Monthly Archives: September 2019

Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead – Jim Mattis and Bing West

A clear-eyed account of learning how to lead in a chaotic world, by General Jim Mattis–the former Secretary of Defense and one of the most formidable strategic thinkers of our time–and Bing West, a former assistant secretary of defense and combat Marine. Call Sign Chaos is the account of Jim Mattis’s storied career, from wide-ranging leadership roles in three wars to ultimately commanding a quarter of a million troops across the Middle East. Along the way, Mattis recounts his foundational experiences as a leader, extracting the ...

The Whisper Man – Alex North

If you like being terrified, The Whisper Man has your name on it.” —The New York Times, Editor’s Pick “SUPERB” —Publisher’s Weekly, Starred Review “BRILLIANT… will satisfy readers of Thomas Harris and Stephen King.” —Booklist, Starred Review In this dark, suspenseful thriller, Alex North weaves a multi-generational tale of a father and son caught in the crosshairs of an investigation to catch a serial killer preying on a small town. After the sudden death of his wife, Tom Kennedy believes a fresh start will help him and ...

Texas Flood: The Inside Story of Stevie Ray Vaughan – Alan Paul

The first definitive biography of guitar legend Stevie Ray Vaughan, with an epilogue by Jimmie Vaughan, and foreword and afterword by Double Trouble’s Chris Layton and Tommy Shannon. Just a few years after he almost died from a severe addiction to cocaine and alcohol, a clean and sober Stevie Ray Vaughan was riding high. His last album was his most critically lauded and commercially successful. He had fulfilled a lifelong dream by collaborating with his first and greatest musical hero, his brother Jimmie. His tumultuous ...

Fury of the Scorned – Carol Gosa-Summerville

The green-eyed monster rears its head in Fury of the Scorned. As Sugarfoot and Clarice begin a sweet romance in Jemison Beach, Freddie Dee Varner is having a meltdown in Sipsey. Furious that she’s been dumped, she sets out to expose him and the secret he’s been hiding for many years. Will the love between Sugarfoot and Clarice survive the scandal?

The Last Widow – Karin Slaughter

New York Times bestselling author Karin Slaughter brings back Will Trent and Sara Linton in this superb and timely thriller full of devious twists, disturbing secrets, and shocking surprises you won’t see coming. A mysterious kidnapping On a hot summer night, a scientist from the Centers for Disease Control is grabbed by unknown assailants in a shopping center parking lot. The authorities are desperate to save the doctor who’s been vanished into thin air. A devastating explosion One month later, the serenity of a sunny Sunday afternoon ...

Filthy Rich: The Shocking True Story of Jeffrey Epstein – James Patterson

You’ve read the Jeffrey Epstein headlines, now get the full story. The world’s bestselling author, James Patterson, has written the definitive book on the billionaire pedophile at the center of the newly unsealed federal sex crimes case.   Jeffrey Epstein rose from humble origins into the New York City and Palm Beach elite. A college dropout with an instinct for numbers — and for people — Epstein amassed his wealth through a combination of access and skill. But even after he had it all, Epstein ...

St. Thomas Manor House: Tylo – Sophie L. Osborne

Tylo DuBois, real estate heiress returns to St. Thomas after six years of studies at Oxford University in England, and anticipates her long-awaited independence. But less than three weeks into her stay, strange things begin playing out as she is given a totem from a peculiar vendor that promises to bring her luck. There’s something else that’s wearing on her mind; she has unfinished business with Ken Ibrahimović, a forbidden conquest and grandson of real estate mogul, Keith Ibrahimović – nemesis to her family, the ...