Monday, December 1, 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.

Poisoned Prose
Poisoned Prose
By Adams, Ellery
2013-10 - Berkley Prime Crime
9780425262955 Check Our Catalog "When Olivia Limoges and other Oyster Bay patrons of the arts sponsor a retreat for famous storytellers, one of them is going to have a very unhappy ending..."
Olivia thought gathering some of the most renowned storytellers in one place would be a nice, simple way for herself and the Bayside Book Writers to appreciate their talents. But things take a dark turn when the most famous storyteller
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Deacon
Deacon
By Ashley, Kristen
2014-10 - Kristen Ashley
9780692280201 Check Our Catalog Deacon has an ugly history, a history that broke him, leaving him a ghost of a man. Out of necessity, he left the normal world to descend into the criminal world and found he fit. So he stayed. Cold as ice and living off the grid, Deacon has no intention to connect, not with anyone. Then he returns to some remote cabins in the Colorado Mountains and finds they have new owners. One of them is …More


The Escape
The Escape
By Baldacci, David
2014-11 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455521197 Check Our Catalog David Baldacci is one of the world's most popular, widely read storytellers. In his blockbuster thrillers "Zero Day" and "The Forgotten," he enthralled readers with John Puller. A combat veteran and special agent with the U.S. Army, Puller is the man they call to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. But all his training, all his experience, all his skills will not prepare him for his …More


Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas
Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas
By Barron, Stephanie
2014-10 - Soho Crime
9781616954239 Check Our Catalog The twelfth installment in Stephanie Barron's fan-favorite Being a Jane Austen Mystery series
Christmas Eve, 1814: Jane Austen has been invited to spend the holiday with family and friends at The Vyne, the gorgeous ancestral home of the wealthy and politically prominent Chute family. As the year fades and friends begin to gather beneath the mistletoe for the twelve days of Christmas
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Far as the Eye Can See
Far as the Eye Can See
By Bausch, Robert
2014-11 - Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
9781620402597 Check Our Catalog Bobby Hale is a Union veteran several times over. After the war, he sets his sights on California, but only makes it to Montana. As he stumbles around the West, from the Wyoming Territory to the Black Hills of the Dakotas, he finds meaning in the people he meets-settlers and native people-and the violent history he both participates in and witnesses. "Far as the Eye Can See" is the story of life …More


Proxima
Proxima
By Baxter, Stephen
2014-11 - Roc
9780451467706 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
John W. Campbell Memorial Award (2014)

Lauded as "the natural heir to the hard-sci-fi crown of Arthur C. Clarke" ("The Daily Telegraph," UK), Stephen Baxter delivers an unforgettable novel of an extraordinary world--and its untamed landscape....
Mankind's future in this galaxy could be all but infinite....
There are hundreds of billions of red dwarf stars, lasting trillions of years--and their planets can be habitable for
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Tennessee Bride
Tennessee Bride
By Bittner, F. Rosanne
Author Bittner, Rosanne
1988-06 - Warner Books
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Texas Bride
Texas Bride
By Bittner, F. Rosanne
Author Bittner, Rosanne
1988-11 - Warner Books
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The Cakes of Wrath
The Cakes of Wrath
By Brady, Jacklyn
2013-09 - Berkley Books
9780425258262 Check Our Catalog When Rita Lucero, owner of New Orleans cake shop Zydeco Cakes, finds a dead woman clutching her stolen pill bottle, it adds another layer to the mysterious death. Finding her killer will be anything but a cake walk. Includes recipes. Original. …More


Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
By Brown, Rita Mae
2014-11 - Ballantine Books
9780553392623 Check Our Catalog The chase is on in "New York Times" bestselling author Rita Mae Brown's gripping new foxhunting mystery, featuring the irrepressible "Sister" Jane Arnold and the wily antics of her four-legged friends. In "Let Sleeping Dogs Lie, "a century-old crime reawakens bad will--and stirs up a scandal that chills Sister to the bone.
Sister Jane and the Jefferson Hunt Club have traveled from Virginia's
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A High-End Finish: A Fixer-Upper Mystery
A High-End Finish: A Fixer-Upper Mystery
By Carlisle, Kate
2014-11 - Signet Book
9780451469199 Check Our Catalog FIRST IN A NEW SERIES
"In the seaside town of Lighthouse Cove in northern California, everyone knows the best man for the job is actually a woman--contractor Shannon Hammer. But while Shannon can do wonders with a power drill and a little elbow grease, she's about to discover that some problems aren't so easily fixed...."
Shannon's home-renovation and repair business is booming, but her
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Forbidden Falls
Forbidden Falls
By Carr, Robyn
2009-12 - Mira Books
9780778327493 Check Our Catalog The first title in a new back-to-back trilogy. Reverend Noah Kincaid moves to Virgin River to reopen an abandoned church he has bought on eBay. Like Noah, the place is a little empty inside and needs some loving care. Original. …More


Never Go Back
Never Go Back
By Child, Lee
2013-09 - Delacorte Press
9780385344340 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Thriller Awards (2014)

Never go back--but Jack Reacher does, and the past finally catches up with him. Never Go Back is #1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Child's new novel of action-charged suspense starring "one of the best thriller characters at work today" (Newsweek).
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Gossamer Ghost
Gossamer Ghost
By Childs, Laura
2014-10 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425266663 Check Our Catalog Carmela Bertrand knows that Halloween in New Orleans means a week of rabble-rousing, costumed craziness--and she can't wait to get the party started. But when a local antiques dealer turns up dead, Carmela suddenly finds herself in a real-life danse macabre...
An evening's work deciding on the class schedule for her scrapbooking shop has put Carmela in the mood to kick up her heels. But after
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Treat Us Like Dogs and We Will Become Wolves
Treat Us Like Dogs and We Will Become Wolves
By Chute, Carolyn
2014-11 - Grove Press
9780802119452 Check Our Catalog A compelling, compulsive follow up to "The School on Heart's Content Road" by "a modern-day Dickensian voice" ("San Diego Union Tribune"); a politically passionate portrait of a complicated, marginalized leader who refuses to silence his beliefs, and who may or may not be all that he seems.
It's the height of summer, 1999, when local newspaper, the Record Sun, receives numerous tipoffs from
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The Cinderella Murder: An Under Suspicion Novel
The Cinderella Murder: An Under Suspicion Novel
By Clark Higgins, Mary
Author Clark, Mary Higgins
With Burke, Alafair
2014-11 - Simon & Schuster
9781476763125 Check Our Catalog In a first-time collaboration, "Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark partners with bestselling author Alafair Burke to deliver a brand new suspense series about a television program featuring cold case murders.
Television producer Laurie Moran is delighted when the pilot for her reality drama, "Under Suspicion," is a success. Even more, the program--a cold case series that revisits unsolved
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All Fudged Up
All Fudged Up
By Coco, Nancy
2013-11 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758287106 Check Our Catalog Allie McMurphy is up to her neck in renovations at the grand old hotel that's been in her family for generations. With its quaint Victorian charm - and world-famous fudge shop - the place is one of Mackinac Island's most beloved landmarks. Sure, every family has a skeleton or two in the closet. But Allie didn't expect to find an actual corpse inside hers, especially one Joe Jessup, who had a …More


The Burning Room
The Burning Room
By Connelly, Michael
2014-11 - Little Brown and Company
9780316225939 Check Our Catalog In the new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly, Detective Harry Bosch and his rookie partner investigate a cold case that gets very hot... very fast.
In the LAPD's Open-Unsolved Unit, not many murder victims die a decade after the crime. So when a man succumbs to complications from being shot by a stray bullet ten years earlier, Bosch catches a case in which the
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Flesh and Blood
Flesh and Blood
By Cornwell, Patricia
2014-11 - William Morrow & Company
9780062325341 Check Our Catalog
It's a sunny morning in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and also Dr. Kay Scarpetta's birthday.She's about to head to Miami for a vacation with Benton Wesley, her FBI profiler husband, when she notices seven pennies on a wall behind their home. Is this a kids' game? If so, why are all of the coins dated 1981 and so shiny they could be newly minted? Her cell phone rings, and Detective Pete Marino tells …More


Flesh and Blood
Flesh and Blood
By Cornwell, Patricia
2014-11 - Thorndike Press
9781410471284 Check Our Catalog
It's a sunny morning in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and also Dr. Kay Scarpetta's birthday.She's about to head to Miami for a vacation with Benton Wesley, her FBI profiler husband, when she notices seven pennies on a wall behind their home. Is this a kids' game? If so, why are all of the coins dated 1981 and so shiny they could be newly minted? Her cell phone rings, and Detective Pete Marino tells …More


Undead and Unwary
Undead and Unwary
By Davidson, MaryJanice
2014-10 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425263440 Check Our Catalog How do you out-devil the devil? For Vampire queen Betsy Taylor, the answer is relative--literally--as MaryJanice Davidson's "sexy, steamy, and laugh-out-loud funny" ("Booklist") "New York Times" bestselling series continues... …More


Change of Heart
Change of Heart
By Deveraux, Jude
2014-11 - Thorndike Press
9781410473967 Check Our Catalog Two childhood playmates grow into more than just friends in #1 "New York Times "bestselling author Jude Deveraux's full-length romantic novel based on her short story of the same name.
In the hugely popular, "New York Times "bestseller "A Holiday of Love," Jude Deveraux wrote a novella about two kids playing matchmakers--Eli and Chelsea, best friends who were determined to find true love for
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The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair
The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair
By Dicker, Joel
Translator Taylor, Sam
2014-05 - Penguin Books
9780143126683 Check Our Catalog "New York Times "Bestseller
"Unimpeachably terrific." --"The New York Times Book Review"
One of "CBS This Morning"'s 6 "Must-Have Titles for Your Summer Reading List"
The publishing phenomenon topping bestseller lists around the world, with sales of more than two million copies in Europe and rights sold in more than forty countries, "The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair" is a
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Baby Doll
Baby Doll
By Divine G
2008-06 - Q-Boro Books
9781933967455 Check Our Catalog During an after-school fight with jealous high school foes, Breana Baby Doll Winbush meets Big Daddy Blue, a reformed gangster, and discovers a whole new outlook on life. …More