Tell Tale by Jeffrey Archer: Revel in the stories of the 1930’s woman who dares to challenge the men at her Ivy League university in A Gentleman and A Scholar while another young woman who thumbs a lift gets more than she bargained for in A Wasted Hour.
Crazy Like a Fox by Rita Mae Brown: An investigation into a missing and valuable object flushes out murder, ghosts, and old family rivalries. Now “Sister” Jane Arnold and a pack of four-legged friends must catch the scent of a killer and unearth a long-buried truth.
The Rooster Bar by John Grisham: Three students who have borrowed heavily to attend a third-rate law school realize they have been caught in a scam when they discover that the school’s owner also owns a bank specializing in student loans, and plot to expose the scam.
The Rules of Magic by Alice Walker: For the Owens family, love is a curse that began in 1620, when Maria Owens was charged with witchery for loving the wrong man. Hundreds of years later, in New York City at the cusp of the sixties, when the whole world is about to change, Susanna Owens knows that her three children are dangerously unique.
Turkey Trot Murder by Leslie Meier: An uneventful Thanksgiving season is shattered by the overdose-related death of a wealthy investor’s daughter, a tragedy that Lucy Stone links to the possible schemes of the victim’s pregnant stepmother.
The Color of Fear by Marcia Muller: Sharon, is woken up to news that her father has been the victim of a racially-motivated attack. With little progress on the investigation from the police, Sharon resolves to track down her father’s attackers herself.
A Casualty of War by Charles Todd: Bess Crawford meets Captain Alan Travis when he’s brought into her forward aid station disoriented from a head wound, Bess is alarmed that he believes his distant English cousin, Lieutenant James Travis, shot him. When it appears James couldn’t have shot him, the Captain’s sanity is questioned. Still, Bess wonders how such an experienced officer could be so wrong.
Fairytale by Danielle Steel: Camille Lammenais has grown up in the beauty of the Napa Valley, surrounded by acres of her family’s vineyards. But their fairytale ends suddenly with her mother’s death from cancer. Six months after, Camille, still grieving for her mother, is shocked by the news that her father intends to remarry. Then she begins to see past the alluring looks, designer clothes, and elegant manners of her father’s new wife. When tragedy strikes again, Camille is at her stepmother’s mercy.