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Rocket Lake By Thomas Paul Terlizzi
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November, 1953. The brutal murder of Maria Gordon, a young mother, stuns a small, New Jersey town. The case quickly goes cold in a bizarre twist of fate that leaves seven-year old Johnny an orphan --... More > that is, until the surprise arrival of a man long assumed dead. The case is pursued by three unlikely allies: a wise-cracking police sergeant, a German rocket scientist, and a frail, yet optimistic survivor of the Holocaust. Together, they uncover shocking evidence linking Maria's murder to Nazi war crimes a decade earlier. Rocket Lake tells of blackmail and government cover-ups during the postwar Space race between the U.S. and Russia. As the story unfolds, scenes of 1950's American culture are revealed, seen through the eyes of a young boy, his schoolmates, and survivors of a war-ravaged Europe.< Less
Rocket Lake By Thomas Terlizzi
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In 1953, a small lakesiide community is shocked by the brutal murder of a young mother. Local police initially believe the crime to be a case of domestic violence by the husband. The case, however,... More > goes cold for nearly a year until the arrival of a stranger, come to take custody of seven-year old Johnny "D", who witnessed his mother's murder. New evidence prompts three unlikely allies to work to solve the case: a wise-cracking policeman, a frail, Holocaust survivor, and a former German rocket scientist. Was the murder tied to Nazi war crimes related to the construction of Hitler's V-2 rocket program? Blackmail and a government coverup are part of this tale that bears witness to the postwar space race between the U.S. and Russia to get a spacecraft to orbit. Meanwhile, young Johnny must adjust to a new home and guardian, while continuing to be an adventuous, inquisitive boy in a cultural era fascinated with evolving aerospace technology.< Less
The Cousin Seven: Beasts of Summer Hallow By John Travis Green
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A group of seven inseparable, rambunctious teenagers, known to their small hometown as “The Cousin Seven”, witness something so horrifying that they, themselves, cannot even explain. An... More > innocent summer graduation trip, to a family cabin deep in the hill country of North East Texas, ends up in the mysterious loss of one of their friends. Fifteen years later, the remaining group of friends decide to find answers to their haunting memories. They set out on a mission, to go back to the cabin that robbed them of their childhood and has now claimed the lives of two of their lifelong friend’s.< Less
The Cousin Seven: Beasts of Summer Hallow By John Travis Green
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A group of seven inseparable, rambunctious teenagers, known to their small hometown as “The Cousin Seven”, witness something so horrifying that they, themselves, cannot even explain. An... More > innocent summer graduation trip, to a family cabin deep in the hill country of North East Texas, ends up in the mysterious loss of one of their friends. Fifteen years later, the remaining group of friends decide to find answers to their haunting memories. They set out on a mission, to go back to the cabin that robbed them of their childhood and has now claimed the lives of two of their lifelong friend’s.< Less
Shimmering Light By Walter Bosley
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The author presents his father's bizarre story involving Roswell and a 1958 UFO retrieval operation in Arizona -- and the curious role Operation Paperclip and the subsequent CIA MKULTRA mind control... More > program may have played behind the scenes.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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