Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Summer Reading Week 3-Wednesday





Infamous
Infamous
By Kenyon, Sherrilyn
2012-03 - Griffin
9781250002822 Check Our Catalog

The world has fallen in love with Nick Gautier and the Dark-Hunters. Now Nick's saga continues in the next eagerly anticipated volume. Go to school. Get good grades. Stay out of trouble. That's the mandate for most kids. But Nick Gautier isn't the average teenager. He's a boy with a destiny not even he fully understands. And his first mandate is to stay alive while everyone, even his own father, …More


Inferno
Inferno
By Kenyon, Sherrilyn
2013-04 - St. Martin's Griffin
9781250002839 Check Our Catalog

In the fourth novel in the bestselling Chronicles of Nick series from #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Kenyon, the heat is on, and a new threat to humanity has risen. …More


Time Untime
Time Untime
By Kenyon, Sherrilyn
2012-08 - St. Martin's Press
9780312546618 Check Our Catalog

From #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Kenyon comes the next thrilling installment in her blockbuster Dark-Hunter series. …More


End of Watch
End of Watch
By King, Stephen
2016-06 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410489906 Check Our Catalog

THE #1 "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER
The spectacular finale to the "New York Times" bestselling trilogy that began with "Mr. Mercedes" (winner of the Edgar Award) and "Finders Keepers" In "End of Watch, "the diabolical Mercedes Killer drives his enemies to suicide, and if Bill Hodges and Holly Gibney don't figure out a way to stop him, they'll be victims themselves. …More


The Vindico
The Vindico
By King, Wesley
2012-06 - Putnam Publishing Group
9780399256547 Check Our Catalog

When supervillains of the Vindico realize they are getting too old to fight the League of Heroes, they kidnap and begin training five teens, but James, Lana, Hayden, Emily, and Sam will not become the next generation of evil without a fight. …More


Family
Family
By Kingsbury, Karen
2011-10 - Tyndale House Publishers
9781414349794 Check Our Catalog

John Baxter looks for a way to tell his children the truth about a secret he's kept from them all their lives. At the same time, a sensational Hollywood trial brings Dayne Matthews and Katy Hart together again, this time in a very public way. Just when it seems they have a chance at love, doubts and presumed scandals place them farther apart than ever. …More


Secret Sisters
Secret Sisters
By Krentz, Jayne Ann
2015-12 - Berkley Books
9780399174483 Check Our Catalog

No one does romantic suspense better than Jayne Ann Krentz. Now, the New York Times bestselling author of "Trust No One" and "River Road" delivers a novel that twists and turns into a read that will leave you breathless.

Madeline and Daphne were once as close as sisters until a secret tore them apart. Now it might take them to their graves.

They knew his name, the man who
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Cress
Cress
By Meyer, Marissa
2014-02 - Feiwel & Friends
9780312642976 Check Our Catalog


The #1 "New York Times "Bestselling Series
In this third book in Marissa Meyer's bestselling Lunar Chronicles series, Cinder and Captain Thorne are fugitives on the run, now with Scarlet and Wolf in tow. Together, they're plotting to overthrow Queen Levana and prevent her army from invading Earth.
Their best hope lies with Cress, a girl trapped on a satellite since childhood who's only …More


Point Blank
Point Blank
By Michaels, Fern
2015-09 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9781617734649 Check Our Catalog

The members of the Sisterhood always stand together, and that includes aiding and protecting the men in their lives. Yoko's partner Harry Wong has received a phone call from his old schoolmate Jun Yu. Jun Yu resided at the same temple where Harry's daughter Lily was training, but they were all forced to evacuate. Jun Yu's managed to get his son out, but Lily is missing. And now Jun is trusting …More


The Marriage Pact
The Marriage Pact
By Miller, Linda Lael
2014-05 - Harlequin Books
9780373778706 Check Our Catalog

The women of Bliss County are ready to meet the men of their dreams! See how it all begins in this enthralling new series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Linda Lael Miller Ten years ago, Hadleigh Stevens was eighteen and this close to saying "I do," when Tripp Galloway interrupted her walk down the aisle. Now that she's recovered from her youthful mistake and Tripp's interference, …More


The Good Mother
The Good Mother
By Miller, Sue
2002-09 - Harper Perennial
9780060505936 Check Our Catalog


Recently divorced, Anna Dunlap has two passionate attachments: her daughter, four-year-old Molly, and her lover, Leo, the man who makes her feel beautiful -- and sexual -- for the first time. Swept away by happiness and passion, Anna feels she has everything she's ever wanted.
Then come the shocking charges that would threaten her new love, her new "family" ... that force her to prove she is …More


Feverborn
Feverborn
By Moning, Karen Marie
2016-01 - Delacorte Press
9780385344425 Check Our Catalog

"NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER In Karen Marie Moning's latest installment of the epic Fever series, Mac, Barrons, Ryodan, and Jada are back and the stakes have never been higher or the chemistry hotter. Hurtling us into a realm of labyrinthine intrigue and consummate seduction, "Feverborn" is a riveting tale of ancient evil, lust, betrayal, forgiveness, and the redemptive power of love.

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Family of Lies
Family of Lies
By Monroe, Mary
2014-05 - Dafina Books
9780758274748 Check Our Catalog

New York Times bestselling author Mary Monroe weaves a stunning portrait of a family immersed in deceit . . .and the women whose happiness depends on the secrets they keep. …More


A Nomad of the Time Streams - The Steel Tsar
A Nomad of the Time Streams - The Steel Tsar
By Moorcock, Michael
2013-08 - Titan Books (UK)
9781781161470 Check Our Catalog

THE FINAL NOVEL IN SF GRANDMASTER MICHAEL MOORCOCK'S EPIC STEAMPUNK TRILOGY - BACK IN PRINT FOR THE FIRST TIME IN OVER 10 YEARS

Bastable encounters an alternate 1941 where the Great War never happened and Great Britain and Germany became allies in a world intimidated by Japanese imperialism. In this world's Russian Empire, Bastable joins the Russian Imperial Airship Navy and is
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Stand Your Ground
Stand Your Ground
By Christopher Murray, Victoria
2015-06 - Touchstone Books
9781476792996 Check Our Catalog



HPL patron: Must read-to understand the "Stand your Ground" act-a mother's/wife's point of view-if your child was shot without cause-if the shooter is inside the law.
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Keeper's Reach
Keeper's Reach
By Neggers, Carla
2015-08 - Mira Books
9780778317524 Check Our Catalog


New York Times bestselling author Carla Neggers returns with this absorbing, twisting tale of suspense, romance and fast-paced action, the latest in her popular Sharpe & Donovan series.
Emma Sharpe and Colin Donovan, two of the FBI's most valuable agents, are preparing for their next big assignmenttheir weddingwhen Colin's brother Mike alerts them that onetime friends from his military past …More


The Widow
The Widow
By Neggers, Carla
2007-01 - Thorndike Press
9780786291946 Check Our Catalog

After becoming a homicide detective, Abby Browning returns to Maine and begins to suspect that her husband's deadly fall from a cliff was not an accident. Helping her is new love Owen Garrison, a widower who was part of the search-and-rescue team that found her husband's body. …More


Sweet Violet
Sweet Violet
By Palmer, Catherine
2005-11 - Thorndike Press
9780786279722 Check Our Catalog

In her silk sari and bare feet, Violet Rosse is anything but a proper English miss. Raised in India, the English Violet has fallen passionately in love with her adopted country. When her father makes plans to ship her back to England to marry, Violet does everything in her power to thwart his wishes. In desperation, Violet's father convinces missionary Edmund Sherbourne to find Violet and escort …More


Evolution: The Story of Life
Evolution: The Story of Life
By Palmer, Douglas
Illustrator Barrett, Peter
2009-11 - University of California Press
9780520255111 Check Our Catalog

"Palmer's scholarship is up to date and the text passages are highly appropriate. He has a sense for a good story and good science as well. This book is a prodigious effort, not least in the artwork, but also in the assembly of photos and illustrations, and of course the text."--Kevin Padian, University of California, Berkeley …More


2nd Chance
2nd Chance
By Patterson, James
Author Gross, Andrew
2007-05 - Hachette International
9780316695978 Check Our Catalog


A brutal madman sprays bullets into a crowd of children leaving a San Francisco church. Miraculously-or was it intentionally?-only one person dies. Then an elderly black woman is hung. Police homicide inspector Lindsay Boxer senses a connection and together with medical examiner Claire, assistant D. A. Jill, and Chronicle reporter Cindy, finds a link that sends a chill through the entire …More


Kiss the Girls
Kiss the Girls
By Patterson, James
1995-01 - Little Brown and Company
9780316693707 Check Our Catalog


This time it's personal for Cross. The most elusive of killers has abducted Cross's niece, Naomi, a talented law student. Only such a devastating blow could bring the detective back - this time to the Deep South, where old slave prisons are buried in the forests, and houses of horror can disappear as in your worst nightmare. Naomi's kidnapping rips Alex Cross away from his kids and his jazz …More


When the Wind Blows
When the Wind Blows
By Patterson, James
1998-10 - Little Brown and Company
9780316693325 Check Our Catalog

In his best book yet, Patterson offers the most brilliant and original "what if" suspense novel to come along in a decade. When a young veterinarian whose husband has recently been murdered comes across an astonishing discovery in the woods near her animal hospital, she soon finds herself in the company of an unconventional FBI agent. …More


No Safe Place
No Safe Place
By Patterson, Richard North
1999-06 - Ballantine Books
9780345404770 Check Our Catalog

In the high-stakes, high-pressure world of presidential politics, where predators carry microphones and one misstep can savage a lifetime of achievement, Kerry Kilcannon is the rarest player of all. Kilcannon believes he can make the system work. And he just may die trying.@lt;br@gt;@lt;br@gt;Driven by the violent nightmare of his childhood, fueled by forces that few could understand, and burdened …More


Time and Chance
Time and Chance
By Penman, Sharon Kay
2002-03 - Putnam Publishing Group
9780399147852 Check Our Catalog

The long-awaited sequel to "When Christ and His Saints Slept" recounts the tempestuous marriage of Eleanor of Aquitaine and Henry II in a magnificent story of love, power, ambition, and betrayal. …More