The Second Girl
Score: 4.5
From 42 Ratings

The Second Girl


  • Author: David Swinson
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 1733249 Bytes


He's a good detective...with a bad habit. "One of the Year's Best Crime Novels"-The New York Times Book Review, Booklist Frank Marr knows crime in Washington, DC. A decorated former police detective, he retired early and now ekes a living as a private eye for a defense attorney. Frank Marr may be the best investigator the city has ever known, but the city doesn't know his dirty secret. A high-functioning drug addict, Frank has devoted his considerable skills to hiding his usage from others. But after accidentally discovering a kidnapped teenage girl in the home of an Adams Morgan drug gang, Frank becomes a hero and is thrust into the spotlight. He reluctantly agrees to investigate the disappearance of another girl -- possibly connected to the firs...

All the Light We Cannot See
Score: 4.5
From 8,070 Ratings

All the Light We Cannot See


  • Author: Anthony Doerr
  • Release Date : 2014-05-06
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 8737077 Bytes


WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.Marie-Laure lives with her father in Paris near the Museum of Natural History, where he works as the master of its thousands of locks. When she is six, Marie-Laure goes blind and her father builds a perfect miniature of their neighborhood so she can memorize it by touch and navigate her way home. When she is twelve, the Nazis occupy Paris and father and daughter flee to the walled citadel of Saint-Malo, where Marie-Laure’s reclusive great-uncle lives in...

The Second Girl
Score: 3.5
From 96 Ratings

The Second Girl


  • Author : David Swinson
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316264181


The Second Girl Book Description :

He's a good detective...with a bad habit. One of the best crime novels of 2016! - The New York Times Book Review, Booklist Frank Marr knows crime in Washington, DC. A decorated former police detective, he retired early and now ekes a living as a private eye for a defense attorney. Frank Marr may be the best investigator the city has ever known, but the city doesn't know his dirty secret. A long-functioning drug addict, Frank has devoted his considerable skills to hiding his usage from others. But after accidentally discovering a kidnapped teenage girl in the home of an Adams Morgan drug gang, Frank becomes a hero and is thrust into the spotlight. He reluctantly agrees to investigate the disappearance of another girl--possibly connected to the first--...

The Second Girl
Score: 3.5
From 96 Ratings

The Second Girl


  • Author : David Swinson
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0316269859


The Second Girl Book Description :

After rescuing a kidnapped teenage girl from a drug den, Frank Marr is reluctantly drawn into the search for another girl that may be connected to the first and could reveal his secrets....

The Second Girl Detective Megapack

The Second Girl Detective Megapack


  • Author : Julia K. Duncan
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release Date : 2014-05-22
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781479402915


The Second Girl Detective Megapack Book Description :

The Second Girl Detective Megapack collects 23 more novels with girl protagonists, sleuthing for fun and justice. Here are series from Julia K. Duncan, Roy J. Snell, Dorothy Wayne, Helen Randolph, and more -- nearly 3,000 pages of great girl-powered adventure! DORIS FORCE AT LOCKED GATES, by Julia K. Duncan DORIS FORCE AT CLOUDY COVE, by Julia K. Duncan DORIS FORCE AT RAVEN ROCK, by Julia K. Duncan FINDING THE LOST TREASURE, by Helen M. Persons THE MYSTERY OF ARNOLD HALL, by Helen M. Persons THE MYSTERY OF CARLITOS, by Helen Randolph THE SECRET OF CASA GRANDE, by Helen Randolph CROSSED TRAILS IN MEXICO, by Helen Randolph GREEN EYES , by Roy G. Snell THE PHANTOM VIOLIN, by Roy J. Snell THE CRYSTAL BALL, by Roy J. Snell DOROTHY DIXON AND THE DOUBLE COU...

Second Daughter
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Second Daughter


  • Author : Mildred Pitts Walter
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2016-01-19
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781504027885


Second Daughter Book Description :

Set during the American Revolution and based on a true story, Elizabeth Freeman, a young slave, sues for her freedom—and wins Sheffield, Massachusetts. Six-year-old Aissa and her older sister, Elizabeth, work as slaves in the home of their owners—Master and Mistress Anna. Raised by Elizabeth after their mother died, and chafing under the yoke of bondage, Aissa is a natural-born rebel. Elizabeth, nicknamed Bett by her owners, is more accepting of her fate in spite of growing anti-slavery sentiment. She marries Josiah Freeman, a freed black man, and they have a child. Then on July 4, 1776, America achieves her dream of independence from England, and in 1780, Massachusetts drafts its own constitution, establishing a bill of rights. When Mistress Ann...

Girl   The Second Coming

Girl The Second Coming


  • Author : Kevin Taylor
  • Publisher : Nbm Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2013-10
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1561637564


Girl The Second Coming Book Description :

In the long-awaited final volume of Girl: The Second Coming, Jaleira discovers that she is much more than what she thought she was after infecting her mother and sister, Kasmir. In order to save her family, she has to get help from some of her old friends, Daemon and Starr. They travel to another dimension where Jaleira must enlist the aid of a legend....

The Girl with the Louding Voice

The Girl with the Louding Voice


  • Author : Abi Daré
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-02-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524746087


The Girl with the Louding Voice Book Description :

A READ WITH JENNA TODAY SHOW BOOK CLUB PICK! • Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2020 by The New York Times, Marie Claire, Vogue, Essence, PopSugar, Daily Mail, Electric Literature, Red Magazine, Stylist, Daily Kos, Library Journal, The Every Girl, and Read It Forward! “A courageous story.”—The New York Times “A celebration of girls who dare to dream.”—Imbolo Mbue, author of Behold the Dreamers (Oprah’s Book Club pick) A powerful, emotional debut novel told in the unforgettable voice of a young Nigerian woman who is trapped in a life of servitude but determined to fight for her dreams and choose her own future. Adunni is a fourteen-year-old Nigerian girl who knows what she wants: an education. This, her mother has told her, is the only...

The Girl and the Game

The Girl and the Game


  • Author : M. Ann Hall
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781442634121


The Girl and the Game Book Description :

In this new edition of her groundbreaking social history The Girl and the Game (2002), M. Ann Hall updates her lively narrative of how women resisted masculine hegemony in Canadian sport and, in turn, how their efforts were opposed and sometimes supported by men. The second edition of The Girl and the Game begins with an important new chapter on aboriginal women and their interaction with early sport and ends with a new chapter on how trends and issues facing contemporary women in Canadian sport have their origins in the past. Other new sections focus on gender and the residential school system, the promotion of women's track and field, the 1928 summer Olympics and the Matchless Six, and aboriginal sportswomen. As in the first edition, Hall introduce...

The Second Woman
Score: 1
From 1 Ratings

The Second Woman


  • Author : Kenneth Cameron
  • Publisher : Orion
  • Release Date : 2010-04-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781409112037


The Second Woman Book Description :

The third Denton mystery centres on political intrigue, terrorism 1900s-style and the beginnings of the British Secret Intelligence Organisation, as London becomes a hotbed of anarchist plotting. Denton is drawn into a complex web of murder and revenge when a mysterious Polish woman is found dead in the house adjoining his - the one occupied by his lover, Janet Stryker - and while the police remain baffled, he begins to suspect she is the victim of some sort of political conspiracy. But involving himself in the life and death of Lydia Alken will prove more dangerous than he could have imagined, as Denton himself falls victim to the fledgling British Intelligence Service and discovers exactly what the price of freedom really is, while the real story o...