• Murder in Mesopotamia : a Hercule Poirot mystery

    By Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976.
    Hercule Poirot is summoned to solve a case involving the murder of a seductive woman accompanying a scientific party investigating the secrets of ancient Babylon.
  • The mystery of the Blue Train : a Hercule Poirot mystery

    By Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976.
    Bound for the Riviera, detective Hercule Poirot has boarded Le Train Bleu, an elegant, leisurely means of travel, free of intrigue. Then he meets Ruth Kettering. The American heiress - bailing out of a doomed marriage - is en route to reconcile with her former lover. But by morning, her private affairs are made public when she is found murdered in her luxury compartment. The rumour of a strange ma...
  • Peril at End House

    By Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976.
    Miss Buckley's three near-fatal accidents spur ace detective Hercule Poirot to conduct a search for motives among her friends and neighbors.
  • The rule of nobody : saving America from dead laws and broken government

    By Howard, Philip K., author.
    Discusses how dead rules and outmoded laws inhibit policy changes and paralyze officials and citizens and argues how setting goals and boundaries instead of dictating choices can mobilize the democracy.
  • Strong female protagonist. Book one

    By Mulligan, Brennan Lee, author.
    "With superstrength and invulnerability, Alison Green used to be one of the most powerful superheroes around. Fighting crime with other teenagers under the alter ego Mega Girl was fun until an encounter with Menace, her mind reading arch enemy. He showedher evidence of a sinister conspiracy, and suddenly battling giant robots didn't seem so important. Now Alison is going to college and trying to f...
  • Paradise residence. Volume 1

    By Fujishima, Ksuke, author, artist.
    Hatsune finds life at her new school unusual and challenging, including her grade-schooler house mother, a mean rival who uses fermented soybeans as her weapon of choice, and a foreign exchange student who doesn't seem to understand how clothes work.
  • Kiss him, not me! 3

    By Junko, author, artist.
    When her new friend, Shima, invites Kae over to her house, a very surprising thing happens that may result in some tough competition for the boys pursuing her.
  • Kiss him, not me! 4

    By Junko, author, artist.
    Igarashi has decided to continue his pursuit of Kae, but his new resolve also spurs a change in Nanashima, and he doubles his efforts to win her over.
  • Tarzan : the beckoning

    By Yeates, Thomas, author, illustrator.
    "Tarzan and Jane have been living in America, fighting the illegal ivory trade to stop the slaughter of elephants. But they're drawn back to Africa, entangled in a dangerous web that threatens their lives"--
  • The rook

    By Grant, Steven, 1953- author.
    "When the greatest monsters of the past and future join forces to conquer all of history, only the time traveling adventurer Restin Dane can stand in their way! Accompanied by his loyal android MAN-RS, and armed with his six shooters and the fantastic time-space traversing Rook, Dane is ready for action--any place, any time! This trade paperback collects the Dark Horse comics series The Rook #1-#...