Our Box o’ Books has something for everyone!
The latest from Debbie Macomber and Jude Deveraux, a “Best of 2013″ legal thriller, the much-anticipated novel from the author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, the newest from Lisa See, and a love story from Anna Quindlen, just to name a few. Scroll down to get the complete list and read about each book. Good luck to all!
We’ve partnered with Random House Reader’s Circle to bring you 15 great books. RHRC is dedicated to publishing the very best for book groups—thought-provoking books selected because they have a compelling narrative guaranteed to spark a lively discussion.
We’ve also partnered with Random House Audio to bring you five audiobooks (unabridged CDs). Check out Dan Brown, John Grisham, Stieg Larsson, Sue Grafton, Sophie Kinsella, J.K. Rowling, Stephenie Meyer, and more at RH Audio.
By Jude Deveraux
Set on a magical Massachusetts island, True Love introduces characters from a new generation of Montgomery-Taggerts, the beloved family from Deveraux’s classic novels. + the unabridged audiobook!
The Inn at Rose Harbor
By Debbie Macomber
A heartwarming new series based in the Pacific Northwest town of Cedar Cove, where a charming cast of characters finds love, forgiveness, and renewal behind the doors of the cozy Rose Harbor Inn. + the unabridged audiobook!
By Lisa See
It’s 1938 in San Francisco: a world’s fair is preparing to open on Treasure Island, a war is brewing overseas, and the city is alive with possibilities. From the bestselling author of Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony in Love, and Shanghai Girls.
Songs of Willow Frost
By Jamie Ford
The much-anticipated second novel from the author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet. Set against the backdrop of Depression-era Seattle, a powerful tale of two souls – both seeking love, hope, and forgiveness.
Still Life with Bread Crumbs
By Anna Quindlen
A deeply moving and often very funny story of unexpected love, and a stunningly crafted journey into the life of a woman, her heart, her mind, her days, as she discovers that life is a story with many levels.
The One & Only
By Emily Giffin
A #1 New York Times bestseller. Thoughtful, funny, and brilliantly observed, a luminous novel about finding your passion, following your heart, and, most of all, believing in something bigger than yourself. + the unabridged audiobook!
by Ruth Reichl
Reichl’s foodie memoirs have a special place in the hearts of hundreds of thousands of readers. Now, with this magical debut novel, she has created a sumptuous, wholly realized world that will enchant you. + the unabridged audiobook!
By Curtis Sittenfeld
Curtis Sittenfeld, author of American Wife and Prep, returns with a mesmerizing novel of family and identity, loyalty and deception, and the delicate line between truth and belief. + the unabridged audiobook!
The Deepest Secret
By Carla Buckley
For fans of Jodi Picoult, Kim Edwards, and William Landay, The Deepest Secret is part intimate family drama, part gripping page-turner, exploring the profound power of the truths we’re scared to face . . . about our marriages, our children, and ourselves.
By Nancy Thayer
Nancy Thayer returns to her beloved Nantucket in an entertaining tale of three sisters forced to confront the past over one event-filled summer on the island. Eventually, the Randall sisters come to forgive, and learn to open their hearts to love.
Blood & Beauty
By Sarah Dunant
The bestselling author of acclaimed Italian Renaissance novels, including Birth of Venus, turns her discerning eye to one of the world’s most intriguing and infamous families—the Borgias—in an engrossing work of literary fiction.
By William Landay
It is the ultimate test for any parent: How far would you go to protect your child? It is a test of devotion. For Andy Barber, a man with an iron will and a dark secret, it is a test of guilt and innocence in the deepest sense.
By Elizabeth McCracken
Heartache is always interwoven with strange, charmed moments of joy—an unexpected conversation with small children, the gift of a parrot with a bad French accent—that remind us of the wonder and mystery of being alive.
Remember Me Like This
By Bret Anthony Johnston
Four years have passed since Justin Campbell’s disappearance, a tragedy that rocked the small town of Southport, Texas. Did he run away? Was he kidnapped? As the Campbells search for answers, they struggle to hold what’s left of their family together.
Letters From Skye
By Jessica Brockmole
A sweeping story told in letters, spanning two continents and two world wars, Jessica Brockmole’s atmospheric debut novel captures the indelible ways that people fall in love, and celebrates the power of the written word to stir the heart.
By Gillian Flynn
RIFer favorite, blockbuster bestseller, coming to a theater near you on October 2, 2014. What can we say? If you haven’t read this one yet, tell all your friends not to spoil it for you. The twists and turns will knock you off your chair.
By Miranda Beverly-Whittemore
RIFer favorite. Mabel spends the summer at Bittersweet, Ev’s cottage on the Vermont estate where her family has been holding court for more than a century. Shocking violence reveals what Ev’s family may have done to keep their power intact.
Until You’re Mine
By Samantha Hayes
RIFer favorite. You’re alone. You’re vulnerable. And you have something that someone else wants. At any cost. Riveting from its very first pages, Until You’re Mine is a multilayered masterwork of twisted, psychological suspense.
By Scott Sigler
RIFer favorite. The entire human race balances on the razor’s edge of annihilation, beset by an enemy that turns our own bodies against us, that changes normal people into psychopaths or transforms them into nightmares.
By Greg Kincaid
RIFer favorite. Free spirit Angel Two Sparrow is having trouble making ends meet. On the verge of desperation, she inherits her crazy Aunt Lilly’s bookmobile and half-wolf named No Barks, and dreams up yet another life plan.