A Night at the Operation (A Double Feature Mystery) by Jeffrey Cohen

By Jeffrey Cohen

Elliot Freed and his ex-wife Dr. Sharon Simon-Freed have a cordial divorce. whilst Elliot reveals out that Sharon is lacking, he’s involved, yet now not that involved, as the information comes from Sharon’s soon-to-be-second-ex-husband Gregory Sandoval. whilst the police are searhing for her—in reference to the demise of 1 of her patients—Elliot begins taking the disappearance heavily. The 3rd Comedy this night secret brings again the sequence characters and gives a level for a few new ones, by no means sacrificing laughs or center. See why popular journalist (and secret fan) Linda Ellerbee acknowledged the sequence includes “Movies, homicide, characters who're actual humans, laughs, possibility, and rattling sturdy writing!”

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Damsel Under Stress (Katie Chandler, Book 3) by Shanna Swendson

By Shanna Swendson

To-do: cease the undesirable men. Rescue the wizard. locate the best outfit for brand spanking new Year’s Eve. ultimately, Owen Palmer, the dreamboat wizard at Magic, Spells, and Illusions, Inc., has conjured up the braveness to get Katie Chandler less than the mistletoe on the workplace vacation occasion. yet simply while it appears like Katie has chanced on her prince, in pops her inept fairy godmother, Ethelinda, to throw a wand into the works. Ethelinda’s timing couldn’t be worse. A plot hatched through MSI’s rogue ex-employees, Idris and his evil fairy gal good friend Ari, threatens to reveal the company’s secrets–and the very lifestyles of magic itself. Even worse, it might additionally suggest the top of Katie’s happily-ever-after. Now Katie and Owen needs to paintings aspect by means of aspect (but unfortunately, now not cheek to cheek) to thwart the villains’ plans. Braving black-magic-wielding sorceresses, subway-dwelling dragons, lovelorn frog princes, or even the scary journey to satisfy Owen’s mom and dad at Christmas, Katie and her beau are in a conflict to overcome Idris at his personal sinister video game. All mischief and issues of the guts will come to a head at a massive New Year’s Eve gala, whilst the crystal ball will drop, champagne will pour, and Katie will locate herself really spellbound.Praise for Shanna Swendson’s as soon as Upon Stilettos“Magical and completely pleasant . . . [a] quirky, lighthearted romance.”–freshfiction.com“A speedy and humorous learn. Chicklit meets city fantasy.”–Mary Jo Putney, writer of the wedding Spell

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Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg Gilmore

By Susan Gregg Gilmore

Occasionally you should go back to where the place you begun, to reach on the position the place you belong.It’s the early Nineteen Seventies. town of Ringgold, Georgia, has a inhabitants of 1,923, one site visitors mild, one Dairy Queen, and one Catherine Grace Cline. The daughter of Ringgold’s third-generation Baptist preacher, Catherine Grace is quick-witted, greater than a bit obdurate, and demise to flee her small-town life.Every Saturday afternoon, she sits on the Dairy Queen, consuming Dilly Bars and plotting her getaway to the large urban of Atlanta. And whilst, with the aid of a kin pal, the dream turns into a fact, Catherine Grace instantly packs her baggage, leaving her kin and the boy she likes to declare the existence she’s consistently imagined. yet sooner than issues have even began to get off the floor in Atlanta, tragedy brings her again domestic. As a sequence of amazing occasions alters her perspective–and sweeping adjustments come to Ringgold itself–Catherine Grace starts to wonder whether her position on the earth may very well be, opposed to all odds, correct the place she all started.

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Learning Curves: A Novel of Sex, Suits, and Business Affairs by Gemma Townley

By Gemma Townley

From the incredible writer of Little White Lies and whilst in Rome . . . comes a rollicking new novel of affection and lust within the boardroom.Jennifer Bell used to trip the planet together with her boyfriend, struggling with the great struggle for mom Earth. yet after the breakup (not an exceptional fight), Jen moved again to London to paintings for an additional mom: her personal. Harriet Bell based eco-friendly Futures, a consulting enterprise, after splitting up with Jen’s big-shot father, who runs a rival (and Harriet thinks corrupt) corporation. yet Harriet can’t reveal his crimes with no facts. and she or he wishes Jen to discover some.Since Jen hasn’t obvious her dad in additional than fifteen years, it’s a snap to infiltrate his corporation . . . below an assumed identify, after all. quickly she’s worming her means into the nice graces of the company’s managers to discover proof of wrongdoing. What she discovers is that her father’s international is plenty varied from her own–filled with Palm Pilots, MBAs, martini lunches, dressmaker matches, and Daniel Peterson, a man who places the gorge in attractive. by surprise Jen is torn among Birkenstocks and Jimmy Choos, tree-hugging and air-kissing. may possibly it's that her gigantic undesirable Dad isn’t the monster her mother made him out to be? Or is Jen easily being seduced by means of the ability of demanding offers, sizzling nights, and wads of money? simply time will tell–preferably from a Cartier watch at the wrist of Daniel Peterson. . . .

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Shelf life by Man, Dominic

By Man, Dominic

"Encompasses the middle issues approximately shelf existence. part 1 introduces shelf lifestyles, describes its courting to nutrition protection, and gives solutions to the commonly asked questions round shelf lifestyles selection and trying out that are a manager's leader issues. part 2 covers the technology of many of the ways that nutrition deteriorates and spoils, together with the actual, chemical and microbiological changes.  Read more...

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As Dog Is My Witness: Another Aaron Tucker Mystery (Aaron by Jeffrey Cohen

By Jeffrey Cohen

During this, the 3rd Aaron Tucker secret, Aaron, clean from a visit to Hollywood to "take conferences" on his screenplay, reveals himself dragged kicking and screaming once more into investigating a homicide, this time of a guy in a close-by city shot whereas jogging his puppy at evening. The younger guy accused of the crime has Asperger’s Syndrome, a similar autism-related disease that Aaron's son Ethan has had considering that birth.

Aaron is hip-deep within the research whilst he’s assaulted by way of vacationing Visigoths—no, wait, that is simply his spouse Abby's brother and his kin, come to go to for every week. yet then a neighborhood mobster turns into conscious of Aaron's poking round within the killing, and desires him to forestall. it will be a particularly attention-grabbing vacation season for brand new Jersey's funniest height-challenged beginner sleuth.

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Anyone but You by Lara M. Zeises

By Lara M. Zeises

Critter and Jesse were on the subject of Seattle in view that her dad moved in with their mom. nearer nonetheless considering he took off six years in the past and Layla made up our minds to elevate Sea as one in every of her personal. It’s a call none of them regrets, in particular no longer Critter. He’s greater than a brother–he’s Seattle’s ally. Now it’s holiday, and Seattle and Critter are slump sitters, a minimum of until eventually summer time institution begins in July. It beats operating like Jesse, or worse, learning like Layla desires them to. It’s too sizzling for Seattle to be on her skateboard–too scorching, even, for Critter to be scamming on women. yet Sea comes up with a plan for them to bluff their method into the ritzy swimming pool the subsequent city over. mammoth mistake. quickly Critter’s bought his middle set on a Penn Acres princess, whereas Seattle’s attempting difficult to not fall for a skater boy at the rebound. For the 1st time in an extended whereas, they could seek advice from somebody yet one another. Then Seattle’s dad exhibits up without notice, and how of existence Critter and Seattle have continuously identified starts off to alter much more. . . . From the Hardcover variation.

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To the Nines (A Stephanie Plum Novel) by Janet Evanovich

By Janet Evanovich

The number one New York Times Bestselling Author
A Stephanie Plum Novel

Janet Evanovich's novels are the most well liked bestsellers in America!
# 1 New York Times
# 1 Wall highway Journal
#1 Los Angeles Times
#1 Entertainment Weekly
#1 Publishers Weekly

Stephanie Plum's bought hire to pay, humans taking pictures at her, and psychos in need of her useless each day of the week (much to the dismay of her mom, her relatives, the boys in her lifestyles, the man who slices meat on the deli . . . oh, the checklist is going on). a regular individual may cave below the pressure.

But hiya, she's from Jersey.

Stephanie Plum is probably not the simplest bounty hunter in appealing downtown Trenton, yet she's beautiful darn strong at turning undesirable occasions her method . . . and she or he constantly will get her guy. In To the Nines, her cousin Vinnie (who's additionally her boss) has published bail on Samuel Singh, an unlawful immigrant. while the elusive Mr. Singh is going lacking, Stephanie is at the case. yet what she uncovers is much extra sinister than someone imagines and ends up in a gaggle of killers who supply new aspiring to the note hunter.

In a race opposed to time that takes her from the Jersey Turnpike to the Vegas Strip, Stephanie Plum is at the chase of her lifestyles. The unforgettable characters, nonstop motion, high-stakes suspense, and sheer leisure of To the Nines define Janet Evanovich as exact between latest writers.

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