Wendy

Genres: Mystery, Science Fiction, Cooking Literature, Politics

Favorite Books: Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner, Antarctica by Kim Stanley Robinson, Notches by Peter Bowen, Dune by Frank Herbert, The Making of a Chef by Michael Ruhlan

 

 

 

Past Crimes: A Van Shaw Novel (Van Shaw Novels) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062344564
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Published: William Morrow - February 23rd, 2016

Van Shaw was raised by his Irish immigrant grandfather Donovan to be a thief—to boost cars, beat security alarms, and crack safes. But at eighteen, Van broke all ties to that life and joined the military, serving as an Army Ranger in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now, after ten years of silence, Dono has asked his grandson to come home to Seattle.


Sweeney on the Rocks Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781632460837
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Published: Ig Publishing - April 23rd, 2019

Ted Sweeney. Affable everyman in small town Montana. Tailgate hung on with baling wire, owner of his own business. Ten minutes ago, his biggest worry had been how to pay for the engagement ring rattling around in his pocket. But that was before he came home to find a corpse tidily arranged in his favorite recliner, his "old pal of a piece of furniture." Is it a warning or a setup or what?


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A Job You Mostly Won't Know How to Do Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781640091771
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - May 7th, 2019

An Amazon Top Ten Book of May 2019


Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781400069996
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Published: Random House - April 2nd, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Trailblazing food writer and beloved restaurant critic Ruth Reichl took the job (and the risk) of a lifetime when she entered the high-stakes world of magazine publishing. Now, for the first time, she chronicles her groundbreaking tenure as editor in chief of Gourmet.


Redemption Point: A Crimson Lake Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765398512
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Published: Forge Books - March 19th, 2019

#1 New York Times bestselling author Candice Fox delivers a compulsive new crime thriller in Redemption Point.

When former police detective Ted Conkaffey was wrongly accused of abducting Claire Bingley, he hoped the Queensland rainforest town of Crimson Lake would be a good place to disappear. But nowhere is safe from Claire's devastated father.


The Impossible Climb: Alex Honnold, El Capitan, and the Climbing Life Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781101986646
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Published: Dutton - March 5th, 2019

INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER
NEW YORK TIMES MONTHLY BESTSELLER
One of the 10 Best Books of March--Paste Magazine

A deeply reported, insider perspective of Alex Honnold’s historic achievement and the culture and history of climbing.


Unto Us a Son Is Given: A Comissario Guido Brunetti Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802129116
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - March 5th, 2019

"Your situation is always ambiguous, isn't it, Guido?", his father-in-law, Count Orazio Falier, observes of Donna Leon's soulful detective, Guido Brunetti, at the beginning of her superb 28th Brunetti novel, Unto Us A Son Is Given. "The world we live in makes that necessary," Brunetti presciently replies.


The Lost Man Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250105684
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 5th, 2019

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Two brothers meet in the remote Australian outback when the third brother is found dead, in this stunning new standalone novel from Jane Harper

Brothers Nathan and Bub Bright meet for the first time in months at the remote fence line separating their cattle ranches in the lonely outback.


Slow Horses (Slough House #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616954161
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Published: Soho Crime - March 11th, 2014

The first book in CWA Gold Dagger Award-winning British espionage series starring a team of MI5 agents united by one common bond: They've screwed up royally and will do anything to redeem themselves. 


Into the Night (Gemma Woodstock #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781538759950
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - December 4th, 2018

After the shocking murder of a high-profile celebrity, Gemma Woodstock must pull back the layers of a gilded cage to discover who among the victim's friends and family can be trusted--and who may be the killer.


Warblers & Woodpeckers: A Father-Son Big Year of Birding Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781680511369
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Published: Mountaineers Books - August 17th, 2018

2018 Montana Book Awards Honor Book 2019 High Plains Book Awards Finalist in Creative Nonfiction


Kitchen Yarns: Notes on Life, Love, and Food Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780393249507
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - December 4th, 2018

From her Italian American childhood through singlehood, raising and feeding a growing family, divorce, and a new marriage to food writer Michael Ruhlman, Ann Hood has long appreciated the power of a good meal. Growing up, she tasted love in her grandmother's tomato sauce and dreamed of her mother's special-occasion Fancy Lady Sandwiches. Later, the kitchen became the heart of Hood's own home.


The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492657965
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - September 18th, 2018

"Agatha Christie meets Groundhog Day...quite unlike anything I've ever read, and altogether triumphant."--A. J. Finn, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of The Woman in the Window


Virgil Wander Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802128782
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Published: Grove Press - October 2nd, 2018

The first novel in ten years from award-winning, million-copy bestselling author Leif Enger, Virgil Wander is an enchanting and timeless all-American story that follows the inhabitants of a small Midwestern town in their quest to revive its flagging heart


Hope Never Dies: An Obama Biden Mystery (Obama Biden Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781683690399
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Published: Quirk Books - July 10th, 2018

The New York Times Best Seller

"[Hope Never Dies is] an escapist fantasy that will likely appeal to liberals pining for the previous administration, longing for the Obama-Biden team to emerge from political retirement as action heroes."—Alexandra Alter, New York Times