Category Archives: New Adult Books

Stargazer

by Anne Hillerman

Murder, deception, Navajo tradition, and the stars collide in this enthralling entry in Anne Hillerman’s Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito series, set amid the beautiful landscape of the American Southwest.  

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Eleanor

by David Michaels

A breakthrough portrait of Eleanor Roosevelt, America’s longest-serving First Lady, an avatar of democracy whose ever-expanding agency as diplomat, activist, and humanitarian made her one of the world’s most widely admired and influential women. 

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The Princess Spy

by Larry Lofts

Filled with twists, romance, and plenty of white-knuckled adventures fit for a James Bond Film.  The Princess Spy brings to vivid life the dazzling adventures of a remarkable American woman who risked everything to serve her country. 

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Danger In Numbers

by Heather Graham

A ritualistic murder on the side of a remote road brings in the Florida state police.  Special Agent Amy Larson has never seen worse, and there are indications that this killing could be just the beginning. 

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Remember

by Lisa Genova

A fascinating exploration of the intricacies of how we remember, why we forget, and what we can do to protect our memories. 

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In Search of a Kingdom

by Laurence Bergreen

Profiles brash pirate Francis Drake, who plundered gold and jewels for young Queen Elizabeth, led the fight against the Spanish Armada, and came in first in the contest to circumnavigate the globe.

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Win

by Harlan Coben

A wealthy hoarder is found murdered in his New York penthouse; a Vermeer, long missing, is found on his wall.  The FBI brings the mystery’s hero, Windsor Horne Lockwood III, to the scene, where Win’s long-lost monogrammed suitcase is found.  The Vermeer was owned by Win’s grandfather, whose cousin Patricia had the suitcase when she was kidnapped.

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Transient Desires

by Donna Leon

In his 30th outing, Commissario Guido Brunetti must go outside his jurisdiction and work both the Carabinieri and the Guardia di Costiera after two young American women suffer injuries while joyriding in the Laguna with two Italian men.  What’s really at stake is the men’s suspicious behavior, which leads Brunetti to a particularly gruesome crime. 

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