Tuesday, August 26, 2014

What to read while waiting for...



Cut and Thrust
Cut and Thrust
By Woods, Stuart
2014-07 - Putnam Adult
9780399169113 Check Our Catalog Stone Barrington enters the cutthroat fray of politics in the exceptional new thriller from "New York Times"--bestselling author Stuart Woods.
When Stone Barrington travels to Los Angeles for the biggest political convention of the year, he finds the scene quite shaken up: a dazzling newcomer--and close friend of Stone's--has given the delegates an unexpected choice, crucial …More


Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions!

A Delicate Truth
A Delicate Truth
By Le Carre, John
2013-05 - Viking Books
9780670014897 Check Our Catalog International star le Carre delivers another sure-fire crowd pleaser. A counter-terrorist operation, code-named Wildlife, is being mounted on the British crown colony of Gibraltar. …More


The Gods of Guilt
The Gods of Guilt
By Connelly, Michael
2013-12 - Little Brown and Company
9780316069519 Check Our Catalog Defense attorney Mickey Haller returns with a haunting case in the gripping new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly. …More


Hell Gate
Hell Gate
By Fairstein, Linda
2011-03 - Signet Book
9780451412997 Check Our Catalog Contraband cargo-young and female-from a wrecked Ukraine freighter washes up on Rockaway Beach. But one victim died before she even hit the dark waters of the Atlantic. Only one other story has the power to grab New York ADA Alexandra Cooper's attention-that of a New York congressman's dive into disgrace following a sordid sex scandal.
When Alexandra discovers that the
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Kill Alex Cross
Kill Alex Cross
By Patterson, James
2011-11 - Little Brown and Company
9780316198738 Check Our Catalog
The President's son and daughter are abducted, and Detective Alex Cross is one of the first on the scene. But someone very high-up is using the FBI, Secret Service, and CIA to keep him off the case and in the dark. A deadly contagion in the water supply cripples half of the capital. As his window for solving both crimes narrows, Alex makes a desperate decision that goes against …More


King and Maxwell
King and Maxwell
By Baldacci, David
2013-11 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455521319 Check Our Catalog David Baldacci brings back Sean King and Michelle Maxwell--former Secret Service agents turned private investigators--in their most surprising, personal, and dangerous case ever . . . …More