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Never turn your back on an angus cow my life as a country vet by Pol, Jan, 1942-

Never turn your back on an angus cow my life as a country vet

Dr. Jan Pol is not your typical veterinarian. Born and raised in the Netherlands on a dairy farm, he is the star of Nat Geo Wild's hit show The Incredible Dr. Pol and has been treating animals in rural Michigan since the 1970s. Dr. Pol shares his amusing, and often poignant, tales from his four decades as a vet in rural Michigan.

Oct 16, 2014
Margaret Fuller - a new American life by Marshall, Megan.

Margaret Fuller - a new American life

Explores the life and career of the 19th-century American journalist, intellectual, and advocate of personal liberation.

Oct 16, 2014
The roving party by Wilson, Rohan, author.

The roving party

1829, Tasmania. John Batman, ruthless, single-minded; four convicts, the youngest still only a stripling; Gould, a downtrodden farmhand; two free black trackers; and powerful, educated Black Bill, brought up from childhood as a white man. This is the roving party and their purpose is massacre. With promises of freedom, land grants and money, each is willing to risk his life for the prize. Passing over many miles of tortured country, the roving party searches for Aborigines, taking few prisoners

Oct 16, 2014
Torn away by Brown, Jennifer, 1972- author.

Torn away

Born and raised in the Midwest, Jersey Cameron knows all about tornadoes--or so she thinks. When her town is devastated by a twister, Jersey survives but loses her mother, her young sister, and her home. As she struggles to overcome her grief, she's sent to live with her only surviving relatives: first her biological father, then her estranged grandparents. In an unfamiliar place, Jersey faces a reality she's never considered before--one in which her mother wasn't perfect and neither were her gr

Oct 16, 2014
The way forward - renewing the American idea by Ryan, Paul, 1970- author.

The way forward - renewing the American idea

Challenging conventional thinking, outlining Ryan's political vision for 2014 and beyond, and showing how essential conservatism is for the future of the nation. Beginning with a careful analysis of the 2012 election, including a look at the challenge the GOP had in reaching a majority of voters and the prevalence of identity politics, Ryan examines the state of the Republican party and dissects its challenges going forward.

Oct 16, 2014
Leaving the Atocha Station - a novel by Lerner, Ben, 1979-

Leaving the Atocha Station - a novel

Adam Gordon is a brilliant young American poet on a prestigious fellowship in Madrid, struggling to establish his sense of self and his relationship to art. Instead of following the dictates of his fellowship, Adam's research becomes a meditation on the possibility of the genuine in the arts and beyond. A witness to the 2004 Madrid train bombings and their aftermath, does he participate in historic events or merely watch them pass him by?

Oct 16, 2014
The invisible bridge - the fall of Nixon and the rise of Reagan by Perlstein, Rick, 1969- author.

The invisible bridge - the fall of Nixon and the rise of Reagan

A portrait of America during the tumultuous political and economic times of the 170s. Americans began to think of their nation in a new way; as one more nation among nations, no more providential than any other. Successful politicians would be those who followed this belief. Not Ronald Reagan. He was inventing a new conservative political culture still in force today. The question posted here: what does it mean to believe in America? To wave a flag, or to reject the glibness of the flag wavers?

Oct 16, 2014
How to succeed in congress without really lying by Capitol Steps (Comedy troupe)

How to succeed in congress without really lying

Oct 16, 2014
Egg and spoon by Maguire, Gregory, author.

Egg and spoon

Elena lives in the poor Russian countryside. Her father is dead and her brothers have been forced into the Tsar's army. Her mother is dying, and there is no food. But then a train arrives carrying untold wealth, a cornucopia of food, and a noble family; a family that includes Ekaterina, a girl of Elena's age. When the two girls meet, an adventure is set in motion that includes mistaken identity, a monk locked in a tower, a prince traveling incognito, and Baba Yaga, the witch of Russian folklore.

Oct 16, 2014
A discourse in steel - a tale of Egil and Nix by Kemp, Paul S. (Paul Stuart)

A discourse in steel - a tale of Egil and Nix

So here's the plan: kill the demon, steal the treasure, retire to a life of luxury. It sounds easy when put like that. Most unfortunately for warrior-priest Egil and sneak thief Nix, however, when the demon they kill turns out to have worshippers in high places, retirement is not an option.

Oct 16, 2014
The broken eye. Part 1 of 3 [GraphicAudio Full Cast] by Weeks, Brent, author.

The broken eye. Part 1 of 3 [GraphicAudio Full Cast]

As the old gods awaken and satrapies splinter, the Chromeria races to find its lost Prism, the only man who may be able to stop catastrophe. But Gavin Guile is enslaved on a pirate galley. Worse, Gavin no longer has the one thing that defined him - the ability to draft. Without the protection of his father, Kip Guile will have to face a master of shadows alone as his grandfather moves to choose a new Prism and put himself in power.

Oct 16, 2014
The black-eyed blonde - a Philip Marlowe novel by Black, Benjamin, 1945-

The black-eyed blonde - a Philip Marlowe novel

It is the early 1950s, Marlowe is as restless and lonely as ever, and business is a little slow. Then a new client is shown in: young, beautiful, and expensively dressed, she wants Marlowe to find her former lover, a man named Nico Peterson. Marlowe sets off on his search, but almost immediately discovers that Peterson's disappearance is merely the first in a series of bewildering events. Soon he is tangling with one of Bay City's richest families and developing a singular appreciation for how f

Oct 16, 2014
Assassins by LaHaye, Tim F., author.

Assassins

Tribulation Force members Rayford Steele and Buck Williams plan to dethrone Nicolae Carpathia and expose him as the Antichrist. But will Carpathia survive?

Oct 16, 2014
Apollyon - The Destroyer Is Unleashed by LaHaye, Tim F., author.

Apollyon - The Destroyer Is Unleashed

As the Tribulation Force journeys to Israel for the Meeting of Witnesses, Satan falls from Heaven, rips open a pit to Hell, and releases Apollyon and his plague of locusts intent on torturing the unsaved.

Oct 16, 2014
Station eleven by Mandel, Emily St. John, 1979-

Station eleven

"An audacious, darkly glittering novel about art, fame, and ambition set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, from the author of three highly acclaimed previous novels. One snowy night a famous Hollywood actor slumps over and dies onstage during a production of King Lear. Hours later, the world as we know it begins to dissolve. Moving back and forth in time-from the actor's early days as a film star to fifteen years in the future, when a theater troupe known as the Traveling Symphony ro

Oct 17, 2014
The young elites by Lu, Marie, 1984-

The young elites

Adelina Amouteru is a survivor of the blood fever. A decade ago, the deadly illness swept through her nation. Most of the infected perished, while many of the children who survived were left with strange markings. Adelina's black hair turned silver, her lashes went pale, and now she has only a jagged scar where her left eye once was. Her cruel father believes she is a malfetto, an abomination, ruining their family's good name and standing in the way of their fortune. But some of the fever's surv

Oct 17, 2014
Mr. Miracle - a Christmas novel by Macomber, Debbie.

Mr. Miracle - a Christmas novel

"Harry Mills is a guardian angel on a mission: help twenty-four-year-old Addie Folsom get her life back on track--and, if the right moment strikes, help her find love. Posing as a teacher at a local college in Tacoma, Washington, Harry is up to the task, but not even he can predict the surprises that lay in store. After trying to make it on her own, Addie has returned home to Tacoma for the holidays, but this time she plans to stay for good, enrolling in the local community college to earn her d

Oct 17, 2014
The good spy - the life and death of Robert Ames by Bird, Kai.

The good spy - the life and death of Robert Ames

Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird's compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history - a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West.

Oct 17, 2014
So long, and thanks for all the fish by Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001.

So long, and thanks for all the fish

Further adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and the all new voidoid gang upon returning to Earth after eight years of crazed wanderings around the galaxy in this science fiction spoof which continues "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe."

Oct 17, 2014
Dark blood by Feehan, Christine.

Dark blood

"Zev Hunter was an elite warrior, a dark-blood dealer of death to rogue Lycans who preyed on mankind. He was a loner, never given to personal attachments, and damned fierce at his job. But Zev begins to question his past and his purpose when he awakens in the darkness of the sacred cave of warriors--and is soothed back to consciousness by the sensuously familiar voice of one woman, the woman who has haunted his fantasies for centuries. She was Branislava, member of the Dragonseeker clan. For thi

Oct 17, 2014
Lila - a novel by Robinson, Marilynne.

Lila - a novel

Lila, homeless and alone, steps inside a small-town Iowa church and ignites a romance and a debate that will reshape her life. She becomes the wife of a minister, John Ames, and begins a new existence. Neglected as a toddler, Lila was rescued by Doll, a young drifter, and brought up by her in a hardscrabble childhood. When Lila arrives in Gilead, she struggles to reconcile their days of hardship with the gentle Christian worldview of her husband which paradoxically judges those she loves.

Oct 20, 2014
The map of heaven - how science, religion, and ordinary people are proving the afterlife by Alexander, Eben.

The map of heaven - how science, religion, and ordinary people are proving the afterlife

Eben Alexander teams up with the sages of times past, modern scientists, and with ordinary people who have had profound spiritual experiences to show the reality of heaven and true identities as spiritual beings. explores humankind's spiritual history and the birth of modern science in the seventeenth century, showing how people forgot, and are now at last remembering, who they really are and what their true destiny really is.

Oct 20, 2014
Messenger of fear by Grant, Michael, 1954- author.

Messenger of fear

Mara wakes in a field of dead grass, a heavy mist pressing down on her. She is terrified, afraid that she is dead. Then a beautiful young man dressed in black appears. He calls himself Messenger of Fear. This boy is able to move effortlessly through space and time. He also sees the darkness in human hearts. He sees the evils done: the destructive lies, the cruelty, the bullying, the violence. And if the world does not bring justice to those who do evil, he will.

Oct 20, 2014
Nora Webster - a novel by Tóibín, Colm, 1955-

Nora Webster - a novel

Widowed at forty, with four children and not enough money, Nora has lost the love of her life, Maurice, the man who rescued her from the stifling world to which she was born. And now she fears she may be drawn back into it. Wounded, strong-willed, clinging to secrecy in a tiny community where everyone knows your business, Nora is drowning in her own sorrow and blind to the suffering of her young sons, who have lost their father. Yet she has moments of stunning empathy and kindness.

Oct 20, 2014
Ruin and rising by Bardugo, Leigh, author.

Ruin and rising

The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Now the nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. Hidden away, a weakened Alina must submit to the dubious protection of the Apparat and zealots who worship her as a Saint. Yet her plans lie elsewhere, with the hunt for the elusive firebird and the hope that an outlaw prince still survives.

Oct 20, 2014
You can, you will - 8 undeniable qualities of a winner by Osteen, Joel.

You can, you will - 8 undeniable qualities of a winner

Joel Osteen focuses on the irrefutable traits and attributes of highly successful people. These personal qualities are tested through the ages and all types of circumstances. These practical principles guide the lives of champions. The eight qualities are: Create bold visions, Run your own race, Think positively, Expect good things to happen, Stay passionate, Commit to excellence, Keep growing, and Serve others.

Oct 20, 2014
The innovators - how a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution by Isaacson, Walter.

The innovators - how a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution

The computer and the Internet are among the most important inventions of our era, but few people know who created them. Most innovations of the digital age were made collaboratively. There were a lot of fascinating people involved, some ingenious and a few even geniuses. This is the story of these pioneers, hackers, and entrepreneurs, how their minds worked and what made them so creative. It's also a narrative of how their ability to work as teams made them even more creative.

Oct 20, 2014
Burn by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Burn

Back home in New York, Detective Michael Bennett investigates a burnt body left where a strange party had been held in a condemned building.

Oct 20, 2014
Life drawing by Black, Robin

Life drawing

Oct 20, 2014
The Christmas wedding ring by Mallery, Susan, author.

The Christmas wedding ring

In her youth, Molly couldn't help crushing on Dylan, even though he was with her older sister. When they broke up, he said goodbye to Molly as well. Years later, dumped by her fiance, she waltzes back into his life, grown-up and gorgeous, and stuns him. A guarded Dylan always had a weakness for Molly, so why not whisk her away for some fun? Laughter and kisses are changing Molly's life for good, but when he discovers the secret she's been keeping, she may lose him again. This time forever.

Oct 22, 2014
The groom says yes by Maxwell, Cathy, author.

The groom says yes

Sabrina Davidson, dutiful daughter, avowed spinster, thought she2d secured a place for herself in Aberfeldy society. And then her hard-earned acceptance of her fate is challenged by the arrival of Cormac Enright, earl of Ballin, trained physician, soldier of fortune, and convicted felon.

Oct 22, 2014
The river by Lewis, Beverly, 1949-

The river

When two sisters return home for a visit after leaving the Amish world, both are troubled by the secrets--and the people--they left behind.

Oct 22, 2014
Redeemed by Cast, P. C., author.

Redeemed

Neferet has finally made herself known to mortals. A Dark Goddess is loose on Tulsa and the world. No single vampyre is strong enough to vanquish her; unless that creature has the power to summon the elements as well as the ability to wield Old Magick. Only Zoey Redbird is heir to such power, but because of the consequences of using Old Magick, she is unable to help. Find out who will win and who will lose in this epic battle of Light versus Darkness.

Oct 22, 2014
Special deluxe - a memoir of life & cars by Young, Neil, 1945-

Special deluxe - a memoir of life & cars

Oct 22, 2014
The rise & fall of great powers - a novel by Rachman, Tom, author.

The rise & fall of great powers - a novel

"Tooly Zylberberg, the American owner of an isolated bookshop in the Welsh countryside, conducts a life full of reading, but with few human beings. Books are safer than people, who might ask awkward questions about her life. She prefers never to mention the strange events of her youth, which mystify and worry her still. Taken from home as a girl, Tooly found herself spirited away by a group of seductive outsiders, implicated in capers from Asia to Europe to the United States. But who were her ab

Oct 22, 2014
The paying guests by Waters, Sarah, 1966-

The paying guests

It is 1922, and London is tense. Ex-servicemen are disillusioned, the out-of-work and the hungry are demanding change. And in South London, in a genteel Camberwell villa, a large silent house now bereft of brothers, husband and even servants, life is about to be transformed, as impoverished widow Mrs Wray and her spinster daughter, Frances, are obliged to take in lodgers.

Oct 22, 2014
Not that kind of girl - a young woman tells you what she's "learned" by Dunham, Lena, 1986-

Not that kind of girl - a young woman tells you what she's "learned"

Oct 22, 2014
Leaving time a novel by Picoult, Jodi, 1966-

Leaving time a novel

" For more than a decade, Jenna Metcalf has never stopped thinking about her mother, Alice, who mysteriously disappeared in the wake of a tragic accident. Refusing to believe that she would be abandoned as a young child, Jenna searches for her mother regularly online and pores over the pages of Alice's old journals. A scientist who studied grief among elephants, Alice wrote mostly of her research among the animals she loved, yet Jenna hopes the entries will provide a clue to her mother's whereab

Oct 22, 2014
The family Romanov - murder, rebellion, and the fall of imperial Russia by Fleming, Candace, author.

The family Romanov - murder, rebellion, and the fall of imperial Russia

Here is the riveting story of the Russian Revolution as it unfolded. When Russia's last tsar, Nicholas II, inherited the throne in 1894, he was unprepared to do so. With their four daughters (including Anastasia) and only son, a hemophiliac, Nicholas and his reclusive wife, Alexandra, buried their heads in the sand, living a life of opulence as World War I raged outside their door and political unrest grew.

Oct 22, 2014
2 a.m. at the Cat's Pajamas - [a novel] by Bertino, Marie-Helene, author.

2 a.m. at the Cat's Pajamas - [a novel]

"Madeleine Altimari is a smart-mouthed, rebellious nine-year-old who also happens to be an aspiring jazz singer. Still mourning the recent death of her mother, and caring for her grief-stricken father, she doesn't realize that on the eve of Christmas Eve she is about to have the most extraordinary day--and night--of her life. After bravely facing down mean-spirited classmates and rejection at school, Madeleine doggedly searches for Philadelphia's legendary jazz club The Cat's Pajamas, where she'

Oct 22, 2014
Thirteen days in September - Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David by Wright, Lawrence, 1947-

Thirteen days in September - Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David

A day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter convinced Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat to sign a peace treaty; the first treaty in the modern Middle East, which endures to this day. With his insight into the Middle East and his acclaimed journalistic skill, Lawrence Wright takes us through each of the thirteen days of the Camp David conference, delving deeply into the issues and enmities between the two nations.

Oct 22, 2014
French pastry murder - a Lucy Stone mystery by Meier, Leslie, author.

French pastry murder - a Lucy Stone mystery

Tinker's Cove is abuzz with excitement when Norah, the queen of daytime TV, comes to town and selects Lucy and her pals to be featured in her 'Women Who Make a Difference' episode. In recognition for their charitable work, the ladies and their husbands are awarded a dream vacation in Paris, complete with classes at Le Cooking School with renowned pastry chef Larry Bruneau. But their bon voyage is cut short when Lucy discovers the chef in a pool of blood on the second day of class.

Oct 22, 2014
A moment in time by Peterson, Tracie.

A moment in time

With so many obstacles in her path, will Alice Chesterfield find sanctuary in her new life on the 1890s Texas frontier--and a chance at love?

Oct 22, 2014
I'll give you the sun by Nelson, Jandy, author.

I'll give you the sun

Jude and her brother, Noah, are incredibly close twins. At thirteen, isolated Noah draws constantly and is falling in love with the charismatic boy next door, while daredevil Jude surfs and cliff-dives and wears red-red lipstick and does the talking for both of them. But three years later, Jude and Noah are barely speaking.

Oct 22, 2014
World order by Kissinger, Henry, 1923-

World order

Grounded in Henry Kissinger's deep study of history and experience as national security advisor and secretary of state, he guides readers on a tour of the globe. It examines the events and ideas that formed the historic concepts of order, their manifestations in contemporary controversies, and the ways in which they might ultimately be reconciled. Provocative and articulate, blending historical insight with prognostication.

Oct 22, 2014
The wolf strain by Brand, Max, 1892-1944, author.

The wolf strain

"Gallows Gamble" finds Jack Sherry and his partner, Bill Garvin, herding cattle across the border in the hope of recovering from debt and starting over. Framed by means of stolen money, Sherry is incapcitated by a bullet in the back, while Garvin is sentenced to hang.

Oct 22, 2014
The children act - a novel by McEwan, Ian, author.

The children act - a novel

London High Court Judge Fiona Maye presides over a sensitive case involving a family of Jehovah's Witnesses who won't allow their seventeen-year-old son to get a lifesaving blood transfusion because it conflicts with their religious beliefs. Meanwhile, Fiona's husband, Jack, has just left home, and she begins to feel the pressures of both resolving the case and saving her crumbling marriage.

Oct 22, 2014
The Darling Dahlias and the silver dollar bush by Albert, Susan Wittig, author.

The Darling Dahlias and the silver dollar bush

It's the spring of 1933 and times are tough all over. The only businessman not struggling is moonshiner Mickey LeDoux, though he still has to steer clear of federal agents. But banks are closing all over the country, and the small town of Darling is no exception. Folks are suddenly caught short on cash and everyone is in a panic. Desperate to avoid disaster, several town leaders--including Alvin Duffy, the bank's new vice president--hatch a plan to print Darling Dollars on newspaperman Charlie D

Oct 22, 2014
Vengeance in death by Robb, J. D., 1950-

Vengeance in death

Always a step ahead of the police, a sadistic and insanely genius killer taunts detectives with riddles about his next move. But when a riddle involves Eve's new husband, things get personal.

Oct 22, 2014
UnPHILtered - the way I see it by Robertson, Phil, 1946-

UnPHILtered - the way I see it

Phil Robertson shares his views on faith, and how it has totally changed his way of life and how he treats others. His family and how he raised his kids and is raising grandkids while teaching them the life principles he lives by. Ducks and the business principles that started the Duck Commander Empire. Marriage, including what he's learned from his own marriage; and of course, his opinions on controversial topics like gun control, taxes, prayer in school, and the government.

Oct 22, 2014
Gray Mountain - a novel by Grisham, John, author.

Gray Mountain - a novel

"The Great Recession of 2008 left many young professionals out of work. Promising careers were suddenly ended as banks, hedge funds, and law firms engaged in mass lay-offs and brutal belt tightening. Samantha Kofer was a third year associate at Scully & Pershing, New York City's largest law firm. Two weeks after Lehman Brothers collapsed, she lost her job, her security, and her future. A week later she was working as an unpaid intern in a legal aid clinic deep in small town Appalachia. There, fo

Oct 22, 2014
Food - a love story by Gaffigan, Jim, author, narrator.

Food - a love story

"What are my qualifications to write this book? None really. So why should you read it? Here's why: I'm a little fat. If a thin guy were to write about a love of food and eating I'd highly recommend that you do not read his book." Bacon. McDonalds. Cinnabon. Hot Pockets. Kale. Stand-up comedian and author Jim Gaffigan has made his career rhapsodizing over the most treasured dishes of the American diet ("choking on bacon is like getting murdered by your lover") and decrying the worst offenders ("

Oct 22, 2014
Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead - Descent by Bonansinga, Jay R., author.

Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead - Descent

The latest novel in the Walking Dead saga, Kirkman and Bonansinga team up again to take readers back into the Walking Dead universe.

Oct 22, 2014
The girl next door - a novel by Rendell, Ruth, 1930-, author.

The girl next door - a novel

In the waning months of the second World War, a group of children discover an earthen tunnel in their neighborhood outside London. Throughout the summer of 1944, until one father forbids it, the subterranean space becomes their secret garden, where the friends play games and tell stories. Six decades later, beneath a house on the same land, construction workers uncover a tin box containing two skeletal hands, one male and one female.

Oct 22, 2014
Seventh grave and no body by Jones, Darynda, author.

Seventh grave and no body

Twelve of the deadliest beasts ever forged in the fires of hell have escaped onto our plane, and they want nothing more than to rip out the jugular of Charley Davidson and serve her lifeless, mangled body to Satan for dinner. So there's that. But Charley's father has disappeared, and the more she retraces his last steps, the more she learns he was conducting an investigation of his own, one that has Charley questioning everything she's ever known about him.

Oct 22, 2014
A long way home - a memoir by Brierley, Saroo, author.

A long way home - a memoir

When Saroo Brierley used Google Earth to find his long-lost home town half a world away, he made global headlines. Saroo had become lost on a train in India at the age of five. Not knowing the name of his family or where he was from, he survived for weeks on the streets of Kolkata, before being taken into an orphanage and adopted by a couple in Australia. Despite being happy in his new family, Saroo always wondered about his origins. He spent hours staring at the map of India on his bedroom wall

Oct 22, 2014
How great leaders think - the art of reframing by Bolman, Lee G., author.

How great leaders think - the art of reframing

The key to better leadership is better thinking. Leaders who can reframe a situation or a challenge by looking at it from multiple perspectives are able to achieve a clearer view of what's going on around them and understand what they need to do to achieve the results they want. Our summary of How Great Leaders Think : The Art of Reframing, by Lee G. Bolman and Terrence E. Deal, explains how to improve your ability to see more and do more by understanding four major dimensions of organizational

Oct 22, 2014
The 27 challenges managers face - step-by-step solutions to (nearly) all of your management problems by Tulgan, Bruce, author.

The 27 challenges managers face - step-by-step solutions to (nearly) all of your management problems

For more than 20 years, management expert Bruce Tulgan has been asking, "What are the most difficult challenges you face when it comes to managing people?" Regardless of industry or job title, managers cite the same core issues: the superstar whom the manager is afraid of losing, the slacker whom the manager cannot figure out how to motivate, the one with an attitude problem, and the two who cannot get along, to name just a few. In our summary of The 27 Challenges Managers Face, Tulgan explains

Oct 22, 2014
Pegasus - a novel by Steel, Danielle.

Pegasus - a novel

"Late 1930's Germany: Best friends Alex von Hemmerle and Nicolas von Bingen, titled childhood friends with neighboring estates, are witnessing the rise of Nazism when Nick's father reveals the long-buried secret of his son's partial Jewish ancestry. Warned by highly placed friends to flee, the only treasures Nick and his sons can take are two dazzling Lipizzaner horses, gifts from Alex. These powerful and majestic creatures become their ticket to a new life waiting across the ocean-one in which

Oct 22, 2014
Deadline by Sandford, John, 1944 February 23- author.

Deadline

In Southeast Minnesota, a school board meeting is coming to an end. The board chairman announces that the rest of the meeting will be closed, due to personnel issues. The proposal up for a vote before them is whether to authorize the killing of a local reporter. The vote is favorable. Meanwhile, Virgil Flowers is helping out a friend, when he gets a call from Lucas Davenport. A murdered body has been found, and the victim is a local reporter.

Oct 22, 2014
Winter street - a novel by Hilderbrand, Elin, author.

Winter street - a novel

Colin Quinn owns a Bed and Breakfast on Nantucket and is a proud father of four. As Christmas approaches, Conor and his wife Mitzi anticipate a wonderful family reunion. But when Bart, the golden child announces that he has joined the Marines and is leaving for Afghanistan two days before Christmas, Mitzi is so distressed that she confesses to having an affair with a long-time guest at the Inn. As more secrets unravel and chaos ensues, it's up to their daughter Ava to piece together the holiday.

Oct 22, 2014
Sidney Sheldon's Chasing tomorrow by Bagshawe, Tilly.

Sidney Sheldon's Chasing tomorrow

Tracy Whitney never wanted to settle down. Responsible for some of the world's most astounding heists with her brilliant, charming partner Jeff Stevens, she's enjoyed the danger and relished the intensity of life on the wild side. But she's had enough of conning the rich and corrupt out of their ill-gotten fortunes. The one thing that would make her life complete now is marriage and a child with Jeff. But first, Tracy must finish one last job.

Oct 22, 2014
Confessions - the Paris mysteries by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Confessions - the Paris mysteries

After investigating multiple homicides and her family's decades-old skeletons in the closet, Tandy Angel is finally reunited with her lost love in Paris. But as he grows increasingly distant, Tandy is confronted with disturbing questions about him, as well as what really happened to her long-dead sister. With no longer any way to tell whom in her life she can trust, how will Tandy ever get to the bottom of the countless secrets her parents kept from her?

Oct 22, 2014
A love undone - an Amish novel of shattered dreams and God's unfailing grace by Woodsmall, Cindy.

A love undone - an Amish novel of shattered dreams and God's unfailing grace

At nineteen years old, Old Order Amish Jolene Keim was on the brink of happily-ever-after when everything changed, stealing the future she expected and burdening her with an unbearable decision. For the next ten years, Jolene throws herself into family life--and then she meets Andy Fisher. The horse trainer and father to a sweet nine year-old challenges her and holds up a mirror to issues Jolene has been unwilling to face. Andy is cautious about his deepening friendship with Jolene, but he belie

Oct 22, 2014
Revealed by Haddix, Margaret Peterson, author.

Revealed

After returning the missing children from history to their original time periods, thirteen-year-old Jonah must save time itself when aviator Charles Lindbergh mysteriously appears and kidnaps Jonah's sister.

Oct 22, 2014
Paris match by Woods, Stuart.

Paris match

Stone Barrington has returned to Paris to attend to some business concerns, and finds himself embroiled in high-stakes trouble on both sides of the pond. An old enemy is still in hot pursuit, and this time he has a powerful local person on his side: a man with his own ax to grind against Stone. And back in the United States, the rumor mill threatens to derail a project of vital importance not just to Stone but to the nation. Never before has Stone faced threats from so many directions at once.

Oct 22, 2014
10-04 - a novel by Lerner, Ben, 1979-, author.

10-04 - a novel

In the last year, the narrator of 10:04 has enjoyed unexpected literary success, has been diagnosed with a potentially fatal heart condition, and has been asked by his best friend to help her conceive a child, despite his dating a rising star in the visual arts. In a New York of increasingly frequent super storms and political unrest, he must reckon with his biological mortality, the possibility of a literary afterlife, and the prospect of unconventional fatherhood.

Oct 22, 2014
The broken eye. Part 2 of 3 [GraphicAudio Full Cast] by Weeks, Brent, author.

The broken eye. Part 2 of 3 [GraphicAudio Full Cast]

As the old gods awaken and satrapies splinter, the Chromeria races to find its lost Prism, the only man who may be able to stop catastrophe. But Gavin Guile is enslaved on a pirate galley. Worse, Gavin no longer has the one thing that defined him, the ability to draft. Without the protection of his father, Kip Guile will have to face a master of shadows alone as his grandfather moves to choose a new Prism and put himself in power.

Oct 22, 2014
Blood magick by Roberts, Nora, author.

Blood magick

"County Mayo is rich in the traditions of Ireland, legends that Branna O'Dwyer fully embraces in her life and in her work as the proprietor of The Dark Witch shop, which carries soaps, lotions, and candles for tourists, made with Branna's special touch. Branna's strength and selflessness hold together a close circle of friends and family--along with their horses and hawks and her beloved hound. But there's a single missing link in the chain of her life: love... She had it once--for a moment--wit

Oct 22, 2014
Physics for poets by Kouzes, Richard.

Physics for poets

The thought of exploring the sciences can be daunting, and this is especially true with regard to physics. But many of thee most significant principles of physics can be understood in easy-to-understand terms. In these engaging lectures, Kouzes examines the history of physics and delves into the principles such as the laws of motion, energy, thermodynamics, and electromagnetism. Building on these, Kouzes guides listeners to a better understanding of more complex applications and the ways of phys

Oct 22, 2014
Raging heat by Castle, Richard, author.

Raging heat

An illegal immigrant falls from the sky and NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat's investigation into his death quickly captures the imagination of her boyfriend, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jameson Rook. When he decides to work the case with Heat as his next big story, Nikki is at first happy to have him ride along. But when Rook's inquiry concludes that Detective Heat has arrested the wrong man for the murder, everything changes.

Oct 22, 2014
Through the deep waters - a novel by Sawyer, Kim Vogel.

Through the deep waters - a novel

Born to an unloving prostitute in a popular Chicago brothel, timid seventeen-year-old Dinah Hubley was raised amidst the secrets held in every dark, grimy room of her home. Anxious to escape, Dinah pursues her dream of becoming a Harvey Girl, waiting tables along the railroad in an upscale hotel. But when she finds out she isn't old enough, her only option is to accept a job as a chambermaid at the Clifton Hotel in Florence, Kansas. Eager to put everything behind her, Dinah feels more worthless

Oct 22, 2014
Shopaholic to the stars a novel by Kinsella, Sophie.

Shopaholic to the stars a novel

"Becky Brandon (ne´e Bloomwood) newly arrived in Hollywood and starry-eyed. She and her two-year-old daughter, Minnie, have relocated to L.A. to join Becky's husband, Luke, who is there to handle PR for famous actress Sage Seymour. Becky can't wait to start living the A-list lifestyle, complete with celebrity sightings, yoga retreats, and shopping trips to Rodeo Drive. But she really hopes to become a personal stylist--Sage's personal stylist--if only Luke would set up an introduction. Then, une

Oct 22, 2014
The Perfectionists by Shepard, Sara, 1977-, author.

The Perfectionists

In Beacon Heights, Washington, five girls are framed for a murder they didn't commit.

Oct 22, 2014
Not my father's son - a memoir by Cumming, Alan, author, narrator.

Not my father's son - a memoir

In his unique and engaging voice, the acclaimed actor of stage and screen shares the emotional story of his complicated relationship with his father and the deeply buried family secrets that shaped his life and career.

Oct 22, 2014
A new darkness by Delaney, Joseph, 1945- author.

A new darkness

Tom Ward is the spook, the one person who can defend the county from bloodthirsty creatures of the dark. But he's only seventeen, and his apprenticeship was cut short when his master died in battle. No one trusts Tom's skill, not till he's proven himself. And a fifteen-year-old girl named Jenny knows more about the three mysterious deaths in the county than Tom does. She is a seventh daughter of a seventh daughter, and she wants to be Tom's first apprentice--even though a female spook is unheard

Oct 22, 2014
Neil Armstrong - a life of flight by Barbree, Jay, author.

Neil Armstrong - a life of flight

The inside story of Neil Armstrong from the time he flew combat missions in the Korean War, to when he saved his Gemini 8 by flying the first emergency return from Earth orbit, to when he flew Apollo 11 to the moon's Sea of Tranquility. Through his friendship with Armstrong and his dedicated research, Jay Barbree brings us the most accurate account of his friend's life, the book he and the famed astronaut planned together for twenty years.

Oct 22, 2014
Ways of the dead by Tucker, Neely

Ways of the dead

Oct 22, 2014
Untold by Collins, Courtney

Untold

Oct 22, 2014
Three Jack Reacher novellas (with bonus Jack Reacher's rules) by Child, Lee

Three Jack Reacher novellas (with bonus Jack Reacher's rules)

Oct 22, 2014
This is where I leave you by Tropper, Jonathan.

This is where I leave you

Shortly after Judd's wife leaves him for his boss, Judd's father Mort passes away, bringing the entire family together in mourning. During this week of "sitting shiva," Judd realizes his siblings are even more dysfunctional than he is, and the confrontations that ensue are full of raw emotion and humorous consequences.

Oct 22, 2014
Rivals - how the power struggle between China, India and Japan will shape our next decade by Emmott, Bill.

Rivals - how the power struggle between China, India and Japan will shape our next decade

Bill Emmott, former editor-in-chief of the Economist, dissects the growing tensions between emerging superpowers China, India, and Japan, and reveals what this newfound rivalry could mean for the United States. Here, Emmott looks at business, geo-political, military, and environmental issues that have strained relations between these countries.

Oct 22, 2014
The rainbow trail by Grey, Zane, 1872-1939.

The rainbow trail

At the end of Zane Grey's most famous book, Riders of the Purple Sage, the two main characters are left trapped in Surprise Valley. This story takes place ten years later, when the wall to Surprise Valley is finally broken. Further exciting adventure then awaits Jane and Lassiter, as well as many new characters.

Oct 22, 2014
Mortal heart by LaFevers, Robin

Mortal heart

Oct 22, 2014
Loyalty in death by Robb, J. D., 1950-

Loyalty in death

An unknown bomber sends New York cop Eve Dallas letters threatening to create destruction and terror on the city and her loved ones.

Oct 22, 2014
Holiday in death by Robb, J. D., 1950-

Holiday in death

Narrates the case of a serial killer preying on the employees of an elite New York escort service, where police lieutenant Eve Dallas goes undercover.

Oct 22, 2014
Found by Coben, Harlan, 1962- author.

Found

It's been eight months since Mickey Bolitar witnessed the death of his father. Eight months of lies, dark secrets, and unanswered questions. Mickey's sophomore year brings on its own set of troubles: Ema surprises with news that she has an online boyfriend, and he's vanished. As he's searching for Ema's missing boyfriend, Mickey and his friends are pulled deeper into the mysteries of the Abeona Shelter, risking their lives, until Mickey finally comes face-to-face with the truth about his father.

Oct 22, 2014
The bone clocks by Mitchell, David (David Stephen)

The bone clocks

Following a scalding row with her mother, fifteen-year-old Holly Sykes slams the door on her old life. But Holly is no typical teenage runaway: A sensitive child once contacted by voices she knew only as 'the radio people,' Holly is a lightning rod for psychic phenomena. Now, as she wanders deeper into the English countryside, visions and coincidences reorder her reality until they assume the aura of a nightmare brought to life.

Oct 22, 2014