Ape House: A Novel (Random House Reader's Circle)

By Sara Gruen

The wildly wonderful new novel from the bestselling writer of Water for Elephants. 

Isabel Duncan, a scientist on the nice Ape Language Lab, does not comprehend humans, yet apes she gets—especially the bonobos Sam, Bonzi, Lola, Mbongo, Jelani, and Makena, who're able to cause and verbal exchange via American signal Language. Isabel feels more well-off of their global than she's ever felt between humans—until she meets John Thigpen, a truly married reporter writing a human curiosity function. but if an explosion rocks the lab, John's piece becomes the tale of a lifetime—and Isabel needs to connect to her personal style to avoid wasting her family members of apes from a brand new type of human exploitation.

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The Night of the Rambler

By Montague Kobbé

Longlisted for the 2015 literary Grand Prix of the organization des Ecrivans de los angeles Caraibe
   
First Runner-Up point out for most sensible Creole- or English-language Caribbean book, 2014 Premio Casa de las Américas
     
"Colorful detours into local lore, akin to a wealthy Dutchman's fabled courtship of a neighborhood attractiveness, strike grace notes that echo Marquez...readers...will be rewarded with the little-known story of ways the underdog kingdom demanded its personal position within the twentieth century."
--Publishers Weekly

Best ebook of 2013 choice, The Airship/Black Balloon Publishing

"This is a e-book approximately revolution and the underdog, a couple of small, remoted island combating for popularity, chance and justice; it's a compelling story a couple of curious historic episode, but in addition an essential examine priorities, standpoint and the appropriate to stay in dignity, concerns that, very like Anguilla's uprising of 1967, are all too simply forgotten."
--The Island Review

"[Readers] should be rewarded with deeper perception into the political and financial turmoil engulfing that region."
--Historical Novel Society

"Revolution and old change--words which could stay indifferent ideas except we will be able to by some means attach them with their human face and the lives in the back of them. this is often what first-time novelist Montague Kobbé achieves in really good variety and intensity in The evening of the Rambler--weaving a Caribbean tapestry of locations, wider occasions, the members formed by way of them, and the way they eventually come jointly to form occasions themselves within the instances resulting in a revolution on Anguilla in 1967."
--Maco Magazine

"Vivid...funny, and considerate. very similar to the revolution it covers, it truly is compelling."
--Columbia collage Chicago/The assessment Lab

"However strange this revolution is, it's a prelude to Anguilla's eventual divorce from St. Kitts and Nevis, ahead of changing into a separate British territory; its unconventional LOL issue may possibly diversify an non-obligatory collage direction on revolutions with whatever bloody peaceful."
--New Pages

"The evening of the Rambler is innovative, a reliquary, an impressionist story of fellows who're by way of turns depression, raging, and sometimes comedian, their voices distinctive to this position and given a unique story."
--Susan Straight, writer of Between Heaven and Here

"This is an excellent novel, a stunning novel, probably the 1st real novel i've got examine the character of revolutions. The evening of the Rambler is bold, shrewdpermanent, and winning. It increases all types of questions on what revolutions wish, how revolutions fail, and why revolutions are necessary--challenging the entire whereas how heritage recollects them."
--Percival Everett, writer of Erasure

"The evening of the Rambler is outstanding. Riveting, deeply considerate, and consistently creative, Montague Kobbé's novel is an element literary mystery, half innovative learn, half epic old narrative. Altogether, it makes for one profound read."
--Joe Meno, writer of Office Girl and Hairstyles of the Damned

A sympathetic and sometimes funny account of an vague episode within the background of the distant island of Anguilla, within the northeast Caribbean, The evening of the Rambler revolves round a haphazard try out by way of a dozen or so locals to invade neighboring St. Kitts with a purpose to topple the govt. of the lately demonstrated linked nation of St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla.

Ostensibly, the motion maps the fifteen hours that lapse among the instant whilst the "rebels" board The Rambler, the thirty-five-foot motorboat that would take them around the strait to St. Kitts, and the holiday of sunrise day after today, while it turns into seen that the unaccomplished venture must be aborted. the radical is at turns hugely dramatic and hilarious, all of the whereas bringing deep honesty to the often-unexamined righteousness of revolution.

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Who Asked You?

By Terry McMillan

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author…“Remember Getting to Happy, ready to Exhale, and How Stella received Her Groove Back? good, you won’t most probably overlook Terry McMillan’s Who requested You? either” (Raleigh information & Observer).

whilst Who requested You? starts, Trinetta leaves her younger sons together with her mom, Betty Jean, and swiftly disappears. BJ already has her palms complete facing her different grownup childrens, opinionated sisters, an sick husband, and her personal postponed dreams—all the whereas conserving down a role providing room provider at a hotel.

Her son Dexter is ready to be paroled from felony; Quentin, the relatives luck, can’t be troubled to have the same opinion; and caring for energetic grandsons is the very last thing BJ thinks she wishes. yet who requested her?

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Jede letzte Nacht mit dir: Roman (German Edition)

By Luisa Valentin

Kann Liebe die Schatten der Vergangenheit überwinden?

Daniel Lester ist sehr attraktiv – und sehr unglücklich. Bei einem tragischen Bootsunfall hat er seine Ehefrau verloren, die er einfach nicht vergessen kann und will. Weil seine Familie ihm zunehmend auf die Nerven geht, engagiert er eine Schauspielerin, die ihn zu der mehrtägigen G eburtstagsfeier seines Onkels begleiten und sich als seine Verlobte ausgeben soll. Marla ist in einer glücklichen Beziehung, doch sie braucht das Geld, das sie für das Engagement bekommen wird, sehr dringend.

Unerwartet verspüren beide eine Anziehung, der sie sich bald nicht mehr entziehen können – und so beginnt ein Spiel mit dem Feuer, das sie beide eigentlich nicht wollen …

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La bendición de la tierra (Letras Nórdica)

By Knut Hamsun

Aclamado por Isaac Bashevis Singer como «el padre de l. a. literatura moderna», Knut Hamsun inspiró, de hecho, a autores de los angeles talla de Thomas Mann, Maksim Gorki, Franz Kafka y Hermann Hesse, y se hizo merecedor del Premio Nobel de Literatura en 1920 por l. a. bendición de l. a. tierra, «una obra monumental» en palabras de los angeles Academia Sueca.

Esta novela, de una insuperable precisión expresiva, narra l. a. historia de Isak, un hombre de campo, grande y fuerte, y de su mujer, Inger. Ambos, con su trabajo y fuerza de voluntad, se abren camino en una tierra que, en principio, les es hostil. Trabajan de sol a sol, cuidan de sus hijos y tratan de hacer lo correcto.

Hamsun, en este canto a los angeles vida rural y a esos primeros colonos que, con su esfuerzo, poblaron Noruega, critica el progreso, a l. a. vez que idealiza l. a. vida en contacto con los angeles naturaleza y con esa tierra que, para él, es l. a. base de l. a. fuerza del hombre.

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Dirty Little Secrets: A J.J. Graves Mystery (J.J. Graves Mysteries Book 1)

By Liliana Hart

Soiled LITTLE secrets and techniques: A J.J. GRAVES MYSTERY

J.J. Graves has visible loads of lifeless our bodies in her line of work...

She's not just within the mortuary enterprise, yet she's additionally the coroner for King George County, Virginia. whilst a grisly homicide is found within the small city of Bloody Mary, it is as much as J.J. and her ally, Detective Jack Lawson, to deliver the sufferer justice.

The murders are piling up...

When a favored secret author exhibits up on J.J.'s doorstep with plans of writing his new ebook in regards to the Bloody Mary Serial Killer, J.J. has to determine if he can be going above and past the decision of responsibility to create the backbone tinglers he is so renowned for.

Passions are rising...

J.J and Jack detect every one sufferer had a surprising mystery, and the very origin of J.J.'s existence is at risk of crumbling whilst it seems she’s harboring secrets and techniques of her own—secrets that make her an ideal aim in a dangerous video game.

OTHER MYSTERY/SUSPENSE TITLES via LILIANA HART:

WHISKEY uprising: AN ADDISON HOLMES MYSTERY

WHISKEY bitter: AN ADDISON HOLMES MYSTERY

A soiled disgrace: A J.J. GRAVES MYSTERY

CADE: A MACKENZIE NOVEL

SECRETS AND SATIN

SHADOWS AND SILK

SINS AND SCARLET LACE

KILL SHOT

CATCH ME should you CAN

What Readers Are Saying:

"Look out Janet Evanovich, the following comes Liliana Hart!"

"This is my first booklet via Liliana Hart yet now not my last."

"Ms. Hart has developed a well-developed plot with sufficient twists to maintain me interpreting long gone bedtime."

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A Fool's Gold Christmas (Fool's Gold, Book 10)

By Susan Mallery

A vintage heartwarming story for the vacations from  New York Times bestselling writer Susan Mallery 

The cheer in Fool's Gold, California, is bringing out the humbug in dancer Evie Stryker. An damage has compelled her to come back domestic to her estranged family members. So she will not upload to the awkward state of affairs by way of falling for the charms of her brother's ally, irrespective of how tempting he's. whilst she's recruited to degree the iciness pageant, she vows to do as promised, then circulate on, anyplace yet here. 

Jaded legal professional Dante Jefferson is being used to town he now calls domestic, however the pounding of little dancers' toes above his place of work is greater than he can take. while he confronts their beautiful instructor, he is unprepared for his or her searing charm. Evie is his most sensible friend's sister—off-limits except he is keen to threat his middle. Dante has continually believed that love is harmful, yet that was once sooner than he needed to reckon with the magic of a undeniable small city, the place miracles do appear to happen….

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Before I Go

By Colleen Oakley

A People and US Weekly Pick

“An notable feat…an immensely wonderful, relocating, and plausible learn” (Atlanta Journal-Constitution), this debut novel within the bestselling culture of P.S. i like You revolves round a tender girl with breast melanoma who undertakes a project to discover a brand new spouse for her husband sooner than she passes away.

Twenty-seven-year-old Daisy already beat breast melanoma 4 years in the past. How can this be occurring to her again?

at the eve of what used to be speculated to be a positive “Cancerversary” along with her husband Jack to rejoice 4 years of being cancer-free, Daisy suffers a devastating blow: her health care provider tells her that the melanoma is again, yet this time it’s an competitive degree 4 prognosis. She can have as few as 4 months left to stay. loss of life is a daunting prospect—but now not simply because she’s afraid for herself. She’s afraid of what's going to ensue to her awesome yet in a different way charmingly helpless husband whilst she’s not there to maintain him. It’s this worry that retains her up at evening, until eventually she stumbles at the resolution: she has to discover him one other wife.

With a novel selection, Daisy scouts neighborhood parks and occasional outlets and on-line relationship websites searching for Jack’s excellent fit. however the extra she will get on her quest, the extra she questions the sanity of her plan. because the considered her husband with one other lady turns into all too actual, Daisy’s compelled to determine what’s extra very important within the brief period of time she has left: her husband’s happiness—or her personal?

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Beautiful Americans

By Lucy Silag

What occurs in Paris...

Secrets--
PJ's deep blue eyes and angelic lengthy blond hair cover a fact that is something yet. Will her darkish previous remain the place it belongs within the backwoods of Vermont, or hang-out her within the urban of sunshine?

Passion--
continually the nice woman, Olivia plans to twirl her approach to the head of the Parisian ballet scene. yet that is not presupposed to comprise dancing on a desk all night...or stumbling into the palms of the inaccurate boy.

Lies--
together with his emo-trendy bedhead, hilarious comebacks and Southern drawl, Zack may win over someone. Too undesirable he is after the single one who is forbidden...

Scandal--
All Alex desires from Paris is to nab that berry-red Dior coat and seduce the precise penny-loafer-wearing boy - and Alex regularly will get what she desires. yet will her scheming repay? Or is she risking greater than she knows...?

Alex, Olivia, Zack and PJ are spending a yr on the prestigious Lycée de Monceau within the gleaming urban of Paris. this is often their likelihood to sip cafe au lait in Le Marais, throw mystery events of their host households' Versailles-size flats, and feature the time in their lives. but if the secrets and techniques they notion they left at the back of pop out, every thing might be ruined...

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The Return of the Black Widowers

By Isaac Asimov

Till his loss of life in 1992, writer Isaac Asimov might write greater than one hundred twenty inventive stories of detection and deduction, and in sixty six of them he could current his armchair detectives, the Black Widowers, with the mind-teasing puzzles that they might attempt to unravel in often-quarrelsome dialog. The Black Widowers membership is assembly back. In a personal eating room at New York’s sumptuous Milano eating place, the six magnificent males once again assemble for wonderful fare served impeccably via their peerless waiter, Henry. At desk, too, will after all be that considered necessary dinner visitor to problem their mixed deductive wit: a guy whose marriage hinges on discovering a misplaced umbrella; a lady shadowed through an adversary who understands her darkest secrets and techniques; a debunker of psychics not able to provide an explanation for his unnerving adventure in a haunted residence; or a symphony cellist accused of attacking his spouse with a kitchen knife. as well as six tales that experience by no means earlier than seemed in any assortment, this quantity contains the 10 best-ever Black Widowers circumstances, between them the first actual to be released, in Ellery Queen secret journal, in addition to the 1st fresh Black Widowers tale to seem in additional than ten years.

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