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The Devotion of Suspect X
by Keigo Higashino
Yasuko kills her abusive ex-husband.† The only witness is Ishigami, the lonely mathematician who lives across the hall. He agrees to help her conceal the murder by devising the perfect alibi. The author concocts an ingenious cat-and-mouse game among the suspects, the police, and a brilliant physicist/police consultant who knows Ishigami and suspects he is involved.†
Long Island Reads 2015
†The Museum of Extraordinary Things
by Alice Hoffman
Coralie Sardie is the daughter of the sinister owner of The Museum of Extraordinary Things, a boardwalk freak show that thrills the masses. One night Coralie stumbles upon a dashing photographer, Eddie Cohen, a Russian immigrant who has run away from his fatherís Lower East Side Orthodox community. Hoffman weaves her trademark magic to unite Coralie and Eddie in a tender story of young love in tumultuous times.
My Soul to Keeep
by Tananarive Due
After marrying David, Jessica becomes haunted by the violent, mysterious deaths of those close to her and discovers that her husband has traded his humanity for immortality and is invoking a forbidden ritual to keep her and their daughter with him forever.
The Husbandís Secret
by Liana Moriarty
Discovering a tattered letter that says she is to open it only in the event of her husband's death, Cecilia is unable to resist reading the letter and discovers a secret that shatters her life and the lives of two other women.