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Mr. Chartwell by Rebecca Hunt

Mr. Chartwell by Rebecca Hunt

Parliamentary librarian, Esther Hammerhans, put an ad in the newspaper for a renter. She wanted company, someone to help divert her attention from the looming date of her husband’s suicide two years before. What she got was a massive black dog that calls himself Mr. Chartwell. He has business in the city and needs a room to be close to his client—Winston Churchill. Black Pat also has business with Esther, but she does not know it yet.

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

    A Discovery of Witches Deborah Harkness Penguin Group USA 2-11-11 Hardcover/579 pages ISBN: 978-0670022410 Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . .romance along with a dash of danger, murder and intrigue. Diana Bishop is not your run of the...

Sometimes I Feel Like a Nut by Jill Kargman

Sometimes I Feel Like a Nut Essays & Observations Jill Kargman 2-01-11 Hardcover/192 pages ISBN: 978-0-06-2007193 Buy This Book www.amazon.com       "Each page is a new adventure into humor..." Without humor the world should just close...

Creating a Narrative Arc for a Fictional Character

  Creating a Narrative Arc for a Fictional Character by Rochelle Jewel Shapiro February 2011   To create a strong narrative arc, the character must begin one way and end another, eg. in George Elliot’s Silas Marner, (did anyone besides me have to read...

Anatomy of Ghosts by Andrew Taylor

    Anatomy of Ghosts Andrew Taylor Hyperion 1-25-11 Hardcover/432 pages ISBN: 978-1401302870 Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . .emotionally luxurious . . ." A moody 18th century ghost story that plumbs the depths of grief and...

A Lonely Death by Charles Todd

    A Lonely Death Charles Todd Harper Collins 1-21-11 Hardcover/343 pages ISBN: 978-0061726194 Buy This Book www.amazon.com     ". . .a psychic time capsule . . ." Slow pace suits this character sketch of turn of the century England....

The Girl in the Green Raincoat by Laura Lippman

The Girl in the Green Raincoat Laura Lippman Avon 01-10-11 Hardcover/176 pages ISBN: 978-0061938368 Buy This Book www.amazon.com       ". . . homage to Hitchcock. ...well-written and riveting. . ." Real world mystery with authenticity and...

A Special Relationship by Douglas Kennedy

  A Special Relationship Douglas Kennedy Simon & Schuster 1-10-11 Hardcover/411 pages ISBN: 978-1439199138 Buy This Book www.amazon.com   ". . .thrilling and interesting and satisfying." Solid writing with well-rounded and interesting...