By Elizabeth Berg
"Until that second, I hadn't learned how a lot i would been desiring to satisfy anyone i'd be capable of say every little thing to."
They met at a party. It used to be hate at the start sight. Ruth was once some distance too attractive, too flamboyant. Not in any respect Ann's form of person. Until an opportunity come upon within the toilet resulted in an alliance of souls. Soon they have been sharing hankies in the course of the overdue exhibiting of "Sophie's Choice," gobbling down sundaes sodden with whipped cream, telling truths of marriage, mortality, and love, safe in one of those intimacy no guy may possibly ever know. Only top pals comprehend devil's meals cake for breakfast while not anything else will do. After years of shared secrets and techniques, to blame pleasures, relations existence and divorce, they face a trouble that redefines the which means of friendship and unconditional love.
From the Paperback edition.
By Mats Ahlstedt
En liten flicka på Marstrand försvinner och länskriminalen i Göteborg sätter in alla resurser för att söka efter henne. Spaningarna leds av Fatima Wallinder, en ung kriminalinspektör med rötterna i Somalia. Hon har inte bara kollegornas fördomar att kämpa emot. När flickan hittas mördad ställs hon inför sitt mest komplicerade fall hittills.
Samtidigt återvänder den världsberömda violinisten Beatrice Larsdotter until sitt hem i Göteborg för att vila ut efter en krävande utlandsturné. males det blir inte som hon har tänkt sig. Någon förföljer henne. Långsamt förvandlas hennes liv until eventually en mardröm.
Polisen utreder nu parallellt två fall av grov brottslighet, vilka visar sig ha lika oväntade som dramatiska beröringspunkter.
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By Jean Harfenist
Lillian Anderson is a strong-minded, backwoods-Minnesota woman, well-versed within the fundamentals of survival. she will be able to locate air to respire less than a capsized boat, force in a snowfall, or catch a wild duck. As a part of a wide suffering family members, she tiptoes round her explosive father whose top days constantly come correct after he’s poached anything and her neurotically positive mom whose bursts of energy carry additional chaos. Lillian barrels via early life without illusions approximately her destiny, honing her clerical abilities whereas operating the nightshift as a salad woman within the airport kitchen. simply as she’s on her ft and relocating out, their home is actually sinking into the marsh. Stunningly sincere, this tale explores the fierce love that binds relations jointly.
By Kay Hooper
She appeared like a ragged, storm-drenched urchin, yet from the instant Serena Smyth seemed on his Seattle doorstep, Richard Patrick Merlin famous the spark in the back of her eco-friendly eyes. Serena had crossed a rustic to discover him, guided via her decision to turn into a grasp wizard. She knew he will be her teacher—but she by no means anticipated the charismatic, seductive energy that was once Merlin's. Nor had she dreamed of the hearth he ignited in her physique and soul, a flame that burned even warmer than the strong expertise she possessed yet didn't but comprehend. Their love forbidden via an historic legislation, Serena and Richard will take a determined gamble and go back and forth to a long-lost global to alter the historical past that threatens to split them. yet they threat being torn aside eternally, destroyed by way of a cursed land...and their very own fierce wants.
By Gary Paulsen
Samuel, thirteen, spends his days within the woodland, looking for foodstuff for his kinfolk. He has grown up at the frontier of a British colony, the US. faraway from any city, or information of the struggle opposed to the King that American patriots have all started close to Boston.
But the struggle involves them. British infantrymen and Iroquois assault. Samuel’s mom and dad are taken away, prisoners. Samuel follows, hiding, relocating silently, decided to discover the way to rescue them. every day he confronts the enemy, and the tragedy and horror of this struggle. yet he additionally discovers allies, women and men operating secretly for the patriot reason. And he learns that he needs to cross deep into enemy territory to discover his mom and dad: the entire option to the British headquarters, long island City.
From the Hardcover edition.
By E. C. Tubb
In line with the preferred and vintage technological know-how fiction tv sequence area: 1999. house: 1999 Alien Seed is an unique tale novel written by means of famous and acclaimed British writer E.C. Tubb.
Space: 1999, created through Gerry Anderson, used to be first broadcast world wide on tv in 1975 and continues to be in syndication at the present time. The sequence the exploits of a bunch of fellows and girls from Moonbase Alpha, in accordance with the Earth's moon, that is hurled in the course of the some distance reaches of outer house following the results of a nuclear explosion. The forty eight episode sequence featured Martin Landau, Barbara Bain and Barry Morse, and groundbreaking lighting tricks.
Space: 1999 Alien Seed is a fast moving, experience novel that's guaranteed to please fans of the tv sequence, enthusiasts of E.C. Tubb's paintings, and technology fiction readers commonly.
By Gene Wolfe
The lengthy awaited sequel to Gene Wolfe's four-volume vintage, The e-book of the recent sunlight. We go back to the area of Severian, now the Autarch of Urth, as he leaves the planet on one of many large spaceships of the alien Hierodules to commute throughout time and area to stand his maximum attempt, to develop into the mythical New sunlight or die. The unusual, wealthy, unique spaceship scenes crumple to travels in time, in which Severian revisits occasions and locations which fill in elements of the historical past of the four-volume paintings, that would thrill and intrigue rather all readers of the sooner books. however the Urth of the recent solar is an self sustaining constitution all of a section, an vital masterpiece to shelve beside the classics, one itself.
By Warren Murphy, Richard Sapir
The small island nation of Baqia turns into an important overseas participant while a neighborhood health care professional unintentionally develops a brand new weapon with terrifying implications. The weapon, which reduces grown males to smoldering piles of goo, has the entire significant superpowers playing at the destiny of the small state. in the meantime, the mad dictator up to the mark is taking part in his personal online game and intends to muscle out the neighborhood faith for keep an eye on over the folk. Remo has to roll the not easy six and choose a facet to avoid a world meltdown, yet will his quantity come up?
Remo Williams is The Destroyer, a doubtless unremarkable beat cop recruited—through hugely unorthodox methods—by a mystery govt law-enforcement association. educated to turn into the main lethal murderer, Remo is America's final defensive line opposed to mad scientists, geared up crime, historical undead gods, and anything that threatens the structure. An action-adventure sequence leavened with social and political satire, the Destroyer novels were exciting readers around the globe for many years.
By Christine Feehan
Deadly secret agent Stefan Prakenskii is familiar with 1000 how one can kills a guy - and two times as many ways to excitement a lady. That's why he's watching for his new undertaking.
He needs to visit the coastal city of Sea Haven and insinuate himself into the lifetime of an elusive good looks who has mysterious ties to his earlier and a hyperlink to a dangerously seductive and both elusive grasp felony who wishes just one factor: to own her.
Judith Henderson is an artist at the upward push: an airy and haunted lady whose personal picture-perfect attractiveness stirs the souls of 2 males who've made her their obsession. For years she has been watching for somebody to return and free up the fervour and fireplace inside of her - looking forward to the fitting guy to give up it to. yet just one guy can continue to exist her secrets and techniques - and the shadow she has solid over either their lives.
By Michelle Huneven
Jamesland, the buoyant moment novel by means of Michelle Huneven, severely acclaimed writer of Round Rock, is a witty, refined, and deeply humane comedy of not going redemption.
When thirty-three-year-old Alice Black discovers a deer in her eating room after struggling with together with her boyfriend, she wonders if she’s going loopy. Pete Ross, forty-six, knows he’s loopy. He’s wrecked his marriage, slashed his wrists, and performed time in a psychiatric establishment, and now he is being cared for by means of his mom, who’s a nun. Forty-five-year-old Helen Harland, a lively Unitarian Universalist minister, is being driven loopy by way of her opposed church management. residing in Los Feliz, California, the 3 meet at Helen’s Wednesday midweek companies. even though initially incompatible, the sheer strength of Helen’s idiosyncratic ministering (her “variety convey of spiritual experience”)–paired with Alice’s illustrious ancestor William James–proves to be a catalyst for friendship and one of those transcendence. beneficiant and compassionate, Michelle Huneven gives you a cheerful new novel approximately love, religion, and some wayward souls looking forward to existence to begin.