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  • Rules for visiting : a novel

    Rules for visiting : a novel2020

    by Jessica Francis Kane

    (7,848)

    Summary: A beautifully observed and deeply funny novel of May Attaway, a university gardener who sets out on an odyssey to reconnect with four old friends over the course of a year. At forty, May Attaway is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KANE

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Book Club Sets

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The ballad of songbirds and snakes [CD book]

    The ballad of songbirds and snakes2020

    by Suzanne Collins

    (240,187)

    Summary: It is the morning of the reaping that will kick off the tenth annual Hunger Games. In the Capitol, eighteen-year-old Coriolanus Snow is preparing for his one shot at glory as a mentor in the Games....  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F COLLINS

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • American spy : a novel

    American spy : a novel2020

    by Lauren Wilkinson

    (22,519)

    Summary: What if your sense of duty required you to betray the man you love? It's 1986, the heart of the Cold War, and Marie Mitchell is an intelligence officer with the FBI. She's brilliant and talented, but...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F WILKINSON

    copies in: 9 of 18 details

  • The buried : an archaeology of the Egyptian revolution

    The buried : an archaeology of the Egyptian revolution2020

    by Peter Hessler

    (1,649)

    Summary: Drawn by an abiding fascination with Egypt's rich history and civilization, Peter Hessler moved with his wife and twin daughters to Cairo to explore a place that had a powerful hold over his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 962 HES

    copies in: 15 of 15 details

  • Conviction

    Conviction2020

    by Denise Mina

    (35,780)

    Summary: A breathtaking thriller about a wealthy housewife who successfully conceals her dark past until a true-crime podcast and a photo posted on social media send her running across Europe, with a faded...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F MINA

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • Before the ever after [CD book]

    Before the ever after2020

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    (8,240)

    Summary: For as long as ZJ can remember, his dad has been everyone's hero. As a charming, talented pro football star, he's as beloved to the neighborhood kids as he is to his millions of adoring sports fans....  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F WOODSON

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Midnight sun [CD book]

    Midnight sun2020

    by Stephenie Meyer

    Series: Twilight Saga - #5

    (137,492)

    Summary: The story of Bella and Edward from "Twilight" told from Edward's point of view takes on a new and decidedly dark twist. Meeting Bella is both the most unnerving and intriguing event he has...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F MEYER

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Great expectations

    Great expectations2020

    by Charles Dickens

    (691,063)

    Summary: In what may be Dickens's best novel, humble, orphaned Pip is apprenticed to the dirty work of the forge but dares to dream of becoming a gentleman -- and one day, under sudden and enigmatic...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F DICKENS

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Inside out & back again [large print]

    Inside out & back again2019

    by Thanhha Lai

    (50,590)

    Summary: For all the ten years of her life, H̉ has only known Saigon: the thrills of its markets, the joy of its traditions, and the warmth of her friends close by. But now the Vietnam War has reached her...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB YA F LAI LP

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Every note played [large print]

    Every note played2019

    by Lisa Genova

    (37,774)

    Summary: A once accomplished concert pianist, Richard now has ALS. As he becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own, Karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. As Richard's muscles,...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F GENOVA LP

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • American spy [large print]

    American spy2019

    by Lauren Wilkinson

    (22,519)

    Summary: What if your sense of duty required you to betray the man you love? It's 1986, the heart of the Cold War, and Marie Mitchell is an intelligence officer with the FBI. She's brilliant and talented, but...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F WILKINSON LP

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Sophia, princess among beasts [CD book]

    Sophia, princess among beasts2019

    by James Patterson

    (2,080)

    Summary: A princess who has lost her mother and father finds herself in a terrifying world that urgently needs a queen. She is smart, beautiful, and accomplished, a beloved princess devoted to the people and...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F PATTERSON

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The book woman of Troublesome Creek

    The book woman of Troublesome Creek2019

    by Kim Michele Richardson

    (105,407)

    Summary: "Cussy Mary Carter is the last of her kind, her skin the color of a blue damselfly in these dusty hills. But that doesn't mean she's got nothing to offer. As a member of the Pack Horse Library...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F RICHARDSON

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 19 details

  • The friend

    The friend2019

    by Sigrid Nunez

    (29,562)

    Summary: A moving story of love, friendship, grief, healing, and the magical bond between a woman and her dog. When a woman unexpectedly loses her lifelong best friend and mentor, she finds herself burdened...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F NUNEZ

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • Bringing down the duke
    Staff Pick

    Bringing down the duke2019

    by Evie Dunmore

    Series: League Of Extraordinary Women Novels - #1

    (39,784)

    Summary: England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female students at the renowned University of Oxford. In...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F DUNMORE

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 6 of 17 details

  • My sister, the serial killer [large print]

    My sister, the serial killer2019

    by Oyinkan Braithwaite

    (191,942)

    Summary: "Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F BRAITHWAITE LP

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • My sister, the serial killer : a novel

    My sister, the serial killer : a novel2019

    by Oyinkan Braithwaite

    (193,835)

    Summary: "Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F BRAITHWAITE

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • The handmaid's tale
    Staff Pick

    The handmaid's tale2019

    by Margaret Atwood

    (13,212)

    Summary: Margaret Atwood's best-loved novel has taken the world by storm again. Riding high on bestseller lists for months and the basis for Hulu's Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning smash hit series, The...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 741.59 ATW

    Locations: Adult Nonfiction, Book Club Sets

    copies in: 13 of 16 details

  • There there

    There there2019

    by Tommy Orange

    (134,586)

    Summary: Twelve Native Americans came to the Big Oakland Powwow for different reasons. Jacquie Red Feather is newly sober and trying to make it back to the family she left behind in shame. Dene Oxedrene is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F ORANGE

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • There there [large print]

    There there2018

    by Tommy Orange

    (135,090)

    Summary: A multigenerational story about violence and recovery, memory and identity, and the beauty and despair woven into the history of a nation and its people. It tells the story of twelve characters, each...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F ORANGE LP

    Locations: Large Print Fiction, Book Club Sets

    copies in: 2 of 3 details

  • Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis

    Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis2018

    by J. D. Vance

    (349,269)

    Summary: Shares the story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 305.562 VAN

    copies in: 4 of 15 details

  • Dear Evan Hansen [CD book] : the novel

    Dear Evan Hansen : the novel2018

    by Val Emmich

    (40,685)

    Summary: When a letter that was never meant to be seen by anyone draws high school senior Evan Hansen into a family's grief over the loss of their son, he is given the chance of a lifetime: to belong. He just...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F EMMICH

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Small great things : a novel

    Small great things : a novel2018

    by Jodi Picoult

    (291,280)

    Summary: "This stunning new novel is Jodi Picoult at her finest--complete with unflinching insights, richly layered characters, and a page-turning plot with a gripping moral dilemma at its heart. Ruth...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F PICOULT

    copies in: 5 of 15 details

  • The strange case of the alchemist's daughter

    The strange case of the alchemist's daughter2018

    by Theodora Goss

    (17,162)

    Summary: Mary Jekyll, alone and penniless following her parents' death, is curious about the secrets of her father's mysterious past. One clue in particular hints that Edward Hyde, her father's former friend...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F GOSS

    copies in: 19 of 19 details

  • Lu [CD book]

    Lu2018

    by Jason Reynolds

    Series: Track (Jason Reynolds) - #4

    (4,677)

    Summary: "Lu knows he can lead Ghost, Patina, Sunny, and the team to victory at the championships, but it might not be as easy as it seems. Suddenly, there are hurdles in Lu's way--literally and...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F REYNOLDS

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bridge of Clay [CD book]

    Bridge of Clay2018

    by Markus Zusak

    (32,089)

    Summary: Upon their father's return, the five Dunbar boys, who have raised themselves since their mother's death, begin to learn family secrets, including that of fourth brother Clay, who will build a bridge for complex reasons, including his own redemption.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F ZUSAK

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dry [CD book]

    Dry2018

    by Neal Shusterman

    (27,397)

    Summary: A lengthy California drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, turning Alyssa's quiet suburban street into a warzone, and she is forced to make impossible choices if she and her brother are to...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F SHUSTERMAN

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Queen of air and darkness [CD book]

    Queen of air and darkness2018

    by Cassandra Clare

    Series: Dark Artifices - #3

    (80,299)

    Summary: While the Clave teeters on the brink of civil war, Julian and Emma take desperate measures to put their forbidden love aside and focus on saving the world of Shadowhunters before the parabatai curse destroys everyone.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F CLARE

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Paris in the present tense

    Paris in the present tense2018

    by Mark Helprin

    (3,835)

    Summary: Seventy-four-year-old Jules Lacour--a maitre at Paris-Sorbonne, cellist, widower, veteran of the war in Algeria, and child of the Holocaust--must find a balance between his strong obligations to the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F HELPRIN

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • Less : a novel

    Less : a novel2018

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (144,352)

    Summary: Receiving an invitation to his ex-boyfriend's wedding, Arthur, a failed novelist on the eve of his fiftieth birthday, embarks on an international journey that finds him falling in love, risking his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F GREER

    copies in: 17 of 17 details

  • Children of blood and bone [CD book]

    Children of blood and bone2018

    by Tomi Adeyemi (read by Bahni Turpin)

    Series: Legacy Of Orisha - #1

    (183,959)

    Summary: Seventeen-year-old Zelie, her older brother Tzain, and rogue princess Amari fight to restore magic to the land and activate a new generation of magi, but they are ruthlessly pursued by the crown...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F ADEYEMI

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Swing [CD book]

    Swing2018

    by Kwame Alexander

    (4,994)

    Summary: "When America is not so beautiful, or right, or just, it can be hard to know what to do. Best friends Walt and Noah decide to use their voices to grow more good in the world, but first they've got to...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F ALEXANDER

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Less [large print] : a novel

    Less : a novel2018

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (144,403)

    Summary: You are a failed novelist about to turn fifty. A wedding invitation arrives in the mail: your boyfriend of the past nine years is engaged to someone else. You can't say yes--it would be too...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F GREER LP

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The burning maze [CD book]

    The burning maze2018

    by Rick Riordan (read by Robbie Daymond)

    Series: Trials Of Apollo - #3

    (49,446)

    Summary: The Greek god Apollo, cast down to earth as the ungifted human teenager Lester Papadopoulos, and his demigod friends must go through the Labyrinth to find the third emperor--and an Oracle who speaks...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F RIORDAN

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Harbor me [CD book]

    Harbor me2018

    by Jacqueline Woodson (read by Jacqueline Woodson)

    (9,508)

    Summary: When six students are chosen to participate in a weekly talk with no adults allowed, they discover that when they're together, it's safe to share the hopes and fears they have to hide from the rest of the world." -- Provided by publisher

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F WOODSON

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Home fire [large print]

    Home fire2018

    by Kamila Shamsie

    (48,625)

    Summary: After years of watching out for her younger siblings in the wake of their mother's death, Isma has accepted an invitation from a mentor in America to resume a dream long deferred. But she can't stop...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F SHAMSIE LP

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • 9 from the Nine Worlds [CD book]

    9 from the Nine Worlds2018

    by Rick Riordan

    Series: Magnus Chase And The Gods Of Asgard

    (7,892)

    Summary: The Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard trilogy may have concluded, but we haven't heard the last of our favorite peeps from the Nine Worlds. Join Hearthstone, Blitzen, Samirah, Alex, Jack, T.J.,...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F RIORDAN

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The fork, the witch, and the worm [CD book]

    The fork, the witch, and the worm2018

    by Christopher Paolini

    Series: Inheritance Cycle (Christopher Paolini) - #1

    (15,760)

    Summary: Three new stories of Eragon set a year after he left Alagaësia to find a home to train the newest generation of Dragon riders.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F PAOLINI

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Paris in the present tense [large print]

    Paris in the present tense2018

    by Mark Helprin

    (3,811)

    Summary: Seventy-four-year-old Jules Lacour -- a maitre at Paris-Sorbonne, cellist, widower, veteran of the war in Algeria, and child of the Holocaust -- must find a balance between his strong obligations to...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F HELPRIN LP

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dreamland burning [CD book]

    Dreamland burning2018

    by Jennifer Latham (read by Luke Slattery )

    (8,482)

    Summary: Through intricately interwoven alternating perspectives, this novel brings the Tulsa race riot of 1921 to life and raises important questions about the complex state of US race relations, both yesterday and today.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F LATHAM

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details