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  • My sister, the serial killer : a novel

    My sister, the serial killer : a novel2019

    by Oyinkan Braithwaite

    (182,302)

    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 »

    Note: The Silent Book Club is meeting to discuss this book on April. Ask for a copy at the Circulation Desk.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F BRAITHWAITE

    copies in: 17 of 18 details

  • My sister, the serial killer [large print]

    My sister, the serial killer2019

    by Oyinkan Braithwaite

    (186,445)

    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: 1 of 2 details

  • A land more kind than home : a novel

    A land more kind than home : a novel2013

    by Wiley Cash

    (23,952)

    Summary: Growing up in a small North Carolina town, Jess Halle is plunged into an adulthood for which he is not prepared when his autistic older brother, Stump, sneaks a look at something he is not supposed to see, which has catastrophic repercussions.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F CASH

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • Manhattan Beach : a novel

    Manhattan Beach : a novel2018

    by Jennifer Egan

    (75,712)

    Summary: "The long-awaited, daring, and magnificent novel from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Visit from the Goon Squad. Manhattan Beach opens in Brooklyn during the Great Depression. Anna Kerrigan,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F EGAN

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • Find her : a novel

    Find her : a novel2017

    by Lisa Gardner

    Series: D. D. Warren Series - #8

    (42,505)

    Summary: "Flora Dane is a victim. Seven years ago, carefree college student Flora was kidnapped while on spring break. For 472 days, Flora learned just how much one person can endure. Flora Dane is a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F GARDNER

    copies in: 15 of 15 details

  • Conviction

    Conviction2020

    by Denise Mina

    (34,093)

    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 »

    Note: The Lunchtime Lit Book Club is meeting to discuss this book on 05/20/2021. Ask for a copy at the Circulation Desk.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F MINA

    copies in: 6 of 18 details

  • The wives of Los Alamos : a novel

    The wives of Los Alamos : a novel2015

    by Tarashea Nesbit

    (6,542)

    Summary: "Their average age was twenty-five. They came from Berkeley, Cambridge, Paris, London, Chicago--and arrived in New Mexico ready for adventure, or at least resigned to it. But hope quickly turned to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F NESBIT

    copies in: 15 of 15 details

  • Mr. Penumbra's 24-hour bookstore

    Mr. Penumbra's 24-hour bookstore2013

    by Robin Sloan

    (182,965)

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F SLOAN

    copies in: 16 of 17 details

  • The Queen's gambit

    The Queen's gambit2003

    by Walter S. Tevis

    (44,670)

    Summary: Beth Harmon becomes an orphan when her parents are killed in an automobile accident. At eight years old, she is placed in an orphanage in Mount Sterling, Kentucky, where the children are given...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F TEVIS

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction, New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 9 of 20 details

  • Never ask me

    Never ask me2020

    by Jeff Abbott

    (1,018)

    Summary: One seemingly perfect American family finds themselves targeted for destruction after the shocking murder of a family friend in the park behind their backyard. Early one morning, Danielle Roberts,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Displays - Front

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Downfall

    Downfall2013

    by Jeff Abbott

    Series: Sam Capra Series

    (2,197)

    Summary: Compelled to assist a beautiful woman who whispers a plea for help in his San Francisco bar, former CIA agent Sam Capra is pursued by authorities and a secret network of successful people who owe...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The last minute

    The last minute2012

    by Jeff Abbott

    Series: Sam Capra Series

    (2,974)

    Summary: Ex-CIA agent Sam Capra is contacted by kidnappers to find and murder the one man that can expose them in exchange for his son's freedom.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dare me : a novel

    Dare me : a novel2012

    by Megan E Abbott

    (26,162)

    Summary: After a suspicious suicide, the members of a high school cheerleading squad, along with their new, perfectly cool coach, Colette French, are drawn into the investigation.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fear

    Fear2006

    by Jeff Abbott

    (2,025)

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Inside man

    Inside man2014

    by Jeff Abbott

    Series: Sam Capra Series

    (1,702)

    Summary: "When Sam Capra's best customer--and friend--is murdered outside his Miami bar, Sam decides to seek justice. Determined to find out the connection between his friend's death and a beautiful stranger,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The first order

    The first order2016

    by Jeff Abbott

    Series: Sam Capra Series

    (1,504)

    Summary: Sam Capra has reason to believe that his brother, Danny, may be alive. And if Danny has been living a secret life these past years, where has he been-- and what has he become? The search leads to the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • You will know me : a novel

    You will know me : a novel2016

    by Megan E Abbott

    (41,066)

    Summary: How far will you go to achieve a dream? That's the question a celebrated coach poses to Katie and Eric Knox after he sees their daughter Devon, a gymnastics prodigy and Olympic hopeful, compete. For...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Blame

    Blame2017

    by Jeff Abbott

    (2,906)

    Summary: "Two years ago, Jane Norton crashed her car on a lonely road, killing her friend David and leaving her with amnesia. At first, everyone was sympathetic. Then they found Jane's note: I wish we were...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Give me your hand

    Give me your hand2018

    by Megan E Abbott

    (17,222)

    Summary: "Kit Owens harbored only modest ambitions for herself when the mysterious Diane Fleming appeared in her high school chemistry class. But Diane's academic brilliance lit a fire in Kit, and the two...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The three Beths

    The three Beths2018

    by Jeff Abbott

    (1,437)

    Summary: From New York Times bestselling writer Jeff Abbott, a psychologically intense and emotionally gripping new suspense novel about a daughter's desperate search for her missing mother--one that may lead...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABBOTT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Take it back

    Take it back2020

    by Kia Abdullah

    (4,025)

    Summary: One victim. Four accused. Who is telling the truth? Zara Kaleel, one of London's brightest legal minds, shattered the expectations placed on her by her family and forged a brilliant legal career. But...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABDULLAH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Down in the flood

    Down in the flood2009

    by Kenneth Abel

    Series: Danny Chaisson Series - #3

    (60)

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABEL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • End of story

    End of story2006

    by Peter Abrahams

    (766)

    BOOK

    Call #: F ABRAHAMS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The paper wasp : a novel

    The paper wasp : a novel2019

    by Lauren Acampora

    (1,635)

    Summary: An electrifying debut novel from the acclaimed author of The Wonder Garden, The Paper Wasp is a riveting knife-edge story of two women's dark friendship of twisted ambition set against the backdrop...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ACAMPORA

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 2034 : a novel of the next world war

    2034 : a novel of the next world war2021

    by Elliot Ackerman

    (2,920)

    Summary: March 12, 2034. US Navy Commodore Sarah Hunt is on the bridge of her flagship, the guided missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones conducting a routine freedom of navigation patrol in the South China...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ACKERMAN

    Location: New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Alexander cipher

    The Alexander cipher2009

    by Will Adams

    Series: Daniel Knox Series

    (6,766)

    Summary: "A debut, rip-roaring archeological thriller about the search for the lost tomb of Alexander the Great "--Provided by the publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADAMS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Please don't tell

    Please don't tell2013

    by Elizabeth Adler

    (2,668)

    Summary: Assisting a car accident victim who was traveling to San Francisco to solve the murder of his fiancee, Fenny Dexter shares a night of passion with the man, whose identity comes into question in the wake of a series of brutal murders.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • One way or another

    One way or another2015

    by Elizabeth Adler

    (1,107)

    Summary: "What begins as a beautiful evening at a party on a yacht ends with attempted murder...and a quest for revenge. Angie never expected a dream vacation to turn so ugly. One moment she was standing on...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The hanging girl

    The hanging girl2015

    by Jussi Adler-Olsen

    Series: Department Q Series

    (13,451)

    Summary: "New York Times and internationally bestselling author Jussi Adler-Olsen returns with the sixth book in his exhilarating Department Q series, featuring Detective Carl Morck and his enigmatic...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER-OLSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Washington decree : a novel

    The Washington decree : a novel2018

    by Jussi Adler-Olsen

    (2,636)

    Summary: Sixteen years before Democratic Senator Bruce Jansen was elected president of the United States, a PR stunt brought together five very different people: fourteen-year-old Dorothy "Doggie" Rogers,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER-OLSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A conspiracy of faith

    A conspiracy of faith2013

    by Jussi Adler-Olsen

    Series: Department Q

    (32,104)

    Summary: Receiving a sealed bottle with a years-old plea for help by two young victims imprisoned in a boathouse by the sea, Detective Carl Morck follows leads to a desperate woman trapped in a brutal...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER-OLSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The purity of vengeance : a Department Q novel

    The purity of vengeance : a Department Q novel2013

    by Jussi Adler-Olsen

    Series: Department Q Series

    (21,474)

    Summary: International superstar Jussi Adler-Olsen, with more than fourteen million copies of his books sold worldwide, delivers his latest in the bestselling Department Q series, a perplexing cold case with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER-OLSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The absent one

    The absent one2012

    by Jussi Adler-Olsen

    Series: Department Q Series

    (36,449)

    Summary: Detective Carl Morck investigates the twenty-year-old murders of a brother and sister whose confessed killer may actually be innocent, a case with ties to a homeless woman and powerful adversaries.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER-OLSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The keeper of lost causes

    The keeper of lost causes2011

    by Jussi Adler-Olsen

    Series: Department Q Series

    (68,808)

    Summary: Chief detective Carl Morck, recovering from what he thought was a career-destroying gunshot wound, is relegated to cold cases and becomes immersed in the five-year disappearance of a politician.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ADLER-OLSEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The devil crept in

    The devil crept in2017

    by Ania Ahlborn

    (3,554)

    Summary: "A small-town boy investigates the mysterious disappearance of his cousin and uncovers a terrifying secret kept hidden for years. Young Jude Brighton has been missing for three days, and while the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F AHLBORN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The caretaker

    The caretaker2013

    by A. X Ahmad

    Series: Ranjit Singh Series

    (955)

    Summary: "Ranjit Singh, a former Indian Army Captain trying to escape a shameful past, lives with his family among the migrant workers of Martha's Vineyard, working as a caretaker of the vacation homes of the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F AHMAD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Leave the world behind : a novel

    Leave the world behind : a novel2020

    by Rumaan Alam

    (59,750)

    Summary: Amanda and Clay head to a remote corner of Long Island expecting a vacation: a quiet reprieve from life in New York City, quality time with their teenage son and daughter, and a taste of the good...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ALAM

    Locations: Adult Fiction, New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 3 details

  • Uneasy lies the crown

    Uneasy lies the crown2019

    by Tasha Alexander

    Series: Lady Emily Ashton Mysteries - #13

    (1,633)

    Summary: Lady Emily and her husband Colin must stop a serial killer whose sights may be set on the new king, Edward VII. On her deathbed, Queen Victoria asks to speak privately with trusted agent of the Crown...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ALEXANDER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A baby's bones

    A baby's bones2018

    by Rebecca Alexander

    (486)

    Summary: Archaeologist Sage Westfield has been called in to excavate a sixteenth-century well, and expects to find little more than soil and the odd piece of pottery. But the disturbing discovery of the bones...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ALEXANDER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Girls like us

    Girls like us2019

    by Cristina Alger

    (13,923)

    Summary: "FBI Agent Nell Flynn hasn't been home in ten years. Nell and her father, Homicide Detective Martin Flynn, have never had much of a relationship. And Suffolk County will always be awash in memories...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ALGER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details