The Quilt Before the Storm: A Harriet Truman/Loose Threads Mystery by Arlene Sachitano - Harriet Truman and the Loose Threads quilt group are sewing flannel rag quilts and making plastic tarps from grocery bags for the denizens of a local homeless camp. Then one of the homeless men is strangled, and a few days later a second man is also murdered. Were they victims of a serial killer, or of someone closer to home?
"The Coroner's Lunch" and other Dr. Siri Paiboun novels by Colin Cotterill 72-year old Dr. Paiboun is the only coroner in 1970s communist Laos. Together with nurse Dtui he investigates suspicious deaths while avoiding the ever present political entanglements resulting from the communist takeover.
Unwritten: A Novel. By Charles Martin. This is not a romance book. Charles Martin weaves a story of one woman who purposely drops out of society. It's a story of one man who reluctantly agrees to help her and in turn helps himself find life again. I couldn't put this book down!