In Diablo Lake, Washington, a town populated by werewolves, witches, and more, magic woven deep into the earth protects the town's secrets from outsiders. Katie Grady left Diablo Lake to get over a humiliating breakup; but her family needs her help, so she's back, in a sublet right across the hall from the guy she's lusted after for years.
Picking the wrong men is a talent Meagan Mitchell has perfected. She's sweet, confident, beautiful--and single. With her thirtieth birthday sneaking up on her, she needs a new plan. No more Mr. Wrongs or Mr. Bads. It's time to find Mr. Safe.
Soon after newcomer Lacey Havnel arrives in the quiet, well-heeled lakeside getaway of Evening Lake, Massachusetts, she is discovered stabbed and a vacationing Detective Harry Jordan must track down the killer before another murder is committed.
As a specialist in both medical ethics and the treatment of older patients, Dr. Lydia Dugdale knows a great deal about the end of life. Far too many of us die poorly, she argues. Our culture has overly medicalized death: dying is often institutional and sterile, prolonged by unnecessary resuscitations and other intrusive interventions. Our reliance on modern medicine can actually prolong suffering and strip us of our dignity. Yet our lives do not have to end this way.áThis book reconsiders death, death culture, and how we can transform how we live each day, including our last.
When Maverick Rylan -- the Raven Riders Motorcycle Club vice president -- learns that the only woman who has ever held his heart is in trouble, he'll move heaven and earth to save her. Alexa Harmon thought she had it all, but her dream is now a nightmare. Alexa realizes she's fallen for a facade she can't escape -- until sexy, dangerous Maverick offers her a way out.
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Successful New York editor Jen Gibbs is at the top of her game with her new position at Vida House Publishing -- until a mysterious manuscript appears on her desk. Turning the pages, Jen finds herself drawn into the life of Sarra, a mixed-race Melungeon girl trapped by dangerous men in turn-of-the-century Appalachia. A risky hunch may lead to The Story Keeper's hidden origins and its unknown author, but when the trail turns toward the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the price of a blockbuster book deal may be higher than she's willing to pay.
Sal Jenkins is always thrilled when her husband Harry returns from sea. As chief steward on the SS Amazonia , he provides well for his family and Sal enjoys the status that his position affords her. Their daughters do not share Sal's excitement - it is only a matter of time until their father's drinking and violence begins.
Allison Parker is looking for a fresh start, and Charlotte Crane wants to escape the facade of a perfect life. Their emerging friendship seems to be the answer that both of them are looking for... until everything falls apart.