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Without fear or favor - a novel by Tanenbaum, Robert, author. Without fear or favor - a novel

In the twenty-ninth novel in the Karp-Ciampi series, Butch Karp and his wife must stop a radical organization of armed militants from murdering police officers.

Nov 20, 2017
Winter solstice - a novel by Hilderbrand, Elin, author. Winter solstice - a novel

With Bart back safe and sound from Afghanistan, the Quinns are preparing for a holiday more joyous than any they've experienced in years. But it just wouldn't be a Quinn family gathering if things went smoothly.

Nov 20, 2017
What happened by Clinton, Hillary Rodham, author, narrator. What happened

"'In the past, for reasons I try to explain, I've often felt I had to be careful in public, like I was up on a wire without a net. Now I'm letting my guard down.' For the first time, Hillary Rodham Clinton reveals what she was thinking and feeling during one of the most controversial and unpredictable presidential elections in history. Now free from the constraints of running, Hillary takes you inside the intense personal experience of becoming the first woman nominated for president by a major

Nov 20, 2017
The vengeance of mothers - the journals of Margaret Kelly & Molly McGill by Fergus, Jim, author. The vengeance of mothers - the journals of Margaret Kelly & Molly McGill

This novel explores what happens to the bonds between wives and husbands, children and mothers, when society sees them as "unspeakable."

Nov 20, 2017
Turtles all the way down by Green, John, 1977- author. Turtles all the way down

Aza Holmes is a young woman navigating daily existence within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts.

Nov 20, 2017
Tell tale - stories by Archer, Jeffrey, 1940- author. Tell tale - stories

In this collection of short stories, Archer gifts us with a dozen different tales ranging from murder mysteries to bildungsromans to war stories based on real events that have critics comparing him to Dumas, Dahl, and Maugham.

Nov 20, 2017
Sleeping beauties - a novel by King, Stephen, 1947- author. Sleeping beauties - a novel

In a future so real and near it might be now, something happens when women go to sleep; they become shrouded in a cocoon-like gauze. If they are awakened, if the gauze wrapping their bodies is disturbed or violated, the women become feral and spectacularly violent; and while they sleep they go to another place. The men of our world are abandoned, left to their increasingly primal devices. One woman, however, the mysterious Evie, is immune to the blessing or curse of the sleeping disease. Is Evie

Nov 20, 2017
The rules of magic by Hoffman, Alice, author. The rules of magic

Susanna Owens knows that her three children are dangerously unique. From the start Susanna sets down rules for her children: No walking in the moonlight, no red shoes, no wearing black, no cats, no crows, no candles, no books about magic. And most importantly, never, ever, fall in love. But when her children visit their Aunt Isabelle, in the small Massachusetts town where the Owens family has been blamed for everything that has ever gone wrong, they uncover family secrets and begin to understand

Nov 20, 2017
The rooster bar - a novel by Grisham, John, author. The rooster bar - a novel

"Mark, Todd, and Zola came to law school to change the world, to make it a better place. But now, as third-year students, these close friends realize they have been duped. They all borrowed heavily to attend a third-tier, for-profit law school so mediocre that its graduates rarely pass the bar exam, let alone get good jobs. And when they learn that their school is one of a chain owned by a shady New York hedge-fund operator who also happens to own a bank specializing in student loans, the three

Nov 20, 2017
The right time by Steel, Danielle, author. The right time

Inspired by the stories she grew up reading after her mother's abandonment, Alexandra Winslow finds publishing success writing mystery novels under a male pseudonym but becomes isolated as a result of her fame and her double life.

Nov 20, 2017
Quick & dirty by Woods, Stuart, author. Quick & dirty

Stone Barrington is the master of keeping calm and collected under fire, but his latest case will challenge even his tireless aplomb.

Nov 20, 2017
Origin - a novel by Brown, Dan, 1964- author. Origin - a novel

After an event at which futurist Edmond Kirsch is to announce a groundbreaking discovery erupts into chaos, Robert Langdon rushes to Barcelona to locate a cryptic password that will reveal Kirsch's secret before it is lost forever.

Nov 20, 2017
Mind game - a novel by Johansen, Iris. Mind game - a novel

Mind Game takes Jane MacGuire back to Scotland where she continues her search for the treasure she's been chasing for years. But now she's being plagued by dreams of a girl in danger. Who is this girl, and what is she trying to tell Jane? And will Jane figure it out before it's too late -- for her and the mysterious young woman? Things are further complicated when Seth Caleb comes back into Jane's life. This time he's the one in trouble, and Jane will find herself pulled unexpectedly into his wo

Nov 20, 2017
Merry and bright by Macomber, Debbie, author. Merry and bright

Between her full-time job and taking care of her family, it's been a long year for Merry, and her social life has all but disappeared. Trying to get her to take a break from the responsibilities of everyday life, her mother and brother make her an online dating profile, and the matches start rolling in. Intrigued by their similar interests, she starts chatting with a charming stranger, and their exchanges soon become the brightest part of her day. But everything turns upside down when they final

Nov 20, 2017
Manhattan Beach - a novel by Egan, Jennifer, author. Manhattan Beach - a novel

Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to visit Dexter Styles, a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her father and her family. She is mesmerized by the sea beyond the house and by some charged mystery between the two men. ‎Years later, her father has disappeared and the country is at war. Anna works at the Brooklyn Naval Yard, where women are allowed to hold jobs that once belonged to men, now soldiers abroad. She becomes the first female diver, the

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

Desperately searching for the person who abducted and strangled his sister - Ben has hit a wall until he gains an unlikely ally - the school's popular new girl, Ro Majors, who has secrets of her own. As the body count rises, a picture emerges of an adversary who is as cunning and methodical as deadly. And uncovering the truth may not be enough to keep Ben, Ro and their loved ones safe from a twisted and fixated killer who has nothing left to lose.

Nov 20, 2017
It devours! by Fink, Joseph (Fiction writer), author. It devours!

"Nilanjana Sikdar is an outsider to the town of Night Vale. Working for Carlos, the town's top scientist, she relies on fact and logic as her guiding principles. But all that is put into question when Carlos gives her a special assignment investigating a mysterious rumbling in the desert wasteland outside of town. This investigation leads her to the Joyous Congregation of the Smiling God, and to Darryl, one of its most committed members. Caught between her beliefs in the ultimate power of scienc

Nov 20, 2017
In the midst of winter - a novel by Allende, Isabel, author. In the midst of winter - a novel

A minor traffic accident becomes the catalyst for an unexpected and moving love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Richard Bowmaster, a 60-year-old human rights scholar, hits the car of Evelyn Ortega, a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala, in the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes an unforeseen and far more serious turn when Evelyn turns up at the professor's house seeking help. At a lo

Nov 20, 2017
Holly and Ivy by Michaels, Fern, author. Holly and Ivy

Ivy is drawn to the warmth she senses beneath a trouble father's gruff exterior, and toward a family who may need her just as much as she needs them.

Nov 20, 2017
Haunted by Patterson, James, 1947- author. Haunted

"Detective Michael Bennett is ready for a vacation after a series of crises push him, and his family, to the brink. He settles on an idyllic, small town in the beautiful Maine woods, a recommendation from a former colleague. But just when Bennett thinks he can relax, he gets pulled into a case that has shocked the tight-knit community. Kids are disappearing left and right with no explanation -- until several bodies turn up in the woods. As Bennett investigates, he discovers that the seemingly pe

Nov 20, 2017

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