Thursday, January 31, 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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A Christmas Bride
A Christmas Bride
By Mallery, Susan
2012-10 - Harlequin Hqn
9780373778027 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times"-bestselling author Mallery brings fans home for the holidays with these two classic romances that will warm readers' hearts. Includes "Only Us: A Fool's Gold Holiday" and "The Sheik and the Christmas Bride." Reissue. …More


Against the Odds
Against the Odds
By Martin, Kat
2012-12 - Harlequin Mira
9780778314226 Check Our Catalog

All of Sabrina Eckhart's financial problems can be solved if she finds a hidden silver mine in the West Texas desert. The man with the skills she needs is private investigator Alex Justice, a former pilotNand current pain in the neck. Original. …More


Life! Death! Prizes!
Life! Death! Prizes!
By May, Stephen
Author May, Matt
2012-12 - Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
9781620400012 Check Our Catalog

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The Pink Palace
The Pink Palace
By McCaulsky, Marlon
2008-04 - Triple Crown Publications
9780979951756 Check Our Catalog

They say you can't judge a book by its cover and I guess you can say the same thing about strippers, too.
On the surface I'm Mo'Nique, the hottest stripper dancing at The Pink Palace, but on the inside I'm really just Janelle Taylor, a teenage runaway trying to survive in Atlanta.
You might wanna call me a hoe but I'm the one your man is spending his whole paycheck on! This isn't the life I envisioned for myself but it's the path I was forced to take in order to get by.
Nobody say the real me until I met Tommy, a sexy hustler from Chicago. At first he was just another trick, but for some reason I can't stay away from him. Am I really falling in love with a trick? The closer I get to Tommy, the more I feel like he's keeping something from me. Is having true love too much to ask for a girl like me? …More


Aura Brown: Life Choices
Aura Brown: Life Choices
By Menchan, Angelia Vernon
2012-04 - Createspace
9781475211672 Check Our Catalog

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Dangerous Melody
Dangerous Melody
By Mentink, Dana
2012-10 - Love Inspired
9780373445134 Check Our Catalog

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Lost Legacy
Lost Legacy
By Mentink, Dana
2012-05 - Love Inspired
9780373444885 Check Our Catalog

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A Lawman's Christmas
A Lawman's Christmas
By Miller, Linda Lael
2012-10 - Harlequin Hqn
9780373777877 Check Our Catalog

With the heart of a cowboy, Clay McKettrick plans to start a ranch and finally settle down. He isn't interested in uprooting Dara Rose and her children, but he is interested in giving her protection, friendship--and passion. And when they say I do to a marriage of convenience, the temporary lawman's Christmas wish is to make Dara Rose his permanent wife. …More


The Labyrinth of Dreaming Books
The Labyrinth of Dreaming Books
By Yarnspinner, Optimus
Translator Moers, Walter
Translator Brownjohn, John
2012-11 - Overlook Press
9781468301267 Check Our Catalog

It has been more than 200 years since Bookholm was destroyed by a devastating fire, as told in Moers' "The City of Dreaming Books." Hildegunst von Mythenmetz, hailed as Zamonia's greatest writer, is on vacation in Lindworm Castle when a disturbing message reaches him, and he must return to Bookholm to investigate a mystery. …More


The Secret Keeper
The Secret Keeper
By Morton, Kate
2012-10 - Atria Books
9781439152805 Check Our Catalog

From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Distant Hours." During a party at the family farm in the English countryside, 16-year-old Laurel Nicolson has escaped to her childhood tree house. She spies a stranger coming up the road and sees her mother speak to him. Before the afternoon is over, Laurel will witness a shocking crime that challenges everything she knows about her family and especially her mother. …More


Looking for Yesterday
Looking for Yesterday
By Muller, Marcia
2012-11 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446573351 Check Our Catalog

Three years ago, Caro Warrick was acquitted for the murder of her best friend Amelia Bettencourt, but the lingering doubts of everyone around Caro is affecting her life. Sharon McCone is confident that she can succeed where other detectives have failed (though at times it's hard to shake her own misgivings about what happened), but when Caro is brutally beaten right at Sharon's doorstep, the investigation takes on a whole new course. How many more people remain at risk until Amelia's murderer is finally caught? …More


Cat Bearing Gifts: A Joe Grey Mystery
Cat Bearing Gifts: A Joe Grey Mystery
By Murphy, Shirley Rousseau
2012-11 - William Morrow & Company
9780061806940 Check Our Catalog

Molena Point's ever-growing cadre of talking cats is on the job when vagabonds threaten the felines' human companions. …More


Betrayal on the Border
Betrayal on the Border
By Nelson, Jill Elizabeth
2012-11 - Love Inspired
9780373445165 Check Our Catalog

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Critical Condition
Critical Condition
By Orchard, Sandra
2012-10 - Love Inspired
9780373445110 Check Our Catalog

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Wyoming Fierce
Wyoming Fierce
By Palmer, Diana
2012-10 - Harlequin Hqn
9780373776962 Check Our Catalog

A "New York Times"-bestselling author returns to Wyoming with a new romance featuring one of the ruggedly handsome Kirk brothers. Original. …More


Political Suicide
Political Suicide
By Palmer, Michael
2012-12 - St. Martin's Press
9780312587550 Check Our Catalog

From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Oath of Office" comes a gripping thriller at the crossroads of politics and medicine. Dr. Lou Welcome is back in this heart-stopping medical thriller. A desperate phone call embroils Lou in scandal and murder involving the "society doc." …More


Diary of a Stalker
Diary of a Stalker
By Parks, Electa Rome
2012-01 - Urban Books
9781601623324 Check Our Catalog

An exciting, erotically charged novel, "Diary of a Stalker" tells the story of a bestselling author who gets more than he bargained for when he becomes involved with an obsessed fan. …More


Lone Wolf
Lone Wolf
By Picoult, Jodi
2012-10 - Emily Bestler Books
9781439102756 Check Our Catalog

Edward Warren left his family after an irreparable fight with his father, and learns that his dad lies comatose in a hospital, gravely injured. Edward wants to terminate life support and donate his father's organs. Is he motivated by altruism or revenge? To what lengths will his sister go to stop him from making an irrevocable decision? …More


Two Graves
Two Graves
By Preston, Douglas J.
Author Child, Lincoln
2012-12 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446554992 Check Our Catalog

After his wife, Helen, is abducted, Special Agent Pendergast furiously pursues the kidnappers, chasing them across the country and into Mexico. But then, things go terribly, tragically wrong; the kidnappers escape; and a shattered Pendergast retreats to his New York apartment and shuts out the world. But when a string of bizarre murders erupts across several Manhattan hotels, NYPD Lieutenant D'Agosta asks his friend Pendergast for help. …More


The Doctor's Defender
The Doctor's Defender
By Reed, Terri
2012-10 - Love Inspired
9780373445080 Check Our Catalog

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Shiver
Shiver
By Robards, Karen
2012-12 - Gallery Books
9781451678673 Check Our Catalog

From "one of the most popular voices in women's fiction" ("Newsweek") comes aheart-pounding new novel of romantic suspense. …More


Face the Fire
Face the Fire
By Roberts, Nora
2002-05 - Jove Books
9780515132878 Check Our Catalog

The final book in Nora Roberts's bewitching New England-set Three Sisters Island trilogy brings to a close the saga of modern-day witches Nell Channing, Ripley Todd, and Mia Devlin. …More


First Impressions
First Impressions
By Roberts, Nora
2012-10 - Silhouette Books
9780373281640 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times"-bestselling author Nora Roberts offers this two-in-one volume of holiday tales sure to warm the heart. Includes the classic story "First Impressions" accompanied by "Blithe Images." Reissue. …More