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New Titles List for the Week of March 18

BOOKS

FICTION
William Boyle A friend is a gift you give yourself
Nickolas Butler Little faith
Maggie Gee Virginia Woolf in Manhattan
Anne-Gine Goemans Gliding flight
Anne Griffin When all is said
Peter Heller The river
Dana Reinhardt Tomorrow there will be sun
Peter Rock The night swimmers
Namwali Serpell The old drift
David Vann Halibut on the moon
Lauren Wilkinson American spy
Bonnie Kistler House on fire

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Charles Finch The vanishing man
Mario Giordano Auntie Poldi & the vineyards of Etna
Elly Griffiths The stranger diaries
Victoria Hamilton A gentlewoman's guide to murder
Sophie Hénaff Stick together
Brad Parks The last act
J.P. Pomare Call me Evie
Luca Veste The bone keeper
C.J. Box Wolf pack
Christi Daugherty A beautiful corpse
Dolores Gordon-Smith Forgotten murder
Renee Knight The secretary
Phillip Margolin The perfect alibi

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Robert Jackson Bennett Vigilance

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Jacques Tardi I, Rene Tardi, prisoner of war in Stalag IIB. Vol. 2, My return home 940.5472 T173 comics
Bill Griffith Nobody's fool: the life & times of Schlitzie the Pinhead 92 S394g comics
Peter J. Tomasi The bridge: how the Roeblings connected Brooklyn to New York 624.2 T655 comics

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NONFICTION
Applied Sciences
James Donovan Shoot for the moon: the space race & the extraordinary voyage of Apollo 11 629.454 D68s
Bob Thompson The illustrated field guide to vintage trailers 629.226 T371

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Simon Garfield In miniature: how small things illuminate the world 745.592 G231i
Sarah Gordon Indecent exposures: Eadweard Muybridge's Animal locomotion nudes 770.92 M99i
Lloyd Kahn Driftwood shacks: anonymous architecture along the California coast 728.3 K124d

Biography & Genealogy
Peter Filkins H.G. Adler: a life in many worlds 92 A591f
Jay Howard Geller The Scholems: a story of the German-Jewish bourgeoisie from emancipation to destruction 920 S643g

Business & Economics
Max Altschuler Hacking sales: the ultimate playbook & tool guide to building a high velocity sales machine 658.8 A799
Leslie Berlin Troublemakers: Silicon Valley's coming of age 338.47 B455
Jeb Blount Fanatical prospecting: the ultimate guide for starting sales conversations & filling the pipeline by leveraging social selling, telephone, email & cold calling 658.872 B623

Chess
Matthew Sadler Game changer: AlphaZero's groundbreaking chess strategies & the promise of AI 794.12 S117g

Computer Science
David D. Clark Designing an internet 004.6 C547
David Pogue MacOS Mojave: the missing manual 005.446 M729

Health & Medicine
Matt Richtel Elegant defense: the extraordinary new science of the immune system: a tale in four lives 616.079 R418

History
Enjeela Ahmadi-Miller The broken circle: a memoir of escaping Afghanistan 958.104 A519
Frank Bergon Two-buck Chuck & the Marlboro Man: the new Old West 979.45 B454
Lorenzo Lucchesi Staten Island: like it or not 974.72 L934
Giles Milton Soldier, sailor, frogman, spy, airman, gangster, kill or die: how the Allies won on D-day 940.542 M662s
Martin Mosebach The 21: a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs 962 M852
Alexander Nemerov Summoning Pearl Harbor 940.542 N433s
Christina Thompson Sea people: the puzzle of Polynesia 996 T371
Helen Zia Last boat out of Shanghai: the epic story of the Chinese who fled Mao's revolution 951.042 Z64
Dilip Hiro Cold war in the Islamic world: Saudi Arabia, Iran & the struggle for supremacy 956 H668c
James Carl Nelson The Polar Bear Expedition: the heroes of America's forgotten invasion of Russia, 1918-1919 947.084 N42p

Literature & Writing
Benjamin Dreyer Dreyer's English: an utterly correct guide to clarity & style 808.02 D825
Donald Hall A carnival of losses: notes nearing ninety 811.54 H168c

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Kathleen Dean Moore Great tide rising: towards clarity & moral courage in a time of planetary change 577.27 M781
David H. DeVorkin The Hubble cosmos: 25 years of new vistas in space 522.29 D498
John Dvorak Mask of the sun: the science, history & forgotten lore of eclipses 523.7 D988

Performing Arts & Music
Peter Doggett Are you ready for the country: Elvis, Dylan, Parsons & the roots of country rock 781.642 D677
Ian S. Port The birth of loud: Leo Fender, Les Paul & the guitar-pioneering rivalry that shaped rock 'n' roll 787.87 P830

Social Sciences & Current Events
Samantha Allen Real queer America: LGBT stories from red states 306.76 A531
Caroline Criado Perez Invisible women: data bias in a world designed for men 305.42 C867
Juanita Tamayo Lott Golden children: legacy of ethnic studies, SF State 304.6 L884
Cara Robertson The trial of Lizzie Borden 364.152 B877r

Sports & Games
Clay Hayes Traditional bowyer's handbook 799.32 H417
Mark Synnott The impossible climb: Alex Honnold, El Capitan & the climbing life 796.52 H773s

Travel & Geography
John Baxter A year in Paris: season by season in the City of Light 914.436 B355y
Frances Mayes See you in the piazza: new places to discover in Italy 914.5 M468s

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CHILDREN'S COLLECTION

BOOKS
Fiction
Brian Lies The rough patch Child Lies
Dr. Seuss The cat in the hat Child Seuss

Nonfiction
M. H. Clark Tiger days: a book of feelings Child 155.412 C547

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EBOOKS
John Baxter A year in Paris: season by season in the city of light
Jenny Blake Pivot: the only move that matters is your next one
Darrell Bricker Empty planet: the shock of global population decline
Peter Dennis Handwriting Analysis
Wendy Doniger The Hindus: an alternative history
Carrie Gibson El Norte: the epic & forgotten story of Hispanic North America
Ilana Jacqueline Surviving & thriving with an invisible chronic illness: how to stay sane & live one step ahead of your symptoms
Parag Khanna The future is Asian: commerce, conflict & culture in the 21st century
Nina L. Khrushcheva In Putin's footsteps: searching for the soul of an empire across Russia's eleven time zones
J.J. Mulligan Sepúlveda No human is illegal
Katherine S. Newman Downhill from here: retirement insecurity in the age of inequality
Marietta O'Byrne A tapestry garden: the art of weaving plants & place
Mary Pipher Women rowing North: navigating life's currents & flourishing as we age
Amin Saikal Iran rising: the survival & future of the Islamic Republic
Jill Schlesinger The dumb things smart people do with their money: thirteen ways to right your financial wrongs
Fabien Truong Radicalized loyalties: becoming Muslim in the West

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DVDs
Classics
The Rose Tattoo

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CDs
Jazz & Blues
Chucho Valdés Jazz batá 2 CD Jazz Valdés

Opera
Ludwig van Beethoven Fidelio: op. 72 CD Opera Beethoven

Popular
Jeff Tweedy Warm CD Pop Tweedy

Posted on Mar. 21, 2019 by Cherilyn Banson