Lots of good noir novels are in the library at the minute, with a variety of favorite tough guys taking on terrorists and killers. Lee Child has created a prequel to his popular Jack Reacher novels with The Affair, which relates the incident that led him to leave the military police and set out as a free lance. One local reader describes this as one of his best.
Popular Irish novelist Ken Bruen has another noir adventure starring Jack Taylor, Headstone. Our librarian recommends.