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Bedeviled Eggs

Laura Childs · Berkley
Format: Print book

The ladies at the Cackleberry Club café are busy preparing for Halloween. But someone's jumped the gun on the tricks. As mayoral candidate Chuck Peebler leaves the café, he gets struck with a crossbow arrow and is killed instantly. And when another murder occurs on the historical...
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Zenzele: A Letter for My Daughter

J Nozipo Maraire · Crown Publishers
Pages: 194
Format: Book

In an extraordinary novel--written as a letter from a Zimbabwean mother to her daughter, a student at Harvard--Maraire transforms the lessons of life into a lyrical narrative about love, war, separation, and the very meaning of being a woman.
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What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky: Stories

Lesley Nneka Arimah · Riverhead Books
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

A dazzlingly accomplished debut collection explores the ties that bind parents and children, husbands and wives, lovers and friends to one another and to the places they call home. In "Who Will Greet You at Home," a National Magazine Award finalist for The New Yorker, A woman...
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The Invented Part

Pages: 750
Format: Paperback

"A kaleidoscopic, open-hearted, shamelessly polymathic storyteller, the kind who brings a blast of oxygen into the room." - Jonathan LethemAn aging writer, disillusioned with the state of literary culture, attempts to disappear in the most cosmically dramatic manner: traveling...
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Patricia Cornwell · Thorndike Press Large Print
Format: Large print book

#1 New York Times bestselling author Patricia Cornwell returns with the remarkable twenty-fourth thriller in her popular high-stakes series starring medical examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta.In the quiet of twilight, on an early autumn day, twenty-six-year-old Elisa Vandersteel is killed while...
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The Dark Room

Jonathan Moore · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 294
Format: Print book

"Suspense that never stops. If you like Michael Connelly's novels, you will gobble up Jonathan Moore's The Dark Room." - James Patterson A heart-pounding thriller from an "electrifying"* author that shows what happens when our deepest secrets are unburied. *Stephen...
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Invisible Planets: Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in Translation

Ken Liu · Tor
Pages: 383
Format: Print book

Award-winning translator and author Ken Liu presents a collection of short speculative fiction from China. Some stories have won awards (including Hao Jingfang's Hugo-winning novella, Folding Beijing) ; some have been included in various 'Year's Best' anthologies; some have been well...
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A Climate of Fear

Fred Vargas · Penguin Books
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

From the #1 bestselling French author and four-time winner of the Crime Writers' Association's International Dagger Award A woman is found murdered in her bathtub, and the murder has been made to look like a suicide. But a strange symbol found at the crime scene leads the local police...
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Setting Free the Kites

Alex George · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

From the author of the "lyrical and compelling" (USA Today) novel A Good American comes a powerful story of two friends and the unintended consequences of friendship, loss, and hope. For Robert Carter, life in his coastal Maine hometown is comfortably predictable. But in 1976,...
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False Friend: A Novel

Andrew Grant · Ballantine Books
Pages: 282
Format: Print book

The second installment in the extraordinary Cooper Devereaux mystery thriller series, which combines the atmosphere of James Lee Burke and Craig Johnson with the noir brilliance of Robert Crais An arsonist is targeting schools in Birmingham, Alabama - with devastating effect. Detective...
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Whatever Happened to Interracial Love?: Stories

Kathleen Collins · Ecco
Pages: 175
Format: Paperback

"From the first page you know you're in the hands of an exceptional writer ... I adored this book." - Zadie Smith"Sexy and radical and intimate." - Miranda July Named a Best Book of 2016 by VICE, Elle, Nylon, and Publishers WeeklyNamed one of the most anticipated...
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Left at the Altar

Margaret Brownley · Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Welcome to Two-Time Texas:Where tempers burn hotLove runs deepAnd a single marriage can unite a feuding town...or tear it apart for goodIn the wild and untamed West, time is set by the local jeweler...but Two-Time Texas has two: two feuding jewelers and two wildly conflicting time zones....
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The Trial: A BookShot: A Women's Murder Club Story

James Patterson · Bookshots
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

"I'm not on trial. San Francisco is."An accused murderer called Kingfisher is about to go on trial for his life. Or is he? By unleashing unexpected violence on the lawyers, jurors, and police involved in the case, he has paralyzed the city. Detective Lindsay Boxer and the Women's...
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Around the World

Matt Phelan · Candlewick; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A Scott O'Dell Award-winning graphic novelist follows three dauntless adventurers on a Jules Verne-inspired challenge: circling the world, solo!As the nineteenth century wound down, a public inspired by the novel Around the World in Eighty Days clamored for intrepid adventure. The challenge...
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The Girl in Green

Derek B Miller · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 326
Format: Print book

From the author of Norwegian by Night, a novel about two men on a misbegotten quest to save the girl they failed to save decades before 1991. Near Checkpoint Zulu, one hundred miles from the Kuwaiti border, Thomas Benton meets Arwood Hobbes. Benton is a British journalist who reports from...
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