Wednesday, October 31, 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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Cain at Gettysburg
Cain at Gettysburg
By Peters, Ralph
2012-02 - Forge
9780765330475 Check Our Catalog

Two mighty armies blunder toward each other, one led by confident, beloved Robert E. Lee and the other by dour George Meade. They'll meet in a Pennsylvania crossroads town where no one planned to fight. In this sweeping, savagely realistic novel, the greatest battle ever fought on American soil explodes into life at Gettysburg. …More


Perfect Match
Perfect Match
By Picoult, Jodi
2002-05 - Atria Books
9780743418720 Check Our Catalog

Attorney Nina Frost prosecutes child molesters--and she's seen all too many of them walk free. Nina's husband Caleb glories in the stonemason skills that allow him to construct barriers to keep out the unwanted. But even the strongest walls cannot guard Nina and Caleb from the shattering discovery that their own son has been sexually abused. …More


Wizzywig
Wizzywig
By Piskor, Ed
Illustrator Piskor, Ed
2012-07 - Top Shelf Productions
9781603090971 Check Our Catalog

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The Yellow Birds
The Yellow Birds
By Powers, Kevin
2012-09 - Little Brown and Company
9780316219365 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

In Al Tafar, Iraq, 21-year old Private Bartle and 18-year-old Private Murphy cling to life as their platoon launches a bloody battle for the city. In the endless days that follow, the two young soldiers do everything to protect each other from the forces that press in on every side. …More


A Fistful of Collars
A Fistful of Collars
By Quinn, Spencer
2012-09 - Atria Books
9781451665161 Check Our Catalog

Chet the dog and Bernie, his private investigator companion, are back in the "New York Times"-bestselling mystery series as they investigate a movie star with a shady past. …More


In the Shadow of the Banyan
In the Shadow of the Banyan
By Ratner, Vaddey
2012-08 - Simon & Schuster
9781451657708 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

Told from the tender perspective of a young girl who comes of age amid the Cambodian killing fields, this searing first novel--based on the author's personal story--is one of survival, endurance, and forced exodus. …More


Valley of Ashes
Valley of Ashes
By Read, Cornelia
2012-08 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446511360 Check Our Catalog

Madeline Dare trades New York's gritty streets for the tree-lined avenues of Boulder, Colorado, when her husband Dean lands a promising job. As a freelance journalist in her new town, she closes in on a serial arsonist at large in the city. …More


Bones Are Forever
Bones Are Forever
By Reichs, Kathy
2012-08 - Scribner Book Company
9781439102435 Check Our Catalog

Reichs, #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author and producer of the Fox hit series "Bones" delivers a riveting novel featuring a forensic anthropologist and a story of infanticide, murder, and corruption set in the high-danger world of diamond mining. …More


Flash and Bones
Flash and Bones
By Reichs, Kathy
2012-07 - Pocket Books
9781451646696 Check Our Catalog

Reichs, bestselling author and producer of the FOX television hit "Bones, " accelerates the suspense in NASCAR country, where Dr. Temperance Brennan reignites a stalled federal case with explosive forensic clues--to murder. …More


Single with Benefits
Single with Benefits
By Aaron, Relentless
2008-10 - St. Martin's Griffin
9780312359379 Check Our Catalog

From one of the leaders of a hip-hop literature' revolution ("Daily News") comes another juicy story about the joy and pain of having friends with perks. …More


When It Happens to You: A Novel in Stories
When It Happens to You: A Novel in Stories
By Ringwald, Molly
2012-08 - It Books
9780061809460 Check Our Catalog

Ringwald mines the complexities of modern relationships in this gripping and nuanced collection of interlinked stories. Writing with a deep compassion for human imperfection, Ringwald follows a Los Angeles family while they negotiate the hazardous terrain of everyday life. …More


Sleepwalker
Sleepwalker
By Robards, Karen
2011-12 - Gallery Books
9781439183724 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

Praised as one of the most popular voices in women's fiction ("Newsweek"), "New York Times"-bestselling author Robard delivers her latest thrilling romantic suspense novel. …More


Celebrity in Death
Celebrity in Death
By Robb, J. D.
2012-02 - Putnam Adult
9780399158308 Check Our Catalog


Lieutenant Eve Dallas is no party girl, but she's having a reasonably good time at a celebrity-packed bash celebrating a film based on one of her famous cases. But once a cast member drowns, she's at the center of a crime scene and more than ready to get out of her high heels.
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Daring to Dream
Daring to Dream
By Roberts, Nora
2012-08 - Berkley Trade Pub
9780425260906 Check Our Catalog

Margo, Kate, and Laura were brought up like sisters amidst the peerless grandeur of Templeton House. But it was Margo whose dreams first took her far away. All she knew how to do was be Margo, and that meant doing things her own way--no matter what the consequences. …More


From the Heart
From the Heart
By Roberts, Nora
2010-12 - Jove Books
9780515149180 Check Our Catalog

In this stunning collection of novels, America's favorite writer" ("The New Yorker") illuminates the dreams that lead us toward destiny--and the desires that rule over our hearts. This volume includes "Tonight and Always, A Matter of Choice," and "Endings and Beginnings." Reissue. …More


Happy Ever After
Happy Ever After
By Roberts, Nora
2012-07 - Jove Books
9780515151022 Check Our Catalog

Parker Brown turned the quartet's childhood game of Wedding Day into their dream jobs. And now she's the face of Vows--the one who meets every bride's demands; keeps every event on schedule; and brings Emma's romantic flowers, Laurel's delicious treats, and Mac's stunning photography together in one glorious package. She knows how to make dreams come true . . . …More


The MacGregor Grooms
The MacGregor Grooms
By Roberts, Nora
2012-07 - Silhouette Books
9780373281602 Check Our Catalog

In this classic tale from a beloved #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author, readers meet cousins D.C., Duncan, and Ian MacGregor as they prepare for the biggest day of their lives--thanks to their meddling grandfather. Reissue. …More


In Love with a Younger Man
In Love with a Younger Man
By Robinson, Cheryl
2009-01 - New American Library
9780451225825 Check Our Catalog

Robinson--one of the hottest fiction authors of today ("Urban Reviews") and bestselling author of "Sweet Georgia Brown"--pens an inspiring novel about taking risks and following one's dreams. …More


It's Like That
It's Like That
By Robinson, Cheryl
2006-01 - New American Library
9780451217462 Check Our Catalog

From the bestselling author of "If It Ain't One Thing" comes a story about telling it like it is, even if it means hurting the man you love. …More


The Casual Vacancy
The Casual Vacancy
By Rowling, J. K.
2012-09 - Little Brown and Company
9780316228534 Check Our Catalog


What lies behind the facade of Pagford is a town at war. The empty seat on the town's council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion, duplicity, and unexpected revelations? Rowling's first novel for adults is blackly comic, thought-provoking, and constantly surprising.
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Charon's Claw
Charon's Claw
By Salvatore, R. A.
2012-08 - Wizards of the Coast
9780786962235 Check Our Catalog

"Salvatore has mastered the art of showing a beautiful fight scene, and he is at the top of his game in this one. He manages to take these scenes from so much more than just a fight scene, to an integral part of the story."--The SFF Hub on "Gauntlgrym" …More


The Lady Is a Vamp
The Lady Is a Vamp
By Sands, Lynsay
2012-07 - Avon Books
9780062078070 Check Our Catalog

A "New York Times"-bestselling author, one of paranormal romance's original superstars, delivers a scorching and delightful story of a moral man on a mission--and the Vamp who is his only hope. Original. …More


Forever and a Day
Forever and a Day
By Shalvis, Jill
2012-07 - Forever
9781455503698 Check Our Catalog

Losing everything has landed Grace in Lucky Harbor, working as a dog walker for overwhelmed ER doctor Josh Scott. But the day his nanny fails to show up, Grace goes from caring for Josh's lovable mutt to caring for his rambunctious son. Soon Grace is playing house with the sexy single dad. Original. …More