The Journal Gazette
Sunday, June 28, 2020 1:00 am

New library books

The following summer reads are newly available through the Allen County Public Library.

“The Second Home” by Christina Clancy

Inheriting their family's Cape Cod summer home years after long-term estrangement, two sisters are reunited by a man with a legitimate claim to the property who would set the record straight.

“Riviera Gold” by Laurie R. King

Visiting the French Riviera in the summer of 1925, Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are embroiled in a mystery shaped by the traditional pleasures of Monte Carlo and the modern delights of the Jazz Age.

“East Coast Girls” by Kerry Kletter

Twelve years after a terrible trauma wrenched them apart, four childhood friends return to Montauk to rekindle their close bonds but end up having to confront their past and their decisions from that horrible night.

“Beach Read” by Emily Henry

An acclaimed but blocked literary master and a best-selling novelist who has stopped believing in true love agree to a summer-long writing project that challenges them to write well in each other's style.

“The Summer of Kim Novak” by Hakan Nesser

When he comes across a newspaper article about unsolved crimes, Erik is overwhelmed by memories and questions from a summer of his youth spent in Sweden during which he and his friend made a shocking discovery that disrupted their world.

“I Killed Zoe Spanos” by Kit Frick

Hoping for a new start when she accepts a summer nanny job in the Hamptons, Anna is drawn into the disappearance of a local teen she eerily resembles while a local podcaster searches for answers in a tale of suspense inspired by Daphne du Maurier's “Rebecca.”

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