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Ice by Century, Douglas.

Ice

In this poignant memoir, Ice-T chronicles his controversial music career and later transition into television acting. Orphaned at a young age, Ice-T grew up on the streets and lived a life of crime. However, through hard work and a disciplined mind, he successfully turned his life around.

Aug 27, 2016
By the Pricking of My Thumbs - A Tommy and Tuppence Mystery. by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976.

By the Pricking of My Thumbs - A Tommy and Tuppence Mystery.

International spies, two world wars, murders, thefts, and not to mention marriage, Tommy and Tuppence seek out excitement wherever it may lie. Tuppence leads the way with her charismatic nature, while Tommy's slow, considered manner provides the perfect foil. Together they form the Young Adventurers, Ltd., and the adventures begin.Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, Christie's delightful sleuthing duo, investigate the strange and troubling doings behind the scenes at a gothic British nursing home in B

Aug 27, 2016
The one man - a novel by Gross, Andrew, 1952- author.

The one man - a novel

Nathan Blum works behind a desk at an intelligence office in Washington, DC, but he longs to contribute to the war effort in a more meaningful way, and he has a particular skill set the U.S. suddenly needs. Nathan is fluent in German and Polish, he is Semitic looking, and he proved his scrappiness at a young age when he escaped from the Polish ghetto. Now, the government wants him to take on the most dangerous assignment of his life: Nathan must sneak into Auschwitz, on a mission to find and esc

Aug 27, 2016
What Great Parents Do by Reischer, Ph. D., Erica.

What Great Parents Do

Psychologist Erica Reischer draws on research in child development and cognitive science to distill the best information about parenting today into bite-sized pieces with real examples, useful tips, and tools and techniques that parents can apply right away. This audiobook will show listeners: How to avoid common parenting missteps; How to transform power struggles into cooperation; and How to change unwanted behavior such as whining and procrastinating, without having to yell or nag. Based on D

Aug 27, 2016
The trouble with goats and sheep - a novel by Cannon, Joanna, author.

The trouble with goats and sheep - a novel

England, 1976. Mrs. Creasy is missing and the Avenue is alive with whispers. The neighbors blame her sudden disappearance on the heat wave, but ten-year-olds Grace and Tilly aren't convinced. As the summer shimmers endlessly on, the girls decide to take matters into their own hands. Inspired by the local vicar, they go looking for God; they believe that if they find Him they might also find Mrs. Creasy and bring her home. Spunky, spirited Grace and frail, nervous Tilly go door to door in search

Aug 27, 2016
The witnesses by Whitlow, Robert, 1954- author.

The witnesses

In the wrong hands, a spiritual gift can be more dangerous than a deadly weapon. Parker House is a young lawyer working for a small, struggling firm in New Bern, North Carolina. His uncanny ability to anticipate an opponent's next move is earning him a reputation as a formidable adversary in the courtroom. With this inherited supernatural gift, Parker enjoys remarkable success, even besting one of the most powerful attorneys in the state, who then asks the young lawyer to join forces with him. B

Aug 27, 2016
The Games by Goldblatt, David.

The Games

David Goldblatt delivers a magisterial history of the biggest sporting event of them all: the Olympics.

Aug 27, 2016
The fifth child by Lessing, Doris, 1919-2013, author.

The fifth child

A self-satisfied couple intent on raising a happy family is shocked by the birth of an abnormal and brutal fifth child.

Aug 27, 2016
Curious minds - a Knight and Moon novel by Evanovich, Janet, author.

Curious minds - a Knight and Moon novel

"A brand-new series introducing a fun and entertaining crime-solving team with great romantic chemistry--fiesty financial analyst Riley Moon and eccentric savant Emerson Knight. Riley Moon is a junior analyst at a mega-bank, when she uncovers what looks like an embezzlement scheme that could lead straight to the top. With his gold gone missing and analysts disappearing, famously eccentric Emerson Knight, the bank's biggest client, decides to take on his own investigation. With Emerson's laserlik

Aug 27, 2016
I Contain Multitudes by Yong, Ed.

I Contain Multitudes

Every animal, whether human, squid, or wasp, is home to millions of bacteria and other microbes. Ed Yong, whose humor is as evident as his erudition, prompts listeners to look at themselves and their animal companions in a new light, less as individuals and more as the interconnected, interdependent multitudes they assuredly are.

Aug 27, 2016
Underground airlines by Winters, Ben H., author.

Underground airlines

It is the present-day, and the world is as we know it: smart phones, social networking, and happy meals--save for one thing: the Civil War never occurred. A gifted young black man calling himself Victor has struck a bargain with federal law enforcement, working as a bounty hunter for the US Marshall Service. He's got plenty of work. In this version of America, slavery continues in four states called "the Hard Four." On the trail of a runaway known as Jackdaw, Victor arrives in Indianapolis knowi

Aug 27, 2016
Untethered by Timmer, Julie Lawson, author.

Untethered

When Char Hawthorn's husband dies unexpectedly, she is left questioning everything she once knew to be true, from the cozy small town life they built together to her relationship with her stepdaughter, who is suddenly not bound to Char in any real way. This explores what bonds truly form a family and how, sometimes, love knows no bounds.

Aug 27, 2016
When the music's over - an Inspector Banks novel by Robinson, Peter, 1950- author.

When the music's over - an Inspector Banks novel

Two women. Two crimes. The first is a poet claiming she was assaulted decades earlier by a man now regarded as one of the country2s 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

Aug 27, 2016
Today Will be Different by Semple, Maria.

Today Will be Different

Eleanor Flood is going to re-examine her life, clean up her act, get dressed, only change into yoga clothes for yoga, which today she will actually attend, and be a better version of herself, all in one day.

Aug 27, 2016
A Wife of Noble Character - A Novel. by Puig, Yvonne Georgina.

A Wife of Noble Character - A Novel.

A juicy, sprawling comedy of manners about a group of thirtysomethings navigating friendship, love, and their fledgling careers among Houston's high-powered, oil-money eliteThirty-year-old Vivienne Cally is wealthy in name only. Orphaned as a child and raised by a cold but regal aunt, Vivienne was taught to rely on her beauty and Texas tradition, and is expected to marry a wealthy and respectable man who will honor the Cally name. Friends with Houston's richest and most prominent families, she's

Aug 27, 2016
Twilight at Blueberry Barrens by Coble, Colleen.

Twilight at Blueberry Barrens

Kate has devoted herself to keeping her family's blueberry barrens thriving. But when blossom blight devastates her blueberry fields, she's forced to come up with alternative ways to replace that income. Fixing up the small cottage on her property as a rental seems an obvious choice, but it won't be enough. When Drake Carver drives by with his two nieces in tow, looking not only for a place to rent for the summer but also for a nanny for the girls, it's almost too good to be true.

Aug 27, 2016
Two by Two by Sparks, Nicholas.

Two by Two

At 32, Russell Green has it all: a stunning wife, a lovable six year-old daughter, a successful career as an advertising executive and an expansive home in Charlotte. But underneath the shiny surface of this perfect existence, fault lines are beginning to appear. In a matter of months, Russ finds himself without a job or wife, caring for his young daughter while struggling to adapt to a new and baffling reality. Throwing himself into the wilderness of single parenting, Russ embarks on a journey

Aug 27, 2016
Uninvited by Terkeurst, Lysa M..

Uninvited

Lysa TerKeurst shares her own deeply personal experiences with rejection, from the incredibly painful childhood abandonment by her father to the perceived judgment of the perfectly toned woman one elliptical over. With biblical depth, gut honest vulnerability, and refreshing wit, she helps listeners release the desire to fall apart or control the actions of others by embracing God-honoring ways to process their hurt. Know exactly how to pray for the next ten days to steady your soul and restore

Aug 27, 2016
The Unseen World by Moore, Liz.

The Unseen World

Ada Sibelius is raised by David, a single father and head of a computer science lab in Boston. Homeschooled, she accompanies her loving father, brilliant, eccentric, socially inept, to work every day. By twelve, she is a painfully shy prodigy. At the same time that the lab begins to gain acclaim, David's mind begins to falter and his mysterious past comes into question. When her father moves into a nursing home, Ada is taken in by one of David's colleagues. She embarks on a mission to uncover he

Aug 27, 2016
Happiness - essential mindfulness practices by Nhất Hạnh, Thích.

Happiness - essential mindfulness practices

Outlines the essential steps by which everyone can obtain real and lasting happiness.

Aug 27, 2016
Family tree - a novel by Wiggs, Susan, author.

Family tree - a novel

After a devastating accident and a year in a coma, Annie retreats to her childhood home in Vermont, where she reconnects with loved ones and uncovers a family mystery.

Aug 27, 2016
Girl in the blue coat by Hesse, Monica.

Girl in the blue coat

Amsterdam, 1943. Hanneke spends her days procuring and delivering sought after black market goods to paying customers, her nights hiding the true nature of her work from her concerned parents, and every waking moment mourning her boyfriend, who was killed on the Dutch front lines when the Germans invaded. She likes to think of her illegal work as a small act of rebellion. On a routine delivery, a client asks Hanneke for help. Expecting to hear that Mrs. Janssen wants meat or kerosene, Hanneke is

Aug 27, 2016
My grandfather's son - a memoir by Thomas, Clarence, 1948-

My grandfather's son - a memoir

The author's account of how he learned to have extraordinary virtue and insight, only to confront the evil hypocracy of a liberal establishment, but survived to serve his country with great distinction.

Aug 27, 2016
A time of torment by Connolly, John, 1968- author.

A time of torment

Jerome Burnel was once a hero. He intervened to prevent multiple killings, and in doing so destroyed himself. His life was torn apart. He was imprisoned, brutalized. But in his final days, with the hunters circling, he tells his story to private detective Charlie Parker. He speaks of the girl who was marked for death, but was saved; of the ones who tormented him, and an entity that hides in a ruined stockade. Parker is not like other men. He died, and was reborn. He is ready to wage war. Now he

Aug 27, 2016
The Three-Body Problem by Liu, Cixin.

The Three-Body Problem

Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision.

Aug 27, 2016
Always a cowboy by Miller, Linda Lael

Always a cowboy

Aug 27, 2016
Another one goes tonight by Lovesey, Peter.

Another one goes tonight

Two police officers are about to head home after a long night shift when they receive one last call: a suspicious nude person has been spotted in the wee hours of the morning. En route to the call, the patrol car spins off the road, killing one of the exhausted cops instantly and leaving the other in critical condition. Whenever a police car is involved in an accident, the matter must be taken very seriously. Inspector Peter Diamond is assigned to look into the case. His supervisor is desperatel

Aug 27, 2016
Bootlegger's daughter by Maron, Margaret

Bootlegger's daughter

Aug 27, 2016
Crepe factor by Childs, Laura

Crepe factor

Aug 27, 2016
Chance developments by McCall Smith, Alexander

Chance developments

Aug 27, 2016
Fellside by Carey, M. R., 1959- author.

Fellside

Jess Moulson is convicted of a murder she can't remember committing. Nothing is quite clear from the drug-fueled night when a blaze set in her apartment killed the little boy upstairs. When the media brands Jess a child killer, she starts to believe it herself. Now she's on her way to Fellside, the biggest, most formidable, women's prison in Europe, standing in the bleak Yorkshire moors. Jess won't be alone in her prison cell. Lurking in the shadows is an unexpected visitor-- the ghost of the te

Aug 27, 2016
The painter's daughter by Klassen, Julie, 1964-

The painter's daughter

In 1815, a painter's daughter on the north Devon coast agrees to marry a stranger to avoid scandal, but her choice is complicated by the return of a former lover and a growing affection for the husband she barely knows.

Aug 27, 2016
Up jumps the devil by Maron, Margaret.

Up jumps the devil

The story follows North Carolina's Judge Deborah Knott on a Thanksgiving Day investigation into the murder of a man from her father's moonshine-making past.

Aug 27, 2016
Shooting at loons by Maron, Margaret.

Shooting at loons

Arriving in Carteret County to fill in for a sick colleague, Judge Deborah Knott finds herself in the thick of battles between sport and commercial fishermen and between old and new money. It is Deborah's bad fortune to discover the body of Andy Bynum, a retired waterman respected by all sides. With no obvious suspects in the murder, Deborah must find the killer in a place where people shoot at loons, sea turtles, and their neighbors.

Aug 27, 2016
Grace - a novel by Deón, Natashia, author.

Grace - a novel

For a runaway slave in the 1840s South, life on the run can be just as dangerous as life under a sadistic master. That's what fifteen-year-old Naomi learns after she escapes the brutal confines of life on an Alabama plantation. Striking out on her own, she leaves behind her beloved Momma and sister Hazel and takes refuge in a Georgia brothel run by a freewheeling, gun-toting Jewish madam named Cynthia. There, amid a revolving door of gamblers, prostitutes, and drunks, Naomi falls into a star-cro

Aug 27, 2016
Face value - the hidden ways that beauty shapes women's lives by Whitefield-Madrano, Autumn.

Face value - the hidden ways that beauty shapes women's lives

A thought-provoking examination of how we think and talk about beauty today--and the unexpected and often positive ways that beauty shapes our lives.

Aug 27, 2016
Diary of an oxygen thief by

Diary of an oxygen thief

Say there was a novel in which Holden Caulfield was an alcoholic and Lolita was a photographer's assistant and, somehow, they met in Bright Lights, Big City. He's blinded by love. She by ambition. Diary of an Oxygen Thief is an honest, hilarious, and heartrending novel, but above all, a very real account of what people do to each other and what they allow to have done to them.

Aug 27, 2016
Book that matters most by Hood, Ann

Book that matters most

Aug 27, 2016
Apprentice in death by Robb, J. D., 1950-

Apprentice in death

The shots came quickly, silently, and with deadly accuracy. Within seconds, three people were dead at Central Park's ice skating rink. The victims, a talented young skater, a doctor, and a teacher. As random as random can be. It's up to Eve Dallas to find out the connection and find the killer.

Aug 27, 2016
Morgue- a life in death by DiMaio, Vincent

Morgue- a life in death

Aug 27, 2016
Old path, white clouds - walking in the footsteps of the Buddha by Nhất Hạnh, Thích, author.

Old path, white clouds - walking in the footsteps of the Buddha

The beautiful, classic recounting of the life and teachings of Gautama Buddha over the course of eighty years. It is retold alternately through the eyes of Svasti, the buffalo boy who provided kusa grass for the Buddha's enlightenment cushion, and the Buddha himself. Thich Nhat Hanh's style captures the clarity and serenity of the Buddha's life.

Aug 27, 2016
Mansfield Park by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817.

Mansfield Park

This tale revolves around Fanny Price, who lives in poverty until being sent to live with her wealthy Aunt Bertram. While received warmly at first, she is soon discovering that her aunt is losing interest in her presence. What unfolds is a life of cold neglect and further trouble with a dramatic family in her new lifestyle.

Aug 27, 2016
This savage song by Schwab, Victoria, author.

This savage song

Kate Harker and August Flynn are the heirs to a divided city, a city where the violence has begun to breed actual monsters. All Kate wants is to be as ruthless as her father, who lets the monsters roam free and makes the humans pay for his protection. All August wants is to be human, as good-hearted as his own father, to play a bigger role in protecting the innocent, but he's one of the monsters. One who can steal a soul with a simple strain of music. When the chance arises to keep an eye on Kat

Aug 27, 2016
Hillbilly elegy - a memoir of a family and culture in crisis by Vance, J. D., author, narrator.

Hillbilly elegy - a memoir of a family and culture in crisis

From a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles of America's white working class.

Aug 27, 2016
Order to Kill by Flynn, Vince.

Order to Kill

Mitch Rapp is used to winning. But now the CIA operative finds himself chasing false leads from continent to continent in an effort to keep Pakistani nukes from falling into the hands of terrorists. Together with friend and colleague Scott Coleman, Rapp struggles to prevent the loss of these lethal weapons, particularly because Russia is also interested in the nukes, though not for the same reason as Rapp and Coleman. Soon, it becomes alarmingly clear that the forces in Moscow are bent on foment

Aug 27, 2016
Precious and Grace by Smith, Alexander McCall.

Precious and Grace

Precious Ramotswe and her Chief Associate Co-Director, Grace Makutsi, have worked together for many years. Together, they have solved numerous complex cases, seeing eye to eye on most professional matters. When a Canadian woman invokes their help in recovering memories of her early childhood in Botswana, differences of opinion arise between the two firm friends, and diplomacy is called for.

Aug 27, 2016
Illusion town by Castle, Jayne

Illusion town

Aug 27, 2016
Reasons to stay alive by Haig, Matt, 1975- author, narrator.

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"--

Aug 27, 2016
Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil by McSpadden, Lezley.

Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil

Revelatory memoir by the mother of Michael Brown, the African American teenager killed by the police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014, sheds light on one of the landmark events in recent history.

Aug 27, 2016
Sting by Brown, Sandra, 1948- author.

Sting

When Jordie Bennet and Shaw Kinnard lock eyes across a disreputable backwater bar, something definitely sparks. Shaw gives off a dangerous vibe that makes men wary and inspires women to sit up and take notice. None feel that undercurrent more strongly than savvy businesswoman Jordie, who doesn't belong in a seedy dive on the banks of a bayou. But here she is . . . and Shaw Kinnard is here to kill her.

Aug 27, 2016
Sunday kind of love by Garlock, Dorothy, author.

Sunday kind of love

Gwendolyn Foster is thrown when her boyfriend proposes to her in front of her parents. He's just the man her parents always dreamed she'd marry, but she has another dream altogether, to be a writer, and she won't rest until she makes that dream come true. Then Hank comes into her life. Drowning in grief and pain since his little brother died a few months ago, something inside Hank comes alive again when he sees Gwen. He wants to help her become a writer, but can they build a future together when

Aug 27, 2016
Pond by Bennett, Claire-Louise, author.

Pond

An unmarried young woman chronicles her life on the outskirts of a small coastal village.

Aug 27, 2016
Listful Thinking- Using Lists to be More Productive, Successful and Less Stressed by Rizzo, Paula.

Listful Thinking- Using Lists to be More Productive, Successful and Less Stressed

A book that will give listeners their lives back with indispensible tips on saving time, getting organized, improving productivity, saving money, and reducing stress.

Aug 27, 2016
The mind-gut connection - how the hidden conversation within our bodies impacts our mood, our choices, and our overall health by Mayer, Emeran A., author.

The mind-gut connection - how the hidden conversation within our bodies impacts our mood, our choices, and our overall health

Combining cutting-edge neuroscience with the latest discoveries on the human microbiome, a practical guide in the tradition of Wheat Belly and Grain Brain that conclusively demonstrates the inextricable, biological link between mind and body. We have all experienced the connection between our mind and our gut--the decision we made because it "felt right;" the butterflies in our stomach before a big meeting; the anxious stomach rumbling when we're stressed out. While the dialogue between the gut

Aug 27, 2016
Liar's key by Neggers, Carla, author.

Liar's key

New York Times bestselling author Carla Neggers returns with the next absorbing, twisting tale of suspense, romance, and fastpaced action in her popular Sharpe & Donovan series.

Aug 27, 2016
The Kept Woman by Slaughter, Karin.

The Kept Woman

It's the most dangerous case of Will Trent's career. He knows this from the moment he sets foot in the abandoned Atlanta warehouse where a body lies on the floor; the body of an ex-cop. Bloody footprints leading away from the scene reveal that another victim, evidently a woman, was carried away, and has vanished into thin air. And, worst of all, the warehouse belongs to the city's biggest and most high-profile athlete; a local hero protected by the world's most expensive lawyers. A hero married

Aug 27, 2016
First star I see tonight - a novel by Phillips, Susan Elizabeth, author.

First star I see tonight - a novel

Piper Dove is a woman with a dream to become the best detective in the city of Chicago. First job? Trail former Chicago Stars quarterback, Cooper Graham. Problem? Graham's spotted her, and he's not happy. Piper soon finds herself working for Graham himself, although not as the bodyguard he refuses to admit he so desperately needs. Instead, he's hired her to keep an eye on the employees at his exclusive new nightclub. But Coop's life might be in danger, and Piper's determined to protect him, whet

Aug 27, 2016
Dreams and Visions by Doyle, Tom.

Dreams and Visions

Pastor Tom Doyle felt God calling him to leave the pastorate and become a full-time missionary in the Middle East and Central Asia eleven years ago. Along the way, he has recorded the stories of former Muslims who claim a dream or a vision opened their hearts to becoming followers of Christ. Though they live in the most dangerous places in the world for people who leave Islam and embrace Christ, they hold strong in their newfound faith despite the adversity.

Aug 27, 2016
At the Sign of Triumph by Weber, David.

At the Sign of Triumph

The Church of God Awaiting's triumph over Charis was inevtiable. But, Charis had something far more powerful than simple numbers. It had a king, a crown prince, and a navy prepared to die where they stood in its defense. So after eight years of war, it is not Charis but the Church that stand upon the brink of defeat. All of Safehold is posed for the final battle between those who believe in freedom and those who would crush it forever.

Aug 27, 2016
Armageddon - How Trump Can Beat Hillary by Morris, Dick.

Armageddon - How Trump Can Beat Hillary

The 2016 election is truly America's Armageddon-the ultimate and decisive battle to save America, a fight to defeat Hillary Clinton and the forces seeking to flout our constitutional government and replace it with an all-powerful president backed up by an activist judiciary that answers to no one. Already President Obama has moved America far down this path, and a President Clinton will act as his "third term," institutionalizing the excesses of the past eight years.

Aug 27, 2016
And the Trees Crept In by Kurtagich, Dawn.

And the Trees Crept In

When Silla and Nori arrive at their aunt's home, it's immediately clear that the blood manor is cursed. The creaking of the house and the stillness of the woods surrounding them would be enough of a sign, but there are secrets too, the questions that Silla can't ignore: Who is the beautiful boy that's appeared from the woods? Who is the man that her little sister sees, but no one else? And why does it seem that, ever since they arrived, the trees have been creeping closer?

Aug 27, 2016
Adnan's Story by Chaudry, Rabia.

Adnan's Story

On February 28, 2000, Adnan Syed was convicted and sentenced to life plus thirty years for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, a high school senior in Baltimore, Maryland. From the moment of his arrest, Syed has consistently maintained his innocence. Rabia Chaudry reexamines the investigation that led to Adnan Syed's arrest, shares his life in prison, covers new evidence and possibilities that have since come to light, and reviews recent court successes. Woven with personal reflections

Aug 27, 2016
The couple next door by Lapeña, Shari, 1960- author.

The couple next door

""I read this novel at one sitting, absolutely riveted by the storyline. The suspense was beautifully rendered and unrelenting!"--Sue Grafton, New York Times bestselling author of X "Meticulously crafted and razor-sharp. THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR lingers long after you turn the final page."--Harlan Coben, #1New York Times bestselling author of Fool Me Once "Provocative and shocking."--Lisa Gardner, the New York Times bestselling author of Find Her How well do you know the couple next door? Or your hu

Aug 27, 2016
Arrowood - a novel by McHugh, Laura, author.

Arrowood - a novel

When Arden Arrowood was four years old, her two-year-old twin sisters were stolen from the front yard of their hometown of Keokuk, Iowa, on the Mississippi River while Arden watched. Twenty years later, she returns home to confront the darkest part of her past. As the mystery unravels, the novel explores the reliability of memory, the stories we tell ourselves, and the power of love.

Aug 27, 2016
Winter Storms by Hilderbrand, Elin.

Winter Storms

Preparing for another holiday season in Nantucket, the Quinns are optimistic that despite a health scare for Kelley, this year's celebration will be their best in ages. After a year apart, and an ill-fated affair with the Inn's old Santa Claus, Mitzi has returned to rule the roost; there is hopeful news about Bart, who has been MIA in Afghanistan; and love is in the air as Kevin and Isabelle are preparing to get married. But as the family gathers together, a powerful blizzard bears down on the E

Aug 27, 2016
Whitefern - a novel by Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.), author.

Whitefern - a novel

Whitefern swallowed Audrina's childhood, and now the sprawling Victorian mansion threatens her adult life too. Audrina remembers a better time, when her husband, Arden, was a young man with a heart filled with devotion for her. He didn't used to be this ambitious, expansive and this cruel. But then, the death of Audrina's father changed a great many things. When the reading of her father's will reveals that Audrina herself will control fifty-one percent of the family brokerage, the halls of Whit

Aug 27, 2016
The underground railroad - a novel by Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.

The underground railroad - a novel

A magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South. Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. When Caesar, a recent arrival from Virginia, tells her about the Underground Railroad, they decide to take a terrifying risk and escape. Though they manage to find a station and head north, they are being hunted.

Aug 27, 2016
Thieving weasels by Taylor, Billy, 1960- author.

Thieving weasels

"Just when Skip O'Rourke thinks he's finally free of his con-artist family, they drag him back to Long Island for one last scam ... but nothing about this con is what it seems"--

Aug 27, 2016
Beginnings of Judaism by Gafni, Isaiah, author, speaker.

Beginnings of Judaism

Aug 26, 2016
Last scene alive by Harris, Charlaine.

Last scene alive

When Robin Crusoe returns to Lawrenceton to create a film, Roe Teagarden is surprised to learn that her estranged stepson is part of the crew, and when the neighborhood goes film crazy, an unknown murderer begins a killing spree.

Aug 26, 2016
Damaged - a Rosato and DiNunzio novel by Scottoline, Lisa, author.

Damaged - a Rosato and DiNunzio novel

Named the guardian ad litem of a middle-school boy with emotional issues on whose behalf she is suing the Philadelphia school district, Mary DiNunzio is confronted by elite lawyer Nick Machiavelli and risks her engagement in her obsessive investment in the case.

Aug 26, 2016
Poppy done to death by Harris, Charlaine.

Poppy done to death

When her sister-in-law Poppy is found murdered, amateur sleuth Aurora Teagarden teams up with Poppy's boyfriend, a local police detective, to solve the case, in spite of complications caused by their own past relationship.

Aug 26, 2016
A fool and his honey by Harris, Charlaine.

A fool and his honey

On returning home from a party, sleuthing librarian Aurora Teagarden of Georgia finds visiting niece Regina missing, Regina's husband slain with a hatchet, and their baby hidden under a bed.

Aug 26, 2016
Tom Clancy's Op-center - scorched earth by Galdorisi, George, 1948- author.

Tom Clancy's Op-center - scorched earth

"ISIS reigns supreme in huge swathes of Iraq and Syria and poses a threat to stability in the Middle East. When an American airstrike kills the ISIS leader's only son, he vows revenge. He discovers that a U.S. Navy admiral, now on duty in the Pentagon, led the strike. The ISIS leader has him kidnapped by American home-grown ISIS sympathizers. Their orders: smuggle him out of the United States and bring him to Mosul for execution. When the normal levers of U.S. domestic security can't move quickl

Aug 25, 2016
The well of ascension by Sanderson, Brandon. author

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.

Aug 25, 2016
The girl with the lower back tattoo by Schumer, Amy, author, narrator.

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.

Aug 25, 2016
The jealous kind - a novel by Burke, James Lee, 1936- author.

The jealous kind - a novel

On its surface, life in Houston in the 1950s is as you'd expect: stoic fathers, restless teens, drive-in movies, and souped-up Cadillacs. But underneath lies a world shifting under high school junior Aaron Broussard's feet. There's a class war between the 'haves' and the 'have-nots' as well as a real war, Korea, happening on the other side of the world. It is against this backdrop that Aaron comes of age, trying to understand how first loves, friendship, violence, and power can alter what "tradi

Aug 25, 2016
The muse by Burton, Jessie, 1982- author.

The muse

A captivating and brilliantly realized story of two young women, a Caribbean immigrant in 1960s London, and a bohemian woman in 1930s Spain, and the powerful mystery that ties them together.

Aug 25, 2016
The star-touched queen by Chokshi, Roshani, author.

The star-touched queen

"Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of Death and Destruction, she has earned only the scorn and fear of her father's kingdom. Content to follow more scholarly pursuits, her whole world is torn apart when her father, the Raja, arranges a wedding of political convenience to quell outside rebellions. Soon Maya becomes the queen of Akaran and wife of Amar. Neither roles are what she expected: As Akaran's queen, she finds her voice and power. As Amar's wife, she finds something

Aug 25, 2016
Fast and loose by Michaels, Fern.

Fast and loose

"With the women of the Sisterhood away on a covert assignment, their significant others could be expected to kick back and enjoy a little drama-free downtime. But that's not the way Jack, Ted, Harry, Charles, and the rest of their comrades roll. An urgent call has come to the headquarters of their organization, BOLO Consultants. Bert Navarro, head of security for Countess Anna de Silva, suspects that Annie's deluxe casino, Babylon, is being stealthily and expertly robbed. The scheme is so ingen

Aug 25, 2016
Fancy Dancer by Michaels, Fern, author.

Fancy Dancer

On his thirty-fifth birthday, Jake St. Cloud inherits a fortune, and learns the whereabouts of his mysterious half-brother. On her deathbed, Selma St. Cloud revealed that Jake had a sibling, a product of his father's affair. At last, Jake is in a position to track down Alex Rosario and make amends for their father's past neglect. When their initial meeting goes badly, a distraught Jake crashes his car and is sentenced to community work; with Alex as his parole officer. Jake must spend a year hel

Aug 25, 2016
Destroyermen 11 - Blood in the water by Anderson, Taylor, 1963- author.

Destroyermen 11 - Blood in the water

Ever since the USS Walker came from another world war to defy the terrifying Grik and diabolical Dominion, Matt Reddy and his crew have given their all to protect the oppressed Lemurians. But with the Walker in desperate need of repairs just as the Grik's First General is poised to strike, Reddy is desperate. With more enemies than ever before arrayed against them, the crew of the Walker needs new allies. That means combing the lethal wilds of Madagascar to find the Lemurians' fabled ancestors,

Aug 25, 2016
Rise the dark by Koryta, Michael, author.

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.

Aug 25, 2016
Boyish girl interrupted by Notaro, Tig.

Boyish girl interrupted

Aug 23, 2016
Chase by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Chase

"'This was no suicide,' says Detective Michael Bennett. A man plunges to his death from the roof of a Manhattan hotel. It looks like a suicide--except the victim has someone else's fingerprints and $10,000 in cash. Enter Detective Michael Bennett"--Container.

Aug 23, 2016
Bullseye by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Bullseye

Caught in the crossfire of a deadly standoff, Detective Michael Bennett must kill, or be killed. Tensions between America and Russia are the highest they've been since the Cold War. As the countries' two Presidents travel to the United Nations to iron out their differences, a fashionable husband and wife team of lethal special ops assassins prowls the streets of Manhattan hunting their prey, a law school professor hiding a scandalous secret.

Aug 23, 2016
After the end by Plum, Amy, author.

After the end

World War III has left the world ravaged by nuclear radiation. A lucky few escaped to the Alaskan wilderness. They've survived for the last thirty years by living off the land. When Juneau returns from a hunting trip to discover that everyone in her clan has vanished, she sets off to find them. Leaving the boundaries of their land for the very first time, she learns something horrifying: There never was a war. Cities were never destroyed. The world is intact. Everything was a lie.

Aug 23, 2016
The rise and fall of nations - forces of change in the post-crisis world by Sharma, Ruchir, author.

The rise and fall of nations - forces of change in the post-crisis world

A reevaluation of economics as a practical art form distills economics into ten succinct rules while discussing how to recognize political, economic, and social changes that affect everyday life.

Aug 23, 2016
The inseparables a novel by Nadler, Stuart, author.

The inseparables a novel

Henrietta Olyphant has lost her husband, her money, and is about to lose her hard won anonymity. At the same time, her daughter Oona is in the middle of a divorce, and has begun an affair with her therapist. Oona's teenaged daughter Lydia faces scrutiny and shame when a nude photo unintentionally circulates around her boarding school. In the wake of these upheavals, the women come together unexpectedly to sift through the mess.

Aug 23, 2016
Let's play make-believe by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Let's play make-believe

Both survivors of the divorce wars, Christy and Martin don't believe in love at first sight and certainly not on a first date. But from the instant they lock eyes, life becomes a sexy, romantic dream come true. That is, until they start playing a strangely intense game of make-believe-a game that's about to go too far.

Aug 23, 2016
The indwelling - the beast takes possession - a novel of the earth's last days by LaHaye, Tim, 1926-2016.

The indwelling - the beast takes possession - a novel of the earth's last days

The world mourns the death of its leader, Nicholae Carpathia. The resulting assassination has caused many members of the Tribulation Force to go on the run. However, when Nicholae Carpathia rises from the dead, he proclaims himself a god, signaling the beginning of Armageddon.

Aug 23, 2016
If you can keep it the forgotten promise of American liberty by Metaxas, Eric.

If you can keep it the forgotten promise of American liberty

Eric Metaxas offers a thrilling review of America's uniqueness, and a sobering reminder that America's greatness cannot continue unless people truly understand what their founding fathers meant for them to be. The book includes a stirring call-to-action for every American to understand the ideals behind the 'noble experiment in ordered liberty' that is America. It also paints a vivid picture of the tremendous fragility of that experiment and explains why that fragility has been dangerously forgo

Aug 23, 2016
House of nails - the construction, the demolition, the resurrection - a memoir of life on the edge by Dykstra, Lenny, 1963- author.

House of nails - the construction, the demolition, the resurrection - a memoir of life on the edge

Nicknamed "Nails" for his hustle and grit, Lenny approached the game of baseball -- and life -- with mythic intensity. During his decade in the majors as a center fielder for the legendary 1980s Mets and the 1990s Phillies, he was named to three All-Star teams and played in two of the most memorable World Series of the modern era. An overachiever known for his clutch hits, high on-base percentage, and aggressive defense, Lenny was later identified by his former minor-league roommate Billy Beane

Aug 23, 2016
Wake up America - the nine virtues that made our nation great--and why we need them more than ever by Bolling, Eric, author, narrator.

Wake up America - the nine virtues that made our nation great--and why we need them more than ever

Identifies nine values on which America was built--including manliness, profit, individuality, and religious faith--arguing that these values are under attack by Democratic leaders and must be embraced to revive the nation's dominance.

Aug 23, 2016
Seinfeldia - how a show about nothing changed everything by Armstrong, Jennifer Keishin, author.

Seinfeldia - how a show about nothing changed everything

The hilarious behind the scenes story of two guys who went out for coffee and dreamed up Seinfeld, the cultural sensation that changed television and bled into the real world, altering the lives of everyone it touched.

Aug 23, 2016
The end of white Christian America by Jones, Robert P. (Robert Patrick), author.

The end of white Christian America

Drawing on more than four decades of polling data, Robert P. Jones explains and analyzes the waning vitality of WCA. Jones argues that the visceral nature of today2s most heated issues; the vociferous arguments around same-sex marriage and religious liberty, the rise of the Tea Party following the election of the first black president, and stark disagreements between black and white Americans over the fairness of the criminal justice system, can only be understood against the backdrop of white C

Aug 23, 2016
Here comes the sun by Dennis-Benn, Nicole, author.

Here comes the sun

"In this radiant, highly anticipated debut, a cast of unforgettable women battle for independence while a maelstrom of change threatens their Jamaican village. Capturing the distinct rhythms of Jamaican life and dialect, Nicole Dennis- Benn pens a tender hymn to a world hidden among pristine beaches and the wide expanse of turquoise seas. At an opulent resort in Montego Bay, Margot hustles to send her younger sister, Thandi, to school. Taught as a girl to trade her sexuality for survival, Margot

Aug 23, 2016
To the bright edge of the world - a novel by Ivey, Eowyn, author.

To the bright edge of the world - a novel

In the winter of 1885, Lieutenant Colonel Allen Forrester sets out with his men on an expedition into the newly acquired territory of Alaska. Their objective: to travel up the ferocious Wolverine River, mapping the interior and gathering information on the region's potentially dangerous native tribes. With a young and newly pregnant wife at home, Forrester is anxious to complete the journey with all possible speed and return to her. But once the crew passes beyond the edge of the known world, th

Aug 23, 2016
Wizard and glass by King, Stephen, 1947- author.

Wizard and glass

Roland the gunslinger and his crew barely escape one world only to slip into another. It is in this other world that Roland relates to his crew a twisted and entertaining tale of his first quest as a gunslinger and the love of his life, Susan Delgado.

Aug 23, 2016
By the pricking of my thumbs - Read by Hugh Fraser by Christie, Agatha

By the pricking of my thumbs - Read by Hugh Fraser

Aug 22, 2016
Dakota born by Macomber, Debbie, author.

Dakota born

In a broken little town an outsider finds a new beginning.

Aug 22, 2016
Crisis of character - a White House Secret Service officer discloses his firsthand experience with Hillary, Bill, and how by Byrne, Gary J., author.

Crisis of character - a White House Secret Service officer discloses his firsthand experience with Hillary, Bill, and how

Posted directly outside President Clinton's Oval Office, Gary Byrne saw it all. Now that a second Clinton administration is a possibility Byrne, provides a firsthand account of the scandals, both known and unknown, and daily trials ranging from the minor to national in scale. Byrne now tells this story, before voters go to the polls, in the hopes that Clinton supporters will understand the real Hillary Clinton.

Aug 22, 2016
Cooking for Picasso a novel by Marno, Mozhan.

Cooking for Picasso a novel

"Thrilling, fast-paced, and engaging, Cooking for Picasso is a novel that vividly portrays the South of France. Intrigue, art, food, and deception are woven together in a tale of love and betrayal around the life and legacy of Picasso. Touching and true, this well-written narrative made me long for my mother|s coq au vin and for the sun of Juan-les-Pins.||Jacques Pe´pin, chef, TV personality, author.

Aug 22, 2016
The city baker's guide to country living a novel by Miller, Louise.

The city baker's guide to country living a novel

When Olivia Rawlings|pastry chef extraordinaire for an exclusive Boston dinner club sets not just her flambe´ed dessert but the entire building alight, she escapes to the most comforting place she can think of--the idyllic town of Guthrie, Vermont, home of Bag Balm, the country's longest-running contra dance, and her best friend Hannah. But the getaway turns into something more lasting when Margaret Hurley, the cantankerous, sweater-set-wearing owner of the Sugar Maple Inn, offers Livvy a job. B

Aug 22, 2016
The beauty of darkness by Pearson, Mary (Mary E.)

The beauty of darkness

Princess Lia and her love, Rafe, have escaped Venda and the path before them is winding and dangerous.

Aug 22, 2016
Dakota home by Macomber, Debbie, author.

Dakota home

Buffalo Valley, North Dakota, has found a new life. People have started moving here--people like Lindsay Snyder who came for one year to work as a teacher and stayed, marrying local farmer Gage Sinclair. Now Lindsay's best friend Maddy Washburn has decided to pull up stakes and join her in Buffalo Valley, hoping for the same kind of contentment and love. Jeb McKenna is a rancher, a man who's learned to endure, as the Dakota earth endures. He's raising bison and, by choice, lives a solitary life.

Aug 22, 2016
Patient H.M. - a story of memory, madness, and family secrets by Dittrich, Luke.

Patient H.M. - a story of memory, madness, and family secrets

An award-winning investigative journalist explores the scientific, ethical and, above all, human dimensions of one of the most important stories in the history of medicine. In the summer of 1953, a renowned Yale neurosurgeon performed a novel operation on an epileptic patient. The operation helped control intractable seizures, but it also did something else: it left the patient amnesic for the rest of his life. Dittrich excavates the lives of Dr. Scoville and his most famous patient, and spins t

Aug 22, 2016
Grace by Deon, Natashia

Grace

Aug 22, 2016
Outfoxed by Rosenfelt, David, author.

Outfoxed

"Defense lawyer Andy Carpenter spends as much time as he can working on his true passion, the Tara Foundation, the dog rescue organization he runs. Lately, Andy has been especially involved in a county prison program where inmates help train dogs the Tara Foundation has rescued to make them more adoptable, benefiting both the dogs and the prisoners. One of the prisoners Andy has been working with is Brian Atkins, who has 18 months left on a 5-year term for fraud. Brian has been helping to train

Aug 22, 2016
The Trouble With Goats and Sheep by Cannon, Joanna.

The Trouble With Goats and Sheep

England, 1976. Mrs. Creasy is missing and the Avenue is alive with whispers. The neighbors blame her sudden disappearance on the heat wave, but ten-year-olds Grace and Tilly aren't convinced. As the summer shimmers endlessly on, the girls decide to take matters into their own hands. Inspired by the local vicar, they go looking for God; they believe that if they find Him they might also find Mrs. Creasy and bring her home. Spunky, spirited Grace and frail, nervous Tilly go door to door in search

Aug 22, 2016
Girl in the Blue Coat by Hesse, Monica.

Girl in the Blue Coat

Amsterdam, 1943. Hanneke spends her days procuring and delivering sought after black market goods to paying customers, her nights hiding the true nature of her work from her concerned parents, and every waking moment mourning her boyfriend, who was killed on the Dutch front lines when the Germans invaded. She likes to think of her illegal work as a small act of rebellion. On a routine delivery, a client asks Hanneke for help. Expecting to hear that Mrs. Janssen wants meat or kerosene, Hanneke is

Aug 22, 2016
Rushing waters - a novel by Steel, Danielle, author.

Rushing waters - a novel

A forceful, dramatic novel about the lives of multiple people caught in a major hurricane and flood in New York City and the new relationships that develop in the aftermath.

Aug 22, 2016
Mike and Dave need wedding dates by Stangle, Mike.

Mike and Dave need wedding dates

The Stangle brothers bring their trademark, off color humor to everything from their most embarrassing adolescent experiences, to the most outrageous predicaments, to proper sexting etiquette, and finally to breaking up a midget bar fight. Insisting there is nothing wrong with how life is lived, these two do just that, and then some.

Aug 22, 2016
So close by McLaughlin, Emma, author.

So close

From international number one bestselling authors Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus comes a story about a girl from the trailer parks of central Florida.

Aug 22, 2016
The Mind-Gut Connection by Mayer, M. D., Emeran.

The Mind-Gut Connection

Combining cutting edge neuroscience with the latest discoveries on the human microbiome, a practical guide in the tradition of The Second Brain, and The Good Gut that conclusively demonstrates the inextricable, biological link between mind and the digestive system.

Aug 22, 2016
Wife of noble character by Puig, Yvonne Georgina

Wife of noble character

Aug 22, 2016