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A conspiracy in Belgravia by Thomas, Sherry (Sherry M.), author. A conspiracy in Belgravia

Lady Ingram, wife of Charlotte's dear friend and benefactor, wants Sherlock Holmes to find her first love, who failed to show up at their annual rendezvous. Matters of loyalty and discretion aside, the case becomes even more personal for Charlotte as the missing man is none other than Myron Finch, her illegitimate half brother.

Oct 17, 2017
A kind of freedom - a novel by Sexton, Margaret Wilkerson, author. A kind of freedom - a novel

Evelyn, a New Orleans Creole woman in the 1940s, comes from a family of upper-echelon blacks. When she falls for no-name Renard, she must choose between him and her life of privilege. For Evelyn, Jim Crow is an ongoing reality, but in its wake new threats haunt her descendants.

Oct 12, 2017
All the crooked saints by Stiefvater, Maggie, 1981- author. All the crooked saints

Any visitor to Bicho Raro, Colorado, is likely to find a landscape of dark saints, forbidden love, scientific dreams, miracle-mad owls, estranged affections, one or two orphans, and a sky full of watchful desert stars. At the heart of this place is the Soria family, who all have the ability to perform unusual miracles. And at the heart of this family are three cousins longing to change its future: Beatriz, the girl without feelings, who wants only to be free to examine her thoughts; Daniel, the

Oct 14, 2017
All the secret places by Carlisle, Anna (Teacher), author. All the secret places

Gin Sullivan is back in her small hometown of Trumbull, Pennsylvania on an extended leave from her job at the Chicago medical examiner's office and rekindling an old flame with her high school sweetheart, Jake. Gin is readjusting to life at home when Jake receives harrowing news early one morning. The new housing development his construction firm is building has caught fire and underneath one of the burnt homes is a dead body.

Oct 11, 2017
An Irish country practice by Taylor, Patrick, 1941- author. An Irish country practice

Once, not too long ago, there was just a single Irish country doctor tending to the lively little village of Ballybucklebo: Doctor Fingal Flahertie O'Reilly. Now his thriving practice is growing by leaps and bounds. Not only has O'Reilly taken a new trainee under his wing, Doctor Connor Nelson, he's also added a spirited Labrador puppy to his ever-expanding household at Number One Main Street. Meanwhile, his trusted partner, young Doctor Barry Laverty, finds himself wondering if he's truly ready

Oct 17, 2017
Before the devil breaks you by Bray, Libba, author. Before the devil breaks you

"After battling a sleeping sickness, The Diviners are up against a group of new and malevolent foes--ghosts! Out in Ward's Island sits a mental hospital full of lost souls from people long forgotten. Ghosts who have unusual and dangerous ties to the Man in the Stovepipe Hat also known as the King of Crows. With terrible accounts of murder and possession flooding in from all over New York City, the Diviners must band together and brave the ghosts haunting the asylum to bring down the King of Crow

Oct 17, 2017
Call me by your name - a novel by Aciman, André, author. Call me by your name - a novel

The story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliffside mansion on the Italian Riviera. During the restless summer weeks, unrelenting but buried currents of obsession, fascination, and desire intensify their passion as they test the charged ground between them and verge toward the one thing both already fear they may never truly find again: total intimacy.

Oct 14, 2017
Chasing Christmas Eve by Shalvis, Jill, author. Chasing Christmas Eve

Run for the hills, temporarily. That's Colbie Albright's plan when she flees New York for San Francisco. Wrangling her crazy family by day and writing a best selling YA fantasy series by night has taken its toll. In short, Colbie's so over it that she's under it. She's also under the waters of a historic San Francisco fountain within an hour of arrival. Fortunately, the guy who fishes Colbie out has her looking forward to Christmas among strangers. But she's pretty sure Spencer Baldwin won't be

Oct 17, 2017
Children of the fleet by Card, Orson Scott, author. Children of the fleet

Dabeet Ochoa is a very smart kid. He's top of his class in every school, but he doesn't think he has a chance at Fleet School, because he has no connections to the Fleet. But then Colonel Graff arrives at his school for an interview, and everything changes.

Oct 17, 2017
Code girls - the untold story of the American women code breakers of World War II by Mundy, Liza, 1960- author. Code girls - the untold story of the American women code breakers of World War II

The astonishing, untold story of the young American women who cracked key Axis codes, helping to secure Allied victory and revolutionizing the field of cryptanalysis. Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to Washington and learned the meticulous work of code-breaking. Their efforts shortened the war, saved countless lives,

Oct 12, 2017
Doom with a view - a Merry Ghost Inn mystery by Kingsbury, Kate, author. Doom with a view - a Merry Ghost Inn mystery

With the arrival of six senior reading group members at the Merry Ghost Inn, the long-awaited grand opening week has finally begun for Melanie West and her grandmother Liza. All is well with the Oregon coast-side B&B until Melanie's dog, Max, finds the dead body of one of their guests. Everyone at the inn immediately falls under suspicion, including the innkeepers themselves.

Oct 11, 2017
Dream hoarders - how the American upper middle class is leaving everyone else in the dust, why that is a problem, and what to do about it by Reeves, Richard V., author, narrator. Dream hoarders - how the American upper middle class is leaving everyone else in the dust, why that is a problem, and what to do about it

As Reeves shows, the growing separation between the upper middle class and everyone else can be seen in family structure, neighborhoods, attitudes, and lifestyle. Those at the top of the income ladder are becoming more effective at passing on their status to their children, reducing overall social mobility. The result is not just an economic divide but a fracturing of American society along class lines. Upper-middle-class children become upper-middle-class adults. This fascinating book shows how

Oct 12, 2017
Elites of Eden - a novel by Graceffa, Joey, 1991- author. Elites of Eden - a novel

When these two girls discover the thread that binds them together, the collision of memories means that their lives may change drastically, and that Eden may never be the same.

Oct 17, 2017
Fairytale - a novel by Steel, Danielle, author. Fairytale - a novel

Deeply in love, Christophe and Joy Lammenais built Chateau Lammenais into a small but renowned Napa Valley winery and an idyllic home where they raised their beloved daughter, Camille, who takes on increasing responsibilities for the estate they all treasure. But after Joy's early death from breast cancer just after Camille's graduation from Stanford, a lonely Christophe soon falls prey to the machinations of a sophisticate from his native France--who moves, with her two reprobate sons, to conso

Oct 12, 2017
Forest of a thousand lanterns by Dao, Julie C., author. Forest of a thousand lanterns

Eighteen-year-old Xifeng is beautiful. The stars say she is destined for greatness, that she is meant to be Empress of Feng Lu. But only if she embraces the darkness within her. Growing up as a peasant in a forgotten village on the edge of the map, Xifeng longs to fulfill the destiny promised to her by her cruel aunt, the witch Guma, who has read the cards and seen glimmers of Xifeng's majestic future. But is the price of the throne too high? Because in order to achieve greatness, she must spurn

Oct 14, 2017
Fresh complaint - stories by Eugenides, Jeffrey, author, narrator. Fresh complaint - stories

This collection of stories presents characters in the midst of personal and national emergencies. We meet a failed poet who, envious of other people's wealth during the real-estate bubble, becomes an embezzler; a clavichordist whose dreams of art founder under the obligations of marriage and fatherhood; and a high school student whose wish to escape the strictures of her immigrant family lead her to a drastic decision that upends the life of a middle-aged British physicist.

Oct 17, 2017
Ghost on the case by Hart, Carolyn G., author. Ghost on the case

"Bailey Ruth Raeburn finds herself comforting a distraught sister when she's sent to Adelaide, Oklahoma, on her latest mission. Susan Gilbert receives a $100,000 ransom demand for her younger sibling. When the caller wants Susan to pay a visit to her wealthy boss and take the cash from his safe, Bailey Ruth follows Susan to the home. But she finds herself in a quandary, knowing that robbery is hardly a Heavenly pursuit. While Susan waits to hear back from the kidnappers, Bailey Ruth attempts to

Oct 17, 2017
Grant by Chernow, Ron, author. Grant

Oct 14, 2017
Holding by Norton, Graham, 1963- author, narrator. Holding

A charming debut novel set in an idyllic Irish village where a bumbling investigator has to sort through decades of gossip and secrets to solve a mysterious crime.

Oct 17, 2017
Into the bright unknown by Carson, Rae, author. Into the bright unknown

Leah is poised to have everything she ever dreamed of on the long, dangerous journey to California's gold fields: wealth, love, the truest friends, and a home. Thanks to her magical ability to sense precious gold, Leah, her fiance Jefferson, and her friends have claimed rich land in California Territory. But their fortune makes them a target, and when a dangerous billionaire sets out to destroy them, Leah and her friends must fight back with all of their power and talents.

Oct 17, 2017
It takes two - our story by Scott, Jonathan, 1978 April 28- It takes two - our story

Complete with hilarious behind-the-scenes stories from set, Jonathan and Drew Scott, discuss how their family and upbringing have led to their success in life. Throughout, the brothers keep fans laughing with the clever, and sometimes zany, sibling banter for which they're known best.

Oct 17, 2017
Keep you safe by Hill, Melissa, 1974- author. Keep you safe

A story of the choice of one mother to make for the benefit of their child that causes the potential for harm on someone else's child and how the children and the mothers find themselves across a deep divide.

Oct 17, 2017
Leonardo da Vinci by Isaacson, Walter, author. Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci created the two most famous paintings in history, The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa. But in his own mind, he was just as much a man of science and engineering. With a passion that sometimes became obsessive, he pursued innovative studies of anatomy, fossils, birds, the heart, flying machines, botany, geology, and weaponry. His ability to stand at the crossroads of the humanities and the sciences, made iconic by his drawing of Vitruvian Man, made him history2s most creative geni

Oct 17, 2017
Lies she told by Holahan, Cate, author. Lies she told

Liza Cole has thirty days to write the thriller that could put her back on the bestseller list. With stresses weighing her down in both her professional and her personal lives, Liza escapes into writing her latest heroine, Beth. But soon the lines between fiction and reality begin to blur.

Oct 11, 2017
Lilac Lane by Woods, Sherryl, author. Lilac Lane

Keira Malone raised her three children alone after her first marriage broke apart. After years of guarding her heart she finally finds love again. But that love is short-lived when her fiance suffers a fatal heart attack. Grieving and unsure of what2s next, Keira agrees to move from Dublin to Chesapeake Shores, Maryland, to spend time with her daughter, Moira, and her new granddaughter, Kate, as well as to help her son-in-law, Luke, with his Irish pub, O'Briens. Not wanting to live underfoot, sh

Oct 17, 2017
Manhattan Beach - a novel by Egan, Jennifer, author. Manhattan Beach - a novel

Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her father and her family. Anna observes the uniformed servants, the lavishing of toys on the children, and some secret pact between her father and Dexter Styles. Years later, her father has disappeared and the country is at war. Anna works at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, where women are allowed to hold jobs that had always belonged to men. She becomes the first female d

Oct 11, 2017
Merry and bright - a novel by Macomber, Debbie, author. Merry and bright - a novel

Merry Smith is pretty busy these days. She's taking care of her family, baking cookies, decorating for the holidays, and hoping to stay out of the crosshairs of her stressed and by-the-book boss at the consulting firm where she temps. Her own social life is the last thing she has in mind, much less a man. Without her knowledge, Merry's well-meaning mom and brother create an online dating profile for her--minus her photo--and the matches start rolling in. Initially, Merry is incredulous, but she

Oct 17, 2017
Miss Kopp's midnight confessions by Stewart, Amy. Miss Kopp's midnight confessions

Deputy sheriff Constance Kopp is outraged to see young women brought into the Hackensack jail over dubious charges of waywardness, incorrigibility, and moral depravity. The strong-willed, patriotic Edna Heustis, who left home to work in a munitions factory, certainly doesn't belong behind bars. And sixteen-year-old runaway Minnie Davis, with few prospects and fewer friends, shouldn't be publicly shamed and packed off to a state-run reformatory. But such were the laws--and morals--of 1916. Consta

Oct 17, 2017
My time with God - renewed in his presence daily by Meyer, Joyce, 1943- author. My time with God - renewed in his presence daily

Over the course of three years, Joyce Meyer recorded in her journal the personal devotions and inspirations that guided her busy life. This book is a collection of those writings, a 365-day devotional that shares powerful insight into Joyce's spiritual reflections and journey.

Oct 12, 2017
Origin - a novel by Brown, Dan, 1964- author. Origin - a novel

In keeping with his trademark style, Dan Brown, author of The Da Vinci Code and Inferno, interweaves codes, science, religion, history, art, and architecture into this new novel. Origin thrusts Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon into the dangerous intersection of humankind's two most enduring questions, and the earthshaking discovery that will answer them.

Oct 14, 2017
She ready - from the hood to Hollywood by Haddish, Tiffany, 1979- composer, performer. She ready - from the hood to Hollywood

Oct 14, 2017
The Amish Christmas candle by The Amish Christmas candle

At the heart of winter's darkness is the joyous glow of the Christmas season. In this love-filled holiday collection, warm yourself with the peaceful light of Plain gifts. SNOW SHINE ON ICE MOUNTAIN Kelly Long When staid Naomi Gish's mischievous father hires strapping Gray Fisher at their candle shop for the season, she's positive the old man has an ulterior motive. She doesn't need help but as Gray learns the craft of candle making, Naomi learns that love is not only possible, but God's most pr

Oct 17, 2017
The beloved Christmas quilt - three stories of family, romance, and Amish faith. by The beloved Christmas quilt - three stories of family, romance, and Amish faith.

Luella's Promise, By Wanda E. Brunstetter: Luella Ebersol has been caregiver for a dying woman and her young son. When Dena Lapp gives Luella her favorite quilt, she makes Luella promise to pass it down to her daughter. But Luella isn't sure she will ever marry if she can't find someone with maturity and faith like Dena's husband Atlee Zook. Karen's Gift, By Jean Brunstetter: Karen Allgyer and her husband moved to a slow-paced village to raise their children, but Karen longs for the closeness of

Oct 17, 2017
The best kind of people - a novel by Whittall, Zoe, author. The best kind of people - a novel

A hometown hero schoolteacher is arrested for sexual impropriety at a prestigious prep school in this provocative, timely novel about loyalty, truth, and happiness in an American family.

Oct 14, 2017
The big bad wolf by Patterson, James, 1947- author. The big bad wolf

Who's afraid? Alex Cross battles the most ruthless and powerful killer he has ever encountered: a predator known only as the Wolf.Alex Cross' first case since joining the FBI has his new colleagues stymied. Across the country, men and women are being kidnapped in broad daylight and then disappearing completely. These people are not being taken for ransom, Alex realizes. They are being bought and sold. And it looks like a shadowy figure known as the Wolf, a master criminal who has brought a new r

Oct 14, 2017
The blackbird season - a novel by Moretti, Kate, author. The blackbird season - a novel

In a quiet Pennsylvania town, a thousand dead starlings fall onto a high school baseball field, unleashing a horrifying and unexpected chain of events that will rock the close-knit community. Beloved baseball coach and teacher Nate Winters and his wife, Alicia, are well respected throughout town. That is, until one of the many reporters investigating the bizarre bird phenomenon catches Nate embracing a wayward student, Lucia Hamm, in front of a sleazy motel. Lucia soon buoys the scandal by claim

Oct 17, 2017
The blood card by Griffiths, Elly, author. The blood card

With Elizabeth II's coronation looming, DI Edgar Stephens is busy investigating the death of a local fortune-teller, and Max Mephisto is rehearsing for his television debut. But upon hearing that their wartime commander has been found dead, the two men join forces to find out what happened.

Oct 11, 2017
The end of Alzheimer's - the first program to prevent and reverse cognitive decline by Bredesen, Dale E., author. The end of Alzheimer's - the first program to prevent and reverse cognitive decline

A groundbreaking plan based on scientific research and clinical results shown to prevent and reverse AD and cognitive decline by addressing metabolic imbalances with lifestyle modifications. Everyone knows someone who has survived cancer, but until now no one knows anyone who has survived Alzheimer's Disease. In this paradigm shifting book, Dale Bredesen, MD, offers real hope to anyone looking to prevent and even reverse Alzheimer's Disease and cognitive decline. Revealing that AD is not one

Oct 14, 2017
The god of the hive - [a novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes] by King, Laurie R., author. The god of the hive - [a novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes]

Maintaining tenuous contact only by means of coded messages and cryptic notes with her husband, Sherlock Holmes, and with Holmes' young granddaughter in her safekeeping, Russell will have to call on instincts she didn't know she had as the famous husband and wife sleuths are pursued by a killer immune from the sting of justice.

Oct 14, 2017
The house of mirth by Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. The house of mirth

Lily Bart enjoys an equitable standing within the New York City elite. Although she has received generous proposals from wealthy suitors, Lily remains single with hope for an honest and loving marriage. However, her life takes an unexpected twist when a nasty bit of gossip instigates her long descent down the social ladder. Lily escapes the city by joining an acquaintance on a cruise. But this, too, causes irreparable damage to her reputation, and soon Lily finds herself disowned and friendless.

Oct 17, 2017
The refugees by Nguyen, Viet Thanh, 1971- author, narrator. The refugees

With the coruscating gaze that informed The Sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen gives voice to lives led between two worlds, the adopted homeland and the country of birth. From a young Vietnamese refugee who suffers profound culture shock when he comes to live with two gay men in San Francisco, to a woman whose husband is suffering from dementia and starts to confuse her for a former lover, to a girl living in Ho Chi Minh City whose older half sister comes back from America having seemingly accomplis

Oct 17, 2017
The rise and fall of Adam and Eve by Greenblatt, Stephen, 1943- The rise and fall of Adam and Eve

Stephen Greenblatt explores the enduring story of humanity's first parents. Tracking the tale into the deep past, Greenblatt uncovers the tremendous theological, artistic, and cultural investment over centuries that made these fictional figures so profoundly resonant in the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim worlds and, finally, so very 'real' to millions of people even in the present.

Oct 17, 2017
The rules of magic by Hoffman, Alice, author. The rules of magic

Susanna Owens knows that her three children are dangerously unique. From the start Susanna sets down rules for her children: No walking in the moonlight, no red shoes, no wearing black, no cats, no crows, no candles, no books about magic. And most importantly, never, ever, fall in love. But when her children visit their Aunt Isabelle, in the small Massachusetts town where the Owens family has been blamed for everything that has ever gone wrong, they uncover family secrets and begin to understand

Oct 17, 2017
The tiger's prey - a novel of adventure by Smith, Wilbur A., author. The tiger's prey - a novel of adventure

The New York Times best selling author of Desert God; and Pharaoh; adds another chapter to his popular historical saga featuring the seafaring Tom Courtney with this magnificent swashbuckling saga set in the eighteenth century and packed with action, violence, romance, and rousing adventure.

Oct 17, 2017
The walls by Overton, Hollie, author. The walls

"For fans of The Girl on the Train, The Walls is the most twisted thriller you will read this year. What if you could get away with murder? Single mom Kristy Tucker works as a press agent for the Texas Department of Corrections -- handling everything on death row from inmate interviews to chronicling the last moments during an execution. Her job exposes Kristy to the worst of humanity, and it's one that's beginning to take its toll. So when Kristy meets Lance Dobson, her son's martial arts instr

Oct 14, 2017
This side of murder by Huber, Anna Lee, author. This side of murder

The Great War is over, but one young widow discovers the real intrigue has only just begun. Grieving her recent loss, Verity Kent is forced down a path she never imagined and comes face-to-face with the shattering possibility that her beloved may not have been the man she thought he was.

Oct 11, 2017
Tool of war by Bacigalupi, Paolo, author. Tool of war

In a future beset with rising seas, corporate government, and constant civil war, a bioengineered half-man/half-beast super-soldier who calls himself Tool breaks his conditioning to overcome his genetically enhanced sense of loyalty to the corporation that created him and seeks revenge against his old masters.

Oct 14, 2017
Uncommon type - some stories by Hanks, Tom, author, narrator. Uncommon type - some stories

A collection of seventeen wonderful short stories.

Oct 14, 2017
We were eight years in power - an American tragedy by Coates, Ta-Nehisi, author. We were eight years in power - an American tragedy

Oct 17, 2017
We've been thinking by We've been thinking

Oct 11, 2017
Without Merit by Hoover, Colleen, author. Without Merit

The Voss family is anything but normal. They live in a repurposed church, newly baptized Dollar Voss. The once cancer-stricken mother lives in the basement, the father is married to the mother's former nurse, the little half-brother isn't allowed to do or eat anything fun, and the eldest siblings are irritatingly perfect. Then, there's Merit.

Oct 12, 2017