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The View from Alameda Island by Robyn Carr: From the outside looking in, Lauren Delaney has a life to envy–a successful career, a solid marriage to a prominent surgeon and two beautiful daughters who are off to good colleges. But on her twenty-fourth wedding anniversary Lauren makes a decision that will change everything. Facing an uncertain future, Lauren discovers an inner strength she didn’t know she had as she fights for the love and happiness she deserves.

Sunset Beach by Mary Kay Andrews: Drue is down on her luck when her estranged father, who is married to her eighth grade frenemy, Wendy, offers her a job– and news that she has inherited a beach bungalow in the sleepy town of Sunset Beach. When a death at an exclusive resort exposes possible corruption at her father’s firm, she is drawn into a decades-old missing persons case.

The Pandora Room by Christopher Golden: New York Times bestselling author Christopher Golden’s chilling exploration of what happens when the original Pandora’s Box is discovered in an ancient subterranean city, stirring international conflict and exposing the archaeological team to curses, whispers, and the terror of a legendary plague.

The Overdue Life of Amy Byler: Single mother Amy Byler grabs the chance to enjoy a child-free summer in New York City, but then a crisis forces her to make some difficult choices.

The Body in the Castle Well by Martin Walker: Bruno is back, and his latest case leads him from the Renaissance to the French Resistance and beyond by way of a corpse at the bottom of a well.

Queen Bee by Dorothea Benton Frank: Beekeeper Holly quietly lives in a world of her own on Sullivan’s Island, tending her hives, working at the local island library, and dealing with her hypochondriac mother. Her world is upended when her flamboyant sister Leslie returns and they both fixate on what’s happening in their neighbor’s home – a widowed father with two boys who is about to remarry the wrong woman. In her twentieth novel, Dorothea Benton Frank brings us back to her beloved island where the Lowcountry magic of the natural world collides with the beat of the human heart.

Unsolved by James Patterson: When a series of suspicious fatal accidents baffle FBI agent Dockery, she finds her investigation complicated by her ex and a killer who is somehow one step ahead.

Skin Game by Stuart Woods: When Teddy Fay receives a freelance assignment from a gentleman he can’t refuse, he jets off to Paris on the hunt for a treasonous criminal. But as Teddy unearths more information that just doesn’t seem to connect, his straightforward mission becomes far bigger–and stranger–than he could imagine.

The Road Home by Richard Paul Evans: Chicago celebrity and pitchman Charles James should be dead. Everyone believes he was killed in a fiery plane crash – a flight he narrowly missed. But thanks to the remarkable twist of fate, he’s very much alive and ready for a second chance at life and love as he continues his pilgrimage along the iconic Route 66.

An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena: A weekend retreat at a cozy mountain lodge– the perfect getaway… until the storm hits and guests turn up dead. Someone is picking off the guests one by one. And there’s nothing they can do but hunker down and hope they can survive the storm.

New Nonfiction Titles

The Little Book of Stoicism by Ben Salzgeber: Where can you find joy? Gain strength? How should we face our fears and struggles? How to deal with the death of a loved one? And what about those recurring depressing thoughts? This compelling guide shows you how to deal more and live up to your best self. A mix of timeless wisdom and empowering advice, The Little Book of Stoicism will point the way to anyone seeking a calm and wise life in a chaotic world

Superbugs by Matt McCarthy: A New York Times bestselling author shares this exhilarating story of cutting-edge science and the race against the clock to find new treatments in the fight against the antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as superbugs.

The First Wave by Alex Kershaw: Beginning in the predawn darkness of June 6, 1944, The First Wave follows the remarkable men who carried out D-Day’s most perilous missions. It is the capstone Alex Kershaw’s remarkable career, built on his close friendships with D-Day survivors and his intimate understanding of the Normandy battlefield.

The Art of the Wasted Day by Patricia Hampl: In an effort to discover the value of daydreaming and leisure, the author sets out on a journey that will take her to the homes of people who famously wasted time daydreaming, but were better for it, including Gregor Mendel.

Dutch Girl by Robert Matzen: Dutch Girl sets the story straight, revealing the Nazi past of Audrey’s Hepburn’s parents and how their daughter dealt with this information. The book examines her career as an acclaimed young ballerina, her involvement with the Dutch Resistance, an active role tending wounded, and dark months in the line of fire as the end drew near for the Nazi regime.

After Life by Alice Johnson: How do you hold on to hope after more than twenty years of imprisonment? In this honest, faith-driven memoir, Alice explains how she held on to hope and gave it to others, from becoming a playwright to mentoring her fellow prisoners. Linking social justice to spiritual faith, she makes a persuasive and poignant argument for justice that transcends tribal politics. Her story is a reminder of the power of redemption and the making second chances count.

The Essential Oils Diet by Eric Zielinski: Soothe inflammation, heal your gut, overcome food cravings, and attain a healthy weight with a two-phase diet program featuring more than 80 recipes powered by essential oils and bioactive-rich foods.

Dragon’s Jaw by Stephen Coonts: For seven years hundreds of young US airmen flew against North Vietnam’s formidable and strategically important bridge, dodging a heavy concentration of anti-aircraft fire and enemy MiG planes. Using after-action reports, official records, and interviews with surviving pilots, as well as untapped Vietnamese sources, Dragon’s Jaw chronicles American efforts to destroy the bridge, strike by bloody strike, putting readers into the cockpits, under fire

Folk Embroidered Felt Birds by Corinne Lapierre: Corinne Lapierre’s beautiful folk embroidered birds are sure to delight everyone! They include a swan, a hen, a goose, a partridge, an owl, a dove, a peacock and a flamingo. Beautifully made in lovely soft colors, the birds are filled with toy stuffing and embellished with beads and folk-style surface embroidery in different-colored threads. These delightful birds make great gifts for all occasions and are quick, easy and fun to make with minimal outlay on materials.

New Fiction Titles

Blessing in Disguise by Danielle Steel: Focuses on Isabelle McAvoy (58), a private art consultant in New York City. It follows her through her early life, having three different children with three different men. Now, Isabelle learns that she’s losing her sight and he bonds with each of her daughters, one in India, one in New York, and one in Tuscany, and falls in love with her assistant, Jack.

Neon Prey by John Sandford: It was a relatively minor criminal matter, but enough that the U.S. Marshals obtained a warrant to enter the home. They didn’t expect to unearth trophies from a score of killings. Now Davenport is on the trail of a serial murderer, one who was able to operate for years without notice or suspicion. But there’s even more to this killer than meets the eye.

The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren: After a bought of food poisoning affects almost an entire wedding party, Maid of Honor Olive finds herself heading to Maui with the best man (and her nemesis), Ethan where they must assume the role of loving newlyweds, right? But the weird thing is . . . Olive doesn’t mind playing pretend. In fact, the more she pretends to be the luckiest woman alive, the more it feels like she might be.

The Summoning by Heather Graham: When Kristi Stewart inherits a property in the old part of Savannah, she knows it comes with stories of hauntings. But she doesn’t believe in ghosts, even while she runs seances for the guests of McLane House Bed-and-Breakfast. Until the inexplicable midnight appearance of one of her infamous ancestors.

Truth and Lies by Caroline Mitchell: DI Amy Winter is hoping to follow in the footsteps of her highly respected police officer father. But when a letter arrives from the prison cell of Lillian Grimes, one half of a notorious husband-and-wife serial killer team, it contains a revelation that will tear her life apart.

Redemption by David Baldacci: Amos Decker is known as the man with the perfect memory. He’s the FBI consultant who solves the cases no one else can. So when Decker learns that he may have made a mistake on a case he worked as a rookie detective–one with heartbreaking consequences–he may be the only person who can put it right.

The Big Kahuna by Janet Evanovich: A sinister adversary has Nick Fox and Kate O’Hare in his crosshairs, and will stop at nothing to eliminate them. Unfortunately, their number one player, Kate’s father, is on the run and on the most wanted list, after being betrayed by an old friend. The trio is going to have to watch their backs at every turn to rid the world of their two greatest foes, and clear their names.

Collusion by Newt Gingrich: Valerie Mayberry is the FBI’s counter-intelligence expert on domestic terrorism. When a high ranking Kremlin official with knowledge of a plan to attack the US must be smuggled out under the nose of a kleptocratic Putin-like Russian president and a ruthless general, Mayberry and Garret are thrown together to exfiltrate him and preempt a deadly poisonous strike.

Two Weeks by Karen Kingsbury: From bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes a heart-wrenching and redemptive new story in the Baxter Family series about a couple desperately waiting to bring their adopted child home and a young mother about to make the biggest decision of her life. Tender and deeply moving, Two Weeks is a story about love, faith, and what it really means to be a family.

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How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World: When the sudden appearance of a female Light Fury coincides with the darkest threat their village has ever faced, Hiccup and Toothless must journey to a world thought to only exist in myth. In this last chapter, Hiccup and Toothless will finally discover their true destinies, and dragon and rider will fight together to protect everything they’ve grown to treasure.

Outlander Season 4: The Frasers settle in North Carolina at yet another turning point in history – the cusp of the American Revolution – where they must negotiate a tenuous loyalty to the current British ruling class, despite Claire’s knowledge of the bloody revolution to come. Meanwhile Brianna Randall and Roger Wakefield grow closer in the 20th century but make a shocking discovery that makes them consider following in Claire’s footsteps.

The Upside: A recently paroled ex-convict, Dell, strikes up an unusual and unlikely friendship with a quadriplegic billionaire, Philip Lacasse, in this comedy film. Dell and Philip form an unlikely bond, bridging their differences and gaining invaluable wisdom in the process, giving each man a renewed sense of passion for all of life’s possibilities. Inspired by a true story.

Operation Finale: Operation Finale follows the thrilling true story of the secret mission led by Israeli intelligence agent Peter Malkin to infiltrate Argentine and capture Adolf Eichmann, the Nazi officer who masterminded the plans that sent millions of innocent Jews to their deaths during World War II, and bring him to justice.

Escape Room: An intriguing invitation brings six strangers together. Initially, they think they have gathered for a highly immersive escape room, but they soon make the sickening discovery that they are pawns in a sadistic game of life and death. Together, they move from one terrifying scenario to the next as they find clues and solve puzzles. But the players soon learn that exposing their darkest secrets may hold the key to survival.

Greta: Frances, a sweet young woman trying to make it on her own in New York City, doesn’t think twice about returning the handbag she finds on the subway to its rightful owner, Greta. The two become fast friends – but Greta’s maternal charms begin to dissolve and grow increasingly disturbing as Frances discovers that nothing in Greta’s life is what it seems in this suspense thriller.

Love, Of Course: When a university offers Amy a six-week job planning the Harvest Festival with Noah, the professor in charge, Amy shows Noah fun things like pumpkin bowling, he teaches her the art of apple picking . . . and sparks begin to fly between them. It could be perfect timing for these lovebirds when Amy’s job becomes permanent, if only Noah wasn’t considering a professorship in Australia.

13 Reasons Why Season 2: This season picks up in the aftermath of Hannah’s death and the start of our character’s complicated journey toward healing and recovery. Liberty High prepares to go on trial, but someone will stop at nothing to keep the truth surrounding Hannah’s death concealed. A series of ominous Polaroids lead Clay and his classmates to the discovery that Hannah wasn’t the only one to suffer at the hands of Liberty’s elite. When the whole truth is exposed, no one is spared the consequences.

New Fiction Titles

A Plain Vanilla Murder by Susan Wittig Albert: Sheila, happy to get out from behind the chief’s desk, is investigating the death of a botany professor, a prominent researcher specializing in vanilla orchids. China is trying to help a longtime friend: the dead professor’s ex-wife and a prime suspect in his murder. However, there’s no shortage of other suspects: a betrayed lover, a disgruntled graduate student, jealous colleagues, and a gang of orchid smugglers.

Resistance Women by Jennifer Chiaverini: In the thriving intellectual culture of 1930s Berlin, Adolf Hitler and his Nazi Party wield violence and lies to seize power. Mildred, Arvid, and their friends resolve to resist and risk their lives to collect information from journalists, military officers, and officials within the highest levels of the Nazi regime. But when Nazi radio operatives detect an errant Russian signal, the Harnack resistance cell is exposed, with fatal consequences.

The Never Game by Jeffrey Deaver: A young woman has gone missing in Silicon Valley and her father has hired Colter Shaw to find her. But what seems a simple investigation quickly thrusts him into the dark heart of America’s tech hub and the cutthroat billion-dollar video-gaming industry.

The Stone Circle by Elly Griffiths: DCI Nelson has been receiving threatening letters. They are anonymous, yet reminiscent of ones she has received in the past, from the person who drew him into a case that’s haunted him for years. At the same time, Ruth receives a letter purporting to be from that very same person – her former mentor, and the reason she first started working with Nelson. But the author of those letters is dead. Or is he?

The Night Window by Dean Koontz: At first, only Jane stood against the “Arcadian” conspirators, but slowly others have emerged to stand with her, even as there are troubling signs that the “adjusted” people are beginning to spin viciously out of control. Now, in the thrilling, climactic showdown that will decide America’s future, Jane will require all her resources–and more–as she confronts those at the malevolent, impregnable center of power.

Homeward Hound by Rita Mae Brown: Amidst the revelry of the Christmas Hunt, mystery and intrigue abound! When the fanfare is interrupted by the discovery of a body, “Sister” Jane Arnold and her company of loyal hounds find themselves faced with a pressing task–to uncover who has killed a beloved club faithful. As always, the gang must untangle the complex web of clues laid before them, and with Sister Jane at the helm, they will not rest until the truth is laid bare.

The Guest Book by Sarah Blake: The Guest Book follows three generations of a powerful American family, a family that “used to run the world.” And when the novel begins in 1935, they still do. Kitty and Ogden Milton appear to have everything. But after a tragedy befalls them, Ogden tries to bring Kitty back to life by purchasing an island in Maine. That island, and its house, come to define and burnish the Milton family, year after year after year.

The Tale Teller by Anne Hillerman: Joe Leaphorn may have retired from the Tribal Police, but he finds himself knee-deep in a perplexing case involving a priceless artifact — a reminder of a dark time in Navajo history. Joe’s been hired to find a missing Biil, a traditional dress that had been donated to the

New Nonfiction Titles

The Mueller Report by Robert S. Mueller: There has never been a more important political investigation than Robert S. Mueller III’s into President Donald Trump’s possible collusion with Russia. His momentous findings can be found here, complete with: — The 300+ pages of the historic report — An introduction by constitutional scholar, eminent civil libertarian, and New York Times bestselling author Alan Dershowitz.

Unfreedom of the Press by Mark Levin: Levin takes the reader on a journey through the early American patriot press, followed by the early decades of the Republic during which newspapers around the young country were open and transparent about their fierce allegiance to one political party or the other, and ending at the start of the Progressive Era and the twentieth century that the supposed “objectivity of the press” first surfaced, leaving us where we are today. Available in both print and audio CD.

Bottles of Lies by Katherine Eban: Many have hailed the widespread use of generic drugs as one of the most important public-health developments of the twenty-first century. The story of generic drugs is truly global. It connects Middle America to China, India, sub-Saharan Africa and Brazil, and represents the ultimate litmus test of globalization: what are the risks of moving drug manufacturing offshore, and are they worth the savings?

The Pioneers by David McCullough: In 1788 the first band of pioneers settled in what is now Marietta on the banks of the Ohio River. McCullough uses five historical personages to tell the uniquely American story of people whose ambition and courage led them to remarkable accomplishments.

The Wondering Years by Knox McCoy: The author offers a collection of hilarious yet poignant stories that reflect on the way pop culture helped shape his life – and even carved out the foundations of his faith. It’s a witty and winsome exploration of the ways our favorite stories, characters, and conflicts continue to influence our lives.

The Best of Enemies by Osha Davidson Ellis and Atwater met on opposite sides of public school integration. Their encounters were charged with hatred and suspicion. In an amazing set of transformations, each of them came to see how the other had been exploited by the South’s rigid power structure, and they forged a friendship that flourished against a backdrop of unrelenting bigotry.

Howard Stern Comes Again by Howard Stern: Over his unrivaled four-decade career in radio, Howard Stern has interviewed thousands of personalities–discussing sex, relationships, money, fame, spirituality, and success with the boldest of bold-faced names. But which interviews are his favorites? It’s one of the questions he gets asked most frequently. Howard Stern Comes Again delivers his answer.

Mind and Matter by John Urschel: For John Urschel, a love for puzzles as a child quickly evolved into mastery of the elegant systems and rules of mathematics. Equally at home with both Bernard Riemann’s notion of infinity and Bill Belichick’s playbook, Urschel reveals how each challenge – whether on the field or in the classroom – has brought him closer to understanding the two different halves of his own life, and how reason and emotion, the mind and the body, are always working together.

 

 

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The Perfect Family by Shalini Boland: Gemma’s six-year-old daughter has disappeared out the front door. After what feels like forever, her mother-in-law Diane finds Katie wandering a few streets away. Relieved to have her youngest child back, Gemma thinks the nightmare is over. But then her perfect family starts to fall apart. And she realizes it’s only just beginning.

Triple Jeopardy by Anne Perry: Daniel Pitt’s sister Jemima returns to London after a violent theft just left Jemima’s good friend frightened and missing a treasured family heirloom. The thief appears to be a man named Sydney–a British diplomat stationed in America who, in a cowardly move, has fled to London. As Daniel parses through the evidence, and what begins as a stolen necklace turns out to have implications in crimes far greater–including a possible murder

The Department of Sensitive Crime by Alexander McCall Smith: The Department of Sensitive Crimes takes on three extremely strange cases. First, the detectives investigate how and why a local business owner was stabbed . . . in the back of the knee. Next, a young woman’s imaginary boyfriend goes missing. Finally, Varg investigates if nocturnal visitations at a local spa have a supernatural element.

The Fox by Frederick Forsythe: The Pentagon, the NSA, and the CIA have been hacked simultaneously, their seemingly impenetrable firewalls breached by an unknown enemy known only as “The Fox.” Even more surprisingly, the culprit is revealed to be a young British teenager, Luke Jennings. He has no agenda, no secrets, just a blisteringly brilliant mind. Extradition to the U.S. seems likely–until Weston has another idea: If Luke can do this to us, what can he do to our enemies?

Strong to the Bone by Jon Land: Fifth generation Texas Ranger Caitlin Strong pursues a killer who eluded her grandfather more than half a century earlier, a case that reveals a conspiracy connecting a World War II-era Nazi POW camp and a modern-day neo-Nazi gang.

A Taste for Vengeance by Martin Walker: When a British tourist fails to turn up for a luxurious cooking vacation, Bruno is called for help. Bruno discovers that Monica was traveling with a mysterious Irishman, and they turn up dead. The Irishman’s background in intelligence and his connection to Monica’s husband only raise more questions for Bruno. Was she running away? How much does her husband really know? What’s the real story behind a scandal buried in the threesome’s military past?

Oath of Office by Marc Cameron: Freedom may have finally arrived in Iran. As protests break out across the country, the media rejoices over the so-called Persian Spring. Only President Jack Ryan remains wary. Meanwhile, he has plenty to handle at home. Two Russian nuclear missiles have been hijacked. The Campus gets their first break when Jack Junior connects with a rogue Russian intelligence officer in Afghanistan–only to be abducted soon after arriving. President Ryan’s toughest challenge emerges: How do you meet an enemy head on, when he won’t even show you his face?

Miracle at St. Andrews by James Patterson (large print edition): Former professional golfer Travis McKinley travels Scotland to the mythical greens at St. Andrews in search of something that can help him achieve a higher plane.

New DVDs

Creed II: Adonis Creed, son of deceased world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, has boxing in his blood but is up against the biggest challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family’s past only intensified his impending battle in the ring. Adonis and Rocky Balboa, his father’s rival-turned-friend, need to confront their shared legacy, question what’s worth fighting for and discover that nothing’s more important than family.

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald: After the powerful dark wizard Geller Grindelwald escapes from custody, Magizoologist Newt Scamander is called upon by Hogwarts professor Albus Dumbledore once again. Facing unforeseen dangers, Newt must find a way to stop Grindelwald, whose plan for pure-blood wizards to rule over non-magical beings threatens to divide the entire wizarding world.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse: Introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.

Death of a Nation: Not since 1860 have the Democrats so frantically refused to accept the result of a free election. That year, their target was Lincoln. Now, their target is President Trump and his supporters. Through historical recreations and a searching examination of fascism and white supremacy, Death of a Nation cuts through progressive lies to expose hidden history and explosive truths.

Colette: After marrying a writer known commonly as “Willy”, he convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. Colette’s fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.

Ben is Back: Julia Roberts delivers a riveting performance as a mother swept into a race against time after her troubled 19-year-old son returns home for Christmas – and suddenly disappears. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed – and a mother’s love is tested – in this powerful film.

Smallfoot: Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist – a human! News of Percy the “smallfoot” throws the simple Yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village.

Holmes and Watson: The Step Brothers are reunited – this time playing the world’s greatest detective and his loyal sidekick and biography. Together they join forces to solve a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon realize that they only have 5,760 minutes to solve the case or the queen will be next.

If Beal Street Could Talk: Set in 1970’s Harlem, newly engaged 19-year-old Tish and her fiance Fonny have a beautiful future ahead of them. But their fans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit. Now the pair and their families must fight for justice in the name of love and the promise of the American dream in this lush, moving, dramatic film.

Venom: Eddie Brock is a broken man after he loses everything, including his job and fiancee. Just when his life is at its lowest, he becomes host to an alien symbiote which results in an extraordinary superpowers – transforming his into Venom. Will these powers be enough for this new lethal protector to defeat great evil forces, especially against the far stronger and more weaponized symbiote rival, Riot.

New Fiction Titles

The Last Second by Catherine Coulter: A private French space agency has sent a satellite into orbit that harbors a frightening reality: a nuclear electromagnetic pulse has been hidden aboard. In days, when the satellite is in position, Dr. Neveah Patil, will have the power to lay waste to the world with her EMP, and create her own immortality with the Holy Grail–the stones of the heavens.

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See: This beautiful, thoughtful novel illuminates a world turned upside down, one where the women are in charge, engaging in dangerous physical work, and the men take care of the children. A classic Lisa See story—one of women’s friendships and the larger forces that shape them—The Island of Sea Women introduces listeners to the fierce and unforgettable lady divers of Jeju Island and the dramatic history that shaped their lives.

Tangerine by Christine Mangan: Arriving in Tangier with her new husband only to encounter the estranged best friend she has not seen in more than a year, Alice allows her friend to introduce her to the rhythms and culture of Morocco, only to be quickly stifled by the woman’s controlling nature.

In a House of Lies by Ian Rankin: When the remains of a private investigator who went missing a decade earlier are discovered, Siobhan Clarke uncovers disturbing evidence implicating her mentor, Inspector Rebus.

Where the Forest Meets the Stars by Glendy Vanderah: When a mysterious child who shows up at Jo’s cabin, she enlists the help of her reclusive neighbor, Gabe, to solve the mystery of the charming child. How does a young girl not only read but understand Shakespeare? Why do good things keep happening in her presence? And why aren’t Jo and Gabe checking the missing children’s website anymore? Though the three have formed an incredible bond, they know difficult choices must be made.

Wild Card by Stuart Woods: Barrington and his latest paramour are enjoying a peaceful country retreat when their idyll is broken by an unwelcome stranger. He was sent by an enemy with boundless resources and a thirst for vengeance, this foe will not be deterred, and when one plot fails another materializes. Their latest plan is more ambitious and subtle than any they’ve tried before, and the consequences could remake the nation.

Residue by Michael McGarrity: A long-unsolved mystery gets a grim new break when the bones of Kim Ward are unearthed in Las Cruces, New Mexico, forty-five years after her disappearance. Suspicion swiftly falls on her old college boyfriend: retired Police Chief Kevin Kerney. Left grasping for clues, with no alibi and not a single witness to speak for him, Kerney and his wife must race to reconstruct long-past events to identify the one person who can clear his name and expose the killer before it is too late.

The Cornwalls are Gone by James Patterson: Intelligence officer Amy Cornwall must use lethal tactics in open defiance of Army Command when a mysterious adversary kidnaps her family and gives her forty-eight hours to commit an unspeakable crime.

Mornings on Main by Jody Thomas: When Jillian James lands in the small town Texas community of Laurel Springs, she’s definitely not planning to stay. Connor Larady is a single dad, and the only one caring for his grandmother, Eugenia, who has Alzheimer’s. When Connor meets down-on-her-luck Jillian, he’s out of options. Can he trust the newcomer to do right by his grandmother’s legacy?

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Run Away by Harlan Coben: You’ve lost your daughter. And she’s made it clear that she doesn’t want to be found, and you do the only thing a parent can do: you follow her into a dark and dangerous world you never knew existed. Before you know it, both your family and your life are on the line. And in order to protect your daughter from the evils of that world, you must face them head on.

Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi: Influenced by the mysterious place gingerbread holds in classic children’s stories, beloved novelist Helen Oyeyemi invites readers into a delightful tale of a surprising family legacy, in which the inheritance is a recipe. As the book follows the Lee family through encounters with jealousy, ambition, family grudges, work, wealth, and real estate, gingerbread seems to be the one thing that reliably holds a constant value.

You Don’t Own Me by Mary Higgins Clark: Television producer Laurie Moran stops at nothing to solve the murder of a celebrity doctor–even as she finds herself in grave danger as a mysterious stalker plots his next move.

Celtic Empire by Clive Cussler: The murders of a team of United Nations scientists in El Salvador. A deadly collision in the waterways off the city of Detroit. An attack by tomb raiders on an archaeological site along the banks of the Nile. Is there a link between these violent events?

Blood Oath by Linda Fairstein: Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper of the Manhattan Sex Crimes Unit is finally back at work following a leave of absence. But even she can’t anticipate the complexity of her first case when she meets Lucy, a young woman who testified years earlier at a landmark federal trial and now reveals that she was sexually assaulted by a prominent official during that time.

The Liar’s Wife by Samantha Hayes: When Ella wakes up in the hospital following a hit and run incident, she is scared and confused. Close to tears, her eyes fall on a get-well-soon card on the window sill and the nurse reassures her that her loving husband will be back soon. But Ella has never been married…

The American Agent by Jacqueline Winspear: When Catherine Saxon, an American correspondent reporting on the war in Europe, is found murdered in her London digs, news of her death is concealed by British authorities. Entangled in an investigation linked to the power of wartime propaganda and American political intrigue being played out in Britain, Maisie will face losing her dearest friend–and the possibility that she might be falling in love again.

Silent Night by Daniel Steel: Paige Watts is the ultimate stage mother. The daughter of Hollywood royalty, Paige channels her own acting dreams into making her daughter, Emma, a star. By the age of nine, Emma is playing a central role in a hit TV show. Then everything is shattered by unforeseeable tragedy. But with her Aunt Whitney’s help, along with a team of caregivers and doctors, Emma begins to find her way, starting her young life all over again–and changing the lives of everyone around her.

The Lost Man by Jane Harper: Two brothers meet at the remote fence line separating their cattle ranches in the lonely outback. The third brother lies dead at their feet. Something caused Cam, the middle child who had been in charge of the family homestead, to die alone in the middle of nowhere. Amidst the grief, suspicion starts to take hold, and the eldest brother begins to wonder if more than one among them is at risk of crumbling as the weight of isolation bears down on them all.