A riviting novel about a group of young men, one of whom is a star athlete and is accused of murder in a very exclusive area of the lengendary East Hampton, a summer home to billionaires and megacelebrites. Another good novel from James Patterson
Olympia Crawford manages a family with grace and humor. Twin daughters, a son in college and a 5 year old son. Her twin daughters are invited to come out at an exclusive debutante ball...this erupts into a family problem.
A phone call in the dead of night brings Joe Lassister shattering news. His sister and young nephew have died in a fire in their home near Washington, DC. Yet Lassister soon learns a chilling fact: His loved ones were brutally murdered before the blaxe was set.
A story of 4 women reliving their adventure of rafting down the Mississippi River when they were in college. It's a reunion of classmates with all the in-between revealed in intimate detail that have evolved over the years.
When 16 yr old Pi Patel finds himself stranded in a lifeboat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean with only a menacing 450lb Bengal tiger for company, he quickly realizes that the only way he will survive is if he makes sure the tiger is more afraid of him than he is of it. Finding strength within himself, he draws upon all of his knowledge and cunning, battles for food and shelter, over comes storms and disasters, and in the end makes a peace of sorts with both tiger and ocean.
A wonderful page turner. A former Seattle policeman now working for the Washington State Attorney's Special Homicide Investigation Team. J.P.Beaumont has been hand-picked to lead the investigation into a half-century-old murder. An eye witness to the crime, a middle aged nun, has now recalled grisly, forgotten details while undergoing hypno-therapy.
A very compelling novel which is both heart-breaking and heart healing. A doctor/father delivers his son and his daughter one snowy night. His son is fine, but is daughter is not perfect and the doctor/father has to make a decision as to what to do with his new born daughter.
Reba Lafferty was a daughter of privilege, the only child of an adoring father. Nord Lafferty was already in his fifties when Reba was born and he could deny her nothing. Her father got her out of many scrapes over the years, but he wasn't there for her when she was convicted of embezzlement and sent to the California Institute for Women. It's a complex and clever money-laundering scheme and is just a cover for a novel that is all about love, love gone wrong, love betrayed and love denied.
Stone Barrington returns, this time on the hunt for a killer with the guts to think he can hide out abmong the crowds of NYC. Barrington's partner in this endeavor is Holly Barker, the Orchid Beach, FL police chief.
This book is a great read for anyone who has taught any grade level. In bold and spirited prose featuring his irreverent wit and heart-breaking honesty, McCourt records the trials, triumphs and surprises of teaching in public high schools.