Tuesday, January 29, 2013

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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Holiday with a Vampire 4
Holiday with a Vampire 4
By Krinard, Susan
Author Meyers, Theresa
Author Thomas-Sundstrom, Linda
2012-11 - Harlequin
9780373885596 Check Our Catalog

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The First Prophet
The First Prophet
By Hooper, Kay
2012-11 - Jove Books
9780515152883 Check Our Catalog

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Running Wild: The Men from Battle Ridge
Running Wild: The Men from Battle Ridge
By Howard, Linda
Author Jones, Linda
2012-11 - Ballantine Books
9780345520784 Check Our Catalog

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Not Without Laughter
Not Without Laughter
By Hughes, Langston
2008-04 - Dover Publications
9780486454481 Check Our Catalog

Langston Hughes, long recognized as a major American poet and an influential force in African-American literature, brought to this, his first novel, the lyricism, humor, and sureness of touch that characterizes his award-winning poetry. This story reflects the joys and hardships of an African-American boy growing to manhood. …More


Land of Promiscuity
Land of Promiscuity
By Jackson, Sherryle Kiser
2012-10 - Urban Books
9781601627360 Check Our Catalog

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A Promise to Protect
A Promise to Protect
By Johnson, Liz
2012-11 - Love Inspired
9780373445189 Check Our Catalog

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Hold It 'Til It Hurts
Hold It 'Til It Hurts
By Johnson, T. Geronimo
2012-08 - Coffee House Press
9781566893091 Check Our Catalog

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The Sunday Only Christian
The Sunday Only Christian
By Joy, E. N.
2012-11 - Urban Books
9781601627407 Check Our Catalog

In this compelling series from Essence]-bestselling author Joy, a woman desperately chasing a man goes so far as to deny she has a child in order to win him over. …More


Born of Fire
Born of Fire
By Kenyon, Sherrilyn
2009-11 - St. Martin's Press
9780312942311 Check Our Catalog


FROM THE CREATOR OF THE #1 BESTSELLING DARK-HUNTER NOVELS--
THE SPELLBINDING LEAGUE SERIES CONTINUES!
"In a universe where assassins make the law, everyone lives in fear--except for Syn. Born of an illicit scandal that once rocked a dynasty, he always knew how to survive on the bloodthirsty streets. But that was then, and the future is now..."
HE TAKES NO PRISONERS.
Syn was raised as a tech-thief until his livelihood uncovered a truth that could end his life. He tried to destroy the evidence, and has been on the run ever since. Now trained as an assassin, he allows no one to threaten him. Ever. He is the darkness that swallows his enemies whole.

SHE OFFERS NO ESCAPE.
Shahara Dagan is the best bounty hunter in the universe. When Syn comes back on the radar, she's the only one who can bring him to justice. There's only one problem: Syn is a close family friend who's helped out the Dagans countless times. But if she saves him, both of their lives will be on the line. Is Syn's protection worth the risk? The only hope Shahara has is to find the evidence he buried long ago. Now it's kill or be killed--and they, the predators, have just become the hunted...

SherrilynKenyon.com
Dark-Hunter.com
officialsanctuary.com …More


Murder at Longbourn: A Mystery
Murder at Longbourn: A Mystery
By Kiely, Tracy
2009-09 - Minotaur Books
9780312537562 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

A die-hard fan of Jane Austen novels and the English cozy, Kiely has combined elements of both in her truly delightful and witty debut. …More


The Trial of Fallen Angels
The Trial of Fallen Angels
By Kimmel, James P.
2012-11 - Amy Einhorn Books
9780399159695 Check Our Catalog

Brek Cuttler has it all: a husband she loves, a daughter she adores, a successful law practice. And then one day everything she has ever known disappears. Brek finds herself standing on a deserted train platform, covered in blood. As she tries to comprehend what is happening to her, a man from her past approaches and explains that she has been chosen to join the elite team of lawyers charged with prosecuting and defending souls at the Final Judgment. …More


Rich or Famous...Rich Because You Can Buy Fame
Rich or Famous...Rich Because You Can Buy Fame
By King, Deja
Author King, Joy
2011-03 - King Productions
9780984332595 Check Our Catalog

What if you had a choice to be either rich or famous: which one would you choose? That had always been a simple answer for Lorenzo; money and he could never seem to make enough of it. Growing up, always desperate for a dollar made him cold and calculating. Being rich was his only objective in life until he met Dior. Dior is shallow and superficial. She only craves one thing; fame. That means walking red carpets and flashing lights. If you can't make that her reality then you serve no purpose. But can Lorenzo convince Dior that his money can buy her all the desires of her heart or will her thirst for fame destroy them both? One thing is for certain, when Lorenzo and Dior's paths cross, the course of their destiny will forever be changed. …More


The Walking Dead Compendium Volume 1
The Walking Dead Compendium Volume 1
By Kirkman, Robert
Author Rathburn, Cliff
Author Adlard, Charlie
2009-05 - Image Comics
9781607060765 Check Our Catalog

Introducing the first eight volumes of this fan-favorite series collected into one massive paperback collection! Collects The Walking Dead #1-48. …More


Killer Librarian
Killer Librarian
By Kirwin, Mary Lou
2012-11 - Pocket Books
9781451684643 Check Our Catalog

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Valentine's Exile
Valentine's Exile
By Knight, E. E.
2007-07 - Roc
9780451461612 Check Our Catalog

David Valentine is revered as a hero for his part in fighting to regain Earth's freedom. When a former Quisling traitor is badly wounded, he asks Valentine to find his wife, who has vanished into the darkness of the Kurian Order. With the help of old friends and new allies, Valentine traces her to a mysterious, heavily guarded compound in Ohio. And what Valentine finds within will shake his sanity to its very core. …More


Animal
Animal
By K'wan
2012-10 - Cash Money Content
9781936399253 Check Our Catalog

One of this generation's most talented and gritty writers delivers his bloodiest story yet. "Animal" follows the infamous fugitive from Foye's best-known Hood Rat series on a revenge mission from the rugged streets of Puerto Rico to the scene of the original crimeNHarlem, New York. …More


Brink of Chaos
Brink of Chaos
By LaHaye, Tim
Author Parshall, Craig
2012-09 - Zondervan
9780310326465 Check Our Catalog

In the Brink of Chaos, the third book of The End series, corruption in high government offices threatens to block the election of a worthy presidential candidate by all means necessary---including the unthinkable---while Joshua Jordan and his family fight seemingly impossible odds to clear his name and protect the autonomy of the nation of Israel. …More


Four in Hand
Four in Hand
By Laurens, Stephanie
2012-11 - Severn House Publishers
9780727882042 Check Our Catalog

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Secret Sins
Secret Sins
By Leigh, Lora
2012-11 - St. Martin's Press
9781250017017 Check Our Catalog

Years ago, a small town was shocked by a terrible crime. Now, one woman will risk her life to learn the truth--and one man will do anything to save her. …More


Fever
Fever
By Lowell, Elizabeth
2012-11 - Severn House Publishers
9780727882059 Check Our Catalog

Rye McCall has a problem. He's got an obsessive father who's trying to ensure a dynasty, but Rye's rebellious and determined to lead his own life. And to make matters worse, he's just met a woman who may thwart both men's plans. For one brief, high-country summer, Rye manages the impossible--to keep his father's world at bay. But he's lost control of his own plans--he's fallen in love with Lisa Johansen. Now he's told too many lies for his happiness to last. He knows that. What he doesn't know is how to finally tell her the truth. …More


Glad Tidings
Glad Tidings
By Macomber, Debbie
2012-11 - Harlequin Mira
9780778313953 Check Our Catalog

This collection features two classic stories of laughter and love at Christmastime. In "Here Comes Trouble," Maryanne and Nolan Adams tell their kids the story of how Mom and Dad met and fell in love. In "There's Something about Christmas," rookie reporter Emma Collins is on assignment covering a fruitcake contest when she falls in love and learns life is full of unexpected surprises--just like fruitcake. Original. …More


1225 Christmas Tree Lane: 1225 Christmas Tree LaneLet It Snow
1225 Christmas Tree Lane: 1225 Christmas Tree LaneLet It Snow
By Macomber, Debbie
2012-10 - Harlequin Mira
9780778313908 Check Our Catalog

Beloved bestselling author Macomber takes readers back to Cedar Cove for thisholiday volume. Includes the bonus story OLet It Snow. …More


Already Home
Already Home
By Mallery, Susan
2012-11 - Harlequin Mira
9780778313243 Check Our Catalog

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