A look at the deaths of several famous people throughout history and the circumstances surrounding those deaths.
- Auteur:Bragg, GeorgiaSommaire:
- Auteur:Zhang, C Pam.Sommaire:
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR A WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR LONGLISTED FOR THE 2020 BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST FOR THE 2020 CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE NATIONAL BESTSELLER A NATIONAL BOOK FOUNDATION...
- Auteur:Green, R. W., Beaton, M. C.Sommaire:
PI Agatha Raisin learns that her one-time lover is to be married. But the morning after the wedding, the bride is murdered. Agatha takes on the case and quickly becomes entrenched in the equestrian world.
- Auteur:Marshall, BevSommaire:
When a handsome evangelist marries 13- year-old Layla's attractive mother, all seems idyllic. But soon her grandmother dies, her mother has a near-fatal accident, and a family member tries to rape her. After her mom interrupts the...
- Auteur:Lewis, SusanSommaire:
Angie Watts, wife and mother of three, expected motherhood to be more straightforward. But her son Liam grows from a sweet-natured boy to a troubled teen suspected of a local murder. Now with her husband gone, Liam missing, and funds...
- Auteur:Easton, EliSommaire:
When Brian Matheson dies at nineteen, his soul is in limbo. He has one chance to redeem himself before he’s thrown into a nasty pit. All Brian has to do is save the life of Kevin Anderson, a boy he and his friends tormented for being...
- Auteur:Daniels, B. J.Sommaire:
Charlie Farmington has been living with guilt over her stepsister Lindy's unsolved murder for fifteen years. Then, through the twinkling lights and pine-scented air of a Montana Christmas, she glimpses Lindy, alive, standing on the...
- Auteur:Shakespeare, WilliamSommaire:
After seeing the ghost of his murdered father, Hamlet realizes that his new stepfather was the killer and plots revenge and ponders the value of life.
- Auteur:LaFevers, RobinSommaire:
In the fifteenth-century kingdom of Brittany, seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where she learns that the god of Death has blessed her with...
- Auteur:LaFevers, RobinSommaire:
À 17 ans, Ismae échappe à la brutalité d’un mariage arrangé et trouve refuge dans le couvent de Saint-Mortain, où les religieuses vénèrent encore les anciens dieux. Elle y apprend que le dieu de la Mort lui-même lui a accordé de...
- Auteur:Jio, SarahSommaire:
June Andersen is professionally successful, but her personal life is marred by unhappiness. Unexpectedly, she is called to settle her great-aunt Ruby's estate and determine the fate of Bluebird Books, the children's bookstore...
- Auteur:MOORE, TomSommaire:
A touching novella about a young boy growing up in a Newfoundland outport who must learn to live with his mother's death and his father's remarriage.
- Auteur:Katz, Jon.Sommaire:
Katz addresses the difficult but necessary process of saying goodbye to a devoted companion, and offers comfort, wisdom, and a way forward from sorrow to acceptance.
- Auteur:Rhodes, Jewell ParkerSommaire:
Twelve-year-old Jerome is shot by a police officer who mistakes his toy gun for a real threat. As a ghost, he observes the devastation unleashed on his family and community. This gripping story is about how children, families--and one...
- Auteur:Weston, Joanna M.Sommaire:
After Frame and her brother Ranger discover Uncle Tam's body in the river, they question if his death was really an accident. Their suspicions are confirmed when they find a knife under a rock. Clues mount up after they discover that...
- Auteur:Cook, RobinSommaire:
During a study break, UCLA medical student Jennifer Hernandez is shocked to learn that her grandmother died during surgery in New Delhi. Desperate to find out why, she uncovers several other unexplained deaths.
- Auteur:Courtenay, BryceSommaire:
Sequel to The Persimmon Tree
- Auteur:Ford, DarnellaSommaire:
When a horrible accident kills Blaze James' father and scars her twin sister Aerial, Blaze is left in the care of exotic Felicity Hardaway. Felicity opens new vistas for Blaze. And as their relationship grows more intense, Blaze faces...
- Auteur:Bernhard, JimSommaire:
"Everybody has got to die, but I have always believed an exception would be made in my case." -William Saroyan, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Famous authors, like everybody else, know that one day they will die. Final Chapters tells the...
- Auteur:Fletcher, Ralph J.Sommaire:
Cliff describes the excitement, conflict, and sudden tragedy experienced by his large and boisterous family during his eleventh year.