The shiny new year of 2015 is on the horizon. Is one of your new year’s resolutions to read more books? Get an early start and download eBooks to your mobile device for free with your library card! Click here to access the Overdrive catalog.
Before you kiss 2014 goodbye for good, you can check out one of these recent bestsellers available from the JMRL Overdrive collection:
Gray Mountain by John Grisham – Losing her job at New York City’s largest law firm in the weeks after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, Samantha becomes an unpaid intern in a small Appalachian community where she stumbles upon dangerous secrets.
Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult – Abandoned by a grief-stricken father and accomplished-scientist mother who disappeared under mysterious circumstances, 13-year-old Jenna Metcalf approaches a disgraced psychic and a jaded detective in the hopes of finding answers.
Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett – A conclusion to the epic trilogy by the best-selling author of “Winter of the World” continues the experiences of five intertwined international families as they confront the social, political and economic turmoil of the second half of the 20th century.
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr – A blind French girl on the run from the German occupation and a German orphan-turned-Resistance tracker struggle with respective beliefs after meeting on the Brittany coast.
Somewhere Safe With Somebody Good by Jan Karon – While Father Tim Kavanagh struggles with ambivalence about returning to the pulpit in Mitford, his adopted son, Dooley, falls passionately in love with an aspiring veterinarian against a backdrop of a mayoral reelection campaign and the opening of a new café.