Cremer, Andrea R.
Author Levithan, David
2013-05 - Philomel Books
9780399257605 Check Our Catalog
Hitler and the Nazis: A History in Documents
Crew, David F.
2006-01 - Oxford University Press, USA
9780195152852 Check Our Catalog
Eaters of the Dead
1976-03 - Alfred A. Knopf
9780394494005 Check Our Catalog
In A.D. 922 Ibn Fadlan, the representative of the ruler of Bagdad, City of Peace, crosses the Caspian sea and journeys up the valley of the Volga on a mission to the King of Saqaliba. Before he arrives, he meets with Buliwyf, a powerful Viking chieftain who is summoned by his besieged relatives to the North. Buliwyf must return to Scandanavia and save his countrymen and family from the monsters …More
de La Cruz, Melissa
Author Johnston, Michael
2013-09 - Putnam Publishing Group
9780399257544 Check Our Catalog
Moondance Beach: A Bayberry Island Novel
2015-09 - Signet Book
9780451419309 Check Our Catalog
Duncan Flynn long ago said goodbye to his hometown of Bayberry Island, Massachusetts, where a mermaid statue allegedly grants true …More
The Amateur Naturalist
Durrell, Gerald Malcolm
Author Durrell, Lee
1983-10 - Alfred A. Knopf
9780394533902 Check Our Catalog
Endgame: Sky Key
Author Johnson-Shelton, Nils
2015-10 - HarperCollins
9780062332615 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: This fast paced many-layered novel about the end of the world, alien overlords and the 12 ancient lines fighting to save their own against insane odds. Satisfies to the last page.
The Jewel of St. Petersburg
2010-08 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425234235 Check Our Catalog
The Russian Concubine
2007-06 - Berkley Publishing Group
9780425215586 Check Our Catalog
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
2014-10 - Metropolitan Books
9780805095159 Check Our Catalog
Books for a Better Life (2015), Indies Choice Book Awards (2015), L.A. Times Book Prize (2014), New England Book Award (2015)
In "Being Mortal," bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending
Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infectious disease from harrowing to manageable. But in the inevitable condition of aging and death, the goals of medicine seem …More
Shot in the Heart
1995-08 - Anchor Books
9780385478007 Check Our Catalog
National Book Critics Circle Award (1994)
Gary Gilmore, the infamous murderer immortalized by Norman Mailer in The Executioner's Song, campaigned for his own death and was executed by firing squad in 1977. Writer Mikal Gilmore is his younger brother. In Shot in the Heart, he tells the stunning story of their wildly dysfunctional family: their mother, a blacksheep daughter of unforgiving Mormon farmers; their father, a drunk, thief, and …More
2010-10 - Doubleday Books
9780385528047 Check Our Catalog
Grisham delivers his most extraordinary legal thriller yet. Filled with his trademark intriguing twists and turns, this newest novel proves that no one keeps readers in suspense like America's favorite storyteller.
HPL patron: Realistic story; full of suspense. Sad thing-this plot happens every day and there are not enough people who are brave enough to say …More
2013-10 - Doubleday Books
9780385537131 Check Our Catalog
L.A. Times Book Prize (2013), Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize (2014), SIBA Book Award (2014)
When wealthy Seth Hubbard hangs himself from a sycamore tree and leaves his fortune to his black maid, Jake Brigance once again finds himself embroiled in a fiercely controversial trial -- a trial that will expose old racial tensions and force Ford County to confront its tortured history.
HPL patron: Very good. A legal thriller with lots of twists and turns in a suicide, …More
2016-02 - Marian Wood Books/Putnam
9781101982334 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: I expected a beautiful fairytale...it was alright as stories go. But I wouldn't add it to my Nook.
Will & Whit
Gulledge, Laura Lee
2013-05 - Amulet Books
9781419705465 Check Our Catalog
Safari: A Stanley Hastings Mystery
2014-11 - Pegasus Books
9781605986371 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: I have discovered the Rodney Dangerfield of detectives in this funny little book.
2015-02 - St. Martin's Press
9780312577223 Check Our Catalog
National Jewish Book Award (2015), Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award (2016)
#1 "New York Times" bestseller
Named a top five book of the year by Amazon
Named a best book of the year by: Buzzfeed, iTunes, "Library Journal," "Paste," self.com, "The Wall Street Journal," "The Week"
In love we find out who we want to be.
In war we find out who we are.
In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as …More
The Yoga Lifestyle: Using the Flexitarian Method to Ease Stress, Find Balance, and Create a Healthy Life
2016-06 - Llewellyn Publications
9780738748665 Check Our Catalog
Create a new world of personal wellness with Doron Hanoch. The Yoga Lifestyle expands on the concept of the flexitarian diet to help you build an entire flexitarian lifestyle. Integrating yoga, Ayurveda, breathing practices, meditation, nutrition, and recipes—the flexitarian method takes a holistic approach to cultivating health and joy. Presenting techniques that can be utilized …More
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Editor Dolin, Tim
Illustrator Bickford-Smith, Coralie
2009-10 - Penguin Books
9780141040332 Check Our Catalog
The Other America: Poverty in the United States
1997-08 - Scribner Book Company
9780684826783 Check Our Catalog
HPL patron: This book is old, but still relevant today. I loved this book. I am thankful it was written by this wonderful, caring, and kind man.
Imagine Me Gone
2016-05 - Little Brown and Company
9780316261357 Check Our Catalog
"Ambitious and stirring . . . With "Imagine Me Gone," Haslett has reached another level." "--New York Times Book Review"
"New York Times Book Review" Editors' Choice
Best Books of 2016 So Far -- "Time"
From a Pulitzer Prize and …More
2012-02 - Atlantic Monthly Press
9780802120069 Check Our Catalog
One morning in picture-perfect Bath, England, a teenage girl's body is found on the towpath of a canal: Lorne Woods - beautiful, popular, and apparently the victim of a disturbingly brutal murder. Zoe Benedict - Harley-riding police detective, independent to a fault - is convinced the department head needs to look beyond the usual domestic motives to solve the case. Meanwhile, Zoe's sister, …More
2007-10 - Isis
9780753177068 Check Our Catalog
2010-01 - Grove Press
9780802119308 Check Our Catalog
Thriller Awards (2011)
The author of the internationally bestselling novels "The Devil of Nanking" and "Ritual" picks up the trail of the latter novel's two unforgettable protagonists as they race to staunch a rising tide of blood in a sweltering port town.
HPL patron: A twist till the end, a must read if you want something suspenseful.