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New Titles List for the Week of January 22


Naima Coster Halsey Street
Robin MacArthur Heart spring mountain
Lucy Hughes-Hallett Peculiar ground
Ali Smith Winter
Chloe Benjamin The immortalists
Hallgrímur Helgason Woman at 1,000 degrees

Historical Fiction
Gregory Blake Smith The maze at Windermere

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Luca D'Andrea Beneath the mountain
Michel Bussi Black Water lilies
Nathaniel Rich King Zeno
A.J. Finn The woman in the window
Christopher J. Yates Grist Mill Road
Boris Akunin The state counsellor
Sujata Massey The widows of Malabar Hill
Louisa Luna Two girls down

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Seanan McGuire Beneath the sugar sky
Nick Harkaway Gnomon
Joe Haldeman The forever war

Short Stories
Dave McKean (editor) The Weight of words SS M154

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Julia Wertz Tenements, towers & trash: an unconventional illustrated history of New York City 974.71 W499 comics

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Applied Sciences
Scott Kelly Endurance: a year in space, a lifetime of discovery 629.45 K295

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Julie Adair King Digital photography for dummies 778.3 K521
Jewel Stern Modernism in American silver: 20th-century design 739.23 S839
Gail Buckland Who shot sports: a photographic history, 1843 to the present 779.979 B924
Rob Sheppard Landscape photography: from snapshots to great shots 778.93 S549

Biography & Genealogy
Edward O. Thorp A man for all markets: from Las Vegas to Wall Street, how I beat the dealer & the market 92 T517
Richard Branson Losing my virginity: how I survived, had fun & made a fortune doing business my way 92 B822

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
George Melloan Free people, free markets: how the Wall Street journal opinion pages shaped America 071.4 M527
Mark Purcell The country house library 027.1 P985

Business & Economics
Gerard Helferich An unlikely trust: Theodore Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan & the improbable partnership that remade American business 330.973 H474
Chris Burniske Cryptoassets: the innovative investor's guide to bitcoin & beyond 332.178 B966
Sean Ellis Hacking growth: how today's fastest-growing companies drive breakout success 658 E471
Matthew Pollard The introvert's edge: how the quiet & shy can outsell anyone 658.85 P771
Camille Fournier The manager's path: a guide for tech leaders navigating growth & change 658.3 F778
Carter Cast The right--and wrong--stuff: how brilliant careers are made & unmade 650.1 C346
Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke (editor) The spread of modern industry to the periphery since 1871 338.09 S768
The tao of Charlie Munger: a compilation of quotes from Berkshire Hathaway's vice chairman on life, business & the pursuit of wealth 332.6 M966
Timothy Ferriss Tribe of mentors: short life advice from the best in the world 650.1 F39t
Jesse Mecham You need a budget: the proven system for breaking the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle, getting out of debt & living the life you want 332.024 M486
Anthony Davenport Your score: an insider's secrets to understanding, controlling & protecting your credit score 332.7 D247

Food & Drink
Christine Ingram Vegetarian & vegetable cooking: the essential encyclopedia of healthy eating 641.5636 I542

Health & Medicine
Martha Clare Morris Diet for the mind: the latest science on what to eat to prevent Alzheimer's & cognitive decline-- from the creator of the MIND diet 616.831 M875
Victoria Sweet Slow medicine: the way to healing 610 S974
Baxter Bell Yoga for healthy aging: a guide to lifelong well-being 613.7 B433

Andrew Paul Mele Italian Staten Island 974.71 M519
Vanessa R. Schwartz Modern France: a very short introduction 944 S399
Clare Mulley The women who flew for Hitler: a true story of soaring ambition & searing rivalry 940.5449 M958
David Stevenson 1917: war, peace & revolution 940.3 S847

Home & Family Management
Jinny Blom The thoughtful gardener 712.2 B653

Languages & Linguistics
ShaoLan Hsueh Chineasy everyday: learning Chinese through its culture 495.1 H873

Literature & Writing
John Freeman How to read a novelist 808.3 F855
MLA Handbook 808 M689
Stephen Colbert's midnight confessions 818.602 C684

Performing Arts & Music
Terry Burrows The art of sound: a visual history for audiophiles 780.266 B972

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Eric Barker Barking up the wrong tree: the surprising science behind why everything you know about success is (mostly) wrong 158.1 B255
Haiming Wen Chinese philosophy 181.1 W467
Michael Shermer Heavens on earth: the scientific search for the afterlife, immortality & utopia 202.3 S553
Hattie Bryant I'll have it my way 179.7 B915
Philip Stokes Philosophy: 100 essential thinkers 109.2 S874
Nigel Warburton Philosophy: the classics 109 W254
Bryan W. Van Norden Taking back philosophy: a multicultural manifesto 101 V269
Abigail Marsh The fear factor: how one emotion connects altruists, psychopaths & everyone in-between 152.46 M365
Gretchen Rubin The four tendencies: the indispensable personality profiles that reveal how to make your life better (and other people's lives better, too) 155.2 R896
Robert H. Lustig The hacking of the American mind: the science behind the corporate takeover of our bodies & brains 152.42 L972
Nigel Warburton. Thinking from A to Z 153.43 W254
Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek Utilitarianism: a very short introduction 171.5 L431

Keith Jones (editor) Cancer sourcebook 616.994 C215
Robert H. Pantell Taking care of your child: a parent's illustrated guide to complete medical care 618.92 P197

Social Sciences & Current Events
Paulin Ismard Democracy's slaves: a political history of ancient Greece 306.362 I83
Gilles Kepel Terror in France: the rise of jihad in the west 363.325 K38t
Esther Perel The state of affairs: rethinking infidelity 306.736 P437
Brooke Erin Duffy (Not) getting paid to do what you love: gender, social media & aspirational work 302.23 D858
Michael Walzer A foreign policy for the Left 327.101 W242
Dieter Helm Burn out: the endgame for fossil fuels 333.82 H478
Jack Loeffler (editor) Voices of counterculture in the Southwest 306.1 L825

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Jennifer Romolini Weird in a World That's Not: A Career Guide for Misfits, F*ckups & Failures CD 650.1 R766
Sara Wachter-Boettcher Technically wrong: sexist apps, biased algorithms & other threats of toxic tech CD 303.4834 W114

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Rachel Rhys A dangerous crossing
Carla Cassidy Annie & the Outlaw & Her Cowboy Distraction--Annie & the Outlaw: The Wild West Series, Book 4
Bernard Cornwell Fools & mortals
Robin MacArthur Heart spring mountain
Lucy Hughes-Hallett Peculiar ground
Allegra Huston Say my name
Sarah Tarkoff Sinless
Nicci French Sunday silence
Neil Olson The black painting
Linda Lael Miller The bridegroom
Alex Gray The Swedish Girl: Lorimer & Brightman Series, Book 10
Jillian Medoff This could hurt

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Big idea DVD 791.43 B592

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Shai Wosner Impromptu: Beethoven, Chopin, Dvorak, Gershwin, Ives, Liszt & Schubert CD Classical Wosner
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky Symphonies 1, 2 & 5 CD Classical Tchaikovsky

Jazz & Blues
Vijay Iyer Sextet Far from over CD Jazz Iyer
Ahmad Jamal Marseille CD Jazz Jamal

LCD Soundsystem American dream CD Pop LCD Soundsystem
U2 Songs of experience CD Pop U2
Bob Dylan Trouble no more: bootleg series. Vol. 13, 1979-1981 CD Pop Dylan

Posted on Jan. 18, 2018 by Cherilyn Banson