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A deceptive clarity - a Chris Norgren mystery by Elkins, Aaron J., author

A deceptive clarity - a Chris Norgren mystery

Chris Norgren, museum curator and Renaissance art expert, heads to Berlin to assist in mounting a sensational exhibit: The Plundered Past, twenty priceless Old Masters looted by the Nazis, thought for decades to be lost forever, and only recently rediscovered. But things quickly get out of hand when Chris's patrician, fastidious boss, after smelling a forgery in the lot, turns up dead.

Feb 11, 2016
A Few of the Girls by Binchy, Maeve.

A Few of the Girls

A collection of stories written by Maeve Binchy.

Feb 13, 2016
A glancing light - a Chris Norgren mystery by Elkins, Aaron J., author

A glancing light - a Chris Norgren mystery

Mild-mannered and law-abiding, Chris Norgren, curator of Renaissance and Baroque Art at the Seattle Art Museum, is an unlikely undercover investigator, but when a priceless Rubens portrait is discovered in a shipment of 'authentic reproductions' in a local warehouse, Chris is pressed into service to find out how it got there.

Feb 11, 2016
A new hope by Carr, Robyn, author.

A new hope

Starting over in a small town after the tragic loss of her child, florist Ginger Dysart begins working on a big family wedding before forging a friendship that evolves into something more.

Feb 11, 2016
A reluctant bride by Fuller, Kathleen.

A reluctant bride

Sadie Schrock swore that she would never marry. All of her other Amish friends could court and marry; she was content to manage the family business and eventually take it over when her parents were ready to retire. But all of that changes when a reckless driver kills both of her parents and seriously injures her younger sister. With mounting hospital bills adding to the pile of debt her parents left behind, Sadie is left with no choice: she must marry. And not just any man - the man who saw her

Feb 8, 2016
Away in a manger by Bowen, Rhys, author

Away in a manger

It's Christmastime in 1905 New York City, and for once, Molly Murphy Sullivan is looking forward to the approaching holidays. She and Daniel have a baby son and 12-year-old Bridie is living with them as their ward. As Molly and the children listen to carolers in the street, they hear a lovely little voice and see a beggar girl, huddled in a doorway singing Away in a Manger. Bridie is touched by the girl's ragged clothes and wants to help her out if they can. They give her a quarter, only to watc

Feb 13, 2016
Be frank with me by Johnson, Julia Clairborne, author

Be frank with me

Reclusive literary legend M. M. 'Mimi' Banning has been holed up in her Bel Air mansion for years. But after falling prey to a Bernie Madoff-style ponzi scheme, she's flat broke. Now Mimi must write a new book for the first time in decades, and to ensure the timely delivery of her manuscript, her New York publisher sends an assistant to monitor her progress. The prickly Mimi reluctantly complies, with a few stipulations: No Ivy-Leaguers or English majors. Must drive, cook, tidy. Computer whiz. G

Feb 13, 2016
Breakdown by Kellerman, Jonathan.

Breakdown

Psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware meets beautiful and emotionally fragile TV actress Zelda Chase when called upon to evaluate her five-year-old son, Ovid. Years later, Alex is unexpectedly reunited with Zelda when she is involuntarily committed after a bizarre psychotic episode. Shortly after Zelda's release, an already sad situation turns tragic when she is discovered dead on the grounds of a palatial Bel Air estate. Having experienced more than enough of L.A.'s dark side to recognize the scent of

Feb 12, 2016
Building the fit organization - six core principles for making you company stronger, faster, and more competitive by Markovitz, Daniel, author.

Building the fit organization - six core principles for making you company stronger, faster, and more competitive

"Summary description : Everyone knows that in order to reach optimum levels of health, you have to exercise - and that you have to keep at it, day after day after day. It's the same with process improvement, and, specifically, lean processes. Everything there is to know about lean has been revealed. Countless books, articles, and seminars provide business leaders all the information they need to understand how lean works and how effective it can be when fully implemented. Why, then, do companies

Feb 13, 2016
Childe Harold's pilgrimage by Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824

Childe Harold's pilgrimage

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage is a fascinating portrait of nineteenth-century Europe - disillusioned and ravaged by the wars of the post-revolutionary and Napoleonic eras. Our protagonist, whose breathtaking journey eerily echoes Byron's own life story, forgoes his destiny back home for the exciting unknown - the nature of humanity and the transformative effects of travel burst through the pages in four powerful cantos of Spenserian stanzas. Here is the poem that set Byron on his meteoric rise to f

Feb 13, 2016
Cold-Hearted Rake by Kleypas, Lisa.

Cold-Hearted Rake

Kathleen knows better than to trust a ruthless scoundrel like Devon. But the fiery attraction between them is impossible to deny. And from the first moment Devon holds her in his arms, he vows to do whatever it takes to possess her. As Kathleen finds herself yielding to his skillfully erotic seduction, only one question remains: Can she keep from surrendering her heart to the most dangerous man she's ever known?

Feb 13, 2016
Creative strategy generation - using passion and creativity to compose business strategies that inspire action and growth by Caporale, Bob, author.

Creative strategy generation - using passion and creativity to compose business strategies that inspire action and growth

"Summary description : Successful strategies must have one key element to produce spectacular results for your business - originality. However, pure ingenuity can be hard to produce in the noise of derivative ideas and worn-out processes drowning out fresh progress - which is why you need our summary of Creative Strategy Generation, by Bob Caporale, to help guide you through tried-and-true business practices in a fresh, new and exciting way. Caporale is the president of Sequent Learning Networks

Feb 13, 2016
Cup of gold - a life of Sir Henry Morgan, buccaneer, with occasional reference to history by Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968, author

Cup of gold - a life of Sir Henry Morgan, buccaneer, with occasional reference to history

From the mid-1650s through the 1660s, Henry Morgan, a pirate and outlaw of legendary viciousness, ruled the Spanish Main. He ravaged the coasts of Cuba and America, striking terror wherever he went. Morgan was obsessive. He had two driving ambitions: to possess the beautiful woman called La Santa Roja and to conquer Panama, the "cup of gold."

Feb 11, 2016
Even dogs in the wild - a novel by Rankin, Ian.

Even dogs in the wild - a novel

Detective Inspector Siobhan Clarke is investigating the death of a senior lawyer during a robbery. The case becomes more complex when a note is discovered, indicating that this may have been no random attack. When local gangster Big Ger Cafferty receives an identical message, Clarke decides that the recently retired John Rebus may be able to help. Together the two old adversaries might just stand a chance of saving Cafferty's skin.

Feb 13, 2016
Find her a novel by Gardner, Lisa.

Find her a novel

When Boston detective D. D. Warren is called to the scene of a crime, a dead man and the bound, naked woman who killed him, she learns that Flora has tangled with three other suspects since her return to society. Is Flora a victim or a vigilante? And with her firsthand knowledge of criminal behavior, could she hold the key to rescuing a missing college student whose abduction has rocked Boston? When Flora herself disappears, D. D. realizes a far more sinister predator is out there. One who's det

Feb 13, 2016
Flight of Dreams by Lawhon, Ariel.

Flight of Dreams

On the evening of May 3, 1937, Emilie Imhof boards the Hindenburg. As the only female crewmember, Emilie has access to the entire airship, from the lavish dining rooms and passenger suites to the gritty engine cars and control room. She hears everything, but with rumors circulating about bomb threats, Emilie's focus is on maintaining a professional air. What Emilie can't see is that everyone, from the dynamic vaudeville acrobat to the high-standing German officer, seems to be hiding something.

Feb 13, 2016
Grave visions - an Alex Craft novel by Price, Kalayna, author.

Grave visions - an Alex Craft novel

Alex Craft is a grave witch with reasonable rates and extraordinary powers who specializes in revealing the secrets of the dead. But she has her own secrets. She's not human, and her newly discovered heritage is causing havoc for her both in the human realm and in Faerie. Fae can't survive without a tie to Faerie, and now that Alex's true nature has awoken, she's no exception. She must align herself to a court and soon. To retain as much freedom as possible, she makes a deal to track the source

Feb 13, 2016
Great tales from English history. Chaucer to the Glorious Revolution by Lacey, Robert, historian, author

Great tales from English history. Chaucer to the Glorious Revolution

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Feb 11, 2016
Great tales from English history. Cheddar man to the peasant's revolt by Lacey, Robert, historian, author

Great tales from English history. Cheddar man to the peasant's revolt

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Feb 11, 2016
High country bride by Miller, Linda Lael

High country bride

Feb 13, 2016
I am your judge - a novel by Neuhaus, Nele, author.

I am your judge - a novel

Detective Pia Kirchhoff is about to set off on a long-delayed honeymoon, when she receives a phone call. An elderly woman has been shot and killed while walking her dog. A short while later another murder is committed, and the modus operandi is eerily similar: a woman is killed by a bullet that smashes through her kitchen window-and in both cases the same weapon fired the shot. Two more murders follow in short order. None of the victims had enemies, and no one knows why they were singled out.As

Feb 13, 2016
I crawl through it by King, A. S. (Amy Sarig), 1970- author, narrator.

I crawl through it

Four teenagers are on the verge of exploding. The anxieties they face at every turn have nearly pushed them to the point of surrender: senseless high-stakes testing, the lingering damage of past trauma, the buried grief and guilt of tragic loss. They are desperate to cope, but no one is listening.So they will lie, they will split in two, they will turn inside out, they will even build an invisible helicopter to fly themselves far away ... but nothing releases the pressure. Because, as they disco

Feb 11, 2016
In Other Words by Lahiri, Jhumpa.

In Other Words

Jhumpa Lahiri decides to move to Rome with her family, for 'a trial by fire, a sort of baptism' into a new language and world. There, she begins to read, and to write, initially in her journal, solely in Italian. Lahiri investigates the process of learning to express oneself in another language, and describes the journey of a writer seeking a new voice.

Feb 13, 2016
Leonard by Shatner, William.

Leonard

Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner first crossed paths as actors on the set of The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Little did they know that their next roles, in a new science fiction television series, would shape their lives in ways no one could have anticipated. In seventy nine television episodes and six feature films, they grew to know each other more than most friends could ever imagine. As much a biography of Nimoy as a story of their friendship, A uniquely heartfelt book written by one legendary acto

Feb 13, 2016
Loot - a novel by Elkins, Aaron J., author

Loot - a novel

Revere must travel back to the grand cities of Europe to unravel the tangled history of the lost truck and its treasures before fifty years of hatred, greed, and retribution catch up with him.

Feb 11, 2016
Malice at the palace by Bowen, Rhys, author.

Malice at the palace

Lady Georgiana Rannoch won't deny that being 35th in line for the British throne has its advantages. Unfortunately money isn't one of them. And sometimes, making ends meet requires her to investigate a little royal wrongdoing.

Feb 13, 2016
Midnight sun by Nesbo, Jo

Midnight sun

Feb 13, 2016
Murder in the paperback parlor - a book retreat mystery by Adams, Ellery, author.

Murder in the paperback parlor - a book retreat mystery

"With Valentine's Day just around the corner, Jane Steward is organizing a week of activities for fans of love stories at her book-themed resort. But her Regency readers barely have time to brush up on their Jane Austen before tragedy strikes Storyton Hall. Rosamund York, one of the most celebrated authors in attendance, is killed. Rosamund had as many enemies as she did admirers, including envious fellow novelists, a jealous former lover, and dozens of angry fans. It's up to Jane, with the help

Feb 13, 2016
NYPD Red 4 by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

NYPD Red 4

When a glitzy movie premier is the scene of a shocking murder and high-stakes robbery, NYPD Red gets the call. Traversing the city's highs and lows, from celebrity penthouses to the depths of Manhattan's criminal underworld, Zach and Kylie have to find a cold-blooded killer - before he strikes again.

Feb 13, 2016
Remembrance - a mediator novel by Cabot, Meg, author.

Remembrance - a mediator novel

Fifteen years after the release of the first Mediator novel, #1 New York Times bestselling author Meg Cabot returns with a deliciously sexy new entry to a fan-favorite series. Suze Simon-all grown up and engaged to her once-ghostly soulmate-faces a vengeful spirit and an old enemy bent on ending Suze's wedded bliss before it begins.You can take the boy out of the darkness. But you can't take the darkness out of the boy.

Feb 13, 2016
Revenge by Jackson, Lisa, author.

Revenge

Over the years, Jonah McKee acquired vast wealth, power, and an unsavory reputation. Though his fatal car crash is ruled accidental, his widow is convinced otherwise and begs her children to find the truth. Eldest son Max knew his late father could be manipulative, but a letter found among Jonah's possessions shows just how many lives were subject to his meddling. That list includes Max's brother, Jenner, rodeo rider and rebel, who is confronted by a confession that changes his life. But even wh

Feb 13, 2016
Robert B. Parker's Blackjack a novel by Knott, Robert, 1954-

Robert B. Parker's Blackjack a novel

Appaloosa, the hometown of Territorial Marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch, continues to prosper, but with prosperity comes a slew of new trouble: carpetbaggers, gamblers, migrants, peddlers, drifters, thieves, and whores, all boiling in a cauldron of excess and greed. And there's a new menace in town: a wealthy, handsome easterner and the owner of Appaloosa's new casino; Boston Bill Black. Boston Bill is flashy and bigger than life. He's a prankster and a notorious womanizer, and with eight

Feb 13, 2016
Salt to the sea by Sepetys, Ruta.

Salt to the sea

"As World War II draws to a close, refugees try to escape the war's final dangers, only to find themselves aboard a ship with a target on its hull"--

Feb 13, 2016
Star wars - the force awakens by Foster, Alan Dean, 1946-, author

Star wars - the force awakens

The highly anticipated blockbuster film directed by J. J. Abrams, hitting theaters in December 2015.

Feb 13, 2016
The animals - a novel by Kiefer, Christian, 1971- author.

The animals - a novel

Bill Reed manages a wildlife sanctuary in rural Idaho, caring for injured animals--raptors, a wolf, and his beloved bear, Majer, among them--that are unable to survive in the wild. Seemingly rid of his troubled past, Bill hopes to marry the local veterinarian and live a quiet life together, the promise of which is threatened when a childhood friend is released from prison. Suddenly forced to confront the secrets of his criminal youth, Bill battles fiercely to preserve the shelter that protects t

Feb 11, 2016
The friends we keep by Mallery, Susan.

The friends we keep

After five years as a stay at home mom, Gabby Schaefer can't wait to return to work. Oh, to use the bathroom in peace! No twins clamoring at the door, no husband barging in, no stepdaughter throwing a tantrum. When her plans are derailed by some shocking news and her husband's crushing expectations, Gabby must fight for the right to have a life of her own.

Feb 13, 2016
The High Mountains of Portugal by Martel, Yann.

The High Mountains of Portugal

In Lisbon in 1904, a young man named Tomas discovers an old journal. It hints at the existence of an extraordinary artifact that, if he can find it, would redefine history. Traveling in one of Europe's earliest automobiles, he sets out in search of this strange treasure. Thirty-five years later, a Portuguese pathologist devoted to the murder mysteries of Agatha Christie finds himself at the center of a mystery of his own and drawn into the consequences of Tomas's quest.

Feb 13, 2016
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy - the quandary phase by

The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy - the quandary phase

The Earth has miraculously reappeared and, even more miraculously, Arthur Dent has found it. Returning to his cottage after ages, he falls in love with the girl of his dreams. But Ford Prefect is on to something which might well burst Arthur's bubble. There is, after all, something very fishy about his girlfriend's feet, and what has happened to the dolphins? Perhaps, at last, all will be revealed in God's Last Message to His Creation ...

Feb 11, 2016
The Industries of the Future by Ross, Alec.

The Industries of the Future

Leading innovation expert Alec Ross explains what's next for the world, mapping out the advances and stumbling blocks that will emerge in the next ten years for businesses, governments, and the global community and how we can navigate them. While Alec Ross was working as Hillary Clinton's Senior Advisor on Innovation, he traveled to forty-one countries. He visited some of the toughest places in the world from refugee camps of Congo to Syrian war zones. From phone-charger stands in eastern Congo

Feb 13, 2016
The Little Red Chairs by O'Brien, Edna.

The Little Red Chairs

A woman discovers that the foreigner she thinks will redeem her life is a notorious war criminal. Vlad, a stranger from Eastern Europe masquerading as a healer, settles in a small Irish village where the locals fall under his spell. One woman, Fidelma McBride, becomes so enamored that she begs him for a child. All of that world is shattered when Vlad is arrested, and his identity as a war criminal is revealed. Fidelma, disgraced, flees to England and seeks work among the other migrants displaced

Feb 13, 2016
The new Jim Crow - mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness by Alexander, Michelle. author

The new Jim Crow - mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness

Argues that the War on Drugs and policies that deny convicted felons equal access to employment, housing, education, and public benefits create a permanent under caste based largely on race.

Feb 11, 2016
The Other Side of Silence by Kerr, Philip.

The Other Side of Silence

Feb 13, 2016
The swans of Fifth Avenue a novel by Benjamin, Melanie, 1962-

The swans of Fifth Avenue a novel

From the bestselling author of "The Aviator's Wife" comes an enthralling new novel about Truman Capote's scandalous, headline-making, and heart-wrenching friendship with Babe Paley and New York's society swans of the 1950s. Replete with gossip, scandal, betrayal, and a vibrant cast of real-life supporting characters, readers will be seduced by this startling new look at the infamous society swans. Print run 100,000.

Feb 8, 2016
The wolves by Berenson, Alex, author

The wolves

John Wells has just barely managed to stop an operation designed to drive the United States and Iran into war, but the instigator himself disappeared behind an impenetrable war of security. Now it's time for him to pay, and Wells has made it his personal mission. There are plenty of crosscurrents at work, though. The White House doesn't want anybody stirring the pot; his old CIA bosses have their own agendas; other countries are starting to sniff around, sensing something unusual. It is when Rus

Feb 13, 2016
Thin ice - a novel by Hannon, Irene. author

Thin ice - a novel

FBI Special Agent Lance McGregor, a former Delta Force operator, is assigned to the case when Christy Reed receives mail claiming her sister is still alive. She believed Ginny died in a house fire, so if she is still alive, who is the woman buried in her grave and is Christy a pawn or a target?

Feb 11, 2016
Warriors of the storm - a novel by Cornwell, Bernard, author.

Warriors of the storm - a novel

A fragile peace reigns in Wessex, Mercia and East Anglia. King Alfred's son Edward and formidable daughter, Aethelflaed, rule the kingdoms. But all around the restless Northmen, eyeing the rich lands and wealthy churches, are mounting raids. Uhtred of Bebbanburg, the kingdoms' greatest warrior, controls northern Mercia from the strongly fortified city of Chester. But forces are gathering against him. Northmen allied to the Irish, led by the fierce warrior Ragnall Ivarson, are soon joined by the

Feb 13, 2016
Wedding cake murder by Fluke, Joanne

Wedding cake murder

Feb 13, 2016
When Breath Becomes Air by Kalanithi, Paul.

When Breath Becomes Air

At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next he was a patient struggling to live. Just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated. When Breath Becomes Air, which features a Foreword by Dr. Abraham Verghese and an Epilogue by Kalanithi's wife, Lucy, chronicles Kalanithi's transformation from a na

Feb 8, 2016
When love returns - a novel by Sawyer, Kim Vogel, author

When love returns - a novel

When Suzanne returns to the Old Order Mennonite community from which she was sent away as a pregnant teenager, she rebuilds relationships with family and the father of her biological daughter, while her adopted daughter seeks out her own birth parents.

Feb 11, 2016