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About That Kiss

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About That Kiss - 2018

by Jill Shalvis

Summary: When love drives you crazy . . . When sexy Joe Malone never calls after their explosive kiss, Kylie shoves him out of her mind. Until she needs a favor, and it; s a doozy. Something precious to her has been stolen and there; s only one person with unique finder-and-fixer skills that can help—Joe. It means swallowing her pride and somehow trying to avoid the temptation to throttle him—or seduce him. the best thing to do . . . No, Joe didn; t call after the kiss. He; s the fun time...  read more »

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Accidental Heroes

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Accidental Heroes - 2018

by Danielle Steel

Summary: A decorated former Air Force pilot. A pregnant flight attendant. A dedicated TSA agent. The fates of these three, and many others, converge in Danielle Steel's gripping new novel-a heart-stopping thriller that engages ordinary men and women in the fight of their lives during a flight from New York to San Francisco.

On a beautiful May morning at New York's John F. Kennedy airport, two planes have just departed for San Francisco-one a 757, another a smaller Airbus A321. At a security...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Thrillers

Agent in Place

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Agent in Place - 2018

by Mark Greaney

Summary: From Mark Greaney, the New York Times bestselling author of Gunmetal Gray and the coauthor of Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan novels, comes a high-stakes thriller featuring the world's most dangerous assassin: the Gray Man.

Fresh off his first mission back with the CIA, Court Gentry secures what seems like a cut-and-dried contract job: A group of expats in Paris hires him to kidnap the mistress of Syrian dictator Ahmed Azzam to get intel that could destabilize Azzam's regime.

Court...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Thrillers

All Systems Red: The Murderbot Diaries

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All Systems Red: The Murderbot Diaries - 2017

by Martha Wells

Summary: Winner: 2018 Alex Award
A Finalist for the 2017 Nebula Award for Best Novella
One of the Verge's Best Books of 2017

A murderous android discovers itself in All Systems Red, a tense science fiction adventure by Martha Wells that interrogates the roots of consciousness through Artificial Intelligence.
"As a heartless killing machine, I was a complete failure."
In a corporate-dominated spacefaring future, planetary missions must be approved and supplied by the Company....  read more »

Genres: High Tech • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Science Fiction Adventure

Alternate Side

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Alternate Side - 2018

by Anna Quindlen

Summary: The tensions in a tight-knit neighborhood-and a seemingly happy marriage-are exposed by an unexpected act of violence. A provocative novel about money, class, and self-discovery, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Miller's Valley and Still Life with Bread Crumbs.

Some days Nora Nolan thinks that she and her husband, Charlie, lead a charmed life-except when there's a crisis at work, a leak in the roof at home, or a problem with their twins at college. And why not? New York...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

An American Marriage

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An American Marriage - 2018

by Tayari Jones

Summary: THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! OPRAH; S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTION "Haunting . . . Beautifully written." — The New York Times Book Review "Brilliant and heartbreaking . . . Unforgettable." — USA Today "A tense and timely love story . . . Packed with brave questions about race and class." — People "Compelling." — The Washington Post "Epic . . . Transcendent . . . Triumphant." — Elle Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

Anatomy of a Scandal

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Anatomy of a Scandal - 2018

by Sarah Vaughan

Summary: Instant International Bestseller "A nuanced story line perfectly in tune with our #metoo times."— People , Book of the Week "One of the season; s most buzzed-about thrillers."—Bookish "A strong choice for book clubs. Former political correspondent Vaughan makes an impressive debut with this savvy, propulsive courtroom drama." — Kirkus Reviews ( starred review) "Vaughan offers gripping insight into a political scandal; s hidden machinations and the tension between justice and...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

Arabella and the Battle of Venus

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Arabella and the Battle of Venus - 2017

by David D. Levine

Summary: The thrilling adventures of Arabella Ashby continue in Arabella and the Battle of Venus, the second book in Hugo-winning author David D. Levine's swashbuckling sci-fi, alternate history series!
Arabella's wedding plans to marry Captain Singh of the Honorable Mars Trading Company are interrupted when her fiance is captured by the French and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp on swampy Venus. Now, Arabella must find passage to an enemy-controlled planet in the middle of a war, bribe or fight her...  read more »

Genres: Alternate History • Historical Fantasy • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Science Fiction Adventure

The Armageddon File

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The Armageddon File - 2017

by Stephen Coonts

Summary: "The Armageddon File is a knockout blow to those who wish Coonts would tone down the politics."— The Real Book Spy "[A] headline-inspired thriller with a conservative slant."—Publishers Weekly After one of the most contentious and divisive elections in American history, the new president is finally settling into the West Wing. But when his chief of staff discovers evidence that voting machines in key counties in swing states were tampered with, the whole administration is in danger...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

As Bright as Heaven

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As Bright as Heaven - 2018

by Susan Meissner

Summary: From the acclaimed author of Secrets of a Charmed Life and A Bridge Across the Ocean comes a new novel set in Philadelphia during the Spanish flu epidemic of 1918, which tells the story of a family reborn through loss and love. In 1918, Philadelphia was a city teeming with promise. Even as its young men went off to fight in the Great War, there were opportunities for a fresh start on its cobblestone streets. Into this bustling town, came Pauline Bright and her husband, filled with hope that...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Historical • Literature & Fiction

As You Wish

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As You Wish - 2018

by Jude Deveraux

Summary: One fateful summer, three very different women find themselves together in Summer Hill, Virginia, where they find they have much more in common than they realized...

Sixty-year-old Olivia's first marriage was long and unhappy, but now she is a newlywed, thrilled to finally be starting her life with the man she's always truly loved-even if they are getting a late start. Kathy is in her forties and married to a handsome, successful businessman. Theirs would be a fairy-tale romance if it...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Romantic Comedy • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Atomic City Girls

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The Atomic City Girls - 2018

by Janet Beard

Summary: "Focuses on the little-known realities behind the Manhattan Project [...] Readers who enjoyed Martha Hall Kelly; s Lilac Girls will appreciate this glimpse into the beliefs and attitudes that shaped America during World War II."— Library Journal In the bestselling tradition of Hidden Figures and The Wives of Los Alamos, comes this riveting novel of the everyday people who worked on the Manhattan Project during World War II. "What you see here, what you hear here, what you do here, let it...  read more »

Genres: Biographical • Historical • Literature & Fiction

The Bad Daughter

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The Bad Daughter - 2018

by Joy Fielding

Summary: A gripping, edge-of-your-seat thriller of family intrigue and dark secrets, from the author of Someone Is Watching and See Jane Run . There was no shortage of words she could use to describe her father, almost none of them complimentary. Serves you damn right, she thought. A voice mail from her estranged sister, Melanie, sends Robin; s heart racing and her mind spiraling in a full-blown panic attack. Melanie; s message is dire: Their father, his second wife, and his twelve-year-old stepdaughter...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

The Bad Daughter

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The Bad Daughter - 2018

by Joy Fielding

Summary: A gripping, edge-of-your-seat thriller of family intrigue and dark secrets, from the author of Someone Is Watching and See Jane Run.

There was no shortage of words she could use to describe her father, almost none of them complimentary. Serves you damn right, she thought.
 
A voice mail from her estranged sister, Melanie, sends Robin's heart racing and her mind spiraling in a full-blown panic attack. Melanie's message is dire: Their father, his second wife, and his...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

The Bags of Tricks Affair: A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery

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The Bags of Tricks Affair: A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery - 2018

by Bill Pronzini

Summary: The Bags of Tricks Affair is the latest charming historical mystery in Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Bill Pronzini's detective series.
A conman always has a bag of tricks, ready to fool the unsuspecting, and almost everyone is unsuspecting until they get taken. When that happens, they turn to Carpenter and Quincannon, Professional Detective Services, to recover their money and what's left of their dignity, and perhaps even to save their lives.
When one such case leaves Sabina...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Battle Hymn

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Battle Hymn - 2018

by William C. Dietz

Summary: From the New York Times bestselling author of the Legion of the Damned novels comes the final volume in the postapocalyptic military science fiction trilogy about America warring with itself and the people trying to keep it together...

The Second Civil War continues to rage as Union president Samuel T. Sloan battles to keep America whole and, more than that, to restore the country to its former greatness.

"Wanted Dead or Alive." Following a fateful battle between Union Army major...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Science Fiction Adventure

Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance

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Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance - 2017

by Ruth Emmie Lang

Summary: "Told with brains and heart" —Michelle Gable, New York Times bestselling author of A Paris Apartment "Bristles with charm and curiosity" —Winston Groom, New York Times bestselling author of Forrest Gump "A wholly original and superbly crafted work of art, Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance is a masterpiece of the imagination." —Lori Nelson Spielman, New York Times bestselling author of The Life List and Sweet Forgiveness "Charlotte; s Web for grown-ups who, like Weylyn Grey,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Bellevue Square

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Bellevue Square - 2017

by Michael Redhill

Summary: *Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalist* A darkly comic literary thriller about a woman who fears for her sanity—and then her life—when she learns that her doppelganger has appeared in a local park. Jean Mason has a doppelganger. She; s never seen her, but others swear they have. Apparently, her identical twin hangs out in Kensington Market, where she sometimes buys churros and drags an empty shopping cart down the streets, like she; s looking for something to put in it. Jean; s a grown...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

Beneath the Sugar Sky

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Beneath the Sugar Sky - 2018

by Seanan Mcguire

Summary: A stand-alone fantasy tale from Seanan McGuire; s Alex-award winning Wayward Children series, which began in the Alex, Hugo, Nebula, and Locus Award-winning, World Fantasy Award finalist, Tiptree Honor List Every Heart a Doorway Beneath the Sugar Sky , the third book in McGuire; s Wayward Children series, returns to Eleanor West; s Home for Wayward Children in a standalone contemporary fantasy for fans of all ages. At this magical boarding school, children who have experienced fantasy...  read more »

Genres: Fairy Tales, Legends & Mythology • Horror • Literature & Fiction • Occult & Supernatural • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Beyond Danger

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Beyond Danger - 2018

by Kat Martin

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Kat Martin brings page-turning suspense to a tale of secrets and passions turned deadly . . . Texas mogul Beau Reese is furious. All six feet three obscenely wealthy, good-looking inches of him. His sixty-year-old father, Stewart, a former state senator no less, has impregnated a teenager. Barely able to contain his anger, Beau is in for another surprise. It appears that Stewart has moved an entirely different woman into the house . . . Beau assumes that...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Suspense • Thrillers

Beyond Scandal and Desire: A Sins for All Seasons Novel

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Beyond Scandal and Desire: A Sins for All Seasons Novel - 2018

by Lorraine Heath

Summary: At birth, Mick Trewlove, the illegitimate son of a duke, was handed over to a commoner. Despite his lowly upbringing, Mick has become a successful businessman, but all his wealth hasn't satisfied his need for revenge against the man who still won't acknowledge him. What else can Mick do but destroy the duke's legitimate son-and woo the heir's betrothed into his own unloving arms . . .
Orphaned and sheltered, Lady Aslyn Hastings longs for a bit of adventure. With her intended often...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Regency • Romance

The Bishop's Pawn

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The Bishop's Pawn - 2018

by Steve Berry

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Political • Thrillers

The Black Hawk

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The Black Hawk - 2011

by Joanna Bourne

Summary: Attacked on a rainy London street, veteran spy Justine DeCabrillac knows only one man can save her: Hawker, her oldest friend . . . her oldest enemy. London's crawling with hidden assassins and someone is out to frame Hawker for murder. The two spies must work together to find who's out to destroy them... - Amazon

Genres: Action & Adventure • Historical • Historical • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Military • Mystery & Detective • Regency • Romance • Spies & Intrigue

The Blackbird Season

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The Blackbird Season - 2017

by Kate Moretti

Summary: “Exceptional…a deliciously sinister glimpse into the duplicity of small-town lives and the ease with which people turn on each other when tragedy comes calling. Moretti; s tale of jealousy and obsession is nothing less than dark magic. Witchery indeed." — Kirkus Reviews , starred review Known for novels featuring “great pacing and true surprises” ( Kirkus Reviews , starred review) and “nerve-shattering suspense” (Heather Gudenkauf, New York Time...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Suspense • Thrillers

Blue-Eyed Devil

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Blue-Eyed Devil - 2008

by Lisa Kleypas

Summary: The New York Times bestselling author of Sugar Daddy is back with her most breathtaking, hot-and-bothered novel yet! MEET THE BLUE-EYED DEVIL His name is Hardy Cates. He; s a self-made millionaire who comes from the wrong side of the tracks. He; s made enemies in the rough-and-tumble ride to the top of Houston; s oil industry. He; s got hot blood in his veins. And vengeance on his mind. MEET THE HEIRESS She; s Haven Travis. Despite her family; s money, she refuses to set out on the path they;...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Boat Runner

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The Boat Runner - 2017

by Devin Murphy

Summary: National Bestseller In the tradition of All The Light We Cannot See and The Nightingale, comes an incandescent debut novel about a young Dutch man who comes of age during the perilousness of World War II. Beginning in the summer of 1939, fourteen-year-old Jacob Koopman and his older brother, Edwin, enjoy lives of prosperity and quiet contentment. Many of the residents in their small Dutch town have some connection to the Koopman lightbulb factory, and the locals hold the family in high esteem....  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

The Body in the Casket

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The Body in the Casket - 2017

by Katherine Hall Page

Summary: The inimitable Faith Fairchild returns in a chilling New England whodunit, inspired by the best Agatha Christie mysteries and with hints of the timeless board game Clue. For most of her adult life, resourceful caterer Faith Fairchild has called the sleepy Massachusetts village of Aleford home. While the native New Yorker has come to know the region well, she isn; t familiar with Havencrest, a privileged enclave, until the owner of Rowan House, a secluded sprawling Arts and Crafts mansion, calls...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

The Bomb Maker

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The Bomb Maker - 2018

by Thomas Perry

Summary: A bomb is more than a weapon. A bomb is an expression of the bomber; s predictions of human behavior—a performance designed to fool you into making one fatally wrong move. In The Bomb Maker , Thomas Perry introduces us to the dark corners of a mind intent on transforming a simple machine into an act of murder—and to those committed to preventing that outcome at any cost. A threat is called into the LAPD Bomb Squad and when tragedy ensues, the fragmented unit turns to Dick Stahl, a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Burn Bright

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Burn Bright - 2018

by Patricia Briggs

Summary: In her bestselling Alpha and Omega series, Patricia Briggs "spins tales of werewolves, coyote shifters, and magic and, my, does she do it well" (USATODAY.com). Now mated werewolves Charles Cornick and Anna Latham face a threat like no other--one that lurks too close to home...

They are the wild and the broken. The werewolves too damaged to live safely among their own kind. For their own good, they have been exiled to the outskirts of Aspen Creek, Montana. Close enough to the Marrok's...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Occult & Supernatural • Paranormal • Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Werewolves & Shifters

Caribbean Rim

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Caribbean Rim - 2018

by Randy Wayne White

Summary: Murder, sunken treasure, and pirates both ancient and modern send Doc Ford on a nightmare quest in the thrilling new novel in the New York Times-bestselling series.

Marine biologist Doc Ford has been known to help his friends out of jams occasionally, but he's never faced a situation like this.

His old pal Carl Fitzpatrick has been chasing sunken wrecks most of his life, but now he's run afoul of the Florida Division of Historical Resources. Its director, Leonard Nickelby,...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

Cast in Flame

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Cast in Flame - 2014

by Michelle Sagara

Summary: Any day that starts with dragon arguments is going to be bad Kaylin returned from the West March in one piece. Now that piece is fraying. She; s not at home in the Imperial Palace—and she never intends to be. All she wants is normal garden-variety criminals and a place of her own. Of course, normal in her new life involves a dragon as a roommate, but she can handle that. She can; t as easily handle the new residents to the city she polices, because one of them is Nightshade; s younger...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Claws for Concern

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Claws for Concern - 2018

by Miranda James

Summary: Charlie Harris and his Maine Coon cat, Diesel, are embroiled in a new mystery when a cold case suddenly heats up in the latest installment of the New York Times bestselling series.

Charlie Harris is busy enjoying his new grandson when a mysterious man with a connection to Charlie's family starts visiting the library, bringing with him troubling questions about an unsolved murder...

Charlie may be a proud new grandfather, but he and Diesel still have work to do at Athena College...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Clean Kill: A Sniper Novel

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Clean Kill: A Sniper Novel - 2010

by Sgt. Jack Coughlin

Summary: On the heels of the New York Times bestselling Dead Shot comes the most thrilling installment of the Kyle Swanson series yet, in which an attempt at a new peace in the Middle East is shattered by an unknown attacker, and only Swanson can find out who's responsible

At a 15th Century castle outside Edinburgh, Scotland, Sir Geoffrey Cornwell is brokering an unprecedented agreement. Prince Abdullah of Saudi Arabia and the Israeli Foreign Minister are scheduled to sign an historic peace...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Thrillers

Cold Shot

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Cold Shot - 2016

by Dani Pettrey

Summary: When modern skeletal remains are discovered at Gettysburg, park ranger and former sniper Griffin McCray must confront his past if he, his friends, and charming forensic anthropologist Finley Scott are going to escape this web of murder alive.

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Cold Snap

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Cold Snap - 2013

by Allison Brennan

Summary: The Kincaid Family Christmas Reunion is threatened by murder ... ALL ROADS HOME On his way home to San Diego, P.I. Patrick Kincaid takes a detour through San Francisco to check on the wellbeing of a family friend who; s mysteriously been unreachable. What he doesn; t expect is to be shot at before he can find out why attorney Elle Santana won; t ask the police for help in finding a missing girl. Soon, he; s on the run from both good guys and bad as he and Elle race to find the witness and take...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Romance • Suspense • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

Collision Course

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Collision Course - 2018

by Marie Harte

Summary: He; s always had a way with the ladies She won; t give him the time of day Sparks fly when two hearts in motion collide. Florist Joey Reeves is working overtime to stay away from Lou Cortez, the ace mechanic with a reputation for irresistible charm. She; s a single mom with enough on her plate-the last thing she needs is entanglement with the hottest guy in town... "Well, hello there." Joey glanced up and froze. The man who; d been haunting her sleep looked even better in the hard light of day....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Color Me Murder

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Color Me Murder - 2018

by Krista Davis

Summary: Includes A Front and Back Cover for You to Color!
 
By day, Florrie Fox manages Color Me Read bookstore in Georgetown, Washington D.C. By night, she creates her own intricately detailed coloring books for adults, filling the pages with objects that catch her eye. There's plenty of inspiration in her new apartment-a beautiful carriage house belonging to Professor John Maxwell, Florrie's boss. He offers the property to Florrie rent-free with one condition-she must move in immediately to...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Crimson Lake

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Crimson Lake - 2018

by Candice Fox

Summary: "Complex, human characters, and a dark, meaty story, and fine writing, and a great sense of place - this is one of the best crime thrillers of the year. Sign me up as a big-time Fox fan!" ―Lee Child
Crimson Lake by Sydney-based, Ned Kelly award-winning author Candice Fox is a thrilling contemporary crime novel set in Queensland, Australia, perfect for readers of authors like James Patterson, Harlan Coben, Lisa Gardner, and Tana French.
How do you move on when the world won't let...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

A Dangerous Game

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A Dangerous Game - 2018

by Heather Graham

Summary: TROUBLE ALWAYS FINDS HER...

Wrapping up a normal day at the office, criminal psychologist Kieran Finnegan is accosted by a desperate woman who shoves an infant into her arms and then flees, only to be murdered minutes later on a busy Manhattan street.

Who was the woman? Where did the baby come from? Kieran can't stop thinking about the child and the victim, so her boyfriend, Craig Frasier, does what any good special agent boyfriend would do-he gets the FBI involved. And asks...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Romantic Suspense • Suspense • Thrillers

The Darkest Child

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The Darkest Child - 2018

by Delores Phillips

Summary: The Darkest Child - Amazon

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

The Darling Dahlias and the Unlucky Clover

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The Darling Dahlias and the Unlucky Clover - 2018

by Susan Wittig Albert

Summary: NYT bestselling author Susan Wittig Albert returns to Depression-era Darling, Alabama . . .

where the ladies of the Dahlias, the local garden club, are happy to dig a little dirt!

In the seventh book of this popular series, it looks like the music has ended for Darling's favorite barbershop quartet, the Lucky Four Clovers-just days before the Dixie Regional Barbershop Competition. Another unlucky break: a serious foul-up in Darling's telephone system-and not a penny for...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Daughter of Fortune

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Daughter of Fortune - 2014

by Isabel Allende

Summary: An orphan raised in Valparaiso, Chile, by a Victorian spinster and her rigid brother, vivacious young Eliza Sommers follows her lover to California during the Gold Rush of 1849. Entering a rough-and-tumble world of new arrivals driven mad by gold fever, Eliza moves in a society of single men and prostitutes with the help of her good friend and savior, the Chinese doctor Tao Chi; en. California opens the door to a new life of freedom and independence to the young Chilean, and her search for her...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense

Dead Shot: A Sniper Novel

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Dead Shot: A Sniper Novel - 2009

by Sgt. Jack Coughlin

Summary: Dead Shot: A Sniper Novel - Amazon

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Thrillers

Death Below Stairs

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Death Below Stairs - 2018

by Jennifer Ashley

Summary: Victorian class lines are crossed when cook Kat Holloway is drawn into a murder that reaches all the way to the throne. Highly sought-after young cook Kat Holloway takes a position in a Mayfair mansion and soon finds herself immersed in the odd household of Lord Rankin. Kat is unbothered by the family; s eccentricities as long as they stay away from her kitchen, but trouble finds its way below stairs when her young Irish assistant is murdered. Intent on discovering who killed the helpless...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Historical • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

A Death in Live Oak

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A Death in Live Oak - 2018

by James Grippando

Summary: From the 2017 winner of the Harper Lee Prize for legal fiction comes a powerful and timely story of race, politics, injustice, and murder as shocking and incendiary as today; s headlines. When the body of Jamal Cousin, president of the pre-eminent black fraternity at the Florida; s flagship university, is discovered hogtied in the Stygian water swamps of the Suwanee River Valley, the death sets off a firestorm that threatens to rage out of control when a fellow student, Mark Towson, the...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Legal • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

A Death in the Small Hours

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A Death in the Small Hours - 2013

by Charles Finch

Summary: VERY-GOOD HARDBACK-WITH-DUSTJACKET - Amazon

Genres: British Detectives • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Death in the Stars: A Kate Shackleton Mystery

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Death in the Stars: A Kate Shackleton Mystery - 2018

by Frances Brody

Summary: France Brody captures the atmosphere and language of 1920s England while delivering a captivating plot in the ninth book of this traditional cozy mystery series featuring private investigator Kate Shackleton.
Yorkshire, 1927. Eclipse fever grips the nation, and when beloved theatre star Selina Fellini approaches trusted sleuth Kate Shackleton to accompany her to a viewing party on thegrounds of Giggleswick School Chapel, Kate suspects an ulterior motive.
During the eclipse, Selina's...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Cozy • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Death of an Honest Man

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Death of an Honest Man - 2018

by M. C. Beaton

Summary: Sergeant Hamish Macbeth--Scotland's most quick-witted but unambitious policeman--returns in M.C. Beaton's new mystery in her New York Times bestselling series.
Nobody loves an honest man, or that was what police sergeant Hamish Macbeth tried to tell newcomer Paul English. Paul had moved to a house in Cnothan, a sour village on Hamish's beat.

He attended church in Lochdubh. He told the minister, Mr. Wellington, that his sermons were boring. He told tweedy Mrs. Wellington that she was...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals

Death; s Mistress

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Death; s Mistress - 2017

by Terry Goodkind

Summary: A New York Times bestseller, Death; s Mistress: Sister of Darkness begins The Nicci Chronicles, Terry Goodkind; s series with a cast of characters centered on one of his best-loved characters in the now-concluded Sword of Truth. One-time lieutenant of the evil Emperor Jagang, known as "Death; s Mistress" and the "Slave Queen", the deadly Nicci captured Richard Rahl in order to convince him that the Imperial Order stood for the greater good. But it was Richard who converted Nicci instead, and...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Deceivers

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The Deceivers - 2018

by Alex Berenson

Summary: The Russians don; t just want to influence American elections—they want it all. Former CIA agent John Wells confronts a plot of astonishing audacity as New York Times -bestselling author Alex Berenson goes beyond today; s headlines to tomorrow; s all-too-real threats. It was supposed to be a terrorist sting. The guns were supposed to be disabled. Then why was there so much blood? The target was the American Airlines Center, the home of the Dallas Mavericks. The FBI had told Ahmed Shakir...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

Deception Point

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Deception Point - 2002

by Dan Brown

Summary: Heralded for masterfully intermingling science, history, and politics in his critically acclaimed thrillers The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons, New York Times bestselling author Dan Brown has crafted another pulse-pounding novel in which nothing is as it seems - and behind every corner is a stunning surprise. A shocking scientific discovery. A conspiracy of staggering brilliance. A thriller unlike any you; ve ever read.... When a NASA satellite discovers an astonishingly rare object buried...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Thrillers

Devil of the Highlands

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Devil of the Highlands - 2009

by Lynsay Sands

Summary: They call him the Devil . . . He is the most notorious laird of Scotland: fierce, cold, deadly . . . and maybe even worse. Yet Evelinde has just agreed to wed him. Anything, she thinks, is better than her cruel stepmother. Though Evelinde should be wary of the rumors, she can; t help but be drawn to this warrior . . . for the Devil of the Highlands inspires a heat within her that is unlike anything she has ever known. They may call him whatever they wish, but Cullen, Laird of Donnachaidh, cares...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Dime

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The Dime - 2017

by Kathleen Kent

Summary: Brooklyn; s toughest female detective takes on Dallas—and neither is ready for the fight. Dallas, Texas is not for the faint of heart. Good thing for Betty Rhyzyk she; s from a family of take-no-prisoners Brooklyn police detectives. But her Big Apple wisdom will only get her so far when she relocates to The Big D, where Mexican drug cartels and cult leaders, deadbeat skells and society wives all battle for sunbaked turf. Betty is as tough as the best of them, but she; s deeply shaken when...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

A Distant Heart

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A Distant Heart - 2018

by Sonali Dev

Summary: Her name means "miracle" in Sanskrit, and to her parents, that's exactly what Kimaya is. The first baby to survive after several miscarriages, Kimi grows up in a mansion at the top of Mumbai's Pali Hill, surrounded by love and privilege. But at eleven years old, she develops a rare illness that requires her to be confined to a germ-free ivory tower in her home, with only the Arabian Sea churning outside her window for company. . . . Until one person dares venture into her world.
 
...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Multicultural • Romance

Dodging and Burning: A Mystery

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Dodging and Burning: A Mystery - 2018

by John Copenhaver

Summary: In a small Virginia town still reeling from World War II, a photograph of a beautiful murdered woman propels three young people into the middle of a far-reaching mystery.
A lurid crime scene photo of a beautiful woman arrives on mystery writer Bunny Prescott's doorstep with no return address―and it's not the first time she's seen it. The reemergence of the photo, taken fifty-five years earlier, sets her on a journey to reconstruct the vicious summer that changed her life.

In the...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Don't Skip Out on Me

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Don't Skip Out on Me - 2018

by Willy Vlautin

Summary: From Willy Vlautin,  award-winning author of Lean on Pete and The Motel Life, comes a powerful exploration of identity and loneliness pulled from deep within America's soul.
 
Don't Skip Out On Me is going to make your heart crumple into a little wad of paper and then open it back up into a perfect paper airplane sailing the skies from the hand of a boy. How does a bi-cultural man find a self when he's been abandoned by his parents? He invents it, that's how, with his hands, his fists,...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Psychological • Sports

The Duke Knows Best

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The Duke Knows Best - 2017

by Jane Ashford

Summary: They; re wrong for each other, for all the right reasons... Lord Randolph Gresham has come to London for one reason only-to find a suitable wife. Verity Sinclair may be intelligent, beautiful, and full of spirit, but her father knows a secret about Randolph that makes her entirely unsuitable as his bride. Not right for him at all, never, not a chance. Verity knows that Lord Randolph lives in a country parish, and she wants nothing more than to escape to town. He may be fascinating, attractive,...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Eaves of Destruction

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Eaves of Destruction - 2017

by Kate Carlisle

Summary: Murder is on the to-do list when construction contractor Shannon Hammer looks for a killer in the fifth Fixer-Upper Mystery... Don; t miss the Hallmark Movies & Mystery Originals starring Jewel, based on the Fixer-Upper Mystery series! At the annual Victorian Home and Garden Tour, Lighthouse Cove, California; s premier contractor, Shannon Hammer, realizes that the competition is about to turn deadly.... Shannon is in high demand among rival homeowners, who will do anything to win Best in...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Empire Games: A Tale of the Merchant Princes Universe

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Empire Games: A Tale of the Merchant Princes Universe - 2017

by Charles Stross

Summary: Charles Stross builds a new series with Empire Games, expanding on the world he created in the Family Trade series, a new generation of paratime travellers walk between parallel universes.
The year is 2020. It's seventeen years since the Revolution overthrew the last king of the New British Empire, and the newly-reconstituted North American Commonwealth is developing rapidly, on course to defeat the French and bring democracy to a troubled world. But Miriam Burgeson, commissioner in charge...  read more »

Genres: Alternate History • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Science Fiction Adventure • Spies & Intrigue

The Escape Artist

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The Escape Artist - 2018

by Brad Meltzer

Summary: "Meltzer is a master and this is his best. Not since The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo have you seen a character like this. Get ready to meet Nola. If you've never tried Meltzer, this is the one."--Harlan Coben

WHO IS NOLA BROWN? Nola is a mystery Nola is trouble. And Nola is supposed to be dead.
Her body was found on a plane that mysteriously fell from the sky as it left a secret military base in the Alaskan wilderness. Her commanding officer verifies she's dead. The US government...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Medical • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

Every Dog Has His Day

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Every Dog Has His Day - 2018

by Jenn Mckinlay

Summary: A stray kitten and a rambunctious poodle bring together a small-town bachelor and a single mother in the latest romance set in Bluff Point, Maine. Bluff Point brewery owner Zachary Caine wants nothing to do with commitment. His wild bachelor lifestyle suits him perfectly—until a foster kitten named Chaos makes him a reluctant hero. Now he; s BFFs with the kitten; s two little girls and finds himself falling for their gorgeous mother, who couldn; t think less of him. Divorced mother Jessie...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Everything Here Is Beautiful

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Everything Here Is Beautiful - 2018

by Mira T. Lee

Summary: ‟A tender but unflinching portrayal of the bond between two sisters."—Celeste Ng, New York Times bestselling author of Little Fires Everywhere "There; s not a false note to be found, and everywhere there are nuggets to savor. Why did it have to end?" —O Magazine "A bold debut. . . Lee sensitively relays experiences of immigration and mental illness, . . . a distinct literary voice." –Entertainment Weekly "Extraordinary. . . If you love anyone at all, this book is going...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

The Eyes of the Dragon

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The Eyes of the Dragon - 2017

by Stephen King

Summary: “It is just not possible to stop turning the pages” ( The Washington Post ) of this bestselling classic tale—an epic fantasy as only Stephen King could envision it. “Once, in a kingdom called Delain, there was a king with two sons….” Thus begins one of the most unique tales that master storyteller Stephen King has ever written—a sprawling fantasy of dark magic and the struggle for absolute power that utterly transforms the destinies of two brothers...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Thrillers

Fade to Black: A Doug Brock Thriller

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Fade to Black: A Doug Brock Thriller - 2018

by David Rosenfelt

Summary: In Fade to Black, the thrilling sequel to Blackout from David Rosenfelt, policeman Doug Brock helps a fellow victim of amnesia untangle a murder case and discovers he may not be as distant as he thinks.
After getting shot in the line of duty, New Jersey state police officer Doug Brock has been busy rebuilding his life. He's reunited with his fiance and started to get some of his memories back. He hopes he can continue to recover with the help of an amnesia support group and that the damage...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Thrillers

The First Kiss of Spring: An Eternity Springs Novel

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The First Kiss of Spring: An Eternity Springs Novel - 2018

by Emily March

Summary: Spring has come to Eternity Springs in The First Kiss of Spring, the newest installment in this New York Times bestselling series by Emily March.

Life could be a dream...
Goal-oriented and gorgeous, Caitlin Timberlake's dreams took her to the top of the corporate ladder in New York City. Now years later, her goals have changed. She wants to come home to Eternity Springs and build a business and a family of her own―with the new man in town. So what if sexy mechanic Josh Tarkington...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Five-Carat Soul

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Five-Carat Soul - 2017

by James Mcbride

Summary: One of The New York Times; 100 Notable Books of 2017 "A pinball machine zinging with sharp dialogue, breathtaking plot twists and naughty humor... McBride at his brave and joyous best." —New York Times Book Review Exciting new fiction from James McBride, the first since his National Book Award–winning novel The Good Lord Bird. The stories in Five-Carat Soul —none of them ever published before—spring from the place where identity, humanity, and history converge. They; re...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Short Stories

The Flight Attendant

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The Flight Attendant - 2018

by Chris Bohjalian

Summary: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Guest Room, a powerful story about the ways an entire life can change in one night: A flight attendant wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man - and no idea what happened.

Cassandra Bowden is no stranger to hungover mornings. She's a binge drinker, her job with the airline making it easy to find adventure, and the occasional blackouts seem to be inevitable. She lives with them, and the accompanying self-loathing....  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

Fools and Mortals

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Fools and Mortals - 2018

by Bernard Cornwell

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell makes a dramatic departure with this enthralling, action-packed standalone novel that tells the story of the first production of A Midsummer; s Night Dream—as related by William Shakespeare; s estranged younger brother. Lord, what fools these mortals be . . . In the heart of Elizabethan England, Richard Shakespeare dreams of a glittering career in one of the London playhouses, a world dominated by his older brother, William. But he is a...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Force of Nature

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Force of Nature - 2018

by Jane Harper

Summary: Five women go on a hike. Only four return. Jane Harper, the New York Times bestselling author of The Dry, asks: How well do you really know the people you work with? When five colleagues are forced to go on a corporate retreat in the wilderness, they reluctantly pick up their backpacks and start walking down the muddy path. But one of the women doesn; t come out of the woods. And each of her companions tells a slightly different story about what happened. Federal Police Agent Aaron Falk has a...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Thrillers

Freshwater

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Freshwater - 2018

by Akwaeke Emezi

Summary: An extraordinary debut novel, Freshwater explores the surreal experience of having a fractured self. It centers around a young Nigerian woman, Ada, who develops separate selves within her as a result of being born "with one foot on the other side." Unsettling, heartwrenching, dark, and powerful, Freshwater is a sharp evocation of a rare way of experiencing the world, one that illuminates how we all construct our identities.

Ada begins her life in the south of Nigeria as a troubled baby...  read more »

Genres: Biographical • Literature & Fiction

Gansett Island Episode 2: Kevin & Chelsea

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Gansett Island Episode 2: Kevin & Chelsea - 2017

by Marie Force

Summary: A year after his 31-year marriage imploded, Dr. Kevin McCarthy is enjoying life on Gansett Island. He; s opened a small practice, goes fishing with his older brothers any time he wants and has his sons, nieces and nephews close by. Best of all is his all-consuming relationship with sexy bartender, Chelsea Rose. What started as a one-night stand a year ago, has turned into something much more significant for Kevin and for Chelsea. The sixteen-year age difference between them has never mattered,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Gift: The Amish of Hart County

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The Gift: The Amish of Hart County - 2017

by Shelley Shepard Gray

Summary: New York Times Bestselling Author Shelley Shepard Gray gifts us with a special Christmas story about love and blessings in this next book in her Amish of Hart County series.
The Schwartz family is happy to be spending Christmas on their new farm in Hart County. But when Susanna Schwartz hears gunshots that causes her buggy to overturn, and then her little sister falls through a wooden bridge into the icy creek, it becomes clear from these dangerous "accidents" that someone wants them gone....  read more »

Genres: Amish & Mennonite • Christian • Clean & Wholesome • Inspirational • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Mystery & Suspense • Romance • Romance • Romantic Suspense

The Girl in the Moon

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The Girl in the Moon - 2018

by Terry Goodkind

Summary: In his newest heart-pounding suspense novel, #1 New York Times bestselling author Terry Goodkind introduces the world to his most unforgettable and deadly character yet.

Angela Constantine is a girl born broken.

When Angela was young, before she came to realize she had a rare ability, she was a rather ordinary girl. At least, that was what everyone said. But Angela is anything but ordinary. The daughter of a meth addict, she is convinced she was born a freak. Haunted by an abusive...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Occult & Supernatural • Suspense • Thrillers

The Girls in the Picture

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The Girls in the Picture - 2018

by Melanie Benjamin

Summary: " Girls could not be more timely—or troubling—about the treatment of women in the workplace. . . . [A] rich exploration of two Hollywood friends who shaped the movies."— USA Today "One of the pleasures of The Girls in the Picture is its no-males-necessary alliance of two determined females—#TimesUp before its time."—NPR From the New York Times bestselling author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue and The Aviator; s Wife, a fascinating novel of the friendship and creative...  read more »

Genres: Biographical • Family Life • Historical • Literature & Fiction

The Grave; s a Fine and Private Place

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The Grave; s a Fine and Private Place - 2018

by Alan Bradley

Summary: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "The world; s greatest adolescent British chemist/busybody/sleuth" ( The Seattle Times ), Flavia de Luce, returns in a twisty new mystery novel from award-winning author Alan Bradley. In the wake of an unthinkable family tragedy, twelve-year-old Flavia de Luce is struggling to fill her empty days. For a needed escape, Dogger, the loyal family servant, suggests a boating trip for Flavia and her two older sisters. As their punt drifts past the church where a notorious...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Great Alone

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The Great Alone - 2018

by Kristin Hannah

Summary: An instant #1 New York Times bestseller! "A TOUR DE FORCE." — Kirkus (starred review) Alaska, 1974. Unpredictable. Unforgiving. Untamed. For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival. Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man. When he loses yet another job, he makes an impulsive decision: he will move his family north, to Alaska, where they will live off the grid in America; s last true frontier. Thirteen-year-old Leni, a girl coming...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

Green Sun

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Green Sun - 2018

by Kent Anderson

Summary: TOP 10 MYSTERIES & THRILLERS FOR SPRING --PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
"One of the unsung heroes of crime fiction" (Chicago Tribune), Kent Anderson, returns after two decades with this dazzling novel about justice, character and fate, set against the backdrop of an American city at war with itself.

Oakland, California, 1983: a city churning with violent crime and racial conflict. Officer Hanson, a Vietnam veteran, has abandoned academia for the life-and-death clarity of police work, a way to...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals

Heart of the Night

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Heart of the Night - 2016

by Barbara Delinsky

Summary: Assistant D.A. Savannah Smith, her jealous sister Susan, and society wife Megan Vandermeer are old friends—and sometimes bitter rivals. Then one horrifying night, Megan is kidnapped. Together the two sisters try to find her, wrestling with the secrets that have stood between them and following a dangerous trail that leads to two charismatic men. One is Jared Snow, the radio star with the voice Savannah cannot resist. The other is Sam Craig, the tough detective whose rugged sensuality...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Heart on Fire

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Heart on Fire - 2018

by Amanda Bouchet

Summary: One of Entertainment Weekly; s 27 Female Authors Who Rule Sci-Fi and Fantasy Right Now and the riveting conclusion to the Kingmaker Chronicles! GODS. I; M AN IDIOT. Without Griffin-and apparently a few meddling Gods-to push me along, I; d still be telling fortunes at the circus, lying about my past, ignoring my future, and living as far away from my tyrant mother as humanly possible. True understanding thuds into place. Hope isn; t just an abstract concept; it; s me. Flesh and blood me. Griffin...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Hellbent--An Orphan X Novel

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Hellbent--An Orphan X Novel - 2018

by Gregg Hurwitz

Summary: Evan Smoak—government assassin gone rogue—returns in Hellbent , an engrossing, unputdownable thriller from Gregg Hurwitz, the latest in his #1 international bestselling Orphan X series. Taken from a group home at age twelve, Evan Smoak was raised and trained as an off-the-books government assassin: Orphan X. After he broke with the Orphan Program, Evan disappeared and reinvented himself as the Nowhere Man, a man spoken about only in whispers and dedicated to helping the truly...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

Hello Stranger

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Hello Stranger - 2018

by Lisa Kleypas

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Lisa Kleypas delivers a scintillating tale of an unconventional beauty who finds passion with the spy who can; t resist her A woman who defies her time Dr. Garrett Gibson, the only female physician in England, is as daring and independent as any man—why not take her pleasures like one? Yet she has never been tempted to embark on an affair, until now. Ethan Ransom, a former detective for Scotland Yard, is as gallant as he is secretive, a rumored assassin...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Hello Stranger: The Ravenels, Book 4

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Hello Stranger: The Ravenels, Book 4 - 2018

by Lisa Kleypas

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Lisa Kleypas delivers a scintillating tale of an unconventional beauty who finds passion with the spy who can't resist her
 
A woman who defies her time

Dr. Garrett Gibson, the only female physician in England, is as daring and independent as any man-why not take her pleasures like one? Yet she has never been tempted to embark on an affair, until now. Ethan Ransom, a former detective for Scotland Yard, is as gallant as he is secretive, a rumored...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

His Guilt: The Amish of Hart County

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His Guilt: The Amish of Hart County - 2017

by Shelley Shepard Gray

Summary: New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray delivers the next novel in her Amish of Hart County series-a suspenseful tale of an Amish man who will risk all to protect the woman he loves.
Mark Fisher has returned home to Hart County, determined to put the past behind him. Two years ago, after being wrongly accused of assault, he left the Amish community, though never forgot his home. When the one person who had helped him through his rough times asks for help, Mark...  read more »

Genres: Amish & Mennonite • Christian • Clean & Wholesome • Inspirational • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Mystery & Suspense • Romance • Romance

His Risk: The Amish of Hart County

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His Risk: The Amish of Hart County - 2018

by Shelley Shepard Gray

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray brings us another compelling suspense in her Amish of Hart County series, this time featuring an undercover English DEA agent who will do anything to protect the Amish girl he loves.
Calvin Fisher left the Amish community at fourteen and never looked back. Only his brother's illness can bring him back to Hart County.  Now, as Calvin works to make amends, he meets Alice, a local nursery school teacher, and falls hard for her. But he has...  read more »

Genres: Amish & Mennonite • Christian • Clean & Wholesome • Inspirational • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Romance • Thrillers

His Sinful Touch

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His Sinful Touch - 2018

by Candace Camp

Summary: A lost identity. A dangerous mystery. And a deep love that can conquer it all.

When a mysterious gentleman arrives on his doorstep, Alexander Moreland is astonished to discover that the stranger is not a gentleman at all, but a beautiful young woman disguised as a man, and in great need of assistance. The woman remembers nothing except her own name, Sabrina, and has only the contents of her pockets as clues to her identity: a handkerchief, a pocket watch, a leather pouch, a torn scrap of...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Home by Nightfall: A Charles Lenox Mystery

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Home by Nightfall: A Charles Lenox Mystery - 2016

by Charles Finch

Summary: It's London in 1876, and the whole city is abuzz with the enigmatic disappearance of a famous foreign pianist. Lenox has an eye on the matter - as a partner in a now thriving detective agency, he's a natural choice to investigate. Just when he's tempted to turn his focus to it entirely, however, his grieving brother asks him to come down to Sussex, and Lenox leaves the metropolis behind for the quieter country life of his boyhood. Or so he thinks. Something strange is afoot in Markethouse:...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The House of Broken Angels

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The House of Broken Angels - 2018

by Luis Alberto Urrea

Summary: "Brilliant . . . Exceptional . . . The House of Broken Angels hums with joy." --NPR
"A big, messy, warmhearted epic . . . Generous to the last breath." --Entertainment Weekly
"Filled with intelligence and wickedly funny cultural commentary, the story builds to an electrifying finale." -- People Magazine Book of the Week
"Humane and often laugh-out-loud hilarious." --O: The Oprah Magazine


From a Pulitzer Prize finalist comes a powerful and unforgettable portrait of one...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Historical • Literature & Fiction

The Hush

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The Hush - 2018

by John Hart

Summary: The only writer inhistory to win consecutive Edgar Awards for Best Novel, New York Times bestselling author John Hart returns to the world of his most beloved novel, The Last Child Building on the world first seen in The Last Child ("A magnificent creation" — The Washington Post ), John Hart delivers a stunning vision of a secret world, rarely seen. It; s been ten years since the events that changed Johnny Merrimon; s life and rocked his hometown to the core. Since then, Johnny has fought...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Hush

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The Hush - 2018

by John Hart

Summary: The only writer in history to win consecutive Edgar Awards for Best Novel, New York Times bestselling author John Hart returns to the world of his most beloved novel, The Last Child
Building on the world first seen in The Last Child ("A magnificent creation" ―The Washington Post), John Hart delivers a stunning vision of a secret world, rarely seen.
It's been ten years since the events that changed Johnny Merrimon's life and rocked his hometown to the core. Since then, Johnny has fought...  read more »

Genres: Legal • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychological • Thrillers

If I Live

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If I Live - 2018

by Terri Blackstock

Summary: "If I Live is a grabber from page one, delivering an exhilarating mix of chase, mystery, and spiritual truth. Longtime Blackstock fans will be delighted, and new Blackstock fans will be made." -James Scott Bell, bestselling author of the Mike Romeo thrillers
THE HUNT IS ALMOST OVER.
Casey Cox is still on the run after being indicted for murder. The hunt that began with her bloody footprints escalates, and she's running out of places to hide. Her face is all over the news, and her...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Clean & Wholesome • Inspirational • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Mystery & Suspense • Romance • Romance • Suspense • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

If You Only Knew

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If You Only Knew - 2016

by Kristan Higgins

Summary: A funny, frank and bittersweet look at sisters, marriage and moving on, from the New York Times bestselling author of the Blue Heron series Letting go of her ex-husband is harder than wedding-dress designer Jenny Tate expected...especially since his new wife wants to be Jenny; s new best friend. Needing closure, Jenny trades the Manhattan skyline for her hometown up the Hudson, where she; ll start her own business and bask in her sister Rachel; s picture-perfect family life...and maybe even...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Ill Will

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Ill Will - 2017

by Dan Chaon

Summary: NATIONAL BESTSELLER Two sensational unsolved crimes—one in the past, another in the present—are linked by one man; s memory and self-deception in this chilling novel of literary suspense from National Book Award finalist Dan Chaon. Includes an exclusive conversation between Dan Chaon and Lynda Barry NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Wall Street Journal NPR • The New York Times • Los Angeles Times The Washington Post Kirkus Reviews Publishers Weekly "We are...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychological • Thrillers

The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells

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The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells - 2013

by Andrew Sean Greer

Summary: From the critically acclaimed author of the New York Times bestseller The Confessions of Max Tivoli comes The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells , a rapturously romantic story of a woman who finds herself transported to the "other lives" she might have lived. After the death of her beloved twin brother and the abandonment of her long-time lover, Greta Wells undergoes electroshock therapy. Over the course of the treatment, Greta finds herself repeatedly sent to 1918, 1941, and back to the present....  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Occult & Supernatural • Psychological • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Thrillers

In Places Hidden

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In Places Hidden - 2018

by Tracie Peterson

Summary: On her way to San Francisco to find her brother, Caleb, who went missing three months ago, Camriann Coulter meets Judith and Kenzie, who both have their own mysteries to solve in the booming West Coast city. The women decide to help each other, including rooming together and working at Kenzie's cousin's chocolate factory.

Camri's search for her brother, an attorney, leads her deep into the political corruption of the city--and into the acquaintance of Patrick Murdock, a handsome Irishman...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Historical • Historical • Historical • Inspirational • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Romance

In the Crosshairs: A Sniper Novel

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In the Crosshairs: A Sniper Novel - 2017

by Sgt. Jack Coughlin

Summary: The Central Intelligence Agency is under attack, and so is its top field operative, Kyle Swanson. The highly decorated former Marine Corps gunnery sergeant is attending the funeral of a friend when a terrorist blows up the grave. A week later, he narrowly survives a grenade attack in Berlin. In Washington, Congress is being told that Swanson has been turned, his private employer is corrupt, and the Agency itself cannot be trusted. Swanson is assigned to find the root of the problem and is...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

Infraction

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Infraction - 2018

by Rachel Van Dyken

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Rachel Van Dyken proves that everyone scores to win. But off the field, a fumble can change the entire game.
Pro footballer Miller Quinton would do anything for his best friend and teammate-including "fake dating" his friend's sister. What no one knows is that seven months ago in Vegas, Miller and Kinsey did a whole lot more than just kiss. Miller knows that this cheerleader is off-limits to him and any guy on the team. Still, he can't stop...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Humor • Literature & Fiction • New Adult & College • Romance • Romantic Comedy • Sports

Insidious Intent

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Insidious Intent - 2017

by Val Mcdermid

Summary: "Powerful . . . McDermid; s prose is pure pleasure to read . . . The plot is tight, the story is thrilling, the ending is as satisfying as they come . . . A master operating at the height of her considerable powers. Prepare to be swept away."— Mystery Scene on Splinter the Silence Widely recognized as one of our finest crime writers, with numerous accolades and legions of devoted readers worldwide, internationally bestselling author Val McDermid is back with the latest installment in her...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Island of Sweet Pies and Soldiers

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Island of Sweet Pies and Soldiers - 2018

by Sara Ackerman

Summary: Hawaii, 1944. The Pacific battles of World War II continue to threaten American soil, and on the home front, the bonds of friendship and the strength of love are tested.

Violet Iverson and her young daughter, Ella, are piecing their lives together one year after the disappearance of her husband. As rumors swirl and questions about his loyalties surface, Violet believes Ella knows something. But Ella is stubbornly silent. Something-or someone-has scared her. And with the island overrun by...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Historical • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Military • Romance

It Happens All the Time

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It Happens All the Time - 2017

by Amy Hatvany

Summary: "Bravely sheds light on sexual assault and consent. In alternating perspectives friends Tyler and Amber recount an alcohol-fueled night that changed the course of their lives." -Us Weekly

From master storyteller Amy Hatvany-whose writing has been hailed as "gripping and emotionally honest" (Stephanie Evanovich, New York Times betselling author)- comes a compelling story about friendship and consent, perfect for "fans of Jodi Picoult or Diane Chamberlain" (Library Journal).

I...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

Judgment Road

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Judgment Road - 2018

by Christine Feehan

Summary: An outlaw motorcycle club sets up shop next door to Sea Haven in the dangerously sexy new series from #1 New York Times bestselling author Christine Feehan. A brutal education in a Russian training facility for assassins has taught this group of men one thing: It; s a long road to redemption. JUDGMENT ROAD As the enforcer of the Torpedo Ink motorcycle club, Reaper lives for riding and fighting. He; s a stone-cold killer who turns his wrath on those who deserve it. Feelings are a weakness he...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Kill the Angel

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Kill the Angel - 2018

by Sandrone Dazieri

Summary: From the wildly inventive mind of thriller master Sandrone Dazieri, whose first novel featuring investigators Colomba Caselli and Dante Torre, Kill the Father, was an international bestseller, comes the ingenious second novel in the series, Kill the Angel.

In Rome, a high-speed train hurtles into the city's main station with a carriage full of dead bodies, the macabre discovery of which falls to Deputy Police Commissioner Colomba Caselli. Subsequently, the police receive a claim of...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychological • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

The Kremlin Conspiracy

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The Kremlin Conspiracy - 2018

by Joel C. Rosenberg

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Joel C. Rosenberg returns with a high-stakes political thriller set in Russia.

Everything he learned to protect our president, he must use to take out theirs.

With an American president distracted by growing tensions in North Korea and Iran, an ominous new threat is emerging in Moscow. A czar is rising in the Kremlin, a Russian president feverishly consolidating power, silencing his opposition, and plotting a brazen and lightning-fast military...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Mystery & Suspense • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Thrillers

The Kremlin; s Candidate

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The Kremlin; s Candidate - 2018

by Jason Matthews

Summary: In the final, thrilling installment of the Red Sparrow Trilogy, Russian counterintelligence chief Dominika Egorova and her lover, CIA agent Nate Nash, must find a Russian agent about to be appointed to a very high office in the US government. With a plot ripped from tomorrow; s headlines, Jason Matthews; s high-powered, seductive third novel not only continues the dangerous entanglements of Dominika and Nate but reveals with chilling authenticity how Russian espionage can place agents in the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

The Last Jedi: Expanded Edition

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The Last Jedi: Expanded Edition - 2018

by Jason Fry

Summary: Written with input from director Rian Johnson, this official adaptation of Star Wars: The Last Jedi expands on the film to include scenes from alternate versions of the script and other additional content.
 
From the ashes of the Empire has arisen another threat to the galaxy's freedom: the ruthless First Order. Fortunately, new heroes have emerged to take up arms-and perhaps lay down their lives-for the cause. Rey, the orphan strong in the Force; Finn, the ex-stormtrooper who stands...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Laws of Murder: A Charles Lenox Mystery

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The Laws of Murder: A Charles Lenox Mystery - 2015

by Charles Finch

Summary: It's 1876, and Charles Lenox, once London's leading private investigator, has just given up his seat in Parliament after six years, primed to return to his first love, detection. With high hopes he and three colleagues start a new detective agency, the first of its kind. But as the months pass, and he is the only detective who cannot find work, Lenox begins to question whether he can still play the game as he once did.
Then comes a chance to redeem himself, though at a terrible price: a...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Left Hand of Darkness

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The Left Hand of Darkness - 2000

by Ursula K. Le Guin

Summary: Ursula K. Le Guin; s groundbreaking work of science fiction—winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards. A lone human ambassador is sent to Winter, an alien world without sexual prejudice, where the inhabitants can change their gender whenever they choose. His goal is to facilitate Winter; s inclusion in a growing intergalactic civilization. But to do so he must bridge the gulf between his own views and those of the strange, intriguing culture he encounters... Embracing the aspects of...  read more »

Genres: Classics • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Lethal Lies

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Lethal Lies - 2017

by Rebecca Zanetti

Summary: A deadly secret can; t stay buried forever . . . Revenge. It; s the only thing that will help Anya Best sleep at night. The serial killer who murdered her sister is on the loose, and Anya will stop at nothing to put him behind bars —- even use herself as bait to lure him out of hiding. But she can; t do this alone. Private investigator Heath Jones; s job is to bring bastards to justice. This time it; s personal. He knew the Copper Killer; s latest victim so when her sister asks for his...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Thrillers

A Life Intercepted

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A Life Intercepted - 2015

by Charles Martin

Summary: Twelve years ago Matthew "the Rocket" Rising had it all. Married to his high school sweetheart and one of the winningest quarterbacks in the history of college football, he was the number one NFL draft pick. But on the night of the draft, he plummeted from the pinnacle of esteem. Falsely accused of a heinous crime with irrefutable evidence, it seemed in an instant all was lost--his reputation, his career, his freedom, and most devastatingly, the love of his life.
Having served his sentence...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Contemporary • Family Life • Inspirational • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Romance • Sports • Sports

Long, Tall Texans--Christopher

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Long, Tall Texans--Christopher - 2017

by Diana Palmer

Summary: In this classic Long, Tall Texans tale from New York Times bestselling author Diana Palmer, originally published in 1999 as Love With a Long, Tall Texan , a wounded tycoon finds love in the Lone Star State. Injured years ago in a car accident, wealthy Christopher Deverell has every material item that he could ever want. But the jaded millionaire has never opened his heart to let a woman in""that is, until he's confronted by determined journalist Della Larson. The pretty young woman is...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Westerns

Look for Me

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Look for Me - 2018

by Lisa Gardner

Summary: THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "An utterly absorbing story about troubled families and twisted fates. You won; t be able to put it down—and it will haunt you long after you turn the final page."—Shari Lapena "A complex crime scene, a missing girl, a ticking clock: no one writes a more page-turning, gut-wrenching thriller."—Tess Gerritsen In #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner; s latest twisty thrill ride, Detective D. D. Warren and Find Her ; s Flora Dane return...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Suspense • Thrillers

Malagash

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Malagash - 2017

by Joey Comeau

Summary: A precisely crafted, darkly humorous portrait of a family in mourning
Sunday's father is dying of cancer. They've come home to Malagash, on the north shore of Nova Scotia, so he can die where he grew up. Her mother and her brother are both devastated. But devastated isn't good enough. Devastated doesn't fix anything. Sunday has a plan.
She's started recording everything her father says. His boring stories. His stupid jokes. Everything. She's recording every single "I love you" right...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Humor • Literature & Fiction

Merely a Marriage

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Merely a Marriage - 2017

by Jo Beverley

Summary: The New York Times bestselling author of The Viscount Needs a Wife returns with another roguishly delicious Regency romance... As England mourns the death of Princess Charlotte, Lady Ariana Boxstall has another succession in mind. Her brother, Norris, is a strapping young man, but he; s also happily unmarried and childless. Norris agrees to take a wife on one condition: that Ariana take a husband first. Although she realizes she risks a lifetime in a loveless marriage, for the sake of her...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Mesmerized

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Mesmerized - 2017

by Candace Camp

Summary: The only way to fight a powerful darkness is with a powerful love

Olivia Moreland prides herself on discrediting charlatans, particularly the false mediums that flock to London. But when Lord Stephen St. Leger requests her help in investigating an alleged psychic's claims, she can't deny the ominous feeling she has within the walls of his ancient estate-or the intimately familiar connection she has with Stephen himself.

The last time he'd called Blackhope Hall home, Stephen had...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Paranormal • Romance

Midnight Confessions

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Midnight Confessions - 2017

by Robyn Carr

Summary: Come back to Virgin River for New Year; s Eve in this classic holiday romance from #1 New York Times bestselling author Robyn Carr. In Virgin River, holiday kisses don; t end with Christmas—there; s still the inaugural New Year; s Eve party at Jack; s Bar to attend. Locals and newcomers alike find themselves eager for that special countdown...and that midnight kiss. Drew Foley and Sunny Archer are each visiting Virgin River for the holidays. Sunny was dumped at the altar the previous New...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Mister Tender's Girl

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Mister Tender's Girl - 2018

by Carter Wilson

Summary: Now under option with Legendary Television for development as a TV series
How far are you willing to go for Mister Tender?

At fourteen, Alice Hill was viciously attacked by two of her classmates and left to die. The teens claim she was a sacrifice for a man called Mister Tender, but that could never be true: Mister Tender doesn't exist. His sinister character is pop-culture fiction, created by Alice's own father in a series of popular graphic novels.

Over a decade later, Alice...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychological • Suspense • Thrillers

A Momentary Marriage

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A Momentary Marriage - 2017

by Candace Camp

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Candace Camp offers a delicious marriage-of-convenience story in this passionate historical romance, featuring her signature "clever and witty banter, sharp attention to detail, and utterly likable characters" ( Publishers Weekly, starred review). James de Vere has always insisted on being perfectly pragmatic and rational in all things. It seemed the only way to deal with his overdramatic, greedy family. When he falls ill and no doctor in London can diagnose...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Mr. Dickens and His Carol

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Mr. Dickens and His Carol - 2017

by Samantha Silva

Summary: " A charming, comic, and ultimately poignant story about the creation of the most famous Christmas tale ever written. It; s as foggy and haunted and redemptive as the original; it; s all heart, and I read it in a couple of ebullient, Christmassy gulps." —Anthony Doerr, #1 New York Times bestselling author of All The Light We Cannot See Laced with humor, rich historical detail from Charles Dickens; life, and clever winks to his work, Samantha Silva; s Mr. Dickens and His Carol is an...  read more »

Genres: Biographical • Historical • Literature & Fiction

Mr. Beautiful

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Mr. Beautiful - 2014

by R.K. Lilley

Summary: MR. BEAUTIFUL (UP IN THE AIR #4) JAMES She was my sin and my temple. I both worshipped and defiled there. Gloried and desecrated. Revered and debased. I've been remade four times in my life. It is a distinct feeling. Impossible to mistake. The very marked sensation of being unraveled and reknit into a new thing, a new person. It can be good or bad, helpful or harmful, but above all, it is unstoppable. I was remade when my parents died, went from a happy childhood, into navigating a very dark...  read more »

Genres: Erotica • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Mrs. Jeffries and the Three Wise Women

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Mrs. Jeffries and the Three Wise Women - 2017

by Emily Brightwell

Summary: As the holidays approach, all is merry and bright for Inspector Witherspoon, Mrs. Jeffries, and the staff at Upper Edmonton Gardens...but murder knows no season.

MURDER UPON A MIDNIGHT CLEAR

Christopher Gilhaney isn't a popular man, and he proves why once again when he insults every guest at Abigail Chase's Guy Fawkes Night dinner party. When Gilhaney is shot dead under the cover of the night's fireworks, his murder is deemed a robbery gone wrong. But when the case hasn't been...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Mrs.

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Mrs. - 2018

by Caitlin Macy

Summary: Named to Buzzfeed's list of "5 Most Anticipated Women's Fiction Reads of 2018"

"Mrs. could be the next Big Little Lies."--EW

"Macy skewers power parents in this entertaining, sharp-eyed portrayal of privilege and it's price" -People Magazine


In the well-heeled milieu of New York's Upper East Side, coolly elegant Philippa Lye is the woman no one can stop talking about. Despite a shadowy past, Philippa has somehow married the scion of the last family-held investment bank...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

Murder in Bloomsbury: An Atlas Catesby Mystery

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Murder in Bloomsbury: An Atlas Catesby Mystery - 2018

by D. M. Quincy

Summary: Acclaimed author D. M. Quincy is back with a second captivating mystery as adventurer Atlas Catesby must put aside his own feelings for Lady Lilliana as they work together to get justice for someone she holds dear.

Aristocratic adventurer Atlas Catesby has spent the last year trying to forget Lady Lilliana Warwick, but when she reappears in his life imploring him to help her solve a murder, Atlas feels compelled to say yes.

The ner're-do-well brother of Lilliana's maid died of...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Murder in Mayfair: An Atlas Catesby Mystery

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Murder in Mayfair: An Atlas Catesby Mystery - 2018

by D. M. Quincy

Summary: In 1814, Atlas Catesby, a brilliant adventurer and youngest son of a baron, is anxious to resume his world travels after a carriage accident left him injured in London. But his plans are derailed when, passing through a country village, he discovers a helpless woman being auctioned off to the highest bidder―by her husband.

In order to save her, Atlas purchases the lady, Lilliana, on the spot to set her free. But Lilliana, desperate to be with her young sons and knowing the laws of...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Short Stories

The Music Shop

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The Music Shop - 2018

by Rachel Joyce

Summary: "An unforgettable story of music, loss and hope. Fans of High Fidelity, meet your next quirky love story."— People NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE TIMES (UK) It is 1988. On a dead-end street in a run-down suburb there is a music shop that stands small and brightly lit, jam-packed with records of every kind. Like a beacon, the shop attracts the lonely, the sleepless, and the adrift; Frank, the shop; s owner, has a way of connecting his customers with just the piece of music...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

My Lord and Spymaster

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My Lord and Spymaster - 2008

by Joanna Bourne

Summary: A daring beauty will risk everything for love in this thrilling romance in Joanna Bourne's Spymaster series.

Raised as a poor but cunning pickpocket, Jess Whitby may have grown into a wealthy young woman, but now she must rely once again on her guile. Her father's been wrongly accused of selling secrets to Napoleon, and he's going to hang-unless Jess finds the real traitor in the London underworld. She never dreamed her search would begin by waking up naked in the bed of a rude merchant...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Military • Mystery & Detective • Regency • Romance • Spies & Intrigue

Need to Know

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Need to Know - 2017

by Fern Michaels

Summary: The Sisterhood: a group of women from all walks of life bound by friendship and a quest for justice. Armed with vast resources, top-notch expertise, and a loyal network of allies around the globe, the Sisterhood will not rest until every wrong is made right. Through all their missions and adventures, the tightknit group of friends who make up the Sisterhood have learned one vital lesson: everybody has a weak spot. In the case of Yoko Wong; s dear friend Garland Lee, the multimillion-selling...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Suspense

Need to Know

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Need to Know - 2018

by Karen Cleveland

Summary: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Perfect husband. Perfect father . Perfect liar? "Terrific." —John Grisham "Superb." —Lee Child "Breathtaking, heart-pounding." —Louise Penny "A fast-paced, relentlessly gripping read." —Chris Pavone In pursuit of a Russian sleeper cell on American soil, CIA analyst Vivian Miller uncovers a dangerous secret that will threaten her job, her family—and her life. On track for a much-needed promotion, she; s developed a system for identifying...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

Night Moves

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Night Moves - 2018

by Jonathan Kellerman

Summary: The #1 New York Times bestselling author and master of the psychological thriller makes all the right moves in this new novel of spellbinding suspense. Even with all his years of experience, LAPD homicide detective Milo Sturgis knows there are crimes his skill and savvy cannot solve alone. That; s when he calls on brilliant psychologist Alex Delaware to read between the lines, where the darkest motives lurk. And if ever the good doctor; s insight is needed, it; s at the scene of a murder as...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

Nightbloom

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Nightbloom - 2015

by Juliette Cross

Summary: The love between a human and a Morgon, the dragon-hybrid race, tempts fate once more... All her life, Ella Barrow has allowed others to make her decisions. Forced to stifle her artistic talents and stay in a loveless relationship with Clayton Kerrington, the man her mother believes to be her perfect match, Ella; s life may be safe--but it; s not her own. Paxon Nightwing, on the other hand, is anything but the safe choice. A charming and alluring Morgon, Paxon sees Ella for the woman she truly...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy

No One Can Know

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No One Can Know - 2018

by Lucy Kerr

Summary: Three months. That; s how long ER nurse Frankie Stapleton has agreed to stay in her sleepy little hometown of Stillwater, helping her estranged sister save the family hardware store, working a few shifts at the local hospital, and most importantly, rebuilding the bridges she burned on her way out of town twelve years ago. When a pregnant car crash victim arrives at Stillwater General, Frankie and the team race to save both mother and child—but only the baby lives. Rumors swirl that the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

No Time Like the Past

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No Time Like the Past - 2015

by Jodi Taylor

Summary: Jodi Taylor; s best-selling series The Chronicles of St Mary is back with a bang... St Mary; s has been rebuilt and it; s business as usual for the History department. But first, there; s the little matter of a seventeenth-century ghost that only Mr Markham can see. Not to mention the minor inconvenience of being trapped in the Great Fire of London...and an unfortunately-timed comfort break at Thermopylae leaving the fate of the western world hanging in the balance. Re-join Max; s madcap journey through time in Jodi Taylor; s fifth inter-dimensional instalment No Time Like the Past.

Genres: Action & Adventure • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Thrillers

A Noble Masquerade

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A Noble Masquerade - 2015

by Kristi Ann Hunter

Summary: When Lady Miranda Hawthorne starts to develop affections for two men, she inadvertently uncovers secrets that will put more than her heart at risk.

Genres: Christian • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Not Another Bad Date

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Not Another Bad Date - 2009

by Rachel Gibson

Summary: What does a gal have to do to get a good date in this town? Adele Harris can; t even begin to answer that question. She; s had so many lousy dates that she; s sure she; s cursed. Why else would every man she goes out with suddenly act like he; s lost his mind—and his manners? Adele thought life couldn; t get any more confusing . . . until she learns the marriage of her seemingly Miss Perfect sister is on the rocks. So she goes back to their hometown to give her a shoulder to cry on, only...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

An Old Betrayal: A Charles Lenox Mystery

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An Old Betrayal: A Charles Lenox Mystery - 2014

by Charles Finch

Summary: In An Old Betrayal, the seventh book of Charles Finch's bestselling series of Victorian mysteries, a case of mistaken identity has Charles Lenox playing for his highest stakes yet: the safety of Queen Victoria herself.

On a spring morning in London, 1875, Charles Lenox agrees to take time away from his busy schedule as a Member of Parliament to meet an old protege's client at Charing Cross. But when their cryptic encounter seems to lead, days later, to the murder of an innocuous country...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

One Last Breath

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One Last Breath - 2018

by Lisa Jackson

Summary: After surviving a wedding-party bloodbath-and subsequently leaving her husband, Liam Bastian, and his wealthy family for the remote sanctuary of Point Roberts, Washington-Rory Abernathy and her daughter are tracked down by Liam, who is surprised to discover they had a child, and soon they wonder if the wedding killer, who was never caught, is hunting them. - Amazon

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychological • Suspense • Thrillers

One True Loves

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One True Loves - 2016

by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Summary: Named a Best Book of Summer by Cosmopolitan * InStyle * Redbook * Us Weekly * PopSugar * Buzzfeed * Bustle * Brit+Co * Parade

"No one does life and love better." -InStyle
"Earth-shaking...you will flip for this epic love story." -Cosmopolitan
"Reid's heartwrenching tale asks if it's possible to have multiple soul mates." -Us Weekly

From the author of Maybe in Another Life-named a People Magazine pick-comes a breathtaking new love story about a woman unexpectedly forced...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Romantic Comedy

Plum Tea Crazy

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Plum Tea Crazy - 2018

by Laura Childs

Summary: Theodosia Browning investigates a Charleston steeped in tradition and treachery in the latest Tea Shop Mystery from New York Times bestselling author Laura Childs.

While viewing the harbor's Gaslights and Galleons Parade from the widow's walk of Timothy Neville's Charleston mansion, local banker Carson Lanier seemingly tumbles over a narrow railing, then plunges three stories to his death. But a tragic accident becomes something much more sinister when it's discovered that the victim was...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Poison

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Poison - 2018

by John Lescroart

Summary: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR “Lescroart never ceases to amaze his fans. The wit, the timing, the dialogue—everything combines to give this author yet another bestseller and provide readers with a fast-paced, memorable thriller.” — Suspense Magazine “The narrative flows effortlessly and includes a Perry Mason–worthy moment when Hardy manifests a bit of courtroom magic. Lescroart is a perfect choice for readers who enjoy great ensemble casts.”...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Legal • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

Prince of Fire

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Prince of Fire - 2006

by Daniel Silva

Summary: #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva presents "a first-rate thriller" ( Rocky Mountain News ) featuring art restorer—and reluctant spy—Gabriel Allon. After an explosion in Rome destroys the Israeli embassy, Gabriel Allon makes a disturbing discovery—the existence of a dossier in terrorist hands that strips away his secrets, and lays bare his history. Drawn into the heart of a service he; d once forsaken, Allon finds himself stalking a master terrorist across a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Promise

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Promise - 2018

by Minrose Gwin

Summary: In the aftermath of a devastating tornado that rips through the town of Tupelo, Mississippi, at the height of the Great Depression, two women worlds apart-one black, one white; one a great-grandmother, the other a teenager-fight for their families' survival in this lyrical and powerful novel
"Gwin's gift shines in the complexity of her characters and their fraught relationships with each other, their capacity for courage and hope, coupled with their passion for justice." -- Jonis Agee,...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Psycho

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Psycho - 2010

by Robert Bloch

Summary: Robert Bloch; s Psycho captivated a nation when it appeared in 1959.The story was all too real-indeed this classic was inspired by the real-life story of Ed Gein, a psychotic murderer who led a dual life. Alfred Hitchcock too was captivated, and turned the book into one of the most-loved classic films of all time the year after it was released. Norman Bates loves his Mother. She has been dead for the past twenty years, or so people think. Norman knows better though. He has lived with Mother...  read more »

Genres: Classics • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Queen of Hearts

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The Queen of Hearts - 2018

by Kimmery Martin

Summary: A debut novel set against a background of hospital rounds and life-or-death decisions that pulses with humor and empathy and explores the heart's capacity for forgiveness...

Zadie Anson and Emma Colley have been best friends since their early twenties, when they first began navigating serious romantic relationships amid the intensity of medical school. Now they're happily married wives and mothers with successful careers--Zadie as a pediatric cardiologist and Emma as a trauma surgeon....  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Medical • Romance

Raspberry Danish Murder

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Raspberry Danish Murder - 2018

by Joanne Fluke

Summary: Thanksgiving has a way of thawing the frostiest hearts in Lake Eden. But that won't be happening for newlywed Hannah Swensen Barton-not after her husband suddenly disappears . . .
 
Hannah has felt as bitter as November in Minnesota since Ross vanished without a trace and left their marriage in limbo. Still, she throws herself into a baking frenzy for the sake of pumpkin pie and Thanksgiving-themed treats while endless holiday orders pour into The Cookie Jar. Hannah even introduces a...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Raspberry Danish Murder

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Raspberry Danish Murder - 2018

by Joanne Fluke

Summary: Thanksgiving has a way of thawing the frostiest hearts in Lake Eden. But that won; t be happening for newlywed Hannah Swensen Barton—not after her husband suddenly disappears . . . Hannah has felt as bitter as November in Minnesota since Ross vanished without a trace and left their marriage in limbo. Still, she throws herself into a baking frenzy for the sake of pumpkin pie and Thanksgiving-themed treats while endless holiday orders pour into The Cookie Jar. Hannah even introduces a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Reckless

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Reckless - 2013

by S.c. Stephens

Summary: The #1 New York Times bestselling book from new adult phenomenon S.C. Stephens—even a rock star; s life isn; t always perfect. Can love survive when life gets Reckless? When the band hits it big, Kiera and Kellan must ask themselves: Can their love for each other withstand the constant pressures of superstardom? The friendships they; ve formed, the new family they; ve found, and the history they; ve forged will all play a part in helping them navigate the turbulent waters of the band; s...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

A Reckoning in the Back Country: A Samuel Craddock Mystery

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A Reckoning in the Back Country: A Samuel Craddock Mystery - 2018

by Terry Shames

Summary: Acting Police Chief Samuel Craddock investigates the murder of a visiting physician, whose mangled body is found in the woods.

When Lewis Wilkins, a physician with a vacation home in Jarrett Creek, is attacked by vicious dogs, and several pet dogs in the area around Jarrett Creek disappear, Police Chief Samuel Craddock suspects that a dog fighting ring is operating in his territory. He has to tread carefully in his investigation, since lawmen who meddle in dog fighting put their lives...  read more »

Genres: Cozy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals

The Rising Sea

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The Rising Sea - 2018

by Clive Cussler

Summary: Everywhere, waters are rising--and that is just the beginning of the world's peril, unless the NUMA crew can beat the clock in this thrilling novel from the #1 New York Times-bestselling grand master of adventure.

An alarming rise in the world's sea levels--much larger than could be accounted for by glacier melt--sends Kurt Austin, Joe Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA scientific team rocketing around the globe in search of answers. What they find at the bottom of the East China Sea,...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

Rocco--A Mafia Romance

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Rocco--A Mafia Romance - 2018

by Sarah Castille

Summary: Mafia enforcer Rocco De Lucchi is the best in the business. Cold, hard, and utterly ruthless, Rocco is the most dangerous of men. Feelings are a luxury he cannot afford—until a chance encounter brings him face to face with the only woman who found her way into his heart and touched his soul. Grace Mantini has spent her whole life running from the mob. The daughter of the boss; s right-hand man, she is both a prize and a target. When Rocco walks back into her life, she wants nothing to do...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Rogue Spy

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Rogue Spy - 2014

by Joanna Bourne

Summary: ~Chosen as one of Library Journal's Best Romances of 2014~  
For years he'd lived a lie. It was time to tell the truth . . . even if it cost him the woman he loved.  
Ten years ago he was a boy, given the name Thomas Paxton and sent by Revolutionary France to infiltrate the British Intelligence Service. Now his sense of honor brings him back to London, alone and unarmed, to confess. But instead of facing the gallows, he's given one last impossible assignment to prove his...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Historical • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Regency • Romance • Spies & Intrigue

Rogue with a Brogue

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Rogue with a Brogue - 2014

by Suzanne Enoch

Summary:   A ROGUE FOR EVERY LADY London, 1817: Stuck in a Mayfair ballroom thanks to his lovestruck brother, highlander Arran MacLawry wants nothing but a bit of distraction from an arranged betrothal—and a clever auburn-haired lass in a vixen; s mask promises just that...until he discovers that she; s the granddaughter of the Campbell, chief of clan MacLawry; s longtime rival. Despite their families; grudging truce, falling for fiery Mary Campbell is a notion...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Ruthless

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Ruthless - 2018

by Lisa Jackson

Summary: Dear Reader,
 
Early in my career, I wrote several novels inspired by Oregon's stunning scenery. I'm thrilled that three of these books are now available again in one volume, with a new title, Ruthless. Best of all, here you'll meet three of my favorite heroes: Attorney Jake McGowan, world-class skier Gavin Doel, and developer Brandon Scarlotti. Each is as rugged and memorable as the landscape-and as intriguing as the women they can't forget.
 
Jake couldn't feel much sympathy...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Romantic Suspense • Thrillers

Salvaged

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Salvaged - 2017

by Jay Crownover

Summary: The New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the Marked Men books continues her delightfully sexy Saints of Denver series. Hudson Wheeler is a nice guy. Everyone knows it, including his fiancée who left him with a canceled wedding and a baby on the way. He; s tired of finishing last and is ready to start living in the moment with nights soaked in whiskey, fast cars, and even faster girls. He; s set to start living on the edge, but when he meets Poppy Cruz, her sad eyes in the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Scoundrel and the Debutante

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The Scoundrel and the Debutante - 2015

by Julia London

Summary: "Julia London strikes gold again. Warm, witty and decidedly wicked--great entertainment." --New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens on The Devil Takes a Bride The dust of the Cabot sisters; shocking plans to rescue their family from certain ruin may have settled, but Prudence Cabot is left standing in the rubble of scandal. Now regarded as an unsuitable bride, she; s tainted among the ton. Yet this unwilling wallflower is ripe for her own adventure. And when an irresistibly...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Secret

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The Secret - 1992

by Julie Garwood

Summary: The Secret - Amazon

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

A Separation

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A Separation - 2017

by Katie Kitamura

Summary: A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK Named a best book of the year by the New York Times , NPR, Huffington Post , The A.V. Club, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Guardian, Refinery29, Town & Country, Harper; s Bazaar, NYLON, BookRiot. "Kitamura; s prose gallops, combining Elena Ferrante-style intricacies with the tensions of a top-notch whodunit." — Elle This is her story. About the end of her marriage. About what happened when Christopher went missing and she went to find him. These are her...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychological • Suspense • Thrillers

Shadow Play: A British police procedural

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Shadow Play: A British police procedural - 2017

by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

Summary: Bill Slider and his team investigate the murder of a victim with a decidedly shady past in this gripping contemporary mystery.

The body of a smartly-dressed businessman turns up in the yard of Eli Simpson?s car workshop. But there?s no ID in the pockets and Eli swears he?s never seen the man before.

Then a girlfriend turns up with a name, and claims the victim told her he was someone?s ?right hand man?. But old fractures and scars, discovered at the autopsy, suggest a more...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Spies & Intrigue • Thrillers

Shadowed

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Shadowed - 2016

by Dani Pettrey

Summary: In this prequel to the Alaskan Courage novels, the parents of the McKenna clan get an adventure of their own! Romance and danger collide as they investigate the death of an open-water swimming competitor who may actually be a Russian defector.

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Shallow Grave

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Shallow Grave - 2018

by Karen Harper

Summary: The truth won; t stay buried forever... It; s been four months since forensic psychologist Claire Britten last crossed paths with danger. Finally feeling she can catch her breath, together with her partner, criminal lawyer Nick Markwood, Claire has settled into a new role, volunteering with a support group for children stressed by domestic violence. But a leisurely field trip to a wildlife sanctuary turns deadly, leaving Claire to question whether the death was an accident, suicide—or...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Thrillers

Shattered

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Shattered - 2017

by Helen Hardt

Summary: Editorial Reviews "Helen has given us a series with men that will not only Melt your heart, they will heat up your soul." -The Book Fairy Reviews "Made my heart stop in my chest. Helen has given us such a heartbreakingly beautiful series." -Tina at Bookalicious Babes Blog Synopsis Ryan Steel is known in Snow Creek as the handsomest Steel brother with the most jovial personality. Now that his busy grape harvest and winemaking season is over, he; s happy to spend time with his family and help his...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

She; s Come Undone

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She; s Come Undone - 2011

by Wally Lamb

Summary: In this New York Times bestselling extraordinary coming-of-age odyssey, Wally Lamb invites us to hitch a wild ride on a journey of love, pain, and renewal with the most heartbreakingly comical heroine to come along in years. "Mine is a story of craving: an unreliable account of lusts and troubles that began, somehow, in 1956 on the day our free television was delivered. . ." Meet Dolores Price. She; s thirteen, wise-mouthed but wounded, having bid her childhood good-bye. Beached like a whale in...  read more »

Genres: Classics • Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Spring Forward

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Spring Forward - 2018

by Catherine Anderson

Summary: The New York Time s bestselling author returns to Mystic Creek, Oregon, with a story about finding an unforgettable love just around the corner.... When a favorite customer on his delivery route needs a favor, Tanner Richards agrees to help without a second thought. The last thing he expects is to face off against the man; s spitfire granddaughter. Crystal Malloy is near her breaking point. Her beloved grandfather skirts the rules constantly at the retirement center where he; s recovering from...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Spymaster's Lady

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The Spymaster's Lady - 2008

by Joanna Bourne

Summary: The historical romance that began Joanna Bourne's spectacular spymaster series!

She's never met a man she couldn't deceive...until now.

She's braved battlefields. She's stolen dispatches from under the noses of heads of state. She's played the worldly courtesan, the naive virgin, the refined British lady, even a Gypsy boy. But Annique Villiers, the elusive spy known as the Fox Cub, has finally met the one man she can't outwit. - Amazon

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Military • Regency • Romance • Romantic Comedy

Stolen

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Stolen - 2013

by Allison Brennan

Summary: Stolen Allison Brennan Nothing is more important to private investigator Sean Rogan than his relationship with FBI trainee Lucy Kincaid. But when his past catches up with him, Sean faces an ultimatum: clear his name and help the FBI take down a rogue agent, or go to prison and lose everything he holds dear. With only Agent Noah Armstrong as his back-up and forced to keep Lucy in the dark, Sean steps back into his old world. But the longer he; s undercover, the more dangerous the game becomes....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Romance • Suspense • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

The Storm King

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The Storm King - 2018

by Brendan Duffy

Summary: "Deeply atmospheric, breathlessly suspenseful, with a ticking clock like no other-a terrific thriller."-Lee Child

Haunted by dark secrets and an unsolved mystery, a young doctor returns to his isolated Adirondacks hometown in a tense, gripping novel in the vein of Michael Koryta and Harlan Coben.

Burying the past only gives it strength-and fury.

Nate McHale has assembled the kind of life most people would envy. After a tumultuous youth marked by his inexplicable...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

Strange Weather

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Strange Weather - 2017

by Joe Hill

Summary: A collection of four chilling novels, ingeniously wrought gems of terror from the brilliantly imaginative, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fireman, Joe Hill. "One of America; s finest horror writers" (Time magazine), Joe Hill has been hailed among legendary talents such as Peter Straub, Neil Gaiman, and Jonathan Latham. In Strange Weather, this "compelling chronicler of human nature; s continual war between good and evil," (Providence Journal-Bulletin) who "pushes genre conventions...  read more »

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Occult & Supernatural • Psychological • Thrillers

Summer Hours at the Robbers Library

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Summer Hours at the Robbers Library - 2018

by Sue Halpern

Summary: From journalist and author Sue Halpern comes a wry, observant look at contemporary life and its refugees. Halpern; s novel is an unforgettable tale of family...the kind you come from and the kind you create. People are drawn to libraries for all kinds of reasons. Most come for the books themselves, of course; some come to borrow companionship. For head librarian Kit, the public library in Riverton, New Hampshire, offers what she craves most: peace. Here, no one expects Kit to talk about the...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Summer Wind

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The Summer Wind - 2014

by Mary Alice Monroe

Summary: The Summer Wind is the second book in Monroe; s Lowcountry Summer trilogy, following the New York Times bestselling The Summer Girls. This series is a poignant and heartwarming story of three half-sisters and their grandmother, who is determined to help them rediscover their southern roots and family bonds. It; s midsummer and Eudora, nicknamed Dora, is staying at Sea Breeze, the family; s ancestral home on Sullivan; s Island. For years, Dora has played the role of the perfect wife and mother...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Sunburn

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Sunburn - 2018

by Laura Lippman

Summary: Named one of the Most Anticipated Books of 2018 by Bustle, Popsugar, Wall Street Journal, Entertainment Weekly, Seattle Times, Book Riot, LitHub, BookPage, and Paperback Paris.
"Every time Laura Lippman comes out with a new book, I get chills because I know I am back in the hands of the master. She is simply a brilliant novelist, an unflinching chronicler of life in America right now, and Sunburn is her dark, gleaming noir gem. Read it." -Gillian Flynn, #1 New York Times bestselling author...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychological • Suspense • Thrillers

Superfluous Women: A Daisy Dalrymple Mystery

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Superfluous Women: A Daisy Dalrymple Mystery - 2016

by Carola Dunn

Summary: In England in the late 1920s, The Honourable Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher, on a convalescent trip to the countryside, goes to visit three old school friends in the area. The three, all unmarried, have recently bought a house together. They are a part of the generation of "superfluous women"―brought up expecting marriage and a family, but left without any prospects after more than 700,000 British men were killed in the Great War.
Daisy and her husband Alec―Detective Chief Inspector Alec...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Cozy • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Surprise Me

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Surprise Me - 2018

by Sophie Kinsella

Summary: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A witty and emotionally charged novel that delves into the heart of a marriage, and how those we love and think we know best can sometimes surprise us the most After ten years together, Sylvie and Dan have a comfortable home, fulfilling jobs, and beautiful twin girls, and they communicate so seamlessly they finish each other; s sentences. They have a happy marriage and believe they know everything there is to know about each other. Until it; s casually mentioned...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Surrender

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Surrender - 2017

by Helen Hardt

Summary: ***Surrender is a FULL-LENGTH novel! As a special thanks from Helen to her loyal readers, you; ll find a FREE copy of Helen; s novel, Tempting Dusty, at the end of the story. Enjoy!*** Editorial Reviews "WOAH. Helen Hardt has truly blown me away with this series. It is dark, emotional, intense, horrifying, and utterly beautiful all mixed together. " -Pretty Little Book Reviews "The love scenes are beautifully written and so scorching hot I; m fanning my face just thinking about them." -The Book...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Take

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The Take - 2018

by Christopher Reich

Summary: From New York Times bestselling author Christopher Reich, a blistering new thriller introducing Simon Riske: one part James Bond and another Jack Reacher. A freelance industrial spy, Riske lives a mostly quiet life above his auto garage in central London. He is hired to perform the odd job for a bank, an insurance company, or the British Secret Service, when he isn; t expertly stealing a million-dollar watch off the wrist of a crooked Russian oligarch. Riske has maintained his quiet life by...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Taking a Shot

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Taking a Shot - 2012

by Jaci Burton

Summary: If you want to score, you have to get in the game... The last thing Jenna Riley needs is more sports in her life. While her brothers are off being athletic superstars, she; s stuck running the family; s sports bar, whether she likes it or not. Then in walks pro hockey stud Tyler Anderson. As much as Jenna would like to go to the boards with him, she; s vowed to never fall for a jock-even one as hot as Ty. Ty, intrigued by the beautiful bar owner, becomes a regular. He senses that Jenna wants to...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Tango Down

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Tango Down - 2017

by Chris Knopf

Summary: A routine visit to one of Sam Acquillo's job sites becomes anything but. The home's owner, Victor Bollings, is lying in a pool of blood, the back of his head bashed in. One of Sam's closest friends in the cabinetry trade is quickly behind bars as the obvious suspect. For the cops, this is all standard operating procedure. But as it turns out, nothing about the case is routine, obvious or standard in any way.

Sam and defense attorney Jackie Swaitkowski are used to an uneasy, though often...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals

Ten Tiny Breaths

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Ten Tiny Breaths - 2013

by K.a. Tucker

Summary: Just breathe, Kacey. Ten tiny breaths. Seize them. Feel them. Love them . Four years ago Kacey Cleary; s life imploded when her car was hit by a drunk driver, killing her parents, boyfriend, and best friend. Still haunted by memories of being trapped inside, holding her boyfriend; s lifeless hand and listening to her mother take her last breath, Kacey wants to leave her past behind. Armed with two bus tickets, twenty-year-old Kacey and her fifteen-year-old sister, Livie, escape Grand Rapids,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Third Victim

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The Third Victim - 2018

by Phillip Margolin

Summary: "Margolin continues his return to the exceptional form of his early novels with this gripping, tightly plotted, and smoothly written legal thriller... A winner from a veteran genre author." ―Booklist
The "master of heart-pounding suspense" returns with a brand new series―The Third Victim is New York Times bestseller Phillip Margolin at his very best.
A woman stumbles onto a dark road in rural Oregon―tortured, battered, and bound. She tells a horrific story about being kidnapped,...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Legal • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

The Thirteenth Tale

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The Thirteenth Tale - 2006

by Diane Setterfield

Summary: Instant #1 New York Times bestseller "Readers will feel the magnetic pull of this paean to words, books and the magical power of story."— People "Eerie and fascinating."— USA TODAY Sometimes, when you open the door to the past, what you confront is your destiny. Reclusive author Vida Winter, famous for her collection of twelve enchanting stories, has spent the past six decades penning a series of alternate lives for herself. Now old and ailing, she is ready to reveal the truth about...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

This Could Hurt

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This Could Hurt - 2018

by Jillian Medoff

Summary: "Periodically a writer captures the pattern of comedy and tragedy that peppers office life like alternating colors of carpet squares. . . . As smart as Medoff; s critique of corporate inanity is, it; s tempered by compassion for these people, who are ultimately tender with each other, too. . . . Medoff finds plenty of hurt—but strains of hope, too." —Ron Charles, The Washington Post A razor-sharp and deeply felt novel that illuminates the pivotal role of work in our lives—a...  read more »

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction

This Present Darkness

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This Present Darkness - 2012

by Frank Peretti

Summary: Now an eBook, a classic from bestselling author Frank Peretti about a small town in the midst of an unseen supernatural battle. The small town of Ashton is the unexpected setting for an epic clash between good and evil as a Christian preacher and a news reporter unearth a plot to take over their small community, and eventually the world. Unseen supernatural forces are at play, as armies of angels and demons wage battle, with groups of Christians and New Agers influencing what they cannot see by the power of prayer.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Time of Death

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Time of Death - 2016

by Lucy Kerr

Summary: It; s been twelve years since ER nurse Frankie Stapleton fled the quiet banks of Stillwater, but with her sister; s pregnancy taking a dangerous turn and a string of failed relationships in Chicago hanging over her, Frankie is back–and hoping to put the past behind her. Within minutes of arriving at Stillwater General Hospital however, she ends up saving a man; s life, only to have him turn up dead hours later – and the hospital blames Frankie. Her instincts say Clem Jensen didn; t...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Too Like the Lightning

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Too Like the Lightning - 2016

by Ada Palmer

Summary: Compton Crook 35th Award winner and shortlisted candidate for the 2017 Hugo Award Best Novel category, Ada Palmer; s political science fiction, Too Like the Lightning, ventures into a human future of extraordinary originality Mycroft Canner is a convict. For his crimes he is required, as is the custom of the 25th century, to wander the world being as useful as he can to all he meets. Carlyle Foster is a sensayer—a spiritual counselor in a world that has outlawed the public practice of...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Political • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A Treacherous Curse

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A Treacherous Curse - 2018

by Deanna Raybourn

Summary: Members of an Egyptian expedition fall victim to an ancient mummy; s curse in a thrilling Veronica Speedwell novel from the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries. London, 1888. As colorful and unfettered as the butterflies she collects, Victorian adventuress Veronica Speedwell can; t resist the allure of an exotic mystery—particularly one involving her enigmatic colleague, Stoker. His former expedition partner has vanished from an archaeological dig with a...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Women Sleuths

A Twist of the Knife

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A Twist of the Knife - 2017

by Becky Masterman

Summary: Winner of the Tony Hillerman Fiction Award "A crime novel that transcends the genre—a twisting, high-stakes story with characters so real and so recognizably human, that it breaks your heart a little. Brilliant." -Shari Lapena, author of the New York Times bestseller The Couple Next Door Ex-FBI agent Brigid Quinn, now happily settled in Tucson, doesn; t visit her family in Florida much. But her former partner on the force, Laura Coleman—a woman whose life she has saved and who has...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

An Unkindness of Magicians

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An Unkindness of Magicians - 2017

by Kat Howard

Summary: "A remarkable writer." -Neil Gaiman, bestselling author of American Gods

An Alex Award Winner

There is a dark secret that is hiding at the heart of New York City and diminishing the city's magicians' power in this fantasy thriller by acclaimed author Kat Howard.

In New York City, magic controls everything. But the power of magic is fading. No one knows what is happening, except for Sydney-a new, rare magician with incredible power that has been unmatched in decades, and...  read more »

Genres: Fairy Tales, Legends & Mythology • Horror • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Thrillers

Up in Flames

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Up in Flames - 2018

by Heather Graham

Summary: Previously published as For All of Her Life
 
"A MASTER STORYTELLER." --RT Book Reviews
 
They were the band who had it all-fame, critical acclaim, riches, talent. On the night Blue Heron's handsome, troubled drummer, Keith Duncan, dies in a mysterious fire, all of that begins to unravel. So does the marriage between bandmates Jordan and Kathy Treveryan.
 
Ten years later, Kathy has a satisfying life away from the spotlight, one she's reluctant to jeopardize for a...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Military • Romance • Romantic Suspense • Thrillers

The Wedding Date

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The Wedding Date - 2018

by Jasmine Guillory

Summary: "What a charming, warm, sexy gem of a novel....One of the best books I've read in a while."--Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author of Hunger

A groomsman and his last-minute guest are about to discover if a fake date can go the distance in this fun and flirty multicultural romance debut.

Agreeing to go to a wedding with a guy she gets stuck with in an elevator is something Alexa Monroe wouldn't normally do. But there's something about Drew Nichols that's too hard to...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Multicultural • Romance

The Wedding Date

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The Wedding Date - 2018

by Jasmine Guillory

Summary: "What a charming, warm, sexy gem of a novel....One of the best books I; ve read in a while."—Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author of Hunger A groomsman and his last-minute guest are about to discover if a fake date can go the distance in this fun and flirty multicultural romance debut. Agreeing to go to a wedding with a guy she gets stuck with in an elevator is something Alexa Monroe wouldn; t normally do. But there; s something about Drew Nichols that; s too hard to resist. On...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

What We Lose

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What We Lose - 2017

by Zinzi Clemmons

Summary: A National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 Honoree NBCC John Leonard First Book Prize Finalist Longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction & the Aspen Words Literary Prize Named a Best Book of the Year by Vogue , NPR, Elle , Esquire , Buzzfeed , San Francisco Chronicle, Cosmopolitan, T he Huffington Post, The A.V. Club , The Root , Harper; s Bazaar, Paste , Bustle , Kirkus Reviews, Electric Literature, LitHub, New York Post, Los Angeles Review of Books, and Bust "The debut...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction

The Which Way Tree

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The Which Way Tree - 2018

by Elizabeth Crook

Summary: "A ripping adventure [with] a show-stopping finale."--Wall Street Journal
"The stuff of legends."--Attica Locke
"Powerful, sly, and often charming."--Daniel Woodrell
The poignant odyssey of a tenacious young girl who braves the dangers of the Texas frontier to avenge her mother's death

Early one morning in the remote hill country of Texas, a panther savagely attacks a family of homesteaders, mauling a young girl named Samantha and killing her mother, whose final act is to save...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction

White Houses

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White Houses - 2018

by Amy Bloom

Summary: For readers of The Paris Wife and The Swans of Fifth Avenue comes a love story inspired by "one of the most intriguing relationships in history"*—between Eleanor Roosevelt and "first friend" Lorena Hickok. Lorena Hickok meets Eleanor Roosevelt in 1932 while reporting on Franklin Roosevelt; s first presidential campaign. Having grown up worse than poor in South Dakota and reinvented herself as the most prominent woman reporter in America, "Hick," as she; s known to her friends and...  read more »

Genres: Biographical • Historical • Literature & Fiction

The Widows of Malabar Hill

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The Widows of Malabar Hill - 2018

by Sujata Massey

Summary: 1920s India: Perveen Mistry, Bombay; s first female lawyer, is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case takes a turn toward the murderous. The author of the Agatha and Macavity Award-winning Rei Shimura novels brings us an atmospheric new historical mystery with a captivating heroine. Inspired in part by the woman who made history as India; s first female attorney, The Widows of Malabar Hill is a richly wrought story of multicultural...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Cozy • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Wife

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The Wife - 2018

by Alafair Burke

Summary: His Scandal Her Secret From New York Times bestselling author Alafair Burke, a stunning domestic thriller in the vein of Behind Closed Doors and The Woman in Cabin 10—in which a woman must make the impossible choice between defending her husband and saving herself. When Angela met Jason Powell while catering a dinner party in East Hampton, she assumed their romance would be a short-lived fling, like so many relationships between locals and summer visitors. To her surprise, Jason, a...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense • Thrillers

Wild Man

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Wild Man - 2012

by Kristen Ashley

Summary: She; s about to walk on the wild side . . . While filling the display case in her bakery, the bell over the door sounds and Tessa O; Hara looks up to see the man of her dreams. Within thirty seconds he asks her out for a beer. But after four months of dating, she discovers he; s an undercover DEA agent-and he; s investigating her possible role in her ex-husband; s drug business. For Tess, this means their relationship is over. Brock disagrees. He; s committed to his anti-drug mission, but he; s...  read more »

Genres: Family Life • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Winter Sisters

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Winter Sisters - 2018

by Robin Oliveira

Summary: From the New York Times bestselling author of My Name Is Mary Sutter comes a rich and compelling historical novel about the disappearance of two young girls after a cataclysmic blizzard, and what happens when their fate is discovered
 
New York, 1879: After an epic snow storm ravages the city of Albany, Dr. Mary Sutter, a former Civil War surgeon, begins a search for two little girls, the daughters of close friends killed by the storm who have vanished without a trace.
 
...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Winter Sisters

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Winter Sisters - 2018

by Robin Oliveira

Summary: From the New York Times bestselling author of My Name Is Mary Sutter comes a rich and compelling historical novel about the disappearance of two young girls after a cataclysmic blizzard, and what happens after their fate is discovered New York, 1879: After an epic snow storm ravages the city of Albany, Dr. Mary Sutter, a former Civil War surgeon, begins a search for two little girls, the daughters of close friends killed by the storm who have vanished without a trace. Mary; s mother and niece...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Wolf Hunger

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Wolf Hunger - 2017

by Paige Tyler

Summary: Wolf shifter and SWAT Officer Max Lowry falls hard for she-wolf Lana Mason, but things spiral out of control when wolf hunters track her down, and Max realizes Lana has no idea who-or what-she really is. SWAT Series: Hungry Like the Wolf (Book 1) Wolf Trouble (Book 2) In the Company of Wolves (Book 3) To Love a Wolf (Book 4) Wolf Unleashed (Book 5) Wolf Hunt (Book 6) Wolf Hunger (Book 7)

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Suspense

The Wolves

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The Wolves - 2017

by Alex Berenson

Summary: CIA agent John Wells refuses to let a privileged businessman walk away from a crime in this novel of modern suspense from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author.
 
John Wells has just barely managed to stop an operation designed to drive the United States and Iran into war, but the instigator himself disappeared behind an impenetrable war of security. Now it's time for him to pay, and Wells has made it his personal mission. There are plenty of crosscurrents at work, though. The...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Political • Spies & Intrigue • Suspense • Thrillers

The Woman in the Water: A Prequel to the Charles Lenox Series

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The Woman in the Water: A Prequel to the Charles Lenox Series - 2018

by Charles Finch

Summary: This chilling new mystery in the USA Today bestselling series by Charles Finch takes readers back to Charles Lenox's very first case and the ruthless serial killer who would set him on the course to become one of London's most brilliant detectives.
London, 1850: A young Charles Lenox struggles to make a name for himself as a detective...without a single case. Scotland Yard refuses to take him seriously and his friends deride him for attempting a profession at all. But when an anonymous...  read more »

Genres: British Detectives • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Woman Left Behind

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The Woman Left Behind - 2018

by Linda Howard

Summary: Jina Modell works in Communications for a paramilitary organization, and she really likes it. She likes the money, she likes the coolness factor-and it was very cool, even for Washington, DC. She liked being able to kick terrorist butts without ever leaving the climate-controlled comfort of the control room.
 
But when Jina displays a really high aptitude for spatial awareness and action, she's reassigned to work as an on-site drone operator in the field with one of the GO-teams, an...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Military • Mystery & Detective • Political • Romance • Romantic Suspense • Thrillers
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