Hidden deep within one of the worldâ€™s most powerful organizations is a secret committee with a devastating agenda. Its members are afforded incredible protectionsâ€”considered elites, untouchables. But when four seconds of video is captured halfway around the world and anonymously transmitted to D.C., covert wheels are set in motion, and counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath is tapped to undertake the deadliest assignment of his career.
After his fatherâ€™s heart attack, Australian Football League player Tyson Gaspaldi takes his parents on holiday to a small place at the New South Wales coast. One morning, following a surfing session, he comes across a crying woman on the beach. Everything about her intrigues him....
From â€śa virtuoso storyteller in a very American veinâ€ť (Phillip Lopate), The Oregon Trail is an epic account of traveling the length of the Oregon Trail the old-fashioned wayâ€”in a covered wagon with a team of mules, an audacious journey that hasnâ€™t been attempted in a centuryâ€”which also chronicles the rich history of the trail, the people who made the migration, and its significance to the country.
"When was the last time you asked why you CAN have what you want? Instead, many of us ONLY see the obstacles in our way. And when we do, we can't see our way through. But what if those very same obstacles that stand in your way can actually be used to get you closer to your goals?
While much has been written about the men who signed the Declaration of Independence, battled the British, and framed the Constitution, the wives, mothers, sisters, and daughters they left behind have been little noticed by history. Roberts brings us the women who fought the Revolution as valiantly as the men, often defending their very doorsteps.
A despicable stock trader is found buried under an avalanche of his own garden rocks, causing fired-from-the force- Richard Sherlock to be yanked off the bowling alley and whisked to the crime scene by his pampered protegee Tiffany Richmond. He must prove murder and stop payment of the twelve-million-dollar Richmond Insurance policy.
The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Air Bound returns to the mysterious coastal town of Sea Haven where six sisters of the heart are bound by the elements, and one is stalked by an inescapable pastâ€¦
With her Mum and Dad overseas, sixteen year old Annie is left in the care of her happily married sister, Sarah. Alarm bells ring in Sarah's head when she learns of the teenager's infatuation with seasonal worker Keiran, whose good looks, charm and maturity ensure he is never short of attention.