Thursday, June 2, 2016

New Fiction 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 2016 .  To see new books from other years try: 2015, 2014 , 2013 , 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, or 2006.
Land of Silence
Land of Silence
By Afshar, Tessa
2016-05 - Tyndale House Publishers
9781496406460 Check Our Catalog Before Christ called her "daughter" . . .Before she stole healing by touching the hem of his garment . . .Elianna is a young girl crushed by guilt. After her only brother is killed while in her care, Elianna tries to earn forgiveness by working for her father's textile trade and caring for her family. When another tragedy places Elianna in sole charge of the business, her talent for design brings …More


Orphan #8
Orphan #8
By Alkemade, Kim Van
Author Van Alkemade, Kim
2016-05 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410489562 Check Our Catalog …More


The Summer Guest
The Summer Guest
By Anderson, Alison
2016-05 - Harper
9780062423368 Check Our Catalog
What if Anton Chekhov, undisputed master of the short story, actually wrote a novel and the manuscript still existed? This tantalizing possibility drives The Summer Guest, a spellbinding narrative that draws together, across two centuries, the lives of three women through the discovery of a diary.
During the long, hot summer of 1888, an extraordinary friendship blossoms between Anton Chekhov …More


City of the Lost: A Thriller
City of the Lost: A Thriller
By Armstrong, Kelley
2016-05 - Minotaur Books
9781250092144 Check Our Catalog
Casey Duncan is a homicide detective with a secret: when she was in college, she killed a man. She was never caught, but he was the grandson of a mobster and she knows that someday this crime will catch up to her. Casey's best friend, Diana, is on the run from a violent, abusive ex-husband. When Diana's husband finds her, and Casey herself is attacked shortly after, Casey knows it's time for …More


At Peace
At Peace
By Ashley, Kristen
2015-01 - Kristen Ashley
9780692352854 Check Our Catalog Violet Winters once had it all but lost it when her husband was murdered by a criminal madman. During a cold winter night Violet has to leave her warm bed to tell her neighbor to turn the music down. And that's when she meets sinister, scarred, scarily attractive security specialist, Joe Callahan. She wants to deny it, but Violet can't beat back the hunger she feels for Joe so she gives in again …More


For You
For You
By Ashley, Kristen
2014-12 - Kristen Ashley
9780692323663 Check Our Catalog Lieutenant Alexander Colton and February Owens were high school sweethearts. Everyone in their small town knew from the moment they met they were meant for each other. But something happened and Feb broke Colt's heart then she turned wild and tragedy struck. Colt meted out revenge against the man who brought Feb low but even though Colt risked it all for her, Feb turned her back on him and left …More


Robert B. Parker's Slow Burn
Robert B. Parker's Slow Burn
By Atkins, Ace
2016-05 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399170850 Check Our Catalog Boston PI Spenser faces a hot case and a personal crisis in the latest adventure in the iconic "New York Times" bestselling series from author Ace Atkins.

The fire at a boarded-up Catholic church raged hot and fast, lighting up Boston's South End and killing three firefighters who were trapped in the inferno. A year later, as the city prepares to honor their sacrifice, there are still
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Robert B. Parker's Slow Burn
Robert B. Parker's Slow Burn
By Atkins, Ace
2016-05 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410485380 Check Our Catalog Boston PI Spenser faces a hot case and a personal crisis in the latest adventure in the iconic "New York Times" bestselling series from author Ace Atkins.

The fire at a boarded-up Catholic church raged hot and fast, lighting up Boston's South End and killing three firefighters who were trapped in the inferno. A year later, as the city prepares to honor their sacrifice, there are still
…More


Britt-Marie Was Here
Britt-Marie Was Here
By Backman, Fredrik
2016-05 - Atria Books
9781501142536 Check Our Catalog The bestselling author of" A Man Called Ove "and "My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry" returns with an irresistible novel about finding love and second chances in the most unlikely of places.

Britt-Marie can't stand mess. A disorganized cutlery drawer ranks high on her list of unforgivable sins. She begins her day at 6 a.m., because only lunatics wake up later than that.
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My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry
By Backman, Fredrik
2016-04 - Washington Square Press
9781501115073 Check Our Catalog A charming, warmhearted novel from the author of the" New York Times" bestseller" A Man Called Ove."

Elsa is seven years old and different. Her grandmother is seventy-seven years old and crazy as in standing-on-the-balcony-firing-paintball-guns-at-strangers crazy. She is also Elsa's best, and only, friend. At night Elsa takes refuge in her grandmother's stories, in the
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Sheisty: Triple Crown Publications Presents
Sheisty: Triple Crown Publications Presents
By Baker, T. N.
Editor Jackson, Kathleen
Editor Hilliard, Chloe A.
2004-02 - Triple Crown Publications
9780974789590 Check Our Catalog
Epiphany Wright, Keisha Moore and Shana Scott spent their teenage years as the best of friends growing up in the hood of Southside Jamaica Queens. Now as adults, their friendship is put to the test when envy, built up animosity, hidden betrayal and the bad boys in their lives cause havoc. Every day becomes a struggle to keep the clique tight. Every day something beats against the tried, …More


The Noise of Time
The Noise of Time
By Barnes, Julian
2016-05 - Knopf Publishing Group
9781101947241 Check Our Catalog A compact masterpiece dedicated to the Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich: Julian Barnes's first novel since his best-selling, Man Booker Prize winning "The Sense of an Ending."

In 1936, Shostakovich, just thirty, fears for his livelihood and his life. Stalin, hitherto a distant figure, has taken a sudden interest in his work and denounced his latest opera. Now, certain he will be
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That Darkness
That Darkness
By Black, Lisa
2016-04 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9781496701886 Check Our Catalog In this "tour de force "of psychological suspense, bestselling author Lisa Black draws from her experience as a forensic investigator to create two of the most fascinating characters in crime fiction: a killer with a unique sense of justice and a woman in a lifelong relationship with death

That Darkness

As a forensic investigator for the Cleveland Police Department, Maggie
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The Sorcerer's Daughter
The Sorcerer's Daughter
By Brooks, Terry
2016-05 - Del Rey Books
9780345540829 Check Our Catalog The inspiration for the epic MTV series, the world of Shannara is brimming with untold stories and unexplored territory. Now bestselling author Terry Brooks breaks new ground with a standalone adventure that's sure to thrill veteran readers and recent converts alike.

The mysterious, magic-wielding Druid order has existed for long ages, battling any evil that threatens the Four Lands
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The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur's Vision of the Future
The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur's Vision of the Future
By Case, Steve
2016-04 - Simon & Schuster
9781501132582 Check Our Catalog "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER

"WALL STREET JOURNAL" BESTSELLER

One of America's most accomplished entrepreneurs a pioneer who made the Internet part of everyday life and orchestrated the largest merger in the history of business shares a roadmap for how anyone can succeed in a world of rapidly changing technology.

Steve Case's career began when he cofounded America
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As Time Goes by
As Time Goes by
By Clark, Mary Higgins
2016-04 - Simon & Schuster
9781501130441 Check Our Catalog #1 "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER

In this exciting thriller from Mary Higgins Clark, the #1 "New York Times" bestselling Queen of Suspense, a news reporter tries to find her birth mother just as she is assigned to cover the high-profile trial of a woman accused of murdering her wealthy husband.

Television journalist Delaney Wright is on the brink of stardom after she begins
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Blood Defense
Blood Defense
By Clark, Marcia
Read by Gilbert, Tavia
2016-05 - Thomas & Mercer
9781503936195 Check Our Catalog
First in a new series from bestselling author and famed prosecutor Marcia Clark, a terrific writer and storyteller (James Patterson).
Samantha Brinkman, an ambitious, hard-charging Los Angeles criminal defense attorney, is struggling to make a name for herself and to drag her fledgling practice into the big leagues. Sam lands a high-profile double-murder case in which one of the victims is a …More


Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
Everyone Brave Is Forgiven
By Cleave, Chris
2016-05 - Simon & Schuster
9781501124372 Check Our Catalog The insightful, stark, and heartbreaking ("Publishers Weekly," starred review) novel about three lives entangled during World War II from the #1 "New York Times "bestselling author of "Little Bee."

With dazzling prose, sharp English wit, and compassion, Cleave paints a powerful portrait of war's effects on those who fight and those left behind. "People" Book of the Week

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The City of Mirrors
The City of Mirrors
By Cronin, Justin
2016-05 - Ballantine Books
9780345505002 Check Our Catalog A thrilling finale to a trilogy that will stand as one of the great achievements in American fantasy fiction. Stephen King

You followed "The Passage." You faced "The Twelve." Now enter "The City of Mirrors "for the final reckoning. As the bestselling epic races to its breathtaking finale, Justin Cronin's band of hardened survivors await the second coming of unspeakable darkness.
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One with You
One with You
By Day, Sylvia
Editor Enderlin, Jennifer
2016-04 - St. Martin's Griffin
9781250109309 Check Our Catalog
The instant number one bestseller

"FROM #1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR SYLVIA DAY "

"The final chapter in the global blockbuster Crossfire quintet"

Gideon Cross. Falling in love with him was the easiest thing I've ever done. It happened instantly. Completely. Irrevocably.
Marrying him was a dream come true. Staying married to him is the fight of my life. Love …More


Zero K
Zero K
By DeLillo, Don
2016-05 - Scribner Book Company
9781501135392 Check Our Catalog The wisest, richest, funniest, and most moving novel in years from Don DeLillo, one of the great American novelists of our time an ode to language, at the heart of our humanity, a meditation on death, and an embrace of life.

Jeffrey Lockhart's father, Ross, is a billionaire in his sixties, with a younger wife, Artis Martineau, whose health is failing. Ross is the primary investor in a
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The Girl from Summer Hill
The Girl from Summer Hill
By Deveraux, Jude
2016-05 - Ballantine Books
9781101883266 Check Our Catalog The first novel of "New York Times" bestselling author Jude Deveraux's breathtaking new series set in Summer Hill, a small town where love takes center stage against the backdrop of Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice"

"Enter Elizabeth Bennet. "Chef Casey Reddick has had it up to here with men. When she arrives in the charming town of Summer Hill, Virginia, she leaves behind a demanding
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The Measure of Darkness
The Measure of Darkness
By Durcan, Liam
2016-03 - Bellevue Literary Press
9781942658047 Check Our Catalog A deft exploration of the heart and mind that offers the pathos of a Sam Shepard play nested within the unreliable storytelling of Christopher Nolan's "Memento." "Kirkus Reviews"

Martin, an acclaimed architect, emerges from a coma after a roadside accident to find his world transformed: not only has the commission of a lifetime been taken from him, but his injury has left him with
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Larose
Larose
By Erdrich, Louise
2016-05 - Harper
9780062277022 Check Our Catalog
In this literary masterwork, Louise Erdrich, the bestselling author of the National Book Award-winningThe Round Houseand the Pulitzer PrizenomineeThe Plague of Doveswields her breathtaking narrative magic in an emotionally haunting contemporary tale of a tragic accident, a demand for justice, and a profound act of atonement with ancient roots in Native American culture.
North Dakota, late …More