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All the Beautiful Lies
Days before his college graduation, Harry Ackerson's stepmother, Alice, calls with devastating news. His father is dead and the police think it's suicide. Devastated, Harry returns to his father's home in Maine. Shortly after he arrives, Harry meets a mysterious young woman named Grace. Soon, both Alice and Grace are expressing interest in Harry. Mesmerized by these two women, Harry finds himself falling under their spell. Yet underneath his attraction to them is the growing fear that both women are hiding dangerous secrets from him...and that neither one is telling the truth. A diabolically clever tale of obsession and revenge from the author of Her Every Fear (2017).
Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer
Who knew that the author of the bestselling classic Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By In America (2001) has a PhD in cellular immunology from Rockefeller University? It comes in handy here as she follows her tough, contrarian bent to challenge our obsession with living longer by practicing mindfulness, following fitness gurus, and shunning French fries. In fact, a quick look at the cellular basis of aging shows that we're pretty powerless as time marches on and the body makes up its own mind. (Library Journal)
North: Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail
Scott Jurek is one of the world’s best-known and most beloved ultra runners, renowned for his remarkable endurance and speed. But after two decades of racing, training, speaking, and touring, Jurek felt a need to discover something new about himself. He embarked on a challenge to break the speed record for the Appalachian Trail, and this thrilling new memoir is his story of the 46-day, 2,189-mile journey that nearly shattered him. By the bestselling author of Eat and Run (2012).
Her marriage prospects limited, teenage Varina Howell agrees to marry the much-older widower Jefferson Davis, with whom she expects the secure life of a Mississippi landowner. Davis instead pursues a career in politics and is eventually appointed president of the Confederacy. The Confederacy falling, her marriage in tatters, and the country divided, Varina and her children escape Richmond and travel south on their own, now fugitives. Intimate in its detailed observations of one woman's tragic life and epic in its scope and power, Varina is a novel of an American war and its aftermath. From the bestselling author of Cold Mountain (1998).
We Own the Sky
Rob Coates feels like he's won the lottery of life. There is Anna, his incredible wife, their London town house, and Jack, their son, who makes every day an extraordinary adventure. But when a devastating illness befalls his family, Rob's world begins to unravel. Suddenly finding himself alone, Rob seeks solace photographing the places he and Jack used to visit. And just when it seems that all hope is lost, Rob embarks on the most unforgettable of journeys to find his way back to life, and forgiveness. An eloquent debut.