New Adult Fiction

new bookwormThe Loch by Steve Alten: When a near-death experience forces memories Zachary Wallace buried after a near-drowning as a child to surface, he realizes he holds the key to unlocking the mystery of the Loch Ness monster.

The Bone Tree by Greg Iles: Penn Cage’s father, Dr. Tom Cage, stands accused of murder and each effort to defend him unearths new, shocking secrets, leaving Penn to question whether he ever really knew his father at all.

World Gone By by Dennis Lehane: Working as a consigliore to the Bartolo crime family, traveling between Tampa and Cuba, former crime kingpin Joe Coughlin, who has everything, is forced to pay for his lifetime of sin when the dark truth of his past emerges.

Cold Betrayal J.A. Jance: Ali Reynolds and her longtime friend Sister Anselm investigate after a pregnant girl is hit by a car while trying to run away from a cult known as The Family.

Memory Man by David Baldacci: A man with a perfect memory must solve his own family’s murder.

Your Next Breath by Iris Johansen: Just as Catherine Ling is building a relationship with long lost son, Luke, it seems that someone from Catherine’s past is playing a deadly game with her, and using those she cares about as pawns.

The Daylight Marriage by Heidi Pitlor: After his wife vanishes, Lovell, a climatologist, is forced to examine the trajectory of his marriage through the lens of memory. As he tries to piece together that happened to his wife, readers follow Hannah on a single day when a hasty decision proves irrevocable.

The Liar by Nora Roberts: Shelby Foxworth lost her husband and then realized the man she loved wasn’t just dead. He never really existed. Even in her small town, surrounded by loved ones, danger is closer than she knows, and attempted murder is only the beginning.

Gathering Prey by John Sandford: When his adopted daughter’s friend reports that someone has been killing off a circle of nomadic panhandlers, Lucas Davenport travels to North Dakota, where he encounters a dangerously violent subculture

Garden of Lies by Amanda Quick: When Ursula Kern discovers the body of one of her best secretaries, she immediately suspects murder. But no one, including the police, believes her. So Ursula seeks the help of her newest and most mysterious client, Slater Roxton.

The Second Sister by Marie Bostwick: Years of long workdays as a political campaigner are about to pay off now that Lucy Toomey’s boss is entering the White House. But when her estranged sister unexpectedly dies, Lucy is drawn back to her small Wisconsin hometown

The Decision by Wanda Brunstetter: Moving from Pennsylvania, finding rewarding work, and leaving heartbreak behind is the best decision Jonah ever made. But is he ready to consider love again when he meets Elaine Schrock? Will his heart mend when she chooses loyalty over love?

Pride vs. Prejudice by Joan Hess: To exact revenge on the county prosecutor, Claire tracks down the defendant of a murder case, a woman accused of murdering her husband, and vows to help prove her innocence in court.

Falling in Love by Donna Leon: Attending a performance by a opera star he saved in Death at La Fenice, Brunetti learns that the singer is being stalked by an obsessed fan who subsequently attacks a fellow performer.

The Angel Court Affair by Anne Perry: Thomas Pitt is sent to protect Sofia Delacruz, a young and British preacher, but when kidnappers manage to reach Sofia murdering two of her companions in the process, he the message the lovely evangelist was meant to deliver was far more urgent than he knew.

The Love Letters by Beverly Lewis: Marlena Wenger, an aunt from the Beachy Amish caring for her infant niece, finds comfort and hope from an Old Order Amish mother and her family who extend friendship to a homeless man, whose few possessions include a collection of love letters.

Emma by Alexander McCall Smith:The summer after university, Emma returns to Highbury where she will live with her health-conscious father until she is ready to launch her interior-design business. In the meantime, she will do what she does best: offer guidance to those less wise in the ways of the world than herself.

NYPD Red 3 by James Patterson: When a billionaire’s chauffeur is brutally murdered and his son is abducted, NYPD Red Detective Zach Jordan and his ex-girlfriend partner, Kylie MacDonald, realize that their own lives are becoming more threatened as they get closer to solving the case.

A Dangerous Place by Jacqueline Winspear: Arriving in turbulent 1937 Gibraltar in the aftermath of a tragedy, Maisie Dobbs raises the British Secret Service’s suspicions through her involvement in the murder of a Sephardic Jewish photographer.

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