Saturday, January 26, 2013

HPL's New Books for January


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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Child Support
Child Support
By Amour
2012-09 - Urban Books
9781601625281 Check Our Catalog

Amour, a talented new urban author, offers readers a unique tale about a woman who will get what's hers at all costs--even if it might cost someone else's life. …More


The Sins of the Father
The Sins of the Father
By Archer, Jeffrey
2012-05 - St. Martin's Press
9781250000972 Check Our Catalog

International bestselling author Archer returns with his most ambitious work of epic storytelling--a multi-generational saga of fate, fortune, and redemption that began with "Only Time Will Tell." …More


The Cartel 4: Diamonds Are Forever
The Cartel 4: Diamonds Are Forever
By Ashley, JaQuavis
2012-10 - Urban
9780872724042 Check Our Catalog

The Diamond family has survived murder, deceit, and betrayal. Through it all, they're still standing tall, and a new era has begun. Jump back into the madness with Ashley and JaQuavis' highly anticipated fourth installment of the wildly popular Cartel series. …More


Girls from Da Hood 4
Girls from Da Hood 4
By Ashley
Author Jaquavis
Author Ellis, Ayana
2008-03 - Urban Books
9781601620439 Check Our Catalog

Disaya Morgan has never had anything, so she figures she's got nothing to lose when she gets involved in a dangerous game of mind-blowing sex and quick cash--but Disaya learns fast that in this game, no one wins. …More


Freefall
Freefall
By Bailey, Jodie
2012-10 - Love Inspired
9780373445691 Check Our Catalog

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Stalked
Stalked
By Brennan, Allison
2012-10 - Minotaur Books
9781250005960 Check Our Catalog

A new trainee at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Lucy Kincaid has already seen more than her share of murder and mayhem. Still reeling from the sex-crime case that sealed her reputation, she's found a true friend and mentor in Agent Tony Presidio. No matter what goes down at the Bureau, Tony's got her backNuntil she finds his dead body. Original. …More


Frontier Justice: A John Henry Cole Story
Frontier Justice: A John Henry Cole Story
By Brooks, Bill
2012-12 - Five Star (ME)
9781432826079 Check Our Catalog

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Cold Days
Cold Days
By Butcher, Jim
2012-11 - Roc
9780451464408 Check Our Catalog

After being murdered by a mystery assailant, navigating his way through the realm between life and death, and being brought back to the mortal world, Harry realizes that maybe death wasn't all that bad. Because he is no longer Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wizard. He is now Harry Dresden, Winter Knight to Mab, the Queen of Air and Darkness. …More


The Hot Country
The Hot Country
By Butler, Robert Olen
2012-10 - Mysterious Press
9780802120465 Check Our Catalog

In The Hot Country, Christopher Marlowe Cobb ("Kit"), the swashbuckling early 20th century American newspaper war correspondent travels to Mexico in April and May of 1914, during that country's civil war, the American invasion of Vera Cruz and the controversial presidency of Victoriano Huerta, El Chacal (The Jackal). Covering the war in enemy territory and sweltering heat, Cobb falls in love with Luisa, a young Mexican laundress, who is not as innocent as she seems. …More


Leon and Louise
Leon and Louise
By Capus, Alex
Translator Brownjohn, John
2012-10 - Haus Pub.
9781908323132 Check Our Catalog

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The Legend of Broken
The Legend of Broken
By Carr, Caleb
2012-11 - Random House
9781400062836 Check Our Catalog

Legend meets history in this mesmerizing novel from #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Caleb Carr. Demonstrating the rich storytelling, skillful plotting, and depth of research he showcased in "The Alienist," Carr has written a wildly imaginative, genre-bending saga that redefines the boundaries of literature. …More


My Kind of Christmas
My Kind of Christmas
By Carr, Robyn
2012-10 - Harlequin Mira
9780778313854 Check Our Catalog

Patrick Riordan always thought that nothing could match the adrenaline rush he gets from his job as a Navy pilot. But this Christmas, Patrick's pulse is "really" racing after he meets Angie LeCroix. Original. …More


Skating Around the Law
Skating Around the Law
By Charbonneau, Joelle
2010-09 - Minotaur Books
9780312629809 Check Our Catalog

Rebecca Robbins is on a mission to sell the roller rink she inherited in her hometown and get back to her life in the city. What she doesn't count on discovering a dead body stuffed head first in the rink toilet. …More


A Drop of Chinese Blood
A Drop of Chinese Blood
By Church, James
2012-11 - Minotaur Books
9780312550639 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

James Church's Inspector O novels have been hailed as "crackling good" and "tremendously clever", while Church himself has been embraced by critics as "the equal of le Carre". Now Church--a former Western intelligence officer who pulls back the curtain on the hidden world of North Korea in a way that no one else can--comes roaring back with a new novel introducing Inspector O's nephew, Major Bing, the long-suffering chief of the Chinese Ministry of State Security operations on the border with North Korea. …More


Locked on
Locked on
By Clancy, Tom
With Greaney, Mark
2012-11 - Berkley
9780425248607 Check Our Catalog

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Shadow's Claim: Immortals After Dark: The Dacians
Shadow's Claim: Immortals After Dark: The Dacians
By Cole, Kresley
2012-11 - Pocket Books
9781451650051 Check Our Catalog

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The Black Box
The Black Box
By Connelly, Michael
2012-11 - Little Brown and Company
9780316069427 Check Our Catalog

In a case that spans 20 years, Harry Bosch links the bullet from a recent crime to a file from 1992, the killing of a young female photographer during the L.A. riots. Harry originally investigated the murder, but it was then handed off to the Riot Crimes Task Force and never solved. Now Bosch's ballistics match indicates that her death was not random violence, but something more personal, and connected to a deeper intrigue. Like an investigator combing through the wreckage after a plane crash, Bosch searches for the "black box," the one piece of evidence that will pull the case together. …More


Nano
Nano
By Cook, Robin
2012-12 - Putnam Adult
9780399160820 Check Our Catalog

After a tumultuous year in which her mentor is murdered and her estranged father comes back into her life, Pia, the embattled medical student from "Death Benefit," decides to take a year off from her medical studies and escape New York City. …More


The Prince of Ravenscar
The Prince of Ravenscar
By Coulter, Catherine
2012-10 - Jove Books
9780515151152 Check Our Catalog

The #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author brings a daring and witty new historical romance to life, with a sparkling cast of engaging, multifaceted characters and two wonderfully complex mysteries. …More


Devil's Gate
Devil's Gate
By Cussler, Clive
Author Brown, Graham
2012-11 - Berkley
9780425246764 Check Our Catalog

A Japanese cargo ship cruises the eastern Atlantic near the Azores--then it bursts into flames. A gang of pirates speeds to take advantage of the disaster--then their boat explodes. As Kurt Austin, Joe Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA Special Assignments Team rush to investigate, they find themselves drawn into the extraordinary ambitions of an African dictator, the creation of a weapon of almost mythical power, and an unimaginably audacious plan to extort the world's major nations. (Men's Adventure) …More


Christmas Stalking
Christmas Stalking
By Daley, Margaret
2012-10 - Love Inspired
9780373445127 Check Our Catalog

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The Fifty Year Sword
The Fifty Year Sword
By Danielewski, Mark Z.
2012-10 - Pantheon Books
9780307907721 Check Our Catalog

The nationally bestselling author of "House of Leaves" and "Only Revolutions"has crafted a powerfully chilling novella--a ghost story for grownup readers.Five orphans gather to hear a story about a quest for a terrible weapon. …More


Chocolate Aftertaste
Chocolate Aftertaste
By Davis, Liz Grace
2012-05 - Createspace
9781475184037 Check Our Catalog

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