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The Metronome

By D. R. Bell

Pavel Rostin has taken too many chances. Once a promising physicist, he abandoned science for finance and risked everything on a speculative venture. Careless and rogue, he gambled with his personal relationships. As Pavel tries to pick up the pieces of his life, a call from Russia informs him that his father is dead. When Pavel follows his father’s footsteps trying to solve the mystery of his death, he turns up some inexplicable clues…

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Wedding Bells and Magic Spells Box Set

By A.R. Winters

Aria Whitmore, weddings specialist and secret witch, deals with quirky townsfolk, a smart-mouthed parrot and a meddling mother in this trio of mystery novels.

Mysteries & Thrillers

Finger of an Angel

By Panayotis Cacoyannis

Psychological, Magical, Mad, Lily’s journey on a long winding road and beyond… “Cacoyannis is known for his introspective protagonists, but in this exceptional novel he delves even deeper, excavating the darkest corners of the psyche. An erudite, richly layered, and unsettling psychological tale.” Kirkus Reviews

Fiction

First Queen of the Gryphons

By Lisa Blackwood

Hillalum is destined to become a king unlike any other before him, for the Goddess Ishtar has endowed him with a special gift—he is the first gryphon capable of taking on human form. Amata, a humble shepherdess, wishes only to live a peaceful life until raiders attack her village and kill her father and brother. A consuming need for revenge soon arises from that day. When King Hillalum’s goddess orders him to watch over a human shepherdess, he thinks he’ll find the sheep more interesting than the woman, but once he meets Amata, he soon understands the full scope of his deity’s plans…

Romance

Gravedigger

By Ceeree Fields

Josephine ‘Jo’ Rayburn has no luck with love. Between the demands of her job as a homicide detective, finding the perfect yarn for her knitting projects, and her nosy family, she doesn’t have time to find her happily ever after, nor does she really believe it exists. Until she’s assigned to the Gravedigger task force where she meets Rhysian ‘Rhys’ Harrison, the sexy Coroner’s assistant…

Romance

I Wish You Love

By Nancy Pirri

How does efficient personal assistant, Amy Gallagher, gain the amorous attentions of her boss, James Kent? By playing tricks—until they backfire on her and she finds herself definitely under his radar!

Romance

Inside the George

By Beth Tyner

Welcome to the wacky world of Gus, small town proprietor of The George Hardware Store. He builds a coffin for Baby, the deceased pet of customer Margie, plays bee badminton with his employees and listens to the dilemmas of all who end up sitting on “The Bench.” Gus’s deft and humorous handling of his customers’ eccentricities draws you in to the rich complexity of characters living in a small Southern town as it tickles your sense of the ridiculous.

Non-fiction

The Prussian Captain

By Ann Brough

Based on a true story, spanning half a century, this sweeping tale takes you from upper-class English society, to New York, Boston, and the wilds of the Napa Valley. But life and love may be found in the most unlikely places—the poverty-stricken streets of Neck End.

Biographies & History

The After War

By Brandon Zenner

Two years have passed since humankind faced extinction: Two cousins are leaving the protection of their underground bunker for the first time, after a cataclysmic war and unrelenting disease ravaged the earth. On the other side of North America, a young survivalist is leaving the seclusion of his cabin deep in the woods, traveling with his aging canine companion, Winston. For individual reasons, these men are traveling east, where the fragmented lives of a small number of survivors will soon be decided by the choices of a corrupt few…

Fantasy and Science-fiction

Dead Jack and the Pandemonium Device

By James Aquilone

Follow the exploits of a zombie detective and his homunculus frenemy. The drug-addicted zombie detective and his shapeshifting sidekick battle and outsmart supernatural creatures, from tough-guy leprechauns to sex-obsessed shark women and insane bat gods, in a hellish, alternate New York City of the 1940s.

Horror

Elizabeth’s Legacy

By Victor Kloss

Two years after his parents’ sudden disappearance, Ben Greenwood stumbles upon a cryptic letter that could shed some light on their whereabouts. But before he can track them down, he’ll need to find the mysterious organization that sent the letter: The Royal Institute of Magic. To succeed, Ben will have to navigate a land filled with fantastic creatures and Spellshooters, where magic can be bought and sold, to unravel an ancient family secret that could hold the key to defeating an evil the Institute has been fighting for the last five hundred years.

Teen and Young Adult

The Innkeeper’s Wife

By Savannah Jezowski

On the edge of a secluded forest, the Timeless Bed and Breakfast greets its guests with promises of home-cooked meals, warm fires, and great service. Caleb and Ginny put everything they have into their little inn, keeping their own pains hidden from their guests. But when a poor young couple gets stranded at their inn on Christmas Eve in the middle of a blizzard, Ginny knows they can’t turn them away, even though they are completely booked for the holiday. However, letting them stay will push her strength to the limits and churn the deep wells of sadness inside her.

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