By Amanda Eyre Ward
Amanda Eyre Ward's debut novel is an intimate portrait of 3 ladies whose lives collide in the course of a brutal Texas summer.
In Gatestown, Texas, twenty-nine-year-old Karen Lowens awaits her execution with a bunch of convicted serial killers on loss of life row. In ny, Dr. Franny Wren, additionally twenty-nine, has a tendency to a tender melanoma sufferer, and resists the urge to run from her fiancé and her conscientiously crafted lifestyles. In Austin, Texas, brassy Celia turbines, a once-vibrant librarian, mourns her murdered husband.
Over the process the summer season, destiny pushes those eerily recognizable ladies jointly, culminating in a revelation of the potential of religion, the accountability of friendship, and the price of existence. Sleep towards Heaven is a luminous tale of homicide and wish, solitude and beauty -- an extraordinary literary page-turner the place redemption turns out forever inside arm's reach.
By Robert Landori
Dependent partly on a real tale, Havana Harvest follows the maneuvers of 2 hostile intelligence providers of their makes an attempt to inflict greatest harm on one another as they go through a maze of high-tension suspense.
In Cuba, basic Patricio Casas needs to come to a decision even if to aid the revolution he has defended for thus decades or do what's solid for his humans and problem the egocentric authoritarianism of the Castroite regime.
Meanwhile, CIA operative Robert Lonsdale is tasked with making a choice on why a captain in Fidel's army--who lately arrived in Miami with a suitcase filled with money--seeks U.S. safety from a Colombian drug cartel and the Cuban mystery police. Lonsdale is instantly drawn right into a maelstrom of intrigue and homicide from which there appears no escape--unless he can persuade normal Casas to aid.
Apparently double-crossed by way of his colleagues and a self-serving supplier director, Lonsdale struggles on on my own in an try to outfox the shadowy tormentors who intend to silence him forever.
By C.S. Graham
CIA agent Jax Alexander and distant viewer Tobie Guinness—the heroes of C.S. Graham’s bestselling debut The Archangel Project—are again in The Solomon Effect, a riveting mystery that mixes actual CIA spycraft, unearthed Nazi secrets and techniques, and organic terror in a story that races full-speed from the beginning paragraph to the heart-pounding end. A masterwork of intrigue and motion The Solomon impression will entice a large audience—from lovers of Tom Clancy, James Rollins, and John Le Carré to devoted aficionados of Tami Hoeg. Publishers Weekly gave
By Elizabeth Berg
Patty Murphy is dealing with that pivotal element in a woman's existence while her organic clock ticks as insistently as a beating center. Will she locate Mr. correct and begin a relations? yet Patty is in love--with a guy who's not just beautiful and financially sound, yet delicate and warmhearted. there is only one small challenge: he's additionally gay.
Against her larger judgment, and pleas from friends and family, Patty refuses to renounce on Ethan. each guy she dates finally leaves her aching for the light convenience and intimacy she stocks with him. yet while she throws eligible bachelors to the wayside to spend one more platonic evening with Ethan, Patty longs an increasing number of for the comfort of loving and being enjoyed. meanwhile she needs to content material herself with waiting--until the genuine factor comes alongside. . . .
By Kevin Bohacz
A discredited attorney scuffling with his long ago from alcoholism takes on a shady case within the hopes that it'll pump existence again into his occupation. via the writer of Shadow of Doubt. 50,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo.
By Stephen Woodworth
In an international the place the lifeless can testify opposed to the dwelling, a person is getting away with homicide. simply because to each new release are born a opt for few souls with violet-colored eyes, and the power to channel the lifeless. either infrequent and precious—and rigidly managed by means of a society that craves their services—these Violets practice a couple of varied tasks. the main lucky raise the world's cultural history through channeling the still-creative spirits of well-known lifeless artists and musicians. The least lucky relief the police and the legislation courts, catching criminals by means of interviewing the deceased sufferers of violent crime.
But now the Violets themselves became the objective of a brutal serial murderer—a assassin who had discovered tips to masks his or her id even from the sufferers. Can the FBI, aided by means of a Violet so petrified of demise that she is afraid to stay, discover the felony in time? Or needs to extra of her race be dispatched to the area that has haunted all of them considering that early life?
By Farnoosh Moshiri
Set in Houston within the mid-1980s, Against Gravity is a harrowing tale of 3 lives colliding— Madison Kirby, an indignant, death highbrow; Ric Cardinal, a social employee devoted to aiding others yet affected by the son he can't store; and Roya, a suffering Iranian immigrant who has traveled for years during the war-torn heart East to reach in Texas to eke out the main tenuous existence for herself and her daughter. They every one inform in their personal lives, but as their tales intertwine a portrait of shared fight and loss emerges. A devastating and lovely novel.
A home is burning. Its six tenants contain a failed priest, a naturalist, a neurosurgeon and an invalid dreaming of his worried boyhood. Their landlord s courting to them is either intimate and shadowy. every now and then he stocks their preoccupations and thoughts. he'll proportion their destiny.
In "Fire," the passions and obsessions in a loss of life condominium loom and shift, from the hallucinating drug addict within the basement to the owner education his telescope at the evening skies. The tenants tales diversity via an African refugee camp, Greek Orthodox monasteries and the cremation grounds of India, and haunting the perimeters of those lives are thoughts. Will those stories be fed on for ever by way of the flames? Or can stories continue to exist in a few shape?
"Fire" is Colin Thubron s fictive masterpiece: a unique of beautiful good looks and lingering mystery."
By Robert K. Tanenbaum
Whilst Congress makes a decision to reopen the research into the JFK assassination, big apple Assistant D.A. Butch Karp is assigned to the case, yet as Karp and his workforce discover dramatic new facts, they develop into enmeshed in an internet of conspiracy that reaches to the top degrees of presidency.