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A beautiful young woman - a novel by López, Julián, 1965- A beautiful young woman - a novel

""A moving story. powerful, celebratory, and loving." -- Laura Cardona, La Nacion. Set in the midst of Argentina's military dictatorship, a poignant and evocative debut novel about family, political violence, and the consequences of dissidence As political violence escalates around them, a young boy and his single mother live together in an apartment in Buenos Aires -- which has recently been taken over by Argentina's military dictatorship. When the boy returns home one day to find his mother m

Oct 19, 2017
A Good Day to Marry a Duke by Krahn, Betina A Good Day to Marry a Duke

Oct 19, 2017
A Hope Divided by Cole, Alyssa A Hope Divided

Oct 19, 2017
A long way down by McCoy, Ken, 1940- A long way down

"When a wealthy businessman suffers a fatal fall from his office window, the forensic evidence points to murder. But with no suspects, no clues and no apparent motive, the police investigation stalls. It's passed over to the Cold Case Unit where it remains on file, inactive until further evidence emerges. Some months later, an attractive widow approaches Detective Inspector Sep Black with a request that he look into the murder of her husband. Freelance journalist James Boswell had been working o

Oct 14, 2017
A natural - a novel by Raisin, Ross, 1979- author. A natural - a novel

Give it Tom. Every lunchtime, every P.E. game, bouncing off the walls for years. Give it Tom. Give it Tom. Tom Pearman has been tipped for football stardom all his young life. But after spending his teenage years training with a Premier League team, the bright future he imagined for himself disappears from one day to the next when he finds out his club has decided to let him go. Now he's nineteen, away from home, playing for a tiny club in a town he doesn't know. Shy and introverted - but desper

Oct 14, 2017
A revelation in autumn by Brunstetter, Wanda E. A revelation in autumn

Despite the disapproval of her late husband's parents, Meredith Stolzfus has become closer to Jonah Miller. Meredith knows that he can never replace her first love, but Jonah is head-over-heels for Meredith and cares deeply for her baby. Besides, Jonah promises to be a good provider--what Meredith needs for her son's future. Just as Meredith and Jonah begin to talk of marriage, the husband Meredith believes to be dead is about to remember something from his past. But can the young man called "Ed

Oct 18, 2017
Against the tide by Carlson, Melody, author. Against the tide

Returning home for her father's funeral, big-city reporter Megan McCallister is brutally attacked--confirming her suspicions that her father's mysterious death was no accident. But only her childhood friend, Garret Larsson, believes her theory. The teenager she once knew has grown into a brave, honorable man, but can he keep her alive long enough to find the truth? Garret needs Megan to leave town, but he wants her to stay. He knows about the secrets her newspaperman father uncovered and the dan

Oct 18, 2017
Alone on the Shield - a novel by Landers, Kirk, author. Alone on the Shield - a novel

"I hope you get drafted, I hope you go to Vietnam, I hope you get shot, and I hope you die there. Those words, spoken in the anger of youth, marked the end of the torrid 1960s college romance of Annette DuBose and Gabe Pender. She would marry a fellow antiwar activist and end up immigrating to Canada. He would fight in Vietnam and come home to build an American dream kind of life--a great career, a trophy wife, and a life of wealth and privilege. Forty years later, they have reconnected and disc

Oct 14, 2017
An unexpected family by Medlicott, Joan A. (Joan Avna) An unexpected family

"Widowed Amelia always portrayed her marriage to Thomas Declose as complete perfection. They lived in Paris and entertained widely for a glittering crowd; only the tragic loss of their little girl marred what appeared an ideal existence. So when Miriam Smith arrives with her daughter Sadie on Amelia's doorstep in a snowstorm, claiming to be the illegitimate child of the long-dead Thomas, Amelia reacts with shock and fury. Could Thomas possibly have had a secret life he hid from her -- a life tha

Oct 18, 2017
An unwilling conquest by Laurens, Stephanie. An unwilling conquest

"Having been hurt once before, wealthy horse-breeder Harry Lester has no intention of falling in love again. But then he meets spirited widow Lucinda Babbacombe. Will he be taken prisoner in this most passionate of traps?"--book jacket

Oct 20, 2017
Backed to the wall by Wendelboe, C. M, author. Backed to the wall

Oct 19, 2017
Baker's blues by Hendricks, Judith Ryan Baker's blues

Oct 20, 2017
Between You and Me by Gracen, Jennifer Between You and Me

Oct 19, 2017
Beyond the darkness by Ivy, Alexandra. Beyond the darkness

Oct 19, 2017
Bluegrass king by Dailey, Janet. Bluegrass king

She'd made such a fool of herself. "You didn't actually think you were the only girl Barrett was seeing, did you?" Marshall jeered. "He's just been seeing you because he felt some misguided sense of responsibility toward you." Dani never doubted that Marshall knew what he was talking about. Information like that was his specialty. Dani had been slow to realize that she was in love with Barrett King. Now the futility of that love swept over her. How could she face the rest of her life without him

Oct 14, 2017
Boys and girls like you and me- stories by Kyle, Aryn Boys and girls like you and me- stories

Oct 20, 2017
By light we knew our names by Valente, Anne, author. By light we knew our names

Thirteen stories exploring the thin borders between wonder and loss and magic and grief.

Oct 19, 2017
Charming the troublemaker by Basham, Pepper Charming the troublemaker

Oct 20, 2017
Complete stories of Paul Laurence Dunbar by Dunbar, Paul Laurence Complete stories of Paul Laurence Dunbar

Oct 20, 2017
Cowboy, it's cold outside by Wilde, Lori, author. Cowboy, it's cold outside

Oct 19, 2017
Dark and broken heart- a thriller by Ellory, R. J. Dark and broken heart- a thriller

Oct 20, 2017
Dark needs at night's edge by Cole, Kresley. Dark needs at night's edge

Oct 19, 2017
Dark traces by Steyn, Martin, author. Dark traces

They find her decomposing body in the veld. A teenager. She was raped and tortured for days. She was hanged. She wasn't the first. The South African Police Service's Warrant Officer Jan Magson, estranged from his son and still grieving for his wife, is assigned to the case. He has to look the mothers and fathers in the eye. He has to answer their questions. And he can't. Headlines question the police's ability to protect the community from this evil. A newspaper prints a mother's heart-wrenching

Oct 20, 2017
Darkansas by Middleton, J. R. D., 1985- author. Darkansas

Oct 19, 2017
Darkness everlasting by Ivy, Alexandra. Darkness everlasting

Oct 19, 2017
Darkness unleashed by Ivy, Alexandra. Darkness unleashed

Oct 19, 2017
Deadlands - Boneyard by McGuire, Seanan, author. Deadlands - Boneyard

"Step right up to see the oddities and marvels of The Blackstone Family Circus and Travelling Wonder Show! Annie Pearl is the keeper of oddities, the mistress of monsters. Her unique collection of creatures is one of the circus's star attractions, drawing wide-eyed crowds at every small frontier town they visit. But Annie is also a woman running from her past ... and the mother of a mute young daughter, Adeline, whom she will do anything to protect. Hoping to fill its coffers before winter sets

Oct 18, 2017
Death in the mind's eye by Acker, Rick, 1966- author. Death in the mind's eye

"San Francisco attorney Mike Webster does not lose medical-malpractice cases. But his stellar reputation and faith are put to the test when he agrees to defend Dr. Johanna Anderson, a brilliant and beautiful psychologist. Jo is accused of failing to prevent the death of Seth Bell, a senator's son she was treating with a revolutionary technology-assisted therapy called the Mind's Eye. The controversial technique provides insights into what patients are thinking and feeling and determines whether

Oct 14, 2017
Deep freeze by Sandford, John, 1944 February 23- author. Deep freeze

"Class reunions: a time for memories--good, bad, and, as Virgil Flowers is about to find out, deadly--in the thrilling new novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series Virgil knows the town of Trippton, Minnesota, a little too well. A few years back, he investigated the corrupt - and as it turned out, homicidal - local school board, and now the town's back in view with more alarming news: A woman's been found dead, frozen in a block of ice. There's a possibility that it might be connected t

Oct 14, 2017
Demon from the dark by Cole, Kresley. Demon from the dark

Oct 19, 2017
Devoured by darkness by Ivy, Alexandra. Devoured by darkness

Oct 19, 2017
Drums of autumn by Gabaldon, Diana. Drums of autumn

A time-travel series featuring a woman doctor from the present who travels back to the 1700s and marries a Scottish rebel. She is Claire and he is Jamie, and in this volume they emigrate to America, becoming involved in revolutionary activity against the British. By the author of Voyager.

Oct 14, 2017
Duke of Desire by Hoyt, Elizabeth, 1970- author. Duke of Desire

A lady of light. Refined, kind, and intelligent, Lady Iris Jordan finds herself the unlikely target of a diabolical kidnapping. Her captors are the notoriously evil Lords of Chaos. When one of the masked - and nude! - Lords spirits her away to his carriage, she shoots him ... only to find she may have been a trifle hasty. A duke in deepest darkness. Cynical, scarred, and brooding, Raphael de Chartres, the Duke of Dyemore, has made it his personal mission to infiltrate the Lords of Chaos and dest

Oct 14, 2017
Embrace the darkness by Ivy, Alexandra Embrace the darkness

Oct 20, 2017
Everyone is watching by Bradbury, Megan, author. Everyone is watching

New York: A city that inspires. A city that draws people in. A city where everyone is watching, waiting to see what will happen next. 1967. Robert Mapplethorpe knows he is an artist. From his childhood home in Queens he yearns for the heat and excitement of the city, the press of other people's bodies. He wants to be watched, he wants to be known. 1891. Walt Whitman has already found fame, and has settled into his own sort of old age. Still childlike, still passionate, he travels with his friend

Oct 20, 2017
Forever mine by Nicholas, Erin, author. Forever mine

"Maya Goodwin doesn't believe in holding back. Ever. As a cop, she never hesitated to throw herself into harm's way to save someone. Even after an injury on the job forces her to retire, she's not afraid to keep risking it all to get the life she wants. With a new career teaching martial arts to kids already underway, she's looking forward to the future and taking a chance on the unbelievably hot Dr. Alex Nolan. Maya, daring and spontaneous, is the exact opposite of what Alex always thought he w

Oct 14, 2017
Havencross - a regency romance by Daines, Julie, author. Havencross - a regency romance

When a shocking scandal involving her father spreads through London society, Elaine Cardinham and her parents are forced to retreat to their country home in Cornwall for refuge. But Havencross is no sanctuary for Elaine. She is haunted by the mysterious disappearance of her brother and the heartbreak she left in her wake all those years ago. It has been five long years since Gareth Kemp last saw Elaine when she rejected his marriage proposal. Her reappearance convinces him of one thing: he has n

Oct 20, 2017
Headhunter - a Steve Flynn thriller by Oldham, Nick, 1956- Headhunter - a Steve Flynn thriller

"Wanted for murder, former marine and disgraced ex-cop Steve Flynn finds himself on the run, alone and without resources, driven only by a burning desire to avenge himself on the men who murdered his girlfriend. Flynn is a force to be reckoned with--but he's up against a powerful and ruthless enemy in Viktor Bashkim, head of a violent mafia gang with a disturbingly long reach. Flynn knows that Viktor will not stop until he is dead--so Flynn must reach Bashkin first. Following a trail across the

Oct 14, 2017
Heritage of Lancaster County by Lewis, Beverly Heritage of Lancaster County

Oct 20, 2017
Highland Dragon Rebel by Cooper, Isabel Highland Dragon Rebel

Oct 19, 2017
Highland Ruse by Martin, Madeline Highland Ruse

Oct 19, 2017
Highland spy by Martin, Madeline, author. Highland spy

Oct 19, 2017
Hope at Christmas by Naigle, Nancy, author. Hope at Christmas

Oct 19, 2017
Hot pursuit by Walker, Julie Ann, author. Hot pursuit

Oct 19, 2017
House of ash by Cook, Hope, author. House of ash

When seventeen-year-old Curtis begins hearing voices, he fears he is schizophrenic like his father, but soon he encounters Mila, a girl from the 1890s who lives in a cursed mansion and needs his help.

Oct 19, 2017
House of shadows by Cornick, Nicola, author. House of shadows

"In the winter of 1662, Elizabeth Stuart, the Winter Queen, is on her deathbed. She entrusts an ancient pearl, rumored to have magic power, to her faithful cavalier William Craven for safekeeping. In his grief, William orders the construction of Ashdown Estate in her memory and places the pearl at its center. One hundred and fifty years later, notorious courtesan Lavinia Flyte hears the maids at Ashdown House whisper of a hidden treasure, and bears witness as her protector Lord Evershot--despera

Oct 20, 2017
I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem by Conde, Maryse/ Philcox, Richard (TRN) I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem

Oct 19, 2017
In the still of the night - the Supernaturals II by Golemon, David Lynn, author. In the still of the night - the Supernaturals II

Oct 19, 2017
It's Hard Out Here for a Duke by Rodale, Maya It's Hard Out Here for a Duke

Oct 19, 2017
It's in his kiss by Quinn, Julia, 1970- author. It's in his kiss

"Gareth St. Clair is in a bind. His father, who detests him, is determined to beggar the St. Clair estates and ruin his inheritance. Gareth's sole bequest is an old family diary, which may or may not contain the secrets of his past ... and the key to his future. The problem is--it's written in Italian, of which Gareth speaks not a word. All the ton agreed: there was no one quite like Hyacinth Bridgerton. She's fiendishly smart, devilishly outspoken, and according to Gareth, probably best in smal

Oct 20, 2017
Killing season - a thriller by Kellerman, Faye, author. Killing season - a thriller

"He went searching for the truth. Now a killer has found him. The more you know, the more there is to fear... Three years ago, sixteen-year-old Ellen Vicksburg went missing from the quiet town of River Remez, New Mexico. Ellen was kind, studious, and universally liked. Her younger brother, Ben, could imagine nothing worse than never knowing what happened to her--until, on the first anniversary of her death, he found her body in a deep grave by the river's edge. Ben, now seventeen, is committed t

Oct 20, 2017
Laws of attraction by Title, Sarah, author. Laws of attraction

Oct 19, 2017
Lilac Lane by Woods, Sherryl, author. Lilac Lane

Adapted from book jacket.

Oct 20, 2017
Little secrets by Snoekstra, Anna, author. Little secrets

An arsonist is on the loose in Colmstock, Australia, most recently burning down the town's courthouse and killing a young boy who was trapped inside. The clock is ticking for Rose Blakey. With nothing but rejections from newspapers piling up, her job pulling beers for cops at the local tavern isn't nearly enough to cover rent. Rose needs a story --a big one. In the weeks after the courthouse fire, precise porcelain replicas of Colmstock's daughters begin turning up on doorsteps, terrifying paren

Oct 20, 2017
Love held captive by Gray, Shelley Shepard, author. Love held captive

"After the War Between the States, a Confederate officer longs to heal the heart of Lizbeth Barclay--but first he'll have to right the wrongs that were done to her." --

Oct 14, 2017
Lover avenged by Ward, J. R., 1969- Lover avenged

Oct 19, 2017
Lover enshrined - a novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by Ward, J. R., 1969- Lover enshrined - a novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood

Oct 19, 2017
Lover reborn by Ward, J. R., 1969- Lover reborn

Oct 19, 2017
Married to the game by Chunichi. Married to the game

Oct 19, 2017
Midnight's children by Rushdie, Salman. Midnight's children

From the Publisher: A classic novel, in which the man who calls himself the "bomb of Bombay" chronicles the story of a child and a nation that both came into existence in 1947-and examines a whole people's capacity for carrying inherited myths and inventing new ones.

Oct 14, 2017
Misadventures of a backup bride by Black, Shayla, author. Misadventures of a backup bride

"An Overnight Billionaire... When Carson Frost inherits a confectionery that rakes in billions but is too cash-strapped to last another sixty days, he agrees to take a loan from his late father's rival. There are two catches: Carson has to sign over a permanent stake in the company, and marry the man's daughter. Concocts a Fake Bride... Two weeks before the wedding, he gets cold feet and claims he's in love with someone else. The investor says he'll still hand over the cash if Carson takes a str

Oct 20, 2017
Misadventures of a good wife by Wild, Meredith, author. Misadventures of a good wife

Oct 19, 2017
Never coming back by McGhee, Alison, 1960- author. Never coming back

"When Clara Winter left her rural Adirondack Mountain town for college, she never looked back. Her mother, Tamar, a fiercely independent but loving woman who raised Clara on her own, all but pushed her out the door, forcing Clara to build a new life for herself, far from her roots, far from her high school boyfriend, far from the life she has always known. Now more than a decade has passed, and Clara, a successful writer, has been summoned home. Tamar has become increasingly forgetful and can no

Oct 14, 2017
Nightmare in Berlin by Fallada, Hans, 1893-1947, author. Nightmare in Berlin

Late April, 1945. The war is over, yet Dr Doll, a loner and 'moderate pessimist', lives in constant fear. By night, he is haunted by nightmarish images of the bombsite in which he is trapped -- he, and the rest of Germany. More than anything, he wishes to vanquish the demon of collective guilt, but he is unable to right any wrongs, especially in his position as mayor of a small town in north-east Germany that has been occupied by the Red Army. Dr Doll flees for Berlin, where he finds escape in a

Oct 14, 2017
Ninth witness by Thoene, Bodie, 1951- Ninth witness

Oct 19, 2017
No rest for the wicked by Cole, Kresley. No rest for the wicked

Oct 19, 2017
Passing by Larsen, Nella, author. Passing

Oct 19, 2017
Pride and prejudice and mistletoe by De la Cruz, Melissa, 1971- author. Pride and prejudice and mistletoe

Darcy Fitzwilliam is 29, beautiful, successful, and brilliant. She dates hedge funders and basketball stars and is never without her three cellphones-one for work, one for play, and one to throw at her assistant (just kidding). Darcy's never fallen in love, never has time for anyone else's drama, and never goes home for Christmas if she can help it. But when her mother falls ill, she comes home to Pemberley, Ohio, to spend the season with her family. Her parents throw their annual Christmas bas

Oct 14, 2017
Ramses the damned returns - the passion of Cleopatra by Rice, Anne, 1941- author. Ramses the damned returns - the passion of Cleopatra

Oct 19, 2017
Reconciliation for the Dead by Hardisty, Paul E. Reconciliation for the Dead

Oct 19, 2017
Righteous - an IQ novel by Ide, Joe, author. Righteous - an IQ novel

"Isaiah Quintabe has, against many odds, built a proper life for himself: a respected detective in his hometown of East Long Beach, a well-kept home, a growing library, and even a rehabilitated horse-sized pit bull (courtesy of his previous client). But something is wrong: the death of his older brother nearly a decade ago has sent him down a dark path, one that he's never truly been able to escape. RIGHTEOUS is the story of Isaiah's investigation of his brother's death, a quest that will lead h

Oct 14, 2017
Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead - return to Woodbury by Bonansinga, Jay R., author. Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead - return to Woodbury

Despite surviving four years of the zombie apocalypse, Lilly Caul still dreams of her former home in Woodbury, Georgia, and leads a tattered group of survivors back there.

Oct 14, 2017
Servant of the crown by McShane, Melissa, author. Servant of the crown

Alison Quinn, Countess of Waxwold, is content with her bookish life--until she's summoned to be a lady-in-waiting to the Queen of Tremontane's mother for six months. Even the prospect of access to the Royal Library doesn't seem enough to make up for her sacrifice, but Alison is prepared to do her service to the Crown. What she's not prepared for is Prince Anthony North, Queen Zara's playboy brother, who's accustomed to getting what he wants--including the Countess of Waxwold.

Oct 18, 2017
Seven days of us - a novel by Hornak, Francesca, author. Seven days of us - a novel

"A warm, wry, sharply observed debut novel about what happens when a family is forced to spend a week together in quarantine over the holidays... It's Christmas, and for the first time in years the entire Birch family will be under one roof. Even Emma and Andrew's elder daughter--who is usually off saving the world--will be joining them at Weyfield Hall, their aging country estate. But Olivia, a doctor, is only coming home because she has to. Having just returned from treating an epidemic abroad

Oct 14, 2017
Shadow's sedution by Cole, Kresley Shadow's sedution

Oct 20, 2017
Smile by Doyle, Roddy, 1958- author. Smile

"A breakout from the Booker-prize-winning novelist Roddy Doyle. A psychological suspense novel unlike any he's written before, about how we contend with the past, trauma, guilt and regret, and the uncertainty of memory. Who is unreliable? Just moved in to a new apartment, alone for the first time in years, Victor Forde goes every evening to Donnelly's pub for a pint, a slow one. One evening his drink is interrupted. A man in shorts and pink shirt brings over his pint and sits down. He seems to k

Oct 20, 2017
Spice trade by Mauritzson, Erik, author. Spice trade

Provided by amazon.com.

Oct 20, 2017
Start without me - a novel by Feldman, Joshua Max, author. Start without me - a novel

"A new novel from the author of the critically acclaimed The Book of Jonah, about two strangers who meet by chance, told over the course of one Thanksgiving Day"--

Oct 20, 2017
Tarry This Night by Dunnion, Kristyn Tarry This Night

Oct 19, 2017
Tenth stone by Thoene, Bodie, 1951- Tenth stone

Oct 19, 2017
That thing you do by McGee, Laurelin, author. That thing you do

Oct 14, 2017
The beast God forgot to invent by Harrison, Jim, 1937-2016. The beast God forgot to invent

A collection of novellas explores the line between civilization and the "wild men."

Oct 18, 2017
The complete fiction of H.P. Lovecraft. by Lovecraft, H.P. (Howard Phillips), 1890-1937, author. The complete fiction of H.P. Lovecraft.

Oct 19, 2017
The diamond empire by K'wan, author. The diamond empire

Diamonds and Pearl each try to claw their way to the top of the New York street scene, and back to each other.

Oct 14, 2017
The faithful one - a novel by Chynoweth, Michele, author. The faithful one - a novel

"Seth Jacobs has it all-- health, wealth, a successful business, a mansion in greater Boston, a beautiful wife and three loving children. Yet, in a series of catastrophic events beyond his control, Seth loses everything. Struggling to gain some understanding amidst his suffering, Seth's faith is challenged further by his wife wjo betrays him, and even his friends who suggest that perhaps God has His reasons for inflicting so much pain upon him, Seth wuestions God as we all do in times of hardshi

Oct 20, 2017
The fiery cross by Gabaldon, Diana. The fiery cross

The Fiery Cross is the fifth book in a series written by Diana Gabaldon about Clare Fraser, who can travel through time by touching stones (think Stonehenge). The first time she time traveled, it was an accident. She traveled two-hundred years backward to the 1740s and met the love of her life, Jamie Frasier, a Scottish highlander. Their love story has developed through out each of the books as Gabaldon details the historical setting that surrounds them. In The Fiery Cross, the year is 1771 and

Oct 14, 2017
The fifth witness by Connelly, Michael, 1956- author. The fifth witness

Mickey Haller has fallen on tough times. He expands his business into foreclosure defense, only to see one of his clients accused of killing the banker she blames for trying to take away her home. Mikey puts his team into high gear to exonerate Lisa Trammel, even though the evidence and his own suspicions tell him his client is guilty. Soon after he learns that the victim had black market dealings of his own, Haller is assaulted, too--and he's certain he's on the right trail. Despite the dange

Oct 14, 2017
The floating world - a novel by Babst, C. Morgan, 1980- author. The floating world - a novel

"When a fragile young woman refuses to leave New Orleans as Hurricane Katrina approaches, her parents are forced to go without her, setting off a chain of events that leaves their marriage in shambles and their daughter catatonic, the victim or perpetrator of some unknown violent act"--

Oct 20, 2017
The Foreigner - Previously Published As the Chinaman by Leather, Stephen The Foreigner - Previously Published As the Chinaman

Oct 19, 2017
The Hemingway files - a novel by Bush, Harold K. (Harold Karl), 1956- author. The Hemingway files - a novel

"The allure of literary letters and rare first editions captures the imaginations of three professors of English literature and leads to tragedy in the wake of the Great Kobe Earthquake of 1995. Professor Martin Dean receives a mysterious package with several smaller packages within it, including a manuscript from a recently deceased former student. The manuscript tells Jack Springs' story -- a story he had never revealed to anyone. As a newly-minted PhD, Jack ended up in Kobe, Japan, in 1992, w

Oct 14, 2017
The hostage heart by Harrod-Eagles, Cynthia, author. The hostage heart

Emma Ruskin, disillusioned with life and love, takes a position as governess to ten-year-old Poppy Ackroyd at a large country home. Despite the Ackroyd family's contempt for her, she soon begins to develop a rapport with Gavin, their effortlessly superior eldest son. Then disaster strikes when Emma and Poppy are snatched and imprisoned by kidnappers. Emma knows they'll be killed if the ransom money isn't forthcoming, unless Gavin can get to them first.

Oct 20, 2017
The island by Hislop, Victoria. The island

Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London. When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives her daughter a letter to take to an old friend ... Arriving in Plaka, Alexis is astonished at its proximity to the deserted island of Spinalonga - Greece's former leper colony.

Oct 14, 2017
The laird takes a bride by Berne, Lisa, author. The laird takes a bride

Oct 19, 2017
The last Mrs. Parrish - a novel by Constantine, Liv, author. The last Mrs. Parrish - a novel

"Some women get everything. Some women get everything they deserve. Amber Patterson is fed up. She's tired of being a nobody: a plain, invisible woman who blends into the background. She deserves more--a life of money and power like the one blond-haired, blue-eyed goddess Daphne Parrish takes for granted. To everyone in the exclusive town of Bishops Harbor, Connecticut, Daphne--a socialite and philanthropist--and her real-estate mogul husband, Jackson, are a couple straight out of a fairy tale.

Oct 20, 2017
The Lincoln lawyer novels by Connelly, Michael, 1956- The Lincoln lawyer novels

The Lincoln lawyer: Representing some unsavory characters in his work as a defense lawyer, Mickey Haller takes on his first high-paying and possibly innocent client in years, but finds the case complicated by events that suggest a particularly evil perpetrator. The brass verdict: Just as defense attorney Mickey Haller's life is going back to normal, a Hollywood lawyer named Jerry Vincent is murdered and Mickey takes on the case of the accused, which could take his career into the big leagues. Ha

Oct 14, 2017
The mummy, or Ramses the Damned by Rice, Anne, 1941- The mummy, or Ramses the Damned

Oct 19, 2017
The outfit - blood and ashes by Mayo, Matthew P., author. The outfit - blood and ashes

"Life at the Barr-McGee ranch has settled into a pleasant lull of work and rest for members of The Outfit. Life should be good . . . but big Rafe Barr stews about his wife and son's murderer, and leaves to search for resolution, revenge, reckoning. Meanwhile, Black Jack Smith attends a high-stakes poker tournament in Santa Fe, where he encounters southern gambler Colonel Rufus Turlington the Second, and his powerful covert Brotherhood of the Phoenix. The group plans to make good on its rallying

Oct 20, 2017
The perpetual astonishment of Jonathon Fairfax by Shevlin, Chris. The perpetual astonishment of Jonathon Fairfax

A funny thriller set in 1990s London, in which a slightly useless part-time Harrods sales assistant inadvertently brings down the government. Jonathon Fairfax is astonished one day to be asked directions by a man in a balaclava, who turns out to be a murderer. From this point on, the range of things that astonish Jonathon rapidly expands. Soon it includes conspiracy, secret government documents (lightly buttered), a strikingly cool private detective/loss-adjustor, a low-speed car chase, a fight

Oct 18, 2017
The price of silence - an Anthony Brooke espionage thriller by Gordon-Smith, Dolores. The price of silence - an Anthony Brooke espionage thriller

1915: Milly is a penniless five-year-old girl, in an orphanage in occupied Europe - with a price on her head of two thousand pounds. Why? Why is Milly worth a couple of thousand dollars to anyone? All Dr. Anthony Brooke, British secret agent, knows is that Milly is wanted by a ruthless enemy. To rescue her, Anthony must go into occupied Belgium, face deadly German guards and trick his way into a convent. But, even if he can save her, what possible use could an orphan child be to a violent g

Oct 14, 2017
The safe house - a novel by Boltanski, Christophe, author. The safe house - a novel

In Paris's exclusive Saint-Germain neighborhood is a mansion. In that mansion lives a family. Deep in that mansion. The Bolts are that family, and they have secrets. The Safe House tells their story. When the Nazis came, E´tienne Boltanski divorced his wife and walked out the front door, never to be seen again during the war. So far as the outside world knew, the Jewish doctor had fled. The truth was that he had sneaked back to hide in a secret crawl space at the heart of the house. There he liv

Oct 14, 2017
The Sisters of Glass Ferry by Richardson, Kim Michele The Sisters of Glass Ferry

Oct 19, 2017
The supernaturals by Golemon, David Lynn, author. The supernaturals

"Built at the turn of the twentieth century by one of the richest and most powerful men in the world tucked away in the pristine Pocono Mountains, Summer Place, a retreat for the rich and famous, seems the very essence of charm and beauty, "a scene borrowed from a wondrous fairytale of gingerbread houses, bright forests, and glowing, sunny meadows." But behind the yellow and white trimmed exterior lurks an evil, waiting to devour the unwary... Seven years ago, Professor Gabriel Kennedy's investi

Oct 19, 2017
The tiger's prey - a novel of adventure by Smith, Wilbur A., author. The tiger's prey - a novel of adventure

"A new historical adventure from the New York Times-bestselling author of Desert God and Pharaoh"--

Oct 14, 2017
This side of the grave by Frost, Jeaniene. This side of the grave

When vampires begin to disappear and rumors of a new war surface, Cat Crawfield and her vampire husband Bones are forced to align themselves with the ghoul queen of New Orleans.

Oct 20, 2017
Thunder moon rising by Mariotte, Jeff, author. Thunder moon rising

Fear is abroad in the Deadlands as a string of brutal killings and cattle mutilations trouble a frontier town in the Arizona Territory, nestled in the forbidding shadow of the rugged Thunder Mountains. Once an officer in the Union Army, Tucker Bringloe is now a worthless drunk begging for free drinks at the corner saloon. But when he's roped into a posse searching for the nameless killers, Tuck must rediscover the man he once was if he's to halt the terror and stop occult forces from unleashing

Oct 14, 2017
To kill a mockingbird by Lee, Harper, author. To kill a mockingbird

Oct 19, 2017
Uncommon type - some stories by Hanks, Tom, author. Uncommon type - some stories

"A gentle Eastern European immigrant arrives in New York City after his family and his life have been torn apart by his country's civil war. A man who loves to bowl rolls a perfect game--and then another and then another and then many more in a row until he winds up ESPN's newest celebrity, and he must decide if the combination of perfection and celebrity has ruined the thing he loves. An eccentric billionaire and his faithful executive assistant venture into America looking for acquisitions and

Oct 14, 2017
Under a Watchful Eye by Nevill, Adam Under a Watchful Eye

Oct 19, 2017
Voyager by Gabaldon, Diana. Voyager

Time-travelling Claire Randall returns to her own time, pregnant and weary, and resumes her life, but her memories of her eighteenth-century Scottish lover Jamie Fraser will not die, leading her to a desperate decision to return to him.

Oct 14, 2017
Where the sun shines out - a novel by Catalano, Kevin, author. Where the sun shines out - a novel

In the blue-collar town of Chittenango, New York, two young boys are abducted from a local festival and taken to a cabin in the woods. One is kept; one is killed. When they are next seen, ten-year-old Dean has escaped by swimming across Oneida Lake holding his brother's dead body. As the years pass, the people of Chittenango struggle to cope with the collateral damage of this unspeakable act of violence, reverberations that disrupt the community and echo far beyond. With nothing holding it toget

Oct 20, 2017
With this kiss by Dailey, Janet. With this kiss

In "Wild and Wonderful," journalist and photographer Glenna Reynolds joins forces with a businessman to save her father's coal mine from being shut down by the government, and in "Beware of the Stranger," a gossip columnist must hide her true identity from an investigative reporter.

Oct 14, 2017
Wonders will never cease - a novel by Irwin, Robert, 1946- author. Wonders will never cease - a novel

"An Exhilarating, Magical Blend of History and Fantasy Set during the Original Game of Thrones--For Fans of T. H. White, George R. R. Martin, and Philippa Gregory. Beginning with the Palm Sunday Battle of Towton, the bloodiest ever fought on English soil, Wonders Will Never Cease relates the fabulous adventures of one man and his noble family amid the chaos and political intrigue that beset England during the War of the Roses, when two great houses battled for control of the throne. The young An

Oct 20, 2017