April 2020

The Books of Longings, Sue Monk Kidd … A first-century intellectual fights the limitations imposed on women before an encounter with an 18-year-old Jesus leads to their marriage, his dangerous public ministry and her flight to safety in Alexandria.

Camino Winds, John Grisham … The best-selling author of Fair Warning presents a follow-up to Camino Island that finds novelist Mercer Mann’s continued efforts to find literary inspiration in the idyllic region complicated by mysterious intrigues.

The House of Kennedy, James Patterson … A revelatory portrait of the Kennedys explores how the dual mottos, “To whom much is given, much is expected” and “Win at all costs” shaped generations of life inside and outside the family.

Masked Prey, John Sandford … When a Senator’s daughter discovers that an unknown extremist has been posting politician kid photos online beside vicious but legal ideological rants, Lucas Davenport is summoned by influential Washington leaders to prevent dangerous attacks on their children.

Redhead by the Side of the Road, Anny Tyler … A tech expert and building superintendent finds his circumscribed routines upended by his significant other’s eviction and the appearance of teen at his doorstep who claims to be his son.

Revenge, James Patterson … Investigating the suspicious suicide of a young woman whose family once employed him as a bodyguard, former SAS soldier David Shelley makes unsettling discoveries that are complicated by the victim’s father’s thirst for revenge.

Walk the Wire, David Baldacci … Amos Decker -- the FBI consultant with a perfect memory -- returns to solve a gruesome murder in a booming North Dakota oil town.

The Wedding Dress, Danielle Steel … A treasured wedding gown made in 1928 Paris is handed down through four generations of women in a family shaped by the San Francisco social scene, two world wars, the Civil Rights era and the rise of Silicon Valley.

ON THE HORIZON

May, 2020:  The 20th Victim, James Patterson … Big Summer, Jennifer Weiner ... The Bounty, Janet Evanovich … Fair Warning, Michael Connelly ...  The Goodbye Man, Jeffery Deaver … If It Bleeds, Stephen King … In the Lion’s Den, Barbara Taylor Bradford ... The Last Trial, Scott Turow ... Sorry For Your Trouble, Richard Ford ... Wrath of Poseidon, Clive Cussler

June, 2020:  28 Summers, Elin Hilderbrand ... Bombshell, Stuart Woods … Near Dark, Brad Thor … The Persuasion, Iris Johansen … The Summer House, James Patterson

July, 2020:  Brilliant Lies, James Patterson … Deadlock, Catherine Coulter … Half Moon Bay, Jonathan Kellerman ...  The Order, Daniel Silva ... The Shadows, Alex North ... A Walk Along the Beach, Debbie Macomber

August, 2020:  Choppy Water, Stuart Woods

September, 2020:  The Evening and the Morning, Ken Follett … Monogamy, Sue Miller … The Return, Nicholas Sparks … Tin Ticket, Christina Baker Kline