Adult General Fiction

These general fiction books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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Reputation : a novel / Sara Shepard.
Aldrich University is rocked to its core with scandal and intrigue when a hacker dumps 40,000 people's emails--the entire faculty, staff, students, alums--onto an easily searchable database. Affairs and scandals immediately start leaking, but these emails…
The man with no borders : a novel / Richard C. Morais.
It is a time of reckoning for José María Álvarez, an aristocratic Spanish banker living in a Swiss village with his American wife. Nearing the end of a long and tumultuous life, he's overcome by hallucinatory memories of the past. Among his most cherished…
Christmas in Austin / Benjamin Markovits.
When the four Essinger children gather in Austin for Christmas, they all bring their news. Nathan is hoping to become a Federal judge. Susie's husband has taken a job in England. Jean has asked her boyfriend and boss to meet her family. Paul has broken up…
The bishop's bedroom / by Piero Chiara ; translated from the Italian by Jill Foulston.
Summer 1946. World War Two has just come to an end and there's a yearning for renewal. A man in his thirties is sailing on Lake Maggiore in northern Italy, hoping to put off the inevitable return to work. Dropping anchor in a small, fashionable port, he m…
Happy like this / Ashley Wurzbacher.
"Spanning a wide range of distinct perspectives, voices, styles, and settings, the ten shimmering stories in Happy Like This offer lyrical, deeply felt, often humorous meditations on the complexity of choice and the ambiguity of happiness. Two identical t…
The book of lost saints / Daniel José Older.
"The spirit of Marisol, who vanished during the Cuban Revolution, visits her nephew, Ramon, in modern-day New Jersey, and her presence prompts him to investigate the story of his ancestor, unaware of the forces driving him on his search"--Provided by publ…
Twenty-one truths about love / Matthew Dicks.
"From the beloved author of Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend comes a wonderful new novel about a struggling man, written entirely in lists. Daniel Mayrock's life is at a crossroads. He knows the following to be true: 1. He loves his wife Jill... more than a…
A Texas kind of Christmas / Jodi Thomas, Celia Bonaduce, Rachael Miles.
"It's Christmas Eve, 1859, and everyone who's anyone is headed to the glorious St. Nicholas Hotel for the most talked about ball of the season. It's the kind of Texas night where anything can happen--even love..."--Publisher marketing.
The confession club : a novel / Elizabeth Berg.
"When a group of friends in Mason, Missouri decide to start a monthly supper club, they get more than they bargained for. The plan for congenial evenings--talking, laughing, and sharing recipes, homemade food, and wine--abruptly changes course one night …
When I close my eyes : a novel / Elizabeth Musser.
Told from alternating perspectives, the story follows Henry Hughes, a killer-for-hire trying to afford treatment for his sick son, famous author Josephine Bourdillon, the comatose woman he couldn't quite kill, and her fearful daughter, Paige. Hovering bet…
The incompletes / Sergio Chejfec ; translated from the Spanish by Heather Cleary.
"Now I am going to tell the story of something that happened one night years ago, and the events of the morning and afternoon that followed." The Incompletes begins with this simple promise. But to try to get at the complete meaning of the day's events, t…
A fist or a heart / Kristín Eiríksdóttir ; translated by Larissa Kyzer.
"Elín Jónsdóttir lives an isolated existence in Reykjavík, Iceland, making props and prosthetics for theatrical productions and Nordic crime flicks. In her early seventies, she has recently become fascinated with another loner, Ellen Álfsdóttir, a sensiti…
The innocents / Michael Crummey.
"A novel about an orphaned brother and sister who must fend for themselves on a remote fishing outpost in the late 1800s"--Provided by publisher.
Girl, woman, other / Bernardine Evaristo.
"Girl, Woman, Other is a celebration of the diversity of Black British experience. Moving, hopeful, and inventive, this extraordinary novel is a vivid portrait of the state of contemporary Britain and the legacy of Britain's colonial history in Africa and…
When Christmas comes / Katherine Spencer.
"Christmas brings big changes to the Inn on Angel Island
Ghosts of you / by Cathy Ulrich.
"Ghosts of you is a collection of short stories about seeking the lost and finding the peson behind the sensationalism. It examines the tropes of mystery storytelling in which the narrative always begins with the body of yet another murdered woman. They…
This elegant ruin : and other stories / Erin Bartels.
"Love and hate. Dreams and nightmares. Luck and misfortune. In twelve engatging stories, the joys and sorrows of life glow against such varied backdrops as a snowy wood, a quaint country inn, a crumbling metropolis, the shore of Lake Superior, and a lo…
Fusheeswa / John H. Bidwell.
"John Dreamer is a cancer survivor who has outlasted most with his condition. He knows this is due to a remarkable nurse who loves him as a son--so much that she is willing to risk everything in experimenting with his chemotherapy. What they find together…
Opioid, Indiana / Brian Allen Carr ; illustrations by Jim Agpalza.
"Seventeen-year-old Riggle is living in rural Indiana with his uncle and uncle's girlfriend after the death of both of his parents. Now his uncle has gone missing, probably on a drug binge. It's Monday, and $800 in rent is due Friday. Riggle, who's been s…