New Titles for Adult Standing Order Fiction

October 24, 2014

 

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As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust: A Flavia De Luce Novel
Bradley, Alan
Banished! is how twelve-year-old Flavia de Luce laments her predicament, when her father and Aunt Felicity ship her off to Miss Bodycote’s Female Academy, the boarding school that her mother, Harriet, once attended across the sea in Canada. Rumors swirl that Miss Bodycote’s is haunted, and that several girls have disappeared without a trace. When it comes to solving multiple mysteries, Flavia is up to the task—but her true destiny has yet to be revealed.

All Fall Down
Weiner, Jennifer
Struggling with the demands of her job, distant husband, spoiled daughter, and Alzheimer’s patient father, Allison becomes addicted to painkillers and lands in rehab, where she confronts incompatible recovery techniques, barely trained counselors, and her own denial.

The Assassination Option
Griffin, W. E. B./ Butterworth, William E.
Promoted and placed in charge of a top-secret spy operation for a fledgling Central Intelligence Agency, James Cronley discovers links between the former German intelligence chief and the Mossad before receiving shocking intelligence from an undercover agent.

The Marriage Charm
Miller, Linda Lael
After a group of women in Bliss County make a pact to find husbands, jewelry designer Melody Nolan tries to determine whether or not police chief Spence Hogan, a notorious charmer, is marriage material.

The Body Snatchers Affair: A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery
Muller, Marcia/ Pronzini, Bill
Conducting a dual investigation in the opium dens of Chinatown, Sabina Carpenter and John Quincannon search for missing millionaires against a backdrop of a brewing tong war. By the award-winning authors of The Bughouse Affair.

A Steadfast Heart
Peterson, Tracie
Refusing to consider an arranged marriage to her wealthy father’s older business partner, Lenore unexpectedly falls for Chicago lawyer Kolbein, who has arrived in Seattle to prevent his sister from becoming a mail-order bride.

Private Vegas
Patterson, James / Paetro, Maxine
Las Vegas is a city of contradictions: seedy and glamorous, secretive and wild, Vegas attracts people of all kinds–especially those with a secret to hide, or a life to leave behind. It’s the perfect location for Lester Olsen’s lucrative business. He gets to treat gorgeous, young women to five-star restaurants, splashy shows, and limo rides–and then he teaches them how to kill.
Struggling with the demands of her job, distant husband, spoiled daughter, and Alzheimer’s patient father, Allison becomes addicted to painkillers and lands in rehab, where she confronts incompatible recovery techniques, barely trained counselors, and her own denial.

All Fall Down
Weiner, Jennifer
Struggling with the demands of her job, distant husband, spoiled daughter, and Alzheimer’s patient father, Allison becomes addicted to painkillers and lands in rehab, where she confronts incompatible recovery techniques, barely trained counselors, and her own denial.

 

Posted by Jenifer Brown

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