Tuesday, February 3, 2015

What to read while waiting for...



Saint Odd: An Odd Thomas Novel
Saint Odd: An Odd Thomas Novel
By Koontz, Dean R.
2015-01 - Bantam
9780345545879 Check Our Catalog
From "one of the master storytellers of this or any age" ("The Tampa Tribune") comes the stunning final adventure of "one of the most remarkable and appealing characters in current fiction"("The Virginian-Pilot")--as #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Dean Koontz brings the unforgettable odyssey of Odd Thomas to its dazzling conclusion.
Odd Thomas is back where it all started . . .
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Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions!

Doctor Sleep
Doctor Sleep
By King, Stephen
2013-09 - Scribner Book Company
9781476727653 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Bram Stoker Awards (2013)

Stephen King returns to the character and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, "The Shining," in this instantly riveting novel about the now middle-aged Dan Torrance and the very special twelve-year-old girl he must save from a tribe of murderous paranormals. …More


Necroscope
Necroscope
By Lumley, Brian
1992-01 - Tor Books
9780812521375 Check Our Catalog
Except to Harry Keogh, Necroscope. And what they tell him is horrifying.
In the Balkan mountains of Rumania, a terrible evil is growing. Long buried in hallowed ground, bound by earth and silver, the master vampire schemes and plots. Trapped in unlife, neither dead nor living, Thibor Ferenczy hungers for freedom and revenge.
The vampire's human tool is Boris Dragosani, part of a
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Sisterland
Sisterland
By Sittenfeld, Curtis
2014-05 - Random House Trade
9780812980332 Check Our Catalog
The "New York Times"-bestselling author of "American Wife" and "Prep" returns with a mesmerizing novel of family and identity, loyalty and deception, and the delicate line between truth and belief. …More


Mrs. God
Mrs. God
By Straub, Peter
2013-02 - Pegasus Books
9781605984070 Check Our Catalog

Esswood House. Home and estate of the Seneschal family, aristocratic patrons of the literary arts for well over a hundred years. D. H. Lawrence, T. S. Eliot, Ford Madox Ford, and Henry James were privileged to call themselves guests. There was always talk of a hidden secret in Esswood s past, and the Seneschal children were often so pale and sickly, but don t all English manor houses have a few …More