Darcy is known as a young and talented stage actress in England. Her biggest dream has come true and she’s been given a role on Broadway, but the producer is Keir Robards, of all people! He was Darcy’s first love?and the man who once drove her father, a famous actor, to ruin. And now he’s going to play the role of her lover?
Contains the first and last novels written by Wharton, both with the theme of women trapped by social convention and fateful forces into destructive marriages
In this explosive thriller from #1 New York Times–bestselling author Stuart Woods, Stone Barrington’s newest foe has a short fuse...and it’s just been lit. Stone Barrington is enjoying a boating excursion off the Maine coast when a chance encounter leaves him somewhat the worse for wear. Always able to find the silver lining in even the unhappiest circumstances, Stone is pleased to discover that the authors of his misfortune are, in fact, members of a prestigious family who present a unique business opportunity, and who require a man of Stone’s skills to overcome a sticky situation of their own. The acquaintance is fortuitous indeed, for as it turns out, Stone and his new friends have an enemy in common. He’s the sort of man who prefers force to finesse, and who regards any professional defeat as a personal and intolerable insult. And when Stone’s sly cunning collides with his adversary’s hair-trigger-temper, the results are sure to be explosive...
"With the women of the Sisterhood away on a covert assignment, their significant others could be expected to kick back and enjoy a little drama-free downtime. But that's not the way Jack, Ted, Harry, Charles, and the rest of their comrades roll. An urgent call has come to the headquarters of their organization, BOLO Consultants. Bert Navarro, head of security for Countess Anna de Silva, suspects that Annie's deluxe casino, Babylon, is being stealthily and expertly robbed. The scheme is so ingenious that Bert can't be sure how it works ... which is why the crew is soon bound for the bright lights of Vegas to investigate..."--Page  of dust jacket.
Cartoons offer a humorous look at cliches, breakfast, food, dogs, politics, doctors, scientists, and angels
Tranter's historical novel of the bitter feud between the heirs of Clan MacColl as they struggle for control of their ancestral lands.