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Adult Fiction
New Adult books, May 2017 - April 2018

booksBefore the Fall, by Noah Hawley
Small Great Things, by Jodi Picoult
Homegoing, by Yaa Gyassi
Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders
The Refugees, by Viet Thanh Nguyen
Here I Am, by Jonathan Safran Foer
Mend the Living, by Maylis de Kerangal
Y is for Yesterday, by Sue Grafton
Glass Houses, by Louise Penny
Into the Water, by Paula Hawkins
The Late Show, by Michael Connelly
Her Body and Other Parts, by Carmen Maria Machado
Beartown, by Fredrik Backman
Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng
The Ninth Hour, by Alice McDermott
Truly, Madly, Guilty, by Liane Moriarty
The Sympathizer, by Viet Thanh Nguyen
Manhattan Beach, by Jennifer Egan
*The Gloaming, by Melanie Finn
* The Improbability of Love, by Hannah Rothschild
An Echo in the Bone, by Diana Gabaldon
A Breath of Snow and Ashes, by Diana Gabaldon
Outlander, by Diana Gabaldon
The Fiery Cross, by Diana Gabaldon
Dragonfly in Amber, by Diana Gabaldon
Voyager, by Diana Gabaldon
Drums of Autumn, by Diana Gabaldon
Written in My Own Heart's Blood, by Diana Gabaldon
My Name is Lucy Barton, by Elizabeth Strout
Anything is Possible, by Elizabeth Strout
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine, by Gail Honeyman
Bonfire, by Krysten Ritter
Uncommon Type, by Tom Hanks
The Bright Hour, by Nina Riggs
Sing Unburied, Sing, by Jesmyn Ward
The Woman in the Window, by A. J. Finn
The Noise of Time, by Julian Barnes
Dust, by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
The Punishment She Deserves, by Elizabeth George

Adult Non-Fiction

* Born a Crime, by Trevor Noah
* My Own Words, by Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Rough Guide to Sweden
Denmark Country Guide
Writing Alone and with Others, by Past Schneider
What Happened, by Hillary Clinton
* Year of Yes, by Shonda Rhimes
* The Lady in Gold, by Anne-Marie O’Connor
* Smoke Gets in your Eyes, by Caitlin Doughty
Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande
How Not to Die, by Michael Geiger
American Revolutions, by Alan Taylor
How to write like Tolstoy, by Richard Cohen
Earning the Rockies, by Robert D. Kaplan
The Telomere Effect, by Elizabeth Blackburn
The Right to Write, by Julia Cameron
Steering the Craft, by Ursula LeGuin

Book Club Selection
* Requests


Picture Books and Easy Readers:

Count the Monkeys, by Mac Barnett
Berenstain Bears books, by Stan and Jan Berenstain:
   The Berenstain Bears and the In-Crowd
   The Berenstain Bears and the Homework Hassle
   The Berenstain Bears Go to School
   The Berenstain Bears in the Dark
   The Berenstain Bears Lend a Helping Hand
   The Berenstain Bears and the Trouble With Friends
   The Berenstain Bears Go to the Doctor
   The Berenstain Bears Forget Their Manners
   The Berenstain Bears Think of Those in Need
   The Berenstain Bears and the Messy Room
The Day the Crayons Quit, by Drew Daywalt
Dream Animals: A Bedtime Journey, by Emily Winfield Martin
Froodle, by Antoinette Portis
Bully, by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
The Pigeon Needs a Bath, by Mo Willems

Juvenile Fiction:

The Whatnot, by Stefan Bachmann
Molly Moon's Incredible Book of Hypnotism, by Georgia Byng
Dear America: Our Strange New Land: Elizabeth's Diary, Jamestown, Virginia 1609
Dear America: Early Sunday Morning: The Pearl Harbor Diary of Amber Billows
Children's Stories from Dickens, retold by Mary Angela Dickens
World of Fairy Tales, selected and illustrated by Michael Foreman
Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer, by John Grisham
Rainbow Magic, by Daisy Meadows:
   Gabriella the Snow Kingdom Fairy
   Kate the Royal Wedding Fairy
   Kylie the Carnival Fairy
Dork Diaries: Dear Dork, by Rachel Renée Russell
Liar & Spy, by Rebecca Stead
The Bartimaeus Trilogy, by Jonathan Stroud:
   The Amulet of Samarkand (Book 1)
   The Golem's Eye (Book 2)
   Ptolemy's Gate (Book 3)

Young Adult Fiction:

Just Listen, by Sarah Dessen
Picture me Gone, by Meg Rosoff
How I Live Now, by Meg Rosoff

Juvenile Non-Fiction

Before Columbus, by Muriel Batherman
Water, the Source of Life, by Editions Gallimard Jeunesse


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