Tuesday, January 27, 2015

What to read while waiting for...

The Girl on the Train
The Girl on the Train
By Hawkins, Paula
2015-01 - Riverhead Books
9781594633669 Check Our Catalog

A debut psychological thriller that will forever change the way you look at other people's lives.
"Gripping, enthralling--a top-notch thriller and a compulsive read."--S. J. Watson, "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Before I Go to Sleep"
Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and

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

Gone Girl
Gone Girl
By Flynn, Gillian
2014-04 - Broadway Books
9780307588371 Check Our Catalog
Flynn's toxic mix of sharp-edged wit with deliciously chilling prose creates a nerve-fraying thriller that confounds readers at every turn. When his wife disappears on their anniversary, Nick starts having cringe-worthy daydreams and becomes oddly evasive, eschewing his golden boy past. …More

Before I Go to Sleep Tie-In
Before I Go to Sleep Tie-In
By Watson, S. J.
2014-08 - Harper Paperbacks
9780062353887 Check Our Catalog
In this gripping psychological thriller in the vein of "Shutter Island" and the film "Memento," an amnesiac attempts to reconstruct her past by keeping a journal and discovers the dangerous inconsistencies in the stories of her husband and her secret doctor. …More

Where'd You Go, Bernadette
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
By Semple, Maria
2013-04 - Back Bay Books
9780316204262 Check Our Catalog
Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her husband, she's a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; and to 15-year-old Bee, she is a friend and mom. Then Bernadette disappears. Bee compiles e-mail messages, official documents, and secret correspondence--creating a compulsively readable and touching novel. …More

Before We Met
Before We Met
By Whitehouse, Lucie
2014-01 - Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
9781620402757 Check Our Catalog
For fans of "Gone Girl," a gripping psychological thriller about the lies we tell ourselves and the passions that drive us. …More

First You Try Everything
First You Try Everything
By McCafferty, Jane
2012-01 - Harper
9780066210629 Check Our Catalog
From the award-winning author of "One Heart" and "Thank You for the Music" comes the story of a marriage that's falling apart and a wife who will stop at nothing to keep it together, compassionately rendered in luminous prose. …More