Tuesday, September 2, 2014. The Library is open 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM.

We all have our tried and true 'go to' authors when we're looking for a good read, but lately I've found that most of my favorite books of 2012 were written by first time novelists. See if you don't agree with us that these debuts are some of the best books you will have read all year.

Vaclav and Lena by Haley Tanner

The Light Between Oceans by H.L. Stedman

A Walk Across the Sun by Corbin Addison

Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt

Where'd You Go Berndette by Maria Semple

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward

The Book of Jonas by Stephen Dau

The Heat of the Sun by David Rain

Running the Rift by Naomi Benaron