Monthly Archives: April 2017

An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back – Elisabeth Rosenthal

“The definitive guide to the past and future of health care in America.” —Siddhartha Mukherjee, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Emperor of All Maladies and The Gene At a moment of drastic political upheaval, a shocking investigation into the dangerous, expensive, and dysfunctional American healthcare system, as well as solutions to its myriad of problems. In these troubled times, perhaps no institution has unraveled more quickly and more completely than American medicine. In only a few decades, the medical system has been overrun by organizations seeking to exploit ...

The Clements Kettle – Erik Carter

A mysterious artifact. A kidnapping. And a cowboy detective. Barnaby Wilcox is one low-down, rotten scoundrel — the perfect credentials for the Wild West’s only private eye. His current case: tracking down a kettle. That’s right, a kettle. Times are tough. He’ll take what he can get. Besides, the kettle in question is a ransom item. Kidnapping cases are always fun. Rumor has it the kettle is cursed. Everyone who touches it ends up in a pine box. But the kettle puts a different kind ...

Penniless Hearts – Eve Gaal

It’s almost Christmas, and Penny is not at her desk. Feeling as if she’s taken for granted by everyone in her life, Penny itches for adventure and the unknown. Enter Captain Dan Losegg. On a whim, Penny abandons all responsibilities and dashes off to Hawaii with the charming pilot. But before she can say Aloha, trouble is brewing faster than Kona coffee, and Penny finds herself caught up in misadventures and misunderstandings. Full of surprises and unexpected twists, Penniless Hearts is a delightful and romantic ...

The Silence of the Lambs – Thomas Harris

A serial murderer known only by a grotesquely apt nickname–Buffalo Bill–is stalking women. He has a purpose, but no one can fathom it, for the bodies are discovered in different states. Clarice Starling, a young trainee at the FBI Academy, is surprised to be summoned by Jack Crawford, chief of the Bureau’s Behavioral Science section. Her assignment: to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter–Hannibal the Cannibal–who is kept under close watch in the Baltimore State Hospital for the Criminally Insane. Dr. Lecter is a former psychiatrist with ...

Siren’s Wave – J.A. Hazel

A Rock and Roll Love Story. Dark forests, rogue waves, and pinned, brittle dragonflies. Someone’s having nightmares. But who? Sizzling-hot New York rocker, Bran, is sure of just two things in life. You can’t rely on anyone. And love isn’t real. With music and a wild surf to subdue his demons, he can cope with anything. Except maybe Ava. The feisty girl, who works for his Australian record company, is a total pain in the butt. There’s no way she could be the key to ...

Blackgang: The Trickerjack Trail – Chris Tetreault-Blay

Follow the trail. Play the game. Save your soul. Betrayed by those he holds dear, Taylor Pike is in need of a change. A chance meeting with a psychic sends him on a mysterious trip across the water to the Isle of Wight. His only clue is a simple playing card; the Jack of Spades. A cryptic trail of similar cards leads him to the village of Blackgang, where he soon meets Papa Loco, a man shunned by the villagers due to his crazy stories ...

All By Myself, Alone – Mary Higgins Clark

A glamorous cruise on a luxurious ocean liner turns deadly in the latest mystery from “Queen of Suspense” and #1 New York Times bestselling author Mary Higgins Clark. Fleeing a disastrous and humiliating arrest of her husband-to-be on the eve of their wedding, Celia Kilbride, a gems and jewelry expert, hopes to escape from public attention by lecturing on a brand-new cruise ship—the Queen Charlotte. On board she meets eighty-six-year-old Lady Emily Haywood, “Lady Em,” as she is known throughout the world. Immensely wealthy, Lady ...

Moral Misconduct – David DeLee

Three Thrilling Novellas for One Low Price! This collection includes the first three Flynn & Levy novellas from award winning author David DeLee. COP SHOT On a cold, rainy, March night, NYPD homicide detective Frank Flynn catches the worst case there is: A cop shot under the Brooklyn Bridge. Forced to team-up with an Internal Affairs investigator, the two detectives must work together to sort through a plethora of suspects, all of whom have reasons for wanting the dirty cop dead, to determine who shot ...