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Schilling, Dan

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Summary: "The astonishing true account of John Chapman, Medal of Honor recipient and Special Ops Combat Controller, and his heroic one-man stand during the Afghan War, as he sacrificed his life to save the lives of 23 comrades-in-arms."--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2019

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Blum, Andrew

Summary: "From the acclaimed author of Tubes, a lively and surprising tour of the infrastructure behind the weather forecast, the people who built it, and what it reveals about our climate and our planet. The weather is the foundation of our daily lives. It's a staple of small talk, the app on our smartphones, and often the first thing we check each morning. Yet behind these quotidian interactions is...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Goldreich, Gloria

Summary: "Can they start again, or will they lose one another forever? David and Judith's fragile marriage is threatened by the sudden death of their beloved thirteen-year-old daughter, Melanie. As they struggle to cope with their loss, they confront bewildering challenges. But instead of turning to each other, they find comfort with others. David is drawn to Nancy, a colleague and single mother, and a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House Publishers 2019

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Fuller, Kathleen

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Summary: "Bestselling and award-winning author Kathleen Fuller returns to the Amish community of Birch Creek in this charming tale of falling in love while pursuing the dreams of your heart"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2019

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Johnson, Tara

Summary: Cassie Kendrick is on the run. Her abusive father arranged her marriage to a despicable man, but she's discovered an escape. Disguised as a man, Cassie enlists in the Union army, taking the name Thomas Turner. On the battlefields of the Civil War, keeping her identity a secret is only the beginning of her problems, especially after she meets Gabriel Avery, a handsome young photographer. ...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2019

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Okorafor, Nnedi

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Summary: "Binti, a young Himba girl with the chance of a lifetime: to attend the prestigious Oomza University. Despite her family's concerns, Binti's talent for mathematics and her aptitude with astrolabes make her a prime candidate to undertake this interstellarjourney. But everything changes when the jellyfish-like Medusae attack Binti's spaceship, leaving her the only survivor. Now, Binti must fend...

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Publisher / Publication Date: DAW Books 2019

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Meacham, Jon

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Summary: The noted historian and popular country music artist celebrate America and the music that inspired people and illuminated eras, providing historical context for songs from the Revolutionary War to the present.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

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Freed, Alexander

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Summary: The Emperor is dead. His final weapon has been destroyed. The Imperial Army is in disarray. In the aftermath, Yrica Quell is just one of thousands of defectors from her former cause living in a deserters' shantytown. Then she is selected to join Alphabet Squadron, cobbled together from an eclectic assortment of pilots and starfighters. The five members of Alphabet, each a talented pilot, have...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2019

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Mallery, Susan

26 holds on 6 copies

Summary: When etiquette coach Margo works with an aging movie star, she falls for her client's son, while her twin sister Sunshine tries to resist falling for the single dad who happens to be her boss.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HQN Books 2019

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Maden, Mike

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Summary: After a mission in Poland where he barely escaped with his life, Jack Ryan Jr. finds his life in danger again while trying to fulfill an old friend's dying wish to be scattered on a Chilean hillside.

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2019

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Wolff, Michael

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Summary: "Just one year into Donald Trump's term as president, Michael Wolff told the electrifying story of a White House consumed by controversy, chaos, and intense rivalries. Fire and fury ... defined the first phase of the Trump administration : now, in Siege, Wolff has written an equally essential and explosive book about a presidency that is under fire from almost every side. At the outset of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2019

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Alberta, Tim

12 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "Politico Magazine's chief political correspondent provides a rollicking insider's look at the making of the modern Republican Party--how a decade of cultural upheaval, populist outrage, and ideological warfare made the GOP vulnerable to a hostile takeover from the unlikeliest of insurgents: Donald J. Trump."--Page [2] of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Ensler, Eve

Summary: "Like millions of women, Eve Ensler has been waiting much of her lifetime for an apology. Sexually and physically abused by her father, Eve has struggled her whole life from this betrayal, longing for an honest reckoning from a man who is long dead. After years of work as an anti-violence activist, she decided she would wait no longer; an apology could be imagined, by her, for her, to her. The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2019

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Daniels, Ezra Claytan

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Summary: "Once a thriving working class neighborhood on Chicago's south side, the "Bottomyards" is now the definition of urban blight. When an aspiring fashion designer named Darla and her image-obsessed friend, Cynthia, descend upon the neighborhood in search of cheap rent, they soon discover something far more seductive and sinister lurking behind the walls of their new home. Like a cross between...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fantagraphics Books 2019

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Welteroth, Elaine

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Summary: "In this part-manifesto, part-memoir, the revolutionary editor who infused social consciousness into the pages of Teen Vogue explores what it means to come into your own--on your own terms Throughout her life, Elaine Welteroth has climbed the ranks of media and fashion, shattering ceilings along the way. In this riveting and timely memoir, the groundbreaking journalist unpacks lessons on race,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

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Cotton, Tom

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Summary: An extraordinary journey behind the scenes of Arlington National Cemetery, Senator Tom Cotton's Sacred Duty offers an intimate and inspiring portrait of "The Old Guard," the revered U.S. Army unit whose mission is to honor our country's fallen heroes on the most hallowed ground in America. Cotton was a platoon leader with the storied 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment -- The Old Guard -- between combat...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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Doiron, Paul

10 holds on 3 copies

Summary: While on vacation, Warden Investigator Mike Bowditch receives a strange summons from Billy Cronk, one of his oldest friends and a man he had to reluctantly put behind bars for murder. Billy wants him to investigate a new female prison guard with a mysterious past, and Mike feels honor-bound to help his friend. But when the guard becomes the victim in a brutal attack at the prison, he realizes...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2019

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Hage, Rawi

Summary: Picking up his late father's arrangement with an anti-religious sect that performs secret burials for marginalized outcasts, an eccentric undertaker in 1970s Beirut confronts perspectives on death in the face of war.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2019

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McElwain, Julie

Summary: Twenty-first century FBI agent Kendra Donovan returns to the gritty streets and glittering ballrooms of 1816 London to assist Bow Street Runner Sam Kelly in a grisly murder case involving one of England's most clever spymasters.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Crime 2019

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Watterson, Kate

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Summary: "A young woman encounters the killer she accused years earlier--and finds herself drawn back into a vortex of evil she thought she'd left far behind her. A decade after Cadence Lawrence accused the perpetrator in the brutal murder of her high school friend, she's finally put the nightmare to rest. But the ghosts of her past won't rest, and an unexpected encounter with the killer reawakens...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crooked Lane 2019

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Ciment, Jill

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Summary: The place: central Florida. The situation: a sensational murder trial involving a rich, white teenage girl--a twin--on trial for the horrific murder of her toddler brother, and the sequestered jury deciding her fate. . Two of the jurors sequestered (she, Juror C-2; he, F-17), holed up at the Econo-Lodge off I-75. As the shocking and numbing details of the crime and its surrounding facts are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2019

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O'Donohue, Clare

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Summary: Husband and wife college professors Hollis and Finn Larsson receive a mysterious envelope containing passports under new names. They are forced onto a private plane headed to Argentina, with a mission to find an art thief.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Midnight Ink 2019

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McKinty, Adrian

13 holds on 3 copies

Summary: A parent receives a panicked phone call from a stranger who reveals that both of their children have been kidnapped by someone who demands that they abduct another child to prevent the murders of their own.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mulholland Books/Little, Brown and Company 2019

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Fitch, Janet

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Summary: Pregnant and adrift in the countryside amid the devastation of the Russian Civil War, Marina returns to a decimated Petrograd, where her work caring for war orphans inspires her emergence as a poet. -

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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