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Arthritis: Types of Arthritis

by Adams Media

Are you tired of battling joint pain, stiffness, and soreness? The Everything® Healthy Living Series is here to help. These concise, thoughtful guides offer the expert advice and the latest medical information you need to manage your pain and lead a healthy life. Inside you'll find expert advice and helpful tips on identifying different types of arthritis, treatment options, risk factors to avoid, and when it's time to visit your doctor. Living with arthritis can be challenging, but with the right guidance you can live a happy and healthy life.

Arthritis: Coping with Arthritis

by Adams Media

Are you tired of battling joint pain, stiffness, and soreness? The Everything® Healthy Living Series is here to help. These concise, thoughtful guides offer the expert advice and the latest medical information you need to manage your pain and lead a healthy life.Inside you'll find expert advice and helpful tips on managing pain, dealing with uncertainty, and keeping a positive attitude. Living with arthritis can be challenging, but with the right guidance you can live a happy and healthy life.

The Boiling Pool

by Gary Brandner

An ancient horror summoned from the obscene depths of the past returns to terrorize a community. A girl of the streets yields body and soul to a fate more vile than her darkest fears. A boy pays a fearful price for a secret older than time. A young wife and mother battles ageless evil in defense of her family. Quiet, prosperous Westbrooke explodes into chaos when the demon is roused from... THE BOILING POOL

Rot

by Gary Brandner

Kyle Brubaker, a carefree California surfer, finds little to celebrate in a small Wisconsin town until he meets beautiful and spirited Marianne Avery. But their budding romance is snuffed when they are brutally attacked by three hoodlum brothers. With his life unraveling around him, Kyle accepts and offer of help from a mysterious carnival Gypsy. Soon after that things really go to hell...

Offshore

by Gary Brandner

In the small California town of Santa Marta, oil and water become an explosive mixture when the human elements of lust and greed are thrown into the crucible. When news of a major oil well discovery in its channel leaks out, the quiet town is rocked by murder and terrorism...and naked desires are unleashed on every level. A giant oil company wants to control the town and its resources... The townspeople want to be left alone...except for a handful of citizens who see this as their golden opportunity for wealth, position, and power. In the face of all this violence a few dedicated people-people with ideals, people who dare to fall in love-find a way to avoid disaster. But no one in Santa Marta will ever be the same once this story reaches its shattering climax. You may well see some startling similarities here in your very own town, among people you know...

A Rage in Paradise

by Gary Brandner

The Pragers are Hawaii's golden family-they have wealth, power, land. They also have dark secrets and forbidden passions that threaten to tear the family apart. Meredith is in love with a pureblood Hawaiian but cannot face her father's unyielding disapproval. Dennis, the family's fair-haired boy, hides his true desires behind his hired mistress, Adriana. Marcus, the exiled black sheep, vengefully seduces Adriana, then realizes too late that he loves her. And in this whirlpool of emotional and sexual blackmail one terrible danger looms over them all: the tsunami, the tropical tidal wave. Only one man knows it is coming and that man is Meredith Prager's outcast lover.

The Sterling Standard

by Gary Brandner

Sterling Dane was three women- Beautiful jet-setter-with her elegant, rich friends she traveled to world, from Acapulco to St. Moritz, skiing, gambling, and partying. International jewel thief-unbeknownst to anyone, Sterling was a modern day Robin Hood, always one step ahead of Nicole Rulan, the Interpol agent determined to catch her. Lover-it was out of love for Raoul Costa, the greatest jewel thief of all, that Nicole sought out the most challenging crimes. For she hoped that the lure of the Rashman ruby, stolen by King Kahlil and pursued by terrorists, might finally enable her to snare her greatest prize, the man of her dreams.

Walkers

by Gary Brandner

Joana was one of the dead. But she was brought back to life! That's when people began trying to kill her...nice people...the last people in the world anyone would suspect of being capable of murder-people who were already dead...

The Players

by Gary Brandner

Prestige. Fame. Romance. Glamour. Sex. Money. In the tumultuous, cut-throat world of the tennis superstar, these are the goals that drive men to desperate lengths-that squeeze the last ounce of competitive spirit from them-that propel them into a high-pressure existence where the only release is on the court-or in the white heat of passion. The Players reveals the behind-the-scenes lives of the sports heroes and their women...and the torrents of human emotion and raw physical urgings which sustain them. Their stories unfold with unparalleled power and sensuality in this taut, scorching novel of love and sport, of jealousy and greed, of winners and losers in the great game of life!

The Mystery of the Hushing Pool

by J. S. Fletcher

"I'll never rest until I've seen his murderer hanged!" But Dick Blake didn't know what he was letting himself in for. Not only did he have to contend with the strangely complicated network of intrigue which surrounded the passionate, neurotic Malvery clan, but more baffling still, somehow or somewhere, he had to discover the secret of The Hushing Pool-that turbulent, whirling body of water from which no man or woman had ever returned alive. Was Richard Malvery really dead, or had he for some sinister purpose merely disappeared under mysteriously suspicious circumstances which pointed an accusing finger at his brother, Boyce? Just what did the Clents-that wild, exotic family-know about the secret of the Pool? Against a bleak, desolate background, the master mystery writer of them all weaves an unforgettable tale of passion, horror, and murder.

Daughter of Astrea

by E. Phillips Oppenheim

E. Phillips Oppenheim (b. 1866, d. 1946) was a British author who wrote nearly 150 novels during his career. He styled himself as the "prince of storytellers," and is credited with creating the 'rogue male' genre of adventure thrillers and was one of the earliest writers of spy fiction.

False Evidence

by E. Phillips Oppenheim

The story of a gallant soldier who is dismissed his regiment, and disowned by his father, because he has been found guilty, on "false evidence," of cowardice in the field. He changes his name, and later his son falls in love with the daughter of the man whose false evidence led to his ruin.

The World's Great Snare

by E. Phillips Oppenheim

E. Phillips Oppenheim (b. 1866, d. 1946) was a British author who wrote nearly 150 novels during his career. He styled himself as the "prince of storytellers," and is credited with creating the 'rogue male' genre of adventure thrillers and was one of the earliest writers of spy fiction.

Kill to Fit

by Bruno Fischer

Bruno Fischer was born in Germany in 1908, and emigrated to the United States with is family in 1913. Two of his most famous novels are The Restless Hands and The Evil Days. His plots revolve around the common man, who is put into a situation where his morals are put to the test. Fischer was also one of the early members of Mystery Writers of America.

The Lady Kills

by Bruno Fischer

That body of hers wasn't one I could forget. So fat that was all I knew about her. But even if I had known all about her, what she really was, it wouldn't have changed anything. Because it had already started when she walked into my room in her bathing suit. It had started, all right, and it was a smoldering fire inside me. And in her own sweet time she came for me.

The Lustful Ape

by Bruno Fischer

"Would you like to have her, Ape?" Ape Jones laughed. "Then take her upstairs," the man's voice was incredibly casual. Ape Jones lifted the woman off her feet. White and limp, she lay across his powerful arms. Her eyes were open but they had an empty look to them, as though part of her had already died. Ape Jones carried her to the door and then set her on her feet again. His hands reached for her and the sound of her ripping clothes mingled with her screams.

Strongarm

by Dan J. Marlowe

Meet Pete Karma, the man who broke jail and wound up neck-deep in a gangland bloodbath. Pete had a lot of hate stored up inside. He hadn't committed the murder he'd been sent up for, and it didn't take him long to figure out who'd framed him and how. After two and a half years in the slammer, Pete had his plan down perfect. His crooked lawyer, Charlie Risko, would get it first. But as soon as Pete had a spare moment, there were some other things that had to be taken care of.

Killer With a Key

by Dan J. Marlowe

The Kingdom of Killain--that's the Duarte, a big-city hotel at the crossroads of the world. The grifters, tough lads, girls on the make-all learn to stay away from Hotel Duarte because Johnny Killain's in charge there. That's his turf-a flick of his fist makes broken guys and dolls. So Johnny patrolled the dark corridors in peace-until the night he rounded a bend and looked murder square in the eye. The blonde lay on the bed in 609, her face a puffed, blue, strangled horror. Her name was Ellen Killain, and she was Johnny's ex-wife. His still beloved ex-wife.

The Fourth King

by Harry Stephen Keeler

"The Thirteen Kings of Crooked Chicago Finance!" That's what the terrorist calling himself THE STAR OF THE NIGHT called the thirteen richest moguls of Chicago when he sent them threatening letters which included decks of cards missing certain kings. Now it's up to technical draftsman Jason Folwell to solve a most perplexing mystery, and only Harry Stephen Keeler could have imagined the webwork machinations behind this most unusual tale involving the machinations of big business and the heartless men who rule the game.

The Horizontal Woman

by Barry Malzberg

p>Elizabeth Moore, young, fresh from a posh Ivy League college, has a burning desire to help her welfare clients. The Ultimate Social Worker, she had her own ideas about how to reacculturate the male members of her case load. But how was she to get her cynical, narrow-minded boss to understand that the rehabilitation of the poor, alienated people can only be achieved through sex therapy?

Everything Happened to Susan

by Barry Malzberg

She came East to become a big star on Broadway, but settled for shacking up with a violent, unpublished writer-and performing in sex movies in a huge, dingy loft on West 26th Street.

Lady of a Thousand Sorrows

by Lee W. Mason

Viven Blanc Sarris must fight for her life. Her first husband, a famous politician slain in the Southwest; her second husband, one of the richest men in the world, dead in the south of France; her sister, a courtesan of royalty-none of them can protect her from inescapable danger now. Out of her past has come that final and terrible secret that may kill her. And in those last desperate days she must find the answer to a conspiracy of madness and evil.

The Everything Vegan Slow Cooker Cookbook

by Amy Snyder Justin Snyder

300 recipes featuring fresh, natural ingredients Think slow cookers are just for stews and roasts? Not anymore! Millions of home cooks know that a slow cooker makes it easy to create delicious, satisfying, and diverse meals with a minimal amount of preparation and hands-on cooking time. Now, with The Everything Vegan Slow Cooker Cookbook, vegan cooks can take advantage of this time-saver as well. In this versatile cookbook, you'll find recipes for hundreds of meals without meat, dairy, eggs, and other animal byproducts, including favorites like: Creamy Broccoli Soup Fajita Chili Spanish Paella Ginger-Lime Tofu Mixed Berry Cobbler In addition, this cookbook features all-natural, wholesome ingredients, with few processed and packaged foods. Vegans and nonvegans alike will find everything they need to create healthy dishes for any special occasion or family meal-in no time at all!

Beginning Again

by Peggy Bird

Liz Fairchild is through with relationships. Widowed in her twenties, now divorced halfway through her forties, it's time to live life for herself. No man need apply. With the proceeds from her divorce settlement--and business advice from an unexpected source--she opens an art gallery in Northwest Portland, trades her McMansion on the Columbia River for an apartment above her gallery, and looks forward to her new, independent life.Everything is working out. She thinks.Then Collins, a sculptor who claims to have only one name, walks into her gallery. He's tall, rugged, and way younger than she is. He says he's looking for a gallery to represent him in Portland and, unwilling to take no for an answer to anything, bulldozes his way into her life--and her bed.But Liz hesitates. She senses that Collins is not exactly who--or what--he seems. What's the mysterious business he disappears to conduct? And does it have a connection with why he came into her gallery? And which would hurt the most--falling for him or losing him?Sensuality Level: HotPeggy Bird is a writer and glass artist who lives and works in Vancouver, Washington.

The Slayer of Souls

by Robert W. Chambers

Tressa Norne is no normal American girl. Raised in the Far East by the deadly Yezidee-Mongols, she one of their temple priestesses--and she's been trained to kill.Unwilling to do the cult's bidding any longer, Tressa escapes to her homeland, trailed by a Yezidee Prince and memories of her former life. Back on American soil and aided by dashing Secret Service Agent Victor Cleeves, Tressa is the only one with the power to stem the tide of evil rising from China's shores.

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