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New Titles List for the Week of August 1


G.V. Desani All about H. Hatterr

Historical Fiction
Rebecca Rosenberg Gold digger: the remarkable Baby Doe Tabor

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Laura Lippman Lady in the lake
Chanelle Benz The gone dead

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Samantha Heuwagen Fading starlight
Richard Kadrey The grand dark
Kirk Kjeldsen East

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Travis Dandro King of King Court 362.2913 D197 comics

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Applied Sciences
David Ewing Duncan Talking to robots: tales from our human-robot futures 629.89 D91
Charles Fishman One giant leap: the impossible mission that flew us to the Moon 629.454 F53

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Daniel R. Day Dapper Dan: made in Harlem 746.92 D330

Business & Economics
Carol Coye Benson Payments systems in the U.S.: a guide for the payments professional 332.178 B443
Marissa Orr Lean out: the truth about women, power & the workplace 658.4 O72
J. David Placek Brand names that sell 658.827 P697
Brandon Turner The book on rental property investing: how to create wealth & passive Income through smart buy & hold real estate investing 332.6324 T851
Vanessa S. Williamson Read my lips: why Americans are proud to pay taxes 336.2 W676

Gawain Jones How to beat the Sicilian defence: an anti-Sicilian repertoire for white 794.1225 B20 J77
Cyrus Lakdawala Bird's opening: move by move 794.122 A02 L192b
Cyrus Lakdawala The Nimzo-Larsen attack: move by move 794.122 L192n
Viktor Moskalenko The even more flexible French: strategic ideas & powerful weapons 794.1225 C00 M911
Milos Pavlovic New weapons in the King's Indian 794.1225 A48 P338
Anatoly Karpov Complete guide to the Queen's pawn opening 794.1225 A40 K18

Food & Drink
Hugh Amano Let's make ramen!: a comic book cookbook 641.822 A134
America's Test KitchenMulticooker perfection: cook it fast or cook it slow--you decide 641.587 A512m
Jeanne Besser What to eat during cancer treatment 641.5631 B464
Adam Chandler Drive-thru dreams: a journey through the heart of America's fast-food kingdom 647.9573 C361
Jeanine Donofrio Love & lemons every day: more than 100 bright, plant-forward recipes for every meal 641.5636 D719
Brian Polcyn Pâté, confit, rillette: recipes from the craft of charcuterie 641.66 P757

Health & Medicine
Jennifer Block Everything below the waist: why health care needs a feminist revolution 613.0424 B651
Oliver Sacks Everything in its place: first loves & last tales 616.8 S12e
Rachel Louise Snyder No visible bruises: what we don't know about domestic violence can kill us 362.82 S921
Ron Sunog Eat the eight: preventing food allergy with food & the imperfect art of medicine 616.97 S958

Svetlana Alexievich Last witnesses: an oral history of the children of World War II 940.5347 A366L
Ethan Carr The greatest beach: a history of Cape Cod National Seashore 974.4 C230
Norman Demarais America's first ally: France in the Revolutionary War 973.3 D463
Joseph M. Marshall Crazy Horse weeps: the challenge of being Lakota in white America 970.3 M36
Kenneth Lapatin (editor) Buried by Vesuvius: the Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum 937.7 B916

Languages & Linguistics
Gretchen McCulloch Because internet: understanding the new rules of language 400 M459

Literature & Writing
Stephanie Burt Don't read poetry: a book about how to read poems 808.1 B973
Paul Kincaid Iain M. Banks 809.38 B226k

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Andrew Blum The weather machine: a journey inside the forecast 551.63 B658
Robert Macfarlane Underland: a deep time journey 551.44 M143
Oliver Morton The moon: a history for the future 523.3 M891
Matthew Stanley Einstein's war: how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I 530.11 S251

Performing Arts & Music
Steve Dahl Disco Demolition: the night disco died 781.66 D137
Miles Marshall Lewis There's a riot goin' on 780.2 S91
Mike McGonigal Loveless 780.2 M990m
Richard Zoglin Elvis in Vegas: how the King reinvented the Las Vegas show 780.92 P934z

Politics & Government
National party conventions, 1831-2008 329.02 N27
Jonathan Rodden Why cities lose: the deep roots of the urban-rural political divide 324.973 R612

Social Sciences & Current Events
Ruben Andersson No go world: how fear is redrawing our maps & infecting our politics 306.2 A246
Herb Childress The adjunct underclass: how America's colleges betrayed their faculty, their students & their mission 378.12 C536
Richard A. Clarke The fifth domain: defending our country, our companies & ourselves in the age of cyber threats 363.325 C59
Patrisse Khan-Cullors When they call you a terrorist: a Black Lives Matter memoir 305.896 K527
Josh Levin The Queen: the forgotten life behind an American myth 364.163 L578
Angela Saini Superior: the return of race science 305.8 S218
Lewis Spence The myths of the North American Indians 398.297 S744m

Sports & Games
Alva Noë Infinite baseball: notes from a philosopher at the ballpark 796.357 N763
Pete Rose Play hungry: the making of a baseball player 796.357 R797p

Travel & Geography
Héctor García A geek in Japan 915.204 G216

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Elizabeth Zunon Grandpa Cacao: a tale of chocolate, from farm to family Child Zunon

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Chandler Baker Whisper network
Clive Cussler Celtic empire
Clive Cussler The oracle: a Sam & Remi Fargo adventure
Robin DiAngelo White fragility: why it's so hard to talk to white people about racism
Jeanine Donofrio Love & Lemons Every Day: More Than 100 Bright, Plant-Forward Recipes for Every Meal
Orlando Figes The Whisperers: Private Life in Stalin's Russia
Elizabeth Gilbert City of girls
John Glatt The Family Next Door: The Heartbreaking Imprisonment of the Thirteen Turpin Siblings & Their Extraordinary Rescue
Lori Gottlieb Maybe you should talk to someone: a therapist, her therapist & our lives revealed
Mollie Hemingway Justice on Trial: The Kavanaugh Confirmation & the Future of the Supreme Court
Linda Holmes Evvie Drake starts over
Tony Juniper Rainforest: Dispatches from Earth's Most Vital Frontlines
Elizabeth Kleinhenz Germaine: The Life of Germaine Greer
Mike Maden Tom Clancy, enemy contact
Jo Nesbø Knife
Jeremy Paxman The English: A Portrait of a People
Helen Phillips The need
Nora Roberts Under currents
David Santiuste Edward IV & the Wars of the Roses
Danielle Steel Lost & found
Neal Stephenson Fall; or, Dodge in hell
Lisa Taddeo Three women
The Mueller report
Brad Thor Backlash: a thriller
Paul Tremblay Growing Things
Ocean Vuong On earth we're briefly gorgeous
Jennifer Weiner Mrs. Everything
Lara Williams Supper Club
Stuart Woods Skin game

Posted on Aug. 2, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson