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UPCOMING EVENTS

++Tue, Jan 24, 7PM – Erica Ferencik, author of THE RIVER AT NIGHT: A NOVEL, and Noy Holland, author of I WAS TRYING TO DESCRIBE WHAT IT FEELS LIKE: NEW AND SELECTED STORIES

++Sat, Jan 28, 11AM – Join us for origami and a Chinese New Year celebration storytime with Andrea Wang, author of THE NIAN MONSTER.  All ages welcome.

++Tue, Jan 31, 7PM – Celebrity Bookclub meets to discuss FATES AND FURIES by Lauren Groff.  Hosted by Elizabeth Searle, author of WE GOT HIM: A NOVEL. No Registration Necessary.

++Tue, Feb 7, 7PM — Suzanne Berne, author of THE DOGS OF LITTLEFIELD: A NOVEL, and Peter Swanson, author of HER EVERY FEAR: A NOVEL

++Fri, Feb 10,  7PM – Friday Night Bookclub meets to discuss THE PRIVATE LIFE OF MRS. SHARMA by Ratika Kapur

OUR BESTSELLING BOOKS OF 2016

*denotes Staff Pick

Hardcover Fiction

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

*Georgia by Dawn Tripp

*Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler

Nutshell by Ian McEwan

Heat and Light by Jennifer Haigh

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

*The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

The Dogs of Littlefield by Suzanne Berne

The Girls by Emma Cline

 

Paperback Fiction     

*My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante

*The Sympathizer by Viet Nguyen

*Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

*The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

*The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

*A Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman

The Story of a New Name/The Story of the Lost Child/Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay by Elena Ferrante

*13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl by Mona Awad

*Shelter in Place by Alexander Maksik

*Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Address in Amsterdam by Mary Dingee Fillmore

The Sellout by Paul Beatty

*My Sunshine Away by M. O. Walsh

*Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh

Best American Short Stories 2016 ed by Junot Diaz

*Slade House by David Mitchell

Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

The Turner House by Angela Flournoy

The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

 

Nonfiction

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehesi Coates

Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance

Die Laughing: Killer Jokes for Newly Old Folks by William Novak

Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

*Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

*H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald

*Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen

The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

Looking at Mindfulness by Christophe Andre

We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Adichie

Upstream by Mary Oliver

Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

Dark Money by Jane Mayer

*Born a Crime by Trevor Noah

The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee

The Art of Rivalry by Sebastian Smee

Dining Out in Boston by James C. Connell

Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

 

Children’s

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling

Dario and the Whale by Cheryl Lawton Malone

The Princess in Black by Shannon Hale

Diary of a Wimpy Kid #11: Double Down by Jeff Kinney

The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

All American Boys by Jason Reynolds

Raymie Nightingale by Kate DiCamillo

Lady Pancake and Sir French Toast by Josh Funk

Goodnight Gorilla by Peggy Rathman

The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

Moo, Baa, La La La by Sandra Boynton

Wings of Fire #8: Escaping Peril by Tui Sutherland