New Fiction

This Was a Man by Jeffrey Archer: In a devastating twist, tragedy engulfs the Clifton family when one of them receives a shocking diagnosis that will throw all their lives into turmoil.

The Wrong Side of Goodbye by Michael Connelly: A reclusive billionaire is nearing the end of his life and is haunted by one regret. Desperate to know whether he has an heir, the dying magnate hires Bosch. As Bosch begins to uncover the haunting story – and finds uncanny links to his own past – he knows he cannot rest until he knows the truth.

The Inheritance by Charles Finch: Charles Lenox has received a cryptic plea for help from an old Harrow schoolmate, Gerald Leigh, but when he looks into the matter he finds that his friend has suddenly disappeared.

Faithful by Alice Hoffman: Growing up on Long Island, Shelby Richmond is an ordinary girl, until one night an extraordinary tragedy changes her fate. Her best friend’s future is destroyed in an accident, while Shelby walks away with the burden of guilt. In New York City she finds a circle of lost and found souls–including an angel who’s been watching over her ever since that fateful icy night.

When All the Girls Have Gone by Jayne Ann Krentz: When Charlotte Sawyer is unable to contact her step-sister, Jocelyn, to tell her that one her closest friends was found dead, she discovers that Jocelyn has vanished. Beautiful, brilliant–and reckless–Jocelyn has gone off the grid before, but never like this. In a desperate effort to find her, Charlotte joins forces with Max Cutler, a struggling P.I.

The Award by Danielle Steel: Gaëlle de Barbet is sixteen years old in 1940 when the German army occupies France and frightening changes begin to occur. She is shocked and powerless when French gendarmes take away her closest friend, Rebekah Feldmann, and her family for deportation to an unknown, ominous fate.

Infamy by Robert Tanenbaum: New York District Attorney Butch Karp and his crime-fighting wife, Marlene, place their lives in danger to seek justice for a murdered FBI associate while exposing security-compromising corruption at the highest levels of government.

Sex, Lies, and Serious Money by Stuart Wood: Fresh off the runway at Teterboro, Stone Barrington arrives home to find an unexpected new client on his doorstep, anxiously soliciting his help. But everything is not as it seems, when the client reveals the true nature of his recent turn of fortune.

The Spy by Coelho Paulo: A novel of Mata Hari’s final days, as written by the woman herself while accused of espionage.

 

New YA Fiction

Heartless by Marissa Meyer: In this prequel to Alice in Wonderland, Cath would rather open a bakery and marry for love than accept a proposal from the King of Hearts, especially after meeting the handsome and mysterious court jester.

The Hammer of Thor by Rick Riordan: Just when Magnus thinks life at Hotel Valhalla has returned to normal, friends go missing, a hallmate is creating chaos, and a certain object belonging to Thor is still missing.

Empire of Storms by Sarah Maas: The long path to the throne has only just begun for Aelin Galathynius. Loyalties have been broken and bought, friends have been lost and gained, and those who possess magic find themselves at odds with those who don’t. As the kingdoms of Erilea fracture around her, enemies must become allies if Aelin is to keep those she loves from falling to the dark forces.

The Women in the Walls by Amy Lukavics: While living in her family’s Victorian mansion, Lucy and her cousin, Margaret, begin to hear voices coming from the walls of the old house.

Twisted Palace by Erin Watt: Ella Harper has met every challenge that life has thrown her way. She’s tough, resilient, and willing to do whatever it takes to defend the people she loves, but the challenge of a long-lost father and a boyfriend whose life is on the line might be too much for even Ella to overcome.

Double Down by Jeff Kinney: The pressure’s really piling up on Greg Heffley. His mom thinks video games are turning his brain to mush, so she wants her son to put down the controller and explore his creative side. As if that’s not scary enough, Halloween’s just around the corner and the frights are coming at Greg from every angle. When Greg discovers a bag of gummy worms, it sparks an idea.

The Lovely Reckless by Kami Garcia: Romeo and Juliet meets The Fast and the Furious in this edgy romance set in the suburbs of Washington, DC.

The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black: In the town of Fairfold, where humans and faeries exist side by side, a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointed as knives awakes after generations of sleep in a glass coffin in the woods, causing Hazel to be swept up in new love, shift her loyalties, feel the fresh sting of betrayal, and to make a secret sacrifice to the faerie king.

Losers Take All by David Klass: At a sports-crazy NJ high school where all kids must play on a team, a group of rebels start a soccer team designed to undermine the jock-culture of the school.

Faceless by Alyssa Sheinmell: Maisie is a normal sixteen-year-old, until an electrical fire caused by a lightning strike leaves her with severe burns, her face partially destroyed–she is lucky enough to get a full face transplant but she soon discovers how much her looks shaped her own identity and her relationship with those around her, including her boyfriend.

New Fiction

The Secret Life of Souls by Jack Ketchum: An Australian cattle dog named Caity must loyally protect her friend, Delia, a beautiful and talented child actress, after she falls victim to a freak accident that wreaks havoc on the entire family, who depend on her for their upscale lifestyle.

Treason by Newt Gingrich: Captain Brooke Grant, Sergeant Walks Many Miles, and Representative Thomas “The Chairman” Stanton have been hunting down Islamic terrorist mastermind, The Falcon, and he has now marked them for death. His terrorists in place in America are training to execute his revenge–and they are happy to die for their cause.

Turbo Twenty-three by Janet Evanovich: Larry Virgil skipped out on his latest court date after he was arrested for hijacking an eighteen-wheeler full of premium bourbon. Fortunately for bounty hunter Stephanie Plum, Larry is just stupid enough to attempt almost the exact same crime again. Only this time he flees the scene, leaving behind a freezer truck loaded with Bogart ice cream and a dead body.

I’ll Take You There by Wally Lamb: Felix runs a Monday night movie club in what was once a vaudeville theater. One evening, while setting up a film in the projectionist booth, he’s confronted by the ghost of Lois Weber, a trailblazing motion picture director from Hollywood’s silent film era. Lois invites Felix to revisit–and in some cases relive–scenes from his past as they are projected onto the big screen.

Island of Glass by Nora Roberts: Three stars–of fire, water, and ice–have fallen from the skies, and now three women and three men have come together to find them. But on the quest for the final star, they’ll discover that possessing it won’t be enough to stop the destruction of themselves–and of their world.

Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis by Anne Rice: In the next installment of the vampire chronicles, Lestat de Lioncourt battles, and ultimately reconciles with, a strange otherworldly form that has somehow taken possession of his undead body and soul.

Night Watch by Iris Johansen: Born blind, Kendra regained her sight thanks to a new medical procedure Her highly-developed senses (honed during her years in the dark) have made her a remarkable investigator, sought after by law-enforcement agencies all over the country. But her newest case finds her uncovering a deadly truth about the shadowy organization that has given her so much.

The Nix by Nathan Hill: An epic novel about a son, the mother who left him as a child, and how his search to uncover the secrets of her life leads him to reclaim his own.

The Whistler by John Grisham: Lacy is a lawyer whose job is to respond to complaints dealing with judicial misconduct. When a corruption case crosses her desk that claims to name a Florida judge has stolen more money than all other crooked judges combined. Lacy immediately suspects that this case could be dangerous. Dangerous is one thing. Deadly is something else.