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The Lions of Fifth Avenue: A Novel

Fiona Davis · Random House Large Print
Pages: 585
Format: Large Print

It's 1913, and on the surface, Laura Lyons couldn't ask for more out of life—her husband is the superintendent of the New York Public Library, allowing their family to live in an apartment within the grand building, and they are blessed with two children. But headstrong, passionate Laura...
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The Weekend: A Novel

Charlotte Wood · Random House Large Print
Pages: 384
Format: Large Print

Four older women have a lifelong friendship of the best kind: loving, practical, frank, and steadfast. But when Sylvie dies, the ground shifts dangerously for the remaining three.
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The Death of Vivek Oji: A Novel

Akwaeke Emezi · Random House Large Print
Pages: 400
Format: Large Print

One afternoon, in a town in southeastern Nigeria, a mother opens her front door to discover her son’s body, wrapped in colorful fabric, at her feet. What follows is the tumultuous, heart-wrenching story of one family’s struggle to understand a child whose spirit is both gentle and mysterious....
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The Wicked Sister

Karen Dionne · Random House Large Print
Pages: 485
Format: Large Print

She thought she'd buried her past. But what if it's been hunting her this whole time?From the bestselling and award-winning author of The Marsh King's Daughter comes a startling novel of psychological suspense as two generations of sisters try to unravel their tangled relationships...
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True Story: A Novel

Kate Reed Petty · Random House Large Print
Pages: 505
Format: Large Print

A "mind-blowing, page-turning, unputdownable" novel (Elif Batuman) about the fifteen-year fallout from a poisonous high school rumor, exploring how stories from the past can come to define who we areA gifted and reclusive ghostwriter, Alice Lovett makes a living helping other...
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Unyielding Hope

Janette Oke · Thorndike Press Large Print
Format: Large Print

As a young girl, Lillian Walsh lost both her parents and a younger sister. Now in her twenties, after enduring the death of her adoptive mother, Lillian must find her place in the world. Just as her adoptive father is leaving for an extended trip to his native Wales, a lawyer appears at the door...
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The Friendship List

Susan Mallery · Thorndike Press Large Print
Pages: 559
Format: Large Print

Reuniting in the aftermath of a devastating loss, two single moms, lifelong best friends, create a list of challenges, from skydiving to getting tattoos, before their prospects and perspectives are transformed by unexpected love.
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Deadly Touch

Heather Graham · Thorndike Press Large Print
Pages: 336
Format: Large Print

When Raina Hamish tries on a dress in a Miami boutique, she has a terrifyingly accurate vision of a murdered corpse in the murky shadows of the Everglades. She wants to help, but who would believe her when she can hardly believe herself?
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Thick as Thieves

Sandra Brown · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 544
Format: Large Print

In this tantalizing thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra Brown, a woman, seeking to learn her father's involvement in a twenty-year-old heist that ended in murder, runs afoul of his accomplices.Twenty years ago in the dead of night, four seemingly random individuals...
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How the Penguins Saved Veronica

Hazel Prior · Berkley
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

A curmudgeonly but charming old woman, her estranged grandson, and a colony of penguins proves it's never too late to be the person you want to be in this rich, heartwarming story from the acclaimed author of Ellie and the Harpmaker. Eighty-five-year-old Veronica McCreedy is estranged...
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