Monday, May 6, 2013

HPL's New Books


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 Silence of Winter: Part 2
The Silence of Winter: Part 2
By Brunstetter, Wanda E.
2013-03 - Barbour Publishing
9781620291436 Check Our Catalog

The second in an exclusive six-consecutive-month release of an Amish serial novel, Brunstetter weaves a compelling love story brilliantly mingled with an unexpected twist. …More


A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
By Burgess, Anthony
Introduction by Burgess, Anthony
1995-04 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393312836 Check Our Catalog

Anthony Burgess's modern classic of youthful violence and social redemption, reissued to include the controversial last chapter not previously published in this country, with a new introduction by the author. …More


Whispering Rock
Whispering Rock
By Carr, Robyn
2013-02 - Mira Books
9780778314288 Check Our Catalog

LAPD detective Mike Valenzuela has arrived in Virgin River to recover from a gunshot wound. Jack Sheridan's younger sister BrieNthe victim of a horrific crimeNhas also come to find comfort in her older brother's safety and protection. She instead finds it in Mike's love. Reissue. …More


The Third Gate
The Third Gate
By Child, Lincoln
2012-06 - Doubleday Books
9780385531382 Check Our Catalog

Under the direction of famed explorer Porter Stone, an archaeological team is secretly attempting to locate the tomb of ancient pharaoh King Narmer. No crown of an Egyptian king has ever been discovered, and Narmer's is the elusive "double" crown of the two Egypts. …More


Sweet Tea Revenge
Sweet Tea Revenge
By Childs, Laura
2013-03 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425252888 Check Our Catalog

In the latest novel from the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Agony of the Leaves," Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning may always be a bridesmaid, never a bride. However, this groom is never going to make it to the altar. …More


Daddy's Gone a Hunting
Daddy's Gone a Hunting
By Clark, Mary Higgins
2013-04 - Simon & Schuster
9781451668940 Check Our Catalog

In this new novel by #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Clark, a dark secret from a family's past threatens the lives of two sisters. When the family-owned furniture firm explodes into flames, Kate must escape to save her life. But the suspicious circumstances point to her involvement. …More


Honor Thy Thug
Honor Thy Thug
By Clark, Wahida
2013-04 - Cash Money Content
9781936399390 Check Our Catalog

From "New York Times"-bestselling author Clark comes the highly anticipated next installment in the Queen's Thug series. A murdered son. Shattered bonds. Forbidden affairs. Four friends torn apart by treachery. …More


Six Years
Six Years
By Coben, Harlan
2013-03 - Dutton Books
9780525953487 Check Our Catalog

Coben, the master of domestic suspense, returns with a standalone thriller--in the vein of #1 bestsellers "Hold Tight," "Caught," and "Stay Close"--that explores the depth and passion of a lost love, and the secrets and lies at its heart. …More


Stay Close
Stay Close
By Coben, Harlan
2013-02 - Signet Book
9780451233967 Check Our Catalog

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The Thief
The Thief
By Cussler, Clive
Author Scott, Justin
2013-03 - Berkley
9780425259290 Check Our Catalog

When a scientist he recently rescued from kidnappers is murdered, private investigator Isaac Bell discovers that a ruthless agent wants the scientist's secret new invention in order to exploit it to seize power for Germany. Available in a tall Premium Edition. …More


Decadence
Decadence
By Dickey, Eric Jerome
2013-04 - Dutton Books
9780525953838 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times" bestselling author Eric Jerome Dickey returns to the life of Nia Simone Bijou (of "Pleasure" fame) as she embarks on a quest to enhance her artistic gifts through heightened sensory experience, Hollywood-style. …More


The Mapmaker's War: A Legend
The Mapmaker's War: A Legend
By Domingue, Ronlyn
2013-03 - Atria Books
9781451688887 Check Our Catalog

From the critically acclaimed author of "The Mercy of Thin Air" comes a fantastic tale, inspired by myth and legend, of an exiled mapmaker who must come to terms with the home and children she left behind. …More


We Take This Man
We Take This Man
By Dow, Candice
Author Poole, Daaimah S.
2009-01 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446501835 Check Our Catalog

One man, two wives . . . can it last forever? In the tradition of "She Ain't the One," two up-and-coming authors collaborate on a tale of relationships, trust, and high-stakes drama. …More


There Was an Old Woman: A Novel of Suspense
There Was an Old Woman: A Novel of Suspense
By Ephron, Hallie
2013-04 - William Morrow & Company
9780062117601 Check Our Catalog

The Edgar Award-nominated author of "Never Tell a Lie" and "Come and Find Me" returns with a penetrating novel of psychological suspense, in which a young woman becomes entangled in a terrifying web of deception and madness involving her elderly neighbor. …More


Alive!
Alive!
By Estleman, Loren D.
2013-04 - Forge
9780765333315 Check Our Catalog

Before Boris Karloff's memorable portrayal of Frankenstein's creature, another famous 1930s Hollywood icon, Bela Lugosi, tested for the part. The screen test footage was lost, until Valentino, that never-say-die film archivist, gets a hot tip on its whereabouts. But it comes with a price far greater than the money he'll have to pay. …More


Dark Nights
Dark Nights
By Feehan, Christine
2012-10 - Avon Books
9780062219022 Check Our Catalog

Feehan revisits and expands her classic novella "Dark Descent, " bringing to breathtaking life her story of an immortal Carpathian hunter, a beautiful adventurer, and their dangerous journey toward an unforeseen destiny and an undying love. Original. …More


A Small Fortune
A Small Fortune
By Ferrarella, Marie
2013-02 - Harlequin
9780373657285 Check Our Catalog

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A Perfect Proposal
A Perfect Proposal
By Fforde, Katie
2013-04 - St. Martin's Press
9781250024299 Check Our Catalog

In this delicious romantic comedy, a young Englishwoman gets an unexpected proposal from a dashing American. With all the warmth and wit that have made Fforde's novels huge bestsellers in the UK, this "is an irresistible tale of love and literature and the quest for a happy ending." ("The New York Times Book Review"). …More


State Fair
State Fair
By Fowler, Earlene
2011-05 - Berkley
9780425241554 Check Our Catalog

Folk art museum curator, rancher, and sometime sleuth Benni Harper returns with a mystery that has her attending the State Fair--a place for caramel apples and colorful quilts--and just a little murder. …More


Tuesday's Gone: A Frieda Klein Novel
Tuesday's Gone: A Frieda Klein Novel
By French, Nicci
2013-04 - Pamela Dorman Books
9780670025671 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

Internationally bestselling author French has sold more than eight million copies of books worldwide. In this release, a London social worker makes a routine home visit only to discover her client serving afternoon tea to a naked, decomposing corpse. …More


Middle Men
Middle Men
By Gavin, Jim
2013-02 - Simon & Schuster
9781451649314 Check Our Catalog

In a stunning debut story collection, "New Yorker" contributor Gavin delivers a hilarious and panoramic vision of California, portraying a group of men, from young dreamers to old vets, as they make valiant forays into middle-class respectability. …More


From the Kitchen of Half Truth
From the Kitchen of Half Truth
By Goodin, Maria
Author Goodin
2013-04 - Sourcebooks Landmark
9781402279485 Check Our Catalog

Infused with the delicious warmth of "Chocolat" and the captivating feeling of "School of Essential Ingredients," this is the warm, tender story of Meg, whose cooking-obsessed mother has always regaled her with fantastical memories of their lives that can't possibly be true. Meg explores the power of the stories we tell ourselves in order to create the lives we want. …More


The Unseen
The Unseen
By Graham, Heather
2013-02 - Mira Books
9780778314295 Check Our Catalog

San Antonio, Texas, 1800s: In room 207 at the Longhorn Saloon, in the long shadow of the Alamo, a woman was brutally murdered. Her killer was never found. One year ago: In that same historic room, another woman vanished without a trace. Texas Ranger Logan Raintree agrees to lead a group of paranormal investigators working on the case. …More