Adult eBooks

These eBooks for adults are new to our "shelves" in the last 30 days (most recent on top).


List

The newcomer Mary Kay Andrews.
"IN TROUBLE AND ON THE RUN . . . After she discovers her sister Tanya dead on the floor of her fashionable New York City townhouse, Letty Carnahan is certain she knows who did it: Tanya's ex; sleazy real estate entrepreneur Evan Wingfield. Even in the gri…
How to age without getting old the steps you can take today to stay young for the rest of your life / Joyce Meyer.
"No matter what age you are now, life is a journey through beautiful and varied seasons, full of continuous discovery and dynamic cadence. Embrace each season of your life and learn to live it fully with grace and anticipation as Joyce Meyer shows you: ho…
Brave birds : inspiration on the wing Maude White.
In Brave Birds, cut-paper artist and writer Maude White presents an entirely new collection of sixty-five stunning cut-paper birds. As a source of inspiration, each bird is paired with an original message of kindness and strength associated with its parti…
Your brain is always listening : tame the hidden dragons that control your happiness, habits, and hang-ups Daniel G. Amen, MD.
New York Times bestselling author Dr. Daniel Amen equips you with powerful weapons to battle the inner dragons that are breathing fire on your brain, driving unhealthy behaviors, and robbing you of joy and contentment. Your brain is always listening and r…
Yes, sir : erotic stories of female submission
How bad do you want to be bound, gagged, spanked, or slapped? ? How bad do you want to pant, gasp, scream, and squirm? How bad do you want to turn over some part of yourself to a man just dying to strip you bare and take you somewhere you've never been? H…
Wrapped in love Lexi Ryan.
A one-night stand with the boss was never in her plans. Neither was falling in love . . . Return to Jackson Harbor for this sweet and sexy standalone Christmas romance.The rumors are true. I'm a hot mess with an awful track record at love. Single mom. Dow…
Worth the fight Vi Keeland.
The New York Times and USA Today Bestseller! It didn't matter that the ref called it a clean hit. Nico Hunter would never be the same. Elle has a good life. A job she loves, a great apartment, and the guy she's been dating for more than two years is a cat…
Worth the chance Vi Keeland.
From New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author Vi Keeland comes the story of Vince and Liv! Meet Liv Michaels. It may have been seven years, but I'd know him anywhere. Sure, he's grown, filled out in all the right places, but his captivating blue ey…
Worth forgiving Vi Keeland.
From New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author Vi Keeland They say men like a lady in the living room and a whore in the bedroom. I never knew the sentiment was reciprocal. Until I met Jax Knight. A gentleman in public, a commanding, dirty talking r…
Winning the gentleman Kristi Ann Hunter.
Aaron Whitworth hasn't had control over most aspects of his life, but he's always taken pride in being an honorable businessman and better-than-average horseman. When both of those claims are threatened, he makes the desperate decision to hire the horse t…
Winner takes all Sandra Kitt.
Jean Travis has the job of announcing the latest lottery winner on TV and is stunned to find that Patrick Bennett, her teenage crush, is the top mega winner. They haven't seen each other in years, and Patrick is thrilled to renew their acquaintance. Jean,…
Wild women and the blues Denny S. Bryce.
Jazz-age Chicago comes to vibrant life in Denny S. Bryce's evocative novel that links the stories of an ambitious chorus girl and a modern-day film student, both coming to grips with loss, forgiveness, and the limitations-and surprises-of love. "Why would…
Who do you trust? Kirsty Ferguson.
A perfect sunny day, a family celebration, a heart-stopping hour that changes everything... Dana has all she ever wanted - a husband she loves, her four-year-old daughter Kelsey who is the apple of her eye, and another baby on the way to complete her perf…
When the earl met his match Stacy Reid.
When Hugh Winthrop, the future Earl of Albury, decides to advertise for a wife in the London paper, he never expected an anonymous response from a woman who matches him wit for wit. Their back-and-forth letters on the true nature of love, something they d…
When the apricots bloom Gina Wilkinson.
In this moving, suspenseful debut novel, three courageous women confront the complexities of trust, friendship, motherhood, and betrayal under the rule of a ruthless dictator and his brutal secret police. Former foreign correspondent Gina Wilkinson draws …
We shouldn't Vi Keeland.
From #1 New York Times Bestseller Vi Keeland, comes a new, sexy standalone novel. Bennett Fox walked into my life on one hell of a crappy Monday morning. I was late for the first day at my new job--a job I'd now have to compete for even though I'd already…
We do this 'til we free us : abolitionist organizing and transforming justice
"Organizing is both science and art. It is thinking through a vision, a strategy, and then figuring out who your targets are, always being concerned about power, always being concerned about how you're going to actually build power in order to be able to …
Until Unity
The Church becomes more divided each day. Many seek reassurance or perceived unity by creating doctrinal statements, but that misses the point. Doctrine is necessary but it is not the solution. In his new book Until Unity, New York Times best-selling auth…
Unexpected demons of my heart Sarah Mihaylova.
This collection of poems follows, in the form of a dream journey, the ascent, the fall and the purification of the poetic subject, through a contemplative walk in the happy and painful experiences of life and finally in the search for its very meaning.
Under the cover of murder Lauren Elliott.
Bookshop owner and maid of honor Addie Greyborne vows to catch the killer who crashed her best friend's wedding ... It promises to be Greyborne Harbor's wedding of the year. The impending nuptials of Serena Chandler and Zach Ludlow will take place aboard…
Trial and error Robert Whitlow.
A small-town lawyer has been searching for his daughter for eighteen years. Now another young woman is missing, and he's determined to find them both-no matter the cost. Buddy Smith built his law practice around tracking down missing children. After all,…
Tower of legacy Russell Edwardson.
He couldn't tell where he was, but there were more pressing matters to attend to at the moment. The last particles of his brain had just rematerialized where he now laid, forcing him to an abrupt awakening. He was extremely dizzy while sharp pains harasse…
Time of dawn Johan Caspen.
And yet, even though he found himself once again unable to see, he could still listen what was happening around him. The crisp noises of the surgical instruments, the doctors' breaths, the cardiac monitor beeping. Counting his heartbeats. Suddenly a conti…
Throb Vi Keeland.
From New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author, Vi Keeland, comes the sexy new novel, Throb. The rules: No dating. No sex outside of the game. No disclosing the terms of the contract. Rules were made to be broken, right? Eight weeks ago I signed a c…
The Year of Buzz II
This collection reflects the uncertainty of today. Human faces and lives do not seem to matter. A woman, a man, other unknowns, a child, or the man in the blue shirt, unemployed and financially damaged. They do not matter, so they remain anonymous. But wh…
The Year of Buzz I
In this poetry collection, second in a row, the writer includes different poems in an experimental form. Each poem, a different story. A story from the corners of life, present in the unconscious. The Year of Buzz indicates the complete lack of a standard…
The wrong kind of love Lexi Ryan.
From New York Times bestseller Lexi Ryan comes a sexy new standalone romance novel about a runaway bride, a single dad who's sworn off love, and the kind of family secrets that can threaten to break even the deepest bonds. *** You never forget your weddin…
The willow wren Philipp Schott.
The touching and nuanced portrait of the rise and fall of Nazi Germany through the eyes of a resourceful German boy. Ludwig is an odd and introverted child, growing up in Hitler's Germany. While Ludwig's father, Wilhelm, is a senior Nazi and a true believ…
The well-watered woman : rooted in truth, growing in grace, flourishing in faith
Discover the bottomless, refreshing Well of God's Word-and experience a fullness and peace beyond your circumstances. In the chaos of our everyday, it can be difficult to live out and apply the truths of Scripture. We want more of Jesus, but we find ourse…
The voice in the dust Chester Pratt.
Alfred found himself surrounded by asphyxiating darkness so thick as if having acquired material existence. He could see absolutely nothing. He felt wide awake, but it was all an illusion. Moving further and further away. As if waiting for something to st…
The vanishing at Loxby Manor Abigail Wilson.
"I knew something was terribly wrong the moment I stepped foot back inside Loxby Manor ..." Her friend is missing. After five years abroad, Charity Halliwell finally returns to Loxby Manor, the home of dear friends-and her lost love. No longer a young gir…
The tales of Beedle the Bard
"The heroes and heroines who triumph in his stories are not those with the most powerful magic, but rather those who demonstrate the most kindness, common sense and ingenuity." As every fan of the Harry Potter stories knows, the shelves of the Hogwarts Li…
The stud next door Kendall Ryan.
Life threw me a curveball. An adorable eight-pound, four-ounce curveball with her mother's eyes and my dark hair. I'd like to think my single-dad game is strong, but honestly? I've been struggling a little. When a beautiful young woman moves in next door…
The sexy librarian's big book of erotica
Imagine a library - a very special one run by a librarian whose only concern is pleasing her patrons. In fact, this librarian will stop at nothing to service her readers. To that end, she has carefully collected a fantastic and fantasy-filled set of stori…
The seducer's sampler pack : seven fully-loaded erotic tales
The Seducer's Sampler Pack contains seven erotic tales of debauchery and lust. There's something for everyone! For the voyeur who loves the thought of dogging; or the female traveler who wants to discover how a Thai beauty can supply a happy ending. There…
The secret sister M.M. DeLuca.
The truth always comes out... I want to tell my husband, Guy, everything about my past. Honestly, I do. He's been so wonderful, providing me with a life of comfort and love a world away from the dark life I had before. He deserves the truth. But if he fin…
The score : an Off-campus novel Elle Kennedy.
New York Times bestseller Elle Kennedy brings you a sexy new Off-Campus novel that can be read as a standalone… He knows how to score, on and off the ice Allie Hayes is in crisis mode. With graduation looming, she still doesn't have the first clue about w…
The roots of philosophical thought in Ancient Greece and India main editor: Giulia Massaro.
The notion of philosophical freedom is the theoretical cornerstone of the history of philosophical thought. From a modern point of view, this book attempts to compare aspects of individualistic freedom in the light of Ancient Greek and Indian philosophy. …
The rivals Vi Keeland.
A sexy, enemies-to-lovers standalone from #1 New York Times Bestseller, Vi Keeland. The feud between Weston Lockwood and me started at the altar. Only neither of us attended the wedding, and the nuptials happened decades before either of us was born. Our …
The risk Elle Kennedy.
A sexy standalone novel from New York Times and international bestselling author Elle Kennedy. Everyone says I'm a bad girl. They're only partly right-I don't let fear rule me, and I certainly don't care what people think. But I draw the line at sleeping …
The Promise
A modern saga that could only have come from South Africa, written in gorgeous prose by author, Damon Galgut. Haunted by an unmet promise, the Swart family loses touch after the death of their matriarch. Adrift, the lives of the three siblings move separ…
The prince of spies Elizabeth Camden.
Luke Delacroix has the reputation of a charming man-about-town in Gilded Age Washington, DC. In reality, he is secretly carrying out an ambitious agenda in Congress. His current mission is to thwart the reelection of Congressman Clyde Magruder, his only r…
The Perfect Secret : Jessie Hunt Psychological Suspense Thriller Series, Book 11 Blake Pierce.
THE PERFECT SECRET is book #11 in a new psychological suspense series by bestselling author Blake Pierce, which begins with The Perfect Wife, a #1 bestseller (and free download) with over 500 five-star reviews. A wealthy mogul throws an exclusive party in…
The perfect façade Blake Pierce.
"A masterpiece of thriller and mystery. Blake Pierce did a magnificent job developing characters with a psychological side so well described that we feel inside their minds, follow their fears and cheer for their success. Full of twists, this book will ke…
The pattern of eight Alma Hadaway.
They were climbing the spiral staircase that would lead them back to the Hall of the Five Thrones, as fast as their feet would carry them. With every step Alfred took, the burning in his lungs seemed to worsen. He felt as if his spleen was becoming increa…
The Paris dressmaker Kristy Cambron.
Based on true accounts of how Parisiennes resisted the Nazi occupation in World War II-from fashion houses to the city streets-comes a story of two courageous women who risked everything to fight an evil they couldn't abide. Paris, 1939. Maison Chanel ha…
The origins of constitutional reformation of british imperial legislation Jin Dong-xing.
The prevailing characterization of the seventeenth century English Atlantic Empire as one in which commercial interests are pre-dominated seems to be myopic. Gradually legal and political considerations, as much as economic considerations, shaped imperial…
The omega creation Dana Ruggles.
He felt a gentle breeze caressing his face, just as the petrichor reached him. Yet he managed to see nothing. Everything around them was covered in a thick layer of snow. The only thing disrupting the white colour's monarchy were some scattered clumps of …
The naked truth Vi Keeland.
From #1 New York Times Bestseller Vi Keeland, comes a new, sexy standalone novel. It was just a typical Monday. Until the big boss asked me to make the pitch for a prospective new client. After two years on shaky ground at work because of my screw up, an …
The most eligible viscount in London Ella Quinn.
In bestselling author Ella Quinn's intriguing new Regency trilogy, a dashing suitor must decide if love and marriage are mutually exclusive... Viscount Gavin Turley is convinced that love matches cause nothing but trouble. Still, after months of courting,…
The Moonlight School : a novel
Haunted by her sister's mysterious disappearance, Lucy Wilson arrives in Rowan County, Kentucky, in the spring of 1911 to work for Cora Wilson Stewart, superintendent of education. When Cora sends Lucy into the hills to act as scribe for the mountain peop…
The mistake Elle Kennedy.
New York Times bestseller Elle Kennedy brings you a sexy new Off-Campus novel that can be read as a standalone… He's a player in more ways than one… College junior John Logan can get any girl he wants. For this hockey star, life is a parade of parties and…
The last bookshop Emma Young.
A book for book lovers, The Last Bookshop is a uplifting novel that reminds us never to underestimate the power of people who love books. Cait is a bookshop owner and book nerd whose social life revolves around her mobile bookselling service hand-picking …
The invitation Vi Keeland.
A new, sexy standalone from #1 New York Times Bestseller, Vi Keeland. The first time I met Hudson Rothschild was at a wedding. I'd received an unexpected invitation to one of the swankiest venues in the city. Hudson was a groomsman and quite possibly the …
Interconnection between eastern Roman Empire and ancient China
In recent decades, studies on the relations of the Greco-Roman world with China have been paid more attention. The studies are mainly relied on the written sources from the Mediterranean world about the Far East and those sources from China about the Far …
The indebted earl Erica Vetsch.
Can Captain Wyvern keep his new marriage of convenience all business--or will it turn into something more? Captain Charles Wyvern owes a great debt to the man who saved his life--especially since Major Richardson lost his own life in the process. The best…
The healing otherness handbook : overcome the trauma of identity-based bullying and find power in your difference Stacee Reicherzer, PhD.
Rewrite your story-and this time, you make the rules. Were you the victim of childhood bullying based on your identity? Do you carry those scars into adulthood in the form of anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), dysfunctional relati…
The Great Sex Rescue : The Lies You've Been Taught and How to Recover What God Intended
What if it's not your fault that sex is bad in your marriage? Based on a groundbreaking in-depth survey of 22,000 Christian women, The Great Sex Rescue unlocks the secrets to what makes some marriages red hot while others fizzle out. Generations of women …
The Grace Kelly Dress Brenda Janowitz.
One dress. Three generations of women. A lifetime of love. In Paris, 1958, Grace Kelly's royal wedding dress is still all the rage in fashion circles. Rose, a seamstress at a famous atelier, has just been entrusted with sewing another gown in its image. …
The Good Doctor of Warsaw
Set in the ghettos of wartime Warsaw, this is a sweeping, poignant, and heartbreaking novel inspired by the true story of one doctor who was determined to protect two hundred Jewish orphans from extermination. Deeply in love and about to marry, students M…
The goal Elle Kennedy.
New York Times bestseller Elle Kennedy brings you a sexy new Off-Campus novel that can be read as a standalone… She's good at achieving her goals… College senior Sabrina James has her whole future planned out: graduate from college, kick butt in law schoo…
The girls in the stilt house : a novel Kelly Mustian.
Set in 1920s Mississippi, this debut Southern novel weaves a beautiful and harrowing story of two teenage girls cast in an unlikely partnership through murder-perfect for readers of Where the Crawdads Sing and If the Creek Don't Rise. Ada promised hersel…
FOLLOWER
A spine-tingling YA thriller, based on a still-unfolding true story. Instagram-famous triplets Cecily, Amber, and Rudy-the children of home renovation superstars-are ready for a perfect summer. They've just moved into the site of their parents' latest ren…
Evolution of woman's life cycle in ancient Greek society and mythology
A woman in the Classical Greece of the fifth century moved through several pre-defined stages in her life. Each stage was signified biologically by a loss of blood from the woman and by social rituals which serve to highlight the transition into a new sta…
The engagement embargo Samantha Chase.
Four failed engagements. One year-long hiatus on women. Elliott Sullivan loves being in love, but after his latest romantic disaster, his friends and family finally put their foot down-no relationships or proposals for at least a year. Ready for his heart…
The Dutch House : a novel Ann Patchett.
Ann Patchett, the New York Times bestselling author of Commonwealth and State of Wonder, returns with her most powerful novel to date: a richly moving story that explores the indelible bond between two siblings, the house of their childhood, and a past th…
The deal Elle Kennedy.
New York Times bestseller Elle Kennedy brings you a sexy new standalone novel! She's about to make a deal with the college bad boy… Hannah Wells has finally found someone who turns her on. But while she might be confident in every other area of her life, …
The country guesthouse Robyn Carr.
#1 New York Times bestselling author Robyn Carr delivers an emotional and triumphant novel about the fierce power of a mother's love. A summer rental, a new beginning… Hannah Russell's carefully crafted plans for her life have been upended without warning…
The coexistence of formal and non-formal justice within an african context Matt L. Williams.
The interaction of formal and non-formal normative orders is explored in the context of the resolution of family disputes by analyzing the historical relationship between law, family, and culture in a legally pluralistic postcolonial African society, like…
The chase Elle Kennedy.
A sexy standalone novel from New York Times and international bestselling author Elle Kennedy! Everyone says opposites attract. And they must be right, because there's no logical reason why I'm so drawn to Colin Fitzgerald. I don't usually go for tattoo-c…
The cabin on Souder Hill Lonnie Busch.
Michelle and Cliff Stage bought their isolated vacation cabin in the mountains of North Carolina with hopes of repairing their eighteen-year marriage. But when Cliff disappears one night searching for the source of a mysterious light in the woods, Michell…
The big book of orgasms : 69 sexy stories
What happens when you bring together 69 authors sharing their hottest orgasm stories? If you have top notch erotica editor Rachel Kramer Bussel, you get The Big Book of Orgasms! This climactic collection captures top erotica writers serving up steamy scen…
The baller : a down and dirty football novel Vi Keeland.
From New York Times & USA Today Bestseller, Vi Keeland, comes a sexy new novel. The first time I met Brody Easton was in the men's locker room. It was my first interview as a professional sportscaster. The famed quarterback decided to bare all. And by all…
The apricot memoirs Tess Guinery.
This romantic fusion of art-poetry, prose, and unbridled creativity-was birthed from one soul's season of adventure and unraveling, inviting us to surrender the great for the greater. What started as a break from Australian artist Tess Guinery's rapidly g…
English poetry and prose of the Romantic movement
Tiny snowflakes floated in the frozen air, before gently landing on the tiled roofs or the unusually green yards of the suburban street where Alfred and Nicole had materialised. A tone of surprise was apparent in Alfred's voice, yet another, stronger feel…
Sweetshop of dreams : a novel with recipes Jenny Colgan.
"Sheer indulgence from start to finish."-Sophie Kinsella, #1 New York Times bestselling author A delicious rom-com about finding yourself and breaking out of routines, The Sweetshop of Dreams is full of tempting desserts, family secrets, and second chanc…
Susan, Linda, Nina, & Cokie : the extraordinary story of the founding mothers of NPR Lisa Napoli.
A group biography of four beloved women who fought sexism, covered decades of American news, and whose voices defined NPR In the years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, women in the workplace still found themselves relegated to secretarial positions or …
Surreal immortality Leona Hayward.
Daybreak was still a few hours away yet everyone was already awake. None of them had been able to sleep. Not after Elroy returned, announcing he had failed to stop the girl because of some unknown ally of hers that showed up, forcing him to leave before h…
Supremacy of rules Eldon Haines.
It all began with the prophecy. And while little is known about its origins, one thing is for sure: It spoke of everything that was to follow. A thousand questions arose, all of them doomed to remain unanswered. Who was behind the Prophecy's resurfacing? …
Summer in Andalucía Lucy Coleman.
Beautifully written, comforting and utterly uplifting, Lucy Coleman's stories are the perfect tonic when life is a little grey.' Holly Martin Lainey Summers feels blessed to have her dream job writing for a renowned foodie magazine. And the day she goes …
Summary of Matthew McConaughey's Greenlights
Get the Summary of Matthew McConaughey's Greenlights in 20 minutes. Please note: This is a summary & not the original book. Original book introduction: I've been in this life for fifty years, been trying to work out its riddle for forty-two, and been k…
Summary of Jay Shetty's Think Like A Monk
Get the Summary of Jay Shetty's Think Like A Monk in 20 minutes. Please note: This is a summary & not the original book. Original book introduction: Think like a Monk by Jay Shetty is for you, the busy people, who want to keep the accelerated rhythm of yo…
Summary of James Nestor's Breath
Get the Summary of James Nestor's Breath in 20 minutes. Please note: This is a summary & not the original book. Original book introduction: Journalist James Nestor travels the world to figure out what went wrong and how to fix it. The answers aren't found…
Summary of Isabel Wilkerson's Caste
Get the Summary of Isabel Wilkerson's Caste in 20 minutes. Please note: This is a summary & not the original book.Original book introduction: In this brilliant book, Isabel Wilkerson gives us a masterful portrait of an unseen phenomenon in America as she …
Sullivan's Crossing collection. Volume 1 Robyn Carr.
Look for Robyn's new book, The Best of Us, a story about family, second chances and choosing to live your best life! Join Robyn Carr, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Virgin River and Thunder Point series, as she explores the healing powers of …
Sudden sex : 69 sultry short stories
Maybe one of the hidden benefits of everyone being so darn busy is the rise of the quickie! No one writes fresh fiction on quick sex better than Alison Tyler who has probably inspired more time-efficient trysts that any other eroticist. Whether at the off…
Straight up love Lexi Ryan.
From New York Times bestselling author Lexi Ryan comes a sexy new standalone romance about a woman who'd do anything to have a baby and the man who'd do anything to have her… For my 30th birthday, I'm giving myself the one thing I want most: a baby. Sure,…
Stories of O : orgasmic erotica
Think back to the first time you came so hard you cried out. The first time you surrendered fully and spiraled into euphoria, every inch of your body consumed by pleasure. You didn't care who heard your gasping, open-mouthed cries of passion-all you could…
Stop at nothing : a novel Michael Ledwidge.
The #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of James Patterson's Michael Bennett series, Michael Ledwidge, launches an adrenaline-fueled globetrotting thriller series for fans of James Patterson, Lee Child and David Baldacci. When a Gulf Stream jet goes d…
Soundtracks : the surprising solution to overthinking Jon Acuff.
Overthinking isn't a personality trait. It's the sneakiest form of fear. It steals time, creativity, and goals. It's the most expensive, least productive thing companies invest in without even knowing it. And it's an epidemic. When New York Times bestsel…
Slavery through ancient literature
Literature of captivity with fictional representations of slavery is ubiquitous in Greek and Latin novels of the Roman Empire period, typically in the shadow of major protagonists and their heroic narratives. This volume through an interdisciplinary acade…
Shucked apart Barbara Ross.
The Snowden Family Clambake Company has a beloved reputation in Busman's Harbor, Maine. Almost as famous is the sleuthing ability of proprietor Julia Snowden, which is why an oyster farmer seeks her out when she's in trouble. When Andie Greatorex is robbe…
Sex, not love Vi Keeland.
From #1 New York Times Bestseller Vi Keeland, comes a new, sexy standalone novel. My relationship with Hunter Delucia started backwards. We met at a wedding-him sitting on the groom's side, me sitting on the bride's. Stealing glances at each other through…
Serpent & dove
"Two years ago, Louise le Blanc fled her coven and took shelter in the city of Cesarine, forsaking all magic and living off whatever she could steal. There, witches like Lou are hunted. They are feared. And they are burned. As a huntsman of the Church, R…
Secrets of the heart Mary Balogh.
George, Duke of Cranwell, and his duchess's separation led to a bitter divorce and social ostracism for Sarah, who, unable to divulge to him the secrets of her heart, told instead the lies he expected to hear. Now, four years later, the duke and Sarah Fif…
Refugees in the Classical period
Ancient Greece of the Classical period during the fifth and fourth centuries B.C. was never what one might call a peaceful land. The ancient world was a difficult place to live, and without aid services, anyone unable or unwilling to adapt and provide for…
Public interest services and modern chinese legal system Matt L. Williams.
Historically, the legal profession in China has expanded following a short period of rapid social transition. This research examines the modern Chinese legal history on the public interest nature of legal work, the pro bono work. Previous research offers …
Present danger Elizabeth Goddard.
Former FBI Special Agent Jack Tanner is working as a detective in Montana when he comes across a body in the national forest during a search and rescue mission. He's committed to finding the killer, even if it means working alongside his old flame, US For…
Prayer in the night : for those who work or watch or weep Tish Harrison Warren.
How can we trust God in the dark? Framed around a nighttime prayer of Compline, Tish Harrison Warren, author of Liturgy of the Ordinary, explores themes of human vulnerability, suffering, and God's seeming absence. When she navigated a time of doubt and l…
Picture Perfect Frame
In the new Tourist Trap mystery from the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, a new art studio has opened in the coastal California town of South Cove-but it's about to turn into a crime scene ... As the owner of Coffee, Books, and More, Jill …
One thing leads to a lover Susanna Craig.
Opposites attract more than trouble in the latest captivating Regency romance from Susanna Craig. Amanda Bartlett, widowed Countess of Kingston, is a woman beyond reproach. Married at nineteen, she dutifully provided the Earl with an heir and a spare befo…
On being a bear : face to face with our wild sibling
For readers of Jane Goodall and Lawrence Anthony, this up-close, captivating look at bears traces our complex relationship to the animal throughout history. On Being a Bear draws on history, legends, scientific studies, and the author's thirty years of o…
Nostalgia of childhood Sarah Mihaylova.
A testimony of soul from the author with poems that refer to human suffering, love, loneliness, values and ideals, as well as all these emotions that define us as human beings.
No Way Out
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Fern Michaels comes a brand-new novel that blends her rich, character-driven storytelling with a hint of suspense, as a reclusive young woman struggles to piece her life back together... Ellie Bowman barely rememb…
Night fall Nancy Mehl.
Now that Alexandra "Alex" Donavan is finally free of her troubled upbringing, she's able to live out her childhood dream of working for the FBI. But soon after she becomes a member of the FBI's elite Behavioral Analysis Unit, authorities in Kansas and Mis…
New perspectives of philosophical rhetoric in ancient Greece and China main editor: Giulia Massaro.
There is an interesting correlation between the evolution of linguistic philosophy during the last centuries and the development of Greek philosophy during the time of Plato and Aristotle. During roughly the same historical period in China, philosophers w…
My beautiful neighbor Piper Rayne.
Author Note: Previously titled My Beautiful Nemesis Who's the mystery woman who just walked into my brewery? I'm not the only one from my Alaskan small town asking themselves that question. But I'm positive, I'm the only one in Sunrise Bay undressing the …
Murder at the Taffy Shop
Cape Cod bicycle shop owner Mackenzie "Mac" Almeida and her mystery book club find a certain accusation of murder quite the stretch . . . When your mother is an astrologist and your dad is a minister, you learn to keep an open mind. Which is just what …
Mrs. Wiggins
Reminiscent of her captivating, scandalous Mama Ruby series, New York Times bestselling author Mary Monroe crafts a story set in the Deep South during the Depression, in this tale of a woman determined to have a respectable life-no matter what it costs to…
Modernization of us labor migration law into a new financial era Matt L. Williams.
It is widely said that temporary migrants have been trapped into otherwise free liberal labor markets, a condition that has persisted and expanded with the retrenchment and privatization of managed migration in the neoliberal knowledge economy. This book …
Modernization and transition to a new era for ottoman criminal law Jin Dong-xing.
In the mid-nineteenth century the Ottoman Empire witnessed the emergence of an official criminal legal policy and procedures to preclude state officials from inflicting pain over civilians while executing their duties. In less than two decades, new penal …
Mere extinction : poems Evie Christie.
In Evie Christie's third book mothers nurse babies as the world comes to an end, fathers hustle or drift, the pastoral and the present collide, violence, love, and death gently fill the space and time they have been given. As surreal as they are domestic,…
Men who hate women : from incels to pickup artists : the truth about extreme misogyny and how it affects us all Laura Bates.
A groundbreaking book that pulls back the curtain on the terrorist movement no one is talking about Women's rights activist Laura Bates has been the target of many misogynistic attacks online: from hate-fueled Twitter rants to vivid descriptions of her o…
Memories in the depths of the earth Sarah Mihaylova.
This poetry collection focuses on the long-suffering human emotion of Love, which has always been one of the most common issues-problems and questions of great and small poets and writers throughout the centuries. Thus, in these poems, a young person and …
Maxwell's demon Steven Hall.
Thomas Quinn is having a hard time. A failed novelist, he's stuck writing short stories and audio scripts for other people's characters. His wife, Imogen, is working on a remote island halfway around the world, and talking to her over the webcam isn't the…
Marriage and murder Penny Reid.
The Devil is in the details . . . Cletus Byron Winston wishes to marry Jennifer Anne DonnerSylvester (aka The Banana Cake Queen) posthaste! He's spent the last year wanting nothing more than for the celebrations to be brief, libations flowing, and BYOB (b…
Mango and peppercorns
A powerful memoir of resilience, friendship, family, and food from the acclaimed chefs behind the award-winning Hy Vong Vietnamese restaurant in Miami. Through powerful narrative, archival imagery, and 20 Vietnamese recipes that mirror their story, Mango …
Love-centered parenting : the no-fail guide to launching your kids Crystal Paine.
Do you worry that you're messing up your kids? Do you get stressed when you think about their futures? New York Times bestselling author Crystal Paine knows how you feel. A mom of four, Crystal has struggled with anxiety over parenting. She wanted to pare…
Learning to love Debbie Macomber.
Ellen Cunningham is happy to play housemother for three younger college boys-it's helping her keep the rent affordable while she's back at school herself, pursuing her dream of becoming a school teacher. Besides, she's used to caring for her younger sibli…
Libertie : a novel
The critically acclaimed and Whiting Award-winning author of We Love You, Charlie Freeman returns with an unforgettable story about the meaning of freedom. Coming of age as a free-born Black girl in Reconstruction-era Brooklyn, Libertie Sampson was all to…
Legislative knowledge transfer and analogies between usa and mexico Matt L. Williams.
Bilateral recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments has become a stress point in the commercial, political, and social relationship, especially between neighboring countries. The present book examines in detail how this issue has been solved both a…
Left to murder (an adele sharp mystery-book five) Blake Pierce.
A woman is found dead in Bordeaux, murdered against the backdrop of its idyllic wine country, and authorities suspect a connection to a similar murder in Italy-and an active serial killer. FBI Special Agent Adele Sharp, triple agent of the U.S., France an…
Left to lapse Blake Pierce.
"When you think that life cannot get better, Blake Pierce comes up with another masterpiece of thriller and mystery! This book is full of twists and the end brings a surprising revelation. I strongly recommend this book to the permanent library of any rea…
Left to envy : Adele Sharp Mystery Series, Book 6 Blake Pierce.
In the Sistine Chapel, the first tourists of the day look up-and are horrified to find a dead body affixed by ropes to the ceiling. More victims soon appear, strung up in similarly dramatic fashion on other major attractions throughout Europe. Who is kill…
Jubilee : a novel Jennifer Givhan.
When Bianca appears late one night at her brother's house in Santa Ana, she is barely conscious, though not alone. Jubilee, wrapped in a fuzzy pink romper, is buckled into a car seat. Jubilee, who Bianca feeds and clothes and bathes and loves. Jubilee, wh…
It's not complicated : simple recipes for every day
From bestselling author and the star of Food Network's The Kitchen, It's Not Complicated offers recipes designed to simplify cooking (and life!) After years of throwing lavish, carefully planned dinner parties, hosting numerous food shows, and jet setting…
Issues of transnational sovereignty
The evolution of institutions through history has proceeded through fits and starts. In those times between the collapse of one set of institutions and the rise of a new set of institutions anarchy meant far more than the lack of an overlord, it often mea…
Is it any wonder : a Nantucket love story Courtney Walsh.
Can a promise made as kids bring them back together as adults? In this Nantucket-set beach read, Courtney Walsh delivers a sparkling inspirational romance about first love and second chances. Twelve years ago, Cody Boggs and Louisa Chambers made a pact th…
Intuitive eating for every day : 365 daily practices & inspirations to rediscover the pleasures of eating Evelyn Tribole.
Award-winning dietitian, bestselling author, and co-founder of the intuitive eating movement, Evelyn Tribole, offers an inviting and practical introduction to intuitive eating-which Parade calls the "anti-diet to end all diets." Intuitive Eating is a life…
In praise of retreat : finding sanctuary in the modern world Kirsteen MacLeod.
For readers of Walden, Wild, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, A Book of Silence, A Gift from the Sea and other celebrations of the inner adventure. An utterly engaging dive into our modern ways of retreat - where we go, why we're drawn, and how it's urgent From p…
In appropriate Vi Keeland.
From #1 New York Times Bestseller Vi Keeland, comes a new, sexy standalone novel. Terminated for inappropriate behavior. I couldn't believe the letter in my hands. Nine years. Nine damn years I'd worked my butt off for one of the largest companies in Ame…
If it's only love Lexi Ryan.
From New York Times bestseller Lexi Ryan comes a sexy new standalone romance in the bestselling Boys of Jackson Harbor series. Meet single dad Easton Connor as he leaves the NFL and returns to Jackson Harbor to fight for another chance with the love of hi…
I am the rage Dr. Martina McGowan.
I am The Rage is a poetry collection that explores racial injustice from the raw, unfiltered viewpoint of a Black woman in America. Dr. Martina McGowan is a retired MD, a mother, grandmother, and a poet. Her poetry provides insights that no think piece on…
How Happiness Happens : Finding Lasting Joy in a World of Comparison, Disappointment, and Unmet Expectations Lucado, Max.
In a world searching for happiness, bestselling author Max Lucado provides a personal plan for a life filled with lasting and fulfilling joy, supported by Jesus' teaching and modern research. Do you feel happy? How long has it been since you felt a level …
Golden sun in the dark Sarah Mihaylova.
The brain never stays the same, it always changes. The connections of the nerve cells with each other change continuously, through which they communicate with each other and the function of consciousness, emotions, joys, fears, anxieties, pain, thirst, sh…
Going down : oral sex stories
When you look back on the best sex you ever had, oral sex will no doubt be a part of the picture. Rachel Kramer Bussel is back with more lip-smackingly superb oral sex erotica for everyone with Going Down. Taking in the essence, taste, smell, and sexy up-…
Go the distance : a twisted tale Jen Calonita.
What if Meg had to become a Greek god? After Hercules proves he's a true hero and regains his godship, all seems right in the world. That is, until Zeus tells Meg that she can't be with Hercules because she's, well, mortal. Luckily, Hera has a solution, …
Girl, alone : EllDark FBI Suspense Thriller Series, Book 1 Blake Pierce.
"A MASTERPIECE OF THRILLER AND MYSTERY. Blake Pierce did a magnificent job developing characters with a psychological side so well described that we feel inside their minds, follow their fears and cheer for their success. Full of twists, this book will ke…
Georgana's secret Arlem Hawks.
1811, HMS Deborah A Regency romance on the high seas. As a young girl, Georgana Woodall dreamed of beautiful dresses, fancy balls, and falling in love. However, when her mother dies, she cannot face a future under the guardianship of her abusive grandmoth…
Games people play Owen Mullen.
When a baby is stolen from a Scottish beach, private investigator Charlie Cameron reluctantly agrees to take the case. While her parents are just yards away, thirteen-month-old Lily Hamilton is abducted from Ayr beach in Scotland. Three days later, her di…
Funeral for a friend Brian Freeman.
"You're safe, Stride. I found the body at the Deeps. I buried him." Jonathan Stride's best friend, Steve Garske, makes a shocking deathbed confession: he protected Stride by covering up a murder. Hours later, the police dig up Steve's yard and find a body…
Flooded : the 5 best decisions to make when life is hard and doubt is rising Nicki Koziarz.
When things don't go as we expect or want, doubt and defeat can set in. That's what happened to Nicki Koziarz when she faced one hopeless situation after another over a two-year span. She questioned God and she questioned herself. Do I still believe that …
First and only step ahead Sarah Mihaylova.
The inspiration for this collection of poems came in the difficult time of quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic, which immobilized the entire planet. During the confinement and isolation, when many of us found ourselves face to face, I dared to dive…
Fifty shades of Grey E.L. James.
MORE THAN 150 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE Look for E L James's passionate new love story, The Mister, available now. When literature student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey, she encounters a man who is beautiful, br…
Feel great, lose weight : simple habits for lasting and sustainable weight loss
Weight loss isn't a race. It isn't one size fits all. Everyone wants fast results, but when it comes to losing weight with crash diets, what goes down nearly always comes back up. And weight-loss programs designed to fit "everyone" are often too broad and…
Facing the Dawn
While her humanitarian husband Liam has been digging wells in Africa, Mara Jacobs has been struggling. She knows she's supposed to feel a warm glow that her husband is nine time zones away, caring for widows and orphans. But the reality is that she is exh…
Face : one square foot of skin Justine Bateman.
Writer/director/producer Justine Bateman examines the aggressive ways that society reacts to the aging of women's faces. Face is a book of fictional vignettes that examines the fear and vestigial evolutionary habits that have caused women and men to culti…
Every Day Is Earth Day : Simple Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint Harriet Dyer.
Don't just worry about climate change-take action against climate change! There are many simple things you can do today to make a difference. Every Day Is Earth Day is full of simple ways to reduce your environmental impact. From tips on creating a more e…
Eu jurisprudence and the legal power of supranational courts Matt L. Williams.
Jurisdictional politics are defined as the judicial determination of legal orders' boundaries. These boundaries are delineated by judicial pronouncements defining the proper forum for dispute resolution, articulating the proper rules for resolving legal d…
Eternal time sequence Sarah Mihaylova.
There are times when every human being, whether intentionally or unintentionally, finds himself or herself facing extreme situations during his or her long, adventurous, bittersweet life. But, there is always hope, there is light, there is an inner streng…
Egomaniac Vi Keeland ; traducción de Maria José Losada.
A new standalone novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author, Vi Keeland. The night I met Drew Jagger, he'd just broken into my new Park Avenue office. I dialed 9-1-1 before proceeding to attack him with my fancy new Krav Maga skills. He quickly restr…
Edie Richter is not alone : a novel Rebecca Handler.
Funny, acerbic Edie Richter is moving with her husband from San Francisco to Perth, Australia. She leaves behind a sister and mother still mourning the recent death of her father. Before the move, Edie and her husband were content, if socially awkward―giv…
Duchess If You Dare
From the glittering ballrooms of the ton to the city's grittiest corners, London has no shortage of wrongs in need of righting-and the Maidens of Mayhem are prepared for the challenge. United by secrecy and sisterhood, these daring woman from all walks of…
Down and dirty : 69 super sexy short-shorts
Who's Got Short-Shorts? Alison Tyler has short-shorts! That is, she's collected 45 super-sexy short-short stories that will leave readers breathless. These tantalizing tales are the most seductive snippets and erotic anecdotes around. On a mission to prov…
Dirty, reckless love Lexi Ryan.
From New York Times bestselling author Lexi Ryan comes a sexy new standalone romance about a woman torn between two men from her past, searching for missing memories that could hold the key to her future.I'm in love with a man who tried to kill me. At lea…
Devil's daughter Lisa Kleypas.
Although beautiful young widow Phoebe, Lady Clare, has never met West Ravenel, she knows one thing for certain: he's a mean, rotten bully. Back in boarding school, he made her late husband's life a misery, and she'll never forgive him for it. But when Pho…
Destined for you Tracie Peterson.
In 1869, Gloriana Womack's family is much smaller since smallpox killed her mother and two of her siblings. She lives in a modest cottage in Duluth, Minnesota, with her father and young brother, and she has dedicated her life to holding her tiny, fracture…
Deductions: sounds Lynda Champers Moore.
These short stories are poems, but different from the established conventions of our poetry. The differentiation was methodically elaborated and manifests itself in many ways: with the thematic and ideological synthesis of this book; with the coexistence …
Deductions: silence Lynda Champers Moore.
The primary nature, the tangible and the conventional are transformed into a magical universe in search not of the transcendent, but of the deeply human, preserving the mystery and awe, proving that indeed one of the most strange qualities of poetry remai…
Deceptions : a Helena Marsh novel Anna Porter.
A savvy art world thriller with a strong, independent heroine. Former Budapest cop Attila Feher would really like to see art expert Helena Marsh again, so he arranges a contract for her to determine whether a painting is a copy of a famous Artemisia Genti…
Crazy for your love Lexi Ryan.
From New York Times bestseller Lexi Ryan comes a sexy friends-to-lovers romance. A family wedding with a fake boyfriend, meddling parents, and an obsessive ex . . . What could go wrong?The only thing worse than being single at my sister's wedding is findi…
Courage under fire Lindsay McKenna.
New York Times bestselling author Lindsay McKenna brings us back to Silver Creek, Wyoming, for a powerful story of one man's quest to protect the courageous woman he loves from a dangerous threat to their future… Seeking an escape from her dark past, Cari…
Come back again for a while Sarah Mihaylova.
Poems that overflow with love, nostalgia, faith in life, in the human being.
Circular dreams Alejandra Medina.
Moving his whole body, something that proved more difficult than he would have thought, he managed to raise his head high enough to sneak a peek outside the car's window. Some police vehicles were scattered here and there around them, while dozens of othe…
Cherished Helen Hardt.
He doesn't know how much he's cherished… Dale Steel has fallen in love with his intern, Ashley White. She's vibrant, intelligent, and full of life, despite a past that was far from perfect. She's everything he's not…which is why he's determined to keep h…
CHASING THE SUN
Sun, Sangria and new starts, from the author of the bestselling Five French Hens. Molly's seventieth birthday comes as something of a shock. The woman in the mirror certainly looks every day of those seventy years, but inside Molly feels she still has so…
CALL ME ELIZABETH LARK
Twenty years ago, Myra Barkley's daughter disappeared from the rocky beach across from the family inn, off the Oregon coast. Ever since, Myra has waited at the front desk for her child to come home. One rainy afternoon, the miracle happens--her missing da…
Bride & Seek : Enchanted Bridal, #4 Samantha Chase.
Cammie Parker has a new job, a new home and a new lease on life - compliments of her cheating ex. Now with her job as an event coordinator at a beautiful mountain resort, she gets to help others celebrate their big day. Just because she didn't get her hap…
Braced for love Mary Connealy.
Left with little back in Missouri, Kevin Hunt takes his younger siblings on a journey to Wyoming when he receives news that he's inheriting part of a ranch. The catch is that the ranch is also being given to a half-brother he never knew existed. Turns out…
Bossman Vi Keeland ; traducción de Scheherezade Surià.
From New York Times Bestseller, Vi Keeland, comes a sexy new standalone novel. The first time I met Chase Parker, I didn't exactly make a good impression. I was hiding in the bathroom hallway of a restaurant, leaving a message for my best friend to save m…
Blood, Guts, and Glory : Smoke Jensen, American Legend
One of the greatest characters in Western fiction. Two of the wildest tales of frontier vengeance from William Johnstone's classic bestselling saga. This is how Smoke Jensen became a legend. REVENGE OF THE MOUNTAIN MAN They came in the dead of night like …
Blood Heir Ilona Andrews.
Atlanta was always a dangerous city. Now, as waves of magic and technology compete for supremacy, it's a place caught in a slow apocalypse, where monsters spawn among the crumbling skyscrapers and supernatural factions struggle for power and survival. Eig…
Blackberry Beach : A Hope Harbor Novel
Katherine Parker is on the cusp of having everything she ever wanted-fame, money, and acclaim. So why isn't she happy? In search of answers, she comes incognito to Hope Harbor on the Oregon coast for some R&R. Maybe in her secluded rental house overlookin…
Best women's erotica 2012
Sexy, smart and literate: Best Women's Erotica 2012 presents the year's hottest bedside reading. There's a hungry audience of readers who demand smart, literate, emotionally charged women's erotica--stories that tell the truth about women's sexuality in a…
Beautiful mistake #1 New York times bestselling author Vi Keeland.
A new sexy standalone novel from #1 New York Timesbestselling author, Vi Keeland. The first time I met Caine West was in a bar. He noticed me looking his way and mistakenly read my scowling as checking him out. When he attempted to talk to me, I set him s…
Backdoor pleasures : anal erotica
"When I read a book of erotica," says editor Alex Algren, "I'm not looking for romance and happily ever after. But I am looking for great writing and a searing hotness that gets you sweaty." Here, Algren has curated a set of smart and sexy stories of anal…
Assassins rogue Rachel Amphlett.
When duty calls, do you follow orders - or risk everything and rebel? An injured pilot discovers Eva Delacourt's safe house moments before dying from her wounds, thrusting the female assassin into a global conspiracy. Within days, a new war will begin in …
Amish midwives : three stories Amy Clipston, Shelley Shepard Gray, Kelly Long.
From bestselling authors of Amish Fiction come three sweet stories about new life, hope, and romance. Bundles of Blessing by Amy Clipston Lost in grief after the death of her husband, Kristina Byler gave up remarrying and found comfort and purpose in be…
All the little things Sarah Lawton.
Never trust anyone. Never trust yourself. Rachel has made poor decisions in the past, but she has always tried her best for her daughter. When Vivian needed a fresh start, Rachel didn't hesitate to move them far from London. She just wishes she could shak…
All that really matters Nicole Deese.
Molly McKenzie's bright personality and on-trend fashion and beauty advice have earned her an impressive social media following, as well as a shiny monthly paycheck. When her manager-turned-boyfriend tells her of an upcoming audition to host a makeover sh…
All grown up Vi Keeland.
A new, sexy stand-alone from #1 New York Times Bestseller, Vi Keeland. When I first encountered Ford Donovan, I had no idea who he was...well, other than the obvious. Young, gorgeous, successful, smart. Did I mention young? If I did, it bears repeating. F…
A Tapestry of Light
Calcutta, 1886. Ottilie Russell is adrift between two cultures, British and Indian, belonging to both and neither. In order to support her little brother, Thaddeus, and her grandmother, she relies upon her skills in beetle-wing embroidery that have been p…
À table : recipes for cooking + eating the French way
Mastering the Art of French Cooking meets Dinner: Changing the Game in a beautifully photographed, fresh approach to French cooking and gathering, with 125 simple recipes. Voilà! Here is an alluring, delicious invitation to the French table. At once a re…
A small principality Jesse Clement.
Everything around him fell silent as he abandoned the city's main boulevard and turned into a curved street that would lead him directly to his destination. Soon, the only sound reaching his ears was the soft mechanical buzzing of his car. He could see no…
A promise to keep Allison Leigh.
**He's facing a tough choice… When opportunity shows up on his doorstep Will this rancher seize his second chance?** When Jed Dalloway started over, ranching a mountain plot for his recluse boss saved him. So when hometown girl April Reed offers a deal to…
A princess bound : naughty fairy tales for women
Face it, fairy tales were always kind of kinky: from beautiful queens tied up in knots by wicked sorcerers to a wide variety of naughty and nice scenarios. Someone was always getting tied to a bed! In this new anthology of erotic romance fairy tales from …
A murderous macaron Fiona Grace.
"Very entertaining. I highly recommend this book to the permanent library of any reader that appreciates a very well written mystery, with some twists and an intelligent plot. You will not be disappointed. Excellent way to spend a cold weekend!" --Books a…
Beachfront bakery: a killer cupcake : Beachfront Bakery Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1 Fiona Grace.
Allison Sweet, 34, a sous chef in Los Angeles, has had it up to here with demeaning customers, her demanding boss, and her failed love life. After a shocking incident, she realizes the time has come to start life fresh and follow her lifelong dream of mov…
A gift of daisies Mary Balogh.
Lady Rachel Palmer, young, beautiful, vivacious, and wealthy, is a huge success with London society. She hides from everyone an inner restlessness, a nagging suspicion that something is missing from her life. Some sense of purpose. Some substance to count…
A gentle tyranny Jess Corban.
What if women could unravel the evils of patriarchy? With men safely "gentled" in a worldwide Liberation, the matriarchy of Nedé has risen from the ashes. But can women wield sole power without being corrupted themselves? Seventeen-year-old Raina Pierce h…
A Dance in Donegal
All of her life, Irish-American Moira Doherty has relished her mother's descriptions of Ireland. When her mother dies unexpectedly in the summer of 1920, Moira decides to fulfill her mother's wish that she become the teacher in Ballymann, her home village…
A captain for Caroline Gray Julie Wright.
Regency London Caroline Gray's third season in London society ends as badly as her first two-no marriage proposal, no suitor, not even a glimmer of an interested prospect. She suspects it's because she is far too quick to speak her mind to men who are put…
Public enemy #1 Kiki Swinson
"Too much to prove... A former journalist with a knack for unraveling dirty secrets, Khloé Mercer figures if she's going to risk her life, she might as well make big money as a private investigator. But this reckless newbie needs a major case to make her …
Murder in the cookbook nook Ellery Adams
"Virginia is for lovers--and Storyton Hall is its best vacation spot for lovers of books. The big event this summer at Jane Steward's resort is A Bookish Cook-Off. It's a blend of the literary and the culinary--but someone's headed for the mortuary... Six…
Madam speaker Nancy Pelosi and the Lessons of Power / Susan Page
"Featuring more than 150 exclusive interviews with those who know her best—and a series of in-depth, news-making interviews with Pelosi herself—MADAM SPEAKER is unprecedented in the scope of its exploration of Nancy Pelosi’s remarkable life and of her ind…
A brief history of earth Four Billion Years in Eight Chapters / Andrew H. Knoll
"Odds are, where you’re standing was once cooking under a roiling sea of lava, crushed by a towering sheet of ice, rocked by a nearby meteor strike, or perhaps choked by poison gases, drowned beneath ocean, perched atop a mountain range, or roamed by fear…
What happened to you? conversations on trauma, resilience, and healing / Oprah Winfrey
"Have you ever wondered 'Why did I do that?' or 'Why can't I just control my behavior?' Others may judge our reactions and think, 'What's wrong with that person?' When questioning our emotions, it's easy to place the blame on ourselves; holding ourselves …
Sooley A Novel / John Grisham
"In the summer of his seventeenth year, Sam­uel Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basket­ball tournament. He has never been away from home, nor has he ever been on …
The other side of the door Nicci French.
"When Bonnie Graham arrives at her boyfriend’s apartment in London, she is horrified to discover a dead body in a pool of blood on the floor. But she doesn’t call the police. Bonnie hides the corpse and then carefully wipes away any evidence she was ever …
Dial A for Aunties Jesse Q. Sutanto.
"What happens when you mix 1 (accidental) murder with 2 thousand wedding guests, and then, toss in a possible curse on 3 generations of an immigrant Chinese-Indonesian family? You get 4 meddling Asian aunties coming to the rescue! When Meddelin Chan ends …
Murder on Wall Street Victoria Thompson.
"Reformed gangster Jack Robinson is working hard to bolster his image in Gilded Age New York City society as he prepares to become a new father. But when Hayden Norcross, the man who nearly ruined his wife, is shot in cold blood, Jack knows the police wil…
The music of bees a novel / Eileen Garvin.
"Forty-four-year-old Alice Holtzman is stuck in a dead-end job, bereft of family, and now reeling from the unexpected death of her husband. Alice has begun having panic attacks whenever she thinks about how her life hasn’t turned out the way she dreamed. …
Out of many, one George W. Bush.
"In this powerful new collection of oil paintings and stories, President George W. Bush spotlights the inspiring journeys of America's immigrants and the contributions they make to the life and prosperity of our nation. The issue of immigration stirs inte…
Open water Caleb Azumah Nelson.
"In a crowded London pub, two young people meet. Both are Black British, both won scholarships to private schools where they struggled to belong, both are now artists-he a photographer, she a dancer-and both are trying to make their mark in a world that b…
The light of days The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler's Ghettos / Judy Batalion
"Witnesses to the brutal murder of their families and neighbors and the violent destruction of their communities, a cadre of Jewish women in Poland—some still in their teens—helped transform the Jewish youth groups into resistance cells to fight the Nazis…
Beautiful things A Memoir / Hunter Biden
"When he was two years old, Hunter Biden was badly injured in a car accident that killed his mother and baby sister. In 2015, he suffered the devastating loss of his beloved big brother, Beau, who died of brain cancer at the age of forty-six. Throughout t…
The bookstore on the beach A Novel / Brenda Novak
"Eighteen months ago, Autumn Divac’s husband went missing. Her desperate search has yielded no answers, and she can’t imagine moving forward without him. But for the sake of their two teenage children, she has to try. Autumn takes her kids home for the su…
Hype How scammers, grifters, and con artists are taking over the internet--and why we're following / Gabrielle Bluestone
"We live in an age where scams are the new normal. A charismatic entrepreneur sells thousands of tickets to a festival that never happened. Respected investors pour millions into a start-up centered around fake blood tests. Reviewers and celebrities flock…
This is the fire Don Lemon
"As America’s only Black prime-time anchor, Lemon and his daily monologues on racism and antiracism, on the failures of the Trump administration and of so many of our leaders, and on America’s systemic flaws speak for his millions of fans. Now, in an urge…
Mother may I a novel / Joshilyn Jackson
"Growing up poor in rural Georgia, Bree Cabbat was warned that the world was a dark and scary place. Bree rejected that fearful outlook, and life has proved her right. Having married into a family with wealth, power, and connections, Bree now has all a wo…
Big little spies Krista Davis
"The ladies of the Wagtail Animal Guardians, WAG for short, are in town for a pet adoption charity ball, and Holly is making sure to roll out the red carpet for her special guests. She and her furry best friend Trixie are busy keeping the WAG ladies happy…
Blackberry Beach Irene Hannon.
"Katherine Parker is on the cusp of having everything she ever wanted--fame, money, and acclaim. So why isn't she happy? In search of answers, she comes incognito to Hope Harbor on the Oregon coast for some R&R. Maybe in her secluded rental house overlook…
Gold diggers a novel / Sanjena Sathian.
"A floundering second-generation teenager growing up in the Bush-era Atlanta suburbs, Neil Narayan is funny and smart but struggles to bear the weight of expectations of his family and their Asian American enclave. He tries to want their version of succes…
Northern spy a novel / Flynn Berry.
"A producer at the BBC and mother to a new baby, Tessa is at work in Belfast one day when the news of another raid comes on the air. The IRA may have gone underground in the two decades since the Good Friday Agreement, but they never really went away, and…
In a book club far away Tif Marcelo.
"Regina Castro, Adelaide Wilson-Chang, and Sophie Walden used to be best friends. As Army wives at Fort East, they bonded during their book club and soon became inseparable. But when a betrayal shattered trust among the group, the friendship abruptly ende…
The elephant of Belfast a novel / S. Kirk Walsh.
"Belfast, October 1940. Twenty-year-old zookeeper Hettie Quin arrives at the city docks in time to meet her new charge: an orphaned three-year-old Indian elephant named Violet. As Violet adjusts to her new solitary life in captivity and Hettie mourns the …
What the devil knows a Sebastian St. Cyr mystery / C.S. Harris.
"It's October 1814. The war with France is finally over, Europe's diplomats are convening in Vienna for a conference that will put their world back together, and London finds itself in the grip of a series of terrifying murders eerily similar to the shock…
Life's too short Abby Jimenez.
"When Vanessa Price quit her job to pursue her dream of traveling the globe, she wasn't expecting to gain millions of YouTube followers who shared her joy of seizing every moment. For her, living each day to its fullest isn't just a motto. Her mother and …
Broken (in the best possible way) Jenny Lawson.
"Jenny Lawson has always been quite candid about her mental health. In Broken (in the best possible way), she explores how after years of suffering from depression she finally tried the experimental transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). Lawson details …
Good company a novel / Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney.
"Flora Mancini has been happily married for more than twenty years. But everything she thought she knew about herself, her marriage, and her relationship with her best friend, Margot, is upended when she stumbles upon an envelope containing her husband's …
The bohemians a novel / Jasmin Darznik.
"In 1918, a young and bright-eyed Dorothea Lange steps off the train in San Francisco, where a disaster kick-starts a new life. Her friendship with Caroline Lee, a vivacious, straight-talking Chinese American with a complicated past, gives Dorothea entrée…
A gambling man David Baldacci
"The 1950s are on the horizon, and Archer is in dire need of a fresh start after a nearly fatal detour in Poca City. So Archer hops on a bus and begins the long journey out west to California, where rumor has it there is money to be made if you’re hard-wo…
Cook this book Techniques That Teach and Recipes to Repeat / Molly Baz
"If you seek out, celebrate, and obsess over good food but lack the skills and confidence necessary to make it at home, you’ve just won a ticket to a life filled with supreme deliciousness. Cook This Book is a new kind of foundational cookbook from Molly …
The galaxy, and the ground within A Novel / Becky Chambers
"With no water, no air, and no native life, the planet Gora is unremarkable. The only thing it has going for it is a chance proximity to more popular worlds, making it a decent stopover for ships traveling between the wormholes that keep the Galactic Comm…
I am a girl from africa Elizabeth Nyamayaro
"When severe draught hit her village in Zimbabwe, Elizabeth, then only eight, had no idea that this moment of utter devastation would come to define her life's purpose. Unable to move from hunger and malnourishment, she encountered a United Nations aid wo…
Cook, eat, repeat Ingredients, Recipes, and Stories / Nigella Lawson
"Cook, Eat, Repeat is a delicious and delightful combination of recipes intertwined with narrative essays about food, all written in Nigella Lawson’s engaging and insightful prose. Whether asking 'what is a recipe?' or declaring death to the 'guilty pleas…
Mirrorland Carole Johnstone
"Cat lives in Los Angeles, far away from 36 Westeryk Road, the imposing gothic house in Edinburgh where she and her estranged twin sister, El, grew up. As girls, they invented Mirrorland, a dark, imaginary place under the pantry stairs full of pirates, wi…
Philip Roth the biography / Blake Bailey.
"The renowned biographer's definitive portrait of a literary titan. Appointed by Philip Roth and granted independence and complete access, Blake Bailey spent years poring over Roth's personal archive, interviewing his friends, lovers, and colleagues, and …
Eleanor in the village Eleanor Roosevelt's search for freedom and identity in New York's Greenwich Village / Jan Jarboe Russell.
"A vivid account of a critical chapter in the life of Eleanor Roosevelt, when she moved to New York's Greenwich Village, shed her high-born conformity, and became the progressive leader who pushed for change as America's First Lady. Hundreds of books have…
The hero code what it takes to rise to the occasion / Admiral William H. McRaven (U.S. Navy Retired).
"In 1977, Bill McRaven graduated from the University of Texas at Austin and joined the Navy SEALs. Over the course of the next 37 years he traveled the world. During that time, he saw the worst of humanity: war and destruction, disease and poverty. The w…
The Kew Gardens girls Posy Lovell.
"Can the women of Kew keep the gardens alive in the midst of war? London, 1916. England is at war. Desperate to help in whatever way they can, Ivy and Louisa enlist as gardeners at Kew, the Royal Botanic Gardens, taking on the jobs of the men who have go…
The glitter in the green in search of hummingbirds / Jon Dunn.
"Hummingbirds are a glittering, sparkling collective of over three hundred wildly variable, colorful species. For centuries they have captured our imaginations - revered by indigenous Americans, coveted by European collectors, and to this day admired worl…
Crying in H Mart a memoir / Michelle Zauner.
"When Michelle Zauner was in her mid-twenties, working as waitress and struggling to launch her music career in Philadelphia, she got a call that her mother was ill. She put her life on hold and flew home to Eugene, Oregon, to be with her mother through t…
The perfect daughter D.J. Palmer.
"Penny Francone, age sixteen, is a murderer. Her guilt is beyond doubt: she was found alone in the victim’s apartment, covered in blood, holding the murder weapon. The victim’s identity and her secret relationship to Penny give Penny the perfect motive, s…
Beeswing Richard Thompson.
"In this intimate and immersive memoir, Richard Thompson, international and longtime beloved music legend, recreates the spirit of the 1960s, where he found, and then lost, and then found his way again. Known for his brilliant songwriting, his extraordina…
Blood and treasure Daniel Boone and the fight for America's first frontier / Bob Drury and Tom Clavin.
"It is the mid-eighteenth century, and in the 13 colonies founded by Great Britain, anxious colonists desperate to conquer and settle North America’s “First Frontier” beyond the Appalachian Mountains commence a series of bloody battles. These violent conf…
World travel an irreverent guide / Anthony Bourdain and Laurie Woolever.
"Anthony Bourdain saw more of the world than nearly anyone. His travels took him from the hidden pockets of his hometown of New York to a tribal longhouse in Borneo, from cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, Paris, and Shanghai to Tanzania’s utter beauty and the st…
The son of Mr. Suleman a novel / Eric Jerome Dickey.
"When he meets Gemma Buckingham, a sophisticated entrepreneur who has just moved to Memphis from London to escape a deep heartbreak, things begin to look up. Though Gemma and Pi hail from separate cultures, their differences fuel a fiery and passionate co…
Lover unveiled J.R. Ward.
"Sahvage has been living under the radar for centuries-and he has every intention of staying 'dead and buried.' But when a civilian female sucks him into her dangerous battle with an evil as ancient as time, his protective side overrides his common sense.…
Turn a blind eye Jeffrey Archer
"Newly promoted to Detective Inspector, William Warwick is tasked with a dangerous new line of work, to go undercover and expose crime of another kind: corruption at the heart of the Metropolitan Police Force. Along with detectives Rebecca Pankhurst and N…
Sensational The Hidden History of America's
"In the waning years of the nineteenth century, women journalists across the United States risked reputation and their own safety to expose the hazardous conditions under which many Americans lived and worked. In various disguises, they stole into sewing …
Bitterroot lake A Novel / Alicia Beckman
"Twenty-five years ago, during a celebratory weekend at historic Whitetail Lodge, Sarah McCaskill had a vision. A dream. A nightmare. When a young man was killed, Sarah’s guilt over having ignored the warning in her dreams devastated her. Her friendships …
Bicycling with butterflies My 10,201-Mile Journey Following the Monarch Migration / Sara Dykman
"Outdoor educator and field researcher Sara Dykman made history when she became the first person to bicycle alongside monarch butterflies on their storied annual migration—a round-trip adventure that included three countries and more than 10,000 miles. Eq…
Susan, linda, nina, and cokie The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR / Lisa Napoli
"In the years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, women in the workplace still found themselves relegated to secretarial positions or locked out of jobs entirely. This was especially true in the news business, a backwater of male chauvinism where a woman …
Love in color Mythical Tales from Around the World, Retold / Bolu Babalola
"A highborn Nigerian goddess who has been beaten down and unappreciated by her gregarious love longs to be truly seen. A young businesswoman attempts a great leap in her company-and an even greater one in her love life. A powerful Ghanaian spokeswoman is …
Rock me on the water 1974, the year Los Angeles transformed movies, music, television, and politics / Ronald Brownstein
"Los Angeles in 1974 exerted more influence over popular culture than any other city in America. Los Angeles that year, in fact, dominated popular culture more than it ever had before, or would again. Working in film, recording, and television studios aro…
Ocean prey Virgil Flowers Series, Book 13 / John Sandford
"An off-duty Coast Guardsman is fishing with his family when he calls in some suspicious behavior from a nearby boat. It's a snazzy craft, slick and outfitted with extra horsepower, and is zipping along until it slows to pick up a surfaced diver... a dive…
Hana Khan carries on Uzma Jalaluddin.
"A young woman juggles pursuing her dream job in radio while helping her family compete with the new halal restaurant across the street....Sales are slow at Three Sisters Biryani Poutine, the only halal restaurant in the close-knit Golden Crescent neighbo…
Courage, my love Kristin Beck.
"When the Nazi occupation of Rome begins, two courageous young women are plunged deep into the Italian Resistance to fight for their freedom in this captivating debut novel. Rome, 1943. Lucia Colombo has had her doubts about fascism for years, but as a si…
On the house a Washington memoir / John Boehner.
"John Boehner is the last of a breed. At a time when the arbiters of American culture were obsessing over organic kale, cold-pressed juice, and SoulCycle, the man who stood second in line to the presidency was unapologetically smoking Camels, quaffing a g…
When the stars go dark a novel / Paula McLain.
"A detective hiding away from the world. A series of disappearances that reach into her past. Can solving them help her heal? Anna Hart is a seasoned missing persons detective in San Francisco with far too much knowledge of the darkest side of human natur…
What comes after JoAnne Tompkins.
"In misty, coastal Washington State, Isaac lives alone with his dog, grieving the recent death of his teenage son, Daniel. Next door, Lorrie, a working single mother, struggles with a heinous act committed by her own teenage son. Separated by only a silve…
Early morning riser Katherine Heiny.
"Jane falls in love with Duncan easily. He is charming, good-natured, and handsome but unfortunately, he has also slept with nearly every woman in Boyne City, Michigan. Jane sees Duncan’s old girlfriends everywhere–at restaurants, at the grocery store, ev…
Lurkers Sandi Tan.
"The residents of Santa Claus Lane do their best to stay out of each other's way, but desire, fury, and mischief too often propel these suburban neighbors to collide. Precocious Korean American sisters Mira and Rosemary find their world rocked by a suicid…
A world on the wing the global odyssey of migratory birds / Scott Weidensaul.
"In the past two decades, our understanding of bird migration-the navigational and physiological feats that enable birds to cross immense oceans or fly above the highest mountains, to go weeks without sleep, or remain in unbroken flight for months at a st…
The good sister Sally Hepworth.
"There's only been one time that Rose couldn't stop me from doing the wrong thing and that was a mistake that will haunt me for the rest of my life....Fern Castle works in her local library. She has dinner with her twin sister Rose three nights a week. An…
The souvenir museum stories / Elizabeth McCracken.
"In these stories, the mysterious bonds of family are tested, transformed, fractured, and fortified. A recent widower and his adult son ferry to a craggy Scottish island in search of puffins. An actress who plays a children’s game-show villainess ushers i…
In the company of killers Bryan Christy.
"Tom Klay is a celebrated investigative wildlife reporter for the esteemed magazine The Sovereign. But Klay is not just a journalist. His reporting is cover for an even more dangerous job: CIA agent. Klay’s press credentials make him a perfect spy–able to…
Wild women and the blues A Novel / Denny S. Bryce
"1925: Chicago is the jazz capital of the world, and the Dreamland Café is the ritziest black-and-tan club in town. Honoree Dalcour is a sharecropper's daughter, willing to work hard and dance every night on her way to the top. Dreamland offers a path to …
Bodies and bows Elizabeth Penney
"Iris Buckley is hoping for a bit of rest and relaxation now that the summertime rush is winding down in Blueberry Cove, Maine. Her apron shop Ruffles & Bows has been a huge success, her friendships are stronger than ever, and now she’s ready for all of t…
Fresh brewed murder Emmeline Duncan
"Portland is famous for its rain, hipsters, craft beers...and coffee. Sage Caplin has high hopes for her coffee truck, Ground Rules, which she runs with her business partner, Harley--a genius at roasting beans and devising new blends. That's essential in …
Under the cover of murder Lauren Elliott
"It promises to be Greyborne Harbor's wedding of the year. The impending nuptials of Serena Chandler and Zach Ludlow will take place aboard his family's luxurious super-yacht, currently moored in the harbor and the talk of the town. But on the day of the …
Girlhood essays/ Melissa Febos
"When her body began to change at eleven years old, Febos understood immediately that her meaning to other people had changed with it. By her teens, she defined herself based on these perceptions and by the romantic relationships she threw herself into he…
A kingdom of flesh and fire Jennifer L. Armentrout
"A Betrayal...Everything Poppy has ever believed in is a lie, including the man she was falling in love with. Thrust among those who see her as a symbol of a monstrous kingdom, she barely knows who she is without the veil of the Maiden. But what she does …
Earl's well that ends well Jane Ashford
"The Earl of Macklin, Arthur Shelton, has finally returned to London to find the bustling city feels as empty as ever. His sole comfort rests in visiting his protege in action at the Drury Lane Theatre. That is, until a charming and mysterious backdrop pa…
Murder at the taffy shop Maddie Day
"When your mother is an astrologist and your dad is a minister, you learn to keep an open mind. Which is just what Mac loves to do--exercise her mind by puzzling out fictional clues in the mystery novels she reads and discusses with her Cozy Capers Book G…
Sunflower sisters a novel / Martha Hall Kelly.
"Georgeanna 'Georgey' Woolsey isn’t meant for the world of lavish parties and the demure attitudes of women of her stature. So when war ignites the nation, Georgey follows her passion for nursing during a time when doctors considered women on the battlefr…
Libertie a novel / by Kaitlyn Greenidge.
"Coming of age in a free Black community in Reconstruction-era Brooklyn, Libertie Sampson is all too aware that her purposeful mother, a practicing physician, has a vision for their future together: Libertie is to go to medical school and practice alongsi…
The final revival of Opal & Nev a novel / Dawnie Walton.
"Opal is a fiercely independent young woman pushing against the grain in her style and attitude, Afro-punk before that term existed. Coming of age in Detroit, she can't imagine settling for a 9-to-5 job--despite her unusual looks, Opal believes she can be…
Of women and salt Gabriela Garcia.
"In present-day Miami, Jeanette is battling addiction. Daughter of Carmen, a Cuban immigrant, she is determined to learn more about her family history from her reticent mother and makes the snap decision to take in the daughter of a neighbor detained by I…
Murder by page one Olivia Matthews
"Marvey, a librarian, has moved from Brooklyn to a quirky small town in Georgia. When she's not at the library organizing events for readers, she's handcrafting book-themed jewelry and looking after her cranky cat. At times, her new life in the South stil…
Cherished Helen Hardt
"Dale Steel has fallen in love with his intern, Ashley White. She's vibrant, intelligent, and full of life, despite a past that was far from perfect. She's everything he's not . . . which is why he's determined to keep her at arm's length. The emotions sh…
Abundance A Novel / Jakob Guanzon
"For Henry and his son, Junior, the days are measured in dollars and cents. Evicted from their trailer, they now call Henry's F-250 home. Hope is on the horizon: it's Junior's birthday and tomorrow Henry has a job interview. To celebrate, they eat at McDo…
Collateral De'nesha Diamond
"Within D.C.'s ruthless halls of power, the conspiracies are killer—and the endgame is anything but fake news . . . With her name finally cleared of a murder charge, Abrianna Parker can at last marry her partner, Kadir Kahlifa. But the two have barely sha…
The lost village a novel / Camilla Sten, Alexandra Fleming.
"Documentary filmmaker Alice Lindstedt has been obsessed with the vanishing residents of the old mining town, dubbed 'The Lost Village,' since she was a little girl. In 1959, her grandmother's entire family disappeared in this mysterious tragedy, and ever…
Red Island House a novel / Andrea Lee.
"When Shay, a Black American professor who’s always had an adventurous streak, marries Senna, an Italian businessman, she doesn’t imagine that her life’s greatest adventure will carry her far beyond their home in Milan to an idyllic stretch of beach in Ma…
Not dark yet A Novel / Peter Robinson
"When property developer Connor Clive Blaydon is found dead, Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks and his Yorkshire team dive into the investigation. As luck would have it, someone had installed a cache of spy-cams all around his luxurious home. The team …
The beginner's guide to growing great vegetables Lorene Edwards Forkner
"Expert gardener Lorene Edwards Forkner shares all the information you need to create a thriving garden, from facts about soil and sun to tips on fertilizing, mulching, and watering. Regional planting charts show what to plant when, and a month-by-month p…
The memory collectors a novel / Kim Neville.
"Ev has a mysterious ability, one that she feels is more a curse than a gift. She can feel the emotions people leave behind on objects and believes that most of them need to be handled extremely carefully, and—if at all possible—destroyed. The harmless on…
The dating plan Sara Desai.
"Daisy Patel is a software engineer who understands lists and logic better than bosses and boyfriends. With her life all planned out, and no interest in love, the one thing she can’t give her family is the marriage they expect. Left with few options, she …
This is the voice by John Colapinto.
"There’s no shortage of books about public speaking or language or song. But until now, there has been no book about the miracle that underlies them all—the human voice itself. And there are few writers who could take on this surprisingly vast topic with …
2034 a novel of the next world war / Elliot Ackerman, Admiral James Stavridis, USN (Ret.).
"On March 12, 2034, US Navy Commodore Sarah Hunt is on the bridge of her flagship, the guided missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones conducting a routine freedom of navigation patrol in the South China Sea when her ship detects an unflagged trawler in clea…
The beirut protocol Joel C. Rosenberg.
"A game-changing peace treaty between Israel and the Saudis is nearly done. The secretary of state is headed to the region to seal the deal. And Special Agent Marcus Ryker is leading an advance trip along the Israeli-Lebanon border, ahead of the secretary…
The Windsor knot a novel / SJ Bennett.
"It is the early spring of 2016 and Queen Elizabeth is at Windsor Castle in advance of her ninetieth birthday celebrations. But the preparations are interrupted when a guest is found dead in one of the Castle bedrooms. The scene suggests the young Russian…
Won't go home without you Cheris Hodges
"A refuge in good times and bad, there's nothing the four very different Richardson sisters won't do to sustain their family's legacy--a historic bed-and-breakfast in Charleston, South Carolina. Now, as one sister celebrates new love, another's heart is s…
Band of sisters A Novel / Lauren Willig
"A scholarship girl from Brooklyn, Kate Moran thought she found a place among Smith’s Mayflower descendants, only to have her illusions dashed the summer after graduation. When charismatic alumna Betsy Rutherford delivers a rousing speech at the Smith Col…
Foregone A Novel / Russell Banks
"A searing novel about memory, abandonment, and betrayal from the acclaimed and bestselling Russell Banks. At the center of Foregone is famed Canadian American leftist documentary filmmaker Leonard Fife, one of sixty thousand draft evaders and deserters w…
Truly like lightning David Duchovny.
"For the past twenty years, Bronson Powers, former star Hollywood stuntman and converted Mormon, has been homesteading deep in the uninhabited desert outside Joshua Tree with his three wives and ten children. Bronson and his wives, Yalulah, Mary, and Jack…
The kaiser's web Steve Berry.
"Two candidates are vying to become Chancellor of Germany. One is a patriot having served for the past sixteen years, the other a usurper, stoking the flames of nationalistic hate. Both harbor secrets, but only one knows the truth about the other. They ar…
Learning to pray A Guide for Everyone / James Martin
"Father James Martin, SJ, explains how anyone can have an intimate relationship with God through prayer. Serving a trusted and experienced guide, Martin provides a primer on the rich history of different styles of prayer. There is no one secret formula fo…
Mike Nichols a life / Mark Harris.
"Mike Nichols burst onto the scene as a wunderkind without parallel: while still in his 20's, he was half of a lucrative hit improv duo with Elaine May that was the talk of the country. Next he directed four hit Broadway plays, picking up the Best Directo…
The plague cycle the unending war between humanity and infectious disease / Charles Kenny
"For four thousand years, the size and vitality of cities, economies, and empires were heavily determined by infection. Striking humanity in waves, the cycle of plagues set the tempo of civilizational growth and decline, since common response to the threa…
Blood grove Walter Mosley
"It is 1969, and flames can be seen on the horizon, protest wafts like smoke though the thick air, and Easy Rawlins, the Black private detective whose small agency finally has its own office, gets a visit from a white Vietnam veteran. The young man comes …
5 ingredient semi-homemade meals 50 Easy & Tasty Recipes Using the Best Ingredients from the Grocery Store / Bobby Parrish
"Bobby and Dessi Parrish of FlavCity have a knack for making healthy food taste good. Fresh off their first bestselling cookbook, they are coming at you with easy 5 ingredient meals that utilize the best ingredients and products from the grocery store. Ea…
Prayer for the living Ben Okri
"Playful, frightening, shocking—these stories from a writer at the height of his power will make you think, or make you laugh. Sometimes they’ll make you want to look away, but they will always hold your gaze. These are stories set in London, in Byzantiu…
The devil you know A Black power manifesto / Charles M. Blow
"Acclaimed columnist and author Charles Blow never wanted to write a “race book.” But as violence against Black people—both physical and psychological—seemed only to increase in recent years, culminating in the historic pandemic and protests of the summer…
Robert Ludlum's the Treadstone exile Joshua Hood.
"After the revival of Operation Treadstone, former agent Adam Hayes has retreated to Africa, determined to leave behind the black-ops CIA program behind for good. As a former Treadstone operative, Hayes knows just how destructive the program can be, as it…
Work a deep history, from the stone age to the age of robots / James Suzman.
"Work defines who we are. It determines our status, and dictates how, where, and with whom we spend most of our time. It mediates our self-worth and molds our values. But are we hard-wired to work as hard as we do? Did our Stone Age ancestors also live to…
Picnic in the ruins Todd Robert Petersen
"Anthropologist Sophia Shepard is researching the impact of tourism on cultural sites in a remote national monument on the Utah-Arizona border when she crosses paths with two small-time criminals. The Ashdown brothers were hired to steal maps from a 'coll…
Irish parade murder Leslie Meier
""After returning from her father-in-law's funeral in Florida, Lucy can almost hear the death knell of her part-time reporter job the instant she meets new hire Rob Callahan. He's young, ambitious, and positioning himself to become the Pennysaver's next s…
Crime of the ancient marinara Stephanie Cole
"Nell Valenti is settling into her role of transforming the Villa Orlandini into a superb farm-to-table cooking school, and the time has finally come for a full taste test run. But when Chef Orlandini prepares to reveal his top secret marinara recipe for …
No heaven for good boys a novel / by Keisha Bush.
"Six-year-old Ibrahimah loves snatching pastries from his mother’s kitchen, harvesting string beans with his father, and searching for sea glass with his sisters. But when he is approached in his rural village one day by Marabout Ahmed, a seemingly kind s…
The mask falling Samantha Shannon.
"Dreamwalker Paige Mahoney has eluded death again. Snatched from the jaws of captivity and consigned to a safe house in the Scion Citadel of Paris, she finds herself caught between those factions that seek Scion's downfall and those who would kill to prot…
Shipped Angie Hockman.
"Between taking night classes for her MBA and her demanding day job at a cruise line, marketing manager Henley Evans barely has time for herself, let alone family, friends, or dating. But when she’s shortlisted for the promotion of her dreams, all her sac…
Before she disappeared a novel / Lisa Gardner.
"Frankie Elkin is an average middle-aged woman, a recovering alcoholic with more regrets than belongings. But she spends her life doing what no one else will–searching for missing people the world has stopped looking for. When the police have given up, wh…
Murder with oolong tea Karen Rose Smith
"In Pennsylvania Amish country's favorite tea house proprietor, Daisy Swanson, finds herself going back to school expecting to serve tea--only to get a crash course in criminal justice! The faculty of Willow Creek High School are having a get-together af…
Our darkest night a novel of Italy and the Second World War / Jennifer Robson
n520 "It is the autumn of 1943, and life is becoming increasingly perilous for Italian Jews like the Mazin family. With Nazi Germany now occupying most of her beloved homeland, and the threat of imprisonment and deportation growing ever more certain, Ant…
Murder can haunt your handiwork Rose Pressey
"Rising up against the beautiful backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Biltmore Estate is a magnificent mansion in Asheville, North Carolina, built as a summer home for George Washington Vanderbilt II—yes, of those Vanderbilts—during the Gilded Age. N…
Pudge and prejudice A.K. Pittman
"It's Northfield Texas High School in the year 1984. After moving to Northfield with her family, Elyse Nebbit faces the challenge of finding her place in a new school, one dominated by social status and Friday night football. When Elyse’s effortlessly bea…
Waiting for the night song Julie Carrick Dalton
"Cadie Kessler has spent decades trying to cover up one truth. One moment. But deep down, didn’t she always know her secret would surface? An urgent message from her long-estranged best friend Daniela Garcia brings Cadie, now a forestry researcher, back …
Concrete rose Angie Thomas
"If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he can help his mom, wh…
The MeatEater guide to wilderness skills and survival by Steven Rinella ; with Brody Henderson and other members of the MeatEater crew.
"For anyone planning to spend time outside, The MeatEater Guide to Wilderness Skills and Survival is the perfect antidote to the sensationalism of the modern survival genre. Informed by the real-life experiences of renowned outdoorsman Steven Rinella, its…
The fabric of civilization how textiles made the world / Virginia Postrel.
"The story of humanity is the story of textiles-as old as civilization itself. Textiles created empires and powered invention. They established trade routes and drew nations' borders. Since the first thread was spun, fabric has driven technology, business…
From blood and ash Jennifer L. Armentrout
"Chosen from birth to usher in a new era, Poppy's life has never been her own. The life of the Maiden is solitary. Never to be touched. Never to be looked upon. Never to be spoken to. Never to experience pleasure. Waiting for the day of her Ascension, she…
White guilt how blacks and whites together destroyed the promise of the civil rights era / Shelby Steele.
"In 1955 the murderers of Emmett Till, a black Mississippi youth, were acquitted of their crime, undoubtedly because they were white. Forty years later, O. J. Simpson, who many thought would be charged with murder by virtue of the DNA evidence against him…
Hid from our eyes Julia Spencer-Fleming.
"1952. Millers Kill Police Chief Harry McNeil is called to a crime scene where a woman in a party dress has been murdered with no obvious cause of death. 972. Millers Kill Police Chief Jack Liddle is called to a murder scene of a woman that's very simila…
Daisy Jones & the Six a novel / Taylor Jenkins Reid.
"Daisy is a girl coming of age in L.A. in the late sixties, sneaking into clubs on the Sunset Strip, sleeping with rock stars, and dreaming of singing at the Whisky a Go-Go. The sex and drugs are thrilling, but it's the rock and roll she loves most. By th…
The girl in the green silk gown Seanan McGuire.
"For Rose Marshall, death has long since become the only life she really knows. She’s been sweet sixteen for more than sixty years, hitchhiking her way along the highways and byways of America, sometimes seen as an avenging angel, sometimes seen as a kill…