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A game for all the family by Hannah, Sophie, 1971- author.

A game for all the family

Pulled into a deadly game of deception, secrets, and lies, a woman must find the truth in order to defeat a mysterious opponent, protect her daughter, and save her own life in this dazzling standalone psychological thriller with an unforgettable ending.

Jun 28, 2016
A house unlocked by Lively, Penelope, 1933-

A house unlocked

Jun 28, 2016
All summer long - a novel by Frank, Dorothea Benton, author.

All summer long - a novel

Olivia, a die-hard New Yorker, has second thoughts about moving to South Carolina, but Nick is excited to be heading home.

Jun 28, 2016
All the Missing Girls by Miranda, Megan.

All the Missing Girls

It's been ten years since Nicolette Farrell left her rural hometown after her best friend, Corinne, disappeared from Cooley Ridge without a trace. Back again to tie up loose ends and care for her ailing father, Nic is soon plunged into a shocking drama that reawakens Corinne's case and breaks open old wounds long since stitched.

Jun 28, 2016
America ascendant - a revolutionary nation's path to addressing its deepest problems and leading the 21st century by Greenberg, Stanley B., 1945- author.

America ascendant - a revolutionary nation's path to addressing its deepest problems and leading the 21st century

The economy is on the move, fueled by revolutions in energy, immigration, innovation, big data, and advanced manufacturing. America's energy independence has set off shockwaves. Just as important are the social transformations that are making the country ever more racially and culturally diverse, younger, and a home to immigrants. While most other countries struggle profoundly with immigration and religious and racial differences, America is on a path to multicultural identity.

Jun 28, 2016
Archive Masters, Volume 1 by Corwin, Norman.

Archive Masters, Volume 1

This first volume features the unique comedy of Easy Aces, Bob and Ray, and dramatic shows starring Charles Boyer, Robert Cummings, and Rosalind Russell.

Jun 28, 2016
Barkskins - a novel by Proulx, Annie, author.

Barkskins - a novel

In the late seventeenth century, two illiterate woodsmen, Rene Sel and Charles Duquet, make their way from Northern France to New France to seek a living. Bound to a feudal lord, a 'seigneur', for three years in exchange for land, they suffer extraordinary hardship, always in awe of the forest they are charged with clearing, sometimes brimming with dreams of its commercial potential. Rene marries an Indian healer, and they have children, mixing the blood of two cultures. Duquet travels the globe

Jun 28, 2016
Basic Dutch by

Basic Dutch

This program offers 30 minute interactive, audio-only lessons that teach grammar and vocabulary together in everyday conversation.

Jun 28, 2016
Becoming Maria by Manzano, Sonia.

Becoming Maria

When listeners meet young Sonia, she is a child living amidst the squalor of a boisterous home that is filled with noisy relatives and nosy neighbors. Each day she is glued to the TV screen that blots out the painful realities of her existence and also illuminates the possibilities that lie ahead. Hear about the path that eventually leads to her becoming the beloved character Maria on Sesame Street.

Jun 28, 2016
Before the fall by Hawley, Noah, author.

Before the fall

Eleven people - ten privileged, one down-on-his-luck painter - depart Martha's Vineyard on a private jet headed for New York. Sixteen minutes later, the unthinkable happens: the plane plunges into the ocean. The only survivors are Scott Burroughs - the painter - and a four-year-old boy, who is now the last remaining member of an immensely wealthy and powerful media mogul's family.

Jun 28, 2016
Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies. The patriots by Fisher, David, 1946- author.

Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies. The patriots

An eye-opening look at the Revolutionary War through the lives of its leaders.

Jun 28, 2016
Blood Brothers by Roberts, Randy.

Blood Brothers

In 1962, boxing writers and fans considered Cassius Clay an obnoxious self-promoter, and few believed that he would become the heavyweight champion of the world. But Malcolm X, the most famous minister in the Nation of Islam, a sect many white Americans deemed a hate cult, saw the potential in Clay, not just for boxing greatness, but as a means of spreading the Nation's message. The two became fast friends, keeping their interactions secret from the press for fear of jeopardizing Clay's career.

Jun 28, 2016
Brighton - a novel by Harvey, Michael T., author.

Brighton - a novel

An extraordinary thriller, gripping, haunting, and marvelously told, about two friends growing up in a rapidly changing Boston, who must face the sins of their past in the midst of a series of brutal murders.

Jun 28, 2016
But what if we're wrong? - thinking about the present as if it were the past by Klosterman, Chuck, 1972- author.

But what if we're wrong? - thinking about the present as if it were the past

We live in a culture of casual certitude. This has always been the case, no matter how often that certainty has failed. Though no generation believes there's nothing left to learn, every generation unconsciously assumes that what has already been defined and accepted is (probably) pretty close to how reality will be viewed in perpetuity. And then, of course, time passes. Ideas shift. Opinions invert. What once seemed reasonable eventually becomes absurd, replaced by modern perspectives that feel

Jun 24, 2016
Charcoal Joe - an Easy Rawlins mystery by Mosley, Walter, author.

Charcoal Joe - an Easy Rawlins mystery

Walter Mosley's indelible detective Easy Rawlins is back, with a new detective agency and a new mystery to solve. Picking up where Rose Gold left off in LA in the late 1960s, Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins finds his life in transition. He's ready to--finally--propose to his girlfriend, Bonnie Shay, and start a life together. And he's taken the money he got from the Rose Gold case and has, together with two partners, started a new detective agency. But, inevitably, a case gets in the way: Easy's friend M

Jun 28, 2016
Cross kill - an Alex Cross story by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Cross kill - an Alex Cross story

Along came a spider killer Gary Soneji has been dead for over ten years. Alex Cross watched him die. But today, Cross saw him gun down his partner. Is Soneji alive, a ghost, or something even more sinister?

Jun 28, 2016
Cross the Line by Patterson, James.

Cross the Line

Shots ring out in the early morning hours in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. When the smoke clears, a prominent police official lies dead, leaving the city's police force scrambling for answers. Under pressure from the mayor, Alex Cross steps into the leadership vacuum to crack the case. But before Cross can make any headway, a brutal crime wave sweeps across the region. The deadly scenes share only one common thread; the victims are all criminals. And the only thing more dangerous than a murder

Jun 28, 2016
Daredevil snared by Laurens, Stephanie

Daredevil snared

Jun 28, 2016
Dark Carousel by Feehan, Christine.

Dark Carousel

The moment Charlotte Vintage walks into his club, Tariq Asenguard's blood is set on fire. The ancient Carpathian had given up hope of finding his lifemate, but now he will do anything to make Charlotte his own. What Tariq doesn't know is that Charlotte is using herself and her best friend as bait, to try to draw out the bloodthirsty killers who have already murdered Charlotte's brother and mentor.

Jun 28, 2016
Dead Presidents by Carlson, Brady.

Dead Presidents

An entertaining exploration into the death stories of our nation's greatest leaders, and the wild ways we choose to remember and memorialize them.

Jun 28, 2016
Defender by Palmer, Diana.

Defender

Once love-struck and sheltered, Isabel has become an assistant district attorney committed to serving the law, no matter how risky it gets. But right now, the man she can't forgive is the one thing standing between her and a deadly stalker. She knows Paul won't hesitate to protect her life with his own. But if she can't trust herself to resist him, how can she trust him not to break her heart all over again?

Jun 28, 2016
Discovering your roots - an introduction to genealogy by Colletta, John Philip, 1949-

Discovering your roots - an introduction to genealogy

This course of 15 half-hour lectures by Professor Colletta presents different procedures for locating sources of ancestors' records in America.

Jun 28, 2016
Every little step - my story by Brown, Bobby (Vocalist), author, narrator.

Every little step - my story

For the first time ever, the bad boy of R&B tells the raw and unvarnished story of his life, from New Edition to Whitney and beyond.

Jun 27, 2016
Family Tree by Wiggs, Susan.

Family Tree

Annie Harlow knows how lucky she is. The producer of a popular television cooking show, she loves her handsome husband and the beautiful Los Angeles home they share. And now, she's pregnant with their first child. But in an instant, her life is shattered. And when Annie awakes from a yearlong coma, she discovers that time isn't the only thing she's lost.

Jun 28, 2016
Foreign agent - a thriller by Thor, Brad, author.

Foreign agent - a thriller

In a safe house near the Syrian border, a clandestine American operations team readies to launch a dramatic mission months in the making. Their target: the director of Social Media for ISIS, Abu Muslim al-Naser. Loaded with action, this globetrotting, pulse-pounding thriller masterfully weaves espionage and counterterrorism into a captivating adventure.

Jun 28, 2016
Forgive me by Palmer, Daniel, 1962-

Forgive me

P.I. Angie DeRose strives to save runaways. But Angie makes a life-altering discovery that will bring her past and present together with terrifying force.

Jun 28, 2016
Foundations of Eastern civilization by Benjamin, Craig, instructor.

Foundations of Eastern civilization

Jun 28, 2016
Gluten exposed - the science behind the hype and how to navigate to a healthy, symptom-free life by Green, Peter H. R., author.

Gluten exposed - the science behind the hype and how to navigate to a healthy, symptom-free life

In this definitive book on gluten, the authors cut through the misinformation, false claims, and widespread confusion over gluten to explain the science behind the current gluten free craze and examine the food, brain, gut triangle to reveal what's really going on in our bodies and our brains.

Jun 28, 2016
Great minds of the Eastern intellectual tradition by Hardy, Grant, 1961-

Great minds of the Eastern intellectual tradition

Western philosophy is a vast intellectual tradition, the product of thousands of years of revolutionary thought built up by a rich collection of brilliant minds. When most of us study philosophy, we're focusing only on the Western intellectual tradition brought about by people such as Aristotle, Descartes, and Nietzsche. But to understand the Western intellectual tradition is to only get half of the story. Just as important, and just as valid a contribution to philosophy, is the Eastern intellec

Jun 28, 2016
Great philosophical debates free will and determinism by Nichols, Shaun, author, speaker.

Great philosophical debates free will and determinism

By explaining the fundamental approaches to this familiar debate, Professor Nichols thoroughly prepares you for an in-depth study of the complexities of free will and determinism. You discover what great thinkers through the ages believe about the choices we make and understand how we might deal with their implications.

Jun 28, 2016
Helping children succeed - what works and why by Tough, Paul, author.

Helping children succeed - what works and why

Paul Tough encourages listeners to think in a brand-new way about the challenges of childhood. Mining the latest research in psychology and neuroscience, Tough provides listeners with insights and strategies for a new approach to childhood adversity, one designed to help many more children succeed.

Jun 28, 2016
Here's to us - a novel by Hilderbrand, Elin, author.

Here's to us - a novel

Celebrity chef Deacon Rowe is struggling with addiction, depression and not one, but two, scandals. As summer nears, he travels to the idyllic Eastern bluff of Nantucket, where he takes his own life. In the shocking wake of Deacon's suicide, his first wife and childhood sweetheart, Laurel Rowe, sets out to gather Deacon's far-flung family, including Deacon and Laurel's son, and Deacon's other ex-wives and children, on the island.

Jun 28, 2016
If at Birth You Don't Succeed by Anner, Zach.

If at Birth You Don't Succeed

The uplifting, laugh-out-loud stories of one disabled comedian's journey of triumphant misadventures on the road to independence, internet stardom, and romance.

Jun 28, 2016
Imagine me gone - a novel by Haslett, Adam, author.

Imagine me gone - a novel

When Margaret's fiance´, John, is hospitalized for depression, she faces a choice: carry on with their plans, or back away from the suffering it may bring her. She decides to marry him. What follows is the unforgettable story of what unfolds from this act of love and faith. At the heart of it is their eldest son, Michael, a brilliant, anxious music fanatic, and the story of how, over the span of decades, his younger siblings--the responsible Celia and the tightly controlled Alec--struggle along

Jun 28, 2016
In other words by Madigan, Kathleen

In other words

Jun 28, 2016
Insidious by Coulter, Catherine.

Insidious

In Washington, D.C., Venus Rasmussen, a very wealthy, elderly grand dame of Beltway high society, is in fear for her life, sure that someone is trying to kill her. The suspects are many and the repercussions dire, and Savich and Sherlock must race to find out if she's really in danger, or just delusional.

Jun 28, 2016
League of dragons by Novik, Naomi, author.

League of dragons

Since His Majesty's Dragon, Captain William Laurence and his fearless dragon, Temeraire, have been battling Napoleon and his armies, and now the time has come to stop him for good.

Jun 28, 2016
Liberty's last stand by Coonts, Stephen, 1946- author.

Liberty's last stand

Jake Grafton and Tommy Carmellini suddenly find themselves on the wrong side of the law when a public act of violence throws the country into chaos just before a presidential election. After martial law is declared and rioting begins, Grafton and Carmellini must risk everything to unravel a massive conspiracy and help a new resistance movement rise up against an unimaginable enemy.

Jun 27, 2016
Lily and the Octopus by Rowley, Steven.

Lily and the Octopus

A young writer finds that his aging dachshund, Lily, has begun talking to him, just as a small octopus attaches itself to her head.

Jun 28, 2016
Love wins - the lovers and lawyers who fought the landmark case for marriage equality by Cenziper, Debbie, author.

Love wins - the lovers and lawyers who fought the landmark case for marriage equality

The fascinating and very moving story of the lovers, lawyers, judges, and activists behind the groundbreaking Supreme Court case that led to one of the most important, national civil rights victories in decades, the legalization of same-sex marriage.

Jun 28, 2016
Marrying Winterborne by Kleypas, Lisa, author.

Marrying Winterborne

Savage ambition has brought common born Rhys Winterborne vast wealth and success. In business and beyond, Rhys gets exactly what he wants. From the moment he meets the shy, aristocratic Lady Helen Ravenel, he is determined to possess her. If he must take her virtue to ensure she marries him, so much the better.

Jun 28, 2016
Mistborn - The Well of Ascension by Sanderson, Brandon.

Mistborn - The Well of Ascension

The Lord Ruler, the man who claimed to be god incarnate and brutally ruled the world for a thousand years, has been vanquished. But Kelsier, the hero who masterminded that triumph, is dead too, and now the awesome task of building a new world has been left to his young protege, Vin, the former street urchin who is now the most powerful Mistborn in the land, and to the idealistic young nobleman she loves.

Jun 28, 2016
My Lady Jane by Hand, Cynthia, 1978- author.

My Lady Jane

The comical, fantastical, romantical, (not) entirely true story that coauthors Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows have created a one-of-a-kind fantasy in the tradition of The Princess Bride, featuring a reluctant king, an even more reluctant queen, a noble steed, and only a passing resemblance to actual history; because sometimes history needs a little help. At sixteen, Lady Jane Grey is about to be married off to a stranger and caught up in a conspiracy to rob her cousin, King Edward,

Jun 28, 2016
Only beloved - a survivors' club novel by Balogh, Mary, author.

Only beloved - a survivors' club novel

Relinquishing all hope to marry after a family scandal, music teacher Dora Debbins finds her life forever changed by the arrival of the Duke of Stanbrook, who, unable to forget their meeting a year ago, makes her dreams come true.

Jun 23, 2016
Persuasion by Austen, Jane.

Persuasion

When financial struggles set in, Anne Elliot's family must move away from their luxurious lifestyle. This prompts an encounter with a past fiance´, changing Anne's world once again.

Jun 28, 2016
Philosophy, religion, and the meaning of life by Ambrosio, Francis J., author, speaker.

Philosophy, religion, and the meaning of life

This course charts how the question of life's meaning has been pursued through the ages, highlighting the Western philosophical and religious paths in the human search for meaningful living.

Jun 28, 2016
Pretty happy - healthy ways to love your body by Hudson, Kate, 1979- author, narrator.

Pretty happy - healthy ways to love your body

Actress and fitness icon Kate Hudson shares her insights to help every woman become healthy, strong, and beautiful from the inside out.

Jun 28, 2016
Pride and Prejudice by Austen, Jane.

Pride and Prejudice

In this classic 19th century story of love battling pride, we meet Elizabeth Bennet. Elizabeth's prideful self does not realize her life is about to change when she meets Mr. Darcy.

Jun 28, 2016
Push Back by Tuteur, Amy.

Push Back

A Harvard-trained obstetrician-gynecologist, prominent blogger, and author of the classic How Your Baby Is Born delivers a timely, important, and sure to be headline-making expose that shines a light on the natural parenting movement and the multimillion-dollar industry behind it. The natural parenting movement praises the virtues of birth without medical interference, staunchly advocates breastfeeding for all mothers, and hails attachment parenting. Once the exclusive province of the alternativ

Jun 28, 2016
Reader, I married him - stories inspired by Jane Eyre by

Reader, I married him - stories inspired by Jane Eyre

This collection of original stories by today's finest women writers, including Tracy Chevalier, Francine Prose, Elizabeth McCracken, Tessa Hadley, Audrey Niffenegger, and more, takes inspiration from the opening line in Charlotte Bronte¨'s most beloved novel, Jane Eyre.

Jun 28, 2016
Reasons to Stay Alive by Haig, Matt.

Reasons to Stay Alive

Matt Haig's accessible and life-affirming memoir of his struggle with depression and how his triumph over the illness taught him to live.

Jun 28, 2016
Rich and Pretty by Alam, Rumaan.

Rich and Pretty

As close as sisters for twenty years, Sarah and Lauren have been together through high school and college, first jobs and first loves, the uncertainties of their twenties and the realities of their thirties. Sarah, the only child of a prominent intellectual and a socialite, works at a charity and is methodically planning her wedding. Lauren, beautiful, independent, and unpredictable; is single and working in publishing, deflecting her parents' worries and questions about her life and future by t

Jun 28, 2016
Rise the Dark by Koryta, Michael.

Rise the Dark

Private Investigator Mark Novak says that he was asleep when his wife died. His relentlessness as an investigator has been his professional calling card and curse, but he couldn't bear to ever investigate what happened to his wife two years before, until now.

Jun 28, 2016
Risen - the novelization of the major motion picture by Hunt, Angela Elwell, 1957-

Risen - the novelization of the major motion picture

This novelization offers a unique perspective on the story of the resurrection. Roman Tribune Clavius is assigned by Pilate to keep the radical followers of the recently executed Yeshua from stealing the body and inciting revolution. When the body goes missing despite his precautions, Clavius must hunt it down. His investigation leads him from the halls of Herod Antipas to the Garden of Gethsemane and brings him in touch with believer and doubter alike. But as the body still remains missing, Cla

Jun 28, 2016
Sabotage - the mission to destroy Hitler's atomic bomb by Bascomb, Neal, author.

Sabotage - the mission to destroy Hitler's atomic bomb

When the Allies discover the plans for the bomb, they agree Vemork must be destroyed. After a British operation fails to stop the Nazis' deadly designs, the task falls to a band of young Norwegian commandos. Armed with little more than skis, explosives, and great courage, they will survive months in the snowy wilderness, elude a huge manhunt, and execute two dangerous missions. The result? The greatest act of sabotage in all of World War II.

Jun 28, 2016
Security - a novel by Wohlsdorf, Gina.

Security - a novel

When the gleaming new Manderley Resort opens in twenty-four hours, Santa Barbara's exclusive beachfront hotel will offer its patrons the ultimate in luxury and high-tech security. No indulgence has been ignored, no detail overlooked. But all the money in the world can't guarantee safety. As hotel manager Tessa and her employees ready the hotel for its invitation-only grand opening, a killer is in their midst. One by one, staff are picked off with ruthless precision. And before the night is over,

Jun 28, 2016
Self-reg how to help your child (and you) break the stress cycle and successfully engage with life by Shanker, Stuart.

Self-reg how to help your child (and you) break the stress cycle and successfully engage with life

Jun 28, 2016
Sense and Sensibility by Austen, Jane.

Sense and Sensibility

When inheritance money does not fall their way, Elinor and Marianne must move in with distant relatives. There, they uncover secrets about the wealth-inspired motives the society holds.

Jun 28, 2016
Sex Object by Valenti, Jessica.

Sex Object

Author and Guardian US columnist Jessica Valenti has been leading the national conversation on gender and politics for over a decade. Now, in a darkly funny and bracing memoir, Valenti explores the toll that sexism takes from the everyday to the existential. The audiobook explores the painful, funny, embarrassing, and sometimes illegal moments that shaped Valenti's adolescence and young adulthood in New York City, revealing a much shakier inner life than the confident persona she has cultivated

Jun 28, 2016
Shrill - notes from a loud woman by West, Lindy.

Shrill - notes from a loud woman

Lindy West is ferociously witty and outspoken, tackling topics as varied as pop culture, social justice, and body image. Her empowering work has garnered a coast to coast audience that eagerly awaits her highly anticipated literary debut.

Jun 28, 2016
Sons and daughters of ease and plenty by Ausubel, Ramona

Sons and daughters of ease and plenty

Jun 28, 2016
St. Augustine's Confessions by Cook, William R. (William Robert), 1943- author, speaker.

St. Augustine's Confessions

An analysis of the classic work Confessions by St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430). Includes Roman history and Christian controversries at the time and background for understanding the book. Also discusses its ongoing usefulness and how it may serve as a guide despite the obvious diffrence between Augustine's world and ours.

Jun 28, 2016
Sting by Brown, Sandra.

Sting

Jun 28, 2016
Sweet lamb of heaven - a novel by Millet, Lydia, 1968- author, narrator.

Sweet lamb of heaven - a novel

Lydia Millet's chilling new novel is about a young mother, Anna, escaping her cold and unfaithful husband. This double-edged and satisfying story builds to a shattering ending.

Jun 28, 2016
Tall tail - a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Brown, Rita Mae, author.

Tall tail - a Mrs. Murphy mystery

In this fast-paced mystery by Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-author Sneaky Pie Brown, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her animal friends seek to solve a whodunit rooted in eighteenth-century Virginia-uncovering a shocking secret that refuses to stay buried. At any moment a perfect summer day in Crozet, Virginia-nestled within the Blue Ridge Mountains-might turn stormy and tempestuous, as Harry knows too well when a squall suddenly sweeps in. In a blink, Harry's pickup nearly collides with a c

Jun 28, 2016
The alliance - a novel by Petersheim, Jolina, author.

The alliance - a novel

When Leora Ebersole sees the small plane crash in her Old Order Mennonite community, she has no idea it2s a foreshadowing of things to come. Once the young pilot, Moses Hughes, regains consciousness, they realize his instruments were destroyed by the same power outage that killed the electricity at the community store, where Englischers are stranded with dead cell phones and cars that won2t start. Moses offers a sobering theory, but no one can know how drastically life is about to change. With t

Jun 28, 2016
The body in the wardrobe by Page, Katherine Hall. author.

The body in the wardrobe

Attorney Sophie Maxwell has come to Savannah to be with her new husband. But when she finds a dead body, she must team up with her friend Faith Fairchild to unmask a killer.

Jun 28, 2016
The bridge ladies - a memoir by Lerner, Betsy, author.

The bridge ladies - a memoir

Wildly perceptive and, in turns, hilarious and fearlessly vulnerable, the author's memoir is required reading for anyone who has ever had a mother. Some of them might already understand what the author herself has only recently discovered: Facebook may connect us across the world and throughout history, but it won't deliver a pot roast and it won't dry your tears. The stages of the card playing women that she grows up around stay the same, but the perceptions she has of it may not.

Jun 28, 2016
The early Middle Ages by Daileader, Philip.

The early Middle Ages

Focusing on the seven centuries from 300 to 1000, this course examines the period of European history known as the "Dark Ages." The period is dominated by two empires, the Roman Empire and the Carolingian Empire.

Jun 28, 2016
The Fifth Avenue Artists Society by Callaway, Joy.

The Fifth Avenue Artists Society

The Bronx, 1891. Virginia Loftin, the boldest of four artistic sisters in a family living in genteel poverty, knows what she wants most: to become a celebrated novelist despite her gender, and to marry Charlie, the boy next door and her first love. When Charlie proposes instead to a woman from a wealthy family, Ginny is devastated; shutting out her family, she holes up and turns their story into fiction, obsessively rewriting a better ending. Though she works with newfound intensity, literary su

Jun 28, 2016
The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo by Schumer, Amy.

The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo

Never one to shy away from the uproarious, challenging, and remarkable moments that make up life, this exceptionally candid book will have readers wincing with recognition, nodding their head in solidarity, and laughing out loud. Written with Amy's signature candor, she reflects on her often raucous childhood antics, her hard won and incomparable rise to comedic stardom, and the courage it takes to approach the world with astounding honesty every single day.

Jun 28, 2016
The girls - a novel by Cline, Emma, author.

The girls - a novel

Girls-- their vulnerability, strength, and passion to belong-- are at the heart of this stunning first novel for readers of Jeffrey Eugenides's The Virgin Suicides and Jennifer Egan's A Visit from the Goon Squad. Northern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. At the start of summer, a lonely and thoughtful teenager, Evie Boyd, sees a group of girls in the park, and is immediately caught by their freedom, their careless dress, their dangerous aura of abandon. Soon, Evie is enthralled b

Jun 28, 2016
The great American whatever by Federle, Tim.

The great American whatever

Quinn Roberts is a sixteen-year-old smart aleck and Hollywood hopeful whose only worry used to be writing convincing dialogue for the movies he made with his sister Annabeth. Of course, that was all before Quinn stopped going to school, before his mom started sleeping on the sofa, and before Annabeth was killed in a car accident. Enter Geoff, Quinn's best friend who insists it's time that Quinn came out-- at least from hibernation. One haircut later, Geoff drags Quinn to his first college party,

Jun 28, 2016
The Gunning of America by Haag, Pamela.

The Gunning of America

The story of the Winchester rifle, the Winchester family, and the origins of American gun culture. Drawing on the company's voluminous archives, the author reveals that America has not always been a gun loving nation, but rather was sold the idea by gun manufacturers and shrewd marketers. Tracing our current gun culture to its unexpected roots, the author sheds light on one of American society's most contentious debates.

Jun 28, 2016
The Hero of Ages by Sanderson, Brandon.

The Hero of Ages

To end the Final Empire and restore freedom, Vin killed the Lord Ruler. But as a result, the Deepness, the lethal form of the ubiquitous mists, is back, along with increasingly heavy ashfalls and ever more powerful earthquakes. Humanity appears to be doomed.

Jun 28, 2016
The house of secrets by Meltzer, Brad, author.

The house of secrets

When Hazel Nash was six years old, her father taught her: mysteries need to be solved. He should know. Hazel's father is Jack Nash, the host of America's favorite conspiracy TV show, The House of Secrets. Now, years later, Hazel wakes up in the hospital and remembers nothing, not even her own name. She's told she's been in a car accident that killed her father and injured her brother. But she can't remember any of it, because of her own traumatic brain injury.

Jun 28, 2016
The Industrial Revolution by Allitt, Patrick, author.

The Industrial Revolution

The Great Courses has partnered with the Smithsonian to create educational experiences, such as this series on inventors and the revolutionary machines that changed the course of history.

Jun 28, 2016
The late Middle Ages by Daileader, Philip.

The late Middle Ages

Jun 28, 2016
The long cosmos by Pratchett, Terry, author.

The long cosmos

It's 2070-71. Nearly six decades after Step Day, and in the Long Earth the new Next posthuman society continues to evolve. For Joshua Valiente, now in his late 60s, it is time to take one last solo journey into the High Meggers. An adventure that turns into a disaster. Alone and facing death, his only hope of salvation lies with a group of trolls.

Jun 28, 2016
The Mandibles by Shriver, Lionel.

The Mandibles

With dry wit and psychological acuity, this near future novel explores the aftershocks of an economically devastating U.S. sovereign debt default on four generations of a once prosperous American family. Down to earth and perfectly realistic in scale.

Jun 28, 2016
The outliers by McCreight, Kimberly, author.

The outliers

A fast paced teen series where one girl learns that in a world of intrigue, betrayal, and deeply buried secrets, it is vital to trust your instincts.

Jun 28, 2016
The pursuit - a Fox and O'Hare novel by Evanovich, Janet, author.

The pursuit - a Fox and O'Hare novel

Jun 28, 2016
The skull throne. (2 of 3) by Brett, Peter V., author.

The skull throne. (2 of 3)

Jun 26, 2016
The skull throne. (2 of 3) by Brett, Peter V., author.

The skull throne. (2 of 3)

The Skull Throne of Krasia stands empty. Built from the skulls of fallen generals and demon princes, it is a seat of honor and ancient, powerful magic, keeping the demon corelings at bay. From atop the throne, Ahmann Jardir was meant to conquer the known world, forging its isolated peoples into a unified army to rise up and end the demon war once and for all. But Arlen Bales, the Warded Man, stood against this course, challenging Jardir to a duel he could not in honor refuse. Rather than risk de

Jun 28, 2016
The skull throne. (3 of 3) by Brett, Peter V., author.

The skull throne. (3 of 3)

Jun 26, 2016
The skull throne. (3 of 3) by Brett, Peter V., author.

The skull throne. (3 of 3)

Built from the skulls of fallen generals and demon princes, it is a seat of honor and ancient, powerful magic, keeping the demon corelings at bay. From atop the throne, Ahmann Jardir was meant to conquer the known world, forging its isolated peoples into a unified army to rise up and end the demon war once and for all. But Arlen Bales, the Warded Man, stood against this course, challenging Jardir to a duel he could not in honor refuse. Rather than risk defeat, Arlen cast them both from a precipi

Jun 28, 2016
The Sleeping Beauty Killer by Clark, Mary Higgins.

The Sleeping Beauty Killer

Jun 28, 2016
The Sport of Kings by Morgan, C. E..

The Sport of Kings

The grace of a parable and the force of an epic. A majestic story of speed and hunger, racism and justice, this audiobook is an astonishment from start to finish. A vital new voice, C. E. Morgan has crafted an American myth, a contemporary portrait of the scars of the past that run through a family, and our desperate need to escape our history, to subsume it with pleasure, or to rise above it with glory.

Jun 28, 2016
The story of the Bible by Johnson, Luke Timothy, author, speaker.

The story of the Bible

Jun 28, 2016
The Vegas diaries - romance, rolling the dice, and the road to reinvention by Madison, Holly, author, narrator.

The Vegas diaries - romance, rolling the dice, and the road to reinvention

A comedy of errors, set against the glitz and glamour of the dazzling Vegas strip. Through the wild and crazy experiences on one young woman's quest to have it all, Holly Madison faces her fears, anxieties, and insecurities to discover that her journey to self sufficiency is also her path to healing. Letting go of trying to prove herself to others, She finally gains the courage to confront her past and in the process finds the life and love she deserves.

Jun 28, 2016
The Versions of Us by Barnett, Laura.

The Versions of Us

A tale of possibilities and consequences that rings across the shifting decades, from the fifties, sixties, seventies, and on to the present, showing how even the smallest choices can define the course of our lives.

Jun 28, 2016
The way to the spring - life and death in Palestine by Ehrenreich, Ben, author.

The way to the spring - life and death in Palestine

A brave and necessary immersion into the lives and struggles of a group of everyday Palestinians. In cities and small villages alike, men and women, young and old, a group of unforgettable characters share their lives with Ehrenreich and make their own case for resistance and resilience in the face of life under occupation. Ruled by the Israeli military, set upon and harassed constantly by Israeli settlers who admit unapologetically to wanting to drive them from the land, forced to negotiate an

Jun 24, 2016
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ware, Ruth.

The Woman in Cabin 10

When travel journalist Lo Blacklock is invited on a boutique luxury cruise around the Norwegian fjords, it seems like a dream career opportunity. But the trip takes a nightmarish turn when she wakes in the middle of the night to hear a body being thrown overboard, only to discover that no one has been reported missing from the boat.

Jun 28, 2016
The World According to Star Wars by Sunstein, Cass R..

The World According to Star Wars

A deeply original celebration of George Lucas's masterpiece as it relates to history, presidential politics, law, economics, fatherhood, and culture by Harvard legal scholar and former White House advisor.

Jun 28, 2016
They may not mean to, but they do by Schine, Cathleen, author.

They may not mean to, but they do

With sympathy, humor, and truth, Cathleen Schine explores the intrusion of old age into a large and loving family. A radiantly compassionate look at three generations, all coming of age together.

Jun 28, 2016
Three Sisters, Three Queens by Gregory, Philippa.

Three Sisters, Three Queens

Jun 28, 2016
Tightrope by Mawer, Simon

Tightrope

Jun 28, 2016
Tom Clancy duty and honor by Blackwood, Grant. author

Tom Clancy duty and honor

Written with Grant Blackwood, this is the twentieth book in the Jack Ryan Jr. series. Follow Jack Ryan Jr. on another suspenseful journey fighting corruption and finding answers.

Jun 28, 2016
Trump - the art of the deal by Trump, Donald, 1946-

Trump - the art of the deal

Donald J. Trump lays out his professional and personal worldview in this classic work. A firsthand account of the rise of America's foremost deal-maker.

Jun 28, 2016
Turning points in modern history by Liulevicius, Vejas G.

Turning points in modern history

"Turning Points in Modern History takes you on a far-reaching journey around the globe-- from China to the Americas to New Zealand-- to shed light on how two dozen of the top discoveries, inventions, political upheavals, and ideas since 1400 have shaped the modern world. Taught by award-winning history professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, these 24 thought-provoking lectures tell the amazing story of how life as we know it developed-- at times advancing i

Jun 28, 2016
Unstoppable - harnessing science to change the world by Nye, Bill, author, narrator.

Unstoppable - harnessing science to change the world

Bill Nye crystallizes and expands the message for which he is best known and beloved. That message is that with a combination of optimism and scientific curiosity, all obstacles become opportunities, and the possibilities of our world become limitless. With a scientist's thirst for knowledge and an engineer's vision of what can be, Bill Nye sees today's environmental issues not as insurmountable, depressing problems but as chances for our society to rise to the challenge and create a cleaner, he

Jun 28, 2016
Vengeance - a novel by Zane, author.

Vengeance - a novel

After fleeing from Atlanta years ago following a traumatic event, Caprice Tatum decides it's time to return to her roots-only this time, she's coming back as Wicket, the international pop sensation who's the very definition of fame and fortune. And while she may be the perfect diva onstage, offstage she's desperate to finally lay her past to rest. Her plan? Revenge.

Jun 28, 2016
Vinegar girl - The taming of the shrew retold by Tyler, Anne, author.

Vinegar girl - The taming of the shrew retold

Anne Tyler's retelling of the Shakespeare play "The taming of the shrew." Kate, a socially awkward young woman, adored by the preschool children she teaches but misunderstood by her peers. Her father is a scientific genius, but not so great on emotions. About to lose his (equally genius, equally socially inept) research assistant, Pyotr Cherbakov, because of visa problems, and desperate to save the project that is his life's work, he comes up with a plan: Kate will marry Pyotr who will then be a

Jun 28, 2016
When the Music's Over by Robinson, Peter.

When the Music's Over

Two women. Two crimes. The first is a poet claiming she was assaulted decades earlier by a man now regarded as one of the country's national treasures. The second is a girl found on a remote roadside, her body broken, her life snuffed out. For Alan Banks, newly promoted to Detective Superintendent, the first case rips a tunnel into long-ago days of innocence and discovery, of music and light. And in the victim, he sees an opportunity for magic recaptured, if he can bring her assailant to justice

Jun 28, 2016
Whiskey tango foxtrot - strange days in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Barker, Kim, 1970- author.

Whiskey tango foxtrot - strange days in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Kim Barker is not your typical, impassive foreign correspondent. Beginning her career as an awkward newbie in Afghanistan, she soon grew into a wisecracking, seasoned reporter with grave concerns about our ability to win hearts and minds in the region, not to mention racking up a number of crazy but true stories.

Jun 28, 2016
Widowmaker - a novel by Doiron, Paul, author.

Widowmaker - a novel

In this riveting new novel from Edgar finalist Paul Doiron, game warden Mike Bowditch is on the trail of a ruthless vigilante amid the snow-covered mountains of Maine. After a mysterious woman gives Bowditch disturbing news, the game warden goes looking for a family secret in a Maine ski town and discovers a vigilante who seems to be targeting sex offenders.

Jun 28, 2016
Writing great fiction - storytelling tips and techniques by Hynes, James, author.

Writing great fiction - storytelling tips and techniques

Jun 28, 2016
Your best brain by Medina, John, 1956- author, speaker.

Your best brain

Twenty-four part course in brain science taught by John Medina, University of Washington school of medicine.

Jun 28, 2016
Zero Hour by Lore, Pittacus.

Zero Hour

The fifth collection of novellas from Pittacus Lore. Originally published separately, they are now together in one volume for the first time ever.

Jun 28, 2016
Zoo 2 by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Zoo 2

The planet is still under violent siege by ferocious animals. Humans are their desperate prey. Except some humans are evolving, mutating into a savage species that could save civilization-or end it.

Jun 28, 2016