Truth or Die by James Patterson, Howard Roughan

By James Patterson, Howard Roughan

The fact will set you free-if it doesn't kill you first.
After a significant specialist stumble, lawyer Trevor Mann can have ultimately hit his stride. He's came across happiness together with his female friend Claire Parker, a gorgeous, formidable journalist regularly at the hunt for a scoop. but if Claire's most modern tale results in a violent disagreement, Trevor's newly peaceable lifestyles is shattered as he attempts to determine why.
Chasing Claire's leads, Trevor finds facts of a stunning mystery that-if it truly exists-every executive and 17 november around the globe may do something to own. all at once it's as much as Trevor, besides a teenage genius who provides new desiring to the word "too clever for his personal good," to ensure that mystery doesn't fall into the incorrect fingers. yet Trevor is ready to find that sturdy and evil can glance much alike, and not anything is ever black and white: now not even the reality.

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Any Bitter Thing by Monica Wood

By Monica Wood

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Any sour factor, Wood's terrific novel, is her breakout booklet, a well timed, gripping, and compassionate story of relatives, religion, and deeply hidden truths.

One of its maximum strengths is its non-stop skill to defy expectancies. It's no longer what you're thinking that. it's worse. Lizzy Mitchell used to be raised from the age of 2 through her uncle, a Catholic priest. while she used to be 9, he used to be falsely accused of improprieties together with her and brushed off from his church, and she or he used to be despatched away to boarding university.

Now thirty years previous and in a failing marriage, she is almost killed in a site visitors twist of fate. What she discovers while she units out to discover the truths surrounding the coincidence and concerning the accusations that resulted in her uncle's dying does greater than swap her existence. With deft perception into the snares of the human center, Monica wooden has written an intimate and emotionally expansive novel packed with knowing and wish.

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Rewind to You by Laura Johnston

By Laura Johnston

One final summer season ahead of university on appealing Tybee Island is meant to assist Sienna fail to remember. yet how can she? this is often the place her relations spent each summer time at the start replaced, sooner than the area as she knew it was once ripped away.

But the prior isn't simply left in the back of. in particular whilst Sienna retains having episodes that take her again to the evening she desires to overlook. even if she meets the mysterious Austin Dobbs, the fellow with the serious blue eyes, athlete's physique, and weak spot for pralines who scooped her out of hassle while she blacked out on River Street.

When she's with Austin, Sienna feels an entire new international establishing as much as her. Austin has secrets and techniques, and she or he has background. yet stuck among the prior and the long run, Sienna can nonetheless decide on what occurs now...

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Nothing To Lose by Christina Jones

By Christina Jones

At the loss of life of her grandfather, Jasmine inherits his bookie's pitch at a greyhound stadium. April, a unmarried mom, has been doing any paintings she will be able to get to outlive. until eventually at some point, in lieu of check, she is given Cair Paravel, allegedly a champion greyhound. quickly, the 2 girls, and the boys they're concerned with, will meet . . .

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Constance:or Solitary Practices (Avignon Quintet, Book 3) by Lawrence Durrell

By Lawrence Durrell

With the second one global struggle in complete fury, Constance needs to discover the psyche of a mad global that allows you to shop herself and people closest to her within the 3rd quantity of the Avignon Quintet

Durrell's appealing Avignon Quintet maintains with this harrowing, tumultuous installment. the following the protagonist is Constance, a psychoanalyst and mystic suffering for readability in an international on hearth with warfare, hatred, and inexplicable brutality. Her quest for sanity takes her during the deserts of Egypt (and into the hands of the chief of a suicide cult), via war-ravaged Poland, and at last into old Avignon. within the fields of southern France, Constance sees a spiritual historic drama come to a close—a mysterious narrative that all started with the Knights Templar and ends with Hitler's mad seize for strength.

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The Spinning Heart: A Novel by Donal Ryan

By Donal Ryan

Within the aftermath of Ireland's monetary cave in, risky tensions floor in an Irish city. As violence flares, the characters face a conflict among public character and internal wishes. via a refrain of precise voices, every one suffering to inform their very own type of fact, a unmarried genuine story unfolds.

The Spinning middle speaks for modern eire like no different novel. Wry, susceptible, all-too human, it captures the language and spirit of rural eire and with uncanny notion articulates the phrases and innovations of a iteration. Technically bold and evocative of Patrick McCabe and J.M. Synge, this novel of small-town lifestyles is witty, darkish and sweetly poignant.

Donal Ryan's brilliantly discovered debut broadcasts a beautiful new voice in fiction.

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In the Country of Last Things by Paul Auster

By Paul Auster

In a far off and unsettling destiny, Anna Blume is on a challenge in an unnamed urban of chaos and catastrophe. Its destitute population scavenge rubbish for meals and preserve, no exists, and an elusive executive presents not anything yet corruption. Anna wades throughout the grime to discover her long-lost brother, a one-time journalist who may well or will not be alive.

New York Times-bestselling writer Paul Auster (The long island Trilogy) exhibits us a worrying Hobbesian society during this dystopian, post-apocalyptic novel.

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Rosens Navn by Umberto Eco

By Umberto Eco

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Den lærde franciscaner William fra Baskerville og hans elev Adso befinner seg i et benedictinerkloster i Italia i år 1327. Hver dag i en uke finner guy en myrdet munk, og William må løse klosterets gåte. Sentralt i gåten står klosterets mektige og hemmelighetsfulle bibliotek. William samler bevis etter bevis, tolker kryptiske og kodede manuskripter og fører leseren rett i klosterets hemmelige labyrint. Boken er filmatisert.

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Umberto Ecos fantastiske roman om de mystiske mordene i et italiensk kloster i år 1327 har blitt en klassiker i verdenslitteraturen. Romanen kan leses som en fascinerende kriminalhistorie, en storslagen og sinnrik historisk skildring fra middelalderen, en førsteklasses underholdningsroman i den gotisk skrekkromanens tradisjon med skumle borger og klostre, eller som en kjærlighetserklæring til Boken. Oversatt av Carsten Middelthon.Umberto Eco (f. 1932) er professor i semiotikk ved universitetet i Bologna. Han har utgitt flere romaner, teoretiske verk, kronikker og essays. Ecos mest kjente roman er "Rosens navn" (1980). I 2002 kommer "Baudolino" som er hans fjerde roman.

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Dubrovačka trilogija by Ivo Vojnović

By Ivo Vojnović

Dubrovačka trilogija is a play written through a Croatian author Ivo Vojnović.

Triptih Iva Vojnovića nastao u Dubrovniku u periodu od 1895. do 1901. godine, najuspjelije djelo ovog pisca koje govori od padu Dubrovačke Republike, jedna od najljepših i najkvalitetnijih drama hrvatske književnosti uopće, „nenadmašno dramsko djelo kojim bi se ponosila svaka književnost” (Miodrag Ibrović – predgovor „Dubrovačkoj Trilogiji”, Srpska književna zadruga, 1927.)

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