A woman stuck in Silicon Valley takes a job at her local used bookstore and discovers a copy of D.H. Lawrence’s Lady Chatterley’s Lover filled with love notes. As she tries to hunt down the couple from the book, she also learns what she thought she wanted out of life isn’t what she wants anymore.
Abandoned as a baby, but raised in a world of privilege, Arial has no hint of her past or who she belonged to. Her only link lies in the thing that sets her apart from everyone else--telekinetic powers. Ari is protected by her adoptive parents and hidden from the public to keep her gift secret. That is, until someone begins threatening her life. The second book in Bank's suspenseful and steamy Slow Burn series
Alcott effortlessly evokes the shimmering world of vintage Hollywood as she drops a naïve but gutsy young woman into the tumultuous set of “Gone with the Wind” and legendary silver screen romance while Europe moves towards war.
Frank begins the season preoccupied with the concerns of any teenage boy, but when tragedy unexpectedly strikes his family—which includes his Methodist minister father; his passionate, artistic mother; Juilliard-bound older sister; and wise-beyond-his-years kid brother—he finds himself thrust into an adult world full of secrets, lies, adultery, and betrayal, suddenly called upon to demonstrate a maturity and gumption beyond his years.
Classic Sherlockian mystery at its finest! Horowitz shines in this twisting mystery with an ending you won’t see coming.
Rizzoli and Isles work on connecting old murders in Botswana, Africa, with current murders at home involving what appear to be kills by wild animals.
A young journalist, haunted by her mother’s long ago abandonment, is drawn into a murder investigation involving New York City’s Hasidic community. At once repulsed and enthralled by the community that her mother abandoned her for, Rebekah’s passion for solving the murder of a young Hasidic woman becomes entangled with her search for insight into her own mother’s life.
Ruddy, ex-football star and now Repo Man suddenly starts to hear the voice of a murdered man in his head. It seems the victim is a realtor who had been murdered in the nearby woods, and he insists that Ruddy help him figure out why he was killed, what happened to his wife and daughter, and to bring the killers to justice. Suspense, humor, and romance make this a fun and engaging read, especially with the amusing and snappy chatter going on between Ruddy and Alan.
It’s 1922, and London is tense. Ex-servicemen are disillusioned, the out-of-work and the hungry are demanding change. And in South London, in a genteel Camberwell villa, a large silent house now bereft of brothers, husband and even servants, life is about to be transformed, as impoverished widow Mrs. Wray and her spinster daughter, Frances, are obliged to take in lodgers. A great psychological portrait.
Tight and fast paced, the 1960’s tone is elegant and smooth. When single, 38-year-old bookstore owner Kitty begins repetitively dreaming she is married with a family, her grip on reality begins to falter, and causing her (and the reader) to question everything.