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Surviving Cyril by Hootman, Ramsey Surviving Cyril

Jul 15, 2017
Poison or protect by Carriger, Gail Poison or protect

Jul 15, 2017
Parable of the blind by Hofmann, Gert Parable of the blind

Jul 15, 2017
Gone wild by Hall, James Gone wild

Jul 15, 2017
You should have left by Kehlmann, Daniel, 1975- author. You should have left

"From the internationally best-selling author of Measuring the World and F, an eerie and supernatural tale of a writer's emotional collapse. "It is fitting that I'm beginning a new notebook up here. New surroundings and new ideas, a new beginning. Fresh air." These are the opening lines of the journal kept by the narrator of Daniel Kehlmann's spellbinding new novel: the record of the seven days that he, his wife, and his four-year-old daughter spend in a house they have rented in the mountains o

Jul 18, 2017
Wrecked by Salsbury, JB, author. Wrecked

"When you can't trust yourself, how can you ask anyone else to? It's been months since Aden Colt left the Army, and still the memories haunt him. When he moved into a tiny boat off the California coast, he thought he'd found the perfect place to escape life. Then Sawyer shows up and turns his simple life upside down. Beautiful and sophisticated, she seems out of place in this laid-back beach town. Something is pushing her to experience everything she can-including Aden. But as much as he wants h

Jul 18, 2017
Wish you were here - a novel by Carlino, Renée, author. Wish you were here - a novel

"You know when you're looking at someone and you can't help but smile at how oblivious they are to their own charm? That's what was happening to me, and it was making me feel

Jul 18, 2017
Wild Ride Cowboy by Yates, Maisey Wild Ride Cowboy

Jul 18, 2017
We were witches by Gore, Ariel, 1970- author. We were witches

"In this novel, Ariel Gore is a teen mom, aspiring writer, and feminist witch trying to get a college education during the first Bush administration, all the while combating queer scapegoating, domestic violence, and high-interest student loans"--

Jul 18, 2017
We were strangers once by Carter, Betsy, 1945- author. We were strangers once

"For readers of The Nightingale and, an exquisitely moving novel about friendship, love, and redemption in a circle of immigrants who flee Europe for 1930s-era New York City. On the eve of World War II Egon Schneider--a gallant and successful Jewish doctor, son of two world-famous naturalists--escapes Germany to an uncertain future across the sea. Settling into the unfamiliar rhythms of upper Manhattan, he finds solace among a tight-knit group of fellow immigrants, tenacious men and women drawn

Jul 18, 2017
The ways of Wolfe - a border noir by Blake, James Carlos, author. The ways of Wolfe - a border noir

"A master of historical and crime fiction, James Carlos Blake, in The Ways of Wolfe, delves back into the dark realms of the Wolfe family, a clan whose roots run deep on both sides of the United States-Mexico border, and whose prevailing interests straddle both sides of the law. Although the heir apparent to govern his Texas family's esteemed law firm--and its "shade trade" criminal enterprises--college student Axel Prince Wolfe joins his best friend, Billy, and a Mexican stranger in a high-end

Jul 18, 2017
The warrior's path - a novel by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988, author. The warrior's path - a novel

"Filled with exciting tales of the frontier, the chronicle of the Sackett family is perhaps the crowning achievement of one of our greatest storytellers. In The Warrior's Path, Louis L'Amour tells the story of Yance and Kin Sackett, two brothers who are the last hope of a young woman who faces a fate worse than death. When Yance Sackett's sister-in-law is kidnapped, he and Kin race north from Carolina to find her. They arrive at a superstitious town rife with rumors--and learn that someone very

Jul 18, 2017
Virgin Cay / a Night Out by Heatter, Basil/ Lewis, Steve (INT) Virgin Cay / a Night Out

Jul 18, 2017
The vengeance of mothers / The Journals of Margaret Kelly & Molly Mcgill by Fergus, Jim, author. The vengeance of mothers / The Journals of Margaret Kelly & Molly Mcgill

"9 March 1876 My name is Meggie Kelly and I take up this pencil with my twin sister, Susie. We have nothing left, less than nothing. The village of our People has been destroyed. Empty of human feeling, half-dead ourselves, all that remains of us intact are hearts turned to stone. We curse the U.S. government, we curse the Army, we curse the savagery of mankind, white and Indian alike. We curse God in his heaven. Do not underestimate the power of a mother's vengeance . . . . So begins the journa

Jul 18, 2017
The unquiet grave - a novel by McCrumb, Sharyn, 1948- author. The unquiet grave - a novel

Jul 18, 2017
The Twilight Pariah by Ford, Jeffrey The Twilight Pariah

Jul 18, 2017
The twelve-mile straight - a novel by Henderson, Eleanor, author. The twelve-mile straight - a novel

"Novel set in the south during the Great Depression that takes an entirely fresh view on big American themes-- race, heredity, inequality, shame-- set in a time of financial crisis and racialized violence"--

Jul 18, 2017
A time to stand by Whitlow, Robert, 1954- author. A time to stand

"In a small Georgia town where racial tensions run high and lives are at stake, can one lawyer stand up for justice against the tide of prejudice on every side? Adisa Johnson, a young African American attorney, is living her dream of practicing law with aprestigious firm in downtown Atlanta. Then a split-second mistake changes the course of her career. Left with no other options, Adisa returns to her hometown where a few days earlier a white police officer shot an unarmed black teen who is now l

Jul 18, 2017
A Time to Stand by Whitlow, Robert A Time to Stand

Jul 18, 2017
Three minutes by Roslund, Anders, 1961- author. Three minutes

"Presumed dead by the Stockholm police -- with a couple of notable exceptions, including homicide detective Ewert Grens -- master criminal and undercover informant Piet Hoffmann is now on the run from the Swedish authorities, living with his wife and two young sons under an assumed name in South America. Hoffmann stays in touch with his former police handler, Erik Wilson, but unfortunately there is no money to be had in maintaining his unofficial connection to the Swedish police. Instead, he acc

Jul 18, 2017
That Last Weekend by Disilverio, Laura That Last Weekend

Jul 18, 2017
Thalia - A Texas Trilogy by McMurtry, Larry Thalia - A Texas Trilogy

Jul 18, 2017
The Sworn Virgin by Dukes, Kristopher The Sworn Virgin

Jul 18, 2017
Swallowing Mercury by Greg, Wioletta/ Marciniak, Eliza (TRN) Swallowing Mercury

Jul 18, 2017
Strings by Edwards, Megan Strings

Jul 18, 2017
Stranger by Bergen, David, 1957- author. Stranger

Jul 18, 2017
Sour heart - stories by Zhang, Jenny, author. Sour heart - stories

"A debut collection of stories that plunge readers into the tender and chaotic hearts of adolescent girls growing up in New York City, from celebrated poet and National Magazine Award nominee Jenny Zhang"--

Jul 18, 2017
Small treasons - a novel by Powell, Mark, 1976- author. Small treasons - a novel

"Tess Maynard's life is coming apart. At home with her three young children in her husband's small north Georgia hometown, she is steadily becoming obsessed with an American journalist captured in Syria and being held by ISIS, sensing an eerie resonance between his captivity and her own. Meanwhile, the life of her husband is also beginning to unravel. John Maynard is a psychologist working as a college counselor. But in a former life-a life that becomes his obsession-he worked as a government co

Jul 18, 2017
The smack - a novel by Lange, Richard, 1961- The smack - a novel

Forming a partnership with a prostitute, a down-on-his-luck con man recklessly agrees to a friend's request to orchestrate a theft in a Los Angeles apartment, where a crew of soldiers is reputed to have stashed millions in cash smuggled out of Afghanistan.

Jul 18, 2017
Slate Creek - journey to the white clouds by Swenson, Wallace J, author. Slate Creek - journey to the white clouds

Jul 18, 2017
Silvia's rose by Eicher, Jerry S, author. Silvia's rose

"Like most Amish women, Esther Stoltzfus considers herself to be down-to-earth. Her marriage to her deceased husband was one borne out of practicality, and Esther sees no reason why God won't replace what He was taken away. When Esther moves to a new community with her daughter, Diana, she meets the handsome minister Isaiah Mast, who has experienced his own loss and appears to be a logical fit to complete their family. But everything changes when Esther is introduced to Joseph Zook, her widowed

Jul 18, 2017
The short stories of Ernest Hemingway - the Hemingway library edition by Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. The short stories of Ernest Hemingway - the Hemingway library edition

"This Library Edition of The short stories of Ernest Hemingway presents many of Hemingway's most famous classics alongside rare and previously unpublished material: Hemingway's early drafts and notes, his profound and clever essay on the art of the short story, and two marvelous examples of his earliest work."--flyleaf.

Jul 18, 2017
Shadow of the lions by Swann, Christopher, 1970- author. Shadow of the lions

"How long must we pay for the crimes of our youth? A prestigious boys' boarding school. A best friend's betrayal. A decades-old mystery of a missing student. In this sharp literary thriller, Matthias Glass gets drawn into his past as he attempts to come to terms with the long-ago disappearance of his prep-school roommate--and to become the man he is meant to be In the middle of his senior year at the Blackburne School in Virginia, Matthias Glass's roommate and best friend Fritz Davenport runs of

Jul 18, 2017
Saving Mr. Perfect by Morgan, Tamara Saving Mr. Perfect

Jul 18, 2017
The Sarah book by McClanahan, Scott, author. The Sarah book

Jul 18, 2017
The Romanov ransom by Cussler, Clive, author. The Romanov ransom

"Treasure-hunting team Sam and Remi Fargo's search for a Romanov fortune brings them into perilous contact with an ambitious neo-Nazi clan, in the thrilling adventure from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. In 1918, a ransom of enormous size was paid to free the Romanovs from the Bolsheviks, but, as history knows, the Romanovs died anyway. And the ransom? During World War II, the Nazis stole it from the Russians, and after that--it vanished. Until now. When a modern-day kidnapping captu

Jul 18, 2017
The romance of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table by Pollard, Alfred W. (Alfred William), 1859-1944. The romance of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table

Jul 18, 2017
The rebel pirate - renegades of the revolution by Thorland, Donna. The rebel pirate - renegades of the revolution

"1775, Boston Harbor. The gold is Spanish, the sloop is American, and the captain is dead. James Sparhawk, master and commander in the British Navy, knows trouble when he sees it. The ship he's boarded is carrying ammunition for ballast and a fortune in foreign gold...into a country on the very knife's edge of war. Sparhawk's duty is clear: confiscate the bullion, impound the vessel, and seize the crew. But when one of the ship's boys turns out to be a lovely girl with a loaded pistol and dead-s

Jul 18, 2017
Rare birds by Novak, Kathleen, author. Rare birds

On the very edge of nowhere, prospectors long ago found iron ore and mined it, and workers traveled from all over the world to settle and make their homes. It is against this historical backdrop that the characters in Rare Birds live out their desires and unfinished stories in the early summer of 1960. Betty Larsen, raising her lover's daughter on her own, waits impatiently for him to return. Skinny old Gertrude, who rounds the block headlong a dozen times a day, hears the bugs beneath the cut g

Jul 18, 2017
The promise of a letter by Fuller, Kathleen, author. The promise of a letter

"Bestselling Amish author Kathleen Fuller returns to beloved Birch Creek and explores the power of letters and the joy of true love"--

Jul 18, 2017
The Promise Bride by Welborn, Gina/ Whitham, Becca The Promise Bride

Jul 18, 2017
Pretty, Nasty, Lovely by Noonan, Rosalind Pretty, Nasty, Lovely

Jul 18, 2017
Pretend we are lovely - a novel by Reid, Noley, author. Pretend we are lovely - a novel

These are the chilling words left behind by a man who had everything to live forbut took his own life. In the aftermath, his widow, Jane Hawk, does what all her grief, fear, and fury demand: find the truth, no matter what. People of talent and accomplishment, people admired and happy and sound of mind, have been committing suicide in surprising numbers. When Jane seeks to learn why, she becomes the most-wanted fugitive in America. Her powerful enemies are protecting a secret so importantso terri

Jul 18, 2017
Pinkerton's gold / A John Whyte Novel of the American West by Nicholson, Thom, author. Pinkerton's gold / A John Whyte Novel of the American West

Jul 18, 2017
Pieces of happiness - a novel of friendship, hope and chocolate by Ostby, Anne, 1958- author. Pieces of happiness - a novel of friendship, hope and chocolate

""I've planted my feet on Fijian earth and I intend to stay here until the last sunset. Why don't you join me? Leave behind everything that didn't work out!" When Sina, Maya, Ingrid, and Lisbeth each receive a letter in the mail posing the same question,the answer is obvious. Their old high school friend Kat--Kat the adventurer, Kat who ran away to the South Pacific as soon as they graduated--has extended the invitation of a lifetime: Come live with me on my cocoa farm in Fiji. Come spend the da

Jul 18, 2017
Phoebe's gift by Eicher, Jerry S, author. Phoebe's gift

"Phoebe Lapp's grandmother was anything but ordinary. Before her death, the eccentric elderly woman purchased three Assateaque ponies, seemingly for no reason. But after her passing, Phoebe learns of her beloved grandmother's wish to start an Amish pony farm in Lancaster County for hurting Englisha children. That dream now lies with Phoebe if she decides to fulfill it, but a teaching position is waiting for her at home. Which path should she choose? Further complicating her decision, Grandma Lap

Jul 18, 2017
Parsifal - a novel by Krusoe, James, author. Parsifal - a novel

There's a war going on between the earth and the sky, but that doesn't stop Parsifal, a humble fountain-pen repairman, from revisiting the forest where he was raised. On his journey, Parsifal -- a wise fool if there ever was one -- encounters several librarians, a therapist, numerous blind people, and Misty, a beautiful woman who may well be under the influence of recreational drugs.

Jul 18, 2017
The one that got away by Pimentel, Melissa, author. The one that got away

"A smart, funny, and modern retelling of Jane Austen's Persuasion, where a young woman comes face-to-face with a lost love, proving that the one that got away is sometimes the one you get back. Ruby and Ethan were perfect for each other. Until the day they suddenly weren't. Ten years later, Ruby's single, having spent the last decade focusing on her demanding career and hectic life in Manhattan. There's barely time for a trip to England for her little sister's wedding. And there's certainly not

Jul 18, 2017
North Haven by Moriarty, Sarah North Haven

Jul 18, 2017
A mother like mine by Hewitt, Kate, author. A mother like mine

"Welcome to England's beautiful Lake District, where a reluctant reunion forges a new bond between a daughter and her wayward mother.... Abby Rhodes is just starting to get her life on track. After her fiance's unexpected death, she returned with her young son to the small village where she grew up and threw herself into helping her ailing grandmother run the town's beach cafe. Then one evening, her mother, Laura, shows up in Hartley-by-the-Sea and announces her plan to stay. After twenty years

Jul 18, 2017
Moon Palace by Auster, Paul Moon Palace

Jul 18, 2017
The Monkey King's Amazing Adventures - A Journey to the West in Search of Enlightenment by Wu, Cheng'en/ Richard, Timothy (RTL)/ Kane, Daniel (INT) The Monkey King's Amazing Adventures - A Journey to the West in Search of Enlightenment

Jul 18, 2017
Mistress Firebrand - renegades of the American Revolution by Thorland, Donna. Mistress Firebrand - renegades of the American Revolution

"British Occupied Manhattan, 1777. With her witty comedies, American actress Jennifer Leighton has been packing the John Street Theater, but she longs to escape the provincial circuit for the glamour of the London stage. When the playwright General JohnBurgoyne visits the city, fresh from a recent success on the Continent, she seizes the opportunity to court his patronage. But her plan is foiled by British intelligence officer Severin Devere. Severin's mission is to keep the pleasure-loving g

Jul 18, 2017
Middlemarch - a study of provincial life by Eliot, George, 1819-1880, author. Middlemarch - a study of provincial life

In nineteenth-century England, Dorthea Brooke's wishes to defy social conventions are inhibited by the strict nature of her surroundings.

Jul 18, 2017
Mess With Me by Helm, Nicole Mess With Me

Jul 18, 2017
Matilda Empress by Arin, Lise Matilda Empress

Jul 18, 2017
Mary's home by Eicher, Jerry S, author. Mary's home

"On a crisp fall morning in November, Mary Yoder awakens in the valley at the foothills of the Adirondacks on her wedding day. The only problem? Joshua Beiler broke their relationship off six months prior. And now he plans to wed his new sweetheart on theexact same day Mary was to be his bride. Heartbroken, Mary forces herself to walk to work alongside her sister, Becky, for moral support. When the sisters arrive at the food co-op, it seems that everyone in the Amish community knows of Mary's mi

Jul 18, 2017
The Marvellous Equations of the Dread - A Novel in Bass Riddim by Douglas, Marcia The Marvellous Equations of the Dread - A Novel in Bass Riddim

Jul 18, 2017
The Mapmaker's Daughter by Hughes, Katherine Nouri The Mapmaker's Daughter

Jul 18, 2017
The man called Noon by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988. The man called Noon

Jul 18, 2017
Lust & loyalty by Ellis, Shelly, author. Lust & loyalty

Jul 18, 2017
A Loving, Faithful Animal by Rowe, Josephine A Loving, Faithful Animal

Jul 18, 2017
Love and other consolation prizes - a novel by Ford, Jamie, author. Love and other consolation prizes - a novel

"Inspired by a true story, this is the unforgettable story of a young boy named Ernest, set during the 1909 Seattle world's fair called the Alaska Yukon Pacific Expo. It is a time when the magical wonders of technology on display at the expo future seemslimitless. But for Ernest, a half-Chinese orphan who found his way to America through a last desperate act of his beloved mother, every door is closed. A charity student at a boarding school, he has never really had a place to call home. Then one

Jul 18, 2017
The Lost Vampire by Baxter, Kate The Lost Vampire

Jul 18, 2017
Look behind you by Johansen, Iris, author. Look behind you

"A serial killer is on the loose in San Diego, and he has a most unusual M.O.: With each kill, he leaves behind objects with unclear meanings. Most of the recent killings are centered near Kendra Michaels' home and office, so it comes as no great surprise when the FBI shows up at her door. The investigators soon make a startling discovery: the left-behind objects are actually souvenirs of other unsolved serial murder cases in various U.S. cities. And the new cases feature "holdback" characterist

Jul 18, 2017
Lonely on the mountain - a novel by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988. Lonely on the mountain - a novel

"In Lonely on the Mountain, Louis L'Amour's solitary wandering Sackett brothers make a stand together--to save one of their own. The rare letters Tell Sackett received always had trouble inside. And the terse note from his cousin Logan is no exception. Logan faces starvation or a hanging if Tell can't drive a herd of cattle from Kansas to British Columbia before winter. To get to Logan, he must brave prairie fires, buffalo stampedes, and Sioux war parties. But worse trouble waits, for a mysterio

Jul 18, 2017
The lonely men. by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988. The lonely men.

In The Lonely Men, Louis L’Amour spins the tale of a man who must elude an Apache trap—only to discover that his greatest enemy might be very close to home. Tell Sackett had fought his share of Indians and managed to take something of value from his battles: a deep and abiding respect. But that respect is lost when Apache braves kidnap his nephew, forcing Tell to cross the border into the Sierra Madres to bring the boy back. What troubles Tell more, though, is the boy’s mother: Could she possibl

Jul 18, 2017
The little old lady who struck lucky again! - a novel by Ingelman-Sundberg, C., author. The little old lady who struck lucky again! - a novel

Jul 18, 2017
The little old lady who broke all the rules - a novel by Ingelman-Sundberg, C., author. The little old lady who broke all the rules - a novel

Jul 18, 2017
Little fires everywhere - a novel by Ng, Celeste, author. Little fires everywhere - a novel

Jul 18, 2017
Like a fading shadow - a novel by Muñoz Molina, Antonio, author. Like a fading shadow - a novel

"A hypnotic novel intertwining the author's past with James Earl Ray's attempt to escape after shooting Martin Luther King Jr"--

Jul 18, 2017
Lightning men - a novel by Mullen, Thomas, author. Lightning men - a novel

""Reads like the best of James Ellroy." --Publishers Weekly (starred review, on Darktown) "Mullen is a wonderful architect of intersecting plotlines and unexpected answers." --The Washington Post, on Darktown From the acclaimed author of The Last Town on Earth comes the gripping follow-up to Darktown. Officer Denny Rakestraw and "Negro Officers" Lucius Boggs and Tommy Smith have their hands full in a rapidly changing Atlanta. It's 1950 and racial tensions are simmering as black families, i

Jul 18, 2017
Lies She Told by Holahan, Cate Lies She Told

Jul 18, 2017
The library of light and shadow - a novel by Rose, M. J., 1953- author. The library of light and shadow - a novel

"In this riveting and richly drawn novel from "one of the master storytellers of historical fiction" (New York Times bestselling author Beatriz Williams), a talented young artist flees New York for Paris after one of her scandalous drawings reveals a dark secret--and triggers a terrible tragedy. In the wake of a dark and brutal World War, the glitz and glamour of 1925 Manhattan shine like a beacon for the high society set, desperate to keep their gaze firmly fixed to the future. But Delphine Dup

Jul 18, 2017
A letter from Lancaster County by Lloyd, Kate (Novelist). A letter from Lancaster County

"Angela Her mother's untimely death, a struggling marriage, a strained relationship with her sister, Rose, and regrets over what might have been haunt her. Despite being a wife and mother, she feels she has little to show for her life. Rose Still single,she longs for a husband and children. But Angela has all that and still isn't happy. Rose wants to be closer to her older sister, but she and Angela couldn't be more different. Both strong women, will their sibling rivalry ever end? When a letter

Jul 18, 2017
Less - a novel by Greer, Andrew Sean, author. Less - a novel

Receiving an invitation to his ex-boyfriend's wedding, Arthur, a failed novelist on the eve of his fiftieth birthday, embarks on an international journey that finds him falling in love, risking his life, reinventing himself, and making connections with the past.

Jul 18, 2017
Lando by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988. Lando

This installment in the Sackett Family saga follows the adventures of Lando Sackett who, after six years in jail, has revenge etched on his brain--and he will not stop until the men who set up his fall get what is coming to them.

Jul 18, 2017
Keep You Safe by Hill, Melissa Keep You Safe

Jul 18, 2017
Jubal Sackett - a novel by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988, author. Jubal Sackett - a novel

Wilderness explorer Jubal Sackett was the son of Barabas Sackett, the first of that name to come to the New World. Jubal feared no man, nor backed away from any challenge. His fierce determination to blaze new trails took him across the vast, savage North American continent where no white man had been before. With Itchakomi, the proud Natchez princess, he walked the path of courage that future Sacketts would follow.

Jul 18, 2017
Island - the complete stories by MacLeod, Alistair, author. Island - the complete stories

Sixteen stories set against the backdrop of Cape Breton Island explore family relationships, the importance of tradition, legend, the significance and beauty of the surrounding landscape, superstition, and memory.

Jul 18, 2017
Irresistible You by Meader, Kate Irresistible You

Jul 18, 2017
The insurrectionist - a novel by Karl, Herb, author. The insurrectionist - a novel

"A compelling historical novel, The Insurrectionist follows the militant abolitionist John Brown from his involvement in Bleeding Kansas to the invasion of Harpers Ferry and the dramatic conclusion of his subsequent trial. Meticulous historical detail blends with dramatic personal descriptions to reveal critical episodes in Brown's life, illuminating his character and the motives that led up to the Harpers Ferry invasion, giving readers a complete picture of the man who has too often been dismis

Jul 18, 2017
The ice-cream makers by Kwast, Ernest van der, 1981- author. The ice-cream makers

In the far north of Italy lies the valley of the ice-cream makers: about a dozen villages where, for generations, people have specialised in making ice cream. Giuseppe Talamini claims it was actually invented here. Every spring his family sets off for theice-cream parlour in Rotterdam, returning to the mountains only in winter.Eldest son Giovanni Talamini decides to break with this tradition by pursuing a literary career. But then one day his younger brother Luca approaches him with a highly unu

Jul 18, 2017
I love Dick by Kraus, Chris. I love Dick

Jul 18, 2017
Hook's tale - being the account of an unjustly villainized pirate written by himself by Pielmeier, John, author. Hook's tale - being the account of an unjustly villainized pirate written by himself

"A rollicking debut novel from award-winning playwright and screenwriter John Pielmeier reimagines the childhood of the much maligned Captain Hook: his quest for buried treasure, his friendship with Peter Pan, and the story behind the swashbuckling world of Neverland. Long defamed as a vicious pirate, Captain James Cook (a.k.a Hook) was in fact a dazzling wordsmith who left behind a vibrant, wildly entertaining, and entirely truthful memoir. His chronicle offers a counter narrative to the works

Jul 18, 2017
Home fire - a novel by Shamsie, Kamila, 1973- author. Home fire - a novel

"From an internationally acclaimed novelist, the suspenseful and heartbreaking story of a family ripped apart by secrets and driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences. Isma is free. After years of watching out for her younger siblings in the wake of their mother's death, an invitation from a mentor in America has allowed her to resume a dream long deferred. But she can't stop worrying about Aneeka, her beautiful, headstrong sister back in London, or their brother, Parvai

Jul 18, 2017
Hollywood baby affair by DePalo, Anna, author. Hollywood baby affair

Jul 18, 2017
The hole - a novel by P'yn, Hye-yng, 1972- author. The hole - a novel

A man wakes up paralyzed from a car accident that killed his wife. He's taken care of solely by his mother-in-law, who begins to show erratic behavior as she digs up her daughter's prized garden.

Jul 18, 2017
Hold back the stars by Khan, Katie, author. Hold back the stars

"A startling and evocative novel, harkening to both One Day and Gravity, a man and a woman revisit memories of their love affair on a utopian Earth while they are trapped in the vast void of space with only ninety minutes of oxygen left. After the catastrophic destruction of the Middle East and the United States, Europe has become a utopia and, every three years, the European population must rotate into different multicultural communities, living as individuals responsible for their own actions

Jul 18, 2017
Here Comes the Bride by Ramsay, Hope Here Comes the Bride

Jul 18, 2017
The Heavy Bear by Bowling, Tim The Heavy Bear

Jul 18, 2017
Graveyard shift by Haspil, Michael F., author. Graveyard shift

Jul 18, 2017
Ghostly tales - spine-chilling stories of the Victorian age by Chronicle Books (COR)/ Bragg, Bill (ILT) Ghostly tales - spine-chilling stories of the Victorian age

"This collection of tales will transport you to a time when staircases creaked in old manor houses, and a candle could be blown out by a gust of wind, or by a passing ghost. Penned by some of the greatest Victorian novelists and masters of the ghost storygenre, these stories come alive alongside exquisitely eerie art in this special illustrated edition"--

Jul 18, 2017
Ghost Stories - Selected and Introduced by Mark Gatiss by Benson, E. F./ Gatiss, Mark (COM) Ghost Stories - Selected and Introduced by Mark Gatiss

Jul 18, 2017
Gangster nation - a novel by Goldberg, Tod, author. Gangster nation - a novel

Jul 18, 2017
Fraternize by Van Dyken, Rachel Fraternize

Jul 18, 2017
Forest Dark by Krauss, Nicole Forest Dark

Jul 18, 2017
For two thousand years by Sebastian, Mihail, 1907-1945, author. For two thousand years

"Mihail Sebastian's 1934 masterpiece, now available in English for the first time, was written as the rise of fascism forced him out of his literary career and turned his friends and colleagues against him. Confronted with the violence of a recurrent anti-Semitism, Sebastian questions its causes in this perceptive testimony, illuminating the ideological debates of the interwar period with wit, simplicity and vivacity"--

Jul 18, 2017
Fog - a novel by Unamuno, Miguel de, 1864-1936, author. Fog - a novel

Jul 18, 2017
Fly me - a novel by Riley, Daniel, 1986- author. Fly me - a novel

A nation on the verge of a new era-and a girl caught between her past and the ever-expanding present. The year is 1972, and the beaches of Los Angeles are the center of the world. Dropping into the embers of the drug and surf scene is Suzy Whitman, who has tossed her newly minted Vassar degree aside to follow her older sister into open skies and the borderless adventures of stewardessing for Grand Pacific Airlines. In Sela del Mar, California-a hedonistic beach town in the shadow of LAX-Suzy ska

Jul 18, 2017
Fever by Meyer, Deon, author. Fever

"Nico Storm and his father Willem drive a truck filled with essential supplies through a desolate land. They are among the few in South Africa -- and the world, as far as they know -- to have survived a devastating virus which has swept through the country. Their world turned upside down, Nico realizes that his superb marksmanship and cool head mean he is destined to be his father's protector, even though he is still only a boy. But Willem Storm, though not a fighter, is both a thinker and a lea

Jul 18, 2017
Fall on your knees - a novel by MacDonald, Ann-Marie, 1958-, author. Fall on your knees - a novel

The story of a jinxed family, a catalog of rape, incest and death. James Piper abuses his daughter, atones by sending her to New York to study singing while he goes to war, she returns pregnant, dies in childbirth when her mother opens her to save her twins. One of the twins dies, mother commits suicide, the second twin contracts polio while being baptized in a creek by an aunt, the aunt is raped by James. A first novel set in Nova Scotia early this century.

Jul 18, 2017
An Excess Male by King, Maggie Shen An Excess Male

Jul 18, 2017
The epiphany machine by Gerrard, David Burr, author. The epiphany machine

"Everyone else knows the truth about you, now you can know it, too. That's the slogan. The product: a junky contraption that tattoos personalized revelations on its users' forearms. It's an old con, playing on the fear that we are obvious to everybody except ourselves. This particular one's been circulating New York since the 1960s. The ad works. And, oddly enough, so might the device ... A small stream of city dwellers buy into this cult of the epiphany machine, including Venter Lowood's parent

Jul 18, 2017
Enigma by Coulter, Catherine, author. Enigma

"The highly anticipated twenty-first FBI thriller by #1 New York Times bestselling author Catherine Coulter presents Agents Savich and Sherlock with two baffling mysteries. Working with Agent Cam Wittier (Insidious) and New York-based former Special Forces agent Jack Cabot, they must race against the clock to catch an international criminal and solve the enigma of the man called John Doe. When Agent Dillon Savich saves Kara Moody from a seemingly crazy man, he doesn't realize he will soon be fa

Jul 18, 2017
Emerald Coast - a novel by Hughes, Anita, 1963- author. Emerald Coast - a novel

"Lily Bristol arrives at a luxurious resort in Sardinia for the grand opening of her newest home furnishing store on the Emerald Coast. She's a successful business woman with an international chain of stores from San Francisco to Milan. Thirty-two and newly divorced, she's ready to handle things on her own. At least until her private butler, Enzo, escorts her to a beautiful suite where she notices a suspiciously familiar pair of men's slippers and shaving kit. Lily is horrified. Her ex-husband O

Jul 18, 2017
Eichmann's executioner - a novel by Dehe, Astrid, author. Eichmann's executioner - a novel

"A gripping and beautifully imagined work of literary fiction that explores history, memory, and the traumatic legacy of the Holocaust, in the English-language debut of a highly acclaimed German writing duo In May 1962, twenty-two men gathered in Jerusalem to decide by lot who would be Eichmann's executioner. These men had guarded the former Nazi SS lieutenant colonel during his imprisonment and trial, and in the absence of trained executioners in Israel it would fall to one of them to end Eich

Jul 18, 2017
Dutchman's flat - a western sextet by L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988, author. Dutchman's flat - a western sextet

Jul 18, 2017
The Dress in the Window by Grant, Sofia The Dress in the Window

Jul 18, 2017
The Dragonfly by Dunn, Kate The Dragonfly

Jul 18, 2017
Double Exposure by Jackson, Lisa Double Exposure

Jul 18, 2017
The disintegrations - a novel by McCartney, Alistair, author. The disintegrations - a novel

Jul 18, 2017
The dark dark - stories by Hunt, Samantha, author. The dark dark - stories

"This is the first collection of stories from a widely acclaimed novelist writing in the realm of the literary fantastical. They urge an understanding of youth and mortality, ghosts, ghost towns, doubling and loss, with the hope that we can know one another more deeply or at least stand side by side to observe the mystery of the world"--

Jul 18, 2017
Dark Chapter by Li, Winnie M. Dark Chapter

Jul 18, 2017
Dare to Remember by Beard, Susanna Dare to Remember

Jul 18, 2017
The coyote hunter of Aquidneck Island by Conroy, James, 1953- author. The coyote hunter of Aquidneck Island

"Only when he meets a professional hunter does Micah LaVeck learn the most precious lessons about living. His town on Aquidneck Island is beset with a flourishing coyote population. Residents are divided on how to cope. The mayor of Middletown offers a compromise: a lone professional hunter acting humanely and discreetly in concert with the Conservation Department's Division of Fish and Wildlife. Micah isn't the only one surprised when the hunter turns out to be a Native American from a local tr

Jul 18, 2017
A Covert Affair by Mann, Susan A Covert Affair

Jul 18, 2017
A column of fire by Follett, Ken, author. A column of fire

"International bestselling author Ken Follett has enthralled millions of readers with The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End, two stories of the Middle Ages set in the fictional city of Kingsbridge. The saga now continues with Follett's magnificent new epic, A Column of Fire. In 1558, the ancient stones of Kingsbridge Cathedral look down on a city torn apart by religious conflict. As power in England shifts precariously between Catholics and Protestants, royalty and commoners clash, test

Jul 18, 2017
Classic campfire stories - forty spooky tales by Forgey, William W./ Hoffman, Paul G. (ILT) Classic campfire stories - forty spooky tales

Jul 18, 2017
Captains outrageous - a Hap and Leonard novel by Lansdale, Joe R., 1951- Captains outrageous - a Hap and Leonard novel

Jul 18, 2017
The captain's daughter - a novel by Moore, Meg Mitchell, author. The captain's daughter - a novel

"For fans of Elin Hilderbrand and Emma Straub comes an emotionally gripping novel about a woman who returns to her hometown in coastal Maine and finds herself pondering the age-old question of what could have been Growing up in Little Harbor, Maine, the daughter of a widowed lobsterman, Eliza Barnes could haul a trap and row a skiff with the best of them. But she always knew she'd leave that life behind. Now that she's married, with two kids and a cushy front-row seat to suburban country club go

Jul 18, 2017
Buns by Clayton, Alice, author. Buns

"The third in the hilarious yet sizzling hot Hudson Valley series from New York Time and USA TODAY bestselling author Alice Clayton"--

Jul 18, 2017
Breakfast in Bed by Alers, Rochelle Breakfast in Bed

Jul 18, 2017
The breakdown by Paris, B. A., author. The breakdown

"Cass is having a hard time since the night she saw the car in the woods, on the winding rural road, in the middle of a downpour, with the woman sitting inside--the woman who was killed. She's been trying to put the crime out of her mind; what could she have done, really? It's a dangerous road to be on in the middle of a storm. Her husband would be furious if he knew she'd broken her promise not to take that shortcut home. And she probably would only have been hurt herself if she'd stopped. But

Jul 18, 2017
Bosstown by Abramowitz, Adam, author. Bosstown

""This book is a caffeine and poker fueled adrenaline rush that I could not put down until the last twisting, violent hand had played out." --Sarah Silverman, stand-up comedian, actress, producer, and writer Zesty Meyers is Boston's fastest bike messenger--caffeine fueled, wise-cracking and reckless--accustomed to hurtling through Boston's kamikaze streets at breakneck speed, always just a bumper or car door away from disaster. Will Meyers is Zesty's father, Beantown's former backroom poker king

Jul 18, 2017
The bone mother by Demchuk, David, author. The bone mother

Three neighboring villages on the Ukrainian/Romanian border are the final refuge for the last of the mythical creatures of Eastern Europe. Now, on the eve of the war that may eradicate their kind--and with the ruthless Night Police descending upon their sanctuary--they tell their stories and confront their destinies. Eerie and unsettling like the best fairy tales, these incisor-sharp portraits of ghosts, witches, sirens, and seers--and the mortals who live at their side and in their thrall--will

Jul 18, 2017
The body in the clouds - a novel by Hay, Ashley, author. The body in the clouds - a novel

"From the acclaimed author of the "exquisitely written and deeply felt" (Geraldine Brooks, author of The Secret Chord) novel The Railwayman's Wife comes a magical and gorgeously wrought tale of an astonishing event that connects three people across three hundred years. Imagine you looked up at just the right moment and saw something completely unexpected. What if it was something so marvelous that it transformed time and space forever? The Body in the Clouds tells the story of one such extraordi

Jul 18, 2017
The Boat Runner by Murphy, Devin The Boat Runner

Jul 18, 2017
Blended Notes by Suzanne, Lilah Blended Notes

Jul 18, 2017
Blame by Abbott, Jeff, author. Blame

"From New York Times bestselling author Jeff Abbott BLAME The crash that killed him ... Two years ago, Jane Norton crashed her car on a lonely road, killing her friend David and leaving her with amnesia. At first, everyone was sympathetic. Then they found Jane's note: I wish we were dead together. A girl to blame ... From that day the town turned against her. But even now Jane is filled with questions: Why were they on that road? Why was she with David? Did she really want to die? The secrets sh

Jul 18, 2017
Best kept secrets by Ellis, Shelly, author. Best kept secrets

Evan Murdoch is being pushed to the edge. In addition to dealing with the fall-out from his father's shady business dealings, his alcoholic wife, Charisse, is having an affair with Evan's half-brother. So when his former best friend, Leila, returns to Chesterton, he has a shockingly indecent proposal for her.

Jul 18, 2017
Best intentions - a novel by Raskin, Erika, author. Best intentions - a novel

"Marti Trailor--social worker on hold, mother of three, wife of a successful obstetrician, daughter of a Congressman--is ready to go back to work. She's thrilled when the perfect opportunity falls in her lap. The catch? The job is at her husband's hospital and he seems not to share her enthusiasm. Undeterred, she takes the position counseling vulnerable young women as they prepare to give birth. Marti quickly begins to feel like she is making a difference in the lives of her clients. Soon, thoug

Jul 18, 2017
Bed of lies by Ellis, Shelly, author. Bed of lies

Jul 18, 2017
Beautiful animals - a novel by Osborne, Lawrence, 1958- author. Beautiful animals - a novel

"On a summer break on the Greek island of Hydra, two girls make a startling discovery: a young Arab man washed up on shore, a migrant from Syria and a casualty of the crisis raging against across the sea. When a simple plan to help the stranger goes horrifically wrong, all must face the consequences they have set in motion"--

Jul 18, 2017
All we shall know by Ryan, Donal, 1977- author. All we shall know

"A breathtaking and redemptive novel from the award-winning and Man Bookernominated author Donal Ryan Melody Shee is alone and in trouble. At 33 years-old, she finds herself pregnantwith the child of a 17 year-old Traveller boy, Martin Toppy, and not by herhusband Pat. Melody was teaching Martin to read, but now he's gone, and Patleaves too, full of rage. She's trying to stay in the moment, but the future islooming, while the past won't let her go. It's a good thing that she meets MaryCrothery w

Jul 18, 2017
All that makes life bright - the life and love of Harriet Beecher Stowe by Kilpack, Josi S, author. All that makes life bright - the life and love of Harriet Beecher Stowe

Jul 18, 2017
The age of perpetual light - stories by Weil, Josh, author. The age of perpetual light - stories

""A storyteller of the first order."--Joshua Ferris. "Josh Weil is a spectacular talent."--Lauren Groff. Following his debut Dayton Literary Peace Prize-winning novel, The Great Glass Sea, Sue Kaufman Prize winner and National Book Foundation "5 Under 35"author Josh Weil brings together stories selected from a decade of work in one stellar new collection that explores themes of progress, the pursuit of knowledge, and humankind's eternal attempt to decrease the darkness in the world. Beginning at

Jul 18, 2017
Afterlife by Sakey, Marcus, author. Afterlife

FBI agent Will Brody remembers the explosion, then waking without a scratch. Welcome to the afterlife. But the line between life and death is narrower than we suspect, and all that matters to Will is getting back to Claire.

Jul 18, 2017
Indigo Lake by Thomas, Jodi, author. Indigo Lake

Blade Hamilton is the last of his line. He's never even heard of Crossroads, Texas, until he inherits land there. Riding in on his vintage Harley-Davidson, Blade finds a weathered ranch house, an empty prairie and a dark river that cuts a decisive path between the Hamiltons' land and that of their estranged neighbors. When Dakota helps a stranger on the roadside, she isn't prepared for the charisma of the man on the motorbike -- or for the last name he bears: Hamilton, of her family's sworn

Jul 19, 2017
If the creek don't rise - a novel by Weiss, Leah, 1947- author. If the creek don't rise - a novel

"In a North Carolina mountain town filled with moonshine and rotten husbands, Sadie Blue is only the latest girl to face a dead-end future at the mercy of a dangerous drunk. She's been married to Roy Tupkin for fifteen days, and she knows now that she should have listened to the folks who said he was trouble. But when a stranger sweeps in and knocks the world off-kilter for everyone in town, Sadie begins to think there might be more to life than being Roy's wife. As stark and magnificent as Appa

Jul 19, 2017
Walking into the unknown, October 1867 - October 1868 by Dye, Ginny, author. Walking into the unknown, October 1867 - October 1868

Carrie, Janie and Matthew, Moses and Rose, Jeremy and Marietta, and Abby continue to rebuild their lives and fulfill their dreams in Richmond, Virginia and elsewhere, all as they adjust to life during the American Reconstruction.

Jul 20, 2017
Village school by Read, Miss. Village school

Miss Read, a teacher, describes the course of one school year in the rural English community of Tyler's Row.

Jul 20, 2017
The velveteen daughter - a novel by Huber, Laurel Davis, author. The velveteen daughter - a novel

The Velveteen Daughter reveals for the first time the true story of two remarkable women: Margery Williams Bianco, the author of one of the most beloved children's books of all time-- The Velveteen Rabbit --and her daughter Pamela, a world-renowned child prodigy artist whose fame at one time greatly eclipses her mother's. But celebrity at such an early age exacts a great toll. Pamela's dreams elude her as she struggles with severe depressions, an overbearing father, an obsessive love affair, and

Jul 20, 2017
Stalker by Kepler, Lars, author. Stalker

The much-anticipated fifth thriller in Lars Kepler's bestselling series featuring Joona Linna. Perfect for fans of Stieg Larsson and Jo Nesbo. A short video is sent to the National Criminal Police. The person holding the camera is standing in a garden, secretly filming a woman through a window. The next day she is found dead from a frenzied knife attack. The police receive another film, but there is no way of identifying the woman before time runs out. The woman's husband is so traumatised when

Jul 20, 2017
Smith by Lockhart, Timothy J., author. Smith

Smith is a killer, a paid assassin. Hired by the Enterprise, an American shadow agency, and trained by folks who know how to take a talent for killing and turn it into an asset. The first kills settle an old score. The next job is to remove an unwanted Central American political figure. It's not a mission. The mission is to stay alive. It's not a calling. It's a matter of life and death. Smith would love to retire. But there's always one more job. If Smith can live that long.

Jul 20, 2017
Simply magic by Balogh, Mary. Simply magic

Haunted by tragedy, fiery Susanna Osbourne is determined to keep her distance from all men, including handsome Peter Edgeworth, an aristocrat who is determined to overcome the secrets of the past to build a new future with her.

Jul 20, 2017
Saving the queen - a Blackford Oakes novel by Buckley, William F., Jr., 1925-2008. Saving the queen - a Blackford Oakes novel

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Jul 20, 2017
The sandman by Kepler, Lars, author. The sandman

Mikael knows him as The Sandman. Seven years ago, he was taken from his bed along with his sister. They are both presumed dead. He has one target left. When Mikael is discovered on a railway line, close to death, the hunt begins for his sister. To get to the truth, Detective Inspector Joona Linna will need to get closer than ever to the man who stripped him of a family; the man who wants Linna dead.

Jul 20, 2017
Deep forest - a novel of the Indiana frontier by Johnson, Emsley W., author. Deep forest - a novel of the Indiana frontier

Originally written in 1950, the manuscript for this novel was discovered 65 years later by Johnson's granddaughter. Based on the lives of Johnson's ancestors, it provides a glimpse into pioneer life in the Indiana Territory from 1811, through statehood as Indiana in 1816, up to events in the Civil War and the jubilee year of 1866.

Jul 20, 2017
The cause by Harrod-Eagles, Cynthia. The cause

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Jul 20, 2017
Bounty of greed - the Lincoln County war by Colt, Paul, author. Bounty of greed - the Lincoln County war

"Paul Colt captures the greed, cunning and vengeance that ignited the epic Lincoln County War. Powerful merchant and political strong man, James Dolan owns Lincoln County, until brash, young English business man John Tunstall hits town to challenge Dolan's empire. War breaks out when Tunstall is murdered. Tunstall partisan William Bonney vows revenge, launching the legendary outlaw career of Billy the Kid. Tunstall and Chisum gunmen, calling themselves Regulators, systematically hunt down and ki

Jul 20, 2017
Blue jeans and coffee beans - a novel by DeMaio, Joanne, author. Blue jeans and coffee beans - a novel

After years of pursuing a denim design career, Maris Carrington never imagined trading her Chicago studio for a New England shingled cottage. But when her life sketch takes an unexpected shape - smudged with a pastel seaside setting, rendered with pencil strokes of her father's estate shading family secrets, and inked with silhouettes of old friends reconnecting on a weathered boardwalk - nothing is what is seems as illusion blends with reality--Page 2 of cover.

Jul 20, 2017
Autumn Cthulhu by Autumn Cthulhu

"After summer is winter, and life inevitably gives way to frozen sterility. In our modern world, we live cushioned existences, and congratulate ourselves on our supposed escape from the old dangers. We think ourselves caught out of nature's reach by our technological wizardry. Safely cocooned. This foolishness blinds us to the truth that our elder forebears could not avoid. Engulfed by the rhythms of the world, they understood ... Autumn means death."--Amazon.com.

Jul 20, 2017