A City of Broken Glass (Hannah Vogel # 4) by Rebecca Cantrell (Forge hardcover, 17 July 2012).
Hannah Vogel is in Poland with her son Anton to cover the 1938 St.
Martin festival when she hears that 12,000 Polish Jews have been
deported from Germany. Hannah drops everything to get the story on the
refugees, and walks directly into danger.
Kidnapped by the SS,
and driven across the German border, Hannah is rescued by Anton and her
lover, Lars Lang, who she had presumed dead two years before. Injured in the escape attempt and
wanted by the Gestapo, Hannah and Anton are trapped with Lars in
Berlin. While Hannah works on an exit strategy, she helps to search for
Ruth, the missing toddler of her Jewish friend Paul, who was disappeared
during the deportation.
Trapped in Nazi Germany with her son
just days before Kristallnacht, the Night of Broken Glass, Hannah knows
the dangers of staying any longer than needed. But she can’t turn her
back on this one little girl, even if it plunges her and her family into
Audition and Subtraction by Amy Fellner Dominy (Walker Childrens hardcover, 18 September 2012).
She enlists the help of her
good friend, Aaron, but now he seems to believe her fib that they’re
boyfriend and girlfriend. And her mom, to cope with a separation from
her dad, is performing in community theater, of all things!
Middle School: Get Me Out of Here by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts (Little Brown hardcover, 7 May 2012).
His method? Operation: Get a Life!
Anything he's never done before, he's going to do it, from learning to
play poker to going to a modern art museum. But when his newest mission
uncovers secrets about the family Rafe's never known, he has to decide
if he's ready to have his world turned upside down.
The Other Woman by Hank Phillippi Ryan (Forge hardcover, 4 September 2012).
Jane Ryland was a rising star in television news…until she refused to
reveal a source and lost everything. Now a disgraced newspaper
reporter, Jane isn’t content to work on her assigned puff pieces, and
finds herself tracking down a candidate’s secret mistress just days
before a pivotal Senate election.
Detective Jake Brogan is
investigating a possible serial killer. Twice, bodies of unidentified
women have been found by a bridge, and Jake is plagued by a media swarm
beginning to buzz about a “bridge killer” hunting the young women of
As the body count rises and election looms closer, it
becomes clear to Jane and Jake that their cases are connected…and that
they may be facing a ruthless killer who will stop at nothing to silence