New Fiction Titles

The Missing by Bernard Burgess: A high level child goes missing. The investigators are among the many suspects. Undercover, B & N Investigations must identify and rule out the innocent, in order to find those responsible. Can they wade through the myriad of twists in time to save the missing?

Delta-V by Daniel Suarez: Isolated and pushed beyond their breaking points, Tighe and his fellow twenty-first century adventurers–ex-soldiers, former astronauts, BASE jumpers, and mountain climbers–must rely on each other to survive the dangers of a multi-year expedition to mine a near-earth asteroid as well as the hard realities of conducting business in space.

The Peppermint Tea Chronicles by Alexander McCall Smith: To everything there is a season and a time for every purpose; it is summer in Scotland Street (as it always is) and for the residents of Edinburgh’s favorite street some extraordinary adventures lie in waiting.

Robert B. Parker’s The Bitterest Pill by Reed Coleman: The opioid epidemic has reached Paradise, and Police Chief Jesse Stone must rush to stop the devastation. When a popular high school cheerleader dies of a suspected heroin overdose, he finds himself battling self-interested administrators, reluctant teachers, distrustful schoolkids, and overprotective parents. At the end of the line are the true bad guys, the ones with a lucrative business they’d kill to protect

The Long Call by Ann Cleeves: After attending his father’s funeral, Detective Matthew Venn is called to investigate a body has been found on the beach nearby: a man with a tattoo of an albatross on his neck, stabbed to death. The case calls Matthew back into the community he thought he had left behind, as deadly secrets hidden at its heart are revealed, and his past and present collide.

The Inn by James Patterson: The seclusion of the Inn at Gloucester suits former Boston police detective, Bill Robinson. Robinson runs the Inn and doesn’t ask any questions, until Mitchell Cline arrives bringing drugs and violence to the peaceful inn.

Outfox by Sandra Brown: FBI Drex Easton is driven to outmaneuver the conman known as Weston Graham. When eight women turn up missing, Easton is convinced Graham is responsible and that he murdered them.

The Lake of Learning by Steve Berry: Cassiopeia Vitt is building an authentic castle using thirteenth-century materials when a relic is unearthed–an ancient Book of Hours–and a key to the most precious object of the medieval Cathars.

Tightrope by Amanda Quick: Former trapeze artist Amalie Vaughn turns a mansion said to be cursed into a bed-and-breakfast. When the first guest, Dr. Norman Pickwell, is murdered by his robot invention during a sold-out demonstration, rumors circulate that the curse is real. Matthias Jones is on the trail of a groundbreaking prototype cipher machine and suspects Pickwell stole the device. Amalie and Matthias must decide if they can trust each other and the passion that binds them, because time is running out.

The Oysterville Sewing Circle by Susan Wiggs: Caroline Shelby rolls into Oysterville, Washington, a place she thought she’d left forever. Ten years ago, Caroline launched a career in the fashion world of Manhattan. Then a wave of scandal and tragedy, forced her to flee to the only safe place she knows.

New DVD Titles

The Best of Enemies: A timely drama that centers on an unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis, a local Ku Klux Klan leader, who reluctantly co-chaired a community summit, battling over the desegregation of schools in Durham, North Carolina during the racially-charged summer of 1971. The incredible events that unfolded would change Durham and the lives of Atwater and Ellis forever.

Rocketman: Rocketman is a one-of-a-kind musical celebration set to Elton John’s most beloved songs. Discover how a shy, small-town boy becomes one of the most iconic figures in Rock and Roll. Featuring an all-star cast, this truly spectacular and utterly electrifying ride is filled with show-stopping musical performances.

Ma: Sue Ann is a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. When she is asked by a teenager to buy some booze for her group of friends, Sue Ann offers the basement of her home for the kids to hang out and party. But there are some house rules: Someone has to stay sober. Don’t curse. Never go upstairs. And call her “Ma.” As her hospitality starts to curdle into obsession, what began as a teenage dream turns into a terrorizing nightmare, and Ma’s place goes from the best place in town to the worst place on earth.

Poms: This movie is an uplifting comedy about a woman who starts a cheerleading squad at a retirement community. Starring Diane Keaton, Poms is a heartfelt and hilarious story that proves it’s never too late to follow your dreams.

MIB: International: The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

Hellboy: Hellboy is back, and he’s on fire. In this action-packed story ripped from the pages of Mike Mignola’s seminal work, the legendary half-demon superhero is called to the English countryside to battle a trio of rampaging giants. There he discovers The Blood Queen, Nimue, a resurrected ancient sorceress thirsting to avenge a past betrayal. Suddenly caught in a clash between the supernatural and the human, Hellboy is hell-bent on stopping Nimue without triggering the end of the world.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters: The most powerful creature the world has ever known returns to challenge a battery of god-sized monsters in this epic action-adventure, and the fate of humanity hangs in the balance.

Avengers: Endgame: The fourth installment of the Avengers series is the once-in-a-lifetime culmination of 22 interconnected films and the climax of an epic journey. Earth’s heroes will finally understand how fragile our reality is – and the sacrifices that must be made to uphold it – in a story of friendship, teamwork, and setting aside differences to overcome an impossible obstacle.

The Sun is also a Star: Daniel Bae and Natasha Kingsley meet – and fall in love – over one magical day in New York City. With just hours left on the clock in what looks to be her last day in the U.S., Natasha is fighting her budding feelings for Daniel, who is working just as hard to convince her they are destined to be together.

New Fiction Titles

Terns of Endearment by Donna Andrews: A cruise becomes a nightmare when the ship brakes down. Then a woman has jumps overboard, leaving behind her shoes, shawl, and a note. The note reveals she’s a disliked member of a writers’ group onboard for a retreat. The captain decides not to investigate, but Meg’s father decides they need to look into whether there was possible foul play while the prime suspects are all stuck on board.

Very Nice by Marcy Dermansky: A comic novel of race, money, sex, liberalism, and bad behavior in our post-Obama-era featuring a wealthy Connecticut divorcee, her college-age daughter, and the famous Pakistani-American novelist who seduces them both.

The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead: Elwood is about to enroll in the local black college. But for a black boy in the South of the early 1960s, one innocent mistake is enough to destroy the future. Elwood is sentenced to a juvenile reformatory called the Nickel Academy, a grotesque chamber of horrors where any boy who resists is likely to disappear “out back.” Formed in the crucible of the evils Jim Crow wrought, the boys’ fates will be determined by what they endured at the Nickel Academy.

One Good Deed by David Baldacci: In 1949, World War II veteran and recent convict Aloysius Archer is released on parole with instructions to stay out of trouble, but when he becomes the suspect in a murder, he must track down the killer to avoid being sent back to prison.

Dark Age by Pierce Brown: Darrow wages a rogue war on Mercury, hoping he can salvage the dream of Eo. As he leaves death and destruction in his wake, his legacy as a hero is in question. Meanwhile, Lysander au Lune has returned to the Core to try to unite the treacherous Gold families.

The Whisper Man by Alex North: After the sudden death of his wife, Tom Kennedy believes a fresh start in a new town will help him and his young son Jake heal. But the town has a dark past. Twenty years ago, “The Whisper Man” murdered five residents. Just as Tom and Jake settle into their new home, a young boy vanishes. Now, detectives Amanda Beck and Pete Willis must find the boy before it is too late, even if that means Pete has to revisit his great foe in prison: The Whisper Man.

The Last Widow by Karin Slaughter: A routine admission at Atlanta’s Emory Hospital goes tragically wrong and sets off a catastrophic wave of destruction. Will, a Georgia bureau agent, is forced undercover in a perilous game of hunter and prey that leads him into the Appalachians and a remote compound where a radical group has hatched a diabolical plan for murder on a massive scale.

The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott: A thrilling tale of secretaries turned spies, of love and duty, and of sacrifice–inspired by the true story of the CIA plot to infiltrate the hearts and minds of Soviet Russia, not with propaganda, but with the greatest love story of the twentieth century: Doctor Zhivago.

The Shameless by Ace Atkins: When two reporters show up asking questions about a twenty-year-old suspicious death, Sheriff Quinn Colson can’t offer much help as he is trying to shut down the criminal syndicate that has had a stranglehold on Tibbehah County, Mississippi for years.

New Fiction Titles

Wherever She Goes by Kelley Armstrong: Witnessing the abduction of a child at the park, Aubrey struggles to find the boy and his missing mother when the police and her neighbors begin to question her sanity.

The Sentence is Death by Anthony Horowitz: You shouldn’t be here. It’s too late . . . ” These, heard over the phone, were the last recorded words of successful celebrity-divorce lawyer Richard Pryce, found bludgeoned to death in his bachelor pad with a bottle of wine – a 1982 Chateau Lafite worth 3,000, to be precise. Odd, considering he didn’t drink.

Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner: An exploration of two sisters’ lives from the 1950s to the present as they struggle to find their places–and be true to themselves–in a rapidly evolving world.  Journey through history–and herstory–as the two navigate a changing America over the course of their lives.

The Start of Something Good by Jennifer Probst: When Ethan Bishop returns to the Hudson Valley, his body and spirit are a little worse for wear. As a former Special Forces paratrooper, he saw his fair share of conflict, and he came home with wounds, inside and out. At his sisters’ B & B and farm, he can keep all his pain at a safe distance. But quiet time isn’t easy when a fiery woman explodes into his life.

Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane: A family saga about two Irish American families in a New York suburb, the love between two of their children, and the tragedies that threaten to tear them apart and destroy their futures.

What the Wind Knows by Amy Harmon: Anne Gallagher grew up enchanted by her grandfather’s stories of Ireland. Heartbroken at his death, she travels to his childhood home to spread his ashes. There, she is pulled into another time. The Ireland of 1921, teetering on the edge of war, is a dangerous place in which to awaken. Caught between history and her heart, she must decide whether she’s willing to let go of the life she knew for a love she never thought she’d find.

Recursion by Black Crouch: Memory makes reality. That’s what New York City cop Barry Sutton is learning as he investigates the devastating phenomenon the media has dubbed False Memory Syndrome—a mysterious affliction that drives its victims mad with memories of a life they never lived.

Tom Clancy Enemy Contact by Mike Maden: The CIA’s deepest secrets are being given away for a larger agenda that will undermine the entire Western intelligence community. Director of National Intelligence Mary Pat Foley wants it stopped but doesn’t know who, how or why. Jack Ryan, Jr., is dispatched to Poland on a different mission. The clues are thin, and the sketchy trail dead ends in a harrowing fight from which he barely escapes with his life. Before it’s done, Jack will find himself alone, his life hanging by a thread as he challenges the world’s most dangerous criminal syndicate.

The Shameless by Ace Atkins: When two reporters show up asking questions about a twenty-year-old suspicious death, Sheriff Quinn Colson can’t offer much help as he is trying to shut down the criminal syndicate that has had a stranglehold on Tibbehah County, Mississippi for years.

New Fiction Titles

Beyond the Titanic by Mary Wernke: Margaret and her fiancé had great hopes for their voyage across the sea. Sailing the Titanic from Ireland was meant to be the beginning of their lives together. But Margaret’s world changes forever when the famed ship sinks and drowns her only love, and Margot finds herself alone in an unforgiving New York.

The Oracle by Clive Cussler: The husband-and-wife treasure-hunting team of Sam and Remi Fargo return in a new adventure as they search for an ancient scroll–which carries a deadly curse–in this thrilling addition to Clive Cussler’s bestselling series.

This Storm by James Ellroy: New Year’s Eve 1941, war has been declared and the Japanese internment is in full swing. Los Angeles is gripped by war fever and racial hatred. A body discovered in a mudslide. It’s a murder victim linked to an unsolved gold heist from ’31, and things really heat up when two detectives are found murdered in a notorious dope fiend hang-out”

Whiskers in the Dark by Rita Mae Brown: The discovery of a body in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains dredges up mysteries that have lingered from Revolutionary Virginia through the Civil War and beyond, in a supernaturally thrilling new tale from Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-author Sneaky Pie Brown.

The New Girl by Daniel Silva: When a girl from an exclusive private school in Switzerland is kidnapped in the Haute-Savoie region of France, Gabriel Allon is thrust into a deadly secret war with an old enemy that will determine the future of the Middle East–and perhaps the world.

Normal People by Sally Rooney: Connell and Marianne grow up in the same small town in rural Ireland. The similarities end there; they are from very different worlds. When they both earn places at Trinity College in Dublin, a connection that has grown between them lasts long into the following years. This is a love story about how a person can change another person’s life

The Darwin Affair by Timothy Mason: An ingenious mystery/thriller set in the mid-1800s in London, blending fictional characters and events with real characters, and featuring a detective intent on stopping a ruthless killer who has threatened the life of Queen Victoria.

Paranoid by Lisa Jackson: Twenty years ago, Rachel Gaston accidently shot and killed her brother in a teenage game that went horribly wrong. Today, Rachel is moving on and trying to put the guilt of what happened behind her. But then she receives a text on the anniversary of her brother’s death: I forgive you. This text is the first of many, all seemingly from the beyond the grave, and at the same time she is receiving midnight phone calls from a blocked number. Are these happenings malicious? Are the genuinely forgiving? Is she in danger? Or is Rachel just being paranoid?

Under Currents by Nora Roberts: Within the walls of a tasteful, perfectly kept house in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, young Zane Bigelow feels like a prisoner of war to his father’s violent rages and his mother’s complicity. In fear for his very life, he plays along with the insidious lie that everything is fine. When one brutal, shattering night finally reveals cracks in his façade, Zane begins to understand that some people are willing to face the truth, even when it hurts.