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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 30, 2014
Waterfall by Kate, Lauren, author.

Waterfall

Eureka, a girl whose tears have the power to raise the lost continent of Atlantis and who travels across the ocean with Cat, her family, and Ander, the gorgeous and mysterious Seedbearer who promises to help her, has the chance to save the world might have to give up everything--even love.

Oct 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 28, 2014
Throne of glass by Maas, Sarah J., author.

Throne of glass

In a land without magic, where the king rules with an iron hand, an assassin is summoned to the castle. She comes not to kill the king, but to win her freedom. If she defeats twenty-three killers, thieves, and warriors in a competition, she is released from prison to serve as the king's champion. Her name is Celaena Sardothien. The Crown Prince will provoke her. The Captain of the Guard will protect her. But something evil dwells in the castle of glass, and it's there to kill.

Oct 30, 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 24, 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 30, 2014
The way we're working isn't working [the four forgotten needs that energize great performance] by Schwartz, Tony, 1952-

The way we're working isn't working [the four forgotten needs that energize great performance]

Drawing on extensive work with an extra-ordinary range of organizations, among them Google, Ford, Sony, Ernst & Young, Shell, IBM, the Los Angeles Police Department, and the Cleveland Clinic, Schwartz creates a road for a new way of working that focuses on four core needs that energize great performance: sustainability, security, self-expression, and significance.

Oct 30, 2014
The walk on by Feinstein, John, author, narrator.

The walk on

Alex is a quarterback. But from the first day of football practice, it's clear that the position is filled by the coach's son, Matt. Alex finally gets a chance to show what he can do when Matt is injured, and he helps win a key game to keep the Lions' bid for the state championship alive. But just when his star is rising, Alex gets blindsided. The state has started drug testing, and Alex's test comes back positive for steroids. Alex knows that's not right.

Oct 30, 2014
The villa by Roberts, Nora.

The villa

Two large, family-owned wine-making companies, one in Italy and one in California, are being merged and the two families and their employees must learn how to work together. Suddenly, the operation is apparently being sabotaged by someone who is determined to. make the company fail.

Oct 30, 2014
The untold by Collins, Courtney.

The untold

"It is 1921. In a mountain-locked valley, Jessie is on the run. Born wild and brave, by twenty-six she has already lived life as a circus rider, horse and cattle rustler, and convict. But on this fateful night she is just a woman wanting to survive though there is barely any life left in her. Two men crash through the bushland, desperate to claim the reward on her head: one her lover, the other the law. But as it has always been for Jessie, it is death, not a man, who is her closest pursuer and

Oct 30, 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 28, 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 24, 2014
The possibilities - a novel by Hemmings, Kaui Hart, author.

The possibilities - a novel

Sarah is a single mother reeling from grief: Three months ago, her 21-year-old son, Cully, died in an avalanche near their home. As Sarah tries her best to go on, she has trouble keeping her grief at bay. Her father urges Sarah to go back to work at the local morning show. Her best friend convinces Sarah to sort through Cully's belongings. Slowly, she comes to terms with a world without her son. Then a girl named Kit appears on Sarah's doorstep, and she's carrying Cully's child.

Oct 30, 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 30, 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 24, 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 27, 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 27, 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 24, 2014
The eighth guardian by McCardle, Meredith, author.

The eighth guardian

Testing Day comes without warning, the day when all juniors and seniors at the academy undergo a series of tests for graduation to become government operatives. Amanda and her boyfriend, Abe, are juniors and don't expect to graduate. Then a shocking announcement has been made: Amanda has been chosen for the opportunity to join a secret government organization called the Annum Guard. But to become the eighth Guardian in this exclusive group, Amanda must say good-bye to everything forever.

Oct 30, 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 28, 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 27, 2014
The Christmas bouquet by Woods, Sherryl, author.

The Christmas bouquet

For Caitlyn, catching the bridal bouquet at a wedding has set off a chain reaction that she's sure is more curse than blessing. Not only has she fallen in love with Noah, but an unexpected pregnancy threatens her well-laid plans for the future. It doesn't help that Noah is completely on board with marriage and happily-ever-after. It will take patience, love and family persuasion to help Caitlyn realize that she can have everything she wants, including a man who understands all of her dreams.

Oct 30, 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 27, 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 30, 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 29, 2014
Special deluxe - a memoir of life & cars by Young, Neil, 1945-

Special deluxe - a memoir of life & cars

Oct 24, 2014
Son of no one by Kenyon, Sherrilyn, 1965- author.

Son of no one

Centuries ago, Cadegan sold his soul for vengeance against the sorceress who cursed him. Forced against his will to do good, he hates everything in life. All he wants is a way out. But for the damned there is only eternal suffering. And yet there is something about Josette that intrigues him. Something he can't seem to fight and the last time he felt this way about a woman, it cost him his soul.

Oct 30, 2014
Something new by Roberts, Nora.

Something new

Impulse (©1989) : "For once in her life, Rebecca Malone has decided to follow her impulses. After quitting her job and selling all of her belongings, she heads to Greece in search of adventure. So when a sexy local restaurant owner pursues her, she can't resist playing the role of a sophisticated, well-traveled woman. But falling in love with Stephen Nickodemus was not part of the plan! Now she'll have to find a way to break the news of her true identity...without also breaking his heart"-- From

Oct 30, 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 27, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 28, 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 30, 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 30, 2014
Prince Lestat by Rice, Anne, 1941-

Prince Lestat

"The novel opens with the Vampire world in crisis...vampires have been proliferating out of control; burnings have commenced all over the world, huge massacres similar to those carried out by Akasha in The Queen of the Damned... Old vampires, roused from slumber in the earth are doing the bidding of a Voice commanding that they indiscriminately burn vampire-mavericks in cities from Paris and Mumbai to Hong Kong, Kyoto and San Francisco. As the novel moves from present day New York and the West C

Oct 30, 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 28, 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 27, 2014
Pay any price- greed, power, and endless war by Risen, James

Pay any price- greed, power, and endless war

Oct 30, 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 27, 2014
Only enchanting - a survivors' club novel by Balogh, Mary, author.

Only enchanting - a survivors' club novel

The Survivors' Club: six men and one woman, all wounded in the Napoleonic Wars, their friendship forged during their recovery at Penderris Hall in Cornwall. Now, in the fourth novel of the Survivors' Club series, Flavia, Viscount Ponsonby, has left this refuge to find his own salvation in the love of a most unsuspecting woman. Flavian, Viscount Ponsoby, was devastated by his fiance's desertion after his return home. Now the woman who broke his heart is back and everyone ie eager to revive the

Oct 30, 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 24, 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 30, 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 30, 2014
Maeve's times - in her own words by Binchy, Maeve, author.

Maeve's times - in her own words

"Five decades of selected writings from the Irish Times by the beloved and best-selling author, filled with her hallmark humor, candor, and wisdom-a timeless gift to her legion of fans" --

Oct 30, 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 24, 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 30, 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 29, 2014
Havana storm a Dirk Pitt novel by Cussler, Clive.

Havana storm a Dirk Pitt novel

While investigating a toxic outbreak in the Caribbean Sea that could threaten the United States, Pitt unwittingly becomes involved in something even more dangerous: a post-Castro power struggle for the control of Cuba. Meanwhile, Pitt's children, marine engineer Dirk and oceanographer Summer, are on their own investigation, which brings them to Cuba too, and squarely into harm's way. The three have been in desperate situations before, but perhaps never quite as dire as the one facing them now.

Oct 30, 2014
Half a king by Abercrombie, Joe

Half a king

Oct 30, 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 30, 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 27, 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 30, 2014
Fighting chance by Haddam, Jane, 1951-

Fighting chance

When Father Tibor is arrested on murder charges, it tears at the very foundation of Demarkian's world. While Gregor has very strict rules about for whom and under what conditions he will consult, all those rules go by the wayside. Demarkian is now a man possessed, and his one goal is to find out what really happened and who is really responsible for the murder Father Tibor is charged with.

Oct 30, 2014
Diary of a mad diva by Rivers, Joan.

Diary of a mad diva

A no-holds-barred, delightfully vicious and always hilarious look at the everyday life of the ultimate diva. Follow Joan on a family vacation in Mexico and on trips between New York and Los Angeles where she mingles with the stars, never missing a beat as she delivers blistering critiques on current events, and excoriating insights about life, pop culture, and celebrities, all in her relentlessly funny signature style.

Oct 30, 2014
Desert god a novel of Ancient Egypt by Smith, Wilbur A.

Desert god a novel of Ancient Egypt

On the gleaming banks of the Nile, the brilliant Taita-slave and advisor to the Pharaoh-finds himself at the center of a vortex of passion, intrigue, and danger. His quest to destroy the Hyksos army and form an alliance with Crete takes him on an epic journey up the Nile, through Arabia and the magical city of Babylon, and across the open seas.

Oct 30, 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 27, 2014
Conversion by Howe, Katherine, author.

Conversion

It's senior year, and the school's queen bee suddenly falls victim to uncontrollable tics. Her mystery illness quickly spreads, and more students and symptoms follow: seizures, hair loss, violent coughing fits. Only Colleen Rowley, who's been reading The Crucible, realizes what nobody else does: Danvers was once Salem Village, where another group of girls suffered from a similarly bizarre epidemic three centuries ago.

Oct 30, 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 27, 2014
Clariel- the lost abhorsen by Nix, Garth

Clariel- the lost abhorsen

Oct 28, 2014
Clariel - the lost abhorsen by Nix, Garth, author.

Clariel - the lost abhorsen

"The story of how Clariel became a Free Magic Sorcerer, set 600 years before the birth of Sabriel"--

Oct 30, 2014
Change of heart by Deveraux, Jude.

Change of heart

Eli and Chelsea lost touch with each other over the years, until Eli bought a house in his father's hometown of Edilean, Virginia, and invited Chelsea for a visit. She had her own life, and was certain that a childhood friendship couldn't be anything more, but she went nonetheless and found herself quite unprepared for the changes she saw in Eli. And neither of them were prepared to run into a mystery with a family that needs to be rescued.

Oct 30, 2014
By winter's light - a Cynster novel by Laurens, Stephanie, author.

By winter's light - a Cynster novel

"It's December 1837, and the young adults of the Cynster clan have succeeded in having the family Christmas celebration held at snowbound Casphairn Manor, Richard and Catriona Cynster's home. Led by Sebastian, Marquess of Earith, and by Lucilla, future Lady of the Vale, and her twin brother, Marcus, the upcoming generation has its own plans for the holiday season. Yet where Cynsters gather, love is never far behind. The festive occasion brings together Daniel Crosbie, tutor to Lucifer Cynster's

Oct 30, 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 29, 2014
Belzhar by Wolitzer, Meg.

Belzhar

Jam Gallahue, fifteen, unable to cope with the loss of her boyfriend Reeve, is sent to a therapeutic boarding school in Vermont, where a journal-writing assignment for an exclusive, mysterious English class transports her to the magical realm of Belzhar, where she and Reeve can be together.

Oct 30, 2014
Belzhar by Wolitzer, Meg

Belzhar

Oct 28, 2014
Atlantia - a novel by Condie, Allyson Braithwaite, author.

Atlantia - a novel

"Rio has always dreamed of leaving the underwater city of Atlantia for life in the Above; however, when her twin sister, Bay, makes an unexpected decision, Rio is left stranded below where she must find a way to unlock the secrets of the siren voice she has long hidden and save Atlantia from destruction"--

Oct 30, 2014
A quilt for Christmas a novel by Dallas, Sandra.

A quilt for Christmas a novel

It is 1864 and Eliza Spooner's husband Will has joined the Kansas volunteers to fight the Conferedates, leaving her with their two children and in charge of their home and land. Eliza is confident that he will return home, and she helps pass the months making a special quilt to keep Will warm during his winter months in the army. When the unthinkable happens, she takes in a a woman and child who have been left alone and made vulnerable by the war, and she finds solace and camaraderie amongst the

Oct 30, 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 27, 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 28, 2014
A matter of grave concern a novel by Novak, Brenda.

A matter of grave concern a novel

Beautiful, spirited Abigail Hale, daughter of the surgeon at Aldersgate School of Medicine, detests the challenging, hard-bargaining Max almost as much as Jack. But she must procure the necessary specimens if she is to save the college and her father's career. She believes she is going to be successful, until Jack double-crosses her. Then she's swept into a plot of danger and intrigue, one where Max must intervene to protect her, no matter the risk to his plan, or his heart.

Oct 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 24, 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 27, 2014