Here are some of the books that will be released tomorrow, October 27, 2009. Click one the links to reserve your copy!
Last Night in Twisted River by John Irving A trio of tragic events … exiles widower and camp cook Dominic Baciagalupo and his son Danny from a mid-century logging outpost called Twisted River. They leave behind the Bunyan-esque lumberjack Ketchum–a gruff, eccentric, dyed-in-the-wool Yankee–who remains their sole connection to the past. What’s next neither father nor son knows…(Amazon)
True Blue by David Baldacci Mason “Mace” Perry was a firebrand cop on the D.C. police force until she was kidnapped and framed for a crime. She lost everything-her badge, her career, her freedom-and spent two years in prison. Now she’s back on the outside and focused on one mission: to be a cop once more. (from the publisher)
Angel Time by Anne Rice Anne Rice returns (with) a metaphysical thriller about angels and assassins. The novel opens in the present. At its center: Toby O’Dare—a contract killer of underground fame on assignment to kill once again. A soulless soul, a dead man walking, he lives under a series of aliases… (from the publisher)
Grave Secret by Charlaine Harris Lightning-struck sleuth Harper Connelly and her stepbrother Tolliver take a break from looking for the dead to visit the two little girls they both think of as sisters. But, as always happens when they travel to Texas, memories of their horrible childhood resurface. (from the publisher)
You Better Not Cry by Augusten Burroughs Burroughs has, and in this caustically funny, nostalgic, poignant, and moving collection he recounts Christmases past and present—as only he could. With gimleteyed wit and illuminated prose, Augusten shows how the holidays bring out the worst in us and sometimes, just sometimes, the very, very best. (from the publisher)
– posted by Sonia, Readers’ Services