New Arrivals · Downloadable E-Books

November 1, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The bride's kimono [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Massey, Sujata.
New York : HarperCollins, 2012.
1 online resource

Command performance [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Roberts, Nora.
New York : Penguin Group US, 2012.
1 online resource
AVAILABLE DIGITALLY FOR THE FIRST TIME Years ago Eve Hamilton had a momentary schoolgirl crush on Prince Alexander. His Royal Highness was powerful, reserved and compelling?and clearly disapproving of Eve. Now, Eve is every inch a captivating, engaging woman, and Alex discovers he wants to show her that he?s everything she could ever want in a man?in this classic romance from Nora Roberts, the #1 New York Times Command Performance includes an exclusive preview of Nora Roberts?s new book The Witness.

Dead pig collector [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Ellis, Warren.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
1 online resource

A duchess to remember [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Brooke, Christina.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2012.
1 online resource
Desperate to retrieve a letter that could destroy her betrothal, Lady Cecily Westruther gains entrance to her enemy's house in disguise, only to be unmasked by the powerful Rand, Duke of Ashburn, who wants her for himself.

Five days left [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Timmer, Julie Lawson, author.
New York : Penguin Group US, 2014.
1 online resource
"Authentic and powerful story." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review Destined to be a book club favorite, a heart-wrenching debut about two people who must decide how much they're willing to sacrifice for love. Mara Nichols is a successful lawyer, devoted wife, and adoptive mother who has received a life-shattering diagnosis. Scott Coffman, a middle school teacher, has been fostering an eight-year-old boy while the boy's mother serves a jail sentence. Scott and Mara both have five days left until they must say good-bye to the ones they love the most. Through their stories, Julie Lawson Timmer explores the individual limits of human endurance and the power of relationships, and shows that sometimes loving someone means holding on, and sometimes it means letting go.

Gates of paradise [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
De la Cruz, Melissa, 1971- author.
White Plains : Disney Publishing Worldwide, 2013.
1 online resource
"In the final installment of the Blue Bloods series, the young vampires of Manhattan must make terrible sacrifices in order to triumph over Lucifer and the Silver Bloods"-- Provided by publisher.

Her lone wolf [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Tyler, Paige.
Naperville : Sourcebooks, Inc, 2014.
1 online resource

Night shadow [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Roberts, Nora.
New York : Penguin Group US, 2012.
1 online resource
Prosecutor Deborah O'Roarke has always prided herself on following the law to the letter. But when she is rescued by a masked vigilante known as Nemesis, the desire she feels for the mysterious crime fighter makes her question her stance on right and wrong.

Play with me [electronic resource] : a novella

October 31, 2014
Jones, Lisa Renee.
New York : Random House Publishing Group, 2014.
1 online resource
Kali Miller has spent three years reporting fluff stories for a small-town Texas paper, waiting for the opportunity to pen the article that will launch her career to new heights. That dream has never felt further away when she suddenly finds herself out of work, forced to take a job as an executive secretary at a Las Vegas casino. But that's exactly where Kali meets the subject of what will surely be a shocking exposé: her boss, Damion Ward, the casino's arrogant and undeniably sexy CEO. Watching Damion make his cold, calculating business maneuvers, Kali is positive she's doing the right thing. But after Damion invites her to help him plan a Thanksgiving charity event, Kali begins to see another side of the man. And when she surrenders to the exhilarating tension that's been simmering between them since day one, Kali becomes part of her own story, which she hopes will have a happy ending.

Princess in disguise [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Hawkins, Karen.
New York : Pocket Star, 2013.
1 online resource
Princess Menshikov of Oxenburg, Alexandra Romanovin, is done being courted by men interested only in her position and wealth. Inspired by tales told by a beloved tutor of the bold and brawny men of Scotland, Alexandra visits that misty land, hoping to find true love. But while traveling without the protection of her royal name, she finds herself accused of thievery by an angry innkeeper. Rescued by the dashing and handsome Earl of Kintore, she thinks she's found the answer to her prayers--a man worth falling in love with. But Kintore has other ideas. An avowed bachelor who long ago swore off marriage, the earl wants nothing more than a passionate interlude with this beautiful, exotic stranger. But soon Alexandra's intoxicating beauty and seductive touch leave Kintore wondering if a mere interlude will be enough.

Sunflower Lane [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Gregory, Jill.
New York : Penguin Group US, 2014.
1 online resource
For Annabelle Harper, summer in her hometown of Lonesome Way, Montana, means a chance to make a home for her orphaned young nieces and nephew. It's also a chance to find a new direction for her life—one that doesn't include romance. So when rugged Wes McPhee shows up back in town, she has every reason to keep him at a distance... Even unhappy memories can't keep Wes from returning to Lonesome Way to help his grandmother recover from an injury. And his fear of commitment isn't enough to make him resist the tantalizing heat that he feels whenever he's near Annabelle. But can a wandering man like Wes ever settle down? When an old enemy comes to Lonesome Way, and their dreams of love are threatened, Wes and Annabelle must fight for the future their hearts have always wanted.

The silvered [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Huff, Tanya.
New York : Penguin Group US, 2012.
1 online resource
The Empire has declared war on the small, were-ruled kingdom of Aydori, capturing five women of the Mage-pack, including the wife of the were pack-leader. With the pack off defending the border, it falls to Mirian Maylin and Tomas Hagen--she a low-level mage, he younger brother to the pack-leader--to save them.

Whispers at moonrise [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Hunter, C. C., author
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2012.
1 online resource
Even at a camp for supernatural teens, Kylie Galen has never been normal. Not only can she see ghosts but she doesn't seem to belong to any one species, instead she exhibits traits from them all. Her boyfriend Lucas, seems to be having problems accepting her for what she is and what she isn't. With his werewolf pack standing in the way, Kylie finds herself turning to Derek who seems willing to accept the impossible. As if life isn't hard enough, she starts getting visits from the ghost of Holiday, but Holiday isn't dead yet

Burn for me [electronic resource] : a hidden legacy novel

October 31, 2014
Andrews, Ilona.
New York : HarperCollins, 2014.
1 online resource
While searching for Adam Pierce, who can set anyone and anything on fire, private investigator Nevada Baylor is kidnapped by Connor Rogan, a billionaire with dark powers who is also searching for Pierce and needs her help.

Cordina's crown jewel [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Roberts, Nora.
New York : Penguin Group US, 2012.
1 online resource
Her Royal Highness Camilla de Cordina, posing as just plain Camilla MacGee, realizes she is going to have to reveal herself when she falls in love with Delaney Caine, the cranky archaeologist she has been working with on a Vermont excavation.

Too many women [electronic resource] : a Nero Wolfe novel

October 31, 2014
Stout, Rex, 1886-1975.
New York : Random House Publishing Group, 2011.
1 online resource

The Salaryman's wife [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Massey, Sujata.
New York : HarperCollins, 2013.
1 online resource

With a southern touch: adam\a night in paradise\garden cop [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Blake, Jennifer, 1942-
Toronto, Ontario : MIRA, 2013.
1 online resource

The buried [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Coriell, Shelley, author.
New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2014.
1 online resource

And baby makes two [electronic resource] : a novel

October 31, 2014
Sheehan, Judy.
New York : Random House Publishing Group, 2008.
1 online resource
Jane Howe's perfect life--a successful career, great friends, and terrific Greenwich Village apartment--is suddenly thrown into turmoil by the ticking of her biological clock, and she launches a campaign to adopt a baby girl from China.

All Is calm [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Coble, Colleen.
Nashville : Thomas Nelson, 2014.
1 online resource
The Bluebird Ranch is the perfect place for Lauren Everman to hide. As the witness to a murder, she needs a place to catch her breath and the ranch's owners offer her much needed sanctuary. Her skill with horses means she's able to lend a hand with the foster kids who come to the ranch to learn to ride. Little Carly, age five, is her first and most shy student. Brendan Waddell is recovering from a gunshot wound at Bluebird Ranch. His friends' spacious and welcoming home is the perfect place for him to rest, especially during the holiday season. Newcomer Lauren intrigues him, even though she declares she's not interested in romance. When Lauren and Brendan conspire to give young Carly a happy Christmas, love blooms. But first the couple must race against time to find the killer before he strikes again.

A good time [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Schroeder, Shannyn.
New York : Kensingotn Publishing Corp., 2013.
1 online resource
A passionate free spirit and a sweet-talking playboy sound like a match made in heaven--until life gets in the way of all the fun and games. Indy Adams values her freedom above all else. She works hard to support herself, moonlighting as a waitress while she fights for her first big sale in the Chicago real estate market. The last thing she needs is to be tied down, so she doesn't think twice about declining her philandering boyfriend's marriage proposal. Besides, she just landed a new client, a wealthy lothario--exactly the kind of guy who would understand her no-strings approach. Handsome, rich, and charitable, most women jump at the chance to even talk to video game developer Griffin Walker, let alone date him. So he can't understand why Indy wants nothing more than a few steamy nights together. Despite his romantic track record, Griffin longs for real love--complete with a home and family--and he wants it with Indy. But a blessing in disguise may lead them both to a life they never expected, and give Griffin a chance to show Indy that it's okay to want more than a good time.

The nanny's homecoming [electronic resource]

October 31, 2014
Goodnight, Linda.
Toronto, Ontario : Steeple Hill, 2011.
1 online resource
After her fiance calls off their wedding, Brooke Clayton has nowhere to go but home. If she can survive in the tiny Colorado town for a year, she'll fulfill the odd terms of her estranged grandfather's will. Turns out the wealthy businessman next door, handsome single father Gabe Wesson, needs a nanny for his sweet toddler -- and Brooke needs a job. But Gabe sees Brooke as a reminder of the young wife he lost. Given their pasts, do they dare hope to fit together as a family...forever?

Eternal [electronic resource] / Shadow Falls: After Dark

October 31, 2014
Hunter, C. C.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2014.
1 online resource
When a deadly virus forces Della to be reborn, she is bonded to the vampire Chase, despite her attraction to shapeshifter Steve, and meanwhile her latest case reveals shocking secrets about her father.

How we got to now [electronic resource] : six innovations that made the modern world

October 31, 2014
Johnson, Steven, 1968- author.
New York : Penguin Group US, 2014.
1 online resource
A history of innovation shares stories of accidental genius and brilliant mistakes, examines unexpected connections between seemingly unrelated fields, and reveals how important inventions have had unintended consequences.

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