April 21, 2014 Leave a comment
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FICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)
CARNAL CURIOSITY, by Stuart Woods. (Putnam.) In the 29th Stone Barrington novel, the New York lawyer confronts thieves who can bypass high-end security systems.
THE FIXED TRILOGY, by Laurelin Paige. (Laurelin Paige.) Collects “Fixed on You,” “Found in You” and “Forever With You,” the story of Alayna Wither and Hudson Pierce.
MISSING YOU, by Harlan Coben. (Dutton.) Kat Donovan, an N.Y.P.D. detective, searches for the ex-fiancé who left her years before; her father’s murderer; and the reason the users of an online dating site are disappearing.
NYPD RED 2, by James Patterson and Marshall Karp. (Little, Brown.) Detective Zach Jordan and his partner are called when the body of a wealthy woman is discovered on the Central Park carousel; the second book in a new series.
I’VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN, by Mary Higgins Clark. (Simon & Schuster.) The producer of a true-crime show must contend with participants with secrets as well as her husband’s murderer.
SHADOW SPELL, by Nora Roberts. (Berkley.) In County Mayo, a falconer with an unresolved past falls for his sister’s best friend; Book 2 of the Cousins O’Dwyer trilogy.
KEEP QUIET, by Lisa Scottoline. (St. Martin’s.) A father hides a terrible secret to protect his son.
ORPHAN TRAIN, by Christina Baker Kline. (Morrow/HarperCollins.) A historical novel about orphans swept off the streets of New York and sent to the Midwest in the 1920s.
THE GOLDFINCH, by Donna Tartt. (Little, Brown.) A painting smuggled out of the Metropolitan Museum of Art after a bombing becomes a boy’s prize, guilt and burden.
THE HUSBAND’S SECRET, by Liane Moriarty. (Amy Einhorn/Putnam.) A woman’s life is upended when she discovers a letter from her husband she was not meant to read.
NONFICTION (Combined Print & E-Book)
FLASH BOYS, by Michael Lewis. (Norton.) The world of high-frequency computer-driven trading, from the author of “Liar’s Poker.”
HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent. (Thomas Nelson.) A father recounts his 3-year-old son’s encounter with Jesus during an appendectomy.
FACE THE MUSIC, by Paul Stanley. (HarperOne.) A memoir by the Kiss rhythm guitarist.
LOVE LIFE, by Rob Lowe. (Simon & Schuster.) The actor’s second book of stories and observations.
10% HAPPIER, by Dan Harris. (It Books.) A co-anchor of “Nightline” reports on the science and spiritual dimensions of meditation, and describes how it has improved his life.
THRIVE, by Arianna Huffington. (Harmony.) Personal well-being as the indispensable third measure — with money and power — of success.
KILLING JESUS, by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. (Holt.) Jesus’ life and times, and the events leading up to his execution.
UPSTAIRS AT THE WHITE HOUSE, by J. B. West with Mary Lynn Kotz. (Open Road.) Reminiscences of five presidents and their families by a former White House major-domo. First published in 1974.
CREATIVITY, INC, by Ed Catmull with Amy Wallace. (Random House.) How managers can develop an environment that promotes creativity, by the co-founder and president of Pixar Animation.
THE DIVIDE, by Matt Taibbi. (Spiegel & Grau.) A journalist contends that economic inequality has created separate systems of justice for the rich and poor.