As You Wish by Jude Deveraux: Gathering in Summer Hill, Virginia, three women from different generations reflect on their experiences with love and support one another through marital woes.
A Brush with Shadows by Anna Huber: When an urgent letter from his grandfather begs Gage to visit, Kiera convinces him they should go. All is not well at Langstone Manor, and they must face the ghosts of Gage’s past, the truth behind the local superstitions, and see beyond the tricks being played to expose what has happened to Gage’s family–before the moors claim yet another victim.
Down the River Unto the Sea by Walter Mosley: After serving time in Rikers Island solitary for assault, Joe King Oliver, who is an ex-NYPD investigator working as a private detective, receives a note from a woman who admits she was paid to frame him, compelling him to investigate.
To Die but Once by Jacqueline Winspear: Maisie Dobbs is asked to investigate the disappearance of a local young apprentice craftsman working on a government contract.
The Escape Artist by Bad Meltzer: After discovering that Nola Brown, a military artist-in-residence who was recently declared dead is still alive, Jim “Zig” Zigarowski, a worker at Dover Air Force Base learns that she saw something on her last mission that made her a target.
An American Marriage by Tayari Jones: Newlyweds Celestial and Roy, the living embodiment of the New South, are settling into the routine of their life together when Roy is sent to prison for a crime he didn’t commit. An insightful look into the lives of people who are bound and separated by forces beyond their control.
White Houses by Amy Bloom: Lorena Hickok meets Eleanor Roosevelt in 1932 while reporting on Franklin Roosevelt’s first presidential campaign. “Hick,” as she’s known to her friends and admirers, is not quite instantly charmed by the idealistic, patrician Eleanor. But then, as her connection with the future first lady deepens into intimacy, what begins as a powerful passion matures into a lasting love, and a life that Hick never expected to have.
The Woman Left Behind by Linda Howard: When the base where she’s stationed is attacked, Jina manages to escape. Levi would never willingly leave a soldier behind, especially a brave woman whose sweet voice haunts his every thought. Once he discovers Jina is alive, the tenacious warrior will walk into fire to save this intriguing woman who has captured his heart.
Framed Robbery by Marlene Chase: Liz Eckardt has just returned from an innkeepers’ conference and she brought home the wrong suitcase! When Liz goes to return the suitcase to a young woman she met on the plane, she is prevented from seeing her more than once and can’t help but wonder if something funny is going on.