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A Family Affair
- Fern Michaels
A young dancer finds an unexpected partner, and finally is able to live according to her heart.
A Wanted Woman
- Eric Jerome Dickey
Set up by her employers after a job gone wrong puts her on a hit list by a ruthless gang, a sophisticated assassin taps the assistance of an equally talented and alluring associate to outmaneuver both the gang and her employers.
And the Dark Sacred Night
- Julia Glass
Enduring a stagnant life of hard work and a long-standing mystery about his father's identity, Kit Noonan searches for answers from stateman's wife Lucinda Burns, who reflects on a long-ago accident and its widespread repercussions.
Aunt Dimity and the Wishing Well
- Nancy Atherton
Laughingly wishing on a coin tossed into a deceased neighbor's well only to have the wish come true, Lori inadvertently triggers a string of successful wishes that wreak havoc throughout the village, raising Aunt Dimity's suspicions about the late man's handsome nephew.
- James Grippando
When their honeymoon is cut short by a drilling explosion in Cuban waters, which calls them both back to work, Jack Swyteck, an attorney, represents a client whose husband was on the rig, while his wife, a CIA operative, goes deep undercover until both of their assignments dangerously intersect.
Blossom Street Brides
- Debbie Macomber
As three women's lives intersect in unexpected ways in and around A Good Yarn knitting store, Lydia, Lauren and Bethanne realize that love heals every heart--and the best surprises still lay ahead.
By Its Cover: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery
- Donna Leon
Investigating the thefts of rare book pages from a prestigious Venetian library, Commissario Guido Brunetti is stymied by numerous possible suspects and the murder of a seemingly harmless theologian.
- Stuart Woods
Investigating a series of clever crimes targeting Manhattan's elite, Stone and Dino are drawn into the world of high-end security and fraud only to discover that the mastermind behind the incidents may have intimate ties to Stone.
- Barbara Taylor Bradford
A tale spanning 16 years in Edwardian England finds the centuries-long relationship between the aristocratic Inghams and the Swann family who serves them tested by the outbreak of World War I.
- Maeve Binchy
A story written in stages throughout the best-selling author's career traces the experiences of diverse characters who revolve around Chestnut Street.
Death Come Quickly
- Susan Wittig Albert
With the help of a lawyer friend in Texas, China Bayles investigates a cold case involving a valuable piece of Mexican art after suspecting that it may be connected to the death of another friend.
Death on Blackheath: A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novel
- Anne Perry
Investigating evidence of a violent struggle at the home of Ministry of Defense member Dudley Kynaston, Pitt and the Special Branch discover the brutally murdered body of a young woman before realizing that Kynaston is not who he appears to be.
Debbie Doesn't Do It Anymore
- Walter Mosley
Resolving to leave the pornography industry after her husband is found electrocuted in a hot tub with another woman, an adult film star endures a reckoning involving her late husband's debts, her estranged family and the child she had to give up. By the award-winning author of the Easy Rawlins series.
Destroyer Angel: An Anna Pigeon Novel
- Nevada Barr
Testing outdoor sporting equipment designed for a disabled companion, U.S. Park Services ranger Anna Pigeon returns from a solo outing to discover that her fellow campers have been abducted.
Don't Look for Me: An Amos Walker Novel
- Loren D. Estleman
Investigating the disappearance of a woman whose demise may be linked to the mafia and an illicit pornography studio, private investigator Amos Walker is confronted by two Mossad agents who make him realize that the case is more sinister than anticipated.
Everything to Lose
- Andrew Gross
A determined, down-on-her-luck mother caring for her handicapped son becomes entangled in a murderous conspiracy to keep a 20-year-old secret buried.
Field of Prey
- John Sandford
Lucas Davenport investigates the discovery of several bodies in an abandoned Minnesota farmyard, discovering the work of a local serial killer who has been murdering one victim every summer for years.
- Robyn Carr
When BJ, a newcomer to Mill Valley, enters their close-knit circle and opens up about her dark past, Gerri, Andy and Sonja come together to help her get back on track and, in the process, make strides in their own lives, becoming stronger as individuals and unfaltering as friends.
- Emma Donoghue
Burlesque dancer Blanche Beunon tries to discover who murdered her friend Jenny, who was shot through a window in a railroad saloon in 1876 San Francisco, amidst a record-breaking heatwave and smallpox epidemic.
- Clive Cussler
Waking with conflicted memories after an injury sustained while trying to rescue passengers from a sinking yacht, Kurt Austin searches for answers from a state-sponsored cybercrime ring that takes him from Monaco to North Korea.
I've Got You Under My Skin
- Mary Higgins Clark
Five years after her husband's murder, Laurie Moran, an award-winning TV producer and single mother, starts filming a new "cold case" series in which four women involved in the unsolved murder of a wealthy Westchester matron reunite to recreate the scene of the crime--along with the real killer.
- Lisa Scottoline
When they are involved in a terrible car accident, Jake Whitmore makes a split-second decision that saves his son from formal punishment, but plunges them both into a world of guilt, lies and secrecy where a dangerous enemy comes forward threatening to expose them.
Live To See Tomorrow
- Iris Johansen
Taylor: When her mentor, Hu Chang, tasks her with rescuing an imprisoned journalist in Tibet, shadowy CIA Operative Catherine Ling is pitted against a man so vile that she wonders if she is being used as a pawn in a game of revenge that is not hers to play.
- Deborah Coonts
Juggling unexpected challenges when her Vegas Strip mega-resort hosts a national cooking competition in which her lover, Jean-Charles Bouclet, is one of the finalists, fixer Lucky O'Toole investigates the death of a contestant who had numerous enemies, including Jean-Charles.
Miss Julia's Marvelous Makeover
- Ann B. Ross
When a long-lost cousin sends a rude and unkempt granddaughter to spend the summer in Abbotsville to learn how to become a lady, Miss Julia finds the task complicated by Sam's health setback at the height of his senate campaign.
- Harlan Coben
A heart-pounding thriller about the ties we have to our past...and the lies that bind us together.
- Greg Iles
Penn Cage must investigate when his father, a beloved family doctor and pillar of the community, is accused of murdering Violet Davis, the beautiful nurse with whom he worked in the dark days of the early 1960s.
- Elizabeth Lowell
Returning to the Caribbean island of St. Vincent to help save her family's treasure-hunting business, financial expert Kate Donnelly must form an uneasy alliance with British military diver Holden Cameron when equipment, treasure and even divers start disappearing into the depths of the ocean.
NYPD Red 2
- James Patterson
After being called to a horrible crime scene in Central Park involving a brutally murdered woman on a carousel, Zach and Kylie, detectives with the elite NYPD Red, must uncover the killer while public pressure builds and personal and professional secrets hang in the balance.
- Amanda Quick
Barely escaping a would-be abductor who has left a trail of victims in his wake, world traveler Miss Amity Doncaster discovers that her attacker has become obsessed with gossip that ties Amity to scientist Benedict Stanbridge, a spy for the throne who resolves to bring the killer to justice.
- Danielle Steel
A high-powered CEO and mother of two, a mom who gave up a promising law career and a struggling artist and mother with an absent husband are forced to reevaluate their sacrifices and beliefs when they confront the realities of power and family.
- Terry Pratchett
A latest entry in the best-selling Discworld series traces the remarkable changes occurring in Ankh-Morpork-Discworld with the arrival of a first steam engine, which culminates in a new and challenging job for Moist von Lipwig.
- Michael Palmer
Delivering a speech for his boss at a national conference in Atlanta, Dr. Lou Welcome takes an exclusive tour of the Centers for Disease Control and learns about the development of biological weapons before becoming enmeshed in a case involving the abduction of a leading scientist.
Robert B. Parker's Cheap Shot
- Ace Atkins
Investigating the perpetrators of violent off-field incidents who compromised the public image of a star linebacker before kidnapping his young son, Spenser assembles a team of associates to comb through the underworld of Boston while the athlete weighs a controversial decision.
Sniper's Honor: A Bob Lee Swagger Novel
- Stephen Hunter
Investigating a World War II Russian sniper who was hunted by both Stalin and Hitler, former marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger wonders why such pains were taken to erase the woman's records before finding himself targeted by an unknown adversary.
- Dale Brown
While leading a team of young engineers designing Starfire, the world's first orbiting solar power plant, James McLanahan Bradley is caught in the middle of a battle that threatens to become an all-out global war for control of space after the U.S. President ignites an arms race.
The Alpine Yeoman: An Emma Lord Mystery
- Mary Daheim
Forced to shelve a story about a murder victim whose information cannot be confirmed,
editor Emma Lord investigates a series of local runaways at the same time Deputy Sam Heppner takes a leave of absence for secret reasons.
- Nora Roberts
Witnessing an apparent murder-suicide during a job, professional house-sitter Lila Emerson is recruited by the alleged perpetrator's brother, talented artist Ashton Archer, to help uncover what really happened.
The Devil's Workshop: A Novel of Scotland Yard's Murder Squad
- Alex Grecian
Hunting down four escaped convicts in late-19th-century London, Walter Day, Nevil Hammersmith and their colleagues from Scotland Yard's Murder Squad race against time to prevent attacks on their families, an effort that turns more violent when Jack the Ripper joins the gang.
- Matthew Quirk
Mike Ford finds himself utilizing skills from his former life of crime when he helps his brother out of his involvement in stealing a billion-dollar trade secret from the Federal Reserve Bank in this follow-up to
The High Druid's Blade
- Terry Brooks
A stand-alone entry in the Shannara series finds Paxon Leah attempting to rescue his kidnapped sister using a seemingly insignificant family sword only to uncover a plot to overthrow the Druids, who reveal the ancient sword's formidable powers.
- John Lescroart
When one of his counselor wife's clients suspiciously disappears and the woman's husband, a San Francisco jail guard, is accused of her murder, lawyer Dismas Hardy examines possible suspects before discovering evidence of the corruption-related death of an inmate.
The Kill Switch: A Tucker Wayne Novel
- James Rollins
Recruited by Sigma Force to extract a Russian pharmaceutical magnate, who holds the biological key to a new weapons system, from Siberia, former Army Ranger Tucker Wayne and his military working dog Kane must solve an ancient mystery before the modern world suffers a fate worse than death.
The King: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood
- J.R. Ward
The war with the Lessening Society continues, with the added threat of the Band of Bastards, after Wrath and his mate take the throne in the latest installment of the best-selling series following
Lover At Last
The Lincoln Myth
- Steve Berry
A latest high-stakes thriller featuring favorite American President Cotton Malone finds him tackling the secrets of Mormonism, a U.S. Senator's stealthy secession plan and a history-shaping letter that was handed down through the Chief Executive line.
The Skin Collector: A Lincoln Rhyme Novel
- Jeffery Deaver
This sequel to the
New York Times
The Bone Collector
pits the former New York police homicide detective, who became a forensic consultant after becoming a quadriplegic, against another devious criminal mastermind.
The Snow Queen
- Michael Cunningham
A heartbroken man turns to religion after seeing a vision in the sky above Central Park while his musician brother takes drugs he thinks will help him compose a ballad for his seriously ill wife.
- David Baldacci
The highly skilled assassin who brought in a rogue assassin
and who became a target himself when he refused a mission in
returns for his third adventure in the best-selling series.
Trouble in Mind: The Collected Stories
- Jeffery Deaver
Twelve short stories from the acclaimed, best-selling author of
The Bone Collector
feature suspenseful tales about a loyal housekeeper who tries to find out who killed her boss, and a washed-up Hollywood actor who takes a huge risk.
- James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
New mother and San Francisco detective Lindsay Boxer has her happy world shattered when a dangerous and deranged killer from her past returns in this new addition to the series co-authored by the prolific author of the Alex Cross novels.
Waking the Dead
- Heather Graham
When a painting rumored to come to life and bring death resurfaces in New Orleans, Danielle Cafferty and Michael Quinn, drawn to this caseâ€”and to each other, must confront this work of art, and evil, that somehow frees the people within the portrait to commit bloody crimes.
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