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10% happier - how I tamed the voice in my head, reduced stress without losing my edge, and found self-help that actually works--a true story by Harris, Dan, 1971-

10% happier - how I tamed the voice in my head, reduced stress without losing my edge, and found self-help that actually works--a true story

Nov 21, 2014
41 - a portrait of my father by Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946-

41 - a portrait of my father

Nov 21, 2014
A bouquet of love by Thompson, Janice A.

A bouquet of love

"Florist Cassia Pappas hopes to develop a strong professional relationship with wedding coordinator Bella Neally, but when her Greek family relocates to Galveston, she'll discover that a big family complicates the best-laid plans, but two big families are a recipe for disaster"--

Nov 21, 2014
A colder war by Cumming, Charles, 1971-

A colder war

A top-ranking Iranian military official is blown up while trying to defect to the West. An investigative journalist is imprisoned for writing an article critical of the Turkish government. An Iranian nuclear scientist is assassinated in Tehran. Each had been recently recruited by Western intelligence. Then MI6's most senior agent in Turkey dies in a puzzling plane crash. Fearing the worst, MI6 brings disgraced agent Tom Kell in from the cold to investigate.

Nov 21, 2014
A Crafty Christmas by Bryan, Mollie Cox, 1963-

A Crafty Christmas

"Sheila wins a free scrapbooking cruise, but her dream vacation turns disastrous when she trips over a dead body on deck"--

Nov 21, 2014
A lack of temperance by Loan-Wilsey, Anna.

A lack of temperance

"On the eve of the presidential election of 1892, Miss Hattie Davish, a traveling secretary, arrives in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, to discover her new employer, the leader of a temperance group, has been murdered. As she follows a trail of cryptic death threats, she'll come face to face with a killer far more dangerous than the Demon Rum"--

Nov 21, 2014
A Light in the Wilderness by Kirkpatrick, Jane

A Light in the Wilderness

Nov 21, 2014
A New York Christmas by Perry, Anne.

A New York Christmas

Nov 21, 2014
A place in his heart by DeMarino, Rebecca.

A place in his heart

Nov 21, 2014
A promise to protect by Bradley, Patricia (Educator)

A promise to protect

"In a steamy small town of secrets, danger, and broken promises, a woman reaches out to a former love to save her brother's life--can she prevent her own secret from being revealed?"--

Nov 21, 2014
A tale of two biddies by Logan, Kylie.

A tale of two biddies

Nov 21, 2014
A.D. 30 - a novel by Dekker, Ted, 1962- author.

A.D. 30 - a novel

A sweeping epic set in the harsh deserts of Arabia and ancient Palestine. A war that rages between kingdoms on the earth and in the heart. The harrowing journey of the woman at the center of it all. Step back in time to the year of our Lord...A.D. 30. The outcast daughter of one of the most powerful Bedouin sheikhs in Arabia, Maviah is called on to protect the very people who rejected her. When their enemies launch a sudden attack with devastating consequences, Maviah escapes with the help of tw

Nov 21, 2014
Across the Cheyenne River by Nesbitt, John D.

Across the Cheyenne River

Russell Archer dreams of having his own land. After a season of work on Lidge Mercer's Wyoming ranch, he's offered a junior partnership. But with Lidge's past, is it partner or bodyguard? Meanwhile, Archer helps a young woman named Kate find her father, Jack Doolin, in another town. Back at the ranch Archer finds Lidge Mercer dead, and Doolin gives him possible leads. Now Doolin is dead, and the killers are coming for Archer.

Nov 21, 2014
All things murder - a Veronica Walsh mystery by Quigley, Jeanne.

All things murder - a Veronica Walsh mystery

Nov 21, 2014
American titan- searching for John Wayne by Eliot, Marc.

American titan- searching for John Wayne

From the New York Times best-selling biographer of Jimmy Stewart and Clint Eastwood comes a major, in-depth look at one of the most enduring American film icons of all time.

Nov 21, 2014
An Irish doctor in peace and at war by Taylor, Patrick, 1941-

An Irish doctor in peace and at war

Nov 21, 2014
Autumn winds by Hubbard, Charlotte, 1953-, author.

Autumn winds

Nov 21, 2014
Beneath the patchwork moon by Kent, Alison.

Beneath the patchwork moon

In Hope Springs, Texas, every first love deserves a second chance. Luna Meadows wove a successful career out of creating the sumptuous, richly hued scarves that adorn Hollywood's elite. Now she wants to give back to her hometown of Hope Springs, Texas, by creating a community arts center on the property that once belonged to her best friend: a talented musician named Sierra who perished in a car crash at age eighteen. As Luna sorts through the personal belongings left in the Caffey family's form

Nov 21, 2014
Betrayed - a Rosato & Associates novel by Scottoline, Lisa.

Betrayed - a Rosato & Associates novel

Nov 21, 2014
Blood magick by Roberts, Nora.

Blood magick

"County Mayo is rich in the traditions of Ireland, legends that Branna O'Dwyer fully embraces in her life and in her work as the proprietor of The Dark Witch shop, which carries soaps, lotions, and candles for tourists, made with Branna's special touch. Branna's strength and selflessness hold together a close circle of friends and family--along with their horses and hawks and her beloved hound. But there's a single missing link in the chain of her life: love... She had it once--for a moment--wit

Nov 21, 2014
Bloom and doom by Allen, Beverly (Novelist)

Bloom and doom

"Florist Audrey Bloom comes to the aid of her childhood friend when Jenny's fiance´ is murdered and Jenny is considered the prime suspect"--

Nov 21, 2014
Blue labyrinth by Preston, Douglas J., author.

Blue labyrinth

"A long-buried family secret resurfaces when one of Aloysius Pendergast's most implacable enemies shows up on his doorstep as a murdered corpse. The mystery has all the hallmarks of the perfect murder, save for an enigmatic clue: a piece of turquoise lodged in the stomach of the deceased. The gem leads Pendergast to an abandoned mine on the shore of California's desolate Salton Sea, which in turn propels him on a journey of discovery deep into his family's sinister past. But Pendergast learns th

Nov 21, 2014
Bone dust white by Salvalaggio, Karin.

Bone dust white

Someone won't stop knocking at Grace Adam's door. She looks down from her window to see a woman she doesn't recognize. Then a man emerges from the dark woods, stabs her, and leaves her for dead. Grace goes to help, and is shocked to find that it's her mother, Leanne, who abandoned her 11 years ago. There's nothing Grace can do. But Detective Macy Greeley has been waiting for Leanne since she disappeared from Collier, Montana.

Nov 21, 2014
Brides for brothers by Macomber, Debbie.

Brides for brothers

Hard Luck, Alaska. Location: north of the Arctic Circle. Population: 150 (mostly men!) But the three O'Halloran brothers, who run a bush-plane charter service called Midnight Sons, are heading a campaign to bring women to town. Sawyer O'Halloran, the middle brother, isn't entirely in favor of this scheme. But he considers himself immune to any woman -- even the lovely Abbey Sutherland. She's arriving in Alaska within days. However, there's a complication... or two. She hasn't told them she's arr

Nov 21, 2014
Burn by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Burn

"At last, Detective Michael Bennett and his family are coming home to New York City. Thanks to Bennett, the ruthless crime lord whose vengeful mission forced the Bennett family into hiding has been brought down for good. Back in the city that never sleeps, Bennett takes over a chaotic Outreach Squad in Harlem, where he receives an unusual call: a man claims to have seen a group of well-dressed men holding a bizarre party in a condemned building. With no clear crime or evidence, Bennett dismisses

Nov 21, 2014
Caroline's secret by Lillard, Amy.

Caroline's secret

Nov 21, 2014
Change of heart by Deveraux, Jude.

Change of heart

Nov 21, 2014
Chariots in the smoke - 1863-1864 by Morris, Gilbert.

Chariots in the smoke - 1863-1864

It's a hot summer along the Mississippi River, and the Civil War still rages on, bringing devastation to countless lives. But David Rocklin, wealthy son of a Richmond planter, hasn't been touched by the suffering. Until now. A surprise meeting with a feisty redhead (who is Confederate to the bone) forces David to make a choice: Will he join the Confederate army and fight for the southern slavery he believes is wrong? Or will he risk losing the one woman he's ever loved? As a secret threatens to

Nov 21, 2014
Citizens creek by Tademy, Lalita.

Citizens creek

Nov 14, 2014
Citizens creek by Tademy, Lalita.

Citizens creek

Nov 21, 2014
Citizens Creek by Tademy, Lalita.

Citizens Creek

Nov 17, 2014
Close to home by Jackson, Lisa.

Close to home

"Along the shores of Oregon's wild Columbia River, the Victorian mansion where Sarah McAdams grew up is as foreboding as she remembers, but Sarah has vowed to make a fresh start and renovate the old place with her two daughters. Then, teenage girls start disappearing and Sarah must confront her most terrifying fears"--

Nov 21, 2014
Death of a dog whisperer by Berenson, Laurien.

Death of a dog whisperer

"When a self-proclaimed "dog whisperer" is found dead in his home, his sister enlists Melanie to help track down the killer"--

Nov 21, 2014
Desert god by Smith, Wilbur A.

Desert god

"On the gleaming banks of the Nile, the brilliant Taita -- a freed slave and advisor to the Pharaoh -- devises a plan to destroy Egypt's most feared enemy, the might Hyksos...With the future of the kingdom itself on his shoulders, Taita plunges into a world where the line between loyalty and betrayal shifts like the desert sands, evil waits in the shadows, and death lingers on the edges of darkness." --p. [4] of cover.

Nov 21, 2014
Doing it at the Dixie Dew by Moose, Ruth.

Doing it at the Dixie Dew

Nov 21, 2014
Dry bones in the valley by Bouman, Tom.

Dry bones in the valley

Nov 21, 2014
Enduring courage - ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed by Ross, John F., 1958-

Enduring courage - ace pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the dawn of the age of speed

At the turn of the 20th century the invention of the car and the airplane took our imaginations by storm and produced new American heroes: the race car driver and the flying ace. No one did more in these roles than Eddie Rickenbacker, who defied death with such courage and pluck that a generation knew his face better than the president's. This is the unforgettable story of a man who pushed the limits of speed, endurance and courage and emerged as an American legend.

Nov 21, 2014
Fear has a name by Mapes, Creston, 1961-

Fear has a name

When a stalker targets his family, journalist Jack Crittendon sets out to protect the ones he loves. It leads into a world of secrets and faith gone awry, as does his story on a pastor whose suicide is more than it appears.

Nov 21, 2014
First impressions - a novel of old books, unexpected love, and Jane Austen by Lovett, Charles C.

First impressions - a novel of old books, unexpected love, and Jane Austen

Nov 21, 2014
Flesh and blood - a Scarpetta novel by Cornwell, Patricia Daniels, author.

Flesh and blood - a Scarpetta novel

Scarpetta finds herself in the unsettling pursuit of a serial sniper who leaves no incriminating evidence except fragments of copper. Then she comes face to face with shocking evidence that implicates her techno-genius niece, Lucy, Scarpetta's own flesh and blood.

Nov 21, 2014
Fleur de lies - a passport to peril mystery by Hunter, Maddy.

Fleur de lies - a passport to peril mystery

Nov 21, 2014
Flight of the sparrow - a novel of early America by Brown, Amy Belding.

Flight of the sparrow - a novel of early America

Nov 21, 2014
For the love of Parvati - an Anita Ray mystery by Oleksiw, Susan.

For the love of Parvati - an Anita Ray mystery

Nov 21, 2014
Forbidden Ground by Harper, Karen

Forbidden Ground

Nov 21, 2014
Four weddings and a kiss - a Western bride collection by

Four weddings and a kiss - a Western bride collection

In 1885, five western preachers sit around a campfire talking about unlikely couples they've seen God bring together, as told in stories by Mary Connealy, Robin Lee Hatcher, Debra Clopton and Margaret Brownley. Original.

Nov 21, 2014
Goodnight June by Jio, Sarah.

Goodnight June

"Sarah Jio imagines the inspiration for Goodnight Moon, an adored childhood classic, in a suspenseful and heartfelt take on how the "great green room" might have come to be"--

Nov 21, 2014
Grand Central - original stories of postwar love and reunion by

Grand Central - original stories of postwar love and reunion

Nov 21, 2014
Gray Mountain by Grisham, John, author.

Gray Mountain

"The Great Recession of 2008 left many young professionals out of work. Promising careers were suddenly ended as banks, hedge funds, and law firms engaged in mass lay-offs and brutal belt tightening. Samantha Kofer was a third year associate at Scully & Pershing, New York City's largest law firm. Two weeks after Lehman Brothers collapsed, she lost her job, her security, and her future. A week later she was working as an unpaid intern in a legal aid clinic deep in small town Appalachia. There, fo

Nov 21, 2014
Gulliver's travels by Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745, author.

Gulliver's travels

The voyages of an eighteenth-century Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, where people are six inches tall, and Brobdingnag, a land peopled by giants.

Nov 21, 2014
Havana Storm - a Dirk Pitt novel by Cussler, Clive.

Havana Storm - a Dirk Pitt novel

Nov 21, 2014
Her last whisper by Robards, Karen.

Her last whisper

Nov 21, 2014
Here and Again by Dickson, Nicole R.

Here and Again

Nov 20, 2014
Here and again by Dickson, Nicole R.

Here and again

"Since her husband was killed in Iraq, Ginger Martin's life has been fraught with grief and uncertainty. But a mysterious stranger will help her come to terms with her loss and the necessity of change"--

Nov 21, 2014
Here comes the ride - the Andi McConnell mysteries by McCourtney, Lorena.

Here comes the ride - the Andi McConnell mysteries

The occasion is the"wedding of the century" at a local estate, and Andi has a five-day, live-in gig transporting the wedding party and Hollywood guests. There's the groom with cell phone welded to his ear; the bride who suspects she'll be murdered at the ceremony; and the over-the-hill, movie star stepmother with an ambitious agenda of her own. There's blackmail, betrayal, and enough hostility and competition to melt that life-sized ice sculpture of the bride and groom. And now there's murder...

Nov 14, 2014
Hidden Tuscany - discovering art, culture, and memories in a well-known region's unknown places by Keahey, John.

Hidden Tuscany - discovering art, culture, and memories in a well-known region's unknown places

John Keahey takes readers into a part of Tuscany beyond the usual tourist destinations. The often overlooked western portion of Tuscany is rich with history, cuisine, and scenery begging to be explored, and Keahey encourages travelers to abandon itineraries and let the grooves in the road and the curves of the coast guide your journey instead. From coastal towns to vineyards farther inland to the Tuscan archipelago, Keahey reminds us that each village, city, and island has its own unique story t

Nov 21, 2014
Hounded by Rosenfelt, David, author.

Hounded

Andy Carpenter isn't sure what to think when he gets a mysterious phone call from a good friend, policeman Pete Stanton, asking him to drop everything, drive to an unfamiliar address, and bring his girlfriend, Laurie Collins. He certainly isn't expecting to show up at a crime scene. But that's exactly where he arrives at the house where Pete has just discovered the body of ex-convict Danny Balfour.

Nov 21, 2014
Hunting season - a novel by Camilleri, Andrea, author.

Hunting season - a novel

Nov 21, 2014
Jerry Lee Lewis - his own story by Bragg, Rick, author.

Jerry Lee Lewis - his own story

The result of two years' worth of interviews, a chronicle of Lewis' life and career relates encounters with other musical legends and his lifelong rivalries with Elvis Presley and Chuck Berry for the title of king of rock and roll.

Nov 21, 2014
Journey to the centre of the earth by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905, author.

Journey to the centre of the earth

1863. Professor Liedenbrock deciphers a cryptic message giving instructions on how to find a passage to the centre of the earth through the crater of an Icelandic volcano. And so it passes that the Professor, along with his reluctant son, Axel, and an Icelandic guide, set out on an incredible journey. As the three explorers descend into the bowels of the earth, they encounter many strange phenomena and dangers, including a vast underground world lit by electrically charged gas at the ceiling, a

Nov 21, 2014
Leaving time - a novel by Picoult, Jodi, 1966-

Leaving time - a novel

" For more than a decade, Jenna Metcalf has never stopped thinking about her mother, Alice, who mysteriously disappeared in the wake of a tragic accident. Refusing to believe that she would be abandoned as a young child, Jenna searches for her mother regularly online and pores over the pages of Alice's old journals. A scientist who studied grief among elephants, Alice wrote mostly of her research among the animals she loved, yet Jenna hopes the entries will provide a clue to her mother's whereab

Nov 21, 2014
Let me be Frank with you by Ford, Richard, 1944- author.

Let me be Frank with you

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Frank Bascombe travels to the site of his former home on the shore, visits his ex-wife, who is suffering with Parkinson's, and meets a dying former friend.

Nov 21, 2014
Life by the cup - ingredients for a purpose-filled life of bottomless happiness and limitless success by Muzyka, Zhena.

Life by the cup - ingredients for a purpose-filled life of bottomless happiness and limitless success

Twenty-four-year-old Zhena Muzyka had a young son in need of life-saving surgery and six dollars in her wallet. But she had three other powerful motivators: hope, a love of tea, and a dream. Combining aromatherapy and her gypsy grandmother's teachings, Zhena sold her custom tea blends on California street corners. Thirteen years later, her son is healthy and Zhena's Gypsy Tea is thriving, purpose-driven, fair-trade, multimillion-dollar brand.

Nov 21, 2014
Lila by Robinson, Marilynne.

Lila

Nov 21, 2014
Love comes home by Gabhart, Ann H., 1947-

Love comes home

"World War II is finally over and the Merritt sisters must learn to hold their plans with a loose hand, trusting that God will guide and strengthen them as they share the joys and sorrows of life in Rosey Corner"--

Nov 21, 2014
Lucky us by Bloom, Amy, 1953-

Lucky us

"Disappointed by their families, Iris, the hopeful star and Eva the sidekick, journey through 1940s America in search of fame and fortune"--

Nov 21, 2014
Maeve Binchy - the biography by Dudgeon, Piers.

Maeve Binchy - the biography

Bringing joy to thousands around the world, Maeve Binchy's heart-warming tales of love, life and loss made her one of Ireland's most celebrated writers. In this first biography of the much-loved author, Piers Dudgeon vividly describes a life at once so familiar and yet so extraordinary, played against the backdrop of Maeve's favorite recurring character: Ireland. Maeve Binchy: The Biography does full justice to a powerful writer who remains in the hearts of so many.

Nov 21, 2014
Maeve's times - in her own words by Binchy, Maeve.

Maeve's times - in her own words

Nov 21, 2014
Murder at Westminster Abbey - an Elizabethan mystery by Carmack, Amanda.

Murder at Westminster Abbey - an Elizabethan mystery

"As England celebrates the coronation of Queen Elizabeth I, her friend and personal musician Kate Haywood must discover who is murdering redheads who resemble the new queen"--

Nov 21, 2014
Murder in Murray Hill - a Gaslight mystery by Thompson, Victoria (Victoria E.) author.

Murder in Murray Hill - a Gaslight mystery

"When facing injustice, the residents of nineteenth-century New York City's tenements turn to midwife Sarah Brandt and Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy to protect their rights. Now the two must track down a cruel criminal preying on the hopes and dreams of innocent women"--

Nov 21, 2014
Murder on the Mediterranean by Campion, Alexander.

Murder on the Mediterranean

Nov 21, 2014
No hero - the evolution of a Navy SEAL by Owen, Mark, 1976?-

No hero - the evolution of a Navy SEAL

Recounts definitive moments from the author's career as a Navy SEAL, discussing the missions that had the greatest personal meaning for him and explaining the lessons and values he hopes to pass on to the next generation.

Nov 21, 2014
Not quite a wife by Putney, Mary Jo.

Not quite a wife

"Laurel Herbert married James, Lord Kirkland, as an innocent young girl. When she saw him perform an act of shocking violence, she declared she never wanted to see him again. Now, ten years later, a chance encounter with him turns passionate, with consequences that cannot be ignored"--

Nov 21, 2014
Nowhere to turn by Eason, Lynette.

Nowhere to turn

Nov 21, 2014
Paleo dog - give your best friend a long life, healthy weight, and freedom from illness by nurturing his inner wolf by Hofve, Jean, author.

Paleo dog - give your best friend a long life, healthy weight, and freedom from illness by nurturing his inner wolf

Nov 21, 2014
Paw and order - a Chet and Bernie mystery by Quinn, Spencer.

Paw and order - a Chet and Bernie mystery

Nov 21, 2014
Pegasus - a novel by Steel, Danielle.

Pegasus - a novel

Nicolas von Bingen and Alex von Hemmerle, titled members of the German aristocracy, have been best friends since childhood. Both widowers, they are raising their children, Nick's two lively boys and Alex's adored teenage daughter, in peace and luxury on the vast Bavarian estates that have belonged to their families for generations. While Nick indulges in more glamorous pursuits, Alex devotes himself to breeding the renowned white Lipizzaner horses that enthrall audiences throughout Europe with t

Nov 21, 2014
Prince Lestat by Rice, Anne, 1941- author.

Prince Lestat

"The novel opens with the Vampire world in crisis...vampires have been proliferating out of control; burnings have commenced all over the world, huge massacres similar to those carried out by Akasha in The Queen of the Damned... Old vampires, roused from slumber in the earth are doing the bidding of a Voice commanding that they indiscriminately burn vampire-mavericks in cities from Paris and Mumbai to Hong Kong, Kyoto and San Francisco. As the novel moves from present day New York and the West C

Nov 21, 2014
Private India - city on fire by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Private India - city on fire

When Santosh Wagh isn't struggling out of a bottle of whisky he's head of Private India, the Mumbai branch of the world's finest PI agency. In a city of over thirteen million he has his work cut out at the best of times. But now someone is killing women - seemingly unconnected women murdered in a chilling ritual, with strange objects placed carefully at their death scenes. As Santosh and his team race to find the killer, an even greater danger faces Private India - a danger that could threaten t

Nov 21, 2014
Prototype by Waters, M. D., 1976-

Prototype

After more than a year on the run, with clues to her parents' whereabouts within her grasp, Emma may finally find a place to settle down. But the past rises to haunt her, and there's nowhere on the planet she can hide. Emma battles for her life and her freedom, tearing down walls and ripping off masks to reveal the truth. She's decided to play their game and prove she isn't the woman they thought she was. Even if she winds up dead. Or worse, reborn.

Nov 21, 2014
Queen bee goes home again by Smith, Haywood, 1949-

Queen bee goes home again

"Divorced, Linwood Scott moves back home to Mimosa Branch, Georgia, to the garage apartment next to her mother's mansion. While she works to figure out what her next step will be, it's family, love, and a sense of humor that will help guide her through the unpredictable turns her life has taken"--

Nov 21, 2014
Queen of hearts by Bowen, Rhys.

Queen of hearts

Nov 21, 2014
Raiding with Morgan by Woolard, Jim R., 1941-

Raiding with Morgan

Born in the heart of Kentucky, Ty Mattson never knew his parents. His mother died in childbirth while his father fought in the Mexican War. For seventeen years, Ty never knew why his father didn't return. But when he receives news that his father is alive -- in the forces of General John Morgan -- Ty sets off to join him and Morgan's Raiders. When the bullets of a Confederate assassin divide father and son again, Ty Mattson must do what it takes to fight and survive.

Nov 21, 2014
Raina's choice by Morris, Gilbert.

Raina's choice

Raina Vernay is a slave to her brother-in-law's brutal bidding in a seedy Louisiana saloon. She's at the end of her rope.... Then a mysterious stranger, Ty Kincaid, arrives in town from Mexico, headed for Arkansas by way of the riverboats, and Raina's mind starts churning a plan. She longs to find the father she's never known. Is Ty her ticket to Indian Territory? Maybe not, when Ty lands himself in jail. And yet, what other choice does Raina have?

Nov 21, 2014
Revival by King, Stephen, 1947-

Revival

Nov 21, 2014
Safe keeping by Taylor Sissel, Barbara.

Safe keeping

"When Tucker Lebay is targeted by the police in a murder investigation after having been a person of interest in an unsolved case a year ago, his mother and sister set out to learn the truth"--

Nov 21, 2014
Saint monkey by Townsend, Jacinda.

Saint monkey

Fourteen-year-old Audrey Martin, with her Poindexter glasses and her head humming gospel music, makes the whole church tremble when her fingers touch the piano keys. Her best friend, Caroline, daydreams about Hollywood stardom, but both girls feel destined to languish in Montgomery County. Then an agent offers Audrey a ticket to join the booming jazz scene in Harlem and she can't resist, not even for Caroline. Young talent means tough competition for Audrey, while Carline's ambitions and desires

Nov 21, 2014
Saving Simon - how a rescue donkey taught me the meaning of compassion by Katz, Jon.

Saving Simon - how a rescue donkey taught me the meaning of compassion

In the spring of 2011, Jon Katz received a phone call from an animal control officer who had found a neglected donkey on a farm in upstate New York. She hoped that Jon and his wife, Maria, would be willing to adopt him. The wrenching sight of Simon touched something very deep inside of Jon, and they took him in. The donkey's care was far from easy. And, as if in reciprocation, Simon began to reveal to Jon the true meaning of compassion.

Nov 21, 2014
Seagrass pier - a Hope Beach novel by Coble, Colleen.

Seagrass pier - a Hope Beach novel

Elin Summerall was one of the lucky ones. Not only did she get a heart transplant, but the donor was a perfect fit. A miraculously perfect fit. But when Elin begins having violent flashbacks--and vivid dreams of being strangled--she realizes that she has been the recipient of more than just a new heart: Elin is remembering her donor's murder.

Nov 21, 2014
Secrets of Sloane House by Gray, Shelley Shepard.

Secrets of Sloane House

"One woman's search for the truth of her sister's disappearance leads her to deceit and danger in 1893 Chicago"--

Nov 21, 2014
Selected poems of Robert Frost by Frost, Robert, 1874-1963, author.

Selected poems of Robert Frost

Nov 21, 2014
Shopaholic to the stars by Kinsella, Sophie.

Shopaholic to the stars

Nov 21, 2014
Sisters of treason by Fremantle, Elizabeth.

Sisters of treason

Nov 21, 2014
Skin game - a novel of the Dresden files by Butcher, Jim, 1971-

Skin game - a novel of the Dresden files

Nov 21, 2014
Sniper elite - one-way trip by McEwen, Scott, author.

Sniper elite - one-way trip

When the special ops community learns that one of their own -- the first female helicopter pilot of the Army's elite 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (SOAR) -- is being held and brutally mistreated, there is no executive order strong enough to stop them. Gil Shannon's iron will and expertise with the .308 Remington Modular sniper rifle will spell the difference between freedom and an ignoble death for America's female POW.

Nov 21, 2014
Some luck by Smiley, Jane.

Some luck

Nov 21, 2014
Suddenly the cider didn't taste so good - adventures of a game warden in Maine by Ford, John, Sr.

Suddenly the cider didn't taste so good - adventures of a game warden in Maine

"A retired Maine Game Warden writes of his adventures --a collection of true tales, some serious, some humorous, and all heartwarming"--

Nov 21, 2014
Taking a Stand - a Coyote Springs novel by Casper, K. N.

Taking a Stand - a Coyote Springs novel

Nov 21, 2014
The art of adapting - a novel by Dunn, Cassandra, 1971-, author.

The art of adapting - a novel

Nov 21, 2014
The art of arranging flowers by Branard, Lynne.

The art of arranging flowers

"A moving and eloquent novel about love, grief, renewal--and the powerful language of flowers"--

Nov 21, 2014
The beach quilt by Chamberlin, Holly, 1962-

The beach quilt

Nov 21, 2014
The burning room - a novel by Connelly, Michael, 1956- author.

The burning room - a novel

In the LAPD's Open-Unsolved Unit, not many murder victims die almost a decade after the crime. So when a man succumbs to complications from being shot by a stray bullet nine years earlier, Bosch catches a case in which the body is still fresh, but all other evidence is virtually nonexistent.

Nov 21, 2014
The Christmas light by VanLiere, Donna, 1966-

The Christmas light

Nov 21, 2014
The Da Vinci code - a novel by Brown, Dan, 1964-

The Da Vinci code - a novel

A world-renowned expert in cracking ancient codes deciphers a mind-bending series of clues embedded in the works of Leonardo da Vinci.

Nov 21, 2014
The dead will tell by Castillo, Linda.

The dead will tell

"While investigating a murder, Chief of Police Kate Burkholder finds herself chasing an elusive trail of evidence that points back to a terrible night thirty-five years ago, when an Amish father and his four children perished--and his young wife disappeared without a trace"--

Nov 21, 2014
The desire by Walsh, Dan, 1957-

The desire

Nov 21, 2014
The dog who could fly - the incredible true story of a WWII airman and the four-legged hero who flew at his side by Lewis, Damien, author.

The dog who could fly - the incredible true story of a WWII airman and the four-legged hero who flew at his side

In the winter of 1939 in the cold snow of no-man's-land, two loners met and began an extraordinary journey. One was an orphaned puppy, abandoned as his owners fled Nazi forces. The other was Czech airman Robert Bozdech, who found the tiny German shepherd he named "Ant" after being shot down on a daring mission over enemy lines. Robert hid Ant inside his jacket as he escaped, and by the end of the war the pair had become British war heroes.

Nov 21, 2014
The dogs were rescued (and so was I) by Rhyne, Teresa J.

The dogs were rescued (and so was I)

Teresa Rhyne and Seamus the beagle had both survived cancer once, so when Seamus develops yet another cancer, Teresa is devastated. She embarks on a massive lifestyle shift -- embracing a more animal-friendly approach and trying to find her place somewhere between a hippie in a hemp skirt and a hypocrite in leather high heels. And then she realizes that Seamus wasn't the only beagle who needed rescuing... This is the poignant yet hilarious exploration of how you move forward when you've done eve

Nov 21, 2014
The emperor's blades by Staveley, Brian.

The emperor's blades

The children of an assassinated emperor try to stay alive and avenge their father's death while continuing down their individual life-paths, one in a monastery, another training with elite soldiers, and one appointed a minister determined to prove herself to her people.

Nov 21, 2014
The fixer - the notorious life of a front-page bail bondsman by Judelson, Ira.

The fixer - the notorious life of a front-page bail bondsman

A modern-day "fixer" who walks a fine line between hustler and humanitarian, Ira Judelson uses his juice as a bail bondsman to help friends old and new out of jams wherever he can. He is also a keenly observant and wildly charismatic insider who's seen it all. Prepare to be shocked, but also informed as Judelson reveals the unwritten laws of the courtroom and prison, not to mention the shameless activities of his unbelievable list of clients.

Nov 21, 2014
The good girl - a novel by Kubica, Mary.

The good girl - a novel

The daughter of a prominent Chicago judge and his socialite wife, inner-city art teacher Mia Dennett is taken hostage by her one-night stand, Colin Thatcher, who, instead of delivering her to his employers, hides her in a secluded cabin in rural Minnesota to keep her safe from harm.

Nov 21, 2014
The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved by Andersen, Christopher P.

The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved

At the heart of The Good Son is the most important relationship in JFK Jr.'s life: that with his mother, Jackie Kennedy Onassis. Andersen explores JFK Jr.'s reactions to his mother's post-Dallas depression; how Jackie felt about the women in her son's life; and the senseless plane crash that took his life. This riveting, bittersweet biography offers new insights into the intense, tender, often stormy relationship between this iconic mother and son.

Nov 21, 2014
The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved by Andersen, Christopher P.

The good son - JFK Jr. and the mother he loved

Nov 14, 2014
The Handsome Man's De Luxe Cafe by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-

The Handsome Man's De Luxe Cafe

Nov 21, 2014
The house on Mermaid Point by Wax, Wendy.

The house on Mermaid Point

"Maddie, Avery, and Nikki first got to know one another--perhaps all too well--while desperately restoring a beachfront mansion to its former grandeur. Now they're putting that experience to professional use. But their latest project has presented some challenges they couldn't have dreamed up in their wildest fantasies--although the house does belong to a man who actually was Maddie's wildest fantasy once."--from publisher's description.

Nov 21, 2014
The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street by Gilman, Susan Jane.

The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street

In 1913, little Malka Treynovsky flees Russia with her family. Bedazzled by tales of gold and movie stardom, she tricks them into buying tickets for America. Yet no sooner do they land on the squalid Lower East Side of Manhattan, than Malka is crippled and abandoned in the street. Taken in by a tough-loving Italian ices peddler, she manages to survive through cunning and inventiveness. As she learns the secrets of his trade, she begins to shape her own destiny. She falls in love with a gorgeous,

Nov 21, 2014
The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street by Gilman, Susan Jane.

The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street

Russian immigrant Malka arrives in 1913 Manhattan, where she struggles to survive and learns trade secrets from an Italian ices peddler before setting off across America in an ice cream truck with a handsome, illiterate radical to seek their fortunes.

Nov 20, 2014
The job by Evanovich, Janet.

The job

The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O'Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox, bring down the world's most-wanted and untouchable felons. This time it's the brutal leader of a global drug smuggling empire. The FBI doesn't know what their target looks like, where he is, or how to find him, but Nick Fox has a few tricks up his sleeve to oust this particular Knipschildt chocolate-loving drug lord.

Nov 21, 2014
The killer angels by Shaara, Michael.

The killer angels

Portraits of Lee, Longstreet, and other Civil War leaders are interwoven with historical detail to provide a fictional recreation of the bloody battle at Gettysburg.

Nov 21, 2014
The kitchen house by Grissom, Kathleen.

The kitchen house

"Oprhaned aboard a ship from Ireland, seven-year-old Lavinia arrives on the steps of a tobacco plantation where she is to live and worth with the slaves of the kitchen house. Under the care of Belle, the master's illegitimate daughter, Lavinia becomes deeply bonded to her adopted family, though she is set apart from the by her white skin. Eventually accepted into the world of the big house, where the master is absent and the mistress battles opium addiction, Lavinia straddles two very different

Nov 14, 2014
The language of silence by Webb, Peggy, author.

The language of silence

"Nobody in the family, except Aunt Ruth, talks about Ellen's grandmother Lola, who had been swallowed up by the circus then spit out as a woman who tamed tigers and got away scot free for killing her husband. Just as no one talks about the bruises Ellen can't hide"--

Nov 21, 2014
The madwoman in the Volvo - my year of raging hormones by Loh, Sandra Tsing.

The madwoman in the Volvo - my year of raging hormones

"A hilarious memoir of middle age"--

Nov 21, 2014
The Marco effect - a Department Q novel by Adler-Olsen, Jussi.

The Marco effect - a Department Q novel

Nov 21, 2014
The marriage risk by Macomber, Debbie.

The marriage risk

The O'Halloran brothers, who run a bush plane service, are heading a campaign to bring women to Hard Luck, Alaska, population 150. But, like his brothers, Charles O'Halloran distrusts marriage in general. He also distrusts anyone related to Catherine Harmon Fletcher, the woman who destroyed his parents' marriage. Lanni Caldwell is the only woman Charles has ever fallen for, the only one who might convince him to take the marriage risk. But there's something Lanni hasn't told Charles -- and doesn

Nov 21, 2014
The nightingale before Christmas by Andrews, Donna.

The nightingale before Christmas

"As the holidays draw near in Caerphilly, Mother volunteers to take part in a big Christmas-themed decorator show house--each room of a temporarily untenanted house is decorated to the hilt by a different decorator for the public to tour. Of course, Mother insists that Meg pitch in with the organization, and she finds herself surrounded by flamboyant personalities with massive egos clashing and feeling their professional reputations are at stake. Then the rooms start to be sabotaged, and an unfo

Nov 21, 2014
The red badge of courage - and other stories of the American Civil War by Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900, author.

The red badge of courage - and other stories of the American Civil War

Nov 21, 2014
The return of George Washington - 1783-1789 by Larson, Edward J. (Edward John), author.

The return of George Washington - 1783-1789

Historian Edward J. Larson recovers a crucially important--yet almost always overlooked--chapter of George Washington's life, revealing how Washington saved the United States by coming out of retirement to lead the Constitutional Convention and serve as our first president. After leading the Continental Army to victory in the Revolutionary War, Washington shocked the world: he retired. In December 1783, the most powerful man in the country stepped down as Commander in Chief and returned to priva

Nov 21, 2014
The silence of the library - a cat in the stacks mystery by James, Miranda.

The silence of the library - a cat in the stacks mystery

Nov 21, 2014
The stone wife - a Peter Diamond investigation by Lovesey, Peter.

The stone wife - a Peter Diamond investigation

Nov 21, 2014
The universal tone - bringing my story to light by Santana, Carlos, author.

The universal tone - bringing my story to light

An intimate account by the rock music artist traces his hardscrabble youth in Mexico and early days as a promising guitarist through his influential collaborations with fellow Latin stars.

Nov 21, 2014
The wild truth by McCandless, Carine, author.

The wild truth

"The ... story of Chris McCandless, who gave away his savings, hitchhiked to Alaska, walked into the wilderness alone, and starved to death in 1992, fascinated not just ... Jon Krakauer, but also the rest of the nation. Krakauer's book, Into the Wild, became an international bestseller ... and Sean Penn's ... film by the same name further skyrocketed Chris McCandless to global fame. But the real story of Chris's life and his journey has not yet been told--until now. The missing pieces are finall

Nov 21, 2014
The winter bride by Gracie, Anne, author.

The winter bride

Damaris Chance's unhappy past has turned her off the idea of marriage forever. But her guardian, Lady Beatrice Davenham, convinces her to make her coming out anyway -- and have a season of carefree, uncomplicated fun. Then Damaris finds herself trapped in a compromising situation with the handsome rake Freddy Monkton-Coombes, and she has no choice but to agree to wed him -- as long as it's in name only. Her new husband seems to accept her terms, but Freddy has a plan of his own: to seduce his re

Nov 21, 2014
The Winter Guest by Jenoff, Pam

The Winter Guest

Nov 21, 2014
The world according to Bob - the further adventures of one man and his streetwise cat by Bowen, James, 1979-

The world according to Bob - the further adventures of one man and his streetwise cat

Nov 21, 2014
To everything a season by Snelling, Lauraine, author.

To everything a season

In the first decade of the twentieth century, "Miriam is in Blessing [N.D.] to get practical training to become an accredited nurse. She's been promised a position in the Chicago women's hospital that will enable her to support her siblings and her ailing mother. Although eager to return to her family, Miriam is surprised to find how much she enjoys the small town of Blessing. And her growing attachment to Trygve soon has her questioning a future she always considered set in stone"--Amazon.com.

Nov 21, 2014
Village of secrets - defying the Nazis in Vichy France by Moorehead, Caroline, author.

Village of secrets - defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Relates the story of Le Cambon-sur-Lignon, a small, remote mountain village whose inhabitants banded together to save thousands from the Gestapo during World War II.

Nov 21, 2014
Virtue Falls by Dodd, Christina.

Virtue Falls

"Twenty-three years ago, four year old Elizabeth Banner witnessed her mother's brutal murder in her home in Virtue Falls, Washington, but has no memory of it. Her father was convicted of the crime, but he was innocent and the killer is still out there. And her investigation could provoke another bloody murder--her own"--

Nov 21, 2014
We are called to rise by McBride, Laura.

We are called to rise

Nov 21, 2014
Wheat belly - lose the wheat, lose the weight, and find your path back to health by Davis, William, 1957- author.

Wheat belly - lose the wheat, lose the weight, and find your path back to health

Nov 21, 2014
When she makes more - 10 rules for breadwinning women by Torabi, Farnoosh.

When she makes more - 10 rules for breadwinning women

Nov 21, 2014
Where the horses run - the Heroes of Heartbreak Creek by Warner, Kaki.

Where the horses run - the Heroes of Heartbreak Creek

Wounded in body and spirit after a shootout, Rayford Jessup leaves his career as a lawman to work with damaged horses. Hired by a Scotsman to purchase thoroughbreds, he travels to England. Josephine Cathcart loves two things: her illegitimate son and her injured stallion. Faced with her father's bankruptcy, she has two choices: marry the man who ruined her, or risk her horse and her future on a handsome, taciturn Texan and a high-stakes horse race.

Nov 21, 2014
With every breath by Camden, Elizabeth, 1948-

With every breath

In the nation's capital, Kate Livingston's respectable life as a government worker is disrupted by an encounter with the insufferable Trevor McDonough, a man she'd hoped never to see again. The Harvard-trained physician had never shown the tiniest flicker of interest in Kate. But despite her misgivings, Kate agrees to Trevor's risky proposal to join his work to find a cure for tuberculosis. However, a shadowy enemy lies in wait, and soon revelations from the past threaten to destroy their career

Nov 21, 2014
Wyoming strong by Palmer, Diana.

Wyoming strong

Nov 21, 2014