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New Titles List for the Week of July 23


Courtney Cole Saving Beck
Mark Di Ionno Gods of wood & stone
Eric Gansworth Give me some truth: a novel with paintings
Keith Gessen A terrible country
Peter Handke The Moravian night: a story
Rachel Heng Suicide club
Caoilinn Hughes Orchid & the wasp
Dewi Lestari Supernova: the knight, the princess & the falling star
Thea Lim An ocean of minutes
Melissa Lucashenko Mullumbimby
Grace Dane Mazur The garden party
Beatriz Williams The summer wives
Katharine Kilalea Ok, Mr. Field

Historical Fiction
Andrea Camilleri The Sacco Gang

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Megan Abbott Give me your hand
Linda Castillo A gathering of secrets
Morrison, Arthur Martin Hewitt, investigator
James Patterson The black book
David Rosenfelt Rescued
Andrew Shaffer Hope never dies
Daniel Silva The other woman
Zoje Stage Baby teeth

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Delilah S. Dawson Kill the farm boy
Maria Dahvana Headley The mere wife
Naomi Novik Spinning silver
Rebecca Roanhorse Trail of lightning

Short Stories
Amy Bonnaffons The wrong heaven

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Roberto Recchioni Orphans. Vol. 1, The beginning 741.5 R243 v.1 comics

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Applied Sciences
Rosamund Young The secret life of cows 636.2 Y681

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Leonard Maltin Hooked on Hollywood: discoveries from a lifetime of film fandom 791.43 M261h
Modern masters from Latin America: the Pérez Simón collection 709.8 M720
Promote, tolerate, ban: art & culture in Cold War Hungary 709.43 P944

Biography & Genealogy
Michèle Mendelssohn Making Oscar Wilde 92 W671m

Business & Economics
George Gilder Life after Google: the fall of big data & the rise of the blockchain economy 338.47 G387

Computer Science
Naomi Ceder The quick Python book 005.1 P99c

Health & Medicine
Dean Buonomano Your brain is a time machine: the neuroscience & physics of time 612.82 B889
Paul Greenberg The omega principle: seafood & the quest for a long life & a healthier planet 613.2 G829
Kathy Harrison Prepping 101: 40 steps you can take to be prepared 613.69 H245
Alan Jasanoff The biological mind: how brain, body & environment collaborate to make us who we are 612.8233 J31
Charles Silver Overcharged: why Americans pay too much for health care 362.1 S587

Charlie English The storied city: the quest for Timbuktu & the fantastic mission to save its past 966.23 E361

Home & Family Management
Erin Rooney Doland Never too busy to cure clutter: simplify your life one minute at a time 648.8 D685
Fay Weller Changemakers: embracing hope, taking action & transforming the world 640.28 W458

David Pressman Nolo's patents for beginners 346.048 P93
Joseph Tartakovsky The lives of the constitution: ten exceptional minds that shaped America's supreme law 342.73 T178

Literature & Writing
Brian Fawcett Cambodia: a book for people who find television too slow 813 F281

Performing Arts & Music
Jennifer Keishin Armstrong Sex & the city & us: how four single women changed the way we think, live & love 791.45 A735x
Tina Frühauf Experiencing Jewish music in America: a listener's companion 780.89 F942
Dai Griffiths OK computer 782.2 G855
Joe Harvard The Velvet Underground & Nico 782.421 V548
Douglas Wolk Live at the Apollo 780.2 B812

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Justin J. Lehmiller Tell me what you want: the science of sexual desire & how it can help you improve your sex life 155.3 L528
Daniel J. Levitin Weaponized lies: how to think critically in the post-truth era 153.42 L666w
Brooke McAlary Slow: simple living for a frantic world 158.1 M459
Jaroslav Pelikán Whose Bible is it?: a short history of the Scriptures 220 P363
Francine Toder The vintage years: finding your inner artist (writer, musician, visual artist) after sixty 153.35 T566

Politics & Government
Walter Laqueur The future of terrorism: ISIS, Al-Qaeda & the alt-right 363.325 L317

Social Sciences & Current Events
Jeff Biggers Resistance: reclaiming an American tradition 303.484 B592
Andrea Gabor After the education wars: how smart schools upend the business of reform 370.973 G113
Kristin Lawless Formerly known as food: how the industrial food system is changing our minds, bodies & culture 363.8 L427
Larissa MacFarquhar Strangers drowning: impossible idealism, drastic choices & the urge to help 170.44 M143
Richard A. Walker Pictures of a gone city: tech & the dark side of prosperity in the San Francisco Bay Area 303.483 W151
Christopher White The last lobster: boom or bust for Maine's greatest fishery? 304.25 W582

Sports & Games
Grant Wahl Masters of modern soccer: how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game 796.334 W125

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Posted on Jul. 26, 2018 by Cherilyn Banson