The November list of librarian favorites includes historical fiction, new mystery and suspense, a collection of futuristic short stories and new entries from bestselling authors. Find out more about each selection - and place holds - by clicking the title to visit our catalog, and see the LibraryReads website to read brief reviews submitted by librarians from across the country.
- The Best Bad Things by Katrina Carrasco
Life on the edge with a cross-dressing woman in the 1887 frontier.
- The Colors of All the Cattle by Alexander McCall Smith
The new book in the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series unwraps another layer in the lives of the characters.
- The Kinship of Secrets by Eugenia Kim
A sweeping family saga in which two sisters are separated during the Korean War.
- Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri
A modern take on the classic Disney tale of Mulan.
- A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne
Enter the disturbing world of high stakes publishing.
- My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite
A dark, lively and funny story about how much you’ll put up with from your family.
- Newcomer by Keigo Higashino
Newly transferred Tokyo Police Detective Kaga is assigned a baffling murder.
- The Adults by Caroline Hulse
A divorced couple spends Christmas with their 7-year-old daughter and their new partners - what could go wrong?
- How Long ‘Til Black Future Month by N. K. Jemisin
A short story collection from the most celebrated speculative fiction author of our time.
- Someone to Trust by Mary Balogh
Love defies societal expectations in this Regency romance.
- Kingdom of the Blind by Louise Penny
Penny digs deep into her familiar characters in what may be her most personal book.
Which one will you read first? If you need help placing a hold with your Chandler Public Library card, give us a call at 480-782-2800.