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patry-francis's picture
Mar.12.2014
Set on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, a suspenseful page-turning saga of love, murder, and the true meaning of faith from the author of the acclaimed The Liar’s Diary. Set in the close-knit Portuguese community of Provincetown, Massachusetts, The Orphans of Race Point traces the relationship between...
vivian-moore's picture
Dec.26.2013
Analise Christion gave up on love ages ago. She was first abandoned by her father and forced to live poor with her single mother in the inner city of Atlanta. She conquered poverty to earn a full scholarship to Alabama A&M, where she met and fell in love with Braxton, her college sweetheart....
rachel-willen's picture
Oct.18.2013
Rachel Willen’s LADDERS TO HEAVEN is THE CHOSEN for a new generation— Potok’s 1940’s Brooklyn giving way to her gritty 1990’s Crown Heights. Five compelling coming-of-age characters live out this edgy, push-pull story that juxtaposes ultra-orthodox Judaism with the modern, secular world—a...
lois-duncan's picture
Sep.04.2013
From the master of thrillers and the supernatural comes a collection thirteen short stories that have never been published before in book form. Written in the Stars contains Lois Duncan's earliest stories—one published at the age of thirteen—from the tale of an army sergeant whose suspicious...
christopher-meeks's picture
May.29.2013
THE SETUP: Everyone has a bad day. Graduate student Ian Nash has lost his girlfriend in addition to being dropped from a Ph.D. program in theatre at a Southern California university. When he stops at a local coffee shop in the lobby of a bank to apply for a job, the proverbial organic matter...
mary-wallace's picture
Feb.06.2013
This deep book highlights the true meaning of sacrifice and love.  In the economic chaos of broken down Detroit, Celeste falls in love with Eddie, a wounded Iraq War veteran dealing with his inner PTSD scars.  As she finds the courage to follow her dreams to Hawaii, the possibility of...
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Oct.18.2012
Astrid Jones desperately wants to confide in someone, but her mother's pushiness and her father's lack of interest tell her they're the last people she can trust. Instead, Astrid spends hours lying on the backyard picnic table watching airplanes fly overhead. She doesn't know the passengers inside...
marilyn-yalom's picture
Oct.17.2012
How the French love love!  It occupies an honored place in their sense of identity, on a par with fashion, food, wine, and the rights of man.  For hundreds of years, the French have championed themselves as guides to the art of love.  Marilyn Yalom distills her readings of...
mohammed-aftab-yusuf-shaikh's picture
Sep.29.2012
A collection of poems written on varied themes with the taste of Indianness lurking behind the words.
roberta-m-roy's picture
Sep.01.2012
Jenkins 2011 Living Now Awards Medal in Inspirational Fiction Dirty bombs, arson, and a nuclear meltdown cause residents of the village of Locklee to seek informed and creative answers as they struggle to respond to the needs of...