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Buy all five books in the Great Library


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Sometimes the smallest secret creates the biggest ripple of trouble.


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When she holds the key to the one case he couldn’t solve, he must choose justice or love.


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They must risk everything-- before it’s too late…


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A meeting of minds…But a most unsuitable match!


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He has nothing and everything to lose…


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His former lover has returned with an explosive secret.


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Mousse and Murder
by Elizabeth Logan
"A charming new cozy mystery series set in Alaska"
Posted June 18, 2020

Over the past year, Charlie has taken over the reins at the family diner so her parents can travel. It’s been nice returning home to Alaska and getting a fresh start. Charlie’s excited to put her own spin on the diner. She clashes with the Read more...


Wonder Woman: Warbringer
by Louise Simonson, Leigh Bardugo
"Great adaptation and update of the beloved and great superhero."
Posted April 9, 2020

On the day of the famed race to Bana-Mighdall, Diana witnesses a storm out at sea. She hears the grumbling of thunder and witnesses ships going up in flames. When she hears a voice asking for help, she rescues a girl. However, having a human on the island Read more...


You Deserve Each Other
by Sarah Hogle
"All's Fair in Love and War"
Posted April 9, 2020

Naomi used to think her fiance was perfect, but now one year and nine months later, she loves him 40%. Recently she’s been letting things slide, half-listening to him rant, half- listening at dinner at his parent’s house, and half-listening during their day Read more...


Crush the King
by Jennifer Estep
"Hard to say Goodbye - so many battles, can she win the war and Crush the King?"
Posted March 15, 2020

After yet another attack on her life, Queen Everleigh Blair is done playing defense. She’s ready to start an offensive game with her opponent – the King of Morta. Luckily the Regalia Games are days away. Evie and her team come up with a plan to stop Read more...


Diana: Princess of the Amazons
by Shannon Hale
"Princess in Trouble"
Posted March 15, 2020

As the only child among her mother and aunties on Paradise Island, life gets a lonely for Diana. After her mother breaks another promise to her, Diana goes looking for entertainment. With some discarded clay, Diana creates a new friend. When her new friend Mona comes to life, no Read more...


The Grace Kelly Dress
by Brenda Janowitz
"A dress + 3 women = happily every afters"
Posted March 15, 2020

The wedding dress inspired by Grace Kelly’s was created with love. Now that Rocky’s engaged, her mother gives her the dress to wear. Rocky hates the dress, but she can’t tell her mother. They don’t have that kind of relationship. Rocky Read more...


Black Canary: Ignite
by Meg Cabot
"Finding Your Voice"
Posted January 21, 2020

Dinah Lance isn’t about to let anyone stop her – not the school principal and certainly not her parents. She wants to join the junior police academy and follow in her father’s footsteps. Dinah has no idea why the school principle seems to have it Read more...


DC Super Hero Girls: At Metropolis High
by Amy Wolfram
"Superheros need friends too"
Posted November 26, 2019

Supergirl and her friends are late again for school after fighting crime. The principal has had enough. She gives them a week to join afterschool activities or they risk suspension. Principal Chapin hopes the clubs will make the girls feel more connected to the school. But on the first Read more...


The Christmas Keeper
by Jenn McKinlay
"Finding your Christmas Spirit"
Posted November 21, 2019

In exile from her New York City job, Savannah’s working at her best friend’s romance bookstore. She misses city life, but she loves working with her friend. Still, she’s determined to gain back her reputation and her job. She’s not about Read more...


25 Days 'Til Christmas
by Poppy Alexander
"Christmas can be a lonely time"
Posted November 21, 2019

Kate used to love Christmas. But that was before her husband died and things got tough. This year she’s determined to make Christmas extra special for her son. Jack has been begging for an advent calendar. With little money to spare, Kate creates a calendar and hides Read more...


A Dash of Christmas
by Samantha Chase
"Falling in Love over food"
Posted November 21, 2019

Emery Monaghan’s life blew up when her fiance is accused of sexual misconduct. Instead of standing by her man as his lawyer and her parents suggest, she flees. The press swarms her work and her residence, leaving no place safe. When an old family friend offers her Read more...


The Princess Plan
by Julia London
"He doesn't Impress her much"
Posted November 21, 2019

The Crown Prince of Alucia travels to England to work out a trade agreement between the two countries and to find himself a bride. At the masquerade ball, Miss Eliza Tricklebank inadvertently meets him twice. Everyone in London is talking about the crown prince and speculating on his bride Read more...


Christmas Angels
by Nancy Naigle
"A new beginning at Christmas. . ."
Posted November 13, 2019

Liz has always dreamed of owning an inn like the one that belonged to her grandparents. When she stumbles across a listing for said inn, she’s dumbfounded. It looks just like she remembered. With an auction set to go the next day, there’s very little Read more...


An Alaskan Christmas
by Jennifer Snow
"A new beginning at Christmas!"
Posted September 26, 2019

Ever since her mother died, Erika’s looked to her father for inspiration. She’s become a workaholic just like him. But it’s not enough. She’s not enough. When she’s ordered to take a two-week vacation from surgery, which will Read more...


One More Moment
by Samantha Chase
"Rockstar romance to touch your heart"
Posted August 28, 2019

Charlotte realizes the man in front of her in the coffee line is having a bad day, so she offers to pay for his coffee and blueberry muffin. Annoyed, he allows it. But he follows her outside the coffee shop to learn why she helped him. He's more Read more...


Teen Titans: Raven
by Kami Garcia
"The power of Sisterhood"
Posted August 28, 2019

A car accident kills both Raven’s foster mom and her memories. She’s not sure about anything anymore. She moves to New Orleans with her aunt and cousin to finish high school, but starting over isn’t easy. Sure, she remembers the everyday things like Read more...


Crashing the A-List
by Summer Heacock
"Blackmail turns into a Fake Romance in this black comedy!"
Posted August 28, 2019

After losing her book editing job, Clara Montgomery also loses her apartment. She’s forced to move in with her little brother and his fiancé. While hunting for a new job, she takes a job cleaning abandoned storage units. Charlie, the owner, advises her to be on Read more...


Love and Death Among the Cheetahs
by Rhys Bowen
"Welcome to the Jungle, it's not what is expected from the upper class, or is it?"
Posted August 28, 2019

Lady Georgiana has finally tied the knot. She’s no longer in line for the throne, and she’s officially an old married lady. The first few days of the honeymoon on a houseboat are bliss. But the couple’s back to reality soon enough. At Read more...


The Perfect Date
by Evelyn Lozada, Holly Lorincz
"Worst Fake Date Ever (Sort of)"
Posted August 22, 2019

Angel's desperately trying to finish nursing school and obtain her degree. She wants to build a better life for herself and her son Jose, who has asthma and his medicine is expensive. She’s doing the best she can but between her bartending job, her nursing internship Read more...


Word to the Wise
by Jenn McKinlay
"Roses are Read..."
Posted August 22, 2019

Lindsey Norris is happily engaged, so she’s surprised when a new library patron starts paying her extra attention. At first, she brushes off her discomfort after he thanks her for helping him research. But when he shows up at her house after work one night, he&rsquo Read more...


Jennifer Rummel


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After spending 11 years as a Young Adult Librarian, I moved libraries and became a Children's and YA Librarian. I love love love books and talking about reading. My favorite types of books include mysteries, romance, thrillers, and spy books. I adore crafty books, regency romances, and cozy mysteries. When I'm not reading or talking about books, I love baking, crafting, watching the Celtics, or snuggling with my two dogs.

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