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Extortion

  • Author:
    Pellicioli, Anna
    Summary:

    Miriam Feldman was attracted to the artists, the musicians, the boys who wore broken-down cardigans. Boys like Elliot. Their relationship was intense, passionate, all consuming. When they were together, Miriam knew who she was, in the...

  • Author:
    Matthews, Jeanne
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    Dinah Pelerin has finally put her life in order. Living in Berlin with her boyfriend Thor, she has landed a job teaching Native American cultures at the university. She’s never felt happier. And then her Seminole mother Swan shows up...

  • Author:
    Raabe, Melanie
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    He calls himself your husband. But you're the only one who knows the truth. Several years ago, your husband, and the father of your young son, disappeared. Since then, you've dreamt of his return; railed against him for...

  • Author:
    Iles, Greg
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    Natchez, Mississippi, is the jewel of the antebellum South, a city of old secrets and older money. Upon learning that his father is being blackmailed, Penn finds himself reopening the most highly charged murder case in the town's...

  • Author:
    Griggs, Vanessa Davis
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    Determined to adopt Jasmine Noble, who is currently in the custody of an ex-stripper, Paris Simmons-Holyfield, met with resistance from both her husband and her father, is plunged into a reality that is far more scandalous than she ever...

  • Author:
    Singer, Randy
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    When a man guns down a pregnant reporter on live TV, her husband sues the manufacturer of the killer's firearm. As opposing lawyers ignite the courtroom with their eloquence and theatrics, a shadowy cabal threatens the advocates and the...

  • Author:
    Hamilton, Ian
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    Ava travels to Beijing for the premiere of her secret lover Pang Fai's latest film, Mao's Daughter. After the screening, a distraught Fai tells Ava that she is being blackmailed by senior officials of the China Movie Syndicate...

  • Author:
    GRISHAM, John
    Summary:

    Three months after leaving Yale, Kyle McAvoy becomes an associate at the largest law firm in the world, where, in addition to practicing law, he is expected to lie, steal, and take part in a scheme that could send him to prison, if not...

  • Author:
    Hiaasen, Carl
    Summary:

    When a deranged Florida congressman falls for a gorgeous but virtuous stripper, he dedicates himself to pursuing this tasselled princess who is also a damsel in distress.

  • Author:
    Rose, Karen
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    Detective Olivia Sutherland discovers a blackmailer who preys on young people, murdering without hesitation. Along with firefighter David Hunter she must scour the city for a calculating criminal who is close and moving in for the kill...

  • Author:
    Hanson, Ed, Doman, Mary Kate
    Summary:

    These traditional reads are brimming with spirited characters and positive values—but with a little extra excitement and bite, so hold on to your hats! Written expressly for the middle grade struggling reader, the series does not...

  • Author:
    Blædel, Sara
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    Inheriting a funeral home from her estranged father, Ilka Jensen leaves Denmark for Wisconsin where her father lived. But the more she learns of her father's past, the more entangled she becomes in a family drama that has claimed...

  • Author:
    Joudrey, M.C.
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    "Earth and sky are devoid of colour. There are no beginnings or endings. Then the snow melts. Maybe it's the dead cars. It could be the escaped bison roaming the downtown core. Mosquitoes? Sure. Dragonflies? Absolutely. And it...

  • Author:
    Moody, Bill
    Summary:

    Jazz pianist Evan Horne, settled into the San Francisco jazz scene, takes a gig in Los Angeles, where he’s offered his most unusual job yet. Mega movie star Ryan Stiles hires Evan to teach him to look like he’s playing piano for an...

  • Author:
    Fielder, Hank
    Summary:

    Once upon a time in the eighties, Nick Davanger’s soulful green eyes and successful record-producer partner turned him into the pop sensation known as the Emerald Idol. But Rusty has been dead for a year now, and though Nick is slowly...

  • Author:
    WEST, Morris
    Summary:

    Cassidy went after power and money and got them both. Cassidy's son-in-law is left with a legacy of mortal sins, dangerous intrigues and deadlier secrets, involving him in the seedy side of Australian politics and the underworld....

  • Author:
    White, Randy Wayne
    Summary:

    Doc Ford's goddaughter pleads with him to help her out of a jam. An extortionist with a lurid videotape of her bachelorette party is threatening to ruin her imminent marriage. Despite getting paid, the blackmailer releases the tape...

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