Monthly Archives: November 2017

Murder on the Orient Express – Agatha Christie

THE MOST WIDELY READ MYSTERY OF ALL TIME—NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY KENNETH BRANAGH AND PRODUCED BY RIDLEY SCOTT! “The murderer is with us—on the train now . . .” Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. Without a shred of doubt, one of his fellow passengers is the murderer. Isolated by the ...

Harriet Greer Grows Up – Part 1 – Kirsty Wenn

Harriet Greer is quite content being the underachiever of her family. Sure, she’s 29 years old, has two low-paying part time jobs, a nearly broken down car and an ex-boyfriend who never quite exits her life. But she’s always managed to land on her feet. Or so she thinks. After a disastrous dinner party with her family, Harriet is forced to hear the truth about her life. But the news does not come from her parents or her overachieving sisters. No, instead, Harriet has the ...

A Scarlet Woman: The Fitzgeralds of Dublin Book One – Lorna Peel

Dublin, Ireland, 1880. Tired of treating rich hypochondriacs, Dr Will Fitzgerald left his father’s medical practice and his home on Merrion Square to live and practice medicine in the Liberties. His parents were appalled and his fiancée broke off their engagement. But when Will spends a night in a brothel on the eve of his best friend’s wedding, little does he know that the scarred and disgraced young woman he meets there will alter the course of his life. Isobel Stevens was schooled to be ...

Far from the Tree – Robin Benway

National Book Award Winner! Perfect for fans of NBC’s “This Is Us,” Robin Benway’s beautiful interweaving story of three very different teenagers connected by blood explores the meaning of family in all its forms—how to find it, how to keep it, and how to love it. Being the middle child has its ups and downs. But for Grace, an only child who was adopted at birth, discovering that she is a middle child is a different ride altogether. After putting her own baby up for adoption, she ...

Evergreen Avenue – Book One 1970s – Amelia Keldan

Small town. Big Secrets. It’s 1970s South Australia and the McVee family are moving back up to the picturesque and idyllic Adelaide Hills. Envisioning a long and lazy Summer stretching out before them, they look forward to endless days filled with pool parties, friendship and chocolate fondue. Secrets however, have a way of revealing themselves and no one is prepared for the eventual fallout.

Shadowzone – Simon Rose

Shadowzone is the first book in the Shadowzone series. While watching intense flashes of lightning during a violent storm, Ben experiences mysterious and disturbing visions of another world, one very different from his own. In the chain of events that follow, Ben encounters Charlie, a girl from a dark version of Earth, a planet doomed by the effects of environmental catastrophe, where the leaders will stop at nothing to complete their deadly mission.

Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson – Jeff Guinn

The New York Times bestselling, authoritative account of the life of Charles Manson, filled with surprising new information and previously unpublished photographs: “A riveting, almost Dickensian narrative…four stars” (People). More than forty years ago Charles Manson and his mostly female commune killed nine people, among them the pregnant actress Sharon Tate. It was the culmination of a criminal career that author Jeff Guinn traces back to Manson’s childhood. Guinn interviewed Manson’s sister and cousin, neither of whom had ever previously cooperated with an author. Childhood friends, cellmates, ...

Protective Hearts – D.S. Williams

After her kidnapping by the Chicago Heart Ripper, Finn O’Flaherty is his only surviving victim. Rescued by her brother, Finn struggles to come to terms with what happened and battles the amnesia that prevents her from identifying the serial killer. Caleb Sheppard decides to protect Finn, and suspects there is more to the prolific serial killer than meets the eye. One question haunts him: why was Finn left alive? With the Ripper on their heels, they race against time to retrieve Finn’s memories, keep her ...