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New Titles List for the Week of June 5

BOOKS

FICTION
Janet Benton Lilli de Jong
Tracy Chevalier New boy
René Depestre Hadriana in all my dreams
Rodrigo Fresan The invented part
Barbara Gowdy Little sister
Amelia Gray Isadora
Laleh Khadivi A good country
Kevin Kwan Rich people problems
Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi Kintu
Kei Miller Augustown
Susan Rieger The heirs
J. Courtney Sullivan Saints for all occasions
Jem Lester Shtum

Historical Fiction
Julie Lekstrom Himes Mikhail & Margarita
Crystal King Feast of sorrow
Melodie Winawer The scribe of Siena

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Dale Brown Price of duty
Michael Crichton Dragon teeth
Frédéric Dard Bird in a cage
Leif G.W. Persson The dying detective
Scott Turow Testimony
Tim Walker Smoke over Malibu

Short Stories
Nebula Awards Showcase 2017: the year's best science fiction & fantasy SS N36

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Jeff Lemire Black Hammer: secret origins 741.5 B628 comics
J.C. Mezieres Valerian & Laureline. 2, The empire of a thousand planets 741.5 M999 comics
Jillian Tamaki Boundless 741.5 T153b comics

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NONFICTION
Applied Sciences
Dan Hampton The flight: Charles Lindbergh's daring & immortal 1927 transatlantic crossing 629.13 H232

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Lars Rains Modern Lopi: One: new approaches to an Iceland classic 746.43 R158

Biography & Genealogy
Mary V. Dearborn Ernest Hemingway 92 H479d
Rüdiger Safranski Goethe: life as a work of art 92 G599s

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Lara Seven Phillips Taking your MLIS abroad: getting & succeeding in an international library job 020.23 P558

Business & Economics
Jack Ewing Faster, higher, farther: the Volkswagen scandal 338.4762 E951
Mark R. Kennedy Shapeholders: business success in the age of activism 658.4 K351
Richard E. Ocejo Masters of craft: old jobs in the new urban economy 331.794 O159

Food & Drink
Randy Garutti Shake Shack: recipes & stories 641.5 G244
Ophélie Neiman Wine isn't rocket science: a quick & easy guide to understanding, buying, tasting, & pairing every type of wine 641.22 N414

History
Elizabeth Greenhalgh The French Army & the First World War 940.4 G813
Paul Hockenos Berlin calling: a story of anarchy, music, the Wall & the birth of the new Berlin 943.155 H685
William Hogeland Autumn of the Black Snake: the creation of the U.S. Army & the invasion that opened the West 970.004 H715
Catherine Merridale Lenin on the train 947.084 M568
Max Adams King in the North: the life & times of Oswald of Northumbria 942.88 O86
Carol Berkin A sovereign people: the crises of the 1790s & the birth of American nationalism 973.3 B512s
T.J. Cornell The beginnings of Rome: Italy & Rome from the Bronze Age to the Punic Wars (c. 1000-264 BC) 937 C814b
Paul N Pearson Maximinus Thrax: from common soldier to emperor of Rome 937.07 P361
David R. Woodward The American army & the First World War 940.4 W899

Home & Family Management
Mark Ehrman Getting out: your guide to leaving America 646.79 E339
Melissa Brayer Hess The expert expat: your guide to successful relocation abroad: moving, living, thriving 648.9 H586

Literature & Writing
Catherine Bowman Can I finish, please? 811.54 B787

Performing Arts & Music
Tim Falconer Bad singer: the surprising science of tone deafness & how we hear music 781.1 F182
Jonathan Gould Otis Redding: an unfinished life 780.92 R313
Nahid Siamdoust Soundtrack of the revolution: the politics of music in Iran 780.955 S519
Ryan White Jimmy Buffett: a good life all the way 780.92 B929

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Anthony Louis Tarot plain & simple 133.324 L888t
Rachel Pollack Rachel Pollack's tarot wisdom: spiritual teachings & deeper meanings 133.324 P771

Politics & Government
Henry Hemming Agent M: the lives & spies of MI5's Maxwell Knight 327.12 H489

Reference
Photographer's market 2017: how & where to sell your photography 770 P565
Songwriter's market 784.02 S698

Social Sciences & Current Events
Tressie McMillan Cottom Lower ed: the troubling rise of for-profit colleges in the new economy 378.73 C851
Michael Ruhlman Grocery: the buying & selling of food in America 381.456 R933
Gerald Steinacher Humanitarians at war: the Red Cross in the shadow of the Holocaust 361.772 S819
Zeynep Tufekci Twitter & tear gas: the power & fragility of networked protest 303.484 T914
Timothy D. Walker Teach like Finland: 33 simple strategies for joyful classrooms 370.15 W177

Travel & Geography
Marc Bennetts Top 10 St Petersburg 914.72 E97
Eyewitness Belgium & Luxembourg 914.93 E97
Insight South India 915.4 I592
The rough guide to Norway 914.81 R856
The rough guide to Sweden 914.85 R856
Evelyn Waugh Labels: a Mediterranean journal 910.91 W354

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CHILDREN'S COLLECTION

BOOKS
Fiction
Jerry Pinkney The three billy goats gruff Child Pinkney

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AUDIOBOOKS
Fiction
Ace Atkins Robert B. Parker's Kickback CD Fic Atkins
Ace Atkins Robert B. Parker's lullaby CD Fic Atkins
Margaret Atwood Cat's eye CD Fic Atwood
Terry Brooks The darkling child CD Fic Brooks
Lee Child Never go back CD Fic Child
Lee Child The affair CD Fic Lee
Fannie Flagg The all-girl filling station's last reunion CD Fic Flagg
Elizabeth George A banquet of consequences CD Fic George
John Grisham Calico Joe CD Fic Grisham
John Grisham The confession CD Fic Grisham
Lev Grossman The magician king CD Fic Grossman
Sara Gruen At the water's edge CD Fic Gruen
Kazuo Ishiguro The buried giant CD Fic Ishiguro
Jonathan Kellerman Motive CD Fic Kellerman
Milan Kundera The unbearable lightness of being CD Fic Kundera
Kevin Kwan Crazy rich Asians CD Fic Kwan
Susan Elia MacNeal His Majesty's Hope CD Fic MacNeal
Susan Elia MacNeal The Prime Minister's secret agent CD Fic MacNeal
Peter Mayle The Corsican caper CD Fic Mayle
Peter Mayle The diamond caper CD Fic Mayle
David Mitchell Cloud atlas CD Fic Mitchell
Alice Munro Dear life CD Fic Munro
Julie Otsuka When the emperor was divine CD Fic Otsuka
John Sandford Deadline CD Fic Sandford
John Sandford Saturn run CD Fic Sandford
Stuart Woods Insatiable appetites CD Fic Woods
Stuart Woods Naked greed CD Fic Woods
Stuart Woods Paris match CD Fic Woods

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DVDs

Drama
Queen & country

Posted on Jun. 1, 2017 by Cherilyn Banson