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A morbid taste for bones by Peters, Ellis, 1913-1995, author. A morbid taste for bones

In 1137 the ambitious head of Shrewsbury Abbey has decided to acquire the remains of Saint Winifred for his Benedictine order. Brother Cadfael is part of the expedition sent to her final resting place in Wales, where they find the villagers passionately divided by the Benedictines' offer. Canny and all too worldly, Cadfael isn't surprised when this taste for bones leads to bloody murder. The leading opponent to moving the grave has been shot dead with a mysterious arrow, and some say Winifred he

Aug 15, 2017
A question of blood - an Inspector Rebus novel by Rankin, Ian, author. A question of blood - an Inspector Rebus novel

When a former soldier and recluse murders two 17-year-old students at a posh Edinburgh boarding school, Rebus immediately suspects there is more to the case than meets the eye. Army investigators show up to snoop around the scene of the crime, and links between the killer and a local group of 'Goths' begin to surface. But just as Rebus finds himself in the thick of the murder inquiry, he's threatened with suspension from the police force.

Aug 15, 2017
A stranger in the house - a novel by Lapeña, Shari, 1960- author. A stranger in the house - a novel

A new thriller featuring a suspicious accident, a wife who can't account for herself, and unsettling questions that threaten to tear the couple apart.

Aug 15, 2017
Any dream will do - a novel by Macomber, Debbie, author. Any dream will do - a novel

A woman finds the strength to overcome a painful history and faces the challenge of learning to trust and love again in this powerful and uplifting novel. Shay has never had a happy life. After growing up in an abusive home, she finally secures a job at a bank when her father passes away. Her brother, Caden, quickly falls into the wrong crowd and finds himself indebted to a dangerous drug lord. In a desperate attempt to rescue her only living family member, Shay risks everything, and finds herse

Aug 11, 2017
Barely legal - a Herbie Fisher novel by Woods, Stuart, author. Barely legal - a Herbie Fisher novel

"In the newest nonstop adventure from #1 New York Times-bestselling author Stuart Woods, the protege will become the hero: now is the time of Herbie Fisher. Under the tutelage of Stone Barrington, Herbie Fisher has transformed from a bumbling sad sack into a capable man about town and the youngest partner at the white shoe law firm Woodman & Weld. Now all of his training will be put to the test as he finds himself embroiled in his most daring adventure to date"--

Aug 11, 2017
Beautiful Animals by Osborne, Lawrence. Beautiful Animals

On a hike during a white-hot summer break on the Greek island of Hydra, Naomi and Samantha make a startling discovery: a man named Faoud, sleeping heavily, exposed to the elements, but still alive. Naomi, the daughter of a wealthy British art collector who has owned a villa in the exclusive hills for decades, convinces Sam, a younger American girl on vacation with her family, to help this stranger. As the two women learn more about the man, a migrant from Syria and a casualty of the crisis ragin

Aug 17, 2017
Bittersweet by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Bittersweet

It's Thanksgiving in Pecan Springs, and China is planning to visit her mother, Leatha, and her mother's husband, Sam, who are enthusiastically embarking on a new enterprise turning their former game ranch into a vacation retreat for birders. She's also looking forward to catching up with her friend, game warden Mackenzie "Mack" Chambers, who was recently transferred to the area. But Leatha calls with bad news: Sam has had a heart attack. How will Leatha manage if Sam can't carry his share? She d

Aug 15, 2017
Blood hunt - a novel by Rankin, Ian, author. Blood hunt - a novel

Ex-SAS Gordon Reeve returns to Scotland, after identifying his brother's body that was found gun in hand inside a locked car in San Diego, with the belief that his brother was murdered, to find his home bugged and his nemesis back.

Aug 12, 2017
Bringing Maggie home by Sawyer, Kim Vogel Bringing Maggie home

Aug 11, 2017
Cat's claw - a Pecan Springs mystery by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Cat's claw - a Pecan Springs mystery

China Bayles's friend, Police Chief Sheila Dawson, takes center stage. When local computer guru Larry Kirk is found dead, many are convinced it was suicide over his recent divorce. But Sheila has a hunch there's more to this case than meets the eye--especially when evidence surfaces that Larry was being stalked.

Aug 15, 2017
Dead man's bones by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Dead man's bones

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Aug 15, 2017
Dead Woman Walking by Bolton, Sharon. Dead Woman Walking

Just before dawn in the hills near the Scottish border, a man murders a young woman. At the same time, a hot-air balloon crashes out of the sky. There's just one survivor. She's seen the killer's face, but he's also seen hers. And he won't rest until he's eliminated the only witness to his crime.

Aug 17, 2017
Doors open by Rankin, Ian, author. Doors open

Envisioning a half-serious art-theft scheme after a chance encounter with a crime boss, divorced banker Allan and frustrated art professor Robert share their idea with fellow art enthusiast Mike, who encourages them to carry out their plan.

Aug 12, 2017
Dream Hoarders by Reeves, Richard V.. Dream Hoarders

As Reeves shows, the growing separation between the upper middle class and everyone else can be seen in family structure, neighborhoods, attitudes, and lifestyle. Those at the top of the income ladder are becoming more effective at passing on their status to their children, reducing overall social mobility. The result is not just an economic divide but a fracturing of American society along class lines. Upper-middle-class children become upper-middle-class adults. This fascinating book shows how

Aug 17, 2017
Dying by Taylor, Cory. Dying

Cory Taylor's deeply affecting meditation on dying and a wise tribute to life.

Aug 17, 2017
Every Breath You Take by Clark, Mary Higgins. Every Breath You Take

"Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke are back with their fourth book in the New York Times bestselling Under Suspicion series; Every Breath You Take follows television producer's Laurie Moran investigation of the unsolved Met Gala murder-in which a wealthy widow was pushed to her death from the famous museum's rooftop.

Aug 17, 2017
Exposed by Scottoline, Lisa, author. Exposed

Mary DiNunzio wants to represent her old friend Simon, a sales rep who was wrongly fired by his company, but her partner represents the parent company. When she confronts Mary, explaining this is a conflict of interest, an epic battle of wills between the two ensues.

Aug 15, 2017
Fallen by Atkins, Ace Fallen

Aug 11, 2017
Fast falls the night by Keller, Julia, author. Fast falls the night

The first drug overdose comes just after midnight, when a young woman dies on the dirty floor of a gas station bathroom. To the people of the small town of Acker's Gap, West Virginia, it is just another tragedy. It is sad--but these days, depressingly familiar. But then there is another overdose. And another. And another. Prosecutor Bell Elkins soon realizes that her Appalachian hometown is facing its starkest challenge yet: a day of constant heroin overdoses from a batch tainted with a lethal t

Aug 17, 2017
Forbidden by Lewis, Beverly Forbidden

Aug 11, 2017
Fresh Complaint by Eugenides, Jeffrey. Fresh Complaint

Jeffrey Eugenides's bestselling novels have shown him to be an astute observer of the crises of adolescence, self-discovery, family love, and what it means to be American in our times. The stories in "Fresh Complaint" explore equally rich­­--­­and intriguing­­--territory. Ranging from the bitingly reproductive antics of "Baster" to the dreamy, moving account of a young traveler's search for enlightenment in "Air Mail" (selected by Annie Proulx for Best A

Aug 17, 2017
Gathering the threads by Woodsmall, Cindy Gathering the threads

Aug 11, 2017
Holly blues by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Holly blues

Just as the holiday season begins, so does the drama, when China Bayles' husband's ex-wife Sally appears begging for help and a place to stay. 'Tis the season of giving, so China opens her home to Sally. But when troubling phone calls start, China knows she'll need to dig up the truth before Christmas turns deadly.

Aug 15, 2017
I know a secret - a novel by Gerritsen, Tess, author. I know a secret - a novel

The crime-solving duo of Detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles investigate the gruesome murder of a horror-film producer and soon realize the killer has a wide circle of targets.

Aug 12, 2017
Ignite my insanity by Projected Ignite my insanity

Aug 11, 2017
Indigo Lake by Thomas, Jodi Indigo Lake

Aug 11, 2017
Machine, platform, crowd by McAfee, Andrew Machine, platform, crowd

Aug 11, 2017
Manhattan Beach by Egan, Jennifer. Manhattan Beach

Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her father and her family. Anna observes the uniformed servants, the lavishing of toys on the children, and some secret pact between her father and Dexter Styles. Years later, her father has disappeared and the country is at war. Anna works at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, where women are allowed to hold jobs that had always belonged to men. She becomes the first female d

Aug 17, 2017
Map of the heart - a novel by Wiggs, Susan, author. Map of the heart - a novel

Susan Wiggs returns with a deeply emotional and atmospheric story of love and family, war and secrets that moves back and forth across time, from the present day to World War II France.

Aug 17, 2017
Miss Kopp's midnight confessions by Stewart, Amy Miss Kopp's midnight confessions

Aug 11, 2017
Mourning Gloria by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Mourning Gloria

After a woman is killed in an arson-homicide, Jessica Nelson, an intern-reporter at the local paper, is assigned to cover the story. When Jessica disappears, China Bayles is determined to find her, before she becomes a headline herself.

Aug 15, 2017
Murder in the bowery by Thompson, Victoria Murder in the bowery

Aug 11, 2017
My Cubs - a love story by Simon, Scott, author, narrator. My Cubs - a love story

Aug 15, 2017
Nightshade by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Nightshade

China Bayles is finally on the verge of finding out the truth about her father's death. But her reservations about letting her half-brother Miles hire her husband prove all too accurate when she discovers Miles has a hidden agenda.

Aug 15, 2017
No is not enough - resisting Trump's shock politics and winning the world we need by Klein, Naomi, 1970- author. No is not enough - resisting Trump's shock politics and winning the world we need

Journalist Naomi Klein explains that Trump is not an aberration but a logical extension of the worst and most dangerous trends of the past half-century.

Aug 15, 2017
One corpse too many by Peters, Ellis, 1913-1995. One corpse too many

In the summer of 1138, war between King Stephen and the Empress Maud takes brother Cadfael from the quiet world of his garden to the bloody battlefield. Not far from the safety of the Abbey walls, Shrewsbury Castle falls, leaving its 94 defenders loyal to the empress to hang as traitors. With a heavy heart, Brother Cadfael agrees to bury the dead, only to make a grisly discovery: 95 bodies lie in a row, and the extra corpse tells Cadfael that the killer is both clever and ruthless. But one death

Aug 15, 2017
Pawn of prophecy by Eddings, David. Pawn of prophecy

Long ago, so the Storyteller claimed, the evil God Torak sought dominion & drove men & Gods to war. Belgrath the Sorcerer led men to reclaim the Orb that protected the West. So long as it lay at Riva, the prophecy went, men would be safe.

Aug 17, 2017
Resurrection men by Rankin, Ian, author. Resurrection men

Rebus is ordered to join a team working on an old case, but someone on the team wants it to remain unsolved. Meanwhile, the murder of an art dealer draws Sergeant Clarke into an encounter with a notorious gangster who Rebus is also investigating.

Aug 15, 2017
Scythe by Shusterman, Neal. Scythe

Two teens must learn the art of killing in this Printz Honor winning book, the first in a chilling new series from Neal Shusterman, author of the New York Times best selling Unwind Dystology series.

Aug 17, 2017
Seeing red by Brown, Sandra, 1948- author. Seeing red

Kerra Bailey is a TV journalist hot on the trail of a story guaranteed to skyrocket her career to new heights. Twenty-five years ago, Major Franklin Trapper became a national icon when he was photographed leading a handful of survivors to safety after the bombing of a Dallas hotel. For years, he gave frequent speeches and interviews but then suddenly dropped out of the public eye, shunning all media. Now Kerra is willing to use any means necessary to get an exclusive with the Major, even if she

Aug 15, 2017
Sleeping in the ground by Robinson, Peter, 1950- author. Sleeping in the ground

At the doors of a charming country church, an unspeakable act destroys a wedding party. A huge manhunt ensues. The culprit is captured. The story is over. Except it isn't. For Alan Banks, there is something unresolved about this case. Reteaming with profiler Jenny Fuller, the detective digs deeper into the crime, deep enough to unearth long-buried secrets that reshape everything Banks though he knew about the events outside the chapel. When the last shocking truth becomes clear, it's almost too

Aug 15, 2017
Snow country Christmas by Miller, Linda Lael Snow country Christmas

Aug 11, 2017
Solo by Alexander, Kwame. Solo

After discovering a family secret, Blade begins a journey that takes him to Ghana, where he discovers the power of friendship, family, community, and reconciliation.

Aug 17, 2017
Spellbook of the lost and found by Fowley-Doyle, Moïra, author. Spellbook of the lost and found

One stormy Irish summer night, Olive and her best friend, Rose, begin to lose things. It starts with simple items like hair clips and jewellery, but soon it's clear that Rose has lost something much bigger, something she won't talk about, and Olive thinks her friend is slipping away.Then seductive diary pages begin to appear all over town, and Olive meets three mysterious strangers: Ivy, Hazel and her twin brother, Rowan, secretly squatting in an abandoned housing estate. The trio are wild and a

Aug 15, 2017
Standing in another man's grave by Rankin, Ian, author. Standing in another man's grave

Two Scottish detectives investigate the disappearance of a hitchhiking teenage girl, their only clue a photo sent from the missing girl's cell phone.

Aug 15, 2017
Stepchild by Fluke, Joanne Stepchild

Aug 11, 2017
Suddenly engaged by London, Julia, author. Suddenly engaged

When Kyra's daughter needs a life-saving surgery, her neighbor Dax presents a practical plan: marry Kyra so his insurance will help Ruby, and then they can divorce--no strings attached, right?

Aug 15, 2017
Sulfur Springs by Krueger, William Kent Sulfur Springs

Aug 11, 2017
Summer that made us by Carr, Robyn Summer that made us

Aug 11, 2017
Sun Warrior by Cast, P. C.. Sun Warrior

Aug 17, 2017
Templar's last secret by Walker, Martin Templar's last secret

Aug 11, 2017
The beloved hope chest by Clipston, Amy, author. The beloved hope chest

Mattie Fisher's three daughters know that she's been keeping a secret from them. With each item pulled from the beloved family hope chest, they've discovered a new clue about their mother's past. But there's a reason Mattie has been keeping her history hidden, and she's not sure she's ready to reopen old wounds.

Aug 15, 2017
The complaints by Rankin, Ian, author. The complaints

Aug 12, 2017
The hermit of Eyton Forest - the fourteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael by Peters, Ellis, 1913-1995, author. The hermit of Eyton Forest - the fourteenth chronicle of Brother Cadfael

Richard Ludel, ten-year-old son of Richard Ludel, becomes the new lord at Eaton. The boy's grandmother wishes him to make a marriage of convenience but he defies her. Cuthred, a hermit, has taken up residence in Eyton Forest with a young companion, Hyacinth, who befriends Richard. Richard disappears and a corpse is found in the forest.

Aug 15, 2017
The leper of Saint Giles by Peters, Ellis, 1913-1995, author. The leper of Saint Giles

Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey. Yet as fate would have it, Cadfael arrives at Saint Giles just as the nuptial party passes the colony's gates. he sees the fragile bride, looking like a prisoner between her two stern guardians, and the bridegroom, an arrogant, fleshy aristocrat old enough to be her grandfather. And he quickly discerns that this union may be more damne

Aug 15, 2017
The medical examiner by Patterson, James, 1947- author. The medical examiner

A woman checks into a hotel room and entertains a man who is not her husband. A shooter blows away the lover and wounds the millionairess, leaving her for dead.

Aug 15, 2017
The naming of the dead by Rankin, Ian, author. The naming of the dead

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Aug 12, 2017
The One Device by Merchant, Brian. The One Device

The iPhone is the device that transformed our world, changing everything from how people talk to each other and do business to how they exercise, travel, shop, and watch TV. But packed within its slim profile is the fascinating, untold story of scientific, technological, and business breakthroughs, global in scope, sometimes centuries in the making, and coming from vastly different disciplines, that enabled Apple to create the most profitable product in history. For all the time people spend swi

Aug 17, 2017
The Paris spy by MacNeal, Susan Elia, author. The Paris spy

Maggie Hope has come a long way since serving as a typist for Winston Churchill. Now she's working undercover for the Special Operations Executive in the elegant but eerily silent city of Paris, where SS officers prowl the streets in their Mercedes and the Ritz is draped with swastika banners. Walking among the enemy is tense and terrifying, and even though she's disguised in chic Chanel, Maggie can't help longing for home.

Aug 11, 2017
The store by Patterson, James, 1947- The store

Imagine a near future of unparalleled convenience. A powerful retailer, can deliver anything to anyone's door via drone, even anticipating needs and desires they didn't know they had. Most people are fine with that, but not Jacob and Megan Brandeis. New York writers whose livelihood is on the brink of extinction, Jacob and Megan have made a drastic decision; they're going undercover to dig up the retailers secrets in a book that could change the entire American way of life, or put an end to Jaco

Aug 15, 2017
The swamp - Washington's murky pool of corruption and cronyism and how Trump can drain it by Bolling, Eric, author, narrator. The swamp - Washington's murky pool of corruption and cronyism and how Trump can drain it

Fox News Channel host Eric Bolling presents a history of American politics, past and present, Republican and Democrat.

Aug 15, 2017
The tale of Castle Cottage - the cottage tales of Beatrix Potter by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. The tale of Castle Cottage - the cottage tales of Beatrix Potter

Set in the summertime splendor of 1913 England, this seventh tale finds Beatrix eager to marry her fiance´, solicitor William Heelis. But a few obstacles are still blocking the happy couple's path to the altar like the troubled remodeling of Castle Cottage, Will and Beatrix's future home.

Aug 15, 2017
The tale of Hill Top Farm - the cottage tales of Beatrix Potter by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. The tale of Hill Top Farm - the cottage tales of Beatrix Potter

It's 1905, and to recover from the loss of her fiance´, Beatrix Potter moves into a small farmhouse in Sawrey. Populated by colorful characters, both human and critter, her new life is full of promise. That is, until a villager dies, and murder is suspected. Now it's up to this amateur sleuth to find a killer roaming the English countryside.

Aug 15, 2017
The Unquiet Grave by McCrumb, Sharyn. The Unquiet Grave

The Greenbrier Ghost is renowned in American folklore, but Sharyn McCrumb is the first author to look beneath the legend to unearth the facts. Using a century of genealogical material and other historical documents, McCrumb reveals new information about the story and brings to life the personalities in the trial: the prosecutor, a former Confederate cavalryman; the defense attorney, a pro-Union bridge burner, who nevertheless had owned slaves; and the mother of the murdered woman, who doggedly s

Aug 17, 2017
The water's lovely - a novel by Rendell, Ruth, 1930-2015, author. The water's lovely - a novel

Ismay, Heather and their mother still live in the house where her stepfather drowned in the bathtub. They don't discuss his death or the changes made to the house because of it, but secrets hang in the air and truth emerges.

Aug 12, 2017
The Wildling sisters by Chase, Eve, author. The Wildling sisters

"An evocative novel in the vein of Kate Morton and Daphne Du Maurier, in which the thrill of first love clashes with the bonds of sisterhood, and all will be tested by the dark secret at the heart of Applecote Manor. Sisters. Survivors. When fifteen-year-old Margot and her three sisters arrive at Applecote Manor in June 1959, they expect a quiet English country summer. Instead, they find their aunt and uncle still reeling from the disappearance of their daughter, Audrey, five years before. As th

Aug 15, 2017
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets- the official movie novelization by Golden, Christie Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets- the official movie novelization

Aug 11, 2017
Why Buddhism is True by Wright, Robert. Why Buddhism is True

From one of America's greatest minds, a journey through psychology, philosophy, and lots of meditation to show how Buddhism holds the key to moral clarity and enduring happiness.

Aug 17, 2017
Widow's tears by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Widow's tears

Herbalist ex-lawyer China Bayles investigates the murder of a teller at the Pecan Springs bank and follows the clues to a haunted bed and breakfast.

Aug 15, 2017
Winter Solstice by Hilderbrand, Elin. Winter Solstice

It's been too long since the entire Quinn family has been able to celebrate the holidays under the same roof, but that's about to change. With Bart back safe and sound from Afghanistan, the Quinns are preparing for a holiday more joyous than any they've experienced in years. And Bart's safe return isn't the family's only good news: Kevin is enjoying married life with Isabelle; Patrick is getting back on his feet after paying his debt to society; Ava thinks she's finally found the love of her lif

Aug 17, 2017
Witches' tree by Beaton, M.C. Witches' tree

Aug 11, 2017
Wormwood by Albert, Susan Wittig, author. Wormwood

A Kentucky Shaker village seems just the place for China to get some much-needed rest and relaxation. And getting a chance to assist with a local herbal workshop is exactly the kind of thing China relishes. Meeting with the kindly villagers, China might rightly suspect that her peaceful surroundings would be the last place on Earth to happen upon violence. But when a death occurs, China's only chance to solve the crime may lie in the history of the village.

Aug 15, 2017
You belong to me - a novel by Harrison, Colin, 1960- author. You belong to me - a novel

Paul Reeves is a successful immigration lawyer, but his passion is collecting old maps of New York, tangible records of the city's rich history in an increasingly digital world. One afternoon he attends an auction with his neighbor Jennifer Mehraz, the beautiful young wife of an Iranian financier-lawyer, but halfway through the auction a handsome man in soldier fatigues appears in the aisle and whisks Jennifer away. A long-lost lover from Jennifer's rural Pennsylvania past, the man sets off a se

Aug 15, 2017