New Books: Would-be Heroes, Psychological Thrillers, and More!

picture of new releasesAlmost everyday new books arrive at the Library to be processed and then placed on the shelf or in your hands. Take a look at some of the books that have arrived most recently at the Library. Want help getting matched with a book to fit your reading mood? Ask online or at the Fiction/AV/Teen services desk on the second floor.

Cover of Fortune SmilesFortune Smiles
by Adam Johnson
Johnson delves deep into love and loss, natural disasters, the influence of technology, and how the political shapes the personal.

Cover of EileenEileen
by Ottessa Moshfegh
While caring for her alcoholic father and working in a 1960s boys’ prison, a disturbed young woman is manipulated into committing a psychologically charged crime

Cover of Did You Ever Have a FamilyDid You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg
On the eve of her daughter’s wedding, June Reid’s life is completely devastated when a shocking disaster takes the lives of her entire family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of Night of the CobraNight of the Cobra
by Jack Coughlin
To find the truth and accomplish his mission, Swanson must return to the one place he had hoped he’d never see again where the Cobra lies in wait.

Cover of Secondhand SoulsSecondhand Souls
by Christopher Moore
Death merchant Charlie Asher waits for a new body while a motley crew of would-be heroes tackles a thief who is stealing the souls of the dead in San Francisco.

Cover of The Hundred Year FloodThe Hundred Year Flood
by Matthew Salesses
Against the backdrop of a flood that comes only once a century, a young American grapples with starting life over on foreign soil– and the challenges it creates.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of Water from my HeartWater From My Heart
by Charles Martin
When Charlie’s choices produce devastating consequences, he sets out to right wrongs, traveling to Central America where he will meet those who have paid for his actions/

Cover of Best BoyBest Boy
by Eli Gottlieb
A middle-aged autistic resident rebels against changes in his environment by attempting to return to a family home and younger sibling he only partially remembers.

Cover of The DrafterThe Drafter
by Kim Harrison
A talented and brilliant special task agent at the top of her game keeps a futuristic Detroit safe in the first installment of a new suspense trilogy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of Let Me Explain YouLet Me Explain You
by Annie Liontas
Sending a scathing email to his family members after becoming convinced he will die within days, a proud Greek immigrant garners laughter and scorn from his recipients, who are dismayed when he promptly disappears.

Cover of The Gates of EvangelineThe Gates of Evangeline
by Hester Young
After a little boy in a boat appears in Charlie’s dreams asking for her help, Charlie finds herself entangled in a thirty-year-old missing-child case that has never ceased to haunt Louisiana’s prestigious Deveau family.

Cover of The Sparrow SistersThe Sparrow Sisters
by Ellen Herrick
When her herbs and tinctures are believed to be implicated in a local tragedy, healer Patience Sparrow must find a way to turn the tide and return life to this seaside New England hamlet with the help of the town’s women.