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The Inquisitor By Mark Allen Smith

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The Inquisitor By Mark Allen Smith
Geiger's business is extracting information. A meticulous torturer, his methods range from the brutal to the psychologically complex, and he will stop at nothing to get the job done. His clients are referred to him from international corporations, government agencies and oRganised crime; his skills are in worldwide demand. He calls his company Information Retrieval. Geiger only has one rule: that he will never work on a child. So when a client presents Geiger with a twelve-year-old boy, his instinct is to walk away. But the alternative - the unknown horror that might await the boy elsewhere - is too awful for him to contemplate. Geiger's history is a blank page - even to him. In accepting this assignment in an attempt to save the boy, he will discover that history, no matter how torturous that proves to be?

Another Lousy Day in Paradise By John Gierach

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Another Lousy Day in Paradise By John Gierach
Brilliant, witty, perceptive essays about fly-fishing, the natural world, and life in general by the acknowledged master of fishing writers.?Good fishing and good writing use the same skills,? writes John Gierach, ?whether you?re after a trout or a story, you won?t get that far with brute force. You?re better off to watch, wait, and remain calm?letting it all happen, rather than trying to make it happen.? As the wry and Perceptive essays in Another Lousy Day in Paradise prove, Gierach knows his writing as well as his fishing.Paradise, Gierach shows us, is relative; it can be found in the guilty luxury of fishing private waters or when one is soaked to the skin, in a small canoe on a big lake in a storm a hundred miles from anywhere, exhilarated after a day?s fishing. There are also pleasures to be found in unexpected places: solitary fishing trips, fishing for less-appreciated fish like carp, or meeting a guide who at first seems like an in…

We Only Know So Much By Elizabeth Crane

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We Only Know So Much By Elizabeth Crane
Jean Copeland, an emotionally withdrawn wife and mother of two, has taken a secret lover?only to lose him in a moment of tragedy that leaves her reeling. Her husband, Gordon, is oblivious, distracted by the fear that he's losing his most prized asset: his memory. Daughter Priscilla (a pill since birth?don't get us started) is talking about cloThes, or TV, or whatever, and hatching a plan to extend her maddening reach to all of America. Nine-year-old Otis is torn between his two greatest loves: crossword puzzles and his new girlfriend. At the back of the house, grandfather Theodore is in the early throes of Parkinson's disease. (And he's fine with it?as long as they continue to let him walk the damn dog alone.) And Vivian, the family's ninety-eight-year-old matriarch, is a razor-sharp grande dame who suffers no fools...and still harbors secret dreams of her own. With empathy, humor, and an unforgettable voice, Elizabeth Crane r…

About a Girl By Lindsey Kelk

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About a Girl By Lindsey Kelk

A Return Engagement By Stephanie Laurens

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A Return Engagement By Stephanie Laurens
Previously appeared in the anthology Royal Bridesmaids.A delightful novella from #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens.Everyone's eyes are on a royal couple, but there is more Behind the scenes than they'll ever know.Lady Nell Daughtry is certain her sister will be a perfect princess, if only she gets the reluctant bride safely to the church to marry Prince Frederick of Lautenberg.But what she doesn't know is that, in the wedding party, she's been paired with her former fiancé, Robert Knightly ? and now she'll be face-to-face with the man who walked away.

War Inc. Battle Zone - Cheats By Shawn Oaks

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War Inc. Battle Zone - Cheats By Shawn Oaks
War IncBattle Zone CheatsWar IncBattle Zone cheats, tips and codes book will give you the move comprehensive guide and tricks to bypass all your War IncBattle Zone obstacles. Be sure to check out our available War IncBattle Zone walkthrough and reviewS.Codes & Cheats War IncBattle Zone Game Guide:• More codes and cheats than any other codebook• Unlock secret achievements to maximize your gamer score• Includes cheats and unlockables for thousands of War IncBattle Zone items and awards• Find codes for your favorite platforms like the Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, 3DS, PC• New Codes section makes it easier than ever to find codes for your favorite levels and maps• Viewable on any device including your tablets and mobile phonesAnd much more ...

A Groom of One's Own By Maya Rodale

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A Groom of One's Own By Maya Rodale
Iss Harlow's marriage in high life London, 1823A handsome duke. His beautiful soon-to-be duchess. A whirlwind courtship. It is this author's privilege to report on the event all of London is talking about: the upcoming wedding of the Duke of Hamilton and Brandon to the only daughter of the Duke of Richmond. Every detail of the "Wedding of the Year" will be reported in these pages as a London Weekly exclusive. But I, Miss Sophie Harlow, must confess to a secret infatuation with this "double duke" that can only lead to trouble. It is impossible that this notoriously upstanding gentleman would ever jilt his bride for a scandalous female newspaper writer. And yet . . . the arrival of a foreign prince, the discovery of a shocking secret, and one passionate kiss could change everything. Will this perfect duke risk the scandal of the year to marry the woman his heart desires?