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The Burning Girl: A Novel

CLAIRE MESSUD · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times Bestseller A bracing, hypnotic coming-of-age story about the bond of best friends, from the New York Times best-selling author of The Emperor's Children.Julia and Cassie have been friends since nursery school. They have shared everything, including their desire to escape...
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Any Dream Will Do: A Novel

DEBBIE MACOMBER · Ballantine Books
Pages: 310
Format: Hardcover

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * Debbie Macomber returns with a powerful standalone novel about a woman forced to start her life anew, embarking on the most courageous journey of all - to a place where she learns what love and trust really mean. Shay Benson adored her younger brother,...
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Barely Legal

STUART WOODS · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 357
Format: Hardcover

In this nonstop thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Stone Barrington series, the protégé will become the hero as Herbie Fisher gets caught in a web of deceit, corruption, and greed.Under the tutelage of Stone Barrington, Herbie Fisher has transformed from...
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Crime Scene

Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * A former star athlete turned deputy coroner is drawn into a brutal, complicated murder in this psychological thriller from a father-son writing team that delivers "brilliant, page-turning fiction" (Stephen King) . Natural causes or foul play? That's...
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Dragonsworn (Dark-Hunter Series #21)

SHERRILYN KENYON · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

There is nothing in the universe the cursed dragon, Falcyn, hates more than humanity . . . except Greek humans. In a war he wanted no part of, they systematically destroyed everything he'd ever cared for. Now he waits for the day when evolution will finally rid him of the human vermin.


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Glass Houses: A Novel

Louise Penny · Minotaur Books
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

When a mysterious figure appears in Three Pines one cold November day, Armand Gamache and the rest of the villagers are at first curious. Then wary. Through rain and sleet, the figure stands unmoving, staring ahead.

From the moment its shadow falls over the village, Gamache, now Chief...

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I Know a Secret: A Rizzoli & Isles Novel

TESS GERRITSEN · Ballantine Books
Pages: 318
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * Jane Rizzoli and Maura Isles - the inspiration for the smash hit TNT series - continue their bestselling crime-solving streak, as they pursue a shadowy psychopath keeping secrets and taking lives.

"Suspense doesn't get smarter than this."...
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Mrs. Fletcher: A Novel

Tom Perrotta · Scribner
Pages: 309
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestseller!
From the bestselling author of The Leftovers and Little Children comes a penetrating and hilarious new novel about sex, love, and identity on the frontlines of America's culture wars.

Eve Fletcher is trying to figure out what comes...
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On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service

RHYS BOWEN · Berkley
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

In the new Royal Spyness Mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Crowned and Dangerous, Lady Georgiana Rannoch juggles secret missions from the Queen, Darcy, and her mother. But it's all in a day's work when you're thirty-fifth in line to the British Crown.

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Seeing Red

SANDRA BROWN · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 421
Format: Hardcover

#1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra Brown delivers nonstop suspense and supercharged sexual tension in a thriller about tainted heroism and vengeance without mercy.

Kerra Bailey is a TV journalist hot on the trail of a story guaranteed to skyrocket her career to new heights....
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The Dolls

Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

The Dolls are perfect lovers, perfect companions, perfect killers.
Investigative reporter Lana Wallace has covered many crimes of passion in 10 years. But nothing will prepare her for the dark secrets of...The Dolls.
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The Last Tudor

Philippa Gregory · Touchstone
Pages: 528
Format: Hardcover

The latest novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory features one of the most famous girls in history, Lady Jane Grey, and her two sisters, each of whom dared to defy her queen.

Jane Grey was queen of England for nine days. Her father and his allies...
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The Right Time: A Novel

DANIELLE STEEL · Delacorte Press
Pages: 325
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * Filled with heartbreak and betrayal, triumph and fulfillment, The Right Time is an intimate, richly rewarding novel about pursuing one's passion and succeeding beyond one's wildest dreams.

Abandoned by her mother at age seven, Alexandra...
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The Store

James Patterson · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 26
Format: Hardcover


Jacob and Megan Brandeis have gotten jobs with the mega-successful, ultra-secretive Store. Seems perfect. Seems safe. But their lives are about to become anything but perfect, anything but safe.


Especially since Jacob and Megan...
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Y is for...

Sue Grafton · Marian Wood Books/Putnam
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

Of #1 New York Times-bestselling author Sue Grafton, NPR's Maureen Corrigan said, "Makes me wish there were more than 26 letters." With only one letter left, Grafton's many devoted readers will share that sentiment.

The darkest and most disturbing case report from...
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