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New Titles List for the Week of February 11

BOOKS

FICTION
Amit Chaudhuri Friend of my youth
Mariana Dimópulos All my goodbyes
Yiyun Li Where reasons end
Elinor Lipman Good riddance
Peter Mendelsund Same same
Katrin Schumann The forgotten hours
Mary Adkins When you read this
Amy Feltman Willa & Hesper
Christobel Kent What we did
Johannes Lichtman Such good work

Historical Fiction
Elizabeth McCracken Bowlaway
Whitney Scharer The age of light

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Megan Collins The winter sister
Mike Lawson House arrest
Adele Parks I invited her in
Jane Harper The lost man
Lars Kepler Stalker
C.J. Tudor The hiding place

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Marlon James Black leopard, red wolf

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
James Sturm Off season 741.5 S971 comics
David F. Walker The life of Frederick Douglass: a graphic narrative of a slave's journey from bondage to freedom 92 D737w comics

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NONFICTION

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Wendy Bernard Japanese stitches unraveled: 160+ stitch patterns to knit top down, bottom up, back & forth & in the round 746.43 B456
Boogie Moscow 779.2 B644
Search engine art beta: Digital Futures Victoria & Albert Museum 776 S4391

Biography & Genealogy
Tom Clavin Wild Bill: the true story of the American frontier's first gunfighter 92 H62c

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Stephanie Chandler The nonfiction book publishing plan: the professional guide to profitable self-publishing 070.5 C361

Business & Economics
Richard N. Bolles What color is your parachute? 2019: a practical manual for job-hunters & career-changers 650.14 B69
Mark Hunter High-profit prospecting: powerful strategies to find the best leads & drive breakthrough sales results 658.85 H916
Grant Sabatier Financial freedom: a proven path to all the money you will ever need 332.024 S132
Jill Schlesinger The dumb things smart people do with their money: thirteen ways to right your financial wrongs 332.024 S38

Chess
Karsten Müller Man vs machine: challenging human supremacy at chess 794.17 M68

Computer Science
Sergey Grinev Mastering JavaFX 10: build advanced & visually stunning Java applications 005.1 J415g

Food & Drink
Yasmin Khan Zaitoun: recipes from the Palestinian kitchen 641.5956 K527

Health & Medicine
Lucy Inglis Milk of paradise: a history of opium 615.32 I45
Jill Miller The roll model: a step-by-step guide to erase pain, improve mobility & live better in your body 613.7 M612
Esmé Weijun Wang The collected schizophrenias: essays 616.89 W246
Robert M. Kaplan More than medicine: the broken promise of American health 362.1 K141

History
Angelos Chaniotis Age of conquests: the Greek world from Alexander to Hadrian 938.08 C362
Roy Strong The story of Britain: a history of the great ages: from the Romans to the present 941 S92st

Home & Family Management
Denise E. Clifton Tables from the rubble: how the restaurants that arose after the great quake of 1906 still feed San Francisco today 647.9579 C613
Bernhard Roetzel Gentleman: a timeless guide to fashion 646.32 R629

Literature & Writing
Hilton Als (editor) The best American essays 2018 814.8 B56 2018
Frank Cebulski Love songs for a certain age 811 C387e
Children's writer's & illustrator's market 655.52 C53
Dana Gioia (editor) The best American poetry. 2018 811.08 B56
Kim McLarin Womanish: a grown black woman speaks on life & love 814.54 M459

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Sam Kean (editor) The best American science & nature writing 2018 500 B56n

Performing Arts & Music
Jans B. Wager Jazz & cocktails: rethinking race & the sound of film noir 791.43 W123
Will Ashon Chamber music: Wu-Tang & America (in 36 pieces) 782.421 W950a

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Peter H. Dennis Handwriting analysis: an adventure in self-discovery 155.282 D423
René Girard I see Satan fall like lightning 230 G51i
Daniel J. Mahoney The idol of our age: how the religion of humanity subverts Christianity 230 M279

Reference
The Old farmer's almanac 2019 Ref 031.02 O447
Robert Lee Brewer (editor) Poet's market 2019 Ref 655.52 P745
J.K. Lasser's your income tax 2019 Ref 336.24 J11
Robert Lee Brewer (editor) Novel & short story writer's market 2019 Ref 808.02 N937
VideoHound's golden movie retriever 2019 Ref 791.4 V65
Chase's calendar of events 2019: the ultimate go-to guide for special days, weeks & months Ref 394 C48

Social Sciences & Current Events
Darrell Bricker Empty planet: the shock of global population decline 304.6 B762
Steven Brint Two cheers for higher education: why American universities are stronger than ever & how to meet the challenges they face 378.73 B772
Sid Holt (editor) The best American magazine writing 2018 814 B561
Roger McNamee Zucked: waking up to the Facebook catastrophe 302.3 M459
J.J. Mulligan Sepúlveda No human is illegal: an attorney on the front lines of the immigration war 325.73 S63

Sports & Games
Ned Colletti The Big Chair: the smooth hops & bad bounces from the inside world of the acclaimed Los Angeles Dodgers general manager 796.357 C689

Travel & Geography
Frommer's easyguide to London 2019 914.21 F93e
Jeff Maynard Antarctica's lost aviator: the epic adventure to explore the last frontier on Earth 919.8 M454
Cheryl Strayed (editor) The best American travel writing 2018 910 B561

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DVDs
Classics
Macbeth
Trouble in paradise

Comedy
Airheads
Gumshoe

Drama
The bodyguard
The sense of an ending

Musicals
Alexander's ragtime band

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
The king

Posted on Feb. 13, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson