The stand-in by Kate Clemens — Diva movie star Jayne Cooper needs to know how real people live to get a role. So when she stumbles across her look-alike Mary Lynn McLellan working as a cashier at the Food Barn, she convinces her to switch lives.
Undead and unwed by MaryJanice Davidson — Betsy Taylor’s birthday isn’t going well. She got laid off, her party was postponed, and she died. But when she wakes up in a coffin dressed in a cheap pink suit and knock-off shoes (where are her Manolo Blahniks?!?), she realizes her bad luck has just begun.
Savannah blues : a novel by Mary Kay Andrews — Antique “picker” “Weezie” Foley is still angry that ex-husband Talmadge got her painstakingly restored Savannah townhouse in the divorce. So finding the dead body of Talmadge’s new girlfriend casts suspicion on her.
Slave to fashion : a novel by Rebecca Campbell — Katie Castle has the perfect flat (her boyfriend’s place) and the perfect job working for a fashion designer (her boyfriend’s mother). But she can’t help wanting one last fling. If you liked Confessions Of A Shopaholic, try this one.
In the forests of the night by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
Demon in my view by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
Bloodline : a novel by Kate Cary
High school bites : the Lucy chronicles by Liza Conrad
Surfacing [by] Margaret Atwood by Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-
The glass lake by Maeve Binchy
Lake news : a novel by Barbara Delinsky
A yellow raft in blue water by Michael Dorris
Amazing love by Mae Nunn
Another homecoming by Janette Oke and T. Davis Bunn
The beloved land by Janette Oke & T. Davis Bunn
The affectionate adversary by Catherine Palmer
Empty ever after : a Moe Prager mystery by Reed Farrel Coleman
Soul patch : a Moe Prager mystery by Reed Farrel Coleman
The dramatist by Ken Bruen
The Lincoln lawyer : a novel by Michael Connelly
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
The road by Cormac McCarthy
March by Geraldine Brooks
The windup girl by Paolo Bacigalupi
Powers by Ursula K. Le Guin
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel by Michael Chabon
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The delicate storm by Giles Blunt
Cimarron rose by a novel by James Lee Burke
Bones : an Irene Kelly mystery by Jan Burke
150 facts about grieving children by Erin Linn
On glorious wings : the best flying stories of the century by edited and introduced by Stephen Coonts
Up in the air by Walter Kirn
Summerland by Michael Chabon
Dear American Airlines by Jonathan Miles
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