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Only Daughter by Anna Snoekstra

An imposter returns claiming to be Rebecca Winter, who’s been missing for over a decade.  While the resemblance is striking, can she really step into the life of a girl she knows nothing about?  So begins a tale told in alternating chapters by the real Rebecca, recountin

The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney

Another girl title in the same genre as those who’ve come, well, “before”.  A story about an austere home with an aloof and mysterious owner whose tenants are required to adhere to strict guidelines of minimalism.  Jane has just moved in and learns

Disrupted: My Misadventures in the Start-Up Bubble

All Is Not Forgotten by Wendy Walker

This story follows the aftermath of a 15 year-old rape victim who’s been given a drug that erases the assault from her memory.  After a suicide attempt, it becomes apparent that, while unable to remember the attack itself, Jenny still retains an unidentifiable fear that is causing her much anguish.  Can Jenny retrieve the memories of that attack and bring her rapist to justice?

Don't You Cry by Mary Kubica

Mary Kubica’s newest psychological suspense, Don’t You Cry, hits the mark again following on the heels of two previous successes, Pretty Baby from earlier this year and her debut The Good Girl from 2015.

Be Frank With Me (Julia Claiborne Johnson)

Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn

Cat & Cat: A Novel in Three Movements by Mark Kozak

An engaging crime story by a native Clevelander set in the far west side of Cleveland. A story about the evil that can lurk in the midst of the most unassuming of suburbs. Our hero Chris, recently unemployed, has just learned that a sexual predator lives across the street.

Chasing Perfect by Susan Mallery

Chasing Perfect cover

 

Though my favorite series of all time may be the Laurie R. King Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes books, sometimes I want fluff.  Believe me, there is nothing wrong with sitting down and reading a good romance book.  In fact, it is one of my favorite pastimes.  I love to escape, and the Fool’s Gold series by Susan Mallery will hopefully make you want to escape to this California town near the Sierras too.  And if you continue, you will have lots of escaping, with 18 regular books in the series (so far), along with novellas, stories, and Christmas books galore.

 

The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie R. King

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