New Fiction

Any Day Now by Robyn Carr: For Sierra Jones, Sullivan’s Crossing is meant to be a brief stopover. She’s put her troubled past behind her but the path forward isn’t yet clear. A visit with her big brother Cal and his new bride, Maggie, seems to be the best option to help her get back on her feet. Not wanting to burden anyone, she is surprised to find the Crossing offers so much more than a place to rest her head.

Fallout by Sara Paretsky: Accompanied by her dog, V.I. tracks her quarry through a university town, across fields where missile silos once flourished — and into a past riven by long-simmering racial tensions, a past that holds the key to the crimes of the present. But as the mysteries stack up, so does the body count.

The Uccello Connection by Estelle Ryan: After a foiled attempt on the lives of world leaders, criminal mastermind Ivan Fradkov successfully eludes world-renowned nonverbal expert Doctor Genevieve Lenard and her team for months. But things heat up quickly when a stranger is assassinated in the chair next to Genevieve while she’s having lunch with her friend.

The Cater Street Hangman by Anne Perry: Careless of both murder and manners, Charlotte Ellison and her sister, two determinedly unconventional young women, ignore Victorian mores and actively join the police investigation, led by young Inspector Thomas Pitt, into the murder of their servant girl.

Cold Earth by Ann Cleeves: At the burial of his old friend Magnus Tait, Jimmy Perez watches the flood of mud and water smash through a house in its path. Everyone thinks the home is uninhabited, but in the wreckage he finds the body of a dark-haired woman wearing a red silk dress. Perez soon becomes obsessed with tracing her identity and realizes he must find out who she was and how she died.

Testimony by Scott Turrow: Bill ten Boom has walked out on everything he thought was important to him: his career, his wife, Kindle County, even his country. Still, when he is tapped to examine the disappearance of an entire Gypsy refugee camp–unsolved for ten years–he feels drawn to what will become the most elusive case of his career.

The Chilbury Ladies Choir by Jennifer Ryan: Letters and journals reveal the struggles, affairs, deceptions, and triumphs of five members of a village choir during World War II as they band together to survive the upheavals of war and village intrigue on the English home front.

Murder in the Bowery by Victoria Thompson: Will Bert is searching for his brother, a newsboy named Freddie, saying he wants to share his recent financial good fortune. Frank Malloy finds the boy, but when Will’s name is mentioned, Freddie runs off … and is found dead a short time later. Suspicious, Frank tracks down Will who spins a tale of lust and deceit involving a young society woman.

New Fiction

The Shroud Conspiracy by John Heubusch: A forensic anthropologist sets out to prove that the Shroud of Turin is a fake, but quickly discovers the opposite–and must race to stop the evil forces who want to use blood in the fabric to clone Jesus Christ and bring on the Second Coming of their own design.

The Fix by David Baldacci: Amos Decker witnesses a murder just outside FBI headquarters. Decker and his team can find absolutely no connection between the shooter–a family man with a successful business–and his victim, a schoolteacher. Nor is there a hint of any possible motive for the attack.

Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman: Hidden inside a socially awkward, fussy busybody is a woman who has more imagination, bigger dreams, and a warmer heart. As Britt-Marie is drawn into the daily lives of her unpredictable fellow citizens, she is faced with new challenges that require more than her formidable powers of organization and unrivaled knowledge of cleaning products can handle.

Warheart by Terry Goodkind: All is lost. Evil will soon consume the D’Haran Empire. Richard Rahl lies on his funeral bier. It is the end of everything. Except what isn’t lost is Kahlan Amnell. Following an inner prompting beyond all reason, the last Confessor will wager everything on a final desperate gambit, and in so doing, she will change the world forever.

A Piece of the World by Christina Kline: Born in the home her family had lived in for generations, and increasingly incapacitated by illness, Christina seemed destined for a small life. Instead, for more than twenty years, she was host and inspiration for the artist Andrew Wyeth, and became the subject of one of the best known American paintings of the twentieth century.

No Easy Target by Iris Johansen: When an enemy from her past threatens to return, Margaret Douglas must go on the run. But danger is in hot pursuit, and Margaret finds herself matching wits with a man who refuses to be stopped. Turning from the hunted to the hunter, Margaret must use everything she has to not only survive, but defeat evil and prove she’s No Easy Target in this high-octane thriller.

The Night the Lights Went Out by Karen White: Recently divorced, Merilee moves with her two children to the Atlanta suburb of Sweet Apple, Georgia. In a town like Sweet Apple, where sins and secrets are as likely to be found behind the walls of gated mansions as in the dark woods surrounding Merilee’s house, appearance is everything. But just how dangerous that deception can be will shock all three women.

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See: The story of a Chinese mother and her daughter, who has been adopted by an American couple, tracing the very different cultural factors that compel them to consume a rare native tea that has shaped their family’s destiny for generations.

Fast and Loose by Stuart Woods: Stone Barrington is enjoying a boating excursion off the Maine coast when a chance encounter leaves him somewhat the worse for wear. The authors of his misfortune are, in fact, members of a prestigious family who present a unique business opportunity, and who require a man of Stone’s skills to overcome a sticky situation of their own.

New Nonfiction

The Book That Changed America by Randall Fuller: traces the impact of Charles Darwin’s “On the Origin of Species” on a diverse group of writers, abolitionists, and social reformers against a backdrop of growing tensions and transcendental idealism in 1860 America.

The Glass Universe by Dava Sobel: The little-known true story of the unexpected and remarkable contributions to astronomy made by a group of women working in the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s through the mid-1900s.

The Secrets of My Life by Caitlyn Jenner: The little-known true story of the unexpected and remarkable contributions to astronomy made by a group of women working in the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s through the mid-1900s.

This Fight is Our Fight by Elizabeth Warren: An illuminating account of how we built the strongest middle class in history, a scathing indictment of those who have spent the past thirty-five years undermining working families, and a rousing call to action.

The Road to Jonestown by Jeff Guinn: A portrait of the cult leader behind the Jonestown Massacre examines his personal life, from his extramarital affairs and drug use to his fraudulent faith healing practices and his decision to move his followers to Guyana, sharing new details about the events leading to the 1978 tragedy.

Drain the Swamp by Ken Buck: Congressman Ken Buck is blowing the whistle on the real-life House of Cards in our nation’s capital. Elected in 2014, Buck immediately realized why nothing gets done in Congress, and it isn’t because of political gridlock–in fact, Republicans and Democrats work together all too well to fleece taxpayers and plunge America deeper into debt.

An American Sickness by Elisabeth Rosenthal: An award-winning New York Times reporter Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal reveals the dangerous, expensive, and dysfunctional American healthcare system, and tells us exactly what we can do to solve its myriad of problems.

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann: Presents a true account of the early twentieth-century murders of dozens of wealthy Osage and law-enforcement officials, citing the contributions and missteps of a fledgling FBI that uncovered one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.

Dark Money by Jane Mayer: Meaningful environmental, labor, finance, and tax reforms have been stymied. Jane Mayer spent five years conducting hundreds of interviews — including with several sources within the network — and scoured public records, private papers, and court proceedings to trace the byzantine trail of the billions of dollars spent and to provide vivid portraits of the colorful figures behind the new American oligarchy.

New DVDs

Split: Even though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him, as well as everyone around him.

Race: Jesse Owens’ quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history launches him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy.

Patriot’s Day: The story of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath, which includes the city-wide manhunt to find the terrorists responsible.

Hidden Figures: As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history.

The Founder: Tells the true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. He maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire.

Sleepless: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs thrives in the high-stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground of Las Vegas. But when a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night he will have to rescue his son, evade an internal affairs investigation and bring the kidnappers to justice.

Brimstone: From the moment the new reverend climbs the pulpit, Liz knows she and her family are in great danger.

The Comedian: A look at the life of an aging insult comic named Jack Burke, played by Robert De Niro.

Fifty Shades Darker: Anastasia has broken off her relationship with the troubled Christian to pursue a new career in a Seattle publishing house. While Christian wrestles with his inner demons, Anastasia must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her.

Mr. Right: A girl falls for the perfect guy, who happens to have a very fatal flaw: he’s a hitman on the run from the crime cartels who employ him. Stars Anna Kendrick.