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International Mysteries

FICTION ANAPPARA 
Djinn patrol on the purple line / Deepa Anappara 
Set in a sprawling Indian slum, Djinn Patrol on the Purple Line centers on a trio of kids who venture out to look for a missing classmate.  (Also available as an ebook and downloadable audiobook on Libby/OverDrive.) 

FICTION ABDULLAH …

 
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Drive the Motor City

This month we are highlighting youth and adult materials on automobiles. Brush up on you Detroit automotive history just in time for the Woodward Dream Cruise. Don’t forget to stop by the Local History display case to see more books on automotive history.

Selections from the Adult Services Collection:

338.7629 HOF
American icon : Alan Mulally and the fight to save Ford Motor Company 

 
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NEW SCIENCE FICTION FOR JULY 2022

Check out these new science fiction books coming to the Adult Services Collection for the month of July. For a complete list click here.

SCIENCE FICTION CHAMBERS

A Prayer for the Crown-shy / Becky Chambers
Returning from Panga, Sibling Dex, a Tea Monk, and Mosscap, a robot, focus on finding answers and making new friends on the small moon they call home,…

 

Golden Girl by Elin Hilderbrand

FICTION HILDERBRAND
Golden Girl / Elin Hilderbrand

After Nantucket novelist Vivi Howe is killed in a hit-and-run accident, her family and friends are left reeling, among them her pregnant daughter, Willa; her daughter, Carson; her son, Leo; and ex-husband, JP. An Hèrmes scarf–wearing guardian spirit named Martha allows Vivi the chance to watch over them until the end of the summer and allows her three “nudges” to keep them from harm….

 
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NEW ADULT GRAPHIC NOVELS FOR JULY 2022

Check out these new graphic novels coming to the Adult Services Collection for the month of July. For a complete list click here.

GRAPHIC NOVEL ROWSER
Wash Day Diaries / Jamila Rowser

Wash Day Diaries tells the story of four best friends—Kim, Tanisha, Davene, and Cookie—through five connected short story comics that follow these young women through the ups and downs of their daily lives in the Bronx….