New Adult Fiction Standing Order

July 19, 2011

July 19, 2011
Annotations from Baker & Taylor or Ingram
 
Well-Tempered Clavicle
Anthony, Piers
Picka Bones and his sister Joy’nt are off in search of adventure with three creatures newly arrived from Mundania–and not the sort of creatures you might expect! Join them in a madcap quest, in this 35th tale of the land of Xanth.
 
Feast Day of Fools: A Novel
Burke, James Lee
Sheriff Hackberry Holland patrols a small Southwest Texas border town with a deep and abiding respect for the citizens in his care. Still mourning the loss of his cherished wife and locked in a perilous almost-romance with his deputy, Pam Tibbs, a woman many decades his junior, Hackberry feeds off the deeds of evil men to keep his own demons at bay.
 
A Lawman’s Christmas: A McKettricks of Texas Novel
Miller, Linda Lael
Likable protagonists, a wealth of memorable secondary characters, and heart-touching plot make this warm, family-centered, information-rich 1910 prequel to Miller’s ‘Montana Creeds’ trilogy a good choice for series fans and new readers as well.
 
House of Secrets
Peterson, Tracie
Three sisters come together for a happy reunion at their childhood home, but must deal with shared trauma from their past in order to heal.
 
Snuff: A Novel of Discworld
Pratchett, Terry
Never mind that Commander Sam Vimes is on vacation, this is Discworld, where wild adventure is sure to intervene. With more than 65 million copies of Discworld titles out there somewhere, you can bet there will be interest.
 
The Vault
Rendell, Ruth
When four bodies are discovered in the same underground sewer 12 years after the events of A Sight for Sore Eyes, former Chief Inspector Wexford is pulled out of retirement to follow a complex trail to the original murders only to have his life thrown into turmoil by a devastating personal tragedy.
 
Shock Wave
Sandford, John
When protests about a superstore chain’s plans to build a location in a Minnesota river town escalate into bombing attacks at the construction site and the company’s headquarters, Virgil Flowers races against time to find and stop the bomber.
 
The Best of Me
Sparks, Nicholas
Two former high-school sweethearts return to their hometown for the funeral of a mentor and confront the choices they’ve made since they last met in this new novel from the author of The Notebook and Nights in Rodanthe.
 
Posted by Jenifer Brown
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: