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The Gustav Sonata - a novel by Tremain, Rose, author. The Gustav Sonata - a novel

Moving between the 1930s and the 1990s, this fierce and beautifully orchestrated story explores the vast human issues of racism and tolerance, flight and refuge, cruelty and tenderness. It is a powerful and deeply moving addition to the beloved oeuvre of one of our greatest contemporary novelists.

Dec 1, 2016
Falling over sideways by Sonnenblick, Jordan, author. Falling over sideways

Claire's life is a joke, but she's not laughing. While her friends seem to be leaping forward, she's dancing in the same place. The mean girls at school are living up to their mean name, and there's a boy, Ryder, who's just as bad, if not worse. And at home, nobody's really listening to her, if anything; they seem to be more in on the joke than she is.

Dec 1, 2016
The fall guy a novel by Lasdun, James. The fall guy a novel

In this taut psychological thriller, a couple and their houseguest find themselves caught in a deadly web of secrets, obsession, and revenge.

Dec 1, 2016
Echoes of Sherlock Holmes - stories inspired by the Holmes canon by Echoes of Sherlock Holmes - stories inspired by the Holmes canon

A brand-new anthology of stories inspired by the Arthur Conan Doyle canon. In this follow-up to the acclaimed In the Company of Sherlock Holmes, expert Sherlockians Laurie King and Leslie Klinger put forth the question: What happens when great writers/creators who are not known as Sherlock Holmes devotees admit to being inspired by Conan Doyle stories? While some are highly regarded mystery writers, others are best known for their work in the fields of fantasy or science fiction. All of these ta

Dec 1, 2016
Death's end - remembrance of Earth's past by Liu, Cixin. Death's end - remembrance of Earth's past

Half a century after the Doomsday Battle, the uneasy balance of Dark Forest Deterrence keeps the Trisolaran invaders at bay. Earth enjoys unprecedented prosperity due to the infusion of Trisolaran knowledge. With human science advancing daily and the Trisolarans adopting Earth culture, it seems that the two civilizations will soon be able to co-exist peacefully as equals without the terrible threat of mutually assured annihilation. The peace, however, has also made humanity complacent.

Dec 1, 2016
The confident parent - a pediatrician's guide to caring for your little one -- without losing your joy, your mind, or yourself by Scott, Jane, author. The confident parent - a pediatrician's guide to caring for your little one -- without losing your joy, your mind, or yourself

We've all heard the complaint from parents: They're more overwhelmed than ever before - juggling demands on their time as well as conflicting advice from family, friends, frenemies, and 'experts' on how to achieve parental perfection -or risk jeopardizing their little one's future happiness. Pediatrician Jane Scott has seen this parental anxiety up close, and in&#x00A0%x;The Confident Parent&#x00A0%x;she shares advice on how to cut through the confusion, dial down the insecurities and unhelpful

Dec 1, 2016
Blackballed - the black and white politics of race on America's campuses by Ross, Lawrence C., author. Blackballed - the black and white politics of race on America's campuses

An explosive and controversial book that rips the veil off America's hidden secret: America's colleges have fostered a racist environment that makes them a hostile space for African American students. Lawrence Ross exposes the white fraternity and sorority system, with traditions of racist parties, songs, and assaults on black students; and the universities themselves, who name campus buildings after racist men and women. It also takes a deep dive into anti-affirmative action policies, and how t

Dec 1, 2016
The betrayed fiancée by Brunstetter, Wanda E., author. The betrayed fiancée

"Kristi Palmer thought Joel Byler was the man she would marry, until she suddenly learns he has been hiding a lot from her. He never told her about growing up Amish, but the bigger problem is that he rebelled from all that was good in his upbringing and has put his selfish desires first. Now he has stolen money from their joint account, and she is done with the relationship. Can trust broken ever be mended?" --

Dec 1, 2016
Because I'm watching by Dodd, Christina, author. Because I'm watching

The survivor of a college dorm massacre, a woman accused of her lover's murder, Madeline Hewitson is haunted by ghosts and tormented by a killer only she can see. At night, she works, writing and drawing the monster that slithers through her imagination, and living in fear of those moments when the doors of her mind unhinge and her nightmare lives in the daylight.

Dec 1, 2016
Another day in the death of America - a chronicle of ten short lives by Younge, Gary, author. Another day in the death of America - a chronicle of ten short lives

On an average day in America, seven young people aged nineteen or under will be shot dead. In Another Day in the Death of America, award-winning Guardian journalist Gary Younge tells the stories of the lives lost during the course of a single day in the United States. It could have been any day, but Younge has chosen November 23, 2013. From Jaiden Dixon (9), shot point-blank by his mother's ex-boyfriend on his doorstep in Ohio, to Pedro Dado Cortez (16), shot by an enemy gang on a street corner

Dec 1, 2016
And every morning the way home gets longer and longer - a novella by Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author. And every morning the way home gets longer and longer - a novella

Grandpa and Noah are sitting on a bench in a square that keeps getting smaller every day. The square is strange but also familiar, full of the odds and ends that have made up their lives: Grandpa's work desk, the stuffed dragon that Grandpa once gave to Noah, the sweet-smelling hyacinths that Grandma loved to grow in her garden.

Dec 1, 2016
Wolf boys - two American teenagers and Mexico's most dangerous drug cartel by Slater, Dan, author. Wolf boys - two American teenagers and Mexico's most dangerous drug cartel

The story of two American teens recruited as killers for a Mexican cartel, and their pursuit by a Mexican American detective who realizes the War on Drugs is unwinnable.

Nov 30, 2016
The Wars of the Roosevelts by Mann, William J.. The Wars of the Roosevelts

Drawing on previously hidden historical documents and interviews with the long-silent 'illegitimate' branch of the family, William J. Mann paints an elegant, meticulously researched, and groundbreaking group portrait of this legendary family. Mann argues that the Roosevelts' rise to power and prestige was actually driven by a series of intense personal contest that at times devolved into blood sport. His compelling and eye-opening masterwork is the story of a family at war with itself, of social

Nov 30, 2016
A Wallflower Christmas by Kleypas, Lisa. A Wallflower Christmas

It's Christmastime in London and Rafe Bowman has arrived from America for his arranged meeting with Natalie Blandford, the very proper and beautiful daughter of Lady and Lord Blandford. His chiseled good looks and imposing physique are sure to impress the lady-in-waiting, and if it weren't for his shocking American ways and wild reputation, her hand would already be guaranteed. Before the courtship can begin, Rafe realizes he must learn the rules of London society.

Nov 30, 2016
The Undoing Project by Lewis, Michael. The Undoing Project

Forty years ago, Israeli psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos TVersky wrote a series of breathtakingly original studies undoing assumptions about the decision-making process. Their papers showed the ways in which the human mind erred, systematically, when forced to make judgments about uncertain situations. Their work created the field of behavioral economics, revolutionized big data studies, advanced evidence-based medicine, led to a new approach to government regulation, and made much of Mic

Nov 30, 2016
Truevine - two brothers, a kidnapping, and a mother's quest ; a true story of the Jim Crow south by Macy, Beth, author. Truevine - two brothers, a kidnapping, and a mother's quest ; a true story of the Jim Crow south

The true story of two African-American brothers who were kidnapped and displayed as circus freaks, and whose mother endured a 28-year struggle to get them back. The year was 1899 and the place a sweltering tobacco farm in the Jim Crow South town of Truevine, Virginia. George and Willie Muse were two little boys born to a sharecropper family. One day a white man offered them a piece of candy, setting off events that would take them around the world and change their lives forever. Captured into th

Nov 30, 2016
True Faith and Allegiance by Greaney, Mark. True Faith and Allegiance

It begins with a family dinner in Princeton, New Jersey. After months at sea, U.S. Navy Commander Scott Hagan, captain of the USS James Greer, is on leave when he is attacked by an armed man in a crowded restaurant. Hagan is shot, but he manages to fight off the attacker. Though severely wounded, the gunman reveals he is a Russian whose brother was killed when his submarine was destroyed by Commander Hagan's ship. Hagan demands to know how the would-be assassin knew his exact location, but the m

Nov 30, 2016
Treasured by Woods, Sherryl. Treasured

Despite the wealth and power of his remarkable family, Ben Carlton stayed hidden away in rural Virginia with only his artistic talent and his troubled memories for company. But when he met beautiful gallery owner Kathleen Dugan at the urging of his matchmaking aunt Destiny, his wounded heart began to open. Vivacious, driven Kathleen was intrigued not only by Ben's paintings, but also by the handsome, mysterious man who created them. Were Ben's wounds too deep for Kathleen to mend, or did Destiny

Nov 30, 2016
To capture what we cannot keep - a novel by Colin, Beatrice. To capture what we cannot keep - a novel

In February 1887, Caitriona Wallace and Emile Nouguier meet in a hot air balloon, floating high above Paris, a moment of pure possibility. But back on firm ground, their vastly different social strata become clear. Cait is a widow who because of her precarious financial situation is forced to chaperone two wealthy Scottish charges. Emile is expected to take on the bourgeois stability of his family's business and choose a suitable wife. As the Eiffel Tower rises, a marvel of steel and air and lig

Nov 30, 2016
Testimony by Robertson, Robbie. Testimony

On the 40th anniversary of the Band's legendary Last Waltz concert, Robbie Robertson finally tells his own spellbinding story of the band that changed music history, his extraordinary personal journey, and his creative friendships with some of the greatest artists of the last half-century.

Nov 30, 2016

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