Adult General Fiction

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Murray, Victoria Christopher, author.
Winter in the blood
Welch, James, 1940-2003, author.
Wild Swims : Stories
Nors, Dorthe/ Hoekstra, Misha (TRN)
The Way It Should Be
Nelson, Christina Suzann
A Vineyard Morning
Stone, Jean
The unmasking : a novel
Miller, Lynn, 1951- author.
U Up?
Disabato, Catie
Trout, Belly Up
Fuentes, Rodrigo/ Jones, Ellen (TRN)
Til I Want No More
Pearson, Robin W.
Stoop City
Dunnion, Kristyn
Still life
Wicomb, Zoë, author.
Sophomores : a novel
Desmond, Sean, 1973- author.
Slash and Burn
Hernǹdez, Claudia/ Sanches, Julia (TRN)
The Shadow
Raabe, Melanie/ Taylor, Imogen (TRN)
Proceed With Caution : Stories and a Novella
Labinger, Andrea G. (TRN)/ Ratto, Patricia
The Portrait
Bernardini, Ilaria
Love Songs for Skeptics
Pishiris, Christina
Lie, Lie Again
Wise, Stacy
Land of big numbers / Stories
Chen, Te-Ping, author.
Joint custody
Baratz-Logsted, Lauren, author.
The Hare
Finn, Melanie
From the Moon I Watched Her
Medley, Emily English
Forgive Me
Lewis, Susan
Fake Accounts
Oyler, Lauren
Lyon, Annabel
The coffee corner
Clipston, Amy, author.
Burnt Sugar : A Novel
Doshi, Avni


Sartori, Giacomo/ Randall, Frederika (TRN)
Blue Flowers
Saavedra, Carola
Bina : a novel in warnings
Schofield, Anakana, 1971- author.
A Beast in Paradise
Coulon, Cecile/ Kover, Tina (TRN)
The Alibi Girl
Skuse, C. J.
100 boyfriends
Purnell, Brontez, author.
A Million Aunties
McKenzie, Alecia
Each of Us Killers
Bhatt, Jenny
Young Donald
Bennett, Michael
Winter Honeymoon : Stories
Appel, Jacob M.
Where light comes and goes : a novel
Miller, Sandra Cavallo, author.
When I meet you
Newport, Olivia, author.
What You Said to Me
Newport, Olivia
Those Delicious Letters
Mukherjee, Sandeepa Datta
This magnificent dappled sea : a novel
Biro, David, 1964- author.
Some people let you down
Alberti, Mike, 1987- author.
Crosskey, N. J.
Millicent Glenn's last wish
Whitaker, Tori, author.
The living is easy
West, Dorothy, 1907-1998, author.
Journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow
Radishchev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich, 1749-1802 author.
How fire runs : a novel
White, Charles Dodd, 1976- author.
Heart of the Night
Mahfouz, Naguib/ Bamia, Aida (TRN)
Goth Girls of Banff
O'Neill, John
Vadnais, Christiane/ Strauss, Pablo (TRN)
A Father's Sacrifice
Burgess, Ben
A Door Between Us
Sadr, Ehsaneh
The Dark Library
Martinez, Cyrille/ Stancil, Joseph Patrick (TRN)
The Coffeehouse
Mahfouz, Naguib/ Stock, Raymond (TRN)
Butter Honey Pig Bread
Ekwuyasi, Francesca
The Amish Christmas gift
Hilton, Laura V., 1963- author.
After Elias
Tan, Eddy Boudel
A saint from Texas : a novel
White, Edmund, 1940- author.
A room called Earth
Ryan, Madeleine (Novelist), author.
You will never know
Prentiss, S. A., author.
You Will Love What You Have Killed
Lambert, Kevin/ Winkler, Donald (TRN)
Unseen city : a novel
Shearn, Amy, author.
Quin, Ann/ Cohen, Joshua (INT)
Thirst for Justice
Boyd, David R.
The Subjects
Hopkins, Sarah
Strange Labour
Penner, Robert G.
Jones, Cynan
Shine Until Tomorrow
Malden, Carla
Doctor, Farzana
The River Within
Powell, Karen
The Redshirt
Sobel, Corey
Red Dog
Anker, Willem/ Heyns, Michiel (TRN)
The recognitions
Gaddis, William, 1922-1998, author.
Purple Lotus
Rao, Veena
The promised land
Musser, Elizabeth, author.
Bourne, Holly
The perfect nine : the epic of Gĩkũyũ and Mũmbi
Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo, 1938- author, translator.
Peach blossom paradise
Ge, Fei, 1964- author.
Vilas, Manuel, 1962- author.
One of Us : Stories
Nadelson, Scott
The Novel of Ferrara
Bassani, Giorgio/ McKendrick, Jamie (TRN)/ Aciman, Andre (FRW)
The nose and other stories
Gogolʹ, Nikola Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852, author.
Minus One
Iarovici, Doris
Madrid Again
Maura, Soledad
Lüscher, Jonas, 1976- author.
Khalil : a novel
Khadra, Yasmina, author.
Givhan, Jennifer
Invisible Ink
Modiano, Patrick/ Polizzotti, Mark (TRN)
The hole
Oyamada, Hiroko, 1983- author.
Noll, Jo©Đo Gilberto, author.
The golfer's carol
Bailey, Robert, 1973- author.
Eartheater : a novel
Reyes, Dolores, 1978- author.
The dress shop on King Street
Clark, Ashley, 1986- author.
The Doll : A Portrait of My Mother
Kadare, Ismail/ Hodgson, John (TRN)
Do not disturb : a novel
Douglas, Claire (Journalist), author.
Crosshairs : a novel
Hernandez, Catherine, 1977- author.
The Coral Merchant : Essential Stories
Roth, Joseph/ Martin, Ruth (TRN)
Collected stories
Hazzard, Shirley, 1931-2016, author.
A certain hunger : a novel
Summers, Chelsea G., 1962- author.
The Care of Strangers
Michaelson, Ellen
A Candle for San Simon
Daniels, Kelly
The Butterfly Effect
Mckenny, Rachel
The butchers' blessing
Gilligan, Ruth, author.
The blended quilt
Brunstetter, Wanda E., author.
The best American short stories 2020
Sittenfeld, Curtis (EDT)/ Pitlor, Heidi (EDT)
Before the coffee gets cold
Kawaguchi, Toshikazu, 1971- author.
Aphasia : a novel
Cardenas, Mauro Javier, author.
The Animals in That Country
Mckay, Laura Jean
The Ancient Hours
Bible, Michael
An Amish singing : four stories
Clipston, Amy, author.
An Amish Christmas wedding : four stories
Clipston, Amy/ Irvin, Kelly/ Fuller, Kathleen/ Chapman, Vannetta
Where the wild ladies are
Matsuda, Aoko, 1979- author.
West Side Story
Shulman, Irving
An Unfinished Story
Walker, Boo
The Town Crazy
Roche, Suzzy
Toward That Which Is Beautiful
Wernicke, Marian O'shea
Case, Mairead
Rescue You
Whisler, Elysia
Par̕s, Daniel Saldaą/ MacSweeney, Christina (TRN)
A lover's discourse
Guo, Xiaolu, 1973- author.
Judge's Girls
Harris, Sharina


Gaddis, William, 1922-1998, author.
Eva's Man
Jones, Gayl
Consensual hex
Harlowe, Amanda, author.
The White Coat Diaries
Sinha, Madi, author.
The sword and the spear
Couto, Mia, 1955- author.
Matayoshi, Naoki/ Watts, Alison (TRN)
Silence Is My Mother Tongue
Addonia, Sulaiman
She gets that from me
Wells, Robin (Robin Rouse), author.
The seventh mansion : a novel
Meijer, Maryse, 1982- author.
The seduction
Briscoe, Joanna (Novelist), author.
The secret French recipes of Sophie Valroux
Vaerant, Samantha, author.
Ruthie fear : a novel
Loskutoff, Maxim, author.
Rules for Being Dead
Powers, Kim
Role Play
Whitaker, Tu-Shonda L.
Red pill : a novel
Kunzru, Hari, 1969- author.
A palm beach wife
Marren, Susannah, author.
One step behind
North, Lauren, author.
Satran, Pamela Redmond, author.
Ms. Hempel Chronicles
Bynum, Sarah Shun-Lien
Madeleine Is Sleeping
Bynum, Sarah Shun-Lien
Lucky Ticket
Bui, Joey
Love sold separately
Meister, Ellen, author.
Lost souls at the Neptune Inn : a novel
Carter, Betsy, 1945- author.
The Lost Girls of Devon
O'Neal, Barbara
A little bit of karma : a novel
Billingsley, ReShonda Tate, author.
Bynum, Sarah Shun-lien, author.
If the body allows it : stories
Cummins, Megan, author.
The great offshore grounds
Veselka, Vanessa, author.
A girl is a body of water
Makumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga, author.
Box Hill : a story of low self-esteem
Mars-Jones, Adam, 1954- author.
The Book of CarolSue
Hugo, Lynne
Bestiary : a novel
Chang, Kristin, author.
Against the loveless world : a novel
Abulhawa, Susan, author.
Zero zone : a novel
O'Connor, Scott, author.
A world between
Hashimoto, Emily, author.
Three Little Truths
Shortall, Eithne
Shelter in Place
Leavitt, David
Polar Vortex
Mootoo, Shani
Piecing it all together
Gould, Leslie, 1962- author.
The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories
Rubin, Jay/ Murakami, Haruki (INT)
Out of Mesopotamia
Abdoh, Salar
One bright Christmas
Spencer, Katherine, 1955- author.
No heaven for good boys : a novel
Bush, Keisha, author.
Klay, Phil, author.
The Mighty Oak
Bens, Jeff W.
Let Him Go
Watson, Larry
The last interview
Nevo, Eshkol, author.
The land
Maltman, Thomas James, 1971- author.
The Doctor of Aleppo
Mayland, Dan
The Disaster Tourist
Ko-eun, Yun/ Buehler, Lizzie (TRN)
Dead Girls
Almada, Selva/ Mcdermott, Annie (TRN)
Creative types : and other stories
Bissell, Tom, 1974- author.
The Columnist
Frank, Jeffrey
The Catholic School
Albinati, Edoardo/ Shugaar, Antony (TRN)
A Borrowed Life
King, Kerry Anne
Bluebeard's First Wife
Ha, Seong-Nan/ Hong, Janet (TRN)
Beneficence : a novel
Hall, Meredith, 1949- author.
Dylan, Rachel
And the Earth Will Sit on the Moon : Essential Stories
Gogol, Nikolai Vasilevich/ Ready, Oliver (TRN)
All the acorns on the forest floor
Hooper, Kim, author.
Kingsnorth, Paul
The brother years
Burke, Shannon, author.
The Wondrous and Tragic Life of Ivan and Ivana
Condeþ, Maryse/ Philcox, Richard (TRN)
The Wild Laughter
Hughes, Caoilinn
When these mountains burn
Joy, David, 1983- author.
Water Witches
Bohjalian, Chris
Want : a novel
Strong, Lynn Steger, 1983- author.
Via negativa
Hornsby, Daniel, author.
Until we have faces : stories
Nye, Michael, 1978- author.
True love : a novel
Gerard, Sarah, author.
The Tree and the Vine
De Jong, Dola/ Gehrman, Kristen (TRN)
This Little Light
Lansens, Lori
Summer : a novel
Smith, Ali, 1962- author.
The son of good fortune : a novel
Tenorio, Lysley A., 1972- author.
Someone Else's Secret
Spiro, Julia
Side Trip
Lonsdale, Kerry
A Short Move
Hill, Katherine
The Shame
Goodman, Makenna
Seven days in summer
Willett, Marcia, author.
Sensation machines
Wilson, Adam (Adam Zachary), 1982- author.
Self care : a novel
Stein, Leigh, 1984- author.
The secret of you and me : a novel
Lenhardt, Melissa, author.
Bakopoulos, Natalie, author.
The other sister
Hill, Donna (Donna O.), author.
Caardenas, Juan Sebastiaan, 1978- author.
Ordinary hazards : a novel
Bruno, Anna, 1981- author.
Open secrets
Kohler, Sheila, author.
Nine shiny objects : a novel
Castleberry, Brian, author.
Must I go : a novel
Li, Yiyun, 1972- author.
Monstress : Stories
Tenorio, Lysley
Miss Iceland
Auður A. aOlafsdaottir, 1958- author.
A Man
Hirano, Keiichiro/ William, Eli K. P. (TRN)
Lucky's Beach
Noble, Shelley
Little scratch : a novel
Watson, Rebecca, 1995- author.
Last call on Decatur Street
Cohen, Iris Martin, author.
Lake life
Poissant, David James, author.
Butler, Halle, author.
It is wood, it is stone : a novel
Burnham, Gabriella, author.
The island child : a novel
Aitken, Molly, author.
Inconvenient Daughter
Sharkey, Lauren J.
If I had two wings : stories
Kenan, Randall, author.
I Live in the Slums : Stories
Xue, Can/ Gernant, Karen (TRN)/ Chen, Zeping (TRN)
A house is a body : stories
Swamy, Shruti, 1985- author.
Happily whatever after
Lewis, Stewart, author.
Fraternity : stories
Nugent, Benjamin, author.
Fragments of light
Phoenix, Michèle, author.
Fools' Gold
Hitchens, Dolores/ Swierczynski, Duane (FRW)
Florida man : a novel
Cooper, Thomas, author.
The drive
Assulin, Yair, 1986- author.
The Divine Boys
Restrepo, Laura/ De Robertis, Carolina (TRN)
Destination wedding : a novel
Basu, Diksha, author.
A Decent Family
Ventrella, Rosa/ Goldstein, Ann (TRN)
The Dazzling Truth
Cullen, Helen
Broken April
Kadare, Ismail/ Bellos, David (FRW)
The bright side of going dark
Harms, Kelly, author.
Branwell : a novel of the Brontë brother
Martin, Douglas A., author.
Block Seventeen
Guthrie, Kimiko
Bear necessity : a novel
Gould-Bourn, James, author.
The aunt who wouldn't die : a novel
Mukhopadhyay, Sirshendu, 1935- author.
Aubrey McKee
Pugsley, Alex
All our summers
Chamberlin, Holly, 1962- author.
Alice Knott
Butler, Blake, author.
Martin, Douglas A.
What We Forgot to Bury
Montgomery, Marin
The Wedding War
Talley, Liz
Schiller, Elise
Vanishing Monuments : A Novel
Stintzi, John Elizabeth
Unveiling the past : a novel
Sawyer, Kim Vogel, author.
The Unpassing
Lin, Chia-chia
The Town With Acacia Trees
Sebastian, Mihail/ Reigh, Gabi (TRN)/ Ioanid, Radu (AFT)
Too Far to Walk
Hersey, John
Tokyo Ueno Station
Yū, Miri, 1968- author.
Mishani, Dror A./ Cohen, Jessica (TRN)
This little family
Bayard, Inès, 1992- author.
That Summer in Maine
Wolfson, Brianna
Swan song : an odyssey : a novel
Alther, Lisa, author.
The Sun on My Head : Stories
Martins, Geovani/ Sanches, Julia (TRN)
The spinster diaries
Fattore, Gina, 1968- author.
Sansei and sensibility
Yamashita, Karen Tei, 1951- author.
Sad Janet : a novel
Britsch, Lucie, author.
Rules for Moving
Star, Nancy
The posthumous memoirs of Braas Cubas
Machado de Assis, 1839-1908, author.
Perfect happiness : a novel
Lewis, Kristyn Kusek, author.
People of the city
Ekwensi, Cyprian, author.
An Ocean Without a Shore
Spencer, Scott
Lee, Joon Oluchi
My kind of people : a novel
Duffy, Lisa, 1970- author.
Mother daughter widow wife : a novel
Wasserman, Robin, author.
Little Crew of Butchers
Pascal, Francine
The Late Hector Kipling
Thewlis, David
The last bathing beauty
Nathan, Amy Sue, author.
If You Must Know
Beck, Jamie
I, John Kennedy Toole
Carroll, Kent/ Blanco, Jodee
I Don't Expect Anyone to Believe Me
Villalobos, Juan Pablo/ Hahn, Daniel (TRN)
How to bury your brother
Cook, Lindsey Rogers, author.
Hope Close
Seskis, Tina
Head over heels
Orenstein, Hannah, author.
A happy catastrophe : a novel
Dawson, Maddie, author.
The Gretchen Question
Treadway, Jessica
Friend : a novel from North Korea
Paek, Nam-nyong, author.
Neuman, Andraes, 1977- author.
The family clause
Khemiri, Jonas Hassen, 1978- author.
Ford, Kelly J.
Ampuero, Maraia Fernanda, author.
Cell #77
Demir, Aslan, author.
Cactus Jack : a novel
Smith, B. J. (Brad J.), author.
The book of second chances
Slee, Katherine, author.
Bone Black
Goldeneagle, Carol Rose
The blue sky : a novel
Galsan, Chinagiĭn, 1943- author.
The Best Friend
Mitzner, Adam
Best Behavior
Francis, Wendy
Barcelona days
Riley, Daniel, 1986- author.
The anthill : a novel
Pachico, Julianne, author.
Animal spirit : stories
Marciano, Francesca, author.
Almond : a novel
Son, Wŏn-p'yŏng, 1979- author.
The Weight of the Heart
Aikin, Susana
The Thirty Names of Night
Joukhadar, Zeyn
Life events
Waclawiak, Karolina, 1979- author.
The Last Great Road Bum
Tobar, Hčtor
Tima, Aleksandar, 1924-2003, author.
A country for dying
Taïa, Abdellah, 1973- author.
The Beach Quilt
Chamberlin, Holly
The Roxy Letters
Lowry, Mary Pauline
Blonde : 20th Anniversary Edition
Oates, Joyce Carol/ Showalter, Elaine (INT)
Bezoar : and other unsettling stories
Nettel, Guadalupe, 1973- author.