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These titles represent the many books that received a 5-star rating from participants in Ames Public Library’s “Soak Up a Good Read” adult reading program.

Books marked as “NEW Fiction” and “NEW Non-Fiction” are new as of December 2010. If you can’t find one of these books in the New Arrivals section, try the Fiction or Non-Fiction collections.



New Fiction (New as of December 2010)


Deliver Us from Evil by David Baldacci (New BAL)



Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey (New CAR)



Unexpectedly, Milo by Matthew Dicks (New DIC)



Hero at Large by Janet Evanovich (New EVA)



Heart of the Matter by Emily Giffin (New GIF)
Paul is Undead: The British Zombie Invasion by Alan Goldsher (New GOL)
The Irresistible Henry House by Lisa Grunwald (New GRU)



Crossing Oceans by Gina Holmes (New HOL)



By Accident by Susan Kelly (New KEL)
Girl in Translation by Jean Kwok (New KWO)



The Telling by Beverly Lewis (New LEW Sea V3)



A Stroke of Magic by Tracy Madison (New MAD)
Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes (New MAR)
Austin by Linda Lael Miller (New MIL)
Predator by Terri Blackstock (New MYS BLA)
Nowhere to Run by C. J. Box (New MYS BOX)
The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag
by C. Alan Bradley (New MYS BRA)
Pray for Silence by Linda Castillo (New MYS CAS)
Tressed to Kill by Lila Dare (New MYS DAR)
The Diva Runs Out of Thyme by Krista Davis (New MYS DAV)
The Burning Wire by Jeffery Deaver (New MYS DEA)
Mischief in Mudbug by Jana Deleon (New MYS DEL)
Showdown in Mudbug by Jana Deleon (New MYS DEL)
Trouble in Mudbug by Jana Deleon (New MYS DEL)
Bodily Harm by Robert Dugoni (New MYS DUG)
Sizzling Sixteen by Janet Evanovich (New MYS EVA)
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson (New MYS LAR)
Death of a Trophy Wife by Laura Levine (New MYS LEV)
The Spellmans Strike Again by Lisa Lutz (New MYS LUT)
Private by James Patterson (New MYS PAT)

Deep Shadow by Randy Wayne White (New MYS WHI)



Stolen Horses by Dan O’Brien (New OBR)



Spellwright by Blake Charlton (New SF CHA)
The Palace of Impossible Dreams by Jennifer Fallon (New SF FAL)
Ship of Rome by John Stack (New STA)



Eleventh Guest by Bodie & Brock Thoene (New THO AD V11)



The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall (New UDA)
Fragile by Lisa Unger (New UNG)



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