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Year Published: 2013

Burt's buzz

Shapiro takes us into the reclusive backwoods world of beekeeper Shavitz, still committed to living off the land in Maine, as he has since the 1970s, in a renovated turkey coop with no running water. Shapiro explores Shavitz's peculiar relationship with the company he co-founded with Roxanne Quimby. The birth of Burt's Bees and its emergence as a lucrative brand may be the stuff of legend, but it's also contentious: Shavitz sold his shares decades ago, reaping virtually nothing from the company.

Year Published: 2012

Baby's first christmas/bride for christmas

Baby's First Christmas-When two lawyers' siblings fall in love, it binds the two together by default. When Jenna's sister goes into labor on Christmas Eve, romantic sparks fly and they need a Christmas miracle to help their families to a new start. A Bride for Christmas- After Jessie Patterson calls off her third engagement she swears off serious relationships until she finds 'the one.' That is, until charming but chronically single Aiden comes along.

Year Published: 1999

Dead men don't wear plaid

Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and chessemaker.

Year Published: 2001

Wooly boys

Stoney hasn't seen his grandson Charles in nine years. Spoiled, city-bred Charles has a difficult time relating to his rancher grandfather. In an adventure from Minneapolis to the Badlands, Charles learns to appreciate what his grandfather has to teach.

Year Published: 2014

Jack and the cuckoo-clock heart

Edinburgh, late nineteenth century. Little Jack is born on a day so cold that his heart remains frozen. Madeleine the midwife replaces his heart with a cuckoo-clock. It will work, as long as Jack follows the rules, mainly not falling in love. But his encounter with a fiery-eyed girl singing on a street corner and his decision to chase after her will test the resistance of his makeshift heart to the breaking point.

Year Published: 2014

Chicago P.D. Season one

At the helm of the Intelligence Unit is Sergeant Hank Voight, a man not against crossing legal and ethical lines to ensure the safety of the men and women of the Chicago Police Department's District 21 who put it all on the line to serve and protect the security of the city he loves.

Year Published: 2007

Bring it on. In it to win it

A high school senior, determined to lead her team to victory at an important cheer camp competition, falls for one of the rival cheerleaders without knowing it. Will she be able to win the competition and get the guy?

Year Published: 2014

Hellion

A story about a father, his rebelious son and the dangerous world of motocross.

Year Published: 2004

Let's do it again

Year Published: 2014

A people uncounted - the untold story of the Roma

Story of the Roma, commonly referred to as Gypsies, a people who have been both romanticized and vilified in popular culture. The Roma have endured centuries of intolerance and persecution in Europe, most notably the Holocaust genocide where an estimated 500,000 were murdered. A People Uncounted documents their culturally rich yet often difficult lives, and demonstrates how their present state has been deeply shaped by the tragedies of the past. Filmed in 11 countries and featuring dozens of Rom

Year Published: 2013

Two lives

Europe, 1990. The Berlin Wall has just crumbled. Katrine, raised in East Germany but living in Norway for the last 20 years, is a 'war child' - the result of a romance between a Norwegian woman and a German occupation soldier during World War II. She enjoys a happy family life with her mother, her husband, daughter, and granddaughter. But when a lawyer asks her and her mother to testify in a trial against the Norwegian state on behalf of the war children, she resists.

Year Published: 2012

Trinity blood. The complete series

Abel Nightroad, a touring priest for the Vatican, walks calmly where others fear to tread. He is a member of the formidable AX, tasked with the protection of the fragile equilibrium. Neither human nor vampire, with an awkward yet optimistic nature, this Father is a force wholly his own. When the greater threat emerges, Abel Nightroad seeks a safe path for all. Contains episodes 1 through 24.

Year Published: 2014

Secrets of underground London

On the surface, London is a buzzing, modern metropolis. But underneath lies a secret, hidden world, all but forgotten by the millions of people above. Secrets of Underground London uncovers 2000 years of subterranean history: a world of ancient caves and perfectly preserved Roman remains; mysterious rivers and gruesome plague pits; impenetrable vaults and top-secret bunkers.

Year Published: 2006

L'Italiana in Algeri

"The Bey wishes to rid himself of his wife Elvira, planning to marry her off to Lindoro, and bids Haly find him an Italian girl. Lindoro, meanwhile, is in love with Isabella, who is taken prisoner by Haly, with her companion Taddeo, who now pretends to be her uncle. Lindoro is offered his freedom to return to Italy, if he will take Elvira with him. Isabella and Lindoro recognise each other, and she refuses the advances of the Bey, demanding that Lindoro, as an Italian, should be ordered to stay

Year Published: 1972

Buck and the preacher

A trail guide and a con man preacher join forces to help a wagon train of former slaves who are seeking to homestead out West.

Year Published: 2014

Plastic

Sam and Fordy run a credit card fraud scheme, but when they steal from the wrong man, they find themselves threatened by a sadistic gangster. They need to raise $20 million and pull off a daring diamond heist to clear their debt.

Year Published: 2014

The wonder years. Season one.

The show debuted on ABC in 1988 and ran for six seasons. Nominated for over 60 awards with 24 wins, including an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series in 1988, a Golden Globe for Best Television Series in 1989, and a Peabody Award in 1990.

Year Published: 2013

Red data girl the complete series

Izumiko is a fifteen year old outcast who was raised in seclusion at an ancient shrine hidden deep within the forest. This mysterious teenager destroys any electrical device she attempts to use, and her painful shyness has left her with few, if any friends. Her world begins to evolve after enrolling in Joujou academy, a school home to students of supernatural origins. Accompanied by her fated guardian, the brooding monk-in-training miyuki, Izumiko soon discovers the shocking truth about herself

Year Published: 2014

Chinese puzzle

A 40-year-old father of two still finds life very complicated. When the mother of his children moves from Paris to New York, he can't bear them growing up far away from him, so he decides to move there as well.

Year Published: 2014

Luther - his life, his path, his legacy.

Vary few historical figures have affected modern society and humanity as enduringly as Martin Luther, and on such a global scale. This comprehensive documentary traces the footsteps of the great Reformer and reflects upon the places which have become inseparably connected with his name.

Year Published: 2012

Le chef

A veteran chef who faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its Michelin rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy.

Year Published: 2003

Let's do it again

Working class brothers swindle big time gamblers to save their fraternal lodge in the second pairing of Poitier and Cosby (Uptown Saturday Night).

Year Published: 2012

Franklin & Bash. The complete first season

After winning a high-profile case, attorneys Jared Franklin and Peter Bash, who are also lifelong friends, are recruited by a large firm's major partner.

Year Published: 2006

Afterlife - season 2

Alison accepts that the spirits she has seen since she was a child will never leave her. After nearly dying during a seance in which she was inhabited by the spirit of Robert's dead son, she determines that the dead should not dictate her life and she wants to help the living. Robert, meanwhile, is in turmoil. Once a total skeptic, his beliefs have been shaken by what he witnessed at the seance and he now struggles to make sense of his life.

Year Published: 1983

Merry christmas mr. lawrence

Based on a true story of author Laurens van der Post's experiences as a WWII Prisoner of War. Bonus features include a featurette, interviews, documentary, and an essay by film writer Chuck Stephens.

New eBook & Audiobook Downloads

Black Thursday

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The Way of Serenity Finding Peace and Happiness in the Serenity Prayer

Father Jonathan Morris, Fox News religion analyst, bestselling author, and parish priest, has seen firsthand how easily our day-to-day lives are consumed with anxiety and stress as we focus on our failures and troubles, while peace feels unattainable. When he re-discovered the Serenity Prayer, he realized that this little prayer can be, in fact, a powerful roadmap for our spiritual journey toward God. As he began to share this prayer with others, he saw that living these simple lines became a so

Bichos

Bugs Bichos se convierten en amigos a juguetones en este colorido eBook. ¡Perfecto para pequeños cientificos en formación! Bichos es el libro electrónico perfecto para introducir los insectos a los lectores jovenes. Este libro alegre mostrará niños (y padres) que los bichos no dan miedo. ¡Bichos son muy divertidos!

Dancing An Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Novella

-- Includes a preview of -- New York Times "Long before Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series and Charlaine Harris's Sookie Stackhouse novels, (there was) sexy, strong-willed vampire hunter Anita Blake."—USA Today "Laurell K. Hamilton is the reigning queen of the urban fantasy world."—Midwest Book Review Laurell K. Hamilton

The Spiritglass Charade- A Stoker & Holmes Novel

After the Affair of the Clockwork Scarab, Evaline Stoker and Mina Holmes are eager to help Princess Alix with a new case. Seventeen-year-old Willa Aston is obsessed with spiritual mediums, convinced she is speaking with her mother from beyond the grave. What seems like a case of spiritualist fraud quickly devolves into something far more menacing: someone is trying to make Willa "appear lunatic," using an innocent-looking spiritglass to control her. The list of clues piles up: an unexpected murd

Dick Francis's Damage

Felix Francis is back with another edge-of-your-seat thriller, in the classic Dick Francis tradition. Undercover investigator Jeff Hinkley is assigned by the British Horseracing Authority to look into the activities of a suspicious racehorse trainer, but as he's tailing his quarry through the Cheltenham Racing Festival, the last thing he expects to witness is a gruesome murder. Could it have something to do with the reason the trainer was banned in the first place—the administration of illegal

Mr. Peanut

David Pepin has been in love with his wife, Alice, since the moment they met in a university seminar on Alfred Hitchcock. After thirteen years of marriage, he still can't imagine a remotely happy life without her—yet he obsessively contemplates her demise. Soon she -- his Still, these men are in the business of figuring things out, even as Pepin's role in Alice's death grows ever more confounding when they link him to a highly unusual hit man called Mobius. Like the Escher drawings that inspir

Falling Sky

Ben Gold lives in dangerous times. Two generations ago, a virulent disease turned the population of most of North America into little more than beasts called Ferals. Some of those who survived took to the air, scratching out a living on airships and dirigibles soaring over the dangerous ground.  Ben has his own airship, a family heirloom, and has signed up to help a group of scientists looking for a cure. But that's not as easy as it sounds, especially with a power-hungry air city looking to ra

Malice A Mystery

"This smart and original mystery is a true page-turner… will baffle, surprise, and draw out suspicion until the final few pages. With each book, Higashino continues to elevate the modern mystery as an intense and inventive literary form." — -- Publishers Weekly*** Acclaimed bestselling novelist Kunihiko Hidaka is found brutally murdered in his home on the night before he's planning to leave Japan and relocate to Vancouver. His body is found in his office, a locked room, within his locked house,

The Question of the Missing Head

Samuel Hoenig answers questions for a living. And as a man with Asperger's Syndrome, his unique personality helps him ferret out almost any answer there is. But his latest question is a rather odd one—who stole a preserved head from the Garden State Cryonics Institute? Arriving at the scene of the crime accompanied by his new colleague, Ms. Washburn, Samuel finds that what started out as a theft has escalated to murder. With suspects and motives emerging at a rapid rate, one final question rema

The Best American Short Stories 2014

-- Shelf Awareness for ReadersNew York Times Book Review).

Heartbroken A Novel

-- is a tense, mesmerizing novel about the limits of dysfunctional families, of an island haunted by dark memories and restless ghosts, and of the all-too-real demons we must battle.  Wonderfully suspenseful, exquisitely crafted, and written with raw, emotional power, this is Lisa Unger at her very best.

Thunder (Stone Braide Chronicles Book #1) A Novel

In post-apocalyptic America, Selah Chavez is crouched in long grass on a shore littered with the rusted metal remnants of a once-great city. It is the day before her eighteenth Born Remembrance, and she is hunting, though many people refuse to eat animal flesh, tainted by radiation during the Time of Sorrows. What Selah's really after are Landers, mysterious people from a land across the big water who survive the delirium-inducing passage in small boats that occasionally crash against the shorel

Euphoria

-- Father of the Rain For years, English anthropologist Andrew Bankson has been alone in the field studying the Kiona tribe of Papua New Guinea. Haunted by the memory of his brother's public suicide, and increasingly infuriated with and isolated by his research, Bankson is on the verge of killing himself when a chance meeting with colleagues, the controversial and consummate Nell Stone and her wry Australian husband Fen, pulls him back from the brink. Nell and Fen have just finished their stud

Leaving Time A Novel

Throughout her blockbuster career, #1 -- Leaving Time -- —Stephen King   "It's hard to exaggerate how well Picoult writes." -- — -- —Associated Press From the Hardcover edition.

The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair A Novel

-- The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair August 30, 1975: the day fifteen-year-old Nola Kellergan is glimpsed fleeing through the woods, never to be heard from again; the day Somerset, New Hampshire, lost its innocence. Thirty-three years later, Marcus Goldman, a successful young novelist, visits Somerset to see his mentor, Harry Quebert, one of the country?s most respected writers, and to find a cure for his writer?s block as his publisher?s deadline looms. But Marcus?s plans are viol

Purgatory

Recovering from the severe mental and physical wounds inflicted from his recent past, former cop Jack Taylor has finally found a modicum of peace. He has managed to kick the myriad substances that have had a stranglehold over his painful life, however tenuously. Yet this fragile existence is threatened when a vigilante killer begins targeting the scum of Galway, signing mysterious notes with the moniker 'C 33'. The killer addresses these cryptic letters to Jack, trying to goad him into joining t

No Man's Land

-- New York Times Set against the decayed elegance of a house in London's Hampstead Heath, in No Man's Land

As You Wish Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride

From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in -- As You Wish is a must-have for all fans of this beloved film.

Of Scars and Stardust

After the attack that leaves her little sister, Ella, close to death in a snowy cornfield, Claire Graham is sent to live with her aunt in Manhattan to cope. But the guilt of letting Ella walk home alone that night still torments Claire, and she senses the violence that preyed on her sister hiding around every corner. Her shrink calls it a phobia. Claire calls it the truth. When Ella vanishes two years later, Claire has no choice but to return to Amble, Ohio, and face her shattered family. Her o

Joy the Baker Homemade Decadence Irresistibly Sweet, Salty, Gooey, Sticky, Fluffy, Creamy, Crunchy Treats

Joy Wilson believes that everything is better with pie. And caramel. And definitely ice cream. Her world is pretty sweet: she dabbles daily in butter and sugar as her blogging alter ego, Joy the Baker. Her new book, Joy the Baker Homemade Decadence, is packed with 125 of Joy's favorite, supereasy, most over-the-top, totally delicious treats, such as Dark Chocolate, Pistachio, and Smoked Sea Salt Cookies; Butterscotch Cream Pie with Thyme-Marshmallow Meringue; Mint Chocolate Chip Cake; and Strawb

Dare to Submit

Decklan Dare knows about the unexpected loss of loved ones and for this reason, he values control in all areas of his life. Amanda Collins enjoys the freedom she finds in casual encounters without the emotional connection a relationship brings. They meet and their physical attraction is mutual but both experience feelings that could run deeper - if they drop their guard and let each other in. Decklan is first to trust, but when he discovers the secret Amanda's been hiding, will he forgive? Or wi

My Crazy Century A Memoir

In his intimate autobiography, spanning six decades that included war, totalitarianism, censorship, and the fight for democracy, acclaimed Czech writer Ivan Klíma reflects back on his remarkable life and this critical period of twentieth-century history. Klíma's story begins in the 1930s on the outskirts of Prague where he grew up unaware of his concealed Jewish heritage. It came as a surprise when his family was transported to the Terezín concentration camp—and an even greater surprise when mo

Spectrum

New York City: home to world-renowned museums, theater, restaurants, iconic sports franchises. Central Park. Wall Street. And an infamous serial killer who's terrorized the Big Apple for decades. The year is 1995 and the NYPD has just graduated a promising new patrol officer named Karen Vail. The rookie's first day on the job is anything but easy when she finds herself at the crime scene of a young woman murdered in an unusual manner. Vail is unsure of what she's looking at or what it means—but

U2- The Definitive Biography

John Jobling takes readers beyond the myth in this unauthorized biography to present the first comprehensive account of the illustrious Irish rockers in 25 years. Drawing on extensive interviews with insiders including record label scouts, studio presidents, politicians, music critics, and childhood friends, Jobling investigates the U2's most personal relationships and controversial business practices, delivering a vivid portrait that traces the rock phenomenon from its conception to post-punk c

New Fiction Books

The Brothers Cabal

"Horst Cabal has risen from the dead. Again. Horst, the most affable vampire one is ever likely to meet, is resurrected by an occult conspiracy that wants him as a general in a monstrous army. Their plan: to create a country of horrors, a supernatural homeland. As Horst sees the lengths to which they are prepared to go and the evil they cultivate, he realizes that he cannot fight them alone. What he really needs on his side is a sarcastic, amoral, heavily armed necromancer. As luck would have it

Faint Promise of Rain

Our Lady of the Nile

The bargain

In 1971, nineteen-year-old Betsie Troyer's life is turned upside down after her parents secretly leave their Amish community and she begins living with an Englisher family to learn a trade.

Fighting to survive

After finding a sanctuary in a historic hotel, survivors of the zombie plague attempt to establish laws while facing the undead, who want to eat them, and bandits, who want their women and supplies.

The scent of pine - a novel

"A community college professor whose career has stagnated, and a wife and mother whose marriage has tumbled into a spiral of apathy and distrust, Lena is frustrated at the seeming "impossibility of happiness." As Lena makes her way to present a paper at a remote New England conference, a chance encounter with an old schoolmate a once average-seeming teenager who has since achieved international fame as a human rights advocate-catapults Lena into memories of their life changing summer together, a

Truly

May Fredericks hates New York. Which is fair enough, since New York seems to hate her back. After relocating to Manhattan from the Midwest to be with her long-distance boyfriend, NFL quarterback Thor Einarsson, May receives the world's worst marriage proposal, stabs the jerk with a shrimp fork, and storms off alone--only to get mugged. Now she's got no phone, no cash, and no friends. How's a nice girl supposed to get back to safe, sensible Wisconsin? Frankly, Ben Hausman couldn't care less. Sure

Africa39 - New Writing from Africa South of the Sahara

As the crow flies

Charlie Trumper, a poor boy, makes good as a department store tycoon and marries his sweetheart, but he becomes the victim of a nefarious campaign against him conducted by the father of his sweetheart's illegitimate son.

Before we fall

""When jaded Dominic and strong-willed Jacey are thrown together, the combination of his secrets and her issues turns their attraction into the perfect storm. It could change their lives for good-if it doesn't tear them both apart." --Provided by the publisher"--

Driftwood

The agent's surrender

From the moment they met, sparks had flownand not the good kind. Agent Jane Fallon would rather chew nails than work with arrogant--and much too good-lookingHolden Archangelo. But, convinced his brother was no traitor, Holden had Jane's investigation reopened. And now Jane is forced to partner with him. As new leads come to light, Jane's certainty about the case is shaken. But the assassin's bullet whizzing past her head convinces her they are onto something. Jane's determined to keep things pro

Water

The Tristan betrayal

Working for United States secret intelligence forces in Europe during the Second World War, Stephen Metcalfe undertakes a bold plan for which he must locate and betray a former lover in order to protect free-world interests.

Ambush of the mountain man

Smoke Jensen flees from a father seeking revenge for his child's murder, sending Smoke into the Colorado wilderness, where he must rely on his instincts to evade twenty armed men.

New Nonfiction Books

Powerful Paleo superfoods - the best primal-friendly foods for burning fat, building muscle, and optimal health

The end of normal - the great crisis and the future of growth

"The years since the Great Crisis of 2008 have seen slow growth, high unemployment, falling home values, chronic deficits, a deepening disaster in Europe--and a stale argument between two false solutions, "austerity" on one side and "stimulus" on the other. Both sides and practically all analyses of the crisis so far take for granted that the economic growth from the early 1950s until 2000--interrupted only by the troubled 1970s--represented a normal performance. From this perspective the crisi

Without frontiers - the life and music of Peter Gabriel

The Invisible Orientation - An Introduction to Asexuality

Robin Robertson's Vegan Without Borders - Easy Everyday Meals from Around the World

Facing the music - my story

"Jennifer Knapp's meteoric rise in the Christian music industry ended abruptly when she walked away and came out publicly as a lesbian. This is her story--of coming to Christ, of building a career, of admitting who she is, and of how her faith remained strong through it all"--Amazon.com.

The making of Gone with the wind

The Millionaire mystique - how working women become wealthy--and how you can, too!

"Fifty years ago The Feminine Mystique uncovered the hidden world of the unhappy '50s housewife. In The Millionaire Mystique business psychologist Jude Miller Burke looks at today's self-made female millionaires and how they successfully manage career and family life. What can struggling women learn from them? Miller Burke backs up her findings using results from a groundbreaking study of millionaire women.In The Millionaire Mystique you'll learn: The surprising number of millionaire women who w

The dogs were rescued (and so was I)

Relates the story of the author and her beagle, Seamus, who both overcame cancer and sought to find a healthier life, changing eating habits to come to a more compassionate lifestyle.

My prairie cookbook - memories and frontier food from my little house to yours

"I spent ten years enveloped in the comfort of the cast and crew of Little House on the Prairie. We shared so much-- laughter, tears, and many meal, both on-screen and off. This book is filled with my memories and photos from those years, plus the recipes that I love."--Back cover.

Baking

Knitting wizardry - 27 spellbinding projects

27 knitting patterns inspired by wizards, witches, and magical creatures.

Information Doesn't Want to Be Free - Laws for the Internet Age

Heaven at home - establishing and enjoying a peaceful home

Art in America, 1945-1970 - writings from the age of abstract expressionism, pop art, and minimalism

Gathers writings by the leading artists and critics who transformed American art in the mid-twentieth century, making New York, rather than Paris, the center of world art.

Bleeding Orange - Fifty Years of Blind Referees, Screaming Fans, Beasts of the East, and Syracuse Basketball

Bohemians, bootleggers, flappers, and swells - the best of early Vanity fair

Presents an anthology of pieces from the early golden age of Vanity Fair magazine, from 1913 to 1936, written by such luminaries as F. Scott Fitzgerald, Clarence Darrow, Dorothy Parker, D. H. Lawrence, e. e. cummings, John Maynard Keynes, and Carl Sandburg.

A world gone social - how companies must adapt to survive

The hardest peace - expecting Grace in the midst of life's hard

Kara Tippetts knows the ordinary days of mothering four kids, the joy of watching her children grow ... and the devestating reality of stage-four cancer. In The Hardest Peace, Kara doesn't offer answers for when living is hard, but she asks us to join her in moving away from fear and control and toward peace and grace. Most of all, she draws us back to the God who is with us, in the mundane and the suffering, and who shapes even our pain into beauty.

Dark Girls

Olivia - the biography of Olivia Newton-John

Chronicles the life of the singer and actress most well-known for her role in the film "Grease," discussing her career, battle against breast cancer, and relationship with her daughter.

Stop the coming civil war - my Savage truth

"CAN AMERICA SURVIVE ANOTHER CIVIL WAR? According to Michael Savage, OUR NATION IS IN REAL TROUBLE and the seeds of a second conflagration have been sown. Not between the states - but between true patriots who believe in our nation's founding principles and those he believes are working every day to undermine them and change the very nature of the country. Not a war of bullets and blood - but one of commitment to freedom and courage of conviction. Michael Savage is convinced that we face more th

Rasputin - a short life

"Told with humor, intrigue, and a shrewd eye for detail, this riveting short biography sheds much-needed light on the life of nineteenth-century Russian icon Grigory Rasputin. Grigory Rasputin, a Siberian peasant turned mystic and court sage, was as fascinating as he was unfathomable. He played the role of the simple man, eating with his fingers and boasting, 'I don't even know the ABC.' But, as the only person able to relieve the symptoms of hemophilia in the Tsar's heir Alexei, he gained almo

Under this beautiful dome - a senator, a journalist, and the politics of gay love in America

""One of the greatest love stories I have ever heard played out right here, under this beautiful dome. But it was a secret. Penny and Terry just wanted what so many people want-to express their love through marriage." -Illinois Representative Ann Williams Under This Beautiful Dome tells the true story of journalist Terry Mutchler's secret five-year relationship with Penny Severns, an Illinois State Senator who mentored Barack Obama. Forced to engage in an elaborate ruse to keep their relationshi

The Sobo cookbook - recipes from the Tofino restaurant at the end of the Canadian road

Sobo (Sophisticated Bohemian) started out in 2003 as a purple food truck in the parking lot behind a surf shop, way before food trucks were cool. Despite its remoteness, it attracted rave reviews from food media across North America, with the likes of "Saveur" magazine calling it: "perhaps the most exciting lunch stand in North America." The back of the staff's t-shirts read: "Quite possibly the second best thing you can do in a parking lot"--and that same fun, authentic West Coast vibe weaves t

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

Green Lantern. The End Volume 3, The end

Wrongly accused Simon Baz needs to try to stop the destructive Third Army from ravaging the galaxy and solve the mystery of Hal Jordan and Sinestro's disappearance, all while clearing his name.

Bumperhead

"Bumperhead follows Bobby, a young slacker who narrates his life as it happens but offers very little reflection on the events that transpire. He lives in the moment exclusively and is incapable of seeing the world outside of his experiences. He comes of age in the 1970s, making a rapid progression through that era's different subcultures and in a short period of time segues from a stoner glam rocker to a drunk rocker to a speed-freak punk. He drifts in and out of relationships with friends, bot

Attack on Titan- No Regrets 2

Buffy the vampire slayer - season 10. Volume 1

As the rules of magic are being rewritten, Buffy and her friends discover a new kind of enemy, a vampire that can transform and walk around during the day.

Harbinger. Volume 5, Death of a renegade

Batman. Zero Year-Dark City Volume 5, Zero Year-Dark City

"Before the Batcave and Robin, the Joker and the Batmobile ... there was ZERO YEAR. The Riddler has plunged Gotham City into darkness. How will a young Dark Knight bring his beloved hometown from the brink of chaos and madness and back into the light? From the critically acclaimed, New York Times #1 best-selling creative team of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, BATMAN VOL. 5: ZERO YEAR--DARK CITY is the concluding volume to Batman's origin story, as you've never seen it before"--

La corda d'oro. 8

With the magic in her violin running out, Kahoko must rely on heart in order to complete her performance, a situation complicated by Ryotaro's ex showing up to win back her former boyfriend.

Syllabus - Notes from an Accidental Professor

Tale of the Waning Moon, Vol. 1

Rosario+Vampire. Season II. 13

Average human teenager Tsukune accidentally enrolls at a boarding school for monsters--no, not jocks and popular kids, but bona fide werewolves, witches and unnameables out of his wildest nightmares! On the plus side, all the girls have a monster crush on him. On the negative side, all the boys are so jealous they want to kill him! And so do the girls he spurns, because he only has eyes for one of them--the far-from-average vampire Moka. On the plus side, Moka only has glowing red eyes for Tsuku

Thief of Thieves 3 - Venice

Words you don't want to hear during your annual performance review

A collection of "Dilbert" cartoons presents another look at life in a large company as workers cope with meetings, their boss, foolish manangement directives, budget problems, and other common workplace situations.

Injustice - gods among us, year two. Volume 1

"The best-selling prequel to the hit videogame picks up right where it left off! Year one is over--now, year two begins. The death of one of their own has divided Earth's protectors as hero turns against hero. As Superman's iron grip on the world tightens, at the edge of the galaxy, anothe grave threat approaches... INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US YEAR 2 continues the story from the New York Times best-selling graphic novel with rising star writer Tom Taylor (EARTH 2) and a team of artists including Mi

A Shattered Hope

Alice in the country of clover - Knight's knowledge

When the landmasses shift, Alice and Ace are dragged into the country of clover, leaving Ace without Julius, the one person who keeps him mentally stable.

The Unwritten. 10, War stories

"The tenth volume of the critically-acclaimed new series from the Eisner-nominated creative team, Mike Carey and Peter Gross is the perfect jumping on point, as Tom Taylor is stranded at the beginning of all creation! Lost in the unwritten scenes of all the world's stories, Tom Taylor is headed back to reality -- and all the gods and beasts and monsters ever imagined can't stop him. But there's a toll on the road that may be too high for him or anyone to pay.."--

Revival. Volume four, Escape to Wisconsin

La corda d'oro. 15

As Len departs to study abroad, Kahoko faces the challenges of a contest without her tutor and the romantic intentions of Ryotaro and Azuma.

The Walking Dead 22 - A New Beginning

Vinland saga. Book 5

"After the assassination of King Sweyn and the execution of Askeladd, Thorfinn lost the object of his vengeane, his sense of purpose, and his freedom. Now a broken young man, he labors far from the battlefield, clearing a forest for his slave master's farm alongside the amiable Einar. But a sudden and brutal tragedy will shock Thorfinn out of his apathy, and force him to answer the question, 'Do I still want to live?'"--p. [4] of cover.

Batman '66. Volume 2

"Back to the Swingin' '60s as DC Comics reimagines the classic Batman TV series in comics form. These all-new stories portray The Caped Crusader, The Boy Wonder and their fiendish rogues gallery just the way viewers remember them. In this volume, one of Batman's deadliest foes--King Tut returns to Gotham City to assert his royal status and challenge the Dynamic Duo with his most far reaching plan yet to rule the modern Thebes known as Gotham City!"--

Okko - the cycle of fire

With two of Pajan's clans covertly agreeing to a marriage between their heirs to form a political alliance, a special guard of samurai from both famlies and Okko and his companions are assembled to ensure the security of the ceremony.

Monster Musume 5

Adventure time - mathematical edition. Volume 4

After a battle with the Ice King and saving the princess, Finn and Jake discover a series of dungeons ready for exploring.

Attack on Titan. Before the fall [prequel]

Before the fall and before the trials of "the Titan's son" Kyklo, a young smith by the name of Angel Aaltonen grappled with the giants as only a craftsman could... The first of the three-part Before the Fall light novels, whose second and third installments have been adapted into a manga of the same name (available stateside from Kodansha Comics), this prequel of prequels details the origins of the devices that humanity developed to take on the mysterious Titans. -- back cover.

New Large Print Books & Foreign Language Materials

Last to know

"A killer targets a peaceful lakeside community in western Massachusetts and one family is changed forever by secrets and lies"--

The truth about the Harry Quebert affair

Land of love and drowning

13 hours - the inside account of what really happened in Benghazi

No safe house

Wolf

When a vagrant -- the Walking Man -- finds a dog wandering alone with the words "HELP US" written on its collar, he's sure it's a desperate plea from someone in trouble and calls on Detective Inspector Jack Caffery to investigate. Caffery is reluctant to get involved -- until the Walking Man promises new information regarding the childhood abduction of Caffery's brother in exchange for the detective's help tracking down the dog's owners. Caffery has no idea who or what he is searching for, but o

Killing Patton - the strange death of World War II's most audacious general / by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard.

General George S. Patton, Jr. died under mysterious circumstances in the months following the end of World War II. For almost seventy years, there has been suspicion that his death was not an accident--and may very well have been an act of assassination. "Killing Patton" takes readers inside the final year of the war and recounts the events surrounding Patton's tragic demise, naming names of the many powerful individuals who wanted him silenced.

Vertigo 42 - a Richard Jury mystery

And then there were none and selected plays

"Four Christie plays: "Witness for the Prosecution", Toward Zero", Verdict", and "And Then There Were None"--the world's best-selling mystery"--

Blue Labyrinth

Inherit the word

Hard going - a Bill Slider mystery

To darkness and to death

2 a.m. at The Cat's Pajamas - a novel

"As three lost souls search for love, music and hope on the snow-covered streets of Philadelphia, together they will discover life's endless possibilities over the course of one magical night"--

Seeing your face again

The Red Badge of Courage

Fatal enquiry

"In Victorian London, private enquiry agent Cyrus Barker and his assistant, Thomas Llewellyn match wits with Sebastian Nightwine, whom the British government has granted immunity for his past crimes, believing they need his help"--

Journey to the Centre of the Earth

The hexed

"Devin Lyle moves into an eighteenth century cabin in the woods of Salem, haunted by dead bodies and ghostly apparitions"--

The promise

"Mallory's search for happiness leads her to a faraway place. There she finds heartache,betrayal and danger. Can the only man she's ever loved rescue her before it's too late? Mallory Hammond is determined not to let her boyfriend, parents, or anyone else get in the way of her goal to save a life. She had that chance when she was a teenager, and the opportunity slipped away, leaving a void she's desperate to fill. Then a new friend she met online offers her the chance she has dreamed of. But she

When the Snow Falls

The lost key

"Freshly minted FBI agent Nicholas Drummond is barely out of his Quantico training when he and his partner, Mike Caine, are called to investigate a stabbing on Wall Street. Their investigation, however, yields more questions than answers. It quickly becomes clear that the victim, John Pearce, was more than the naval historian and antiquities dealer he appeared to be. What Drummond doesn't know is that buying and selling rare books was Pearce's cover, and that he had devoted his life to discoveri

The lady and the officer

When Madeline Howard saves the life of Elliott Haywood, a colonel in the Confederate Home Guard, he becomes determined to win her favor, but Madeline's political sympathies are with the North, and her heart belongs to a Northern soldier.

Book Clubbed

Let Me Be Frank With You

New Children's Materials

The best fall of all

Happy the dog and Honey the cat enjoy playing outside on a fall day.

Big Hero 6. The big battle

When he finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy San Fransokyo, robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada joins forces with a reluctant team of first-time crime fighters on a mission to save the city.

Dixie and the Best Day Ever

Splat and Seymour, best friends forevermore

While planning a surprise party to show his best friend Seymour how much he values their friendship, Splat keeps so many secrets Seymour doesn't want to be friends anymore.

Big Hero 6. Fight to the finish!

When he finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy San Fransokyo, robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada joins forces with a reluctant team of first-time crime fighters on a mission to save the city.

Holiday Helper

Waiting is not easy!

Piggie tells Gerald she has a surprise for him, but it is not there yet, so Gerald must be patient.

Pinkalicious - tutu-rrific

When a mix-up causes her to be placed in the big kids' ballet class rather than her best friend Alison's, Pinkalicious tries to hold her own.

Angry Birds Transformers - Robot Birds in Disguise

Porky and Bess

Despite their differences, Porky the messy pig and Bess the fussy cat are best friends and support each other in all their endeavors, from poetry writing to cake baking.

Ponies love pets!

The ponies from the "My Little Pony" series share a special friendship with their pets.

Dixie and the best day ever

Emma needs to write a poem for a school assignment, but she would rather go outside with Dixie and enjoy a snowy day.

Dragons - Riders of Berk. How to start a dragon academy

Hiccup must find a way to show the Vikings of Berk how helpful the dragons can be.

Sofia the first. The missing necklace

After the amulet that allows her to understand her animal friends go missing, Sofia sets out to find it before Cedric can use it to take over the kingdom.

Annie - Movie Reader

Annie's pet

On her way to the pet shop to buy an animal with her birthday money, Annie buys a toy, a collar, a dish, and a leash and discovers that she has no money left for a pet.

Pete the cat and the bad banana

Pete the Cat bites into a bad banana and vows never to eat bananas again, even though he generally likes the fruit.

Meet Periwinkle

Mr. Putter & Tabby turn the page

Mr. Putter and Mrs. Teaberry bring Tabby and Zeke to the library for a special storytime.

Twice As Silly - Twice As Silly

Thanksgiving mice!

A group of mice have some problems when they put on a play to commemorate the first Thanksgiving, but everything works out all right in the end.

Christmas mice!

A group of mice have fun as they go about their preparations for Christmas.

The Christmas party

Describes how Anna, Elsa, and the rest of the Arendelle celebrate Christmas.

Angry Birds Transformers - Deceptihogs Versus Autobirds

Santa's little engine

Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends celebrate Christmas on the island of Sodor.