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The measure of our lives : a gathering of wisdom / Toni Morrison ; foreword by Zadie Smith.
This inspirational book juxtaposes quotations, one to a page, drawn from Toni Morrison's entire body of work, both fiction and nonfiction--from The Bluest Eye to God Help the Child, from Playing in the Dark to The Source of Self-Regard--to tell a story of…
Reputation : a novel / Sara Shepard.
Aldrich University is rocked to its core with scandal and intrigue when a hacker dumps 40,000 people's emails--the entire faculty, staff, students, alums--onto an easily searchable database. Affairs and scandals immediately start leaking, but these emails…
A madness of sunshine / Nalini Singh.
"Anahera Rawiri left New Zealand at twenty-one, fleeing small-town poverty and the ghosts of her childhood with no plans to look back. But eight years later, she returns, seeking familiarity as respite from the shattered remains of her new life. And despi…
Just watch me : a novel / Jeff Lindsay.
From the author of the wildly successful Dexter series, comes a new mesmerizing bad guy we can root for: Riley Wolfe is a master thief, expert at disguise and violent when he needs to be. It's no accident, though, that Riley targets only the .1% and is wi…
Genesis / Robin Cook.
"New York Times-bestselling author Robin Cook takes on the ripped-from-the-headlines topic of harnessing DNA from ancestry websites to catch a killer in this timely and explosive new medical thriller"--Provided by publisher.
Brewed awakening / Cleo Coyle.
"From Cleo Coyle, the New York Times bestselling author of Dead Cold Brew, comes a delicious new entry in the "fun and gripping" (The Huffington Post) Coffeehouse Mysteries. When coffeehouse manager Clare Cosi awakens on a bench in Washington Square Park,…
Impeach : the case against Donald Trump / Neal Katyal with Sam Koppelman.
"No one is above the law. This belief is as American as freedom of speech and turkey on Thanksgiving--held sacred by Democrats and Republicans alike. But as celebrated Supreme Court lawyer and former Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal argues in Impeach,…
The countdown to a cozy Christmas cookbook : an unofficial cookbook for fans of Hallmark movies / Holly Carpenter.
Recipes for small bites, desserts, and drinks are paired with recommended Hallmark movies to watch.
Once night falls : a novel / Roland Merullo.
"Italy, 1943. Luca Benedetto has joined the partisans in their fight against the German troops ravaging the shores of his town on Lake Como. While risking his life to free his country, Luca is also struggling to protect Sarah, his Jewish lover who's hidin…
Nine elms : a Kate Marshall thriller / Robert Bryndza.
"Kate Marshall was a promising young police detective when she caught the notorious Nine Elms serial killer. But her greatest victory suddenly turned into a nightmare. Traumatized, betrayed, and publicly vilified for the shocking circumstances surrounding…
Virginia Woolf : and the women who shaped her world / Gillian Gill.
"An insightful, witty look at Virginia Woolf through the lens of the extraordinary women closest to her"--Provided by publisher.
How the dead speak / Val McDermid.
"Crime-writing powerhouse Val McDermid is back with an explosive new thriller that sees psychological profiler Tony Hill and ex-detective Carol Jordan grappling with the consequences of their actions and the legacy of abuse in the Catholic Church. Constru…
Now you see them / Elly Griffiths.
"The fifth book in the Magic Men series, Now You See Them is a wild mystery with detective Edgar Stephens and the magician Max Mephisto, as they investigate a string of presumed kidnappings in the swinging 1960s"--Provided by publisher.
Exit fee / Brad Taylor.
"Pike Logan and Jennifer Cahill are no strangers to international conflict, but this time they're facing a threat much closer to home. Amena, the young Syrian refugee they have taken into their care, is having trouble settling into her new life in South C…
AOC : fighter, phenom, change maker / Prachi Gupta.
"Born in the Bronx and raised in the suburbs of Westchester County, New York, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez witnessed firsthand how a person's zip code can shape their destiny. That early exposure to income inequality fueled a passion for change that, in turn,…
Storm of secrets : a haunted bluffs mystery / Loretta Marion.
A powerful storm descends upon Cape Cod's Whale Rock the weekend Cassandra Mitchell and David Benjamin are set to wed at The Bluffs, a magnificent Victorian mansion. In the wake of the storm's destruction, three-year-old Lucas Kleister disappears, and the…
No one is too small to make a difference / Greta Thunberg.
"In August 2018 a fifteen-year-old Swedish girl, Greta Thunberg, decided not to go to school one day in order to protest the climate crisis. Her actions sparked a global movement, inspiring millions of students to go on strike for our planet, forcing gov…
With all due respect : defending America with grit and grace / Nikki R. Haley.
"A revealing, dramatic, deeply personal book about the most significant events of our time, written by the former United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is widely admired for her forthright manner ("With all due respect, I don't get co…
Get a life, Chloe Brown : a novel / Talia Hibbert.
"Chloe Brown is a chronically ill computer geek with a goal, a plan, and a list. After almost—but not quite—dying, she’s come up with seven directives to help her “Get a Life”, and she’s already completed the first: finally moving out of her glamourous fa…
The Andromeda evolution / Michael Crichton ; a novel by Daniel H. Wilson.
"In 1967, an extraterrestrial microbe--designated the Andromeda Strain--came crashing down to Earth and nearly ended the human race. A team of top scientists assigned to Project Wildfire worked valiantly to save the world from an epidemic of unimaginable…
The book of lost saints / Daniel José Older.
"The spirit of Marisol, who vanished during the Cuban Revolution, visits her nephew, Ramon, in modern-day New Jersey, and her presence prompts him to investigate the story of his ancestor, unaware of the forces driving him on his search"--Provided by publ…
Nothing more dangerous : a novel / Allen Eskens.
"After fifteen years of growing up in the Ozark hills with his widowed mother, Boady Sanden is beyond ready to move on. At high school, if he isn't being pushed around, he's being completely ignored. He dreams of glass towers and cityscapes, driven by his…
Raising good humans : a mindful guide to breaking the cycle of reactive parenting and raising kind, confident kids / Hunger Clarke-Fields, MSAE.
"As a parent, you strive to model kindness, compassion, and patience when interacting with your children. But no parent is perfect, and in difficult or stressful moments, you may react to your kids in ways that don't exactly fit your ideal model of paren…
Where winter finds you : a Caldwell Christmas / J.R. Ward.
"#1 New York Times bestselling author J.R. Ward is heating things up this winter with a holiday novel featuring some of her most iconic Black Dagger Brothers"--Provided by publisher.
Dead blow / Lisa Preston.
"A dead blow hammer leaves little to no mark on the surface it strikes. It's not a shoer's tool, but horseshoer Rainy Dale knows it and knows there are more questions than answers about how her new client became a widow. The old woman says that was hard…
Criss Cross / James Patterson.
"In a Virginia penitentiary, Alex Cross and his partner, John Sampson, witness the execution of a killer they helped convict. Hours later, they are called to the scene of a copycat crime. A note signed 'M' rests on the corpse. 'You messed up big time, Dr.…
Twenty-one truths about love / Matthew Dicks.
"From the beloved author of Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend comes a wonderful new novel about a struggling man, written entirely in lists. Daniel Mayrock's life is at a crossroads. He knows the following to be true: 1. He loves his wife Jill... more than a…
The season : a social history of the debutante / Kristen Richardson.
"The world of debutantes opens into a revealing story of women across six centuries, their limited options, and their desires. Digging into the roots of the debutante ritual, with its ballrooms and white dresses, Kristen Richardson- herself descended from…
Parisian lives : Samuel Beckett, Simone de Beauvoir, and me : a memoir / Deirdre Bair.
"National Book Award-winning biographer Deirdre Bair explores her fifteen remarkable years in Paris with Samuel Beckett and Simone de Beauvoir, painting intimate new portraits of two literary giants and revealing secrets of the biographical art. In 1971 …
It's Garry Shandling's book / edited by Judd Apatow.
"Garry Shandling was a singular trailblazer in the comedy world. His two hit shows, It's Garry Shandling's Show and The Larry Sanders Show, broke new ground and influenced future sitcoms like 30 Rock and Curb Your Enthusiasm, and his stand-up laid the fou…
Not the girl you marry / Andie J. Christopher.
Jack Nolan is a gentleman, a journalist, and a would-be investigative reporter. Due to a combination of good looks and lucky (or unlucky?) breaks, he's become the how-to guy for a buzzy, internet media company instead of covering hard-hitting politics. Fe…
Anything for you / Saul Black.
"Critically acclaimed author Saul Black returns with a heart-racing thriller in which a brutal murder forces one woman to reckon with her own past-and her future. On a hot summer night, a watchful neighbor locks eyes with an intruder and unwittingly alert…
The infinite game / Simon Sinek.
"In finite games, like football or chess, the players are known, the rules are fixed, and the endpoint is clear. The winners and losers are easily identified. In infinite games, like business or politics or life itself, the players come and go, the rules …
A beautiful day in the neighborhood : neighborly words of wisdom from Mister Rogers / Fred Rogers ; including the essay by Tom Junod that inspired the major motion picture.
"The beloved host of PBS's Mister Rogers' Neighborhood offers warm words of advice and encouragement, along with reflections on his own childhood"--Provided by publisher.
Final option / Clive Cussler and Boyd Morrison.
"Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon are back with a new adventure in this thrilling suspense novel in Clive Cussler's #1 New York Times bestselling series"--Provided by publisher.
A Christmas gathering : a novel / Anne Perry.
"As beautiful as it may be, their friends' country home is not where Lady Vespasia wishes to spend Christmas with her new husband, Victor Narraway. She'd rather pass a relaxing holiday at home with him--especially because Victor, former head of the London…
Under occupation : a novel / Alan Furst.
"Occupied Paris, 1942. In the dark, beautiful, treacherous city, the German occupying forces are everywhere--and so are French resistance fighters working secretly and bravely to defeat Hitler. Just before he dies, a man being chased by the Gestap hands…
Scarlet fever : a novel / Rita Mae Brown ; illustrated by Lee Gildea, Jr..
"Frigid February air has settled into the bones of the Blue Ridge Mountains, making for a slow foxhunting season, though "Sister" Jane Arnold's enthusiasm is not so easily deterred. With the winter chill come tweed coats, blazing fireplaces, and perhaps a…
The rise of magicks / Nora Roberts.
"The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Year One and Of Blood and Bone concludes her stunning new trilogy praised as "A match for end-of-the-world classics like Stephen King's The Stand." After the sickness known as the Doom destroyed civilization, m…
Spy : a novel / Danielle Steel.
"At eighteen, Alexandra Wickham is presented to King George V and Queen Mary in an exquisite white lace and satin dress her mother has ordered from Paris. With her delicate blond looks, she is a stunning beauty who seems destined for a privileged life. Bu…
Why Meadow died : the people and policies that created the Parkland shooter and endanger America's students / Andrew Pollack and Max Eden.
Andrew Pollack, whose daughter Meadow was murdered in the Parkland, Florida high school shooting, teamed up with education expert Max Eden to find out how the Parkland shooter slipped through the cracks. They argue that the policies pioneered in Broward p…
Gwendy's magic feather / Richard Chizmar ; [foreword by Stephen King].
Something evil has swept into the small Maine town of Castle Rock on the heels of the latest winter storm. Sheriff Norris Ridgewick and his team are desperately searching for two missing girls, but time is running out. In Washington, DC, thirty-seven-year…
Death with Dostoevsky / Katherine Bolger Hyde.
"Professor Emily Cavanaugh has left Windy Corner behind and is back at Reed College on her sabbatical, determined to finish writing her book on Dostoevsky. She is soon reunited with one of her promising students, Daniel Razumov, as well as familiar faces …
The ship of dreams : the sinking of the Titanic and the end of the Edwardian era / Gareth Russell.
"A product of Anglo-American capitalism, built by a generation that had never known trauma and was bored by its own prosperity and success, the Titanic set sail into a world that was about to change forever. Modernity was shaking the class system, the Ind…
Mary Toft; or, the rabbit queen / Dexter Palmer.
From the highly acclaimed author of Version Control: a stunning, powerfully evocative new novel based on a true story--in 1726 in the small town of Godalming, England, a young woman confounds the medical community by giving birth to dead rabbits. Surgeon …
The second sleep / Robert Harris.
"From the internationally best-selling author of Fatherland and the Cicero Trilogy--a chilling and dark new thriller unlike anything Robert Harris has done before. 1468. A young priest, Christopher Fairfax, arrives in a remote Exmoor village to conduct t…
Tom Clancy code of honor / Marc Cameron.
"As President of the United States, Jack Ryan has faced many challenges, but none have been as personal as this and never has he been this helpless in the face of evil in the latest entry in Tom Clancy's #1 New York Times bestselling series"--Provided by …
The confession club : a novel / Elizabeth Berg.
"When a group of friends in Mason, Missouri decide to start a monthly supper club, they get more than they bargained for. The plan for congenial evenings--talking, laughing, and sharing recipes, homemade food, and wine--abruptly changes course one night …
Robert B. Parker's angel eyes / Ace Atkins.
"Gabby Leggett left her Boston family with big dreams of making it as a model/actress in Hollywood. Two years later, she disappears from her apartment. Her family, former boyfriend, friends--and the police--have no idea where she is and no leads. Leggett'…
A warning / Anonymous, a senior Trump adminstration official.
"An unprecedented behind-the-scenes portrait of the Trump presidency from the anonymous senior official whose first words of warning about the president rocked the nation's capital. On September 5, 2018, the New York Times published a bombshell essay and …
A minute to midnight / David Baldacci.
"FBI Agent Atlee Pine's life was never the same after her twin sister, Mercy, was kidnapped--and likely killed--thirty years ago. After a lifetime of torturous uncertainty, Atlee's unresolved anger finally gets the better of her on the job, and she finds …
Twisted twenty-six / Janet Evanovich.
"This isn't just another case. This is family. Grandma Mazur, Stephanie Plum's favorite family member and occasional partner in crime, has decided to get married again--this time to a local gangster named Jimmy Rosolli. If Stephanie has her doubts abou…