Thursday, October 1, 2015

New Books at HPL





To see the full list of our new books download the Excel file for 2015 .  To see new books from other years try: 2014  2013 , 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, or 2006.
Mycroft Holmes
Mycroft Holmes
By Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
Author Waterhouse, Anna
2015-09 - Titan Books (UK)
9781783291533 Check Our Catalog
A new novel written by NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Fresh out of Cambridge University, the young Mycroft Holmes is already making a name for himself in government, working for the Secretary of State for War. Yet this most British of civil servants has strong ties to the faraway island of Trinidad, the birthplace of his best friend, Cyrus Douglas, a man of African descent, and
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The Darling Dahlias and the Eleven O'Clock Lady: Darling Dahlias
The Darling Dahlias and the Eleven O'Clock Lady: Darling Dahlias
By Albert, Susan Wittig
2015-09 - Berkley Books
9780425260623 Check Our Catalog
"New York Times" bestselling author Susan Wittig Albert transports readers to the summer of 1934, when a sensational murder shakes up the small Southern town of Darling, Alabama and pulls in the ladies of the Darling Dahlias garden club, who never let the grass grow under their feet when there's a mystery to solve

The eleven o clock lady has always been one of garden club president Liz
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Fate's Edge
Fate's Edge
By Andrews, Ilona
2011-11 - Ace Books
9780441020867 Check Our Catalog

Audrey Callahan left behind her life in the Edge, and she's determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But when her brother gets into hot water, the former thief takes on one last heist and finds herself matching wits with a jack of all trades...
Kaldar Mar-a gambler, lawyer, thief, and spy-expects his latest assignment tracking down a stolen item to be a piece of cake, until Audrey …More


Rock Chick Redemption
Rock Chick Redemption
By Ashley, Kristen
2010-11 - Createspace
9781453720691 Check Our Catalog
Roxie Logan is on the run from a bad boyfriend who just will not catch a hint that it is o-v-e-r. She's not in the mood for love at first sight. Unfortunately, her eyes fall on Hank Nightingale and she knows it's trouble from the get-go. Roxie tries to hold Hank at arm's length, but Hank wants to be a lot closer (as in, a lot a lot). Roxie's trouble catches up with her and Hank wants to help, but …More


The Heart Goes Last
The Heart Goes Last
By Atwood, Margaret
2015-09 - Nan A. Talese
9780385540353 Check Our Catalog
Margaret Atwood puts the human heart to the ultimate test in an utterly brilliant new novel that is as visionary as"The Handmaid's Tale"and as richly imagined as"The Blind Assassin."

Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of an economic and social collapse. Job loss has forced them to live in their car, leaving them vulnerable to roving gangs. They
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Ultima
Ultima
By Baxter, Stephen
2015-08 - Roc
9780451467720 Check Our Catalog
Hailed as one of the most inventive writers that science fiction has ever produced" (SF Site), Stephen Baxter builds on the massive success of "Proxima "with a career-defining novel of big ideas....

On the planet of Per Ardua, alien artifacts were discovered hatches that allowed humans to step across light-years of space as if they were stepping into another room. But this newfound
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A Judgment of Whispers: A Novel of Suspense
A Judgment of Whispers: A Novel of Suspense
By Bissell, Sallie
2015-09 - Midnight Ink
9780738743615 Check Our Catalog

Whispers abound at the ancient Spanish Oak. To those who know how to listen, it tells secrets of vanquished conquistadors, Cherokee witches, and the long-unsolved murder of ten-year-old Teresa Ewing. Whispers also thrive in the town of Hartsville--rumors that Teresa's killer still walks free.
While running for District Attorney, Mary Crow finds the whispers starting to swirl around her. Did …More


Ours to Love
Ours to Love
By Black, Shayla
2013-05 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425253397 Check Our Catalog
Xander spent years living it up as a billionaire playboy. His older brother, Javier, inherited the company and worked tirelessly to make it an empire. But while corporate espionage took its toll on Javier, nothing was as devastating as the seemingly senseless murder of his wife. It propelled him into a year of punishing rage and guilt, until Xander came to his rescue. …More


The Girl with the Deep Blue Eyes
The Girl with the Deep Blue Eyes
By Block, Lawrence
2015-09 - Hard Case Crime
9781783297504 Check Our Catalog

In the depthsof her blue eyes, he glimpsed...murder.

Cashed out from the NYPD after 24 years, Doak Miller operates as a private eye in steamy small-town Florida, doing jobs for the local police. Like posing as a hit man and wearing a wire to incriminate a local wife who's looking to get rid ofher husband. But when he sees the wife, when he looks into her deep blue eyes...

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Once Burned: A Jack McMorrow Mystery
Once Burned: A Jack McMorrow Mystery
By Boyle, Gerry
2015-05 - Islandport Press
9781939017604 Check Our Catalog

Life is briefly as it should be for Jack McMorrow: He and his wife Roxanne have retreated from the stress and danger of their day jobs to raise their daughter Sophie. But when development and arson threaten the nearby town of Sanctuary, and a crazy accident brings back mistakes from Roxanne's past, Jack's nose for crime leads him into a darker and deeply twisted tale. Something explosive is …More


The Harder They Come
The Harder They Come
By Boyle, T. Coraghessan
2015-03 - Ecco Press
9780062349378 Check Our Catalog

From New York Times bestselling author T.C. Boyle, a powerful, gripping novel that explores the roots of violence and anti-authoritarianism inherent In the American character
Set in contemporary Northern California, The Harder They Come explores the volatile connections between three damaged people an aging ex-Marine and Vietnam veteran, his psychologically unstable son, and the son's …More


Mrs Pargeter's Principle: A Cozy Mystery Featuring the Return of Mrs Pargeter
Mrs Pargeter's Principle: A Cozy Mystery Featuring the Return of Mrs Pargeter
By Brett, Simon
2015-08 - Creme de La Crime
9781780290744 Check Our Catalog
"A cozy featuring the return of Mrs Pargeter"

For Mrs Pargeter, it is a matter of principle that she should complete any of her late husband's unfinished business. Amongst the many bequests he made to her, perhaps the most valuable is his little black book, in which he listed all the people who ever worked for him, with details of their particular skill sets. This means that whenever
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The Bangkok Asset
The Bangkok Asset
By Burdett, John
2015-08 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307272683 Check Our Catalog
Sonchai Jitpleecheep the brash and beguiling Royal Thai Police Force detective who has been our guide through John Burdett's five previous acclaimed Bangkok novels is back. The former monk and devout Buddhist, forever battling to protect his karma from the assaults of morally compromising cases, is now faced with the most horrifying technological innovation to make its way to the streets of …More


The Girl with All the Gifts
The Girl with All the Gifts
By Carey, M. R.
2014-06 - Orbit
9780316278157 Check Our Catalog
NOT EVERY GIFT IS A BLESSING.

Melanie is a very special girl. Dr Caldwell calls her "our little genius."

Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into the wheelchair. She thinks they don't like her. She jokes that she won't bite, but they don't laugh.
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Wildest Dreams
Wildest Dreams
By Carr, Robyn
2015-08 - Mira Books
9780778317494 Check Our Catalog
www.robyncarr.com

With Thunder Point, #1 New York Times bestselling author Robyn Carr has created a town where hard work and determination are all it takes to make dreams come true

Blake Smiley searched the country for just the right place to call home. The professional triathlete has traveled the world, but Thunder Point has what he needs to put down the roots he's never
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Make Me: A Jack Reacher Novel
Make Me: A Jack Reacher Novel
By Child, Lee
2015-09 - Delacorte Press
9780804178778 Check Our Catalog
Stephen King calls Jack Reacher the coolest continuing series character and now he's back in this masterly new thriller from #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Lee Child.

" Why is this town called Mother's Rest? " That's all Reacher wants to know. But no one will tell him. It's a tiny place hidden in a thousand square miles of wheat fields, with a railroad stop, and sullen and
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Trust No One: A Thriller
Trust No One: A Thriller
By Cleave, Paul
2015-08 - Atria Books
9781476779171 Check Our Catalog


HPL patron: Most realistic, cleverist thriller I've read. Picture a mom with Alzheimer's; thinking her younger daughter is a whorish fiend out to do steal her husband. Only my dad's being in the home saved me from more than badly bruised arms. Look at this guy's stance on the back cover; he sure gets it right...have ordered Five Minutes Alone …More


The Royal We
The Royal We
By Cocks, Heather
Author Morgan, Jessica
2015-10 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410482808 Check Our Catalog
The "Washington Pos"t and "USA Today" Bestseller

""I might be Cinderella today, but I dread who they'll think I am tomorrow. I guess it depends on what I do next.""

American Rebecca Porter was never one for fairy tales. Her twin sister, Lacey, has always been the romantic who fantasized about glamour and royalty, fame and fortune. Yet it's Bex who seeks adventure at Oxford
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Robert B. Parker's the Devil Wins
Robert B. Parker's the Devil Wins
By Coleman, Reed Farrel
2015-09 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399169465 Check Our Catalog

A Nor easter blows into Paradise and churns up the past in the stunning new addition to Robert B. Parker's "New York Times" bestselling series featuring Police Chief Jesse Stone.

In the wake of a huge storm, three bodies are discovered in the rubble of an abandoned factory building in an industrial part of Paradise known as The Swap. One body, a man s, wrapped in a blue tarp, is
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Robert B. Parker's the Devil Wins
Robert B. Parker's the Devil Wins
By Coleman, Reed Farrel
2015-09 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410480279 Check Our Catalog

A Nor'easter blows into Paradise and churns up the past--in the stunning new addition to Robert B. Parker's "New York Times"-bestselling series featuring Police Chief Jesse Stone.

In the wake of a huge storm, three bodies are discovered in the rubble of an abandoned factory building in an industrial part of Paradise known as The Swap. One body, a man's, wrapped in a blue tarp, is
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Robert B. Parker's the Devil Wins
Robert B. Parker's the Devil Wins
By Coleman, Reed Farrel
2015-09 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410480279 Check Our Catalog

A Nor'easter blows into Paradise and churns up the past--in the stunning new addition to Robert B. Parker's "New York Times"-bestselling series featuring Police Chief Jesse Stone.

In the wake of a huge storm, three bodies are discovered in the rubble of an abandoned factory building in an industrial part of Paradise known as The Swap. One body, a man's, wrapped in a blue tarp, is
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The End Game: Brit in the FBI
The End Game: Brit in the FBI
By Coulter, Catherine
Author Ellison, J. T.
2015-09 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399173806 Check Our Catalog

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Catherine Coulter, the explosive new addition to the remarkable thriller series featuring Nicholas Drummond and Mike Caine.

FBI agent Nicholas Drummond and his partner, Mike Caine, are deep into an investigation of COE Celebrants of the Earth a violent group known for widespread bombings of power grids and oil refineries across the country.
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Cream
Cream
By Baker, T. N.
Author Santiago, Danielle
Author Whitaker, Tu-Shonda L.
2005-09 - Triple Crown Publications
9780976789413 Check Our Catalog
Essence Best Selling Authors T.N. Baker, Tu-Shonda Whitaker and Danielle Santiago unite to create a feisty yet Sheisty triple threat novella of love, drama and passion. Cream takes you through the life and times of Wassuan, Bruh and Lovi as they deal with the trials and tribulations of life. …More


The Solomon Curse
The Solomon Curse
By Cussler, Clive
Author Blake, Russell
2015-09 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399174322 Check Our Catalog
The outstanding new Fargo adventure from the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author.
There are many rumors about the bay off Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands. Some say it was the site of the lost empire of the Solomon king and that great treasure lies beneath the waters. Others say terrible things happened here, atrocities and disappearances at the hands of cannibal giants, and those who …More