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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 1:00 am

New library books

The following romance books are new at the Georgetown Branch of the Allen County Public Library.

“By the Book” by Julia Sonneborn

In this re-telling of Jane Austen's classic, “Persuasion,” an English professor in California fighting for tenure experiences a huge setback when her first love and ex-fiancé is hired as the college's new president.

“The Lost Castle: A Split-Time Romance” by Kristy Cambron

Bridging the past to the present in three time periods – the French Revolution, World War II and present day – “The Lost Castle” is a story of loves won and lost, of battles waged in the hearts of men, and of an enchanted castle that stood witness to it all, inspiring a legacy of faith through the generations.

“Happiness for Humans” by P.Z. Reizin

Working to humanize a sophisticated AI, a London software company employee falls for an equally lonely aspiring writer in Connecticut before discovering that their match has been arranged by her AI charge, a situation that is further complicated by a hostile adversary.

“Sisters Like Us” by Susan Mallery

Despite dealing with the chaos caused by her live-in mother, her virtual-assistant business, her rebellious teenage daughter and her pregnant sister, Bunny can't help entertaining the notion that a handsome client who keeps coming around may be for her.

“The Saturday Night Supper Club” by Carla Laureano

Denver chef Rachel Bishop has accomplished everything she's dreamed, but when a targeted smear campaign causes her to be pushed out of the business by her partners, she vows to do whatever it takes to get her life back,  even if that means joining forces with the man who inadvertently set the disaster in motion.