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New Titles for the Week of February 20


Daniel Handler We are pirates
Kristin Hannah The nightingale
Nick Hornby Funny girl
Ravi Howard Driving the king

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Dan Simmons Phases of gravity

Short Stories
Edith Pearlman Honeydew

Comic Books, Graphic Novels & Comic Strips
Sam Alden It never happened again: two stories 741.5 A359

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Arts, Architecture & Crafts
Lisa Congdon Art, Inc.: the essential guide for building your career as an artist 702.3 C749

Biography & Genealogy
Michael Mewshaw Sympathy for the devil: four decades of friendship with Gore Vidal 920 V648m

Business & Economics
Bill Browder Red notice: a true story of high finance, murder & one man's fight for justice 332.092 B877
Spencer Rascoff Zillow talk: the new rules of real estate 333.33 R223

Lev Alburt Platonov's chess academy: using Soviet-era methods to improve 21st-century openings 794.122 A345p

Alexandra Fuller Leaving before the rains come 968.91 F966L
Helen McPhail The long silence: the tragedy of Occupied France in World War I 944.081 M172
T.G. Steward Buffalo soldiers: the colored regulars in the United States Army 355 S849
Samuel Hopkins Willey Personal memoranda: the journal of his voyage to California in 1848-1849 979.404 W71p

Frederick W. Daily Stand Up to the IRS 336.24 D13s
Stephen Fishman Tax deductions for professionals 343.7306 F537

Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Frank Close Half life: the divided life of Bruno Pontecorvo, physicist or spy 530.92 P814
Howard E. McMinn An illustrated manual of Pacific coast trees 582.16 M167
Bill Nye Undeniable: evolution & the science of creation 576.8 N994

Performing Arts & Music
Paul Fischer A Kim Jong-Il production: the extraordinary true story of a kidnapped filmmaker, his star actress & a young dictator's rise to power 791.43 K48
Darren Henley 50 moments that rocked the classical music world 780.9 H514
Patton Oswalt Silver screen fiend: learning about life from an addiction to film 792.092 O86

Philosophy, Psychology & Religion
Karen L. King The Gospel of Mary of Magdala: Jesus & the first woman apostle 229.8 K534

Politics & Government
Paul Broda Scientist spies: a memoir of my three parents & the atom bomb 327.12 B864
Sheldon S. Wolin Democracy incorporated: managed democracy & the specter of inverted totalitarianism 320.973 W861

Social Sciences & Current Events
Johann Hari Chasing the scream: the first & last days of the war on drugs 363.45 H281
Jill Leovy Ghettoside: a true story of murder in America 364.152 L588
Karyn Rashoff Parents in highschooland: helping students succeed in the critical years 373.18 R224
Judith Tannenbaum Disguised as a poem: my years teaching poetry at San Quentin 365.66 T166

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William J. Mann Tinseltown: murder, morphine & madness at the dawn of Hollywood CD 364.152 M281

Posted on Feb. 20, 2015 by Sarah Cruz