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1984 by Orwell, George, 1903-1950.

1984

In a grim city and a terrifying country, where Big Brother is always Watching You and the Thought Police can practically read your mind, Winston is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. He knows the Party's official image of the world is a fluid fiction. He knows the Party controls the people by feeding them lies and narrowing their imaginations through a process of bewilderment and brutalization that alienates each individual from his fellows and deprives

Nov 26, 2014
Act like a success, think like a success - discovering your gift and the way to life's riches by Harvey, Steve, 1956- author.

Act like a success, think like a success - discovering your gift and the way to life's riches

Steve Harvey tells you how to achieve your dreams using the gift you already have. Every one of us was born with a gift endowed by our creators - something you do the best at with very little effort. While it can be like someone else's, your gift is yours alone. No one can take it away. You are the only one who can use it - or waste it.Steve shows how that gift holds your greatest chance at success, and the fulfillment of your life's mission and purpose. He helps you learn to define your gift -

Nov 26, 2014
Always watching a novel by Stevens, Chevy.

Always watching a novel

In the lockdown ward of a psychiatric hospital, Dr. Nadine Lavoie is in her element. But Nadine doesn't want to look too closely at her own past because there are whole chunks of her life that are black holes. When a distraught woman is brought into the Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit after a suicide attempt, Nadine gently coaxes her story out of her--and learns of some troubling parallels to her own life. Then the unthinkable happens, and Nadine realizes that danger is closer to home than she e

Nov 21, 2014
An unwilling accomplice by Todd, Charles, author.

An unwilling accomplice

World War I Battlefield nurse Bess Crawford's career is in jeopardy when a murder is committed on her watch. Home on leave, Bess Crawford is asked to accompany a wounded soldier confined to a wheelchair to Buckingham Palace, where he's to be decorated by the King. The next morning when Bess goes to collect Wilkins, he has vanished. Both the Army and the nursing service hold Bess negligent for losing the war hero, and there will be an inquiry. Then comes disturbing word from the Shropshire police

Nov 21, 2014
Animal farm by Orwell, George, 1903-1950.

Animal farm

In this satire of the Russian Revolution, Manor Farm is transformed into Animal Farm, a democracy proclaiming All Animals Are Created Equal. After totalitarian rule is re-established, the reality becomes But Some Animals Are More Equal Than Others.

Nov 26, 2014
Anna Karenina by Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910.

Anna Karenina

Rebellious Anna falls deeply and passionately in love with the handsome Count Vronsky. When she refuses to conduct the discreet affair that her cold, ambitious husband -- and Russian high society -- would condone, she is doomed. Set against the tragic love of Anna and Vronsky, the plight of the melancholy nobleman Konstantine Levin unfolds. In doubt about the meaning of life -- a mirror of Tolstoy's own spiritual crisis -- Konstantine is haunted by thoughts of suicide.

Nov 26, 2014
Archangel's storm by Singh, Nalini, 1977-

Archangel's storm

When the archangel Neha's consort is murdered, Jason, Raphael's spymaster, must earn Neha's trust in order to catch the killer, even if it means working with the princess Mahiya, a women with dangerous secrets who trusts no one.

Nov 21, 2014
Atlas shrugged by Rand, Ayn.

Atlas shrugged

In a scrap heap within an abandoned factory, the greatest invention in history lies dormant and unused. By what fatal error has its value gone unrecognized? In defense of those greastest of human qulaities that have made civilization possible, one man sets out to show what would happen to the world if all the heroes of innovation and industry went on strike. Is he a destroyer or a liberator?

Nov 26, 2014
Balancing act by Michaels, Fern.

Balancing act

All she can be: Rita Bellamy has had enviable success as an author, but it came at the expense of her marriage. Now she's starting over in a small lakeside cottage, slowly rebuilding the confidence that was shattered. But is the younger man next door a fun, frivolous diversion or something much more?

Nov 21, 2014
Billy Budd by Melville, Herman, 1819-1891, author.

Billy Budd

In 1797, young Billy Budd is impressed into naval service. It is a perilous time for a British Royal Navy still reeling from mutinies and marauding French ships. When Billy is forcibly transferred to HMS Bellipotent, he evokes the wrath of John Claggart, the ship's Master-at-arms. Claggart falsely accuses Billy of conspiracy to mutiny, a charge that will have a profound effect on the fates of both seamen.

Nov 26, 2014
Burn by Barr, Nevada.

Burn

Anna Pigeon, a Ranger with the National Park Service, is on administrative leave from her job as she recovers from the traumas of the past couple of months -- while the physical wounds have healed, the emotional ones are still healing. With her new husband busy and back at work, Anna decides to go to stay with an old friend from the Park Service, Geneva, who works as a singer at the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park. Anna isn't in town long before she crosses paths with a tenant of Geneva'

Nov 26, 2014
Burn by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Burn

At last, Detective Michael Bennett and his family are coming home to New York City. Back in the city that never sleeps, Bennett takes over a chaotic Outreach Squad in Harlem, where he receives an unusual call: a man claims to have seen a group of well-dressed men holding a bizarre party in a condemned building. With no clear crime or evidence, Bennett dismisses the report. But when a charred body is found in that very same building, he is forced to take the demented caller seriously.

Nov 21, 2014
Charmed by his love by Chapman, Janet.

Charmed by his love

When mysterious newcomer Duncan MacKeage reveals his determination to take care of her and her family, widowed single mother Peg Thompson is afraid to give her heart to him, concerned that her family curse will cause him harm.

Nov 21, 2014
Clam wake by Daheim, Mary, author.

Clam wake

With the holidays gone and Hillside Manor almost empty, Innkeeper Judith McMonigle Flynn has a bad case of the blues. A housesitting stint at her aunt and uncle's retirement home on Whoopee Island with cousin Renie seems like the ideal pick-me-up. Surrounded by retirees in the off-season sounds peaceful and pleasant--or so the duo thinks. But it isn't long before a dead body pops up in their vicinity. Not surprising in an area full of older folks-until they learn it wasn't a bad ticker that did

Nov 21, 2014
Dead but not forgotten by Harris, Charlaine

Dead but not forgotten

Nov 20, 2014
Deadline by Sandford, John, 1944 February 23- author.

Deadline

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

Nov 21, 2014
Desert god by Smith, Wilbur A., author.

Desert god

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

Nov 21, 2014
Don't tell a soul by Rosenfelt, David.

Don't tell a soul

Tim Wallace's wife died in a boating accident several months ago. Tim was the only eye witness, and one New Jersey cop is sure he killed her.

Nov 26, 2014
Family pictures a novel by Green, Jane, 1968-

Family pictures a novel

The lives to two women who live on opposite coasts are connected in ways they never could have imagined. When a shocking secret is exposed, their lives are blown apart. As dark secrets from the past reveal themselves, will these two be able to learn to forgive, for the sake of their children, if not for themselves?

Nov 21, 2014
Fever by Banks, Maya.

Fever

Jace Crestwell, Ash McIntyre, and Gabe Hamilton have been best friends and successful business partners for years. They're powerful, they're imposing, they're irresistibly sexy, and Jace and Ash share everything, including their women. When they meet Bethany, Jace begins to feel things he's never experienced before: jealousy and a powerful obsession that threatens him, overwhelms him, and excites him beyond control. Jace isn't sharing Bethany with anyone. He's determined to be the only man in he

Nov 21, 2014
Food - a love story by Gaffigan, Jim, author, narrator.

Food - a love story

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

Nov 21, 2014
Forbidden sister by Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)

Forbidden sister

Emmie Wilcox was only six when her sister, Roxy, was thrown out. Their stern father left no room for rebellion, and Roxy was continually defiant and rebellious. Emmie is obedient, respectful. Two sisters, total opposites, yet Emmie is secretly obsessed with the mystery and imposed silence surrounding Roxy: What had she finally done to deserve being cast out of her home? Sometimes she fantasizes that she is more like Roxy than she appears.

Nov 21, 2014
Found by Coben, Harlan, 1962- author.

Found

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

Nov 26, 2014
Full measure - a novel by Parker, T. Jefferson, author.

Full measure - a novel

Patrick Norris has seen the worst that Afghanistan has to offer-excruciating heat, bitter cold, and death waiting behind every rock as comrades are blown to pieces by bombs and snipers. He returns home exhilarated by his new freedom and eager to realize his dream of a sport fishing business. But he is shocked to learn that the avocado ranch his family has owned for generations in the foothills of San Diego has been destroyed by a massive wildfire and the parents he loves are facing ruin. Ted Nor

Nov 21, 2014
Gray Mountain by Grisham, John, author.

Gray Mountain

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

Nov 21, 2014
Her last whisper - a novel by Robards, Karen, author.

Her last whisper - a novel

The last time criminal psychology expert Dr. Charlotte "Charlie" Stone helped capture a serial killer, it was nearly the last thing she ever did. Now she's determined to stick to research--and leave risk-taking to the law. But when dangerous duty calls, she can't refuse. And there's no greater danger than the Cinderella Killer, a charming predator who lures beautiful, single women to their deaths. FBI agent Lena Kaminsky fears her missing sister has fallen prey to the seductive psychopath, and d

Nov 21, 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.

Nov 21, 2014
Hush by Robards, Karen

Hush

Nov 20, 2014
I left my heart by Macomber, Debbie.

I left my heart

In "A friend or two," Elizabeth, an East Coast heiress, takes a job as a waitress; and in "No competition," Shayne Reynolds pursues local artist Carrie Lockett for more than her art.

Nov 21, 2014
Iced by Moning, Karen Marie.

Iced

Dani O'Malley uses her rare talents and the powerful Sword of Light to survive Dark Fae attacks in Dublin, where she is also challenged by a murderous former friend and by the head of the police force who covets her sword.

Nov 26, 2014
Invincible by Palmer, Diana, author.

Invincible

He's everything she fears ... and everything she wants. Mercenary by name and by nature, Carson is a Lakota Sioux who stays to himself and never keeps women around long enough for anything emotional to develop. But working with his friend Cash Grier on a complex murder investigation provides Carson with another kind of fun-shocking Cash's sweet-but-traditional secretary, Carlie Blair, with tales of his latest conquests. Then Carlie lands in deep trouble. She saw something she shouldn't have, and

Nov 21, 2014
Just one kiss by Mallery, Susan.

Just one kiss

Falling for Justice Garrett was a high point in Patience McGraw's otherwise awkward adolescence. Even after he disappeared, Patience never forgot the boy who captured her heart. Now, he's back in Fool's Gold, California, and her passion for him is as strong as ever. When bodyguard Justice Garrett was a young man, witness protection brought him to this idyllic town and he never forgot its warmth, or the sweet beauty of his childhood friend.

Nov 21, 2014
Killer ambition by Clark, Marcia.

Killer ambition

When the daughter of a billionaire Hollywood director is found murdered after what appears to be a kidnapping gone wrong, Los Angeles Special Trials prosecutor Rachel Knight and Detective Bailey Keller find themselves at the epicenter of a combustible and high-profile court case.

Nov 21, 2014
Leaving time - a novel by Picoult, Jodi, 1966- author.

Leaving time - a novel

For more than a decade, Jenna Metcalf has searched for her mother, Alice, who mysteriously disappeared after a tragic accident. Desperate to find the truth, Jenna enlists two unlikely allies in her quest. Serenity Jones is a psychic who rose to fame finding missing persons. Virgil Stanhope is a jaded private detective who originally investigated Alice's case. As they work together to uncover the truth, they realize that in asking hard questions, they'll have to face even harder answers.

Nov 21, 2014
Les misérables by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885.

Les misérables

Trying to forget his past and live an honest life, escaped convict Jean Valjean risks his freedom to take care of a motherless young girl during a period of political unrest in Paris.

Nov 26, 2014
Life of Pi a novel by Martel, Yann.

Life of Pi a novel

Pi Patel, having spent an idyllic childhood in Pondicherry, India, as the son of a zookeeper, sets off with his family at the age of sixteen to start anew in Canada, but his life takes a marvelous turn when their ship sinks in the Pacific, leaving him adrift on a raft with a 450-pound Bengal tiger for company.

Nov 26, 2014
Lila - a novel by Robinson, Marilynne, author.

Lila - a novel

Lila, homeless and alone after years of roaming the countryside, steps inside a small-town Iowa church -- the only available shelter from the rain -- and ignites a romance and a debate that will reshape her life. She becomes the wife of a minister and widower, John Ames, and begins a new existence while trying to make sense of the days that preceded her newfound security. Neglected as a toddler, Lila was rescued by Doll, a canny young drifter, and brought up by her in a hardscrabble childhood of

Nov 21, 2014
Moonshell Beach by Ross, JoAnn.

Moonshell Beach

J.T. Douchett has returned home to shut out the world and escape the memories from his final mission as a Marine that haunt him. When he reluctantly agrees to provide security for a town event, the last thing he expects is to experience unbidden feelings for Irish movie star Mary Joyce. Mary has surprised everyone--including herself--by accepting an invitation to a film festival in Shelter Bay. The Oregon coastal town immediately charms her, and an even larger surprise is encountering the stoic

Nov 21, 2014
Moriarty by Horowitz, Anthony

Moriarty

Nov 20, 2014
Mr. Miracle - a Christmas novel by Macomber, Debbie, author.

Mr. Miracle - a Christmas novel

Addie and her next-door neighbor, Erich, are like night and day. Growing up, he was popular and outgoing while she was rebellious and headstrong, and he never missed an opportunity to tease her. Now she intends to avoid him entirely, yet when they're suddenly forced to spend Christmas together, Addie braces for trouble. Perhaps it's the spirit of the season or the magic of mistletoe, but Addie and Erich soon find they have more in common than they thought - and that two people who seem so wrong

Nov 21, 2014
Only time will tell a novel by Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-

Only time will tell a novel

"From the popular author of Kane and Abel and A Prisoner of Birth comes the story of one family across generations, across oceans, from heartbreak to triumph. The epic tale of Harry Clifton's life begins in 1920, with the words, "I was told that my father was killed in the war." A dock worker in Bristol, Harry never knew his father, but he learns about life on the docks from his uncle who expects Harry to join him at the shipyard once he's left school. But then his unexpected gift wins him a sch

Nov 21, 2014
Outlaw by Dekker, Ted, 1962- author.

Outlaw

A father and his son leave Atlanta for Australia and find themselves taken as slaves by a savage, unknown jungle tribe.

Nov 26, 2014
Paris match by Woods, Stuart, author.

Paris match

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

Nov 21, 2014
Sea Glass Island by Woods, Sherryl.

Sea Glass Island

With her two younger sisters heading for the altar, will Samantha Castle exchange old dreams for new ones? Lately she'd rather be on the North Carolina coast with family than in New York with agents and actors. Though she vows not to let her teenage crush on Ethan Cole influence her decision, it's hard to ignore her feelings for the local war hero. Ethan lost more than his leg in Afghanistan. He lost his belief in love. Even being surrounded by couples intent on capturing happily-ever-after won'

Nov 21, 2014
Seventh grave and no body by Jones, Darynda, author.

Seventh grave and no body

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

Nov 26, 2014
Severed souls by Goodkind, Terry, author.

Severed souls

Enter the unique world of Terry Goodkind. A world of high adventure, brilliant storytelling, and people you will never forget. A sweeping novel of Richard Rahl, Kahlan Amnell, and their world.

Nov 21, 2014
Something wicked by Jackson, Lisa.

Something wicked

Some refer to it as the Colony. To others, it's a cult. But few locals in the Oregon coastal hamlet of Deception Bay have ever been invited to the inner sanctum of Siren Song. Now there are disturbing rumors about the Colony, its matriarch, and a long history of bitter secrets-but you can never stop it. Death has come to Siren Song before. But this time there will be no refuge and no remorse. For everything born in wickedness must die that way, and a killer will not rest until he has claimed the

Nov 21, 2014
The 6th extinction - a Sigma Force novel by Rollins, James, 1961- author.

The 6th extinction - a Sigma Force novel

A remote military research station in Utah sends out a frantic distress call, ending with a chilling final command: Kill us all! Personnel from the neighboring base rush in to discover everyone already dead - and not just the scientists, but every living thing for fifty square miles has been annihilated. The land is entirely sterile-and the blight is spreading. To halt the inevitable, Commander Gray Pierce and Sigma must unravel a threat that rises out of the distant past, to a time when Antarct

Nov 21, 2014
The 9th girl by Hoag, Tami.

The 9th girl

On a frigid New year's Eve in Minneapolis, a young woman's brutalized body falls from the trunk of a car into the path of oncoming traffic. Questions as to whether she was alive or dead when she hit the icy pavement result in her macabre nickname, Zombie Doe. Unidentified and unidentifiable, she is the ninth nameless female victim of the year, and homicide detectives Sam Kovac and Nikki Liska are charged with the task of not only finding out who Zombie Doe is but who in her life hated her enough

Nov 21, 2014
The betrayed by Graham, Heather, author.

The betrayed

One night, New York FBI agent Aiden Mahoney receives a visitor in a dream, an old friend named Richard Highsmith. The very next day he's sent to Sleepy Hollow because Richard's gone missing there. Maureen "Mo" Deauville now lives in the historic town and works with her dog, Rollo, to search for missing people. She's actually the one to find Richard, or more precisely his head, stuck on a statue of the legendary Headless Horseman. Mo and Aiden, a new member of the Krewe of Hunters, the FBI's unit

Nov 21, 2014
The first prophet by Hooper, Kay.

The first prophet

Months ago, Sarah Gallagher woke from a coma with psychic abilities she couldn't control. They changed her life and cost her the man she loved. And now, someone is playing games with Sarah's mind. It begins with an act of arson that draws novelist Tucker Mackenzie into Sarah's confidence. But he has other reasons for pursuing a woman who can see what others can't. So does a mysterious enemy intent on eliminating Sarah and everyone she cares about.

Nov 21, 2014
The fortune hunter - a novel by Goodwin, Daisy, author.

The fortune hunter - a novel

Empress Elizabeth of Austria, known as "Sisi," is the Princess Diana of nineteenth-century Europe. Famously beautiful, as captured in a portrait with diamond stars in her hair, she is unfulfilled in her marriage to the older Emperor Franz Joseph. Sisi has spent years evading the stifling formality of royal life on her private train or yacht or, whenever she can, on the back of a horse. Captain Bay Middleton is dashing, young, and the finest horseman in England. He is also impoverished, with no h

Nov 21, 2014
The groom says yes by Maxwell, Cathy, author.

The groom says yes

Sabrina Davidson, dutiful daughter, avowed spinster, thought she'd secured a place for herself in Aberfeldy society -- until her hard-earned acceptance of her fate is challenged by the arrival of Cormac Enright, earl of Ballin, trained physician, soldier of fortune, and convicted felon. A prim and proper miss was the last thing he needed...Mac is determined to clear his name, but first he has to find the man whose testimony sentenced him to a hangman's noose. Of course, Robert Davidson is missin

Nov 21, 2014
The long way home by Penny, Louise, author.

The long way home

Happily retired in the village of Three Pines, Armand Gamache, former Chief Inspector of Homicide with the Su^rete du Quebec, has found a peace he'd only imagined possible. On warm summer mornings he sits on a bench holding a small book, The Balm in Gilead, in his large hands. "There is a balm in Gilead," his neighbor Clara Morrow reads from the dust jacket, "to make the wounded whole." While Gamache doesn't talk about his wounds and his balm, Clara tells him about hers. Peter, her artist husban

Nov 21, 2014
The lost key by Coulter, Catherine, author.

The lost key

New FBI agent Nicholas Drummond and his partner, Mike Caine, are called to investigate a stabbing. In their investigation, they discover that the victim had devoted his life to discovering the whereabouts of a missing WW I U-boat hiding a stash of gold. When the victim's adult children disappear, the search for them takes them on an international manhunt, involving an eccentric billionaire industrialist with his own plans for the lost gold, and for creating a weapon of mass destruction.

Nov 26, 2014
The night is watching by Graham, Heather.

The night is watching

The dead of night ... The town of Lily, Arizona, has its share of Old West history and mystery. It's also home to the Gilded Lily, a former theater ... and bawdy house. These days, it offers theatrical productions geared to tourists, but the recent discovery of a skull, a real skull, among the props and costumes has shaken everyone up. So, who do you call? The Krewe of Hunters, a special FBI unit of paranormal investigators. In this case, it's agent Jane Everett. Jane's also a talented artist wh

Nov 21, 2014
The silver linings playbook by Quick, Matthew, 1973-

The silver linings playbook

Poignant story of how one man regains his memory and comes to terms with the magnitude of his wife's betrayal. During the years he spends in a neural health facility, Pat Peoples formulates a theory about silver linings: he believes his life is a movie produced by God, his mission is to become physically fit and emotionally supportive, and his happy ending will be the return of his estranged wife, Nikki. When Pat goes to live with his parents, everything seems changed: no one will talk to him ab

Nov 26, 2014
The violinist's thumb and other lost tales of love, war, and genius, as written by our genetic code by Kean, Sam.

The violinist's thumb and other lost tales of love, war, and genius, as written by our genetic code

Explores the wonders of the magical building block of life: DNA. There are genes to explain crazy cat ladies, why other people have no fingerprints, and why some people survive nuclear bombs.

Nov 26, 2014
The walking dead the road to Woodbury by Kirkman, Robert.

The walking dead the road to Woodbury

The zombie plague unleashes its horrors on the suburbs of Atlanta without warning, pitting the living against the dead. Caught in the mass exodus, Lilly Caul struggles to survive in a series of ragtag encampments and improvised shelters. But the Walkers are multiplying. Dogged by their feral hunger for flesh and crippled by fear, Lilly relies on the protection of good Samaritans by seeking refuge in a walled-in town once known as Woodbury, Georgia. At first, Woodbury seems like a perfect sanctua

Nov 26, 2014
The war of the worlds by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946.

The war of the worlds

An intellectually superior race from Mars invades Earth with plans to take over the planet.

Nov 26, 2014
Thief by Sullivan, Mark

Thief

Nov 20, 2014
Through the evil days - a Clare Fergusson/Russ van Alstyne mystery by Spencer-Fleming, Julia, author.

Through the evil days - a Clare Fergusson/Russ van Alstyne mystery

On a frigid January night, Chief of Police Russ Van Alstyne and Reverend Clare Fergusson are called to the scene of a raging fire that quickly becomes a double homicide and kidnapping. Which is the very last thing Russ needs. Currently he's struggling with the prospect of impending fatherhood. And his new wife is not at all happy with his proposal for their long-delayed honeymoon: a week in an ice-fishing cabin. The vestry of St. Alban's Church has called for the bishop to investigate Clare's "u

Nov 26, 2014
We are all completely beside ourselves by Fowler, Karen Joy.

We are all completely beside ourselves

Meet the Cooke family: mother and dad, brother Lowell, sister Fern, and our narrator, Rosemary, who begins her story in the middle. She has her reasons. "I spent the first eighteen years of my life defined by this one fact: I was raised with a chimpanzee," she tells us. "It's never going to be the first thing I share with someone. I tell you Fern was a chimp and already you aren't thinking of her as my sister. But until Fern's expulsion, I'd scarcely known a moment alone. She was my twin, my fun

Nov 21, 2014
What doesn't kill you a novel by Johansen, Iris.

What doesn't kill you a novel

When CIA operative Catherine Ling's old friend Hu Chang creates something so deadly, and completely untraceable, the chase is on to be the first to get it. With rogue operative John Gallo also on the hunt, Catherine finds herself pitted against a group so villainous and a man so evil that she may not survive the quest to protect those she cares about.

Nov 26, 2014
When snow falls by Novak, Brenda.

When snow falls

After growing up in cheap motels, moving from town to town with her sister and mother, Cheyenne Christensen is grateful to be on her own. She's grateful, too, for the friends she found once her family settled in California. But she's troubled by the mystery of her earliest memories, most of which feature a smiling blonde woman. A woman who isn't her mother. Although Cheyenne has repeatedly asked for explanations, the people who could help aren't talking. Cheyenne is set on finding answers, but w

Nov 26, 2014
Wicked ways by Jackson, Lisa

Wicked ways

Nov 20, 2014
Winter Street by Hilderbrand, Elin, author.

Winter Street

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

Nov 21, 2014
Woman with a gun by Margolin, Phillip

Woman with a gun

Nov 20, 2014
You know who killed me by Estleman, Loren D.

You know who killed me

Nov 20, 2014