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Wicked Like a Wildfire

LANA POPOVIC · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

"Lush. Delicious. Bewildering. And darkly magical. Popovic has created a world that you tumble into from the very first words and wish you could stay in forever." - Evelyn Skye, author of The Crown's Game"Wicked Like a Wildfire was like devouring a succulent fairy fruit...
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The Language of Flowers: A Novel

Vanessa Diffenbaugh · Ballantine Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The Victorian language of flowers was used to express emotions: honeysuckle for devotion, azaleas for passion, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it has been more useful in communicating feelings like grief, mistrust and solitude. After a childhood spent in the foster care...
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Wicked Lovely

Melissa Marr · HarperCollins; 1st edition
Pages: 328
Format: Hardcover

Rule Dont stare at invisible faeriesAislinn has always seen faeries Powerful and dangerous they walk hidden in mortal world Aislinn fears their crueltyespecially if they learn of her Sightand wishes she were as blind to their presence as other teensRule Dont speak to invisible faeriesNow...
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The Honey Farm: A Novel

HARRIET ALIDA LYE · Liveright
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Lily King meets Patricia Highsmith in this slyly seductive debut set on an eerily beautiful farm teeming with secrets.The drought has discontented the bees. Soil dries into sand; honeycomb stiffens into wax. But Cynthia knows how to breathe life back into her farm: offer it as an artists'...
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Orchid Blues

Stuart Woods · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 290
Format: Print book

Chief of Police Holly Barker-the heroine introduced in the New York Times bestselling Orchid Beach-returns with her trusty Doberman, Daisy, to track an unusual band of thieves in this second thriller in Stuart Woods's newest and most captivating series. "Holly Barker-tough and tight-lipped-is...
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The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession

Susan Orlean · Ballantine Publ.
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK A modern classic of personal journalism, The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean's wickedly funny, elegant, and captivating tale of an amazing obsession. Determined to clone an endangered flower - the rare ghost orchid Polyrrhiza lindenii...
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Life After Life: A Novel

Kate Atkinson · Reagan Arthur Books; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

What if you could live again and again, until you got it right? On a cold and snowy night in 1910, Ursula Todd is born to an English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and snowy night, Ursula Todd is born, lets out a lusty wail, and embarks...
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Elixir

Hilary Duff · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Clea Raymond has felt the glare of the spotlight her entire life. The daughter of a renowned surgeon and a prominent Washington DC politician, she has grown to be a talented photojournalist who takes refuge in a career that allows her to travel to the most exotic parts of the world. But after...
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