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1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The incomparable hero of Jack Reacher Never Go Back takes readers to school in his most explosive novel yet After eleven straight global 1 bestsellers discover the thrillers that The New York Times calls utterly addictive It s 1996 and Reacher is still in the army In the morning they give him a medal and in the afternoon they send him back to school That night he s off the grid Out of sight out of mind Two other men are in the classroom an FBI agent and a CIA analyst Each is a first-rate operator each is fresh off a big win and each is wondering what the hell they are doing there Then they find out A Jihadist sleeper cell in Hamburg Germany has received an unexpected visitor a Saudi courier seeking safe haven while waiting to rendezvous with persons unknown A CIA asset undercover inside the cell has overheard the courier whisper a chilling message The American wants a hundred million dollars For what And who from Reacher and his two new friends are told to find the American Reacher recruits the best soldier he has ever worked with Sergeant Frances Neagley Their mission heats up in more ways than one while always keeping their eyes on the prize If they don t get their man the world will suffer an epic... act of terrorism From Langley to Hamburg Jalalabad to Kiev Night School moves like a bullet through a treacherous landscape of double crosses faked identities and new and terrible enemies as Reacher maneuvers inside the game and outside the law Praise for 1 bestselling author Lee Child and his Jack Reacher series Reacher is one of this century s most original tantalizing pop-fiction heroes The Washington Postmore
From John Grisham America s 1 bestselling author comes the most electrifying novel of the year a high-stakes thrill ride through the darkest corners of the Sunshine State We expect our judges to be honest and wise Their integrity and impartiality are the bedrock of the entire judicial system We trust them to ensure fair trials to protect the rights of all litigants to punish those who do wrong and to oversee the orderly and efficient flow of justice But what happens when a judge bends the law or takes a bribe It s rare but it happens Lacy Stoltz is an investigator for the Florida Board on Judicial Conduct She is a lawyer not a cop and it is her job to respond to complaints dealing with judicial misconduct After nine years with the Board she knows that most problems are caused by incompetence not corruption But a corruption case eventually crosses her desk A previously disbarred lawyer is back in business with a new identity He now goes by the name Greg Myers and he claims to know of a Florida judge who has stolen more money than all other crooked judges combined And not just crooked judges in Florida All judges from all states and throughout U S history What s the source of the ill-gotten gains It seems the judge was secretly... involved with the construction of a large casino on Native American land The Coast Mafia financed the casino and is now helping itself to a sizable skim of each month s cash The judge is getting a cut and looking the other way It s a sweet deal Everyone is making money But now Greg wants to put a stop to it His only client is a person who knows the truth and wants to blow the whistle and collect millions under Florida law Greg files a complaint with the Board on Judicial Conduct and the case is assigned to Lacy Stoltz who immediately suspects that this one could be dangerous Dangerous is one thing Deadly is something else more
Special Agent John Puller combat veteran and the army s most tenacious investigator is back in this action-packed thriller from worldwide 1 bestselling author David Baldacci NO MAN S LANDTwo men Thirty years John Puller s mother Jackie vanished thirty years ago from Fort Monroe Virginia when Puller was just a boy Paul Rogers has been in prison for ten years But twenty years before that he was at Fort Monroe One night three decades ago Puller s and Rogers worlds collided with devastating results and the truth has been buried ever since Until now Military investigators armed with a letter from a friend of Jackie s arrive in the hospital room of Puller s father--a legendary three-star now sinking into dementia--and reveal that Puller Sr has been accused of murdering Jackie Aided by his brother Robert Puller an Air Force major and Veronica Knox who works for a shadowy U S intelligence organization Puller begins a journey that will take him into his own past to find the truth about his mother Paul Rogers time is running out With the clock ticking he begins his own journey one that will take him across the country to the place where all his troubles began a mysterious building on the grounds of Fort Monroe There thirty years ago the... man Rogers had once been vanished too and was replaced with a monster And now the monster wants revenge And the only person standing in his way is John Puller more
1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERNotable Book of 2016 --Washington PostDetective Harry Bosch must track down someone who may never have existed in the new thriller from 1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly Harry Bosch is California s newest private investigator He doesn t advertise he doesn t have an office and he s picky about who he works for but it doesn t matter His chops from thirty years with the LAPD speak for themselves Soon one of Southern California s biggest moguls comes calling The reclusive billionaire is nearing the end of his life and is haunted by one regret When he was young he had a relationship with a Mexican girl his great love But soon after becoming pregnant she disappeared Did she have the baby And if so what happened to it Desperate to know whether he has an heir the dying magnate hires Bosch the only person he can trust With such a vast fortune at stake Harry realizes that his mission could be risky not only for himself but for the one he s seeking But as he begins to uncover the haunting story--and finds uncanny links to his own past--he knows he cannot rest until he finds the truth At the same time unable to leave cop work behind completely he volunteers as an investigator for a tiny... cash-strapped police department and finds himself tracking a serial rapist who is one of the most baffling and dangerous foes he has ever faced Swift unpredictable and thrilling The Wrong Side of Goodbye shows that Michael Connelly continues to amaze with his consistent skill and sizzle Cleveland Plain Dealer more
1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In the heart of Trenton N J a killer is out to make sure someone gets his just desserts Larry Virgil skipped out on his latest court date after he was arrested for hijacking an eighteen-wheeler full of premium bourbon Fortunately for bounty hunter Stephanie Plum Larry is just stupid enough to attempt almost the exact same crime again Only this time he flees the scene leaving behind a freezer truck loaded with Bogart ice cream and a dead body frozen solid and covered in chocolate and chopped pecans As fate would have it Stephanie s mentor and occasional employer Ranger needs her to go undercover at the Bogart factory to find out who s putting their employees on ice and sabotaging the business It s going to be hard for Stephanie to keep her hands off all that ice cream and even harder for her to keep her hands off Ranger It s also going to be hard to explain to Trenton s hottest cop Joe Morelli why she is spending late nights with Ranger late nights with Lula and Randy Briggs who are naked and afraid and late nights keeping tabs on Grandma Mazur and her new fella Stephanie Plum has a lot on her plate but for a girl who claims to have virtually no marketable skills these are the kinds of sweet... assignments she does best more
In all of Alex Cross s years with Homicide Washington DC has never been more dangerous After shots pierce the tranquil nighttime calm of Rock Creek Park a man is dead what looks at first like road rage might be something much more sinister But Alex has only just begun asking questions when he s called across town to investigate a new murder one that hits close to home Washington s own chief of detectives And Alex s former boss beloved mentor of Alex s wife Bree Now there s a killer on the loose a long list of possible suspects a city in panic and nobody in charge of the besieged police force Until Bree gets tapped for the job As Bree scrambles to find her footing and close two high-profile cases new violence stuns the capital What should be a time for her to rely on Alex for support and cooperation is instead a moment of crisis in their marriage as well as their city when their investigative instincts clash and their relationship reaches a breaking point And the fiendish mind behind all the violence has appointed himself judge jury and executioner with a terrifying master plan he s only begun to put in motion To beat him at his own game Alex and Bree must take the law back into their own hands before he puts them both out of... commission permanently more
1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER With richly layered characters and a gripping moral dilemma that will lead readers to question everything they know about privilege power and race Small Great Things is the stunning new page-turner from Jodi Picoult Picoult offers a thought-provoking examination of racism in America today both overt and subtle Her many readers will find much to discuss in the pages of this topical moving book Booklist starred review Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years experience During her shift Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn only to be told a few minutes later that she s been reassigned to another patient The parents are white supremacists and don t want Ruth who is African American to touch their child The hospital complies with their request but the next day the baby goes into cardiac distress while Ruth is alone in the nursery Does she obey orders or does she intervene Ruth hesitates before performing CPR and as a result is charged with a serious crime Kennedy McQuarrie a white public defender takes her case but gives unexpected advice Kennedy insists that mentioning race in the courtroom is not a winning strategy Conflicted by Kennedy s... counsel Ruth tries to keep life as normal as possible for her family especially her teenage son as the case becomes a media sensation As the trial moves forward Ruth and Kennedy must gain each other s trust and come to see that what they ve been taught their whole lives about others and themselves might be wrong With incredible empathy intelligence and candor Jodi Picoult tackles race privilege prejudice justice and compassion and doesn t offer easy answers Small Great Things is a remarkable achievement from a writer at the top of her game Praise for Small Great Things Small Great Things is the most important novel Jodi Picoult has ever written It will challenge her readers and expand our cultural conversation about race and prejudice The Washington Post A novel that puts its finger on the very pulse of the nation that we live in today a fantastic read from beginning to end as can always be expected from Picoult this novel maintains a steady page-turning pace that makes it hard for readers to put down San Francisco Book Review A gripping courtroom drama Given the current political climate it is quite prescient and worthwhile This is a writer who understands her characters inside and out Roxane Gay The New York Times Book Review I couldn t put it down Her best yet New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman A compelling can t-put-it-down drama with a trademark Jodi Picoult twist Good Housekeeping It s Jodi Picoult the prime provider of literary soul food This riveting drama is sure to be supremely satisfying and a bravely thought-provoking tale on the dangers of prejudice Redbook Jodi Picoult is never afraid to take on hot topics and in Small Great Things she tackles race and discrimination in a way that will grab hold of you and refuse to let you go This page-turner is perfect for book clubs Popsugar more
1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks returns with an emotionally powerful story of unconditional love its challenges its risks and most of all its rewards At 32 Russell Green has it all a stunning wife a lovable six year-old daughter a successful career as an advertising executive and an expansive home in Charlotte He is living the dream and his marriage to the bewitching Vivian is the center of that But underneath the shiny surface of this perfect existence fault lines are beginning to appear and no one is more surprised than Russ when he finds every aspect of the life he took for granted turned upside down In a matter of months Russ finds himself without a job or wife caring for his young daughter while struggling to adapt to a new and baffling reality Throwing himself into the wilderness of single parenting Russ embarks on a journey at once terrifying and rewarding-one that will test his abilities and his emotional resources beyond anything he ever imagined
After a tragic accident on Martha s Vineyard keeping secrets becomes a way of life for the Tangle family With memories locked away the sisters take divergent paths Callie disappears Mimi keeps so busy she has no time to think and Ginger develops a lifelong aversion to risk that threatens the relationships she holds most dear When a whispered comment overheard by her rebellious teenage daughter forces Ginger to reveal a long-held family secret the Tangles carefully constructed web of lies begins to unravel Upon the death of Glory the family s colorful matriarch and the return of long-estranged Callie Ginger resolves to return to Martha s Vineyard and piece together what really happened on that calamitous day when a shadow fell over four sun-kissed siblings playing at the shore Along with Ginger s newfound understanding come the keys to reconciliation with her mother with her sisters and with her daughter At turns heartbreaking humorous and hopeful Sisters One Two Three explores not only the consequences of secrets even secrets kept out of love but also the courage it takes to speak the truth to forgive and to let go
This eBook includes the full text of the book plus an exclusive additional chapter from Chip and Joanna that is not found in the hardcover Are you ready to see your fixer upper These famous words are now synonymous with the dynamic husband-and-wife team Chip and Joanna Gaines stars of HGTV s Fixer Upper As this question fills the airwaves with anticipation their legions of fans continue to multiply and ask a different series of questions like Who are these people What s the secret to their success And is Chip actually that funny in real life By renovating homes in Waco Texas and changing lives in such a winsome and engaging way Chip and Joanna have become more than just the stars of Fixer Upper they have become America s new best friends The Magnolia Story is the first book from Chip and Joanna offering their fans a detailed look at their life together From the very first renovation project they ever tackled together to the project that nearly cost them everything from the childhood memories that shaped them to the twists and turns that led them to the life they share on the farm today They both attended Baylor University in Waco However their paths did not cross until Chip checked his car into the local Firestone tire shop where... Joanna worked behind the counter Even back then Chip was a serial entrepreneur who among other things ran a lawn care company sold fireworks and flipped houses Soon they were married and living in their first fixer upper Four children and countless renovations later Joanna garners the attention of a television producer who notices her work on a blog one day In The Magnolia Story fans will finally get to join the Gaines behind the scenes and discover The time Chip ran to the grocery store and forgot to take their new sleeping babyJoanna s agonizing decision to close her dream business to focus on raising their childrenWhen Chip buys a houseboat sight-unseen and it turns out to be a leaky wreckJoanna s breakthrough moment of discovering the secret to creating a beautiful homeHarrowing stories of the financial ups and downs as an entrepreneurial coupleMemories and photos from Chip and Jo s weddingThe significance of the word magnolia and why it permeates everything they doThe way the couple pays the popularity of Fixer Upper forward sharing the success with others and bolstering the city of Waco along the wayAnd yet there is still one lingering question for fans of the show Is Chip really that funny Oh yeah says Joanna He was and still is my first fixer upper more
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