Passions of Chelsea Kane by Barbara Delinsky, Johanna Parker, Simon & Schuster Audio

By Barbara Delinsky, Johanna Parker, Simon & Schuster Audio

A strong tale of a woman's look for her prior.

After the demise of her adoptive mom, Chelsea Kane is a lady ate up by means of a necessity to find her normal background. She arrives within the New Hampshire city the place she used to be born, aching for solutions. it truly is whereas she is seeking them that she unearths whatever rather unforeseen: a love she concept she may by no means be aware of.

As Chelsea will get in the direction of the reality, she realizes that somebody is set to forestall her, first by way of scaring her, then by means of attempting to damage her. the risk escalates till one terrifying evening whilst all secrets and techniques are laid naked and Chelsea ultimately confronts her mysterious past.

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Index to Murder: A Miss Zukas Mystery by Jo Dereske

By Jo Dereske

not anyone might be extra orderly or equipped than devoted librarian Helma Zukas. nobody should be extra rash and raucous than avant-garde artist Ruth Winthrop. but the 2 girls are top acquaintances and a innovative, inventive, crime-solving workforce. So whilst of Ruth's most up-to-date paintings—each depicting an ex-lover who met a really premature and mysterious end—are stolen, the superb novice detectives get to paintings.

yet digging via Ruth's romantic rendezvous turns up greater than damaged hearts. there is an indignant ex-wife, a jealous fellow artist, and a rampaging staff of neighborhood tree-huggers. there is difficulty brewing in Bellehaven . . . and in basic terms Helma and Ruth could make definite that mayhem does not bring about homicide.

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The Christmas Café by Amanda Prowse

By Amanda Prowse

Bea doesn't think in moment probabilities.

A widow at fifty-three, Bea understands she needs to settle for that she's going to be on my own without end. She buries her grief in labor, and shortly the deli she runs in Surry Hills has a name for the simplest carrot cake in Sydney.

But then an e-mail from a cafe-owner in Edinburgh leads her to make a journey to Scotland within the depths of iciness. There, transported by means of the twinkling lighting fixtures and falling snow of a conventional Christmas, Bea is drawn again to a mystery earlier – and a mystery love – that she has in the past attempted to forget...

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How to Be an American Housewife by Margaret Dilloway

By Margaret Dilloway

A mother-daughter tale in regards to the powerful pull of culture, and the entice and value of breaking freed from it.

while Shoko determined to marry an American GI and depart Japan, she had her mom and dad' blessing, her brother's scorn, and a present from her husband-a e-book on the way to be a formal American housewife.

As she crossed the sea to the USA, Shoko additionally introduced along with her a mystery she would have to hold her whole life...

part a century later, Shoko's plans to ultimately go back to Japan and reconcile together with her brother are derailed by means of disorder. In her position, she sends her grown American daughter, Sue, a divorced unmarried mom whose personal existence isn't really what she was hoping for. As Sue takes in Japan, with all its attractiveness and contradictions, she discovers one other part to her mom and returns to the United States all at once replaced and irrevocably touched.

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