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All fiction new titles

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Fan of crime, romance, sci-fi or other fiction genres? Look through our latest titles and discover a captivating story in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print, graphic novel or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Murder a la Mocha by Sandra Balzo

Murder a la Mocha

Sandra Balzo

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"Uncommon Grounds coffeehouse owner Maggy Thorsen is full of good intentions when she attempts to return Mocha, a lost chihuahua who jumped out in front of her car, to her owners. But a trip to the Satterwite's house and meeting their dog-sitter give...

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Only love can heal by Rosie Harris

Only love can heal

Rosie Harris

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"When the war was over, Lieutenant Kate Russell would marry a man with a pedigree as sound as her own. Because confidence, beauty and privilege were advantages she took for granted; and besides her aristocratic parents had great plans for her: then she...

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Safe haven by Patricia J. MacDonald

Safe haven

Patricia J. MacDonald

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"A heavily pregnant young woman returns to her small hometown to discover it's not the safe haven she had first supposed ... Following a whirlwind romance with an old acquaintance she bumped into at a high school reunion, heavily pregnant Dena Russell...

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A sudden death in Cyprus by Michael Grant

A sudden death in Cyprus

Michael Grant

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"Fugitive crime writer David Mitre is caught up in a deadly conspiracy when he's witness to a brutal murder on the stunning island of Cyprus. Having melted easily into Cyprus's relaxed expat community, he is feeling relatively secure. His cash stashed...

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Chances are ... by Richard Russo

Chances are ...

Richard Russo

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"One beautiful September day, three sixty-seven-year old men convene on Martha's Vineyard, friends ever since meeting in college circa the sixties. They couldn't have been more different then, or even today--Lincoln's a commercial real estate broker,...

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The Chelsea girls by Fiona Davis

The Chelsea girls

Fiona Davis

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"From the dramatic redbrick facade to the sweeping staircase dripping with art, the Chelsea Hotel has long been New York City's creative oasis for the many artists, writers, musicians, actors, filmmakers, and poets who have called it home-a scene pla...

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Brazen and the Beast by Sarah MacLean

Brazen and the Beast

Sarah MacLean

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"When Lady Henrietta Sedley declares her 29th year her own, she has plans to inherit her father's business, to make her own fortune, and to live her own life. But first, she intends to experience a taste of the pleasure she'll forgo as a confirmed sp...

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The outsider by Stephen King

The outsider

Stephen King

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"An eleven-year-old boy's violated corpse is found in a town park. Eyewitnesses and fingerprints point unmistakably to one of Flint City's most popular citizens. He is Terry Maitland, Little League coach, English teacher, husband, and father of two g...

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Skin game by Stuart Woods

Skin game

Stuart Woods

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"When Teddy Fay receives a freelance assignment from a gentleman he can't refuse, he jets off to Paris on the hunt for a treasonous criminal. But as Teddy unearths more information that just doesn't seem to connect, his straightforward mission becomes...

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Confound it by Maggie Toussaint

Confound it

Maggie Toussaint

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"Dreamwalker Baxley Powell is called to help investigate a suspicious fire. A meth cook is dead and when Baxley visits her beyond the Veil of Life, she determines that the woman was murdered. Unconcerned about the death of a criminal, the authorities...

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American princess by Stephanie Thornton

American princess

Stephanie Thornton

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"Alice may be the president's daughter, but she's nobody's darling. As bold as her signature color Alice Blue, the gum-chewing, cigarette-smoking, poker-playing First Daughter discovers that the only way for a woman to stand out in Washington is to make...

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The things we cannot say by Kelly Rimmer

The things we cannot say

Kelly Rimmer

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"2019: Life changed beyond recognition for Alice when her son, Eddie, was born with autism spectrum disorder. She must do everything to support him, but at what cost to her family? When her cherished grandmother is hospitalised, a hidden box of memen...

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A bad, bad thing by Elena Forbes

A bad, bad thing

Elena Forbes

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"Haunted by her past, which she keeps carefully hidden, London homicide detective Eve West has buried herself in her work for many years. But when she stumbles into the midst of a covert police operation, with catastrophic consequences, she is suspended...

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Three Marys by Glenn Cooper

Three Marys

Glenn Cooper

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"Once again, Harvard Professor of religion and archaeology Cal Donovan has been summoned by Pope Celestine to investigate a seemingly impossible miracle. Three Catholic teenage girls, from different corners of the world, have fallen pregnant. All three...

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Who's sorry now? by Maggie Robinson

Who's sorry now?

Maggie Robinson

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"Scotland Yard Detective Inspector Devenand Hunter finds himself in the middle of a series of upper-class deaths in London. Bright Young People are being extinguished in their favorite night spots, from a sleazy private jazz club to the Savoy ballroom....

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Redemption by David Baldacci

Redemption

David Baldacci

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"Amos Decker and his FBI partner Alex Jamison are visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by an unfamiliar man. But he instantly recognizes the man's name: Meryl Hawkins. He's the first person Decker ever arrested for murder back...

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Someone knows by Lisa Scottoline

Someone knows

Lisa Scottoline

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"Allie Garvey is heading home to the funeral of a childhood friend. Allie is not only grief-stricken, she's full of dread. Because going home means seeing the other two people with whom she shares an unbearable secret. Allie has been haunted for two decades...

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Lost roses by Martha Hall Kelly

Lost roses

Martha Hall Kelly

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"It is 1914, and New York socialite Eliza Ferriday is thrilled to be traveling to St Petersburg with Sofya Streshnayva, a cousin of the Romanovs. The two met years ago one summer in Paris and now Eliza is embarking on the trip of a lifetime to see th...

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Unto us a son is given by Donna Leon

Unto us a son is given

Donna Leon

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"Count Falier was urging his Venetian son-in-law to investigate, and preferably intervene in, the seemingly innocent plan of the Count's best friend, the elderly Gonzalo Rodríguez de Tejada, to adopt a much younger man as his son. Under Italian inher...

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The island of sea women by Lisa See

The island of sea women

Lisa See

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"A new novel from Lisa See, the New York Times bestselling author of The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, about female friendship and family secrets on a small Korean island. Mi-ja and Young-sook, two girls living on the Korean island of Jeju, are best ...

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Steamed open by Barbara Ross

Steamed open

Barbara Ross

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"It's summertime in Busman's Harbor, Maine, and the clamming is easy--or it was until a mysterious new neighbor blocks access to the beach, cutting off the Snowden Family Clambake's supply. Julia Snowden is just one of many townspeople angered by Bar...

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Murder with cucumber sandwiches by Karen Rose Smith

Murder with cucumber sandwiches

Karen Rose Smith

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"Restaurant critic Derek Schumaker, notorious for his bitter reviews, is about to visit Daisy's Tea Garden, and Daisy and Aunt Iris are simmering with anxiety. A bad word from the culinary curmudgeon could really hurt their business, but Daisy tries to...

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Leave no scone unturned by Denise Swanson

Leave no scone unturned

Denise Swanson

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"It's the beginning of the university's fall semester and Dani can't wait for the college students to return to Normalton, Illinois - after all, without them, there is no one to support her Lunch-to-Go service, which is a vital part of her Chef-to-Go...

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The last house guest by Megan Miranda

The last house guest

Megan Miranda

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"Never overstay your welcome ... Littleport, Maine is like two separate towns: a vacation paradise for wealthy holidaymakers and a simple harbour community for the residents who serve them. Friendships between locals and visitors are unheard of - but...

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Solace Island by Meg Tilly

Solace Island

Meg Tilly

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"Dumped on the eve of her wedding and looking for a quiet place to lick her emotional wounds, Maggie Harris joins her sister on Solace Island, where she hopes to recover from the stunning betrayal. At first, Maggie resists Eve's impassioned argument ...

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Trimmed to death by Nancy J. Cohen

Trimmed to death

Nancy J. Cohen

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"Savvy hairstylist and amateur sleuth Marla Vail enters a charity bake-off contest at a fall festival sponsored by a local farm. While she waits to see if her coconut fudge pie is a winner, Marla joins a scavenger hunt where people playing character roles...

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The night visitors by Carol Goodman

The night visitors

Carol Goodman

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"Alice gets off a bus in the middle of a snowstorm in Delphi, NY. She is fleeing an abusive relationship and desperate to protect Oren, ten years old, a major Star Wars fan and wise beyond his years. Though Alice is wary, Oren bonds nearly instantly ...

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Asymmetry by Lisa Halliday

Asymmetry

Lisa Halliday

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"Alice, a young editor working in New York, meets Ezra Blazer, a famous, much older writer, and they begin an affair. Yet with nearly fifty years between them, what draws them together, and how does it work? In its provocative, playful, and at times ...

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The daughters of Temperance Hobbs by Katherine Howe

The daughters of Temperance Hobbs

Katherine Howe

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"Connie Goodwin is an expert on America's fractured past with witchcraft. A young, tenure-track professor in Boston, she's earned career success by studying the history of magic in colonial America--especially women's home recipes and medicines--and ...

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The Quintland sisters by Shelley Wood

The Quintland sisters

Shelley Wood

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"The story of the Dionne Quintuplets, the world's first identical quintuplets to survive birth, told from the perspective of a midwife in training who helps bring them into the world ... Reluctant midwife Emma Trimpany is just 17 when she assists at ...

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The golden bride by Kimberley Woodhouse

The golden bride

Kimberley Woodhouse

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"Can Olivia survive the crime and Gold Rush fever of 1849 ... and the countless marriage proposals? Olivia Brighton finds herself widowed and working her brother's restaurant in San Francisco during the height of the rush for gold. Even though she receives...

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Convergence by Ginny L. Yttrup

Convergence

Ginny L. Yttrup

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"Psychology professor Dr. Denilyn Rossi contends that the past is either a shadow that haunts us or a force that propels us. The choice is ours, she tells her students. What she doesn't tell them is that her own past is a shadow she can't seem to shake....

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The lost history of dreams by Kris Waldherr

The lost history of dreams

Kris Waldherr

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"A post-mortem photographer unearths dark secrets of the past that may hold the key to his future, in this captivating debut novel in the gothic tradition of Wuthering Heights and The Thirteenth Tale. All love stories are ghost stories in disguise. When...

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The dream peddler by Martine Fournier Watson

The dream peddler

Martine Fournier Watson

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"The dream peddler came to town at the white end of winter, before the thaw ... Traveling salesmen like Robert Owens have passed through Evie Dawson's town before, but none of them offered anything like what he has to sell: dreams, made to order, wit...

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Backlash by Brad Thor

Backlash

Brad Thor

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"In ancient texts, there are stories about men who struck from the shadows, seemingly beyond the reach of death itself. These men were considered part angel, part demon. Their loyalty was to their families, their friends, and their kings. You crossed...

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A song for the stars by Ilima Todd

A song for the stars

Ilima Todd

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"Hawaiian Islands, 1779. As the second daughter of a royal chief, Maile will be permitted to marry for love. Her fiancé is the best navigator in Hawai'i, and he taught her everything he knows - how to feel the ocean, observe the winds, read the stars,...

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Flowers over the inferno by Ilaria Tuti

Flowers over the inferno

Ilaria Tuti

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"In a quiet village surrounded by ancient woods and the imposing Italian Alps, a man is found naked with his eyes gouged out. It is the first in a string of gruesome murders. Superintendent Teresa Battaglia, a detective with a background in criminal ...

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A good enough mother by Bev Thomas

A good enough mother

Bev Thomas

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"Dr Ruth Hartland rises to difficult tasks. She is the director of a highly respected trauma therapy unit. She is confident, capable and excellent at her job. Today she is preoccupied by her son Tom's disappearance. So when a new patient arrives at the...

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Then sings my soul by Amy K. Sorrells

Then sings my soul

Amy K. Sorrells

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"When Nel Stewart returns home due to the sudden death of her mother, she realizes her beloved father, Jakob, is struggling with dementia. With the reappearance of a high-school sweetheart, deliveries from Ukraine addressed to her, and the discovery of...

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Shadow among sheaves by Naomi Stephens

Shadow among sheaves

Naomi Stephens

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"The Great Rebellion of 1857 was a remarkably bloody business. At a time when Britain's imperial influence in India was sparking brutal clashes on both sides, no one could have expected Rena, an Indian woman, to marry a British officer--nor do they u...

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The pages of her life by James L. Rubart

The pages of her life

James L. Rubart

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"Allison Moore is making it. Barely. The Seattle architecture firm she started with her best friend is struggling, but at least they’re free from the games played by the corporate world. She’s gotten over her divorce. And while her dad’s recent passing...

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Home sweet homicide by Craig Rice

Home sweet homicide

Craig Rice

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"Unoccupied and unsupervised while mother is working, the children of widowed crime writer Marion Carstairs find diversion wherever they can. So when the kids hear gunshots at the house next door, they jump at the chance to launch their own amateur.....

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How the light gets in by Jolina Petersheim

How the light gets in

Jolina Petersheim

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"An engrossing novel about marriage and motherhood, loss and moving on. When Ruth Neufeld's husband and father-in-law are killed working for a relief organization overseas, she travels to Wisconsin with her young daughters and mother-in-law Mabel to bury...

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The seamstress by Allison Pittman

The seamstress

Allison Pittman

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"1788: In a tiny French village, during the waning days of peace, cousins Renee and Laurette live a peaceful, relatively contented life as the shepherdesses under the guardianship of the respectable Emile Gagnon. When Renee is given the chance to work...

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Dearly beloved by Mary Jo Putney

Dearly beloved

Mary Jo Putney

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"A sheltered life in the countryside has left Diana Lindsay restless to see the wider world, for both herself and the son she is raising alone. She cannot marry, but perhaps as a courtesan she will find love and protection despite her painful past. G...

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Home to Wind River by Lindsay McKenna

Home to Wind River

Lindsay McKenna

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"For some, love is the only medicine ... After a harrowing tour of duty in Afghanistan, Army Nurse Lily Thompson escapes to Wind River Ranch to find herself once more. Working as a caregiver to foreman Jake Murdoch's elderly mother, Lily almost feels...

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Murder in the City of Liberty by Rachel McMillan

Murder in the City of Liberty

Rachel McMillan

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"Determined to make a life for herself, Reggie Van Buren bid goodbye to fine china and the man her parents expected her to marry and escaped to Boston. What she never expected to discover was that an unknown talent for sleuthing would develop into a ...

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Scot & Soda by Catriona McPherson

Scot & Soda

Catriona McPherson

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"Now settled in her little houseboat, moored in the slough at the back of the Last Ditch Motel, Lexy Campbell wants nothing more than to build her counseling business, avoid her mother's phone calls and - who knows? - meet a nice guy. But when she throws...

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The summer of Sunshine and Margot by Susan Mallery

The summer of Sunshine and Margot

Susan Mallery

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"As an etiquette coach, Margot teaches her clients to fit in. But she's never faced a client like Bianca, an aging movie star who gained fame--and notoriety--through a campaign of shock and awe. Schooling Bianca on the fine art of behaving like a pro...

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We must be brave by Frances Liardet

We must be brave

Frances Liardet

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"One woman. One little girl. The war that changed everything. December 1940. In the disorderly evacuation of Southampton, England, newly married Ellen Parr finds a small child asleep on the backseat of an empty bus. No one knows who little Pamela is....

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Tom Clancy by Mike Maden

Tom Clancy

Mike Maden

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"On a remote island off the coast of Argentina, a team of elite counter-terror commandos prepare to assault a newly-discovered Hezbollah hideout. What they don't expect is to be brutally ambushed themselves - slaughtered with no survivors. What they ...

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Flight or fright

Flight or fright

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"Welcome to Flight or Fright, an anthology about all the things that can go horribly wrong when you're suspended six miles in the air, hurtling through space at more than 500 mph and sealed up in a metal tube (like - gulp! - a coffin) with hundreds o...

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The ditch by Herman Koch

The ditch

Herman Koch

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"When Robert Walter, popular mayor of Amsterdam, sees his wife toss her head back with laughter while chatting to one of his aldermen at a New Year's reception, he immediately suspects the worst. Despite their long and happy marriage, Robert is convinced...

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Saving Grace by Denise Hunter

Saving Grace

Denise Hunter

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"As if the jolt of becoming a single mom to her two sons wasn't enough, Natalie Coombs is facing new stresses as the director of the crisis pregnancy center. A teenager who comes in for testing brings back memories of another pregnant girl whose life...

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The great pretenders by Laura Kalpakian

The great pretenders

Laura Kalpakian

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"An unforgettable novel from an award-winning author about an ambitious young agent's daring fight to protect blacklisted writers in McCarthy-era Hollywood and her passionate relationship with an African American journalist. Outraged by her grandfath...

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Stone mothers by Erin Kelly

Stone mothers

Erin Kelly

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"Marianne was never supposed to return to town, the town where she grew up in the shadow of the Nazareth Mental Hospital. Her mother may be suffering from dementia nearby, but she had thought she'd left that place, and its dark secrets, behind her. That...

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They all fall down by Rachel Howzell Hall

They all fall down

Rachel Howzell Hall

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"Delighted by a surprise invitation, Miriam Macy sails off to a luxurious private island off the coast of Mexico, with six strangers--an ex-cop, a chef, a financial advisor, a nurse, a lawyer, a young widow. Surrounded by miles of open water in the g...

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Cross my heart by Robin Lee Hatcher

Cross my heart

Robin Lee Hatcher

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"Ashley Showalter and Ben Henning have so much in common. Both were raised by single moms. Both want to help where they see a need. And both work with horses in the Idaho valley. Ashley runs a horse rescue operation, while Ben has started an equine t...

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The forever Christmas tree by Sandra (Fiction writer) Hill

The forever Christmas tree

Sandra (Fiction writer) Hill

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"The Christmas bells are chiming across the Outer Banks town of Bell Cove, North Carolina, but there's one local 'grinch' who's not listening. He's got bad-boy looks and a Bah Humbug attitude, so when the local paper asks the villagers to vote on the...

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Auntie Poldi and the vineyards of Etna by Mario Giordano

Auntie Poldi and the vineyards of Etna

Mario Giordano

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"When prosecco-loving Auntie Poldi retired to Sicily from Germany, she never dreamt her tranquil days would be interrupted by murder. But Sicily had other plans, and Poldi found herself honor-bound to solve the disappearance of her beloved (and cute)...

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Lights! Camera! Puzzles! by Parnell Hall

Lights! Camera! Puzzles!

Parnell Hall

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"It was no surprise when Cora Felton's ex-husband's sensational tell-all memoir, Confessions of a Trophy Husband: My Life with the Puzzle Lady, was optioned for the movies, but it certainly raised eyebrows when the Puzzle Lady herself signed on as an...

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Knit one, die two by Peggy Ehrhart

Knit one, die two

Peggy Ehrhart

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"When Arborville, New Jersey's snooty theater scene is upstaged by a shocking murder, Pamela Paterson and her Knit and Nibble knitting club must act quickly to stop a killer from making an encore performance ... Knit and Nibble's numbers are growing!...

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City of flickering light by Juliette Fay

City of flickering light

Juliette Fay

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"It's July 1921, "flickers" are all the rage, and Irene Van Beck has just declared her own independence by jumping off a moving train to escape her fate in a traveling burlesque show. When her friends, fellow dancer Millie Martin and comedian Henry Weiss,...

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Lights all night long by Lydia Fitzpatrick

Lights all night long

Lydia Fitzpatrick

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"Fifteen-year-old Ilya arrives in Louisiana from his native Russia for what should be the adventure of his life: a year in America as an exchange student. The abundance of his new world--the Super Walmarts and heated pools and enormous televisions--is...

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Alpha Alpine by Mary Daheim

Alpha Alpine

Mary Daheim

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"An ill wind blows through Alpine, but Advocate publisher Emma Lord and Sheriff Milo Dodge seem immune to the prevailing angst. The newlyweds' domestic idyll is most definitely over when a dead man is discovered near the fish hatchery and nobody has a...

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Whose waves these are by Amanda Dykes

Whose waves these are

Amanda Dykes

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"In the wake of WWII, a grieving fisherman submits a poem to a local newspaper: a rallying cry for hope, purpose ... and rocks. Its message? Send me a rock for the person you lost, and I will build something life-giving. When the poem spreads farther...

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Death by dumpling by Vivien Chien

Death by dumpling

Vivien Chien

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"The last place Lana Lee thought she would ever end up is back at her family’s restaurant. But after a brutal break-up and a dramatic workplace walk-out, she figures that a return to the Cleveland area to help wait tables is her best option for putting...

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Foul play on words by Becky Clark

Foul play on words

Becky Clark

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"Between a kidnapping, a double booking, and a crew of hapless volunteers, Charlee is worried the writing conference will go to the dogs. Mystery author Charlee Russo agrees to speak at a Portland writers' conference organized by her friend Viv Lundquist....

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Recursion by Blake Crouch

Recursion

Blake Crouch

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"'My son has been erased.' Those are the last words the woman tells Barry Sutton, before she leaps from the Manhattan rooftop. Deeply unnerved, Barry begins to investigate her death, only to learn that this wasn't an isolated case. All across the cou...

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Dear George, Dear Mary by Mary Calvi

Dear George, Dear Mary

Mary Calvi

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"'Love is said to be an involuntary passion, and it is, therefore, contended that it cannot be resisted.' -- George Washington. Unrequited love might have sparked a flame that ignited a cause that became the American Revolution. Never before has this...

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Cape May by Chip Cheek

Cape May

Chip Cheek

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"September 1957. Henry and Effie, young newlyweds from Georgia, arrive in Cape May, New Jersey, for their honeymoon. It's the end of the season and the town is deserted. As they tentatively discover each other, they begin to realize that everyday married...

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Dear wife by Kimberly Belle

Dear wife

Kimberly Belle

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"For nearly a year, Beth has been planning for this day. A day some people might call any other Wednesday, but Beth prefers to see it as her new beginning, one with a new look, new name, and a new city. Beth has given her plan significant thought, because...

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Their little secret by Mark Billingham

Their little secret

Mark Billingham

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"When DI Tom Thorne is called to conduct a routine assessment at the site of a suicide, he expects to be in and out in no time. But when he arrives at the metro station, where a woman named Philippa Goodwin threw herself in front of an underground tr...

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Aunt Dimity and the heart of gold by Nancy Atherton

Aunt Dimity and the heart of gold

Nancy Atherton

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"It's almost Christmas in the small English village of Finch - and everyone is sick. Though many of the villagers regretfully decline their invitations to Emma and Derek Harris's annual Christmas bash, Lori Shepherd has no intention of missing it. When...

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Professor Chandra follows his bliss by Rajeev Balasubramanyam

Professor Chandra follows his bliss

Rajeev Balasubramanyam

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"In the moments after the accident, Professor Chandra doesn't see his life flash before his eyes, but his life's work. He's just narrowly missed the Nobel Prize (again) and even though he knows he should get straight back to his pie charts, his doctor...

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Someone to honor by Mary Balogh

Someone to honor

Mary Balogh

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"Abigail Westcott's dreams for her future were lost when her father died and she discovered her parents were not legally married. But now, six years later, she enjoys the independence a life without expectation provides a wealthy single woman. Indeed,...

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Knife by Jo Nesbø

Knife

Jo Nesbø

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"Harry Hole is not in a good place. Rakel - the only woman he's ever loved - has ended it with him, permanently. He's been given a chance for a new start with the Oslo Police but it's in the cold case office, when what he really wants is to be invest...

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The Second-worst Restaurant in France by Alexander McCall Smith

The Second-worst Restaurant in France

Alexander McCall Smith

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"Paul Stuart has returned to Scotland to continue his successful career. His agent and girlfriend, Gloria, has arranged for him to write The Philosophy of Food in Six Easy Chapters, a project he relishes but that will have to be delivered in six months....

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The gifted school by Bruce W. Holsinger

The gifted school

Bruce W. Holsinger

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"This deliciously sharp novel captures the relentless ambitions and fears that animate parents and their children in modern America, exploring the conflicts between achievement and potential, talent and privilege. Set in the fictional town of Crystal...

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Window on the bay by Debbie Macomber

Window on the bay

Debbie Macomber

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"Jenna Boltz's life is at a crossroads. After a messy divorce nearly twenty years ago, she raised her two children on her own, juggling motherhood with her beloved job as a Seattle intensive care nurse. Now that Paul and Allie have gone to college and...

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The shameless by Ace Atkins

The shameless

Ace Atkins

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"Twenty years ago, Brandon Taylor was thought to be just another teen boy who ended his life too soon. That's what almost everyone in Tibbehah County, Mississippi, said after his body and hunting rifle were found in the Big Woods. Now two New York-ba...

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Red metal by Mark Greaney

Red metal

Mark Greaney

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"A desperate Kremlin takes advantage of a military crisis in Asia to simultaneously strike into Western Europe and invade east Africa in a bid to occupy three Rare Earth mineral mines that will give Russia unprecedented control for generations over the...

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The new girl by Daniel Silva

The new girl

Daniel Silva

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"At an exclusive private school in Switzerland, mystery surrounds the identity of the beautiful girl who arrives each morning and leaves each afternoon in a heavily protected motorcade fit for a head of state. She is said to be the daughter of a weal...

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Dragonfly by Leila Meacham

Dragonfly

Leila Meacham

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"At the height of WWII, five idealistic young Americans receive a mysterious letter from the OSS, asking them if they are willing to fight for their country. The men and women from very different backgrounds--a Texan athlete with German roots, an upp...

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Meet me in Monaco by Hazel Gaynor

Meet me in Monaco

Hazel Gaynor

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"Set in the 1950s against the backdrop of Grace Kelly's whirlwind romance and glamorous wedding to Prince Rainier of Monaco, New York Times best-selling author Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb take the listener on an evocative, sun-drenched journey along...

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Lady in the lake by Laura Lippman

Lady in the lake

Laura Lippman

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"In 1966, Baltimore is a city of secrets that everyone seems to know - everyone, that is, except Madeline 'Maddie' Schwartz. Last year, she was a happy, even pampered housewife. This year, she's bolted from her marriage of almost twenty years, determined...

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Chimes of a lost cathedral by Janet Fitch

Chimes of a lost cathedral

Janet Fitch

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"After the loves and betrayals of The Revolution of Marina M., young poet Marina Makarova finds herself alone amid the devastation of the Russian Civil War--pregnant and adrift, forced to rely on her own resourcefulness to find a place to wait out the...

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The Chain by Adrian McKinty

The Chain

Adrian McKinty

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"The morning starts like any other. Rachel Klein drops her daughter, Kylie, at the bus stop and heads into her day. But then a phone call changes everything. A woman has Kylie bound and gagged in her back seat, and the only way Rachel will ever see her...

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Shelter in place by Nora Roberts

Shelter in place

Nora Roberts

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"It was a typical evening at a mall outside Portland, Maine. Three teenage friends waited for the movie to start. A boy flirted with the girl selling sunglasses. Mothers and children shopped together, and the manager at the video-game store tended to...

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One good deed by David Baldacci

One good deed

David Baldacci

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"It's 1949. When war veteran Aloysius Archer is released from Carderock Prison, he is sent to Poca City on parole with a short list of dos and a much longer list of don'ts: do report regularly to his parole officer, don't go to bars, certainly don't ...

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The Gray Ghost by Clive Cussler

The Gray Ghost

Clive Cussler

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"In 1906, a groundbreaking Rolls-Royce prototype known as the Gray Ghost vanishes from the streets of Manchester, England, and it is only the lucky intervention of an American detective named Isaac Bell that prevents it from being lost forever. More than...

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The Irishman's daughter by V. S. Alexander

The Irishman's daughter

V. S. Alexander

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"Ireland, 1845. To Briana Walsh, no place on earth is more beautiful than Carrowteige, County Mayo, with its sloping fields and rocky cliffs perched above the wild Atlantic. The small farms that surround the centuries-old Lear House are managed by her...

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The eighth sister by Robert Dugoni

The eighth sister

Robert Dugoni

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"Former CIA case officer Charles Jenkins is a man at a crossroads: in his early sixties, he has a family, a new baby on the way, and a security consulting business on the brink of bankruptcy. Then his former bureau chief shows up at his house with a risky...

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The Inn at Hidden Run by Olivia Newport

The Inn at Hidden Run

Olivia Newport

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"A father-daughter genealogy team link present to past on family trees. Meri's family has been producing doctors for so many generations that no one remembers why, so when she flunks out of medical school, she runs as far from her parents as she can get....

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A wonderful stroke of luck by Ann Beattie

A wonderful stroke of luck

Ann Beattie

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"At a boarding school in New Hampshire, Ben joins the honor society led by Pierre LaVerdere, an enigmatic, brilliant, yet perverse, teacher who instructs his students not only about how to reason, but how to prevaricate. As the years go by, LaVerdere's...

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All made up by Kara Isaac

All made up

Kara Isaac

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"Everyone thinks Katriona McLeod is living the dream. Her professional career as a make-up artist sees her traveling the world working with the stars and she's got no shortage of men wanting her affection. Only problem is she's never gotten over Caleb...

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Brunch at Bittersweet Café by Carla Laureano

Brunch at Bittersweet Café

Carla Laureano

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"Baker and pastry chef Melody Johansson has always believed in finding the positive in every situation, but seven years after she moved to Denver, she can't deny that she's stuck in a rut. One relationship after another has ended in disaster, and her...

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Outbreak by T. Davis Bunn

Outbreak

T. Davis Bunn

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"The waters off the West African coast are a menacing red, full of algae thick enough to stand on in places. In nearby villages, mysterious deaths start to occur--and the panic mounts. But before an alarm can be sounded, the sea currents shift, the a...

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Flight of the raven by Morgan L. Busse

Flight of the raven

Morgan L. Busse

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"Selene Ravenwood, once the heir to House Ravenwood, is now an exile. On the run and free of her family's destiny, Selene hopes to find the real reason her family was given the gift of dreamwalking. But first she must adapt to her new life as wife to...

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Daughters of Northern Shores by Joanne Bischof

Daughters of Northern Shores

Joanne Bischof

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"Two brothers were raised to know that Viking blood runs in their veins. But when it comes to passion and rivalry, they're desperate to discover if God's peace can dwell in their hearts. Thor Norgaard, a deaf man in rural Appalachia, once led a secluded...

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