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  • Carolyn Hart

    New York Times bestselling author Carolyn Hart presents the story of a woman with a curious ability that drops her headfirst into a world of intrigue and murder.   Since her fiancé’s death, Nela Farley has been plagued by a sixth sense: She understands the thoughts of cats. In desperate need of a distraction, Nela agrees to substitute for her sister, Chloe, at her job for a charitable foundation. Chloe has even arranged a place for her sister to stay. But when Nela encounters the previous tenant’s cat, she gets a flash of thought: “...dead and gone...She loved me...skateboard on the step...”   Nela wants to ignore what the cat saw, but the idea...read more

  • Lindsay Hunter

    With Ugly Girls,Lindsay Hunter delivers a powerful, voice-driven novel with the breakneck pacethat people have come to expect from her. The Chicago Tribunecalled her stories "Mesmerizing...visceral...exquisite." The Boston Globe called them "incredibly urgent." And now we have thegreat pleasure of Lindsay Hunter's searing, poignant, hilarious first novel. Ugly Girls, at itscore, is about the friendship between two girls, Perry and Baby Girl, and howthat friendship descends into chaos, taking their world and the identities theyhold dear with it. Their friendship is woven from the threads of never-endingdares and the struggle with power; their loyalty, something they attend to likea pet but...read more

  • Rachel Gibson

    Thisis Jane. A little subdued, a little stubborn, a little tiredof going out on blind dates with men who drive vans with sofas in the back,Jane Alcott is living the Single Girl existence in the big city. She is alsoleading a double life. By day, she's a reporter covering the raucous SeattleChinooks hockey team-especially their notorious goalie, Luc Martineau. Bynight, she's a writer, secretly creating the scandalous adventures of"Honey Pie" ... the magazine series that has all the men talking. SeeJane spar. Luc has made his feelings about parasitereporters-and Jane-perfectly clear. But if he thinks he's going to make herlife a misery, he'd better think again. SeeJane attract. For as...read more

  • Louisa Burns-Bisogno

    Annie has just started her new job as emergency room administrator at Roosevelt Hospital. In her wildest dreams, she never expects December 8, 1980, to be her baptism by fire when John Lennon's bloodied body is carried into the ER over the shoulder of a policeman. Nor could she anticipate, moments later, the suspicious death of an elderly John Doe. As the old man's frail body is placed next to Lennon's in the morgue van, Annie believes her involvement in these two senseless deaths is over. It is not. As the media...read more

  • Rachel Gibson

    Daisy LeeMonroe thought she'd brushed the dust of Lovett, Texas, off her high-heeledshoes years ago, but she's come back home only to find that little has changed.Her sister is still crazy, and her mom still has pink plastic flamingos in herfront yard. And Jackson Lamott Parrish, the bad boy she'd left behind, is stillso sexy it hurts. She'd like nothing better than to avoid this particular man,but she can't. Daisy has something to say to Jackson, and she's not goinganywhere until he listens. Jackson learned his lesson aboutDaisy the hard way, and now the only word he's interested in hearing fromDaisy's red lips is goodbye. But she's popping up everywhere, and he doesn'tbelieve in...read more

  • Rachel Gibson

    The trouble with Valentine's Day? It just plain stinks! Kate Hamilton should know. Dumped by her boyfriend and burnt out by her job, she's returned to Gospel, Idaho, where a Mountain Momma Crafters' original poetry reading is about as good as it gets on a Friday night. Then her first attempted seduction of a hunky stranger is completely rejected. So much for her self-esteem! It turns out that Rob Sutter, former ice hockey madman, owner of Sutter's Sports-and the hunky stranger who told her to get lost-has been more than burned by love and isn't looking for a relationship. But then he and Kate find themselves in an ultra-compromising position in the M&S Market, giving the phrase "clean up...read more

  • Rachel Gibson

    Whatis it about men anyway? Bad cars, bad jobs, even bad teeth-nothing convincesthem that they can't snare a size-two babe with a D-cup chest. And after waytoo many Internet dates with men named "luvstick" and "bigdaddy182," LucyRothschild should know. Butsitting across from her now is "hardluvnman," and he seems different-sensitive,honest, and hot! He says he's a plumber, while Lucy claims she's a nurse. She'sreally a mystery writer, dating online while researching her next book. Hey,everyone lies a little, don't they? But Quinn is really an undercover cop hunting down a serialkiller, and he sees Lucy as his top suspect. While he could really go forthis smart, sexy woman with the killer...read more

  • Rachel Gibson

    Whatis Clare Wingate doing? One minute she's suffering in a pretty-in-pink gown she'llnever wear again, and the next thing she knows, it's morning and she has thenastiest hangover of her life. To make matters worse, she's wearing nothingbut a spritz of Escada and lying next to Sebastian Vaughan, her girlhood crushturned sexy, globe-trotting journalist. Somewhere between the toast and the tossof the bouquet, she got herself into a whole lot of trouble. Clare had the right to go wild—after all,she'd been knocked off her dyed-to-match shoes after finding her own fiancé ina compromising position with the washing machine repairman. Clearly her societywedding is off. But Sebastian...read more

  • Karin Slaughter

    FBI Special Agent Will Trent’s instinct is put to the test. An exclusive straight to digital short story from the No.1 bestseller. On assignment at Atlanta's busy airport Special Agent Will Trent is forced to make a split-second decision. But is it the right one? Multi-million copy, international bestselling thriller writer Karin Slaughter is known for her razor-sharp plotting and her ability to put the reader right at the heart of the crime. Snatched is Karin at her best in a compelling story that will grip you like a...read more

  • Karin Slaughter

    From the critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling master of suspense comes a stand-alone novel about family and belonging, justice and retribution, the decisions we make—and the choices that haunt us. Pretty Girls also includes the chilling short story “Blonde Hair, Blue Eyes.” More than twenty years ago, Claire and Lydia’s sister Julia vanished without a trace. The two women have not spoken since, and now their lives could not be more different. Claire is the glamorous trophy wife of an Atlanta millionaire. Lydia, a single mother, dates an ex-con and struggles to make ends meet. But neither has recovered from the horror and heartbreak of their shared loss—a...read more

  • Richard Fifield

    This snappy, sassy redemption story set in small-town Montana is "a wild and crazy debut novel by a talented young writer" (Jackie Collins), filled with an uproarious and unforgettable cast of characters you won't want to leave behind. Welcome to Quinn, Montana, population: 956. A town where nearly all of the volunteer firemen are named Jim, where the Dirty Shame-the only bar in town-refuses to serve mixed drinks (too much work), where the locals hate the newcomers (then again, they hate the locals, too), and where the town softball team has never even come close to having a winning season. Until now. Rachel Flood has snuck back into town after leaving behind a trail of chaos nine years...read more

  • Marie Bostwick

    New York Times bestselling author Marie Bostwick welcomes listeners to the quirky, unforgettable town of Too Much, Texas, in a heartwarming, richly satisfying story about friendship and moving forward. Mary Dell Templeton prefers the quiet charms of Too Much to the bright lights of Dallas any day. She's relieved to be moving back to her hometown-and bringing her cable TV show, Quintessential Quilting, with her. There are just a couple of wrinkles in her plan. Her son, Howard, who is her talented cohost and color consultant, and who happens to have Down syndrome, wants to stay in Dallas and become more independent. Meanwhile, Mary Dell's new boss hopes to attract a different demographic-by...read more

  • Karin Slaughter

    It's the most dangerous case of Will Trent's career. He knows this from the moment he sets foot in the abandoned Atlanta warehouse where a body lies on the floor-the body of an ex-cop. Bloody footprints leading away from the scene reveal that another victim, evidently a woman, was carried away ... and has vanished into thin air. And, worst of all, the warehouse belongs to the city's biggest and most high-profile athlete-a local hero protected by the world's most expensive lawyers. A hero married to Will's ex-wife. A hero whom Will's superiors at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation have spent the last six months investigating for rape. But for Will-and also for Sara Linton, the GBI's...read more

  • Alexis Harrington

    Mitchell Tucker has come back to the small Texas town of Gila Rock looking for something Julianne Boyce has no intention of giving him: forgiveness. It’s been eight years since Mitch went to jail for starting a fire that claimed her husband’s life…and longer still since Juli and Mitch fell into a forbidden first love that their feuding families brought to an end. She’s lost too much because of his thoughtlessness to let herself fall under that familiar spell again. But no matter how much she ignores him, Mitch isn’t leaving. Soon he’s helping out at her farm and her new store, trying to make amends, melting the cold shell Juli’s built around her heart. There’s a world of...read more

  • Karin Slaughter

    The internationally bestselling author, 'squarely in the ranks of Patricia Cornwell and Kathy Reichs' (Publisher's Weekly), shows off her superb talent with this brilliantly conceived, skillfully executed tale of suspense. In Karin Slaughter's exciting new thriller, an officer is shot point-blank in the Grant County police station and Police Chief Jeffrey Tolliver is wounded, setting off a terrifying hostage situation with medical examiner Sara Linton at the center. Working outside the station, Lena Adams, newly reinstated to the force, and Frank Wallace, Jeffrey's second in command, must try to piece together who the shooter is and how to rescue their friends before Jeffrey dies. For...read more

  • Karin Slaughter

    The sleepy town of Heartsdale, Georgia, is jolted into panic when Sara Linton, the town's pediatrician and coroner, finds Sibyl Adams, a young college professor, dead in the local diner. As well as being viciously raped, Sibyl has been cut: two deep knife wounds form a lethal cross over her stomach. But it's only once Sara starts to perform the postmortem that the full extent of the killer's brutality starts to become clear. Police chief Jeffrey Tolliver -- Sara's ex-husband -- is in charge of the investigation, and when a second victim is found, crucified, only a few days later, he has to face the fact that Sibyl's murder wasn't a single personal attack: They're dealing with a sadistic...read more

  • Rachel Gibson

    Rachel Gibson has already won two Romance Writers of America’s RITA® Awards—the most prestigious honor the romance community bestows—for her “edgy, sexy, fast-paced romance” (Jayne Ann Krentz), and Rescue Me is yet another high point in her acclaimed career.  The New York Times bestselling author of the popular Seattle Chinooks stories, Gibson kicks off a timely and wonderful new contemporary series about the romantic entanglements of military men back from active duty. Rescue Me is the story of the reluctant Texas homecoming of a former small-town beauty pageant participant and the sexy ex-Navy SEAL who’s on hand to complicate her life. It’s salvation from the bland and...read more

  • Rachel Gibson

    Platinum Anniversary Edition of New York Times bestselling and RITA® Award-winning author Rachel Gibson’s Simply Irresistible!   Georgeanne Howard, charm school graduate and Southern belle extraordinaire, leaves her fiancé at the altar when she realizes she just can’t marry a man old enough to be her grandfather, no matter how rich he is. John Kowalsky unknowingly helps her escape, and only when it’s too late does he realize that he’s absconded with his boss’s bride. At the height of his hockey career, this bad boy isn’t looking to be anybody’s savior but his own, no matter how beautiful this angel may be. But a long night stretches ahead of them—a night...read more

  • Karin Slaughter

    From Karin Slaughtercomes a fast and furious tale in which no one is quite who they seem. Thiselectrifying novella featuring Will Trent is a prequel to Slaughter's novel Unseen, a New York Times bestseller. Detective Will Trent is standing in a Georgia conveniencestore, waiting on an obstinate ICEE frozen-drink machine. To the surveillancecameras and bored staff of the Lil' Dixie Gas-n-Go, however, Will appears to besomeone very different-the menacing ex-con Bill Black. Going undercover asBill, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation agent is about to infiltrate the mostcorrupt town in the most corrupt county in the new American South. But first:his ICEE. Everything changes in one horrific...read more

  • Karin Slaughter

    The critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling master of suspense delivers her first stand-alone novel, a thrilling tale of crime and struggle set in Atlanta in the mid-1970s. Atlanta, 1974. It’s Kate Murphy’s first day on the job, and the Atlanta Police Department is seething after the murder of an officer. Before the day has barely begun, she already suspects she’s not cut out to be a cop. Her male uniform is too big, she can’t handle a gun, and she’s rapidly learning that the APD is hardly a place that welcomes women. Worse still, in the ensuing manhunt, she’ll be partnered with Maggie Lawson, a cop with her own ax to grind (and a brother and uncle already on the...read more