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A LEGACY OF SPIES by John le Carre. Peter Guillam, formerly of the British Secret Service, is pulled out of retirement to defend intelligence operations during the cold war. ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY by Neil deGrasse Tyson. A straightforward,  easy-to-understand introduction to the universe and the forces and laws that govern it.
SECRETS IN DEATH by J.D. Robb. Lt. Eve Dallas investigates the murder of a professional gossip who dabbled in blackmail; by Nora Roberts, writing pseudonymously. HILLBILLY ELEGY by J. D. Vance.  A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
ENEMY OF THE STATE by Kyle Mills. Vince Flynn’s character Mitch Rapp leaves the C.I.A. to go on a manhunt when the nephew of a Saudi King finances a terrorist group. FANTASYLAND by Kurt Anderson. The politics and culture of 21st-century America are put in the context of five centuries of historical events and movements, including conspiracy theories, crackpot ideas and hucksterism.
Y IS FOR YESTERDAY by Sue Grafton. The 25th Kinsey Millhone mystery novel. A former student from an elite private school is released from prison and a sociopath returns to haunt the detective. AL FRANKEN, GIANT OF THE SENATE by Al Franken. A memoir by the Democratic senator from Minnesota and former “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer.
GLASS HOUSES by Louise Penny. When a body is discovered in Three Pines, Chief Superintendent Gamache regrets not acting on a hunch. WHY BUDDHISM IS TRUE by Robert Wright.  Neuroscience and psychology findings are used to support Buddhist practice and meditation.
THE RIGHT TIME by Danielle Steel. The  author Alexandra Winslow, writing under the pseudonym Alexander Green, creates a double life that isolates her. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME by Ta-Nahisi Coates. A meditation on race in America.
THE WESTERN STAR by Craig Johnson. A parole hearing of a serial killer and the decades-old memory of a train ride with Wyoming sheriffs put Longmire on a collision course between past and present. OPTION B by Sheryl Sandberg. Sandberg’s experience after her husband’s sudden death and Grant’s psychological research combine to provide insight on facing adversity and building resilience.
CAMINO ISLAND by John Grisham. A search for stolen rare manuscripts leads to a Florida island. THE VIETNAM WAR by Geoffrey C. Ward. A companion to the PBS series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that looks at the events and legacy of the war.
DARK LEGACY by Christine Feehan. Emeline Sanchez fights to recover from exchanging blood with a master vampire, even as she tries to heal the children she saved from him. IT TAKES TWO by Jonathan Scott and Drew Scott. The identical twins and reality TV stars trace their ascent from their upbringing in Vancouver, B.C. through personal setbacks to building careers together.
THE STORE by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo. Two New York writers go undercover to expose the secrets of a powerful retailer. KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON by David Grann.  The story of a murder spree in 1920s Oklahoma that targeted Osage Indians, whose lands contained oil. The fledgling F.B.I. intervened, ineffectively.
SEEING RED by Sandra Brown. The TV journalist Kerra Bailey and former federal agent John Trapper join forces to expose a web of conspiracy behind a hotel bombing in Dallas. THE BOOK OF JOY by the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu with Douglas Abrams. Two spiritual leaders discuss how to find joy in the face of suffering.
PROOF OF LIFE by J.A. Jance. When J.P. Beaumont is asked to investigate the death of his nemesis, it leads to an old case once thought solved. SAPIENS by Yuval Noah. How Homo sapiens became Earth’s dominant species.
MY ABSOLUTE DARLING by Gabriel Tallent. A remarkably self-sufficient 14-year-old girl must fight to save herself from her abusive survivalist father. COMING TO MY SENSES by Alice Waters with Cristina Muller and Bob Carrau. A memoir by the restaurateur and supporter of the organic food movement, who opened Chez Panisse in Berkeley, CA in 1971.
BEFORE WE WERE YOURS by Lisa Wingate. A prominent S. C. lawyer learns about a Tennessee  orphanage that kidnapped children and placed them for adoption with wealthy people. THE BIG LIE by Dinesh D’Souza. The conservative commentator argues that the American left is a fascist threat.
THE GOLDEN HOUSE by Salman Rushdie. The septuagenarian billionaire Nero Golden moves into Greenwich Village with his three sons and gets entangled with a sleek Russian expat. LIFE 3.0 by Max Tegmark. A professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology delves into the conveniences and problems generated by artificial intelligence.