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Zero K by Delillo, Don.

Zero K

Jeffrey Lockhart's father, Ross, is a billionaire in his sixties, with a younger wife, Artis Martineau, whose health is failing. Ross is the primary investor in a remote and secret compound where death is exquisitely controlled and bodies are preserved until a future time when biomedical advances and new technologies can return them to a life of transcendent promise. Jeff joins Ross and Artis at the compound to say 'an uncertain farewell' to her as she surrenders her body.

Apr 28, 2016
Zero K - a novel by DeLillo, Don. author

Zero K - a novel

Jeffrey Lockhart's father, Ross, is a billionaire in his sixties, with a younger wife, Artis Martineau, whose health is failing. Ross is the primary investor in a remote and secret compound where death is exquisitely controlled and bodies are preserved until a future time when biomedical advances and new technologies can return them to a life of transcendent promise. We are born without choosing to be. Should we have to die in the same manner? Isn't it a human glory to refuse to accept a certain

May 3, 2016
Your best brain by Medina, John

Your best brain

May 3, 2016
Writing great fiction by Hynes, James

Writing great fiction

May 3, 2016
Woman of God by Patterson, James.

Woman of God

May 3, 2016
We never asked for wings by Diffenbaugh, Vanessa

We never asked for wings

Apr 29, 2016
We never asked for wings a novel by Diffenbaugh, Vanessa.

We never asked for wings a novel

For fourteen years, Letty Espinosa has worked three jobs around San Francisco to make ends meet while her mother raised her children--Alex, now fifteen, and Luna, six--in their tiny apartment on a forgotten spit of wetlands near the bay. But now Letty's parents are returning to Mexico, and Letty must step up and become a mother for the first time in her life. Navigating this new terrain is challenging for Letty, especially as Luna desperately misses her grandparents and Alex, who is falling in l

May 3, 2016
Vitican Princess - a novel of Lucrezia Borgia by Gortner, C. W.

Vitican Princess - a novel of Lucrezia Borgia

Apr 29, 2016
Values, Inc. - how incorporating values into business and life can change the world by Dwyer-Owens, Dina, author

Values, Inc. - how incorporating values into business and life can change the world

"Summary Description: ...Our summary... will enable more companies, more leaders, more people, and the world at-large to achieve success that is well within reach by using values and bringing value to the lives of all they touch....Values shouldn't just be framed and hung on a wall. Put those values into action, bring those values to life, take a stand, and make a diference. The rewards are too great to ignore." -- back cover pkg.

Apr 27, 2016
Unstuffed by Soukup, Ruth.

Unstuffed

Encourages women that a life well lived is not so much about what we have as who we are. When we let go of all the stuff that is filling up our homes, minds, and soul, we are free to become who we really are, and who we are called to be in Christ.

Apr 28, 2016
Turning points in modern history by Liulevicious, Vejas Gabriel

Turning points in modern history

May 3, 2016
Treachery at Lancaster Gate - a Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel by Perry, Anne, author.

Treachery at Lancaster Gate - a Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel

Commander Thomas Pitt, head of Special Branch, is called to the scene of a brutal explosion in the heart of London. The bomb was set off during an important--and secret--police raid, killing several officers, and the government suspects anarachists are at work. But what Pitt discovers is far more disturbing: the explosion was not a terrorist attack meant to sow chaos, but a calculated means to commit a targeted murder. And the evidence trail leads him straight to a deadly crime that is set not i

May 3, 2016
Traveler by Dayton, Arwen.

Traveler

Quin Kincaid is a Seeker. Her legacy is an honor, an ancient role passed down for generations. But what she learned on her Oath night changed her world forever.

May 3, 2016
Traveler by Dayton, Arwen Elys

Traveler

Apr 29, 2016
Tim & Eric's Zone theory - 7 easy steps to achieve a perfect life by Heidecker, Tim, 1976-

Tim & Eric's Zone theory - 7 easy steps to achieve a perfect life

From Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, two of the twenty-first century's most vital and creative minds, comes a brand new, inspirational, and game-changing life system that promises to instantly provide wellness, happiness, and total, absolute fulfillment.

May 3, 2016
This too shall pass by Busquets, Milena

This too shall pass

May 3, 2016
This is Where It Ends by Nijkamp, Marieke.

This is Where It Ends

Told from four different perspectives, terror reigns as one student's calculated revenge turns into the ultimate game of survival.

May 3, 2016
They May Not Mean To, But They Do by Schine, Cathleen.

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.

May 3, 2016
The Year We Turned Forty by Fenton, Liz.

The Year We Turned Forty

Three best friends get the chance to return to the year they turned forty, the year that altered all of their lives in ways big and small-and also get the opportunity to change their future.

May 3, 2016
The Vatican princess a novel of Lucrezia Borgia by Gortner, C. W.

The Vatican princess a novel of Lucrezia Borgia

The Borgias fascinated and terrorized fifteenth-century Renaissance Italy, and Lucrezia Borgia, beloved daughter of the pope, was at the center of the dynasty's ambitions. Slandered as a heartless seductress who lured men to their doom, was she in fact the villainess of legend, or was she trapped in a familial web, forced to choose between loyalty and survival?

May 3, 2016
The Third Wave by Case, Steve.

The Third Wave

One of America's most accomplished entrepreneurs-a pioneer who made the Internet part of everyday life and orchestrated the largest merger in the history of business-shares a roadmap for how anyone can succeed in a world of rapidly changing technology.

May 3, 2016
The Sound of Gravel by Wariner, Ruth.

The Sound of Gravel

Ruth was the 39th of her father's 41 children in a polygamist doomsday cult. When she was only a few months old, Ruth's father - the man who had been the founding prophet of the community - was brutally murdered by his brother in a bid for church power. Ruth's mother remarried, becoming the second wife of another faithful congregant. Ruth's mother gave birth to six more children. Ruth and her siblings were carted back and forth between Mexico and the United States, where her mother collected wel

Apr 28, 2016
The sound of gravel - a memoir by Wariner, Ruth. author

The sound of gravel - a memoir

Ruth was the 39th of her father's 41 children in a polygamist doomsday cult. When she was only a few months old, Ruth's father-- the man who had been the founding prophet of the community-- was brutally murdered by his brother in a bid for church power. Ruth's mother remarried, becoming the second wife of another faithful congregant. Ruth's mother gave birth to six more children. Ruth and her siblings were carted back and forth between Mexico and the United States, where her mother collected wel

May 3, 2016
The Sleep Revolution by Huffington, Arianna.

The Sleep Revolution

Arianna Huffington shows how cultural dismissal of sleep as time wasted compromises people's health and decision-making and undermines work lives, personal lives, and even sex lives. She explores all the latest science on what exactly is going on while people sleep and dream. She takes on the dangerous sleeping pill industry, and all the ways addiction to technology disrupts sleep. She also offers a range of recommendations and tips from leading scientists on how to get better and more restorat

May 3, 2016
The shop on Blossom Street by Macomber, Debbie.

The shop on Blossom Street

There's a little shop on Blossom Street in Seattle called A Good Yarn. You go there to buy yarn, knitting supplies and patterns--and now you can join a knitting class. How to knit a baby blanket: that's the first lesson. There, four lives knit together. These four women, brought together by the age-old craft of knitting, make unexpected discoveries--about themselves and each other. Discoveries that lead to love, to friendship and acceptance, to laughter and dreams. Discoveries only women can sha

Apr 27, 2016
The rose and the dagger by Ahdieh, Renée, author.

The rose and the dagger

In a land on the brink of war, Shahrzad has been torn from the love of her husband Khalid, the Caliph of Khorasan. She once believed him a monster, but his secrets revealed a man tormented by guilt and a powerful curse--one that might keep them apart forever. Reunited with her family, who have taken refuge with enemies of Khalid, and Tariq, her childhood sweetheart, she should be happy. But Tariq now commands forces set on destroying Khalid's empire. Shahrzad is almost a prisoner caught between

May 3, 2016
The rising by Armstrong, Kelley, author

The rising

Things are getting desperate for Maya and her friends. Hunted by the powerful St. Clouds and now a rival Cabal as well, they're quickly running out of places to hide. And with the whole world thinking they died in a helicopter crash, it's not like they can just go to the authorities for help. All they have is the name and number of someone who might be able to give them a few answers. Answers to why they're so valuable, and why their supernatural powers are getting more and more out of control.

May 3, 2016
The Relic Master by Buckley, Christopher.

The Relic Master

The year is 1517. Dismas is a relic hunter: one who procures "authentic" religious relics for wealthy and influential clients. His two most important patrons are Frederick the Wise, Elector of Saxony and soon-to-be Cardinal Albrecht of Mainz. While Frederick is drawn to the recent writing of Martin Luther, Albrecht pursues the financial and political benefits of religion and seeks to buy a cardinalship through the selling of indulgences. When Albrecht's ambitions increase his demands for grander

May 3, 2016
The readers of Broken Wheel recommend by Bivald, Katarina, 1983- author.

The readers of Broken Wheel recommend

"Broken Wheel, Iowa, has never seen anyone like Sara, who traveled all the way from Sweden just to meet her pen pal, Amy. When she arrives, however, she finds that Amy's funeral has just ended. Luckily, the townspeople are happy to look after their bewildered tourist--even if they don't understand her peculiar need for books. Marooned in a farm town that's almost beyond repair, Sara starts a bookstore in honor of her friend's memory. All she wants is to share the books she loves with the citizen

May 3, 2016
The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Cooper, Anderson.

The Rainbow Comes and Goes

Anderson Cooper's intensely busy career as a journalist for CNN and CBS's 60 Minutes affords him little time to spend with his 91-year-old mother. After she briefly fell ill, he and Gloria began a conversation through email unlike any they had ever had before, a correspondence of surprising honesty and depth in which they discussed their lives, the things that matter to them, and what they still want to learn about each other.

May 3, 2016
The Past by Hadley, Tessa.

The Past

Three sisters, a brother, and their children assemble at their country house that is filled with memories of their shared past, one last time before it is sold.

Apr 28, 2016
The McKinsey edge - success principles from the world's most powerful consulting firm by Hattori, Shu, author

The McKinsey edge - success principles from the world's most powerful consulting firm

"Summary Description: In our summary of The McKinsey Edge by Shu Hattori, you'll learn the strategies for success that McKinsey consultants use to become highly successful. Through a wealth of rigorously selected, battle-tested, immediately implementable, and practical tips, you will Discover the secrets to building the self, growing with others, enhancing process management, and going the extra mile to reach the next leadership horizon... Through a wealth of rigorously selected, battle-tested,

Apr 27, 2016
The Mathews men - seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats by Geroux, William, author.

The Mathews men - seven brothers and the war against Hitler's U-boats

May 2, 2016
The Lord God Made Them All by Herriot, James.

The Lord God Made Them All

James Alfred Wright, who writes under the pseudonym James Herriot, was a British veterinarian who practiced for more than 60 years. Presented here are stories based on the diaries he kept as a young doctor working in the Yorkshire Dales.

May 2, 2016
The Longevity Book by Diaz, Cameron.

The Longevity Book

A personal, practical, and authoritative guide that examines the art and science of growing older and offers concrete steps women can take to create abundant health and resilience as they age.

May 3, 2016
The Last Painting of Sara De Vos by Smith, Dominic.

The Last Painting of Sara De Vos

In 1631, Sara de Vos is admitted as a master painter to the Guild of St. Luke's in Holland, the first woman to be so recognized. Three hundred years later, only one work attributed to de Vos is known to remain, a haunting winter scene, At the Edge of a Wood, which hangs over the bed of a wealthy descendant of the original owner. An Australian grad student, Ellie Shipley, struggling to stay afloat in New York, agrees to paint a forgery of the landscape, a decision that will haunt her. Because now

May 3, 2016
The last mile by Baldacci, David, author.

The last mile

A new thriller featuring detective Amos Decker. Convicted murderer Melvin Mars is counting down the last hours before his execution--for the violent killing of his parents twenty years earlier--when he's granted an unexpected reprieve. Another man has confessed to the crime.

May 2, 2016
The Importance of Being Little by Christakis, Erika.

The Importance of Being Little

A bold challenge to the conventional wisdom about early childhood, with a pragmatic program to encourage parents and teachers to rethink how and where young children learn best by taking the child's eye view of the learning environment.

May 3, 2016
The high graders - a novel by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988, author.

The high graders - a novel

The town of Rafter Crossing had been simmering for some time when Mike Shevlin rode in. The quiet ranching community has turned into a booming mining town, and the newfound wealth has made Rafter Crossing anything but peaceful. The cattlemen are bound and determined to close down the mines because they're poisoning the range water. And the miners are stealing the high-grade ore that rightfully belongs to Laine Tennison. Mike Shevlin's mission is to get Laine's ore back. The smell of fear and gre

Apr 27, 2016
The haters by Andrews, Jesse, author.

The haters

A road trip adventure about a trio of jazz-camp escapees who, against every realistic expectation, become a band.

May 3, 2016
The Half Has Never Been Told by Baptist, Edward E..

The Half Has Never Been Told

Historian Edward E. Baptist reveals the alarming extent to which slavery shaped our country politically, morally, and most of all, economically. Based on thousands of slave narratives and plantation records, it offers not only a radical revision of the history of slavery but a disturbing new understanding of the origins of American power that compels listeners to reckon with the violence and subjugation at the root of American supremacy.

May 3, 2016
The glittering court by Mead, Richelle, author.

The glittering court

The glittering court tells the story of Adelaide, an Osfridian countess who poses as her servant to escape an arranged marriage and start a new life in Adoria, the New World. But to do that, she must join the Glittering Court.

May 3, 2016
The Girl in the Red Coat by Hamer, Kate.

The Girl in the Red Coat

Carmel Wakeford becomes separated from her mother at a local children's festival, and is found by a man who claims to be her estranged grandfather. He tells her that her mother has had an accident and that she is to live with him for now. As days become weeks with her new family, 8-year-old Carmel realises that this man believes she has a special gift. While her mother desperately tries to find her, Carmel embarks on an extraordinary journey, one that will make her question who she is, and who s

Apr 28, 2016
The girl from Summer Hill by Deveraux, Jude.

The girl from Summer Hill

The first book of a new contemporary romance series set in the mountains of Virginia in a town with full of family legends, romance, and secrets from bestselling author of the Nantucket Brides trilogy. Sparks fly as fiery Casey Reddick and brooding Hollywood actor Tate Landers clash in the Virginia summer heat. She made up her mind the moment she met Tate - he's gorgeous, but stuck-up, nothing like his ex-brother-in-law, Devlin who's playing the Wickham to Tate's Darcy in local production of Pri

May 3, 2016
The Forgetting Time by Guskin, Sharon.

The Forgetting Time

A debut novel about a dying man with questions, a young boy who might have answers, and two mothers caught in the middle.

Apr 28, 2016
The expatriates - a novel by Lee, Janice Y. K., author.

The expatriates - a novel

Mercy, a young Korean American and recent Columbia graduate, is adrift, undone by a terrible incident in her recent past. Hilary, a wealthy housewife, is haunted by her struggle to have a child, something she believes could save her foundering marriage. Meanwhile, Margaret, once a happily married mother of three, questions her maternal identity in the wake of a shattering loss. As each woman struggles with her own demons, their lives collide in ways that have irreversible consequences for them a

Apr 27, 2016
The excellent Lombards by Hamilton, Jane, 1957 July 13- author.

The excellent Lombards

"Mary Frances "Frankie" Lombard is fiercely in love with her family's sprawling apple orchard and the tangled web of family members who inhabit it. Content to spend her days planning capers with her brother William, competing with her brainy cousin Amanda, and expertly tending the orchard with her father, Frankie desires nothing more than for the rhythm of life to continue undisturbed. But she cannot help being haunted by the historical fact that some family members end up staying on the farm an

May 3, 2016
The darkest corners by Thomas, Kara, 1990- author.

The darkest corners

When her father dies, Tessa is pulled back to the small Pennsylvania town where her life came apart when her father was sent to prison, her mother went to pieces, and her beloved older sister ran away, and where her testimony and that of her now-estranged friend Callie sent a serial killer to death row--a serial killer who may be getting a new trial as long buried secrets come to light.

May 3, 2016
The charmed children of Rookskill Castle by Fox, Janet S., author.

The charmed children of Rookskill Castle

In 1940, during the Blitz, Katherine, Robbie and Amelie Bateson are sent north to a private school in Rookskill Castle in Scotland, a brooding place, haunted by dark magic from the past--but when some of their classmates disappear Katherine has to find out if the cause is hidden in the past or very much in the present.

Apr 27, 2016
The assistants a novel by Perri, Camille.

The assistants a novel

A wry and astute debut about a young Manhattanite whose embezzlement scam turns her into an unlikely advocate for the leagues of overeducated and underpaid assistants across the city.

May 3, 2016
The arm of the starfish by L'Engle, Madeleine.

The arm of the starfish

A marine biology student reporting to his summer job on an island off Portugal finds himself at the center of a power struggle between his boss and another group of Americans.

May 2, 2016
The apartment - a novel by Steel, Danielle, author.

The apartment - a novel

"They come together by chance in the heart of New York City, four young women at turning points in their lives. Claire Kelly finds the walk-up apartment--a spacious loft in Hell's Kitchen. But the aspiring shoe designer needs at least one roommate to manage it. She meets Abby Williams, a writer trying to make it on her own, far away from her successful family in L.A. Four years later, Morgan Shelby joins them. She's ambitious, with a serious finance job on Wall Street. Then Sasha Hartman, a medi

May 3, 2016
The Ancient Minstrel by Harrison, Jim.

The Ancient Minstrel

Three novellas that highlight his phenomenal range as a writer, shot through with his trademark wit and keen insight into the human condition. Fresh, incisive, and endlessly entertaining, with moments of both profound wisdom and sublime humor.

May 3, 2016
Tell the Wind and Fire by Brennan, Sarah Rees.

Tell the Wind and Fire

A young girl named Lucie lives in a New York very different from the New York we know: the city is torn between two different kinds of magic, and her family is caught in the middle.

May 3, 2016
Tell me three things by Buxbaum, Julie, author.

Tell me three things

Sixteen-year old Jessie, still grieving over her mother's death, must move from Chicago to "The Valley," with a new stepfamily but no new friends until an anonymous fellow student emails and offers to help her navigate the school's treacherous social waters.

May 3, 2016
Tell me three things by Buxbaum, Julie

Tell me three things

Apr 29, 2016
Tears to Triumph by Williamson, Marianne.

Tears to Triumph

Instead of allowing ourselves to embrace our hurt, we numb it, medicate it, dismiss it, or otherwise divert our attention so that we never have to face it. True healing and transcendence can only come when we finally face our pain and wrestle with what it has to teach us. Written with warm compassion and profound wisdom, this offers us a powerful way forward through the pain, to a deeper awareness of our feelings, our lives, and our true selves.

May 3, 2016
Swiped - How to protect yourself in a world full of scammers, phishers, and identity thieves by Levin, Adam, (Adam K.), author

Swiped - How to protect yourself in a world full of scammers, phishers, and identity thieves

"Summary Description: Increasingly, identity theft is a fact of life. This doesn't mean there's no hope. Your identity may get stolen, but it doesn't have to be a life-changing event. In our summary, consumer advocate and identity fraud expert Adam Levin provides a method to help you keep hackers, phishers, and scammers from becoming your problem...With a clear-headed, practical approach, this summary is your guide to surviving the identity theft epidemic and protecting yourself, your identity,

Apr 27, 2016
Sweetbitter by Danier, Stephanie

Sweetbitter

May 3, 2016
Sweet Ruin by Cole, Kresley.

Sweet Ruin

The next searing novel in Kresley Cole's #1 New York Times best selling Immortals After Dark series.

May 3, 2016
Strangeness in my mind by Pamuk, Orhan

Strangeness in my mind

May 3, 2016
Story of the Bible by Johnson, Luke Timothy

Story of the Bible

May 3, 2016
Stiletto by O'Malley, Daniel.

Stiletto

Myfanwy Thomas returns to clinch an alliance between deadly rivals and avert an epic and slimy supernatural war. When secret organizations are forced to merge after years of enmity and bloodshed, only one person has the fearsome powers, and the bureaucratic finesse to get the job done. Facing her greatest challenge yet, Rook Myfanwy Thomas must broker a deal between two bitter adversaries.

May 3, 2016
St. Augustine's confessions by Cook William R.

St. Augustine's confessions

May 3, 2016
Speed kings by Bull, Andy

Speed kings

Apr 29, 2016
Speed kings - the 1932 Olympics and the fastest men in the world by Bull, Andy (Sportswriter), author.

Speed kings - the 1932 Olympics and the fastest men in the world

In the 1930s, as the world hurtled toward war, speed was all the rage. Bobsledding, the fastest and most thrilling way to travel on land had become a sensation. Exciting, and brutally dangerous, it was the must-see event of the 1932 Winter Olympics at Lake Placid. The American team was Jay O'Brien, the high-society playboy; Tippy Grey, a scandal-prone Hollywood has-been; Eddie Eagan, world champion heavyweight boxer and Rhodes Scholar; and Billy Fiske, the true heart of the team, despite being b

May 3, 2016
Sharp Ends. by Abercrombie, Joe.

Sharp Ends.

May 3, 2016
Sharp ends by Abercrombie, Joe

Sharp ends

Apr 27, 2016
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Rovelli, Carlo.

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Carlo Rovelli brings a playful, entertaining, and mind-bending introduction to modern physics, offering surprising explanations of Einstein's general relativity, quantum mechanics, elementary particles, gravity, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, and the role humans play in this weird and wonderful world.

Apr 28, 2016
Saving Montgomery Sole by Tamaki, Mariko, author.

Saving Montgomery Sole

"An outcast teen girl explores the mysteries of friendship, family, faith, and phenomena, including the greatest mystery of all--herself"--

May 2, 2016
Same sex symbol by Esposito, Cameron, author, performer.

Same sex symbol

May 3, 2016
Rose and the dagger by Ahdieh, Renee

Rose and the dagger

Apr 29, 2016
Rocket - Eight lessons to secure infinite growth by Silverstein, Michael J., author

Rocket - Eight lessons to secure infinite growth

"Summary Description: You can build a brand that lasts forever. You can grow faster than your rivals. To do this, however, you need to understand the theory that a very few people - the very few focused consumers - create most of the value in any business. If you have loyal consumers and you turn them into your apostles, they will spread the word about you, and they will propel you to growth... This summery is a must-have guide for everyone who wants to grow their business faster than a competit

Apr 27, 2016
Robert B. Parker's Slow burn by Atkins, Ace.

Robert B. Parker's Slow burn

After an apartment fire kills seven people, including two firemen, firefighter Jack McGee is convinced it was arson. McGee takes the case to Spenser who discovers it may just be one fire in a string of arson murders.

May 3, 2016
Reviving America - how repealing Obamacare, replacing the tax code, and reforming the Fed will restore hope and prosperity by Forbes, Steve, author

Reviving America - how repealing Obamacare, replacing the tax code, and reforming the Fed will restore hope and prosperity

"Summary Description: Conservative stalwart Forbes believes that a 'malaise has been caused by years of Obama's destructive policies, a broken tax system, and the Federal Reserve's Soviet-style controls over credit and money'...This compelling summary shows how the United States can recover the optimism and entrepreneurial dynamism that made it the greatest nation in history." -- back cover pkg.

Apr 27, 2016
Redemption road - a novel by Hart, John, 1965-, author

Redemption road - a novel

A tour de force narrative from critically acclaimed, award-winning, New York Times bestselling author John Hart. Now Hart has written his most ambitious work to date. The novel features his first-ever female protagonist, Elizabeth Black, a recently probationed cop who must fight to keep her badge and stop an innocent man from being sent back to jail. There's more to Elizabeth than meets the eye, and the secrets she fiercely protects could be the source of her downfall. Add to this Hart's signatu

May 3, 2016
Red team - how to succeed by thinking like the enemy by Zenko, Micah, author

Red team - how to succeed by thinking like the enemy

"Summary Description: Red teams are used widely in both the public and private sector. They are comprised primarily of fearless skeptics and those assuming the role of saboteurs who seek to better understand the interests, intentions, and capabilities of institutions or potential competitors. Red teaming, including simulations, vulnerability probes, and alternative analyses, helps institutions in competitive environments to identify vulnerabilities and weaknesses, challenge assumptions, and anti

Apr 27, 2016
Readers of Broken Wheel recommend by Bivald, Katarina

Readers of Broken Wheel recommend

Apr 29, 2016
Prayers the Devil Answers by McCrumb, Sharyn.

Prayers the Devil Answers

Suddenly thrust into the role of primary caretaker for her family following the tragic death of her husband, Ellie Robbins is appointed to serve out his term as sheriff of their rural Tennessee mountain town. The year is 1936, and her role is largely symbolic, except for the one task that only a sheriff can do: execute a convicted prisoner. Soon enough, dark secrets come to light, and Ellie must grapple with small town superstitions and the tenuous ties she shares with a condemned killer as she

May 3, 2016
Places no one knows by Yovanoff, Brenna

Places no one knows

May 3, 2016
Philosophy, religion, and the meaning of life by Ambrosia, Francis J.

Philosophy, religion, and the meaning of life

May 3, 2016
Pecan pies and homicides - A Charmed Pie Shoppe mystery by Adams, Ellery, author

Pecan pies and homicides - A Charmed Pie Shoppe mystery

Georgia baker shop owner Ella Mae LeFaye's sweet life takes a sour turn when a deadly arsonists tries to burn local businesses to a crisp.

Apr 27, 2016
Patience & Sarah by Miller, Isabel.

Patience & Sarah

Set in the nineteenth century, Isabel Miller's classic lesbian novel traces the relationship between Patience White, an educated painter, and Sarah Dowling, a cross-dressing farmer, whose romantic bond does not sit well with the puritanical New England farming community in which they live. They choose to live together and love each other freely, even though they know of no precedents for their relationship; they must trust their own instincts and see beyond the disdain of their neighbors. Ultima

May 3, 2016
Passenger by Bracken, Alexandra.

Passenger

Violin prodigy Etta Spencer had big plans for her future, but a tragedy has put her once-bright career at risk. Closely tied to her musical skill, however, is a mysterious power she doesn't even know she has. When her two talents collide during a stressful performance, Etta is drawn back hundreds of years through time.

May 3, 2016
Out of darkness by Pérez, Ashley Hope.

Out of darkness

Loosely based on a school explosion that took place in New London, Texas in 1937, this is the story of two teenagers: Naomi, who is Mexican, and Wash, who is black, and their dealings with race, segregation, love, and the forces that destroy people.

May 3, 2016
Only in Naples lessons in food and famiglia from my Italian mother-in-law by Wilson, Katherine, 1974-

Only in Naples lessons in food and famiglia from my Italian mother-in-law

An enchantingly warm and witty memoir follows American-born Katherine Wilson on her adventures abroad, where a three-month rite of passage in Naples turns into a permanent embrace of this boisterous city on the Mediterranean. It is all thanks to a surprising romance, a new passion for food, and a spirited woman who will become her mother-in-law, and teach her to laugh, to seize joy, and to love.

May 3, 2016
Only in Naples by Wilson, Katherine

Only in Naples

Apr 29, 2016
Once a rancher by Miller, Linda Lael, author.

Once a rancher

Slater Carson might be a filmmaker by trade, but he's still a cowboy at heart--and he knows the value of a hard day's work under the hot Wyoming sun. So when he sees troubled teen Ryder heading down a dangerous path, he offers the boy a job on the ranch he shares with his two younger brothers. And since Ryder's guardian is the gorgeous new Mustang Creek resort manager, Grace Emery, Slater figures it can't hurt to keep a closer eye on her, as well ... Grace Emery doesn't have time for romance. Be

May 3, 2016
Off the grid - a Joe Pickett novel by Box, C. J., author.

Off the grid - a Joe Pickett novel

Nate Romanowski is off the grid, recuperating from wounds and trying to deal with past crimes, when a small team of elite professional special operators offer to make Nate's criminal record disappear if he will help them destroy a domestic terror cell in Wyoming's Red Desert. But Joe Pickett discovers they are not what they seem.

May 3, 2016
Npr Kitchen Moments - Celebrating Food by Npr.

Npr Kitchen Moments - Celebrating Food

An audio feast of unique food stories that can be shared with friends and family.

May 3, 2016
No Honor Among Thieves by Jance, J. A..

No Honor Among Thieves

Legos that are being tracked by B. Simpson's security firm to reduce black market sales-and Ali Reynolds is just the woman to get to the bottom of the crime. She has the tech and the intel to follow the money (or, in this case, the Legos), which makes her a valuable asset to Joanna's team. Soon these two strong women realize that they're not just sharing a case, they're kindred spirits-which is paramount, because the killer they're up against is anything but child's play.

Apr 27, 2016
No honor among thieves - an Ali Reynolds/Joanna Brady novella by Jance, Judith A., author.

No honor among thieves - an Ali Reynolds/Joanna Brady novella

"For the first time ever, Ali Reynolds and Joanna Brady, New York Times bestselling author J.A. Jance's popular series sleuths, join forces to solve a terrifying crime in this exclusive novella that has everything you want in a thriller--page-turning action, breathtaking twists and turns, edge-of-your-seat suspense, and...Legos. "A semi's gone over the embankment." The call wakes Sheriff Joanna Brady in the middle of the night, but what brings her fully alert is the rest of the story. The driver

May 3, 2016
Night shift by Harris, Charlaine, author.

Night shift

At Midnight's local pawnshop, weapons are flying off the shelves, and used in sudden and dramatic suicides right at the main crossroads in town. Who better to figure out why blood is being spilled than the vampire Lemuel, who, while translating mysterious texts, discovers what makes Midnight the town it is. There's a reason why witches and werewolves, killers and psychics, have been drawn to this place. And now they must come together to stop the bloodshed in the heart of Midnight. For if all he

May 3, 2016
My struggle. Book 4 by Knausgard, Karl Ove, 1968- author.

My struggle. Book 4

18 years old and fresh out of high school, Karl Ove Knausgaard moves to a tiny fisherman's village far north of the polar circle to work as a school teacher. He has no interest in the job itself - or in any other job for that matter. His intention is to save up enough money to travel while finding the space and time to start his writing career. Initially everything looks fine: He writes his first few short stories, finds himself accepted by the hospitable locals and receives flattering attention

May 3, 2016
Miracles From Heaven by Beam, Christy Wilson.

Miracles From Heaven

Annabel Beam spent most of her childhood in and out of hospitals with a rare and incurable digestive disorder that prevented her from living a normal, healthy life. One sunny day when she was able to go outside and play with her sisters, she fell three stories headfirst into an old, hollowed-out tree. Implausibly, she survived without a scratch. While unconscious inside the tree, with rescue workers struggling to get to her, she visited heaven. After being released from the hospital, she defied

Apr 27, 2016
Miracles from Heaven - a little girl, her journey to Heaven, and her amazing story of healing by Beam, Christy Wilson author

Miracles from Heaven - a little girl, her journey to Heaven, and her amazing story of healing

Annabel Beam spent most of her childhood in and out of hospitals with a rare and incurable digestive disorder that prevented her from living a normal, healthy life. One sunny day when she was able to go outside and play with her sisters, she fell three stories headfirst into an old, hollowed-out tree. Implausibly, she survived without a scratch. While unconscious inside the tree, with rescue workers struggling to get to her, she visited heaven. After being released from the hospital, she defied

May 3, 2016
Maestra - a novel by Hilton, L. S., 1974- author.

Maestra - a novel

By day, Judith Rashleigh is a put-upon assistant at a prestigious London art house. By night, she's a hostess at one of the capital's notorious champagne bars. Desperate to make something of herself, Judith knows she has to play the game. She's transformed her accent and taught herself about wine and the correct use of a dessert fork, not to mention the art of discretion. She's learned to be a good girl. But when Judith is fired for uncovering a dark secret at the heart of the art world--and her

May 2, 2016
Lust and Wonder by Burroughs, Augusten.

Lust and Wonder

In chronicling the development and demise of the different relationships he's had while living in New York, Augusten Burroughs examines what it means to be in love, what it means to be in lust, and what it means to be figuring it all out.

May 3, 2016
Louisa the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams by Thomas, Louisa.

Louisa the extraordinary life of Mrs. Adams

Born in London to an American father and a British mother on the eve of the Revolutionary War, Louisa Catherine Johnson was raised in circumstances very different from the New England upbringing of the future president John Quincy Adams, whose life had been dedicated to public service from the earliest age. And yet John Quincy fell in love with her, almost despite himself. Their often tempestuous but deeply close marriage lasted half a century. An intimate portrait of a remarkable woman, a compl

May 3, 2016
Louisa by Thomas, Louisa

Louisa

Apr 29, 2016
Lost Among the Living by St. James, Simone.

Lost Among the Living

England, 1921. Three years after her husband, Alex, disappeared after being shot down over Germany, Jo Manders still mourns his loss. Working as a paid companion to his wealthy, condescending aunt, Dottie Forsyth, Jo travels to the family estate in the Sussex countryside. There is much she never knew about her husband's origins, and all is not well at Wych Elm House. Dottie's husband is distant, and her son was grievously injured in the war. Footsteps follow Jo down empty halls, and items in her

May 3, 2016
Listen, Liberal by Frank, Thomas.

Listen, Liberal

An audiobook that asks: what's the matter with Democrats? With his trademark sardonic wit and lacerating logic, Thomas Frank lays bare the essence of the Democratic Party's philosophy and how it has changed over the years. A form of corporate and cultural elitism has largely eclipsed the party's old working-class commitment, he finds. For certain favored groups, this has meant prosperity. But for the nation as a whole, it is a one-way ticket into the abyss of inequality. In this critical electio

May 3, 2016
Lilac Girls by Kelly, Martha Hall.

Lilac Girls

Inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this powerful debut novel reveals an incredible story of love, redemption, and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades.

Apr 28, 2016
Lilac girls - a novel by Kelly, Martha Hall, author.

Lilac girls - a novel

A novel inspired by the life of debutante turned unlikely WWII hero Caroline Ferriday.

May 3, 2016
Late middle ages by Daileader, Philip

Late middle ages

May 3, 2016
Last star by Yancey, Rick

Last star

Apr 27, 2016
Killer look by Fairstein, Linda

Killer look

May 3, 2016
James Herriot's Favorite Dog Stories by Herriot, James.

James Herriot's Favorite Dog Stories

James Alfred Wright, who writes under the pseudonym James Herriot, was a British veterinarian who practiced for more than 60 years. Presented here are stories based on the diaries he kept as a young doctor working in the Yorkshire Dales.

May 2, 2016
James Herriot's Cat Stories by Herriot, James.

James Herriot's Cat Stories

James Alfred Wright, who writes under the pseudonym James Herriot, was a British veterinarian who practiced for more than 60 years. Presented here are stories based on the diaries he kept as a young doctor working in the Yorkshire Dales.

May 2, 2016
Industrial revolution by Allitt, Patrick N.

Industrial revolution

May 3, 2016
In a different key the story of autism by Donvan, John (John Joseph), 1955- author.

In a different key the story of autism

The story of the discovery of autism, and the first child diagnosed with the disorder, as well as a history of the last eighty years of progress in understanding what autism is. Eighty years ago in Mississippi, the first child diagnosed with autism - Donald Triplett - was born. His parents embarked on a journey to understand the mysterious and complex condition that affected their son. Today physicians, parents, and politicians regularly speak of an epidemic of autism. The rate of autism spectru

May 3, 2016
In a different key - the story of autism by Donvan, John

In a different key - the story of autism

Apr 29, 2016
I let you go by Mackintosh, Clare.

I let you go

On a rainy afternoon, a mother's life is shattered as her son slips from her grip and runs into the street.

May 3, 2016
I let you go by Mackintosh, Clare

I let you go

Apr 29, 2016
How to be a Grown-Up by McLaughlin, Emma.

How to be a Grown-Up

Rory McGovern is entering the ostensible prime of her life when her husband loses his dream job and announces he feels like 'taking a break.'

May 3, 2016
Homegoing by Gyasi, Yaa

Homegoing

May 3, 2016
Highly illogical behavior by Whaley, John Corey

Highly illogical behavior

May 3, 2016
Hide away by Johansen, Iris.

Hide away

Dramatic changes are on the horizon for Eve and Joe Quinn and their relationship may never be the same. Faced with the task of protecting Cara Delaney, a young girl with ruthless enemies who want to see her dead, Eve takes her away to the remote Scottish Highlands where they join Jane MacGuire in search of a hidden treasure. But nowhere is far enough away to protect Cara from danger.

May 3, 2016
Heroes of the frontier by Eggers, Dave

Heroes of the frontier

May 3, 2016
Haters by Andrews, Jesse

Haters

Apr 29, 2016
Harmony House by Sheff, Nic.

Harmony House

Jen Noonan's father thinks a move to a new house is the key to salvation, but to everyone who has lived there in that house before, it is a portal to pure horror. After her alcoholic mother's death, Jen's father cracked. He dragged Jen to a dilapidated old manor on the shore of New Jersey to start their new lives, but Jen can tell that the place has an unhappy history. She can feel it the same way she can feel her anger flowing out of her, affecting the world in strange ways she can't explain. B

May 3, 2016
Grunt by Roach, Mary.

Grunt

Mary Roach explores the science of keeping human beings intact, awake, sane, uninfected, and uninfested in the bizarre and extreme circumstances of war.

May 3, 2016
Great philosophical debates by Nichols, Shaun

Great philosophical debates

May 3, 2016
Great minds of the eastern intellectual tradition by Hardy, Grant

Great minds of the eastern intellectual tradition

May 3, 2016
Glittering court by Mead, Kristen

Glittering court

Apr 29, 2016
Girls and Sex by Orenstein, Peggy.

Girls and Sex

A generation gap has emerged between parents and their girls. Even in this age of helicopter parenting, the mothers and fathers of tomorrow's women have little idea what their daughters are up to sexually or how they feel about it. Drawing on in-depth interviews with over seventy young women and a wide range of psychologists, academics, and experts, renowned journalist Peggy Orenstein goes where most others fear to tread, pulling back the curtain on the hidden truths, hard lessons, and important

Apr 28, 2016
Front Lines by Grant, Michael.

Front Lines

World War II, 1942. A court decision makes women subject to the draft and eligible for service. The unproven American army is going up against the greatest fighting force ever assembled, the armed forces of Nazi Germany. Three girls sign up to fight. Rio Richlin, Frangie Marr, and Rainy Schulterman are average girls, girls with dreams and aspirations, at the start of their lives, at the start of their loves. Each has her own reasons for volunteering: Rio fights to honor her sister; Frangie needs

May 3, 2016
Foundations of eastern civilization by Benjamin, Craig G.

Foundations of eastern civilization

May 3, 2016
Flawed by Ahern, Cecellia.

Flawed

Celestine follows the rules, which is perfect in a society governed by an unyielding punishment system. One wrong decision and your skin is painfully branded. When Celestine makes the forbidden decision to help another who has been branded, she is thrown on trial by her boyfriend Art's father, head of the Tribunal. She must decide if she's willing to stand up for what she believes in, endure heinous brandings and lose Art forever, or be a puppet for the Tribunal but keep him by her side. Cracks

May 3, 2016
First Women by Brower, Kate Andersen.

First Women

One of the most underestimated, and challenging, positions in the world, the First Lady of the United States must be many things: an inspiring leader with a forward-thinking agenda of her own; a savvy politician, skilled at navigating the treacherous rapids of Washington; a wife and mother operating under constant scrutiny; and an able CEO responsible for the smooth operation of countless services and special events at the White House. Kate Andersen Brower draws on a wide array of untapped, cand

May 3, 2016
Fire touched by Briggs, Patricia, author.

Fire touched

Tensions between the fae and humans are coming to a head. And when coyote shapeshifter Mercy and her Alpha werewolf mate, Adam, are called upon to stop a rampaging troll, they find themselves with something that could be used to make the fae back down and forestall out-and-out war: a human child stolen long ago by the fae. Defying the most powerful werewolf in the country, the humans, and the fae, Mercy, Adam, and their pack choose to protect the boy no matter what the cost. But who will protect

May 3, 2016
Far from true - a Promise Falls novel by Barclay, Linwood, author.

Far from true - a Promise Falls novel

When private investigator Cal Weaver looks into a break-in at the home of a recently deceased man, he uncovers far more than he is prepared for after he finds a hidden room in the basement. All evidence points to the room being used for salacious activity. Perhaps something illegal. He also finds that a cache of DVDs has been stolen from the room and soon realizes it may not be discs the thief was actually interested in. But there is something even darker than thievery in town. Detective Barry D

May 3, 2016
Falling by Green, Jane

Falling

May 3, 2016
Fall of man in Wilmslow a novel by Lagercrantz, David.

Fall of man in Wilmslow a novel

Leonard Corell, a detective sergeant in the sleepy town of Wilmslow, is disillusioned with his lot. Trapped between professional stagnation and personal repression, he can't even work up the courage to ask out Julie, the pretty assistant at the tailor's. Tasked with investigating the suicide of a local recluse, Alan Turing, Corell is torn between admiration for the dead man's genius and disgust for his sexuality. In the face of opposition from his superiors, Corell continues to investigate the o

May 3, 2016
Extreme prey - a novel by Sandford, John, 1944 February 23- author.

Extreme prey - a novel

Lucas Davenport is on a campaign tour with his friend, the governor, who is running for president. When he realizes someone is trying to assassinate the governor, Lucas must do everything he can to protect him.

May 3, 2016
Exits & entrances - a celebration in words and music by Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, author.

Exits & entrances - a celebration in words and music

Speeches and soliloquies from various plays and readings of sonnets.

May 3, 2016
Excellent Lombards by Hamilton, Jane

Excellent Lombards

Apr 27, 2016
Everybody's fool a novel by Russo, Richard, 1949-

Everybody's fool a novel

"A best-selling and beloved author, at the very top of his game, now returns to North Bath, in upstate New York, and the characters who made Nobody's Fool, his third novel, his first great success. The irresistible Sully, who in the intervening years has come by some unexpected good fortune, is now staring down a VA cardiologist's estimate that he only has a year or two left, and he's busy as hell keeping the news from the most important people in his life: Ruth, the married woman he carried on

May 3, 2016
Every heart a doorway by McGuire, Seanan, author.

Every heart a doorway

Children have always disappeared under the right conditions, slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, and emerging somewhere else. Magical lands have little need for used up miracle children. Nancy tumbled once, but now she's back. The things she's experienced, they change a person. The children under Miss West's care understand all too well. Each of them is seeking a way back to their own fantasy world. Nancy's arrival

May 3, 2016
Eligible - a novel by Sittenfeld, Curtis.

Eligible - a novel

Equal parts homage to Jane Austen and bold literary experiment, Eligible is a brilliant, playful, and delicious saga for the twenty-first century.

May 2, 2016
Eat pray love, made me do it - life journeys inspired by the bestselling memoir by

Eat pray love, made me do it  - life journeys inspired by the bestselling memoir

In the ten years since its electrifying debut, Elizabeth Gilbert's Eat Pray Love has become a worldwide phenomenon, empowering millions of readers to set out on paths they never thought possible, in search of their own best selves. Here, in this candid and captivating collection, nearly fifty of those readers, people as diverse in their experiences as they are in age and background, share their stories. The journeys they recount are transformative, sometimes hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking, b

May 3, 2016
Eat pray love made me do it - life journeys inspired by the bestselling memoir by

Eat pray love made me do it - life journeys inspired by the bestselling memoir

Apr 29, 2016
Eat Dirt by Axe, Josh.

Eat Dirt

Doctor of Natural Medicine and wellness authority Dr. Josh Axe delivers a groundbreaking, indispensable guide for understanding, diagnosing, and treating one of the most discussed yet little-understood health conditions: leaky gut syndrome.

May 3, 2016
Early middle ages by Daileader, Philip

Early middle ages

May 3, 2016
Dodgers by Beverly, Bill

Dodgers

Apr 29, 2016
Dodgers a novel by Beverly, William, 1965-

Dodgers a novel

The story of a young LA gang member named East, who is sent by his uncle along with some other teenage boys ... including East's hothead younger brother ... to kill a key witness hiding out in Wisconsin. The journey takes East out of a city he's never left and into an America that is entirely alien to him, ultimately forcing him to grapple with his place in the world and decide what kind of man he wants to become.

May 3, 2016
Disrupted by Lyons, Dan.

Disrupted

For twenty-five years Dan Lyons was a leading tech journalist, until the Friday his Newsweek boss called. His job? Gone. Fifty years old with two young kids, Lyons was, in a word, screwed. Then an idea hit. For years he'd seen people strike gold in the start-up boom. Why not him? One tech company, flush with $100 million, offered a pile of stock options. What could go wrong?

May 3, 2016
Discovering your roots by Colletta, John Phillip

Discovering your roots

May 3, 2016
Dear Elizabeth - a play in letters from Elizabeth Bishop to Robert Lowell and back again by Ruhl, Sarah, 1974-

Dear Elizabeth - a play in letters from Elizabeth Bishop to Robert Lowell and back again

The complicated relationship between the poets Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell is revealed in nearly thirty years' worth of correspondence. Taken from their exchange of letters, Dear Elizabeth is a study in friendship, intimacy, and the power of words.

May 3, 2016
Darkest corners by Thomas, Kara

Darkest corners

Apr 29, 2016
Custer's trials by Stiles, T. J.

Custer's trials

Apr 29, 2016
Custer's trials a life on the frontier of a new America by Stiles, T. J.

Custer's trials a life on the frontier of a new America

Stiles portrays a real Custer, full of flaws but possessed of outstanding combat skills and leadership, both in the Civil War and on the western frontier. The biography easily overshadows its many predecessors, offering new facts and interpretations.

May 3, 2016
Cruel crown by Aveyard, Victoria, author.

Cruel crown

A bind-up of the first two Red Queen novellas. Two women on either side of the Silver and Red divide tell the stories no one else knows. In Queen Song, Queen Coriane, first wife of King Tiberias, has a secret diary that recounts her heady courtship with the crown prince, the birth of a new prince, Cal, and the potentially deadly challenges that lay ahead for her royal life. In Steel Scars, Captain Farley exchanges coded transmissions with the resistance as she travels the land recruiting black-m

May 3, 2016
Crimson skew by Grove, S.E.

Crimson skew

May 3, 2016
Cold mountain - a novel by Frazier, Charles, 1950-, author

Cold mountain - a novel

The tale of Inman, a wounded Confederate soldier, who walks away from the ravages of the Civil War and back home to Ada, his prewar sweetheart.

May 2, 2016
City of secrets - a novel by O'Nan, Stewart, 1961- author.

City of secrets - a novel

In 1945, with no homes to return to, Jewish refugees set out for Palestine by the tens of thousands. Those who made it were hunted as illegals by the British mandatory authorities there, and relied on the underground to shelter them. Taking fake names, they blended with the population, joining the wildly different factions fighting for the independence of Israel.

May 3, 2016
Chasing the last laugh - Mark Twain's raucous and redemptive round-the-world comedy tour by Zacks, Richard.

Chasing the last laugh - Mark Twain's raucous and redemptive round-the-world comedy tour

Weaving together a trove of sources, including newspaper accounts, correspondence, and unpublished material from Berkeley's ongoing Twain Project, Zacks chronicles a chapter of Twain's life as complex as the author himself, full of foolishness and bad choices, but also humor, self-discovery, and triumph.

May 2, 2016
Bucky F*Cking Dent by Duchovny, David.

Bucky F*Cking Dent

When Ted hears the news that his estranged father, Marty, is dying of lung cancer, he immediately moves back into his childhood home, where a whirlwind of revelations ensues. The browbeating absentee father of his youth is living to make up for lost time, but his health dips drastically whenever his beloved Red Sox lose. So, with help from a crew of neighborhood old timers and the lovely Mariana, Marty's Nuyorican grief counselor, Ted orchestrates the illusion of a Sox winning streak, enabling M

May 3, 2016
Brief encounters - conversations, magic moments, and assorted hijinks by Cavett, Dick.

Brief encounters - conversations, magic moments, and assorted hijinks

The legendary talk show host Dick Cavett introduces the fascinating characters who have crossed his path, from James Gandolfini and John Lennon to Mel Brooks and Nora Ephron, enhancing the appreciation of their talent, their personalities, and their place in the pantheon.

May 3, 2016
Black Rabbit Hall by Chase, Eve, author

Black Rabbit Hall

For fans of Kate Morton and Sarah Waters, here's a magnetic debut novel of wrenching family secrets, forbidden love, and heartbreaking loss housed within the grand gothic manor of Black Rabbit Hall.

Apr 27, 2016
Black flags the rise of ISIS by Warrick, Joby.

Black flags the rise of ISIS

Traces how the strain of militant Islam behind ISIS first arose under the leadership of terrorist mastermind Abu Musab al-Zarqawi and spread through the strategic mistakes of Presidents Bush and Obama.

May 3, 2016
Black flags - the rise of ISIS by Warrick, Joby

Black flags - the rise of ISIS

Apr 29, 2016
Beginnings of Judaism by Gafni, Isaiah M.

Beginnings of Judaism

May 3, 2016
Before we visit the goddess by Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee, 1956- author.

Before we visit the goddess

A beautiful, powerful new novel from the bestselling, award-winning author of Sister of My Heart and The Mistress of Spies about three generations of mothers and daughters who must discover their greatest source of strength in one another--a masterful, brilliant tale of a family both united and torn apart by ambition and love. The daughter of a poor baker in rural Bengal, India, Sabitri yearns to get an education, but her family's situation means college is an impossible dream. Then an influenti

May 3, 2016
Before we visit the goddess by Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee

Before we visit the goddess

Apr 27, 2016
Becoming grandma by Stahl, Lesley

Becoming grandma

Apr 29, 2016
Becoming Grandma - the joys and science of the new grandparenting by Stahl, Lesley.

Becoming Grandma - the joys and science of the new grandparenting

After four decades as a reporter, Lesley Stahl says the most vivid and transforming experience of her life was not covering the White House, interviewing heads of state, or any other of her stories at 60 Minutes. It was becoming a grandmother. She was hit with a jolt of joy so intense and unexpected, she wanted to 'investigate' it, as though it was a news flash! And so, using her 60 Minutes skills, she explores how grandmothering changes a woman's life, interviewing her friends like Whoopi Goldb

May 3, 2016
Because of Miss Bridgerton by Quinn, Julia.

Because of Miss Bridgerton

Everyone expects Billie Bridgerton to marry one of the Rokesby brothers. The two families have been neighbors for centuries, and as a child the tomboyish Billie ran wild with Edward and Andrew. Either one would make a perfect husband, someday. There is only one Rokesby Billie absolutely cannot tolerate, and that is George. He may be the eldest and heir to the earldom, but he's arrogant, annoying, and she's absolutely certain he detests her. Which is perfectly convenient, as she can't stand the s

Apr 28, 2016
Back From the Dead by Walton, Bill.

Back From the Dead

This inspiring memoir from sports and cultural icon Bill Walton recounts his devastating injuries and amazing recoveries, set in the context of his UCLA triumphs under John Wooden, his storied NBA career, and his affinity for music and the Grateful Dead.

May 3, 2016
Assistants by Perri, Camille

Assistants

Apr 29, 2016
Anna and the Swallow Man by Savit, Gavriel.

Anna and the Swallow Man

When her university professor father is sent by the Gestapo to a concentration camp, seven-year-old Anna travels the Polish countryside with the mysterious Swallow Man during World War II.

May 3, 2016
Anna and the swallow man by Savit, Gavriel

Anna and the swallow man

Apr 29, 2016
American housewife - stories by Ellis, Helen, author.

American housewife - stories

A sharp, funny, delightfully unhinged collection of stories set in the dark world of domesticity, American housewife features murderous ladies who lunch, celebrity treasure hunters, and the best bra fitter south of the Mason Dixon line.

May 2, 2016
American heiress - the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst by Toobin, Jeffrey

American heiress - the wild saga of the kidnapping, crimes and trial of Patty Hearst

May 3, 2016
American Girls by Sales, Nancy Jo.

American Girls

Instagram. Whisper. Yik Yak. Vine. YouTube. Kik. Ask.fm. Tinder. The dominant force in the lives of girls coming of age in America today is social media. What is it doing to an entire generation of young women? This is a disturbing portrait of the end of childhood as we know it, and of the inexorable and ubiquitous experience of a new kind of adolescence; one dominated by new social and sexual norms, where a girl's first crushes and experiences of longing and romance occur in an accelerated elec

May 3, 2016
Amazing Fantastic Incredible by Doran, Colleen.

Amazing Fantastic Incredible

Stan Lee tells the story of his life with the same inimitable wit, energy, and offbeat spirit that he brought to the world of comics. Moving from his impoverished childhood in Manhattan to his early days writing comics, through his military training films during World War II and the rise of the Marvel Empire in the 1960s to the current resurgence in movies.

May 3, 2016
A Tyranny of Petticoats by Wein, Elizabeth.

A Tyranny of Petticoats

From an impressive sisterhood of YA writers comes an edge-of-your-seat anthology of historical fiction and fantasy featuring a diverse array of daring heroines.

May 3, 2016
A Study in Charlotte by Cavallaro, Brittany.

A Study in Charlotte

Jamie Watson has always been intrigued by Charlotte Holmes; after all, their great-great-great-grandfathers are one of the most infamous pairs in history. But the Holmes family has always been odd, and Charlotte is no exception. She's inherited Sherlock's volatility and some of his vices, and when Jamie and Charlotte end up at the same Connecticut boarding school, Charlotte makes it clear she's not looking for friends. But when a student they both have a history with dies under suspicious circum

May 3, 2016
A Little Life by Yanagihara, Hanya.

A Little Life

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

Apr 28, 2016