If you're looking for a change from the novels of James Patterson or John Grisham how about trying nonfiction? Here are three titles that might pull you away from the same-old, same-old:
Croke, Vicki. Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II. [940.5425 CRO, also 3M ebook]
Kessler, Ronald. The First Family Detail: Secret Service Agents Reveal the Hidden Lives of the Presidents. [KES, also 3M ebook]
Sides, Hampton. In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette. [910.452 SID, also 3M ebook]
If you have any doubts about reading nonfiction, take a look at the New York Times review of Elephant Company, written by novelist Sara Gruen.