Don’t Let Me Go
Catherine Ryan Hyde
5 star literary fiction
Former Broadway dancer and current agoraphobic Billy Shine has not set foot outside his apartment in almost a decade. He has glimpsed his neighbors—beautiful manicurist Rayleen, lonely old Ms. Hinman, bigoted and angry Mr. Lafferty, kind-hearted Felipe, and 9-year-old Grace and her former addict mother Eileen. But most of them have never seen Billy. Not until Grace begins to sit outside on the building’s front stoop for hours every day, inches from Billy’s patio.
4 star romantic suspense
Diablo Springs–Once a boomtown of gamblers, outlaws and miners. Now a place where shifting sands whisper only of torment and loss. A place where shadows lure the unsuspecting into its abyss. It’s where Gracie Beck was raised, but she never called it home. When she left that place, she never looked back…
BILLIE SUE MOSIMAN
4+ star suspense
Someone is a copycat, pinning crimes on her, stalking her, teasing her with his devious plan. She can’t make him stop. There may be no way out of the trap she’s created out of loss, out of desperation. There’s another problem–she’s falling in love with the detective who is in charge of tracking her down. Life is a complex series of paradoxes, a spiral of fear and murder where nothing is as it seems.
A Month of Tomorrows
5 star contemporary fiction
When Pete Swift is asked to write the life and times of Samuel Gable, he has no idea the depth of the river he has been asked to swim, nor where the currents are about to take him. Without regard, he pushes all else aside, including his family, as he is overcome by the waters of the past; waters which he sees as an undertow but in reality is a whirlpool that ends up shooting him up and out to a new life and fresh start.
4+ star contemporary fantasy
When Mason’s world violently collides with Shayla’s, his past threatens to destroy her future. To set things right Mason must come to terms with and atone for what he had done while Shayla must find an inner strength she never knew existed within her. And the only thing either of them can rely on is each other.
Back to War (The Corps Justice Series)
C. G. Cooper
4 star action/adventure
In a bloody gang initiation gone wrong, Former Marine Staff Sergeant Cal Stokes simultaneously loses his fiancé and is thrust into America’s unforgiving criminal underbelly. Never one to back down, the Navy Cross winner is forced to use the skills honed in the Marines along with the assets of his deceased father’s company, Stokes Security International (S.S.I.), to track down his enemy and penetrate the ruthless world of criminal violence. He must seek his own brand of justice…
Marian D. Schwartz
4+ star contemporary fiction
A year after her husband’s suicide, Jenny Weaver impulsively moves from a suburb in the Northeast to California. Her young children adjust to the move, but she does not. She has made only one friend, and she isn’t sure of how to handle the children’s problems. Matthew developed a stutter after his father’s suicide that seems to be getting worse, and Catherine is a perfectionist. In a moment of deep frustration and loneliness, she begins writing to her dead husband, Richard, establishing an intimate connection in which she tells him about her daily life–a bullying boss who harasses her at work, the difficulties of single parenting and, after some hesitation, a new romance.
5 star suspense
Found adrift in a storm-tossed boat on the Columbia River, four-year-old Cay believes the lighthouse shadows have forever hidden the reason she was abandoned, and her mother’s fate. Now, as an adult, she is drowning in the dark and frigid currents of losing her husband, her home, and being suspected of murder.
The secrets of her past, and how they tie to her present, remain hidden—until an innocent encounter makes her the target of a twisted mind. To survive, Cay must cut open memories, face her fears, and follow a trail of raw bones into the killer’s lair.
Spirited Away – A Novel of the Stolen Irish
5 star historical fiction
It’s May 1653. When young Frederica (Freddy) O’Brennan and her sister Aileen trust a stranger on an empty beach in western Ireland, they inadvertently place themselves in the crosshairs of Cromwell’s notorious Reign of Terror.
When Empires Fall (A Vasser Legacy Novel)
5 star romantic suspense
In America, kings are not born, they are made. Men with ambition build their own empires and it is their heirs who carry the torch of tradition, generation by generation. The Vasser Hotel Empire rose out of the ashes of an Industrial era, cementing itself in the very heart of America’s greatest city, New York. Through the drive and courage of one man, a legacy was born that would last more than a hundred years.
That is, until word got out that one of their own was murdered.
Malevolence – Legacy Series Book Two (The Legacy Series)
5 star YA paranormal romantic suspense
Abel Casey is learning to juggle his life as a werewolf with his life as a human. His girlfriend Chrissy wants to take their relationship to the next step, but will Abel agree the timing is right?
Looks Unimportant…Sense of Humour Essential
New release romantic comedy
Lucy Davenport’s career as a lawyer is starting to take off. If only her love life would do the same. How can she get a date to her cousin’s wedding when all the men she knows are either snapped up, in jail, or over sixty – some of them all three? Lucy thinks she has the answer: internet dating.