A 2015-16 Texas Bluebonnet Award nominee! “Brimming with honestly and heart.”-Caroline Starr Rose, award-winning author of May B.
Sixth grade to-do list:
•Make the pom-pom squad!
•Get photo in the yearbook
•With Alli and Cami, become the three most popular girls at Crestdale Heights Middle School!
Abigail and her two best friends are poised for a life of pom-poms and popularity-until Abigail doesn’t make the squad. And is assigned a different homeroom. And gets the school’s biggest outcast as her Friendly Letter partner. Abigail can hardly believe her bad luck! Gabby is really nice, but she’s so weird! It’s not like Abigail can stop her classmates from making fun of Gabby…right?
Jacob Reckless continues to travel the portal in his father’s abandoned study. His name has continued to be famous on the other side of the mirror, as a finder of enchanted items and buried secrets. His family and friends, from his brother, Will to the shape-shifting vixen, Fox, are on a collision course as the two worlds become connected. Who is driving these two worlds together and why is he always a step ahead?
This new force isn’t limiting its influence to just Jacob’s efforts – it has broadened the horizon within MirrorWorld. Jacob, Will and Fox travel east and into the Russian folklore, to the land of the Baba Yaga, pursued by a new type of being that knows our world all to well.
From Jeff Lindsay, the bestselling author of the Dexter series, comes the long-awaited sequel to his debut novel, Tropical Depression, featuring ex-cop Billy Knight.
Billy Knight wants to ride out Key West’s slow-season with the occasional charter and the frequent beer. But when he discovers a dead body floating in the gulf, Billy gets drawn into a deadly plot of dark magic and profound evil. Along with his plucky, gun-happy friend, Nicky, and Anna, a resilient and mysterious survivor of her own horrors, Billy sets out to right the wrongs the police won’t, putting himself in mortal peril on the high seas.
J. P. Beaumont and Brandon Walker, two of New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance’s most acclaimed series characters, join forces for the first time in one of the most suspenseful works of her career.
Years ago, Amos Warren, a prospector, was gunned down out in the desert and Sheriff Brandon Walker made the arrest in the case. Now, the retired Walker is called in when the alleged killer, John Lassiter, refuses to accept a plea deal that would release him from prison with time served. Lassiter wants Brandon and The Last Chance to find Amos’s “real” killer and clear his name.
Sixteen hundred miles to the north in Seattle, J.P. Beaumont is at loose ends after the Special Homicide Investigation Team, affectionately known as S.H.I.T., has been unexpectedly and completely disbanded. When Brandon discovers that there are links between Lassiter’s case and an unsolved case in Seattle, he comes to Beau for help.
En el mundo de Bourne, el espia mas letal surgido del programa secreto Treadstone, no abundan los amigos; por eso, las traiciones no se perdonan. Tras unir fuerzas con un viejo rival, Jalal Essai, Bourne se dispone a interponerse de nuevo en los planes de la organizacion Severus Domna, que busca destruir reservas estrategicas norteamericanas y dejar su industria inerme frente al avance chino. Pero la Domna tiene un as en la manga: se llama Boris Karpov, es el jefe del FSB-2 ruso y se ha comprometido a asesinar a Bourne, a pesar de que en el pasado este le salvo la vida. Desde las playas de Tailandia hasta las arenas de Damasco, pasando por la selva colombiana y las calles de Cadiz, Bourne nos deja sin aliento con su trepidante y estremecedora novena aventura literaria. El dominio de Bourne es un festival de accion que haria palidecer a James Bond. / Bourne is searching for a cadre of terrorists planning to destroy America’s most strategic natural resources. He needs the help of his long-time friend, General Karpov, the newly appointed head of Russia’s most feared spy agency, FSB-2. Karpov is one of the most justice-hungry men he knows. But Karpov has made a deal with the devil; he must hunt down and kill Bourne.
Una novela brillante, una desafiante mirada a la vejez desde la perspectiva de un hombre acostumbrado a confiar por completo en sus facultades. Cullin presta humanidad a Holmes y lo convierte en un personaje aun mas universal. / It is 1947, and the long-retired Sherlock Holmes, now 93, lives in a remote Sussex farmhouse with his housekeeper and her young son. He tends to his bees, writes in his journal, and grapples with the diminishing powers of his mind. A Slight Trick of the Mind is a brilliant imagining of our greatest fictional detective and a stunning inquiry into the mysteries of human connection.