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Welcome to sunny Hawaii, where the palm trees sway, the tropical breezes blow, and a gangland-style turf war is erupting. Joseph is one of the best chefs in...
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Moist
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“Smith’s energetic thriller is an ode to the hard-boiled Los Angeles of Raymond Chandler and James Ellroy, spun out in brighter-than-life Starburst colors.” —Los...
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Salty: A Novel
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It’s rock stars vs. pirates in Thailand in the latest comic thriller by Mark Haskell Smith, a man who “writes like Carl Hiaasen’s oversexed cousin” (Booklist).“[...
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Women In Praise of the Sacred
From Publishers Weekly Edited by poet Jane Hirshfield, this anthology collects poetry by women from 43 centuries and many countries that speaks to matters of the...
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More than an autobiography of an extraordinary woman, it is also the story of a century of French history as lived through the experiences and fates of three...
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TRIANGLE by Katharine Weber
By the time she dies at age 106, Esther Gottesfeld, the last survivor of the Triangle Shirtwaist fire, has told the story of that day many times. But her own role...
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In The Long Night of Flying, Sharon Olson’s engaging first collection, the reader is taken on a journey into a world of vulnerability, incipience, and mystery....
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Taking Care of Cleo
The year is 1928, the height of Prohibition; the setting is a resort town on the northwestern shore of Lake Michigan. The Bearwalds are the only Jewish family in...
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In her first book, Clotilde Dusoulier provides a glimpse into the life of a young Parisian as she savors all that the city has to offer and shares her cooking...
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The vivid prose, raw energy, pulse-pounding action, and unforgettable characters will remind readers of S. E. Hinton's The Outsiders. Rocked by his father's recent...
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  Sizzling tales of bad boys, bruised hearts, and sweaty encounters. Lambda Award finalist M. Christian’s stories of men-who-love-men have been selected for...
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Animal behaviorist September Day has lost everything—husband murdered, career in ruins, confidence shot—and flees to Texas to recover. She’s forced out of...
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The Lighthouse Beckons is a book of broad-based, incisive, sometimes ethereal poems. The Lighthouse Beckons invites you to sample its various forms of light: the...
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Summon Up The Blood
"First in a brand-new historical mystery series featuring decidedly unconventional turn of the century sleuth, Detective Inspector Silas Quinn. ""London, 1914." A...
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The Way to Communicate
The Way to Communicate is a practical and philosophical guide to understanding and building enlightened person-to-person communication skills in an increasingly...
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Blue Wolf: An Alix Thorssen Mystery
As Jackson Hole, Wyoming, gallery owner Alix Thorssen plans an art auction to promote wolf conservation, she is plunged into a bitter feud between ranchers and...
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Last year I wrote you of my foolhardy pledge to write one rhyming political poems per day on Twitter, from that point (June 2011) to the 2012 election. I should've...
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Set your heart racing...
  Savannah Montgomery is a beautiful woman with a tumultuous past. After deciding to start fresh she finds herself at a sprawling horse farm in Kentucky where...
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Shelby Masterson has had her share of trouble.  Now, however, she is ready to move on with her life.  She has a new job, great friends, and has been...
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