Saturday, April 23, 2016

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  Shakespeare Shakespeare
by Bill Bryson


William Shakespeare, the most celebrated poet in the English language, left behind nearly a million words of text, but his biography has long been a thicket of wild supposition arranged around scant facts. With a steady hand and his trademark wit, Bill Bryson sorts through this colorful muddle to reveal the man himself.

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  Past Crimes
by Glen Erik Hamilton


"A home run off the first pitch—this guy has got what it takes."
—Lee Child

When his estranged grandfather is shot and left for dead, an Army Ranger plunges into the criminal underworld of his youth to find a murderer ... and uncovers a shocking family secret.

Edgy and suspenseful, rich with emotional resonance, gritty action, and a deep-rooted sense of place, Past Crimes trumpets the arrival of a powerful new noir talent.

Download Past Crimes now and get a sneak peek at Hard Cold Winter, the second book from Edgar award-nominee, Glen Erik Hamilton.

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  Anything for You Anything for You
by Kristan Higgins


For ten years, Connor O'Rourke has been waiting for Jessica Dunn to take their on-again, off-again relationship public, and he thinks the time has come. His restaurant is thriving, she's got her dream job at Blue Heron Vineyard-it's the perfect time to get married. When he pops the question, however, her answer is a fond but firm no.

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  Paradise Under Glass Paradise Under Glass
by Ruth Kassinger


Paradise Under Glass is a witty and absorbing memoir about one woman's unlikely desire to build, stock, and tend a small conservatory in her suburban Maryland home. Ruth Kassinger's wonderful story of the unique way she chose to cope with the profound changes in her life—a book that will delight readers of Eat, Pray, Love and I Feel Bad About My Neck—is interwoven with the fascinating history of conservatories from the Renaissance orangeries to the glass palaces of Kew.

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  I Miss Mummy I Miss Mummy
by Cathy Glass


Alice, aged four, is snatched by her mother the day she is due to arrive at Cathy's house. Drug-dependent and mentally ill, but desperate to keep hold of her daughter, Alice's mother snatches her from her parents' house and disappears. Cathy spends three anxious days worrying about her whereabouts before Alice is found safe, but traumatized. Alice is like a little doll, so young and vulnerable, and she immediately finds her place in the heart of Cathy's family....

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  What Lies Behind What Lies Behind
by J.T. Ellison


Waking to sirens in the night is hardly unusual for Samantha Owens. No longer a medical examiner, she doesn't lose sleep over them, but a routine police investigation in her neighborhood has her curious. When her homicide detective friend, Darren Fletcher, invites her to look over the evidence, she jumps at the chance and immediately realizes the crime scene has been staged. What seems to be a clear case of murder/suicide-a crime of passion-is anything but. The discovery of toxic substances in hidden vials indicates that something much more sinister is at play....

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  Music Books on Sale— Get 20% Off Print Editions With Free Shipping

Choose from a great selection of music books featuring jazz and blues, including Jazz by Bob Blumenthal, Kansas City Lightning by Stanley Crouch, Blues All Around Me by B. B. King, and many more, all on sale for a limited time.

Purchase any of the following titles from hc.com before May 3, 2016, to get 20% off print editions, plus free shipping. U.S. residents only.

 
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  Golden Girls Forever Give Mom the Gift of Golden Girls Forever
by Jim Colucci this Mother's Day!


Enter for a chance to win two copies of Golden Girls Forever by Jim Colucci—one for you and one for your mom!

Bursting with fun facts, anecdotes, reminiscences, and insights, Golden Girls Forever is the ultimate companion to the show for fans old and new.
 
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