Bay of sighs
by Roberts, Nora, author.
"Mermaid Annika is from the sea, and it is there she must return after her quest to find the stars. New to this world, her purity and beauty are nothing less than breathtaking, along with her graceful athleticism, as her five new friends discovered when t...View in our Catalog
The course of love : a novel
by De Botton, Alain, author.
We all know the headiness and excitement of the early days of love. But what comes after? In Edinburgh, a couple, Rabih and Kirsten, fall in love. They get married, they have children but no long-term relationship is as simple as happily ever after. "The ...View in our Catalog
Allegheny front : the Mary McCarthy prize in short fiction selected by Lydia Mil
by Null, Matthew Neill, 1984- author.
Henry Prize-winning author Matthew Neill Null's lyrical and disquieting stories offer a panoramic portrait of his native West Virginia....View in our Catalog
The bricks that built the houses
by Tempest, Kate, author.
"Becky, Harry, and Leon are leaving London in a fourth-hand Ford with a suitcase full of stolen money, in a mess of tangled loyalties and impulses. But can they truly leave the city that's in their bones?....Rich in character and restless in perspective, ...View in our Catalog
Before the fall
by Hawley, Noah, author.
On a foggy summer night, eleven people--ten privileged, one down-on-his-luck painter--depart Martha's Vineyard on a private jet headed for New York. Sixteen minutes later, the unthinkable happens: the plane plunges into the ocean. The only survivors are S...View in our Catalog
Happy family : a novel
by Barone, Tracy, author.
Cheri Matzner, a former cop-turned-disgruntled academic, tries to come to terms with her adoptive and biological families as she struggles to become pregnant herself....View in our Catalog
The Guardian : a tale of Andrew Murray
by Whyte, Jack, author.
Some men strive for greatness. And some men find themselves thrust into the role of their nation's saviors. Such are the two heroes who reshaped and reconfigured the entire destiny of the kingdom of Scotland. Wallace the Braveheart would become the only l...View in our Catalog
Girls on fire : a novel
by Wasserman, Robin, author.
When a popular high school athlete commits suicide amid rumors of local satanic worship in a 1990s Pennsylvania community, an unlikely friendship between a lonely misfit and a pop-culture rebel leads both to a feverish downward spiral of high risk and dan...View in our Catalog
The girl from the Paradise Ballroom : a novel
by Love, Alison, author.
When struggling Italian singer Antonio meets the wife of his wealthy new patron he recognises her instantly: it is Olivia, the captivating dance hostess he once encountered in the seedy Paradise Ballroom. Olivia is afraid that Antonio will betray the secr...View in our Catalog