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Drawing dead by Vachss, Andrew H., author.

Drawing dead

"The man known only as Cross and his skilled team of urban mercenaries are back (Blackjack, Urban Renewal), but this time they are on the defensive as they receive a series of cryptic messages. The question is, are they being warned or hunted? A VINTAGE CRIME/BLACK LIZARD ORIGINAL. Chicago the reigning number one city in homicides has no shortage of deadly gangs. They all know the Cross Crew occupies a cinderblock bunker called Red 71, and it's the last place you'll ever want to go, unless you'r

May 3, 2016
Dirty by Scott, Kylie, author.

Dirty

"Love--on the rocks...The last thing Vaughan Hewson expects to find when he returns to his childhood home is a broken hearted bride in his shower, let alone the drama and chaos that come with her. Lydia Green doesn't know whether to scream or cry in a corner. Discovering the love of your life is having an affair on your wedding day is bad enough. Finding out it's with his best man is another thing all together. Just when this runaway bride has nowhere left to turn, a handsome stranger offers her

May 3, 2016
The bricks that built the houses by Tempest, Kate.

The bricks that built the houses

"Becky, Harry, and Leon are leaving London in a fourth-hand Ford with a suitcase full of stolen money, in a mess of tangled loyalties and impulses. But can they truly leave the city that's in their bones?....Rich in character and restless in perspective, driven by ethics and empathy, it asks-and seeks to answer-how best to live with and love one another." -- page [2] book jacket.

May 3, 2016
The birds by Vesaas, Tarjei, 1897-1970, author.

The birds

May 3, 2016
The assistants - a novel by Perri, Camille, author.

The assistants - a novel

When a technical error at a multinational media conglomerate gives a financially strapped veteran employee a chance to pay off her student loans in ways the company will never notice, she embarks on a downward spiral involving other employees with crushing debts and fewer scruples.

May 3, 2016
Born on a Tuesday - a novel by John, Elnathan, 1982-

Born on a Tuesday - a novel

In the far reaches of northwestern Nigeria, Dantala lives among a gang of street boys that are paid by the Small Party to cause trouble during the election. When their attempt to burn down the opposition's headquarters ends in disaster, Dantala must run for his life, leaving his best friend behind. He ends up at a mosque in a motor park where he soon becomes a favored apprentice to the mosque's Sheikh. He is assigned a roommate name Jibril, and a friendship develops as the boys trade language sk

May 3, 2016
Blood defense by Clark, Marcia, author.

Blood defense

Samantha Brinkman, an ambitious, hard-charging Los Angeles criminal defense attorney, is struggling to make a name for herself and to drag her fledgling practice into the big leagues. Sam lands a high-profile double-murder case in which one of the victims is a beloved TV star, and the defendant is a decorated veteran LAPD detective. It promises to be exactly the kind of media sensation that would establish her as a heavy hitter in the world of criminal law. Though Sam has doubts about his innoce

May 3, 2016
The binding - a novel by Wolff, Nicholas, author.

The binding - a novel

"When a rare mental disorder begins to consume his small-town neighbors, a young psychiatrist digs up the past for clues to the epidemic's bone-chilling source in this brilliant supernatural horror debut. Convinced that evil spirits have overtaken his daughter, a desperate father introduces her to Nat Thayer, a young psychiatrist in their sleepy blue-blooded Massachusetts college town. Thayer quickly diagnoses the girl with Cotard Delusion, an obscure condition sometimes described as "walking co

May 3, 2016
Dukes in disguise - a Regency novella anthology by

Dukes in disguise - a Regency novella anthology

Grace Burrowes, Emily Greenwood, and Susanna Ives team up to bring you three Regency novellas, each featuring a young, wealthy duke who must spend two weeks masquerading as a commoner in the bucolic backwater of Lesser Puddlebury. Disaster will rain down if their graces' titled status become public knowledge. Fortunately for our heroes, true love is no respecter of rank.

May 3, 2016
A drop in the ocean by Ogden, Jenni A., 1948- author.

A drop in the ocean

After receivng a letter cutting her grant research funds, Dr. Anna Fergusson decides to rent a cabin on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Turlte Island turns out not to be the retreat she expected. "It is a story about love, sea turtles and an unthinkable choice."" -- author

May 3, 2016
The doll-master and other tales of terror by Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.

The doll-master and other tales of terror

Six terrifying tales to chill the blood from the unique imagination of Joyce Carol Oates. A young boy plays with dolls instead of action figures. But as he grows older, his passion takes on a darker edge ... A white man shoots dead a black boy creating a media frenzy. But could it be that it was self-defense as he claims? A nervous woman tries to escape her husband. He says he loves her, but she's convinced he wants to kill her ... These quietly lethal stories reveal the horrors that dwell withi

May 3, 2016
The Divided Family by Brunstetter, Wanda E./ Brunstetter, Jean

The Divided Family

May 3, 2016
The devil's Madonna - a novel by Potts, Sharon.

The devil's Madonna - a novel

Pregnant with her first child, Kali Miller probes her grandmother for information about her mother's accidental death when Kali was a child, but her grandmother's recollections of the past come back to haunt both of them.

May 3, 2016
The devil you know by Goodman, Jo, 1953- author.

The devil you know

"After a horse drags him through the countryside, Israel McKenna awakes bruised and battered in a field in Pancake Valley, Colorado. He can recall where he came from and where he was going, but the memory of how he came to be on the Pancake homestead eludes him. He|s certain he did something wrong to deserve such a harsh punishment|and so is the beautiful woman who reluctantly comes to his aid"--Page [4] of cover.

May 3, 2016
Desolation island by O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-

Desolation island

Captain Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin sail to Australia with a hold full of convicts, including a dangerous spy, while the crew is decimated by disease and their ship, the "Leopard," is pursued by a Dutch man-of-war

May 3, 2016
Desert boys by McCormick, Chris, 1987- author.

Desert boys

"In the tradition of startling debuts such as We, the Animals by Justin Torres, Desert Boys follows the life of Daley Kushner, growing up, coming out, and grappling with the remnants of his childhood in California's Mojave Desert. This series of powerful, linked stories illuminates Daley's world--the family, friends, and community that have both formed and constrained him, and his new life in San Francisco. Back home, the desert preys on those who cannot conform: an alfalfa farmer on the outskir

May 3, 2016
The defense by Cavanagh, Steve, author.

The defense

""If you're a fan of John Grisham, Scott Turow, and Brad Meltzer, then you will be a fan of Steve Cavanagh's The Defense."--Nelson DeMille, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Radiant Angel Eddie Flynn used to be a con artist. Then he became a lawyer. Turns out the two aren't that different. Former con artist turned lawyer Eddie Flynn gave up the law a year ago after a disastrous case, and he vowed never to step foot in a courtroom again. But now he doesn't have a choice. The head of the Rus

May 3, 2016
Defender by Palmer, Diana, author.

Defender

Investigating a stalking case involving a Texas millionaire's daughter, now an assistant district attorney, whose heart he broke years earlier, FBI agent Paul Fiore struggles to regain her trust after discovering the truth about her nightmarish youth andthe damage he caused by leaving her.

May 3, 2016
A daughter's dream by Gray, Shelley Shepard, author.

A daughter's dream

New teacher Rebecca Kinsinger is ambivalent about her job, until orphan Lilly Yoder joins her class and makes her feel that what she does is important, but she is not sure what to do when she feels an attraction to Lilly's uncle and guardian, Jacob Yoder.

May 3, 2016
Dating tips for the unemployed by Smyles, Iris, author.

Dating tips for the unemployed

"Iris Smyles's Dating Tips for the Unemployed is an urban odyssey, a wistful, wise, and wry look back at a young woman trying to find her home in the world. "Iris," the narrator and heroine, guides the reader through twenty-four episodes from her life, pausing now and then for meditations on love, sex, work, loneliness, insomnia, arctic exploration, cannibalism, the Higgs boson, Greek mythology, memory, costumes parties, time travel, Rocky I, II, V, IV, VI, and III respectively, literary immort

May 3, 2016