Historical fiction and humor haunt in these new novels. Where to begin? Come by the Corsicana Public Library to check out these and other new bestsellers, series, audiobooks, ebooks and old standards to help you wile away those too-hot summer nights.
Naamah: A Novel by Sarah Blake
In fresh and modern language, Blake revisits the story of the Ark and rediscovers the agonizing burdens endured by the woman at the heart of the story. Naamah is a parable for our time: a provocative fable of body, spirit, and resilience.
Under The Table by Stephanie Evanovich
New York Times bestselling author of Big Girl Panties puts a modern twist on My Fair Lady in this funny, romantic confection in which a canny young woman makes over her awkward millionaire client, with some surprising results.
Between Two Shores by Jocelyn Green
With a Mohawk mother and a French father in 1759 Montreal, Catherine Duval finds it easier to remain neutral among warring sides. But when her British ex-fiancé, Samuel, is taken prisoner by her father, he claims to have information that could end the war. Is she willing to commit treason for the greater good?
Dear Mrs. Bird by AJ Pearce
Irrepressibly funny and enormously moving, Dear Mrs. Bird is a love letter to the enduring power of friendship, the kindness of strangers and the courage of ordinary people in extraordinary times.
One Summer In Paris by Sarah Morgan
Bestselling author Sarah Morgan returns with this heartwarming novel about the power of friendship, love and what happens when an ending is just the beginning.
Ghosted by Rosie Walsh
Ghosted is a novel about the consequences of keeping secrets, being haunted by grief and, ultimately, about learning how to let go of the past. Most of all, it’s about the joy that comes from opening your heart.
Jeeves And The King Of Clubs by Ben Schott
A new Jeeves and Wooster novel, penned in homage to P. G. Wodehouse by bestselling author Ben Schott, regales with literature’s favorite master and servant - now spies for the English Crown.
Of Blood And Bone by Nora Roberts
Nora Roberts, the New York Times bestselling author of the epic Year One returns with Of Blood and Bone, produces a new tale of terror and magic in a brand-new world.
Tiffany Blues by M. J. Rose
New York Times bestselling author M. J. Rose returns with a dazzling Jazz Age jewel about a young painter confronting a traumatic past while spending the summer at a prestigious artists colony run by Louis Comfort Tiffany of Tiffany & Co. fame.
The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict
If you enjoyed I Was Anastasia, The Paris Wife and Mrs. Poe, you will love this captivating story. Marie Benedict brings to life the story of one of the most overlooked women of science.