Greene Carter is The Last Original Wife among her husband Wesley's wildly
successful Atlanta social set. His cronies have all traded in the mothers of
their children they promised to love and cherish—'til death did them part—for
tanned and toned young Barbie brides. Losing the social life and close friends
she adored convinces Les to take some time for herself—in the familiar comforts
and stunning beauty of Charleston, her beloved hometown.
Original Wife is classic Dorothea Benton Frank: an intoxicating tale of
family, friendship, self-discovery, and love, that is as salty as a Lowcountry
breeze and as invigorating as a dip in Carolina waters on a sizzling summer
A landmark work, The Bond
is the passionate, insightful, and comprehensive examination of our special
connection to all creatures, written by one of America's most important
champions of animal welfare. Wayne Pacelle, the president of the Humane Society
of the United States, unveils the deep links of the human-animal bond, as well
as the conflicting impulses that have led us to betray this bond through
widespread and systemic cruelty to animals.
An eye-opening must-read,
The Bond reminds us that animals are at the center of our lives, they
are not just a backdrop. How we treat them is one of the great themes of the
This e-books includes an exclusive excerpt from Pacelle's
new book, The Humane Economy, on sale March 19th.
Indifferent Stars Above by Daniel James Brown
In April of 1846, Sarah Graves was twenty-one and in love with a young man
who played the violin. But she was torn. Her mother, father, and eight siblings
were about to disappear over the western horizon forever, bound for California.
Sarah could not bear to see them go out of her life, and so days before the
planned departure she married the young man with the violin, and the two of them
threw their lot in with the rest of Sarah's family. On April 12, they rolled out
of the yard of their homestead in three ox-drawn wagons....
Towner Whitney, the
self-confessed unreliable narrator, hails from a family of Salem women who can
read the future in the patterns in lace, and who have guarded a history of
secrets going back generations. Now the disappearance of two women is bringing
Towner back home to Salem—and is bringing to light the shocking truth about the
death of her twin sister.
Bailey Ruth Raeburn has always
been great at solving mysteries. Why should a little thing like her death change
anything? In fact, being dead gives her more of an opportunity to be on top of
events. Bailey Ruth is delighted that her unique position as a ghost makes it
possible for her to lend a helping hand, sometimes seen and sometimes not. And
if anybody needs a little help, it's Kathleen, the pastor's wife. There's a dead
man on her porch, and once the body is discovered, the pastor is sure to become
At first, Travis couldn't stand the
sight of Old Yeller. The stray dog was ugly, and a thieving rascal, too. But he
sure was clever, and a smart dog could be a big help on the wild Texas frontier,
especially with Papa away on a long cattle drive up to Abilene.
and courageous, Old Yeller proved that he could protect Travis's family from any
sort of danger. But can Travis do the same for Old Yeller?
Before Available in E-book—Pre-order Books by Linda Howard Now to Get Them at
the Special Price of $2.99 Each!
Heartbreaker (left) and Diamond Bay (below)—the beloved novels
by the Queen of Romantic Suspense Linda Howard—before they go on sale this
Tuesday, to get them at the special price of $2.99! Each download features an
excerpt from Howard's forthcoming hardcover novel, Troublemaker, on
sale May 10th.
In Heartbreaker: Michelle Cabot reluctantly
returns home to central Florida, having inherited her father's cattle ranch—and
the mountain of bills that go with it. But Michelle's determined to turn things
around, even as she discovers she's heavily indebted to neighboring rancher John
Rafferty, a man she's spent ten years trying to forget.
In Diamond Bay: Rachel Jones wasn't looking for
trouble, much less a man, but in Kell Sabin she found both. On a hot summer's
night Kell is washed up—barely alive—on a Florida beach and into Rachel's life.
Their love blossoms as he recovers from his injuries. But by falling in love
with Kell, Rachel has put her own life in danger from the forces that want him
dead. Once fate has bought them together, can they learn to live