Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewel: Ten years after Laurel’s life fell apart and her daughter went missing, she meets an unexpectedly charming man in a café. Before she knows it, she’s meeting his daughters–and his youngest, Poppy, takes Laurel’s breath away. Because looking at Poppy is like looking at Ellie. And now, the unanswered questions she’s tried so hard to put to rest begin to haunt Laurel anew
Shroud of Eternity by Terry Goodkind: The formidable sorceress Nicci and her companions–the newly powerless Nathan and the youthful Bannon–set out on another quest after driving ruthless Norukai slavers out of Renda Bay.
The Cutting Edge by Jeffrey Deaver: Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs take on the investigation of a brutal triple murder in Manhattan’s Diamond District. The killer, known as the Promisor, is murdering men and women midway through the purchase of an engagement ring.
Overkill by Ted Bell: Putting it all on the line to rescue his kidnapped son pits counterspy Alex Hawke against Russian President Vladimir Putin in this action-packed thriller from New York Times bestselling author Ted Bell. Only one man can smash the Russian president’s plan for domination–a master counterspy who will cross every line to save his son, and maybe save the world itself in the bargain.
The Terror by Dan Simmons: The confidence of crew members aboard the HMS “Terror” in 1845 begins to erode when the ship is trapped for a second summer in the ice at the Arctic Circle, and the dwindling food and coal supplies, as well as unrelenting cold, become the least of their worries when it becomes clear they are being stalked by an unknown and monstrous predator.
After Anna by Lisa Scottoline: Noah Alderman, a doctor and a widower, has remarried a wonderful woman, Maggie, and for the first time in a long time he and his son are happy. But their lives are turned upside down when Maggie’s daughter Anna moves in with them. Anna is a gorgeous seventeen-year-old who balks at living under their rules though Maggie, ecstatic to have her daughter back, ignores the red flags that hint at the trouble that is brewing.
The Thief by J.R. Ward: Longing for the man she left behind when she ran from a drug lord’s family, former cat burglar Sola Morte returns to her past when he falls into a coma, but his secret may have her running again.
Girls Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao: A searing, electrifying debut novel set in India and America about the extraordinary bond between two girls driven apart by circumstances but relentless in their search for one another. Alternating between the girls’ perspectives as they face ruthless obstacles, Girls Burn Brighter introduces two heroines who never lose the hope that burns within them.
Twenty-one Days by Anne Perry: 1910: Twenty-five-year-old Daniel Pitt is a junior barrister in London and eager to prove himself, independent of his renowned detective father’s influence. And the new case before him will be the test. When his client, arrogant biographer Russell Graves, is found guilty of murdering his wife, Daniel is dispatched by his superior to find the real killer before Graves faces the hangman’s noose–in only twenty-one days.