In the future, in a world baked dry by the harsh sun, there are those who live inside the wall and those, like sixteen-year-old midwife, Gaia Stone, w <more...>ho live outside. Gaia has always believed it is her duty, with her mother, to hand over a small quota of babies to the Enclave. But when Gaia's mother and father are arrested by the very people they so dutifully serve, Gaia is forced to question everything she has been taught to believe. Gaia's choice is now simple: enter the world of the Enclave to rescue her parents, or die trying.
Years ago, the Seattle police were baffled by the Schoolgirl Murders. The killer staged the scenes, dressing his female victims in school girl uniform <more...>s and saddle shoes. No woman in Seattle felt safe, until they caught the man responsible, and the case was forgotten. Now, across the country, a killing spree is taking place. The first victim is attacked in a taxi by a mysterious stranger. The next is found strangled in a changing room. A hitchhiker is left by the side of the road, his identity stolen. The murders are so bizarre, so random, no one would think to connect them. Only Seattle writer Gillian McBride sees the disturbing coincidences between all the murders, and it's hitting too close to home. Somehow, she is the link between past and present--and to a twisted serial killer. With each terrible piece of a sinister puzzle, a psychopath is carrying out a master plan, a killing spree in search of one final trophy.
Left for Dead
Claire Shaw awakens in a Seattle hospital with no memory and is told she is the only surviving victim of a serial killer. On an isolated island, Clair <more...>e returns to a life she barely knows anymore, but bit by bit Claire's memory takes shape in a place where fear is very much at home.
One Last Scream
Amelia Farady suffers from blackouts, and she has the feeling she is personally involved in a series of deaths. Eleven years have passed since 12 wome <more...>n vanished without a trace. Now, as new murders occur, Amelia continues to suffer from blackouts, leaving her to wonder if shes a cold-blooded killer or a pawn in a deadly game.
The Last Victim
While working on her twin brother Brad's senatorial campaign, Bridget Corrigan is reminded of the secret she and Brad have kept since high school, a s <more...>ecret that could destroy the campaign and their lives. Someone knows what they did, and is picking off the members of their little group one by one.
The Next to Die
When actor Avery Cooper comes to attorney Sean Olsen after he's accused of murdering an obsessed fan, Sean is unaware Avery is the target of an ultra- <more...>conservative hate group that stalks celebrities, finds out their hidden secrets, and then kills them to expose those secrets. As Sean works to clear Avery's name, she places her own life in jeopardy.
Watch Them Die
In Seattle, no single woman is safe as an obsessed killer stalks the ones he so desperately wants. He's willing to do whatever it takes to prove his l <more...>ove, but should his latest obsession betray him, he'll have no choice but to punish her.
Ms Frisby and the Secret of Nimh
Mrs. Frisby, a widowed mouse with four small children, is faced with a terrible problem. She must move her family to their summer quarters immediately <more...>, or face almost certain death. But her youngest son, Timothy, lies ill with pneumonia and must not be moved. Fortunately, she encounters the rats of NIMH, an extraordinary breed of highly intelligent creatures, who come up with a brilliant solution to her dilemma. And Mrs. Frisby in turn renders them a great service.
My Lover's Lover
When Lily meets Marcus, she feels an immediate attraction to him. Within a week, she has moved into the magnetic architect's echoing loft in East Lond <more...>on. But nothing could have prepared Lily for what she finds there. The distinct presence of another woman lingers in the loft, one who seems to have disappeared in a hurry, leaving behind a single party dress, a puzzling mark on the wall, and the suffocating scent of jasmine. Lily's unsettling curiosity soon turns to obsession as the spirit of this mysterious woman increasingly haunts her