Hardcover Fiction

Hardcover Fiction

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Last Updated: April 30, 2015

1. MEMORY MAN

by David Baldacci

A police detective who left the force when his family was murdered teams up with his former partner to solve the case, relying on the extraordinary memory he developed as a result of a collision in his earlier football career.

2. THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN

by Paula Hawkins

A psychological thriller set in the environs of London.

3. ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

by Anthony Doerr

The lives of a blind French girl and a gadget-obsessed German boy before and during World War II; the winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize.  

4. THE BONE TREE

by Greg Iles

In the second book of a trilogy, following “Natchez Burning,” the prosecutor Penn Cage’s attempt to find his father, a doctor who has gone into hiding following the murder of his African-American nurse, brings him up against the K.K.K.

5. GOD HELP THE CHILD

by Toni Morrison

Her mother’s rejection shapes the life of a dark-skinned woman who becomes successful in business but personally unhappy.

6. THE LIAR

by Nora Roberts

Returning to her Smoky Mountain hometown, a woman discovers that her husband was a fraud who implicated her in his deceptions.

7. EVERY FIFTEEN MINUTES

by Lisa Scottoline

A psychiatrist becomes the target of a sociopath.

8. THE STRANGER

by Harlan Coben

Characters’ lives begin to fall apart as a mysterious stranger discloses secrets to them; a stand-alone thriller.

9. THE NIGHTINGALE

by Kristin Hannah

Two sisters in World War II France: one struggling to survive in the countryside, the other joining the Resistance in Paris.

10. AT THE WATER'S EDGE

by Sara Gruen

In the course of a search for the Loch Ness monster, a Philadelphia socialite uncovers secrets about her husband.

11. GARDEN OF LIES

by Amanda Quick

The head of a secretarial service in Victorian London teams up with a client to discover why an employee was murdered.

12. BEAUTY'S KINGDOM

by AN Roquelaure

Twenty years after the end of the Beauty trilogy, Queen Beauty and King Laurent return to the kingdom of Bellavalten as erotic reformers; by Anne Rice, writing pseudonymously.

13. A SPOOL OF BLUE THREAD

by Anne Tyler

Four generations of a family are drawn to a house in the Baltimore suburbs.

14. MIRACLE AT AUGUSTA

by James Patterson and Peter De Jonge

A troubled famous golfer finds redemption in mentoring a talented teenager.

15. THE PATRIOT THREAT

by Steve Berry

The former government operative Cotton Malone searches for a North Korean who may have acquired secret files.

16. THE FIFTH GOSPEL

by Ian Caldwell

A mystery set in the Vatican in 2004 focuses on a controversial museum exhibit about the Shroud of Turin.

17. HOT PURSUIT

by Stuart Woods

A lawyer pursues an attractive pilot.

18. NYPD RED 3

by James Patterson and Marshall Karp

Investigating the disappearance of a billionaire’s son, Detective Zach Jordan and his partner (and ex-girlfriend) find themselves in the midst of a conspiracy.

19. INSIDE THE O'BRIENS

by Lisa Genova

A Boston cop and his family must contend with a diagnosis of Huntington’s disease; by the author of “Still Alice.”

20. BLOOD ON SNOW

by Jo Nesbo

A job goes wrong for an Oslo contract killer.