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All the single ladies - a novel by Frank, Dorothea Benton, author.

All the single ladies - a novel

In the heart of the magical Lowcountry of South Carolina, three amazing women are bonded by another amazing woman's death. Through their shared loss they forge a deep friendship, asking critical questions. Who was their friend and what did her life mean? Are they living the lives they imagined for themselves? Will they ever be able to afford to retire? How will they maximize their happiness? Security? Health? And ultimately, their own legacies?

Jul 7, 2015
Blueprints - a novel by Delinsky, Barbara, author.

Blueprints - a novel

A skilled carpenter and a talented architect, the faces of a local television show called 'Gut It', are faced with the challenge of remaking themselves as well as rebuilding their relationship with each other.

Jul 7, 2015
Cash Landing by Grippando, James, 1958- author.

Cash Landing

Every week a hundred million dollars in cash arrives at Miami International Airport, shipped by German banks to the Federal Reserve. A select group of trusted workers moves the bags through Customs and loads them into armored trucks.Ruban Betancourt has always played by the rules. But the bank taking his house and his restaurant business going bust has driven him over the edge. He and his wife deserve more than life has handed them, and he's come up with a ballsy scheme to get it.

Jul 7, 2015
Charlie Martz, and other stories - the unpublished stories by Leonard, Elmore, 1925-2013, author.

Charlie Martz, and other stories - the unpublished stories

"A collection of fifteen stories, eleven of which have never been previously published, from the early career of bestselling American master Elmore Leonard [...] Marked by his unmistakable grit and humor, the stories in Charlie Martz and Other Stories, produced early in his career, when he was making his name particularly with westerns, reveal a writer in transition, exploring new voices and locations, from the bars of small-town New Mexico and Michigan to a film set in Hollywood, a hotel in Sou

Jul 7, 2015
Country by Steel, Danielle, author.

Country

A woman's life catapults from the old to the new, as she learns to seize the moment. Stephanie Adams is a devoted stay-at-home mother, married to a successful lawyer in northern California, in a dead marriage she stayed in for years for the sake of her children. Then, on a ski trip in Squaw Valley, her fifty-two-year-old husband dies suddenly and all bets are off. Despite her children's grief, her own conflicting emotions and loneliness, she tries to move on.

Jul 7, 2015
In the unlikely event - a novel by Blume, Judy, author.

In the unlikely event - a novel

When a series of passenger airplanes crashed in Elizabeth, N.J., within a three-month period in 1951-1952, Judy Blume was a teenager. "These events have lingered in my mind ever since," says Blume. Against this background, Blume uses her imagination to bring us the lives of three generations of families, friends, and strangers who will be profoundly affected by these events, either directly or indirectly. This is Blume's first novel for adults since "Summer Sisters," the largely popular bestsell

Jul 7, 2015
Love may fail - a novel by Quick, Matthew, 1973- author.

Love may fail - a novel

An aspiring feminist and underappreciated housewife embarks on an odyssey to find human decency and goodness-and her high school English teacher.

Jul 7, 2015
Never say die by Gerritsen, Tess, author.

Never say die

Twenty years after her father's plane crash, Willy Jane Maitland is finally tracking his last moves. She recognizes the danger, but her search for the truth is the only thing that matters. Willy knows she can't proceed without the help of ex-army officer Guy Barnard, who knows the mysterious land well. But in a place where truth has many faces, she suspects even Guy has hidden motives. What she couldn't have prepared for are the shocking secrets and the undeniable attraction.

Jul 7, 2015
Piranha by Cussler, Clive, author.

Piranha

During a covert operation, Cabrillo and the crew meticulously fake the sinking of the Oregon. But when an unknown adversary tracks them down despite their planning and attempts to assassinate them, Cabrillo and his team struggle to fight back against an enemy who seems to be able to anticipate their every move.

Jul 7, 2015
Radiant angel by DeMille, Nelson, author.

Radiant angel

After a showdown with the notorious Yemeni terrorist known as The Panther, Corey has left the Anti-Terrorist Task Force and returned home to New York City taking a job with the Diplomatic Surveillance Group. Although Corey's new assignment with the DSG is thought to be 'a quiet end,' he's happy to be out of the FBI. But Corey realizes something the U.S. government doesn't: The all-too-real threat of a newly resurgent Russia.

Jul 7, 2015
Robert Ludlum's The Janson equation by Corleone, Douglas, author.

Robert Ludlum's The Janson equation

To prevent a war in Asia--one that could quickly spread to the rest of the world--Paul Janson and Jessica Kincaid must learn the truth behind a young woman's murder. Prominent US Senator James Wyckoff hires former government agents-turned-private security consultants Janson and Kincaid to locate his teenage son Gregory. Gregory's girlfriend Lynell has been found strangled in a Seoul hotel, and Gregory has fled the city to avoid being arrested for the crime. But Senator Wyckoff insists that his s

Jul 7, 2015
Royal wedding by Cabot, Meg, author.

Royal wedding

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Princess Diaries series, and on the fifteenth anniversary of the series, comes the very first adult installment, which follows Princess Mia and her Prince Charming as they plan their fairy tale wedding-but a few poisoned apples could turn this happily-ever-after into a royal nightmare.

Jul 7, 2015
Safe at Last - A Slow Burn Novel by Banks, Maya, author.

Safe at Last - A Slow Burn Novel

They say young love doesn't last, but a girl from the wrong side of the tracks with unique abilities and the hometown golden boy were determined to defy the odds. For Zack Covington, AnnaGrace--his "Gracie"--was the one. Until one night forever alters the course of their future, when a devastated Gracie disappears without a trace, leaving Zack to agonize over what happened to the girl he loved. As the years pass, his desperate efforts to find her uncovered nothing. Now working for Devereaux Secu

Jul 7, 2015
Second life - a novel by Watson, S. J. (Steven J.), author.

Second life - a novel

She loves her husband. She's obsessed by a stranger. She's a devoted mother. She's prepared to lose everything. She knows what she's doing. She's out of control. She's innocent. She's guilty as sin. She's living two lives. She might lose both.

Jul 7, 2015
The fateful lightning - a novel of the Civil War by Shaara, Jeff, 1952- author.

The fateful lightning - a novel of the Civil War

"In the concluding novel of his epic Civil War tetralogy, Jeff Shaara tells the dramatic story of the final eight months of battle from multiple perspectives: the commanders in their tents making plans for total victory, as well as the ordinary foot soldiers and cavalrymen who carried out their orders until the last alarum sounded. Through Sherman's eyes, we gain insight into the mind of the general who vowed to "make Georgia howl" until it surrendered. In Johnston, we see a man agonizing over t

Jul 7, 2015
The fixer - a novel by Finder, Joseph, author.

The fixer - a novel

When Rick Hoffman loses his job and apartment, his only option is to move back into the home of his miserable youth, now empty and in decay since his father's stroke. But when he starts to pull it apart, he makes an electrifying discovery that will put his life in peril, and change everything he thought he knew about his father.

Jul 7, 2015
The long utopia - a novel by Pratchett, Terry, author.

The long utopia - a novel

Human society continues to evolve on Datum Earth, its battered and weary origin planet, as the spread of humanity progresses throughout the many Earths beyond. Lobsang, now an elderly and complex AI, suffers a breakdown and, disguised as a human, attempts to live a "normal" life on one of the millions of Long Earth worlds. His old friend Joshua, now in his fifties, searches for his father and discovers a heretofore unknown family history.

Jul 7, 2015
The Melody Lingers On - a novel by Clark, Mary Higgins, author.

The Melody Lingers On - a novel

Parker Bennett has been missing for two years. He dropped out of sight-- on a sailboat in the Caribbean-- just before it was discovered that the $5 billion dollars in the fund he had been managing had vanished. Lane Harmon, assistant to an upscale interior designer, is working on his wife's townhouse. Gradually, Lane finds herself drawn to Eric, the Bennetts' son, who is determined to prove that his father is not guilty. Lane doesn't know that the closer she gets to the Bennetts, the more she pu

Jul 7, 2015
The President's shadow by Meltzer, Brad, author.

The President's shadow

Brad Meltzer returns with the next novel in the bestselling Culper Ring series. Beecher White makes an alarming discovery on the White House grounds: there is a severed arm buried in the Rose Garden. As he investigates, he realizes it's a message ... one that may have dire repercussions for the president. Even worse, the message turns Beecher's personal life upside down, pointing him toward the dark truth about his father's death.

Jul 7, 2015
The proposal at Siesta Key by Gray, Shelley Shepard, author.

The proposal at Siesta Key

Penny Troyer rarely disobeys her parents. But tonight, she's bending the rules. Michael Knoxx, the most famous member of the Knoxx Family Singers, a traveling Mennonite Evangelical family, is scheduled to speak. Life on the road is grueling and Michael wants to slow down. So when a twist of fate allows him the chance to stay a little longer in Pinecraft, Michael knows God is showing him a new path, especially when he discovers how much he and Penny Troyer have in common.

Jul 7, 2015