A snow day will be here before you know it – one of those days when you want nothing more than to curl up with a good book and ignore Mother Nature’s fury. So to prepare for that day, here’s a look at what’s coming from your favorite authors this winter. Registered library card holders may call the library at (586) 469-6200 to place holds on these forthcoming titles. When you place your hold in advance, you help your librarians decide how many copies of a popular title will be needed to meet demand. Registered library card holders may also place their own holds by visiting our online library catalog at www.mtclib.org. (You will need your library card number and PIN to use this feature).
Baldacci, David. The Fix. (April). Football player-turned-detective Amos Decker returns in this third installment of the series following Memory Man and The Last Mile.
Beaton, M.C. Death of a Ghost. (Hamish Macbeth Mystery #32). (February).
Scotland’s most quick-witted but unambitious policeman, Sergeant Hamish Macbeth, hears reports of a haunted castle near Drim. He and his assistant Charlie Carson decide to spend a night at the ruined castle to get to the bottom of the rumors once and for all. There is no ghost…but when they find a dead body propped against the wall in the cellar it’s clear something strange and deadly is going on at the castle, and Hamish must get to the bottom of it before the “ghost” can strike again.
Box, C. J. Vicious Circle. (Joe Pickett Novel #17). (March). The past comes back to haunt Joe Pickett and his family with devastating effect in this new novel in the Joe Pickett series.
Hurwitz, Gregg. The Nowhere Man: An Orphan Novel. (January). The Orphan Program is an off-the-books operation designed to create assassins. In the next installment of the Orphan X series, Evan Smoak is taken from a group home at twelve and placed in the Orphan Program to become Orphan X. He breaks with the Program using everything he learned to disappear and reinvent himself as Nowhere Man. (more…)