Casting Shadows Everywhere

 Horror
Author: L.T. Vargus, Tim McBain

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Casting Shadows Everywhere

In his own words, 15 year old Jake is a “huge pussy.” He flinches. Always. He’s too timid to make a move on Beth, the buxom girl of his dreams, and too busy getting face-slammed into lockers by bullies to do much else. He seeks the guidance of the biggest bad ass he knows, his cousin Nick.

Nick is a professional burglar and makes Jake his apprentice. They stalk suburban neighborhoods night after night, ransacking houses for jewelry and sweet valuables. Nick teaches Jake the finer points of breaking and entering along with his dark philosophy – that there is no right or wrong in the world, just a series of events that happen without meaning.

The Sentinels of Andersonville

 Christian Fiction > Historical
Author: Tracy Groot

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The Sentinels of Andersonville

Near the end of the Civil War, inhumane conditions at Andersonville Prison caused the deaths of 13,000 Union soldiers in only one year. In this gripping and affecting novel, three young Confederates and an entire town come face-to-face with the prison’s atrocities and will learn the cost of compassion, when withheld and when given.

Sentry Dance Pickett has watched, helpless, for months as conditions in the camp worsen by the day. He knows any mercy will be seen as treason.

DIFFERENCES

 Literature & Fiction > African American
Author: Brian W. Smith

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DIFFERENCES

Conway Jackson wanted his six adult kids to squash their “beefs” before he died, but he was unable to bring them together. So, in his will he stipulates that the only way each of them can receive their $100,000 inheritance, they must go on a scavenger hunt to find the money. They have 48 hours to find the money or all $600,000 gets donated to charity. But, there is one catch…the siblings with the biggest “differences” must team up to find the money. Will these six malcontents find their inheritance before they kill each other?

Orbs: A Science Fiction Thriller

 Science Fiction > Alien Invasion
Author: Nicholas Sansbury Smith

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Orbs: A Science Fiction Thriller

The year is 2061, and the planet is dying. Cataclysmic solar storms have forced leaders from around the world to finally put aside their differences and agree on one thing–to jump ship. The human race is headed to Mars.

Dr. Sophie Winston is hired by New Tech Corporation to test a biosphere deep within the heart of Cheyenne Mountain; a mission she believes will help prepare NTC for the three-year flight to the red planet. But, just days into the assignment, things start to go wrong.

The Holdout

 Women’s Fiction > Humor
Author: Laurel Osterkamp

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The Holdout

Robin wanted to win The Holdout, a cutthroat reality TV show, so she gave it her all, challenge after challenge. Then she fell for Grant, with his irresistible eyes and heartbreaking life story.

But Grant was only using Robin as they competed for a million dollars. Once home, Robin wants to hide from the humiliation as episodes of The Holdout are aired, and she worries her family was right all along; she’s not a survivor.

Yet she could surprise everyone, and have the last laugh.

Virgin River: Book 1 of Virgin River series

 Romance > Contemporary
Author: Robyn Carr

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Virgin River: Book 1 of Virgin River series

When the recently widowed Melinda Monroe sees this ad, she quickly decides that the remote mountain town of Virgin River might be the perfect place to escape her heartache, and to reenergize the nursing career she loves. But her high hopes are dashed within an hour of arriving: the cabin is a dump, the roads are treacherous and the local doctor wants nothing to do with her. Realizing she’s made a huge mistake, Mel decides to leave town the following morning.

But a tiny baby, abandoned on a front porch, changes her plans…and former marine Jack Sheridan cements them into place.

Why Your Marketing isn’t Working in 2015 and what you can do about it

 Small Business & Entrepreneurship > Marketing
Author: Fraser J. Hay

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Why Your Marketing isn't Working in 2015 and what you can do about it

If you’re not generating the results you want with your marketing then you need to identify why your marketing isn’t working. You need to identify what’s holding you back and preventing you from generating the fans, friends, followers, leads, enquiries, appointments, sales, contracts and referrals that you want or need. Discover:

  • The 3 “must have” components of a successful marketing strategy
  • The 5 strands of your marketing DNA that need to be “active”
  • The 7 reasons why prospects won’t buy from you or your competitors
  • 22+ ways to build a list of pre-qualified prospects at no cost.
  • The 4 steps of how prospect’s minds work and how to appeal to them
  • The 3 parts to delivering a successful elevator pitch – online and offline.

The 39 Clues: Unstoppable: Nowhere to Run

 Children’s eBooks > Mysteries & Detectives
Author: Jude Watson

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The 39 Clues: Unstoppable: Nowhere to Run

The Cahill family has a secret. For five hundred years, they have guarded the 39 Clues — thirty-nine ingredients in a serum that transforms whomever takes it into the most powerful person on earth. If the serum got into the wrong hands, the disaster would rock the world. So certain Cahills have always made it their mission to keep the serum safe, buried, locked away. Until now.

Thirteen-year-old Dan Cahill and his older sister, Amy, are the latest guardians of the Clues. They think they’ve done everything right, but a tiny mistake leads to catastrophe. The serum is missing and Dan and Amy have to get it back and stop who stole it . . . before it’s game over. For everyone.

Pennsylvania Patchwork: A Novel (Legacy of Lancaster Trilogy Book 2)

 Romance > Amish
Author: Kate Lloyd

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Pennsylvania Patchwork: A Novel (Legacy of Lancaster Trilogy Book 2)

Seattle native Holly Fisher is smitten by Lancaster County, its simplicity and her long lost relatives. In the sequel to bestselling Leaving Lancaster, Holly embraces the Amish culture, learning to slow down to see what  – and who – really matters.
Meeting the family that her mother had kept hidden from her, Holly comes face to face with her real life and blood legacy.

The Tigress of Forli: Renaissance Italy’s Most Courageous and Notorious Countess, Caterina Riario Sforza de’ Medici

 Women in History
Author: Elizabeth Lev

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The Tigress of Forli: Renaissance Italy's Most Courageous and Notorious Countess, Caterina Riario Sforza de' Medici

A strategist to match Machiavelli; a warrior who stood toe to toe with the Borgias; a wife whose three marriages would end in bloodshed and heartbreak; and a mother determined to maintain her family’s honor, Caterina Riario Sforza de’ Medici was a true Renaissance celebrity, beloved and vilified in equal measure. In this dazzling biography, Elizabeth Lev illuminates her extraordinary life and accomplishments.

Raised in the court of Milan and wed at age ten to the pope’s corrupt nephew, Caterina was ensnared in Italy’s political intrigues early in life. After turbulent years in Rome’s papal court, she moved to the Romagnol province of Forlì. Following her husband’s assassination, she ruled Italy’s crossroads with iron will, martial strength, political savvy, and an icon’s fashion sense. In finally losing her lands to the Borgia family, she put up a resistance that inspired all of Europe and set the stage for her progeny—including Cosimo de’ Medici—to follow her example to greatness.

Leaving Lancaster: A Novel (Legacy of Lancaster Trilogy Book 1)

 Romance > Amish
Author: Kate Lloyd

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Leaving Lancaster: A Novel (Legacy of Lancaster Trilogy Book 1)

More than anything else, thirty-something Holly Fisher longs for family. Growing up in Seattle without a dad or grandparents, she wonders what it would be like to have a heritage, a place of belonging. Holly is furious when her mother, Esther, reveals a long-kept secret: Holly’s grandmother and uncles are still alive and begging Esther to return. And Holly is shocked when she learns that the family she’s never known lives on a Lancaster, Pennsylvania, farm—as part of an Amish community her mother once abandoned.

Outliers: The Story of Success

 Economics > Social Psychology & Interactions
Author: Malcolm Gladwell

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Outliers: The Story of Success

There is a story that is usually told about extremely successful people, a story that focuses on intelligence and ambition. Gladwell argues that the true story of success is very different, and that if we want to understand how some people thrive, we should spend more time looking around them-at such things as their family, their birthplace, or even their birth date. And in revealing that hidden logic, Gladwell presents a fascinating and provocative blueprint for making the most of human potential.

In The Tipping Point Gladwell changed the way we understand the world. In Blink he changed the way we think about thinking. In OUTLIERS he transforms the way we understand success.

The Ivy Tree

 Historical Romance
Author: Carolyn Brown

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The Ivy Tree

After his rodeo accident, Truman James was just going home to his grandmother’s farmhouse to stay a few weeks while his broken leg healed. He surely didn’t expect to be awakened the first morning he was there by a snaggle-toothed kid and his sassy Irish mother, who’d moved right into the house with him.Allie McCleary wouldn’t have ever consented to move to Dougherty, Oklahoma, if she’d known Truman had the freedom to use the house, too. And she sure didn’t expect Truman James to be the magic she’d been searching for since her husband was killed five years before.

Scream For Me: A Novel of the Night Hunter

 Romantic Suspense
Author: Cynthia Eden

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Scream For Me: A Novel of the Night Hunter

They were only supposed to have a professional relationship, but FBI agent Kyle McKenzie has been fantasizing about his sexy partner, Cadence Hollow, from the moment they first met. It takes the darkest case of their careers to finally bring their hidden desire bubbling to the surface. Once they’re in each other’s arms, though, they swear that nothing short of death will part them. The Night Hunter—a cunning stalker whose four-state, fifteen-year abduction spree began in Paradox, Alabama, with Kyle’s sister—may be only too happy to oblige.

The Forgotten Sister: Mary Bennet’s Pride and Prejudice

 Historical Fiction > Regency
Author: Jennifer Paynter

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The Forgotten Sister: Mary Bennet's Pride and Prejudice

The third Bennet sister, Mary, steps into the spotlight in this graceful retelling ofPride and Prejudice.

As a middle child flanked by two pairs of closely bonded sisters, marginalized by her mother, and ridiculed by her father, Mary Bennet feels isolated within her own family. She retreats to her room to read and play the pianoforte and, when obliged to mix in society, finds it safer to quote platitudes from books rather than express her real opinions.

Dana’s Valley

 Christian Fiction
Author: Janette Oke, Laurel Oke Logan

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Dana's Valley

Erin Walsh thinks her family is as close to perfect as a family can be. But when one grim diagnosis is all it takes to shake them to the core, she wonders if things can ever go back to the way they were. Erin’s attempts to go about life as usual feel empty, and as each member of her family seems to struggle alone, she is about ready to give up on God. However, Erin has yet to learn that God will never give up on her.

The Sweetest Thing

 Christian Fiction > Historical
Author: Elizabeth Musser

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The Sweetest Thing

The Singleton family’s fortunes seem unaffected by the Great Depression, and Perri–along with the other girls at Atlanta’s elite Washington Seminary–lives a carefree life of tea dances with college boys, matinees at the cinema, and debut parties. But when tragedies strike, Perri is confronted with a world far different from the one she has always known.

At the insistence of her parents, Mary “Dobbs” Dillard, the daughter of an itinerant preacher, is sent from inner-city Chicago to live with her aunt and attend Washington Seminary, bringing confrontation and radical ideas.

Blood Red Road (Dust Lands Book 1)

 Science Fiction > Dystopian
Author: Moira Young

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Blood Red Road (Dust Lands Book 1)

Saba has spent her whole life in Silverlake, a dried-up wasteland ravaged by constant sandstorms. The Wrecker civilization has long been destroyed, leaving only landfills for Saba and her family to scavenge from. That’s fine by her, as long as her beloved twin brother Lugh is around. But when four cloaked horsemen capture Lugh, Saba’s world is shattered, and she embarks on a quest to get him back.

Suddenly thrown into the lawless, ugly reality of the outside world, Saba discovers she is a fierce fighter, an unbeatable survivor, and a cunning opponent.

Every Dead Thing (Charlie Parker Book 1)

 Mystery > Police Procedurals
Author: John Connolly

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Every Dead Thing (Charlie Parker Book 1)

Hailed internationally as a page-turner in a league with the fiction of Thomas Harris, this lyrical and terrifying bestseller is the stunning achievement of an “extravagantly gifted” (Kirkus Reviews) new novelist. John Connolly superbly taps into the tortured mind and gritty world of former NYPD detective Charlie “Bird” Parker, tormented by the brutal, unsolved murders of his wife and young daughter. Driven by visions of the dead, Parker tracks a serial killer from New York City to the American South, and finds his buried instincts — for love, survival, and, ultimately, for killing — awakening as he confronts a monster beyond imagining…

Brotherhood: Dharma, Destiny, and the American Dream

 Biographies & Memoirs
Author: Deepak Chopra, Sanjiv Chopra

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Brotherhood: Dharma, Destiny, and the American Dream

In Brotherhood, Deepak and Sanjiv Chopra reveal the story of their personal struggles and triumphs as doctors, immigrants, and brothers. They were born in the ferment of liberated India after 1947, as an age-old culture was reinventing its future. For the young, this meant looking to the West.

The Chopra brothers were among the most eager and ambitious of the new generation. In the 1970s, they each emigrated to the United States to make a new life. Both faced tough obstacles: While Deepak encountered resistance from Western-trained doctors over the mind-body connection, Sanjiv struggled to reconcile the beliefs of his birthplace with those of his new home.

The Lions of Lucerne (Scot Harvath Book 1)

 Thrillers & Suspense > Crime
Author: Brad Thor

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The Lions of Lucerne (Scot Harvath Book 1)

In a daring and chilling debut, Brad Thor draws us into a sinister labyrinth of political intrigue and international terrorism, serving up an explosive cocktail of unrelenting action — and a shattering climax — as one man is pushed to the edge.
On the snow-covered slopes of Utah, the unthinkable has just become a nightmarish reality: thirty Secret Service agents have been viciously executed and the vacationing president of the United States is kidnapped by one of the most lethal terrorist organizations in the Middle East — the dreaded Fatah.

Angels Walking: A Novel

 Christian Fiction > Romance
Author: Karen Kingsbury

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Angels Walking: A Novel

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes the first in a brand-new series about second chances—a dramatic story about a washed up baseball player, the love he left behind, and the miracles that might save them both.

When former national baseball star Tyler Ames suffers a career-ending injury, all he can think about is putting his life back together the way it was before. He has lost everyone he loves on his way to the big leagues. Then just when things seem to be turning around, Tyler hits rock bottom. Across the country, Tyler’s one true love Sami Dawson has moved on.

Spare Change (The Wyattsville Series Book 1)

 Mystery > Historical
Author: Bette Lee Crosby

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Spare Change (The Wyattsville Series Book 1)

Eleven year-old Ethan Allen Doyle has witnessed a brutal murder and now the boy is running for his life. In the time-tested tradition of Southern Fiction novels, Crosby unveils the darkest side of human nature and then rewards her readers with this beautiful tale of love, loss and unexpected gifts.

Olivia Westerly is the only person Ethan Allen can trust, and he’s not too sure he can trust her. She’s got no love of children and a truckload of superstitions—one of them is the belief that eleven is the unluckiest number on earth.

Just My Luck (Escape to New Zealand Book 5)

 Romance > Multicultural
Author: Rosalind James

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Just My Luck (Escape to New Zealand Book 5)

Nate Torrance has a job to do, and the biggest rugby boots in the world to fill. He can’t afford to lose his focus, especially not to a brown-eyed Canadian who pushes all his buttons and looks much too good in a climbing harness.

Allison Villiers may not know what she wants to do with her life, but she’s clear about one thing. She’s not impressed by the new captain of the All Blacks, however big a deal he is to the rest of New Zealand. If only her unfortunate taste for adventure didn’t keep leading her astray …

Angels of Bourbon Street (The Jade Calhoun Series Book 4)

 Fantasy > Paranormal & Urban
Author: Deanna Chase

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Angels of Bourbon Street (The Jade Calhoun Series Book 4)

Despite having lost half her soul, coven leader Jade Calhoun is determined to lead a regular life, and that means planning her wedding. With just five weeks until the big event, plans are halted when Jade falls victim to a ghost possession. Unfortunately, it appears the only way to keep the ghost at bay is to spend twenty-four hours a day with the last person Jade wants to share a house with—the angel who has the other half of her soul.

Things go from bad to worse when the ghost targets Jade’s friends and her fiancé, Kane.

Dreaming of You

 Historical Romance > Regency
Author: Jennifer McNare

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Dreaming of You

To secure the wellbeing of her beloved family, Melody Settrington agrees to marry Charles Cavendish, the elderly Earl of Edgington, despite her reservations. However, the innocent young beauty has no idea what her new husband will demand of her once they are legally wed. It isn’t long however, before Melody discovers that the widowed earl had a purpose in choosing her for his bride, the daughter of an impoverished country baron. Impotent and childless, Charles is in desperate need of an heir, in addition to someone he can force into going along with the heinous scheme he has concocted.

Parallax View (Tracie Tanner Thrillers Book 1)

 Thrillers & Suspense > Spies & Politics
Author: Allan Leverone

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Parallax View: A Tracie Tanner Thriller (Tracie Tanner Thrillers Book 1)

It’s spring, 1987, late in the Cold War, and CIA clandestine operations agent Tracie Tanner is tasked with what should be a relatively simple mission: deliver a secret communique from Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev to U.S. President Ronald Reagan.

After smuggling the document out of East Germany, Tracie believes she is in the clear. She’s wrong. A shadowy cabal is work, people who will stop at nothing to prevent the explosive information contained in the letter from reaching the White House.

Dead Island

 Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Author: Mark Morris

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Dead Island

Welcome to the Royal Palms Resort – which offers its guests from around the world the ultimate in luxury and relaxation…
Welcome to the holiday paradise where your dreams should come true…but where a nightmare is about to begin….

Because a mysterious epidemic has suddenly, and without warning, broken out across the island. The local islanders, hotel guests and workers alike are struck down – only to rise again, craving the flesh and the blood of the still living. For four of the holidaymakers and a handful of others scattered around Banoi who are seemingly unaffected by the plague, they must face the awful, terrifying reality of a zombie apocalypse.

Pirate Vishnu (Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Book 2)

 Mystery > Cozy
Author: Gigi Pandian

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Pirate Vishnu (A Jaya Jones Treasure Hunt Mystery Book 2)

1906. Shortly before the Great San Francisco Earthquake, Pirate Vishnu strikes the San Francisco Bay. An ancestor of Jaya’s who came to the U.S. from India draws a treasure map…

Present Day. Over a century later, the cryptic treasure map remains undeciphered. From San Francisco to the southern tip of India, Jaya pieces together her ancestor’s secrets, maneuvers a complicated love life she didn’t count on, and puts herself in the path of a killer to restore a revered treasure.

Legally Undead (Vampirarchy Book 1)

 Fantasy > Paranormal & Urban
Author: Margo Bond Collins

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Legally Undead (Vampirarchy Book 1)

Elle Dupree has her life all figured out: first a wedding, then her Ph.D., then swank faculty parties where she’ll serve wine and cheese and introduce people to her husband the lawyer.

But those plans disintegrate when she walks in on a vampire sucking the blood from her fiancé, Greg. Horrified, she screams and runs—not away from the vampire, but toward it, brandishing a wooden letter opener.

Tall, Dark and Kilted: A contemporary romance set in the highlands of Scotland

 Romantic Comedy
Author: Lizzie Lamb

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Tall, Dark and Kilted: A contemporary romance set in the highlands of Scotland

Fliss Bagshawe longs for a passport out of Pimlico where she works as a holistic therapist. After attending a party in Notting Hill she loses her job and with it her dream of becoming her own boss. When she’s offered the chance to take over a failing therapy centre, she grabs it with both hands. But there’s a catch – the centre lies five hundred miles away – in Wester Ross, Scotland.

Fliss’s romantic view of the highlands populated by hunky Men in Kilts is shattered when she has an upclose and very personal encounter with the Laird of Kinloch Mara, Ruairi Urquhart.

Broslin Creek Boxed Set (Books 1-3)

  Romance > Mystery & Suspense
Author: Dana Marton

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Broslin Creek Boxed Set (Books 1-3)

The only person who can identify the most notorious hit man in the country, Kate Bridges is running for her life. Murphy Dolan is in the Army Reserves, returning from his 2nd tour of duty, only to find a stranger hiding in his house. She’s scared spitless. He’s completely burned-out on violence. Neither of them has any trust left to give.

Guns of Seneca 6 Box Set Collected Saga (Chambers 1-4)

 Westerns > Science Fiction
Author: Bernard Schaffer

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Guns of Seneca 6 Box Set Collected Saga (Chambers 1-4)

This collection contains the first four chambers in Bernard Schaffer’s epic sci-fi western series, including Guns of Seneca 6, Old-Time Lawmen, Magnificent Guns of Seneca 6 and Immaculate Killers. A world of outlaws, gunslingers, and native tribes, the Guns of Seneca 6 has been compared to Firefly, Star Wars, and Tombstone. Prepare yourself for an adventure unlike any other!

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