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Here's what's new in our libraries for August 2018 .... in our General Fiction collection.

For featured titles from this month's new fiction selections, with additional information, please check out the Fiction Recent Picks on our News Blog.

The Washington decree : a novel
Jussi Adler-Olsen
Translated by Steve Schein.
Dutton, 2018

A noise downstairs
Linwood Barclay.
William Morrow, 2018.

Best British short stories 2018
Series editor Nicholas Royle.
Salt Publishing, 2018.

Global roaming : short stories. (NZ)
Anton Blank.
Auckland, New Zealand : Oranui Press, 2018

The second child
Caroline Bond.
Corvus, 2018.

The wish
Alex Brown.
HarperCollins Publishers, 2018.

Tailspin
Sandra Brown.
Grand Central Publishing, 2018

Milkman
Anna Burns.
Faber & Faber Limited, 2018.

The Madonna of Bolton
Matt Cain
Unbound, 2018

Kiss me, kill me
J.S. Carol.
Zaffre, 2018

Song
Michelle Jana Chan.
Unbound, 2018.

Bloody Sunday
Ben Coes.
St. Martin's Press, 2018.

So much life left over
Louis de Bernieres.
Harvill Secker, 2018.

Believe me.
JP Delaney.
Quercus, 2018.

Vernon subutex 2
Virginie Despentes
Translated by Frank Wynne.
MacLehose Press, 2018.

Hold
Michael Donkor.
4th Estate, 2018.

The true colour of the sea
Robert Drewe.
Hamish Hamilton Australia, 2018.

Zero
Marc Elsberg
Translated from the German by Simon Pare.
Doubleday, 2018.

Things we lost in the fire : stories
Mariana Enriquez
Translated by Megan McDowell.
Hogarth, 2017

Deceit
Richard Evans.
Impact Press, 2018.

Early riser
Jasper Fforde.
Hodder & Stoughton, 2018.

The hidden bones
Nicola Ford.
Allison & Busby, 2018.

Oriental parade : a novel of inter-woven stories
David Fountain.
Fountainworks, 2017.

Inappropriation
Lexi Freeman.
Allen & Unwin, 2018.

The poison bed
E. C. Fremantle.
Michael Joseph, 2018.

An echo in the bone : a novel
Diana Gabaldon.
Orion, c2009.

No one ever asked : a novel
Katie Ganshert.
WaterBrook, 2018

A Long Island story
Rick Gekoski.
Canongate, 2018.

The fireflies of autumn : and other tales of San Ginese
Moreno Giovannoni.
Black Inc., 2018.

The summer bride
Anne Gracie.
Berkley Sensation, 2016.

The hazards of good fortune
Seth Greenland.
Europe Editions, 2018.

Florida
Lauren Groff.
Riverhead Books, 2018.

Asymmetry
Lisa Halliday.
Simon & Schuster, 2018.

Serpentine
Laurell K. Hamilton.
Berkley, 2018

Scrublands
Chris Hammer.
Allen & Unwin, 2018.

The summer of secrets
Barbara Hannay.
Michael Joseph, 2018.

In a country garden
Maeve Haran.
Pan Books, 2018.

For the immortal
Emily Hauser.
Doubleday, 2018
The mere wife
Maria Dahvana Headley.
Scribe, 2018.

The rules of magic
Alice Hoffman.
Simon & Schuster, 2017.

The woman left behind
Linda Howard.
Piatkus, 2018.

Orchid & the wasp
Caoilinn Hughes.
Oneworld Publications, 2018.

A single man
Christopher Isherwood.
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.

Born to be Wilde
Eloisa James.
Piatkus, 2018.

Watching you
Lisa Jewell.
Century, 2018.

Double blind
Iris Johansen and Roy Johansen.
St. Martin's Press, 2018.

Everything under
Daisy Johnson.
Jonathan Cape, 2018.

The other woman
Sandie Jones.
Minotaur Books, 2018.

It all falls down
Sheena Kamal.
Zaffre, 2018

My mother's secret
Sanjida Kay.
Corvus, 2018

All for nothing
Walter Kempowski
Translated from the German by Anthea Bell ;
New York Review Books, 2018

Killer intent
Tony Kent.
Elliott and Thompson Limited, 2018.

Ok, Mr Field
Katherine Kilalea.
Faber & Faber Limited, 2018.

Half gods
Akil Kumarasamy.
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.

The Mars room : a novel
Rachel Kushner.
Scribner, 2018.

An unwanted guest
Shari Lapena.
Bantam Press, 2018.

The lady by his side
Stephanie Laurens.
Savdek Management, 2017

An irresistible alliance
Stephanie Laurens.
Savdek Management Pty. Ltd., 2017.

The greatest challenge of them all
Stephanie Laurens.
Savdek Management Pty. Ltd., 2017

Book club babies
Ashton Lee.
Kensington Books, 2017
The beloveds
Maureen Lindley.
Titan Books, 2018.

Four dominions
Eric van Lustbader.
Forge, 2018

The girl in the green silk gown
Seanan McGuire.
DAW Books, Inc., 2018

Bearskin
James A. McLaughlin.
Ecco, 2018

The magic mountain
Thomas Mann
Translated from the German by John E. Woods
A.A. Knopf, 2005.
(Originally published in German as Der Zauberberg. 1928)

Star of Africa
Scott Mariani.
Avon, 2016.

A weekend in New York
Benjamin Markovits.
Faber & Faber, 2018.

Prague spring.
Simon Mawer.
Little, Brown, 2018.

How to be famous
Caitlin Moran.
Ebury Press, 2018.

My year of rest and relaxation
Ottessa Moshfegh.
Jonathan Cape, 2018.

The peace machine
Oz̈gür Mumcu
Translated by Mark David Wyers.
Pushkin Press, 2018.

The devil's highway
Gregory Norminton.
HarperCollins Publishers, 2018

The botanist's daughter
Kayte Nunn.
Hachette Australia, 2018.

The yellow house
Emily O'Grady.
Allen & Unwin, 2018.

There there
Tommy Orange.
Alfred A. Knopf, 2018

All this by chance (NZ)
Vincent O'Sullivan.
Victoria University Press, 2018

The Penguin book of Japanese short stories Introduced by Haruki Murakami Edited and with notes by Jay Rubin.
Penguin Books, 2018.

Vineland
Thomas Pynchon.
Secker & Warburg, 1990.

The hunter
Andrew Reid.
Headline Publishing Group, 2018.

Fatal inheritance
Rachel Rhys.
Penguin Random House Australia Pty Ltd, 2018.

Fishing for Māui (NZ)
Isa Pearl Ritchie.
Te Rā Aroha Press, 2018.

All the lives we never lived
Anuradha Roy.
MacLehose Press/Quercus, 2018.

I will find you
Daniela Sacerdoti.
Headline Review, 2018.

The Highlander's promise
Lynsay Sands.
Avon Books,2018

Whitsunday dawn
Annie Seaton.
Mira, 2018.

The atrocities
Jeremy C. Shipp.
Tom Doherty Associates, 2018.

CoDex 1962
Sjón
Translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb.
Sceptre, 2018.

Pieces of her
Karin Slaughter.
HarperCollins Publishers, 2018.

Blood cruise
Mats Strandberg
Translated by Agnes Broome.
Jo Fletcher Books, 2018.

The middleman
Olen Steinhauer.
Minotaur Books, 2018.

Some die nameless : a novel
Wallace Stroby.
Mulholland Books, 2018

A wreath of roses
Elizabeth Taylor
Virago Press, 2011

The backstreets of purgatory
Helen Taylor.
Unbound, 2018

The summer house
Philip Teir
Translated from the Swedish by Tiina Nunnally.
Serpent's Tail, 2018.

Liar's candle
August Thomas.
Scribner, 2018

The great level
Stella Tillyard.
Chatto & Windus, 2018.

Homecomings
Marcia Willett.
Bantam Press, 2018.

Kill for me
Tom Wood.
Sphere, 2018.

 

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