Wednesday, July 1, 2015

New Books at HPL


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.



No One Like You
No One Like You
By Angell, Kate
2015-04 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758291301 Check Our Catalog
No One Expects a Curveball
For Rylan Cates, the gloriously sunny beachside town of Barefoot William may be home, but the pro baseball player needs to focus on spring training. Hiring a personal assistant to keep him and his four dogs organized for the next eight weeks is the first step--and Beth Avery is the perfect pinch hitter.
Beth is still looking for her place in the world, and a
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Robert B. Parker's Kickback
Robert B. Parker's Kickback
By Atkins, Ace
2015-05 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399170843 Check Our Catalog
P.I. Spenser, knight-errant of the Back Bay, returns in this stellar addition to the iconic "New York Times" bestselling series from author Ace Atkins.
What started out as a joke landed seventeen-year-old Dillon Yates in a lockdown juvenile facility in Boston Harbor. When he set up a prank Twitter account for his vice principal, he never dreamed he could be brought up on criminal charges, but
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Saint Mazie
Saint Mazie
By Attenberg, Jami
2015-06 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455599899 Check Our Catalog
Meet Mazie Phillips: big-hearted and bawdy, she's the truth-telling proprietress of The Venice, the famed New York City movie theater. It's the Jazz Age, with romance and booze aplenty--even when Prohibition kicks in--and Mazie never turns down a night on the town. But her high spirits mask a childhood rooted in poverty, and her diary, always close at hand, holds her dearest secrets.
When the
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The Water Knife
The Water Knife
By Bacigalupi, Paolo
2015-05 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780385352871 Check Our Catalog
WATER IS POWER
Paolo Bacigalupi, "New York Times" best-selling author of "The Windup Girl" and National Book Award finalist, delivers a near-future thriller that casts new light on how we live today and what may be in store for us tomorrow.
The American Southwest has been decimated by drought. Nevada and Arizona skirmish over dwindling shares of the Colorado River, while California
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Summerlong
Summerlong
By Bakopoulos, Dean
2015-06 - Ecco Press
9780062321169 Check Our Catalog

The author of Please Don't Come Back from the Moon and My American Unhappiness delivers his breakout novel: a deft and hilarious exploration of the simmering tensions beneath the surface of a contented marriage that explode in the bedrooms and backyards of a small town over the course of a long, hot summer
In the sweltering heat of one summer in a small Midwestern town, Claire and Don Lowry …More


The Scarlet Gospels
The Scarlet Gospels
By Barker, Clive
2015-05 - St. Martin's Press
9781250055804 Check Our Catalog

"The Scarlet Gospels" takes readers back many years to the early days of two of Barker's most iconic characters in a battle of good and evil as old as time: The long-beleaguered detective Harry D'Amour, investigator of all supernatural, magical, and malevolent crimes faces off against his formidable, and intensely evil rival, Pinhead, the priest of hell. Barker devotees have been waiting for …More


The Truth According to Us
The Truth According to Us
By Barrows, Annie
2015-06 - Dial Press
9780385342940 Check Our Catalog
From the co-author of "The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society "comes a wise, witty, and exuberant novel, perfect for fans of Lee Smith, that illuminates the power of loyalty and forgiveness, memory and truth, and the courage it takes to do what s right.
Annie Barrows once again evokes the charm and eccentricity of a small town filled with extraordinary characters. Her new novel,
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Almost Famous Women: Stories
Almost Famous Women: Stories
By Mayhew Bergman, Megan
2015-07 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410479570 Check Our Catalog
From the acclaimed author of "Birds of a Lesser Paradise," a dazzling new collection that explores the lives of unforgettable women in history.
The fascinating characters in Megan Mayhew Bergman's new stories are defined by their creative impulses, fierce independence, and sometimes reckless decisions. In "The Siege at Whale Cay," cross-dressing Standard Oil heiress Joe Carstairs seduces
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In the Unlikely Event
In the Unlikely Event
By Blume, Judy
2015-06 - Knopf Publishing Group
9781101875049 Check Our Catalog

In her highly anticipated new novel, Judy Blume, the "New York Times" # 1 best-selling author of "Summer Sisters" and of young adult classics such as "Are You There God? It s Me, Margaret, " creates a richly textured and moving story of three generations of families, friends and strangers, whose lives are profoundly changed by unexpected events.
In 1987, Miri Ammerman returns to her
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Orient
Orient
By Bollen, Christopher
2015-05 - Harper
9780062329950 Check Our Catalog

As summer draws to a close, a Small Long Island town is plagued by a series of mysterious deaths and one young man, a loner taken in by a local, tries to piece together the crimes before his own time runs out.
Orient is an isolated hamlet on the North Fork of Long Island a quiet, historic village that swells each summer with vacationers, Manhattan escapees, and wealthy young artists from the …More


Bitter Creek
Bitter Creek
By Bowen, Peter
2015-04 - Open Road Media Mystery & Thri
9781497676589 Check Our Catalog
In the latest installment of Peter Bowen s acclaimed mystery series, Gabriel Du Pre investigates a century-old crimeLieutenant John Patchen has come to Montana to persuade Chappie Plaquemines, his former gunnery sergeant in Iraq and the son of Gabriel Du Pre s girlfriend, to accept the Navy Cross. First, however, Du Pre and Patchen must find the wounded marine, who was last seen drinking heavily …More


Tail Gait: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
Tail Gait: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
By Brown, Rita Mae
2015-05 - Bantam
9780553392364 Check Our Catalog
There s nothing like a tail well told. Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-author Sneaky Pie Brown return with an all-new mystery featuring Mary Minor Harry Haristeen, crime-solving cats Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, and ever-faithful Tee Tucker the corgi.
TAIL GAIT
Spring has sprung in Crozet, Virginia a time for old friends to gather and bid farewell to the doldrums of winter. Harry and her
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Killing Monica
Killing Monica
By Bushnell, Candace
2015-06 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446557900 Check Our Catalog
This is the book fans of Candace Bushnell have been waiting for. From the author of "Sex and the City," "Lipstick Jungle," and "The Carrie Diaries" comes an addictive story about fame, love, and foolishness that will keep readers enthralled to the very last enticing scene.

Pandy "PJ" Wallis is a renowned writer whose novels about a young woman making her way in Manhattan have spawned a
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Ming Tea Murder
Ming Tea Murder
By Childs, Laura
2015-05 - Berkley Books
9780425281642 Check Our Catalog
It s scones and scandal for Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning in the latest from the" New York Times "bestselling author of "Steeped in Evil"
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
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Pinnacle Event
Pinnacle Event
By Clarke, Richard A.
2015-05 - Thomas Dunne Books
9781250047984 Check Our Catalog

With the 2016 presidential election just weeks away, five simultaneous murders on three continents lead to an investigation revealing the recent black-market sale of five nuclear weapons. But who bought them? And what is their intended target?
Washington fears the bombs are timed to explode in major American cities before the election. They call on intelligence expert Ray Bowman to prevent …More


Piranha
Piranha
By Cussler, Clive
Author Morrison, Boyd
2015-06 - Wheeler Publishing Large Print
9781410477460 Check Our Catalog
Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the "Oregon "return in the extraordinary new novel in the #1 "New York Times" bestselling series by the grand master of adventure.
In 1902, the volcano Mt. Pelee erupts on the island of Martinique, wiping out an entire city of thirty thousand and sinking a ship carrying a German scientist on the verge of an astonishing breakthrough. More than a century later, Juan
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Piranha
Piranha
By Cussler, Clive
Author Morrison, Boyd
2015-05 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399167324 Check Our Catalog
Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the "Oregon "return in the extraordinary new novel in the #1 "New York Times" bestselling series by the grand master of adventure.
In 1902, the volcano Mt. Pelee erupts on the island of Martinique, wiping out an entire city of thirty thousand and sinking a ship carrying a German scientist on the verge of an astonishing breakthrough. More than a century later, Juan
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Eight Hundred Grapes
Eight Hundred Grapes
By Dave, Laura
2015-06 - Simon & Schuster
9781476789255 Check Our Catalog
A breakout novel from an author who "positively shines with wisdom and intelligence" (Jonathan Tropper, "This Is Where I leave You"). "Laura Dave writes with humor and insight about relationships in all their complexity, whether she's describing siblings or fiances or a couple long-married. "Eight Hundred Grapes" is a captivating story about the power of family, the limitations of love, and what …More


Blueprints
Blueprints
By Delinsky, Barbara
2015-06 - St. Martin's Press
9781250007049 Check Our Catalog

"Some women are born with an instinct for knowing how things work"
"-and what to do when they break."

Caroline MacAfee is a skilled carpenter, her daughter Jamie, a talented architect. Together they are the faces of "Gut It , "a home renovation series on local public television. Caroline takes pride in her work, and in the way she connects with the show's audience. But when she is told …More


Blueprints
Blueprints
By Delinsky, Barbara
2015-06 - Wheeler Publishing Large Print
9781410477231 Check Our Catalog

"Blueprints, "the new novel from bestselling author Barbara Delinsky, is the story of two strong women, Caroline MacAfee, a skilled carpenter, and her daughter Jamie, a talented architect. The day after her 56th birthday, Caroline is told the network wants Jamie to replace her as the host on "Gut It ," their family-based home construction TV show. The resulting rift couldn't come at a worse …More


Radiant Angel
Radiant Angel
By DeMille, Nelson
2015-05 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446580854 Check Our Catalog
""A soft breeze fluttered the white, blue, and red Russian flag in front of the U.N. mission. I remember when the Soviet hammer and sickle flew there. I kind of miss the Cold War. But I think it's back.""
RADIANT ANGEL
After a showdown with the notorious Yemeni terrorist known as The Panther, John Corey has left the Anti-Terrorist Task Force and returned home to New York City, taking a job
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Ever After
Ever After
By Deveraux, Jude
2015-06 - Ballantine Books
9780345541857 Check Our Catalog
"New York Times" bestselling author Jude Deveraux s eagerly awaited third novel in her blockbuster Nantucket Brides trilogy continues the spellbinding saga of the Montgomery-Taggerts, set on an island steeped in beauty and unforgettable romance.
Life is anything but perfect for Hallie Hartley, a young physical therapist who has given up nearly everything even her love life for her beautiful
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My Soul to Keep
My Soul to Keep
By Due, Tananarive
1997-06 - HarperCollins Publishers
9780060187422 Check Our Catalog
From the acclaimed author of "The Between" comes a novel of supernatural suspense. When Jessica marries David, he is everything she wants in a family man: brilliant, attentive, and ever youthful. When people close to Jessica begin to meet violent, mysterious deaths, David makes an unimaginable confession--he's an immortal. Harrowing and engrossing, "My Soul to Keep" follows a young woman as she …More


Remember Me This Way
Remember Me This Way
By Durrant, Sabine
2015-05 - Atria Books
9781476716329 Check Our Catalog
With an unforgettable cast of characters and exhilarating twists and turns, this brilliant psychological thriller from the author of "Under Your Skin" is sure to please fans of "Gone Girl."
"Everyone keeps telling me I have to move on. And so here I am, walking down the road where he died, trying to remember him the right way."
A year after her husband Zach's death, Lizzie goes to lay
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