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FICTION TITLES PUBLISHED IN
August 2019

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Fantasy & Science

Blood of an Exile by Brian Naslund

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Sentenced to fight monsters until he dies, an undefeated dragon slayer is offered his freedom in exchange for assassinating a rival king before finding himself an unlikely defender of an innocent child and the lives of every creature in Terra. Dragons of Terra No. 1

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The Blue Salt Road by Joanne M. Harris. Illus by Bonnie Hawkins.

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Trapped in a strange new world by passion and trickery, a wild young man with no memories of his past forges new understandings about home and family in his efforts to survive. By the best-selling author of Chocolat.

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Bottle Grove by Daniel Handler

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After meeting at a wedding, Martin and Padget conspire together to earn money for a failing bar by her dating a ridiculously wealthy man in San Francisco in this quirky, new novel from the author also known as "Lemony Snicket."

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The Cruel Stars by John Birmingham

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A band of reluctant heroes becomes civilization's protectors when a genocidal army of cybernetically enhanced beings, believed defeated centuries earlier, returns to annihilate all human life. By the award-winning author of Leviathan.

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The Dragon Republic by R. F. Kuang

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A sequel to The Poppy War finds shaman-warrior Rin haunted by personal demons including the choice she made to save her people, an atrocity that compels a precarious alliance to defeat the Empress. Poppy War No. 2

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Galaxy's Edge: Black Spire by Delilah S. Dawson

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Top spy to General Leia Organa, Vi Moradi, finds a lush, private planet housing Black Spire Outpost, which may offer the First Order allies, sanctuary and firepower in this companion book to the upcoming expansion to the Disney Parks.

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Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

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A dark fairy tale inspired by folklore is set against the Jazz age in Mexico's underworld, where a young dreamer is sent by the Mayan God of Death on a life-changing journey. By the award-winning author of Signal to Noise.

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The Golden Wolf by Linnea Hartsuyker

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After Freydis is kidnapped, Ragnvald and his sister Svanhild each grapple with a difficult decision as they peruse their destinies and honor their ancient gods in the conclusion to the trilogy, following The Sea Queen. The Half-Drowned King No. 3

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Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton

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Sensing something is wrong with his owner, a domesticated crow abandons the only life he ever knew to discover that humans are turning into zombies and must use knowledge gleaned from his TV-viewing to save them.

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Inch by Inch by Morgan Llywelyn

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In a sequel to Drop by Drop, the post-Change Sycamore River band discovers that metal is starting to deteriorate at the same time the world is pushed into global war, forcing them to rely on each other to survive. Step by Step No. 2

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Kingmaker by Margaret Weis & Robert Krammes

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A conclusion to the trilogy that began with Spymaster finds Kate, Sophia and the dragon Dalgren forming a desperate plan to free Phillip from prison against a backdrop of Thomas's coronation and an invasion plot by King Ullr. Dragon Corsairs No. 3

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Knaves over Queens by Wild Cards Trust. Ed by George R. R. Martin & Melinda M. Snodgrass.

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Featuring contribution by such authors as Paul Cornell, Mark Lawrence and Charles Stross, a latest Wild Cards adventure follows a superpowered Winston Churchill and Alan Turing as they outmaneuver the terrifying mutations of the Xenovirus in Britain. Wild Cards No. 20

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Last Ones Left Alive by Sarah Davis-Goff

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Secluded on an island off Western Ireland, Orpen begins training to fight the skrake, powerful and crazed, flesh-eating zombies that have been devouring the country and must head to the dangerous mainland after her mother is bitten.

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The Mage-Fire War by L. E. Modesitt

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Seeking sanctuary amid escalating prejudices against chaos magic in their homeland, Beltur and his companions become the first mages in a neighboring realm overshadowed by lawlessness, brigands and an invading army. Saga of Recluse No. 21

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The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa. Trans by Stephen Snyder.

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An Orwellian novel about the terrors of state surveillance finds a young novelist hiding her editor from mysterious authorities who would erase all memories of people who once existed. By the award-winning author of The Housekeeper and the Professor.

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Reticence by Gail Carriger

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A conclusion to the series that began with Prudence finds the bookish, hat-eschewing Percival Tunstell renegotiating his life philosophies in the wake of accidental spies, a trip to Japan and a smart, beautiful doctor. Custard Protocol No. 4

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The Unlikely Escape of Uriah Heep by H. G. Parry

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A young scholar with a secret uncontrollable magical ability to bring literary characters into the world is overseen by a protective older sibling before an unknown stranger unleashes literary characters throughout their city. A first novel.

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General Fiction

All the Water in the World by Karen Raney

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A teenage girl and her mother grapple with first love, family secrets and tragedy. A first novel.

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The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri

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A beekeeper and his artist wife have their lives upended and must flee after war destroys their home in Aleppo, Syria and they set off on a dangerous journey through Turkey and Greece, towards an uncertain future in England.

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Berta Isla by Javier Marías

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A woman unknowingly navigates a growing estrangement with her Oxford-educated fiancé, whose secret encounter with a British intelligence services agent has derailed the life they planned together. By the author of The Infatuations.

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Campusland by Scott Johnston

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A satirical parody of tribal university culture follows the riotous clashes between a conservative professor awaiting tenure, a socialite-turned-militant feminist and a popular career student who fights for his top-dog status. A first novel.

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Carnegie Hill by Jonathan Vatner

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Urged by her overprotective parents to call off her wedding at the same time she discovers suspicious texts, an aimless woman in her early 30s turns for advice to her neighbors, who reveal their own marital crises. A first novel.

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The Catholic School by Edoardo Albinati. Trans by Antony Shugaar.

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An award-winning, semi-autobiographical story inspired by the Circeo massacre of 1975 describes the violent torture, rape and murder of two young women by three former students at a prestigious all-boys Catholic high school in Rome.

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The Dearly Beloved by Cara Wall

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In a novel that spans decades, two young couples' lives become intertwined when the husbands are appointed co-ministers of a venerable New York City church in the 1960s. A first novel.

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Devotion by Madeline Stevens

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A young woman on the brink of losing everything is offered a nanny job by a wealthy family and becomes increasingly obsessed with her employer's seemingly effortless lifestyle, popularity and lovers. A first novel.

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A Door in the Earth by Amy Waldman

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An Afghan-American college student in California travels to a remote village in Afghanistan to work for a professor's charitable foundation and after surviving a horrific bombing must side with either the villagers or the American soldiers.

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Doxology by Nell Zink

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Two generations of an American family come of age on either side of the September 11 attacks, transforming their ambitions against a backdrop of dramatic political and environmental changes. By the author of Nicotine.

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Gods With a Little G by Tupelo Hassman

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A group of teen outcasts in an isolated town run by evangelicals band together when the woman who watches over them, Aunt Bev, becomes victim to both threats and violence because of her local business, the Psychic Encounter Shoppe.

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Going Dutch by James Gregor

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Enmeshed with a straight woman, Anne, and increasingly romantically involved with successful lawyer Blake, 20-something gay graduate student Richard soon finds himself on a romantic and existential collision course—one that brings about surprising revelations.

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The Loyal One by Shelley Shepard Gray

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When Katie Steury hires her old friend Harley Lambright to remodel her rundown old house into a charming bed and breakfast, she does so with trepidation. By a New York Times and USA Today best-selling author. Walnut Creek No. 2

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The Other's Gold by Elizabeth Ames

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A novel that begins on a college campus follows the friendship of four women across life-defining turning points. A first novel.

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Overthrow by Caleb Crain

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The author of Necessary Errors explores the fate of candor, good will, and the utopian spirit in a world where technology and surveillance are weaponizing human relationships.

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The Oysterville Sewing Circle by Susan Wiggs

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Forced by scandal to return to her Pacific coast childhood home, a Manhattan fashionista assumes guardianship over two orphans and bonds with a circle of fellow seamstresses before an unexpected challenge tests her courage and heart. By the #1 New York Times best-selling author of Map of the Heart.

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A Particular Kind of Black Man by Tope Folarin

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A Rhodes Scholar and winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing offers a novel about a Nigerian family living in Utah and their uncomfortable assimilation into American life.

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Polite Society by Mahesh Rao

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In a modern reimagining of Jane Austen’s Emma,Delhi’s polite society is often anything but polite. By the award-winning author of The Smoke Is Rising.

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A Pure Heart by Rajia Hassib

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The author of In the Language of Miracles offers a novel about two Egyptian sisters, their divergent fates and the secrets of one family.

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The Reckless Oath We Made by Bryn Greenwood

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The New York Times best-selling author of All the Ugly and Wonderful Things offers a provocative love story between a tough Kansas woman on a crooked path to redemption and the unlikeliest of champions.

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Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center

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When a family emergency compels her move from Texas to Boston, a skilled firefighter becomes the only woman in her new firehouse and navigates discrimination, low funding and her private edicts about falling in love with another firefighter. By the New York Times best-selling author of How to Walk Away.

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Valerie: Or, a Faculty of Dreams by Sara Stridsberg. Trans by Deborah Bragan-Turner.

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A U.S. debut reimagines the story of writer and radical feminist Valerie Solanas, tracing her brutally abusive childhood, her 1988 attempt to murder Andy Warhol, her self-publishing of the infamous SCUM Manifesto and her mental hospital incarcerations.

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We Are All Good People Here by Susan Rebecca White

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Two roommates at Belmont College in 1962 become close friends until their growing awareness of the South's caste system causes them to question everything and one of them veers towards radicalism.

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What Red Was by Rosie Price

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A university romance between Kate and Max is shattered by an attack during a graduation party and Max's wealthy, powerful family, challenging Kate to confront the realities of trauma, staying silent and speaking out. A first novel.

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Who Are You, Calvin Bledsoe? by Brock Clarke

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After 49-year-old Calvin Bledsoe’s mother dies in a fiery explosion, a stranger claiming to be his aunt Beatrice leads him across Europe in an adventure full of a comic menagerie of antiquities thieves, secret agents, religious fanatics and a stalker ex-wife.

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Historical

All the Flowers in Paris by Sarah Jio

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A tale told from alternating viewpoints follows the experiences of a Parisian woman who awakens with no memory of her past before discovering a mysterious cache of letters by a young woman of Jewish ancestry during the Nazi occupation.

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All the Forgivenesses by Elizabeth Hardinger

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In Appalachia and the Midwest at the turn of the 20th century, 15-year-old Albertina “Bertie” Winslow leads her farm family through a series of challenges and hard-won triumphs.

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First Cosmic Velocity by Zach Powers

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A novel set in 1964 USSR delves into the Cold War, the Russian space program and an amazing fraud that pulled the wool over the eyes of the world.

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The Flight Girls by Noelle Salazar

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A novel looks at the Women' Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) program and the heroic role women played in training military pilots who were being deployed to fight during World War II. A first novel.

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Inland by Téa Obreht

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An unflinching frontierswoman riding out the Arizona Territory drought of 1893 finds her life intertwined with that of a former outlaw whose ability to see ghosts has inspired a momentous expedition. By the New York Times best-selling author of The Tiger's Wife.

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Keeping Lucy by T. Greenwood

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Forced by her powerful in-laws to institutionalize a daughter born with Down Syndrome, a grieving mother turns fugitive in the wake of harrowing discoveries about her daughter's hospital. By the award-winning author of Rust & Stardust.

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The Peaceful Valley Crime Wave: A Western Mystery by Bill Pronzini. Ed by Michael Seidman.

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Sheriff Lucas Monk is startled when his quiet town of Peaceful Valley, Montana spirals into an unexpected crime wave after a wooden cigar store Indian is stolen, a teenager goes missing and a housekeeper is poisoned.

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Summerlings by Lisa Howorth

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A Cold War coming-of-age story by the author of Flying Shoes is set in the summer of 1959 and finds three best friends confronting their fears of the bomb, Russian spies, bullies and their secret role in a tragic event.

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Tidelands by Philippa Gregory

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In a tale set during England's mid-17th-century civil war, an herbalist seeking to escape an abusive relationship is targeted by witchcraft mania in her tidelands community. By the #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Other Boleyn Girl. Fairmile No. 1

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The Ventriloquists by E. R. Ramzipoor

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A tale based on true events finds a misfit journalist, a forger and a street urchin joining a band of resistance fighters who risk their lives to publish a satiric newspaper mocking the Nazis. A first novel.

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The Warlow Experiment by Alix Nathan

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Unforeseen consequences arise after an aspiring behavioral scientist in Enlightenment-era London concocts an experiment in solitude that has a subject living in the handsomely-equipped basement of his manor house for seven years, cut off from all social contact.

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The Winemaker's Wife by Kristin Harmel

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The author of the international best-seller The Room on Rue Amélie returns with a moving story set amid the champagne vineyards of northern France during the darkest days of World War II.

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The Women of the Copper Country by Mary Doria Russell

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The award-winning author of The Sparrow presents a story inspired by the life of Annie Clements, retelling in historically authentic detail how in 1913 she lead a courageous strike against the world's largest copper-mining company.

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Mystery & Detective

A Better Man by Louise Penny

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Searching for a missing woman amid a catastrophic flood and blistering social media attacks, a demoted Armand Gamache bonds with the victim's distraught father, who contemplates a murder of his own. By the #1 New York Times best-selling author of Kingdom of the Blind. Chief Inspector Gamache No. 15

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The Bitterroots by C. J. Box

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Former police officer-turned-private investigator Cassie Dewell reluctantly accepts a sexual assault defense case before her search for answers among twisted family loyalties reignites the ghosts of her own past. By the Edgar Award-winning author of the Joe Pickett series. Cassie Dewell No. 4

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The Cold Way Home by Julia Keller

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Discovering a body at the ruins of a psychiatric hospital that burned down decades earlier, Bell and her partners confront private torments as well as the site's dark history. By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Killing in the Hills. Bell Elkins No. 8

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The Girl Who Lived Twice: A Lisbeth Salander Novel by David Lagercrantz

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The best-selling author of The Girl in the Spider's Web presents a latest entry in the internationally acclaimed series starring punk hacker heroine, Lisbeth Salander. Stieg Larsson's Millennium Series No. 6

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Haunted House Murder by Leslie Meier

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A trio of spooky mystery stories set on coastal Maine includes "Haunted House Murder" by Leslie Meier, "Death by Haunted House" by Lee Hollis and "Hallowed Out" by Barbara Ross.

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Invitation to Die by Barbara Cleverly

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A follow-up to Fall of Angels is set during the Cambridge summer of 1924 and finds Detective Inspector and former rifleman John Redfyre embroiled in a series of unsolved murders linked to an exclusive dining club. Inspector Redfyre No. 2

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A Killer Edition by Lorna Barrett

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Balancing a baking contest with her rocky volunteer efforts at the local animal shelter, Tricia Miles searches for answers when a woman is found dead in the aftermath of a neighbor dispute. By the best-selling author of Poisoned Cages. Booktown Mysteries No. 13

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The Last Good Guy by T. Jefferson Parker

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Reluctantly accepting a case involving a missing teen, private investigator Roland Ford uncovers a dark conspiracy involving an American Nazi compound and a celebrity evangelist. By the award-winning author of Swift Vengeance. Roland Ford No. 3

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The Last Widow by Karin Slaughter

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An electrifying latest entry in the best-selling series finds Will and Sara pitted against a mysterious group that would unleash a deadly epidemic. By the Edgar-nominated author of Cop Town. Will Trent No. 9

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Love and Death Among the Cheetahs by Rhys Bowen

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Georgie and her husband, Darcy, navigate the decadent parties and rampant infidelities of the aristocracy in Kenya's paradise Happy Valley to identify a killer in hiding. By the Edgar Award-winning author of the Molly Murphy Mysteries. Royal Spyness Mysteries No. 13

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The Man in the White Linen Suit by David Handler

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A latest entry in the Edgar Award-winning series finds 1990s New York City ghostwriter-sleuth Stewart Hoag and his faithful neurotic basset hound, Lulu, investigating three murders that are linked by a stolen manuscript. Steward Hoag Mysteries No. 11

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The Missing Ones by Edwin Hill

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Summoned to a rugged, remote island of the coast of Maine by a cryptic text, Hester Thursby discovers a community cleaning up from a devastating storm—and uncovers a murder. Hester Thursby Mysteries No. 2

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The Old Success by Martha Grimes

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Inspector Richard Jury forges an unlikely team with fellow detectives Brian Macalvie and Tom Brownell to identify a connection between three very different murders. By the award-winning author of The Knowledge. Richard Jury No. 25

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The Second Biggest Nothing by Colin Cotterill

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Receiving a sinister threat against everyone he loves, Laotian coroner Dr. Siri searches for clues in three incidents from his past, including an encounter with an old friend, a disruptive visit to a Saigon museum and a Vietnam prisoner-of-war negotiation. Dr. Siri Paiboun No. 14

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Terns of Endearment by Donna Andrews

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When her family's cruise vacation is interrupted by a ship breakdown and reports of a passenger's suspicious leap overboard, Meg races against time to uncover the truth. By the Agatha Award-winning author of Toucan Keep a Secret. Meg Langslow No. 25

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The Truth Behind the Lie by Sara Lövestam

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After her young daughter disappears, a desperate mother turns to an undocumented Iranian refugee moonlighting as a private investigator, an expert at living and working off the grid, to help her locate her little girl before it's too late. Kouplan No. 1

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The Turn of Midnight by Minette Walters

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As the plague continues to ravish England in 1349, the people of Develish find their stores dwindling and must venture out past the moat and leave the protection of Lady Anne in the sequel to Last Hours. Last Hours No. 2

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Twisted at the Root by Ellen Hart

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Private investigator Jane Lawless works with her father, Ray, on a wrongful conviction case he defended originally to get justice for a grieving widower in the latest addition to the series following A Whisper of Bones. Jane Lawless Mysteries No. 26

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The Whisperer by Karin Fossum. Trans by Kari Dickson.

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After receiving threatening letters a woman's carefully structured and deliberately isolated life begins to unravel, involving her in a man's death and an interrogation with Inspector Sejer in the latest addition to the Norwegian series. Inspector Sejer No. 13

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Romance

After Sundown by Linda Howard & Linda Jones

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Sela Gordon, the shy owner of a Tennessee general store, prefers solitude, but if anyone can chip away at her protective shell, it’s the handsome, mysterious, ex-military man who’s been hiding for two years in the wilds of Cove Mountain.

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Blood Truth by J. R. Ward

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After his sire's unexpected death, Boone is removed from rotation in the Black Dagger Brotherhood and finds himself working for a human homicide cop to catch a serial killer in the latest addition to the romance series following Blood Fury. Black Dagger Legacy No. 4

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The Book Charmer by Karen Hawkins

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A New York Times best-selling author offers a story about a sleepy Southern town, two fiercely independent women and a truly magical friendship. Dove Pond No. 1

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The Dark Side by Danielle Steel

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Haunted by the childhood death of her sister, Zoe devotes herself to a nonprofit career helping disadvantaged kids before scars from the past challenge her as a mother. By the #1 New York Times best-selling author of Lost and Found.

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Ellie and the Harpmaker by Hazel Prior

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On the anniversary of her beloved father’s death, Ellie Jacobs takes a walk in the woods on the English moors and comes across the barn of Dan Hollis, who carves beautiful Celtic harps. A first novel.

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Rival's Break by Carla Neggers

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When a yacht party is interrupted by a poisoning and the theft of a valuable painting, Emma and Colin join an elite FBI team to prevent a devastating attack. By the best-selling author of Cider Brook. Sharpe & Donovan No. 10

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Texas Forever by Janet Dailey

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A rough-and-tumble new ranch hand and the daughter of an ambitious ranch tycoon struggle to deny their feelings for one another in the face of conflicting responsibilities. By the best-selling author of Texas True. Tylers of Texas No. 6

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Story Collections

Everything Inside: Stories by Edwidge Danticat

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A single-volume collection of short stories by the National Book Critics Circle Award-winning author of Brother, I'm Dying is set in such locales as Miami, Port-au-Prince and the Caribbean and poignantly explores the forces that unite and divide.

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Hunter's Moon: A Novel in Stories by Philip Caputo

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A collection of short stories set in the same Michigan Upper Peninsula town, including tales of old high-school buddies on a hunting trip, once-a-year lovers and a middle-age man and his grief-stricken father, combine together to form a novel.

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The World Doesn't Require You: Stories by Rion Amilcar Scott

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This collection of short stories, set in fictional Cross River, Maryland, includes the tales of a struggling musician who is God's last son and a Ph.D. candidate whose dissertation about a childhood game sparks a riot in a once-segregated town.

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Suspense

The Arrangement by Robyn Harding

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Natalie, a young art student in New York City, sees her life take a dark turn when she becomes obsessed after being jilted by her sugar daddy.

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Below the Line by Howard Michael Gould

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Former LAPD detective Charlie Waldo and his PI ex-girlfriend Lorena must find her while also proving her innocence. Charlie Waldo No. 2

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Beneath the Attic by V. C. Andrews

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After becoming pregnant and marrying in to the Foxworth family in 1890, Corrine Dixon discovers nothing is what it seems on the family's labyrinthine estate in this prequel to the events in Garden of Shadows and Flowers in the Attic.

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The Birthday Girl by Melissa De La Cruz

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When all of her secrets come to light on the night of her fabulous 40th birthday party, Ellie de Florent-Stinson, a woman greatly envied by all who know her, watches as the beautiful façade of her life crumbles in one eventful night.

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Careful What You Wish for by Hallie Ephron

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A professional organizer whose husband is a hoarder distracts her growing relationship troubles by focusing on her new clients, one of which takes her tipsy fantasy about life being more pleasant without spouses a little too far.

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City of Windows by Robert Pobi

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When his former partner is murdered by an unusually skilled sniper, a disabled former FBI agent with an exceptional ability for reading difficult crime scenes struggles to outmaneuver a killer during a historical blizzard. By the best-selling author of Bloodman.

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Contraband by Stuart Woods

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The Edgar Award-winning author of Chiefs establishes a highly anticipated publishing milestone in the latest entry of his best-selling series starring elite Manhattan rainmaker, Stone Barrington. Stone Barrington No. 50

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Cut and Run by Fern Michaels

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It's been three months since Countess Annie de Silva left her home, leaving a cryptic note and no clue as to her destination, and now The Sisterhood is desperate to ensure that its founding member is alive and well. By a #1 New York Times best-selling author. The Sisterhood No. 30

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The Darwin Strain by Bill Schutt & J. R. Finch

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Sent to a remote Greek island by the Pentagon in the early days of the Cold War, MacCready and Thorne investigate rumors of the healing properties of a volcanic spring connected to an ancient sea monster legend. R. J. MacCready No. 3

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The Doll Factory by Elizabeth Macneal

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In 1850s London beautiful young aspiring artist Iris is asked to model for Pre-Raphaelite artist Louis Frost, whose dark obsession may destroy her world forever.

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Drive Your Plow over the Bones of the Dead by Olga Tokarczuk. Trans by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.

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Finalist for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize. When her neighbor turns up dead, and then other bodies turn up under strange circumstances, Janine, a recluse in a remote Polish village who prefers the company of animals over humans, inserts herself into the investigation, certain she knows whodunit.

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The Extinction Agenda by Michael Laurence

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While searching for his wife's killer, an FBI agent uncovers a network of untouchable e lite who are involved in a plot for global financial domination through the release of a deadly virus in the first book of a new series.

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The Hidden Things by Jamie Mason

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A hair-raising, atmospheric thriller from the acclaimed author of Three Graves Full is inspired by the real-life unsolved theft of a 17th-century painting.

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I Spy by Claire Kendal

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When her dream of becoming a spy proves more dangerous and intimate than anythin g she imagined, an agent endures an isolated existence under an assumed name, before a new friendship raises unanticipated questions.

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The Inn by James Patterson with Candice Fox

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Number One best-selling author James Patterson's strongest team since the Women's Murder Club are the first responders when their seafront town is targeted by vicious criminals.

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Kill Zone by Kevin J. Anderson & Doug Beason

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Tasked with performing a high-level security review of a Cold War weapons facility-turned-nuclear waste storage site, a small team of experts becomes trapped on an overextended site on the brink of a radioactive meltdown.

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Lost You by Haylen Beck

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After a closing elevator door separates them, a single mother on vacation with her son discovers he has been abducted by another woman who claims she is his mother in the new novel from the author of Here and Gone.

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The Murder List by Hank Phillippi Ryan

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A bright, hard-working law student married to a faithful and devoted husband discovers that everything she believes about her life is false and is caught up in a game of cat-and-mouse for her very survival.

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Old Bones by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

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A series debut by the #1 New York Times best-selling authors of the Agent Pendergast thrillers finds young curator Nora Kelly and historian Guy Porter teaming up for an excavation in Sierra Nevada that exposes complex realities about the Donner Party. Nora Kelly No. 1

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Outfox by Sandra Brown

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A latest thriller by the best-selling author of Tailspin and Seeing Red features Sandra Brown' s signature combination of steamy romance and high-suspense plot twists.

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The Passengers by John Marrs

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In a world were self-driving cars are the norm, eight of them are hacked, and everyone might pay the price.

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The Perfect Wife by J. P. Delaney

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A woman miraculously restored to health by the innovations of her tech icon husband struggles w ith fragmented memories of a past that differs from her husband's accounts. By the New York Times best-selling author of The Girl Before.

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The Russia Account by Stephen Coonts

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CIA officer Tommy Carmellini navigates an international financial conspiracy that puts CIA head Jake Grafton in the crosshairs of an assassin. By the best-selling author of Flight of the Intruder. Tommy Carmellini No. 9

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Stolen Things by R. H. Herron

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When her daughter Jojo, who is involved in a sensational crime involving a missing girl and a dead body, makes a shocking discovery about the police department, a 911 police dispatcher discovers they can trust no one as they try to find the missing girl before someone else does.

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The Swallows by Lisa Lutz

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When a creative writing assignment leads to unsettling allegations about her school's indifference to sexual assault, a new teacher organizes a group of marginalized girls in an escalating gender war. By the award-winning author of the Spellman Files series.

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Th1rt3en by Steve Cavanagh

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A defense lawyer and former conman defends his movie-star client in a high profile murder trial and discovers that the actual killer is sitting on the jury in the third novel of the series following The Plea. Eddie Flynn No. 3

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Tin Badges by Lorenzo Carcaterra

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Retired NYPD detective Tank Rizzo becomes guardian to his orphaned, teenage nephew who reveals an interest in true crime and stunning computer skills and must debate involving his young charge in an effort to take down a notorious drug dealer.

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The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

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When a high-paying nanny job at a luxurious Scottish Highlands home culminates in her imprisonment for a child's murder, a young woman struggles to untangle what really happened. By the #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lying Game.

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The Warehouse by Rob Hart

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A darkly satirical thriller set in a near-future America wracked by violence, unemployment and climate change finds two employees of a world-saving global giant discovering their employers' true agenda. By the author of the Ash McKenna series.

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The Warning by James Patterson/ Robison Wells

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As the first anniversary of a freak power-plant accident approaches, some residents of the southern town of Mount Hope are allowed to return past the national guard roadblocks, and natives Maggie and Jordan quickly discover that their hometown is not as it was before.

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The Whisper Man by Alex  North

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Mourning the death of his wife, a father and his young son move to Featherbank for a fresh start but find their new town has a dark past involving a serial killer named "The Whisper Man."

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The Wolf Wants In by Laura McHugh

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A woman confronts a dark secret about her brother's death while a teen becomes increasingly desperate to escape their opioid-ravaged community. By the award-winning author of The Weight of Blood.

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