This tale of crime and ill-fated love is set in Las Flores,
California, where an ex-police officer tends her small farm
and visits her friends. Hallowe'en is here and folks are
buying quilts and autumn honey. A HIVE OF HOMICIDES occurs
after Abby Mackenzie supports her best Read more...
This entertaining cozy mystery mixes pets with crime in the
Couture Mysteries featuring pet supplies store owner
Lacy Marie Crocker. CAT GOT YOUR SECRETS is the third book
but you can jump right in. As the theme suggests, Lacy Read more...
This FBI thriller is off to a swift start as a woman is
abducted and concealed at Arlington Cemetery. FBI specialist
K-9 teams are sent to try to find her BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE.
This turns out to be a sadistic serial killer story, but
readers can expect Read more...
If Puerto Rico sounds like paradise to you, maybe this
romance will confirm your dream. Nicki Night who writes
great contemporary African American characters mixes it up
with a hospitality and consumer goods conference in the
exotic venue. IT STARTED IN PARADISE introduces Donovan
Rivers, a handsome well-built guy Read more...
When you need a lighter romance read try RETURN TO
HUCKLEBERRY HILL. This is the sixth in the series
'Huckleberry Hill' which follows the exploits of a
matchmaking grandmother in a relatively relaxed Amish
community. Some Amish romances are all about internal strife
and experiencing tragedy. This book takes a Read more...
When I see Jennifer Beckstrand's name on a romance book I'm
delighted. She's written the 'Huckleberry Hill
and 'Honeybee Sisters' books. With this three in one set of
tales about AMISH BRIDES I'm also pleased to get to know
Molly Jebber and Amy Lillard. All three Read more...
Back to the Texan town of Turnabout, which the
enjoyable 'Texas Grooms' series has been visiting on a
regular basis. This growing community rewards a visit even
if you have not read the earlier books by Winnie Griggs.
A TAILOR-MADE HUSBAND starts as sheriff Ward Gleason
arrives in town Read more...
Many readers coming to this tale will have read Jane
Austen's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, but some may not. Author Meg
Kerr has written a sequel to that famous story of manners
and romance, called EXPERIENCE,
which whisks Darcy and Read more...
The start of this novel is written in present tense, with a
death in London of an elderly woman. Then we sweep back to
Sardinia at the end of WW2 to follow the family fortunes.
UNDER A SARDINIAN SKY is full of colour, movement, women,
and food. Sardinia is an Read more...
Summer is a time of beauty in an orchard, but spare a
thought for those who work keeping the trees pruned and
healthy, reducing weeds, picking the ripe apples. Jenna
Crest works with her father in this gentle romance APPLE
ORCHARD BRIDE. Having had some bad experiences, and low in Read more...
For all those who have stood in airports or spent too long
on flights, here is a book for you. Don't you think it
would be interesting if a dating service was matching up
the single flyers and seating them together? LOVE IN ROW 27
takes this fun idea Read more...
The title would imply that this tale of espionage and
treachery is truth, but we're assured that it's mostly
fiction. Probably. For now. ZERO DAY: CHINA'S CYBER WARS
sounds ominous. Given the swift spread of a ransom malware
recently, computer users are, or should be, a lot Read more...
The story of inspired people who became Eight
Conservationists Who Changed Our World, is the theme for
this book by Larry Nielsen. The author was one of four
presenters of a training course for the U.S. Fish and
Wildlife Service at its National Training Center in
Shepherdstown, West Virginia Read more...
Cats, like dogs, share our lives. Some cats even like to
share our adventures. In my experience, boy cats are
generally bigger and braver than girls, and more inclined
to wander. The cats will follow me walking or on horseback
and some will enjoy being exhibited at a cat show Read more...
Talk about caring for relatives! Hannah Lambright already
cares for her great-grandmother and now a baby girl under
two years is dumped at her door. To complicate matters,
Hannah's father has left a note claiming that the girl
Shelby is Hannah's sister; oh, and she looks to Read more...
Whether you're a gourmet diner or interested in culture or
nature or how indigenous peoples make a living, you're
going to be fascinated by UPSTREAM: SEARCHING FOR WILD
SALMON FROM RIVER TO TABLE. Starting with the first day of
salmon fishing and the fishmarket on the street in Read more...
I've read a few books in the popular Ransom
and was delighted to start another one. A newcomer reading
the stories by Jodie Thomas will be pleased that the first
character we meet is another newcomer, Blade Read more...
Denizen Hardiwick is a smallish thirteen year old lad in
Crosscaper Orphanage. He is not aware of having any
relatives, but a couple of strangers take an altogether
sinister interest in him. One day he is given a message to
pack a bag and be ready to be picked up Read more...
Alexandra Cooper has lived through her share of turmoil,
but the special victims prosecutor has never before had
someone die in her arms. Leaving a reception at New York's
Metropolitan Museum of Art, with longtime friend Mike
Chapman from NYPD, she meets her boss and mentor Paul
Battaglia. I Read more...
This poignant novel opening in 1340 follows the life of
Joan of Kent, daughter of Margaret, Dowager Countess of
Kent, who was pardoned after her husband was executed.
Stripped of lands and wealth, the Countess managed to have
her girls raised at Windsor, seldom seeing them but working
towards restoring Read more...