In the mood for exciting new listens? From spine-chilling thrillers and heartwarming love stories to thought-provoking literary fiction and adventurous sci-fi, the books on this week’s list will keep you listening all weekend long.
A thrilling debut in the style of Crichton or A.G. Riddle, Resistant imagines a chilling—and entirely plausible—future where antibiotics don't work, and weaves adventure, romance, and science into a thrilling chase for a cure.
25 years ago, a group of 9th graders produced a Saturday Night Live–style videotape to cheer up their ailing friend. It had a lasting impact: Becca laughed her way through recovery, and the group—Jordana, Seth, Holly, and Lex—became her supporting cast for life. On the silver anniversary of Becca Night Live, the friends reunite—but nothing goes as planned.
As Joyce Novak’s daughter, Marnie, completes medical school and looks ahead to a surgical internship, her wedding, and a future filled with promise, a breast cancer diagnosis throws Joyce’s own future into doubt. Always the caregiver, Joyce feels uncomfortable in the patient role, especially with her husband and daughter.
Jaded New York City Public Defender Liana Cohen would give anything to have one client in whom she can believe. Dozens of hardened criminals and repeat offenders have chipped away at her faith in both herself and the system. Her boyfriend Jakob’s high-powered law firm colleagues see her do-gooder job as a joke, which only adds to the increasing strain in their relationship.
Valeria Vose: A Novel takes a reader deep inside the cultural and emotional life of a 1970’s southern woman. Privileged, approaching age forty, her “perfect” life is shattered. Determined to survive, she’s forced to confront all preconceived values and expectations in order to find a path toward creative, spiritual independence and her true identity.
The sun vanished and darkness fell in the middle of the day. A dark shadow falls over the island of Kauai. Then the meteors begin to fall. Live news coverage shows a local anchorman fleeing from his hillside vantage point. His muffled screams are the last thing anyone hears before the signal is lost...
She swore to protect her kingdom… And he swore to destroy it. Riley is lithe and fast, her tongue every bit as sharp as her sword. She’s a new-age knight pledged to keep her King and countrymen safe.
One night alone together will change the course of their future… but can any man as proud as Mr. Darcy be expected to offer for the same woman a second time? Named one of More Agreeably Engaged’s Best Books of 2018. Now available on Audible and Kindle Unlimited!
Love is hard when you're green. Dr. Franklin Stein gave up on love after he fell into a vat of experimental dye and ended up green from head to toe. But on Halloween night, he just might meet a special woman who can accept him as he is. Sweeter than candy corn, this novella has more treats than tricks.
Like Sherlock Holmes? Meet the sexy, psychic version. Picked up as a suspect in the Wedding Murders, Black faces off with profiler Miri, who finds herself strangely drawn to him. When he confronts her about her own “peculiar insight,” she enters his bizarre world, joining a game of cat and mouse with a vicious killer who might just be Black himself
Single Mother ✔ Dead Father ✔ Motherless Childhood ✔ Librarian ✔ Black Rimmed Glasses to Fit the Job Description ✔ The Biggest A-hole in the World for an Ex ✔✔ I needed closure from my past—my father's death in particular. But what happens next wasn't anything I expected, and I owe it all to one man, a president of the Sacred Sinners MC.
The award-winning start to the crime thriller series! James Gaffney is paid to kill children... only he saves them instead. But when one of them, now all grown up, reappears very much alive, it becomes a big problem in his life.
Angels of the Appalachians is the story of two women who meet in 1980, gray-haired Erma telling her life story to Annie, a young college student. The tale she tells is also of two women, and their adventures beginning in the coalfields of Red Ash, growing up near Thurmond, and eventually finding their way to Charleston in 1915.
Former CIA operative turned mercenary for hire Ryan Decker’s specialty is rescuing kidnap victims. Hired by an influential US senator to liberate her daughter from a human-trafficking ring, Decker never anticipated sabotage or that the assault could go so disastrously wrong. The hostage is dead. His team is wiped out, and so are their families, including Decker’s own wife and son.