Thursday, October 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.



The King's Curse
The King's Curse
By Gregory, Philippa
2014-09 - Touchstone Books
9781451626117 Check Our Catalog From the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author behind the Starz original series "The White Queen" comes the story of lady-in-waiting Margaret Pole and her unique view of King Henry VIII's stratospheric rise to power in Tudor England.
Regarded as yet another threat to the volatile King Henry VII's claim to the throne, Margaret Pole, cousin to Elizabeth of York (known as the White Princess) and …More


Fighting Chance
Fighting Chance
By Haddam, Jane
2014-09 - Minotaur Books
9781250012357 Check Our Catalog
Gregor Demarkian grew up in the Armenian-American enclave in Philadelphia known as Cavanaugh Street. Even though he left to go to college, and then went on to a storied career in the famous Behavioral Science Unit of the FBI, he eventually returned to Cavanaugh Street after an early retirement. There he finds himself in a rapidly gentrifying urban neighborhood that still retains some of the …More


The Monogram Murders: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery
The Monogram Murders: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery
By Hannah, Sophie
Author Christie, Agatha
2014-09 - William Morrow & Company
9780062297211 Check Our Catalog
The bestselling novelist of all time.
The world's most famous detective.
The literary event of the year--an all-new mystery featuring
Agatha Christie's legendary hero Hercule Poirot.
Since the publication of her first novel in 1920, more than two billion copies of Agatha Christie's books have been sold around the globe. Now, for the first time ever, the guardians of her legacy have …More


The Witch with No Name
The Witch with No Name
By Harrison, Kim
2014-09 - Voyager
9780061957956 Check Our Catalog
All good things must end . . .
After ten years and thirteen adventures, at last the triumphant conclusion to Kim Harrison's #1 New York Times bestselling Hollows series
The Witch with No Name
In 2004, Kim Harrison made her debut with Dead Witch Walking, an electrifying urban fantasy novel full of action, mystery, romance, and humor, which introduced bounty hunter and witch Rachel …More


Darkness, Darkness
Darkness, Darkness
By Harvey, John
2014-09 - Pegasus Books
9781605986166 Check Our Catalog Thirty years ago, the British Miners Strike threatened to tear england apart, turning neighbor against neighbor, husband against wife, father against son enmities which still smolder. Charlie Resnick, recently promoted to Detective Inspector and ambivalent, at best, about some of the police tactics used in the Strike, had run an surveillance-gathering unit at the heart of the dispute. Now, in …More


For You I Will
For You I Will
By Hill, Donna
2014-08 - Kimani Press
9780373091393 Check Our Catalog After 10 years of service as chief of the E.R. at a New York City hospital, Dr. Kai Randall heads to a calmer existence in Sag Harbor Village. The only thing that has interrupted her serenity is the photo she snapped of a handsome, solitary stranger. The image haunts her. But that's nothing compared to how she feels when she meets the man from her dreams. Original. …More


The White Magic Five and Dime
The White Magic Five and Dime
By Hockensmith, Steve
With Falco, Lisa
2014-07 - Midnight Ink
9780738740225 Check Our Catalog
Much to Alanis McLachlan's surprise, her estranged con-woman mother has left her an inheritance: The White Magic Five & Dime, a shop in tiny Berdache, Arizona. Reluctantly traveling to Berdache to claim her new property, Alanis decides to stay and pick up her mother's tarot business in an attempt to find out how she died.
With help from a hunky cop and her mother's live-in teenage …More


Beach Bags and Burglaries
Beach Bags and Burglaries
By Howell, Dorothy
2014-07 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758294944 Check Our Catalog The island has everything Haley imagined: pristine beaches, posh accommodations, and possibly Brad Pitt. But trouble soon looms on the horizon when Jaslyn Gordon, a maid at the island resort, goes missing. And while practically looting the resort for a Sea Vixen beach bag, Haley of course finds the maid - on the beach - and clearly dead. Everyone at the resort says Jaslyn's death was just an …More


Black Dance
Black Dance
By Huston, Nancy
2014-08 - Grove Press, Black Cat
9780802122711 Check Our Catalog A rowdy reel of a novel that spans a hundred years and one family's far flung roots by the internationally acclaimed author of "Fault Lines."
Screenwriter Milo Noirlac is dying. As he lies in his hospital bed, voices from his past and present--real and imagined--come to him in the dark, each taking on the rhythm of his favorite Brazilian fight-dance, the capoeira. Seated next to him, Milo's
…More


Deserves to Die
Deserves to Die
By Jackson, Lisa
2014-07 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9781617734199 Check Our Catalog …More


Fifty Shades of Grey
Fifty Shades of Grey
By James, E. L.
2012-06 - Random House Large Print Publishing
9780385363129 Check Our Catalog When literature student Anastasia Steele is drafted to interview the successful young entrepreneur Christian Grey for her campus magazine, she finds him attractive, enigmatic and intimidating. Convinced their meeting went badly, she tries to put Grey out of her mind -- until he happens to turn up at the out-of-town hardware store where she works part-time. …More


Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good: The New Mitford Novel
Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good: The New Mitford Novel
By Karon, Jan
2014-09 - Putnam Adult
9780399167447 Check Our Catalog …More


Murder 101
Murder 101
By Kellerman, Faye
2014-09 - William Morrow & Company
9780062270184 Check Our Catalog
New York Times bestselling author Faye Kellerman's beloved Decker and Lazarus embark on a new life in upstate New York--and find themselves entangled in deception, intrigue, and murder in an elite, picturesque college town
As a detective lieutenant with the LAPD, Peter Decker witnessed enough ugliness and chaos for a lifetime. Now he and his spirited wife, Rina Lazarus, are ready to enjoy the …More


The Golem of Hollywood
The Golem of Hollywood
By Kellerman, Jonathan
Author Kellerman, Jesse
2014-09 - Putnam Adult
9780399162367 Check Our Catalog "An extraordinary work of detection, suspense, and supernatural mystery. I spent three days totally lost in the world Jonathan and Jesse Kellerman have created. This is brilliant, page-turning fiction with mythic underpinnings that give it a special resonance; a rare collaboration where the sum is truly greater than the parts. The book is like nothing I've ever read before. It sort of took my …More


Ultimatum
Ultimatum
By Kernick, Simon
2014-09 - Atria Books
9781476706252 Check Our Catalog #1 bestselling author Simon Kernick will leave you breathless with his sheer storytelling power in this race-against-time thriller about a terrorist threat in London.
An explosion blasts through a cafe in Central London. Minutes later, a call from an unknown terror group warns that a far greater attack will be launched in twelve hours' time.
William Garrett, nicknamed "Fox," is awaiting
…More


Black Ice
Black Ice
By Krinard, Susan
2014-08 - Tor Books
9780765332097 Check Our Catalog
"New York Times" bestselling author Susan Krinard continues the thrilling urban fantasy series that began with "Mist" in "Black Ice."
Centuries ago, all was lost in the Last Battle when the Norse gods and goddesses went to war. The elves, the giants, and the gods and goddesses themselves were all destroyed, leaving the Valkyrie known as Mist one of the only survivors.
Or so she thought.
…More


Bagmen
Bagmen
By Lashner, William
2014-08 - Thomas & Mercer
9781477822838 Check Our Catalog
Victor Carl is back, and back in trouble. At a low point in his lowly career, Victor finds himself skulking through the streets of Philadelphia carrying a bag full of money for an ambitious politician. It is a rotten job on the wrong side of anyone's line, but with bag in hand Victor is suddenly hobnobbing with the city's elite, filling his bank account, and having sex with the politician's …More


Ready for Romance
Ready for Romance
By Macomber, Debbie
Author Michaels, Tanya
2014-07 - Harlequin
9780373180868 Check Our Catalog At the age of fourteen, Jessica Kellerman was wildly infatuated with Evan Dryden. But that was just a teenage crush and now, almost ten years later, she's in love -- truly in love -- with his older brother, Damian. But everyone, including Damian, believes she's carrying a torch for Evan! …More


A Life Intercepted
A Life Intercepted
By Martin, Charles
2014-09 - Center Street
9781455554669 Check Our Catalog Twelve years ago Matthew "the Rocket" Rising had it all. Married to his high school sweetheart and one of the winningest quarterbacks in the history of college football, he was the number one NFL draft pick. But on the night of the draft, he plummeted from the pinnacle of esteem. Falsely accused of a heinous crime with irrefutable evidence, it seemed in an instant all was lost--his reputation, his …More


A Good Year for the Roses
A Good Year for the Roses
By McNeil, Gil
2014-07 - Hyperion Books
9781401341916 Check Our Catalog Life hasn't been a bed of roses for Londoner Molly Taylor lately. Newly divorced and struggling to find a new home and a way to support her three boys, she's stunned when her beloved Aunt Helena dies and leaves her Harrington Hall, a 300-year-old manor house on the Devon coast, where Molly grew up. Although Molly's not sure she wants to run a bed-and-breakfast in an old house, Harrington Hall …More


Seven Wonders
Seven Wonders
By Mezrich, Ben
2014-09 - Running Press Book Publishers
9780762453825 Check Our Catalog
When the reclusive mathematician Jeremy Grady is murdered, it's up to his estranged brother Jack to find out why. Jack's search leads him on a far-flung journey--from Brazil, India, Peru, and beyond--as he unravels the mystery that links the Seven Wonders of the World, and discovers that Jeremy may have hit upon something that's been concealed for centuries. With the help of scientist Sloane …More


Picture Perfect
Picture Perfect
By Michaels, Fern
2014-07 - Zebra
9781420136579 Check Our Catalog The "New York Times" bestselling author delivers a heart-stopping tale of romantic suspense in which a desperate woman joins forces with an FBI agent in a twisted cat-and-mouse hunt for her kidnapped nephew. …More


The Falcon Throne
The Falcon Throne
By Miller, Karen
2014-09 - Orbit
9780316120081 Check Our Catalog WHEN KINGDOMS CLASH, EVERY CROWN WILL BE TARNISHED BY THE BLOODY PRICE OF AMBITION.
A bastard lord leads a rebellion against his tyrant king -- and must live with the consequences of victory.
A royal widow plots to win her daughter's freedom from the ambitious lords who would control them both.
An orphaned prince sets his eyes on regaining his father's stolen throne.
And two brothers,
…More