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Year Published: 2015

Antarctic edge - 70 degrees south

A thrilling journey to one of the world's most perilous environments. This follows a team of world-class scientists as they explore the West Antarctic Peninsula. In the wake of devastating events like Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Katrina, oceanagrapher Oscar Schofield teams up with a group of researchers in a race to understand climate change in the fastest warming place on earth.

Year Published: 2015

Final girl [Motion picture - 2015]

Every night, four boys trick a young, blonde girl into meeting them in the forest for a date with the intention to hunt and kill her. One night, Veronica is selected and when the hunt begins, the boys soon realize that they messed with the wrong girl.

Year Published: 2014

Drunk history. Season 1.

Historical reenactments from A-list talent as told by inebriated storytellers. Based on the award-winning and wildly popular web series, this follows the drunken and often incoherent narration of historical moments. Viewers explore rich culture and history on a tour of cities across America, with a twist ... of lime.

Year Published: 2015

When calls the heart. Follow your heart [Motion picture - 2015]

Elizabeth Thatcher, a young teacher who left her life of high society to teach out west in the rustic town of Hope Valley is finally feeling at home in the small town. However, she is still in unknown territory when it comes to her feelings for the handsome Constable Jack Thornton. Even after acknowledging they come from very different backgrounds, Elizabeth and Jack realizes they feel passionately towards each other.

Year Published: 2015

Platinum fitness for seniors - low impact for all fitness levels

Learn Low impact workouts that are designed especially for women and men over the age of 65.

Year Published: 2011

A very merry daughter of the bride

A twenty-something wedding planner disapproves of her widowed mother's whirlwind romance and, unable to stop her mother's wedding, decides to take control of it with the help of the groom's son.

Year Published: 2015

An Act of War

After returning home from a tour of duty in which he was captured and tortured by enemy forces, a war veteran named Jacob works the night shift at a decrepit theater as a projectionist. While he struggles to adapt to civilian life, Jacob soon finds himself tangled in an inescapable web of seduction, addiction, and violence.

Year Published: 2015

Dark places [Motion picture - 2015]

Libby Day was only seven years old when her mother and two sisters were murdered and her brother Ben was jailed for the crime. Now, twenty-five years later, Libby discovers shocking evidence that Ben may be innocent, and the real killer still at large.

Year Published: 2013

Blue exorcist. Complete 1st season

Assiah: the realm of humans. Gehenna: the realm of demons. Normally, these two dimensions would never intersect, but having possessed all material substances, the demons are now intruding on the material world. But among the human race, there are those who can exorcise such demons - the Exorcists. Rin and his twin brother Yukio Okumura have been raised by Shiro Fujimoto, an eminent priest, but one day Rin discovers that his biological father is actually Satan! As the border between "Assiah" and

Year Published: 2012

Little Glory

After his parents' death, Shawn, nineteen and mildly delinquent, tries to look after his little sister to cash in on his dad's life insurance. But you can't buy love and you sure can't ignore it.

Year Published: 2013

Bates Motel. Season 3.

After a blissful summer of closeness with his mother in the safe confines of their home, Norman returns to school and is flooded with fears about what really happened with Blaire Watson. Norma is forced to face the truth about Norman for the first time and turns for support to the other man in her life, Norman's half-brother Dylan. This relationship triggers Norman's jealousy and a new kind of love triangle erupts between Norma and her two sons.

Year Published: 2015

The First Silent Night

Join renowned actor Simon Callow as he uncovers the moving origins of the song Silent Night that has been two hundred years in the making. A story that begins in humble circumstances ends with the world's most popular carol. Simon journeys to the Austrian village of Oberndorf as well as the city of Salzburg, where the story of the world's favorite carol had its origins.

Year Published: 2013

The Widower

Based on a chilling true story, tells how a seemingly mild‐mannered male nurse, Malcolm Webster poisoned and murdered his first wife, attempted to do the same to his second wife, and further schemed to deceive his third fiance´e.

Year Published: 2006

World's Most Dangerous Drug

What makes methamphetamine ('meth') so powerful, addictive, and destructive? Lisa Ling infiltrates the rural epidemic with footage of lab busts, police surveillance, and several harrowing personal accounts. Raw inside information on a frequent subject. This program contains graphic images that may be disturbing to some viewers. Parental discretion is strongly advised.

Year Published: 2014

Welcome to New York

A sex-addicted French financier, a fateful hotel room encounter, and a scandal that would rock the world; the mighty Gerard Depardieu gives a fearless performance in this ripped-from-the- headlines saga of sin and sleaze from boundary. Inspired by one of the most high-profile public implosions in recent memory, follows a prominent international banker as he spirals out of control during a drug and sex-fueled trip to America, culminating in a shocking incident involving a hotel maid.

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M Train

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee presents reflections on her inner life from the unique perspectives of the cafe´s and cultural haunts she has visited and worked in around the world.

Winning marriage - the inside story of how same-sex couples took on the politicians and pundits - and won

Come rain or come shine

Crockett Johnson and Ruth Krauss how an unlikely couple found love, dodged the FBI, and transformed children's literature

Crockett Johnson (born David Johnson Leisk, 1906-1975) and Ruth Krauss (1901-1993) were a husband-and-wife team that created such popular children's books as The Carrot Seed and How to Make an Earthquake. Separately, Johnson created the enduring children's classic Harold and the Purple Crayon and the groundbreaking comic strip Barnaby. Krauss wrote over a dozen children's books illustrated by others, and pioneered the use of spontaneous, loose-tongued kids in children's literature. Together, Joh

Vendetta - a novel

A Song of Shadows A Charlie Parker Thriller

Still recovering from his life-threatening wounds, private detective Charlie Parker investigates a case that has its origins in a Nazi concentration camp during the Second World War. Parker has retreated to the small Maine town of Boreas to regain his strength. There he befriends a widow named Ruth Winter and her young daughter, Amanda. But Ruth has her secrets. Old atrocities are about to be unearthed, and old sinners will kill to hide their sins. Now Parker is about to risk his life to defend

More than honey - the survival of bees and the future of our world

The Secret Chord A Novel

Traces the arc of King David's journey from obscurity to fame, from shepherd to soldier, from hero to traitor, from beloved king to murderous despot and into his remorseful and diminished dotage.

Jack the Ripper's black magic rituals

For more than a century, the horrific story of Jack the Ripper has endured. The ghastly crimes of the world's most notorious serial killer have become legend, and since they were committed, contemporary sleuths have spent many lifetimes attempting to identify their perpetrator. Jack the Ripper's Black Magic Rituals takes the reader step-by-step through the precise events at the center of the Ripper's reign of terror, uncovering a twisted me´lange of murder and black magic. More importantly, auth

The son of Sobek - a Carter Kane/Percy Jackson adventure

Carter Kane is investigating rumored sightings of a monster on Long Island when he runs into something else: a mysterious boy named Percy Jackson. And their meeting isn't exactly friendly ...

Saturn run - a novel of 2066

An extraordinary new thriller of the future from #1 New York Times°´3bestselling and Pulitzer Prize°´3winning author John Sandford and internationally known photo-artist and science fiction aficionado Ctein. Over the course of thirty-seven books, John Sandford has proven time and again his unmatchable talents for electrifying plots, rich characters, sly wit, and razor-sharp dialogue. Now, in collaboration with Ctein, he proves it all once more, in a stunning new thriller, a story as audacious as

The walking dead. Volume 23

The new era of peace and prosperity is interrupted by a new type of enemy. One that travels amongst the walkers. One that will turn whispers of their appearance to screams. Collects THE WALKING DEAD #133-138

Make me

Call Me Mrs. Miracle- The Christmas Basket

Mrs. Miracle on 34th Street This Christmas, Emily Merkle (just call her Mrs. Miracle) is working in the toy department of Finley's, the last family-owned department store in New York City. And her boss is none other than Jake Finley, the owner's son. For Jake, holiday memories of brightly wrapped gifts, decorated trees and family gatherings were destroyed in a Christmas Eve tragedy years before. Now Christmas means only one thing to him--and to his father. Profit. Because they need a Christmas m

SuperBetter - a revolutionary approach to getting stronger, happier, braver and more resilient--powered by the science of games

-- SuperBetter In 2009, game designer and author Jane McGonigal got a bad concussion that wouldn't heal. She became anxious and depressed, even suicidal--a common symptom for concussion sufferers. But rather than let herself sink further, she decided to get better by doing what she does best: she turned her recovery process into a game. The game became a blog. The blog became a digital game, then an online portal and a major research study, then a TED talk with 4.5 million views. Today more than

New Fiction Books

The bishop's son

"Leila Lantz is in danger of losing her heart to a Plain man until she discovers he's not so Plain after all. Leila has been drawn to Jesse Glick, the bishop's son, since the first day she met him at his father's store, and she knows he feels the same way about her. But she can't understand why he seems to make overtures one day, then withdraw the next. Jesse has a secret. He's considering making a choice that will forever affect his family and his future. He knows it's not fair to draw Leila in

Vendetta - a novel

"No one needs to push Nikki Boyd to excel on the Tennessee Missing Person Task Force. The case of her own missing sister, still unsolved after ten years, is the driving force in her work. When a Polaroid photo of a missing girl shows up at a crime scene, Nikki quickly recognizes similarities to the past. The closer she gets to the abductor, the more she feels that this case is getting personal, and that she is not the hunter at all--but actually the one being hunted."--

Twain's end

"In March of 1909, Mark Twain cheerfully blessed the wedding of his private secretary, Isabel V. Lyon, and his business manager, Ralph Ashcroft. One month later, he fired both. He proceeded to write a ferocious 429-page rant about the pair, calling Isabel "a liar, a forger, a thief, a hypocrite, a drunkard, a sneak, a humbug, a traitor, a conspirator, a filthy-minded and salacious slut pining for seduction." Twain and his daughter, Clara Clemens, then slandered Isabel in the newspapers, erasing

Bliss - a novel

"Sophia Marcus, 21, has already mapped out every aspect of her glamorous life as a Hollywood actor on her vision board. But her life right now in Toronto is anything but exciting. Attending fruitless auditions during the day and working at a douche-y club at night, Sophia is starting to feel like she's going nowhere...slowly. Demi Michaels, Sophia's best friend, didn't go to college after high school. Short of ideas for her own future, she puts her energy into building the perfect relationship w

Supposed to die

Finally getting out of jail after twelve years for a crime he didn't commit, Joe finds his prospects decimated and himself framed once again, a situation that forces him to find the real killer in order to clear his name.

Flirting with fire

Public relations specialist Kinsey Taylor is given the assignment of rehabilitating the reputation of Chicago's Engine Company 6. Firefighter Luke Almeida hates the idea of running around half-naked for the Men on Fire calendar scheme cooked up by Kinsey. But if he's going to be driven mad by this media circus, he's going to drive Kinsey crazy too--for him.

Just One Damned Thing After Another

Mistletoe and Mr. Right - two stories of holiday romance

"In "Mistletoe and Mr. Right," Jessica (not Jessie) takes a flying leap and follows her boyfriend home for the holidays for Christmas break, sure that Ireland will provide the perfect backdrop to the beginning of their happily ever after. But it turns out his family--and his gorgeous ex-girlfriend--don't feel the same way, and the only person making the trip worthwhile is the local farmhand, who has a way of showing up when Jessica needs him most, and least. In "Sleigh Bells and Second Chances,"

Seven nights to surrender

"Kate arrives in Paris hoping to find inspiration. Instead she finds Rylan. In a swirl of stolen kisses and hot, tangled sheets, Kate is quickly swept away by the sexy stranger, longing to surrender to his expert touch. With Rylan, nothing is forbidden-except the truth. An American ex-pat worth millions, Rylan never flaunts his fortune. Rather, he guards his identity from everyone, especially women. No strings, no commitments, no complications. But the second his lips taste Kate's soft, sweet s

Saving Laurel Springs

The Great & Calamitous Tale of Johan Thoms


"She doesn't depend on anyone for anything. He intends to make her his completely. Natalie Udall thought her position at the CIA was secure--until protecting her team earned her an armed escort into certain danger. Natalie can't stand the idea of being secreted away in a cabin in the middle of nowhere, especially since it means sharing close quarters with the controlling bodyguard enlisted to keep her alive. Gabe MacIntosh joined the military to support his son, trained as a sniper and dealt wit


Grey Torrance, a hired gun literally haunted by his bloody past, comes to the struggling town of Paradise Falls, where he becomes embroiled in a deadly conflict between the besieged community and a diabolically brilliant alchemist who is building terrible new weapons of mass destruction . . . and an army of the living dead!

Stars in Your Eyes

The things they carried - a work of fiction

New Nonfiction Books

Legacy - selected drawings & paintings by Frank Frazetta

Briefly traces the career of the noted illustrator, and shows examples of his work for comic strips, magazine stories, and book covers, as well as uncollected and previously unpublished paintings and drawings.

Ready for revolution - the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture)

The personal story of the civil rights leader's work and life discusses his witness to and experiences with the prison farms and lynch mobs of Mississippi, and the efforts of Black Power and Pan-Africanism.

Saving Gotham - a billionaire mayor, activist doctors, and the fight for eight million lives

Hiking waterfalls in Northern California - a guide to the region's best waterfall hikes

Landmark- The Fields of Landscape Photography

Stars between the Sun and Moon - one woman's life in North Korea and escape to freedom

The best American travel writing 2015

Unbound - how eight technologies made us human, transformed society, and brought our world to the brink

"Human life has been repeatedly transformed by certain key technologies, each of which has triggered a profound metamorphosis. The fabrication of weapons, the mastery of fire, and the technologies of clothing and shelter transformed the human body, enabling us to walk upright, shed our body hair, and migrate out of tropical Africa into temperate climates. Symbolic communication changed human evolution from a slow biological process into a fast cultural process. Food production transformed the re

Hannibal - Rome's worst nightmare

Crossing the plains with Bruno

Whole Lotta Led Zeppelin - The Illustrated History of the Heaviest Band of All Time

Supplication - Selected Poems of John Wieners

Brunette ambition

From rocking a glamorous look on the red carpet to recording her solo album, Michele takes you inside her life, and shows you how to keep things in perspective when your to-do list is overflowing and you are faced with challenges. A practical and inspirational guide to harnessing tenacity and passion and living the fullest life, no matter what obstacles life puts in your way.

What to think about machines that think - today's leading thinkers on the age of machine intelligence

Collects the thoughts of almost two hundred of today's leading thinkers on the issue of artifical intelligence.

Angela Davis--an autobiography. An Autobiography

The political activist reflects upon the people and incidents that have influenced her life and commitment to global liberation of the oppressed

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

One piece. Vol. 76, Just keep going

As Luffy and the Straw Hats battle it out with the Doflamingo family, Trafalgar's past, and the origin of his grudge against Doflamingo, is revealed.

Honor girl

"Maggie Thrash has spent basically every summer of her fifteen-year-old life at the one-hundred-year-old Camp Bellflower for Girls, set deep in the heart of Appalachia. She's from Atlanta, she's never kissed a guy, she's into Backstreet Boys in a really deep way, and her long summer days are full of a pleasant, peaceful nothing . . . until one confounding moment. A split-second of innocent physical contact pulls Maggie into a gut-twisting love for an older, wiser, and most surprising of all (at

Noragami  - Stray God 8

Library wars. Love & war. 14

In the near future, the federal government creates a committee to rid society of books it deems unsuitable. The libraries vow to protect their collections, and with the help of local governments, form a military group to defend themselves--the Library Forces! The Library Forces have decided that a censored author, Toma, must defect. But as he and the LF attempt to leave the courthouse, the roads are blocked by Media Betterment Committee troops! Library Forces member Iku Kasahara and her sergeant

My hero academia. Vol. 1, Izuku Midoriya- origin

What would the world be like if 80 percent of the population manifested superpowers called "Quirks"? Heroes and villains would be battling it out everywhere! Being a hero would mean learning to use your power, but where would you go to study? The Hero Academy of course! But what would you do if you were one of the 20 percent who were born Quirkless? Middle school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he hasn't got an ounce of power in him. With no chance of ever getti

World Trigger 7

Wonder Woman by George Pérez Omnibus

"One of the most popular artists working in comics over the last 30 years, George Pe´rez's resume contains a who's-who of the most popular characters in comics. From his co-creation, with Marv Wolfman, of THE NEW TEEN TITANS in the 80s and his work on CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS and WONDER WOMAN to his mega-successful JLA/AVENGERS, George's work has thrilled comics fans for over 3 decades. This omnibus collects the first two years of George Perez's revolutionary run on WONDER WOMAN in premium form

Only what's necessary - Charles M. Schulz and the art of Peanuts

"Charles M. Schulz (1922-2000) believed that the key to cartooning was to take out the extraneous details and leave in "only what's necessary." For fifty years, from October 2, 1950, to February 13, 2000, Schulz wrote and illustrated Peanuts, the single most popular and influential comic strip in the world. In all, 17,897 strips were published, making it "arguably the longest story ever told by one human being," according to Robert Thompson, professor of popular culture at Syracuse University. F

XxxHolic. 4

Watanuki is not enjoying Valentine's Day-- not only has he not received any cards or chocolates, he must make special treats for Yu^ko and Mokona. When he discovers that he has a shy, secret, and not-quite-human admirer, though, matters look much brighter.

First year healthy

First Year Healthy purports to be the story of a young woman, recently released from the hospital after an outburst, and her burgeoning relationship with an odd, perhaps criminal Turkish immigrant. In a scant forty-five pages, working with a vibrant, otherworldly palette of magentas, yellows, and grays, Michael DeForge brings to life a world whose shifting realities are as treacherous as the thin ice its narrator walks on. First Year Healthy is all it appears to be and more: a parable about ment

Birthright 2

Last Man 3 - The Chase

100 bullets. 7, Samurai

Loop Hughes' stay in prison is complicated by a very unwelcome acquaintance and Jack Daw finds himself facing a variety of wild animals in a roadside zoo.

The golden compass - the graphic novel. volume 1

"In the first of a three-volume graphic novel adaptation, Lyra Belacqua and her daemon familiar set out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North"--

Akame Ga Kill! 4

New Large Print Books & Foreign Language Materials

A deceptive homecoming

"Traveling secretary Hattie Davish is returning to her once-quiet hometown, where a deluge of deadly secrets leaves her feeling anything but welcome"--

The hidden

Justice postponed

Biographer Rona Parish has a new project, contributing a series for the local glossy magazine, Chiltern Life, documenting life changing experiences from those who have lived through them. When her father suggests she speaks to his friend Frank Hathaway, who was in Iraq during the invasion of Kuwait, Rona decides to pay him a visit. But Frank was also badly injured in a failed rescue attempt following a car crash the previous year, and has been tormented by flashbacks ever since. As Frank's flash

Career of Evil

Daily Readings from You Can, You Will - 90 Devotions to Becoming a Winner

A.D. 33 - a novel

"New York Times bestselling author Ted Dekker delivers the gripping story of Maviah, a slave who becomes a queen in Arabia, A.D. 33. They call her the Queen of the Outcasts. Maviah, a woman whose fate was sealed on her birth by this world-unwanted, illegitimate, female, a slave-subject to the whims of all. But then she met a man named Yeshua who opened her eyes. She found strength in his words, peace from the brutal word around her. Because of what he taught her, she has gathered her own traveli

Depraved heart

Receiving a surveillance video of her niece taken twenty years earlier that reveals disturbing secrets, Dr. Kay Scarpetta becomes increasingly isolated as she realizes the dangerous legal implications of her niece's private life.

The guilty

When his father is charged with murder and refuses to do anything to prove his innocence, Will Robie returns as an outsider to his hometown of Cantrell, Mississippi--where is he is met with distrust--to conduct his own investigation.

Signal - a Sam Dryden novel

"Ex-Special Forces operative Sam Dryden responds to an urgent call from a former colleague and finds himself in possession of a device which has the power to change the course of history. There are some very bad people determined to get their hands on this device, and will stop at nothing to do so"--

Crooked heart

"When Noel Bostock--aged ten, no family--is evacuated from London to escape the Nazi bombardment, he lands in a suburb northwest of the city with Vera Sedge a thirty-six-year-old widow drowning in debts and dependents. Always desperate for money, she's unscrupulous about how she gets it. Noel's mourning his godmother, Mattie, a former suffragette. Wise beyond his years and raised with a disdain for authority and an eclectic attitude toward education, he has little in common with other children,

Conversations with Saint Bernard - a novel / ǂc Jim Kraus.

The marriage of opposites - a novel based on the life of Rachel Pizzarro

"A forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro, the Father of Impressionism"--

The great leader and the fighter pilot- the true story of the tyrant who created North Korea and the young lieutenant who stole his way to freedom

"The story of Kim Il Sung's rise to power, and the brave North Korean fighter pilot who escaped the prison state and delivered the first MiG-15 into American hands"--

Dashing Through the Snow

Tiny little thing

"In the summer of 1966, Christina Hardcastle--"Tiny" to her illustrious family--stands on the brink of a breathtaking future. Of the three Schuyler sisters, she's the one raised to marry a man destined for leadership, and with her elegance and impeccable style, she presents a perfect camera-ready image in the dawning age of television politics. Together she and her husband, Frank, make the ultimate power couple: intelligent, rich, and impossibly attractive. It seems nothing can stop Frank from r

New Children's Materials

Daniel visits the library

"Daniel Tiger and Prince Wednesday are so excited for story time at the library! But first they have to learn how to be calm and quiet. Can they calm down before story time starts?" -- provided by publisher.

You've got talent, Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown will go to any lengths to impress the Little Red-Haired Girl. He'll try performing a magic act in the school talent show and strutting his stuff at the dance contest. But can Charlie Brown prove that he has talent, once and for all?

Aggie gets lost

Ben and Aggie are playing in the park when she chases a ball and does not return, but after looking for her and worrying about her, Ben speaks with his blind friend, Mr. Thomas, who suggests a different approach.

The long dog

Too many dogs in here: there's a dirty dog and a clean dog, a mean dog and a nice dog, and many more! Plus, there's an extremely long dog who keeps popping into the story. The long dog adds humor to the book, and kids will be eager to turn the pages all the way to the end!

Digger and Daisy star in a play

When brother and sister dogs Digger and Daisy are cast in a school play, Digger is disappointed to play only a tree but he learns everyone else's lines while Daisy, playing the Princess, is confident she does not have to practice her two word line.

Mr. Putter & Tabby smell the roses

When Mr. Putter and Tabby take Mrs. Teaberry to the Conservatory for her birthday, Zeke tries his best to stay out of trouble, but one of the trees is irresistible.

The Berenstain Bears are superbears!

Amidst their playtime pretending to be superheroes, Brother, Sister, and Honey Bear get to be real life heroes when a young neighbor falls off his bike.

Hamster Holmes - combing for clues

"Hamster Holmes and Dr. Watt want to help their friend Ouchy the Porcupine find his missing comb, but have trouble finding clues. Can a comb vanish into thin air?"--

Fire dog rescue

When George helps the firemen with their new dog, Blaze, he learns valuable lessons about owning a pet.