Our newest NOOK First collection—a chance for NOOK readers to be the first to get access to some hot new books—features everything from a captivating historical romance to a chilling, award-winning horror story. Late-summer reading never looked so good.
In Restoration England the whims of the Aristocracy rule the day. When her brother is imprisoned, young peasant girl Joselyn Cutler must appeal to the roguish noble Sir Trent Wescott, but everything comes with a price. Unaccustomed to his new role as protector, Trent is shocked to find Jocelyn closer to a dutiful wife than a greedy mistress, but old misdeeds threaten to ruin the life this unlikely couple has built for themselves.
Before the world was born, there was the Dust of Eden—blood-red earth from which all else was created. The last deposit of the mysterious dust became a viciously guarded secret...until the site was disturbed. A bit of Eden found its way into the hands of Ariel Leppa—an embittered elderly woman unaware of its ferocious power...for a time.
This long out of print winner of the 1991 Bram Stoker award is now available on NOOK featuring a new forward by the author. It all started as a game, a series of experiments, when Nicholas and Nakota discover a strange dark hole in the floor of their apartment building's storage room. But even this intrepid pair is unprepared for the madness and obsession this curiosity brings into their lives.
In the court of Charles II, being an intelligent, academically inclined woman is a liability, not a virtue. Lady Rose Ashcroft is acutely aware of this fact, and with her meddlesome matchmaking mother in-tow she sets off to fetch a wealthy, titled, husband. What Rose didn't anticipate was the arrival of Christopher "Kit" Martyn, a dashing, successful commoner with his sights set on landing the post of official Royal Architect.
For sexy single dad Derek Mitchell, letting another woman into his life doesn't sound like the most appealing prospect after having his heart broken. Derek is forever indebted to Lainey Adams for saving his daughter from an attempted kidnapping, but his heart may be too high a price to pay.
When a New York ad executive pulls a vintage suitcase from the trash as inspiration for a campaign she is working on, it comes with some shocking revelations. The suitcase, like its owner, is a Holocaust survivor, and the documents held inside will reveal secrets that have been buried since the liberation of Dachau.
Being the brains behind a reality show about torture would be cause for concern to most people, but television executive Rick Salter has bigger problems than public disdain. One morning he finds himself trapped beneath his gigantic entertainment system with no idea how he got there and 48 hours until his cleaning lady is scheduled to arrive. Incidentally he discovers a strange book lying beside him titled "A History of Prisons" which seems conspicuously relevant given the circumstances.
The idyllic Jersey Shore town of Ocean Point is the quiet quintessential family vacation spot. Things are off to a shaky start this season with the discovery of a young woman's body. When the body count starts to rise, it is up to detective Mitch Burns to crack the case and restore calm.
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