Thursday, August 11, 2016

New Books at HPL



Falling
Falling
By Green, Jane
2016-07 - Berkley Books
9780399583285 Check Our Catalog


The "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Beach House," "Jemima J," and "Summer Secrets" presents a novel about the pleasure and meaning of finding a home and family where you least expect them...

When Emma Montague left the strict confines of upper-crust British life for New York, she felt sure it would make her happy. Away from her parents and expectations, she felt
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Homegoing
Homegoing
By Gyasi, Yaa
2016-06 - Knopf Publishing Group
9781101947135 Check Our Catalog

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"Homegoing"is an inspiration. Ta-Nehisi Coates

A novel of breathtaking sweep and emotional power that traces three hundred years in Ghana and along the way also becomes a truly great American novel. Extraordinary for its exquisite language, its implacable sorrow, its soaring beauty, and for its monumental portrait of the forces that shape families and
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The Royal Nanny
The Royal Nanny
By Harper, Karen
2016-06 - William Morrow & Company
9780062420633 Check Our Catalog


Based on a seldom-told true story, this novel is perfect for everyone who is fascinated by Britain's royal family a behind the scenes look into the nurseries of little princes and the foibles of big princes.
April, 1897: A young nanny arrives at Sandringham, ancestral estate of the Duke and Duchess of York. She is excited, exhausted and about to meet royalty. . . .
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Warrior Son
Warrior Son
By Herron, Rita
2016-05 - Harlequin
9780373699087 Check Our Catalog


A NATIVE SON ON A STRANGER'S LAND
Deputy Sheriff Roan Whitefeather never thought he'd set foot on Horseshoe Creek. He was from a different world. But when the ranch's patriarch dies unexpectedly, Roan suspects foul play. And so does Dr. Megan Lail. Roan has been trying to avoid the beautiful medical examiner since the one incredible night they spent in each other's arms. After all, they had …More


Goodbye Forever: A Woman-In-Jeopardy Thriller
Goodbye Forever: A Woman-In-Jeopardy Thriller
By Hearn Hill, Bonnie
2016-06 - Severn House Publishers
9780727885869 Check Our Catalog

"Crime blogger and radio host Kit Doyle goes undercover and into danger - in the second of this intriguing crime series."

17-year-old Jessica is missing. There are no clues as to why she disappeared apart from the note she left behind: I love you. Goodbye forever. It turns out that Jessica is not the first teenager to have gone missing, nor the first to have left exactly the same note.
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Night and Day
Night and Day
By Johansen, Iris
2016-07 - St. Martin's Press
9781250075833 Check Our Catalog


Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan risked it all to protect Cara Delaney from the enemies who want her dead. The journey has led them from California to a remote mountain in the Scottish highlands--and earned Eve the distinction of becoming their next target. When, despite all precautions, Cara is taken, Eve must hunt down the very people who want to kill her in order to save the young girl. At a …More


The Heart
The Heart
By Kerangal, Maylis De
2016-07 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410491282 Check Our Catalog

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Rich or Famous, Part 2
Rich or Famous, Part 2
By King, Joy Deja
Author Booker, Chris
2013-11 - King Productions
9780986004537 Check Our Catalog

Lorenzo has a powerful team of lawyers that is able to beat his drug case and get him out of jail. But that doesn't stop him from searching for Alexus, who he believes set him up. As his drug empire grows he continues to maintain a very lucrative business relationship with Phenomenon, who has become one of the biggest names in the music industry. As Lorenzo continues to get rich by making major …More


Hood Rat
Hood Rat
By Foye, K'Wan
2006-10 - Griffin
9780312360085 Check Our Catalog

Hood Rat (n.): A woman of questionable repute, one who has been known to "get around" in the 'hood. Harlem has never seen four friends as scandalous as Yoshi, Billy, Reese, and Rhonda. The neighborhood will never be the same again. …More


House Revenge: A Joe DeMarco Thriller
House Revenge: A Joe DeMarco Thriller
By Lawson, Mike
Author Lawson, Michael
2016-07 - Atlantic Monthly Press
9780802125231 Check Our Catalog

In "House Revenge," Congressional fixer Joe DeMarco is dispatched to his boss Congressman John Mahoney's hometown of Boston. Mahoney wants him to help Elinore Dobbs, an elderly woman fighting against a real estate developer intent on tearing down her apartment building for a massive new development. Mahoney is just in it for the free press until Sean Callahan, the developer, disrespects him and …More


Another One Goes Tonight
Another One Goes Tonight
By Lovesey, Peter
2016-07 - Soho Crime
9781616957582 Check Our Catalog

In the sixteenth entry of Peter Lovesey's timeless British detectiveseries, Peter Diamond wrestles with his own moral compass, struggling to protect police prestige while debating what it means to do right by a serial killer.

Two police officers are about to head home after a long night shift when they receive one last call. En route to investigate, the patrol car spins off the road,
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I Let You Go
I Let You Go
By Mackintosh, Clare
2016-07 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410491275 Check Our Catalog

The next blockbuster thriller for those who loved"The Girl on the Train"and "Gone Girl..". a finely crafted novel with a killer twist. (Paula Hawkins, #1 "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Girl on the Train")

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"On a rainy afternoon, a mother's life is shattered as her son slips from her grip and runs into the street . . .

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"I Let You Go"
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I Almost Forgot about You
I Almost Forgot about You
By McMillan, Terry
2016-06 - Crown Publishing Group (NY)
9781101902578 Check Our Catalog

The #1 "New York "Times bestselling author of "How Stella Got Her Groove Back "and "Waiting To Exhale" is back with the inspiring story of a woman who shakes things up in her life to find greater meaning

In"I Almost Forgot About You," Dr. Georgia Young's wonderful life--great friends, family, and successful career--aren't enough to keep her from feeling stuck and restless. When she
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The Unseen World
The Unseen World
By Moore, Liz
2016-07 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393241686 Check Our Catalog


Ada Sibelius is raised by David, her brilliant, eccentric, socially inept single father, who directs a computer science lab in 1980s-era Boston. Home-schooled, Ada accompanies David to work every day; by twelve, she is a painfully shy prodigy. The lab begins to gain acclaim at the same time that David's mysterious history comes into question. When his mind begins to falter, leaving Ada …More


Mata Hari's Last Dance
Mata Hari's Last Dance
By Moran, Michelle
2016-07 - Touchstone Books
9781476716381 Check Our Catalog

From the international bestselling author of "Rebel Queen" and "Nefertiti "comes a captivating novel about the infamous Mata Hari, exotic dancer, adored courtesan, and, possibly, relentless spy.

Paris, 1917. The notorious dancer Mata Hari sits in a cold cell awaiting freedom or death. Alone and despondent, Mata Hari is as confused as the rest of the world about the charges she's been
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Someone Always Knows
Someone Always Knows
By Muller, Marcia
2016-07 - Grand Central Publishing
9781455527953 Check Our Catalog

Finally settled into their new home after losing their house in a fire, and fully established in their new shared offices, private investigator Sharon McCone and her business partner husband Hy are starting to feel comfortable. That calm is shattered when Hy's former colleague Gage Renshaw--a shady troublemaker who they had presumed dead--reappears, and it's unclear what he wants from his …More


Tea with Jam and Dread
Tea with Jam and Dread
By Myers, Tamar
2016-06 - Severn House Publishers
9780727885890 Check Our Catalog

"The brand-new hilariously quirky mystery in the longrunning Pennsylvania-Dutch series."

Deciding that the PennDutch Inn needs to go more upmarket, Magdalena Yoder is delighted to welcome the Earl and Countess Grimsley-Snodgrass and their family as honoured guests, looking forward to the challenge of introducing English nobility to traditional American culture. But, as Magdalena is
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This Must Be the Place
This Must Be the Place
By O'Farrell, Maggie
2016-07 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780385349420 Check Our Catalog


Maggie O Farrell is a hugely gifted, sympathetic, and ambitious writer, and"This Must Be the Place"deserves to be her breakout book.

Richard Russo

A dazzling novel from best-selling writer Maggie O Farrell, winner of the Costa Novel Award an irresistible love story that crisscrosses continents and time zones as it captures an extraordinary marriage, and an unforgettable family, …More


Untamed
Untamed
By Palmer, Diana
2015-06 - Harlequin Books
9780373788439 Check Our Catalog


Stanton Rourke lives life on the edge. The steely mercenary is dangerous in every wayespecially to Clarisse Carrington's heart. She and Rourke were playmates as children, but she's not the innocent girl he once knew. When tragedy robbed Clarisse of her entire family, her life was changed forever. Besides, she's a grown woman now, and there are secrets that hold her back from succumbing to her …More


Zoo 2
Zoo 2
By Patterson, James
With DiLallo, Max
2016-06 - Bookshots
9780316317122 Check Our Catalog

Will the last humans on Earth please turn out the lights?

James Patterson's "ZOO" was just the beginning. The planet is still under violent siege by ferocious animals. Humans are their desperate prey. Except some humans are evolving, mutating into a savage species that could save civilization-or end it.

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LIGHTNING-FAST STORIES BY JAMES PATTERSON

Novels
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White Bone
White Bone
By Pearson, Ridley
2016-07 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399163753 Check Our Catalog

John Knox and Grace Chu, the incomparable duo of the Risk Agent novels, team up again in the latest international thrill ride from "New York Times" bestselling author Ridley Pearson.

When ex military contractor John Knox receives a text from partner Grace Chu warning that she fears her cover may have been blown while on assignment, he jumps into action. Knox must locate her overseas
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The Damned of Petersburg
The Damned of Petersburg
By Peters, Ralph
2016-06 - Forge
9780765374066 Check Our Catalog


GLORY TURNED GRIM

and warfare changed forever. As Grant pinned Lee to Petersburg and Richmond, the Confederacy's stubborn Army of Northern Virginia struggled against a relentless Union behemoth, with breathtaking valor and sacrifice on both sides. That confrontation in the bloody summer and autumn of 1864 shaped the nation that we know today.

From the butchery of The
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A Beauty Refined
A Beauty Refined
By Peterson, Tracie
2016-07 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764213250 Check Our Catalog

Tracie Peterson Delivers Bestselling Historical Fiction with Romance and Adventure

Phoebe Von Bergen is excited to accompany her father when he travels from Germany to purchase sapphires in Montana. Little does she know that her father's plans--for the gemstones and his daughter--are not what they seem.

Ian Harper, a lapidary working in Helena, finds the young woman staying
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The Heavenly Table
The Heavenly Table
By Pollock, Donald Ray
2016-07 - Doubleday Books
9780385541299 Check Our Catalog

From Donald Ray Pollock, author of the highly acclaimed "The Devil All the Time" and "Knockemstiff," comes a dark, gritty, electrifying (and, disturbingly, weirdly funny) new novel that will solidify his place among the best contemporary American authors.

It is 1917, in that sliver of border land that divides Georgia from Alabama. Dispossessed farmer Pearl Jewett ekes out a
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Once a Soldier
Once a Soldier
By Putney, Mary Jo
2016-06 - Zebra
9781420140927 Check Our Catalog

"Putney's endearing characters and warm-hearted stories never fail to inspire and delight." --Sabrina Jeffries

Rogues Redeemed

As heir to a title and great wealth, Will Masterson should have stayed home and tended his responsibilities. Instead he went to war. Now, after perilous years fighting the French, he intends his current mission to be his last. But all his plans are
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