While jogging along the Cape Cod shore, a thirtysomething single mother struggling to recover from a difficult divorce stumbles upon a half-buried bottle containing a touching love letter that sends her on an uncertain odyssey of self-discovery, renewal,
Spooner est intenable. Enfant agité né dans les années 1950 en Géorgie, adolescent rebelle, il est élevé par son beau-père, Calmer Ottosson. Cet ancien officier de marine, expulsé de l'armée, consacrera sa vie à tenter, en vain, d'empêcher Spooner de semer autour de lui le chaos et la désolation. En créant Warren Spooner, son double de fiction, Pete Dexter nous livre son roman le plus personnel.
Lured back to her former profession of robbing casino gamblers of their winnings, Cassie Black suddenly finds herself pursued by mysterious gunmen who are closing in on Cassie's deepest secret, one that she will do anything to protect.
When Mary Ashley, the young newly appointed U.S. ambassador to an Iron Curtain country, becomes the target of an international cabal's assassination plot, she must discover which of the two men in her life is involved in the plot
Losing their husbands in a series of murders, Diane Stevens and Kelly Harris, fearful of losing their own lives and suspicious of one another, become allies in a game that reveals deadly secrets about their husbands' powerful employer.
Having inherited the highly successful family business after the death of her father, Elizabeth faces the wrath of her power-hungry relatives who want her to allow the company go public and becomes the target of an assassin.
Confronted by his own tragic past when the bones of a twelve-year-old boy are found in the Hollywood Hills, Harry Bosch attempts to unearth the boy's identity, leading him to startling discoveries and possibly destroying his career.
In a novel based on actual events, three beautiful young women become the prime suspects in a series of brutal killings, in a case that leads to one of the strangest murder trials of the twentieth century
"DeDaumier-Smith's Blue Period," "Teddy," and "A Perfect Day for Bananafish" are among the nine works in a collection of Salinger's perceptive and realistic short stories
After her husband leaves her for a younger woman, forty-five-year-old Adrienne Willis reconsiders her life, until a trip to Rodanthe in North Carolina's Outer Banks leads to an encounter with successful surgeon Paul Flanner.
An anthology of humorous Christmas tales and essays features excerpts from the author's "Barrel Fever" and "Naked," as well as "The Santaland Diaries," "Season's Greetings to Our Friends and Family," and a new tale of holiday mayhem
Their wealthy lifestyle marred only by a two-time occurrence of a short-lived illness, Tim and Jane Farnsworth are devastated when the illness returns in ways that frighteningly alter Tim's behavior and test Jane's endurance.
Millionaire ex-detective Jackson Brodie follows his girlfriend to Edinburgh for the famous arts festival, but when he witnesses a brutal attack on a man, he becomes caught up in a string of events that draw him into a deadly conspiracy.
When she turned the page and her gaze flickered over the date on top it was as though the lightning outside had somehow grounded right into her. A billion volts of pain, a shriek of anguish you could actually see, and feel, as it pierced her. Camp David, USA. A birthday party turns into a nightmare when a child is snatched after the celebrations.
A profile of the iconic 1950s actress draws on previously untapped sources to explore the roles of the influential women in her life, from the mentally ill mother who was publicly denied to her foster mother and legal guardian, in an account that also discusses Monroe's own struggles with mental illness, her estranged father, and the Kennedys. Simultaneous.
While Felicia is a brilliant actor in a truly chilling role, what's most remarkable about "Snoop" is what she has overcome in her life. Snoop was born a three-pound cross-eyed crack baby in East Baltimore.
When Camel Club member Caleb Shaw nearly falls victim to one of a series of mysterious deaths targeting the elite of Washington, D.C., the members of the Camel Club enter into an uneasy alliance with a gifted con woman to unravel a devastating secret conspiracy that threatens all America. Simultaneous.
Jeremy Marsh, a science journalist and professional skeptic, finds himself in over his head when he arrives at the small town of Boone Creek, North Carolina, and falls head over heels for the granddaughter of the supposed town psychic.