• The Living Infinite: A Novel

    The Living Infinite: A Novel

    Acevedo, Chantel

    A real 19th-century Bourbon infanta is the inspiration for this novel about a princess who writes a rebellious feminist memoir. Fresh, fast-moving historical fiction from a master storyteller.

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 0 on 10 copies

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  • The King Is Always Above the People: Stories

    The King Is Always Above the People: Stories

    Alarcón, Daniel

    What circumstances make us who we are, and how much can we change? A smart and understated collection that puts some new twists on old-fashioned identity crises.

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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  • In the Midst of Winter: A Novel

    In the Midst of Winter: A Novel

    Allende, Isabel

    Thrown together by a Brooklyn blizzard, two NYU professors and a Guatemalan nanny find themselves with a body to dispose of. This winter’s tale has something to melt each frozen heart.

    Format: Book - 2017 First Atria Books hardcover edition

    Holds: 8 on 35 copies

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  • The Ways of Wolfe: A Border Noir

    The Ways of Wolfe: A Border Noir

    Blake, James Carlos

    Axel Wolfe, an imprisoned member of the outlaw Wolfe family, risks escape for the chance to see his long-lost daughter.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition, First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition

    Holds: 0 on 2 copies

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  • It's Always the Husband

    It's Always the Husband

    Campbell, Michele

    Three college roommates find their lives inextricably linked after the death of a friend in this moody and dark portrayal of friendship and marriage.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 7 copies

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  • The House of Impossible Beauties

    The House of Impossible Beauties

    Cassara, Joseph

    A cast of gay and transgender kids navigate the Harlem ball scene of the 1980s and 1990s. Inspired by the House of Xtravaganza made famous in the documentary, Paris Is Burning.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 2 on 15 copies

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  • In the Distance

    In the Distance

    Díaz, Hernán

    Violent, often surrealistic Wild West yarn set in the 1840s; Cormac McCarthy by way of Gabriel García Márquez.

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 2 on 15 copies

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  • The Veins of the Ocean

    The Veins of the Ocean

    Engel, Patricia

    After her older brother kills his girlfriend's baby because he thinks she is cheating on him, 23-year-old Reina feels trapped trying to comfort him on death row—until his death frees her to start over. A dark comedy with unexpected heart.

    Format: Book - 2016 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 1 copy

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  • Sudden Death

    Sudden Death

    Enrigue, Alvaro

    A tennis match between a poet and a painter serves as an extended metaphor on the messy clash between colonialism and art.

    Format: Book - 2016

    Holds: 0 on 8 copies

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  • Here in Berlin: A Novel

    Here in Berlin: A Novel

    García, Cristina

    A visitor to Berlin accumulates the haunting stories of its residents, creating a vivid portrait of a decimated yet surging city in this story of how people live with their pasts.

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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