Multiple copies of these discussable books are available for a 6-week loan period. They are available on a first come, first served basis. Any patron may check out multiple copies of a title. Items are not renewable.


*American Mojo by Peter Kiernan 
Animal Wise
by Virginia Morell
Astoria by Peter Stark
*Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant by Roz Chas
Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff
*Dead Wake: the Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson
Deep Down Dark by Hector Tobar
Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard
The Eighty-Dollar Champion by Elizabeth Letts
The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe
Enrique's Journey by Sonia Nazario
The Faraway Nearby by Rebecca Solnit
The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kiernan
Glitter and Glue: a Memoir by Kelly Corrigan
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout
*How Long Will I Cry? ed. by Miles Harvey
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
In the Kingdom of Ice by Hampton Sides
*Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening by Carol Wall
My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick
Physics of the Future by Michio Kaku
*The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace by Jeff Hobbs
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher by Timothy Egan
The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman
Strings Attached by Joanne Lipman and Melanie Kupchynsky
The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons by Sam Kean
To the End of June by Cris Beam
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand
Wesley the Owl by Stacey O'Brien
Wild: from Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed


All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam Toews
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
*Black River by S. M. Hulse
*Bone Gap by Laura Ruby
*The Book of Aron by Jim Shepard
The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent 
The Butterfly Sister by Amy Gail Hansen
The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty
The Children Act by Ian McEwan
China Dolls by Lisa See
*Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Comedy in a Minor Key by Hans Keilson
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
*Did You Ever Have A Family by Bill Clegg
The Dog Stars by Peter Heller
*The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
11/22/63 by Stephen King
The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld
Fatherland by Robert Harris
Euphoria by Lily King
Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
The Fault in our Stars by John Green
Girl in Translation by Jean Kwok
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
The Heretic's Daughter by Kathleen Kent
Home by Marilynne Robinson
Howards End by E.M. Forster
I'll Be Seeing You by Suzanne Hayes and Loretta Nyhan
The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman
Instructions for a Heatwave by Maggie O'Farrell
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
Labor Day by Joyce Maynard
A Land More Kind than Home by Wiley Cash
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
The Last Child by John Hart
The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman
The Lowland by Jhumpar Lahiri
*The Magician's Lie by Greer Macallister
*A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
*Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
*The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman
My Antonia by Willa Cather
*My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
My Name is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira
Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin
Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure
The Pearl that Broke Its Shell by Nadia Hashimi
The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro
The Power of One by Bruce Courtenay
*The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald
Room by Emma Donoghue
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
The Round House by Louise Erdrich
The Secret River by Kate Grenville
Shotgun Lovesongs by Nicholas Butler
Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld
The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
So Long, See You Tomorrow by William Maxwell
Someone by Alice McDermott
State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Stay by Allie Larkin
Stella Bain by Anita Shreve
Still Missing by Chevy Stevens
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon
The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult
The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore
A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
Too Bright to Hear Too Loud to See by Juliann Garey
The Tortilla Curtain by T. Coraghessan Boyle
Turn of Mind by Alice LaPlante
Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
Walden Two by B.F. Skinner
A Walk Across the Sun by Corban Addison
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple
Whiskey & Charlie by Annabel Smith
*The Wife of Martin Guerre by Janet Lewis
The World We Found by Thrity Umrigar

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