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New Titles List for the Week of January 8

BOOKS

FICTION
Daniel A. Olivas The king of lighting fixtures
Daniel Suarez Change agent
Daniel Keyes Flowers for Algernon

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Sue Ann Jaffarian Thugs & kisses

Short Stories
McSweeney's 51 SS M175
The O. Henry prize stories 2017 SS S67 2017

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Kris Bertin, Alexander Forbes The case of the missing men 741.5 B544 comics
Barry Blitt Blitt 741.5 B649 comics
Julie Maroh Body music 741.5 M354b comics
Hillary Chute Why Comics?: From Underground to Everywhere 741.59 C564 comics

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NONFICTION
Applied Sciences
Harvey Schwartz Building the Golden Gate Bridge: a workers' oral history 624.2 S399
Dawn Sylvia-Stasiewicz Training the best dog ever: a 5-week program using the power of positive reinforcement 636.7 S985

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Coins of England & the United Kingdom. Decimal issues 737.4 S757d
Coins of England & the United Kingdom. Pre-decimal issues 737.4 S757
Mark Evans John Constable: oil sketches from the Victoria & Albert Museum 750.92 C75be
Christine Sciacca Illuminating women in the medieval world 745.67 S416
Dos Winkel Another world: colours, textures & patterns of the deep 779.3 W773
Tim Flach Endangered 779.32 F571

Biography & Genealogy
Chris Matthews Bobby Kennedy: a raging spirit 92 K3557m

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
John Neal Hoover Headlines of history: historic newspapers of St. Louis & the world through the centuries at the St. Louis Mercantile Library Association 071 H789

Chess
Ramesch RB Fundamental chess: logical decision making 794.1 R172

Food & Drink
Best food writing 2017 641 B56 2017
Lily Diamond Kale & Caramel: recipes for body, heart & table 641.563 D537
Nancy Singleton Hachisu Japanese farm food 641.5952 H117
Jill Nussinow Vegan under pressure: perfect vegan meals made quick & easy in your pressure cooker 641.5636 N975
Sarah Owens Toast & jam: modern recipes for rustic baked goods & sweet & savory spreads 641.815 O976
Wilma Paterson Lord Byron's relish: Regency recipes with notes culinary & Byronic 641.5942 P296
Nicole Pisani Ultimate soup cleanse: 60 recipes to reduce, restore, renew & resolve 641.813 P674u
Amy Snyder The everything vegetarian pressure cooker cookbook 641.5636 S675
Marisa Huff Aperitivo: the cocktail culture of Italy: recipes for drinks & small dishes 641.874 H889

History
Stephen Paul DeVillo The Bowery: the strange history of New York's oldest street 974.71 D494
Blaine Harden King of spies: the dark reign of America's spymaster in Korea 951.9 H259
A.J. Jacobs It's all relative: adventures up & down the world's family tree 929.1 J171
Michael G. Laramie King William's War: the first contest for North America, 1689-1697 973.2 L318

Home & Family Management
Emily Ley A simplified life: tactical tools for intentional living 640 L681

Languages & Linguistics
Karen Elizabeth Gordon Out of the loud hound of darkness: a dictionarrative 428 G662

Law
David M. O'Brien Justice Robert H. Jackson's unpublished opinion in Brown v. Board 344.73 O132

Literature & Writing
Amit Chaudhuri Calcutta: two years in the city 828.914 C496
The American Society of Magazine Editors The best American magazine writing 2017 814 B561 2017

Performing Arts & Music
Darryl W. Bullock David Bowie made me gay: 100 years of LGBT music 780.8 B938
David Hepworth Uncommon people: the rise & fall of the rock stars 781.66 H529u
Dave Kehr Movies that mattered: more reviews from a transformative decade 791.43 K269
Ben Urwand The collaboration: Hollywood's pact with Hitler 791.43 U83
Nicholas Hytner Balancing acts: behind the scenes at London's National Theatre 792.094 H999

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Max Lucado Anxious for nothing: finding calm in a chaotic world 248.8 L931
Jonathan K. Crane Eating ethically: religion & science for a better diet 178 C891
Dalai Lama An open heart: practicing compassion in everyday life 294.34 B917o
Dalai Lama The joy of living & dying in peace 294.34 B917

Politics & Government
Corey R. Lewandowski Let Trump be Trump: the inside story of his rise to the presidency 324.973 L669

Reference
Children's writer's & illustrator's market 2018 655.52 C53
Poet's market 2018 655.52 P745
The Chicago manual of style 808 C53 2017
RIA California tax handbook 336.2 P48

Social Sciences & Current Events
Julie Houts Literally me 305.42 H844
John L. Locke Eavesdropping: an intimate history 306.44 L814
George Monbiot Out of the wreckage: a new politics for an age of crisis 306.2 M736
Harvey Schwartz Solidarity stories: an oral history of the ILWU 331.88 S399
Kevin C. Armitage This green & growing land: environmental activism in American history 363.7 A732
Nancy L. Green Other americans in paris: businessmen, countesses, wayward youth, 1880-1941 305.8 G795

Travel & Geography
Gaines Post Jr. Blue bug, red road 917.304 P857
The Michelin guide: San Francisco, Bay Area & Wine Country 2018 917.946 M623
The cities book: a journey through the best cities in the world 910.91 C581

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LARGE PRINT
Fiction
Philippa Gregory The last Tudor Large Print Gregory

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CHILDREN'S COLLECTION

BOOKS

Nonfiction
Coyote Peterson's brave adventures: wild animals in a wild world Child 591.5 P485

Posted on Jan. 4, 2018 by Cherilyn Banson