Tag: United States

Hour Glass

Set in the lawless town of Deadwood, South Dakota, Hour Glass shares an intimate look at the woman behind the legend of Calamity Jane told through the eyes of twelve-year-old Jimmy Glass. After their pa falls deathly ill with smallpox, Jimmy and his sister, Hour, travel into Deadwood to seek help. While their pa is in quarantine, the two form unbreakable bonds with the surrogate family that emerge... »

Chances Are

Maya Gupta is a survivor. After escaping an impending arranged marriage in India as a teenager, she has thrived in America. But now she faces her greatest challenge yet-cancer has invaded her life, and unless she finds a way to participate in a clinical trial in Washington, DC, this may be one battle she loses. When Maya’s best friend Kari offers Maya the lifeline of a place to stay-her brot... »

Twin Willows: A Novel

Graduating from her prim Philadelphia finishing school, Anna Willow McKnight eagerly heads west to the wilds of the Kentucky territory to see her father and visit the place her lovely Delaware Indian mother, who died in childbirth, had called home. It is there, too, that the chestnut-haired beauty will be reunited with her beloved Stuart, the brave soldier-turned-schoolteacher, whose kisses ignite... »

The Run of His Life: The People v. O. J. Simpson

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The inspiration for the first season of American Crime Story on FX, starring Cuba Gooding, Jr., John Travolta, David Schwimmer, and Connie Britton The definitive account of the O. J. Simpson trial, The Run of His Life is a prodigious feat of reporting that could have been written only by the foremost legal journalist of our time. First published less than a year after t... »

Mist-Torn Witches 03:Witches With the Enemy

The national bestselling author of The Mist-Torn Witches returns to a world of princes and power, magic and mystery, where two women have the ability to reveal the future and uncover the past.… When seers Celine and Amelie Fawe fled Shetana under threat of death, they vowed never to return. Yet, less than a year later, they are summoned back-to aid the man who once tried to kill them.… The cruel p... »

Marrying My Childhood Sweetheart: A BWWM Christian Romance

Launch Sale: Just 99c for 24 hours only! Save 66% over the regular price of $2.99. A complete Christian romance for adults, brought to you by Shannon Gardener of BWWM Club. Sara and David were childhood sweethearts. But while things had been perfect between them for so long, Sara soon began feeling she needed more out of life. So leaving David and her family behind, she went out to search for adve... »

This Is Where I Sleep

For more than a decade, life has been one mission after another for Coral Coleman. This time, Coral is on a mission to find the elusive “Ghost,” who Coral believes is responsible for trying to kill her two years ago. Unfortunately for them, they missed her, but in the process took out two of Coral’s teammates-that, Coral takes personally. She comes one step closer to finding him ... »

Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell [02] – Operation Barracuda

Product Description As part of a top-secret initiative called Third Echelon, National Security Agency special operative Sam Fisher has been given license to spy, steal, destroy, and assassinate to protect America. And he does… »

Freshwater Road

In her rich, absorbing debut, actress Nicholas (Room 222; In the Heat of the Night) follows a young woman South to “trench Mississippi, gutbucket Mississippi” during the summer of 1964. The daughter of a Detroit bar owner/numbers runner and his estranged, class-conscious ex-wife (whose light complexion enables her to pass as white), Celeste Tyree has enjoyed a comfortable, sheltered mi... »

Alvin Ho 4: Allergic to Dead Bodies, Funerals, and Other Fatal Circumstances

Here’s the fourth book in the hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which is a Kirkus Reviews Best Continuing Series.”[E]ngaging and real, often laugh-out-loud funny….,” raved Kirkus in a starred review.Everyone’s favorite neurotic second grader is back, in the most touching Alvin Ho book to date. Alvin is facing something truly scary: the idea that someone he loves... »