Do you ever pick up novels from authors that you are familiar with or have enjoyed some of their previous novels so you have a high expectation for the overall outcome of your reading experience? Gillian Flynn is an author that breaks down your expectations through her unique and interesting characters and the unexpected scenarios… Dark Places by Gillian Flynn, New York : Shaye Areheart Books, c2009.
Twenty-five years ago, Danielle Burton was the sole survivor of her family’s murder. Today, she is a dedicated nurse in the acute care child psychology ward. She may not have come to terms with her past and she definitely doesn’t talk about it, but she can and does use her pain to help her patients.… Live to Tell by Lisa Gardner, New York : Bantam Books, 2010.
Shelter in Place by Nora Roberts, New York : St. Martin’s Press, 2018. With gun violence becoming more prevalent in today’s world, it’s no wonder that authors are starting to write about these catastrophic events. Both fiction and non-fiction accounts that follow the victims and aggressors are starting to appear on the shelves. Nora Roberts… Shelter in Place by Nora Roberts
As we have now officially entered the holiday season, let me wish everyone a happy holiday(s)! We at ACPL hope you all have the option of spending time with family and friends during this time of year. The libraries are always very busy during this season so if you are looking for something to do,… Happy Holidays from ACPL!
“The Bookseller” by Cynthia Swanson, New York : Harper, . Kitty Miller is an unconventional single woman in the 1960s that is happy with her life running a small bookstore with her best friend. She is beyond the point of settling down and starting a family, which is what is expected of young woman during… The Bookseller by Cynthia Swanson
“Rules of Magic” by Alice Hoffman, New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017. Have you ever seen the movie Practical Magic with Nicole Kidman and Sandra Bullock? An amazing and fun portrayal of standing by your loved ones in good times and bad, all tied together around a magical and cursed family. What you may… Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman
“The Trespasser” by Tana French, New York, New York : Viking Books, 2016. Detective Antoinette Conway dreamed about joining the murder squad, but years later it isn’t what she thought it would be. Vicious pranks and harassment around every corner, from everyone except her partner, Stephen Moran. When another by-the-numbers lover’s quarrel gone bad is… The Trespasser by Tana French
“Judgement Road” by Christine Feehan, Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2018. Torpedo Ink motorcycle club that has recently established territory near the small town of Sea Haven, where the club president now lives with his family. They are a small club with their fingers in a lot of pies, but they are unique pies when… Judgement Road by Christine Feehan
Lo Blacklock is a travel journalist trying to make her mark. Given the assignment of a lifetime to join the maiden voyage of the Aurora Borealis, an exclusive private vacation yacht, she hopes to kick start her stagnating career. What she doesn’t except is to have her apartment vandalized while she’s trapped in her bedroom… The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware
Anna and Charles Cornick have been mated for a while now. Charles is an alpha wolf who is the second in command of his father’s werewolf pack, which just happens to be all of the wolves in North America and some in other countries as well. Anna is an exceedingly rare Omega wolf, that brings… Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs