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A live news reader traveling the antebellum south is offered $50 to bring an orphan girl, who was kidnapped and raised by Kiowa raiders, back to her family in San Antonio. The movie version is coming out later in 2020 starring Tom Hanks. Read the ebook on either Overdrive or Hoopla.
A classic swashbuckling romance retells the tale of a drunken swordsman and a gentle giant who come to the aid of Westley, a handsome farm boy, and Buttercup, a princess in dire need of rescue from the evil schemers surrounding her. As you wish! Both Hoopla and Overdrive have the ebook version.
A dramatic account of a young New York Post reporter's struggle with a rare brain-attacking autoimmune disease traces how she woke up in a hospital room under guard with no memory of baffling psychotic symptoms, describing the last-minute intervention by a brilliant doctor who identifies the source of her illness. Read the ebook or listen to the audiobook using Overdrive.
A honeymoon cruise down the Nile spells danger for young, beautiful, and wealthy Linnet Doyle and her new husband, and it is up to the inimitable Hercule Poirot to uncover a killer. The ebook is available on Overdrive and Hoopla or listen to the audiobook on Hoopla.
A murder investigation requires private detective Sam Spade--a man of few words who displays little emotion--to become involved in a dangerous search for a valuable statue, in the classic hard-boiled mystery. Listen to the audiobook on Overdrive or Hoopla.
The world is going to end next Saturday, but there are a few problems--the Antichrist has been misplaced, the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse ride motorcycles, and the representatives from heaven and hell decide that they like the human race. The audiobook is available on both Hoopla and Overdrive.
A scientist who has discovered a way to make himself invisible unleashes his growing madness and frustrations by terrorizing a small town. The ebook version is available on Hoopla and Overdrive, while the audiobook can also be found on Overdrive and Hoopla.