Description : The sudden and powerful attraction between a teenage boy and a summer guest at his parents' house on the Italian Riviera has a profund and lasting influence that will mark them both for a lifetime, in a novel of obsession, passion, fear, and desire. By the author of False Papers.
Description : The first three thrillers in the stunning David Raker series - for the first time in one unique bundle Chasing the Dead One year ago, Alex Towne's body was found. One month ago, his mother saw him on the street. One week ago, David Raker agreed to look for him. He'll wish he hadn't. Mary Towne's son, Alex, went missing six years ago. Five years later he finally turned up - as a corpse in a car wreck. Missing persons investigator David Raker doesn't want the work: it's clearly a sad but hopeless case of mistaken identity brought to him by a woman unable to let go of her son. But haunted by a loss of his own, Raker reluctantly agrees. The Dead Tracks Seventeen-year-old Megan Carver was an unlikely runaway. A straight-A student from a happy home, she studied hard and rarely got into trouble. Six months on, she's never been found. David Raker knows what it's like to grieve. He knows the shadowy world of the lost too. So, when he's hired by Megan's parents to find out what happened, he recognizes their pain - but knows that the darkest secrets can be buried deep. And Megan's secrets could cost him his life. Vanished For millions of Londoners, the morning of 17 December is just like any other. But not for Sam Wren. An hour after leaving home, he gets onto a tube train - and never gets off again. No eyewitnesses. No trace of him on security cameras. Six months later, he's still missing. Out of options and desperate for answers, Sam's wife Julia hires David Raker to track him down. Raker has made a career out of finding the lost. He knows how they think. And, in missing person cases, the only certainty is that everyone has something to hide. But in this case the secrets go deeper than anyone imagined . . . Tim Weaver is the author of four David Raker novels: Chasing the Dead and The Dead Tracks were followed by Vanished and the most recent Never Coming Back. 'Weaver's books get better each time - tense, complex . . . written with flair as well as care' Guardian 'Weaver has delivered another cracking crime thriller' Daily Mail
Description : Dean explores how God reveals the name of Jesus to His people one piece at a time, and then shows what those names mean for our lives.
Description : A middle-grade novel in verse follows the experiences of twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan, who struggle with challenges on and off the court while their father ignores his declining health. 20,000 first printing.
Description : Starcombing contains eighty-five newly collected pieces of David Langford's witty commentary on the SF/fantasy scene - columns, articles, reviews, essays, even a few short-short stories from the famous 'Futures' page in Nature. Compulsive reading, crammed with insights and laughs.
Description : The Holy Quest The Untold Story Of Joshua ben Joseph ‘THE’ JESUS (These are some of the questions that may be answered by this historical novel – on the back dust cover) Who IS Joshua ben Joseph; ‘The’ Jesus of Nazareth? Who were his brothers and Sisters in the flesh? What were the original followers Of ‘The’ Jesus called before the Sect called Christians? Who were the twelve male apostles of ‘The’ Jesus? Who were the twelve women apostles of ‘The’ Jesus? What did ‘The’ Jesus really teach when the messenger was killed, was the message? Whom did Mary, from Magdala wed and was Lazarus a mistake? Who were the Ambassadors of ‘The’ Jesus?
Description : Roll Me in Your Arms, Volume I includes 180 unexpurgated songs collected by Randolph, with tunes transcribed from the original singers.
Description : When the high school cheerleading team takes over a soda vending machine's funds, which were previously collected by the pep band, Gabe Johnson, an overweight "band geek" tired of being called names and looked down on, declares war.
Description : A young reporter's life in the 1950s. Paul Kemp breaks into the profession on a newspaper in Puerto Rico and through his eyes are portrayed colorful characters in the days when newspapers flourished.
Description : Buckaroo Banzai, a dashing brain surgeon, inventor, and physicist, his musical group The Hong Kong Cavaliers, and the remarkable Blue Blaze Irregulars take on the evil red Lectroids from Planet 10. Reprint. (Tie-in to the December release of the DVD version of the cult MGM film, starring John Lithgow and Peter Weller) (Science Fiction & Fantasy)