Rich with details of New Mexico and the people who live there, The Replacement Child is the perfect novel for anyone who has fallen in love with the Southwest that Tony Hillerman described so artfully in his Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee ...
Author: Christine Barber
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Late on a Monday night, editor Lucy Newroe answers the phone in the Capital Tribune newsroom. The caller is the notorious Scanner Lady---an anonymous elderly tipster whose hobby is to phone the newspaper with gossip from her police scanner. The old woman tells Lucy she heard two Santa Fe cops discussing a dead body. But when Lucy checks out the tip, she discovers Scanner Lady has been killed. She tries to enlist the help of Detective Gil Montoya, but his mind is on another death. He has just been handed the case of Melissa Baca, a seventh-grade teacher whose body was thrown off the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge. Over the course of the next few days, as Lucy and Gil hunt down the culprits in each murder, they discover their cases are intertwined in the most intimate ways. Rich with details of New Mexico and the people who live there, The Replacement Child is the perfect novel for anyone who has fallen in love with the Southwest that Tony Hillerman described so artfully in his Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee mysteries.
Everyone envies the Randalls: beautiful, accomplished and high-flying, their lives are almost too good to be true.
Author: Patrick Redmond
Publisher: Hachette UK
Everyone envies the Randalls: beautiful, accomplished and high-flying, their lives are almost too good to be true. No one envies Stuart. A tough childhood has left him making his way as best he can, vowing to lose a bit more weight and become a bit more successful. But a chance encounter sets in motion a series of events which will shatter everything. Some will think they've lost, others will think they've won, but none of them will be prepared for the final catastrophe of jealousy, betrayal and agonizing justice. They should never have invited Stuart in - and he should never have trusted them. A brilliantly assured psychological thriller that builds tension with such power and conviction, you will feel as if you are there with them, fighting for a say.
They're looking for a kidnapped child hidden somewhere in these snowy mountains. When one of his rangers dies in an avalanche, he needs a replacement, someone who specialises in handling search–and–rescue dogs.
Author: Anne Marie Duquette
Publisher: HarperCollins Australia
Can the past be undone? Twins like Eric Kincaide and his sister, Naomi, know each other's every thought. But that closeness came between him and Lindsey Nelson, the woman he'd planned to marry, four years ago. When their wedding plans fell through, Lindsey ran as far and fast as she could. Now Eric heads a small team of winter rangers in Yosemite, a team that includes his twin sister. They're looking for a kidnapped child hidden somewhere in these snowy mountains. When one of his rangers dies in an avalanche, he needs a replacement, someone who specialises in handling search–and–rescue dogs. That someone is Lindsey Nelson. The hunt for a missing child brings her back to snowbound Yosemite, back to a place she wanted to forget. Back to a man she can't forget and the twin she can't forgive.
Praise for The Replacement: 'I so loved this book' Lauren Kate, bestselling author of Fallen 'Eerie and beautiful' Maggie Stiefvater, bestselling author of Shiver 'This is a dark tale that will totally change any preconceptions you have ...
Author: Brenna Yovanoff
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Though he lives in the small town of Gentry, Mackie comes from a world of tunnels and black, murky water, a world of living dead girls ruled by a little tattoed princess. He is a replacement - left in the crib of a human baby sixteen years ago when it was stolen away by the fey. Now, because of fatal allergies to iron, blood and consecrated ground, Mackie is slowly dying in the human world. Mackie would give anything just to be normal, to live quietly amongst humans, practice his bass guitar and spend time with his crush, Tate. But when Tate's baby sister goes missing, Mackie is drawn irrevocably into the underworld of Gentry, known as Mayhem, where he must face down the dark creatures and find his rightful place - in our world, or theirs.
Jesse Donovan spent the last four years chasing gold, hoping to convince his New York fiancee to join him.
Author: Cynthia Woolf
Publisher: Firehouse Publishing
Jesse Donovan spent the last four years chasing gold, hoping to convince his New York fiancee to join him. He's now rich, successful, and eager for his wife-to-be to make the trip out west. But now that it's time to travel to Hope's Crossing and marry Jesse, the New York socialite sends him a letter informing him of her intention to marry another. Heartbroken and lonely, Jesse contacts Matchmaker & Co. for a mail order bride. Clarissa "Clare" Griggs is the eldest daughter of a poor farmer who is barely surviving off the land. At twenty-three, she is an old maid and a burden on her family. Clare knows what love looks like, and she wants a family of her own. Volunteering as a mail order bride seems to be the perfect answer to her dilemma. Her family will be better off, and she can find her own love story, happiness and finally become a mother. But Hope's Crossing isn't the ideal location that Jesse or Clare dreamed. A bitter rival is trying to kill Jesse and take his mine. Jesse's broken heart won't allow him to love Clare the way she needs, and Clare refuses to live with a man who doesn't love her. When the enemy threatens Clare's life, Jesse realizes Clare has become a part of him, a vital piece of his heart and soul -- but is he too late?
" Widower Tom Anderson is a savant with more affinity for numbers than people. Problem is, one is a lonely number. Thankfully, he solved for X by finding the perfect woman. It wasn't easy. Tom is very specific. He has to be. Having checked 'find trophy wife' off his list, life was moving along swimmingly. Until that perfect woman let it slip-she has a past. One she kept hidden, almost perfectly. Sure, she lied-she fudged the numbers. Most women do. Now, Tom has buyers' remorse and according to cult rules only two options: get rid of her-or single-handedly erase her past. She's a liar. But she does keep house well. And she makes a mean lasagna. Decisions, decisions."--Provided by publisher.
God has a Replacement Theory that will work in your life and restore everything that was lost.
Author: Brianna Robinson
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
A story of pain and heartbreak and the encouraging journey from broken to healed. Whether it's the loss of a relationship, a disappointing financial situation, or an overall discontentment in life, you are not alone in your difficult life circumstance. God has a Replacement Theory that will work in your life and restore everything that was lost.
When the replacement clone took their place - no one was the wiser. The top-secret government plan was named The Replacement Project. It was thriving in the test city of Detroit, where clones replaced humans - by the thousands.
Author: Rj Hockenberry
Everyday people vaccinated at the National Institute of Genetic Human Testing - assumed they were safe. They were told NIGHT was good - and they believed. But they were all wrong. Because NIGHT hid its secrets under the guise of cures, public perception was skewed. Concealed far below the Institute, growing in pods, awaiting programming, were the clones.As humans shuffled into the Replacement Room for a cure, they were given a lethal injection and their bodies were disposed. When the replacement clone took their place - no one was the wiser. The top-secret government plan was named The Replacement Project. It was thriving in the test city of Detroit, where clones replaced humans - by the thousands. Few knew the truth. Those who did were complicit or programmed to be. Everyone fell in line.All that is good lies in the balance, when one powerful clone escapes. Her freedom is short lived because the hunters are out for blood. The race is on, and as threat of capture looms near, the clone gains assistance from unlikely allies. Exposing the truth, could end the Replacement Project. But when faced with the choice, will the clone overcome her programming or will she succumb to self-seeking human behavior? This action-packed science-fiction thriller is full of unpredictable plot twists that will keep the reader guessing until the very end.
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Author: Daniel Elijah SanderferPublish On: 2020-12-13
Join Daniel Elijah Sanderfer for this sweet daddy/boy story that is sure to warm your heart and bring tears to your eyes.
Author: Daniel Elijah Sanderfer
Wally's dying, but once he's gone, he doesn't want his daddy Mickey to be alone. So, he sets out to find a boy for him to fall in love with just like they did. Posing as his son, he begins scouting for candidates worthy of Mickey's love, but all Mickey wants is to enjoy the time he has left with Wally.Can Wally find a replacement or will all his efforts prove to be a waste of time? Join Daniel Elijah Sanderfer for this sweet daddy/boy story that is sure to warm your heart and bring tears to your eyes.
This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more.
Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning
Category: Literary Criticism
A Study Guide for Alain Robbe-Grillet's "The Replacement," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Short Stories for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Short Stories for Students for all of your research needs.
Sometimes good men have to do bad things. Ian Bragg returns to his roots while trying to lead from the top. Too much of one and not enough of the other. Change is constant and it comes harshest from those in charge. When their cover is blown, Ian and Jenny have to fend for themselves while trying to get the Archive's contracts back on track. They fight an uphill battle against an establishment that both loathes them and needs them.And Ian and Jimmy Tripplethorn cross paths once again. Will anyone escape unscathed?Ian Bragg. A hitman with a conscience.