Finders Creepers

Finders Creepers

Derek Fridolfs

Derek Fridolfs

Twins Atticus and Esmeralda Fetch are the best pet finders in Thorns Hollow — a town where people have a lot of pets, and those pets often get lost. But when a lost dog leads them to an old, Victorian house on the edge of town, the twins find their world turned upside down. This creepy house contains a portal that leads to a whole other world — a world where mythical creatures like trolls, fairies, and dragons are real.The secrets this mythical world contains are bigger than these kids could ever imagine. Secrets that could threaten to destroy the world as we know it. Now, Minerva, Atticus, and yes, their canine companion will have to work together if they want to save our world, and the world beyond the portal!Using a mix of prose, artifacts, and comics, the Eisner Award-nominated and New York Times bestselling team of Derek Fridolfs and Dustin Nguyen creates a fantasy-based middle-grade series that's simultaneously eerie, very funny, and wondrously...
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Case of the One-Eyed Tiger

Case of the One-Eyed Tiger

Jeffrey M. Poole

Fantasy / Mystery / Humor and Comedy

When a shocking murder shatters the tranquility of a sleepy Oregon town, and a priceless sculpture turns up missing, all fingers soon start pointing at new resident Zack Anderson.Armed with a determination to clear his name, Zack sets out to solve the case with the help of a feisty canine companion with an uncanny ability to sniff out clues.With evidence mounting against him, can Zack identify the killer and locate the missing sculpture before he ends up in the doghouse?
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Squeeze Me

Squeeze Me

Carl Hiaasen

Literature & Fiction / Outdoors & Nature / Nonfiction

From the best-selling author of Skinny Dip and Razor Girl, a new novel that captures the Trump era with Hiaasen's inimitable savage humor and wonderful, eccentric characters. A surefire best seller.Carl Hiaasen's Squeeze Me is set among the landed gentry of Palm Beach. A prominent high-society matron—who happens to be a fierce supporter of the President and founding member of the POTUSSIES—has gone missing at a swank gala. When the wealthy dowager, Kiki Pew Fitzsimmons, is later found dead in a concrete grave, panic and chaos erupt. The President immediately declares that Kiki Pew was the victim of rampaging immigrant hordes. This, as it turns out, is far from the truth. Meanwhile a bizarre discovery in the middle of the road brings the First Lady's motorcade to a grinding halt (followed by some grinding between the First Lady and a lovestruck Secret Service agent). Enter Angie Armstrong, wildlife wrangler extraordinaire, who arrives at...
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The Secret Runners

The Secret Runners

Matthew Reilly

Mystery & Thrillers

You can't buy your way out of the end of the world in this edge-of-your-seat adventure from an internationally bestselling author. Gossip Girl meets Mad Max in this breakneck thriller where the line between rich and poor is the line between life and death.Rich vs. Poor. Life vs. Death.When Skye Rogers and her twin brother, Red, move to Manhattan, rumors of a coming global apocalypse are building. But the ultra-wealthy young elites at their prestigious school keep partying like there's no tomorrow—while the city around them starts to fall apart.Then Skye and Red are invited to join the Secret Runners, an exclusive group that has access to horrifying truths about the future. Can that insider information save them? Or is this the only time even one-percenters can't buy their way to safety?
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The Great American Drug Deal

The Great American Drug Deal

Peter Kolchinsky

Peter Kolchinsky

Developing life-changing drugs is risky and expensive—but that's not what makes them unaffordable. Drug pricing is a staple of every news cycle and political debate. And while we've struggled for decades to agree on solutions that serve all patients without jeopardizing the invention of new medicines, many Americans suffer because they can't afford the drugs they need.Do we really have to choose between affordability and innovation?In The Great American Drug Deal, scientist and industry expert Peter Kolchinsky answers this question with a decisive No. The pharmaceutical industry's commitment to creating new lifesaving drugs destined to become inexpensive generics can be balanced by the healthcare system's commitment to making those drugs affordable for all patients—a Biotech Social Contract. Through deep research and compelling stories of breakthroughs and breakdowns, Kolchinsky presents solutions for striking a balance that are...
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Cat Me If You Can

Cat Me If You Can

Miranda James

Miranda James

Charlie Harris, along with his feline companion, finally decide to take a bookish vacation, but unfortunately, murder never takes a holiday in this all-new installment of the New York Times bestselling series.Charlie and Diesel, along with Charlie's partner, Helen Louise Brady, are heading to western North Carolina to spend a week at a boutique hotel on the grounds of a luxurious estate and participate in a gathering of a mystery reader's club. The group is composed of patrons of the Athena Public Library, and in addition to seeing the local sights, the members will take turns giving talks on their favorite authors. The Ducote sisters, friends of the owners of the hotel, are helping underwrite the week's expenses, and they insisted that Charlie, Helen, and Diesel join them. Anxious to get Helen Louise away from her bistro for a vacation, Charlie readily agrees. While Charlie is looking forward to relaxing and spending time with Helen Louise and Diesel, other...
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False to Any Man

False to Any Man

Leslie Ford

Leslie Ford

FALSE TO ANY MAN A beautiful blonde with strange eyes — and stranger schemes... A young redhead in danger of losing the only man she could ever love... A powerful lawyer with something he had to hide, even from himself... Suddenly, all of them were caught up in a series of horrifying murders by a killer who must be living secretly in their midst. "A humdinger...full of eerie atmosphere." —New York World Telegram "The best collaboration to date between Colonel Primrose... and Mrs. Grace Latham .The suspense grows by leaps and bounds." —New York Herald Tribune
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Murder in the O.P.M.

Murder in the O.P.M.

Leslie Ford

Leslie Ford

In the middle of the night, struggling B actor Glenn Harley gets a hysterical phone call from starlet Nancy Rhymer. She needs Harley to come over to her house immediately. Harley, who always has secretly longed for Nancy Rhymer, jumps out of bed and drives quickly to her home. Once there, he discovers she has knifed a semi-famous actor to death "in self defense" and needs Harley's help to clean things up to protect her from scandal. His affection for the actress is too strong to refuse and he ends up burying the corpse along with it's belongings. Of course as he is digging the grave, we know he is actually digging himself deeper and deeper into a world of blackmail, disloyalty, and hunted persecution.
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Moonlit Magic

Moonlit Magic

T. M. Cromer

T. M. Cromer

She refuses to be drawn in by his seductive charm... Liz Thorne has suppressed her impulsive nature for the last four years because her one reckless weekend ended in heartache. Now, the dangerous, sexy man who tempts her inner bad girl is back, and he's trying his damnedest to bring the wild child out to play. He's been unable to forget her... Since the day Rafe Xuereb was recalled for his Witches' Council duties, he's lived with regret. Despite his magical skills, he's been unable to find the one woman who turned his world on its head. Through a twist of fate, Liz lands on his doorstep with his termination papers, and Rafe can't be more delighted. A new enemy threatens to destroy them... An unknown mystical force arises and begins to drain the Thornes of their magic. It has the potential to reduce the all-powerful witches to mere mortals, making them...
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