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|Tom Clancy Full Force and Effect|
Joint Author Clancy, Tom
2014-12 - Putnam Adult
9780399173356 Check Our CatalogA North Korean ICBM crashes into the Sea of Japan. A veteran CIA officer is murdered in Ho Chi Minh City, and a package of forged documents goes missing. The pieces are there, but assembling the puzzle will cost Jack Ryan, Jr. and his fellow Campus agents precious time. Time they don't have.
The challenge facing President Jack Ryan is an old one with a terrifying new twist. The international …More
|The Laughing Monsters|
2014-11 - Farrar Straus Giroux
9780374280598 Check Our CatalogDenis Johnson's "The Laughing Monsters "is a high-suspense tale of kaleidoscoping loyalties in the post-9/11 world that shows one of our great novelists at the top of his game.
Roland Nair calls himself Scandinavian but travels on a U.S. passport. After ten years' absence, he returns to Freetown, Sierra Leone, to reunite with his friend Michael Adriko. They once made a lot of money here during …More
Preston, Douglas J.
Author Child, Lincoln
2014-11 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455525898 Check Our CatalogSpecial Agent Pendergast-one of the most original, compelling characters in all of contemporary fiction-returns in Preston and Child's new exhilarating novel
A long-buried family secret has come back to haunt Special Agent Aloysius Pendergast.
It begins with murder. One of Pendergast's most implacable, most feared enemies is found on his doorstep, dead. Pendergast has no …More
|An Event in Autumn|
2014-08 - Vintage Books
9780804170642 Check Our CatalogAfter nearly thirty years in the same job, Inspector Kurt Wallander is tired, restless, and itching to make a change. He is taken with a certain old farmhouse, perfectly situated in a quiet countryside with a charming, overgrown garden. There he finds the skeletal hand of a corpse in a shallow grave. Wallander's investigation takes him deep into the history of the house and the land, until finally…More
Author Cussler, Dirk
2014-10 - Putnam Adult
9780399172922 Check Our CatalogDirk Pitt returns, in the thrilling new novel from the grand master of adventure and #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author.
While investigating a toxic outbreak in the Caribbean Sea that may ultimately threaten the United States, Pitt unwittingly becomes involved in something even more dangerous--a post-Castro power struggle for the control of Cuba. Meanwhile, Pitt's children, marine …More
2014-10 - Putnam Adult
9780399162374 Check Our CatalogThe thrilling new novel in the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling series.
In Southeast Minnesota, down on the Mississippi, a school board meeting is coming to an end. The board chairman announces that the rest of the meeting will be closed, due to personnel issues. "Issues" is correct. The proposal up for a vote before them is whether to authorize the killing of a local reporter. The vote is …More
|Let Me Be Frank with You: A Frank Bascombe Book|
2014-11 - Ecco
9780061692062 Check Our Catalog
A brilliant new work that returns Richard Ford to the celebrated fictional landscape that sealed his reputation as an American master: the world of Frank Bascombe
In his trio of critically acclaimed, bestselling novels--The Sportswriter, the Pulitzer Prize and PEN/ Faulkner-winning Independence Day, and The Lay of the Land--Richard Ford, in essence, illuminated the zeitgeist of an entire …More
|The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher: Stories|
2014-09 - Henry Holt & Company
9781627792103 Check Our CatalogOne of the most accomplished, acclaimed, and garlanded writers, Hilary Mantel delivers a brilliant collection of contemporary stories. …More
2014-10 - Harper
9780062365583 Check Our Catalog
David Nicholls brings the wit and intelligence that graced his New York Times bestseller one day to a compellingly human, deftly humorous new novel about what holds marriages and families together--and what happens when everything threatens to fall apart.
Douglas Petersen may be mild mannered, but behind his reserve lies a sense of humor that, against all odds, seduces beautiful Connie into a …More
2014-11 - Scribner Book Company
9781476770383 Check Our CatalogA dark and electrifying novel about addiction, fanaticism, and what might exist on the other side of life.
In a small New England town, over half a century ago, a shadow falls over a small boy playing with his toy soldiers. Jamie Morton looks up to see a striking man, the new minister. Charles Jacobs, along with his beautiful wife, will transform the local church. The men and boys are all a …More
|The Job: A Fox and O'Hare Novel|
Author Goldberg, Lee
2014-11 - Bantam
9780345543127 Check Our CatalogHe's a charming con man and she's a dedicated FBI agent, and they're about to drive each other crazy . . . again
The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O'Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox--bring down the world's most-wanted and untouchable felons. This time it's the brutal leader of a global drug-smuggling empire. The FBI doesn't know what their target …More
|The Pillars of the Earth|
2007-09 - Signet Book
9780451166890 Check Our CatalogKen Follett, internationally-acclaimed master of split-second suspense, author of six #1 bestsellers, reaches beyond the expected to achieve his most brilliant and remarkable novel. The epic story of the building of a cathedral in 12th century England and the lives of the people entwined with it and each other is a sensuous, enduring narrative, and a gripping tale of faith, ambition, bloodshed and …More
|The Paris Winter|
2014-11 - St. Martin's Press
9781250051837 Check Our CatalogThere is but one Paris.Vincent Van GoghMaud Heighton came to Lafond's famous "Academie "to paint, and to flee the constraints of her small English town. It took all her courage to escape, but Paris, she quickly realizes, is no place for a light purse. While her fellow students enjoy the dazzling decadence of the Belle Epoque, Maud slips into poverty. Quietly starving, and dreading another cold …More
|The Cinderella Murder: An Under Suspicion Novel|
Clark Higgins, Mary
Author Clark, Mary Higgins
With Burke, Alafair
2014-11 - Simon & Schuster
9781476763125 Check Our CatalogIn a first-time collaboration, "Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark partners with bestselling author Alafair Burke to deliver a brand new suspense series about a television program featuring cold case murders.
Television producer Laurie Moran is delighted when the pilot for her reality drama, "Under Suspicion," is a success. Even more, the program--a cold case series that revisits unsolved …More
|Flesh and Blood|
2014-11 - William Morrow & Company
9780062325341 Check Our Catalog
It's a sunny morning in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and also Dr. Kay Scarpetta's birthday.She's about to head to Miami for a vacation with Benton Wesley, her FBI profiler husband, when she notices seven pennies on a wall behind their home. Is this a kids' game? If so, why are all of the coins dated 1981 and so shiny they could be newly minted? Her cell phone rings, and Detective Pete Marino tells …More
|Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover|
2014-11 - Blackstone Audiobooks
9781483029290 Check Our Catalog
The fourth and final book in "New York Times "bestselling author Sarah MacLean s incredible Rule of Scoundrels series These four dark heroes will steal the hearts of their heroines and the readers alike. This last novel in the series tells Chase s story
By day, she is Lady Georgiana, sister to a duke, ruined before her first season in the worst kind of scandal. But the truth is far more …More
|Unbroken (the Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive|
Read by Herrmann, Edward
2014-11 - Listening Library (Audio)
9780553397116 Check Our CatalogThe #1 "New York Times" bestseller, which is also a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie, has now been adapted by the author for young adults. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this riveting biography includes more than 100 black-and-white photos, as well as exclusive content, "In Conversation," with Laura Hillenbrand and Louie Zamperini.
On a May afternoon in 1943, an American …More
|41: A Portrait of My Father|
Bush, George W.
2014-11 - Crown
9780553447781 Check Our CatalogGeorge W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, has authored a personal biography of his father, George H. W. Bush, the 41st President.
Forty-three men have served as President of the United States. Countless books have been written about them. But never before has a President told the story of his father, another President, through his own eyes and in his own words. A unique and …More
2014-10 - Dey Street Books
9780062268341 Check Our Catalog
In a perfect world . . .
We'd get to hang out with Amy Poehler, watching dumb movies, listening to music, and swapping tales about our coworkers and difficult childhoods. Because in a perfect world, we'd all be friends with Amy--someone who seems so fun, is full of interesting stories, tells great jokes, and offers plenty of advice and wisdom (the useful kind, not the annoying kind you didn't …More
|I Must Say: My Life as a Humble Comedy Legend|
2014-11 - Harper
9780062309525 Check Our Catalog
In this engagingly witty, wise, and heartfelt memoir, Martin Short tells the tale of how a showbiz obsessed kid from Canada transformed himself into one of Hollywood's favorite funnymen, known to his famous peers as the "comedian's comedian."
Short takes the reader on a rich, hilarious, and occasionally heartbreaking ride through his life and times, from his early years in Toronto as a member …More
|The Andy Cohen Diaries: A Deep Look at a Shallow Year|
2014-11 - Henry Holt & Company
9781627792288 Check Our Catalog
A year in the whirlwind life of the beloved pop icon Andy Cohen, in his own cheeky, candid, and irreverent words
As a TV Producer and host of the smash late night show "Watch What Happens Live," Andy Cohen has a front row seat to an exciting world not many get to see. In this dishy, detailed diary of one year in his life, Andy goes out on the town, drops names, hosts a ton of shows, becomes …More
|Isabella: The Warrior Queen|
2014-10 - Nan A. Talese
9780385534116 Check Our CatalogAn engrossing and revolutionary biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus's journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition, and became one of the most influential female rulers in history
Born at a time when Christianity was dying out and the Ottoman Empire was aggressively expanding, Isabella was inspired in her youth …More
|Nine Things Successful People Do Differently|
Halvorson, Heidi Grant
2012-12 - Harvard Business School Press
9781422193402 Check Our CatalogWhat you can learn from the world's most successful people - via research that uncovers the repeatable behaviors they use to reach their goals. …More