The Cleaner of Chartres by Salley Vickers,Working as a cleaner in the famed medieval cathedral of Chartres for more than 20 years, Agnes Morel profoundly transforms local lives by performing small tasks and using her subtle influence until an accidental encounter reveals tragic incidents from her youth, causing her to be targeted by mean-spirited gossips.
Stone Barrington enters the cutthroat fray of politics in the exceptional new thriller from New York Times--bestselling author Stuart Woods. When Stone Barrington travels to Los Angeles for the biggest political convention of the year, he finds the scene quite shaken up: a dazzling newcomer-and close friend of Stone's-has given the delegates an unexpected choice, crucial alliances are made and broken behind closed doors, and it seems that more than one seat may be up for grabs.
Requiem Mass by Elizabeth Corley,When a woman who police believed abandoned her tired marriage turns up murdered, DCI Andrew Fenwick discovers that the victim was one of four friends who are being targeted by a vengeful killer for their role in a falling death 20 years earlier.
Katie Opens Her Heart (Emma Raber's Daughter) by Jerry S. Eicher, Since her father died, Katie Raber's mother has tried to keep Katie close at hand, but the young Amish woman wants to break free from her mother's shadow, hoping to gain independence by attending nearby Mennonite youth gatherings.
Shoot the Dog by Brad Smith,In upstate New York, Virgil Cain's Percherons are pulling a hay wagon when two movies scouts show up and offer him $500 a day to use the horses in a film. Virgil accepts the needed cash, but soon finds the chaotic set of Frontier Woman is more trouble that it's worth. Producer Sam Sawchuck is in over her head between her talent-challenged director husband and an egomaniacal new investor, Native American casino owner Ronnie Red Hawk. Then the film's leading......
Storied matchmaker and Nantucket resident Dabney Kimball has her own life and match turned upside down when her true love of 27 years prior returns to the island, in this new novel from the best-selling author of Summerland.
With human civilization annihilated by a biological zombie plague, a rag tag fleet of yachts and freighters known as Wolf Squadron scours the Atlantic, searching for survivors. Within every abandoned liner and carrier lurks a potential horde of zombies but also holds the flickering hope of survivors. Now Wolf Squadron must clear the assault carrier USS Iwo Jima of infected before the trapped Marines and sailors succumb to starvation.