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The boom room by Blechta, Rick, author.

The boom room

Detective Mervin Pratt is enjoying a quiet dinner at his favorite Italian restaurant when he s called in to assist at a murder scene at a popular downtown nightclub. The manager has been stabbed to death in his office. The lead investigator, Detective Gordon, no friend of Pratt s, sees it as an open-and-shut case. He has the suspect, motive and even the murder weapon. But Pratt is unwilling to jump to conclusions. When Pratt s young partner, Dave Ellis, arrives on the scene uninvited and quietly

Jun 29, 2016
The blue dragon by Tierney, Ronald, author.

The blue dragon

A murder at the Blue Dragon, a small apartment building in San Francisco's Chinatown, prompts the absentee owner to hire Chinese American Peter Strand to calm the anxious tenants. But Strand isn't exactly what he appears to be. Neither are the tenants, who on the surface seem to be regular people going about their lives. Strand, a forensic accountant by trade, doesn't intend to investigate the murder, but he soon realizes that this isn't a gang-related killing, as the police believe. The murder

Jun 29, 2016
The ADHD book of lists - a practical guide for helping children and teens with attention deficit disorders by Rief, Sandra F., author.

The ADHD book of lists - a practical guide for helping children and teens with attention deficit disorders

"The newly updated ADHD Book of Lists will be a comprehensive, reliable source of answers, practical strategies, and tools written in a convenient list format"--

Jun 29, 2016
And everything nice by Moritsugu, Kim, 1954-

And everything nice

After joining a community rock choir, Stephanie helps her new friend recover her private journal from a blackmailer.

Jun 29, 2016
Beethoven's Tenth by Harvey, Brian J., 1948-, author.

Beethoven's Tenth

Piano tuner Frank Ryan is paid in kind by an aging music teacher with an old manuscript that turns out to be Beethoven's Tenth Symphony. Launched into a world of intrigue and violence, Ryan, an unlikely sleuth, realizes he must use his wits to conquer his enemies and solve the mystery of the manuscript. In the process Ryan discovers whom he can trust and what he is made of. The first in a series featuring Frank Ryan,Beethoven's Tenth is a smart page-turner.

Jun 29, 2016
The artful goddaughter by Campbell, Melodie, 1955- author.

The artful goddaughter

"Mob goddaughter Gina Gallo stands to inherit two million bucks from her great-uncle Seb, a master forger. But there's a catch. Uncle Seb wants Gina to make things right and return an extremely valuable painting to the art gallery. A reluctant Gina comes up with a plan for a reverse heist, but things never go as planned when her family is involved"--Cover, page [4].

Jun 29, 2016
The boardwalk by Coleman, Reed Farrel, 1956- author.

The boardwalk

Gulliver Dowd is finally on the verge of unraveling the mystery behind his sister's murder when the man who is supposed to give him the scoop, NYPD Detective Sam Patrick, is gunned down on the Coney Island Boardwalk. As Dowd delves into Patrick's accidental shooting, he uncovers a pattern of corruption and deceit involving organized crime and the police. But there are tough choices to be made. Just how much is Gulliver willing to sacrifice in order to find out why his sister was murdered and to

Jun 29, 2016
The article book - practice toward mastering a, an, and the by Cole, Tom, 1951-

The article book - practice toward mastering a, an, and the

Publisher description: A comprehensive guide and workbook for improving ESL/EFL students' understanding of English articles, The Article book can be used as either a supplement to any ESL/EFL core text or as a self-study tool for intermediate through advanced learners. Cole involves students in "learning by doing" through an integrated approach to skill acquisition that includes other grammar structures, reading, vocabulary, and speaking. Each chapter of the book is organized into teachable unit

Jun 29, 2016