Get a sneak peek at future bestsellers with these exciting new additions to our collection.
A Song for You: My Life with Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston exploded on the music scene in 1985 with her self-titled debut album and spent the next two decades dominating the charts and capturing the hearts of fans around the world. One person there by her side through it all was her best friend, Robyn Crawford. Since Whitney’s death in 2012, Robyn has stayed out of the limelight and held the great joys, wild adventures, and hard truths of her life with Whitney close to her heart. Now, for the first time ever, Crawford opens up in her new memoir.
Blind Search: A Mercy Carr Mystery
It's October, hunting season in the Green Mountains--and the Vermont wilderness has never been more beautiful or more dangerous. When her Belgian Malinois, Elvis, finds the body of a murdered young woman in the woods, former Army MP Mercy Carr (last seen in A Borrowing of Bones, 2018) teams up with game warden Troy Warner and his search-and-rescue dog to solve the case. Complicating matters are a nine-year-old autistic boy named Henry who may have witnessed the murder. When an early season blizzard hits the mountains, the race is on to solve the crime, apprehend the murderer, and keep the boy safe until the snowplows get through. An action-packed mystery.
Get a Life, Chloe Brown
Set in England, Hibbert's lively romance centers around a chronically ill computer geek who's determined to finally "get a life." Chloe Brown has come up with seven directives to help her "Get a Life", and she's already completed the first: finally moving out of her family's glamorous mansion. She decides to enlist her hunky building superintendent, Red Morgan, to help her. She quickly learns a few things about him. Like why he clearly resents Chloe's wealthy background. And why he never shows his art to anyone. And what really lies beneath his rough exterior...A witty, hilarious romantic comedy.
Pastry Love: A Baker's Journal of Favorite Recipes
James Beard award–winning baker Joanne Chang is best known for her acclaimed Flour bakeries in Boston. She has published two books based on the offerings at Flour (like her famous sticky buns), but here Chang shares 125 recipes for many desserts she could never serve in a bakery setting, especially those that are best served warm or with whipped cream on top. The recipes start off easy with Lemon Sugar Cookies and build to showstoppers like Passion Fruit Crepe Cake. Lessons for making pastry cream, lemon curd, and puff pastry make this a must-have for beginning and expert bakers alike.
The Poppy Wife: A Novel of the Great War
1921. Survivors of the Great War are desperately trying to piece together the fragments of their broken lives. Edie's husband Francis never came home. He is presumed to have been killed in action, but Edie believes he might still be alive. When Edie receives a mysterious photograph of Francis, she is more convinced than ever that he might still be alive. And so, she embarks on a journey in the hope of finding some trace of her husband. Is he truly gone? And if he isn't, then why hasn't he come home? An incredibly moving debut.
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