She was his for one week only…
When a beautiful stranger ducks into his bookshop during a rainstorm, Cale Cameron, well-known rake, is instantly attracted to her. Elizabeth, Lady Thornhill, is restless and hungers for something she cannot name. Society would never accept a countess and a mere bookseller, so they agree to a one week affair to indulge their desire.
As their passion ignites and their connection grows, Elizabeth threatens the one thing Cale has protected above all else – his heart. Letting her go is the only solution… and the one thing he is not prepared to do.
A deadly carnivorous insect.
A group of scientists trapped in the remote Brazilian rainforest.
One horror filled night.
Entomologist Howard Duncan has a generous grant and a wealthy lover. Now he’s on the verge of a find in the Brazilian rainforest that will reenergize his career: the rarely sighted reptilus blaberus, an insect like no other.
But something has changed – nature has started producing an antidote to the fungal infection that previously held the insect population in check. Skeletons provide Duncan and his team with an ominous first clue about the potential consequences.
And as the hunters become the hunted, the team must fight for their lives if they want to survive the terror-filled night.
In the sequel to The Yellowstone Conundrum we follow our characters through the first week after the eruption of the 55-by-35 mile Yellowstone caldera. The battle for the city of Seattle rages as gangs attempt to burn the city to the ground. Ray Spaudling and a rag-tag group of civilians leave the Seattle Library and help in the fight. The weather clears in Denver but there is four feet of volcanic ash everywhere. Water from the Fort Peck Dam reaches Lake Sakakawea after leveling Williston, ND. What is Penny going to do with Amanda and Jason, the two children she rescued from wolves? Robert O’Brien and Charley Lame Deer reach the Garrison Dam, which like Fort Peck Dam is earthen in construction. Will it hold?
Little Book About Big Body Transformation: Burn, Build and Strengthen Your Body to Look 10 to 20 Years Younger!
The book presents the strength plan which helps to burn 3 time more calories for less period of time – for only 3 hours a week. The strength plan is focused on building shaped butt and 6 pack, and creating feminine and balanced look. It helps to transform the body in 8 weeks. The combination of a diet and work outs will help to lose up to 10 pounds during first 2 weeks of the program. Book describes the best foods for fat loss, and what is more important for staying young and healthy. The distinguishing characteristic of the plan – you don’t need to deprive yourself, this plan will push the metabolism through the rough, that’s why you can indulge occasionally with your favourite food, and it’s not going to ruin your weight loss success. With this program you’ll look 10 to 20 years younger. The book also teaches how to stay determined towards chasing the goals, and teaches how to be successful.
Known for his comic sense, Earl Derr Biggers was one of the foremost writers of mystery and detective stories in this country. To his friends he was known for his comic sense. Seven Keys to Baldpate was his first novel and became extremely popular. In it, a famous author visits a closed summer resort at Baldpate Mountain in the middle of winter. He is looking for peace and quiet so that he can write his next book.
However, before his first night is over, numerous unexpected visitors begin to fill the hotel, on strange and sometimes dangerous missions. The author finds that a fortune is at stake and that his visitors will do anything to possess it. Before the end of the week, there is gunfire, bribery, fights, and hidden truths are unmasked.
Paleo Diet: The Ultimate Paleo Diet Guide To Optimal Health, Strength And Well-Being (Paleo Diet, Paleo, Diet)
The paleo diet is the gateway to optimal health, as it helps people re-discover the foods that promote true health and well-being. Being on a paleo diet is about eating the way you are designed to eat, and reap tremendous health benefits as a result. The paleo diet will help you achieve maximum levels of energy, lose weight, build strength and achieve great levels of health and well-being, by providing you with the foods that you were designed to eat.
This book is created with the sole purpose of helping you reap the maximum benefits that the paleo diet has to offer you. Not only will this book provide you with some essential background knowledge about the paleo diet, but it will also give you access to over 40 recipes and a 7 day meal plan!
Inspector Logan Tummond has a lot weighing on his mind. When a little boy is killed in ritualistic fashion, Scotland Yard begins to think someone is out to give Jack the Ripper a run for his money as the terror of Victorian London. But when Tummond can’t make sense of the strange symbols associated with the murder, he calls on someone with enough intelligence to put Sherlock Holmes to shame. The only problem? His consultant is a woman. And Logan is in love with her.
Unfortunately, Ruby Waterbrook doesn’t share Tummond’s feelings. She finds excitement in solving mysteries, and she is willing to help Logan with this one – even when the case begins to take a personal turn, calling up dark memories from Logan’s past. Can Ruby help him decipher the odd clues before another child turns up dead? Will Logan’s heart get in the way of solving the case?
When her four year old daughter informs her a sick man is in their yard, Honor Gillette rushes out to help him. But that “sick” man turns out to be Lee Coburn, the man accused of murdering seven people the night before. Dangerous, desperate, and armed, he promises Honor that she and her daughter won’t be hurt as long as she does everything he asks. She has no choice but to accept him at his word.
But Honor soon discovers that even those close to her can’t be trusted. Coburn claims that her beloved late husband possessed something extremely valuable that places Honor and her daughter in grave danger. Coburn is there to retrieve it — at any cost. From FBI offices in Washington, D.C., to a rundown shrimp boat in coastal Louisiana, Coburn and Honor run for their lives from the very people sworn to protect them, and unravel a web of corruption and depravity that threatens not only them, but the fabric of our society
Stunningly portrayed by Leonardo DiCaprio in the Golden Globe Award-winning and twelve-time Academy Award nominated film The Revenant, mountain man Hugh Glass’s harrowing journey 300 miles to civilization after being mauled by a grizzly bear and left for dead is just one of the incredible adventures Spur Award Winning author Win Blevins explores in Give Your Heart to the Hawks.
In addition to the captivating story of Hugh Glass, Win Blevins presents a poetic tribute to these dauntless “first Westerners” who explored the Great American West from the time of Lewis and Clark into the 1840s. As trappers in a hostile, trackless land, their exploits opened the gates of the mountains for the wagon trains of pioneers who followed them.
New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award winning author Lisa Scottoline is loved by millions of readers for her suspenseful novels about family and justice. Scottoline delivers once again with Keep Quiet, an emotionally gripping and complex story about one man’s split-second decision to protect his son – and the devastating consequences that follow.Jake Buckman’s relationship with his sixteen-year-old son Ryan is not an easy one, so at the urging of his loving wife, Pam, Jake goes alone to pick up Ryan at their suburban movie theater. On the way home, Ryan asks to drive on a deserted road, and Jake sees it as a chance to make a connection. However, what starts as a father-son bonding opportunity instantly turns into a nightmare. Tragedy strikes, and with Ryan’s entire future hanging in the balance, Jake is forced to make a split-second decision that plunges them both into a world of guilt and lies.
The Ultimate Guide to the Daniel Fast is an inspiring resource for Christians who want to pursue a more intimate relationship with God through the 21-day commitment to prayer and fasting known as the Daniel Fast. As you deny yourself certain foods—such as sugars, processed ingredients, and solid fats—you will not only embrace healthier eating habits, you’ll also discover a greater awareness of God’s presence. Author Kristen Feola explains the Daniel Fast in easy-to-understand language, provides 21 thought-provoking devotionals for each day of the fast, and shares more than 100 tasty, easy-to-make recipes that follow fasting guidelines.In a conversational style, Feola helps you structure the fast so you can spend less time thinking about what to eat and more time focusing on God.
From the day he is five-years-old and dropped off at his foster home of the next eleven years, Stephen is mentally and physically tortured. No one in the system can help him. No one can tell him if he has a family. No one can tell him why, with obvious African-American features, he has the last name of Klakowicz.
Along the way, a single faint light comes only from a neighbor’s small acts of kindness and caring—and a box of books. From one of those books he learns that he has to fight in any way he can—for victory is in the battle. His victory is to excel in school.
Against all odds, the author succeeded. He attended college, graduated, became a successful corporate executive, and married a wonderful woman with whom he established a loving family of his own.
E.R. nurse Ella Majors has seen all the misery that she can handle. Burned-out and unsure of her next step, she accepts the temporary position as caregiver to Marion Henderson, a frightened five-year-old who suffers from juvenile diabetes.
But Ella soon realizes there is more sorrow in the isolated home than the little girl’s illness can account for. Harris Henderson, a single father, seems better able to deal with the wild birds he rehabilitates in his birds-of-prey sanctuary than with his own daughter.
Then something magical begins to happen: the timeless beauty of the South Carolina coast and the majestic grace of the wild birds weave a healing spell on the injured hearts at the sanctuary.
The Private Investigator’s Handbook
Rule #1: Don’t break the law
Rule #2: See Rule #1
…And then there’s Addison Holmes, who makes up her handbook as she goes along.
Addison is licensed to carry and she means business. The only thing getting in her way is a sexy detective, a neighborhood watch from hell, a dead billionaire, a black market sperm bank, and a long lost heir.
Piece of cake…
The world is out to kill Mitchell Roberts. The helpless girl who needs help changing her tire. His petty ex-girlfriend and her new mate. An entire mall full of unassuming shoppers. They all want to murder Mitch in a blind rage when he’s in their presence.
As Mitch attempts to unravel the mystery around his situation, he learns quickly that rabid strangers and friends aren’t his only predators. Police attempt to hunt him down by any means necessary and his every move is tracked by a shadowy government official with a secret to protect.
He’ll need to use every resource he has, from the advice of a paranoid late night radio host, to his Twitter account and find out why he’s become Public Enemy Zero.
Failing grades. Misleading wind vampires. And a fortune in forgotten gold.
Traveling to the most remote region of China certainly wasn’t what Ben Vecchio had in mind for his summer vacation, but when Tenzin suggested a quick trip, he could hardly turn down a chance to keep her out of trouble and practice the Mandarin he still struggled with in class.
Of course, Tenzin might not have been clear about everything travel entailed.
Driving a truck full of rotting vegetables and twenty million in gold from Kashgar to Shanghai was only the start. If Ben can keep the treasure away from grasping immortals, the reward will be more than worth the effort. But when has travel with a five-thousand-year-old wind vampire ever been simple?