So Faux, So Good (A Den of Antiquity Mystery) by Tamar Myers

By Tamar Myers

Each SHROUD HAS A SILVER LINING Abigail Timberlake, proprietor of the Den of Antiquity, hasn't ever been happier. She is set to marry the guy of her desires AND has simply outbid all different Charlotte, North Carolina, old buyers for a gorgeous English tea carrier. Then Mama (who is working off to be a nun) stops by way of to bring an early marriage ceremony current, and it rains on Abby's parade. The extraordinary tea carrier Abby paid mammoth dollars for has a dual. A frazzled Abby reveals extra difficulty on her doorstep -- actually -- whilst an area auctioneer mysteriously collapses outdoor her store and a press clipping of her engagement statement turns up within the pockets of a useless guy. (Obviously she will not be getting a marriage current from him.) Tracing the deceased to a small city within the Pennsylvania Dutch state, Abby heads above the Mason-Dixon Line to go looking for clues to the origins of fake tea providers. observed by way of a trio of eccentric buyers and her liked yet stressed-out cat, she longs for her Southern fatherland as she confronts a menagerie of doubtful characters. Digging for solutions, Abby realizes that she may possibly simply be digging her personal grave in -- horrors! -- Yankeeland.

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The sanctuary by Raymond Khoury

By Raymond Khoury

Within the strong new mystery from the writer of the overseas bestseller The final Templar, a geneticist and a CIA agent on a dangerous quest to discover the main harmful ebook on the planet find a mystery that has destroyed every person in its direction for hundreds of years Naples, 1750. at the hours of darkness, 3 males with swords burst into the palazzo of a marquis. Their chief, the Prince of San Severo, accuses the marquis of being an imposter, and calls for to grasp a mystery in basic terms the marquis harbors. within the struggle that ensues, the fake marquis escapes over the rooftops of Naples, forsaking a burning palazzo and a raging prince now passionate about discovering his quarry at any rate. Baghdad, 2003. a military unit on a regimen venture makes a scary discovery: a nation- of-the-art, hid lab the place dozens—men, ladies, children—have died, the topics of ugly experiments. The mysterious scientist they have been after, a guy believed to be engaged on a bioweapon and recognized in simple terms because the hakeem—the doctor—escapes, taking with him the startling fact approximately his paintings. A perplexing clue is left in the back of: a round image of a snake feeding by itself tail. because the energy of the emblem involves mild, revealing the centuries of destruction left in its wake, one unsuspecting lady stands on the middle of a conspiracy which can switch the area perpetually. within the masterful fingers of foreign bestseller Raymond Khoury, The Sanctuary grants a similar rapid-fire suspense and provocative scholarship that made The final Templar a coast-to-coast blockbuster.

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Last Night at Chateau Marmont: A Novel by Lauren Weisberger

By Lauren Weisberger

Brooke enjoyed examining the dishy famous person gossip rag final evening. that's, till her marriage grew to become a weekly headline.Brooke was once attracted to the soulful, enigmatic Julian adjust the first actual time she heard him practice “Hallelujah” at a gloomy East Village dive bar.Now 5 years married, Brooke balances jobs—as a nutritionist at NYU medical institution and as a expert to an higher East aspect ladies’ college, the place privilege long gone incorrect and disordered consuming run rampant—in order to aid aid her husband’s dream of constructing it within the track world.Things are having a look up whilst after years of enjoying big apple golf equipment and toiling as an A&R intern, Julian eventually will get signed by means of Sony. even if no one’s promising that the album will ever hit the airwaves, Julian continues to be devoted to logging in lengthy hours on the recording studio. All that adjustments after Julian is requested to accomplish at the this night express with Jay Leno—and is catapulted to stardom, actually in a single day. extraordinary possibilities commence stoning up nearly daily—a new dressmaker dresser, a travel with Maroon five, even a Grammy performance.At first the newfound repute is fun—who wouldn’t are looking to remain on the Chateau Marmont or stopover at the set of 1 of television’s most well liked indicates? but it sounds as if Brooke’s candy husband—the guy who can’t deal with sizzling showers and wears socks to bed—is more and more absent, even on these infrequent nights they’re domestic jointly. while rumors approximately Brooke and Julian swirl within the tabloid magazines, she starts to question the reality of her marriage and is pressured to eventually come to phrases with what she thinks she wants—and what she really wishes.

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The Cookbook Collector: A Novel by Allegra Goodman

By Allegra Goodman

Heralded as “a modern-day Jane Austen” by way of united states at the present time, nationwide booklet Award finalist and ny occasions bestselling writer Allegra Goodman has pressured and extremely joyful millions of readers. Now, in her such a lot formidable paintings but, Goodman weaves jointly the worlds of Silicon Valley and infrequent ebook gathering in a scrumptious novel approximately urge for food, temptation, and fulfillment.Emily and Jessamine Bach are opposites in each means: Twenty-eight-year-old Emily is the CEO of Veritech, twenty-three-year-old Jess is an environmental activist and graduate scholar in philosophy. Pragmatic Emily is creating a fortune in Silicon Valley, romantic Jess works in an antiquarian book place. Emily is rational and pushed, whereas Jess is dreamy and eccentric. Emily’s boyfriend, Jonathan, is superbly profitable. Jess’s boyfriends, no longer so much—as her business enterprise George issues out in what he hopes is a very disinterested way.Bicoastal, remarkable, wealthy in rules and characters, The Cookbook Collector is a unique approximately getting and spending, and concerning the substitutions we make once we can’t locate what we’re searching for: interpreting cookbooks rather than cooking, speculating rather than growing, amassing rather than residing. yet mainly it truly is approximately protecting directly to what's genuine in a digital global: love that remains.

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How to Teach Filthy Rich Girls by Zoey Dean

By Zoey Dean

Fresh Yale graduate Megan Smith involves long island with gigantic plans for a occupation in journalism or even greater pupil personal loan debt: $75,000. whilst she flails at her trashy tabloid activity, she's given an get away hatch: train seventeen-year-old exact twins Rose and Sage Baker--yes, the notorious Baker heiresses of Palm seashore, Florida, most sensible recognized for his or her enormous fortunes and their penchant for drunkenly flashing the paparazzi -- and get their SAT rankings up adequate to get into Duke. most unlikely activity -- certain. but when she succeeds, her pupil accounts are historical past. regrettably for Megan, the Baker twins are not approximately to curtail their busy social schedules for easy algebra. and so they definitely will not be extremely joyful to need to sit for a learn consultation with dowdy Megan. Megan speedy discovers that if she is going to get her funds, she'll need to study her Pucci from her Prada. And if she will be able to glance the half, possibly, simply perhaps, she will educate the ladies whatever alongside the best way.

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Fowl Prey by Mary Daheim

By Mary Daheim

Leaving the Hillside manor in able palms, bed-and-breakfast hostess Judith McMonigle heads north to Vancouver's inn Clovia along with her irrepressibly voracious cousin Renie for a pre-Thanksgiving getaway. but if an addled and impoverished popcorn seller is murdered -- with his foul-mouthed puppy parakeet -- a neighborhood copper's suspicious gaze settles at the vacationing american citizens. The cousins, in flip, suspect one of many "Sacred 8" -- an odd-duck collection of glamorous showbiz glitterati at the moment accrued on the historical resort. And until Judith and Renie can pluck a killer from the secretive, star-studded workforce, their ducks can be completely cooked briefly order!

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Since You're Leaving Anyway, Take Out the Trash by Dixie Cash|Copyright Paperback Collection

By Dixie Cash|Copyright Paperback Collection

The most powerful, sexiest, and sassiest debut modern romance we have seen due to the fact Rachel Gibson! the standard of Dixie's writing mixed with the natural romance of the tale promises that Avon Romance has simply got a brand new famous person. Debbie Sue Overstreet continues to be the best-looking gal in Saltlick, TX-and her ex-husband blood brother remains to be the best-looking sheriff. due to a thriving gossip mill (also referred to as Debbie's hair salon), there is no such thing as a factor in Saltlick that she does not learn about sooner than a person else. that's, till someone offs snooty Pearl Ann Carruthers. With blood brother at the case, the lady who has to understand every little thing is stumped through not only one, yet questions: first, who killed Pearl Ann and why, and moment, how the heck did she ever allow blood brother Overstreet break out? fortunate for Saltlick and blood brother either, she ability to determine the solutions, it doesn't matter what it takes!

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The Post-Birthday World: A Novel (P.S.) by Lionel Shriver

By Lionel Shriver

American kid's e-book illustrator Irina McGovern enjoys a safe, settled lifestyles in London together with her clever, dependable, disciplined associate, Lawrence—until the evening she unearths herself inexplicably interested in kissing one other guy, a passionate, extravagant, top-ranked snooker participant. competing exchange futures hinge in this unmarried kiss, as Irina's decision—to quit to temptation or to maintain her probably secure partnership with Lawrence—will have momentous results for her occupation, her friendships and familial relationships, and the feel of her everyday life.

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When It Happens to You: A Novel in Stories by Molly Ringwald

By Molly Ringwald

While it occurs to you, you may be stunned. That factor they are saying approximately the way you knew forever, yet simply weren't dealing with it? that would be the case, yet however, there you may be.

Molly Ringwald mines the complexities of recent relationships during this gripping and nuanced selection of interlinked tales. Writing with a deep compassion for human imperfection, Ringwald follows a l. a. relations and their associates and pals whereas they negotiate the damaging terrain of daily life—revealing the deceptions, heartbreak, and vulnerability frequent to us all.

In "The Harvest Moon," a stay-at-home mother grapples with age, infertility, and an more and more far-off husband. In "Ursa Minor," a former children's tv big name attempts to rebuild his existence after being hospitalized for "exhaustion." An aged girl mourns the lack of her husband and her estranged dating together with her daughter in "The Little One." In "My Olivia," a unmarried mom reveals untapped reserves of energy to guard her flamboyant six-year-old son who needs basically to put on clothes and be addressed as Olivia. And within the devastating name tale, a betrayed spouse chronicles her soreness and alienation, resulting in an eviscerating denouement.

because the lives of those characters converge and diverge in unforeseen methods, Ringwald unearths a startling eye for the universality of loss, love, and the hunt for connection. An unflinching but poignant exam of the intricacies of the human middle, When It occurs to You is an auspicious literary debut.

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Getting to Happy (Waiting to Exhale, Book 2) by Terry McMillan

By Terry McMillan

Most sensible pals Savannah, Gloria, Bernadine, and Robin have had their percentage of damaged marriages, concessions, and the teachings realized from taking happiness with no consideration. Now, with every one at a crossroads that would outline their destiny, it’s time for those girls to get their act jointly. They’re on their approach to therapeutic previous hurts and to reclaiming the enjoyment and the desires they deserve. And they’re doing it with spirit, sass, and genuinely-earned religion in a single one other. It’s been fifteen years due to the fact that they exhaled: now they’re ultimately studying to respire.

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