Category: Womens Fiction

  • Razor Sharp (The Sisterhood) by Fern Michaels

    By Fern Michaels

    A buddy In desire. . .Needs The Sisterhood

    When it involves repaying a debt, the ladies of the Sisterhood--Myra, Annie, Kathryn, Alexis, Yoko, Nikki, and Isabelle--never put out of your mind. And now certainly one of their allies wishes support simply they could provide. a robust legal professional with a cut-throat popularity, Lizzie Fox has simply taken on a high-profile new client--Lily vegetation, the Madam of a high-end bordello working less than the guise of a summer season camp.

    The chips--a.k.a. the well known Washington politicians who common the bordello--are stacked opposed to Lily and her women. yet one telephone name to the Sisterhood may simply swing the vote. and shortly, even the top courts within the land will turn out no fit for seven fearless acquaintances decided to make sure that genuine justice is served, Sisterhood style.



    Praise for Fern Michaels and her Sisterhood novels. . .

    "Delectable. . . deliver[s] revenge that is creatively quick and candy, Michaels-style." --Publishers Weekly on Hokus Pokus
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  • Aftertime by Sophie Littlefield

    By Sophie Littlefield

    Awakening in a bleak panorama as scarred as her physique, Cass greenback vaguely remembers surviving whatever bad. Having no inspiration what percentage weeks have handed, she slowly realizes the frightening fact: Ruthie has vanished.And along with her, the majority of civilization.Where once-lush hills carried automobiles and trade, the roads this present day see in simple terms cannibalistic Beaters—people became hungry for human flesh via a central authority scan long gone wrong.In a damaged, barren California, Cass will suffer a harrowing quest to get Ruthie again. Few humans belief an interloper, not to mention a girl who grew to become a zombie and one way or the other grew to become again, yet she unearths aid from an enigmatic outlaw, Smoke. Smoke is her savior, and her safety.For the Beaters are out there.And the people grip at survival with their set off arms. in particular once they examine that she and Ruthie became the main feared, and wanted, of guns in a courageous new world….
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  • Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen by Susan Gregg Gilmore

    By Susan Gregg Gilmore

    Occasionally you want to go back to where the place you all started, to reach on the position the place you belong.

    It’s the early Nineteen Seventies. the city of Ringgold, Georgia, has a inhabitants of 1,923, one site visitors gentle, one Dairy Queen, and one Catherine Grace Cline. The daughter of Ringgold’s third-generation Baptist preacher, Catherine Grace is quick-witted, greater than a bit obdurate, and demise to flee her small-town life.

    Every Saturday afternoon, she sits on the Dairy Queen, consuming Dilly Bars and plotting her getaway to the massive urban of Atlanta. And while, with the aid of a kinfolk good friend, the dream turns into a truth, Catherine Grace instantly packs her luggage, leaving her kin and the boy she likes to declare the lifestyles she’s consistently imagined. yet sooner than issues have even began to get off the floor in Atlanta, tragedy brings her again domestic. As a sequence of outstanding occasions alters her perspective–and sweeping alterations come to Ringgold itself–Catherine Grace starts to wonder whether her position on the planet may very well be, opposed to all odds, correct the place she all started.
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  • GABA by S. J. Enna (Eds.)

    By S. J. Enna (Eds.)

    Loads of development has been made in defining GABA (gamma-aminobutyric acid) transmission within the mind. quantity fifty four of the Advances in Pharmacology sequence has additionally supplied new insights into basic beneficial properties of neurotransmission in most cases, equivalent to the significance of allosterism and coincident signaling in regulating receptor functionality and total mobile job. those experiences have resulted in the layout and improvement of recent medicinal drugs and capability healing brokers. Given the successes completed over the 1st 50 years of GABA study, it truly is yes the sixth decade will yield its proportion of bizarre discoveries and new insights. released during this quantity are articles offering suggestions and views in this subject, a few with the advantage of hindsight, others within the context of contemporary findings, yet all with a touch, or prediction, of what the long run holds because the secrets and techniques of GABA neurotransmission proceed to spread. Advances in Pharmacology is offered on-line on ScienceDirect - full-text on-line of volumes forty eight onwards. *GABA is an amino acid present in mammalian mind *Articles written through top investigators within the box *Provides new insights into basic gains of neurotransmission
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  • Creeps Suzette by Mary Daheim

    By Mary Daheim

    THE REAPER'S AT CREEPERS

    The low season blahs, a pyromaniacal mother, and a lately retired husband who's consistently underfoot have bad Judith McMonigle Flynn going stir loopy at Hillside Manor. So the harried R&B hostess leaps at cousin Renie's advice that Judith accompany her to Creepers--the stately property of kindly previous Leota Burgess. the rich senior is bound that somebody is set to do her in for money--most most probably considered one of her disreputable relatives--and Judith and Renie have agreed to appear into her allegations. And once they bump into Leota's bruised yet nonetheless respiring physique on the foot of the grand staircase, they become aware of the previous lady's fears can be well-founded. however the decidedly useless corpse mendacity on most sensible of Leota--his head bashed flatter than the proverbial French pancake--suggests that there is extra to those homicidal doings than meets the attention. And now it is as much as the cousins to stick to the clues to the creep who is creeping round Creepers with homicide at the mind.

     

    THE REAPER'S AT CREEPERS

    The low season blahs, a pyromaniacal mother, and a lately retired husband who's continuously underfoot have negative Judith McMonigle Flynn going stir loopy at Hillside Manor. So the harried R&B hostess leaps at cousin Renie's advice that Judith accompany her to Creepers--the stately property of kindly previous Leota Burgess. the rich senior is bound that somebody is set to do her in for money--most most probably certainly one of her disreputable relatives--and Judith and Renie have agreed to seem into her allegations. And once they bump into Leota's bruised yet nonetheless respiring physique on the foot of the grand staircase, they detect the outdated lady's fears can be well-founded. however the decidedly lifeless corpse mendacity on best of Leota--his head bashed flatter than the proverbial French pancake--suggests that there is extra to those homicidal doings than meets the attention. And now it is as much as the cousins to stick with the clues to the creep who is creeping round Creepers with homicide at the brain.

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  • Devil's Honor by Debra Dier

    By Debra Dier

    While Isabel Darracott is going to London to fulfill her parent, the Duke of Marlowe, she by no means expects to be ravished within the library by means of a half-clad barbarian--or that the rogue may develop into the duke himself! notwithstanding she reveals herself devastated through his kisses, prim-and-proper Isabel is familiar with she will now not supply in to temptation--for he's the satan in a truly good-looking hide. .
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  • Small Rocks Rising: (A Novel) (Western Literature Series) by Susan Lang

    By Susan Lang

    In 1929, Ruth Farley, a fiercely self reliant girl, homesteads a tract of land in a gorgeous canyon within the Southern California wilderness. made up our minds to survive her personal phrases and to be freed from troubling human attachments, Ruth in the beginning rejects the aid of the miners and cowboys who're her friends and struggles to increase the abode on her personal. progressively, in spite of the fact that, Ruth learns that survival is a much more advanced and unsafe enterprise, and the entrapments of affection sweeter, and extra binding, than she had ever imagined. made up our minds to take ownership of her land, Ruth needs to first face the results of her personal stubborness and sensuality, and of senseless and negative violence, in addition to a sour struggle to stick alive via a harrowing and remoted wintry weather. basically then, her hard-won knowledge solid in insufferable grief and wrenching actual trials, can she really turn into a part of the land she loves so intensely. Ruth Farley is a personality of outstanding complexity--a liberated lady in a time while most ladies have been tied to the house; a joyously sexual girl in a tradition the place most girls in basic terms "did their responsibility" for the boys of their lives; a contradictory, self-centered, alienated girl who finally learns the real nature of affection and group. Glory Springs, the location of Ruth's domicile, is a spot of wondrous normal attractiveness; it's also, as we stick with Ruth's tenuous look for peace and knowledge, a spot that we realize, that we, too, search inside our hearts. Small Rocks emerging is a singular of wonderful richness and sweetness, of memorable characters and unforgettable perception right into a woman's mystery and passionate soul.
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  • The Women of Pemberley: A Companion Volume to Jane Austen's by Rebecca Ann Collins

    By Rebecca Ann Collins

    The ladies of Pemberley follows the lives of 5 ladies, a few from the cherished works of Jane Austen, a few new from the author's mind's eye, right into a new period of publish commercial revolution England, before everything of the Victorian Age. enormous adjustments are in movement, as they have been all through this dynamic century.The ladies, like lots of Jane Austen's heroines, are robust, clever contributors, and the intensity and diversity of the unique characters turn into a sequence of episodes associated jointly through their dating to one another and to Pemberley, that is the guts in their community.The principal subject matters of affection, friendship, marriage, and a feeling of social legal responsibility stay as do the good political and social problems with the age."The tales are so good instructed one could get pleasure from them whether they weren't sequels to the other novel."-Book News"Yet one other magnificent paintings via Ms. Collins."-Beverly Wong, writer of satisfaction & Prejudice Prudence
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