Summer 2022 Picks for Adults

16 Books Found

Filtered by 'Fiction'
  • Alegría

    A pesar de estar divorciado y haber perdido a sus padres, un hombre mayor y padre de dos hijos va en busca de la felicidad.

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  • The Descendants: A Novel

    A descendant of royalty and one of the largest landowners in Hawaii, Matthew King struggles to deal with his out-of-control daughters—10-year-old Scottie and 17-year-old Alex—and his comatose wife, whom they are about to remove from life support.

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  • Dos copas y una noche

    La apasionante historia de amor entre Cristian y Lorena, quienes se encuentran por primera vez en el bar de un hotel bajo identidades falsas.

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  • The Dragonfly Sea: A Novel

    On the small island of Pate, off the coast of Kenya, lives a girl named Ayaana. Solitary and stubborn, Ayaana and her mother, Munira, are outcasts from the insular local society—and her kitten is her main companion.

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  • El arte de engañar al karma

    Catalina, actriz frustrada, nos hace reír y llorar con sus intentos por engañar el karma. Pero, ¿lo logrará?

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  • The Island of Sea Women: A Novel

    Female friendship and family secrets on a small Korean island.

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  • La casa del placer

    Paul Gauguin, pintor francés, abandona su exitosa vida de banquero y se entrega con pasión a la pintura.

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  • Saint X: A Novel

    A haunting portrait of grief, obsession, and the bond between two sisters never truly given the chance to know one another.

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  • Salvage the Bones: A Novel

    Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina.

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  • Shark Dialogues: A Novel

    An epic saga of seven generations of one family encompasses the tumultuous history of Hawaii as a Hawaiian woman gathers her four granddaughters together in an erotic tale of villains and dreamers, queens and revolutionaries, lepers and healers.

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  • Sharks in the Time of Saviors: A Novel

    A groundbreaking debut novel that folds the legends of Hawaiian gods into an engrossing family saga—a story of exile and the pursuit of salvation.

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  • Solo tres citas... y una mentira

    Nadia no piensa igual que su mejor amiga, y no está interesada en encontrar pareja, hasta que sucede algo inesperado.

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  • Tapping the Source

    Ike Tucker, desperately searching for his sister Ellen, who has disappeared, finds himself attracted to the same tough trio of surfers who appear to be responsible for his sister's disappearance.

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  • Under the Wave at Waimea: A Novel

    An atmospheric novel following a big-wave surfer as he confronts aging, privilege, mortality, and whose lives we choose to remember.

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  • The Water Dancer: A Novel

    Hiram almost drowns when he crashes a carriage into a river, but is saved from the depths by a force he doesn't understand, a blue light that lifts him up and lands him a mile away.

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  • Wild Meat and the Bully Burgers: A Novel

    Lovey Nariyoshi, a young girl growing up in Hilo, Hawaii, faces a world that's divided between East and West.

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