Thursday, September 03, 2009

On the Horizon - New Books in October


Mama Dearest – E. Lynn Harris
In the late Harris’s final novel, Yancey Harrington Braxton returns to tackle Broadway and her own reality TV series. Yancey is determined to make her comeback no matter who stands in her way… even her own mother.

And Another Thing… – Eoin Colfer
Just when no one was expecting it comes the unprecedented sixth novel in the late Douglas Adams’ beloved “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” Trilogy, penned by the author of the bestselling Artemis Fowl series.



Blood Game – Iris Johansen
In her latest thriller, Eve Duncan faces off against a serial killer with a taste for blood who may have information regarding Eve’s missing daughter.

True Blue – David Baldacci
Mason Perry is an ex-cop just released from prison and determined to get back on the force. To do that, she must prove herself by solving a major case while fending off a U.S. attorney who is determined to see her behind bars.



Pursuit of Honor – Vince Flynn
After a deadly attack on Washington, D.C., counter-terrorism expert Mitch Rapp must hunt down three at-large Al Qaeda operatives while defending himself and his actions from the interference of key government officials.

A Change in Altitude – Anita Shreve
A newly married couple sets off for an adventure in Africa that ends in tragedy on the slopes of Mt. Kenya. In the aftermath, they must learn to cope with events that have changed their marriage forever.



Half Broke Horses – Jeanette Walls
In this “true-life novel” the author of The Glass Castle tells the story of her grandmother Lily, who grew up in a dirt dugout in western Texas and became a teacher at the age of fifteen.

The Christmas Cookie Club – Ann Pearlman
Every year in December, twelve friends gather to swap stories, food, wine… and cookies. At this one special time, they celebrate their struggles, the hard choices they’ve had to make, and their absolute joy in life.

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