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  1. 11/22/63 MM

    11/22/63 MM

    By King, Stephen


    Life can turn on a dime or stumble into the extraordinary, as it does for Jake Epping, a high school English teacher in a Maine town. While grading essays by his GED students, Jake reads a gruesome, enthralling piece penned by janitor Harry Dunning: fifty years ago, Harry somehow survived his father s sledgehammer slaughter of his entire family. Learn More
  2. A Brief History of Seven Killings

    A Brief History of Seven Killings

    By James, Marlon


    A masterfully written novel that explores the attempted assassination of Bob Marley in the late 1970s. Learn More
  3. A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness

    A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness

    By Pelzer, Dave


    "A Man Named Dave" is the long-awaited conclusion to Pelzer's trilogy in which he describes how he triumphed over years of physical and emotional abuse from his parents to become a self-accepting and confident adult. Readers of this bestselling autobiography will discover how Pelzer finally confronts his pathologically abusive mother and his neglectful, alcoholic father in an effort to turn a childhood marked by rejection into an adulthood filled with love and acceptance. Learn More
  4. A Reunion of Ghosts

    A Reunion of Ghosts

    By Mitchell, Judith Claire


    Three wickedly funny sisters. One family's extraordinary legacy. A single suicide note that spans a century... Meet the Alter sisters--Lady, Vee, and Delph--three delightfully witty, complicated women who live together in their family's apartment on the Upper West Side. Though they love each other fiercely, being an Alter isn't easy. Bad luck is in their genes, passed down through the generations. But no matter what curves life throws at these siblings, they always have a wisecrack--and each other. Now, in the waning days of 1999, as the century comes to an end, Lady, Vee, and Delph decide that their time is up, too. First, they must write a note: a mesmerizing accounting of their lives that stretches back decades, to the brilliant scientist--their great grandfather--whose sinister legacy has defined them. Smart, heartbreaking, and completely original, Reunion of Ghosts is an epic story of three unforgettable women and one exceptional family, and a magnificent saga of the twentieth century itself. Learn More
  5. All Fall Down

    All Fall Down

    By Jennifer Weiner


    Hailed as "a witty, realistic criticism on the modern age" ("Boston Herald"), this remarkable story of a woman's fall into addiction and struggle to find her way back up again is Jennifer Weiner's most masterful, moving, and celebrated work yet. Learn More
  6. All Our Wrong Todays

    All Our Wrong Todays

    By Mastai, Elan


    "So, the thing is, I come from the world we were supposed to have.That means nothing to you, obviously, because you live here, in the crappy world we do have. But it never should've turned out like this. And it's all my fault - well, me and to a lesser extent my father" Learn More
  7. Anonymous Soldiers

    Anonymous Soldiers

    By Hoffman, Bruce


    In this groundbreaking work of historical research, Bruce Hoffman America s leading expert on terrorism brilliantly re-creates the crucial thirty-year period that led to the birth of Israel. Drawing on previously untapped archival resources in London, Washington, D.C., and Jerusalem, "Anonymous Soldiers" shows how the efforts of two militant Zionist groups brought about the end of British rule in the Middle East. Learn More


    By Ernest Cline


    Zack Lightman has spent his life dreaming. Dreaming that the real world could be a little more like the countless science-fiction books, movies, and videogames he’s spent his life consuming. Dreaming that one day, some fantastic, world-altering event will shatter the monotony of his humdrum existence and whisk him off on some grand space-faring adventure. Learn More
  9. Arrival


    By Chiang, Ted


    Ted Chiang has long been known as one of the most powerful science fiction writers working today.Offering readers the dual delights of the very strange and the heartbreakingly familiar, Arrivalpresents characters who must confront sudden change. Learn More
  10. Bay of Sighs ( Guardians Trilogy #2 )

    Bay of Sighs ( Guardians Trilogy #2 )

    By Roberts, Nora


    To celebrate the rise of their new queen, three goddesses of the moon created three stars, one of fire, one of ice, one of water. But then they fell from the sky, putting the fate of all worlds in danger. And now three women and three men join forces to pick up the pieces… Learn More

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