Killer Instinct
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   James Patterson
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
Dr. Dylan Reinhart and Detective Elizabeth Needham--now known to audiences from the top-rated CBS series--reunite to stop the most sinister plot against New York City since 9/11.

The murder of an Ivy League professor pulls Dr. Dylan Reinhart out of his ivory tower and onto the streets of New York, where he reunites with his old partner, Detective Elizabeth Needham
Puddin' on the Blitz
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Tamar Myers
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
The success of Magdalena Yoder's new Amish-Asian restaurant is threatened by murder in the deliciously quirky new Pennsylvania-Dutch mystery.

Although the culinary fare at Magdalena Yoder's new restaurant, Asian Sensations - a unique combination of Asian and Amish cuisine - is not to everyone's taste, the good citizens of Hernia are unanimously agreed that
The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Ralph Ellison
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
A radiant collection of letters from the renowned author of Invisible Man that trace the life and mind of a giant of American literature, with insights into the riddle of identity, the writer's craft, and the story of a changing nation over six decades These extensive and revealing letters span the life of Ralph Ellison and provide a remarkable window into the great
When Old Midnight Comes Along
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Loren D. Estleman
Format:   Hardcover

Description:

A new Amos Walker mystery from award-winning author Loren D. Estleman!

Amos Walker is hired by one Francis X. Lawes, a private-sector mover and shaker in Detroit politics, to prove that his wife, Paula, who disappeared under sinister circumstances shortly more than six years ago, is dead, so he can remarry without having to wait for the seven-year-declaration-of

Overthrow: The War with China and North Korea--Fall of an Empire
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   David Poyer
Format:   Hardcover

Description:

The United States and their Allied forces struggle to survive world war with China in this compelling, realistic thriller, the next in the Dan Lenson series.

World War III continues in David Poyer's Overthrow, the next novel in the acclaimed series featuring Admiral Dan Lenson as the Allies converge against China, North Korea, and Iran in an explosive se

The Depositions: New and Selected Essays on Being and Ceasing to Be
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Thomas Lynch
Format:   Hardcover

Description:

A wry and compassionate selection of essays reflecting on mortals and mortality, from the acclaimed author of The Undertaking.

For nearly four decades, poet, essayist, and small-town funeral director Thomas Lynch has probed relations between the literary and mortuary arts. His life's work with the dead and the bereaved has informed four previous collections of n

Dumpty: The Age of Trump in Verse
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   John Lithgow
Format:   Hardcover

Description:
Award-winning actor and bestselling author John Lithgow wields a whip-smart, satirical pen in this poetic diatribe chronicling the last few abysmal years in politics. With lacerating wit, he takes readers verse by verse through the history of Donald Trump's presidency, lampooning the likes of Betsy DeVos, Anthony Scaramucci, Scott Pruitt, Paul Manafort, Trump's d
The Pursuit
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Joyce Carol Oates
Format:   Audiobook

Description:

As a child, Abby had the same recurring nightmare night after night, in which she wandered through a field ridden with human skulls and bones. Now an adult, Abby thinks she's outgrown her demons, until, the evening before her wedding, the terrible dream returns and forces her to confront the dark secrets from her past she has kept from her new husband, Willem. The fol

Toy Fabels
Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Cass Mccombs
Format:   Paperback

Description:
Poetry. California Interest. Music. Toy Fabels is Cass McCombs' debut poetry collection. Reading Toy Fabels feels like traveling through McCombs' singular itinerant experiences - high and low voices merge, as childhood and adulthood, the east and west coasts, paganism and religion, twist into each other. A central theme is memory, especially a sort of half-rememb