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What if your whole life was a lie? My entire life is has been! Since meeting a gorgeous stranger on a blind date, dark long-forgotten memories have haunted me. Now I have to figure out my strange, new powers to keep myself alive – and maybe everyone I care about.
From the New York Times bestselling author of Beach Colors and Breakwater Bay comes this unforgettable story— reminiscent of Kristin Hannah’s beloved novels—of friends, loyalty, and love as three women, who are reunited in the idyllic beach town where they grew up, are forced to re-evaluate their bonds.
In Do the Right Thing: A Surgeon’s Approach to Life, Lauretano shows the importance of context, perspective, individual strengths and talents in determining what is truly right for each individual. Lauretano learns from expected sources such as teachers and colleagues, but also from unexpected ones: musicians, cranky patients, IV-drug users, and those suffering from terminal cancer whose influence shaped his unique outlook on career, home life, community and global conditions.
Why would someone want to kill the curator of the Texas Rangers Museum? And why is Walt Cannon, a thirty-year veteran Ranger the chief suspect? And what could the murder possibly have to do with a very old arson case and satanic worship both north and south of the Texas-Mexico border? To answer these questions, Bill Travis needs the help of the unlikeliest of all sidekicks, including womanizing insurance agent Perry Reilly and Bill’s own adopted daughter, Jessica. Follows is a comedic yet tense plunge into the dark underbelly of a hidden world right under our very noses.
A tangled web of lies characterizes the life Laura Mabry has built for herself and her son after the tragic death of her husband. But Laura’s carefully constructed world slides off its axis when she stumbles upon the body of a young college student on the recreational trails of Raleigh’s Greenway. What’s worse, Detective Jon Locklear is Laura’s worst nightmare…and her dream come true. Jon has spent years trying to forget Laura. Past experience has taught him that he can’t trust her, but old habits—like old loves—die hard. When the killer turns his attention on Laura, Jon may be the only one who can save her.
Lord Gabriel Thurston returns home from war to find his fiancée is not the sweet young girl he left behind. She’s grown into a mysterious woman who guards her dark secrets well. When he sees her sneaking away from a ball, he’s convinced it’s for a lover’s rendezvous. Following her to London’s slums, Gabriel watches in horror as his fiancée ruthlessly slay a man. Lady Belinda Clayton’s only concern was her dress for the next ball-until demons nearly killed her and changed everything.
A cautionary tale of orator Cicero and his struggle for power in Rome. On a cold November morning, a terrified stranger, Sicilian victim of the island’s corrupt Roman governor Verres, approaches senator Marcus Cicero. At age 27, the ambitious young lawyer and orator wants imperium – supreme power in the state.
A #1 New York Times Bestseller, Anathem is perhaps the most brilliant literary invention to date from the incomparable Neal Stephenson, who rocked the world with Snow Crash, Cryptonomicon, and The Baroque Cycle. Now he imagines an alternate universe where scientists, philosophers, and mathematicians live in seclusion behind ancient monastery walls until they are called back into the world to deal with a crisis of astronomical proportions.
When linguist Andrew Dennison is yanked from his bed by the Secret Service and taken to a top secret facility in the desert, he has no idea he’s been brought there to translate the words of an ancient demon. He joins pretty but cold veterinarian Sun Jones, eccentric molecular biologist Dr. Frank Belgium, and a hodge-podge of religious, military, and science personnel to try and figure out if the creature is, indeed, Satan. But things quickly go bad, and very soon Andy isn’t just fighting for his life, but the lives of everyone on earth…
In Farmacology, practicing family physician and renowned nutrition explorer Daphne Miller brings us beyond the simple concept of “food as medicine” and introduces us to the critical idea that it’s the farm where that food is grown that offers us the real medicine.
I’m a player on and off the ice, with the reputation to back up my game. I’ve never met a woman I couldn’t get between the sheets, because I’m the best D-man on campus with the biggest stick. I have two rules: don’t fall in love, and play to win. Until I meet her. Cassie Rivers, my best friend’s sister—off-limits—and out of my league. But from the moment I see her, I have to make her mine. You know what they say about forbidden fruit. One taste is never enough.
Daphne Swift has not laid eyes on her devilishly charming husband, Captain Rafferty Cavendish, in quite some time. As a matter of fact, she wants the rogue to annul their brief marriage so that she can marry the reliable and estimable Lord Fitzwell. But the breathtakingly handsome Rafe is not interested in letting Daphne go-at least not without paying his scandalous price…
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