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  • Tell tale

    Tell tale2017

    by Jeffrey Archer

    (4,858)

    Summary: "Find out what happens to the hapless young detective from Naples who travels to an Italian hillside town to find out Who Killed the Mayor? and the pretentious schoolboy in A Road to Damascus, whose...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ARCHER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Of human bondage

    Of human bondage1999

    by W. Somerset Maugham

    (51,536)

    Summary: A young man struggling for self-realization, Philip Carey becomes caught in a destructive love affair with a waitress, in a novel about sexual obsession, self-discovery, and the complexities of human relationships.

    BOOK

    Call #: F MAUGHAM

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The immortalists

    The immortalists2018

    by Chloe Benjamin

    (156,639)

    Summary: It's 1969 in New York City's Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical woman, a traveling psychic who claims to be able to tell anyone the day they will die. The Gold...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BENJAMIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Neon in daylight

    Neon in daylight2018

    by Hermione Hoby

    (1,501)

    Summary: "New York City in 2012, the sweltering summer before Hurricane Sandy hits. Kate, a young woman newly arrived from England, is staying in a Manhattan apartment while she tries to figure out her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HOBY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The darkest child

    The darkest child2018

    by Delores Phillips

    (9,778)

    Summary: "A new edition of this award-winning modern classic, with new introduction, excerpt, and discussion guide Pakersfield, Georgia, 1958: Thirteen-year-old Tangy Mae Quinn is the sixth of ten fatherless...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PHILLIPS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • It happens all the time : a novel

    It happens all the time : a novel2017

    by Amy Hatvany

    (2,396)

    Summary: "Amber Bryant and Tyler Hicks have been best friends since they were teenagers--trusting and depending on each other through some of the darkest periods of their young lives. And while Amber has...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HATVANY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dodging and burning : a mystery

    Dodging and burning : a mystery2018

    by John Copenhaver

    (214)

    Summary: In the summer of 1945, Ceola Bliss is a lonely twelve-year-old tomboy, mourning the loss of her brother, Robbie, who was declared missing in the Pacific. She tries to piece together his life by...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F COPENHAVER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The only story

    The only story2018

    by Julian Barnes

    (17,168)

    Summary: "From the Man Booker Prize-winning author ..., a novel about a young man on the cusp of adulthood and a woman who has long been there, a love story shot through with sheer beauty, profound sadness,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BARNES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All the ugly and wonderful things

    All the ugly and wonderful things2017

    by Bryn Greenwood

    (101,694)

    Summary: "As the daughter of a drug dealer, Wavy knows not to trust people, not even her own parents. It's safer to keep her mouth shut and stay out of sight. Struggling to raise her little brother, Donal,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GREENWOOD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • What should be wild : a novel

    What should be wild : a novel2018

    by Julia Fine

    (2,835)

    Summary: Cursed. Maisie Cothay has never known the feel of human flesh: born with the power to kill or resurrect at her slightest touch, she has spent her childhood sequestered in her family's manor at the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FINE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All the beautiful girls : a novel

    All the beautiful girls : a novel2018

    by Elizabeth J. Church

    (2,202)

    Summary: This is the tenderhearted story of a spirited young woman who tries to conquer her past amongst the glitz and glamour of 1960s Las Vegas-- and finds unexpected fortune, friendship, and love. When...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CHURCH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The bluest eye
    Staff Pick

    The bluest eye1994

    by Toni Morrison

    (179,780)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove, an African-American girl in an America whose love for blonde, blue-eyed children can devastate all others, prays for her eyes to turn blue, so that she will be...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MORRISON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • A sound like thunder : a novel

    A sound like thunder : a novel2006

    by Sonny Brewer

    (86)

    Summary: Self-reliant sixteen-year-old Rove MacNee struggles to cope with his hard-drinking, high-living father, Captain Dominus MacNee, in the small Gulf Coast town of Fairhope, Alabama, in a novel set on the eve of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

    BOOK

    Call #: F BREWER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The summer list : a novel

    The summer list : a novel2018

    by Amy Mason Doan

    (4,115)

    Summary: Laura and Casey were once inseparable, until a shocking betrayal sent Laura running into a new life, leaving Casey and a first love in her wake. But the past is impossible to escape, and now, after...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DOAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Providence : a novel

    Providence : a novel2018

    by Caroline Kepnes

    (8,967)

    Summary: "A journey of two best friends that is part love story, part detective story, and part supernatural thriller, from the acclaimed author of YOU, whose work Stephen King describes as "hypnotic and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KEPNES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The great believers

    The great believers2018

    by Rebecca Makkai

    (78,748)

    Summary: "A dazzling new novel of friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy and loss set in 1980s Chicago and contemporary Paris, by the acclaimed and award-winning author Rebecca Makkai In 1985, Yale...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MAKKAI

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fruit of the drunken tree : a novel

    Fruit of the drunken tree : a novel2018

    by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

    (12,649)

    Summary: A mesmerizing debut set against the backdrop of the devastating violence of 1990's Colombia about a sheltered young girl and a teenage maid who strike an unlikely friendship that threatens to undo...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ROJAS CONTRERAS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The myth of perpetual summer

    The myth of perpetual summer2018

    by Susan Crandall

    (1,767)

    Summary: "A girl uncovers her family's history of mental illness against the background of the Civil Rights Movement and the Vietnam War in this moving coming-of-age tale that harkens to both The Glass Castle...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CRANDALL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The incendiaries

    The incendiaries2018

    by R. O. Kwon

    (18,335)

    Summary: Phoebe Lin and Will Kendall meet in their first month at prestigious Edwards University. Phoebe is a glamorous girl who doesn't tell anyone she blames herself for her mother's recent death. Will is a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KWON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Where the crawdads sing
    Staff Pick

    Where the crawdads sing2018

    by Delia Owens

    (1,043,479)

    Summary: "For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. She's barefoot and wild; unfit for polite society. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F OWENS

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 2 of 10 details

  • Katerina

    Katerina2018

    by James Frey

    (1,758)

    Summary: "Katerina ... is a sweeping love story alternating between 1992 Paris and Los Angeles in 2018. At its center are a young writer and a young model on the verge of fame, both reckless, impulsive,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FREY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Oliver Twist or, the parish boy's progress

    Oliver Twist or, the parish boy's progress2009

    by Charles Dickens

    Series: Classic Starts Series

    (322,275)

    Summary: Tells the story of a poor orphan's adventures in the criminal underworld of mid-nineteenth-century London.

    BOOK

    Call #: F DICKENS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Conversations with friends : a novel

    Conversations with friends : a novel2017

    by Sally Rooney

    (137,244)

    Summary: Frances is a cool-headed and darkly observant young woman, vaguely pursuing a career in writing while studying in Dublin. Her best friend and comrade-in-arms is the beautiful and endlessly...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ROONEY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Marilla of Green Gables : a novel

    Marilla of Green Gables : a novel2018

    by Sarah McCoy

    (7,263)

    Summary: A bold, heartfelt tale of life at Green Gables ... before Anne: A marvelously entertaining and moving historical novel, set in rural Prince Edward Island in the nineteenth century, that imagines the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCCOY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Where the dead sit talking

    Where the dead sit talking2018

    by Brandon Hobson

    (2,555)

    Summary: "A spare, lyrical Native American coming of age story set in rural Oklahoma in the late 1980s. With his single mother in jail, Sequoyah, a fifteen-year-old Cherokee boy, is placed in foster care with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HOBSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Winter loon : a novel

    Winter loon : a novel2018

    by Susan Bernhard

    (9,803)

    Summary: "When the spring thaw of a frozen Minnesota lake brings about shocking revelations that lead to violence, 15-year-old Wes Ballot embarks on a search for his missing father, the truth about his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BERNHARD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Martin chronicles

    The Martin chronicles2019

    by John Fried

    (269)

    Summary: A powerful and heartfelt coming-of-age novel that follows Martin Kelso as he grows up in 1980s New York and faces the magic of first experiences, as well as the heartbreak of hard-won life lessons....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FRIED

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The extraordinary life of Sam Hell : a novel

    The extraordinary life of Sam Hell : a novel2018

    by Robert Dugoni

    (69,962)

    Summary: Born with ocular albinism, small-town eye doctor Sam Hill must finally face a past tragedy that caused him to turn his back on his friends, his hometown, and the life he'd always known--a journey that makes him realize what truly matters.

    BOOK

    Call #: F DUGONI

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Purple hibiscus : a novel

    Purple hibiscus : a novel2012

    by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    (76,723)

    Summary: In the city of Egunu, Nigeria, fifteen year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a somewhat cloistered life. Their father is a wealthy businessman, they live in a beautiful home, and attend...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADICHIE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Daisy Jones & the Six : a novel

    Daisy Jones & the Six : a novel2019

    by Taylor Jenkins Reid

    (288,021)

    Summary: "Daisy is a girl coming of age in L.A. in the late sixties, sneaking into clubs on the Sunset Strip, sleeping with rock stars, and dreaming of singing at the Whisky a Go-Go. The sex and drugs are...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F REID

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The year I became Isabella Anders

    The year I became Isabella Anders2015

    by Jessica Sorensen

    (4,188)

    Summary: "Isabella Anders has always been the girl that never fit in. Most days she feels invisible, especially when she|s around her older sister, Hannah, who catches the eye of everyone, including Kai and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SORENSEN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The year of falling in love

    The year of falling in love2016

    by Jessica Sorensen

    (2,954)

    Summary: Instead of being sent to reform school, Isa goes to live with her grandmother. It turns out Isa's mother is a murderer. Now a blue car starts showing up everywhere and Isa receives a threatening text...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SORENSEN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The year of second chances

    The year of second chances2016

    by Jessica Sorensen

    (1,901)

    Summary: Isabella Anders isn't ready to accept that her mother is guilty of murder, and with the help of Kai, she might be able to find out the truth. Over the last month, Kai's feelings for Isa have grown....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SORENSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Normal people : a novel

    Normal people : a novel2019

    by Sally Rooney

    (454,663)

    Summary: "At school Connell and Marianne pretend not to know each other. He's popular and well-adjusted, star of the school football team, while she is lonely, proud, and intensely private. But when Connell...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ROONEY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • You, me, and the sea : a novel

    You, me, and the sea : a novel2019

    by Meg Donohue

    (1,149)

    Summary: To find her way, she must abandon everything she loves... As a child, Merrow Shawe believes she is born of the sea: strong, joyous, and wild. Her beloved home is Horseshoe Cliff, a small farm on the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DONOHUE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Parisian, or, Al-Barisi : a novel

    The Parisian, or, Al-Barisi : a novel2019

    by Isabella Hammad

    (2,515)

    Summary: A masterful debut novel by Plimpton Prize winner Isabella Hammad, The Parisian illuminates a pivotal period of Palestinian history through the journey and romances of one young man, from his studies...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HAMMAD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • If we were villains

    If we were villains2017

    by M. L. Rio

    (28,052)

    Summary: Entreated to tell his side of the story to a detective who put him in prison a decade earlier for a murder he may not have committed, Oliver Marks describes his past as a Shakespearean actor in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F RIO

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • On Earth we're briefly gorgeous : a novel

    On Earth we're briefly gorgeous : a novel2019

    by Ocean Vuong

    (75,610)

    Summary: "On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous is a letter from a son to a mother who cannot read. Written when the speaker, Little Dog, is in his late twenties, the letter unearths a family's history that began...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F VUONG

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Supper club : a novel

    Supper club : a novel2019

    by Lara Williams

    (3,943)

    Summary: "A sharply intelligent and intimate debut novel about a secret society of hungry young women who meet after dark and feast to reclaim their appetites--and their physical spaces--that posits the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WILLIAMS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Moral compass : a novel

    Moral compass : a novel2020

    by Danielle Steel

    (4,874)

    Summary: "Saint Ambrose Prep is a place where the wealthy send their children for the best possible education, with teachers and administrators from the Ivy League, and graduates who become future lawyers,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F STEEL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details