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Romance > Holidays
Author: Elena Aitken
Cozy up to the Castle Mountain Lodge in the middle of the remote Canadian Rockies for Unexpected Gifts.
Christmas represents everything Andi Williams is supposed to have, and doesn’t. Running away to a remote mountain lodge in the Canadian Rockies sounds like the perfect way to escape, until a mix-up finds her sharing a villa with sexy, rough around the edges, Colin Hartford.
Colin’s determination to enjoy the holiday he’s missed for the last five years sweeps Andi into a season of joy that she’s not sure she’s ready for.
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Author: Brandon Massey
From the award-winning author of Dark Corner and The Other Brother comes an unforgettable thriller of family secrets, toxic faith, and high-tech suspense.
On a golden summer morning, fifteen-year-old Anthony Thorne is on a fishing boat with his father, rods cast into the lake, when the crack of a rifle shatters the silence. His father slumps forward, blood leaking from his chest. Horrified, Anthony spins in the direction of the gunfire, and sees a shadowy figure race away from the shore and vanish in the cover of the trees–a vision that will haunt him for years to come . . .
Anthony pulls his dad into his arms, but he is beyond help. He dies in Anthony’s embrace, Anthony’s scream of anguish echoing across the still waters.
Mystery > Cozy > Culinary
Author: Nancy McGovern
When a young lady disappears, Nora finds the residents of Milburn, Wyoming surprisingly unconcerned. But this is because they knew it was coming. After all, Lulu had been complaining about her “dinky, little town” for years, vowing to leave it one day.
But not everyone is convinced that she left of her own accord.
Lulu’s best friend, Val, swears that something isn’t right about her disappearance. And it seems Nora is the only one who will listen. Unfortunately, finding Lulu proves to be more difficult than either of them anticipated. And the twisted trail they follow, both online & off, may prove more dangerous for the seekers than for the lost…
Romance > Paranormal
Author: Lacey Weatherford, Belinda Boring
If he wants to keep her, he’ll have to destroy her first …
From Lacey Weatherford, Multi-Time #1 International and USA Today Bestselling and Award Winning Author of the Crush series, Teen Book of the Year, Chasing Nikki, and paranormal sensation Of Witches and Warlocks . . .
AND . . .
Belinda Boring, Multi-Retail Overall Top 100 Bestselling Author and International Bestselling Genre Author of the mega paranormal hit, The Mystic Wolves series, Loving Liberty, and Broken Promises, comes a new steamy paranormal romance sure to delight the senses!
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Author: Livia Lang
Kari Riley has more problems than she can shake a stick at:
Her ex-boyfriend Anthony is a crazed mobster.
He REALLY wants to murder her for snitching to the police.
She’s been put into Witness Protection – on a farm in the middle of nowhere.
And Flynn, the cowboy who runs said farm? He is annoying, gruff, and grumpy…and also the sexiest man she’s ever laid eyes on.
When her past finally catches up with her, Kari will have only one form of protection: Flynn. Will her cowboy be the solution to her problems…or only add more to her life?
Fiction > Westerns
Author: Gordon L. Rottman
A USA TODAY and Amazon bestseller, this wonderfully crafted tale of 1800s Western life won the Western Fictioneers’ Peacemaker Award for Best Western Novel 2014, was a Western Fictioneers Peacemaker Award Finalist for Best First Western Novel 2014, and was a Western Writers of America Spur Award Finalist for Best Traditional Western Novel for 2013.
The Texas-Mexico border, the winter of 1886—The Great Die Up. A raw rift separates Mexicans and Anglos. A loner cowpoke and a mute Mexican girl fight man and nature to reunite.
Out of work cowpoke Bud Eugen comes across Marta, a mute sixteen-year old Mexican girl whose family has been killed by Indians.
Author: Mary Higgins Clark
Regularly $7.99, Today $1.99
New York’s trendy magazines are a source of peril when a killer enacts a bizarre dance of death, using the personal ads to lure his victims…
After college, best friends Erin Kelley and Darcy Scott move to the city to pursue exciting careers; Erin is a promising jewelry designer, Darcy finds success as a decorator. On a lark, Darcy persuades Erin to help their TV producer friend research the kinds of people who place personal ads. It seems like innocent fun…until Erin disappears.
Erin’s body is found on an abandoned Manhattan pier — on one foot is her own shoe, on the other, a high-heeled dancing slipper.
Cookbooks, Food & Wine > Baking > Pastry
Author: Elisabeth Prueitt, Alice Waters, France Ruffenach
Regularly $26.99, Today $2.99
Every once in a while, a cookbook comes along that instantly says “classic.” This is one of them. Acclaimed pastry chef Elisabeth Prueitt and master baker Chad Robertson share not only their fabulous recipes, but also the secrets and expertise that transform a delicious homemade treat into a great one. It’s no wonder there are lines out the door of Elisabeth and Chad’s acclaimed Tartine Bakery. It’s been written up in every magazine worth its sugar and spice. Here their bakers’ art is transformed into easy-to-follow recipes for the home kitchen. The only thing hard about this cookbook is deciding which recipe to try first: moist Brioche Bread Pudding; luscious Banana Cream Pie; the sweet-tart perfection of Apple Crisp.
Fiction > British & Irish
Author: Emily Bold, Jeanette Heron
Regularly $4.99, Today $0.99
When seventeen-year-old Samantha goes on a school-exchange trip to Scotland, she takes with her an old pendant that she found amongst her grandmother’s belongings. As soon as she arrives at her host family’s home, she is drawn into the country’s tales and myths. Then she meets the dangerously attractive Payton –a mysterious Highlander who soon conquers Sam’s heart. Caught up in her feelings, she doesn’t realize how much danger she’s in. Payton’s past holds a dark secret. A secret that has bound together both their families’ fates for hundreds of years and is now also endangering Sam’s life.
Thrillers > Crime
Author: Matthew McBride
Regularly $15.99, Today $1.99
In Gasconade County, Missouri—once called the meth capital of the world—Deputy Sheriff Dale Banks discovers $52,000 hidden in the broken-down trailer that Jerry Dean Skaggs uses for cooking crystal. And he takes it. Banks knows what he did was wrong, but he did it for all the right reasons. At least, he thinks so. But for every wrong, there is a consequence.
Jerry Dean can’t afford to lose that $52,000—he owes it to his partners and to a crooked cop. He also can’t afford to disappoint the crazed and fearsome Reverend Butch Pogue, who is expecting Jerry Dean to deliver the chemicals the reverend needs for his next batch of meth.
Romance > Paranormal > Vampires
Author: Delilah S. Dawson
Regularly $1.99, Today $0.99
First in a steampunk-tinged paranormal romance series in which a woman is transported to a world filled with vampires and magic.
When nurse Tish Everett forced open the pesky but lovely locket she found at an estate sale, she had no idea she was answering the call of Criminy Stain, from the far off land of Sang. He’d cast a spell for her, but when she’s transported right to him, she’s not so sure she’s ready to be under the spell of another man. (It didn’t go so well last time with controlling, abusive, domineering Jeff.) If only Criminy wasn’t so deliciously rakish….
Fiction > Social & Family Issues
Author: Jennifer Echols
Regularly $1.99, Today $0.99
A sexy and poignant romantic tale of a young daredevil pilot caught between two brothers.
When I was fourteen, I made a decision. If I was doomed to live in a trailer park next to an airport, I could complain about the smell of the jet fuel like my mom, I could drink myself to death over the noise like everybody else, or I could learn to fly.
Heaven Beach, South Carolina, is anything but, if you live at the low-rent end of town. All her life, Leah Jones has been the grown-up in her family, while her mother moves from boyfriend to boyfriend, letting any available money slip out of her hands. At school, they may diss Leah as trash, but she’s the one who negotiates with the landlord when the rent’s not paid. At fourteen, she’s the one who gets a job at the nearby airstrip.
For centuries, scientific thought was focused on bringing order to the natural world. But even as relativity and quantum mechanics undermined that rigid certainty in the first half of the twentieth century, the scientific community clung to the idea that any system, no matter how complex, could be reduced to a simple pattern. In the 1960s, a small group of radical thinkers began to take that notion apart, placing new importance on the tiny experimental irregularities that scientists had long learned to ignore. Miniscule differences in data, they said, would eventually produce massive ones—and complex systems like the weather, economics, and human behavior suddenly became clearer and more beautiful than they had ever been before.
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