Thursday, February 12, 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 White House
The White House
By Ashley & JaQuavis
Author Coleman, JaQuavis
2014-05 - Akashic Books
9781617752612 Check Our Catalog
""White House" by JaQuavis Coleman starts with a bang and will leave you wanting more."
--Book Referees
"Kidnapping, murder, and mayhem lead Draya]--and the reader--through a harrowing and twisting plot to an explosive ending that no one sees coming."
--Reading in Black & White
""The White House" is one of my most personal books ever. I took from a real-life situation and told a
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Home Wrecker
Home Wrecker
By Joseph, Dwayne S.
2008-09 - Urban Books
9781601620644 Check Our Catalog
Lisette is a professional: women hire her to destroy their marriages. All goes well with her newest client until Lisette finds herself falling for the very man whose life she's been paid to ruin. …More


Robert B. Parker's the Bridge
Robert B. Parker's the Bridge
By Knott, Robert
2014-12 - Putnam Adult
9780399171130 Check Our Catalog
The next gritty, gun-slinging entry in the "New York Times"-bestselling series, featuring itinerant lawmen Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch.
Territorial Marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch are back in Appaloosa, where their work enforcing the law has been exceptionally quiet. All that is about to change. An ominous storm rolls in, and along with it a band of night riders with a devious
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Saint Odd: An Odd Thomas Novel
Saint Odd: An Odd Thomas Novel
By Koontz, Dean R.
2015-01 - Bantam
9780345545879 Check Our Catalog
"NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER
From "one of the master storytellers of this or any age" ("The Tampa Tribune") comes the stunning final adventure of "one of the most remarkable and appealing characters in current fiction"("The Virginian-Pilot")--as Dean Koontz brings the unforgettable odyssey of Odd Thomas to its dazzling conclusion.
Odd Thomas is back where it all started . . . because the
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Trust No One
Trust No One
By Krentz, Jayne Ann
2015-01 - Putnam Adult
9780399165139 Check Our Catalog
Following up on the incredible success of "River Road," "New York Times"-bestselling author Jayne Ann Krentz delivers another masterpiece of romantic suspense.
It's no coincidence when Grace Elland finds a vodka bottle next to the lifeless body of her boss, motivational speaker Sprague Witherspoon. The bottle is a terrifying--and deliberate--reminder of the horrors of her past.
Grace
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Eviction Notice
Eviction Notice
By K'wan
2011-09 - Griffin
9780312536985 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Street Literature Book Award Medal (Slbam) (2012)


From #1 Essence bestselling author, K'wan, comes the next installment in his bestselling Hood Rat series
Porsha: the ghetto princess. Boots: the scandalous baby mama. Frankie aka Francine: the con artist. These three girls live in one apartment and are into all kinds of hood foolishness while having fun. Until one day they find an eviction notice taped to their door. Now they have …More


Street Dreams
Street Dreams
By Foye, K'Wan
Author K'wan
2004-10 - St. Martin's Griffin
9780312333065 Check Our Catalog
The son of a singer-turned-alcoholic and the daughter of an abusive father vow to do whatever it takes to make it out of the ghetto. But soon they find their backs against the wall when the streets come to claim their due. …More


The Golden Egg
The Golden Egg
By Leon, Donna
2013-07 - Thorndike Press
9781410459350 Check Our Catalog
Over the years, Leon's bestselling Commissario Guido Brunetti series has conquered the heart of lovers of finely plotted character-driven mysteries all over the world. Brunetti, both a perceptive sleuth and a principled family man, has exposed readers to Venice in all its aspects, but also the crime and corruption that seethe below the surface. …More


Home in Seattle: The Playboy and the WidowFallen Angel
Home in Seattle: The Playboy and the WidowFallen Angel
By Macomber, Debbie
2014-11 - Harlequin Mira
9780778316787 Check Our Catalog
Love in the Emerald City...
The Playboy and the Widow
She's a widow, practical and down-to-earth, living in Seattle with her two kids. He's a wealthy man who's always been attractive to women....
Diana Collins is put off by Cliff Howard's playboy reputation--but finds herself falling for him. "More" surprising, perhaps, is the fact that her daughters are crazy about him. And most
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Station Eleven
Station Eleven
By Mandel, Emily St John
2014-09 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780385353304 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
ALA Notable Books (2015), National Book Awards (2014)

An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, "Station Eleven "tells the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of actors roaming the scattered outposts of the Great Lakes region, risking everything for art and humanity.
One snowy night Arthur Leander, a famous actor, has a heart attack onstage during a
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The Bone Clocks
The Bone Clocks
By Mitchell, David
2015-02 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410476012 Check Our Catalog
One drowsy summer's day in 1984, teenage runaway Holly Sykes encounters a strange woman who offers a small kindness in exchange for 'asylum'. Decades will pass before Holly understands exactly what sort of asylum the woman was seeking. …More


Burned: A Fever Novel
Burned: A Fever Novel
By Moning, Karen Marie
2015-01 - Delacorte Press
9780385344418 Check Our Catalog
"Mac is back and badder than ever "--#1 "New York Times" bestselling author J. R. Ward
MacKayla Lane and Jericho Barrons return in "Burned, " the latest novel in the blockbuster Fever series from Karen Marie Moning.
"It's easy to walk away from lies. Power is another thing. "
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MacKayla Lane would do anything to save the home she loves. A gifted "sidhe"-seer, she's already fought
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Baby Girl II
Baby Girl II
By Moore, Shavon
2009-06 - Triple Crown Publications
9780982099674 Check Our Catalog
Is this what love has finally driven me to?
These were the last words the beautiful and notorious Kyla Brown spoke before swallowing a lethal dose of prescription medication in Baby Girl. Driven to the edge of her sanity by memories of the sins and crimes she has committed with the handsome but dangerous Shard Phaylon, Kyla finds herself searching desperately for a reason to live.
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Debbie Doesn't Do It Anymore
Debbie Doesn't Do It Anymore
By Mosley, Walter
2014-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385526180 Check Our Catalog
A porn star experiences an epiphany of sorts in the wake of her husband's death. …More


The Body Snatchers Affair: A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery
The Body Snatchers Affair: A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery
By Muller, Marcia
Author Pronzini, Bill
2015-01 - Forge
9780765331762 Check Our Catalog

"The Body Snatchers Affair: "The latest in the Carpenter and Quincannon historical mystery series from Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini.
Two missing bodies and two separate investigations take Carpenter and Quincannon from the heights above San Francisco Bay to the depths of Chinatown's opium dens.
For John Quincannon, this is a first: searching a Chinatown opium den for his client's
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The Strange Library
The Strange Library
By Murakami, Haruki
Translator Goossen, Ted
2014-12 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780385354301 Check Our Catalog
From internationally acclaimed author Haruki Murakami--a fantastical illustrated short novel about a boy imprisoned in a nightmarish library. A lonely boy, a mysterious girl, and a tormented sheep man plot their escape from the nightmarish library of internationally acclaimed, best-selling Haruki Murakami's wild imagination. …More


Tarnsman of Gor
Tarnsman of Gor
By Norman, John
2014-05 - Open Road Media Science & Fantasy
9781497648753 Check Our Catalog
"40th anniversary of the Gorean saga"--Cover. …More


Soul Eater Not!, Vol. 1
Soul Eater Not!, Vol. 1
By Aokubo, Atsushi
Author Ohkubo, Atsushi
Created by Ohkubo, Atsushi
2012-07 - Yen Press
9780316213622 Check Our Catalog
Ding-dong DEAD-dong Class is about to begin, and you don't want to be late on your first day of school Join Tsugumi Harudori in the NOT class at Death Weapon Meister Academy, a school dedicated to training transforming Weapons like Tsugumi and the Meisters who will wield them. Many NOT (Normally Overcome Target) students aspire to join the elite EAT (Especially Advantaged Talent) class, but it …More


Serpents in the Cold
Serpents in the Cold
By O'Malley, Thomas
Author Graham Purdy, Douglas
2015-01 - Mulholland Books
9780316323505 Check Our Catalog
A serial killer stalks the streets of 1950s Boston--and two friends take it upon themselves to bring him down.
Post-war Boston is down on its luck and looking for change. A year after the Great Brink's Robbery--the largest robbery in the history of the United States--Boston is known more for its seedy underbelly than for its rich, historical past. The winter of 1951 is the worst in recent
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Private Vegas
Private Vegas
By Patterson, James
Author Paetro, Maxine
2015-01 - Little Brown and Company
9780316211154 Check Our Catalog

Las Vegas is a city of contradictions: seedy and glamorous, secretive and wild, Vegas attracts people of all kinds--especially those with a secret to hide, or a life to leave behind. It's the perfect location for Lester Olsen's lucrative business. He gets to treat gorgeous, young women to five-star restaurants, splashy shows, and limo rides--and then he teaches them how to kill. Private Jack
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The Martini Shot: A Novella and Stories
The Martini Shot: A Novella and Stories
By Pelecanos, George
2015-01 - Little Brown and Company
9780316284370 Check Our Catalog
Short stories and a novella from one of crime fiction's most revered writers.
Whether they're cops or conmen, savage killers or creative types, gangsters or God-fearing citizens, George Pelecanos' characters are always engaged in a fight for their lives. They fight to advance or simply to survive; they fight against odds, against enemies, even against themselves. In this, his first collection
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A String of Beads
A String of Beads
By Perry, Thomas
2015-01 - Mysterious Press
9780802123299 Check Our Catalog
After two decades protecting innocent victims on the run, and a year after getting shot on a job that took a dangerous turn for the worse, Jane McKinnon, nee Whitefield, has settled into the quiet life of a suburban housewife in Amherst, New York--or so she thinks.
One morning as she comes back from a long run, Jane is met by an unusual sight: all eight clan mothers, the female leaders of the
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The Great Zoo of China
The Great Zoo of China
By Reilly, Matthew
Author To Be Confirmed
2015-01 - Gallery Books
9781476749556 Check Our Catalog
In the blockbuster and bestselling tradition of "Jurassic Park "comes the breakneck new adventure from the "New York Times "and #1 internationally bestselling author Matthew Reilly whose imaginative, cinematic thrillers "make you feel like a kid again; they're] a blast" ("Booklist").
It is a secret the Chinese government has been keeping for forty years. They have proven the existence of
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Hush
Hush
By Robards, Karen
2014-12 - Gallery Books
9781476766584 Check Our Catalog
In "New York Times" bestselling author Karen Robards's latest heart-pounding thriller, a woman must uncover a murderer--or risk being the next victim of a vicious killer.
When Riley Cowan finds her estranged husband Jeff dead in his palatial home, she's sure it's no coincidence. The police rule it a suicide, but Riley thinks someone's out for blood--specifically someone Jeff's father ripped
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