End Game by David Baldacci: Will Robie returns home from a mission overseas to discover that his boss–codenamed Blue Man–has vanished. His last known location was in remote Colorado, and there have been no other sightings or communications. But there is violence brewing in this small town, and Robie and his sometime-partner Jessica Reel will be lucky if they make it out alive, with or without Blue Man.
Hardcore Twenty-Four by Janet Evanovich: Jersey’s favorite bounty hunter, Stephanie Plum, babysits a boa constrictor while investigating the mysterious appearances of headless bodies all across town and juggling the 3 men in her life.
In the Midst of Winter by Isabelle Allende: A minor traffic accident becomes the catalyst for a love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Three very different people are brought together in a mesmerizing story that moves from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent past to 1970s Chile and Brazil, sparking the beginning of a long overdue love.
Quick and Dirty by Stuart Woods: When a slam-bang of a crime brings a beautiful new client into Stone Barrington’s office, little does he know his association with her will pull him into a far more serpentine mystery in the exclusive world of art.
American Drifter by Heather Graham: A young veteran of the US Army, River Roulet is struggling to shake the horrors of his past. He meets the enchanting Natal, impassioned journalist and free spirit who lives with the gangster that rules much of Rio. As romance blossoms, River and Natal flee together into the interior of Brazil, where they are pursued by the sadistic drug lord and the Brazilian government.
Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich: A tale set in a world of reversing evolution and a growing police state follows pregnant thirty-two-year-old Cedar Hawk Songmaker, who investigates her biological family while awaiting the birth of a child who may emerge as a member of a primitive human species.
The Deal of a Lifetime by Fredrik Backman: A novella about a man who sacrificed his family in the single-minded pursuit of success and the courageous little girl fighting for her life who crosses his path.
Exposed by Lisa Scottoline: Mary DiNunzio wants to represent her old friend Simon Pensiera, a sales rep who was wrongly fired by his company, but her partner Bennie Rosato represents the parent company. When she confronts Mary, explaining this is a conflict of interest, an epic battle of wills and legal strategy between the two ensues — ripping the law firm apart, forcing everyone to take sides and turning friend against friend. Sometimes loyalty can be lethal.
In This Moment by Karen Kingsbury: When he receives national attention and criticism for starting an after-school Bible study and prayer program, Wendell Quinn chooses attorney Luke Baxter to help him fight the battle.