Incident at Twenty-Mile by Trevanian

By Trevanian

For fifteen years he has been silent. Now, the mythical number one New York Times bestselling writer of such vintage suspense novels as The Eiger Sanction and Shibumi returns-- unleashing a beautiful mystery set opposed to the backdrop of the yankee West.

A godforsaken city. a tender, eager-to-please stranger wearing a do-it-yourself shotgun and a striking mystery. And a madman escaped from the Territorial criminal at Laramie, slicing a swath of sadistic violence with killers at his aspect. Now, for the folks of Twenty-Mile-- the God-fearing and the godless, heroes, whores, fanatics and a boy teetering at the fringe of madness-- a siege is ready to start amidst a harrowing mountain hurricane. And while the killing, the thunder, and the fear are over, a few will dwell, a few can be buried, and the parable of the yankee frontier will not be the same...

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The Black Guard (The Long War, Book 1) by A. J. Smith

By A. J. Smith

The release of an heroic myth saga set within the lands of Ro, an epic panorama of mountain fortresses, enormous grasslands, roiling ocean and sleeping gods.

The Black safeguard is the 1st in a huge new fable sequence, The lengthy struggle, set in an invented international a little just like medieval Europe when it comes to expertise, heraldry and ethics. Magic positive aspects on this planet, yet is uncommon and ordinarily constrained to a few of the priesthoods. town of Ro Canarn has been assaulted by way of Knights of the purple. among them is a Karesian Enchantress of the Seven Sisters, reason on manipulating the boys of Ro to her ends. Her Sisters intend the attack to be the 1st flow in an extended video game, a conflict meant to break worship of the Gods of fellows and produce again the malevolent woodland substantial of enjoyment and blood.

The younger Lord of Canarn, and certainly one of his closest associates, plan a determined gambit to take again the town, when his sister trips north and confronts extra of the Sisters' schemes as they fight to overcome the remainder of the lands of men.

Divided by way of geography and surrounded via enemies, a disparate team of Clerics, clergymen, Knights, criminals and warriors needs to defeat overwhelming odds to grab again the lands of guys from these unknowingly lower than the sway of the useless God and his Enchantresses.

The Duke of Canarn is lifeless, finished through the King's decree. the town lies in chaos, its humans ravenous, sickening, and tyrannized by means of the continuing presence of the King's mercenary military. yet nonetheless desire continues to be: the Duke's teenagers, the Lord Bromvy and woman Bronwyn, have escaped their father's fate.

Separated through enemy territory, hunted via the warrior clerics of the only God, Bromvy undertakes to win again the town with the aid of the secretive outcasts of the Darkwald woodland, the Dokkalfar. the woman Bronwyn makes for the sanctuary of the Grass Sea and the soldiers of Ranen with the mass of the King's forces at her heels. And within the mountainous sector of Fjorlan, the excessive Thain Algenon Teardrop launches his Dragon Fleet opposed to the crimson military. Brother wars opposed to brother during this, the epic first quantity of the lengthy struggle

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The Sweetgum Ladies Knit for Love: A Novel by Beth Pattillo

By Beth Pattillo

“[Pattillo] creates a candy tale of redemption that might cross down good with knitters in addition to the knitting-challenged.” — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

The Sweetgum Knit Lit Society cries for a sequel.” — BOOKPAGE

Once a month, the six girls of the Sweetgum Knit Lit Society assemble to debate books and proportion their knitting initiatives. encouraged via her recently-wedded bliss, workforce chief Eugenie chooses “Great Love tales in Literature” because the topic for the year’s interpreting list–a dicy choice for a gaggle whose participants span the spectrum of age and courting status.
As the Knit Lit girls learn and discus vintage romances like Romeo and Juliet, Wuthering Heights, and Pride and Prejudice, every one member is faced together with her personal notion approximately love. Camille’s unforeseen reunion with an outdated weigh down forces her to confront conflicting wishes. Newly widowed Esther reveals her position in Sweetgum altering and is stunned via not likely associates. Hannah isn’t yes she’s prepared for the pains of old flame. Newcomer Maria reveals her lifestyles became upside-down via expanding kinfolk duties and a good-looking, smug legal professional, and Eugenie and Merry are either requested to make sacrifices for his or her husbands that problem their principles.
Even in a sleepy, southern city like Sweetgum, Tennesee, love isn’t effortless. The Knit Lit women examine they could locate energy and counsel within the novels they learn, the affection in their relations, their community–and particularly in every one other.

Beth Pattillo realized to knit within the moment grade. She is the writer of the booklet, Heavens to Betsy, the recipient of the Romance Writers of the USA top Inspirational Romance Novel in 2006, and its sequel, Earth to Betsy. Beth lives together with her husband and youngsters in Tennessee.

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Tiger Threat (Orca Sports) by Sigmund Brouwer

By Sigmund Brouwer

Ray Hockaday performs middle for the medication Hat Tigers within the Western Hockey League. He's spent his hockey profession hiding whatever from the area. while his new Russian room-mate exhibits up, Ray is assigned to aid Vlad get used to lifestyles in Canada. What Ray doesn't be aware of is that Vlad can also be hiding whatever. And that mystery may well get either one of them killed.

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Extinction: A Thriller by Mark Alpert

By Mark Alpert

A malevolent, man made lifestyles shape created by means of army scientists threatens to ruin humanity in this smart, Crichtonesque thriller Jim Pierce hasn't heard from his daughter in years, ever given that she rejected his army prior and began working as a hacker. But whilst a Chinese assassin indicates up at Jim's lab searching for her, he is familiar with that she's cracked a few critical army secrets. Now, her existence is at the line if he doesn't locate her first. The chinese language army has constructed a brand new anti-terrorism application that makes use of the most sophisticated man made intelligence in lifestyles, and they're eager to maintain it mystery. They're additionally desirous to maintain it lower than regulate, because the AI begins to riot opposed to their instructions. As Jim searches for his daughter, he realizes that he's up opposed to anything that isn't only a danger to her lifestyles, yet to human existence everywhere.

An quite plausible mystery that pulls on genuine medical discoveries, Mark Alpert's Extinction is an exhilarating, addictive mystery that reads as though Tom Clancy had written Robopocalypse.

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The Photograph by Penelope Lively

By Penelope Lively

Booker Prize–winning novelist Penelope Lively’s most recent masterpiece opens with a photograph: Kath, earlier than her loss of life, at an unknown collecting, keeping fingers with a guy who's now not her husband. The picture is in an envelope marked “DON’T OPEN— DESTROY.” yet Kath’s husband doesn't heed the caution, embarking on a trip of discovery that finds a good internet of secrets—within marriages, among sisters, and on the middle of an affair. Kath, together with her enthralling seems and informal methods, strikes like a ghost during the stories of each person who knew her— and a portrait emerges of a lady whose existence can't be understood with no plumbing the emotional depths of the folks she touched.
Propelled by way of the author’s signature mastery of narrative and psychology, The Photograph is vigorous at her absolute best, the astonishing climax to all she has written earlier than.

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The President's Hat by Antoine Laurain

By Antoine Laurain

"As wonderful because it is unique, this can be a tale to get pleasure from like a chocolate with a shock centre."—Marie France

"An relaxing journey into the guts of the 1980s."—Le Figaro

"Impossible to resist"—L'Express

This prize-winning French bestseller is an enthralling fantasy in regards to the strength of a hat that takes the reader on a roller-coaster trip via French lifestyles in the course of the Mitterrand years.

Dining by myself in a sublime Parisian brasserie, accountant Daniel Mercier can infrequently think his eyes whilst President François Mitterrand sits right down to consume on the desk subsequent to him.

After the presidential occasion has long gone, Daniel discovers that Mitterrand's black felt hat has been left at the back of. After a couple of moments' soul-searching, Daniel comes to a decision to maintain the hat as a keepsake of a unprecedented night. It's an ideal healthy, and as he leaves the eating place Daniel starts off to consider one way or the other . . . different.

Has Daniel unwittingly came upon the key of superb power?

For years the long-lasting merchandise of headgear performs with the lives of the boys and girls who put on it, bringing them good fortune that had formerly eluded them. Antoine Laurain's brilliantly orchestrated travel captures interesting snap shots of a wealthy gallery of characters.

Shot via with a scrumptious, depraved humorousness, The President's Hat is a shiny new edition of the standard lifetime of an era.

Antoine Laurain used to be born in Paris. he's a author, collector, and director of numerous brief films.

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Invincible (Star Wars: Legacy of the Force, Book 9) by Troy Denning

By Troy Denning

No conflict can final without end. Now, within the lengthy and punishing conflict among the defiant champions of the hot Jedi Order and the juggernaut that's the Galactic Alliance, the endgame is eventually to hand. With a lot lost–and not anything under the process the long run nonetheless at stake–there will be no turning again. irrespective of the consequences.

The insurgent reason is wasting flooring below the dual blows of Admiral Gilad Pellaeon’s assassination and the demise of Mara Jade Skywalker. whilst, having received the aid of the Imperial Remnant and its ruthlessly effective forces, the Galactic Alliance, with the intense energy and darkish brilliance of newly ascendant Sith Lord Darth Caedus at its helm, should be unstoppable. Tormented and torn among the decision of accountability and the thirst for vengeance, Luke has searched the strength and beheld an unspeakable imaginative and prescient of the galaxy enslaved lower than tyranny extra great than even Palpatine’s. Now it sounds as if the final, top desire lies in mobilizing the scattered Jedi for one decisive search-and-destroy venture. the target: do away with Darth Caedus.

It’s a plan that would be as tricky and unsafe to execute because it is bold. For Caedus is a scion of either the Skywalker and Solo bloodlines whose command of the strength surpasses even that of his grandfather

Darth Vader. there's just one who's sure by way of future to face opposed to him in what's going to absolutely be a duel to the loss of life, just one with an out of doors probability of bringing down the darkish lord who used to be Jacen Solo.

Failure isn't an alternative. The livid ultimate moments among strength and peace are the following, and whoever confronts Darth Caedus will make a decision the outcome–and the destiny of these left standing.

From the Hardcover edition.

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