Thea Marlow had encountered her soul mate in the depths of her overpowering, frightening dreams. Now, on the shores of a country lake, the stranger comes to her in the flesh - and lures her into a timeless love.
From the bestselling author of The Double Bind, Skeletons at the Feast, and Secrets of Eden, comes a riveting and dramatic ghost story. In a dusty corner of a basement in a rambling Victorian house in northern New Hampshire, a door has long been sealed shut with 39 six-inch-long carriage bolts. The home's new owners are Chip and Emily Linton and their twin ten-year-old daughters.
With this release, it’s all about Illinois. Any state that contains a large city will yield many crime stories. Chicago has certainly had its share. With the impact of gangsters, Prohibition, and a few creative serial killers, this city has it all. But murder happens in smaller towns, too, because greed, depravity, and jealousy exist everywhere.
I knew I looked good on my wedding night, but I couldn't figure out why my new husband was being so secretive. I sure found out, though, because right there in the honeymoon suite while I was taking a lovely bath he'd prepared, a stranger showed up!
Megan Thorne: Just my name seems to make men melt. I have of course been a NFL Cheerleader, model, and more recently a successful bar owner. So who could blame them? Yet it was none of these men who would shock me with one of the most erotic and lustful moments of my entire life. Instead it was with a quiet stranger and a woman.
I'd been so lonely since my husband died, and the way the stranger looked at me reminded me of my man. I couldn't take my eyes off him, and I was disappointed when he left before my shift was over. I was happy to discover he was thinking of me as well because he found me at my car, and without a word the two of us were together.
Mindy's had a tough time since she and her husband broke up, and it's no wonder. Getting back into the market is tough. Still, on advice of her friends, she goes out. At the bar, she meets Steve, and before she knows it she's back at his place in the middle of a torrid stranger sex experience!
After meeting Jesus in person under amazing circumstances six years ago, Nick Cominsky figured life would be smooth sailing, not coasting downhill. Why didn’t Jesus tell him how to make the Christian life work? Just when Nick is stopped dead in his tracks - stranded on the side of the highway with an empty gas tank and miles to go - he finds himself in rich company once more. Jesus has returned to give Nick the refueling he desperately needs. And like their first meeting, it’s not at all what he expects.
In a small Greek island village, a group of travelers from around the world and the local residents they encounter are brought together in unexpected ways when sudden tragedy strikes. In her inimitable style, Maeve Binchy shares with readers the lives of these strangers, learning their hopes, dreams, and fears as they move forward, forever changed by their experience.
In a Greek tavern, high over the small village of Aghia Anna, four people meet for the first time: Fiona, an Irish nurse; Thomas, a Californian academic; Elsa, a German television presenter; and David, a shy English boy. Along with Andreas, the old man who runs the taverna, they become close to each other after witnessing a tragedy when a pleasure steamer catches fire in the harbour.<
"Live in Greece for a few hours..."