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New Titles List for the Week of November 4


André Aciman Find me
Marcy Dermansky Very nice
Liz Nugent Unraveling Oliver
Ocean Vuong On Earth we're briefly gorgeous

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Lisa Black Let justice descend
Hallie Ephron You'll never know, dear
Theodora Goss The sinister mystery of the mesmerizing girl
John Grisham The guardians
Luke Jennings Killing Eve: Codename Villanelle
Luke Jennings Killing Eve: No tomorrow
Siri Mitchell State of lies
Lee Child Blue moon
John Connolly A book of bones
Anthony Horowitz The sentence is death
Victoria Laurie Coached to death

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
K. Eason How Rory Thorne destroyed the multiverse
Philip Pullman The book of dust #2: The secret commonwealth

Short Stories
McSweeney's 57 SS M175 no. 57
Zadie Smith Grand union Fic Smith

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Don Hertzfeldt The end of the world 741.5 H444 comics

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Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Omar Sosa (editor) The world of Apartamento 747 W893
Nathalia Holt The queens of animation: the untold story of the women who transformed the world of Disney & made cinematic history 741.58 H758
Susan Huxley Crocheted sweaters: simple stitches, great designs 746.43 H982
Rebecca Kaplan (editor) Architectural Digest at 100: a century of style 724.6 A673
Fiona MacCarthy Gropius: the man who built the Bauhaus 720.92 G87m
Matter + spirit: Stephen De Staebler 730.92 D473

Business & Economics
Stephen Few Show me the numbers: designing tables & graphs to enlighten 658.45 F436
Dona M. Wong The Wall Street journal guide to information graphics: the dos & don'ts of presenting data, facts & figures 658.45 W846
Rupal J. Bhansali Non-consensus investing: achieving low risks & high returns 332.6 B469
George Soros In defense of open society 332.092 S71i

Graham Burgess The mammoth book of the world's greatest chess games 794.1 B899 2004
ChessBase magazine # 159 794.12 C52 no. 159
ChessBase magazine # 160 794.12 C52 no. 160
ChessBase magazine # 161 794.12 C52 no. 161
ChessBase magazine # 163 794.12 C52 no. 163

Computer Science
Martine Dowden Approachable accessibility: planning for success 025.04 D752
Tom Taulli Artificial intelligence basics: a non-technical introduction 006.3 T22

Food & Drink
Monika Trobits Bay Area coffee: a stimulating history 641.3373 T843

H.W. Brands Dreams of El Dorado: a history of the American West 978.02 B819
Mark Logue The King's war: the friendship of George VI & Lionel Logue during World War II 941.084 L832k

Literature & Writing
Eve Babitz I used to be charming: the rest of Eve Babitz 814.54 B117
Jackie Sibblies Drury Fairview: a play 812.6 D845
Catherine Flynn James Joyce & the matter of Paris 823 J89fL
Jon Krakauer Classic Krakauer: essays on wilderness & risk 814.54 K89
Daniel Mendelsohn Ecstasy & terror: from the Greeks to Game of thrones 801.95 M537
D. J. Taylor On nineteen eighty-four: a biography 823 O79t
Myles Byrne The wicked wit of Ireland 828 B996

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Dr. Carin Bondar Wild moms: motherhood in the animal kingdom 591.56 B640

Performing Arts & Music
William J. Mann The contender: the story of Marlon Brando 792.092 B819ma
Rihanna Rihanna 780.92 R449 oversize

Politics & Government
Amaryllis Fox Life undercover: coming of age in the CIA 327.12 F830

Social Sciences & Current Events
Jodi Kantor She said: breaking the sexual harassment story that helped ignite a movement 364.153 K139
Lilly Dancyger (editor) Burn it down: women writing about anger 305.42 B93
BJ Miller A beginner's guide to the end: practical advice for living life & facing death 306.9 M612
Caitlin Zaloom Indebted: how families make college work at any cost 378.3 Z143

Travel & Geography
Isabella Bird: a photographic journal of travels through China 1894-1896 915.1 B622

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Elizabeth Strout Olive, again CD Fic Strout

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American madness
The petrified forest
The Life of Emile Zola

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Parade's end

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Star wars, the last jedi

Posted on Nov. 7, 2019 by Cherilyn Chang