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What We're Reading: Rain Dogs

Rain Dogs

What are the odds that a detective will encounter two locked-room mysteries in his career? For Carrickfergus detective Sean Duffy those odds appear to be high when he is called to the scene of an apparent suicide in the courtyard of a Carrickfergus castle. Journalist Lily Bigelow supposedly hid in the castle after closing and leaped to her death in the middle of the night. But as Duffy investigates some things don't add up.

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What We're Reading: The Painter

The Painter

Haunted by tragedy, an acclaimed painter removes himself from the Santa Fe art scene to live a more reclusive life in remote Colorado. Jim Stegner's simple days consist of fly fishing and channeling his often disturbing visions into art. One day, his temper again catches up with him as he confronts an abusive, dislikeable hunting guide over a horse. What follows will lead Jim on a race for his life, as both his conscience and men bent on revenge pursue him.

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2016 Thriller Awards

2016 Thriller Awards

Founded in 2004, the International Thriller Writers, Inc. was established as the first professional organization for thriller writers. The group is an honorary society of authors who write books that are classified as “thrillers”, which include subjects such as mysteries, suspense, espionage, adventure, war and supernatural. Members of the organization include popular authors Clive Cussler, Sandra Brown, Lee Child, Ridley Pearson, and Lisa Gardner.

 

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Upcoming Releases June 2016

Upcoming Releases June 2016

Wondering when your favorite author’s next book will be released? Below is a list of upcoming releases by popular authors. The titles on this list are on order for the library and can be placed on hold by clicking the links below. Release dates are subject to change.

If you have any questions or need assistance with placing one of these books on hold, please stop by the Readers' Advisory desk or call 814-3987.
 

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Past Updates

This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance! What We're Reading: This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance! More...

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Pulitzer Prize for Fiction More...

The Legends Club: Dean Smith, Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Valvano, and an Epic College Basketball Rivalry What We're Reading: The Legends Club: Dean Smith, Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Valvano, and an Epic College Basketball Rivalry More...

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