Tuesday, August 13, 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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Coyote Trail
Coyote Trail
By Nesbitt, John D.
2000-01 - Leisure Books
9780843946710 Check Our Catalog

Travis Quinn doesn't have much luck picking friends. First, a friend gets him fired from a ranch. Then he heads down the Powder River, meeting another "friend" who puts in a good word and gets him hired at the Lockhart Ranch. And, if the rumors are true, this friend might just get Travis killed. …More


Instructions for a Heatwave
Instructions for a Heatwave
By O'Farrell, Maggie
2013-06 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780385349406 Check Our Catalog

A sweeping family drama set in London during the summer of 1976. The disappearance of a family patriarch forces three adult siblings to gather together to find him and to confront what they really know about their father and themselves. …More


The Body in the Piazza
The Body in the Piazza
By Page, Katherine Hall
2013-04 - William Morrow & Company
9780062065506 Check Our Catalog

Faith Fairchild is celebrating her wedding anniversary in Italy, where murder and mayhem mix with pecorino, panna cotta, and prosecco in the latest entry in this "highly entertaining mystery series [that] effectively mixes modern-day moral dilemmas with charm, warmth, and humor" ("Booklist"). …More


Second Honeymoon
Second Honeymoon
By Patterson, James
Author Roughan, Howard
2013-06 - Little Brown and Company
9780316211222 Check Our Catalog

FBI Agent John O'Hara is deep into solving the case of a honeymoon killer, while Special Agent Sarah Brubaker is hunting another serial killer, whose victims all have one chilling thing in common. As wedding hysteria rises to a new level, John and Sarah work together to decipher the logic behind two rampages. …More


The Quarryman's Bride
The Quarryman's Bride
By Peterson, Tracie
2013-06 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764206207 Check Our Catalog

The latest installment in Peterson's series finds Emmalyne and Tavin separated by duty, yet bonded by love. Can they dare to dream that God could change the hearts of those keeping them apart? …More


The Lemon Orchard
The Lemon Orchard
By Rice, Luanne
2013-07 - Pamela Dorman Books
9780670025275 Check Our Catalog

Five years after the death of her daughter, Julia comes to Malibu to house-sit and is drawn to the overseer of the orchard property, an illegal immigrant who has his own tragic past. …More


Blood Royal
Blood Royal
By Robbins, Harold
With Podrug, Junius
2005-09 - Forge
9780765308115 Check Our Catalog

After shooting her husband, the Princess of Wales reaches across the Atlantic to hire an attorney with no ties to the Crown. The explosive tale exposed in the courtroom is one of sexual deceit by one of the most powerful men on earth and the bloody revenge enacted by a woman scorned. …More


Going Home
Going Home
By Roberts, Nora
2008-07 - Silhouette Books
9780263867329 Check Our Catalog

Three classic full-length novels by Roberts, describing how three women must rediscover the love of family before they can give their hearts to others, are collected in one volume. Includes "Unfinished Business, Island of Flowers," and "Mind Over Matter." …More


Treasures: Secret Star/Treasures Lost, Treasures Found
Treasures: Secret Star/Treasures Lost, Treasures Found
By Roberts, Nora
2008-02 - Silhouette Books
9780373285655 Check Our Catalog

Two jewels of romantic suspense by a #1 "New York Times" bestselling author are collected for this volume. Includes "Secret Star," the final book in the Stars of Mithra trilogy, and a special bonus book, "Treasures Lost, Treasures Found." Reissue. …More


Sparta
Sparta
By Robinson, Roxana
2013-06 - Sarah Crichton Books
9780374267704 Check Our Catalog

Conrad has just returned home to Westchester after four years in Iraq, and something is very wrong. As he attempts to reconnect with his girlfriend and find his footing in the civilian world, he has an impossible time adjusting. As weeks turn into months, his estrangement increases. …More


The Doomsday Key
The Doomsday Key
By Rollins, James
2010-05 - Harper
9780061231414 Check Our Catalog

A "New York Times"-bestselling author sends Sigma Force to solve a centuries-old secret coded in prophecies of doom. Rollins combines real-world science with high-octane action.--"Chicago Sun-Times." Available in a tall Premium Edition. …More


The Eye of God: A SIGMA Force Novel
The Eye of God: A SIGMA Force Novel
By Rollins, James
2013-06 - William Morrow & Company
9780061784804 Check Our Catalog

Commander Gray Pierce and SigmaNjoined by a pair of Vatican historiansNrace to uncover a truth tied to the fall of the Roman Empire, to a mystery bound in the roots of Christianity's origins, and to a weapon hidden for centuries that holds the fate of humanity. …More


The Tehran Initiative
The Tehran Initiative
By Rosenberg, Joel C.
2012-04 - Tyndale House Publishers
9781414319360 Check Our Catalog

Millions of Muslims around the world are convinced their messiah has just arrived on earth. Israeli leaders fear a nuclear attack that could bring about a second Holocaust. With the stakes high, the U.S. president orders CIA operative David Shirazi to track down Iran's nuclear warheads. …More


Sins & Secrets
Sins & Secrets
By Sanders, Carolyn Chambers
2005-08 - Warner Books
9780446693851 Check Our Catalog

An "Essence" bestseller from the author of "Sins, Secrets & Success." Candice, Amber, and Toi are three young black women who have risen above life on the streets. Successful entrepreneurs, they are at the top of their game, but they will soon find that money does not always equal happiness. …More


Sisterland
Sisterland
By Sittenfeld, Curtis
2013-06 - Random House
9781400068319 Check Our Catalog

Born with peculiar psychic abilities, Kate and her identical twin, Violet, knew from an early age that they were unlike everyone else. Though Vi embraced her visions, Kate did her best to hide them. Years later, their different paths are about to collide through a devastating premonition. …More


Unseen
Unseen
By Slaughter, Karin
2013-07 - Delacorte Press
9780345539472 Check Our Catalog

Karin Slaughter's "New York Times" bestselling novels featuring detective Will Trent are utterly riveting and masterfully drawn. Her latest thriller, "Unseen," pits detectives, lovers, and enemies against one another in an unforgettable standoff between righteous courage and deepest evil. …More


The Soldier's Newfound Family
The Soldier's Newfound Family
By Springer, Kathryn
2012-10 - Love Inspired
9780373877768 Check Our Catalog

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First Sight
First Sight
By Steel, Danielle
2013-07 - Delacorte Press
9780385338301 Check Our Catalog

Paris, L.A., and the world of ready to wear fashion provide rich backdrops for Danielle Steel's deeply involving story of a gifted designer whose talent and drive have brought her everything--except the ability to erase her past and trust relationships. …More


The Widow's Strike
The Widow's Strike
By Taylor, Brad
2013-07 - Dutton Books
9780525953111 Check Our Catalog

Terrorists seek to cause mass devastation using a virus as a bio-weapon in bestseller Taylor's entertaining fourth Pike Logan thriller (after Enemy of Mine). …More


An Irish Country Girl
An Irish Country Girl
By Taylor, Patrick
2012-09 - Forge
9780765369277 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times"-bestselling author Taylor returns to the world of Mrs. Kinky Kincaid, the unflappable housekeeper who looks after two frequently frazzled town doctors in the colorful Irish village of Ballybucklebo. …More


Foreign Influence
Foreign Influence
By Thor, Brad
2011-05 - Pocket Books
9781416586609 Check Our Catalog

Recruited as a field operative, Scot Harvath has just returned from his first assignment abroad when a bombing in Rome kills a group of American college students. The evidence points to a dangerous colleague from Harvath's past and a plan for further attacks on an unimaginable scale. …More


Full Black: A Thriller
Full Black: A Thriller
By Thor, Brad
2012-01 - Pocket Books
9781451675245 Check Our Catalog

Counterterrorism operative Scott Harvath returns in this latest blockbuster from a #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author--and this time, Harvath is targeted as an American deemed to dangerous to live. …More


The Fall of Arthur
The Fall of Arthur
By Tolkien, J. R. R.
Editor Tolkien, Christopher
2013-05 - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
9780544115897 Check Our Catalog

The only venture by Tolkien into the legends of Arthur, King of Britain, may well be regarded as his finest and most skillful achievement in the use of the Old English alliterative meter, but it depicts adventure only as Tolkien could have written. Edited by his son Christopher, who also provides detailed commentary and notes. …More