New Titles 1/22/2022

Adult Titles
Posted on 01/22/2022
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Noorcover of Noor
by Nnedi Okorafor

Available as: print book

Nnedi Okorafor is a Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy award winning author.  Her books are inspired by her Nigerian heritage and frequent trips to Africa.  In Noor, we are introduced to Anwuli Okwudili who prefers to be called AO. To her, these initials have always stood for Artificial Organism.  AO was not expected to live when born due to a differently abled body.  Yet instead of viewing her strange body the way the world views it, AO embraces all that she is: A woman with body augmentations. In a world where everything is streamed and everyone is watching expect the unexpected in this fast-paced, journey of tribe, destiny, body, and technology and the fact that the future sometimes isn’t so predictable.


cover of We Are the BrennansWe Are the Brennans
by Tracey Lange

Available as: print book, eBook, eAudio

We Are the Brennans explores lingering impact of shame and healing power of love in the story of a family torn apart by secrets following a drunk driving accident that brings Sunday Brennan home to recover.  The return is challenging as she has been gone for five years, having left with little explanation. As Sunday heals and finds her way back to her life with her family, the secrets that have been kept for generations are also causing more and more harm.  The arrival of a dangerous man from Sunday’s past brings everything to a head, forcing the entire Brennan family to confront their mistakes and find a way forward together.


Flying Angelscover of Flying Angels
by Danielle Steel

Available as: print book

Set during WW2, six young flight nurses join the elite Medical Air Evacuation Transport Squadron after Pearl Harbor is attacked.  A sweeping historical novel that addresses the inequity of women risking their lives and serving during this war while being compensated poorly and with little opportunities for advancement or recognition. They become known as the “Flying Angels” bound together by this experience as they serve as bravely and tirelessly as the men they rescue on the front lines.  Danielle Steel presents a tribute to these incredibly courageous women, inspiring symbols of bravery and valor.