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All the Ways We Said Goodbye by Williams, Beatriz, author. All the Ways We Said Goodbye

Another glorious historical adventure from the New York Times bestselling team of Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig, and Karen White. Three generations of women. One splendid hotel. From an heiress on thefront lines of World War I, to aResistance fighter of World War II, to a widow seeking the answers to her husband's past in 1960s Paris, three women with bruised heartsfind refuge at the Ritz....

Jan 20, 2020
Big Lies in a Small Town by Chamberlain, Diane, author. Big Lies in a Small Town

From bestselling author Diane Chamberlain comes an irresistible new novel. North Carolina|2018: Morgan Christopher's life has been derailed. Taking the fall for a crime she did not commit|she finds herself serving a three-year stint in the North Carolina Women's Correctional Center. Her dream of a career in art is put on holduntil a mysterious visitor makes her an offer that will see her released immediately. Her assignment: restore an old post office mural in a sleepy southern town. Morgan know

Jan 20, 2020
Buddha's Office by Zigmond, Dan, author. Buddha's Office

Can enlightenment be found at the office? From the co-author of Buddha's Diet comes another book that shows how the wisdom of Buddha can apply to our modern lives -- this time exploring how Buddha's guidance can help us navigate the perils of work life. There's not enough of us who are truly enjoying our work. Too many are working long hours at jobs they can't stand. Many are suffering from non-stop stress or lack of resources or miserable behavior from colleagues or clients. Or maybe work is ju

Jan 20, 2020
Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Adeyemi, Tomi, author. Children of Virtue and Vengeance

*The spectacular sequel to Audie Award Audiobook of the Year Children of Blood and Bone* "Bahni Turpin's breathtaking narration of this exhilarating novel will keep listeners rooted to their seats, listening audiobook not to be missed." AudioFile Magazine on Children of Blood and Bone After battling the impossible, Zelie and Amari have finally succeeded in bringing magic back to the land of Orsha. But the ritual was more powerful than they couldve imagined, reigniting the powers

Jan 20, 2020
Criss Cross by Patterson, James, author. Criss Cross

A killer with all the skills of a master detective has made Alex Cross the subject of his deranged "investigation." In a Virginia penitentiary, Alex Cross and his partner, John Sampson, witness the execution of a killer they helped convict. Hours later, they are called to the scene of a copycat crime. A note signed "M" rests on the corpse. "You messed up big time, Dr. Cross." Was an innocent man just put to death? Alex soon realizes he may have much to answer for, as "M" lures the detective out

Jan 20, 2020
Dances with Wolves by Blake, Michael, author. Dances with Wolves

Ordered to hold an abandoned army post, John Dunbar found himself alone, beyond the edge of civilization. Thievery and survival soon forced him into the Indian camp, where he began a dangerous adventure that changed his life forever.

Jan 20, 2020
Dark Tide Rising by Perry, Anne, author. Dark Tide Rising

When a ransom exchange turns violent in the latest mystery from New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry, Commander William Monk faces an unthinkable possibility: betrayal by his own men. Local businessman Harry Exeter doesn't want the aid of the Thames River Police in tracking down the men who kidnapped his wife, Kate. He only asks them to help him navigate Jacob's Island, a creepy mass of decrepit buildings where he will hand off a large sum of money in exchange for her life. But when they

Jan 20, 2020
Dirt Music by Winton, Tim, author. Dirt Music

Georgie Jutland is a mess. At forty, with her career in ruins, she finds herself stranded in White Point with a fisherman she doesn't love and two kids whose dead mother she can never replace. Her days have fallen into domestic tedium and social isolation. Her nights are a blur of vodka and pointless loitering in cyberspace. Leached of all confidence, Georgie has lost her way; she barely recognises herself. In prose as haunting and beautiful as its western setting, Dirt Music confirms Tim Winton

Jan 20, 2020
Everything Isn't Terrible by Smith, Kathleen, author. Everything Isn't Terrible

In the spirit of You Are a Badass and The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, a helpful and humorous guide to shedding our anxious habits and building a more solid sense of self in our increasingly anxiety-inducing world.Licensed therapist and mental health writer Dr. Kathleen Smith offers a smart, practical antidote to our anxiety-ridden times. Everything Isn't Terrible is an informative and practical guide -- featuring a healthy dose of humor -- for people who want to become beacons of c

Jan 20, 2020
Find Me by Aciman, Andre, author. Find Me

This program is read by Michael Stuhlbarg, the actor who played Professor Samuel Perlman in Luca Guadagnino's critically-acclaimed film, Call Me by Your Name. In this spellbinding exploration of the varieties of love, the author of the worldwide bestseller Call Me by Your Name revisits its complex and beguiling characters decades after their first meeting. No novel in recent memory has spoken more movingly to contemporary readers about the nature of love than Andre Acimans haunting Call Me by

Jan 20, 2020
Genius Habit by Garnett, Laura, author. Genius Habit

Make your job the right job Maybe you're a young professional just starting to think seriously about what you want out of your career. Maybe you've been job hopping for a few years and haven't found the perfect fit. Or maybe you want to launch your career to a new level and bring fresh energy to your work. In The Genius Habit, performance strategist Laura Garnett shows you how the path to finding long-lasting professional happiness starts with building the habit that makes extraordinary accompli

Jan 20, 2020
Golden in Death by Robb, J. D., author. Golden in Death

In the latest thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, homicide detective Eve Dallas investigates a murder with a mysterious motiveand a terrifying weapon. Pediatrician Kent Abner received the package on a beautiful April morning. Inside was a cheap trinket, a golden egg that could be opened into two halves. When he pried it apart, highly toxic airborne fumes entered his bodyand killed him. After Eve Dallas calls the hazmat teamand undergoes testing to reassure both her and her husb

Jan 20, 2020
Guilty Not Guilty by Francis, Felix, author. Guilty Not Guilty

It is said that everyone over a certain age can remember distinctly what they were doing when they heard that President Kennedy had been assassinated, or that Princess Diana had been killed in a Paris car crash, but I, for one, could recall all too clearly where I was standing when a policeman told me that my wife had been murdered. Bill Russell is acting as a volunteer steward at Warwick races when he confronts his worst nightmare - the violent death of his much-loved wife. But worse is to come

Jan 20, 2020
Hi Five by Ide, Joe, author. Hi Five

IQ is back- and working a case that involves juggling many more personalities than he expected. Cristiana is the daughter of the biggest arms dealers on the West Coast, Angus Byrne. She's also the sole witness and number one suspect in the murder of her boyfriend, found dead in her Newport Beach boutique. Isaiah Quintabe is coerced into taking the case to prove her innocence. If he can't, Angus will harm the brilliant PI's new girlfriend, ending her career. The catch: Christiana has multiple pe

Jan 20, 2020
Hindsight by Johansen, Iris, author. Hindsight

Investigator Kendra Michaels -- whose former blindness has left her with uniquely insightful observational skills -- must put her life on the line to catch a terrifying murderer setting his sights on some of society's most vulnerable in this electrifying new novel from the #1 New York Times and Edgar Award winning writing duo Iris and Roy Johansen. Dr. Kendra Michaels, blind for the first twenty years of her life before gaining her sight via a revolutionary surgical procedure, is a renowned in

Jan 20, 2020
Hunter Killer by Taylor, Brad, author. Hunter Killer

Pike Logan tracks highly-trained Russian assassins to Brazil in this blistering, action-packed thriller fromNew York Timesbestselling author and former Special Forces Officer Brad Taylor.

Jan 20, 2020
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Angelou, Maya, author. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

Sent by their mother to live with their devout, self-sufficient grandmother in a small Southern town, Maya and her brother, Bailey, endure the ache of abandonment and the prejudice of the local powhitetrash. At eight years old and back at her mothers side in St. Louis, Maya is attacked by a man many times her ageand has to live with the consequences for a lifetime. Years later, in San Francisco, Maya learns about love for herself and the kindness of others, her own strong spirit, and the ideas o

Jan 20, 2020
In the Dream House by Machado, Carmen Maria, author. In the Dream House

In the Dream House is Carmen Maria Machado's engrossing and wildly innovative account of a relationship gone bad, and a bold dissection of the mechanisms and cultural representations of psychological abuse. Tracing the full arc of a harrowing relationship with a charismatic but volatile woman, Machado struggles to make sense of how what happened to her shaped the person she was becoming. And it's that struggle that gives the book its original structure: each chapter is driven by its own narrati

Jan 20, 2020
Jane Anonymous by Faria Stolarz, Laurie, author. Jane Anonymous

Bestselling author Laurie Faria Stolarzs thrilling novel Jane Anonymous is a revelatory confessional of a seventeen-year-old girls fight to escape a kidnapperand her struggles to connect with loved ones and a life that no longer exists. Seven months. Thats how long I was kept captive. Locked in a room with a bed|refrigerator|and adjoining bathroom|I was instructed to eat|bathe|and behave. I received meals|laundered clothes|and toiletries through a cat door|never knowing if it was day

Jan 20, 2020
Kidnapped by a Client by Muse, Sharon R., author. Kidnapped by a Client

"He promised to kill me when he got out. I believed him. If I wanted justice, I had to fight both him and the courts...maybe kill him first. If I didn't do something, I was going to die." This is not a manufactured dialogue from a thriller but the words of attorney Sharon Muse. They came after she survived an attempted kidnapping, rape, and murder at the hands of Hank Morrison, a former client. On April 7, 2006, Muse miraculously escaped from the sociopathic Morrison, only to find that the thre

Jan 20, 2020