Tuesday, August 9, 2016

What to read while waiting for...

Truly Madly Guilty
Truly Madly Guilty
By Moriarty, Liane
2016-07 - Flatiron Books
9781250069795 Check Our Catalog

"Entertainment Weekly"'s Best Beach Bet
A "USA Today "Hot Books for Summer Selection
A "Miami Herald "Summer Reads Pick

The new novel from Liane Moriarty, the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Husband's Secret, Big Little Lies, "and" What Alice Forgot," about how sometimes we don't appreciate how extraordinary our ordinary lives are until it's too late.


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

Small Mercies
Small Mercies
By Joyce, Eddie
2015-03 - Viking
9780525427292 Check Our Catalog
An intimate family portrait.

"The New York Times"

Eddie Joyce's terrific first novel is so American that the story might as well have taken place at the base of the Statue of Liberty.

Richard Russo

An inside look at one Staten Island family's struggle with grief . . . A] poignant, deeply affecting tale.

"Martha Stewart Living," a Book

We Five
We Five
By Dunn, Mark
2015-10 - Dzanc Books
9781938103124 Check Our Catalog
"We Five" tells the story of five young female friends and co-workers through the voices of five different authors, the story unfolding against five distinct historic backdrops. The driving conceit is that an anonymously authored manuscript from the mid-1860s (perhaps the work of Dickens contemporary Elizabeth Gaskell) was discovered and later published. Over the succeeding decades four other …More

Wishing Lake
Wishing Lake
By Hart, Regina
2015-01 - Dafina Books
9781617735646 Check Our Catalog
University Professor Peyton Harris will do whatever it takes to escape her overbearing, socialite parents and the fiance she can never love even if it means moving from New York to tiny Trinity Falls, Ohio. It's a big step, but when she finds herself working with the town's most eligible and marriage-averse bachelor it's just the first of many
Journalist Darius Knight has problems of his own. …More