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The heart goes last - a novel by Atwood, Margaret, 1939-

The heart goes last - a novel

"Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of an economic and social collapse. Job loss has forced them to live in their car, leaving them vulnerable to roving gangs. They desperately need to turn their situation around--and fast. The Positron Project in the town of Consilience seems to be the answer to their prayers. No one is unemployed and everyone gets a comfortable, clean house to live in...for six months out of the year."--

Oct 9, 2015
The knockoff - a novel by Sykes, Lucy, author.

The knockoff - a novel

The story of Imogen Tate, editor in chief of Glossy magazine, who finds her twentysomething former assistant Eve Morton plotting to knock Imogen off her pedestal, take over her job, and reduce the magazine, famous for its lavish 768-page September issue, into an app.

Oct 8, 2015
The lost landscape - a writer's coming of age by Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.

The lost landscape - a writer's coming of age

Joyce Carol Oates' vivid chronicle of her hardscrabble childhood in rural western New York State. From memories of her relatives, to those of a charming bond with a special red hen on her family farm; from her first friendships to her earliest experiences with death, this is a powerful evocation of the romance of childhood, and its indelible influence on the woman and the writer she would become.

Oct 8, 2015
The Murder House by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

The Murder House

Noah Walker isn't superstitious. But there's one beach house in Bridgehampton that has a troubling history of violence and mystery: when Noah was a kid, No. 7 South Ocean burned down in a devastating fire, killing the couple trapped inside. Rebuilt after the fire, the gorgeous, ocean-front property is still known by locals as The Murder House. Now, sixteen years later, a powerful Hollywood player and his mistress are found dead in The Murder House and the police unearth proof that the couple is

Oct 9, 2015
The novel habits of happiness by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-

The novel habits of happiness

The ever-delightful, insatiably curious Edinburgh philosopher and amateur sleuth returns to take on a case unlike any she's had before-this one with paranormal implications-in the tenth installment of this beloved author's consistently best-selling series. From a small town outside Edinburgh comes the news that a young boy has been recounting vivid recollections of a past life: a perfect description of an island off the coast of Scotland which he couldn't possibly know, and a house there, where

Oct 9, 2015
The secret chord - a novel by Brooks, Geraldine.

The secret chord - a novel

Geraldine Brooks takes on one of literature's richest and most enigmatic figures - a man who shimmers between history and legend. Peeling away the myth to bring David to life in Second Iron Age Israel, Brooks traces the arc of his journey from obscurity to fame, from shepherd to soldier, from hero to traitor, from beloved king to murderous despot and into his remorseful and diminished dotage. Print run 350,000.

Oct 9, 2015
The seven good years - a memoir by Keret, Etgar, 1967-

The seven good years - a memoir

The seven years between the birth of Etgar Keret's son and the death of his father were good years, though still full of reasons to worry. Lev is born in the midst of a terrorist attack. Etgar's father gets cancer. The threat of constant war looms over their home and permeates daily life. What emerges from this dark reality is a series of sublimely absurd ruminations on everything from Etgar's three-year-old son's impending military service to the terrorist mindset behind Angry Birds.

Oct 9, 2015
The silent sea - a novel of the Oregon files by Cussler, Clive.

The silent sea - a novel of the Oregon files

On December 7th, 1941, five brothers exploring a small island off the coast of Washington State make an extraordinary discovery, only to be interrupted by news of the Pearl Harbor attack. In the present, Cabrillo, chasing the remnants of a crashed satellite in the Argentina, stumbles upon a shocking revelation of his own. His search to untangle the mystery leads him to that small island and its secret.

Oct 9, 2015
The sleeper and the spindle by Gaiman, Neil, author.

The sleeper and the spindle

Neil Gaiman has twisted together the familiar and the new as well as the beautiful and the wicked, and the result is a captivating and darkly funny story that will hold.

Oct 9, 2015
The story of the lost child by Ferrante, Elena, author.

The story of the lost child

Here is the dazzling saga of two women: the brilliant, bookish Elena and the fiery, uncontainable Lila. Both are now adults; many of life's great discoveries have been made, its vagaries and losses have been suffered. Through it all, the women's friendship has remained the gravitational center of their lives. Both women once fought to escape the neighborhood in which they grew up -- a prison of conformity, violence, and inviolable taboos. Elena married, moved to Florence, started a family, and p

Oct 8, 2015
The untethered soul - the journey beyond yourself by Singer, Michael A.

The untethered soul - the journey beyond yourself

Michael A. Singer explores the question of human identity . He shows how the development of consciousness can enable listeners all to dwell in the present moment and achieve happiness and self-realization.

Oct 9, 2015
The zig zag girl by Griffiths, Elly, author.

The zig zag girl

A band of magicians who served together in World War II track a killer who's performing their deadly tricks. Brighton, 1950. The body of a girl is found cut into three pieces. Detective Inspector Edgar Stephens is convinced the killer is mimicking a famous magic trick, the Zig Zag Girl. The inventor of the trick, Max Mephisto, is an old war friend of Edgar's. They served together in a shadowy unit called the Magic Men, a special ops troop that used stage tricks to confound the enemy. Max is on t

Oct 8, 2015
Tough love by Foster, Lori

Tough love

Oct 9, 2015
Tricky twenty-two by Evanovich, Janet

Tricky twenty-two

Oct 7, 2015
Trigger mortis - a James Bond novel by Horowitz, Anthony, 1955- author.

Trigger mortis - a James Bond novel

The world's most famous spy, James Bond, has just returned victorious from his showdown with Auric Goldfinger in Fort Knox. By his side is the glamorous and streetwise Pussy Galore, who played no small part in his success. As they settle down in London, the odds of Galore taming the debonair bachelor seem slim, but she herself is a creature not so easily caught. Meanwhile, the struggle for superiority between the Soviet Union and the West is escalating. In an attempt to demonstrate Soviet streng

Oct 2, 2015
True Blue by Smiley, Jane.

True Blue

In 1960s California, eighth-grader Abby Lovitt has trouble with True Blue, the newest horse on her family's ranch, a beautiful dappled gray who is so often spooked, Abby wonders if he is haunted by the ghost of his deceased former owner.

Oct 9, 2015
Two years eight months and twenty-eight nights - a novel by Rushdie, Salman.

Two years eight months and twenty-eight nights - a novel

"Once upon a time, in a world just like ours, there came "the time of the strangenesses." Reason receded and the loudest, most illiberal voices reigned. A simple gardener began to levitate, and a powerful djinn -- also known as the Princess of Fairyland -- raised an army composed entirely of her semi-magical great-great-great-grandchildren. A baby was born with the ability to see corruption in the faces of others. The ghosts of two philosophers, long dead, began arguing once more. And a battle f

Oct 9, 2015
Two years eight months and twenty-eight nights by Rushdie, Salman

Two years eight months and twenty-eight nights

Oct 5, 2015
Under a painted sky by Lee, Stacey

Under a painted sky

Oct 9, 2015
Unfair - the new science of criminal injustice by Benforado, Adam, author.

Unfair - the new science of criminal injustice

A legal scholar exposes the psychological forces that undermine the American criminal justice system, arguing that unless hidden biases are addressed, social inequality will widen, and proposes reforms to prevent injustice and help achieve true equality before the law.

Oct 5, 2015