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Page updated weekly | Last update March 9, 2020

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ADULT FICTION

 

Blindside

James Patterson and James O. Born

The 12th book in the Michael Bennett series. A serial-killing spree might impact national security.

Hardcover | Large Print

Where the Crawdads Sing

Delia Owens

In a quiet town on the North Carolina coast in 1969, a young woman who survived alone in the marsh becomes a murder suspect.

Hardcover | Large Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | CD Audiobook | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary)Portable MP3 Audiobook

American Dirt

Jeanine Cummins

A bookseller flees Mexico for the United States with her son while pursued by the head of a drug cartel.

HardcovereBook (cloudLibrary) | Large Print | CD Audiobook |

The Warsaw Protocol

Steve Berry

The 15th book in the Cotton Malone series. The balance of power in Europe is imperiled.

Hardcover

The Silent Patient

Alex Michaelides

Theo Faber looks into the mystery of a famous painter who stops speaking after shooting her husband.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) | Large Print

Coconut Layer Cake Murder

Joanne Fluke

The bakery owner Hannah Swensen’s sister’s boyfriend is accused of murder.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) | eBook (Hoopla)CD Audiobook |

Apeirogon

Colum McCann

A bond forms between a Palestinian man and an Israeli man when they both lose a daughter.

HardcovereBook (cloudLibrary) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary)

The Dutch House

Ann Patchett

A sibling relationship is impacted when the family goes from poverty to wealth and back again over the course of many decades.

Hardcover | Large Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | CD Audiobook

Such a Fun Age

Kiley Reid

Tumult ensues when Alix Chamberlain’s babysitter is mistakenly accused of kidnapping her charge.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary) |

The Giver of Stars

Jojo Moyes

In Depression-era America, five women refuse to be cowed by men or convention as they deliver books throughout the mountains of Kentucky.

HardcoverLarge Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | CD Audiobook

Golden in Death

J.D. Robb

The 50th book of the In Death series. Eve Dallas seeks the sender of packages that give off toxic airborne fumes.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) | CD Audiobook

A Long Petal of the Sea

Isabel Allende

A young pregnant widow and an Army doctor take a ship to Chile to escape the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War.

Hardcover | Large Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | CD Audiobook

The Guardians

John Grisham

Cullen Post, a lawyer and Episcopal minister, antagonizes some ruthless killers when he takes on a wrongful conviction case.

Hardcover | Large Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | CD Audiobook

Crooked River

Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

The 19th book in the Agent Pendergast series. Human feet inside nondescript shoes wash ashore in Florida.

Hardcover | Large Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary) |

Dear Edward

Ann Napolitano

A 12-year-old boy tries to start over after becoming the sole survivor of a plane crash in which he lost his immediate family.

 

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary)

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ADULT NON-FICTION

 

The Splendid and the Vile

Erik Larson

An examination of the leadership of the prime minister Winston Churchill.

HardcovereBook (cloudLibrary)

The Mamba Mentality

Kobe Bryant

Various skills and techniques used on the court by the Los Angeles Lakers player.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary)

Unknown Valor

Martha MacCallum

The Fox News anchor weaves stories of combat veterans who fought during World War II.

Hardcover

The Hope of Glory

Jon Meacham

The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer delves into the seven last sayings of Jesus as recorded in the Gospels.

Not yet available in the Beaufort County Library system.

Open Book

Jessica Simpson and Kevin Carr O'Leary

The singer, actress and fashion designer discloses times of success, trauma and addiction.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) |

Educated

Tara Westover

The daughter of survivalists leaves home for university.

Hardcover | Large PrinteBook (cloudLibrary) | Portable MP3 Player Audiobook | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary) |

A Very Stable Genius

Philip Rucker and Carol Leonnig

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists use firsthand accounts to chart patterns of behavior within the Trump administration.

 eBook (cloudLibrary) | Hardcover

Talking to Strangers

Malcolm Gladwell

Famous examples of miscommunication serve as the backdrop to explain potential conflicts and misunderstandings.

Hardcover | Large Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary)

Becoming

Michelle Obama

The former first lady describes how she balanced work, family, and her husband’s political ascent.

Hardcover | Large Print | eBook (cloudLibrary) | CD Audiobook | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary) |

Until the End of Time

Brian Greene

A physicist gives an overview of how we got here, where we are and directions we might go.

HardcovereBook (cloudLibrary)

Profiles in Corruption

Peter Schweizer

The author of “Clinton Cash” gives his evaluations of members of the Democratic Party.

eBook (cloudLibrary) | Hardcover |

Dark Towers

David Enrich

The New York Times finance editor traces the history and illicit dealings of Deutsche Bank.

eBook (cloudLibrary)

Maybe You Should Talk to Someone

Lori Gottlieb

A psychotherapist gains unexpected insights when she becomes another therapist’s patient.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary)

How to Be an Antiracist

Ibram X. Kendi

A primer for creating a more just and equitable society through identifying and opposing racism.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary)

Why We're Polarized

Ezra Klein

The editor at large and co-founder of Vox offers his take on what causes divisions in America.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) |

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YA/TEENS

A Good Girl's Guide to Murder

Holly Jackson

While trying to solve a murder-suicide case for her senior project, Pip now finds her life in jeopardy.

 eBook (cloudLibrary) |

One of Us Is Lying

Karen M. McManus

For five students, a detour into detention ends in murder.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) |

Children of Virtue and Vengeance

Tomi Adeyemi

Zélie must stop the threat of civil war in Orïsha.

eBook (cloudLibrary) | Audiobook (cloudLibrary) | Hardcover | Portable MP3 Player Audiobook |

One of Us is Next

Karen M. McManus

In this sequel to “One of Us Is Lying,” a deadly game of truth or dare via text now plagues the students of Bayview High

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) |

Children of Blood and Bone

Tomi Adeyemi

Zélie fights to restore magic to the land of Orïsha.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary)Downloadable Audiobook (Hoopla) |

The Hate U Give

Angie Thomas

A 16-year-old girl sees a police officer kill her friend.

Hardcover | Large PrintPortable MP3 Player Audiobook | CD Audiobook | eBook (cloudLibrary) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary) |

Five Feet Apart

Rachael Lippincott with Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis

Stella and Will are in love, but they can't get within five feet of each other.

HardcovereBook (cloudLibrary) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary) |

The Queen's Assassin

Melissa de la Cruz

Caledon Holt and Shadow embark on a dangerous quest and fall in love.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary)

Infinity Son

Adam Silvera

Twin brothers are caught up in a war between the magical Spell Walkers and Blood Casters.

eBook (cloudLibrary) | Hardcover |

Yes No Maybe So

Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed

Romance blooms between two unlikely teens while working together on an upcoming local election.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) |

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MIDDLE GRADE

Wonder

R.J. Palacio

A boy with a facial deformity starts school.

Hardcover |  eBook (cloudLibrary) | Portable MP3 Player Audiobook | CD Audiobook |

Refugee

Alan Gratz

Three children in three different conflicts look for safe haven.

Hardcover |Downloadable Audiobook (Hoopla) |

Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid

Jeff Kinney

Greg’s best friend Rowley Jefferson writes his own diary.

HardcovereBook (Hoopla) |

The Complete Cookbook for Young Chefs

America's Test Kitchen

Over 100 kid-tested recipes from America's Test Kitchen.

Hardcover | eBook (Hoopla)

Little Leaders

Vashti Harrison

The biographies of 40 African-American women who made a difference.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary)

Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History

Vashti Harrison with Kwesi Johnson

Biographies of trailblazing black men.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) |

Legacy and the Queen

Annie Matthew created by Kobe Bryant

Legacy enters a tennis tournament in an attempt to save her father’s orphanage.

 eBook (Hoopla) | Downloadable Audiobook (Hoopla)

Finding Home

Karen Kingsbury and Tyler Russell

The Baxter children learn to adjust to their new home.

Not yet available in the Beaufort County Library system.

Ali Cross

James Patterson

Ali Cross investigates the disappearance of a close friend.

HardcovereBook (cloudLibrary)

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PICTURE

How to Catch a Unicorn

Adam Wallace

Children attempt to capture the mythical creature.

Downloadable Audiobook (Hoopla) | Read-a-Long (Hoopla)Hardcover | Movie (Hoopla) | DVD

Pete the Cat: The Great Leprechaun Chase

James Dean

Pete opens a leprechaun catching business.

Hardcover |

How to Catch a Leprechaun

Adam Wallace

This is the year you'll finally catch a leprechaun.

Hardcover | eBook (Hoopla)Read-A-Long (Hoopla) | Movie (Hoopla) | DVD

The Wonderful Things You Will Be

Emily Winfield Martin

A celebration of future possibilities.

HardcovereBook (cloudLibrary)

Dragons Love Tacos

Adam Rubin

What to serve your dragon-guests.

Hardcover | Movie (Read Along) | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary) |

The Book with No Pictures

B.J. Novak

Silly songs and sound effects.

Hardcover | Downloadable Audiobook (cloudLibrary)

The Day the Crayons Quit

Drew Daywalt

Problems arise when Duncan’s crayons revolt.

Hardcover | eBook (cloudLibrary) |

Dear Girl

Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Paris Rosenthal

Letters of affirmation and encouragement for little girls.

HardcoverDownloadable Audiobook (Hoopla) |

Rosie Revere, Engineer

Andrea Beaty

Waiting is Not Easy

Mo Wilems

Impatient Gerald has to wait for Piggie’s promised surprise.

Hardcover | Spanish

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