Dec. 28, 2008 Library Books

The following books are available for checkout at the Clovis-Carver Public Library.

The Mercedes Coffin by Faye Kellerman sends LAPD detective Peter Decker and his wife, Rina Lazarus racing through a dangerous urban world as a cold case turns red hot and threatens to consume everyone it touches.

Beyond the Mommy Years: How to Live Happily Ever After…After the Kids Leave Home by Carin Rubenstein draws on interviews with more than one thousand baby boomer women who are redefining themselves; reconnecting to friends, jobs, and spouses; and creating full, rich lives after their mommy roles have waned.

It Only Takes a Moment: A Novel of Suspense by Mary Jane Clark begins as the 7-year-old daughter of Eliza Blake, host of a TV news show, is kidnapped from summer camp and Eliza must outwit a cunning criminal who threatens a terrified little girl’s life.

The Fortune Hunters: Dazzling Women and The Men They Married by Charlotte Hays casts a light on the determination, skill, and sometimes the ruthlessness of the numerous women throughout history who have found glamour and wealth in the arms of a billionaire.

The Invisible by Andrew Britton plunges readers headlong into today’s shadowy battle between terrorism and intelligence, as Ryan Kealey risks everything, including the woman he loves, to save the life of one person.

Beyond Time Out: From Chaos to Calm by Beth Grosshans introduces four parenting styles that have given children, rather than parents, control over family life and provides the tools necessary to lead children to more controlled, respectful, and cooperative behavior.

The Assassin by Andrew Britton is a super-charged, fiercely intelligent, action-packed international thriller where no one can be trusted and the clock is ticking on a devastating terrorist attack on U.S. soil.