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All the bright places by Niven, Jennifer

All the bright places

Jul 25, 2016
Among the wicked by Castillo, Linda, author.

Among the wicked

Chief of Police Kate Burkholder is called upon by the sheriff's department in rural, upstate New York to assist on a developing situation that involves a reclusive Amish settlement and the death of a young girl. Unable to penetrate the wall of silence between the Amish and English communities, the sheriff asks Kate to travel to New York, pose as an Amish woman, and infiltrate the community. Kate goes deep under cover. In the coming days, she unearths a world built on secrets, a series of shockin

Jul 25, 2016
Bill O'Reilly's legends and lies- the patriots by O'Reilly, Bill

Bill O'Reilly's legends and lies- the patriots

Jul 25, 2016
Boar island by Barr, Nevada, author.

Boar island

Anna Pigeon, in her career as a National Park Service Ranger, has had to deal with all manner of crimes and misdemeanors, but cyber-bullying and stalking is a new one. The target is Elizabeth, the adopted teenage daughter of her friend Heath Jarrod. Elizabeth is driven to despair by the disgusting rumors spreading online and bullying texts. Until, one day, Heath finds her daughter Elizabeth in the midst of an unsuccessful suicide attempt. And then she calls in the cavalry---her aunt Gwen and her

Jul 25, 2016
Falling - a love story by Green, Jane, 1968- author, narrator.

Falling - a love story

Eight years ago, Emma Montague left behind the strict confines, and rather dull boyfriend, of her upper-crust English life and moved to New York City, where she immediately found success in finance. But her soulless, cutthroat, all-consuming job was another life she didn2t want. Answering an ad on Craigslist, Emma finds a tiny beach cottage in the small town of Westport, Connecticut. It needs work; lots of work. But it2s the perfect project to satisfy Emma2s passion for interior design and garde

Jul 20, 2016
Family tree by Wiggs, Susan

Family tree

Jul 25, 2016
Fault in our stars by Green, John

Fault in our stars

Jul 25, 2016
First comes love by Giffin, Emily, author.

First comes love

"Meredith thought she'd done it all right - married the perfect man, had the perfect daughter - but as she grows increasingly restless, she can't help but wonder if she got the love part wrong. Josie has been happily single for years, but she wants a child of her own so much she's one bad Match.com date away from heading straight for the baby carriage all on her own. The sisters, whose relationship was strained by the tragic death of their older brother over a decade ago, find that they need eac

Jul 20, 2016
Grit by Duckworth, Angela

Grit

Jul 25, 2016
Grunt - the curious science of humans at war by Roach, Mary, author.

Grunt - the curious science of humans at war

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

Jul 20, 2016
Here's to us - a novel by Hilderbrand, Elin, author.

Here's to us - a novel

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

Jul 20, 2016
Homegoing - a novel by Gyasi, Yaa, author.

Homegoing - a novel

Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, are born into different villages in eighteenth-century Ghana. Effia is married off to an Englishman and lives in comfort in the palatial rooms of Cape Coast Castle. Unbeknownst to Effia, her sister, Esi, is imprisoned beneath her in the castle's dungeons, sold with thousands of others into the Gold Coast's booming slave trade, and shipped off to America, where her children and grandchildren will be raised in slavery. One thread of Homegoing follows Effia's descen

Jul 20, 2016
House of secrets by Meltzer, Brad

House of secrets

Jul 25, 2016
I've got sand in all the wrong places by Scottoline, Lisa, author.

I've got sand in all the wrong places

Lisa and Francesca are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman. This six book series is among the best reviewed humor books published today and has been compared to the late greats. This seventh volume will not disappoint as it hits the humorous and poignant note that fans have come to expect from the beloved mother daughter duo.

Jul 20, 2016
Magic - a novel by Steel, Danielle.

Magic - a novel

The White Dinner is a love poem to friendship, joy, elegance, and the monuments of Paris. And each year it is an unforgettable summer night, especially for Jean-Philippe Dumas, a longtime participant, and the three couples he's carefully selected to attend this exclusive and cherished event. Interweaving the stories of seven individuals, lives will be forever changed on the eve of one such White Dinner; a night that will lead to new friendships, new love, and of course, magical possibilities.

Jul 20, 2016
Miller's Valley by Quindlen, Anna

Miller's Valley

Jul 25, 2016
Modern lovers by Straub, Emma, author.

Modern lovers

Friends and former college bandmates Elizabeth and Andrew and Zoe have watched one another marry, buy real estate, and start businesses and families, all while trying to hold on to the identities of their youth. But nothing ages them like having to suddenly pass the torch (of sexuality, independence, and the ineffable alchemy of cool) to their own offspring. Back in the band's heyday, Elizabeth put on a snarl over her Midwestern smile, Andrew let his unwashed hair grow past his chin, and Zoe was

Jul 20, 2016
Outfoxed by Rosenfelt, David, author.

Outfoxed

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

Jul 25, 2016
Siracusa by Ephron, Delia

Siracusa

Jul 25, 2016
Someone always knows by Muller, Marcia

Someone always knows

Jul 25, 2016
The black widow by Silva, Daniel, 1960- author.

The black widow

Gabriel Allon, the art restorer, spy, and assassin is poised to become the chief of Israel2s secret intelligence service. But on the eve of his promotion, events conspire to lure him into the field for one final operation. ISIS has detonated a massive bomb in the Marais district of Paris, and a desperate French government wants Gabriel to eliminate the man responsible before he can strike again.

Jul 20, 2016
The gene - an intimate history by Mukherjee, Siddhartha, author.

The gene - an intimate history

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling author of The Emperor of All Maladies, a magnificent history of the gene and a response to the defining question of the future: What becomes of being human when we learn to 'read' and 'write' our own genetic information?

Jul 20, 2016
Tribe - on homecoming and belonging by Junger, Sebastian, author, narrator.

Tribe - on homecoming and belonging

Decades before the American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin lamented that English settlers were constantly fleeing over to the Indians-but Indians almost never did the same. Tribal society has been exerting an almost gravitational pull on Westerners for hundreds of years, and the reason lies deep in our evolutionary past as a communal species. The most recent example of that attraction is combat veterans who come home to find themselves missing the incredibly intimate bonds of platoon life. The lo

Jul 20, 2016
White bone - a novel by Pearson, Ridley, author.

White bone - a novel

When ex-military contractor John Knox receives a text from partner Grace Chu warning that she fears her cover may have been blown while on assignment, he jumps into action. Knox must locate her overseas handlers, convince them of the threat, and then attempt to retrace the well hidden steps of a woman who had been attempting to determine how one million euros2 worth of AIDS vaccine disappeared, all while eluding angry poachers on a parallel trail.

Jul 20, 2016
Zero hour by Lore, Pittacus, author.

Zero hour

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

Jul 20, 2016