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Latest Bestseller Club Holds

first dateFirst Date by Melody Carlson [Oct 2013]
Five high school friends start a secret club they call the DG (Dating Game), to get dates for Homecoming. The things they learn about boys and dating will stick with them throughout high school.

command authorityCommand Authority by Tom Clancy [Dec 2013]
There’s a new strong man in Russia but his rise to power is based on a dark secret hidden in the past. The clue to the mystery lies with a most unexpected source, President Jack Ryan.

cellCell by Robin Cook [Jan 2014]
The smartphone is poised to take on a new role in medicine, as a fully customizable personal physician capable of diagnosing and treating. It is called iDoc, and beta tests are resulting in dead patients. Is it possible that iDoc is being subverted by hackers and that the U.S. government is involved in a cover-up?

mirageMirage by Clive Cussler [Nov 2013]
In October 1943, a U.S. destroyer sailed out of Philadelphia and supposedly vanished, the result of a Navy experiment with electromagnetic radiation. The story was considered a hoax–but now there is talk of a new weapon soon to be auctioned, something very dangerous to America’s interests, and the rumors link it to the great inventor Nikola Tesla, who was working with the Navy when he died in 1943. Are his notes in the hands of enemies?

hazardous dutyHazardous Duty by W.E.B. Griffin [Dec 2013]
Mexican drug cartels are shooting up the streets of Laredo and El Paso. Somali pirates are holding three U.S. tankers for ransom. The President is fed up and has a bright idea–put Colonel Charley Castillo and his men on the case. It’s sure to be hazardous duty.

death tradeThe Death Trade by Jack Higgins [Dec 2013]
An eminent Iranian scientist has made a breakthrough in nuclear weapons research, but he can’t stand the thought of his regime owning the bomb. He would run if he could, but if he does, his family dies. Sean Dillon and Sara Gideon think there might be a way to pull off an escape.

bull riverRobert B. Parker’s Bull River by Robert Knott [Jan 2014]
Itinerant lawmen Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch are back in the saddle. When a robbery suspect is found severely beaten it’s a murderer they’ve hunted down who becomes the key to their investigation. Cole and Hitch are soon on the trail of the money, two calculating brothers, and the daughter of Saint Louis’s most prominent millionaire in a story that brings revenge to a whole new level.

innocenceInnocence by Dean Koontz [Dec 2013]
Something more than chance brings together an exile from society and a fugitive in a world whose hour of reckoning is approaching.

river roadRiver Road by Jayne Ann Krentz [Jan 2014]
It’s been thirteen years since Lucy Sheridan was in Summer River. Lucy now works for a private investigation firm as a forensic genealogist, while her old friend Mason has quit the police force to run a successful security firm with his brother. Mason saved Lucy once and he’ll save her again, but this time, she insists on playing a role in her own rescue . . .

bourne retributionRobert Ludlum’s The Bourne Retribution by Eric Lustbader [Dec 2013]
Jason Bourne is after the man who ordered the murder of Rebeka. As he plans on avenging the woman he loved, he also moves ever closer to his own death . . .

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Worthy Brown’s Daughter by Phillip Margolin [Jan 2014]
Phillip Margolin explores intriguing new territory in Worthy Brown’s Daughter, a compelling historical drama, set in nineteenth-century Oregon, that combines a heartbreaking story of slavery and murder with classic Margolin plot twists.

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Forget Me Not by Fern Michaels [Dec 2013]
With a popular comic strip, card line, and children’s cartoon to her name, Lucy Brighton should be in a happy place. But the ache of a cold, lonely childhood lingers on. Then Lucy receives a call that her parents have been killed in a car crash and she realizes how little she actually knew about their lives.

secret santaSecret Santa by Fern Michaels [Oct 2013]
A compilation of Christmas stories, by Fern Michaels and three others.

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Sabrina’s Man by Gilbert Morris [Dec 2013]
Sabrina’s pampered life comes to a screeching halt when a vile conman steals away her younger sister. When her daddy’s money can’t buy justice, Sabrina takes matters into her own hands on a wild west adventure.

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Private L.A. by James Patterson [Feb 2014]
Private Jack Morgan investigates the disappearance of the biggest superstar couple in Hollywood. Thom and Jennifer Harlow are the perfect couple, with three perfect children. But as Jack uncovers clues, the Golden Couple starts to look a little tarnished.

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All Things Hidden by Tracie Peterson [Jan 2014]
Gwyn Hillerman acts as a nurse at her father’s medical practice in 1935 rural Alaska. Dr. Jeremiah Vaughan finds his life suddenly turned upside down when his medical license is stripped away after he loses an affluent patient. As the two families intertwine, more and more secrets are revealed.

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Hunted by Karen Robards [Dec 2013]
Caroline Wallace is one of New Orleans PD’s top hostage negotiators, but this time, the hostages include her boss and the mayor. And the hostage taker is an extremely dangerous former co-worker.

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Dark Witch by Nora Roberts [Nov 2013]
With indifferent parents, Iona Sheehan grew up craving devotion and acceptance. She finds solace in the land of Ireland, but an ancient evil has wound its way around Iona’s family tree and must be defeated. Family and friends will fight with each other and for each other to keep the promise of hope alive.

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Standup Guy by Stuart Woods [Jan 2014]
Stone Barrington’s newest client does not seem the type to bring mayhem in his wake. A polite, well-deported gentleman, he comes to Stone seeking legal expertise on an unusual and potentially lucrative dilemma. Stone points him in the right direction and sends him on his way, but it’s soon clear Stone hasn’t seen the end of the case.

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Start Your Reading List for 2013

Below are some new releases from best-selling authors coming early in 2013. Click on the links to place a hold.

Calculated in Death by J.D. RobbEve Dallas knows a beloved wife and mother’s death isn’t a random mugging, but to unravel the clues she may need to use herself as bait. Coming February 2013.
Storyteller by Jodi Picoult – Sage Singer befriends a beloved community member and then she is asked to kill him. When she finds out what he’s done, she just may think he deserves it. Coming February 2013.
River Palace by Gilbert Morris – The Civil War has ended and two soldiers from different sides have teamed up to travel the Mighty Mississippi. Their travels get quite interesting when they stumble across a band of gypsies. Coming January 2013.
Chance by Karen Kingsbury – Years ago, Ellie and Nolan wrote letters to each other and buried them under their favorite tree. Their promise was to return 11 years later to read them – but will they take that chance after years of separation? Coming March 2013.
Guilt by Jonathan Kellerman – Alex Delaware is back in this psychological thriller trying to hunt down the killer of an infant – but the crime happened 60 years ago. Coming February 2013.
Week in Winter by Maeve Binchy Binchy returns with the story of a cast of colorful characters who spend a week together in a restful inn by the sea. Coming February 2013.
Hit Meby Lawrence Block – Block’s deadliest hit man his back but now Nicholas Edwards is retired from murder and trying to make an honest living. But when the economy tanks, Nicholas Edwards has to revert back to his former profession and re-assume the name Keller. Coming February 2013.
Goodbye to Yesterdayby Wanda Brunstetter – Meredith and Luke Stoltzfus are facing financial struggles, marital problems and a suspected pregnancy. Add in a deadly encounter at a bus stop and their marriage will be tested to the limits. Coming February 2013.
Cowboy at Heart by Lori Copeland
– the Amish culture meets the Wild West as Jesse Montgomery is starting to feel restless in Apple Grove. Coming April 2013.
Under the Summer Sky by Lori Copeland – A man known only as Jones isn’t looking for trouble, but he may have found some when he rescues a pretty woman being attacked. Coming January 2013.
Kinsey and Me by Sue Grafton – Sue Grafton wrote her first Kinsey Millhone novel in 1982. Thirty years later, Grafton writes about Kinsey’s origins and her own past. Coming January 2013.
Deadly Stakes by J.A. Jance – Ali Reynolds is trying to clear two innocent names and the police refuse to believe her. A deadly race to uncover the truth ensues. Coming February 2013.