New at Orem Library

Audiobooks

content.chilifresh.jpg Aunt Dimity and the Summer King, Nancy Atherton

Overseeing her baby, a family wedding, and her own approaching birthday celebration amid rumors that a developer has unwanted plans for Finch village, Lori bonds with an inventor only to discover his true intentions.

content.chilifresh-1.jpg The Bassoon King: My Life in Art, Faith, and Idiocy, Rainn Wilson

Rainn Wilson’s memoir about growing up geeky and finally finding his place in comedy, faith, and life.

content.chilifresh-2.jpg Wildflower, Drew Barrymore

Award-winning actress Drew Barrymore shares funny, insightful, and profound stories from her past and present told from the place of happiness she’s achieved today. Wildflower is a portrait of Drew’s life in stories as she looks back on the adventures, challenges, and incredible experiences of her earlier years.

Fiction

content.chilifresh-3.jpg Hidden Bodies: a Novel, Caroline Kepnes

Still mourning the loss of his girlfriend, bookstore employee Joe Goldberg falls for a co-worker who mysteriously vanishes, prompting a cross-country move to Los Angeles to search for her.

content.chilifresh-4.jpg The Wolves, Alex Berenson

John Wells has just barely managed to stop an operation designed to drive the United States and Iran into war, but the instigator himself disappeared behind an impenetrable wall of security. Now it’s time for him to pay, and Wells has made it his personal mission.

content.chilifresh-5.jpg Feverborn, Karen Marie Moning

When the immortal race of the Fae destroyed the ancient wall dividing the worlds of Man and Faery, the very fabric of the universe was damaged and now Earth is vanishing bit by bit. Only the long-lost Song of Making — a haunting, dangerous melody that is the source of all life itself — can save the planet. But those who seek the mythic Song — Mac, Barrons, Ryodan and Jada — must contend with old wounds and new enemies, passions that burn hot and hunger for vengeance that runs deep.

Nonfiction

content.chilifresh-6.jpg When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi

On the verge of completing a decade’s worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. Just like that, the future he and his wife had imagined evaporated. Kalanithi chronicles his transformation from a naïve medical student into a neurosurgeon at Stanford working in the brain, the most critical place for human identity, and finally into a patient and new father confronting his own mortality.

content.chilifresh-7.jpg The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain, Bill Bryson

Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to discover and celebrate that green and pleasant land. The result was Notes from a Small Island, one of the bestselling travel books ever written. Now he has traveled about Britain again, by bus and train and rental car and on foot, to see what has changed — and what hasn’t. Following a route he dubs the Bryson Line, from Bognor Regis in the south to Cape Wrath in the north, by way of places few travelers ever get to at all, Bryson rediscovers the wondrously beautiful, magnificently eccentric, endearingly singular country that he both celebrates and, when called for, twits.

devotion-cover.jpg Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice, Adam Makos

An unforgettable tale of courage from America’s ‘forgotten war’ in Korea. Devotion tells the inspirational story of the U.S. Navy’s most famous aviator duo, Lieutenant Tom Hudner and Ensign Jesse Brown, and the Marines they fought to defend. A white New Englander from the country-club scene, Tom passed up Harvard to fly fighters for his country. An African American sharecropper’s son from Mississippi, Jesse became the Navy’s first black carrier pilot, defending a nation that wouldn’t even serve him in a bar. While much of America remained divided by segregation, Jesse and Tom joined forces as wingmen in Fighter Squadron 32. Adam Makos takes us into the cockpit as these bold young aviators cut their teeth at the world’s most dangerous job–landing on the deck of an aircraft carrier

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