A Killer Thriller Collection – Eight The Hard Way

 Thrillers & Suspense > Crime
Author: Nick Stephenson, Ryan King, Kay Hadashi, Alan McDermott, Micheal Maxwell, R.S. Guthrie, Robert Swartwood, D. D. VanDyke

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A Killer Thriller Collection - Eight The Hard Way (Mystery Thriller Suspense)

Eight thrilling stories from eight masters of suspense:

Paydown – by Nick Stephenson. When a high-flying Wall Street investment banker is found brutally killed, what started out as a simple fraud case turns into expert criminologist Leopold Blake’s first ever murder investigation. As the glamor of Wall Street is stripped away by a series of catastrophic discoveries, Leopold will have to decide how much he is prepared to risk in order to uncover the truth – and whether it’s a price he’s willing to pay.

Dump Cake Gourmet: 25 Outrageously Delicious Dump Cake Recipes

 Cookbooks, Food & Wine > Baking > Desserts
Author: Grace Minello, Jen Trivalli

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Dump Cake Gourmet: 25 Outrageously Delicious Dump Cake Recipes (Dump Cake Quick and Easy Fun Recipes Cookbook)

Do you love eating delicious desserts? Then look no further. These 25 decadently delicious dump cake recipes will surely satisfy your sweet tooth for holiday recipes. Quick and easy to make, whether it’s Thanksgiving or Christmas, Spring or Fall, these dump cake recipes are sure to please the whole family year round.

  • Cherrilicious Chocolate Dump Cake
  • Banana Split Dump Cake
  • Ultimate Chocolate Dump Cake
  • And much, much more!

Consequences

 Historical Romance > Regency
Author: C.P. Odom, Pickels Ellen, Boyd Christina

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Consequences

Consequences is a cautionary tale about the evils of hasty judgment, revisiting Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and one of those pivotal moments when Elizabeth Bennet throws away Mr. Darcy’s offer of marriage so decisively. What transpires from that point is well known to Austen’s extensive readership, but what if even one element in the chain of events in her novel turns out differently? Does Austen’s happy ending eventually come to pass, or is the outcome more bleak?

And if, in order to secure financial security for her loved ones, Elizabeth does not reject Darcy, is she married to a proud, arrogant, disdainful man who, as she feared, forces her to deny her own relatives and thus condemns her to a lifetime of misery?

Skinny Me (A New Start Book 1)

 Fiction > Coming of Age
Author: Charlene Carr

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Skinny Me (A New Start Book 1)

Whirling from a life that’s crumbling around her, Jennifer Carpenter devotes herself to the one thing she can control: becoming the ideal version of herself—a thinner version—no matter the cost.

She isn’t always nice. She isn’t always likable, but she’s honest.

Skinny Me is an in-depth look at the complicated layers of insecurity and depression that can stem from seeking self-worth and beauty in the numbers on a scale.

This novel is beautiful, harsh, and truthful in its characterization of a woman who is flawed, yet inspirational.

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Forever Fifteen (The Lucia Alberti Series Book 1)

 Horror > Occult
Author: Kimberly Steele

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Forever Fifteen (The Lucia Alberti Series Book 1)

Lucy Albert is not your ordinary maladjusted suburban adolescent. Born into the era of the Black Plague in medieval Italy, Lucy is chosen as a mate by the sinister vampire Sebastianus against her will. Struggling to survive in a modern world she cannot identify with, Lucy isn’t looking for attention.

Welcome to Forever Fifteen, where a lonely girl seeks refuge in a world awash in everyday brutality, a world where only blood and death can sate her hunger. Journey into Lucy’s past as you experience the terror of the Black Death and the harsh reality of womanhood in the Middle Ages. Enter Forever Fifteen, the fast-paced thrill ride that is redefining vampire horror.

The River Girl’s Song: Texas Women of Spirit, Book 1

 Christian Fiction > Historical
Author: Angela Castillo

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The River Girl's Song: Texas Women of Spirit, Book 1

Zillia Bright never dreamed she’d be orphaned at sixteen and left to care for her baby brother and Papa’s farm. With only a mule and a hundred-year-old shotgun, she must fight to protect what’s hers. Countless dangers lurk on the Bastrop Texas riverside. Zillia must rely on the help of her best friends, Soonie and Wylder, to hold her world together.

With Zillia’s struggles come unexpected miracles, and proof that God might just listen to the prayers of a river girl.
Clean, Christian fiction with a romantic element.

100 Weight Loss Tips You Wish You Knew: The Best Quick and Easy Ways To Lose Weight and Stay Healthy

 Health, Fitness & Dieting > Exercise & Fitness
Author: Mark Powell

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100 Weight Loss Tips You Wish You Knew: The Best Quick and Easy Ways To Lose Weight and Stay Healthy

There are many secrets to lifelong weight management and health, but here’s the biggest one: If you’re healthy and your body is well, it will naturally return to proper, most shapely and beautiful form. Your body will find its shape again if you give it what it really needs, even if you also give it some of the not-so-good stuff every now and then.And perhaps just as important is that your mindset really does matter. In truth, self-compassion is probably the number one thing missing from our “diet plans.”
We’ll tell you how to balance your body, balance your health, detoxify, purify, move your body in the most efficient ways, support your metabolism with the right nutrition, and to understand your emotions, beliefs and thoughts on a deeper level and how they affect weight loss.

Citizen Vince

 Contemporary Fiction
Author: Jess Walter

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Citizen Vince

At 1:59 a.m. in Spokane, Washington—eight days before the 1980 presidential election—Vince Camden pockets his stash of stolen credit cards and drops by an all-night poker game before heading to his witness-protection job dusting crullers at Donut Make You Hungry. Along with a neurotic hooker girlfriend, this is the total sum of Vince’s new life. But when a familiar face shows up in town, Vince realizes his sordid past is still too close behind him. During the next unforgettable week, he’ll negotiate a coast-to-coast maze of obsessive cops, eager politicians, and assorted mobsters—only to find that redemption might exist, of all places, in the voting booth.

The Witch Is Back (with bonus short story Be Witched): A Jolie Wilkins Novel

 Romance > Time Travel
Author: H. P. Mallory

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The Witch Is Back (with bonus short story Be Witched): A Jolie Wilkins Novel

The witching hour has arrived in bestselling author H. P. Mallory’s captivating and sexy new novel, starring the most dazzling denizen of the undead, Jolie Wilkins.

Funny and feisty witch Jolie Wilkins is back—or rather, she’s back to her humble beginnings. Propelled into the past to her old Los Angeles fortune-telling shop, Jolie has no idea she possesses extraordinary powers, and she definitely doesn’t remember becoming Queen of the Underworld. But at least she has two incredibly sexy men vying for her affection: Rand Balfour, who looks very familiar, though Jolie can’t place his gorgeous face, and Sinjin Sinclair, who is tall, dark, and perfect . . . except for the fangs.

A Fire Upon The Deep (Zones of Thought series Book 1)

 Hard Science Fiction
Author: Vernor Vinge

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A Fire Upon The Deep (Zones of Thought series Book 1)

A Fire Upon the Deep is the big, breakout book that fulfills the promise of Vinge’s career to date: a gripping tale of galactic war told on a cosmic scale.

Thousands of years hence, many races inhabit a universe where a mind’s potential is determined by its location in space, from superintelligent entities in the Transcend, to the limited minds of the Unthinking Depths, where only simple creatures and technology can function. Nobody knows what strange force partitioned space into these “regions of thought,” but when the warring Straumli realm use an ancient Transcendent artifact as a weapon, they unwittingly unleash an awesome power that destroys thousands of worlds and enslaves all natural and artificial intelligence.

The World According to Bob: The Further Adventures of One Man and His Streetwise Cat

 Biographies & Memoirs > Animal Care & Pets
Author: James Bowen

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The World According to Bob: The Further Adventures of One Man and His Streetwise Cat

Bob Fever has swept the globe, with A Street Cat Named Bob vaulting its way to #7 on The New York Times bestseller list in its first week on sale. With rights sold to 27 countries around the globe and a top spot on the British bestseller list for more than a year, this book has been a smashing success around the world. Now, James Bowen and Bob are back in The World According to Bob–a touching and true sequel about one man and the cat that changed his life.

As James struggles to adjust to his transformation from street musician to international celebrity, Bob is at his side, providing moments of intelligence, bravery, and humor and opening his human friend’s eyes to important truths about friendship, loyalty, trust – and the meaning of happiness.

The Tenth Cycle (Rossler Foundation Book 1)

 Technothrillers
Author: JC Ryan

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The Tenth Cycle: A Thriller (A Rossler Foundation Mystery Book 1)

A conspiracy thriller. The truth about human history is about to be revealed. Will we be allowed to know the truth? For thousands of years the truth about human history has intentionally been suppressed and exploited.

For decades scholars have been saying that the truth about human history will be found inside the Great Pyramid of Giza, but up till now no one has ever been able to find it. Those who tried have been ridiculed and persecuted.

Will Daniel Rossler and Dr. Sarah Clarke be allowed to uncover the real and true message? As they come closer to the truth, skepticism out of the academic community is replaced by evil and malicious adversaries, dumping them into a very hostile world where violence, deceit and duplicity become their daily companions.

Rogue Island (Liam Mulligan Book 1)

 Thrillers > Crime
Author: Bruce DeSilva

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Rogue Island (Liam Mulligan Book 1)

Liam Mulligan is as old school as a newspaper man gets. His beat is Providence, Rhode Island, and he knows every street and alley. He knows the priests and prostitutes, the cops and street thugs. He knows the mobsters and politicians–who are pretty much one and the same.

Someone is systematically burning down the neighborhood Mulligan grew up in, people he knows and loves are perishing in the flames, and the public is on the verge of panic. With the whole city of Providence on his back, Mulligan must weed through a wildly colorful array of characters to find the truth.

Spin

 Science Fiction > Post-Apocalyptic
Author: Robert Charles Wilson

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Spin

One night in October when he was ten years old, Tyler Dupree stood in his back yard and watched the stars go out. They all flared into brilliance at once, then disappeared, replaced by a flat, empty black barrier. He and his best friends, Jason and Diane Lawton, had seen what became known as the Big Blackout. It would shape their lives.

The effect is worldwide. The sun is now a featureless disk–a heat source, rather than an astronomical object. The moon is gone, but tides remain. Not only have the world’s artificial satellites fallen out of orbit, their recovered remains are pitted and aged, as though they’d been in space far longer than their known lifespans. As Tyler, Jason, and Diane grow up, space probe reveals a bizarre truth: The barrier is artificial, generated by huge alien artifacts.

Code Name Verity

 Young Adult > Historical Fiction
Author: Elizabeth E. Wein

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Code Name Verity

When “Verity” is arrested by the Gestapo, she’s sure she doesn’t stand a chance. As a secret agent captured in enemy territory, she’s living a spy’s worst nightmare. Her Nazi interrogators give her a simple choice: reveal her mission or face a grisly execution. But will trading her secrets be enough to save her from the enemy?

Rich in historical detail and intrigue, Code Name Verity is a vivid reminder of what makes historical fiction so compelling. In exchange for a temporary stay of execution and lesser forms of torture, a young female spy captured in Nazi-occupied France writes a confession of her activities in the Resistance. Her story is that of two women who should never have crossed paths, yet were destined to become the best of friends and embark upon the covert mission that would determine which of them would live or die.

Beauty: A Retelling of the Story of Beauty and the Beast

 Children’s eBooks > Science Fiction, Fantasy & Scary Stories
Author: Robin McKinley

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Beauty: A Retelling of the Story of Beauty and the Beast

Robin McKinley’s acclaimed first novel is a brilliant reimagining of the classic French fairy tale.

This much-loved retelling of the classic French tale Beauty and the Beast elicits the familiar magical charm, but is more believable and complex than the traditional story. In this version, Beauty is not as beautiful as her older sisters, who are both lovely and kind. Here, in fact, Beauty has no confidence in her appearance but takes pride in her own intelligence, her love of learning and books, and her talent in riding. She is the most competent of the three sisters, which proves essential when they are forced to retire to the country because of their father’s financial ruin.

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Tallgrass

 Thrillers > Historical
Author: Sandra Dallas

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Tallgrass

An essential American novel from Sandra Dallas, an unparalleled writer of our history, and our deepest emotions…

During World War II, a family finds life turned upside down when the government opens a Japanese internment camp in their small Colorado town. After a young girl is murdered, all eyes (and suspicions) turn to the newcomers, the interlopers, the strangers.

This is Tallgrass as Rennie Stroud has never seen it before. She has just turned thirteen and, until this time, life has pretty much been what her father told her it should be: predictable and fair. But now the winds of change are coming and, with them, a shift in her perspective.

Once Perfect (Shattered Past Book 1)

  Women’s Fiction > New Adult
Author: Cecy Robson

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Once Perfect (Shattered Past Book 1)

His life was never easy. Hers wasn’t supposed to be this hard. They come from different worlds, but fate lures them together in a way neither expected in Cecy Robson’s raw, steamy series debut—perfect for fans of Monica Murphy and J. Lynn.

Evelyn Preston’s future once looked perfect—until her wealthy father was caught in an embezzlement scandal and took his own life. Alone and struggling to pay her college tuition and bills, Evelyn finds a job as a waitress at the ultra-hip nightclub Excess, where she used to have more in common with the privileged private-school clientele than her fellow staff members. But something attracts her to the sexy six-foot-four bouncer and ex-army MMA fighter Mateo Tres Santos.

Small Island: A Novel

 Fiction > British & Irish > Historical
Author: Andrea Levy

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Small Island: A Novel

Hortense Joseph arrives in London from Jamaica in 1948 with her life in her suitcase, her heart broken, her resolve intact. Her husband, Gilbert Joseph, returns from the war expecting to be received as a hero, but finds his status as a black man in Britain to be second class. His white landlady, Queenie, raised as a farmer’s daughter, befriends Gilbert, and later Hortense, with innocence and courage, until the unexpected arrival of her husband, Bernard, who returns from combat with issues of his own to resolve.

Told in these four voices, Small Island is a courageous novel of tender emotion and sparkling wit, of crossings taken and passages lost, of shattering compassion and of reckless optimism in the face of insurmountable barriers—in short, an encapsulation of that most American of experiences: the immigrant’s life.

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit

 Literary Fiction > LGBT > Coming of Age
Author: Jeanette Winterson

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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit

Winner of the Whitbread Prize for best first fiction, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a coming-out novel from Winterson, the acclaimed author of The Passion and Sexing the Cherry.
The narrator, Jeanette, cuts her teeth on the knowledge that she is one of God’s elect, but as this budding evangelical comes of age, and comes to terms with her preference for her own sex.

The Shock of the Fall: A Novel

 Women’s Fiction > Domestic Life
Author: Nathan Filer

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The Shock of the Fall: A Novel

While on vacation with their parents, Matthew Homes and his older brother snuck out in the middle of the night. Only Matthew came home safely. Ten years later, Matthew tells us, he has found a way to bring his brother back…

What begins as the story of a lost boy turns into a story of a brave man yearning to understand what happened that night, in the years since, and to his very person. Unafraid to look at the shadows of our hearts, Nathan Filer’s rare and brilliant debut The Shock of the Fall shows us the strength that is rooted in resilience and love.

Remnant Population

 Science Fiction > Adventure
Author: Elizabeth Moon

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Remnant Population

For forty years, Colony 3245.12 has been Ofelia’s home. On this planet far away in space and time from the world of her youth, she has lived and loved, weathered the death of her husband, raised her one surviving child, lovingly tended her garden, and grown placidly old. And it is here that she fully expects to finish out her days–until the shifting corporate fortunes of the Sims Bancorp Company dictates that Colony 3245.12 is to be disbanded, its residents shipped off, deep in cryo-sleep, to somewhere new and strange and not of their choosing. But while her fellow colonists grudgingly anticipate a difficult readjustment on some distant world, Ofelia savors the promise of a golden opportunity.

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