Score: 4.5
From 1,617 Ratings

The Last Boyfriend


  • Author: Nora Roberts
  • Release Date : 2012-05-01
  • Genre: Romance
  • File Size: 1794214 Bytes


A new novel of a shared past, a fresh start, and a lifetime of love.   #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts introduces you to the Montgomery brothers—Beckett, Ryder, and Owen—as they bring an intimate bed-and-breakfast to life in their hometown.   Owen is the organizer of the Montgomery clan, running the family’s construction business with an iron fist—and an even less flexible spreadsheet. And though his brothers bust on his compulsive list-making, the Inn BoonsBoro is about to open right on schedule. The only thing Owen didn’t plan for was Avery McTavish...   Avery’s popular pizza place is right across the street from the inn, giving her a first-hand look at its amazing renovation—and a newfound appreciatio...

The Last Town


  • Author: Stephen Knight
  • Release Date : 2019-08-05
  • Genre: Horror
  • File Size: 752577 Bytes


It started in the Middle East. A flu-like plague that infected thousands and killed roughly ten percent of its victims. Those who died awoke once again, but they were no longer among the living--they came back as soulless carnivorous corpses who desired only one thing: to feed on living human flesh.As the infection spread, across Europe and the rest of the globe, cities were overwhelmed. Nations fell. Humanity flickered like a candle flame in the wind.In the United States: the nation's great cities are becoming hunting grounds. New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles...all are falling victim to hordes of shambling dead who want only one thing: to devour the living.Single Tree, California is a small resort town in Inyo County. Between Los Angeles a...

The Last Town

The Last Town


  • Author : Blake Crouch
  • Publisher : Center Point
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1683248066


The Last Town Book Description :

"Secret Service agent Ethan Burke arrived in Wayward Pines, Idaho, three weeks ago, where people's life choices are dictated. Children are taught that David Pilcher, the town's creator, is god. No one is allowed to leave. But Ethan has discovered the astonishing secret of what lies beyond the electrified fence that surrounds Wayward Pines"--...

The Last Town on Earth
Score: 3.5
From 33 Ratings

The Last Town on Earth


  • Author : Thomas Mullen
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2006-08-29
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1588365646


The Last Town on Earth Book Description :

Set against the backdrop of one of the most virulent epidemics that America ever experienced–the 1918 flu epidemic–Thomas Mullen’s powerful, sweeping first novel is a tale of morality in a time of upheaval. Deep in the mist-shrouded forests of the Pacific Northwest is a small mill town called Commonwealth, conceived as a haven for workers weary of exploitation. For Philip Worthy, the adopted son of the town’s founder, it is a haven in another sense–as the first place in his life he’s had a loving family to call his own. And yet, the ideals that define this outpost are being threatened from all sides. A world war is raging, and with the fear of spies rampant, the loyalty of all Americans is coming under scrutiny. Meanwhile, another shadow ...

The Last Town

The Last Town


  • Author : Research Professor in English Literature Stephen Knight
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-09-05
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1976154316


The Last Town Book Description :

It started in the Middle East. A flu-like plague that infected thousands and killed roughly ten percent of its victims. Those who died awoke once again, but they were no longer among the living--they came back as soulless carnivorous corpses who desired only one thing: to feed on living human flesh. As the infection spread across Europe and the rest of the globe, cities were overwhelmed. Nations fell. Humanity flickered like a candle flame in the wind. In the United States: the nation's great cities become hunting grounds. New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles...all fall victim to hordes of shambling dead who want to devour the living....

Wayward
Score: 4
From 1,689 Ratings

Wayward


  • Author : Blake Crouch
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1477808701


Wayward Book Description :

Ethan Burke, one of the few who knows what lies beyond the borders of Wayward Pines, settles uncomfortably into his role as sheriff....

The Last Gang in Town

The Last Gang in Town


  • Author : Aaron Chapman
  • Publisher : Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-21
  • Genre: True Crime
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781551526720


The Last Gang in Town Book Description :

The story of a year-long confrontation in 1972 between the Vancouver police and the Clark Park gang, a band of unruly characters who ruled the city’s east side. Corrupt cops, hapless criminals, and murder figure in this story that questions which gang was tougher: the petty criminals, or the police themselves....

Titanic

Titanic


  • Author : John Welshman
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2012-03-15
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780191611735


Titanic Book Description :

In his famous book A Night to Remember, historian Walter Lord described the sinking of the Titanic as 'the last night of a small town'. Now, a hundred years after her sinking, John Welshman reconstructs the fascinating individual histories of twelve of the inhabitants of this tragically short-lived floating town. They include members of the crew; passengers in First, Second, and Third Class; women and men; adults and children; rich and poor. Among them are a ship's Captain, a Second Officer, an Assistant Wireless Operator; a Stewardess, an amateur military historian, a governess, a teacher, a domestic servant, a mother, and three children. What were their earlier histories? Who survived, and why, and who perished? And what happened to these people in...

Pines
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Pines


  • Author : Blake Crouch
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2015-05-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1503946606


Pines Book Description :

The international runaway bestseller is now a Major Television Event from executive producer M. Night Shyamalan, starring Matt Dillon and premiering May 14th on FOX. Secret service agent Ethan Burke arrives in Wayward Pines, Idaho, with a clear mission: locate and recover two federal agents who went missing in the bucolic town one month earlier. But within minutes of his arrival, Ethan is involved in a violent accident. He comes to in a hospital, with no ID, no cell phone, and no briefcase. The medical staff seems friendly enough, but something feels...off. As the days pass, Ethan's investigation into the disappearance of his colleagues turns up more questions than answers. Why can't he get any phone calls through to his wife and son in the outside w...

Paper Towns
Score: 4
From 297 Ratings

Paper Towns


  • Author : John Green
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Bildungsromans
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781408848180


Paper Towns Book Description :

Special edition slipcase edition of John Green's Paper Towns, with pop-up paper town. From the bestselling author of The Fault in our Stars. Quentin Jacobsen has always loved Margo Roth Spiegelman, for Margo (and her adventures) are the stuff of legend at their high school. So when she one day climbs through his window and summons him on an all-night road trip of revenge he cannot help but follow. But the next day Margo doesn't come to school and a week later she is still missing. Q soon learns that there are clues in her disappearance . . . and they are for him. But as he gets deeper into the mystery - culminating in another awesome road trip across America - he becomes less sure of who and what he is looking for. Masterfully written by John Green, ...

The Institute
Score: 4
From 37 Ratings

The Institute


  • Author : Stephen King
  • Publisher : Scribner
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781982110567


The Institute Book Description :

A NEW YORK TIMES 100 NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2019 SELECTION From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It. In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake up at The Institute, in a room that looks just like his own, except there’s no window. And outside his door are other doors, behind which are other kids with special talents—telekinesis and telepathy—who got to this place the same way Luke did: Kalisha, Nick, George, Iris, and ten-year-old Avery Dixon. They are all in Front Half. Others, Luke lea...