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A darker shade of magic by Schwab, Victoria, author.

A darker shade of magic

Kell is one of the last Travelers; magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel universes. He can choose where he lands. There's Grey London, dirty and boring, without any magic, ruled by a mad King George. Then there's Red London, where life and magic are revered, and the Maresh Dynasty presides over a flourishing empire. White London, ruled by whoever has murdered their way to the throne. And once upon a time, there was Black London. But no one speaks of that now.

Nov 25, 2015
A little life - a novel by Yanagihara, Hanya, author.

A little life - a novel

When four classmates from a small Massachusetts college move to New York to make their way, they're broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition. There is kind, handsome Willem, an aspiring actor; JB, a quick-witted, sometimes cruel Brooklyn-born painter seeking entry to the art world; Malcolm, a frustrated architect at a prominent firm; and withdrawn, brilliant, enigmatic Jude, who serves as their center of gravity. Over the decades, their relationships deepen and darken, tin

Nov 27, 2015
All dressed in white an Under suspicion novel by Clark, Mary Higgins.

All dressed in white an Under suspicion novel

Five years ago, New Yorkers Amanda Pierce and Jeffrey Hunter had plans for a luxurious destination wedding at the Breakers resort in Palm Beach, Florida. The ceremony was planned for Saturday afternoon, to be followed by an impressive reception. But then Amanda goes missing without a trace before the celebrations can begin. Now, five years later, Laurie needs a new case to feature for Under Suspicion's next special, and Brett Young pushes her to choose Amanda, who has never been found.

Nov 30, 2015
Arrow of God by Achebe, Chinua.

Arrow of God

Set in the Ibo heartland of eastern Nigeria, one of Africa's best-known writers describes the conflict between old and new in its most poignant aspect: the personal struggle between father and son.

Nov 25, 2015
Autobiography of Mark Twain. Volume 3 by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910, author.

Autobiography of Mark Twain. Volume 3

Mark Twain's complete, uncensored autobiography was an instant bestseller when the first volume was published in 2010, on the centennial of his death.

Nov 26, 2015
Bathsheba - reluctant beauty by Hunt, Angela Elwell, 1957-, author

Bathsheba - reluctant beauty

Bathsheba, a beautiful woman forced to become one of King David's wives, is committed to protecting her son while dealing with the dynamics of the king's household in this biblically based novel.

Nov 25, 2015
Binge by Oakley, Tyler, 1989-


Pop culture phenomenon, social rights advocate, and the most prominent LGBT voice on YouTube brings you his first collection of witty, personal, and hilarious essays written in the voice that's earned him more than ten million followers across social media.

Nov 30, 2015
Blue guitar by Banville, John

Blue guitar

Nov 25, 2015
Building great sentences - exploring the writer's craft by Landon, Brooks.

Building great sentences - exploring the writer's craft

Understanding the variety of ways to construct sentences, from the smallest clause to the longest sentence, is important to enhancing your appreciation of great writing and potentially improving your own. Why do some lengthy sentences flow effortlessly while others stumble along? Why are you captivated by the writing of particular authors but not others? How can you craft sentences that reflect your own unique outlook on the world? Get the answers to these and other questions about writing and s

Nov 30, 2015
By the people - rebuilding liberty without permission by Murray, Charles A., author.

By the people - rebuilding liberty without permission

Murray describes how civil disobedience, backstopped by legal defense funds, can make large portions of the 180,000-page Federal Code of Regulations unenforceable through a targeted program that identifies regulations that arbitrarily and capriciously tell people what to do. Americans have it in their power to make the federal government an insurable hazard like hurricanes and floods, leaving them once again free to live the lives as they see fit.

Nov 30, 2015
Christmas bells - a novel by Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Christmas bells - a novel

In present-day Boston, a dedicated teacher in the Watertown public school system is stunned by somber holiday tidings. Sophia's music program has been sacrificed to budget cuts, and she worries not only about her impending unemployment but also about the consequences to her underprivileged students. At the church where she volunteers as music director, Sophia tries to forget her cares as she leads the children's choir in rehearsal for a Christmas Eve concert. Inspired to honor a local artist, So

Nov 25, 2015
Christmas in Mustang Creek by Miller, Linda Lael.

Christmas in Mustang Creek

Charlotte Morgan grew up in Mustang Creek, Wyoming, and couldn't wait to escape to the big city. But life in New York isn't as fabulous as she'd like to admit--she's lonely, doing a job she doesn't love and dating too many frogs she meets online. There was one potential prince, though--Jaxon Locke, a veterinarian with definite possibilities--but his move to Idaho to fill in at his dad's vet practice ended things just as they were getting interesting. What Charlotte doesn't know is that he misses

Nov 25, 2015
City on fire - a novel by Hallberg, Garth Risk, author

City on fire - a novel

The all-too-human individuals who live within this extraordinary first novel are: Regan and William Hamilton-Sweeney, estranged heirs to one of the city's biggest fortunes; Keith and Mercer, the men who, for better or worse, love them; Charlie and Sam, two Long Island teenagers seduced by downtown's nascent punk scene; an obsessive magazine reporter; his spunky, West Coast-transplant neighbor; and the detective trying to figure out what they all have to do with a shooting in Central Park. From p

Nov 25, 2015
Crimson shore by Preston, Douglas J., author.

Crimson shore

Special Agent Pendergast takes on a private case in Exmouth, Massachusetts - a quaint village on the coast north of Salem - to investigate the theft of a valuable wine cellar. He travels to the seaside town with his ward, Constance Green, where they quickly discover something far more sinister: a bricked-up niche in the wine cellar that holds the remains of a man, tortured and then entombed alive 150 years ago.

Nov 27, 2015
Cross justice by Patterson, James, 1947-

Cross justice

The toughest cases are the ones that hit close to home.When his cousin is accused of a heinous crime, Alex Cross returns to his North Carolina hometown for the first time in over three decades. As he tries to prove his cousin's innocence in a town where everyone seems to be on the take, Cross unearths a family secret that forces him to question everything he's ever known.Chasing a ghost he believed was long dead, Cross gets pulled into a case that has local cops scratching their heads and needin

Nov 30, 2015
Deceptive clarity by Elkins, Aaron

Deceptive clarity

Nov 25, 2015
Devil's pleasure palace by Walsh, Michael

Devil's pleasure palace

Nov 25, 2015
Dragonfish by Tran, Vu, 1975- author.


Robert, a rugged Oakland cop, still can't let go of Suzy, the mysterious Vietnamese wife who left him. Now she's disappeared from her new husband, Sonny, a violent Vietnamese smuggler and gambler who blackmails Robert into finding her for him. Pursuing Suzy through the glitzy, sleazy gambling dens of Las Vegas, Robert finds himself chasing the past that haunts Suzy--one that extends back to a refugee camp in Malaysia after the fall of Saigon. Her daughter, abandoned long ago, is now a steely pro

Nov 27, 2015
Emma - a modern retelling by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

Emma - a modern retelling

The summer after university, Emma Woodhouse returns home to the village of Highbury, where she will live with her health-conscious father until she is ready to launch her interior-design business and strike out on her own. In the meantime, she will do what she does best: offer guidance to those less wise in the ways of the world than herself. Happily, this summer brings many new faces to Highbury and into the sphere of Emma's not always perfectly felicitous council: Harriet Smith, a naive teache

Nov 25, 2015
Extreme ownership how the U.S. Navy SEALs lead and win by Willink, Jocko.

Extreme ownership how the U.S. Navy SEALs lead and win

Jocko Willink and Leif Babin served together in SEAL Task Unit Bruiser, the most highly decorated Special Operations unit from the war in Iraq. Willink, the task unit commander, planned and executed the strategy for Task Unit Bruiser, which had huge impact in the 'Battle of Ramadi'. Babin, as commander of Charlie Platoon (one of two SEAL platoons in Task Unit Bruiser) led countless combat operations into hostile territory alongside such outstanding SEAL warriors as Charlie Platoon's lead sniper

Nov 30, 2015
Fishermen by Obioma, Chigozie


Nov 25, 2015
Four seasons in Rome - on twins, insomnia, and the biggest funeral in the history of the world by Doerr, Anthony, 1973-

Four seasons in Rome - on twins, insomnia, and the biggest funeral in the history of the world

On the day Tony Doerr and his wife returned from the hospital with their newborn twins, he received a letter from the Academy of Arts and Letters informing him that he had won the prestigious Rome Prize, which provides a stipend, an apartment, and a writing studio at the beautiful American Academy for a year. Six months and a few Italian lessons later, they arrived in Rome.

Nov 27, 2015
Front runner a Dick Francis novel by Francis, Felix.

Front runner a Dick Francis novel

In his role as an undercover investigator for the British Horseracing Authority, Jeff Hinkley is approached by a multi-time champion jockey to discuss the delicate matter of losing races on purpose. Little does he know that the call will set off a lethal chain of events, including the apparent suicide of the jockey and an attempt on Hinkley's own life. Never one to leave suspicious events alone, Hinkley begins investigating the jockey and the races he may have thrown. But there are others out th

Nov 25, 2015
Game of lives by Dashner, James, 1972- author.

Game of lives

Michael used to live to game, but the games he was playing have become all too real. Only weeks ago, sinking into the Sleep was fun. The VirtNet combined the most cutting-edge technology and the most sophisticated gaming for a full mind-body experience. And it was Michael's passion. But now every time Michael sinks, he risks his life.

Nov 26, 2015
Girl waits with gun - a novel by Stewart, Amy, author.

Girl waits with gun - a novel

Living in virtual isolation years after the revelation of a painful family secret, Constance Kopp is terrorized by a belligerent silk factory owner and fights back in ways outside the norm for early twentieth-century women.

Nov 24, 2015
Glancing light by Elkins, Aaron

Glancing light

Nov 25, 2015
Hell's foundations quiver by Weber, David, 1952-

Hell's foundations quiver

Centuries ago, the human race fought its first great war against an alien race-and lost. A tiny population of human beings fled to distant Safehold. Centuries later, their descendants have forgotten their history; for them, life has been an eternal Middle Ages, ruled by the Church of God Awaiting, whose secret purpose is to prevent the re-emergence of industrial civilization.

Nov 30, 2015
How to bake pi - an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics by Cheng, Eugenia, author.

How to bake pi - an edible exploration of the mathematics of mathematics

"In How to Bake Pi, math professor Eugenia Cheng provides an accessible introduction to the logic and beauty of mathematics, powered, unexpectedly, by insights from the kitchen: we learn, for example, how the be´chamel in a lasagna can be a lot like the number 5, and why making a good custard proves that math is easy but life is hard."--Publisher description.

Nov 30, 2015
Hunter by Lackey, Mercedes, author.


They came after the Diseray. Some were terrors ripped from our collective imaginations, remnants of every mythology across the world. And some were like nothing anyone had ever dreamed up, even in their worst nightmares. Monsters. Long ago, the barriers between our world and the Otherworld were ripped open, and it's taken centuries to bring back civilization in the wake. Now, the luckiest Cits live in enclosed communities, behind walls that keep them safe from the hideous monsters fighting to br

Nov 27, 2015
I feel like going on - life, game, and glory by Lewis, Ray, 1975- author.

I feel like going on - life, game, and glory

Ray Lewis, legendary Baltimore Ravens linebacker and one of the greatest defensive players of his generation, holds nothing back on the state of football as well as his troubled childhood, his rise to athletic greatness, the storm that threatened to ruin his NFL career, and the devastating injury that nearly cost him a final moment of glory.

Nov 30, 2015
If you only knew - a novel by Higgins, Kristan, author

If you only knew - a novel

Letting go of her ex-husband is harder than wedding-dress designer Jenny Tate expected--especially since his new wife wants to be Jenny's new best friend. Sensing this isn't exactly helping her achieve closure, Jenny trades the Manhattan skyline for her hometown up the Hudson, where she'll start her own business and bask in her sister Rachel's picture-perfect family life--and maybe even find a little romance of her own with Leo, her downstairs neighbor, a guy who's utterly irresistible and annoy

Nov 25, 2015
Infinite home - a novel by Alcott, Kathleen, author.

Infinite home - a novel

Edith is a widowed landlady who rents apartments in her Brooklyn brownstone to an unlikely collection of humans, all deeply in need of shelter. Crippled in various ways--in spirit, in mind, in body, in heart--the renters struggle to navigate daily existence and soon come to realize that Edith's deteriorating mind, and the menacing presence of her estranged, unscrupulous son, Owen, is the greatest challenge they must confront together. Faced with eviction by Owen and his designs on the building,

Nov 25, 2015
Lafayette in the somewhat United States by Vowell, Sarah, 1969-

Lafayette in the somewhat United States

On August 16, 1824, an elderly French gentlemen sailed into New York Harbor and giddy Americans were there to welcome him. Or, rather, to welcome him back. It had been 30 years since the Revolutionary War hero the Marquis de Lafayette had last set foot in the United States, and he was so beloved that 80,000 people showed up to cheer for him. The entire population of New York at the time was 120,000. Lafayette's arrival in 1824 coincided with one of the most contentious presidential elections in

Nov 30, 2015
Language arts by Kallos, Stephanie

Language arts

Nov 25, 2015
Last orders the war that came early by Turtledove, Harry.

Last orders the war that came early

Hitler's Plan A was to win in a hurry, striking hard and deep into France. There was no Plan B. Now the war grinds on. Countries have been forced into strange alliances. The Nazis fortify thin lines with Hungarian and Romanian troops. England, finding its footing after the suspicious death of Winston Churchill and a coup d'etat, fights back in Europe and on the seas of the North Atlantic. Jews fight on both sides of the war-in secret in German uniform, openly in Spain, France, and Russia.

Nov 30, 2015
Let me explain you - a novel by Liontas, Annie, author.

Let me explain you - a novel

This is about a Greek American family and its patriarch-- part Zorba, part King Lear-- and announces the arrival of a significant new voice in contemporary literature.

Nov 30, 2015
Lethal letters by Adams, Ellery, author.

Lethal letters

When an item from a time capsule discovered in the foundation of a local church goes missing and a young woman is murdered, aspiring novelist Olivia Limoges investigates with the help of her fellow writers.

Nov 30, 2015
Loot by Elkins, Aaron


Nov 25, 2015
Monologue by Macks, Jon


Nov 25, 2015
Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue - a gaslight mystery by Thompson, Victoria (Victoria E.)

Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue - a gaslight mystery

When a family friend's traumatized daughter is accused of murdering her new husband, Sarah Brandt and Frank Malloy investigate with the assistance of household members and uncover sinister truths about the victim's true identity.

Nov 25, 2015
My struggle. Book three by Knausgård, Karl Ove, 1968-

My struggle. Book three

A family of four--mother, father, and two boys--move to the south coast of Norway, to a new house on a newly developed site. It is the early 1970s and the family's trajectory is upwardly mobile: the future seems limitless. In painstaking, sometimes self-lacerating detail, Karl Ove Knausgaard paints a world familiar to anyone who can recall the intensity and novelty of childhood experience, one in which children and adults lead parallel lives that never meet.

Nov 30, 2015
One life - my mother's story by Grenville, Kate, 1950- author, narrator.

One life - my mother's story

When Kate Grenville's mother died she left behind many fragments of memoir. These were the starting point for One Life, the story of a woman whose life spanned a century of tumult and change. In many ways Nance's story echoes that of many mothers and grandmothers, for whom the spectacular shifts of the twentieth century offered a path to new freedoms and choices. In other ways Nance was exceptional. In an era when women were expected to have no ambitions beyond the domestic, she ran successful b

Nov 27, 2015
One of ours by Cather, Willa, 1873-1947.

One of ours

This novel tells of the making of a young American soldier. Claude Wheeler, the sensitive, aspiring protagonist, resembles the youngest son of a peculiarly American fairy tale. His fortune is ready-made for him, but he refuses to settle for it. Alienated from his crass father and pious mother, all but rejected by a wife who reserves her ardor for missionary work, and dissatisfied with farming, Claude is an idealist without an ideal to cling to. It is only when his country enters the First World

Nov 25, 2015
Only a kiss - a survivors' club novel by Balogh, Mary, author.

Only a kiss - a survivors' club novel

Since witnessing the death of her husband during the wars, Imogen, Lady Barclay, has secluded herself in the confines of Hardford Hall, their home in Cornwall. The new owner has failed to take up his inheritance, and Imogen desperately hopes he will never come to disturb her fragile peace.

Nov 25, 2015
Ordinary grace a novel by Krueger, William Kent.

Ordinary grace a novel

Looking back at a tragic event that occurred during his thirteenth year, Frank Drum explores how a complicated web of secrets, adultery, and betrayal shattered his Methodist family and their small 1961 Minnesota community.

Nov 30, 2015
Parchment and old lace by Childs, Laura.

Parchment and old lace

Carmela couldn't imagine a finer evening than dinner at Commander's Palace with her beau, Detective Edgar Babcock. The food and the company are equally divine--with the exception of Isabelle Black's stopping by to brag about her upcoming wedding. Resuming the romance with a walk in the evening air, the couple is interrupted once again--this time by a terrifying scream from inside the cemetery. Having just seen Isabelle, Carmela and Edgar now find her lying across an aboveground tomb, strangled t

Nov 25, 2015
Payback is a mutha by Clark, Wahida.

Payback is a mutha

Using sex to get cars, expensive clothes, and anything else she desires, Brianna, a spoiled and selfish hustler, must make a tough decision when one of her schemes goes too far and her best friend Shan is caught in the crossfire.

Nov 25, 2015
Saving capitalism - for the many, not the few by Reich, Robert B., author, narrator.

Saving capitalism - for the many, not the few

Reich outlines how the American economic system is failing, with increasing income inequality and a shrinking middle class, and reveals how a market designed for broad prosperity can reverse the trend toward diminished opportunity.

Nov 30, 2015
Saving Mr. Terupt by Buyea, Rob, author.

Saving Mr. Terupt

Seventh grade was going to be awesome. The only thing missing was Mr. Terupt. The kids from Mr. Terupt's fifth- and sixth-grade classes are entering their first year of junior high school. There's a lot to be excited about, but there are new challenges, too. Peter and Jeffrey face tough competition on their wrestling team. Alexia has a disastrous first day of school, and that's only the beginning. Anna is desperate for Charlie to propose to her mother--what is he waiting for?! Danielle isn't fee

Nov 30, 2015
Side by side - walking with others in wisdom and love by Welch, Edward T., 1953-

Side by side - walking with others in wisdom and love

Written by a prominent biblical counselor with three decades of experience, aimed at everyday Christians, this will equip listeners with the tools they need to wisely walk alongside one another in the midst of life's struggles.

Nov 27, 2015
Silver in the blood by George, Jessica Day, 1976-

Silver in the blood

In 1897, seventeen-year-olds Dacia and Lou, New York socialites and cousins, visit their maternal homeland of Romania and learn the family secret--that they are shapeshifters, expected to take their rightful places and marry proper husbands.

Nov 30, 2015
Six of crows by Bardugo, Leigh.

Six of crows

Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can't pull it off alone. A convict with a thirst for revenge. A sharpshooter who can't walk away from a wager. A runaway with a privileged past. A spy known as the Wraith. A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums. A thief with a g

Nov 30, 2015
Sounds like me my life (so far) in song by Bareilles, Sara.

Sounds like me my life (so far) in song

Sara Bareilles shot to fame in 2007 with her single Love Song, but her journal as a songwriter started long before. In this candid book of essays, Sara pulls back the curtain to let fans see the songwriting process, and the entire struggle and joy inherent in creating great work while staying true to one's self.

Nov 27, 2015
Strike by MacHale, D. J.


Once again, Tucker Pierce and friends must fight for their lives against the better-equipped SYLO, and they will risk nearly everything to keep each other safe the battle's climax nears.

Nov 27, 2015
The devil takes a bride by London, Julia, author.

The devil takes a bride

Once the toast of society, Grace Cabot and her sisters now await the shame of losing high status and fine luxuries upon the death of the Earl of Beckington. The dire circumstances are inevitable unless, of course, Grace's wicked plot to seduce a wealthy viscount into marriage goes off without a single hitch. But once a stolen embrace with the wrong man leads her to be discovered in the arms of Jeffrey, the Earl of Merryton, her plan takes a most unexpected--and scorching--twist.

Nov 25, 2015
The dog master - a novel of the first dog by Cameron, W. Bruce, author.

The dog master - a novel of the first dog

Thirty thousand years ago, ice was storming the planet. Among the speciesforced out of the trees and onto the steppes by the advancing cold was modern man, who was both predator and prey. No stranger to the experiences that make us human,a mother's love and a father's betrayal, tribal war and increasing famine, political intrigue and forbidden love, joy and hope and devastating loss, our ancestors competed for scant resources in a brutal landscape. Mankind stood on the cold brink of extinction,

Nov 30, 2015
The emperor of any place by Wynne-Jones, Tim, author.

The emperor of any place

When Evan's father dies suddenly, Evan finds a hand-bound yellow book on his desk; a book his dad had been reading when he passed away. The book is the diary of a Japanese soldier stranded on a small Pacific island in WWII. Why was his father reading it? What is in this account that Evan's grandfather, whom Evan has never met before, fears so much that he will do anything to prevent its being seen? And what could this possibly mean for Evan?

Nov 27, 2015
The guilty by Baldacci, David.

The guilty

Will Robie is the government's most professional, disciplined, and lethal assassin. He infiltrates the most hostile countries in the world, defeats our enemies' advanced security measures, and eliminates threats before they ever reach our shores. But now, his skills have left him. Sent overseas on a critical assignment, he fails, unable to pull the trigger. Absent his talents, Robie is a man without a mission, and without a purpose. To recover what he has lost, Robie must confront what he has tr

Nov 30, 2015
The hired girl by Schlitz, Laura Amy.

The hired girl

Fourteen-year-old Joan Skraggs, just like the heroines in her beloved novels, yearns for real life and true love. But what hope is there for adventure, beauty, or art on a hardscrabble farm in Pennsylvania where the work never ends? Over the summer of 1911, Joan pours her heart out into her diary as she seeks a new, better life for herself--because maybe, just maybe, a hired girl cleaning and cooking for six dollars a week can become what a farm girl could only dream of--a woman with a future.

Nov 30, 2015
The innocent - a novel by Gabhart, Ann H., 1947- author.

The innocent - a novel

Carlyn Kearney has spent two lonely years not knowing whether to mourn or to hope after she receives word from the Union Army that her husband is missing. When the war ends without further word, Carlyn finds herself penniless, in debt, and forced from her home. With nowhere else to go, she seeks refuge at the Shaker village of Harmony Hill. The Shakers profess peace through simple living, but to Carlyn, the Shaker life seems anything but simple. When mysterious deaths disturb the peace of the vi

Nov 25, 2015
The last love song - a biography of Joan Didion by Daugherty, Tracy, author.

The last love song - a biography of Joan Didion

In The last love song, Tracy Daugherty, the critically acclaimed author of Hiding Man (a New York Times Notable book) and Just one catch, delves deep into the life of distinguished American author and journalist Joan Didion in this, the first printed biography published about her life. Joan Didion lived a life in the public and private eye with her late husband, writer John Gregory Dunne, whom she met while the two were working in New York City while Didion was at Vogue and Dunne was writing for

Nov 30, 2015
The life and death of Sophie Stark by North, Anna.

The life and death of Sophie Stark

Sophie Stark begins her filmmaking career by creating a documentary about her obsession, Daniel, a college basketball star. But when she becomes too invasive, she finds herself the victim of a cruel retribution. The humiliation doesn't stop her. Visionary and unapologetic, Sophie begins to use stories from the lives of those around her to create movies, and as she gains critical recognition and acclaim, she risks betraying the one she loves most.

Nov 25, 2015
The magic strings of Frankie Presto - a novel by Albom, Mitch, 1958- author, narrator.

The magic strings of Frankie Presto - a novel

This is the epic story of Frankie Presto - the greatest guitar player who ever lived - and the six lives he changed with his six magical blue strings. He makes records. He is adored. But Frankie Presto's gift is also his burden, as he realizes the power of the strings his teacher gave him, and how, through his music, he can actually affect people's lives. At the height of his popularity, tortured by his biggest mistake, he vanishes. His legend grows. Only decades later, having finally healed his

Nov 30, 2015
The mare by Gaitskill, Mary, 1954- author.

The mare

From the author of Veronica, a finalist for the National Book Award for fiction, comes Mary Gaitskill's most poignant and powerful work yet: the story of a Dominican girl, the white woman who introduces her to riding, and the horse who changes everything for her. Velveteen Vargas is an eleven-year-old from Brooklyn who is granted a summer vacation in the country, courtesy of the nonprofit Fresh Air Fund. Her host family is a couple in upstate New York: Ginger, a failed artist on the fringe of Al

Nov 30, 2015
The Mistletoe Inn a novel by Evans, Richard Paul.

The Mistletoe Inn a novel

The second holiday love story in bestselling author Richard Paul Evans's Mistletoe Collection. In one of her breakout sessions Kimberly meets another aspiring writer, and one of the few men at the conference, Zeke, an intelligent man with a wry wit who seems as interested in Kimberly as he is in the retreat. As Kimberly begins to open up to him about her stories and dreams, she inadvertently reveals her own troubled past.

Nov 30, 2015
The Pharaoh's secret - a Kurt Austin adventure - a novel from the NUMA files by Cussler, Clive.

The Pharaoh's secret - a Kurt Austin adventure - a novel from the NUMA files

The dazzling new novel in the bestselling NUMA Files series from the grand master of adventure. Kurt and Joe tangle with the most determined enemy they've ever encountered when a ruthless powerbroker schemes to build a new Egyptian empire as glorious as those of the Pharaohs. Part of his plan rests on the manipulation of a newly discovered aquifer beneath the Sahara, but an even more devastating weapon at his disposal may threaten the entire world: a plant extract known as the black mist rumoure

Nov 27, 2015
The photograph by Lewis, Beverly, 1949-

The photograph

In a 1980s Amish community, three sisters face a time of transition in their family, and each searches for a way to define her own future.

Nov 25, 2015
The potter's lady by Miller, Judith, 1944-, author

The potter's lady

Rose McKay has just graduated from the Philadelphia School of Design for Women and is now making every effort to succeed in the pottery business in post-Civil War West Virginia, including taking advice from her handsome competitor--but has she put her trust in the wrong man?

Nov 25, 2015
The power of I am - two words that will change your life today by Osteen, Joel, author, narrator.

The power of I am - two words that will change your life today

"Can two words give you the power to change your life? Yes they can! In the pages of his new book, bestselling author Joel Osteen shares a profound principle based on a simple truth,"

Nov 25, 2015
The profile by Del Rey, Lana, 1986-

The profile

Nov 27, 2015
The star side of Bird Hill by Jackson, Naomi, author.

The star side of Bird Hill

Two sisters are suddenly sent from their home in Brooklyn to Barbados to live with their grandmother, in this stunning debut novel This lyrical novel of community, betrayal, and love centers on an unforgettable matriarchal family in Barbados. Two sisters, ages ten and sixteen, are exiled from Brooklyn to Bird Hill in Barbados after their mother can no longer care for them. The young Phaedra and her older sister, Dionne, live for the summer of 1989 with their grandmother Hyacinth, a midwife and p

Nov 25, 2015
Tough love by Foster, Lori, 1958-, author

Tough love

Vanity Baker knows the best way to keep the famously commitment-phobic Stack "The Wolf" Hannigan around is to keep things casual between them. But when Stack's troublemaking family arrives on the scene, threatening everything he cares about, Stack realizes they are much more than friends with benefits.

Nov 25, 2015
Traffick by Hopkins, Ellen, author.


Five teens victimized by sex trafficking try to find their way to a new life.

Nov 30, 2015
Tricky twenty-two by Evanovich, Janet.

Tricky twenty-two

Stephanie Plum faces her toughest case yet, as the blockbuster series from bestselling author Janet Evanovich continues.

Nov 26, 2015
Unfaithful music & disappearing ink by Costello, Elvis.

Unfaithful music & disappearing ink

Born to a musical family outside of London and relocated to Liverpool, Costello created his own form of punk, became one of the first artists to exploit the newly burgeoning MTV video world, and managed to make himself a huge reputation in the U.K and the U.S. through his catchy tunes, provocative lyrics, and some instances of bad behavior. This is his story, written himself, rich with anecdotes about family and fellow musicians, and introspective about the creation of his famous songs.

Nov 30, 2015
Untwine - a novel by Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- author.

Untwine - a novel

Identical twin teenagers Giselle and Isabelle Boyer have always been inseparable, and expected to stay that way even though their Haitian American parents are separating--but when the entire family is caught in a car crash, everyone's world is shattered forever.

Nov 30, 2015
Voices in the night by Millhauser, Steven

Voices in the night

Nov 25, 2015
Walk on Earth a stranger by Carson, Rae, author.

Walk on Earth a stranger

Lee Westfall has a secret. She can sense the presence of gold in the world around her. Veins deep beneath the earth, pebbles in the river, nuggets dug up from the forest floor. The buzz of gold means warmth and life and home - until everything is ripped away by a man who wants to control her. Left with nothing, Lee disguises herself as a boy and takes to the trail across the country. Gold was discovered in California, and where else could such a magical girl find herself, find safety?

Nov 27, 2015
What you left behind - a novel by Hayes, Samantha, author.

What you left behind - a novel

Desperate for a vacation, Detective Inspector Lorraine Fisher has just come to Warwickshire for a stay with her sister, Jo, but the atmosphere of the country house is unusually tense. Freddie, Jo's son, seems troubled and uncommunicative. After yet another young man takes his life, Freddie disappears and Lorraine knows there must be something dark around town that links the suicides. Finding answers should help her find Freddie, but they'll also lead to a shocking truth.

Nov 30, 2015
What you see by Ryan, Hank Phillippi.

What you see

Why would a father abduct his own child? A wedding is planned in Jane Ryland's family, but there's a disaster instead. Nine-year-old Gracie-supposed to be the flower girl-has been taken by her stepdad. Where are they? Is the girl in danger? Reporter Jane Ryland learns there's a limit to the bonds of family-and learns to her peril what happens when loved ones are pushed too far. Meanwhile, Detective Jake Brogan's got a doozy of a case. At Boston's historic Faneuil Hall, a man is stabbed to death

Nov 27, 2015
Wheat belly 10-day grain detox - reprogram your body for rapid weight loss and amazing health by Davis, William, 1957- author.

Wheat belly 10-day grain detox - reprogram your body for rapid weight loss and amazing health

Through the New York Times bestseller Wheat Belly, millions of people learned how to reverse years of chronic health problems by removing wheat from their daily diets. Now Dr. Davis provides a simple ten-day grain detox plan, with carefully designed meal plans and delicious recipes that include everything needed to fully eliminate wheat and related grains. You will be guided through the complete detox experience and learn how to reduce or eliminate wheat-withdrawal symptoms. Inspiring and inform

Nov 30, 2015
Writing creative nonfiction by Mazzeo, Tilar J.

Writing creative nonfiction

Nov 30, 2015
Zoo at the edge of the world by Gale, Eric Kahn

Zoo at the edge of the world

Nov 25, 2015