New Titles List for the Week of March 11 | Mechanics' Institute

You are here

New Titles List for the Week of March 11

BOOKS

FICTION
Kathryn Davis The Silk Road
Chigozie Obioma An orchestra of minorities
Fernando Aramburu Homeland
Jamil Jan Kochai 99 nights in Logar
Preti Taneja We that are young

Historical Fiction
Frances Liardet We must be brave
Ona Russell Rule of capture
David Bowman Big bang
Lisa See The island of sea women

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Tony Bellotto Bellini & the sphinx
Andrea Camilleri The overnight kidnapper
Michael Grant A sudden death in Cyprus
Rick Homan Dark Exhibit
Rick Homan Dark Picasso
Joseph Knox The smiling man
Niklas Natt och Dag The wolf & the watchman
Charles Todd The black ascot
Sophie Hannah The next to die
T. J. Martinson The reign of the Kingfisher
Hideo Yokoyama Seventeen

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
K Chess Famous men who never lived
Jenn Lyons The ruin of kings
Charlie Jane Anders The city in the middle of the night
Ann Leckie The Raven tower
George R. R. Martin Fire & blood

Short Stories
A people's future of the United States: speculative fiction from 25 extraordinary writers SS P390
Josh Weil The age of perpetual light Fic Weil

* * * * *

NONFICTION
Applied Sciences
W. Jean Dodds Canine nutrigenomics: the new science of feeding your dog for optimum health 636.7 D661

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Julia Cameron Finding water: the art of perseverance 701.15 C182f
Robert A. McCabe Mykonos: portrait of a vanished era 779 M459
Leo Steinberg Michelangelo's sculpture 730.92 B943s

Biography & Genealogy
Dario Fo The Pope's daughter 92 B733f
Anna Pasternak The real Wallis Simpson: a new history of the American divorcée who became the Duchess of Windsor 92 W759p

Business & Economics
Erica Cerulo Work wife: the power of female friendship to drive successful businesses 658.4 C337
Jane Finkle The introvert's complete career guide: from landing a job, to surviving, thriving & moving on up 650.14 F495
Larry E. Swedroe Your complete guide to a successful & secure retirement 332.024 S97y

Computer Science
Florent Pillet RxSwift: reactive programming with swift 005.25 P641
Preston So Decoupled Drupal in practice: architect & implement decoupled Drupal architectures across ... the stack 005.78 S675

Health & Medicine
Jonathan M. Metzl Dying of whiteness: how the politics of racial resentment is killing America's heartland 362.1 M569

History
Greg Grandin The end of the myth: from the frontier to the border wall in the mind of America 973 G753e
Robert Goodwin América: the epic story of Spanish North America, 1493-1898 979.01 G656a
Barry Strauss Ten Caesars: Roman Emperors from Augustus to Constantine 937.06 S91t

Literature & Writing
T Kira Madden Long live the tribe of fatherless girls 813 M263
K. McCoy This book will put you to sleep 817 M459
Christopher Hull Our man down in Havana: the story behind Graham Greene's Cold War spy novel 972.912 H877

Performing Arts & Music
Paul Zollo More songwriters on songwriting 782.421 Z86s
A. S. Hamrah The Earth dies streaming: film writing, 2002-2018 791.43 H189

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Lisa Damour Under pressure: confronting the epidemic of stress & anxiety in girls 155.53 D187
S.H. Hooke Middle Eastern mythology 398.2 H782

Social Sciences & Current Events
Jan Batiste Adkins African Americans of San Francisco 305.896 A53
Ashton Applewhite This chair rocks: a manifesto against ageism 305.26 A65t
Terence Clarke An Arena of truth: conflict in black & white 305.8 C5971
Mitchell S. Jackson Survival math: notes on an all-American family 305.896 J132
Chip Jacobs Smogtown: the lung-burning history of pollution in Los Angeles 363.7392 J151
Love & resistance: out of the closet into the Stonewall era 306.76 L941
Nancy Kalikow Maxwell Typically Jewish 305.892 M465t
Paul Morland The human tide: how population shaped the modern world 304.6 M827
Pamela S. Nadell America's Jewish women: a history from colonial times to today 305.48 N124
Hugh Ryan When Brooklyn was queer 306.76 R952
Danielle Sered Until we reckon: violence, mass incarceration & a road to repair 364.6 S662
Keith A. Spencer A people's history of Silicon Valley: how the tech industry exploits workers, erodes privacy & undermines democracy 303.483 S331
Michael H. Stone The new evil: understanding the emergence of modern violent crime 364.3 S711
Albert Woodfox Solitary: unbroken by four decades in solitary confinement: my story of transformation & hope 322.42 W855
Anthony Harkins (editor) Appalachian reckoning: a region responds to Hillbilly Elegy 305.562 A481

Sports & Games
Amy Bass One goal: a coach, a team & the game that brought a divided town together 796.334 B293
Sam Sloan Chinese chess for beginners 794.18 S521
Aono Teruichi Better moves for better shogi 794.18 A58

* * * * *

CHILDREN'S COLLECTION

BOOKS
Nonfiction
Troon Harrison The birdman Child 326 H245

* * * * *

EBOOKS
Neal Bascomb The escape artists a band of daredevil pilots & the greatest prison break of the Great War
Mary Beard How do we look the body, the divine & the question of civilization
James R. Benn Solemn graves
Niobia Bryant Mistress for hire
Myke Cole The queen of crows
Pankaj Ghemawat The new global road map enduring strategies for turbulent times
Sean Grigsby Daughters of forgotten light
Rosie Howard The homecoming
Lynne Hugo The testament of Harold's wife
Kenji Jasper Nostrand avenue
William W. Johnstone A Colorado Christmas
Elmer Kelton The man who rode midnight
Peter Laws Unleashed
Ursula K. Le Guin The wave in the mind talks & essays on the writer, the reader & the imagination
Maureen Lee Violet's children
Peter Leonard Raylan goes to Detroit
Brian McClellan War cry
Eric McCormack The mysterium a novel of deconstruction
Kristina McMorris Sold on a Monday
Claire Messud The hunters
Ian O'Connor Belichick the making of the greatest football coach of all time
Kathleen Kelley Reardon The secret handshake mastering the politics of the business inner circle
Jennifer Riel Creating great choices a leader's guide to integrative thinking
Brandon Sanderson Infinity blade redemption
Shaun Sinclair Street rap
Raj Sisodia Conscious capitalism field guide tools for transforming your organization
Bradley R. Staats Never stop learning stay relevant, reinvent yourself & thrive
Paul Theroux Figures in a landscape people & places
Tiffany L. Warren The outside child

* * * * *

CDs
Sacred
Love came down at Christmas: carols from Wells Cathedral CD Sacred Love

Posted on Mar. 14, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson