Thursday, May 3, 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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Cat's Claw Cat's Claw
By Albert, Susan Wittig
2012-03 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425245279 Check Our Catalog

Police Chief Sheila Dawson believes the death of Pecan Spring's computer guru, Larry Kirk, to be a suicide, perhaps triggered by his painful divorce. Further investigation reveals that Kirk's death wasn't self-inflicted. And the truth is reinforced by her friend China Bayles's news--Larry had recently asked her for legal advice in regards to a stalker. …More

Only Time Will Tell Only Time Will Tell
By Archer, Jeffrey
2011-08 - St. Martin's Press
9780312539559 Check Our Catalog

From the internationally bestselling author of "Kane and Abel" and "A Prisoner of Birth" comes "Only Time Will Tell," the first in an ambitious new series that tells the story of one family across generations, across oceans, from heartbreak to triumph. …More

Justice Deferred Justice Deferred
By Ashford, Jeffrey
2012-02 - Severn House Publishers
9780727881007 Check Our Catalog

Elaine Cane is scared of her suspicious, overbearing husband. But one day he goes too far, so she flees the house. A sense of responsibility makes her return, to check that he has not injured himself in his drunken rage, and she finds herself in the middle of a nightmare. …More

The Trophy Wife The Trophy Wife
By Ashley & JaQuavis
2010-07 - Urban Books
9781601622761 Check Our Catalog

The "New York Times"-bestselling dynamic duo of street lit delivers a gritty and engaging novel about love, lies, adultery, and death. …More

Sidney Sheldon's Angel of the Dark Sidney Sheldon's Angel of the Dark
By Sheldon, Sidney
Author Bagshawe, Tilly
2012-04 - William Morrow & Company
9780062073419 Check Our Catalog

When elderly multimillionaire art dealer, Andrew Jakes, is found brutally murdered in his ransacked Hollywood home, his young wife raped and beaten, and his art and jewels stolen, the motive seems pretty clear. But when the investigation doesn't turn up a single, solid lead, the case is closed and his stunning young widow vanishes. A decade passes before Andrew Jakes' estranged son, Matt Daley, does a little digging of his own, only to find that three nearly identical killings have taken place across the globe in recent years. In all cases an elderly, newly wed millionaire is murdered and his wife assaulted. And in each case the widow is the sole beneficiary of the will, but donates all her new found wealth to children's charities. …More

The Innocent The Innocent
By Baldacci, David
2012-04 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446572996 Check Our Catalog

America has enemies--ruthless people that the police, the FBI, even the military can't always stop. That's when they call on freelance hitman Will Robie. Only now, Robie may have made the first mistake of his career by stepping in to rescue a wayward teenage girl. …More

The Sixth Man The Sixth Man
By Baldacci, David
2011-09 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455510320 Check Our Catalog

Sean King and Michelle Maxwell return in their most shocking case: a high stakes struggle where the relentless needs of national security run up against the absolute limits of the human mind. 432 pp. …More

Bridge of Dreams Bridge of Dreams
By Bishop, Anne
2012-03 - Roc
9780451463814 Check Our Catalog

When wizards threaten Glorianna Belladonna and her work to keep Ephemera balanced, her brother Lee sacrifices himself in order to save her--and ends up an asylum inmate in the city of Vision. But a darkness is spreading through Vision, perplexing the Shamans who protect it. And Lee is the only one who can shed any light on its mysteries. …More

Waiting for Sunrise Waiting for Sunrise
By Boyd, William
2012-04 - Harper
9780061876769 Check Our Catalog

In 1913 Vienna, young English actor Lysander Rief is accused of rape after launching a passionate affair and escapes with the help of two dodgy British diplomats, who promptly enlist his help in a dangerous mission. …More

Fair Game Fair Game
By Briggs, Patricia
2012-03 - Ace Books
9780441020034 Check Our Catalog

Patricia Briggs, the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of the Mercy Thompson novels, "always enchants her readers." Now her Alpha and Omega series-set in a world of shifting shapes, loyalty, and passion- brings werewolves out of the darkness and into a society where fear and prejudice could make the hunters prey. …More

Lucas Lucas
By Brooks, Kevin
2004-03 - Push
9780439530637 Check Our Catalog

"An ambitious and intricately crafted tale of love and resurrection. . . . Its powerful combination of big ideas and forthright narrative makes this novel likely to linger in readers' minds."--"Publishers Weekly," starred review. Now in paperback. …More

The Big Cat Nap: The 20th Anniversary Mrs. Murphy Mystery The Big Cat Nap: The 20th Anniversary Mrs. Murphy Mystery
By Brown, Rita Mae
2012-04 - Bantam
9780345530448 Check Our Catalog

When a series of inexplicable car accidents are attributed to driver error, Harry Harristeen knows that something is amiss. Together with her intrepid team of feline, canine, and equine helpers, she begins to investigate. …More

Scandals Scandals
By Campbell, Sasha
2012-04 - Dafina Books
9780758269423 Check Our Catalog


Redwood Bend Redwood Bend
By Carr, Robyn
2012-02 - Mira Books
9780778313106 Check Our Catalog

Katie Malone and her twin boys' trip along the beautiful mountain roads to Virgin River is stopped short by a tire as flat as her failed romance. As she stands by the side of the road pondering her next move, Katie hears a distinct rumble. The sight of the sexy, leather-clad bikers who pull up beside her puts her imagination into overdrive. Original. …More

Sonoma Rose Sonoma Rose
By Chiaverini, Jennifer
2012-02 - Dutton Books
9780525952640 Check Our Catalog

From "New York Times" bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini, a powerful and dramatic Prohibition-era story that follows the fortunes of Rosa Diaz Barclay, a woman who plunges into the unknown for the safety of her children and the love of a good but flawed man. …More

Chocolate Flava: The Anthology Chocolate Flava: The Anthology
By Zane
2004-01 - Atria Books
9780743482387 Check Our Catalog

In the world of African-American erotica, Zane reigns supreme. Based on the featured erotica section of her Web site, "Chocolate Flava" gathers 25 sizzling tales from some of the most talented--and dedicated--writers of erotica working today, including Ife Ayodele, Reese Williams, Sha'ron, Jai, and Shonell Bacon. …More

Gypped: A Regan Reilly Mystery Gypped: A Regan Reilly Mystery
By Clark, Carol Higgins
2012-04 - Scribner Book Company
9781439170311 Check Our Catalog

PI Regan Reilly and her husband Jack, head of the NYPD Major Case Squad, investigate an L.A.-based business scam that extends up and down the coast of California. …More

The Lost Years The Lost Years
By Clark, Mary Higgins
2012-04 - Simon & Schuster
9781451668865 Check Our Catalog

Dr. Jonathan Lyons, a 70-year-old biblical scholar, believes he has discovered a letter that may have been written by Jesus Christ. Soon, however, Lyons is found shot to death in his New Jersey home. His daughter Mariah believes that the key to her father's death is tied to another question: Where is the missing parchment? …More

Payback Ain't Enough: Payback 3 Payback Ain't Enough: Payback 3
By Clark, Wahida
2012-04 - Cash Money Content
9781936399116 Check Our Catalog

The #1 Queen of Street Lit WAHIDA CLARK delivers the latest installment in her best-selling series PAYBACK AIN'T ENOUGH …More

Live Wire Live Wire
By Coben, Harlan
2011-03 - Dutton Books
9780525952060 Check Our Catalog

Myron Bolitar's family takes center stage in this new Coben thriller. Former tennis star Suzze T and her rock star husband, Lex, are both clients, and now Lex has disappeared and a very pregnant Suzze is in tears. Myron is forced to confront deep secrets in Suzze's past, his family's mortality, and before "Live Wire" is over, his own. …More

Stay Close Stay Close
By Coben, Harlan
2012-03 - Dutton Books
9780525952275 Check Our Catalog

Master of domestic suspense Coben ("Live Wire") delivers his trademark combination of pulse-pounding thrills and unrivaled insight into the dark shadows that creep into even the happiest communities. …More

The Jungle The Jungle
By Cussler, Clive
Author Du Brul, Jack B.
2011-03 - Putnam Adult
9780399157042 Check Our Catalog

The extraordinary new adventure from the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author. Juan Cabrillo and his crew face the greatest threat against U.S. security that the world has ever known. …More

Carte Blanche 007: The New James Bond Novel Carte Blanche 007: The New James Bond Novel
By Deaver, Jeffery
2011-06 - Simon & Schuster
9781451620696 Check Our Catalog

Bestselling thriller superstar Deaver--author of such international hits as "Roadside Crosses, The Bodies Left Behind," and "The Bone Collector"--delivers the newest installment of the James Bond series, updated for the new millennium. …More