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A Book List for Book Lovers

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  • Yvonne Selander, collection development manager

A Book List for Book Lovers

Recommended by Yvonne Selander, SCLSNJ’s collection development supervisor

The Past
  • “The Witchfinder’s Sister” by Beth Underdown
  • “The Good People” by Hannah Kent
  • “The Unquiet Grave” by Sharyn McCrumb
  • “A Gentleman in Moscow” by Amor Towles
  • “The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir” by Jennifer Ryan
The Not So Distant Past
  • “Before We Were Yours” by Lisa Wingate
  • “As Good As Gone” by Larry Watson
  • “If the Creek Don’t Rise” by Leah Weiss
  • “The Gargoyle Hunters” by John Freeman Gill
Most Dangerous Profession
  • “Magpie Murders” by Anthony Horowitz
  • “The Weight of Lies” by Emily Carpenter
  • “Unraveling Oliver” by Liz Nugent
It’s a Mystery!
  • “Snowblind” by Ragnar Jonasson
  • “The Black Book” by James Patterson  and David Ellis
  • “Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore”  by Matthew Sullivan
Thinking Books
  • “This is How It Always Is” by Laurie Frankel
  • “Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine”  by Gail Honeyman
  • “Sycamore” by Bryn Chancellor
  • “An American Marriage” by Tayari Jones
Touch of Romance
  • “Dirty Dancing at Devil’s Leap”  by Julie Anne Long
  • “A Duke in Shining Armor” by Loretta Chase
  • “Close Enough to Touch” by Colleen Oakley
Women Kicking Butt and Taking Names
  • “The Marsh King’s Daughter” by Karen Dionne
  • “The Child Finder” by Rene Denfeld
  • “Artemis” by Andy Weir
  • “Need to Know” by Karen Cleveland
  • “The Girl Before” by JP Delaney
  • “Final Girls” by Riley Sager
  • “Behind Her Eyes” by Sarah Pinborough
  • “The Woman in the Window” by A. J. Finn
By | 2017-11-08T14:48:50+00:00 November 7th, 2017|SCLSNJ News|
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