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New Titles List for the Week of October 30

BOOKS

FICTION
Don DeLillo Great Jones Street
Dominique Fabre Guys like me
John Green Turtles all the way down
Elvira Navarro A Working woman
Liv Constantine The last Mrs. Parrish
Roddy Doyle Smile
Francesca Hornak Seven days of us

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Shamini Flint A frightfully English execution
Joe Ide Righteous
Faye Kellerman Killing season
James Tucker Next of kin
Felix Francis Pulse

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Joseph Fink It devours!
Joe Hill Strange weather: four short novels
Kevin Hearne A plague of giants

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NONFICTION
Applied Sciences
Simon Garfield Mauve: how one man invented a color that changed the world 666.257 G231

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Chip Kidd Chip Kidd . Book two, work: 2007-2017 741.64 K463

Biography & Genealogy
Michael Owen Go slow: the life of Julie London 92 L849
Amy Tan Where the past begins: a writer's memoir 92 T161
Anthony DeCurtis Lou Reed 92 R324
Kenneth Whyte Hoover: an extraordinary life in extraordinary times 92 H790wh

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Jodi Peckman (editor) 50 years of Rolling stone 051 R754

Business & Economics
Ray Dalio Principles 650.1 D143

Computer Science
Tal Ater Building progressive web apps: bringing the power of native to the browser 006.78 A864

Food & Drink
Olia Hercules Mamushka 641.5947 H539
Dominique Crenn Atelier Crenn: metamorphosis of taste 641.5944 C915

Health & Medicine
Dustin Rudolph The empty medicine cabinet: the pharmacist's guide to the hidden danger of drugs & the healing powers of food 615.854 R917

History
Peter Ackroyd Revolution: the history of England from the Battle of the Boyne to the Battle of Waterloo 941.06 A182r
Jonathan Alpeyrie The shattered lens: a war photographer's true story of captivity & survival in Syria 956.91 A456
David E. Fishman The book smugglers: partisans, poets & the race to save Jewish treasures from the Nazis 940.5318 F537
Pamela Newkirk Spectacle: the astonishing life of Ota Benga 967.51 N548
Phillip Thomas Tucker Alexander Hamilton's revolution: his vital role as Washington's Chief of Staff 973.4 T891
Anne Applebaum Red famine: Stalin's war on Ukraine 947.7 A648
William J. Bauer Jr. California through Native eyes: reclaiming history 979.4 B344
Kate Cambor Gilded youth: three lives in France's Belle Époque 944.081 C176
John Davies The red atlas: how the Soviet Union secretly mapped the world 947.08 D255

Performing Arts & Music
Robert Bresson Bresson on Bresson: interviews, 1943-1983 791.43 B843
Roger Ebert Herzog by Ebert 791.43 E165
Gabrielle Union We're going to need more wine: stories that are funny, complicated & true 791.45 U581

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Dan Buettner The blue zones of happiness: lessons from the world's happiest people 158 B928
Eileen Markey A radical faith: the assassination of Sister Maura 266.2 M345
Curtis White We, robots: staying human in the age of big data 128 W582

Politics & Government
Jeff Flake Conscience of a conservative: a rejection of destructive politics & a return to principle 320.52 F576
A. C. Grayling Democracy & its crisis 321.8 G783
Lewis H. Lapham Age of folly: America abandons its democracy 320.473 L312

Social Sciences & Current Events
Dennis V. Damp Post Office jobs: the ultimate 473 postal exam study guide & job finder 383.4973 D165
Kate Winkler Dawson Death in the air: the true story of a serial killer, the great London smog & the strangling of a city 364.152 D272
Lawrence Freedman The future of war: a history 355.02 F853
Peggy Orenstein Girls & sex: navigating the complicated new landscape 306.7 O669
Sandra Postel Replenish: the virtuous cycle of water & prosperity 333.91 P857
Daniel Roche The culture of clothing: dress & fashion in the "ancien régime" 391 R673
Penelope S. Tzougros Long-term care insurance: how to make decisions that are right for you 368.3 T998

Travel & Geography
Blue guide Florence 914.55 B658

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MAGAZINEs
Moneyletter.com
The Utility forecaster

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LARGE PRINT
Fiction
M. C. Beaton The witches' tree Large Print Beaton

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DVDs
Action & Adventure
Pirates of the Caribbean. Dead man's chest

Classics
Bad girls of film noir Volume 2
Cecil B. DeMille's Cleopatra
Les misérables

Comedy
Ben Elton's The thin blue line: the complete line-up
Pineapple Express
Tin cup

Drama
America, America
Dance with a stranger
Into the Wild
Swing shift
Urban cowboy

Foreign Language
Beauty & the beast = La belle et la bête DVD French

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
The 39 steps
The Cat o'nine tails
The pale horse

Nonfiction
Elvis Presley
Jeff Buckley: live in Chicago
Matisse/Picasso
Never mind the bollocks here's the Sex Pistols
Nirvana: Nevermind
San Francisco cable cars
Screaming queens
Shine a light
Soundstage performances ; No one here gets out alive: the Doors' tribute to Jim Morrison
Taking Alcatraz
The complete master works: Tenacious D
The Doors: live in Europe 1968
Don Carlos: an opera in five acts
Verdi: the king of melody

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BLURAYs
Drama
Breaking bad: the complete series

Posted on Oct. 26, 2017 by Cherilyn Banson