This week's list of titles now available to borrow at the Miami Public Library.
The Miami Public Library, 200 N Main St, Miami, is open 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday; 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and 1 - 5 p.m. Sunday.
Chicago by David Mamet
The Oscar-nominated screenwriter of The Untouchables and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of Glengarry Glen Ross presents a novel set against a backdrop of the 1920s Chicago mob scene and follows the experiences of a World War I veteran who seeks vigilante justice against the man responsible for killing the woman he loved
Closer Than You Know by Brad Parks
When Melanie Barrick finds herself being framed on drug charges and her son taken by Social Services, her only hope is Amy Kaye, an assistant commonwealth attorney working a serial rapist cold case, a case from Melanie's past.
Enough as She Is by Rachel Simmons
The best-selling author of Odd Girl Out counsels today's young women on how to recognize and reject perfectionist messages that lead to self-doubt, unfulfilling relationships and fears of failure, drawing on two decades of research to share practical counsel on healthy risk-taking and finding support.
Food: What the Heck Should I Eat? by Mark Hyman
The best-selling author of The Blood Sugar Solution demystifies conflicting dietary advice to explain the crucial role of food in health, examining each food group to reveal what popular opinions have gotten right and wrong so that dieters can make informed choices to lose weight and promote wellness.
Green Sun by Kent Anderson
Moving to 1980s Oakland, California, to join the mostly black community he serves and protects, Vietnam veteran Hanson works diligently to stay honest in spite of the forces of hate and violence that compromise his job.
High Voltage by Karen Marie Moning
With catastrophic magic seeping into the earth, Dani O'Malley teams up with immortal Ryodan to save the world, but she may have to pay an unspeakable price for the power to save mankind.
Improvement by Joan Silber
A young single mother living with her concerned eccentric aunt in New York makes fateful decisions that have unexpected implications, including her relationship with a Ryker's Island inmate who draws her into a cigarette smuggling scheme.
Promise by Gwin Minrose
Barely surviving an F5 tornado that rips through her 1936 Mississippi hometown, an African-American laundress and great-grandmother searches for her family among the catastrophe's survivors while bonding with the traumatized teen daughter of a despised white judge.
Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life by Nassim Nichols Taleb
From the New York Times best-selling author of The Black Swan comes a new work that challenges many of our long-held beliefs about risk and reward, politics and religion, finance and personal responsibility.
The Third Victim by Phillip Margolin
When a series of abductions, tortures and murders are traced to the home of a prominent attorney in rural Oregon, a rookie lawyer becomes a second chair to a legendary criminal defense attorney who holds a dangerous secret.