Books

The Shift by Fiona Dodwell

Lisa / December 30, 2015

Excerpt from The Shift     Michael went along to each room that was being used by a resident, pushing open each door quietly and peering in. He’d been told by Roger that during each night shift, every room that was occupied had to be checked – to ensure no one had fallen to the floor or needed help of…

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Wrath and Bones by A.J. Aalto

Lisa / December 29, 2015

“Remind me why we’re doing this? On a Friday night? The day after Christmas? With no pizza? And no beer?” Golden asked, standing on her tiptoes so her paint roller would reach the edging along the high ceiling. “Nope,” I said, turning my binoculars out the frosty office window to peer at the silver Volvo shining beneath the streetlight across…

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Strange Girl by Christopher Pike

Lisa / December 29, 2015

CHAPTER ONE I STILL GET asked about Aja, where she came from, what it was like to be her friend, to actually date her, whether the stories about her were true, and who—or what—I really thought she was. The last question makes me smile, probably because I understand it’s hard to talk about Aja without sounding like a nut. That’s…

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