October begins the Fall book season in earnest, and we're excited about this month's offerings. Here are a few of the titles on our shelves. Also, don't forget to ask us if you can't find what you're looking for. In most instances, we can get the book you want within 24-48 hours.
My Own Words by Ruth Bader Ginsburg - a collection of writings and speeches by the rock star Supreme Court Justice. Oct. 4
Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple. The author of Where'd You Go, Bernadette? follows up with a witty and empathetic novel about Eleanor Flood, a wife and mother hanging on by a thread. She wakes up one day determined to have a better day, but alas, it's not meant to be. Oct. 4
The Trespasser by Tana French. Fans will be thrilled by the new police thriller featuring detectives from the Dublin Murder Squad. French has created another complex and inventive plot that will keep readers guessing...and turning pages. Oct. 4
Hag-Seed by Margaret Atwood - The Hogarth Shakespeare series, which features top-name authors writing contemporary novels based on the Bard's work (Anne Tyler's Vinegar Girl was the first) continues with Atwood's theater-based take on The Tempest. Oct. 11
Upstream: Selected Essays by Mary Oliver. The beloved poet offers reflection on her life, her writing, her childhood friendship with Walt Whitman, and more. Oct. 11