Adult General Fiction

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The perfect love song : a Christmas story / Patti Callahan Henry.
"From New York Times bestselling author Patti Callahan Henry comes a perfect Christmas tale of love lost and found."--Provided by publisher.
The girl who reads on the métro / Christine Féret-Fleury ; translated from the French by Ros Schwartz.
"In the vein of Amélie and The Little Paris Bookshop, a modern fairytale about a French woman whose life is turned upside down when she meets a reclusive bookseller and his young daughter. Juliette leads a perfectly ordinary life in Paris, working a slow …
The Guardians / John Grisham.
"In the small Florida town of Seabrook, a young lawyer named Keith Russo was shot dead at his desk as he worked late one night. The killer left no clues. There were no witnesses, no one with a motive. But the police soon came to suspect Quincy Miller, …
Island of last resorts / Mary Ellis.
"Kate Weller's boss, Nate Price, has some exciting news: Julian Frazier, a friend of one of the agency's wealthy clients, has invited the Nate Price Investigations team and their partners on a trip of a lifetime to his home on Elysian Island, an exclusive…
Grand union : stories / Zadie Smith.
"Zadie Smith has established herself as one of the most iconic, critically respected, and popular writers of her generation. In her first short story collection, she combines her power of observation and her inimitable voice to mine the fraught and comple…
Olive, again / Elizabeth Strout.
'Funny, wicked and remorseful, Mrs. Kitteridge is a compelling life force, a red blooded original....When she's not onstage, we look forward to her return.' And now Olive Kitteridge has indeed returned, as indomitable as ever, navigating her next decade …
Christmas at Rosie Hopkins' sweetshop : a novel / Jenny Colgan.
"In her comfy cottage nestled in the Derbyshire hills, Rosie Hopkins has good reason to feel a warm blush in her cheeks. With Christmas weeks away, the holiday is being ushered in with England's first glorious snowfall of the season. Her boyfriend, Step…
The mistletoe matchmaker : a novel / Felicity Hayes-McCoy.
"The days are turning colder, and preparations are underway for the Winter Fest. Everyone is hoping for a little holiday magic on the Finfarran Peninsula, and as Cassie Fitzgerald, fresh from Toronto, is about to discover, there's more to the holidays on …
Child's play : a novel / Danielle Steel.
"A senior partner at a prestigious New York law firm, Kate Morgan couldn't be prouder of her three grown children. Tamara, Anthony, and Claire all went to great schools, chose wonderful career paths, and would have made their father proud. A single mother…
Marley : a novel / Jon Clinch.
“Marley was dead, to begin with,” Charles Dickens tells us at the beginning of A Christmas Carol. But in Jon Clinch’s novel, Jacob Marley, business partner to Ebenezer Scrooge, is very much alive: a rapacious and cunning boy who grows up to be a forger, a…
Trinity sight : a novel / Jennifer Givhan.
"Anthropologist Calliope Santiago awakens to find herself in a strange and sinister wasteland, a shadow of the New Mexico she knew. Empty vehicles litter the road. Everyone has disappeared--or almost everyone. Calliope, heavy-bellied with the twins she ca…
Frankissstein : a love story / Jeanette Winterson.
"Lake Geneva, 1816. Nineteen-year-old Mary Shelley is inspired to write a story about a scientist who creates a new life-form. In Brexit Britain, a young transgender doctor called Ry is falling in love with Victor Stein, a celebrated professor leading the…
Sarah Jane / James Sallis.
Sarah Jane Pullman is a good cop with a complicated past. From her small-town chicken-farming roots through her runaway adolescence, court-ordered Army stint, ill-advised marriage and years slinging scrambled eggs over greasy spoon griddles, Sarah Jane un…
Right after the weather / Carol Anshaw.
It's the fall of 2016. Cate, a set designer in her early forties, lives and works in Chicago's theater community. She has stayed too long at the fair and knows it's time to get past her prolonged adolescence and stop taking handouts from her parents. She …
A tall history of sugar / by Curdella Forbes.
"A Tall History of Sugar tells the story of Moshe Fisher, a man who was "born without skin," so that no one is able to tell what race he belongs to; and Arrienne Christie, his quixotic soul mate who makes it her duty in life to protect Moshe from the soci…
Right beside you / Mary Monroe.
"With a successful career, money in the bank, and a solid future, Felicia Hawkins has almost everything she ever wanted. But getting married is the one holiday wish she can't seem to get. And it's not helping that she's hopelessly in love with her co-wo…
Pursuit : a novel of suspense / Joyce Carol Oates.
"As a child, Abby had the same recurring nightmare night after night, in which she wandered through a field ridden with human skulls and bones. Now an adult, Abby thinks she's outgrown her demons until, the evening before her wedding, the terrible dream r…
Ducks, Newburyport / Lucy Ellmann.
"Baking a multitude of tartes tatin for local restaurants, an Ohio housewife contemplates her four kids, husband, cats, and chickens. Also, America's ignoble past and her own regrets. She is surrounded by dead lakes, fake facts, Open Carry maniacs, and oo…
The Dutch house : a novel / Ann Patchett.
"At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to build an immense real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish e…
Red at the bone / Jacqueline Woodson.
"Two families from differennt social classes are joined together by an unexpected pregnancy and the child that it produces. Moving forward and backward in time, with the power of poetry and the emotional richness of a narrative ten times its length, Jacq…
Everything you are : a novel / Kerry Anne King.
"One twist of fate destroyed his life. One twist of fate could restore it. One tragic twist of fate destroyed Braden Healey's hands, his muiscal career, and his family. Now, unable to play, adrift in an alcoholic daze,a nd with only fragmented memories…
The oracle / Jonathan Cahn.
"Embark on a journey to meet the man known as the Oracle, and uncover the mysteries of the age, past and present, and future. You will be shown: a mystery birthed in a Middle Eastern desert over three thousand years ago that is now determining the events…
The nobodies / Liza Palmer.
"If there's one thing Joan Dixon knows about herself, it's that she is a damn good journalist. But when she is laid off from yet another soon-to-be-shuttered newspaper, and even the soulless, listicle-writing online jobs have dried up, she is left with f…
An Amish Christmas kitchen : three novellas celebrating the warmth of the holiday.
"As the weather grows cold and the nights grow long, the cheer and warmth of the Christmas season is a comfort for all of us. This collection from bestselling Amish fiction novelists Leslie Gould, Jan Drexler, and Kate Lloyd celebrates the heart at the c…
Cantoras / Carolina De Robertis.
"From the highly acclaimed, award-winning author of The Gods of Tango, a revolutionary new novel about five wildly different women who, in the midst of the Uruguayan dictatorship, find each other as lovers, friends, and ultimately, family. In 1977 Uruguay…
Doxology : a novel / Nell Zink.
"Two generations of an American family come of age--one before 9/11, one after--in this moving and original novel from the "intellectually restless, uniquely funny" (New York Times Book Review) mind of Nell Zink"--Provided by publisher.