!

Year: 1947
Genre: Hardboiled DetectiveVengeance

The Ninja

Thumbtack    The Ninja by Eric Van Lustbader

Raised in Japan by a British father and a Chinese mother, young Nicholas Linnear felt at home only in the dojo, where he gave himself over to mastering ninjutsu—the ancient art of the ninja. Over years of training, he ascended to the highest ranks imaginable—until a confrontation over the very meaning of ninjutsu changed his approach to martial arts forever, sending him on a journey that would take him across the globe.

Year: 1980
Genre: ActionVengeance

A Time to Kill

Thumbtack    A Time to Kill by John Grisham

The life of a ten-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken and remorseless young men. The mostly white town of Clanton in Ford County, Mississippi, reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman crime. Until her black father acquires an assault rifle and takes justice into his own outraged hands.

Year: 1989
Genre: Legal ThrillerVengeance

Hannibal

Thumbtack    Hannibal by Thomas Harris

You remember Hannibal Lecter: gentleman, genius, cannibal. Seven years have passed since Dr. Lecter escaped from custody. And for seven years he's been at large, free to savor the scents, the essences, of an unguarded world. But intruders have entered Dr. Lecter's world, piercing his new identity, sensing the evil that surrounds him.

Year: 1999
Genre: Psychological ThrillerVengeance

L.A. Requiem

Thumbtack    L.A. Requiem by Robert Crais

The day starts like any other in L.A. The sun burns hot as the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering city. But for private investigator Joe Pike, the city will never be the same again. His ex-lover, Karen Garcia, is dead, brutally murdered with a gun shot to the head.

Year: 1999
Genre: Murder MysteryPolice ProceduralPrivate EyeVengeance

Lost Light

Thumbtack    Lost Light by Michael Connelly

Retired LAPD detective Harry Bosch wants justice for a murdered production assistant -- but without his police badge, can he take down a powerful and ruthless killer? And even in the face of an opponent more powerful and ruthless than any he's ever encountered, Bosch is not backing down.

Year: 2003
Genre: Cold CaseVengeance

Cold Service

Thumbtack    Cold Service by Robert B. Parker

When his closest ally, Hawk, is beaten and left for dead while protecting a bookie, Spenser embarks on an epic journey to rehabilitate his best pal, body and soul. But that means infiltrating a ruthless mob--and redefining his friendship with Hawk in the name of vengeance...

Year: 2005
Genre: Private EyeVengeance

Consent to Kill

Thumbtack    Consent to Kill by Vince Flynn

The influential father of a slain terrorist demands retribution for the death of his son at Rapp's hands. In the tangled, duplicitous world of espionage there are those, even among America's allies, who feel Mitch Rapp has grown too effective at his deadly job. They have been looking for an excuse to eliminate the number one counterterrorism operative, and they are determined to seize the chance with an explosive international conspiracy.

Year: 2005
Genre: EspionageTerroristVengeance

Memory Man

Thumbtack    Memory Man by David Baldacci

This "impossible to put down" bestseller introduces Amos Decker, a gifted police detective with a perfect memory who must solve a mystery he wishes he could forget: his family's murder. Memory Man will stay with you long after the turn of the final page.

Year: 2015
Genre: Cold CaseFootballRevengeVengeance

 

 

Titles

Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1947I, The Jury by Mickey Spillane Hardboiled Detective, Vengeance, Mike Hammer
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1980The Ninja by Eric Van Lustbader Action, Vengeance, Nicholas Linnear
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1989A Time to Kill by John Grisham Legal Thriller, Vengeance, Jake Brigance
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1999Hannibal by Thomas Harris Psychological Thriller, Vengeance, Hannibal Lecter
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1999L.A. Requiem by Robert Crais Murder Mystery, Police Procedural, Private Eye, Vengeance, Elvis Cole, Joe Pike, Los Angeles
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2003Lost Light by Michael Connelly Cold Case, Vengeance, Harry Bosch
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2005Cold Service by Robert B. Parker Private Eye, Vengeance, Spenser
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2005Consent to Kill by Vince Flynn Espionage, Terrorist, Vengeance, Mitch Rapp
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2015Memory Man by David Baldacci Cold Case, Football, Revenge, Vengeance, Amos Decker

 

 

 


 

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