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The orphan's tale by Jenoff, Pam. The orphan's tale

The Nightingale meets Water for Elephants in this powerful story of friendship and sacrifice, set in a traveling circus during World War II.

Feb 21, 2017
A million little things by Mallery, Susan, author. A million little things

From the best selling author of The Girls of Mischief Bay and The Friends We Keep comes a twisty tale of family dynamics that explores what can go terribly, hysterically wrong when the line between friendship and family blurs.

Feb 21, 2017
Middlesex by Eugenides, Jeffrey. Middlesex

In the spring of 1974, Calliope Stephanides, a student at a girls' school in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, finds herself drawn to a chain-smoking, strawberry blonde classmate with a gift for acting. The passion that furtively develops between them--along with Callie's failure to develop--leads Callie to suspect that she is not like other girls. In fact, she is not really a girl at all.

Feb 21, 2017
Judas by Oz, Amos, author. Judas

Shmuel Ash, a biblical scholar, is adrift in his young life when he finds work as a caregiver for a brilliant but cantankerous old man named Gershom Wald. There is, however, a third, mysterious presence in his new home. Atalia Abarbanel, the daughter of a deceased Zionist leader, a beautiful woman in her forties, entrances young Shmuel even as she keeps him at a distance. Piece by piece, the old Jerusalem stone house, haunted by tragic history and now home to the three misfits and their intricat

Feb 21, 2017
It Can't Happen Here by Lewis, Sinclair. It Can't Happen Here

First published in 1935, when Americans were still largely oblivious to the rise of Hitler in Europe, this prescient novel tells a cautionary tale about the fragility of democracy and offers an alarming, eerily timeless look at how fascism could take hold in America.

Feb 21, 2017
In Farleigh Field by Bowen, Rhys. In Farleigh Field

World War II comes to Farleigh Place, the ancestral home of Lord Westerham and his five daughters, when a soldier with a failed parachute falls to his death on the estate. After his uniform and possessions raise suspicions, MI5 operative and family friend Ben Cresswell is covertly tasked with determining if the man is a German spy. The assignment also offers Ben the chance to be near Lord Westerham's middle daughter, Pamela, whom he furtively loves. But Pamela has her own secret: she has taken a

Feb 21, 2017
If I'm Found by Blackstock, Terri. If I'm Found

Casey doesn't know why Dylan let her escape just as the police were closing in, but she knows she's got to hide again. New name, new look, new city, new job. But hiding isn't enough. Somehow, she's got to bring Brent's killer to justice. Can she gather enough evidence without getting caught? And even though she wants to trust Dylan, can she really?

Feb 21, 2017
The Hearts of Men by Butler, Nickolas. The Hearts of Men

Camp Chippewa, 1962. Nelson Doughty, age thirteen, social outcast and overachiever, is the Bugler, sounding the reveille proudly each morning. Yet this particular summer marks the beginning of an uncertain and tenuous friendship with a popular boy named Jonathan. Over the years, Nelson, irrevocably scarred from the Vietnam War, becomes Scoutmaster of Camp Chippewa, while Jonathan marries, divorces, and turns his father's business into a highly profitable company. And when something unthinkable h

Feb 21, 2017
The Hate U Give by Thomas, Angie. The Hate U Give

Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death is a national headline. Some are calling him a thug, maybe even a drug dealer and a gangbanger. Protesters are taking to the streets in Khalil's name

Feb 21, 2017
F*Ck Love by Bennett, M. D., Michael. F*Ck Love

Many people have opinions on the subject of romantic relationships, why they're so hard to find and so difficult to maintain, but the real source of trouble isn't too complicated: it's that people are choosing their partners based on love, excitement, lust, attraction, neediness on feelings. Instead of helping listeners find true love, Dr. Michael Bennett and his comedy-writing daughter Sarah reveal the practical, commonsense criteria for good partnerships that will allow real love to develop. F

Feb 21, 2017
Escape from five shadows - a novel by Leonard, Elmore, 1925-2013, author. Escape from five shadows - a novel

Corey Bowen is an innocent man. Wrongly convicted, and imprisoned in the brutal labor camp at Five Shadows run by a sadistic embezzler willing to kill to keep his scheme running, Bowen is determined to break out or die trying. The trackers have already caught him once, dragged him back through the mesquite and rocks, and beat him bloody and near dead after his last attempt. But this time he'll have help, from a lady with murder on her mind and a debt to pay back. They say that breaking out of Fi

Feb 21, 2017
Earthly Remains by Leon, Donna. Earthly Remains

Granted leave from the Questura, Brunetti's wife Paola ships him off to a villa owned by a wealthy relative on Sant'Erasmo, one of the largest islands in the laguna. There he intends to pass his days rowing, and his nights reading Pliny's Natural History. The recuperative stay goes according to plan until David Casati, the caretaker of the house, goes missing following a sudden storm. Now, Brunetti feels compelled to investigate, to set aside his leave of absence and understand what happened to

Feb 21, 2017
Dr. Death by Patterson, James. Dr. Death

A serial killer is loose on the streets of Manhattan. His victims appear to be total strangers. The only clue that unites the crimes is the playing card left behind at each scene that hints at the next target. Following her instincts, the gorgeous, tenacious cop in charge of the case turns to an unlikely ally, Dylan Reinhart, a handsome and brilliant professor with a keen insight into the criminal mind whose book turned up in connection with the murders.

Feb 21, 2017
Death of a Snob by Beaton, M. C.. Death of a Snob

Believing that someone is trying to murder her, Jane Wetherby asks Hamish Macbeth to spend Christmas with her and an exclusive group of friends at her Scottish farm. He thinks the lady is a bit daft, but, arriving on the lonely isle of Eileencraig, he feels a prickle of foreboding. The locals are openly threatening; the other guests, especially a terrible snob named Heather Todd, are barely civil. So when Heather meets an untimely end, Hamish knows he doesn't have far to look for the culprit.

Feb 21, 2017
Death of a Prankster by Beaton, M. C.. Death of a Prankster

Rich, old practical joker Andrew Trent summons his kin to his remote home to torment them with a new bag of unfunny jokes. But this time the body that falls out of the closet is Andrew Trent's own. And nobody's laughing. Especially not Constable Hamish Macbeth, who is hard put to glean any information from Trent's unappealing nearest and dearest. And when the constable's former flame inserts her beautiful self into the case, Hamish must muster all his native guile to carry him through.

Feb 21, 2017
Dead Man Switch by Quirk, Matthew. Dead Man Switch

A deadly fall on a rugged stretch of California coast. A home invasion gone wrong in Brittany. No one connects the killings because the victims are living under cover, their true identities closely held secrets. They are members of America's most select kill/capture team, which combines special operations lethality with CIA tradecraft. They are the last line of defense against foreign threats, and someone is assassinating them one by one where they sleep, taking family and innocent bystanders to

Feb 21, 2017
Days Without End by Barry, Sebastian. Days Without End

From the two-time Man Booker Prize finalist Sebastian Barry comes a powerful and unforgettable new story chronicling a young Irish immigrant's army years in the American Indian and Civil Wars.

Feb 21, 2017
A Darkness Absolute by Armstrong, Kelley. A Darkness Absolute

Casey and her fellow Rockton sheriff's deputy Will chase a cabin-fevered resident into the woods, where they are stranded in a blizzard. Taking shelter in a cave, they discover a former resident who's been held captive for over a year. When the bodies of two other women turn up, Casey and her colleagues must find out if it's an outsider behind the killings or if the answer is more complicated than that.

Feb 21, 2017
A Conjuring of Light by Schwab, V. E.. A Conjuring of Light

London falls and kingdoms rise while darkness sweeps the Maresh Empire, and the fraught balance of magic blossoms into dangerous territory while heroes struggle.

Feb 21, 2017
A Closed and Common Orbit by Chambers, Becky. A Closed and Common Orbit

Embark on an exciting, adventurous, and dangerous journey through the galaxy with the motley crew of the spaceship Wayfarer in this fun and heart warming space opera, the sequel to the acclaimed The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet.

Feb 21, 2017