‘Lightning in a Mirror’ May Be Jayne Ann Krentz’s Masterpiece [REVIEW]

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In Lightning in a Mirror, the third and final installment of Jayne Ann Krentz’s suspenseful Fogg Lake trilogy (after All the Colors of Night), a woman discovers that dating in the modern world is complicated. In fact, it can be deadly.

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A Teacher Finds Her Calling in Barbara Kennard’s ‘Dragons in My Classroom’ [EXCERPT]

Barbara Kennard with her students at the Dragon School in Oxford, England.
Barbara Kennard with her students at the Dragon School in Oxford, England. (Photo courtesy Barbara Kennard)

Teachers are tenacious by nature. They know how to adapt, and they constantly strive to sharpen their skills, connect with students, and leave an indelible mark on children’s lives. Barbara Kennard is one such teacher. But in her forthcoming memoir, Dragons in My Classroom, she candidly admits that she didn’t start out that way. She had to learn to become the kind of teacher she always wanted to be. We hope you love this exclusive sneak peek from the book, due on store shelves on June 14. Enjoy! —J&H

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Adventurer Bear Grylls Inspires Readers to Live Boldly and ‘Never Give Up’ [REVIEW]

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“I look worried here because moments earlier the photographer sent to join this adventure almost stepped back over a cliff face!” (Photo courtesy RealBearGrylls/Facebook)
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In Never Give Up, the sequel to Bear Grylls’ first autobiography, the British adventurer proves he still has plenty of stories to tell about life on television, his exploits in the great outdoors, and the people who have taken the journey alongside him.

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Gina L. Maxwell’s ‘The Dark King’ Launches a Brand-New Series This September [COVER REVEAL]

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What is it about royalty that captures our imaginations? As far back as Shakespeare and the Bible, writers have regaled us with tales about rulers both good and bad. And let’s face it, some are pretty good at being bad! But even then, most of us find the combination of power, birthright, and wealth a heady mix that keeps us turning pages, eager to find out what fate will befall the monarch in question. Now bestselling author Gina L. Maxwell hopes to tell us yet another story about the man behind the crown in her forthcoming novel, The Dark King.

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Michelle McLean’s ‘Four Weddings and a Duke’ Promises Sweet, Blissful Fun [COVER REVEAL]

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We love a wedding. They’re fun to attend, and it’s always wonderful to watch two people we care about begin their life together. But when you’re the one getting married, the beauty of the moment can quickly get lost in the angst of making sure it goes off without a hitch, which is what we are guessing is the premise of Michelle McLean’s forthcoming novel, Four Weddings and a Duke.

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