1. Book Buzz
November 22, 2013
Director, Library Marketing
Senior Marketing Associate
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Library Love Fest
3. The Wind is Not a River
• A gripping tale of survival and an epic love
story during one of the least-known events of
World War II-the Japanese occupation of
Alaska's Aleutian Islands.
• An utterly page-turning, heart-in-your-throat
read that brings to mind Jack London and Jon
• For fans of Charles Frazier‘s Cold Mountain
and Charlotte Rogan‘s The Lifeboat.
ISBN 13: 9780062279972
4. The Free
• An extraordinary contemporary portrait that is also
a testament to the resiliency of the human heart.
• From the author of the Indie Next favorites Lean on
Pete, The Motel Life, and Northline.
• ―The straightforward beauty of Vlautin's writing, and
the tender care he shows his characters, turns a
story of struggle into indispensable reading. I
couldn't recommend it more highly.‖
- Ann Patchett, New York Times bestselling author
of Bel Canto
ISBN 13: 9780062276742
5. The Kept
• A brutal and searing debut novel about a
mother‘s obsession and a son‘s search for
answers in the wake of a terrible and violent
• Reminiscent of Charles Portis, Cormac
McCarthy and Flannery O‘Connor.
• A gothic western transferred to the ice-locked
wilds of upstate New York at the turn of the
ISBN 13: 9780062236739
6. This Dark Road to Mercy
• A story about the emotional pull of family and
the primal desire to outrun a past you want to
• For fans of Tom Franklin, Pat Conroy, John
Hart, Ron Rash, Pete Dexter, Scott Spencer
and Larry Brown.
• ―This Dark Road to Mercy is a terrific, moving
and propulsive novel: Harper Lee by way of
Elmore Leonard.‖–Jess Walter, #1 New York
Times bestselling author of Beautiful Ruins.
• Library Journal
ISBN 13: 9780062088253
7. The Book of You
• A profoundly moving story about one
woman‘s will to survive that explores the
darkest corners of the human heart.
• For readers of Gillian Flynn, Tana
French, and Kate Atkinson.
ISBN 13: 9780062297600
On sale: 4/29/2014
8. Bird Box
• A spine-tingling horror debut in which a mother
and her two small children must make their
way down a river, blindfolded, while an
incomprehensible foe lurks in the shadows.
• For fans of horror by Joe Hill, Benjamin
Percy, and David Wong, as well as dystopian
narratives like Wool and The Children of Men.
ISBN 13: 9780062259653
On sale: 5/13/2014
9. The Girl with a Clock for a Heart
• An atmospheric literary thriller debut about
money, murder, and ‗the first love you can‘t
• ―A twisty, sexy, electric thrill ride and an absolute
blast from start to finish.‖—Dennis Lehane, New
York Times bestselling author
• For fans of Gillian Flynn and Michael Connelly.
• ―This novel burns faster and hotter than a lit
fuse, and you‘ll be feeling its heat long after the
explosive ending.‖ –Wiley Cash, New York Times
bestselling author of A Land More Kind Than
ISBN 13: 9780062267498
10. Worthy Brown’s Daughter
• A gripping novel of frontier justice based
on a heart-breaking true story of racism in
19th-century Oregon Territory.
• A remarkable departure for the best-selling
author, Margolin‘s fans will delight in the
thrilling intensity and fast-paced plotting
they‘ve come to expect from his work.
ISBN 13: 9780062195340
11. The Good Luck of Right Now
• From the best-selling author of The Silver
• Funny and tender story about
family, friendship, grief, acceptance, and
• YA crossover appeal.
• For fans of Garth Stein, Jonathan Safran
Foer, and Mark Haddon.
ISBN 13: 9780062285539
12. The Bees
• Animal Farm meets The Handmaid’s Tale.
• A young bee becomes a hunted criminal
when she finds herself in possession of a
secret that could mean life or death of her
• ―The Bees is an extraordinary feat of
imagination…. With every page I turned, I
found myself drawn deeper into Flora‘s plight
and her immersive, mesmerizing world.‖
-Madeline Miller, bestselling author of
The Song of Achilles
ISBN 13: 9780062331151
• From the New York Times bestselling
author of Labyrinth and Sepulchre.
• A fast-paced adventure story of love and
war in the South of France during World
• For fans of Ken Follett, Elizabeth
Kostova, and Dan Brown.
ISBN 13: 9780062281258
14. Somewhere in France
• A gorgeous debut novel, set during World
War I, about the daughter of an earl who
runs away to join the war effort as one of the
first female ambulance drivers on the Front.
• For fans of Downton Abbey.
ISBN 13: 9780062273451
On Sale: 1/7/2014
15. Chasing Shackleton
• An adventure memoir that retraces the
legendary 1914 expedition of Sir Ernest
• Packed with images of both the original
voyage and its modern recreation.
ISBN 13: 9780062282736
The Serpent of Venice
ISBN 13: 9780062279385
On sale: 4/1/2014
ISBN 13: 9780061779763
On sale: 4/22/2014
ISBN 13: 9780062291400
Booklist starred review
17. The Execution
The Undead Pool
The Kill Switch
ISBN 13: 9780062064851
On sale: 1/7/2014
ISBN 13: 9780061957932
On sale: 2/25/2014
ISBN 13: 9780062135254
On sale: 4/8/2014
18. Be With Me
ISBN 13: 9780062294784
On sale: 2/4/2014
ISBN 13: 9780062271747
On sale: 2/11/2014
ISBN 13: 9780062299314
On sale: 3/4/2014