Santa Olivia

Author: Jacqueline Carey ISBN: 9780446198172 Pages: 341 Description: Lushly written with rich and vivid characters, SANTA OLIVIA is Jacqueline Carey’s take on comic book superheroes and the classic werewolf myth. Loup Garron was born and raised in Santa Olivia, an isolated, disenfranchised town next to a US military base inside a DMZ buffer zone between Texas and Mexico. A fugitive …

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

Author: Roxane Gay ISBN: 9780062362599 Pages: 306 Description: From the bestselling author of Bad Feminist: a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself “I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be safe. I buried the girl I …

Title: The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories

Author: Marina Keegan ISBN: 9781476753621 Pages: 241 Description: The instant New York Times bestseller and publishing phenomenon: Marina Keegan’s posthumous collection of award-winning essays and stories “sparkles with talent, humanity, and youth” (O, The Oprah Magazine). Marina Keegan’s star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was …

Starlight

Author: Astrid Cooper ISBN: 9781554871445 Pages: 352 Description: Samantha Sinclair will never trust another man, but her friends decide to lure her out of her celibacy with a special Christmas gift-a night with a sensualator. John-Kuno is no ordinary man. He takes Sam away from her fears, her homogenized, synthesized existence and introduces her to the enigmatic, sensual world of …

Love Wins: A Book About Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of Every Person Who Ever Lived

Author: Rob Bell ISBN: 9780062049643 Pages: 202 Description: Millions of Christians have struggled with how to reconcile God’s love and God’s judgment: Has God created billions of people over thousands of years only to select a few to go to heaven and everyone else to suffer forever in hell? Is this acceptable to God? How is this « good news »? Troubling …

Title: Debriefing the President: The Interrogation of Saddam Hussein

Author: John Nixon ISBN: 9780399575815 Pages: 272 Description: In December 2003, after one of the largest, most aggressive manhunts in history, US military forces captured Iraqi president Saddam Hussein near his hometown of Tikrit. Beset by body-double rumors and false alarms during a nine-month search, the Bush administration needed positive identification of the prisoner before it could make the announcement …

The Law of Attraction

Author: N.M. Silber ISBN: 9780989598415 Pages: Description: Once upon a time, two lawyers fell in love … Gabrielle Ginsberg was a public defender with plenty of nerve and Braden Pierce was an assistant district attorney with a whole lot of swagger. Gabrielle wanted Braden and Braden wanted Gabrielle.And Cameron wanted Gabrielle.And Marla wanted Braden.And Cole wanted Gabrielle. And Mrs. Mason …

Title: War and Decision: Inside the Pentagon at the Dawn of the War on Terrorism

Author: Douglas J. Feith ISBN: 9780060899738 Pages: 674 Description: Douglas J. Feith, the Bush Administration’s most influential and controversial international policy strategist, offers an intimate, you-are-there chronicle of the planning of the War on Terror. A highly influential international policy analyst for more than a quarter century before joining the Bush Administration in 2001, Feith worked closely with Rumsfeld, Paul …

#Nerd

Author: Cambria Hebert ISBN: Pages: 530 Description: Two people from completely different worlds are about to be thrown together… In more ways than one. She wants to keep her scholarship. He wants to stay on the team. An awkward alliance doesn’t even begin to cover Rimmel and Romeo’s relationship. But that’s about to change. It starts with a dare. An …

The Dragon’s Path

Author: Daniel Abraham ISBN: 9781841498874 Pages: 555 Description: All paths lead to war… Marcus’ hero days are behind him. He knows too well that even the smallest war still means somebody’s death. When his men are impressed into a doomed army, staying out of a battle he wants no part of requires some unorthodox steps. Cithrin is an orphan, ward …