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02_15_2015_The Pit-Prop Syndicate_Freeman Wills Crofts

The Pit-Prop Syndicate 15 Feb

Stranded on a French highway, a wine merchant discovers a conspiracy Twenty-six kilometers from Bordeaux, Seymour Merriman’s motorcycle runs low on gas. He is waiting for a passing motorist to come to his rescue when he notices a lorry turn down a nearby country road….

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02_14_2015_The Cemetery Club_Blanche Day Manos

The Cemetery Club 14 Feb

Goshen Cemetery lay quiet and peaceful under a benevolent spring sky. Darcy Campbell and her mother, Flora Tucker, had no inkling that in a few moments, the scene would change and they would face a horror on the ground and a threat from above, beyond…

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02_13_2015_The Silent Girls_Eric Rickstad

The Silent Girls 13 Feb

With the dead of a bitter Vermont winter closing in, evil is alive and well . . . Frank Rath thought he was done with murder when he turned in his detective’s badge to become a private investigator and raise a daughter alone. Then the…

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02_12_2015_The Neon Lawyer_Victor Methos

The Neon Lawyer 12 Feb

With money and hope in short supply, newly minted attorney Brigham Theodore decides it’s time to lower his standards. He joins a seedy fly-by-night firm in Salt Lake City out of desperation. After he loses his first case—a speeding ticket—he’s convinced his career is over….

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02_11_2015_The Patent_Max Garwood

The Patent 11 Feb

Shanghai, China: Inventor and patent attorney Marc Wayne is held captive until he produces a functioning model of his Meissner Field Generator. At stake, his ransomed sister’s life. At the request of the FBI, Marc submits a patent application based on a theoretical, but seemingly…

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02_10_2015_The Metamorphosis_Franz Kafka

The Metamorphosis 10 Feb

Gregor awakens one morning and has been transformed into a monsterous, instect-like creature. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka is one of the strangest pieces of 20th century literature and required reading in many high school and college English courses. Check to make sure the price…

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02_09_2015_The Riddle of the Sands_Erskine Childers

The Riddle of the Sands 09 Feb

he Riddle of the Sands: A Record of Secret Service is a patriotic British 1903 novel by Erskine Childers. It is a novel that “owes a lot to the wonderful adventure novels of writers like Rider Haggard, that were a staple of Victorian Britain”; perhaps…

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02_08_2015_THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY_G. K. Chesterton

THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY 08 Feb

The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare is a novel by G. K. Chesterton, first published in 1908. The book has been referred to as a metaphysical thriller. Although it deals with anarchists, the novel is not an exploration or rebuttal of anarchist thought; Chesterton’s…

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02_07_2015_Mary Shelley_Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley 07 Feb

Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, is a novel written by English author Mary Shelley about eccentric scientist Victor Frankenstein, who creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment. Shelley started writing the story when she was eighteen, and the novel was published when she…

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02_06_2015_The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes_Arthur Conan Doyle

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes 06 Feb

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of classic detective stories by Arthur Conan Doyle. Another series of the adventures of Sherlock Holmes as reported by his faithful biographer Dr. Watson and it becomes clearer than ever that the real draw of these stories…

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