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New Titles List for the Week of November 7

BOOKS

FICTION
Margaret Atwood Hag-seed: The Tempest retold
Lucy Jane Bledsoe A thin bright line
Marcy Dermansky The red car
A.L. Kennedy Serious sweet
Jonathan Lethem A gambler's anatomy
A.G. Mojtabai Shine on me
Magda Szabo Iza's ballad
Sarah Domet The Guineveres
Catherine Dunne The years that followed
Jodi Picoult Small great things
Francine Prose Mister monkey
Nell Zink Nicotine

Historical Fiction
Jonathan Crown Sirius: a novel about the little dog who almost changed history

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Alan Bradley Thrice the brinded cat hath mew'd
Reed Farrel Coleman Robert B. Parker's Debt to pay
Clive Cussler Pirate: a Sam & Remi Fargo adventure
Robert Dickinson The tourist
Cédric Fabre (editor) Marseille noir
Felix Francis Triple crown
Tana French The trespasser
Joe Ide IQ
James Lasdun The fall guy
Ian McEwan Nutshell
Kyle Mills Order to kill
James Patterson Woman of God
Douglas Preston The Obsidian chamber
John Sandford Escape clause
Karin Slaughter The kept woman
Karen Lee Street Edgar Allan Poe & the London monster
Silas Dent Zobal The people of the broken neck
Ge Fei The invisibility cloak
Alexander McCall Smith Precious & Grace
Martin Cruz Smith The girl from Venice

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Daniel Polansky A city dreaming

Short Stories
Ali Smith Public library & other stories
Jojo Moyes Paris for one & other stories

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NONFICTION

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Sarah Cook (editor) Information 709.04 I434
Filipa Ramos (editor) Animals 700.462 A598

Biography & Genealogy
Heather Hendershot Open to debate: how William F. Buckley put liberal America on the Firing Line 070.92 B92h
Glen Jeansonne Herbert Hoover: a life 92 H790je
Robert Klara FDR's funeral train: a betrayed widow, a Soviet spy & a presidency in the balance 92 R778k
Emer O'Sullivan The fall of the house of Wilde: Oscar Wilde & his family 92 W671o
Ruth Bader Ginsburg My own words 347.73 G493g
Gareth Stedman Jones Karl Marx: greatness & illusion 92 M392st
Ronald C. White American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant 92 G763wh

Business & Economics
Jürgen Kocka Capitalism: A Short History 330.12 K768

Computer Science
Maximiliano Firtman High performance mobile web 006.7 F527

Food & Drink
Warren Bobrow Cannabis cocktails, mocktails & tonics: the art of spirited drinks & buzz-worthy libations 641.874 B663
Paul Freedman Ten restaurants that changed America 647.9573 F853
Rowan Jacobsen The essential oyster: a salty appreciation of taste & temptation 641.69 J17
Ali Maffucci Inspiralized: turn vegetables into healthy, creative, satisfying meals 641.65 M187

Health & Medicine
Sara Dubow Ourselves unborn: a history of the fetus in modern America 362.198 D818
Philip Moeller Get what's yours for Medicare: maximize your coverage, minimize your costs 368.38 M693

History
Brian Curtis Fields of battle: Pearl Harbor, the Rose Bowl & the boys who went to war 940.5481 C978
Ben MacIntyre Rogue heroes: the history of the SAS, Britain's secret special forces unit that sabotaged the Nazis & changed the nature of war 940.5412 M152r
Sean M. Kelley The voyage of the slave ship Hare: a journey into captivity from Sierra Leone to South Carolina 306.362 K293
Mary McAuliffe When Paris sizzled: the 1920s Paris of Hemingway, Chanel, Cocteau, Cole Porter, Josephine Baker & their friends 944.36 M478w
Anne Sebba Les Parisiennes: how the women of Paris lived, loved & died under Nazi occupation 940.5344 S443

Languages & Linguistics
Esther Schor Bridge of words: Esperanto & the dream of a universal language 499.99 S374

Law
Elizabeth F. Schwartz Before I do: a legal guide to marriage, gay & otherwise 346.0168 S399

Literature & Writing
Cheryl B. Klein The magic words: writing great books for children & young adults 808.068 K641

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Val Kells A field guide to coastal fishes. From Alaska to California 597 K295

Performing Arts & Music
John Mayer Steppenwolf theatre company of Chicago: in their own words 792.0973 M468
Amy Schumer The girl with the lower back tattoo 792.092 S392
Carole Bayer Sager They're playing our song: a memoir 780.92 S129

Social Sciences & Current Events
Emily Witt Future sex 306.7 W827

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DVDs

Foreign Language
Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy DVD Italian

Posted on Nov. 3, 2016 by Cherilyn Banson