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Book Cover: The house with a clock in its walls

The house with a clock in its walls

Author: John Bellairs

Release Date: 09/21/2018


A boy goes to live with his magician uncle in a mansion that has a clock hidden in the walls which is ticking off the minutes until doomsday


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Boy Erased: a memoir

Boy Erased: a memoir

Author: Garrard Conley

Release Date: 09/28/2018


A poignant account by a survivor of a church-supported sexual orientation conversion therapy facility that claimed to "cure" homosexuality describes its intense Bible study program and the daily threats of his abandonment by family, friends and God, an experienced that transformed the author's relationships and self-understandings.


First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong

First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong

Author: James R. Hansen

Release Date: 10/12/2018


An authorized portrait of the famous American astronaut best known as the first person to set foot on the moon sheds light on lesser-known aspects of his career accomplishments, from the honors he received as a naval aviator to the price he and his family paid for his professional dedication.


Where'd You Go, Bernadette

Where'd You Go, Bernadette

Author: Maria Semple

Release Date: 10/19/2018


When her notorious, hilarious, volatile, talented, troubled and agoraphobic mother goes missing, teenage Bee begins a trip that takes her to the ends of the earth to find her in this new novel from the author of This One is Mine.


The Girl in the Spider's Web

The Girl in the Spider's Web

Author: David Lagercrantz

Release Date: 10/19/2018


A follow-up to The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest finds genius-hacker Lisbeth Salander and journalist Mikael Blomkvist teaming up to confront a dangerous new threat against the United States.


Book cover: All the Bright Places

All the Bright Places

Author: Jennifer Niven

Release Date: 11/02/2018


Meeting on the ledge of their school's bell tower, misfit Theodore Finch and suicidal Violet Markey find acceptance and healing that are overshadowed by Finch's fears about Violet's growing social world.


Book Cover: Sherlock Holmes

Holmes and Watson

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle

Release Date: 11/09/2018


Inspiring a long line of detective stories and Whodunnits, Conan Doyle’s enigmatic anti-hero Sherlock Holmes is a constant feature on TV and movie screens, with new audio and radio shows joining the frenzy. The Holmes tales have earned their place amongst the most influential of popular fantasy, crime and gothic stories.


Book cover: Queen of Scots

Queen of Scots : the true life of Mary Stuart

Author: John Guy (John Alexander)

Release Date: 12/07/2018


A new historian of Mary Queen of Scots draws on new sources to shatter various myths surrounding this odd monarch and uncover some of the scandals and political machinations underpinning, and undermining, her throne.


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