Tuesday, August 11, 2015

What to read while waiting for...



Circling the Sun
Circling the Sun
By McLain, Paula
2015-07 - Ballantine Books
9780345534187 Check Our Catalog

Paula McLain, author of the phenomenal bestseller "The Paris Wife, " now returns with her keenly anticipated new novel, transporting readers to colonial Kenya in the 1920s. "Circling the Sun" brings to life a fearless and captivating woman Beryl Markham, a record-setting aviator caught up in a passionate love triangle with safari hunter Denys Finch Hatton and Karen Blixen, who as Isak Dinesen …More


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

The Aviator's Wife
The Aviator's Wife
By Benjamin, Melanie
2013-01 - Delacorte Press
9780345528674 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Colorado Blue Spruce Award (2015)

In the spirit of "Loving Frank" and "The Paris Wife," acclaimed novelist Benjamin pulls back the curtain on the marriage of one of America's most extraordinary couples: Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh. …More


Out of Africa
Out of Africa
By Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen)
2013-09 - Important Books
9788087888360 Check Our Catalog
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Under the Wide and Starry Sky
Under the Wide and Starry Sky
By Horan, Nancy
2014-01 - Random House Large Print Publishing
9780307990938 Check Our Catalog
From Nancy Horan, New York Times bestselling author of Loving Frank, comes her much-anticipated second novel, which tells the improbable love story of Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson and his tempestuous American wife, Fanny. …More