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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
Hush by Robards, Karen

Hush

Nov 20, 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
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
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
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
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 22, 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
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
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
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
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 22, 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
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
Dead but not forgotten by Harris, Charlaine

Dead but not forgotten

Nov 20, 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
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
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
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 22, 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 22, 2014