Tuesday, September 13, 2016

What to read while waiting for...



A Great Reckoning
A Great Reckoning
By Penny, Louise
2016-08 - Minotaur Books
9781250022134 Check Our Catalog

"Superb"

- People

#1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny pulls back the layers to reveal a brilliant and emotionally powerful truth in her latest spellbinding novel.
When an intricate old map is found stuffed into the walls of the bistro in Three Pines, it at first seems no more than a curiosity. But the closer the villagers look, …More


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


Seven Days Dead: A Thriller
Seven Days Dead: A Thriller
By Farrow, John
2016-05 - Minotaur Books
9781250057693 Check Our Catalog

During an epic storm in the Gulf of Maine a lone woman races--first by car, then by a life-threatening sea crossing--to the island of Grand Manan. Her father is dying will she make it in time?
Others also venture out into the maelstrom that night, including a mysterious band of men and women who gather on Seven Days Work, the sheer cliff that overlooks the wild sea. A housekeeper, a pastor, …More


Asylum: A Mystery
Asylum: A Mystery
By De Beauvoir, Jeannette
2015-03 - Minotaur Books
9781250045393 Check Our Catalog

Martine LeDuc is the director of PR for the mayor's office in Montreal. When four women are found brutally murdered and shockingly posed on park benches throughout the city over several months, Martine's boss fears a PR disaster for the still busy tourist season, and Martine is now also tasked with acting as liaison between the mayor and the police department. The women were of varying ages, …More



The Girl Who Was Saturday Night
The Girl Who Was Saturday Night
By O'Neill, Heather
2014-06 - Farrar Straus Giroux
9780374162665 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction (2015), Scotiabank Giller Prize (2014)


An enchanting story of twins, fame, and heartache by the much-praised author of "Lullabies for Little Criminals"

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Heather O'Neill charmed readers in the hundreds of thousands with her sleeper hit, "Lullabies for Little Criminals," which documented with a rare and elusive magic the life of a young dreamer on the streets of Montreal. Now, in "The Girl Who Was
…More