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New Titles Lists for the Week of May 23


David Duchovny Bucky F*cking Dent
Ali Eteraz Native believer
C.E. Morgan The sport of kings
Richard Russo Everybody's fool

Historical Fiction
Chris Cleave Everyone brave is forgiven

Mystery, Suspense, Espionage & Intrigue
Ace Atkins Robert B. Parker's Slow burn
Don DeLillo Zero K
Elly Griffiths The woman in blue
Laura Lippman Wilde Lake
Lydia Millet Sweet lamb of heaven
Chris Pavone The travelers

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Francesca Haig The map of bones

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Manuele Fior 5,000 km per second 741.5 F517 comics

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Applied Sciences
Raymond Coppinger What is a dog? 636.7 C785w
Jake Knapp Sprint: how to solve big problems & test new ideas in just five days 658.4 K675

Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Michelangelo's notebooks: the poetry, letters & art of the great master 709.2 M623v
Walter Benjamin On photography 770.1 B468
Lawrence Rinder Architecture of life 720.7 A673

Biography & Genealogy
Anderson Cooper The rainbow comes & goes: a mother & son on life, love & loss 070.92 C777r
Ronan Fanning Éamon de Valera: a will to power 92 D488
Kathryn Harrison True crimes: a family album 92 H319t
Adam Sisman John Le Carré: the biography 92 L456
Abigail Thomas What comes next & how to like it: a memoir 92 T4542
Juan F. Thompson Stories I tell myself: growing up with Hunter S. Thompson 070.92 T47t
J.A. Guy Elizabeth: the forgotten years 92 E434gu
Simon Sebag Montefiore The Romanovs: 1613-1918 920 R759s

Books, Reading, Publishing, Journalism, Library & Information Science
Joshua Hammer The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu: & their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts 025.82 H224
Associated Press stylebook & briefing on media law 2013 808 A849

Business & Economics
Chris Anderson TED talks: the official TED guide to public speaking 808.5 A545
Jim Koch Quench your own thirst: business lessons learned over a beer or two 658 K763
Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack Women in tech: take your career to the next level with practical advice & inspiring stories 602.3 V284
David Allen Getting things done: the art of stress-free productivity 650.1 A419

New in chess yearbook = New in chess Jahrbuch 794.1 N53y
Šahovski informator = Shakhmatnyĭ informator = Chess informant 794.1 S12

Food & Drink
Pascal Baudar The new wildcrafted cuisine: exploring the exotic gastronomy of local terroir 641.564 B338
Barbara Kafka Roasting: a simple art 641.71 K118
Cara Nicoletti Voracious: a hungry reader cooks her way through great books 641.5 N643

Health & Medicine
Cameron Diaz The longevity book: the science of aging, the biology of strength & the privilege of time 612.68 D542
Arianna Huffington The sleep revolution: transforming your life, one night at a time 613.79 H889

Derek W. Beck The war before independence, 1775-1776 973.3 B393w
Frank Dikötter The cultural revolution: a people's history, 1962-1976 951.056 D575
Bruce Hoffman Anonymous soldiers: the struggle for Israel, 1917-1947 956.94 H699
Paul Andrew Hutton The Apache wars: the hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid & the captive boy who started the longest war in American history 979 H985
Devin Leonard Neither snow nor rain: a history of the United States Postal Service 383.4973 L581
John C. Ralston Fremont Older & the 1916 San Francisco bombing: a tireless crusade for justice 363.325 R164
Bob Brier Cleopatra's needles: the lost obelisks of Egypt 932 B853c
Max Hastings The secret war: spies, ciphers & guerrillas, 1939-1945 940.5485 H358
Adrian Tinniswood The long weekend: life in the English country house, 1918-1939 305.52 T591

Literature & Writing
Crush: writers reflect on love, longing & the lasting power of their first celebrity crush 152.41 C957
Barry Forshaw Euro noir: the pocket essential guide to European crime fiction, film & TV 809.38 F732
Aracelis Girmay The black Maria: poems 811 G525
Francine J. Harris Play dead 811 H314
Michael Kinsley Old age: a beginner's guide 814 K564
Angela Morales The girls in my town: essays 814.6 M828
Pablo Neruda Then come back: the lost Neruda poems 861 N45t
Upstairs at the Strand: writers in conversation at the legendary bookstore 808.02 U69
Christopher Cannon Middle English literature: a cultural history 820.9 C226
Andrew Dickson Worlds elsewhere: journeys around Shakespeare's globe 822.3 D554

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Kate Frey The bee-friendly garden: design an abundant, flower-filled yard that nurtures bees & supports biodiversity 595.79 F893

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Eat pray love made me do it: life journeys inspired by the bestselling memoir 158.1 E141
Amy E. Herman Visual intelligence: sharpen your perception, change your life 152.14 H551
Anthony Scioli The power of hope: overcoming your most daunting life difficulties--no matter what 158 S417

Politics & Government
Noam Chomsky Who rules the world? 327.73 C54wh
Richard L. Holm The Craft We Chose: My Life in the CIA 327.12 H747
Valerie M. Hudson The Hillary doctrine: sex & American foreign policy 327.73 H886

Social Sciences & Current Events
Mitchell Duneier Ghetto: the invention of a place, the history of an idea 307.3 D915
Skip Hollandsworth The midnight assassin: panic, scandal & the hunt for America's first serial killer 364.152 H737
Laura Tillman The long shadow of small ghosts: murder & memory in an American city 364.152 T577

Travel & Geography
J.K. Dineen High spirits: the legacy bars of San Francisco 917.9461 D583
Geoff Dyer White sands: experiences from the outside world 910.4 D99w
Greg Milner Pinpoint: how GPS is changing technology, culture & our minds 910.285 M659
James Kaiser Grand Canyon: the complete guide 917.91 K135
Fodor's complete guide to the national parks of the West 917.8 F65w
Lonely Planet Canada 917.1 L847
Lonely Planet Venice & the Veneto 914.53 L847
Lonely Planet Florence & Tuscany 914.55 L847f
Moon Angkor Wat 915.96 M818
Moon Arizona & the Grand Canyon 917.91 M818
Moon Bermuda 917.299 M818
Moon Canadian Rockies 917.11 M818c
Moon Coastal Carolinas 917.561 M818
Moon Guatemala 917.281 M818
Moon Iceland 914.91 M818
Moon Jerusalem & the Holy Land 915.694 M818
Moon New Orleans 917.63 M818
Moon Ontario 917.13 M818
Moon Puerto Rico 917.295 M818
Moon Puerto Vallarta 917.23 M818
Moon San Juan, Vieques & Culebra 917.295 M818s
Moon San Miguel de Allende: including Guanajuato & Querétaro 917.241 M818
Moon South Carolina 917.57 M818
Moon Tulum 917.267 M818
Moon U. S. & British Virgin Islands 917.297 M818
Moon Vietnam 915.97 M818
Moon Rhode Island 917.45 M818
Rick Steves' Germany 914.3 S848
Rick Steves' Great Britain 914.1 S848

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Frances Hardinge The Lie Tree

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Claire Harman Charlotte Brontë: a fiery heart CD 92 B869h

Posted on May. 24, 2016 by Cherilyn Banson