My Top 10 Light Novels of 2017

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  • Raking Light from Ashes (A WW2 Jewish Girl's Holocaust Survival True Story (World War II Memoir))

    • ASIN: 1690967838
    • ISBN: 1690967838
    • Manufacturer: Independently published

    A young girl holding a false identity. two families. and an incredible tale of survival…Relli, a Jewish girl in Poland, was denied a normal childhood.When Relli was just a baby, the Nazis occupied Poland and she, together with her parents, were imprisoned in the Warsaw Ghetto, a way station before death.Her parents correctly assessed the new situ... [Read More]

  • A Different Light (A Begin Again Novel Book 1)

    • ASIN: B078GM9N81

    Bennett Cole had lived next door to Mitchell “Mac” Campbell, III for eighteen years of his life, in the small town of White Acre. They’d never gotten along, never seen eye to eye, and never understood one another…not that they’d ever cared to try.But when Bennett’s so-called buddies ditched him at a party in the woods where he was assau... [Read More]

  • Russian Treasures: A historical novel about the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia

    • ASIN: B07GJBPTJ1
    • Manufacturer: Avtoram

    For most of his life, Klim Rogov has been working abroad as a journalist. In the summer of 1917, he returns to a Russia devastated by the Great War to claim an inheritance left to him by his father. If he had wrapped up his affairs and left the country earlier, he might have escaped the violence of the Bolshevik Revolution, however, he finds himsel... [Read More]

  • The Three-Body Problem

    • ASIN: 0765382032
    • ISBN: 9780765382030
    • Brand: TOR
    • Manufacturer: Tor Books

    "Wildly imaginative, really interesting." ―President Barack Obama on The Three-Body Problem trilogyThe Three-Body Problem is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience the Hugo Award-winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin.Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret mil... [Read More]

  • I'm NOT just a Scribble...

    • ASIN: 0991248244
    • ISBN: 0991248244
    • Manufacturer: Diane Alber Art LLC

    A story about kindness and inclusion. Scribble, the book's main character, never thought he was different until he met his first drawing. Then, After being left out because he didn't look like everyone else. Scribble teaches the drawings how to accept each other for who they are. Which enables them to create amazing art. This book not only has il... [Read More]

  • Back to the Doomsday (The Great Merchant in the Cataclysm Book 1)

    • ASIN: B07BJLR3FZ

    In the tenth year after the doomsday, the world finally came to an end. At the last moment of his life, Zhang Mu unexpectedly found that he had returned to ten years ago. With his memory about the future, he swore that he would change the calamitous history, saving the earth from being destroyed!

  • Dragon Spawn (A Novel of the Lupi)

    • ASIN: 0451488032
    • ISBN: 0451488032
    • Manufacturer: Berkley

    The New York Times bestselling author of Mind Magic returns as FBI agent Lily Yu gets some very bad news…   Lily learns she was right. Tom Weng—a powerful sorcerer allied with the Old One who keeps trying to take over the world—is still alive. But that's not the worst. Weng is a dragon spawn, the product of a botched hatching given a human f... [Read More]

  • To Live: A Novel

    • ASIN: 1400031869
    • ISBN: 1400031869
    • Brand: Yu, Hua/ Berry, Michael (TRN)/ Berry, Michael
    • Manufacturer: Anchor

    From the author of Brothers and China in Ten Words: this celebrated contemporary classic of Chinese literature was also adapted for film by Zhang Yimou. This searing novel, originally banned in China but later named one of that nation’s most influential books, portrays one man’s transformation from the spoiled son of a landlord to a kindhearted... [Read More]

  • Little Fires Everywhere

    • ASIN: 0735224293
    • ISBN: 9780735224292
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Press

  • Heartburn (Vintage Contemporaries)

    • ASIN: B005EGXOUS
    • Manufacturer: Vintage

  • Chemistry: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries)

    • ASIN: 0525432221
    • ISBN: 0525432221
    • Manufacturer: Vintage

    Winner of the PEN/Hemingway Award A Washington Post Notable Book One of the Best Books of the Year: NPR, Entertainment Weekly, Ann Patchett on PBS NewsHour, Minnesota Public Radio, PopSugar, Maris Kreizman, The Morning NewsWinner of Ploughshares’ John C. Zacharis AwardWinner of a Whiting AwardA Belletrist Amuse BookAt first glance, the quirky,... [Read More]

  • City of Tranquil Light

    • ASIN: 031264180X
    • ISBN: 031264180X
    • Manufacturer: St. Martin's Griffin

    "What ardent, dazzling souls emerge from these American missionaries in China . . . A beautiful, searing book that leaves an indelible presence in the mind." ―Patricia Hampl, author of The Florist's Daughter Will Kiehn is seemingly destined for life as a humble farmer in the Midwest when, having felt a call from God, he travels to the vast North ... [Read More]

  • Can You Keep a Secret?: A Novel

    • ASIN: 0385338082
    • ISBN: 0385338082
    • Brand: Dial Press
    • Manufacturer: Dial Press Trade Paperback

    SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sophie Kinsella, a novel with the same wicked humor, buoyant charm, and optimism as her beloved Shopaholic series. Meet Emma Corrigan, a young woman with a huge heart, an irrepressible spirit, and a few little secrets: Secrets from her boyfriend: I’ve always thou... [Read More]

  • The Chinese Gold Murders: A Judge Dee Detective Story (Judge Dee Mysteries)

    • ASIN: 0060728671
    • ISBN: 9780060728670
    • Manufacturer: Harper Perennial

    In this, the second book in Robert van Gulik's classic mystery series of ancient China, Judge Dee must look into the murder of his predecessor. His job is complicated by the simultaneous disappearance of his chief clerk and the new bride of a wealthy local shipowner. Meanwhile, a tiger is terrorizing the district, the ghost of the murdered magistra... [Read More]

  • Murder in the Forbidden City: A Historical Mystery Series (Qing Dynasty Mysteries Book 1)

    • ASIN: B072SL3HQK
    • Manufacturer: Red Empress Publishing

    Peking, 1867When one of the Empress’s ladies-in-waiting is killed in the Forbidden City, she orders Inspector Gong to find the killer. Unfortunately, as a man, he is forbidden from entering the Inner Court. How is he supposed to solve a murder when he cannot visit the scene of the crime or talk to the women in the victim’s life? He won’t be a... [Read More]

  • The Gracelin O'Malley Trilogy: Gracelin O'Malley, Leaving Ireland, and 'Til Morning Light

    • Manufacturer: Open Road Media Romance

    This “elegantly written” trilogy follows an unforgettable Irish heroine from the potato famine through immigrating to America (Eileen Goudge).   “An epic saga that sweeps you into the life of a remarkable woman,” Ann Moore’s trilogy of breathtaking historical novels covers Gracelin O’Malley’s life from the 1845 Famine and the Young I... [Read More]

  • Whispers on the Wind (A Prairie Hearts Novel Book 5)

    • ASIN: B01EN506GA
    • Manufacturer: Montlake Romance

    A straitlaced bookseller and a rowdy trail guide fight their ill-suited attraction in Book Five of the Prairie Hearts series by USA Today bestselling author Caroline Fyffe.Wyoming Territory, October 1883Tabitha Canterbury came to Logan Meadows with one goal: to open the bookshop she’s always dreamed of having. In a town full of illiterate cowboys... [Read More]

  • Rich People Problems (Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy Book 3)

    • ASIN: B01M09122V
    • Manufacturer: Anchor

    From the New York Times bestselling author of Crazy Rich Asians (now a MAJOR MOTION PICTURE) and China Rich Girlfriend, here is the uproarious conclusion to the Crazy Rich Asians Series.Esquire Best Books of 2017Kirkus Best Fictional Families of 2017Book Three of the Crazy Rich Asians SeriesWhen Nicholas Young hears that his grandmother, Su Yi, ... [Read More]

  • Dual Sword God: Book 2: The Door of An Ancient Kingdom

    • ASIN: B07F7BVPSD

    After a tiring trip to the Tydol Mountain Range, and experiencing a few close 'encounters' our protagonist Feng Yu had finally made it home in one piece. The atmosphere in Machen Town growing richer as the approaching date for the Bright Flame Kingdom's Talent Selection caused many unusual characters to wander about in this common town prepared to ... [Read More]

  • Guarding Savage: A Peter Savage Novel

    • ASIN: B06XTWBCS5
    • Manufacturer: Light Messages Publishing

    Following the brutal abduction of a friend, Peter is drawninto a sinister scheme, fueled by century-old animosity, which threatens peacein the Pacific.In the East China Sea, Japanese and American warships on scheduled training exercises are attacked without warning and sunk by a hypersonic weapon for which there seems to be no defense. The U.S. Gov... [Read More]

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