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New Titles List for the Week of February 20


Emily Bitto The strays
Lisa Carey The stolen child
Reed Farrel Coleman What you break
Neil Gaiman Norse mythology
Katie Kitamura A separation
Andrew Miller The crossing
Viet Thanh Nguyen The refugees
Joyce Carol Oates A book of American martyrs
Ali Smith Autumn
April Smith Home sweet home
Yoko Tawada Memoirs of a polar bear
Aharon Appelfeld The man who never stopped sleeping
Paul Auster 4 3 2 1
Anna Pitoniak The futures
Jean Thompson She poured out her heart
Kayla Rae Whitaker The animators

Historical Fiction
Sarah A. Morris Le temps viendra: a novel of Anne Boleyn. Vol. 1
Sarah A. Morris Le temps viendra: a novel of Anne Boleyn. Volume II

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
M.C. Beaton Pushing up daisies
Alex Berenson The prisoner
Tracee de Hahn Swiss vendetta
Brian Freeman The night bird
Arjun Raj Gaind A very pukka murder
Lisa Gardner Right behind you
Sarah Pinborough Behind her eyes
Ian Rankin Rather be the devil
Duane Swierczynski Revolver
Hideo Yokoyama Six four

Robert Knott Robert B. Parker's Revelation

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
David Prudhomme Cruising through the Louvre 741.5 P971 comics

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Applied Sciences
John Parrington Redesigning life: how genome editing will transform the world 660.6 P261

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Jimmy DiResta Workshop mastery with Jimmy Diresta: a guide to working with metal, wood, plastic & leather 745.56 D598
Michael Robinson Japanese woodblocks 769.952 R658
Henry Plummer The experience of architecture 721 P735

Biography & Genealogy
Alex Prud'homme The French chef in America: Julia Child's second act 92 C536p
David J. Skal Something in the blood: the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula 92 S874s
Kevin Dann Expect great things: the life & search of Henry David Thoreau 92 T490d

Business & Economics
Ellen Gordon Reeves Can I wear my nose ring to the interview?: the crash course: finding, landing & keeping your first real job 650.14 R332

Food & Drink
Jennifer Farley The gourmet kitchen: recipes from the creator of Savory Simple 641.5 F231
Ellen Jackson Portland Farmers Market cookbook: 100 seasonal recipes & stories that celebrate local food & people 641.5979 J124
Andrea Quynhgiao Nguyen The pho cookbook: easy to adventurous recipes for Vietnam's favorite soup & noodles 641.5959 N576
Robert Simonson A proper drink: the untold story of how a band of bartenders saved the civilized drinking world 641.874 S611
Annelies Zijderveld Steeped: recipes infused with tea 641.637 Z68

Health & Medicine
Sharon Begley Can't just stop: an investigation of compulsions 616.852 B417
Miranda Esmonde-White Forever painless: end chronic pain & reclaim your life in 30 minutes a day 616.047 E761
Berna G. Huebner (editor) I remember better when I paint: art & alzheimer's, opening doors, making connections 616.8916 H887
Joe Tatta Heal your pain now: the revolutionary program to reset your brain & body for a pain-free life 616.047 T221

Ben Coates Why the Dutch are different: a journey into the hidden heart of the Netherlands 949.2 C652
Daniel Gordis Israel: a concise history of a nation reborn 956.94 G661
Kevin R.C. Gutzman Thomas Jefferson, revolutionary: a radical's struggle to remake America 973.4 G985
Cate Lineberry The secret rescue: an untold story of American nurses & medics behind Nazi lines 940.54 L754
Alexis Peri The war within: diaries from the Siege of Leningrad 940.54 P441
Michael R. Auslin End of the Asian century: war, stagnation & the risks to the world's most dynamic region 950.4 A935
David Satter The less you know, the better you sleep: Russia's road to terror & dictatorship under Yeltsin & Putin 947.086 S253

Literature & Writing
Caitlin Moran Moranifesto 828 M829

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Claire Beverley The anatomy of insects & spiders: over 600 exquisite forms 571.3 B571

Performing Arts & Music
Robert J. Wagner I loved her in the movies: memories of Hollywood's legendary actresses 791.43 W132

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Tom Bissell Apostle, or, Bones that shine like fire: travels among the tombs of the twelve 225.92 B623
Nadia Bolz-Weber Pastrix: the cranky, beautiful faith of a sinner & saint 284.1 B694p
Gretchen Rubin Happier at home: kiss more, jump more, abandon a project, read Samuel Johnson & my other experiments in the practice of everyday life 158 R896h
Meik Wiking The little book of hygge: Danish secrets to happy living 158.1 W663

Politics & Government
David Daley Ratf**ked: the true story behind the secret plan to steal America's democracy 328.73 D141
Louis Sell From Washington to Moscow: US-Soviet relations & the collapse of the USSR 327.73 S467
Matt Taibbi Insane clown president: dispatches from the 2016 circus 324.973 T129

VideoHound's golden movie retriever 791.4 V65

Social Sciences & Current Events
Ivan Coyote Tomboy survival guide 306.76 C881
Alfred Mill Social security 101: from medicare to spousal benefits, an essential primer on government retirement aid 368.4 M645
Caitlin Shetterly Modified: GMOs & the threat to our food, our land, our future 363.192 S554

Travel & Geography
Paul Doyle Lebanon 915.692 B812
Jason Frye Blue Ridge & Smoky Mountains 917.6889 M818
Ginevra Lovatelli Secret Rome 914.56 S446
National Geographic guide to the national parks of Canada 917.1 N277
National Geographic Traveler Arizona 917.91 N277
Rolf Potts Vagabonding: an uncommon guide to the art of long-term world travel 910 P871

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Sherri Duskey Rinker Mighty, mighty construction site Child Rinker

Walter Dean Myers Frederick Douglass: the lion who wrote history Child 92 D737

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Wm. Paul Young The shack CD Fic Young

Glennon Doyle Melton Love warrior CD 306.89 M528
Caitlin Moran Moranifesto CD 828 M829
Bernie Sanders Our revolution: a future to believe in CD 973.932 S215
David J. Skal Something in the blood: the untold story of Bram Stoker, the man who wrote Dracula CD 92 S874s
Salim Yaqub The United States & the Middle East, 1914 to 9/11 CD 327.73 Y25

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Holiday affair

Pit stop
The curious case of Benjamin Button

Cutie & the boxer DVD 759.13 C988
al-Maydān = The square DVD 962.056 S773
Citizen Koch DVD 324.977 C581
Stories we tell DVD 306.85 S884
The Orient Express DVD 385.095 O691
The Trans-Siberian Railroad DVD 385.095 T772

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Jazz & Blues
Charlie Hunter Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth CD Jazz Hunter
Sonny Rollins Road shows. Vol. 4, Holding the stage CD Jazz Rollins

Macy Gray Stripped CD Pop Gray

Posted on Feb. 16, 2017 by Cherilyn Banson