Wednesday, December 2, 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.
Doctor Who: City of Death
Doctor Who: City of Death
By Adams, Douglas
Author Goss, James
2015-10 - Ace Books
9780425283905 Check Our Catalog

"Based on the beloved "Doctor Who" episode of the same name by Douglas Adams, the hilarious and brilliant author of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy," comes "City of Death" "

" A nasty, savage race, the universe was glad to see the back of them "

"4 billion BCE" The Jagaroth, the most powerful, vicious, and visually unappealing race in the universe disappears from
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The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto
The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto
By Albom, Mitch
2015-11 - Harper
9780062294418 Check Our Catalog

Mitch Albom creates his most unforgettable character Frankie Presto, the greatest guitarist ever to walk the earth in this magical novel about the power of talent to change our lives.
In Mitch Albom's epic new novel, the voice of Music narrates the tale of its most beloved disciple, Frankie Presto, a Spanish war orphan raised by a blind music teacher. At nine years old, Frankie is sent to …More


The Japanese Lover
The Japanese Lover
By Allende, Isabel
2015-11 - Atria Books
9781501116971 Check Our Catalog
From "New York Times" and internationally bestselling author Isabel Allende, an exquisitely crafted love story and multigenerational epic that sweeps from San Francisco in the present-day to Poland and the United States during the Second World War.

In 1939, as Poland falls under the shadow of the Nazis, young Alma Belasco's parents send her away to live in safety with an aunt and uncle
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Around the Way Girls 6
Around the Way Girls 6
By Camm, Meisha
Author Anthony, Mark
Author Ali, Rahsaan
2012-03 - Urban Books
9781601624888 Check Our Catalog
Following in the successful footsteps of its predecessors, "Around the Way Girls 6" features three popular Urban Books authors--Meisha Camm, Mark Anthony, and Rahsaan Ali--presenting their versions of the tough, street-smart girls that everyone loves. …More


Sidney Sheldon's Reckless: A Tracy Whitney Novel
Sidney Sheldon's Reckless: A Tracy Whitney Novel
By Sheldon, Sidney
Author Bagshawe, Tilly
2015-11 - William Morrow & Company
9780062304056 Check Our Catalog

#1 New York Times bestselling author Sidney Sheldon's most popular and enduring heroine Tracy Whitney of If Tomorrow Comes and Sidney Sheldon's Chasing Tomorrow finds herself caught in a nefarious and far-reaching scheme involving international terrorism and corruption in this compelling thriller packed with heart-stopping twists and breathtaking action
Once upon a time, Tracy Whitney was one …More


The Guilty
The Guilty
By Baldacci, David
2015-11 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455586424 Check Our Catalog
Will Robie is the government's most professional, disciplined, and lethal assassin. He infiltrates the most hostile countries in the world, defeats our enemies' advanced security measures, and eliminates threats before they ever reach our shores.

But now, his skills have left him. Sent overseas on a critical assignment, he fails, unable to pull the trigger. Absent his talents, Robie is
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The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories
The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories
By Penzler, Otto
2015-10 - Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
9781101872611 Check Our Catalog
The biggest collection of Sherlock Holmes stories ever assembled

Arguably no other character in history has been so enduringly popular as Sherlock Holmes.Ever since his first appearance, in Arthur Conan Doyle's 1887 novella "A Study in Scarlet," readers have loved reading about him almost as much as writers have loved writing about him.

Here, Otto Penzler collects
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Away in a Manger
Away in a Manger
By Bowen, Rhys
2015-11 - Minotaur Books
9781250052032 Check Our Catalog

It''s Christmastime in 1905 New York City, and for once, Molly Murphy Sullivan is looking forward to the approaching holidays. She has a family of her own now: she and Daniel have a baby son and twelve-year-old Bridie is living with them as their ward. As Molly and the children listen to carolers in the street, they hear a lovely voice, the voice of an angel, and see a beggar girl huddled in a …More


Hood Misfits, Volume 1
Hood Misfits, Volume 1
By Brick & Storm
2014-08 - Urban Books
9781601626257 Check Our Catalog
Sixteen-year-old Diamond "Ray-Ray" Jenkins has it made in the shade, until one wrong move by her parents turns their lives upside down. Their secret of taking from the wrong Street King in the Trap, Damien Orlando, has now put her in peril. Their deaths signal an end to Diamond's semi-perfect life, putting her in the hands of evil. Her only salvation is to learn the game, and to put her trust in a …More


Up Against the Night
Up Against the Night
By Cartwright, Justin
2015-11 - Bloomsbury USA
9781632860187 Check Our Catalog

Frank McAllister has long since dropped "Retief" as his middle name, but the legacy of his family's history proves harder to shake. His ancestor Piet Retief, leader of the South African Great Trek, was killed by Zulu king Dingane in the 1838 massacre, along with a hundred men, women, and children. Afrikaner legend paints Retief as a homegrown Moses, bringing his people to the Promised Land. But …More


Make Me: A Jack Reacher Novel
Make Me: A Jack Reacher Novel
By Child, Lee
2015-09 - Delacorte Press
9780804178778 Check Our Catalog
#1 "NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER Stephen King calls Jack Reacher the coolest continuing series character and now he's back in this masterly new thriller from 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 watchful
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Around the Way Girls 7
Around the Way Girls 7
By Chunichi
Author Williams, Karen P.
Author B. L. U. N. T.
2014-04 - Urban Books
9781601626158 Check Our Catalog
There's a saying that if you're from my part of town, you're from around the way.

Following in the footsteps of its successful predecessors, Around the Way Girls 7 showcases three popular Urban Books authors and their versions of some very tough, street-smart girls.

Nina and Mouse are a couple just trying to survive the hater nation. Only problem is Nina's a little paranoid
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All Dressed in White
All Dressed in White
By Clark, Mary Higgins
Author Burke, Alafair
2015-11 - Simon & Schuster
9781501108556 Check Our Catalog
The second thrilling novel in the "New York Times" bestselling Under Suspicion series following "The Cinderella Murder," featuring intrepid television producer Laurie Moran as she investigates the case of a missing bride.

Five years ago Amanda Pierce was excitedly preparing to marry her college sweetheart in a lavish ceremony at The Grand Victoria Hotel in Palm Beach. Then, with their
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The Crossing
The Crossing
By Connelly, Michael
2015-11 - Little Brown and Company
9780316225885 Check Our Catalog
Harry Bosch crosses the line to team up with Lincoln Lawyer Mickey Haller in the new thriller from #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Michael Connelly.

Detective Harry Bosch has retired from the LAPD, but his half-brother, defense attorney Mickey Haller, needs his help. A woman has been brutally murdered in her bed and all evidence points to Haller's client, a former gang member
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Host
Host
By Cook, Robin
2015-11 - Wheeler Publishing
9781410476180 Check Our Catalog
The explosive new thriller from "New York Times-"bestselling author and master of the medical thriller, Robin Cook, takes readers back to where the genre began, with "Coma" what happens when innocent hospital patients are used as medical "incubators" against their will.

Lynn Pierce, a fourth-year medical student at Mason Dixon University, thinks she has her life figured out. But when
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Depraved Heart
Depraved Heart
By Cornwell, Patricia
2015-11 - Thorndike Press
9781410481320 Check Our Catalog

Patricia Cornwell delivers the newest engrossing thriller in her high-stakes series starring medical examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta.
Depraved Heart: Void of social duty and fatally bent on mischief.
Mayes v. People, 806 III. 306 (1883)
Dr. Kay Scarpetta is working a suspicious death scene in Cambridge, Massachusetts when an emergency alert sounds on her phone. A video link lands in her text …More


Depraved Heart: A Scarpetta Novel
Depraved Heart: A Scarpetta Novel
By Cornwell, Patricia
2015-10 - William Morrow & Company
9780062325402 Check Our Catalog

From the world's number one bestselling crime writer comes the haunting and irresistible new Dr. Kay Scarpetta novel Depraved Heart
Depraved Heart: "Void of social duty and fatally bent on mischief." Mayes v. People, 806 III. 306 (1883)
Dr. Kay Scarpetta is working a highly suspicious death scene in a historic home in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when an emergency alert sounds on her phone. A …More


The Promise
The Promise
By Crais, Robert
2015-11 - Wheeler Publishing
9781410466723 Check Our Catalog
Elvis Cole and Joe Pike are joined by "Suspect "heroes Scott James and his K-9 partner, Maggie, in the new masterpiece of suspense from the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author.

Loyalty, commitment, the fight against injustice--these are the things that have always driven Elvis Cole and Joe Pike. If they make a promise, they "keep" it. Even if it could get them killed.

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The Promise
The Promise
By Crais, Robert
2015-11 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399161490 Check Our Catalog
Elvis Cole and Joe Pike are joined by "Suspect" heroes LAPD K-9 Officer Scott James and his German shepherd, Maggie, in the new heart-stopping thriller from #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Robert Crais.

Loyalty, commitment, and the fight for justice have always driven Elvis Cole and Joe Pike. If they make a promise, they "keep" it. Even if it could get them killed.

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A Specter of Justice: A Sam Blackman Mystery
A Specter of Justice: A Sam Blackman Mystery
By de Castrique, Mark
2015-11 - Poisoned Pen Press
9781464204722 Check Our Catalog
When private detective Sam Blackman agrees to help his partner and lover, Nakayla Robertson, conduct a fundraiser for orphaned twin boys, he does so to ease his conscience. The boys' parents were killed in a courtroom shootout where Sam was the key witness against the twins' father. The charity event, a nighttime ghost tour of the legendary haunted sites of Asheville, North Carolina, seems …More


Down the Rabbit Hole
Down the Rabbit Hole
By Robb, J. D.
Author Blayney, Mary
Author Fox, Elaine
2015-09 - Jove Books
9780515155471 Check Our Catalog
Some of your favorite"New York Times"bestselling authors present five all-new stories told through the looking glass including a new Eve Dallas novella


"You're late for a very important date..."

Enter a wonderland of mesmerizing tales. It's a place that's neither here nor there, where things are never quite as they seem. Inspired by Lewis Carroll's whimsical masterpiece,
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Numero Zero
Numero Zero
By Eco, Umberto
Translator Dixon, Richard
2015-11 - Houghton Mifflin
9780544635081 Check Our Catalog
From the best-selling author of "The Name of the Rose" and "The Prague Cemetery, " a novel about the murky world of media politics, conspiracy, and murder

A newspaper committed to blackmailandmud slinging, rather than reporting the news.

A paranoid editor, walking through the streets of Milan, reconstructing fifty years of history against the backdrop of a plot involving
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The Sundown Speech
The Sundown Speech
By Estleman, Loren D.
2015-11 - Forge
9780765337368 Check Our Catalog

A hot new Amos Walker mystery by Loren D. Estleman, the master of the hard-boiled detective novel.
Amos Walker is hired by Helen and Dante Gunner, a bohemian Ann Arbor couple, to find Jerry Marcus, a film director who has disappeared with their investment money. It's one of Walker's easiest jobs to date. In just a few short hours, Walker locates Marcus in his bedroom...murdered, his body …More


Tricky Twenty-Two: A Stephanie Plum Novel
Tricky Twenty-Two: A Stephanie Plum Novel
By Evanovich, Janet
2015-11 - Bantam
9780345542960 Check Our Catalog
Something big is brewing in Trenton, N.J., and it could blow at any minute.

Stephanie Plum might not be the world's greatest bounty hunter, but she knows when she's being played. Ken Globovic (aka Gobbles), hailed as the Supreme Exalted Zookeeper" "of the animal house known as Zeta fraternity, has been arrested for beating up the dean of students at Kiltman College. Gobbles has missed
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