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Are you as excited for the new books coming to our Library’s shelves as we are!? Below is a list of what titles you can look forward to borrowing this October. Please note that descriptions are taken from the publisher. 

going infinite

Going Infinite: The Rise and Fall of the New Tycoon by Michael Lewis | October 3rd 

Both psychological portrait and financial roller-coaster ride, Going Infinite is Michael Lewis at the top of his game, tracing the mind-bending trajectory of a character who never liked the rules and was allowed to live by his own―until it all came undone.

My Darling Girl by Jennifer McMahon | October 3rd

The New York Times bestselling author of the “otherworldly treat” (People) The Drowning Kind and The Children on the Hill returns with a spine-tingling psychological thriller about a woman who, after taking in her dying, alcoholic mother, begins to suspect demonic possession is haunting her family.

The Leftover Woman by Jean Kwok | October 10th 

Jasmine Yang arrives in New York City from her rural Chinese village without money or family support, fleeing a controlling husband, on a desperate search for the daughter who was taken from her at birth—another female casualty of China’s controversial One Child Policy. But with her husband on her trail, the clock is ticking, and she’s forced to make increasingly risky decisions if she ever hopes to be reunited with her daughter.

The Burnout by Sophie Kinsella | October 10th 

Sparks fly in this delightful novel about two burned out professionals who meet at a ramshackle resort on the British seaside—from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Party Crasher.

The Exchange by John Grisham | October 17th 

#1 New York Times bestselling author John Grisham delivers high-flying international suspense in a stunning new legal thriller that marks the return of Mitch McDeere, the brilliant hero of The Firm.

let us descend

Let Us Descend by Jesmyn Ward | October 24th 

From Jesmyn Ward—the two-time National Book Award winner, youngest winner of the Library of Congress Prize for Fiction, and MacArthur Fellow—comes a haunting masterpiece, sure to be an instant classic, about an enslaved girl in the years before the Civil War.

Dirty Thirty by Janet Evanovich | October 31st 

#1 New York Times bestselling author Janet Evanovich is in top form as she sends Stephanie Plum on the trail of a stolen cache of dirty diamonds.

People to Follow by Olivia Worley | October 31st 

In Olivia Worley’s pitch-perfect debut, People to Follow, ten teen influencers come to a remote island to star in a reality show, but when one of them winds up dead, they realize that this time, the price of getting “canceled” could be their lives. 

Which of these books are you looking forward to the most? We can’t wait to see you at the Library! 

-Jessica, Head of Adult Services & Acquisitions 

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