The Love Letters
2015-03 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764213212 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: I like this author because she has so much knowledge of the lives of her interesting characters. I like learning how others worship and how their everyday lives are controlled by their sincere beliefs.
The Magician's Lie
2015-01 - Sourcebooks Landmark
9781402298684 Check Our Catalog
"Smart, intricately plotted...a richly imagined thriller."- PEOPLE magazine
"This is a book in which storylines twist, spiral and come together again in an ending as explosive as a poof of smoke from your chimney...or a top hat." - Oprah.com
"It's a captivating yarn.... Macallister, like the Amazing Arden, mesmerizes her audience. No sleight of hand is necessary. An ambitious heroine and a …More
Living Courageously: You Can Face Anything, Just Do It Afraid
2014-09 - Faithwords
9781455517480 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: Very positive as always. A big fan of her and all of her teachings.
You Can't Make This Up: Miracles, Memories, and the Perfect Marriage of Sports and Television
Author Wertheim, L. Jon
2014-11 - William Morrow & Company
9780062314963 Check Our Catalog
One of America's most respected sportscasters--and the play-by-play voice of NBC's Sunday Night Football--gives us a behind-the-curtain look at some of the most thrilling games and fascinating figures in modern sports.
No sportscaster has covered more major sporting events than Al Michaels. During the course of his forty-plus-year career, he has logged more hours on live primetime network …More
2008-11 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307264237 Check Our Catalog
ALA Notable Books (2010)
A Mercy is a powerful tragedy distilled into a jewel of a masterpiece by the Nobel Prize-winning author of Beloved and is almost like a prelude to that story, set two centuries earlier.
HPL patron: This is the first Toni Morrison book I have read. While I listened to this through the audio book program of Overdrive, I enjoyed the …More
The Slave Ship: A Human History
2007-10 - Viking Books
9780670018239 Check Our Catalog
George Washington Book Prize (2008)
Much is known of the American slave trade, but little of the ships that made it all possible. Award-winning historian Rediker draws on 30 years of research in maritime archives to create an unprecedented history of these vessels and the human drama acted out on their rolling decks.
HPL patron: An interesting book-but also a sad book of tragedy and …More
2010-09 - Scribner Book Company
9781439148518 Check Our Catalog
Temptation in a Kilt
Roberts, Victoria Taylor
2012-09 - Sourcebooks Casablanca
9781402270062 Check Our Catalog
2015-04 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399168796 Check Our Catalog
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
2011-05 - HarperTorch
9780062021908 Check Our Catalog
Sometimes a past comes back to kill . . .
Two armed men enter the police station in tiny Heartsdale, Georgia, and open fire. When the shooting stops, an officer is dead, Police Chief Jeffrey Tolliver is seriously wounded, and the survivors--including a class of grade-school children and medical examiner Sara Linton--are held hostage. In a tense standoff that could erupt at any moment …More
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
2012-03 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307592736 Check Our Catalog
Discover Great New Writers (2012), Indies Choice Book Awards (2013), Midwest Booksellers' Choice Award (2012), Oregon Book Awards (2013), Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award (2013)
A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again.
Stringer, Vickie M.
2009-06 - Atria Books
9781416563594 Check Our Catalog
2007-12 - BBC Books
9781846073496 Check Our Catalog
Yu-GI-Oh! (3-In-1 Edition), Vol. 1: Includes Vols. 1, 2 & 3
2015-02 - Viz Media
9781421579245 Check Our Catalog
Let the games begin Meet Seto Kaiba, master of the …More
The Haunting of America: Ghosts & Legends of America's Haunted Past
2001-09 - Whitechapel Productions
9781892523174 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: The most interesting story was the Dudley Town how everyone was cursed because of the Dudley Family. This book has legends that make you wanna jump out of your skin such as the Phelp House in Mass. This book was an interesting read.
Among the Mansions of Eden: Tales of Love, Lust, and Land in Beverly Hills
2003-03 - William Morrow & Company
9780060198176 Check Our Catalog
There is no place more synonymous with glamour and ostentatious displays of wealth than Beverly Hills. In "Among the Mansions of Eden, " a veteran journalist explores this wild, fascinating community that has become part of America's mythology. 16-page photo insert.
HPL patron: It takes you behind the gates of the rich and famous. Interesting book.
Amber and Blood
2008-05 - Wizards of the Coast
9780786950010 Check Our Catalog