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The rocks a novel by Nichols, Peter, 1950-

The rocks a novel

What was the mysterious, catastrophic event that drove two honeymooners apart so suddenly and absolutely in 1948 that they never spoke again despite living on the same island for sixty more years? Centered around a popular seaside resort club and its community, The Rocks is a double love story that begins with a mystery, then moves backward in time, era by era, to unravel what really happened decades earlier.

Aug 31, 2015
Rising strong by Brown, Brené.

Rising strong

The physics of vulnerability is simple: If we are brave enough often enough, we will fall. The author of the Number One New York Times bestsellers Daring Greatly and The Gifts of Imperfection tells us what it takes to get back up, and how owning our stories of disappointment, failure, and heartbreak gives us the power to write a daring new ending.

Aug 31, 2015
The revenant - a novel of revenge by Punke, Michael, author.

The revenant - a novel of revenge

The year is 1823, and the trappers of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company live a brutal frontier life. Trapping beaver, they contend daily with the threat of Indian tribes turned warlike over the white men's encroachment on their land. Hugh Glass is among the Company's finest men, an experienced frontiersman and an expert tracker. But when a scouting mission puts him face-to-face with a grizzly bear, he is viciously mauled and not expected to survive.

Aug 31, 2015
Point of origin - a Scarpetta novel by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels, author.

Point of origin - a Scarpetta novel

The clues to a series of remorseless killings go up in smoke--and only Kay Scarpetta can find them.

Aug 31, 2015
On his own terms a life of Nelson Rockefeller by Smith, Richard Norton, 1953-

On his own terms a life of Nelson Rockefeller

Aug 31, 2015
No such person by Cooney, Caroline B., author.

No such person

"Miranda Allerdon is a dreamer, floating her way through life. Her sister Lander is older, focused, and determined to succeed. As the girls and their parents begin another summer at their cottage on the Connecticut River, Lander plans to start medical school in the fall, and Miranda feels cast in her shadow. When the Allerdons become entangled in an unimaginable tragedy, the playing field is suddenly leveled. As facts are revealed, the significance of what has happened weighs heavily on all. How

Aug 31, 2015
The library at Mount Char by Hawkins, Scott.

The library at Mount Char

Carolyn's not so different from the other human beings around her. She's sure of it. She likes guacamole and cigarettes and steak. She knows how to use a phone. She even remembers what clothes are for. After all, she was a normal American herself, once. That was a long time ago, of course--before the time she calls "adoption day," when she and a dozen other children found themselves being raised by a man they learned to call Father.

Aug 31, 2015
Secondhand souls by Moore, Christopher, 1957-

Secondhand souls

Something really strange is happening in the City by the Bay. People are dying, but their souls are not being collected. Someone-or something-is stealing them and no one knows where they are going, or why, but it has something to do with that big orange bridge. Death Merchant Charlie Asher is just as flummoxed as everyone else. He's trapped in the body of a fourteen-inch-tall "meat puppet" waiting for his Buddhist nun girlfriend, Audrey, to find him a suitable new body to play host.

Aug 31, 2015
The solomon curse by Cussler, Clive.

The solomon curse

The outstanding new Fargo adventure from the #1 New York Times bestselling author. There are many rumors about the bay off Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands. Some say it was the site of the lost empire of the Solomon king and that great treasure lies beneath the waters. Others say terrible things happened here, atrocities and disappearances at the hands of cannibal giants, and those who venture there do not return. It is cursed. Which is exactly what attracts the attention of husband-and-wife t

Aug 31, 2015
The taming of the queen by Gregory, Philippa.

The taming of the queen

Kateryn Parr, 30 year old widow in a secret affair with a new lover, has no choice when a man old enough to be her father who has buried four wives, King Henry VIII, commands her to marry him. Kateryn has no doubt about the danger she faces: the previous queen lasted sixteen months, the one before barely half a year. But Henry adores his new bride and Kateryn's trust in him grows as she unites the royal family, creates a radical study circle at the heart of the court, and rules the kingdom.

Aug 31, 2015
Late eclipses - an October Daye novel by McGuire, Seanan author

Late eclipses - an October Daye novel

Toby learns that an old friend is in dire trouble. Lily, Lady of the Tea Gardens, has been struck down by a mysterious, seemingly impossible illness, leaving her fiefdom undefended. Struggling to find a way to save Lily and her subjects, Toby must confront her own past as an enemy she thought was gone forever raises her head once more.

Aug 31, 2015
Lunch with Buddha - a novel by Merullo, Roland author

Lunch with Buddha - a novel

A novel about family, open-minded spirituality, and the American road, Lunch with Buddha accompanies the characters from Breakfast with Buddha as they move further along the path toward lasting peace of mind. Facing one of life's greatest emotional challenges, Otto Ringling takes comfort in a loving family and offbeat lessons from the eccentric spiritual teacher Volya Rinpoche.

Aug 31, 2015
'Til the well runs dry - a novel by Francis-Sharma, Lauren author

'Til the well runs dry - a novel

On an island rich with laughter, Calypso, Carnival, cricket, beaches and salty air, sweet fruits and spicy stews, the novel follows Marcia and Farouk from their amusing and passionate courtship through personal and historical events that threaten Marcia's secret, entangle the couple and their children in a scandal, and endanger the future for all of them.

Aug 31, 2015
Woman who walked in sunshine by Smith, Alexander McCall

Woman who walked in sunshine

Aug 31, 2015
Longing by Balogh, Mary.

Longing

The illegitimate daughter of an English lord, Sian Jones abandoned her heritage to live in a stalwart coal mining community in South Wales. Empowered by their cause, she's engaged to be married to the leader of a revolutionary movement that is bracing itself against the tyranny of English mine owners. But Sian's principles are unexpectedly shaken when she accepts a job as governess under Alexander Hyatt, the mysterious Marquess of Craille, the oppressive symbol of everything she has come to resi

Aug 31, 2015
The man in the high castle by Dick, Philip K. author

The man in the high castle

It's America in 1962--where slavery is legal and the few surviving Jews hide anxiously under assumed names. All because the Axis won World War II and America is now occupied jointly by Nazi Germany and Japan.

Aug 31, 2015
The murderer's daughter - a novel by Kellerman, Jonathan author

The murderer's daughter - a novel

A brilliant, deeply dedicated psychologist, Grace Blades has a gift for treating troubled souls and tormented psyches--perhaps because she bears her own invisible scars: Only five years old when she witnessed her parents' death in a bloody murder-suicide, Grace took refuge in her fierce intellect and found comfort in the loving couple who adopted her. But even as an adult with an accomplished professional life, Grace still has a dark, secret side. When her two worlds shockingly converge, Grace's

Aug 31, 2015
My struggle. Book two, A man in love by Knausgård, Karl Ove, 1968-

My struggle. Book two, A man in love

Having left his first wife, Karl Ove Knausgaard moves to Stockholm, Sweden, where he leads a solitary existence. He strikes up a deep friendship with another exiled Norwegian, a Nietzschean intellectual and boxing fanatic named Geir. He also tracks down Linda, whom he met at a writers' workshop a few years earlier and who fascinated him deeply.

Aug 31, 2015
The nature of the beast by Penny, Louise, author

The nature of the beast

Hardly a day goes by when nine year old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. From alien invasions, to walking trees, to winged beasts in the woods, to dinosaurs spotted in the village of Three Pines, his tales are so extraordinary no one can possibly believe him. Including Armand and Reine-Marie Gamache, who now live in the little Quebec village. But when the boy disappears, the villagers are faced with the possibility that one of his tall tales might have been true.

Aug 31, 2015
Novel habits of happiness by Smith, Alexander McCall

Novel habits of happiness

Aug 31, 2015