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New Titles List for the Week of October 8

BOOKS

FICTION
Khaled Hosseini Sea prayer
A. Igoni Barrett Blackass
Thomas Fuller The classical world
Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani Buried beneath the baobab tree
Ben Okri The famished road
Sofia Samatar A stranger in Olondria: being the complete memoirs of the mystic, Jevick of Tyom
Juan Gabriel Vasquez The shape of the ruins

Historical Fiction
Wayétu Moore She would be king
Mitch Albom The magic strings of Frankie Presto
Catherine Chidgey The wish child
Marina Perezagua The story of H

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Tana French The Witch Elm

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Richard Kadrey Hollywood dead
G.A Matiasz 1% free
Nikhil Singh Taty went west

Short Stories
Stefanie Freele Surrounded by water

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Ezra Claytan Daniels Upgrade soul 741.5 D228 comics
Brent Dulak Machete squad 958.1 D886 comics
Kevin Knodell The 'Stan 958.1 K753 comics

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NONFICTION

Biography & Genealogy
Ramachandra Guha Gandhi: the years that changed the world, 1914-1948 92 G1890
David W. Blight Frederick Douglass: prophet of freedom 92 D737b
Sam Kashner The fabulous Bouvier sisters: the tragic & glamorous lives of Jackie & Lee 92 K354f

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Susan Orlean The library book 027.4 O53

Business & Economics
Greg Crabtree Simple numbers, straight talk, big profits!: 4 keys to unlock your business potential 658.15 C84
Chris Ducker Virtual freedom: how to work with virtual staff to buy more time, become more productive & build your dream business 658.4 D858
Howard Marks Mastering the market cycle: getting the odds on your side 332.6 M346ma
Elaine Pofeldt The million-dollar, one-person business: make great money. Work the way you like. Have the life you want 658.041 P752
The nonprofit mergers workbook. Part II, Unifying the organization after a merger 658.16 L11n
Jerold Panas The fundraising habits of supremely successful boards: a 59-minute guide to assuring your organization's future 658.152 P191f

Chess
David Hooper Practical chess endgames 794.124 H785p

Food & Drink
Laura Smith Borrman Iconic San Francisco dishes, drinks & desserts 641.3 B737i

History
Christopher Skaife The Ravenmaster: my life with the ravens at the Tower of London 942.15 S13
James Barr Lords of the desert: the battle between the United States & Great Britain for supremacy in the modern Middle East 956 B268

Law
Jacqueline Peel Climate change litigation: regulatory pathways to cleaner energy 344.046 P344

Literature & Writing
Francis Thompson The hound of heaven 821 T471h
Alan Bern Greater distance & other poems 811.6 B456
David Mura A stranger's journey: race, identity & narrative craft in writing 808.3 M97s

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
J.J.M. Degroot The Religion of the Chinese 299.5 D321
E. Randolph Richards Misreading Scripture with Western eyes: removing cultural blinders to better understand the Bible 220.6 R390
Judy Bebelaar And then they were gone: teenagers of Peoples Temple from High School to Jonestown 289 B386

Politics & Government
Michael Lewis The fifth risk 320.973 L675fi

Social Sciences & Current Events
Steve Kornacki The red & the blue: the 1990s & the birth of political tribalism 306.2 K842
Steve P. Kershaw The search for Atlantis: a history of Plato's ideal state 398.23 K474

Travel & Geography
Laurel Moglen 111 places in Los Angeles that you must not miss 917.9494 O584

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AUDIOBOOKS
Fiction
JM Holmes How are you going to save yourself CD Fic Holmes
Minette Walters The last hours CD Fic Walters

Nonfiction
Chris Hedges America: the farewell tour CD 305.562 H45a

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EAUDIOBOOKS
Elgin Baylor Hang time: my life in basketball eAudiobook
Ray Bradbury The Halloween tree eAudiobook
Ray Bradbury The illustrated man eAudiobook
Bryan Camp The city of lost fortunes eAudiobook
Janet Dailey Refuge cove eAudiobook
Janet Dailey Sunrise Canyon eAudiobook
Charles De Lint The wind in his heart eAudiobook
Marc Dierikx Anthony Fokker: the flying Dutchman who shaped American aviation eAudiobook
Leslie Gould A plain leaving eAudiobook
Donna Grant Eversong eAudiobook
Jocelyn Green The mark of the king eAudiobook
Eric L. Harry Outbreak eAudiobook
Ellen Hart The grave soul eAudiobook
Ellen Hart The old deep & dark eAudiobook
Nicole Helm Mess with me eAudiobook
Nicole Helm Need you now eAudiobook
Nicole Helm Want you more eAudiobook
L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the future Volume 34 eAudiobook
John Kessel Pride & prometheus eAudiobook
Donna Leon Death in a strange country eAudiobook
Juliet Marillier Wolfskin eAudiobook
Eric McCormack The dutch wife eAudiobook
Claire Messud The last life eAudiobook
Fern Michaels Charming Lily eAudiobook
Fern Michaels Listen to your heart eAudiobook
Fern Michaels Plain Jane eAudiobook
Fern Michaels What you wish for eAudiobook
Mary Morris Gateway to the moon eAudiobook
J.T. Nicholas Sindicate eAudiobook
J.T. Nicholas Sinthetic eAudiobook
Priscilla Oliveras Her perfect affair eAudiobook
Priscilla Oliveras His perfect partner eAudiobook
Per Petterson I curse the river of time eAudiobook
Per Petterson To Siberia eAudiobook
Francine Rivers The prophet: Amos eAudiobook
Francine Rivers The scribe: silas eAudiobook
Hans Rosling Factfulness: ten reasons we're wrong about the world--and why things are better than you think eAudiobook
John Straley The curious eat themselves eAudiobook
Sonya Terjanian The runaways eAudiobook
Ryan Wieser The glass blade eAudiobook

Posted on Oct. 12, 2018 by Cherilyn Banson