Agent 6 by Tom Rob Smith is a historical-fiction mystery novel originally released in 2011. It is the 3rd and final book in the thrilling Leo Demidov Trilogy (also widely known as Child 44 Trilogy). Restricted by law, ex-MGB agent Leo Demidov could only watch when his family went to New York for a “Peace Tour.” When the tour ended tragically and his country would not let him investigate the case, Leo decided to take matters in his own hand.
The Secret Speech by Tom Rob Smith is a thrilling historical-fiction novel first published in 2009. It is the 2nd book in the mystery series Leo Demidov Trilogy (also known as Child 44 Trilogy). Soviet citizens, especially ex-MGB agent Leo Demidov, were shocked by Khrushchev’s secret speech stating Stalin was a tyrant. Instability hit the country during its revolution. Former hero Leo Demidov struggled to follow the change and made peace with the past.
Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith is a historical-fiction mystery novel originally released in 2008. It is the 1st book in the thrilling Leo Demidov Trilogy, also widely referred to as Child 44 Trilogy. The book introduces Leo Demidov, ex-MGB agent and a hero from Stalin era of the Soviet Union. He used to be a believer in the state’s law and policy that “there is no crime.” His believe started to fall apart when he investigated a series of horrifying child murders.
Kate Appleton needs a job. Her husband has left her, she’s been fired from her position as a magazine editor, and the only place she wants to go is to her parents’ summer house, The Nutshell, in Keene’s Harbor, Michigan. Kate’s plan is to turn The Nutshell into a Bed and Breakfast. Problem is, she needs cash, and the only job she can land is less than savory.
Intensity by Dean Koontz is a chilling thriller novel originally published in 1995. Inspired by a true case, the book chronicles horrifying serial murders and a young girl with gloomy past tried to stop it. Chyna Shepard, who was abused and abandoned as a child by her mother, found a new accepting family but suddenly lost them to serial killer Edgler Vess. Unexpectedly, she learned who Vess’ next target would be: another innocent girl. Suppressing her own sorrow and fear, Chyna muster every ounce of courage she had and went in a quest to prevent the massacre.
Odd Thomas Series by Dean Koontz is a frighteningly brilliant mystery novel series. The series started in 2003 with the 1st book Odd Thomas and ended in 2015 with the 7th book Saint Odd. The chilling story in the series is built around a fascinating character of Odd Thomas. He has psychic ability and he can see the spirits of the dead, although he is unable to talk to them. A situation that complicates much of the books.