Friday, November 11, 2016

New Fiction at HPL



The Angel of History
The Angel of History
By Alameddine, Rabih
2016-10 - Atlantic Monthly Press
9780802125767 Check Our Catalog
There are many ways to break someone's heart, but Rabih Alameddine is one rare writer who not only breaks our hearts but gives every broken piece a new life. Yiyun Li

Following the critical and commercial success of An Unnecessary Woman, Alameddine delivers a spectacular portrait of a man and an era of profound political and social upheaval.

Set over the
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Luxe Two: A Lala Land Addiction
Luxe Two: A Lala Land Addiction
By Antoinette, Ashley
2016-10 - St. Martin's Griffin
9781250066985 Check Our Catalog

In Luxe Two: A LaLa Land Addiction by New York Times bestselling author Ashley Antoinette, there is only one thing more powerful than anything...the love of the high...
Bleu is addicted...addicted to the luxe life and it has led her down a road of self-destruction. She knows what it feels like to be turned out by the game. With a crack cocaine addiction that she can't seem …More


Moth to a Flame
Moth to a Flame
By Antoinette, Ashley
2010-03 - Urban Books
9781601622631 Check Our Catalog
From bestselling author Antoinette comes the gritty, harrowing tale of a young woman who finds herself drawn to a seductive street hustler who will be the death of her. …More


Hag-Seed
Hag-Seed
By Atwood, Margaret
2016-10 - Hogarth
9780804141291 Check Our Catalog
William Shakespeare's The Tempest retold as Hag-Seed

Felix is at the top of his game as Artistic Director of the Makeshiweg Theatre Festival. His productions have amazed and confounded. Now he's staging a Tempest like no other: not only will it boost his reputation, it will heal emotional wounds.

Or that was the plan. Instead, after an act of unforeseen
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Waves of Mercy
Waves of Mercy
By Austin, Lynn N.
2016-10 - Bethany House Publishers
9780764217616 Check Our Catalog
Austin Returns with a Multi-Generational Historical Novel


Geesje de Jonge crossed the ocean at age seventeen with her parents and a small group of immigrants from the Netherlands to settle in the Michigan wilderness. Fifty years later, in 1897, she's asked to write a memoir of her early experiences as the town celebrates its anniversary. Reluctant at first, she soon
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The Mothers
The Mothers
By Bennett, Brit
2016-10 - Riverhead Books
9780399184512 Check Our Catalog
One of Buzzfeed's"21 New Books You Need to Read this Fall"

One of The Millions' "Most Anticipated" for the second half of 2016


"Brit Bennett is a brilliant and much-needed new voice in literature." -Angela Flournoy, author of National Book Award-finalistThe Turner House



A dazzling debut novel from an exciting new
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The Terranauts
The Terranauts
By Boyle, T. C.
2016-10 - Ecco Press
9780062349408 Check Our Catalog

A deep-dive into human behavior in an epic story of science, society, sex, and survival, from one of the greatest American novelists today, T. C. Boyle, the acclaimed, bestselling, author of the PEN/ Faulkner Award winning World's End and The Harder They Come.
It is 1994, and in the desert near Tillman, Arizona, forty miles from Tucson, a grand experiment involving the …More


Cakewalk
Cakewalk
By Brown, Rita Mae
2016-10 - Bantam
9780553392654 Check Our Catalog
Continuing in the exuberant tradition of Six of One, Bingo, and Loose Lips, New York Times bestselling author Rita Mae Brown returns to her much-loved fictional hamlet of Runnymede, whose memorable citizens are welcoming both the end of the Great War and the beginning of a new era.

The night a riot breaks out at the Capitol Theater movie house during a Mary
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Casting Bones: A New Voodoo Mystery Series Set in New Orleans
Casting Bones: A New Voodoo Mystery Series Set in New Orleans
By Bruns, Don
2016-10 - Severn House Publishers
9780727886361 Check Our Catalog
Introducing New Orleans homicide detective Quentin Archer in the first of a brand-new mystery series.

When a prominent New Orleans judge is brutally murdered, former Detroit cop Quentin Archer is handed the case. His enquiries will lead him into a world of darkness and mysticism which underpins the carefree atmosphere of the Big Easy. Interrogating crooked police
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The Life She Wants
The Life She Wants
By Carr, Robyn
2016-09 - Mira Books
9780778319672 Check Our Catalog

#1 New York Times bestselling author Robyn Carr brings together a poignant novel with a rich tapestry of characters. A moving story that will leave the reader laughing and crying, as two friends confront their pasts and move towards their futures.

In the aftermath of her financier husband's suicide, Emma Shay Compton's dream life is shattered. Richard Compton stole his
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Against the Light: An Irish Nationalist Mystery Set in Edwardian London
Against the Light: An Irish Nationalist Mystery Set in Edwardian London
By Eccles, Marjorie
2016-09 - Severn House Publishers
9780727886224 Check Our Catalog
A baby is kidnapped and the repercussions reach the highest levels of government in this absorbing historical mystery.

London, April, 1912. The third Irish Home Rule Bill is passing through Parliament and the situation is growing ever more tense. Closely involved in the negotiations, cabinet minister Edmund Latimer finds himself under growing pressure which only
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Livia Lone
Livia Lone
By Eisler, Barry
2016-10 - Thomas & Mercer
9781503939660 Check Our Catalog

Filled with raw power, Livia Lone] may be the darkest thriller of the year. Kirkus Reviews
Seattle PD sex-crimes detective Livia Lone knows the monsters she hunts. Sold by her Thai parents along with her little sister, Nason; marooned in America; abused by the men who trafficked them the only thing that kept Livia alive as a teenager was her determination to find …More


Reckless
Reckless
By Ervin, Keisha
2014-08 - Urban Books
9781601626097 Check Our Catalog
National bestselling author Ervin breathes new life into the urban fiction market with this emotional, scandalous roller coaster ride of a novel, where is everyone is seeking happiness . . . at a major cost. …More


Order to Kill
Order to Kill
By Flynn, Vince
Author Mills, Kyle
2016-10 - Atria Books
9781476783482 Check Our Catalog
In the next thrilling novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Mitch Rapp series, the anti-terrorism operative heads to Pakistan to confront a mortal threat he may not be prepared for. In fact, this time he might have met his match.

Mitch Rapp is used to winning.

But in this follow-up to #1 New York Times bestselling The Survivor, the CIA operative
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Triple Crown
Triple Crown
By Francis, Felix
2016-10 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780399574702 Check Our Catalog
Jefferson Hinkley is back in the newest thriller in the Dick Francis tradition, this time on a special mission to the United States to investigate a conspiracy involving the biggest horse races in the country.

Jeff Hinkley, investigator for the British Horseracing Authority, has been seconded to the US Federal Anti-Corruption in Sports Agency (FACSA) where he has been asked to
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Friday on My Mind
Friday on My Mind
By French, Nicci
2016-10 - Penguin Books
9780143127222 Check Our Catalog
In Nicci's French's thrilling fifth book, London psychotherapist Frieda Klein herself becomes the prime suspect in a murder

A bloated corpse turns up in the Thames, throat slashed, and the only clue is a hospital wristband reading Dr. F. Klein. Frieda is taken to see the body and realizes with horror that it is Sandy, her ex-boyfriend. She's certain that the killer is
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The Trespasser
The Trespasser
By French, Tana
2016-10 - Viking
9780670026333 Check Our Catalog
Atmospheric and unputdownable. People

A brilliant new novel from theNew York Timesbestselling author, whom Gillian Flynn calls "mesmerizing" and Stephen King calls "incandescent."

Being on the Murder squad is nothing like Detective Antoinette Conway dreamed it would be. Her partner, Stephen Moran, is the only person who seems glad she's there.
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An Amish Family Christmas
An Amish Family Christmas
By Gray, Shelley Shepard
2016-10 - Avon Inspire
9780062337863 Check Our Catalog

In Shelley Shepard Gray's fourth book in her Charmed Amish Life series, an unlikely Amish romance reveals that Christmas is a time for family, miracles and love.
Ever since his father died in a tragic fire, Levi Kinsinger has felt adrift. Newly returned to Charm, Ohio, Levi is trying to fit into his old life, only to discover he seems to have outgrown it.
But when …More


The Whistler
The Whistler
By Grisham, John
2016-10 - Doubleday Books
9780385541190 Check Our Catalog
From John Grisham, America's #1 bestselling author, comes the most electrifying novel of the year, a high-stakes thrill ride through the darkest corners of the Sunshine State.

We expect our judges to be honest and wise.Their integrity and impartiality are the bedrock of the entire judicial system. We trust them to ensure fair trials, to protect the rights of all litigants, to
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El Paso
El Paso
By Groom, Winston
2016-10 - Liveright Publishing Corporation
9781631492242 Check Our Catalog

Long fascinated with the Mexican Revolution and the vicious border wars of the early twentieth century, best-selling author Winston Groom brings to life a much-forgotten period of history in this episodic saga set in six parts. Pitting the legendary Pancho Villa against the Colonel, a thrill-seeking Bostonian railroad tycoon whose fading fortune is tied up in a colossal ranch in Chihuahua, …More


Crimson Death
Crimson Death
By Hamilton, Laurell K.
2016-10 - Berkley Books
9781101987735 Check Our Catalog
In her twenty-fifth adventure, vampire hunter and necromancer Anita Blake learns that evil is in the eye of the beholder...

Anita has never seen Damian, her vampire servant, in such a state. The rising sun doesn't usher in the peaceful death that he desperately needs. Instead, he's being bombarded with violent nightmares and blood sweats.

And now, with Damian at his most
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A Shoe Addict's Christmas
A Shoe Addict's Christmas
By Harbison, Beth
2016-10 - St. Martin's Press
9781250087218 Check Our Catalog

From the author of the beloved bestseller Shoe Addicts Anonymous comes a heartwarming twist on a classic tale filled with holiday cheer.
Noelle is not a fan of the holidays and to make matters worse, she is at a crossroads in her life when it seems that love and adventure are no longer possible. When she stays late at her job in a department store on a snowy Christmas Eve she …More


All the Little Liars
All the Little Liars
By Harris, Charlaine
2016-10 - Minotaur Books
9781250090034 Check Our Catalog
Aurora Teagarden is basking in the news of her pregnancy when disaster strikes her small Georgia town, four kids vanish from the school soccer field in an afternoon. Aurora's fifteen year old brother Phillip is one of them. While the local police and sheriff's department comb the county for the missing kids and interview everyone even remotely involved, Aurora and her new husband, true crime …More


The Pearl That Broke Its Shell
The Pearl That Broke Its Shell
By Hashimi, Nadia
2016-10 - Thorndike Press
9781410493934 Check Our Catalog
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Winter Storms
Winter Storms
By Hilderbrand, Elin
2016-10 - Little Brown and Company
9780316261173 Check Our Catalog


Gather under the mistletoe for one last round of caroling with the Quinn family in this heartwarming conclusion to Elin Hilderbrand's bestselling Winter Street Trilogy.

Some of the stormy weather of the past few seasons seems to have finally lifted for the Quinns. After a year apart, and an ill-fated affair with the Winter Street Inn's old Santa Claus, Mitzi has
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