Tuesday, April 2, 2013

New Books at HPL


Below is a partial list of our new books. To see the full list, download the Excel file for: 2013.  To see new books from other years try:  2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, or 2006.



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The Spirit War
The Spirit War
By Aaron, Rachel
2012-06 - Orbit
9780316198387 Check Our Catalog

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The Liars' Gospel
The Liars' Gospel
By Alderman, Naomi
2013-03 - Little Brown and Company
9780316232784 Check Our Catalog

An award-winning writer re-imagines the life of Jesus, from the points of view of four people closest to him before his death. Yehoshuah wandered Roman-occupied Judea giving sermons and healing the sick. …More


Gifted Trust
Gifted Trust
By Allen, John Paul
Illustrator Clark, Alan M.
2000-09 - Biting Dog Publications
9780972948500 Check Our Catalog

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A Marriage of Convenience
A Marriage of Convenience
By Amethyst, Jewel
2009-08 - Leisure Books
9780843962987 Check Our Catalog

After she's left standing at the altar, Tamara needs someone to share the new home she can't afford on her own. Enter Kwabena Opoku, a gorgeous Ghanian scientist in search of a green card, to fulfill Tamara's needs--and the desires she had not known she had. Original. …More


Romancing the Chef
Romancing the Chef
By Amos, Robyn
2010-12 - Kimani Press
9780373861941 Check Our Catalog

When Veronica Howard is invited to compete in an all-star TV cooking contest, the up-and-coming restauranteur is ready. Then she discovers her main competition is Ace Brown, her friend from culinary school and the world's hottest celebrity chef. Original. …More


Love Once Again
Love Once Again
By Vaughn Archer, Devon
2006-06 - Kimani Press
9781583146798 Check Our Catalog

Love works in mysterious and unexpected ways in this story of a man, distraught over the deaths of his wife and daughter, who finds solace--and surprising attraction--from a stranger along the California shoreline. As if heaven sent, they find their lives thrust together. Original. …More


The Prada Plan 3: Green-Eyed Monster
The Prada Plan 3: Green-Eyed Monster
By Antoinette, Ashley
2013-01 - Urban Books
9781601625373 Check Our Catalog

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The Forgotten
The Forgotten
By Baldacci, David
2012-11 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446573054 Check Our Catalog

Army Special Agent John Puller is the best there is. A combat veteran, Puller is the man the U.S. Army relies on to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. Now he has a new case-but this time, the crime is personal: His aunt has been found dead in Paradise, Florida. …More


A Christmas Promise
A Christmas Promise
By Balogh, Mary
2010-10 - Dell Publishing Company
9780440246343 Check Our Catalog

A love that cannot be bought or sold proves to be the greatest gift of all, in this heartwarming Christmas classic, out of print for nearly two decades and now available in a gorgeous new package. …More


Insane City
Insane City
By Barry, Dave
2013-01 - Putnam Adult
9780399158681 Check Our Catalog

A dark comic masterpiece--the first solo adult novel in more than a decade from the Pulitzer Prize winner and "New York Times"-bestselling author. By the end, amid gunfire, high-speed chases, and mayhem of the most unimaginable sort, violent men will fall, heroes will rise, and many lives will change. …More


Halo: Silentium
Halo: Silentium
By Bear, Greg
2013-03 - Tor Books
9780765323989 Check Our Catalog

In the last years of the Forerunner empire, chaos rules. The Flood--a horrifying shape-changing parasite--has arrived in force, aided by unexpected allies. Facing the imminent collapse of their civilization, the Librarian and the Ur-Didact reveal what they know about the relationship between the long-vanished Precursors and the Flood. …More


The Aviator's Wife
The Aviator's Wife
By Benjamin, Melanie
2013-01 - Delacorte Press
9780345528674 Check Our Catalog

In the spirit of "Loving Frank" and "The Paris Wife," acclaimed novelist Benjamin pulls back the curtain on the marriage of one of America's most extraordinary couples: Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh. …More


Sweet Passion: Bands of Gold/For All Time/Between the Lines
Sweet Passion: Bands of Gold/For All Time/Between the Lines
By Benson, Angela
2006-04 - Kimani Press
9781583147382 Check Our Catalog

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Traps
Traps
By Bezos, MacKenzie
2013-03 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307959737 Check Our Catalog

The story of four very different women whose paths intersect--briefly, but significantly--in ways that will transform each of their lives forever. Dana, a beautiful young security guard; Jessica, an Oscar-winning actress; Vivian, a 17-year-old prostitute; and Lynn, a recovering alcoholic all collide and have a chance at renewal. …More


A Week in Winter
A Week in Winter
By Binchy, Maeve
2013-02 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307273574 Check Our Catalog

Binchy returns with a cast of characters readers will never forget when they all spend a winter week together on holiday at Stone House, a restful inn by the sea in Ireland. …More


Written in Red: A Novel of the Others
Written in Red: A Novel of the Others
By Bishop, Anne
2013-03 - Roc
9780451464965 Check Our Catalog

No one creates realms like "New York Times"-bestselling author Bishop. Now in a thrilling new fantasy series, readers can enter a world inhabited by the Others, unearthly entities--vampires and shape-shifters among them--who rule the Earth and whose prey are humans. …More


At First Kiss
At First Kiss
By Bolton, Gwyneth
2011-03 - Kimani Press
9780373862061 Check Our Catalog

For Jasmine Stewart, there's nothing forced about this marriage of convenience. She knows jet-setter Troy Singleton is the man she wants to have and to hold. Will she finally win the heart of the man she promised to honor forever? Original. …More


Make It Last Forever
Make It Last Forever
By Bolton, Gwyneth
2010-08 - Kimani Press
9780373861743 Check Our Catalog

Activist Karen Williams has never been a big believer in fate. But from the moment they meet, she feels an instant attraction to sexy rapper Darius Rollins. And when they share a soul-stirring kiss, their connection could take them beyond any love they've ever known. Original. …More


Ready for Love
Ready for Love
By Bolton, Gwyneth
2011-10 - Kimani Press
9780373862351 Check Our Catalog

Maritza Morales and Terrill Carter are partners in a successful music company. But mixing business with pleasure may be a risky proposition, unless Terrill can prove he's the one one for Maritza. Original. …More


Farside
Farside
By Bova, Ben
2013-02 - Tor Books
9780765323873 Check Our Catalog

Six-time Hugo Award-winner Bova presents a book about the side of the Moon that never faces Earth. It is the ideal location for an astronomical observatory and also the setting for a tangled web of politics, personal ambition, love, jealousy, and murder. …More


The Family Way
The Family Way
By Bowen, Rhys
2013-03 - Minotaur Books
9781250011633 Check Our Catalog

In "New York Times"-bestselling author Bowen's latest Molly Murphy mystery, Molly is drawn into a dangerous kidnapping case. Molly Murphy--now Molly Sullivan--is a year into her marriage. She promised Daniel to give up her old career as a detective, but what she uncovers will lead her on a terrifying journey through all levels of society. …More


Get You Good
Get You Good
By Bowen, Rhonda
2013-03 - Dafina Books
9780758281364 Check Our Catalog

The second in Marsh's pulse-pounding Smoke Jumpers series ripples with nail-biting suspense and sensuality, giving an inside look at a special brand of hero and the kind of woman it takes to win him. …More


Breaking Point
Breaking Point
By Box, C. J.
2013-03 - Putnam Adult
9780399160752 Check Our Catalog

The thrilling new Joe Pickett novel from the "New York Times"-bestselling author. Little did Joe know that when he talked to Lyle that day, the man was about to disappear. He was heading into the mountains to hunt, he said, but instead he was running. Two EPA employees had just been murdered, and all signs pointed to him as the killer. …More