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  • The Sacrifice of Tamar

    The Sacrifice of Tamar

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Naomi Ragen
    Format:   
    Publisher:   St. Martin's Griffin; 1 Reprint edition (2010, Jul 20th).
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    Tamar Finegold is twenty-one years old, the happy, beautiful bride of a rising young Rabbi in one of Brooklyn's insulated, ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities.  Having married the man of her dreams and taken her place as a wife—and hopefully soon-to-be mother—in her community, Tamar feels as though the world is at her feet.  But her secure, predictable existence is brought to an abrupt end when she is raped by an intruder.  Fearing the unbearable stigma and threat to her marriage that could result from telling the truth, Tamar makes a fateful decision that changes her life forever.  Her feeling that she did the only thing she could under the circumstances explodes when years later a shocking, undreamed of turn of events finally forces her to confront her past, once and for all . more

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  • Sin City Volume 6: Booze, Broads, & Bullets

    Sin City Volume 6: Booze, Broads, & Bullets

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Frank Miller
    Format:   Paperback
    Publisher:   Dark Horse (2010, Nov 3rd).
    Pages:   160

    The Sin City graphic novels are among the most widely acclaimed comics in history, but Frank Miller is also a master of the quick and dirty yarn. Collected in this sixth volume of his crime-comic megahit are all of Miller's Sin City shorts and one-shots, newly redesigned with a brand-new cover by Miller, some of his first comics art in years! Collecting classics like "Just Another Saturday Night" and "Silent Night," both starring the iconic big lug with a condition, Marv; "The Customer Is Always Right," featured in the Sin City film; and "The Babe Wore Red," starring Sin City's most enduring hero, Dwight, Booze, Broads, and Bullets spans every kind of dark business you might encounter on a cold night in Basin City. It's sure to scratch your Sin City itch again and again, in just that way that makes you itch for more. more

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  • Sin City Volume 5: Family Values

    Sin City Volume 5: Family Values

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Frank Miller
    Format:   Paperback
    Publisher:   Dark Horse; 3rd Revised edition edition (2010, Nov 23rd).
    Pages:   128

    Frank Miller's first-ever original graphic novel is one of Sin City's nastiest yarns to date! Starring fan-favorite characters Dwight and Miho, this newly redesigned edition sports a brand-new cover by Miller, some of his first comics art in years! There's a kind of debt you can't ever pay off, not entirely. And that's the kind of debt Dwight owes Gail. The girls of Old Town have their own family values, their own laws, and when someone too dumb to know better breaks them, an example needs to be set. Dwight's got his own reasons for taking the job, and deadly little Miho . . . Miho likes to play with them a little first. With a new look generating more excitement than ever before, this third edition is the perfect way to attract a whole new generation of readers to Frank Miller's masterpiece! . more

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  • The Hard Goodbye

    The Hard Goodbye

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Frank Miller
    Format:   Paperback
    Publisher:   Dark Horse (-0001, Nov 30th).
    Pages:   208

    The first volume of the crime-comic megahit that introduced the now-infamous character Marv and spawned a blockbuster film returns in a newly redesigned edition, with a brand-new cover by Frank Miller - some of his first comics art in years! It's a lousy room in a lousy part of a lousy town. But Marv doesn't care. There's an angel in the room. She says her name is Goldie. A few hours later, Goldie's dead without a mark on her perfect body, and the cops are coming before anyone but Marv could know she's been killed. Somebody paid good money for this frame . . . With a new look generating more excitement than ever before, this third edition is the perfect way to attract a whole new generation of readers to Frank Miller's masterpiece! more

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  • Streets of New York Volume 3

    Streets of New York Volume 3

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Erick S Gray ,
    Format:   Paperback
    Publisher:   Augustus Publishing; Original edition (2009, Jun 1st).
    Pages:   260

    In the trilogy’s previous entry, jealousy ignited long-simmering tensions between Promise, Squeeze, and Show, leading to an all-out gang war. Streets Of New York Volume 3 finds the neighborhood reeling from the pain of losing a son and brother to gang violence, yet still, the mayhem continues. The lives of best friends hang in the balance. Regrets abound, but suspicions linger. Bonds are tested and covers blown. Those not from the streets must watch their backs or risk the wrath of street justice. As the novel races to a dramatic close, the fate of an entire family is up in the air. Coauthored by hip-hop lit heavyweights Erick Gray, Mark Anthony, and Anthony Whyte, and with a powerful foreword by Treasure Blue, the “Uncle of Urban Lit,” Streets of New York Volume 3 is a satisfying finale to an action-packed, unforgettable saga. more

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  • Streets of New York Volume 2

    Streets of New York Volume 2

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Erick S Gray ,
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Augustus Publishing; Original edition (2009, Jun 1st).
    Pages:   

    The first installment in this exciting series followed Promise, Squeeze, and Show as they robbed, whored, and fought their way to adulthood on the mean streets of Brooklyn. Now, it’s a year later. Promise is trying to get out of the gangsta life, but the streets have a powerful call. Squeeze and Show are making out like bandits with their hot new nightclub, the Brooklyn Café. Grindin’ in the streets is no longer an option, but trouble still follows the pair like heat on a sunny day. Staying cool with the cops and the city requires flexing a lot of street muscle, and they’ve got too much invested to not use every weapon in their arsenal. Envious of their success, Promise returns to claim what he believes he’s owed, causing a rift within the gang — a rift so wide that it sets off a war, leaving the participants reeling with deadly losses. more

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  • You're Not Safe

    You're Not Safe

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Mary Burton
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Zebra (2014, Apr 1st).
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    He Will Never ForgetThe broken body hanging from a tree in Texas Hill Country. . .the frozen figure huddled in a meat locker. . .only at second glance does the truth become apparent. What seems like suicide is far more sinister, and the terror is only beginning... Never ForgiveOne devastating moment changed Greer Templeton's life and ended two others. Now, with a body found on her property and Texas Ranger Tec Bragg on her doorstep, Greer's nightmare has returned. With each new victim, her link to Tec's case grows, and soon it will be too late to run. And Never Let Them Live. . .Greer hoped the past was behind her, but an obsessed killer has never forgotten the bond that unites them. One by one, he will track down his victims, finish what was started--and make Greer's dying wish come true. more

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  • What a Reckless Rogue Needs

    What a Reckless Rogue Needs

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Vicky Dreiling
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Forever (2014, Mar 25th).
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    "4 1/2 stars! TOP PICK! In the second of the Sinful Scoundrels series, Dreiling brings the Regency to life in a wonderfully evocative fashion. With believable, intelligent characters--including an honorable rake and a strong-willed lady--this moving tale, fraught with sexual tension, hits just the right notes."--RT Book Reviews on WHAT A RECKLESS ROGUE NEEDSWILL THE ROGUE'S PERFECT PLAN . . . Colin Brockhurst, Earl of Ravenshire, has no desire to wed, this season or any other. So when his father demands he give up his wild ways and take a wife, Colin refuses. But his father raises the stakes and threatens to sell the ancestral home if Colin doesn't comply. Now Colin has no choice but to find a wife. Unfortunately, the only woman he wants is the one whose heart he broke years ago. more

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  • Fool Me Twice

    Fool Me Twice

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Meredith Duran
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Pocket Books (2014, Mar 25th).
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    A LADY WITH A SECRET Running for her life, exhausted and out of options, Olivia Holladay wants nothing more than the chance to make a home for herself. So when she realizes that the infamous Duke of Marwick might hold the key to her freedom, she boldly disguises herself as the newest and bravest in a long line of the duke’s notoriously temperamental housekeepers. Little does she know that the wickedly handsome Alastair de Grey has very different plans for her. . . . A MAN WITH A PASSION—FOR VENGEANCE As his new employee, Olivia is a fearless upstart. As a woman, the daring redhead is just what Alastair needs to rouse him from darkness to the siren call of revenge. He has suffered a betrayal so deep that he will use whatever means necessary to destroy his enemies—even his brazen and beautiful domestic. more

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  • My Sweetest Escape

    My Sweetest Escape

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Chelsea M. Cameron
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Harlequin HQN (2014, Jan 28th).
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    The past will always find you Jos Archer was the girl with the perfect life—until the night it all came crashing down around her. Now, nine months later, she still hasn't begun to pick up the pieces. Even transferring to a new college and living under the watchful eye of her older sister, Renee, isn't enough to help her feel normal again. And then she meets Dusty Sharp. For reasons Jos can't begin to fathom, the newly reformed campus bad boy seems determined to draw her out of her shell. And if she's not careful, his knowing green eyes and wicked smile will make her feel things she's no longer sure she deserves. But even as Dusty coaxes Jos to open up about the past, he's hiding secrets of his own. Secrets about the night her old life fell apart. more

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