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Note regarding Sex/Profanity/Violence (S/P/V) ratings:  Books with the note "***S/P/V NOT YET DETERMINED***" have not yet been reviewed to determine S/P/V content. The default "heavy" ratings may not accurately reflect the books' actual content. Please contact us for more information.

ENGLISH FICTION

BEEKEEPER'S BALL
Author:   WIGGS, SUSAN
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Heavy profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: BELLA VISTA CHRONICLES    2

LB  07845
1 volume in 1 container

Isabel Johnson returns to Bella Vista to turn her childhood home into
a destination cooking school and forget her past, but Cormac
O'Neill wants to dig up old history. Strong language, some explicit
descriptions of sex, and some violence. 2014.

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COP TOWN
Author:   SLAUGHTER, KARIN, 1971-
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Heavy profanity; Heavy violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07844
1 volume in 1 container

Atlanta, 1974. Brand new police officer Kate Murphy and the more
seasoned Maggie Lawson race to identify the shooter who is picking off
cops in a squad rampant with misogyny, racism, and homophobia.
Violence, strong language, and some explicit descriptions of sex.
Bestseller.  2014.

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CROSS MY HEART
Author:   PATTERSON, JAMES, 1947-
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: ALEX CROSS   21

LB  07848
1 volume in 1 container

Detective Alex Cross finds himself the target of someone determined to
be known as the greatest mind in the history of crime. The obsessive
killer knows Cross will do anything to save his family--and threatens
murder if Cross makes any move to protect them. Unrated. Commercial
audiobook.  Bestseller.  2013.

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CURSED
Author:   GRAHAM, HEATHER
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Heavy profanity; Heavy violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07846
1 volume in 1 container

When a man is murdered behind her haunted B&B in Key West, Hannah
O'Brien teams up with FBI agent Dallas Samson and the FBI's Krewe of
Hunters, an elite unit of paranormal investigators, to solve the
crime. Violence, strong language, and explicit descriptions of sex.
2002.

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IN MILADY'S CHAMBER: A JOHN PICKET MYSTERY
Author:   SOUTH, SHERI COBB
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: JOHN PICKETT    1

LB  07735
1 volume in 1 container

When Bow Street Runner, young John Pickett, finds too many unanswered
questions and a beautiful prime suspect, Lady Fieldhurst, he hurries
to uncover the true murderer of her husband. 2006.

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PARIS MATCH
Author:   WOODS, STUART
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07849
1 volume in 1 container

Stone Barrington has returned to Paris to attend to some business
concerns and finds himself embroiled in high-stakes trouble on both
sides of the pond. An old enemy - now with powerful backup - is still
in hot pursuit, and the rumor mill threatens to derail and important
U.S. project. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2014.

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PLAIN PURSUIT
Author:   STONE, ALISON
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07819
1 volume in 1 container

When her brother is killed in a small Amish town, Anna Quinn discovers
she's an unwelcome outsider. But the FBI agent investigating the case
is right at home - because Eli Miller was born and raised in Apple
Creek's Plain community. Eli left his Amish faith long ago, but his
heart is rooted in a local cold case he can't forget - a mystery
with strange connections to Anna's loss. unrated. 2013.

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SERPENT'S TOOTH
Author:   JOHNSON, CRAIG, 1961-
S/P/V: Some profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: WALT LONGMIRE    9

LB  07725
1 volume in 1 container

Wyoming sheriff Longmire and his deputy Victoria Moretti try to help
teenager Cord Lynear, who has come into town looking for his mother.
Cord was thrown out of a Mormon polygamous compound run by his
stepfather. Some violence and some strong language. 2013.

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ENGLISH NON-FICTION

SAVING SIMON: HOW A RESCUE DONKEY TAUGHT ME THE MEANING OF COMPASSION
Author:   KATZ, JON
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07850
1 volume in 1 container

In the spring of 2011, Jon Katz received a phone call from an animal
control officer who had found a neglected donkey on a farm in upstate
New York, and she hoped that Jon and his wife, Maria, would be willing
to adopt him. The moment Jon saw the wrenching sight of Simon, he felt
a powerful connection. Weak and malnourished, Simon needed near
constant care. As Simon's health improved, Jon would feed him by hand,
take him on walks, and even confide in him like an old friend. Then
Simon began to reveal to Jon the true meaning of compassion, the ways
in which it can transform our lives and inspire us to take great
risks. Unrated. 2014.

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