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The time of our lives - collected writings by Noonan, Peggy, 1950-

The time of our lives - collected writings

"Peggy Noonan is one of the most brilliant and influential political thinkers and writers of our time. The author of five bestselling books (What I Saw at the Revolution is now a classic), her column in The Wall Street Journal is a must-read for millions of Americans. Witty, incisive and always original, Peggy Noonan is a conservative intellectual with wide reaching appeal across the political spectrum. Now, for the first time, the best of Noonan's writing will be collected in one indispensible

Nov 30, 2015
Crimson shore by Preston, Douglas J., author.

Crimson shore

Nov 30, 2015
Almost famous women - stories by Bergman, Megan Mayhew.

Almost famous women - stories

The fascinating lives of the characters in Almost Famous Women have mostly been forgotten, but their stories are burning to be told. Nearly every story in this collection is based on a woman who attained some celebrity -- she raced speed boats or was a conjoined twin in show business; a reclusive painter of renown; a member of the first all-female, integrated swing band. We see Lord Byron's illegitimate daughter, Allegra; Oscar Wilde's troubled niece, Dolly; West With the Night author Beryl Mark

Nov 30, 2015
The hunters by Young, Thomas W., 1962- author.

The hunters

"Parson and Gold are on a relief mission to Somalia when they are asked to escort a Hollywood actress and activist around Somalia as she makes a documentary. Meanwhile an al-Shabaab leader out to stop all foreign interference has set his sights on them"--Provided by publisher.

Nov 30, 2015
Long, tall Christmas by Dailey, Janet, author.

Long, tall Christmas

"Widowed Kylie Wayne moves back to small-town Branding Iron, Texas, to help her aging aunt on her ranch. But when an early storm threatens Kylie's dream of a perfect Christmas for her kids, it's up to a long, tall Texan with a bad boy's charm to rope some holiday cheer"--

Nov 30, 2015
Amherst - a novel by Nicholson, William, author.

Amherst - a novel

Alice Dickinson, a young advertising executive in London, decides to take time off work to research her idea for a screenplay: the true story of the scandalous, adulterous love affair that took place between a young, Amherst college faculty wife, Mabel Loomis Todd, and the college's treasurer, Austin Dickinson, in the 1880s. Austin, twenty-four years Mabel's senior and married, was the brother of the reclusive poet Emily Dickinson, whose house provided the setting for Austin and Mabel's trysts.

Nov 30, 2015
American meteor by Lock, Norman, 1950-

American meteor

"In this panoramic tale of Manifest Destiny, Stephen Moran comes of age with the young country that he crosses on the Union Pacific, just as the railroad unites the continent. Propelled westward from his Brooklyn neighborhood and the killing fields of the Civil War to the Battle of Little Big Horn, he befriends Walt Whitman, becomes a bugler on President Lincoln's funeral train, apprentices with frontier photographer William Henry Jackson, and stalks General George Custer. When he comes face-to-

Nov 30, 2015
Bastards - a memoir by King, Mary Anna, author.

Bastards - a memoir

Nov 30, 2015
Among heroes - a U.S. Navy SEAL's true story of friendship, heroism, and the ultimate sacrifice by Webb, Brandon, author.

Among heroes - a U.S. Navy SEAL's true story of friendship, heroism, and the ultimate sacrifice

Brandon Webb rose to the top of the elite sniper corps, leading the SEALs' clandestine sniper training program. During years of punishing training and combat missions, he served beside, trained, and supported men he came to know as fellow warriors, friends and, eventually, as heroes. This is Webb' s personal account of the uncommon courage of eight extraordinary SEALs who gave all for their comrades -- and their country.

Nov 30, 2015
The bourbon kings by Ward, J. R., 1969- author.

The bourbon kings

Upstairs, a dynasty that by all appearances plays by the rules of good fortune and good taste. Downstairs, the staff who work tirelessly to maintain the impeccable Bradford facade. For Lizzie King, Easterly's head gardener, crossing that divide nearly ruined her life. Falling in love with Tulane, the prodigal son of the bourbon dynasty, was nothing that she intended or wanted-- and their bitter breakup only served to prove her instincts were right. Now, after two years of staying away, Tulane is

Nov 30, 2015
Empire of deception - the incredible story of a master swindler who seduced a city and captivated the nation by Jobb, Dean, 1958- author.

Empire of deception - the incredible story of a master swindler who seduced a city and captivated the nation

It was a time of unregulated madness. And nowhere was it madder than in Chicago at the dawn of the Roaring Twenties. As Model Ts rumbled down Michigan Avenue, gang war shootings announced Al Capone's rise to underworld domination. Bedecked partygoers thronged to the Drake Hotel's opulent banquet rooms, corrupt politicians held court in thriving speakeasies, and the frenzy of stock market gambling was rampant. Enter a slick, smooth-talking, charismatic lawyer named Leo Koretz, who enticed hundred

Nov 30, 2015
The fever by Abbott, Megan E., 1971- author.

The fever

"The panic unleashed by a mysterious contagion threatens the bonds of family and community in a seemingly idyllic suburban community. The Nash family is close-knit. Tom is a popular teacher, father of two teens: Eli, a hocky star and girl magnet, and his sister Deenie, a diligent student. Their seeming stability, however, is thrown into chaos when Deenie's best friend is struck by a terrifying, unexplained seizure in class. Rumors of a hazardous outbreak spread through the family, school and com

Nov 30, 2015
H is for hawk by Macdonald, Helen, 1970-

H is for hawk

When Helen Macdonald's father died suddenly on a London street, she was devastated. An experienced falconer, Helen had never before been tempted to train one of the most vicious predators, the goshawk, but in her grief, she saw that the goshawk's fierce and feral temperament mirrored her own. Resolving to purchase and raise the deadly creature as a means to cope with her loss, she adopted Mabel, and turned to the guidance of The Once and Future King author T.H. White's chronicle The Goshawk to b

Nov 30, 2015
Hausfrau by Essbaum, Jill Alexander, author.


An extraordinary debut literary page-turner with echoes of Madame Bovary and Anna Karenina.

Nov 30, 2015
Head case - my brain and other wonders by Cohen, Cole.

Head case - my brain and other wonders

Before heading out to pursue her MFA, twenty-six-year old Cole Cohen underwent a battery of tests. She wanted a driver's license for grad school, and had been kept from driving due to learning disabilities that made her unable to judge time and space. Instead of getting permission to drive, she got a shocking diagnosis -- a large hole in her brain. Head Case is Cole's story of discovering how to navigate the unique world she lives in.

Nov 30, 2015
A heart's danger by Coble, Colleen.

A heart's danger

"On the brink of war with the Sioux, a young woman risks everything to expose the betrayal threatening the man she loves. Christmas is coming, and the air at Fort Laramie has turned cold...but relations with the Sioux have turned colder. As tensions between soldiers and natives approach a tipping point, Ben Croftnerand Jessica DuBois prepare a trap for Rand Campbell. Bitter from rejection and backfired plans, Croftner has enlisted the help of Rand's new fiance´e to keep Rand from ever returning

Nov 30, 2015
A heart's disguise by Coble, Colleen, author.

A heart's disguise

After Sarah receives word that her fiance´, Rand Campbell, has been killed fighting for the Union, her brothers and ailing father persuade her to pledge herself to Ben Croftner -- despite her strong misgivings. But when Sarah finds out that Rand is in fact alive -- and that Ben Croftner knew it -- she indignantly breaks off the engagement and goes in search of Rand. But Ben Croftner does not take rejection lightly -- and a single woman with a sick father makes an easy target. When Sarah is abduc

Nov 30, 2015
A heart's obsession by Coble, Colleen, author.

A heart's obsession

When Sarah Montgomery's father succumbs to his long illness, Sarah is faced with a life-altering choice: submit to her brother's will and marry the deceptive Ben Croftner... or escape through the dangerous American West to reclaim the heart of her beloved Rand Campbell at Fort Laramie, Wyoming. From captivity in her family's home, Sarah makes her decision -- and begins the perilous journey to Wyoming by train. But even in the company of Rand's brother, Sarah does not receive the reception she ha

Nov 30, 2015
If the Viscount falls by Jeffries, Sabrina.

If the Viscount falls

Dominick Manton, Viscount Rathmoor, who is trying to right the wrongs of his past, agrees to help his ex-fiance´e, Jane Vernon, whom he still loves, find her missing cousin, who was married to his late brother.

Nov 30, 2015
The huntress of Thornbeck Forest - a medieval fairy tale by Dickerson, Melanie, author.

The huntress of Thornbeck Forest - a medieval fairy tale

Jorgen is the forester for the wealthy margrave, and must find and capture the poacher who has been killing and stealing the margrave's game. When he meets the lovely and refined Odette at the festival and shares a connection during a dance, he has no idea she is the one who has been poaching the margrave's game. Odette justifies her crime of poaching because she thinks the game is going to feed the poor, who are all but starving, both in the city and just outside its walls. But will the discove

Nov 30, 2015