Enter to win one book or audiobook for your personal library—and five books or audiobooks for your local library! Be one of ten winners to choose from this selection of new books. For complete details and to enter for a chance to win, click here.
The Harder They Come by T.C. Boyle: A beautifully wrought work of literature that explores the interlocking relationships of three damaged people as they careen head long on a collision course toward an explosive confrontation.
Epitaph by Mary Doria Russell: The bestselling, award winning author of The Sparrow delivers a richly detailed and meticulously researched historical novel that continues the story she began in Doc, following Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday to Tombstone, Arizona, and to the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
A Reunion of Ghosts by Judith Claire Mitchell: The fictional confessional of three sisters who have decided to kill themselves on the very last day of the 20th century; in it they tell the story of a family haunted by suicide ever since the sisters’ great-grandfather, a Nobel Prize-winning chemist, developed the first poison gas used in warfare and also the lethal agent used in the Third Reich’s gas chambers.
A Dangerous Place by Jacqueline Winspear: Maisie Dobbs returns in a powerful story of political intrigue and personal tragedy: a brutal murder in the British garrison town of Gilbraltar leads the investigator into a web of lies, deceit and danger.
The Pocket Wife by Susan Crawford: In this stylish debut psychological thriller, in the tradition of The Silent Wife and Turn of Mind, a woman can’t remember if she murdered her best friend during a bipolar breakdown.
Hush Hush by Laura Lippman: The award-winning New York Times bestselling author of After I’m Gone, The Most Dangerous Thing, I’d Know You Anywhere, and What the Dead Know brings back private detective Tess Monaghan, introduced in the classic Baltimore Blues, in an absorbing mystery that plunges the new parent into a disturbing case involving murder and a manipulative mother.
The Precious One by Marisa de los Santos: From the bestselling author of Belong to Me, Love Walked In and Falling Together comes a captivating new novel about friendship, family, and the redemptive power of love.
Finding Jake by Bryan Reardon: A heart-wrenching but redemptive story of psychological suspense told from the point of view of the father of a boy who is unaccounted for during a school shooting, in the vein of Reconstructing Amelia and Defending Jacob.
Mademoiselle Chanel by C.W. Gortner: Based on the life of iconic fashion designer Coco Chanel, this novel imagines the rise of the daughter of a laundrywoman who, through driving ambition and talent, would become one of the most influential (and controversial) figures of the 20th century, creating revolutionary styles for women and building an international empire-overcoming tragedies, setbacks and the choices forced by world war.
World Gone By by Dennis Lehane: The epic story of Joe Coughlin continues through World War II, as he struggles to navigate the criminal underworld between Cuba and Ybor City, Florida. Meticulously researched and beautifully rendered.
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