Wednesday, May 1, 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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Palisades Park
Palisades Park
By Brennert, Alan
2013-04 - St. Martin's Press
9780312643720 Check Our Catalog

Bestseller Brennert's spellbinding story about a family of dreamers and theirlives within the legendary Palisades Amusement Park in the 1930s. …More


Edge of Dawn: A Midnight Breed Novel
Edge of Dawn: A Midnight Breed Novel
By Adrian, Lara
2013-02 - Delacorte Press
9780345532602 Check Our Catalog

In this pulse-pounding and thrillingly sensual novel, "New York Times"-bestselling author Adrian returns to the mesmerizing world of the Midnight Breed, following new characters into a dark future where an uneasy peace can lead to war--and a great betrayal can mask an all-consuming love. …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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Perfect Timing
Perfect Timing
By Anderson, Catherine
2013-02 - Signet Book
9780451239488 Check Our Catalog

In the newest installment in the Harrigan family series by "New York Times"-bestselling author Anderson, an unlikely couple is brought together under circumstances that defy all reason. Original. …More


Forbidden Sister
Forbidden Sister
By Andrews, V. C.
2013-02 - Gallery Books
9781439155066 Check Our Catalog

From bestselling author Andrews comes a story of a young woman in search of her older sister--and the dark truth that threatens to tear her family apart. …More


The Cartel 3: The Last Chapter
The Cartel 3: The Last Chapter
By Ashley
Author Jaquavis
2010-08 - Urban Books
9781601622570 Check Our Catalog

Filled with murder, deception, and seduction, this is the highly-anticipated finale to "The Cartel" saga from the dynamic duo of street lit. …More


Life After Life
Life After Life
By Atkinson, Kate
2013-04 - Reagan Arthur Books
9780316176484 Check Our Catalog BookPage Notable Title

In 1910, Ursula Todd is born to an English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and snowy night, Ursula Todd is born, and embarks upon a life that will be unusual. Does Ursula's infinite number of lives give her the power to save the world from its inevitable destiny? …More


Flawless
Flawless
By Bagshawe, Tilly
2013-03 - Montlake Romance
9781612186948 Check Our Catalog

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The Hit
The Hit
By Baldacci, David
2013-04 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455521210 Check Our Catalog

Government assassin Will Robie returns in #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Baldacci's next blockbuster thriller! …More


Rush
Rush
By Banks, Maya
2013-02 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425267042 Check Our Catalog

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Deadly Virtues
Deadly Virtues
By Bannister, Jo
2013-03 - Minotaur Books
9781250023445 Check Our Catalog

In this fast-paced thriller, Bannister proves once again why she is considered "one of the genre's best" ("Booklist"). Norbold, England, is famous for its low crime rate, thanks to the zero-tolerance policy of Chief Superintendent John Fountain. Norbold's newest police recruit, Hazel Best, is happy to help keep it that way. But numbers never tell the whole story, do they? …More


The Perfect Ghost
The Perfect Ghost
By Barnes, Linda
2013-04 - Minotaur Books
9781250023636 Check Our Catalog

Mousy, timid, and shy to the point of agoraphobic, Em Moore is the writing half of a celebrity biography team. Her charismatic partner, Teddy, does the schmoozing. But Em's dependence on Teddy runs deeper than just the job--Teddy is her bridge to the world and the only source of love in her life. …More


Firestorm
Firestorm
By Barr, Nevada
2008-04 - Berkley Trade Pub
9780425220382 Check Our Catalog

A raging fire in California's Lassen Volcanic National Park traps firefighters and Ranger Anna Pigeon. Afterward, Anna discovers two from her group have been killed--one a victim of the flames, the other stabbed to death. Now, as a rampaging winter storm descends, Anna must uncover a murderer. …More


Death of Yesterday
Death of Yesterday
By Beaton, M. C.
2013-03 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455504763 Check Our Catalog

When a local woman tells Sergeant Hamish Macbeth that she doesn't remember what happened the previous evening, he doesn't begin to worry. But when her body is discovered, Hamish is forced to investigate a crime that the only known witness--now dead--had forgotten. …More


Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama
Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama
By Bechdel, Alison
2012-05 - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
9780618982509 Check Our Catalog

From the bestselling author of "Fun Home," a poignant and hilarious graphic memoir of Bechdel becoming the artist her gifted mother always wanted to be. …More


Tapestry of Fortunes
Tapestry of Fortunes
By Berg, Elizabeth
2013-04 - Random House
9780812993141 Check Our Catalog

Cecilia is looking for a change. She has quit her job as a successful motivational speaker and sell her home. She moves in to a beautiful old house in St. Paul--with three roommates. The four women are different ages, but all are feeling restless, and want to take a road trip to find again the people and things they miss. …More


Murder Below Montparnasse
Murder Below Montparnasse
By Black, Cara
2013-03 - Soho Crime
9781616952150 Check Our Catalog

A possibly priceless long-lost Modigliani portrait, a grieving brother's blood vendetta, a Soviet secret that's been buried for 80 years--Parisian private investigator Aimee Leduc's current case is her most exciting one yet. …More


Blunt Impact
Blunt Impact
By Black, Lisa
2013-04 - Severn House Publishers
9780727882523 Check Our Catalog

"Quite simply, one of the best storytellers around" Tess Gerritsen - Forensic scientist Theresa MacLean is puzzled by the questionable death of a female construction worker at a Cleveland building site. A witness to the death - a young girl nicknamed Ghost - may be able to help. Ghost says the woman was pushed by someone she can only identify as the Shadow Man. Soon Theresa finds herself in a race against time to protect Ghost from an unknown killer before he is able to find the little girl and silence her for good. …More


Clay
Clay
By Blake, Jennifer
2013-03 - Severn House Publishers
9780727882356 Check Our Catalog

Janna Kerr knows her last hope for her sick daughter is a doctor who'll help for the right price, so they wait in a small cabin on the Louisiana bayou. But when Clay Benedict shows up, checking on his family's land, desperate Janna is pushed to the edge. Clay didn't expect to be held captive by a beautiful woman whose secret is revealed in her daughter's eyes--which look like Benedict eyes. …More


Secrets from the Past
Secrets from the Past
By Bradford, Barbara Taylor
2013-04 - St. Martin's Press
9780312631666 Check Our Catalog

The #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author delivers her most powerful and emotional novel yet. At 30, American photojournalist Serena Stone decides to leave her high-profile news job after her famous father's death. But she soon discovers a shocking secret in his huge photographic archive. …More


The Daylight War: Book Three of the Demon Cycle
The Daylight War: Book Three of the Demon Cycle
By Brett, Peter V.
2013-02 - Del Rey Books
9780345503824 Check Our Catalog

In the eagerly anticipated third volume in his internationally bestselling Demon Cycle, Brett continues the epic tale of humanity's last stand against an army of demons that rise each night to prey on mankind. …More


Frost Burned
Frost Burned
By Briggs, Patricia
2013-03 - Ace Books
9780441020010 Check Our Catalog

Mercy Thompson returns in the seventh novel in the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling series. Becoming the mate of the charismatic Alpha of the local werewolf pack has made Mercy a stepmother to his daughter. But on the edges of humanity, what passes for a minor mishap on an ordinary day can turn into so much more. …More


Goodbye to Yesterday
Goodbye to Yesterday
By Brunstetter, Wanda E.
2013-02 - Barbour Publishing
9781616260859 Check Our Catalog

Meredith and Luke Stoltzfus are an Amish couple who are faced with the greatest challenge of their young lives. Will their love and faith be enough to bring them back together again, against all odds? …More