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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List

A good man : a novel / Ani Katz.
"Paul Martin was a devoted family man who had all the trappings of an enviable life: a beautiful wife and daughter, a well-appointed home on Long Island's north shore, a job at a prestigious Manhattan advertising firm. He was also a devoted son and brothe…
The wife and the widow / Christian White.
"The second standalone thriller from the award-winning author of The Nowhere Child, Christian White. Set against the backdrop of an eerie island town in the dead of winter, The Wife and The Widow is an unsettling thriller told from two perspectives: Kate,…
American dirt / Jeanine Cummins.
"También de este lado hay sueños. Lydia Quixano Perez lives in the Mexican city of Acapulco. She runs a bookstore. She has a son, Luca, the love of her life, and a wonderful husband who is a journalist. And while there are cracks beginning to show in Aca…
Lucky Per / Henrik Pontoppidan ; translated from the Danish by Naomi Lebowitz ; with an introduction by Garth Risk Hallberg.
"Per Sidenius, unhappy son of an austere clergyman, rejects his faith and flees the Danish countryside for the capital city. Gifted and ambitious, he arrives in Copenhagen believing 'you had to hund down lucks as if it were a wild creature'....Per's obse…
Les Misérables / Victor Hugo ; translated with notes by Christine Donougher ; introduction by Robert Tombs.
Victor Hugo's towering novel of Jean Valjean, his unjust imprisonment, and his lifelong flight from a relentless police officer.
The brothers Karamazov / Fyodor Dostoyevsky ; translated by Constance Garnett ; edited and with a foreword by Manuel Komroff ; and a new afterword by Sara Paretsky.
The violent and vengeful lives of three sons are exposed when their despicable father is murdered, and each man struggles to come to terms with the guilt over his involvement in the crime
The moonshiner's daughter. / Donna Everhard.
"Set in North Carolina in 1960 and brimming with authenticity and grit, The Moonshiner's Daughter evokes the singular life of sixteen-year-old Jessie Sasser, a young woman determined to escape her family's past. Generations of Sassers have made moonshine…
Processed cheese / Stephen Wright.
A bag of money drops out of the sky, literally, into the path of a cash-starved citizen named Graveyard. He carries it home to his wife, Ambience, and they embark on the adventure of their lives, finally able to have everything they've always thought they…
The brothers Karamazov : a novel in four parts and an epilogue / Fyodor Dostoyevsky ; translated with an introduction and notes by David McDuff.
The violent and vengeful lives of three sons are exposed when their despicable father is murdered, and each man struggles to come to terms with the guilt over his involvement in the crime
The Christmas shop : a novel / Nancy Naigle.
"Angela Carson wants nothing more than to be the third-generation to run her family's North Carolina holiday store, Heart of Christmas, successfully. They've weathered over sixty tourist seasons, major hurricanes, and urban sprawl, in their old decommissi…
Small days and nights / Tishani Doshi.
"A captivating and original story of two sisters caught in a moment of transformation, set against the vivid backdrop of modern India. Escaping her failing marriage, Grace Marisola has returned to Pondicherry from the United States to cremate her mother. …
Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance / Zora Neale Hurston ; foreword by Tayari Jones ; edited with an introduction by Genevieve West.
"Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick is an outstanding collection of stories about love and migration, gender and class, racism and sexism that proudly reflect African American folk culture. Brought together for the first time in one volume, they…
Cleanness / Garth Greenwell.
"A queer American teacher describes a series of intimate encounters with lovers, friends, and students in and around Sofia, Bulgaria"-- Provided by publisher.
The better liar : a novel / Tanen Jones.
"Robin Voigt is dead. If her sister Leslie had arrived at her cramped Las Vegas apartment just hours earlier, this would have been their first reunion in a decade. In the years since Robin ran away from home as a teenager, Leslie has stayed in New Mexico,…
Big lies in a small town / Diane Chamberlain.
"From bestselling author Diane Chamberlain comes an irresistible new novel. North Carolina, 2018: Morgan Christopher's life has been derailed. Taking the fall for a crime she did not commit, she finds herself serving a three-year stint in the North Caroli…
Such a fun age : a novel / Kiley Reid.
"Alix Chamberlain is a woman who gets what she wants and has made a living with her confidence-driven brand, showing other women how to do the same. So she is shocked when her babysitter, Emira Tucker, is confronted while watching the Chamberlains' toddle…
The wives / Tarryn Fisher.
She's never met the other wives. None of them know each other, and because of this unconventional arrangement, she can see her husband only one day a week. But she loves him so much she doesn't care. Or at least that's what she told herself. But one day, …
Topics of conversation / Miranda Popkey.
"In her first novel, Miranda Popkey writes of desire, disgust, motherhood, loneliness, art, pain, feminism, anger, envy, guilt--in language that sizzles with intelligence and eroticism. The novel is composed almost exclusively of conversations between wo…
Recipe for a perfect wife : a novel / Karma Brown.
"Alice Hale's life is falling apart. Or at least that's what it feels like to Alice, cooped up in the newly purchased suburban fixer-upper she reluctantly agreed to rehab with her husband. The house is only a few miles from Alice's beloved former home, …
This is happiness / Niall Williams.
"Change is coming to Faha, a small Irish parish unaltered in a thousand years. For one thing, the rain is stopping. Nobody remembers when it started; rain on the western seaboard is a condition of the living. But now, just as Father Coffey proclaims the c…
Regretting you / Colleen Hoover.
Morgan Grant and her sixteen-year-old daughter Clara would like nothing more than to be nothing alike. Morgan is determined to prevent her daughter from making the same mistakes she did. By getting pregnant and married far too young, Morgan put her own dr…
The network : a novel / L. C. Shaw.
"Late one night in his New York apartment, investigative journalist Jack Logan receives a surprise visit from US Senator Malcolm Phillips. Disheveled and in a panic, the senator swears he's about to be murdered, and he pleads with Jack to protect his wife…
You were there too / Colleen Oakley.
"Mia Graydon's life looks picket-fence perfect; she has the house, her loving husband, and dreams of starting a family. But she has other dreams too—unexplained, recurring ones starring the same man. Still, she doesn’t think much of them, until a relocati…
Welcome to the Pine Away Motel and Cabins : a novel / Katarina Bivald ; translated from Swedish by Alice Menzies.
The Pine Creek Motel has seen better days. Henny would call it charming, but she's always seen the best in things. Like now, when she's just met an untimely end crossing the road. She's not going to let a tiny thing like death stop her from living fully--…
Mixed doubles / Jill Mansell.
"Liza wants to get married, Dulcie wants a divorce, and Pru wants things in her relationship to stay exactly the same. Those are the New Year's resolutions these three best friends have vowed to keep this year. But if you want to change your mind about yo…
Moral compass : a novel / Danielle Steel.
"Saint Ambrose Prep is a place where the wealthy send their children for the best possible education, with teachers and administrators from the Ivy League, and graduates who become future lawyers, politicians, filmmakers, and CEOs. Traditionally a boys-on…
Long bright river / Liz Moore.
"Two sisters travel the same streets, though their lives couldn't be more different. Then one of them goes missing. In a Philadelphia neighborhood rocked by the opioid crisis, two once-inseparable sisters find themselves at odds. One, Kacey, lives on th…
Meg & Jo / Virginia Kantra.
"The March sisters--reliable Meg, independent Jo, stylish Amy and shy Beth--have grown up to pursue their separate dreams. When Jo followed her ambitions to New York City, she never thought her career in journalism would come crashing down, leaving her s…
The bake shop / Amy Clipston.
"Christiana Kurtz loves to bake, and she is widely knwon for making and selling the best desserts in twon. When her little shop near her home becomes too busy, she decides to move her business to the local market. There she enjoyes selling her treats, m…
Tiny love : the complete stories of Larry Brown / with a Foreword by Jonathan Miles.
"A career-spanning collection, Tiny Love brings together for the first time the stories of Larry Brown's previous collections along with those never before gathered"--Provided by publisher.