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New Titles

  • The Hollywood Daughter
  • Kate Alcott
  • Viscious Circle
  • C.J. Box
  • The Devil's Triangle
  • Catherine Coulter
  • A Mother's Love
  • Charlotte Hubbard
  • Red Clover Inn
  • Carla Neggers
  • The Ashes of London
  • Andrew Taylor

New Youth

  • Stranger Than FanFiction
  • Chris Colfer
  • Caraval
  • Stephanie Garber
  • Life on Mars
  • Jon Agee
  • Tuskegee Airmen
  • Julia Garstecki
  • I Am (Not) Scared
  • Anna Kang
  • See You In The Cosmos
  • Jack Cheng

New Movies

  • Allied - R
  • Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade - TVPG
  • Doctor Strange - PG13
  • Shut In - PG13
  • Manchester by the Sea - R
  • Moana - PG