Devious (A Bentz/Montoya Novel)

By Lisa Jackson

"Terrifying. . .A Creepy Thriller." –Publishers Weekly

When New Orleans detective Reuben Montoya is named to enquire a homicide along with his companion Rick Bentz, he is surprised to acknowledge the sufferer. Camille Renard, an outdated high-school good friend, used to be came across at the altar of St. Marguerite's cathedral, wearing a yellowed bridal dress and viciously garroted. . .

"Will fulfill sequence enthusiasts in addition to Readers Who get pleasure from Lisa Gardner And Linda Fairstein." –Library Journal

Valerie Houston's more youthful sister, Camille, had a knack for making undesirable offerings. She left Texas after falling for Val's soon-to-be ex-husband, Slade. yet as Val digs deeper into Camille's loss of life, she realizes how little she rather understands approximately her sister and their shared prior.

"A Nail-Biting story Of harmful secrets and techniques And lethal Passions." --Booklist

Soon extra our bodies are chanced on brutally slaughtered. not anyone is past suspicion. not anyone is safe--least of all Valerie, whose connection to a twisted case is nearer, and extra harmful, than she ever may have imagined. For this killer understands all, forgives not anything, and won't leisure till Valerie turns into the subsequent to pay for her sins. . .

"The plot machinations are incredible and emotional turmoil equivalent to the paintings of James Lee Burke and Tony Hillerman is helping make Devious a gorgeous success." –The windfall Journal

"Explosively riveting." –The windfall Journal

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Savage Hearts (Club Volare) (Volume 7)

By Chloe Cox

SAVAGE HEARTS is the most recent stand-alone novel within the united states this present day bestselling membership Volare sequence. It comprises mature language and material, and is easily no longer for the faint of heart... ;) 12 months in the past, Soren Andersson brought on the occasions that broke up his international recognized band, Savage middle. Now a e-book in regards to the band's get a divorce and eventual reunion has been released that finds Soren's sexual background as a strong Dom, and the entire media cognizance brings complaints and fortune-hunters purpose on destroying Soren. yet Soren does not care approximately any of that. All he cares approximately is Cate Kennedy, the attorney employed to safeguard him. it isn't that he cannot get her out of his brain. it is not that she's the right submissive for him. it isn't even the warmth he feels whilst he touches her. it truly is that he sees whatever in Cate--something he acknowledges. Soren sees the ache that she attempts to conceal away, and the phobia that retains her from exploring the submission she craves, and he understands it is his responsibility and his privilege to take care of it. Soren has only one rule: overall honesty. If Cate can do this, he can convey her the entire issues she's ever dreamed of. Cate is completely sincere, aside from one teeny tiny factor: she's nonetheless technically married. Her abusive ex-husband will not supply her a divorce. in its place he is utilizing her mystery curiosity in BDSM to blackmail her. Cate refuses to permit her ex keep an eye on her existence anymore, and she or he will not permit him take this chance from her, both. Soren Andersson deals the proper break out: he will dominate her in all of the methods she's fantasized approximately, and he will do it with out strings connected. Neither considered one of them believes they're able to love or dedication, yet purely Soren turns out to appreciate the actual unencumber that Cate wishes. it truly is excellent. till one in every of them falls in love, Cate's mystery places the band in danger, and Soren unearths out she's been mendacity to him the full time...

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Ladd Springs

By Dianne Venetta

Delaney Wilkins reveals herself at odds with inn developer Nick Harris over a deathbed promise and a mysterious locate within the Tennessee wooded area. either are after identify to Ladd Springs, a mecca of common springs, streams and trails within the japanese Tennessee mountains, a tract of land worthy hundreds of thousands. yet Ernie Ladd, present proprietor of the valuables and uncle to Delaney, is adamantly against them both.

Felicity Wilkins, Delaney’s daughter, merits to inherit her family’s legacy, yet neighbor Clem Sweeney is operating opposed to her, ingratiating himself with Ernie Ladd. Clem is usually harboring a mystery that would make him a really filthy rich man—unless the others cease him ahead of he can convey it to fruition.

Complicating concerns is Annie Owens. Ex-girlfriend to Jeremiah Ladd, Ernie’s estranged son lining in Atlanta, she publicizes her daughter Casey is Jeremiah’s, making Casey each piece as entitled to the valuables as Felicity—only Annie hasn’t confirmed this declare. Yet.

All are scuffling with to get the valuables, yet just one will stroll away with the gold.

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Amargo como el amor (Selección RNR)

Amargo como el amor - Marcia Cotlan

Catalina siempre ha amado a Mateo Aspériz, pero está obligada a casarse con Tobías Ordaz. Para ello deja su Vizcaya natal y parte rumbo a Maracaibo, donde el que será su esposo tiene una hacienda productora de cacao. Unos meses después, Mateo emprende el mismo viaje para ir en su búsqueda.
El tiempo, l. a. distancia y que Tobías no resulta ser el hombre despreciable que ella creía, harán que l. a. joven se plantee si el amor que siente por Mateo es verdadero y si realmente odia a su futuro marido.
En medio de esta encrucijada, se descubre un bad secreto de su pasado que ensombrece aún más su difícil y complicada situación. Ahora que está sola y despojada de todo cuanto creía suyo, ¿será capaz de escuchar los dictados de su corazón?

Marcia Cotlan nació en Asturias en 1975. Es una lectora voraz desde muy pequeña. Toda su vida l. a. recuerda leyendo, desde Madame Bovary hasta las novelas de Karen Robards o Crónicas marcianas de Ray Bradbury. No hay un género literario que le guste más que otro. Siempre cube que le gustan las novelas bien escritas, independientemente de su género.
Estudió Filología y actualmente trabaja como profesora de Literatura.
Escribe desde niña. Su primer poema aparece publicado en los angeles revista de su colegio y estaba dedicado a los angeles primavera. Escribió poesía hasta los angeles adolescencia, ganó varios concursos literarios, y después comenzó a escribir narrativa, sobre todo relatos fantásticos, con algunos de los cuales también ganó concursos. Su salto a los angeles novela romántica se produjo tras leer a autoras como Mary Jo Putney y Kathleen Woodiwiss. Su primera novela publicada es Corazones heridos.

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Late Victorian Gothic Tales (Oxford World's Classics)

The Victorian fin de siecle has many institutions: the period of Decadence, The Yellow Book, the recent lady, the scandalous Oscar Wilde, the Empire on which the solar by no means set. This heady brew used to be stuck nowhere larger than within the revival of the Gothic story within the overdue Victorian age, the place the undead walked and evil curses, foul homicide, doomed inheritance and sexual risk performed at the stretched nerves of the recent mass readerships. This anthology collects jointly one of the most recognized examples of the Gothic story within the Nineties, with tales through Arthur Conan Doyle, Vernon Lee, Henry James and Arthur Machen, in addition to a few lesser identified but fantastically chilling stories from the period. The advent explores the various purposes for the Gothic revival, and the way it spoke to the anxieties of the moment.

About the sequence: For over a hundred years Oxford World's Classics has made to be had the broadest spectrum of literature from worldwide. each one reasonable quantity displays Oxford's dedication to scholarship, offering the main exact textual content plus a wealth of different priceless positive factors, together with specialist introductions by means of top experts, voluminous notes to elucidate the textual content, updated bibliographies for additional examine, and lots more and plenty more.

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Unholy Ghosts (Downside Ghosts)

By Stacia Kane

THE DEPARTED HAVE ARRIVED.
 
The global isn't the approach it used to be. The lifeless have risen, and the residing are less than assault. The robust Church of genuine fact, liable because the executive fell, has sworn to reimburse voters being burdened via the deceased. input Chess Putnam, a completely tattooed witch and freewheeling ghost hunter. She’s bought a true expertise for banishing the depraved lifeless. yet Chess is protecting a depressing mystery: She owes handsome profit to a murderous drug lord named Bump, who wishes rapid payback within the type of a deadly task that contains black magic, human sacrifice, a nefarious demonic creature, and sufficient depraved strength to wipe out a urban of souls. Toss in lust for a rival gang chief and a perilous allure to Bump’s ruthless enforcer, and Chess starts off to wonder whether the frenzy is admittedly worthy it. Hell, yeah.

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The Traitor's Wife

By Susan Higginbotham

From the bedchamber to the battlefield, via treachery and constancy, one girl is imprisoned by means of the secrets and techniques of the crown.

It is an age the place ardour reigns and treachery runs as thick as blood. younger Eleanor has males in her lifestyles: her uncle King Edward II, and her husband Hugh le Despenser, an insignificant knight however the newfound favourite of the king. She has no wish to meddle in royal affairs-she needs for a serene, uncomplicated lifestyles together with her relatives. yet as political unrest sweeps the land, Eleanor, sharply clever but blindly naïve, turns into the single girl every one guy can trust.

Fiercely dedicated to either her husband and her king, Eleanor holds the key that may ruin all of England-and discovers the alternatives no girl must have to make.

At its middle, The Traitor's Wife is a different love tale that each reader will attach with.

Gold Medalist, old / army fiction, 2008 self sustaining writer booklet Awards • contains bonus interpreting workforce guide

PRAISE FOR THE TRAITOR'S spouse:

"Conveys feelings and relationships particularly poignantly... unique old fiction." ― Kirkus Discoveries

"Higginbotham's abilities lie not just in her capability for designated genealogical learn of the interval, but in addition in her ability in bringing those historic figures to lifestyles with ardour, a superb humorousness, honor, and love." ― historic Novels evaluate Online

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The Toll-Gate (Regency Romances)

By Georgette Heyer

"Witty...a pleased extravaganza."―The New Yorker

Celebrate the eightieth birthday of Regency Romance with nice books from Sourcebooks Casablanca!

His exploits have been legendary...

Captain John Staple, again from the battlefront, is already uninterested in his quiet civilian lifestyles within the kingdom. whilst he stumbles upon a secret concerning a disappearing toll-gate keeper, not anything may preserve the adventure-loving captain from investigating.

But profitable her can be his maximum yet...

The plot thickens whilst John encounters the enigmatic girl Nell Stornaway and shortly learns that rescuing her from her unsavory family makes even the main ferocious cavalry cost appear like a very tame hand of toilet. among hiding his precise id from Nell and the coming in the community of a few noticeably shady characters, Captain Staple reveals himself launched into the adventure-and romance-of a lifetime.

"Spritely and reliable fun."-New York usher in Tribune

"Once back Georgette Heyer has directed her comedian genius alongside the fictitious street of early nineteenth-century England, yet this time...cleaves with clean patience to the commoner degrees of life."-Chicago Sunday Tribune

"Told in stylish prose with enormously funny discussion by way of the Queen of Regency romance."-Good e-book Guide

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Recipe for Treason: A Lady Arianna Regency Mystery (Lady Arianna Hadley Mystery)

By Andrea Penrose

A diabolical traitor who is regularly out of reach...

England, 1814. girl Arianna Hadley and her husband, the Earl of Saybrook, wish not anything greater than to take pleasure in a quiet lifestyles decorated via the occasional cup of the best chocolate. despite the fact that, once they obtain orders to shuttle to Scotland and catch an elusive traitor, they consider their responsibility to the Crown needs to come first.

In a laboratory in Scotland, they become aware of the coprse of a chemistry professor--and cryptic papers hinting at a perilous new discovery now in enemy palms. Racing opposed to time, Arianna and Saybrook pursue their such a lot crafty and unsafe adversary but via a fancy community of intrigue concerning unique sweets, daredevil aviators, a lacking inventor, and a mystery recipe that needs to be recovered at any cost...

INCLUDES CHOCOLATE RECIPES AND TRIVIA!

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