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Notes from a small island by Bryson, Bill. Notes from a small island

Bill Bryson has decided his native country needs him - but first, he takes a leisurely jaunt around the island he loves.

Nov 21, 2017
The midnight line - a Jack Reacher novel by Child, Lee, author. The midnight line - a Jack Reacher novel

"Reacher rides the bus north from Milwaukee. At a comfort stop in Wisconsin dairy country he takes a stroll. Among the cheap junk in a pawn shop window he notices a West Point class ring for sale. It's tiny. A woman cadet's ring. Why would she pawn it? Reacher knows what Serena Sanderson must have gone through to get it. He fights through a biker gang and a South Dakota gangster, following the trail of the ring to the emptiness of Wyoming, in search of Major Sanderson. Is she OK?"--

Nov 21, 2017
Martin Luther - the man who rediscovered God and changed the world by Metaxas, Eric, author, narrator. Martin Luther - the man who rediscovered God and changed the world

"On All Hallow's Eve in 1517, a young monk named Martin Luther posted a document he hoped would spark an academic debate, but that instead ignited a conflagration that would forever destroy the world he knew. Five hundred years after Luther's now famous Ninety-five Theses appeared, Eric Metaxas...paints a startling portrait of the wild figure whose adamantine faith cracked the edifice of Western Christendom and dragged medieval Europe into the future...Luther's monumental faith and courage gave

Nov 21, 2017
Into the wild by Krakauer, Jon. Into the wild

The story of Chris McCandless, a young man whose solo journey into the wilds of Alaska ended in death after four months, explores the allure of wilderness felt by Americans.

Nov 21, 2017
Indentured - the inside story of the rebellion against the NCAA by Nocera, Joseph. Indentured - the inside story of the rebellion against the NCAA

Joe Nocera delivers the definitive expose of college sports, behind the glitz of March Madness and the Bowl Championship Series. He reveals the moral, financial, and legal ramifications of an industry that claims to protect amateur athletes while exploiting their talents and hard work. Nocera shines a powerful light on the businessmen behind the NCAA and how their hypocrisy hurts athletes at all levels.

Nov 21, 2017
I'm a stranger here myself - notes on returning to America after twenty years away by Bryson, Bill. I'm a stranger here myself - notes on returning to America after twenty years away

Author Bill Bryson tells the comical story of his return to America after living in England for two decades. When he returned stateside with his English wife and their four children, he was greeted by a whole new landscape which included microwave pancakes, twenty-four-hour dental floss hotlines-- and the thought that 3 million Americans believe they had been abducted by aliens at some point.

Nov 21, 2017
I can't breathe - a killing on Bay Street by Taibbi, Matt, author. I can't breathe - a killing on Bay Street

On July 17, 2014, a forty-three-year-old black man named Eric Garner died on a Staten Island sidewalk after a police officer put him in what has been described as an illegal chokehold during an arrest for selling bootleg cigarettes. The final moments of Garner’s life were captured on video and seen by millions. His agonized last words, “I can’t breathe,” became a rallying cry for the nascent Black Lives Matter protest movement. A grand jury ultimately declined to indict the officer who wrestled

Nov 21, 2017
I am not your perfect Mexican daughter by Sánchez, Erika L., author. I am not your perfect Mexican daughter

From Goodreads.

Nov 21, 2017
Henry David Thoreau - a life by Walls, Laura Dassow, author. Henry David Thoreau - a life

Two hundred years after his birth, and two generations after the last full-scale biography, Laura Dassow Walls restores Henry David Thoreau to us in all his profound, inspiring complexity.

Nov 21, 2017
God - a human history by Aslan, Reza, author, narrator. God - a human history

In Zealot, Reza Aslan replaced the staid, well-worn portrayal of Jesus of Nazareth with a startling new image of the man in all his contradictions. In his new book, Aslan takes on a subject even more immense: God, writ large. In layered prose and with thoughtful, accessible scholarship, Aslan narrates the history of religion as a remarkably cohesive attempt to understand the divine by giving it human traits and emotions. According to Aslan, this innate desire to humanize God is hardwired in our

Nov 21, 2017
Franklin D. Roosevelt - a political life by Dallek, Robert, author. Franklin D. Roosevelt - a political life

A one-volume biography of Roosevelt by the #1 New York Times bestselling biographer of JFK, focusing on his career as an incomparable politician, uniter, and deal maker. In an era of such great national divisiveness, there could be no more timely biography of one of our greatest presidents than one that focuses on his unparalleled political ability as a uniter and consensus maker. Robert Dallek’s Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life takes a fresh look at the many compelling questions that hav

Nov 21, 2017
Darkest fear by Coben, Harlan, 1962- Darkest fear

In his seventh Myron Bolitar thriller, Edgar Award winner Harlan Coben brings us his most astonishing—and deeply personal—novel yet. And it all begins when Myron’s ex tells him he’s a father . . . of a dying thirteen-year-old boy. A surprise visit from an ex-girlfriend is unsettling enough. But Emily Downing’s news brings Myron to his knees. Her son Jeremy is dying and needs a bone marrow transplant from a donor who has vanished without a trace. Then comes the real shocker: Jeremy is Myron’s son

Nov 21, 2017
Bonfire - a novel by Ritter, Krysten, 1981- author. Bonfire - a novel

It has been ten years since Abby Williams left home and scrubbed away all visible evidence of her small town roots. Now working as an environmental lawyer in Chicago, she has a thriving career, a modern apartment, and her pick of meaningless one-night stands. But when a new case takes her back home to Barrens, Indiana, the life Abby painstakingly created begins to crack. Tasked with investigating Optimal Plastics, the town's most high-profile company and economic heart, Abby begins to find stran

Nov 21, 2017
Blood shot by Paretsky, Sara. Blood shot

While helping a childhood friend find the father she never knew, V.I. stumbles into a web of corporate deception.

Nov 21, 2017
"K" is for killer by Grafton, Sue. "K" is for killer

Investigating a murder after dark only makes the case spookier for Kinsey Mihone, Sue Grafton's savvy private investigator. But she's got little choice. Her client, the victim's mother, works the graveyard shift. And the victim, it turns out, led a secret life as a lady of the night. So the normally spunky and sunny Kinsey visits mostly with night people to find clues to Lorna Kepler's death. But she also follows leads at a water district office where Kepler had a day job. The sleep loss dulls K

Nov 21, 2017
"A" is for alibi by Grafton, Sue. "A" is for alibi

The wife of a hated divorce lawyer becomes the main suspect in his murder and hires private detective Kinsey Millhone to find the real killer.

Nov 21, 2017
Strategic moves - a Stone Barrington novel by Woods, Stuart. Strategic moves - a Stone Barrington novel

New York cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington is living the high life when he gets made partner--earning him a seven-figure bonus--after bringing in a high-profile new client. But Barrington's celebrating is cut short when suspicions arise over the origins of his new client's wealth.

Nov 24, 2017
Stone kiss by Kellerman, Faye. Stone kiss

LAPD Lieutenant Peter Decker returns to New York to solve the death of one of his relatives and reveals devastating family secrets.

Nov 24, 2017
From here to eternity - traveling the world to find the good death by Doughty, Caitlin. From here to eternity - traveling the world to find the good death

Fascinated by our pervasive terror of dead bodies, mortician Caitlin Doughty set out to discover how other cultures care for their dead. In rural Indonesia, she observes a man clean and dress his grandfather's mummified body. Grandpa's mummy has lived in the family home for two years, where the family has maintained a warm and respectful relationship. She meets Bolivian natitas (cigarette- smoking, wish- granting human skulls), and introduces us to a Japanese kotsuage, in which relatives use cho

Nov 24, 2017
Body of lies by Johansen, Iris. Body of lies

Eve Duncan, a forensic sculptor, reconstructs victims of violent crime. When she is called to Baton Rouge to work on a skelton, her life is threatened and puzzling questions plague her work.

Nov 24, 2017

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