Thursday, August 18, 2016

New Books at HPL



Danger Woman
Danger Woman
By Ramsay, Frederick
2016-07 - Poisoned Pen Press
9781464205859 Check Our Catalog
In Botswana, people of the north live in harmony with the wildlife, yet predators and poachers freely roam. The lions may be kings, but hyenas will steal their prey. A Chobe Game Park pack led by the alpha female is especially fearless. The locals call her Kotsi Mosadi, Setswana for Danger Woman. Following a recent rash of deaths and dismembered body parts appearing in the park, District …More


The Imperial Wife
The Imperial Wife
By Reyn, Irina
2016-07 - Thomas Dunne Books
9781250076038 Check Our Catalog

""The Imperial Wife "is a smart, engaging novel that parallels two fascinating worlds and two singular women. Irina Reyn writes beautifully of immigrants, art and the vagaries of love."

--Jess Walter, National Book Award finalist and author of the "New York Times "bestseller, "Beautiful Ruins"

Two women's lives collide when a priceless Russian artifact comes to light.
Tanya …More


When We Were Sisters
When We Were Sisters
By Richards, Emilie
2016-05 - Mira Books
9780778318910 Check Our Catalog

Love and loyalty made them sisters. Secrets could still destroy them.
As children in foster care, Cecilia and Robin vowed they would be the sisters each had never had. Now superstar singer-songwriter Cecilia lives life on the edge, but when Robin is nearly killed in an accident, Cecilia drops everything to be with her.
Robin set aside her career as a successful photojournalist to create the …More


Bay of Sighs
Bay of Sighs
By Roberts, Nora
2016-07 - Thorndike Press Large Print
9781410485328 Check Our Catalog
The new Guardians Trilogy novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Stars of Fortune.

To celebrate the rise of their new queen, three goddesses of the moon created three stars, one of fire, one of ice, one of water. But then they fell from the sky, putting the fate of all worlds in danger. And now three women and three men join forces to pick up the pieces

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Stolen: Nightshade\Night Smoke
Stolen: Nightshade\Night Smoke
By Roberts, Nora
2016-05 - Silhouette Books
9780373282135 Check Our Catalog

Two dark and dazzling fan-favorite tales of romantic suspense from #1 New York Times bestselling author
NORA ROBERTS
Nightshade
Colt Nightshade can't believe his luck: he's been partnered on a case with the stunningly beautiful lieutenant Althea Grayson. But Grayson works strictly by the book, and she has no use for Colt's easygoing, renegade style. The case itself is demanding enough, …More


Jonathan Unleashed
Jonathan Unleashed
By Rosoff, Meg
2016-07 - Viking
9781101980903 Check Our Catalog
A] comic masterpiece. "People"magazine's Book of the Week

A charming comedy on love, friendship, and the surprising influence of man's best friend. "Harper's Bazaar"

National Book Award finalist and bestselling author Meg Rosoff's charming, hilarious new novelabout a young New Yorker's search for happiness and the two dogs who help him find it the perfect summer read
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Sweet Little Lies
Sweet Little Lies
By Shalvis, Jill
2016-06 - Avon Books
9780062448026 Check Our Catalog

Choose the one guy you can't have . . .
As captain of a San Francisco Bay tour boat, Pru can handle rough seas the hard part is life on dry land. Pru loves her new apartment and her neighbors; problem is, she's in danger of stumbling into love with Mr. Right for Anybody But Her.
Fall for him hard . . .
Pub owner Finn O Riley is six-foot-plus of hard-working hottie who always makes time …More


The Black Widow
The Black Widow
By Silva, Daniel
2016-07 - Harper
9780062320223 Check Our Catalog

Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller
Fascinating, suspenseful, and bated-breath exciting . Silva proves once again that he can rework familiar genre material and bring it to new life. Publishers Weekly, starred review Silva builds suspense like a symphony conductor.... A winner on all fronts. Booklist, starred review
Bestselling author Daniel Silva delivers another spellbinding …More


Midnight and the Meaning of Love
Midnight and the Meaning of Love
By Sister Souljah
2011-04 - Atria Books
9781439165355 Check Our Catalog
Sister Souljah, the "New York Times "bestselling author of "The Coldest Winter Ever "and "Midnight, "delivers her most compelling and enlightening story yet. With "Midnight and The Meaning of Love, "Souljah brings to her millions of fans an adventure about young, deep love, the ways in which people across the world express their love, and the lengths that they will go to have it. …More


Midnight: A Gangster Love Story
Midnight: A Gangster Love Story
By Sister Souljah
2008-11 - Atria Books
9781416545187 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Street Literature Book Award Medal (Slbam) (2009)


Sister Souljah, renowned hip-hop artist, political activist, and bestselling author, delivers a powerful story about love and loyalty, strength and survival, in this follow-up to her riveting masterpiece, "The Coldest Winter Ever."
HPL patron: Excellent read!  Great story about a young male stepping up to take care of his family and falling in love at the same …More


Dr. Knox
Dr. Knox
By Spiegelman, Peter
2016-07 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780307961273 Check Our Catalog
Peter Spiegelman s"Dr. Knox"is a bruised wonder of a crime novel. Filled with page-turning intrigue and an L.A. atmosphere so richly rendered you can practically smell the eucalyptus and dust, it is both thrilling and rueful, harrowing and moving. DON'T MISS IT

Megan Abbott, award-winning author of"The Fever""

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From the author of "Red Cat" and "Thick as Thieves:
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Radio Girls
Radio Girls
By Stratford, Sarah-Jane
2016-06 - New American Library
9780451475565 Check Our Catalog
The Great War is over, and change is in the air, in this novel that brings to life the exciting days of early British radio and one woman who finds her voice while working alongside the brilliant women and men of the BBC.

London, 1926. American-raised Maisie Musgrave is thrilled to land a job as a secretary at the upstart British Broadcasting Corporation, whose use of radio still new,
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The Island House
The Island House
By Thayer, Nancy
2016-05 - Ballantine Books
9781101967041 Check Our Catalog
"New York Times" bestselling author Nancy Thayer evokes the shimmering seascape of Nantucket in a delightful novel that resonates with the heartache and hope of growing up, growing wise, and the bittersweet choices we must be brave enough to make.

Courtney Hendricks will never forget the magical summers she spent on Nantucket with her college roommate, Robin Vickerey, and Robin's
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Foreign Agent: A Thriller
Foreign Agent: A Thriller
By Thor, Brad
2016-06 - Atria Books
9781476789354 Check Our Catalog
The best thriller of the year...an exciting and entertaining read. " The Washington Times"

A top-notch thriller. Bill O Reilly

From #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Brad Thor a brilliant thriller as current as tomorrow's headlines.

Terrorism in Europe has spun out of control. The United States has decided on a dramatic response. Now, the CIA needs a very
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In a Dark, Dark Wood
In a Dark, Dark Wood
By Ware, Ruth
2015-08 - Gallery/Scout Press
9781501112317 Check Our Catalog
What should be a cozy and fun-filled weekend deep in the English countryside takes a sinister turn in Ruth Ware's suspenseful, compulsive, and darkly twisted psychological thriller. …More


The Singles Game
The Singles Game
By Weisberger, Lauren
2016-07 - Wheeler Publishing Large Print
9781410490292 Check Our Catalog
The new novel from the "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Devil Wears Prada" and" Revenge Wears Prada" a dishy tell-all about a beautiful tennis prodigy who, after changing coaches, suddenly makes headlines on and off the court.

Charlotte Charlie Silver has always been a good girl. She excelled at tennis early, coached by her father, a former player himself, and soon became
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Land of the Afternoon Sun
Land of the Afternoon Sun
By Wood, Barbara
2016-07 - Turner
9781681623849 Check Our Catalog

"New York Times" bestselling author Barbara Wood's latest novel follows a disinherited English baron and a young New York heiress who marry and move West to build an agricultural empire in Palm Springs in the 1920s when it was just a budding town on the edge of the Mojave Desert. It's a saga about ambition on both large and small scales and the rapidly modernizing world as the harsh, …More