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    Frederik Sandwich and the Earthquake that Couldn't Possibly Be

    Frederik Sandwich and the Earthquake that Couldn't Possibly Be

    Kevin John Scott

    A delightfully strange and hilarious debut novel perfect for Lemony Snicket and Trenton Lee Stewart fans—the first book in a new middle-grade mystery series that will keep you guessing and laughing all along the way.At the age of eleven Frederik Sandwich awakens to an earthquake that couldn't possibly be. His…

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  • Trial by Fire

    Trial by Fire

    Norah McClintock

    Riley Donovan is the new kid in a small town where her aunt (and guardian) has just started a job as a detective on the town's police force. Riley is home alone when a neighbor's barn catches on fire; when she realizes that he is trapped in the barn, she…

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  • Set You Free

    Set You Free

    Jeff Ross

    The mayor's six-year-old son, Ben Carter, is missing—and Lauren's brother, Tom, is the main suspect. Lauren knows her brother would never harm anyone, but the police don't agree. Ben's stepbrother doesn't agree. The mayor certainly doesn't agree. To some people in Resurrection Falls, Tom is the freak who, rumor has…

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  • Cards on the Table

    Cards on the Table

    Agatha Christie

    In Agatha Christie's classic mystery, Cards on the Table, the wily Hercule Poirot is on the case when a bridge night turns deadlyMr. Shaitana is famous as a flamboyant party host. Nevertheless, he is a man of whom everybody is a little afraid. So when he boasts to Hercule Poirot…

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  • We All Fall Down

    We All Fall Down

    Natalie D. Richards

    A new romantic thriller—with a dash of horror—from the author of One Was Lost and Six Months Later Theo's always been impulsive. But telling Paige how he feels? He's obsessed over that decision. And it's time. Tonight. At the party on the riverbank, under the old walking bridge, site of…

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  • Camp So-and-So

    Camp So-and-So

    Mary McCoy

    The letters went out in mid-February. Each letter invited its recipient to spend a week at Camp So-and-So, a lakeside retreat for girls nestled high in the Starveling Mountains. Each letter came with a glossy brochure with photographs of young women climbing rocks, performing Shakespeare under the stars, and spiking…

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  • The Better Sister

    The Better Sister

    Alafair Burke

    From Alafair Burke-New York Times bestselling author of the runaway hit, The Wife-comes another twisty tale of domestic noir. When a prominent Manhattan lawyer is murdered, two estranged sisters-one the dead man's widow, the other his ex-must set aside mistrust and old resentments . . . but can they escape…

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  • A Study in Scarlet

    A Study in Scarlet

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    *This title is part of the hoopla BONUS BORROWS COLLECTION! For a limited time, this is one of 1000+ titles you can borrow without using any of your monthly hoopla Borrows!* Brought together by a mutual friend, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson discover that they have much more in common…

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  • The Man Who Was Thursday

    The Man Who Was Thursday

    G. K. Chesterton

    Set in early 1900s London, this metaphysical thriller follows undercover officer Gabriel Syme and his secret involvement with Scotland Yard's task force that attempts to take down underground anarchists. In doing so, Syme encounters Lucian Gregory, a passionate anarchist who eventually takes him to the areas secret meeting place. From…

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  • The Vanishing Statue

    The Vanishing Statue

    Carolyn Keene

    Nancy, Bess, and George must find a stolen statue in this twentieth book of the Nancy Drew Diaries, a fresh approach to the classic mystery series. Nancy is beyond excited when she receives an invitation to an elite celebration of the arts hosted by the Duchess Strickland, a woman once…

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  • The Girls Weekend: A Novel

    The Girls Weekend: A Novel

    Jody Gehrman

    June Moody, a thirty-something English professor, just wants to get away from her recent breakup and reunite with girlfriends over summer break. Her old friend and longtime nemesis Sadie MacTavish, a mega-successful author, invites June and her college friends to a baby shower at her sprawling estate in the San…

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  • Beating About the Bush

    Beating About the Bush

    M. C. Beaton

    Agatha Raisin in Beating About the Bush. When private detective Agatha Raisin comes across a severed leg in a roadside hedge, it looks like she is about to become involved in a particularly gruesome murder. Looks, however, can be deceiving, as Agatha discovers when she is employed to investigate a…

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  • A Beautiful Corpse

    A Beautiful Corpse

    Christi Daugherty

    From Christi Daugherty, author of The Echo Killing, comes another pulse-pounding suspenseful thriller featuring crime reporter Harper McClain. For a woman, being killed by someone who claims to love her is the most ordinary murder of all. With its antebellum houses and ancient oak trees draped in a veil of…

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  • The Sea of Lost Girls

    The Sea of Lost Girls

    Carol Goodman

    In the tradition of Daphne du Maurier, Shari Lapena, and Michelle Richmond comes a new thriller from the bestselling author of The Lake of Dead Languages-a twisty, harrowing story set at a prestigious prep school in which one woman's carefully hidden past might destroy her future. Tess has worked hard…

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  • Once Chosen

    Once Chosen

    Blake Pierce

    "A masterpiece of thriller and mystery! The author did a magnificent job developing characters with a psychological side that is so well described that we feel inside their minds, follow their fears and cheer for their success. The plot is very intelligent and will keep you entertained throughout the book.…

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  • The German Heiress

    The German Heiress

    Anika Scott

    "Meticulously researched and plotted like a noir thriller, The German Heiress tells a different story of WWII— of characters grappling with their own guilt and driven by the question of what they could have done to change the past." —Jessica Shattuck, New York Times bestselling author of The Women in…

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  • The Perfect Lie

    The Perfect Lie

    Adam Croft

    What if you were framed for a murder you didn't commit? Amy Walker lives the perfect family life with her husband and two young sons. Until a knock at the door turns their lives upside down. It's the police. Her father-in-law is dead and they're arresting

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  • The Perfect Lie

    The Perfect Lie

    Karen Osman

    *This title is part of the hoopla BONUS BORROWS COLLECTION! For a limited time, this is one of 1000+ titles you can borrow without using any of your monthly hoopla Borrows!* Nothing has felt right since she told the lie... Claire Carmichael leads a charmed life. She has two beautiful…

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  • Sister Dear

    Sister Dear

    Hannah Mary Mckinnon

    Beauty. Wealth. Success. She's got it all. And it all should've been mine. When Eleanor Hardwicke's beloved father dies, her world is further shattered by a gut-wrenching secret: the man she's grieving isn't really her dad. Eleanor was the product of an affair and her biological father is still out…

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  • These Women

    These Women

    Ivy Pochoda

    A Recommended Book FromThe New York Times Book Review * The Washington Post * Vogue * Entertainment Weekly * Marie Claire * Vulture * The Minneapolis Star-Tribune * LitHub * Crime Reads * PopSugarFrom the award-winning author of Wonder Valley and Visitation Street comes a serial killer story like you've…

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