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Dear Carolina by Harvey, Kristy Woodson, author.

Dear Carolina

" A moving debut novel about two mothers-one biological and one adoptive-from a compelling new voice in Southern women's fiction. One baby girl. Two strong Southern women. And the most difficult decision they'll ever make. Frances "Khaki" Mason has it all: a thriving interior design career, a loving husband and son, homes in North Carolina and Manhattan-everything except the second child she has always wanted. Jodi, her husband's nineteen-year-old cousin, is fresh out of rehab, pregnant, and alo

Feb 7, 2016
Be frank with me by Johnson, Julia Claiborne, author.

Be frank with me

Reclusive literary legend M. M. 'Mimi' Banning has been holed up in her Bel Air mansion for years. But after falling prey to a Bernie Madoff-style ponzi scheme, she's flat broke. Now Mimi must write a new book for the first time in decades, and to ensure the timely delivery of her manuscript, her New York publisher sends an assistant to monitor her progress. The prickly Mimi reluctantly complies, with a few stipulations: No Ivy-Leaguers or English majors. Must drive, cook, tidy. Computer whiz. G

Feb 7, 2016
The feathered bone by Cantrell, Julie, 1973-

The feathered bone

In pre-Katrina New Orleans, Amanda Salassi is the chaperone for her daughter's sixth grade field trip when her daughter's best friend goes missing, sending her family into a downward spiral of grief, while Amanda goes on a personal journey in search of the girl, and answers.

Feb 7, 2016
Every anxious wave - a novel by Daviau, Mo, author.

Every anxious wave - a novel

"Good guy Karl Bender is a thirty-something bar owner whose life lacks love and meaning. When he stumbles upon a time-travelling worm hole in his closet, Karl and his best friend Wayne develop a side business selling access to people who want to travel back in time to listen to their favorite bands. It's a pretty ingenious plan, until Karl, intending to send Wayne to 1980, transports him back to 980 instead. Though Wayne sends texts extolling the quality of life in tenth century "Mannahatta," Ka

Feb 7, 2016
At love's bidding by Jennings, Regina (Regina Lea)

At love's bidding

"In 1873, when Boston native Miranda Wimplegate mistakenly auctions off a prized portrait, her grandfather purchases the entire Missouri Ozarks auction house where it was sent. After traveling to the Ozarks to recover it, they make surprising discoveries about their new business"--

Feb 7, 2016
Arctic shadow by Sundell, Joanne.

Arctic shadow

After a sled dog is killed in 1909 Alaska, fourteen-year-old Anya, a Chukchi shaman, and seventeen-year-old Rune must battle dark spirits born of inhuman evil.

Feb 7, 2016
Breaking wild by Les Becquets, Diane.

Breaking wild

"It is the last weekend of the season for Amy Raye Latour to get away. Driven to spend days alone in the wilderness, Amy Raye, mother of two, is compelled by the quiet and the rush of nature. But this time, her venture into a remote area presents a different set of dangers than Amy Raye has planned for and she finds herself on the verge of the precarious edge that she's flirted with her entire life. When Amy Raye doesn't return to camp, ranger Pru Hathaway and her dog respond to the missing pers

Feb 7, 2016
Amish sweethearts by Gould, Leslie, 1962-

Amish sweethearts

The passing of time and the distance between Zane and Lila haven't been enough to halt their feelings for each other. But all choices have consequences, and with Lila preparing to marry another, will these one-time sweethearts ever find the life together that they both still long for?

Feb 7, 2016
An Amish market - four novellas by Clipston, Amy/ Fuller, Kathleen/ Irvin, Kelly/ Chapman, Vannetta

An Amish market - four novellas

Presents a collection of four novellas about love among the Amish, including Amy Clipston's "Lovebirds," in which the love growing between Ellie and Lloyd is threatened when Ellie accidentally betrays Lloyd's trust.

Feb 7, 2016
Kallocain by Boye, Karin, 1900-1941.

Kallocain

Feb 7, 2016
Jakob's colors by Hawdon, Lindsay, author.

Jakob's colors

Running for his life wearing bloodstained sackcloth shoes in 1944 Austria, a young Romany boy assesses his multicultural legacy through the stories of his parents in 1920s Switzerland and England.

Feb 7, 2016
Infiltration by Hunt, Angela Elwell, 1957- author.

Infiltration

"Five characters -- with gifts they do not fully understand -- are mysteriously brought together to battle growing pockets of darkness throughout the world. BRENDA-The street-hustling tattoo artist who sees images of the future; THE PROFESSOR-the atheist ex-priest ruled by logic; ANDI-the professor's brilliant-but-geeky assistant who sees inexplicable patterns; TANK-the nai¨ve, big-hearted jock with a surprising connection to a healing power; DANIEL-the institutionalized ten-year-old who can see

Feb 7, 2016
Infestation by Peretti, Frank E., author.

Infestation

"Five characters -- with gifts they do not fully understand -- are mysteriously brought together to battle growing pockets of darkness throughout the world. BRENDA-The street-hustling tattoo artist who sees images of the future; THE PROFESSOR-the atheist ex-priest ruled by logic; ANDI-the professor's brilliant-but-geeky assistant who sees inexplicable patterns; TANK-the nai¨ve, big-hearted jock with a surprising connection to a healing power; DANIEL-the institutionalized ten-year-old who can see

Feb 7, 2016
Hometown hero by Cameron, Cate, author.

Hometown hero

Feb 7, 2016
A gentleman for all seasons by

A gentleman for all seasons

Feb 7, 2016
Flowers for Algernon by Keyes, Daniel.

Flowers for Algernon

When we first meet Charlie he is about to embark on a compelling but dangerous journey from retardation to genius. He has only a vague understanding of what will happen, but he is aware that knowledge and the ability to write are of paramount importance. So he doesn't hesitate for a moment to cooperate in a radical experiment designed to increase his intelligence, the key - he hopes - to being valued as a human being and to being loved. Daniel Keyes's powerful and highly original story of a youn

Feb 7, 2016
Fender lizards by Lansdale, Joe R., 1951- author.

Fender lizards

Dot waitresses on roller skates at the Dairy Bob, doesn't care for smoking at least partly on account of her dad having never returned from a cigarette run, and carries on the family tradition of philosophizing. Life hasn't done her any favors in her seventeen years so far. But if there was ever a heroine built for turning things upside down and seeing what shakes out, it's Dot. Determined to find out who she is and why she's the way she is, an opportunity presents itself when her heretofore-unk

Feb 7, 2016
Dare to run - the Sons of Steel Row by McLaughlin, Jen, author.

Dare to run - the Sons of Steel Row

Lucas Donahue is not ashamed of his criminal past, but after a brief stint in prison, he's ready to go legit and live a normal life. The problem is, no one leaves the gang without permission--even if he is one of the boss's top men. Plus someone's placed a hit on him. And then there's that feisty little bartender who's going to cause him even more trouble. Heidi Greene knows to keep her distance from a ladies' man like Lucas--even if she can't keep her eyes off him. When he rescues her from an a

Feb 7, 2016
The bell jar - a novel by Plath, Sylvia.

The bell jar - a novel

When Esther Greenwood wins an internship, she is elated, believing she will finally realise her dream to become a writer. But in between the cocktail parties and piles of manuscripts, her life begins to slide out of control. She finds herself spiralling into depression and eventually a suicide attempt, as she grapples with difficult relationships and a society which refuses to take women's aspirations seriously.

Feb 7, 2016
The angels' share - a novel by Ellis, Garfield, author.

The angels' share - a novel

After his father disappears, Everton Dorril is sent to find him. When he does, he learns about a woman his father has been in love with for over three decades and is now on a cross-country journey to find her. Seeking his own reconcilliation with his estranged father, Everton continues with him, hoping to learn more about his father.

Feb 7, 2016