Lisa Scottoline

1 Damaged

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2016-08-16
Description :  “Scottoline writes riveting thrillers that keep me up all night, with plots that twist and turn.” –Harlan Coben<br /><br /><b>One boy. One lawyer. One chance for justice.</b><br /><br />Ten-year-old Patrick O'Brien is a natural target at school. Shy, dyslexic, and small for his age, he tries to hide his first-grade reading level from everyone: from his classmates, from the grandfather who cares for him, and from the teachers who are supposed to help him. But the real trouble begins when Patrick is accused of attacking a school aide. The aide promptly quits and sues the boy, his family, and the school district. Patrick's grandfather turns to the law firm of Rosato &amp; DiNunzio for help and Mary DiNunzio is on the case. Soon Mary becomes Patrick's true champion and his only hope for security and justice. But there is more to the story than meets the eye and Patrick might be more troubled than he seems. With twists at every turn and secrets about the family coming to light, Mary DiNunzio might have found the case that can make her a true protector, or break her heart...<br /><br />With Lisa Scottoline’s trademark emotional depth and fast-paced action, <i>Damaged</i> will have readers riveted to the last page as they root for the beloved characters and their fight for justice.

2 Cicho sza

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Fiction & Literature  Books 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2016-08-22
Description :  Bestsellerowa autorka Lisa Scottoline napisała znakomitą powieść o miłości ojcowskiej i poświęceniach, do jakich jesteśmy zdolni, by chronić najbliższych.<br /><br />Stosunki Jake’a Buckmana z szesnastoletnim synem, Ryanem, nie układają się najlepiej. Zaniepokojony ich wzajemnym brakiem kontaktu, Jake postanawia odebrać Ryana z podmiejskiego kina i spędzić z nim trochę czasu. Kiedy Ryan prosi, by ojciec pozwolił mu poprowadzić samochód na mało uczęszczanej drodze, Jake wyraża zgodę, widząc w tym szansę na zbliżenie się do syna. Jednak rodzinne zawieszenie broni gwałtownie zamienia się w koszmar. Dochodzi do tragedii, a Jake musi w ułamku sekundy podjąć decyzję, która pogrąży ojca i syna w poczuciu winy i wplącze w sieć kłamstw. Jake i Ryan zostają przytłoczeni ciężarem łączącej ich tajemnicy, która może doprowadzić całą rodzinę do zguby.<br /><br />Czym jest rodzicielstwo?&#xa0;<br />Na jak wiele możemy sobie pozwolić, by chronić tych, których kochamy?<br /><br />Lisa Scottoline zabiera nas w emocjonującą podróż.<br />Jodi Picoult<br /><br />Scottoline to dynamit.<br />David Baldacci<br /><br />Lisa Scottoline to jedna z najlepszych współczesnych pisarek.<br />Michael Connelly<br /><br />Scottoline świetnie wie, jak chwycić czytelników za serca.<br />„The New York Times Book Review”<br /><br />Ta frapująca historia pozostaje w pamięci na długo po zakończeniu lektury.<br />„Library Journal”&#xa0;<br /><br />Lisa Scottoline… od razu widać, że mamy do czynienia z prawdziwą mistrzynią w swoim fachu.<br />„The Boston Globe”<br /><br />Scottoline jest prawdziwą gwiazdą.<br />„Time”

3 After Anna

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $14.99
Release Date :  2018-04-10
Description :  <b>Nobody cuts deeper than family...</b><br /><br />Dr. Noah Alderman, a widower and single father, has remarried a wonderful woman, Maggie Ippolitti, and for the first time in a long time, he and his young son are happy. Despite her longing for the daughter she hasn’t seen since she was a baby, Maggie is happy too, and she’s even more overjoyed when she unexpectedly gets another chance to be a mother to the child she thought she'd lost forever, her only daughter Anna.<br /><br />Maggie and Noah know that having Anna around will change their lives, but they would never have guessed that everything would go wrong, and so quickly. Anna turns out to be a gorgeous seventeen-year-old who balks at living under their rules, though Maggie, ecstatic to have her daughter back, ignores the red flags that hint at the trouble brewing in a once-perfect marriage and home. <br /><br />Events take a heartbreaking turn when Anna is murdered and Noah is accused and tried for the heinous crime. Maggie must face not only the devastation of losing her daughter, but the realization that Anna's murder may have been at the hands of a husband she loves. In the wake of this tragedy, new information drives Maggie to search for the truth, leading her to discover something darker than she could have ever imagined.<br /><br />Riveting and disquieting, <i>After Anna</i> is a groundbreaking domestic thriller, as well as a novel of emotional justice and legal intrigue. And<i> New York Times</i> bestselling author Lisa Scottoline will keep readers on their toes until the final shocking page<br /><br /><b>Praise for Lisa Scottoline: </b><br /><b></b><br />"A <b>deliciously distracting thriller</b>...Scottoline illuminat[es] the landing strip of revelations and truths in a deliciously<b> slow and intense way.</b>" —<i>The Washington Post</i> on <i>After Anna</i> <br /><br />"Scottoline<b> keeps the pace relentless </b>as she drops a looming threat into the heart of an idyllic suburban community,<b> causing readers to hold their breath in anticipation.</b>" —<i>Booklist </i>on <i>One Perfect Lie</i><br /><br />"Readers can be assured that the author nails the high school milieu, from athletic rivalries to sexting...<b>they're in for one thrilling ride.</b>" —<i>Kirkus</i> on <i>One Perfect Lie</i><br /><br />"<b>Entertaining</b>...This <b>fast-paced read</b> culminates in a daring chase that would play well on the big screen." —<i>Publishers Weekly</i>

4 Final Appeal

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-03-17
Description :  Grace Rossi is starting over after a divorce, and a part-time job with a federal appeals court sounds perfect. But she doesn't count on being assigned to an explosive death penalty appeal. Nor does she expect ardor in the court in the form of an affair with the chief judge. Then Grace finds herself investigating a murder, unearthing a secret bank account and following a trail of bribery and judicial corruption that's stumped even the FBI. In no time at all, Grace under fire takes on a whole new meaning.

5 Keep Quiet

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2014-04-08
Description :  <i>New York Times</i> 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 <i>Keep Quiet</i>,<i> </i>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. Tragedy strikes, and with Ryan's entire future hanging in the balance, Jake is forced to make a split-second decision that plunges them both into a world of guilt and lies. Without ever meaning to, Jake and Ryan find themselves living under the crushing weight of their secret, which threatens to tear their family to shreds and ruin them all. Powerful and dramatic, <i>Keep Quiet</i> will have readers and book clubs debating what it means to be a parent and how far you can, and should, go to protect those you love.

6 Everywhere That Mary Went

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $3.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Mary DiNunzio is trying to make partner in her cutthroat Philadelphia law firm. She's too busy to worry about the crank phone calls that she's been getting—until they fall into a sinister pattern. Mary can't shake the sensation that someone is watching her. Following her every move. Then the shadowboxing turns deadly, and she has to fight for something a lot more important than a partnership—her life.

7 Every Fifteen Minutes

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2015-04-14
Description :  Dr. Eric Parrish is the Chief of the Psychiatric Unit at Havemeyer General Hospital outside of Philadelphia. Recently separated from his wife Alice, he is doing his best as a single Dad to his seven-year-old daughter Hannah. His work seems to be going better than his home life, however. His unit at the hospital has just been named number two in the country and Eric has a devoted staff of doctors and nurses who are as caring as Eric is. But when he takes on a new patient, Eric's entire world begins to crumble. Seventeen-year-old Max has a terminally ill grandmother and is having trouble handling it. That, plus his OCD and violent thoughts about a girl he likes makes Eric a high risk patient. Max can't turn off the mental rituals he needs to perform every fifteen minutes that keep him calm. With the pressure mounting, Max just might reach the breaking point. When the girl is found murdered, Max is nowhere to be found. Worried about Max, Eric goes looking for him and puts himself in danger of being seen as a "person of interest" himself. Next, one of his own staff turns on him in a trumped up charge of sexual harassment. Is this chaos all random? Or is someone systematically trying to destroy Eric's life? <i>New York Times </i>best selling author Lisa Scottoline's visceral thriller, <i>Every Fifteen Minutes, </i>brings you into the grip of a true sociopath and shows you how, in the quest to survive such ruthlessness, every minute counts.

8 Come Home

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2012-04-10
Description :  <b>"This thrilling testament to a mother's relentless love may well be Scottoline's best novel to </b>date."-<i>Library Journal</i> (starred review)<br /><br />Jill Farrow is a suburban mom who has finally gotten her and her daughter's lives back on track after a divorce. She loves being a pediatrician and is about to remarry, while her daughter, Megan, is a happily over-scheduled thirteen-year-old. But Jill's life is turned upside down when her ex-stepdaughter, Abby, shows up and delivers shocking news: Jill's ex-husband is dead. Abby insists that he was murdered-and pleads with Jill to help find his killer. Jill reluctantly agrees to make a few inquiries, and soon discovers that the story doesn't add up...As she digs deeper, her actions threaten to rip apart her new family, destroy their hard-earned happiness, and even endanger her own life. Yet how can Jill turn her back on a child she loves and once called her own? What are the limits of love, loss, and family?<br /><br /> <b>"Relentless...jaw-dropping."-David Baldacci</b>

9 One Perfect Lie

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2017-04-11
Description :  <b>Enthralling and suspenseful, Lisa Scottoline's <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>One Perfect Lie</i>, is an emotional thriller and a suburban crime story that will have readers riveted up to the shocking end, with killer twists and characters you won’t soon forget.</b><br /><br />"Scottoline keeps the pace relentless as she drops a looming threat into the heart of an idyllic suburban community, causing readers to hold their breath in anticipation." –<i>Booklist </i><br /><br />"Readers can be assured that the author nails the high school milieu, from athletic rivalries to sexting...they're in for one thrilling ride." –Kirkus <i>Reviews</i> <br /><br />"Entertaining...This fast-paced read culminates in a daring chase that would play well on the big screen." –<i>Publishers Weekly </i><br /><br />On paper, Chris Brennan looks perfect. He's applying for a job as a high school government teacher, he's ready to step in as an assistant baseball coach, and his references are impeccable.<br /><br />But everything about Chris Brennan is a lie.<br /><br />Susan Sematov is proud of her son Raz, a high school pitcher so athletically talented that he's being recruited for a full-ride scholarship to a Division I college, with a future in major-league baseball. But Raz’s father died only a few months ago, leaving her son in a vulnerable place where any new father figure might influence him for good, or evil.<br /><br />Heather Larkin is a struggling single mother who lives for her son Jordan's baseball games. But Jordan is shy, and Heather fears he is being lured down a dark path by one of his teammates, a young man from an affluent family whose fun-loving manner might possibly conceal his violent plans.<br /><br />Mindy Kostis succumbs to the pressure of being a surgeon's wife by filling her days with social events and too many gin and tonics. But she doesn’t know that her husband and her son, Evan, are keeping secrets from her – secrets that might destroy all of them. <br /><br />At the center of all of them is Chris Brennan. Why is he there? What does he want? And what is he willing to do to get it?

10 Accused

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2013-10-29
Description :  <i>New York Times</i> bestselling and Edgar Award-winning author Lisa Scottoline revolutionized crime fiction when she introduced her all-female law firm of Rosato &amp; Associates, thrilling readers with her twisty, fast-paced plots and capturing their hearts with her cast of strong and relatable female characters. Now Bennie Rosato, Mary DiNunzio, Judy Carrier, and Anne Murphy are back with all cylinders firing in <i>Accused</i>.<br /><br />Mary DiNunzio has just been promoted to partner and is about to take on her most unusual case yet, brought to the firm by a thirteen-year-old genius with a penchant for beekeeping. Allegra Gardner's sister Fiona was murdered six years ago, and it seemed like an open-and-shut case: the accused, Lonnie Stall, was seen fleeing the scene; his blood was on Fiona and her blood was on him; most damningly, Lonnie Stall pleaded guilty. But Allegra believes Lonnie is innocent and has been wrongly imprisoned. The Gardner family is one of the most powerful in the country and Allegra's parents don't believe in reopening the case, so taking it on is risky. But the Rosato &amp; Associates firm can never resist an underdog. Was justice really served all those years ago? It will take a team of unstoppable female lawyers, plus one thirteen-year-old genius, to find out.

11 Most Wanted

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2016-04-12
Description :  <b>Donor 3319 Profile:</b><br /><b>Tall. Blonde. Blue eyes. </b><br /><b>Medical Student.</b><br /><b>Wanted for Serial Murder.</b><br /><br />“Spellbinding. Another <i>tour de force </i>from Scottoline. It drew me in, in a single breath.” –Mary Kubica, bestselling author of <i>The Good Girl</i><br /><br />Christine Nilsson and her husband, Marcus, are desperate for a baby. Unable to conceive, they find themselves facing a difficult choice they had never anticipated. After many appointments with specialists, endless research, and countless conversations, they make the decision to use a donor.<br /><br />Two months pass, and Christine is happily pregnant. But one day, she is shocked to see a young blond man on the TV news being arrested for a series of brutal murders—and the blond man bears an undeniable and uncanny resemblance to her donor. <br /><br />Delving deeper to uncover the truth, Christine must confront a terrifying reality and face her worst fears. Riveting and fast-paced with the depth of emotionality that has garnered Lisa Scottoline legions of fans, the <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>Most Wanted</i>, poses an ethical and moral dilemma: What would you do if the biological father of your unborn child was a serial killer?

12 Don't Go

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2013-04-09
Description :  Lisa Scottoline has thrilled millions with her emotionally-charged novels that feature strong women exploring the boundaries of family, justice, and love. In her <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>Don't Go</i>, she breaks new ground and delivers the story of a soldier who discovers what it means to be a man, a father, and ultimately, a hero.<br /><br />When Dr. Mike Scanlon is called to serve as an army doctor in Afghanistan, he's acutely aware of the dangers he'll face and the hardships it will cause his wife Chloe and newborn baby. And deep inside, he doesn't think of himself as a warrior, but a healer.<br /><br />However, in an ironic turn of events, as Mike operates on a wounded soldier in a war-torn country, Chloe dies at home in the suburbs, in an apparent household accident. Devastated, he returns home to bury her, only to discover that the life he left behind has fallen apart. His medical practice is in jeopardy, and he is a complete stranger to the only family he has left - his precious baby girl. Worse, he learns a shocking secret that sends him into a downward spiral.<br /><br />Ultimately, Mike realizes that the most important battle of his life faces him on the home front and he'll have to put it all on the line to save what's dearest to him – his family. Gripping, thrilling, and profoundly emotional, <i>Don't Go</i> is Lisa Scottoline at her finest.

13 Look Again

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2010-04-01
Description :  When reporter Ellen Gleeson gets a "Have You Seen This Child?" flyer in the mail, she almost throws it away. But something about it makes her look again, and her heart stops—the child in the photo is identical to her adopted son, Will. Her every instinct tells her to deny the similarity between the boys, because she knows her adoption was lawful. But she's a journalist and won't be able to stop thinking about the photo until she figures out the truth. And she can't shake the question: if Will rightfully belongs to someone else, should she keep him or give him up? She investigates, uncovering clues no one was meant to discover, and when she digs too deep, she risks losing her own life—and that of the son she loves. <br />Lisa Scottoline breaks new ground in <i>Look Again</i>, a thriller that's both heart-stopping and heart-breaking, and sure to have new fans and book clubs buzzing.

14 Save Me

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2011-04-12
Description :  <b><i>From the </i>New York Times <i>bestselling author of </i>Think Twice <i>and </i>Look Again <i>comes an emotionally powerful novel about a split-second choice, agonizing consequences, and the need for justice </i></b><br /><b><i></i></b><br /><b><i></i></b>Rose McKenna volunteers as a lunch mom in her daughter Melly's school in order to keep an eye on Amanda, a mean girl who's been bullying her daughter. Her fears come true when the bullying begins, sending Melly to the bathroom in tears. Just as Rose is about to follow after her daughter, a massive explosion goes off in the kitchen, sending the room into chaos. Rose finds herself faced with the horrifying decision of whether or not to run to the bathroom to rescue her daughter or usher Amanda to safety. She believes she has accomplished both, only to discover that Amanda, for an unknown reason, ran back into the school once out of Rose's sight. In an instance, Rose goes from hero to villain as the small community blames Amanda's injuries on her. In the days that follow, Rose's life starts to fall to pieces, Amanda's mother decides to sue, her marriage is put to the test, and worse, when her daughter returns to school, the bullying only intensifies. Rose must take matters into her own hands and get down to the truth of what really happened that fateful day in order to save herself, her marriage and her family. <br /><br />In the way that <i>Look Again </i>had readers questioning everything they thought they knew about family, <i>Save M</i>e will have readers wondering just how far they would go to save the ones they love. Lisa Scottoline is writing about real issues that resonate with real women, and the results are emotional, heartbreaking and honest.

15 Betrayed

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $8.99
Release Date :  2014-11-25
Description :  <b>Blockbuster author Lisa Scottoline returns to the Rosato &amp; Associates law firm with the <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>Betrayed</i>, and maverick lawyer Judy Carrier takes the lead in a case that's more personal than ever.</b> <br /><br />Judy has always championed the underdog, so when Iris, the housekeeper and best friend of Judy's beloved Aunt Barb, is found dead of an apparent heart attack, Judy begins to suspect foul play. The circumstances of the death leave Judy with more questions than answers, and never before has murder struck so close to home. <br />In the meantime, Judy's own life roils with emotional and professional upheaval. She doesn't play well with her boss, Bennie Rosato, which jeopardizes her making partner at the firm. Not only that, her best friend Mary DiNunzio is planning a wedding, leaving Judy feeling left behind, as well as newly unhappy in her relationship with her live-in boyfriend Frank.<br /><br />Judy sets her own drama aside and begins an investigation of Iris's murder, then discovers a shocking truth that confounds her expectations and leads her in a completely different direction. She finds herself plunged into a shadowy world of people who are so desperate that they cannot go to the police, and where others are so ruthless that they prey on vulnerability. Judy finds strength within herself to try to get justice for Iris and her aunt -- but it comes at a terrible price.

16 Think Twice

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2010-03-16
Description :  <b><i>From the blockbuster </i>New York Times <i>bestselling author of </i>Look Again <i>comes a novel that makes you question the nature of evil: is it born in us or is it bred? </i></b><br /><b><i></i></b> <br />Bennie Rosato looks exactly like her identical twin, Alice Connolly, but the darkness in Alice's soul makes them two very different women. Or at least that's what Bennie believes, until she finds herself buried alive at the hands of her twin. <br />Meanwhile, Alice takes over Bennie's life, impersonating her at work and even seducing her boyfriend in order to escape the deadly mess she has made of her own life. But Alice underestimates Bennie and the evil she has unleashed in her twin's psyche, as well as Bennie's determination to stay alive long enough to exact revenge. <br />Bennie must face the twisted truth that she is more like her sister Alice than she could have ever imagined, and by the novel's shocking conclusion, Bennie finds herself engaged in a war she cannot win—with herself.

17 Daddy's Girl

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Natalie Greco loves being a teacher, even though she can't keep her students from cruising sex.com during class. She loves her family, too, but her boyfriend fits in better with the football-crazy Grecos than she does. Then a colleague, handsome Angus Holt, talks Nat into teaching a class at a local prison, and her world turns upside down.<br /><br />A violent prison riot breaks out, and Nat rushes to save the life of a mortally wounded guard whose last words are: "Tell my wife it's under the floor." Nat delivers the cryptic message, but before she knows it, she's suspected of murder and hiding from cops and killers alike. She is forced on the run to solve the riddle of the dead man's last words and to save her own life—and find real love.

18 Corrupted

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2015-10-27
Description :  <b>Bennie Rosato the founder of the Rosato &amp; DiNunzio law firm hides her big heart beneath her tough-as-nails exterior and she doesn't like to fail. Now, a case from her past shows her how differently things might have turned out in Lisa Scottoline's <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, <i>Corrupted</i>. </b><br /><br />Thirteen years ago, Bennie Rosato took on Jason Lefkavick, a twelve-year-old boy who was sent to a juvenile detention center after fighting a class bully. Bennie couldn't free Jason, and to this day it's the case that haunts her. Jason has grown up in and out of juvenile prison, and his adulthood hasn't been any easier. Bennie no longer represents those accused of murder, but when Jason is indicted for killing the same bully he fought with as a kid, she sees no choice but to represent him. She doesn't know whether or not to believe his claims of innocence, but she knows she owes him for past failures-of the law, of the juvenile justice system, and of herself. <br /><br />Forced to relive the darkest period of her life, Bennie will do everything in her power to get the truth, and justice.

19 The Backstory to Think Twice

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  Free
Release Date :  2010-12-17
Description :  The Backstory to Think Twice, a special bonus story.<br /><br />Is Evil born or bred? Bennie looks exactly like her identical twin, Alice, but the darkness in Alice's soul makes them two very different women. But there are two sides to every story!<br /><br />Read this story, and then read bestselling author Lisa Scottoline's explosive novel, <i>Think Twice</i>.

20 Exposed

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $14.99
Release Date :  2017-08-15
Description :  <b>In this <i>New York Times </i>bestselling novel, a battle for justice pits partner against partner...</b><br /><br />Mary DiNunzio wants to represent her old friend Simon Pensiera, a sales rep who was wrongly fired by his company, but her partner Bennie Rosato represents the parent company. When she confronts Mary, explaining this is a conflict of interest, an epic battle of wills and legal strategy between the two ensues—ripping the law firm apart, forcing everyone to take sides and turning friend against friend. <br /><br />SOMETIMES LOYALTY CAN BE LETHAL.<br /><br /><b>Praise for <i>Exposed:</i></b><br /><b></b><br />"<b>Plot twists aplenty</b> raise the stakes." —<i>People Magazine</i><br /><i></i><br /><i>"<b>Exposed</b></i><b> is Lisa Scottoline's sweet spot:</b> law, loyalty, trust, and of course, family." —Brad Meltzer<br /><br />"<b>Fastpaced, heart-tugging</b>...readers will enjoy seeing how it all plays out." —<i>Publishers Weekly</i><br /><i></i><br />“<b>A gripping thriller</b>...<i>Exposed</i> wraps up with a demolition-derby doozy of an<b> ending that will leave you shaken</b>." —<i>The Washington Post</i><br /><i></i><br />"<b>The final curtain will find you cheering</b>, and Scottoline will have earned every hurrah." —<i>Kirkus </i>(starred review)<br /><br />"[The Rosato and DiNunzio stories] are always her best works and this newest is<b> the best of the best</b> in this series." —<i>Huffington Post</i>

21 Courting Trouble

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-03-17
Description :  Anne Murphy is the redheaded rookie at the Philadelphia law firm of Rosato &amp; Associates, and one morning she wakes up to front-page headlines proclaiming lawyer murdered -- above her own picture. If she wants to stay alive, she's got to play dead. She'll have to trust people she barely knows -- colleagues who hate her, homicide cops who want her out of the crime-fighting business, and a new love who inconveniently happens to be opposing counsel. But her knack for courting trouble makes it almost impossible for Anne to play well with others, and an unexpected event places her in lethal jeopardy and leaves her with everything to lose.

22 Dirty Blonde

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Cate Fante is strong and sexy and wears designer suits like overpriced armor. She's just become a judge but leads a dark double life that she hides from everyone.<br /><br />Her cover is blown when a high-profile case in her courtroom takes a stunning turn. Overnight the tabloids tell her secret, her boyfriend dumps her, and her new career hangs in tatters. But Cate's troubles are only beginning. An enemy no one anticipated sends her running for her life, and she'll have to fight her way back to the truth . . . or die trying.

23 Legal Tender

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $4.99
Release Date :  2009-03-17
Description :  Bennie Rosato is a maverick lawyer, and business at her law firm has never been better. Then, without warning, a savage murder tears the firm apart. All evidence points to Bennie, who has motive aplenty and an unconfirmable alibi. Her world turns upside-down as the lawyer becomes the client, and the law is now after her. When another killing takes place, Bennie runs for her life, a fugitive armed only with her wits and courage. She is determined to find the real killer -- or die trying.

24 Naked Came the Phoenix

Author : Nevada Barr, Marcia Talley, J. D. Robb, Nancy Pickard, Lisa Scottoline, Pam O'Shaughnessy, Mary O'Shaughnessy, J. A. Jance, Faye Kellerman, Mary Jane Clark, Anne Perry, Diana Gabaldon, Val McDermid & Laurie R. King
Genre :  Women Sleuths  Books  Mysteries & Thrillers 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2010-04-01
Description :  <b>Thirteen of today's hottest female crime novelists--one thrilling mystery: <i>Naked Came the Phoenix</i></b><br /><b></b><br />The promise of discretion and pampering-and a long-overdue reconciliation with her mother-draws Caroline Blessing, the young wife of a newly-elected Congressman, to the fancy Phoenix Spa. But after her first night in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Caroline wakes to find the rich and famous guests in turmoil and under suspicion: the spa's flamboyant and ambitious owner has been murdered. As the secrets come out-and the body count rises, can Caroline keep herself from becoming the next victim?

25 Moment of Truth

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  When attorney Jack Newlin discovers his wife dead in their home, he's convinced he knows who killed her—and is equally determined to hide the truth. He decides to frame himself for murder, and to seal his fate he hires the most inexperienced lawyer he can find: a reluctant rookie by the name of Mary DiNunzio from the hot Philadelphia firm of Rosato &amp; Associates. But hiring Mary may turn out to be his biggest mistake. She doubts Jack's confession, and her ethics and instincts tell her she can't defend a man who wants to convict himself. Smarter, gutsier, and more persistent than she has any right to be, Mary sets out to prove what really happened—because, as any lawyer knows, a case is never as simple as it seems. And nothing is ever certain until the final moment of truth.

26 Mistaken Identity

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  “A humdinger”<br />—USA Today<br /><br />“Ratcheting suspense, dynamic characters, and a master’s touch”<br />—David Baldacci, New York Times bestselling author of The Sixth Man<br /><br />With the spellbinding crime fiction masterwork, Mistaken Identity, Lisa Scottoline rocketed onto the New York Times bestseller list—and she’s remained there ever since! A stunning tale of mystery and suspense, this classic from the beloved, Edgar® Award-winning author once again leads readers down the gritty streets of Philadelphia and into the offices of the law firm of Rosato &amp; Associates. When a new client who’s been accused of murder—and who bears an astonishing resemblance to Bennie Rosato—asks the crusading criminal defense attorney to take her case, Bennie finds herself entangled in a sticky web of murder, corruption, and violence that threatens to reveal the shocking truth about her own past. If you haven’t read Lisa Scottoline before, Mistaken Identity will prove to you what her many fans already know: nobody does it better!<br />

27 The Vendetta Defense

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $6.99
Release Date :  2009-03-17
Description :  Judy Carrier takes the case of her career to defend Anthony Lucia, fondly known as "Pigeon Tony," who freely admits to killing his lifelong enemy in order to settle a personal vendetta. Her client's guilt, however, is only the beginning of Judy's problems. The victim's family wants revenge and is determined to finish off Pigeon Tony and Judy before the case goes to trial. Then there's Pigeon Tony's hunky grandson, who makes Judy think about everything but the law. In a case steeped in blood and memory, it will take brains and a lot of luck to save Pigeon Tony. But if anyone will see justice done, it's this gutsy girl who'll risk everything to win -- including her life.

28 Lady Killer

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Women Sleuths  Books  Mysteries & Thrillers 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Mary DiNunzio has become a big-time business-getter at Rosato &amp; Associates. But the last person she expects to walk into her office one morning—in mile-high stilettos—is super-sexy Trish Gambone, her high-school rival. Back when Mary was becoming the straight-A president of the Latin Club and Most Likely to Achieve Sainthood, Trish was the head Mean Girl, who flunked religion and excelled at smoking in the bathroom.<br /><br />These days, however, Trish needs help. She is terrified of her live-in boyfriend, an abusive, gun-toting drug dealer for the South Philly mob. Mary remembers the guy from high school, too. She had a major crush on him.<br /><br />Then Trish vanishes, a dead body turns up in an alley, and Mary is plunged into a nightmare that threatens her job, her family, and even her life. She goes on a one-woman crusade to unmask the killer, and on the way finds new love in a very unexpected place.

29 Rough Justice

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $5.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Criminal lawyer Marta Richter is hours away from winning an acquittal for her client, millionaire businessman Elliot Steere, on trial for the murder of a homeless man who had tried to carjack him. But as the jury begins deliberations, Marta discovers the chilling truth about her client's innocence. Taking justice into her own hands, she furiously sets out to prove the truth, with the help of two young associates. In an excruciating game of beat-the-clock with both the jury and the worst blizzard to hit Philadelphia in decades, Marta will learn that the search for justice isn't only rough—it can also be deadly.

30 Killer Smile

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Lawyer Mary DiNunzio's new case is a mystery—the strange suicide of an Italian fisherman interned during a dark, unspoken chapter in American history. Armed only with the puzzle pieces of a lock of hair, an old photograph, and a paper covered with indecipherable doodles, Mary digs deep into the case and suspects betrayal—and murder.<br /><br />Meantime, Mary's friends worry that her investigation is becoming an obsession, so they set her up on a series of truly disastrous blind dates. She escapes romance only to risk life and limb to hunt down a ruthless killer. But someone in the shadows—powerful, cold-blooded, and very deadly—will stop at nothing to keep Mary from the truth.

31 Running from the Law

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Women Sleuths  Books  Mysteries & Thrillers 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-03-17
Description :  Whether it's poker or trial law, wisecracking Rita Morrone plays to win, especially when she takes on the defense of the Honorable Fiske Hamilton, a prominent federal judge accused of sexual harassment. And it's no coincidence that the judge is her live-in lover's father. Then the action turns deadly, and Rita finds herself at the center of a murder case. She probes deep into the murder, uncovering a secret life and suspects in shocking places. When the killer viciously ups the ante, Rita decides to end this lethal game. She lays it all on the line for the highest stakes ever—her life.

32 Dead Ringer

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Bennie Rosato is fighting the battle of her life -- against her own twin. The action starts innocently enough, with a stolen wallet, but in no time events escalate and the twin wreaks havoc that can be created only by a dead ringer. Her twin tries to destroy Bennie's law firm, Rosato &amp; Associates, and then strikes at her very heart -- which just happens to be otherwise engaged by a handsome, hunky stranger with the perfect amount of chest hair. But when a brutal murder occurs, Bennie realizes that the stakes have turned deadly. And the face of evil looks like her own.

33 Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat?

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2015-07-07
Description :  The unstoppable, irreverent mother-daughter team presents a new collection of funny stories and true confessions that every woman can relate to. From identity theft to the hazards of bicycling to college reunions and eating on the beach, Lisa and Francesca tackle the quirks, absurdities, and wonders of everyday life with wit and warmth. As Lisa says, "More and more, especially in the summertime when I'm sitting on the beach, I'm learning not to sweat it. To go back to the child that I used to be. To see myself through the loving eyes of my parents. To eat on the beach. And not to worry about whether every little thing makes me look fat. In fact, not to worry <i>at all</i>."<br /><br />So put aside your worries and join Lisa and Francesca as they navigate their way through the crazy world we live in, laughing along the way.

34 Devil's Corner

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2009-10-13
Description :  Prosecutor Vicki Allegretti goes to meet a confidential informant, is almost killed, and a cop is gunned down before her eyes. She saw the killers, now all she has to do is find them. The deeper Vicki probes, the more she becomes convinced that the murder wasn't random. When another murder takes place, Vicki is thrown together with an unlikely ally -- The Girlfriend from Hell. Will they find the killers before they kill each other?

35 Getaway

Author : Nelson DeMille & Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books 
Price :  $0.99
Release Date :  2017-09-05
Description :  In this short story from the International Thriller Writers’ anthology <i>MatchUp</i>, bestselling authors Nelson DeMille and Lisa Scottoline—along with their popular series characters John Corey and Bennie Rosato—team up for the first time ever.<br /><br />When former NYPD homicide detective and Federal Anti-Terrorist Task Force agent John Corey finds himself recuperating at a remote lakeside cabin, the last thing he expects is trouble. Then tough-as-nails lawyer Bennie Rosato comes running out of the woods with masked men on her trail. With no phone reception and unknown dangers lurking, can these two alpha personalities work together to survive the night?<br /><br />For more exciting pairs, check out all eleven short stories in <i>MatchUp</i>.

36 Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Family & Relationships  Books  Nonfiction  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2009-11-24
Description :  <i>A hilarious collection of stories from the life of the </i>New York Times <i>bestselling author of </i>Look Again <br /><br />At last, together in one collection, are Lisa Scottoline's wildly popular <i>Philadelphia Inquirer </i>columns. In her column, Lisa lets her hair down, roots and all, to show the humorous side of life from a woman's perspective. The Sunday column debuted in 2007 and on the day it started, Lisa wrote, "I write novels, so I usually have 100,000 words to tell a story. In a column there's only 700 words. I can barely say hello in 700 words. I'm Italian." The column gained momentum and popularity. Word of mouth spread, and readers demanded a collection. <i>Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog </i>is that collection. Seventy vignettes. Vintage Scottoline. <br />In this collection, you'll laugh about: <br />• Being caught braless in the emergency room <br />• Betty and Veronica's Life Lessons for Girls <br />• A man's most important body part <br />• Interrupting as an art form <br />• A religion men and women can worship <br />• Real estate ads as porn <br />• Spanx are public enemy number one <br />• And so much more about life, love, family, pets, and the pursuit of jeans that actually fit!

37 Feared

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Women Sleuths 
Release Date :  2018-08-14
Description :  <b>In the new thriller from<i> New York Times</i> bestselling author Lisa Scottoline, Mary DiNunzio’s ruthless nemesis Nick Machiavelli is back...with a vengeance. </b><br /><br />When three men announce that they are suing the Rosato &amp; DiNunzio law firm for reverse sex discrimination—claiming that they were not hired because they were men—Mary DiNunzio and Bennie Rosato are outraged. To make matters worse, their one male employee, John Foxman, intends to resign, claiming that there is some truth to this case. <br /><br />The plaintiffs’ lawyer is Nick Machiavelli, who has already lost to Mary once and is now back with a vengeance —determined not to not only win, but destroy the firm. It soon becomes clear that Machiavelli will do anything in his power to achieve his end…even after the case turns deadly. The stakes have never been higher for Mary and her associates as they try to keep Machiavelli at bay, solve a murder, and save the law firm they love…or they could lose everything they’ve worked for. Told with Scottoline's trademark gift for twists, turns, heart, and humanity, this latest thriller asks the question: Is it better to be loved, or feared...<br /><br /><i>Feared</i>, the sixth entry in the acclaimed Rosato &amp; DiNunzio series, expertly explores what happens when we are tempted to give in to our own inner darkness. <br /><br /><b>Praise for the Rosato &amp; DiNunzio series:</b><br /><br />"<b>Plot twists aplenty</b> raise the stakes." —<i>People Magazine</i><br /><i></i><br /><i>"<b>Exposed</b></i><b> is Lisa Scottoline's sweet spot:</b> law, loyalty, trust, and of course, family." —Brad Meltzer<br /><br />"<b>Fastpaced, heart-tugging</b>...readers will enjoy seeing how it all plays out." —<i>Publishers Weekly</i> on <i>Exposed</i><br /><br />“<b>A gripping thriller</b>...<i>Exposed</i> wraps up with a demolition-derby doozy of an<b> ending that will leave you shaken</b>." —<i>The Washington Post</i><br /><i></i><br />"<b>The final curtain will find you cheering</b>, and Scottoline will have earned every hurrah." —<i>Kirkus </i>(starred review) on <i>Exposed</i><br /><br />"[The Rosato and DiNunzio stories] are always her best works and this newest is<b> the best of the best</b> in this series." —<i>Huffington Post</i> on <i>Exposed</i><br /><br /><b>“Outstanding</b>…Tensions mount until the story concludes with a<b> satisfying, unexpected twist.”</b> <i>–Publishers Weekly (starred review) </i>on <i>Damaged</i><br /><br />“Scottoline’s merging of the themes of her family-driven stand-alone thrillers with her ongoing legal series <b>continues to work splendidly.</b>” –<i>Booklist </i>on <i>Damaged</i>

38 My Nest Isn't Empty, It Just Has More Closet Space

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2010-10-26
Description :  Critics and readers loved Lisa Scottoline's first collection of true-life stories, which only encouraged her—now she's back with these all-new, exciting adventures. She's farther down the road now, and the scenery has changed—ex-husbands Thing One and Thing Two are in her rear-view mirror, daughter Francesca has moved into an apartment, and Lisa's finding the silver lining in her empty nest, which has lots more room for her shoes. And some things have stayed the same—Mother Mary is still the feistiest octogenarian on the planet, who won't part with her recipe for tomato sauce or her thirty-year old bra. <br /><br />In this book Lisa and Francesca spill all their family secrets—which sound a lot like yours, if you understand that three generations of women is the formula for spontaneous combustion. <br /><br />Inspired by her weekly column entitled, "Chick Wit" for <i>The Philadelphia Inquirer, </i>this is a book you'll have to put down—just to stop laughing.

39 Have a Nice Guilt Trip

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2014-07-08
Description :  Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman. This four book series is among the best reviewed humor books published today and has been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck and Nora Ephron. <i>Booklist</i> raved of the third book in the series, <i>Meet Me At Emotional Baggage Claim</i>, "readers can count on an ab-toning laugh session, a silly giggle, a sympathetic sigh, and a lump in the throat as life's moments are rehashed through the keen eyes and wits of this lovable mother-daughter duo." This fourth volume, <i>Have a Nice Guilt Trip</i>, maintains the same sterling standard of humor and poignancy as Lisa and Francesca continue on the road of life acquiring men and puppies. Ok, to be honest, Lisa is acquiring the puppies, while Francesca is lucky enough to have dates with actual men. They leave it to the listeners to decide which is more desirable and/or or easier to train.

40 Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2012-11-13
Description :  Love and guilt are thick in the Scottoline/Serritella household, and Lisa and Francesca's mother-daughter-turned-best-friends bond will strike a familiar note to many. But now that Lisa is a suburban empty nester and Francesca is an independent twentysomething in the big city, they have to learn how to stay close while living apart. How does a mother's love translate across state lines and over any semblance of personal boundaries? You'll laugh out loud as they face off over the proper technique for packing dishes, the importance of bringing a coat in the summertime, and the dos and don'ts of dating at any age. Add feisty octogenarian Mother Mary to the mix, and you have a Molotov cocktail of estrogen, opinions, and fun.<br /><br />These stories will make you laugh, cry, and call your mother, daughter, and all your girlfriends.

41 Best Friends, Occasional Enemies

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $7.99
Release Date :  2011-11-22
Description :  <i><b>From the New York Times bestselling writing team comes a hilarious new collection of essays that observe life from a mother/daughter perspective</b></i><br /><i><b></b></i><br /><i><b></b></i>New York Times bestselling author Lisa Scottoline and her daughter Francesca Serritella are the best of friends—99.9% of the time. They're number one on each other's speed dial and they tell each other everything—well, almost everything. They share shoes and clothes—except one very special green jacket, which almost caused a catfight.<br /><br />In other words, they're just like every mother and daughter in the world. Best friends, and occasional enemies. Now they're dishing about it all—their lives, their relationship, and their carb count. <br /><br />Inspired by their weekly column, "Chick Wit" for The Philadelphia Inquirer, this book is one you'll have to put down—just to stop laughing.<br /><br /><b>Lisa on Being a Mom</b> - Motherhood has no expiration date. Francesca lives in the city, and I worry about her all the time. My daughter moved out, so why am I still lactating?<br /><br /><b>Francesca on Being a Daughter </b>- My mother is always right. Just ask her.<br /><br /><b>Lisa on Things Every Daughter Should Know</b> - Your mother is always thinking about you, but that's not creepy. Your mother will never forget who did you dirty in the sixth grade, for which you can thank her. And your mother will never stop asking you if you need to go to the bathroom, before you leave the house. Well, do you?<br /><br /><b>Francesca on Closet Wars</b> - My mom is a great dresser. Mostly because she's wearing my clothes.<br /><br /><b>Lisa on Aging Gracefully</b> - My sex drive is in reverse, I have more whiskers than my cat, and my estrogen replacement is tequila.<br /><br /><b>Francesca on Apartment Living</b> - When I saw a mouse, the first person I called was Mom. She told me to call my super, but I felt bad bothering him. I hate to bother people. But I love to bother my mother.

42 The Best American Mystery Stories 2013

Author : Otto Penzler & Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Short Stories  Books  Mysteries & Thrillers  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2013-10-08
Description :  A best-selling novelist and&#xa0;Edgar Award winner, Lisa Scottoline brings her&#xa0;mastery of the thriller genre as well as her wit and heart&#xa0;to this collection of&#xa0;the must-reads&#xa0;in&#xa0;mysteries.&#xa0;

43 Happy and Merry

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Humor  Books 
Price :  $1.99
Release Date :  2012-10-26
Description :  Just in time for Christmas comes a collection of the very best holiday essays from the bestselling Mother/Daughter writing duo. Whether their shopping for matching reindeer dog sweaters or having second helpings of egg nogg, Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella will keep you warm with their humor and heart. So give yourself some holiday cheer in the midst of all the shopping, cooking, wrapping, and baking madness…you deserve to get a little Happy and Merry!

44 I Need a Lifeguard Everywhere but the Pool

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $9.99
Release Date :  2017-07-11
Description :  "Lisa and Francesca, mother and daughter, bring you the laughter of their lives." —Delia Ephron, bestselling author <br /><br />The bestselling and “perennially hilarious” mother-daughter team is back with a new collection of stories from their real lives, guaranteed to make you laugh out loud. Join Lisa and Francesca as they regret drunk-shopping online, try smell-dating, and explore the freedom of a hiatus from men - a Guyatus. They offer a fresh and funny take on the triumphs and facepalm moments of modern life, showing that when it comes to navigating the crazy world we live in, you’re always your own best lifeguard.

45 I See Life Through Rosé-Colored Glasses

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Release Date :  2018-07-10
Description :  <b>In<i> I See Life Through Rosé Colored-Glasses</i>, the bestselling mother/daughter pair is back with another hilarious and heartfelt collection of essays about the possibilities and pitfalls of everyday life. </b><br /><br />The<i> New York Times</i> bestselling mother daughter duo are back with more hilarious, witty, and true tales from their lives. Whether they are attempting to hike the Grand Canyon, setting up phone calls with their dogs, or learning what “adulting” means, Lisa and Francesca are guaranteed to make you laugh, cry, and appreciate the funniest moments in life. Like the perfect glass of rosé, they’re always here to help you escape from your own busy, modern life and instead, get lost in theirs.

46 The Lisa Scottoline Collection: Volume 1

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Mysteries & Thrillers  Books  Fiction & Literature 
Price :  $12.99
Release Date :  2014-11-25
Description :  Available for the first time in this stunning electronic edition, THE LISA SCOTTOLINE COLLECTION: VOLUME 1 is sure to delight the #1 <i>New York Times </i>bestselling author's millions of fans. Includes:<br /><br />LOOK AGAIN<br />When reporter Ellen Gleeson gets a "Have You Seen This Child?" flyer in the mail, she almost throws it away. But something about it makes her look again…<br /><br />The child in the photo looks exactly like Ellen's adopted son, Will. But how could it be if the adoption was lawful? Everything inside her tells her to deny what she sees. But Ellen won't rest until she finds out the truth. And she can't shake the question: If Will rightfully belongs to someone else, should she keep him or give him up?<br /><br />Ellen makes the wrenching decision to investigate, following a trail of clues no one was meant to uncover. And when she digs too deep, she risks losing her life—and that of the son she loves.<br /><br />SAVE ME<br />Nobody could have foreseen what would happen the day that Rose McKenna volunteers in the cafeteria of her daughter's elementary school. Rose does it to keep a discreet eye on her third-grader, Melly, a sweet, if shy, child who was born with a facial birthmark that has become her own personal bull's-eye. Melly has been targeted by the mean girl at their new school and gets bullied every day, placing Rose in a no-win position familiar to parents everywhere. Do we step in to protect our children when they need us, or does that make things worse?<br />When the bully starts to tease Melly yet again, Rose is about to leap into action—but right then, the unthinkable happens. Rose finds herself in a nightmare, faced with an emergency decision that no mother should ever have to make. Would she sacrifice another mother's child to save her own? What she decides in that split second derails Rose's life and jeopardizes everything she holds dear—her family, her marriage—and even her own life…

47 Truly Funny Stories Vol. 1

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $14.99
Release Date :  2015-11-10
Description :  The collections from beloved mother-daughter writing duo Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella are among the best reviewed humor books published today and have been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck and Nora Ephron. Here for the first time in a fabulous eBook bundle are two of their witty and warm collections.<br /><br /><b>Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog</b><br />This one's for you, extraordinary ordinary women everywhere! Here Lisa Scottoline shares a hilarious collection of scenes from her real life, and she bets her life sounds a lot like yours...if you crave carbs, can't find jeans that fit, and still believe that these two things are unrelated. <br /><br /><b>My Nest Isn't Empty, It Just Has More Closet Space</b><br />Lisa and Francesca give their mother-daughter perspective on everything from blind dates to empty calories, as well as life with the feistiest octogenarian on the planet, Mother Mary. Three generations, triple the laughs-and the love.

48 Truly Funny Stories Vol. 2

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $14.99
Release Date :  2015-11-10
Description :  The collections from beloved mother-daughter writing duo Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella are among the best reviewed humor books published today and have been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck and Nora Ephron. Here for the first time in a fabulous eBook bundle are two of their witty and warm collections.<br /><br /><b>Best Friends, Occasional Enemies</b><br />Lisa and Francesca are best friends-99.9 percent of the time. In other words, they're just like every mother and daughter in the world-best friends and occasional enemies. Here they dish about it all, and whether you're a mother or a daughter you'll find yourself laughing, nodding, and reading this book to those you love.<br /><br /><b>Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim</b><br />How does a mother's love translate across state lines and over any semblance of personal boundaries? You'll laugh out loud as Lisa and Francesca face-off over the proper technique for packing dishes, the importance of bringing a coat in the summertime, and the dos and don'ts of dating at any age. Add Mother Mary to the mix, and you have a Molotov cocktail of estrogen, opinions, and fun.

49 Truly Funny Stories Vol. 3

Author : Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella
Genre :  Parenting  Books  Humor 
Price :  $15.99
Release Date :  2015-11-10
Description :  The collections from beloved mother-daughter writing duo Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella are among the best reviewed humor books published today and have been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck and Nora Ephron. Here for the first time in a fabulous eBook bundle are two of their witty and warm collections.<br /><br /><b>Have a Nice Guilt Trip</b><br />This collection of warm and witty stories from Lisa and Francesca will strike a chord with every woman. With twenty-something Francesca navigating New York City, Lisa holding down the fort in the suburbs, and Mother Mary making frequent and always entertaining appearances, there are plenty of opportunities for family-induced guilt, fighting, laughter, and love.<br /><br /><b>Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat?</b><br />From identity theft to the hazards of bicycling to college reunions and eating on the beach, Lisa and Francesca tackle the quirks, absurdities, and wonders of everyday life with wit and warmth. So put aside your worries and join Lisa and Francesca as they navigate their way through the crazy world we live in, laughing along the way.

50 The Lisa Scottoline Collection: Volume 2

Author : Lisa Scottoline
Genre :  Fiction & Literature  Books  Mysteries & Thrillers 
Price :  $14.99
Release Date :  2014-11-25
Description :  Available for the first time in this stunning electronic edition, THE LISA SCOTTOLINE COLLECTION: VOLUME 2 is sure to delight the #1 <i>New York Times </i>bestselling author's millions of fans. Includes:<br /><br />COME HOME<br />Jill Farrow is a typical suburban mom who has finally gotten her and her daughter's lives back on track after a divorce. She is about to remarry, her job as a pediatrician fulfills her—though it is stressful—and her daughter, Megan, is a happily over-scheduled thirteen-year-old juggling homework and the swim team. But Jill's life is turned upside down when her ex-stepdaughter, Abby, shows up on her doorstep late one night and delivers shocking news: Jill's ex-husband is dead. Abby insists that he was murdered and pleads with Jill to help find his killer. Jill reluctantly agrees to make a few inquiries and discovers that things don't add up. As she digs deeper, her actions threaten to rip apart her new family, destroy their hard-earned happiness, and even endanger her own life. Yet Jill can't turn her back on a child she loves and once called her own. This unforgettable novel reads with the breakneck pacing of a thriller while also exploring the definition of motherhood, asking the questions: Do you ever stop being a mother? Can you ever have an ex-child? What are the limits to love of family? <br /><br />DON'T GO<br />When Dr. Mike Scanlon is called to serve as an army doctor in Afghanistan, he's acutely aware of the dangers he'll face and the hardships it will cause his wife Chloe and newborn baby. And deep inside, he doesn't think of himself as a warrior, but a healer. However, in an ironic turn of events, as Mike operates on a wounded soldier in a war-torn country, Chloe dies in their kitchen, a victim of an apparent household accident. Devastated, Mike returns home to bury her, only to discover that the life he left behind has fallen apart. His medical practice is in jeopardy, and he is a complete stranger to the only family he has left: his precious baby girl. Worse, he learns a shocking secret that sends him into a downward spiral. As layer upon layer of lies are revealed, Mike soon realizes that the most important battle of his life faces him on the home front, and he'll have to put it all on the line to save what's dearest to him.



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