Saturday, August 13, 2016

Summer Reading Week 6 Saturday





Entwined with You
Entwined with You
By Day, Sylvia
2013-06 - Berkley Books
9780425263921 Check Our Catalog

The third book in the "New York Times"-bestselling Crossfire Trilogy following "Bared to You" and "Reflected in You." Day has written more than a dozen novels across multiple subgenres and has won the "Romantic Times" Reviewers' Choice Award and the National Readers' Choice Award twice. …More


One with You
One with You
By Day, Sylvia
2016-05 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410490124 Check Our Catalog


"FROM #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR SYLVIA DAY "

"The final chapter in the global blockbuster Crossfire quintet"

Gideon Cross. Falling in love with him was the easiest thing I've ever done. It happened instantly. Completely. Irrevocably.
Marrying him was a dream come true. Staying married to him is the fight of my life. Love transforms. Ours is both a refuge from the storm …More


Reflected in You
Reflected in You
By Day, Sylvia
2012-10 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425263914 Check Our Catalog

The hotly anticipated second book of the Crossfire Trilogy continues the sensual saga of Eva and Gideon that began in "Bared to You." …More


Night Road: A Novel of Suspense
Night Road: A Novel of Suspense
By DuBois, Brendan
2016-02 - Midnight Ink
9780738746395 Check Our Catalog


A tangled web of violence and betrayal drive this story of international intrigue
After a dishonorable discharge from a top-notch covert Coast Guard position, Zach Morrow is left with almost nothing. When a Homeland Security agent asks him for his help in exchange for an honorable discharge and his full pension, Zach agrees. All he has to do is go back to his hometown and get information on …More


Larose
Larose
By Erdrich, Louise
2016-05 - Harper
9780062277022 Check Our Catalog


In this literary masterwork, Louise Erdrich, the bestselling author of the National Book Award-winningThe Round Houseand the Pulitzer PrizenomineeThe Plague of Doveswields her breathtaking narrative magic in an emotionally haunting contemporary tale of a tragic accident, a demand for justice, and a profound act of atonement with ancient roots in Native American culture.
North Dakota, late …More


Desperate Detroit and Stories of Other Dire Places
Desperate Detroit and Stories of Other Dire Places
By Estleman, Loren D.
2016-04 - Tyrus Books
9781440596209 Check Our Catalog


HPL patron: Quick if unmemorable stories.
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The Fixer
The Fixer
By Finder, Joseph
2015-06 - Dutton Books
9780525954613 Check Our Catalog


"New York Times" bestselling author Joseph Finder's breakneck stand-alone thriller about the secrets families can keep and the danger of their discovery.

When former investigative reporter Rick Hoffman loses his job, fiancee, and apartment, his only option is to move back into and renovate the home of his miserable youth, now empty and in decay since the stroke that put his father
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All Summer Long
All Summer Long
By Frank, Dorothea Benton
2016-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780062390752 Check Our Catalog


Dorothea Benton Frank novels are filled with smart and witty fiction that every reader wants on their bookshelf: soulful, edgy stories about realistic characters familiar to us all that explore the most deeply felt moments of life with wry humor and heart.
All Summer Long follows one charming New York couple prominent interior designer Olivia Ritchie and her husband Nicholas Seymour, an …More


The Cuckoo's Calling
The Cuckoo's Calling
By Galbraith, Robert
2013-04 - Mulholland Books
9780316206846 Check Our Catalog

Awards:
L.A. Times Book Prize (2013)


A brilliant debut mystery in a classic vein. After an injury in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. But then opportunity walks through the door--and he must investigate a supermodel's suicide.
HPL patron: Excellent mystery novel! Plenty of twists and turns making it hard to put the book down. Although the plot is different from …More


Find Her
Find Her
By Gardner, Lisa
2016-02 - Dutton Books
9780525954576 Check Our Catalog

"Flora Dane is a victim."

Seven years ago, carefree college student Flora was kidnapped while on spring break. For 472 days, Flora learned just how much one person can endure.

"Flora Dane is a survivor."

Miraculously alive after her ordeal, Flora has spent the past five years reacquainting herself with the rhythms of normal life, working with her FBI victim
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My Summer of Southern Discomfort
My Summer of Southern Discomfort
By Gayle, Stephanie
2008-05 - Harper Paperbacks
9780061236310 Check Our Catalog

This irresistible debut novel introduces one of the quirkiest, most memorableheroines ever to head south in search of adventure. …More


First Comes Love
First Comes Love
By Giffin, Emily
2016-06 - Ballantine Books
9780345546920 Check Our Catalog

#1"NEW YORK TIMES"BESTSELLER A pair of sisters find themselves at a crossroads in this dazzling new novel from theauthor of "Something Borrowed, Where We Belong, "and "The One & Only." "First Comes Love" is a story about family, friendship, and the courage to follow your own heart wherever that may lead.

Growing up, Josie and Meredith Garland shared a loving, if sometimes contentious,
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Where We Belong
Where We Belong
By Giffin, Emily
2012-07 - St. Martin's Press
9780312554194 Check Our Catalog

Giffin, the author of five blockbuster novels, delivers an unforgettable story of two women, the families that make them who they are, and the longing, loyalty and love that binds them together set in New York City. …More


A Poisonous Plot: The Twenty First Chronicle of Matthew Bartholomew
A Poisonous Plot: The Twenty First Chronicle of Matthew Bartholomew
By Gregory, Susanna
2015-08 - Sphere
9780751549775 Check Our Catalog

In 1358, over a century after its foundation in Cambridge, the college of Michaelhouse is facing a serious shortfall of funds and competition from upstarts rivals such as Zachary Hostel. Their problems are made no easier by the hostility of the town's inhabitants who favour the university moving away to the Fens.

This simmering tension threatens to break into violence when a well-known
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Eggshell Days
Eggshell Days
By Gregson, Rebecca
2003-08 - Thomas Dunne Books
9780312310417 Check Our Catalog

Three friends given a second chance at life move to the country to "simplify, " but as emotions intensify and secrets threaten to be revealed, the friendships are put to the test . …More


Ford County
Ford County
By Grisham, John
2009-11 - Doubleday Books
9780385532457 Check Our Catalog

Grisham returns to Ford County, Mississippi, the setting of his immensely popular first novel, "A Time to Kill." This wholly surprising collection reminds readers once again why Grisham is one of America's favorite storytellers. …More


Gray Mountain
Gray Mountain
By Grisham, John
2014-10 - Doubleday Books
9780385537148 Check Our Catalog

John Grisham has a new hero . . . and she's full of surprises

The year is 2008 and Samantha Kofer's career at a huge Wall Street law firm is on the fast track until the recession hits and she gets downsized, furloughed, escorted out of the building.Samantha, though, is one of the lucky associates. She's offered an opportunity to work at a legal aid clinic for one year without pay,
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A Painted House
A Painted House
By Grisham, John
2001-02 - Doubleday Books
9780385501200 Check Our Catalog

"The hill people and the Mexicans arrived on the same day. It was a Wednesday, early in September 1952. The Cardinals were five games behind the Dodgers with three weeks to go, and the season looked hopeless. The cotton, however, was waist-high to my father, over my head, and he and my grandfather could be heard before supper whispering words that were seldom heard. It could be a "good crop."
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At the Water's Edge
At the Water's Edge
By Gruen, Sara
2015-03 - Spiegel & Grau
9780385523233 Check Our Catalog


HPL patron: This is the highly unlikely story of a poor little rich girl who finds adulthood and happiness in a remote part of Scotland. On Good Reads I gave it 4 stars. That was stretching it about because of the setting.
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The Diary of Anne Frank
The Diary of Anne Frank
By Goodrich, Frances
Author Hackett, Albert
Notes by O'Connor, John
1999-09 - Nelson Thornes
9780174325505 Check Our Catalog


HPL patron: A diary of a young girl in the Holocaust. It was interesting to hear what went on when they were in hiding. The related writings were fascinating to read. I can almost picture her writing them.
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On Mystic Lake
On Mystic Lake
By Hannah, Kristin
2004-04 - Ballantine Books
9780345471178 Check Our Catalog

Annie Colwater's husband has just confessed that he's in love with a younger woman. Devastated, Annie retreats to the small town where she grew up. There, she is reunited with her first love, Nick Delacroix, a recent widower who is unable to cope with his silent, emotionally scarred young daughter. Together, the three of them begin to heal. But just when Annie believes she's been given a second …More


Confessions of a Scoundrel
Confessions of a Scoundrel
By Hawkins, Karen
2003-02 - Avon Books
9780380820801 Check Our Catalog

Awards:
Rita Awards (2004)

A quick-rising star in the romance genre presents the tale of the desperate Lady Verena Westforth, who's secret is in danger of being exposed by the rakish scoundrel Brandon St. John. Original. …More


Lords of Desire
Lords of Desire
By Henley, Virginia
Author MacKenzie, Sally
Author Dahl, Victoria
2010-06 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758229663 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times"-bestselling author Henley join forces with three of romance's hottest talents--Sally MacKenzie, Victoria Dahl, and Kristi Astor--in this sizzling new historical collection. …More


Wolf
Wolf
By Hayder, Mo
2014-05 - Atlantic Monthly Press
9780802122506 Check Our Catalog

Awards:
Edgar Allan Poe Awards (2015)

Edgar Award winner and internationally best-selling author Mo Hayder has made her name with nightmarishly dark, impeccably-plotted thrillers that hook readers from the first page and won't let them go. With her latest novel, "Wolf," the frighteningly talented Hayder ratchets up the terror yet another notch, with a bone-chilling novel about a family held hostage in their country home. …More