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All of Our Demise by Foody, Amanda, author. All of Our Demise

All of Our Demise is the epic conclusion to Amanda Foody and Christine Lynn Hermans New York Times bestselling All of Us Villains duology. ?I feel like I should warn you: this is going to be absolutely brutal.? For the first time in this ancient, bloodstained story, the tournament is breaking. The boundaries between the city of Ilvernath and the arena have fallen. Reporters swarm the historic battlegrounds. A dead boy now lives again. And a new champion has entered the fray, one who seeks to bre

Sep 21, 2022
Captive by Johansen, Iris, author. Captive

Eve Duncans daughter Jane MacGuire seems to have found a perfect life with Seth Caleb?until a ruthless madman threatens to destroy it all, in this gripping suspense novel from #1 bestselling author Iris Johansen. Jane MacGuire is enjoying a period of domestic bliss as she focuses on her art and her partner Seth Caleb uses his unique abilities as an agent for the MI6 intelligence service. But when Seth crosses crime lord Hugh Bohdan, he incurs the wrath of one of the worlds most powerful crimina

Sep 21, 2022
Demon Copperhead by Kingsolver, Barbara, author. Demon Copperhead

?Kingsolver is a writer who can help us understand and navigate the chaos of these times.? ?Minneapolis Star Tribune From the New York Times bestselling author of Unsheltered and Flight Behavior, a brilliant novel which enthralls, compels, and captures the heart as it evokes a young heros unforgettable journey to maturity. ?Anyone will tell you the born of this world are marked from the get-out, win or lose.? Demon Copperhead is set in the mountains of southern Appalachia. Its the story of a boy

Sep 21, 2022
Enola Holmes and the Elegant Escapade by Springer, Nancy, author. Enola Holmes and the Elegant Escapade

Enola Holmes, Sherlock's much younger, and feistier, sister, returns in an adventure of a confused young Baronet's daughter who is on the run from her father's devious schemes in Nancy Springer's Enola Holmes and the Elegant Escapade. Enola Holmes, the much younger sister of Sherlock, is now living independently in London and working as a scientific perditorian (a finder of persons and things). But that is not the normal lot of young women in Victorian England. They are under the near absolute c

Sep 21, 2022
Girl, Forgotten by Slaughter, Karin, author. Girl, Forgotten

From the New York Times bestselling author of Pieces of Her comes an electrifying thriller featuring newly minted US Marshall Andrea Oliver as she investigates a cold case with links to her fathers past. A small town hides a big secret. Who killed Emily Vaughn? A girl with a secret. Longbill Beach, 1982. Emily Vaughn gets ready for the prom. For an athlete, who is smart, pretty and well-liked, this night that should be the highlight of her high school career. But Emily has a secret. And by the e

Sep 21, 2022
Greywaren by Stiefvater, Maggie, author. Greywaren

The war between dreams and reality intensifies... with Ronan at its center.

Sep 21, 2022
History of Present Illness, A by DeForest, Anna, author. History of Present Illness, A

A novel of meticulous brevity and a tone and vision all its own, transmuting the practice of medicine into a larger exploration of humanity, the meaning of care, and the nature of annihilation?physical, spiritual, or both. A young woman puts on a white coat for her first day as a student doctor. So begins this powerful debut, which follows our unnamed narrator through cadaver dissection, surgical rotation, difficult births, sudden deaths, and a budding relationship with a seminarian. In the tro

Sep 21, 2022
I'm the Girl by Summers, Courtney, author. I'm the Girl

The next searing and groundbreaking queer young adult novel from New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award-winning author Courtney Summers, already hailed as... "A stirring, thought-provoking thriller.?Ashley Audrain, New York Times bestselling author of The Push "A stunner."?Kate Elizabeth Russell, New York Times bestselling author of My Dark Vanessa "Powerful."?Angeline Boulley, #1 New York Times bestselling and Printz Award-winning author of Firekeepers Daughter When sixteen-year-old Georgia

Sep 21, 2022
Long Shadows by Baldacci, David, author. Long Shadows

The latest riveting thriller in David Baldacci's #1 New York Times bestselling Memory Man series.

Sep 21, 2022
Monsters Born and Made by Berwah, Tanvi, author. Monsters Born and Made

You swim with monsters, these people cannot scare you. Sixteen-year-old Koral and her brother, Emrik, risk their lives to capture the monstrous maristags that live in the black seas around their island. They have to, or else their family will starve. In an oceanic world swarming with vicious beasts, the ruling elite have indentured her family to provide the maristags for the Glory Race, a deadly chariot tournament reserved for the upper class. The winner receives gold and glory. The losers?if th

Sep 21, 2022
Tale of Two Cities, A by Dickens, Charles, author. Tale of Two Cities, A

"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..." The opening words of Charles Dickens' great French Revolution romance set the scene for a heart-stopping historical adventure that dashes back and forth between London and Paris during the nightmare of Terror.

Sep 21, 2022
The Final Gambit by Lynn Barnes, Jennifer, author. The Final Gambit

Averys fortune, life, and loves are on the line in the game that everyone will be talking about. To inherit billions, all Avery Kylie Grambs has to do is survive a few more weeks living in Hawthorne House. The paparazzi are dogging her every step. Financial pressures are building. Danger is a fact of life. And the only thing getting Avery through it all is the Hawthorne brothers. Her life is intertwined with theirs. She knows their secrets, and they know her. But as the clock ticks down to the

Sep 21, 2022
The First to Die at the End by Silvera, Adam, author. The First to Die at the End

In this prequel to #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon They Both Die at the End, two new strangers spend a life-changing day together after Death-Cast first makes their fateful calls. Its the night before Death-Cast goes live, and theres one question on everyones mind: Can Death-Cast actually predict when someone will die, or is it just an elaborate hoax? Orion Pagan has waited years for someone to tell him that hes going to die. He has a serious heart condition, and he signed up for Death-

Sep 21, 2022
The High Notes by Steel, Danielle, author. The High Notes

In this heartfelt novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel, a young woman with an unforgettable voice fights for the freedom to pursue her dreams. Iris Cooper has been singing ever since she can remember, hitting the high notes like no one else. At twelve, her father convinces the owner of a bar in Lake City, Texas, to let her perform, and she stuns the audience. In the ensuing years, never staying anywhere for long, they move from one dusty town to the next, her passion fo

Sep 21, 2022
The Satanic Verses by Rushdie, Salman, author. The Satanic Verses

Inextricably linked with the fatwa called against its author in the wake of the novels publication, The Satanic Verses is, beyond that, a rich showcase for Salman Rushdies comic sensibilities, cultural observations, and unparalleled mastery of language. The tale of an Indian film star and a Bombay expatriate, Rushdies masterpiece was deservedly honored with the Whitbread Prize. ?Swifts Gullivers Travels, Voltaires Candide ... [Rushdie] is very much a latter-day member of their company.?New York

Sep 21, 2022
The Sunbearer Trials by Thomas, Aiden, author. The Sunbearer Trials

Welcome to The Sunbearer Trials, where teen semidioses compete in a series of challenges with the highest of stakes, in this electric new Mexican-inspired fantasy from Aiden Thomas, the New York Times bestselling author of Cemetery Boys. ?Only the most powerful and honorable semidioses get chosen. Im just a Jade. Im not a real hero.? As each new decade begins, the Suns power must be replenished so that Sol can keep traveling along the sky and keep the chaotic Obsidian gods at bay. Sol selects t

Sep 21, 2022
The Twist of a Knife by Horowitz, Anthony, author. The Twist of a Knife

In New York Times bestselling author Anthony Horowitzs ingenious fourth literary whodunit following The Word is Murder, The Sentence is Death, and A Line to Kill, Horowitz becomes the prime suspect in a murder investigation?and only one man can prove his innocence: his newly estranged partner in solving crime, Detective Hawthorne. ?Im sorry but the answers no.? Reluctant author, Anthony Horowitz, has had enough. He tells ex-detective Daniel Hawthorne that after three books hes splitting and thei

Sep 21, 2022
Vicious by Schwab, V. E., author. Vicious

A trade paperback repackage of New York Times bestseller V.E. Schwab's Vicious, a masterful tale of ambition, jealousy, and superpowers which will include:*A new cover by Wil Staehle, cover artist of the iconic Shades of Magic trilogy covers*Schwab's Tor.com short story set within the Vicious universe, "Warm Up"*A teaser for the upcoming sequel, VengefulVictor and Eli started out as college roommates?brilliant, arrogant, lonely boys who recognized the same sharpness and ambition in each other. I

Sep 21, 2022
Walk the Wire by Baldacci, David, author. Walk the Wire

Amos Decker -- the FBI consultant with a perfect memory -- returns to solve a gruesome murder in a booming North Dakota oil town in the newest thriller in David Baldacci's #1 New York Times bestselling Memory Man series. When Amos Decker and his FBI colleague Alex Jamison are called to London, North Dakota, they instantly sense that the thriving fracking town is ripe for trouble. The promise of a second gold rush has attracted an onslaught of newcomers all hoping for a windfall, and the communit

Sep 21, 2022
Wuthering Heights by Bronte, Emily, author. Wuthering Heights

Published a year before her death at the age of thirty, Emily Bronte's only novel is set in the wild, bleak Yorkshire Moors. Depicting the relationship of Cathy and Heathcliff, Wuthering Heights creates a world of its own, conceived with an instinct for poetry and for the dark depths of human psychology. Emily Jane Bronte was born July 30, 1818 at Thornton in Yorkshire. Her father was a minister in the Anglican Church. Emily's mother died in 1821 and her two eldest sisters died in 1825, leaving

Sep 21, 2022