Thursday, July 16, 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.



Luckiest Girl Alive
Luckiest Girl Alive
By Knoll, Jessica
2015-05 - Simon & Schuster
9781476789637 Check Our Catalog
***AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER***
Fans of "Gone Girl" and "The Girl on the Train" will thrill at "the perfect page-turner to start your summer" ("People," Book of the Week): "Luckiest Girl Alive"--described by Reese Witherspoon as "one of those reads you just can't put down "
""Loved Gone Girl"? We promise "Luckiest Girl Alive" is] just as addictive."
--"Good
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You Should Have Known
You Should Have Known
By Korelitz, Jean Hanff
2014-03 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455599493 Check Our Catalog
A new novel by the author of Admission (a motion picture starring Tina Fey and Paul Rudd) ... this time about marriage. …More


China Rich Girlfriend
China Rich Girlfriend
By Kwan, Kevin
2015-06 - Doubleday Books
9780385539081 Check Our Catalog
Kevin Kwan, bestselling author of"Crazy Rich Asians," is back with a wickedly funny new novel of social climbing, secret e-mails, art-world scandal, lovesick billionaires, and the outrageous story of what happens when Rachel Chu, engaged to marry Asia's most eligible bachelor, discovers her birthfather.
On the eve of her wedding to Nicholas Young, heir to one of the greatest fortunes in Asia,
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Charlie Martz and Other Stories: The Unpublished Stories
Charlie Martz and Other Stories: The Unpublished Stories
By Leonard, Elmore
2015-06 - William Morrow & Company
9780062364920 Check Our Catalog

A highly entertaining collection of never-before-seen stories and several previously published pieces from the bestselling master of crime fiction Elmore Leonard
Over his long and illustrious career, Elmore Leonard was recognized as one of the greatest crime writers of all time, the author of dozens of bestselling books many adapted for the big screen as well as a master of short fiction. A …More


The Fall
The Fall
By Lescroart, John
2015-05 - Atria Books
9781476709215 Check Our Catalog
From "New York Times" bestselling author John Lescroart, a riveting new novel of legal suspense featuring Dismas Hardy and his daughter, Rebecca, now grown up and an associate in Hardy's law firm.
Late one night, a teenage African American foster child named Tanya Morgan plummets to her death from the overpass above San Francisco's Stockton tunnel. But did she fall...or was she pushed? …More


The Gracekeepers
The Gracekeepers
By Logan, Kirsty
2015-05 - Crown Publishing Group (NY)
9780553446616 Check Our Catalog
For readers of "The Night Circus" and "Station Eleven," a lyrical and absorbing debut set in a world covered by water
As a Gracekeeper, Callanish administers shoreside burials, laying the dead to their final resting place deep in the depths of the ocean. Alone on her island, she has exiled herself to a life of tending watery graves as penance for a long-ago mistake that still haunts her.
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The Missing and the Dead (Logan McRae, Book 9)
The Missing and the Dead (Logan McRae, Book 9)
By MacBride, Stuart
2015-06 - HarperCollins
9780007494606 Check Our Catalog

The new Logan McRae novel from the No. 1 bestselling author of CLOSE TO THE BONE and A SONG FOR THE DYING.
One mistake can cost you everything
When you catch a twisted killer there should be a reward, right? What Acting Detective Inspector Logan McRae gets instead is a development opportunity out in the depths of rural Aberdeenshire. Welcome to divisional policing catching drug dealers, …More


The President's Shadow
The President's Shadow
By Meltzer, Brad
2015-06 - Grand Central Publishing
9780446553933 Check Our Catalog
"A severed arm, found buried in the White House Rose Garden."
"A lethal message with terrible consequences for the Presidency.""And a hidden secret in one family's past that will have repercussions for the entire nation."
Following "The Inner Circle" and "The Fifth Assassin," #1 bestselling author Brad Meltzer returns with . . .
THE PRESIDENT'S SHADOW
There are stories no one knows.
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Dinner with Buddha
Dinner with Buddha
By Merullo, Roland
2015-06 - Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
9781565129283 Check Our Catalog
If life is a journey--with detours, paths from which to choose, and myriad roadblocks to overcome--then Otto Ringling is most certainly on the journey of a lifetime. The first fifty or so years of Otto's journey were pretty good. He felt he had it all until one day he didn t. Looking for answers, he calls on his enlightened brother-in-law, Volya Rinpoche, a wise man with Russian roots, a Tibetan …More


The Distant Hours
The Distant Hours
By Morton, Kate
2010-11 - Atria Books
9781439152782 Check Our Catalog
The bestselling author of "The House At Riverton" and "The Forgotten Garden" offers another unforgettable tale weaving together history and mystery. …More


The Body in the Birches: A Faith Fairchild Mystery
The Body in the Birches: A Faith Fairchild Mystery
By Page, Katherine Hall
2015-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780062310828 Check Our Catalog

Real estate can be murder especially when it's all in the family
This Fourth of July is one of the hottest on record, and even the breeze off Penobscot Bay can't cool things down for Faith Fairchild and the rest of the folks on Sanpere Island. But the fireworks are just beginning. After the celebrations are over, Faith discovers a body in the woods near The Birches, an early twentieth-century …More


The Stalker Chronicles
The 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


The Midwife's Tale
The Midwife's Tale
By Parr, Delia
2015-06 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764217333 Check Our Catalog
Martha Cade comes from a long line of midwives who have served the families of Trinity, Pennsylvania, for generations. A widow with two grown children, she's hopeful that her daughter will follow in her footsteps, but when Victoria runs off, Martha's world is shattered.
Worse, a new doctor has arrived in town, threatening her job, and she can't remember a time when her faith has been tested
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Truth or Die
Truth or Die
By Patterson, James
Author Roughan, Howard
2015-06 - Little Brown and Company
9780316407014 Check Our Catalog
The truth will set you free-if it doesn't kill you first.
After a serious professional stumble, attorney Trevor Mann may have finally hit his stride. He's found happiness with his girlfriend Claire Parker, a beautiful, ambitious journalist always on the hunt for a scoop. But when Claire's newest story leads to a violent confrontation, Trevor's newly peaceful life is shattered as he tries to
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Truth or Die
Truth or Die
By Patterson, James
Author Roughan, Howard
2015-06 - Little Brown and Company
9780316407014 Check Our Catalog
The truth will set you free-if it doesn't kill you first.
After a serious professional stumble, attorney Trevor Mann may have finally hit his stride. He's found happiness with his girlfriend Claire Parker, a beautiful, ambitious journalist always on the hunt for a scoop. But when Claire's newest story leads to a violent confrontation, Trevor's newly peaceful life is shattered as he tries to
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The Available Wife
The Available Wife
By Pennington, Carla
2011-01 - Life Changing Books
9781934230176 Check Our Catalog
Niquole Wright seems to have it all; a loyal and devoted husband, two children and a rising record label that she dedicates more time to than her family. Everything is perfect except for one thing...her husband Germaine. She has run her course with him and he needs to be replaced. When the handsome and seductive Kingston enters her life, he becomes the perfect substitute. Clueless to his wife's …More


The Long Utopia
The Long Utopia
By Pratchett, Terence David John
Author Baxter, Stephen
Author Pratchett, Terry
2015-06 - Harper
9780062297334 Check Our Catalog

It is the middle of the twenty-first century.
After the cataclysmic upheavals of Step Day and the Yellowstone eruption, humanity is spreading farther into the Long Earth. Society, on a battered Datum Earth and beyond, continues to evolve.
And new challenges emerge.
Now an elderly and cantankerous AI, Lobsang is living with Agnes in an exotic, far-distant world. He's determined to lead a …More


Renovation
Renovation
By Robins, Lane
2015-05 - Blind Eye Books
9781935560364 Check Our Catalog
JK Lassiter moved to Dallas for a chance at a normal life. But normal is a hard thing to come by when he's at the mercy of the rogue psychic power that robbed him of a decade of friendships and joy. At twenty-eight he s finally making up for those lost years. He s landed a job renovating a long-neglected house. He s met eccentric neighbours, made new friends, and after sexy man-next-door, Nick …More


The Ultimate Betrayal
The Ultimate Betrayal
By Roby, Kimberla Lawson
2015-06 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455559565 Check Our Catalog
It's been four years since twenty-eight-year old Alicia Black, daughter of Reverend Curtis Black, divorced her second husband, the most womanizing and corrupt man she has ever known. Since then, Alicia has been dating her first husband, Phillip Sullivan, a wonderfully kind and true man of God whom she'd hurt terribly by cheating on him. Alicia has worked hard to prove herself worthy of his trust …More


Allure of the Game
Allure of the Game
By Santiago, Danielle
2011-05 - Atria Books
9780743277624 Check Our Catalog

Santiago delivers a sexy, action-packed adventure about two sisters whose lives are changed forever as their fate is determined on the mean streets of Harlem.
HPL patron: It was an ok book.
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Unbecoming
Unbecoming
By Scherm, Rebecca
2015-07 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410479907 Check Our Catalog
"Startlingly inventive." --"The New York Times Book Review"
A major debut novel of psychological suspense about a daring art heist, a cat-and-mouse waiting game, and a small-town girl's mesmerizing transformation
On the grubby outskirts of Paris, Grace restores bric-a-brac, mends teapots, re-sets gems. She calls herself Julie, says she's from California, and slips back to a rented room at
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Country
Country
By Steel, Danielle
2015-06 - Delacorte Press
9780345531001 Check Our Catalog
"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER
In this rich, involving novel fromDanielle Steel, a woman s life catapults from the old to the new, as she learns to seize the moment.
COUNTRY
Stephanie Adams is a devoted stay-at-home mother, married to a successful lawyer in northern California, in a dead marriage she s stayed in for years for the sake of her children. Then, on a ski trip in Squaw
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Country
Country
By Steel, Danielle
2015-06 - Random House Large Print Publishing
9780804194631 Check Our Catalog
"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER
In this rich, involving novel fromDanielle Steel, a woman s life catapults from the old to the new, as she learns to seize the moment.
COUNTRY
Stephanie Adams is a devoted stay-at-home mother, married to a successful lawyer in northern California, in a dead marriage she s stayed in for years for the sake of her children. Then, on a ski trip in Squaw
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England and Other Stories
England and Other Stories
By Swift, Graham
2015-05 - Knopf Publishing Group
9781101874189 Check Our Catalog
From the Booker Prize winning author of "Last Orders "and" Wish You Were Here, " his first new book of short fiction in nearly thirty years: beautifully crafted, piercingly observant stories that unite into a richly peopled vision of a country that is both a crucible of history and a maze of contemporary confusions.
Meet Dr. Shah who has never been to India, and Mrs. Kaminski, on her way to
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