Tag: Fiction - General

Aftershock

For billionaire Michael Xavier, the opening of The Neptune Hotel in Fiji is the culmination of a childhood dream and an adult obsession – to build a luxury hotel, deep under water on the ocean bed. But during the glittering Opening Night Gala the unthinkable happens. There is a succession of explosions and aftershocks that destroy the hotel and leave a handful of survivors attempting the imp... »

Three to Get Deadly

Stephanie Plum, the brassy babe in the powder blue Buick is back and she’s having a bad hair day — for the whole month of January. She’s been given the unpopular task of finding Mo Bedemier, Trenton’s most beloved citizen, arrested for carrying concealed, gone no-show for his court appearance. And to make matters worse, she’s got Lula, a former hooker turned file cler... »

Four to Score

A Featured Alternate Selection of the Literary Guild and Doubleday Book Club and a Main Selection of the Mystery Guild Janet Evanovich, bestselling author of *One for the Money*, *Two for the Dough*, and *Three to Get Deadly*, scores big with *Four to Score*, her most thrilling Stephanie Plum adventure yet. Working for her bail bondsman cousin Vinnie, Stephanie is hot on the trail of revenge-seeki... »

Finger Lickin’ Fifteen

**Unbuckle your belt and pull up a chair. It’s the spiciest, sauciest, most rib-sticking Plum yet.** **Recipe for disaster:** Celebrity chef Stanley Chipotle comes to Trenton in a barbecue cookoff and loses his head – literally. **Throw in some spice:** Bail bonds office worker Lula is witness to the crime, and the only one she’ll talk to is Trenton cop Joe Morelli. **Pump up the... »

Border Songs

Border Songs. Brandon is a rookie agent on a streak of successful smuggling busts during a period when border traffic is at an all-time high, bringing a swift and seismic stroke of change to a corner of the continent that once felt settled and secure. It takes a special kind of wordsmith to create a character like Brandon–and indeed, to craft his whole supporting cast, who are by turns ordin... »

Missing in Death

About the Author J.D. Robb is the pseudonym for a number one New York Times bestselling author of more than 190 novels, including the futuristic suspense In Death series. There are more than 400 million copies of her books in print. New York Times bestselling author Patricia Gaffney is a six-time Rita nominee for her historical romances, and winner of the Romance Writers of America’s Golden ... »

Interlude in Death

EDITORIAL REVIEW: Love, Supernatural Style Love is the universal language. And nowhere is this more apparent than in these extraordinary stories from four of today-s hottest authors. From a futuristic cop caught in a crisis of the heart to a smoldering vision of an unusual love triangle, from the hunger for a human touch on an alien planet to a witch-s desperate search for the love of one man, the... »

A Question of Upbringing

Product Description Anthony Powell’s universally acclaimed epic A Dance to the Music of Time offers a matchless panorama of twentieth-century London. Now, for the first time in decades, readers in the United States can read the books of Dance as they were originally published–as twelve individual novels–but with a twenty-first-century twist: they’re available only as e-book... »

The Fort: A Novel of the Revolutionary War

SUMMARY: While the major fighting of the war moves to the south in the summer of 1779, a British force of fewer than a thousand Scottish infantry, backed by three sloops-of-war, sails to the desolate and fog-bound coast of New England. Establishing a garrison and naval base at Penobscot Bay, in the eastern province of Massachusetts that would become Maine, the Scots-the only British troops between... »

The Weaver Fish

Cambridge linguist Edvard Tøssentern, presumed dead, reappears after a balloon crash. When he staggers in from a remote swamp, gravely ill and swollen beyond recognition, his colleagues at the research station are overjoyed. But Edvard’s discovery about a rare giant bird throws them all into the path of an international crime ring. The Weaver Fish is a gripping adventure story. Set on the is... »

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