Adult New Arrivals – Paperback

August Arrivals

  • F-PB B
    Bocci, Nina
    The ingredients of you and me
    Summary:"From the USA TODAY bestselling author of the "heartwarming and refreshingly sweet" (Lauren Layne, New York Times bestselling author) On the Corner of Love and Hate comes a sizzling and sweet small-town love story that follows a bakery store owner who decides to take her chances on a truly hopeless romantic"–
    ISBN:150117889X, 9781501178894, 9781501195945

  • F-PB H
    Hedlund, Jody
    The runaway bride
    Summary:"In 1862, Arabella Lawrence fled past mistakes on a bride ship. Vying for her hand are two very different men who disagree on how the natives should be treated during a smallpox outbreak. Intent on helping a young girl abandoned by her tribe, seeking what’s right may cost her everything"–
    ISBN:9781493422845, “0764232967 : PAP”, “9780764232961 : PAP”

  • F-PB H
    Henry, Christina
    Looking glass : the chronicles of Alice novellas
    Summary:"Lovely Creature: In the New City lives a girl with a secret: Elizabeth can do magic. But someone knows her secret–someone who has a secret of his own. That secret is a butterfly that lives in a jar, a butterfly that was supposed to be gone forever, a butterfly that used to be called the Jabberwock… Girl in Amber: Alice and Hatcher are just looking for a place to rest. Alice has been dreaming of a cottage by a lake and a field of wildflowers, but while walking blind in a snowstorm she stumbles into a house that only seems empty and abandoned… When I First Came to Town: Hatcher wasn’t always Hatcher. Once, he was a boy called Nicholas, and Nicholas fancied himself the best fighter in the Old City. No matter who fought him he always won. Then his bosstells him he’s going to battle the fearsome Grinder, a man who never leaves his opponents alive… The Mercy Seat: There is a place hidden in the mountains, where all the people hate and fear magic and Magicians. It is the Village of the Pure, and thoughAlice and Hatcher would do anything to avoid it, it lies directly in their path.."–
    ISBN:9781984805645, “1984805630 : PAP”, “9781984805638 : PAP”

  • F-PB K
    Kandasamy, Meena
    When I hit you : or, a portrait of the writer as a young wife
    Summary:Caught in the hook of love, a young woman marries a dashing university professor. She moves to a rain-washed coastal town to be with him, but behind closed doors she discovers that her perfect husband is a perfect monster. As he sets about battering her into obedience and as her family pressures her to stay in the marriage, she swears to fight back–a resistance that will either kill her or set her free.
    ISBN:1609455991, 9781609455996

  • F-PB M
    Miller, Kristin
    In her shadow : a novel
    Summary:"Once his secretary, Colleen is now pregnant with Michael’s baby. When he brings her to his opulent estate, Ravenwood, she is abruptly thrust into a life of luxury she’s never known. But Colleen finds the immense house suffused with the memory of Michael’s beautiful wife, Joanna, who left months ago and who haunts her imagination. It quickly becomes apparent that there is little room for a new mistress of this house: The staff greets her with hostility, and there are entire wings and corridors from which she is prohibited to enter. Then bones are unearthed in the grove across the street. When Michael falls under the suspicion of the detectives investigating the case, the soon-to-be mother of his child finds herself hurled deeper into her boyfriend’s dark past–a past that threatens to upend all her dreams. But the terrifying secrets lurking in the shadows of Ravenwood pale in comparison to the drastic measures Colleen will take to stake a claim to her new life"–
    ISBN:1524799491, 9781524799496, 9781524799489