Red at the Bone - Jacqueline Woodson

Staff Pick

 A pitch-perfect, lyrical novella about three generations of a family orbiting around a teenage pregnancy in 1985. Told from the alternating perspectives of the five main characters, it traces the legacy of violence and the burden of expectations that come alongside your family genes. Both heart-wrenching and uplifting, realistic and tangible, this novel is gold in your hands. A book to be savored in one sitting, before going right back to the start.



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ISBN: 9780525535270
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 17th, 2019

Recursion - Blake Crouch

Staff Pick

Imagine you can travel back in time by accessing your past memories? That’s the premise of the new novel from one of the most fun and inventive sci-fi writer around. Recursion is an inception-like tale of a scientist that discovers this technology, and a detective working to help her stop it from falling into the wrong hands, because traveling into memories creates new time lines for all those who have come into contact with their past selves. This book is fast-paced, thrilling, fun and a mind-warp!

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ISBN: 9781524759780
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 11th, 2019

Lights All Night Long - Lydia Fitzpatrick

Staff Pick

A brilliant, shining debut, a literary mystery about two Russian brothers and the bond that holds them together when one of them, Ilya, gets a scholarship to study in America, and the other, Vladimir, goes to jail for a violent crime, where the prosecution is murky at best. Ilya is torn between the lure of the good life in America, and loyalty and uncovered truths for Vladimir’s wrongful conviction. 


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ISBN: 9780525558736
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Penguin Press - April 2nd, 2019