June 2021

Black Ice, Brad Thor … When a man he killed years ago shows up in Norway, Scot Harvath, America’s top spy, is tested in ways he has never imagined as he races against time to stop one of world’s most dangerous actors from taking down the United States and its allies.

 

The Bullet, Iris Johansen … Eve Duncan puts her happily-ever-after with Joe on hold when his ex-wife shows up, on the run with enough secrets to get them all killed. 

 

Dream Girl, Laura Lippman … Bedridden after a freak accident, a novelist begins to question his own sanity as he moves through dreamlike memories of his own fictional characters.

 

Golden Girl, Elin Hilderbrand … Entering the afterlife due to a hit and run accident, a successful author learns she can observe the earthly lives of her nearly grown children and is also permitted three “nudges” to alter the outcome of events.

 

Jackpot, Stuart Woods … Teddy Fay goes to Macau to resolve an issue with a film festival and winds up in a web of international deals and private vendettas in the glittering city’s underbelly.

 

The Kobalt Dossier, Eric Van Lustbader … Targeted by a cabal of American billionaires, Evan Ryder, returning to Washington, D.C., to find her secret division of the DOD shut down and her deceased sister’s children missing, must work with her former boss to find them while an unimaginable enemy stalk their every move.

 

The Maidens, Alex Michaelides … When a member of a secret society known as The Maidens is murdered, a brilliant, but troubled, group therapist finds her obsession with proving the guilt of an untouchable Cambridge University professor spiraling out of control, threatening to destroy her credibility as well as her life.

 

Our Woman in Moscow, Beatriz Williams … To save her sister, who, along with her American diplomat husband and children, is trapped behind the Iron Curtain, Ruth Macallister embarks on a dangerous mission, and as the sisters race toward safety, a dogged Soviet agent forces them to make a heartbreaking choice.

 

The Personal Librarian, Marie Benedict … Hired by J. P. Morgan to curate a collection of rare manuscripts, books and artwork for his newly built Pierpont Morgan Library, Belle de Costa Greene becomes one of the most powerful women in New York despite the dangerous secret she keeps.

 

The President’s Daughter, James Patterson … A one-time Navy SEAL and past president, Matthew Keating, after his daughter is kidnapped by a madman, embarks on a one-man special-ops mission that tests his strengths as a leader, a warrior, and a father.

 

Survive the Night, Riley Sager … It's November 1991. George H. W. Bush is in the White House, Nirvana's in the tape deck, and movie-obsessed college student Charlie Jordan is in a car with a man who might be a serial killer.

 

Unfinished Business, J.A. Jance … As Ali races to both find a connection between two disappearances and help her husband’s former employee Mateo clear his name, tragedy strikes, and with lives hanging in the balance, she must skillfully navigate between good and evil before it’s too late.

 

Widespread Panic, James Ellroy … In the 1950s, Freddy Otash, the Tattle Tyrant for Confidential magazine who held Hollywood hostage, decides to tell all, in this tale of pervasive paranoia teeming with communist conspiracies, FBI finks, celebrity smut films, and strange bedfellows.


ON THE HORIZON


July 2021:  The Bone Code, Kathy Reichs … The Cellist, Daniel Silva ... False Witness, Karin Slaughter ... It’s Better This Way, Debbie Macomber … Nine Lives, Danielle Steel ... The Shadow, James Patterson ...  The Stranger in the Mirror, Liv Constantine …The Therapist, B.A. Paris


August 2021:  Another Kind of Eden, James Lee Burke …  Billy Summers, Stephen King ... Bloodless, Douglas Preston ...  Class Act, Stuart Woods … Complications, Danielle Steel ... Dark Roads, Chevy Stevens … Find Me, Alafair Burke … The Madness of Crowds, Louise Penny …  A Slow Fire Burning, Paula Hawkins … Vortex, Catherine Coulter ... The Women of Troy, Pat Barker

 

September 2021: Apples Never Fall, Liane Moriarty ... Beautiful World, Where Are You, Sally Rooney … Bewilderment, Richard Powers … Enemy at the Gates, Vince Flynn ... Harlem Shuffle, Colson Whitehead ... When Ghosts Come Home, Wiley Cash ... The Wish, Nicholas Sparks


October 2021:   Better off Dead, Lee Child … A Line to Kill, Anthony Horowitz … State of Terror, Louise Penny