Thursday, June 16, 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.
Bitch a New Beginning
Bitch a New Beginning
By King, Deja
2011-08 - King Productions
9780984332571 Check Our Catalog

Precious Cummings is back but this time her own daughter is causing mayhem. Aaliyah Carter Mills was born into street royalty but that isn't enough for her. She wants to play by her own rules. But can Aaliyah follow in Precious' footsteps or will mother have to save daughter? Find out in the new installment of the Bitch Series. …More


Queen Bitch
Queen Bitch
By King, Deja
2009-02 - King Productions
9780975581155 Check Our Catalog

In Queen Bitch, Precious has lost it all, her daughter, Aaliyah, the love of her life, Supreme, and the luxurious lifestyle she's grown accustomed to. The perpetrator of her demise is the very person she called family--Maya. Precious learns the hard way, it's true what they say, blood is thicker than water, as Maya aligns herself with her brother, Pretty Boy Mike.
As Precious fights to escape …More


Brush of Wings
Brush of Wings
By Kingsbury, Karen
2016-03 - Howard Books
9781451687538 Check Our Catalog

From #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes the third novel in an unforgettable series about divine intervention and the trials and triumphs of life for a group of friends.

Despite needing a heart transplant and against the advice of her doctor, Mary Catherine moves to Uganda to work at a new orphanage. Whatever time she has left, Mary Catherine wants to spend it
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Devil Knows: A Tale of Murder and Madness in America's First Century
Devil Knows: A Tale of Murder and Madness in America's First Century
By Kolb, David Joseph
2015-09 - Garn Press
9781942146223 Check Our Catalog


Nominated for a Pulitzer Prize and a finalist in the USA Best Book Awards in the Historical Fiction category, Devil Knows: A Tale of Murder and Madness in America's First Century is a mystery-in-the-archives thriller written with great charm and cinematic flair.
In the dead of night at the height of the 1692 Salem mania, a dying smallpox victim collapses in prison while visiting a witch …More


Fall of Man in Wilmslow
Fall of Man in Wilmslow
By Lagercrantz, David
2016-05 - Knopf Publishing Group
9781101946695 Check Our Catalog

From the author of the #1 best seller "The Girl in the Spider's Web" an electrifying thriller that begins with Alan Turing's suicide and plunges into a post-war Britain of immeasurable repression, conformity and fear

June 8, 1954. Several English nationals have defected to the USSR, while a witch hunt for homosexuals rages across Britain. In these circumstances, no one is surprised
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A Buccaneer at Heart
A Buccaneer at Heart
By Laurens, Stephanie
2016-04 - Mira Books
9780778318781 Check Our Catalog


Unexpected loveplus passion, intrigue, and dangerchallenge our hero to embrace his true nature.
#1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens continues THE ADVENTURERS QUARTET, a riveting blend of Regency-era high seas adventure, a mystery shrouded in the heat of tropical jungles, and the passionate romances of four couples and their unexpected journeys into love.
After a decade …More


The Atonement
The Atonement
By Lewis, Beverly
2016-03 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764212482 Check Our Catalog

A Must-Have Novel from the #1 Name in Amish Fiction

The mistakes of the past haunt Lucy Flaud, who years ago stopped attending the activities for courting-age young people in her hometown of Bird-in-Hand. Now twenty-five and solidly past the age of Amish courtship, Lucy has given up any hope of marriage, instead focusing her efforts on volunteering in both the Plain and fancy
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Wilde Lake
Wilde Lake
By Lippman, Laura
2016-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780062083456 Check Our Catalog


The New York Times bestselling author of the acclaimed standalones After I m Gone, I'd Know You Anywhere, and What the Dead Know, challenges our notions of memory, loyalty, responsibility, and justice in this evocative and psychologically complex story about a long-ago death that still haunts a family.
Luisa Lu Brant is the newly elected and first female state's attorney of Howard County, …More


Denim and Diamonds: A Cold Creek Reunion
Denim and Diamonds: A Cold Creek Reunion
By Macomber, Debbie
Author Thayne, RaeAnne
2016-03 - Harlequin
9780373010394 Check Our Catalog


Second choice, or second chance?
Restless teenager Letty Ellison left Red Springs, Wyoming, with an audacious dream. She was going to LA to become a superstar. And she was never coming back.
Now, nearly ten years later, Letty returns to Red Springs with one last hope: Chase Brown.
Chase never left Red Springshis ties to the land are what kept him from following Letty. So when she returns …More


Blood Flag
Blood Flag
By Martini, Steve
2016-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780062328960 Check Our Catalog


Defending a client accused of killing her father, attorney Paul Madriani is drawn into a treacherous conspiracy dating to World War II in this enthralling installment in the New York Times bestselling series.
Paul Madriani and Harry Hinds have a new client: Emma Brauer, a woman accused in the mercy killing of her aged father, Robert Brauer. Insisting she's innocent, Emma tells Paul about a …More


The Bachelor Girl's Guide to Murder
The Bachelor Girl's Guide to Murder
By McMillan, Rachel
2016-04 - Harvest House Publishers
9780736966405 Check Our Catalog


In 1910 Toronto, while other bachelor girls perfect their domestic skills and find husbands, two friends perfect their sleuthing skills and find a murderer.
Inspired by their fascination with all things Sherlock Holmes, best friends and flatmates Merinda and Jem launch a consulting detective business. The deaths of young Irish women lead Merinda and Jem deeper into the mire of the city's …More


No Safe Secret
No Safe Secret
By Michaels, Fern
2016-03 - Kensington Publishing Corporation
9781617734601 Check Our Catalog

In her powerful new novel, #1 "New York Times "bestselling author Fern Michaels weaves a story of betrayal, courage, and starting over

From her silver Mercedes to her designer kitchen, Molly's life is gleaming and beautiful--at least on the surface. Married to Tanner, a top cosmetic dentist, she has a wonderful daughter finishing high school and twin stepsons from Tanner's first
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Sweet Lamb of Heaven
Sweet Lamb of Heaven
By Millet, Lydia
2016-05 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393285543 Check Our Catalog


Lydia Millet's chilling new novel is the first-person account of a young mother, Anna, escaping her cold and unfaithful husband, a businessman who's just launched his first campaign for political office. When Ned chases Anna and their six-year-old daughter from Alaska to Maine, the two go into hiding in a run-down motel on the coast. But the longer they stay, the less the guests in the dingy …More


Impure Blood: A Captain Darac Novel 1
Impure Blood: A Captain Darac Novel 1
By Morfoot, Peter
2016-04 - Titan Books (UK)
9781783296644 Check Our Catalog

In the heat of a French summer, Captain Paul Darac of the Nice Brigade Criminelle is called to a highly sensitive crime scene.
A man has been murdered in the midst of a prayer group, but no one saw how it was done. And the more Darac and his team learn about the victim, the longer their list of suspects grows.

Darac's hunt for the murderer will uncover a desire for revenge years in
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Hittin' the Bricks: An Urban Erotic Tale
Hittin' the Bricks: An Urban Erotic Tale
By Noire
2009-01 - One World
9780345508782 Check Our Catalog

From Noire, the queen of urban erotica and the #1 bestselling author of "G-Spot," comes a sensual new novel set in Spanish Harlem about a woman torn between family and love. …More


Diary of a Stalker
Diary of a Stalker
By Parks, Electa Rome
2010-01 - Urban Books
9781601621993 Check Our Catalog

An exciting, erotically charged novel, "Diary of a Stalker" tells the story of a bestselling author who gets more than he bargained for when he becomes involved with an obsessed fan. …More


15th Affair
15th Affair
By Patterson, James
Author Paetro, Maxine
2016-05 - Little Brown and Company
9780316407076 Check Our Catalog



Detective Lindsay Boxer chases an elusive, possibly very dangerous suspect...her husband, Joe.

Lindsay Boxer has a beautiful baby daughter and a husband she loves unconditionally. She'd always been too focused on her career as a San Francisco police detective to wonder what domestic bliss might feel like, but now she knows, and she's never been happier. She can't imagine
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A Perfect Life
A Perfect Life
By Pollack, Eileen
2016-05 - Ecco Press
9780062419170 Check Our Catalog


A luminous and insightful novel that considers the moral complexities of scientific discovery and the sustaining nature of love. A young researcher at MIT, Jane Weiss is obsessed with finding the genetic marker for Valentine's Disease, a neurodegenerative disorder. Her pursuit is deeply personal Valentine's killed her mother, and she and her freewheeling sister, Laurel, could be genetic …More


Garden of Lies
Garden of Lies
By Quick, Amanda
2015-04 - Berkley Books
9780399165153 Check Our Catalog

The "New York Times" bestselling author of "Otherwise Engaged" and "The Mystery Woman" presents an all-new novel of intrigue and murder set against the backdrop of Victorian London

The Kern Secretarial Agency provides reliable professional services to its wealthy clientele, and Anne Clifton was one of the finest women in Ursula Kern's employ. But Miss Clifton has met an untimely end
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Everybody's Fool
Everybody's Fool
By Russo, Richard
2016-05 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307270641 Check Our Catalog

Richard Russo, at the very top of his game, now returns to North Bath, in upstate New York, and the characters who made "Nobody's Fool "(1993)" "a confident, assured novel that] sweeps the reader up, according to the" San Francisco Chronicle "back then." " Simple as family love, yet nearly as complicated. Or, as "The Boston Globe "put it, a big, rambunctious novel with endless riffs and …More


Dark Hearts
Dark Hearts
By Sala, Sharon
2016-03 - Mira Books
9780778318774 Check Our Catalog


Some lies never stay buried
Betsy Jakes was having nightmares, nightmares that could solve a decades-old mystery. And for someone in her small town, that meant she had to die.
When Sam Jakes returns home to help his brother solve their mother's murder, two things shake him to the core. This crime is clearly the work of a serial killer who has struck twice before. AndLainey Pickett is still …More


Maestro: Homecoming, Book II
Maestro: Homecoming, Book II
By Salvatore, R. A.
2016-04 - Wizards of the Coast
9780786965915 Check Our Catalog

Something terrible, unspeakable, immense, has come to Menzoberranzan and is leaving death and destruction in its wake. The primordial of Gauntlgrym stirs, sending Cattie-brie and Gromph to Luskan, and the ruins of the only power that can keep the beast in check. The damage of the Darkening, of war, and of a demon-ravaged Underdark has sent cracks out across the North. Some of this damage may never …More


Extreme Prey
Extreme Prey
By Sandford, John
2016-05 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410485274 Check Our Catalog

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The Nest
The Nest
By Sweeney, Cynthia D.
2016-03 - Ecco Press
9780062414212 Check Our Catalog


Instant New York Times Bestseller
Hilarious and big-hearted, The Nest is a stellar debut. People, Book of the Week
Her writing is like really good dark chocolate: sharper and more bittersweet than the cheap stuff, but also too delicious not to finish in one sitting. Entertainment Weekly
Humor and delightful irony abound in this lively first novel. New York Times Book Review
A warm, …More