By Danielle Steel
Shrewdpermanent, attractive, and intensely wealthy, Kezia Saint Martin leads lives: one as a glamorous socialite jetting among the poshest areas in Europe and the United States; the opposite, less than a fake identify, as a dicated journalist devoted to justice and her profession.
But the 2 worlds are pulling her aside, leaving her conflicted approximately her id and the lies she tells to each guy she meets. Then she meets Lucas Johns, a daring, dynamic crusader for social switch -- and an ex-con. Their allure is fast, yet their love could be only one step from tragedy at any time.
By Jennifer Echols
A double date turns into singularly complicated during this fascinating romantic comedy that will get matchmaking all combined up.
Gemma can’t think her success whilst the megastar soccer participant begins flirting together with her. Max is completely swoon-worthy, or even will get her quirky humorousness. So while he asks out her so-called ally Addison, Gemma’s heartbroken.
Then Addison pressures Gemma to hitch the date with certainly one of Max’s neighbors. however the extra time all of them spend jointly, the more durable Gemma falls for maximum. She can’t aid considering that Max likes her back—it’s simply too undesirable he’s already relationship Addison. How can Gemma get the man she desires with out going after her most sensible friend’s boyfriend?
By Audrey Niffenegger
The liked, mega bestselling first novel from Audrey Niffenegger, “a hovering get together of the victory of affection through the years” (Chicago Tribune).
A such a lot UNTRADITIONAL LOVE tale, this is often the distinguished story of Henry DeTamble, a rushing, adventuresome librarian who inadvertently travels via time, and Clare Abshire, an artist whose existence takes a common sequential path. Henry and Clare’s passionate affair endures throughout a sea of time and captures them in an impossibly romantic seize that assessments the energy of destiny and basks within the bonds of affection.
By Anne Bishop
Adequate time has handed for the younger woman Jaenelle, inheritor to the mystical Darkness, for her actual wounds to heal, whereas amnesia retains her scary thoughts at bay. yet with Saetan--a Black-Jewelled Warlord Prince and Jaenelle's foster-father--to guard her, she is going to keep growing. Her magic will mature. Her thoughts will go back. And Jaenelle will face her future whilst she recollects Daemon, Saetan's son, who made the final word sacrifice for her love....
By Allison Brennan
A crafty killer hides in simple sight.
A teenage lady has been charged with the grisly homicide of her stepfather. The facts is damning: Emily used to be discovered on my own on the scene with blood on her arms, and an incriminating email she wrote outlines a homicide plot just like the strategy of the brutal slaying. yet deputy district lawyer Julia Chandler believes her niece is blameless, and she’s made up our minds to maintain the promise she made to guard her useless brother’s daughter–even if it capability hiring deepest eye Connor Kincaid . . . the guy who blames her for forcing his resignation from the police department.
Together Julia and Connor discover a series of unsolved violent crimes tied to an unorthodox therapist whose nameless on-line sufferers purge their anger by means of posting deadly fantasies. yet somebody within the crew has grew to become vigilante, turning the sport of digital homicide right into a flesh-and-blood vendetta.
After evil is visible, face your final worry.
By Patrick Ness
A magical novel, in keeping with a eastern folks story, that imagines how the lifetime of a broken-hearted guy is reworked while he rescues an injured white crane that has landed in his backyard.
George Duncan is an American dwelling and dealing in London. At forty-eight, he owns a details store, is divorced, and lonelier than he realizes. the entire girls with whom he has relationships ultimately depart him for being too nice. yet one evening he's woken through an superb sound—a impressive keening, that's coming from someplace in his garden. while he investigates he reveals an outstanding white crane, a poultry taller than even himself. it's been shot during the wing with an arrow. Moved greater than he can say, George struggles to take out the arrow from the bird's wing, saving its lifestyles ahead of it flies away into the evening sky.
The subsequent morning, a shaken George attempts to head approximately his lifestyle, chickening out to the again of his shop and making cuttings from discarded books—a innocuous, own hobby—when during the entrance door of the store a girl walks in. Her identify is Kumiko, and he or she asks George to aid her together with her personal artwork. George is dumbstruck via her good looks and her enigmatic nature, and starts off to fall desperately in love with her. She turns out to carry the aptitude to alter his complete existence, if he may perhaps merely get her to bare the key of who she is and why she has introduced her paintings to him.
Witty, magical, and romantic, The Crane Wife is a narrative of ardour and sacrifice, that resonates at the point of dream and myth. it's a novel that celebrates the artistic mind's eye, and the disruptive energy of affection.
By Jenny Colgan
Have been you a sherbet lemon or chocolate lime fan? Penny chews or difficult boiled sweeties (you do get extra to your cash that way)? The jangle of your pocket funds ...the rustle of the purple and eco-friendly striped paper bag ...Rosie Hopkins thinks leaving her busy London lifestyles, and her boyfriend Gerard, to tackle her aged Aunt Lilian's sweetshop in a small state village goes to be uninteresting. Boy, is she mistaken. Lilian Hopkins has spent her lifestyles operating Lipton's sweetshop, via wartime and kinfolk feuds. As she struggles with the concept it could ultimately be time to settle up, she additionally wrestles with the key heritage hidden at the back of the jars of superbly colored goodies. Welcome to Rosie Hopkins' Sweetshop of desires - a singular - with recipes. *Winner of the RNA Romantic Novel of the 12 months Award 2013*
By Tessa Dare
What's a duke to do, whilst the lady who is completely flawed turns into the lady he cannot dwell without?
Griffin York, the Duke of Halford, has no wish to wed this season--or any season--but his diabolical mom abducts him to "Spinster Cove" and insists he opt for a bride from the women in place of abode. Griff comes to a decision to train her a lesson that might finish the wedding debate endlessly. He chooses the serving girl.
Overworked and suffering, Pauline Simms does not dream approximately dukes. All she wishes is to hold up her barmaid apron and open a book place. That dream turns into plausible while an smug, sinfully beautiful duke deals her a small fortune for a week's employment. Her tasks are basic: undergo his mother's "duchess training"... and fail miserably.
But in London, Pauline is not a depressing failure. She's a courageous, quick-witted, beguiling failure--a lady who ignites Griff's wish and soothes the darkness in his soul. holding Pauline via his aspect will not be effortless. whether Society may well settle for a serving lady duchess--can a roguish duke persuade a serving woman to belief him along with her heart?