1) The Villa
"From New York Times bestselling author Rachel Hawkins comes a deliciously wicked gothic suspense, set at an Italian villa with a dark history, for fans of Lucy Foley and Ruth Ware. As kids, Emily and Chess were inseparable. But by their 30s, their bond has been strained by the demands of their adult lives. So when Chess suggests a girls' trip to Italy, Emily jumps at the chance to reconnect with her best friend. Villa Aestas in Orvieto is a high-end...
286 pages ; 22 cm
Faced with a mysterious, deadly fog bank in a seaside Scottish village, new friends Nolie and Bel look for ways to stop it--coming across an ancient spell that requires magic, a quest, and a sacrifice. Nolie Stanhope is spending the summer with her scientist father in the tiny Scottish village of Journey's End. He's studying the Boundary-- a mysterious fog bank offshore. Bel McKissick's family's livelihood depends on the tourists drawn by legends...