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The Incredible Gladys Pyle. Kinyon, Jeannette. Prairie Architect. A Path of Colored Leaves. Klock, Irma H. Sold Klock, Irma. The Central Black Hills. Here Comes Calamity Jane. Sold Knittel, Marjorie. C Kolash, Lenna. Kolbe, Robert with Brian Bade. They Captured the Moment. Dakota Photographers Kohl, Edith Eudora. Land Of The Burnt Thigh. Whose Garden? Neighbor Boy poetry Krause, Herbet. Boxed 3 vol. The Thresher. C Krause, Herbert.
Prelude To Glory. Lang The People Rule. The Frank Finkel Story. Limited signed ed. The Middle Five. Lame Deer Seeker Of Visions. Free Land. Home Over Saturday. Let The Hurricane Roar. B Lane, Rose Wilder. Young Pioneers org. Rose Wilder Lane Her Story. Sold Lang, Verla M. Veal, editor. Legends of the Lakota Larson, A. Sold Larson, Gladys Dorsey. Dakota Diary poetry Larson, Gladys Dorsey. The Missouri. South Dakota Changing, Changeless A Selected Annotated Bibliography.
Daschle vs Thune. Black Hills White Justice. South Dakota Simply Beautiful. Sold Lee, Bob. Last Grass Frontier. Lee, L. History of the Spirit Lake Massacre. Black Hills Pioneer Stories. Prairie School Lentz, Lillian. The Alluring Horizon. Biography of William F. Cody Leonard, Elizabeth Jane. The Call of the Western Prairie. Sold Lepthien, Emilie. America The Beautiful — South Dakota. Roy Hou Buffalo Man. C Lewis, Elizabeth Burton. Wo'wakita Reservation Memories.
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A Breath of Prairie and Other Stories. Sold Lillibridge, Will. The Dissolving Circle. The Dominate Dollar. The Quest Eternal. Where The Trail Divides. Gunderson, compilers. II poetry. B Lindberg, J. Wenona and Other Poems Linde, Martha. Black Hills Badlands. The Web of the West. Prairie Memories From the Bauhs House. Signed Lohan, Bill Quackers. A Compact Saga.
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Lewis and Clark Among the Indians. Sold Roosevelt, Theodore. Ranch Life And Hunting Trail. Stories Of The Great West. The Winning Of The West vol. Gun Fighter: Man or Myth. They Called Him Wild Bill. B Rosdhal, Robert. My Family Secrets Rosenbohm, Dena. South Dakota Civil Government. Sold Rothrock, E. A Geology of South Dakota. Part I — The Surface. Part I — Description Report of Investigations No. Buffalo Harvest Rounds, Glen, illustrator. Contrary Jenkins Rounds, Glen, illustrator. Berniece Freschet, author. The Happy Dromedary.
C Rounds, Glen, illustrator. Maria Leach, author. Yowder and the Giant Bull Snake. B Rounds, Glen. Can anyone honestly say they know another person? In the Cafe of Lost Youth is vintage Patrick Modiano, an absorbing evocation of a particular Paris of the s, shadowy and shady, a secret world of writers, criminals, drinkers, and drifters. But, then she learns about her birth mother and starts to piece together the mystery of her identity.
Fiction Moreno-Garcia Moreno-Garcia, Silvia The beautiful ones Publication Year: Summary: Antonina Beaulieu is in the glittering city of Loisail for her first Grand Season, where she will attend balls and mingle among high society in hopes of landing a suitable husband. But Antonina is telekinetic, and strange events in her past have made her the subject of malicious gossip and hardly a sought-after bride. Fiction Moriarty Moriarty, Nicola The fifth letter Publication Year: Summary: Joni, Deb, Eden, Trina have been best friends since high school, sharing a bond that has seen them through their teenage years and into adulthood.
But now time and circumstance are starting to pull them apart as careers, husbands, and babies get in the way. As their yearly vacation becomes less of a priority, at least for three of the women, how can Joni find a way to draw the four of them back together? During a laughter- and wine-filled night, the women dare one another to write anonymous letters, spilling their deepest, darkest secrets. But the fun game turns devastating, exposing cracks in their lives and the friendship they share. Each letter is a dark confession revealing shocking information. A troubled marriage? A substance abuse problem?
A secret pregnancy? A heartbreaking diagnosis? Late on one of their last nights together, after the other three have gone to bed, Joni notices something in the fireplace, a burnt, crumpled, nearly destroyed sheet of paper that holds the most shattering revelation of all. It is a fifth letter, a hate-filled rant that exposed a vicious, deeply hidden grudge that has festered for years. But who wrote it? Which one of them has seethed with resentment all these years? What should Joni do? Fiction Murphy Murphy, Sara Flannery The possessions : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "[A] young woman who channels the dead for a living crosses a dangerous line when she falls in love with one of her clients, whose wife died under mysterious circumstances" — provided by publisher.
She and her fellow workers, known as "bodies", wear the discarded belongings of the dead and swallow pills called lotuses to summon their spirits—numbing their own minds and losing themselves in the process. Edie has been a body at the Elysian Society for five years, an unusual record. But when Edie channels Sylvia, the dead wife of recent widower Patrick Braddock, she becomes obsessed with the glamorous couple.
Fiction Novakovich Novakovich, Josip Heritage of smoke Publication Year: Summary: "Short story writer, novelist and essayist Josip Novakovich returns with his first collection of stories since being named a finalist for the prestigious Man Booker International Prize. Fiction Obioma Obioma, Chigozie The fishermen : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "Told from the point of view of nine-year-old Benjamin, the youngest of four brothers, The Fishermen is the Cain and Abel-esque story of an unforgettable childhood in s Nigeria, in the small town of Akure.
When their strict father has to travel to a distant city for work, the brothers take advantage of his extended absence to skip school and go fishing. At the ominous, forbidden nearby river, they meet a dangerous local madman who persuades the oldest of the boys that he is destined to be killed by one of his siblings. Their old high school friend Kat—Kat the adventurer, Kat who ran away to the South Pacific as soon as they graduated—has extended the invitation of a lifetime: Come live with me on my cocoa farm in Fiji.
Come spend the days eating chocolate and gabbing like teenagers once again, free from men, worries, and cold. Come grow old in paradise, together, as sisters. Who could say no? Fiction Parker Parker, Hank Containment Publication Year: Summary: A "thriller about a global plot to release a deadly virus and the elite response team who must try to stop it"—. Fiction Parker Parker, T. Founded by patriarch Adam, the town is the site of the Mammoth Cup ski race-a qualifier for the Olympics. Her son Sky, born while his mother was in prison, and Wylie are half-brothers.
They inherit not only superb athletic skills but an enmity that threatens to play out in a lethal drama on one of the fastest and most perilous ski slopes in the world. Three powerful and unusual women have central roles in this volatile family feud: Cynthia, bent on destroying Wylie; his mother Kathleen, determined to protect him; and April Holly, a beautiful celebrity snowboarder, on track to win Olympic Gold. But, as Wylie falls in love with April and they begin to imagine a life away from the violence that has shattered his family, history threatens to repeat itself and destroy them both"—.
Mercy seems destined for greatness, but the road out of town is riddled with obstacles. There are the cryptic letters from Charmaine, the mother who abandoned Mercy at birth. The last day of school brings the disturbing discovery, and as summer unfolds and the police investigate, every girl becomes a suspect. When Mercy collapses on the opening night of the season, Evelia prophesies that she is only the first to fall, and soon, other girls are afflicted by the mysterious condition, sending the town into a tailspin, and bringing Illa and Mercy together in an unexpected way.
Fiction Pendziwol Pendziwol, Jean. Maja Norberg is eighteen years old and on trial for her involvement in the massacre where her boyfriend and best friend were killed. When the novel opens, Maja has spent nine excruciating months in jail awaiting trial. Now the time has come for her to enter the courtroom. But how did Maja, the good girl next door who was popular and excelled at school, become the most hated teenager in the country? What did Maja do? Fiction Powers Powers, Richard Orfeo : a novel Publication Year: Summary: Composer Peter Els —the "Bioterrorist Bach" — pays a final visit to the people he loves, those who shaped his musical journey and, through the help of his ex-wife, his daughter, and his longtime collaborator, he hatches a plan to turn his disastrous collision with Homeland Security into a work of art that will reawaken its audience to the sounds all around them.
Fiction Preston Preston, Douglas J. Beyond the ice limit Publication Year: Summary: Five years ago, the mysterious and inscrutable head of Effective Engineering Solutions, Eli Glinn, led a mission to recover a gigantic meteorite from a remote island off the coast of South America. The mission ended in disaster when their ship, the Rolvaag, foundered in a vicious storm in the Antarctic waters and broke apart, sinking-along with its unique cargo-to the ocean floor. One hundred and eight crew members perished, and Eli Glinn was left paralyzed.
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The tragedy revealed something truly terrifying: the meteorite they tried to retrieve was not, in fact, simply a rock. Instead, it was a complex organism from the deep reaches of space. Fiction Pritchett Pritchett, Laura The blue hour : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "The tight-knit residents of Blue Moon Mountain, nestled high in the Colorado Mountains, form an interconnected community of those living off the land, stunned by the beauty and isolation all around them.
So when, at the onset of winter, the town veterinarian commits a violent act, the repercussions of that tragedy will be felt all across the mountainside, upending their lives and causing their paths to twist and collide in unexpected ways. The housecleaner rediscovering her sexual appetite, the farrier who must take in his traumatized niece, the grocer and her daughter, the therapist and the teacher, reaching out to the world in new and surprising ways, and the ragged couple trapped in a cycle of addiction and violence.
The strong, spirited people of Blue Moon Mountain must learn to navigate the line between violence and sex, tenderness and the hard edge of yearning, and the often confusing paths of mourning and lust. This collection of short stories demonstrate his ability to evoke the heart and soul of this land and its people. Fiction Reizin Reizin, P. Happiness for Humans Publication Year: Then Playboy magazine publishes photos of Wheel of Fortune hostess Vanna White, Billy meets expert programmer Mary Zelinsky, and everything changes"— c Provided by publisher.
Fiction Rivers Rivers, Francine The masterpiece Publication Year: Summary: Struggling to make a home for herself and her five-month old son Samuel, Grace Moore accepts a position as a personal assistant to Roman Velasco, a temperamental successful artist. Placidia, a mere teenager herself living far from her family and completely unprepared to run a farm or raise a child, must endure the darkest days of the war on her own.
By the time Major Hockaday returns two years later, Placidia is bound for jail, accused of having borne a child in his absence and murdering it. What really transpired in the two years he was away? To what extremes can war and violence push a woman who is left to fend for herself? Told through letters, court inquests, and journal entries, this saga, inspired by a true incident, unfolds with gripping intensity, conjuring the era with uncanny immediacy.
Amid the desperation of wartime, Placidia sees the social order of her Southern homeland unravel. As she comes to understand how her own history is linked to one runaway slave, her perspective on race and family are upended. A love story, a story of racial divide, and a story of the South as it fell in the war, The Second Mrs.
Hockaday reveals how this generation—and the next—began to see their world anew"—. Lee Cuddy is 17 years old and on the run, alone on the streets of Philadelphia. After taking the fall for a rich friend, Lee reluctantly accepts refuge in the Crystal Castle—a cooperative of homeless kids squatting in an austere, derelict building. From abandoned aquariums to highly patrolled museums to the homes of vacationing Philadelphians, Tomi and Lee can always chart a way to the next, perfect hide-out"—.
Welcome to the afterlife. But the line between life and death is narrower than we suspect, and all that matters to Will is getting back to Claire. Fiction Salinger Salinger, J. The catcher in the rye Publication Year: Summary: A year old American boy relates in his own words the experiences he goes through at school and after, and reveals with unusual candour the workings of his own mind.
What does a boy in his teens think and feel about his teachers, parents, friends and acquaintances? Inside the factory, Ephraim anxiously scans the growing crowd, looking for his two sons. As anxious questions swirl around him—"Where are they taking us? How long will we be gone? Fiction Shearer Shearer, Alex This is the life : a novel Publication Year: Summary: Two estranged brothers come together when one of them discovers he has a brain tumor and the other emerges as his caretaker.
The attack is a brilliant feat of planning and secrecy, but with one loose thread. And Martel, likewise, turns a blind eye to the fact he is doing business with a man whose objective is the very destruction of the West. Fiction Smith Smith, Ali Autumn Publication Year: Summary: "From the Man Booker-shortlisted and Baileys Prize-winning author of How to be both: a breathtakingly inventive new novel—about aging, time, love, and stories themselves—that launches an extraordinary quartet of books called Seasonal.
Her newest, Autumn, has all of these qualities in spades, and—good news for fans! Seasonal, comprised of four stand-alone books, separate yet interconnected and cyclical as are the seasons , explores what time is, how we experience it, and the recurring markers in the shapes our lives take and in our ways with narrative. Fusing Keatsian mists and mellow fruitfulness with the vitality, the immediacy, and the color hit of Pop Art, Autumn is a witty excavation of the present by the past.
The novel is a stripped-branches take on popular culture and a meditation, in a world growing ever more bordered and exclusive, on what richness and worth are, what harvest means"—. Fiction Smith Smith, Russell Confidence : stories Publication Year: Summary: In the stories of Confidence, there are ecstasy-taking PhD students, financial traders desperate for husbands, owners of failing sex stores, violent and unremovable tenants, aggressive raccoons, seedy massage parlors, experimental filmmakers who record every second of their day, and wives who blog insults directed at their husbands.
There are cheating husbands. There are private clubs, crowded restaurants, psychiatric wards. There is one magic cinema and everyone has a secret of some kind. She reluctantly lets her trusted stable assistant join her in a journey across the wilds of Northern California in the hopes of catching Silas for one final showdown. But the aspiring shoe designer needs at least one roommate to manage it. She meets Abby Williams, a writer trying to make it on her own, far away from her successful family in L. Four years later, Morgan Shelby joins them. Then Sasha Hartman, a medical student whose identical twin sister is a headline-grabbing supermodel.
And so the sprawling space, with its exposed brick and rich natural light, becomes a home to friends about to embark on new, exhilarating adventures. Frustrated by her ultra-conservative boss, Claire soon faces a career crisis as a designer. Abby is under the spell of an older man, an off-off-Broadway producer who exploits her and detours her from her true talent as a novelist, while destroying her self-confidence. Morgan is happily in love with a successful restaurateur who supplies her roommates with fine food. But does she even know him?
Fiction Stevens Stevens, Chevy Never let you go Publication Year: Summary: "The author of Still Missing targets her readership with a novel that hits all the notes they come to expect from her—and ratchets up the stakes even more. Lindsey Nash has left an abusive relationship and her ex-husband was sent to jail. She has started over with a new life, her own business, and a teenage daughter who needs her more than ever. When her husband is finally released, Lindsey believes she has cut all ties.
There is no way he can ever find her and her daughter again. But she gets the sense that someone is watching her, tracking her every move. Her new boyfriend is threatened. Her home is invaded. Even her daughter is shadowed. But can he really change? Is the one who wants her dead even closer to home than she thought? Fiction Stevenson Stevenson, Robert Louis Kidnapped Publication Year: Summary: A sixteen-year-old orphan is kidnapped by his villainous uncle, but later escapes and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish highlanders against English rule.
Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Publication Year: Friends and former college bandmates Elizabeth and Andrew and Zoe have watched one another marry, buy real estate, and start businesses and families, all while trying to hold on to the identities of their youth.
But nothing ages them like having to suddenly pass the torch of sexuality, independence, and the ineffable alchemy of cool to their own offspring. Now nearing fifty, they all live within shouting distance in the same neighborhood deep in gentrified Brooklyn, and the trappings of the adult world seem to have arrived with ease. But the summer that their children reach maturity and start sleeping together , the fabric of the adult lives suddenly begins to unravel, and the secrets and revelations that are finally let loose—about themselves, and about the famous fourth band member who soared and fell without them—can never be reclaimed.
Now nearing fifty they all live within shouting distance in the same neighborhood deep in gentrified Brooklyn. But nothing has aged them like having to suddenly pass the torch of sexuality, independence, and the ineffable alchemy of cool to their own offspring. As secrets and revelations are finally let loose— about themselves, and about the famous fourth band member who soared and fell without them— the stability of their lives can never be reclaimed. Fiction Sykes Sykes, Lucy Fitness junkie : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "When Janey Sweet, CEO of a couture wedding dress company, is photographed in the front row of a fashion show eating a bruffin—the delicious lovechild of a brioche and a muffin—her best friend and business partner, Beau, gives her an ultimatum: Lose thirty pounds or lose your job.
At a juice shop she meets Jacob, a cute young guy who takes her dumpster-diving outside Whole Foods on their first date. Fiction Taylor Taylor, Brad Ring of fire Publication Year: Summary: "Fifteen years ago, in order to win a contract in the Kingdom, a desperate defense contractor used a shell company to provide a bribe to a wealthy Saudi businessman.
Now a powerful player in the defense industry, he panics when the Panama Papers burst onto the public scene. Providing insight into the illicit deeds of offshore financing, they could prove his undoing. To prevent the exposure of his illegal activities, he sets in motion a plan to interdict the next leak, but he is not the only one worried about spilled secrets. The data theft has left the Taskforce potentially vulnerable, leaving a trail that could compromise the unit.
Back in the good graces of the new president, Pike Logan and Jennifer Cahill are ordered to interdict the next leak as well, in order to control the damage. Pike Logan will be challenged like never before, and the ensuing chaos and terror will distract the Taskforce from a truth no one sees: The Panama Papers hold a secret more explosive than any attack, and Ring of Fire was only the beginning.
The danger is far from over"—. Fiction Thayer Thayer, Nancy The island house : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "Every summer since college, twenty-nine-year-old Courtney has traded the familiarity of the Midwest for the allure of Nantucket. Now an established university professor, she finds herself caught between two lifestyles and two very different men.
Because this summer has taken an unexpected turn and now she must decide what she really wants. Fiction Torres Torres, Justin We the animals : a novel Publication Year: Summary: Three brothers tear their way through childhood, smashing tomatoes all over each other, building kites from trash, hiding out when their parents do battle, tiptoeing around the house as their mother sleeps off her graveyard shift. Paps and Ma are from Brooklyn, he is Puerto Rican, she is white, and their love is a serious, dangerous thing that makes and unmakes a family many times.
Life in this family is fierce and absorbing, full of chaos and heartbreak and the euphoria of belonging completely to one another. From the intense familial unity felt by a child to the profound alienation he endures as he begins to see the world, this novel is a coming-of-age story. It is an exploration of the viscerally charged landscape of growing up, how deeply we are formed by our earliest bonds, and how we are ultimately propelled at escape velocity toward our futures. Fiction Vaillant Vaillant, John. The water truck, sealed to hide its human cargo, has broken down. Those left behind have no choice but to wait.
A name with an American number. But are his messages going through? Fiction Ward Ward, Amanda Eyre The nearness of you : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "In this profound and lyrical novel, acclaimed author Amanda Eyre Ward explores the deeper meanings of motherhood—from the first blissful hello to the heart-wrenching prospect of saying goodbye. Brilliant heart surgeon Suzette Kendall is stunned when Hyland, her husband of fifteen years, admits his yearning for a child. But Hyland proposes a different idea: a baby via surrogate. A young woman named Dorothy Muscarello is chosen as the one who will help make this family complete.
For Dorrie, surrogacy and the money that comes with it are her opportunity to leave behind a troubled past and create a future for herself—one full of possibility. But this situation also forces all three of them—Dorrie, Suzette, and Hyland—to face a devastating uncertainty that will reverberate in the years to come. Beautifully shifting between perspectives, The Nearness of You deftly explores the connections we form, the families we create, and the love we hold most dear.
Suzette has always feared passing along the genes that led her mother to a mental institution. Dorrie is a young woman struggling to find the money to go to college. Now the Shore Leave Cafe is again basking under the brilliant June sunshine, and this summer promises to be hotter than ever.
Camille, plagued by dreams of a girl with haunted eyes, cannot shake her fear of losing Mathias. A journey into the mountain country of Montana is where she counts on finding answers—or will her actions only fulfill a Davis family curse? Fiction Williams Williams, Jenny D. The atlas of forgotten places : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "With empathy and political intrigue, this is a gripping story of two women from different worlds who become inextricably bound in a quest to save their loved ones. The Atlas of Forgotten Places is that rare novel that delivers an exquisite portrait of family and love within a breathlessly thrilling narrative.
After a long career as an aid worker, Sabine Hardt has retreated to her native Germany for a quieter life. But when her American niece Lily disappears while volunteering in Uganda, Sabine must return to places and memories she once thought buried in order to find her. Masterfully plotted and vividly rendered by a fresh new voice in fiction, The Atlas of Forgotten Places delves deep into the heart of compassion and redemption through a journey that spans geographies and generations to lay bare the stories that connect us all"—.
Fiction Wirkus Wirkus, Tim The infinite future Publication Year: Summary: "An exhilarating, original novel, set in Brazil, Idaho, and outer space, about an obsessive librarian, a down-at-heel author, and a Mormon historian who go on the hunt for a mystical, life-changing book—and find it. The Infinite Future is a mindbending novel that melds two page-turning books in one.
First, we meet three broken people, joined by an obsession with a forgotten Brazilian science-fiction author named Eduard Salgado-MacKenzie. The motley trio sets off to discover his identity, and whether his fabled masterpiece—never published—actually exists. Did his investigations into the true nature of the universe yield something so enormous that his mind was blown for good? The two halves connect in surprising and delightful ways to form a totally unique reading experience.
Fiction Yap Yap, Felicia Yesterday Publication Year: Summary: "Imagine a stratified society where classes are divided not by wealth, nor religion, nor property, but instead by memory. Imagine a world where upper class Duos have two days worth of memories and plebeian Monos only one day worth. Imagine, too, that the only way to understand your spouse or your child or your mother is to jog your brain with daily e-diaries. And then imagine someone is murdered. How do you find a killer when all who are involved have their memories constantly reset?
Claire and Mark are a surprising mixed-marriage that on the surface seems brilliant. Nearby in an exclusive neighborhood, an act of violence leaves his well-to-do parents unable to stay on their own. Living under the same roof, old feelings of guilt and anger surface. Fiction Zhang Zhang, Lijia Lotus : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "A young woman defies her fate and escapes to the city and all it holds for her—be it love, danger, or destiny Surviving by her wits alone, Lotus charges headlong into the neon lights of Shenzhen, determined to pull herself out of the gutter and decide her own fate.
Shes different than the other streetwalkers—reserved, even defiant, Lotus holds her secrets behind her red smile. Her striking eyes catch the attention of many, but Lotus weighs her options between becoming the concubine of a savvy migrant worker or a professional girlfriend to a rich and powerful playboy. She knows that fortunes can shift in the toss of a coin, and in the end, she may make a choice that leads her on a different journey entirely. Is it the work of a rival center? Have the developers who want to build a resort atop Biscuit Mountain found a new tactic to pressure Cordelia into selling?
Until unexpected news rocks her quiet existence: Her father—who walked out suddenly and inexplicably on the family more than three decades ago—has died. Thoughts of the weekend past will now focus on the future and be prefaced by the words "next time. When Darcy runs off on another secret assignment, I am left to figure out how to travel to Italy sans maid and chaperone to help my dear friend Belinda, as she awaits the birth of her baby alone.
An opportunity presents itself in a most unexpected way—my cousin the queen is in need of a spy to attend a house party in the Italian lake country. The Prince of Wales and the dreadful Mrs. Simpson have been invited, and Her Majesty is anxious to thwart a possible secret wedding. What luck! A chance to see Belinda and please the queen as I seek her permission to relinquish my claim to the throne so I can marry Darcy. I soon discover that Mummy is attending the villa party and she has her own secret task for me.
Then, Darcy shows up and tells me that the fate of a world on the brink of war could very well depend on what I overhear at dinner! On her way to interview witnesses, Detective Sarah "Salt" Alt confronts the fleeing vehicle of the suspects, but they get away. A city in turmoil. While other detectives take the lead on the Spelman murders, Salt is tasked to investigate the case of a recently discovered decomposed body. When she combs through the missing-persons reports, it becomes clear the victim is a girl Salt took into custody two years before, and Salt feels a grave responsibility to learn the truth about how the girl died.
But before she can pursue any leads, Salt is called onto emergency riot detail—in the wake of the assault on the Spelman students, Atlanta has reached the boiling point. In a city burdened by history and a community erupting in pain and anger, Salt must delve into the past for answers. He wakes to find himself holding a shotgun. Next to him is a corpse. But what events led him to this point? And how did he get here?
A few weeks earlier, Felicia, his wife, disappeared. The Fifth Element is ultimately the story of what happened to Felicia Stone. Within that journey, brutal crimes are uncovered, tenacious love shines through, and chilling characters with nothing to lose will stop at nothing to get what they want. Jorgen Brekke once again delivers a chilling thriller that readers will tear through to unravel what happened-and why.
The sisters manage to smuggle the fugitive to safety in York, Pennsylvania, while ensuring that the circumstances underlying the entire ordeal stay long buried. Until now. Harry and her animal companions come closer to drawing a link between the past and the present. And in this centuries-spanning caper, they will discover that hiding who you really are may have mortal consequences … As the questions surrounding"—.
George Clare comes home from his position as an art teacher at a private college to find his wife killed and their three-year-old daughter alone. George is the immediate suspect, and a persistent cop is stymied at every turn in proving him a heartless murderer. Three teenage brothers who previously lived in the house become entangled in the investigation. But behind one crime there are others, and more than twenty years will pass before a hard kind of justice is finally served.
Unfortunately for the murderer, an invitation to visit had just been sent by the crime writer Aldous Barnet, staying with his sister at no. Three days after his arrival, Meredith finds himself investigating the shocking murder two doors down. Mystery Bush Jackson, Lisa. One last breath Publication Year: Summary: After leaving her husband Liam Bastian following a wedding-party bloodbath, Rory Abernathy and her daughter escape to a remote sanctuary of Point Roberts, Washington where they are tracked down by Liam and the killer. After all, their client, Lord Sudley, promises them a handsome paycheck, and the gin and tonics will be free.
But no sooner do they arrive at Montgomery Hall than Rudy is shot dead with a houseful of suspicious characters standing by. Lord Sudley ups the ante, and Lola and Berta take the case. Armed with handbags stuffed with emergency chocolate, gin flasks, and a Colt. The evidence is damning: only Elinor had the motive, the opportunity and the means to administer the fatal poison.
Yet, inside the hostile courtroom, one man still presumes Elinor is innocent until proven guilty; Hercule Poirot is all that stands between Elinor and the gallows …. Mary estate of his friend John Cavendish. Their first case, however, is more of an adventure than they expect—working to find documents that, if they were known to the general public, would fuel a communist revolution in Britain.
Undercover agents Tommy and Tuppence know that Jane Finn was carrying top secret documents when she disappeared five years ago. Soon Tommy and Tuppence are in grave danger. Mystery Clark Clark, Mary Higgins As time goes by : a novel Publication Year: Summary: "In this exciting thriller from Mary Higgins Clark, the 1 New York Times bestselling "Queen of Suspense," a news reporter tries to find her birth mother just as she is assigned to cover the high-profile trial of a woman accused of murdering her wealthy husband.
Television journalist Delaney Wright is on the brink of stardom after she begins covering a sensational murder trial for the six p. She should be thrilled, yet her growing desire to locate her birth mother consumes her thoughts. When her once-upon-a-time celebrity lawyer urges her to accept a plea bargain, Betsy refuses: she will go to trial to prove her innocence. His substantial inheritance hangs in the balance—his only means of making good on payments he owes his ex-wife, his children, and increasingly angry creditors.
As the trial unfolds, and the damning evidence against Betsy piles up, Delaney is convinced that Betsy is not guilty and frantically tries to prove her innocence. Yet when murder is committed, the only available detective to solve the crime is the priestess Diotima, and she is heavily pregnant. Delos is the holy birthplace of the divine twins Apollo and Artemis, and it is an island in crisis. Not only has murder tainted the holy sanctuary, but there are about a thousand Athenian troops on the island. The army is led by the statesman Pericles and has come to take away the treasury of the Delian League, the defense fund of the Greeks against the Persian Empire.
The holy people are in uproar. The Athenians are exasperated. The High Priest of the Delian Apollo is not amused. Somehow Diotima must find the killer, calm the island, and. Emma Faraday, newly appointed head of the secret unit, is determined to tie up loose ends. And Blake is a very loose end. Scotland Yard refuses to take him seriously and his friends deride him for attempting a profession at all. But when an anonymous writer sends a letter to the paper claiming to have committed the perfect crime—and promising to kill again—Lenox is convinced that this is his chance to prove himself. With few clues to go on, Lenox endeavors to solve the crime before another innocent life is lost.
Mystery Fluke Fluke, Joanne Raspberry danish murder Publication Year: Summary: "Hannah has felt as bitter as November in Minnesota since Ross vanished without a trace and left their marriage in limbo. Still, she throws herself into a baking frenzy for the sake of pumpkin pie and Thanksgiving-themed treats while endless holiday orders pour into The Cookie Jar. Hannah even introduces a raspberry Danish pastry to the menu, and P. But instead of taking a bite, P. Was someone plotting against P.
Hannah will have to quickly sift through a cornucopia of clues and suspects to stop a killer from bringing another murder to the table"—. Mystery Gallico Gallico, Paul The snow goose, Publication Year: Summary: The tale of a lonely man, a little girl and a wild goose driven by a storm to the coast of England. The story tells how the man came to the aid of his country in its moment of desperate need and how the bird became a symbol of hope and safety to the lost armies on the beach at Dunkirk. Strangely enough, Matilda and her niece are also on board that night…when someone tosses a gun over the railing.
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