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American assassin : a thriller
Flynn, Vince.
New York : Atria Books, c2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FLY

And thereby hangs a tale
Archer, Jeffrey, 1940-
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2010.
Fifteen short pieces are set in various world regions and include "Members Only," in which a young man's life is transformed by a Christmas cracker.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC ARC

Ape house : a novel
Gruen, Sara.
New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC GRU

At home : a short history of private life
Bryson, Bill.
New York : Doubleday, c2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 643.1 BRY

Bad blood
Sandford, John, 1944 Feb. 23-
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC SAN

Blood oath
Farnsworth, Christopher.
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, c2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FAR

The brave : a novel
Evans, Nicholas, 1950-
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC EVA

Bury your dead : a Chief Inspector Gamache novel
Penny, Louise.
New York : Minotaur Books, 2010.
An obsessive historian's quest for the remains of the founder of Quebec, Samuel de Champlain, ends in murder. Could a secret buried with Champlain for nearly 400 years be so dreadful that someone would kill to protect it? Although he is supposed to be on leave, Chief Inspector Gamache cannot walk away from a crime that threatens to ignite long-smoldering tensions between the English and the French. Meanwhile, he is receiving disquieting letters from the village of Three Pines, where beloved Bistro owner Olivier was recently convicted of murder.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PEN

By nightfall
Cunningham, Michael, 1952-
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.
Peter and Rebecca Harris--mid-forties denizens of Manhattan's SoHo, he a dealer, she an editor--are admirable, enviable contemporary urbanites with every reason, it seems, to be happy. Then Rebecca's much younger look-alike brother, Ethan (known in the family as Mizzy, "the mistake"), shows up for a visit.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC CUN

Call me Mrs. Miracle
Macomber, Debbie.
Don Mills, Ont. : Mira Books, c2010.
While working in the toy department of a family-run department store in New York City, Mrs. Miracle seizes the opportunity to connect Holly, who is searching for the perfect robot for her nephew, with Jake, the store owner's son.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC MAC

A Chesapeake Shores Christmas
Woods, Sherryl.
Don Mills, Ont : Mira Books 2010.
Mick and Megan O'Brien finally make plans to walk down the aisle, but not everyone is happy about the upcoming wedding as they are. There's a good chance complications will keep this reunited couple from ever saying "I do."
Belchertown Fiction - FIC WOO

The cobra
Forsyth, Frederick, 1938-
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FOR

Crossfire
Francis, Dick.
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FRA

Deception : an Alex Delaware novel
Kellerman, Jonathan.
New York : Ballantine Books, c2010.
Homicide detective Milo Sturgis and psychologist Alex Delaware probe the hallowed halls of Windsor Prep Academy, one of L.A.'s most prestigious prep schools, searching for the killers of a murdered woman.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC KEL

Dexter is delicious : a novel
Lindsay, Jeffry P.
New York : Doubleday, c2010.
Serial killer Dexter Morgan reevaluates his life views upon the birth of his daughter and investigates the disappearance of a teenage girl who has been running with a group of goths rumored to be engaging in cannibalism.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC LIN

Don't blink : a novel
Patterson, James, 1947-
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PAT

Fall of giants : first in the Century trilogy
Follett, Ken.
New York : Dutton, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FOL

Father of the rain
King, Lily.
New York : Atlantic Monthly Press : distributed by Publishers Group West, c2010.
"Gardiner Amory is a New England WASP who is beginning to feel the cracks in his empire. Nixon is about to be impeached, his wife is leaving him, and his worldview is rapidly becoming outdated. His daughter, Daley, has spent the first eleven years of her life carefully negotiating her parents' conflicting worlds: the liberal, socially committed realm of her mother and the conservative, decadent, liquor-soaked life of her father. As she grows into adulthood, Daley rejects the narrow world that nourished her father's fears and prejudices, and embarks on her own separate life, until he hits rock bottom"--Dust jacket flap.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC KIN

Freedom
Franzen, Jonathan.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.
The idyllic lives of civic-minded environmentalists Patty and Walter Berglund come into question when their son moves in with aggressive Republican neighbors, green lawyer Walter takes a job in the coal industry, and go-getter Patty becomes increasingly unstable and enraged.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FRA

Getting to happy
McMillan, Terry.
New York : Viking, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC MCM

The girl who kicked the hornet's nest
Larsson, Stieg, 1954-2004.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
If and when Lisbeth Salander recovers, she'll be taken back to Stockholm to stand trial for three murders. With the help of her friend, journalist Mikael Blomkvist, she will not only have to prove her innocence, but also identify and denounce those in authority who have allowed the vulnerable, like herself, to suffer abuse and violence. And, on her own, she will plot revenge--against the man who tried to kill her, and the corrupt government institutions that very nearly destroyed her life.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC LAR

Gleeful! : a totally unofficial guide to the hit TV series Glee
Rickman, Amy.
New York : Villard Trade Paperbacks, c2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 791.4572 RIC

Great house
Krauss, Nicole.
New York : W. W. Norton & Co., c2010.
Connected solely by a desk of enormous dimension and many drawers that exerts a power over those who possess it or give it away, three people--a lonely American novelist clinging to the memory of a poet who has mysteriously vanished in Chile, an old man in Israel facing the imminent death of his wife of 51 years, and an esteemed antiques dealer tracking down the things stolen from his father by the Nazis--struggle to create a meaningful permanence in the face of inevitable loss.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC KRA

Gunn's golden rules : life's little lessons for making it work
Gunn, Tim.
New York : Gallery Books, 2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 746.9209 GUN

Healer : a novel
Cassella, Carol Wiley.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Claire Boehning must dust off her long-unused medical expertise and make a living for her family in rural Washington when her husband's biotech venture crashes--taking everything they owned with it.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC CAS

Heaven's fury : a novel
Frey, Stephen W.
New York : Atria Books, 2010.
Preparing for a dangerous snowstorm in rural Wisconsin, sheriff Paul Summers finds his efforts hampered by the arrival of a mysterious group of criminals, a suspicious disappearance, rumors of cult activity, and the murder of a former lover.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FRE

The Hilliker curse : my pursuit of women
Ellroy, James, 1948-
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 813.54 ELL

I'd know you anywhere
Lippman, Laura.
New York : William Morrow, 2010.
After a few years in London, housewife Eliza, her successful husband, and their teenage daughter return home to Washington, D.C. However, Eliza's homecoming sparks up memories of past torments, when she was abducted by a serial killer who is now sitting on death row.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC LIP

Immanuel's veins
Dekker, Ted, 1962-
Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, c2010.
In 1772, Catherine the Great sends trusted warrior Toma Nicolescu to protect the Cantemir family, but when their daughter, Lucine, steals his heart, he is forced to keep silent while another lad begins courting her.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC DEK

In a heartbeat
Noonan, Rosalind.
New York : Kensington Books, c2010.
"Kate McGann is wrenched from sleep by the 3 a.m. phone call every parent dreads. Her nineteen-year-old son, Ben, is lying unconscious in a Syracuse hospital after being attacked in his sleep by an unknown assailant with a baseball bat. While Kate waits, frantically wishing for Ben to wake up and take back his life, she tries to uncover who could have done something so brutal. Ben's talent as a baseball player on his college team made some teammates jealous, but could any of them have hated him enough to do this? The crisis brings all of Ben's relationships into sharp focus--and also leads Kate to unsettling revelations about her marriage. And with each discovery, Kate learns what happens when a single unforeseen event changes everything, and the future you've taken for granted is snatched away in a heartbeat..."--P. [4] of cover.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC NOO

An Irish country courtship
Taylor, Patrick, 1941-
New York : Forge, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC TAY

Juliet : a novel
Fortier, Anne, 1971-
New York : Ballantine Books, c2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC FOR

Kings of the earth : a novel
Clinch, Jon.
New York : Random House, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC CLI

Kiss me if you can
Phillips, Carly.
Don Mills, Ontario : Hqn Books c2010.
Sam Cooper ("Coop") has just become the most eligible bachelor in New York City. Now that he has foiled a jewelry-store robbery and has been rewarded with the ring of his choice, single women all over the city are fawning over the crime reporter. But Coop isn't interested in the admirers sending racy underwear his way. His attention is centered solely on Lexie Davis, the only woman in the city who claims not to be interested in his bachelor status. Instead, free- spirited Lexie is interested in Coop's antique ring, and its (potentially scandalous) history in her family. But Coop is quickly becoming more than just her route to the ring. When his investigation starts to uncover the truth, will she trust her heart--and her family secrets--to this most eligible bachelor?
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PHI

The last lie
White, Stephen, 1951-
New York : Dutton, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC WHI

Last night at Chateau Marmont : a novel
Weisberger, Lauren, 1977-
New York : Atria Books, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC WEI

Legacy : a novel
Steel, Danielle.
New York : Delacorte Press, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC STE

Lone Star winter
Palmer, Diana.
Don Mills, Ontario : HQN, 2010.
"The winter soldier : Everyone in Jacobsville, Texas, steered clear of taciturn Cy Parks--everyone but the spirited Lisa Monroe, who electrified the formidable loner with her tantalizing kisses. Their fiery passion escalated when the soldier returned from the line of duty--and claimed Lisa as his bride, to shield her from a revenge-seeking desperado..."--Dust jacket flap. "Cattleman's pride : He was strong, seductive and set in his ways. She was shy, unassuming and achingly innocent. Yet when Jordan made it his personal crusade to help Libby hold on to her beloved homestead, everyone in Jacobsville knew it was just a matter of time before wedding bells chimed..."--Dust jacket flap.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PAL

The lovers : a novel
Vida, Vendela.
New York : Ecco, c2010.
Yvonne, a recently widowed American mother of two grown children, returns to Datša, Turkey, to relive memories of a happier time, but instead is troubled by her past and finds solace in her friendship with Ahmet, a young local boy.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC VID

Maybe this time
Crusie, Jennifer.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC CRU

Me, myself and why?
Davidson, MaryJanice.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC DAV

Mini-shopaholic : a novel
Kinsella, Sophie.
New York : Dial Press, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC KIN 

My lost daughter
Rosenberg, Nancy Taylor.
New York : Forge, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC ROS

Naked heat
Castle, Richard.
New York : Hyperion [c2010].
When New York's most vicious gossip columnist, Cassidy Towne, is found dead, NYPD Homicide Detective Heat uncovers a gallery of high profile suspects, all with compelling motives for killing the most feared muckraker in Manhattan. Heat's murder investigation is complicated by her surprise reunion with superstar magazine journalist Jameson Rook.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC CAS

Never wave goodbye : a novel of suspense
Magee, Doug, 1947-
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC MAG

A nose for justice : a novel
Brown, Rita Mae.
New York : Ballantine Books, 2010.
On Jeep Reed's Wings Ranch near Reno, Jeep, her great-niece, former Wall Street banker Magdalene "Mags" Rogers, and their two dogs King and Baxter investigate a pump company employee's disappearance, along with an environmentalist's shooting "suicide" and the identity of a really cold corpse.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC BRO

Painted ladies
Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010.
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PAR

The particular sadness of lemon cake
Bender, Aimee.
New York : Doubleday, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC BEN

Portobello : a novel
Rendell, Ruth, 1930-
New York : Scribner, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC REN

The postcard killers : a novel
Patterson, James, 1947-
New York : Little, Brown and Co., c2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PAT

Private
Patterson, James, 1947-
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PAT

Red herring : a Joe Gunther novel
Mayor, Archer.
New York : Minotaur Books, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC MAY

The reversal : a novel
Connelly, Michael, 1956-
New York : Little, Brown, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC CON

Rising road : a true tale of love, race, and religion in America
Davies, Sharon L., 1960-
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 364.152 DAV

Room : a novel
Donoghue, Emma, 1969-
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC DON

Roses
Meacham, Leila, 1938-
New York : Grand Central Pub., 2010.
"Spanning the 20th century, the story of Roses takes place in a small East Texas town against the backdrop of the powerful timber and cotton industries, industries controlled by the scions of the town's founding families" --Provided by publisher.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC MEA

Safe haven
Sparks, Nicholas.
New York : Grand Central Pub., 2010.
"When a mysterious young woman named Katie appears in the small North Carolina town of Southport, her sudden arrival raises questions about her past. Beautiful yet self-effacing, Katie seems determined to avoid forming personal ties until a series of events draws her into two reluctant relationships: one with Alex, a widowed store owner with a kind heart and two young children; and another with her plainspoken single neighbor, Jo. Despite her reservations, Katie slowly begins to let down her guard, putting down roots in the close- knit community and becoming increasingly attached to Alex and his family. But even as Katie begins to fall in love, she struggles with the dark secret that still haunts and terrifies her-- a past that set her on a fearful, shattering journey across the country, to the sheltered oasis of Southport. With Jo's empathic and stubborn support, Katie eventually realizes that she must choose between a life of transient safety and one of riskier rewards-- and that in the darkest hour, love is the only true safe haven"--from author's web site.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC SPA

Santa Fe edge
Woods, Stuart.
New York : G.P. Putnams Sons, c2010.
Ed Eagle, the six-feet-six, take-no-prisoners Santa Fe attorney, has recovered from his encounters with Mexican organized crime and--more treacherously--his ex-wife, Barbara. Now a mysterious new client has come his way, one who may shed light into some dark corners of Ed's past ... and put him in danger once more.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC WOO

Sh*t my dad says
Halpern, Justin.
New York, N. Y. : HarperColllins, 2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 814.6 HAL

So cold the river
Koryta, Michael.
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC KOR

A soft place to land
White, Susan Rebecca.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC WHI

Sourland : stories
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
New York : Ecco, 2010.
A gripping and moving new collection of stories that reimagines the meaning of loss-- through often unexpected and violent means.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC OAT

Spider bones
Reichs, Kathy.
New York : Scribner, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC REI

Star Island
Hiaasen, Carl.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC HIA

Strip
Perry, Thomas, 1947-
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC PER

Super sad true love story : a novel
Shteyngart, Gary, 1972-
New York : Random House, c2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC SHT

Three stations : an Arkady Renko novel
Smith, Martin Cruz, 1942-
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Arkady Renko returns in a new mystery about crime and corruption in the cold, dark, impenetrable landscape of modern day Moscow.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC SMI

Time history's greatest events : 100 turning points that changed the world : an illustrated journey
New York : Time Books c2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 909 TIM

Tough customer
Brown, Sandra, 1948-
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC BRO

Trail of blood
Black, Lisa, 1963-
New York, NY : William Morrow, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC BLA

A visit from the Goon Squad
Egan, Jennifer.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC EGA

The wave : in pursuit of the rogues, freaks and giants of the ocean
Casey, Susan, 1962-
New York : Doubleday, c2010.
Belchertown Nonfiction - 551.46 CAS

Wicked appetite
Evanovich, Janet.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2010.
Life in Marblehead has had a pleasant predictability, until Diesel arrives. Rumor has it that a collection of priceless ancient relics representing the Seven Deadly Sins have made their way to Boston's North Shore. Partnered with pastry chef Lizzie Tucker, Diesel bullies and charms his way through historic Salem to track them down, and his criminal mastermind cousin Gerewulf Grimorie. The black-haired, black-hearted Wulf is on the hunt for the relic representing gluttony. Caught in a race against time, Diesel and Lizzie soon find out that more isn't always better, as they battle Wulf and the first of the deadly sins.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC EVA

The widower's tale
Glass, Julia, 1956-
New York : Pantheon Books, c2010.
Enjoying an active but lonely rural life, seventy-year-old Percy allows a progressive preschool to move into his barn and transform his quiet home into a lively, youthful community that compels him to reexamine the choices he made after his wife's death.
Belchertown Fiction - FIC GLA

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