Tuesday, January 5, 2016

What to read while waiting for...

Ashley Bell
Ashley Bell
By Koontz, Dean R.
2015-12 - Bantam
9780345545961 Check Our Catalog
From #1 bestselling author Dean Koontz the must-read thriller of the year, for readers of dark psychological suspense and modern classics of mystery and adventure.

'The girl who said no to death.'

Bibi Blair is a fierce, funny, dauntless young woman whose doctor says she has one year to live.

She replies, We'll see.

Her sudden recovery astonishes

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

A Prayer for Owen Meany
A Prayer for Owen Meany
By Irving, John
2013-09 - William Morrow & Company
9780062299567 Check Our Catalog

In the summer of 1953, two eleven-year-old boys best friends are playing in a Little League baseball game in Gravesend, New Hampshire. One of the boys hits a foul ball that kills the other boy's mother. The boy who hits the ball doesn't believe in accidents; Owen Meany believes he is God's instrument. What happens to Owen, after that 1953 foul ball, is extraordinary.' …More

The Whispering City
The Whispering City
By Moliner, Sara
2015-11 - Pegasus Books
9781605988955 Check Our Catalog
General Franco's fascist government is at the height of its oppressive powers, casting a black shadow across the city. When wealthy socialite Mariona Sobrerroca is found dead in her mansion in the exclusive Tibidabo district, the police scramble to seize control of the investigation.
Ana Marti Noguer, an eager young journalist, is surprised to be assigned this important story, shadowing …More

By Pettersson, Vicki
2015-07 - Gallery Books
9781476798578 Check Our Catalog
In the electrifying tradition of Dean Koontz and Gillian Flynn comes the first riveting psychological thriller from the 'New York Times 'and 'USA TODAY' bestselling author

It's high summer in the Mojave Desert, and Kristine Rush and her fiance, Daniel, are en route from Las Vegas to Lake Arrowhead, California, for the July Fourth holiday weekend. But when Daniel is abducted from a