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Kill the Messenger/The Queen of the Big Time/Murder at the B-School/A Northern Light
Kill the Messenger/The Queen of the Big Time/Murder at the B-School/A Northern Light Author:Tami Hoag;Adriana Trigani;Jeffrey Cruikshank;Jennifer Donnelly Reader's Digest Select Editions — Volume 3 (2005) — Kill the Messenger by Tami Hoag — New York Times best-selling author Tami Hoag delivers an uncommonly entertaining and provacative thriller. A grueling day for young bicycle messenger Jace Damon is about to get worse. A sleazy lawyer sends Jace on a dangerous nighttime delivery- and then the la... more »wyer turns up dead. Jace is soon caught in a web of blackmail and murder threatenting not only his life but also his beloved little brother's.
The Queen of the Big Time by Adriana Trigani
It is the 1920's, and Nella Castelluca aspires to the "Big Time". She longs to escape her immigrant parents' quiet farm and become a teacher in town. But her plans shift when she falls in love with a worldly and eligible bachelor. After he disappears from her life without explanation, Nella finds a strength she didn't know she had- until the unimaginable happens. A poignant tale of the limits and power of love.
Murder at the B-School by Jeffrey Cruishank
Eric MacInnes had everything. A student at the Harvard Business School, he had looks, charm, money- so why commit suicide? When a Boston detective who is all business herself begins investigating, murder seems much more likely. And how covenient that the number one suspect, a struggling junior professor, is "helping" her on the case. Riveting intrigue is inside one of the nation's most esteemed institutions.
A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnely
Sixteen-year-old Mattie collects words. It is her way of fending off the hard truths of her life as a penniless country girl in upstate New York. She also has a dream: to go to college- uncommon for women in the early twentieth century. But when tragedy strikes at the lakeside hotel where she works, Mattie discovers just how powerful words- and dreaming- can be. An unforgettable story of yearning and mystery.« less