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No ExitMore Staff Picks +
We all have a fight-or-flight response. What would you do if you were stranded at a remote highway rest stop during a blizzard with sketchy strangers, no phone signal, and no help for miles? Would your answer change if you found a kidnapped little girl locked in a stranger's van? Darby is confronted with difficult choices and is desperate to escape this nightmare. She needs to figure out who she can trust before it's too late.
The Soulmate EquationMore Staff Picks +
Calling all romantic science/math nerds! The storyline of this book was made for you! Single mom submits her DNA to a new kind of match-making company on a whim and ends up being matched with the company's co-founder. Is it a match meant-to-be or are the numbers lying? Get sucked into the world of motherhood, modern dating, following your heart, and trusting the numbers with relatable and heartwarming characters! I didn't want to put this book down!
The InstituteMore Staff Picks +
Protagonist Luke Ellis is kidnapped from his home and taken to The Institute, a secretive place where young children have their supernatural abilities exploited by researchers for unknown purposes. Luke makes friends and enemies with the other children and staff members at the facility and it soon becomes clear that the "subjects" are in danger. Luke is determined to escape the facility and get help, despite the fact that no one has ever escaped.
Jurassic ParkMore Staff Picks +
Michael Crichton creates an intriguing story where scientists have figured out how to clone dinosaurs using their preserved DNA. He explores the scientific and philosophical aspects of humans playing God with nature. Most people have seen the movie based on this book but Crichton's attention to detail and worldbuilding skills make this an entertaining and worthwhile read.
Big Time: StoriesMore Staff Picks +
If you like to laugh and know how to read, you need to check this book out! Jen Spyra serves some truly laugh out loud moments in this collection of short stories that cover all sorts of bizarre characters in wacky situations. Be prepared to stifle your chuckles if reading in a public place.
The Ballad of Songbirds and SnakesMore Staff Picks +
If you liked The Hunger Games series, you'll be excited to enter the world of Panem again. Only this time, it's 64 years before Katniss volunteered as a tribute. Enter the infamous Coriolanus Snow's life, the morning of the reaping that will kick off the 10th annual Hunger Games. The odds are against him as he's a first-time mentor of a female tribute from District 12, the lowest of the low. Every choice Coriolanus makes could lead to favor or failure, triumph or ruin. Inside the arena, it will be a fight to the death. Outside the arena, he starts to feel for his doomed tribute and must weigh his need to follow the rules against his desire to survive no matter what it takes.
The Very Fluffy Kitty, PapillonMore Staff Picks +
An adorable story about a cat that floats out the window and makes a new friend.
To Sir, With LoveMore Staff Picks +
Heartwarming story about family and finding your own path with plenty of romance and comedy weaved throughout. I loved that the romance was strong yet clean. No detailed sex scenes and mild language use makes this book a refreshing read!
NightbitchMore Staff Picks +
A frustrated and downtrodden stay at home mother begins to believe she is turning into a dog. The frightening transformation soon turns exhilarating as she explores her inner canine. A fierce and strange story that will stay with you long after the last page.
LegendbornMore Staff Picks +
After her mother's death, Bree enters an Early College program, despite still processing her grief. It's not long before she's pulled into a secret society, and is pushed by circumstance into dangerous tournaments. For fans of City of Bones and the Raven Boys, Legendborn puts a modern spin on Arthurian myth while exploring themes of power and heroism, challenging expectations, and racial prejudice. The cover art is gorgeous, and with that surprise ending, I cannot wait for the next book!