Tuesday, November 27, 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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Dick Francis's Bloodline
Dick Francis's Bloodline
By Francis, Felix
2012-10 - Putnam Adult
9780399160806 Check Our Catalog

When race caller and television presenter Mark Shillingford calls a race in which his twin sister, Clare, an accomplished and successful jockey, comes in second when she could have won, he believes the worst: that she lost on purpose, and the race was fixed. …More


Broken Harbor
Broken Harbor
By French, Tana
2012-07 - Viking Books
9780670023653 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

With her signature blend of police procedural and psychological thriller, French's fourth book of the Dublin murder squad goes full throttle with a heinous crime, creating her most complicated detective character and her best book yet. …More


Arctic Fire
Arctic Fire
By Frey, Stephen
2012-10 - Thomas & Mercer
9781612183480 Check Our Catalog

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A Gangster and a Gentleman
A Gangster and a Gentleman
By Swinson, Kiki
Author Diamond, De'nesha
2012-09 - Dafina Books
9780758251824 Check Our Catalog

National bestselling authors Swinson and Diamond bring readers two irresistible novellas about men so bad, they're everything their heroines don't needNbut exactly what they want. …More


People of the Black Sun
People of the Black Sun
By Gear, Kathleen O'Neal
Author Gear, W. Michael
2012-10 - Tor Books
9780765326959 Check Our Catalog

Dekanawida has become known as "The Sky Messenger," a prophet of immense power. Thousands now believe in the Great Law of Peace and have joined the League. But they are still being harassed by marauding warriors who steadfastly refuse to adopt the Great Law. …More


The Uninvited
The Uninvited
By Graham, Heather
2012-08 - Harlequin Mira
9780778313700 Check Our Catalog

More than 200 years after a murder in the historic Landon Mansion in Philadelphia, docent Allison Leigh discovers the body of a colleague impaled on his own replica bayonet. Agent Tyler Montague knows his hauntings and his history. But while Allison is skeptical of the newcomer, a second mysterious murder occurs. Has "Butcher" Bedford resurfaced? Original. …More


A Pound of Flesh
A Pound of Flesh
By Gray, Alex
2013-03 - Little, Brown Book Group
9780751543841 Check Our Catalog

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The Six Granddaughters of Cecil Slaughter
The Six Granddaughters of Cecil Slaughter
By Hahn, Susan
2012-09 - Fifth Star Press, Nfp
9780984651009 Check Our Catalog

Telling the story of a family of Jewish Hungarian immigrants settled in Chicago in the first half of the 20th century, this novel follows their rise from poverty to prosperity as Cecil Slaughter's children--out of equal measures glorified memory and sibling rivalry--name their daughters after him, with subtle variations: Ceci, Cecilia, Cecily, Celine, Celie, and Celeste. …More


Anointed
Anointed
By Haley, Patricia
2012-09 - Urban Books
9781601627339 Check Our Catalog

Number-one "Essence"]-bestselling author Haley brings back two members of her beloved Mitchell family, as they struggle to heal their broken relationship in this compelling series based on popular biblical stories. …More


Riven
Riven
By Tinnell, Robert
Author Hampton, Bo
Editor Edidin, Rachel
2012-09 - Dark Horse Comics
9781595829825 Check Our Catalog

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Peaches for Father Francis
Peaches for Father Francis
By Harris, Joanne
2012-10 - Viking Books
9780670026364 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

The bestselling author of "Chocolat" and "The Girl with No Shadow" returns toLansquenet in this enchanting new novel. …More


Deeper
Deeper
By Hart, Megan
2012-06 - Harlequin Mira
9780778315216 Check Our Catalog

From the author of the erotic "Tempted" comes a sizzling new novel about a woman who after 20 years reunites with a man with whom she'd spent a summer--a fervent sexual accomplice who knows how to ignite an all-consuming obsession she had no idea she had carried deep within her. Original. …More


The First Male
The First Male
By Hayes, Lee
2012-09 - Strebor Books
9781593094393 Check Our Catalog

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In Sunlight and in Shadow
In Sunlight and in Shadow
By Helprin, Mark
2012-10 - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
9780547819235 Check Our Catalog

OHome from the war and basking in the bright lights of 1947 New York, wealthy Harry Copeland encounters heiress and aspiring actress Catherine Thomas Hale on the Staten Island ferry, and a great passion is born. Alas, Catherine is engaged to a much older man, but she and Harry pursue a romance against the backdrop of Broadway theaters and Long Island mansions.ON"Library Journal." …More


Full Disclosure
Full Disclosure
By Henderson, Dee
2012-10 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764210907 Check Our Catalog

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That Girl Is Poison
That Girl Is Poison
By Hines, Tia
2012-07 - Urban Books
9781601625175 Check Our Catalog

Essence]-bestselling author Hines delivers a compelling message about the dangers of promiscuity and HIV/AIDS with this harrowing tale. …More


Goldberg Variations
Goldberg Variations
By Isaacs, Susan
2012-10 - Scribner Book Company
9781451605914 Check Our Catalog

The ultimate novel of family dysfunction from "New York Times"-bestselling author Isaacs, combining her trademark sass and wit, her distinctive characters, with reflections on faith, family, and inheritance that both entertain and enlighten. …More


Zoo Time
Zoo Time
By Jacobson, Howard
2012-10 - Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
9781608199389 Check Our Catalog

Novelist Guy Ableman is in thrall to his vivacious wife Vanessa, a strikingly beautiful red-head, highly strung, and blazingly angry. The trouble is, he is no less in thrall to her alluring mother. More like sisters than mother and daughter, they come as a pair, a blistering presence that destroys Guy's peace of mind. …More


On the Seventh Day
On the Seventh Day
By Jakes, T. D.
2012-10 - Atria Books
9781439170502 Check Our Catalog

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Sleep No More
Sleep No More
By Johansen, Iris
2012-10 - St. Martin's Press
9780312651244 Check Our Catalog

From the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author comes a new thriller that will have Eve Duncan questioning everything she thought she knew about her family and her past when a sinister plot comes to light. …More


Detroit Breakdown
Detroit Breakdown
By Johnson, D. E.
Author Johnson, Larry
2012-09 - Minotaur Books
9781250006622 Check Our Catalog

Will Anderson and Elizabeth Hume are called to the vast Eloise Insane Asylum outside of Detroit, where Elizabeth's cousin Robbie is a patient and now a murder suspect. The victim, like three others before him at the asylum in recent months, was killed with the infamous "Punjab lasso," the murder weapon of the Phantom of the Opera. Certain of Robbie's innocence, they begin an investigation with the help of Detective Riordan. Will has himself committed to the asylum to investigate from the inside, and Elizabeth volunteers at Eloise and questions people outside the asylum. While Will endures horrific conditions in his search for the killer, Elizabeth and Riordan follow the trail of a murder suspect all the way to Kalamazoo, where they realize the killer might still be at Eloise, putting Will in extreme danger. They race back to Detroit, but will they arrive in time to save Will and bring the killer to justice? …More


That's Not a Feeling
That's Not a Feeling
By Josefson, Dan
2012-10 - Soho Press
9781616951887 Check Our Catalog

Benjamin arrives with his parents at Roaring Orchards, a therapeutic boarding school in upstate New York. Sixteen years old, a two-time failed suicide, Benjamin must navigate his way through a new world of morning meds, popped privileges, candor meetings and cartoon brunchesNall run by adults who themselves have yet to really come of age. …More


Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales
Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales
By King, Stephen
2002-12 - Pocket Books
9780743457354 Check Our Catalog

This first collection of short stories by King in nine years includes an O. Henry Prize winner, four stories published by "The New Yorker, " and "Riding the Bullet, " King's original eBook that attracted over half a million online readers. …More