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New Titles List for the Week of April 22

BOOKS

FICTION
Nnamdi Ehirim Prince of monkeys
Mareike Krügel Look at me
Sally Rooney Normal people
Daniel Sanchez Arevalo Alice's island

Historical Fiction
Myla Goldberg Feast your eyes

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Heather Gudenkauf Before she was found
Jane Stanton Hitchcock Bluff
Alexander McCall Smith The Department of Sensitive Crimes

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Elizabeth Bear Ancestral night
Robert Jackson Bennett Foundryside
Amy Rose Capetta Once & future
Bridget Collins The binding
Kat Howard An unkindness of magicians
Kat Howard Roses & rot
Stanisław Lem Memoirs found in a bathtub
Laurie J. Marks Earth logic
Mike Resnick The master of dreams
Rebecca Roanhorse Storm of locusts
John Scalzi The consuming fire

Short Stories
Kat Howard A cathedral of myth & bone Fic Howard
Margaret Lucke (editor) Fault lines: stories by Northern California crime writers SS F273

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NONFICTION
Applied Sciences
David T. Hanson Waste land 628 H198
Michael Clerizo George Daniels: a master watchmaker & his art: the story of the man who invented the co-axial escapement 681.114 C596

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Anne Robbins Courtauld impressionists: from Manet to Cézanne 759.4 R534

Chess
Alexandar Shashin Best play: a new method for discovering the strongest move 794.12 S248
Al Lawrence Chess & the art of war: ancient wisdom to make you a better player 794.1 L435

Computer Science
Timandra Harkness Big data: does size matter? 005.74 H226

Food & Drink
Rachel Khoo The little Swedish kitchen: over 100 recipes to celebrate every season 641.5948 K528

History
Andrew J. Bacevich The new American militarism: how Americans are seduced by war 355.02 B118n
Reed Hundt A crisis wasted: Barack Obama's defining decisions 973.932 H892
Gaye LeBaron The wonder seekers of Fountaingrove 979.418 L49
Dūncan Ryuken Williams American sutra: a story of faith & freedom in the Second World War 940.5317 W670
Russell Shorto Revolution song: a story of American freedom 973.3 S56r

Literature & Writing
Frank X. Gaspar Late rapturous: poems 811 G249L
Walt Whitman speaks: his final thoughts on life, writing, spirituality & the promise of America 811.3 W615t
Simon Critchley Tragedy, the Greeks & us 809.9162 C934t
The writer's map: an atlas of imaginary lands 809.93 W939

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
The prime number conspiracy: the biggest ideas in math from Quanta 510 P935

Performing Arts & Music
Viv Albertine To throw away unopened 780.92 A147
David Hepworth Nothing is real: The Beatles were underrated & other sweeping statements about pop 781.64 H529n
Tracey Thorn Another planet: a teenager in suburbia 780.92 T393

Reference
Atlas of the 2016 elections Ref 324.973 A651 Atlas

Social Sciences & Current Events
Manu Karuka Empire's tracks: indigenous nations, Chinese workers & the transcontinental railroad 385.0978 K149
Julia Shaw Evil: the science behind humanity's dark side364.019 S534

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CHILDREN'S COLLECTION

BOOKS
Fiction
Ann Brashares The sisterhood of the traveling pants Child Brashares

Posted on Apr. 25, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson