Monday, June 3, 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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Maya's Notebook
Maya's Notebook
By Allende, Isabel
2013-04 - Harper
9780062105622 Check Our Catalog

The "New York Times"-bestselling author returns with a startling and surprising new book--a novel of suspense and a contemporary coming-of-age story narrated by an American teenage girl who falls into a life of drugs and crime and must escape before it's too late. …More


Spring Fever
Spring Fever
By Andrews, Mary Kay
2013-03 - St. Martin's Griffin
9780312642723 Check Our Catalog

The "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Summer Rental" delivers her delicious new escapist novel about small towns and deep secrets as two ex-lovers get a new chance when one of their weddings is halted. …More


Say It with Roses
Say It with Roses
By Archer, Devon Vaughn
2013-03 - Kimani Press
9780373863006 Check Our Catalog

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Best Kept Secret
Best Kept Secret
By Archer, Jeffrey
2013-04 - St. Martin's Press
9781250000989 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times"-bestseller Archer continues his beloved Clifton Chronicle series as Harry and Emma finally begin building a happy life--but a dangerous family enemy is about to resurface. This book opens a moment after the end of "The Sins of the Father." …More


Decadent Dreams
Decadent Dreams
By Arthur, A. C.
2013-03 - Kimani Press
9780373863013 Check Our Catalog

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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


Murderville 2: The Epidemic
Murderville 2: The Epidemic
By Ashley
Author Jaquavis
2012-07 - Cash Money Content
9781936399079 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times"-bestselling authors Ashley and JaQuavis are back with the second installment in the epic Murderville series. Love, murder, loyalty, and money fill this hood tale as they continue this international street saga. …More


Robert B. Parker's Wonderland
Robert B. Parker's Wonderland
By Atkins, Ace
2013-05 - Putnam Adult
9780399161575 Check Our Catalog

Henry Cimoli and Spenser have been friends for years, yet the old boxing trainer has never asked the private eye for a favor. Until now. A heavy-handed developer is trying to buy up Henry's condo on Revere Beach and sends thugs to move the process along. …More


Behind the Scenes at the Museum
Behind the Scenes at the Museum
By Atkinson, Kate
1999-11 - Picador USA
9780312150600 Check Our Catalog

This 1995 Whitbread Book of the Year paints a rich, vivid portrait of heartbreak and happiness, recounting the story of Ruby Lennox, a narrator who will leave no stone unturned in her account of family life above a pet shop in England. "A poignant and beautifully wrought portrait of a young girl's growth".--"Seattle Times". …More


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


Enchanting Lily
Enchanting Lily
By Banerjee, Anjali
2012-08 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425245309 Check Our Catalog

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Fever
Fever
By Banks, Maya
2013-04 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425267066 Check Our Catalog

Jace, Ash, and Gabe: three of the wealthiest, most powerful men in the country. They're accustomed to getting anything they want. Anything at all. For Jace, it's a woman whose allure takes him completely by surprise. …More


Highlander Most Wanted: The Montgomerys and Armstrongs
Highlander Most Wanted: The Montgomerys and Armstrongs
By Banks, Maya
2013-03 - Ballantine Books
9780345533241 Check Our Catalog

From a "New York Times"-bestselling author of erotic romance, romantic suspense, and contemporary romance comes the engaging story of a reclusive woman content to live in the shadows who shows a Highland warrior the true meaning of love. Original. …More


The Black Stiletto: Stars & Stripes
The Black Stiletto: Stars & Stripes
By Benson, Raymond
2013-04 - Oceanview Publishing
9781608090723 Check Our Catalog

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Friends & Foes
Friends & Foes
By Christopher Murray, Victoria
Author Billingsley, ReShonda Tate
2013-03 - Gallery Books
9781451608168 Check Our Catalog

Bestselling and award-winning novelists Billingsley and Murray bring their favorite heroines together and the drama is still fresh between Rachel and Jasmine. When Rachel learns that Jasmine is going to be featured on a national television interview, the gloves are off and Rachel is set to do battle. But unexpectedly Rachel finds herself caught up in a much more ominous plot. …More


A Street Girl Named Desire
A Street Girl Named Desire
By Blue, Treasure E.
2007-06 - One World
9780345493286 Check Our Catalog

Bestselling author Blue returns with a gritty against-all-odds urban fairytale set in the same unforgiving neighborhood as his breakout debut novel "Harlem Girl Lost." …More


Summer of the Star: A Western Story
Summer of the Star: A Western Story
By Boggs, Johnny D.
2013-05 - Five Star (ME)
9781432826307 Check Our Catalog

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The Desert Spear
The Desert Spear
By Brett, Peter V.
2011-03 - Del Rey Books
9780345524140 Check Our Catalog

The night now belongs to voracious demons that arise as the sun sets, preying upon a dwindling population. As old allegiances are tested and fresh alliances forged, all are blissfully unaware of the appearance of a new breed of demon, more deadly than any that have come before. …More


The Warded Man
The Warded Man
By Brett, Peter V.
2010-03 - Del Rey Books
9780345518705 Check Our Catalog

As darkness falls each night, demons surface from the ground. They possess supernatural strength and burn with a hatred of humanity. Three young survivors of vicious demon attacks dare to risk everything in a desperate quest to regain the secrets of the past. …More


Headed for Trouble
Headed for Trouble
By Brockmann, Suzanne
2013-04 - Ballantine Books
9780345521255 Check Our Catalog

Packed with pulse-pounding tales featuring the intrepid men and women of Troubleshooters, Inc. and Navy SEAL Team 16, this suspenseful collection is a must-read for fans of the "New York Times"-bestselling series, and is also an ideal introduction for newcomers. Original. …More


Inferno
Inferno
By Brown, Dan
2013-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385537858 Check Our Catalog

In his international blockbusters "The Da Vinci Code," "Angels & Demons," and "The Lost Symbol," Brown masterfully fused history, art, codes, and symbols. In this riveting new thriller, he returns to his element and has crafted his highest-stakes novel to date, featuring the Harvard professor of symbology, Robert Langdon. …More


The Wanderer
The Wanderer
By Carr, Robyn
2013-03 - Mira Books
9780778314479 Check Our Catalog

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The Clocks
The Clocks
By Christie, Agatha
2011-06 - Harper Paperbacks
9780062073815 Check Our Catalog


Sheila Webb expected to find a respectable blind lady waiting for her at 19 Wilbraham Crescent--not the body of a middle-aged man sprawled across the living room floor. But when old Miss Pebmarsh denies sending for her in the first place, or of owning all the clocks that surround the body, it's clear that they are going to need a very good detective.
"This crime is so complicated that it must be quite simple," declares Hercule Poirot. But there's a murderer on the loose, and time is ticking away.... …More