New Fiction

The latest and greatest! Check out these highly-recommended, brand new Adult Fiction titles. We've compiled them all into a handy reading list to help you choose what to read next. New Adult Fiction cost $2.50 each and can be borrowed for three weeks at a time. Check back regularly both here and on our Facebook page for more great reads!

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The Testaments

Margaret Atwood

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When the van door slammed on Offred's future at the end of The Handmaid's Tale, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead. With The Testaments, the wait is over. Margaret Atwood's sequel picks up the story more than 15 years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead.

Judgment : a novel

Joseph Finder

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An explosive new thriller about a female judge and the one personal misstep that could lead to her -and her family's - undoing. Juliana Brody, a judge in the Superior Court of Massachusetts, is rumored to be in consideration for the federal circuit, maybe someday the highest court in the land. At a conference in a Chicago hotel, she meets a gentle, vulnerable man and in a moment of weakness has an unforgettable night with him. They part with an explicit understanding that this must never happen again. But back home in Boston, it becomes clear that this was no random encounter. 

Resistance women : a novel

Jennifer Chiaverin

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In the thriving intellectual culture of 1930s Berlin, newlyweds create a rich new life filled with love, friendships, and rewarding work - but the rise of a malevolent new political faction inexorably changes their fate.

Hughie Mittman's fear of lawnmowers

Conor Bowman

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Hughie Mittman is in search of forgiveness. His troubled mother has just died, and it's all Hughie's fault. Hughie does his best to navigate this unfamiliar version of his life and figure out a way to atone for what he has done.

Big Sky

Kate Atkinson

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Jackson Brodie has relocated to a quiet seaside village, in the occasional company of his recalcitrant teenage son and an ageing Labrador, both at the discretion of his ex-partner Julia. It's picturesque, but there's something darker lurking behind the scenes.

Their Little Secret

Mark Billingham

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When DI Tom Thorne is called to conduct a routine assessment at the site of a suicide, he expects to be in and out in no time. But when he arrives at the metro station, where a woman named Philippa Goodwin threw herself in front of an underground train, Thorne inexplicably senses something awry and feels com-pelled to dig deeper. 

Dead at First Sight

Peter James

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You don't know me, but I thought I knew you . . . A man waits at a London airport for Ingrid Ostermann, the love of his life, to arrive. Across the Atlantic, a retired NYPD cop waits in a bar in Florida's Key West for his first date with the lady who is, without question, his soulmate. The two men are about to discover they've been scammed out of almost every penny they have in the world - and that neither women exist.