Hardcover Fiction - August 27, 2017
1.Any Dream Will Do, by Debbie Macomber. As Shay Benson begins her life anew, building a relationship with Pastor Drew Douglas, her brother's return threatens to undo it.
2.Camino Island, by John Grisham. A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida island.
3.The Late Show, by Michael Connelly. Renée Ballard, a young detective with the L.A.P.D., investigates crimes against two women
4.The Lying Game, by Ruth Ware. Four school friends reunite as their long-held secret threatens to emerge.
5.Barely Legal, by Stuart Woods and Parnell Hall. Herbie Fisher, the protégé of Stone Barrington, becomes a partner at a law firm and finds himself in a web of deceit.
6.The Last Tudor, by Philippa Gregory. The youngest Grey sister, Mary, is left to face her ruthless cousin, Queen Elizabeth.
7.The Good Daughter, by Karin Slaughter. The lawyer Charlotte Quinn is challenged when violence returns to her hometown of Pikesville.
8.A Gentleman In Moscow, by Amor Towles. A Russian count undergoes 30 years of house arrest.
9.House Of Spies, by Daniel Silva. Gabriel Allon, the Israeli art restorer and spy, now the head of Israel’s secret intelligence service, pursues an ISIS mastermind.
10.Into The Water, by Paula Hawkins. In this psychological thriller by the author of “The Girl on the Train,” women are found drowned in a river in an English town.
Hardcover Nonfiction - August 27, 2017
1.Astrophysics For People In A Hurry, by Neil deGrasse Tyson. A straightforward, easy-to-understand introduction to the universe.
2.Al Franken, Giant Of The Senate, by Al Franken. A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer.
3.Hillbilly Elegy, by JD Vance. A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood.
4.Why Buddhism Is True, by Robert Wright. Neuroscience and psychology findings are used to support Buddhist practice and meditation.
5.Killers Of The Flower Moon, by David Grann. The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil.
6.Option B, by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant. Insight on facing adversity and building resilience.
7.Devil's Bargain, by Joshua Green. A deeply reported account of the relationship between Donald Trump and his strategist, Steve Bannon.
8.The Big Lie, by Dinesh D'Souza. The conservative commentator argues that the American left is a fascist threat.
9.Conscience Of A Conservative, by Jeff Flake. The Arizona senator defends traditional conservative values and calls for a return to principle.
10.Grit, by Angela Duckworth. A psychologist says passion and perseverance are the keys to success.