Skip to content

County of Los Angeles Public Library
donate
twitter  facebook  instagram pinterest  flickr 
career online high school

Hot Forthcoming Titles: June 2017

Check out these new upcoming titles from some of your favorite authors. Place your holds to be first in line when they come out!

Find more reading suggestions at Books & Media.

book jacket

Dangerous Minds by Janet Evanovich

When a Buddhist monk's island of solitude disappears off the face of the Pacific Ocean, Emerson Knight, an eccentric billionaire's son, assembles a mismatched team of crime fighters, Riley Moon, a financial analyst and his cousin, Vernon, who lives in an RV, to help solve the mystery.

Release Date: 6/20/2017

book jacket

The Little French Bistro by Nina George

Following a failed suicide attempt inspired by her loveless marriage, Marianne Messman travels to Brittany with the intention of trying again but changes her mind when the guests of a charming bistro reintroduce her to life's delights.

Release Date: 6/13/2017

book jacket

The Sunshine Sisters by Jane Green

Receiving a sobering health diagnosis, a once-uninvolved mother-turned-Hollywood star calls her estranged adult daughters home in the hopes of ending her life, triggering old rivalries and secret fears that challenge family bonds.

Release Date: 6/06/2017

book jacket

Camino Island by John Grisham

After being laid off from her teaching position, Mercer Mann is approached by a mysterious woman with a generous offer to go undercover and infiltrate bookstore owner Bruce Cable's life to learn his secrets.

Release Date: 6/06/2017

book jacket

The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand

Twin sisters Tabitha and Harper Frost, who have been at odds for years, are forced together in the wake of a family crisis and reevaluate the resentments that drove them apart.

Release Date: 6/13/2017

book jacket

The Silent Corner by Dean R. Koontz

A first entry in a two-part novel of suspense finds shattered widow Jane Hawk investigating the inexplicable truth behind her happy and successful husband's suicide and is rendered a fugitive when she discovers that powerful enemies are somehow forcing accomplished and popular people to end their lives.

Release Date: 6/20/2017

book jacket

Tom Clancy Point of Contact by Mike Maden

Sent to Singapore to review Dalfan Technologies' books, Jack Ryan, Jr., is on the verge of mission success when he learns that his partner has uploaded a cyberwarfare program into Dalfan's mainframe, making them the target of murderous assassins.

Release Date: 6/13/2017

book jacket

Murder Games by James Patterson

A tenacious Manhattan police officer determined to stop a serial killer, The Dealer, who leaves playing cards at the scenes of unrelated victims teams up with a brilliant professor whose book has been connected to the murders against a backdrop of high-profile tabloid speculation.

Release Date: 6/26/2017

book jacket

The Ultimatum by Karen Robards

Following her swindler father's death on a mission, Bianca St. Ives starts a mostly-aboveboard security company but is drawn back into the world of deceit when her father's family is threatened by forces who believe he is still alive.

Release Date: 6/13/2017

book jacket

The Duchess by Danielle Steel

A tale set in early 19th-century England, Paris and New York follows the endeavors of a noble orphan who, after being thrown out of her ancestral home by a vicious half-sibling, makes her way to Paris, where she takes in abused streetwalkers and transforms them into upper-crust courtesans in an exclusive bordello.

Release Date: 6/27/2017

book jacket

Use of Force by Brad Thor

When the body of a high-value terrorist washes ashore after a severe storm across the Mediterranean Sea, Scot Harvath is tapped by the CIA to determine if the suspect was connected to months of rumors about a major attack. By the best-selling author of Foreign Agent.

Release Date: 6/27/2017

book jacket

Indecent Exposure by Stuart Woods

New York City cop-turned-Manhattan law firm rainmaker Stone Barrington uses his signature charm, foresight and allure with the ladies, but when he runs afoul of a particularly tenacious lady, he’ll be struggling to protect not just his reputation, but his life.

Release Date: 6/06/2017