Wednesday, February 1, 2017

February's In the Queue

No matter if it's freezing rain or snowing outside you are sure to enjoy one of these fantastic new books from this month's In the Queue! I recommend sitting inside and forgetting the weather, while you are entranced by one of these great stories. 

Fiction
Garden of Lamentations: A Novel by Deborah Crombie
Scotland Yard detectives Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James are drawn into separate investigations that hold disturbing and deadly complications for them.

Most Dangerous Place: A Jack Swyteck Novel by James Grippando
This spellbinding tale of suspense is based on a true life story. Jack Swyteck defends a woman accused of killing the man who raped her and must separate the need for vengeance from the truth.

All Our Wrong Todays by Elan MastaiLiving in an alternate world of flying cars, moon bases, and plentiful food, aimless Tom Barren is blindsided by a time-travel mishap that lands him in the year 2016. Filled with humor and heart this debut novel has Tom asking himself, "Should I stay or should I go?".

The Impossible Fortress: A Novel by Jason Rekulak
A dazzling debut novel--at once a charming romance, a hilarious crime caper and a moving coming-of-age story about what happens when a boy pretends to seduce a girl to steal a magazine and then discovers she is his soul mate.

The Chilbury Ladies' Choir by Jennifer Ryan
This debut novel tells the story of an all women's choir in England who refuse the vicar's edict to shut down the church choir, when the men go off to war. The women of this small village use their songs to lift up themselves, and their community as WWII tears through their lives.

Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel by George Saunders
George Saunders spins an unforgettable story of familial love and loss that breaks free of its realistic, historical framework into a thrilling, supernatural realm which is both hilarious and terrifying. Willie Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's eleven-year-old son, finds himself in purgatory, where ghosts mingle, gripe, commiserate, and quarrel. A monumental struggle erupts as the ghosts try to determine what to do with Willie's soul.

New Books By Best Selling Authors
Vicious Circle by C.J. Box
The Devil's Triangle by Catherine Coulter
The Cutthroat by Clive Cussler
Banana Cream Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke
A Perfect Obsession by Heather Graham
Mississippi Blood: A Novel by Greg Iles
Man Overboard by Judith A. Jance
Devil in Spring by Lisa Kleypas
If Not For You: A Novel by Debbie Macomber
A Book of American Martyrs by Joyce Carol Oates
The Black Book by James Patterson
Humans, Bow Down by James Patterson

Non-Fiction
Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less by Tiffany Dufu
An inspiring memoir counsels women on how to cultivate the essential skills of reevaluating expectations, setting realistic goals and meaningfully engaging with others in order to thrive.

Cesar Millan's Lessons From the Pack: by Cesar Millan
Cesar shares heartwarming stories about dogs that have inspired him the most. He reveals the many ways that dogs and people can enrich each other's lives, sharing the lessons he has learned from the dogs he has trained.

Pretend I'm Not Here by Barbara Feinman Todd
Revealing what it's like to get into the heads and hearts of some of Washington's most compelling and powerful figures, Feinman Todd offers authentic portraits that go beyond the carefully polished public personas that are the standard faire of the Washington publicity factory. At it's heart this is a funny and forthcoming story of a young woman in a male-dominated world trying to find her own voice while eloquently speaking for others.

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