Tuesday, September 9, 2014

New Books at HPL


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.



Girls from Da Hood 8
Girls from Da Hood 8
By Hernandez, Treasure
Author Weber, Natalie
2013-07 - Urban Books
9781601625571 Check Our Catalog This title presents more tales of tough, resilient women who cope with drugs, murder and mayhem - and show the men of the streets what they're made of. …More


The Autumn Bride
The Autumn Bride
By Gracie, Anne
2014-09 - Thorndike Press
9781410471031 Check Our Catalog " Chosen as one of the best romances of 2013 by NPR and "Library Journal
From the beloved, award-winning Anne Gracie comes this brand-new series about four young women on the verge of destitution--until a daring act changes their fortune and transforms each of them into a glowing bride. For fans of Mary Balogh, Julia Quinn, and Stephanie Laurens...
Governess Abigail Chantry will do
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Money Power Respect
Money Power Respect
By Gray, Erick S.
2008-02 - Urban Books
9781933967363 Check Our Catalog The urban tale of a man trying to do right, "Money, Power, Respect" chronicles the life and times of Ricky Johnson, a man caught up in the life of hustling and running the streets. …More


Brown Dog: Novellas
Brown Dog: Novellas
By Harrison, Jim
2013-12 - Grove Press
9780802120113 Check Our Catalog Of all Jim Harrison's creations, Brown Dog has earned cult status with readers in the more than two decades since his first appearance, scrambling to stay out of jail after his salvage-diving operation uncovers the frozen body of an Indian man in the waters of Lake Superior. Now, for the first time, this book gathers all the Brown Dog novellas, including one never before published, into one …More


Wolf
Wolf
By Hayder, Mo
2014-09 - Thorndike Press
9781410471048 Check Our Catalog Edgar Award winner and internationally best-selling author Mo Hayder has made her name with nightmarishly dark, impeccably-plotted thrillers that hook readers from the first page and won't let them go. With her latest novel, "Wolf," the frighteningly talented Hayder ratchets up the terror yet another notch, with a bone-chilling novel about a family held hostage in their country home. …More


Hood: An Urban Erotic Tale
Hood: An Urban Erotic Tale
By Noire
2007-08 - Atria Books
9781416533030 Check Our Catalog The new urban erotic tale by the "Essence" bestselling author of "G-Spot" chronicles a gangstas tragic struggle for a better life. …More


Remains of Innocence
Remains of Innocence
By Jance, J. A.
2014-07 - William Morrow & Company
9780062134707 Check Our Catalog
Sheriff Joanna Brady must solve two perplexing cases that hit close to home in New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance's thrilling tale of suspense that brings to life Arizona's Cochise County and the desert Southwest in all its beauty, mystery, and danger
An old woman, both a hermit and a hoarder, is dying in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. While cleaning out her dilapidated …More


The House We Grew Up in
The House We Grew Up in
By Jewell, Lisa
2014-08 - Atria Books
9781476702995 Check Our Catalog "Clever, intelligent...wonderful" (Jojo Moyes, "New York Times "bestselling author of "Me Before You").
Meet the Bird family. They live in a honey-colored house in a picture-perfect Cotswolds village, with rambling, unkempt gardens stretching beyond. Pragmatic Meg, dreamy Beth, and tow-headed twins Rory and Rhys all attend the village school and eat home-cooked meals together every night.
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The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit
The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit
By Joyce, Graham
2014-08 - Doubleday Books
9780385538633 Check Our Catalog Critically acclaimed author Graham Joyce returns with a sexy, suspenseful, and slightly supernatural novel set 1976 England during the hottest summer in living memory, in a seaside resort where the past still haunts the present.
David, a college student, takes a summer job at a run-down family resort in a dying English resort town. This is against the wishes of his family . . . because it was
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The Road to Woodbury
The Road to Woodbury
By Kirkman, Robert
Author Bonansinga, Jay
2012-10 - Thomas Dunne Books
9780312547745 Check Our Catalog In "The Walking Dead" universe, there is no greater villain than The Governor. The despot who runs the walled-off town of Woodbury, he has his own sick sense of justice. Fans of "The Walking Dead" will discover how The Governor became the man he is, and what drove him to such extremes. …More


Windigo Island
Windigo Island
By Krueger, William Kent
2014-08 - Atria Books
9781476749235 Check Our Catalog Cork O'Connor battles vicious villains, both mythical and modern, to rescue a young girl in the latest nail-biting mystery from "New York Times "bestselling author William Kent Krueger.
When the body of a teenage Ojibwe girl washes up on the shore of an island in Lake Superior, the residents of the nearby Bad Bluff reservation whisper that it was the work of a mythical beast, the Windigo,
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Hood Rat
Hood Rat
By Foye, K'Wan
2006-10 - Griffin
9780312360085 Check Our Catalog Hood Rat (n.): A woman of questionable repute, one who has been known to "get around" in the 'hood. Harlem has never seen four friends as scandalous as Yoshi, Billy, Reese, and Rhonda. The neighborhood will never be the same again. …More


The Thicket
The Thicket
By Lansdale, Joe R.
2014-08 - Thorndike Press
9781410470782 Check Our Catalog Jack Parker knows all too well how treacherous turn-of-the-century East Texas can be. His parents did not survive a smallpox epidemic. His grandfather was murdered. Now his sister Lula has been kidnapped by a criminal who may believe wearing a dead man's clothes protects him from death. With bounty hunter Shorty, a charismatic and cunning dwarf, and Eustace, a gravedigging son of an ex-slave, the …More


The Second Deadly Sin
The Second Deadly Sin
By Larsson, Asa
Translator Thompson, Laurie
2014-08 - Maclehose Press Quercus
9781623651398 Check Our Catalog Oprah.com raved that asa Larsson's Rebecka Martinsson is a crime fighter who has all the needed gut insticts," and listed the series as "Mysteries Every Thinking Woman Should Read." In "The Second Deadly Sin," dawn breaks in a forest in northern Sweden. Villagers gather to dispatch a rampaging bear. When the beast is brought to ground they are horrified to find the remains of a human hand …More


Road Ends
Road Ends
By Lawson, Mary
2014-07 - Dial Press
9780812995732 Check Our Catalog From an acclaimed writer whose work invites comparisons to Elizabeth Strout, Rick Bass, and Richard Ford comes a brilliantly layered novel about self-sacrifice, family relationships, and the weight of our responsibility to those we love.
The "New York Times" bestselling author of the critically acclaimed "Crow Lake "and" The Other Side of the Bridge" returns with a brilliantly layered novel
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Dear Daughter
Dear Daughter
By Little, Elizabeth
2014-07 - Viking Books
9780670016389 Check Our Catalog "This is an all-nighter . . . The best debut mystery I've read in a long time."--Tana French
"A really gutsy, clever, energetic read, often unexpected, always entertaining. I loved Janie Jenkins's sassy voice and Elizabeth Little's too. In the world of crime novels, "Dear Daughter" is a breath of fresh air." --Kate Atkinson, "New York Times" bestselling author of "Life After
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One Good Earl Deserves a Lover: The Second Rule of Scoundrels
One Good Earl Deserves a Lover: The Second Rule of Scoundrels
By MacLean, Sarah
2014-08 - Thorndike Press
9781410470539 Check Our Catalog The scientifically-minded daughter of a double marquess is looking forward to marrying her simple fiance and living out her days quietly with her dogs and her scientific experiments, but first has a chance to research the more exciting parts of life with a guide familiar with London's seedier side. …More


Love Letters: A Rose Harbor Novel
Love Letters: A Rose Harbor Novel
By Macomber, Debbie
2014-08 - Ballantine Books
9780553391138 Check Our Catalog In this enchanting novel set at Cedar Cove's cozy Rose Harbor Inn, #1 "New York Times "bestselling author Debbie Macomber celebrates the power of love--and a well-timed love letter--to inspire hope and mend a broken heart.
Summer is a busy season at the inn, so proprietor Jo Marie Rose and handyman Mark Taylor have spent a lot of time together keeping the property running. Despite some
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The Hundred-Year House
The Hundred-Year House
By Makkai, Rebecca
2014-07 - Viking Books
9780525426684 Check Our Catalog The acclaimed author of "The Borrower "returns with a dazzlingly original, mordantly witty novel about the secrets of an old-money family and their turn-of-the-century estate, Laurelfield.
"Rebecca Makkai is a writer to watch, as sneakily ambitious as she is unpretentious."
-Richard Russo
Meet the Devohrs: Zee, a Marxist literary scholar who detests her parents' wealth but
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Designated Daughters
Designated Daughters
By Maron, Margaret
2014-08 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455545285 Check Our Catalog When Judge Deborah Knott is summoned to her ailing Aunt Rachel's bedside, she assumes the worst. Thankfully when she arrives at the hospice center she learns that Rachel hasn't passed; in fact, the dying woman is awake. Surrounded by her children, her extended family, and what seems like half of Colleton County, a semi-conscious Rachel breaks weeks of pained silence with snippets of …More


I Am Having So Much Fun Here Without You
I Am Having So Much Fun Here Without You
By Maum, Courtney
2015-04 - Touchstone Books
9781476764559 Check Our Catalog In this reverse love story set in Paris and London, which "The Wall Street Journal "hailed as "funny and soulful...immediately appealing," a failed monogamist attempts to woo his wife back and to answer the question: Is it really possible to fall back in love with your spouse?
Despite the success of his first solo show in Paris and the support of his brilliant French wife and young daughter,
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Kiss and Tell
Kiss and Tell
By Michaels, Fern
2014-02 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758284914 Check Our Catalog Life comes in stages. Even the Sisterhood has been content to let their gold shields gather a little dust while they enjoy their friends and family. But when a string of anonymous emails arrives at Pinewood, suggesting shady dealings at a local assisted-living facility, Myra Rutledge and her best friend Annie de Silva are more than ready to out-hustle a master con-artist at his own game. They'll …More


Thirty Girls
Thirty Girls
By Minot, Susan
2014-02 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307266385 Check Our Catalog Esther is a Ugandan teenager abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army and forced to witness and commit unspeakable atrocities, who is struggling to survive, to escape, and to find a way to live with what she has seen and done. Jane is an American journalist who has traveled to Africa, hoping to give a voice to children like Esther and to find her center after a series of failed relationships. In …More


Big Little Lies
Big Little Lies
By Moriarty, Liane
2014-07 - Amy Einhorn Books
9780399167065 Check Our Catalog "A surefire hit... The Aussie author of last year's runaway hit "The Husband's Secret "comes back with another winning and wise novel that intertwines the lives of three women." -"Entertainment Weekly"
"What a wonderful writer--smart, wise, funny." --Anne Lamott
Sometimes it's the little lies that turn out to be the most lethal. . . . A murder... . . . a tragic accident... .
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