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Soft Skills Hard Results – Anne Taylor

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March 24, 2020
Soft Skills Hard Results Book Cover Soft Skills Hard Results
Anne Taylor
Business & Economics
Practical Inspiration Publishing
January 23, 2020
Kindle
224

10 practical principles of soft skills for analytical leaders that deliver tangible bottom-line results.

Emotional Intelligence (EI) is a key area of personal development and overall workplace capability. Daniel Goleman wrote his book Emotional Intelligence, where he demonstrated that biology and biochemistry, alongside specifically…

Crime Mystery Thriller

Strangers – C.L. Taylor

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March 20, 2020
Strangers Book Cover Strangers
C. L. Taylor
Thriller
Avon Books
March 23, 2020
Kindle
352

The Sunday Times bestseller and Richard & Judy Book Club author of Sleep returns with her most gripping book yet. 'I was glued from start to finish!' Shari Lapena Ursula, Gareth and Alice have never met before. Ursula thinks she killed the love of her life. Gareth's been receiving strange postcards. And Alice is being stalked. None of them are used to relying on others - but when the three strangers' lives unexpectedly collide, there's only one thing for it: they have to stick together. Otherwise, one of them will die. Three strangers, two secrets, one terrifying evening. The million-copy bestseller returns with a gripping new novel that will keep you guessing until the end.

Convergence

Strangers is the most unpredictable thriller I’ve read in a long time. An irresistibly dark thriller that was full of clever suspense and fascinating characters. Three main protagonists – Alice,…

Historical Fiction Literary Fiction

A Gentleman in Moscow – Amor Towles

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March 16, 2020
A Gentleman in Moscow Book Cover A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles
Literary Fiction
Penguin Books
2019-03
Paperback
496

The mega-bestseller with more than 1.5 million readers that is soon to be a major television series "The novel buzzes with the energy of numerous adventures, love affairs, [and] twists of fate." --The Wall Street Journal He can't leave his hotel. You won't want to. From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility--a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel. In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, and is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin. Rostov, an indomitable man of erudition and wit, has never worked a day in his life, and must now live in an attic room while some of the most tumultuous decades in Russian history are unfolding outside the hotel's doors. Unexpectedly, his reduced circumstances provide him entry into a much larger world of emotional discovery. Brimming with humor, a glittering cast of characters, and one beautifully rendered scene after another, this singular novel casts a spell as it relates the count's endeavor to gain a deeper understanding of what it means to be a man of purpose.

Distinction

Every now and again along comes an outstanding novel that hits every aspect of what a great book should be. A Gentleman in Moscow is epic in its ambition, enthralling in…

Mystery Short Stories

The Book Of Witness, Vol 1 (A Strange Air Mystery) – Erick W Mertz

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March 15, 2020
The Book Of Witness, Vol 1 Book Cover The Book Of Witness, Vol 1
A Strange Air Mystery
Erick W Mertz
Supernatural Short Stories
Self Published
Kindle
73

On an unseasonably warm April day in 1881, Brady Drift walked into The Creekside Bar one man, but walked out someone else. What happened during that fateful hand of cards that changed his life forever?

According to 9 year old Sia Temple, Jasper, her family's barn cat seemed to be acting on instructions that night. Who was pulling the strings, though? Or, maybe the better question is, what was?

Bottom line, Rebecca Cotton sought common sense in everything and everyone. There was no room for horsing around. Yet what she saw in the fiery hills around Goat's Head Ridge defied expectations.

And what about Pasqual De La Cruz? What could drive a once decent family man to do the unthinkable?

Canyon County, Oregon is a place littered with spooks, specters, and most of all, stories. Uncover a few strange bits of the odd history of this shadowy corner of the world in "The Book Of Witness: Volume #1" a short read part of The Strange Air Series of supernatural mysteries.

Volume #1 contains four short stories, each one a separate testimony about an encounter with the Canyon County.

Witness

The Book of Witness Volume 1 is a collection of four short stories, The Phantom Hand, A Devil Wind, The Flipbook and Bell The Cat, each full of suspense, trepidation and paranormal jeopardy.

Carl…

Crime Mystery Thriller

Keep Him Close – Emily Koch

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March 14, 2020
Keep Him CLose Book Cover Keep Him CLose
Emily Koch
Thriller
Vintage Digital
12 March 2020
Kindle
320

ONE SON LIED. ONE SON DIED. Alice’s son is dead. Indigo’s son is accused of murder. Indigo is determined to prove her beloved Kane is innocent. Searching for evidence, she is helped by a kind stranger who takes an interest in her situation. Little does she know that her new friend has her own agenda. Alice can’t tell Indigo who she really is. She wants to understand why her son was killed – and she needs to make sure that Indigo’s efforts to free Kane don’t put her remaining family at risk. But how long will it take for Indigo to discover her identity? And what other secrets will come out as she digs deeper? No one knows a son like his mother. But neither Alice nor Indigo know the whole truth about their boys, and what happened between them on that fateful night. Keep Him Close is a dark domestic drama from an award-winning writer.

Persistence

Keep Him Close is a slow-burn psychological thriller which revolves around the death of a young man and two devastated mothers trying to understand what actually happened. The unfolding family…