Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Adult Summer Reading Week 9 Wednesday





A Girl's Guide to Moving on
A Girl's Guide to Moving on
By Macomber, Debbie
2016-02 - Ballantine Books
9780553391923 Check Our Catalog

"NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER In this powerful and uplifting novel, a mother and her daughter-in-law bravely leave their troubled marriages and face the challenge of starting over. Leaning on each other, Nichole and Leanne discover that their inner strength and capacity for love are greater than they ever imagined.

When Nichole discovers that her husband, Jake, has been unfaithful, the
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North to Alaska
North to Alaska
By Macomber, Debbie
2014-02 - Mira Books
9780778315988 Check Our Catalog


www.DebbieMacomber.com
North to the Future
That Wintry Feeling
She's not in Kansas anymore Cathy Thompson was betrayed by the man she'd loved, a betrayal that sent her north to a new teaching job and a brand-new life. Now she's fallen in love with the grandeur of Alaskaand with a bush pilot named Grady Jones, who has custody of his young daughter, Angela. He offers Cathy a marriage of …More


Sweet Tomorrows
Sweet Tomorrows
By Macomber, Debbie
2016-08 - Ballantine Books
9780553391831 Check Our Catalog

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The much-anticipated conclusion to Debbie Macomber's beloved Rose Harbor series, set in the picturesque town of Cedar Cove, Sweet Tomorrows is a vibrant and poignant novel of letting go of fear, following your heart, and embracing the future come what may.

Nine months ago, Mark Taylor abruptly left Cedar Cove on a perilous mission to right
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A Dance with Dragons: A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Five
A Dance with Dragons: A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Five
By Martin, George R. R.
2013-10 - Bantam
9780553582017 Check Our Catalog

The saga that is the basis for the hit HBO] Original Series "Game of Thrones" continues in Book Five, as both familiar faces and surprising new forces vie for a foothold in a fragmented empire. Available in a tall Premium Edition. …More


The Amazing Hairstyles Book
The Amazing Hairstyles Book
By Martin, Mari
2016-07 - Av2 by Weigl
9781489647719 Check Our Catalog


HPL patron: Very fun to try.
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Slipping Into Paradise: Why I Live in New Zealand
Slipping Into Paradise: Why I Live in New Zealand
By Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff
2005-07 - Ballantine Books
9780345466341 Check Our Catalog

In the tradition of "Under the Tuscan Sun and "A Year in Provence, here is Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson's ode to his personal paradise-his adopted home, New Zealand. After living in California, why did Masson settle- out of all the places on earth-in such a faraway land? It turns out that while visiting a beautiful sandy beach just fifteen minutes from bustling Auckland, Masson and his family were …More


The Animal Too Big to Kill: Poems
The Animal Too Big to Kill: Poems
By McCrae, Shane
2015-11 - Persea Books
9780892554645 Check Our Catalog

This collection, winner of the 2014 Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Choice Award, further establishes Shane McCrae as an indispensible poetic voice. With his unmistakable cadences, he probes insistently yet big-heartedly into some paradoxes of belief and righteousness, confronting God from the quagmire of his upbringing: half-Black and raised by White supremacists." …More


A Likely Story
A Likely Story
By McKinlay, Jenn
2015-11 - Berkley Books
9780425260746 Check Our Catalog

A new hardcover in the Library Lover's mystery series from the"New York Times"bestselling author of"On Borrowed Time." Small-town librarian Lindsey Norris must solve a murder and a missing person's case involving two reclusive brothers.

NOT HIS BROTHER'S KEEPER

Delivering books to the housebound residents of the Thumb Islands, just a short boat ride from the town of Briar
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I Almost Forgot about You
I Almost Forgot about You
By McMillan, Terry
2016-06 - Crown Publishing Group (NY)
9781101902578 Check Our Catalog

The #1 "New York "Times bestselling author of "How Stella Got Her Groove Back "and "Waiting To Exhale" is back with the inspiring story of a woman who shakes things up in her life to find greater meaning

In"I Almost Forgot About You," Dr. Georgia Young's wonderful life--great friends, family, and successful career--aren't enough to keep her from feeling stuck and restless. When she
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Seduced by Fire: The Submissive Series
Seduced by Fire: The Submissive Series
By Me, Tara Sue
2014-03 - New American Library
9780451466259 Check Our Catalog

"Tara Sue Me became a worldwide phenomenon with "The Submissive." Now she presents a scorching new tale about a risky passion too hot to ignore...."

Julie Masterson craves a taste of danger.

Despite being familiar with the different games people play in the bedroom, she's never given into her curiosity about putting her body in someone else's power--until a chance meeting
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The Mother's Day Murder: Death, Heartbreak and Triumph in the Wild
The Mother's Day Murder: Death, Heartbreak and Triumph in the Wild
By Meier, Leslie
2009-04 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758207050 Check Our Catalog

Meier's beloved sleuth, part-time reporter and mother of four Lucy Stone, investigates another intriguing murder in Tinker's Cove, Maine. …More


Conjectures of a Guilty Bystander
Conjectures of a Guilty Bystander
By Merton, Thomas
Adapted by Moore, Thomas
Introduction by Moore, Thomas
1968-01 - Image
9780385010184 Check Our Catalog

In this series of notes, opinions, and reflections kept since 1956, Thomas Merton examines some of the most urgent moral issues of the modern era. …More


Broken Glass [With Earbuds]
Broken Glass [With Earbuds]
By Miller, Arthur
Performed by Williams, JoBeth
Performed by Dukes, David
2009-03 - Findaway World
9781608125098 Check Our Catalog


Set in 1938 Brooklyn, this gripping psychological mystery begins when attractive, level-headed Sylvia Gellburg suddenly loses her ability to walk. The only clue lies in Sylvias obsession with news accounts from Germany. Though safe in Brooklyn, Sylvia is terrified by Nazi violence - or is it something closer to home? Starring David Dukes, Lawrence Pressman, Jane Brucker, John Vickery, Jobeth …More


The Sport of Kings
The Sport of Kings
By Morgan, C. E.
2016-05 - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
9780374281083 Check Our Catalog


Hellsmouth, an indomitable Thoroughbred with the blood of Triple Crown winners in her veins, runs for the glory of the Forge family, one of Kentucky's oldest and most powerful dynasties. Henry Forge has partnered with his daughter, Henrietta, in an endeavor of raw obsession: to breed the next superhorse, the next Secretariat. But when Allmon Shaughnessy, an ambitious young black man, comes to …More


Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books
Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books
By Nafisi, Azar
2003-03 - Random House
9780375504907 Check Our Catalog

Awards:
Book Sense Book of the Year Award (2004), Literary Award (2004), PEN Literary Award (2004)

We all have dreams--things we fantasize about doing and generally never get around to. This is the story of Azar Nafisi's dream and of the nightmare that made it come true.

For two years before she left Iran in 1997, Nafisi gathered seven young women at her house every Thursday morning to read and discuss forbidden works of Western literature. They were all former students whom she had
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The Organic Artist: Make Your Own Paint, Paper, Pigments, Prints and More from Nature
The Organic Artist: Make Your Own Paint, Paper, Pigments, Prints and More from Nature
By Neddo, Nick
2014-08 - Quarry Books
9781592539260 Check Our Catalog


It's time to go back to basics If you're interested in art, but find that it's becoming an increasingly expensive hobby, "The Organic Artist" is just the book for you It encourages us all to return to those days when art was made with all-natural materials, such as charcoal and birch bark. Immersing you in the natural world, "The Organic Artist" seeks to inspire creativity by connecting you …More


Lonely Planet New Zealand
Lonely Planet New Zealand
By Lonely Planet
Author Rawlings-Way, Charles
Author Atkinson, Brett
2016-09 - Lonely Planet
9781786570246 Check Our Catalog


Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher
Lonely Planet New Zealand is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Experience Maori culture, be wowed by beautiful glaciers or hike through gorgeous scenery; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of New Zealand …More


Vegan for Life: Everything You Need to Know to Be Healthy and Fit on a Plant-Based Diet
Vegan for Life: Everything You Need to Know to Be Healthy and Fit on a Plant-Based Diet
By Norris, Jack
Author Messina, Virginia
2011-07 - Da Capo Lifelong Books
9780738214931 Check Our Catalog

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The Body in the Basement
The Body in the Basement
By Page, Katherine Hall
1999-05 - Thomas T. Beeler Publisher
9781574902068 Check Our Catalog

Yankee recipes, elderly quilters, Down East antiques--and a dead body--combine to make a cozy summer on a Maine island for young mother/minister's wife/sleuth Faith Fairchild. …More


The Body in the Birches: A Faith Fairchild Mystery
The Body in the Birches: A Faith Fairchild Mystery
By Page, Katherine Hall
2015-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780062310828 Check Our Catalog


At home on Sanpere Island, Maine, caterer and amateur sleuth Faith Fairchild discovers that real estate can be murder, especially when it's all in the family, in this twenty-second book in the popular mystery series.
The Fourth of July is one of the hottest on record and even the breeze off Penobscot Bay can't seem to cool things down for Faith Fairchild and the rest of the folks on Sanpere …More


The Body in the Fjord. Katherine Hall Page
The Body in the Fjord. Katherine Hall Page
By Page
Author Page, Katherine Hall
2010-08 - Robert Hale & Company
9780709090649 Check Our Catalog

Impetuous, inquisitive Pix Miller travels to Norway to uncover the truth about the unexplained disappearance of an old family friend. Her search for answers draws her to a world of natural northern wonders - and to the revelations of secret histories and sinister promises that lead to cold, calculating murder. …More


The Body in the Gallery
The Body in the Gallery
By Page, Katherine Hall
2008-04 - HarperLuxe
9780061561948 Check Our Catalog

Caterer and part-time sleuth Faith Fairchild makes catching a killer a work of art, in this latest installment in the popular series. …More


The Body in the Ivy
The Body in the Ivy
By Page, Katherine Hall
2008-10 - Center Point Large Print
9781602852884 Check Our Catalog

In this fabulous reimagining of the Agatha Christie classic "And Then There Were None," caterer and part-time sleuth Faith Fairchild is lured to a private island to help solve a very old murder. …More


The Body in the Lighthouse
The Body in the Lighthouse
By Page, Katherine Hall
2003-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780380978441 Check Our Catalog

Death takes a holiday in this captivating new mystery in the Agatha Award-winning series. Faith Fairchild heads for their island cottage off the coast of Maine, where something evil is afoot. …More