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In the summer of 1988, the mutilated bodies of several missing girls turn up in a small Maryland town. Soon a rumor begins to spread that the evil stalking local teens is not entirely human. 

Detective Matthew Venn is called out to a rural crime scene at the home of a group of artists. Matthew soon finds himself treading carefully through the lies that fester at the heart of his community and a case that is dangerously close to home.

For Nina Dean, her thirties have not been the liberating, uncomplicated experience she was sold. Everywhere she turns, she is reminded of time passing and opportunities dwindling, so a new relationship is just what the mid-life-crisis ordered.

A young man who, escaping his own grief, is hired by an elite fishing lodge in Colorado where amid the natural beauty of sun-drenched streams and forests he uncovers a plot of shocking menace.

Elizabeth has received a letter from an old colleague, a man with whom she has a long history. He’s made a big mistake, and he needs her help. His story involves stolen diamonds, a violent mobster, and a very real threat to his life. 

In picture-perfect Erva, Alabama, the most serious crimes are misdemeanors. Speeding tickets. Shoplifting. Contempt of court. Then why is the jail so crowded? And why are so few prisoners released? Sometimes the best education a lawyer can get is a short stretch of hard time.

Strange occupants, mysterious disappearances and unexplained deaths have frightened the locals away from Naybor Manor. Lanie is asked uncover the truth of Naybor Manor and end the rumors once and for all. When more bodies are discovered, Lanie realizes she might be in over her head.

Everyone has those friends – the ones you always show up for – no questions asked. We did have the best of intentions. Especially after what happened to Alice all those years ago, we can’t bear to think of losing anyone else. In fact, we’ll do anything to make sure that doesn’t happen.

If your mother was missing, would you tell the police? Even if the most obvious suspect was your father? Two of the Delaney children think their father is innocent, two are not so sure—but as the two sides square off against each other, all of the Delaneys will start to reexamine their shared family history in a very new light.

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Following the deadly events at home, the Abbott family must now face the terrors of the outside world as they continue their fight for survival in silence. Forced to venture into the unknown, they quickly realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.

Kern County Deputy Sheriff Joe “Deke” Deacon becomes embroiled in the search for a serial killer who is terrorizing the city. The investigation dredges up echoes of Deke’s past, uncovering disturbing secrets that could threaten more than his case.

Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises.

While her house undergoes repairs, fiercely independent senior Helen temporarily moves into a nearby retirement community, where she encounters lusty widows, cutthroat bridge tournaments and a hotbed of bullying “mean girls.”

One night is not enough as members of an underground movement, no longer satisfied with the annual night of anarchy and murder, decide to overtake America through an unending campaign of mayhem and massacre. No one is safe.

When Dom Toretto’s forsaken brother Jakob unexpectedly resurfaces as an elite assassin, the crew comes back together to help Dom settle an old score and stop a familiar foe’s diabolical plot from destroying their family.

Hutch is a nobody. As an overlooked and underestimated father and husband, he takes life’s indignities on the chin and never rocks the boat. But when his daughter loses her beloved kitty-cat bracelet in a robbery, Hutch hits a boiling point no one knew he had. What happens when a pushover finally pushes back?

Tells the true story of the Mighty Mites, the football team of a Fort Worth orphanage who, during the Great Depression, went from playing without shoes—or even a football—to playing for the Texas state championships.

After a crushing defeat ended their prior season, everyone counted the Abilene Eagles out of title contention. It will take the guidance of their team chaplain and a surrogate father figure for them to realize what they can achieve when they stand united as a team.

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists newfound ally Diana Prince to face an even greater threat. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to recruit a team to stand against this newly awakened enemy. 

New Orleans judge Michael Desiato is forced to confront his own deepest convictions when his son is involved in a hit and run that embroils an organized crime family.

Digging deeper into the backstories and context of the people and events of the gospels, season one introduces you to people such as Simon Peter, Nicodemus, Mary Magdalene, Matthew, and of course Jesus in a way never before seen on film.

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Ali Reynolds’s personal life is in turmoil when two separate men show up on the scene – a serial killer and a murderer who has just been released from  prison. With lives hanging in the balance, Ali must thread the needle between good and evil.

Biologist Inti Flynn arrives in Scotland with her twin sister, Aggie, to reintroduce gray wolves into the remote Highlands. She hopes to heal not only the dying landscape, but Aggie, too, unmade by the terrible secrets that drove the sisters out of Alaska. 

Australia, 1942, and as Japanese bombs rain down, Molly Hook searches for Longcoat Bob, the deep-country sorcerer who put a curse on her family. By her side are the most unlikely travelling companions: Greta, a razor-tongued actress and Yukio, a fallen Japanese fighter pilot.

In her first new novel since The Perfect Nanny launched her onto the world stage and won her acclaim , Leila Slimani draws on her own family’s inspiring story for the first volume in a planned trilogy about race, resilience, and women’s empowerment.

In Hell of a Book, an African-American author sets out on a cross-country book tour to promote his bestselling novel. That storyline drives Jason Mott’s novel and is the scaffolding of something much larger and more urgent.

When a county initiative forces the students at a mostly black public school to move across town to a nearly all-white high school, the community rises in outrage. For two students, quiet and aloof Gee and headstrong Noelle, these divisions will extend far beyond their schooling. 

Kabul, 1978: the ten-year-old daughter in a prominent family, Sitara Zamani lives a privileged life in Afghanistan’s thriving capital until her world is shattered when communists stage a coup, assassinating the president and Sitara’s entire family. Only she survives. 

Evan has the complete memories of two other people who lived sequentially before him. Then he meets Poppy, who is like him, but a member of the secretive Cognomina. They are, in effect, immortals, compiling  lifetimes into near-superhuman abilities that they have used to drive history over centuries.

J.R.R. Tolkien continued to write about Middle-earth right up until the years before his death in 1973. This new collection offers readers a chance to peer over Professor Tolkien’s shoulder at the very moment of discovery: and on every page, Middle-earth is once again brought to extraordinary life.

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Mexican Gothic comes a riveting noir about a daydreaming secretary, a lonesome thug, and the mystery of the missing woman that brings them together.

In this family, everyone is keeping secrets–especially the dead.  The Mertons are brutally murdered the night after an Easter dinner with their three adult kids. Who, of course, are devastated? Or are they?

Cassie Woodson becomes obseesed with Forest Watts, and his wife, Annabelle. She doesn’t simply admire Annabelle-she wants to take her place. And she’s armed with the tools to make that happen.

Lizzie and Alice are the best of friends when a childish spat triggers Lizzie’s epilepsy. When she comes to, she finds an unimaginable horror: Alice has been killed. Years later, Lizzie has tried to move on, but someone from her past isn’t willing to forgive and forget.

Long ago, something sinister, something hungry, walked in the tunnels and the mountains and the coal mines of  Pennsylvania. When young Oliver meets a strange boy with a taste for dark magic, his family is thrust into a battle of good versus evil.

When Cork stumbles upon the body of a man he revered hanging from a tree in an abandoned logging camp, it is the first in a series of events that will cause him to question everything he took for granted about his hometown, his family, and himself.

In 1960s Denver, it becomes clear the idyllic landscape harbors tremendous power—and evil. Followed by a mysterious shrouded figure who might not be human, Aaron will have to face down his foes to save the life of the woman he loves as well as his own.

A mosaic of seven regular townsfolk are going about their days, blissfully unaware their lives are about to interweave, interchange and interact; entangling into such a messy web that, together — and unbeknownst to them — they end up changing the course of history.

When a man is found murdered in a houseboat, it triggers questions about three women with separate connections to the victim. Three women who are – for different reasons – simmering with resentment.

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From bestselling author Patrick deWitt comes a brilliant and darkly comic novel about a wealthy widow and her adult son who flee New York for Paris in the wake of scandal and financial disintegration.

The six D’Aplièse sisters have each been on their own incredible journey to discover their heritage, but they still have one question left unanswered: who and where is the seventh sister?

A shooting lays bare the secrets harbored by five families in a sleepy suburban cul-de-sac where a diverse group of neighbors all bear scars and all have access to guns. Not all will survive the night.

When Chief Armand Gamache is asked to provide security for an event held by Professor Abigail Robinson he discovers an agenda so repulsive he begs the university to cancel the lecture. As sides are declared, a madness takes hold and murder is committed.

A CIA analyst makes a split-second decision that endangers her country but saves her son–and now she must team up with an answer-hungry journalist she’s not sure she can trust.

Assassin Billy Summers is a good guy in a bad job, and he wants out. Then something happens that changes everything. A stranger needs rescuing, and Billy sacrifices the safety of his own perfectly devised new life to offer her protection.

Lady Clementine is the ferocious story of the brilliant and ambitious woman beside Winston Churchill who would not surrender either to expectations or to enemies.

Told in prose as clear as a spring-fed creek, this book paints a portrait of a family whose bonds are tested and a community clinging to a vanishing way of life. It’s a story of the enduring power of love—between husband and wife, mother and child, and longtime neighbors.

In the shadow of Mount Hood, two girls are suddenly overcome by a strange vibrating crescendo rising out of the forest like deafening screams. Their father sweeps them up and drops them through a trapdoor into a storm cellar. But the sound only gets worse…

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This book is about pleasure. It’s also about pain. Most important, it’s about how to find the delicate balance between the two, and why now more than ever finding balance is essential.

Take a journey with author Shane Svorec as she invites readers to see the world through the backseat of a VW bus. Like going on a road trip with a good friend and a great playlist, this book weaves true stories into life lessons while entertaining and encouraging readers.

From the host of Tucker Carlson Tonight comes a collection of nostalgic writings that underscore America’s long slide from innocence to orthodoxy.

Donald Trump’s niece, Mary L. Trump, examines America’s national trauma, rooted in our history but dramatically exacerbated by the impact of current events and the Trump administration’s corrupt and immoral policies.

Woke, Inc. begins as a critique of stakeholder capitalism and ends with an exploration of what it means to be an American in 2021—a journey that begins with cynicism and ends with hope.

This book carefully examines the trends and actual hard data from the economic, geopolitical, financial, and demographic spheres and comes to an inescapable conclusion: America’s future has never been brighter.

The author of The Professor and the Madman and The Perfectionists explores the notion of property—our proprietary relationship with the land—through human history, how it has shaped us and what it will mean for our future.  

O’Keane reframes our understanding of the extraordinary puzzle that is the human brain and how it changes during its growth from birth to adolescence and old age.

The true story of what took place in Donald Trump’s White House during a disastrous 2020 has never before been told in full. Phil Rucker and Carol Leonnig reveal a dysfunctional and bumbling presidency’s inner workings in unprecedented, stunning detail.

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Musician Peter Bailey is the son of a cattle rancher living in Orion, Nebraska who leaves to follow his dreams. He reluctantly returns with his new wife by his side to help run the ranch, and they both find themselves sifting through broken pieces of the past.

An unforgettable and heartwarming debut about how a chance encounter with a list of library books helps forge an unlikely friendship between two very different people in a London suburb.

Nicola Harrison’s The Show Girl gives a glimpse of the glamorous world of the Ziegfeld Follies, through the eyes of a young midwestern woman who comes to New York City to find her destiny as a Ziegfeld Follies star.

Mary Minor “Harry” Harristeen and her pet sleuths uncover a scam to dupe consumers when they discover that substandard produce is being passed off for organic, upmarket groceries. 

The first book in a new culinary cozy series full of sharp humor and delectable dishes: When a notoriously nasty food critic (who happens to be her ex-boyfriend) drops dead moments after a confrontation with Lila, her life quickly turns into an Agatha Christie case.

To what lengths will a woman go for a little more help from her husband?  Calling to mind a Stepford Wives gender-swap, The Husbands imagines a world where the burden of the “second shift” is equally shared-and what it may take to get there.

Jesus’ Son meets Reservoir Dogs in a breakneck-paced debut novel about love, war, bank robberies, and heroin. Hammered out on a typewriter, Cherry marks the arrival of a raw, bleakly hilarious, and surprisingly poignant voice straight from the dark heart of America.

On her annual backpacking trip with her best friend, Emily enters their hotel suite to a horrific scene that Kristen claims was self-defense. The scene is horrifyingly similar to last year’s trip, when another backpacker wound up dead. Emily can’t believe it’s happened again–can lightning really strike twice?

 

After four years of renovations, the luxurious Hotel Louis XVI in Paris reopens. The new manager  quickly realizes that anything can happen at any moment, and on one cool September evening, everything does. Rocked by the events of this one fateful night, guests and staff alike brace themselves for the aftershock.

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Only two people know Lamont Cranston’s secret identity as the Shadow, a vigilante of justice: his greatest love, Margo Lane — and his fiercest enemy, Shiwan Khan. Then Khan ambushes the couple and Lamont awakens 150 years in a world both unknown and disturbingly familiar.

Army veteran Cassie Gale decides to take a few days of solitude in the Alaska wilderness. When her dog is discovered injured at her wrecked campsite, her father knows that this is much more than a camping trip gone awry. 

Six friends travel to Portugal for a destination wedding weekend.  As the wedding weekend unfolds, the secrets each of them hold begin to spill, and friendships and marriages threaten to unravel. Soon, jumping to conclusions becomes the difference between life and death.

In December 1866, Captain William J. Fetterman, anxious and arrogant, claimed that he could take offense and rid the area of Native American people with only a small army of 80 men. And he would–unless Crazy Horse could find a way to lure the army to their doom.

From the Trojan women and the Amazon princess who fought Achilles on their behalf, to Penelope awaiting the return of Odysseus, to the three goddesses whose feud started it all, these are the stories of the women whose lives, loves, and rivalries were forever altered by this long and tragic war. 

Summer’s looking forward to the annual family get-together at her in-laws’ sprawling estate. When a family member is found dead. Summer fears that her soon to be sister-in-law Hannah is involved. How far will Summer go to expose the truth?

When Kate Campbell returns to Sea Point, the small town full beautiful beaches where she grew up, white lies, and long-buried secrets prove as corrosive as the salt air, threatening to forever erode not only the bonds between friends but also the landscape of the beachside community they call home.

Malibu: August 1983. It’s the day Nina Riva, the famous girl with the rich family everyone wants to be, will host her annual end-of-summer party. It is one unforgettable night in the life of a family: the night they each have to choose what they will keep from the people who made them . . . and what they will leave behind.

On the shore of Lake Superior, a Russian man is found shot dead. Before he can find the answers, Davenport will have to follow a trail back to another place, another time, and battle the shadows he discovers there – shadows that turn out to be both very real and very deadly.

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When a member of a female secret society known as The Maidens is found murdered, group psychologist Mariana is convinced that, despite his alibi, Greek tragedy professor Edward Fosca is guilty.

Luca feels invisible in New York and finds himself drawn to a wealthy white couple, a prominent artist and her filmmaker husband. Only after he learns of a spectacular tragedy does he begin to realize the moral consequences of his allegiances.

Taryn Moore is young, beautiful and brilliant…so why would she kill herself? When Detective Frankie Loomis arrives on the scene to investigate the girl’s fatal plunge from her apartment balcony, she knows in her gut there’s more to the story

Two young Confederate soldiers recently returned from the war hold secret trysts in the woods. When their secret is discovered, the resulting chaos, including a murder, unleashes repercussions on the entire community.

A medical waste container with two decomposed bodies, a human flesh-eating contagion, and someone willing to do anything to protect a dark secret all challenge Tempe to make the connection before it’s too late

 Three graves. But only two skeletons… For Nikki, the discovery is a gift, the perfect subject for her next crime book. Rumors are widespread that the burial site is the resting place of the Duval sisters, but there is more to the sisters’ disappearance than anyone ever guessed.

January, a romance writer who no longer believes in love, and August, a literary writer stuck in a rut, engage in a summer-long challenge that may just upend everything they believe about happily ever after.

 Hatch sets out to honor her code and quickly finds that things are not what they seem in the small town of Breakneck, Alaska. Hatch finds an ally in the most unlikely of places.

After divorce shatters her family, one woman’s struggle to pick up the pieces finally leads to a new beginning–but is the past truly behind her?

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Drawing on their unrivaled sources, the authors take readers inside the complex court politics, alliances and rivalries within the Facebook company.

This book argues that the proper starting point for the American story is 1620, with the signing of the Mayflower Compact aboard ship before the Pilgrims set foot in the Massachusetts wilderness.

In his last months on earth, even while battling cancer, John Lewis dedicated time to share his memories, beliefs, and advice—exclusively immortalized in these pages—as a message to the generations to come.

In American Marxism, Levin explains how the core elements of Marxist ideology are now pervasive in American society and culture.

Dr. Schwartz shares insights and practices to help you recognize your own “inner family” of parts and encompass every facet of your diverse consciousness.

Michael Lewis’s taut and brilliant nonfiction thriller pits a band of medical visionaries against the wall of ignorance that was the official response of the Trump administration to the outbreak of COVID-19.

Subpar Parks celebrates the incredible beauty and variety of America’s national parks juxtaposed with the clueless and hilarious one-star reviews posted by visitors.

Malcolm Gladwell weaves together the stories of a Dutch genius, a band of brothers in central Alabama, a British psychopath, and pyro-maniacal chemists to examine one of the greatest moral challenges in American history.

Presents a radical challenge to how we think about drugs and explores the powerful human attraction to psychoactive plants.