Tuesday, October 28, 2014

What to read while waiting for...




Leaving Time
Leaving Time
By Picoult, Jodi
2014-10 - Ballantine Books
9780345544926 Check Our Catalog Throughout her blockbuster career, #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Jodi Picoult has seamlessly blended nuanced characters, riveting plots, and rich prose, brilliantly creating stories that "not only provoke the mind but touch the flawed souls in all of us" ("The Boston Globe"). Now, in her highly anticipated new novel, she has delivered her most affecting work yet--a book unlike anything …More


Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions!

The House We Grew Up in
The House We Grew Up in
By Jewell, Lisa
2014-08 - Atria Books
9781476702995 Check Our Catalog "Clever, intelligent...wonderful" (Jojo Moyes, "New York Times "bestselling author of "Me Before You").
Meet the Bird family. They live in a simple brick house in a picture-perfect Cotswolds village, with rambling, unkempt gardens stretching just beyond. Pragmatic Meg, dreamy Beth, and tow-headed twins Rory and Rhys all attend the village school and eat home-cooked meals together each night.
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Water for Elephants
Water for Elephants
By Gruen, Sara
2007-05 - Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
9781565125605 Check Our Catalog An atmospheric, gritty, and compelling novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circa 1932, by the bestselling author of "Riding Lessons. Gritty, sensual and charged with dark secrets involving love, murder and a majestic, mute heroine. …More


A Long Time Gone
A Long Time Gone
By White, Karen
2014-06 - New American Library
9780451240460 Check Our Catalog When Vivien Walker left her home in the Mississippi Delta, she swore never to go back, as generations of the women in her family had. But in the spring, nine years to the day since she'd left, that's exactly what happens--Vivien returns, fleeing from a broken marriage and her lost dreams for children. …More


The One & Only
The One & Only
By Giffin, Emily
2014-05 - Ballantine Books
9780345546883 Check Our Catalog Emily Giffin, the beloved author of such "New York Times" bestselling novels as "Something Borrowed "and" Where We Belong, " returns with an extraordinary story of love and loyalty--and an unconventional heroine struggling to reconcile both. …More