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New York Times bestseller Cleo Coyle's "delightfully twisty" new Coffeehouse Mystery.


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She’s hiding from killers. Can she find a safe haven in Amish country?


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With a heart torn between two men and two cities, what’s a girl to do?


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Goode girls don’t lie…


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Will an abandoned child bring them together? Or tear them apart?


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This SEAL turned sheriff realizes there’s no rule or regulation he won’t break to keep his love safe.


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He’s Hollywood’s hottest heartthrob…and her son’s secret father.


Odd Girl Out by Timothy Zahn

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Also by Timothy Zahn:

Queen, April 2020
Hardcover
Knight, March 2020
Mass Market Paperback
Thrawn: Treason, August 2019
Hardcover
Knight, April 2019
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Thrawn: Alliances (Star Wars), August 2018
Hardcover
Pawn, May 2017
Hardcover
Odd Girl Out, November 2008
Hardcover
Star Wars Allegiance, February 2007
Hardcover

Odd Girl Out
Timothy Zahn

Tor Books
November 2008
On Sale: November 11, 2008
384 pages
ISBN: 0765317338
EAN: 9780765317339
Hardcover
$24.95
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Science Fiction

In this noir thriller set on the interstellar Quadrail, former government agent Frank Compton can't catch a break. After a successful mission against the Modhri, the coral polyp-based group mind that is attempting to take over the galaxy, Frank arrives at his New York apartment. A young woman is waiting for him, pointing a gun at his face. She tells him that someone on New Tigris is holding her ten- year-old sister. Compton takes her gun and orders her out, only to be rousted out of bed and accused of her brutal murder.

After Frank's ally Bruce McMicking posts his bail, Frank travels to New Tigris with his assistant, Bayta, and locates the sister, who is part of a key resistance group that is fighting the Modhri throughout the galaxy. Compton must get the girl to a hidden refuge planet via the Quadrail to ensure the continued efforts of the resistance. But can he do it before the Modhri gets to her first? Compelling characters, hard-boiled sleuthing, and non-stop action make this a hard SF thriller that will grab the reader and not let go until the last page.

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