Here's a look at the titles we love that hit shelves this week.
"The historical details, which will have you believing you are seeing the building of a church and hearing the plague victims’ cries, merge with a cross-cultural love story..."
"One of the legends of romantic suspense proves yet again why her books are consistent bestsellers as she delves into the dangerous world of salvage and treasure hunting."
Paranormal Romance/Urban Fantasy
"Molly’s character evolution as she copes with love, loss, pain, treachery and frightening amounts of power makes this series emotionally riveting and intense."
"Larrieu’s first Shadowminds book is a deeply emotional, imaginative debut, featuring a strong cast of powerful paranormal characters and a snappy, suspenseful plot."
"Scottoline brings tension to a boil in her latest novel. Her characters are believable, and her protagonist is sympathetic despite making a truly horrific choice at the start of the novel."
"Fishman’s sweetly told tale will resonate with readers who desire change in their lives, but it will also touch the hearts of others. It’s refreshing to read about a character who doesn’t have it all together..."
"Burke’s debut novel is impressive; he invites readers to observe the embattled life of Andre Battel from the different points of view of a fascinating set of characters."
"First in a new trilogy, Up at Butternut Lake is charming and uplifting, especially for those who have experienced loss, or have lost a loved one to war."
"With unparalleled elegance and skill, Taylor delivers a mesmerizing and explosive conclusion to her Daughter of Smoke & Bone trilogy. Readers will revel in Taylor’s expert prose..."
"The story is so rich and open-ended it raises a question perhaps only Aria — or Pauley — can answer: Will there be more fantastic installments? We can only hope."
"This amazing first book in the Age of Legends series sure is a heart-stopper, showing that there’s nothing stronger than the bond between sisters. Armstrong’s fantastic new series takes the paranormal genre to a whole new level."
"Heartbreaking, adventurous and poignant, Wunder’s latest should be savored like a decadent dessert. Readers will find themselves setting this book down periodically, just to ponder its thought-provoking contents..."
"Brashares’ era-hopping race against time is fast paced and heady, with each chapter leading seamlessly to the next. This is a single-sitting read, perfect for fans of Brashares’ earlier work, as well as Veronica Roth’s Divergent."
"Connors, aka bestselling paranormal author Alyssa Day, makes a splash with this YA offering. The hero Mickey in particular is swoon-worthy; he’s a potential bad boy — misunderstood with a heart of gold."