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3. Never Look Back, Alison Gaylin
4. Silver, Sword, & Stone, Marie Arana
5. Stillness is the Key, Ryan Holiday
6. Ordinary Girls, Jaquira Diaz
Evelyn, Adult Services Librarian
Title: Inside Out: A Memoir (2019)
Author: Demi Moore
Genre: Nonfiction, memoir
Why you’ll love it: Actress and activist Demi Moore's memoir of resilience and survival in the face of childhood traumas, addictions, and multiple marriages is a gripping, candid read.
Marian, Adult Services Librarian
Title: Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race (2019)
Author: Lara Prior-Palmer
Genre: Nonfiction, biograpghy
Why you’ll love it: A nineteen-year-old woman enters the Mongol Derby on a whim, and undertakes a grand adventure as the underdog. Considered "the world's longest, toughest horse race," riders each compete on a series of twenty-five wild ponies, across 621 miles of the Mongolian steppe.
Ally, Head of Information & Adult Services
Title: The Testaments (2019)
Author: Margaret Atwood
Genre: Fiction, dystopia
Why you’ll love it: This much-anticipated sequel to A Handmaid's Tale lives up to its seemingly insurmountable expectations. Weaving together the riveting narratives of three women, Atwood plunges us back into the eerily familiar world of Gilead.
Nancy, Outreach Services Librarian
Title: A Tale of Two Cities (1859)
Author: Charles Dickens
Genre: Historical fiction, classic
Why you’ll love it: Set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, it depicts societal and political strife, and demonstrates both the humanity and inhumanity that transcends time.
Tom, Information Services Librarian
Title: The Grammarians (2019)
Author: Cathleen Schine
Why you’ll love it: A novel about twin sisters with a love of words, whose relationship with each other falls apart completely when they fight over who will inherit the family's most precious heirloom: Merriam-Webster's New International Dictionary, Third Edition.
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