Top Reads of 2015

Here are our staff’s top reads for 2015:

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

The Martian by Andy Weir

The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny

The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young

Where They Found Her by Kimberly McCreight

Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan

The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom

Faceoff edited by David Baldacci

Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs

In the Bleak Midwinter by Julia Spencer-Fleming

The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure

The Taming of the Queen by Phillipa Gregory

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty



New Releases

Here are a few new releases for the week:

The Survivor by Vince Flynn & Kyle Mills (the latest Mitch Rapp)

Faux Paw by Sofie Kelly (the latest in the Magical Cats Mystery series)

Ghost of a Potion by Heather Blake (the latest in the Magic Potion Mystery series)

The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks

Pretending to Dance by Diane Chamberlain

The Italian Wife by Kate Furnivall

Ghostly: A Collection of Ghost Stories edited by Audrey Niffenegger

A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms by George R. R. Martin (prequel novellas to the Song of Ice and Fire series)

Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson (the latest in the Mistborn series)

Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

Cinderella’s Shoes by Shonna Slayton (She is having a book signing with us on October 24th at 2 PM)

The White Rose by by Amy Ewing (the latest in the Jewel series)

The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

A Step Towards Falling by Cammie McGovern

The Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan (the first in the Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard series)

The Odds of Getting Even by Sheila Turnage

Thank You and Good Night by Patrick McDonnell

November Bestsellers

Here are our bestsellers for the beginning of November:

1.  The Long Haul by Jeff Kinney

2.  Rage Against the Dying by Becky Masterman

3.  100 Things Arizona Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die by Steve Rivera

4.  Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

5.  The Boys in the Boat by James Daniel Brown

6.  Insurgent by Veronica Roth

7.  Doctor Who:  11 Stories, 11 Doctors by Eoin Colfer and others

8.  Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan

9.  Hansel & Gretel by Neil Gaiman

10.  Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

October Bestsellers

Here are our bestsellers for the end of October:

1. Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan (Harback)

2.  Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (Paperback)

3.  Midwinter’s Tail by Sofie Kelly (Paperback)

4.  What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroe (Hardback)

5.  Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan (Paperback)

6.  Remains of Innocence by J. A. Jance (Hardback)

7.  Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins (Paperback)

8. A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness (Paperback)

9.  The Selection by Kiera Cass (Paperback)

10.  The Queen of Zombie Hearts by Gena Showalter (Hardback)

New Releases

Here are a few new releases for the week:

The Young Elite by Marie Lu

Black Ice by Becca Fitzpatrick

The Perfectionists by Sara Shepard

The Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan (book 5 in the Heroes of Olympus series)

A Midwinter’s Tail by Sofie Kelly (book 6 in the Magical Cat series)

Nora Webster by Colm Toibin

Some Luck by Jane Smiley

The Innovators:  How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution by Walter Isaacson

A Bean, a Stalk and a Boy Named Jack by William Joyce


Here are our bestsellers for the end of August:

1.  If I Stay by Gayle Forman

2.  The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

3.  The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness

4.  The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

5.  Written in My Own Heart’s Blood by Diana Gabaldon

6.  Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

7.  The Giver by Lois Lowry

8.  The Maze Runner by James Dashner

9.  The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

10.  The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss

New Releases

Here are a few new releases for the week:

One Kick by Chelsea Cain (Hardback)

Windigo Island by William Kent Krueger (The latest in the Cork O’Connor series) (Hardback)

We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomas (Hardback)

Adultery by Paulo Coelho (Hardback)

Sycamore Row by John Grisham (Paperback)

Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods by Rick Riordan and illustrated by John Rocco (Hardback)

Antigoddess by Kendare Blake (Paperback)

All the Truth That’s In Me by Julie Berry (Paperback)