What to Read While Waiting_04.02.19

What to Read While Waiting_4.2.19


Lost Roses
Lost Roses 
By Kelly, Martha Hall
2019-04 - Ballantine Books
9781524796372 Check Our Catalog

The million-copy bestseller Lilac Girls introduced the real-life heroine Caroline Ferriday. Now Lost Roses, set a generation earlier and also inspired by true events, features Caroline's mother, Eliza, and follows three equally indomitable women from St. Petersburg to Paris under the shadow of World War I.

"Not only a brilliant historical tale, but a love song to all …More

Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions.

Eagle and Crane
Eagle and Crane 
By Rindell, Suzanne
2018-07 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399184291 Check Our Catalog

Two young daredevil flyers confront ugly truths and family secrets during the U.S. internment of Japanese citizens during World War II, from the author of The Other Typist and Three-Martini Lunch.

Louis Thorn and Haruto "Harry" Yamada--Eagle and Crane--are the star attractions of Earl Shaw's Flying Circus, a daredevil (and not exactly legal) flying act that traverses …More

A Gentleman in Moscow
A Gentleman in Moscow 
By Towles, Amor
2016-09 - Viking
9780670026197 Check Our Catalog

The mega-bestseller with more than 1.5 million readers that is soon to be a major television series

"The novel buzzes with the energy of numerous adventures, love affairs, and] twists of fate." --The Wall Street Journal

He can't leave his hotel. You won't want to.

From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility--a transporting novel …More

Shanghai Girls
Shanghai Girls 
By See, Lisa
2009-05 - Random House (NY)
9781400067114 Check Our Catalog

From the author of the bestsellers "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan" and "Peony in Love" comes a stunning new novel about two sisters who leave Shanghai to find new lives in 1930s Los Angeles. …More

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