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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
That thing you do by McGee, Laurelin, author. That thing you do

Oct 14, 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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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