Tuesday, December 9, 2014

What to read while waiting for...



Hope to Die
Hope to Die
By Patterson, James
2014-11 - Little Brown and Company
9780316210966 Check Our Catalog
Detective Alex Cross is being stalked by a psychotic genius, forced to play the deadliest game of his career. Cross's family--his loving wife Bree, the wise and lively Nana Mama, and his precious children--have been ripped away. Terrified and desperate, Cross must give this mad man what he wants if he has any chance of saving the most important people in his life. The stakes have never been …More


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

And When She Was Good
And When She Was Good
By Lippman, Laura
2013-06 - William Morrow & Company
9780062197733 Check Our Catalog
This brilliant stand-alone novel from a "New York Times"-bestselling author tells the story of a suburban madam, a convicted murderer whose sentence is about to be overturned, and the child who they will both do anything to keep. …More


Bones
Bones
By Burke, Jan
2009-05 - Pocket Star Books
9781416596080 Check Our Catalog
Years after Julia Sayre vanishes, one of death row's notorious criminals plea bargains for a life sentence by leading intrepid reporter Irene Kelly and officials to the Sierra Nevadas, where they will discover what had really happened to Julia. An Edgar Award winner for Best Novel. …More


Reunion at Red Paint Bay
Reunion at Red Paint Bay
By Harrar, George
2013-01 - Other Press (NY)
9781590515457 Check Our Catalog
More than a conventional mystery or thriller, "Reunion at Red Paint Bay" is an exploration of the consequences of guilt, denial, and moral absolutism. Harrar weaves a dramatic and suspenseful tale sure to spur readers into examining the limits of responsibility for one's actions. …More



Spycatcher
Spycatcher
By Dunn, Matthew
2011-08 - William Morrow & Company
9780062037671 Check Our Catalog
Intelligence agent Will Cochrane--working on a joint mission for the CIA and MI6--is out to capture a brilliant and ruthless Iranian spy, in this extraordinary international espionage debut by a real-life former field officer. …More