BESTSELLERS

THE DEATH OF MONEY by James Rickards
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Released: April 8, 2014
A mostly accessible survey of the financial scene. Readers take note: Buy gold, land and art—and hunker down. Read full book review >
SEA OF SHADOWS by Kelley Armstrong

VERDICT: BORROW IT
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 8, 2014
Strong female protagonists make this trilogy opener a standout, if not a stand-alone read. (Fantasy. 14 & up) Read full book review >

HOW TO BABYSIT A GRANDMA by Jean Reagan
by Jean Reagan, illustrated by Lee Wildish

VERDICT: BORROW IT
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 25, 2014
This silly take on role reversal will have preschoolers and early-elementary children plotting their own babysitting jobs. (Picture book. 4-8) Read full book review >
DESTROYER ANGEL by Nevada Barr

VERDICT: BUY IT
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: April 1, 2014
A tour de force that's both the most one-dimensional and the most satisfying of Anna's recent adventures. Read full book review >
WARRIORS by Ted Bell

VERDICT: BORROW IT
THRILLERS
Released: April 1, 2014
Near the end, a villain exclaims, "Then bring me the head of Alexander Hawke!" Really, there's no need. When we finish enjoying Warriors, just bring us Hawke's next lively adventure. Read full book review >

HOW ABOUT NEVER—IS NEVER GOOD FOR YOU? by Bob Mankoff
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 25, 2014
Those who aspire to a career drawing for the New Yorker will find this essential reading—or just give up. Read full book review >
BY ITS COVER by Donna Leon

VERDICT: BORROW IT
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2014
Brunetti (The Golden Egg, 2013, etc.) spends less time with both his charming family and his highly variable colleagues than usual; and with the exception of Franchini, the characters remain distantly evoked rather than vividly present. This one really is for readers who love books. Read full book review >
I'VE GOT YOU UNDER MY SKIN by Mary Higgins Clark
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: April 1, 2014
Rest easy, Agatha: Clark (Daddy's Gone A Hunting, 2013, etc.) can't match your skill at spinning webs as logical as they are surprising. Along the way, however, few readers will be able to resist her creaky charm. Read full book review >
TEMPTING FATE by Jane Green

VERDICT: BORROW IT
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 18, 2014
Scarlet Letter for the 21st century. Read full book review >
BLOSSOM STREET BRIDES by Debbie Macomber
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 25, 2014
Fans will happily return to the warm, welcoming sanctuary of Macomber's Blossom Street, catching up with old friends from past Blossom Street books and meeting new ones being welcomed into the fold. Read full book review >
FROG MUSIC by Emma Donoghue

VERDICT: BUY IT
Released: April 1, 2014
More fine work from one of popular fiction's most talented practitioners. Read full book review >
CAVENDON HALL by Barbara Taylor Bradford
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2014
Not even the Great War can jar this novel out of its stalwart complacency. Read full book review >