Maverick (Elite Ops, Book 2) by Lora Leigh

By Lora Leigh

Micah Sloane is aware virtually every little thing there's to grasp approximately Risa Clay, together with the vicious betrayal she continued years in the past and the mistrust she's harbored ever due to the fact that. the single manner for the Elite Ops agent to discover an assassin--and banish the ghosts of his personal darkish past--is to take advantage of Risa as bait. yet not anything has ready him for her disarming combination of innocence and sensuality, or for his overwhelming have to defend her...Risa has spent six years rebuilding her existence. And now, to reserve it, she needs to pose as Micah's lover and draw a killer into the open. it is a dicy plan--especially with a guy as powerfully seductive as Micah. yet, as their charade turns into truth, Risa realizes the best hazard may perhaps lie in wasting her center forever...

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Working Wonders by Jenny Colgan

By Jenny Colgan

Jenny Colgan has carved out a few hugely person territory as a author of significant heat and humour; she is a clear-eyed observer of human nature, as able to expand sympathy to her characters as she is to be sardonic approximately their foibles. With operating Wonders, this model of funny writing is satisfyingly in proof once again, wedded this time to a fancy and exciting plot.

Arthur Pendleton has led an unexciting lifestyles, operating as a city planner and slowly realising that his lifestyles holds few surprises. Then he encounters the top of a group of administration experts, the beguiling and gorgeous Gwyneth Morgan, a lady Arthur reveals himself intimidated by means of. Her activity is to encourage Arthur and his ill-assorted crew of planners to tackle a frightening task--ensure that Coventry turns into the recent ecu urban of tradition. having a look round at such colleagues as nerdish desktop professional Sven and the sorrowful (and long-suffering) Cathy, Arthur turns into more and more dispirited. after which, astonishingly, Gwyneth indicates indicators of being drawn to him, and (even extra unusually) his crew starts off to fireside on all cylinders with principles. yet that is extra attainable: starting a dating with the fascinating Gwyneth, or making Coventry seem fascinating?

The components that made Jenny Colgan's prior books bestsellers are firmly in position right here: quirkily saw characters, capricious plotting and a very related to experience of how during which so much people reside our lives. either Arthur and Gwyneth are superbly drawn, or even if the elemental topic (dull hero and brighter heroine in a non-metropolitan tradition conflict) may perhaps owe whatever to David Lodge's altering locations, it's none the more serious for that; this can be a fascinating learn

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The Body in the Bookcase: A Faith Fairchild Mystery by Katherine Hall

By Katherine Hall

Stretched nearly to the restrict through the capricious calls for of a Boston Brahmin bride-to-be, caterer and minister's spouse, religion Fairchild, faces genuine tragedy whilst she discovers the physique of an aged buddy. Sarah Winslow had it seems that stunned burglars ransacking her Aleford, Massachusetts, condo. No quicker has Sarah been laid to relaxation than the Fairchilds locate themselves the subsequent objective -- the parsonage is stripped of all their most valuable possessions. Devastated and livid, religion takes motion, scouring pawnshops, vintage marts, and auctions. As she turns up a few of their stolen estate, she is drawn onto a deadly direction of larceny and corruption in New England's venerable old enterprise -- a course that quickly leads religion instantly to a killer!

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Aussie Rules by Jill Shalvis

By Jill Shalvis

"Jill Shalvis is a complete unique! It does not get any better." --Suzanne Forster

This simply In: Hell's formally Breaking Loose

It's undesirable adequate that gutsy pilot Mel Anderson has to wash up after her lovely yet thoroughly disorganized ally and company associate, Dimi, whereas her certifiable staff make extra paintings than they do. Now, the single guy she was hoping she'd by no means see back is again and seeking out hassle. Scratch that, he's difficulty. notable, extra please difficulty…

Bo Black desires his family's airport again, and he is made up our minds to get it. This laid-back Aussie is nobody's idiot. factor is, nor is Mel. She's severe. Uptight. horny. and extremely, very tempting. unexpectedly, Bo's pondering much less approximately revenge and extra approximately kissing and touching and falling right into a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants form of endlessly love…

"Shalvis makes me snort, makes me cry, makes me sigh with natural pleasure." --Susan Andersen

"Count on Jill Shalvis for a witty, steamy, unput-downable love story." --Robyn Carr

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The Endless Forest: A Novel by Sara Donati (Author)

By Sara Donati (Author)

A wealthy, passionate, multilayered portrayal of kin power and patience from bestselling writer Sara Donati   within the spring of 1824, within the distant village of Paradise at the ny frontier, Nathaniel and Elizabeth Bonner have fun an excellent reunion as their childrens go back from far away locations: Lily and her husband from Italy, and Martha Kirby, the Bonners’ ward, from ny. within the peace that follows a devastating flood, formative years buddies Martha and Daniel, Lily’s dual brother, without warning start to see one another in a brand new gentle. yet their growing to be bond is threatened whilst Martha’s estranged mom arrives again in Paradise. Jemima Southern is a deadly schemer who has destroyed multiple family members, and her anger touches everybody, as do her secrets and techniques. Has Jemima come to assert her daughter—or does she produce other, darker explanations? no matter what transpires, Martha, Daniel, and all of the Bonners needs to stand united opposed to the threats to either center and residential.

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A Secret Kept by Tatiana de Rosnay

By Tatiana de Rosnay

All of it started with an easy beach holiday, a brother and sister recapturing their formative years. Antoine Rey idea he had the proper shock for his sister Mélanie’s birthday: a weekend by way of the ocean at Noirmoutier Island, the place the pair spent many satisfied formative years summers taking part in at the seashore. It have been too lengthy, Antoine suggestion, considering the fact that they’d lower back to the island—over thirty years, on account that their mom died and the kinfolk vacations ceased. however the island’s haunting attractiveness triggers very happy stories; it reminds Mélanie of anything unforeseen and deeply stressful approximately their final island summer season. whilst, at the force domestic to Paris, she eventually summons the braveness to bare what she is familiar with to Antoine, her feelings conquer her and she or he loses regulate of the car.

Recovering from the coincidence in a close-by medical institution, Mélanie attempts to remember what triggered her to crash. Antoine encounters an unforeseen best friend: horny, streetwise Angèle, a mortician who will educate him new meanings for the phrases existence, love and dying. without notice, besides the fact that, the earlier comes swinging again at either siblings, harassed with a dismal fact approximately their mom, Clarisse.

Trapped within the wake of a surprising relations mystery shrouded by way of taboo, Antoine needs to confront his earlier and in addition his afflicted relationships together with his personal young children. How good does he rather recognize his mom, his childrens, even himself? by surprise fragile on all fronts as a son, a husband, a brother and a father, Antoine Rey will study the reality approximately his relatives and himself the demanding way.

By turns exciting, seductive and harmful, with a lingering impact that's bittersweet and redeeming, A mystery saved is the tale of a contemporary relatives, the invisible ties that carry it jointly, and the effect it has all through existence.

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This Old Souse by Mary Daheim

By Mary Daheim

United states this present day bestselling secret maven Mary Daheim brings us one other exciting story in her loved Bed-and-Breakfast secret sequence during which a visit down reminiscence lane brings Judith and Renie again to their previous neighbourhood, and they're interested in a likely abandoned condominium that's even more than meets the attention. On a visit to Renie?s previous neighbourhood, the cousins? interest is piqued through a mysterious brick Tudor condo that usually seemed abandoned in the course of Renie?s junior highschool days. shocked that the home nonetheless seems deserted in any case those years, Judith and Renie, in fact, can't face up to a chance to snoop round. They observe that Mr. and Mrs. Bland have lived in the home on account that 1947, and after cornering the mailman and milkman, Judith and Renie additionally examine that the Blands obtain normal mail and meals deliveries, yet nobody has ever noticeable the occupants who easily pay the accounts with money they depart within the milk field. even if intrigued by way of those unusual, yet certainly now not sinister, occurrences, Judith is able to concentration her realization once again on her missed husband Joe and the busy B&B enterprise. until eventually sooner or later Judith unearths a lifeless physique within the trunk of her motor vehicle. And it?s the Blands? milkman...

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