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April

Albert, Susan Wittig Bittersweet China Bayles teams up with an old friend to solve a complex case of theft and murder in a South Texas ranching community.

Atherton, Nancy Aunt Dimity and the Summer King Lori Shepherd and her spectral Aunt Dimity fight to save their village from greedy real estate developers.

Baldacci, David Memory Man Amos Decker is a police detective with a remarkable gift – he can never forget anything. When his family is murdered, Decker leaves the force, taking jobs as a private investigator when he can. A year later, Decker is called back in to help the police with a new investigation and seizes his chance to learn what really happened to his family. To uncover the truth, he must use his remarkable gifts and confront the memories he would much rather forget.

Berg, Elizabeth The Dream Lover This fictionalized biography tells the unforgettable story of French writer George Sand as she pursues her literary dreams and embraces an unconventional and even scandalous lifestyle. Sand’s many lovers and friends include Frédéric Chopin, Gustave Flaubert, Franz Liszt, Eugène Delacroix and Victor Hugo. Though considered the most gifted genius of her time, Sand fights to overcome heartbreak, prejudice, failure and loss, and to reconcile the disturbing relationships with her mother and daughter.

Clark, Mary Higgins The Melody Lingers On A wealthy woman tries to uncover the truth about the night her mother was murdered – a grisly crime long believed to be a burglary gone awry. Convinced her stepfather faked his own death and returned to murder his wife, the daughter is determined to bring him to justice.

Daheim, Mary The Alpine Zen In the picturesque Cascade Mountain town of Alpine, Emma Lord and her husband, Sheriff Milo Dodge, must unravel the mysteries of multiple murders and the disappearance of her newspaper’s editor. Has the hot weather driven everyone nuts, or are cold-blooded forces committing deadly misdeeds?

Dickey, Eric Jerome One Night For one night, a couple checks in to an upscale hotel. The pair seem unlikely companions, from opposing strata of society, but their attraction is palpable to all who observe them – or overhear their cries of passion. In the course of twelve hours, con games, erotic interludes, jealousy, violence and murder swirl around them. Will they part ways in bliss, in sorrow, or in death?

George, Elizabeth A Banquet of Consequences Inspector Thomas Lynley and his partner Sergeant Barbara Havers are drawn from Cambridge to London to the windswept town of Shaftesbury during one of their most complex cases yet: the murder of a feminist writer and speaker.

Graham, Heather The Dead Play On When Tyler Anderson plays the saxophone he inherited from Arnie Watson, he sees visions of his friend’s life – and murder. When investigators Danni Cafferty and Michael Quinn look into the case, they discover a history of jealousies and old hatreds that leads them back to the band Arnie once played with and that Tyler plays with now. Only in uncovering the truth can they hope to save others – and themselves – from the deadly hands of a killer.

Gross, Andrew One Mile Under Set amid the drought-stricken oil country of Colorado’s beautiful high plains, detective Ty Hauck rallies beaten-down farmers and ranchers against a giant energy company in a deadly confrontation involving murder, retaliation and cover-up.

Hess, Joan Pride V. Prejudice Amateur sleuth Claire Malloy offers to help prove the innocence of a woman accused of murdering her husband. There are only two problems. One – the defendant is looking guiltier by the minute. And two – the worst day imaginable has finally come: Claire’s dreaded new mother-in-law is coming to visit and life in prison is starting to look good.

Johansen, Iris Your Next Breath Someone from CIA agent Catherine Ling’s past is playing a deadly game with her, killing off the people she cares about one by one. Catherine has made many enemies throughout her life, and she has no choice but to weed through her past to find out who is targeting her now, and then go after the vicious killer herself.

Macomber, Debbie Last One Home Three sisters who couldn’t be more different try to repair old wounds –and discover that, through all the ups and downs of life, they remain family and can depend on one another.

Michaels, Fern Perfect Match Former NFL star Jake Masters, now injured and confined to a wheelchair, becomes the owner of his sister’s matchmaking business. His new assistant, Gracie Sweet, starts revamping the business and soon she’s overhauling Jake’s entire life. But when their clients become victims of theft, Gracie and Jake must reconcile their very different outlooks if they’re to have any chance of saving the business and if Jake is to make another play for the life he thought he lost.

Morrison, Toni God Help the Child Morrison has crafted a searing tale about the way childhood trauma shapes and misshapes the life of the adult. At the center is Bride, whose stunning blue-black skin is only one element of her beauty, but which caused her light-skinned mother to deny her even the simplest forms of love until she told a lie that ruined the life of an innocent woman, a lie whose reverberations refuse to diminish. Morrison eloquently shows us that “what you do to children matters. And they might never forget.”

Nesbo, Jo Blood on Snow Olav is an extremely talented “fixer” whose unexpected capacity for love is as far-reaching as his talent for murder. He works for Oslo’s crime kingpin, fixing anyone who causes him trouble. But it’s becoming clear to Olav that the more you know about your boss’s business, the more your boss might want you fixed yourself, especially if you’ve fallen in love with his wife.

Packer, Ann The Children’s Crusade From the award-winning author of The Dive From Clausen’s Pier, comes a sweeping, masterful new novel that explores the secrets and desires, the remnant wounds and saving graces of one California family over the course of five decades.

Paine, Lauran Renegades of Perdition Range Arizona Ranger Buck Windsor is hired by the Matador Ranch to pursue a thief that robbed a stage coach and made off with $15,000. Buck believes the man he’s looking for resides on one of the smaller ranches on Perdition Range. But what he cannot anticipate is the hostility and suspicion the locals have toward anyone riding for the Matador.

Pearl, Matthew The Last Bookaneer The bestselling author of The Dante Club takes us deep into a shadowy era in publishing ruled by a forgotten class of criminals. For a hundred years, loose copyright laws allowed books to be published “without an author’s permission” with extraordinary ease. In 1894 on the island of Samoa, a dying Robert Louis Stevenson labors over a new novel while a violent colonial war rages around him. The thought of one last book from the great author fires the imaginations of two literary pirates who plan to steal Stevenson’s manuscript and make a fortune by publishing the book before new laws end the bookaneers’ trade forever.

Quick, Amanda Garden of Lies Ursula Kern, owner of a secretarial agency, is determined to find the truth about the suspicious death of one of her employees. Working with archaeologist and adventurer Slater Roxton, she ventures into the dark side of Victorian London’s polite society. If Ursula and Slater hope to reveal the identity of a killer they may need to reveal their deepest secrets to each other as well.
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Roberts, Nora The Liar Shelby Foxworth lost her husband. Then she lost her illusions. The man who took her from Tennessee to an exclusive Philadelphia suburb left her in crippling debt. He was an adulterer and a liar, and when Shelby tracks down his safe-deposit box, she finds multiple IDs. The man she loved wasn’t just dead. He never really existed. But her husband had secrets she has yet to discover. And an attempted murder is only the beginning. …

Ross, Ann B. Miss Julia Lays Down the Law When Miss Julia decides to confront an arrogant new neighbor, she finds the woman lying on the kitchen floor – lifeless in a pool of blood. Who could have done this? Miss Julia will need to find out fast – particularly because her fingerprints are now all over the crime scene.

Sandford, John Gathering Prey They call them Travelers. They move from city to city, panhandling, committing no crimes. They just like to stay on the move. And now somebody is killing them. When Lucas Davenport investigates the disappearance of a Traveler he begins an odyssey through a subculture unlike any he has ever seen, a dangerous trip that just may change the course of his life.

Scottoline, Lisa Every Fifteen Minutes Dr. Eric Parrish is the Chief of the Psychiatric Unit at Havemeyer General Hospital. His new patient, seventeen-year-old Max, has a terminally ill grandmother. Plus, his OCD and violent thoughts about a girl he likes makes him a high risk patient. When the girl is found murdered, Max disappears. Next, one of Eric’s staff turns on him in a trumped up charge of sexual harassment. Is this chaos all random? Or is someone systematically trying to destroy Eric’s life?

Smiley, Jane Early Warning Smiley continues the saga of the extraordinary Langdon family as America moves out of postwar optimism through the Cold War, the social and sexual revolutions of the 1960s and ‘70s, and then into the unprecedented wealth – for some – of the early ‘80s. Capturing an indelible period in America through the lens of richly drawn characters, Early Warning is an engrossing, beautifully told story of the challenges and rich rewards of family and home, even in the most turbulent of times.

Smith, Alexander McCall Emma In this modern-day retelling of Jane Austen’s Emma, Emma Woodhouse returns home to the village of Highbury, where she will live with her health-conscious father until she is ready to launch her interior-design business and strike out on her own. In the meantime, she will do what she does best: offer guidance to those less wise in the ways of the world than herself.

Thurlo, Aimee & David Grave Consequences A stolen Navajo necklace becomes the focus of a case where everyone lies, and every question seems to be answered with gunfire. Former Special Forces operative Charlie Henry quickly finds out that the pendant was the work of a Navajo silversmith who was recently murdered. With multiple parties vying to get their hands on the necklace, it’s up to Charlie and his comrades-in-arms to find out who’s really telling the truth and uncover the mysteries this heirloom holds.

Woods, Stuart Hot Pursuit It’s not often that Stone Barrington finds a woman as accustomed to the jet-set lifestyle as he, so he’s pleasantly surprised when he meets a gorgeous pilot who’s available for closer acquaintance. But trailing them is some unwanted baggage: his new lady’s unstable, criminal ex-boyfriend. Meanwhile trouble is brewing on the international stage. Several enemy operatives are at large, and only a coordinated intelligence effort will have any chance of stopping their deadly plot.

May

Andrews, Mary Kay Beach Town Greer Hennessy, a struggling location scout, has discovered a sleepy Florida community that would be the perfect place to shoot a big budget movie. However, she finds a formidable obstacle in the mayor, Eben Thinadeaux, a born-again environmentalist who’s determined to stop the potential damage a film crew could inflict on his town. Although they’re on opposite sides, Eben finds Greer way too attractive for his own good. Will true love find a foothold in this small beach town before it’s too late and disaster strikes?

Andrews, V.C. Secret Brother A young boy suffers amnesia from a trauma he suffered in what feels like must have been another life. He’s adopted into a wealthy family – but what will happen when he learns the truth about his past?

Atkinson, Kate A God in Ruins Atkinson’s new novel tells the story of Ursula Todd’s beloved younger brother Teddy – would-be poet, RAF bomber pilot, husband and father – as he navigates the perils and progress of the 20th century. For all Teddy endures in battle, his greatest challenge is facing the difficulties of living in a future he never expected to have.

Bond, Larry Lash Up In a bid to dominate Asia and the western Pacific, China provokes a military crisis with the United States and then starts shooting down GPS satellites. The only way the satellites can be protected is from orbit, so an armed spacecraft must be quickly designed, built and launched to fight on this new battlefield.

Brown, Rita Mae Tail Gait When Professor McConnell is found murdered on the golf course, Mary Minor “Harry” Haristeen and her crime-solving cats and ever-faithful corgi begin nosing into the case. Harry’s search for answers takes her down the fascinating byways of Virginia’s Revolutionary past. The professor had been something of a sleuth himself, and the centuries-old mystery he was unraveling may well have put a target on his back.

Child, Lincoln The Forgotten Room Professor Jeremy Logan, renowned investigator of the strange and the inexplicable, finds himself in Newport, Rhode Island, where he has been retained by the respected think tank Symposikon. Just days earlier, one of its most distinguished doctors violently attacked an assistant and, moments later, killed himself in a truly shocking fashion. The discovery of a hidden room filled with eerie and obscure scientific equipment points to a top-secret project. This long abandoned “Project S” may offer clues as to what drove the doctor to madness.

Childs, Laura Ming Tea Murder At the opening of a Chinese exhibit at Charleston’s Gibbes Museum a grim discovery is made – philanthropist Edgar Webster has been murdered. While Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning prefers tea service over the service of justice, this case is difficult to ignore – especially when her hunky boyfriend, Max, becomes a suspect.

Clark, Richard A. Pinnacle Event While in power, the South African apartheid regime made nuclear weapons. The UN was told the weapons had been destroyed, but in fact they were secretly stored by a white South African exile group. Now they’ve been refurbished and sold – but to whom? American intelligence expert Ray Bowman, with the help of a black, female South African intelligence officer, races around the world to discover who bought the bombs and what they plan to do with them.

Dailey, Janet Texas Tough The quiet horse whisperer, Sky Fletcher, is everything wealthy Lauren Prescott is not. She can think of a million reasons why she should never ever fall into his sure embrace again. That is until she clashes head-on with the dangerous complications of her privileged life and needs his protection as they uncover a dangerous conspiracy threatening his land.

DeMille, Nelson A Quiet End Counter terrorism expert John Corey has a new assignment with the Diplomatic Surveillance Group – following Russian diplomats working at the U.N. Mission. But Corey realizes something the U.S. government doesn’t: the all-too-real threat of a newly resurgent Russia.

Estleman, Loren D. The Long High Noon Locked in a deadly feud, cowboys Randy Locke and Frank Farmer have spent decades attempting to annihilate each other any time they get within shooting distance. Now they’re given a chance to cash in on their long-term hatred. With the popular Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show a raging success, why not publicize their next duel and sell tickets to the event? Winner take all, in more ways than one.

Gear, W. Michael & Kathleen O’Neal People of the Songtrail On the shores of the sparsely populated American wilderness, a small group of intrepid Viking settlers have landed, seeking freedom to worship and prosper far from the religious strife and political upheaval that plague a war-ridden Europe – 300 years before Columbus set sail. Like so much of America’s history, this is the saga of the swift and violent clash of cultures and extraordinary men and women on both sides who are brave enough to work for the fragile hope of peace.

Green, Simon The Dark Side of the Road Stranded by a blizzard at a grand country manor, Ishmael Jones finds that his enigmatic host has disappeared. As he questions his fellow guests, Ishmael concludes that at least one of them – not least Ishmael himself – is harboring a dangerous secret, and that beneath the veneer of festive cheer lurks passion, jealousy, resentment and betrayal.

Harris, Charlaine Day Shift Even in a town full of secretive people, Olivia Charity is an enigma. She lives with the vampire Lemuel, but no one knows what she does; they only know that she’s beautiful and dangerous. While in Dallas, psychic Manfred Bernardo sees Olivia there with a couple who are found dead the next day. To make matters worse, one of Manfred’s regular – and very wealthy – clients dies during a reading. Manfred returns from Dallas embroiled in scandal and hounded by the press. He turns to Olivia for help; somehow he knows that the mysterious Olivia can get things back to normal. As normal as things get in Midnight, Texas.

Hart, Carolyn Don’t Go Home Mystery bookstore owner Annie Darling hosts a party to celebrate former Broward’s Rock resident Alex Griffith and his bestselling new novel, “Don’t Go Home.” But after Griffith announces that he will reveal the real-life inspirations behind his characters, the author turns up dead and Annie’s friend, Marian, is implicated. Despite a promise to her husband to steer clear of sleuthing, Annie’s not about to let the police throw the book at her friend when the real killer remains at large.

Hunter, Stephen I, Ripper A vivid reimagining of Jack the Ripper’s personal story is entwined with that of an Irish journalist who covered the case, knew the principals, charted the investigation and when stymied, went off in a bold new direction. These two men stalk each other through a city twisted in fear of the madman’s blade, a cat-and-mouse game that brings to life the sounds and smells of London’s Whitechapel district and all the lurid acts that fueled the Ripper headlines.

Johnson, Craig Dry Bones Wyoming lawman Walt Longmire must solve his coldest case yet when a T-rex skeleton surfaces – along with a dead rancher – in Absaroka County.

Kellerman, Jonathan The Murderer’s Daughter Master psychologist by day, seductive adrenaline junkie by night, Grace Blades has a very dark past – one that’s about to bleed into a terrifying present. The death of a patient violently reawakens a horrifying chapter from her childhood, forcing her to confront a decades-old act of evil that cries out for retribution.

Kenyon, Sherrilyn Born of Defiance Born an Outcast, Talyn Batur has spent the whole of his life fighting against the prejudice of his people. An Andarion without a father is not something anyone wants to be. But when his companion’s brother draws him into a plot against the Andarion crown, he finds himself torn between the loyalty to their planetary government that his mother has beaten into him and his own beliefs of justice and right.

Lescroat, John T. The Fall Dismas Hardy and his daughter, Rebecca, defend a naïve young man on trial for the murder of a teenager. Dismas and Rebecca have unearthed several other theories about the crime: a missing stepfather who’d sexually assaulted her; a roommate who ran a call girl service; a psychologically unstable birth mother; and a mysterious homeless man. But how will they get these theories in front of a jury? And if they can, what price will they have to pay?

Martini, Steve The Enemy Inside Defending an innocent young man, defense attorney Paul Madriani uncovers a morass of corruption and greed that leads to the highest levels of power when a well-connected political “fixer” dies in a suspicious car accident.

Maynard, Joyce Under the Influence Alcohol cost Helen her ambitions, her marriage and custody of her son, David. When she meets wealthy philanthropists Ava and Swift Havilland, the vulnerable Helen is instantly enchanted. As Helen increasingly falls under the Havillands’ influence, Ava and Swift hire a good lawyer to help her regain custody of her son. But when David witnesses an accident involving Swift, his grown son and their housekeeper’s daughter, Helen must choose between the truth and the friends who have given her everything.

Mosley, Walter And Sometimes I Wonder about You Leonid McGill investigates the death of an unemployed office manager while trying to track down the whereabouts of his cousin, Celia, who is about to inherit millions of dollars. It’s up to Leonid to save who he can and incriminate the guilty; all while helping his son finish his own investigation, locating his own father, reconciling with his wife and girlfriend, and attending the wedding of his oldest friend Gordo.

Oates, Joyce Carol Jack of Spades Mystery writer Andrew J. Rush seems to have the perfect life – a loving family, the respect of his neighbors as well as critical and commercial success in his work. But Rush is hiding a dark secret. Under the pseudonym “Jack of Spades,” he writes string of dark potboilers that are violent, lurid, even masochistic. Now Rush’s two worlds collide when a local woman accuses him of plagiarizing her own self-published fiction. Rush’s reputation, career and family life all come under threat and unbidden, in the back of his mind, the Jack of Spades starts thinking ever more evil thoughts.

Patterson, James & Maxine Paetro 14th Deadly Sin A new terror is sweeping the streets of San Francisco. A gang dressed as cops are ransacking the city, and leaving a string of dead bodies in their wake. Detective Lindsay Boxer is on the case to track them down and needs to discover whether these killers could actually be police officers. Maybe even cops she already knows.

Stephenson, Neal Seveneves A catastrophic event renders the earth a ticking time bomb. In a feverish race against the inevitable, nations around the globe band together to devise an ambitious plan to ensure the survival of humanity far beyond our atmosphere, in outer space. But the complexities of human nature and unforeseen dangers threaten the intrepid pioneers, until only a handful of survivors remain. Five thousand years later, their progeny – seven distinct races now three billion strong – embark on yet another audacious journey to an alien world utterly transformed by cataclysm and time: Earth.

Thayer, Nancy The Guest Cottage Best-laid plans run awry when Sophie and Trevor realize they’ve accidentally rented the same house. Determined to make this a summer their kids will always remember, the two agree to share the Nantucket house. But as the summer unfolds and the families grow close, Sophie and Trevor must ask themselves if the guest cottage is all they want to share.

Viets, Elaine Checked Out Helen Hawthorne quietly goes undercover at a local library to search for a missing masterpiece. She discovers the library director has a catalog of complaints – from a mischievous calico cat named Paris to the mysterious disappearance of various items that some of the more imaginative staff are attributing to a ghost haunting the building. When a dead body turns up in a parking lot, it appears someone is willing to go to any lengths to keep the treasure in the library quiet.

White, Karen The Sound of Glass Two years after the death of her husband, Merritt Heyward inherits his family home in Beaufort, South Carolina. Her new life at the ancestral Heyward home is complicated by the arrival of her too young stepmother and ten-year-old half-brother. Soon, in this house of strangers, Merritt is forced into unraveling the Heyward family past as she faces her own fears and finds the healing she needs in the salt air of the Lowcountry.

June

Bass, Jefferson The Breaking Point Past, present and future collide to throw forensic anthropologist Bill Brockton’s successful, secure life into devastating turmoil. First his identification of the crash victim is called into question. Then he receives a threatening message from the serial killer who attempted to murder his family a decade ago. And from his beloved wife Kathleen he gets the most shocking news of all. Will Brockton be able to weather this deluge or has he finally reached the breaking point?

Brooks, Terry The Darkling Child In this new stand-alone novel in the Shannara series, a vengeful sorcerer is determined to retaliate against the Federation’s elite military guard using the devastating power of the wishsong as his ultimate weapon. In a clash between mortal might and black magic, it is once again up to Paxon Leah, the High Druid’s Blade, to defend the people of the Four Lands against a perfidious evil.

Brown, Dale Iron Wolf In this high-tech, high-tension military thriller a resurgent Russia enflames sectarian unrest and violence in Ukraine and Poland, setting off a stealth robotic war and escalating an international crisis.

Bushnell, Candace Killing Monica A famous writer must resort to faking her own death in order to get her life back from her most infamous creation – Monica.

Clark, Carol Higgins Knocked Detective Regan Reilly thought her college reunion would be a chance to relax and reminisce with old friends. Instead she investigates a robbery at a local diner and the disappearance of two alumni. And then there’s the mystery of an anonymous $1 million donation to the school. So much for a quiet reunion.

Collins, Jackie The Santangelos A vicious hit. A vengeful enemy. A drug-addled Colombian club owner. A sex-crazed Italian family. And the ever powerful Lucky Santangelo has to deal with them all while her teenage daughter Max is becoming the “It” girl in Europe’s modeling world and her son Bobby is being set up for a murder he didn’t commit.

Corleone, Douglas Robert Ludlum’s The Janson Equation Paul Janson and Jessica Kincaid suspect that a young woman’s murder was orchestrated by a shadowy unit of the U.S. State Department as part of a larger plot to provoke violence between North and South Korea.

Delinsky, Barbara Blueprints Caroline MacAfee and her daughter Jamie, co-hosts of a TV home renovation show, try to cope with difficult changes in both their professional and personal lives. While loyalties shift, decisions hover and new relationships tempt, their challenge comes not only in remaking themselves but in rebuilding their relationship with each other.

Deveraux, Jude Ever After Hallie Hartley, a young physical therapist, can’t deny her attraction to her latest client. Wealthy, young James Taggert has injured his leg in a skiing accident. Assuming that the devastatingly handsome man has led a charmed life, Hallie is surprised by Jamie at every turn throughout his recovery. His attentions draw her out of her shell – but he has a dark secret and is tormented by nightmares that only her presence can keep at bay. She suspects there’s more to his injury than he’s letting on.

Frank, Dorothea Benton All the Single Ladies In the heart of the Carolina Lowcountry three amazing middle-aged women are bonded together by another woman’s death. Through their shared loss they forge a deep friendship, asking critical questions about their lives and their futures. A plan is conceived and unfurls with each turn of the tide during one sweltering summer on the Isle of Palms. Without ever fully realizing how close they were to the edge, they finally triumph amid laughter and maybe even newfound love.

Golden, Christopher Tin Men As the world faces escalating political, economic and environmental disasters, the military has developed a force of elite soldiers to keep the peace. The Tin Men are soldiers virtually transported to inhabit robot frames in war-torn countries. When PFC Danny Kelso starts his day shift in Syria, a rogue electromagnetic pulse throws everything into darkness and Danny’s conscious mind is trapped within his robot body. The attack turns out to have been global and now the Tin Men must race against time to save not only themselves but society as we know it.

Green, Jane Summer Secrets Working as a high-powered journalist in late 1990s London and downing too much drink, Catherine Coombs is shocked when she finally learns the identity of her father and ruins some crucial female friendships. Fifteen years later, she tries to make amends.

Green, Simon R. From a Drood to a Kill Eddie Drood is the latest in a long line of folks who chase monsters for a living to keep humanity safe from all that is dark, demonic, and just downright evil. But now several big names in the supernatural community have been kidnapped. To save his loved ones, Drood must become a ringer in the “Big Game” – a deadly contest that’s undoubtedly rigged by the Powers That Be.

Hamilton, Laurell K. Dead Ice The FBI is having one hell of a zombie issue. Someone is producing zombie porn. Vampire hunter Anita Blake has seen her share of freaky undead fetishes, but the women being victimized aren’t just mindless, rotting corpses. Their souls are trapped behind their eyes, signaling voodoo of the blackest kind. It’s the sort of case that can leave a mark on a person. And Anita’s own soul may not survive unscathed.

King, Stephen Finders Keepers “Wake up, genius.” So begins King’s instantly riveting story about a vengeful reader. The genius is John Rothstein, an iconic author who created a famous character, Jimmy Gold, but who hasn’t published a book for decades. Morris Bellamy is livid, not just because Rothstein has stopped providing books, but because the nonconformist Jimmy Gold has sold out for a career in advertising. Morris kills Rothstein and empties his safe of cash and notebooks containing at least one more Gold novel. Morris hides the money and the notebooks, but is then locked away for another crime. Decades later, a boy named Pete Saubers finds the treasure, becoming the latest target of the ever-more deranged Morris when he’s released from prison after thirty-five years.

Lackey, Mercedes From a High Tower The newest adventure in Lackey’s Elemental Masters series is a retelling of Rapunzel’s not-so-happily-ever-after ending.

Lindsey, Johanna Wildfire In His Arms Saddled with a sassy, spirited young woman who insists she is innocent, gunfighter Degan Grant must hunt down a vicious killer and keep an old enemy at bay. But forced into intimate proximity with his beguiling prisoner, he finds his desire sparking into a wildfire of passion, and he can no longer deny that it’s time for them to risk confronting their pasts so he can have a chance at a future with her in his arms forever.

Meltzer, Brad The President’s Shadow 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 towards the dark truth about his father’s death.

Michaels, Fern Double Down The Sisterhood is back, ready to pursue the rich and powerful criminals who think they’re above the law. With the help of their significant others, the ladies are taking on a pharmaceutical company peddling dangerous drugs and a slumlord with political connections. When the Sisterhood and their allies decide to get involved, no one is beyond the reach of true justice.

Palmer, Diana Untamed Mercenary Stanton Rourke is dangerous in every way – especially to Clarisse Carrington’s heart. But danger is following Clarisse, leaving her no choice but to rely on Rourke, even as the old wounds lying dormant between them flare up again.

Patterson, James & Howard Roughan Truth or Die Attorney Trevor Mann unearths evidence of a shocking secret that – if it actually exists – every government and terrorist organization around the world would do anything to possess. Suddenly it’s up to Trevor, along with a teenage genius who gives new meaning to the phrase “too smart for his own good,” to make sure that secret doesn’t fall into the wrong hands.

Reich, Christopher Invasion of Privacy One woman’s quest to discover the truth behind her husband’s death will pit her against a new generation of cutting-edge surveillance technology and the most dangerous conspiracy in America.

Shaara, Jeff The Fateful Lightning 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 alarm sounded.

Vachss, Andrew H. Signwave Undercurrents rise to the surface as Dell employs his mercenary soldier skills to follow the trail of a man who unwisely threatened his beloved wife, Dolly. This is a man with the deadly patience of a gila monster and a complex agenda.

 



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