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Abbott, Jeff

Release Date: October 23, 2018

The Three Beths

Glimpsing the devoted mother who went missing and was presumed dead two years earlier, Mariah discovers that two other women who share her mother’s name have also disappeared.

Albert, Susan Wittig

Release Date: October 16, 2018

The Darling Dahlias and the Poinsettia Puzzle

The Christmas season in 1934 Darling, Alabama finds the Dahlias lending their talents to a new bakery, the biggest puzzle of Charlie’s career, an exploited young performer and Sheriff Norris’s investigation at a nearby prison farm.

Albom, Mitch

Release Date: October 9, 2018

The Next Person You Meet in Heaven 

Fifteen years after Eddie died saving a little girl named Annie, Annie suffers a terrible accident and finds herself reunited with Eddie, one of the five people who will show her how her life mattered in ways she never considered.

Andrews, Donna

Release Date: October 16, 2018

Lark! The Herald Angels Sing

Discovering an abandoned infant in a live nativity display with a note claiming her brother is the father, Meg learns that the baby is also connected to a crime that must be stopped.

Beaton, M.C.

Release Date: October 16, 2018

The Dead Ringer

Agatha Raisin investigates the murder of an identical twin and co-manager of Thirk Magna’s bell-ringer team, a demise that questions the innocence of bullied co-workers and a fed-up lawyer.

Boyd, William

Release Date: October 9, 2018

Love is Blind

Accompanying a famed pianist on a tour from Paris to Saint Petersburg, a brilliant but haunted piano tuner risks everything to pursue a Russian soprano with ties to his employer.

Brooks, Terry

Release Date: October 2, 2018

Street Freaks

Receiving a dire warning immediately before his father disappears, Ash finds himself hunted in a futuristic mega-city where he searches for help from a human and part-human underworld.

Chamberlain, Diane

Release Date: October 2, 2018

The Dream Daughter

When Carly Sears discovers that her unborn baby has a heart defect, she is devastated, but her physicist brother-in-law tells her there may be a way to save her baby, if she takes a leap of faith.

Child’s Laura

Release Date: October 2, 2018

Glitter Bomb

Carmela and Ava plunge into an investigation of the krewe-member’s death, but as they dig deeper it starts to look less like an accident and more like a murder….and Shamus seems less like a victim, and more like a suspect.

Connelly, Michael

Release Date: October 30, 2018

Dark Sacred Night

Teaming up with Harry Bosch to reopen a cold case, LAPD detective Renée Ballard navigates interpersonal differences to pursue justice for a murdered runaway in Hollywood.

Cornwell, Bernard

Release Date: October 2, 2018

War of the Wolf 

Traces the warrior Uhtred of Bebbanburg’s struggles with duty, devotion and treachery as he returns to the frontlines to battle for the destiny of England.

Grisham, John

Release Date: October 23, 2018

The Reckoning 

The best-selling author of The Firm returns to Clanton, Mississippi, to trace the unthinkable mid-20th-century murder of a local reverend by a young war hero who refuses to defend his actions during a bizarre trial.

Haines, Carolyn

Release Date: October 16, 2018

A Gift of Bones

A much-needed break during the holiday season in Zinnia, Mississippi, is upended when a friend begs Sarah Booth for help rescuing a pregnant estranged family member.

Harris, Charlaine

Release Date: October 2, 2018

An Easy Death 

In a United States fractured by FDR’s assassination and the Great Depression, two Russian wizards hire a young gunslinger named Lizbeth Rose to help them cross Texoma and find a direct descendent of Grigori Rasputin.

Johansen, Iris

Release Date: October 23, 2018


Charged with protecting the life of his murdered boss’ daughter, Jude Brandon teams up with longtime ally Catherine Ling to stop a terrorist who is plotting a nuclear attack.

King, Stephen

Release Date: October 30, 2018


A timely tale about the power of finding common ground traces the story of Scott Carey, whose mysterious affliction unites the small community of Castle Rock, Maine.

Kingsbury, Karen

Release Date: October 16, 2018

When We Were Young

When Noah Carter wakes up the morning he’s planned to start a new life and leave his family behind, he discovers things are not what they seem and desperately tries to fix his mistakes.

Kingsolver, Barbara

Release Date: October 16, 2018


The award-winning author of The Poisonwood Bible traces the experiences of a woman whose efforts to protect her family from sudden unemployment are shaped by the story of an ostracized 19th-century science teacher.

Macomber, Debbie

Release Date: October 2, 2018

Alaskan Holiday

Josie Avery takes a summer position cooking at a lakeside lodge in a remote Alaskan town and quickly falls for Palmer Saxon, a famed sword smith, but Josie intends to return home to her career in Seattle, until fate intervenes.

Palmer, Diana

Release Date: October 30, 2018

Wyoming Legend 

Reluctantly accepting help from an injured skating champion, a ranch owner and single father discovers an unexpected second chance at love. Hardcover Library Edition.

Paretsky, Sara

Release Date: October 16, 2108

Shell Game

Returning to Chicago to prevent an erroneous murder charge, V. I. Warshawski traces a stolen artifact with links to a network of international mobsters, terrorist financiers, scammers and art thieves.

Patterson, James

Release Date: October 8, 2018


An anonymous tip about a crime in Upper Manhattan proves to be a setup. An officer is taken down–and, despite the attackers’ efforts, it’s not Michael Bennett.

Picoult, Jodi

Release Date: October 2, 2018

A Spark of Light

When a deranged gunman forces his way into the Center, a women’s reproductive health services clinic, and takes hostages, the police hostage negotiator discovers his daughter is inside the clinic.

Rice, Anne

Release Date: October 2, 2018

Blood Communion: A Tale of Prince Lestat

Lestat, Prince of the vampire world, shares how he became the reigning monarch and his battle with Rhoshamandes, a demon spirit who refuses to live in harmony at the Court of Prince Lestat and threatens all that Lestat holds dear.

Rosnay, Tatiana de

Release Date: October 23, 2018

The Rain Watcher

A patriarch’s birthday gathering in Paris is violently disrupted by a natural disaster, revealing to a charismatic young photographer hidden fears and secrets that test the limits of family bonds.

Sandford, John

Release Date: October 9, 2018

Holy Ghost

When the dead body shows up, they find out, and that’s only the beginning of their troubles–and Virgil Flowers’–as they are all about to discover all too soon.

Sparks, Nicholas

Release Date: October 16, 2018

Every Breath 

A chance encounter becomes a transcendent turning point for two very different people–the conflicted daughter of an ALS patient and a Sunset Beach newcomer from Zimbabwe who aims to meet his birth father.

Unger, Lisa

Release Date: October 2, 2018

Under My Skin

It’s been a year since Poppy’s husband, Jack, was brutally murdered during his morning run through Manhattan’s Riverside Park. In the immediate aftermath, Poppy spiraled into an oblivion of grief, disappearing for several days only to turn up ragged and confused wearing a tight red dress she didn’t recognize. What happened to Poppy during those lost days? And more importantly, what happened to Jack?

VanLiere, Donna

Release Date: October 16, 2018

The Christmas Star

Befriending a precocious foster child with a penchant for matchmaking, a school maintenance worker is repeatedly set up with his ex-wife, with whom he begins to realize a bond beyond their past heartaches.

Woods, Stuart

Release Date: October 16, 2018

Desperate Measures 

New York City cop-turned-Manhattan law firm rainmaker Stone Barrington tackles a challenge with the potential of costing him everything.