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General Fiction

The High Mountains of Portugal by Yann Martel, The Wolves by Alex Berenson, A Doubter's Almanac by Ethan Canin, The Moon in the Palace by Weina Dai Randel, She's Not There by Joy Fielding, A Girl's Guide to Moving On by Debbie Macomber, Version Control by Dexter Palmer, The LightKeepers by Abby Geni, Real by Katy Evans, Mine by Katy Evans, Remy by Katy Evans, Rogue by Katy Evans, Ripped by Katy Evans, Legend by Katy Evans, The Gangster by Clive Cussler, Private Paris by James Patterson, The Total Package by Stephanie Evanovich, Shelter by Jung Yun, Behave by Andromeda Romano-Lax, The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald, Remembrance by Meg Cabot, Under the Influence by Joyce Maynard, I'm Glad About You by Theresa Rebeck, At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy Chevalier, The Feathered Bone by Julie Cantrell, The Travelers by Chris Pavone, The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer, Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon, Tender by Belinda McKeon, Far From True by Linwod Barclay, The Forgeting Time by Sharon Guskin, The Things We keep by Sally Hepworth, I'm Traveling Alone by Samuel Bjork, All Things Cease to Appear by Elizabeth Brundage, Try Not to Breathe by Holly Seddon, Where She Belongs by Johnnie Alexander, Two If By Sea by Jacquelyn, The Widow by Fiona Barton, Black Rabbit Hall by Eve Chase, Twisted River by Siobhan MacDonald, Flawless by Heather Graham, Cold Barrel Zero by Matthew Quirk,  The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee, Warriors of the Storm by Bernard Cornwell, Girl Throught Glass by Sari Wilson, White Plague by James Abel, Spider Game by Christine Feehan, Be Frank With Me by Julia Claiborne Johnson, Piece of Mind by Michelle Adelman, Paradise City by Elizabeth Day, Thw Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin, Calendar Girls: January, February March by Audrey Carlan, Calendar Girl: April, May June by Audrey Carlan, Calendar Girl: July, August, September by Audrey Carlan, Cometh The Hour by Jeffrey Archer, Baller by Vi Keeland, The Quality of Silence by Rosamund Lupton,  The Guest Room by Chris Bohjalian, Angels Burning by Tawni O'Dell, The Children's Home by Charles Lambert, One-Eyed Dukes Are Wild by Megan Frampton, Wrong by Jana Aston, The Bitter Season by Tami Hoag, No Groom at the Inn by Megan Frampton, Her by Harriet Lane, Hostile Witness by Rebecca Forster, Cut Me In by Ed McBain, Blue by Danielle Steel, The Short Drop by Matthew Fitzsimmons, My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout, The Expatriates by Janice Y.K. Lee, The Relic Master by Christopher Buckley, American Housewife Stories by Helen Ellis, A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara, NYPD 4 by James Patterson, The Vines by Christopher Rice, Built: A Saints of Denver Novel by Jay Crownover, A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara, Liar Liar by M.J. Arlidge, Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman, Sea Creature by Susanna Daniel, The Quick by Lauren Owen, I, Ripper by Stephen Hunter, What Was Mine by Helen Klein Ross, The Past by Tessa Hadley, The Language of Secrets by Ausma Zehanat Khan, Big Rock by Lauren Blakely, The Good Lawyer by Thomas Benigno, Girl Jacked by Christopher Greyson, The Last Anniversay by Liane Moriarty, and many more.


 The Waters of Eternal Youth by Donna Leon, Off The Grid by C.J. Box, Clawback by J.A. Jance, The Steel Kiss by Jeffery Deaver, Deep Blue by Randy Wayne White, Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben, Journey to Munich by Jacqueline Winspear, After She's Gone by Lisa Jackson, The Stolen Canvas by Marlene Chase, Wild Things by Karen Kelly, The Azalea Bones by Mary M. O'Donnell, What She Left Behind by Ellen Marie Wiseman, The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens, Even Dogs in the Wild by Ian Rankin, Splinter The Silence by Val McDermid, Leave No Stone Unturned by Jeane Glidewell, Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb, Breakdown by Jonathan Kellerman, The Ex by Alafair Burke, Find Her by Lisa Gardner, and many more.  


A Light in the Wilderness by Jane Kirkpatrick, The English Son by Wanda Brunstetter, A Treasure Concealed by Tracie Peterson, If I Run by Terri Blackstock,  and many more.

Large Print

A Few of the Girls by Maeve Binchy, Comeeth The Hour by Jeffrey Archer, The Gangster by Clive Cussler, Clawback by J.A. Jance, At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy Chevalier, No Safe Secret by Fern Michaels, Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben, Treachery at Lancaster Gate by Anne Perry, Scandalous Behavior by Stuart Woods, The Bitter Season by Tami Hoag, The Extinguished Guest by Jeanne Glidewell, Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb, Saturn Run by John Sandford, Find Her by Lisa Gardner, and many more.

Science Fiction

 Morning Star by Pierce Brown, The Bands of Mourning by Brandon Sanderson, Alien in Chief by Gini Koch, Feverborn by Karen Marie Moning, Star Wars: The Force Awakens by Alan Dean Foster, and many more.  


Wild Ran the Rivers by James D. Crownover, Backlands by Michael McGarrity, The Big Drift by Patrick Dearen, Winchester 1887 by William W. Johnstone, A Texas Hill Country Christmas by William Johnstone,  Buffalo Trail by Jeff Guinn, Robert B. Parker's BlackJack by Robert Knott,  many more.