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Author: Hart, Lane, West, D.B.
Organized Crime

Chase Fury, the VP of the Savage Kings MC has dealt with his fair share of tragedy over the years. He never wanted the responsibility that comes with being at the head of the table, preferring to leave that to his brother, Torin. But after an unexpected attack on the Kings sends his brothers on a path of vengeance, Chase will have no choice but to take on the burden of being the man in charge.
Reporter Sasha Sheridan has steered clear of any and all bad boy bikers wearing the bearded skull for the last ten years. While investigating a story, she suddenly finds herself back in the crosshairs of the Savage Kings.

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Author: Brenner, Romi

Trying to preserve her last few precious shreds of sanity while working and raising children, Romi Brenner has come to terms with the fact that sometimes you have to turn a blind eye to the fashion whims of a four year old, that you can never underestimate the power of a phone with a working mute button, and that pedicures just aren’t for everyone.

Maintaining her sense of humor amid bathtime hysterics, birthday cake pop carnage and botched early morning conference calls, Brenner takes her readers through a series of hilarious adventures in modern parenting and family life.

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Author: Mayer, Alastair
Hard Science Fiction

Archeologists in Spaaaace!!!

Terraformed planets. Ancient, primitive cultures. And a old stone talisman with surprisingly high-tech innards.

Is the talisman a star map? Does it, as the ruthless Velkaryans think, point to a cache of alien weapons? Homeworld Security thinks it might, and want to send the archeologist who found it, Hannibal Carson, to go look. Too bad the only ship available is piloted by his ex-girlfriend….

With a thriving black market in alien artifacts, Carson is used to dealing with tomb raiders — but they’re nothing compared to what he faces this time.

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Author: Gibbons, Amie
Paranormal Vampire Romance

When a serial killer strikes, even a psychic may not be able to catch him in time in this fun, exciting, and hot first installment of the Special Divisions Force Series.

Psychic FBI agent Ariana Ryder, a perky, smart ex-cheerleader, is only in the FBI because of her extraordinary, and extraordinarily strange, gift.

Ariana is desperate to prove she is more than just a pretty face on a too young psychic. But when her team gets called to investigate a dead girl behind a club, it is obvious this is not just another case of pissed off ghosts or humans messing with forces they do not understand.

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Author: McDermott, Alan
Military Thrillers

When ex-soldier Tom Gray loses his wife and child to a career criminal, it seems life can’t get much worse. But when the killer is let off with time served on remand, Gray knows there is something fundamentally wrong with the justice system. Engaging the help of his ex-SAS buddies, he kidnaps five repeat offenders and asks the public to vote on their fate: Should they be allowed to continue their criminal ways with inadequate punishment, or has Britain had enough?

His website attracts a worldwide audience and, although the authorities know where he is, they are powerless to stop him.

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Author: Bratt, Kay
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Historical Asian Fiction

When two lost souls find love, their devotion may be the ultimate sacrifice. During China’s most chaotic period in history, a revolution creates thousands of innocent victims. Fearful citizens turn against one another and anyone accused of disloyalty to Chairman Mao is at risk of being sentenced to death. When best friends Pony Boy and Benfu get caught in the chaos, they must make heart-wrenching decisions regarding family, friendship, and courage

The Palest Ink depicts the trials of two young men–and the women they love–during the tumultuous years of the Cultural Revolution.

Breath, Eyes, Memory (paid link)

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Author: Danticat, Edwidge
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Historical African Fiction
At the age of twelve, Sophie Caco is sent from her impoverished village of Croix-des-Rosets to New York, to be reunited with a mother she barely remembers. There she discovers secrets that no child should ever know, and a legacy of shame that can be healed only when she returns to Haiti–to the women who first reared her. What ensues is a passionate journey through a landscape charged with the supernatural and scarred by political violence, in a novel that bears witness to the traditions, suffering, and wisdom of an entire people.
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Author: Carson, Rae
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Young Adult Fiction about Self Esteem

Once a century, one person is chosen for greatness.

Elisa is the chosen one. But she is also the younger of two princesses. The one who has never done anything remarkable, and can’t see how she ever will.

Now, on her sixteenth birthday, she has become the secret wife of a handsome and worldly king–a king whose country is in turmoil. A king who needs her to be the chosen one, not a failure of a princess.

And he’s not the only one who seeks her. Savage enemies, seething with dark magic, are hunting her.

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Author: Cooper, Inglath
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Contemporary Romance

Woman scorned? Maybe.

When award-winning songwriter Dillon Blake heads to Paris to see country music star Klein Matthews perform in concert, she has a bit of an ax to grind with her soon-to-be ex-husband Josh Cummings. She’s considering starting her own Nashville publishing company, and her first goal is to sign Klein away from Josh. After all, Dillon is the one who brought Klein to his attention seven years ago after hearing him play at the Bluebird Cafe in a writers’ round. She’s not proud of her motivation, but then Josh robbed her of any desire to play fair when he’d had an affair with a Vanderbilt co-ed.

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Author: Christensen, Clayton M., Allworth, James, Dillon, Karen
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Business Mentoring & Coaching
From the world’s leading thinker on innovation and New York Times bestselling author of The Innovator’s Dilemma, Clayton M. Christensen, comes an unconventional book of inspiration and wisdom for achieving a fulfilling life. Christensen’s The Innovator’s Dilemma, notably the only business book that Apple’s Steve Jobs said “deeply influenced” him, is widely recognized as one of the most significant business books ever published. Now, in the tradition of Randy Pausch’s The Last Lecture and Anna Quindlen’s A Short Guide to a Happy Life, Christensen’s How Will You Measure Your Life is with a book of lucid observations and penetrating insights designed to help any reader—student or teacher, mid-career professional or retiree, parent or child—forge their own paths to fulfillment.
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Author: Palmer, Grace
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Literary Sagas

Nantucket was her paradise—until reality came barging in.

Mae Benson was happy—a beloved wife, beloved mother, beloved neighbor. But even she wasn’t ready for the tragedy looming around the corner.

The accident that claims her husband’s life rocks the whole family. And it’s not the only thing stirring up trouble.

Mae’s oldest, Eliza, is facing an unexpected pregnancy with a fiancé she no longer wants to be with.
Her daughter Holly is caught in a marriage on the rocks.
Headstrong daughter Sara is reeling in the throes of a forbidden workplace romance.
And her youngest son, Brent, is drowning in sorrow and guilt after his father’s passing.

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Author: Bailey, Robert
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Legal Thrillers

Law professor Thomas Jackson McMurtrie literally wrote the book on evidence in the state of Alabama. But when a power-hungry colleague uses a recent run-in between McMurtrie and headstrong student Rick Drake to end his career, he is left unsure what to do next.

Meanwhile, a devastating trucking accident in Henshaw, Alabama, leaves a young family dead. Drake, now a fledgling lawyer, takes the case against the freight carrier and soon begins to uncover the truth behind the tragedy that is buried in a tangled web of arson, bribery, and greed. On the eve of the trial and with his case unraveling in the midst of a dangerous cover-up that threatens to silence his star witnesses, Drake realizes that only his estranged mentor, Professor McMurtrie, can help him now.

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