Monday, February 2, 2015

HPL's New Books


Below is a partial list of our new books. To see the full list, download the Excel file for 2015 .  To see new books from other years try: 2014  2013 , 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, or 2006.



The Purity of Vengeance
The Purity of Vengeance
By Adler-Olsen, Jussi
Translator Aitken, Martin
2014-07 - Plume Books
9780142181317 Check Our Catalog
In 1987, Nete Hermansen plans revenge on those who abused her in her youth, including Curt Wad, a charismatic surgeon who was part of a movement to sterilize wayward girls in 1950s Denmark. More than twenty years later, Detective Carl Morck already has plenty on his mind when he is presented with the case of a brothel owner, a woman named Rita, who went missing in the eighties: New evidence has …More


First Frost
First Frost
By Allen, Sarah Addison
2015-01 - St. Martin's Press
9781250019837 Check Our Catalog
From the New York Times bestselling author of GARDEN SPELLS comes a story of the Waverley family, in a novel as sparkling as the first dusting of frost on new-fallen leaves...It's October in Bascom, North Carolina, and autumn will not go quietly. As temperatures drop and leaves begin to turn, the Waverley women are made restless by the whims of their mischievous apple tree... and all the magic …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


Sweet Surrender
Sweet Surrender
By Banks, Maya
2012-12 - Berkley Books
9780425259214 Check Our Catalog
Dallas cop Gray Montgomery is on a mission to find the guy who killed his partner. He's found a link between the killer and Faith, a beautiful stranger--and if Gray has to get close to her to catch the killer, so be it. …More


Sweet Persuasion
Sweet Persuasion
By Banks, Maya
2009-06 - Heat
9780425227701 Check Our Catalog
The bestselling author of "For Her Pleasure" and "Sweet Surrender" delivers another searingly sexy and highly believable ("Romantic Times") erotic romance. …More


Sweet Addiction
Sweet Addiction
By Banks, Maya
2012-12 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425267011 Check Our Catalog
Cole is successful beyond his dreams. He can have any woman he wants, but there's only one he can't stop thinking about: his childhood sweetheart, Renita--and the pain he brought upon her. …More


As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust: A Flavia de Luce Novel
As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust: A Flavia de Luce Novel
By Bradley, Alan
2015-01 - Delacorte Press
9780345539939 Check Our Catalog
Flavia de Luce--"part Harriet the Spy, part Violet Baudelaire from Lemony Snicket's "A Series of Unfortunate Events"" ("The New York Times Book Review")--takes her remarkable sleuthing prowess to the unexpectedly unsavory world of Canadian boarding schools in the captivating new mystery from "New York Times "bestselling author Alan Bradley.
"Banished " is how twelve-year-old Flavia de Luce
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Undercover Princess
Undercover Princess
By Brockmann, Suzanne
2014-11 - Severn House Publishers
9780727884305 Check Our Catalog
The Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Wynborough was kidnapped as an infant and has long been presumed dead. Years later, Princess Katherine Wyndham believes that she has located her long-lost brother: he's living in Albuquerque and is the partner of Trey Sutherland, a software mega-millionaire. To get to the prince, Katherine becomes a nanny for the handsome tycoon.
Silhouette Romance - Sensation …More


Golden Son: Book II of the Red Rising Trilogy
Golden Son: Book II of the Red Rising Trilogy
By Brown, Pierce
2015-01 - Del Rey Books
9780345539816 Check Our Catalog
With shades of "The Hunger Games, Ender's Game, "and" Game of Thrones, "debut author Pierce Brown's genre-defying epic "Red Rising" hit the ground running and wasted no time becoming a sensation. "Golden Son" continues the stunning saga of Darrow, a rebel forged by tragedy, battling to lead his oppressed people to freedom.
As a Red, Darrow grew up working the mines deep beneath the surface of
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Kitty-Kitty, Bang-Bang
Kitty-Kitty, Bang-Bang
By Cairo
2011-11 - Strebor Books
9781439184066 Check Our Catalog
It was her cutthroat ambition and ruthlessness that got Katrina--or Kat for short--out of the hood and on top of her game. Having once used her alluring charm and exotic beauty to lure men to their deaths, Katrina has had a change of heart. She's settled for a simpler life--and life couldn't be any sweeter. At least that's what she wants to believe. …More


Angel's Peak
Angel's Peak
By Carr, Robyn
2010-01 - Mira Books
9780778327615 Check Our Catalog
Four years ago, Air Force sweethearts Franci Duncan and Sean Riordan had reached an impasse: she wanted marriage and a family; he didn't. But now a chance meeting proves that their bitter breakup hasn't cooled their sizzling chemistry. Original. …More


Terminal Freeze
Terminal Freeze
By Child, Lincoln
2009-02 - Random House Large Print Publishing
9780739328262 Check Our Catalog
A group of scientists undertake an expedition to Alaska's Federal Wilderness Zone to study the effects of global warming. The expedition changes suddenly on a routine foray into a glacial ice cave, where the group makes an astonishing find. …More


Cell
Cell
By Cook, Robin
2014-02 - Wheeler Publishing
9781410463920 Check Our Catalog
The "New York Times" bestselling author and master of the medical thriller returns with a top-notch fusion of groundbreaking medical science and edge-of-your-seat suspense. …More


The Empty Throne
The Empty Throne
By Cornwell, Bernard
2015-01 - Harper
9780062250711 Check Our Catalog

In the battle for power, there can be only one ruler.
Britain, early tenth century AD: a time of change. There are new raids by the Vikings from Ireland, and turmoil among the Saxons over the leadership of Mercia. A younger generation is taking over.
When AEthelred, the ruler of Mercia, dies, he leaves no legitimate heir. The West Saxons want their king, but Uhtred has long supported …More


Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
By Croke, Vicki Constantine
2015-02 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410476005 Check Our Catalog
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Captivated by You
Captivated by You
By Day, Sylvia
2014-11 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425273869 Check Our Catalog
Gideon calls me his angel, but he's the miracle in my life. My gorgeous, wounded warrior, so determined to slay my demons while refusing to face his own.
The vows we'd exchanged should have bound us tighter than blood and flesh. Instead they opened old wounds, exposed pain and insecurities, and lured bitter enemies out of the shadows. I felt him slipping from my grasp, my greatest fears
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Traitor's Blade
Traitor's Blade
By De Castell, Sebastien
2015-01 - Thorndike Press
9781410474698 Check Our Catalog
Trained in the fighting arts and the laws of Tristia, the Greatcoats are travelling Magisters upholding King's Law. They are heroes. Or at least they were, until they stood aside while the Dukes took the kingdom, and impaled their King's head on a spike. Now Tristia is on the verge of collapse and the barbarians are sniffing at the borders. The Dukes bring chaos to the land, while the Greatcoats …More


Risky Undertaking: A Buryin' Barry Mystery
Risky Undertaking: A Buryin' Barry Mystery
By de Castrique, Mark
2014-11 - Poisoned Pen Press
9781464203060 Check Our Catalog
When Cherokee burial remains are unearthed on the site expanding a local cemetery, the dual occupations of Barry Clayton, part-time deputy and full-time undertaker, collide. Then, during the interment of the wife of one of Gainesboro, North Carolina s most prominent citizens, Cherokee activist Jimmy Panther leads a protest. Words and - fists fly. When Panther turns up executed on the grave of the …More


The October List
The October List
By Deaver, Jeffery
2013-10 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455549672 Check Our Catalog
"Gabriela McKenzie's daughter has been kidnapped. In exchange for her safe return, her abductors demand two things: $400,000 in cash, and a document known only as the October List." …More


Shark Skin Suite
Shark Skin Suite
By Dorsey, Tim
2015-01 - William Morrow & Company
9780062240019 Check Our Catalog

Bottom-feeders beware: the Sunshine State's favorite psychotic killer and lovable Floridaphile, Serge Storms, has found a new calling, legal eagle, and he's going to make a killing as a crusading attorney--and star as a dashing lawyer on the big screen--in this madcap escapade from insanely funny New York Times bestselling author Tim Dorsey
When it comes to swimming with the sharks, there is …More


The Firebird's Feather
The Firebird's Feather
By Eccles, Marjorie
2014-12 - Severn House Publishers
9780727884268 Check Our Catalog
"A young woman investigates the murder of her mother in this absorbing historical mystery"
London, May, 1911. The new king, George V, is preparing for his coronation. The suffragettes are campaigning for women to get the vote. The East End seethes with unrest. And 18-year-old Kitty Challoner is looking forward to coming out in London society.
But Kitty s secure, sheltered world is about to
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The Mistletoe Promise
The Mistletoe Promise
By Evans, Richard Paul
2014-11 - Simon & Schuster
9781476728209 Check Our Catalog
A love story for Christmas from the #1 bestselling author of "The Christmas Box" and "The Walk."
Elise Dutton dreads the arrival of another holiday season. Three years earlier, her husband cheated on her with her best friend, resulting in a bitter divorce that left her alone, broken, and distrustful.
Then, one November day, a stranger approaches Elise in the mall food court. Though she
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Sharp Objects (Mass Market)
Sharp Objects (Mass Market)
By Flynn, Gillian
2014-11 - Broadway Books
9781101902875 Check Our Catalog
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After eight years, the murders of two preteen girls--timed nearly a year apart--bring reporter Camille Preaker reluctantly back to her hometown. As she works to uncover the truth about these violent crimes, Camille finds herself forced to unravel the psychological puzzle of her own past.
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Justice Postponed: A Rona Parish Mystery
Justice Postponed: A Rona Parish Mystery
By Fraser, Anthea
2014-11 - Severn House Publishers
9780727884183 Check Our Catalog
"A tragic incident from the past threatens to derail Rona Parish s latest project"
Biographer Rona Parish has a new project, contributing a series for the local glossy magazine, Chiltern Life, documenting life-changing experiences from those who have lived through them. When her father suggests she speaks to his friend Frank Hathaway, who was in Iraq during the invasion of Kuwait, Rona decides
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