Fight the Chill with these Thrillers

We don’t want to keep you waiting in suspense. Here’s a list of the latest mysteries, crime dramas, and thrillers new to the Pratt. Check them out!

A Longer Fall
By Charlaine Harris

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All That’s Bright and Gone
By Eliza Nellums

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Blue Moon
By Lee Child

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First Cut
By Judy Melinek and T.J. Mitchell

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The Chestnut Man
By Soren Sveistrup

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The Last Affair
By Margot Hunt

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The Lying Room
By Nicci French

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The Vanishing
By Jayne Ann Krentz

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By Colleen Hoover

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This December in Nonfiction

Are you a fan of nonfiction books? If so take a look of these thought-provoking and intriguing novels new to the Pratt’s shelves.

All Blood Runs Red
By Phil Keith
Felon: Poems
By Reginald Dwayne Betts
Finding Chika
By Mitch Albom
By Haben Girma
In the Dream House
By Carmen Maria Machado
Life Undercover
By Amaeyllis Fox
On the Plain of Snakes
By Paul Theroux
Self-Portrait in Black and White
By Thomas Chatterton Williams
The Way I Heard It
By Mike Rowe

The Yellow House
By Sarah M. Broom
Walking to Jerusalem
By Justin Butcher
Wild Game
By Adrienne Brodeur

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?
By Caitlin Doughty

Oh What Fun! Holiday Movies on Hoopla

Need help getting into the Holiday spirit? Take a look at these fun and festive movies available to stream on Hoopla. With Hoopla you can check out 6 movies, eBooks, comics or music without any wait.

Go ahead and grab your blanket, mug of hot chocolate, and make it a movie day!

Check out what’s new in YA

Whether you’re a teen or just a fan of YA fiction stop by the Pratt and check out one of these new picks to read!

All-American Muslim Girl
By Nadine Jolie-Courtney

Straight-A student, Allie has it all going for her. When she witnesses Islamophobia in her small town and across the nation, she decides to embrace her Muslim faith—study, practice it, and even face misunderstanding for it. Who is Allie, if she sheds the façade of the “perfect” all-American girl?

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Light it Up
By Kekla Magoon

When a police officer shoots and kills an unarmed thirteen-year-old girl, a community is thrown into upheaval. The killing leads to unrest, a growing movement to protest the senseless taking of black lives, and the arrival of white supremacist counter demonstrators.

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The How & the Why
By Cynthia Hand

Cassandra has the best parents a girl could ask for. She has everything she needs—but she has questions, too. Questions her adoptive parents can’t answer, no matter how much they love her. Eighteen years ago, someone wrote Cass a series of letters. And they may just hold the answers Cass has been searching for.

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Also new in Young Adult:

A River of Royal Blood
By Amanda Joy
Blood Heir
By Amélie Wen Zhao
By Rosaria Munda
Girls of Storm and Shadow
By Natasha Ngan
By Sarah Deming

By Nic Stone
The Bone Houses
By Emily Lloyd-Jones
The Guinevere Deception
By Kiersten White
War Girls
By Tochi Onyebuchi

A Starry Sky of Reading

Star light, star bright, what books give us delight? At the Central Library’s Light City festivities on Friday, November 1, customers wrote the names of books they loved on paper stars and hung the stars on a community mural.

Here are most of the titles. How many of these have you read?

Children and Young Adult Books:

Adult Books: