Thursday, June 11, 2015

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 , 201220112010200920082007, or 2006.

How to Start a FireHow to Start a Fire
By Lutz, Lisa
2015-05 - Houghton Mifflin
9780544411630 Check Our Catalog
From a bestselling writer, a story of unexpected friendship--three women thrown together in college who grow to adulthood united and divided by secrets, lies, and a single night that shaped all of them
When UC Santa Cruz roommates Anna and Kate find passed-out Georgiana Leoni on a lawn one night, they wheel her to their dorm in a shopping cart. Twenty years later, they gather around a 
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Ready for Marriage: Finding Happily-Ever-AfterReady for Marriage: Finding Happily-Ever-After
By Macomber, Debbie
Author Ferrarella, Marie
2015-03 - Harlequin
9780373010196 Check Our Catalog
HE'S READY FOR LOVE--AND EVERYTHING IT MEANS. IS SHE?
Three years ago, Mary Jo Summerhill fell completely and utterly in love with Evan Dryden. But she was a kindergarten teacher, and he was a Boston blue blood with political ambitions. His family said she wasn't the "right kind of wife" for Evan. Mary Jo agreed--she didn't belong in his world. So she lied, and broke his heart.
But now 
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Emma: A Modern RetellingEmma: A Modern Retelling
By McCall Smith, Alexander
2015-04 - Random House Large Print Publishing
9780804194709 Check Our Catalog
The best-selling author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series deftly escorts Jane Austen's beloved, meddlesome heroine into the twenty-first century in this delightfully inventive retelling.
The summer after university, Emma Woodhouse returns home to the village of Highbury to prepare for the launch of her interior design business. As she cultivates grand plans for the future, she 
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Perfect MatchPerfect Match
By Michaels, Fern
2015-05 - Wheeler Publishing
9781410474315 Check Our Catalog
An injured ex-athlete discovers that giving up on the game of life is not an option...
As far as former NFL star Jake Masters is concerned, dreams are risky propositions. Years ago he came achingly close to achieving his ambition of playing in the Super Bowl--before a spinal injury ended his career. Confined to a wheelchair, unwilling to take a chance on another risky surgery that could restore …More
Tuesday's ChildTuesday's Child
By Michaels, Fern
2012-06 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758274793 Check Our Catalog
On the eve of her retirement, Georgia attorney Mikala Aulani is as vivacious and vibrant as ever, eagerly anticipating a happy future with her partner, Ben. But if Kala has learned anything in 35 years of practicing law, it's that the truth can always surprise.
HPL patron:  A nurse is sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of her wealthy …More
And Sometimes I Wonder about YouAnd Sometimes I Wonder about You
By Mosley, Walter
2015-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385539180 Check Our Catalog
The welcome return of Leonid McGill, Walter Mosley's NYC-based private eye, his East Coast foil to his immortal L.A.-based detective Easy Rawlins. As the "Boston Globe" raved, "A poignantly real character, McGill is] not only the newest of the great fictional detectives, but also an incisive and insightful commentator on the American scene."
In the fifth Leonid McGill novel, Leonid finds 
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Cold Plate JusticeCold Plate Justice
By Nolan, Terry J.
2015-04 - Createspace
9781508622727 Check Our Catalog
Abigail Anderson was presumed drowned thirty-seven years earlier. However, when her skeleton is found in the sand dunes of a popular West Michigan park, the authorities soon discover that she was murdered. The evidence leads to charging a member of a legendary high school football team from the late '70's who is now fifty-six years old. He claims innocence and hires the team of Paddy O'Brien and…More
Cold Plate JusticeCold Plate Justice
By Nolan, Terry J.
2015-04 - Createspace
9781508622727 Check Our Catalog
Abigail Anderson was presumed drowned thirty-seven years earlier. However, when her skeleton is found in the sand dunes of a popular West Michigan park, the authorities soon discover that she was murdered. The evidence leads to charging a member of a legendary high school football team from the late '70's who is now fifty-six years old. He claims innocence and hires the team of Paddy O'Brien and…More
Cold Plate JusticeCold Plate Justice
By Nolan, Terry J.
2015-04 - Createspace
9781508622727 Check Our Catalog
Abigail Anderson was presumed drowned thirty-seven years earlier. However, when her skeleton is found in the sand dunes of a popular West Michigan park, the authorities soon discover that she was murdered. The evidence leads to charging a member of a legendary high school football team from the late '70's who is now fifty-six years old. He claims innocence and hires the team of Paddy O'Brien and…More
Cold Plate JusticeCold Plate Justice
By Nolan, Terry J.
2015-04 - Createspace
9781508622727 Check Our Catalog
Abigail Anderson was presumed drowned thirty-seven years earlier. However, when her skeleton is found in the sand dunes of a popular West Michigan park, the authorities soon discover that she was murdered. The evidence leads to charging a member of a legendary high school football team from the late '70's who is now fifty-six years old. He claims innocence and hires the team of Paddy O'Brien and…More
The Love Object: Selected StoriesThe Love Object: Selected Stories
By O'Brien, Edna
Introduction by Banville, John
2015-05 - Little Brown and Company
9780316378260 Check Our Catalog
Collected here for the first time are stories spanning five decades of writing by the "short story master." (Harold Bloom)
As John Banville writes in his introduction to THE LOVE OBJECT, Edna O'Brien "is, simply, one of the finest writers of our time." The thirty-one stories collected in this volume provide, among other things, a cumulative portrait of Ireland, seen from within and without. 
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TraumaTrauma
By Palmer, Michael
Author Palmer, Daniel
2015-05 - St. Martin's Press
9781250030894 Check Our Catalog
Dr. Carrie Bryant's four years as a neurosurgical resident at White Memorial Hospital have earned her the respect and admiration from peers and staff alike. When given the chance of performing her first unsupervised brain surgery, Carrie jumps at the opportunity.

What should have been a routine, hours long operation, turns horribly wrong and jeopardizes her patient's life. Emotionally and 
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The Stalker ChroniclesThe Stalker Chronicles
By Parks, Electa Rome
2012-02 - Urban Books
9781601623348 Check Our Catalog
Parks, the self-proclaimed Queen of Real, continues the erotically charged drama of "Diary of a Stalker" with this page-turner about a bestselling author who gets more than he bargained for when he becomes involved with an obsessed fan. …More
14th Deadly Sin14th Deadly Sin
By Patterson, James
Author Paetro, Maxine
2015-05 - Little Brown and Company
9780316407021 Check Our Catalog

With San Francisco under siege and everyone a suspect, the Women's Murder Club must risk their lives to save the city-and each other. With a beautiful baby daughter and a devoted husband, Detective Lindsay Boxer can safely say that her life has never been better. In fact (for a change), things seem to be going well for all the members of the Women's Murder Club as they gather to celebrate San 
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14th Deadly Sin14th Deadly Sin
By Patterson, James
Author Paetro, Maxine
2015-05 - Little Brown and Company
9780316407021 Check Our Catalog

With San Francisco under siege and everyone a suspect, the Women's Murder Club must risk their lives to save the city-and each other. With a beautiful baby daughter and a devoted husband, Detective Lindsay Boxer can safely say that her life has never been better. In fact (for a change), things seem to be going well for all the members of the Women's Murder Club as they gather to celebrate San 
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NYPD Red 3NYPD Red 3
By Patterson, James
Author Karp, Marshall
2015-03 - Little Brown and Company
9780316406994 Check Our Catalog
PROTECT THE RICH. SERVE THE FAMOUS. HUNT THE GUILTY.
NYPD Red is the elite, highly trained task force assigned to protect the rich, the famous, and the connected. And Detective Zach Jordan and his partner Kylie MacDonald-the woman who broke his heart at the police academy-are the best of the best, brilliant and tireless investigators who will stop at nothing to deliver justice.
Zach and 
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WhereWhere
By Reed, Kit
2015-05 - Tor Books
9780765379825 Check Our Catalog
In a coastal town on the Outer Carolina Banks, David Ribault and Merrill Poulnot are trying to revive their stale relationship and commit to marriage, and a slick developer claiming to be related to a historic town hero, Rawson Steele, has come to town and is buying up property. Steele makes a romantic advance on Merrill and an unusual 5 a.m appointment outside of town with David. But Steele is …More
Traveling CircusTraveling Circus
By Rudholm, Ingar
2014-11 - Createspace
9781482077629 Check Our Catalog
Set in Whitehall, Michigan, the story centers around a painfully shy 14 year old boy named Flynn Parkes. After being bullied in school and having an argument with his parents, Flynn runs away from his problems. On a bike ride into town, Flynn is kidnapped by Salvatore, the ringmaster of a mysterious traveling circus. During his journey, Flynn gets shot of cannon, nearly eaten by lions, and almost …More
Field of PreyField of Prey
By Sandford, John
2014-05 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399162381 Check Our Catalog
The extraordinary new Lucas Davenport thriller from #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner John Sandford. …More
Gathering PreyGathering Prey
By Sandford, John
2015-04 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399168796 Check Our Catalog
The extraordinary new Lucas Davenport thriller from #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize-winner John Sandford.
They call them Travelers. They move from city to city, panhandling, committing no crimes--they just like to stay on the move. And now somebody is killing them.
Lucas Davenport's adopted daughter, Letty, is home from college when she gets a phone call from a …More
Early WarningEarly Warning
By Smiley, Jane
2015-04 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307700322 Check Our Catalog
From the Pulitzer Prize-winner: the second installment, following "Some Luck, "of her widely acclaimed, best-selling American trilogy, which brings the journey of a remarkable family with roots in the Iowa heartland into mid-century America
"Early Warning" opens in 1953 with the Langdon family at a crossroads. Their stalwart patriarch, Walter, who with his wife, Rosanna, sustained their farm 
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All the Old KnivesAll the Old Knives
By Steinhauer, Olen
2015-03 - Minotaur Books
9781250045423 Check Our Catalog
Six years ago in Vienna, terrorists took over a hundred hostages, and the rescue attempt went terribly wrong. The CIA's Vienna station was witness to this tragedy, gathering intel from its sources during those tense hours, assimilating facts from the ground and from an agent on the inside. So when it all went wrong, the question had to be asked: Had their agent been compromised, and how?
Two …More
The Guest CottageThe Guest Cottage
By Thayer, Nancy
2015-05 - Ballantine Books
9780345545510 Check Our Catalog
"New York Times" bestselling author Nancy Thayer whisks readers back to the beloved island of Nantucket in this delightful novel about two single parents who accidentally rent the same summer house--and must soon decide where their hearts truly lie.
Sensible thirty-six-year-old Sophie Anderson has always known what to do. She knows her role in life: supportive wife of a successful architect …More
The Banks SistersThe Banks Sisters
By Turner, Nikki
2015-02 - Urban Books
9781601626479 Check Our Catalog
"New York Times "bestselling author Nikki Turner returns with her most spellbinding story to date: Meet the Banks sisters--Simone, Bunny, Tallhya, and Ginger. The four beauties are living under the same roof by force, but they can't stand each other. Their only common denominator is their loving grandmother, Me-Ma. When she's not at work trying to make ends meet, she's home with her girls, trying …More
Return to Mateguas Island: A Tale of Supernatural SuspenseReturn to Mateguas Island: A Tale of Supernatural Suspense
By Watkins, Linda
2015-03 - Argon Press
9780990883104 Check Our Catalog
From award-winning author, Linda Watkins, comes the eagerly-awaited sequel to her highly acclaimed novel, MATEGUAS ISLAND To a remote island, comes a young woman seeking the truth of what happened ten years before. But will the answers she seeks only serve to draw her deeper into the labyrinth of mystery and magic that lies sleeping beneath this island's pristine exterior? And will her mother be …More
Cuba StraitsCuba Straits
By White, Randy Wayne
2015-03 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399158148 Check Our Catalog
The remarkable new novel in the Doc Ford series by "New York Times"-bestselling author Randy Wayne White.
Doc Ford's old friend, General Juan Garcia, has gone into the lucrative business of smuggling Cuban baseball players into the U.S. He is also feasting on profits made by buying historical treasures for pennies on the dollar. He prefers what dealers call HPC items--high-profile 
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HardlineHardline
By Wild, Meredith
2014-06 - Waterhouse Press
9780990505600 Check Our Catalog
Software mogul Blake Landon has met his match in headstrong Erica Hathaway. While his controlling nature and her independent spirit continue to battle, Blake has no intention of letting her out of his life again. Erica has given Blake her trust and her love, determined that they will conquer any challenges together. But when he demands more and tests the boundaries of her commitment, she is forced