• The Optimist’s Guide to Letting Go
      by Amy Reichert
      $16.00
      Air Date/Time: May 22, 11am (Central)
      352 pages, paperback

      Three generations. Seven days. One big secret. The author of The Coincidence of Coconut Cake unfolds a mother-daughter story told by three women whose time to reckon with a life-altering secret is running out.

      Gina Zoberski wants to make it through one day without her fastidious mother, Lorraine, cataloguing all her faults, and her sullen teenage daughter, May, snubbing her. Too bad there’s no chance of...Learn More

    • How It Happened
      by Michael Koryta
      $27.00
      Air Date/Time: May 22, 1 pm (Central)
      368 pages, hardcover

      Kimberly Crepeaux is no good, a notorious jailhouse snitch, teen mother, and heroin addict whose petty crimes are well-known to the rural Maine community where she lives. So when she confesses to her role in the brutal murders of Jackie Pelletier and Ian Kelly, the daughter of a well-known local family and her sweetheart, the locals have little reason to believe her story.

      Not Rob Barrett, the FBI...Learn More

    • The Queen’s Embroiderer
      A True Story of Paris, Lovers, Swindlers, and the First Stock Market Crisis

      by Joan Dejean
      $30.00
      Air Date/Time: May 24, 12:30 pm (Central)
      400 pages, hardcover

      From the author of How Paris Became Paris, a sweeping history of high finance, the origins of high fashion, and a pair of star-crossed lovers in 18th-century France.

      Paris, 1719. The stock market is surging and the world’s first millionaires are buying everything in sight. Against this backdrop, two families, the Magoulets...Learn More

    • I Held Lincoln
      by Richard E.Quest
      $24.95
      Air Date/Time May 17, 3:30 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 224 pages, hardcover

      Lt. Benjamin Loring (1824–1902) lived the life of an everyman Civil War sailor. He commanded no armies and devised no grand strategies. Loring was a sailor who just wanted to return home, where the biggest story of his life awaited him.

      Covering almost a year of Loring’s service, I Held Lincoln describes the lieutenant’s command of the gunboat USS Wave, the Battle of Calcasieu Pass,...Learn More

    • Big Guns
      by Steve Israel
      $26.00
      Air Date/Time May 17, 3:30 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 320 pages, hardcover

      From Steve Israel, the congressman-turned-novelist who writes “in the full-tilt style of Carl Hiaasen” (The Washington Post), comes a comic tale about the mighty firearm industry, a small Long Island town, and Washington politics.

      When Chicago’s Mayor Michael Rodriguez starts a national campaign to ban handguns from America’s cities, towns, and villages, Otis Cogsworth, the wealthy chairman and CEO of Cogsworth International Arms worries about the...Learn More

    • Alter Ego
      by Brian Freeman
      $26.99
      Air Date/Time: May 17, 12pm (Central)
      400 pages, hardcover

      When a freak auto accident kills a driver on the remote roads outside Duluth, Jonathan Stride is disturbed to discover that the victim appears to be a “ghost,” with a false identity and no evidence to suggest who he really was. Alarmingly, a gun is found in the car–and the gun has recently been fired.

      The next day, Stride learns that a Duluth college student has also vanished, and he...Learn More

    • Be Frank With Me
      by Julia Claiborne Johnson
      $25.99
      Air Date/Time: May 10, 3:30pm (Central)
      304, hardcover

      Reclusive literary legend M. M. “Mimi” Banning has been holed up in her Bel Air mansion for years. But after falling prey to a Bernie Madoff-style ponzi scheme, she’s flat broke. Now Mimi must write a new book for the first time in decades, and to ensure the timely delivery of her manuscript, her New York publisher sends an assistant to monitor her progress. The prickly Mimi reluctantly...Learn More

    • World War II at Sea
      by Craig Symonds
      $34.95
      Air Date/Time May 5, 12 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 792 pages, hardcover

      Opening with the 1930 London Conference, Symonds shows how any limitations on naval warfare would become irrelevant before the decade was up, as Europe erupted into conflict once more and its navies were brought to bear against each other. World War II at Sea offers a global perspective, focusing on the major engagements and personalities and revealing both their scale and their interconnection:...Learn More

    • Rip Crew
      by Sebastian Rotella
      $27.00
      Air Date/Time: April 27, 2pm (Central)
      336, hardcover

      Valentine Pescatore, the globetrotting former Border Patrol agent, finds himself back on American soil investigating the merciless killing of a group of women in a motel room. Award-winning reporter-turned-author Sebastian Rotella returns to crime with this propulsive new work.

      At first, the crime seems to be a straightforward case of gangsters battling for territory. Soon, however, the motive is revealed to be much deeper and more sinister: a single witness who...Learn More

    • What a Difference a Duke Makes: School for Dukes Series
      by Lenora Bell
      $7.99
      Air Date/Time: April 27, 12 pm (Central)
      384, paperback

      Wanted: Governess for duke’s unruly children
      Edgar Rochester, Duke of Banksford, is one of the wealthiest, most powerful men in England, but when it comes to raising twins alone, he knows he needs help. The only problem is the children have chased away half the governesses in London. Until the clever, bold, and far-too-enticing Miss Mari Perkins arrives.

      Lost: One heart to an...Learn More
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    • Her Perfect Affair – Matched To Perfection Series
      by Priscilla Oliveras
      $4.99
      Air Date/Time: April 19, 2:00pm (Central)
      336, paperback

      Rosa Fernandez doesn’t act on impulse — she’s the responsible one, planning her career with precision, finally landing a job as the librarian at conservative Queen of Peace Academy, confining her strongest emotions to her secret poetry journal. But she’s been harboring a secret crush on dreamy Jeremy Taylor, and after one dance with him at her sister’s wedding, Rosa longs to let loose for the first...Learn More
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    • Jagged: Whiskey Sharp Series Book 2
      by Lauren Dane
      $7.99
      Air Date/Time: April 19, 3:00pm (Central)
      352, paperback

      Fans of the first Whiskey Sharp book rejoice: not only do you get an update on Maybe and Alexsei, but you meet his cousin Vicktor and her friend Rachel, and it seems likely that they fall in love…

      Let’s learn:
      Vicktor Orlov took one look at the wary gaze and slow-to-trust personality of the deliciously sexy and fascinating Rachel Dolan and knew he wanted more than just a...Learn More
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    • The Pitcher and the Dictator
      by Ace Smith
      $26.95
      Air Date/Time April 20, 3 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 240 pages, hardcover

      Satchel Paige’s Unlikely Season in the Dominican Republic

      Soon after Satchel Paige arrived at spring training in 1937 to pitch for the Pittsburgh Crawfords, he and five of his teammates, including Josh Gibson and Cool Papa Bell, were lured to the Dominican Republic with the promise of easy money to play a short baseball tournament in support of the country’s dictator, Rafael...Learn More

    • Creating the Land of Lincoln
      by Frank Cicero
      $29.95
      Air Date/Time: April 14, 12 pm (Central)
      288, hardcover

      How three constitutions built the modern Prairie State

      In its early days, Illinois seemed destined to extend the American South. Its population of transplants lived an upland southern culture and in some cases owned slaves. Yet the nineteenth century and three constitutions recast Illinois as a crucible of northern strength and American progress.

      Frank Cicero Jr. provides an appealing new history of Illinois as expressed by the state’s...Learn More

    • Lillian Boxfish Takes A Walk
      by Kathleen Rooney
      $25.99
      Air Date/Time: March 20, 3:00pm (Central)
      304, hardcover and later paperback

      It’s the last night of 1984 and Lillian, 85 years old but just as sharp and savvy as ever, is on her way to a party. It’s chilly enough out for her mink coat and Manhattan is grittier now ― her son keeps warning her about a subway vigilante on the prowl ― but the quick-tongued poetess has never been one to scare easily. On a walk...Learn More

    • The Burial Hour
      by Jeffery Deaver
      $15.99
      Air Date/Time: March 16, 3pm (Central)
      512, paperback

      Forensic detective Lincoln Rhyme is back with his most harrowing case yet in this newest installment of Jeffrey Deaver’s New York Times bestselling series.

      A businessman snatched from an Upper East Side street in broad daylight. A miniature hangman’s noose left at the scene. A nine-year-old girl, the only witness to the crime. With a crime scene this puzzling, forensic expertise of the highest order is absolutely essential. Lincoln Rhyme and...Learn More

    • The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam
      by Max Boot
      $35.00
      Air Date/Time March 15, 3:30 Noon (Central)
      1st ed., 768., hardcover

      In chronicling the adventurous life of legendary CIA operative Edward Lansdale, The Road Not Taken definitively reframes our understanding of the Vietnam War.

      In this epic biography of Edward Lansdale (1908– 1987), the man said to be the fictional model for Graham Greene’s The Quiet American, best-selling historian Max Boot demonstrates how Lansdale pioneered a “hearts and...Learn More

    • Young Lincoln
      by Jan Jacobi
      $16.95
      Air Date/Time March 10, 12 Noon (Central)
      1st ed., 208p., paperback

      Abe Lincoln is growing up on the American frontier in Indiana. It s cold, there isn t usually enough to eat, there s nothing at all to read, and the one job that awaits him is farmer, like his overbearing father.

      But a chance to travel down the Mississippi river offers Abe the opportunity to see and meet people he has never dreamed of. Abe s eyes...Learn More

    • A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out for Women’s Rights
      written by Kate Hannigan, illustrated by Alison Jay
      $17.95
      Air Date/Time March 6, 1 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 32 pages, hardcover

      A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out for Women’s Rights
      American history for ages 7-10, grades 2-5, exile measure 780.

      Activist Belva Lockwood never stopped asking herself the question: Are women not worth the same as men? She had big dreams and didn’t let anyone stand in her way–not...Learn More

    • Tiny and the Big Dig
      written by Sherri Duskey Rinker, illustrated by Matt Myers
      $16.99
      Air Date/Time March 1, 5:30pm (Central)
      1st ed., 32 pages, hardcover

      Tiny and the Big Dig
      The newest bedtime story for ages 3-5 from New York Times Best Selling author Sherri Duskey Rinker.

      Sniff! Sniff-sniff!

      I smell a bone. A bone that’s BIG.

      I’ll get it out, I’ll dig and dig.

      A big, BIG bone! I know it’s there!

      It will take work, but I don’t care!

      Tiny...Learn More