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Gone Girl: A Novel
by Gillian Flynn

Also available in Audio Disc  and Large Print

Book Description: On the morning of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick's wife Amy suddenly disappears. The police immediately suspect Nick. Amy's friends reveal that she was afraid of him, that she kept secrets from him. He swears it isn't true. A police examination of his computer shows strange searches. He says they aren't his. And then there are the persistent calls on his mobile phone. So what did really did happen to Nick's beautiful wife?

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The Inn at Rose Harbor: A Novel
by Debbie Macomber.

Also Available in Audio Discand Large Print

Book Description: Jo Marie Rose opens the Rose Harbor Inn bed and breakfast in Cedar Cove in order to start a new life, but the inn and its first guests bring surprises into Jo's life.

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Last to Die 
by Tess Gerritsen.

Rizzoli & Isles ; bk. 10

Also Available in Audio Disc and Large Print

Book Description:
Visiting sixteen-year-old "Rat" Perkins at isolated Evenson boarding school, Maura Isles is astonished to learn that all of his classmates are survivors of violence and are being instructed in scientific detective skills, a discovery that coincides with Jane Rizzoli's investigation into the murder of a boy's foster family.
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Criminal: A Novel  
by Karin Slaughter.

Also Available in Audio Disc , Large Print , ebook and audio download

Book Description A Georgia Bureau of Investigation search into a shocking crime from 1975 poses unprecedented personal and professional challenges for top agent Will Trent, who encounters threats against his life and everything he thought he understood about his past.

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My Teenage Dream Ended: A Memoir
by Farrah Abraham.

Book Description:  Fans of MTV’s critically acclaimed hit series, Teen Mom, have followed Farrah Abraham’s tumultuous life as a single teen mother.  Her fiery, relentless spirit, and her unwavering commitment to getting the best out of life for herself and her daughter Sophia in spite of all the drama constantly surrounding her have made her a beloved star and media sensation.  Now, in this unflinching, at times heartbreaking, memoir, Farrah reveals the difficult truth about the life that hasn’t been seen on television. From Amazon

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Darker Than Night
by Tom Henderson.

Book Description: When two friends vanish during a hunting trip in Michigan, the police are unable to prove anything until two decades later, a detective finds an eyewitness whose testimony leads to the conviction of two brothers, Raymond and Donald Duvall, for murder.

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Friends Forever: A Novel
by  Danielle Steel 


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Audio Disc and Large Print

Book Description
Forging inseparable bonds in childhood that reinforce them throughout their teen years, two girls and three boys go their separate ways as adults and encounter respective tragedies and transformations.

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Threats and Promises  
by  Barbara Delinsky.

Book Description: After undergoing plastic surgery and opening a shop with a friend, Lauren Stevenson was looking forward to starting afresh. Then some peculiar things began to happen. Matt Kruger showed up soon after. He's handsome, passionate, and says he's a close friend of her brother's. But why has Matt appeared now? After all, her brother has been dead for more than a year.
"First published 1986 in the USA in mass market format only"--from t.p. verso.

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To Heaven and Back: A Doctor's Extraordinary Account of Her Death, Heaven, Angels, and Life Again: A True Story  
by Mary C. Neal.

Book Description : Recounts the author's life, including her death and experiences in Heaven.

Author’s website : drmaryneal.com

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No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission That Killed Osama Bin Laden
By Mark Owen, with Kevin Maurer.

Also Available in Audio Disc and Large Print

Book Description:
Examines the mission that killed Osama Bin Laden, details the selection and training process for one of the most elite units in the military, and describes previously unreported missions that illustrate the life and work of a SEAL and the evolution of the team after the events of September 11.

 


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