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Blunt impact by Black, Lisa, 1963-

Blunt impact

Forensic scientist Theresa MacLean's investigation into the suspicious death of a female construction worker turns urgent when a young witness to the crime turns up and must be protected from the unknown killer.

Aug 26, 2014
The Disappearance Boy by Bartlett, Neil

The Disappearance Boy

Aug 26, 2014
Desert God - A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Smith, Wilbur A.

Desert God - A Novel of Ancient Egypt

Aug 26, 2014
A Christmas Prayer by Roby, Kimberla Lawson

A Christmas Prayer

Aug 26, 2014
The arrow - a Highland guard novel by McCarty, Monica.

The arrow - a Highland guard novel

The talents of legendary marksman Gregor "Arrow" MacGregor are crucial now, as Bruce moves to reclaim his Scottish holdings. Gregor is considered the most handsome man in Scotland, and his fame as an archer is rivaled only by his reputation with the lasses as a heartbreaker. But when his infamous face is exposed during a covert mission, Gregor is forced to lie low. He returns home only to find a new battle waiting: a daring game of seduction involving his now very grown-up and very desirable war

Aug 26, 2014
Frankenstein - the 1818 text, contexts, criticism by Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.

Frankenstein - the 1818 text, contexts, criticism

This extensively revised Norton Critical Edition includes new texts and illustrative materials that convey the enduring global conversation about Frankenstein and its author. The text is that of the 1818 first edition, published in three volumes by Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, and Jones. It is accompanied by an expansive new preface, explanatory annotations, a map of Geneva and its environs, and seven illustrations, five of them new to the Second Edition.

Aug 26, 2014
Forest of fortune by Ruland, Jim.

Forest of fortune

Aug 26, 2014
Dangerous kiss by Collins, Jackie

Dangerous kiss

Aug 26, 2014
Critical condition by Mabry, Richard L.

Critical condition

"Dr. Frasier couldn't save the gunshot victim on her front lawn. Now she's fighting for her own life.It began as a quiet dinner party honoring Dr. Shannon Frasier's colleague, but became a nightmare when a man was shot on her lawn, reviving emotions froma similar episode a decade ago;Then ;midnight call from her sister, Megan, causes Shannon to fear that her sister is on drugs again.Her "almost-fianc;" Dr. Mark Gilbert's support only adds to Shannon's feelings of guilt, since she can't bring her

Aug 26, 2014
Close to the bone by Black, Lisa, 1963-

Close to the bone

Forensic scientist Theresa MacLean stumbles across a murder rather too close for comfort when she returns to the Medical Examiner's office following a late night call to find one deskman missing and the other beaten to death. Written in blood above the dead man's head is a single word: "Confess". It's the first time a homicide has taken place actually within the ME's office. Medical Examiner Stone works on how to spin the news while Theresa works the scene. When a second victim is discovered,

Aug 26, 2014
The getaway god - a Sandman Slim novel by Kadrey, Richard.

The getaway god - a Sandman Slim novel

"It's not easy being a half-human, half-angel nephilim with a bad rep and a worse attitude who also has to learn to be human again after 11 years in Hell and a brief stint as Lucifer (yep). But that's the least of James Stark/Sandman Slim's worries. For the old gods, the Angra Om Ya, are poised to invade. LA is descending into chaos. And the Wildfire Ripper is stalking the city. No ordinary killer, he takes Stark deep into a conspiracy that stretches from Earth, to Heaven and Hell. The Ripper mi

Aug 26, 2014
Full steam ahead by Witemeyer, Karen.

Full steam ahead

"In this 1850s romance Darius Thornton is not the sort of man debutante Nicole Renard could ever marry. But can she stop her heart from surging full steam ahead?"--

Aug 26, 2014
The beautiful ashes by Frost, Jeaniene.

The beautiful ashes

Ever since she was a child, Ivy has been gripped by visions of strange realms just beyond her own. But when her sister goes missing, Ivy discovers the truth is far worse--her hallucinations are real, and her sister is trapped in a parallel realm. And the one person who believes her is the dangerously attractive guy who's bound by an ancient legacy to betray her. Adrian might have turned his back on those who raised him, but that doesn't mean he can change his fate, no matter how strong a pull he

Aug 26, 2014
The Gunslinger by Heath, Lorraine, author.

The Gunslinger

"Chance Wilder never wanted to be a hero. A road-weary gunslinger with a ruthless reputation, he focuses only on his next target - and his next payday. That is, until a young boy offers Chance everything he owns - a piece of string, a harmonica, and a bent penny - if he'll save his sister from a couple of thugs. Chance agrees, only to discover that the beautiful, fierce young woman in need of rescue is actually the very person he's been hunting: his next mark. But after he saves her, Lillian Mad

Aug 26, 2014
Great tales and poems of Edgar Allan Poe by Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849.

Great tales and poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Aug 26, 2014
Great Lakes skipper by Stark, Jim

Great Lakes skipper

Aug 26, 2014
How's the Pain? by Garnier, Pascal/ Boyce, Emily (TRN)

How's the Pain?

Aug 26, 2014
Bound by night by Ione, Larissa, author.

Bound by night

Nicole Martin has hated vampires since they killed her family when she was a child, but when she is kidnapped by Riker, a member of the renegade vampire MoonBound Clan, she finds herself drawn to him despite herself.

Aug 26, 2014
Heroes are my weakness by Phillips, Susan Elizabeth, author.

Heroes are my weakness

A down-on-her-luck actress reduced to staging kids' puppet shows finds herself trapped on a remote island off the coast of Maine with a sexy horror novelist who knows a dozen ways to kill with his bare hands.

Aug 26, 2014
The fiancée caper by Child, Maureen.

The fiancée caper

"He comes from a long line of charismatic jewel thieves. But Gianni Coretti made a deal to save his family and now walks the straight and narrow. When Marie O'Hara, a beautiful security expert, asks him to steal for her as part of a sting, his interest is definitely piqued. The fact that she'll be pretending to be his fiance´e is an added bonus. But as their fierce attraction blurs the line between ruse and reality, Gianni has to wonder: does a man with such a dubious past deserve a glorious fut

Aug 26, 2014
The Highlander's bride trouble by Wine, Mary.

The Highlander's bride trouble

Raised by her father and brother, Nareen Grant is strong, confident, well-educated-- and skilled with a bow and dagger. It's a tumultuous time for Scotland, and events conspire against her. Betrayed by her family, she makes her way alone, until she lands in the lap of Saer MacLeod. But she wants no help from a savage man of the Isles.

Aug 26, 2014
Her last whisper - a novel by Robards, Karen.

Her last whisper - a novel

"After a brush with death while chasing down a brutal murderer with the FBI, serial killer expert Dr. Charlotte Stone wants nothing more than to retire to her research on criminal psychology. But when a colleague, Special Agent Lena Kaminsky, suspects her missing sister has fallen prey to the vicious Cinderella Killer, Charlie rushes to her side. Along with Special Agents Tony Bartoli and Buzz Crane--and of course, Michael Garland, the ever-present, fatally sexy ghost who goes where she does--Ch

Aug 26, 2014
Break Out by Croft, Nina

Break Out

Aug 26, 2014
Broken Soul by Hunter, Faith

Broken Soul

Aug 26, 2014
The Christmas Wedding Ring by Mallery, Susan

The Christmas Wedding Ring

Aug 26, 2014
Chained by Night by Ione, Larissa

Chained by Night

Aug 26, 2014
Celine by Roth, Kathleen Bittner

Celine

Aug 26, 2014
Butternut summer by McNear, Mary.

Butternut summer

"Caroline's life is turned upside down the moment her ex-husband, Jack, strides through the door of her coffee shop. He seems changed--stronger, steadier, and determined to make amends with Caroline and their daughter, Daisy. Is he really different, or is he the same irresistibly charming but irresponsible man he was when he left Butternut Lake eighteen years ago? Caroline, whose life is stuck on pause as her finances are going down the tubes, is tempted to let him back into her life ... but wou

Aug 26, 2014
How the scoundrel seduces by Jeffries, Sabrina, author.

How the scoundrel seduces

While trying to ensure that his half-brother George can never ruin his life again, investigator Tristan Bonnaud, one of the Duke's Men, is hired by Lady Zoe Keane to find a gypsy woman who knows all of her family's secrets.

Aug 26, 2014
Evernight by Callihan, Kristen, author.

Evernight

Will Thorne is living a nightmare, his sanity slowly being drained away by a force he can't control. His talents have made him the perfect assassin for hire. But as he loses his grip on reality, there is no calming him-until he finds his next target: the mysterious Holly Evernight. Holly cannot fathom who would put a contract on her life, yet the moment she touches Will, the connection between them is elemental, undeniable-and she's the only one who can tame his bouts of madness. But other assas

Aug 26, 2014
Diary of the fall by Laub, Michel, 1973-

Diary of the fall

Aug 26, 2014
Home to Chicory Lane by Raney, Deborah.

Home to Chicory Lane

Now that their five kids are grown, Audrey and Grant Whitman are turning their beloved family home into a cozy bed and breakfast, just a mile outside of Langhorne, Missouri. Opening weekend makes Audrey anxious, with family and friends coming from all over to help celebrate the occasion. But when Audrey's daughter, Landyn, arrives, the U-Haul she's pulling makes it clear she's not just here for a few days. What happened in New York that sent Landyn running home? Where is Landyn's husband, Chase?

Aug 26, 2014
Friends at Thrush Green by Read, Miss.

Friends at Thrush Green

There had been general dismay when Miss Watson and Miss Fogerty retired to Barton-on-the-Sea after many years of devoted service teaching the children of Thrush Green, so their visit to see old friends in the village brings great pleasure. The new headmaster, Alan Lester, is cautiously accepted, but rumor is rife about his wife's health. Meanwhile, Farmer Percy Hodge is also the subject of local speculation: Is his strange behavior the result of an infatuation with the young Doreen Lilly? As for

Aug 26, 2014
Havana Storm by Cussler, Clive/ Cussler, Dirk

Havana Storm

Aug 26, 2014
The forgiven by Perry, Marta.

The forgiven

Aug 26, 2014
The Field of Swords by Iggulden, Conn

The Field of Swords

Aug 26, 2014
Falling from horses by Gloss, Molly.

Falling from horses

In 1938, nineteen-year-old cowboy Bud Frazer escapes a family tragedy and travels to Hollywood to become a stunt rider in the movies, and strikes up an unlikely relationship with Lily Shaw, an outspoken and confident aspiring screenwriter.

Aug 26, 2014
Eaters of the dead - the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan, relating his experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922 by Crichton, Michael, 1942-2008.

Eaters of the dead - the manuscript of Ibn Fadlan, relating his experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922

It is 922 A.D. The refined Arab courtier Ibn Fadlan is accompanying a party of Viking warriors back to the north. Fadlan belatedly discovers that his job is to combat the terrors in the night that come to slaughter the Vikings - but just how he will do it, Fadlan has no idea.

Aug 26, 2014
Captured by the Sheikh by Hewitt, Kate, author.

Captured by the Sheikh

"Banishment and shame has turned Sheikh Khalil al Bakir into a man determined to reclaim the crown of Kadar from his rival. Khalil's campaign begins by kidnapping his enemy's bride-to-be. She's a means to an end, so why is he so inflamed at the thought of her in anyone's bed but his own? Queen Elena Karras of Thallia was prepared for a cold, mutually convenient marriage. Instead she is carried off into the sands, where the virgin queen soon discovers an unexpected desire for her sinfully sexy ca

Aug 26, 2014
By Winter's Light by Laurens, Stephanie

By Winter's Light

Aug 26, 2014
Burned by Plame, Valerie/ Lovett, Sarah

Burned

Aug 26, 2014
Breathe by Ashley, Kristen.

Breathe

"In order to protect a father he does not respect, in Lady Luck, we learned that good cop Chace Keaton went bad, sacrificing his career and his future. But when the local police department's secrets are revealed and the wife he's forced to marry is murdered, Chace finds himself the town of Carnal's hero. Knowing how deep in the mud he was forced to sink, Chace feels he'll never get clean. The quiet, content future he envisioned of the love a good woman with whom he could build a family was now b

Aug 26, 2014
Close to home by Jackson, Lisa, author.

Close to home

"Vowing to make a fresh start, Sarah McAdams has come home to renovate the old Victorian mansion where she grew up. Her daughters, Jade and Gracie, aren't impressed by the rundown property on the shores of Oregon's wild Columbia River. As soon as they pull up the isolated drive, Sarah too is beset by uneasy memories--of her cold, distant mother, of the half-sister who vanished without a trace, and of a long-ago night when Sarah was found on the widow's walk, feverish and delirious. Ever since th

Aug 26, 2014
Finding love at home by Eicher, Jerry S.

Finding love at home

Poised to marry Amish farmer Alvin Knepp, Debbie Watson tries to console the Beiler family after Ida Beiler loses her husband-to-be in a farming accident.

Aug 26, 2014
A break of day by Forrest, Bella, author.

A break of day

The greatly anticipated conclusion to Derek and Sofia's journey. Everything Sofia believed to be true has crumbled before her very eyes. In this explosive finale, secrets will be revealed, loyalties tested and trust broken... Are you ready to return to The Shade?

Aug 26, 2014
A cowboy's heart by Winters, Rebecca, 1940-

A cowboy's heart

Driving to Vegas with the Sexiest Cowboy of the Year is a dream come true for barrel racing finalist Liz Henson. Now's her chance to get up close and personal with Connor Bannock, her secret girlhood crush--even if their families are on the wrong side of a long-standing feud. It's also her shot at rodeo fame before she returns to working as a veterinarian, taking care of the horses she loves. A five-time champion steer wrestler, Connor's going for the gold--then he's off the circuit for good. Bu

Aug 26, 2014
Cold truth - a novel by Stewart, Mariah.

Cold truth - a novel

Twenty-six years ago, even before a series of brutal murders rocked the idylc town of Bowers Inlet, Cassie Burke lost her parent, her sister, and nearly her own life to a transient befriended by her father. Back then, Cassie was a scared kid-now she's a homicide cop.

Aug 26, 2014
Cavanaugh strong by Ferrarella, Marie

Cavanaugh strong

Why are too many healthy seniors dying in nursing homes? Vice detective Noelle O'Banyon can't let the mystery go. And though she has no business working a homicide case, the love-shy single mom draws partner Duncan Cavanaugh into her rogue investigation. He's a notorious player she thoroughly disdains--and the feeling's mutual. Duncan considers Noelle too straightlaced for his taste. But as they uncover the shocking scandal behind the mysterious deaths, the crime-fighting pair become closer--and

Aug 26, 2014
Beautiful you by Palahniuk, Chuck.

Beautiful you

Invited by notorious playboy C. Linus Maxwell to a Paris hotel, Manhattan legal associate Penny Harrigan discovers that she is a test subject for the final development of sex toys for women that will render men obsolete and make Maxwell the most powerfulperson in the world.

Aug 26, 2014
Hope Burns by Burton, Jaci

Hope Burns

Aug 26, 2014
Harbor Island by Neggers, Carla, author.

Harbor Island

While tracking down stolen artifacts from Boston to Ireland to the coast of Maine, Emma Sharpe, the granddaughter of a world-renowned art detective, and her fiance´, FBI deep-cover agent Colin Donovan, must outwit one of the smartest, most ruthless killers they have ever encountered.

Aug 26, 2014
Bathing the lion by Carroll, Jonathan, 1949-

Bathing the lion

"In Jonathan Carroll's surreal masterpiece, Bathing the Lion, five people who live in the same New England town go to sleep one night and all share the same hyper-realistic dream. Some of these people know each other; some don't. When they wake the nextday all of them know what has happened. All five were at one time "mechanics," a kind of cosmic repairman whose job is to keep order in the universe and clean up the messes made both by sentient beings and the utterly fearsome yet inevitable Chao

Aug 26, 2014
Blood magick by Roberts, Nora.

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

Aug 26, 2014
Blood games - a Chicagoland Vampires novel by Neill, Chloe, author.

Blood games - a Chicagoland Vampires novel

"While Merit didn't choose to become a vampire or Sentinel of Cadogan House, she vowed to fight for her House and its Master, and she's managed to forge strong alliances with powerful supernaturals across Chicago. But even though Merit has had wild adventures, this may be her deadliest yet.... A killer is stalking Chicago, preying on humans and leaving his victims with magical souvenirs. The CPD hasn't been able to track the assailant, and as the body count rises, the city is running out of opti

Aug 26, 2014
How to handle a heartbreaker by Harte, Marie, author.

How to handle a heartbreaker

He can't get her out of his head! It's lust at first sight when Brody Singer first lays eyes on Abby Dunn. The dark-haired beauty looks a lot like a woman he once knew, who died years ago. At first Brody fears his attraction is a holdover from that secret crush, but Abby's definitely different. She's a lot shyer, a lot sexier and, despite her attempts to dissuade his interest, absolutely mesmerizing. Abby isn't having it. She's still trying to put her last disastrous relationship behind her and

Aug 26, 2014
The housekeeper's awakening by Kendrick, Sharon, author.

The housekeeper's awakening

Recovering from a terrible car accident, world renowned playboy Luis Martinez is bored, grumpy and frustrated. He's sick of nurses fussing over him, so he fires the lot and demands his sweet, innocent housekeeper massage him back to health!

Aug 26, 2014
A.D. 30 - a novel by Dekker, Ted, 1962-

A.D. 30 - a novel

"A sweeping epic set in the harsh deserts of Arabia and ancient Palestine. A war that rages between kingdoms on the earth and in the heart. The harrowing journey of the woman at the center of it all. Step back in time to the year of our Lord...A.D. 30. The outcast daughter of one of the most powerful Bedouin sheikhs in Arabia, Maviah is called on to protect the very people who rejected her. When their enemies launch a sudden attack with devastating consequences, Maviah escapes with the help of t

Aug 26, 2014
Blindsided by Walsh, Karis.

Blindsided

"Guide dog trainer Lenae McIntyre left the high-speed world of television news writing behind, and now she helps other visually impaired people adjust to life with their canine companions. She teaches her students and their dogs to trust each other, but a past betrayal and the determination to be self-sufficient and independent keep her from trusting her heart to see love. Cara Bradley compensates for her family's shallow celebrity lifestyle by devoting her life to helping others, while keeping

Aug 26, 2014
The best horror of the year, Volume six by

The best horror of the year, Volume six

"The Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, chronicles these shifting shadows. It is a catalog of terror, fear, and unpleasantness, as articulated by today's most challenging and exciting writers"--

Aug 26, 2014
Glitz by Leonard, Elmore, 1925-2013.

Glitz

Psycho mama"s boy Teddy Magyk has a serious jones for the Miami cop who put him away--but he wants to hit Vincent Mora where it really hurts before killing him. So when a beautiful Puerto Rican hooker takes a swan dive from an Atlantic City high-rise, and Vincent naturally shows up to investigate the questionable death of his "special friend," Teddy figures he's got his prey just where he wants him.

Aug 26, 2014
The best kind of trouble by Dane, Lauren.

The best kind of trouble

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

Aug 26, 2014
Beyond the sacred page by Cavanaugh, Jack, 1952-, author.

Beyond the sacred page

He has always loved her ... and only her. She's in love with a book and a cause he has vowed to destroy. 1535. A passionate heretic hunter, Pernell Foxe has dedicated his life to protecting the sacred Scriptures from those infidels who translate it into the vulgar tongue and distribute it among the masses. Meg Foxe, his wife, is haunted by her violent past and tortured by nightmares. She finds comfort in her husband's arms ... when he's home. Then one night, soldiers pound on her door and whisk

Aug 26, 2014
The Highlander next door by Chapman, Janet, author.

The Highlander next door

"Legend has it love is carried on the rising mists of Spellbound Falls, and not even time-traveling highlanders are immune to its magic. Birch Callahan has seen the trouble men can cause. After witnessing her mother's four marriages, Birch now runs a women's shelter and doesn't want a man in her life. But there's something about her neighbor, Niall MacKeage. Birch can't figure out how the cop can be so big and gruff and yet so insightful and compassionate--and sexy. Or how she's falling for a ma

Aug 26, 2014
Home of Our Hearts. by Gunn, Robin Jones

Home of Our Hearts.

Aug 26, 2014
The hidden girl - a novel by Millar, Louise, author.

The hidden girl - a novel

"Hannah Riley and her husband, Will, hope that a move to the countryside will provide a fresh start. Hannah is desperate for a baby, and she hopes that this new life will allow her to realize her dream of adopting a child--and revitalize her marriage. Yet when the worst snowstorm in years comes to Suffolk, Will is working in London and Hannah is cut off in their remote village, obsessively scrambling to turn the tumbledown manor into the perfect refuge for a child. Life in Tornley proves to be

Aug 26, 2014
At Bluebonnet Lake - a novel by Cabot, Amanda, 1948-

At Bluebonnet Lake - a novel

"The last thing Kate Sherwood needs is a man, so why is she so drawn to the handsome handyman at the Rainbow's End resort?" --

Aug 26, 2014
All the rage - stories by Kennedy, A. L.

All the rage - stories

"A dozen sharp new stories by one of contemporary fiction's acknowledged masters"--

Aug 26, 2014
The hot zone by Castle, Jayne, author.

The hot zone

Sparks erupt when Sedona Snow, who manages a small hotel and tavern on Rainshadow Island with her faithful sidekick, Lyle, and who is trying to put her tragic past behind her, catches the attention of a new Guild boss in town.

Aug 26, 2014
Esther - royal beauty. by Hunt, Angela.

Esther - royal beauty.

Aug 26, 2014
Dot by Hall, Araminta, author.

Dot

In a higgledy-piggledy house with turrets and tunnels towering over the sleepy Welsh village of Druith, two girls play hide and seek. They don't see its grandeur or the secrets locked behind doors they cannot open. They see lots of brilliant places to hide.

Aug 26, 2014
The chief - a Highland Guard novel by McCarty, Monica.

The chief - a Highland Guard novel

Scouring the darkest corners of the Highlands and Western Isles, Robert the Bruce handpicks ten warriors to help him in his quest to free Scotland from English rule. A Highland warlord and a swordsman without equal, Tor MacLeod has no intention of being drawn into war. Dedicated to his clan, the fiercely independent chief answers to no one, including his alluring new bride, bartered to him in a bid to secure his command. When Christina Fraser's plan to win her husband's love goes awry, it thrust

Aug 26, 2014
Head over heels by Andersen, Susan, 1950-

Head over heels

Aug 26, 2014
The homecoming by Carr, Robyn.

The homecoming

At the age of nineteen, Seth Sileski had everything. A superb athlete and scholar, handsome and popular, he was the pride of Thunder Point. Destined for greatness, he lost it all in a terrible accident that put an end to his professional football career when it had barely begun. The people in his hometown have never forgotten what might have been. Seth has come to terms with the turns his life has taken. But now he's been presented with an opportunity to return home and show his father--and the

Aug 26, 2014
The winter guest by Jenoff, Pam, author.

The winter guest

When Helena discovers an American paratrooper stranded outside their small mountain village, wounded, but alive, she risks the safety of herself and her family, to hide Sam--a Jew. Soon her concern for the American grows into something much deeper--an attraction that will culminate in a singular act of betrayal that endangers them all--and sets in motion a chain of events that will reverberate across continents and decades.

Aug 26, 2014
On the record by Linde, K. A.

On the record

Liz Dougherty has left behind her secret, whirlwind affair with North Carolina Brady Maxwell III months ago. And things with Hayden are off to a nearly perfect start. But when they have an argument, Liz reaches out to Brady for comfort. Now she had to decide: it is better to pick up the pieces and move on... or to pick up right where you left off....

Aug 26, 2014
Us - a novel by Nicholls, David, 1966-

Us - a novel

"David Nicholls brings the wit and intelligence that graced his enormously popular New York Times bestseller, One Day, to a compellingly human, deftly funny new novel about what holds marriages and families together--and what happens, and what we learn about ourselves, when everything threatens to fall apart. Douglas Petersen may be mild-mannered, but behind his reserve lies a sense of humor that, against all odds, seduces beautiful Connie into a second date. and eventually into marriage. Now, a

Aug 26, 2014
The Tudor Vendetta by Gortner, C. W.

The Tudor Vendetta

"London, 1558. Queen Mary is dead, and 25-year old Elizabeth ascends the throne. Summoned to court from exile abroad, Elizabeth's intimate spy, Brendan Prescott, is reunited with the young queen, as well as his beloved Kate, scheming William Cecil, and arch-rival, Robert Dudley. A poison attempt on Elizabeth soon overshadows her coronation, but before Brendan can investigate, Elizabeth summons him in private to dispatch him on a far more confidential mission: to find her favored lady in waiting,

Aug 26, 2014
Mark - the Callahan Brothers by March, Emily

Mark - the Callahan Brothers

Aug 26, 2014
Moon in a Dead Eye by Garnier, Pascal/ Boyce, Emily (TRN)

Moon in a Dead Eye

Aug 26, 2014
The Midnight Plan of the Repo Man by Cameron, W. Bruce

The Midnight Plan of the Repo Man

Aug 26, 2014
Rival - a Fall away novel by Douglas, Penelope, 1977-

Rival - a Fall away novel

"Madoc and Fallon. Two estranged teenagers playing games that push the boundaries between love and war... She's back. For the three years she's been away at boarding school, there was no word from her. Back when we lived in the same house, she used to cut me down during the day and then leave her door open for me at night. I was stupid then, but now I'm ready to beat her at her own game.... I'm back. Three years and I can tell he still wants me, even if he acts like he's better than me. But I wo

Aug 26, 2014
The Remaining. Fractured by Molles, D J., author.

The Remaining. Fractured

Lee is nowhere to be found and his allies are scattered across the state, each of them learning that their missions will not be as easy as they thought.

Aug 26, 2014
A promise by daylight by DeLaine, Alison.

A promise by daylight

"In the aftermath of a near-fatal accident, the virile and charming Duke of Winston vowed to reform his ways. But for an infamous rogue, it's easier said than done. Hiring a personal medic, he sets about recovering from his injuries--and avoiding temptation at all costs. Little does Winston know, the one temptation he can't resist might be hiding before his very eyes. Without a friend or farthing in the world, posing as a man is Miss Millicent Germain's only chance to achieve her dream of becomi

Aug 26, 2014
Luke - the Callahan Brothers by March, Emily

Luke - the Callahan Brothers

Aug 26, 2014
A love to call her own by Pappano, Marilyn, author.

A love to call her own

When Jessy Lawrence, whose husband was killed two years earlier in Afghanistan, has a one-night stand with widower Dalton Smith, they are both tempted to take a second chance on love, despite its risks.

Aug 26, 2014
Long, hot Texas summer by Brown, Carolyn.

Long, hot Texas summer

After catching her husband kissing another woman in the barn, Loretta Sullivan Bailey left Lonesome Canyon Ranch and swore she'd never come back. But when her daughter threatens to drop out of college to become a rancher's wife, Loretta refuses to let her baby make the same mistake she did. She returns to the ranch, determined to get her daughter back in school by the summer's end and resolute on ignoring her feelings for her ex-husband. --A cowboy from his hat to his boots, ruggedly handsome ra

Aug 26, 2014
Palo Alto - stories by Franco, James, 1978- author.

Palo Alto - stories

A collection of stories about troubled California teens and misfits follows the misadventures of a band of youths who experiment with vice in such tales as "American History" and "I Could Kill Someone."

Aug 26, 2014
Naughty little secret by Bradley, Shelley, author.

Naughty little secret

"After divorcing her never-home husband, Lauren Southall plucked up her courage, dusted off her power suits, and returned to corporate life. Two years later, there's just one six-foot three, testosterone-packed problem: her ex-husband's good friend and her current boss, Noah Reeves. Lauren aches for him. But she can't possibly measure up to the silicone-packed professional cheerleaders he dates. So she hides her desire behind a professional persona and fantasizes..." -- back cover.

Aug 26, 2014
The miniaturist by Burton, Jessie, author.

The miniaturist

Engaging the services of a miniaturist to furnish a cabinet-sized replica of her new home, 18-year-old Nella Oortman, the wife of an illustrious merchant trader, soon discovers that the artist's tiny creations mirror their real-life counterparts in eerie and unexpected ways.

Aug 26, 2014
The May Bride by Dunn, Suzannah

The May Bride

Aug 26, 2014
Poor man's guide to suicide by Armacost, Andrew

Poor man's guide to suicide

Aug 26, 2014
The pierced heart - a novel by Shepherd, Lynn, 1964-

The pierced heart - a novel

Aug 26, 2014
Once upon a highland autumn by Cornwall, Lecia, author.

Once upon a highland autumn

Megan McNabb would do anything to get out of marrying a man she does not love--even handfasting for a year and a day with an English stranger. A mysterious letter draws Lord Kit Rossington to Scotland in search of a lost treasure. But the marriage-minded females he avoided in England follow him to the Highlands, and he'll do anything--even a temporary marriage with a Highland lass--to keep his freedom while he solves a mystery that's haunted Glen Dorian for almost a century. Legends say a curse

Aug 26, 2014
More precious than a crown by Marinelli, Carol, author.

More precious than a crown

Desert prince Zahid once walked away from Trinity Foster and the fire blazing in her eyes. As heir to the kingdom of Ishla, he was required by duty to return home, but even the heat of the desert was unable to burn away memories of their scorching kiss ... A chance encounter results in one earth-shattering night that brings more than just passion. As painful truths of the past are revealed, Zahid realizes that Trinity needs his protection. His only option is to bring her back to Ishla, and thoug

Aug 26, 2014
Shopaholic to the stars - a novel by Kinsella, Sophie.

Shopaholic to the stars - a novel

"#1 New York Times bestselling author Sophie Kinsella returns to her beloved Shopaholic series with Becky Brandon (nee 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

Aug 26, 2014
Prince Lestat / The Vampire Chronicles by Rice, Anne, 1941-

Prince Lestat / The Vampire Chronicles

"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 fromslumber 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 Co

Aug 26, 2014
Season of Storms. by Kearsley, Susanna.

Season of Storms.

Aug 26, 2014
Light My Fire by Ridgway, Christie, author.

Light My Fire

"Years ago, Rolling Stone Magazine dubbed the nine collective children of the most famous band in the world 'Rock Royalty.' Now all grown up, the princes and princesses are coming back to L.A.'s Laurel Canyon to discover if love can be found among the ruins of a childhood steeped in sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll. One Touch Will Start A Fire... World-weary band tour manager Ren Colson leaves his London business behind for a stay in Southern California, never expecting to wake up beside Cilla Madd

Aug 26, 2014
Lisette's list - a novel by Vreeland, Susan.

Lisette's list - a novel

"A young Parisian woman is exiled to Provence to take care of her husband's ailing grandfather during the Vichy regime, but discovers that despite the horrors of war, the paintings of Cezanne, Pissarro, Chagall, and Picasso bring to life the landscape around her and allow her once again to experience love"--

Aug 26, 2014
Not just a convenient marriage by Gordon Lucy, author.

Not just a convenient marriage

Starting again is meant to be the purpose of Sally Franklin's trip to Venice. Not finding herself spontaneously married to enigmatically handsome Damiano Ferrone! Maybe it was the magic of Venice or simply Damiano's captivating good looks that made his proposal impossible to resist!

Aug 26, 2014
Naughty 5. Too naughty by Hampton, Brenda (Brenda M.)

Naughty 5. Too naughty

While fighting to stay out of jail for abusing Felicia, Jaylin Rogers must convince Nokea, the love of his life, that he and Scorpio are done, while Shane tries to convince Scorpio that he is the only man she needs.

Aug 26, 2014
Sleep in peace tonight - a novel by MacManus, James.

Sleep in peace tonight - a novel

"It's January 1941, and the Blitz is devastating England. Food supplies are low, Tube stations in London have become bomb shelters, and U-boats have hampered any hope of easy victory. Though the United States maintains its isolationist position, Churchill knows that England is finished without the aid of its powerful ally. Harry Hopkins, President Roosevelt's most trusted adviser, is sent to London as his emissary, and there he falls under the spell of Churchill's commanding rhetoric---and lege

Aug 26, 2014
Secrets of Foxworth by Andrews, V. C.

Secrets of Foxworth

Aug 26, 2014
Sayonara by Michener, James A.

Sayonara

Aug 26, 2014
The hunt - a novel by Brennan, Allison.

The hunt - a novel

Twelve years after Miranda Moore survived the torture of a serial killer, she works as a member of a local search-and-rescue squad and has witnessed the recovery of seven of her tormentor's victims. When another student goes missing, Miranda's former lover arrives to take over the investigation, forcing her heart toward a painful choice.

Aug 26, 2014
Innocence undone by Martin, Kat.

Innocence undone

Aug 26, 2014
I promise by Johnston, Joan, 1948-

I promise

Delia Carson was only sixteen when sshe fled her hometown--running thousands of miles away from the deadly Texas tempest of lies and shadows that tore apart her family... and her aching love for smalltown bad boy Marsh North. But she never could escape.

Aug 26, 2014
Pretty is as pretty does by Mayne, Debby.

Pretty is as pretty does

"Priscilla Slater goes to her ten-year high school reunion with equal parts dread and eager anticipation. Even though she's a successful owner of a chain of hair salons and no longer has the mousy brown hair, crooked teeth, and discount-store wardrobe, she still feels like the ugly duckling. But when she arrives at the reunion, Priscilla soon realizes that her old classmates aren't exactly as she remembers. With humor and just a touch of sassiness, Priscilla finds herself facing her own truth -

Aug 26, 2014
Sins & needles by Halle, Karina

Sins & needles

Ellie Watt is used to starting over. The daughter of a grifting team, Ellie spent her childhood being used as a pawn in her parents' latest scam. Now she's much older, wiser and ready to give her con artist life a rest. But returning to the dry desert town of Palm Valley, Callifornia means one more temptation than she bargained for-Camden McQueen.

Aug 26, 2014
Pegasus - a novel by Steel, Danielle.

Pegasus - a novel

A multigenerational narrative inspired by the author's own family history traces the efforts of an aristocratic German family to find refuge for themselves and their magnificent horses in post-World War II America.

Aug 26, 2014
The remedy for love - a novel by Roorbach, Bill.

The remedy for love - a novel

Aug 26, 2014
The story keeper by Wingate, Lisa.

The story keeper

Aug 26, 2014
The way you look tonight by Andre, Bella.

The way you look tonight

Jaded private investigator Rafe Sullivan returns to the dilapidated lake house of his childhood and starts a summer fling with Brooke Jansen, but when things start to get serious, they both face some difficult choices.

Aug 26, 2014
Private down under by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Private down under

With the best detectives in the business, cutting edge technology and offices around the globe, there is no investigation agency quite like Private. Now, at a glittering launch party overlooking the iconic Opera House, Private throws open its doors. Craig Gisto and his newly formed team have barely raised their glasses, however, when a young Asian man, blood-soaked and bullet-ridden, staggers into the party, and what looks like a botched kidnapping turns out to be a whole lot more. Within days t

Aug 26, 2014
Way of the shadows by Eden, Cynthia, author.

Way of the shadows

Fifteen years ago, Noelle Evers was kidnapped. Two days later, her abductor was dead, leaving her with no memory of what happened. Now an FBI profiler, she uses her past trauma to get inside the minds of killers. But she can't read her new partner. EOD agent Thomas Anthony is controlled. Dangerous. And hauntingly familiar. Thomas has been covertly watching Noelle's back. He wanted to tell her the truth, but couldn't blow his cover. Their latest mission just revealed a link to her past.

Aug 26, 2014
Personal - a Jack Reacher novel by Child, Lee, author.

Personal - a Jack Reacher novel

"Someone has taken a shot at the president of France in the City of Light. The bullet was American. The distance between the gunman and the target was exceptional. How many snipers can shoot from three-quarters of a mile with total confidence? Very few, but John Kott--an American marksman gone bad--is one of them. And after fifteen years in prison, he's out, unaccounted for, and likely drawing a bead on a G-8 summit packed with enough world leaders to tempt any assassin. If anyone can stop Kott,

Aug 26, 2014
An island Christmas - a novel by Thayer, Nancy, 1943-

An island Christmas - a novel

"As the calendar counts down to Christmas, Felicia heads to Nantucket to marry the love of her life, Archie. The twinkling lights that beckon from every window, the snow dusting the beautiful streets, the gorgeous red and white satin dress -- every detail is picture-perfect for a dream wedding. The only problem is, this is not Felicia's dream. Happier hiking in shorts than tending to hearth and home like her more traditional sister Lauren, Felicia has only agreed to a lavish winter wedding to ma

Aug 26, 2014
An Irish Doctor in Peace and at War - An Irish Country Novel by Taylor, Patrick

An Irish Doctor in Peace and at War - An Irish Country Novel

Aug 26, 2014
In doubt by Campbell, Drusilla, author.

In doubt

"Defense Attorney Sophie Giraudo is about to open a new legal practice in her hometown of San Sebastian, California, when the beloved governer is shot and seriously wounded during a celebration in the town park. The only thing more shocking than the crime itself is the identity of the would-be assassin: a seemingly gentle teenager named Donny. Driven by her desire to understand what could make a person with no history of violence suddenly commit such a terrible act, Sophie reluctantly agrees to

Aug 26, 2014
Rainbows on the moon by Wood, Barbara, 1947-

Rainbows on the moon

A young missionary sent to Hawaii with her new husband to convert the natives, Emily Stone fights her developing feelings toward a handsome captain stationed there and makes friends with Chiefess Pua and her daughter, Mahina, until a tragedy forces her to leave.

Aug 26, 2014
Safe harbor by Woods, Sherryl/ Thayne, Raeanne

Safe harbor

Tina Harrington resists when her neighbor, Drew Landry, threatens the safe haven she has made for those she loves, and Quinn Southerland and Tess Claybourne have a second chance to make things work when she becomes his mother's nurse.

Aug 26, 2014
Psycho by Bloch, Robert, 1917-1994.

Psycho

Mary Crane believes she has found shelter from the storm when she checks into the Bates Motel, but the knife-wielding owner, Norman Bates, soon rips her piece of mind to shreds and the nightmare begins.

Aug 26, 2014
Virgin River by Carr, Robyn.

Virgin River

Arriving in the remote mountain town of Virgin River in response to an ad, recently widowed Melinda thinks that she has made a mistake, until she finds an abandoned baby on her porch and lets a former Marine into her heart.

Aug 26, 2014
Under the knife by Gerritsen, Tess, author.

Under the knife

"For David Ransom, it begins as an open-and-shut case. Malpractice. As attorney for a grieving family, he's determined to hang a negligent doctor. Then Dr. Kate Chesne storms into his office, daring him to seek out the truth -- that she's being framed. First, it was Kate's career that was in jeopardy. Then, when another body is discovered, David begins to believe her. Suddenly, it's much more. Somewhere in the Honolulu hospital, a killer walks freely among patients and staff. And now David finds

Aug 26, 2014
Uncle Anton's atomic bomb by Woollen, Ian

Uncle Anton's atomic bomb

Aug 26, 2014
The last of the plainsmen by Grey, Zane, 1872-1939, author.

The last of the plainsmen

Fictionalized biography of Colonel Charles Jesse Jones ("Buffalo Jones"), 1844-1919, a frontiersman and wild game hunter. Jones, the last of the plainsmen, and several associates venture into the region of Buckskin Mountain, along the northern rim of the Grand Canyon. In a continuing quest to establish dominion over wild animals, Jones leads his men on a journey to capture untamed cougars and bring them back alive. After several run-ins with Navajo, Commanche, Yellow Knife and Great Slave Indian

Aug 26, 2014
Stand your ground by Johnstone, William W., author.

Stand your ground

When Guantanamo Bay is closed and the terrorists are move to Hell's Gate Prison in West Texas to await civilian trials a sleeper cell plans an assault to free their comrades. Army Ranger Lucas Kincaid assembles a lethal fighting force to keep them from their mission.

Aug 26, 2014
Mercy by Daniels, B. J., author.

Mercy

For U.S. marshal Rourke Kincaid, there's the law--and then there's his law. When the two don't agree, he always trusts his instincts. A killing spree has gripped the Northwest, showing a strange connection that only he sees, and now the old rules of justice no longer apply. Forced to turn rogue, he goes deep undercover to track his mysterious female suspect to a quiet, unassuming cafe in the wild, isolated mountains of Beartooth, Montana. But encountering Callie Westfield complicates his mission

Aug 26, 2014
The maiden of Ireland by Wiggs, Susan.

The maiden of Ireland

Aug 26, 2014
Madame Picasso - a novel by Girard, Anne, author.

Madame Picasso - a novel

"When Eva Gouel moves to Paris from the countryside, she is full of ambition and dreams of stardom. Though young and inexperienced, she manages to find work as a costumer at the famous Moulin Rouge, and it is here that she first catches the attention of Pablo Picasso, a rising star in the art world. A brilliant but eccentric artist, Picasso sets his sights on Eva, and Eva can't help but be drawn into his web. But what starts as a torrid affair soon evolves into what will become the first great l

Aug 26, 2014
Seventh grave and no body by Jones, Darynda.

Seventh grave and no body

"Twelve. 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 has more on her plate than a mob of testy hellhounds. For one thing, her 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 question

Aug 26, 2014
Silver Bay - a novel by Moyes, Jojo, 1969- author.

Silver Bay - a novel

"A surprising and moving romance set in an old-fashioned seaside town on the verge of unwelcome change Liza McCullen will never fully escape her past. But the unspoiled beaches and tight-knit community of Silver Bay offer the freedom and safety she craves--if not for herself, then for her young daughter, Hannah. That is, until Mike Dormer arrives as a guest in her aunt's hotel. The mild-mannered Englishman with his too-smart clothes and distracting eyes could destroy everything Liza has worked s

Aug 26, 2014
Shattered secrets by Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.

Shattered secrets

Returning to Cold Creek, Ohio, is an act of courage for Tess Lockwood. Abducted and held captive as a young girl, she is unable to remember anything about the crime that destroyed her childhood and tore her family apart. Now a grown woman with a bright future, she is certain she has put the past behind her. But when she inherits the family home, Tess must confront the demons that still haunt her and the town of Cold Creek.

Aug 26, 2014
A Season of Change by Sowell, Lynette.

A Season of Change

Aug 26, 2014
No limits by Foster, Lori, 1958-

No limits

"Cannon Colter is quintessential hero material: chiseled jawline, shredded body--the works. He's also the guy who rescued Yvette Sweeny from kidnappers, only to put an end to her romantic dreams. These days, she's older, smarter, determined to face whatever life throws her way. Even the prospect of sharing a house and business with Cannon. Cannon knew Yvette wanted him three years ago. But she was young--and some things are worth waiting for. Thrown together by her grandfather's legacy, he reali

Aug 26, 2014
The Mill River redemption - a novel by Chan, Darcie.

The Mill River redemption - a novel

"Having unexpectedly lost her husband and lacking the means to support herself and her two young daughters, Josie DiSanti takes refuge with her aunt in Mill River, Vermont. Thanks to Aunt Ivy, who runs the town's book shop, the community quickly come to know Josie and her girls, Rose and Emily. The sisters are inseparable growing up, but in their early college years, a tragedy tears them apart. Years later, the sisters agree to return for the reading of their mother's will, where they learn that

Aug 26, 2014
The Mill River recluse - a novel by Chan, Darcie.

The Mill River recluse - a novel

"The sensational New York Times bestseller, The Mill River Recluse reminds us that friendship, family, and love can come from the most unexpected places. Perfect for fans of Maeve Binchy. Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader's Circle for author chats and more. From the outside, Mill River looks like any sleepy little Vermont town where everyone knows everyone and people never need to lock their doors. There are newcomers for whom this appeals, from police officer Kyle H

Aug 26, 2014
Redeeming the CEO cowboy by Sands, Charlene.

Redeeming the CEO cowboy

"So what if former rodeo champion turned construction mogul Casey Thomas is back...living right next door? Susanna Hart is busy running her Sweet Susie's pastry business and raising her two-year-old cousin. Why pay any attention to the man who took her virginity ten years ago, then left town? Casey still feels guilty for taking advantage of his little sister's best friend. A helping hand is just what her business--and his conscience--need. But guilt isn't his only motivation. Casey's got a sweet

Aug 26, 2014
The price of inheritance - a novel by Tanabe, Karin, author.

The price of inheritance - a novel

"A world of big bucks deals and off-the-record promises, the high-end auction industry is a game of the elite. After eight years in the American Furniture department at Christie's, Carolyn Everett is a rising star. The 29-year-old has just sold the most expensive piece of American furniture ever made and four months later, acquires the country's premiere private furniture collection. But one wrong decision and a scandal that rocks Christie's leaves Carolyn unemployed and broken. Desperate to pie

Aug 26, 2014
A Song for Issy Bradley - a novel by Bray, Carys, author.

A Song for Issy Bradley - a novel

"The six members of the Bradley family have always been close. But in the wake of a tragedy that leaves a hole in the very center of their lives, they suddenly find themselves coming apart. Claire, a convert to the Mormon faith, is so shattered by what's happened that she can't even bring herself to get out of bed. Her husband, Ian, however is more secure in his belief that everything happens for a reason. As a bishop in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he's utterly consumed with

Aug 26, 2014
Maverick sheriff by Fossen, Delores, author.

Maverick sheriff

Delores Fossen kicks off her new series, Sweetwater Ranch, with a Texas lawman, a beautiful district attorney-- and the child they'll risk everything to protect. Saving a little boy's life reopens painful wounds for Texas sheriff Cooper McKinnon. This could be his son, whose loss has haunted him for two years. But Cooper has a formidable adversary in Jessa Wells. She's the adoptive mother-- and she'll do anything to hold on to Liam. It's cruel justice that the man who shares Liam's rare blo

Aug 26, 2014
Hungry for more - romantic fantasies for women by

Hungry for more - romantic fantasies for women

Aug 26, 2014
Jilted by Johns, Rachael

Jilted

Aug 26, 2014
An Italian wife by Hood, Ann, 1956-

An Italian wife

An Italian immigrant watches her six children grow up while she searches for her seventh, the product of a love affair who was given up for adoption.

Aug 26, 2014
Sweet by McCarthy, Erin, 1971-

Sweet

"When college co-ed Jessica Sweet crashes with construction worker Riley Mann over the summer while she helps him get his affairs in order for a custody hearing, the two begin to fall for each other; but will Jessica let her fear of rejection get in the way of true, passionate love?"

Aug 26, 2014
The story of land and sea - a novel by Smith, Katy Simpson, 1985-

The story of land and sea - a novel

Set in a small coastal town in North Carolina during the waning years of the American Revolution, this debut novel follows three generations of family--fathers and daughters, mother and son, master and slave, characters who yearn for redemption amidst a heady brew of war, kidnapping, slavery, and love.

Aug 26, 2014
Summer by the sea by Wiggs, Susan.

Summer by the sea

Restaurant owner Rose Capoletti finds her life sorely lacking in the romance department, until Alexander Montgomery, a former lover, returns, putting dark secrets from the past to rest and giving them a second chance at love.

Aug 26, 2014
Private Vegas by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Private Vegas

"Las Vegas is a city of contradictions: seedy and glamorous, secretive and wild, Vegas attracts people of all kinds--especially those with a secret to hide, or a life to leave behind. It's the perfect location for Lester Olsen's lucrative business. He gets to treat gorgeous, young women to five-star restaurants, splashy shows, and limo rides--and then he teaches them how to kill. Private Jack Morgan spends most of his time in Los Angeles, where his top investigation firm has its headquarters. Bu

Aug 26, 2014
The suffragette scandal by Milan, Courtney, author.

The suffragette scandal

An idealistic suffragette... Miss Frederica "Free" Marshall has put her heart and soul into her newspaper, known for its outspoken support of women's rights. Naturally, her enemies are intent on destroying her business and silencing her for good. Free refuses to be at the end of her rope...but she needs more rope, and she needs it now. ...a jaded scoundrel... Edward Clark's aristocratic family abandoned him to die in a war-torn land, so he survived the only way he could: by becoming a rogue and

Aug 26, 2014
Random harvest by Hilton, James, 1900-1954.

Random harvest

Englishman with three-year gap in memory is compelled to search for lost personal life.

Aug 26, 2014
Lightning Bay by Kleypas, Lisa

Lightning Bay

Aug 26, 2014
In Your Dreams by Higgins, Kristan

In Your Dreams

Aug 26, 2014
If He's Daring by Howell, Hannah

If He's Daring

Aug 26, 2014
I see you by MacDonald, Patricia J.

I see you

"Hannah, Adam and adorable young Sydney Wickes are living under assumed identities in West Philadelphia. But when an unexpected tragedy throws the harsh glare of publicity on the family, their lives are suddenly in danger. Because Hannah and those she loves are hiding a dark secret in their past, a secret that's about to catch up with them" --

Aug 26, 2014
Matt - the Callahan Brothers by March, Emily

Matt - the Callahan Brothers

Aug 26, 2014
Last winter, we parted by Nakamura, Fuminori, 1977-

Last winter, we parted

Aug 26, 2014
It's in his kiss by Shalvis, Jill, author.

It's in his kiss

"Becca Thorpe has uprooted her life and escaped to the beach. Now's her chance to get away from city living, throw caution to the ocean winds, and live in the moment. Especially if the moment includes the deliciously sexy surfer she meets shortly after arriving in Lucky Harbor. Something about the dark intensity of Sam's eyes and the thrill she gets at his touch convinces her to stay awhile. Boatbuilder and investment genius Sam Brody is a self-made man who knows how dangerous it can be to mix b

Aug 26, 2014
Mr. Tall - a novella and stories by Earley, Tony, 1961-

Mr. Tall - a novella and stories

Aug 26, 2014
Marco and the devil's bargain by Kelly, Carla, author.

Marco and the devil's bargain

Marco Mondraga~n, a genial lawman on the New Mexican frontier in 1782, fears that his young wife, Paloma, will be stricken by the approaching smallpox epidemic. When their Comanche friend, Toshua, rescues Anthony Gill, a white physician, from the desert, they strike the titular bargain: Anthony will inoculate Paloma and their neighbors, and Marco and Toshua will escort Anthony to a Comanche hideaway that he suspects harbors his kidnapped daughter.

Aug 26, 2014
A match made by baby by Smith, Karen Rose, author.

A match made by baby

Pediatrician Kaitlyn Foster and environmental scientist Adam Preston consider rekindling their romance after a chance meeting while he is acting as a stand-in father for his two-month-old niece.

Aug 26, 2014
The troublemaker next door by Harte, Marie, author.

The troublemaker next door

"It's been the day from hell for Maddie. Instead of offering a promotion, her boss made a pass. She quit, then got dumped by her lukewarm boyfriend. As the fiery redhead has a foul-mouthed meltdown, her green-eyed neighbor Flynn McCauley stands in her kitchen...completely captivated. He was just there to fix the sink as a favor. He's not into relationships. She's done with idiots. But where there are friends...sometimes there are benefits. And sometimes the boy next door might be just what you n

Aug 26, 2014
Surprised by love - a novel by Lessman, Julie, 1950-

Surprised by love - a novel

Aug 26, 2014
Sometimes the wolf - a novel by Waite, Urban.

Sometimes the wolf - a novel

When former sheriff Patrick Drake is paroled after a twelve-year stint in prison for committing one of the biggest crimes in local history, he must contend with the current deputy sheriff--who happens to be his son--as well as a terrifying threat from his old life.

Aug 26, 2014
Snowfall - a days of redemption Christmas novella by Gray, Shelley Shepard.

Snowfall - a days of redemption Christmas novella

"New York Times bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray spins a beautiful holiday tale of finding love in unexpected places. Twenty-year old Ruth Stutzman is a wonderful caregiver--but she has no experience with kinner. Laid off from her job at a retirement home due to budget cuts, she's relieved to find work--even if it means temporarily watching widower Martin Rodes' brood of six!Martin has done the best he can since his wife's passing, but he and the children need help. Their house, once full

Aug 26, 2014
Snow blind by Miles, Cassie, author.

Snow blind

Anticipating a week of skiing and self-indulgence at a luxurious Colorado condo, Sasha Campbell gets more than she bargained for. Some innocent spying one evening takes a sinister turn when she witnesses a woman's murder. And unfortunately for Sasha, she could be next in line. Brady Ellis is the only thing standing between predator and prey. The small-county deputy knows protecting Sasha will be his greatest challenge. And he's not taking any chances. Moving her from the resort to his fami

Aug 26, 2014
The mark of the midnight manzanilla - a Pink carnation novel by Willig, Lauren, author.

The mark of the midnight manzanilla - a Pink carnation novel

"In October of 1806, the Little Season is in full swing, and Sally Fitzhugh has had enough of the endless parties and balls. With a rampant vampire craze sparked by the novel The Convent of Orsino, it seems no one can speak of anything else. But when Sally hears a rumor that the reclusive Duke of Belliston is an actual vampire, she cannot resist the challenge of proving such nonsense false. At a ball in Belliston Square, she ventures across the gardens and encounters the mysterious duke. Lucien,

Aug 26, 2014
The lotus and the storm - a novel by Cao, Lan, 1961-

The lotus and the storm - a novel

"An epic tale of love, loyalty, and war from the acclaimed author of Monkey Bridge Half a century after it began, the Vietnam War still has a hold on our national psyche. Lan Cao's now-classic debut, Monkey Bridge, won her wide renown for "connecting . . . the opposite realities of Vietnam and America" (Isabel Allende). In her triumphant new novel, Cao transports readers back to the war, illuminating events central to twentieth-century history through the lives of one Vietnamese American family.

Aug 26, 2014
Light from heaven by Karon, Jan, 1937-

Light from heaven

The final volume in the "Mitford Years" series finds Father Tim contemplating the revival of a remote mountaintop church, a challenge he hopes will be his ultimate calling, but fears will be an impossible task.

Aug 26, 2014
Liberators - a novel of the coming global collapse by Rawles, James Wesley.

Liberators - a novel of the coming global collapse

"The latest survivalist thriller from the New York Times bestselling author and founder of survivalblog.com gives readers an unprecedented look into a post-apocalyptic world resulting from an all-too-real disaster scenario. When looting and rioting overwhelm all the major US cities, Afghanistan War vet Ray McGregor makes his way from Michigan's Upper Peninsula to his parents' cattle ranch in Bella Coola, British Columbia, in remote western Canada. Joining him is his old friend Phil Adams, a Def

Aug 26, 2014
Safe Haven by Schmidt, Anna

Safe Haven

Aug 26, 2014
The thing about December by Ryan, Donal, 1977-

The thing about December

While the Celtic Tiger rages, and greed becomes the norm, Johnsey Cunliffe desperately tries to hold on to the familiar, even as he loses those who all his life have protected him from a harsh world. Village bullies and scheming land-grabbers stand in his way, no matter where he turns.

Aug 26, 2014
Stalked - the boy who said no - historical fiction by Sheehy, Patti, author.

Stalked - the boy who said no - historical fiction

Patti Sheehy continues her novelization of the life of Frank Mederos who was born and raised in Cuba, drafted into the military and promoted to the Special Forces, and who chose to defect and escape from his homeland. Now in America, Frank faces new challenges. With five dollars in his pocket and a boatload of determination, he rejects an offer to join the CIA and takes his chances on achieving the American dream. Frank and his sweetheart, Magda, want nothing more than marriage, children, and a

Aug 26, 2014
The spirit keeper - a novel by Laugheed, K. B.

The spirit keeper - a novel

"The thirteenth child conceived of miserable Irish exiles, Katie O'Toole dreams of a different life. Little does she know that someone far away is dreaming of her. In 1747, savages raid her family home, and seventeen-year-old Katie is taken captive. Syawa and Hector have been searching for her, guided by Syawa's dreams. A young holy man, Syawa believes Katie is the subject of his Vision: the Creature of Fire and Ice, destined to bring a great gift to his people. Despite her flaming hair and ice-

Aug 26, 2014
What a Wallflower Wants by Rodale, Maya

What a Wallflower Wants

Aug 26, 2014
Wyoming Strong by Palmer, Diana

Wyoming Strong

Aug 26, 2014
Wonderful Lonesome by Newport, Olivia

Wonderful Lonesome

Aug 26, 2014
The wolf in winter - a Charlie Parker thriller by Connolly, John, 1968-

The wolf in winter - a Charlie Parker thriller

"The next pulse-pounding thriller in John Connolly's internationally bestselling Charlie Parker series. The community of Prosperous, Maine has always thrived when others have suffered. Its inhabitants are wealthy, its children's future secure. It shuns outsiders. It guards its own. And at the heart of Prosperous lie the ruins of an ancient church, transported stone by stone from England centuries earlier by the founders of the town... But the death of a homeless man and the disappearance of hi

Aug 26, 2014
Thing of beauty. by Samson, Lisa.

Thing of beauty.

Aug 26, 2014
What a duke dares by Campbell, Anna, author.

What a duke dares

After turning down the Duke of Sedgemoor's marriage proposal, Miss Penelope Thorne runs off to the Continent until, at her dying brother's request, the duke is sent to bring her home.

Aug 26, 2014
Sweet on you by Drake, Laura, 1954-

Sweet on you

Ex-army medic Katya Smith has always healed other people's pain. Now she has to deal with her own. Taking a job as an athletic trainer on the Pro Bull Riding circuit seems like the perfect escape from her grief--except Katya doesn't know anything about bulls, and even less about the tough men who ride them. She doesn't expect to fall for the sport, or for one tantalizing cowboy who tumbles her defenses. For rodeo champion Cam Cahill, fifteens years of bucking bulls have taken their toll on his b

Aug 26, 2014
A broken kind of beautiful - a novel by Ganshert, Katie.

A broken kind of beautiful - a novel

"In an attempt to save her career, Ivy Clark heads to the quaint, island town of Greenbrier, South Carolina, to model wedding dresses at the request of her stepmother"--

Aug 25, 2014
About face by Powell, V. K., author.

About face

Reclusive forensic artist Macy Sheridan agrees to work one final case she hopes will solve the mystery that's haunted her for years. The only things blocking her from achieving her goal are a perfect facial reconstruction and Detective Leigh Monroe, a woman who reminds her of the past and challenges her future.

Aug 25, 2014
Ark storm by Davies, Linda, 1963- author.

Ark storm

"The Ark Storm is coming--a catastrophic weather event that will unleash massive floods and wreak more damage on California than the feared 'Big One.' One man wants to profit from it. Another wants to harness it to wage jihad on American soil. One woman stands in their way: Dr. Gwen Boudain, a brave and brilliant meteorologist. When Boudain notices that her climate readings are off the charts, she turns to Gabriel Messenger for research funding. Messenger's company is working on a program that i

Aug 25, 2014
The cutting edge by Collins, Ace, author.

The cutting edge

On the verge of becoming a supermodel in the Big Apple, Leslie is assaulted by a drug gang and disfigured with a broken bottle. Without her perfect face, she is lost and no amount of surgery can ever make her what she once was. Trying to hide her face from the world, Leslie encounters unrequited love, thoughts of suicide, and her assailant out to finish the job. Little does she know that a young girl named Angel will turn it all around, showing Leslie the joy and potential in life and the fact t

Aug 25, 2014
Ishmael by Quinn, Daniel.

Ishmael

A man and a great ape conduct a series of philosophical conversations in a work that presents a new vision of evolution and humankind and asks the question: does the Earth belong to humans, or do humans belong to the Earth?

Aug 25, 2014
Invisible streets - a thriller by Ball, Toby, author.

Invisible streets - a thriller

"A brilliantly imagined thriller, Invisible Streets is a sprawling, noirish epic of crime and corruption from an author who has been compared to Caleb Carr, James Ellroy, and Jonathan Lethem. The year is 1965, and the City is a hulking shell of itself. Bohemians, crooks, and snarling anti-Communists have their run of the place, but if Mr. Canada has his way, all this decline and decadence will soon be nothing but a distant memory. His New City Project will paper over the grit and the grime, maki

Aug 25, 2014
The lady and the officer by Ellis, Mary, 1951-

The lady and the officer

When Madeline Howard saves the life of Elliott Haywood, a colonel in the Confederate Home Guard, he becomes determined to win her favor, but Madeline's political sympathies are with the North, and her heart belongs to a Northern soldier.

Aug 25, 2014
The last anniversary - a novel by Moriarty, Liane.

The last anniversary - a novel

"Sophie Honeywell always wondered if Thomas Gordon was the one she let get away. He was the perfect boyfriend, but on the day he was to propose, she broke his heart. A year later he married his travel agent, while Sophie has been mortifyingly single ever since. Now Thomas is back in her life because Sophie has unexpectedly inherited his aunt Connie's house on Scribbly Gum Island -- home of the famously unsolved Munro Baby mystery" -- publisher website (November 2006).

Aug 25, 2014
Mended - the connections series by Karr, Kim.

Mended - the connections series

"Music has the power to heal, but not all broken hearts can be mended. Always in control, Xander Wilde considered life on the road a perfect fit for him. But when disaster strikes on The Wilde Ones' latest tour, fate intervenes;and a newly single Ivy Taylor, the only girl he ever loved, steps back into his life. After moving past her painful breakup with Xander years ago, Ivy was poised to become the next big name in pop music;when suddenly, she withdrew from the limelight the day she announced

Aug 25, 2014
Off the record by Linde, K. A.

Off the record

"Liz Dougherty has no idea that a single question is about to change her life. Her first big reporting assignment for her North Carolina college newspaper has her covering a state senator's impromptu press conference. Brady Maxwell may have everything it takes to be a politician - a winning pedigree, devastating good looks, a body made to wear suits - but his politics rub Liz the wrong way. When Liz's hard-hitting question catches the upstart senator off-guard, it impresses Hayden Lane, Liz's

Aug 25, 2014
Skios - a novel by Frayn, Michael.

Skios - a novel

While foundation organizer Nikki falls for a charismatic speaker during a science retreat on a Greek island, her longtime friend, Georgie, finds her plans for a romantic weekend shattered by a temperamental scientist who has lost his senses.

Aug 25, 2014
The story hour - a novel by Umrigar, Thrity N.

The story hour - a novel

"From Thrity Umrigar, the critically beloved, best-selling author of The World We Found and The Space Between Us comes a profound, heartbreakingly honest novel about the beauty of forgiveness"--

Aug 25, 2014
Three story house by Santo, Courtney Miller.

Three story house

"Renovating an historic Memphis house together, three cousins discover that their spectacular failures in love, career, and family provide the foundation for their future happiness in this warm and poignant novel from the author of The Roots of the Olive Tree that is reminiscent of The Postmistress, The Secret Life of Bees, and Kristin Hannah's novels. Nearing thirty and trying to avoid the inescapable fact that they have failed to live up to everyone's expectations and their own aspirations, co

Aug 25, 2014
We are not ourselves by Thomas, Matthew, 1975-

We are not ourselves

"Born in 1941, Eileen Tumulty is raised by her Irish immigrant parents in Woodside, Queens, in an apartment where the mood swings between heartbreak and hilarity, depending on whether guests are over and how much alcohol has been consumed. Eileen can't help but dream of a calmer life, in a better neighborhood. When Eileen meets Ed Leary, a scientist whose bearing is nothing like those of the men she grew up with, she thinks she's found the perfect partner to deliver her to the cosmopolitan world

Aug 25, 2014
Thief of glory - a novel by Brouwer, Sigmund, 1959- author.

Thief of glory - a novel

"This WWII drama is both exciting in its revelations and heart-rending in its truth about human nature and forgiveness"--

Aug 25, 2014
You by Drvenkar, Zoran, 1967-

You

Aug 25, 2014
Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898.

Alice's adventures in Wonderland

The art of Camille Rose Garcia complements the complete text of Carroll's classic story about a little girl who falls down a rabbit hole and discovers a world of nonsensical characters.

Aug 22, 2014
The Christmas light by VanLiere, Donna, 1966-

The Christmas light

"In the small town of Grandon, five very different people discover the true meaning of Christmas. Jennifer and Ryan are both single parents, struggling with their own losses and heartache. Sixteen-year-old Kaylee is faced with a life-changing situation that has affected her whole family. Stephen and Lily are happily married and ready to start a family. All of them are facing their own struggles, and all are finding their way through the dark. When they are brought together for a rather unconvent

Aug 21, 2014
Adultery - a novel by Coelho, Paulo.

Adultery - a novel

"A woman around her thirties begins to question the routine and predictability of her days. In everybody's eyes, she has a perfect life: a solid and stable marriage, a loving husband, sweet and well-behaved children and a job as a journalist she can't complain about. However, she can no longer bear the necessary effort to fake happiness when all she feels in life is an enormous apathy. All that changes when she encounters an ex-boyfriend from her adolescence. Jacob is now a successful politician

Aug 21, 2014
The last witness - a thriller by Meade, Glenn, 1957-

The last witness - a thriller

Aug 21, 2014
Keep your friends close by Daly, Paula.

Keep your friends close

"Natty and Sean Wainwright have a rock-solid marriage--with two teenage daughters, a successful hotel business, and a beautiful house, they are a model family. When their younger daughter falls gravely ill on a school trip to France, Natty rushes to her side. Luckily, Natty's best friend from college, Eve Dalladay, is visiting and offers to stay with Sean to lend a hand in the Wainwright household. But Natty returns home to find that Eve has taken to family life a little too well: Sean has falle

Aug 21, 2014
Connected by Karr, Kim.

Connected

"In Dahlia London's world, happily ever after is a far cry from reality. Her soul has been left completely shattered by tragedy. But a surprising reunion with someone from her past is about to give her a reason to love again.... When rock star River Wilde comes back into Dahlia's life, their super-charged connection runs deeper than either both of them ever expected. The more time they spend together, the more intense their relationship becomes, and Dahlia believes at last she has found her soul

Aug 21, 2014
Confessions - a novel by Minato, Kanae, 1973-

Confessions - a novel

"After calling off her engagement in wake of a tragic revelation, Yu¯ko Moriguchi had nothing to live for except her only child, four-year-old Manami. Now, following an accident on the grounds of the middle school where she teaches, Yu¯ko has given up and tendered her resignation. But first she has one last lecture to deliver. She tells a story that upends everything her students ever thought they knew about two of their peers, and sets in motion a maniacal plot for revenge. Narrated in alternat

Aug 21, 2014
The choir director 2 - runaway bride by Weber, Carl, 1964- author.

The choir director 2 - runaway bride

It's been three years since Aaron Mackie succeeded in helping his friend and mentor, Bishop T.K. Wilson, dig his ministry out of financial ruin. Aaron is also responsible for re-energizing the almost defunct choir into something special. His success has drawn national attention, and he's on the verge of signing a huge recording contract. With his life in order, Aaron decides the time is right to propose to Tia Gregory, the church secretary who caught his eye and inspired him to shed his Tiger Wo

Aug 21, 2014
Glitz by Leonard, Elmore, 1925-2013.

Glitz

Aug 21, 2014
The goddess of small victories by Grannec, Yannick.

The goddess of small victories

Aug 21, 2014
Great tales and poems of Edgar Allan Poe by Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849.

Great tales and poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Aug 21, 2014
Frankenstein - the 1818 text, contexts, criticism by Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.

Frankenstein - the 1818 text, contexts, criticism

Aug 21, 2014
Forest of fortune by Ruland, Jim.

Forest of fortune

A malevolent force at Thunderclap Casino unleashes an evil slot machine and a mysterious apparition, and it is up to three troubled guests to surmount dangers both supernatural and all-too-real in order to make things right.

Aug 21, 2014
Five minutes alone by Cleave, Paul, 1974-

Five minutes alone

Aug 21, 2014
First impressions - a novel by Lovett, Charles C.

First impressions - a novel

Aug 21, 2014
The Firelight Girls by McLaren, Kaya

The Firelight Girls

Aug 21, 2014
Faulkes chronicle by Huddle, David

Faulkes chronicle

Aug 21, 2014
Expo 58 - a novel by Coe, Jonathan.

Expo 58 - a novel

Aug 21, 2014
Every tear a memory by Johnson, Myra, 1951-

Every tear a memory

Aug 21, 2014
Eureka by Diehl, William.

Eureka

Two decades after a young Thomas Culhane escaped Eureka, California, to fight in World War I, detective Zeke Bannon investigates a seemingly accidental death and uncovers dark secrets that could threaten Culhane's campaign for governor.

Aug 21, 2014
Don't look back by Hurwitz, Gregg Andrew.

Don't look back

In Don't Look Back, Eve Hardaway, newly single mother of one, is on a trip she's long dreamed of--a rafting and hiking tour through the jungles and mountains of Oaxaca, in southern Mexico. Eve wanders off the trail, to a house in the distance with a menacing man in the yard beyond it, throwing machetes at a human-shaped target. Disturbed by the sight, Eve moves quickly and quietly back to her group, taking care to avoid being seen. As she creeps along, she finds a broken digital camera, marked w

Aug 21, 2014
Dolly Dingle, Lesbian Landlady by Nolan, Monica

Dolly Dingle, Lesbian Landlady

Aug 21, 2014
Die and stay dead by Kaufmann, Nicholas, 1969-

Die and stay dead

"A brutal murder in Greenwich village puts Trent and the Five-Pointed Star on the trail of Erickson Arkwright, the last surviving member of a doomsday cult. Back in the day, the Aeternis Tenebris cult thought the world would end on New Year's Eve of 2000. When it didn't, they decided to end it themselves by summoning Nahash-Dred, a powerful, terrifying demon known as the Destroyer of Worlds. But something went wrong. The demon massacred the cult, leaving Arkwright the sole survivor. Now, hiding

Aug 21, 2014
Dear Committee Members by Schumacher, Julie, 1958-

Dear Committee Members

"Jason Fitger is a beleaguered professor of creative writing and literature at Payne University, a small and not very distinguished liberal arts college in the Midwest ... His once-promising writing career is in the doldrums, as is his romantic life, in part as the result of his unwise use of his private affairs for his novels ... In short, his life is a tale of woe, and the vehicle this ... novel uses to tell that tale is a series of ... letters of recommendation that Fitger is endlessly called

Aug 21, 2014
Crooked River by Geary, Valerie

Crooked River

Aug 21, 2014
Cover Him With Darkness - A Romance by Ashbless, Janine

Cover Him With Darkness - A Romance

Aug 21, 2014
Carnal Acts by Alexander, Sam

Carnal Acts

Aug 21, 2014
Gretel and the dark by Granville, Eliza.

Gretel and the dark

Decades after a celebrated Viennese psychoanalyst begins working with a woman who claims to be a machine, a young girl retreats into fairy tales, unaware of the dangers in her Nazi-controlled German city.

Aug 21, 2014
Blind Moon Alley - a Jersey Leo novel by Florio, John, 1960- author.

Blind Moon Alley - a Jersey Leo novel

"It's Prohibition. It's Philadelphia. And Jersey Leo doesn't fit in. Jersey is an albino of mixed race. Known as "Snowball" on the street, he tends bar at a speakeasy the locals call the Ink Well. There, he's considered a hero for having saved the life of a young boy. But when his old grade school buddy, Aaron Garvey, calls from death row and asks for one last favor, all hell breaks loose. Jersey finds himself running from a band of crooked cops, hiding an escaped convict in the Ink Well, and re

Aug 21, 2014
Lila by Robinson, Marilynne.

Lila

Abandoning her homeless existence to become a minister's wife, Lila reflects on her hardscrabble life on the run with a canny young drifter and her efforts to reconcile her painful past with her husband's gentle Christian worldview.

Aug 21, 2014
The lesser dead by Buehlman, Christopher.

The lesser dead

"The secret is, vampires are real and I am one. The secret is, I'm stealing from you what is most truly yours and I'm not sorry... New York City in 1978 is a dirty, dangerous place to live. And die. Joey Peacock knows this as well as anybody--he has spent the last forty years as an adolescent vampire, perfecting the routine he now enjoys: womanizing in punk clubs and discotheques, feeding by night, and sleeping by day with others of his kind in the macabre labyrinth under the city's sidewalks.

Aug 21, 2014
If on a winter's night a traveler by Calvino, Italo.

If on a winter's night a traveler

Based on a analogy between the reader's desire to finish the story and the lover's desire to consummate his or her passion, this book is the tale of two bemused readers whose attempts to reach the end of the same book are constantly and comically frustrated.

Aug 21, 2014
How to handle a heartbreaker by Harte, Marie, author.

How to handle a heartbreaker

Aug 21, 2014
Horror Stories - Classic Tales from Hoffmann to Hodgson by Jones, Darryl (EDT)

Horror Stories - Classic Tales from Hoffmann to Hodgson

Aug 21, 2014
Head over heels by Andersen, Susan, 1950-

Head over heels

Veronica Davis returns to her hometown of Fossil, Washington, to take over the family business, the local saloon, and finds herself falling for her bartender, Cooper Blackstock, a former Special Forces Marine on an undercover investigation.

Aug 21, 2014
Haunted by White, Randy Wayne.

Haunted

The house is historic, some say haunted. It is also slated to be razed and replaced by condos, unless Hannah Smith can do something about it. She's been hired by a wealthy Palm Beach widow to prove that the house's seller didn't disclose everything he knew about the place when he unloaded it, including its role in a bloody Civil War skirmish (in which two of Hannah's own distant relations had had a part), and the suicides--or where they murders?--of two previous owners.

Aug 21, 2014
The Gunslinger by Heath, Lorraine

The Gunslinger

Aug 21, 2014
Gun metal heart by Haynes, Dana.

Gun metal heart

"In Gun Metal Heart by Dana Haynes, Daria Gibron, a freelance operative with a long and deadly history, has been slowly recovering from the injuries sustained from her last case. Hiding out in a town in rural Italy, she has been staying as far off the map as she can--until she's tracked down by an old colleague. Diego had been a bodyguard in Florence, protecting an engineer and her invention, when they were attacked by a highly trained paramilitary group. Diego alone escaped and the White Scorpi

Aug 21, 2014
Living Treasures by Huang, Yang

Living Treasures

Aug 21, 2014
The lotus and the storm by Cao, Lan, 1961-

The lotus and the storm

"An epic tale of love, loyalty, and war from the acclaimed author of Monkey Bridge Half a century after it began, the Vietnam War still has a hold on our national psyche. Lan Cao's now-classic debut, Monkey Bridge, won her wide renown for "connecting . .. the opposite realities of Vietnam and America" (Isabel Allende). In her triumphant new novel, Cao transports readers back to the war, illuminating events central to twentieth-century history through the lives of one Vietnamese American family.

Aug 21, 2014
The Luminous Heart of Jonah S. by Nahai, Gina B.

The Luminous Heart of Jonah S.

Aug 21, 2014
The mad and the bad by Manchette, Jean-Patrick, 1942-1995, author.

The mad and the bad

"Michel Hartog, a sometime architect, is a powerful businessman and famous philanthropist whose immense fortune has just grown that much greater following the death of his brother in an accident. Peter is his orphaned nephew--a spoiled brat. Julie is in an insane asylum. Thompson is a hired gunman with an ulcerated gut. Michel, known for his kindly interest in the disadvantaged, hires Julie to look after Peter. And he hires Thompson to kill them. Julie and Peter escape. Thompson, gut groaning, p

Aug 21, 2014
Madame Picasso by Girard, Anne

Madame Picasso

Aug 21, 2014
Making Marion - where's Robin Hood when you need him? by Moran, Beth, author.

Making Marion - where's Robin Hood when you need him?

Aug 21, 2014
Black dance by Huston, Nancy, 1953- author.

Black dance

"Screenwriter Milo Noirlac is dying. As he lies in the dark of his hospital bed, voices from Milo's past and present--real and imagined--swirl about his head, each taking on the rhythm of his favorite Brazilian fight-dance, the capoiera. Seated next to him, Milo's partner, bumptious director Paul Schwartz, coaxes Milo through his life story, from the abuse he suffered as a foster child to his lost heritage--his beloved grandfather's priceless library. As Milo narrates, his story becomes the pair

Aug 21, 2014
The mark of the midnight manzanilla - a Pink carnation novel by Willig, Lauren, author.

The mark of the midnight manzanilla - a Pink carnation novel

"In October of 1806, the Little Season is in full swing, and Sally Fitzhugh has had enough of the endless parties and balls. With a rampant vampire craze sparked by the novel The Convent of Orsino, it seems no one can speak of anything else. But when Sally hears a rumor that the reclusive Duke of Belliston is an actual vampire, she cannot resist the challenge of proving such nonsense false. At a ball in Belliston Square, she ventures across the gardens and encounters the mysterious duke. Lucien,

Aug 21, 2014
Mean streak by Brown, Sandra, 1948-

Mean streak

Dr. Emory Charbonneau, a pediatrician and marathon runner, disappears on a mountain road in North Carolina. When she regains consciousness, she finds herself the captive of a man whose violent past is so dark that he won't even tell her his name. She's determined to escape him and willing to take any risks necessary to survive. Unexpectedly, however, the two have a dangerous encounter with people who adhere to a code of justice all their own.

Aug 21, 2014
Memoir from Antproof Case by Helprin, Mark.

Memoir from Antproof Case

An old man climbs hills to find solace in viewing the ocean and to write a memoir for his young son (which he stores in an "antproof case"). His story moves forward in jagged fragments, with memories leading to memories-not sequentially, but leapfrogging through a dramatic life as World War II ace, investment banker, murderer, and more and looping back upon one another. --Library Journal.

Aug 21, 2014
The missing place by Littlefield, Sophie.

The missing place

"Edgar-nominated Sophie Littlefield (author of the critically acclaimed GARDEN OF STONES) writes suspenseful women's fiction sure to appeal to fans of Sandra Brown or Gillian Flynn. When two young men vanish from an oil rig in North Dakota, no one seems in a hurry to find them...except their mothers, two women from very different worlds who must work together to find their sons"--

Aug 21, 2014
The Mill River recluse - a novel by Chan, Darcie.

The Mill River recluse - a novel

"The sensational New York Times bestseller, The Mill River Recluse reminds us that friendship, family, and love can come from the most unexpected places. Perfect for fans of Maeve Binchy. Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader's Circle for author chats and more. From the outside, Mill River looks like any sleepy little Vermont town where everyone knows everyone and people never need to lock their doors. There are newcomers for whom this appeals, from police officer Kyle

Aug 21, 2014
Biblical by Galt, Christopher, author.

Biblical

When people around the world begin experiencing events that defy reality, psychiatrist John Macbeth and a team of FBI agents and scientists assemble to find out if this is really a spiritual phenomenon or something much worse.

Aug 21, 2014
The best horror of the year. Volume six by Datlow, Ellen (EDT)

The best horror of the year. Volume six

"The Best Horror of the Year, edited by Ellen Datlow, chronicles these shifting shadows. It is a catalog of terror, fear, and unpleasantness, as articulated by today's most challenging and exciting writers"--

Aug 21, 2014
Blood games by Neill, Chloe.

Blood games

"While Merit didn't choose to become a vampire or Sentinel of Cadogan House, she vowed to fight for her House and its Master, and she's managed to forge strong alliances with powerful supernaturals across Chicago. But even though Merit has had wild adventures, this may be her deadliest yet.... A killer is stalking Chicago, preying on humans and leaving his victims with magical souvenirs. The CPD hasn't been able to track the assailant, and as the body count rises, the city is running out of opti

Aug 21, 2014
Blindsided by Walsh, Karis

Blindsided

Aug 21, 2014
Bittersweet by McCullough, Colleen, 1937-

Bittersweet

"Returning to the sweeping romantic saga, Colleen McCullough presents a new major work: the story of four unforgettable sisters navigating work, love, and their dreams in 1920s Australia. Because they are two sets of twins, the four Latimer sisters are as close as can be. They are famous throughout New South Wales for their beauty, wit, and ambition, but as they step into womanhood, they are not enthusiastic about the limited prospects life holds for them. Instead, Edda wants to be a doctor, Tuf

Aug 21, 2014
The Big Hit by Harvey, James Neal

The Big Hit

Aug 21, 2014
The brickmaker's bride by Miller, Judith, 1944-

The brickmaker's bride

"In post-Civil War West Virginia, Ewan needs to overcome a bad business deal to save his West Virginia brickmaking operation--and win the heart of the former owner's daughter"--

Aug 21, 2014
The boy who drew monsters - a novel by Donohue, Keith.

The boy who drew monsters - a novel

"Ever since he nearly drowned in the ocean three years earlier,10-year-old Jack Peter Keenan has been deathly afraid to venture outdoors. Refusing to leave his home in a small coastal town in Maine, Jack Peter spends his time drawing monsters. When thosedrawings take on a life of their own, no one is safe from the terror they inspire. His mother, Holly, begins to hear strange sounds in the night coming from the ocean, and she seeks answers from the local Catholic priest and his Japanese housekee

Aug 21, 2014
The Brothers Cabal by Howard, Jonathan L.

The Brothers Cabal

"Horst Cabal has risen from the dead. Again. Horst, the most affable vampire one is ever likely to meet, is resurrected by an occult conspiracy that wants him as a general in a monstrous army. Their plan: to create a country of horrors, a supernatural homeland. As Horst sees the lengths to which they are prepared to go and the evil they cultivate, he realizes that he cannot fight them alone. What he really needs on his side is a sarcastic, amoral, heavily armed necromancer. As luck would have it

Aug 21, 2014
Buttermilk sky by Watson, Jan.

Buttermilk sky

Aug 21, 2014
Butternut summer by McNear, Mary, author.

Butternut summer

When the ex-husband who left her twenty years ago returns, determined to reconnect with his family, Caroline wonders whether to let him back into her life, while their daughter, Daisy, falls in love with a boy her mother disapproves of.

Aug 21, 2014
Chief by McCarty, Monica

Chief

Aug 21, 2014
Blue warrior / A Drone Novel by Maden, Mike.

Blue warrior / A Drone Novel

"A brutal conflict in Mali and an international race for rare elements sets the stage for Troy Pearce and his drone technology to rescue an old friend in this adrenaline-fueled series. Blue Warrior is set in the remote Sahara Desert, where a recently discovered deposit of strategically indispensable Rare Earth Elements (REEs) ignites an international rush to secure them. Standing in the way are the Tuaregs, the fierce tribe of warrior nomads of the desert wasteland, who are fighting for their

Aug 21, 2014
Run - a novel by Grant, Andrew, 1968-

Run - a novel

"For fans of Harlan Coben's Tell No One and Joseph Finder's Paranoia--a high-octane thriller featuring a tech consultant who unwittingly steps into the rabbit hole of corporate cover-ups--and finds that his highly demanding job has suddenly become highlydangerous. From Andrew Grant, the critically acclaimed author hailed by Nelson DeMille as "a little bit of le Carre and Ian Fleming, but with more grit and a sharper edge," comes a thrilling new novel of suspense that hits the ground running whe

Aug 21, 2014
A Quilt for Christmas by Dallas, Sandra.

A Quilt for Christmas

"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 monthsmaking 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 t

Aug 21, 2014
Under the knife by Gerritsen, Tess, author.

Under the knife

When a patient dies, attorney David Ransom sues the surgeon for malpractice, until Dr. Kate Chesne, challenges him to help her uncover the truth--that she has been framed and a killer is stalking the halls of the hospital.

Aug 21, 2014
True by McCarthy, Erin, 1971-

True

"When Rory Macintosh's roommates find out that their studious and shy friend has never been with a guy, they decide that, as an act of kindness they'll help her lose her virginity by hiring confident, tattooed bad boy Tyler Mann to do the job...unbeknownst to Rory. Tyler has told Rory that he's not good enough for her. She's smart, doctor smart, while he's barely scraping by at his EMT program, hoping to pull his younger brothers out of the hell their druggy mother has left them in. But he can't

Aug 21, 2014
Strong Darkness - A Caitlin Strong Novel by Land, Jon

Strong Darkness - A Caitlin Strong Novel

Aug 21, 2014
Spoiled Brats - Stories by Rich, Simon

Spoiled Brats - Stories

Aug 21, 2014
A song for Issy Bradley - a novel by Bray, Carys, author.

A song for Issy Bradley - a novel

"The six members of the Bradley family have always been close. But in the wake of a tragedy that leaves a hole in the very center of their lives, they suddenly find themselves coming apart. Claire, a convert to the Mormon faith, is so shattered by what'shappened that she can't even bring herself to get out of bed. Her husband, Ian, however is more secure in his belief that everything happens for a reason. As a bishop in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he's utterly consumed with

Aug 21, 2014
Truth Be Told by Ryan, Hank Phillippi

Truth Be Told

Aug 21, 2014
Ruth's Journey - The Authorized Novel of Mammy from Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind by McCaig, Donald

Ruth's Journey - The Authorized Novel of Mammy from Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind

Aug 21, 2014
The new annotated H. P. Lovecraft by Lovecraft, H. P. (Howard Phillips), 1890-1937, author.

The new annotated H. P. Lovecraft

Aug 21, 2014
Payoff by Corleone, Douglas.

Payoff

Aug 21, 2014
The Moment of Everything by King, Shelly

The Moment of Everything

Aug 21, 2014
Never trust a pirate by Stuart, Anne (Anne Kristine), author.

Never trust a pirate

A Victorian beauty finds passion...with the man who may have murdered her father.Madeleine Russell, the beautiful daughter of a shipping magnate, counted on marrying a wealthy husband. Then her father's disgrace and death left her with no dowry and no suitor. But Maddy and her sisters fully intend to restore their good name. Their first step: find the villain who framed their family. One of her father's captains, a notorious former pirate, becomes a prime suspect. When Maddy joins the captain's

Aug 21, 2014
One of us by O'Dell, Tawni.

One of us

"From the New York Times bestselling author of Back Roads comes a fast-paced literary thriller about a forensic psychologist forced to face his own demons after discovering his small hometown terrorized by a serial killer. Dr. Sheridan Doyle--a fastidiously groomed and TV-friendly forensic psychologist--is the go-to shrink for the Philadelphia District Attorney's office whenever a twisted killer's mind eludes other experts. But beneath his Armani pinstripes, he's still Danny Doyle, the awkward,

Aug 21, 2014
One Kick by Cain, Chelsea.

One Kick

Kick Lannigan, abducted at age six, goes into a tailspin when a second Amber Alert in a month signals the disappearance of a child in the Portland area.That's when the enigmatic Bishop approaches her with a proposition. He made a fortune as a weapons dealer and now wants to make good by using his resources to rescue abducted children. And he is convinced Kick's experiences and expertise can be mined to help rescue the abductees. Little does Kick know the case will lead directly into her terrifyi

Aug 21, 2014
Once upon a Highland Autumn by Cornwall, Lecia

Once upon a Highland Autumn

Aug 21, 2014
On the edge - a novel by St. Aubyn, Edward, 1960-

On the edge - a novel

"Sabine is the most mercurial woman Peter Thorpe has ever known. Such is his desire for her that he overturns his whole life--his disillusioned merchant-banker's life--and leaves everything behind, not caring that his lover is of no fixed address, nor that his search for her will take him to the beating heart of New Ageism in northern California. Each of his fellow seekers is in hot pursuit of that elusive something (happiness?), and in their eccentric company Peter stumbles across vistas he had

Aug 21, 2014
The Prince's Boy by Bailey, Paul

The Prince's Boy

Aug 21, 2014
The price of inheritance - a novel by Tanabe, Karin.

The price of inheritance - a novel

"A world of big bucks deals and off-the-record promises, the high-end auction industry is a game of the elite. After eight years in the American Furniture department at Christie's, Carolyn Everett is a rising star. The 29-year-old has just sold the most expensive piece of American furniture ever made and four months later, acquires the country's premiere private furniture collection. But one wrong decision and a scandal that rocks Christie's leaves Carolyn unemployed and broken. Desperate to pie

Aug 21, 2014
Robert Kirkman's The walking dead - descent by Bonansinga, Jay R.

Robert Kirkman's The walking dead - descent

"Written by Jay Bonansinga, based on the series created by Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead: Descent follows the events of The Fall of the Governor, and Lily Caul's struggles to rebuild Woodbury after the Governor's shocking demise. Out of the ashes of its dark past, Woodbury, Georgia, becomes an oasis of safety amidst the plague of the walking dead - a town reborn in the wake of its former tyrannical leader, Philip Blake, aka The Governor. Blake's legacy of madness haunts every nook and crann

Aug 21, 2014
Three bargains - a novel by Malik, Tania, author.

Three bargains - a novel

After his drunk, abusive father commits a horrible crime, a twelve-year-old boy in a factory town in India has his life altered forever when his quick mind and focused determination catches the attention of his father's wealthy employer.

Aug 21, 2014
A Thousand Forests in One Acorn - An Anthology of Spanish Language Fiction by Miles, Valerie (EDT)

A Thousand Forests in One Acorn - An Anthology of Spanish Language Fiction

Aug 21, 2014
Sweetness #9 - a novel by Clark, Stephan Eirik.

Sweetness #9 - a novel

"It's 1973, and David Leveraux is a young and ambitious flavor chemist working at a world-renowned flavor-production house. While testing a new artificial sweetener--Sweetness #9--he notices some unsettling side effects in the laboratory rats and monkeys: anxiety, obesity, mutism, and a general dissatisfaction with life. Years later, Sweetness #9 is America's most popular sweetener--and David's family is changing. His wife is gaining weight, his son has stopped using verbs, and his daughter is g

Aug 21, 2014
Sweet by McCarthy, Erin, 1971- author.

Sweet

When college co-ed Jessica crashes with construction worker Riley over the summer to help with his custody hearing, the two begin to fall for each other, but Jessica will need to overcome her fear of rejection in order to truly love.

Aug 21, 2014
Torn by Karr, Kim.

Torn

Dahlia was certain she had found true love and met her "Once in a lifetime" when she reconnected with River. But her world comes crashing down when someone from her past resurfaces, and all of River's carefully hidden secrets are exposed.

Aug 21, 2014
Three wishes - a novel by Moriarty, Liane.

Three wishes - a novel

Lyn, Cat, and Gemma Kettle, beautiful thirty-three-year-old triplets, seem to attract attention everywhere they go. Whenever they're together, laughter, drama, and mayhem seem to follow. But apart, each is very much her own woman, dealing with her own share ofups and downs. Lyn has organized her life into one big checklist, juggling the many balls of work, marriage, and motherhood with expert precision, but is she as together as her datebook would have her seem? Cat has just learned a startling

Aug 21, 2014
The troublemaker next door by Harte, Marie, author.

The troublemaker next door

Flynn McCauley is forced to rely on his nosy brothers and his five-year-old nephew for advice when he falls for next-door neighbor Maddie Gardner, who wants nothing to do with him.

Aug 21, 2014
The undertaking by Magee, Audrey, author.

The undertaking

"In a desperate bid to escape the trenches of the Eastern front, Peter Faber, an ordinary German soldier, marries Katharina Spinell, a woman he has never met, in a marriage of convenience that promises 'honeymoon' leave for him and a pension for her should he die in the war. With ten days' leave secured, Peter visits his new wife in Berlin, and both are surprised by the passion that develops between them. When Peter returns to the horror of the front, it is only the dream of Katharina that susta

Aug 21, 2014
A wedding in Provence - a novel by Sussman, Ellen, 1954-

A wedding in Provence - a novel

"Ellen Sussman, nationally bestselling author of French Lessons, delivers a feast for the senses in A Wedding in Provence--a moving novel of love, forgiveness, and trust, set among the beaches and vineyards of southern France. When Olivia and Brody drive up to their friend's idyllic inn--nestled in a valley in the Mediterranean town of Cassis--they know they've chosen the perfect spot for their wedding. The ceremony will be held in the lush garden, and the reception will be a small party of only

Aug 21, 2014
The yips by Barker, Nicola, 1966-

The yips

Storm clouds are gathering above the bar of the less-than-exclusive Thistle Hotel. Stuart Ransom, a jet-setting, supermodel-chasing pro golfer with an extravagant ego and a career nearing the end of a spectacular decline, is drinking his way through the night. Desperate for attention, he strikes up free-flowing conversations with anyone who will listen. But as he banters with Jen, the impish barmaid with a talent for telling tall tales rivaled only by Stuart's own, the night takes an extraordina

Aug 21, 2014
Saint Brigid's Bones - A Celtic Adventure by Freeman, Philip

Saint Brigid's Bones - A Celtic Adventure

Aug 21, 2014
Sister golden hair by Steinke, Darcey.

Sister golden hair

"When Jesse's family moves to Roanoke, Virginia, in the summer of 1972, she's 12 years old and already mindful of the schism between innocence and femininity, the gap between childhood and the adult world. Her father, a former pastor, cycles through spiritual disciplines as quickly as he cycles through jobs. Her mother is dissatisfied, glumly fetishizing the Kennedys and anyone else that symbolizes status and wealth. The residents of the Bent Tree housing development may not hold what Jesse is l

Aug 21, 2014
The sign painter - a novel by Bunn, T. Davis, 1952-

The sign painter - a novel

"Amy Dowell had always considered herself a very good mother. But when she loses her husband to illness and her home to debt, she finds herself and her young daughter Kimberly living on the streets as she struggles to find a job that will get them back on their feet again. When Amy meets Lucy Watts, the pastor in charge of the church program that fed Amy and Kimberly their latest meal, Lucy sets them up in temporary housing and gives her a lead on a job painting signs for a local auto dealership

Aug 21, 2014
Ship of the dead by Campbell, John L. (Investigator)

Ship of the dead

Aug 21, 2014
Winter Street by Hilderbrand, Elin

Winter Street

Aug 21, 2014
The Wedding Vow - A Save the Date Novel- The Billionaire's Demand by Connelly, Cara

The Wedding Vow - A Save the Date Novel- The Billionaire's Demand

Aug 21, 2014
Zombies and calculus by Adams, Colin Conrad.

Zombies and calculus

"How can calculus help you survive the zombie apocalypse? Colin Adams, humor columnist for the Mathematical Intelligencer and one of today's most outlandish and entertaining popular math writers, demonstrates how in this zombie adventure novel.Zombies and Calculus is the account of Craig Williams, a math professor at a small liberal arts college in New England, who, in the middle of a calculus class, finds himself suddenly confronted by a late-arriving student whose hunger is not for knowledge.

Aug 21, 2014
When she was good - best lesbian erotica by

When she was good - best lesbian erotica

Aug 20, 2014
The vintner's daughter - a novel by Harnisch, Kristen, author.

The vintner's daughter - a novel

Loire Valley, 1895. When seventeen-year-old Sara Thibault's father is killed in a mudslide, her mother sells their vineyard to a rival family whose eldest son marries Sara's sister, Lydia. But a violent tragedy compels Sara and her sister to flee to New York, forcing Sara to put aside her dream to follow in her father's footsteps as a master winemaker. Meanwhile, Philippe Lemieux has arrived in California with the ambition of owning the largest vineyard in Napa by 1900. When he receives word of

Aug 20, 2014