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The Optimistic Decade

Heather Abel · Algonquin Books
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

You say you want a revolution? This energetic and entertaining novel about a utopian summer camp and its charismatic leader asks smart questions about good intentions gone terribly wrong. Framed by the oil shale bust and the real estate boom, by protests against Reagan and against the Gulf...
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The View from Prince Street: Alexandra Novel

Mary Ellen Taylor · Berkley Books, 2016.
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

The author of The Union Street Bakery and At the Corner of King Street returns to Alexandria, Virginia, with a heartfelt tale of reconnection.Rae McDonald was fifteen when a car accident took her sister's life and threw her own into reckless turmoil. When she got pregnant a year later,...
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In the Midst of Winter: A Novel

ISABEL ALLENDE · Atria Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

New York Times and worldwide bestselling "dazzling storyteller" (Associated Press) Isabel Allende returns with a sweeping novel about three very different people who are brought together in a mesmerizing story that journeys from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent...
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Brotherhood in death

J D Robb · Brilliance Audio
Format: Audiobook

The next novel featuring Lieutenant Eve Dallas from #1 New York Times bestselling author J.D. Robb!Sometimes "brotherhood" is just another word for conspiracy ... Dennis Mira just had two unpleasant surprises. First he learned that his cousin Edward was secretly meeting with a real...
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Different Class

Joanne Harris · Touchstone
Pages: 407
Format: Print book

From the New York Times bestselling author of Chocolat comes a dark, suspenseful tale in the tradition of Patricia Highsmith about a sociopathic young outcast at an antiquated prep school and the curmudgeonly Latin teacher who uncovers his dangerous secret.After thirty years at St. Oswald's...
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The Other Side of Silence

Philip Kerr · Marian Wood Books/Putnam
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

From New York Times-bestselling author Philip Kerr, the much anticipated return of Bernie Gunther in a series hailed by The Daily Beast as "the best crime novels around today." Once I'd been a good detective in Kripo, but that was a while ago, before the criminals wore smart gray...
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The Forbidden Garden: A Novel

Ellen Herrick · William Morrow
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Perfect for fans of Kate Morton and Sarah Jio, comes a lush imaginative novel that takes readers into the heart of a mysterious English country garden, waiting to spring to life. Every garden is a story, waiting to be told ... At the nursery she runs with her sisters on the New England...
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Say No Moor

Maddy Hunter · Midnight Ink
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

Hoping to reach an expanded clientele of senior travellers, Emily Miceli, travel agency owner and tour escort, offers discounted fares to a handful of bloggers in exchange for highlighting her group's tour of Cornwall, England. But when the quarrelsome host of their historic inn dies...
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Yankees in the Cornfield: Historical fiction for ages 36-106. 35 and under may need an interpreter.

Emmett Snead, III. · Emmett Snead
Pages: 107
Format: Paperback

Step into the world of Everett Smith, a boy coming of age on a farm in Fredericksburg, Va., in the 1960s. Everett's childhood is marked by the memory of an assault he witnessed on his mother. his formative years are a quest to find the person responsible and bring him to justice. Along...
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Ross macdonald - three novels of the early 1960s : the zebra-striped hearse

Ross Macdonald · Library Of America
Pages: 792
Format:  Print book : English

The three novels collected in this second volume in the Library of America Ross Macdonald edition represent for many readers the summit of American crime writing. They remain thrilling for their searing psychological truth-telling, daring flights of narrative invention, and their keenly...
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The Last Ranch: A Novel of the New American West

Michael Mcgarrity · Dutton
Pages: 525
Format: Print book

The grand saga of an American ranching family continues in The Last Ranch, the final, mesmerizing book of New York Times bestseller Michael McGarrity's gripping and richly authentic American West trilogy.When Matthew Kerney returns to his ranch in the beautiful San Andres Mountains after...
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Self-Portrait with Boy: A Novel

Rachel Lyon · Scribner
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

A compulsively readable and electrifying debut about an ambitious young female artist who accidentally photographs a boy falling to his death - an image that could jumpstart her career, but would also devastate her most intimate friendship.Lu Rile is a relentlessly focused young photographer...
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Caught bread handed.

Ellie Alexander · St Martin'S Press
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Welcome to Torte -- a friendly, small-town family bake shop where the oven is heating up as high as the body count ... Jules Capshaw is still chewing over her husband Carlos's return to Ashland, Oregon. Could there be too many cooks in the kitchen? Whatever is stirring between those two will...
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The Ultimatum

Karen Robards · MIRA
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"Enthralling ... Readers won't want this adrenaline-rich story to end. " - BOOKLIST (starred review) Thief. Manipulator. Con artist. Call it what you will - Bianca St. Ives is the best in the business. Growing up, Bianca St. Ives knew she was different from all her friends....
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The Long Cosmos: A Novel

Terry Pratchett · Harpercollins
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

The thrilling conclusion to the internationally bestselling Long Earth series explores the greatest question of all: What is the meaning of life?2070-71. Nearly six decades after Step Day, a new society continues to evolve in the Long Earth. Now, a message has been received: "Join...
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