Featured New Books

Here are a few featured  selections from our most recent shipment of new books. These books are located on the new book wall on the second floor and may be checked out at the second floor desk or at the fourth floor circulation desk. If our copy is checked out, use the link to the ALICE catalog and try repeating your search in OhioLINK to find another copy of the book.

The infatuations, by Javier Marías ; translation by Margaret Jull Costa

Call Number: PQ6663.A721813 E5313 2013

Breakfasting daily at a Madrid café where she observes fellow patrons, María Dolz offers condolences to a widow whose husband has been shockingly murdered, an act that leads to a new relationship and disturbing insights into the crime.

 

 

 

 

 

Rage against the dying, by Becky Masterman

Cal Number: PS3613.A81965 R34 2013

Pushed into early retirement after a brutal FBI career hunting sexual predators, Brigid Quinn finds her efforts to settle down with her new husband thwarted by a man who suspiciously confesses to her worst unsolved case.

 

 

 

 

 

A tale for the time being, by Ruth Ozeki

Call Number: PS3565.Z45 T35 2013

A novelist on a remote island in the Pacific is linked to a bullied and depressed Tokyo teenager after discovering a Hello Kitty lunchbox that washed ashore.

 

 

 

 

 

Until she comes home, by Lori Roy

Call Number: PS3618.O89265 U58 2013

In 1958 Detroit, pregnant Grace, best friend Julia, and stylish Malina are terror-stricken by the disappearance of a childlike neighbor under their care whose fate reveals sinister elements in their community.