This week's list includes self-help titles, suspense thrillers, and political examinations to check out from the Miami Public Library.
Crushing It! How great Entrepreneurs Build Their Business and Influence by Gary Vaynerchuk
The New York Times best-selling author of Crush It! shares new lessons and inspiration drawn from dozens of entrepreneurs who rejected traditional corporate careers in favor of pursuing their dreams.
Directorate S: the C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Steve Coll
A follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize-winning Ghost Wars traces America's intelligence, military and diplomatic efforts to defeat Al Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan and Pakistan in the years since 9/11.
Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff
With extraordinary access to the West Wing, Michael Wolff reveals what happened behind-the-scenes in the first nine months of the most controversial presidency of our time.
The French Girl by Lexie Elliott
Sharing an idyllic week in a French farmhouse, six university students find their deep bond tested by the arrival of a beautiful woman who undermines their loyalties and ignites tensions before an explosive event that places one of the students under suspicion for the woman's death a decade later.
Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis
The popular online personality and founder of TheChicSite.com presents her signature frank and humorous advice on how to break the cycle of burnout and negativity to achieve self-confidence and pursue a life of exuberance, drawing on her personal experiences as a celebrity wife and mother to reveal her strategies for revitalizing postponed life goals.
A Long Way from Home by Peter Carey
The award-winning author of Amnesia finds a speed-loving woman, her car salesman husband and a thrill-seeking quiz-show champion entering a dangerous race that circumnavigates the natural obstacles of 1954 Australia.
The Neighborhood by Mario Vargas Llosa
The Nobel Prize-winning author of The Discreet Hero presents a politically charged detective novel set against a backdrop of the 1990s Peruvian underworld and the corrupt years of Alberto Fujimori's presidency, following two high-society couples as they become embroiled in a disturbing vortex of erotic adventures and politically driven blackmail.
One Last Breath by Lisa Jackson
After surviving a wedding-party bloodbath—and subsequently leaving her husband, Liam Bastian, and his wealthy family for the remote sanctuary of Point Roberts, Washington—Rory Abernathy and her daughter are tracked down by Liam, who is surprised to discover they had a child, and soon they wonder if the wedding killer, who was never caught, is hunting them.
Sirens by Joseph Knox
An emotionally damaged Manchester detective takes an undercover assignment to rescue a politician's runaway daughter, who has developed an association with a brilliant and lethal drug lord.
Strength in Stillness by Bob Roth
A practical guide to meditation by a leading authority shares insights into the scientific principles behind why and how Transcendental Meditation works to reduce stress, access inner power, and build resilience.