Get a sneak peek at future bestsellers with these exciting new additions to our collection.
A Memory of Violets: A Novel of London's Flower Sellers
In 1912, Tilly Harper leaves her native Lake District for London, to become assistant housemother at Mr. Shaw's Home for Watercress and Flower Girls. For years, the home has cared for London's flower girls--orphaned children living on the grimy streets selling posies to survive. Soon after she arrives, Tilly discovers a diary written by an orphan named Florrie--a young Irish flower girl who died after she and her sister, Rosie, were separated. Moved by Florrie's plight, Tilly sets out to discover what happened to Rosie. An unforgettable historical novel from the author of The Girl Who Came Home (2014).
Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World
The coauthors of the bestseller Abundance: The Future Is Better Than You Think continue their advice for wealthy entrepreneur wannabes. According to Diamandis and Kotler, in this fast-paced society the future is now and there's no time to waste. Tech-savvy people and their innovative ideas are rapidly changing the traditional corporate structure; financial options like crowdsourcing are replacing the old funding structure. The authors combine their significant experience with other business leaders - namely, Jeff Bezos, Larry Page, Richard Branson and Elon Musk - to provide practical how-to steps with a can-do message to empower tomorrow's leaders.
The Kind Worth Killing
Swanson (The Girl with a Clock for a Heart, 2013) follows up his acclaimed debut with this reimagining of Patricia Highsmith's classic Strangers on a Train (1950). On a night flight from London to Boston, Ted Severson meets the stunning and mysterious Lily Kintner. Sharing one too many martinis, the strangers begin to play a game of truth. Their game turns a little darker when Ted jokes that he could "just kill" his cheating spouse, Miranda. Lily, without missing a beat, says calmly, "I'd like to help." And so a murder plot is born...
New Uses for Old Boyfriends
A young woman is forced to return to the Delaware beach town where she grew up after her marriage implodes in Kendrick's follow-up to Cure for the Common Breakup (2014). The former golden girl of Black Dog Bay, Lila Alders attempts to put her relationship troubles behind her by opening a vintage clothing boutique and reuniting with an ex-boyfriend. But the reunion with her ex doesn't go as planned, and Lila soon finds herself thinking about someone else from her youth--the mysteriously sexy Malcolm. A fun read.
On Your Case: A Comprehensive, Compassionate (And Only Slightly Bossy) Legal Guide for Every Stage of a Woman's Life
Green is a legal analyst for NBC News. In much the same style as Suze Orman's promotion of financial awareness for women, Green believes that a basic understanding of legal issues is a necessity for any successful woman. After all, by the time you need to use the information, it's too late. Her topics cover a myriad of everyday situations - social media etiquette, hiring help to work at your house, misbehaving children, online relationships - as well as the big issues of marriage, divorce, wills, and eldercare. It's essential information related in a helpful friendly way.
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