Allie Finkle s Rules for Girls Book 2 The New Girl

Author: Meg Cabot
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545229845
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

There's a whole new set of rules to learn when you're the new girl! When you are starting at a brand-new school, you have to wear something good. Allie Finkle's starting her first day of school at Pine Heights Elementary! Plus, she's getting a new kitten, the first pick of show cat Lady Serena Archibald's litter! But being the New Girl is turning out to be scary, too, especially since one of the girls in Allie's new class -- Rosemary -- doesn't like her. In fact, Rosemary says she's going to beat Allie up after school.

All We Knew

Author: Jamie Beck
Publisher: Montlake Romance
ISBN: 1542049032
Release Date: 2018-01-30
Genre: Fiction

Includes an excerpt from the author's When you knew (The Cabots, book 3).

A Borrowed Dream Cimarron Creek Trilogy Book 2

Author: Amanda Cabot
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 9781493412563
Release Date: 2018-03-20
Genre: Fiction

Catherine Whitfield is sure that she will never again be able to trust anyone in the medical profession after the town doctor's excessive bleeding treatments killed her mother. Despite her loneliness and her broken heart, she carries bravely on as Cimarron Creek's dutiful schoolteacher, resigned to a life without love or family, a life where dreams rarely come true. Austin Goddard is a newcomer to Cimarron Creek. Posing as a rancher, he fled to Texas to protect his daughter from a dangerous criminal. He's managed to keep his past as a surgeon a secret. But when Catherine Whitfield captures his heart, he wonders how long he will be able to keep up the charade. With a deft hand, Amanda Cabot teases out the strands of love, deception, and redemption in this charming tale of dreams deferred and hopes becoming reality.

Airhead Book 2 Being Nikki

Author: Meg Cabot
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545229928
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The second book in the New York Times bestselling phenomenon from Meg Cabot. It's not easy being Nikki. Ever since former tomboy Emerson Watts' accident at the SoHo Stark Megastore--and subsequent brain transplant into the body of teen supermodel Nikki Howard--her life has changed dramatically. Em's trying to handle the demands of school, modeling, fending off Nikki's creepy ex-boyfriends, and living with celebutante Lulu Collins. Will this former tomboy be able to make it in the world of high fashion? What will happen if she can't?

In Firefly Valley Texas Crossroads Book 2

Author: Amanda Cabot
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 9781441223265
Release Date: 2015-05-11
Genre: Fiction

Marisa St. George is devastated when she is a victim of downsizing and has no choice but to return to the small Texas town where she grew up. Though it's a giant step backward, she accepts a position as business manager at the struggling Rainbow's End resort. The only silver lining is Blake Kendall, a new guest who is making her believe in love at first sight. But will her dreams of happily-ever-after be turned upside down when she discovers who he really is? Romance readers will love this warm and witty story of mistaken identity and second chances from bestselling author Amanda Cabot.

The Emily Cabot Mysteries Box Set Books 1 3

Author: Frances McNamara
Publisher: Allium Press of Chicago
ISBN: 9780999698228
Release Date: 2018-06-14
Genre: Fiction

An ebook box set of the first three books in the Emily Cabot Mysteries series: Death at the Fair, Death at Hull House, and Death at Pullman Praise for the Emily Cabot Mysteries “Laurie King and Rhys Bowen fans will be delighted.” —Publishers Weekly “I’d follow Emily to any location.” — Ellen Keith, Historical Novels Review “Fascinating history underpins the tale.” —Publishers Weekly “Historical detail, intriguing real-life characters, and a complex mystery.”—Kirkus Reviews “A well-crafted plot with fascinating period detail...a cracking good mystery.” —Publishers Weekly Rich with historical details that bring turn-of-the-century Chicago to life, these novels will appeal equally to history buffs and mystery fans. Death at the Fair: The 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition provides a vibrant backdrop for this exciting mystery. Emily Cabot is one of the first women graduate students at the University of Chicago, eager to prove herself in the new field of sociology. While she is busy exploring the Exposition with her family and friends, her colleague, Dr. Stephen Chapman, is accused of murder. Emily sets out to search for the truth behind the crime, but is thwarted by the thieves, corrupt politicians, and gamblers who are ever-present in Chicago. A lynching that occurred in the dead man’s past leads Emily to seek the assistance of the black activist Ida B. Wells. Death at Hull House: After Emily Cabot is expelled from the University of Chicago, she finds work at Hull House, the famous settlement established by Jane Addams. There she quickly becomes involved in the political and social problems of the immigrant community. But when a man who works for a sweatshop owner is murdered in the Hull House parlor, Emily must determine whether one of her colleagues is responsible, or whether the real reason for the murder is revenge for a past tragedy in her own family. As a smallpox epidemic spreads through the impoverished west side of Chicago, the very existence of the settlement is threatened, and Emily finds herself in jeopardy from both the deadly disease and a killer. Death at Pullman: A model town at war with itself…George Pullman created an ideal community for his railroad car workers, complete with every amenity they could want or need. But when hard economic times hit in 1894 lay-offs follow, and the workers can no longer pay their rent or buy food at the company store. Starving and desperate, they turn against their once benevolent employer. Emily Cabot and her friend Dr. Stephen Chapman bring much-needed food and medical supplies to the town, hoping they can meet the immediate needs of the workers and keep them from resorting to violence. But when one young worker—suspected of being a spy—is murdered, and a bomb plot comes to light, Emily must race to discover the truth behind a tangled web of family and company alliances. The series continues with the titles Death at Woods Hole, Death at Chinatown, Death at the Paris Exposition, and Death at the Selig Studios.

Das Sacher

Author: Rodica Doehnert
Publisher: Europa Verlag GmbH & Company KG
ISBN: 9783958901230
Release Date: 2016-11-21
Genre: Fiction

"Der Besitzer des Hotel de l'Opera, das in wenigen Jahren Hotel Sacher heißen wird, stirbt. Ein elfjähriges Mädchen verschwindet in den Gassen Wiens. Zwei Paare, die unterschiedlicher nicht sein könnten, treffen im Foyer des Hotels aufeinander. Es ist die Nacht des 28. November 1892. In ihrem fesselnden Romandebüt lässt Rodica Doehnert, die mit dem TV-Dreiteiler Das Adlon. Eine Familiensaga ein Millionenpublikum begeisterte, erneut die Hallen eines legendären Hotels zum Schauplatz eines bewegenden Figurenreigens werden. Meisterhaft hebt sie den Vorhang zu einer Zeit, die längst vergangen scheint, erzählt vom Ringen ihrer Protagonisten nach seelischer Reifung und folgt ihnen durch den Niedergang der europäischen Monarchien in all die Widersprüche des 20. Jahrhunderts. Eine farbenprächtige Geschichte über die Sehnsucht nach Selbstbestimmung und die schöpferische Lust auf Erneuerung. Wien 1892: Anna Sacher will das Hotel nach dem plötzlichen Tod ihres Mannes weiterführen. Resolut und gegen alle Widerstände erklimmt die junge Witwe den Platz der Prinzipalin: "I' bin der Herr im Haus!" Während Anna Sacher, Zigarre rauchend, umgeben von einer Schar Bullterrier und gemeinsam mit ihrem treuen Personal das Hotel zu einer Legende macht, begegnen sich zwei Paare: Der Prinz und die Prinzessin von Traunstein und das Berliner Verlegerehepaar Martha und Maximilian Aderhold. Ein Liebesdrama entspinnt sich zwischen den Suiten und Séparées des Hotels Sacher in Wien. Die Geschichte führt die Paare nach Gut Traunstein in Niederösterreich und ins Berlin der Jahrhundertwende. Gemeinsam mit ihnen erleben wir den Untergang einer alten Welt und den Übergang in die Moderne. Ein fesselnder Roman von der Sehnsucht nach dem einen anderen Menschen und der Suche nach dem Sinn des Lebens."

Scattered Petals Texas Dreams Book 2

Author: Amanda Cabot
Publisher: Revell
ISBN: 9781441207395
Release Date: 2010-03-01
Genre: Fiction

Longing for adventure, Priscilla Morton leaves Boston and heads for Texas, never dreaming that the adventure she seeks will leave her badly injured and her parents dead. Priscilla is determined to rebuild her life and make a home for herself in the beautiful Hill Country. But the bandits who took her parents' lives also destroyed her hope for the future. Ranch foreman Zachary Webster knows what the future holds for him, and it's not a woman like Priscilla. She deserves a cultured East Coast gentleman, not a cowboy who's haunted by memories of his mistakes. The best thing he can do is leave her alone. When necessity draws them together, Priscilla and Zach begin to forge a life that, like the scattered petals of her childhood, is filled with promise. But then the past intrudes, threatening their very existence.

Waiting for Spring Westward Winds Book 2

Author: Amanda Cabot
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 9781441240682
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Fiction

After the loss of her husband and the birth of her baby, Charlotte has had a long, hard year. But when a notorious robber believes she knows the location of a long-lost treasure, she flees to Cheyenne and opens a dressmaker's shop to lie low and make a living. When wealthy cattle baron and political hopeful Barrett Landry enters the shop to visit her best customer, Charlotte feels drawn to him. If Barrett is to be a senator of the soon-to-be state of Wyoming, he must make a sensible match, and Miriam has all the right connections. Yet he can't shake the feeling that Charlotte holds the key to his heart and his future. Soon the past comes to call, and Barrett's plans crumble around him. Will Charlotte and Barrett find the courage to look love in the face? Or will their fears blot out any chance for happiness?

Wenn Die Nacht Dich K sst

Author: Teresa Medeiros
Publisher:
ISBN: 1939541719
Release Date: 2014-10-05
Genre:

Caroline ist die älteste und damit notgedrungen auch die vernünftigste der Schwestern Cabot. So hält sie es auch für Unsinn, als man ihr zuträgt, einer der Verehrer ihrer Schwester, der berühmt-berüchtigte Adrian Kane, Viscount Trevelyan, sei in Wahrheit ein Vampir. Um dennoch den letzten Zweifel auszuräumen, reist sie selbst nach London, um sich diesen Herrn mal näher anzusehen.Der geheimnisumwitterte Adelige bewohnt eine düstere Burg und wird nie bei Tageslicht gesehen. Vom ersten Moment, in dem Caroline den gut aussehenden und faszinierenden Viscount trifft, fühlt sich die sonst so vernünftige Miss Cabot heftig zu ihm hingezogen - was nur eines heißen kann: Da müssen übernatürliche Kräfte im Spiel sein.Entschlossen, die Geheimnisse des Viscounts aufzudecken, gerät die wissbegierige Schöne immer weiter in die Schattenwelt ... bis sie sich der Anziehungskraft des geheimnisvollen Lords ergibt. Wird er ihr Untergang sein oder ihr Glück bringen?

Vanished Books One Two

Author: Meg Cabot
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1442406305
Release Date: 2011-06-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A gift…or a curse? Jessica Mastriani has never liked attention. All she wants is to make it to high school graduation like any ordinary girl. But when Jess is struck by lightning, she becomes anything but ordinary: suddenly she has the ability to locate missing children. Now Jess is getting noticed in all the wrong ways and by all the wrong people. The media is obsessed with her and her story. The FBI is tapping her phone. And what’s going on with sexy senior Rob? Soon Jess learns the hard way that not everyone who is lost wants to be found…. With no one to trust, it's up to Jess to decide what to do with her new power—before it’s decided for her.

The Contract Sie d rfen den Chef jetzt k ssen

Author: Melanie Moreland
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
ISBN: 9783736305069
Release Date: 2017-08-03
Genre: Fiction

Vom Tyrannen und Playboy zum liebenswerten Mann - die wundersame Verwandlung des Richard VanRyan Richard VanRyan ist ein erfolgreicher Werbemann und ein echtes Arschloch. Unaufhaltsam klettert er die Karriereleiter nach oben, ohne Rücksicht auf seine Mitmenschen - bis er bei einer Beförderung übergangen wird. Wutentbrannt reicht er seine Kündigung ein. Um jedoch bei der einzigen Konkurrenzagentur der Stadt anzuheuern, muss er seinen schlechten Ruf und sein Playboy-Image loswerden. Da kommt ihm seine Assistentin gerade recht. Er macht Katharine Elliott ein Angebot, das sie nicht abschlagen kann. Geld gegen vorgespielte Liebe. Da Katharine für die Pflege ihrer Adoptivmutter jeden Cent braucht, lässt sie sich darauf ein. Alles läuft nach Plan, bis echte Gefühle ins Spiel kommen und sie das Herz des Tyrannen erweicht ...

Vanished Books Three Four

Author: Meg Cabot
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442406322
Release Date: 2011-06-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ever since Jessica Mastriani was struck by lightning, she's had the ability to find missing people. But her amazing new power came at a cost: national fame and a crushing responsibility that Jess never asked for. The only way she knows how to get back her old life is to lie and say she’s lost her gift. But when Jess’s classmates start to disappear, she's accused of being involved. Jess’s only chance to clear her name is to use her powers. But this will only bring back all the old nightmares: the press, the FBI, everyone who seems to want a piece of her . . . including the guy she once gave her heart to. Time is running out, and it seems as if Jess is the only one who can save her friends. But even if she succeeds, will there be anyone to save her?