Reader's Digest Condensed Books Volume 4 1996 Author:Lilian Jackson Braun, Glenn Meade, Janet Dailey, Soheir Khashoggi The Cat Who Said Cheese (Cat Who...Bk 18) by Lilian Jackson Braun — The Great Food Expo is scheduled to open in Pickax, introducing new restaurants, country inns and food speciality shops. But before it begins a bomb wrecks the hotel killing a housekeeper and causing extensive damage. Enter Qwill and his Siamese cats, who set about their detectiv... more »e work.
Notorious by Janet Dailey
Eden, notorious locally for having beaten a murder charge, is barely holding onto her ranch, squeezed mercilessly by neighbour DePard. Into the picture comes Kincade, becoming Eden's ally in her struggle and falling in love with her, but she has a deep distrust of affairs of the heart.
Mirage by Soheir Khashoggi
Amira, a girl from a wealthy and powerful family, expects to be sold into marriage and to never step outside her house without being swathed in black veils. But she's not prepared for the savagry of the husband she first meets on her wedding night. In a daring attempt to save her own life, she excapes with her baby to start a new life in the United States. But her past - and her powerful husband - won't give her up easily...
Snow Wolf by Glenn Meade
January 1953. The Cold War is at its coldest. President Dwight D. Eisenhower is receiving increasingly alarming reports that Joseph Stalin's mental health is rapidly deteriorating. That he's about to recommence his horrifying purges. That his thermonuclear bomb program is almost complete and likely to precipitate another world war. Within hours of his inauguration, Eisenhower makes the most audacious decision ever taken by an American President: the sanctioning of Operation Snow Wolf. Two CIA agents, posing as man and wife, will travel across the icy wastes of Russia to Moscow to assassinate the world's most powerful despot. Quite by chance, however, from the moment they land on Soviet soil, the KGB gets wind of the plan. An expert manhunter is put in charge of finding the CIA agents and eliminating them. The two agents find themselves under fatal threat from two fronts. One they expected. And one they most certainly did not.« less