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Hieroglyph: Stories and Blueprints for a Better Future
Neal Stephenson
Ukraine: Zbig's Grand Chessboard & How the West Was Checkmated
Natylie Baldwin, Kermit D. Larson
The Girl on the Train: A Novel
Paula Hawkins
Our Souls at Night: A novel
Kent Haruf
Above the Waterfall
Ron Rash
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
Stephen King
Designs on Film: A Century of Hollywood Art Direction
Cathy Whitlock
The Homicide Report: Understanding Murder in America
Jill Leovy
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Erik Larson
The Gods of Mars
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Close To Home - Peter Robinson The body of Alan Banks’ childhood friend, Graham Marshall, is discovered decades after he was killed. Banks returns from a Greek vacation to offer assistance. He learns much of the unseen world in which he was raised, including that Graham’s dad was a mob enforcer, and that Graham himself had some secrets worth keeping. Banks and DI Michelle Hart raise some sparks between them but not a lot of heat. Digging up the past uncovers more than a mere set of bones, it reveals a world of corruption unsuspected, pornography, prostitution, secrets The investigation into Graham’s demise is echoed in Annie Cabot’s investigation of the suspected kidnapping of the teen child of a famous couple – More teens die. Banks has an iffy relationship with a woman. We learn a bit about police procedure