Sunday, May 1, 2016

May's In the Queue


It's time to relax and enjoy this beautiful weather (Ok, I know it is probably raining now, but beautiful weather is just around the corner). In either case there is no better time than to enjoy a fantastic new novel. Listed below are some titles you won't want to miss! 

Fiction

Boar Island  by Nevada Barr
Boar Island is a brilliant intertwining of past and present, of victims and killers, in a compelling novel that only Nevada Barr can write.

Larose by Louise Erdrich
LaRose is a powerful exploration of loss, justice, and the reparation of the human heart, and an unforgettable, dazzling new novel from one of America's literary masters.

The Fireman: A Novel by Joe Hill
In Hill's supernatural thriller the world is infected with a virus which causes people to combust. The Fireman strolls the ruins of New Hampshire, a madman who has learned to control the fire within himself and uses it as a shield to protect the hunted and as weapon to avenge the wronged. 

All Summer Long by Dorothea Benton Frank
This sensational novel follows the travels of one couple through their tumultuous summer.

Don't You Cry by Mary Kubica
Mary Kubica takes readers on a taut and twisted thrill ride that builds to a stunning conclusion and shows that no matter how fast and far we run, the past always catches up with us in the end.

I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh
This debut novel is a nonstop thriller. Jenna Gray moves to a ramshackle cottage on the remote Welsh coast, trying to escape the memory of the car accident that plays repeatedly in her mind. Desperate to heal from the loss of her child and her painful past, while the police search for clues but keep hitting dead ends.

The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Patrick Phaedra
A lovable widower embarks on a curiously charming and poignant life changing adventure when he finds his deceased wife's charm bracelet. He never knew his wife owned a charm bracelet and the charms are from across the globe.  He decides to visit each destination and as he does he learns things he never knew about his beloved wife.

New Books by Best Selling Authors

Tom Clancy Duty and Honor by Grant Blackwood
The Cavendon Luck by Barbara Taylor Bradford
The Pursuit by Janet Evanovich
First Comes Love by Emily Giffin
Here's to Us by Elin Hilderbrand
End of Watch: A Novel by Stephen King
The House of Secrets by Brad Meltzer
The Games by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan
Beyond the Ice Limit by Douglas J. Preston
The Apartment: A Novel by Danielle Steel
The Island House by Nancy Thayer


Non-Fiction

The View From the Cheap Seats: Selected Nonfiction by Neil Gaiman
An enthralling collection of nonfiction essays on a myriad of topics--from art and artists to dreams, myths, and memories.

Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging by Sebastian Junger
Sebastian Junger takes a critical look at post-traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today's returning veterans face in modern society.

Paul McCartney: The Life by Phillip Norman
This is the first definitive account of Paul's often troubles partnership with John Lennon, his personal trauma after the Beatles' breakup, and his subsequent struggle to get back to the top with wings--which nearly got him murdered in Africa and brought him nine days in a Tokyo jail.

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