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1st case [CD book]

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1st Case - 2020

by James Patterson

Summary: Angela's graduate school day at MIT comes to an abrupt end when she uses her hacking skills on another student's computer. Yet her mentor, Eve Abajian, arranges a new beginning for Angela -- as an intern in the FBI's Boston field office. Her new supervisor, Assistant Special Agent in Charge William Keats -- one of only two agents in the Northeast to make this rank before the age of thirty -- sees in Angela a fellow prodigy. But Angela's skills come with a natural curiosity, which is also a...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Crime • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

28 Summers

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28 Summers - 2020

by Elin Hilderbrand

Summary: When Mallory Blessing's son, Link, receives deathbed instructions from his mother to call a number on a slip of paper in her desk drawer, he's not sure what to expect. But he certainly does not expect Jake McCloud to answer. It's the late spring of 2020 and Jake's wife, Ursula DeGournsey, is the front runner in the upcoming Presidential election. There must be a mistake, Link thinks. How do Mallory and Jake know each other? Flash back to the sweet summer of 1993: Mallory has just inherited a...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

28 summers [CD book]

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28 Summers - 2020

by Elin Hilderbrand

Summary: When Mallory Blessing's son, Link, receives deathbed instructions from his mother to call a number on a slip of paper in her desk drawer, he's not sure what to expect. But he certainly does not expect Jake McCloud to answer. It's the late spring of 2020 and Jake's wife, Ursula DeGournsey, is the front runner in the upcoming Presidential election. There must be a mistake, Link thinks. How do Mallory and Jake know each other? Flash back to the sweet summer of 1993: Mallory has just inherited a...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

500 Miles from You

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500 Miles From You - 2020

by Jenny Colgan

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Jenny Colgan returns to the beloved Scottish Highland town of Kirrinfief, which readers first met in The Bookshop on the Shore, and adds a dash of London; s bustling urban landscape. Lissie, is a nurse in a gritty, hectic London neighborhood. Always terribly competent and good at keeping it all together, she; s been suffering quietly with PTSD after helping to save the victim of a shocking crime. Her supervisor quietly arranges for Lissie to spend a few months...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The Adventures of Beekle

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The Adventures Of Beekle - 2015

by Dan Santat

Summary: An imaginary friend waits a long time to be imagined by a child and given a special name, and finally does the unimaginable--he sets out on a quest to find his perfect match in the real world.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Again, but Better

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Again, But Better - 2019

by Christine Riccio

Summary: This program includes an author; s note read by the author. From one of the most followed booktubers today, comes Again, But Better , a story about second chances, discovering yourself, and being brave enough to try again. Shane has been doing college all wrong. Pre-med, stellar grades, and happy parents...sounds ideal — but Shane; s made zero friends, goes home every weekend, and romance...what; s that? Her life has been dorm, dining hall, class, repeat. Time; s a ticking, and she needs...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Young Adult

Against the Odds

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Against The Odds - 2019

by Amy Ignatow

Summary: In the second title in the slam-dunk new series from bestselling author Amy Ignatow, the Odds are back and trying to figure out just who inflicted these lame abilities on them in the first place. Nick can still teleport four inches to the left, and Farshad; s thumbs are still super strong. Cookie can still read minds, if they; re thinking of directions, and Martina can still change the color of her eyes. But now, Martina can see the invisible, and when Nick is super stressed, he can move a lot...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Akata Warrior

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Akata Warrior - 2019

by Nnedi Okorafor

Summary: Now stronger, feistier, and a bit older, Sunny Nwazue, along with her friends from the Leopard Society, travel through worlds, both visible and invisible, to the mysterious town of Osisi, where they fight in a climactic battle to save humanity.

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

All Boys Aren; t Blue

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All Boys Aren; T Blue - 2020

by George M. Johnson

Summary: This program is read by the author. In a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA+ activist George M. Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia. From the memories of getting his teeth kicked out by bullies at age five, to flea marketing with his loving grandmother, to his first sexual relationships, this young-adult memoir weaves together the trials and triumphs faced by Black queer boys. Both a primer for teens eager to be...  read more »

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

All Systems Red

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All Systems Red - 2017

by Martha Wells

Summary: All Systems Red is the first tense science fiction adventure novella in Martha Wells; series The Murderbot Diaries. For fans of Westworld and Ex Machina. All Systems Red by Martha Wells begins The Murderbot Diaries, a new science fiction action and adventure series that tackles questions of the ethics of sentient robotics. It appeals to fans of Westworld, Ex Machina, Ann Leckie; s Imperial Raadch series, or Iain M. Banks; Culture novels. The main character is a deadly security droid that has...  read more »

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

All the Stars and Teeth

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All The Stars And Teeth - 2020

by Adalyn Grace

Summary: "Fierce and unrelenting...Do yourself a favor and get lost in this beautiful book!" — Tomi Adeyemi, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Children of Blood and Bone "Narrator Shayna Small delivers a versatile performance in this young adult fantasy filled with mermaids and magic." — AudioFile Magazine Set in a kingdom where danger lurks beneath the sea, mermaids seek vengeance with song, and magic is a choice, Adalyn Grace; s All the Stars and Teeth is a thrilling fantasy for fans...  read more »

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

Almost Zero

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Almost Zero - 2013

by Nikki Grimes

Summary: Dyamonde Daniel has her eye on a new pair of red high-top sneakers. Following some bad advice from a classmate, she thinks she has the right idea to go about getting them – by demanding her mother buy them! Unfortunately for Dyamonde, Mrs. Daniel doesn; t appreciate being told what to do and decides to teach her daughter a lesson. Soon Dyamonde finds herself in a clothing crisis, with almost zero to wear! Dyamonde is furious. But she begins to realize that some people have troubles much...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

American Demon

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American Demon - 2020

by Kim Harrison

Summary: A thrilling return to the #1 New York Times bestselling urban fantasy series, continuing Rachel Morgan; s story. RACHEL MORGAN IS BACK—AND THE HOLLOWS WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. What happens after you; ve saved the world? Well, if you; re Rachel Mariana Morgan, witch-born demon, you quickly discover that something might have gone just a little bit wrong. That the very same acts you and your friends took to forge new powers may have released something bound by the old. With a rash of zombies,...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy

American dirt [CD book]

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American Dirt - 2020

by Jeanine Cummins

Summary: Lydia Quixano Pe´rez lives in the Mexican city of Acapulco. She runs a bookstore. She has a son, Luca, the love of her life, and a wonderful husband who is a journalist. And while cracks are beginning to show in Acapulco because of the drug cartels, her life is, by and large, reasonably comfortable. Even though she knows they'll never sell, Lydia stocks some of her all-time favorite books in her store. And then one day a man enters the shop to browse and comes up to the register with four...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Psychologica

American Histories

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American Histories - 2018

by John Edgar Wideman

Summary: In this singular collection, John Edgar Wideman, the acclaimed author of Writing to Save a Life , blends the personal, historical, and political to invent complex, charged stories about love, death, struggle, and what we owe each other. With characters ranging from everyday Americans to Jean-Michel Basquiat to Nat Turner, American Histories is a journey through time, experience, and the soul of our country. "JB & FD" reimagines conversations between John Brown, the antislavery crusader who...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

An American Summer

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An American Summer - 2019

by Alex Kotlowitz

Summary: 2020 J. ANTHONY LUKAS PRIZE WINNER From the bestselling author of There Are No Children Here , a richly textured, heartrending portrait of love and death in Chicago; s most turbulent neighborhoods . The numbers are staggering: over the past twenty years in Chicago, 14,033 people have been killed and another roughly 60,000 wounded by gunfire. What does that do to the spirit of individuals and community? Drawing on his decades of experience, Alex Kotlowitz set out to chronicle one summer in the...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Politics & Government

Anna Hibiscus Series, Book 1

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Anna Hibiscus Series, Book 1 - 2012

by Atinuke

Summary: Nigerian-born author Atinuke; s acclaimed Anna Hibiscus tales have won starred reviews from Booklistand Kirkus Reviews. This first tale in the series introduces young listeners to Anna, who lives with her parents, twin brothers, and large extended family in Africa. Anna is overjoyed when she learns she gets to go on a beach vacation with her parents. But once away from her aunties and cousins, Anna begins to think that vacations aren; t so great after all- especially when you can; t experience them with everyone you love.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Answer Is . . .

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The Answer Is . . . - 2020

by Alex Trebek

Summary: Since debuting as the host of Jeopardy! in 1984, Alex Trebek has been something like a family member to millions of television viewers, bringing entertainment and education into their homes five nights a week. Last year, he made the stunning announcement that he had been diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. What followed was an incredible outpouring of love and kindness. Social media was flooded with messages of support, and the Jeopardy! studio received boxes of cards and letters...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Self Development

Aurora Burning

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Aurora Burning - 2020

by Amie Kaufman

Summary: Our heroes are back . . . kind of. From the bestselling co-authors of the Illuminae Files comes the second book in the epic Aurora Cycle series about a squad of misfits, losers, and discipline cases who just might be the galaxy; s best hope for survival. First, the bad news: an ancient evil—you know, your standard consume-all-life-in-the-galaxy deal—is about to be unleashed. The good news? Squad 312 is standing by to save the day. They; ve just got to take care of a few small...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

Bad Kitty

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Bad Kitty - 2012

by Nick Bruel

Summary: From the creator of The New York Times bestseller Boing! comes the riotous story of a cat gone berserk — four times over an in alphabetical order each time. Kitty is not happy when she; s told that her favorite foods are all gone and all that; s left are Asparagus, Beets, Cauliflower, Dill...and 22 other equally unappealing vegetables. So she: Ate my homework, Bit grandma, Clawed the curtains, Damaged the dishes, and so on, through Z. Only when tastier things arrive (An Assortment of Anchovies, Buffalo Burritos, Chicken Cheesecake...) does she Apologize to Grandma.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The ballad of songbirds and snakes [CD book]

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The Ballad Of Songbirds And Snakes - 2020

by Suzanne Collins

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. The once-mighty house of Snow has fallen on hard times, its fate hanging on the slender chance that Coriolanus will be able to out-charm, outwit, and outmaneuver his fellow students to mentor the winning tribute. The odds are against him. He's been given the humiliating assignment of mentoring the...  read more »

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Books

Ban This Book

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Ban This Book - 2017

by Alan Gratz

Summary: An inspiring tale of a fourth-grader who fights back when her favorite book is banned from the school library-by starting her own illegal locker library It all started the day Amy Anne Ollinger tried to check out her favorite book in the whole world, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler , from the school library. That; s when Mrs. Jones, the librarian, told her the bad news: her favorite book was banned, all because a classmate; s mom thought the book wasn; t appropriate for...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Bark of night [CD book]

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Bark Of Night - 2019

by David Rosenfelt

Summary: When defense lawyer Andy Carpenter's veterinarian asks to speak to him privately at the checkup of his golden retriever, Tara, the last thing Andy expects is Truman. Tiny, healthy, French bulldog Truman was dropped off days ago with instructions to be euthanized by a man everyone thought was his owner. But now the owner is nowhere to be found and it's discovered that the man wasn't Truman's owner at all. Truman's real owner has been murdered. It's now up to Andy -- with help from his loyal sidekick Tara, Truman and the rest of the gang -- to solve this case.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Bayou Magic

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Bayou Magic - 2015

by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Summary: It; s Maddy; s turn to have a bayou summer. At first she misses life back home in the city, but soon she grows to love everything about her new surroundings — the glimmering fireflies, the glorious landscape, and something else, deep within the water, that only Maddy sees. Could it be a mermaid? As her grandmother shares wisdom about sayings and signs, Maddy realizes she may be only the sibling to carry on her family; s magical legacy. And when a disastrous oil leak threatens the bayou,...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Beach Club

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The Beach Club - 2013

by Elin Hilderbrand

Summary: In The Beach Club , the juicy first novel by Elin Hilderbrand, a series of personal dramas are played out during one summer at a Nantucket Beach Club. It; s about the love of summer, summer love, and the special feelings we all have for that special summer place—in this case, a hotel and an island. Mack Petersen, manager of the hotel, has been working at The Beach Club for 12 summers. Only this summer is different. His boss, the owner of the hotel, Bill Elliot, shows up in the spring with...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Becoming a Resonant Leader

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Becoming A Resonant Leader - 2008

by Richard Boyatzis

Summary: A powerful case has been made for emotional intelligence and its role in leadership. As Annie McKee and Richard Boyatzis showed in their bestselling books, Primal Leadership and Resonant Leadership, the best leaders use their emotional intelligence to create resonance with others. Resonant leaders are attuned to the needs and dreams of the people they lead. They create conditions in which people can excel. They listen to life’s wake-up calls and enhance their capacity for excellence. In...  read more »

Genres: Business, Investing & Careers • Self Development

Bedtime for Sweet Creatures

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Bedtime For Sweet Creatures - 2020

by Nikki Grimes

Summary: A sweet bedtime story from the award-winning author Nikki Grimes about a mother, her little boy, and their imagination-fueled and animal filled journey to get to sleep. It; s bedtime. But Mommy; s little one is not sleepy. He growls like a bear, he questions like an owl, he tosses his mane like a lion. He hunts for water like a sly wolf, and hides like a snake. Mommy needs to wrangle her sweet creature for sleep in this endearing and imagination-fueled journey to bedtime, from Children; s Literature Legacy Awardwinning author Nikki Grimes and acclaimed illustrator Elizabeth Zunon.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Before She Was Harriet

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Before She Was Harriet - 2018

by Lesa Cline-ransome

Summary: Throughout her lifetime Harriet Tubman was known by many names—as General Tubman she was a Union spy, as Moses she led hundreds to freedom on the Underground Railroad and as Minty she was a spirited slave. The reverse-chronological approach to the details of her life unfolds through memorable verse and lavish illustrations in this unique, evocative biography of an American icon.

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

The Betrothed

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The Betrothed - 2020

by Kiera Cass

Summary: A would-be queen. A handsome young king. A perfect match...or is it? From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Selection series comes The Betrothed, a glittering royal romance sure to captivate her legion of loyal readers and lovers of courtly intrigue alike. When King Jameson declares his love for Lady Hollis Brite, Hollis is shocked—and thrilled. After all, she; s grown up at Keresken Castle, vying for the king; s attention alongside other daughters of the nobility. Capturing...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Young Adult

The Big Finish

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The Big Finish - 2020

by Brooke Fossey

Summary: One of Goodreads Top 25 Feel-Good and Escapist Books to Read in Quarantine as seen in USA Today "[A] funny, winning debut."— People "Delightfully quirky and endearing...an absolute pleasure to read!"—#1 New York Times bestselling author Emily Giffin Meet Duffy, an old curmudgeon who lives in an assisted living home. Meet Josie, a desperate young woman who climbs through his window. Together, they; re going to learn it; s never too late—or too early—to change your ways....  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Biggest Bluff

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The Biggest Bluff - 2020

by Maria Konnikova

Summary: How a New York Times bestselling author and New Yorker contributor parlayed a strong grasp of the science of human decision-making and a woeful ignorance of cards into a life-changing run as a professional poker player, under the wing of a legend of the game It; s true that Maria Konnikova had never actually played poker before and didn; t even know the rules when she approached Erik Seidel, Poker Hall of Fame inductee and winner of tens of millions of dollars in earnings, and convinced him to...  read more »

Genres: Business, Investing & Careers • Self Development

Biscuit Goes to School

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Biscuit Goes To School - 2011

by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

Summary: Go back to school with Biscuit and share the love of reading with your beginner reader! Biscuit can; t wait to go to school! Even though no dogs are allowed, he is determined to see and do everything that takes place at school. But what will happen when the teacher discovers a puppy in his classroom? I Can Read books are widely recognised as the premier line of beginner readers. Inaugurated in 1957 with Else Holmelund Minarik; s Little Bear, illustrated by Maurice Sendak, the series has grown...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Black Enough

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Black Enough - 2019

by Ibi Zoboi

Summary: Edited by National Book Award finalist Ibi Zoboi, and featuring some of the most acclaimed bestselling Black authors writing for teens today—Black Enough is an essential collection of captivating stories about what it; s like to be young and Black in America. A selection of the Schomburg Center; s Black Liberation Reading List. Black is...sisters navigating their relationship at summer camp in Portland, Oregon, as written by Renee Watson. Black is...three friends walking back from the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Young Adult

Black Indians

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Black Indians - 2019

by William Loren Katz

Summary: The compelling account of how two heritages united in their struggle to gain freedom and equality in America. The first paths to freedom taken by runaway slaves led to Native American villages. There, black men and women found acceptance and friendship among our country; s original inhabitants. Though they seldom appear in textbooks and movies, the children of Native- and African-American marriages helped shape the early days of the fur trade, added a new dimension to frontier diplomacy, and...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

The Black Stars

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The Black Stars - 2014

by Dan Krokos

Summary: Mason Stark has a problem with minding his own business. This worked to his advantage when he stole back his world from the alien Tremist. Now Mason is called upon to use that very curiosity as a spy at the Tremist school for soldiers. At least his best friend, Merrin, daughter of the Tremist king, is there to keep an eye on him. Mason; s bound to find trouble, but with the Tremist working on a secret weapon, trouble may come looking for him instead. In this stellar follow-up to The Planet...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Black Swan of Paris

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The Black Swan Of Paris - 2020

by Karen Robards

Summary: "A truly outstanding novel."—Heather Morris, #1 bestselling author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz "Emotional and powerful."—Pam Jenoff, New York Times bestselling author of The Lost Girls of Paris From New York Times bestselling author Karen Robards comes one of the most anticipated novels of the summer... A world at war. A beautiful young star. A mission no one expected. Paris, 1944 Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen. An unwilling darling of the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Black Wings Beating

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Black Wings Beating - 2018

by Alex London

Summary: "Epic thrills, heart-punching romance, and a marvel of a hero" —Adam Silvera, New York Times -bestselling author of They Both Die at the End The people of Uztar have long looked to the sky with hope and wonder. Nothing in their world is more revered than the birds of prey and no one more honored than the falconers who call them to their fists. Brysen strives to be a great falconer—while his twin sister, Kylee, rejects her ancient gifts for the sport and wishes to be free of...  read more »

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

Blanche on the Lam

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Blanche On The Lam - 2017

by Barbara Neely

Summary: Blanche White is a plump, feisty, middle-aged African American housekeeper working for the genteel rich in North Carolina. But when an employer stiffs her, and her checks bounce, she goes on the lam, hiding out as a maid for a wealthy family at their summer home. That plan goes awry when there; s a murder and Blanche becomes the prime suspect. So she; s forced to use her savvy, her sharp wit, and her old-girl network of domestic workers to discover the truth and save her own skin. Along the...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The Book of Rosy

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The Book Of Rosy - 2020

by Rosayra Pablo Cruz

Summary: "Offers hope in the face of desperate odds" – ELLE Magazine, ELLE; s Most Anticipated Books of Summer 2020 "[D]isturbing and unforgettable memoir...This wrenching story brings to vivid life the plight of the many families separated at the U.S.-Mexico border." – Publisher; s Weekly, STARRED REVIEW "[The] haunting and eloquent...narrative of a Guatemalan woman; s desperate search for a better life." -Kirkus, STARRED Review Compelling and urgently important, The Book of Rosy is the...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

The Book of V.

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The Book Of V. - 2020

by Anna Solomon

Summary: **An Audiofile Earphones Award-winning production** For fans of The Hours and Fates and Furies , a bold, kaleidoscopic novel intertwining the lives of three women across three centuries as their stories of sex, power, and desire finally converge in the present day. Lily is a mother and a daughter. And a second wife. And a writer, maybe? Or she was going to be, before she had children. Now, in her rented Brooklyn apartment she; s grappling with her sexual and intellectual desires, while also...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Bookwanderers

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The Bookwanderers - 2019

by Anna James

Summary: A USA Today Bestselling book! A Barnes & Noble Book of the Month! A 2019 Kids; Indie Next List Pick! A National Bestseller! "An affectionate ode to books and book lovers." — Publishers Weekly An enchanting story about the magic of books and the power of imagination from debut author Anna James. Perfect for fans of Inkheart , The Land of Stories , and Story Thieves . Soon to be a major television series! Since her mother; s disappearance, eleven-year-old Tilly Pages has found comfort...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Brave Face

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Brave Face - 2019

by Shaun David Hutchinson

Summary: A YALSA 2020 Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults Selection "[P]rofound...a triumph—a full-throated howl to the moon to remind us why we choose to survive and thrive." —Brendan Kiely, New York Times bestselling author of Tradition "Razor-sharp, deeply revealing, and brutally honest...emotionally raw and deeply insightful." — Booklist (starred review) The critically acclaimed author of We Are the Ants opens up about what led to an attempted suicide in his teens, and his path...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

A Breath Too Late

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A Breath Too Late - 2020

by Rocky Callen

Summary: This program includes an author; s note read by the author For fans of Girl in Pieces , All the Bright Places , and Girl, Interrupted comes a haunting and breathtaking YA contemporary debut novel that packs a powerful message: hope can be found in the darkness. "Achingly poignant . . . a love letter and a life raft to the brokenhearted." – New York Times bestselling author Alison McGhee Seventeen-year-old Ellie had no hope left. Yet the day after she dies by suicide, she finds herself in...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Young Adult

The Brightest Night

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The Brightest Night - 2016

by Tui T. Sutherland

Summary: The dragonets struggle to fulfill the prophecy and—somehow — end the war in this thrilling new installment of the New York Times bestselling Wings of Fire series! One will have the power of wings of fire...Sunny has always taken the Dragonet Prophecy very seriously. If Pyrrhia; s dragons need her, Clay, Tsunami, Glory, and Starflight to end the war, she; s ready to try. She even has some good ideas how to do it, if anyone would listen to her. But shattering news from Morrowseer has...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Broken

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Broken - 2020

by Don Winslow

Summary: "One of America; s greatest storytellers." – Stephen King "Winslow, whose work includes a dozen of the finest crime novels written in the last 20 years, displays all of his strengths, including propulsive narration, compelling characters and a tight, staccato writing style, in ; Broken,; a collection of six remarkable novellas." – Bruce De Silva, Associated Press No matter how you come into this world, you come out broken . . . In six intense short novels connected by the themes of...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Broken People

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Broken People - 2020

by Sam Lansky

Summary: A Vogue Most Anticipated Book of 2020 An O, The Oprah Magazine "LGBTQ Book That Will Change the Literary Landscape in 2020" " Profound and affecting."—Chloe Benjamin "Broken People leads us through the winds of time and memory to offer a riveting portrait of transformation. I am better for having read it."—Jamie Lee Curtis A groundbreaking, incandescent debut novel about coming to grips with the past and ourselves, for fans of Sally Rooney, Hanya Yanagihara and Garth Greenwell "He...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Buried to the Brim

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Buried To The Brim - 2020

by Jenn Mckinlay

Summary: New York Times bestselling author Jenn McKinlay; s beloved Hat Shop duo Scarlett Parker and Vivian Tremont return to don their sleuthing caps and solve a murder that; s death in show. London; s most refined canines and their humans are gearing up for the Pets and Wellness Society; s annual dog show-and Betty Wentworth, favorite aunt to Scarlett; s fiance Harrison and proud owner of corgi front-runner Freddy, knows that this could be their year with the right edge. Never one to turn away a corgi...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

A Burning

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A Burning - 2020

by Megha Majumdar

Summary: A TODAY SHOW #ReadWithJenna BOOK CLUB PICK! For readers of Tommy Orange, Yaa Gyasi, and Jhumpa Lahiri, an electrifying debut novel about three unforgettable characters who seek to rise—to the middle class, to political power, to fame in the movies—and find their lives entangled in the wake of a catastrophe in contemporary India. Jivan is a Muslim girl from the slums, determined to move up in life, who is accused of executing a terrorist attack on a train because of a careless...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The Burning

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The Burning - 2020

by Tim Madigan

Summary: On the morning of June 1, 1921, a white mob numbering in the thousands marched across the railroad tracks dividing black from white in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and obliterated a black community then celebrated as one of America; s most prosperous. Thirty-four square blocks of Tulsa; s Greenwood community were reduced to smoldering rubble. And now, eighty years later, the death toll of what is known as the Tulsa Race Riot is more difficult to pinpoint. Conservative estimates put the number of dead at...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Cajun justice [CD book]

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Cajun Justice - 2020

by James Patterson

Summary: The Louisiana bayou is a unique place to grow up, and it gave Cain Lemaire all the grit and fire he needs to excel at his job. As a Secret Service agent protecting the president, he's living his dream. Until a single night explodes into a scandal that costs him his post. Now he's head of security for a very successful and important CEO. On the surface, it's a step down for Cain. But what seems to be a simple job leads him into a tangled web of corruption, greed, and extortion. Without any backup, Cain is on his own as he races to find justice the only way a born and raised Cajun can.

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space

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Captain Underpants And The Invasion Of The Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies From Outer Space - 2018

by Dav Pilkey

Summary: The third book in Dav Pilkey; s mega-bestselling Captain Underpants series, now available in Sound-O-Rama! George and Harold have played a trick or two on nearly everyone at Jerome Horwitz Elementary. When their latest prank causes the school; s cranky cafeteria ladies to quit, Mr. Krupp hires a trio of unusual replacements—who happen to look an awful lot like aliens! Will that curtain-caped crusader, Captain Underpants, save the day once more? Or will those outer space cafeteria ladies...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Chain of Gold

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Chain Of Gold - 2020

by Cassandra Clare

Summary: INCLUDES "FAIRY TALE OF LONDON" A BONUS SHORT STORY FEATURING WILL AND TESSA #1 New York Times bestseller "A pure distillation of fantasy; s enchanting mirror held up to our own truths." — Entertainment Weekly "Richly imagined...rife with action, intrigue, and smoldering romance." — Publishers Weekly From #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Cassandra Clare comes the first novel in a brand-new trilogy where evil hides in plain sight and love cuts deeper than any blade....  read more »

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

Charcoal Joe

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Charcoal Joe - 2016

by Walter Mosley

Summary: Walter Mosley; s indelible detective Easy Rawlins is back, with a new detective agency and a new mystery to solve. Picking up where his last adventures in Rose Gold left off in L.A. in the late 1960s, Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins finds his life in transition. He; s ready—finally—to propose to his girlfriend, Bonnie Shay, and start a life together. And he; s taken the money he got from the Rose Gold case and, together with two partners, Saul Lynx and Tinsford "Whisper" Natly, has started a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Children of God Storybook Bible

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Children Of God Storybook Bible - 2010

by Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Summary: Creating the first truly global Bible for children of all nationalities, Desmond Tutu retells more than fifty of his most beloved Bible stories, artfully highlighting God; s desire for people of every color and every background to love one another and to find peace and forgiveness in their hearts. The Children of God Storybook Bible represents a marked achievement in portraying the diverse peoples of the Bible and connecting Scripture with the multitude of ethnicities across the globe who seek...  read more »

Genre: Religion & Spirituality

Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder - 2007

by Joanne Fluke

Summary: In her first foray into the sleuthing game, resourceful, red-headed Hannah Swensen must find the right ingredients to solve two perplexing murders. One chilly morning on her way to The Cookie Jar, Hannah discovers Ron, the dairy delivery man, shot dead in his truck. When she begins to investigate, she suspects the dairy owner, but when he, too, is murdered, Hannah must look further afield for the culprit.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The City We Became

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The City We Became - 2020

by N. K. Jemisin

Summary: Five New Yorkers must come together in order to defend their city from an ancient evil in the first book of a stunning new novel by Hugo Award-winning and NYT bestselling author N. K. Jemisin. Every great city has a soul. Some are as ancient as myths, and others are as new and destructive as children. New York City? She; s got six. But every city also has a dark side. A roiling, ancient evil stirs in the halls of power, threatening to destroy the city and her six newborn avatars unless they can come together and stop it once and for all.

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

Clap When You Land

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Clap When You Land - 2020

by Elizabeth Acevedo

Summary: In a novel-in-verse that brims with grief and love, National Book Award-winning and New York Times-bestselling author Elizabeth Acevedo writes about the devastation of loss, the difficulty of forgiveness, and the bittersweet bonds that shape our lives. Don; t miss the audiobook, read by Elizabeth Acevedo, the beloved author and narrator of The Poet X , winner of an Odyssey Honor and an AudioFile Earphones Award winner. Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

Code Name Helene

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Code Name Helene - 2020

by Ariel Lawhon

Summary: "This fully animated portrait of Nancy Wake . . . will fascinate readers of World War II history and thrill fans of fierce, brash, independent women, alike." —LISA WINGATE, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Before We Were Yours BASED ON THE THRILLING REAL-LIFE STORY OF SOCIALITE SPY NANCY WAKE, comes the newest feat of historical fiction from the New York Times bestselling author of I Was Anastasia , featuring the astonishing woman who killed a Nazi with her bare hands and went on...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Cog

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Cog - 2019

by Greg Van Eekhout

Summary: Five robots. One unforgettable journey. Their programming will never be the same. Wall-E meets The Wild Robot in this middle grade instant classic about five robots on a mission to rescue their inventor from the corporation that controls them all. Cog looks like a normal twelve-year-old boy. But his name is short for "cognitive development," and he was built to learn. But after an accident leaves him damaged, Cog wakes up in an unknown lab—and Gina, the scientist who created and cared for...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Color of Law

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The Color Of Law - 2017

by Richard Rothstein

Summary: In this groundbreaking history of the modern American metropolis, Richard Rothstein, a leading authority on housing policy, explodes the myth that America; s cities came to be racially divided through de facto segregation-that is, through individual prejudices, income differences, or the actions of private institutions like banks and real estate agencies. Rather, The Color of Law incontrovertibly makes clear that it was de jure segregation-the laws and policy decisions passed by local, state,...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

The Complete Tales of Peter Rabbit and Friends

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The Complete Tales Of Peter Rabbit And Friends - 2008

by Beatrix Potter

Summary: Beatrix Potter; s amazing universe of animals dressed in human clothing has taught and entertained children for over a century. This volume brings together twenty of Potter; s tales and verses in one book. Hear Peter Rabbit outwit old Mr. McGregor, and Squirrel Nutkin come within a tail; s length of being an owl; s dinner. Listen as a family of mice save the kind tailor of Gloucester, and as Peter and Benjamin Bunny battle a barn cat. Learn how one fierce rabbit is set on the road to honesty....  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Classics

A Computer Called Katherine

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A Computer Called Katherine - 2019

by Suzanne Slade

Summary: The inspiring true story of mathematician Katherine Johnson—made famous by the award-winning film Hidden Figures —who counted and computed her way to NASA and helped put a man on the moon! Katherine knew it was wrong that African Americans didn; t have the same rights as others—as wrong as 5+5=12. She knew it was wrong that people thought women could only be teachers or nurses—as wrong as 10-5=3. And she proved everyone wrong by zooming ahead of her classmates, starting...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Science & Technology

The Confusion of Laurel Graham

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The Confusion Of Laurel Graham - 2019

by Adrienne Kisner

Summary: A teen copes with her grandmother; s coma by becoming obsessed with a mystery bird that she cannot identify in Adrienne Kisner; s sharp and poignant YA audiobook, The Confusion of Laurel Graham . Seventeen-year-old Laurel Graham has a singular, all-consuming ambition in this life: become the most renowned nature photographer and birder in the world. The first step to birding domination is to win the junior nature photographer contest run by prominent Fauna magazine. Winning runs in her...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

COVID-19

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COVID-19 - 2020

by Debora Mackenzie

Summary: In a gripping, accessible narrative, a veteran science journalist lays out the shocking story of how the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic happened and how to make sure this never happens again Over the last 30 years of epidemics and pandemics, we learned every lesson needed to stop this coronavirus outbreak in its tracks. We heeded almost none of them. The result is a pandemic on a scale never before seen in our lifetimes. In this captivating, authoritative, and eye-opening book, science...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Craigslist Confessional

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Craigslist Confessional - 2020

by Helena Dea Bala

Summary: "Touching." — The New York Times For fans of Humans of New York and PostSecret , a collection of raw, urgent, and heartfelt stories, shared anonymously. Helena Dea Bala was an exhausted and isolated DC lobbyist, suffocating under the weight of her student loan debt, when she decided to split her lunch with a man who often panhandled near her office. They chatted effortlessly as they ate; there were no half-truths or white lies, and no fear of judgment. Helena felt connected and unburdened...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture • Self Development

Credible Threat

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Credible Threat - 2020

by J.a. Jance

Summary: Ali Reynolds and her team at High Noon Enterprises must race against the clock to save an archbishop who faces mysterious death threats in yet another "incredible" ( Suspense Magazine ) installment of J.A. Jance; s New York Times bestselling series. Years after her son; s fatal overdose, grieving mother Rachel Higgins learns that his addiction may have grown out of damage suffered at the hands of a pedophile priest while he was in high school. Looking for vengeance, she targets the Catholic...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Credible threat [CD book]

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Credible Threat - 2020

by Judith A Jance

Summary: Years after her son's fatal overdose, grieving mother Rachel Higgins learns that his addiction may have grown out of damage suffered at the hands of a pedophile priest while he was in high school. Looking for vengeance, she targets the Catholic Church's most visible local figure, Archbishop Francis Gillespie. When the archbishop begins receiving anonymous threats, local police dismiss them, saying they're not credible. So he turns to his friends, Ali Reynolds and her husband, B. Simpson. With...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

The Cross and the Lynching Tree

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The Cross And The Lynching Tree - 2020

by James H. Cone

Summary: The cross and the lynching tree are the two most emotionally charged symbols in the history of the African American community. In this powerful work, theologian James H. Cone explores these symbols and their interconnection in the history and souls of black folk.

Genre: History & Culture

The Crossover

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The Crossover - 2014

by Kwame Alexander

Summary: Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Cut and Run

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Cut And Run - 2020

by Allison Brennan

Summary: New York Times bestseller Brennan; s latest novel featuring FBI Agent Lucy Kincaid finds her searching for a missing child in Cut and Run . "BRENNAN [IS] A MASTER." —Associated Press FBI Agent Lucy Kincaid is dead-set on solving a cold case—even if the original investigators stonewall her every step of the way. A violent storm has uncovered the remains of a family that authorities assumed fled the country years ago to avoid prosecution. But the body of the youngest Albright son...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Dachshund through the snow [CD book]

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Dachshund Through The Snow - 2019

by David Rosenfelt

Summary: Lawyer Andy Carpenter and his wife, Laurie, have started a new Christmas tradition. Their local pet store has a Christmas tree, where instead of ornaments there are wishes from those in need. One poignant wish leads Andy to a child named Danny, whose selfless plea strikes a chord. Danny asked Santa for a coat for his mother, a sweater for his dachshund, Murphy, and for the safe return of his missing father.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Daddy's girls [CD book]

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Daddy's Girls - 2020

by Danielle Steel

Summary: After the death of his wife, Texas ranch hand JT Tucker took his three small daughters to California to start a new life. With almost no money, a will of iron, and hard work, he eventually built the biggest ranch in California. Caroline, the youngest, was overlooked by her father for her entire life and fled to become a wife, mother, and writer in Marin County. Gemma, his declared favorite, sought out Hollywood glamour and success and became a major television star. Kate, the eldest, stayed at...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Daddy; s Girls

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Daddy; S Girls - 2020

by Danielle Steel

Summary: In Danielle Steels riveting novel, three women raised by their father on a sprawling California ranch now confront difficult truths about their past. Decades ago, after the death of his wife, Texas ranch hand JT Tucker took his three small daughters to California to start a new life. With almost no money, a will of iron, and hard work, he eventually built the biggest ranch in California. But when he dies suddenly at the age of sixty-four, the ranch is inherited by his three daughterseach of...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Dance Away with Me

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Dance Away With Me - 2020

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Summary: At long last, the legendary New York Times bestselling author returns with a heartfelt novel of womanhood, a wild heart, and the healing power of love. Run, run, as fast as you can! When life throws her one setback too many, midwife and young widow Tess Hartsong takes off for Runaway Mountain. In this small town high in the Tennessee mountains, surrounded by nature, she hopes to outrun her heartbreak and find the solace she needs to heal. But instead of peace and quiet, she encounters an...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Dance away with me [CD book]

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Dance Away With Me - 2020

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Summary: When life throws her one setback too many, midwife and young widow Tess Hartsong takes off for Runaway Mountain. In this small town high in the Tennessee mountains, surrounded by nature, she hopes to outrun her heartbreak and find the solace she needs to heal. But instead of peace and quiet, she encounters an enigmatic artist with a craving for solitude, a fairy-tale sprite with too many secrets, a helpless infant, a passel of curious teens, and a town suspicious of outsiders, especially one as...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Dancing Hands

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Dancing Hands - 2019

by Margarita Engle

Summary: As a little girl, Teresa Carreno loved to let her hands dance across the beautiful keys of the piano. If she felt sad, music cheered her up, and when she was happy, the piano helped her share that joy. Soon she was writing her own songs and performing in grand cathedrals. Then a revolution in Venezuela forced her family to flee to the United States. Teresa felt lonely in this unfamiliar place, where few of the people she met spoke Spanish. Worst of all, there was fighting in her new home,...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Darkstalker

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Darkstalker - 2016

by Tui T. Sutherland

Summary: Before the battle of the SandWing queens; before the prophecy and the dragonets sent to save Pyrrhia from endless war; a long, long time ago...evil was born. In alternating chapters, this Wings of Fire special edition takes readers back to the very beginning, when powerful, mythical dragons Clearsight, Fathom, and Darkstalker—the most dangerous dragon of all—were just dragonets. When the future was bright and uncertain, when no one had been betrayed or had their heart broken. This is the origin story that changes everything.

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Daughters of Erietown

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The Daughters Of Erietown - 2020

by Connie Schultz

Summary: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Hidden desires, long-held secrets, and the sacrifices people make for family are at the heart of this powerful first novel by the popular Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist. "A moving, unforgettable story about time, progress, and how the mistakes of one generation get repeated or repaired by the next."—J. Courtney Sullivan, New York Times bestselling author of Saints for All Occasions 1957, Clayton Valley, Ohio. Ellie has the best grades in her class. Her...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Day of Tears

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Day Of Tears - 2013

by Julius Lester

Summary: As did his father before him, Pierce Butler treats his plantation slaves like family. But massive gambling debts force him to sell 429 "family" members. When the auction begins, torrential rain falls-not stopping until the final slave is sold the next day. The ominous rainfall prompts these words: "This ain; t rain. This is God; s tears." Based on the largest slave auction in U.S. history, this poignant montage is the fictionalized account of that 1859 Georgia tragedy. All the shrieks and...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Day You Begin

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The Day You Begin - 2018

by Jacqueline Woodson

Summary: Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People; s Literature A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson has created a poignant, yet heartening audiobook about finding courage to connect, even when you feel scared and alone. There will be times when you walk into a room and no one there is quite like you. There are many reasons to feel different. Maybe it; s how you look or talk, or where you; re from; maybe it; s what you eat, or...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Dealing in Dreams

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Dealing In Dreams - 2019

by Lilliam Rivera

Summary: The Outsiders meets Mad Max: Fury Road in this fast-paced dystopian novel about sisterhood and the cruel choices people are forced to make in order to survive. At night, Las Mal Criadas own these streets. Sixteen-year-old Nalah leads the fiercest all-girl crew in Mega City. That role brings with it violent throwdowns and access to the hottest boydega clubs, but Nala quickly grows weary of her questionable lifestyle. Her dream is to get off the streets and make a home in the exclusive Mega...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

Death on the Nile

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Death On The Nile - 2012

by Agatha Christie

Summary: SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE RELEASING OCTOBER 9, 2020 — DIRECTED BY AND STARRING KENNETH BRANAGH Beloved detective Hercule Poirot embarks on a journey to Egypt in one of Agatha Christie; s most famous mysteries, Death on the Nile. The tranquility of a cruise along the Nile was shattered by the discovery that Linnet Ridgeway had been shot through the head. She was young, stylish, and beautiful. A girl who had everything . . . until she lost her life. Hercule Poirot recalled an...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Demagogue

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Demagogue - 2020

by Larry Tye

Summary: The definitive biography of the most dangerous demagogue in American history, based on first-ever access to his personal and professional papers, medical and military records, and recently unsealed transcripts of his closed-door Congressional hearings In the long history of American demagogues from Huey Long to Donald Trump, never has one man caused so much damage in such a short time as Senator Joseph McCarthy. We still use "McCarthyism" to stand for outrageous charges of guilt by association,...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture • Politics & Government

Democracy in One Book or Less

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Democracy In One Book Or Less - 2020

by David Litt

Summary: Bill Bryson meets Thomas Frank in the true story of how power-hungry politicians broke American democracy — and why fixing it is easier than you think—from the New York Times bestselling author of Thanks, Obama Here; s something true for almost every American. The democracy you live in today is different – completely different – than the democracy you were born into. Since 1980, the number of Americans legally barred from voting has more than doubled. Since the 1990s,...  read more »

Genre: Politics & Government

Destination Wedding

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Destination Wedding - 2020

by Diksha Basu

Summary: From the internationally bestselling author of The Windfall . . . . What could go wrong at a lavish Indian wedding with your best friend and your entire family? "A witty and romantic novel perfect for all readers."—Terry McMillan, author of It; s Not All Downhill From Here When Tina Das finds herself at a crossroads both professionally and personally, she wonders if a weeklong trip to Delhi for her cousin; s lavish wedding might be just the right kind of escape. Maybe a little time away...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The Deviant; s War

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The Deviant; S War - 2020

by Eric Cervini

Summary: A Publishers Weekly most anticipated spring book From a young Harvard- and Cambridge-trained historian, the secret history of the fight for gay rights that began a generation before Stonewall. In 1957, Frank Kameny, a rising astronomer working for the U.S. Defense Department in Hawaii, received a summons to report immediately to Washington, D.C. The Pentagon had reason to believe he was a homosexual, and after a series of humiliating interviews, Kameny, like countless gay men and women before...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Devolution

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Devolution - 2020

by Max Brooks

Summary: The #1 New York Times bestselling author of World War Z is back with "the Bigfoot thriller you didn; t know you needed in your life, and one of the greatest horror novels I; ve ever read" (Blake Crouch, author of Dark Matter and Recursion ). As the ash and chaos from Mount Rainier; s eruption swirled and finally settled, the story of the Greenloop massacre has passed unnoticed, unexamined . . . until now. The journals of resident Kate Holland, recovered from the town; s bloody wreckage, capture...  read more »

Genres: Mysteries & Thrillers • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Devoted [CD book]

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Devoted - 2020

by Dean R Koontz

Summary: Woody Bookman hasn't spoken a word in his eleven years of life. Not when his father died in a freak accident. Not when his mother, Megan, tells him she loves him. For Megan, keeping her boy safe and happy is what matters. But Woody believes a monstrous evil was behind his father's death and now threatens him and his mother. And he's not alone in his thoughts. An ally unknown to him is listening. A uniquely gifted dog with a heart as golden as his breed, Kipp is devoted beyond reason to people....  read more »

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Diamond City--A Novel

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Diamond City--A Novel - 2020

by Francesca Flores

Summary: "A thrilling adventure, through a vibrant city as alive as any character, about a girl willing to do anything to better her circumstances. " – Emily A. Duncan, New York Times bestselling author of Wicked Saints Good things don; t happen to girls who come from nothing...unless they risk everything. Fierce and ambitious, Aina Solis as sharp as her blade and as mysterious as the blood magic she protects. After the murder of her parents, Aina takes a job as an assassin to survive and finds a...  read more »

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

The Dilemma

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The Dilemma - 2020

by B. A. Paris

Summary: A woman; s birthday party takes a dark turn in a poignant, heart-stopping new novel from the reigning queen of suspense, NYT and USA Today bestselling author of Behind Closed Doors , The Breakdown , and Bring Me Back . "A heartbreaking page-turner that will have you up at night reading just one more chapter." — Catherine Steadman , #1 New York Times bestselling author of Something in the Water "The phenomenal B. A. Paris has done it again! I devoured The Dilemma in one sitting—it...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The dilemma [CD book]

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The Dilemma - 2020

by B A Paris

Summary: It's Livia's 40th birthday, and her husband Adam is throwing her the party of a lifetime to make up for the wedding they never had. Everyone she loves will be there, except her daughter Marnie, who|s studying abroad. But Livia is secretly glad Marnie won|t be there. Livia has recently uncovered a secret about their daughter which, if revealed, will shake the foundation of their family to its core. She needs to tell Adam, but she|s waiting until the party is over so they can have this last happy...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

Disability Visibility

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Disability Visibility - 2020

by Alice Wong

Summary: One in five people in the United States lives with a disability. Some disabilities are visible, others less apparent—but all are underrepresented in media and popular culture. Now, just in time for the thirtieth anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, activist Alice Wong brings together this urgent, galvanizing collection of contemporary essays by disabled people. From original pieces by up-and-coming authors like Keah Brown and Haben Girma, to blog posts, manifestos,...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

A Discovery of Witches

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A Discovery Of Witches - 2011

by Deborah Harkness

Summary: Deborah Harkness has received Fulbright, Guggenheim, and National Humanities Center Fellowships. In A Discovery of Witches, scholar Diana Bishop mistakenly requests a bewitched manuscript for her research. She belongs to a family of witches-but because she; s avoiding using her powers in favor of scientific pursuits, she sends the manuscript back into storage. What she doesn; t realize is, she; s already started down a path toward a life she wants to avoid. ". [a] blackly comic dissection of the family ."-Guardian

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Mysteries & Thrillers

The Distance Between Us

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The Distance Between Us - 2014

by Kasie West

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Caymen Meyers learned early that the rich are not to be trusted. And after years of studying them from behind the cash register of her mom; s porcelain-doll shop, she has seen nothing to prove otherwise. Enter Xander Spence-he; s tall, handsome, and oozing rich. Despite his charming ways and the fact that he seems to be one of the first people who actually gets her, she; s smart enough to know that his interest won; t last. Because if there; s one thing she; s learned from...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Young Adult

Dollars and Sense

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Dollars And Sense - 2017

by Dan Ariely

Summary: Blending humor and behavioral economics, the New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational delves into the truly illogical world of personal finance to help people better understand why they make bad financial decisions, and gives them the knowledge they need to make better ones. Why does paying for things often feel like it causes physical pain? Why does it cost you money to act as your own real estate agent? Why are we comfortable overpaying for something now just because we; ve...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

Dory Dory Black Sheep

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Dory Dory Black Sheep - 2016

by Abby Hanlon

Summary: Everyone; s favorite rascal turns learning to read into a hilarious adventure through the power of imagination Ever since Dory met Rosabelle, a real true friend whose imagination and high spirits match her own, school has been pretty good. But now the class is learning to read, and it; s proving to be a challenge for Dory. While Rosabelle can read chapter books in her head, Dory is stuck with baby books about a happy little farm. Dory wishes for a potion to turn her into a reader but things...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Dory Fantasmagory: Head in the Clouds

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Dory Fantasmagory: Head In The Clouds - 2018

by Abby Hanlon

Summary: A loose tooth leads to hilarious hijinks with the tooth fairy in book four of the wonderfully imaginative Dory Fantasmagory series. Dory has her first loose tooth, and, with her usual over-the-top excitement, she cannot stop talking about the tooth fairy. Naturally, this drives her brother and sister crazy. But it also sparks a serious jealous streak in her nemesis, Mr. Gobble Cracker, who wants all of Dory; s attention to herself. But Mrs. Gobble Gracker has decided to steal the tooth fairy; s...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Dory Fantasmagory Series, Book 1

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Dory Fantasmagory Series, Book 1 - 2015

by Abby Hanlon

Summary: Move over, Junie B. Jones and Ivy & Bean! Here comes a lovably energetic little sister with a BIG personality—and an imagination to match! As the youngest in her family, Dory really wants attention, and more than anything she wants her brother and sister to play with her. But she; s too much of a baby for them, so she; s left to her own devices—including her wild imagination and untiring energy. Her siblings may roll their eyes at her childish games, but Dory has lots of things to...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Dory Fantasmagory--The Real True Friend

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Dory Fantasmagory--The Real True Friend - 2015

by Abby Hanlon

Summary: Fans of Junie B. Jones and Ivy and Bean will love this new story about the spunky little rascal with big ideas. The star of Dory Fantasmagory is heading to school. Her older siblings, Luke and Violet, warn her to leave her imaginary friend, Mary, at home—or better yet, leave her whole imagination at home! Dory is determined to behave like a "regular old girl who never gets in trouble," but on her very first day she meets a new friend, a girl whose imagination and style are just about as...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Dreams of the Overworked

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Dreams Of The Overworked - 2020

by Christine M. Beckman

Summary: In Dreams of the Overworked, Christine M. Beckman and Melissa Mazmanian offer vivid sketches of daily life for nine families, capturing what it means to live, work, and parent in a world of impossible expectations, now amplified unlike ever before by smart devices. We are invited into homes and offices, where we recognize the crushing pressure of unraveling plans, and the healing warmth of being together. Moreover, we witness the constant planning that goes into a "good" day, often with the aid...  read more »

Genre: Self Development

Drum Dream Girl

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Drum Dream Girl - 2016

by Margarita Engle

Summary: Girls cannot be drummers. Long ago on an island filled with music, no one questioned that rule—until the drum dream girl. In her city of drumbeats, she dreamed of pounding tall congas and tapping small bongos. She had to keep quiet. She had to practice in secret. But when at last her dream-bright music was heard, everyone sang and danced and decided that both girls and boys should be free to drum and dream. Inspired by the childhood of Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, a Chinese-African-Cuban...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Empty

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Empty - 2020

by Susan Burton

Summary: An editor at This American Life reveals the searing story of the secret binge-eating that dominated her adolescence and shapes her still. "A smart, brave gift to the world. Bravo!"—Mary Karr, author of The Art of Memoir and The Liar; s Club For almost thirty years, Susan Burton hid her obsession with food and the secret life of compulsive eating and starving that dominated her adolescence. This is the relentlessly honest, fiercely intelligent story of living with both anorexia and...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Self Development

An Enchantment of Ravens

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An Enchantment Of Ravens - 2017

by Margaret Rogerson

Summary: An instant New York Times bestseller! An Indie Next Top 10 Pick A Parents; Choice Silver Honor Winner "A funny, action-packed, and sweet romance." — School Library Journal (starred review) "A phenomenal read." — RT Book Reviews A skilled painter must stand up to the ancient power of the faerie courts—even as she falls in love with a faerie prince—in this gorgeous bestseller that; s "an ideal pick for fans of Holly Black, Maggie Stiefvater, and Laini Taylor" ( Publishers...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

The end of her [CD book]

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The End Of Her - 2020

by Shari Lapeña

Summary: In upstate New York, Stephanie and Patrick are adjusting to life with their colicky twin babies. The girls are a handful, but Stephanie doesn't mind being a stay-at-home mom, taking care of them while Patrick does the nine to five to pay the bills. When a woman from Patrick's past drops in on them unexpectedly, raising questions about his late first wife, Stephanie supports her husband wholeheartedly. She knows the car accident all those many years ago was just that -- an accident. But Erica is...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The End of White Politics

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The End Of White Politics - 2020

by Zerlina Maxwell

Summary: In the entire history of the United States of America, we; ve never elected a woman as our president. And we; ve only had one president who was not a white man. After working on two presidential campaigns (for Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton), MSNBC political analyst and SiriusXM host Zerlina Maxwell gained first-hand knowledge of everything liberals have been doing right over the past few elections—and everything they are still doing wrong. Ultimately, these errors worked in President...  read more »

Genre: Politics & Government

The Everlasting Rose

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The Everlasting Rose - 2019

by Dhonielle Clayton

Summary: With a price on her head, the evil Queen Sophia out for blood, and no idea who to trust, Camellia Beaureguard, the former favorite Belle, must race against time to find the ailing Princess Charlotte, who has disappeared without a trace. Sophia; s imperial forces will stop at nothing to keep Camille, her sister Edel, and her loyal guard, Remy, from returning Charlotte to the palace and her rightful place as queen. With the help of an underground resistance movement called the Iron Ladies-a...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

Eversea

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Eversea - 2017

by Natasha Boyd

Summary: An orphaned, small-town, southern girl, held hostage by responsibility and self-doubt. A Hollywood A-list megastar, on the run from his latest scandal, with everything to lose. A chance encounter that leads to an unlikely arrangement and epic love affair that will change them both forever. When his costar and real-life girlfriend is caught cheating on him with her director, A-list hottie Jack Eversea heads to sleepy Butler Cove, South Carolina. He hopes the sultry southern heat in this tiny...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Exciting Times

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Exciting Times - 2020

by Naoise Dolan

Summary: "This debut novel about an Irish expat millennial teaching English and finding romance in Hong Kong is half Sally Rooney love triangle, half glitzy Crazy Rich Asians high living—and guaranteed to please." — Vogue AN ANTICIPATED BOOK FROM: Vogue * Elle * O, the Oprah Magazine * Esquire * Harper; s Bazaar * PopSugar * LitHub An intimat e, bracingly intelligent debut novel about a millennial Irish expat who becomes entangled in a love triangle with a male banker and a female lawyer Ava...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Fair warning [CD book]

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Fair Warning - 2020

by Michael Connelly

Summary: Veteran reporter Jack McEvoy has taken down killers before, but when a woman he had a one-night stand with is murdered in a particularly brutal way, McEvoy realizes he might be facing a criminal mind unlike any he's ever encountered. McEvoy investigates -- against the warnings of the police and his own editor -- and makes a shocking discovery that connects the crime to other mysterious deaths across the country. But his inquiry hits a snag when he himself becomes a suspect. As he races to clear...  read more »

Genres: Legal • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Far away [Playaway]

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Far Away - 2019

by Lisa Graff

Summary: Twelve-year-old CJ believes her mom is dead and that she can only communicate with her through her aunt, who is a medium, but when CJ finds out that her mother is actually alive, she goes on a journey to find her.

Genre: Children's Books

Fatal Invention

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Fatal Invention - 2020

by Dorothy Roberts

Summary: An incisive, groundbreaking book that examines how a biological concept of race is a myth that promotes inequality in a supposedly "post-racial" era. Though the Human Genome Project proved that human beings are not naturally divided by race, the emerging fields of personalized medicine, reproductive technologies, genetic genealogy, and DNA databanks are attempting to resuscitate race as a biological category written in our genes. This groundbreaking book by legal scholar and social critic...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Science & Technology

Fear Is a Choice

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Fear Is A Choice - 2020

by James Conner

Summary: From fighting for his life to pursuing a career in the NFL, ACC Player of the Year and star Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner shares how his choice to not fear the unknown made all the difference in his extraordinary journey. During his first two years at the University of Pittsburgh, running back James Conner became one of the Panthers; biggest stars, breaking records and winning the adoration of fans. Then, in the first game of his junior year, disaster struck in the form of a...  read more »

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

The Fire This Time

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The Fire This Time - 2016

by Jesmyn Ward

Summary: National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward takes James Baldwin; s 1963 examination of race in America, The Fire Next Time, as a jumping off point for this groundbreaking collection of essays and poems about race from the most important voices of her generation and our time. In light of recent tragedies and widespread protests across the nation, The Progressive magazine republished one of its most famous pieces: James Baldwin; s 1962 "Letter to My Nephew," which was later published in his landmark...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Firing point [CD book]

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Firing Point - 2020

by Tom Clancy

Summary: While on vacation in Barcelona, Jack Ryan, Jr. is surprised to run into an old friend at a small cafe´. At first, Renee Moore seems surprised to see Jack, but then she just seems irritated and distracted. After making plans to meet later, Jack leaves, only to miss the opportunity ever to speak to Renee again, as the cafe´ is destroyed minutes later by a suicide bomber. A desperate Jack plunges back into the ruins to save his friend, but it's too late. As she dies in his arms, she utters one...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The first rule [CD book]

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The First Rule - 2010

by Robert Crais

Summary: Frank Meyer had the American dream -- until the day a professional crew invaded his home and murdered everyone inside. The police think Meyer was hiding something very bad, but Joe Pike does not. With the help of Elvis Cole, Pike sets out on a hunt of his own -- an investigation that quickly entangles them both in a web of ancient grudges, blood ties, blackmail, vengeance, double crosses, and cutthroat criminals.

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction

Five Days

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Five Days - 2020

by Wes Moore

Summary: "An illuminating portrait of Baltimore in the aftermath of the April 2015 death of Freddie Gray . . . Readers will be enthralled by this propulsive account."— Publishers Weekly From the New York Times bestselling author of The Other Wes Moore , a kaleidoscopic account of five days in the life of a city on the edge, told through eight characters on the front lines of the uprising that overtook Baltimore and riveted the world When Freddie Gray was arrested for possessing an "illegal knife"...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Freedom is a Constant Struggle

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Freedom Is A Constant Struggle - 2016

by Angela Y. Davis

Summary: In these newly collected essays, interviews, and speeches, world-renowned activist and scholar Angela Y. Davis illuminates the connections between struggles against state violence and oppression throughout history and around the world.

Genres: History & Culture • Politics & Government

Freedom Soup

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Freedom Soup - 2019

by Tami Charles

Summary: The shake-shake of maracas vibrates down to my toes. Ti Gran; s feet tap-tap to the rhythm. Every year, Haitians all over the world ring in the new year by eating a special soup, a tradition dating back to the Haitian Revolution. This year, Ti Gran is teaching Belle how to make the soup—Freedom Soup—just like she was taught when she was a little girl. Together, they dance and clap as they prepare the holiday feast, and Ti Gran tells Belle about the history of the soup, the history...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Friends and Strangers

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Friends And Strangers - 2020

by J. Courtney Sullivan

Summary: Ex-New Yorker Elisabeth, an accomplished journalist and new mother, is struggling to adjust to life in a small town. Alone in the house with her infant son all day, she feels uneasy, adrift. She neglects her work, losing untold hours to her Brooklyn moms' Facebook group, her "influencer" sister's Instagram feed, and text messages with the best friend she never sees anymore. She hires Sam, a senior at the local women's college, to babysit. Sam is struggling with a romantic entanglement that...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation

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From #BlackLivesMatter To Black Liberation - 2016

by Keeanga-yamahtta Taylor

Summary: The eruption of mass protests in the wake of the police murders of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and Eric Garner in New York City have challenged the impunity with which officers of the law carry out violence against black people and punctured the illusion of a postracial America. The Black Lives Matter movement has awakened a new generation of activists. In this stirring and insightful analysis, activist and scholar Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor surveys the historical and contemporary ravages...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Politics & Government

From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler [Playaway]

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From The Mixed-up Files Of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler - 2010

by E L Konigsburg

Summary: Having run away with her younger brother to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, twelve-year-old Claudia strives to keep things in order in their new home and to become a changed person and a heroine to herself.

Genre: Children's Books

Frozen Storybook Collection

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Frozen Storybook Collection - 2017

by Disney Press

Summary: Frozen fun! Join all your favorite Frozen characters on one thrilling journey after another! Visit the snowgies with Olaf, participate in an ice-carving contest with Anna and Kristoff, celebrate Elsa; s birthday, and more! This enchanting collection brings the magic of Arendelle to life! This expanded audio edition contains the Frozen Storybook Collection , featuring eighteen stories, plus an additional nine stories not included in the print version.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Future Earth

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The Future Earth - 2020

by Eric Holthaus

Summary: The first hopeful book about climate change, The Future Earth shows readers how to reverse the short- and long-term effects of climate change over the next three decades. The basics of climate science are easy. We know it is entirely human-caused. Which means its solutions will be similarly human-led. In The Future Earth, leading climate change advocate and weather-related journalist Eric Holthaus ("the Rebel Nerd of Meteorology"—Rolling Stone) offers a radical vision of our future,...  read more »

Genres: Politics & Government • Science & Technology

The German Heiress

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The German Heiress - 2020

by Anika Scott

Summary: "Meticulously researched and plotted like a noir thriller, The German Heiress tells a different story of WWII— of characters grappling with their own guilt and driven by the question of what they could have done to change the past." —Jessica Shattuck, New York Times bestselling author of The Women in the Castle For readers of The Alice Network and The Lost Girls of Paris, an immersive, heart-pounding debut about a German heiress on the run in post-World War II Germany. Clara...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The Girl from Widow Hills

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The Girl From Widow Hills - 2020

by Megan Miranda

Summary: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Last House Guest —a Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick—comes a riveting new novel of psychological suspense about a young woman plagued by night terrors after a childhood trauma who wakes one evening to find a corpse at her feet. Everyone knows the story of "the girl from Widow Hills." Arden Maynor was just a child when she was swept away while sleepwalking during a terrifying rainstorm and went missing for days. Strangers and friends,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The girl from Widow Hills [CD book]

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The Girl From Widow Hills - 2020

by Megan Miranda

Summary: Arden Maynor was just six years old when she was swept away while sleepwalking in a rainstorm. Fame as the survivor of Widow Hills undid her life, until she moves far away and changes her name. She begins to feel like she's being watched and, soon, her past comes back to haunt her.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Girl with More Than One Heart

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The Girl With More Than One Heart - 2018

by Laura Geringer Bass

Summary: There are times we all feel we need more than one heart to get through. When Briana; s father dies, she imagines she has a new heart growing inside her. It speaks to her in her Dad; s voice. Some of its commands are mysterious. Find Her! it says. Be Your Own! How can Briana "be her own" when her grieving mother needs her to take care of her demanding little brother all the time? When all her grandpa can do is tell stories instead of being the "rock" she needs? When her not-so-normal home life...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Girl, Woman, Other

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Girl, Woman, Other - 2020

by Bernardine Evaristo

Summary: From one of Britain; s most celebrated writers of color, Girl, Woman, Other is a magnificent portrayal of the intersections of identity and a moving and hopeful story of an interconnected group of Black British women. Winner of the 2019 Booker Prize and short-listed for the Gordon Burn Prize, Girl, Woman, Other paints a vivid portrait of the state of post-Brexit Britain, as well as looking back to the legacy of Britain; s colonial history in Africa and the Caribbean. The twelve central...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The glass hotel [CD book]

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The Glass Hotel - 2020

by Emily St John Mandel

Summary: Vincent is a bartender at the Hotel Caiette, a five-star hotel on the northernmost tip of Vancouver Island. On the night she meets Jonathan Alkaitis, a hooded figure scrawls a message on the lobby's glass wall: Why don't you swallow broken glass. Leon Prevant, a shipping executive for Neptune-Avramidis, reads the words and orders a drink to calm down. Alkaitis, the owner of the hotel and a wealthy investment manager, arrives too late to read the threat, never knowing it was intended for him. He...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Psychologica

The Golden Cage

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The Golden Cage - 2020

by Camilla Lckberg

Summary: A CrimeReads Most Anticipated Book of 2020 "Läckberg outdoes herself with this delectable tale of revenge... Sexy... exquisite... scorching." — Publishers Weekly, starred An exhilarating new novel from a global superstar—a sexy, over-the-top psychological thriller that tells the story of the scorned wife of a billionaire and her delicious plot to get her revenge and bring him to his knees. Faye has loved Jack since they were students at business school. Jack, the perpetual...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The Golden Thread

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The Golden Thread - 2020

by Ravi Somaiya

Summary: A true story of spies and intrigue surrounding one of the most enduring unsolved mysteries of the 20th century, investigative reporter Ravi Somaiya uncovers the story behind the death of renowned diplomat and UN Secretary General Dag Hammarskjold. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px ; Times New Roman; } p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px ; Times New Roman; ; min-height: 15.0px} On Sept. 17, 1961, Dag Hammarskjold boarded a Douglas DC6 propeller plane on the...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Gone by midnight [CD book]

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Gone By Midnight - 2020

by Candice Fox

Summary: On the fifth floor of the White Caps Hotel, four young boys are left alone while their parents dine downstairs. But when one of the parents checks on the children at midnight, they discover one of them is missing. The boys swear they stayed in their room. CCTV confirms that none of them left the building. No trace of the child is found. Now the hunt is on to find him, before it's too late and before the search for a boy becomes a search for a body.

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

The Guest List

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The Guest List - 2020

by Lucy Foley

Summary: A REESE; S BOOK CLUB PICK "I loved this book. It gave me the same waves of happiness I get from curling up with a classic Christie...The alternating points of view keep you guessing, and guessing wrong." — Alex Michaelides, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Silent Patient "Evok[es] the great Agatha Christie classics...Pay close attention to seemingly throwaway details about the characters; pasts. They are all clues." — New York Times Book Review A wedding celebration...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The guest list [CD book]

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The Guest List - 2020

by Lucy Foley

Summary: On an island off the coast of Ireland, guests gather to celebrate two people joining their lives together as one. The groom : handsome and charming, a rising television star. The bride : smart and ambitious, a magazine publisher. It's a wedding for a magazine, or for a celebrity : the designer dress, the remote location, the luxe party favors, the boutique whiskey. The cell phone service may be spotty and the waves may be rough, but every detail has been expertly planned and will be expertly...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Guinevere Deception

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The Guinevere Deception - 2019

by Kiersten White

Summary: "Fascinating. . . . Kiersten White has taken the best parts of the Arthurian legend and made them all her own."—Renée Ahdieh, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Wrath and the Dawn series. A new fantasy series set in the world of Camelot that bestselling author Christina Lauren calls "brilliant," reimagining the Arthurian legend . . . where nothing is as magical and terrifying as a girl. Princess Guinevere has come to Camelot to wed a stranger: the charismatic King Arthur....  read more »

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

Hair Love

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Hair Love - 2020

by Matthew A. Cherry

Summary: Zuri; s hair has a mind of its own. It kinks, coils, and curls every which way. Zuri knows it; s beautiful. When Daddy steps in to style it for an extra special occasion, he has a lot to learn. But he LOVES his Zuri, and he; ll do anything to make her—and her hair—happy. Tender and empowering, Hair Love is an ode to loving your natural hair—and a celebration of daddies and daughters everywhere.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Half Moon Bay [CD book]

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Half Moon Bay - 2020

by Jonathan Kellerman

Summary: Deputy Coroner Clay Edison has his hands full. He's got a new baby who won't sleep. He's working the graveyard shift. And he's trying, for once, to mind his own business. Then comes the first call. Workers demolishing a local park have made a haunting discovery: the decades-old skeleton of a child. But whose? And how did it get there? No sooner has Clay begun to investigate than he receives a second call -- this one from a local businessman, wondering if the body could belong to his sister. She...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers

Halfway to Perfect

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Halfway To Perfect - 2013

by Nikki Grimes

Summary: When Dyamonde Daniel; s friend Damaris suddenly becomes a picky eater, it doesn; t take Dyamonde long to figure out the problem: Damaris is secretly dieting because some mean girls teased her about her weight. Dyamonde can; t let her friend go on this way. But how can she make Damaris see that she is perfect just the way she is?It turns out Damaris isn; t the only one in their class facing this problem. A girl named Amberline is also being picked on the same way. Soon Dyamonde and Damaris...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

A handful of stars [Playaway]

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A Handful Of Stars - 2015

by Cynthia Lord

Summary: When her blind dog slips his collar, twelve-year old Lily meets Salma Santiago, a young Hispanic girl whose migrant family are in Maine for the blueberry-picking season, and, based partly on their mutual love of dogs, the two forge a friendship while painting bee boxes for Lily's grandfather -- but as the Blueberry Queen pageant approaches Lily and Selma are confronted with some of the hard truths of prejudice and migrant life.

Genre: Children's Books

Harley in the Sky

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Harley In The Sky - 2020

by Akemi Dawn Bowman

Summary: The Greatest Showman meets This Is Us by way of Sarah Dessen in this heart-wrenching, hopeful contemporary novel about a multiracial teen who risks it all to follow her dreams by joining the circus, from the critically acclaimed author of Starfish. Harley Milano has dreamed of becoming a trapeze artist for as long as she can remember. With parents who run a famous circus in Las Vegas, she spends almost every night in the big top watching their lead aerialist perform, wishing with all her heart...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

Harry Potter y la piedra filosofal

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Harry Potter Y La Piedra Filosofal - 2019

by J. K. Rowling

Summary: "Con las manos temblorosas, Harry le dio la vuelta al sobre y vio un sello de lacre purpura con un escudo de armas: un leon, un aguila, un tejon y una serpiente, que rodeaban una gran letra hache." Harry Potter jamas ha oido hablar de Hogwarts hasta que las cartas comienzan a llegar al numero cuatro de Privet Drive, pero sus siniestros tios se apropian rapidamente de estos pergaminos amarillentos que llevan la direccion escrita en tinta verde y un sello purpura. Luego, en su undecimo...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Have You Seen Me?

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Have You Seen Me? - 2020

by Kate White

Summary: From New York Times bestselling author Kate White comes a gripping novel about one woman; s dangerous quest to recover lost memories someone would rather she never find. The key to her missing memories could bring relief—or unlock her worst nightmares. On a cold, rainy morning, finance journalist Ally Linden arrives soaked to the bone at her Manhattan office, only to find that she; s forgotten her keycard. When her boss shows, he; s shocked to see her—because, he explains, she hasn;...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Heart of a Shepherd

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Heart Of A Shepherd - 2009

by Rosanne Parry

Summary: From acclaimed author of A Wolf Called Wander , Rosanne Parry welcomes readers into the Heartland in this tender coming-of-age story. When Brother; s dad is shipped off to Iraq, along with the rest of his reserve unit, Brother must help his grandparents keep the ranch going. He; s determined to maintain it just as his father left it, in the hope that doing so will ensure his father; s safe return. The hardships Brother faces will not only change the ranch, but also reveal his true calling.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Henna Artist

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The Henna Artist - 2020

by Alka Joshi

Summary: A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER A REESE WITHERSPOON x HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK CLUB PICK "Eloquent and moving...Joshi masterfully balances a yearning for self-discovery with the need for familial love."— Publishers Weekly Vivid and compelling in its portrait of one woman; s struggle for fulfillment in a society pivoting between the traditional and the modern, The Henna Artist opens a door into a world that is at once lush and fascinating, stark and cruel. Escaping from an abusive marriage,...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Her Last Flight

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Her Last Flight - 2020

by Beatriz Williams

Summary: The beloved author returns with a remarkable novel of both raw suspense and lyric beauty— the story of a lost pilot and a wartime photographer that will leave its mark on your soul. In 1947, photographer and war correspondent Janey Everett arrives at a remote surfing village on the Hawaiian island of Kauai to research a planned biography of forgotten aviation pioneer Sam Mallory, who joined the loyalist forces in the Spanish Civil War and never returned. Obsessed with Sam; s fate, Janey...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Her last flight [CD book]

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Her Last Flight - 2020

by Beatriz Williams

Summary: In 1947, photographer and war correspondent Janey Everett arrives at a remote surfing village on the Hawaiian island of Kauai to research a planned biography of forgotten aviation pioneer Sam Mallory, who joined the loyalist forces in the Spanish Civil War and never returned. Obsessed with Sam's fate, Janey has tracked down Irene Lindquist, the owner of a local island-hopping airline, whom she believes might actually be the legendary Irene Foster, Mallory's onetime student and flying partner....  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Here to Stay

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Here To Stay - 2018

by Sara Farizan

Summary: For most of high school, Bijan Majidi has flown under the radar. He gets good grades, reads comics, hangs out with his best friend, Sean, and secretly crushes on Elle, one of the most popular girls in his school. When he; s called off the basketball team; s varsity bench and makes the winning basket in a playoff game, everything changes in an instant. But not everyone is happy that Bijan is the man of the hour: an anonymous cyberbully sends the entire school a picture of Bijan photoshopped to...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

Hero

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Hero - 2016

by Jennifer Li Shotz

Summary: From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Max: Best Friend. Hero. Marine. , Jennifer Li Shotz Hero, a retired search-and-rescue dog, is not prepared for a stray puppy to come into his life. But when he and twelve-year-old Ben find Scout injured and afraid, the new addition leads them down an unexpected and dangerous path. When Scout goes missing, it; s up to Hero to use his search-and-rescue skills to find Scout and bring him home. Get ready for a canine adventure full of danger,...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Heroes

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Heroes - 2020

by Stephen Fry

Summary: In this sequel to the bestselling Mythos, legendary author and actor Stephen Fry moves from the exploits of the Olympian gods to the deeds of mortal heroes. Perseus. Jason. Atalanta. Theseus. Heracles. Rediscover the thrills, grandeur, and unabashed fun of the Greek myths. Whether recounting a tender love affair or a heroic triumph, Fry deftly finds resonance with our own modern minds and hearts. • Each adventure is infused with Fry; s distinctive voice and writing style. •...  read more »

Genres: Classics • Literature & Fiction

Heroine

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Heroine - 2019

by Mindy Mcginnis

Summary: An Amazon Best Book of the Month! A captivating and powerful exploration of the opioid crisis—the deadliest drug epidemic in American history—through the eyes of a college-bound softball star. Edgar Award-winning author Mindy McGinnis delivers a visceral and necessary novel about addiction, family, friendship, and hope. When a car crash sidelines Mickey just before softball season, she has to find a way to hold on to her spot as the catcher for a team expected to make a historic...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

Hid from our eyes [CD book]

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Hid From Our Eyes - 2020

by Julia Spencer-Fleming

Summary: Julia Spencer-Fleming returns to her beloved Clare Fergusson/Russ Van Alstyne mystery series with new crimes that span decades. 1952. Millers Kill Police Chief Harry McNeil is called to a crime scene where a woman in a party dress has been murdered with no obvious cause of death. 1972. Millers Kill Police Chief Jack Liddle is called to a murder scene of a woman that's very similar to one he worked as a trooper in the '50s. The only difference is this time, they have a suspect. Young Vietnam War...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Women Sleuths

Hidden Salem

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Hidden Salem - 2020

by Kay Hooper

Summary: A town shrouded in the occult. An evil that lurks in the dark. The SCU returns in a hair-raising novel from New York Times bestselling author Kay Hooper. Nellie Cavendish has very good reasons to seek out her roots—and not only because she has no memory of her mother, and hardly knew the father who left her upbringing to paid caregivers. In the eight years since her twenty-first birthday, very odd things have begun to happen. Crows gather near her wherever she goes, electronics short out...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Hidden Valley Road

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Hidden Valley Road - 2020

by Robert Kolker

Summary: OPRAH; S BOOK CLUB PICK #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The heartrending story of a midcentury American family with twelve children, six of them diagnosed with schizophrenia, that became science; s great hope in the quest to understand the disease. Don and Mimi Galvin seemed to be living the American dream. After World War II, Don; s work with the Air Force brought them to Colorado, where their twelve children perfectly spanned the baby boom: the oldest born in 1945, the youngest in 1965. In those...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Science & Technology

Holes [Playaway]

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Holes - 2008

by Louis Sachar

Summary: As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.

Genre: Children's Books

Home Before Dark

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Home Before Dark - 2020

by Riley Sager

Summary: One of . . . Huff Post ; s "10 Of The Most Anticipated Book Releases Of June 2020" Good Housekeeping ; s "The 35 Best Books of 2020 to Add to Your Reading List" Travel + Leisure ; s "20 Most Anticipated Summer 2020 Books" PopSugar ; s 17 Most Anticipated Summer Thrillers Working Mother ; s "The 20 Most Anticipated Books of 2020" Newsweek ; s 20 most anticipated summer reads Publishers Weekly; s " Summer Reads 2020" BookPage ; s "2020 Most Anticipated Thrillers and Mysteries" Today.com; s "16...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Hour of the Assassin

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Hour Of The Assassin - 2020

by Matthew Quirk

Summary: "Quirk has earned his spot in the front ranks of thriller writers. Opens with a bang and keeps exploding for three hundred pages." —David Baldacci, New York Times bestselling author of A Minute to Midnight Framed and on the run for his life, a former Secret Service agent discovers how far some men will go to grasp the highest office in the land in this electrifying tale from the author of The Night Agent—a propulsive political thriller reminiscent of the best early Baldacci and...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The House in the Cerulean Sea

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The House In The Cerulean Sea - 2020

by Tj Klune

Summary: "Daniel Henning is a great narrator for this quirky and theatrical audiobook...Henning revels in a cornucopia of characters, diving into nuanced voices and colorful moments with accents and growls, tone shifts and whispers...This is definitely a title for those who enjoy fantasy stories replete with gnomes and witches and all in between" — AudioFile Magazine Lambda Literary Award-winning author TJ Klune; s breakout contemporary fantasy Linus Baker is a by-the-book case worker in the...  read more »

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

How to Be an Inclusive Leader

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How To Be An Inclusive Leader - 2019

by Jennifer Brown

Summary: We know why diversity is important, but how do we drive real change at work? Diversity and inclusion expert Jennifer Brown provides a step-by-step guide for the personal and emotional journey we must undertake to create an inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive. Human potential is unleashed when we feel like we belong. That; s why inclusive workplaces experience higher engagement, performance, and profits. But the reality is that many people still feel unable to bring their true selves...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

How to Be Less Stupid About Race

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How To Be Less Stupid About Race - 2018

by Crystal Marie Fleming

Summary: A unique and irreverent take on everything that; s wrong with our "national conversation about race"—and what to do about it How to Be Less Stupid About Race is your essential guide to breaking through the half-truths and ridiculous misconceptions that have thoroughly corrupted the way race is represented in the classroom, pop culture, media, and politics. Centuries after our nation was founded on genocide, settler colonialism, and slavery, many Americans are kinda-sorta-maybe waking up...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Humankind

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Humankind - 2020

by Rutger Bregman

Summary: From the author of the New York Times bestseller Utopia for Realists, a "bold" (Daniel H. Pink), "provocative" (Adam Grant) argument that our innate goodness and cooperation have been the greatest factors in humanity; s success. If there is one belief that has united the left and the right, psychologists and philosophers, ancient thinkers and modern ones, it is the tacit assumption that humans are bad. It; s a notion that drives newspaper headlines and guides the laws that shape our lives. From...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Science & Technology

Humble Inquiry

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Humble Inquiry - 2014

by Edgar H. Schein

Summary: The Key to Effective Communication Communication is essential in a healthy organization. But all too often when we interact with people-especially those who report to us-we simply tell them what we think they need to know. This shuts them down. To generate bold new ideas, to avoid disastrous mistakes, to develop agility and flexibility, we need to practice Humble Inquiry. Ed Schein defines Humble Inquiry as "the fine art of drawing someone out, of asking questions to which you do not know the...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

Hush [CD book]

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Hush - 2020

by James Patterson

Summary: Top cop. Devoted sister. Now Inmate 3329. But prison bars won't stop Harriet Blue from seeking justice for the murder of her brother. Prison is a dangerous place for a former cop--as Harriet Blue is learning on a daily basis. So, following a fight for her life and a prison-wide lockdown, the last person she wants to see is Deputy Police Commissioner Joe Woods. The man who put her inside. But Woods is not there to gloat. His daughter Tonya and her two-year-old child have gone missing. He's ready to offer Harriet a deal: find his family to buy her freedom.

Genres: Crime • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

I Got a Monster

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I Got A Monster - 2020

by Baynard Woods

Summary: The explosive true story of America; s most corrupt police unit, the Gun Trace Task Force (GTTF), that terrorized the city of Baltimore for half a decade. When Baltimore police sergeant Wayne Jenkins said he had a monster, he meant he had found a big-time drug dealer—one that he wanted to rob. This is the story of Jenkins and the Gun Trace Task Force (GTTF), a super group of dirty detectives who exploited some of America; s greatest problems: guns, drugs, toxic masculinity, and...  read more »

Genre: Politics & Government

I Was Told it Would Get Easier

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I Was Told It Would Get Easier - 2020

by Abbi Waxman

Summary: "Abbi Waxman is both irreverent and thoughtful."—#1 New York Times bestselling author Emily Giffin Squashed among a bus full of strangers, mother-daughter duo Jessica and Emily Burnstein watch their carefully mapped-out college tour devolve into a series of off-roading misadventures, from the USA Today bestselling author of The Bookish Life of Nina Hill. Jessica and Emily Burnstein have very different ideas of how this college tour should go. For Emily, it; s a preview of freedom,...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

If it bleeds [CD book]

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If It Bleeds - 2020

by Stephen King

Summary: The four never-before-published novellas in this collection represent horror master King at his finest, using the weird and uncanny to riff on mortality, the price of creativity, and the unpredictable consequences of material attachments. A teenager discovers that a dead friend's cell phone, which was buried with the body, still communicates from beyond the grave in "Mr. Harrigan's Phone," which reads like a Twilight Zone episode infused with an EC Comics vibe. In the profoundly moving "The...  read more »

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

I; m Your Emotional Support Animal

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I; M Your Emotional Support Animal - 2020

by Adam Carolla

Summary: Three-time New York Times bestseller Adam Carolla is back to take on social media, social justice warriors, and a society gone to s**t. In Im Your Emotional Support Animal, Adam Carolla examines how our culture went careening off a cliff. We used to have one that created real warriors who fought world wars. Now it spawns social justice warriors who fight Twitter wars. He takes on those who are traumatized by Trump and emotional support animal owners who proclaim their victimhood at every...  read more »


In Daddy; s Arms I am Tall

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In Daddy; S Arms I Am Tall - 2002

by Javaka Steptoe

Summary: "...This poetry collection expresses the playfulness, wonder, honor, pride, and tenderness that Steptoe (the son of illustrator John Steptoe) and other artists realized in their fathers." – Booklist

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

In Praise of Walking

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In Praise Of Walking - 2020

by Shane O; mara

Summary: A hymn to walking, the mechanical magic at the core of our humanity. In this captivating book, neuroscientist Shane O; Mara invites us to marvel at the benefits walking confers on our bodies and brains, and to appreciate the advantages of this uniquely human skill. From walking; s evolutionary origins, traced back millions of years to life forms on the ocean floor, to new findings from cutting-edge research, he reveals how the brain and nervous system give us the ability to balance, weave...  read more »

Genre: Science & Technology

The Indomitable Florence Finch

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The Indomitable Florence Finch - 2020

by Robert J. Mrazek

Summary: The riveting story of an unsung World War II hero who saved countless American lives in the Philippines. When Florence Finch died at the age of 101, few of her Ithaca, NY neighbors knew that this unassuming Filipina native was a Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, whose courage and sacrifice were unsurpassed in the Pacific War against Japan. Long accustomed to keeping her secrets close in service of the Allies, she waited fifty years to reveal the story of those dramatic and harrowing days...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Island of the blue dolphins [Playaway]

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Island Of The Blue Dolphins - 1995

by Scott ODell

Summary: Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life.

Genres: Children's Books • Classics

It; s About Damn Time

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It; S About Damn Time - 2020

by Arlan Hamilton

Summary: "A hero; s tale of what; s possible when we unlock our potential, continue the search for knowledge, and draw on our lived experiences to guide us through the darkest moments."—Stacey Abrams From a black, gay woman who broke into the boys; club of Silicon Valley comes an empowering guide to finding your voice, working your way into any room you want to be in, and achieving your own dreams. In 2015, Arlan Hamilton was on food stamps and sleeping on the floor of the San Francisco airport,...  read more »

Genres: Business, Investing & Careers • Self Development

Jimmie Lee and James

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Jimmie Lee And James - 2015

by Adar Cohen

Summary: "Bloody Sunday"-March 7, 1965-was a pivotal moment in the civil rights struggle. The national outrage generated by scenes of Alabama state troopers attacking peaceful demonstrators fueled the drive toward the passage of the Voting Rights Acts later that year. But why were hundreds of activists marching from Selma to Montgomery that afternoon? Days earlier, during the crackdown on another protest in nearby Marion, a state trooper, claiming self-defense, shot Jimmie Lee Jackson, a...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

The Jumbies

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The Jumbies - 2015

by Tracey Baptiste

Summary: A spine-tingling tale rooted in Caribbean folklore that will have readers holding their breath as they fly through its pages. Corinne La Mer isn; t afraid of anything. Not scorpions, not the boys who tease her, and certainly not jumbies. They; re just tricksters parents make up to frighten their children. Then one night Corinne chases an agouti all the way into the forbidden forest. Those shining yellow eyes that followed her to the edge of the trees, they couldn; t belong to a jumbie. Or could...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Just a Lucky So and So

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Just A Lucky So And So - 2016

by Lesa Cline-ransome

Summary: Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome have collaborated on several award-winning picture books for children. Their Quilt Alphabet was praised as ; a blue-ribbon ABC book; in a Publishers Weekly starred review. They live with their children in New York.

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Killing pretty [CD book]

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Killing Pretty - 2015

by Richard Kadrey

Summary: James Stark has met his share of demons and angels, on Earth and beyond. Now he has come face to face with the one entity few care to meet: Death. Someone has tried to kill Death by ripping the heart right out of him, or rather the body he is inhabiting. Death needs Sandman Slim's help. He believes anyone who can beat Lucifer and the old gods at their own game is the only one who can solve his murder.

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The King of Confidence

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The King Of Confidence - 2020

by Miles Harvey

Summary: The riveting story of the most infamous American con man you; ve never heard of: James Strang, self-proclaimed divine king of earth, heaven, and an island in Lake Michigan, until his assassination in 1856. In the summer of 1843, James Strang, a charismatic young lawyer and avowed atheist, vanished from a rural town in New York. Months later he reappeared on the Midwestern frontier and converted to a burgeoning religious movement known as Mormonism. In the wake of the murder of the sect; s...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture • Religion & Spirituality

Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat, Books 1-2

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Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat, Books 1-2 - 2019

by Johnny Marciano

Summary: Klawde is not your average cat. He; s an emperor from another planet, exiled to Earth. He; s cruel. He; s cunning. He; s brilliant... and he; s about to become Raj Banerjee; s best friend. Whether he likes it or not. Book 1: Klawde had everything. Sharp claws. Fine fur. And, being the High Commander of the planet Lyttyrboks, an entire world of warlike cats at his command. But when he is stripped of his feline throne, he is sentenced to the worst possible punishment: exile to a small planet in a...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Last Kids on Earth and the Nightmare King

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The Last Kids On Earth And The Nightmare King - 2017

by Max Brallier

Summary: Soon to be a Netflix Original series! The New York Times and USA Today bestelling series, with over two million copies in print! "Terrifyingly fun! Delivers big thrills and even bigger laughs."— Jeff Kinney, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Diary of a Wimpy Kid Life after the zombie apocalypse is pretty good for 13-year-old Jack Sullivan: he lives in a mind-clobberingly cool tree fort with his best friends, speeds through town playing Real-Life Mario Kart , has a crew of monster...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Last Kids on Earth and the Zombie Parade

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The Last Kids On Earth And The Zombie Parade - 2017

by Max Brallier

Summary: Soon to be a Netflix Original series! The New York Times and USA Today bestelling series, with over two million copies in print! "Terrifyingly fun! Delivers big thrills and even bigger laughs."— Jeff Kinney, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Diary of a Wimpy Kid The zombies are disappearing. This might seem like a good thing, since zombies eat your brains, but normal human kid Jack Sullivan is suspicious. He keeps hearing an eerie shrieking noise that seems to be almost summoning...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Last Tang Standing

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Last Tang Standing - 2020

by Lauren Ho

Summary: Crazy Rich Asians meets Bridget Jones; s Diary in this funny and irresistible debut novel about the pursuit of happiness, surviving one; s thirties intact, and opening oneself up to love. At thirty-three, Andrea Tang is living the dream: She has a successful career as a lawyer, a posh condo, and a clutch of fun-loving friends who are always in the know about Singapore; s hottest clubs. All she has to do is make law partner, and her life will be perfect. And if she; s about to become the lone...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The Last Tourist

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The Last Tourist - 2020

by Olen Steinhauer

Summary: "Stunning . . . Steinhauer reinforces his position at the top of the espionage genre." — Publishers Weekly, Starred Review New York Times bestselling author Olen Steinhauer brings back Milo Weaver in The Last Tourist . In Olen Steinhauer; s bestseller An American Spy , reluctant CIA agent Milo Weaver thought he had finally put "Tourists"—CIA-trained assassins—to bed. A decade later, Milo is hiding out in Western Sahara when a young CIA analyst arrives to question him about a...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The last trial [CD book]

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The Last Trial - 2020

by Scott Turow

Summary: At 85 years old, Alejandro "Sandy" Stern, a brilliant defense lawyer with his health failing but spirit intact, is on the brink of retirement. But when his old friend Dr. Kiril Pafko, a former Nobel Prize winner in Medicine, is faced with charges of insider trading, fraud, and murder, his entire life's work is put in jeopardy, and Stern decides to take on one last trial. In a case that will provide the defining coda to both men's accomplished lives, Stern probes beneath the surface of his...  read more »

Genres: Crime • Legal • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

A Leader; s Legacy

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A Leader; S Legacy - 2011

by James M. Kouzas

Summary: Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner, internationally recognized experts in the field of leadership and authors of the best-selling Leadership Challenge , explore the important notion of legacy and the critical questions any leader must ask him or herself in order to leave a lasting impact. In a series of 22 short essays, grouped into four parts (significance, relationships, aspirations, and courage), the authors explore the thorny and often ambiguous issues that today; s leaders grapple with, including...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

Learning to Lead

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Learning To Lead - 2010

by Warren Bennis

Summary: Over his distinguished career Warren Bennis has shown that leaders are made, not born. In Learning to Lead, written in partnership with management development expert Joan Goldsmith, Bennis provides a program that will help managers transform themselves into leaders. Using wise insights from the world; s best leaders, helpful self-assessments, and dozens of one-day skill-building exercises, Bennis and Goldsmith show in Learning to Lead how to see beyond leadership myths and communicate vision to...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

The Lies That Bind

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The Lies That Bind - 2020

by Emily Giffin

Summary: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In the irresistible new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of All We Ever Wanted and Something Borrowed , a young woman falls hard for an impossibly perfect man before he disappears without a trace. . . . It; s 2 A.M. on a Saturday night in the spring of 2001, and twenty-eight-year-old Cecily Gardner sits alone in a dive bar in New York; s East Village, questioning her life. Feeling lonesome and homesick for the Midwest, she wonders if she; ll ever...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The lies that bind [CD book]

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The Lies That Bind - 2020

by Emily Giffin

Summary: It's 2 AM on a Saturday night in the spring of 2001, and twenty-eight-year old Cecily Gardner sits alone in a dive bar on New York's Lower East Side, questioning her life. Feeling lonesome and homesick for the Midwest, she wonders if she'll ever make it as a reporter in the big city -- and whether she made a terrible mistake in breaking up with her longtime boyfriend Matthew. As Cecily reaches for the phone to call him, she hears a guy on the barstool next to her say, "Don't do it -- you'll...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

A Light in the Darkness

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A Light In The Darkness - 2019

by Albert Marrin

Summary: From National Book Award Finalist Albert Marrin comes the moving story of Janusz Korczak, the heroic Polish Jewish doctor who devoted his life to children, perishing with them in the Holocaust. Janusz Korczak was more than a good doctor. He was a hero. The Dr. Spock of his day, he established orphanages run on his principle of honoring children and shared his ideas with the public in books and on the radio. He famously said that "children are not the people of tomorrow, but people today."...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Lila and Hadley

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Lila And Hadley - 2020

by Kody Keplinger

Summary: Hadley is angry about a lot of things: Her mom going to jail. Having to move to another state to live with her older sister, Beth, even though they haven; t spoken in five years. Leaving her friends and her school behind. And going blind. But then Hadley meets Lila. Lila is an abandoned dog who spends her days just quietly lying around at the local dog rescue where Beth works. She doesn; t listen to directions or play with the other dogs or show any interest in people. So when Lila comes and...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Lincoln conspiracy [CD book]

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The Lincoln Conspiracy - 2020

by Brad Meltzer

Summary: Everyone knows the story of Abraham Lincoln's assassination in 1865, but few are aware of the original conspiracy to kill him four years earlier in 1861, literally on his way to Washington, D.C., for his first inauguration. The conspirators were part of a pro-Southern secret society that didn't want an anti-slavery President in the White House. They planned an elaborate scheme to assassinate the brand new President in Baltimore as Lincoln's inauguration train passed through en route to the...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Modern (16th-21st Centuries) • Nonfiction • United States

Ling & Ting Share a Birthday

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Ling & Ting Share A Birthday - 2013

by Grace Lin

Summary: Ling & Ting are twins. They share a birthday. They bake cakes, and they make birthday wishes. They tell stories and wrap gifts. They also share a birthday secret! Have fun with Ling and Ting! They stick together and look alike. But they are not exactly the same.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Ling & Ting: Together in All Weather

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Ling & Ting: Together In All Weather - 2015

by Grace Lin

Summary: Ling and Ting have fun, rain or shine, in the fourth book of this irresistible early reader series. The adorable twins Ling and Ting from the Geisel Honor early reader series are back to have fun in Winter, Spring, Fall, and Summer, giving parents and educators the perfect opportunity to teach young readers about every season of the year. This beloved series has received five starred reviews. Kirkus writes about the series, "These twins make learning to read double the fun."

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Ling & Ting: Twice as Silly

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Ling & Ting: Twice As Silly - 2014

by Grace Lin

Summary: Ling & Ting are twins. They like to be silly. They like to tell jokes. Most of all, they like to laugh together. Laugh with Ling & Ting! The beloved twins from the Geisel Honor book Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! and Ling & Ting Share a Birthday are back to share their favorite funny stories with beginning readers. This collection of six laugh-out-loud stories is sure to tickle the funny bone of fans and new readers alike.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Little Dreamers

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Little Dreamers - 2018

by Vashti Harrison

Summary: The instant New York Times bestseller! From the author of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History comes the highly anticipated follow-up, a beautifully illustrated collectible detailing the lives of women creators around the world. Featuring the true stories of 35 women creators, ranging from writers to inventors, artists to scientists, Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World inspires as it educates. Readers will meet trailblazing women like Mary Blair, an American modernist...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Little Leaders

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Little Leaders - 2017

by Vashti Harrison

Summary: This book introduces listeners of all ages to forty women who changed the world. Featuring forty trailblazing black women in American history, Little Leaders educates and inspires as it relates true stories of breaking boundaries and achieving beyond expectations. Illuminating text brings to life both iconic and lesser-known female figures of Black history, such as abolitionist Sojourner Truth, pilot Bessie Coleman, chemist Alice Ball, politician Shirley Chisholm, mathematician Katherine...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Little Secrets

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Little Secrets - 2020

by Jennifer Hillier

Summary: Overwhelmed by tragedy, a woman desperately tries to save her marriage in award-winning author Jennifer Hillier; s Little Secrets , a riveting audiobook of psychological suspense. "Suspenseful and compelling—Hillier is a masterful storyteller." —Chevy Stevens All it takes to unravel a life is one little secret... Marin had the perfect life. Married to her college sweetheart, she owns a chain of upscale hair salons, and Derek runs his own company. They; re admired in their community...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Loki

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Loki - 2019

by Mackenzi Lee

Summary: This is the first of three young adult novels from New York Times best-selling author Mackenzi Lee that explores the untapped potential and duality of heroism of popular characters in the Marvel Universe. Before the days of going toe-to-toe with the Avengers, a younger Loki is desperate to prove himself heroic and capable, while it seems everyone around him suspects him of inevitable villainy and depravity . . . except for Amora. Asgard; s resident sorceress-in-training feels like a kindred...  read more »

Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult

Look both ways [Playaway]

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Look Both Ways - 2019

by Jason Reynolds narrator

Summary: This story was going to begin like all the best stories. With a school bus falling from the sky. But no one saw it happen. They were all too busy. Talking about boogers. Stealing pocket change. Skateboarding. Wiping out. Braving up. Executing complicated handshakes. Planning an escape. Making jokes. Lotioning up. Finding comfort. But mostly, too busy walking home. Jason Reynolds weaves ten tales (one per block) about what happens after the dismissal bell rings, into one wickedly funny, piercingly poignant look at the detours we face on the walk home, and in life.

Genres: Children's Books • Humor • Short Stories

Looking for Alaska

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Looking For Alaska - 2019

by John Green

Summary: NOW A HULU LIMITED SERIES! The award-winning, genre-defining debut from John Green, the #1 bestselling author of Turtles All the Way Down and The Fault in Our Stars Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award • A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist • A New York Times Bestseller • A USA Today Bestseller • NPR; s Top Ten Best-Ever Teen Novels • TIME magazine; s 100 Best Young Adult Novels of All Time • A PBS Great American Read Selection • Millions of copies sold!...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Young Adult

The Lost and Found Bookshop

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The Lost And Found Bookshop - 2020

by Susan Wiggs

Summary: "A wonderful exploration of the past and the future and, most importantly, of what it means to be present in the here and now. Full of the love of words, the love of family, and the love of falling in love, The Lost and Found Bookshop is a big-hearted gem of a novel that will satisfy and entertain readers from all walks of life. Lovely!" —Garth Stein, New York Times bestselling author of The Art of Racing In The Rain In this thought-provoking, wise and emotionally rich novel, New York...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Lost and Found bookshop [CD book]

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The Lost And Found Bookshop - 2020

by Susan Wiggs

Summary: Natalie Harper feels she must sell the bookshop she's inherited to pay for her grandfather's care, but he refuses to acquiesce, and renovation of the store and its studio apartment push her life in a whole new direction. Besides, she loves the store and its books provide welcome solace for her overwhelming grief. After she moves into the small studio apartment above the shop, Natalie carries out her grandfather's request and hires contractor Peach Gallagher to do the necessary and ongoing...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Love Story of Missy Carmichael

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The Love Story Of Missy Carmichael - 2020

by Beth Morrey

Summary: For readers of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine and A Man Called Ove , a life-affirming, deeply moving "coming-of-old" story, a celebration of how ordinary days are made extraordinary through friendship, family, and the power of forgiving yourself—at any age. "At a time when people are having to isolate, [this novel is] a balm, offering an expansive sense of love and possibility at a time when the main characters feel like those chances are gone." — Christian Science Monitor The...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Loveboat, Taipei

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Loveboat, Taipei - 2020

by Abigail Hing Wen

Summary: A New York Times bestseller! Optioned for film by the producers of Jenny Han; s TO ALL THE BOYS I; VE LOVED BEFORE. Most anticipated novel of 2020: Boston Globe, Book Riot, Bustle, Nerd Daily, Seventeen, She Reads. Praised as "an intense rush of rebellion and romance" by #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Garber, this romantic and layered Own Voices debut from Abigail Hing Wen is "a roller-coaster ride of romance and self-discovery." (Kirkus) "Our cousins have done this program,"...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Young Adult

Lucky Broken Girl

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Lucky Broken Girl - 2017

by Ruth Behar

Summary: "A book for anyone mending from childhood wounds."—Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street In this unforgettable multicultural coming-of-age narrative—based on the author; s childhood in the 1960s—a young Cuban-Jewish immigrant girl is adjusting to her new life in New York City when her American dream is suddenly derailed. Ruthie; s plight will intrigue readers, and her powerful story of strength and resilience, full of color, light, and poignancy, will stay with...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Madman of Piney Woods

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The Madman Of Piney Woods - 2014

by Christopher Paul Curtis

Summary: Bestselling Newbery Medalist Christopher Paul Curtis delivers a powerful companion to his multiple award-winning ELIJAH OF BUXTON. Benji and Red couldn; t be more different. They aren; t friends. They don; t even live in the same town. But their fates are entwined. A chance meeting leads the boys to discover that they have more in common than meets the eye. Both of them have encountered a strange presence in the forest, watching them, tracking them. Could the Madman of Piney Woods be real? In a...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Madwoman and the Roomba

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The Madwoman And The Roomba - 2020

by Sandra Tsing Loh

Summary: Ah, fifty-five. Gateway to the golden years! Professional summiting. Emotional maturity. Easy surfing toward the glassy blue waters of retirement . . . Or maybe not? Middle age, for Sandra Tsing Loh, feels more like living a disorganized twenty-five-year-old; s life in an eight-five-year-old; s malfunctioning body. With raucous wit and carefree candor, Loh recounts the struggles of leaning in, staying lean, and keeping her family well-fed and financially afloat-all those burdens of running a...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Self Development

The Marriage Game

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The Marriage Game - 2020

by Sara Desai

Summary: "This novel has all the funny banter and sexy feels you could want in a romantic comedy."–NPR A high stakes wager pits an aspiring entrepreneur against a ruthless CEO in this sexy romantic comedy. After her life falls apart, recruitment consultant Layla Patel returns home to her family in San Francisco. But in the eyes of her father, who runs a Michelin starred restaurant, she can do no wrong. He would do anything to see her smile again. With the best intentions in mind, he offers her the...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Master Class

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Master Class - 2020

by Christina Dalcher

Summary: From the critically acclaimed author of the international bestseller Vox comes a suspenseful new novel that explores a disturbing new reality where the government controls more than the future of our children. It; s impossible to know what you would do... The future of every child is determined by one standardized measurement: their quotient (Q). Score high enough, and they attend a top tier school with a golden future ahead of them. Score low, and they are sent to a federally run boarding...  read more »

Genres: Mysteries & Thrillers • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Maybe you should talk to someone [CD book]

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Maybe You Should Talk To Someone - 2019

by Lori Gottlieb

Summary: One day, Lori Gottlieb is a therapist who helps patients in her Los Angeles practice. The next, a crisis causes her world to come crashing down. Enter Wendell, the quirky but seasoned therapist in whose office she suddenly lands. With his balding head, cardigan, and khakis, he seems to have come straight from Therapist Central Casting. Yet he will turn out to be anything but. As Gottlieb explores the inner chambers of her patients' lives -- a self-absorbed Hollywood producer, a young newlywed...  read more »

Genre: Nonfiction

Me and white supremacy [Playaway]

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Me And White Supremacy - 2020

by Layla F Saad narrator

Summary: When Layla Saad began an Instagram challenge called #meandwhitesupremacy, she never predicted it would become a cultural movement. She encouraged people to own up and share their racist behaviors, big and small. She was looking for truth, and she got it. Thousands of people participated in the challenge, and over 80,000 people downloaded the supporting work. Updated and expanded from the original edition, this book teaches readers how to dismantle the privilege within themselves so that they...  read more »

Genre: Nonfiction

Men We Reaped

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Men We Reaped - 2014

by Jesmyn Ward

Summary: "We saw the lightning and that was the guns; and then we heard the thunder and that was the big guns; and then we heard the rain falling and that was the blood falling; and when we came to get in the crops, it was dead men that we reaped." —Harriet Tubman"In five years, Jesmyn Ward lost five young men in her life—to drugs, accidents, suicide, and the bad luck that can follow people who live in poverty, particularly black men. Dealing with these losses, one after another, made Jesmyn...  read more »

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

The Menagerie

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The Menagerie - 2019

by Tui T. Sutherland

Summary: From the New York Times bestselling author of the Wings of Fire series, Tui T. Sutherland, and her sister, Kari H. Sutherland, comes the Menagerie series, perfect for fans of Brandon Mull; s Fablehaven series and The Spiderwick Chronicles. In the small town of Xanadu, Wyoming lies the Menagerie, a top secret facility filled with unicorns, dragons, phoenixes, and other fairy tale creatures. At least, it was a secret-until six griffin cubs escaped. If Logan and Zoe don; t get the cubs back fast,...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Mexican Gothic

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Mexican Gothic - 2020

by Silvia Moreno-garcia

Summary: An isolated mansion. A chillingly charismatic aristocrat. And a brave socialite drawn to expose their treacherous secrets. . . . From the author of Gods of Jade and Shadow comes "a terrifying twist on classic gothic horror" ( Kirkus Reviews ) set in glamorous 1950s Mexico—"fans of classic novels like Jane Eyre and Rebecca are in for a suspenseful treat" ( PopSugar ). After receiving a frantic letter from her newly-wed cousin begging for someone to save her from a mysterious doom,...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Mighty Odds

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The Mighty Odds - 2019

by Amy Ignatow

Summary: From the renowned author/illustrator of the Popularity Papers series , Amy Ignatow, comes the first installment in a new series about a diverse crew of middle school kids who develop very limited superhero powers after a strange accident and manage to become unlikely friends on the adventure of a lifetime. When a sweet nerd, an artsy cartoonist, a social outcast, and the most popular girl in school are involved in a mysterious bus accident, this seemingly random group of kids starts to notice...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Miles Morales

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Miles Morales - 2017

by Jason Reynolds

Summary: "Everyone gets mad at hustlers, especially if you; re on the victim side of the hustle. And Miles knew hustling was in his veins." Miles Morales is just your average teenager. Dinner every Sunday with his parents, chilling out playing old-school video games with his best friend, Ganke, crushing on brainy, beautiful poet Alicia. He; s even got a scholarship spot at the prestigious Brooklyn Visions Academy. Oh yeah, and he; s Spider Man. But lately, Miles; s spidey-sense has been on the fritz....  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

Miss Austen

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Miss Austen - 2020

by Gill Hornby

Summary: "In a cultured, melodious voice, narrator Juliet Stevenson becomes Miss Cassandra Austen, older sister to Jane and keeper of her memory." — AudioFile Magazine, Earphones Award winner For fans of Jo Baker; s Longbourn , a witty, poignant audiobook about Cassandra Austen and her famous sister, Jane. Whoever looked at an elderly lady and saw the young heroine she once was? England, 1840. For the two decades following the death of her beloved sister, Jane, Cassandra Austen has lived alone and...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The Mountains Sing

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The Mountains Sing - 2020

by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai

Summary: With the epic sweep of Min Jin Lee; s Pachinko and Yaa Gyasi; s Homegoing and the lyrical beauty of Vaddey Ratner; s In the Shadow of the Banyan , The Mountains Sing tells an enveloping, multigenerational tale of the Trần family, set against the backdrop of the Việt Nam War. Trần Diệu Lan, who was born in 1920, was forced to flee her family farm with her six children during the Land Reform as the Communist government rose in the North. Years later in Ha Nội, her young granddaughter,...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Mrs. Lincoln; s Sisters

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Mrs. Lincoln; S Sisters - 2020

by Jennifer Chiaverini

Summary: "A fascinating glimpse into the women of an influential family on the front lines of some of the most important moments of that indelible time."—Booklist The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln; s Dressmaker returns to her most famous heroine, Mary Todd Lincoln, in this compelling story of love, loss, and sisterhood rich with history and suspense. In May 1875, Elizabeth Todd Edwards reels from news that her younger sister Mary, former First Lady and widow of President...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Mrs. Smith; s Spy School for Girls

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Mrs. Smith; S Spy School For Girls - 2019

by Beth Mcmullen

Summary: A girl discovers her boarding school is actually an elite spy-training program, and she must learn the skills of the trade in order to find her mother in this action-packed middle grade debut. After a botched escape plan from her boarding school, Abigail is stunned to discover the school is actually a cover for an elite spy ring called The Center, along with being training grounds for future spies. Even more shocking? Abigail; s mother is a top agent for The Center and she has gone MIA, with...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Mysteries & Thrillers

A Murder for the Books--A Blue Ridge Library Mystery

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A Murder For The Books--A Blue Ridge Library Mystery - 2018

by Victoria Gilbert

Summary: Fleeing a disastrous love affair, university librarian Amy Webber moves in with her aunt in a quiet, historic mountain town in Virginia. She quickly busies herself with managing a charming public library that requires all her attention with its severe lack of funds and overabundance of eccentric patrons. The last thing she needs is a new, available neighbor whose charm lures her into trouble. Dancer-turned-teacher and choreographer Richard Muir inherited the farmhouse next door from his...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Muzzled [CD book]

Audiobook

Muzzled - 2020

by David Rosenfelt

Summary: Andy Carpenter is a lawyer who would rather not practice law. He'd rather spend his time working with the Tara Foundation, his dog rescue organization, and being with his family and his two dogs, Tara and Sebastian. But when a friend asks him for a favor that involves both dogs and his lawyerly expertise, he can't say no. Andy's friend Beth has found a stray that seems to have belonged to a murder victim -- in fact, the man and two of his colleagues died in an explosion a few weeks ago. But...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective

Narwhal on a Sunny Night

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Narwhal On A Sunny Night - 2020

by Mary Pope Osborne

Summary: The #1 bestselling Magic Tree House series is ready to whisk you away through time with Jack and Annie! This time, meet famous explorer Leif Erikson and help save a narwhal! When the magic tree house whisks Jack and Annie to Greenland they; re not sure what time they; ve landed in, but they immediately know what there mission is: save a narwhal! Then, they meet a young hunter named Leif Erikson and they ask for his help. But Leif has other ideas... Track the facts with Jack and Annie in the...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Near Dark

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Near Dark - 2020

by Brad Thor

Summary: Scot Harvath returns in the newest thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Neon Girls

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Neon Girls - 2020

by Jennifer Worley

Summary: A riveting true story of a young woman; s days stripping in grunge-era San Francisco where a radical group of dancers banded together to unionize and run the club on their own terms. When graduate student Jenny Worley needed a fast way to earn more money, she found herself at the door of the Lusty Lady Theater in San Francisco, auditioning on a stage surrounded by mirrors, in platform heels, and not much else. So began Jenny; s career as a stripper strutting the peepshow stage as her alter-ego...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

The New Corner Office

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The New Corner Office - 2020

by Laura Vanderkam

Summary: Drawing on her 18 years of experience working from home, plus original interviews with managers, employees, and free agents who; ve perfected their remote routines, Laura Vanderkam shares strategies for productivity, creativity, and health in the new corner office. How do you do great work while sitting near the same spot where you watch Netflix? How can you be responsive without losing the focus necessary for getting things done? How can you maintain and grow your network when you spend less...  read more »

Genres: Business, Investing & Careers • Self Development

The New One

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The New One - 2020

by Mike Birbiglia

Summary: With laugh-out-loud observations on the rollercoaster ride that is being a new parent, New York Times bestselling author and award-winning comedian Mike Birbiglia delivers a book that is perfect for anyone who has ever raised a child, been a child, or refuses to stop acting like a child. In 2016 comedian Mike Birbiglia and poet Jennifer Hope Stein took their fourteen-month-old daughter Oona to the Nantucket Film Festival. When the festival director picked them up at the airport she asked Mike...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Self Development

Ninth Ward

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Ninth Ward - 2010

by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Summary: Acclaimed novelist Jewell Parker Rhodes is an American Book Award winner. Rhodes; Ninth Ward is a stunning tale set against the horrors of Hurricane Katrina. Orphaned 12-year-old Lanesha lives with Mama Ya-Ya, the midwife who birthed her, in New Orleans; Ninth Ward. Although Lanesha is different-able to see ghosts like that of her dead mother-she never feels unloved, an empowerment that helps her survive the devastating storm. "If there are awards for books that celebrate the triumph of the human spirit, this one is a clear contender."-Children; s Literature

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Not a Gentleman; s Work

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Not A Gentleman; S Work - 2020

by Gerard Koeppel

Summary: The story of the most notorious murder in American nautical history—a uniquely grotesque triple murder for which guilt was never settled—and the long journey to truth The Herbert Fuller, a three-masted sailing ship loaded with New England lumber, left Boston bound for Buenos Aires on July 8, 1896 with twelve people on board: captain-owner Charles Nash, his wife and Maine childhood-sweetheart Laura, two mates, the "mulatto" steward, six crewmen, and one passenger. Just before 2 A.M....  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Obsessed

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Obsessed - 2020

by Allison Britz

Summary: Until sophomore year of high school, fifteen-year-old Allison Britz lived a comfortable life in an idyllic town. She was a dedicated student with tons of extracurricular activities, friends, and loving parents at home. But after awakening from a vivid nightmare in which she was diagnosed with brain cancer, she was convinced the dream had been a warning. Allison believed that she must do something to stop the cancer in her dream from becoming a reality. It started with avoiding sidewalk cracks...  read more »

Genre: History & Culture

Odds & Ends

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Odds & Ends - 2019

by Amy Ignatow

Summary: The ragtag Odds crew; s useless gifts have gotten out of control. Farshad; s thumbs are so strong that just trying to send a text will break his phone, and Cookie can now send mental directions instead of just listening in on them with her telepathy. To make matters worse, a bunch of their less-than-gifted classmates have become town celebrities thanks to their suspiciously good exam results. But Jay and Nick realize that all these whiz kids have parents who work for Auxano, so they race off to...  read more »

Genres: Children's Audiobooks • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The One and Only Bob

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The One And Only Bob - 2020

by Katherine Applegate

Summary: Return to the unforgettable world of the Newbery Medal-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling novel The One and Only Ivan (soon to be a major motion picture!) in this incredible sequel, starring Ivan; s friend Bob! Don; t miss the audiobook, read by Danny DeVito! Bob sets out on a dangerous journey in search of his long-lost sister with the help of his two best friends, Ivan and Ruby. As a hurricane approaches and time is running out, Bob finds courage he never knew he had and learns the...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

One Mighty and Irresistible Tide

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One Mighty And Irresistible Tide - 2020

by Jia Lynn Yang

Summary: The idea of the United States as a nation of immigrants is at the core of the American narrative. But in 1924, Congress instituted a system of ethnic quotas so stringent that it choked off large-scale immigration for decades, sharply curtailing arrivals from southern and eastern Europe and outright banning those from nearly all of Asia. In a riveting narrative filled with a fascinating cast of characters, from the indefatigable congressman Emanuel Celler and senator Herbert Lehman to the...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Politics & Government

One Perfect Summer

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One Perfect Summer - 2020

by Brenda Novak

Summary: Some families we; re born into Some we find for ourselves When Serenity Alston swabbed her cheek for 23andMe, she joked about uncovering some dark ancestral scandal. The last thing she expected was to discover two half sisters she didn; t know existed. Suddenly, everything about her loving family is drawn into question. And meeting these newfound sisters might be the only way to get answers. The women decide to dig into the mystery together at Serenity; s family cabin in Lake Tahoe. With Reagan...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Op-center [CD book]. God of war

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Op-center . God Of War - 2020

by Tom Clancy

Summary: The passengers and crew on an Airbus en route to Australia suddenly begin coughing up blood and hemorrhaging violently as the plane plunges to the ground. There are no survivors. A luxury yacht in the South Indian Sea blows up, and a lone woman escapes the contagion that has inexplicably killed everyone else on the boat. A helicopter whose occupants have been stricken by an unknown illness crashes into a bridge in South Africa, killing motorists and pedestrians. The world is facing a...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Order

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The Order - 2020

by Daniel Silva

Summary: From Daniel Silva, the internationally acclaimed #1 New York Times–bestselling author, comes a riveting new thriller featuring art restorer and legendary spy Gabriel Allon. It was nearly one a.m. by the time he crawled into bed. Chiara was reading a novel, oblivious to the television, which was muted. On the screen was a live shot of St. Peter; s Basilica. Gabriel raised the volume and learned that an old friend had died ... Gabriel Allon has slipped quietly into Venice for a much-needed...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The Order [CD book]

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The Order - 2020

by Daniel Silva

Summary: Gabriel Allon has slipped quietly into Venice for a much needed holiday with his wife and two young children. But when Pope Paul VII dies suddenly, Gabriel is summoned to Rome by the Holy Father's loyal private secretary, Archbishop Luigi Donati. A billion Catholic faithful have been told that the pope died of a heart attack. Donati, however, has two good reasons to suspect his master was murdered. The Swiss Guard who was standing watch outside the papal apartments the night of the pope's death...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Other Bennet Sister

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The Other Bennet Sister - 2020

by Janice Hadlow

Summary: "Jane fans rejoice! . . . Exceptional storytelling and a true delight." —Helen Simonson, author of the New York Times bestselling novels Major Pettigrew; s Last Stand and The Summer Before the War Mary, the bookish ugly duckling of Pride and Prejudice ; s five Bennet sisters, emerges from the shadows and transforms into a desired woman with choices of her own. What if Mary Bennet; s life took a different path from that laid out for her in Pride and Prejudice ? What if the frustrated...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Our House Is on Fire

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Our House Is On Fire - 2020

by Greta Thunberg

Summary: "A must-read ecological message of hope . . . Everyone with an interest in the future of this planet should read this book." —David Mitchell, The Guardian When climate activist Greta Thunberg was eleven, her parents Malena and Svante, and her little sister Beata, were facing a crisis in their own home. Greta had stopped eating and speaking, and her mother and father had reconfigured their lives to care for her. Desperate and searching for answers, her parents discovered what was at the...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Science & Technology • Self Development

Outsider [CD book]

Audiobook

Outsider - 2020

by Linda Castillo

Summary: Chief of Police Kate Burkholder's past comes back to haunt her when she receives a call from Amish widower Adam Lengacher. While enjoying a sleigh ride with his children, he discovered a car stuck in a snowdrift and an unconscious woman inside. Kate arrives at his farm and is shocked to discover the driver is a woman she hasn't seen in ten years: fellow cop Gina Colorosa. Ten years ago, Kate and Gina were best friends at the police academy, graduating together as rookies with the Columbus...  read more »

Genres: Amish & Mennonite • Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Thrillers

Party of Two

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Party Of Two - 2020

by Jasmine Guillory

Summary: A chance meeting with a handsome stranger turns into a whirlwind affair that gets everyone talking. Dating is the last thing on Olivia Monroe; s mind when she moves to LA to start her own law firm. But when she meets a gorgeous man at a hotel bar and they spend the entire night flirting, she discovers too late that he is none other than hotshot junior senator Max Powell. Olivia has zero interest in dating a politician, but when a cake arrives at her office with the cutest message, she can; t...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The perdition score [CD book]

Audiobook

The Perdition Score - 2016

by Richard Kadrey

Summary: The request from Thomas Abbot, the Augur of the Sub Rosa council, couldn't come at a better time for James Stark, aka Sandman Slim. For a man who's most recently met Death and death's killer a few months of normal life is more than he can handle. He needs a little action, and now Abbott wants Stark and Candy to investigate the disappearance of a young boy and help uncover council members who might be tied to Wormwood's power brokers. Stark's plans change when he meets a dying angel who gives...  read more »

Genres: Horror • Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Persuasion

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The Persuasion - 2020

by Iris Johansen

Summary: When Eve Duncan; s daughter, Jane MacGuire, becomes a madman; s target, Jane must team up with longtime love interest Seth Caleb in this suspense novel from the #1 bestselling author of Smokescreen . Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan and ex-Navy Seal Joe Quinn are about to give Seth Caleb their trust for the most important duty of his life: keeping their daughter, Jane MacGuire, safe at any cost. Because Jane; s talent as an artist has brought her to the attention of a madman. Seth, Jane; s longtime...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The persuasion [CD book]

Audiobook

The Persuasion - 2020

by Iris Johansen

Summary: Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan and ex-Navy Seal Joe Quinn are about to give Seth Caleb their trust for the most important duty of his life: keeping their daughter, Jane MacGuire, safe at any cost. Because Jane's talent as an artist has brought her to the attention of a madman. Seth, Jane's longtime ally and fierce protector, is determined to keep her out of danger, but that becomes nearly impossible when Jane is forced to take matters into her own hands and confronts the man who wants her for...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Thrillers • Women Sleuths

The Plague

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The Plague - 2006

by Albert Camus

Summary: In the small coastal city of Oran, Algeria, rats begin rising up from the filth only to die as bloody heaps in the streets. Shortly after, an outbreak of the bubonic plague erupts and envelops the human population. Albert Camus; The Plague is a brilliant and haunting rendering of human perseverance and futility in the face of a relentless terror born of nature.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Playing nice [CD book]

Audiobook

Playing Nice - 2020

by JP Delaney narrator

Summary: Pete Riley answers the door one morning and lets in a parent's worst nightmare. On his doorstep is Miles Lambert, a stranger who breaks the devastating news that Pete's son, Theo, isn't actually his son -- he is the Lamberts', switched at birth by an understaffed hospital while their real son was sent home with Miles and his wife, Lucy. For Pete and his partner, Maddie, and the little boy they've been raising for the past two years, life will never be the same again. The two families, reeling...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Psychological • Thrillers

The Plot Against America

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The Plot Against America - 2016

by Philip Roth

Summary: In an astonishing feat of empathy and narrative invention, our most ambitious novelist imagines an alternate version of American history. In 1940 Charles A. Lindbergh, heroic aviator and rabid isolationist, is elected president. Shortly thereafter, he negotiates a cordial "understanding" with Adolf Hitler, while the new government embarks on a program of folksy antisemitism. For one boy growing up in Newark, Lindbergh; s election is the first in a series of ruptures that threaten to destroy his small, safe corner of America—and with it, his mother, his father, and his older brother.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Poems in the Attic

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Poems In The Attic - 2015

by Nikki Grimes

Summary: During a visit to her grandma; s house, a young girl discovers a box of poems in the attic, poems written by her mother when she was growing up. Her mother; s family often moved around the United States and the world because her father was in the Air Force. Over the years, her mother used poetry to record her experiences in the many places the family lived. Reading the poems and sharing those experiences through her mother; s eyes, the young girl feels closer to her mother than ever before. To...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Power of Ritual

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The Power Of Ritual - 2020

by Casper Ter Kuile

Summary: Casper ter Kuile, a Harvard Divinity School fellow and cohost of the popular Harry Potter and the Sacred Text podcast, explores how we can nourish our souls by transforming common, everyday practices—yoga, reading, walking the dog—into sacred rituals that can heal our crisis of social isolation and struggle to find purpose —a message we need more than ever for our spiritual and emotional well-being in the age of COVID-19. "After half a decade of research and hundreds of...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Religion & Spirituality • Self Development

Promises of tomorrow [CD book]

Audiobook

Promises Of Tomorrow - 2020

by Shelley Shepard Gray

Summary: Two years have passed since their friend Andy's death, and the Eight is still struggling to cope with their loss. In an attempt to give the group some time to reconnect with one another, remember their friend, and reflect on the last two years, Marie decides that a relaxing couple's getaway is just what they need before the craziness of the holiday season begins. When their large cabin in the woods turns out to be more rundown than rustic, though, Marie fears that she's ruined everything, but...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Queenie Malone; s Paradise Hotel

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Queenie Malone; S Paradise Hotel - 2020

by Ruth Hogan

Summary: From the wildly popular bestselling author of The Keeper of Lost Things comes a surprising and uplifting story about the complicated relationships between mothers and daughters, and the magic of chosen family. Tilly was a bright, outgoing little girl who loved fizzy drinks, naughty words, and liked playing with ghosts and matches. When her beloved father suddenly disappeared, she and her fragile, difficult mother moved into Queenie Malone; s magnificent Paradise Hotel in Brighton, with its...  read more »

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

Rage Against the Minivan

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Rage Against The Minivan - 2020

by Kristen Howerton

Summary: "With humor, vulnerability, and heart, Kristen Howerton writes unflinchingly about what it means to be raising children in today; s world and how to liberate ourselves from the myth of perfect motherhood."—Glennon Doyle, author of Untamed and Love Warrior, founder of Together Rising In Rage Against the Minivan , blogger, podcaster, and licensed marriage and family therapist Kristen Howerton lends solidarity to those who love their kids like crazy but feel like parenting is making them...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Self Development

Real Dirty Duet

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Real Dirty Duet - 2019

by Meghan March

Summary: Real Dirty I have everything a guy could want—a new single burning up the charts, more money than a man could spend, and a woman I; m planning to marry. Until she doesn; t show up for my proposal. The life I thought was so perfect, isn; t. The guy who thought he had everything, doesn; t. I; ve got my heart on lockdown, but life sends me straight into the path of a mouthy bartender who puts me in my place. Now the only place I want to put her is under me. I thought I was done with love,...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Real Life

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Real Life - 2020

by Brandon Taylor

Summary: A NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS; CHOICE "A blistering coming of age story" — O: The Oprah Magazine A novel of startling intimacy, violence, and mercy among friends in a Midwestern university town, from an electric new voice. Almost everything about Wallace is at odds with the Midwestern university town where he is working uneasily toward a biochem degree. An introverted young man from Alabama, black and queer, he has left behind his family without escaping the long shadows of his childhood. For...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Reboot

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Reboot - 2019

by Jerry Colonna

Summary: One of the start-up world; s most in-demand executive coaches—hailed as the "CEO Whisperer" (Gimlet Media)—reveals why radical self-inquiry is critical to professional success and healthy relationships in all realms of life. Jerry Colonna helps start-up CEOs make peace with their demons, the psychological habits and behavioral patterns that have helped them to succeed—molding them into highly accomplished individuals—yet have been detrimental to their relationships and...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

Rich

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Rich - 2010

by Nikki Grimes

Summary: Dyamonde Daniel; s best friend, Free, thinks he; s poor because he can; t buy a new video game. So when their teacher announces a poetry contest with a $100 prize, Free decides he; ll try to win it. But Free is not the only poet in the class. Before the contest is over everyone will know a little more about what being rich and being poor are really all about.

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

Riot Baby

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Riot Baby - 2020

by Tochi Onyebuchi

Summary: Ella has a Thing. She sees a classmate grow up to become a caring nurse. A neighbor; s son murdered in a drive-by shooting. Things that haven; t happened yet. Kev, born while Los Angeles burned around them, wants to protect his sister from a power that could destroy her. But when Kev is incarcerated, Ella must decide what it means to watch her brother suffer while holding the ability to wreck cities in her hands. Rooted in the hope that can live in anger, Riot Baby is as much an intimate family...  read more »

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Rise and Fall of Charles Lindbergh

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The Rise And Fall Of Charles Lindbergh - 2020

by Candace Fleming

Summary: SIX STARRED REVIEWS! Discover the dark side of Charles Lindbergh—one of America; s most celebrated heroes and complicated men—in this riveting biography from the acclaimed author of The Family Romanov . First human to cross the Atlantic via airplane; one of the first American media sensations; Nazi sympathizer and anti-Semite; loner whose baby was kidnapped and murdered; champion of Eugenics, the science of improving a human population by controlled breeding; tireless...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Science & Technology

The room where it happened [CD book]

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The Room Where It Happened - 2020

by John R Bolton narrator

Summary: As President Trump's National Security Advisor, Bolton spent many of his 453 days in the room where it happened. After working in the Reagan and both Bush presidencies, he has a great eye for the Washington inside game. What Bolton saw with Trump astonished him: a President for whom getting re-elected was the only thing that mattered, even if it meant endangering or weakening the nation. Here he shows a President addicted to chaos, who embraced our enemies and spurned our friends, and was deeply suspicious of his own government.

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Nonfiction • Politics & Government

Royal Crush

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Royal Crush - 2017

by Meg Cabot

Summary: *A Parents; Choice Fun Stuff Award Winner* Get ready for a Royal Crush in this third book in the middle-grade Princess Diaries spin-off series, written and illustrated by New York Times- bestselling author Meg Cabot. Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison is turning thirteen. Even better, she; s finally starting to get the hang of this princess thing. Just in time, too, since her half-sister, Princess Mia Thermopolis, is expected to give birth to twins any day now! It; s pretty much the...  read more »

Genre: Children's Audiobooks

The Rules of Contagion

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The Rules Of Contagion - 2020

by Adam Kucharski

Summary: From ideas and infections to financial crises and fake news, an "utterly timely" look at why the science of outbreaks is the science of modern life These days, whenever anything spreads, whether it; s a YouTube fad or a political rumor, we say it went viral. But how does virality actually work? In The Rules of Contagion , epidemiologist Adam Kucharski explores topics including gun violence, online manipulation, and, of course, outbreaks of disease to show how much we get wrong about contagion,...  read more »

Genre: Science & Technology

Sea Wife

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Sea Wife - 2020

by Amity Gaige

Summary: " Sea Wife is a gripping tale of survival at sea—but that; s just the beginning. Amity Gaige also manages, before she; s done, to probe the underpinnings of romantic love, marriage, literary ambition, political inclinations in the Trump age, parenthood, and finally, the nature of survival itself in our broken world. Gaige is thrillingly talented, and her novel enchants." —Jennifer Egan "Sea Wife brilliantly breathes life not only into the perils of living at sea, but also into the...  read more »

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

The secret child [CD book]

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The Secret Child - 2019

by Caroline Mitchell

Summary: DI Amy Winter knows evil. She's lived through it. Four-year-old Ellen is snatched by a stranger in the dead of night. Her devastated mother, Nicole, receives four identical phials and a threatening note in a familiar scrawl that chills her to the bone. But she always knew this would happen. She's been expecting it for years. According to the note, one of the phials is poisoned. Nicole is given a deadly challenge: if she drinks one, the sadistic kidnapper will notify the police of Ellen's...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mystery & Detective • Police Procedurals • Thrillers

Separated

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Separated - 2020

by Jacob Soboroff

Summary: From the award-winning NBC News and MSNBC correspondent comes a powerful and deeply reported journey to lay bare the full truth behind the defining moral crisis of the Trump years: the systematic separation of thousands of desperate migrant families at the US-Mexico border In June 2018, Donald Trump; s most notorious decision as president had secretly been in effect for months before most Americans became aware of the astonishing inhumanity being perpetrated by their own government. Jacob...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Politics & Government

Separation Anxiety

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Separation Anxiety - 2020

by Laura Zigman

Summary: "Separation Anxiety is a hilarious, heart-breaking and thought-provoking portrait of a difficult marriage, as fierce as it is funny.... My advice: Start reading and don; t stop until you get to the last page of this wise and wonderful novel." —Alice Hoffman From bestselling author Laura Zigman, a hilarious novel about a wife and mother whose life is unraveling and the well-intentioned but increasingly disastrous steps she takes to course-correct her relationships, her career, and her...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

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Separation Anxiety - 2020

by Laura Zigman

Summary: Judy never intended to start wearing the dog. But when she stumbled across her son Teddy's old baby sling during a halfhearted basement cleaning, something in her snapped. So: the dog went into the sling, Judy felt connected to another living being, and she's repeated the process every day since. Life hasn't gone according to Judy's plan. Her career as a children's book author offered a glimpse of success before taking an embarrassing nose dive. Teddy, now a teenager, treats her with some...  read more »

Genres: Humor • Literature & Fiction

Seven Lies

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Seven Lies - 2020

by Elizabeth Kay

Summary: "Scalpel-sharp writing and a killer concept-dark, clever, compelling and utterly assured." —Lucy Foley, author of The Guest List , a Hello Sunshine x Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick " Seven Lies is a relentless, chilling story of what happens when friendship becomes obsession. Keep the lights on—you; ll be turning pages deep into the night with this one." —Harlan Coben, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Run Away It all started with just one little lie. But we all know...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna

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The Seven Or Eight Deaths Of Stella Fortuna - 2019

by Juliet Grames

Summary: For Stella Fortuna, death has always been a part of life. Stella; s childhood is full of strange, life-threatening incidents—moments where ordinary situations like cooking eggplant or feeding the pigs inexplicably take lethal turns. Even Stella; s own mother is convinced that her daughter is cursed or haunted. In her rugged Italian village, Stella is considered an oddity—beautiful and smart, insolent and cold. Stella uses her peculiar toughness to protect her slower, plainer baby...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Shortlisted

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Shortlisted - 2020

by Renee Knake Jefferson

Summary: The inspiring and previously untold history of the women considered-but not selected-for the US Supreme Court In 1981, after almost two centuries of exclusively male appointments, Sandra Day O; Connor became the first female Supreme Court Justice of the United States, a significant historical moment and a symbolic triumph for supporters of women; s rights. Most do not know, however, about the remarkable women shortlisted for the Supreme Court in the decades before O; Connor; s success. Since...  read more »

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs

The Silent Wife

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The Silent Wife - 2020

by Karin Slaughter

Summary: Atlanta, Georgia. Present day. A young woman is brutally attacked and left for dead. The police investigate but the trail goes cold. Until a chance assignment takes GBI investigator Will Trent to the state penitentiary, and to a prisoner who says he recognizes the MO. The attack looks identical to the one he was accused of eight years earlier. The prisoner; s always insisted that he was innocent, and now he; s sure he has proof. The killer is still out there. As Will digs into both crimes it...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Simon the Fiddler

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Simon The Fiddler - 2020

by Paulette Jiles

Summary: The critically acclaimed, bestselling author of News of the World and Enemy Women returns to Texas in this atmospheric story, set at the end of the Civil War, about an itinerant fiddle player, a ragtag band of musicians with whom he travels trying to make a living, and the charming young Irish lass who steals his heart. In March 1865, the long and bitter War between the States is winding down. Till now, twenty-three-year-old Simon Boudlin has evaded military duty thanks to his slight stature,...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Westerns

Sisters in Hate

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Sisters In Hate - 2020

by Seyward Darby

Summary: A revealing, unsettling portrait of white nationalism, told through the lives of three women whose experiences with far-right extremism offer a new understanding of America today. After the election of Donald J. Trump, journalist Seyward Darby went looking for the women of the so-called "alt-right"-really, just white nationalism with a new label. The mainstream media depicted the alt-right as a bastion of angry white men, but was it? As women headlined resistance to the Trump administration; s...  read more »

Genre: Politics & Government

The Skin We; re In

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The Skin We; Re In - 2020

by Desmond Cole

Summary: NATIONAL BESTSELLER A bracing, provocative, and perspective-shifting book from one of Canada; s most celebrated and uncompromising writers, Desmond Cole. The Skin We; re In will spark a national conversation, influence policy, and inspire activists. In his 2015 cover story for Toronto Life magazine, Desmond Cole exposed the racist actions of the Toronto police force, detailing the dozens of times he had been stopped and interrogated under the controversial practice of carding. The story quickly...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture • Politics & Government

Smoke Bitten

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Smoke Bitten - 2020

by Patricia Briggs

Summary: Mercy Thompson, car mechanic and shapeshifter, faces a threat unlike any other in this thrilling entry in the #1 New York Times bestselling series. I am Mercedes Athena Thompson Hauptman. My only "superpowers" are that I turn into a thirty-five pound coyote and fix Volkswagens. But I have friends in odd places and a pack of werewolves at my back. It looks like I; m going to need them. Centuries ago, the fae dwelt in Underhill—until she locked her doors against them. They left behind their...  read more »

Genres: Beach Reads & Romance • Mysteries & Thrillers • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Something She; s Not Telling Us

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Something She; S Not Telling Us - 2020

by Darcey Bell

Summary: Named most anticipated book of 2020 by Cosmopolitan, Woman; s Day, She Reads, and Sassy Sarah Reads. From the New York Times bestselling author of A Simple Favor comes an electrifying domestic thriller of how one woman; s life is turned upside down when her brother brings his new girlfriend to visit—and no one is telling the truth about who they really are. She; s on the verge of having it all... But one woman stands in her way. Charlotte has everything in life that she ever could have...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Something to Talk About

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Something To Talk About - 2020

by Meryl Wilsner

Summary: A showrunner and her assistant give the world something to talk about when they accidentally fuel a ridiculous rumor in this debut romance. Hollywood powerhouse Jo is photographed making her assistant Emma laugh on the red carpet, and just like that, the tabloids declare them a couple. The so-called scandal couldn; t come at a worse time—threatening Emma; s promotion and Jo; s new movie. As the gossip spreads, it starts to affect all areas of their lives. Paparazzi are following them...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Speak Love

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Speak Love - 2020

by Annie F. Downs

Summary: Through funny stories, Scripture, and a Speak Love Revolution challenge that could help you change the lives of every person you see, tweet, or message for the better, Annie F. Downs explores the difference you can make when you speak love to others, to God, and to yourself. This expanded version of Speak Love: Includes 30 daily entries with a relatable topic, a Scripture verse, thoughts from the author, a prayer, and a motivational challenge to say, write, tweet, or post something that will...  read more »

Genres: Religion & Spirituality • Self Development

Stories That Stick

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Stories That Stick - 2019

by Kindra Hall

Summary: Wall Street Journal & USA Today Bestseller The moment you take control of your stories, you take control of your business and your life. You keep hearing how story is the latest-and-greatest business tool, and that storytelling can do everything—from helping leaders better communicate to motivating sales teams and winning customers away from competitors. But what stories do you need to tell? And how do you tell them? In Stories That Stick, Kindra Hall, professional storyteller and...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

Strike Me Down

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Strike Me Down - 2020

by Mindy Mejia

Summary: "Ingenious...sexy...carefully plotted."— The New York Times Book Review From the critically acclaimed author of Leave No Trace , the "nail-biting page-turner that grabs you early and never lets go" ( The Real Book Spy ), comes a visceral thriller where a high stakes crime triggers a woman; s complicated and potentially deadly search for the truth. Nora Trier catches thieves. As a forensic accountant and partner in her downtown Minneapolis firm, she; s unearthed millions in every corner of...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Such a fun age [CD book]

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Such A Fun Age - 2020

by Kiley Reid

Summary: Alix Chamberlain is a woman who gets what she wants and has made a living, with her confidence-driven brand, showing other women how to do the same. So she is shocked when her babysitter, Emira Tucker, is confronted while watching the Chamberlains' toddler one night, walking the aisles of their local high-end supermarket. The store's security guard, seeing a young black woman out late with a white child, accuses Emira of kidnapping two-year-old Briar. A small crowd gathers, a bystander films...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Summer at Lake Haven

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Summer At Lake Haven - 2020

by Raeanne Thayne

Summary: They both thought they knew what the future held—until the summer they crossed paths in Haven Point... Samantha Fremont has been struggling with the weight of her mother; s expectations for years. But now that her mother has passed away, it; s time for Sam to be bold and finally establish the fashion design business she; s always dreamed of. And the perfect opportunity has fallen into her lap. Her friend; s getting married and has asked Sam to create her wedding dress. It; s an...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The Summer Deal

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The Summer Deal - 2020

by Jill Shalvis

Summary: From New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis comes a friends-to-frenemies-to-lovers story... Add in a few secrets. Shake. Stir. Then read on a lazy summer day at the beach... Brynn Turner desperately wishes she had it together, but her personal life is like a ping-pong match that; s left her scared and hurt after so many attempts to get it right. In search of a place to lick her wounds and get a fresh start, she heads back home to Wildstone. And then there; s Kinsey Davis, who after...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

The Summer House

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The Summer House - 2020

by James Patterson

Summary: Once a luxurious southern getaway on a rustic lake, then reduced to a dilapidated crash pad, the Summer House is now the grisly scene of a nighttime mass murder. Eyewitnesses point to four Army Rangers—known as the Night Ninjas—recently returned from Afghanistan. To ensure that justice is done, the Army sends Major Jeremiah Cook, a veteran and former NYPD cop, to investigate. But the major and his elite team arrive in sweltering Georgia with no idea their grim jobs will be made...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

The summer house [CD book]

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The Summer House - 2020

by James Patterson

Summary: Sullivan County, Georgia, belongs to Sheriff Emma Williams. But not when Army Rangers posted to the local base are implicated in a major crime. To an elite team of investigators led by Major Jeremiah Cook, the physical evidence Williams swears by presents clues to an entirely different story. The small-town sheriff has never worked a multiple homicide, and Cook knows it. Unless he can convince the locals that the recent crimes are part of a larger mystery, this outsider may never unlock the century of secrets hidden inside The Summer House.

Genres: Action & Adventure • Crime • Literature & Fiction • Thrillers

The Sweeney Sisters

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The Sweeney Sisters - 2020

by Lian Dolan

Summary: An accomplished storyteller returns with her biggest, boldest, most entertaining novel yet—a hilarious, heartfelt story about books, love, sisterhood, and the surprises we discover in our DNA that combines the wit of Jonathan Tropper with the heart of Susan Wiggs. Maggie, Eliza, and Tricia Sweeney grew up as a happy threesome in the idyllic seaside town of Southport, Connecticut. But their mother; s death from cancer fifteen years ago tarnished their golden-hued memories, and the sisters...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Take a Hint, Dani Brown

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Take A Hint, Dani Brown - 2020

by Talia Hibbert

Summary: One of Oprah Magazine; s 21 Romance Novels That Are Set to Be the Best of 2020 USA Today bestselling author Talia Hibbert returns with another charming romantic comedy about a young woman who agrees to fake date her friend after a video of him "rescuing" her from their office building goes viral... Danika Brown knows what she wants: professional success, academic renown, and an occasional roll in the hay to relieve all that career-driven tension. But romance? Been there, done that, burned the...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil

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Tell The Truth & Shame The Devil - 2016

by Lezley Mcspadden

Summary: This revelatory memoir by the mother of Michael Brown, the African American teenager killed by the police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014, sheds light on one of the landmark events in recent history. When Michael Orlandus Darrion Brown was born, he was adored and doted on by his aunts, uncles, grandparents, his father, and most of all by his sixteen-year-old mother, who nicknamed him Mike Mike. McSpadden never imagined that her son; s name would inspire the resounding...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Politics & Government

Terry Pratchett: The BBC Radio Drama Collection

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Terry Pratchett: The BBC Radio Drama Collection - 2018

by Terry Pratchett

Summary: A collection of the full-cast BBC Radio dramatisations of novels by Terry Pratchett Somewhere on the frontier between thought and reality exists the Discworld, a parallel time and place which might sound and smell very much like our own, but which looks completely different... Published for the very first time are seven full-cast BBC Radio dramatisations of Terry Pratchett; s novels, with star-studded casts including Martin Jarvis , Sheila Hancock , Anton Lesser , Philip Jackson , Alex Jennings...  read more »

Genres: Mysteries & Thrillers • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Thank You For Voting

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Thank You For Voting - 2020

by Erin Geiger Smith

Summary: In this concise, lively look at the past, present, and future of voting, a journalist examines the long and continuing fight for voting equality, why so few Americans today vote, and innovative ways to educate and motivate them; included are checklists of what to do before election day to prepare to vote and encourage others. Voting is a prized American right and a topic of debate from the earliest days of the country. Yet in the 2016 presidential election, about 40 percent of...  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Politics & Government

Thanks for the Feedback

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Thanks For The Feedback - 2014

by Douglas Stone

Summary: The coauthors of the New York Times –bestselling Difficult Conversations take on the toughest topic of all: how we see ourselves Douglas Stone and Sheila Heen have spent the past fifteen years working with corporations, nonprofits, governments, and families to determine what helps us learn and what gets in our way. In Thanks for the Feedback , they explain why receiving feedback is so crucial yet so challenging, offering a simple framework and powerful tools to help us take on life; s...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

These Women

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These Women - 2020

by Ivy Pochoda

Summary: A Recommended Book From The New York Times Book Review * The Washington Post * Vogue * Entertainment Weekly * Marie Claire * Vulture * The Minneapolis Star-Tribune * LitHub * Crime Reads * PopSugar From the award-winning author of Wonder Valley and Visitation Street comes a serial killer story like you; ve never seen before—a literary thriller of female empowerment and social change In West Adams, a rapidly changing part of South Los Angeles, they; re referred to as "these women." These...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

This Is Major

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This Is Major - 2020

by Shayla Lawson

Summary: From a fierce and humorous new voice comes a relevant, insightful, and riveting collection of personal essays on the richness and resilience of black girl culture—for readers of Samantha Irby, Roxane Gay, Morgan Jerkins, and Lindy West. Shayla Lawson is major. You don; t know who she is. Yet. But that; s okay. She is on a mission to move black girls like herself from best supporting actress to a starring role in the major narrative. Whether she; s taking on workplace microaggressions or...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Tiny Imperfections

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Tiny Imperfections - 2020

by Alli Frank

Summary: The Devil Wears Prada meets Class Mom in this delicious novel of love, money, and misbehaving parents. One of The Daily Skimm; s Reads Pick for May 2020 One of Good Housekeeping; s 20 Best New Fiction Books of 2020 Good Morning America Mother; s Day in Quarantine Books to Buy One of New York Post; s Best Books of the Week in May 2020 PopSugars Most Exciting Books for May 2020 One of SheReads Most Anticipated Books of 2020 "Delightful . . . Hilarious, cringe-worthy, and all too relevant. I ate...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

To wake the giant [CD book]

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To Wake The Giant - 2020

by Jeff Shaara

Summary: In 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt watches uneasily as the world heads rapidly down a dangerous path. The Japanese have waged an aggressive campaign against China, and they now begin to expand their ambitions to other parts of Asia. As their expansion efforts grow bolder, their enemies know that Japan's ultimate goal is total conquest over the region, especially when the Japanese align themselves with Hitler's Germany and Mussolini's Italy, who wage their own war of conquest across...  read more »

Genres: Action & Adventure • Literature & Fiction

Took [Playaway]

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Took - 2019

by Mary Downing Hahn

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Daniel Anderson doesn't believe Brody Mason's crazy stories about the ghost witch who lives up on Brewster's Hill with Bloody Bones, her man-eating razorback hog. He figures Brody's probably just trying to scare him since he's the new kid, a "stuck-up snot" from Connecticut. But Daniel's seven-year-old sister Erica has become more and more withdrawn, talking to her lookalike doll. When she disappears into the woods one day, he knows something is terribly wrong. Did the witch strike? Has Erica been "took"?

Genre: Children's Books

True Grit

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True Grit - 2006

by Charles Portis

Summary: Mattie Ross, a fourteen-year-old girl from Dardanelle, Arkansas, sets out to avenge her Daddy who was shot to death by a no-good outlaw. Mattie convinces one-eyed "Rooster" Cogburn, the meanest U.S. marshal in the land, to ride along with her. In True Grit, we have a true American classic, as young Mattie -- as vital as she is innocent -- outdickers and outmaneuvers the hard-bitten men of the trail in a legend that will last through the ages.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Westerns

The Truth About Leadership

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The Truth About Leadership - 2010

by James M. Kouzes

Summary: In these turbulent times when the very foundations of organizations and societies are being shaken, leaders need to move beyond the pessimistic predictions, the trendy fads, and the simplistic solutions. They need to turn to what; s real and what; s proven, to understand what the evidence tells us about how exemplary leaders get extraordinary things done. This is the imperative that bestselling, award-winning authors James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner have undertaken in their engaging,...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

Twisted

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Twisted - 2020

by Emma Dabiri

Summary: From Guardian contributor and prominent BBC race correspondent Emma Dabiri comes a timely and resonant essay collection exploring the ways in which black hair has been appropriated and stigmatized throughout history, with ruminations on body politics, race, pop culture, and Dabiri; s own journey to loving her hair. Emma Dabiri can tell you the first time she chemically straightened her hair. She can describe the smell, the atmosphere of the salon, and her mix of emotions when she saw her...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

Unleashed

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Unleashed - 2020

by Frances Frei

Summary: The Power of Empowering Others Leadership isn; t easy. It takes grit, courage, and vision, among other things, that can be hard to come by on your toughest days. When leaders and aspiring leaders seek out advice, they; re often told to try harder. Dig deeper. Look in the mirror and own your natural-born strengths and fix any real or perceived career-limiting deficiencies. Frances Frei and Anne Morriss offer a different worldview. They argue that this popular leadership advice glosses over the...  read more »

Genre: Business, Investing & Careers

Unorthodox

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Unorthodox - 2020

by Deborah Feldman

Summary: Now a Netflix original series! Unorthodox is the bestselling memoir of a young Jewish woman; s escape from a religious sect, in the tradition of Ayaan Hirsi Ali; s Infidel and Carolyn Jessop; s Escape , featuring a new epilogue by the author. As a member of the strictly religious Satmar sect of Hasidic Judaism, Deborah Feldman grew up under a code of relentlessly enforced customs governing everything from what she could wear and to whom she could speak to what she was allowed to read. Yet in...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Religion & Spirituality

Upside-down magic [Playaway]

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Upside-down Magic - 2015

by Sarah Mlynowski

Summary: Nory Horace is nine years old. She's resourceful, she's brave, she likes peanut butter cookies. Also, she's able to transform into many different animals. Unfortunately, Nory's shape-shifting talent is a bit wonky. And when she flunks out of her own father's magic academy, Nory is forced to enter public school, where she meets a group of kids whose magic is, well, different.

Genres: Children's Books • Science Fiction & Fantasy

Utopia Avenue

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Utopia Avenue - 2020

by David Mitchell

Summary: The long-awaited new novel from the bestselling, prize-winning author of Cloud Atlas and The Bone Clocks .

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Vanishing Half

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The Vanishing Half - 2020

by Brit Bennett

Summary: AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A GOOD MORNING AMERICA Book Club Pick! "Bennett; s tone and style recalls James Baldwin and Jacqueline Woodson, but it; s especially reminiscent of Toni Morrison; s 1970 debut novel, The Bluest Eye." —Kiley Reid, Wall Street Journal " A story of absolute, universal timelessness ...For any era, it; s an accomplished, affecting novel. For this moment, it; s piercing, subtly wending its way toward questions about who we are and who we want to be...."...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

The vanishing half [Playaway]

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The Vanishing Half - 2020

by Brit Bennett

Summary: The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adults, it's everything: their families, their communities, their racial identities. Ten years later, one sister lives with her black daughter in the same southern town she once tried to escape. The other secretly passes for white, and her white husband knows nothing of her past....  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

Victim 2117

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Victim 2117 - 2020

by Jussi Adler-olsen

Summary: In the heart-pounding next installment of the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling Department Q series, a terrifying international investigation reveals the complex backstory of one of the department; s own—the enigmatic Assad. The newspaper refers to the body only as Victim 2117—the two thousand one hundred and seventeenth refugee to die in the Mediterranean Sea. But to three people, the unnamed victim is so much more, and the death sets off a chain of events that...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

A Walk Along the Beach

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A Walk Along The Beach - 2020

by Debbie Macomber

Summary: Two sisters must learn from each other; s strengths and trust in the redeeming power of love in a touching new novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Debbie Macomber. The Lakey sisters are perfect opposites. After their mother died and their father was lost in grief, Willa had no choice but to raise her sister, Harper, and their brother, Lucas. Then, as an adult, she put her own life on hold to nurse Harper through a terrifying illness. Now that Harper is better and the sisters are...  read more »

Genre: Beach Reads & Romance

A walk along the beach [CD book]

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A Walk Along The Beach - 2020

by Debbie Macomber

Summary: Oceanside, Washington. After their mother died and their father was lost in grief, Willa had no choice but to raise her sister, Harper, and their brother, Lucas. She put her own life on hold to nurse Harper through a terrifying illness. Now Willa has realized her dream of running her own bakery and coffee shop, and Harper announces her plan to summit Mount Rainier. She encourages Willa to do something outside her comfort zone -- like take a chance on love with freelance photographer Sean O'Malley.

Genre: Literature & Fiction

When I Was White

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When I Was White - 2019

by Sarah Valentine

Summary: The stunning and provocative coming-of-age memoir about Sarah Valentine; s childhood as a white girl in the suburbs of Pittsburgh, and her discovery that her father was a black man. At the age of 27, Sarah Valentine discovered that she was not, in fact, the white girl she had always believed herself to be. She learned the truth of her paternity: that her father was a black man. And she learned the truth about her own identity: mixed race. And so Sarah began the difficult and absorbing journey...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

When to Jump

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When To Jump - 2018

by Mike Lewis

Summary: This program is read by the author and an exciting cast of readers including Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. Also included are the winning fan submissions from the Macmillan Audio When to Jump contest. An inspirational audiobook that lays out the "Jump Curve" — four steps to wholeheartedly pursuing the career of your dreams — through experiences from a variety of people who have jumped and never looked back When Mike Lewis was twenty-four and working in a prestigious corporate job, he...  read more »

Genres: Business, Investing & Careers • Self Development

Where Do We Go From Here

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Where Do We Go From Here - 2018

by Martin Luther King

Summary: The last book written by King his final reflections after a decade of civil rights struggles In 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., isolated himself from the demands of the civil rights movement, rented a house in Jamaica with no telephone, and labored over his final manuscript. In this significantly prophetic work, which has been unavailable for more than ten years, we find King; s acute analysis of American race relations and the state of the movement after a decade of civil rights efforts....  read more »

Genres: History & Culture • Politics & Government • Religion & Spirituality

Where the red fern grows [Playaway]

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Where The Red Fern Grows - 2007

by Wilson Rawls

Summary: A young boy living in the Ozarks achieves his heart's desire when he becomes the owner of two redbone hounds and teaches them to be champion hunters.

Genres: Action & Adventure • Children's Books

White Fang [Playaway] ; and the Call of the wild

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White Fang ; And The Call Of The Wild - 2008

by Jack London

Summary: In "White Fang," a lone wolf is captured in the frozen wilds of northwest Canada and made to serve human purposes. After enduring cruel abuse, he becomes a force of pure rage. Only one man sees inside the killer to his intelligence and nobility; but can his kindness touch White Fang? In "The Call of the Wild," a bold-spirited sheepdog is stolen from his comfortable home and thrust into the rugged, frozen terrain of the Alaskan Klondike. There he is made a sled dog and battles to become his team's leader amid the bitter cold and the savage lawlessness of man and beast.

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Science Fiction & Fantasy • Young Adult Books

Who Am I Without Him?

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Who Am I Without Him? - 2014

by Sharon Flake

Summary: Guys and girls get together, get played, and get real. Who Am I Without Him? is a Booklist Top Ten Romance Novel for Teens and is "breaking new and necessary ground" in twelve short stories about guys and girls falling in and out of love and relationships, testing out ways to communicate with one another, respect each other—and respect themselves. This is a complex, often humorous, and always on-point exploration of today; s teens determined to find love and self-worth...any way they know how.

Genre: Young Adult

Who Put This Song On?

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Who Put This Song On? - 2019

by Morgan Parker

Summary: "Unflinchingly irreverent, laugh-out-loud funny, and heartbreakingly honest." —Elizabeth Acevedo, National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author of The Poet X In the vein of powerful reads like The Hate U Give and Girl in Pieces, comes poet Morgan Parker; s pitch-perfect novel about a black teenage girl searching for her identity when the world around her views her depression as a lack of faith and blackness as something to be politely ignored. Trapped in sunny,...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

The wild robot [Playaway]

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The Wild Robot - 2018

by Peter Brown

Summary: When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island. She has no idea how she got there or what her purpose is, but she knows she needs to survive. After battling a fierce storm and escaping a vicious bear attack, she realizes that her only hope for survival is to adapt to her surroundings and learn from the island's unwelcoming animal inhabitants. As Roz slowly befriends the animals, the island starts to feel like home until, one day, the robot's mysterious past comes back to haunt her.

Genre: Children's Books

Woman on the Edge

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Woman On The Edge - 2019

by Samantha M. Bailey

Summary: A moment on the subway platform changes two women; s lives forever—a debut thriller that will take your breath away. A total stranger on the subway platform whispers, "Take my baby." She places her child in your arms. She says your name. Then she jumps... In a split second, Morgan Kincaid; s life changes forever. She; s on her way home from work when a mother begs her to take her baby, then places the infant in her arms. Before Morgan can stop her, the distraught mother jumps in front of...  read more »

Genres: Literature & Fiction • Mysteries & Thrillers

Word of mouse [Playaway]

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Word Of Mouse - 2017

by James Patterson

Summary: What makes Isaiah so unique? First, his fur is as blue as the sky, and he can read and write. He can also talk to humans. After a dramatic escape from a mysterious laboratory, Isaiah is separated from his mouse family, and has to use his special skills to survive in the dangerous outdoors, and hopefully find his missing family. But in a world of cruel cats, hungry owls, and terrified people, it's hard for a young, lone mouse to make it alone. When he meets an equally unusual and lonely human girl named Hailey, the two soon learn that true friendship can transcend all barriers.

Genres: Children's Books • Humor • Short Stories

The World Doesn; t Require You

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The World Doesn; T Require You - 2019

by Rion Amilcar Scott

Summary: The World Doesn; t Require You announces the arrival of a generational talent, as Rion Amilcar Scott shatters rigid genre lines to explore larger themes of religion, violence, and love-all told with sly humor and a dash of magical realism. Established by the leaders of the country; s only successful slave revolt in the mid-nineteenth century, Cross River still evokes the fierce rhythms of its founding. In lyrical prose and singular dialect, a saga beats forward that echoes the fables carried...  read more »

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy

Wuhan Diary

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Wuhan Diary - 2020

by Fang Fang

Summary: From one of China; s most acclaimed and decorated writers comes a powerful first-person account of life in Wuhan during the COVID-19 outbreak. On January 25, 2020, after the central government imposed a lockdown in Wuhan, acclaimed Chinese writer Fang Fang began publishing an online diary. In the days and weeks that followed, Fang Fang; s nightly postings gave voice to the fears, frustrations, anger, and hope of millions of her fellow citizens, reflecting on the psychological impact of forced...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • History & Culture

The Yellow Bird Sings

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The Yellow Bird Sings - 2020

by Jennifer Rosner

Summary: This program includes an exclusive author; s note read by the author. In Poland, as World War II rages, a mother hides with her young daughter, a musical prodigy whose slightest sound may cost them their lives. As Nazi soldiers round up the Jews in their town, Roza and her 5-year-old daughter, Shira, flee, seeking shelter in a neighbor; s barn. Hidden in the hayloft day and night, Shira struggles to stay still and quiet, as music pulses through her and the farmyard outside beckons. To soothe...  read more »

Genre: Literature & Fiction

You Don; t Even Know Me

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You Don; T Even Know Me - 2014

by Sharon Flake

Summary: In 9 stories and 15 poems, Sharon G. Flake provides insight into the minds of a diverse group adolescent African American males. There; s Tow-Kaye, getting married at age 16 to love of his life, who; s pregnant. He knows it; s the right thing to do, but he; s scared to death. James writes in his diary about his twin brother; s terrible secret, which threatens to pull James down, too. Tyler explains what it; s like to be a player with the ladies. In a letter to his uncle, La; Ron confesses that...  read more »

Genre: Young Adult

You Look So Much Better in Person

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You Look So Much Better In Person - 2020

by Al Roker

Summary: The Today Show coanchor Al Roker presents an entertaining guide to achieving a life of happiness and success through the power of "yes!" These days, the road to success can feel jam-packed with scheduling, networking, nonstop hustle, and flat-out absurdity. And no one knows that better than Al Roker—beloved cohost of The Today Show , weatherperson extraordinaire, and the man we all secretly wish we could turn to for wisdom and wisecracks in our everyday lives. From his college days as a...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Self Development

Your Second Act

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Your Second Act - 2020

by Patricia Heaton

Summary: An entertaining, inspirational book about second acts in life and reinventing yourself from beloved television actress Patricia Heaton—Emmy Award–winning star of Everybody Loves Raymond , The Middle , and most recently, Carol; s Second Act. Patricia Heaton is one of TV; s most recognizable and beloved moms. She; s won two Emmys for her starring role as Debra Barone on the long-running comedy Everybody Loves Raymond , and followed that career-making role with another gem as Frances...  read more »

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs • Religion & Spirituality • Self Development
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