Here and Gone

Here and Gone

Title: Here and Gone Author: Haylen Beck Publisher: Crown Publication Date: June 20, 2017 Pages: 304 Format: ARC / Ebook Source: First to Read It begins with a woman fleeing through Arizona with her kids in tow, trying to escape an abusive marriage. When she’s pulled over by an unsettling local sheriff, things soon go awry and she is taken into custody. Only when she gets to the station, her kids are gone. And then the cops start saying they…

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UR

UR

Title: UR Author: Stephen King Publisher: Storyville Publication Date: February 12, 2009 Pages: 61 Format: Hardcover (from an anthology) Source: Library Reeling from a painful break-up, English instructor and avid book lover Wesley Smith is haunted by his ex-girlfriend’s parting shot: “Why can’t you just read off the computer like everyone else?” He buys an e-book reader out of spite, but soon finds he can use the device to glimpse realities he had never before imagined, discovering literary riches beyond…

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An Eccentric Engagement

An Eccentric Engagement

Title: An Eccentric Engagement Author: Donna Lea Simpson Publisher: Beyond the Page Publication Date: May 14, 2017 Pages: 80 Format: Ebook Source: NetGalley Sorrow Marchand has patiently endured the taunts of London society for her bold speech and curious ways, yet it was those very qualities of the sparkling young beauty that caught the eye of the Honorable Bertram Carlyle and ultimately elicited an offer of marriage from him. But the usually candid Sorrow has kept her ludicrously madcap family…

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The Haunting of Hill House

The Haunting of Hill House

Title: The Haunting of Hill House Author: Shirley Jackson Publisher: Penguin Publication Date: 1959 Pages: 256 Format: Paperback Source: Library The classic supernatural thriller by an author who helped define the genre. First published in 1959, Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House has been hailed as a perfect work of unnerving terror. It is the story of four seekers who arrive at a notoriously unfriendly pile called Hill House: Dr. Montague, an occult scholar looking for solid evidence of…

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The Shining Girls

The Shining Girls

Title: The Shining Girls Author: Lauren Beukes Publisher: Mulholland Books Publication Date: April 15, 2013 Pages: 480 Format: Hardcover Source: Library THE GIRL WHO WOULDN’T DIE HUNTS THE KILLER WHO SHOULDN’T EXIST. “The future is not as loud as war, but it is relentless. It has a terrible fury all its own.” Harper Curtis is a killer who stepped out of the past. Kirby Mazrachi is the girl who was never meant to have a future. Kirby is the last…

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