books about: intrigue
And the Band Played on: Politics, People, And the AIDS Epidemic
St Martins Pr
Upon it's first publication twenty years ago, And The Band Played on was quickly recognized as a masterpiece of investigatve reporting. An international bestseller, a nominee for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and made into a critically acclaimed movie, Shilts' expose revealed why AIDS was allowed to spread unchecked during the early 80's while the most trusted institutions ignored or denied the threat. One of the few true ...
Christmas at Cardwell Ranch
Harlequin Intrigue, 2013
New York Times bestselling author B. J. Daniels brings you back to Cardwell Ranch for more edge-of-your-seat intrigue. AT CARDWELL RANCH, THE HOLIDAYS CAN BE BRUTAL… It had been years since Tanner "Tag" Cardwell's boots touched Montana soil. This Christmas he was determined to change that. Until a run-in with local Lily McCabe revealed dark secrets from his past and deep trouble for his future. Cowboys came and went in these parts. But ...
Teach Me (Gems & Gents) (Volume 1)
Iris D Bolling
The Lassiter family consists of six precious gems and six true gentlemen. They are all blessed with good looks, charm, and a wonderful sense of self-worth. They know who they are and who they want. Child number five, sexy, confident and fiercely loyal, Diamond Lassiter made her choice. She did not save herself for anyone less than a real man to teach her how to make love. When she met Zackary Davenport, there was no question in her mind, he was ...
Mara, Daughter of the Nile (Puffin Story Books)
Eloise Jarvis McGraw
Mara is a proud and beautiful slave girl who yearns for freedom. In order to gain it, she finds herself playing the dangerous role of double spy for two arch enemies - each of whom supports a contender for the throne of Egypt.
In the fifth and final novel of his Vietnam air war saga, the daring raid on the Son Tay POW camp starts a chain reaction for two USAF fighter pilots, and a Special Forces Major. Pilots, politicians, Pentagon generals, biased reporters, communist spies, and life in the hell of the Hanoi Hilton for a black fighter pilot are woven together in a spell binding plot.
What Da Lick Read? The Triple Cross
Sevynth Heaven Publications, 2013
The sizzling debut from Sevyn McCray First loves, Backstabbing best friends, and your past coming back to haunt you….. Honesty, Loyalty, Reality and Killian were raised by Khalil, a single father that hustled with a ‘get it by any means necessary attitude’ over the years to make sure that they had everything that their hearts desired. After sending them to the best colleges, the streets of the Westside of Atlanta called them and ...
Juego de Tronos (Canción de Hielo y Fuego)
Vintage Espanol, 2014
Con Juego de Tronos George R. R. Martin ha creado una obra maestra, ofreciendo todos los mejores aspectos del género. Misterio, intriga, romance y aventura llenan las páginas de este primer volumen de la monumental saga Canción de hielo y fuego , transportando al lector a un mundo como ningún otro. En el legendario mundo de los Siete Reinos, donde el verano puede durar décadas y el invierno toda una vida, y donde rastros de una magia ...
China's Wings: War, Intrigue, Romance, and Adventure in the Middle Kingdom During the Golden Age of Flight
From the acclaimed author of Enduring Patagonia comes a dazzling tale of aerial adventure set against the roiling backdrop of war in Asia. The incredible real-life saga of the flying band of brothers who opened the skies over China in the years leading up to World War II—and boldly safeguarded them during that conflict— China’s Wings is one of the most exhilarating untold chapters in the annals of flight. At the center of the ...
Heir in Exile (The Royals) (Volume 3)
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Chey's return to Latvala is fraught with deception. She enters the country illegally upon Prince Sander's request, and, realizing they cannot hide their relationship much longer, prepare to announce their status to the King and Queen. Neither could have imagined the lengths the ruling Monarchs would go to keep the two apart. Chey must go on the run to save her own life while Sander is forced into exile. Their journey takes a harrowing turn when ...
The Wrath of the King (Royals Book 5)
Wildbloom Press, 2013
Rocked by an unexpected attack, Latvala and its citizens find themselves at the mercy of a man whose sole intent is to shake up the monarchy. Queen for less than a year, Chey must choose between protecting the man she loves and protecting her unborn child. It's a decision that threatens to tear the fabric of her family apart. Determined to overcome the odds, an embattled Chey proves she can still be wily, unpredictable and hard to control. ...
The Royal Elite: Chayton
Wildbloom Press, 2014
The Royal Elite A band of brothers from different nations, different cultures, all bound by one covenant: to protect their own. Secretive, cunning and deadly, they fight for the innocent who have become targets in a society obsessed with power, money and greed. It isn't just a moral code that drives the brothers, but the thrill of danger they can't find anywhere else. Meet the men who risk everything, even their own lives, and the women ...
The Hesitant Heiress (The Everstone Chronicles)
Whitaker House, 2014
After being unjustly expelled from the Boston Conservatory of Music, Amaryllis Brigham sees her dreams of founding a music academy in her hometown of Seattle, Washington, disappearing before her very eyes. Now, the only way to achieve her goal comes with high stakes for someone set on avoiding men as much as possible: Marry within the year to inherit the immense fortune of her estranged grandmother. Amaryllis reluctantly moves in to her aunt's ...
Brushy Mountain Publishing, Inc.
"A new breed of action-thriller!" When risking your life for thrills gets old, some things are still worth dying for... Adventurer, expert kayaker, and professional river guide Chip Wilson is wrestling with the recent death of his best friend in a kayaking accident when he's hired to train a team of former Navy SEALs for the whitewater rafting portion of an adventure race. But when he learns the team is secretly training for a covert mission ...
Little Girl Lost 7: Johnnie Wise In The Line Of Fire
Dare To Imagine Publishing, 2010
After three long weeks of wondering if the police were going to figure out what really happened in her hotel room, Johnnie leaves Jackson, Mississippi without being questioned. When she sees Paul Masterson, the preacher who helped her when she thought her life was over, standing on the landing of the train depot in Providence, Rhode Island, she thought she had found sanctuary, a place where she could cease from worry. She was planning to escape ...
Elegy For Paula
Trap Dock Press, 2013
Anna Wells first spots Andrew Macdade in the front pew of her seaside church. A charming Scotsman with a host of celebrity friends in show business and Ascot's racing circuit, he's been down on his luck since the death of his wife, renowned cancer surgeon Paula Barnett. A widow herself, Anna sympathizes with his loss and soon learns that their paths had crossed multiple times before. It seems their meeting was predestined. A brief courtship ...
Xavier Joseph Carbajal
New Future Publishing
Synopsis: As the United States struggles to save the lives of thousands in the Middle East, a handful of FBI agents are conspire to bring down the administration of President Marie Arcola, the first woman president of the United States. Fast paced, double dealing and romance drive this modern day story of greed, lust and power. In this first in a series of novels exploring America with its first woman president. It's time to ask yourself: Are ...
The Leopard Hunts in Darkness
Wilbur A. Smith
He is the son of Ballantynes, the powerful dynasty that had conquered a continent. Today, amid the violent conflicts of emerging Africa, Craig Mellow confronts a bloody colonial past . . . and a perilously uncertain future.
LEONARD B. SCOTT
If war may be said to bring out the worst in governments, it frequently brings out the best in people. This is a novel about some of the very best. Some led. Some followed. Some died. Meet Sergeant David Grady, Sarah Boyce, Major John Colven, Lieutenant Le Be Son...in the great Vietnam war novel, CHARLIE MIKE.
Tormenta de espadas (Cancion De Hielo Y Fuego) (Spanish Edition)
Vintage Espanol, 2014
Canción de hielo y fuego III “La espada llameante dejó a su paso largas estelas de fuego… El acero cantó contra el acero”. Arrasados por la guerra, los Siete Reinos pronto sufrirán un larguísimo invierno que se predice excepcionalmente crudo. Mientras la violencia y el clima empeoran, los personajes entrañables e infames que ya conocemos continúan debatiéndose entre feroces batallas y perversas intrigas palaciegas: ...
Michael Byars Lewis
When you're solo no one hears you scream. They said it would be the highest of highs and the lowest of lows... In 1995, Jason Conrad, Second Lieutenant United States Air Force wanted to be a pilot. Struggling through pilot training, all he wanted to do was graduate and fly jets. But Jason has a secret, one too big to keep hidden for long and his struggles in pilot training soon became overshadowed by gambling, scandal, and murder. Jason must ...
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