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By: Elizabeth Heiter

The Profiler #4

ISBN: 0778319741

Publisher: MIRA

Publication Date: 12/27/2016 

Format: Paperback 

My Rating: 5 Stars

If you're reading this, I'm already dead… 

That's the note seventeen-year-old Haley Cooke leaves behind when she disappears from inside her high school. FBI profiler Evelyn Baine is called in to figure out who had reason to hurt her. On the surface, the popular cheerleader has no...

By: Lisa Gardner

Series: Quincy & Rainie, #6.5 

Short Story 

ISBN: 9781101986325

Publisher: Dutton 

Publication Date: 12/27/2016

Format: e-book 

My Rating:  5 Stars

FBI Profiler Pierce Quincy and Officer Rainie Conner return in a baffling cold case in this exclusive eBook short story by New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner.

A young woman is found strangled in the stairwell of a college library, only h...

By:  A.J. Banner

ISBN: 9781501152115

Publisher: Touchstone 

Publication Date: 12/27/2016 

Format: Paperback

My Rating: 5 Stars 

From bestselling author A.J. Banner comes a dazzling new novel of psychological suspense in the vein of S.J. Watson’s Before I Go to Sleep and Mary Kubica’s The Good Girl that questions just how much we can trust the people around us.

Thirty-four-year-old marine biologist Kyra Winthr...

By:  Kimberly Belle

ISBN: 0778319768

Publisher: MIRA

Publication Date: 12/27/2016

Format: Other

My Rating: 5 Stars

Top Books of 2016

Iris and Will have been married for seven years, and their marriage is as close to perfect as it can be. But on the morning Will leaves for a business trip to Florida, Iris's happy world comes to an abrupt halt. Another plane headed for Seattle has crashed into a field, killing every...

By: Caroline Mitchell 

ISBN: 9781503941502

Publisher: Thomas & Mercer

Publication Date: 12/20/2016

Format:  Paperback

My Rating:  5 Stars

To Rebecca it was a brave decision that led to her freedom from domestic abuse. To Solomon it was the ultimate betrayal.

It’s been ten years since Rebecca’s testimony saw Solomon locked away. Enough time for the nightmares to recede, the nerves to relax; enough time to rebuild h...

By:  Louise Jensen

ISBN: 9781786810960

Publisher: Bookouture

Publication Date: 12/16/2016
Format: Other

My Rating: 5 Stars ++ 

Top Books of 2016


The perfect daughter. The perfect girlfriend. The perfect murder?

Jenna is seriously ill. She’s lost all hope of getting the heart transplant she needs to live. But just as her life is ebbing away, she receives a donor heart from a girl called Callie. Who was Callie and...

By: Catherine Ryan Hyde

ISBN: 978-1503939448

Publisher: Lake Union 

Publication Date: 12/13/2016

Format: Other

My Rating: 5 Stars  +

Top Books of 2016


In an isolated Texas ranch, Dr. Lucy cares for abandoned animals. The solitude allows her to avoid the people and places that remind her of the past. Not that any of the townsfolk care. In 1959, no one is interested in a woman doctor. Nor are they welcoming Cal...

By:  Sibel Hodge

ISBN: 9781503941106

Publisher: Thomas & Mercer

Publication Date:  12/27/2016

Format:  Other

My Rating: 3.5 Stars  

There are three sides to every story: Yours. Mine. And the truth…

Max and Alissa have a fairy tale life—newlywed, madly in love and enviously rich. Then Max is brutally stabbed to death at their home and Alissa, miraculously, escapes with her life. But why was she spared?

The hunt...

By:  Jessica Treadway 

ISBN: 9781455554119

Publisher:  Grand Central 

Publication Date: 12/6/2016 

Format: Hardcover 

My Rating: 4 Stars


A page-turner about the murder of a teenage girl, from the author of Lacy Eye.

On a cold December day in northern upstate New York, the body of high school senior Joy Enright is discovered in the woods at the edge of a pond. She had been presumed drowned, but an autopsy...

By:  Matt Coyle

Rick Cahill #3

ISBN:  9781608092277

Publisher: Oceanview Publishing

Publication Date:  12/6/2016

Format: Hardcover

My Rating:  4 Stars 

Private Investigator Rick Cahill fears the next knock on his door will be a cop holding a warrant for his arrest. For murder. La Jolla Chief of Police Tony Moretti is convinced Rick killed a missing person. No body has been found, but the evidence that’s pi...

By: Kerry Lonsdale

ISBN:1503941833

Publisher: Lake Union

Publication Date: 12/6/2016 

Format: Other

My Rating: 4 Stars

Featured Weekend Read 

From the bestselling author of Everything We Keep comes a gripping tale of long-buried secrets, the strength of forgiveness, and the healing power of returning home for good.

After a harrowing accident tore her family apart, Molly Brennan fled from the man she loved and the...


The Spectacular World of Waldorf #4

By: Beth Ann Stifflemire 

ISBN: 978-1943274420

Age Range: 4 - 8 years
Grade Level: Preschool - 3
Publisher: Waldorf 

Publication Date: 12/1/2016 

Format: Paperback 

My Rating: 5 Stars 

The Spectacular World of Waldorf allows children to discover new places in the USA & Worldwide through humorous and intriguing travels for the picture book age reader.

Bright-detailed illustratio...

By: Barbara Davis

ISBN: 9780451474810

Publisher: Berkley 

Publication Date: 12/6/2016

Format: Paperback

My Rating: TBR

From the author of Summer at Hideaway Key comes a sweeping new Southern women's fiction novel about forgiving the past one letter at a time...

The truth lies between the lines...

A year ago, Dovie Larkin's life was shattered when her fiancé committed suicide just weeks before their wedding. Now,...

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