Best Kept Secrets by Sandra Brown
Twenty-Five years after her mothers murder, Alex Gaither, a tough and successful attorney, returns to the small Texas town she was born. In search of justice, Alex finds herself in the middle of the same love triangle her mother was mixed up in. Which one of them is the real killer?
The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling
In a play on the story of King Midas, John Midas, a precocious boy who loves to eat sweets, finds himself in a predicament. Everything he puts in his mouth turns to chocolate! I read this with some of my students. A fun book.