The crime-infested intersection of West Fayette and Monroe Streets is well-known--and cautiously avoided--by most of Baltimore. But this notorious corner's 24-hour open-air drug market provides the economic fuel for a dying neighborhood. David Simon, an award-winning author and crime reporter, and E..
Claire Anderson is a thirty-eight-year-old widow with three children and a media company to take care of. But, after the death of her husband, Miles Media wants to absorb the company, everything that she has left of her past, something that she is not willing to tolerate. The owner is Tristan Miles,..
The song. That’s what London constable and sorcerer’s apprentice Peter Grant first notices when he examines the corpse of Cyrus Wilkins, part-time jazz drummer and full-time accountant, who dropped dead of a heart attack while playing a gig at Soho’s 606 Club. The notes of the old jazz standard are ..
Enjoy holistic wellness with just five minutes of exercise a day. Do you need to activate the body and calm the mind, but do not have time? Mariko and Tomoya, creators of the main fitness channel in Japan, B-life, offer in this book a weekly Pilates program with which, with just five minutes of exer..
Enjoy a healthy body and mind and change your life thanks to the magic of yoga. Do you want to feel better in your own skin and adopt a more positive mindset towards life? Mariko and Tomoya, creators of the main yoga channel in Japan, B-life, will show you that, thanks to the yogi lifestyle, you can..
Ella Harper is a survivor―a pragmatic optimist. She’s spent her whole life moving from town to town with her flighty mother, struggling to make ends meet and believing that someday she’ll climb out of the gutter. After her mother’s death, Ella is truly alone. Until Callum Royal appears, plucking Ell..
The 1291 siege of Acre was the Alamo of the Christian Crusades -- the final bloody battle for the Holy Land. After a desperate six weeks, the beleaguered citadel surrendered to the Mamluks, bringing an end to Christendom's two-hundred year adventure in the Middle East.In The Accursed Tower, Roger Cr..
Evelyn Hardcastle will die. Every day until Aiden Bishop can identify her killer and break the cycle. But every time the day begins again, Aiden wakes up in the body of a different guest. And some of his hosts are more helpful than others... The most inventive debut of the year twists together a mys..
Set in the twenty-second century after the repeal of the Nineteenth Amendment, the novel reveals a world where women are once again property, denied civil rights, and banned from public life. In this world, Earth’s wealth relies on interplanetary commerce, for which the population depends on linguis..
Since the birth of Soviet Russia, Vladimir Lenin has been viewed as a controversial figure, both revered and reviled for his rigid political ideals. Still, he continues to fascinate as a man who made history and who created the first Communist state, a model that would later be imitated by nearly ha..
She-Wolves: The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth
In the tradition of Antonia Fraser, David Starkey, and Alison Weir, prize-winning historian Helen Castor delivers a compelling, eye-opening examination of women and power in England, witnessed through the lives of six women who exercised power against all odds - and one who never got the chance. Exp..
Can a family be built from lies? When Faye Baker discovers a child's skull behind the walls of her new home, the police assign the investigation to Inspector Lottie Parker. The house belongs to the family of Jeff, Faye's boyfriend, but the young man is reluctant to cooperate, and Lottie wonders what..