New Arrivals

New Titles: updated December 6, 2018

Adult Fiction Titles

  • Suffer the children, by Lisa Black
  • Lost for words bookshop, by Stephanie Butland
  •  A gathering of secrets, by Linda Castillo
  • Past tense, by Lee Child
  • Stay hidden, by Paul Doiron
  • Look alive twenty-five, by Janet Evanovich
  • Sharp objects, by Gillian Flynn
  • Crisis, by Felix Francis
  • The witch elm, by Tana French
  • The mermaid and Mrs Hancock, by Imogen Hermes Gowar
  • Echoes of evil, by Heather Graham
  • The dark angel, by Elly Griffiths
  • The knowledge, by Martha Grimes
  • Time’s convert, by Deborah E Harkness
  • The wife between us, by Greer Hendricks
  • Winter in paradise, by Elin Hilderbrand
  • Field of bones, Judith A Jance
  • Erotic stories for Punjabi widows, by Balli Kaur Jaswal
  • Shattered mirror, by Iris Johansen
  • A measure of darkness, by Jonathan Kellerman
  • Island of the mad, by Laurie R King
  • Elevation, by Stephen King
  • Unsheltered, by Barbara Kingsolver
  • Cottage by the sea, by Debbie Macomber
  • Bury the lead, by Archer Mayor
  • Red war, by Kyle Mills
  • Burning ridge, by Margaret Mizushima
  • Nine perfect strangers, Liane Moriarty
  • The breakers, by Marcia Muller
  • Spinning silver, by Naomi Novik
  • Where the crawdads sing, by Delia Owens
  • Dark tide rising, by Anne Perry
  • Feared, by Lisa Scottoline
  • The other woman, by Daniel Silva
  • Swimmer among the stars, by Kanishk Tharoor
  • A forgotten place, Charles Todd
  • The fall of Gondolin, J.R.R. Tolkien
  • The cabin at the end of the world, by Paul Tremblay

Adult Audiobook Titles

  • Carpet diem, by Justin Lee Anderson
  • American wolf, by Nate Blakeslee
  • The great alone, by Kristin Hannah
  • Born a crime:  stories from a South African childhood, by Trevor Noah
  • Bones of the lost, by Kathy Reichs
  • Year one:  playaway, by Nora Roberts
  • Anatomy of a scandal, by Sarah Vaughan
  • Educated, by Tara Westover

Adult Nonfiction Titles

  • We fed an island: the true story of rebuilding Puerto Rico, one meal at a time, by Jose Andres
  • BirdNote, edited by Ellen Blackstone
  • Joey:  how a blind rescue horse helped others learn to see, Jennifer Marshall Bleakley
  • Pops:  fatherhood in pieces, by Michael Chabon
  • Bottom of the pot:  Persian recipes and stories, by Naz Deravian
  • Leadership in turbulent times, by Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • The art of screen time:  how your family can balance digital media and real life, by Anya Kamenetz
  • Stronger after stroke, by Peter G Levine
  • How to change your mind: what the new science of psychedelics teaches us .., by Michael Pollan
  • Ruthless tide:  the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood … by Al Roker
  • Calypso, by David Sedaris
  • Blend:  the secret to co-parenting and creating a balanced family, by Mashonda Tifrere
  • Indianapolis:  the true story of the worst sea disaster in U. S. naval history and …, by Lynn Vincent and Sara Vladic
  • The perfectionists:  how precision engineers create the modern world, by Simon Winchester
  • She has her mother’s laugh:  t
  • She has her mother’s laugh:  the powers, perversions, and potential of heredity, by Carl Zimmer

Young Adult Titles

  • Children of blood and bone, by Tomi Adeyemi
  • Crooked kingdom, by Leigh Bardugo
  • The rule of thoughts, by James Dashner
  • The game of lives, by James Dashner
  • Hamilton and Peggy!, by Laura Elliott
  • Seraphina, by Rachel Hartman
  • The traitor prince, by C. J. Redwine
  • Hate u give, by Angie Thomas
  • The dragon’s price,by Bethany Wiggins

Junior Fiction and Nonfiction Titles

  • Mason jar science:  40 slimy, squishy, super-cool experiments, by Jonathan Adolph
  • Rosie Revere and the raucous riveters, by Andrea Beaty
  • Bad guys in do-you-think-he-sauraus?!, by Aaron Blabey
  • The benefits of being an octopus,by Ann Braden
  • Bad to the bones (Lucy & Andy Neanderthal), by Jeffrey Brown
  • Poppy & Sam and the leaf thief, by Cathon
  • One iguana, two iguanas:  a story of accident, natural selection , and evolution, by Sneed B Collard
  • Tom’s midnight garden:  a graphic adaptation, by Phillip Pearce and Edith
  • Eva’s big sleepover, by Rebecca Elliott
  • The oceans between stars, by Kevin Emerson
  • If you’re so smart, how come you can’t spell Mississippi?, by Barbara Esham & Mike Gordon
  • Mrs. Gorski, I think I have the wiggle fidgets, by Barbara Esham & Mike Gordon
  • The creature of the pines, by Adam Gidwitz
  • The princess in black and the science fair scare, by Shannon Hale
  • Squirm, by Carl Hiaasen
  • Ocean renegrades!, by Abby Howard
  • My Beijing:  four stories of everyday wonder, by Nie Jun
  • Supernova (Amulet, bk 8), by Kazu Kibuishi
  • Starstruck:  the cosmic journey of Neil deGrasse Tyson, by Kathleen Krull
  • The epic origin of Super Potato, by Laperia
  • The great rhino rescue: saving the southern white rhinos, by Sandra Markle
  • Kristy’s big day (Baby-sitters Club), by Ann M Martin
  • Curiosity:  The story of a Mars rover, by Markus Motum
  • Eavesdropping on elephants:  how listening helps conservation, by Patricia Newman
  • Dog Man:  lord of the fleas, by Dav Pilkey
  • Otis & Will discover the deep:  the record-setting dive of the Bathysphere, Barb Rosenstock
  • The cardboard kingdom, by Chad Sell
  • Baby Monkey, private eye, by Brian Selznick
  • Chasma Knights, by Boya Sun & Kate Reed Petty
  • Sheets, by Brenna Thummler
  • New shoes, by Sara Varon


Picture Book Titles

  • Listening with my heart, by Gabi Garcia
  • Be kind, by Pat Zietlow Miller
  • The magician’s hat, by Malcolm Mitchell
  • Dreamers, by Yuyi Morales
  • Dear girl, by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
  • Charlie & Mouse & Grumpy, by Laurel Snyder
  • The night knights, by Gideon Sterer
  • The day you begin, by Jacqueline Woodson

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