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By Peter Straub
One summer season evening, a boy and his appealing cousin plunge bare into the moonlit waters of a rural quarry. 20 years later, the boy, now grown, flees the wreckage of his lifestyles and returns to Arden, Wisconsin, looking for every little thing he has misplaced. yet for Miles Teagarden, the panorama he had recognized so good has grew to become eerie and dangerous. And the affection he shared has develop into very, very lethal . . .
By Jayne Ann Krentz
When she profits regulate of his relatives fortune, it truly is love before everything fight.
beautiful, obdurate, and self sustaining, Philadelphia Fox misplaced her ally a result of fabulously wealthy and robust Lightfoot family members of Washington country. Now she's bought her friend's controlling stocks in Lightfoot Industries -- an inheritance that brings Nick, the family's prodigal and supremely appealing son, knocking at her door.
An unforeseen and irrepressible spark among them blazes into impressive ardour, and Phila -- traditionally unfortunate in love -- unearths the inner most pride she has ever identified. yet at the back of Nick's grey eyes lurks a tense enigmaŠand Phila needs to make the alternative of her existence. Trusting Nick may perhaps include relatively a cost -- yet giving in to his robust, sensual seduction is a golden probability which can by no means come back.
New York Times bestselling writer Jayne Ann Krentz is going for the gold during this hot novel of relations loyalties, mystery wishes, and star-crossed fanatics!
By Pam Chun
While well known paintings background professor Miki Ai’Lee returns domestic to Hawaii after 12 years, she runs into her past love, Alex, who bears scars he's unwilling to give an explanation for. He tracks paintings and temple thieves within the steamy jungles of Southeast Asia. She flourishes within the high-society glamour of artwork creditors. Now her grandmother is able to proportion their family’s darkest mystery, if purely Miki will hear. while the outdated global of culture and the hot international of chance collide—forcing Miki to select from the fellow she loves and the historical past that holds her—she reveals that the whispers of culture are once more at odds together with her personal wishes. Even worse, Miki and Alex’s households have identified one another for 4 generations. 4 generations of animosity and loss of life, corrupt politics, and foreign homicide.
By Amy Bloom
Love, in its many types and complexities, weaves via this assortment through Amy Bloom, the New York Times bestselling writer of Away. Bloom’s striking and astute tales remove darkness from the mysteries of ardour, kinfolk, and friendship. a tender lady is haunted by way of her roommate’s homicide; a guy and his daughter-in-law confess their sins within the unlikeliest of areas; middle-aged, married acquaintances locate themselves strangely attracted to one another, risking fascinated with their love yet by no means underestimating the associated fee. Propelled by means of Bloom’s brilliant prose, unmistakable voice, and beneficiant wit, Where the God of affection Hangs Out takes us to the margins and the facilities of people’s emotional lives, exploring the alterations that include love and loss.
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By Jon Armstrong
For Michael Rivers, lifestyles is ideal. he's tall, good-looking and worshipped by means of billions of fanatics all over the world. he's filthy rich past degree, the inheritor obvious to 1 of the high-tech organizations that controls the realm. he's trendy, environment developments along with his dresser of immaculate clothier matches. And Michael is in love with Nora, his attractive, witty and both ideal fiancee. whilst an assassin's bullets pierce Michael's physique ahead of the cameras at a press junket, every thing adjustments. Forcibly separated from Nora, his illusions shattered, Michael seeks to discover the explanations at the back of the tried assassination. Michael delves deep into his earlier, discovering that every one paths result in a time while he was once the golden boy, dancing furiously to the beat of infamous all-night Rage events thrown by way of his father.
By Jessica Speart
It is referred to as Delta Gold -- caviar from the endangered Mississippi River paddlefish that opponents the world-renowned beluga. And now that greed has all yet decimated one billion buck Caspian Sea undefined, the Russian mafia is casting its deadly line into the land of ElvisTennessee is the purgatory the place the U.S. Fish and flora and fauna carrier has consigned Rachel Porter for making difficulty. Now, posing as a grimy agent at the take, she's diving right into a shark pool of hungry predators drawn by way of the smell of massive cash. yet there is extra roiling those waters than a thriving alternate within the unlawful poaching of paddlefish for his or her roe -- as Rachel's research unearths even scarier secrets...and homicide. In guarding the golden egg, Rachel has gotten in method too deep over her head. And now she's in grave probability of studying the that means of "extinct" firsthand.
By Erica James
What occurs while your most sensible wish for the longer term is thru the earlier? Voice-over artist Alice avoids telling the reality. it is not mendacity, precisely, and the liberty of reinvention makes these difficult years long ago a bit more straightforward to undergo. So while she meets author Clayton Miller, she acknowledges the suspicious symptoms of somebody who desires to shrug off his outdated lifestyles. Untangling the net of secrets and techniques they have developed creates an not likely friendship-until Alice discovers that Clayton has betrayed her within the worst real way. the writer of fifteen foreign bestsellers, Erica James deftly explores infidelity, bereavement, and the bonds of relatives with a glowing voice that would resonate lengthy after the e-book is done. compliment for Erica James "Intense, compelling stuff." -OK! journal "The writer writes with a robust, feel-good optimism." -Sunday occasions "It is an enthralling learn: superbly written." -Daily Telegraph "You be aware of you might have made it as a storyteller author while readers easily can't positioned your booklet down...Erica James has this page-turning skill in abundance...I would not have idea this author may well get any higher, yet she has!" -Welsh kingdom (20110409)
By Tracy Quan
This is often the diary of Nancy Chan, turn-of-the-millennium name woman, who lives and works at the higher East aspect of new york. even supposing she’s in her thirties, she’s on the best of her career–a greater twenty-five-year-old at the present time than whilst she used to be twenty-five. such a lot of her regulars don’t detect how lengthy she’s been operating. Her new fiancé, Matt, an up-and-coming M.B.A. on Wall road, does be aware of her age and the way lengthy she’s been operating yet no longer what she does for a residing. And at the very least in the interim, Nancy desires to hold it that way.
Nancy is stuffed with contradictory wishes. She often has to select from making love and earning profits. On strong days, she will get to do either. Surrounded via dedicated, filthy rich, and robust johns, a few of whom wish greater than simply intercourse, and stuck among advanced name lady associates who, let's imagine, make her existence extra fascinating than it rather must be–not to say an unwitting fiancé who has began to residence hunt and organize a wedding–Nancy navigates the difficult currents of the world’s oldest career. With one foot within the bedrooms of her wealthy and significant consumers and one within the instantly international of her fiancé and his relations, Nancy demonstrates, in her inimitable type, that in the event you recognize the dance, you could maintain these worlds from colliding. at the very least for a while.
Based at the hugely winning Salon.com column “Nancy Chan: Diary of a long island name Girl,” this splendidly clever, sexually frank, rollicking novel offers us clean perception into the machinations and politics of being a dear name woman within the glossy international. Tracy Quan pulls no punches, offers no apologies, and has written the most effective and such a lot sincere books but at the subject.