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Hot Forthcoming Titles: May 2014

Check out these new upcoming titles from some of your favorite authors. Place your holds to be first in line when they come out in May 2014!

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Robert B. Parker's Cheap Shot by Ace Atkins

Investigating the perpetrators of violent off-field incidents who compromised the public image of a star linebacker before kidnapping his young son, Spenser assembles a new team of associates to comb through the underworld of Boston while the athlete weighs a controversial decision.

Release date: 5/6/2014

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The Lincoln Myth by Steve Berry

Former Justice Department agent, Cotton Malone tackles the secrets of Mormonism, a U.S. Senator's stealthy secession plan and a history-shaping letter that was handed down through the Chief Executive line.

Release date: 5/20/2014

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Ghost Ship by Clive Cussler

Waking with conflicted memories after an injury sustained while trying to rescue passengers from a sinking yacht, Kurt Austin searches for answers from a state-sponsored cybercrime ring that takes him from Monaco to North Korea and then Madagascar.

Release date: 5/27/2014

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The Skin Collector by Jeffery Deaver

The former New York police homicide detective, Llincoln Rhyme,who became a forensic consultant after becoming a quadriplegic, is pitted against a twisted tattoo artist who is using poison instead of ink.

Release date: 5/13/2014

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Walking on Water by Richard Paul Evans

Alan Christoffersen must say some painful goodbyes and learn some important lessons as he comes to the end of his cross-country walk to Key West.

Release date: 5/6/2014

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Suspicion by Joseph Finder

Unable to afford the private school his daughter adores, single father Danny Goodman reluctantly accepts a loan from a wealthy man only to be forced to choose between false drug charges and an undercover DEA assignment targeting his benefactor.

Release date: 5/27/2014

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The Keeper by John T. Lescroart

When one of his counselor wife's clients suspiciously disappears and the woman's husband, a San Francisco jail guard, is accused of her murder, lawyer Dismas Hardy examines possible suspects before discovering evidence of the corruption-related death of an inmate.

Release date: 5/6/2014

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Resistant by Michael Palmer

Delivering a speech for his boss at a national conference in Atlanta, Dr. Lou Welcome takes an exclusive tour of the Centers for Disease Control and learns about the development of biological weapons before becoming enmeshed in a case involving the abduction of a leading scientist. Posthumous publication.

Release date: 5/20/2014

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The Kraken Project by Douglas Preston

When a NASA accident kills seven scientists and enables a self-modifying artificial intelligence to escape into the Internet, Wyman Ford and the AI's creator, Melissa Shepherd, struggle to keep the evolving program out of the hands of scheming Wall Street traders.

Release date: 5/13/2014

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The Prodigal Son by Kimberla Lawson Roby

Matthew is not speaking to his parents after dropping out of college to marry his pregnant girlfriend and the Reverend Curtis Black’s wife is suspicious of the return of a long-lost son, Dillon.

Release date: 5/13/2014

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The Kill Switch by James Rollins

Recruited by Sigma Force to extract a Russian pharmaceutical magnate, who holds the biological key to a new weapons system, from Siberia, former Army Ranger Tucker Wayne and his military working dog Kane must solve an ancient mystery before the modern world suffers a fate worse than death.

Release date: 5/13/2014

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Field of Prey by John Sandford

Lucas Davenport investigates the discovery of several bodies in an abandoned Minnesota farmyard, discovering the work of a local serial killer who has been murdering one victim every summer for years.

Release date: 5/6/2014