Monthly Archives: January 2018

City of Endless Night by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

Overview When Grace Ozmian, the beautiful and reckless daughter of a wealthy tech billionaire, first goes missing, the NYPD assumes she has simply sped off on another wild adventure. Until the young woman’s body is discovered in an abandoned warehouse … Continue reading

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Busted by Michele I. Khoury

Overview Impacted by the recession, twenty-four-year-old artist Gina McKenna is down to her last few dollars and days away from living in her car when a successful businessman buys a painting and commissions another. As their relationship evolves, she’s seduced … Continue reading

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I Was Told to Come Alone My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad by Souad Mekhennet

Overview “I was told to come alone. I was not to carry any identification, and would have to leave my cell phone, audio recorder, watch, and purse at my hotel. . . .” For her whole life, Souad Mekhennet, a … Continue reading

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The Girls in the Picture by Melanie Benjamin

Overview An intimate portrait of the close friendship and powerful creative partnership between two of Hollywood’s earliest female superstars: Frances Marion and Mary Pickford. An enchanting new novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Swans of Fifth … Continue reading

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Five super great books I am looking forward to reading in 2018!

2018 is shaping up to be a great year in publishing. There are tons of books I cannot wait to read. I NEED TO RETIRE! Here is a short list of a few books which have caught my eye for … Continue reading

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The Immortalist by Chloe Benjamin

Overview If you were told the date of your death, how would it shape your present? It’s 1969 in New York City’s Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical woman, a traveling psychic who … Continue reading

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Liars Candle by August Thomas

Overview Reminiscent of the work of John le Carre and Olen Steinhauser, this brilliant debut novel features a young State Department intern on the run in Turkey, trying to outwit and outmaneuver everyone from the Turkish president to Islamic extremists … Continue reading

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