Fiction from Chang, Everett, Higgins, and Starred Debuter Rio | Xpress Reviews

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Chang’s eighth novel is recommended for all readers of intelligent crime fiction; Everett taps into the gossipy small-community culture; imagery of the lonely Ananke roaming the solar system will stick with readers; in this strong and assured first novel, Rio crafts an intricate story about friendship, love, and betrayal

E-Originals: An Anthology from Adrienne, Fox, and Mikels, plus Carlyle | Xpress Reviews

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Copious detailed lovemaking as well as action and suspense makes this a winning anthology; the story shines in the dialog between our protagonists but less so in the logistical sections

Asian History, April 2017 | Best Sellers

July 2016 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

Quality and Diversity | Hugo Nominations 2017

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After a contentious two years due to the Sad/Rapid Puppies dispute, last week’s announcement of the 2017 Hugo Award nominees was received with acclaim.

Sharing the Struggle | Memoir

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By reading about those with different lived experiences, we find commonalities and strength to share in the struggle toward a more equitable world for all.

3 Must Haves for Any and All Librarians

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In-depth and comprehensive, these titles are perfect for the librarian looking to deepen their knowledge of collection development, programming, and customer service

Not What They Imagined: Dystopian Worlds

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Jennie Melamed’s debut Gather the Daughters creates a beautiful suspense-filled world while Forever On creates a clever exposition of how the cyberworld of social media operates

Kept in the Shadows: Swedish Noir

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Not for the faint-of-heart, both books will engage the reader in viscerally haunting experiences full of fast-paced action and terror

Innocent Until Proven Guilty: Legal Dramas

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These two books pack a punch; full of suspense and non-stop action, readers who enjoy courtroom dramas with twist and turns around every corner will want to add both books to their collection

You Never Know What Lies Beneath: Twisty Thrillers

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Twisty thrillers, sustained suspense, and nail-biting tension make any one of these books fantastic reads for those who love a good page turner