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New Titles List for the Week of December 23

BOOKS

FICTION
Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Robin Cook Genesis
Karin Slaughter Pieces of her
M. C. Beaton Beating about the bush
Christopher Fowler Bryant & May: the lonely hour
Kate Saunders Laetitia Rodd & the case of the wandering scholar

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NONFICTION
Applied Sciences
Clyde W. Ford Think black: a memoir 620.92 F75

Biography & Genealogy
Francesca Cartier Brickell The Cartiers: the untold story of the family behind the jewelry empire 739.27 C466b
The selected letters of Ralph Ellison 92 E471s
Joe Posnanski The life & afterlife of Harry Houdini 793.8 H83p

Business & Economics
Nathan Latka How to be a capitalist without any capital: the four rules you must break to get rich 332.024 L349

Computer Science
Khalid Saleh Conversion optimization 006.76 S322

History
Robert Harms Land of tears: the exploration & exploitation of equatorial Africa 967.03 H288
Douglas K. Miller Indians on the move: Native American mobility & urbanization in the twentieth century 970.004 M612
Leslie Marmon Silko Yellow woman & a beauty of the spirit: essays on Native American life today 970.004 S34
Sarah Abrevaya Stein Family papers: a Sephardic journey through the twentieth century 929.2 S341
Jeremy D. Popkin A new world begins: the history of the French Revolution 944.04 P812

Performing Arts & Music
Jeanine Basinger The movie musical! 791.43 B313m
Erin Carlson Queen Meryl: the iconic roles, heroic deeds & legendary life of Meryl Streep 792.092 S914q
Richard Crawford Summertime: George Gershwin's life in music 780.92 G38c
Mark A. Robinson Sitcommentary: television comedies that changed America 791.45 R560
Carly Simon Touched by the sun: my friendship with Jackie 780.92 S594t
Garry O'Connor Ian McKellen: a biography 792.092 M195

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Todd Rose Dark horse: achieving success through the pursuit of fulfillment 158.1 R796

Politics & Government
Anne Nelson Shadow network: media, money & the secret hub of the radical right 320.52 N331

Social Sciences & Current Events
Rebecca Deng What they meant for evil: how a lost girl of Sudan found healing, peace & purpose in the midst of suffering 305.9069 D414
Bobby Duffy Why we're wrong about nearly everything: a theory of human misunderstanding 306.4 D874
Darryl Pinckney Busted in New York & other essays 305.8 P651
David Sloan Wilson This view of life: completing the Darwinian revolution 303.4 W747

Travel & Geography
Fodor's essential France 914.4 F653
Paul Theroux On the plain of snakes: a Mexican journey 917.2 T41

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CHILDREN'S COLLECTION

Nonfiction
Elise Gravel What is a refugee? Child 305.9069 G781

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CDs
Classical
Dietrich Buxtehude Trio sonatas, op. 1 CD Classical Buxtehude
Dmitri Shostakovich Under Stalin's shadow: Symphonies nos. 6 & 7 ; Incidental music to "King Lear" CD Classical Shostakovich
Carl Nielsen Symphony no. 4: Inextinguishable ; Symphony no. 6: Sinfonia semplice CD Classical Nielsen

Popular
Cage the Elephant Social cues CD Pop Cage
Stephen Malkmus Groove denied CD Pop Malkmus

Posted on Dec. 26, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson