Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Adult Summer Reading - Week 8 - Wednesday





My Holiday in North Korea: The Funniest/Worst Place on Earth
My Holiday in North Korea: The Funniest/Worst Place on Earth
By Simmons, Wendy E.
2016-05 - Rosettabooks
9780795347047 Check Our Catalog

Most people want out of North Korea. Wendy Simmons wanted in.In "My Holiday in North Korea: The Funniest/Worst Place on Earth," Wendy shares a glimpse of North Korea as it's never been seen before. Even though it's the scariest place on Earth, somehow Wendy forgot to check her sense of humor at the border.But Wendy's initial amusement and bewilderment soon turned to frustration and growing …More


The Ring of Death
The Ring of Death
By Spencer, Sally
2010-05 - Severn House Publishers
9780727868688 Check Our Catalog


"The second in a new series featuring DCI Monika Paniatowski - "Nothing could have prepared DCI Monika Paniatowski for this. It's not that the man's throat has been cut, or that he is naked, that shocks her - it's the way his corpse has been so carefully posed. Is the killer sending a message? If so, to who? Saddled with a colleague she doesn't trust, and watched by an old enemy, Monika …More


Dr. Knox
Dr. Knox
By Spiegelman, Peter
2016-07 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307961273 Check Our Catalog

Peter Spiegelman s"Dr. Knox"is a bruised wonder of a crime novel. Filled with page-turning intrigue and an L.A. atmosphere so richly rendered you can practically smell the eucalyptus and dust, it is both thrilling and rueful, harrowing and moving. DON'T MISS IT

Megan Abbott, award-winning author of"The Fever""

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From the author of "Red Cat" and "Thick as Thieves:
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Thick as Thieves
Thick as Thieves
By Spiegelman, Peter
2011-07 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307263179 Check Our Catalog


Carr--ex-CIA--is the reluctant leader of an elite crew planning a robbery of such extraordinary proportions that it will leave them set for life. His cohorts are seasoned pros, but they're wound drum-tight--months before, the man who brought them together was killed in what Carr suspects was a setup. But bigger problems are yet to come, because few on his crew are what they seem to be, and even …More


The V Book: A Doctor's Guide to Complete Vulvovaginal Health
The V Book: A Doctor's Guide to Complete Vulvovaginal Health
By Stewart, Elizabeth Gunther
Author Spencer, Paula
2002-06 - Bantam
9780553381146 Check Our Catalog


The Groundbreaking Guide Every Woman Needs

With The V Book, women will learn everything they need to know about the basics of vulvovaginal--or "V"--health, an essential yet often overlooked area of women's health. Dr. Elizabeth G. Stewart, the nation's foremost expert in vulvovaginal care and sexual-pain disorders, answers the questions about the all too common "V" ailments that
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Smoke
Smoke
By Vyleta, Dan
2016-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385540162 Check Our Catalog

Readers of the Harry Potter series" "and "Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell" are sure to be mesmerized by Dan Vyleta's thrilling blend of historical fiction and fantasy, as three young friends scratch the surface of the grown-up world to discover startling wonders and dangerous secrets.

Dan Vyletawrites with intricacy and imagination and skillful pacing; never once would I have
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Every Storm
Every Storm
By Wick, Lori
2004-12 - Thorndike Press
9780786270576 Check Our Catalog

< b>A CBA Bestseller< /b>< P>In 1945, on an island in the middle of the South Pacific, Rigg thought about his ideals as he'd entered the war. He'd told the Lord he was up for anything. He'd told God and his family that he was willing to lay down his life for his country. What he hadn't banked on was an American woman, the lone survivor of a plane crash, found nearly starved to death. He'd …More


Hard Limit: Subtitle: The Hacker Series #4
Hard Limit: Subtitle: The Hacker Series #4
By Wild, Meredith
2015-05 - Forever
9781455591817 Check Our Catalog

Blake Landon is a man who has everything-wealth, good looks, and the love of Erica Hathaway. The power couple has been through hell and back, and when life has torn them apart, somehow they have always found their way back to each other, more in love and stronger than ever.

Erica has never been more ready to say I do. On the verge of making the ultimate commitment, she uncovers an
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Hardline: The Hacker Series #3
Hardline: The Hacker Series #3
By Wild, Meredith
2015-05 - Forever
9781455591787 Check Our Catalog

Software mogul Blake Landon has met his match in headstrong Erica Hathaway. While his controlling nature and her independent spirit continue to battle, Blake has no intention of letting her out of his life again.

Erica has given Blake her trust and her love, determined that they will conquer any challenges together. But when he demands more and tests the boundaries of her commitment,
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Hard Love: The Hacker Series #5
Hard Love: The Hacker Series #5
By Wild, Meredith
2015-09 - Forever
9781455591763 Check Our Catalog

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Meredith Wild...

Days after their wedding, Blake and Erica Landon embark on their honeymoon-a journey that deepens their bond and promises to fade the scars of their past.

Just when their troubles seem safely behind them, scandal surrounding would-be Governor Daniel Fitzgerald's election threatens their newfound peace. Back home,
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Love on the Rocks
Love on the Rocks
By Yaye, Pamela
2010-02 - Kimani Press
9780373861507 Check Our Catalog


Tangela Howard's dramatic weight loss garners her unwanted celebrity. Then, in walks former flame Warrick Carver, who has always loved Tangela just as she is. Once they had been consumed by their careers. Now they have a second chance for happiness. Original.
HPL patron: Sometimes you have to deal with the problems to get what you want and need.
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