Select Editions - four novels, one book Author:Dick Francis, Earlene Fowler, Donna Vanliere, Michael Connelly Under Orders - Dick Francis — Grand master of crime fiction Dick Francis is back! And his hero, jockey-turned-detective Sid Halley, is at the center of the action when a murder takes place at Cheltenham Racecourse. Could crime be part of a larger race-fixing scheme? An investigation into the dark side of the riding game takes Sid from the track a... more »nd training stables all the way to the House of Lords - putting his own life at risk along the way.
The Saddlemaker's Wife - Earlene Fowler
After the death of her husband, Ruby McGavin is shocked to learn that she has inherited part of a large cattle ranch in the rustic hills of Tokopah County, California. Ruby is even more shocked to discover that the family he'd claimed had died years ago in a car accident is very much alive. The last thing Ruby needs now is to be stuck in the middle of a family feud - yet that's just where a secret visit to her new property puts her.
The Angels of Morgan Hill - Donna Vanliere
During the summer of 1947, young Jane Gable meets Milo Turner and his sharecropper family - the first black folks to settle in Morgan Hill, Tennessee. Soon a troubling incident upsets everyone's fate, and Jane's family makes a decision that threatens to tear them apart - until the "angels" of Morgan Hill come to their rescue. A rich mix of warmth, humor, and family unity.
Echo Park - Michael Connelly
LAPD detective extraordinaire Harry Bosch is in trouble again. This time, an unsolved case from 1993 comes back to haunt him: he may have made a mistake that cost nine lives. Now that the killer has made a confession, Bosch must cope with a seething inner crisis of guilt. Yet something doesn't feel quite right. Could there be more to this case than meets the eye?« less