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  • Unsheltered : a novel
    Staff Pick

    Unsheltered : a novel2018

    by Barbara Kingsolver

    (46,109)

    Summary: How could two hardworking people do everything right in life, a woman asks, and end up destitute? Willa Knox and her husband followed all the rules as responsible parents and professionals, and have...  more »

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    Call #: HOT PICK F KINGSOLVER

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Before we were yours : a novel

    Before we were yours : a novel2017

    by Lisa Wingate

    (407,269)

    Summary: "Memphis, Tennessee, 1936. The five Foss children find their lives changed forever when their parents leave them alone on the family shantyboat one stormy night. Rill Foss, just twelve years old,...  more »

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    Call #: F WINGATE

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 3 of 4 details

  • The tattooist of Auschwitz : a novel

    The tattooist of Auschwitz : a novel2018

    by Heather Morris

    (582,673)

    Summary: "In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work...  more »

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    Call #: HOT PICK F MORRIS

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • Heads you win

    Heads you win2018

    by Jeffrey Archer

    (15,656)

    Summary: Alexander Karpenko is no ordinary child, and from an early age, it is clear he is destined to lead his countrymen. But when his father is assassinated by the KGB for defying the state, he and his...  more »

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    Call #: F ARCHER

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Summer of '69
    Staff Pick

    Summer of '692019

    by Elin Hilderbrand

    (81,690)

    Summary: Four siblings experience the drama, intrigue, and upheaval of a summer when everything changed. Welcome to the most tumultuous summer of the twentieth century. It's 1969, and for the Levin family,...  more »

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    Call #: F HILDERBRAND

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 1 of 3 details

  • The guest book

    The guest book2019

    by Sarah Blake

    (20,522)

    Summary: "A novel about past mistakes and betrayals that ripple throughout generations, The Guest Book examines not just a privileged American family, but a privileged America. It is a literary triumph. The...  more »

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    Call #: HOT PICK F BLAKE

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Lady in the lake : a novel

    Lady in the lake : a novel2019

    by Laura Lippman

    (20,039)

    Summary: "The revered New York Times bestselling author returns with a novel set in 1960s Baltimore that combines modern psychological insights with elements of classic noir, about a middle-aged housewife...  more »

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    Call #: F LIPPMAN

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • The night watchman : a novel

    The night watchman : a novel2020

    by Louise Erdrich

    (16,867)

    Summary: It is 1953. Thomas Wazhushk is the night watchman at the first factory to open near the Turtle Mountain Reservation in rural North Dakota. He is also a prominent Chippewa Council member, trying to...  more »

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    Call #: F ERDRICH

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Red at the bone

    Red at the bone2019

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    (47,001)

    Summary: Two families from different social classes are joined together by an unexpected pregnancy and the child that it produces. Moving forward and backward in time, with the power of poetry and the...  more »

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    Call #: HOT PICK F WOODSON

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Spy : a novel

    Spy : a novel2019

    by Danielle Steel

    (5,779)

    Summary: "At eighteen, Alexandra Wickham is presented to King George V and Queen Mary in an exquisite white lace and satin dress her mother has ordered from Paris. With her delicate blond looks, she is a...  more »

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    Call #: F STEEL

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Lost roses : a novel

    Lost roses : a novel2019

    by Martha Hall Kelly

    (34,802)

    Summary: "It is 1914 and the world has been on the brink of war so many times, many New Yorkers treat the subject with only passing interest. Eliza Ferriday is thrilled to be traveling to St. Petersburg with...  more »

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    Call #: F KELLY

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Daisy Jones & the Six : a novel

    Daisy Jones & the Six : a novel2019

    by Taylor Jenkins Reid

    (310,681)

    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 »

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    Call #: F REID

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Where the crawdads sing
    Staff Pick

    Where the crawdads sing2018

    by Delia Owens

    (1,138,876)

    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 »

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    Call #: F OWENS

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 6 of 10 details

  • Mrs. Everything : a novel

    Mrs. Everything : a novel2019

    by Jennifer Weiner

    (66,811)

    Summary: "A smart, thoughtful, and timely exploration of two sisters' lives from the 1950s to the present as they struggle to find their places--and be true to themselves--in a rapidly evolving world. Mrs....  more »

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    Call #: F WEINER

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • City of girls

    City of girls2019

    by Elizabeth Gilbert

    (181,691)

    Summary: Beloved author Elizabeth Gilbert returns to fiction with a unique love story set in the New York City theater world during the 1940s. Told from the perspective of an older woman as she looks back on...  more »

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    Call #: F GILBERT

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 2 of 4 details