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Masked Prey by John Sandford, Lucas Davenport #30

When their children are threatened on social media, influential senators decide to call in someone who can operate outside the FBI’s constraints: Lucas Davenport.

Book of Longings  by Sue Monk Kidd

Ana, raised in a wealthy family with ties to the ruler of Galilee is rebellious and ambitious, with a brilliant mind and a daring spirit. She engages in her furtive scholarly pursuits and writes narratives about neglected and silenced women. Ana is expected to marry an older widower, a prospect that horrifies her. An encounter with eighteen-year-old Jesus changes everything.

Camino Winds by John Grisham

Just as Bruce Cable’s Bay Books is preparing for the return of bestselling author Mercer Mann, Hurricane Leo veers from its predicted course and heads straight for the island. One of the apparent victims is Nelson Kerr, a friend of Bruce’s and an author of thrillers. But the nature of Nelson’s injuries suggests that the storm wasn’t the cause of his death.

Redhead by the Side of the Road by Anne Tyler

Micah Mortimer, a self-employed tech expert, finds his daily routines upset when his woman friend faces eviction and a teenager arrives on his doorstep claiming to be his son.

The 20th Victim by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro, Women’s Murder Club #20

Three victims, three bullets, three cities. When SFPD Sergeant Lindsay realizes that the fallen men and women excel in a lucrative, criminal activity, she leads the charge in the manhunt for the killers. The victims were no angels, but are the shooters villains . . . or heroes?

The Wedding Dress by Danielle Steel

From the glamorous San Francisco social scene of the 1920s, through war and the social changes of the ’60s, to the rise of Silicon Valley today, this extraordinary novel takes us on a family odyssey that is both heartbreaking and inspiring, as each generation faces the challenges of their day.

Dead Land by Sara Paretsky, VI Warshawski #20

Chicago’s legendary detective, Warshawski, knows her city’s rotten underbelly better than most, but she’s unable to avoid it when her goddaughter drags her into a fight over lakefront land use.

One Minute Out by Mark Greaney, Grey Man #9

While on a mission to Croatia, Court Gentry uncovers a human trafficking operation. The trail leads from the Balkans all the way back to Hollywood. Court is determined to shut it down, but his CIA handlers have other plans.

Hit List by Stuart Woods, Stone Barrington #53

When Stone finds his name on a hit list, he plans to lie low until the culprit is caught. But when this foe shows no signs of stopping, Stone is left with no choice but to face the problem head-on.

Victim 2117 by Jussi Adler-Olsen (2020), Department Q series

The newspaper refers to her only as Victim 2117-the two thousand one hundred and seventeenth refugee to die in the Mediterranean Sea. But to three people, the unnamed victim is so much more, and the death sets off a chain of events that throws Department Q, into a deeply dangerous—and deeply personal—case.

Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate

The story of three young women on a journey in search of lost family amidst the destruction of the post-Civil War South, and of a modern-day teacher who rediscovers their story and its vital connection to her own students’ lives.

The Last Trial  by Scott Turow

An 85-year old brilliant defense lawyer on the brink of retirement decides to take on one last trial when an old friend, a former Nobel Prize winner in Medicine, is faced with charges of insider trading, fraud, and murder, his entire life’s work is put in jeopardy. 

Walk the Wire by David Baldacci, Amos Decker #6

Amos Decker, and Alex Jamison FBI return to solve a gruesome murder of a young woman in a booming North Dakota oil fracking town.

Close Up  by Amanda Quick

In 1930s Hollywood an art photographer never thought her work would include shooting headshots for aspiring male actors or nightly wake-up calls to snap photos of grisly crime scenes.

All Adults Here by Emma Straub

When Astrid Strick witnesses a school bus accident in the center of town, it jostles loose a repressed memory from her young parenting days, decades earlier. Suddenly, Astrid realizes she was not quite the parent she thought she’d been to her three, now-grown children.

The Cactus League by Emily Nemens

Jason Goodyear is the star outfielder for the Los Angeles Lions, stationed with the rest of his team in the punishingly hot Arizona desert for their annual spring training. Handsome, famous, and talented, Goodyear is nonetheless coming apart at the seams. And the coaches, writers, wives, girlfriends, petty criminals, and diehard fans following his every move are eager to find out why–as they hide secrets of their own.

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