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The Secret Kings
The Secret Kings Sented by Musa

Campbell Award finalist Brian Niemeier’s highly acclaimed Soul Cycle speeds toward its climax in the thrilling sequel to Dragon Award winner Souldancer, The Secret Kings.

Karoo
Karoo Sented by Paul

Saul Karoo is a memorable creation. He is a successful Hollywood script doctor, a fixer of flawed films. He is fifty, overweight, a heavy drinker and chain smoker. He is at an age when things break down, but he has no health insurance. His separation from his wife, Dinah, has become another form of marriage. His relationship with his son, Billy, a college student, is one of pure avoidance. He cannot free himself from the grip of the powerful producer Jay Cromwell, who wants him to recut the last great film of the legendary director Arthur Houseman and make it more commercial. After seeing the film, Karoo considers refusing the job. But he soon becomes obsessed with Leila Miller, an unknown actress whom he has spotted in a small scene. In fact Karoo becomes convinced that she is the mother of his adopted son, Billy, and he becomes determined to track her down.

The Card: A Story of Adventure in the Five Towns

Enoch Arnold Bennett was a British novelist.His most famous works are the Clayhanger trilogy, The Card and The Old Wives' Tale. These books draw on his experience of life in the Potteries, as did most of his best work. The Card is a short comedic novel written by Arnold Bennett in 1911. It was later made into a 1952 movie starring Alec Guinness and Petula Clark. It chronicles the rise of Edward Henry ("Denry") Machin from washerwoman's son to Mayor of Bursley (a fictitious town based on Burslem).

Sexual Ideology in the Works of Alan Moore

Alan Moore, the idiosyncratic, controversial and often shocking writer of such works as Watchmen, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, and V for Vendetta, remains a benchmark for readers of comics and graphic novels. This collection investigates the political, social, cultural, and sexual ideologies that emerge from his seminal work, Lost Girls, and demonstrates how these ideologies relate to his larger body of work. Framed by Moore's insistence upon deconstructing the myth of the superhero, each essay attends to the form and content of Moore's comics under the rubric of his pervasive metaphor of the "politics of sexuality/the sexing of politics."

The Grip of It
The Grip of It Sented by Shon

Jac Jemc's The Grip of It is a chilling literary horror novel about a young couple haunted by their newly purchased home

The Amber Shadows
The Amber Shadows Sented by Shon

During the dangerous days of World War II, Honey Deschamps is spending her days transcribing decrypted messages at Bletchley Park, when she starts to receive bizarrely coded packages. When everyone is keeping secrets, who can you trust?

The Driver
The Driver Sented by Luis

From the creator of the TV show Bones comes a "riveting, smart and funny" (Harlan Coben) debut thriller.

Kill the Father
Kill the Father Sented by Paul

In this fascinatingly complex thriller, two people, each shattered by their past, team to solve a series of killings and abductions-a ruthlessly planned escalation that turns out to be merely the visible surface of something far more sinister.

The New Annotated Frankenstein

Two centuries after its original publication, Mary Shelley's classic tale of gothic horror comes to vivid life in "what may very well be the best presentation of the novel" to date (Guillermo del Toro).

No Exit
No Exit Sented by Shon

A KIDNAPPED LITTLE GIRL LOCKED IN A STRANGER'S VAN. NO HELP FOR MILES. WHAT WOULD YOU DO?

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

In this thrilling adventure tale by the 'Father of Science Fiction', three men embark on an epic journey under the sea with the mysterious Captain Nemo aboard his submarine the Nautilus. Over the course of their fantastical voyage, they encounter the lost city of Atlantis, the South Pole and the corals of the Red Sea, and must battle countless adversaries both human and monstrous. Verne's triumphant work of the imagination shows the limitless possibilities of science and the dark depths of the human mind.

Truly Dead
Truly Dead Sented by Paul

When a demolition crew uncovers several bodies inside the walls of a house where serial killer Frank J. Remy once lived, the discovery sends shock waves through the Savannah Police Department. All of the bodies were hidden before Remy's imprisonment and subsequent death thirty-six years earlier-except for one belonging to a missing child.

The Finger Collector: Blood Money

The Finger Collector, a Jack Gunn Asian Mystery Thriller. Jack accepts a position as Director of Security for Kamata Enterprises, which is related to the Japanese Mafia, the Yakuza. His primary mission is to be the bodyguard for Kamata and his stepdaughter, Midori. Midori, a beautiful young woman, falls in love with Jack, complicating the situation. She has ambitions to take over her Fathers famous Inagawa Mafia Clan, using Jack to achieve her goals. Jack discovers the Kamata family has more than one hidden secret that could endanger his life.

Night Rises
Night Rises Sented by Musa

Night Sanchez is a player in the unfolding end of the world, balanced on a knife's edge. Something she never wanted to be. The former magical assassin won't run and refuses to hide. Night will do whatever it takes to save the people she loves-especially her daughter Faith, who carries a sleeping god known only as the Awakened, a ticking time bomb inside of her. Night crafted a truce with the Watchers-descendants of the fallen angels-and killed assassins sent by the lethal magicians that trained her, before they could kill her first. But the truce with the Watchers won't hold forever, and the Angel of Death strains at the chains that bind him. Can Night save Faith from the Awakened? Can she prevent the Angel of Death from taking over her will? Can she stop Death from moving the world closer to its doom?

Textrovert
Textrovert Sented by Musa

Summer is nearly over and Keeley is about to start her senior year when disaster strikes: she picks up the wrong cell phone by mistake.

The Man of Legends
The Man of Legends Sented by Musa

New York City, New Year's weekend, 2001. Jillian Guthrie, a troubled young journalist, stumbles onto a tantalizing mystery: the same man, unaged, stands alongside Ulysses S. Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, and Gandhi in three different photographs spanning eighty-five years of history.

One Way Ticket
One Way Ticket Sented by Musa

Somebody tried to kill me. Travel writer Lee Smith experiences a bumpy landing when she returns to Canada from a Caribbean cruise. A text from her best friend, billionaire Jack Hughes, pops up on her phone before her plane has even stopped at the gate in Toronto - Somebody tried to kill me. Just over three hours (and one speeding ticket) later, she's standing beside Jack's hospital bed near her home in the beautiful Muskoka area of Ontario. Jack wasn't kidding; someone tried to run him over. Even worse, it happened at Berkshire, the prestigious school where they first met. Twenty years earlier, Berkshire's iron gates and thick walls may have kept Lee safe from the media frenzy over her father's sensational trial, but they also locked her into her own kind of prison. Despite the elaborate story she made up to hide her identity, her classmates found out who she really was and bullied her mercilessly. The emotional scars left behind still haven't healed. Berkshire's walls haven't kept a current student safe, either. A seventeen year old girl has tumbled out of the Berkshire tower to her death - did she jump? Was she pushed? Lee would rather travel to any other place on the planet than return to Berkshire but Jack needs her help. And maybe the time has come to face her old demons? Braving Berkshire, Lee finds sex tapes, a blackmail scheme, and a murderer who's only just getting started - and it looks like Lee could be next on the list... One Way Ticket is a suspense-filled tale, exposing all the sins that make us human. A must read for anyone who survived their school years, scars and all.

Rogue Mission
Rogue Mission Sented by Shon

CIA agent Jordan Sandor is on a mission that blends non-stop suspense, intrigue and danger. CIA agent Jordan Sandor's mission is more complex and has more at stake than any he has faced before. From Bermuda to the United Kingdom, from France to the deserts of Iraq, Jordan must face down villains both known and unknown, recognized and hidden, as he struggles to prevent the deaths of tens of thousands of innocent people.

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