Tuesday, September 3, 2013

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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Out of the Frying Pan
Out of the Frying Pan
By Allen, Robin
2013-07 - Midnight Ink
9780738727967 Check Our Catalog

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The Hen of the Baskervilles: A Meg Langslow Mystery
The Hen of the Baskervilles: A Meg Langslow Mystery
By Andrews, Donna
2013-07 - Minotaur Books
9781250007513 Check Our Catalog

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Kind of Kin
Kind of Kin
By Askew, Rilla
2013-01 - Ecco Press
9780062198792 Check Our Catalog

Dustin's grandpa has been raising Dustin, but is arrested for hiding migrant workers. After Dustin is bullied, he goes on the run, aided by an illegal the police didn't find. In a gripping and compelling narrative, a law exiles workers, turns friends into informers, and tears apart families. …More


Daddy's House
Daddy's House
By Azarel
2013-03 - Urban Books
9781601625427 Check Our Catalog

In this gritty page-turner, a young woman on the run finds herself immersed in still more life-threatening danger when she seeks refuge with a perilous man. …More


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


A Counterfeit Betrothal/The Notorious Rake
A Counterfeit Betrothal/The Notorious Rake
By Balogh, Mary
2013-04 - Dell Publishing Company
9780440245476 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times"-bestselling author Balogh presents two of her classic Regency-era romancesNseductive tales of ladies who are running away from love . . . and rogues who enjoy the chase. Reissue. …More


The Proposal
The Proposal
By Balogh, Mary
2013-05 - Dell Publishing Company
9780440245308 Check Our Catalog

In Balogh's engaging and seductive new novel of drama and romance, a woman comfortable in her solitude allows temptation to free her heart, when a daring war hero shows her how truly extraordinary she is. …More


One Night Stand
One Night Stand
By Banks, Kendall
2013-09 - Dafina Books
9780758293008 Check Our Catalog

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The Highway
The Highway
By Box, C. J.
2013-07 - Minotaur Books
9780312583200 Check Our Catalog

The creator of Wyoming Fish and Game Warden Joe Pickett (Breaking Point, 2013, etc.) works the area around Yellowstone National Park in this stand-alone about a long-haul trucker with sex and murder on his mind. …More


Tell the Wolves I'm Home
Tell the Wolves I'm Home
By Brunt, Carol Rifka
2013-06 - Dial Press
9780812982855 Check Our Catalog

In this striking literary debut, Brunt unfolds a moving story of love, grief, and renewal in 1987 as two lonely people become the unlikeliest of friends and find that sometimes you don't know you've lost someone until you've found them. …More


Light of the World: A Dave Robicheaux Novel
Light of the World: A Dave Robicheaux Novel
By Burke, James Lee
2013-07 - Simon & Schuster
9781476710761 Check Our Catalog

Louisiana Sherriff s Detective Dave Robicheaux and his longtime friend and partner Clete Purcel are vacationing in Montana s spectacular Big Sky country when a series of suspicious events leads them to believe their lives and the lives of their families are in danger. …More


Let Me Go
Let Me Go
By Cain, Chelsea
2013-08 - Minotaur Books
9780312619817 Check Our Catalog

A sixth case for the spiciest salt-and-pepper duo in the genre: Portland homicide detective Archie Sheridan and Gretchen Lowell, the homicidal psychologist who's unsurprisingly escaped from a psychiatric hospital. …More


Her Last Breath
Her Last Breath
By Castillo, Linda
2013-06 - Minotaur Books
9780312658571 Check Our Catalog

An extraordinarily beautiful Amish woman, a dangerous femme fatale, is the central figure in a story that reveals a dark side of Painters Mill and its seemingly perfect Amish world. …More


Bombshell
Bombshell
By Coulter, Catherine
2013-07 - Putnam Adult
9780399157332 Check Our Catalog

FBI Special Agent Griffin Hammersmith, last seen in Backfire, has been recruited by Dillon Savich to join his unit in Washington, D.C. Savich sees something special in Hammersmith, an almost preternatural instinct for tracking criminals. While on his way to D.C., Hammersmith plans to visit his sister, Delsey, a student at Stanislaus School of Music in Maestro, Virginia. Before he arrives, he gets a phone call that Delsey was found naked, unconscious, and covered with blood after a wild party. The blood isn't hers--so who does it belong to? …More


Lyon's Gate
Lyon's Gate
By Coulter, Catherine
2005-07 - Jove Books
9780515138979 Check Our Catalog

Coulter follows up her "New York Times" bestseller, "The Sherbrooke Twins," with this premium-format edition designed with a 4 1/4 x 7 1/2 trim size. Jason Sherbrooke longs to breed and race his own horses, but it's a spirited woman who will claim his heart. Original. …More


Murder at the Castle
Murder at the Castle
By Dams, Jeanne M.
2013-06 - Severn House Publishers
9780727882592 Check Our Catalog

Dorothy Martin and her husband, retired Chief Constable Alan Nesbitt, are invited to join their close friends Nigel and Inga Evans at a Welsh music festival. Amid the glorious surroundings of Welsh castles and the history of long-ago battles, the stage is set for an enjoyable event. However, when a tragic accident takes the life of one of the choir, and the same fate befalls the star soloist, Dorothy and Alan find themselves in the midst of an investigation as tumultuous, passionate and complicated as any opera. …More


Crucible: Star Wars
Crucible: Star Wars
By Denning, Troy
2013-07 - Lucas Books
9780345511423 Check Our Catalog

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Entwined with You
Entwined with You
By Day, Sylvia
2013-06 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425263921 Check Our Catalog

The third book in the "New York Times"-bestselling Crossfire Trilogy following "Bared to You" and "Reflected in You." Day has written more than a dozen novels across multiple subgenres and has won the "Romantic Times" Reviewers' Choice Award and the National Readers' Choice Award twice. …More


Twelve Across
Twelve Across
By Delinsky, Barbara
2013-06 - Severn House Publishers
9780727882608 Check Our Catalog

Reclusive loner Garrick Rodenheiser has his precious isolation interrupted by the arrival of Leah Gates, a beautiful and vulnerable woman who also desperately needs time to heal. Reissue. …More


Invisible Man
Invisible Man
By Ellison, Ralph Waldo
Introduction by Ellison, Ralph Waldo
1995-03 - Vintage Books USA
9780679732761 Check Our Catalog

Invisible Man is a milestone in American literature, a book that has continued to engage readers since its appearance in 1952. A first novel by an unknown writer, it remained on the bestseller list for sixteen weeks, won the National Book Award for fiction, and established Ralph Ellison as one of the key writers of the century. The nameless narrator of the novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood," and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be. The book is a passionate and witty tour de force of style, strongly influenced by T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land, Joyce, and Dostoevsky. …More


The Confessions of Al Capone
The Confessions of Al Capone
By Estleman, Loren D.
2013-06 - Forge
9780765331199 Check Our Catalog

A major biographical novel on Scarface, rigorously researched and deftly nuanced to offer an intimate portrait of the man whose terrible crimes and larger-than-life persona have both fascinated and appalled the world for nearly a century. …More


The Heist
The Heist
By Evanovich, Janet
Author Lee, Goldberg
2013-06 - Bantam
9780345543042 Check Our Catalog

A brand-new series from #1 New York Times bestselling author Evanovich and Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for "Monk." What's an FBI agent to do after she's caught the world's most wanted--and irresistibly charming--con man? Partner up with him. …More


Death Angel
Death Angel
By Fairstein, Linda
2013-07 - Dutton Books
9780525953876 Check Our Catalog

Perennial "New York Times" bestselling crime novelist Linda Fairstein explores the rich--and little-known--history of New York's City's Central Park in her latest Alexandra Cooper novel, "Death Angel." …More