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1919

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1919 - 2019

by Eve L. Ewing

Summary: Poetic reflections on race, class, violence, segregation, and the hidden histories that shape our divided urban landscapes.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Poetry

The 20th victim

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The 20th Victim - 2020

by James Patterson

Summary: Three victims, three bullets, three cities. Simultaneous murders in LA, Chicago, and San Francisco, SFPD Sergeant Lindsay Boxer's jurisdiction, and local reporter Cindy Thomas' beat. The shooters' aim is as fearsomely precise as their target selection. When Lindsay realizes that the fallen men and women excel in a lucrative, criminal activity, she leads the charge in the manhunt for the killers. As the casualty list expands, fear and fascination with this suspicious shooting gallery galvanizes the country. The victims were no angels, but are the shooters villains, or heroes?

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

28 summers

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28 Summers - 2020

by Elin Hilderbrand

Summary: When Mallory Blessing's son, Link, receives deathbed instructions from his mother to call a number on a slip of paper in her desk drawer, he's not sure what to expect. But he certainly does not expect Jake McCloud to answer. It's the late spring of 2020 and Jake's wife, Ursula DeGournsey, is the front runner in the upcoming Presidential election. There must be a mistake, Link thinks. How do Mallory and Jake know each other? Flash back to the sweet summer of 1993: Mallory has just inherited a...  read more »

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

30 Love

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30 Love - 2015

by Ran Walker

Summary: Dizzy and Lailah are life-long best friends who, on a whim, make a deal at the age of 20 that if they are both single by the time they turn 30, they will simply marry each other. While Lailah has long since forgotten this promise, Dizzy hasn; t. When he proposes and Lailah reluctantly accepts, the road to the altar is anything but easy. In the vein of Love and Basketball and Brown Sugar, Ran Walker brings you the guy; s point-of-view in this hilarious romantic comedy about the wonders of an impromptu engagement.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The 57 Lives of Alex Wayfare

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The 57 Lives Of Alex Wayfare - 2015

by M.g. Buehrlen

Summary: "Forget popular books like The Hunger Games and Twilight , M.G. Buehrlen; s debut novel is something that every young adult fan should read" ( The Founding Fields ). For as long as she can remember, seventeen-year-old Alex Wayfare has had visions of the past that seem so real they leave her breathless. For Alex; s visions actually wrench her from the present without warning, then return her with mysterious wounds and inexplicable aftereffects. Desperate for a normal life, Alex seeks to discover...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

88 Names

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88 Names - 2020

by Matt Ruff

Summary: John Chu is a "sherpa" -- a paid guide to online role-playing games like the popular Call to Wizardry. For a fee, he and his crew will provide you with a top-flight character equipped with the best weapons and armor, and take you dragon-slaying in the Realms of Asgarth, hunting rogue starships in the Alpha Sector, or battling hordes of undead in the zombie apocalypse. Chu|s new client, the pseudonymous Mr. Jones, claims to be a |wealthy, famous person| with powerful enemies, and he|s offering a...  read more »

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

The Aberration

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The Aberration - 2015

by Bard Constantine

Summary: Horror evolves in this special edition of the terrifying novel by Bard Constantine. When a freak storm engulfs a milling facility, the workers quickly learn there is much more to fear than just heavy rain. Something else arrives with the storm—macabre creatures that alter their shapes and features with every attack. In order to survive the night, the employees will have to rely on Guy, a man whose sanity is questionable. For he claims to have faced the same attacks before, over ages of...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Above All

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Above All - 2012

by Rebecca Brooks

Summary: Reeling from a sudden breakup, Casey Webb leaves Brooklyn, drives north, and settles in a sleepy mountain town in upstate New York. She; s convinced she; s happy being alone—until she reads the acknowledgments in her ex-boyfriend; s hit debut novel, thanking his new girlfriend "above all." Good thing Ben Mailer is in town. The hot, young Brooklyn-bound chef offers the perfect distraction. Soon the backwoods are heating up... But as their fling turns into more, the demands of Ben; s family...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Above and Beyond

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Above And Beyond - 2012

by Jessica James

Summary: Above and Beyond is a romantic tale of two people thrown together by war and torn apart by Destiny. From the winner of the coveted John Esten Cooke Award for Southern Fiction comes a sweeping tale of love and redemption. Above and Beyond is a 2013 U.S.A. Best Book Award finalist and a 2014 Next Generation Indie Award finalist. Confederate spy Sarah Duvall lives alone and reviled in her war-torn homeland of Virginia. Pretending to support the Union cause, her friends and family have no way of...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Above the bay of angels

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Above The Bay Of Angels

by Rhys Bowen

Summary: "A single twist of fate puts a servant girl to work in Queen Victoria's royal kitchen, setting off a suspenseful, historical mystery ... Isabella Waverly only means to comfort the woman felled on a London street. In her final dying moments, she thrusts a letter into Bella's hand. It's an offer of employment in the kitchens of Buckingham Palace, and everything the budding young chef desperately wants: an escape from the constrictions of her life as a lowly servant. In the stranger's stead, Bella...  read more »

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

The Absolution

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The Absolution - 2020

by Yrsa Sigurdardottir

Summary: "The Absolution is the third installment in Queen of Icelandic crime fiction Yrsa Sigurdardo´ttir's series about the psychologist Freyja and the police officer Huldar. The police find out about the crime the way everyone does: on Snapchat. The video shows a terrified young woman begging for forgiveness. When her body is found, it is marked with a number "2". Detective Huldar joins the investigation, bringing child psychologist Freyja on board to help question the murdered teenager's friends....  read more »

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

Acorrentadas

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Acorrentadas - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: "Uma obra-prima de thriller e misterio! O autor fez um trabalho magnifico no desenvolvimento das personagens com um lado psicologico tao bem trabalhado que temos a sensacao de estar dentro das suas mentes, sentindo os seus medos e aplaudindo os seus sucessos. A historia e muito inteligente e mantem-nos interessados durante todo o livro. Pleno de reviravoltas, este livro obriga-nos a ficar acordados ate a ultima pagina." —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (re Sem Pistas) Mulheres...  read more »

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

Addicted

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Addicted - 2001

by Zane

Summary: Zoe Reynard's perfect life -- marriage to her childhood sweetheart, a thriving business, and three wonderful children -- begins to unravel as she begins to lose control, fails to get her husband to open up to her sexually, and embarks on three extramarital affairs.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Admirer; s Secret

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The Admirer; S Secret - 2018

by Pamela Crane

Summary: A man in love. A woman in chains. An unforgettable twist. No one knows pain better than Haley Montgomery, a woman haunted by death. First her father, then her best friend. But when a woman; s body is found buried in the yard of the man Haley loves, is it a tragic accident... or is her perfect man a perfect killer? Searching for answers that lead her into a disturbing revelation about her idyllic small town and boyfriend Marc, Haley is forced to dig into the past. But the closer she gets to the...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Afro Nerd in Love

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Afro Nerd In Love - 2012

by Ran Walker

Summary: In this sexy follow up to 30 Love: A Novel, Charles "Chucky" Buckner arrives at the wedding of his friends Dizzy and Lailah, but he has no idea of what awaits him. Almost immediately he finds himself connecting with Lailah; s best friend, Marcia, a woman who opens him up to the best time of his life. There; s only one catch: Marcia is on a temporary hiatus from her boyfriend to see if they have what it takes to get married, and that hiatus will end in two weeks. Undaunted, Chucky is willing to...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

After Isaac

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After Isaac - 2012

by Avra Wing

Summary: Teenager Aaron Saturn is just emerging from his grief following the death of his younger brother, Isaac, when his parents; decision to adopt a baby from China sends him into a tailspin.   Aaron longs to escape his pain, and thinks he; s found a way when he meets Kim, a girl living on the streets of Manhattan; s East Village. With the help of his funny, loyal, best friend, Sam, and his new girlfriend, Emma—who has troubles of her own—Aaron learns that running away is not the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Young Adult Fiction

After Life

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After Life - 2013

by Shelbi Wescott

Summary: Mara; s brother Soren remembers when his name was Cole. He remembers how he used to play pirate ship with his brothers in the backyard, the taste of his mother; s soft and chewy chocolate-chip cookies, and that he rode the number eight bus to get to school. And he also remembers the night he died. On a dark and windy night, Soren tells Mara about the person who killed him before he chose to live with their family. Mara sets out to investigate her little brother; s claims of a past life and...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

After sundown

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After Sundown - 2020

by Linda Howard

Summary: Sela Gordon, the shy owner of a Tennessee general store, finds safety in solitude. But if anyone can pierce her protective shell it's the handsome, mysterious ex-military man living alone in the wilds of Cove Mountain. For two years, he's kept his distance -- until the day he appears to warn her that a catastrophic solar storm capable of taking down the power grid is coming. Now, Sela must find the courage to become the leader Wears Valley needs. Bitter experience has taught Ben Jernigan it's...  read more »

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

After Sundown

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After Sundown - 2020

by Linda Howard

Summary: Sela Gordon, the shy owner of a Tennessee general store, finds safety in solitude. But if anyone can pierce her protective shell it's the handsome, mysterious ex-military man living alone in the wilds of Cove Mountain. For two years, he's kept his distance -- until the day he appears to warn her that a catastrophic solar storm capable of taking down the power grid is coming. Now, Sela must find the courage to become the leader Wears Valley needs. Bitter experience has taught Ben Jernigan it's...  read more »

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

After the Gold

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After The Gold - 2011

by Racheline Maltese

Summary: Love is the biggest prize of all. For over a decade, world-champion figure skaters Katie Nowacki and Brendan Reid have been partners in every way but one. But now that their electric on-ice chemistry has led them to Olympic gold, they; re retiring from competition. As they cross America on an exhibition tour with their fellow athletes, Katie and Brendan; s always volatile relationship becomes more turbulent than ever as they face down the media, their fans, and their increasingly nosy...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Afterburn

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Afterburn - 2005

by Zane

Summary: Shyly hiding his feelings for attractive bank employee Rayne Waters, chiropractor Yardley Brown endeavors to work up the courage to ask her out, unaware that Rayne has been struggling with unfulfilling relationships.

Genres: Erotica • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Afterlife

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Afterlife - 2020

by Julia Alvarez

Summary: A literature professor tries to rediscover who she is after the sudden death of her husband, even as a series of family and political jolts force her to ask what we owe those in crisis in our families, biological or otherwise.

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Afterlife

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Afterlife - 2020

by Julia Alvarez

Summary: A Most-Anticipated Book of the Year: O, The Oprah Magazine * The New York Times * The Washington Post * Vogue * Bustle * BuzzFeed * Ms. Magazine * The Millions * The Huffington Post * PopSugar * The Lily *  Goodreads * Library Journal * LitHub * Electric Literature The first adult novel in almost fifteen years by the internationally bestselling author of In the Time of the Butterflies and How the García Girls Lost Their Accents “A stunning work of art that reminds readers...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The age of witches

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The Age Of Witches - 2020

by Louisa Morgan

Summary: Harriet Bishop, descended from a long line of witches, uses magic to help women in need -- not only ordinary women, but also those with powers of their own. She must intervene when a distant cousin wields dangerous magic to change the lives of two unsuspecting young people, one of whom might just be a witch herself. Frances Allington has used her wiles and witchcraft to claw her way out of poverty and into a spectacular marriage with one of New York's wealthiest new tycoons. She is determined...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Occult & Supernatural • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Agency

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Agency - 2020

by William Gibson

Summary: AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "ONE OF THE MOST VISIONARY, ORIGINAL, AND QUIETLY INFLUENTIAL WRITERS CURRENTLY WORKING"* returns with a sharply imagined follow-up to the New York Times bestselling The Peripheral . William Gibson has trained his eye on the future for decades, ever since coining the term "cyberspace" and then popularizing it in his classic speculative novel Neuromancer in the early 1980s. Cory Doctorow raved that The Peripheral is "spectacular, a piece of trenchant,...  read more »

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

Agency

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Agency

by William Gibson

Summary: ""One of the most visionary, original, and quietly influential writers currently working" (The Boston Globe) returns with a sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Peripheral. Verity Jane, gifted app-whisperer, has been out of work since her exit from a brief but problematic relationship with a Silicon Valley billionaire. Then she signs the wordy NDA of a dodgy San Francisco start-up, becoming the beta tester for their latest product: a digital assistant, accessed through a pair of...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Agent Zero

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Agent Zero - 2019

by Jack Mars

Summary: "You will not sleep until you are finished with AGENT ZERO. The author did a superb job creating a set of characters who are fully developed and very much enjoyable. The description of the action scenes transport us into a reality that is almost like sitting in a movie theater with surround sound and 3D (it would make an incredible Hollywood movie). I can hardly wait for the sequel." —Roberto Mattos, Books and Movie Reviews In this much-anticipated debut of an epic spy thriller series by...  read more »

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

Agente Cero

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Agente Cero - 2019

by Jack Mars

Summary: "No dormiras hasta que hayas terminado con AGENTE CERO. El autor hizo un excelente trabajo creando un conjunto de personajes que estan muy desarrollados y que los disfrutaras mucho. La descripcion de las escenas de accion nos transporta a la realidad, que es casi como sentarse en el cine con sonido envolvente y 3D (seria una increible pelicula de Hollywood). Dificilmente esperare por la secuela". —Roberto Mattos, Books and Movie Reviews En este debut tan anticipado de una epica serie de...  read more »

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

Al lado

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Al Lado - 2018

by Blake Pierce

Summary: «Una obra maestra de misterio y suspenso. Pierce desarrollo muy bien a los personajes psicologicamente, tanto asi que sientes que estas en sus mentes, vives sus temores y aclamas sus exitos. Este libro te mantendra pasando paginas hasta bien entrada la noche debido a sus giros inesperados.» —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (respecto a Una vez desaparecido) AL LADO (Un misterio de Chloe Fine) es el libro #1 de una nueva serie de suspenso psicologico del autor bestseller Blake...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Alabaster Island

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Alabaster Island - 2016

by M.s. Kaminsky

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Marei lives on Alabaster Island, a remote tropical isle inhabited by twenty-one families. Nobody under the age of eighteen has ever left to visit the mainland. The island and its strange customs are all that Marei and her friends know. For years, Marei dreaded The Binding. On that day, each teen must write his or her choice of life mate. But with childhood sweetheart drowned long ago, Marei has no boy in mind. And so she leaves her paper blank. This sets off a chain of events...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Alaska

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Alaska - 2013

by James A. Michener

Summary: In this sweeping epic of the northernmost American frontier, James A. Michener guides us through Alaska; s fierce terrain and history, from the long-forgotten past to the bustling present. As his characters struggle for survival, Michener weaves together the exciting high points of Alaska; s story: its brutal origins; the American acquisition; the gold rush; the tremendous growth and exploitation of the salmon industry; the arduous construction of the Alcan Highway, undertaken to defend the...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

All adults here

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All Adults Here - 2020

by Emma Straub

Summary: When Astrid Strick witnesses a school bus accident in the center of town, it jostles loose a repressed memory from her young parenting days, decades earlier. Suddenly, Astrid realizes she was not quite the parent she thought she'd been to her three, now-grown children. But to what consequence? Astrid's youngest son is drifting and unfocused, making parenting mistakes of his own. Her daughter is intentionally pregnant yet struggling to give up her own adolescence. And her eldest seems to measure...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

All my mother's lovers

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All My Mother's Lovers - 2020

by Ilana Masad

Summary: A warm and witty debut novel about love, loss, and a transformative road trip. Intimacy has always eluded twenty-seven-year-old Maggie Krause -- despite being brought up by married parents, models of domestic bliss -- until, that is, Lucia came into her life. But when Maggie|s mom, Iris, dies in a car crash, Maggie returns home only to discover a withdrawn dad, an angry brother, and, along with Iris' will, five sealed envelopes, each addressed to a mysterious man she|s never heard of. In an...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

All the Skies I Will Not See

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All The Skies I Will Not See - 2016

by Petra March

Summary: -The Wishing Shelf Independent Book Award Finalist. -Shelf Unbound Notable Top 100 Book. -Literary Classics Seal of Approval, August 20, 2015. -Pinnacle Book Achievement Award, Summer 2015: Best Novella. It takes 7 seconds to crash. It takes 3 seconds to fall in love. It takes an infinite moment to let go. David Medwin; s life is fading away, and all he can think about is what it means to be alive. An intense story about life, death and, most of all, love.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

All the Stars and Teeth

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All The Stars And Teeth - 2020

by Adalyn Grace

Summary: AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER " Fierce and unrelenting ... Do yourself a favor and get lost in this beautiful book! " —Tomi Adeyemi, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Children of Blood and Bone Set in a kingdom where danger lurks beneath the sea, mermaids seek vengeance with song, and magic is a choice, Adalyn Grace; s All the Stars and Teeth is a thrilling fantasy for fans of Stephanie Garber; s Caraval and Sarah J. Maas; s Throne of Glass series. She will reign. As princess...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

All the Ways We Said Goodbye

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All The Ways We Said Goodbye - 2020

by Beatriz Williams

Summary: France, 1914. Aurelie becomes trapped on the wrong side of the front with her father, Comte Sigismund de Courcelles. When the Germans move into their family's ancestral estate, Aurelie discovers she knows the German Major's aide de camp, Maximilian Von Sternburg. Betrayal will shatter them both. France, 1942. Raised by her American grandmother in the Hotel Ritz, Marguerite 'Daisy' Villon remains in Paris with her daughter and husband, a Nazi collaborator, after France falls to Hitler....  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Alleen de dappere

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Alleen De Dappere - 2019

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Het is Morgan Rice weer gelukt! Met een sterke verzameling personages creeert de auteur wederom een magische wereld. ALLEEN DE WAARDIGE zit vol intriges, verraad, onverwachte vriendschap en alle ingredienten die je van elke bladzijde laten smullen. Het boek zit boordevol actie en jij zit op het puntje van je stoel."—Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto MattosMorgan Rice, #1 bestverkopende auteur van DE ZOEKTOCHT VAN HELDEN (een gratis download met meer dan 1.000 vijfsterren recensies) komt...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Allegiance

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Allegiance - 2007

by Timothy Zahn

Summary: Luke Skywalker is learning about the Force while Han Solo struggles with the decision to join the Rebel Alliance, Leia helps run the rebellion while dealing with her feelings for Han, and Mara Jade is doing the Emperor's dirty work.

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

Almost Gone

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Almost Gone - 2019

by Ophelia Night

Summary: ALMOST GONE (THE AU PAIR—BOOK #1) is the debut novel in a new psychological thriller series by debut author Ophelia Night. When 23 year old Cassandra Vale accepts her first job as an au pair, she finds herself placed with a wealthy family in a rural estate outside of Paris, and all seems too good to be true. But she soon discovers that behind the gilded gates lies a dysfunctional family, a twisted marriage, troubled children, and secrets too dark to air. Cassandra is convinced she; s...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Almost Just Friends

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Almost Just Friends - 2020

by Jill Shalvis

Summary: "Piper Manning's about as tough as they come, she's had to be. She raised her siblings and they've thankfully flown the coop. All she has to do is finish fixing up the lake house her grandparents left her, sell it, and then she's free. When a massive storm hits, she runs into a tall, dark and brooding stranger, Camden Reid. There's a spark there, one that shocks her. Surprising her further, her sister and brother return, each of them holding their own secrets. The smart move would be for Piper...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Almost Lost

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Almost Lost - 2019

by Ophelia Night

Summary: ALMOST LOST (THE AU PAIR—BOOK #2) is the second book in a new psychological thriller series by debut author Ophelia Night. When a divorcee vacationing in the British countryside puts out an ad for an au pair, Cassandra Vale, 23, broke, still reeling from the ruins of her last placement in France, takes the job without hesitation. Wealthy, handsome and generous, with two sweet children, she feels nothing can go wrong. But can it? Treated to the best England has to offer, and with France...  read more »

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

Alinan

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Alinan - 2016

by Blake Pierce

Summary: New York; ta, oldurulen kadinlarin cesetleri sehrin cesitli yerlerinde zincirlerle asilmis olarak bulunuyordu. FBI bu is icin arandiginda, islenen cinayetlerin tuhaf dogasi ve eldeki ipuclarinin eksikligi nedeniyle bunu cozebilecek tek kisi: Ozel Ajan Riley Paige; di. Son davasinin ardindan Riley, seri katilin hala disarida oldugunu ve oldurmek icin kendisini takip ettigini hissetmekte ve yeni bir dava almak icin pek istek duymamaktadir. Riley, katillerin zihnindeki dusunceleri ve takintili...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense

Alone in the Wild

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Alone In The Wild - 2020

by Kelley Armstrong

Summary: "In #1 New York Times bestseller Kelley Armstrong's latest thriller, the hidden town of Rockton is about to face a challenge none of them saw coming: a baby. Every season in Rockton seems to bring a new challenge. At least that's what Detective Casey Duncan has felt since she decided to call this place home. Between all the secretive residents, the sometimes-hostile settlers outside, and the surrounding wilderness, there's always something to worry about. While on a much needed camping vacation...  read more »

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

Alpha Unleashed

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Alpha Unleashed - 2015

by Aileen Erin

Summary: From USA Today Bestselling Author Aileen Erin Tessa McCaide has had it up to here with supernaturals. Luciana may have failed to steal Tessa; s magic, but she; s just getting started on her crusade for magical domination. If her demonic summoning isn; t stopped, it could mean the end of everything. Tessa; s pack, including her mate Dastien, are ready to fight, but the ragtag group of shifters and witches are no match for Luciana; s power. A little help (and ancient Inca mojo) from Tessa; s...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

American Dirt

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American Dirt - 2020

by Jeanine Cummins

Summary: Lydia Quixano Pe´rez lives in the Mexican city of Acapulco. She runs a bookstore. She has a son, Luca, the love of her life, and a wonderful husband who is a journalist. And while cracks are beginning to show in Acapulco because of the drug cartels, her life is, by and large, reasonably comfortable. Even though she knows they'll never sell, Lydia stocks some of her all-time favorite books in her store. And then one day a man enters the shop to browse and comes up to the register with four...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

American Dirt (Oprah; s Book Club)

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American Dirt (Oprah; S Book Club) - 2020

by Jeanine Cummins

Summary: "Tambie´n de este lado hay suen~os. Lydia Quixano Perez lives in the Mexican city of Acapulco. She runs a bookstore. She has a son, Luca, the love of her life, and a wonderful husband who is a journalist. And while there are cracks beginning to show in Acapulco because of the drug cartels, her life is, by and large, fairly comfortable. Even though she knows they'll never sell, Lydia stocks some of her all-time favorite books in her store. And then one day a man enters the shop to browse and...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Amnesty

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Amnesty - 2020

by Aravind Adiga

Summary: A young illegal immigrant in Sydney, Australia is forced to choose between risking deportation and reporting the murder of a female client.

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Amor Como Aquele

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Amor Como Aquele - 2019

by Sophie Love

Summary: "A capacidade de Sophie Love em transmitir magica aos seus leitores e primorosamente efetuada em frases e descricoes fortemente sugestivas....[Este e] o romance, ou leitura praiana, perfeito, com uma diferenca: seu entusiasmo e belas descricoes oferecem uma atencao inesperada a complexidade nao apenas da evolucao do amor, como tambem da evolucao da mente. E uma recomendacao encantadora para leitores de romance a procura de uma pitada a mais de complexidade em suas leituras de romance."...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Andromeda Strain

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The Andromeda Strain - 2012

by Michael Crichton

Summary: "A military space probe, sent to collect extraterrestrial organisms from the upper atmosphere, is knocked out of orbit and falls to Earth. Twelve miles from the crash site, an inexplicable and deadly phenomenon terrorizes the residents of a sleepy desert town in Arizona, leaving only two survivors: an elderly addict and a newborn infant. The United States government is forced to mobilize Project Wildfire, a top-secret emergency response protocol. Four of the nation's most elite biophysicists...  read more »

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

The Andromeda Strain

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The Andromeda Strain - 2017

by Michael Crichton

Summary: "A military space probe, sent to collect extraterrestrial organisms from the upper atmosphere, is knocked out of orbit and falls to Earth. Twelve miles from the crash site, an inexplicable and deadly phenomenon terrorizes the residents of a sleepy desert town in Arizona, leaving only two survivors: an elderly addict and a newborn infant. The United States government is forced to mobilize Project Wildfire, a top-secret emergency response protocol. Four of the nation's most elite biophysicists...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Angel Bait

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Angel Bait - 2012

by Tricia Skinner

Summary: Greeley, Colorado, in 1875 is a town built on a promise . . .. . . but to Emma it is a desert prison in the middle of a hostile and dusty prairie. Emma had hoped to go to Vassar College, to pursue her dreams of becoming a botanical illustrator. But when her father, struck with "Western fever" moves the family out West, Emma; s dreams are shattered. Her only consolation is that her childhood friend, handsome Randall Turnbull, has moved to Greeley to work for his railroad baron father. Her heart...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Anger Is a Gift

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Anger Is A Gift - 2018

by Mark Oshiro

Summary: Six years ago, Moss Jefferies' father was murdered by an Oakland police officer. Along with losing a parent, the media's vilification of his father and lack of accountability has left Moss with near crippling panic attacks. Now, in his sophomore year of high school, Moss and his fellow classmates find themselves increasingly treated like criminals in their own school. New rules. Random locker searches. Constant intimidation and Oakland Police Department stationed in their halls. Despite their...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Young Adult Fiction

Ankunft: Chronik der Invasion – Buch zwei

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Ankunft: Chronik Der Invasion – Buch Zwei - 2019

by Morgan Rice

Summary: Diese langerwartete Science-Fiction-Reihe stammt aus der Feder der Nr. 1 Fantasy-Bestseller-Autorin Morgan Rice. SETI hat ein Signal von einer Alien-Zivilisation erhalten. Bleibt noch Zeit, die Welt zu retten?Nach dem Empfang des Signals durch SETI erkennt der 13-jahrige Kevin: Er ist der Einzige, der die Welt retten kann. Aber bleibt ihm noch Zeit? Was muss er tun?Und was planen die Aliens als Nachstes?„Eine tolle Handlung, die Art von Buch, die Sie einfach nicht mehr aus der Hand legen...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Antebellum Awakening

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Antebellum Awakening - 2013

by Katie Cross

Summary: Never Underestimate the Power of a Volatile Witch Still reeling in the wake of her mother; s death, sixteen-year-old Bianca Monroe is forced to move to Chatham Castle. Not even the sudden appearance of ancient dragons in haunted Letum Wood nor her two best friends can distract her from the strength of her deep, dark rage. Her grief puts her magical powers into chaos, endangering any witch around her. She has six months left to destroy the curse that will kill her and fulfill her contract with...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Antes de que Mate

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Antes De Que Mate - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: De la mano de Blake Pierce, el autor numero 1 en exitos de ventas, llega una nueva serie de misterio que hara que se acelere su corazon. Se encuentra el cadaver de una mujer en los maizales de Nebraska, atado a un poste, victima de un asesino perturbado. No pasa mucho tiempo antes de que la policia caiga en la cuenta de que hay un asesino en serie que esta suelto—y que la matanza no ha hecho mas que empezar. A la detective Mackenzie White, joven, decidida, mas preparada que los hombres...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Antes de Que Vea

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Antes De Que Vea - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: En ANTES DE QUE VEA (Un Misterio con Mackenzie White—Libro 2), la agente del FBI en formacion Mackenzie White se esfuerza por dejar su marca en la academia del FBI en Quantico, tratando de probar su valia como mujer y como agente transferida de Nebraska. Con la esperanza de que ella tiene lo que hace falta para convertirse en una agente del FBI y abandonar su vida en el Medio Oeste para siempre, Mackenzie solo desea no llamar mucho la atencion e impresionar a sus jefes. Mas todo eso...  read more »

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

Antes del Amanecer

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Antes Del Amanecer - 2019

by Morgan Rice

Summary: En ANTES DEL AMANECER (Libro #1 de La Caida de los Vampiros), la joven Kate de 17 anos de edad odia su vida. Marginada en su propia familia que no la entiende, es odiaba por su hermana mas popular y hermosa que ella y despreciada por su madre controladora, quien prefiere a su hermana. Para salir adelante, Kate se refugia en sus amigos y en su inteligencia. Sin embargo, su vida sigue pareciendo destinada a un callejon sin salida, sobre todo cuando su madre le anuncia que no podra asistir a la...  read more »

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

Antes Que Ele Veja

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Antes Que Ele Veja - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: De Blake Pierce, autor do best-seller SEM PISTAS (seu best-seller nº1, com mais de 600 avaliacoes com cinco estrelas), vem o livro nº 2 da emocionante serie de enigmas Mackenzie White. Em ANTES QUE ELE VEJA (Um Enigma Mackenzie White—Livro 2), a agente Mackenzie White, em treinamento no FBI, esforca-se para deixar a sua marca na Academia do FBI em Quantico, tentando mostrar o seu valor como mulher e como uma profissional vinda de Nebraska. Esperando ter o que e preciso para se tornar...  read more »

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

Any Means Necessary

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Any Means Necessary - 2015

by Jack Mars

Summary: "Thriller writing at its best. Thriller enthusiasts who relish the precise execution of an international thriller, but who seek the psychological depth and believability of a protagonist who simultaneously fields professional and personal life challenges, will find this a gripping story that; s hard to put down." —Midwest Book Review, Diane Donovan (regarding Any Means Necessary) "One of the best thrillers I have read this year. The plot is intelligent and will keep you hooked from the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Apeirogon

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Apeirogon - 2020

by Colum McCann

Summary: "Bassam Aramin is Palestinian. Rami Elhanan is Israeli. They inhabit a world of intractable conflict that colors every aspect of their daily lives, from the roads they are allowed to take to the schools their daughters, Abir and Smadar, each attend. Theirs is a life in which children from both sides of the wall throw stones at one another. But their worlds shift irreparably when ten-year-old old Abir is killed by a rubber bullet meant to quell unruly crowds, and again when thirteen-year-old...  read more »

Genres: Biographical • Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

The archive of alternate endings

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The Archive Of Alternate Endings - 2019

by Lindsey Drager

Summary: Tracking the evolution of Hansel and Gretel at seventy-five-year intervals that correspond with earth's visits by Halley's Comet, this book explores how stories are disseminated and shared, edited and censored, voiced and left untold. In 1456, Johannes Gutenberg's sister uses the tale as a surrogate for sharing a family secret only her brother believes. In 1835, The Brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm revise the tale to bury a truth about Jacob even he can't come to face. In 1986, a folklore...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Arena Dve

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Arena Dve - 2015

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Navykova....ARENA ONE jedna z tech knih, ktere ctete pozde do noci, dokud se vase oci nezacnou zavirat, protoze ji nechcete odlozit."—Magazin The Dallas ExaminerNejprodavanejsi serie pokracuje v ARENA DVA!V ARENA DVA, pote co prave unikli ze zradneho ostrova, co kdysi byl Manhattan, Brooke, Ben, Logan, Bree a Rose pluji proti proudu nahoru rekou Hudson v kradenem clunu, s malem paliva, temer bez jidla, a zoufale se potrebuji ukryt pred zimou. Za jejich zady jsou otrokari, kteri se...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Arena Iki

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Arena Iki - 2015

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Bagimlilik yapici....ARENA 1 is elinizden birakmak istemediginizden, gozleriniz kapanmaya baslayana kadar gece boyu okuyacaginiz kitaplardan biri."—The Dallas Examiner1 Numarali Cok satan dizi ARENA 2 ile devam ediyor!In ARENA 2; de, daha onceleri Manhattan olan tehlikeli adadan henuz kacmis olan Brooke, Ben, Logan, Bree ve Rose, calinti teknelerinde, bitmek uzere olan benzinleri, cok az yemekleri ve soguktan korunabilecekleri bir siginak arayisi ile Hudson nehrinde ilerliyorlar. Kole...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Arena Uno: Tratantes De Esclavos

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Arena Uno: Tratantes De Esclavos - 2014

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Si le gusto LOS JUEGOS DEL HAMBRE, le encantara ARENA UNO". —Allegra Skye, autora del Bestseller Saved De Morgan Rice, escritora de DIARIO DE UN VAMPIRO, numero uno en ventas, llega el primer libro de una nueva trilogia de ficcion distopica. Nueva York. 2120. Estados Unidos ha sido diezmado, exterminado por la Segunda Guerra Civil. En este mundo post apocaliptico, los sobrevivientes son escasos. Y la mayoria de ellos son miembros de una pandilla violenta de predadores que vive en las...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Thrillers • Young Adult Fiction

The Arrangement

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The Arrangement - 2020

by Sylvia Day

Summary: A trio of sizzling historical romances that prove passion is timeless . . . Mischief and the Marquess by Sylvia Day Justin, the Marquess of Fontaine, and Lady Sophie Milton-Riley, are completely ill-suited to one another. But they will have to prove it in order to end to their mothers; insistence that they should marry. Yet the more they attempt to demonstrate how wrong their union would be, the more surprisingly, irresistibly right things feel . . . THE DUKE; S TREASURE by Minerva Spencer...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Arrival

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Arrival - 2018

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "ARRIVAL is riveting, unexpected, and firmly rooted in strong psychological profiles backed with thriller and sci-fi elements: what more could readers wish for? (Just the quick publication of Book Two, Arrival.)" —Midwest Book Review From #1 worldwide bestselling fantasy author Morgan Rice comes a long-anticipated science fiction series. SETI has received a signal from an alien civilization. Is there time to save the world? In the aftermath of SETI; s receiving the signal, 13 year old...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

The Art of Three

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The Art Of Three - 2016

by Racheline Maltese

Summary: Two men. One woman. No love triangles. Jamie Conway has a charmed life. At 24, he; s relocated from Dublin to London to star in his first feature film. Unfortunately, he also has one very big problem: He has a huge crush on his happily married costar.British heartthrob to middle-aged women everywhere, Callum Griffith-Davies should have more sense than to flirt with his new-to-the-business colleague, but good judgement isn; t one of the qualities for which he; s known. Nerea Espinosa de Los...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

An Assassin; s Guide to Love and Treason

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An Assassin; S Guide To Love And Treason - 2018

by Virginia Boecker

Summary: A Kirkus 2018 Best Book of the Year! Shakespeare in Love meets Mr. and Mrs. Smith in this witty and thrilling story of star-crossed assassins in Elizabeth England, perfect for fans of My Lady Jane and The Gentleman; s Guide to Vice and Virtue ! When Lady Katherine; s father is killed for being an illegally practicing Catholic, she discovers treason wasn; t the only secret he; s been hiding: he was also involved in a murder plot against the reigning Queen Elizabeth I. With nothing left to lose,...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Young Adult Fiction

Assured Destruction

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Assured Destruction - 2012

by Michael F. Stewart

Summary: You can learn a lot about someone looking through their hard drive... Sixteen-year-old Jan Rose knows that nothing is ever truly deleted. At least, not from the hard drives she scours to create the online identities she calls the Shadownet. Hobby? Art form? Sad, pathetic plea to garner friendship, even virtually? Sure, Jan is guilty on all counts. Maybe she; s even addicted to it. It; s an exploration. Everyone has something to hide. The Shadownet; s hard drives are Jan; s secrets. They; re...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers • Young Adult Fiction

Atlantic Island

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Atlantic Island - 2013

by Fredric Shernoff

Summary: Teenager Theo Essex never had the courage to speak to girls or stand up to bullies. So when a spontaneous road trip to the Jersey Shore lands him in the arms of a beautiful young woman, he thinks he must be living a dream. But his fantasy turns into a nightmare when a supernatural storm tears Atlantic City from the coast and catapults it into a waterlogged alternate universe. Forced to figure out how to survive, Theo, Kylee, and the remaining castaways try to rebuild their ravaged society while...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Young Adult Fiction

Attendre

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Attendre - 2018

by Blake Pierce

Summary: « Un chef-d; œuvre de suspens et de mystere ! L; auteur a fait un travail exceptionnel pour developper les personnages, avec un cote psychologique si bien utilise que nous avons l; impression d; etre dans leurs tetes, vivant leurs peurs et se rejouissant pour leurs succes. L; intrigue est menee avec intelligence et vous divertira jusqu; a la fin. Remplis de rebondissements, ce livre vous tiendra en haleine jusqu; a la derniere page. » —Critique litteraire et cinematographique, Roberto...  read more »

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

Avant qu; il ne voie

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Avant Qu; Il Ne Voie - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: Voici le volume nº2 de la serie mystere Mackenzie White par Blake Pierce, l; auteur a succes de UNE FOIS PARTIE (bestseller nº1 ayant recu plus de 600 critiques a cinq etoiles).Dans AVANT QU; IL NE VOIE (Un mystere Mackenzie White – Volume 2), Mackenzie White, agent du FBI en formation, fait de son mieux pour prendre ses marques au sein de l; academie du FBI a Quantico, tout en essayant de faire ses preuves en tant que femme et transfuge du Nebraska. Esperant etre a la hauteur afin de...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Awakening of Ren Crown

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The Awakening Of Ren Crown - 2015

by Anne Zoelle

Summary: In a world where layers of magic create worlds on top of our own, a girl desperately searches for a cure for death. Determined beyond all reason, her quest takes her through the hallowed halls and criminal underworld of the magic world; s most elite university. Where art comes alive, and students fight to the death, she; ll find the answer to who and what she is.A secret inside a secret world.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Awakening to Judgment

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Awakening To Judgment

by P R Adams

Summary: "What do you do when everything you love is taken from you? Before the genies fled human space, they tested Jack Rimes. He survived their attacks and became stronger. Now the real enemy has been revealed, and it's more inhuman than the genies ever were. The metacorporations fled Earth when the United Nations cracked down on labor abuses, pollution, and playing one nation against another. But the metacorporations need Earth and the colony worlds to survive, and they're willing to do whatever it...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Awful Mess

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The Awful Mess - 2016

by Sandra Hutchison

Summary: Two spies on the verge of retirement get drawn back into the spy game when one of them is burned. Once they begin to investigation who is behind the betrayal, they not only find a Russian mole in the FBI but also that a decision made decades before can have troubling consequences.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

B-Sides and Remixes

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B-Sides And Remixes - 2012

by Ran Walker

Summary: Chauncey "Cool" Brown has just been named one of Soul Sista magazine; s 25 Most Eligible Bachelors and the news couldn; t have come at a better time. His business, C&J; s Rare Grooves, is struggling to stay afloat, but Soul Sista has a suggestion that could change everything: write a column for their website where he documents his dates with three women selected by their readers. Cool signs on, mainly for the publicity that he believes it will generate for his business, but he quickly learns...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Babbling Brook Naked Poker Club

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The Babbling Brook Naked Poker Club - 2017

by Ann Warner

Summary: In Book One of this heart-warming cozy mystery series, a morose parrot with a reputation for biting sums up Brookside Retirement Community for reluctant resident, Josephine Bartlett. But when Brookside turns out to be a setting for art theft, dodgy dealings, and naked poker it becomes more intriguing. Josephine investigates the unusual goings on with friend and handwriting expert, Lill Fitzel, and the two befriend a young woman Josephine tries to prevent from making the same mistakes she has made.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Baby Bailino

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Baby Bailino - 2011

by Dina Santorelli

Summary: It; s been two years since Jamie Carter escaped captivity and saved Charlotte Grand, the infant daughter of New York Governor Phillip Grand, becoming a national hero for foiling the kidnapping plot that incarcerated reputed mobster/entrepreneur Don Bailino— the man who abducted and raped her. As Governor Grand considers his candidacy for U.S. president, Bailino inexplicably escapes from prison, and soon Jamie; s fifteen-month-old daughter, Faith— Bailino; s biological child—...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Baby Carter

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Baby Carter - 2015

by Dina Santorelli

Summary: An out-of-control sixteen-year-old finds her life turned upside down when she and her family become the stars of a reality show set in the 1860; s North Carolina backcountry.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Baby Grand

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Baby Grand - 2014

by Dina Santorelli

Summary: A compelling, fast-moving contemporary thriller: In Albany, New York, the governor; s infant daughter disappears without a trace from her crib at the Executive Mansion. Hours later, newly divorced and down-and-out writer Jamie Carter is abducted from the streets of Manhattan. Jamie is whisked upstate, where she is forced by her captor, Don Bailino, an ex-war hero/successful businessman, to care for the kidnapped child in a plot to delay the execution of mobster Gino Cataldi— the sixth man...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Bachelor

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The Bachelor - 2020

by Sabrina Jeffries

Summary: An Amazon Best of the Month Selection A USA Today Bestseller A Publishers Weekly Bestseller New York Times bestselling author Sabrina Jeffries features an irresistible family in a series to savor, as the grown children of a thrice-married dowager duchess piece together the stories of their fathers—while pursuing passions of their own . . . Lady Gwyn Drake has long protected her family; s reputation by hiding an imprudent affair from her youth. But when her former suitor appears at...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Backstagers, Volume 1

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The Backstagers, Volume 1 - 2017

by James Tynion Iv

Summary: "When Jory transfers to an all-boys private high school, he's taken in by the only ones who don't treat him like a new kid, the lowly stage crew known as the Backstagers. Not only does he gain great, lifetime friends, Jory is also introduced to an entire magical world that lives beyond the curtain. With the unpredictable twists and turns of the underground world, the Backstagers venture into the unknown, determined to put together the best play their high school has ever seen." --

Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels • Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Young Adult Fiction

A Bad Day for Sunshine

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A Bad Day For Sunshine - 2020

by Darynda Jones

Summary: Sheriff Sunshine Vicram finds her cup o' joe more than half full when the small village of Del Sol, New Mexico, becomes the center of national attention for a kidnapper on the loose. Del Sol, New Mexico is known for three things: its fry-an-egg-on-the-cement summers, its strong cups of coffee -- and a nationwide manhunt? Del Sol native Sunshine Vicram has returned to town as the elected sheriff -- an election her adorably meddlesome parents entered her in -- and she expects her biggest crime...  read more »

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

A Bad Day for Sunshine--A Novel

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A Bad Day For Sunshine--A Novel - 2020

by Darynda Jones

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Darynda Jones is back with the first novel in the brand-new snarky, sassy, wickedly fun Sunshine Vicram series — A Bad Day for Sunshine ! "Laugh-out-loud funny, intensely suspenseful, page-turning fun." - New York Times Bestselling author Allison Brennan "A Bad Day For Sunshine is a great day for the rest of us." - Lee Child, New York Times bestselling author Sheriff Sunshine Vicram finds her cup o; joe more than half full when the small village of Del...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

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The Ballad Of Songbirds And Snakes - 2020

by Suzanne Collins

Summary: It is the morning of the reaping that will kick off the tenth annual Hunger Games. In the Capitol, eighteen-year-old Coriolanus Snow is preparing for his one shot at glory as a mentor in the Games. The once-mighty house of Snow has fallen on hard times, its fate hanging on the slender chance that Coriolanus will be able to out-charm, outwit, and outmaneuver his fellow students to mentor the winning tribute. The odds are against him. He's been given the humiliating assignment of mentoring the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Bangkitnya Para Naga

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Bangkitnya Para Naga - 2015

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Jika Anda pikir bahwa segalanya telah usai seiring tamatnya serial Cincin Bertuah, maka Anda keliru. Dalam BANGKITNYA PARA NAGA, Morgan Rice kembali hadir dengan janjinya akan sebuah serial baru yang brilian, yang akan menghanyutkan kita dalam kisah fantasi tentang para troll dan naga, keberanian, kehormatan, semangat, keajaiban dan keyakinan akan takdir. Morgan sekali lagi berhasil menghadirkan sederet tokoh yang akan menghibur kita pada tiap lembar kisahnya....Inilah karya yang...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Barisan Para Raja

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Barisan Para Raja - 2018

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "CINCIN BERTUAH mempunyai semua resep kesuksesan: plot, plot titik balik, misteri, para ksatria pemberani dan hubungan antar tokoh yang diwarnai patah hati, tipu muslihat dan pengkhianatan. Anda akan terhibur selama berjam-jam, dan sesuai untuk semua usia. Direkomendasikan sebagai koleksi pustaka semua pecinta kisah fantasi." —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos BARISAN PARA RAJA membawa kita selangkah lebih jauh pada perjalanan epik Thor menuju kedewasaan, ketika ia mulai menyadari...  read more »

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

The Bastard Billionaire

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The Bastard Billionaire - 2017

by Jessica Lemmon

Summary: A BILLIONAIRE BAD BOYS NOVEL Beauty and the Beastly Billionaire . . . Eli Crane is one tough bastard. After an explosion left him injured and honorably discharged from the Marines, all he wants is to be left alone. Yet his brothers insist he take a greater role in the family business. They; ve hired him ten personal assistants-and Eli sent each one packing as fast as possible. But when beautiful number eleven walks through the door, Eli will do anything to make her stay. Isabella Sawyer; s...  read more »

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Bayside Deceptions

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Bayside Deceptions - 2019

by Sherryl Woods

Summary: Join debutante-gone-detective Molly DeWitt as she finds herself in hot water in this classic mystery from #1 New York Times bestselling author Sherryl Woods. Previously published as Hot Money. The Save the Environment gala has Molly DeWitt and dashing detective Michael O; Hara swimming with society sharks when Molly hooks the most endangered species of all: the late chairwoman of the affair. Tessa was no saint, and the rich shed crocodile tears for the departed philanthropist. Now the question Molly needs to answer isn; t who wanted Tessa dead, but who killed her—and why.

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

Beach Read

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Beach Read - 2020

by Emily Henry

Summary: "Sparklingly bright." —Sally Thorne, USA Today bestselling author of The Hating Game A romance writer who no longer believes in love and a literary writer stuck in a rut engage in a summer-long challenge that may just upend everything they believe about happily ever afters. Augustus Everett is an acclaimed author of literary fiction. January Andrews writes bestselling romance. When she pens a happily ever after, he kills off his entire cast. They; re polar opposites. In fact, the only...  read more »

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Beach read

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Beach Read - 2020

by Emily Henry

Summary: A romance writer who no longer believes in love and a literary writer stuck in a rut engage in a summer-long challenge that may just upend everything they believe about happily ever afters. Augustus Everett is an acclaimed author of literary fiction. January Andrews writes best-selling romance. When she pens a happily ever after, he kills off his entire cast. They're polar opposites. In fact, the only thing they have in common is that for the next three months, they're living in neighboring...  read more »

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

The Bear

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The Bear - 2020

by Andrew Krivak

Summary: "In an Edenic future, a girl and her father live close to the land in the shadow of a lone mountain. They possess a few remnants of civilization: some books, a pane of glass, a set of flint and steel, a comb. The father teaches the girl how to fish and hunt, the secrets of the seasons and the stars. He is preparing her for an adulthood in harmony with nature, for they are the last two left. But when the girl suddenly finds herself alone in an unknown landscape, it is a bear that will lead her...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

The Beast Player

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The Beast Player - 2019

by Nahoko Uehashi

Summary: Erin's family cares for the fearsome water serpents that form the core of their kingdom's army. When some of the beasts mysteriously die, Elin's mother is sentenced to death as punishment. With her last breath she manages to send her daughter to safety. Alone, far from home, Elin discovers that she can talk to both the terrifying water serpents and the majestic flying beasts that guard her queen. This skill involves her in deadly plots that could cost her life. Can she save herself and prevent her beloved beasts from being used as tools of war?

Genres: Fairy Tales, Legends & Mythology • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Beautiful

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Beautiful - 2016

by Christina Lauren

Summary: Featuring the entire BEAUTIFUL series cast for one final hurrah! A FREE-SPIRITED GIRL IN NEED OF A BREAK. A MAN WEIGHED DOWN BY RESPONSIBILITY. A ROAD TRIP VACATION WHERE ALL BETS ARE OFF. OH, AND A LOT OF WINE. After walking in on her boyfriend shagging another girl in their place, Pippa Bay Cox ditches London for the States to go on a drunken road trip with Ruby Miller and some of her Beautiful friends. Scaling the career ladder is the default way to deal with heartbreak—and to just...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Beautiful Beginning

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Beautiful Beginning - 2013

by Christina Lauren

Summary: The Beautiful Bastard series continues in this new novella—back when not being able to stand each other also meant not being able to keep their hands of each other, neither Bennett nor Chloe could have seen this day coming. An exasperated bride who just wants to elope. A determined groom whose only focus is getting to the wedding night. And—of course—a whole lot of name calling.

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Short Stories

Beautiful Secret

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Beautiful Secret - 2015

by Christina Lauren

Summary: AN UPTIGHT BRITISH EXECUTIVE. AN ADVENTUROUS AMERICAN NEWBIE. A SEXY INTERNATIONAL SCANDAL IN THE MAKING. New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author Christina Lauren; s Beautiful and Wild Seasons series hook up in Beautiful Secret for an erotic intercontinental romp that celebrates the best of both worlds! When Ruby Miller; s boss announces he; s sending her on an extended business trip to New York City, she; s shocked. As one of the best and brightest young engineers in London,...  read more »

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance

The beauty of your face

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The Beauty Of Your Face - 2020

by Sahar Mustafah

Summary: A Palestinian American woman wrestles with faith, loss, and identity before coming face-to-face with a school shooter in this searing debut. A uniquely American story told in powerful, evocative prose, the book navigates a country growing ever more divided. Afaf Rahman, the daughter of Palestinian immigrants, is the principal of Nurrideen School for Girls, a Muslim school in the Chicago suburbs. One morning, a shooter -- radicalized by the online alt-right -- attacks the school. As Afaf listens...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

The Beauty Thief

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The Beauty Thief - 2014

by Rachael Ritchey

Summary: Magic is long dead in the Twelve Realms. At least this is what most believed until an innocent young woman becomes the obsession of a man who defies time by stealing the only thing that sustains his life: true beauty. Princess Caityn is more than a pretty face. Her beauty runs soul deep, and because of this, her life is priceless to the thief. On the eve of her wedding to the high prince, Caityn is attacked. The thief; s powerful dark magic leaves her a wretched hag with an unrecognizable,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Young Adult Fiction

Been Searching for You

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Been Searching For You - 2013

by Nicole Evelina

Summary: Annabeth is a hopeless romantic who believes in soul mates. In fact, she; s been writing to hers each year on her birthday since she was 16. Now, at 34, she; s still holding out hope of finding Mr. Right even though he; d be fighting an uphill battle to gain her trust, thanks to a traumatic experience years before that; s left her unable to commit. When Annabeth meets a handsome literature professor named Alex on her 34th birthday, she thinks her quest may finally be at an end. Things don; t...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Before Dawn

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Before Dawn - 2016

by Morgan Rice

Summary: In BEFORE DAWN (Book #1 of Vampire, Fallen), Kate, 17, hates her life. An outcast in her own family, who doesn; t understand her, she is hated by her more popular and beautiful sister, and despised by her controlling mother, who favors her sister over her. Kate; s only solace is her friends and her smarts. But even with that, her life seems destined for a dead-end—especially when her mother announces she will have to stay back from college to pay for her sister; s tuition. But one day,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Before the Snow

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Before The Snow - 2016

by Danielle Paige

Summary: Enter a world of elemental magic, forbidden romance, and betrayal in this prequel to New York Times bestselling author Danielle Paige; s upcoming Stealing Snow . Young Nepenthe is half-princess, half-mermaid. Though she longs for the sea, her father wants her to stay on land. But only love can make a mermaid give up the water, and Nepenthe doesn; t love anyone the way her mother loves her human father. She wants to live as a mermaid and become the River Witch, like her mother. Then Nepenthe...  read more »

Genres: Fairy Tales, Legends & Mythology • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Behind Closed Doors

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Behind Closed Doors - 2012

by J. J. Marsh

Summary: Suicide – the act of taking one; s own life. Homicide – the act of taking someone else; s. An unethical banker suffocates. A diamond dealer slits his wrists. A media magnate freezes in the snow. A disgraced CEO inhales exhaust fumes. Four unpopular businessmen, four apparent suicides. Until Interpol find the same DNA at each death.Beatrice Stubbs, on her first real case since ; the incident; , arrives in Switzerland to lead the investigation. But there; s more to Zurich than...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Behind Every Lie

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Behind Every Lie - 2020

by Christina McDonald

Summary: "Eva Hansen wakes in the hospital after being struck by lightning and discovers her mother, Kat, has been murdered. Eva was found unconscious down the street. She can't remember what happened but the police are highly suspicious of her. Determined to clear her name, Eva heads from Seattle to London--Kat's former home--for answers. But as she unravels her mother's carefully held secrets, Eva soon realizes that someone doesn't want her to know the truth. And with violent memories beginning to emerge, Eva doesn't know who to trust. Least of all herself." --

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Behind Every Lie

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Behind Every Lie - 2020

by Christina Mcdonald

Summary: From the USA TODAY bestselling author of The Night Olivia Fell —an "emotionally charged mystery" (Mary Kubica, New York Times bestselling author) — comes a thrilling new suspense novel about the insidious nature of family secrets...and their deadly potential. If you can; t remember it, how do you prove you didn; t do it? Eva Hansen wakes in the hospital after being struck by lightning and discovers her mother, Kat, has been murdered. Eva was found unconscious down the street . S he...  read more »

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

Being Plumville

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Being Plumville - 2013

by Savannah J. Frierson

Summary: Plumville, Georgia had an order to its way of life, and few ever upset it.Benjamin Drummond is heir to all Plumville had to offer—wealth, good looks, and a promising career as a future state judge. As a graduating senior at a local college, he; s poised for success, if only he can keep his grades up. With the distractions of playing football, being in a fraternity, and having his pick of the women on campus, he has little incentive to study—until his assigned tutor turns out to be a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Belief in Angels

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The Belief In Angels - 2013

by J. Dylan Yates

Summary: Jules Finn and Szaja Trautman know that sorrow can sink deeply—so deeply it can drown the soul. Growing up in her parents; crazy hippie household on a tiny island off the coast of Boston, Jules; s imaginative sense of humor is the weapon she wields as a defense against the chaos of her family; s household. Somewhere between routine discipline with horsewhips, gun-waving gambling debt collectors, and LSD-laced breakfast cereal adventures, tragedy strikes a blow from which Jules may never...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Bella Toscana

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Bella Toscana - 2017

by Nanette Littlestone

Summary: An explosive yearning that can; t be denied. Disturbing visions from an ancient past. A mysterious stranger that somehow feels familiar. On the night of her fiftieth birthday, the comfortable ride of Toscana; s life takes an alarming plunge. Haunted by seductive visions, she tries to push aside the desire and focus on the husband who adores her. Then she falls for Flynn, a younger man with an eye for adventure and a heart full of romance, who leaves her doubting everything she; s believed about...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Bessie, Bop, or Bach

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Bessie, Bop, Or Bach - 2017

by Ran Walker

Summary: In this diverse collection of short stories, with settings ranging from Mississippi to New York City, Ran Walker explores a myriad of themes, such as unrequited love, forgiveness, and hope. Whether a grandmother; s secret is discovered by her granddaughter, a writer falls in love with the painting of a woman, or a college professor is invited to rap on his student; s mixtape, these stories paint a vivid picture of a world where music, love, and life intersect.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Short Stories

The best american short stories

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The Best American Short Stories

Summary: Presents a selection of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The best friend

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The Best Friend - 2020

by Adam Mitzner

Summary: Back in 1986, Clint Broden was a novice New York defense attorney building a family with his wife, Anne, and impatient for his career to take off. That's when his defense of his closest friend, Nick Zamora, made headlines. In spite of his lingering suspicions that his soul mate since childhood had a secret, Clint was dedicated to believing Nick hadn't murdered his new bride. Three decades later, Clint is now the celebrated go-to attorney for the rich and famous. Nick is a lauded literary...  read more »

Genres: Legal • Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

Best Friends Forever

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Best Friends Forever - 2018

by Margot Hunt

Summary: How well do you really know your best friend? Kat Grant and Alice Campbell have a friendship forged in shared confidences and long lunches lubricated by expensive wine. Though they; re very different women—the artsy socialite and the struggling suburbanite—they; re each other; s rocks. But even rocks crumble under pressure. Like when Kat; s financier husband, Howard, plunges to his death from the second-floor balcony of their South Florida mansion. Howard was a jerk, a drunk, a...  read more »

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

The Best Kind of Trouble

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The Best Kind Of Trouble - 2014

by Lauren Dane

Summary: She has complete control...and he; s determined to take it away A librarian in the small town of Hood River, Natalie Clayton; s world is very nearly perfect. After a turbulent childhood and her once-wild ways, life is now under control. But trouble has a way of turning up unexpectedly--especially in the tall, charismatically sexy form of Paddy Hurley.... And Paddy is the kind of trouble that Natalie has a taste for. Even after years of the rock-and-roll lifestyle, Paddy never forgot the two...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The best mistake

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The Best Mistake - 2020

by Nora Roberts

Summary: Ex-model Zoe Fleming is now a hardworking single mom -- and she wouldn't have it any other way, though she would like a tenant to share household expenses. What she gets is confirmed bachelor J. Cooper McKinnon. Coop quickly befriends her son and in no time has the reluctant Zoe charmed, too. But she has zero room in her life for a man. Could this be a recipe for disaster, or the best mistake she's ever made?

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Sports

Betrayal in Time

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Betrayal In Time - 2019

by Julie Mcelwain

Summary: Kendra Donovan; s adventures in nineteenth-century England continue when she is called upon to investigate the murder of a spymaster. February 1816: A race through the icy, twisting cobblestone streets of London ends inside an abandoned church—and a horrific discovery. Bow Street Runner Sam Kelly is called to investigate the grisly murder of Sir Giles Holbrooke, who was left naked and garroted, with his tongue cut out. Yet as perplexing as that crime is, it becomes even stranger when...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Between Friends

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Between Friends - 2018

by Debbie Macomber

Summary: The story of a remarkable friendship—told in a remarkable way. A story in which every woman will recognize herself...and her best friend Jillian Lawton and Lesley Adamski. Two girls from very different backgrounds become best friends in the turbulent O60s, but their circumstances and choices—and their mistakes—take them in opposite directions. Lesley stays in their hometown. She marries young, living a life defined by the demands of small children, never enough money, and an...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Bevor Er Sieht

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Bevor Er Sieht - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: Von Blake Pierce, der Bestsellerautorin von VERSCHWUNDEN (einem #1 Bestseller mit mehr als 600 Funf-Sterne-Bewertungen), erscheint nun Buch #2 einer spannenden neuen Krimireihe.In BEVOR ER SIEHT (ein Mackenzie White Krimi—Buch 2), kampft die in der Ausbildung zu FBI Agentin steckende Mackenzie White darum, sich in der FBI Academy in Quantico einen Namen zu machen und sich gleichzeitig sowohl als Frau als auch als Neuankommling aus Nebraska zu beweisen. In der Hoffnung, dass sie das Zeug...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Big Exoneration

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The Big Exoneration - 2013

by Dennis Sanchez

Summary: In a modern twist of noir private detective mysteries a middle school boy and his younger sister travel in time between the present and 1939 Los Angeles while investigating a seventy-five year old crime that sent an innocent man to the gas chamber. Jake and his sister, Darlene, are new to L.A. They discover a skeleton key that acts as a sort of time machine and introduces them to the ghost of Archer Wolfe (mystery aficionados will understand the significance of these names), a 1930s private...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The big lie

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The Big Lie

by James Grippando

Summary: As the Electoral College battle for the White House lands in a Florida courtroom, Miami attorney Jack Swyteck has never felt farther from the truth, fighting for a faithless elector, caught between a corrupt president and his manipulative opponent--with each revelation more explosive than the next. The country is reeling. For the sixth time in American history, the winner of the popular vote will not occupy the Oval Office. President Malcolm MacLeod, the Machiavellian incumbent, was spared from...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Politica

The Big Lie

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The Big Lie - 2020

by James Grippando

Summary: As the Electoral College battle for the White House lands in a Florida courtroom, Miami attorney Jack Swyteck has never felt farther from the truth, fighting for a "faithless elector," caught between a corrupt president and his manipulative opponent—with each revelation more explosive than the next. The country is reeling. For the sixth time in American history, the winner of the popular vote will not occupy the Oval Office. President Malcolm MacLeod, the Machiavellian incumbent, was...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Big Lies in a Small Town

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Big Lies In A Small Town - 2020

by Diane Chamberlain

Summary: North Carolina, 2018: Morgan Christopher's life has been derailed. Taking the fall for a crime she did not commit, she finds herself serving a three-year stint in the North Carolina Women's Correctional Center. Her dream of a career in art is put on hold -- until a mysterious visitor makes her an offer that will see her released immediately. Her assignment: restore an old post office mural in a sleepy southern town. Morgan knows nothing about art restoration, but desperate to leave prison, she...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Big Lies in a Small Town

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Big Lies In A Small Town - 2020

by Diane Chamberlain

Summary: "From bestselling author Diane Chamberlain comes an irresistible new novel. North Carolina, 2018: Morgan Christopher's life has been derailed. Taking the fall for a crime she did not commit, she finds herself serving a three-year stint in the North Carolina Women's Correctional Center. Her dream of a career in art is put on hold-until a mysterious visitor makes her an offer that will see her released immediately. Her assignment: restore an old post office mural in a sleepy southern town. Morgan...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Big summer

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Big Summer - 2020

by Jennifer Weiner

Summary: Six years after the fight that ended their friendship, Daphne Berg is shocked when Drue Cavanaugh walks back into her life, looking as lovely and successful as ever, with a massive favor to ask. Daphne hasn't spoken one word to Drue in all this time -- she doesn't even hate-follow her ex-best friend on social media -- so when Drue asks if she will be her maid-of-honor at the society wedding of the summer, Daphne is rightfully speechless. Drue was always the one who had everything -- except the...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Big Summer

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Big Summer - 2020

by Jennifer Weiner

Summary: Six years after the fight that ended their friendship, Daphne Berg is shocked when Drue Cavanaugh walks back into her life, looking as lovely and successful as ever, with a massive favor to ask. Daphne hasn't spoken one word to Drue in all this time -- she doesn't even hate-follow her ex-best friend on social media -- so when Drue asks if she will be her maid-of-honor at the society wedding of the summer, Daphne is rightfully speechless. Drue was always the one who had everything -- except the...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Billionaire Cowboy; s Speech

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The Billionaire Cowboy; S Speech - 2017

by Margo Bond Collins

Summary: Two years ago, billionaire rancher Tor Edwards was trampled by a bull when he jumped into a rodeo arena to save a child. He; s mostly recovered, but the damage to the speech center of his brain might leave him with a permanent stutter. Now he; s tired of dating women who seem interested in him for his money—but who are impatient with his slow speech. He knows he; s not the man he used to be; he doesn; t need anyone to point it out to him. So he; s glad to be back on his ranch in...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The bird and the sword

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The Bird And The Sword - 2016

by Amy Harmon

Summary: The day my mother was killed, she told my father I wouldn't speak again, and she told him if I died, he would die too. Then she predicted the king would sell his soul and lose his son to the sky. My father has a claim to the throne, and he is waiting in the shadows for all of my mother's words to come to pass. He wants desperately to be king, and I just want to be free. But freedom will require escape, and I'm a prisoner of my mother's curse and my father's greed. I can't speak or make a sound,...  read more »

Genres: Fantasy • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Black Bead

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Black Bead - 2015

by J. D. Lakey

Summary: On a savage, outlying planet an enclave of psionically-trained humans have built a utopian, matriarchal society that lives in harmony with all life. Leaving behind the polluted and corrupt world in which they lived, they colonized a new home far from the eyes of the galactic empire. Shielded from the rest of the galaxy by the dangerous beasts that inhabit their lush, forested world, the village lives a simple life under their Home Dome. But their goal was more than just to live in peace - they...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Black Flamingo

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The Black Flamingo - 2020

by Dean Atta

Summary: Stonewall Book Award Winner! A fierce coming-of-age verse novel about identity and the power of drag, from acclaimed UK poet and performer Dean Atta. Perfect for fans of Elizabeth Acevedo, Jason Reynolds, and Kacen Callender. Michael is a mixed-race gay teen growing up in London. All his life, he; s navigated what it means to be Greek-Cypriot and Jamaican—but never quite feeling Greek or Black enough. As he gets older, Michael; s coming out is only the start of learning who he is and...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Poetry • Young Adult Fiction

Black Hand Side

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Black Hand Side - 2011

by Ran Walker

Summary: In his second major story collection, Ran Walker takes on issues of race, cultural appropriation, politics, family, relationships, and the value of Black lives. In the title story, two young men go to participate in a handshake competition but find themselves up against an obstacle they did not anticipate. In "The Impersonator" a comedian finds a job that ultimately contributes to the legacy of another person. In "The Box" a college student home for vacation investigates whether his elderly...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Short Stories

The Black Market

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The Black Market - 2018

by Kiki Swinson

Summary: Misty Heiress steals drugs from a pharmacy, just trying to help her cousin in constant pain, but the plan snowballs into dealing opioids and Misty and her cousin Jillian are in real trouble.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Blake Pierce

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Blake Pierce - 2016

by Blake Pierce

Summary: A six book mystery bundle by #1 bestselling author Blake Pierce, author of ONCE GONE, a #1 bestseller on Amazon with over 1,000 five star reviews! Here is a bundle of the first books in six Blake Pierce series—The Mackenzie White, The Avery Black, The Riley Paige, The Keri Locke series, The Making of Riley Paige, and The Chloe Fine Psychological Suspense series—all here in one convenient place. This bundle offers a great introduction to Blake Pierce; s series with over 300,000 words...  read more »

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

Blame the Dead

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Blame The Dead - 2020

by Ed Ruggero

Summary: Ed Ruggero; s Blame the Dead is the thrilling start of an action-packed and timely World War II series by a former Army Officer for fans of compelling historical fiction. Set against the heroism and heartbreak of World War II, former Army officer Ed Ruggero brilliantly captures, with grace and authenticity, the evocative and timeless stories of ordinary people swept up in extraordinary times. Sicily, 1943. Eddie Harkins, former Philadelphia beat cop turned Military Police lieutenant,...  read more »

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

Blindside

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Blindside

by James Patterson

Summary: The mayor of New York has a daughter who's missing and in danger. Detective Michael Bennett has a son who's in prison. The two strike a deal. Bennett and the mayor have always had a tense relationship, but now the mayor sees in Bennett a discreet investigator with family worries of his own. Just one father helping another. The detective leaps into the case and sources lead him to a homicide in the Bronx. The victim has ties to a sophisticated hacking operation -- and also to the mayor's missing...  read more »

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

Blindside

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Blindside - 2020

by James Patterson

Summary: The mayor of New York has a daughter who; s missing and in danger. Detective Michael Bennett has a son who; s in prison. The two strike a deal. Bennett and the mayor have always had a tense relationship, but now the mayor sees in Bennett a discreet investigator with family worries of his own. Just one father helping another. The detective leaps into the case and sources lead him to a homicide in the Bronx. The victim has ties to a sophisticated hacking operation — and also to the mayor; s...  read more »

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

Bloodrush

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Bloodrush - 2013

by Ben Galley

Summary: "Magick ain; t pretty, it ain; t stars and sparkles. Magick is dirty. It; s rough. Raw. It; s blood and guts and vomit. You hear me?" When Prime Lord Hark is found in a pool of his own blood on the steps of his halls, Tonmerion Hark finds his world not only turned upside down, but inside out. His father; s last will and testament forces him west across the Iron Ocean, to the very brink of the Endless Land and all civilisation. They call it Wyoming. This is a story of murder and family. In the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Blue Karma

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Blue Karma - 2014

by J.k. Ullrich

Summary: Water. It covers almost three-quarters of the planet, comprises more than half the human body, and has become the most coveted resource on Earth. Amaya de los Santos survived the typhoon that left her an orphan. Now she scrapes by as an ice poacher, illegally harvesting fresh water for an always-thirsty market. But when she rescues an injured enemy soldier, she; s pulled into a storm of events more dangerous than any iceberg. After years of relying only on herself, she must learn to trust...  read more »

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

The Blue Rider

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The Blue Rider - 2015

by Gary Fidel

Summary: Based upon a true story, The Blue Rider is a WWII family saga that follows Rachel, a young Jewish sculptor, on her journey of survival and self-discovery after the German army invades her home, Talsi, Latvia, and she is forced to flee for her life on foot with just the clothes on her back. Set in St. Petersburg, Moscow, Samarkand and Tashkent, this riveting adventure is based on the eyewitness account of a woman who survived the war years on the run in Stalinist Russia. This is a tale of war, passion and redemption.

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Bluestone & Vine

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Bluestone & Vine - 2018

by Donna Kauffman

Summary: "Kauffman; s characters are adorably human and so very magnetic." —USAToday.com Pippa MacMillan is a legend on the Irish folk music scene. But when her voice requires a time-out, she; s left wondering how—and where—to find happiness in the silence . . . Seeking answers, Pippa leaves Ireland in favor of a small town in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Turns out lovely Blue Hollow Falls is the perfect place to heal—and solitary Seth Brogan is the surprisingly perfect...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

A Body at Book Club

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A Body At Book Club - 2015

by Elizabeth Spann Craig

Summary: When octogenarian sleuth Myrtle Clover discovers Naomi Pelter; s dead body during a book club meeting, the other members seem shocked. But Myrtle can read between the lines. Naomi had riled everyone up by flirting with other people; s husbands, arguing with neighbors and generally making a nuisance of herself. Murdering troublemakers is the oldest trick in the book. The book club members seem too sweet to be killers, but Myrtle knows better than to judge books by their covers. Myrtle; s...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

A Body in the Backyard

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A Body In The Backyard - 2012

by Elizabeth Spann Craig

Summary: It; s just an ordinary day for octogenarian sleuth Myrtle Clover — until her yardman discovers a dead body planted in her backyard. This death isn; t cut and dried; the victim was bashed in the head with one of Myrtle; s garden gnomes. Myrtle; s friend Miles recognizes the body, and identifies him as Charles Clayborne, reluctantly admitting he; s a cousin. Charles wasn; t the sort of relative you bragged about. He was a garden-variety sleaze, which is very likely why he ended up murdered....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Bodywork

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Bodywork - 2016

by Marie Harte

Summary: Being sexually attracted to Mr. Tall, Dark, and Rude hadn; t been on Shelby; s agenda. He spilled her coffee. She found him naked on her massage table. Now she just wants him out of her massage clinic before he recognizes her…or she jumps him. Not professional. Not at all. But when Shelby and Shane meet again, the third time; s the charm. Shane has found his match in the sexy, intelligent woman he can; t stop thinking about. Shelby is scared, because she might grow to like this guy. With...  read more »

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Bombshell

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Bombshell - 2020

by Stuart Woods

Summary: Teddy Fay is back in Hollywood and caught in two tricky situations. First, a rising star at Centurion becomes the target of malicious gossip, and Teddy must find and neutralize the source before the situation gets out of hand -- or becomes violent. At the same time, Teddy finds himself targeted by a criminal thug bearing a grudge. It's a lot of knives to juggle, even for a former-CIA-operative-turned-movie-producer accustomed to hazardous working conditions. This time Teddy will need to...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction

Bombshell

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Bombshell - 2020

by Stuart Woods

Summary: Teddy Fay is back in Hollywood and caught in two tricky situations. First, a rising star at Centurion becomes the target of malicious gossip, and Teddy must find and neutralize the source before the situation gets out of hand -- or becomes violent. At the same time, Teddy finds himself targeted by a criminal thug bearing a grudge. It's a lot of knives to juggle, even for a former-CIA-operative-turned-movie-producer accustomed to hazardous working conditions. This time Teddy will need to...  read more »

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

Bon Bons to Yoga Pants

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Bon Bons To Yoga Pants - 2014

by Katie Cross

Summary: Lexie Greene has always had such a pretty face.Unfortunately, that; s where it seemed to stop. She; s grown up hearing her Mother constantly remind her that she needs to lose weight. And twenty-two-year-old Lexie knows she; s overweight. With her younger sister; s wedding on the horizon and a crush to stalk on Facebook, Lexie; s had enough. She gives up her constant daydreams about food and joins a dieting group. As the pounds melt away at the gym, she finds that life on the other side of junk...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Young Adult Fiction

The Bond

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The Bond - 2017

by Robin Kirk

Summary: Trust what you see, not what you; re told. In a society that has made males obsolete, a woman; s gifts are carefully engineered by members of the Weave. Girls like Dinitra are engineered by Sowers and assigned their life purpose when they turn sixteen. But sometimes, the Sowers get things wrong. A resistance is growing, and the rebels are creating humans of their own—including males—and planning to topple the Weave in a war that could destroy them all. When Dinitra is assigned her...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

The Bone Shroud

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The Bone Shroud - 2017

by Jean Rabe

Summary: Irem Madigan; s wedding trip to Rome turns into a desperate search for historical relics, and a struggle to stay ahead of a killer. Irem, an archivist at the Chicago Field Museum, flies to Italy to be the "best man" in her brother; s wedding. He; s marrying an archaeologist who lures Irem into a centuries-old mystery. Unfortunately, there are other players in the game, and some of them are playing deadly. Can she survive and uncover the ancient secrets?

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The book charmer

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The Book Charmer - 2019

by Karen Hawkins

Summary: Sarah Dove is no ordinary bookworm. To her, books have always been more than just objects: they live, they breathe, and sometimes they even speak. When Sarah grows up to become the librarian in her quaint Southern town of Dove Pond, her gift helps place every book in the hands of the perfect reader. Recently, however, the books have been whispering about something out of the ordinary: the arrival of a displaced city girl named Grace Wheeler. If the books are right, Grace could be the savior...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Book of Candlelight

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The Book Of Candlelight - 2020

by Ellery Adams

Summary: As the owner of Miracle Books, Nora Pennington figures all the wet weather this spring is at least good for business. The local inns are packed with stranded travelers, and among them Nora finds both new customers and a new friend, the sixty-something Sheldon, who starts helping out at the store. Since a little rain never hurt anyone, Nora rides her bike over to the flea market one sodden day and buys a bowl from Danny, a Cherokee potter. It'll make a great present for Nora's EMT boyfriend, but...  read more »

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

The Book of Candlelight

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The Book Of Candlelight - 2020

by Ellery Adams

Summary: In the new Secret, Book, and Scone Society novel from New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams, the rain in Miracle Springs, North Carolina, has been relentless—and a flood of trouble is about to be unleashed . . .   As the owner of Miracle Books, Nora Pennington figures all the wet weather this spring is at least good for business. The local inns are packed with stranded travelers, and among them Nora finds both new customers and a new friend, the sixtysomething Sheldon, who...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The book of longings

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The Book Of Longings - 2020

by Sue Monk Kidd

Summary: Raised in a wealthy family in Sepphoris with ties to the ruler of Galilee, Ana is rebellious and ambitious, a relentless seeker with a brilliant, curious mind and a daring spirit. She yearns for a pursuit worthy of her life, but finds no outlet for her considerable talents. Defying the expectations placed on women, she engages in furtive scholarly pursuits and writes secret narratives about neglected and silenced women. When she meets the eighteen-year-old Jesus, each is drawn to and enriched...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

The Book of Longings

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The Book Of Longings - 2020

by Sue Monk Kidd

Summary: "An extraordinary novel . . . a triumph of insight and storytelling." — Associated Press " A true masterpiece. " —Glennon Doyle, author of Untamed An extraordinary story set in the first century about a woman who finds her voice and her destiny, from the celebrated number one New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Life of Bees and The Invention of Wings In her mesmerizing fourth work of fiction, Sue Monk Kidd takes an audacious approach to history and brings her acclaimed...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

The Book of Lost Friends

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The Book Of Lost Friends - 2020

by Lisa Wingate

Summary: In her distinctive voice, Lisa Wingate brings to life startling stories from actual "Lost Friends" advertisements that appeared in Southern newspapers after the Civil War, as freed slaves desperately searched for loved ones who had been sold off. Louisiana, 1875: In the tumultuous aftermath of Reconstruction, three young women set off as unwilling companions on a perilous quest: Lavinia, the pampered heir to a now-destitute plantation; Juneau Jane, her illegitimate free-born Creole half-sister;...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Book of Mercy

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Book Of Mercy - 2013

by Sherry Roberts

Summary: FINALIST: 2011 Midwest Book Awards↵↵Awesome Indies Seal of Approval↵↵Dyslexic Antigone Brown has trouble reading road signs, keeps a stone in her pocket to help her remember right from left and despairs of ever being a good mother to her unborn child. She runs a deer farm and vegetarian cafe in Mercy, North Carolina, where Irene Crump and the Mercy Study Club have started removing "undesirable" books from the school; s collection.↵↵This is a fight Antigone doesn; t want to get...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Born and the Made

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The Born And The Made - 2014

by Robert Spande

Summary: 2017 Minnesota Book Awards Finalist "This undeniably original book centers on a mystery in a very unique small town. The end result is a gripping read. From the handmade cover to the never ending twists in the story, this book is a deserving finalist." – Minnesota Book Awards Judge A teacher is murdered in the small town of Copeland, a community secluded by its surrounding forest, and her students, Johnny, who loved her, and his sister, Cot, pursue the killer. Spande; s expansive and...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Borrowing Trouble

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Borrowing Trouble - 2016

by Stacy Finz

Summary: In the beautiful mountain town of Nugget, California, staying out of the limelight is easy, but staying out of love is a bit more challenging... Back in Los Angeles, Sloane McBride was a great police detective, but after she uncovered corruption on her own squad, the job became nearly impossible. In the bucolic hills of Nugget, she can start to imagine a life after all that, where she keeps her head down, does her work, and doesn; t bother anyone. But her delicious next door neighbor isn; t...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Westerns

Bound by a Dragon

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Bound By A Dragon - 2016

by Linda Hopkins

Summary: What is a dragon without a maiden?Keira; s overbearing mother expects her to marry and settle down with someone who Keira considers less than suitable. So when Aaron Drake arrives in the village and sets his sights on her, she cannot help but be interested. It; s not just his handsome looks or easy confidence that captures her attention, but rather an air of otherness. Something that sets him apart.But Aaron is not the only new arrival in the village. A fire-breathing dragon has taken up...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Bound into the Blood

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Bound Into The Blood - 2012

by Karen Myers

Summary: Book 4 of The Hounds of AnnwnDISTURBING THE FAMILY SECRETS COULD BRING RUIN TO EVERYTHING HE; S WORKED SO HARD TO BUILD.George Talbot Traherne, the human huntsman for the Wild Hunt, is preparing for the birth of his child by exploring the family papers about his parents and their deaths. When his improved relationship with his patron, the antlered god Cernunnos, is jeopardized by an unexpected opposition, he finds he must choose between loyalty to family and loyalty to a god.He discovers he...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Bourne & Tributary

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Bourne & Tributary - 2012

by Lisa T. Bergren

Summary: Sales copy:The River of Time Series—a Top Pick for over 20 YA book bloggers in 2011! If you like romance, adventure and a dose of medieval Italian culture, you; ll love WATERFALL (book 1), CASCADE (book 2), TORRENT (book 3), as well as the follow-up novellas, BOURNE (book 3.1) and TRIBUTARY (book 3.2). In this volume, both novellas are included.BOURNE, a novella, picks up right where TORRENT left off...Find out what has happened to men returning from the battle, gravely wounded, to the...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Box of Rain

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Box Of Rain - 2016

by Debra R. Borys

Summary: Cousins Shorty Davis and Booker T Brooks grew up in pretty much the same circumstances: single mother, too many siblings crowded into a small ghetto apartment. So what makes one kid choose violence as his method to survive living on the streets and the other choose education?Chicago reporter Jo Sullivan doesn; t know or have time to worry about it. She; s dealing with her own issues when her estranged father comes to Chicago to participate in a cancer clinical trial.When a severed head turns up...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Boy from the Woods

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The Boy From The Woods - 2020

by Harlan Coben

Summary: A man with a mysterious past must find a missing teenage girl in this shocking thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Run Away. Thirty years ago, Wilde was found as a boy living feral in the woods, with no memory of his past. Now an adult, he still doesn; t know where he comes from, and another child has gone missing. No one seems to take Naomi Pine; s disappearance seriously, not even her father-with one exception. Hester Crimstein, a television criminal attorney, knows...  read more »

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

The boy from the woods

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The Boy From The Woods

by Harlan Coben

Summary: The man known as Wilde is a mystery to everyone, including himself. Decades ago, he was found as a boy living feral in the woods, with no memory of his past. After the police concluded an exhaustive hunt for the child's family, which was never found, he was turned over to the foster system. Now, thirty years later, Wilde still doesn't know where he comes from, and he's back living in the woods on the outskirts of town, content to be an outcast, comfortable only outdoors, preferably alone, and...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

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The Boy, The Mole, The Fox And The Horse - 2019

by Charlie Mackesy

Summary: #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER USA TODAY BESTSELLER "The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse is not only a thought-provoking, discussion-worthy story, the book itself is an object of art." - The New York Times From the revered British illustrator, a modern fable for all ages that explores life; s universal lessons, featuring 100 color and black-and-white drawings. "What do you want to be when you grow up?" asked the mole. "Kind," said the boy. Charlie Mackesy...  read more »

Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels • Literature & Fiction

A boy's own story

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A Boy's Own Story - 2009

by Edmund White

Summary: The book's unnamed narrator, growing up during the 1950s, is beset by aloof parents, a cruel sister, and relentless mocking from his peers, compelling him to seek out works of art and literature as solace and to uncover new relationships in the struggle to embrace his own sexuality.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The boyfriend project

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The Boyfriend Project - 2020

by Farrah Rochon

Summary: Samiah Brooks never thought she would be "that" girl. But a live tweet of a horrific date just revealed the painful truth: she's been catfished by a three-timing jerk of a boyfriend. Suddenly Samiah -- along with his two other "girlfriends," London and Taylor -- have gone viral online. Now the three new besties are making a pact to spend the next six months investing in themselves. No men, no dating, and no worrying about their relationship status. For once Samiah is putting herself first, and...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Romantic Comedy

Boys

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Boys - 2013

by Scott Semegran

Summary: 2018 IndieReader Discovery Awards: Winner for Short Stories These are the stories of three boys living in Texas: one growing up, one dreaming, and one fighting to stay alive in the face of destitution and adversity. There; s second-grader William, a shy yet imaginative boy who schemes about how to get back at his school-yard bully, Randy. Then there; s Sam, a 15-year-old boy who dreams of getting a 1980 Mazda RX-7 for his sixteenth birthday but has to work at a Greek restaurant to fund his...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Short Stories

The Bramble and the Rose

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The Bramble And The Rose - 2020

by Tom Bouman

Summary: "A headless stranger is found in the woods of Wild Thyme, a small town in the Endless Mountains of Pennsylvania. All signs point to a man-killing bear, and Officer Henry Farrell would just as soon leave this hunt to the Game Commission. But doubts arise when he discovers the victim was a retired investigator. What drew the investigator to sleepy Wild Thyme? Before Henry can find answers, his own nephew disappears into the hills. Then an old flame dies under suspicious circumstances, leaving...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Brave girl, quiet girl

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Brave Girl, Quiet Girl - 2020

by Catherine Ryan Hyde

Summary: Brooke is a divorced single mom, financially strapped, living with her mother, and holding tight to the one thing that matters most: her two-year-old daughter Etta. Then, in a matter of seconds, Brooke's life is shattered when she's carjacked. Helpless and terrified, all Brooke can do is watch as Etta, still strapped in her seat, disappears into the Los Angeles night. Miles away, Etta is found by Molly, a homeless teen who is all too used to darkness. As unpredictable as her life is, she's...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

Breakers of the Dawn

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Breakers Of The Dawn - 2015

by Zachariah Wahrer

Summary: Humanity has fallen from its once majestic place amongst the stars. Desperate for resources to prop up an aging galactic dynasty, humans seize every planet they find, exterminating their alien inhabitants. Across the empire, a group of dissidents come together through happenstance. As they learn more, however, they sense a strange force directing their lives. Can they discover the truth before the empire destroys them? Dispatched to subdue an uprising, a government operative unearths an ancient...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Breakwater

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Breakwater - 2010

by Errin Stevens

Summary: The sirens of Griffins Bay are in trouble, and the recent slew of royal suicides looks to be the least of their worries. For one, unless a blood relative of the queen shows up, no one; s around to staff the monarchy. Well, except for a whack-job bureaucrat and he seriously won; t do. Worse is the community unrest threatening siren society, a problem caused by too many humans in the pool, which means Simon and his off-limit girlfriend will have to run and hide if they want to make more of their...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A Breath After Drowning

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A Breath After Drowning - 2018

by Alice Blanchard

Summary: The stunning new psychological thriller from the award-winning author of Darkness Peering and The Breathtaker. She; ll need all her wits about her, and then some, to eventually do battle with one of the most memorable genre villains since Hannibal Lecter. - Wall Street Journal Sixteen years ago, Kate Wolfe; s young sister Savannah was brutally murdered. Forced to live with the guilt of how her own selfishness put Savannah in harm; s way, Kate was at least comforted by the knowledge that the man...  read more »

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

The Bride Wore Dead

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The Bride Wore Dead - 2012

by E. M. Kaplan

Summary: Meet Josie Tucker. Food is her life, from her mother; s old restaurant to her newspaper column on restaurants and kitchens. She can soothe any problem with food or drink. Missed bus? Mango-orange smoothie. Mild doldrums? A piece of peppered beef jerky. But lately, she can; t even stand the smell of a watery cup of broth. Being at the mercy of an indignant and vengeful digestive system is no cup of tea. So what happens when she gets roped into being the last-minute bridesmaid at a society...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Bridge to Belle Island

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The Bridge To Belle Island - 2019

by Julie Klassen

Summary: While Benjamin investigates a mysterious death, evidence takes him to a remote island on the Thames. There, Isabelle is trapped by fear and a recurring dream about a man; s death. Or is it a memory? When a second death brings everyone under suspicion, and the search for truth brings secrets to light, she realizes her island sanctuary will never be the same.

Genres: Christian • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Brief Encounter

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Brief Encounter - 2012

by Alice Gaines

Summary: Life imitates art when Elizabeth Carlisle; s trip to an erotic art exhibit leads to a steamy encounter with a sexy Italian stranger.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Bringing Down the Duke

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Bringing Down The Duke - 2019

by Evie Dunmore

Summary: England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female students at the renowned University of Oxford. In return for her scholarship, she must support the rising women's suffrage movement. Her charge: recruit men of influence to champion their cause. Her target: Sebastian Devereux, the cold and calculating Duke of Montgomery who steers Britain's politics at the Queen's command. Her challenge: not to give in to the powerful attraction she can't deny for the man who opposes everything she stands for.

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Broken

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Broken - 2020

by Don Winslow

Summary: No matter how you come into this world, you come out broken. In six intense short novels connected by the themes of crime, corruption, vengeance, justice, loss, betrayal, guilt and redemption, Don Winslow creates a world of high-level thieves and low-life crooks, obsessed cops struggling with life on and off the job, private detectives, dope dealers, bounty hunters and fugitives, the lost souls driving without headlights through the dark night on the American criminal highway. With his...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction

Broken

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Broken - 2020

by Don Winslow

Summary: "One of America; s greatest storytellers." – Stephen King " Winslow, whose work includes a dozen of the finest crime novels written in the last 20 years, displays all of his strengths, including propulsive narration, compelling characters and a tight, staccato writing style, in ; Broken,; a collection of six remarkable novellas." – Bruce De Silva, Associated Press No matter how you come into this world, you come out broken . . . In six intense short novels connected by the themes...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Broken Devices

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Broken Devices - 2013

by Karen Myers

Summary: CHAINS WITHOUT WIZARDS AND A RISING COUNT OF THE DEAD. Book 3 of The Chained Adept. The largest city in the world has just discovered its missing wizards. It seems the Kigali empire has ignited a panic that threatens internal ruin and the only chained wizard it knows that; s still alive is Penrys. The living wizards and the dead are not her people, not unless she makes them so. All they have in common is a heavy chain and a dead past—the lives that were stolen from them are beyond recall....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Bruja

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Bruja - 2015

by Aileen Erin

Summary: From USA Today Bestselling Author Aileen Erin Claudia de Santos has always looked out for every witch but herself. She fought from the shadows as her coven turned dark, and with a little help from her half-witch/half-Alpha werewolf cousin, Teresa McCaide, Claudia is doing everything she can to keeper friends and family in the light. Now the coven has splintered into two factions: Luciana; s army of witches wielding dark magic, and Claudia; s few stragglers who fight with the wolves. War is...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Brynnde

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Brynnde - 2013

by M. Pepper Langlinais

Summary: Brynnde Archambault; s father has given her an ultimatum: find a suitor during the London Season or settle for their neighbor Mr. Dallweather. Brynnde believes she; s found the solution in the person of Viscount Burbridge, but when scandal scotches their engagement, Brynnde is back where she started. Meanwhile, Brynnde has no difficulty finding matches for friends and even her own brother. Will she find a love of her own, or is she destined to be a spinster?

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

A Batrak Lazadasa

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A Batrak Lazadasa - 2019

by Morgan Rice

Summary: Ez az akcio dus fantasy biztos, hogy kedvere lesz azoknak, akik szeretik Morgan Rice korabbi torteneteit vagy eppen Christopher Paolini Orokseg tetralogiajat. A Young Adult Ficiton szerelmesei falni fogjak Rice-nak ezt a legutobbi munkajat, es meg tobbert fognak konyorogni. The Wanderer, A Literary Journal ( velemeny a Sarkanyok felemelkedeserol) A legkelendobb sorozat! A Batorsag gyozelme a masodik kotete Morgan Rice Kiralyok es Varazslok cimu epikus fantasy sorozatnak (ami az elso resze a...  read more »

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

Build Me Up

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Build Me Up - 2009

by Lili Grouse

Summary: Kristen Barnes is a California girl through and through, who; s become successful as an architect and interior designer catering to the rich and famous. Hired to work on a special project in a small town in Massachusetts, she runs into trouble. Man-sized, stubble-coated and toolbox-equipped trouble. Oh, and cats. Lots and lots of cats.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Buried to the Brim

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Buried To The Brim - 2020

by Jenn McKinlay

Summary: London is getting ready for the Pets and Wellness Society's annual dog show. Scarlett and milliner cousin Vivian are designing hats for competitors, and get drawn in further when the dog-food sponsor of the event is found dead.

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

The Burn

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The Burn - 2020

by Kathleen Kent

Summary: "There's not much that can make Detective Betty Rhyzyk flinch. But her wounds are still fresh from an encounter with an apocalyptic cult known as The Family, and she's having trouble readjusting to life as it once was. She's back at work as a narcotics detective, but something isn't right -- at work, where someone has been assassinating confidential informants, or at home, where she struggles to connect with her loving wife, Jackie. To make matters worse, Betty's partner seems to be...  read more »

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

Burned

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Burned - 2015

by Karen Marie Moning

Summary: It's easy to walk away from lies. Power is another thing. MacKayla Lane would do anything to save the home she loves. A gifted sidhe-seer, she's already fought and defeated the deadly Sinsar Dubh -- an ancient book of terrible evil -- yet its hold on her has never been stronger. When the wall that protected humans from the seductive, insatiable Fae was destroyed on Halloween, long-imprisoned immortals ravaged the planet. Now Dublin is a war zone with factions battling for control. As the city...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A burning

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A Burning - 2020

by Megha Majumdar

Summary: After a fiery attack on a train leaves 104 people dead, the fates of three people become inextricably entangled. Jivan, a bright, striving woman from the slums looking for a way out of poverty, is wrongly accused of planning the attack because of a careless comment on Facebook. PT Sir, a slippery gym teacher from Jivan's former high school, has hitched his aspirations to a rising right wing party, and his own ascent becomes increasingly linked to Jivan's fall. Lovely, a spirited, impoverished,...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction • Politica

The Butcher; s Bill

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The Butcher; S Bill - 2013

by Martin Roy Hill

Summary: Meet William Butcher, aka The Butcher, former Navy SEAL, now a disgraced ex-NCIS agent. Those who stole $9 billion in cash from Iraq want him dead. The cops want him for murder. Butcher; s only hope is his former NCIS colleague and closest friend, Linus Schag.Together Schag and Butcher tear away the veil of conspiracy,uncovering a criminal enterprise reaching into the highest levels of government. Ripped from today; s headlines, this sequel to Martin Roy Hill; s highly praised The Killing...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Caging Skies

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Caging Skies - 2020

by Christine Leunens

Summary: "A gripping, atmospheric novel about obsession and love. 'Little by little, Elsa leaked out of her enclosure, strayed out into every corner of the house ...In my bed at night, she switched places with me, she enjoying the softness of my bed, and I finding myself cramped up in her airless niche.' This extraordinary novel is seen through the eyes of Johannes. An avid member of the Hitler Youth in the 1940s, he discovers his parents are hiding a Jewish girl called Elsa behind a false wall in their...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Call of Kythshire

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Call Of Kythshire - 2014

by Missy Sheldrake

Summary: The Keepers of the Wellsprings series has been called: "A high-fantasy Harry Potter." An epic fantasy, artfully written and illustrated by the author to appeal to a broad audience "...an enchanting read from start to finish" "[Sheldrake; s] voicing and vision is brilliant." 16 year-old Azi has grown up in the guild hall of His Majesty; s Elite in the peaceful kingdom of Cerion, training hard and dreaming of the day she will finally become a squire and ride out with her parents, both knights, on...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Camelot; s Queen

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Camelot; S Queen - 2013

by Nicole Evelina

Summary: History remembers Guinevere; s sin, but it was Arthur who transgressed first. Forced into a marriage she neither anticipated nor desired, Guinevere finds herself High Queen, ruling and fighting alongside Arthur as they try to subdue the Saxons, Irish and Picts who threaten Britain from every direction. Though her heart still longs for her lost love, Guinevere slowly grows to care for her husband as they join together to defeat their enemies. Meanwhile, within the walls of Camelot their closest...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Camino winds

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Camino Winds - 2020

by John Grisham

Summary: Welcome back to Camino Island, where anything can happen -- even a murder in the midst of a hurricane, which might prove to be the perfect crime. Just as Bruce Cable's Bay Books is preparing for the return of bestselling author Mercer Mann, Hurricane Leo veers from its predicted course and heads straight for the island. Florida's governor orders a mandatory evacuation, and most residents board up their houses and flee to the mainland, but Bruce decides to stay and ride out the storm. The...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Camino Winds

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Camino Winds - 2020

by John Grisham

Summary: "In American icon John Grisham; s new novel, Camino Winds , an odd assortment of mystery and crime authors, some of them felons themselves, discover one of their colleagues has been murdered during the fury of a massive hurricane—the perfect crime scene. Since officials are preoccupied with the aftermath of the storm, the authors set out to solve the mystery themselves, in the type of wild but smart caper that Grisham; s readers love." —Delia Owens, author of Where the Crawdads Sing...  read more »

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

Camp So-and-So

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Camp So-and-So - 2017

by Mary Mccoy

Summary: The letters went out in mid-February. Each letter invited its recipient to spend a week at Camp So-and-So, a lakeside retreat for girls nestled high in the Starveling Mountains. Each letter came with a glossy brochure with photographs of young women climbing rocks, performing Shakespeare under the stars, and spiking volleyballs. By the end of the month, twenty-five applications had been completed, signed, and mailed. Had any of these girls tried to visit the camp for themselves on that day in...  read more »

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

Canaille, Prisonniere, Princesse

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Canaille, Prisonniere, Princesse - 2016

by Morgan Rice

Summary: « Morgan Rice a imagine ce qui promet d; etre une autre serie brillante et nous plonge dans une histoire de fantasy avec trolls et dragons, bravoure, honneur, courage, magie et foi en sa propre destinee. Morgan Rice a de nouveau reussi a produire un solide ensemble de personnages qui nous font les acclamer a chaque page .... Recommande pour la bibliotheque permanente de tous les lecteurs qui aiment les histoires de fantasy bien ecrites ». —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (pour...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Canalla, Prisionera, Princesa

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Canalla, Prisionera, Princesa - 2016

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Morgan Rice ha concebido lo que promete ser otra brillante serie, que nos sumerge en una fantasia de valor, honor, coraje, magia y fe en el destino. Morgan ha conseguido de nuevo producir un fuerte conjunto de personajes que hara que los aclamemos a cada pagina... Recomendado para la biblioteca habitual de todos los lectores a los que les gusta la fantasia bien escrita". —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (sobre el Despertar de los dragones) CANALLA, PRISIONERA, PRINCESA es el...  read more »

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

Cantoras

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Cantoras - 2019

by Carolina De Robertis

Summary: In 1977 Uruguay, a military government has crushed political dissent with ruthless force. In an environment where citizens are kidnapped, raped, and tortured, homosexuality is a dangerous transgression. And yet, despite such societal realities, Romina, Flaca, Anita "La Venus," Paz, and Malena -- five cantoras, women who "sing" -- somehow, miraculously, find each other and discover an isolated cape, Cabo Polonio, inhabited by just a lonely lighthouse keeper and a few rugged seal hunters. They...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Capitol Kid

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Capitol Kid - 2014

by Bill Gourgey

Summary: A homeless teen with nothing to lose. A corrupt politician with everything to lose. What could possibly go wrong? On the run from local drug dealers, a young hacker hides out in the U.S. Capitol and soon finds himself entangled in a dastardly political conspiracy. When thirteen-year-old Boot doesn; t have the money to pay his mom; s drug dealer, he must flee or face certain death at the hands of the gang leader who rules his DC neighborhood. The glittering dome of the United States Capitol...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Captive Hope

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Captive Hope - 2013

by Rachael Ritchey

Summary: Idra, shy and self-conscious, cannot seem to adjust to life at High Castle. Making friends among the ladies at court has proven nearly impossible, and she longs for the familiarity of Taisce. But she doesn; t know how the fulfillment of her desires plays directly into the schemes of a certain knife wielding mercenary who hasn; t forgotten the humiliation he once suffered at her hands. He; s intent upon expanding his pirating empire, and Lady Idra is just the leverage needed to do it. She; ll...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Careless Whiskers

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Careless Whiskers - 2020

by Miranda James

Summary: "When Charlie's daughter is falsely accused of the murder of an angsty actor, he and Diesel must put their best paws forward to crack the case in this all-new installment in the New York Times bestselling series. The theater department at Athena is putting on a play by a fledgling playwright with local connections. Charlie's son-in-law, Frank Salisbury, will be calling the directorial shots, and his daughter, Laura, will be taking on the lead female role. Laura is excited to learn that there...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Carnelian Crow

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The Carnelian Crow - 2017

by Colleen Gleason

Summary: The girls are back!Evaline Stoker (sister of Bram) and Mina Holmes (niece of Sherlock) return in the fourth volume of the steampunk adventure series set in an alternate Victorian London.Ever since the debacle of the Chess Queen Enigma, Mina Holmes and Evaline Stoker have laid low, trying to settle back into their quiet lives as young ladies of London. But the Holmesian deductive abilities won; t remain dormant for long, and when Mina receives a strange package from a winged, midnight visitor,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Caroline

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Caroline - 2014

by Rebecca Hunter

Summary: A pro hockey player with a rough reputation and a dark past.An American looking for a taste of adventure.Will they turn their sensual nights into something more?Photographer Caroline Mendoza finally sheds her safe life in Michigan for adventure and a fresh start, and her first stop is Sweden. But Stockholm suddenly becomes more than just a casual stopover when Caroline discovers her reclusive next-door neighbor is ex-Red Wings player Niklas Almquist, whose high-profile alpha bad-boy image, both...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Carter

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Carter - 2013

by Adrienne Bell

Summary: After years of heading an elite Special Forces unit, nothing ever gets past Carter Macmillan...until the night slick-talking reporter, Ally Weaver, gives him the slip. Ally Weaver is used to following the story, but she; s never had a lead blow up on her before...literally. Now one of her confidential sources has been murdered, and she; s determined to find out why. But Ally can; t risk drawing anyone else into this violent mess...no matter how skilled—or gorgeous—he may be. But a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Casi Ausente

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Casi Ausente - 2019

by Ophelia Night

Summary: CASI AUSENTE (LA NINERA—LIBRO #1) es la novela debut en la nueva serie de suspenso psicologico de la escritora Ophelia Night.Cuando Cassandra Vale, de 23 anos, acepta su primer trabajo como ninera, la asignan a una familia adinerada en una finca rural en las afueras de Paris, y todo parece demasiado bueno para ser verdad. Pero pronto descubre que detras los portones dorados hay una familia disfuncional, un matrimonio perverso, ninos conflictivos y secretos demasiado oscuros para ventilar....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Casual Friday

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Casual Friday - 2014

by Shane Kuhn

Summary: Casual Friday is the story of hit man John Lago; s very first assignment as a recruit with Human Resources, Inc., a placement agency that sends assassins, disguised as interns, to take out high-level targets under cover of corporate invisibility. John will go on to become the most successful "intern" in HR; s history. You can read more about his career in The Intern; s Handbook , a full-length thriller that will be published on April 8, 2014.

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

The catcher in the rye

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The Catcher In The Rye - 2010

by J D Salinger

Summary: The hero-narrator of "The Catcher in the Rye" is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield. Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, secondhand description, he leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes underground in New York City for three days. The boy himself is at once too simple and too complex for us to make any final comment about him or his story. Perhaps the safest thing we can say about Holden is that he was born in the world not just...  read more »

Genres: Classics • Literature & Fiction

Catherine House

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Catherine House - 2020

by Elisabeth Thomas

Summary: " Dreamy and brimming with dread, Catherine House will swallow you whole." — Rory Power, New York Times bestselling author of Wilder Girls A Most Anticipated Novel by Entertainment Weekly • Cosmopolitan • Forbes • Good Housekeeping • Better Homes and Gardens • HuffPost • Newsweek • Harper; s Bazaar • Ms. Magazine • Woman; s Day • PopSugar • and more! A gothic-infused debut of literary suspense, set within a secluded, elite...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Thrillers

Causa para Matar

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Causa Para Matar - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: "Una dinamica historia que atrapa desde el primer episodio y no deja ir." —Midwest Book Review, Diane Donovan (sobre Una Vez Desaparecido) Del autor de misterio #1 mejor vendido Blake Pierce llega una nueva obra maestra del suspenso psicologico. La detective de Homicidios Avery Black ha pasado por el infierno. Una vez abogada defensora estrella, cayo en desgracia cuando logro dejar en libertad a un brillante profesor de Harvard, solo para verlo volver a matar. Perdio a su esposo y a su...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Cause to Run

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Cause To Run - 2016

by Blake Pierce

Summary: "A dynamic story line that grips from the first chapter and doesn; t let go." —Midwest Book Review, Diane Donovan (regarding Once Gone) From #1 bestselling mystery author Blake Pierce comes a new masterpiece of psychological suspense. In CAUSE TO RUN (An Avery Black Mystery—Book 2), a new serial killer is stalking Boston, killing his victims in bizarre ways, taunting the police with mysterious puzzles that reference the stars. As the stakes are upped and the pressure is on, the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

CeeGee; s Gift

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CeeGee; S Gift - 2011

by Danielle Hartman Acee

Summary: Set in a small island town on the Texas coastal bend, CeeGee; s Gift takes readers to a simpler time, when neighbors sat on front porches, kids took off on bikes all day, and the library was the gathering place for all ages. Twelve-year-old Celia Gene Williamson and her friend, old Mr. Tindale, turn her troubling ability to foretell the future into a gift for others—a chance for the people of Southport to prepare for what is to come, or even change direction and change their future....  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Chain-Smoking Vegetarians and Other Annoyances in L.A.

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Chain-Smoking Vegetarians And Other Annoyances In L.A. - 2010

by Sandra Ann Miller

Summary: The only thing more annoying than being stuck in traffic, the blinding blitzkrieg of paps, or a chain-smoking vegetarian; s health rant, is having everything you ever wanted in the palm of your hand, and the rug swiftly pulled out from under you. El Patterson; s dreams were on the verge of coming true when a tragic twist of fate took it all away. Facing the official end of her early thirties, with not much to show for it, El has to find her footing, and the guts to go after the life she really wants.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Chained Adept

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The Chained Adept - 2016

by Karen Myers

Summary: Book 1 of The Chained AdeptA STRONG WIZARD WITH UNANSWERED QUESTIONS AND A CHAIN AROUND HER NECK.Penrys; s past is unknown, but she; s got a better grip on her future: find out where she came from, discover what happened to her, and figure out how the unremovable chain around her neck makes her different from other wizards.What any of this has to do with the renewal of an ugly war between neighboring countries, half a world away, is just something she; ll have to sort out, along with the rumors...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Chasing cassandra

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Chasing Cassandra

by Lisa Kleypas

Summary: "Everything has a price...Railway magnate Tom Severin is wealthy and powerful enough to satisfy any desire as soon as it arises. Anything--or anyone--is his for the asking. It should be simple to find the perfect wife--and from his first glimpse of Lady Cassandra Ravenel, he's determined to have her. But the beautiful and quick-witted Cassandra is equally determined to marry for love--the one thing he can't give. Everything except her... Severin is the most compelling and attractive man...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Chegada

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Chegada - 2018

by Morgan Rice

Summary: Da autora de fantasia bestselling nº1 do mundo inteiro chega uma nova serie de ficcao cientifica ha muito esperada. SETI recebeu um sinal de uma civilizacao alienigena. Ha tempo para salvar o mundo? "Um grande enredo, o tipo de livro que voce tera problemas para parar de ler a noite. O suspense do final e tao espetacular que voce vai imediatamente querer comprar o livro seguinte so para ver o que acontece." –The Dallas Examiner (referente a Amada) "Outra serie brilhante, mergulhando-nos...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

The Chestnut Man

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The Chestnut Man - 2019

by Soren Sveistrup

Summary: A Best Book of the Year: Kirkus, Library Journal, New York Times Book Review A Book of the Month Club selection | An Indie Next Pick FROM THE CREATOR OF THE HIT TELEVISION SHOW THE KILLING , "a full-throttle thriller in the tradition of classic Stieg Larsson" (A.J. Finn)—SOON TO BE A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES. IF YOU FIND ONE, HE; S ALREADY FOUND YOU A psychopath is terrorizing Copenhagen. His calling card is a "chestnut man"—a handmade doll made of matchsticks and two...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Children of the Knight

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Children Of The Knight - 2017

by Michael Bowler

Summary: An orphan boy. A mysterious stranger. A city in crisis. When 14-year-old Lance is saved from death, his life is forever changed. For starters, his savior claims to be King Arthur, the once and future ruler of ancient Britain. Lance has met lots of weirdos on the streets of L.A., and they claim to be many things. But this "king" not only reeks of sincerity, he wears armor, rides a gorgeous white horse, and lives in the storm drains underneath the city! Arthur has a throne, old-school clothes,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A Children; s Bible

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A Children; S Bible - 2020

by Lydia Millet

Summary: Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2020 by Apple Books, Literary Hub, and The Millions An indelible novel of teenage alienation and adult complacency in an unraveling world. Pulitzer Prize finalist Lydia Millet; s sublime new novel—her first since the National Book Award long-listed Sweet Lamb of Heaven—follows a group of twelve eerily mature children on a forced vacation with their families at a sprawling lakeside mansion. Contemptuous of their parents, who pass their days in a...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Chill

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The Chill - 2020

by Scott Carson

Summary: A century after an early 20th-century New York community is intentionally flooded to redistribute water downstate, an inspector overseeing a dangerously neglected dam uncovers a prophecy that warns of additional sacrifices.

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction

Chosen Ones

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Chosen Ones - 2020

by Veronica Roth

Summary: A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A Best Book of April from Time , Entertainment Weekly, USA Today, Fortune, Business Insider, Marie Claire, PopSugar, PureWow, Tor.com, Huffington Post, BookRiot , Literary Hub, Buzzfeed, Amazon; s Editors; Pick, Apple Books, IndieNext, LibraryReads The masterful first novel for adults from the mega-selling author of the Divergent franchise. "A stunning thriller/fantasy/sci-fi chimera like nothing I; ve read before." —Blake Crouch "A hugely imagined, twisty,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A Christmas Bride in Pinecraft

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A Christmas Bride In Pinecraft - 2015

by Shelley Shepard Gray

Summary: Beloved bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray concludes her Amish Brides of Pinecraft series with a story of forgiveness and trusting your heart...just in time for Christmas. When Beverly Overholt; s beloved Orange Blossom Inn is broken into, she; s shaken to her core. After all, the inn has been her whole life since her fiancé left her for her best friend. In the face of repairing what; s been lost, Beverly calls Eric Wagler, the inn; s handsome owner. To her surprise, he promises to be...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Christmas Key

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The Christmas Key - 2018

by Lori Wilde

Summary: There; s a legend in Twilight, Texas. If you sleep with a kismet cookie under your pillow on Christmas Eve, you will dream of your one true love. She saw him in her dreams . . . It; s impossible! Naomi Luther was standing face-to-face with the man she; d dreamed about over a year ago. Was it the magic of Kismet Christmas cookies that brought him to her? Or is there even a greater force at work? All Naomi knows is she is falling, hard and fast, for the one man all good sense says she should not...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Cicero; s Dead

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Cicero; S Dead - 2014

by Patrick H. Moore

Summary: Cicero Lamont dealt drugs in massive quantities making huge profits and lots of enemies until one night he was introduced to a steel bumper in a hit-and-run and now he; s dead. His daughter, Jade, has also just learned that her mom has committed suicide and now her brother, Richie, is missing. Jade hires Nick Crane to find Richie and to track down whoever murdered their father, but as the old saying goes, ; be careful what you wish for; , because 300 million dollars cuts an awful lot of family...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Short Stories

Cinta

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Cinta - 2015

by Morgan Rice

Summary: Caitlin dan Caleb memulai bersama-sama pencarian mereka untuk menemukan satu benda yang dapat menghentikan segera terjadi perang vampir dan manusia: pedang yang hilang. Sebuah benda dongeng vampir, ada keraguan serius atas apakah itu bahkan ada..Jika ada harapan untuk menemukan itu, mereka pertama kali harus melacak nenek moyang Caitlin. Apakah ia benar-benar Yang Terpilih? Penelusuran mereka dimulai dengan mencari ayah Caitlin. Siapakah dia? Mengapa dia mengabaikan dirinya? Ketika pencarian...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

City in a Forest

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City In A Forest - 2011

by Ginger Pinholster

Summary: Hidden in the heart of Atlanta, a pristine forest shimmers with magic, but an unscrupulous developer plans to flatten Silver Park—unless two brave women can stop him. Arden Collier risks losing her home. Parker Gozer owns most of Arden; s secret forest, which is rooted in Atlanta; s rich African-American history. As Arden struggles to reclaim her artistic voice, Parker confronts the man who once preyed upon her—and now wants to spoil a rare urban oasis. Both women fight to protect...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

City of Bones

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City Of Bones - 2006

by Michael Connelly

Summary: When the bones of a 12-year-old boy are found scattered in the Hollywood Hills, Harry Bosch is drawn into a case that brings up the darkest memories from his own haunted past. The bones have been buried for years, but the cold case doesn't deter Bosch. Unearthing hidden stories, he finds the child's identity and reconstructs his fractured life, determined that he not be forgotten. At the same time, a new love affair with a female cop begins to blossom for Bosch--until a stunningly blown mission...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

City of masks

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City Of Masks - 2017

by S D Sykes

Summary: Its 1358, and young Oswald de Lacy, Lord Somershill, is delayed in Venice as he awaits a pilgrim ship to the Holy Land. While the city is besieged by the King of Hungary, Oswald stays at the house of an English merchant, and soon comes under the spell of this decadent and dazzling island state that sits on the edge of Europe, where East meets West. But Oswald has secrets. He is running away from something in England -- a shadow that still haunts him, no matter how much he consoles himself with...  read more »

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

The City of Veils

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The City Of Veils - 2012

by S. Usher Evans

Summary: Young Adult Fantasy meets Batman in this epic new trilogy from S. Usher Evans For the past three years, Brynna has been patrolling the streets of Forcadel as a masked vigilante, protecting the innocent and beating up bad guys. Her current target is Lord Beswick, a slumlord businessman who keeps the townsfolk in a vicious poverty cycle. But one fateful evening, she; s captured by Felix, the captain of the king; s guard, and told a shocking truth: her father and brother are dead, and she needs to...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Young Adult Fiction

The City We Became

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The City We Became - 2020

by N K Jemisin

Summary: Five New Yorkers must come together in order to save their city from destruction in the first book of a new series by N. K. Jemisin. Every great city has a soul. Some are ancient as myths, and others are as new and destructive as children. New York? She's got six. When a young man crosses the bridge into New York City, something changes. He doesn't remember who he is, where he's from, or even his own name. But he can feel the pulse of the city, can see its history, can access its magic. And...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary Fantasy • Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The City We Became

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The City We Became - 2020

by N. K. Jemisin

Summary: "A glorious fantasy."—Neil Gaiman Three-time Hugo Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author N.K. Jemisin crafts her most incredible novel yet, a story of culture, identity, magic, and myths in contemporary New York City. In Manhattan, a young grad student gets off the train and realizes he doesn; t remember who he is, where he; s from, or even his own name. But he can sense the beating heart of the city, see its history, and feel its power. In the Bronx, a Lenape gallery...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Claw Enforcement

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Claw Enforcement - 2020

by Sofie Ryan

Summary: Sarah Grayson and her feline ally, Elvis, are hot on the tail of a crafty killer in the newest installment of the New York Times bestselling Second Chance Cat mysteries. Sarah Grayson owns a delightful secondhand shop in the small town of North Harbor, Maine, where she and her rescue cat, Elvis, are always finding themselves up to their whiskers in trouble. With the help of a quirky group of senior citizens—who call themselves Charlotte; s Angels and work out of the store—they solve...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Cleanness

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Cleanness - 2020

by Garth Greenwell

Summary: A queer American teacher describes a series of intimate encounters with lovers, friends, and students in and around Sofia, Bulgaria.

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Clear Skies in the Delta

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Clear Skies In The Delta - 2018

by Tracy Sandifer-hunter

Summary: Filled with passionate, nostalgic imagery, and forthright language, Clear Skies in the Delta will leave readers feeling both inspired and empowered by its characters who miraculously redeem themselves from the cruelties of circumstance, and learn sometimes that we have to celebrate life— even in the midst of storms.     Clear Skies in the Delta chronicles the Sandifers as they depart from the sunshine and innocence of the Money Road as depicted in Sunshine in the Delta. Neeyla, the main...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Nonfiction • Religion & Spirituality

Close Up

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Close Up - 2020

by Amanda Quick

Summary: Welcome to Burning Cove, California, where 1930s Hollywood glamour conceals a ruthless killer. Vivian Brazier never thought life as an art photographer would include shooting headshots for aspiring male actors or nightly wake-up calls to snap photos of grisly crime scenes. Although she is set on making a career of transforming her photography into a new art form, she knows her current work is what's paying the bills. After shooting crime scene photos of a famous actress -- the latest victim of...  read more »

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

Cobra

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Cobra - 2015

by Deon Meyer

Summary: A famous English mathematician is kidnapped and his two bodyguards are killed at a guesthouse in the beautiful wine country outside Cape Town. It|s clearly a professional hit, and the spent shell cases offer a chilling clue: each is engraved with the head of a spitting cobra. Meanwhile, in the city, a skilled thief is using his talents to put his sister through college. But he picks the wrong pocket, grabbing the wallet of a young American woman delivering something very valuable and dangerous...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Coconut Layer Cake Murder

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Coconut Layer Cake Murder - 2020

by Joanne Fluke

Summary: New York Times Bestseller USA Today Bestseller Publishers Weekly Bestseller Bakery owner Hannah Swensen is leaving Lake Eden to help a friend in sunny California. But an unexpected phone call swiftly brings her back to a cold Minnesota winter . . . and murder . . . When Hannah learns that her sister Michelle; s boyfriend, Detective Lonnie Murphy, is the prime suspect in a murder case, she goes straight from a movie studio sound stage to the Los Angeles airport. Back in frigid Minnesota, she...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Code Name Helene

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Code Name Helene - 2020

by Ariel Lawhon

Summary: "This fully animated portrait of Nancy Wake . . . will fascinate readers of World War II history and thrill fans of fierce, brash, independent women, alike." —LISA WINGATE, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Before We Were Yours BASED ON THE THRILLING REAL-LIFE STORY OF SOCIALITE SPY NANCY WAKE, comes the newest feat of historical fiction from the New York Times bestselling author of I Was Anastasia , featuring the astonishing woman who killed a Nazi with her bare hands and went on...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Coeur d; Alene Waters

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Coeur D; Alene Waters - 2015

by Ned Hayes

Summary: Coeur d; Alene, Idaho is where people go to hide: Neo-Nazis, corrupt politicians, mining men with buried secrets. ↵↵In 1972, 91 men were killed in a mining "accident" sparked by a fire lit nearly a mile underground: the mystery was never solved. After the rest escaped, only three miners survived underground. ↵↵More than 20 years later, Matt Worthson is a sheriff; s lieutenant and the disgraced son of mining hero and Sunshine Mine survivor Stanley Worthson. Matt expects to finish out his...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Suspense

The Coldest Warrior

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The Coldest Warrior - 2020

by Paul Vidich

Summary: In 1953, at the end of the Korean War, Dr. Charles Wilson, an Army bio-weapons scientist, died when he "jumped or fell" from the ninth floor of a Washington hotel. As his wife and children grieve, the details of his death remain buried for twenty-two years. With the release of the Rockefeller Commission report on illegal CIA activities in 1975, LSD is linked to Wilson's death, and suddenly the Wilson case becomes news again. Wilson's family and the press are demanding answers, suspecting the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Collateral Damage

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Collateral Damage - 2020

by Lynette Eason

Summary: A former military psychologist spends her days helping vets overcome PTSD—and her nights fighting her own nightmares. Now, on the run with a client who has already saved her life twice, she must uncover powerful secrets before they both end up dead.

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Suspense

Colliding Skies

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Colliding Skies - 2012

by Debbie Zaken

Summary: Since Skye Reilly can remember, she has been looking up to the stars. With high school graduation upon her, her telescope in one hand and her college acceptance letter in the other, she has life as meticulously mapped out as her star chart. That is, until the Celeians arrive and she meets Ethan, an alluring alien. Ethan collides into her like an asteroid, causing a gravitational shift in Skye; s trajectory and hurling her life into a cataclysmic collision course of interplanetary proportions....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance • Young Adult Fiction

The Color of Truth

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The Color Of Truth - 2015

by Stacy Monson

Summary: Truth isn; t always black and white. Sometimes it takes the unexpected to reveal its true colors. Marti has been on her own since she was 15, determined to build a life for herself and her sister despite the threats of a man intent on keeping her from revealing his secret. Sam Evans; turbulent teen years prepared him for the perfect job—counseling troubled youth. Then his pregnant wife walked out on their marriage and his life imploded, leaving him without a family, a job, or his...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Colorado Promise

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Colorado Promise - 2018

by Charlene Whitman

Summary: In a time when hardship and famine rule the country, one boy finds an oasis of magic and the strength to fight for it. The Dust Bowl uprooted a lot of families and orphaned even more children. No one knows this better than Nat, a teenager who rides the rails from town to town looking for work. After helping a girl accused of witchcraft, Nat stumbles upon a home for wayward children run by a vibrant woman named Camille. She takes in children who have been thrown away and teaches them how to use...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Come Tumbling Down

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Come Tumbling Down - 2020

by Seanan Mcguire

Summary: The fifth installment in New York Times bestselling author Seanan McGuire; s award-winning Wayward Children series, Come Tumbling Down picks up the threads left dangling by Every Heart a Doorway and Down Among the Sticks and Bones When Jack left Eleanor West; s School for Wayward Children she was carrying the body of her deliciously deranged sister—whom she had recently murdered in a fit of righteous justice—back to their home on the Moors. But death in their adopted world isn; t...  read more »

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

Confessions of the World; s Oldest Shotgun Bride

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Confessions Of The World; S Oldest Shotgun Bride - 2018

by Gail Hart

Summary: Rules were meant to be broken; condoms, not so much.↵ ↵Business executive Katie St. John has given up on love, which she stinks at, to focus on her red-hot career. All she wants from Steve Tyler, an ultra-sexy, surprisingly sweet and much younger Air Force pilot, is help crossing some items off her secret to-do list of sexual fantasies. Sure, the chemistry between them is hotter than the Cayman sun, but once this vacation; s over, she; ll say good-bye, and go back to plotting corporate...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Conjure Women

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Conjure Women - 2020

by Afia Atakora

Summary: A sweeping story that brings the world of the South before and after the Civil War vividly to life. Spanning eras and generations, it tells of the lives of three unforgettable women: Miss May Belle, a wise healing woman; her precocious and observant daughter Rue, who is reluctant to follow in her mother's footsteps as a midwife; and their master's daughter Varina. The secrets and bonds among these women and their community come to a head at the beginning of a war and at the birth of an accursed...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

A conspiracy of bones

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A Conspiracy Of Bones

by Kathy Reichs

Summary: "It's sweltering in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Temperance Brennan, still recovering from neurosurgery following an aneurysm, is battling nightmares, migraines, and what she thinks might be hallucinations when she receives a series of mysterious text messages, each containing a new picture of a corpse that is missing its face and hands. Immediately, she's anxious to know who the dead man is, and why the images were sent to her. An identified corpse soon turns up, only partly answering her...  read more »

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

A Conspiracy of Bones

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A Conspiracy Of Bones - 2020

by Kathy Reichs

Summary: #1 New York Times bestselling author Kathy Reichs returns with a new riveting novel featuring her vastly popular character forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan, who must use all her tradecraft to discover the identity of a faceless corpse, its connection to a decade-old missing child case, and why the dead man had her cellphone number. It; s sweltering in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Temperance Brennan, still recovering from neurosurgery following an aneurysm, is battling nightmares,...  read more »

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

The Contest and Other Stories

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The Contest And Other Stories - 2014

by Kate Lit Robinson

Summary: Inspired by the works of international artists, this award-winning collection contains nineteen spellbinding Young Adult - New Adult magical realist, paranormal, slipstream, alternate history, and fabulist tales linked by a novella. Peter John Rizzo, a 1960 graduate of Yale University; s journalism program, inherits a floundering art magazine from his uncle, John Rizzo, with the provision that he must increase the circulation or forfeit all assets to creditors. Peter Rizzo, Pete; s father, is a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Controlled Descent

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Controlled Descent - 2013

by K. M. Herkes

Summary: Alison Gregorio thinks her new job with a prestigious law firm is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, but explosive secrets lurk beneath its golden facade. When a plane crash takes out the firm; s biggest client, she finds herself in a situation that will test her conscience and her courage to the limits.Surviving a crash-landing is only the first challenge Justin Wyatt faces after his fall from power. He loved the toys he built more than the fortune they brought in, but neglecting his corporate...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Conundrum

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Conundrum - 2016

by C. S. Lakin

Summary: Lies may hurt, but the truth can be murder...↵↵A happily married man with three small children decides one day he no longer wants to live. He gives himself leukemia, and nine months later is dead.↵↵This is the conundrum Lisa Sitteroff is determined to solve regarding her long-dead father — the tale her mother Ruth repeated throughout Lisa; s childhood. But Lisa, now 30 and watching her older brother Raff suffer from the ravages of bipolar illness, believes if she can solve this...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Country Bride

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Country Bride - 2019

by Debbie Macomber

Summary: www.DebbieMacomber.com Luke Rivers is a man of his word He agrees to marry Kate Logan when she foolishly proposes to him after one glass of champagne too many, and he refuses to renege on his promise. Kate is devastated when Clay Franklin, her former fiancé and the man she; s always loved, marries Rorie Campbell instead. If it weren; t for that last glass of champagne she would never have asked Luke to marry her. Now, not only does Luke refuse to break the engagement, he insists that Kate doesn; t love Clay—she actually loves him....

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Country Bride

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Country Bride - 2016

by Debbie Macomber

Summary: Country Bride by Debbie Macomber Luke Rivers is a man of his word. He agrees to marry Kate Logan when she foolishly proposes to him—after one glass of champagne too many—at her former fiancé; s wedding reception. And Luke, stubborn rancher that he is, refuses to renege on his promise. Kate was devastated when the man she; d always loved married another woman, a newcomer to their Oregon town. But now, not only does Luke refuse to break their engagement, he insists that Kate...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Country Guesthouse

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The Country Guesthouse - 2020

by Robyn Carr

Summary: Hannah Russell's carefully crafted plans for her life have been upended without warning. When her best friend dies, she becomes guardian to her 5-year-old son, Noah.

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Country Guesthouse

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The Country Guesthouse - 2020

by Robyn Carr

Summary: Hannah Russell's carefully crafted plans for her life have been upended without warning. When her best friend dies, she becomes guardian to her 5-year-old son, Noah.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Country strong

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Country Strong

by Linda Lael Miller

Summary: "Cord Hollister is a true cowboy at heart. As a man who has devoted his life to training horses under the big skies of Montana, he thrives on the stability of ranch life. But when a girl arrives in Painted Pony Creek with a shocking secret, Cord's orderly life is upended. She's the spitting image of the first woman who broke his heart - a woman he hasn't seen in years - and he'll do whatever he can to help her. He just can't do it alone. Shallie Fletcher left heartbreak where it belongs - in...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Western

A Court for Thieves

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A Court For Thieves - 2017

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Morgan Rice; s imagination is limitless. In another series that promises to be as entertaining as the previous ones, A THRONE OF SISTERS presents us with the tale of two sisters (Sophia and Kate), orphans, fighting to survive in a cruel and demanding world of an orphanage. An instant success. I can hardly wait to put my hands on the second and third books!" —Books and Movie Reviews (Roberto Mattos) From #1 Bestseller Morgan Rice comes an unforgettable new fantasy series. In A COURT FOR...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Court Kasie

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Court Kasie - 2016

by Bill Gourgey

Summary: A high school intern facing deportation. A plot to bribe a Supreme Court Justice. A case that could ignite a nation? Fifteen-year-old Kasie has always been an exceptionally gifted student. Unfortunately, she; s also an undocumented immigrant. Ever since her parents were deported during a politically motivated ICE sweep, she; s been living with her friend; s family, in fear of ICE. But she; s continued to excel at school, and with the support of her mentors, applies for DACA, which provides her...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Cowboy Blue

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Cowboy Blue - 2015

by Cat Johnson

Summary: What happens when you mix a Manhattan workaholic with a Colorado ranch boss? Casey Harrington; s life is her career. Bonner "Blue" Boyd; s life is the ranch. So why can; t they keep their minds—or their hands—off each other? They both know that opposites attract and though city and country might mix for a week, it can; t work for a lifetime. Or can it?

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Crazy, Sexy, Ghoulish

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Crazy, Sexy, Ghoulish - 2013

by G.g. Andrew

Summary: A zombie. A vampire. A witch. Nora Travers is none of these things. But the former mean girl has to hide behind costumes if she wants to scare the pants off Brendan, the horror geek with the power to make or break her haunted house. Because Brendan is the nerd Nora used to torment in middle school. But now he; s in college and so scary hot, even her zombie heart starts beating. And he; s looking a bit too long at her bloody fishnet stockings. Nora has to be everything she; s not this Halloween...  read more »

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction

Credible threat

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Credible Threat - 2020

by Judith A Jance

Summary: Years after her son's fatal overdose, grieving mother Rachel Higgins learns that his addiction may have grown out of damage suffered at the hands of a pedophile priest while he was in high school. Looking for vengeance, she targets the Catholic Church's most visible local figure, Archbishop Francis Gillespie. When the archbishop begins receiving anonymous threats, local police dismiss them, saying they're not credible. So he turns to his friends, Ali Reynolds and her husband, B. Simpson. With...  read more »

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

Critical Doubt

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Critical Doubt - 2020

by Barbara Freethy

Summary: They met in a war-torn city on the other side of the world and shared an anonymous night of passion. They didn; t intend to meet again. Nor did they think they; d be reunited by sinister secrets... Five years later, FBI Agent Savannah Kane is headed to a small town in Georgia for the funeral of her best friend; s husband. Going home is fraught with complications, but Savannah never imagined one of those would be Ryker Stone, the stranger she; d shared an unforgettable night with. Haunted by an...  read more »

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

Crooked river

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Crooked River

by Douglas J Preston

Summary: "Appearing out of nowhere to horrify the quiet resort town of Sanibel Island, Florida, dozens of identical, ordinary-looking shoes float in on the tide and are washed up on the tropical beach--each one with a crudely severed human foot inside. Called away from vacation elsewhere in the state, Agent Pendergast reluctantly agrees to visit the crime scene--and, despite himself, is quickly drawn in by the incomprehensible puzzle. An early pathology report only adds to the mystery. With an ocean of...  read more »

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

Crooked River

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Crooked River - 2020

by Douglas Preston

Summary: Racing to uncover the mystery of several light green-shoe-clad severed feet found floating in the Gulf of Mexico, Agent Pendergast is faced with the most inexplicable challenge of his career in this installment of the #1 NYT bestselling series. A STARTLING CRIME WITH DOZENS OF VICTIMS. Appearing out of nowhere to horrify the quiet resort town of Sanibel Island, Florida, dozens of identical, ordinary-looking shoes float in on the tide and are washed up on the tropical beach—each one with a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

The crow's call

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The Crow's Call

by Wanda E Brunstetter

Summary: "When Vernon King, his son, and son-in-law are involved in a terrible accident, three women are left to cope with their deaths, as they become the sole providers of the family they have left. The women's only income must come from the family greenhouse, but someone seems to be trying to force them out of business. Amy King has just lost her father and brother, and her mother needs her to help run the family's greenhouse. It doesn't seem fair to ask her to leave a job she loves, when there is...  read more »

Genres: Amish & Mennonite • Christian • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Crush the King

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Crush The King - 2020

by Jennifer Estep

Summary: Queen Everleigh Blair of Bellona has survived the mass murder of the royal family, become a fearsome warrior trained by an elite gladiator troupe, and unleashed her ability to destroy magic. After surviving yet another assassination attempt orchestrated by the conniving king of Morta, Evie has had enough. It's time to turn the tables and take the fight to her enemies. There is no better opportunity to strike than during the Regalia Games, a time when warriors, nobles, and royals from all the...  read more »

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

Crush the King

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Crush The King - 2020

by Jennifer Estep

Summary: A fierce gladiator queen must face off against her enemies in an epic battle in this next thrilling installment of New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Jennifer Estep; s Crown of Shards series—an action-packed adventure full of magic, murderous machinations, courtly intrigue, and pulse-pounding romance. Queen Everleigh Blair of Bellona has survived the mass murder of the royal family, become a fearsome warrior trained by an elite gladiator troupe, and unleashed her ability to...  read more »

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

Cured

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Cured - 2014

by Bethany Wiggins

Summary: Now that Fiona Tarsis and her twin brother, Jonah, are no longer beasts, they set out to find their mother, with the help of Bowen and a former neighbor, Jacqui. Heading for a safe settlement rumored to be in Wyoming, they plan to spread the cure along the way—until they are attacked by raiders. Luckily, they find a new ally in Kevin, who saves them and leads them to safety in his underground shelter. But the more they get to know Kevin, the more they suspect he has ties to the raiders....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Dacă ar fi văzut

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Dacă Ar Fi Văzut - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: „O capodoperă a genurilor thriller și mister. Blake Pierce a făcut o treabă minunată dezvoltand personaje cu o latură psihologică atat de bine descrisă, incat te simți de parcă poți pătrunde in interiorul minții lor, trăind propriile lor temerile și sărbătorind succesul lor. Plină de intorsături neașteptate, această carte vă va ține treji pană la sfarșitul ultimei pagini.- Recenzii de Cărți și Filme, Roberto Mattos (despre Odată Plecată)DACĂ AR FI VĂZUT...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Daddy's girls

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Daddy's Girls - 2020

by Danielle Steel

Summary: After the death of his wife, Texas ranch hand JT Tucker took his three small daughters to California to start a new life. With almost no money, a will of iron, and hard work, he eventually built the biggest ranch in California. Caroline, the youngest, was overlooked by her father for her entire life and fled to become a wife, mother, and writer in Marin County. Gemma, his declared favorite, sought out Hollywood glamour and success and became a major television star. Kate, the eldest, stayed at...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Dakota Dawn

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Dakota Dawn - 2012

by Lauraine Snelling

Summary: "Soldahl! Next stop, Soldahl!" When Nora Johanson heard the conductor; s words, her heart began to race. At last she would be in the arms of the man she had promised to marry—Hans Larson. At fifteen she was so sure of their love. Now, three years later and far from the mountains and fjords of her beloved homeland, Norway, she wondered. . . . She stepped off the train, found her trunk full of quilts, hand-embroidered linens, and household treasures painted with rosemaling designs, and...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Historical • Literature & Fiction

A Dance of Dragons

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A Dance Of Dragons - 2015

by Kaitlyn Davis

Summary: An ancient evil awakens. Three unlikely heroes rise. An age of myth is reborn. Try the A DANCE OF DRAGONS series today, perfect for fans of Throne of Glass, Graceling and Game of Thrones! This bundle includes the prequel novella, The Golden Cage, as well as the first full-length novel, The Shadow Soul. THE GOLDEN CAGE (A Dance of Dragons #0.5) In the land of Ourthuro, cruelty is a way of life. The king rules with an iron fist and no one dare defy him—no one except his daughter. Princess...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Dance with a Dragon

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Dance With A Dragon - 2015

by Linda Hopkins

Summary: How do you kill a dragon? For Lleland Seaton, Master of Philosophy, the answer is clear. Only a longbow is powerful enough to hunt such a terrible beast. But little is known about the fearsome creatures, so when Zachary Drake, along with his beautiful and intriguing sister Lydia, crosses Lleland; s path, it seems fate is on his side. Who, after all, is better to teach him about slaying dragons than the son of the famed dragon-slayer himself, Aaron Drake? But things are never as they appear, and...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A Danger to Herself and Others

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A Danger To Herself And Others - 2019

by Alyssa Sheinmel

Summary: "A compelling and beautifully told story." —Kathleen Glasgow, New York Times bestselling author of Girl in Pieces Four walls. One window. No way to escape. Hannah knows there; s been a mistake. She doesn; t need to be institutionalized. What happened to her roommate at that summer program was an accident. As soon as the doctors and judge figure out that she isn; t a danger to herself or others, she can go home to start her senior year. Those college applications aren; t going to write...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Suspense • Thrillers • Young Adult Fiction

Dangerous and Unseemly

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Dangerous And Unseemly - 2012

by K. B. Owen

Summary: An unseemly lesson... in murder. The year is 1896, and college professor Concordia Wells has her hands full: teaching classes, acting as live-in chaperone to a cottage of lively female students and directing the student play, Macbeth. But mystery and murder are not confined to the stage, especially when the death of Concordia; s sister Mary appears to be foul play. To make matters worse, the women; s college is plagued by malicious pranks, arson, money troubles and the apparent suicide of a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Dangerous Waters

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Dangerous Waters - 2010

by Anne Allen

Summary: Tragedy seems to follows Jeanne Le Page around.↵↵Can she really go through it again and survive? ↵↵Jeanne Le Page is lucky to be alive. Fifteen years ago, she was almost killed in a boating accident which brought heart-breaking family tragedy. Now 31, Jeanne is returning reluctantly to the island of Guernsey following the death of her beloved grandmother. Struggling for breath as the ferry nears the island, Jeanne feels a dark foreboding overwhelm her, as hazy memories of that terrible...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Dark Before Dawn

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The Dark Before Dawn - 2013

by Laurie Stevens

Summary: Troubled detective Gabriel McRay is fired for police brutality.  ↵↵When a killer begins leaving notes on his victim; s bodies addressed to the detective, Gabriel is hired back to lure in the killer. Gabriel; s troubles stem from the blocked memory of childhood trauma. With his career dependent on the whims of a psychopath, Gabriel soon realizes that the killer; s identity lies within that blocked memory. Teamed with his forensic pathologist girlfriend and his psychiatrist, Gabriel runs two...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The dark corners of the night

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The Dark Corners Of The Night

by Meg Gardiner

Summary: FBI behavioral analyst Caitlin Hendrix has come to Los Angeles to assist with the investigation of the Midnight Man, a killer who comes for the parents but leaves the children alive. Something about this UNSUB -- unknown subject -- doesn't sit right with Caitlin and soon she realizes that within the heart of a killer lives a secret that mirror's her own past.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Darkest King

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The Darkest King - 2020

by Gena Showalter

Summary: To become a king of the underworld at long last, William must resist an irresistible beauty—or a curse will ensure his end... A merciless prince feared by all... Cursed by a vengeful witch, William of the Dark will die if he ever falls in love—murdered by the woman who steals his heart. His lone shot at redemption is a book filled with indecipherable code. Break the code, break the curse. Now, centuries later, he; s condemned to a string of one-night stands...until he finds the only...  read more »

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

Darling Rose Gold

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Darling Rose Gold - 2020

by Stephanie Wrobel

Summary: THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER "If you enjoyed The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides, read Darling Rose Gold ." — Washington Post "Sensationally good - two complex characters power the story like a nuclear reaction..."—Lee Child A most anticipated book of 2020 by Newsweek ∙ Marie Claire ∙ Bustle ∙ Shondaland ∙ PopSugar ∙ Woman; s Day ∙ Good Housekeeping ∙ BookRiot ∙ She Reads Mothers never forget. Daughters never forgive. For the first...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Dating Charade

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The Dating Charade - 2019

by Melissa Ferguson

Summary: Just when you think you; ve met your match . . . the charade begins. Cassie Everson is an expert at escaping bad first dates. And, after years of meeting, greeting, and running from the men who try to woo her, Cassie is almost ready to retire her hopes for a husband—and children—altogether. But fate has other plans, and Cassie; s online dating profile catches the eye of firefighter Jett Bentley. In Jett; s memory, Cassie Everson is the unreachable girl-of-legend from their high...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Humor • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Daughter of Destiny

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Daughter Of Destiny - 2014

by Nicole Evelina

Summary: Before queenship and Camelot, Guinevere was a priestess of Avalon. She loved another before Arthur, a warrior who would one day betray her.In the war-torn world of late fifth century Britain, young Guinevere faces a choice: stay with her family to defend her home at Northgallis from the Irish, or go to Avalon to seek help for the horrific visions that haunt her. The Sight calls her to Avalon, where she meets Morgan, a woman of questionable parentage who is destined to become her rival. As...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Daughter of the Reich

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Daughter Of The Reich - 2020

by Louise Fein

Summary: "A beautifully written and emotional wrenching journey into World War II tumult and tragedy...its dynamic characters present a timely truth we should all grasp and embrace: We must stand up against those who preach hate." —Karen Harper, New York Times bestselling author of The Queen; s Secret For fans of The Nightingale and All the Light We Cannot See, a spellbinding story of impossible love set against the backdrop of the Nazi regime. She must choose between loyalty to her country or a...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Daughters of Rome

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Daughters Of Rome - 2011

by Kate Quinn

Summary: A.D. 69. The Roman Empire is up for the taking. The Year of Four Emperors will change everything, especially the lives of two sisters. Cornelia embodies the essence of the perfect Roman wife. She lives to one day see her loyal husband as Emperor. Her sister Marcella is more aloof, content to witness history. But when a bloody coup turns their world upside-down, both women must maneuver carefully just to stay alive.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Day We Met

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The Day We Met - 2015

by Rowan Coleman

Summary: "When Claire starts to write her Memory Book, she already knows that this scrapbook of mementoes will soon be all her daughters and husband have of her. In her mid-40s, Claire is scared and increasingly confused by the world around her, struggling to hold onto her identity as thoughts of her mother, her daughters, and her husband grow fuzzier every day. Fearing what will happen if those memories fade altogether, her family's gift of a red sketchpad is her most treasured possession. As they fill...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

De bol van Kandra

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De Bol Van Kandra - 2019

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Een krachtig begin van een serie die een combinatie van pittige protagonisten en uitdagende omstandigheden belooft, niet alleen voor tieners maar ook voor volwassen fantasy fans die op zoek zijn naar epische verhalen, gevoed door krachtige vriendschappen en vijanden."—Midwest Book Review (Diane Donovan) (over Een Troon voor Zusters)"De verbeelding van Morgan Rice kent geen grenzen!"—Books and Movie Reviews (over Een Troon voor Zusters)Van #1 bestverkopende fantasy auteur Morgan...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

De mauvais augure

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De Mauvais Augure - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: « Une histoire haletante qui vous accroche des le premier chapitre pour ne plus vous lacher » Midwest Book Review, Diane Donovan (au sujet de Sans laisser de traces) Blake Pierce, auteur a succes de romans policiers, nous livre son dernier chef-d; œuvre de suspense. Dans De Mauvais Augure (le deuxieme tome de la serie d; enquetes de Keri Locke), Keri Locke, notre enquetrice du service personnes disparues de la police de Los Angeles, est toujours hantee par l; enlevement de sa fille. Poussee...  read more »

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

De perfecte wijk

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De Perfecte Wijk - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: In DE PERFECTE WIJK (boek #2) lijmt Jessie Hunt, 29, profiler, de stukken van haar gebroken leven weer aan elkaar en verlaat ze de buitenwijken om opnieuw te beginnen in Downtown Los Angeles. Maar wanneer een rijke society dame vermoord wordt, moet Jessie, die op de zaak wordt gezet, teruggaan naar de perfect uitziende buitenwijken om op een krankzinnige moordenaar te jagen tussen de valse facades van normaliteit en de sociopatische vrouwen. Jessie leeft weer op in Downtown LA en weet zeker dat...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

De Tappras Uppkomst

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De Tappras Uppkomst - 2019

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "En actionspackad fantasy som gor Morgan Rices fans av tidigare noveller nojda, tillsammans med fans fran bocker som The Inheritance Cycle av Christopher Paolini.... Fans av ungdoms fiction kommer att sluka denna bok."—The Wanderer, A Literary Journal (angaende Rise of the Dragons) #1 Bastsaljande serie! UPPKOMSTEN AV DE TAPPRA ar bok #2 i Morgan Rices bastsaljande episka fantasyserie KUNGAR OCH TROLLKARLAR (som borjar med DRAKARNAS UPPKOMST en gratis nerladdning)! Efter drakens attack,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Deacon King Kong

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Deacon King Kong - 2020

by James McBride

Summary: "From James McBride, author of the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird, comes a wise and witty novel about what happens to the witnesses of a shooting. In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into the courtyard of the Cause Houses housing project in south Brooklyn, pulls a .45 from his pocket, and in front of everybody shoots the project's drug dealer at point-blank range. The reasons for this desperate burst of violence and the...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Deacon King Kong

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Deacon King Kong - 2020

by James Mcbride

Summary: The New York Times bestseller "Cracking...Terrific...Deeply felt, beautifully written, and profoundly humane." - The New York Times Book Review cover "Hilarious...A rich and vivid multicultural history." - Time Magazine From James McBride, author of the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird and the bestselling modern classic The Color of Water , one of the most anticipated novels of the year: a wise and witty tale about what happens to the witnesses of a shooting. In September 1969, a...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

The Dead Detective Agency

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The Dead Detective Agency - 2017

by Peg Herring

Summary: Tori Van Camp wakes one morning on a luxurious ocean liner where she; s offered whatever a person might desire: food, clothes, recreation, and the companionship of congenial people. But Tori has no memory of booking a cruise. What she does have is a vivid recollection of being shot point blank in the chest.With the help of the stunningly handsome Mike and the unnervingly serene Nancy, Tori soon learns the purpose of her voyage. Still, she; s haunted by the image of the gun, the crack of the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

The Dead Girls Club

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The Dead Girls Club - 2019

by Damien Angelica Walters

Summary: One of Refinery29 ; s and POPSUGAR ; s Favorite New Books of December 2019! A supernatural thriller in the vein of A Head Full of Ghosts about two young girls, a scary story that becomes far too real, and the tragic—and terrifying—consequences that follow one of them into adulthood. Red Lady, Red Lady, show us your face... In 1991, Heather Cole and her friends were members of the Dead Girls Club. Obsessed with the macabre, the girls exchanged stories about serial killers and...  read more »

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

Dead in a week

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Dead In A Week - 2019

by Andrea Kane

Summary: Lauren Pennington is celebrating her junior year abroad when life comes to a screeching halt. At Munich's Hofbru¨haus, she engages in an innocent flirtation with a charming stranger for the length of a drink. Drink finished, Lauren leaves -- only to be snatched from the streets and thrown into an unmarked van. In a globe-spanning chase, from the beer halls of Germany, to the tech gardens of California, to the skyscrapers of China, and finally the farmlands of Croatia, Aidan's team cracks...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Dead Land

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Dead Land - 2020

by Sara Paretsky

Summary: "V.I. Warshawski is as dogged and ferocious as ever. So is Sara Paretsky, who is at the top of her crime novel game." — C.J. Box Chicago; s legendary detective, V.I. Warshawski, knows her city; s rotten underbelly better than most, but she; s unable to avoid it when her goddaughter drags her into a fight over lakefront land use, in this propulsive novel from New York Times bestseller Sara Paretsky. Chicago may be the city of broad shoulders, but its political law is "Pay to Play." Money...  read more »

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

Dead land

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Dead Land - 2020

by Sara Paretsky

Summary: Chicago may be the city of broad shoulders, but its political law is "Pay to Play." Money changes hands in the middle of the night, and by morning, buildings and parks are replaced by billion-dollar projects. Chicago PI V.I. Warshawski gets pulled into one of these clandestine deals through her impetuous goddaughter, Bernie Fouchard. Bernie tries to rescue Lydia Zamir, a famed singer-songwriter now living on the streets; Zamir's life fell apart when her lover was murdered next to her in a mass...  read more »

Genres: Hard-Boiled • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Women Sleuths

Dead to Her

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Dead To Her - 2020

by Sarah Pinborough

Summary: "Being the second wife can be murder...Once a cheat, always a cheat,| they say. Marcie Maddox has worked hard to get where she is after the illicit affair that started her new life a few years ago. But her world of country clubs, yachts and sumptuous houses in Savannah, Georgia, isn|t easy to maintain, no matter how hard she tries. Nor is keeping her husband, Jason, truly interested. So, when Jason|s boss brings home a hot new wife from his trip to London, the young Mrs William Radford IV...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Dead to Her

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Dead To Her - 2020

by Sarah Pinborough

Summary: "; Big Little Lies; meets ; Rebecca; in Sarah Pinborough; s ; Dead to Her,; a saucy novel about insecure second wives dragged down by secrets [and] jealousies..." —Washington Post For fans of Liane Moriarty, Liv Constantine and Lisa Jewell, a twisty psychological thriller about a savvy second wife who will do almost anything to come out on top from the New York Times bestselling author of Behind Her Eyes. Marriage can be murder... SOMETHING OLD Marcie; s affair with Jason Maddox...  read more »

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

Deader Homes and Gardens

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Deader Homes And Gardens - 2015

by Angie Fox

Summary: Southern belle Verity Long is back in business—as a ghost hunter. Now all she has to do is visit the town; s creepiest mansion and exorcise a family of vengeful spirits. Piece of cake. After all, ghosts love her and need her... that is until she meets the ghosts of Rock Fall mansion. They; ll do anything to keep their murderous secrets hidden within the cliff-side fortress—even if that means getting rid of one meddling ghost hunter. With the entire town skeptical and scrutinizing...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A Deadly Inside Scoop

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A Deadly Inside Scoop - 2020

by Abby Collette

Summary: This book kicks off a charming cozy mystery series set in an ice cream shop—with a fabulous cast of quirky characters.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Deadly Justice

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Deadly Justice - 2011

by Darrell Case

Summary: At the height of the Vietnam War in 1971, Jake Abrams is desperate to leave his oppressive home in Colorado and begin a new life in college in LA, but his dreams are waylaid when he meets Leah, an antiwar protester who pushes him into marriage and family. Jake tries to juggle school, his job, and raising four children, but Leah turns to drugs and drinking, and finally runs off with her rock band, leaving Jake reeling.When he falls for Rachel and marries her, his children rebel. And when Joseph,...  read more »

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction

Deal with the Devil

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Deal With The Devil - 2020

by Kit Rocha

Summary: Deal with the Devil is Orphan Black meets the post-apocalyptic Avengers by USA Today and New York Times bestselling author duo Kit Rocha. Nina is an information broker with a mission—she and her team of mercenary librarians use their knowledge to save the hopeless in a crumbling America. Knox is the bitter, battle-weary captain of the Silver Devils. His squad of supersoldiers went AWOL to avoid slaughtering innocents, and now he; s fighting to survive. They; re on a deadly collision...  read more »

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

Dear Edward

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Dear Edward - 2020

by Ann Napolitano

Summary: "One summer morning, twelve-year-old Edward Adler, his beloved older brother, his parents, and 183 other passengers board a flight in Newark headed for Los Angeles. Among them are a Wall Street wunderkind, a young woman coming to terms with an unexpected pregnancy, an injured vet returning from Afghanistan, a business tycoon, and a free-spirited woman running away from her controlling husband. Halfway across the country, the plane crashes. Edward is the sole survivor. Edward's story captures...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Death and a Dog

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Death And A Dog - 2019

by Fiona Grace

Summary: DEATH AND A DOG (AN ELLA ROSE COZY MYSTERY—BOOK 2) is book two in a charming new cozy mystery series by Fiona Grace. Ella Rose, 39 years old and freshly divorced, has made a drastic change: she has walked away from the fast life of New York City and settled down in the quaint English seaside town of Wilfordshire. Spring is in the air. With last month; s murder mystery behind her, a new best friend in her English shepherd, and a budding relationship with the chef across the street, it...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Death at a Drop-In

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Death At A Drop-In - 2013

by Elizabeth Spann Craig

Summary: Cosette Whitlow is a society matron — if tiny Bradley, North Carolina has one. She kindly volunteers for all the town; s charities, but isn; t nearly as kind to her own family, neighbors and friends. In fact, Cosette is emphatically disliked by much of the town — including octogenarian Myrtle Clover. And Myrtle knows that dislike in Bradley can quickly turn deadly. No one seems surprised when Cosette; s body is discovered during a party she; s hosting; she was struck on the head...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Death by Disputation

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Death By Disputation - 2015

by Anna Castle

Summary: Thomas Clarady is recruited to spy on a group of radical Puritans at Cambridge University. Francis Bacon is his spymaster; his tutor in both tradecraft and religious politics. Their commission gets off to a deadly start when Tom finds his chief informant hanging from the roof beams. Now he must catch a murderer as well as a seditioner. His first suspect is volatile poet Christopher Marlowe, who keeps turning up in the wrong places. Dogged by unreliable assistants, chased by three lusty women...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Death in Venice

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Death In Venice - 1994

by Thomas Mann

Summary: Gustav von Aschenbach, a successful but aging writer, follows his wanderlust to Venice in search of spiritual fulfillment that instead leads to his erotic doom. In the decaying city, besieged by an unnamed epidemic, he becomes obsessed with an exquisite Polish boy, Tadzio. This book includes the author's novella "Death in Venice" as well as the author's working notes and six critical essays meant to stimulate discussion.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

Death of a bean counter

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Death Of A Bean Counter

by Sandra Balzo

Summary: "Maggy Thorsen's head is spinning thanks to partner Sarah Kingston's latest idea - selling luxe espresso machines in their Wisconsin coffeehouse, Uncommon Grounds. But Maggy soon faces a far bigger problem when her fiance, sheriff Jake Pavlik, makes an official call on the coffee house's star barista, Amy Caprese. Amy's wealthy new beau, investment adviser Kip Fargo, has been shot dead in his bed - and Amy is the last known person to see him alive. Kip had just proposed to Amy, but she turned...  read more »

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

Death of an American beauty

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Death Of An American Beauty - 2020

by Mariah Fredericks

Summary: Jane Prescott is taking a break from her duties as lady's maid for a week, and plans to begin it with attending the hottest and most scandalous show in town: the opening of an art exhibition, showcasing the cubists, that is shocking New York City. 1913 is also the fiftieth anniversary of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation speech, and the city's great and good are determined to celebrate in style. Dolly Rutherford, heiress to the glamorous Rutherford's department store empire, has gathered her...  read more »

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

The Death of Artemio Cruz

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The Death Of Artemio Cruz - 2009

by Carlos Fuentes

Summary: A powerful Mexican newspaper owner recalls episodes of his earlier life as he lies confined to his bed, gravely ill.

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

The death of Jesus

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The Death Of Jesus - 2020

by J M Coetzee

Summary: In Estrella, David has grown to be a tall ten-year-old who is a natural at soccer, and loves kicking a ball around with his friends. His father Simo´n and Boli´var the dog usually watch while his mother Ine´s now works in a fashion boutique. David still asks many questions, challenging his parents, and any authority figure in his life. In dancing class at the Academy of Music he dances as he chooses. He refuses to do sums and will not read any books except Don Quixote. One day Julio...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction • Politica

Death Pays a Visit

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Death Pays A Visit - 2014

by Elizabeth Spann Craig

Summary: When psychic (and hubcap retailer) Wanda Alewine pays a late-night visit to Myrtle Clover, she urges the octogenarian sleuth to head straight to Greener Pastures Retirement Home. But Wanda doesn; t want Myrtle to consider the Home; s dubious amenities; she wants Myrtle to prevent a murder seen in a vision. Reluctant Myrtle investigates with sidekick Miles, who seems a lot more interested in Greener Pastures than she is. As the duo digs, they uncover more than just Sudoku and Scrabble; they discover a sinister undercurrent — with murder as its outcome.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Deathless Divide

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Deathless Divide - 2020

by Justina Ireland

Summary: The sequel to the New York Times bestselling epic Dread Nation is an unforgettable journey of revenge and salvation across a divided America. After the fall of Summerland, Jane McKeene hoped her life would get simpler: Get out of town, stay alive, and head west to California to find her mother. But nothing is easy when you; re a girl trained in putting down the restless dead, and a devastating loss on the road to a protected village called Nicodemus has Jane questioning everything she thought...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

The Deep

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The Deep - 2020

by Alma Katsu

Summary: "Surviving the sinking of the Titanic, Annie takes a job as a nurse on the Britannic before encountering a fellow survivor who forces her to reckon with past demons." --

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

The Deep

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The Deep - 2020

by Alma Katsu

Summary: From the acclaimed and award-winning author of The Hunger comes an eerie, psychological twist on one of the world; s most renowned tragedies, the sinking of the Titanic and the ill-fated sail of its sister ship, the Britannic . Someone, or some thing , is haunting the ship. Between mysterious disappearances and sudden deaths, the guests of the Titanic have found themselves suspended in an eerie, unsettling twilight zone from the moment they set sail. Several of them, including maid Annie...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Horror • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Deep into Dusk

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Deep Into Dusk - 2012

by Laurie Stevens

Summary: In the second pulse-pounding thriller in the series, Detective Gabriel McRay is once again forced to face his inner demons.  From the enclaves of the super rich to the kinky underbelly of Los Angeles, women are turning up dead and Gabriel is determined to hunt down the killer.  His one and only witness to this string of sexual murders is the beautiful Tara Samuels.  Blinded by his own sympathy and desire for Tara, Gabriel is soon embroiled in the world of her dark fantasy, and McRay must find the sadistic killer before he loses his career, his sanity and his life.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Deep State

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Deep State - 2020

by Chris Hauty

Summary: Recently elected President Richard Monroe--populist, controversial, and divisive--is at the center of an increasingly polarized Washington, DC. Never has the partisan drama been so tense or the paranoia so rampant. In the midst of contentious political turf wars, the White House chief of staff is found dead in his house. A tenacious intern discovers a single, ominous clue that suggests he died from something other than natural causes, and that a wide-ranging conspiracy is running beneath the...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Definitely Naughty

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Definitely Naughty - 2013

by Jo Leigh

Summary: Single Gal Seeks Naughty Inspiration Aubrey Hayes @windowUndresser Window dressing at Le Muse lingerie = best job ever. LOVE. But must design The Ultimate Window Display Of Hot Sex before Xmas. #panic 24h A Hot Guys Trading Card just fell from the sky. Could this beautiful piece of man be my muse? It; s raining men. #hallelujah 23h OMFG, Detective Liam Flynn even hotter in person. May explode into a million pieces of lusty lady bits. #HandcuffMeNow 15h It; s on. Have convinced the uber-hot cop...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Demon Duke

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The Demon Duke - 2015

by Margaret Locke

Summary: A man tormented by a painful secret meets the bookish miss who just might save him from himself... Behind every good man is a great secret.Banished to Yorkshire as a boy for faults his father failed to beat out of him, Damon Blackbourne has no use for English society and had vowed never to return to his family; s estate at Thorne Hill, much less London. However, when his father and brother die in a freak carriage accident, it falls on Damon to take up the mantle of the Malford dukedom, and to...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Der Aufstand Der Tapferen

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Der Aufstand Der Tapferen - 2015

by Morgan Rice

Summary: „Eine action-geladene Fantasy-Geschichte, die den Fans von Morgan Rices vorherigen Buchern und den Liebhabe von Buchern wie THE INHERITANCE CYCLE von Christopher Paolini gefallen durfte... Fans von Fantasy-Geschichten fur junge Erwachsene werden dieses jungste Werk von Rice verschlingen und um mehr betteln."—The Wanderer, A Literary Journal (uber Rise of the Dragons)Die #1 Bestseller Serie! AUFSTAND DER TAPFEREN ist Buch #2 in Morgan Rices epischer Bestseller-Fantasy Serie VON KONIGEN...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Der Perfekte Block

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Der Perfekte Block - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: In DER PERFEKTE BLOCK (Band #2) sammelt die Nachwuchsprofilerin Jessie Hunt, 29, die Scherben ihres zerbrochenen Lebens auf und verlasst die Vorstadt, um ein neues Leben in der Innenstadt von Los Angeles zu beginnen. Aber als eine wohlhabende Person des offentlichen Lebens ermordet wird, befindet sich Jessie, die mit dem Fall beauftragt wurde, plotzlich wieder in der Welt der malerischen Vorstadt und jagt einen geistesgestorten Morder inmitten der falschen Fassaden der Normalitat von...  read more »

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

Desperate Creed

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Desperate Creed - 2019

by Alex Kava

Summary: Award-winning  author, Alex Kava pulls readers into the middle of the  storm  and has them gasping for air even as they turn the next page. A trailblazer in the K9 mystery genre, Kava creates a "dynamic between Ryder and his canines that reveals a world rarely shared in fiction and perhaps nowhere presented more effectively than in this series." —Phil Jason, Florida Weekly A STORM IS COMING In Alabama: A deadly outbreak of tornadoes sends K9 handlers, Ryder...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Det perfekta kvarteret

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Det Perfekta Kvarteret - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: I DET PERFEKTA KVARTERET (bok tva) plockar den farska kriminalprofileraren Jessie Hunt, 29, upp spillrorna av sitt kraschade liv och lamnar fororten for att borja om i centrala Los Angeles. Men nar en formogen kvinna fran societeten mordas ar plotsligt Jessie, som tilldelas brottsfallet, tillbaka i det perfekta forortslivet och jagar en vrickad mordare bland plastiga fasader och sociopatiska countryklubbdamer.Jessie trivs aterigen i centrala Los Angeles och ar saker pa att hon har kommit vidare...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Detection Mission

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Detection Mission - 2013

by Margaret Daley

Summary: Who is she? While looking for a missing child in Sagebrush, Texas, K-9 detective Lee Calloway and his border-collie partner find someone else. A mystery woman running for her life, scared and injured. But she has no idea who she is--or why someone is after her. Lee; s unit suspects "Heidi" is a criminal who knows more than she; s saying, yet his gut instinct says she; s innocent. Lee vows to protect her until her memory returns, but now someone is desperate to ensure that never happens.

Genres: Christian • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Romance • Suspense

A Devil in Scotland

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A Devil In Scotland - 2018

by Suzanne Enoch

Summary: The dawning of desire 1806, Scotland. Wild, reckless Callum MacCreath is in no hurry to become someone; s husband. But when his responsible, steady older brother Ian announces his engagement to their childhood friend Rebecca, Callum makes a startling discovery: he wants the lovely young lass for himself. But it; s too late, and when Ian banishes him for his duplicity, Callum is only too happy to leave Scotland forever. ...is delicious and dangerous 1816: Marrying Ian was the practical, logical...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Devil's Peak

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Devil's Peak - 2008

by Deon Meyer

Summary: In the aftermath of a gruesome child abuse case that has caught the attention of the media, Inspector Benny Griessel struggles to maintain his sobriety in order to bring down a vigilante killer who has won the sympathy of the public.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Devolution

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Devolution - 2020

by Max Brooks

Summary: As the ash and chaos from Mount Rainier's eruption swirled and finally settled, the story of the Greenloop massacre has passed unnoticed, unexamined, until now. But the journals of resident Kate Holland, recovered from the town's bloody wreckage, capture a tale too harrowing and too earth-shattering in its implications, to be forgotten. Because if what Kate Holland saw in those days is real, then we must accept the impossible. We must accept that the creature known as Bigfoot walks among us, and that it is a beast of terrible strength and ferocity.

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

Devoted

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Devoted

by Dean R Koontz

Summary: Woody Bookman hasn't spoken a word in his eleven years of life. Not when his father died in a freak accident. Not when his mother, Megan, tells him she loves him. For Megan, keeping her boy safe and happy is what matters. But Woody believes a monstrous evil was behind his father's death and now threatens him and his mother. And he's not alone in his thoughts. An ally unknown to him is listening. A uniquely gifted dog with a heart as golden as his breed, Kipp is devoted beyond reason to people....  read more »

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction

Die Luge eines Nachbarn

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Die Luge Eines Nachbarn - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: „Ein Meisterwerk der Spannung! Blake Pierce ist es auf hervorragende Weise gelungen, Charaktere mit einer psychologischen Seite zu entwickeln, die so gut beschrieben sind, dass wir uns in ihren Kopfen fuhlen, ihren Angsten folgen und ihren Erfolg bejubeln. Voller Wendungen wird Sie dieses Buch bis zur letzten Seite wach halten." —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (zu Verschwunden) Die Luge eines Nachbarns (Ein Chloe Fine Psycho-Thriller) ist das zweite Buch einer neuen...  read more »

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

Dies Irae

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Dies Irae - 2014

by B. V. Lawson

Summary: The third installment in the Shamus-nominated Scott Drayco series:Three years ago, Scott Drayco left the FBI after an incident involving his partner, Mark "Sarg" Sargosian. Now a freelance crime consultant, Drayco often helps law enforcement on cases, but he never imagined his estranged former partner would turn up on his doorstep, pleading for Drayco; s help. A co-ed at an elite Washington, D.C., private college has been murdered, and the victim; s friend - Sarg; s own daughter Tara - might be...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Directive Principale

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Directive Principale - 2019

by Jack Mars

Summary: « Un des meilleurs thrillers que j; aie lus cette annee. »—Books et Movie Reviews (a propos de Tous Les Moyens Necessaires)Dans DIRECTIVE PRINCIPALE (L; ENTRAINEMENT DE LUKE STONE, TOME 2), thriller d; action revolutionnaire par l; auteur a succes n°1 Jack Mars, Luke Stone, veteran d; elite de la Force Delta, 29 ans, dirige l; Equipe d; Intervention Speciale du FBI dans le cadre d; une mission haletante pour sauver des otages americains detenus dans un sous-marin nucleaire, mais, quand...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Disappearing Earth

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Disappearing Earth - 2019

by Julia Phillips

Summary: "One August afternoon, on the shoreline of the Kamchatka peninsula at the northeastern edge of Russia, two sisters, eight and eleven, go missing. In the ensuing months the police investigation turns up nothing. Echoes of the disappearance reverberate across a tightly woven community, with the fear and loss felt most deeply among its women. Connected by the crime: a witness, a neighbor, a detective, a mother. Social and ethnic tensions have long simmered in the region, and outsiders are often the first to be accused..." --

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Dispel illusion

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Dispel Illusion - 2019

by Mark Lawrence

Summary: Sometimes being wrong is the right answer. Nick Hayes' genius is in wringing out the universe's secrets. It's a talent that's allowed him to carve paths through time. But the worst part is that he knows how his story will end. He's seen it with his own eyes. And every year that passes, every breakthrough he makes, brings him a step closer. Mia's accident is waiting for them both in 2011. If it happens then he's out of choices. Then a chance 1992 discover reveals that this seeker of truth has...  read more »

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

A Divided Loyalty

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A Divided Loyalty - 2020

by Charles Todd

Summary: "Chief Inspector Brian Leslie, a respected colleague of Ian Rutledge's, is sent to Avebury, a village set inside a great prehistoric stone circle not far from Stonehenge. A young woman has been murdered next to a mysterious, hooded, figure-like stone, but no one recognizes her--or admits to it. And how did she get there? Despite a thorough investigation, it appears that her killer has simply vanished. Rutledge, returning from the conclusion of a case involving another apparently unknown...  read more »

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

A Divided Loyalty

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A Divided Loyalty - 2020

by Charles Todd

Summary: Scotland Yard detective Ian Rutledge is assigned one of the most baffling investigations of his career—a cold murder case with an unidentified victim and a cold trail with few clues to follow. Chief Inspector Brian Leslie, a respected colleague of Ian Rutledge; s, is sent to Avebury, a village set inside a great prehistoric stone circle not far from Stonehenge. A young woman has been murdered next to a mysterious, hooded, figure-like stone, but no one recognizes her—or admits to it....  read more »

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

Do no harm

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Do No Harm

by Max Allan Collins

Summary: "In Do No Harm, Nathan Heller takes on the Sam Sheppard case --a young doctor is startled from sleep and discovers his wife brutally murdered. He claims that a mysterious intruder killed his wife. But all the evidence points to a disturbed husband who has grown tired of married life and yearned to be free at all costs. Sheppard is swiftly convicted and sent to rot in prison. Just how firm was the evidence...and was it tampered with to fit a convenient narrative to settle scores and push...  read more »

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

Doha 12

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Doha 12 - 2015

by Lance Charnes

Summary: Jake Eldar; s and Miriam Schaffer; s names may kill them.↵↵Jake manages a bookstore in Brooklyn. Miriam is a secretary at a Philadelphia law firm. Both grew up in Israel and emigrated to build new lives in America. Neither knows the other exists... until the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad uses their identities in an operation to assassinate a high-ranking Hezbollah commander in Doha, Qatar.↵↵Now Hezbollah plans to kill them both. Jake, Miriam and 10 other innocents in five...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Done Deal

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Done Deal - 2017

by Lynda Aicher

Summary: Power. Wealth. Respect. The members of the Boardroom share these things—and more—in this new erotic romance series from Lynda Aicher, author of the bestselling Wicked Play books In the Boardroom, exhilarating pleasures happen after-hours. At night, behind the closed doors of the Boardroom, it; s members only. Stripped of their inhibitions, Bay Area moguls are free to indulge their most extreme fantasies, and business becomes pleasure. Never in his dirtiest dreams did CEO Trevor...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Down Dog Diary

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Down Dog Diary - 2014

by Sherry Roberts

Summary: Finalist: Midwest Book Awards ↵↵Yoga teacher Maya Skye faces the same challenge every day: balance her search for inner peace with her fascination with mayhem. When she inherits a book of secrets, the Down Dog Diary, she sets out to find the killer of the book; s former owner, a shaman named James Tumblethorne. When the mystical journal is stolen, Maya learns just how elusive inner peace can be at the point of a gun.↵↵Set in small Gabriel; s Garden, Minnesota, this is a mystery told...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Dragon Redeemed

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Dragon Redeemed - 2014

by Linda Hopkins

Summary: Is it possible to love too much? After three months of marriage, Aaron and Keira Drake are still very much in love. Life at Storbrook seems idyllic, and Keira cannot quite believe how happy she is. Anna, Keira; s younger sister, has made Storbrook her permanent home, while Max, a young (by dragon standards) clan member has also recently arrived at the Dragon Master; s home. Sparks immediately fly between Anna and Max, but when the prince calls on Aaron for his help with a rogue dragon...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Dragonfly

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Dragonfly - 2019

by Leila Meacham

Summary: At the height of WWII, five idealistic young Americans receive a mysterious letter from the OSS, asking them if they are willing to fight for their country. The men and women from very different backgrounds--a Texan athlete with German roots, an upper-crust son of a French mother and a wealthy businessman, a dirt-poor Midwestern fly fisherman, an orphaned fashion designer, and a ravishingly beautiful female fencer -- all answer the call of duty, but each for a secret reason of his or her own....  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance • Thrillers

Dragonfly Dreams

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Dragonfly Dreams - 2015

by Jennifer Chow

Summary: It; s 1880 in Fresno, California when 17-year-old Topaz Woo dies after giving birth. She can get an extension in a non-physical body— if she uses The Ten Commandments to influence her newborn. Over the course of ten years, she finds herself stymied in parenting by intergenerational drama and spiritual battle. Will she adjust to an otherworldly existence and give her daughter a solid foundation? Or will she become mired in family disputes and forfeit her soul to evil?

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

A Dream of Redemption

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A Dream Of Redemption - 2018

by Bronwen Evans

Summary: A forbidden love and a chilling mystery tease the senses in this sensuous historical romance from the USA Today bestselling author of A Kiss of Lies and A Love to Remember . Bookish and independent Lady Helen Hawkestone is expected to marry well. But, having grown up with warring parents, the institution holds little appeal. The trick, she realizes, is to marry for love—a task that; s easier said than done. Only while Helen is raising funds for her do-gooder sister; s orphanage does she...  read more »

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

The Dream Stitcher

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The Dream Stitcher - 2017

by Deborah Gaal

Summary: Fans of Anthony Doerr; s All the Light We Cannot See, will enjoy The Dream Stitcher! The Dream Stitcher; s story moves eloquently between two time periods and places, America in 2008 and World War II Poland. Hard times are forcing Maude Fields to take in her estranged mother, Bea, whose secrets date to World War II. Bea arrives with a hand-embroidered recreation of La Tapisserie de la Reine Mathilde, the iconic 11th century Bayeux Tapestry. The replica contains clues to the identity of Maude; s...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Nonfiction • Religion & Spirituality

Dreams From Nepal

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Dreams From Nepal - 2014

by Bikul Koirala

Summary: Twelve-year-old Ram was born and raised in a small village in Nepal. He; s destined to be a village farmer like his father, but he dreams of so much more. Then, a mysterious opportunity in the form of an olive-green Land Rover comes to whisk him away into a new life. Through dedicated service and the gift of education, Ram can become more than he ever thought possible. As he transitions to adulthood, though, he begins to wonder if the path he; s on is the right one for him. A voice is telling...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Nonfiction • Religion & Spirituality

Duet in September

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Duet In September - 2015

by Gina Ardito

Summary: Welcome to Snug Harbor.↵↵Nia and Paige Wainwright, who have grown up in the Long Island seaside town of Snug Harbor, try an experiment to shake up their humdrum lives. Every day for 30 days, they intend to do one thing differently from their normal routine — with unique results. ↵↵Nia, still bitter years after her mother left the family for a wealthy tourist, finds herself falling for vineyard owner Aidan Coffield, the son of a wealthy Manhattan real estate tycoon....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

A Duke by Default

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A Duke By Default - 2018

by Alyssa Cole

Summary: New York City socialite and perpetual hot mess Portia Hobbs is tired of disappointing her family, friends, and -- most importantly -- herself. An apprenticeship with a struggling swordmaker in Scotland is a chance to use her expertise and discover what she's capable of. Turns out she excels at aggravating her gruff silver fox boss -- when she's not having inappropriate fantasies about his sexy Scottish burr. Tavish McKenzie doesn't need a rich, spoiled American telling him how to run his armory...  read more »

Genres: Contemporary • Literature & Fiction • Multicultural • Romance

The Duke; s Stolen Bride

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The Duke; S Stolen Bride - 2019

by Sophie Jordan

Summary: USA Today Bestseller! From USA Today bestselling author Sophie Jordan comes a scandalously sensual romance in her beloved Rogue Files series. "Deliciously sexy!"— Sarah MacLean, New York Times bestselling author An urgent dilemma... To save her impoverished family, Marian Langley will become a mistress. But she will not be just any mistress. Marian intends to become so skilled, so coveted, that she can set her own terms, retaining control over her body and her fate. Only one problem...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Dvur pro Zlodeje

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Dvur Pro Zlodeje - 2019

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Morgan Rice prisla s necim, co se zda byt prislibem dalsi brilantni serie, ktera nas zavede do fantasy plne odvahy, cti, udatnosti, magie a viry ve vlastni osud. Morgan dokazala vytvorit silne postavy, ktere nas primeji je obdivovat na kazde strance... Doporucuji do knihovny kazdeho ctenare, ktery miluje dobre napsanou fantasy literaturu."—Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (komentar k Vzestup draku)Autorka bestselleru cislo 1, Morgan Rice, prichazi se zbrusu novou fantasy sagou´....  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

A Dyeing Shame

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A Dyeing Shame - 2017

by Elizabeth Spann Craig

Summary: When Beauty Box beautician Tammy Smith is discovered with a pair of hair shears in her back, there are suspects and secrets aplenty in her small Southern town. Octogenarian Myrtle Clover, bored by bingo and bridge, is intrigued by the crime— and her neighbors; secrets. But discovering, and blabbing, secrets got Tammy killed, and Myrtle soon learns her sleuthing isn; t just dangerous; it; s deadly.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Dying for Devil's Food

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Dying For Devil's Food - 2019

by Jenn McKinlay

Summary: "Melanie Cooper has zero interest in catering her fifteen-year high school reunion, but Angie insists it's only right that they bask in the success of Fairy Tale Cupcakes. Everything is going better than expected until Cassidy Havers, resident mean girl and Mel's high school nemesis, picks a fight. No longer willing to put up with Cassidy's bullying, Mel is ready to tell the former homecoming queen to shut her piehole and call it a night. But as Mel and Joe prepare to depart, Cassidy is found dead in the girl's bathroom, next to a note written in lipstick that points right to Mel." --

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

Eagle Station

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Eagle Station - 2020

by Dale Brown

Summary: Brad McLanahan and the Space Force must fight to preserve America's freedom when a pair of ruthless enemies forge an unlikely alliance to control not only the earth, but the moon and beyond.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Earl Takes a Fancy

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The Earl Takes A Fancy - 2020

by Lorraine Heath

Summary: USA Today Bestseller New York Times bestselling author Lorraine Heath pens another richly satisfying romance in her Sins for all Seasons series. She; s looking for a nobleman to wed... Though born out of wedlock, Fancy Trewlove is determined to fulfill her mother; s wish that she marry into nobility. Fancy; s keen intellect and finishing school manners make her the perfect wife for any gentleman—if he; s willing to overlook her scandalous lineage. But Fancy; s plans are thrown into chaos...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Romance

Easy Innocence

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Easy Innocence - 2017

by Libby Fischer Hellmann

Summary: When pretty, smart Sara Long is found bludgeoned to death, it; s easy to blame the man with the bat. But Georgia Davis — former cop and newly-minted P.I. — is hired to look into the incident at the behest of the accused; s sister, and what she finds hints at a much different, much darker answer. It seems the privileged, preppy schoolgirls on Chicago; s North Shore have learned just how much their innocence is worth to hot-under-the-collar businessmen. But while these girls can pay...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Eat, and Love Yourself

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Eat, And Love Yourself - 2020

by Sweeney Boo

Summary: For fans of Seconds and Wet Moon. Mindy is a young woman living with an eating disorder and trapped in a battle for her own self-worth. When she accidentally discovers a magic chocolate bar that will give her a chance to revisit her past, she thinks she has a chance to put her life back on track. But will she be able to find a way back to her present, and just as important, a way to treat herself with love and kindness, at any size? Join writer/artist Sweeney Boo (Marvel Action: Captain Marvel) on a journey of self-discovery, self-acceptance, and just a bit of magic.

Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

The Edge of Lost

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The Edge Of Lost - 2015

by Kristina Mcmorris

Summary: From bestselling author Kristina McMorris comes an ambitious and heartrending story of immigrants, deception, and second chances. On a cold night in October 1937, searchlights cut through the darkness around Alcatraz. A prison guard; s only daughter—one of the youngest civilians who lives on the island—has gone missing. Tending the warden; s greenhouse, convicted bank robber Tommy Capello waits anxiously. Only he knows the truth about the little girl; s whereabouts, and that both of...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Edge of Pathos

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Edge Of Pathos - 2015

by Kristen Pham

Summary: Never pause, never doubt, never yield. Rise and fight.Valerie thought she understood loss. Her entire life has been defined by it. But now, she is facing the most frightening loss of all. Her own mind is slipping away, consumed by the power that burns through her every time she saves a life.As the Fractus sweep across Earth, using the strength of their magic to subjugate the powerless, Valerie struggles to lead the resistance, constantly one step behind her enemy. When Reaper taps into a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Een Hof Voor Dieven

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Een Hof Voor Dieven - 2018

by Morgan Rice

Summary: "Morgan Rice komt wederom met wat een briljante nieuwe serie belooft te zijn. We worden verzwolgen door een fantasie over moed, eer, magie en geloof in je lotsbestemming. Morgan is er weer in geslaagd om sterke personages neer te zetten, voor wie we op elke pagina juichen... Aanbevolen voor de permanente bibliotheek van iedereen die houdt van een goed geschreven fantasyroman." —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (over De Opkomst van de Draken) #1 Bestseller Morgan Rice komt met een...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Eens Gepakt

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Eens Gepakt - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: In het noorden van New York worden vrouwen vermoord, hun lichamen worden op mysterieuze wijze in kettingen gehangen aangetroffen. Gezien de bizarre aard van de moorden – en het gebrek aan aanwijzingen – wordt de FBI erbij geroepen en er is maar een agent tot wie ze zich kunnen wenden: Special Agent Riley Paige. Riley, die nog van slag is over haar laatste zaak, wil geen nieuwe klus aannemen. Want ze is er nog steeds van overtuigd er dat een voormalig seriemoordenaar rondloopt die...  read more »

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

Eight Perfect Murders

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Eight Perfect Murders - 2020

by Peter Swanson

Summary: Years ago, bookseller and mystery aficionado Malcolm Kershaw compiled a list of the genre's most unsolvable murders, those that are almost impossible to crack -- which he titled "Eight Perfect Murders." But no one is more surprised than Mal, now the owner of the Old Devils Bookstore in Boston, when an FBI agent comes knocking on his door one snowy day in February. She's looking for information about a series of unsolved murders that look eerily similar to the killings on Mal's old list. And the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

Eight Perfect Murders

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Eight Perfect Murders - 2020

by Peter Swanson

Summary: "Swanson rips us from one startling plot twist to the next... A true tour de force." —Lisa Gardner "Fiendish good fun." —Anthony Horowitz From the hugely talented author of Before She Knew Him comes a chilling tale of psychological suspense and an homage to the thriller genre tailor-made for fans: the story of a bookseller who finds himself at the center of an FBI investigation because a very clever killer has started using his list of fiction; s most ingenious murders. Years ago,...  read more »

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

The eighth girl

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The Eighth Girl - 2020

by Maxine Mei-Fung Chung

Summary: One woman, multiple personae. But which one is telling the truth? Beautiful. Damaged. Destructive. Meet Alexa W?, a brilliant yet darkly self-aware young woman whose chaotic life is manipulated and controlled by a series of alternate personalities. Only three people know about their existence: her shrink Daniel; her stepmother Anna; and her enigmatic best friend Ella. The perfect trio of trust. When Ella gets a job at a high-end gentleman|s club, she catches the attention of its shark-like...  read more »

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

The Eighth Girl

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The Eighth Girl - 2020

by Maxine Mei Chung

Summary: "From the infinitely inventive author of How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe comes a deeply personal novel about race, pop culture, assimilation, and escaping the roles we are forced to play." --

Genres: Literary Fiction • Literature & Fiction

Eine Spur von Mord

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Eine Spur Von Mord - 2017

by Blake Pierce

Summary: "Eine dynamische Story, die Sie vom ersten Kapitel an fesselt und nicht mehr loslasst." —Midwest Book Review, Diane Donovan (uber Once Gone) Mystery und Spannung im neuen Meisterwerk vom #1 Bestseller-Autor Blake Pierce. EINE SPUR VON MORD (Buch #2 der Keri Locke Mystery-Serie) Keri Locke, Detective in der Einheit fur Vermisste Personen des LAPD, wird noch immer von der Entfuhrung ihrer eigenen Tochter heimgesucht. Die erste neue Spur seit Jahren gibt Keri Kraft, die Suche wieder...  read more »

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

Cekani

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Cekani - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: "Mistrovsky thriller a mystery! Autor odvedl uzasnou praci pri utvareni postav s psychologickou strankou tak dobre popsanou, ze se ocitame v jejich mysli, sledujeme jejich obavy a vitame jejich uspech. Dej je velmi inteligentni a bude vas bavit pri cteni cele knihy. Tato kniha plna zvratu vas udrzi vzhuru az do otoceni posledni stranky." – Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (o knize Navzdy pryc) CEKANI (Stvoreni Riley Paigeove – kniha c. 2) je druhou knihou v nove serii...  read more »

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

El Tipo Perfecto

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El Tipo Perfecto - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: En EL TIPO PERFECTO (Libro #2), la perfiladora criminal novata Jessie Hunt, de 29 anos, recoge los pedazos de su vida trastocada y sale de los suburbios para empezar una nueva vida en el centro de Los Angeles. Sin embargo, cuando asesinan a uno de los ricos y famosos, Jessie, a quien han asignado el caso, se ve de nuevo en el mundo de los suburbios de imagen impoluta, a la caza de un asesino demente entre falsas fachadas de normalidad y mujeres sociopatas. Jessie, disfrutando de la vida de...  read more »

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

Eleos

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Eleos - 2017

by Dmitry Radbel

Summary: The discovery of a valise of old letters written to his Armenian grandfather from an Auschwitz survivor starts Avi Arutiyan on an odyssey to uncover the mystery surrounding his grandfather; s unsolved death. From the killing fields of Anatolia to the trial of Adolf Eichmann, Avi; s quest opens a door into intersecting paths and dark secrets of three families, stretching back to 1915.

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Elixir Bound

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Elixir Bound - 2017

by Katie Carroll

Summary: Katora Kase isn; t the firstborn son nor does she possess the type of magic that can conjure spells or bewitch others. In the land of the Great Peninsula—an epic fantasy world ruled by the Great Mother Nature and her offspring—those things aren; t a measure of one; s worth. And what Katora does possess is the subtle magic running through her blood that marks her as the next guardian of a secret healing Elixir that is her family; s legacy. It is such a highly guarded secret that...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Elixir Project

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Elixir Project - 2012

by Kary Oberbrunner

Summary: EVERYTHING CAN BE HACKED, EVEN THE TRUTH. Will this fact set Sienna free or plunge her into an even bigger lie? Sienna Lewis lives in a world constantly threatened by a hacktivist group known as SWARM. After SWARM executes its deadliest attack yet, Sienna and her three college friends learn they have been chosen for the ELIXIR Project—a master plan designed to overthrow SWARM—and participation is mandatory. As she faces the deadly challenges of the Project, Sienna confronts layers...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Empath

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Empath - 2015

by S. Usher Evans

Summary: Lauren Dailey is in break-up hell. Stuck between moving on and letting go, she puts on a brave face while crying herself to sleep at night. But when a mysterious voice promises escape from her sadness, she is suddenly transported to a new world. And in this place, the slightest touch pulls her out of her tortured emotions into the mind of another - an empath. The villagers - sweet Aerona and her mischievous twins, wise Siors, and hunky Cefin - welcome her and the blessings her empath powers...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction

Empty Places

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Empty Places - 2016

by Martin Roy Hill

Summary: The year is 1987. Battle-scarred news service correspondent Peter Brandt returns from covering the wars in Central America to bury his ex-wife, Palm Springs TV reporter Robin Anderson, after her brutal murder. When Peter discovers the local police refuse to investigate Robin; s murder, he sets out with an old friend, retired cop Matt Banyon, to find her killer. Unearthing a shadow world of sex and drugs, political corruption, and a wealthy Cuban freedom fighter with a suspicious past, Peter and...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The end of October

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The End Of October - 2020

by Lawrence Wright

Summary: At an internment camp in Indonesia, within one week, forty-seven people are pronounced dead with acute hemorrhagic fever. When the microbiologist and epidemiologist Henry Parsons travels there on behalf of the World Health Organization to investigate, what he finds will soon have staggering repercussions across the globe: an infected man is on his way to join the millions of worshipers in the annual Hajj to Mecca. Now, Henry joins forces with a Saudi doctor and prince in an attempt to...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Envious

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Envious - 2020

by Lisa Jackson

Summary: Dear Reader,   It; s always wonderful to return to a favorite place. That; s how I feel about Bittersweet, Oregon, the fictional setting for my 1990s trilogy, Forever Family, now collected here in one volume with a new title— Envious ! I; m delighted to revisit Bittersweet in the company of Bliss, Katie, and Tiffany—three women who; ve just discovered they are half-sisters . . .   Bliss Cawthorne is John Cawthorne; s only legitimate daughter, but her father; s wealth has...  read more »

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

Epitaph

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Epitaph - 2015

by Mary Doria Russell

Summary: Mary Doria Russell, the bestselling, award-winning author of The Sparrow, returns with Epitaph. An American Iliad, this richly detailed and meticulously researched historical novel continues the story she began in Doc, following Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday to Tombstone, Arizona, and to the gunfight at the O.K. Corral. A deeply divided nation. Vicious politics. A shamelessly partisan media. A president loathed by half the populace. Smuggling and gang warfare along the Mexican border. Armed...  read more »

Genres: Historical • Literature & Fiction • Westerns

A Espera

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A Espera - 2019

by Blake Pierce

Summary: "Uma obra-prima de thriller e misterio! O autor fez um trabalho magnifico no desenvolvimento das personagens com um lado psicologico tao bem trabalhado que temos a sensacao de estar dentro das suas mentes, sentindo os seus medos e aplaudindo os seus sucessos. A historia e muito inteligente e mantem-nos interessados durante todo o livro. Pleno de reviravoltas, este livro obriga-nos a ficar acordados ate a ultima pagina." —Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (re Sem Pistas) A ESPERA (Os...  read more »

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

Eternally Yours

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Eternally Yours - 2011

by Gina Ardito

Summary: After one too many disappointments, Jodie Devlin took her own life. Too bad her suicide is only the beginning of her troubles. Until a new future can be created for her, Jodie will serve as one of Death; s bounty hunters, retrieving souls who haunt Earth. She; ll need smarts, charm, and trickery to convince these specters to give up the ghost and move on. Of course, these same skills will come in handy for verbally sparring with her bull-headed, know-it-all trainer. It; s no wonder Luc Asante...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

European Travel for the Monstrous Gentlewoman

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European Travel For The Monstrous Gentlewoman - 2018

by Theodora Goss

Summary: Mary Jekyll and the rest of the daughters of literature's mad scientists embark on a madcap adventure across Europe to rescue another monstrous girl and stop the Alchemical Society's nefarious plans once and for all. From Paris to Vienna to Budapest, Mary and her friends must make new allies, face old enemies, and finally confront the fearsome, secretive Alchemical Society. It's time for these monstrous gentlewomen to overcome the past and create their own destinies.

Genres: Historical • Historical • Historical Fantasy • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Women Sleuths

Eve of the Exceptionals

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Eve Of The Exceptionals - 2012

by Parker Sinclair

Summary: When fate brings the young Prince Ryzyn and the rover girl Gem together, not only do their lives become forever entwined, their meeting also ignites the power within an ancient object—the Heart of Cyan. With the mystical Heart discovered, the wielder must prepare for an epic battle against a vicious, pervasive darkness that threatens all of Parlethis. Magical forces unite for the good of the land, but will that be enough to stop the Shadowland creatures from destroying them all? Join the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Fiction

Eversea: A Love Story

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Eversea: A Love Story - 2016

by Natasha Boyd

Summary: Winner: Digital Book Awards 2014 (Adult Fiction) ↵Winter Rose Contest FINALIST 2013 ↵↵"Love stories like these are the reason I read." — Natasha is a Book Junkie ↵↵"I LOVED this book!" and "This book is escapism at its very best. It is a beautiful coming of age story with lots of lovely romance mixed in." — Laura Carter, Founder, New Adult Book Club on Goodreads and Bookish Treasure Blog ↵↵"I absolutely loved it. I really couldn; t get enough." — Jess, Book...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

The Exit Man

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The Exit Man - 2013

by Greg Levin

Summary: Suicide should come with a warning label: "Do not try this alone." If you truly need out and want the job done right, consider using an outside expert. Like Eli. Eli Edelmann never intended on taking over his father; s party supply store. Nor did he ever intend on making a living through mercy killing. But life doesn; t always go according to plan. After granting the desperate request of a terminally ill family friend, Eli discovers euthanasia is his true calling... and soon finds there; s...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

An Exotic Heir

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An Exotic Heir - 2010

by Meredith Bond

Summary: Weaving a web of revenge can be satisfying, but dangerous to your heart. London society is shallow and cruel, sending Cassandra Renwick running to Calcutta, the exotic seat of the British Raj. It; s a fascinating place filled with interesting sights— including the dark and mysterious Julian Ritchie. But she never thought that an even greater heartbreak could be here in this alien and enchanting land. Julian has always been discriminated against for being only half English. Embittered, he...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Romance

Face of Death

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Face Of Death - 2019

by Stella Gold

Summary: FACE OF DEATH (A Zoe Prime Mystery—Book 1) is the debut in a new FBI thriller series by Stella Gold. FBI Special Agent Zoe Prime suffers from a rare condition which also gives her a unique talent—she views the world through a lens of numbers. The numbers torment her, make her unable to relate to people, and give her a failed romantic life—yet they also allow her to see patterns that no other FBI agent can see. Zoe keeps her condition a secret, ashamed, in fear her colleagues...