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NEW TITLES
The Art of Racing in the Rain – Garth Stein
Devil in the White City – Erik Larson
A Discover of Witches – Deborah Harkness
In the Garden of Beasts – Erik Larson
Language of Flowers – Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Nothing to Envy – Barbara Demick
One Thousand White Women – Jim Fergus
State of Wonder – Ann Patchett
Still Missing – Chevy Stevens

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American WifeCurtis SittenfeldFictionFirst lady looks back at her lifeUnited States
Angry Housewives Eating Bon BonsLorna LandvikFictionPersonal drama of five friendsMinnesota
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle:A Year of Food LifeBarbara KingsolverNonFicFamily’s adventure moving to a farm in Southern AppalachiaAppalachian
 The Art of Racing in the RainGarth SteinFictionNearing the end of his life, Enzo the dog tries to help his family to heal over a custody battle.Seattle, WA
Balzac & the Little Chinese SeamstressSijie DaiFictionTwo city boys sent to a remote mountain village for reeducationChina
 Bel CantoAnn PatchettFictionRelationships between hostages of a terrorist takeoverSouth America
 Believe MeNina KillhamFictionA 13 year old boy with questions about religionMaryland
 Birth HouseAmi McKayFictionYoung woman learns about midwifery in an isolated villageNova Scotia
 Chasing WindmillsCatherine Ryan HydeFictionA modern day West Side StoryMojave Desert
 Breaking NightLiz MurrayNonFicFrom runaway to Harvard student the memoir of growing up the neglected child of drug addictsBronx
 Chosen By a HorseSusan RichardsNon FicStory of a woman and the horse that chose herNew York
 Crow LakeMary LawsonFictionA family struggles to stay together after the parents deathOntario, Canada

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
Mark HaddonFictionAutistic boy tries to find out what happened to his dogEngland
 Don’t Breathe a WordJennifer McMahonFictionHis older sister disappeared and now 15 years later unexplained occurrences begin.Vermont
 Devil in the White CityErik LarsonNonFic1893 World’s Fair and a cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims.Illinois
A Discovery of WitchesDeborah HarknessFictionDiana Bishop a young scholar & descendant of witches discovers an enchanted alchemical manuscript.England
 Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs TonightAlexandra FullerBioAuthor remembers her African childhoodZimbabwe
 Eye ContactCammie McGovernFictionOnly witness to a murder is an autistic boyUnited States
 
Faithful Place
Tana FrenchFictionA suitcase case shows up 22 years later, belonging to a detective’s first love.England
 Firefly LaneKristin HannahFictionThree decades of friendship between two womenSeattle, WA
 Forgery of VenusMichael GruberFictionA desperate artist recreates a crumbling fresco, that is a forgeryEurope

French By Heart: An American’s Family Adventures is La Belle, Fran
Rebecca RamseyNon FicAn American family moves to the French countrysideFrance
 Friday Night Knitting ClubKate JacobsFictionWeekly knitting group of friends evolves into a familyManhattan
 Girl in Hyacinth BlueSusan VreelandFictionA supposed Vermeer painting is traced back to the moment of its inspirationEurope

Good Good Pig: the Extraordinary Life of Christopher Hogwood
Sy MontgomeryNon FicA rescued piglet brings a community togetherNew Hampshire
 The HelpKathryn StockettFictionThree woman change their life, sharing their experiences as maidsMississippi
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and SweetJamie FordFictionChinese American man remembers his childhood during WW IISeattle,WA
 I’d know you anywhereLaura LippmanFictionDeath row prisoner contacts the woman he kidnapped when she was 15.Virginia
The Immortal Life of Henrietta LacksRebecca SklootBioThe story of a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells were vital to the polio vaccine.United States
 In the Garden of BeastsErik LarsonNonFicWilliam Dodd becomes America’s first ambassador to Hitler’s Germany.Germany
 
The Language of Flowers
Vanessa DiffenbaughFictionStory of a young woman whose gift of flowers helps her change the lives of others even as she struggles to overcome her past.San Francisco, CA

The Lonely Polygamist
Brady UdallFictionGolden Richards, husband to 4 wives, father to 28 children is having a midlife crisis.Utah
 Love in the Time of CholeraGabriel García MárquezFictionRejected at a young age, a man  tries to try to heal his broken heartCaribbean seaport
 The Last ChildJohn HartFiction13 year boy searches for his missing twin and another young girlNorth Carolina
 Love WifeJen GishFictionDifferent perspectives on how a new nanny impacts a familyUnited States
 Next Thing on My ListJill SmolinskiFictionPassenger dies following an accident, and the driver completes her to do listUnited States
 Nothing to EnvyBarbara DemickNonFicFollows the lives of six north Korean citizens over fifteen years.North Korea
One Thousand White WomenJim FergusFictionAn Indian request in 1854 for 1000 white brides to ensure peace is secretly approved by the govt in this alternate history novel.United States
 Out Stealing HorsesPer PettersonFiction67 year old man moves to isolated cabin reflecting back to the summer of his youthNorway
 The Particular Sadness of Lemon CakeAimee BenderFictionYoung girl learns she can sense others emotions through food.California
 Peace Like a RiverL.L. EngerFictionThe story an of eleven year old boy who has reasons to believe in miraclesMinnesota
 Poisonwood BibleBarbara KingsolverFiction1959, a Baptist family goes on a mission to the CongoCongo
 The Rain Before It FallsJonathan CoeFictionAn elderly woman records her memories addressing them to a cousinEngland
 Red TentAnita DiamantFictionThe story of the world of Old Testament women, told by a DinahEgypt
 ResistanceOwen SheersFictionAn alternative history in which German soldiers move into an isolated valleyWales
 Sarah’s KeyTatiana de RosnayFictionWriting about the roundup of Paris Jews leads to long hidden family secretsFrance
 Skeletons at the FeastChristopher BohjalianFiction1945, small group of people cross Poland looking for freedomPoland
 Snow Flower and the Secret FanLisa SeeFictionIn a remote Chinese village, women exchange secrets through silk fansChina
 
State of Wonder
Ann PatchettFictionResearcher for a pharmaceutical company journeys into the Amazon delta to check on a field team that has been silent for 2 years.South America
 Stern ManElizabeth GilbertFictionA resilient woman brings an end to an age old fishing feudMaine
 Still MissingChevy StevensFictionReal estate agent is abducted to a remote mountain cabin.British Columbia
 The Third AngelAlice HoffmanFictionAn examination of three women at different crossroads of their livesLondon
 The Thirteenth TaleDiane SetterfieldFictionAuthor travels to Yorkshire to meet the subject of the biography she is writingEngland
 A Thousand Splendid SunsKhaled HosseiniFictionTwo women brought together by war and fateAfghanistan
Three Cups of TeaGreg MortensonNon FicAfter being saved by villages, one man promises to return and build schools for their childrenPakistan
 Time Traveler’s WifeAudrey NiffeneggerFictionA time traveler keeps meeting his love throughout her lifetimeUnited States
 The Virgin of Small PlainsNancy PickardFictionTwo decades after finding a frozen corpse, a young man is determined to solve the crimeKansas
 Water for ElephantsSara GruenFictionYoung man joins the circus and falls in love with a married woman and an elephantUnited States
 The Weight of SilenceHeather GudenkaufFictionTwo families awake to find their little girls have gone missing during the nightIowa
 The Welsh GirlPeter Ho DaviesFictionYoung girl falls in love with a German POW during WW IIWales
 The Whistling SeasonIvan DoigFictionA housekeeper and her brother impact a family and a town in the 1900sMontana
 The Widower’s TaleJulia GlassFictionA 70 year old man routine is interrupted when he allows a preschool to use his barn.Massachusetts