The Power of One
Peekay embarks on an epic journey through a land of tribal superstition and modern prejudice where he will learn the power of words, the power to transform lives, and the power of one.
The Yiddish Policeman's Union
In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a hero
Vivid and enchanting, with a can’t-miss-it foray into the Salem Witch Trials. Maria invokes a curse that will haunt her family for generations. And she learns that love is the only thing that matters.
The Book of Two Ways
Dawn, miraculously, survives the crash, but so do all the doubts that have suddenly been raised. What does a life well-lived look like? Do we make choices...or do our choices make us?
The Signature of All Things
A glorious, sweeping novel of desire, ambition, and the thirst for knowledge. This wise, deep, and spellbinding tale is certain to capture the hearts and minds of readers.
Perestroika in Paris: A Novel
A captivating, brilliantly imaginative story of three extraordinary animals,and a young boy, whose lives intersect in Paris Paras. It is anadventure that celebrates curiosity and ingenuity.
The Vanishing Half
Identical twin sisters lives are very different as adults. This is at once a riveting, emotional family story and a brilliant exploration of the American history of passing.
Humorous, compassionate, and wise, this an ingeniously constructed story about the enduring power of friendship, forgiveness, and hope.
This novel captures the Trump era with Hiaasen's inimitable savage humor and wonderful, eccentric characters.
The Bone Clocks
At once the kaleidoscopic story of an unusual women’s life, a metaphysical thriller and a profound meditation on mortality and survival. This is a surreal, invisible war on the margins of our world.
Honey and Sulphur
Beautiful prose and poetry in (ir)reverence to The Garden of Earthly Delights. It's bizarre and gorgeous both inside and out. Anyone who loves weird or dark fiction should read this anthology.
Shuggie Bain: A Novel
A heartbreaking story of addiction, sexuality, and love. This an epic portrayal of a working-class family that is rarely seen in fiction.
Jane Eyre: An Autobiography
Follows the journey of a poor orphan girl who overcomes cruelty, loneliness, starvation and heartbreak on her quest for independence. Her romance forces her to choose between love and self-respect.
This novel interweaves past and present to explore the human capacity for resiliency and compassion in times of great upheaval.
Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead
Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature this is a provocative exploration of the murky borderland between sanity and madness, justice and tradition, autonomy and fate. A brilliant murder mystery.
Travels With Charley: In Search of America
A timely read, a nostalgic reminder of a vintage America that struggled with its own political division & controversy. A warm ode to gentle curiosity & the worth of a journey.
Irreverent, ingenious, and highly entertaining, Squeeze Me perfectly captures the absurdity of our times.
This explores the subtle violences enacted on a certain type of woman when she dares to want things―and all the various violences in which she implicates herself as she tries to survive.
Haroun and the Sea of Stories
Haroun and the Sea of Stories is an imaginative work of extraordinary power and endearing humor that is, at its heart, an illumination of the necessity of storytelling in our lives.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams blends comedy and science fiction as a way to approach philosophical topics like the meaning of life and its absurdity.
The Great Alone
In this unforgettable portrait of human frailty and resilience, Kristin Hannah reveals the indomitable character of the modern American pioneer and the spirit of a vanishing Alaska.
Such a Fun Age
Reid constructs a plot so beautifully intricate and real and fascinating that readers will forget it’s also full of tough questions about race, class and identity.
Fates and Furies
A deeply satisfying novel about love, art, creativity, and power that is unlike anything that has come before it. and emotionally riveting, it stirs both the mind and the heart.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction this novel is a sweeping, impassioned work of activism and resistance that is also a stunning evocation of—and paean to—the natural world.
Follow Me to Ground
Rainsford has created an utterly bewitching heroine, one who challenges conventional ideas of womanhood and the secrets of the body.
The Starless Sea
A richly imaginative ode to books and storytelling...this fantasy-filled novel entwines a mysterious underground world with the story of a grad student on a quest to understand his past.
Church of the Dog
CHURCH OF THE DOG is a radiant novel that honors the broken among us, tenderly healing with its love, humor, and understanding. Kaya McLaren is a deeply wonderful writer" Luanne Rice
The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes
This is a prequel to the Hunger Games series. It is a dystopian action-adventure.