Skios: A Novel

By Michael Frayn

Longlisted for the fellow Booker Prize and a Washington Post awesome e-book of the Year

On the personal Greek island of Skios, the high-paying site visitors of a world-renowned origin arrange for the yearly keynote handle, to receive this yr through Dr. Norman Wilfred, an getting older and bulky authority at the medical association of technology. He seems to be unusually younger and fascinating, and everybody is quickly consuming out of his hand.

Meanwhile, in a distant villa on the different finish of the island, the ravishing Georgie has agreed to spend a furtive horizontal weekend with a infamous schemer, who has normally did not occur. Trapped there along with her as an alternative is a pompous, balding person referred to as Dr. Norman Wilfred, who has misplaced his whereabouts, his baggage, and his temper―indeed, every little thing he possesses except the textual content of a lecture at the clinical association of science.

In a spiraling farce approximately upright lecturers, bold climbers, and dotty philanthropists, Michael Frayn, "the god of farce" (Entertainment Weekly), tells a narrative of non-public disintegration, probing his everlasting subject matter of ways we all know what we all know at the same time he promises us to the outer limits of hilarity.

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By Michael Frayn

Longlisted for the fellow Booker Prize and a Washington Post awesome e-book of the Year

On the personal Greek island of Skios, the high-paying site visitors of a world-renowned origin arrange for the yearly keynote handle, to receive this yr through Dr. Norman Wilfred, an getting older and bulky authority at the medical association of technology. He seems to be unusually younger and fascinating, and everybody is quickly consuming out of his hand.

Meanwhile, in a distant villa on the different finish of the island, the ravishing Georgie has agreed to spend a furtive horizontal weekend with a infamous schemer, who has normally did not occur. Trapped there along with her as an alternative is a pompous, balding person referred to as Dr. Norman Wilfred, who has misplaced his whereabouts, his baggage, and his temper―indeed, every little thing he possesses except the textual content of a lecture at the clinical association of science.

In a spiraling farce approximately upright lecturers, bold climbers, and dotty philanthropists, Michael Frayn, "the god of farce" (Entertainment Weekly), tells a narrative of non-public disintegration, probing his everlasting subject matter of ways we all know what we all know at the same time he promises us to the outer limits of hilarity.

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Any Duchess Will Do (Spindle Cove)

By Tessa Dare

What's a duke to do, while the lady who is completely mistaken turns into the girl he cannot dwell without?

Griffin York, the Duke of Halford, has no wish to wed this season--or any season--but his diabolical mom abducts him to "Spinster Cove" and insists he choose a bride from the women in place of abode. Griff comes to a decision to train her a lesson that may finish the wedding debate eternally. He chooses the serving girl.

Overworked and suffering, Pauline Simms does not dream approximately dukes. All she desires is to hold up her barmaid apron and open a book shop. That dream turns into attainable whilst an boastful, sinfully beautiful duke bargains her a small fortune for a week's employment. Her tasks are uncomplicated: undergo his mother's "duchess training"... and fail miserably.

But in London, Pauline is not a depressing failure. She's a courageous, quick-witted, beguiling failure--a girl who ignites Griff's hope and soothes the darkness in his soul. preserving Pauline by way of his aspect will not be effortless. no matter if Society may perhaps settle for a serving woman duchess--can a roguish duke persuade a serving woman to belief him together with her heart?

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By Tessa Dare

What's a duke to do, while the lady who is completely mistaken turns into the girl he cannot dwell without?

Griffin York, the Duke of Halford, has no wish to wed this season--or any season--but his diabolical mom abducts him to "Spinster Cove" and insists he choose a bride from the women in place of abode. Griff comes to a decision to train her a lesson that may finish the wedding debate eternally. He chooses the serving girl.

Overworked and suffering, Pauline Simms does not dream approximately dukes. All she desires is to hold up her barmaid apron and open a book shop. That dream turns into attainable whilst an boastful, sinfully beautiful duke bargains her a small fortune for a week's employment. Her tasks are uncomplicated: undergo his mother's "duchess training"... and fail miserably.

But in London, Pauline is not a depressing failure. She's a courageous, quick-witted, beguiling failure--a girl who ignites Griff's hope and soothes the darkness in his soul. preserving Pauline by way of his aspect will not be effortless. no matter if Society may perhaps settle for a serving woman duchess--can a roguish duke persuade a serving woman to belief him together with her heart?

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The Quarryman's Bride (Land of Shining Water)

By Tracie Peterson

Separated by way of accountability, but bonded via love, can Emmalyne and Tavin dare to dream that God may perhaps switch the hearts of these holding them aside?

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By Tracie Peterson

Separated by way of accountability, but bonded via love, can Emmalyne and Tavin dare to dream that God may perhaps switch the hearts of these holding them aside?

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Fear No Evil: A Novel (No Evil Trilogy)

By Allison Brennan

In our on-line world, not anyone can pay attention you scream.

Instead of getting ready for her highschool commencement, Lucy Kincaid is dealing with a vicious execution. Lured by means of a web predator, she’s destined to die horribly–live at the Internet–while 1000's of heartless audience watch and vote at the approach to her slaughter. Her family’s in simple terms desire rests with Kate Donovan, an FBI agent who took at the comparable sadistic killer as soon as earlier than . . . and misplaced. Blamed for one more girl’s grotesque homicide, Kate’s been combating to transparent her identify. yet she is of the same opinion to hitch the search for Lucy–and reluctantly steps again into her worst nightmare.

With time operating out sooner than the bloody webcast airs, Kate groups up with forensic psychiatrist Dillon Kincaid to get contained in the head of her twisted quarry, 0 in on his chamber of horrors, and achieve Lucy sooner than grim heritage repeats itself and one other innocent’s brutal loss of life is going hideously live.

Face the terror. converse its identify. See its face.

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By Allison Brennan

In our on-line world, not anyone can pay attention you scream.

Instead of getting ready for her highschool commencement, Lucy Kincaid is dealing with a vicious execution. Lured by means of a web predator, she’s destined to die horribly–live at the Internet–while 1000's of heartless audience watch and vote at the approach to her slaughter. Her family’s in simple terms desire rests with Kate Donovan, an FBI agent who took at the comparable sadistic killer as soon as earlier than . . . and misplaced. Blamed for one more girl’s grotesque homicide, Kate’s been combating to transparent her identify. yet she is of the same opinion to hitch the search for Lucy–and reluctantly steps again into her worst nightmare.

With time operating out sooner than the bloody webcast airs, Kate groups up with forensic psychiatrist Dillon Kincaid to get contained in the head of her twisted quarry, 0 in on his chamber of horrors, and achieve Lucy sooner than grim heritage repeats itself and one other innocent’s brutal loss of life is going hideously live.

Face the terror. converse its identify. See its face.

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Delicious (The Buchanans)

By Susan Mallery

New York occasions bestselling writer Susan Mallery brings you this mouthwatering classic… 

Cal Buchanan wishes a top-flight chef to take over his failing Seattle eating place, The Waterfront. He can have the funds for to rent the simplest in town—the simply challenge is that the simplest occurs to be his ex-wife, Penny Jackson. 

Penny fairly wishes this chance, yet she does not want the distraction of operating along with her ex. She's sworn off romance—she's even having a child on her personal. yet ahead of she is familiar with it, the warmth is on…and the charm among her and Cal strikes from a low simmer to an entire boil! 

The relaxation will be effortless as pie, yet a mystery from Dessert Cal's prior may possibly damage every thing. possibly it is actual that too many chefs wreck the broth—or probably is sufficient to make it irresistible.

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By Susan Mallery

New York occasions bestselling writer Susan Mallery brings you this mouthwatering classic… 

Cal Buchanan wishes a top-flight chef to take over his failing Seattle eating place, The Waterfront. He can have the funds for to rent the simplest in town—the simply challenge is that the simplest occurs to be his ex-wife, Penny Jackson. 

Penny fairly wishes this chance, yet she does not want the distraction of operating along with her ex. She's sworn off romance—she's even having a child on her personal. yet ahead of she is familiar with it, the warmth is on…and the charm among her and Cal strikes from a low simmer to an entire boil! 

The relaxation will be effortless as pie, yet a mystery from Dessert Cal's prior may possibly damage every thing. possibly it is actual that too many chefs wreck the broth—or probably is sufficient to make it irresistible.

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The Temptation (The Secret Circle, Book 6)

By L. J. Smith

The Temptation is the spellbinding end to New York Times bestselling writer L. J. Smith's YA mystery Circle sequence, ideal for fanatics of the gorgeous Creatures series.

As the chief of the key Circle, Cassie is confronted with very unlikely offerings and new risks at each flip . . . and one improper circulate can holiday the Circle aside perpetually. Now, as Cassie battles her evil part sister, she faces a brand new and poor possibility. Black John's curse has been unleashed at the Circle, and it truly is as much as Cassie to set issues right.

As Cassie's middle is confirmed once again, she is compelled to eventually make a choice from Nick and Adam, and he or she faces the final word attempt of her strength during this gripping showdown among stable and evil.

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By L. J. Smith

The Temptation is the spellbinding end to New York Times bestselling writer L. J. Smith's YA mystery Circle sequence, ideal for fanatics of the gorgeous Creatures series.

As the chief of the key Circle, Cassie is confronted with very unlikely offerings and new risks at each flip . . . and one improper circulate can holiday the Circle aside perpetually. Now, as Cassie battles her evil part sister, she faces a brand new and poor possibility. Black John's curse has been unleashed at the Circle, and it truly is as much as Cassie to set issues right.

As Cassie's middle is confirmed once again, she is compelled to eventually make a choice from Nick and Adam, and he or she faces the final word attempt of her strength during this gripping showdown among stable and evil.

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Hot Secret (The Molly DeWitt Mysteries, Book 2)

By Sherryl Woods

Homicide at the SET

Hotshot younger movie director Gregory Kinsey used to be final overheard arguing together with his boozy, bawdy, over-the-hill big name, Veronica Weston. Moments later he used to be lifeless -- in Veronica's trailer. Veronica used to be again within the headlines, yet this time she wanted an alibi, and Molly DeWitt used to be it. Molly's PR task used to be to maintain each person chuffed. yet this used to be homicide, a problem Molly couldn't face up to -- from now on than she might face up to murder detective Michael O'Hara, out of his district yet certainly in her league. What would it not take to get O'Hara concerned? Molly used to be flirting with risk, yet sought after the beautiful detective by means of her side.

The police imagine it's an open-and-shut case starring Veronica Weston. Molly doesn't agree. to discover the solutions, she and Michael needs to strip the mask from a forged of power killers, each one of whom has a purpose. yet just one has a smoking gun...

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By Sherryl Woods

Homicide at the SET

Hotshot younger movie director Gregory Kinsey used to be final overheard arguing together with his boozy, bawdy, over-the-hill big name, Veronica Weston. Moments later he used to be lifeless -- in Veronica's trailer. Veronica used to be again within the headlines, yet this time she wanted an alibi, and Molly DeWitt used to be it. Molly's PR task used to be to maintain each person chuffed. yet this used to be homicide, a problem Molly couldn't face up to -- from now on than she might face up to murder detective Michael O'Hara, out of his district yet certainly in her league. What would it not take to get O'Hara concerned? Molly used to be flirting with risk, yet sought after the beautiful detective by means of her side.

The police imagine it's an open-and-shut case starring Veronica Weston. Molly doesn't agree. to discover the solutions, she and Michael needs to strip the mask from a forged of power killers, each one of whom has a purpose. yet just one has a smoking gun...

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The Last Song

By Nicholas Sparks

Seventeen 12 months previous Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's existence used to be became upside-down while her mom and dad divorced and her father moved from manhattan urban to Wrightsville seashore, North Carolina. 3 years later, she is still offended and alientated from her mom and dad, specially her father...until her mom makes a decision it'd be in everyone's most sensible curiosity if she spent the summer time in Wilmington with him. Ronnie's father, a former live performance pianist and instructor, resides a quiet existence within the seashore city, immersed in making a murals that might develop into the center-piece of an area church.
The story that unfolds is an unforgettable tale of affection on many levels--first love, love among mom and dad and kids -- that demonstrates, as just a Nicholas Sparks novel can, the various ways in which love can holiday our hearts...and heal them.

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By Nicholas Sparks

Seventeen 12 months previous Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's existence used to be became upside-down while her mom and dad divorced and her father moved from manhattan urban to Wrightsville seashore, North Carolina. 3 years later, she is still offended and alientated from her mom and dad, specially her father...until her mom makes a decision it'd be in everyone's most sensible curiosity if she spent the summer time in Wilmington with him. Ronnie's father, a former live performance pianist and instructor, resides a quiet existence within the seashore city, immersed in making a murals that might develop into the center-piece of an area church.
The story that unfolds is an unforgettable tale of affection on many levels--first love, love among mom and dad and kids -- that demonstrates, as just a Nicholas Sparks novel can, the various ways in which love can holiday our hearts...and heal them.

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Look-Alike Lawman (Love Inspired Large Print)

By Glynna Kaye

Whilst big-city cop Grayson Wallace visits an easy institution for occupation day, he reveals his heartstrings without warning tugged by means of a six-year-old fatherless boy. grey bargains to mentor the kid, yet widowed mom Elise Lopez wishes not anything to do with males in uniform. Now he cannot get the suffering Lopezes off his brain. All he can take into consideration is what family members means—especially after learning the same dual brother he hadn't identified he had in Grasslands. might be a visit to ranch state is simply what he, Elise and little Cory want.

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By Glynna Kaye

Whilst big-city cop Grayson Wallace visits an easy institution for occupation day, he reveals his heartstrings without warning tugged by means of a six-year-old fatherless boy. grey bargains to mentor the kid, yet widowed mom Elise Lopez wishes not anything to do with males in uniform. Now he cannot get the suffering Lopezes off his brain. All he can take into consideration is what family members means—especially after learning the same dual brother he hadn't identified he had in Grasslands. might be a visit to ranch state is simply what he, Elise and little Cory want.

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Infamous

By Suzanne Brockmann

In her first paperback unique in additional than six years, ny occasions bestselling writer Suzanne Brockmann can provide an unforgettable novel of up to date romance and exciting suspense.
 
When background professor Alison Carter grew to become a expert to the movie model of the Wild West legend she’d committed her occupation to learning, she couldn’t probably have recognized that she wouldn't merely get a front-row seat to a full-blown Hollywood circus yet may innocently witness anything that may placed her lifestyles at risk. Nor did she count on tall stranger in a cowboy hat might flip the movie—and her world—completely upside down.

A. J. Gallagher didn’t crash the set in dusty Arizona to rub elbows with Hollywood’s elite. not able to disregard ghosts from the previous that refuse to stick buried, A. J. got here to place an finish to the fake legend that has tarnished the popularity of his relations. but if he confronts Alison, sparks fly. And while Alison is concentrated through ruthless criminals, without notice she and A .J. needs to face the serious allure that threatens to devour them—and continue to exist the risk that threatens their very lives. 

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By Suzanne Brockmann

In her first paperback unique in additional than six years, ny occasions bestselling writer Suzanne Brockmann can provide an unforgettable novel of up to date romance and exciting suspense.
 
When background professor Alison Carter grew to become a expert to the movie model of the Wild West legend she’d committed her occupation to learning, she couldn’t probably have recognized that she wouldn't merely get a front-row seat to a full-blown Hollywood circus yet may innocently witness anything that may placed her lifestyles at risk. Nor did she count on tall stranger in a cowboy hat might flip the movie—and her world—completely upside down.

A. J. Gallagher didn’t crash the set in dusty Arizona to rub elbows with Hollywood’s elite. not able to disregard ghosts from the previous that refuse to stick buried, A. J. got here to place an finish to the fake legend that has tarnished the popularity of his relations. but if he confronts Alison, sparks fly. And while Alison is concentrated through ruthless criminals, without notice she and A .J. needs to face the serious allure that threatens to devour them—and continue to exist the risk that threatens their very lives. 

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