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Flotsam by David Wiesner
Flashlight by Lizi Boyd
Good dog, Carl by Alexandra Day
Wave by Suzy Lee
Tuesday by David Wiesner
Leaving Berlin: a novel by Joseph Kanon
Monday's lie by Jamie Mason
Edge by Nick Oldham
Finding Jake by Bryan Reardon
The stolen ones by Owen Laukkanen
Disclaimer by Renée Knight
Alice Waters and the trip to delicious by written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Hayelin Choi ; afterword by Alice Waters
...and the winners are (DRUM ROLL PLEASE):
Station eleven by Emily St. John Mandel — Station Eleven is the story of the Traveling Symphony, a troupe of Shakespearean actors and orchestral musicians traveling the shores of the Great Lakes in a post-apocalyptic Michigan. Striving to maintain their humanity in the altered landscape of a world where 99% of the population has been wiped out by a flu pandemic, the Traveling Symphony operates under one credo: “Survival is insufficient.”
If you love TV series like Once Upon a Time, Grimm, or Sleepy Hollow, you'll enjoy these re-tellings of classic fairytales.
Alias Hook by Lisa Jensen — Meet Captain James Benjamin Hook, a witty, educated Restoration-era privateer cursed to play villain to a pack of malicious little boys in a pointless war that never ends. But everything changes when Stella Parrish, a forbidden grown woman, dreams her way to the Neverland in defiance of Pan's rules.
Charlie Glass's slippers: a very modern fairy tale by Holly McQueen — In this delightful spin on Cinderella , Charlie Glass inherits her father's shoe empire and snatches up a drop-dead-gorgeous, multi-millionaire Prince Charming. But is he truly the key to her happily ever after?
Spirit Animals: Fall of the Beasts: Immortal Guardians by Eliot Schrefer -- Publication scheduled for August 11, 2015
Amphitrite the bubbly by Joan Holub & Suzanne Williams-- Publication scheduled for August 18, 2015
Auggie & me: three wonder stories by R.J. Palacio Publication scheduled for August 18, 2015
Captain Underpants and the sensational saga of Sir Stinks- A-Lot: the twelfth epic novel by Dav Pilkey— Publication scheduled for August 25, 2015
Scent of murder by James O. Born
All the old knives by Olen Steinhauer
The German agent by J. Sydney Jones
Bye, bye love: a Cat DeLuca mystery by K.J. Larsen
Thanksgiving angels: a Mercy Allcutt mystery by Alice Duncan
Exit stage left by Graham Ison
Stone cold dead by James W. Ziskin. December 21, 1960, the shortest day of the year: Fifteen-year-old Darleen Hicks slips away from her school bus as it idles in the junior-high parking lot, waiting to depart. Moments later the bus rumbles away without her, and she is never seen again.
From Bruges with love by Pieter Aspe ; translated by Brian Doyle. Inspector Pieter Van In finds himself in the middle of a complex web--one that involves high-level officials, local law enforcement, and common thugs.
Festive in death [Large print] by J. D. Robb
Timeline [large print] by Michael Crichton
The time keeper [large print] by Mitch Albom
The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde [large print] by Robert Louis Stevenson
Breathless [large print]: a novel by Dean R. Koontz