Duck the Halls
2013-10 - Minotaur Books
9781250028778 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: A Meg Langslow Christmas Story. Pranksters are busy in Caerphilly. Many houses of worship are pranked with various things, including skunks, green boas, and ducks. Can Meg, her mother, and extended family find out the truth before the holidays arrive?
Andrews, Mary Kay
2012-05 - Griffin
9780312642709 Check Our Catalog
From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Fixer Upper" comes a novel filled with her trademark warmth and humor--the story of four women, a month at the beach, and the healing power of friendship and second chances.
HPL patron: I loved it! Great story about friendship.
Go Ask Alice
2005-12 - Simon Pulse
9781416914631 Check Our Catalog
In the 35 years since its original publication, this acclaimed, bestselling diary-format account of a teenage girl's harrowing descent into the nightmarish world of drugs has left an indelible mark on generations of teens readers. This special anniversary edition includes a readers' group guide. Original.
HPL patron: Reread from younger days...but young …More
A God in Ruins
2015-05 - Little Brown and Company
9780316176538 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: Kate Atkinson's 10th book A God in Ruins is her best work by far. The characters are well developed. The historical perspective is clear and meaningful and provided an understanding of world events related to WWII. I highly recommned this book to anyone looking for an engaging summer read.
The Paleo Approach Cookbook: A Detailed Guide to Heal Your Body and Nourish Your Soul
Foreword by Wahls, Terry
Foreword by Wahls MD, Terry
2014-08 - Victory Belt Publishing
9781628600087 Check Our Catalog
An estimated 50 million Americans suffer from some …More
Just the Way You Are
2015-01 - Zebra Books
9781420135589 Check Our Catalog
Mary Beth Caine has always been the good girl in her small Mississippi town. But when a big, protective, shamelessly sexy stranger offers to console her on the night of her disastrous engagement party, Mary Beth lets him--only to discover that Parr Weston also happens …More
The Paris Architect
2013-10 - Sourcebooks Landmark
9781402284311 Check Our Catalog
A thrilling debut novel of World War II Paris, from an author who's been called "an up and coming Ken Follett." (Booklist)
HPL patron: This historical fiction takes place during WWII in Nazi Occupied France. The namesake designs brilliant undetectable hiding places for Jews. He is self centered and unsympathetic at the beginning but has a total change of …More
Billy Boyle: A World War II Mystery
Benn, James R.
2007-09 - Soho Press
9781569474761 Check Our Catalog
"This book has got it all-an instant classic."-Lee Child, author of The Hard Way
"A tale as tight as a drum. Doesn't get any better than this."-Mary-Ann Tirone Smith, author of the Poppy Rice mysteries
"It is a pleasure marching off to war with spirited Billy Boyle. He is a charmer, richly imagined and vividly rendered. And he tells a finely suspenseful yarn."-Dan Fesperman, author of The …More
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story
1999-07 - Vintage Books USA
9780679751526 Check Our Catalog
Lambda Literary Awards (1994)
Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and shaded squares. John Berendt's sharply observed, suspenseful, and witty narrative reads like a thoroughly engrossing novel, and yet it is a …More
2008-01 - Thorndike Press
9781410403100 Check Our Catalog
Waistcoats & Weaponry
2014-11 - Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
9780316190275 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: Set some 20 years before the author's Parasol Protectorate series, the third novel of The Finishing School books finds Sophronia and her friends up to their petticoats in trouble. The decisions made are carried on into the futre of these steampunk novels. All are very good books.
Cast, P. C.
Author Cast, Kristin
2011-01 - Griffin
9780312650247 Check Our Catalog
At the start of "Awakened," the pulse-pounding eighth installment of the bestselling House of Night series, Zoey has returned, mostly whole, from the Otherworld to her rightful place as High Priestess at the House of Night. Her friends are just glad to have her back, but after losing her human consort, Heath, will Zoey--or her relationship with her super-hot Warrior, Stark--ever be the same? …More
Ming Tea Murder
2015-05 - Berkley Books
9780425281642 Check Our Catalog
Normally Theodosia wouldn t attend a black tie affair for all the tea in China. But she can hardly say no to her hunky, handsome boyfriend, Max, who directs public relations for the Gibbes Museum in Charleston. Max has organized an amazing gala …More
2012-03 - William Morrow & Company
9780062074102 Check Our Catalog
Hercule Poirot's Christmas
2011-10 - Harper Paperbacks
9780062074010 Check Our Catalog
The Last Headbangers: NFL Football in the Rowdy, Reckless '70s--The Era That Created Modern Sports
2012-09 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393080162 Check Our Catalog
The inside story of the most colorful decade in NFL history pro football's raging, hormonal, hairy, druggy, immortal adolescence.
HPL patron: A good book for football fans.
Cosby, Diana J.
2010-11 - Zebra Books
9781420109917 Check Our Catalog
The Alpine Pursuit
2005-03 - Fawcett Books
9780345447920 Check Our Catalog
Summer Cocktails: Margaritas, Mint Juleps, Punches, Party Snacks, and More
Sacasa, Maria Del Mar
Author Sacasa, Maraia Del Mar
Photographer Striano, Tara
2015-04 - Quirk Books
9781594747854 Check Our Catalog
2015-03 - Severn House Publishers
9780727884558 Check Our Catalog
The Firebird's Feather
2014-12 - Severn House Publishers
9780727884268 Check Our Catalog
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 …More
One for the Money
2003-04 - St. Martin's Press
9780312990459 Check Our Catalog
ONE FOR THE MONEY
A Stephanie Plum Novel
"Comes roaring in like a blast of very fresh air...Goes down like a tall, cool, drink."
-"The Washington Post"
READ THE DYNAMITE BLOCKBUSTER THAT STARTED IT ALL!
"Snappily written, fast paced and witty."
ONE FINE MESS
Welcome to Trenton, New Jersey, home to …More
Author Sutton, Phoef
2015-06 - Bantam
9780553392715 Check Our Catalog
Murdered and mummified nearly a century ago, notorious bootlegger Collier Peg Leg Dazzle discovered and re-hid a famous pirate s treasure somewhere along the coast of New England. A vast collection of gold and silver coins and …More
The Storm Murders
2015-05 - Minotaur Books
9781250057686 Check Our Catalog
"City of Ice," John Farrow's first book in his acclaimed Emile Cinq-Mars series, which has been hailed by "Booklist" as "one of the best series in crime fiction," has been published in over 17 countries. Now with "The Storm Murders, " the series continues.
On the day after a massive blizzard, two policemen are called to an isolated farm house sitting all by itself in the middle of a pristine …More