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Hand in the Till is a darkly comic look at family, revenge, retribution and, perhaps, reconciliation. “Comic Irish writing at its best. The characters will make you laugh and cry and fume while you’re reading.”–Colin Quinn
The elite aren’t afraid of laws or regulators or voters. The only thing they fear is an uprising of the people. That fear is about to be realized. Thomas Paine lived by the rules, until the rules cost him his wife. Now, he’s vowed to bring about a second Bill of Rights, targeting the CEO’s he considers the “real public enemies.” Can FBI Special Agent Darren Medlin stop Paine, or will too many who have watched the American Dream turn into the American Nightmare join his “American Insurgency”?
Former bounty hunter, expert gunslinger, and the toughest sheriff Dodge City has ever known, Truman Wade is a real man from the tip of his black Stetson right down to his spurs and leather boots. He’s never met his match in a gunfight, but he’s never met a gorgeous, gutsy woman from the twenty-first century either…
What happened to Cinderella after she married the Prince? Set in the late 1700s as Napoleon is rising to power, Cinderella tries to come to terms with her failed marriage and her inability to have a child. Torn between the Queen’s insistence that she try all means necessary to conceive and her own desires, she travels to Paris to consult with a witch to help her become pregnant. Her journey leads her to find her Fairy Godmother and aids her to solve the mystery behind her mother’s death.
In a safe house near the Syrian border, a clandestine American operations team readies to launch a dramatic mission months in the making. Their target: the director of Social Media for ISIS, Abu Muslim al-Naser. Loaded with action, this globetrotting, pulse-pounding thriller masterfully weaves espionage and counterterrorism into a captivating adventure.
In the gripping sequel to Two Crosses, flames of political hostility ignite as Gabriella guards the orphans from rising racial tension and David finds himself caught in Algeria amidst a nightmare of deceit and revenge.
When famous TV host & Chef Antonio Benet roars into Timber Ridge, North Carolina—home of Eleanor Swift’s delectable pizzeria, A Slice of Delight—he manages to insult Eleanor, her saucy sister Maddie, and everyone else within earshot. Insults are one thing, but a cold dish of murder is another. It’s up to Eleanor to deliver the real killer before she finds a knife in her back in this whodunit by Chris Cavender.
In this thrilling novel from the author of Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen again demonstrates her talent for creating spellbinding period pieces. At the Water’s Edge is a gripping and poignant love story about a privileged young woman’s awakening as she experiences the devastation of World War II in a tiny village in the Scottish Highlands.
Mischief, Marriage and Mayhem, these mail-order brides have something to write about! Mrs. Pettigrew, of the Pettigrew Mail-Order Bride Agency sees to that! She likes to hear from all her brides and loves a happy ending. But to ensure her brides get one, she does things to help love along. Sometimes, however, those things don’t always go as planned…
After she and a dozen other children found them being raised by “Father,” a cruel man with mysterious powers, Carolyn and her “siblings” begin to think he might be God. When Father disappears, they square off against each other to determine who will inherit his library, which may hold the power to all Creation. As Carolyn gathers the tools she needs for the battle to come she has a play. The only trouble is that in the war to make a new God, she’s forgotten to protect the things that make her human….
On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Over the course of minutes, they would kill twelve students and a teacher and wound twenty-four others before taking their own lives. For the last sixteen years, Sue Klebold, Dylan’s mother, has lived with the indescribable grief and shame of that day. How could her child, the promising young man she had loved and raised, be responsible for such horror?
“Told in alternating voices, when Theodore Finch and Violet Markey meet on the ledge of the bell tower at school– both teetering on the edge– it’s the beginning of an unlikely relationship, a journey to discover the “natural wonders” of the state of Indiana, and two teens’ desperate desire to heal and save one another
Single mom, Leah Taylor, has her hands full with a grandfather, an inventor, who lives a bit risky when it comes to his job and two sons, one a rambunctious genius. But it is her free spirited beagle who gets her into trouble with her new neighbor, Dr. Shane O’Grady, when her dog makes a move on his champion bichon that he wants to breed.
Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with more iconoclastic insights and observations in SuperFreakonomics—the long awaited follow-up to their New York Times Notable blockbuster. Based on revolutionary research and original studies SuperFreakonomics promises to once again challenge our view of the way the world really works.
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