|The Gendarme||Mark T. Mustian||
THE GENDARME has its beginnings in World War I, when the Turks are sending the Armenians out of the country. It is a book of several powerful themes including how the human spirit fights to survive in the face of hopelessness, how love can transcend nationalities and how racism creates divisions where none really exist...
|A Good Hard Look||Ann Napolitano||
A GOOD HARD LOOK honors the spirit of Flannery O'Connor in this fictive account of pieces of the great writer's life.
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|The Fountain of St. James Court: Or, Portrait of the Artist as an Old Woman||Sena Jeter Naslund||
THE FOUNTAIN OF ST. JAMES COURT: OR, PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS AN OLD WOMAN is a writer's reflections as she ages. There is also a story within the story as thoughts of the painter, Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun crash through the author's mind as she finishes the book she is writing on the artist's life.
|The Knife||Jo Nesbo||
THE KNIFE features the return of Harry Hole, Nesbo's enduring rogue investigator, as he attempts to make a fresh start in the Oslo police department. Things take a turn, however, when an unrepentant serial murderer and rapist he helped put behind bars is released and, after a hard night of drinking, Harry wakes up...
|Blood on Snow||Jo Nesbo||
BLOOD ON SNOW finds Harry Hole confronting one of Oslo's most powerful crime bosses.
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MACBETH is this genius crime writer's take on the classic play Macbeth by Shakespeare. Set in a dark and dingy factory town in the 1970s, Nesbo adds a noir-ish flair to the original tale of murder and manipulation.
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|What Is Left the Daughter||Howard Norman||
WHAT IS LEFT THE DAUGHTER finds a teenager living with his aunt and uncle after the sudden deaths of his parents. He comes into contact with a young German when U-boat rumors are running rampant.
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|Heroes Proved||Oliver North||
HEROES PROVED is a story of terrorism set in 2032 that could only have been written by someone who understands the threats faced every day. The city of Houston is the target of suicide bombers.
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|Crossing the Horizon||Laurie Notaro||
CROSSING THE HORIZON is fact based fiction that tells the story of three women who fought to be the first female to cross the Atlantic after Charles Lindbergh's famous flight. The true-life characters of the day make for a marvelous read.
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|The Things They Carried||Tim O'Brien||
THE THINGS THEY CARRIED was named by The New York Times to their Book of the Century list. Many critics consider this the best book ever written on the Vietnam War. It is about more than war; it is about the human heart, emotional baggage, loyalty, love, death and life. It is a marvel of storytelling....