Bea Balmes

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The Light Between Oceans

• <b>Author:</b> M.L. Stedman<p>The years-long <i>New York Times</i> bestseller and major motion picture from Spielberg’s Dreamworks is “irresistible…seductive…with a high concept plot that keeps you riveted from the first page” (<i>O, The Oprah Magazine</i>).<p>After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne …

The Language of Flowers

• <b>Author:</b> Vanessa Diffenbaugh<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b> <br>The Victorian language of flowers was used to convey romantic expressions: honeysuckle for devotion, asters for patience, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it’s been more useful in communicating mistrust and solitude. After a …

Guilty Wives

• <b>Author:</b> James Patterson & David Ellis<p>No husbands allowed<p>Only minutes after Abbie Elliot and her three best friends step off of a private helicopter, they enter the most luxurious, sumptuous, sensually pampering hotel they have ever been to. Their lavish presidential suite overlooks Monte Carlo, and …

Summer's Hottest Beach Reads

Whether youre downloading them or buying them at Barnes and Noble, these page-turners are worth tossing in your tote.<p>Whether you're downloading them or buying them at Barnes and Noble, these page-turners are worth tossing in your tote.

A Wild Country Grows in South Sudan

Day one is Thursday, and we roll out of Juba, South Sudan, in the ambassador’s official ride, a Toyota Land Cruiser in spotless white. The driver’s door is showered with gold stars across a familiar sky blue flag and the words L’UNION EUROPÉENNE, the heraldry of someone who matters in this vast, …

[ Gone Free ] Expand It: From the Creators of Cover Orange, Another Fun, Unique Physics Game with Inflatable Dinos

[ Gone Free ] Expand It: From the Creators of Cover Orange, Another Fun, Unique Physics Game with Inflatable Dinos<p><b>Expand it!</b> <i><br>(4.5 stars with 211</i> …

What Should You Do When You Don't Know What To Do? Listen To The Original Dr. Spock.

Pop quiz.<p>Who said: “You know more than you think you do.” Was it:<p>A) Einstein, when people would tell him they would never understand his theory of relativity.<p>B) Steve Jobs, when people would say he was genius.<p>C) Pediatrician Benjamin Spock in talking to first-time parents.<p>D) Your Mom before a big …