January Closure Update

Palatine Library will be completely CLOSED from Monday, January 11 through Sunday, January 17. NO Curbside Pickup available. See palatinelibrary.org/ClosedJan11_17 for full details.

New and Coming Soon

New Books

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    Our Darkest Night

    Jennifer Robson

    Our Darkest Night

    Jennifer Robson

    To survive the Holocaust, a young Jewish woman must pose as a Christian farmer's wife in this unforgettable novel from USA Today bestselling author Jennifer Robson--a story of terror, hope, love, a

    Read more about Our Darkest Night.
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    Remote Control

    Nnedi Okorafor

    Remote Control

    Nnedi Okorafor

    An alien artifact turns a young girl into Death's adopted daughter in Remote Control, a thrilling sci-fi tale of community and female empowerment from Nebula and Hugo Award-winner Nnedi Okorafor “S

    Read more about Remote Control.
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    Shipped

    Angie Hockman

    Shipped

    Angie Hockman

    The Unhoneymooners meets The Hating Game in this witty, clever, and swoonworthy novel following a workaholic marketing manager who is forced to go on a cruise with her arch-nemesis when they’re up

    Read more about Shipped.
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    Hades, Argentina

    Daniel Loedel

    Hades, Argentina

    Daniel Loedel

    "A decade after fleeing the violence of Argentina's Dirty War, a man discovers he must grapple with the ghosts of his past.

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    Rib King

    Ladee Hubbard

    Rib King

    Ladee Hubbard

    "Ladee Hubbard's voice is a welcome original." --Mary Gaitskill Upstairs, Downstairs meets Parasite: The acclaimed author of The Talented Ribkins deconstructs painful African American stereotypes a

    Read more about Rib King.
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    The Children's Blizzard

    Melanie Benjamin

    The Children's Blizzard

    Melanie Benjamin

    From the New York Times bestselling author of The Aviator's Wife comes a story of courage on the prairie, inspired by the devastating storm that struck the Great Plains in 1888, threatening the liv

    Read more about The Children's Blizzard.

Coming Soon: Fiction

  • Cover image for Beneath the Keep

    Beneath the Keep

    Erika Johansen

    Beneath the Keep

    Erika Johansen

    The much-anticipated stand-alone prequel to the bestselling Queen of the Tearling trilogy tells the story of a decadent kingdom descended into darkness, alliances forged under fire, and a battle ov

    Read more about Beneath the Keep.
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    Smoke

    Joe Ide

    Smoke

    Joe Ide

    In East Long Beach, California, the LAPD is barely keeping up with the neighborhood's high crime rate. Murders go unsolved, lost children unrecovered.

    Read more about Smoke.
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    The Survivors

    Jane Harper

    The Survivors

    Jane Harper

    Coming home dredges up deeply buried secrets in this thrilling mystery by New York Times bestselling author Jane Harper

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    Quiet in Her Bones

    Nalini Singh

    Quiet in Her Bones

    Nalini Singh

    In this gripping thriller set in New Zealand, New York Times bestselling author Nalini Singh takes you into the twisted world of an exclusive cul-de-sac located on the edge of a sprawling forest.

    Read more about Quiet in Her Bones.
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    Infinite Country

    Patricia Engel

    Infinite Country

    Patricia Engel

    For readers of Valeria Luiselli and Edwidge Danticat, an urgent and lyrical novel about a Colombian family fractured by deportation, offering an intimate perspective on an experience that so many h

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    The Removed: a Novel

    Brandon Hobson

    The Removed: a Novel

    Brandon Hobson

    Steeped in Cherokee myths and history, a novel about a fractured family reckoning with the tragic death of their son long ago--from National Book Award finalist Brandon Hobson In the fifteen years

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    The Burning Girls

    C. J. Tudor

    The Burning Girls

    C. J. Tudor

    An unconventional vicar moves to a remote corner of the English countryside, only to discover a community haunted by death and disappearances both past and present--and intent on keeping its dark s

    Read more about The Burning Girls.
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    First Comes Like

    Alisha Rai

    First Comes Like

    Alisha Rai

    Alisha Rai, author of The Right Swipe and Girl Gone Viral, returns with a story about finding love in all the wrong inboxes.

    Read more about First Comes Like.
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    The Kindest Lie

    Nancy Johnson

    The Kindest Lie

    Nancy Johnson

    " The Kindest Lie is a deep dive into how we define family, what it means to be a mother, what secrets we owe to those we love, and what it means to grow up Black.

    Read more about The Kindest Lie.
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    The Four Winds

    Kristin Hannah

    The Four Winds

    Kristin Hannah

    From Kristin Hannah, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone, comes an epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America’s

    Read more about The Four Winds.

New Non-Fiction

  • Cover image for The Year of Less

    The Year of Less

    Cait Flanders

    The Year of Less

    Cait Flanders

    In her late twenties, Cait Flanders found herself stuck in the consumerism cycle that grips so many of us: earn more, buy more, want more, rinse, repeat.

    Read more about The Year of Less.
  • Cover image for Fierce, Free, and Full of Fire

    Fierce, Free, and Full of Fire

    Jen Hatmaker

    Fierce, Free, and Full of Fire

    Jen Hatmaker

    No more hiding or people-pleasing up in here, sisters. No more being sidelined in your own life. It is time for us to be brave, to claim our gifts and quirks and emotions.

    Read more about Fierce, Free, and Full of Fire.
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    Together

    Vivek H. Murthy, M.D.

    Together

    Vivek H. Murthy, M.D.

    The book we need NOW to avoid a social recession, Murthy’s prescient message is about the importance of human connection, the hidden impact of loneliness on our health, and the social power of comm

    Read more about Together.
  • Cover image for Magnolia Table, Volume 2

    Magnolia Table, Volume 2

    Joanna Gaines

    Magnolia Table, Volume 2

    Joanna Gaines

    #1 New York Times Bestseller Following the launch of her #1 New York Times bestselling cookbook, Magnolia Table, and seeing her family’s own sacred dishes being served at other families’ tables acr

    Read more about Magnolia Table, Volume 2.
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    Team of Five

    Kate Andersen Brower

    Team of Five

    Kate Andersen Brower

    An Amazon Best Book of the Month: History From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Residence and First Women—also a New York Times bestseller—comes a poignant, news-making look at the l

    Read more about Team of Five.
  • Cover image for Stamped from the Beginning

    Stamped from the Beginning

    Ibram X. Kendi

    Stamped from the Beginning

    Ibram X. Kendi

    A comprehensive history of anti-black racism focuses on the lives of five major players in American history and highlights the debates that took place between assimilationists and segregationists a

    Read more about Stamped from the Beginning.
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    Stray

    Stephanie Danler

    Stray

    Stephanie Danler

    From the bestselling author of Sweetbitter, a memoir of growing up in a family shattered by lies and addiction, and of one woman's attempts to find a life beyond the limits of her past.

    Read more about Stray.
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    Front Row at the Trump Show

    Jonathan Karl

    Front Row at the Trump Show

    Jonathan Karl

    *The Instant New York Times Bestseller* An account like no other from the White House reporter who has known President Donald Trump for more than 25 years.

    Read more about Front Row at the Trump Show.

More New Books

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