Thursday, August 21, 2014

HPL's New Books


Below is a partial list of our new books. To see the full list, download the Excel file for 2014.  To see new books from other years try: 2013 , 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, or 2006.



High Crime Area: Tales of Darkness and Dread
High Crime Area: Tales of Darkness and Dread
By Oates, Joyce Carol
2014-04 - Mysterious Press
9780802122650 Check Our Catalog Joyce Carol Oates is an unparalleled investigator of human flaws. In these eight stories, she deftly tests the bonds between damaged individuals--a brother and sister, a teacher and student, two strangers on a subway--in the fearless prose for which she's become so celebrated. …More


Tell Me You're Sorry
Tell Me You're Sorry
By O'Brien, Kevin
2014-04 - Pinnacle Books/Kensington
9780786031603 Check Our Catalog A family is wiped out after a burglary gone wrong. An executive accused of embezzling kills himself and his loved ones. A house fire claims the lives of all its inhabitants. Separate incidents with two common threads--a first wife who took her own life, and a secret the victims took to their graves. . . …More


It Happens in the Dark
It Happens in the Dark
By O'Connell, Carol
2013-08 - Putnam Adult
9780399165399 Check Our Catalog NYPD Detective Kathy Mallory takes over a murder investigation when a woman and a playwright are found murdered and clues lead to a play about a long-ago massacre. …More


It Happens in the Dark
It Happens in the Dark
By O'Connell, Carol
2013-08 - Putnam Adult
9780399165399 Check Our Catalog NYPD Detective Kathy Mallory takes over a murder investigation when a woman and a playwright are found murdered and clues lead to a play about a long-ago massacre. …More


Bad Tidings: A Detective Superintendent Henry Christie Novel
Bad Tidings: A Detective Superintendent Henry Christie Novel
By Oldham, Nick
2013-07 - Severn House Publishers
9780727882660 Check Our Catalog The possibility of catching a serial killer is the bait used by Detective Superintendent Henry Christie's chief constable to lure him away from his planned Christmas festivities. Henry could have said no - but if there's one thing he can't refuse, it's the chance to bring a murderer to book. …More


Invisible
Invisible
By Patterson, James
Author Ellis, David
2014-06 - Little Brown and Company
9780316405348 Check Our Catalog Everyone thinks Emmy Dockery is crazy. Obsessed with finding the link between hundreds of unsolved cases, Emmy has taken leave from her job as an FBI researcher. Now all she has are the newspaper clippings that wallpaper her bedroom, and her recurring nightmares of an all-consuming fire.
Not even Emmy's ex-boyfriend, field agent Harrison "Books" Bookman, will believe her that …More


Invisible
Invisible
By Patterson, James
Author Ellis, David
2014-06 - Little Brown and Company
9780316405348 Check Our Catalog Everyone thinks Emmy Dockery is crazy. Obsessed with finding the link between hundreds of unsolved cases, Emmy has taken leave from her job as an FBI researcher. Now all she has are the newspaper clippings that wallpaper her bedroom, and her recurring nightmares of an all-consuming fire.
Not even Emmy's ex-boyfriend, field agent Harrison "Books" Bookman, will believe her that …More


Eden in Winter
Eden in Winter
By Patterson, Richard North
2014-07 - Quercus
9781623651473 Check Our Catalog Number one "New York Times" best-selling author Richard North Patterson, author of more than twenty novels, including "Degree of Guilt" and "Silent Witness," returns with the dramatic conclusion to the Blaine trilogy: "Eden in Winter, " the final volume that completes the story begun in "Fall from Grace" and "Loss of Innocence." …More


All Things Hidden
All Things Hidden
By Peterson, Tracie
Author Woodhouse, Kimberley
2014-01 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764211195 Check Our Catalog Tracie Peterson and Kimberley Woodhouse Team Up to Deliver a Stunning Depression-Era Drama
Gwyn Hillerman loves being a nurse at her father's clinic on the beautiful Alaskan frontier. But family life has been rough ever since her mother left them, disdaining the uncivilized country and taking Gwyn's younger sister with her.
In Chicago, Dr. Jeremiah Vaughan
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Single with Benefits
Single with Benefits
By Aaron, Relentless
2008-10 - Griffin
9780312359379 Check Our Catalog From one of the leaders of a hip-hop literature' revolution ("Daily News") comes another juicy story about the joy and pain of having friends with perks. …More


Gabriel's Redemption
Gabriel's Redemption
By Reynard, Sylvain
2013-12 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425266519 Check Our Catalog From the author of the "New York Times" bestsellers "Gabriel's Rapture "and "Gabriel's Inferno "comes the epic conclusion to the captivating romantic trilogy.
Professor Gabriel Emerson has left his position at the University of Toronto to embark on a new life with his beloved Julianne. Together, he's confident that they can face any
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No River Too Wide
No River Too Wide
By Richards, Emilie
2014-06 - Mira Books
9780778316343 Check Our Catalog Some betrayals are like rivers, so deep, so wide, they can't be crossed. But--for those with enough courage--forgiveness, redemption and love may be found on the other side.
On the night her home is consumed by fire, Janine Stoddard finally resolves to leave her abusive husband. While she is reluctant to involve her estranged daughter, she can't resist a chance to see Harmony
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A Change of Plans: Second NatureSummer Desserts
A Change of Plans: Second NatureSummer Desserts
By Roberts, Nora
2014-05 - Silhouette Books
9780373281800 Check Our Catalog Second Nature
Celebrity magazine reporter Lee Radcliffe is at the top of her game when she scores an exclusive interview with bestselling horror writer Hunter Brown. But the notoriously private author has one condition: the interview must be conducted over the course of a camping trip. Lee will do anything to get the story, but after some one-on-one time with her ruggedly handsome
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Shaman
Shaman
By Robinson, Kim Stanley
2013-09 - Orbit
9780316098076 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
John W. Campbell Memorial Award (2014)

"This book proves once again that Robinson's fascination with the human condition and mankind's journey transcends easy genre labels...Despite all his previous accolades, this may be Robinson's best work to date, focused so sharply as it is on the simplest way of being human." -- Library Journal …More


The Collector of Dying Breaths
The Collector of Dying Breaths
By Rose, M. J.
2014-04 - Atria Books
9781451621532 Check Our Catalog A suspenseful and enigmatic story, with gripping historical details and the paranormal subtext Rose has become famous for, which will please her many fans …More


Two Soldiers
Two Soldiers
By Roslund, Anders
Author Hellstrom, Borge
Translator Dickson, Kari
2014-06 - Quercus
9781623651350 Check Our Catalog With over 4 million copies sold worldwide and translated in 28 languages "The New York Times "bestselling authors, ex-con Borge Hellstrom and investigative journalist Anders Roslund combine inside knowledge of the brutal realities of criminal life with searing social criticism in complex, intelligent plots that have propelled them into the forefront of international crime writing. Now in …More


Dominion
Dominion
By Sansom, C. J.
2014-01 - Mulholland Books
9780316254915 Check Our Catalog In the intriguing prologue of Sansom's solid what-if historical thriller, British Foreign Secretary Lord Halifax succeeds Neville Chamberlain as prime minister on May 9, 1940, instead of Winston Churchill. Later that year, Britain makes peace with Germany. Flash forward to 1952. While the country is not technically under Nazi occupation, its citizens live in fear of speaking their minds, and …More


Secret Santa
Secret Santa
By Michaels, Fern
Author Bostwick, Marie
Author Levine, Laura
2013-10 - Zebra Books
9781420121452 Check Our Catalog Christmas is the time for miracles, mayhem, and holiday romance in these stories from Fern Michaels, Marie Bostwick, Laura Levine and Cindy Myers. …More


The Smoke at Dawn: A Novel of the Civil War
The Smoke at Dawn: A Novel of the Civil War
By Shaara, Jeff
2014-06 - Ballantine Books
9780345527417 Check Our Catalog "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER
Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with "A Blaze of Glory" and "A Chain of Thunder." In "The Smoke at Dawn," the last great push of the Army of the Cumberland sets the stage for a decisive confrontation at Chattanooga that could determine the
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The Alligator Man
The Alligator Man
By Sheehan, James
2013-10 - Center Street
9781455508648 Check Our Catalog Kevin Wylie's crooked boss wants to run him out of town, and Kevin's long-time girlfriend is ready to take a hike. He decides that now is the time to leave Miami, visit his father, who he hasn't seen in 28 years, and get some answers. Heading back to his hometown, he doesn't realize that he and his dad will become embroiled in a murder case. …More


The Darkest Craving
The Darkest Craving
By Showalter, Gena
2013-07 - Harlequin
9780373777754 Check Our Catalog "New York Times" bestselling author Gena Showalter is back with a breathtaking Lords of the Underworld tale about a warrior trapped by darkness and the woman determined to save him.
Having endured weeks of torture in the bowels of hell, Kane wants nothing to do with his beautiful rescuer, Josephina Aisling. The half-Fae female threatens to awaken the demon of Disaster inside
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The Girls of August
The Girls of August
By Siddons, Anne Rivers
2014-07 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446527958 Check Our Catalog Every August, four women would gather together to spend a week at the beach, renting a new house each year. The ritual began when they were in their twenties and their husbands were in medical school, and became a mainstay of every summer thereafter. Their only criteria was oceanfront and isolation, their only desire to strengthen their far-flung friendships. They called themselves the Girls of …More


Cop Town
Cop Town
By Slaughter, Karin
2014-06 - Delacorte Press
9780345547491 Check Our Catalog "NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER
Karin Slaughter, author of the bestselling Will Trent novels, is widely acclaimed as "one of the best crime novelists in America" ("The Washington Post"). Now she delivers her first stand-alone novel: an epic story of a city in the midst of seismic upheaval, a serial killer targeting cops, and a divided police force tasked with
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Brewster
Brewster
By Slouka, Mark
2013-08 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393239751 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Alex Awards (2014)

A powerful story about an unforgettable friendship between two teenage boys and their hopes for escape from a dead-end town. …More