Wednesday, April 25, 2012

HPL's New Books

Below is a partial list of our new books. To see the full list, download the Excel file for: 2012.  To see new books from other years try:  2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, or 2006.
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Apocalypse to Go Apocalypse to Go
By Kerr, Katharine
2012-02 - Daw Books
9780756407094 Check Our Catalog

Nola O'Grady has enough trouble when a were-leopard accuses her of receiving stolen property. But when her younger brother Michael goes searching for their missing father, he lands himself and his brother, Sean, in a world of hurt--quite literally--in a deviant version of San Francisco. Original. …More

Midnight Guardians Midnight Guardians
By King, Jonathon
2012-01 - Severn House Publishers
9780727881052 Check Our Catalog


The Gunslinger The Gunslinger
By King, Stephen
Illustrator Whelan, Michael
Foreword by Wolfe, Thomas
2003-06 - Signet Book
9780451210845 Check Our Catalog

The first installment of King's now-classic Dark Tower series, "The Gunslinger" is filled with ominous landscapes and macabre menace. The Gunslinger is a haunting figure in combat with The Man in Black in an epic battle of good versus evil. Now repackaged with new cover art. Reissue. …More

Loving Loving
By Kingsbury, Karen
2012-03 - Zondervan
9780310276357 Check Our Catalog

The answers Bailey Flanigan once longed and prayed for are finally becoming clear. In Loving, the fourth and final book in the Bailey Flanigan Series by New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury, Bailey is planning a wedding and making decisions that will shape her future. Bailey enjoys the beginning of her new career and time spent with Brandon while Cody faithfully coaches his team on and off the field. But has she agreed to marry the right guy? Will she spend her life with Brandon Paul in Los Angeles, or will her heart draw her back to Bloomington, Indiana and Cody Coleman, her first love? Bailey has learned much and grown over the years, but the greatest challenges, the richest joys, and the deepest heartaches are still to come. Featuring members from Karen Kingsbury's popular Baxter family, Loving completes Bailey and Cody's story---the finale thousands of fans have been waiting for. …More

Rainshadow Road Rainshadow Road
By Kleypas, Lisa
2012-02 - St. Martin's Griffin
9780312605889 Check Our Catalog

Lucy Marinn is stunned and blindsided by the most bitter kind of betrayal: her fianc Kevin has left her. His new lover is Lucy's own sister. Facing the severe disapproval of Lucy's parents, Kevin asks his friend, Sam Nolan to "romance" Lucy and hopefully loosen her up and get her over her anger. Complications ensue when Sam and Lucy begin to fall in love. …More

Gods Without Men Gods Without Men
By Kunzru, Hari
2012-03 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307957115 Check Our Catalog

"Gods Without Men" is a branching and multilayered novel by one of the world's most acclaimed young writers that centers on a couple searching for their young son, lost in the brutal, strangely powerful landscape of the Mojave Desert. …More

Defending Jacob Defending Jacob
By Landay, William
2012-01 - Delacorte Press
9780385344227 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

Andy Barber has been an ADA in his suburban Massachusetts county for more than 20 years. He is respected in his community and happy at home with his wife, Laurie, and son, Jacob. But after a shocking crime shatters their New England town, Andy is blindsided by what happens next: His 14-year-old son is charged with the murder of a fellow student. …More

Shadows West Shadows West
By Lansdale, Joe R.
Author Lansdale, John L.
2012-01 - Subterranean Press
9781596064324 Check Our Catalog


The Capture of the Earl of Glencrae The Capture of the Earl of Glencrae
By Laurens, Stephanie
2012-01 - Avon Books
9780062068620 Check Our Catalog

From "New York Times"- and "USA Today"-bestselling author Laurens comes the wild and satisfying conclusion to her trilogy about three Cynster sisters tracking down their perfect matches. Includes a bonus short story. Original. …More

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
By Le Carre, John
2011-10 - Penguin Books
9780143120933 Check Our Catalog

John le Carre's classic novels deftly navigate readers through the intricate shadow worlds of international espionage with unsurpassed skill and knowledge and have earned him -- and his hero, British Secret Service agent George Smiley -- unprecedented worldwide acclaim.
A modern masterpiece in which le Carre expertly creates a total vision of a secret world, "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" begins George Smiley's chess match of wills and wits with Karla, his Soviet counterpart.
It is now beyond doubt that a mole, implanted decades ago by Moscow Centre, has burrowed his way into the highest echelons of British Intelligence. His treachery has already blown some of its most vital operations and its best networks. It is clear that the double agent is one of its own kind. But which one? George Smiley is assigned to identify him. And once identified, the traitor must be destroyed. …More

Crackhead Crackhead
By Lennox, Lisa
2012-03 - Atria Books
9781451661736 Check Our Catalog


Tempted Again Tempted Again
By Linz, Cathie
2012-01 - Berkley
9780425244548 Check Our Catalog

Marissa Bennett needs to start over, but the last thing she needs is a new man in her life. Enter sexy lawman Connor Doyle--the high school bad boy who took her innocence. She knows she should turn the page on her past, but Connor is irresistible. Has she come all the way home just to get her heart broken again? Original. …More

Blues in the Night Blues in the Night
By Lochte, Dick
2012-02 - Severn House Publishers
9780727881083 Check Our Catalog

When ex-con Dave Mace Mason is hired by Paulie Lacotta, an old acquaintance and criminal, to watch his ex-girlfriend, Angela, he knows there's more to the job than he's being told. Angela has fallen in love with one of Paulie's competitors, Tiny. After Tiny is found dead, Mace wonders if he will live long enough to uncover the truth. …More

The Revenge of Lord Eberlin The Revenge of Lord Eberlin
By London, Julia
2012-02 - Pocket Books
9781439175460 Check Our Catalog

Tobin Scott, Count Eberlin of Denmark, has returned to Hadley Green to avenge his father, who he believes was innocent of stealing the Countess of Ashwood jewels. Now a wealthy man, Tobin intends to exact his revenge by destroying the Ashwood estate and the Countess of Ashwood, who as a young girl testified against his father. Original. …More

Watergate Watergate
By Mallon, Thomas
2012-02 - Pantheon Books
9780307378729 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

From one of our most esteemed historical novelists comes a remarkable retelling of the Watergate scandal, as seen through a kaleidoscope of its colorful perpetrators and investigators. Mallon conveys the drama and high comedy of the Nixon presidency through the urgent perspectives of seven characters we only thought we knew before now. …More

The Hope Vendetta The Hope Vendetta
By Mariani, Scott
2012-03 - Touchstone Books
9781439193471 Check Our Catalog

The newest international thriller from the author of "The Mozart Conspiracy" raises the stakes as ex-SAS operative and hero-for-hire Ben Hope returns to prevent an attack of biblical proportions. …More

Trader of Secrets Trader of Secrets
By Martini, Steve
2011-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780061930232 Check Our Catalog

Defense attorney Paul Madriani is on the trail of men who are trying to steal state-of-the-art weapons technology in this latest installment of the "New York Times"-bestselling series. …More

The Song of Achilles The Song of Achilles
By Miller, Madeline
2012-03 - Ecco Press
9780062060617 Check Our Catalog

A thrilling and unique retelling of the legend of Achilles: a tale of gods, kings, immortal fame, and the human heart--a dazzling feat of the imagination that is sure to be one of the most unusual debuts of the season. …More

Between the Duke and the Deep Blue Sea Between the Duke and the Deep Blue Sea
By Nash, Sophia
2012-02 - Avon Books
9780062022325 Check Our Catalog

Nash presents the first book in her clever new Royal Entourage series. A Regency-era version of the film "The Hangover," the series follows a royal entourage after a night of unheralded extravagance--and very foggy memories. Original. …More

Helpless Helpless
By Palmer, Daniel
2012-01 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758246653 Check Our Catalog

Palmer, son of bestselling author Michael Palmer, delivers the follow-up to his acclaimed debut "Delirious"--the story of an award-winning coach who's ordered world is suspended by shocking accusations of murder. …More

Guilty Wives Guilty Wives
By Patterson, James
Author Ellis, David
2012-03 - Little Brown and Company
9780316097567 Check Our Catalog

Abbie Elliot and her three best friends step off of a private helicopter in Monte Carlo and enter the most luxurious, sumptuous hotel they have ever been to. Abbie is transported to the greatest pleasure and release she has ever known. In the morning's harsh light, Abbie awakens on a yacht, surrounded by police. Something awful has happened. Abbie, Winnie, Serena, and Bryah are arrested and accused of the foulest crime imaginable. And now the vacation of a lifetime becomes the fight of a lifetime--for survival. …More

The 9th Judgment The 9th Judgment
By Patterson, James
2011-04 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446565509 Check Our Catalog

In the most exciting Women's Murder Club novel yet, Detective Lindsay Boxer spends every waking hour working to piece together clues in two area murders. One of the killers forces Lindsay to put her own life on the line--but will that be enough? …More

Fall from Grace Fall from Grace
By Patterson, Richard North
2012-03 - Scribner Book Company
9781451617054 Check Our Catalog

The novel begins with the arrival of Adam Blaine at the funeral of his estranged father, Ben Blaine, a famous and charismatic writer who left behind him a string of secret legal and financial arrangements. Using his training as a CIA operative, Adam seeks to find the truth of his father's death, even if it means exposing one or more of his own family members as the killer and discovering secrets about himself that he was never supposed to know. …More