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You know who killed me by Estleman, Loren D.

You know who killed me

Nov 20, 2014
Woman with a gun by Margolin, Phillip

Woman with a gun

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
Wicked ways by Jackson, Lisa

Wicked ways

Nov 20, 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
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
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
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
Thief by Sullivan, Mark

Thief

Nov 20, 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
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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