Tuesday, March 10, 2015

What to read while waiting for ...




Mightier Than the Sword
Mightier Than the Sword
By Archer, Jeffrey
2015-02 - St. Martin's Press
9781250034519 Check Our Catalog "Mightier than the Sword" opens with an IRA bomb exploding during the MV "Buckingham's" maiden voyage across the Atlantic - but how many passengers lose their lives?
When Harry Clifton visits his publisher in New York, he learns that he has been elected as the new president of English PEN, and immediately launches a campaign for the release of a fellow author, Anatoly Babakov, who's imprisoned
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Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions!

Close Call: A Liz Carlyle Novel
Close Call: A Liz Carlyle Novel
By Rimington, Stella
2014-08 - Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
9781620406168 Check Our Catalog The Arab Spring has swept through the Middle East and Liz Carlyle and her compatriots in the Thames House's counter-espionage division are racing to investigate arms deals in Yemen. There's a UN embargo forbidding any member country from supplying arms to either side in the uprisings, but Andy Bokus, head of the CIA's London Station, has evidence that the weapons being smuggled into Yemen are not …More


Be Careful What You Wish for
Be Careful What You Wish for
By Archer, Jeffrey
2014-12 - St. Martin's Press
9781250034465 Check Our Catalog Bestselling author Jeffrey Archer's "Be Careful What You Wish For" opens with Harry Clifton and his wife Emma rushing to hospital to learn the fate of their son Sebastian, who has been involved in a fatal car accident. But who died, Sebastian or his best friend Bruno? …More


Best Kept Secret
Best Kept Secret
By Archer, Jeffrey
2013-11 - St. Martin's Press
9781250040770 Check Our Catalog "New York Times"-bestseller Archer continues his beloved Clifton Chronicle series as Harry and Emma finally begin building a happy life--but a dangerous family enemy is about to resurface. This book opens a moment after the end of "The Sins of the Father." …More


Fatal Enquiry
Fatal Enquiry
By Thomas, Will
2014-05 - Minotaur Books
9781250041043 Check Our Catalog Brimming with wit, atmosphere, and unforgettable characters, FATAL ENQUIRY reintroduces private enquiry agent Cyrus Barker and his assistant, Thomas Llewellyn, and their unforgettable world of Victorian London. …More