Weekly Staff Picks

What is the library staff most excited to get home and read? We recommend these latest releases!

The Poison Garden: A Novel

Author: Alex Marwood

ISBN: 9780143110521

A new novel of insidious secrets and chilling revelations surrounding a mysterious cult--the latest gripping psychological thriller from Alex MarwoodWhen nearly one hundred members of The Ark, a sinister apocalypse cult are found dead by poison at their isolated community in North Wales, those left alive are scattered to the...

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Author: Garth Greenwell

ISBN: 9780374124588

In the highly anticipated follow-up to his beloved debut, What Belongs to You, Garth Greenwell deepens his exploration of foreignness, obligation, and desireSofia, Bulgaria, a landlocked city in southern Europe, stirs with hope and impending upheaval. Soviet buildings crumble, wind scatters sand from the far south, and political protesters flood...

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The Passion Economy: The New Rules for Thriving in the Twenty-First Century

Author: Adam Davidson

ISBN: 9780385353526

The brilliant creator of NPR's Planet Money podcast and award-winning New Yorker staff writer explains our current economy: laying out its internal logic and revealing the transformative hope it offers for millions of people to thrive as they never have before.Contrary to what you may have heard, the middle class...

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The Vanished Birds: A Novel

Author: Simon Jimenez

ISBN: 9780593128985

A mysterious child lands in the care of a solitary woman, changing both of their lives forever in this captivating debut of connection across space and time."This is when your life begins." Nia Imani is a woman out of place and outside of time. Decades of travel through the stars...

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The Hollows: A Novel

Author: Jess Montgomery

ISBN: 9781250184542

Jess Montgomery showcases her skills as a storyteller in the second in her Kinship mystery series. The Hollows is a powerful, big-hearted and exquisitely written follow-up to her acclaimed debut The Widows.Ohio, 1926: For many years, the underground railroad track in Moonvale Tunnel has been used as a short cut...

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The Rabbit Hunter: A novel

Author: Lars Kepler

ISBN: 9781524732288

The latest internationally best-selling installment in the Joona Linna series sees him temporarily called back to the police force to solve a series of bizarre and increasingly horrifying murders.Detective Joona Linna is finishing out a sentence at Kumla prison for assaulting an officer in the course of his last investigation...

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Creatures: A Novel

Author: Crissy Van Meter

ISBN: 9781616208592

"Wiry, rhythmic, and wrenchingly beautiful, Creatures plumbs the sea-struck heart of a family fractured by longing and grief." - Leni Zumas, bestselling author of Red Clocks On the eve of Evangeline's wedding, a dead whale is trapped in the harbor of Winter Island, the groom may be lost at sea...

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No Fixed Line

Author: Dana Stabenow

ISBN: 9781788549110

It is New Year's Eve, nearly six weeks into an off-and-on blizzard that has locked Alaska down, effectively cutting it off from the outside world. But now there are reports of a plane down in the Quilak mountains. With the NTSB (National Transportation Safety Board - responsible for investigating aviation...

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The Whispers of War

Author: Julia Kelly

ISBN: 9781982107796

The start of World War II looms over three friends who struggle to remain loyal as one of them is threatened with internment by the British government, from the author of the "sweeping, stirring" (Kristin Harmel, internationally bestselling author of The Room on Rue Amélie) The Light Over London. In...

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The Impossible First

Author: Colin O'Brady

ISBN: 9781982133115

Colin O'Brady's awe-inspiring memoir recounts his triumphant recovery from a tragic accident and his gripping 932-mile crossing of the landmass of Antarctica solo, unsupported, and human powered - the first to accomplish this extraordinary feat. Prior to December 2018, no individual had ever crossed the landmass of Antarctica alone and...

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