A gruesome murder in a cat rescue sanctuary splinters animal lovers and animal haters in a serene California mountain village. Village patrol officer, and animal activist, Holly Seabright, intrudes herself in the investigation to clear the name of the founder, a heroine among the animal rescue community.
Wu Zetian started out as one of the many wives of the emperor and worked her way up until she sat on the throne herself. Although she could be cruel, Wu was a strong leader who did a lot of good for China. While she ruled, its population nearly doubled.
Discover how you can get more from your healthcare appointments. This book is for you if: – you often feel anxious or nervous before your healthcare appointments. – you leave your healthcare appointments feeling frustrated. – you leave your healthcare appointments with more questions than you went in with. – you feel left out of the decisions being made about your treatment or overall care. – you have trouble keeping track of all the changes in your care. – you find that your appointments just aren’t long enough to answer all your questions and address all your concerns. – you feel your care isn’t coordinated between all your healthcare professionals.
War has come. The megacorporation Indexiv is swallowing up rivals without serious resistance. Helena Woolf’s father might be the only person who can stop them except he went into hiding from his own side a century ago.
Winner: Illinois Library Association’s Soon to be Famous Illinois Author Project “Paul Reid died in the snow at seventeen. The day of his death, he told a lie—and for the rest of his life, he wondered if that was what killed him.” And so begins the battle for the afterlife, known as The Commons.
It’s 2019 & Catherine Briggs is having a very messed up year. Her car got stolen, her family thinks she’s dead, there’s an unwelcome late night visitor at her door and oh yeah, the world’s become infested with zombies! Catherine is on a mission to find her family, no matter the cost, but fate seems to have other plans in store for her. Will she find her family before the rest of the world falls into this new era of hell or will Catherine Briggs became just another zombie in… Planet Dead: Bloodthirsty!
Nowhere is safe from Trojan. Tempest consulting specialize in bringing hackers to justice. They have been up against the best in the world, but they weren’t prepared for Trojan. He can breach any network in a matter of minutes without leaving a trace or triggering an alarm. He has no obvious motive, no data is stolen or systems brought down.
The secret, magical Lost Jungle in the Amazon is in danger… At the age of eleven, boys in Tumi’s rainforest tribe spend eleven days away from the tribe, living on their own. Most of the boys encounter the everyday plants and animals of the jungle. Tumi stumbles into the Lost Jungle, a hidden land of magic.
A family torn apart. A friendship stronger than blood. A dark journey that will change two young boys forever. After his mother and sister are killed in a tragic accident, ten-year-old Will struggles to hold on to what is left of his life. His father, consumed by grief and rage, forces Will to find solace elsewhere