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All you can ever know by Chung, Nicole All you can ever know

Aug 13, 2019
Beautiful creatures by Garcia, Kami. Beautiful creatures

In a small South Carolina town, where it seems little has changed since the Civil War, sixteen-year-old Ethan is powerfully drawn to Lena, a new classmate with whom he shares a psychic connection and whose family hides a dark secret that may be revealed on her sixteenth birthday.

Jul 29, 2019
Big sky by Atkinson, Kate, author. Big sky

Iconoclastic detective Jackson Brodie returns in a triumphant new novel about secrets, sex, and lies Jackson Brodie has relocated to a quiet seaside village, in the occasional company of his recalcitrant teenage son and an aging Labrador, both at the discretion of his ex-partner Julia. It's picturesque, but there's something darker lurking behind the scenes. Jackson's current job, gathering proof of an unfaithful husband for his suspicious wife, is fairly standard-issue, but a chance encounter w

Aug 6, 2019
Chances are . . . by Russo, Richard, 1949- author. Chances are . . .

"From the Pulitzer Prize-winning Richard Russo--in his first stand-alone novel in a decade--comes a new revelation: a gripping story about the abiding yet complex power of friendship. One beautiful September day, three sixty-six-year old men convene on Martha's Vineyard, friends ever since meeting in college circa the sixties. They couldn't have been more different then, or even today--Lincoln's a commercial real estate broker, Teddy a tiny-press publisher, and Mickey a musician beyond his rocki

Aug 14, 2019
Chaos - Charles Manson, the CIA, and the secret history of the sixties by O'Neill, Tom, author. Chaos - Charles Manson, the CIA, and the secret history of the sixties

An investigative journalist chronicles his twenty-year obsession with the 1969 Manson murders and describes how he discovered evidence of a cover-up, carelessness from police, misconduct by prosecutors, and potential surveillance by intelligence agents.

Aug 6, 2019
City of girls by Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969- author. City of girls

Beloved author Elizabeth Gilbert returns to fiction with a unique love story set in the New York City theater world during the 1940s. Told from the perspective of an older woman as she looks back on her youth with both pleasure and regret (but mostly pleasure), City of Girls explores themes of female sexuality and promiscuity, as well as the idiosyncrasies of true love. In 1940, nineteen-year-old Vivian Morris has just been kicked out of Vassar College, owing to her lackluster freshman-year perf

Jul 29, 2019
Death and life of Aida Hernandez by Bobrow-Strain, Aaron Death and life of Aida Hernandez

Aug 13, 2019
Destroy all monsters by Miller, Sam J., author. Destroy all monsters

"A crucial, genre-bending tale, equal parts Ned Vizzini and Patrick Ness, about the life-saving power of friendship. Solomon and Ash both experienced a traumatic event when they were twelve. Ash lost all memory of that event when she fell from Solomon's treehouse. Since then, Solomon has retreated further and further into a world he seems to have created in his own mind. One that insulates him from reality, but crawls with foes and monsters . . . in both animal and human form. As Solomon slips f

Jul 29, 2019
Dissenter on the bench - Ruth Bader Ginsburg's life and work by Ortiz, Victoria, 1942- author. Dissenter on the bench - Ruth Bader Ginsburg's life and work

"The life and career of the fiercely principled Supreme Court Justice, now a popular icon, with dramatic accounts of her landmark cases that moved the needle on legal protection of human rights, illustrated with b/w archival photographs"--

Jul 29, 2019
Dragonfly in amber by Gabaldon, Diana. Dragonfly in amber

For twenty years Claire Randall has kept her secrets. But now she is returning with her grown daughter to Scotland's majestic mist-shrouded hills. Here Claire plans to reveal a truth as stunning as the events that gave it birth: about the mystery of an ancient circle of standing stones ... about a love that transcends the boundaries of time ... and about James Fraser, a Scottish warrior whose gallantry once drew a young Claire from the security of her century to the dangers of his. Now a legacy

Jul 29, 2019
Escape room by Goldin, Megan Escape room

Aug 13, 2019
Every man a hero - a memoir of D-Day, the first wave at Omaha Beach, and a world at war by Lambert, Ray (Arnold Ray), author. Every man a hero - a memoir of D-Day, the first wave at Omaha Beach, and a world at war

"At five a.m. on June 6, 1944, U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Ray Lambert worked his way through a throng of nervous soldiers to the windswept deck of a troopship off the coast of Normandy, France. A familiar voice cut through the wind and rumble of the ship's engines. "Ray!" called his brother, Bill. Ray, head of a medical team for the First Division's famed 16th Infantry Regiment, had already won a Silver Star in 1943 for running through German lines to save trapped men, one of countless rescues he'

Jul 29, 2019
I wanna be where you are by Forest, Kristina, author. I wanna be where you are

"When Chloe Pierce's mom forbids her to apply for a spot at the dance conservatory of her dreams, she devises a secret plan to drive two hundred miles to the nearest audition. But Chloe hits her first speed bump when her annoying neighbor Eli insists upon hitching a ride, threatening to tell Chloe's mom if she leaves him and his smelly dog, Geezer, behind. So now Chloe's chasing her ballet dreams down the east coast--two unwanted (but kinda cute) passengers in her car, butterflies in her stomach

Jul 29, 2019
Insurgent by Roth, Veronica Insurgent

Aug 13, 2019
Journey to Munich - a novel by Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author. Journey to Munich - a novel

Working with the British Secret Service on an undercover mission, Maisie Dobbs is sent to Hitler's Germany in this thrilling the twelfth novel in Jacqueline Winspear's bestselling series. The Secret Service wants Maisie to retrieve a British prisoner set for release from Dachau, on the outskirts of Munich. The British government is not alone in its interest in Maisie's travel plans. Her nemesis - the man she holds responsible for her husband's death - has learned of her journey, and is also desp

Jul 29, 2019
Ladies who punch by Setoodeh, Ramin Ladies who punch

Aug 13, 2019
Lady in the lake by Lippman, Laura Lady in the lake

Aug 13, 2019
Lager queen of Minnesota by Stradal, J. Ryan Lager queen of Minnesota

Aug 13, 2019
Maybe this time by West, Kasie, author. Maybe this time

Weddings. Funerals. Barbecues. New Year's Eve parties. Name the occasion, and Sophie Evans will be there. Well, she has to be there. Sophie works for the local florist, so she can be found at every big event in her small hometown, arranging bouquets and managing family dramas. Enter Andrew Hart. The son of the fancy new chef in town, Andrew is suddenly required to attend all the same events as Sophie. Entitled, arrogant, preppy Andrew. Sophie just wants to get her job done and finish up her sket

Jul 29, 2019
Moment of lift by Gates, Melinda Moment of lift

Aug 13, 2019

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