Successful journalist Erin Kelly has electrified readers and critics alike with her debut novel The Poison Tree. In this scintillating work, Karen and her daughter Alice have established a safe, happy life free from the madness of Karen’s past. But when Karen’s former lover Rex is released from prison, her old associations intrude upon the present - and threaten everything she holds dear.
"I couldn't stop listening the book."
Two sisters from the Philippines, abandoned by their father and living with their stepmother in Louisiana, fight to make their lives better in this remarkable story for listeners of Cynthia Kadohata and Rita Williams-Garcia, and for anyone searching for the true meaning of family.
A best-selling author who draws comparisons to the masterful Ruth Rendell, Erin Kelly crafts suspense novels that have raised the bar for thrillers everywhere. The Burning Air follows the affluent MacBrides, who look to family matriarch Lydia as the rock upon which they all depend. But when Lydia passes, Rowan and his three grown children gather at the family’s weekend home in the country. And there a stranger, convinced Lydia was a murderer, attempts to shatter the remaining family members’ lives.
"Gripping, intelligent psychological suspense"
In the sleepy British seaside town of Broadchurch, Detective Ellie Miller has just returned from vacation, only to learn that she’s been passed over for a promotion at work in favor of outsider Alec Hardy. He, escaping the spectacular failure of his last case, is having trouble finding his way into this tight-knit community wary of new faces. But professional rivalry aside, both detectives are about to receive some terrible news: 11-year-old Danny Latimer has been found murdered on the beach.
"Amazingly visual experience"
The unmissable Broadchurch novel, inspired by the first season of 2013's mega-hit ITV series. Containing never-before-seen material and adding great depth and insights to the unforgettable cast of characters, this is a must-listen not only for everyone who loved the TV programme ahead of the second series but for all fans of evocative, atmospheric crime drama.
Do not let the title Kelly Tough fool you. This is not a "be all you can be, no pain - no gain" story. Toughness is overrated. And being Kelly Tough, well, you are about to find out what that really means and why it just might matter to you. Kelly Tough is a story of love and hope: a love between a father and a daughter - former Buffalo Bills quarterback, Jim Kelly, and his oldest daughter Erin. Erin shares a deeply personal account of the love a family can have for each other during the darkest times.
Kirkus Reviews hailed Erin Kelly’s debut novel The Poison Tree as “a richly shaded work.” Her atmospheric follow-up, The Dark Rose, follows Louisa, a 39-year-old still haunted by a tragic love affair from her youth. Seeking peace of mind, Louisa busies herself restoring an Elizabethan garden. But when she meets Paul - a 19-year-old with demons of his own - and the two become lovers, Louisa discovers that she can’t outrun the past forever.
President Obama, who took the historic move of restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba after more than 50 years of severed ties, said Saturday that the U.S. extends "a hand of friendship" to the Cuban people as they deal with Fidel Castro's passing. "We know that this moment fills Cubans — in Cuba and in the United States — with powerful emotions, recalling the countless ways in which Fidel Castro altered the course of individual lives, families, and of the Cuban nation," the president said in a statement.
The MacBrides have always gone to Far Barn in Devon for Bonfire Night, but this year everything is different. Lydia, the matriarch, is dead; Sophie, the eldest daughter, is desperately trying to repair a crumbling marriage; and Felix, the youngest of the family, has brought a girlfriend with him for the first time. The girl, Kerry, seems odd in a way nobody can quite put their finger on - but when they leave her looking after Sophie's baby daughter, and return to find both Kerry and the baby gone, they are forced to ask themselves if they have allowed a cuckoo into their nest....
It is the sweltering summer of 1997 when strait-laced, straight-A student Karen meets Biba - a bohemian and impossibly glamorous aspiring actress.She is drawn to her new friend’s carefree world of constant parties, and quickly abandons her old life to move into the crumbling Highgate mansion Biba shares with her brother Rex and a stream of lodgers. For a while, life is one long summer of love. But summer must end. And by the end of theirs, two people would be dead...
"28 Declassified Pages from 9/11 Commission Report Released to Public" is from the July 15, 2016, News section of The USA Today. It was written by Erin Kelly and narrated by Paige McKinney .
Le roman tiré de la série à succès, avec des éléments inédits ! Une petite communauté se retrouve sous les projecteurs des médias après la mort d'un petit garçon. Deux enquêteurs sont chargés de résoudre cette affaire délicate, tout en essayant de garder la presse à distance et de préserver le tourisme. Face à un tel drame, les habitants commencent à s'épier les uns les autres, faisant remonter à la surface bien des secrets.
As Democrats called for further congressional investigations following the resignation of Gen. Michael Flynn over conversations he had with the Russian ambassador, House Republicans refused to commit Tuesday.
"House Republicans Won't Commit to Flynn Investigation" is from the February 14, 2017 News section of USA Today. It was written by Eliza Collins and Erin Kelly and narrated by Mark Ashby.
President Obama took his motorcade to Capitol Hill Wednesday to huddle with congressional Democrats about how to protect his signature legislative achievement from being dismantled.
"Obama Plots Strategy With Democrats to Protect Obamacare" is from the January 04, 2017 News section of USA Today. It was written by Gregory Korte and Erin Kelly and narrated by Mark Ashby.
After public denunciations from watchdogs and criticism from President-elect Donald Trump, House Republicans on Tuesday reversed course and dropped plans to gut an independent agency that polices potential ethical wrongdoing by lawmakers.
"House Republicans Drop Plan to Gut Ethics Office" is from the January 03, 2017 News section of USA Today. It was written by Fredreka Schouten and Erin Kelly and narrated by Mark Ashby.
After debating seven hours through the night, the Senate voted early Thursday to take the first real step toward repealing Obamacare — a top goal of congressional Republicans and President-elect Donald Trump.
"Obamacare Takes First Real Step Closer to Repeal After Senate Vote" is from the January 12, 2017 News section of USA Today. It was written by Erin Kelly and narrated by Paige McKinney.
In one day four lives weave together in unexpected ways. Virgil Salinas is shy and kindhearted and feels out of place in his crazy-about-sports family. Valencia Somerset, who is deaf, is smart, brave, and secretly lonely, and she loves everything about nature. Kaori Tanaka is a self-proclaimed psychic whose little sister, Gen, is always following her around. And Chet Bullens wishes the weird kids would just stop being so different so that he can concentrate on basketball.
When President-elect Donald Trump looks to the Senate for confirmation of his Cabinet nominees next year, he'll have outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid to thank for Democrats' powerlessness to block his choices.
"This election was the American people saying 'enough already' with the corruption in Washington," he said. "And it's both parties. It's Democrats and Republicans who have been here too long, who become captured by this city."
"Ted Cruz Blasts Veteran Lawmakers for 'Corruption'" is from the February 23, 2017 News section of USA Today. It was written by Erin Kelly and narrated by Paige McKinney.
Republican congressional leaders said Monday that key committees will investigate CIA allegations that Russia deployed hackers.