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Adult Services Recommendations – July 2021

We have a great line up of books recommend this month. Enjoy a short video of book talks from our Adult Services librarians.

The end of the day / Bill Clegg
The New York Times best-selling author of Did You Ever Have a Family delivers a novel about the bonds and breaking points of friendship, the corrosiveness of secrets, the heartbeat of longing and the redemption of forgiveness. (Also available in Large Print.)

Dear child
/ Romy Hausmann
An English-language release of an international best-seller follows the experiences of a kidnapping victim who struggles to escape her abductor and prove her identity to doubting relatives 14 years after her disappearance.

A deadly education : a novel
/ Naomi Novik
An unwilling dark sorceress destined to rewrite the rules of magic clashes with a popular combat sorcerer while resolving to spare the lives of innocents. By the award-winning author of the Temeraire series. (Also available as an ebook and downloadable audiobook from Libby/OverDrive.)

Alice by heart /
Steven Sater
Fifteen-year-old Alice confronts grief, loss, and first love with the help of her favorite book, Alice in Wonderland, as she shelters with other refugees in a London Tube station during World War II. Includes photographs of underground shelters used in the war.

940.5486 PRI
Geniuses at war : Bletchley Park, Colossus, and the dawn of the digital age
/ David A. Price
Tells the story of how an English engineer’s team decoded the Nazi high command’s infamous Enigma code during a pivotal moment in World War II by building the world’s first digital electronic computer.

BH: July 2021

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