Self-Isolation Reading List #9
- A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
- What Makes a Marriage Last by Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue
- The Mermaid, the Witch and the Sea by Maggie Tokuda-Hall
- The Next Great Jane by K. L. Going
- The Peppermint Tea Chronicles by Alexander McCall Smith
- The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner
- Big Summer by Jennifer Weiner
- Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld
- Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
- The Dinosaur Artist by Paige Williams
- Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton
- This Is What a Librarian Looks Like edited by Kyle Cassidy
- The Lottery and Other Stories by Shirley Jackson
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
Power couple Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue have created a compelling and intimate collection of intriguing conversations with famous couples about their enduring marriages and how they have made them last through the challenges we all share.
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Perfect for fans of Kristin Cashore and George R.R. Martin, this first book in a sexy and action-packed new series is impossible to put down!
The #1 New York Times bestseller!
Now a Hulu original series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.
“I read Little Fires Everywhere in a single, breathless sitting.” —Jodi Picoult
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of American Wife and Eligible . . . He proposed. She said no. And it changed her life forever.
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
“Sexy and satisfying, Big Summer is the perfect quarantine read.” —USA TODAY
“The beach read to end all beach reads.” —Entertainment Weekly
“Big fun, and then some.
From award-winning author K. L. Going comes a happily-ever-after story of a girl who discovers the true secret to all good writing--through an unlikely friendship, some well-intentioned matchmaking, and little bit of science.
In a world divided by colonialism and threaded with magic, a desperate orphan turned pirate and a rebellious imperial lady find a connection on the high seas.
In 2014, author and photographer Kyle Cassidy published a photo essay on Slate.com called "This is What A Librarian Looks Like," a montage of portraits and a tribute to librarians. Since then, Cassidy has made it his mission to remind us of how essential librarians and libraries are to our communities.
One of the most terrifying stories of the twentieth century, Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker in 1948. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses.
In this 2018 New York Times Notable Book, Paige Williams "does for fossils what Susan Orlean did for orchids" (Book Riot) in her account of one Florida man's attempt to sell a dinosaur skeleton from Mongolia--a story "steeped in natural history, human nature, commerce, crime, science, and politics" (Rebecca Skloot).
Michael Crichton, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park, returns to the world of paleontology in this recently discovered novel—a thrilling adventure set in the Wild West during the golden age of fossil hunting.
The latest book in Alexander McCall Smith's popular 44 Scotland Street series is a sheer delight.
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"This novel delivers sweet, smart escapism." —People