Mount Laurel Library

Classic Literature

    Secrets of Eden

    Secrets of Eden

    Chris Bohjalian

    NOW A LIFETIME TV MOVIE STARRING JOHN STAMOSFrom the bestselling author of The Double Bind, Midwives, and Skeletons at the Feast comes a novel of shattered faith, intimate secrets, and the delicate nature of sacrifice."There," says Alice Hayward to Reverend Stephen Drew, just after her baptism, and just before going…

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  • Firestarter

    Firestarter

    Stephen King

    Master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic "terrifying...gripping" (Miami Herald) #1 New York Times bestseller—"his highest Fahrenheit reading yet" (Time)!Andy McGee and Vicky Tomlinson were once college students looking to make some extra cash, volunteering as test subjects for an experiment orchestrated by the clandestine government organization known as The…

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  • Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors

    Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors

    Sonali Dev

    Award-winning author Sonali Dev launches a new series about the Rajes, an immigrant Indian family descended from royalty, who have built their lives in San Francisco...It is a truth universally acknowledged that only in an overachieving Indian American family can a genius daughter be considered a black sheep. Dr. Trisha…

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  • The Last House Guest

    The Last House Guest

    Megan Miranda

    REESE'S BOOK CLUB x HELLO SUNSHINE AUGUST 2019 PICK! THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Once again, Megan Miranda has crafted the perfect summer thriller. The Last House Guest is twisty and tense, with a pace that made my heart race. An edge-of-your-seat, up-all-night read." —Riley Sager, New York Times…

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  • The Gone Dead

    The Gone Dead

    Chanelle Benz

    A TONIGHT SHOW SUMMER READS FINALISTAn electrifying first novel from "a riveting new voice in American fiction" (George Saunders): A young woman returns to her childhood home in the American South and uncovers secrets about her father's life and deathBillie James' inheritance isn't much: a little money and a shack…

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  • How to Read Literature Like a Professor Revised

    How to Read Literature Like a Professor Revised

    Thomas C. Foster

    A thoroughly revised and updated edition of Thomas C. Foster's classic guide—a lively and entertaining introduction to literature and literary basics, including symbols, themes, and contexts—that shows you how to make your everyday reading experience more rewarding and enjoyable.While many books can be enjoyed for their basic stories, there are…

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  • Terrifying Tales to Tell at Night

    Terrifying Tales to Tell at Night

    Various Authors

    For the fans of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, here comes a new illustrated children's horror anthology. You Have Been Warned! The stories in this book are scary. Real scary! After reading these horrible tales and staring at the creepy drawings, don't complain that you couldn't sleep or…

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  • Until the Mountains Fall

    Until the Mountains Fall

    Connilyn Cossette

    Recently widowed, Rivkah refuses to submit to the Torah law compelling her to marry her husband's brother and instead flees Kedesh, hoping to use her talents as a scribe to support herself. Without the protections of her father, Kedesh's head priest, and the safety of the city of refuge, Rivkah…

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  • New eBooks

New eBooks