Tuesday, April 11, 2017

What to read while waiting for...


The Black Book
The Black Book
By Patterson, James
2017-03 - Little Brown and Company
9780316273886 Check Our Catalog

Three bodies in a beautiful and luxurious bedroom.
Billy Harney was born to be a cop. The son of Chicago's chief of detectives, whose twin sister is also on the force, Billy plays it by the book. Alongside Detective Kate Fenton, Billy's tempestuous, adrenaline-junkie partner, there's nothing he wouldn't sacrifice for his job. Enter Amy Lentini, a hard-charging

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

The Right Wrong Thing
The Right Wrong Thing
By Kirschman, Ellen
2016-11 - Oceanview Publishing
9781608092246 Check Our Catalog

Officer Randy Spelling had always wanted to be a police officer, to follow in the footsteps of her brothers and her father. Not long after joining the force, she mistakenly shoots and kills Lakeisha Gibbs, a pregnant teenager.The community is outraged; Lakeisha's family is vocal and vicious in their attacks against Spelling. Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, and filled with …More

Die a Little
Die a Little
By Abbott, Megan
2014-04 - Simon & Schuster
9781476787947 Check Our Catalog
How does a respectable young woman fall into Los Angeles' hard-boiled underworld? Shadow-dodging through the glamorous world of 1950s Hollywood and its seedy flip side, Megan Abbott's debut, Die a Little, is a gem of the darkest hue. This ingenious twist on a classic noir tale tells the story of Lora King, a schoolteacher, and her brother Bill, a junior investigator with the district attorney's …More

Tabula Rasa
Tabula Rasa
By Reuben, Shelly
2005-08 - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
9780151010790 Check Our Catalog
Officer Sebastian Bly and his wife raise baby Meredith without revealing that she survived a deadly arson fire. Meredith grows up to be a promising young ballerina, but the truth threatens the charmed family circle as Merry's biological mother returns to finish what she started. …More