Get a sneak peek at future bestsellers with these exciting new additions to our collection.
The Allies: Roosevelt, Churchill, Stalin, and the Unlikely Alliance That Won World War II
In his latest nonfiction offering (after The Generals, 2015) Groom offers a triple biography of the Big Three Allied leaders during WWII. As he delves into the lives of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin, Groom emphasizes their prewar experiences, their paths to leadership in their own countries, and the personality clashes that shaped their wartime strategy. An endlessly compelling subject and Groom's irresistible storytelling skills will keep this title circulating. (Booklist Reviews)
The Kinship of Secrets
In 1948, Najin and Calvin Cho, with their young daughter Miran, travel from South Korea to the United States in search of new opportunities. They make the difficult decision to leave their infant daughter, Inja, behind with their extended family; soon, they hope, they will return to her. But then war breaks out in Korea. Miran grows up in prosperous American suburbia, as Inja grapples in her war-torn land with ties to a family she doesn't remember. Najin and Calvin desperately seek a reunion with Inja, but are the bonds of love strong enough to reconnect their family over distance, time, and war? A riveting tale from the author of The Calligrapher's Daughter (2009).
On a bright Saturday in early spring, Detective Gemma Monroe responds to a missing person call at Lost Lake, near the small town of Cedar Valley, Colorado. When Gemma arrives at the shore, she meets three friends who have been camping there: the fourth of their group, Sari Chesney, has disappeared in the night without a trace. As Gemma begins to understand the complex dynamics of the supposedly close-knit friendship group, she realizes that more than one person is lying to her...An atmospheric new mystery from Littlejohn (A Season to Lie, 2017).
Out of the Maze: An A-mazing Way to Get Unstuck
In his long-awaited, posthumous sequel to Who Moved My Cheese? (1998), Spencer Johnson (1938-2017) once again uses a simple tale to reveal profound truths. In Who Moved My Cheese?, two mouse-sized characters named Hem and Haw were faced with unexpected change when the cheese they loved suddenly disappeared. Haw learned how to deal with that change by setting off in search of new cheese, but Hem remained stuck where he was. Out of the Maze reveals what Hem did next--and how his discoveries will help you unlock the riddle of whatever mazes you may be facing in your own life.
Wolves of Eden
Dakota Territory, 1866. Following the murders of a frontier fort's politically connected sutler and his wife, Lieutenant Martin Molloy and his long-suffering orderly, Corporal Daniel Kohn, are ordered to track down the killers. Meanwhile, Irish immigrant brothers Michael and Thomas O'Driscoll have returned from the brutal front lines of the Civil War. Unable to adapt to civilian life, they reenlist in the army and are shipped to Fort Phil Kearny in the heart of the Powder River Valley. Full of intimate historical detail, Wolves of Eden sets these four men on a deadly collision course in a haunting debut that explores the cruelty of warfare and the resilience of the human spirit.