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New Titles List for the Week of December 19

BOOKS

FICTION
Deborah Hopkinson Into the firestorm

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
David Baldacci No man's land
F.H. Batacan Smaller & smaller circles
John G. Brandon A scream in Soho
Miles Burton The secret of High Eldersham
Michael Connelly The wrong side of goodbye
Patricia Cornwell Chaos
Adele Fasick A death in utopia
Adele Fasick Death visits a bawdy house
Claude Izner Strangled in Paris
Tony Parsons The Hanging Club
Peter Steiner A French country murder
Manuel Vázquez Montalbán Southern seas
Clare Donoghue No place to die

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Beth Cato Breath of earth
Jim C. Hines Libriomancer
James S.A. Corey Nemesis games
Nnedi Okorafor Lagoon

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Jason Shiga Demon Volume 1 741.5 S555 comics

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NONFICTION

Biography & Genealogy
Laurence Bergreen Casanova: the world of a seductive genius 92 C333b
Robert Kanigel Eyes on the street: the life of Jane Jacobs 92 J171
Richard Sylla Alexander Hamilton 92 H217s

Chess
Vladimir Tukmakov Profession-- chessplayer: grandmaster at work 794.1 T916

Food & Drink
Miyoko Schinner The homemade vegan pantry: the art of making your own staples 641.5636 S336

Health & Medicine
Anthony William Medical medium life-changing foods: save yourself & the ones you love with the hidden healing powers of fruits & vegetables 613.2 W716
David France How to survive a plague: the inside story of how citizens & science tamed AIDS 362.196 F815

History
Michael Grant The classical Greeks 938 G761c
Sunil Khilnani Incarnations: a history of India in fifty lives 954 K456
Karina Urbach Go-betweens for Hitler 940.532 U722
F.M. Bailey Mission to Tashkent 947.084 B154
Patricia Bell-Scott The firebrand & the First Lady: portrait of a friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt & the struggle for social justice 973.917 B448
Ramon L. Jiménez Caesar against Rome: the great Roman civil war 937.05 J614
The Cambridge history of Russia 947 C178

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
James Lovelock The earth & I 570.1 L911

Performing Arts & Music
Lawrence Levy To Pixar & beyond: my unlikely journey with Steve Jobs to make entertainment history 791.43 L6681
William F. Buckley, Jr. On the firing line: the public life of our public figures 791.45 B924

John Pomfret The beautiful country & the Middle Kingdom: America & China, 1776 to the present 327.73 P786

Social Sciences & Current Events
James Patterson Filthy rich: a powerful billionaire, the sex scandal that undid him & all the justice that money can buy: the shocking true story of Jeffrey Epstein 364.153 P317

Travel & Geography
Bradt travel Ethiopia 916.3 B81
Insight Explore Fiji 919.61 I592
Insight Turkey 915.61 I592
Insight Vietnam 915.97 I59
Insight Scandinavia 914.8 I592
Lonely Planet Oman, UAE & Arabian Peninsula 915.3 L847
Michelin Green guide Dordogne, Berry, Limousin 914.47 M623
Michelin Green guide London 914.21 M623
Michelin Green guide Normandy 914.42 M623
Michelin Green guide Paris 914.436 M623
Michelin Green guide Sicily 914.58 M623
Michelin Green guide Spain 914.6 M623
National Geographic Germany 914.3 N27
National Geographic Vietnam 915.97 N27
National Geographic San Francisco 917.946 N27
The rough guide to walks in London & the southeast 914.21 R856w
Maine Coast & Islands: Key to a Great Destination 917.41 E966
Elizabeth Wenk One best hike: Mount Whitney: everything you need to know to successfully hike California's highest peak 917.9486 W475
Rory Stewart The Marches: a borderland journey between England & Scotland 941.37 S849

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CHILDREN'S COLLECTION

BOOKS
Fiction
Adam Gamble Good night, San Francisco
Eric James Santa's sleigh is on its way to San Francisco: a Christmas adventure
Elisa Kleven The horribly hungry gingerbread boy: a San Francisco story
Wendi Silvano Love is all around in San Francisco
Laurence Yep The Earth Dragon awakes: the San Francisco earthquake of 1906

Nonfiction
Zack Burgess Meet the San Francisco 49ers Child 796 B955
Fun facts & silly stories: odd around the world! Child 031 R589
Dorothy Hoobler What was the San Francisco Earthquake? Child 979.461 H776
Matt Weber San Francisco: the alphabet book Child 917 W373
Doug Williams 12 reasons to love the San Francisco Giants Child 796 W721

DVDs
The world of Sid & Marty Krofft

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AUDIOBOOKS
Fiction
Andrew Gross The one man CD Fic Gross

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EBOOKS
Fiction
Fredrik Backman A man called Ove
David Bianculli The Platinum Age of Television: From I Love Lucy to the Walking Dead, How TV Became Terrific
T.C. Boyle The terranauts
H.W. Brands. The general & the president: MacArthur & Truman at the brink of nuclear war
Michael Chabon Moonglow
Michael Connelly The wrong side of goodbye
Miranda Esmonde-White Forever Painless: End Chronic Pain & Reclaim Your Life in 30 Minutes a Day
Helen Fielding Bridget Jones's baby
Tana French The trespasser
Thomas L. Friedman Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations
Kathy Griffin Kathy Griffin's Celebrity Run-Ins: My A-Z Index
John Grisham The whistler
Lauren Groff Fates & furies
Alice Hoffman Faithful
Alice Hoffman The marriage of opposites
P.D. James The mistletoe murder
Erika Johansen The invasion of the Tearling
Erika Johansen The queen of the Tearling Volume I
Michael Kranish Trump revealed: an American journey of ambition, ego, money & power
David Lehman Best American Poetry 2016
Joyce Meyer Worry-Free Living: Trading Anxiety for Peace
Bill O'Reilly Killing the rising sun: how America vanquished World War II Japan
T. Jefferson Parker Crazy blood
Jodi Picoult Small great things
Yiftach Reicher Atir The English teacher
Mark Ribowsky Hank: The Short Life & Long Country Road of Hank Williams
Bernie Sanders Our Revolution
Patricia Schultz 1,000 Places to See in the United States & Canada Before You Die
Martin Cruz Smith The girl from Venice
Zadie Smith Swing time
Jon Stewart The Daily Show: An Oral History
The Best of the Harvard Lampoon
J.D. Vance Hillbilly elegy: a memoir of a family & culture in crisis
Beatriz Williams A certain age
Stuart Woods Sex, lies & serious money

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DVDs

Classics
South riding

Comedy
Hotel Paradiso
Moscow on the Hudson

Drama
The mother

Foreign Language
Cat soup = Nekojiru-sou DVD Japanese
Kyuketsuki Hunter D = Vampire hunter D DVD Japanese
Er shi si cheng ji = 24 city DVD Chinese
Tous les matins du monde = All the mornings of the world DVD French

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Body of lies

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Dollhouse Season one

Nonfiction
Jack Pierce: the maker of monsters DVD 791.4 T238
The Cliff House & Sutro Heights DVD 979.4 C637

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CDs

Musicals & Soundtracks
Barry Lloyd Barry Lloyd live! CD Musicals/Soundtracks Lloyd

Posted on Dec. 15, 2016 by Cherilyn Banson