|Shadow of the Lions||Christopher Swann||
SHADOW OF THE LIONS will remind readers of the terrific literary thriller of two decades ago by Donna Tartt, Secret History. This powerful debut is also set at an elite private school and features a student mysteriously going missing. The twists and turns of the plot give the feel of a seasoned writer rather...
|Only Love Can Break Your Heart||Ed Tarkington||
ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART finds an eight-year-old betrayed by the older sibling he adores. The story becomes suspenseful when the youngster becomes a teenager himself and is consumed in an affair with the girl next door - although she is much his senior. A double murder creates even more...
|The Goldfinch - Signed First Edition||Donna Tartt||
THE GOLDFINCH follows the struggling life of a young boy who survives an accident that kills his mother, and then is abandoned by his father and adopted by a wealthy Park Avenue family. In adulthood, he is captivated by a painting that reminds him of his mother, but also draws him into the criminal underworld. ...
|The Goldfinch||Donna Tartt||
THE GOLDFINCH follows the struggling life of a young boy who survives an accident that kills his mother, and then abandoned by his father and adopted by a wealthy Park Avenue family. In adulthood, he is captivated by a painting that reminds him of his mother, but also draws him into the criminal underworld.
|Twice a Spy||Keith Thomson||
TWICE A SPY follows a former CIA agent who is losing his marbles and wangles his son into the operation to lend a hand. Clever stuff by an author who has obviously thoroughly researched the CIA.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by Keith Thomson at the store. It is a...
|Angels at the Gate||T.K. Thorne||
ANGELS AT THE GATE finds a young girl in ancient days, masquerading as a boy to avoid the restrictions placed on her gender. As she grows into womanhood and the feelings that ensue, she abandons all that she has known to follow her new world. Based on meticulous research of early history.
|Nora Webster||Colm Tóibín||
NORA WEBSTER follows events in the life of a young Irish widow raising four children as she reaches the depths of despair and finds solace. Colm Tóibín has again created one of his signature unforgettable characters.
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|All the Stars in the Heavens||Adriana Trigiani||
ALL THE STARS IN THE HEAVENS is a breathtaking saga based on the true story of the romance between Clark Gable and Loretta Young. Set in the Hollywood of the 1930s, the book is chock full of larger-than-life characters like Spencer Tracy, David Niven and many more.
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|Kiss Carlo||Adriana Trigiani||
KISS CARLO is the entwined story of a successful Italian family in post-World-War-Two Philadelphia suddenly having to deal with one of it's members more interested in Shakespeare than the business of their kin. The plot takes those involved to a dreamy mountaintop village in Italy and back to Philly, by way of New York...
|One Last Thing Before I Go||Jonathan Tropper||
ONE LAST THING BEFORE I GO is the story of a man whose ex-wife is getting married, his teenage daughter is pregnant and he is faced with life-saving surgery - and trust us, it hilarious!
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by Jonathan Tropper at his office. It is a new...