This week in Capital Region Reads, Emily Martin, the adult services librarian for Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, recommends two thrilling tales to start off the new year of reading.
'The Woman in the Window,' by A.J. Finn (Published January 2018)
Anna Fox is living alone in her New York City apartment with agoraphobia, a fear of leaving the house. To pass the time, Anna spends her days spying on neighbors through the window, until one day she witnesses a brutal crime. This debut thriller by Finn will keep you up late at night, with its suspense and dark twists. Recommended for fans of "Girl on the Train."
'Endurance,' by Scott Kelly (Published October 2017)
Author Scott Kelly retired NASA Astronaut, spent a record-breaking year living at the International Space Station. Kelly’s life story is inspiring, not to mention entertaining given his sense of humor. Earthlings are treated to a detailed account of the physical, mental, and emotional challenges living in space. Recommended for fans of space or memoirs.