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New Titles List for the Week of November 20


Megan Hunter The end we start from
Bill McKibben Radio free Vermont: a fable of resistance
Ruby Namdar The ruined house
John Banville Mrs. Osmond
Anthony Quinn Freya

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Jeff Abbott Blame
Arnaldur Indriðason The shadow district
Michael Brandman Missing persons
Ken Bruen The ghosts of Galway
Andrea Camilleri A beam of light
Jane Casey Let the dead speak
Mary Higgins Clark Every breath you take
Shamini Flint Inspector Singh investigates: a calamitous Chinese killing
Timothy Hallinan Fools' river
Alexander McCall Smith The house of unexpected sisters
Anne Perry A Christmas return
Ivy Pochoda Wonder Valley
Krysten Ritter Bonfire
Sheldon Russell The bridge troll murders
Andrew Taylor The ashes of London
Victoria Thompson City of lies
E.S. Thomson Beloved poison
Lee Child The midnight line
Hank Early Heaven's crooked finger
Craig Johnson The Western Star
Mike Ripley Mr. Campion's abdication
Carrie Smith Unholy city

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Jim C. Hines Terminal alliance

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Marcelo D'Salete Run for it: stories of slaves who fought for their freedom 741.5 S163 comics
Mike Mignola The visitor: how & why he stayed 741.5 H476v comics
Leslie Stein Present 741.5 S819 comics

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Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Reinier de Graaf Four walls & a roof: the complex nature of a simple profession 720 G726
Laura Heyenga (editor) Paper cutting: contemporary artists, timeless craft 745.54 H615
Kate Watson-Smyth Shades of grey: decorating with the most elegant of neutrals 747.94 W343
Clément Chéroux (editor) Walker Evans 770.92 E92w

Biography & Genealogy
Joe Hagan Sticky fingers: the life & times of Jann Wenner & Rolling stone magazine 92 W476
David Lebovitz L'appart: the delights & disasters of making my Paris home 92 L449
Victor Sebestyen Lenin: the man, the dictator & the master of terror 92 L5662se

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Alison Lewis (editor) Questioning library neutrality: essays from Progressive librarian 021.2 P964
Jeff Fager Fifty years of 60 minutes: the inside story of television's most influential news broadcast 070.1 F153

Business & Economics
Joseph F. Coughlin The longevity economy: unlocking the world's fastest-growing, most misunderstood market 658.834 C854
Barton Seaver American seafood: heritage, culture & cookery from sea to shining sea 333.956 S442

Computer Science
Charles Petzold Code: the hidden language of computer hardware & software 005.72 P513

Food & Drink
Karen Bellessa Petersen The easy 5-ingredient slow cooker cookbook 641.5 P484
Valentina Solfrini Naturally vegetarian: recipes & stories from my Italian family farm 641.5636 S685
Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall River cottage veg: 200 inspired vegetable recipes 641.5636 F288
Michelle Tam Ready or not!: 150+ make-ahead, make-over & make-now recipes by Nom Nom Paleo 641.5638 T153r

Health & Medicine
Joel Fuhrman Fast food genocide: how processed food is killing us & what we can do about it 613.2 F959
Joseph Jebelli In pursuit of memory: the fight against Alzheimer's 616.831 J44

Liza Mundy Code girls: the untold story of the American women code breakers of World War II 940.5486 M965
Diana Preston Paradise in chains: the Bounty Mutiny & the founding of Australia 996.18 P937
Katherine A. S. Sibley (editor) A companion to first ladies 973.09 S564
Deanne Stillman Blood brothers: the story of the strange friendship between Sitting Bull & Buffalo Bill 978.02 S857
Mikhail Zygar The empire must die: Russia's revolutionary collapse, 1900-1917 947.08 Z99
Edward L. Ayers The thin light of freedom: the Civil War & emancipation in the heart of America 973.73 A977
Leanda De Lisle The white king: Charles I: traitor, murderer, martyr 942.06 D354
Stephen Kotkin Stalin: waiting for Hitler, 1929-1941 947.084 K874
Mike Wallace Greater Gotham: a history of New York City from 1898 to 1919 974.71 B97g
Gordon S. Wood Friends divided: John Adams & Thomas Jefferson 973.3 W873f

Literature & Writing
William Brewer I know your kind: poems 811.6 B847
Astrid Lindgren War diaries 1939-1945 = Krigsdagböcker 1939-1945 839.73 L745
Martin Puchner The written world: the power of stories to shape people, history, civilization 809.93 P977

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Juli Berwald Spineless: the science of jellyfish & the art of growing a backbone 593.5 B553
Trevor Corson The secret life of lobsters: how fishermen & scientists are unraveling the mysteries of our favorite crustacean 639.5 C826

Performing Arts & Music
Jonathan Cott (editor) Bob Dylan, the essential interviews 782.421 D99b
Nancy Schoenberger Wayne & Ford: the films, the friendship & the forging of an American hero 791.43 S365
Scott Eyman Hank & Jim: the fifty-year friendship of Henry Fonda & James Stewart 791.43 E978

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Reza Aslan God: a human history 211 A835
Robin M. Jensen The cross: history, art & controversy 246 J545

Politics & Government
Van Jones Beyond the messy truth: how we came apart, how we come together 320.51 J763
Mark Lilla The once & future liberal: after identity politics 320.51 L729
John Prados The ghosts of Langley: into the CIA's heart of darkness 327.12 P896g

Social Sciences & Current Events
Ed Asner The grouchy historian: an old-time lefty defends our Constitution against right-wing hypocrites & nutjobs 342.7302 A836
Noam Cohen The know-it-alls: the rise of Silicon Valley as a political powerhouse & social wrecking ball 338.47 C678
Lauren-Brooke Eisen Inside private prisons: an American dilemma in the age of mass incarceration 365.973 E361
Tamer Elnoury American radical: inside the world of an undercover Muslim FBI agent 363.325 E486
Hannah Fry The mathematics of love: patterns, proofs & the search for the ultimate equation 306.73 F946
John McKnight The abundant community: awakening the power of families & neighborhoods 307.3 M159
Dan Rather What unites us: reflections on patriotism 323.6 R234

Travel & Geography
Frommer's Hawaii 2018 919.69 F93
Malachy Tallack The un-discovered islands: an archipelago of myths & mysteries, phantoms & fakes 910 T147
Terry Virts View from above: an astronaut photographs the world 910.22 V819

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Lee Child The midnight line Large Print Child

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Jennifer Egan Manhattan Beach CD Fic Egan

Finn Murphy The long haul: a trucker's tales of life on the road CD 388.324 M978

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Hala Alyan Salt houses
Aphra Behn Oroonoko
Robert Jackson Bennett City of miracles
Ray Celestin Dead man's blues
Joseph Conrad Under western eyes
B.J. Daniels Outlaw's honor
G.S. Denning Warlock Holmes: the hell-hound of the Baskervilles
Nadine Dorries The children of Lovely Lane
Christine Feehan Shadow reaper
Agnete Friis What my body remembers
Bill Groneman Eyewitness to the Alamo
Carolyn Haines Sticks & bones
Jane Hawking Silent music
Arthur Herman Joseph McCarthy: re-examining the life & legacy of America's most hated senator
K.M. Jackson To me I wed
Howard Jacobson Pussy
William W. Johnstone Brutal night of the mountain man
C. Brian Kelly Proud to be a marine: stories of strength & courage from the few & the proud
Elmer Kelton Wagontongue
Penelope Lively The purple swamp hen & other stories
Agnes Martin-Lugand Don't worry life is easy
Francine Mathews Death in a cold hard light
Francine Mathews Death in a mood indigo
Fiona Melrose Midwinter
Megan E. O'Keefe Break the chains
Thomas Oliphant The road to Camelot: inside JFKs five-year campaign
Amanda Prowse My husband's wife
Tobias Smollet Humphry clinker
Julian Stockwin The powder of death
Becky Wade True to you
Pamela Wechsler The graves
Timothy Williams The second day of the Renaissance

Posted on Nov. 16, 2017 by Cherilyn Banson