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Author: Gail Honeyman | Narrator: Cathleen McCarron
Release Date: May 09, 2017
“Move over, Ove (in Fredrik Backman’s A Man Called Ove)—there’s a new curmudgeon to love.” --Booklist (starred review)

"Eleanor Oliphant is a truly original literary creation. funny, touching, and unpredictable.
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Author: J. Courtney Sullivan | Narrator: Susan Denaker
Release Date: May 09, 2017
"I hope to read another novel as strong and wise and beautiful and heartbreaking as J. Courtney Sullivan's Saints for All Occasions this year, but I'm not sure I will." Richard Russo

A sweeping, unforgettable novel from The New York Times best-selling author of Maine, about the hope, sacrifice, and love between two sisters and the secret that drives them apart.
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Author: Elizabeth Strout | Narrator: Kimberly Farr
Release Date: April 25, 2017
An unforgettable cast of small-town characters copes with love and loss in this new work of fiction by #1 bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout.

Recalling Olive Kitteridge in its richness, structure, and complexity, Anything Is Possible explores the whole range of human emotion through the intimate dramas of people struggling to understand themselves and others.
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Author: Mary Torjussen | Narrator: Emily Pennant-Rea
Release Date: April 18, 2017
A jaw-dropping novel of psychological suspense that asks, If the love of your life disappeared without a trace, how far would you go to find out why.  
 
Hannah Monroe's boyfriend, Matt, is gone. His belongings have disappeared from their house.
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Author: David Grann | Narrator: Will Patton, Ann Marie Lee and Danny Campbell
Release Date: April 18, 2017
"THE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR SO FAR"--Entertainment Weekly

From New Yorker staff writer David Grann, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lost City of Z, a twisting, haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history

       
In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian nation in Oklahoma.
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Author: Anita Shreve | Narrator: Suzanne Elise Freeman
Release Date: April 18, 2017
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From the New York Times best-selling author of The Weight of Water and The Pilot's Wife (an Oprah's Book Club selection). an exquisitely suspenseful new novel about an extraordinary young woman tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating aftermath--based on the true story of the largest fire in Maine's history

In October 1947, after a summer long drought, fires break out all along the Maine coast from Bar Harbor to Kittery and are soon racing out of control from town to village.
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Author: Elizabeth Kostova | Narrator: George Guidall, Fred Berman, Barbara Caruso and Barrie Kreinik
Release Date: April 11, 2017
From the #1 bestselling author of The Historian comes a mesmerizing novel that spans the past and the present—and unearths the troubled history of a gorgeous but haunted country.

A young American woman, Alexandra Boyd, has traveled to Sofia, Bulgaria, hoping that life abroad will salve the wounds left by the loss of her beloved brother.
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Author: Omar El Akkad | Narrator: Dion Graham
Release Date: April 04, 2017
“Powerful . . . As haunting a postapocalyptic universe as Cormac McCarthy [created] in The Road, and as devastating a look as the fallout that national events have on an American family as Philip Roth did in The Plot Against America.
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Author: Sylvain Neuvel | Narrator: Various
Release Date: April 04, 2017
In the gripping sequel to Sleeping Giants, which was hailed by Pierce Brown as “a luminous conspiracy yarn . . . reminiscent of The Martian and World War Z,” Sylvain Neuvel’s innovative series about human-alien contact takes another giant step forward.
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Author: Hannah Tinti
Release Date: March 28, 2017
A coming-of-age novel and a literary thrill ride about the price we pay to protect the people we love most.

“A father-daughter road trip you won’t soon forget.”—Richard Russo


Samuel Hawley isn’t like the other fathers in Olympus, Massachusetts.
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Author: Debbie Macomber | Narrator: Khristine Hvam
Release Date: March 21, 2017
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Debbie Macomber has written an emotionally stirring novel that shows how sometimes a choice can seem wrong even though it’s absolutely right.

If not for her loving but controlling parents, Beth Prudhomme might never have taken charge of her life and moved from her native Chicago to Portland, Oregon, where she’s reconnected with her spirited Aunt Sunshine and found a job as a high school music teacher.
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Author: Meg Howrey | Narrator: Mozhan Marno
Release Date: March 14, 2017
A brilliantly inventive novel about three astronauts training for the first-ever mission to Mars, an experience that will push the boundary between real and unreal, test their relationships, and leave each of them—and their families—changed forever.
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