New Castle County Staff Picks - August 2023

Updated August 28, 2023
Drag items up and down to your preferred order then select the "Save Order" button.
Door-to-door bookstore, the
Henn, Carsten
The charming international bestseller about books and the power of reading.
The housekeepers
Hay, Alex (Writer)
'Flawless, lawless fun' Kiran Millwood Hargrave, bestselling author of The Mercies'Prepare to grow hungrier for justice with every page you turn' Nina de Gramont, bestselling author of The Christie Affair---UPSTAIRS, MADAM IS PLANNING THE PARTY OF THE SEASON.<...
Love, honor, betray
Monroe, Mary
The sun walks down
McFarlane, Fiona
The moving new novel from the bestselling author of The Night Guest. 'Gorgeous storytelling and superb characters are among the glories of The Sun Walks Down. Fiona McFarlane is an extraordinary writer, one of the best working today. Her magnificent reworking of the lost...
House of Cotton
Brashears, Monica.
NPR BEST BOOK OF 2023 * An enchanting Black Southern gothic debut, perfect for readers of Mexican Gothic... "Fresh, haunting...In her roller-coaster ride of a gothic debut novel, Monica Brashears upends expectations at every turn." --The New York Times "Every...
And there was light : Abraham Lincoln and the American struggle
Meacham, Jon
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER . Pulitzer Prize-winning biographerJon Meacham chronicles the life of Abraham Lincoln, charting how-and why-he confronted secession, threats to democracy, and the tragedy of slavery to expand the possibilities of America. "Meacham has given us...
George : a magpie memoir
Hughes, Frieda
'He was a hectic, unprincipled bird, but it was impossible not to love him' ... a memoir of love, obsession and feathers

Library staff! You can create and contribute to lists. Contact your catalog administrator or log in here.