Bound: A Novel by Antonya Nelson

By Antonya Nelson

Antonya Nelson is understood for her razor-sharp depictions of latest relations lifestyles in all of its occasionally unhappy, occasionally hilarious complexity. Her most recent novel has roots in her personal formative years in Wichita, locally stalked by means of the serial killer referred to as BTK (Bind, Torture, and Kill). a narrative of wayward love and misplaced reminiscence, of private and non-private lives twisting uncontrolled, sure is Nelson's so much finished and emotionally riveting work.Catherine and Oliver, younger spouse and older entrepreneurial husband, are negotiating their distinction in age and a plethora of well-concealed secrets and techniques. Oliver, now in his sixties, is a serial adulterer and has simply fallen giddily in love all over again. Catherine, possible placid and content material, has ghosts of a prior she scarcely recollects. while Catherine's long-forgotten highschool buddy dies and leaves Catherine the father or mother of her teenage daughter, that prior comes speeding again. As Oliver manages his new love, and Catherine her new cost and darker earlier, neighborhood information studies happen the amount on a serial killer who has reappeared after years of quiet.In a time of hauntings and new revelations, Nelson's characters grapple with their private and non-private responsibilities, continuously picking out among the suppression or indulgence of untamed wants. Which manner they flip, and what stability they locate, may well basically be made up our minds by means of those that love them such a lot.

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Comment je suis devenue irrésistible by Mindy Klasky

By Mindy Klasky

Série « Coup de foudre et sortilèges », tome 1

Regardons les choses en face, je suis très très loin d’être une séductrice ! Depuis que mon fi ancé m’a plaquée pour une avocate londonienne ultra-sexy, ma vie sentimentale est même carrément au element mort. Et ce n’est certainement pas mon boulot de bibliothécaire sous-payé qui va me permettre de faire des étincelles ! Alors vous imaginez ma shock quand, du jour au lendemain, l’un de mes collègues s’est mis à me couvrir de fleurs. Et ce n’est pas tout : dans l. a. rue, les hommes se retournent sur mon passage et un quasi-inconnu a même été jusqu’à m’embrasser fougueusement sur le pas de ma porte ! Mais c’est seulement lorsque Jason Templeton, l’homme le plus beau et le plus clever du monde — et sur lequel je fantasme depuis un an sans le moindre espoir — m’a invitée à dîner que j’ai vraiment commencé à me poser des questions. Et si… Et si j’étais tout simplement devenue irrésistible ?

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Comment je suis devenue irrésistible ! est le most suitable roman de Mindy Klasky pour pink gown Ink… Ce qui ne l’a pas empêché d’être l’un des plus gros succès de los angeles assortment ! Elle nous y raconte, avec expertise et humour, les tribulations (amoureuses) de Jane Madison, une héroïne comme on les aime : attachante, drôle et pleine de ressources !

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Diary of a Married Call Girl by Tracy Quan

By Tracy Quan

During this irreverent tackle infidelity and glossy marriage, newlywed topflight prostitute Nancy Chan unearths herself suffering to regulate to the realities of household bliss. She’s honing her decent photograph because the spouse of funding banker Matt, cooking trendy food and taking his shirts to the cleaners. yet now that she and Matt proportion a house, it’s getting tougher to maintain her occupation as an particular name woman a mystery. Nancy fears what could take place if Matt unearths out, yet she can’t relatively deliver herself to renounce her monetary independence. And now Matt desires to commence a relatives. Motherhood may perhaps jeopardize her business—and what's going to it do to her body?

Will Nancy need to quit her occupation to save lots of her marriage?

If you’ve ever had a naughty mystery or struggled with competing wants, this humorous, insightful romp will ring a bell.

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Auntie Mayhem by Mary Daheim

By Mary Daheim

Even though lurching via London is ever so jolly, hostess on-holiday Judith McMonigle Flynn and her cantankerous cousin Renie are looking ahead to an unharried weekend at a true English state manor. They locate the property taxing, although, what with touring relatives crowding each corner and cranny of Ravenscroft condo, whereas its awesomely elderly mistress, Aunt Petulia, holds court—until a field of poisoned candies accelerates the dour dowager's dying. quickly Judith and Renie are as much as their American necks in a muck of homicide so much British—as they got down to unearth a deadly relatives secret...and unmask the wrongdoer who was once anti-Auntie adequate to do the previous woman in.

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Love in Mid Air by Kim Wright

By Kim Wright

An opportunity come upon with a stranger on an aircraft sends Elyse Bearden into an emotional tailspin. without notice Elyse is prepared to hazard every thing: her secure yet stale marriage, her doubtless excellent lifestyles in an prosperous Southern suburb, and her place locally. She reveals herself slicing via the entire instincts that say "no" and as a substitute shall we "yes" take place. As Elyse embarks on a dicy affair, her longtime buddy Kelly and the opposite girls of their ebook membership start to query their very own judgements approximately love, intercourse, marriage, and freedom. There are effects for Elyse, her kin, and her circle of shut associates, all of whom have an funding in her existence carrying on with as common. yet is general what she particularly desires in the end? finally it is going to take a rare bounce of religion for Elyse to find--and follow--her personal route to happiness. An clever, attractive, soaking up story and a decent examine modern day marriage, Love in Mid Air bargains the adventure of what it really is prefer to swap the process one's personal future while discovering oneself stuck in mid air.

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Loco Motive: A Bed-and-Breakfast Mystery (Bed-and-Breakfast by Mary Daheim

By Mary Daheim

From united states at the present time bestselling writer Mary Daheim comes her most up-to-date Bed-and-Breakfast publication that includes innkeeper Judith McMonigle Flynn and her irrepressible cousin Renie in a secret that takes them at the fallacious part of the tracks. . . . Loco intent it really is autumn at Hillside Manor B&B, and with the altering leaves come a few unforeseen site visitors. there is Judith's son and daughter-in-law, with their little ones in tow, a pair with an very unlikely (and unbelievable?) final identify who appear from nowhere, and a couple of giggly younger women who do not appear to comprehend the place they are going. As Halloween attracts nigh, Judith can slightly take care of her gala of visitors, yet at the least the worst visitor from the 1st a part of the week exams out—almost completely. Wee Willie Weevil, notorious daredevil and martial-arts motion picture icon, insisted on acting his risky stunts from Judith's roof and left the B&B through an ambulance. Hoping to flee the family mayhem, Judith is of the same opinion to accompany Renie on a cross-country educate journey to Boston with firstclass lodgings at the Empire Builder. Judith's bubble bursts while she discovers that Wee Willie and his entourage are fellow tourists. even supposing constrained to a wheelchair, the diminutive stunt guy turns out in a position to derailing the cousins' holiday. Cousin Renie does her top to ease Judith's brain till the educate collides with a truckload of sugar beets. compelled to attend for a brand new engine in a small Montana city in the midst of nowhere, the passengers can do not anything yet watch and wait. Even earlier than the teach can come again on course, the cousins become aware of that their sleeper attendant has long gone lacking. Worse but, one other passenger's ultimate vacation spot is the closest morgue. Judith and Renie need to circulation complete pace forward in the event that they are looking to blow the whistle at the killer ahead of demise moves back. Can the teach proceed its trip? Will the cousins ever get to Boston? remain aboard!

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Deadly Collection: A Molly Doyle Mystery by Elaine Flinn

By Elaine Flinn

Carmel, California, antiques broker Molly Doyle has an unerring eye for the infrequent and necessary - that is why she's been employed to evaluate and promote the contents of the house of the past due mom and dad of unbearable neighborhood heiress Frances O'Brien. the well known Hollywood set designers had filled their abode with all demeanour of important antiquities and valueless junk. however the very last thing Molly expects to discover is a mummified corpse.

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The Passions of Chelsea Kane by Barbara Delinsky, Johanna Parker, Simon & Schuster Audio

By Barbara Delinsky, Johanna Parker, Simon & Schuster Audio

A strong tale of a woman's look for her earlier.

After the loss of life of her adoptive mom, Chelsea Kane is a lady fed on via a necessity to find her common history. She arrives within the New Hampshire city the place she was once born, aching for solutions. it really is whereas she is seeking them that she unearths anything really unforeseen: a love she concept she might by no means comprehend.

As Chelsea will get in the direction of the reality, she realizes that somebody is set to prevent her, first by means of scaring her, then through attempting to damage her. the chance escalates till one terrifying evening while all secrets and techniques are laid naked and Chelsea ultimately confronts her mysterious past.

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