Recommendations for Adults

Discover your new favorite book by exploring our curated lists. 

Romance

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    True to You

    Becky Wade

    True to You

    Becky Wade

    After a broken engagement, genealogist Nora Bradford decides focusing on her work and her novels is safer than romance.

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    Kings Rising

    C. S. Pacat

    Kings Rising

    C. S. Pacat

    His identity now revealed, Damen must face his master Prince Laurent as Damianos of Akielos, the man Laurent has sworn to kill.

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    White Hot

    Ilona Andrews

    White Hot

    Ilona Andrews

    The Hidden Legacy series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews continues as Nevada and Rogan navigate a world where magic is the norm . . .

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    The Bollywood Bride

    Sonali Dev

    The Bollywood Bride

    Sonali Dev

    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year ● NPR Best Books of the Year ● Amazon Fall Reading Selection ● Goodreads Best Romances of the Month ● International Dublin Literary Award Longlist "A fresh new

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    Hate to Want You

    Alisha Rai

    Hate to Want You

    Alisha Rai

    Alisha Rai, one of contemporary romance’s brightest stars, makes her Avon Books debut with the first novel in the sexy Forbidden Hearts series! One night. No one will know. That was the deal.

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    The Duchess Deal

    Tessa Dare

    The Duchess Deal

    Tessa Dare

    An iBooks Best Romance of August Pick! One of Publishers Weekly's Buzz Books of Romance 2017! An Amazon Best Romance of August Pick!

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    An Extraordinary Union

    Alyssa Cole

    An Extraordinary Union

    Alyssa Cole

    As the Civil War rages between the states, a courageous pair of spies plunge fearlessly into a maelstrom of ignorance, deceit, and danger, combining their unique skills to alter the course of histo

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    Forbidden

    Beverly Jenkins

    Forbidden

    Beverly Jenkins

    USA Today bestselling author Beverly Jenkins returns with the first book in a breathtaking new series set in the Old West Rhine Fontaine is building the successful life he's always dreamed of—one t

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SCI-FI

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    Cold Welcome

    Elizabeth Moon

    Cold Welcome

    Elizabeth Moon

    Nebula Award-winning author Elizabeth Moon makes a triumphant return to science fiction with a thrilling series featuring Kylara Vatta, the daring hero of her acclaimed Vatta's War sequence.

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    The Three-Body Problem

    Cixin Liu

    The Three-Body Problem

    Cixin Liu

    Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project's signal is received by an alien civilization on the brink of destruction, which plans to invade Earth; meanwhile,

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    Ancillary Justice

    Ann Leckie

    Ancillary Justice

    Ann Leckie

    Winner of the Hugo, Nebula, British Science Fiction, Locus and Arthur C. Clarke Awards. On a remote, icy planet, the soldier known as Breq is drawing closer to completing her quest.

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    Dune

    Frank Herbert

    Dune

    Frank Herbert

    Follows the adventures of Paul Atreides, the son of a betrayed duke given up for dead on a treacherous desert planet and adopted by its fierce, nomadic people, who help him unravel his most unexpec

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    The Forever War

    Joe Haldeman

    The Forever War

    Joe Haldeman

    The Earth's leaders have drawn a line in the interstellar sand, despite the fact that the fierce alien enemy they would oppose is inscrutable, unconquerable, and very far away.

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    Parable of the Sower

    Octavia E. Butler

    Parable of the Sower

    Octavia E. Butler

    Parable of the Sower is a dystopian classic of terror and hope-the story of an African American teenage girl trying to survive in an all-too-real future-from the "grand dame" of science fiction, Oc

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    Titan

    Ben Bova

    Titan

    Ben Bova

    Space traveling for an extended time to one of Saturn's moons, the crew of the enormous colony ship Goddard falls prey to long-standing tensions after a first exploration vessel mysteriously fails,

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    The Windup Girl

    Paolo Bacigalupi

    The Windup Girl

    Paolo Bacigalupi

    Living in a future where food is scarce, Anderson Lake tries to find ways to exploit this need, as he comes into conflict with Jaidee, an official of the Environmental Ministry, and encounters Emik

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Short Stories

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    Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage

    Alice Munro

    Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage

    Alice Munro

    A collection of short fiction explores the complexities of human relationships and emotions in stories about a housekeeper entering old-maidhood whose life is transformed by a practical joke and a

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    The Tsar of Love and Techno

    Anthony Marra

    The Tsar of Love and Techno

    Anthony Marra

    From the New York Times bestselling author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena--dazzling, poignant, and lyrical interwoven stories about family, sacrifice, the legacy of war, and the redemptive p

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    The Frangipani Hotel

    Violet Kupersmith

    The Frangipani Hotel

    Violet Kupersmith

    A collection of linked short stories about ghosts and hauntings in modern Vietnam and in the Vietnamese-American community.

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    Everything's Eventual

    Stephen King

    Everything's Eventual

    Stephen King

    A collection of short fiction features "L.T.'s Theory of Pets," "Lunch at the Gotham Cafâe," and "In the Deathroom," as well as "1408," about a writer whose stay in Room 1408 at the Dolphin Hotel t

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    The Lottery and Other Stories

    Shirley Jackson

    The Lottery and Other Stories

    Shirley Jackson

    Collects short stories by Shirley Jackson, including "Like Mother Used to Make," "Afternoon in Linen," "A Fine Old Firm," as well as "The Lottery."

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    The Essential Tales Of Chekhov

    Anton Chekhov

    The Essential Tales Of Chekhov

    Anton Chekhov

    An introduction to and a selection of Chekhov's short stories. It includes The Lady with the Dog, The Kiss and The Darling, as well as a number of lesser-known tales.

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    A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain

    Robert Olen Butler

    A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain

    Robert Olen Butler

    A collection of stories about Vietnamese immigrants living in Louisiana as they face love, loss, despair, and the challenges and conflicts of a new life. Reprint.

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    In the Country

    Mia Alvar

    In the Country

    Mia Alvar

    These nine globe-trotting, unforgettable stories from Mia Alvar, a remarkable new literary talent, vividly give voice to the women and men of the Filipino diaspora.

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