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Heroes are my weakness / Susan Elizabeth Phillips.

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ISBN#9780062106070
BIB ID#1734254
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Heroes are my weakness

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HarperCollins 2014
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Description
384 pages
Summary
A down-on-her-luck actress reduced to staging kids' puppet shows finds herself trapped on a remote island off the coast of Maine with a sexy horror novelist who knows a dozen ways to kill with his bare hands.

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Summary/Annotation ->  New York Times bestselling author Susan Elizabeth Phillips is back with a delightful novel filled with her sassy wit and dazzling charm Deepest winter. An isolated island off the coast of Maine. A man. A woman. Puppets. (Yes, puppets . . .) And . . . A mysterious house looming over the sea . . . He's a reclusive writer whose imagination creates chilling horror novels. She's a down-on-her-luck actress reduced to staging kids' puppet shows. He knows a dozen ways to kill his characters with his bare hands. She knows a dozen ways to kill an audience with laughs. But she's not laughing now. Annie Hewitt has arrived on Peregrine Island in the middle of a snowstorm and at the end of her resources. She's broke, dispirited, but not quite ready to give up. Her red suitcases hold the puppets she uses to make her living: sensible Dilly, spunky Scamp, and Leo, the baddest of bad guys. Her puppets, the romantic novels she loves, and a little bit of courage are all she has left. Annie couldn't be more ill prepared for what she finds when she reaches Moonraker Cottage or for the man who dwells in Harp House, the mysterious mansion that hovers above the cottage. When she was a teenager, he betrayed her in a way she can never forget or forgive. Now they're trapped together on a frozen island along with a lonely widow, a mute little girl, and townspeople who don't know how to mind their own business. Is he the villain she remembers, or has he changed? Her head says no. Her heart says yes. It's going to be a long, hot winter.

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ArverneFIC PhillipsAdult Hard Cover0228566055627Due 11-28-2014
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Central Lib Current CollectionFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057359Due 11-20-2014
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Fresh MeadowsFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057094Due 11-13-2014
Glen OaksFIC PhillipsAdult Hard Cover0228566057086Available
GlendaleFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566055510Due 11-25-2014
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Jackson HeightsFIC PhillipsAdult Hard Cover0228566057037Due 12-5-2014
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MaspethFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057052Due 11-17-2014
McGoldrickFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057078Due 11-20-2014
Middle VillageFIC PhillipsAdult Hard Cover0228566057227Due 11-28-2014
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PomonokFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057292Due 11-25-2014
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Queens VillageFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057250Due 11-25-2014
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SteinwayFIC PhillipsAdult Hard Cover0228566057201Available
SunnysideFIC PhillipsAdult Hard Cover0228566057383Due 12-1-2014
WhitestoneFIC PhillipsBestseller0228572549530Due 11-3-2014
WhitestoneFIC PhillipsAdult Hard Cover0228566057417In Transit
Windsor ParkFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057342Due 11-28-2014
WoodhavenFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057334Available
WoodsideFIC PhillipsBestseller0228566057375Due 11-28-2014

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