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Jon’s Picks: Spring’s Best New Thrillers with a Twist

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BookTrib columnist and bestselling author Jon Land returns with a new set of “Jon’s Picks,” the best new thrillers and suspense novels you should be reading this season. Filled with dark secrets, villainous plot twists and startling encounters with killers make this one of Jon’s best lists yet! After Anna, Lisa Scottoline (St. Martin’s Press) Lisa Scottoline never shies away from confronting her characters with hard choices and life-changing predicaments, both of which are powerfully on display in After Anna (St. Martin’s Press). Talk about your familial nightmares! Widower Noah Alderman has finally put his life back on track, thanks to a new marriage and fresh dedication to his career as a doctor.. All is well, until his new wife’s…

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Author Lisa Scottoline Sits Down with John Grisham in Doylestown, PA

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John Grisham has invited book lovers and writers alike to listen to his podcast, ‘Book Tour with John Grisham’. So far he has made stops along the way, speaking with some of our favorite authors and more in bookstores across the U.S. On John Grisham’s thirteenth stop this week, he checked into The Doylestown Bookshop in Doylestown, PA to sit down with Lisa Scottoline. The Doylestown Bookshop is known for preserving the heritage and traditions of independent bookstores and carries and extensive inventory for book lovers of many different genres. Lisa Scottoline is known for 29 novels, many of which have won awards over the years. She is a New York Times bestselling author and has published a latest work…

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Book Excerpt! Lisa Scottoline’s ‘One Perfect Lie’

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For a sneak peek of Lisa Scottoline’s One Perfect Lie (St. Martin’s Press, April 11, 2017) check out the excerpt below! One Perfect Lie Chapter One Chris Brennan was applying for a teaching job at Central Valley High School, but he was a fraud. His resume was fake, and his identity completely phony. So far he’d fooled the personnel director, the assistant principal, and the chairperson of the Social Studies Department. This morning was his final interview, with the principal, Dr. Wendy McElroy. It was make-or-break. Chris waited in her office, shifting in his chair, though he wasn’t nervous. He’d already passed the state and federal criminal-background checks and filed a clear Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Form, Child Abuse Clearance Form, and…

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Zodiac Reads: The Perfect Books For Peacemaking Libras

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Even for the strongest non-believers, it’s hard to deny how fun astrology can be. Have you ever met anyone who doesn’t at least want to know to their horoscope for the month? We didn’t think so. Personally, we love astrology here at BookTrib, regardless if you’re a passionate Aries, a romantic Cancer, or an imaginative Libra. Speaking of Libras, since we’re firmly in Libra territory (September 23 to October 23), and yes, we are going to pretend that NASA did NOT add a sign to the zodiac, we figured it was time to celebrate our justice-loving, peacemaking brothers and sisters. So for all of you late September to October babies out there, here are eight books guaranteed to appeal to any Libra: It Ends With…

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Have a nice guilt trip — where would you go?

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Mother-daughter author team @Lisa Scottoline and @Francesca Serritella have a new essay collection just out called HAVE A NICE GUILT TRIP. Lucky for you we have a copy of this book–plus their FOUR previous books–to give away to one lucky winner. (Yes, the winner gets all five books!) TO ENTER TO WIN all five book just comment below to let us know the  name of the place you would like to sneak off to if you could manage a solo summer getaway. We’ll pick one winner at random at noon on FRIDAY August 15, 2014.      You can also enter to win this awesome “Guilt Trip Giveaway” prize pack worth more than $1,000!  CLICK HERE to visit Lisa’s website…

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Secrets and lies: An excerpt from Scottoline’s KEEP QUIET

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New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award-winning author Lisa Scottoline is loved by millions of readers for her suspenseful novels about family and justice. Scottoline delivers once again with Keep Quiet, an emotionally gripping and complex story about one man’s split-second decision to protect his son – and the devastating consequences that follow. Jake Buckman’s relationship with his sixteen-year-old son Ryan is not an easy one, so at the urging of his loving wife, Pam, Jake goes alone to pick up Ryan at their suburban movie theater. On the way home, Ryan asks to drive on a deserted road, and Jake sees it as a chance to make a connection. However, what starts as a father-son bonding opportunity instantly turns into a nightmare.…

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