In the fall they come back is a book about human relationships, as played out in that most fraught of settings, a school. It is about the limits and complexities of even our most benevolent urges--what we can give to others and how we lose ourselves. But his desire to "save" his students leads him into complicated territory, as he becomes more and more deeply involved with three students in particular: an abused boy, a mute and damaged girl, and a dangerous eighteen-year-old who has come back to school for one more chance to graduate.
In the Fall They Come Back #ad - A brilliantly observed prep school novel about fraught teacher-student relationships--and about coming into adulthood. Ben jameson begins his teaching career in a small private school in Northern Virginia.
The ImmortalistsG.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - A best book of the year: washington post, lit hub, new york public library, libraryreads, marie claire, npr, Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple, The Skimm, Lit Reactor INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“A captivating family saga. The new york times book review“This literary family saga is perfect for fans of Celeste Ng and Donna Tartt.
People magazine book of the weekif you knew the date of your death, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical woman, how would you live your life?It's 1969 in New York City's Lower East Side, a traveling psychic who claims to be able to tell anyone the day they will die. Golden-boy simon escapes to the west coast, obsessed with blurring reality and fantasy; eldest son Daniel seeks security as an army doctor post-9/11; and bookish Varya throws herself into longevity research, searching for love in '80s San Francisco; dreamy Klara becomes a Las Vegas magician, where she tests the boundary between science and immortality.
The Immortalists #ad - A sweeping novel of remarkable ambition and depth, The Immortalists probes the line between destiny and choice, reality and illusion, this world and the next. The gold children—four adolescents on the cusp of self-awareness—sneak out to hear their fortunes. The prophecies inform their next five decades.
It is a deeply moving testament to the power of story, the nature of belief, and the unrelenting pull of familial bonds.
Out of SeasonHarcourt #ad - Robert bausch draws on the heartbreaking energy of families in distress like no other writer, and Out of Season resonates with the purity of redemption in the face of irretrievable losses. Caldwell must also face the sorrow that has been his daily companion when he reunites with his son, Todd, who has been in prison for the accidental death of his brother.
Four characters burdened by the past intersect at a fading resort town when County Sheriff David Caldwell is called in to restore the order destroyed by the town bully, Cecil Edwards-a giant of a man who operates the Ferris wheel. With the intensity of a Shakespearean tragedy, these four people are drawn into the gravitational pull of family.
Out of Season #ad - . During this reconciliation, todd meets a mysterious young woman, Lindsey, who is searching for her long-lost brother and finds a love she never knew possible.
Oliver Loving: A NovelFlatiron Books #ad - Nearly ten years later, oliver loving still lies wordless and paralyzed at Crockett State Assisted Care Facility, the fate of his mind unclear. A dazzling novel about love, loss, and the mysteries of the mind. David ebershoff, bestselling author of The Danish Girl and The 19th Wife"A breathtaking tale of tragedy and redemption.
. And then there is rebekkah sterling, Oliver’s teenage love, who left Texas long ago and still refuses to speak about her own part in that tragic night. But as the music plays, a troubled young man sneaks in through the school’s back door. The dire choices this man makes that evening ―and the unspoken story he carries― will tear the town of Bliss, Texas apart.
Oliver Loving: A Novel #ad - A triumph" ― peoplea family in crisis, a town torn apart, and the boy who holds the secret has been cocooned in a coma for ten years. One warm, a shy boy named oliver loving joins his classmates at Bliss County Day School’s annual dance, West Texas November night, hoping for a glimpse of the object of his unrequited affections, an enigmatic Junior named Rebekkah Sterling.
. When a new medical test promises a key to unlock oliver’s trapped mind, the town’s unanswered questions resurface with new urgency, as Oliver’s doctors and his family fight for a way for Oliver to finally communicate― and so also to tell the truth of what really happened that fateful night. A moving meditation on the transformative power of grief and love, a slyly affectionate look at the idiosyncrasies of family, and an emotionally-charged page-turner, Stefan Merill Block's Oliver Loving is an extraordinarily original novel that ventures into the unknowable and returns with the most fundamental truths.
Orbiting the stillpoint of oliver’s hospital bed is a family transformed: oliver’s mother, who keeps desperate vigil; Oliver’s brother, Jed, who has fled for New York City only to discover he cannot escape the gravity of his shattered family; Oliver’s father, Eve, Charlie, who tries to erase his memories with bourbon.
Grist Mill Road: A NovelPicador #ad - Yates’s cult hit black chalk introduced that rare writerly talent: a literary writer who could write a plot with the intricacy of a brilliant mental puzzle, and with characters so absorbing that readers are immediately gripped. Now she wants justice. The year is 1982; the setting, an Edenic hamlet some ninety miles north of New York City.
Yates Author. There, matthew, three friends―patrick, among the craggy rock cliffs and glacial ponds of timeworn mountains, and Hannah―are bound together by a terrible and seemingly senseless crime. Yates’s new book does not disappoint. But is she blind to the truth?"Arresting. Twisting backward and forward in time, yates examines both how they reached this point and what happens years later, entering the minds of each character in turn, when the past wreaks havoc on the present.
Grist Mill Road: A Novel #ad - . A sophisticated.
Then She Was Gone: A NovelAtria Books #ad - She was fifteen, the youngest of three. And then she was gone. Yates Author. Now, her mother Laurel Mack is trying to put her life back together. Instant new york times bestseller nominated for a 2018 goodreads Choice Award “An acutely observed family drama with bone-chilling suspense. People “jewell teases out her twisty plot at just the right pace, leaving readers on the edge of their seats.
Her multilayered characters are sheer perfection, and even the most astute thriller reader won’t see where everything is going until the final threads are unknotted. Booklist, the girl on the train, jewell’s latest will please fans of Gone Girl, starred review “Sharply written with twists and turns, or Luckiest Girl Alive.
Library journalEllie Mack was the perfect daughter. She was days away from an idyllic post-exams summer vacation, with her whole life ahead of her. Where did ellie go? did she really run away from home, as the police have long suspected, really? And why does his daughter remind Laurel so viscerally of her own missing girl? Grist mill road: a novel hardcover - January 9, or was there a more sinister reason for her disappearance? Who is Floyd, 2018 by Christopher J.
Then She Was Gone: A Novel #ad - Because looking at Poppy is like looking at Ellie. She and her boyfriend made a teenaged golden couple. So when she meets an unexpectedly charming man in a café, no one is more surprised than Laurel at how quickly their flirtation develops into something deeper. It’s been ten years since her daughter disappeared, seven years since her marriage ended, and only months since the last clue in Ellie’s case was unearthed.
The Woman in the Window: A NovelWilliam Morrow #ad - The #1 instant new york times bestseller – Soon to be a Major Motion Picture“Astounding. Anna fox lives alone—a recluse in her New York City home, unable to venture outside. Absolutely gripping. Louise Penny. And spying on her neighbors. Then the russells move into the house across the way: a father, a mother, their teenage son.
A dark, twisty confection. Ruth Ware. Yates Author. Thrilling. Instant #1 new york times bestseller! "Astounding. Thrilling. Amazing. Gillian Flynn. The perfect family. But when anna, sees something she shouldn’t, gazing out her window one night, her world begins to crumble—and its shocking secrets are laid bare. What is real? what is imagined? who is in danger? Who is in control? In this diabolically gripping thriller, no one—and nothing—is what it seems.
The Woman in the Window: A Novel #ad - Twisty and powerful, the woman in the Window is a smart, ingenious and moving, sophisticated novel of psychological suspense that recalls the best of Hitchcock. Grist mill road: a novel hardcover - January 9, 2018 by Christopher J.
The Perfect Nanny: A NovelPenguin Books #ad - Instant #1 new york times bestseller! "Astounding. She knows everything. Unputdownable. Stephen King. Yates Author. It felt less like an entertainment, or even a work of art, than like a compulsion. Absolutely gripping. Louise Penny. You can’t unread it. Barrie hardymon, npr’s Weekend EditionShe has the keys to their apartment.
But as the couple and the nanny become more dependent on one another, jealousy, and suspicions mount, resentment, shattering the idyllic tableau. She has embedded herself so deeply in their lives that it now seems impossible to remove her. When myriam decides to return to work as a lawyer after having children, she and her husband look for the perfect nanny for their son and daughter.
The Perfect Nanny: A Novel #ad - Thrilling. That i’ve thought about pretty much every day. I found it extraordinary. Lauren collins, the new Yorker“One of the most important books of the year. A dark, twisty confection. Ruth Ware.
The Most Fun We Ever Had: A NovelDoubleday #ad - In painting this luminous portrait of a family's becoming, Elizabeth Strout, Lombardo joins the ranks of writers such as Celeste Ng, and Jonathan Franzen as visionary chroniclers of our modern lives. An instant new york times bestseller"ambitious and brilliantly written. Jane smiley, The Washington Post"Outstanding.
. The literary love child of Jonathan Franzen and Anne Tyler. The guardian"everything about this brilliant debut cuts deep: the humor, the wisdom, the pathos. Unputdownable. Stephen King. Grist mill road: a novel hardcover - January 9, 2018 by Christopher J. A dark, twisty confection. Ruth Ware. Yates Author. By 2016, finds herself pregnant with a baby she's not sure she wants by a man she's not sure she loves; and grace, a litigator-turned-stay-at-home-mom, widowed young, a neurotic and newly tenured professor, soothes herself with booze and younger men; Violet, the dawdling youngest daughter, their four radically different daughters are each in a state of unrest: Wendy, battles anxiety and self-doubt when the darkest part of her past resurfaces; Liza, begins living a lie that no one in her family even suspects.
The Most Fun We Ever Had: A Novel #ad - Thrilling. Instant #1 new york times bestseller! "Astounding. Amazing.
The Perfect Mother: A NovelHarper #ad - Unputdownable. Stephen King. Absolutely gripping. Louise Penny. The new york times bestseller and most anticipated book of the summer—soon to be a major motion picture starring scandal’s kerry washington an addictive psychological thriller about a group of women whose lives become unexpectedly connected when one of their newborns goes missing.
Twice a week, they get together in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park for some much-needed adult time. But on this hot fourth of July night, something goes terrifyingly wrong: one of the babies is taken from his crib. They call themselves the May Mothers—a group of new moms whose babies were born in the same month.
The Perfect Mother: A Novel #ad - Instant #1 new york times bestseller! "Astounding. When the women go out for drinks at the hip neighborhood bar, they are looking for a fun break from their daily routine. Paris, author of behind closed doors Grist mill road: a novel hardcover - January 9, 2018 by Christopher J. The perfect mother is a "true page turner.
B. A. Winnie, was reluctant to leave six-week-old Midas with a babysitter, a single mom, but her fellow May Mothers insisted everything would be fine. A few hours of fun.
The White Rooster & Other StoriesGibbs Smith #ad - Used book in Good Condition. A dark, twisty confection. Ruth Ware. Absolutely gripping. Louise Penny. Unputdownable. Stephen King. Instant #1 new york times bestseller! "Astounding. Riveting Psychological Thriller. Yates Author. Thrilling. Includes "stag party, " "the one thing in life, " "the hairpiece, " and "The white rooster" Grist mill road: a novel hardcover - January 9, " "The perfect prayer, 2018 by Christopher J.
. Amazing. Gillian Flynn.