Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Summer Reading Week 5-Wednesday





Creation in Death
Creation in Death
By Robb, J. D.
2008-04 - Berkley Books
9780425221020 Check Our Catalog

Lieutenant Eve Dallas never forgets a corpse. Her new case will resurrect memories of the women she couldn't save and the killer who slipped out of her grasp. …More


Judgment in Death
Judgment in Death
By Robb, J. D.
2000-09 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425176306 Check Our Catalog

In this futuristic series combining mystery and suspense, police lieutenant Eve Dallas tracks down a cop killer to an underground criminal hellhole known as Purgatory. This club is the last chance for atonement--a place where one's fate depends on one's most intimate sins. By Nora Roberts writing as J.D. Robb. …More


Seduction in Death
Seduction in Death
By Robb, J. D.
Author Roberts, Nora
Author Copyright Paperback Collection
2001-08 - Berkley Books
9780425181461 Check Our Catalog


In this all-new original novel from bestselling author Nora Roberts, writing as J.D. Robb, Police Lieutenant Eve Dallas is back on the beat, and hot on the trail of a seductive killer in the "New York Times" bestselling series.
HPL patron:  This was a great book.  Just started the "In Death" series and I can't get enough.
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Time of Death
Time of Death
By Robb, J. D.
2012-11 - Jove Books
9780515152807 Check Our Catalog

From #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Robb: three popular Eve Dallas stories together for the first time in one volume. Includes "Eternity in Death, Ritual in Death," and "Missing in Death." …More


Vengeance in Death
Vengeance in Death
By Robb, J. D.
Author Roberts, Nora
1997-09 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425160398 Check Our Catalog

Eve is stunned by the vicious nature of a series of murders--and haunted by the cryptic riddles left for her by the killer. The crimes are clearly related, but the investigation stalls until Eve discovers a common link between the victims: her new husband, Roarke. …More


Witness in Death
Witness in Death
By Robb, J. D.
2000-03 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425173633 Check Our Catalog

Awards:
Rita Awards (2001)

Writing as J.D. Robb, Nora Roberts presents the tenth book in a captivating futuristic series. Opening night at New York's New Globe Theater turns from stage scene to crime scene when the leading man is stabbed to death center stage. Eve Dallas is not only the lead detective, she's also a wintess--and when the press discovers her husband owns the theater, the spotlight turns on them. As in "USA …More


Cat Burglar Black
Cat Burglar Black
By Sala, Richard
2009-09 - First Second
9781596431447 Check Our Catalog

When K. Westree arrives at Bellsong Academy, she thinks she's left her cat-burgling past behind her. But K. soon discovers the school has a mystery of its own, a hidden treasure left behind by its founder, and she's the only one who has a hope of finding it. Young adult. …More


Your Voice Is All I Hear
Your Voice Is All I Hear
By Scheier, Leah
2015-09 - Sourcebooks Fire
9781492614418 Check Our Catalog


"I was the one he trusted. I was the one he loved, the only one who believed him, even when his own mother had locked him up and thrown away the key. And now, I was going to pass down the white tiled hallway, knock on his doctor's office door, slam his secret notebook on her desk and make her read it, make her understand what he was hiding, make her see what only I had seen."
April won't let …More


Haymaker
Haymaker
By Schuitema, Adam
2015-04 - Switchgrass Books
9780875807195 Check Our Catalog

Awards:
Michigan Notable Books (2016)


HPL patron: Ok-awfully dense. The author tries too hard to evoke Michigan's UP and doesn't hit the mark.
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You Know What You Have to Do
You Know What You Have to Do
By Shimko, Bonnie
2013-03 - Amazon Childrens Publishing
9781477816424 Check Our Catalog

This quirky, appealing novel turns formulaic teen fiction on its head as funny, feisty 15-year-old Mary Magdeline (otherwise known as Maggie) suddenly faces more than the usual typical YA concerns: a voice in her head that is telling her to kill people. …More


The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening
The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening
By Smith, L. J.
2010-10 - HarperCollins
9780062064738 Check Our Catalog


A deadly love triangle
Elena: beautiful and popular, the girl who can have any guy she wants.
Stefan: brooding and mysterious, desperately trying to resist his desire for Elena . . . for her own good.
Damon: sexy, dangerous, and driven by an urge for revenge against Stefan, the brother who betrayed him.
Elena finds herself drawn to both brothers . . . who …More


The Vampire Diaries: The Struggle
The Vampire Diaries: The Struggle
By Smith, L. J.
2010-10 - HarperCollins
9780062064745 Check Our Catalog


In this second volume in the popular series, Damon is determined to make pretty Elena Gilbert his queen of darkness. He would even kill his own brother to possess her. But Stefan, desperate for the power to destroy Damon, succumbs to his unquenchable thirst for human blood. Originally published by HarperPaperbacks in 1991.
HPL patron: Great reading-could not put down. …More


Vampire Diaries Fury Rack PB
Vampire Diaries Fury Rack PB
By Smith, L. J.
2010-04 - HarperCollins
9780061990779 Check Our Catalog


The danger, romance, and mystery continue in the third installment of Smith'sbestselling Vampire Diaries series.
HPL patron: Great reading. There's like 3 different sets-all great.
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The Vampire Diaries: Dark Reunion
The Vampire Diaries: Dark Reunion
By Smith, L. J.
2010-10 - HarperCollins
9780062064752 Check Our Catalog


In the fourth and final installment, Elena Gilbert rises from the dead to recreate the powerful vampire trio. Raved "Bookwatch" of "The Vampire Diaries": "Not since "Dark Shadows" has there been such an original series".
HPL patron: Great reading and there's like 3 sets. Read all. They're great and on TV.
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The Vampire Diaries: The Hunters: Phantom
The Vampire Diaries: The Hunters: Phantom
By Smith, L. J.
2011-10 - HarperCollins
9780062093486 Check Our Catalog


First in a powerful new trilogy. Elena Gilbert and her friends saved Fell's Church from evil spirits, but the town's freedom came at a price: Damon Salvatore's life. Now, with nothing standing in their way, Elena and Stefan can finally be together. So why can't Elena stop dreaming of Damon?
HPL patron: Great reading.
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The Vampire Diaries: The Hunters: Moonsong
The Vampire Diaries: The Hunters: Moonsong
By Smith, L. J.
2012-03 - HarperCollins
9780062102126 Check Our Catalog

Elena Gilbert has been to hell and back to save Fell's Church and rescue her vampire boyfriend, Stefan Salvatore. Now that she's home, she and her friends just want life to return to normal. But in a town that draws evil like a magnet, normal is impossible. A sinister new enemy is lurking in the shadows, threatening them all. …More


The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Nightfall
The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Nightfall
By Smith, L. J.
2009-04 - HarperCollins
9780061904158 Check Our Catalog

Smith returns with a new trilogy in her "New York Times"-bestselling saga. Elena Gilbert is back from the dead--again. She's returns from the afterlife with superhuman powers, and continues to struggle with her feelings for Stefan and Damon Salvatore. But a new danger emerges in a demon that is intent on destroying them all. …More


The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Shadow Souls (International Edition)
The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Shadow Souls (International Edition)
By Smith, L. J.
2010-03 - HarperCollins
9780062003720 Check Our Catalog

The second book in Smith's all-new trilogy--the follow-up to "Nightfall"--continues the story of Elena Gilbert, who learns to use the powers and gifts that had been bestowed on her in the afterlife. …More


The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Midnight
The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Midnight
By Smith, L. J.
2011-03 - HarperCollins
9780062069825 Check Our Catalog

The "New York Times"-bestselling series continues with "Midnight," the final chapter of the Vampire Diaries: The Return trilogy. …More


The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #1: Origins
The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #1: Origins
By Smith, L. J.
2010-11 - HarperCollins
9780062020406 Check Our Catalog

Written in a diary format from the point of view of smoldering vampire Stefan Salvatore, "Stefan's Diaries" tells the story, as depicted on "The Vampire Diaries" television show, of the love triangle that would change the Salvatore brothers' lives forever. …More


Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #2: Bloodlust, the
Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #2: Bloodlust, the
By Smith, L. J.
Author Williamson, Kevin
Author Plec, Julie
2011-01 - Harper Teen
9780062003942 Check Our Catalog

In this electrifying continuation of Stefan's Diaries, fans of the hit television show "The Vampire Diaries" will finally learn about Stefan and Damon Salvatore's first days as vampires and the love triangle that would turn loving brothers into deadly enemies. …More


The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #4: The Ripper
The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #4: The Ripper
By Smith, L. J.
2011-11 - HarperCollins
9780062113948 Check Our Catalog

The story arc of Stefan's Diaries continues in this sixth installment. …More


The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #5: The Asylum
The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #5: The Asylum
By Smith, L. J.
2012-01 - HarperCollins
9780062113979 Check Our Catalog

The drama and intrigue continues for the Salvatore brothers in the fifth book of the heart-stopping Stefan's Diaries series, inspired by events on the hit CW show "The Vampire Diaries." …More


The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #6: The Compelled
The Vampire Diaries: Stefan's Diaries #6: The Compelled
By Smith, L. J.
2012-03 - HarperCollins
9780062113993 Check Our Catalog

The story arc of Stefan's Diaries continues in this sixth installment. …More