Thursday, December 4, 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.

The Job: A Fox and O'Hare Novel
The Job: A Fox and O'Hare Novel
By Evanovich, Janet
Author Goldberg, Lee
2014-11 - Bantam
9780345543127 Check Our Catalog
He's a charming con man and she's a dedicated FBI agent, and they're about to drive each other crazy . . . again
The FBI had one demand when they secretly teamed up Special Agent Kate O'Hare with charming con man Nicolas Fox--bring down the world's most-wanted and untouchable felons. This time it's the brutal leader of a global drug-smuggling empire. The FBI doesn't know what their target
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And Grant You Peace
And Grant You Peace
By Flora, Kate
2014-11 - Five Star (ME)
9781432829391 Check Our Catalog
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Let Me Be Frank with You: A Frank Bascombe Book
Let Me Be Frank with You: A Frank Bascombe Book
By Ford, Richard
2014-11 - Ecco
9780061692062 Check Our Catalog

A brilliant new work that returns Richard Ford to the celebrated fictional landscape that sealed his reputation as an American master: the world of Frank Bascombe
In his trio of critically acclaimed, bestselling novels--The Sportswriter, the Pulitzer Prize and PEN/ Faulkner-winning Independence Day, and The Lay of the Land--Richard Ford, in essence, illuminated the zeitgeist of an entire …More


Falling from Horses
Falling from Horses
By Gloss, Molly
2014-10 - Houghton Mifflin
9780544279292 Check Our Catalog
In a new novel from the best-selling author of "The Hearts of Horses "and "The Jump-Off Creek," a young ranch hand escapes a family tragedy and travels to Hollywood to become a stunt rider. In 1938, nineteen-year-old ranch hand Bud Frazer sets out for Hollywood. His little sister has been gone a couple of years now, his parents are finding ranch work and comfort for their loss where they can, but …More


Love Means No Shame
Love Means No Shame
By Grey, Andrew
2009-09 - Dreamspinner Press
9781615810574 Check Our Catalog
Geoff is in the city, living the gay life to the hilt, when his father's death convinces him to return to the family farm. Discovering a young Amish man asleep in his barn, Geoff learns that Eli is spending a year away from the community before accepting baptism into the church. Despite their mutual attraction, Geoff is determined not to become involved with him, but Eli has discovered that Geoff …More


Safari: A Stanley Hastings Mystery
Safari: A Stanley Hastings Mystery
By Hall, Parnell
2014-11 - Pegasus Books
9781605986371 Check Our Catalog
Stanley Hastings on safari? I don t think so. Neither did Stanley, until Alice s small inheritance coupled with scrimping on a few luxuries like food and rent allowed them to book a group trip to Zambia. Now the New York PI is hiking with lions, canoeing with hippos, and having close encounters with elephants and giraffes.
It s a dangerous safari. The leader is a reckless, gung-ho, great white …More


Ghost Wanted
Ghost Wanted
By Hart, Carolyn
2014-10 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425266151 Check Our Catalog
Ghostly gumshoe Bailey Ruth Raeburn of Heaven's Department of Good Intentions is checking out a troubling disturbance in Adelaide, Oklahoma. But what seems at first like simple vandalism won't be an open-and-shut case...
Bailey Ruth's supervisor, Wiggins, is worried about a dear old friend. The ghost of elegant Lorraine Marlow haunts Adelaide's college library. Known as the Lady of the Roses,
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Dirty Little Angel
Dirty Little Angel
By Hilton, Erica
2008-09 - Melodrama Publishing
9781934157190 Check Our Catalog
Chao's life has been a whirlwind since the day her mother gave her up of foster care at the age of five. She grew up hard on the streets of the Bronx, but left to start up an new life in Philly with a pimp named Crown. Drown, a gorilla pimp who controls the mind of the girls with manipulation, abuse and influence--only wants his hoes to have eyes and love for him wihle continuing to make him top …More


Want You Dead
Want You Dead
By James, Peter
2014-11 - Minotaur Books
9781250030207 Check Our Catalog
Single girl, 33, redhead and smouldering, love life that's crashed and burned. Seeks new flame to rekindle her fire. Fun, friendship and--who knows--more maybe?
In Peter James' "Want You Dead, "thirty-year old Red Cameron meets handsome, charming and rich thirty-five year old Bryce Laurent through an online dating agency, and is instantly attracted to him. But as their love blossoms, the truth
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The Perfect Witness
The Perfect Witness
By Johansen, Iris
2014-09 - St. Martin's Press
9781250020055 Check Our Catalog
She had the perfect life.
She had the perfect cover.
She was the perfect witness.
Until they found her.
When Teresa Casali was young she discovered she had a strange gift: the ability to read people's memories. But the gift seemed more like a curse as her mob boss father used her to gain the upper hand in his world of corruption and violence. Exposed by her own family to the darkest
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Doctor Sleep
Doctor Sleep
By King, Stephen
2013-09 - Scribner Book Company
9781476727653 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Bram Stoker Awards (2013)

Stephen King returns to the character and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, "The Shining," in this instantly riveting novel about the now middle-aged Dan Torrance and the very special twelve-year-old girl he must save from a tribe of murderous paranormals. …More


Revival
Revival
By King, Stephen
2014-11 - Scribner Book Company
9781476770383 Check Our Catalog
A dark and electrifying novel about addiction, fanaticism, and what might exist on the other side of life.
In a small New England town, over half a century ago, a shadow falls over a small boy playing with his toy soldiers. Jamie Morton looks up to see a striking man, the new minister. Charles Jacobs, along with his beautiful wife, will transform the local church. The men and boys are all a
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The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor
The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor
By Kirkman, Robert
Author Bonansinga, Jay
2011-10 - Thomas Dunne Books
9780312547738 Check Our Catalog
"Following in the footsteps of the "New York Times "bestselling graphic novels and the record-breaking new television show, this debut novel in a trilogy of original" Walking Dead "books chronicles the back story of the comic book series greatest villain, The Governor""" In "The Walking Dead "universe, there is no greater villain than The Governor. The despot who runs the walled-off town of …More


Animal
Animal
By K'wan
2012-10 - Cash Money Content
9781936399253 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Street Literature Book Award Medal (Slbam) (2013)

One of this generation's most talented and gritty writers delivers his bloodiest story yet. "Animal" follows the infamous fugitive from Foye's best-known Hood Rat series on a revenge mission from the rugged streets of Puerto Rico to the scene of the original crimeNHarlem, New York. …More


The Ophelia Cut
The Ophelia Cut
By Lescroart, John
2013-05 - Atria Books
9781476709154 Check Our Catalog
Defense attorney Dismas Hardy returns to defend a close friend against murder charges in "New York Times"-bestselling author Lescroart's most suspenseful and intricately plotted novel to date. …More


Choir of Angels
Choir of Angels
By Macomber, Debbie
2014-09 - Mira Books
9780778316732 Check Our Catalog
"Angels are all around us-- Especially at Christmas "
Greg Bennett hates Christmas. Divorced, almost friendless and about to lose his business, he has no time for what he considers sentimental nonsense. It takes three irrepressible angels to show him the truth.
"Shirley, Goodness and Mercy" shall follow him--until he learns what Christmas is all about
"Those Christmas Angels" come
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Silhouette #606: The Courtship of Carol Sommars
Silhouette #606: The Courtship of Carol Sommars
By Macomber, Debbie
1990-06 - Silhouette Books
9780373096060 Check Our Catalog
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The Handsome Man's Deluxe Cafe
The Handsome Man's Deluxe Cafe
By McCall Smith, Alexander
2014-11 - Wheeler Publishing
9781410473882 Check Our Catalog
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency often helps people find things they have lost. But they have never had to help a client find "herself"--until now, in this latest installment of Alexander McCall Smith's best-selling and beloved series. …More


The Children Act
The Children Act
By McEwan, Ian
2014-09 - Nan A. Talese
9780385539708 Check Our Catalog
Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge who presides over cases in the family court. She is renowned for her fierce intelligence, exactitude, and sensitivity. But her professional success belies private sorrow and domestic strife. There is the lingering regret of her childlessness, and now her marriage of thirty years is in crisis.
At the same time, she is called on to try an urgent case:
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When the Snow Falls
When the Snow Falls
By Michaels, Fern
Author Bush, Nancy
Author Chiofalo, Rosanna
2014-09 - Zebra
9781420131062 Check Our Catalog
Something's in the air his holiday season, and it could be the beginning of a wonderful Christmas romance …More


The Ship of Brides
The Ship of Brides
By Moyes, Jojo
2014-10 - Penguin Books
9780143126478 Check Our Catalog
From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "Me Before You" and "One Plus One," in an earlier work available in the U.S. for the first time, a post-WWII story of the war brides who crossed the seas by the thousands to face their unknown futures
1946. World War II has ended and all over the world, young women are beginning to fulfill the promises made to the men they wed in wartime.
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The Murder Man
The Murder Man
By Parsons, Tony
2014-10 - Minotaur Books
9781250052322 Check Our Catalog
Meet London police detective Max Wolfe. Insomniac. Dog lover. Coffee addict. Boxer. Single parent. And every murderer's worst nightmare.
Someone has been violently killing members of London society. The killer is strong enough and smart enough to kill with a single knife stroke, and bold enough to kill in public. The victims span all levels of London society, and appear to have absolutely
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The Available Wife
The Available Wife
By Pennington, Carla
2011-01 - Life Changing Books
9781934230176 Check Our Catalog
Niquole Wright seems to have it all; a loyal and devoted husband, two children and a rising record label that she dedicates more time to than her family. Everything is perfect except for one thing...her husband Germaine. She has run her course with him and he needs to be replaced. When the handsome and seductive Kingston enters her life, he becomes the perfect substitute. Clueless to his wife's …More



Leaving Time
Leaving Time
By Picoult, Jodi
2014-11 - Thorndike Press
9781410463739 Check Our Catalog
Throughout her blockbuster career, no. 1 internationally bestselling author Jodi Picoult has seamlessly blended nuanced characters, riveting plots, and rich prose, brilliantly creating stories that "not only provoke the mind but touch the flawed souls in all of us" ("The Boston Globe"). Now, in her highly anticipated new book, she has delivered her most affecting novel yet--and one unlike anything …More