Monthly Archives: May 2017

Antonia of Venice – Ellyn Peirson

Very few people knew Antonia, despite her eventual fame as “La Stella di Venezia”. Antonia of Venice is an unveiling of love, connected souls, music, power and tragedy. The story lures the reader into the beauty and decadence of 18th century Venice, and into the passions that drive and torment its characters. Antonia develops from being Vivaldi’s star pupil into his musical colleague and the pride of Venetian musical conceit. After she falls in love with Orlando Sagredo, master planner of the Palio, Antonia recognizes ...

Change Agent – Daniel Suarez

New York Times bestselling author Daniel Suarez delivers an exhilarating sci-fi thriller exploring a potential future where CRISPR genetic editing allows the human species to control evolution itself. On a crowded train platform, Interpol agent Kenneth Durand feels the sting of a needle—and his transformation begins… In 2045 Kenneth Durand leads Interpol’s most effective team against genetic crime, hunting down black market labs that perform “vanity edits” on human embryos for a price. These illegal procedures augment embryos in ways that are rapidly accelerating human ...

Beltway Betrayers – Taylor Marsh

Beltway Betrayers (Book 2): A Heart-Thumping Modern Romance, A Powerfully Inventive & Edgy Novel A Genuine Action Adventure Thriller That Will Get You Hooked! Plunge into a captivating story filled with suspense and follow the steps of Alex Gantry, who is striving to escape her haunting past in the pursuit of a better life. A Gripping Romantic, Intriguing Thriller This time the threat is LETHAL. When Alex meets handsome and mysterious Gale, she’s drawn like a magnet to him. Unable to resist, she follows her ...

Prince of Malorn – Annie Douglass Lima

One major obstacle stands between seventeen-year-old Prince Korram and the throne that is his birthright: Regent Rampus. Temporary ruler of Malorn, Rampus has no intention of giving up his position when the crown prince comes of age – or of allowing the prince to live long enough to reach that age. Desperate to build an army of his own to stand against the regent, Korram treks into the Impassable Mountains to try to recruit the one segment of Malornian society not under Rampus’s control. But ...

Finding Our Forever – Brenda Novak

New York Times bestselling author Brenda Novak welcomes readers to the town of Silver Springs, where surprises wait around every corner! The search for her birth mother brought Cora Kelly to the New Horizons Boys Ranch. Getting a job there was easy enough, but confiding in Aiyana, the ranch’s owner, that she’s really her daughter? Cora’s not sure she can do that, not unless she’s confident the news will be welcomed. And once she gets to know Elijah Turner—Aiyana’s adopted son and ranch manager—that decision ...

Time’s Deceit – Stephen Winter

My name is Isabela Instanté and . . . Oh naïve future chrononauts—grab your Temporal Transit manuals and prepare to levitate! Isabela receives a family heirloom from her mother Claire for her 17th birthday: a Chronos, the time-travel device invented by a future dwelling father she’s never met. In her search for Roger Instanté, she finds an America beset by currency revaluations, subversive nests, and with freedoms and property rights at stake. From his penthouse atop the Alcatraz Casino, Roger enlists Isabela in his plans ...

Dangerous Code – Stella Marie Alden

Order another cup of coffee! Stella’s breath-taking tale will have you up half the night. Stella Marie Alden, best known for ‘How to Train Your Knight’, floors us with her first contemporary thriller. Glad I got a first peak. …Justine’s Reviews. *** In one respect, Doctor Jenna Jones is a genius. Too bad she can’t read people worth a damn. Good thing she teams up with Detective Colin O’Brien. Using her application and his street smarts, they search for terrorists threatening New York City. *** ...

Sullivan’s Secret – Robin Murphy

Dr. Marie Bartek enjoys a simple life as the veterinarian of Sullivan’s Island — until her psychic abilities suddenly return after eighteen years. Shaken by the spirits that now haunt her every moment, Marie confides in her best friend. Together, they organize a paranormal investigation team called Sullivan’s Island Paranormal Society: SIPS. As new and unlikely friendships are formed, Marie learns to channel her powers. When they find out that the spirits are trying to warn her of an evil presence on the island, Marie ...

The Only Pirate at the Party – Lindsey Stirling

Dancing electronic violinist Lindsey Stirling shares her unconventional journey in an inspiring New York Times bestselling memoir filled with the energy, persistence, and humor that have helped her successfully pursue a passion outside the box. A classically trained musician gone rogue, Lindsey Stirling is the epitome of independent, millennial-defined success: after being voted off the set of America’s Got Talent, she went on to amass more than ten million social media fans, record two full-length albums, release multiple hits with billions of YouTube views, and ...

Alloria – David Staniforth

On her tenth Birthday Alloria discovers her true identity is a mystery. Her adoptive parents return to her an amulet they took from her after finding her in their cellar, bare-footed and clutching a rag doll. Exploring the cellar and discovering that the amulet opens a mysterious labyrinth, Alloria embarks on a quest in search of answers, a quest that flings her into an adventure brimming with danger, pain, love, magic, and brutal honesty. The magic begins here… and that’s the TRUTH!

A Plague of Dissent – Nic Taylor

The world has changed. As media companies hack into personal communications at will, riots and civil unrest drive the country into a downward spiral of chaos. When Adam and his girlfriend Isobel find themselves pursued by faceless men, they face two options: run, or turn and face their oppressors. With the mysterious men in pursuit and nowhere to turn, they will have to make hard choices while trying to find out why they have been targeted, and how to find a way out.

Tides of Hope – Dawn Tomasko

Fresh from a wrenching divorce and estranged from her college bound daughter, Sara Shepard makes her way to Nantucket. No longer afraid to rock the boat, she’s done with her people pleasing ways. Now she’s ready to boldly make her mark on the world. On her own terms, with no man telling her how it’s going to go down. Leaving his hotshot career in New York, Gabriel Donovan lives out his passion on Nantucket: restoring historic homes. Stunned by one look at Sara, with her ...

The Last Hero – Craig Gaydas

In a dystopian future, superhumans are being manufactured. Having survived a personal tragedy, Bryan Whittaker decides to fight crime and corruption, and save the city from the force that killed his family. After signing up for the Hero Program, Bryan becomes Soulfire. Years later, the “products” of the program are targeted by an assassin. Soulfire finds himself being accused; only he has the abilities sufficient to overpower the others. But is there someone else in the game? With the corrupt Hero Factory shaken to its ...

The Thirst – Jo Nesbo

#1 International Best Seller. In this electrifying new thriller from the author of Police and The Snowman, Inspector Harry Hole hunts down a serial murderer who targets his victims . . . on Tinder. The murder victim, a self-declared Tinder addict. The one solid clue—fragments of rust and paint in her wounds—leaves the investigating team baffled. Two days later, there’s a second murder: a woman of the same age, a Tinder user, an eerily similar scene. The chief of police knows there’s only one man ...