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"Very good! Exciting to the end - loved the insights to the Amish culture. Now I need to read the others in the series!"
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Her Last Breath (Kate Burkholder, #5) by Linda Castillo
Her Last Breath, by Linda Castillo (adult fiction). When her best friend's husband and two children are killed in a suspicious car accident, Amish community member Kate Burkholder maintains a vigil by a grievously injured survivor who may hold answers before investigating a brutal killer who makes her question everything about her Amish culture.
Her Last Breath: A Novel (Kate Burkholder) by Linda Castillo
Her Last Breath (Kate Burkholder Series #5)
Her Last Breath by Linda Castillo. An extraordinarily beautiful Amish woman, a dangerous femme fatale, is the central figure in a story that reveals a dark side of Painters Mill and its seemingly perfect Amish world A rainy night, an Amish father returning home with his three children, a speeding car hurtling toward them out of nowhere... Read more at Kobo http://store.kobobooks.com/books/-/BBNXUmuFCU2U0HFnzUorAQ
"Eerily relevant to today's issues of social apathy and entertainment trumping truth. Worth a read. It's "afterword" is priceless."
read it freshman year and i still love it
This author is amazing... choosing each world like a five-star chef, to tell a delicious story. Rosnay is another new favorite author for me.
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This book is on deck! Book club read Sarah's Key in 2011, but I haven't caught the movie yet. Anyone see it?
From the New York Times bestselling author of Sarah’s Key and A Secret Kept comes an absorbing new novel about one woman’s resistance during an époque that shook Paris to its very core. Paris, France: 1860’s. Hundreds of houses are being razed, whole neighborhoods reduced to ashes. The House I Loved by Tatiana de Rosnay
An amazingly well written book! Filled with suspense which I love. Kept me reading late into the night. Highly recommend it!
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The Ice Princess (Patrik Hedström, #1) by Camilla Läckberg
2013/2014 Winter Reading List - The Ice Princess by Camilla Lackberg
MUST READ MYSTERY! The Ice Princess / Camilla Lackberg [translated from Swedish] ~ After she returns to her hometown to learn that her friend Alex was found in an ice-cold bath with her wrists slashed, biographer Erica Falck researches her friend's past in hopes of writing a book and joins forces with Detective Patrik Hedstrom, who has his own suspicions about the case.
MUST READ MYSTERY! The Ice Princess / Camilla Lackberg Book that worths reading!
For the same Nordic Noir experience as you had with "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" - try the Books of Camilla Lackberg. Cool scandinavian thrillers!
The Ice Princess (Fjällbacka Series #1)
Suspenseful! Page turner builds as you go! Like her! Keeps you guessing. Highly recommend anything she writes.
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Tell Me by Lisa Jackson July 2013
Tell Me. Click on the book cover to request this title at the Bill or Gales Ferry Libraries. 6/13
Tell Me (Savannah #3) 6/25/2013 #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Jackson creates her most electrifying thriller to date, as a mother's unspeakable crime sparks a new killing spree. . . The most hated woman in Savannah, Georgia, is about to be set free. Twenty years ago, Blondell O'Henry was convicted of murdering her eldest daughter and wounding her two other children. The prosecution argued that beautiful, selfish Blondell wanted to be rid of them to be with her lover.
BARNES NOBLE | Tell Me by Lisa Jackson | NOOK Book (eBook), Hardcover, Audiobook, Other Format
One of my favorite authors does it again -- brings you into a lovely story and teaches you along the way. Jennifer is never a dissapointment
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Cover Art for The giving quilt : an Elm Creek quilts novel
The Giving Quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini. Please click on the book cover to check availability or place a hold @ Otis. (10/30/12)
Nora escapes with her daughters to her childhood home in Maine to sort out her rocky marriage. The story is one of Irish Fairy Tales and mysteries of Nora's past. I could not put the book down!
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BOOK REVIEW The Cottage At Glass Beach by Heather Barbieri @harpercollins
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A great summer read. The Cottage At Glass Beach: A Novel by Heather Barbieri .#indigo #perfectsummer
The Cottage at Glass Beach: A Novel
Excellent story teller. Can't wait to read her other novels!
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Circle of Shadows by Imogen Robertson. The latest in a superb historical mystery series. FABULOUS!
Quick read, an hour or less, and a cute story. You have to like a cat named Dog!
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blockquote p Rediscover the joy of #1 iNew York Times/i bestselling author Debbie Macomber
Family Affair Rediscover the joy of #1 New York Times bestselling author Debbie Macomber's delightful tale of unexpected love, second chances, and a cat named Dog. Lacey Lancaster has always longed to be a wife and mother. However, after a painful divorce, she decides it's time to lay low for a while in her charming San Francisco apartment with her beautiful Abyssinian cat, Cleo.
Very inspirational. A woman overcame great odds on her independent journey along the Pacific Crest Trail. A testimonial to one's grit, determination, and indomitable will in search of self discovery. A great read!
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Wild - Cheryl Strayed
Una donna con una vita difficile si avventura nelle terre selvagge della Sierra Nevada per riscoprire se stessa. http://duecentopagine.blogspot.com/2014/07/il-sentiero-selvaggio-di-cheryl-strayed.html
I love this book! Anything you can do to spend less and get more is great. Beautiful find with informative sidebars and charming back-stories.
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Need to Read- I Brake for Yard Sales: And Flea Markets, Thrift Shops, Auctions, and the Occasional Dumpster: Lara Spencer, Kathy Griffin: 9781584799221: Amazon.com: Books
I want Lara Spencer's new book: I Brake for Yard Sales
Book 3 of this excellent series. I hope my spouse loves me half as much as Alan loves McKabe. Love it.
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Richard Paul Evans oh yea cant wait to start this one!
Probably my favorite book in this series so far
Patron review: Great historical fiction. From a unique perspective. Loved it!
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Mom and Pop Culture : Book Review: Palisades Park
Alan Brennert, Palisades Park
Patron review: The book is very enjoyable. It is much better than "Casual Vacancy." It kept me guessing until the end.
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The Cuckoo's Calling eBook: Robert Galbraith. JK Rowling wrote this.
"Great book. An emotional story that you don't want to put down."
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Definitely a book worth reading.
Bestselling author Lisa Scottoline has thrilled millions with her emotionally-charged novels that feature strong women exploring the boundaries of family, justice, and love. In Don't Go, she breaks new ground and delivers the story of a soldier who discovers what it means to be a man, a father, and ultimately, a hero.
"A very interesting look about the genesis of the Mary Tyler Moore Show and the production company MTM. Lots of fun to read and many memories revived for readers of my age and yet appealing to younger people too."
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Mary and Lou and Rhoda and Ted: And all the Brilliant Minds Who Made The Mary Tyler Moore Show a Classic: Jennifer Keishin Armstrong: 9781451659207: Amazon.com: Books
"Great! Always love the books in the series. She has a very likable protagonist couple and they are very satisfying to read!"
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'The Sound of Broken Glass" by Deborah Crombie. While investigating the murder of a well-respected barrister who was found dead at a seedy hotel in Crystal Palace, Detective Inspector Gemma James and her partner, Detective Sergeant Melody Talbot, begin to question everything they think they know abouttheir world and those they trust most.
Deborah Crombie, author of the "Duncan Kincaid / Gemma James" mystery series, offers another well developed and thought-provoking novel in "The Sound of Broken Glass" (William Morrow: Feb. 19, 2013 U.S. release). This fifteenth book in Crombie's series brings back Andy Monahan, the guitarist introduced in "Where Memories Lie" (2008), as its central character.
"Great Book, I loved it so much. Can't wait to see the movie in November!"
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2nd book in the hunger games trilogy.. definitely worth reading
In Catching Fire, the second novel of the Hunger Games trilogy, Suzanne Collins continues the story of Katniss Everdeen, testing her more than ever before... and surprising readers at every turn.
Catching Fire the second book in The Hunger Games Series. Suzanne Collins will take you out of this world, as we step back into the world of Pannam once again to see how Katniss Everdeen will deal with the struggles she faces. Prepare not only to be emotionally moved, but conflicted as things heat up. For good or for bad, life will happen at it's own pace, and the question is are you ready to keep up? Observe and Enjoy life in Pannam, in Catching Fire
2.5/5 Catching Fire (The Second Book of the Hunger Games) by Suzanne Collins. Buy it on Kobo: http://www.kobobooks.com/ebook/Catching-Fire-The-Second-Book/book-vhDtnulBLEusYNmSEgn5pA/page1.html #kobo #ebooks #hungergames
"It was hard to get into at first -- by the second half I was engaged. Ending was very satisfying! Main character remains very likable."
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V is for Vengeance by Sue Grafton - her new book!
The latest Sue Grafton book. All of her alphabet mysteries, starring private investigator Kinsey Millhone, are worth reading. They are "fun" reads. Read A thru V so far...
"V is for Vengeance" by Sue Grafton (Kinsey Millhone Mystery)
"I haven't read anything by this author before, however, I will be sure to do so again. Excellent read!"
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The Chance by Karen Kingsbury
4/5 "Terrific novel that offers an engaging, sensitive take on the typical post-apocalyptic zombie adventure."
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Rot & Ruin (Benny Imura, #1). I'm not usually a huge Young Adult fan- but I am soo looking forward to book #2.
Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry In a post-apocalyptic world where fences and border patrols guard the few people left from the zombies that have overtaken civilization, fifteen-year-old Benny Imura is finally convinced that he must follow in his older brother's footsteps and become a bounty hunter.
Rot & Ruin (Rot & Ruin Series #1)
"Powerful story of a wife's death, a husband's mourning, & the effect on their animals. Like a pebble in the water, the ripple effect leads to a powerful courtroom battle over the morality of how animals are treated."