Beloved author Brunonia Barry returns to the world of THE LACE
READER with this spellbinding new thriller, a complex brew of
suspense, seduction and murder.
When a teenage boy dies suspiciously on Halloween night, Salem's
chief of police, John Rafferty, now married to gifted lace reader
Towner Whitney, wonders if there is a connection between his death
and Salem’s most notorious cold case, a triple homicide
dubbed "The Goddess Murders," in which three young women, all
descended from accused Salem witches, were slashed on Halloween
night in 1989.
From the author of the forthcoming book, Valiant
Ambition, the riveting and critically acclaimed bestseller,
soon to be a major motion picture starring Chris Hemsworth,
directed by Ron Howard, premiering on December 11, 2015
Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Ben Whishaw, and Brendan
Gleeson will star in a new film based on this National Book
Award–winning account of the true events behind Moby
From the perilous ocean crossing to the shared bounty of the first
Thanksgiving, the Pilgrim settlement of New England has become
enshrined as our most sacred national myth. Yet, as bestselling
author Nathaniel Philbrick reveals in his spellbinding new book,
the true story of the Pilgrims is much more than the well-known
tale of piety and sacrifice; it is a fifty-five-year epic that is
at once tragic, heroic, exhilarating, and profound.
The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It
is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the
black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique
experience full of breathtaking amazements. It is called Le
Cirque des Rêves, and it is only open at night.
For fans of Jennifer Holm (Penny from Heaven, Turtle in
Paradise), a heartfelt and unforgettable middle-grade novel
about an irresistible girl and her family, tragic change, and the
healing power of love and friendship. In 1972 home is a cozy nest
on Cape Cod for eleven-year-old Naomi “Chirp”
Orenstein, her older sister, Rachel; her psychiatrist father; and
her dancer mother.
A knock on Spenser's office door can only mean one thing. a new
case. This time the visitor is a local lawyer with an interesting
story. Elizabeth Shaw specializes in wills and trusts at the Boston
law firm of Shaw & Cartwright, and over the years she's
developed a friendship with wives of very wealthy men.
“Alice is cast in the mold of a character created by an
earlier Alcott, the passionate and spunky Jo March. A refreshingly
old-fashioned heroine, she makes THE DARING LADIES OF LOWELL
appealing” --The New York Times Book Review
“Offers up a compelling slice of both feminist and Industrial
Age history”--Christian Science Monitor
From the New York Times bestselling author
of THE DRESSMAKER comes a moving historical novel about a bold
young woman drawn to the looms of Lowell, Massachusetts--and to the
one man with whom she has no business falling in love.