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New Titles List for the Week of April 3


Taylor Brown The river of kings
Canxue Frontier
John Freeman Gill The gargoyle hunters
Elnathan John Born on a Tuesday
Margarita Khemlin The investigator
Jean Hanff Korelitz The devil & Webster
Leonardo Padura Heretics
Samuel Richardson Clarissa, or, The history of a young lady
Lisa See The tea girl of Hummingbird Lane
Robert Seethaler A whole life
Robin Talley As I descended
Gonzalo Torné de la Guardia Divorce is in the air
J.D. Wilkes The vine that ate the south

Historical Fiction
Emmanuel Carrère The kingdom
Greer Macallister Girl in disguise

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
C.J. Box Vicious circle
Oliver Harris The hollow man
Hjorth Rosenfeldt Sebastian Bergman
Greg Iles Mississippi blood
J.A. Jance Man overboard
Vaseem Khan The perplexing theft of the jewel in the crown
Christina Kovac The cutaway
Becky Masterman A twist of the knife
Anne Perry Murder on the Serpentine
Gunnar Staalesen Where roses never die
Felicia C. Sullivan Follow me into the dark
Randy Wayne White Mangrove lightning

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Meg Howrey The wanderers
John Scalzi The collapsing empire

Short Stories
Kanishk Tharoor Swimmer among the stars
Deb Olin Unferth Wait till you see me dance

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Thi Bui The best we could do 741.5 B932 comics
Rob Davis The motherless oven 741.5 D261m comics
Teva Harrison In-between days: a memoir about living with cancer 741.5 H318 comics
Fabrizio Dori Gauguin: the other world 741.5 G268 comics

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Applied Sciences
Karen Trapenberg Frick Remaking the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge: a case of shadowboxing with nature 624.2 F897

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Erin Benzakein Floret farm's cut flower garden: grow, harvest & arrange stunning seasonal blooms 635.966 B479
Julian Cox Danny Lyon: message to the future 779.092 L991

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Kathleen A. Hansen Future-proofing the news: preserving the first draft of history 071.3 H249

Business & Economics
Jonathan Rosenblum Beyond $15: immigrant workers, faith activists & the revival of the labor movement 331.62 R813
Ganesh Sitaraman The crisis of the middle-class constitution: why economic inequality threatens our Republic 339.22 S623
Michael Useem Fortune makers: the leaders creating China's great global companies 338.092 U847

Computer Science
Kevin Mitnick The art of invisibility: the world's most famous hacker teaches you how to be safe in the age of Big Brother & big data 005.8 M684a

Food & Drink
Maya Jankelowitz Jack's Wife Freda: cooking from New York's West Village 641.5676 J339

Health & Medicine
Jeanne C. Watson Emotion-focused therapy for generalized anxiety 616.8522 W337

Christopher McDougall Natural born heroes: how a daring band of misfits mastered the lost secrets of strength & endurance 940.53 M137
S.A. Smith Russia in revolution: an Empire in crisis, 1890 to 1928 947.08 S642
John Baxter Saint-Germain-des-Prés: Paris's rebel quarter 944.36 B355
Alexander Cooley Dictators without borders: power & money in Central Asia 958 C774

Languages & Linguistics
Gene Nishi Japanese step by step: an innovative approach to speaking & reading Japanese 495.6 N724

Literature & Writing
BAX: best American experimental writing 2015 810.8 B355
Christopher Bigsby Remembering & imagining the Holocaust: the chain of memory 809.93 B594
Melanie Brooks Writing hard stories: celebrated memoirists who shaped art from trauma 808.066 B873
Richard Holmes This long pursuit: reflections of a romantic biographer 820.9 H75t
Anka Muhlstein The pen & the brush: how passion for art shaped nineteenth-century French novels 843 M952
Michael Sims Arthur & Sherlock: Conan Doyle & the creation of Holmes 823.8 S614

Performing Arts & Music
Tom Doyle Captain Fantastic: Elton John's stellar trip through the '70s 780.92 J653
Elizabeth Winder Marilyn in Manhattan: her year of joy 792.092 M75wi

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Ulrich Boser Learn better: mastering the skills for success in life, business & school, or, how to become an expert in just about anything 153.15 B743
James Martin The Jesuit guide to (almost) everything: a spirituality for real life 248.4 M379
Valerie Mason-John Detox your heart: meditations for healing emotional trauma 294.34 M412
Albert J. Raboteau American prophets: seven religious radicals & their struggle for social & political justice 261.83 R116
Ronald F. Levant (editor) The psychology of men & masculinities 155.33 L655

Politics & Government
Derek D. Cressman When money talks: the high price of "free" speech & the selling of democracy 323.44 C922

Social Sciences & Current Events
Daina Ramey Berry The price for their pound of flesh: the value of the enslaved from womb to grave in the building of a nation 306.362 B534
The devil that never dies: the rise & threat of global antisemitism 305.892 G619
Philippe Van Parijs Basic income: a radical proposal for a free society & a sane economy 362.5 P231
Ron Rosenbaum (editor) Those who forget the past: the question of anti-Semitism 305.892 R813

Travel & Geography
Fodor's Prague 914.371 F653
Huw Lewis-Jones Explorers' sketchbooks: the art of discovery & adventure 910.92 L677

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Terry Fan The Night Gardener
Trenton Lee Stewart The secret keepers


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Jacqueline Winspear In this grave hour CD Fic Winspear

Annie Jacobsen The Pentagon's brain: an uncensored history of DARPA, America's top-secret military research agency CD 355.07 J175
Susan Quinn Eleanor & Hick: the love affair that shaped a first lady CD 92 R776q

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Florence Foster Jenkins

Death & the maiden
Manchester by the sea
Queen of Katwe

Foreign Language
A Man Called Ove = En man som heter Ove DVD Swedish

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
The girl on the train

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Fantastic beasts & where to find them
Troll hunter = Chasseurs de trolls

Posted on Mar. 30, 2017 by Cherilyn Banson