Love in the Limelight
Enjoy the first two stories of the Love in the Limelight series, where four unstoppable women embark upon a quest in Hollywood to find fame, fortune and ultimately… true love
The Choir Director 2: Runaway Bride
Three years ago Aaron Mackie succeeded
in helping his friend, Bishop T.K. Wilson,
dig his ministry out of financial ruin and
re-energize the choir into something special.
His success draws national attention, and
he’s on the verge of signing a huge recording
contract. Aaron decides to propose to Tia
Gregory, the church secretary who inspired
him to become a one-woman man. The
wedding quickly becomes a disaster when
Aaron is left at the altar. Aaron turns to the
bishop for help. The line he asks T. K. to cross
will force the bishop to choose between
faith and friendship, or as he puts it,
"between heaven and hell.”
Maxwell Street Blues
Chicago runs in Jules Landau’s veins. So does the blood of crooks. Now Jules is going legit as a private eye, stalking bail jumpers and cheating spouses—until he gets his first big case. Unfortunately, the client is his ex-con father, and the job is finding the killer of a man whom Jules loved like family. Why did someone put two bullets in the head of gentle bookkeeper Charles Snook? Jules is determined to find out, even if the search takes him to perilous places he never wanted to go.
The heart-stopping conclusion to the New York Times bestselling Shatter Me series, which Ransom Riggs, bestselling author of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, called “a thrilling, high-stakes saga of self-discovery and forbidden love.”
With Omega Point destroyed, Juliette doesn’t know if the rebels, her friends, or even Adam are alive. But that won’t keep her from trying to take down The Reestablishment once and for all. Now she must rely on Warner, the handsome commander of Sector 45. The one person she never thought she could trust. The same person who saved her life. He promises to help Juliette master her powers and save their dying world . . . but that’s not all he wants with her.
Ruin and Rising
The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne.
Now the nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army.
The Scar Boys
In attempting to describe himself in his college application essay, harbinger (Harry) Jones goes way beyond the 250-word limit. His description of his life is both humorous and heart-wrenching. He had a steeper road to climb than the average kid, but he learned something about personal power, friendship, first love, and how to fit in the world.
The first book in the sasquatch and
Aliens series about two friends who
solve a mystery involving underpants,
an alien, and a sasquatch! when nineyear-
old Morgan meets new kid lewis,
whose parents own the sasquatch Inn,
adventures abound. But one trumps all
the rest—a real alien encounter!
"With a bolt of lightning on my kicks . . .The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. Stop all that quivering. Cuz tonight I'm delivering, "" announces dread-locked, 12-year old Josh Bell. He and his twin brother Jordan are awesome on the court. But Josh has more than basketball in his blood, he's got mad beats, too, that tell his family's story in verse, in this fast and furious middle grade novel of family and brotherhood from Kwame Alexander ("He Said, She Said" 2013). Josh and Jordan must come to grips with growing up on and off the court to realize breaking the rules comes at a terrible price, as their story's heart-stopping climax proves a game-changer for the entire family
The Dark Lady (Sherlock, Lupin, and Me)
While on summer vacation, little Irene Adler meets a young William Sherlock Holmes. The two share stories of pirates and have battles of wit while running wild on the sunny streets and rooftops. When Sherlock’s friend, Lupin, joins in on the fun, they all become fast friends. But the good times end abruptly when a dead body floats ashore on the nearby beach. The young detective trio will have to put all three of their heads together to solve this mystery.
12 Years a Slave
Based on a true story of one man’s fight for freedom.
In the pre-Civil war United States, Solomon Northup
(Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free black man from upstate New
York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty
(personified by a malevolent slave owner, portrayed
by Michael Fassbender), as well as unexpected
kindnesses, Solomon struggles to stay alive and to
retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his odyssey,
Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian
abolitionist (Brad Pitt) will forever alter his life.
A Day Late and a Dollar Short
When irascible matriarch Viola Price learns that her
next asthma attack will likely kill her, she is determined
to fix her fractured family before she leaves this
world. While on this quest, she must contend with
sibling rivalry, teen pregnancy and drug addiction—
and that is only one child. It’s the kind of meddling
that the Price family hasn't experienced from Viola
in decades, and she won’t have an easy time bending
her loved ones to her will.
22 Jump Street
After making their way through high school (twice),
big changes are in store for officers Schmidt (Jonah
Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) when they go
undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets
a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt
infiltrates the bohemian art major scene, they begin
to question their partnership. Now they don’t have
to just crack the case—they have to figure out if
they can have a mature relationship. If these
overgrown adolescents can grow from freshmen
into real men, college might be the best thing that
ever happened to them.