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The king of confidence : a tale of utopian dreamers, frontier schemers, true believers, false prophets, and the murder of an American monarch / Miles Harvey.
"In the summer of 1843, James Strang, a charismatic young lawyer and avowed atheist, vanished from a rural town in New York. Months later he reappeared on the Midwestern frontier and converted to a burgeoning religious movement known as Mormonism. In the …
Operation Vengeance : the astonishing aerial ambush that changed World War II / Dan Hampton.
"In 1943, the United States military began to plan one of the most dramatic secret missions of World War II. Its code name was Operation Vengeance. Naval Intelligence had intercepted the itinerary of Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, the Commander-in-Chief of the…
Finding freedom : Harry and Meghan and the making of a modern royal family / Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand.
"When news of the budding romance between a beloved English prince and an American actress broke, it captured the world’s attention and sparked an international media frenzy. But while the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have continued to make headlines—from t…
The madman theory : Trump takes on the world / Jim Sciutto.
"Richard Nixon tried it first. Hoping to make communist bloc countries uneasy and thus unstable, Nixon let them think he was just crazy enough to nuke them. He called this “the madman theory.” Nearly half a century later, President Trump has employed his …
Making sense : conversations on consciousness, morality, and the future of humanity / Sam Harris.
"Sam Harris—neuroscientist, philosopher, and bestselling author—has been exploring some of the most important questions about the human mind, society, and current events on his podcast, Making Sense. With over one million downloads per episode, these disc…
Becoming Duchess Goldblatt / Anonymous.
"Part memoir and part joyful romp through the fields of imagination, the story behind a beloved pseudonymous Twitter account reveals how a writer deep in grief rebuilt a life worth living. Becoming Duchess Goldblatt is two stories: that of the reclusive …
Entangled life : how fungi make our worlds, change our minds & shape our futures / Merlin Sheldrake.
"When we think of fungi, we likely think of mushrooms. But mushrooms are only fruiting bodies, analogous to apples on a tree. Most fungi live out of sight, yet make up a massively diverse kingdom of organisms that supports and sustains nearly all living s…
Hatemonger : Stephen Miller, Donald Trump, and the white nationalist agenda / Jean Guerrero.
"Stephen Miller is one of the most influential advisors in the White House. He has crafted Donald Trump’s speeches, designed immigration policies that ban Muslims and separate families, and outlasted such Trump stalwarts as Steve Bannon and Jeff Sessions.…
Make change : how to fight injustice, dismantle systemic oppression, and own our future / Shaun King ; foreword by Bernie Sanders.
"As a leader of the Black Lives Matter movement, Shaun King has become one of the most recognizable and powerful voices on the front lines of civil rights in our time. His commitment to reforming the justice system and making America a more equitable plac…
No offense : a novel / Meg Cabot.
"A broken engagement only gave Molly Montgomery additional incentive to follow her dream job from the Colorado Rockies to the Florida Keys. Now, as Little Bridge Island Public Library’s head of children’s services, Molly hopes the messiest thing in her li…
Sweet sorrow / David Nicholls.
"Now: On the verge of marriage and a fresh start, thirty-eight year old Charlie Lewis finds that he can’t stop thinking about the past, and the events of one particular summer. Then: Sixteen-year-old Charlie Lewis is the kind of boy you don’t remember in…
Auntie Poldi and the handsome Antonio / Mario Giordano ; translated by John Brownjohn.
"All the beloved, irascible Auntie Poldi wanted from her Sicilian retirement was time to enjoy the sunshine, a free-flowing supply of wine, and a sultry romance with Chief Inspector Vito Montana. But then her idyll is rudely disrupted by the last person s…
Ok boomer, let's talk : how my generation got left behind / Jill Filipovic.
"Baby Boomers are the most prosperous generation in American history, but their kids are screwed. In just a few short decades health care costs doubled, home ownership rates plummeted, and average student loan debt grew by more than 500 percent. And now…
The highly sensitive parent : be brilliant in your role, even when the world overwhelms you / Elaine N. Aron, Ph.D.
"Parenting is the most valuable and rewarding job in the world, and also one of the most challenging. This is especially true for highly sensitive people. Highly sensitive parents are unusually attuned to their children. They think deeply about every issu…
She will rise : becoming a warrior in the battle for true equality / Katie Hill.
"Powerful women who dare to make mistakes still face swifter and more brutal consequences than men, as the events that precipitated Congressional representative Katie Hill's resignation, in which she was the victim of revenge porn, clearly demonstrate. Bu…
The mystery of Charles Dickens / A.N. Wilson
"Charles Dickens was a superb public performer, a great orator and one of the most famous of the Eminent Victorians. Slight of build, with a frenzied, hyper-energetic personality, Dickens looked much older than his fifty-eight years when he died—an occasi…
The boys' club : a novel / Erica Katz.
"Alex Vogel has always been a high achiever who lived her life by the book--star student and athlete in high school, prelaw whiz in college, Harvard Law School degree. Accepting a dream offer at the prestigious Manhattan law firm of Klasko & Fitch, she pr…
My life as a villainess : essays / Laura Lippman.
"In this collection of new and previously published essays, New York Times bestselling author Laura Lippman offers her take on a woman's life across the decades. Her childhood and school years, her newspaper career, her experiences as a novelist--Lippman …
The beauty of broken things / Victoria Connelly.
"After the tragic loss of his wife, Helen, Luke Hansard is desperate to keep her memory alive. In an effort to stay close to her, he reaches out to an online friend Helen often mentioned--a reclusive photographer with a curious interest in beautiful but b…
Meghan and Harry : the real story / Lady Colin Campbell.
"The fall from popular grace of Prince Harry, the previously adulated brother of the heir to the British throne, as a consequence of his marriage to the beautiful and dynamic Hollywood actress and "Suits" star Meghan Markle, makes for fascinating reading …
On corruption in America : and what it is at stake / Sarah Chayes.
"Now, bringing to bear all of her knowledge, grasp, sense of history and observation, Sarah Chayes writes in her new book, that the United States is showing signs similar to some of the most corrupt countries in the world. Corruption, as Chayes sees it, i…
Blood on the river : a chronicle of mutiny and freedom on the Wild Coast / Marjoleine Kars.
"On Sunday, February 27, 1763, thousands of slaves in the Dutch colony of Berbice—in present-day Guyana—launched a massive rebellion that came amazingly close to succeeding. Surrounded by jungle and savannah, the revolutionaries (many of them African-born…
Grand : a memoir / Sara Schaefer.
"When Sara Schaefer is in first grade, her father warns her to always tell the truth because one lie leads to another and soon you will find yourself in a hole you can't escape. A few years later, the Schaefer family is completely upended when it's reveal…
The lazy genius way : embrace what matters, ditch what doesn't, and get stuff done / Kendra Adachi.
"The chorus of 'shoulds' is loud. You should enjoy the moment, dream big, have it all, get up before the sun, track your water consumption, go on date nights, and be the best. Or maybe you should ignore what people think, live on dry shampoo, be a neglige…
I have something to say : mastering the art of public speaking in an age of disconnection / by John Bowe.
"In 2010, award-winning journalist John Bowe learned that his cousin Bill, a longtime extreme recluse living in his parents’ basement, had, at the age of fifty-nine, overcome a lifetime of shyness and isolation—and gotten happily married. Bill credited hi…
Evil geniuses : the unmaking of America : a recent history / Kurt Andersen.
"During the twentieth century, America managed to make its economic and social systems both more and more fair and more and more prosperous. A huge, secure, and contented middle class emerged. All boats rose together. But then the New Deal gave way to the…
Veritas : a Harvard professor, a con man, and the Gospel of Jesus's Wife / Ariel Sabar.
"In 2012, Dr. Karen King, a star professor at the Harvard Divinity School, announced a blockbuster discovery at a scholarly conference just steps from the Vatican: She had found an ancient fragment of papyrus in which Jesus calls Mary Magdalene "my wife."…
Belabored : a vindication of the rights of pregnant women / Lyz Lenz.
"Written with a blend of wit, snark, and raw intimacy, Belabored is an impassioned and irreverent defense of the autonomy, rights, and dignity of pregnant people. Lenz shows how religious, historical, and cultural myths about pregnancy have warped the way…
Appalachian fall : dispatches from coal country on what's ailing America / Jeff Young and the Ohio Valley ReSource.
"A searing, on-the-ground examination of the collapsing coal industry—and the communities left behind—in the midst of economic and environmental crisis. Despite fueling a century of American progress, the people at the heart of coal country are being lef…
Dead man dancing / John Galligan.
"It’s a time for celebration in Bad Axe County as the town gathers for the annual Syttende Mai—or Norwegian Independence Day—festival. During this rollicking family-oriented event filled with dancing and food, Sheriff Heidi Kick discovers a dark and shock…
A traveler at the gates of wisdom : a novel / John Boyne.
"This story starts with a family. For now, it is a father and a mother with two sons. One with his father's violence in his blood. One with his mother's artistry. One leaves. One stays. They will be joined by others whose deeds will determine their fate. …
The key lime crime / Lucy Burdette.
"When a fierce rivalry between key lime pie bakers leads to a pastry chef’s murder, food critic Hayley Snow is fit to be pied. During the week between Christmas and New Year’s, the year-round population of Key West, Florida, faces a tsunami of tourists a…
Private means : a novel / Cree LeFavour.
"A deliciously compulsive first novel from the critically acclaimed author of the memoir Lights On, Rats Out, Private Means follows two married intellectuals who find themselves at odds with one another and dare to look elsewhere for intimacy and thrills.…
A private cathedral / James Lee Burke.
"On his way to visit an inmate at a Texas prison who has promised him information, Detective Dave Robicheaux stops off at an amusement park to watch a teenaged Elvis-like rock-and-roller from his hometown of New Iberia named Johnny Shondell playing to a c…
Alone together : love, grief, and comfort during the time of COVID-19 / edited by Jennifer Haupt.
Alone Together is "a collection of essays, poems, and interviews to serve as a lifeline for negotiating how to connect and thrive during this stressful time of isolation as well as a historical perspective that will remain relevant for years to come. All …
Fire on the island : a romantic thriller / Timothy Jay Smith.
"Fire on the island is a playful, romantic thriller set in contemporary Greece, with a gay Greek-American FBI agent, who is undercover on the island to investigate a series of mysterious fires. Set against the very real refugee crisis on the beautiful, su…
The unicorn handbook : a spellbinding collection of literature, lore, art, recipes, and projects / Carolyn Turgeon.
A complete guide to the world of unicorns covering fashion and beauty; arts and culture; home, food, and entertaining with step-by-step crafts and recipes.
The fixed stars : a memoir / Molly Wizenberg.
"At age 36, while serving on a jury, author Molly Wizenberg found herself drawn to a female attorney she hardly knew. Married to a man for nearly a decade and mother to a toddler, Wizenberg tried to return to her life as she knew it, but something inside …
Creating Anna Karenina : Tolstoy and the birth of literature's most enigmatic heroine / Bob Blaisdell ; foreword by Boris Dralyuk.
"The story behind the origins of Anna Karenina and the turbulent life and times of Leo Tolstoy. Anna Karenina is one of the most nuanced characters in world literature and we return to her, and the novel she propels, again and again. Remarkably, there ha…
Universe of two : a novel / Stephen P Kiernan.
"Graduating from Harvard at the height of World War II, brilliant mathematician Charlie Fisk is assigned to the Manhattan Project. Working with some of the age's greatest scientific minds, including J. Robert Oppenheimer, Enrico Fermi, and Leo Szilard, Ch…
Unspeakable acts : true tales of crime, murder, deceit, and obsession / [edited by] Sarah Weinman ; with an introduction by Patrick Radden Keefe
"Sarah Weinman brings together an exemplary collection of recent true crime tales. She culls together some of the most refreshing and exciting contemporary journalists and chroniclers of crime working today. Michelle Dean’s “Dee Dee Wanted Her Daughter T…
Entitled : how male privilege hurts women / Kate Manne.
"In this bold and stylish critique, Cornell philosopher Kate Manne offers a radical new framework for understanding misogyny. Ranging widely across the culture, from Harvey Weinstein and the Brett Kavanaugh hearings to 'Cat Person' and the political misfo…
Eliot Ness and the mad butcher : hunting America's deadliest unidentified serial killer at the dawn of modern criminology / Max Allan Collins and A. Brad Schwartz.
"Eliot Ness and the Mad Butcher presents "a true detective tale of the highest standard: the haunting story of Eliot Ness's forgotten final case–his years-long hunt for 'The Mad Butcher of Kingsbury Run,' a serial killer who terrorized Cleveland through t…
Leave it as it is : a journey through Theodore Roosevelt's American wilderness / David Gessner.
"'Leave it as it is,' Theodore Roosevelt announced while viewing the Grand Canyon for the first time. “The ages have been at work on it and man can only mar it.” Roosevelt’s rallying cry signaled the beginning of an environmental fight that still wages to…
Wandering in strange lands : a daughter of the Great Migration reclaims her roots / Morgan Jerkins.
"Between 1916 and 1970, six million black Americans left their rural homes in the South for jobs in cities in the North, West, and Midwest in a movement known as The Great Migration. But while this event transformed the complexion of America and provided …
We are all the same in the dark : a novel / Julia Heaberlin.
"It’s been a decade since Trumanell Branson disappeared, leaving only a bloody handprint behind. Her pretty face still hangs like a watchful queen on the posters on the walls of the town’s Baptist church, the police station, and in the high school. They a…
Lone Jack trail / Owen Laukkanen.
"Could your closest friend be a killer? When a body washes up outside Deception Cove, Washington, Jess Winslow-once a US Marine, now a trainee sheriff’s deputy-is assigned to investigate. But when she realizes it’s 'Bad' Brock Boyd, a hometown celebrity …
Kiss my cupcake / Helena Hunting.
"Blaire Calloway has planned every Instagram-worthy moment of her cupcake and cocktails shop launch down to the tiniest detail. What she didn't plan on? Ronan Knight and his old-school sports bar next door opening on the very same day. He may be super swo…
The lost jewels : a novel / Kirsty Manning.
"When respected American jewelry historian, Kate Kirby, receives a call about the Cheapside jewels, she knows she’s on the brink of the experience of a lifetime. But the trip to London forces Kate to explore secrets that have long been buried by her own f…
Migrations / Charlotte McConaghy.
"Franny Stone has always been a wanderer. By following the ocean's tides and the birds that soar above, she can forget the losses that have haunted her life. But when the wild she so loves begins to disappear, Franny can no longer wander without a destina…
The midwife murders / James Patterson and Richard DiLallo.
"A missing patient is a hosptial ward's worst nightmare--until even more diappear. To Senior Midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it’s her life’s work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a universi…
You had me at hola : a novel / Alexis Daria.
"Leading Ladies do not end up on tabloid covers. After a messy public breakup, soap opera darling Jasmine Lin Rodriguez finds her face splashed across the tabloids. When she returns to her hometown of New York City to film the starring role in a bilingual…
Cruel acts / Jane Casey.
A year ago, Leo Stone was convicted of murdering two women and sentenced to life in prison. Now he's been freed on a technicality, and he's protesting his innocence. DS Maeve Kerrigan and DI Josh Derwent are determined to put Stone back behind bars where …
A star is dead / Elaine Viets.
Hollywood diva Jessica Gray is finishing the last leg of her one-woman show in St Louis, Missouri, and the nearby town of Chouteau Forest is dazzled. During the show she humiliates three homeless women, fires her entourage and makes a bitter enemy of the…
You can go home now : a novel / Michael Elias.
Nina is a tough Queens detective with a series of cold case homicides on her desk - men whose widows had the same alibi: they were living in Artemis, a battered women's shelter, when their husbands were killed. Nina goes undercover into Artemis. Though s…
One hundred dogs & counting : one woman, ten thousand miles, and a journey into the heart of shelters and rescues / Cara Sue Achterberg.
"From North Carolina where pit bulls fill the shelters and heart-worm rages to Tennessee where dogs are left forgotten in pounds and on to Alabama where unlikely heroes fight in a state that has largely forsaken its responsibilities to its animals, Cara m…
I got a monster : the rise and fall of America's most corrupt police squad / Baynard Woods and Brandon Soderberg.
"The explosive true story of America's most corrupt police unit, the Gun Trace Task Force (GTTF), which terrorized the city of Baltimore for half a decade. When Baltimore police sergeant Wayne Jenkins said he had a monster, he meant he had found a big-ti…
The perfect father : the true story of Chris Watts, his all-American family, and a shocking murder / John Glatt.
"In the early morning hours of August 13th, 2018, Shanann Watts was dropped off at her Frederick, Colorado home by a colleague after returning from a business trip. It was the last time anyone would see her alive. By the next day, Shanann and her two youn…
Donald Trump and his assault on truth : the President's falsehoods, misleading claims and flat-out lies / the Washington Post ; Glenn Kessler, editor and chief wrtier of The Washington Post Fact Checker ; Salvador Rizzo, Meg Kelly, reporters for The Fact Checker.
"In perilous times, facts, expertise, and truth are indispensable. President Trump’s flagrant disregard for the truth and his self-aggrandizing exaggerations, specious misstatements, and bald-faced lies have been rigorously documented and debunked since t…
Fire in the blood : a novel / Perry O'Brien.
"While overseas fighting in the Afghan war, U.S. Army soldier Coop--a man haunted by the things he has seen and done in the war--is told that his wife has been killed back home in the States. The ticking of the clock begins as Coop is given a brief leave …
The Order of the Pure Moon reflected in water / Zen Cho.
A bandit walks into a coffeehouse, and it all goes downhill from there. Guet Imm, a young votary of the Order of the Pure Moon, joins up with an eclectic group of thieves (whether they like it or not) in order to protect a sacred object, and finds herself…
Team of five : the presidents club in the age of Trump / Kate Andersen Brower.
"After serving the highest office of American government, five men--Jimmy Carter, the late George H. W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama--became members of the world's most exclusive fraternity. In Team of Five, Kate Andersen Brower go…
The bitter and sweet of cherry season : a novel / Molly Fader.
Everything Hope knows about the Orchard House is from the stories of her late mother. So when she arrives at the northern Michigan family estate late one night with a terrible secret and her ten-year-old daughter in tow, she's not sure if she'll be welcom…
Inferno : a memoir of motherhood and madness / Catherine Cho.
"When Catherine Cho and her husband set off from London to introduce their newborn son to family scattered across the United States, she could not have imagined what lay in store. Before the trip’s end, she develops psychosis, a complete break from realit…
Being Lolita : a memoir / Alisson Wood.
"A dark romance evolves between a high schooler and her English teacher in this breathtakingly powerful memoir about a young woman who must learn to rewrite her own story. 'Have you ever read Lolita?' So begins seventeen-year-old Alisson’s metamorphosis f…
Owls of the eastern ice : a quest to find and save the world's largest owl / Jonathan C. Slaght.
"When he was just a fledgling birdwatcher, Jonathan C. Slaght had a chance encounter with one of the most mysterious birds on Earth. Bigger than any owl he knew, it looked like a small bear with decorative feathers. He snapped a quick photo and shared it …
The first to lie / Hank Phillippi Ryan.
"We all have our reasons for being who we are--but what if being someone else could get you what you want? After a devastating betrayal, a young woman sets off on an obsessive path to justice, no matter what dark family secrets are revealed. What she does…
Luster / Raven Leilani.
"No one wants what no one wants. And how do we even know what we want? How do we know we’re ready to take it? Edie is stumbling her way through her twenties—sharing a subpar apartment in Bushwick, clocking in and out of her admin job, making a series of …
Under pressure / Robert Pobi.
"A series of deadly explosions rock the city of New York and with too many victims and no known motive, the F.B.I. turns once again to Dr. Lucas Page in Robert Pobi's Under Pressure. On a beautiful October evening, New York City's iconic Guggenheim Museum…
The friendship list / Susan Mallery.
"Two best friends jump-start their lives in a summer that will change them forever. Single mom Ellen Fox couldn’t be more content—until she overhears her son saying he can’t go to his dream college because she needs him too much. If she wants him to live…
The cabinets of Barnaby Mayne / Elsa Hart.
"London, 1703. In a time when the old approaches to science coexist with the new, one elite community attempts to understand the world by collecting its wonders. Sir Barnaby Mayne, the most formidable of these collectors, has devoted his life to filling h…
Brown album : essays on exile and identity / Porochista Khakpour.
"Novelist Porochista Khakpour's family moved to Los Angeles after fleeing the Iranian Revolution, giving up their successes only to be greeted by an alienating culture. Growing up as an immigrant in America means that one has to make one's way through a c…
The unexpected guest : how a homeless man from the streets of L.A. redefined our home / Michael Konik.
"For years, 'Fisher King Mike' wandered L.A., preaching to his people. On occasion he'd share an open mic night with Michael Konik, who offered a curious and sympathetic ear, particularly when the Fisher King lamented his separation from his wife (who he …
Saving the last rhinos : the life of a frontline conservationist / Grant Fowlds and Graham Spence.
"Growing up on a farm in the eastern Cape of South Africa, Grant developed a deep love of nature, turning his back on the hunting to focus on saving wildlife of all kinds and the environment that sustains both of them and us. He is a passionate conservati…
Laugh lines : my life helping funny people be funnier : a cultural memoir / Alan Zweibel.
"Alan Zweibel started his comedy career selling jokes for seven dollars apiece to the last of the Borscht Belt standups. Then one night, despite bombing on stage, he caught the attention of Lorne Michaels and became one of the first writers at Saturday Ni…
Love in the blitz : the long-lost letters of a brilliant young woman to her beloved on the front / Eileen Alexander ; edited by David McGowan and David Crane ; foreword by Oswyn Murray.
This extraordinary glimpse of life in London during World War II is told through recently discovered letters written by a young woman to her university beau as she tries to carve a place for herself in a time of uncertainty, providing a vivid and personal…
Dad jokes for new Dads! : embarrass your kids early! / Jimmy Niro.
With over 500 brand new jokes on a range of topics to get dads ready to embarrass their children--and most importantly--embarrass them early, this laugh-out-loud book is a hilarious title perfect for baby showers and Father's Day! Dad Jokes for New Dads i…
Damaged heritage : the Elaine Race Massacre and a story of reconciliation / J. Chester Johnson ; foreword by Sheila L. Walker.
An illuminating journey to racial reconciliation experienced by two Americans--one black and one white.
Fathoms : the world in the whale / Rebecca Giggs.
"When writer Rebecca Giggs encountered a humpback whale stranded on her local beachfront in Australia, she began to wonder how the lives of whales reflect the condition of our oceans. Fathoms : The World in the Whale blends natural history, philosophy, an…
For the love of Europe : my favorite places, people and stories / Rick Steves.
"Join Rick as he's swept away by a fado singer in Lisbon, learns the dangers of falling in love with a gondolier in Venice, and savors a cheese course in the Loire Valley. Contemplate the mysteries of centuries-old stone circles in England, dangle from a …
Wisdom from a humble jellyfish : and other self-care rituals from nature / Rani Shah ; illustrations by Gemma Correll.
"We could all learn a thing or two about living in balance from our friends in the plant and animal kingdom. Take, for example, the jellyfish, one of the most energy-efficient animals in the world, moving through the ocean by contracting and relaxing, wit…
You exist too much : a novel / Zaina Arafat.
Told in vignettes that occur in American and Middle East settings, a debut novel follows the experiences of a young Palestinian-American who is marginalized for her sexual orientation before the traumas of her past drive her toward self-destructive impuls…
The new chardonnay : the unlikely story of how marijuana went mainstream / Heather Cabot.
"A fascinating journey into the booming business of legal cannabis: the first deeply reported story of how marijuana shed its stigma and came to be embraced by new and unlikely enthusiasts, from "Chardonnay Moms," to health and wellness fanatics, to aging…
Horse crazy : the story of a woman and a world in love with an animal / Sarah Maslin Nir.
"It may surprise you to learn that there are over seven million horses in America—even more than when they were the only means of transportation—and nearly two million horse owners. Acclaimed journalist and avid equestrian Sarah Maslin Nir is one of them;…
This is your brain on food : an indispensable guide to the surprising foods that fight depression, anxiety, PTSD, OCD, ADHD, and more / Uma Naidoo, MD.
A Harvard-trained psychiatrist, Cornell nutrition specialist, and professional chef shares actionable dietary recommendations and brain-healthy recipes for foods that can support the treatments of common psychological and cognitive health challenges, from…
The book of Atlantis Black : the search for a sister gone missing / a memoir by Betsy Bonner.
"Reminiscent of Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich's The Fact of a Body and Maggie Nelson's The Red Parts, a perfect balance of memoir and true crime, The Book of Atlantis Black will have you questioning facts, rooting for secrets, and asking what it means to k…
You're fired : the perfect guide to beating Donald Trump / Paul Begala.
“You’re fired!” Donald Trump became famous bellowing those words in a make-believe boardroom. In November, tens of millions of Americans want to yell it right back at him. Yet Trump has seemed to almost defy the laws of political physics. Paul Begala, one…
Live free or die : America (and the world) on the brink / Sean Hannity.
"America's top rated cable news host and New York Times bestselling author offers his first book in ten years, a rousing look at contemporary politics in his trademark take-no-prisoners style"--Provided by publisher.
What girls need : how to raise bold, courageous, and resilient women / Marisa Porges, PhD.
""A powerful book about how we can raise girls to become bold, ambitious women." --Adam Grant A former White House strategist and fighter jet pilot now at the helm of one of the premier schools for girls in the country illuminates the ways parents and edu…
Break the good girl myth : how to dismantle outdated rules, unleash your power, and design a more purposeful life / Majo Molfino.
"In Break the Good Girl Myth, women's leadership expert and podcast host Majo Molfino shares how design thinking methods can help women identify and dismantle the self-sabotaging myths that negatively impact their work, relationships, and wellbeing"--Prov…
Chasing the light : writing, directing, and surviving Platoon, Midnight express, Scarface, Salvador, and the movie game / Oliver Stone.
"An intimate memoir by the controversial and outspoken Oscar-winning director and screenwriter about his complicated New York childhood, volunteering for combat, and his struggles and triumphs making such films as Platoon, Midnight Express, and Scarface. …
Ripped from the headlines! : the shocking true stories behind the movies' most memorable crimes / Harold Schechter.
"The necktie murders in Alfred Hitchcock's Frenzy; Chicago's Jazz Age crime of passion; the fatal hookup in Looking for Mr. Goodbar; the high school horrors committed by the costumed slasher in Scream. These and other cinematic crimes have become part of …
The lost pianos of Siberia / Sophy Roberts.
"Siberia's story is traditionally one of exiles, penal colonies, and unmarked graves. Yet there is another tale to tell. Dotted throughout this remote land are pianos--grand instruments created during the boom years of the nineteenth century, as well as h…
The Buddhist on death row : how one man found light in the darkest place / David Sheff.
"The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Boy explores the transformation of Jarvis Jay Masters who became one of America's most respected Buddhist practitioners during his two decades in solitary confinement in San Quentin"--Provided by publ…
Choppy water / Stuart Woods.
"Stone Barrington and his friends are vacationing in Maine when their leisure is suddenly disrupted by extreme weather. To make matters worse, the inclement conditions allow for a menacing adversary to sneak in unnoticed and deliver a chilling message. So…
Cry baby / Mark Billingham.
"In the summer of 1996, two boys run from a playground into the adjoining woods, but only one comes out. DS Tom Thorne takes on a case that quickly spirals out of control when two people connected with the missing boy are murdered. As London prepares to h…
Deadlock / Catherine Coulter.
"When Rebekah Manvers is contacted by Zoltan, a medium who claims she's received a message from Rebekah's now-dead grandfather, she believes the woman is a charlatan. But if sho, how does Zoltan know about the secrets Rebekah's grandfather entrusted her …
The silent wife : a novel / Karin Slaughter.
Investigating a brutal murder that eerily resembles another from years earlier, Will Trent reopens the case of a possibly wrongly convicted prisoner before teaming up with medical examiner Sara Linton to hunt down the true killer.
The palace / Christopher Reich.
"Life is good for Rafael de Bourbon. The forty-year-old Spaniard recently married to a wealthy English beauty, and is days away from opening a luxury boutique hotel off the southern coast of Thailand. But when the Royal Thai Police storm the hotel and arr…
The patient / Jasper DeWitt.
"In a series of online posts, Parker H., a young psychiatrist, chronicles the harrowing account of his time working at a dreary mental hospital in New England. Through this internet message board, Parker hopes to communicate with the world his effort to c…
The lions of Fifth Avenue : a novel / Fiona Davis.
"It's 1913, and on the surface, Laura Lyons couldn't ask for more out of life-her husband is the superintendent of the New York Public Library, allowing their family to live in an apartment within the grand building, and they are blessed with two children…
The hollow ones / Guillermo Del Toro and Chuck Hogan.
Forced to shoot her suddenly violent partner, rookie FBI agent Odessa Hardwicke witnesses the escape of a shadowy form from the deceased agent's body, and embarks on a sanity-risking investigation into a centuries-old being.
The lantern men : a Ruth Galloway mystery / Elly Griffiths.
"Forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway changed her life--until a convicted killer tells her that four of his victims were never found, drawing her back to the place she left behind"--Provided by publisher.
The daughters of Erietown : a novel / Connie Schultz.
"In the 1950s, Ellie and Brick are teenagers in love. A basketball star, Brick could escape his abusive father and be the first person in his working-class family to go to college. But when Ellie becomes pregnant, they marry, she gives up her dream of nur…
Members only / Sameer Pandya.
"First the white members of Raj Bhatt’s posh tennis club call him racist. Then his life falls apart. Along the way, he wonders: where does he, a brown man, belong in America? Raj Bhatt is often unsure of where he belongs. Having moved to America from Bom…
Love after love : a novel / Ingrid Persaud.
"After Betty Ramdin's abusive husband dies, she invites a colleague, Mr. Chetan, to move in with her and her son, Solo, as their lodger. Over time, these three form an unconventional family, loving each other deeply and depending upon one another. Then, o…
A most beautiful thing : the true story of America's first all-black high school rowing team / Arshay Cooper.
"Growing up on Chicago's Westside in the 90's, Arshay Cooper knows the harder side of life. The street corners are full of gangs, the hallways of his apartment complex are haunted by junkies he calls "zombies" with strung out arms, clutching at him as he …
The demagogue's playbook : the battle for American democracy from the founders to Trump / Eric A. Posner.
"Cuts through the hyperbole and hysteria that often distorts assessments of our republic, particularly at this time." - Alan Taylor, winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for History What-and who-is a demagogue? How did America's Founders envision the preside…
Unvarnished : a gimlet-eyed look at life behind the bar / Eric Alperin and Deborah Stoll.
"Eric Alperin and Deborah Stoll give readers a peek inside the joys, pains, and peculiarities of life behind the stick"--Provided by publisher.
Protocol : the power of diplomacy and how to make it work for you / Capricia Penavic Marshall.
"President Obama's former White House Chief of Protocol looks at why diplomacy and etiquette matter-and what they can do for you"--Provided by publisher.
Mexican Gothic / Silvia Moreno-Garcia.
"The acclaimed author of Gods of Jade and Shadow returns with a darkly enchanting reimagining of Gothic fantasy, in which a spirited young woman discovers the haunting secrets of a beautiful old mansion in 1950s Mexico"--Provided by publisher.
Shadow fall / Alexander Freed.
"News of the New Republic’s victory still reverberates through the galaxy. In its wake, the capital ships of the newly legitimized galactic government journey to the farthest stars, seeking out and crushing the remnants of imperial tyranny. But some old g…
A declaration of the rights of magicians / H.G. Parry.
"A sweeping tale of revolution and wonder in a world not quite like our own. It is the Age of Enlightenment--of new and magical political movements, from the mesmer Robespierre calling for revolution in France, to the weather-mage Toussaint L'Ouverture le…
28 summers : a novel / Elin Hilderbrand.
A tale inspired by the film "Same Time Next Year" follows a man's discovery of his mother's long-term relationship with the husband of a Presidential frontrunner.
The taste of sugar : a novel / Marisel Vera.
"Marisel Vera emerges as a major voice of contemporary fiction with a heart- wrenching novel set in Puerto Rico on the eve of the Spanish-American War. It is 1898, and groups of starving Puerto Ricans, los hambrientos, roam the parched countryside and dus…
More miracle than bird / Alice Miller.
"On the eve of World War I, Georgie Hyde-Lees-on her own for the first time-is introduced to the acclaimed poet W. B. Yeats at a soirée in London. Although Yeats is famously eccentric and many years her senior, Georgie is drawn to him, and when he extends…
Belladonna / Anbara Salam.
"For readers of Elena Ferrante and Sally Rooney, a lush, coming-of-age novel set in 1950s Italy that stares into the heart of longing and at the friendships that have the power to save and destroy us. Isabella is beautiful, inscrutable, and popular. Her b…
Shadows of Foxworth / V.C. Andrews.
"Forbidden passions have been the hallmark of the Dollanganger clan since Flowers in the Attic debuted more than forty years ago. In this third book of a new related trilogy, witness the birth of the Dollanganger curse as Corrine Foxworth’s children learn…
American demon / Kim Harrison.
"A thrilling return to the #1 New York Times bestselling urban fantasy series, continuing Rachel Morgan's story. RACHEL MORGAN IS BACK--AND THE HOLLOWS WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. What happens after you've saved the world? Well, if you're Rachel Mariana Morga…
The art of her deal : the untold story of Melania Trump / Mary Jordan.
"Traces Melania's journey from Slovenia, where her family stood out for their nonconformity, to her days as a fledgling model known for steering clear of the industry's hard-partying scene, to a tiny living space in Manhattan she shared platonically with …
Disability visibility : first-person stories from the twenty-first century / edited by Alice Wong.
"A groundbreaking collection of first-person writing on the joys and challenges of the modern disability experience: Disability Visibility brings together the voices of activists, authors, lawyers, politicians, artists, and everyday people whose daily liv…
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez : the life, times, and rise of
"Not long ago, no one could even imagine a twenty-eight-year-old Latina upstart running for Congress representing Queens and the Bronx: It required facing the city’s nearly all-white, all-male political machine. But since Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez graced t…
Maxine Waters : the life, times and rise of
"Maxine Waters is an icon, an acolyte of legendary firebrands like Shirley Chisholm, Tupac, and Malcolm X. Born in St. Louis to a single mom, Maxine has fought for equality for decades. You probably know her for calling out the crimes and corruption in …
Elizabeth Warren : the life, times, and rise of Warren, aka the boss / Brenda Jones and Krishan Trotman.
"All hail Queen Elizabeth! She's a 'queen' but not a monarch. She's spent her life fighting to create a more equal society and took a winding road to politics. Quality public education? Check. Single motherhood? Check. Tenure at Harvard Law? You b…
Nancy Pelosi : the life, times, and rise of Madam Speaker, aka the OG / Brenda Jones and Krishan Trotman.
Part of a four-book series celebrating women in congress, this biography of the historic, trailblazing Speaker of the House describes how being the daughter of a Congressman and Democratic party organizer in Maryland prepared her to play the political gam…
A convenient death : the mysterious demise of Jeffrey Epstein / Alana Goodman and Daniel Halper.
"Alana Goodman and Daniel Halper search for the truth of what really happened to Jeffrey Epstein. With access to Epstein's victims and lawyers, to doctors, Wall Street insiders and law enforcement officers, they reveal the dirty secrets and sinister ties …
A more perfect reunion : race, integration, and the future of America / Calvin Baker.
"For four centuries, Americans have found ways to live in a system of racial tyranny and apartheid. We tell ourselves that we know better, but with each generation, too many of us have been satisfied with doing just a little, deciding that the rest is a q…
Billion dollar burger : inside big tech's race for the future of food / Chase Purdy.
"The riveting story of the entrepreneurs and renegades fighting to bring lab-grown meat to the world. The trillion-dollar meat industry is one of our greatest environmental hazards; it pollutes more than all the world's fossil-fuel-powered cars. Global an…
Use the power you have : a brown woman's guide to politics and political change / Pramila Jayapal.
"In November 2016, Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, the first Indian American woman to serve in that role. Two years later, the "fast-rising Democratic star and determined critic of President Donald Trump," accordin…
Democracy in one book or less : how it works, why it doesn't, and why fixing it is easier than you think / David Litt.
"The democracy you live in today is different—completely different—from the democracy you were born into. You probably don't realize just how radically your republic has been altered during your lifetime. Yet more than any policy issue, political trend, o…
The first time : finding myself and looking for love on reality TV / Colton Underwood.
"The fan-favorite bachelor opens up about his childhood and goes behind the scenes of his dramatic and unconventional experience on the beloved reality show"--Provided by publisher.
Lost companions : reflections on the death of pets / Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson.
"A heartfelt exploration of human grief after the loss of a pet by the New York Times bestselling author of Dogs Never Lie About Love. Over 84 million Americans-almost 3/4 of the US population-own a pet, and our society is still learning how to recognize …
Age later : health span, life span, and the new science of longevity / Nir Barzilai, M.D. with Toni Robino.
"How do some people avoid the slowing down, deteriorating, and weakening that plagues many of their peers decades earlier? Are they just lucky? Or do they know something the rest of us don't? Is it possible to grow older without getting sicker? What if yo…
Pure invention : how Japan's pop culture conquered the world / Matt Alt.
"The Walkman. Karaoke. Pikachu. Pac-Man. Akira. Emoji. We've all fallen in love with one or another of Japan's pop-culture creations, from the techy to the wild to the super-kawaii. But as Japanese media veteran Matt Alt proves in this brilliant investiga…
Incomparable / Brie & Nikki Bella.
"As twins, the Bellas have always competed. Legend has it that Nikki drop-kicked Brie in the womb so that she could make her grand entrance first. But the rest of the world often treated them as identical and even interchangeable, so they decided to do so…
Exercise of power : American failures, successes, and a new path forward in the post-Cold War world / Robert M. Gates.
"Since the end of the Cold War, the global perception of the United States has progressively morphed from dominant international leader to disorganized entity, seemingly unwilling to accept the mantle of leadership or unable to govern itself effectively. …
Fear is a choice : tackling life's challenges with dignity, faith, and determination / James Conner ; with Tiffany Yecke Brooks.
"During his first two years at the University of Pittsburgh, running back James Conner became one of the Panthers’ biggest stars, breaking records and winning the adoration of fans. Then, in the first game of his junior year, disaster struck in the form o…
Empty : a memoir / Susan Burton.
"For almost thirty years, Susan Burton hid her obsession with food and the secret life of compulsive eating and starving that dominated her adolescence. This is the relentlessly honest, fiercely intelligent story of living with both anorexia and binge-eat…
Trump and the American future : solving the great problems of our time / Newt Gingrich and Louie Brogdon.
The former Speaker of the House explains what is at stake in the 2020 elections and why he believes Donald Trump must be re-elected.
See no stranger : a memoir and manifesto of revolutionary love / Valarie Kaur.
"We have entered a new era in America--dangerous, divided, and uncertain. In a moment when people are hungry for meaningful ways to respond to the ascent of nationalism, polarization and hate in the U.S. and around the globe, this book answers the central…
Rigged : America, Russia, and one hundred years of covert electoral interference / David Shimer.
Presents a judicious history of covert foreign interference in world elections since the Cold War that discusses Russia's role in America's 2016 presidential election and why the threat is greater than ever in 2020.
Begin again : James Baldwin's America and its urgent lessons for our own / Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
"We live, according to Eddie S. Glaude Jr., in a moment when the struggles of Black Lives Matter and the attempt to achieve a new America have been challenged by the election of Donald Trump, a president whose victory represents yet another failure of Ame…
The girl from Widow Hills : a novel / Megan Miranda.
"From the New York Times bestselling author of "The Last House Guest"-a Reese's Book Club pick-comes a riveting new novel of psychological suspense about a young woman plagued by night terrors after a childhood trauma who wakes one evening to find a corps…
Don't turn around : a novel / Jessica Barry.
Cait and Rebecca, each with secrets to protect, find their lives in danger while on a desolate road in the New Mexico dessert and must learn to trust one another.
The half sister / Sandie Jones.
"From the New York Times bestselling author of the Hello Sunshine Book Club pick The Other Woman, comes a compelling new domestic suspense novel about a family who is forever changed when a stranger arrives at their door. THE TRUTH Sisters Kate and Lauren…
Seven lies / Elizabeth Kay.
"Jane and Marnie have been inseparable since they were eleven. Growing up, they shared everything, they knew the other's deepest secrets, and they wouldn't have had it any other way. Jane was always happiest when it was just the two of them; in fact, she …
The persuasion / Iris Johansen.
"Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan and ex-Navy Seal Joe Quinn are about to give Seth Caleb their trust for the most important duty of his life: keeping their daughter, Jane, safe at any cost. Her talent as an artist has brought her to the attention of a brilli…
Hush / James Patterson and Candice Fox.
An imprisoned ex-cop seeking justice for her brother's murder is offered her freedom in exchange for helping the Deputy Police Commissioner who put her away rescue his missing daughter and grandchild.
The stone girl : a novel / Dirk Wittenborn.
"The Lost Boys had numbers and firepower, but Evie Quimby knew the wilderness. For several generations, an elite circle of rich and powerful men has, by malfeasance, murder, and marriage, built a secret and impregnable empire. They call themselves The Los…
Stranger in the lake / Kimberly Belle.
"When Charlotte married the wealthy widower Paul, it caused a ripple of gossip in their small lakeside town. They have a charmed life together, despite the cruel whispers about her humble past and his first marriage. But everything starts to unravel when …
The summer house / James Patterson and Brendan DuBois.
"For seven murder victims, death comes in the dark. Once a luxurious southern getaway on a rustic lake, then reduced to a dilapidated crash pad, the Summer House is now the grisly scene of a nighttime mass murder. Eyewitnesses point to four Army Rangers—…
Safe : a novel / S.K. Barnett.
"A kidnapped girl returns home after twelve years away--but coming home may not be as easy as she thought in this roller coaster ride of lies, betrayal, and secrets that just might be the twistiest thriller you'll read all year. Jenny Kristal was six year…
Tom Clancy firing point / Mike Maden.
"While on vacation in Barcelona, Jack Ryan, Jr. is surprised to run into an old friend at a small café. A first, Renee Moore seems surprised to see Jack, but then she just seems irritated and distracted. After making plans to meet later, Jack leaves, only…
The last flight : a novel / Julie Clark.
"Fans of Lisa Jewell and Liv Constantine will love The Last Flight, a novel focusing on two women who meet in an airport, both alone, both scared, and both urgently needing an escape from their lives. Claire Cook has a husband whose temper burns as bright…
The silence : a novel / Susan Allott.
Reluctantly returning to her Sydney hometown when her father is implicated in a disappearance from 30 years earlier, Isla confronts devastating secrets about her parents and their long-ago next-door neighbors.
The art of deception / Leonard Goldberg.
"In the west end of London, an apparently crazed individual is on the loose, breaking into art galleries and private homes to slash valuable paintings of women. Despite Scotland Yard's best efforts, the criminal remains at large and continues on his destr…
The Crystal Cave trilogy / Susan Wittig Albert.
NoBODY: "Ruby Wilcox has always known that she has a rare gift for seeing things that others can’t. But she tries to downplay her psychic gift—until she experiences a horrifying nightmare that just won’t stop. Again and again, she dreams that a woman is a…
The mountains wild / Sarah Stewart Taylor.
""With its evocative Dublin setting, lyrical prose, tough but sympathetic heroine, and a killer twist in the plot, Sarah Stewart Taylor's The Mountains Wild should top everyone's must-read lists this year!" - New York Times bestselling author Deborah Crom…
The distant dead : a novel / Heather Young.
When a young boy finds himself at the center of a murder mystery, several members of an American small town must deal with the fallout.
Riviera gold : a novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes / Laurie R. King.
"Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes turn the Riviera upside-down to crack their most captivating case yet in the New York Times bestselling series that Lee Child called "the most sustained feat of imagination in mystery fiction today." It's summertime on th…
The lightness : a novel / Emily Temple.
One year after her father leaves home for a meditation retreat and never returns, Olivia, yearning to make sense of his departure and to escape her overbearing mother, runs away and retraces his path to a place known as the Levitation Center.
Everyone knows how much I love you : a novel / Kyle McCarthy.
Moving in with a childhood friend she betrayed years earlier, Rose becomes increasingly drawn to her roommate's boyfriend and exerts unconscious influence that threatens to reignite the worst moments of each woman's life.
The Margot affair : a novel / Sanaë Lemoine.
""There were so many of us, children of these double families who dreamed of the other side. That night, I fantasized about the separate spheres of our lives colliding..." Introspective and headstrong, and fueled by an intensity she can't name, Margot Lou…
I was told it would get easier / Abbi Waxman.
"Stuck in a bus full of strangers, mother-and-daughter duo Jessica and Emily Burnstein watch their carefully mapped-out college tour devolve into something they never expected.... Jessica and Emily have very different ideas of how this college tour should…
Eliza starts a rumor / Jane L. Rosen.
"The author of Nine Women, One Dress delivers a charming, unforgettable novel about four women, one little lie, and the big repercussions that unite them all. It wasn't supposed to happen this way. When Eliza Hunt created The Hudson Valley Ladies' Bulleti…
Saving Ruby King / Catherine Adel West.
In the South Side of Chicago, a young woman is determined to protect her best friend and a deadly secret that threatens to undermine both of their families.
The swap / Robyn Harding.
"Low Morrison is not your average teen. You could blame her hippie parents or her looming height or her dreary, isolated hometown on an island in the Pacific Northwest. But whatever the reason, Low just doesn't fit in-and neither does Freya, a once-famous…
How the penguins saved Veronica / Hazel Prior.
"A curmudgeonly but charming old woman, her estranged grandson, and a colony of penguins proves it's never too late to be the person you want to be in this rich, heartwarming story from the acclaimed author of Ellie and the Harpmaker. Eighty-five-year-old…
The sight of you / Holly Miller.
"Joel has sworn off falling in love. But when he meets Callie, he can’t help being drawn to her. In Callie, he sees a second chance at life. And in Joel, Callie discovers the kind of love she’d always hoped was real. They challenge each other to take chan…
Night. Sleep. Death. The stars. : a novel / Joyce Carol Oates.
After former mayor, John Eare "Whitey" McClaren dies, his wife and five adult children experience grief in unexpected ways.
Broken people : a novel / Sam Lansky.
"'He fixes everything that’s wrong with you in three days.' This is what hooks Sam when he first overhears it at a fancy dinner party in the Hollywood hills: the story of a globe-trotting shaman who claims to perform 'open-soul surgery' on emotionally dam…
Rodham : a novel / Curtis Sittenfeld.
"In 1971, Hillary Rodham is a young woman full of promise. Life magazine covered her Wellesley commencement speech, she's attending Yale Law School, and she's on the forefront of student activism and the women's rights movement. Then she meets a fellow la…
Last Tang standing / Lauren Ho.
"At thirty-three, Andrea Tang is living the dream: She has a successful career as a lawyer, a posh condo, and a clutch of fun-loving friends who are always in the know about Singapore's hottest clubs and restaurants. All she has to do is make partner at h…
Pizza girl : a novel / Jean Kyoung Frazier.
"Eighteen years old, pregnant, and working as a pizza delivery girl in suburban Los Angeles, our charmingly dysfunctional heroine is deeply lost and in complete denial about it all. She's grieving the death of her father (who she has more in common with t…
The secret women : a novel / Sheila Williams.
"Elise Armstrong, Carmen Bradshaw, and DeeDee Davis meet in a yoga class. Though vastly different, these women discover they all have one thing in common: their mothers have recently passed away. Becoming fast friends, the trio make a pact to help each ot…
500 miles from you : a novel / Jenny Colgan.
A London nurse suffering from PTSD is transferred to a small town in the Scottish Highlands, switching places with an Army veteran who feels like a fish out of water in the city, uniting the pair in an email friendship.
Daddy's girls : a novel / Danielle Steel.
"Decades ago, after the death of his wife, Texas ranch hand JT Tucker took his three small daughters to California to start a new life. With almost no money, a will of iron, and hard work, he eventually built the biggest ranch in California. But when he d…
The bright side of going dark / Kelly Harms.
Forced to fake her wedding for her sponsors after her fiancé jilts her, social media influencer Mia Bell tries to find a life offline, while techie loner Paige Miller hacks Mia's account and impersonates her in an effort to connect with her half-sister.
The index of self-destructive acts : a novel / Christopher Beha.
"On the day Sam Waxworth arrives in New York to write for the Interviewer, a street-corner preacher declares that the world is coming to an end. A data journalist and recent media celebrity—he correctly forecast every outcome of the 2008 election—Sam know…
The poison flood / Jordan Farmer.
"Hollis Bragg lives on the fringes. The hunchbacked son of a West Virginia hill preacher, he now resides in rural isolation next to the burned-out husk of his father's church, and earns his living ghostwriting songs for a popular band that left the povert…
Brave girl, quiet girl : a novel / Catherine Ryan Hyde.
Kidnapped during a carjacking, two-year-old Etta is discovered and protected by an abandoned homeless teen who forges an unlikely friendship with the child's financially strapped single mother.
The second home / Christina Clancy.
"After a disastrous summer spent at her family summer home on Cape Cod, seventeen-year-old Ann Gordon was left with a secret that changed her life forever, and created a rift between her sister, Poppy, and their adopted brother, Michael. Now, fifteen year…
Devolution : a firsthand account of the Rainier sasquatch massacre / Max Brooks.
A modern retelling of the Bigfoot legend is presented as a gripping journal by a woman from a high-tech Pacific Northwest community who becomes cut off from civilization by a volcanic eruption before witnessing the flight of starving humanoid beings.
Sorry I missed you : a novel / Suzy Krause.
When Mackenzie, Sunna, and Maude move into a converted rental house, they are strangers with only one thing in common--important people in their lives have "ghosted" them. Mackenzie's sister, Sunna's best friend, and Maude's fiancé--all gone with no expla…
The kids are gonna ask / Gretchen Anthony.
After their mother’s death, a pair of twins launch a podcast in an effort to find the biological father they never knew, only to get caught in a national debate as their show gains popularity.
Blind Faith / Sharon Sala.
"He had nothing and everything to lose...When a seventeen-year-old boy goes missing while camping with his buddies in the Chisos Mountains in Big Bend, the case is right up PI Charlie Dodge's alley. Charlie's reputation for finding missing children--espec…
Someone's listening / Seraphina Nova Glass.
Faith Finley has it all: she's a talented psychologist with a flourishing career, a bestselling author and the host of a popular local radio program, Someone's Listening, with Dr. Faith Finley. She's married to the perfect man, Liam Finley, a respected fo…
All the way to the tigers : a memoir / Mary Morris.
"From the author of the classic memoir Nothing to Declare, a new travel narrative examining healing, redemption, and what it means to be a solo woman on the road."--Provided by publisher.
Countdown 1945 : the extraordinary story of the atomic bomb and the 116 days that changed the world  / Chris Wallace ; with Mitch Weiss.
A Fox News Sunday anchor and a Pulitzer Prize-winning AP investigative journalist present a behind-the-scenes account of the secret meetings, global events, leadership decisions, and civilian realities that led to the Hiroshima bombing.
Alaric the Goth : an outsider's history of the fall of Rome / Douglas Boin.
"Did "barbarians" really cause the catastrophic collapse of civilization? Boin is the first to give an historically sound account from the "barbarian" perspective, through the life of Alaric the Goth. On August 24, 410 A.D., the Senate and the People of R…
The equivalents : a story of art, female friendship, and liberation in the 1960s / Maggie Doherty.
"An important debut work of narrative nonfiction: the timely, never-before-told story of five brilliant, passionate women who, in the early 1960s, converged at the newly founded Radcliffe Institute for Independent Study, stepping outside the domestic sphe…
Hungry : avocado toast, Instagram influencers, and our search for connection and meaning / Eve Turow-Paul.
"Modern-culture expert and Fortune-500 adviser Eve Turow-Paul argues that 21st-century innovations and pressures are redefining people's needs and desires, exploring how "foodie" culture-along with other lifestyle trends-are a small symptom of wider socio…
Ghost road : beyond the driverless car / Anthony M. Townsend.
"A penetrating look at near-future disruption as truly autonomous vehicles arrive. For decades we have tried to build a car that will drive itself. Anthony M. Townsend's Ghost Road argues convincingly that the driverless car is a red herring. When self-dr…
Dream big : know what you want, why you want it, and what you're going to do about it / Bob Goff.
The New York Times best-selling author and creator of the popular Dream Big conferences inspires and guides readers to reach their biggest dreams by showing how to clearly define their dreams, identify obstacles and create a detailed plan.
14 miles : building the border wall / DW Gibson.
"An esteemed journalist delivers a compelling on-the-ground account of the construction of President Trump's border wall in San Diego-and the impact on the lives of local residents. In August of 2019, Donald Trump finished building his border wall-at leas…
Surrender, white people! : our unconditional terms for peace / D.L. Hughley and Doug Moe.
"Surrender, white people! After 400 years of white supremacy in America, a reckoning is here. These are the terms of peace–and they are unconditional. Hope you brought a sense of humor, because this is gonna sting. After centuries of oppressing others, w…
Craigslist confessional : a collection of secrets from anonymous strangers / Helena Dea Bala.
"What would you confess if you knew it would never get back to your spouse, your colleagues, or your family? What story would you tell about your life if a stranger was willing to listen with no judgement, no stigma, and no consequences--just an unburdeni…
Gatecrasher : how I helped the rich become famous and ruin the world / Ben Widdicombe.
"A smart, gossipy, and very funny examination of celebrity culture from New York's premiere social columnist"--Provided by publisher.
Surviving autocracy / Masha Gessen.
"An analysis of the destruction the Trump administration has waged on our institutions, the cultural norms we hoped would save us, and our very sense of identity"--Provided by publisher.
Gentle on my mind : in sickness and in health with Glen Campbell / Kim Campbell.
The wife of the late country pop star shares a no-holds-barred account of their more than three-decade marriage to include coverage of their parenting experiences, the author's role in helping Campbell overcome addiction, and his wrenching battle with Alz…
Perfectly wounded: a memoir about what happens after a miracle / Mike Day with Robert Vera.
A retired U.S. Navy SEAL discusses his work as a Special Operations Command Wounded Warrior Advocate and the founder of Warrior Tribe, the non-profit organization he founded to provide help for veterans and trauma survivors.
The dilemma / B.A. Paris.
"A woman's birthday party takes a dark turn in a poignant, heart-stopping new novel from the reigning queen of suspense, NYT and USA Today bestselling author of Behind Closed Doors, The Breakdown, and Bring Me Back"--Provided by publisher.
Home before dark : a novel / Riley Sager.
"What was it like? Living in that house. Maggie Holt is used to such questions. Twenty-five years ago, she and her parents, Ewan and Jess, moved into Baneberry Hall, a rambling Victorian estate in the Vermont woods. They spent three weeks there before fle…
The black swan of Paris / Karen Robards.
A celebrated singer in World War II occupied France joins the Resistance to save her estranged family from being killed in a German prison.
The request / David Bell.
"When a man agrees to do a favor for a friend, he gets more than he bargained for as he becomes embroiled in a woman's murder in this new thriller from the USA Today bestselling author of Layover. Ryan Francis has it all--great job, wonderful wife, beauti…
Blue ticket : a novel / Sophie Mackintosh.
"A mesmerizing, refracted vision of our society: In a world where women can't have it all, but are selected as either mothers or workers at the beginning of their adult lives, is choice the biggest burden of all?"--Provided by publisher.
The summer house / Lauren K. Denton.
"Written in Lauren Denton's signature Southern style, The Summer House tells the story of two women who must face the pain of the past to embrace the future and learn who they truly are"--Provided by publisher.
Friends and strangers / J. Courtney Sullivan.
"Elisabeth, an accomplished journalist and new mother, is struggling to adjust to life in a small town after nearly twenty years in New York City. Alone in the house with her infant son all day (and awake with him much of the night), she feels uneasy, adr…
A fatal fiction / Kaitlyn Dunnett.
When the body of a deceptive entrepreneur is discovered at a resort awaiting demoition, book editor Mikki Lincoln finds herself the main suspect, and she must investigate and find the true culprit to clear her name.
Game of dog bones / Laurien Berenson.
Working as a judge at the prestigious Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden on a bitterly cold February day, Aunt Peg is targeted with suspicion when an ousted poodle club member is found murdered.
All the broken people / Leah Konen.
"Fleeing Brooklyn with little more than a suitcase and her trusty dog, Lucy King heads to rustic Woodstock, New York, eager to lose herself in a quiet life where her past can never find her. But when she meets Vera and John, the alluring couple next door,…
One last lie / Paul Doiron.
"The disappearance of Mike Bowditch's beloved mentor reveals an ominous connection to a 15-year-old cold case in One Last Lie, the new thriller from bestselling Edgar Award finalist Paul Doiron. "Never trust a man without secrets." These are the last word…
Daring and the duke / Sarah MacLean.
When she is reconciled with the man who betrayed her, who will go to any lengths to win her back, fiercely independent Grace Condry, who has spent a lifetime running from her past, vows to take revenge on this man she once loved.
Desolation road / Christine Feehan.
"Torpedo Ink is Aleksei "Absinthe" Solokov's whole life. The members are his brothers, his family--his everything. But that doesn't stop him from wanting something that only belongs to him. That's why the tough biker has spent the last six weeks at the li…
Party of two / Jasmine Guillory.
"A chance meeting with a handsome stranger turns into a whirlwind affair that gets everyone talking. Dating is the last thing on Olivia Monroe's mind when she moves to LA to start her own law firm. But when she meets a gorgeous man at a hotel bar and they…
The boyfriend project / Farrah Rochon.
"Samiah Brooks never thought she would be "that" girl. But a live tweet of a horrific date just revealed the painful truth: she's been catfished by a three-timing jerk of a boyfriend. Suddenly Samiah-along with his two other "girlfriends," London and Tayl…
Take a hint, Dani Brown : a novel / Talia Hibbert.
A young woman agrees to fake-date her friend after a video of him "rescuing" her from their office building goes viral.
Dance away with me : a novel / Susan Elizabeth Phillips.
Seeking refuge in a Tennessee mountain town to recover from heartbreak, a young widow and midwife bonds with an enigmatic artist, a helpless infant, and a passel of curious teens in a small and suspicious community.
Alpha night / Nalini Singh.
"New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh returns to her breathtaking Psy-Changeling Trinity series with a mating that shouldn't exist.... Alpha wolf Selenka Durev's devotion to her pack is equaled only by her anger at anyone who would harm those in…
The marriage game / Sara Desai.
"It's a clash of culture in this romantic comedy about arranged marriages from Sara Desai. Layla Santos is the child of first-generation immigrants from India. Her parents run a Michelin-starred Indian restaurant in San Francisco and are very traditional …
The Somerset girls / Lori Foster.
As Autumn and Ember work hand-in-hand to save the animal rescue property their grandparents created, they'll see that family can be a blessing and a curse.
Bonnie : a novel / Christina Schwarz.
A reimagining of the life of Bonnie Parker traces the experiences of a young woman from a desolate region of Depression-era Texas whose consuming love for Clyde Barrow culminates in a violent and ultimately fatal crime spree.
Action Park : fast times, wild rides, and the untold story of America's most dangerous amusement park / Andy Mulvihill with Jake Rossen.
"The outlandish, hilarious, terrifying, and almost impossible-to-believe story of the legendary, dangerous amusement park where millions were entertained and almost as many bruises were sustained, told through the eyes of the founder's son. Often called '…
Between everything and nothing : the journey of Seidu Mohammed and Razak Iyal and the quest for asylum / Joe Meno.
"Between Everything and Nothing is an epic, nonfiction narrative based on Seidu Mohammed and Razak Iyal's true-life journey from the unjust political system of their homeland in Ghana through the chaos of the United States' failing immigration system. Bef…
Bright precious thing : a memoir / Gail Caldwell.
"In a voice as candid as it is evocative, Gail Caldwell traces a path from her west Texas girlhood through her emergence as a young daredevil, then as a feminist—a journey that reflected seismic shifts in the culture itself. Caldwell’s travels took her to…
The heart and other monsters : a memior / Rose Andersen.
"A riveting, deeply personal exploration of the opioid crisis-an empathic memoir infused with hints of true crime. In November 2013, Rose Andersen's younger sister Sarah died of an overdose in the bathroom of her boyfriend's home in a small town with one …
Raising a rare girl : a memoir / Heather Lanier.
"Like many women of her generation, Heather Lanier did everything by the book when she was expecting her first child. She ate organic foods, recited affirmations, and drew up a birth plan for an unmedicated labor in the hopes that she could create a Super…
Running the dream : one summer living, training, and racing with a team of world-class runners half my age / Matt Fitzgerald.
"Matt Fitzgerald has been running (and writing about running) for most of his adult life. But, like many passionate amateur runners, he never felt he was quite fulfilling his potential. If he follows the training, nutrition, and lifestyle of an elite runn…
Apropos of nothing / Woody Allen.
"In this candid and often hilarious memoir, the celebrated director, comedian, writer, and actor offers a comprehensive, personal look at his tumultuous life. Beginning with his Brooklyn childhood and his stint as a writer for the Sid Caesar variety show …
The sirens of Mars : searching for life on another world / Sarah Stewart Johnson.
"A planetary scientist intimately details the search for life on Mars, tracing our centuries-old obsession with this seemingly desolate planet. Mars was once similar to Earth, but today there are no rivers, no lakes, no oceans. Coated in red dust, the ter…
Survival instincts : a novel / Jen Waite.
"By the bestselling author of A Beautiful, Terrible Thing, a haunting thriller about a mother and daughter who need to draw strength from each other when they find themselves trapped in a cabin with a man who wants to either control them--or kill them"--P…
The shadows / Alex North.
"The haunting new thriller from Alex North, author of the New York Times bestseller The Whisper Man You knew a teenager like Charlie Crabtree. A dark imagination, a sinister smile--always on the outside of the group. Some part of you suspected he might be…
Watching you without me / Lynn Coady.
"After her mother's sudden death, Karen finds herself back in her childhood home in Nova Scotia for the first time in a decade, acting as full-time caregiver to Kelli, her older sister. Overwhelmed with grief and the daily needs of Kelli, who was born wit…
Sex and vanity : a novel / Kevin Kwan.
"On her very first morning on the jewel-like island of Capri, Lucie Churchill sets eyes on George Zao and she instantly can't stand him. She can't stand it when he gallantly offers to trade hotel rooms with her so that she can have a view of the Tyrrhenia…
The party upstairs / Lee Conell.
"Ruby has a strange relationship to privilege. She grew up the super’s daughter in the basement of an Upper West Side co-op that gets more gentrified with each passing year. Though not economically privileged herself, her close childhood friendship with C…
Artifact : a novel / Arlene Heyman.
"From practicing psychiatrist and critically acclaimed author of Scary Old Sex ("the kind of bliss that lifts right off the page" -Dwight Garner, NYT), Artifact is the dazzling, half-century-spanning story of biologist Lottie Kristin. Born in Michigan in …
Grown ups / Marian Keyes.
"They're a glamorous family, the Caseys. Johnny Casey, his two brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids spend a lot of time together--birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, weekends away. And they're a happy family. Jo…
Muzzled / David Rosenfelt.
"The ever-charming David Rosenfelt is back with Muzzled, where reluctant lawyer Andy Carpenter and his beloved golden retriever, Tara, are back on the case as a favor to a friend. Reluctant New Jersey lawyer Andy Carpenter doesn't call many people friend.…
Of mutts and men / Spencer Quinn.
"Chet the dog...and his human partner P.I. Bernie Little, are greeted with a shocking sight at hydrologist Wendell Nero's trailer. The scientist met with a violent end just before they arrived--and before he could reveal the purpose of their meeting. Is…
The golden cage / Camilla Läckberg ; translated from the Swedish by Neil Smith.
"An exhilarating new novel from a global superstar--a sexy, over-the-top psychological thriller that tells the story of the scorned wife of a billionaire, and her delicious plot to get her revenge and bring him to his knees"--Provided by publisher.
The finders / Jeffrey B. Burton.
"Mason 'Mace' Reid lives on the outskirts of Chicago and specializes in human remains detection. He trains dogs to hunt for the dead. Reid's coming off a taxing year-mourning the death of a beloved springer spaniel as well as the dissolution of his marria…
A walk along the beach : a novel / Debbie Macomber.
"Two sisters facing challenging odds must rely on each other more than ever before in a gorgeous new novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Debbie Macomber. Inseparable since the sudden loss of their mother as teenagers, Willa and Harper Lakey ar…
Peace talks / Jim Butcher.
"When the Supernatural nations of the world meet up to negotiate an end to ongoing hostilities, Harry Dresden, Chicago’s only professional wizard, joins the White Council’s security team to make sure the talks stay civil. With the most influential member…
Age of consent / Amanda Brainerd.
Over the course of one year at a Connecticut boarding school and a transformative summer in New York City in the 1980s, three young women negotiate friendship, crushes, parties, privilege, and the sexual interest of older men on the journey from innocence…
Florence Adler swims forever / Rachel Beanland.
"Atlantic City, 1934. Every summer, Esther and Joseph Adler rent their house out to vacationers escaping to "America's Playground" and move into the apartment above their bakery. The apartment is where they raised their two daughters, Fannie and Florence,…
The Bright Lands : a novel / John Fram.
Reluctantly returning to his small hometown when his star football player brother goes missing, Joel Whitley reconnects with the local sheriff, who begins to suspect former classmates in her search for her own missing brother.
A study in murder / Callie Hutton.
In 1890s England, mystery author Lady Amy Lovell becomes desperate to clear her name after her fiancée is found murdered in her library and launches an investigation with Lord William Wethington, a fellow member of the Bath Mystery Book Club.
Read or alive / Nora Page.
Delighted when the Georgia Antiquarian Book Society chooses Catalpa Springs for its annual fair, septuagenarian librarian Cleo Watkins investigates the murder of a con artist who had stolen a prized book from Cleo's cousin.
Code name Madeleine : a Sufi spy in Nazi-occupied Paris / Arthur J. Magida.
"The dramatic story of Noor Inayat Khan, secret agent for the British in occupied France. During the critical summer months of 1943, Noor Inayat Khan was the only wireless operator transmitting secret messages from Nazi-occupied France to the Special Oper…
Rebel chef : in search of what matters / Dominique Crenn with Emma Brockes.
"By the time Dominique Crenn decided to become a chef, at the age of twenty-one, she knew it was a near impossible dream in France where almost all restaurant kitchens were run by men. So, she left her home and everything she knew to move to San Francisco…
Cult of glory : the bold and brutal history of the Texas Rangers / Doug J. Swanson.
"A twenty-first-century reckoning with the legendary Texas Rangers that does justice to their heroic moments while also documenting atrocities, brutality, and corruption The Texas Rangers rode into existence in 1823, when Texas was still part of Mexico, a…
Our time is now : power, purpose, and the fight for a fair America / Stacey Abrams.
"Celebrated national leader and bestselling author Stacey Abrams offers a blueprint to end voter suppression, empower our citizens, and take back our country. A recognized expert on fair voting and civic engagement, Abrams chronicles a chilling account of…
My name is Tani...and I believe in miracles : the amazing true story of one boy's journey from refugee to chess champion / Tani Adewumi with Kayode and Oluwatoyin Adewumi and Craig Borlase.
Shares the story of an eight-year-old Nigerian immigrant whose family had to flee to the United States after being threatened by terrorists, and in one year became a chess champion.
The serendipity mindset : the art and science of creating good luck / Christian Busch, PhD.
"Good luck isn't just chance, it can be learned and leveraged, and The Serendipity Mindset explains how to use serendipity to make life better at work, at home-everywhere. Most of us think that the important decisions and events in our lives happen by cha…
Honey and venom : confessions of an urban beekeeper / Andrew Coté.
A fourth-generation beekeeper describes the work of the Bees Without Borders organization, the quirky personalities he has encountered throughout his career and the remarkable apiaries he maintains on iconic buildings throughout New York City.
How to die in space : a journey through dangerous astrophysical phenomena / Paul M. Sutter, PhD.
"So you've fallen in love with space and now you want to see it for yourself, right? You want to witness the birth of a star, or visit the black hole at the center of our galaxy? You want to know if there are aliens out there, or how to travel though a wo…
Endgame : inside the impeachment of Donald J. Trump / Rep. Eric Swalwell.
"How do you stop a rogue president? How do you protect our country from a man who lies, who obstructs justice, and who seeks to cheat with foreign powers to get reelected? Our constitution offers one remedy: impeachment. Thanks to the courageous actions o…
Heroes : the Greek myths reimagined / by Stephen Fry.
"Perseus, Jason, Atalanta, Theseus, Heracles....The legendary Stepehn Fry moves from teh exploits of the Olympian gods to the deeds of mortal heroes. These retellings brim with humor and pathos. Whether recounting a tender love affair or a heroic triump…
Cross of snow : a life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow / Nicholas A. Basbanes.
"In Cross of Snow, the result of more than twelve years of research, including access to never-before-examined letters, diaries, journals, notes, Nicholas Basbanes reveals the life, the times, the work–the soul–of the man who shaped the literature of a ne…
The book of eels : our enduring fascination with the most mysterious creature in the natural world / Patrik Svensson ; translated from the Swedish by Agnes Broomé.
"Remarkably little is known about the European eel, Anguilla anguilla. So little, in fact, that scientists and philosophers have, for centuries, been obsessed with what has become known as the “eel question”: Where do eels come from? What are they? Are th…
Atomic spy : the dark lives of Klaus Fuchs / Nancy Thorndike Greenspan.
"The gripping biography of a notorious Cold War villain--the German-born British scientist who handed the Soviets top-secret American plans for the plutonium bomb--showing a man torn between conventional loyalties and a sense of obligation to a greater go…
How we change : (and ten reasons why we don't) / Ross Ellenhorn.
"Why do we struggle to change what would so obviously help ourselves individually? Ross Ellenhorn’s book, How we Change (and the Ten Reasons Why We Don’t) gives a fascinating answer. A clinician and thought leader in the mental health and addiction fiel…
The dragons, the giant, the women : a memoir / Wayétu Moore.
The author shares her experiences of escaping the First Liberian Civil War and building a life in the United States, shining the light on the great political and personal forces that continue to affect many migrants around the world.
The angel of the crows / Katherine Addison.
"In an alternate 1880s London, angels inhabit every public building, and vampires and werewolves walk the streets with human beings in a well-regulated truce. A fantastic utopia, except for a few things: Angels can Fall, and that Fall is like a nuclear bo…
Two truths and a lie : a novel / Meg Mitchell Moore.
"The rest of us had out Tommy Bahama beach cairs slong low in the sank, Hydro Flasks in the cupholders. This woman had no water bottle that anyone could see. No Yeti full of cold brew. Certainly no snacks to share. Truth: Sherri Griffin and her daught…
Something to live for / Richard Roper.
"All Andrew wants is to be normal. That's why his coworkers believe he has the perfect wife and two children waiting at home for him after a long day. But the truth is, his life isn't exactly as people think...and his little white lie is about to catch up…
Calling bullshit : the art of skepticism in a data-driven world / Carl T. Bergstrom & Jevin D. West.
"The world is awash in bullshit, and we're drowning in it. Politicians are unconstrained by facts. Science is conducted by press release. Startup culture elevates bullshit to high art. These days, calling bullshit is a noble act. Based on Carl Bergstrom a…
Last mission to Tokyo : the extraordinary story of the Doolittle Raiders and their final fight for justice / Michel Paradis.
A narrative account of the Doolittle Raids of World War II traces the daring Raiders attack on mainland Japan, the fate of the crews who survived the mission, and the international war crimes trials that defined Japanese-American relations and changed leg…
Parenting outside the lines : forget the rules, tap into your wisdom, and connect with your child / Meghan Leahy.
"No-nonsense, sanity-saving insights from the Washington Post on Parenting columnist--for anyone who's drowning in parental pressure and advice that doesn't work. Ever feel overwhelmed by the stress and perfectionism of our overparenting culture--and at t…
Fallout : the Hiroshima cover-up and the reporter who revealed it to the world / Lesley M.M. Blume.
"New York Times bestselling author Lesley M.M. Blume reveals how a courageous reporter uncovered one of greatest and deadliest cover-ups of the 20th century--the true effects of the atom bomb--potentially saving millions of lives"--Provided by publisher.
Perception : how our bodies shape our minds / Dennis Proffitt and Drake Baer.
"A groundbreaking popular psychology book that explores the deep connection between our body and our brain. Over decades of study, University of Virginia psychologist Dennis Proffitt has shown that we are each living our own personal version of Gulliver's…
My time to speak : reclaiming ancestry and confronting race / Ilia Calderón ; translated from the Spanish by Achy Obejas.
"An inspiring, timely, and conversation-starting memoir from the barrier-breaking and Emmy Award-winning journalist Ilia Calderón-the first Afro-Latina to anchor a high-profile newscast for a major Hispanic broadcast network in the United States-about fol…
The Bohemians : the lovers who led Germany's resistance against the Nazis / Norman Ohler ; translated from the German by Tim Mohr and Marshall Yarbrough.
"From the New York Times best-selling author of Blitzed, the incredible true story of two idealistic young lovers who led the anti-Nazi resistance in the darkening heart of Berlin."--Provided by publisher.
White too long : the legacy of white supremacy in American Christianity / Robert P. Jones.
"WHITE TOO LONG draws on history, statistics, and memoir to urge that white Christians reckon with the racism of the past and the amnesia of the present to restore a Christian identity free of the taint of white supremacy"--Provided by publisher.
Let's never talk about this again : a memoir / Sara Faith Alterman.
"Sara was at the tender age of 12 when she found the skeleton in her prudish parents' closet: a series of novelty sex books crammed high up on a shelf in her childhood living room, all written by Sara's ordinary suburban dad, Ira. In this cringe-worthy, u…
Is rape a crime? : a memoir, an investigation, and a manifesto / Michelle Bowdler.
"Alice Sebold meets Roxane Gay in Michelle Bowdler's literary debut, telling her story of rape and recovery while interrogating why one of society's most serious crimes goes largely uninvestigated The crime of rape sizzles like a lightning strike. It poun…
Deep Delta justice : a Black teen, his lawyer, and their groundbreaking battle for civil rights in the South / Matthew Van Meter.
Tells the story of a lawyer and his defendant, who together changed American law during the height of the Civil Rights era.
The pink line : journeys across the world's queer frontiers / Mark Gevisser.
"A groundbreaking look at how the issues of sexuality and gender identity divide and unite the world today"--Provided by publisher.
You look so much better in person : true stories of adsurdity and success / Al Roker.
A Today co-anchor shares his life lessons on success and happiness in a humorous essay collection
The hunting of Hillary : the forty-year campaign to destroy Hillary Clinton / Michael D'Antonio.
"The Hunting of Hillary traces how an entire industry of hate, lies, and fear was created to persecute Hillary Clinton for decades and profit from it. In The Hunting of Hillary, presidential biographer Michael D'Antonio details the years of lies and insul…
Demagogue : the life and long shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy / Larry Tye.
"The definitive biography of the most dangerous demagogue in American history, based on first-ever review of his personal and professional papers, medical and military records, and recently unsealed transcripts of his closed-door Congressional hearings I…
Sucker punch / Laurell K. Hamilton.
"A brutal murder, a suspect in jail, and an execution planned, but what if the wrong person is about to be executed? When a fellow U.S. Marshal asks Anita Blake to fly to a tiny community in Michigan's Upper Peninsula on an emergency consult, she knows ti…
The ultimate betrayal / Kat Martin.
When her father is implicated in the theft of millions in chemical weapons from a government depot, an investigative journalist risks her life to prove her father's innocence and expose the true culprits.
The care and feeding of waspish widows / Olivia Waite.
When Agatha Griffin finds a colony of bees in her warehouse, she turns to beekeeper Penelope Flood for help, but their blossoming romance is threatened by the arrival of the formerly exiled queen of England and the return of Penelope's husband.
Once dishonored / Mary Jo Putney.
Bonding over scandals that have caused them both to be shunned, a Royal Navy officer and a beautiful divorcée team up to regain their honor and investigate the conspiracy that cost the woman her young son.
Brontë's mistress : a novel / Finola Austin.
A meticulously researched debut by the "Secret Victorianist" blogger follows the scandalous 1843 love affair between a grieving Lydia Robinson of Thorp Green Hall and her son's erratically unconventional tutor, Branwell Brontë.
A star is bored / Byron Lane.
"A hilariously heartfelt novel about living life at full force, and discovering family when you least expect it, influenced in part by the author's time as Carrie Fisher's beloved assistant. Charlie Besson is about to have an insane job interview. His car…
The first sister : a novel / Linden A. Lewis.
"Combining the social commentary of The Handmaid's Tale with the white-knuckled thrills of Red Rising, this epic space opera follows a comfort woman as she claims her agency, a soldier questioning his allegiances, and a non-binary hero out to save the sol…
Flyaway / Kathleen Jennings.
"In a small Western Queensland town, a reserved young woman receives a note from one of her vanished brothers--a note that makes her question memories of their disappearance and her father's departure. A beguiling story that proves that gothic delights an…
His & hers / Alice Feeney.
"There are two sides to every story: yours and mine, ours and theirs, His & Hers. Which means someone is always lying. Anna Andrews finally has what she wants. Almost. She's worked hard to become the main TV presenter of the BBC's lunchtime news, putting …
A lady's guide to mischief and murder / Dianne Freeman.
A private family wedding at a bucolic Hampshire estate is threatened by the arrival of the Countess of Harleigh's socially ambitious mother and a series of accidents that are tied to the agenda of an unknown saboteur.
The wife who knew too much / Michele Campbell.
"From Michele Campbell, the bestselling author of It's Always the Husband comes a new blockbuster thriller in The Wife Who Knew Too Much. Tabitha Girard had her heart broken years ago by Connor Ford. He was preppy and handsome. She was a pool girl at his …
A royal affair / Allison Montclair.
"More goes wrong than could be imagined when Iris Sparks and Gwendolyn Bainbridge of The Right Sort Marriage Bureau are unexpectedly engaged to dig into the past of a suitor of a royal princess in Allison Montclair's delightful second novel, A Royal Affai…
Indigo : a Valentino mystery / Loren D. Estleman.
Collecting a valuable, never-before-released noir film that was shelved for its possible mob ties, film detective Valentino searches for clues about the film's believed-dead star as part of a mainstream marketing campaign.
From the grave / David Housewright.
"A past case comes back to haunt Twin Cities P.I. McKenzie as a stolen sum of money threatens to resurface....Once a police detective in St. Paul, Minnesota, Rushmore McKenzie became an unlikely millionaire and an occasional unlicensed private investigato…
Deal with the devil / Kit Rocha.
"Nina is an information broker with a mission—she and her team of mercenary librarians use their knowledge to save the hopeless in a crumbling America. Knox is the bitter, battle-weary captain of the Silver Devils. His squad of supersoldiers went AWOL to …
The Joyce girl : a novel of Jazz Age Paris / Annabel Abbs.
"The review in the Paris Times in November 1928 is rapturous in its praise of Lucia Joyce's skill and artistry as a dancer. The family has made their home in Paris--where the latest ideas in art, music, and literature converge. Acolytes regularly visit th…
Where the lost wander / Amy Harmon.
"The Overland Trail, 1853: Naomi May never expected to be widowed at twenty. Eager to leave her grief behind, she sets off with her family for a life out West. On the trail, she forms an instant connection with John Lowry, a half-Pawnee man straddling two…
The boy who followed his father into Auschwitz : a true story of family and survival / Jeremy Dronfield.
In 1939, Gustav Kleinmann, a Jewish upholsterer in Vienna, was seized by the Nazis. Along with his teenage son Fritz, he was sent to Buchenwald in Germany. There began an unimaginable ordeal that saw the pair beaten, starved, and forced to build the very …
Healing politics : a doctor's journey into the heart of our political epidemic / Abdul El-sayed ; foreword by Ady Barkan.
A child of immigrants, Abdul El-Sayed grew up feeling a responsibility to help others. He threw himself into the study of medicine and excelled winning a Rhodes Scholarship, earning two advanced degrees, and landing a tenure-track position at Columbia Uni…
Death in the east : a novel / Abir Mukherjee.
"1905, London. As a young constable, Sam Wyndham is on his usual East London beat when he comes across an old flame, Bessie Drummond, attacked in the streets. The next day, when Bessie is found brutally beaten in her own room, locked from the inside, Wynd…
Outlander kitchen : to the new world and back again : the second official Outlander companion cookbook / Theresa Carle-Sanders ; with foreward by Diana Gabaldon ; photographer Rebecca Wellman.
"With the discovery of a New World comes an explosion of culinary possibilities. The later novels in Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series and the Lord John Grey series have Jamie, Claire, Lord John, and friends embark on their revolutionary adventures across…
The Seaside Café / Rochelle Alers.
"For three decades, the Seaside Café has served delicious meals to locals and island tourists alike. Kayana Johnson has moved home to help her brother run the café—and to nurse her wounds following a deep betrayal. Between cooking favorite recipes—creole …
Eat the Buddha : life and death in a Tibetan town / Barbara Demick.
"Set in Aba, a town perched at 12,000 feet on the Tibetan plateau in the far western reaches of China that has been the engine of Tibetan resistance for decades, Eat the Buddha tells the story of a nation through the lives of ordinary people living in the…
The last stargazers : the enduring story of astronomy's vanishing explorers / Emily Levesque.
"The story of the people who see beyond the stars Humans from the earliest civilizations were spellbound by the night sky-craning their necks each night, they used the stars to orient themselves in the large, strange world around them. Stargazing is a pu…
Six days in August : the story of Stockholm syndrome / David King.
"The definitive account of the bizarre hostage drama that gave rise to the term "Stockholm Syndrome." On the morning of August 23, 1973, a man wearing a wig, makeup, and a pair of sunglasses walked into the main branch of Sveriges Kreditbank, a prominent …
Hell in the heartland : murder, meth, and the case of two missing girls / Jax Miller.
"The stranger-than-fiction cold case from rural Oklahoma that has stumped authorities for two decades, concerning the disappearance of two teenage girls and the much larger mystery of murder, police cover-up, and an unimaginable truth... On December 30, 1…
The apocalypse factory : plutonium and the making of the atomic age / Steve Olson.
"A thrilling narrative of scientific triumph--and the unimaginable, world-ending peril it brought us. Fearing that the Germans would be the first to weaponize the atom, the United States marshaled brilliant minds and seemingly inexhaustible bodies to find…
True story : a novel / Kate Reed Petty.
"2015. A gifted and reclusive ghostwriter, Alice Lovett makes a living helping other people tell their stories. But she is haunted by the one story she can’t tell: the story of, as she puts it, 'the things that happened while I was asleep.' 1999. Nick Br…
The butterfly lampshade : a novel / Aimee Bender.
"On the night her single mother is taken to a mental hospital after a psychotic episode, eight year-old Francie is staying with her babysitter, waiting to take the train to Los Angeles to go live with her aunt and uncle. There is a lovely lamp next to the…
The weekend / Charlotte Wood.
"For nearly four decades, lifelong friends Jude, Wendy, Adele, and Sylvie have seen each other through romances, child-rearing, changing careers, divorces, medical recoveries, and general aging. But now Sylvie has died, and the three remaining women are t…
The death of Vivek Oji / Akwaeke Emezi.
"A tender, potent, and compulsively readable novel of a Nigerian-Indian family and the deeply held secret that tests their traditions and bonds"--Provided by publisher.
When she was good : a novel / Michael Robotham.
A sequel to "Good Girl, Bad Girl" finds criminal psychologist Cyrus Haven uncovering answers about Evie Cormac's dark past that force the latter to flee and question whether or not her secrets should remain hidden.
The wicked sister / Karen Dionne.
"From the bestselling and award-winning author of The Marsh King's Daughter comes a startling novel of psychological suspense as two generations of sisters try to unravel their tangled relationships between nature and nurture, guilt and betrayal, love and…
Playing nice : a novel / JP Delaney.
Informed by a stranger that his son was switched at birth with another baby, Pete struggles to adjust to the needs of two families before an investigation unearths disturbing questions about the hospital and the night the exchange occurred.
1st case / James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts.
"Genius programmer Angela Hoot has always been at the top of her class. Now she’s at the bottom of the FBI food chain—until her first case threatens everyone around her. Angela’s graduate school days at MIT come to an abrupt end when she uses her hacking…
The last Mrs. Summers / Rhys Bowen.
"Lady Georgiana Rannoch is just back from her honeymoon with dashing Darcy O'Mara when a friend in need pulls her into a twisted Gothic tale of betrayal, deception and, most definitely, murder. I am a bit at loose ends at the moment. My cook, Queenie, is …
Deadly touch / Heather Graham.
"She knows where to find the body. When Raina Hamish tries on a dress in a Miami boutique, she has a terrifyingly accurate vision of a murdered corpse in the murky shadows of the Everglads. She wants to help, but who would believe her when she can hardl…
The book of lost names / Kristin Harmel.
Escaping from Paris in 1942 after the arrest of her father, a Polish Jew, a graduate student finds refuge in a small mountain town, where she forges identity documents to help hundreds of Jewish children flee the Nazis.
The woman before Wallis : a novel of Windsors, Vanderbilts, and royal scandal / Bryn Turnbull.
In 1926, a diplomat's daughter married to a member of the British aristocracy begins a love affair with Edward, Prince of Wales, but their relationship is upended by the scandal of her twin sister's custody trial.
Near dark : a thriller / Brad Thor.
A latest entry in the best-selling series that includes such award-winners as "Backlash," "Spymaster," and "The Last Patriot" continues the high-suspense adventures of elite military operative and intelligence agent, Scot Harvath.
Another kind of madness : a novel / Ed Pavlic.
Ndiya Grayson returns to her childhood home of Chicago as a young professional, but even her high-end job in a law office can't protect her from half-repressed memories of childhood trauma. One evening, vulnerable and emotionally disarrayed, she goes out …
Pinch of nom : 100 home-style recipes for health and weight loss / Kate Allinson & Kay Featherstone
For breakfast, lunch, dinner, and desserts, Kate Allinson and Kay Featherstone's pinchofnom.com has helped millions of people cook delicious food and lose weight. With over 100 incredible recipes, the Pinch of Nom cookbook can help beginner and experience…
Fearless & free : inspirational thoughts to set your attitude and actions for a great day! / Victoria Osteen.
In this new and empowering devotional, Fearless and Free, you will be inspired to live boldly and courageously each day. Victoria provides you with refreshing insights that will give you the strength and power to press on and live your life to the fullest…
Critical point / S.L. Huang.
"Math-genius mercenary Cas Russell has stopped a shadow organization from brainwashing the world and discovered her past was deliberately erased and her superhuman abilities deliberately created. And that's just the start: when a demolitions expert targe…
Five little indians / Michelle Good.
"Taken from their families when they are very small and sent to a remote, church-run residential school, Kenny, Lucy, Clara, Howie and Maisie are barely out of childhood when they are finally released after years of detention. Alone and without any skills…
The lost memoir / Lou Gehrig, Alan D. Gaff.
"The lost memoir from baseball icon Lou Gehrig—a sensational discovery, published for the first time as a book. At the tender age of twenty-four, Lou Gehrig decided to tell the remarkable story of his life and career. He was one of the most famous athlet…
Sunny days : the children's television revolution that changed America / David Kamp ; foreword by Questlove.
"In 1970, on a soundstage on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, a group of men, women, and Muppets of various ages and colors worked doggedly to finish the first season of a children’s TV program that was not yet assured a second season: Sesame Street. They wer…
Resistance : a songwriter's story of hope, change, and courage / Tori Amos.
"Since the release of her first, career-defining solo album Little Earthquakes, Tori Amos has been one of the music industry’s most enduring and ingenious artists. From her unnerving depiction of sexual assault in 'Me and a Gun' to her post-September 11 a…
Big summer : a novel / Jennifer Weiner.
"Six years after the fight that ended their friendship, Daphne Berg is shocked when Drue Cavanaugh walks back into her life, looking as lovely and successful as ever, with a massive favor to ask. Daphne hasn’t spoken one word to Drue in all this time—she …
Shadow flight / Christine Feehan.
"Nicoletta Gomez was a terrified teenager when Taviano Ferraro and his brother saved her life. Ever since, she’s been trying to rise above what was done to her, molding herself into a survivor under the protective eyes of the Ferraro family. All the while…
Network effect / Martha Wells.
"It calls itself murderbot, but only when no one car hear. It worries about the fragile human crew who've grown to trust it, but only where no one can see. It tells itself thaty're only a professional obligation, but when they're captured and an old fri…
The book of V. : a novel / Anna Solomon.
"This propulsive historical novel intertwines the lives of the Bible's Queen Esther, a senator's wife in the 1970s, and a Brooklyn mother in 2016, whose stories trace surprising and moving parallels across centuries"--Provided by publisher.
Humankind : a hopeful history / Roger Bregman ; translated from the Dutch by Elizabeth Manton and Erica Moore.
Challenges popular conceptions of an innately selfish human race to offer new historical and evolutionary perspectives that argue humans are more hardwired for kindness, cooperation and trust.
Sex and lies : true stories of women's intimate lives in the Arab world / Leila Slimani ; translated from the French by Sophie Lewis.
"Leila Slimani was in her native Morocco promoting her novel Adèle, about a woman addicted to sex, when she began meeting women who confided the dark secrets of their sexual lives. In Morocco, adultery, abortion, homosexuality, prostitution, and sex outsi…
Dear Emmie Blue / Lia Louis.
"A novel about teenager Emmie Blue, who releases a balloon with her email address and a big secret into the sky, only to fall head-over-heels for the boy who finds it; now, fourteen years later, the one thing Emmie has been counting on is gone for good, a…
The all-night sun : a novel / Diane Zinna.
"Lauren Cress teaches writing in the international program at a small college outside of Washington, D.C. In the classroom, she is poised, smart, and kind, well-liked by her students and colleagues. But in her personal life, Lauren is troubled and isolate…
The lost and found bookshop : a novel / Susan Wiggs.
"In the wake of a shocking tragedy, Natalie Harper inherits her mother’s charming but financially strapped bookshop in San Francisco. She also becomes caretaker for her ailing grandfather Andrew, who grew up in the historic Perdita Street building that ho…
The revelators / Ace Atkins.
"Shot up and left for dead, Sheriff Quinn Colson has revenge on his mind. With the help of his new wife Maggie, rehabilitation, and sheer force of will, he’s walking again, eager to resume his work as a southern lawman and track down those responsible for…
A spell for trouble / Esme Addison.
Aleksandra Daniels returns to Bellamy Bay, North Carolina to help her estranged relatives run their herbal apothecary and discovers rumors about her family being magical healers descended from mermaids after her aunt Lidia is arrested for poisoning a loca…
I tried to change so you don't have to : true life lessons / Loni Love ; with Jeannine Amber.
"An inspiring, hilarious memoir about learning to resist the pressures of conformity, love yourself for who you are, embrace your flaws, and unlock your true potential. Comedian Loni Love hasn’t taken the typical path to becoming America’s favorite straig…
The room where it happened : a White House memoir / John Bolton, former National Security Advisor of the United States.
"As President Trump’s National Security Advisor, John Bolton spent many of his 453 days in the room where it happened, and the facts speak for themselves. The result is a White House memoir that is the most comprehensive and substantial account of the Tr…
Five days : the fiery reckoning of an American city / Wes Moore with Erica L. Green.
"When Freddie Gray was arrested for possessing an 'illegal knife' in April 2015, he was, by eyewitness accounts that video evidence later confirmed, treated 'roughly' as police loaded him into a vehicle. By the end of his trip in the police van, Gray was …
What's left of me is yours : a novel / Stephanie Scott.
"In Japan, a covert industry has grown up around the 'wakaresaseya' (literally 'breaker-upper'), a person hired by one spouse to seduce the other in order to gain the advantage in divorce proceedings. When Sato hires Kaitaro, a wakaresaseya agent, to have…
Mrs. Lincoln's sisters : a novel / Jennifer Chiaverini.
Devastated by her 1875 suicide attempt, the sisters of widowed former First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln navigate the consequences of their husbands' choices while advocating for Mary's needs.
The summer deal : a novel / Jill Shalvis.
Returning to her Wildstone hometown in the aftermath of a recent heartbreak, Brynn discovers that her tough but chronically ill rival, Kinsey, is actually her half-sister, before agreeing to a summertime relationship with Eli, her childhood crush and Kins…
United States of socialism : Who's behind it. Why it's evil. How to stop it / Dinesh D'Souza.
"For those who witnessed the global collapse of socialism, its resurrection in the twenty-first century comes as a surprise, even a shock. How can socialism work now when it has never worked before? In this pathbreaking book, bestselling author Dinesh D'S…
The next great migration : the beauty and terror of life on the move / Sonia Shah.
"The news today is full of stories of dislocated people on the move. Wild species, too, are escaping warming seas and desiccated lands, creeping, swimming, and flying in a mass exodus from their past habitats. News media presents this scrambling of the pl…
Fair warning / Michael Connelly.
"Veteran reporter Jack McEvoy has taken down killers before, but when a woman he had a one-night stand with is murdered in a particularly brutal way, McEvoy realizes he might be facing a criminal mind unlike any he's ever encountered. Jack investigates--a…
Credible threat / J.A. Jance.
"Ali Reynolds and her team at High Noon Enterprises must race against the clock to save an archbishop as he faces mysterious death threats in the next "devilish page-turner" (People) in the New York Times bestselling series by J.A. Jance"--Provided by pub…
The other family / Loretta Nyhan.
"With a dissolving marriage, strained finances, and her life in flux, Ally Anderson longs for normal. Her greatest concerns, though, are the health problems of her young daughter, Kylie. Symptoms point to a compromised immune system, but every doctor they…
Final judgment : a Samantha Brinkman legal thriller / Marcia Clark.
After falling for an ambitious entrepreneur, defense attorney Samantha Brinkman is challenged to prove her lover innocent of murder when his alibi and past are thrown into question.
Fake truth / Lee Goldberg.
When author Ian Ludlow helps a Chinese movie star defect to the United States, he accidentally winds up becoming the hero in a real-life espionage thriller.
The chiffon trenches : a memoir / André Leon Talley.
"During André Leon Talley’s first magazine job, alongside Andy Warhol at Interview, a fateful meeting with Karl Lagerfeld began a decades-long friendship with the enigmatic, often caustic designer. Propelled into the upper echelons by his knowledge and ad…
The voter file / David Pepper.
"Investigative reporter Jack Sharpe is down to his last chance. Fired from his high-profile gig with a national news channel, his only lead is a phone full of messages from a grad student named Tori Justice, who swears she's observed an impossible result …
Careful what you click for / Mary B. Morrison.
"For Jordan, Victoria, Kingston, and Chancelor, exciting, fast-paced Atlanta offers everything their hometowns couldn’t. But career success is easy compared to the city’s dating scene of users, losers, and gold diggers. So they decide online dating might …
A burning / Megha Majumdar.
"After a fiery attack on a train leaves 104 people dead, the fates of three people become inextricably entangled. Jivan, a bright, striving woman from the slums looking for a way out of poverty, is wrongly accused of planning the attack because of a carel…
The vanishing half / Brit Bennett.
"The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adults, it's everything: their familie…
Remain silent / Susie Steiner.
"Newly married and navigating life with a preschooler as well as her adopted adolescent son, Manon Bradshaw is happy to be working part-time in the cold cases department of the Cambridgeshire police force, a job that allows her to potter in, coffee in han…
The secrets of love story bridge / Phaedra Patrick.
"A single father gets an unexpected second chance at love....It’s summer in the city and passions are soaring along with the temperature—for everyone but Mitchell Fisher, who hates all things romance. He relishes his job cutting off the padlocks that coup…
Deep in the Alaskan woods / Karen Harper.
"Alexandra Collister came to her estranged cousins’ B&B in Falls Lake, Alaska, looking for a fresh start. The surrounding forest can be harsh and unforgiving—luckily, rugged wilderness tracker Quinn Mantell offers to be her guide. Still recovering from a …
The address book : what street addresses reveal about identity, race, wealth, and power / Deirdre Mask.
"An exuberant and insightful work of popular history of how streets got their names, houses their numbers, and what it reveals about class, race, power, and identity. When most people think about street addresses, if they think of them at all, it is in t…
Happy fat : taking up space in a world that wants to shrink you / Sofie Hagen.
"In Happy Fat, comedian Sofie Hagen shares how she removed fatphobic influences from her daily life and found self-acceptance in a world where judgement and discrimination are rife. From shame and sex to airplane seats, love, and getting stuck in publich …
Synthesizing gravity : selected prose / Kay Ryan ; edited and with an introduction by Christian Wiman.
"Synthesizing Gravity gathers for the first time a thirty-year selection of Kay Ryan's probings into aesthetics, poetics, and the mind in pursuit of art. A bracing collection of critical prose, book reviews, and her private, previously unpublished soundin…
Mum & dad / Joanna Trollope.
"It’s been twenty-five years since Gus and Monica left England to start a new life in Spain, building a vineyard and wine business from the ground up. However, when Gus suffers a stroke and their idyllic Mediterranean life is thrown into upheaval, it’s le…
Close up / Amanda Quick.
"Welcome to Burning Cove, California, where 1930s Hollywood glamour conceals a ruthless killer. Vivian Brazier never thought life as an art photographer would include shooting headshots for aspiring male actors or nightly wake-up calls to snap photos of g…
Summer darlings / Brooke Lea Foster.
"Set during the splendid summer days of 1960s Martha’s Vineyard, this page-turning debut novel pulls back the curtain on one mysterious and wealthy family as seen through the eyes of their nanny—a college student who, while falling in love on the elegant …
Exile music / Jennifer Steil.
"As a young girl growing up in Vienna in the 1930s, Orly has an idyllic childhood filled with music. Her father plays the viola in the Philharmonic, her mother is a well-regarded opera singer, her beloved and charismatic older brother holds the neighborho…
Ghosts of Harvard : a novel / Francesca Serritella.
"Cadence "Cady" Archer arrives on Harvard's campus searching for answers about her brother, a schizophrenic genius who leapt from his dorm room window the year before. Eric's brilliance overshadowed Cady growing up, but she worshipped and adored him--even…
The resolutions : a novel / Brady Hammes.
"The three Brennan siblings are well on their way in the world. Samantha, the youngest, is a ballerina who recently joined the ranks of a Russian dance company; her brother Jonah is a grad student studying elephants in the rainforest of Gabon; and the eld…
All adults here / Emma Straub.
"A warm, funny and keenly perceptive novel about the lifecycle of one family -- as the kids become parents, grandchildren become teenagers, and a matriarch confronts the legacy of her mistakes, from the New York Times-bestselling author of Modern Lovers a…
Robert B. Parker's Grudge match / Mike Lupica.
"When Sunny’s long-time gangster associate Tony Marcus comes to her for help, Sunny is surprised–after all, she double crossed him on a recent deal, and their relationship is on shakier ground than ever. But the way Tony figures it, Sunny owes him, and Su…
Little family / Ishmael Beah.
"A novel about young people living at the margins of society, struggling to replace the homes they have lost with the one they have created together. Hidden away from a harsh outside world, five young people have improvised a home in an abandoned airplan…
The heirloom garden / Viola Shipman.
"Iris Maynard lost her husband in World War II, her daughter to illness and, finally, her reason to live. Walled off from the world for decades behind the towering fence surrounding her home, Iris has built a new family of flowers. Iris propagates her own…
Murder on Pleasant Avenue / Victoria Thompson.
"When midwife Sarah and detective Frank Malloy's friend and new partner Gino Donatelli is accused of murder, he and Sarah must catch the real killer to keep him alive....A young woman is missing in the upper Manhattan neighborhood called Italian Harlem, a…
Starfish Pier / Irene Hannon.
"Opposites may attract--but can two very different people find lasting love? A year ago, ex-Delta Force operator Steven Roark left the rigors of combat behind to run fishing charters in Hope Harbor, decompress, and talk some sense into his kid brother. B…
The turnaway study : ten years, a thousand women, and the consequences of having--or being denied--an abortion / Diana Greene Foster, PhD.
"A groundbreaking and illuminating look at the state of abortion access in America and the first long-term study of the consequences-emotional, physical, financial, professional, personal, and psychological-of receiving versus being denied an abortion on …
This is what America looks like : my journey from refugee to Congresswoman / Ilhan Omar ; with Rebecca Paley.
"An intimate and rousing memoir by progressive trailblazer Ilhan Omar-the first African refugee, the first Somali-American, and one of the first Muslim women, elected to Congress. Ilhan Omar was only eight years old when war broke out in Somalia. The youn…
Stray : a memoir / Stephanie Danler.
"From the author of the best-selling Sweetbitter comes an intimate, searingly honest memoir of growing up the child of addicts, of how that turbulent, often harrowing experience has affected her at every stage of her life, and of how she has struggled to …
The language of butterflies : how thieves, hoarders, scientists, and other obsessives unlocked the secrets of the world's favorite insect / Wendy Williams.
"In this fascinating book from the New York Times bestselling author of The Horse, Wendy Williams explores the lives of one of the world's most resiliant creatures--the butterfly--shedding light on the role that they play in our ecosystem and in our human…
Bombshell / Stuart Woods and Parnell Hall.
"Teddy Fay is back in Hollywood and caught in two tricky situations. First, a rising star at Centurion becomes the target of malicious gossip, and Teddy must find and neutralize the source before the situation gets out of hand--or becomes violent. At the …
The lies that bind : a novel / Emily Giffin.
"It's 2 AM on a Saturday night in the spring of 2001, and twenty-eight-year old Cecily Gardner sits alone in a dive bar on New York's Lower East Side, questioning her life. Feeling lonesome and homesick for the Midwest, she wonders if she'll ever make it …
Recipe for persuasion  : a novel / Sonali Dev.
When chef Ashan Raje joins the cast of a hit reality television show to save her restaurant, she finds herself paired with her first love, soccer star and celebrity Rico Silva.
The grim reader / Kate Carlisle.
"San Francisco book-restoration expert Brooklyn Wainwright was hoping for a fun, relaxing weekend at a local book fair, but a murderer made other plans in the latest in this New York Times bestselling series. Brooklyn and her new hunky husband, Derek, are…
The delightful life of a suicide pilot / Colin Cotterill.
"Laos, 1981: When an unofficial mailman drops off a strange bilingual diary, Dr. Siri is intrigued. Half is in Lao, but the other half is in Japanese, which no one Siri knows can read; it appears to have been written during the Second World War. Most myst…
The guest list : a novel / Lucy Foley.
"On an island off the coast of Ireland, guests gather to celebrate two people joining their lives together as one. The groom: handsome and charming, a rising television star. The bride: smart and ambitious, a magazine publisher. It's a wedding for a magaz…
Dare to fly : simple lessons in never giving up / Martha McSally.
"America’s first female combat jet pilot and Arizona Senator Martha McSally shows you how to clear the runway of your life: embrace fear, transform doubt, succeed when you are expected to fail, and soar to great heights in this motivational life guide. Ma…
Trumpocalypse : restoring American democracy / David Frum.
"A huge swath of Americans has put their faith in Trump, and Trump only, because they see the rest of the country building a future that doesn’t have a place for them. If they would risk their lives for Trump in a pandemic, they will certainly risk the …
Hollywood Park : a memoir / Mikel Jollett.
"Mikel Jollett’s remarkable memoir....opens in an experimental commune in California, which later morphed into the Church of Synanon, one of the country’s most infamous and dangerous cults. Per the leader’s mandate, all children, including Jollett and his…
Hideaway / Nora Roberts.
"A family ranch in Big Sur country and a legacy of Hollywood royalty set the stage for Nora Roberts’ emotional new suspense novel. Caitlyn Sullivan had come from a long line of Hollywood royalty, stretching back to her Irish immigrant great-grandfather. A…
Eagle Station : a novel / Dale Brown.
"Because its enemies never stop trying to undermine the security of the United States, the men and women who serve to protect America must always be vigilant. Few know this better than warriors Brad McLanahan and Nadia Rozek. Newly married, the two are ju…
Sister dear / Hannah Mary McKinnon.
"Beauty. Wealth. Success. She’s got it all. And it all should’ve been mine. When Eleanor Hardwicke’s beloved father dies, her world is further shattered by a gut-wrenching secret: the man she’s grieving isn’t really her dad. Eleanor was the product of an…
Weird but normal : essays / Mia Mercado.
"Mia Mercado's humorous essay collection exploring the absurd and yet very regular parts of being a millennial woman navigating racial identity, gender roles, workplace dynamics, and beauty standards"--Provided by publisher.