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New Titles List for the Week of November 26


Dror Burstein Muck
Marina & Sergey Dyachenko Vita nostra
Patrick Lohier Radiant night

Historical Fiction
Carrie Callaghan A light of her own
Kevin McCarthy Wolves of Eden

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Ken Bruen In the galway silence: a Jack Taylor novel
Roberto Saviano The piranhas: the boy bosses of Naples

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Stevan Allred The alehouse at the end of the world
V E Schwab Vengeful

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Carolyn Nowak Girl Town 741.5 N946
Pornsak Pichetshote Infidel 741.5 P592
Paco Roca Twists of fate 741.5 R669

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Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Colin Jones Versailles 725.17 J762

Biography & Genealogy
Anna Beer Patriot or traitor: the life & death of Sir Walter Ralegh 92 R163b
Michelle Obama Becoming 92 O121b

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Maryanne Wolf Reader, come home: the reading brain in a digital world 612.82 W85r

Food & Drink
Elaine Khosrova Butter: a rich history 641.372 K458

Health & Medicine
Alice Robb Why we dream: the transformative power of our nightly journey 612.821 R631
Stephanie Tourles Stephanie Tourles's essential oils: a beginner's guide 615.321 T727

Bruce Ware Allen Tiber: eternal river of Rome 945.63 A4251
H W Brands Heirs of the founders: the epic rivalry of Henry Clay, John Calhoun & Daniel Webster, the second generation of American giants 973.5 B8198
Ariel Burger Witness: lessons from Elie Wiesel's classroom 940.5318 B9544
Eric Rauchway Winter war: Hoover, Roosevelt & the first clash over the New Deal 973.917 R241

Literature & Writing
Ursula K Le Guin So far so good: final poems: 2014-2018 811.6 L52

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Christopher Dewdney 18 miles: the epic drama of our atmosphere & its weather 551.5 D515
Rob Dunn Never home alone: from microbes to millipedes, camel crickets & honeybees, the natural history of where we live 570.2 D923

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Kathryn Gillespie The cow with ear tag #1389 179.3 G4781
Hal Gregersen Questions are the answer: a breakthrough approach to your most vexing problems at work & in life 153.4 G818
David R Hawkins, M D , Ph D Power vs force: the hidden determinants of human behavior 155.2 H3931

Politics & Government
Martin Moore Democracy hacked: political turmoil & information warfare in the digital age 321.8 M8211
Andrew Reynolds The children of Harvey Milk: how LGBTQ politicians changed the world 323.32 R462

Social Sciences & Current Events
Matthieu Auzanneau Oil, power & war: a dark history 338.2728 A944
Barry J Balleck Modern American extremism & domestic terrorism: an encyclopedia of extremists & extremist groups 303.48 B191
Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean & Jesse H Choper We the people: a progressive reading of the constitution for the twenty-first century 342.73 C517w
David Montero Kickback: exposing the global corporate bribery network 364.132 M778
Camille Paglia Provocations: collected essays 306.4 P13p
Alex Rosenblat Uberland: how algorithms are rewriting the rules of work 388.4 R813
Reihan Salam Melting pot or civil war?: a son of immigrants makes the case against open borders 325.73 S1596
Louise I Shelley Dark commerce: how a new illicit economy is threatening our future 330.135 S545
The Oxford dictionary of nursery rhymes 398.8 O61o
What future 2018: the year's best writing on what's next for people, technology & the planet 303.49 W556
Tony Wood Russia without Putin: money, power & the myths of the new Cold War 947.086 W8732
Tim Wu The curse of bigness: antitrust in the new gilded age 338.8 W9591
Wesley Yang The souls of yellow folk: essays 306.4 Y221

Travel & Geography
John Keahey Sicilian splendors: discovering the secret places that speak to the heart 914.58 K241
New Orleans 917.63 L847
Spain 914.6 L847
Washington, DC 917.53 L847

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Georgia Clark The bucket list
Paulo Coelho Hippie
Andre Dubus III Gone so long
Esi Edugyan Washington Black
Tana French The Witch Elm
Claire Fuller Bitter orange
David Graeber Bullshit jobs
Khaled Hosseini Sea prayer
Kevin Kwan China rich girlfriend
Kate Morton The clockmaker's daughter
Walter Mosley John Woman
Haruki Murakami Killing commendatore
Liz Nugent Lying in wait
Joe Mungo Reed We begin our ascent

Posted on Dec. 4, 2018 by Heather Terrell