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New Titles List for the Week of June 24


Catherine Chung The tenth muse
Graeme Simsion The Rosie result

Historical Fiction
Elin Hilderbrand Summer of '69

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Barbara Bourland Fake like me
Denise Mina Conviction
Megan Miranda The last house guest

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Kate Heartfield Alice Payne arrives
Laurie J. Marks Water logic
Andrew Wilmot The death scene artist

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Yuhki Kamatani Our dreams at dusk 741.5 K127 comics
Jim Ottaviani Hawking 530.92 H39o comics

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Applied Sciences
Jeff Cioletti Sakepedia: a non-traditional guide to Japan's traditional beverage 663.49 G436
Jonathan Fetter-Vorm Moonbound: Apollo 11 & the dream of spaceflight 629.454 F431
Judith M. Taylor A five year plan for geraniums: growing flowers commercially in East Germany 1946-1989 635.9 T238f

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Kwame Brathwaite Kwame Brathwaite: black is beautiful 770.92 B737
Duncan Hannah 20th century boy: notebooks of the seventies 759.13 H195
Marvin Heiferman (editor) Seeing science: how photography reveals the universe 770 S328
Martha Drexler Lynn American studio ceramics: innovation & identity, 1940 to 1979 738.3 L993
Laurence Bertrand Dorléac Art of the defeat: France 1940-1944 709.44 B462
Gods in color: polychromy in the ancient world 730.93 G589

Biography & Genealogy
Nigel Jones Rupert Brooke: life, death & myth 92 B8712j

Business & Economics
Ken Coleman The proximity principle: the proven strategy that will lead to the career you love 650.1 C677
Nathan Lewis The magic formula 338.9 L675

Devoted to chess: the creative heritage of Yuri Razuvaev 794.15 R279d
Nigel Davies The rules of winning chess 794.1 D257r

Computer Science
Bill Hughes Samsung Galaxy S10 004.1675 S193

Food & Drink
Florencia Ramirez Eat less water 641.5 R145

Health & Medicine
Louise Aronson Elderhood: redefining medicine, life & aging in America 362.6 A675
A.K. Benjamin Let me not be mad: a story of unraveling minds 612.8 B438
Antonia Malchik A walking life: reclaiming our health & our freedom one step at a time 613.71 M292
ita Sweeny Depression Hates a Moving Target: how running with my dog brought me back from the brink 616.895 S35

Aaron Bobrow-Strain The death & life of Aida Hernandez: a border story 972.1 B663
Steven Gunn The English People at War in the Age of Henry VIII 942.05 G956
David D. Kirkpatrick Into the hands of the soldiers: freedom & chaos in Egypt & the Middle East 962.05 K636
Andrew Nagorski 1941: the year that Germany lost the war 940.542 N152y
Sarah Rose D-Day girls: the spies who armed the resistance, sabotaged the Nazis & helped win World War II 940.5486 R79

Home & Family Management
Hilarie Wakefield Dayton Sew bags: the practical guide to making purses, totes, clutches & more: 13 skill-building projects 646.4 D337

Thom Hartmann The hidden history of guns & the Second Amendment 344.7305 H333

Literature & Writing
Steve Almond William Stoner & the battle for the inner life 813.54 W670a
Trish Hall Writing to persuade: how to bring people over to your side 808.04 H140

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Jon Gertner The ice at the end of the world: an epic journey into Greenland's buried past & our perilous future 559.8 G384
Ruth Kassinger Slime: how algae created us, plague us & just might save us 579.8 K19
Cesare Leonardi The architecture of trees 582.16 L553

Performing Arts & Music
Stanley Booth Red hot & blue: fifty years of writing about music, Memphis & motherfuckers 781.643 B644
Vivien Goldman Revenge of the she-punks: a feminist music history from Poly Styrene to Pussy Riot 780.92 G569
Mark Howard Listen up!: recording music with Bob Dylan, Neil Young, U2, R.E.M., the Tragically Hip, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tom Waits ... 780.2 H831
Stephen Johnson How Shostakovich changed my mind 781.1 J630
Robert Matzen Dutch girl: Audrey Hepburn & World War II 792.092 H52d

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Jake Richards Backwoods witchcraft: conjure & folk magic from Appalachia 133.43 R390
Oprah Winfrey The path made clear: discovering your life's direction & purpose 158.1 W768p

Politics & Government
Tom Dalzell The battle for People's Park, Berkeley 1969 322.44 D153
Jackie Speier Undaunted: surviving Jonestown, summoning courage & fighting back 328.73 S324
George F. Will The conservative sensibility 320.52 W689

Social Sciences & Current Events
Rich Cohen The last pirate of New York: a ghost ship, a killer & the birth of a gangster nation 364.1 H529
Kate Fazzini Kingdom of lies: unnerving adventures in the world of cybercrime 364.168 F299
Melinda Gates The moment of lift: how empowering women changes the world 305.42 G223
Jennifer Berry Hawes Grace will lead us home: the Charleston Church Massacre & the hard, inspiring journey to forgiveness 364.152 H312
Linda Hirshman Reckoning: the epic battle against sexual abuse & harassment 305.42 H669
Amanda Little The fate of food: what we'll eat in a bigger, hotter, smarter world 338.19 L721
Walt Odets Out of the shadows: reimagining gay men's lives 306.76 O28

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P.L. Travers Mary Poppins comes back Child Travers
P.L. Travers Mary Poppins opens the door Child Travers

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Foreign Language
Capernaum DVD Middle East

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Fantastic voyage
Irwin Allen's Voyage to the bottom of the sea
The lost world

Maria by Callas DVD 780.92 C15m
Takashi Miike's Demon pond = Yasha ga ike DVD 792.92 D397

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Pierre Boulez Hommage à Boulez CD Classical Boulez
Sinfonie per violoncello CD Classical Sinfonie
Svend Hvidtfelt Nielsen Ophelia dances CD Classical Nielsen
Violin concerto no. 1 CD Classical Violin

Jazz & Blues
Negroni's Trio New era CD Jazz Negroni's

The Breeders All nerve CD Pop Breeders

Posted on Jun. 27, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson