She’s back each Tuesday, pimpin’ out notable new releases to place on your radar, so let the tempting plot descriptions begin!
THE 34TH DEGREE by Thomas Greanias — 1943: The supernatural alchemy for the ultimate weapon, encoded in an ancient biblical text, has fallen into the hands of the most ruthless secret society known to man: the Nazi SS. Present Day: Dishonorably discharged from the armed forces, Sam Deker is trying to build a new life in Los Angeles. But nightmares of the past continue to haunt his present, and Deker discovers that the unusual lightwave-induced torture he barely survived has changed him. The Pentagon, however, believes that change makes him the only one who can endure their top-secret neuro-simulation program known as the 34th Degree.
BIRTH OF THE KINGDOM by Jan Guillou — Exiled from his home and the woman he loves, Arn de Gotha became one of the fiercest and most feared warriors of the Knights Templar. But now that Jerusalem has been lost to the man who saved him — his longtime enemy and trusted friend, Saladin — the weary nobleman, ravaged by wounds and illness, can finally return to his beloved Sweden. During his 20 years of exile, warring clans have torn Arn’s homeland apart. Determined to reunite it, he sets off with a band of skilled craftsmen and doctors from the Holy Land whose talents and knowledge are unknown to the northern world.
THE COLLECTIVE by Jack Rogan — In a quiet community outside Fort Myers, Fla., a home invasion and murder draw a crowd of feds. No one is aware that this killing is part of a vast, chilling conspiracy. After all, the victims were just an ordinary family. Former FBI agents Josh Hart and Rachael Voss spearhead the investigation, following a trail of seemingly accidental deaths. Then, in a tranquil Boston suburb, someone comes after the 7-month-old daughter of Gulf War vet Caitlin McCandless. Cait has combat training and knowledge of a shocking secret — and she’ll need both to save her daughter’s life.
THE GENESIS KEY by James Barney — More than three decades ago, Dr. Kathleen Sainsbury’s archaeologist parents were murdered at an ancient excavation site in Iraq. Now the gifted biologist stands on the brink of a miraculous breakthrough: the discovery of a gene that could extend a human life by hundreds of years. But at the moment of her greatest triumph, a mysterious phone call reveals a hidden truth that draws chaos and violence once again into Kathleen’s world … and threatens to irreversibly alter the destiny of humankind.
MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN by Chad Kultgen — Kultgen explores the sexual pressures at work on a handful of troubled, conflicted junior-high students and their equally dysfunctional parents. From porn-surfing fathers to WORLD OF WARCRAFT-obsessed sons, from competitive cheerleaders to their dissatisfied, misguided mothers, Kultgen clicks open the emotionally treacherous culture in which we live.
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