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Up jumps the devil by Maron, Margaret.

Up jumps the devil

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

Aug 28, 2016
Shooting at loons by Maron, Margaret.

Shooting at loons

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

Aug 28, 2016
Grace - a novel by Deón, Natashia, author.

Grace - a novel

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

Aug 28, 2016
Face value - the hidden ways that beauty shapes women's lives by Whitefield-Madrano, Autumn.

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

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

Aug 28, 2016
Diary of an oxygen thief by

Diary of an oxygen thief

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

Aug 28, 2016
Book that matters most by Hood, Ann

Book that matters most

Aug 28, 2016
Apprentice in death by Robb, J. D., 1950-

Apprentice in death

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

Aug 28, 2016
Morgue- a life in death by DiMaio, Vincent

Morgue- a life in death

Aug 28, 2016
Old path, white clouds - walking in the footsteps of the Buddha by Nhất Hạnh, Thích, author.

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

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

Aug 28, 2016
Mansfield Park by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817.

Mansfield Park

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

Aug 28, 2016
This savage song by Schwab, Victoria, author.

This savage song

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

Aug 28, 2016
Hillbilly elegy - a memoir of a family and culture in crisis by Vance, J. D., author, narrator.

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

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

Aug 28, 2016
Order to Kill by Flynn, Vince.

Order to Kill

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

Aug 28, 2016
Precious and Grace by Smith, Alexander McCall.

Precious and Grace

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

Aug 28, 2016
Illusion town by Castle, Jayne

Illusion town

Aug 28, 2016
Reasons to stay alive by Haig, Matt, 1975- author, narrator.

Reasons to stay alive

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

Aug 28, 2016
Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil by McSpadden, Lezley.

Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil

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

Aug 28, 2016
Sting by Brown, Sandra, 1948- author.

Sting

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

Aug 28, 2016
Sunday kind of love by Garlock, Dorothy, author.

Sunday kind of love

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

Aug 28, 2016
Pond by Bennett, Claire-Louise, author.

Pond

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

Aug 28, 2016