Shiloh (The Shiloh Quartet)

By Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

Marty will do something to save lots of his new buddy Shiloh during this Newbery Medal–winning novel from Phillis Reynolds Naylor.

When Marty Preston comes throughout a tender beagle within the hills at the back of his domestic, it is love firstly sight—and additionally huge difficulty. It seems the puppy, which Marty names Shiloh, belongs to Judd Travers, who beverages an excessive amount of and has a gun—and abuses his canine. So while Shiloh runs clear of Judd to Marty, Marty simply has to conceal him and guard him from Judd. yet Marty's mystery turns into too great for him to maintain to himself, and it exposes his complete relations to Judd's anger. How a long way will Marty need to visit make Shiloh his?

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North River: A Novel

By Pete Hamill

One snowy New Year's Day, in the course of the nice melancholy, Dr. James Delaney--haunted through the slaughters of the nice warfare, and deserted by way of his spouse and daughter--returns domestic to discover his three-year-old grandson on his doorstep, left by means of his mom in Delaney's care. dealing with this unforeseen arrival, Delaney hires Rose, a difficult, respectable Sicilian lady with a mystery in her previous. Slowly, as Rose and the boy start to deal with the nice health professional, the numbness in Delaney starts to soften. Recreating Thirties New York with the vibrancy and wealthy element which are his emblems, Pete Hamill weaves a narrative of honor, relatives, and one man's uncomplicated braveness that no reader will quickly forget.

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Wicked (Pretty Little Liars, Book 5)

By Sara Shepard

In idyllic Rosewood, Pennsylvania, 4 very beautiful women simply can not help yet be undesirable. . . .

Hanna will do anything to be Rosewood's queen bee. Spencer's digging up her family's secrets and techniques. Emily cannot cease puzzling over her new boyfriend. And Aria approves a bit too strongly of her mom's flavor in males.

Now that Ali's killer is eventually in the back of bars, the ladies imagine they're secure. yet those that overlook the prior are condemned to copy it. they usually may still be aware of by way of now that i am always gazing. . . .

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John Doe (A Rizzoli and Isles short story) (Rizzoli & Isles)

By Tess Gerritsen

It must have been an evening to recollect, yet Maura Isles can’t remember a thing.

Maura is at a celebration. A good-looking guy ways. He’s captivating and complicated. She flirts and beverages champagne. after which not anything. overall blackness. not anything, that's, except those proof: a guy is lifeless and her handle is located in his pocket . . .

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The Pillars of the Earth

By Ken Follett

From number 1 New York Times bestselling writer Ken Follett comes this spellbinding epic set in twelfth-century England. The Pillars of the Earth tells the tale of the lives entwined within the development of the best Gothic cathedral the area has ever known-and a fight among stable and evil that might flip church opposed to kingdom, and brother opposed to brother.

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A Distant Shore

By Caryl Phillips

Dorothy is a retired schoolteacher who has lately moved to a housing property in a small village. Solomon is a night-watchman, an immigrant from an unnamed state in Africa. every one is determined for romance. And but every one harbors secrets and techniques that can make achieving it impossible.
With breathtaking coverage and compassion, Caryl Phillips retraces the trails that lead Dorothy and Solomon to their assembly aspect: her failed marriage and ruinous obsession with a more youthful guy, the horrors he witnessed as a soldier in his disintegrating fatherland, and the cruelty he encounters as a stranger in his new one. Intimate and panoramic, measured and shattering, A far-off Shore charts the oceanic expanses that separate humans from their houses, their hearts, and their selves.

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Rome's Fallen Eagle (VESPASIAN)

By Robert Fabbri

Vespasian's fourth adventure—can he break out his personal Emperor's wrath?

Caligula has been assassinated and the Praetorian protect have proclaimed Claudius Emperor—but his place is precarious. His 3 freedmen, Narcissus, Pallas, and Callistus, needs to give you the chance to fabricate a brief victory for Claudius—but how? Pallas has the reply: retrieve the Eagle of the 17th, misplaced in Germania approximately forty years prior to. Who yet Vespasian could lead on a deadly challenge into the gloomy forests of Germania? observed by way of a small band of cavalry, Vespasian and his brother attempt to choose up the path of the Eagle, yet they're tailed by means of hunters who choose off males each one evening and depart the corpses of their direction. a person is set to sabotage Vespasian's project. looking for the Eagle and the reality, pursued by means of barbarians, Vespasian will conflict his option to the shorelines of Britannia.

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Fool's War

By Sarah Zettel

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eISBN-13: 978-1-4804-2219-3

Katmer Al Shei has performed good with the starship Pasadena, slicing corners the place essential to hold her team paid and her trips ecocnomic. yet there are issues she's going to by no means skimp on: her crew—and her idiot. For a protracted house trip, a qualified Fool’s Guild clown is vital, to amuse, excite, and differently distract the staff from the drudgeries of interstellar flight. Her most recent idiot, Evelyn Dobbs, is a skilled jester. yet does she have sufficient wit to save lots of mankind?

In the pcs of the Pasadena, anything is rising. The hugely subtle software program that makes interstellar go back and forth useful is taking part in host to a brand new type of synthetic intelligence, one with its personal brain, its personal wishes, and its personal determined fears. Combatting this terrifying new hazard turns into the fool’s mystery struggle. Evelyn Dobbs’s own conflict may perhaps simply price Katmer Al Shei every little thing, and everybody, she holds expensive. but when they fail, humanity itself is misplaced for reliable.

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State of Wonder: A Novel

By Ann Patchett

"Expect miracles for those who learn Ann Patchett's fiction."—New York occasions e-book Review

Award-winning, New York Times bestselling writer Ann Patchett returns with a provocative and warranted novel of morality and miracles, technological know-how and sacrifice set within the Amazon rainforest. Infusing the narrative with a similar ingenuity and emotional urgency that pervaded her acclaimed past novels Bel Canto, Taft, Run, The Magician's Assistant, and The client Saint of Liars, Patchett promises an enthrallingly cutting edge story of aspiration, exploration, and attachment in State of Wonder—a gripping experience tale and a profound examine the tricky offerings we make within the identify of discovery and love.

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