Monday, January 4, 2016

New Books at HPL





To see if the book is in, or to place a hold, click on the "Check our Catalog" link.  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.
The Annotated Little Women
The Annotated Little Women
By Alcott, Louisa M.
Editor Matteson, John
2015-11 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393072198 Check Our Catalog

Since its publication in 1868 69, Little Women, perhaps America's most beloved children's classic, has been handed down from mother to daughter for generations. It has been translated into more than fifty languages and inspired six films, four television shows, a Broadway musical, an opera, and a web series. This lavish, four-color edition features over 220 curated illustrations, including …More


Bittersweet Dreams
Bittersweet Dreams
By Andrews, V. C.
2015-10 - Gallery Books
9781476777382 Check Our Catalog
From V.C. Andrews, bestselling author of "Flowers in the Attic" (the first in a series of Lifetime movie events about the Dollanganger family), comes the tale of a gifted teenager who finds that mastering high school is much easier than mastering her heart.

Mayfair Cummings is young, beautiful, and brilliant. But her intelligence makes her the outcast of both the private school she
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The Black Dahlia
The Black Dahlia
By Ashley
Author Jaquavis
2013-09 - Cash Money Content
9781936399093 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Street Literature Book Award Medal (Slbam) (2014)

IN THIS FINAL INSTALLMENT OF THE MURDERVILLE SAGA, ASHLEY AND JAQUAVIS BRING YOU THE GRIT, TREACHERY, AND STREET PERSPECTIVE THAT THEY HAVE BECOME LEGENDARY FOR.

THIS THRILLING PAGE-TURNER INTRODUCES THE STORY OF THE BLACK DAHL-IA AND HER BLOODSTAINED ASCENT TO POWER. AFTER ESTABLISHING A CON-NECTION WITH "THE FIVE FAMILIES," DAHLIA BECOMES LITERALLY UNTOUCH-ABLE. HER BRAZEN TACTICS
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The Guilty
The Guilty
By Baldacci, David
2015-11 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455536252 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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Agenda 21
Agenda 21
By Beck, Glenn
With Parke, Harriet
2012-11 - Threshold Editions
9781476716695 Check Our Catalog
"I was just a baby when we were relocated and I don't remember much. Everybody has that black hole at the beginning of their life. That time you can't remember. Your first step. Your first taste of table food. My real memories begin in our assigned living area in Compound 14." Just a generation ago, this place was called America. Now, after the worldwide implementation of a UN-led program called …More


Hitting the Right Note
Hitting the Right Note
By Bowen, Rhonda
2014-03 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758281395 Check Our Catalog
"Readers will be clamoring for more from Rhonda Bowen." --Tiffany L. Warren, "Essence"(r) bestselling author

JJ Isaacs' dream of becoming an R&B star has come true, and it's all thanks to Rayshawn, her amazing producer--and secret lover. But as JJ enters the spotlight, the relationship gets harder to disguise. And the more she hides the truth, the more distant she feels from her faith,
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The Relic Master
The Relic Master
By Buckley, Christopher
2015-12 - Simon & Schuster
9781501125751 Check Our Catalog
From "New York Times "bestselling author Christopher Buckley, one of the funniest writers in the English language (Tom Wolfe), a compelling and hilarious adventure featuring a sixteenth-century relic hunter and his best friend, Albrecht Durer, who conspire to forge the Shroud of Turin.

The year is 1517. Dismas is a relic hunter: one who procures authentic religious relics for wealthy
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House of the Rising Sun
House of the Rising Sun
By Burke, James Lee
2015-12 - Simon & Schuster
9781501107108 Check Our Catalog
"New York Times" bestseller James Lee Burke returns with his latest masterpiece, the story of a father and son separated by war and circumstance and whose encounter with the legendary Holy Grail will change their lives forever.

From its opening scene in revolutionary Mexico to the Battle of the Marne in 1918, and on to the bordellos and saloons of San Antonio during the reign of the
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All Dressed in White
All Dressed in White
By Clark, Mary Higgins
Author Burke, Alagair
2015-12 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410482938 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 …More


The Pharaoh's Secret: A Novel from the Numa Files
The Pharaoh's Secret: A Novel from the Numa Files
By Cussler, Clive
Author Brown, Graham
2015-12 - Wheeler Publishing Large Print
9781410480347 Check Our Catalog
The dazzling new novel in the #1 "New York Times" bestselling NUMA Files series from the grand master of adventure.
Kurt and Joe tangle with the most determined enemy they've ever encountered when a ruthless powerbroker schemes to build a new Egyptian empire as glorious as those of the Pharaohs. Part of his plan rests on the manipulation of a newly discovered aquifer beneath the Sahara, but an …More


Heartbreaker
Heartbreaker
By Diamond, De'nesha
Author Gray, Erick S.
Author Walker, Nichelle
2013-06 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9780758271457 Check Our Catalog
Street lit star Diamond, "Essence]"-bestselling author Erick S. Gray, and Nichelle Walker team up to deliver a gritty, compelling three-novella collection that follows a woman who's dead-set on getting everything she wantsNno matter who or what is in her way. …More


Bryant & May and the Burning Man
Bryant & May and the Burning Man
By Fowler, Christopher
2015-12 - Bantam
9780345547682 Check Our Catalog
No case is too curious for Arthur Bryant and John May, London's most ingenious detectives. But with their beloved city engulfed in turmoil, they'll have to work fast to hold a sinister killer's feet to the fire.

In the week before Guy Fawkes Night, London's peaceful streets break out in sudden unrest. Enraged by a scandal involving a corrupt financier accused of insider trading,
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The Outlandish Companion Volume Two: The Companion to the Fiery Cross, a Breath of Snow and Ashes, an Echo in the Bone, and Written in My Own Heart's
The Outlandish Companion Volume Two: The Companion to the Fiery Cross, a Breath of Snow and Ashes, an Echo in the Bone, and Written in My Own Heart's
By Gabaldon, Diana
2015-10 - Delacorte Press
9780385344449 Check Our Catalog
More than a decade ago, #1 "New York Times "bestselling author Diana Gabaldon delighted her legions of fans with "The Outlandish Companion," an indispensable guide to all the Outlander books at the time. But that edition was just a taste of things to come. Since that publication, there have been four more Outlander novels, a side series, assorted novellas, and one smash-hit Starz original …More


Death of a Bad Man
Death of a Bad Man
By Compton, Ralph
Author Galloway, Marcus
2008-04 - Signet Book
9780451223623 Check Our Catalog
When Solomon Brakefield decides living the straight and narrow just doesn't pay, he seeks out notorious killer and bandit Nestor Quarles to teach him the tricks of the outlaw trade. Quarles has plenty to teach the new outlaw, but there's a price to be paid--and the currency is Solomon's soul. Original. …More


Tom Clancy Commander in Chief: A Jack Ryan Novel
Tom Clancy Commander in Chief: A Jack Ryan Novel
By Greaney, Mark
2015-12 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399176760 Check Our Catalog
The newest electrifying thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series has President Jack Ryan and his allies facing a treacherous foe threatening to unleash chaos around the globe. …More


Rogue Lawyer
Rogue Lawyer
By Grisham, John
2015-10 - Random House Large Print Publishing
9780804194792 Check Our Catalog
On the right side of the law. Sort of.

Sebastian Rudd is not your typical street lawyer. He works out of a customized bulletproof van, complete with Wi-Fi, a bar, a small fridge, fine leather chairs, a hidden gun compartment, and a heavily armed driver. He has no firm, no partners, no associates, and only one employee, his driver, who's also his bodyguard, law clerk, confidant, and
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Rogue Lawyer
Rogue Lawyer
By Grisham, John
2015-10 - Doubleday Books
9780385539432 Check Our Catalog
On the right side of the law. Sort of.

Sebastian Rudd is not your typical street lawyer. He works out of a customized bulletproof van, complete with Wi-Fi, a bar, a small fridge, fine leather chairs, a hidden gun compartment, and a heavily armed driver. He has no firm, no partners, no associates, and only one employee, his driver, who's also his bodyguard, law clerk, confidant, and
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Carl Weber's Kingpins: The Dirty South
Carl Weber's Kingpins: The Dirty South
By Hernandez, Treasure
2015-11 - Urban Books
9781622869480 Check Our Catalog
Carl Weber presents the second installment of an eight book series, Kingpin. Carl Weber brings the best of Urban street lit authors together, each telling their own dramatic tale of life in the streets in known cities across the USA. The second installment continues with Treasure Hernandez telling the tale of the Dirty South. …More


The Flood: A Mystery Set in Florence, Italy
The Flood: A Mystery Set in Florence, Italy
By Hewson, David
2015-10 - Severn House Publishers
9780727885258 Check Our Catalog
"A dazzling Italian mystery, rich in intrigue and dark secrets, from an internationally bestselling crime writer at the height of his powers. "

Florence, 1986. A seemingly inexplicable attack on a church fresco of Adam and Eve brings together an unlikely couple: Julia Wellbeloved, an English art student, and Pino Fratelli, a semi-retired detective who longs to be back in the field.
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Moriarty
Moriarty
By Horowitz, Anthony
2015-12 - Thorndike Press
9781410484390 Check Our Catalog
Sherlock Holmes is dead. Days after Holmes and his arch-enemy Moriarty fall to their doom at the Reichenbach Falls, Pinkerton agent Frederick Chase arrives in Europe from New York. The death of Moriarty has created a poisonous vacuum which has been swiftly filled by a fiendish new criminal mastermind who has risen to take his place. Ably assisted by Inspector Athelney Jones of Scotland Yard, a …More


Freaks I've Met
Freaks I've Met
By Jans, Donald H.
2015-04 - Sheabeau Publishing
9780578152158 Check Our Catalog
Spokane, Washington, is nearly perfect for most people, but Jack Fitzpatrick is not one of them. Hours after graduation and armed with his final paycheck from his nemesis, Jack heads for Southern California. Dreams are a dime a dozen in the City of Angels. Broke, barely scraping by, and hating his life as a temp, L.A. is definitely not what Jack expected. But after reading "Best Paying Jobs of …More


The Last Good Man
The Last Good Man
By Kazinski, A. J.
Translator Nunnally, Tiina
2012-03 - Scribner Book Company
9781451640755 Check Our Catalog
Reminiscent of Dan Brown, this major Danish bestselling and award-winning novel centers around the mysterious murders of "good" men and women around the world, and the Danish detective who must solve the riddle--before he becomes the next victim. …More


Boss Bitch
Boss Bitch
By King, Deja
2012-05 - King Productions
9780984332540 Check Our Catalog
Precious Cummings and her daughter Aaliyah Mills Carter must protect the family empire as an unknown enemy tries to step in and take the throne. Can mother and daughter get past their differences and unite as one or will they stay at odds and risk having their loved ones torn apart? The saga continues to unfold in Boss Bitch. …More


Hooker to Housewife
Hooker to Housewife
By King, Joy
2007-04 - Griffin
9780312354084 Check Our Catalog
In this scintillating sequel to "Dirty Little Secrets," Tyler Blake is determined to leave behind the bad boys that have complicated her life. Little did she expect her new love's long-term girlfriend to complicate her life even more. …More