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New Titles List for the Week of December 9

BOOKS

FICTION
Bernardine Evaristo Girl, woman, other
Niall Williams This is happiness

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Gigi Pandian The glass thief
Anders Roslund Three minutes
Loren D. Estleman When old midnight comes along
John Harvey Body & soul
Dorothy B. Hughes Dread journey
Paul Johnston Impolitic corpses
James Sallis Sarah Jane

Short Stories
Leigh Camacho Rourks Moon trees & other orphans

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NONFICTION

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Andrew Bolton Camp: notes on fashion 746.92 B639

Biography & Genealogy
Ada Deer Making a difference: my fight for native rights & social justice 977.4004 D360
Thomas Travisano Love unknown: the life & worlds of Elizabeth Bishop 92 B6207t

Business & Economics
Cliff Kuang User friendly: how the hidden rules of design are changing the way we live, work & play 658.5 K950
Matt Stoller Goliath 338.82 S686
Alexandra Watkins Hello, my name is awesome: how to create brand names that stick 658.827 W322

Chess
Jonathan Rowson The moves that matter: a chess grandmaster on the game of life 794.1092 R88m
Adrian Mikhalchishin Power of exchange 794.1 M996

Health & Medicine
David J. Linden (editor) Think tank: forty neuroscientists explore the biological roots of human experience 612.82 T348
Kate Pickert Radical: the science, culture & history of breast cancer in America 616.994 P586

History
Byron L. Dorgan The girl in the photograph 973.0497 D733
Hédi Fried Questions I am asked about the Holocaust 940.5318 F912
Buddy Levy Labyrinth of ice: the triumphant & tragic Greely polar expedition 919.8 L668
Lincoln A. Mitchell San Francisco year zero: political upheaval, punk rock & a third place baseball team 979.461 M692
David Stahel Retreat from Moscow: reconceiving Germany's winter campaign, 1941-1942 940.542 S781r

Law
Dovey Johnson Roundtree Mighty justice: my life in civil rights 340.092 R760

Literature & Writing
Vladimir Nabokov Think, write, speak: uncollected essays, reviews & letters to the editor 813 N11t
Ian Sansom September 1, 1939: a biography of a poem 821 A89sa

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Nancy Davis Kho The thank-you project: cultivating happiness one letter of gratitude at a time 158.1 K528
Stephen Mitchell Joseph & the way of forgiveness: a biblical tale retold 222.11 M68
Whitley Strieber A new world 001.942 S917

Politics & Government
Ben Crump Open season: legalized genocide of colored people 323.1196 C888

Social Sciences & Current Events
Nicholas Buccola The fire is upon us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr. & the debate over race in America 305.8 B851
Natalie Fee How to save the world for free 333.72 F32
Jonathan Foiles This city is killing me: community trauma & toxic stress in urban America 362.5 F693
Winona Guo Tell me who you are: sharing our stories of race, culture & identity 305.8 G959
Samra Habib We have always been here: a queer Muslim memoir 306.76 H114
Vivian Ho Those who wander: America's lost street kids 305.5692 H650
Saeed Jones How we fight for our lives: a memoir 306.76 J710
Dorothy Roberts Fatal invention: how science, politics & big business re-create race in the twenty-first century 305.8 R643f
Steve Slocum Why do they hate us?: making peace with the Muslim world 305.6 S53
Matt Taibbi Hate Inc.: why today's media makes us despise one another 302.23 T129h
Erika Lee America for Americans: a history of xenophobia in the United States 305.8 L477
Megan K. Stack Women's work: a reckoning with home & help 331.4 S123

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AUDIOBOOKS
Fiction
Margaret Atwood The testaments CD Fic Atwood
Ruth Ware The turn of the key CD Fic Ware

Nonfiction
Barry Levine All the president's women: Donald Trump & the making of a predator CD 973.933 L578
Edmund Morris Edison CD 620.92 E24m
Edward Snowden Permanent record 327.12 S674p

Posted on Dec. 11, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson