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Enigma by Coulter, Catherine, author. Enigma

Working with Agent Cam Wittier and former Special Forces agent Jack Cabot, Agents Savich and Sherlock must race against the clock to catch an international criminal.

Sep 19, 2017
Fierce kingdom by Phillips, Gin, author. Fierce kingdom

"An electrifying novel about the primal and unyielding bond between a mother and her son, and the lengths she'll go to to protect him. The zoo is nearly empty as Joan and her four-year-old son soak up the last few moments of playtime. They are happy, and the day has been close to perfect. But what Joan sees as she hustles her son toward the exit gate minutes before closing time sends her sprinting back into the zoo, her child in her arms. And for the next three hours--the entire scope of the nov

Sep 19, 2017
George & Lizzie - a novel by Pearl, Nancy, author, narrator. George & Lizzie - a novel

George and Lizzie have radically different understandings of what love and marriage should be. George grew up in a warm and loving family, his father an orthodontist, his mother a stay-at-home mom, while Lizzie grew up as the only child of two famous psychologists, who viewed her more as an in-house experiment than a child to love. Over the course of their marriage, nothing has changed, George is happy; Lizzie remains, unfulfilled. When a shameful secret from Lizzie's past resurfaces, she'll nee

Sep 19, 2017
Glass houses - a novel by Penny, Louise, author. Glass houses - a novel

When a mysterious figure appears on the village green in Three Pines, Chief Superintendent Gamache knows something is seriously wrong. Yet he must watch and wait--and hope his fears are not realized.

Sep 19, 2017
Killing England - the brutal struggle for American independence by O'Reilly, Bill, author. Killing England - the brutal struggle for American independence

Told through the eyes of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Great Britain's King George III, Killing England chronicles the path to independence, taking the listener from the battlefields of America to the royal courts of Europe.

Sep 19, 2017
Little fires everywhere by Ng, Celeste, author. Little fires everywhere

From the bestselling author of Everything I Never Told You, the intertwined stories of the picture-perfect Richardson family and the mother and daughter who upend their lives "I read Little Fires Everywhere in a single, breathless sitting. With brilliance and beauty, Celeste Ng dissects a microcosm of American society just when we need to see it beneath the microscope ..."--Jodi Picoult, New York Times -bestselling author of Small Great Things and Leaving Time In Shaker Heights, a placid, progre

Sep 16, 2017
Map of the heart by Wiggs, Susan, author. Map of the heart

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.

Sep 19, 2017
Proof of life - a J.P. Beaumont novel by Jance, Judith A., author. Proof of life - a J.P. Beaumont novel

Before he retired, J.P. Beaumont had looked forward to having his days all to himself. But too much free time doesn't suit a man used to brushing close to danger. When his longtime nemesis, retired Seattle crime reporter Maxwell Cole, dies in what's officially deemed to be an accidental fire, Beau is astonished to be dragged into the investigation at the request of none other than the deceased victim himself. In the process, Beau learns that just because a long-ago case was solved does not mean

Sep 19, 2017
Secrets in death by Robb, J. D., 1950- author. Secrets in death

The chic Manhattan nightspot Du Vin is not the kind of place Eve Dallas would usually patronize, and it's not the kind of bar where a lot of blood gets spilled. But that's exactly what happens one cold February evening. The mortally wounded woman is Larinda Mars, a self-described 'social information reporter, ' or as most people would call it, a professional gossip. As it turns out, she was keeping the most shocking stories quiet, for profitable use in her side business as a blackmailer. Setting

Sep 19, 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 s

Sep 19, 2017
The girl who takes an eye for an eye by Lagercrantz, David, author. The girl who takes an eye for an eye

"From the author of the #1 international best seller The Girl in the Spider's Web: the new book in the Millennium series, which began with Stieg Larsson's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Lisbeth Salander, the girl with the dragon tattoo, the brilliant hacker, the obstinate outsider, the volatile seeker of justice for herself and others--even she has never been able to uncover the most telling facts of her traumatic childhood, the secrets that might finally, fully explain her to herself. Now, whe

Sep 16, 2017
The good daughter - a novel by Slaughter, Karin, 1971- author. The good daughter - a novel

Twenty-eight years ago, Charlotte and Samantha Quinn's happy small-town family life was torn apart by a terrifying attack on their family home. It left their mother dead. It left their father--Pikeville's notorious defense attorney--devastated. And it left the family fractured beyond repair, consumed by secrets from that terrible night. Charlie has followed in her father's footsteps to become a lawyer herself--the ideal good daughter. But when violence comes to Pikeville again--and a shocking tr

Sep 19, 2017
The late show by Connelly, Michael, 1956- author. The late show

Rene´e Ballard catches two cases she doesn't want to part with: the brutal beating of a prostitute and the killing of a young woman in a nightclub shooting. Against orders and her own partner's wishes, Ballard works both cases by day while maintaining her shift by night.

Sep 19, 2017
The ninth hour by McDermott, Alice, author. The ninth hour

On a dim winter afternoon, a young Irish immigrant opens the gas taps in his Brooklyn tenement. In the aftermath of the fire that follows, Sister St. Savior, an aging nun, appears, unbidden, to direct the way forward for his widow and his unborn child. In Catholic Brooklyn, in the early part of the twentieth century, decorum, superstition, and shame collude to erase the man's brief existence, and yet his suicide, although never spoken of, reverberates through many lives--testing the limits and t

Sep 19, 2017
The store by Patterson, James, 1947- author. 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

Sep 16, 2017
To be where you are by Karon, Jan, 1937- author. To be where you are

After twelve years of wrestling with the conflicts of retirement, Father Tim Kavanagh realizes he doesn't need a steady job to prove himself. Then he's given one. But what exactly does it prove? Meanwhile, newly married Dooley and Lace face a crisis that empties their bank account and turns their household upside down. Is the honeymoon over?

Sep 19, 2017