Here are some new large print books, recently added to the collection. Click on title to check availability and request for curbside.
Hush-Hush by Stuart Woods, Stone Barrington novel #56 (Dec 2020)
Stone Barrington is settling in for some downtime in New York City when an anonymous enemy makes himself known. This nameless foe’s threats hit close to home, and before Stone can retaliate, the fearsome messages turn into very real consequences.
Memorial by Bryan Washington (Oct 2020)
A Japanese-American chef and a Black daycare teacher begin reevaluating their stale relationship in the wake of a father’s death and the arrival of an acerbic mother-in-law who becomes an unconventional roommate.
The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny, Chief Inspector Gamache mystery #11 (2015)
When a young boy prone to crying wolf goes missing, village newcomers Armand and Reine-Marie Gamache join a frantic search for the child only to stumble on a community secret about a long-ago betrayal and murder.
Love Your Life by Sophie Kinsella (Oct 2020)
Discarding her dating app to enjoy a post-breakup anonymous writers’ retreat in coastal Italy, Ava shares an idyllic love affair with a fellow romantic before their return to London forces them to acknowledge their true identities.
Caste: The Origins of our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson (Aug 2020)
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Warmth of Other Suns identifies the qualifying characteristics of historical caste systems to reveal how a rigid hierarchy of human rankings, enforced by religious views, heritage and stigma, impact everyday American lives.
Forever by Your Side by Tracie Peterson, Willamette Brides novel #3 (Oct 2020)
Accompanied by her best friend, Thomas Lowell, Constance Browning returns from studying in the East to catalog the native peoples of Oregon–and to prove that her missionary parents aren’t involved in a secret conspiracy to goad the oppressed tribes to war. As tensions rise amid shocking revelations, Constance may also have a revelation of the heart.
Pumpkin Spice Peril by Jenn McKinlay (Apr 2020)
When one of their most valued cupcake connoisseurs ends up dead, Fairy Talk Cupcake bakers—Melanie Cooper and Angie Harper—find their lives and bakery at stake when it is discovered that the victim was poisoned by their pumpkin spice cupcakes.
Vesper Flights by Helen McDonald (Aug 2020)
The award-winning author of H Is for Hawk presents a collection of essays about humanity’s relationship with nature.
Muzzled by David Rosenfelt, Andy Carpenter novel #21 (Jul 2020)
Andy and his beloved golden retriever, Tara, are back on the case as a favor to a friend.
The Awakening by Nora Roberts, The Dragon Heart Legacy series #1 (Nov 2020)
An anxious young woman mired in student debt and working a hated job uses hidden funds to visit Ireland, where she uncovers truths about vivid dreams compelling her to embrace her destiny in a fantastical alternate world.
A Fatal Lie by Charles Todd, Inspector Ian Rutledge mystery #23 (Feb 2021)
Dispatched from London to investigate the discovery of an unidentified body in a peaceful Welsh village, Ian Rutledge uncovers a tangle of deception involving a child’s tragic fate and a woman bent on hiding the past.
Pianos and Flowers: Brief Encounters of the Romantic Kind by Alexander McCall Smith (Jan 2021)
An anthology of 14 stories by the best-selling author imagines the rich lives and loves behind everyday people featured in pictures from the London Sunday Times photograph archives.
The Midnight Library by Matt Haig (Sept 2020)
Somewhere out beyond the edge of the universe there is a library that contains an infinite number of books, each one the story of another reality. One tells the story of your life as it is, along with another book for the other life you could have lived if you had made a different choice at any point in your life.
The Stone Wall by Beverly Lewis (Sept 2020)
A Lancaster County tour guide researches her Alzheimer’s patient grandmother’s Plain heritage and the story behind a mysterious stone wall while confronting a difficult choice about her growing feelings for a handsome Mennonite and a young Amish widower.
The Perfect Guests by Emma Rous (Jan 2021)
A twisty novel features a grand estate with many secrets, an orphan caught in a web of lies, and a young woman playing a sinister game.
Till Murder do Us Part: A True-Crime Thriller by James Patterson (Jan 2021)
A woman begins to suspect that her husband isn’t actually who he says he is and a teenager has her life upended during the hunt for a missing girl in two true-crime stories.
Wrong Alibi by Christina Dodd (Dec 2020)
Sentenced to life in prison for a murder she did not commit, 18-year-old Evelyn escapes and works under an alias at a wilderness camp, where her chance at revenge is complicated by a former employer’s mysterious connections.
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