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No escape claws by Sofie Ryan

No escape claws

Sofie Ryan

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"Sarah Grayson and her feline ally, Elvis, get a chance to see if their sleuthing skills are up to scratch in the sixth installment of the Second Chance Cat Mysteries. It's fall in North Harbor, Maine, where Sarah owns a charming secondhand shop and ...

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For a good paws by Linda O. Johnston

For a good paws

Linda O. Johnston

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"Veterinary technician Carrie Kennersly, owner of Barkery and Biscuits for dog treats and Icing on the Cake for human treats, has been solving a lot of murders lately, so her ears perk up when she hears that a local killer is being paroled. Parolee M...

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Springfield 1880 by William W. Johnstone

Springfield 1880

William W. Johnstone

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"Captain Jed Foster is more than a thief. He's a traitor. With a handful of murderous rogues, he's run off with four wagons containing new Springfield 1880 rifles, bayonets, and ammunition meant to resupply the troops at Fort Bowie in Arizona Territory....

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Dying for devil's food by Jenn McKinlay

Dying for devil's food

Jenn McKinlay

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"Melanie Cooper has zero interest in catering her fifteen-year high school reunion, but Angie insists it's only right that they bask in the success of Fairy Tale Cupcakes. Everything is going better than expected until Cassidy Havers, resident mean girl...

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The favorite daughter by Kaira Sturdivant Rouda

The favorite daughter

Kaira Sturdivant Rouda

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"The perfect home. The perfect family. The perfect lie. Jane Harris lives in a sparkling home in an oceanfront gated community in Orange County. It's a place that seems too beautiful to be touched by sadness. But exactly one year ago, Jane's eldest d...

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Cliff's edge by Meg Tilly

Cliff's edge

Meg Tilly

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"Eve Harris is all set to house-sit and run the bakery she shares with her sister while Maggie goes on her honeymoon, but there's one problem - the house is already occupied. By a movie star. He claims to be her brother-in-law's friend, and not only does...

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More than words can say by Karen Witemeyer

More than words can say

Karen Witemeyer

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"In 1896, Abby is railroaded by the city council and needs a man's name on her bakery's deed, and a man she can control--not the stoic lumberman Zacharias who always exudes silent confidence. As trust grows between them, she finds she wants more than...

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Temptation's darling by Johanna Lindsey

Temptation's darling

Johanna Lindsey

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"Threatened by powerful enemies, William Blackburn, Earl of Ketterham, lives in exile in the Scottish Highlands with his daughter Vanessa. When she comes of age William urges her to return to her mother in England to make her debut. Raised with all t...

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A reluctant belle by Beth White

A reluctant belle

Beth White

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"With the Civil War over, Mississippi Belle Joelle Daughtry wants to establish a school to teach freed slaves. But she might have to form an alliance with her childhood nemesis and reveal her deepest secret to make changes in her world--and her...

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The number of love by Roseanna M. White

The number of love

Roseanna M. White

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"Three years into the Great War, England's greatest asset is their intelligence network--field agents risking their lives to gather information, and codebreakers able to crack every German telegram. Margot De Wilde thrives in the environment of the s...

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The bird king by G. Willow Wilson

The bird king

G. Willow Wilson

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"Hassan, palace mapmaker in the royal court of Granada, has a secret: he can draw maps of places he's never seen and bend the shape of reality. When representatives of the newly formed Spanish monarchy arrive to negotiate the sultan's surrender, Fatima,...

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The body in the castle well by Martin Walker

The body in the castle well

Martin Walker

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"When Claudia, a young American, turns up dead in the courtyard of an ancient castle in Bruno's jurisdiction, her death is assumed to be an accident related to opioid use. But her doctor persuades Bruno that things may not be so simple. Thus begins a...

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Living lies by Natalie Walters

Living lies

Natalie Walters

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"When Lane Kent stumbles across a body in the Georgia woods, she must team up with the town's newest deputy and decide if revealing her darkest secret is worth saving the life of another."--Provided by publisher.

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The turn of the key by Ruth Ware

The turn of the key

Ruth Ware

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"When she stumbles across the ad, she's looking for something else completely. But it seems like too good an opportunity to miss--a live-in nannying post, with a staggeringly generous salary. And when Rowan Caine arrives at Heatherbrae House, she is....

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Call your daughter home by Deb Spera

Call your daughter home

Deb Spera

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"It's 1924. South Carolina and the region are still recovering from the infamous boll weevil infestation that devastated the land and the economy. Gertrude, a mother of four, must make an unconscionable decision to save her daughters from starvation or...

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A vineyard summer by Jean Stone

A vineyard summer

Jean Stone

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"After a winter spent writing her latest novel, Annie looks forward to a summer with friends who have become like the family she never had. But then her landlord announces that his grandson will be moving into her cozy Chappaquiddick cottage--and she'll...

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Hope rides again by Andrew Shaffer

Hope rides again

Andrew Shaffer

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"Following a successful but exhausting book tour, Joe Biden is looking forward to returning home. However, before he does, he's got one last stop to make: Chicago, where the Obama Foundation is holding its first annual global economics forum. Barack Obama...

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The hidden corpse by Debra Sennefelder

The hidden corpse

Debra Sennefelder

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"Former reality TV baking show contestant and recent divorcée Hope Early is trying to find her recipe for success as a food blogger - but murder keeps getting in the mix ... When Hope’s elderly neighbor perishes in a home fire, she can't help but fe...

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A dangerous collaboration by Deanna Raybourn

A dangerous collaboration

Deanna Raybourn

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"Lured by the promise of a rare and elusive butterfly, the intrepid Veronica Speedwell is persuaded by Lord Templeton-Vane, the brother of her colleague Stoker, to pose as his fiancée at a house party on a Cornish isle owned by his oldest friend, Mal...

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Fire storm by Nancy Mehl

Fire storm

Nancy Mehl

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"When FBI profiler Kaely Quinn visits Nebraska to care for her ailing mother, she notices suspicious connections among a series of local fires and calls on her partner, Noah Hunter, to help find the arsonist. They embark on a twisted path to catch a mad...

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A perfect silhouette by Judith Miller

A perfect silhouette

Judith Miller

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"In 1850, Mellicent "Mellie" Blanchard takes a job at a mill in Manchester, New Hampshire, to help support her family. In search of additional earning opportunities, she approaches a daguerreotype shop owner with the proposal that he hire her to make...

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An ocean of minutes by Thea Lim

An ocean of minutes

Thea Lim

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"In September 1981 Polly and Frank, a young couple from Buffalo, New York, arrive at the time travel terminal at Houston Intercontinental Airport in a quarantine taxi. One will travel and one will stay. As a flu pandemic sweeps 1980s America, the only...

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Explosive reunion by Karen Kirst

Explosive reunion

Karen Kirst

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"'I'm not leaving you.' He made a promise to protect her. Back in her hometown, Tori James never expects to spend time with her ex-fiancé--until someone blows up her car. Now she has a target on her back, and accepting Staff Sergeant Cade McMann as h...

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The last woman in the forest by Diane Les Becquets

The last woman in the forest

Diane Les Becquets

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"On a conservation study in northern Alberta, field technician Marian Engström found her true calling: training rescue dogs to help track endangered or threatened wildlife. Under the tutelage of experienced handler Tate Mathias, Marian felt her future...

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Miracle Creek by Angie Kim

Miracle Creek

Angie Kim

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"In rural Virginia, Young and Pak Yoo run an experimental medical treatment device known as the Miracle Submarine - a pressurized oxygen chamber that patients enter for therapeutic 'dives' with the hopes of curing issues like autism or infertility. When...

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Riding shotgun by William W. Johnstone

Riding shotgun

William W. Johnstone

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"Red Ryan must protect the passengers, including an army major's beautiful but stubborn wife, on a stage bound from Fort Concho, Texas, to Fort Bliss, as they face bloodthirsty Apaches who are on the warpath."--Provided by publisher.

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Painting home by Erika Jolma

Painting home

Erika Jolma

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"As World War II clamors into Finland, Sergeant Matti Ranta of the Finnish Conscripted Corps and his new girlfriend Anna Ojala struggle to keep their lives intact. Matti is sent to the front to lay siege on Leningrad in alliance with a terrible enemy....

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Finding faith by Denise Hunter

Finding faith

Denise Hunter

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"Paula Landin-Cohen's new job as an investigative reporter quickly puts her in the spotlight as she pursues a story that becomes nationally followed as the 'Switched at birth mystery'. Finding what really happened to the young couple's baby will assure...

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The cactus by Sarah Haywood

The cactus

Sarah Haywood

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"People aren't sure what to make of Susan Green. Family and colleagues find her prickly and hard to understand, but Susan makes perfect sense to herself and that's all she needs. At forty-five, she thinks her life is perfect, as long as she avoids her...

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The seekers by Heather Graham

The seekers

Heather Graham

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"Keri Wolf has joined the crew of The Seekers, a show that searches for paranormal phenomena, as they explore a supposedly haunted old inn on the road between Philadelphia and Harrisburg. The place is famous for its warm welcome - and infamous for being...

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The noble guardian by Michelle Griep

The noble guardian

Michelle Griep

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"Life couldn’t be better for Abigail Gilbert - but it’s been a long time coming. Having lived with a family who hated her, love is finally within reach. Abby sets off on a journey across England to marry one of the most prestigious gentleman bachelors...

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A boy and his dog at the end of the world by Charlie Fletcher

A boy and his dog at the end of the world

Charlie Fletcher

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"My name's Griz. My childhood wasn't like yours. I've never had friends, and in my whole life I've not met enough people to play a game of football. My parents told me how crowded the world used to be, but we were never lonely on our remote island. We...

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Murder in red by Jessica Fletcher

Murder in red

Jessica Fletcher

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"Jessica Fletcher's favorite gin rummy partner, Mimi Van Dorn, checks into the brand-new Clifton Care Partners, a private hospital that's just opened up shop in town, for a simple procedure - one that leads tragically, and inexplicably, to her death....

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Broken ice by Matt Goldman

Broken ice

Matt Goldman

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"Nils Shapiro has been hired to find missing Linnea Engstrom, a teenager from the small northern hockey town of Warroad, MN. Most of Warroad is in Minneapolis for the state high school hockey tournament, and Linnea never returned from last night's ga...

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The wish by Patricia Davids

The wish

Patricia Davids

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"Widow Laura Beth Yoder longs for a family of her own. So much so that she's preparing to leave the sleepy Amish town she calls home to find love. But a terrible storm washes out the creek, forcing her to wade in and save the life of an Englisch man and...

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Vow of justice by Lynette Eason

Vow of justice

Lynette Eason

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"When Allison Radcliffe is killed, FBI Special Agent Linc St. John goes after her killer with a vengeance until he discovers she's been in hiding. He must put aside their unfinished business before she becomes the next victim."--Provided by publisher...

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Healing hearts by Sarah M. Eden

Healing hearts

Sarah M. Eden

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"Wyoming Territory, 1876. As the only doctor in the frontier town of Savage Wells, Gideon MacNamara knows his prospects for a bride are limited. The womenfolk in town are either too young, too old, or already spoken for. So, being a practical man, he...

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Labyrinth by Catherine Coulter

Labyrinth

Catherine Coulter

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"On a Tuesday afternoon, Agent Sherlock is driving in downtown Washington when her Volvo is suddenly T-boned at an intersection. As her car spins out of control, a man's body slams against her windshield and then -- blackness. When she finally regain...

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A dangerous man by Robert Crais

A dangerous man

Robert Crais

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"Joe Pike's most perilous case to date. Joe Pike didn't expect to rescue a woman that day. He went to the bank same as anyone goes to the bank, and returned to his Jeep. So when Isabel Roland, the lonely young teller who helped him, steps out of the bank...

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Boy swallows universe by Trent Dalton

Boy swallows universe

Trent Dalton

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"A wonderful novel of love, crime, magic, fate and coming of age, set in Brisbane's violent working class suburban fringe. Brisbane, 1983: A lost father, a mute brother, a mum in jail, a heroin dealer for a stepfather and a notorious crim for a babys...

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A wedding on the beach by Holly Chamberlin

A wedding on the beach

Holly Chamberlin

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"Bess Culpepper has long been sure of two things - that her group of college friends would stay close, and that love is worth the wait. At forty-two, she's found the right man, and she's celebrating her upcoming wedding by inviting her best friends t...

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Trust exercise by Susan Choi

Trust exercise

Susan Choi

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"In 1982 in a southern city, David and Sarah, two freshmen at a highly competitive performing arts high school, thrive alongside their school peers in a rarified bubble, ambitiously devoting themselves to their studies--to music, to movement, to Shak...

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The body in question by Jill Ciment

The body in question

Jill Ciment

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"The place: central Florida. The situation: a sensational murder trial involving a rich, white teenage girl--a twin--on trial for the horrific murder of her toddler brother, and the sequestered jury deciding her fate. Two of the jurors sequestered (she,...

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One minute to love by Barbara Cartland

One minute to love

Barbara Cartland

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"The beautiful Yolisa Warren lives quietly in the country with her father, her mother having died five years ago. Unexpectedly her uncle, Lord Langford, who is a brilliant Diplomat and who is sent all over the world on secret missions, arrives at their...

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The cowboy meets his match by Laura Bradford

The cowboy meets his match

Laura Bradford

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"Haywire, Texas, 1886. Chase McKnight will do anything to secure his family's ranch-but marriage to a complete stranger? That's a hard pill to swallow. Yet the will is clear: Chase needs a wife by his side if he wants to keep his home, so he meets his...

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The healing jar by Wanda E. Brunstetter

The healing jar

Wanda E. Brunstetter

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"Lenore Lapp is an Amish schoolteacher in her late twenties still living at home with her parents and grandparents. She thought love had passed her by until she meets Jesse Smucker, a widower with a baby daughter. She quickly falls in love with them both...

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Murder in Bel-Air by Cara Black

Murder in Bel-Air

Cara Black

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"Aimée Leduc is about to go onstage to give the keynote address at a tech conference that is sure to secure Leduc Detective some much-needed business contracts when she gets an emergency phone call from her daughter's playgroup: Aimée's own mother, who...

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A daughter's truth by Laura Bradford

A daughter's truth

Laura Bradford

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"Emma Lapp tries to be the perfect daughter, to earn the loving embrace of her family and her Amish community in Pennsylvania. Yet she can't quite win her mother's smile--or her forgiveness for a transgression Emma can't quite place ... Emma knows she's...

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Terns of endearment by Donna Andrews

Terns of endearment

Donna Andrews

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"Meg's grandfather has been booked to give lectures on a cruise as part of the education/entertainment itinerary, and he's arranged for a passel of family members to join him. The passengers' vacation quickly becomes a nightmare when they wake up to ...

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The paper wasp by Lauren Acampora

The paper wasp

Lauren Acampora

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"Abby Graven is a dreamer. She dreams her way through her small, lonely life - hiding back at her parents, working at the grocery store. At night, she collects tabloid clippings that taunt her with Elise - her best friend, now Hollywood's hot new starlet....

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Dear Mrs. Bird by A. J. (Amanda-Jane) Pearce

Dear Mrs. Bird

A. J. (Amanda-Jane) Pearce

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"London, 1940. Amid falling bombs Emmeline Lake dreams of becoming a Lady War Correspondent but finds herself acting as a typist for the formidable Henrietta Bird, the renowned agony aunt of Woman's Day magazine. She is astonished to discover that Mrs...

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Turbulence by Stuart Woods

Turbulence

Stuart Woods

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"Stone Barrington and several friends are vacationing in Florida when an extreme weather event puts a damper on their trip. Even worse, the hurricane-force winds blow a powerful, noxious politician straight onto Stone's doorstep. Though they part ways...

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Wed, read & dead by V. M. Burns

Wed, read & dead

V. M. Burns

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"Sam's mother can't wait to wed her wealthy beau, Harold Robertson. The big mystery is how they're going to pull off a lavish wedding in three weeks. Harold's snobby sister-in-law proposes a solution: engage flamboyant wedding planner Lydia Lighthouse....

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Cygnet by Season Butler

Cygnet

Season Butler

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"Kid doesn't know where her parents are. They left with a promise to come back months ago, and now their seventeen-year-old daughter is stranded on Swan Island. Swan isn't just any island; it is home to an eccentric old age separatist community who h...

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The bells of Little Woodford by Catherine Jones

The bells of Little Woodford

Catherine Jones

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"The town of Little Woodford seems peaceful and picture-postcard beautiful, with its marketplace, ancient church and immaculate allotments. But behind the tranquil facade, troubles are brewing. Olivia Lewthwaite, former town councillor, pillar of the...

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After the peace by Fay Weldon

After the peace

Fay Weldon

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"How many parents does it take to make a baby? In the case of Rosalind Melrose Smithson it took four: one birth mother; one legal father; one interfering neighbor; and one turkey baster filled with the defrosted essence of an anonymous donor. Or not ...

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Alice's secret by Lynne (Novelist) Francis

Alice's secret

Lynne (Novelist) Francis

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"1890. Alice is the sole bread-winner for her family, working at the local cotton mill. But when she suddenly begins to attract the wrong attention, her life begins to spiral out of control ... 2018. For Alys, one bad decision after another has left ...

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Last of the summer Moët by Wendy Holden

Last of the summer Moët

Wendy Holden

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"Laura Lake, now deputy editor of glossy mag Society, gets promotion to the hot seat when her boss is carted to rehab. But life at the top involves job-sharing with evil Clemency. And who does Laura share the free jollies with now her reporter sort-o...

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The girl in the pink raincoat by Alrene Hughes

The girl in the pink raincoat

Alrene Hughes

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"With whispers of war across Europe, many are uncertain of what the future will bring. For Gracie Earnshaw, who works in German-Jewish owned Rosenberg's raincoat factory, life is turned upside down when she meets the boss's charismatic nephew, Jacob....

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Mary Kate by Nadine Dorries

Mary Kate

Nadine Dorries

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"Liverpool, 1963. Mary Kate Malone is seventeen and bitterly unhappy that her father has married again after the death of her mother. On her last day at school, she decides to leave home in Tarabeg on the west coast of Ireland and head for Liverpool to...

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One enchanted evening by Anton Du Beke

One enchanted evening

Anton Du Beke

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"London, 1936. Inside the spectacular ballroom of the exclusive Buckingham Hotel the rich and powerful, politicians, films stars, even royalty, rub shoulders with the talented dancers from all around the world, who must enchant them, captivate them, and...

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The guilty dead by P. J. Tracy

The guilty dead

P. J. Tracy

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"Gregory Norwood, wealthy businessman and close friend of Minnesota's leading candidate for Governor, is found dead on the first anniversary of his son's drug overdose. It seems clear to Detectives Gino and Magozzi that grief drove him to suicide. Until...

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Goodbye Hamilton by Catherine Cookson

Goodbye Hamilton

Catherine Cookson

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"It seemed the clouds that had darkened so much of Maisie's early life had cleared away. Freed from a disastrous marriage, and now a best-selling author, she is about to remarry, this time to her publisher. But is she destined never to know pure...

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Underwater breathing by Cassandra Parkin

Underwater breathing

Cassandra Parkin

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"On Yorkshire's gradually-crumbling mud cliffs sits an Edwardian seaside house. In the bathroom, Jacob and Ella hide from their parents' passionate arguments by playing the 'Underwater Breathing' game - until the day Jacob wakes to find his mother and...

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February's son by Alan Parks

February's son

Alan Parks

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"1973's Bloody January was bad enough for Detective Harry McCoy: it's a miracle he lived to tell the tale. But three weeks on, the waters of Glasgow corruption seem to be creeping up around his feet once again. With one gang lord dead, the brokers of...

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Last letter from Istanbul by Lucy (Novelist) Foley

Last letter from Istanbul

Lucy (Novelist) Foley

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"Each day Nur gazes across the waters of the Bosphorus to her childhood home, a grand white house, nestled on the opposite bank. Memories float on the breeze - the fragrance of the fig trees, the saffron sunsets of languid summer evenings. But now those...

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The captive by Carter Travis Young

The captive

Carter Travis Young

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"For newlyweds Jaine and Ter Bryant the long tiring journey across the prairie from their comfortable home in Natchez was a small price to pay for the new life they hoped to find in the promised land of California. But the dream became a nightmare when...

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Wildcats of Tonto Basin by Nelson C. (Nelson Coral) Nye

Wildcats of Tonto Basin

Nelson C. (Nelson Coral) Nye

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"Had the man who arrived in Tonto Basin on the night Juke Ronstadt was murdered been an ordinary cowpuncher, the forces out to grab a cattle empire very likely would have killed him. But he was Bufe Telldane, ex-lawman, ex-outlaw, and about the deadliest...

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Five rode west by Lewis B. Patten

Five rode west

Lewis B. Patten

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"Clyde Valle and four others ride onto Ute Reservation land in White River Valley to gather a herd of approximately a thousand government cattle that have been unattended since the Ute uprising. Technically, they were rustling, but if they can avoid the...

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Only the stubborn survive by R. W. Stone

Only the stubborn survive

R. W. Stone

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"When the old prospector who raised Red is gunned down in Baker's Gap and the sheriff is wounded, fourteen-year-old Red tracks down the shooters and kills them. Sheriff Tom Harrison takes Red under his wing and teaches him all he knows about law enfo...

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The yesterday rider by Ray Hogan

The yesterday rider

Ray Hogan

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"Passing by Cougar Crossing, the town he marshaled ten years ago, Riley Cord decides to stop by. Finding the current marshal holed up in a stone building while six outlaws aiming to kill him terrorize the town, Cord decides to fight for the town, even...

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A season in hell by Easy Jackson

A season in hell

Easy Jackson

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"It's hard to be a woman in the Wild Wild West. But if that woman is wearing a badge, slinging a six-shooter, and dishing out justice, it's even harder for the foolhardy man who gets in her way ... The frontier town of Ring Bit, Texas has a way of at...

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The Amish cookie club by Sarah Price

The Amish cookie club

Sarah Price

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"Every other Friday, Edna Esh and three of her childhood friends meet to bake sugar cookies for their respective church districts on worship Sunday. It's a time to give to the Plain community - and give support to each other as they share their joys and...

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Lost lake by Emily Littlejohn

Lost lake

Emily Littlejohn

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"On a bright Saturday in early spring, Detective Gemma Monroe responds to a missing person call at Lost Lake, near the small town of Cedar Valley, Colorado. With its sapphire waters and abundance of wildflowers, the lake is a popular camping destination...

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Heaven adjacent by Catherine Ryan Hyde

Heaven adjacent

Catherine Ryan Hyde

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"Roseanna Chaldecott spent her life as a high-powered lawyer in Manhattan. But when her best friend and law partner dies suddenly, something snaps. Unsure of her future, Roseanna heads upstate on one tank of gas and with no plans to return. In the foothills...

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Death comes to Bath by Catherine Lloyd

Death comes to Bath

Catherine Lloyd

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"After Sir Robert's injury from the battle of Waterloo begins troubling him again, his wife Lucy insists they relocate from the village of Kurland St. Mary to Bath, along with her sister Anna, so that Robert can take the waters and recover. At the Roman...

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The weight of a piano by Chris Cander

The weight of a piano

Chris Cander

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"In 1962, in the Soviet Union, eight-year-old Katya is bequeathed what will become the love of her life: a Blüthner piano, built at the turn of the century in Germany, on which she discovers everything that she herself can do with music and what music,...

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Game of bones by Carolyn Haines

Game of bones

Carolyn Haines

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"The next charming mystery from Carolyn Haines featuring spunky southern private investigator Sarah Booth Delaney. Dr. Frank Hafner is an archaeologist working on excavating a new-found Native American temple site in the Mississippi Delta. He's also ...

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American duchess by Karen (Karen S.) Harper

American duchess

Karen (Karen S.) Harper

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"On a cold November day in 1895, a carriage approaches St Thomas Episcopal Church on New York City's Fifth Avenue. Massive crowds surge forward, awaiting their glimpse of heiress Consuelo Vanderbilt. Just 18, the beautiful bride has not only arrived late,...

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Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner

Mrs. Everything

Jennifer Weiner

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"Growing up in 1950s Detroit, Jo and Bethie Kaufman's roles in the family are clearly defined. Jo is the tomboy, the bookish rebel with a passion to make the world more fair; Bethie is the pretty, feminine good girl, a would-be star who enjoys the power...

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The killer collective by Barry Eisler

The killer collective

Barry Eisler

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"When a joint FBI–Seattle Police investigation of an international child pornography ring gets too close to certain powerful people, sex-crimes detective Livia Lone becomes the target of a hit that barely goes awry—a hit that had been offered to John...

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The charmer in chaps by Julia London

The charmer in chaps

Julia London

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"Cimarron County knows the youngest son of the fabled Prince family as a womanizing hell-raiser, but Luca has changed and he intends to prove it. There's just one problem--a woman with sparkling eyes and more fight than a barnyard cat. After a childhood...

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The night tiger by Yangsze Choo

The night tiger

Yangsze Choo

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"1930s colonial Malaysia. Ji Lin is stuck as an apprentice dressmaker, moonlighting as a dancehall girl to help pay off her mother's Mahjong debts. Then one of her dance partners accidentally leaves behind a gruesome souvenir. Houseboy Ren is racing to...

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Little lovely things by Maureen J. Connolly

Little lovely things

Maureen J. Connolly

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"If only things had been different. It is the wrong time to get sick. Speeding down the highway on the way to work, her two little girls sleeping in the back seat, medical resident Claire Rawlings doesn't have time for the nausea overtaking her. But as...

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Mistress of the Ritz by Melanie Benjamin

Mistress of the Ritz

Melanie Benjamin

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"A captivating novel based on the story of the extraordinary real-life American woman who secretly worked for the French Resistance during World War II - while playing hostess to the invading Germans at the iconic Hotel Ritz in Paris - from the New York...

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Fool me once by Catherine Bybee

Fool me once

Catherine Bybee

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"Cynical divorce attorney Lori Cumberland lives by one motto: Love is grand, but divorce is a hundred grand. With one failed marriage under her own personal belt, Lori had fallen hard and early and it is not something she plans on repeating. She is c...

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Open carry by Marc Cameron

Open carry

Marc Cameron

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"U.S. Marshal Arliss Cutter is a born tracker. Raised in the swamplands of Florida, he honed his skills in the military, fought in the Middle East, and worked three field positions for Marshal Services. When it comes to tracking someone down-or taking...

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Wooing Cadie McCaffrey by Bethany Turner

Wooing Cadie McCaffrey

Bethany Turner

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"After four years with her boyfriend, Cadie McCaffrey is thinking of ending things. Convinced Will doesn't love her in the "forever" way she loves him, Cadie believes it's time for her to let him go before life passes her by. When a misunderstanding leads...

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Summer by the tides by Denise Hunter

Summer by the tides

Denise Hunter

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"Following a painful betrayal, Maddy Monroe's love life is a wreck, and her restaurant career is in shambles. When her grandmother goes missing, she and her estranged sisters converge at the family beach house in Sea Haven, North Carolina. Being with...

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Over the line by Kelly Irvin

Over the line

Kelly Irvin

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"Gabriella has never forgiven her former fiance, homicide detective Eli Cavazos, for breaking her heart. Then a man she's never met shows up at her restaurant, a bullet in his chest and her brother's name on his lips. Gabby soon realizes this man is ...

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The Printed Letter Bookshop by Katherine Reay

The Printed Letter Bookshop

Katherine Reay

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"Amid literature and lattes, three women come together and find that sharing one's journey with best friends makes life richer. When attorney Madeline Carter inherits her aunt's bookstore in a small town north of Chicago, she plans to sell it and add...

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String of pearls by Melody Carlson

String of pearls

Melody Carlson

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"By 1943 the world is in the thick of war and the home-front continues to play a vital role. The Mulligans of San Francisco do their part in the war effort, but hardships and deprivations are taking a toll and each the four Mulligan sisters are tested...

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The refuge by Ann H. Gabhart

The refuge

Ann H. Gabhart

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"1849. Darcie and Walter Goodwin join a Shaker village to escape a cholera epidemic sweeping the area. It's meant to be a temporary stay, but Walter is killed in a riverboat accident. With no family and no money, Darcie has little choice but to stay with...

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The last hours by Minette Walters

The last hours

Minette Walters

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"When the Black Death enters England through the port of Melcombe in Dorseteshire in June 1348, no one knows what manner of sickness it is or how it spreads and kills so quickly. The Church proclaims it a punishment from God but Lady Anne of Develish...

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The pearl thief by Fiona McIntosh

The pearl thief

Fiona McIntosh

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"Severine Kassel is asked by the Louvre in 1963 to aid the British Museum with curating its antique jewellery, her specialty. Her London colleagues find her distant and mysterious, her cool beauty the topic of conversations around its quiet halls. No...

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The turn of midnight by Minette Walters

The turn of midnight

Minette Walters

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"As the year 1349 approaches, the Black Death continues its devastating course across England. In Dorseteshire, the quarantined people of Develish question whether they are the only survivors. Guided by their beloved young mistress, Lady Anne, they w...

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Two old men dying by Thomas Keneally

Two old men dying

Thomas Keneally

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"Learned Man is the child of the extraordinary cognitive leap that created humankind, as we know it, thought to have sprung from the Rift Valley in Africa and soon after travelling to ancient Australia. Shelby, the acclaimed documentary-maker, like Learned...

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Where the river runs by Fleur McDonald

Where the river runs

Fleur McDonald

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"Ten years ago, thirty-year-old Chelsea Taylor left the small country town of Barker and her family's property to rise to the top as a concert pianist. With talent, ambition and a determination to show them all at home, Chelsea thought she had it made....

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What you wish for by Catherine Robertson

What you wish for

Catherine Robertson

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"Dr Ashwin Ghadavi, Gabriel's Bay's newly imported GP, is trying hard to fit in. His challenges include the immoveable force of his office manager, Mac, the ambiguities of the Kiwi idiom, and his unrequited attraction to Mac's daughter, Emma. Having ...

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Crazy rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Crazy rich Asians

Kevin Kwan

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"Novel about three super-rich, pedigreed Chinese families and the gossip, backbiting, and scheming that occurs when the heir to one of the most massive fortunes in Asia brings home his ABC (American-born Chinese) girlfriend to the wedding of the season....

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