The Map of the Sky by Felix J. Palma ~ "a mesmerizing novel casting H.G. Wells in a leading role, as the extraterrestrial invasion featured in The War of the Worlds is turned into a bizarre reality." The Dirty Streets of Heaven by Tad Williams ~ "a noir fantasy series with a dark and thrilling story of Heaven and Hell battling for human souls." - Publishers Weekly
Fobbit by David Abrams ~ "Darkly humorous and based on the author's own experiences in Iraq, Fobbit is a fantastic debut that shows us a behind-the-scenes portrait of the real Iraq war." The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers ~ "A novel written by a veteran of the war in Iraq, The Yellow Birds is the unforgettable story of two soldiers trying to stay alive."
We Sinners by Hanna Pylvainen ~ "This stunning debut novel tells the story of an unforgettable family of eleven, driven apart and bound together by their conservative faith."
Red Jacket: a Lute Bapcat Mystery by Joseph Heywood ~ "A new historical mystery set in 1913, featuring rough rider turned game warden Lute Bapcat, a violent miners' strike, deadly sabotage, and the intentional destruction of wildlife."
Cat in a White Tie and Tails by Carole Nelson Douglas ~ "Midnight Louie is the funniest, hairiest, hard-boiled PI on the planet." - Janet Evanovich The Spymasters: a Men at War novel by W.E.B. Griffin ~ "A master of the genre and a wonderful storyteller." - Charleston Post and Courier The St. Zita Society by Ruth Rendell ~ "Unequivocally the most brilliant mystery writer of our time." - Patricia Cornwell A Hundred Flowers by Gail Tsukiyama ~ "Tsukiyama has long been known for her emotional and detailed stories." - Lisa See
The Adult Summer Reading Program is almost over! The last day to turn in an entry form is Sunday, August 12th -- entering five forms makes you eligible to attend the Library Luau on Thursday, August 16th.