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Bent Heavens by Kraus, Daniel, author. Bent Heavens

Kraus gets under your skin with brutal, elegant efficiency. Necessarily horrifying, devastatingly timely.Kiersten White, New York Times-bestselling author of The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein and Slayer From New York Times-bestselling author Daniel Kraus comes a breakneck, genre-defying YA thriller perfect for fans of Kiersten White, Neal Shusterman, and M. T. Anderson. Liv Flemings father went missing more than two years ago, not long after he claimed to have been abducted by aliens. L

Jun 23, 2020
Daddy's Girls by Steel, Danielle, author. Daddy's Girls

In Danielle Steels riveting novel, three women raised by their father on a sprawling California ranch now confront difficult truths about their past. Decades ago, after the death of his wife, Texas ranch hand JT Tucker took his three small daughters to California to start a new life. With almost no money, a will of iron, and hard work, he eventually built the biggest ranch in California. But when he dies suddenly at the age of sixty-four, the ranch is inherited by his three daughterseach of the

Jun 23, 2020
Dead Land by Paretsky, Sara, author. Dead Land

The next installment inNew York Timesbestselling author Sara Paretsky's acclaimed series featuring legendary sleuth V.I. Warshawski.

Jun 23, 2020
Fair Warning by Connelly, Michael, author. Fair Warning

Stalwart journalist Jack McEvoy--the hero of The Poet and The Scarecrow--tracks a serial killer who has been operating completely under the radar--until now--in this thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly. Veteran reporter Jack McEvoy has taken down killers before, but when a woman he had a one-night stand with is murdered in a particularly brutal way, McEvoy realizes he might be facing a criminal mind unlike any he's ever encountered. Jack investigates-against the w

Jun 23, 2020
Her Last Flight by Williams, Beatriz, author. Her Last Flight

The beloved author returns with a remarkable novel of both raw suspense and lyric beauty the story of a lost pilot and a wartime photographer that will leave its mark on your soul.

Jun 23, 2020
Hideaway by Roberts, Nora, author. Hideaway

A family ranch in Big Sur country and a legacy of Hollywood royalty set the stage for Nora Roberts emotional new suspense novel.Caitlyn Sullivan had come from a long line of Hollywood royalty, stretching back to her Irish immigrant great-grandfather. At nine, she was already a staryet still an innocent child who loved to play hide and seek with her cousins at the family home in Big Sur. It was during one of those games that she disappeared.Some may have considered her a pampered princess, but Ca

Jun 23, 2020
Masked Prey by Sandford, John, author. Masked Prey

Lucas Davenport investigates a vitriolic blog that seems to be targeting the children of U.S. politicians in the latest thriller by #1 New York Times-bestselling author John Sandford. The daughter of a U.S. Senator is monitoring her social media presence when she finds a picture of herself on a strange blog. And there are other pictures . . . of the children of other influential Washington politicians, walking or standing outside their schools, each identified by name. Surrounding the photos are

Jun 23, 2020
Me & Patsy Kickin' Up Dust by Lynn, Loretta, author. Me & Patsy Kickin' Up Dust

Me & Patsy Kickin' Up Dust shares the"important and inspiring" (Miranda Lambert) never-before-told complete story of the remarkable relationship between country music icons Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn. Loretta Lynn and the late Patsy Cline are legends--country icons and sisters of the heart. For the first time ever Loretta tells their story: a celebration of their music and their relationship up until Patsy's tragic and untimely death. Full of laughter and tears, this eye-opening, heartwarming

Jun 23, 2020
Night. Sleep. Death. The Stars. by Oates, Joyce Carol, author. Night. Sleep. Death. The Stars.

The bonds of family are tested in the wake of a profound tragedy, providing a look at the darker side of our society.

Jun 23, 2020
Pearls of Wisdom by Bush, Barbara, author. Pearls of Wisdom

he best advice First Lady Barbara Bush offered her family, staff, and close friends. First Lady Barbara Bush was famous for handing out advice. From friends and family to heads of state and Supreme Court justices, and certainly to her staff, her advice ranged from what to wear, what to say or not say, and how to live your life. She especially loved visiting with students of all ages, from kindergartners to college graduates. When she turned 80, she owned up to all her advice-giving and explained

Jun 23, 2020
Red Hood by Arnold, Elana K., author. Red Hood

Michael L. Printz honoree and National Book Award finalistElana K. Arnold returns with a dark, violent, furiously feminist tale of terror about generational trauma, female friendship, and coming into ones own power.

Jun 23, 2020
Sparrow by Jackson, Mary Cecilia, author. Sparrow

In the tradition of Laurie Halse Anderson's Speak, Mary Cecilia Jackson's devastating but hopeful YA debut is about a ballerina who finds the courage to confront the abuse that haunts her past and threatens her future. There are two kinds of people on the planet. Hunters and prey I thought I would be safe after my mother died. I thought I could stop searching for new places to hide. But you can't escape what you are, what you've always been. My name is Savannah Darcy Rose. And I am still prey.

Jun 23, 2020
The Kingdom of Back by Lu, Marie, author. The Kingdom of Back

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu comes a historical YA fantasy about a musical prodigy and the dangerous lengths she'll go to make history remember her--perfect for fans of Susanna Clarke and The Hazel Wood. Two siblings. Two brilliant talents. But only one Mozart. Born with a gift for music, Nannerl Mozart has just one wish--to be remembered forever. But even as she delights audiences with her masterful playing, she has little hope she'll ever become the acclaimed composer sh

Jun 23, 2020
The Last True Poets of the Sea by Drake, Julia, author. The Last True Poets of the Sea

From a stunning new voice in YA literature comes an epic, utterly unforgettable contemporary novel about a lost shipwreck, a missing piece of family history, and weathering the storms of life.The Larkin family isn't just lucky-they persevere. At least that's what Violet and her younger brother, Sam, were always told. When the Lyric sank off the coast of Maine, their great-great-great grandmother didn't drown like the rest of the passengers. No, Fidelia swam to shore, fell in love, and founded Ly

Jun 23, 2020
The Lincoln Conspiracy by Meltzer, Brad, author. The Lincoln Conspiracy

"Filled with amazing American history, secret societies, incredible research, and a shocking conspiracy to murder Abraham Lincoln at the dawn of his presidency. A brilliant combination of edge of your seat history and superb storytelling."--James L. Swanson, bestselling author of Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincolns Killer Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch, the bestselling authors of The First Conspiracy, which covers the secret plot against George Washington, now turn their attention to a little-

Jun 23, 2020
The Numbers Game by Steel, Danielle, author. The Numbers Game

In Danielle Steel's stunning novel, modern relationships come together, fall apart, and are reinvented over time, proving that age is just a number. Eileen was happy to set aside her own dreams to raise a family with her husband, Paul. Together they built an ordinary life in a Connecticut town, the perfect place for their kids to grow up. But when Eileen discovers that Paul's late nights in the city are hiding an affair with a younger woman, she begins to question all those years of sacrifice an

Jun 23, 2020
We Are All His Creatures by Noyes, Deborah, author. We Are All His Creatures

In a series of interwoven fictionalized stories, Deborah Noyes gives voice to the marginalized women in P. T. Barnum's family - and the talented entertainers he built his entertainment empire on.Much has been written about P. T. Barnum - legendary showman, entrepreneur, marketing genius, and one of the most famous nineteenth-century personalities. For those who lived in Barnum's shadow, however, life was complex. P. T. Barnum's two families - his family at home, including his two wives and his d

Jun 23, 2020
We Unleash the Merciless Storm by Mejia, Tehlor Kay, author. We Unleash the Merciless Storm

In this nail-biting sequel to Tehlor Kay Mejias critically acclaimed fantasy novelWe Set the Dark on Fire,La Voz operative Carmen is forced to choose between the girl she loves and the success of the rebellion shes devoted her life to.

Jun 23, 2020