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  • Year Published: 2016

    To Joey, with love

    The amazing story of Joey and Rory Feek. Intimately filmed by the couple over a course of two and a half years. This documentary follows this beautiful couple through the birth of their daughter, and even shows Joey's struggle and ultimate surrender to cancer. However, they never lose hope. A love story for the ages.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Grace and Frankie Season 2

    After learning their ex-husbands plan to marry one another, lifelong rivals Grace and Frankie have bonded in an uneasy friendship. The second season of this acclaimed comedy series brings more laughs and surprises as Grace and Frankie tackle the challenges of family and relationships, while driving each other crazy on a regular basis.

  • Year Published: 2007

    The Middle Ages

    Publisher description: Castles, cathedrals, nobility, knights in shining armor, witches, dungeons, gothic splendor and almost constant war. This video tells the fascinating story of this thousand years of history from approximately 500 A.D. to 1400 A.D. The Middle Ages were filled with grand as well as miserable episodes, just like any other period of history. Scholars from Yale University and UCLA share their insights into leaders like Charlemagne, the power of the Papacy, the Crusades, and the

  • Year Published: 2007


    A man killed during a robbery gone wrong remains on Earth as a ghost because of his love for his girlfriend. He teams up with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder, and to rescue his sweetheart from a similar fate.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Ae dil hai mushkil

    Ayan falls in love with his soulmate, Alizeh, but she doesn't reciprocate the feeling. Later, a relationship with Saba helps him realize Alizeh's value in his life, irrespective of their relationship status.

  • Year Published: 2016


    The story of a woman who finds herself caught in the crosshairs of a spiraling personal life and career crisis. Christine, always the smartest person in the room at her local Sarasota, Florida news station, feels like she is destined for bigger things and is relentless in her pursuit of an on-air position in a larger market.

  • Year Published: 2008

    Silent Ozu. [Disc 2], Umarete wa mita keredo = I was born, but-- - three family comedies

    For two brothers, the daily grind of bullies and mean teachers is nothing compared to the mortification they feel when they come to understand their good-natured father's low-rung social status. A blithe portrait of the financial and psychological toils of one family, from the standpoint of a couple of stubborn little boys.

  • Year Published: 2016


    At only five years old, Saroo Brierley got lost on a train in India. Unable to read or write or recall the name of his hometown or even his own last name, he survived alone for weeks on the rough streets of Calcutta before ultimately being transferred to an agency and adopted by a couple in Australia.

  • Year Published: 2007

    Ancient Rome.

    The ancient civilization whose capital was the glorious city of Rome lasted for more than one thousand years, before collapsing in its own corruption. This gigantic empire affected cultures across Europe, Northern Africa and Western Asia.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Daniel Boone. Season 3.

    The legendary Fess Parker returns to tame the American wilderness in the third season of the series.

  • Year Published: 2007

    The emergence of modern America. Progressive era

    Examines the ways the Progressive era altered the course of our history through the strengthening of labor unions, political reforms, and the imposition of the first federal income tax.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Closet monster

    A fresh take on the coming-of-age story, this surreal tale follows the artistically driven Oscar, hovering on the brink of adulthood. Struggling to find his place in the world after a rough childhood and haunted by images of a tragic incident, Oscar dreams of escaping his small town. After he meets a mysterious and attractive new co-worker, Oscar follows the guidance of his pet hamster Buffy and faces his demons to find the life he wants.

  • Year Published: 2011

    Big business

    Comedy about two sets of identical twins who are mismatched at birth, and forty years later their paths cross in Manhattan at New York's Plaza Hotel.

  • Year Published: 2013

    Black America since MLK - and still I rise

    Henry Louis Gates, Jr. embarks on a deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history. Joined by leading scholars, celebrities, and a dynamic cast of people who shaped these years, Gates travels from the victories of the civil rights movement up to today, asking profound questions about the state of black America, and our nation as a whole.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Lo and Behold- Reveries of the Connected World

    Director Werner Herzog, Academy Award nominee, delves into the origin of the Internet and its growth into changing the way the world lives.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Zero days

    A black ops cyber attack launched by the U.S. and Israel on an Iranian nuclear facility unleashed malware with unforeseen consequences. The Stuxnet virus infiltrated it's pre-determined target only to spread it's infection outward, ultimately exposing systemic vulnerabilities that threatened the very safety of the planet. Delve deep into the bourgeoning world of digital warfare in this documentary thriller from Academy Award winning filmmaker Alex Gibney.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Agatha Christie's Criminal Games

    Agatha Christie's world famous mysteries are delightfully adapted in a new series of French TV movies, sexy, witty and definitely addictive! Set in the 1950s, these iconic stories introduce new investigators in classic Christie style. Chief Inspector Laurence, a man of class and refined taste, and the young ambitious journalist Alice Avril, along with Laurence's ever loyal secretary, Marlene. Enjoy Agatha Christie mysteries with a decidedly French twist.

  • Year Published: 2016


    Sweet, lonely Seth spends his days working in an animal shelter. He has a chance encounter with beautiful woman, Holly, who awakens something within him. He tries everything to win her over. Time and again, she rejects him, leading him to kidnap Holly. After Seth takes Holly, she wakes up in a cage beneath the animal shelter, treated like the dogs living above her. As Seth's lies begin to catch up to him, Holly toys with his emotions and his certainty of the situation falls apart.

  • Year Published: 2015

    Scott and Bailey. Season 3

    All eight episodes from the second series of the ITV detective drama. Suranne Jones and Lesley Sharp star as two homicide detectives working for the Greater Manchester Major Incident Team. As Janet Scott (Sharp) and Rachel Bailey (Jones) investigate a string of macabre crimes across the city, they must also face up to some harsh truths in their own personal lives.

  • Year Published: 2017

    USS Indianapolis - men of courage

    The harrowing true story of the crew of the USS Indianapolis, who were stranded in the Philippine Sea for five days after delivering the atomic weapons that would eventually end WWII. As they awaited rescue, they endured extreme thirst, hunger, and relentless shark attacks.

  • Year Published: 2008

    Silent Ozu. [Disc 3], Dekigokoro = Passing fancy - three family comedies

    Kihachi is a day-laborer who is an endearing single dad. His relationship with his wiseacre young son is both humorous and heartfelt. The two live in a Tokyo tenement. Complications ensue when Dad finds himself part of tenous love triangle.

  • Year Published: 2016


    The incredible untold story of Edward Snowden, the polarizing figure who exposed shocking illegal surveillance activities by the NSA and became one of the most wanted men in the world. He is considered a hero by some, and a traitor by others.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Speed Sisters

    The Speed Sisters are the first all-woman race car driving team in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank, these five women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty, male dominated Palestinian street car racing scene. Weaving together their lives on and off the track, this takes viewers on a surprising journey into the drive to go further and faster than anyone thought they could.

  • Year Published: 2016

    The monster [Motion picture - 2015]

    A divorced mother and her headstrong daughter must make an emergency late-night road trip to see the girl's father. As they drive through deserted country roads on a steamy night, they suddenly have a startling collision that leaves them shaken but not seriously hurt. Their car, however, is dead, and as they try in vain to get help, they come to realize they are not alone on these desolate backroads. A terrifying evil is lurking in the surrounding woods, intent on never letting them leave.

  • Year Published: 2007

    The industrial revolution [Motion picture - 2001]

    The industrial revolution brought better quality clothing, china, and mechanical devices on a much wider basis. However, it also brought with it a list of problems such as poor sanitation and a lack of labor laws. Scholars from the University of Warwick and UCLA share their knowledge about the Industrial Revolution in this enlightening video.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Harry and Snowman

    Dutch immigrant, Harry deLeyer, journeyed to the United States after World War II and developed a transformative relationship with a broken down Amish plow horse he rescued off a slaughter truck bound for the glue factory. Harry paid eighty dollars for the horse and named him Snowman. In less than two years, Harry & Snowman went on to win the triple crown of show jumping, beating the nations blue bloods and they became famous and traveled around the world together. Their chance meeting at a Penn

  • Year Published: 2015

    Jamestown's dark winter

    A team of archaeologists excavating the site of an early American colony discovers something surprising: the remains of a young woman, dating back to 1609, buried in the trash layer of a cellar. Now, 400 years later, a cellar excavation has uncovered numerous bone fragments, all belonging to this adolescent female. With the help of forensic anthropologists, the extraordinary and frightening story of this young woman comes to life.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Kate Plays Christine

    It follows actress Kate Lyn Sheil (House of Cards, The Girlfriend Experience, Listen Up Philip) as she prepares for her next role: playing Christine Chubbuck, a Florida newscaster who committed a shocking act on live television in 1974. As Kate investigates Chubbuck's story (long rumored to be the inspiration for the classic Hollywood film NETWORK), uncovering new clues and information, she becomes increasingly obsessed with her subject.

  • Year Published: 2010

    Truman [TV Movie - 1995]

    President Truman led the nation through the end of World War II, the beginning of the Cold War, the struggle for civil rights and the creation of the United Nations.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt- Season Two

    As Kimmy continues to learn the ways of New York City, she's got her roommate Titus and socialite Jacqueline by her side to tackle all social matters that are hashbrown relevant.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Gimme Danger

    An in-depth look at the legendary punk band, the Stooges.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Killbillies [Motion picture - 2015]

    After a night of partying, the amateur model Zina heads for a fashion shoot in the countryside, accompanied by the ambitious Mia, apathetic Dragica and snobby photographer Blitcz. On the idyllic location, an ordinary fashion shoot soon turns into a fierce fight for survival.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Dolly Parton's Christmas of many colors - circle of love

    The Parton clan is determined to scrape together enough money to buy their beloved Mama the wedding ring she's long waited for. But a fierce blizzard threatens to demolish their dream. While the family struggles to save their beloved homestead, an important person in little Dolly's life suggests that her amazing voice and musical gifts may be destined for something far beyond Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Sherlock. Season 4.

    Season four begins with the mercurial Sherlock Holmes, back once more on British soil as Doctor Watson and his wife Mary prepare for their biggest challenge yet: becoming parents.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Mythica. The necromancer [Motion picture - 2015]

    When her most loyal friend is taken hostage by Peregus Malister, the cruel master of the Thieves Guild, Marek must embark on a corrupt mission to serve the Thieves Guild with her team of would-be heroes. But when the mission leads them into the clutches of Szorlok, their greatest enemy, Marek must sacrifice her ambitions, and perhaps her own soul, to stop Szorlok from obtaining the Darkspore.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Honor student

    Having written "Killer Student", a bestselling novel, Nick Howarth is struggling to come up with a follow-up novel. At a book signing he is confronted by Teresa Smith who Nick met when he taught a writing class in a women's prison who accuses him of stealing her idea for a novel. Angered that he stole her idea, she sets about making Nick's life a living hell by stalking him and his wife before taking the ultimate revenge for what he did.

  • Year Published: 2007

    The emergence of modern America. Roaring Twenties

    Explores the enormous social and cultural changes of the 1920s, an era of prosperity, rapid industrialization, social experimentation, and artistic renaissance.

  • Year Published: 2001

    Evolution [Motion picture - 2001]

    It all starts with a meteorite falling to earth near Glen Canyon, Arizona. The next day, biology teacher Dr. Ira Kane and geology teacher Harry Block from Glen Canyon Community College go to investigate. While taking a sample, they discover a slimy blue fluid oozing from the meteorite. Kane finds myriad single-celled life-forms in the fluid, evolving at an incredible rate, even while he's watching. What seemed like a sure ticket to Sweden for the Nobel Prize soon develops into a nightmare: by ev

  • Year Published: 2017

    The free world

    A recently released former convict becomes involved with a married woman with an abusive husband.

  • Year Published: 2012

    Return to Vengeance

    The mysterious drifter known only as Brady innocently rides into a small southern town and is immediately drawn to the rescue of a young lady in distress, (Ms. Barr) against a well organized gang of cut-throats (literally) known as 'The Blades.' The leader of the gang vows revenge and thus sets in motion a dramatic, action packed ride. 'Bart' the bartender owns the watering hole where the events unfold.

  • Year Published: 2012

    Blood money

  • Year Published: 2015

    Heroes - saving Jewish lives from the Nazis

    They were hiding Jews and other fugitives in Central France during the Second World War. They risked their own lives taking such a stand. Who were these people, the descendants of France's Protestant minority? Were they heroes? What made them resist the Nazis and their collaborators, the French police? Is it possible to find traces of that behavior in this region's French society today? This provocative documentary challenges one's own reaction to people of other cultures in a time of worldwide

  • Year Published: 2016

    Deep Water

    When the mutilated corpse of a young gay man is found in a smart Bondi beach apartment, Detectives Tori Lustigman and Nick Manning are assigned the case. Is this brutal murder a domestic disturbance, a robbery gone wrong, or a gay hate crime? With mounting evidence to suggest the perpetrator has killed before, they start digging through old investigations and the discovery is shocking. They uncover up to 80 possible murders of gay men in New South Wales.

  • Year Published: 2009

    Essential art house- variety lights

  • Year Published: 2016

    Fire at sea = Fuocoammare [Documentary - 2016]

    Capturing life on the Italian island of Lampedusa, a frontline in the European migrant crisis.

  • Year Published: 2009

    George Michael - live in London

    A concert performance by George Michael featuring many of his top hits.

  • Year Published: 2016

    The ring two [Motion picture - 2005]

    Hoping to leave their terrifying experiences in Seattle behind them, Rachel Keller and her son, Aidan, move to the small town of Astoria, OR, where Rachel takes a job writing for the local newspaper. When Rachel learns of an unexplained murder, which occurred after a teenager watched a strange videotape with his girlfriend, she suspects her past is following her and she begins looking into the case.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Agatha Christie's the Witness for the Prosecution

    In 1920s London, brutal and bloodthirsty murder has stained the plush carpets of a handsome London townhouse. The victim is the glamorous and rich Emily French. All the evidence points to Leonard Vole, a young chancer to whom the heiress left her vast fortune and who ruthlessly took her life. At least, this is the story that Emily's dedicated housekeeper Janet Mcintyre stands by in court. Leonard however, is adamant that his partner, the enigmatic chorus girl Romaine, can prove his innocence.

  • Year Published: 2016

    16 for '16 - the contenders

    Every four years, bold men and women declare themselves the MVP uniquely deserving of America's highest office. Among the many contenders, there can only be one winner. This documentary series presented by OZY Media examines 16 of the most unforgettable candidates from the past 50 years of election history and demonstrates how previous elections still influence the American political landscape today.

  • Year Published: 2017

    The light between oceans

    A lighthouse keeper, living off the coast of Australia with his wife, finds a baby on an adrift rowboat. They rescue and raise the child as their own, changing their lives and that of a stranger.

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  • Heartbreak Hotel An Alex Delaware Novel

    -- Heartbreak Hotel -- —Los Angeles Times "Kellerman doesn't just write psychological thrillers—he owns the genre."—Detroit Free Press "A master of the psychological thriller."—People

  • Sinful Scottish Laird

    A young widow puts her sexy suitors to the test in

  • The Witch's Vacuum Cleaner - and Other Stories

    An anthology of fourteen unpublished short stories, written when Pratchett was in his teens, shares insights into his writing process and the early ideas that inspired his later career.

  • Food, Health, and Happiness 115 On-Point Recipes for Great Meals and a Better Life

    Oprah Winfrey will be the first to tell you, she has had a complicated relationship with food. It's been both a source of delight and comfort for her, but also the cause of an ongoing struggle with her weight. In Food, Health, and Happiness, Oprah shares the recipes that have allowed eating to finally be joyful for her. With dishes created and prepared alongside her favorite chefs, paired with personal essays and memories from Oprah herself, this cookbook offers a candid, behind-the-scenes look

  • Clownfish Blues

    A (Serge) Storm is brewing for a cabal of bad guys gaming the Florida state lottery in this insanely funny novel from the maestro of mayhem, Tim Dorsey.If you're loud and proud Floridian Serge A. Storms, how do you follow up your very own remake of Easy RiderRoute 66! With Coleman riding shotgun, Serge is rolling down the highway of his dreams in a vintage silver convertible Corvette just like the snazzy car Martin Milner drove. It doesn't matter that the actual Route 66 didn't pass through Flor

  • Books for Living

    "For Will Schwalbe, reading is a way to entertain himself but also to make sense of the world, to become a better person, and to find the answers to the big (and small) questions about how to live his life. In this delightful celebration of reading, Schwalbe invites us along on his quest for books that speak to the specific challenges of living in our modern world, with all its noise and distractions.'"--

  • Feversong A Fever Novel

    -- Sinsar Dubh The fate of Man and Fae rests on destroying the book and recovering the long-lost Song of Making, the sole magic that can repair the fragile fabric of the earth. But to achieve these aims, sidhe- This time, there's no gain without sacrifice, no pursuit without risk, no victory without irrevocable loss. In the battle for Mac's soul, every decision exacts a tremendous price. Look for all of Karen Marie Moning's sensational Fever novels: DARKFEVER | BLOODFEVER | FAEFEVER | DREAMFE

  • The marriage lie

    "Iris and Will have been married for seven years, and life is as close to perfect as it can be. But on the morning Will flies out for a business trip to Florida, Iris's happy world comes to an abrupt halt: another plane headed for Seattle has crashed into a field, killing everyone on board and, according to the airline, Will was one of the passengers. Grief stricken and confused, Iris is convinced it all must be a huge misunderstanding. Why did Will lie about where he was going? And what else ha

  • The Devil's Triangle

    From New York Times "He who controls the weather, will control the world. He who controls time, will never be around." —Thomas Frey FBI Special Agents Nicholas Drummond and Michaela Caine are the government's Covert Eyes—leading a top-notch handpicked team of agents to tackle crimes and criminals both international and deadly. But their first case threatens their fledgling team when the Fox calls from Venice asking for help. Kitsune has stolen an incredible artifact from the Topkapi Museum i

  • The Prisoner

    To unmask a CIA mole, John Wells must resume his old undercover identity as an al Qaeda jihadi—and hope he can survive it—in this cutting-edge novel from the #1 New York Times-   It is the most dangerous mission of John Wells's career. Evidence is mounting that someone high up in the CIA is doing the unthinkable—passing messages to ISIS, alerting them to planned operations. Finding out the mole's identity without alerting him, however, will be very hard, and to accomplish it, Wells will have t

  • Echoes in Death An Eve Dallas Novel (In Death, Book 44)

    Echoes in DeathAs NY Lt. Eve Dallas and her billionaire husband Roarke are driving home, a young woman—dazed, naked, and bloody—suddenly stumbles out in front of their car. Roarke slams on the brakes and Eve springs into action.Daphne Strazza is rushed to the ER, but it's too late for her husband Dr. Anthony Strazza. A brilliant orthopedic surgeon, he now lies dead amid the wreckage of his obsessively organized town house, his three safes opened and emptied. Daphne would be a valuable witness, b

  • The Girl Before A Novel

    -- EMMA Reeling from a traumatic break-in, Emma wants a new place to live. But none of the apartments she sees are affordable or feel safe. Until One Folgate Street. The house is an architectural masterpiece: a minimalist design of pale stone, plate glass, and soaring ceilings. But there are rules. The enigmatic architect who designed the house retains full control: no books, no throw pillows, no photos or clutter or personal effects of any kind. The space is intended to transform its occupant—a

  • Lincoln in the Bardo A Novel

    -- Lincoln in the Bardo -- —Lorrie Moore "George Saunders makes the all-but-impossible look effortless. We're lucky to have him." -- —Thomas Pynchon

  • Robert B. Parker's Revelation

    Itinerant lawmen Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch return to confront an escaped criminal in the grittiest entry yet of the New York Times   Territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch figured things had finally settled down in Appaloosa when Boston Bill Black's murder charge was dropped. But all that changed when Augustus Noble Driggs was transferred to a stateside penitentiary just across the border from Mexico. Square-jawed, handsome, and built like a muscled thoroughbred stallion, Driggs

  • Vicious Circle

    -- New York Times   The plane circled in the dark. Joe Pickett could just make out down below a figure in the snow and timber, and then three other figures closing in. There was nothing he could do about it. And Joe knew that he might be their next target.             The Cates family had always been a bad lot. Game warden Joe Pickett had been able to strike a fierce blow against them when the life of his daughter April had been endangered, but he'd always wondered if there'd be a day of reckoni

  • Bone Box A Decker/Lazarus Novel

    In this thrilling chapter in Faye Kellerman's bestselling series, Rina Lazarus makes a shocking discovery in the woods of her upstate New York community that leads her husband, police detective Peter Decker, through a series of gruesome, decades old, unsolved murders, pointing to a diabolical, serial killer who's been hiding in plain sight.On a bright and crisp September morning, while walking a bucolic woodland trail, Rina Decker stumbles upon human remains once buried deep beneath the forest g

  • Norse Mythology

    Introducing an instant classic—master storyteller Neil Gaiman presents a dazzling version of the great Norse myths. -- Through Gaiman's deft and witty prose emerge these gods with their fiercely competitive natures, their susceptibility to being duped and to duping others, and their tendency to let passion ignite their actions, making these long-ago myths breathe pungent life again.

  • French Twist A Detective Luc Moncrief Story

    -- BookShotsLIGHTNING-FAST STORIES BY JAMES PATTERSON Novels you can devour in a few hours Impossible to stop reading All original content from James Patterson

  • Eleventh Grave in Moonlight A Novel

    -- -- "Well, that didn't go as planned."—T-Shirt A typical day in the life of Charley Davidson involves cheating husbands, errant wives, missing people, philandering business owners, and, oh yeah...demons, hell hounds, evil gods, and dead people. Lots and lots of dead people. As a part time Private Investigator and full-time Grim Reaper, Charley has to balance the good, the bad, the undead, and those who want her dead. Now, Charley is learning to make peace with the fact that she is a goddess w

  • Seasons of Her Life

    TO DREAM A LITTLE DREAM Having left behind a bitter childhood, Ruby Connors quickly finds that marriage is not quite the escape she imagined. Instead, as a military wife in Washington, D.C., loneliness turns out to be her most dependable companion. But determined to realize her faith in happiness, she raises her two children in a nurturing, beautiful home that mirrors her resourcefulness and good sense. It's the perfect environment in which to bake delicious, unforgettable cookies. After years o

  • The 4th Man A Detective D. D. Warren Story

    -- New York Times A young woman is found strangled in the stairwell of a college library, only her sneakers missing. With no physical evidence, no signs of sexual assault, and no witnesses, all the police have to go on are the three men who were in the library with her: her boyfriend and two campus security guards . . . all of whom have secrets, none of whom can be proven guilty. Five years later, ex-FBI profiler Pierce Quincy and his wife, former police officer Rainie Conner, agree to consult

  • Malicious A Mitchum Story

    Did my brother kill your husband? Mitchum is back. His brother's been charged with murder. Nathaniel swears he didn't kill anyone, but word on the street is that he was involved with the victim's wife. Now, Navy SEAL dropout Mitchum will break every rule to expose the truth--even if it destroys the people he loves. BookShotsLIGHTNING-FAST STORIES BY JAMES PATTERSON Novels you can devour in a few hours Impossible to stop reading All original content from James Patterson

  • The Optimist's Guide to Divorce How to Get Through Your Breakup and Create a New Life You Love

    "Close to 50 percent of marriages in America fail, leading to about 1.5 million divorces a year. But for Suzanne Riss and Jill Sockwell, who've been there and done that, there's no comfort in statics, only community. Community is the one thing that can turn the shattering experience of divorce into a tolerable one-and, finally, a positive one. And community is what the authors offer in their inspiring and brilliantly helpful book, The Optimist's Guide to Divorce. This is the girlfriend-to-girlfr

  • Dark Money The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right

    Why is America living in an age of profound economic inequality? Why, despite the desperate need to address climate change, have even modest environmental efforts been defeated again and again? Why have protections for employees been decimated? Why do hedge-fund billionaires pay a far lower tax rate than middle-class workers?      The conventional answer is that a popular uprising against "big government" led to the ascendancy of a broad-based conservative movement. But as Jane Mayer shows in t

  • Never never

    Detective Harriet Blue of the Sydney Police Department prides herself on an uncanny ability to catch the most deviant of criminals. So when her brother is charged with a brutal string of murders, it rocks her world. Shocked, in denial, and facing uncomfortable questions about how much she knew, Harry is transferred to avoid the media circus. Investigating the disappearance of a worker in an isolated mine deep inside the desolate Australian outback--the never never--she uncovers an insular societ

  • Elon Musk Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

    "There are few industrialists in history who could match Elon Musk's relentless drive and ingenious vision. A modern alloy of Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Howard Hughes, and Steve Jobs, Musk is the man behind PayPal, Tesla Motors, SpaceX, and SolarCity, each of which has sent shock waves throughout American business and industry. More than any other executive today, Musk has dedicated his energies and his own vast fortune to inventing a future that is as rich and far-reaching as a science fiction

  • Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance

    It begins with a family dinner in Princeton, New Jersey. After months at sea, U.S. Navy Commander Scott Hagan, captain of the USS James Greer, is on leave when he is attacked by an armed man in a crowded restaurant. Hagan is shot, but he manages to fight off the attacker. Though severely wounded, the gunman reveals he is a Russian whose brother was killed when his submarine was destroyed by Commander Hagan's ship. Hagan demands to know how the would-be assassin knew his exact location, but the m

  • The Book of Joy Lasting Happiness in a Changing World

    An instant New York Times Two spiritual giants. Five days. One timeless question.  Nobel Peace Prize Laureates His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu have survived more than fifty years of exile and the soul-crushing violence of oppression. Despite their hardships—or, as they would say, because of them—they are two of the most joyful people on the planet. In April 2015, Archbishop Tutu traveled to the Dalai Lama's home in Dharamsala, India, to celebrate His Holiness's eightieth

  • A Book of American Martyrs A Novel

    -- In this striking, enormously affecting novel, Joyce Carol Oates tells the story of two very different and yet intimately linked American families. Luther Dunphy is an ardent Evangelical who envisions himself as acting out God's will when he assassinates an abortion provider in his small Ohio town while Augustus Voorhees, the idealistic doctor who is killed, leaves behind a wife and children scarred and embittered by grief. In her moving, insightful portrait, Joyce Carol Oates fully inhabits

  • Love Story A Novel

    From #1 -- Love Story will stir your heart and remind you of the generational impact of love and the eternal bond of family.

  • Carve the Mark

    On a planet where violence and vengeance rule, in a galaxy where some are favored by fate, everyone develops a currentgift, a unique power meant to shape the future. While most benefit from their currentgifts, Akos and Cyra do not—their gifts make them vulnerable to others' control. Can they reclaim their gifts, their fates, and their lives, and reset the balance of power in this world?Cyra is the sister of the brutal tyrant who rules the Shotet people. Cyra's currentgift gives her pain and powe

  • My Not So Perfect Life A Novel

    -- Advance praise for -- —Jojo Moyes "Katie is a winning heroine. . . . Kinsella creates characters that are well-rounded, quirky, and a complete joy to read." -- — --

  • White Rage The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide

  • Right Behind You

    --  New York Times   -- Is he a killer?   Then the call comes in. A double murder at a local gas station, followed by reports of an armed suspect shooting his way through the wilds of Oregon. As Quincy and Rainie race to assist, they are forced to confront mounting evidence: The shooter may very well be Sharlah's older brother, Telly Ray Nash, and it appears his killing spree has only just begun.    -- . From the Hardcover edition.

  • A Piece of the World A Novel

    From the #1 New York TimesA Piece of the World is a story about the burdens and blessings of family history, and how artist and muse can come together to forge a new and timeless legacy.

  • The nowhere man - an Orphan X novel

    Spoken about only in whispers, the Nowhere Man can only be reached by the truly desperate, he can —He will do anything to save them. Evan Smoak is the Nowhere Man. Taken from a group home at twelve, Evan was raised and trained as part of the Orphan Program, an off-the-books operation designed to create deniable intelligence assets—i.e. assassins. Evan was Orphan X. He broke with the Program, using everything he learned to disappear and reinvent himself as the Nowhere Man. But his new life is int

  • The Mistress A Novel

    "Set in the South of France, London, and Paris, a gorgeous, innocent mistress of a Russian oligarch gradually finds independence via her own efforts and through her friendship with the artist son of a world-renowned painter and his devoted muse/now restaurateur mother, reminiscent of Picasso and La Colombe D'or in St-Paul-de-Vence."--

  • Fatal A Novel

    From New York Times Kate loves her life. At forty-four, she's happily married to her kind husband, Ron, blessed with two wonderful children, and has a beautiful home in San Francisco. Everything changes, however, when she and Ron attend a dinner party and meet another couple, Peter and Jill. Kate and Peter only exchange a few pleasant words but that night, in bed with her husband, Kate is suddenly overcome with a burning desire for Peter. What begins as an innocent crush soon develops into a d

  • The Little Book of Hygge Danish Secrets to Happy Living

    Embrace Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) and become happier with this definitive guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.Why are Danes the happiest people in the world? The answer, says Meik Wiking, CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen, is Hygge. Loosely translated, Hygge—pronounced Hoo-ga—is a sense of comfort, togetherness, and well-being. "Hygge is about an atmosphere and an experience," Wiking explains. "It is about being with the people we love. A f

  • Wyoming Brave

    The Wyoming men are back! In their quest for true love on the range, are these ranchers bold enough to open their hearts to the women under their protection?

  • Banana Cream Pie Murder

    Upon returning from her honeymoon, Hannah learns that her mother's neighbor has been murdered, but she rejects the police's finding that it was the work of random intruder and sifts through a growing number of suspects in search of the truth.

  • Rather Be the Devil

    Detective Inspector John Rebus investigates a cold case that has turned red hot once again.

  • Rogue One- A Star Wars Story

    Go beyond the film with a novelization featuring new scenes and expanded material.   As the shadows of the Empire loom ever larger across the galaxy, so do deeply troubling rumors. The Rebellion has learned of a sinister Imperial plot to bring entire worlds to their knees. Deep in Empire-dominated space, a machine of unimaginable destructive power is nearing completion. A weapon too terrifying to contemplate . . . and a threat that may be too great to overcome.   If the worlds at the Empire's

  • A Million Little Things

    -- Friendship isn't just one thing—it's a million little things, and no one writes them with more heart and humor than book club sensation Susan Mallery!

  • Sweet Tomorrows A Rose Harbor Novel

    "The much-anticipated conclusion to Debbie Macomber's beloved Rose Harbor series, set in the picturesque town of Cedar Cove, Sweet Tomorrows is a vibrant and poignant novel of letting go of fear, following your heart, and embracing the future--come what may. Nine months ago, Mark Taylor abruptly left Cedar Cove on a perilous mission to right a wrong from his past. Though Mark finally confessed his love for her, innkeeper Jo Marie Rose is unsure if he's ever coming back. The Rose Harbor Inn barel

  • Ring of Fire

    Former Delta Force officer and New York Times Fifteen years ago, in order to win a contract in the Kingdom, a desperate defense contractor used a shell company to provide a bribe to a wealthy Saudi businessman. Now a powerful player in the defense industry, he panics when the Panama Papers burst onto the public scene. Providing insight into the illicit deeds of offshore financing, they could prove his undoing.  To prevent the exposure of his illegal activities, he sets in motion a plan to int

  • Crash and Burn

    The women of the Sisterhood are united by their mission to help those unable to help themselves. But now they've encountered opponents who share a unique bond of their own. The law firm of Queen, King, Bishop & Rook - the Chessmen - has been a formidable force in Washington, D.C., for decades. And Sisterhood member Nikki Quinn's new case has made her their prime target. Nikki has agreed to represent Livinia Lambert as she files for divorce from her domineering, greedy husband, Wilson "Buzz" Lamb

  • Orphan Train A Novel

    A captivating story of two very different women who build an unexpected friendship: a 91-year-old woman with a hidden past as an orphan-train rider and the teenage girl whose own troubled adolescence leads her to seek answers to questions no one has ever thought to ask. A powerful tale of upheaval and resilience, second chances, and unexpected friendship.

  • The Sleepwalker A Novel

    When a sleepwalker who has experienced episodes of near violence while unconscious goes missing, her eldest daughter, Lianna, finds herself drawn to a lead detective who seems to know more than he is revealing.

New Fiction Books

New Adult Fiction Books

  • A harvest of thorns - a novel

    A beloved American corporation with an explosive secret. A disgraced former journalist looking for redemption. A corporate executive with nothing left to lose.

  • We go around in the night and are consumed by fire

    "Lesbian gangster and street poet Donna runs the all-female Bronte Close Gang. Carla, single parent and part-time MC, is her closest friend and trusted second-in-command. Together they carve out an empire in the toughest streets of Manchester. Unlike the city's other gangs, run by men caught up in violent turf warfare, the women keep their heads down, doing business their way: partying on Canal Street, selling drugs in perfume atomisers in club toilets, and working as cleaners to account for the

  • The dalliance of leopards - a thriller

    "Colonel Imtiaz Afridi, India's legendary spymaster, has zeroed in on a new threat emanating from the borderlands of over which he keeps watch from his surveillance center in the Himalayan foothills. An elusive warlord--faceless, nameless, and known only by his nom de guerre Guldaar, meaning "leopard" in Urdu--has built an illicit empire throughout the lands that Alexander the Great once conquered, based on extortion, money laundering, corruption, and murder. His reach extends across national bo

  • The Wide Circumference of Love

  • Clownfish blues

    "If you're loud and proud Floridian Serge A. Storms, how do you follow up your very own remake of Easy Rider? You shoot your own 'episodes' of your favorite classic television show, Route 66! With Coleman riding shotgun, Serge is rolling down the highway of his dreams in a vintage silver convertible Corvette just like the snazzy car Martin Milner drove. It doesn't matter that the actual Route 66 didn't pass through Florida, for Serge discovers that a dozen episodes near the series' end were film

  • The chosen maiden

    "The passionate, sweeping story of Bronia, an extraordinary ballerina forever in the shadow of the legendary Nijinsky--Russia's greatest dancer and her older brother. Born on the road to dancer parents, the Nijinsky children seem destined for the stage. Vaslav is an early prodigy, and through single-minded pursuit will grow into arguably the greatest--and most infamous--Russian ballet dancer of the 20th century. His talented younger sister Bronia, however, also longs to dance. Overshadowed by Va

  • Dark at the crossing

    "[A] timely new novel of stunning humanity and tension: a contemporary love story set on the Turkish border with Syria" -- provided by publisher.

  • Summer on Sunset Ridge

    "As tensions between North and South simmer over slavery, Sheriff Clay Dalton's path collides with a plainspoken yet passionate young abolitionist named Rebecca Albright, and the two find themselves propelled on a journey to discover just who God has called them to be, soon realizing that each holds a key to the other's answer"--

  • Mad Richard

  • The fifth petal - a novel

    When a teenage boy dies suspiciously on Halloween, chief of police John Rafferty suspects it may be linked to the triple homicide twenty-five years earlier involving three descendants of Salem Witch Trial victims.

  • Peck's bad boy and his Pa

  • Some Kind of Magic

  • Dead Man Switch

  • Wait Till You See Me Dance - Stories

  • Night shadow

    Entrusted with the care of her late fiance's three young children, heartbroken and destitute Lily Tremaine seeks financial support from Knight Winthrop, her fiance's bachelor cousin and one of London's most notorious rakes.

  • The trapped girl

    "When a woman's body is discovered submerged in a crab pot in the chilly waters of Puget Sound, Detective Tracy Crosswhite finds herself with a tough case to untangle. Before they can identify the killer, Tracy and her colleagues on the Seattle PD's Violent Crimes Section must figure out who the victim is. Her autopsy, however, reveals she may have gone to great lengths to conceal her identity. So who was she running from? After evidence surfaces that their Jane Doe may be a woman who suspicious

  • The devil and Webster

    The first woman president of an elite progressive college responds to student protests about a popular professor's tenure denial before the group's controversial leader emerges and shocking acts of vandalism begin to destabilize the campus.

  • The fortunate ones - a novel

    One very special work of art--a Chaim Soutine painting--connects the lives and fates of two different women, generations apart, in a novel that moves from World War II Vienna to contemporary Los Angeles.

  • This is how it always is

    "This is Claude. He's five years old, the youngest of five brothers. He also loves peanut butter sandwiches. He also loves wearing a dress, and dreams of being a princess.When he grows up, Claude says, he wants to be a girl. Rosie and Penn want Claude to be whoever Claude wants to be. They're just not sure they're ready to share that with the world. Soon the entire family is keeping Claude's secret. Until one day it explodes."--

  • When tides turn

  • Himself - a novel

    ""A highly unusual tale set in a highly unusual Irish village full of dark secrets

  • A twist of the knife - a novel

    "Ex-FBI agent Brigid Quinn, now happily settled in Tucson, doesn't visit her family in Florida much. But her former partner on the force, Laura Coleman--a woman whose life she has saved and who has saved her life in turn--is living there now. So when Laura calls about a case that is not going well, Brigid doesn't hesitate to get on a plane. On leave from the Bureau, Laura has been volunteering for a legal group trying to prove the innocence of a man who is on death row for killing his family. La

  • Christmas in the Lone Star State

    Texas Ranger Bill Sayles rode scout for Sam Houston when he was no more than fifteen. These days the lawman on the wrong side of three score years, and the glory days of the Rangers are on the wane. But Sayles still hits what he aims at and is not a man to cross. Ten days before Christmas in the harsh winter of 1876, Sayles arrives at the state prison in Huntsville to escort prisoner Jake Eddings on a furlough to his hometown, where his ten-year-old son is being laid to rest. In a desperate sche

  • The clouds

    "Garay receives a computer disk containing a manuscript--which might be fictional, or could be a memoir--by Doctor Real, a nineteenth-century physician tasked with leading a group of five mental patients on a trip to a recently constructed asylum. Their trip, which ends in disaster and fire, is a brilliant tragicomedy thanks to the various insanities of the patients, among whom is a delusional man who greatly over-estimates his own importance and a nymphomaniac nun who tricks everyone--even the

  • Relic

  • The outsider

    "Things aren't going well for Grayson Hernandez. Just graduated from a fourth-tier law school, he's drowning in student debt. The only job he can find is as a messenger at the Supreme Court, where he's forced to watch the best and the brightest from the outside--the elite group of lawyers who serve as the justices' law clerks. When Gray intervenes in a violent mugging, he finds himself in the good graces of the victim: the Chief Justice of the United States. Gray soon finds himself the newest--a

  • Girl in disguise

    Going undercover to infiltrate the seedy side of mid-nineteenth-century Chicago, Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective, assumes a range of sophisticated identities to track down evildoers and bring them to justice.

  • Days without end - a novel

    Entering the U.S. army after fleeing the Great Famine in Ireland, seventeen-year-old Thomas McNulty and his brother-in-arms, John Cole, experience the harrowing realities of the Indian wars and the American Civil War between the Wyoming plains and Tennessee.

  • If I'm found

    "From New York Times bestselling author Terri Blackstock, If I'm Found continues the heart pounding story of Casey Cox as she races to escape capture and bring the true killer to justice"--

  • The Sailor who fell from grace with the sea

    Explores an adolescent's response to his mother's love affair with a handsome visitor to Yokohama

  • The echo of twilight

    "From the acclaimed author of The Last Summer, a captivating and moving story of the unlikely relationship between a lady and her maid on the eve of World War I. As I watched him his long legs striding the narrow path through the heather, his golden hair catching the sun I had a hideous feeling in the pit of my stomach. For it seemed as though he was already marching away from me. In 1914, despite the clouds of war threatening Europe, Pearl Gibson's future is bright. She has secured a position

  • The honor of spies

    Assigned to help a German lieutenant colonel to escape from a prisoner-of-war detention center, World War II OSS officer Cletus Frade learns of the colonel's role in a conspiracy to assassinate Adolf Hitler and must outmaneuver a plot to kill the man's Nazi-connected parents.

  • Mississippi blood - a novel

    "The exhilarating, highly anticipated final volume in the epic trilogy featuring Penn Cage from #1 New York Times bestselling author Greg Iles"--

  • West Virginia - a novel

  • Empire and honor

    After the surrenders of Germany and Japan in 1945, Cletus Frade and the OSS must maintain security during a covert U.S. deal with Germany for intelligence about the identities of Soviet spies in the American atomic bomb program.

  • The girl before - a novel

    "A psychological thriller that spins one woman's seemingly good fortune, and another woman's mysterious fate, through a kaleidoscope of duplicity, death, and deception"--

  • The Arrangement

  • Night angel

  • The gringo champion

    Liborio calls upon his highly-honed survival skills to escape Mexico, sharing his journey and speaking of migrants' social problems via love letters to his girl.

  • Swimmer among the stars - stories

    "[A] writer who is gifted not just with extraordinary talent but also with a subtle, original, and probing mind."--Amitav Ghosh In one of the singularly imaginative stories from Kanishk Tharoor's Swimmer Among the Stars, despondent diplomats entertain themselves by playing table tennis in zero gravity--for after rising seas destroy Manhattan, the United Nations moves to an orbiting space hotel. In other tales, a team of anthropologists treks to a remote village to record a language's last surviv

  • The Secrets You Keep

  • The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

  • The signal flame - a novel

    "The stunning second novel from National Book Award finalist Andrew Krivak--a heartbreaking, captivating story about a family awaiting the return of their youngest son from the Vietnam War. In a small town in Pennsylvania's Endless Mountains Hannah and her son Bo mourn the loss of the family patriarch, Jozef Vinich. They were three generations under one roof. Three generations, but only one branch of a scraggy tree; they are a war-haunted family in a war-torn century. Having survived the trenche

  • Night storm

    Eugenia Paxton is ready to make severe sacrifices to save her father's shipyard, but can stomach her payment if it comes as a partnership with a successful and passionate British sea captain.

  • World, chase me down - a novel

    "A rousing, suspenseful debut novel--True Grit meets Catch Me If You Can--based on the forgotten true story of a Robin Hood of the American frontier who pulls off the first successful kidnapping for ransom in U.S. history. Once the most wanted man in America, Pat Crowe is a forgotten folk hero who captivated the nation as an outlaw for economic justice. World, Chase Me Down resurrects him, telling the electrifying story of the first great crime of the last century: how in 1900 the out-of-work fo

  • Silver City

    "Cash McLendon faces stone-cold enforcer Killer Boots in an Old West showdown, in New York Times-bestselling author Jeff Guinn's riveting follow-up to Buffalo Trail"--

  • Number 11

    "Jonathan Coe finally provides a sequel to The Winshaw Legacy, the 1995 novel that introduced American readers to one of Britain's most exciting new writers -- an acerbic, hilariously dark, and unflinching portrait of modern society. In Number 11, Coe has filled his intricate plot with a truly Dickensian cast of characters. The novel opens in the early aughts with two ten-year-old girls, Alison and Rachel, and their frightening encounter with the "Mad Bird Woman," a mysterious figure who lives d

  • The familiar. Honeysuckle & Pain 3, Honeysuckle & pain

    As her family grows more unsettled, Xanther settles into a comfortable routine at home, while Cas and Bobby look to the person they fear most for survival, and Jingjing and Tian Li set out to find their lost cat.

  • We were on a break

    Is it a break? Or is it a blip? 'You've just had a holiday,' I pointed out, trying not to yawn. "Wasn't that enough of a break?" 'I don't mean that kind of break.' There's nothing worse than the last day of holiday. Oh wait, there is. When what should have been a proposal turns into a break, Liv and Adam find themselves on opposite sides of the life they had mapped out. Friends and family all think they're crazy; Liv throws herself into work --animals are so much simpler than humans --and Adam t

  • Eleventh grave in moonlight

    "A typical day in the life of Charley Davidson involves cheating husbands, missing people, errant wives, philandering business owners, and oh yeah...demons, hell hounds, evil gods, and dead people. Lots and lots of dead people. As a part time Private Investigator and full-time Grim Reaper, Charley has to balance the good, the bad, the undead, and those who want her dead. In this eleventh installment, Charley is learning to make peace with the fact that she is a goddess with all kinds of power an

New Nonfiction Books

New Adult Nonfiction Books

  • Healthy slow cooker cookbook for two - 100 "fix-and-forget" recipes for ready-to-eat meals

    Create healthy meals scaled for two people with no pre-cooking or processed foods. Most recipes have fewer than 15 minutes of prep time.

  • The garden of vegan - [how it all vegan again!]

  • Citizen science - how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery

    Cites the essential contributions of millions of ordinary people who contribute to the scientific process by volunteering in cooperation with scientists to help collect and discover information, tracing the history of citizen scientists and how they are reshaping scientific awareness.

  • Information science

  • Roots - the complete guide to the underground superfood

    "From the familiar potato to the not-so-familiar salsify, Nature wisely concentrates a host of health benefits in roots, such as fiber, vitamins, powerful antioxidants, and healing phytonutrients. Roots shows how easily (and inexpensively!) these nutritional powerhouses can be transformed into delicious snacks, treats, smoothies, juices, meals, desserts, and even beauty products"--

  • Clean soups - simple, nourishing recipes for health and vitality

    "Soup has a unique ability to nourish and heal the body. In Clean Soups, author Rebecca Katz shows you how to use wholesome stocks and soups to naturally detox and stay energized year-round. She also explains the building blocks for creating deliciously balanced soups, such as Moroccan carrot soup, kale soup with coconut and lime, and simplest chicken pho. With foundational broths, blended soups, and traditional healing soups, as well as a two-day cleanse, Clean Soups shows how one simple bowl c

  • The handyman's book - tools, materials, and techniques for traditional woodworkers

  • Lexi's clean kitchen - 150 delicious Paleo-friendly recipes to nourish your life

  • Master the basics--English

    Provides a review of the rules of English grammar, covering the parts of the sentence, the parts of speech, verb tenses, punctuation, and such special topics as numbers, dates, and time for students learning English as a second language.

  • Beastly brains - exploring how animals think, talk, and feel

    "In this fascinating nonfiction account, author Nancy F. Castaldo reveals just what's going on inside the minds of animals, and through understanding animal intelligence we discover more about ourselves, including far more similarities than one might expect. Humans may have the biggest brains, but intelligence is not a quality exclusive to only us!"--

  • Wordpress All-in-one for Dummies

  • This is a book for parents of gay kids - a question-and-answer guide to everyday life

    "Written in an accessible Q&A format, here, finally, is the go-to resource for parents hoping to understand and communicate with their gay child. Through their LGBTQ-oriented site, the authors are uniquely experienced to answer parents' many questions and share insight and guidance on both emotional and practical topics. Filled with real-life experiences from gay kids and parents, this is the book gay kids want their parents to read"--Publisher's description.

  • Becoming a woman of simplicity

  • Everything that remains - a memoir by the Minimalists

    What if everything you ever wanted isn't what you actually want? Twenty-something, suit-clad, and upwardly mobile, Joshua Fields Millburn thought he had everything anyone could ever want. Until he didn't anymore. Blindsided by the loss of his mother and his marriage in the same month, Millburn started questioning every aspect of the life he had built for himself. Then, he accidentally discovered a lifestyle known as minimalism ... and everything started to change. In the pursuit of looking for s

  • Programming Arduino - getting started with Sketches

    "This thoroughly updated guide shows, step-by-step, how to quickly program all Arduino models--including the Arduino Uno R3. Written by hobbyist and electronics guru Simon Monk, Programming Arduino: Getting Started with Sketches, Second Edition, features easy-to-follow explanations, fun examples, and downloadable sample programs. Discover how to write basic sketches, use Arduino's modified C language, store data, and interface with the Web. You will also get hands-on coverage of C++, library wri

  • Forged through fire - war, peace, and the democratic bargain

    "Is democracy dependent on war to survive? Peace, many would agree, is a goal that democratic nations should strive to achieve. Considering the question of whether democracy is dependent on war, two celebrated political scientists trace the ways in which governments have mobilised armies since antiquity. They find that our modern form of democracy not only evolved in a brutally competitive environment but also was quickly excised when the powerful no longer needed their citizenry to defend again

  • Youth ministry in the 21st century - five views

  • Young and slim for life - 10 essential steps to achieve total vitality and kick-start weight loss that lasts

  • A concise history of the Russian Revolution

    Looks at the decay of the tsarist empire and the causes of the Revolution, discusses the aims of the Bolshevik party, and recounts the major events of the conflict

  • Reach - a new strategy to help you step outside your comfort zone, rise to the challenge, and build confidence

  • Was Revolution Inevitable? - Turning Points of the Russian Revolution

  • Ancient America - fifty archaeological sites to see for yourself

  • Strangers tend to tell me things - a memoir of love, loss, and coming home

  • Brain-powered weight loss - the 11-step behavior-based plan that ends overeating and leads to dropping unwanted pounds for good

  • Pok Pok - food and stories from the streets, homes, and roadside restaurants of Thailand

    "A guide to bold, authentic Thai cooking from Andy Ricker, the chef and owner of the wildly popular and widely lauded Pok Pok restaurants. After decades spent traveling throughout Thailand, Andy Ricker wanted to bring the country's famed street food stateside. In 2005 he opened Pok Pok, so named for the sound a pestle makes when it strikes a clay mortar, in an old shack in a residential neighborhood of Portland, Oregon. Ricker's traditional take on Thai food soon drew the notice of the New York

  • Hell no - the forgotten power of the Vietnam peace movement

  • Songs of the 2000s.

  • Southeast Asia on a shoestring

    Describes the history, geography, and people of the region and recommends hotels, restaurants, transportation, shopping, attractions, and historical sites that are suitable for travelers on a budget.

  • Audacity - how Barack Obama defied his critics and created a legacy that will prevail

    "An unassailable case that, in the eyes of history, Barack Obama will be viewed as one of America's best and most accomplished presidents. Over the course of eight years, Barack Obama has amassed an array of outstanding achievements. His administration saved the American economy from collapse, expanded health insurance to millions who previously could not afford it, negotiated an historic nuclear deal with Iran, helped craft a groundbreaking international climate accord, reined in Wall Street an

  • Recaptured Africans - surviving slave ships, detention, and dislocation in the final years of the slave trade

    "In the years just before the Civil War, during the most intensive phase of American slave-trade suppression, the U.S. Navy seized roughly 2,000 enslaved Africans from illegal slave ships and brought them into temporary camps at Key West and Charleston. In this study, Sharla Fett reconstructs the social world of these "recaptives" and recounts the relationships they built to survive the holds of slave ships, American detention camps, and, ultimately, a second transatlantic voyage to Liberia"--

  • Other people - takes & mistakes

    "An intellectually thrilling and emotionally wrenching investigation of otherness: the need for one person to understand another person completely, the impossibility of any such absolute knowing, and the erotics of this separation. Can one person know another person? How do we live through other people? Is it possible to fill the gap between people? If not, can art fill that gap? Grappling with these questions, David Shields gives us a book that is something of a revelation: seventy-plus essays

  • The parent's guide to homeopathy - safe, natural remedies for children, from newborns through teens

    "A practical, concise, comprehensive and easy-to-use guide for parents who want to use homeopathy to treat their children's illnesses, with remedies for more than 150 acute conditions that arise in the everyday lives of their children, from annoying to threatening. Includes instructions on how to observe physical and emotional symptoms in children from newborns to teens"--

  • This naked mind - control alcohol - find freedom, discover happiness, & change your life

  • The firefly letters - a suffragette's journey to Cuba

    Draws on little-known Cuban history to tell a stirring story in poetry. Based on the diaries and letters of Swedish suffragist Fredrika Bremer, who spent three months in Cuba in 1851, the story focuses on oppressed women, the privileged as well as the enslaved, in three alternating free-verse narratives.

  • Women's work - the first 20,000 years - women, cloth, and society in early times

    The author presents the previously untold human side of the story of prehistoric textiles, the relations of women and their textile work to society and economics over the huge span of prehistoric and early historic times.

  • Windows 10 for seniors in easy steps

  • Homegrown pantry / A Gardener|s Guide to Selecting the Best Varieties & Planting the Perfect Amounts for What You Want to Eat Year Round

  • Felt time - the psychology of how we perceive time

    "We have widely varying perceptions of time. Children have trouble waiting for anything. ("Are we there yet?") Boredom is often connected to our sense of time passing (or not passing). As people grow older, time seems to speed up, the years flitting by without a pause. How does our sense of time come about? In Felt Time, Marc Wittmann explores the riddle of subjective time, explaining our perception of time--whether moment by moment, or in terms of life as a whole. Drawing on the latest insights

  • Overcoming acute and chronic pain - keys to treatment based on your emotional type

    ""Find the holistic treatment that will work best for you based on your emotional type and specific pain condition"--Provided by publisher"--

  • Running for women - ditch the excuses and start loving your run

    Now a high school track coach, Newon shows why running is worth every mile in Running For Women. Runners lose weight, boost energy, get leaner, develop discipline, and cultivate healthy relationships. This info-packed runner;s resource features useful lifestyle tips, targeted running schedules, and valuable injury prevention strategies to get you started.

  • Raw-vitalize - the easy, 21-day raw food recharge

    Presents a twenty-one day raw food plan with recipes and menus specifically designed to accommodate busy schedules, and includes shopping lists, make-ahead prep ideas, and tips for eating on the go.

  • At the end of the world - a true story of murder in the Arctic

    "At the End of the World is the remarkable story of a series of murders that occurred in an extremely remote corner of the Arctic in 1941. Those murders show that senseless violence in the name of religion is not only a contemporary phenomenon, and that a people as seemingly peaceful as the Inuit can become unpeaceful at the drop of a hat or, in this instance, a meteor shower. At the same time, the book is a warning cry against the destruction of what's left of our culture's humanity, along the

  • Arthur and Sherlock - Conan Doyle and the creation of Holmes

    "As a young medical student, Arthur Conan Doyle studied in Edinburgh under the vigilant eye of a diagnostic genius, Dr. Joseph Bell. Doyle often observed Bell identifying a patient's occupation, hometown, and ailments from the smallest details of dress, gait, and speech. Although Doyle was training to be a surgeon, he was meanwhile cultivating essential knowledge that would feed his literary dreams and help him develop the most iconic detective in fiction. Michael Sims traces the circuitous deve

  • Natural healing wisdom & know how  ǂb useful practices, recipes, and formulas for a lifetime of health / ǂc compiled by Amy Rost.

  • Eyes of the world - Robert Capa, Gerda Taro, and the invention of modern photojournalism

  • Journey to 50 - how to live with gratitude, grace and the effects of gravity

  • Chasing slow - courage to journey off the beaten path

  • Women in arts and entertainment

    Women have made a difference in every field imaginable, and they continue to do so today.

  • Good Grief - Heal Your Soul, Honor Your Loved Ones, and Learn to Live Again

  • The power bowl recipe book - 150 nutrient-rich dishes for mindful eating

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

New Graphic Novels

  • Dork diaries - tales from a not-so-friendly frenemy

    It's a frenemy showdown in the eleventh installment in the blockbuster #1 New York Times Nikki Maxwell has the worst luck. Of all the schools she could have been assigned to for the student exchange week program, she's stuck at North Hampton Hills, her arch nemesis MacKenzie Hollister's new school. Even worse, there might just be someone at NHH who can out-MacKenzie MacKenzie! At least Nikki can write about every moment of drama in her diary, so readers won't miss a moment of it. Can the queen o

  • Horimiya - Hori-san and Miyamura-kun. 06 / Daisuke Hagiwara.

    Miyamura and Hori naturally navigate the trials of being a teenage couple, helping their friends along the way.

  • Muhammad Ali

    ""An original graphic novel celebrating the life of the glorious athlete who became the three-time heavyweight boxing legend, activist, and provocateur: Muhammad Ali."--Provided by publisher"--

  • Either way - story of a gay kid

    "A coming-of-age coming out story, a lesson on marriage equality, and historical fiction about a gay man in the military"--

  • I hate Fairyland. Volume 2, Fluff my life

    "Gert's still stuck in Fairyland and trying to get the fluff back home, but her quest hits a bit of a roadblock when she winds up being crowned Queen! Join Gert as she rules the world she hates, meets a new friend named Duncan Dragon, gets her face smashed in by a beautiful princess, and makes a choice that may very well lead to the last days of Fairyland"--Page [4] of cover.

  • The Smurfs anthology. Vol. 4

    "A smurf wants to emulate Papa Smurf, and decides the best way to do so would be to practice magic. So, the smurf sneaks into Gargamel's lab and steals instructions for a magic potion. The smurf foolishly drinks the potion and is turned into a monstrous lizard that all of the smurfs fear. Can Papa Smurf create an antidote? Or will the Smurfs be seeing green for the rest of their lives?"--Publisher website.

  • Nancy Drew diaries. 7, Doggone town and Sleight of Dan

    Two graphic novels in one. Doggone Town, Nancy and Ned stumble upon a mystery in the small town of Nevershare. Where is every one? Sleight of Dan, a magical night turns sour when the magician's assistant goes missing.

  • Grim Death and Bill the Electrocuted Criminal

    "An uneasiness festers upon the city streets, threatening the peace and safety of law abiding citizens. A war is escalating, and it seems as though the good and righteous are being crushed beneath the unholy weight of evil's onslaught. Organized crime isspreading in an unchecked reign of terror. Until a mysterious agent of retribution rises up from the shadows to challenge the villains. A lone figure, clad in a slouch hat and clothes seemingly stitched from the blackest shadows, masked in the gu

  • Black Panther - a nation under our feet. Book 2

    "As Zenzi and the people poison Wakanda's citizens against the Black Panther, a cabal of nation-breakers is assembled. And Ayo and Aneka, the Midnight Angels, are courted by Tetu to help raise their land to new glory! His allies dwindling, T'Challa must rely on his elite secret police, the Hatut Zeraze, and fellow Avenger Eden Fesi, a.k.a. Manifold! And with T'Challa's back truly against the wall, he even calls in some old friends to lend a hand: Luke Cage, Misty Knight and Storm! But Wakanda ma

  • Walt Disney Uncle $crooge and Donald Duck. The richest duck in the world

  • Arnold's extraordinary art museum

    During his summer vacation, Arnold conducts tours of his museum

  • Spider-Man. Ultimate Spider-Man vs. The Sinister Six. Vol.1

    With the events of SPIDER-VERSE and CONTEST OF CHAMPIONS behind him, things are looking up for Peter Parker! S.H.I.E.L.D. leader + respected hero + good standing with family =happy Spider-Man! What could go wrong? How about Doc Ock + Arnim Zola + Hydra?!

  • SP4RX

    "SP4RX is the story of mankind clawing for survival. Set in a future where a class system has emerged, the world is divided into four levels, with the elite ruling from the extravagant top level. SP4RX, a young hacker who lives off grid, hacks into corporations and sells stolen data to wealthy buyers on the black market-- just your average thief. Mega corporation Structus Industries introduces a welfare program called the Elpis Program, which allows the working class to apply for Cybernetic impl

  • Teen Titans go!! [2013 series]- Volume 3, Mumbo jumble

    "Robin, Starfire, Cyborg, Raven and Beast Boy are more than just the coolest group of teenage superheroes in Jump City--they're the Teen Titans! And everyone's favorite pizza-loving super-team is always ready for the next awesome adventure"--

  • Silver Surfer. Vol. 4, Citizen of Earth

  • Fruits basket. 9, [Collector's edition]

    Secrets of the curse revealed! Dive deep into the twisted relationship between Akito and Kureno, the most elusive member of the Sohma zodiac. Tohru tries to help, but finds herself in even deeper trouble. Good thing she has steadfast friends who will save the day! Meanwhile, something is going on with Machi. When Yuki and Kakeru pay a visit to her house, will the secrets of her past be revealed? And trouble is on the horizon when Hatsuharu finally learns what Akito did to Rin. Will anything be a

  • Silver Surfer. Vol. 3, Last days

    Trapped in time, lost in space, with alien threats forever on the attack and Paradise just outside his reach! What terrible price will the Surfer pay to fulfill his most selfless promise? No surfboard. No trace of the Power Cosmic. No hint of silver. It's an all-new life for Norrin Radd on an all-new world. Collecting: Silver Surfer 11-15.

  • Joyride. Vol. 1, Ignition

    "Earth sucks. The stars have been blocked out for so long that people have forgotten there was anything else besides the World Government Alliance watching over them. Uma Akkolyte is a girl who shoots first, leaps before she looks, and is desperate for any means to leave her planet behind. And so she does. When Uma jacks an alien spaceship and punches through the stratosphere she sets forth on an adventure with an unlikely crew who are totally not ready for all the good, bad, and weird the unive

  • Geronimo Stilton graphic novel. 18, First to the last place on Earth!

    Geronimo and his friends go back in time and race the Pirate Cats to be the first to the South Pole.

  • Walt Disney Uncle $crooge and Donald Duck. The universal solvent

    "Gyro Gearloose, inventor of anything, does it again! He's concocted Omnisolve, a serum that bores through any surface--and Scrooge McDuck thinks it can dig instant mine shafts! Alas, Scrooge 'digs' a tunnel straight to the Earth's core ... and risks destroying the world..." -- Publisher's website. This volume include seven Duck tales, originally created between 1994 and 1995, as well as Rosa's cover art and behind-the-scenes factoids.

  • Grumpy Cat & Pokey- the Grumpus!

    The World's Grumpiest Cat -- and the world's most adorable internet sensation -- continues to delight fans of all ages with her comic book misadventures (although she's actually quite disappointed to delight anyone, of course)! Whether she gets drawn into her fun-loving brother Pokey's games of hide-and-seek, spends her afternoon daydreaming of a world without humans, or unleashes a genie from the bottle to answer her every malcontent whim, Grumpy Cat's escapades are guaranteed to make you smile

  • Akame ga kill! Vol. 9

    "Emotions are running high as the member of Night Raid storm the cathedral, but no one is remotely prepared for resistance from 'the Empire's strongest'-- Esdeath!!" -- Page [4] of cover.

  • Mirror - the mountain

    A mysterious asteroid hosts a collection of strange creatures - man-animal hybrids, mythological creatures made flesh, guardian spirits, cursed shadows - and the humans who brought them to life. But this strange society exists in an uneasy truce, in the aftermath of uprisings seeking freedom and acceptance, that have only ended in tragedy. As the ambitious, the desperate and the hopeful inhabitants of the asteroid struggle to decide their shared fate, a force greater than either animal or human

  • DC super heroes - the ultimate pop-up book

    Presents information about DC Comics' action heroes, including Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman, in a text where each of the six spreads features one large pop-up and a description of the superhero's powers and personality.

  • Such a lovely little war - Saigon, 1961-63

    A memoir, in graphic novel form, on the early years of the Vietnam war through the eyes of a young Vietnamese boy.

  • The coldest winter

    After a string of botched assignments for MI6 in Berlin, David Perceval is being sent home. Even his final mission before leaving -- the defection of a Soviet scientist -- goes badly wrong, as the coldest winter for 30 years descends on Europe. With transport out of Berlin impossible, and the KGB searching everywhere for their lost scientist, Perceval must improvise a deadly game of cat and mouse through the frozen city to keep the Russians at bay, and deliver his own unique brand of revenge!

  • Today's Cerberus. 2

    Thus far, Chiaki has been settling in to his new life with his semi-canine companion(s), but happiness still seems out of reach. Of course, it doesn't help that his partially soulless nature has left him a target for monsters. And speaking of monsters, it seems one of Chiaki's classmates has a companion of his own, only this one is of the feline variety. You know what they say about cats and dogs...

  • Thea Stilton graphic novel. 5, The secret of the waterfall in the woods

    The Thea Sisters are five fun, lively students at Mouseford Academy on Whale Island, who want to be real, live journalists, just like their hero, Thea Stilton. Between classes, friendships, crushes, and some bizarre mysteries to solve, they find life to be a never-ending adventure! Mouseford Academy is planning a spring field trip to the waterfall in the forest, but angry bears are chasing people! Something strange is going on--could Vissia de Vissen be up to her nefarious tricks again? If Colet

  • The legend of Zelda. Oracle of seasons and oracle of ages

    "Link's adventures across Hyrule introduce him to two powerful allies--the Oracle of Seasons and the Oracle of Ages--and pit him against a pair of nefarious villains--General Onox and the Sorceress of Shadows. To win the day he must journey from winter to summer and beyond the veil of time itself."--Back cover.

  • Black science. Volume 5, True atonement

    "Grant McKay forges a path through the ravaged Eververse, determined to undo the damage he caused. His first stop is a world where his estranged daughter Pia has managed a peace offering between three godlike races, ending eons of brutal warfare. Grant's appearance threatens to destroy the fragile truce, sending him on a quest to finally bring his family home...but what he finds waiting for him there may be worse than the multitude horrors he encountered in countless alternate dimensions."

  • Princeless. Raven, the pirate princess. Book 3, Two boys, five girls and three love stories

    Raven's crew is worse for wear after the confrontation on the Island of the Free Woman, and one of their number is on the edge of death. Can Raven and her crew reach a nearby island in time and find a legendary woman who can heal all ills?

  • Our lady of birth control - a cartoonist's encounter with Margaret Sanger

    "Framing the biography with her own personal experiences of coming of age at the height of the sexual revolution, a comic book artist, writer and editor presents this historical graphic novel that illustrates the incredible life of Margaret Sanger, best known as the pioneer of birth control."--NoveList.

  • The last unicorn

    Presents a graphic novel adaptation of the famous novel, in which a unicorn, alone in an enchanted wood, discovers she might be the last of her kind and sets out on a journey to find others like her.

  • The amazing Spider-Man. Worldwide, Vol. 4

    Going global means a world of problems for the Wall-Crawler! First, there's an accident to deal with at Parker Industries. How far will Peter Parker go to save his employees -- both as CEO and as Spider-Man? Meanwhile, stand-in Spidey -- the Prowler -- meets the shocking, all-new Electro! Then, the moment you've been waiting for: Doctor Octopus has been trapped in the Living Brain's body for too long -- now it's time for him to act! And when someone in Peter's orbit dies, he must once again choo

  • Morning glories. Volume ten, Expulsion

  • Geronimo Stilton graphic novel. 15, All for Stilton, Stilton for all!

    Traveling to France during the reign of Louis XIII, Geronimo and his friends enlist in the "mouseketeers" only to discover that the mouse on the throne is an impostor and together they must find the real Louis.

  • Thea Stilton graphic novel. 6, The Thea sisters and the mystery at sea!

    Discovering that the turtles on Turtle Island have gone missing, the Thea Sisters spot environment-threatening drums of a strange oil and struggle to gather help before spotting a pair of turtles entering a mysterious underground cave.

  • Trayaurus and the enchanted crystal

    "From the mind of one of the most popular YouTubers of all time, DanTDM, comes a graphic novel adventure that reimagines the Minecraft-style worlds and characters he's created like you've never seen them before. After a day of experiments, Trayaurus and DanTDM are about to call it a night when a strange-looking crystal plummets to earth, breaking into five pieces that scatter far and wide. DanTDM and Trayaurus recover one of the shards and quickly realize they are in possession of an object more

  • Punisher MAX- the complete collection. Vol. 4

    The Punisher's fiercest foe returns! As if a load of buckshot to the chest in shark-infested waters could put Barracuda down for good. But is even he man enough to play bodyguard to the hemophiliac son of a dangerous mob boss? If Barracuda can survive that gig, he'll be out to settle his score with Frank Castle.

  • Grayson. Volume 5, Spiral's end

    "The spy stands alone. Grayson must go rogue from all his former allies, find the truth within the web of lies, and take down Spyral once and for all. But with one of his closest allies now his greatest foe, Dick Grayson will have to make his greatest sacrifice to save those he loves"--

  • Star Wars - Legends. Epic Collection- The clone wars. Vol. 1

    As war breaks out across the galaxy, Separatists target the Republic cloning facility, Mace Windu struggles to reunite the Jedi, and Count Dooku orchestrates the conflict.

  • The Smurf menace

    Follows the adventures of the residents of Smurf village.

  • Walt Disney's Uncle $crooge. Seven cities of gold

    Uncle Scrooge sets out with Donald and the nephews on a perilous trek in search of the fabled lost gold of "The Seven Cities of Cibola!" But someone's hot on their trail - ready to pounce when they least expect it!

  • Geronimo Stilton graphic novel. 17, The mystery of the pirate ship

    The Pirate Cats travel to the 18th Century to do what they do best... be pirates! So they steal an old ship sailing on the Indian Ocean to pillage the East India Company's merchant ships! It's up to Geronimo Stilton to travel through time, become a sailor, and stop the cats from changing history forever!

  • Fire force. 01, Fire walk with me

    "The city of Tokyo is plagued by a deadly phenomenon: spontaneous human combustion! Luckily, a special team is there to quench the inferno: The Fire Force! The fire soldiers at Special Fire Cathedral 8 are about to get a unique addition. Enter Shinra, a boy who possesses the power to run at the speed of a rocket, leaving behind the famous "devil's footprints" (and destroying his shoes in the process). Can Shinra and his cooleagues discover the source of this strange epidemic before the city burn

  • Monster musume. Volume 10 - everyday life with monster girls

    Monster Musume is a classic harem comedy manga with a sexy fantastical twist: the female cast of characters that tempts our male hero is comprised of exotic and enticing supernatural creatures like lamias, centaurs, and harpies!

  • My monster secret. 5

    "Human, vampire, wolfman, alien-- everyone goes wild for the school's athletic meet!! Our competitors will stop at nothing to win...what, exactly? Meanwhile, Asahi and his friends must deal with the apearance of Rin, the girl from the future. Will she change the entire storyline? And will Asahi's romance take a giant leap?!"--Provided by publisher.

  • The Goddamned. Book One, Before the flood

    "Caine, son of Adam. Inventor of murder. Cursed by God. The closest thing this doomed world has to a savior. It's 1,600 years after Eden, and life on earth has already gone to hell. The world of man is a place of wanton cruelty and wickedness. Prehistoric monsters and Stone Age marauders roam the land. Murder and destruciton are the rules of the day. This is the story of man on the verge of his first apocalypse. This is life before the Flood. Welcome to the world of the Goddamned."--page 4 of co

  • Walt Disney Uncle $crooge and Donald Duck. Treasure under glass

    "Danger ahoy! When pirates and fiendish fish block Scrooge McDuck from a "Treasure Under Glass," only noisy nephew Donald can break the impasse...or can he? " -- page [4] of cover.

  • Disney fairies. Volume 19, Tinker Bell and the flying monster.

    Collects the adventures of Tinker Bell and her fairy friends, including "The Flying Monster," where Tinker Bell and Cheese the mouse discover a terrifying flying monster in the woods, but the monster is not what it appears to be at first.

New Large Print Books & Foreign Language Materials

New Large Print Books

  • A study in scarlet women

    "USA Today bestselling author Sherry Thomas turns the story of the renowned Sherlock Holmes upside down... With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of the fairer sex in upper class society. But she never thought that she would become a social pariah, an outcast fending for herself on the mean streets of London. When the city is struck by a trio of unexpected deaths and suspicion falls on her sister and her father, Charlotte is desperate

  • Bitter poison - a village mystery

    The British town of Frog End is preparing for its annual Christmas pantomime. Local busybody Marjorie Cuthbertson is on the hunt for her leading lady - and who better that beautiful new resident,ex-model Joan Dryden. Mystery is about to engulf the village, however, when a cast member collapses and dies at the Christmas party at the Manor, having consumed a rogue mince pie. Was the death and accident - or a malicious murder masked asn an allergic reaction? The Colonel is about to be dragged into

  • Counting the days while my mind slips away - a love letter to my family

  • A deadly affection

  • Sunrise crossing

    "Yancy Grey is slowly putting his life back together after serving time for petty theft. As he rebuilds an old house, he finally has a sense of stability, but he can't stop thinking of himself as just an ex-con. Until one night, he finds a mysterious dark-haired beauty hiding in his loft. But who is she, and what secret is she protecting? The art gallery Parker Lacey manages is her life -- she has no time for friends, and certainly not lovers. But when her star artist begs Parker for help,

  • First fix your alibi

    "Following the murder of his wife and son, tycoon drugs dealer Mansel Shale is determined to get vengeance--and he wants another drugs baron, Ralph Ember, to help him. Having heard of the movie Strangers on a Train, in which two men agree to undertake each other's murders as a way of preventing detection, Shale suggests he and Ralph should have a similar arrangement--and Ralph is in no position to refuse. When he learns of the plan, Assistant Chief Constable Desmond Iles fears that if things go

  • The midnight bell

    "In Washington, D.C., on a night full of rain, a woman is struck down and killed by a hit-and-run driver. But she is not just any woman--she is the assistant to the head of the secret White House department known only as the Basement. And she had secrets of her own. In the Virgin Islands, former president Jake Cazalet receives a warning. He is recuperating on a diving trip after successfully helping Sean Dillon and the rest of the "Prime Minister's private army" defeat an Al Qaeda operation in L

  • The white mirror

    "In the follow-up to Elsa Hart's critically acclaimed debut, Jade Dragon Mountain, Li Du, an imperial librarian and former exile in 18th century China, is now an independent traveler. He is journeying with a trade caravan bound for Lhasa when a detour brings them to a valley hidden between mountain passes. On the icy planks of a wooden bridge, a monk sits in contemplation. Closer inspection reveals that the monk is dead, apparently of a self-inflicted wound. His robes are rent, revealing a stran

  • The Chilbury Ladies' Choir

  • No cats allowed - a cat in the stacks mystery

    It's spring in Mississippi and Oscar Reilly, the new library director, is determined to cut costs. This raises everyone's hackles--including those of Charlie Harris's friend Melba, whom Reilly wants to replace with someone younger--so when Reilly is discovered dead, the suspect list is long. Charlie and his Maine Coon cat, Diesel, have their work cut out for them trying to make sure Melba isn't shelved under "G" for guilty.

  • I loved her in the movies - memories of Hollywood's legendary actresses

    The iconic television actor shares intimate stories of his personal and professional relationships with a wide range of leading ladies in film and television, from Joan Crawford and Bette Davis to Marilyn Monroe and Raquel Welch.

  • Lord of the privateers

    Preparing to execute the final stage of the rescue mission his brothers have started, Royd Frobisher unexpectedly finds himself setting sail with his childhood sweetheart, Isobel Carmichael, who has a mission of her own--to find and bring home her young cousin.

  • Sewn with joy

  • Reading up a storm - a lighthouse library mystery

    "After a successful party at Bodie Island's Lighthouse Library, librarian Lucy Richardson is ready to curl up with her cat, Charles, and a good book. But her R and R is cut short when she notices some mysterious lights leading a small boat to crash into the coast. The two shipwrecked seafarers survive the ordeal--but one of them shows up dead ashore a few days later. Lucy finds herself again roped into a murder investigation and navigating a sea of suspects, all of whom had motives to deep-six t

  • The Hawaiian quilt

    Join Mandy Frey as she and three friends leave their Amish community in Indiana for the trip of a lifetime to Hawaii. But when Mandy and one of her friends miss the cruise ship after a port of call on Kauai, how will they adjust and get back home?

  • To follow her heart

    "Satisfying, Emotionally Rich Conclusion to The Southold Chronicles Series It is 1664 and Patience Terry is devastated to learn that Captain Jeremy Horton's ship has been shipwrecked off the coast of Barbados, with no survivors. She had hoped that Jeremy would someday give up the sea and settle down with her in Southold, Long Island. Unaware his memorial service is being planned, Jeremy is rescued and aboard a British Naval Gunship with secret orders to attack New Amsterdam and claim it for the

  • The lost city of the Monkey God - a true story

  • The telomere effect - (large print) a revolutionary approach to living younger, healthier, longer

    Discusses the end sections of each chromosome called telomeres, the enzyme that replenishes them, their role in the aging process, and specific lifestyle habits to that protect telomeres, slow down disease, and lengthen life.

  • The 37th parallel - the secret truth behind America's UFO highway

  • Echoes of Massacre Canyon

  • The room with the second-best view

    Excitement is in the air in Goose Creek, Kentucky, as the small town prepares to celebrate its 150th anniversary and the veterinarian's upcoming wedding. But trouble is brewing in this provincial paradise... Al Richardson agreed to open a B&B with his wife after his retirement in two years, but Millie secretly invites some guests to stay for the wedding. She plans to be the most gracious Southern hostess until a tumble down the stairs leaves her unprepared for their quirky and cantankerous first

  • Mind over Meds - Know When Drugs Are Necessary, When Alternatives Are Better--and When to Let Your Body Heal on Its Own

  • The Readaholics and the gothic gala

    "Reading the gothic classic Rebecca already has the Readaholics spooked, and the chills only get worse when someone in town actually gives up the ghost….Amy-Faye Johnson has her hands full coordinating the Celebration of Gothic Novels in Heaven, Colorado. But matters become truly grave when a dead body is found at the gothic-themed costume party. With skeletons turning up in tall of the suspects’ closets, Amy-Faye and the Readaholics must tap into their knowledge of gothic literature to find a k

  • Three amazing things about you

    Hallie doesn't have long to live. And to make things even more complicated, she's in love with a guy who's seriously out of bounds. She's never going to let him know, of course; she's just going to enjoy every remaining moment of her crush. She's also determined to spend her last months helping those who write into her Dear Rose column with problems of their own. Her doctors can't fix her, but maybe she can fix a few other people's dilemmas before it's too late.

  • The hike

    When Ben, a suburban family man, takes a business trip to rural Pennsylvania, he decides to spend the afternoon before his dinner meeting on a short hike. Once he sets out into the woods behind his hotel, he quickly comes to realize that the path he has chosen cannot be given up easily. With no choice but to move forward, Ben finds himself falling deeper and deeper into a world of man-eating giants, bizarre demons, and colossal insects. On a quest of epic, life-or-death proportions, Ben finds he

  • Classic at Bay

  • The Girl Before

  • What You Break

  • Tea with jam and dread

  • Mississippi Blood

  • The nix - a novel

    "The Nix is a mother-son psychodrama with ghosts and politics, but it's also a tragicomedy about anger and sanctimony in America. ... Nathan Hill is a maestro."?John Irving A Nix can take many forms. In Norwegian folklore, it is a spirit who sometimes appears as a white horse that steals children away. In Nathan Hill's remarkable first novel, a Nix is anything you love that one day disappears, taking with it a piece of your heart. It's 2011, and Samuel Andresen-Anderson?college professor, stalle

  • The mistletoe secret

    "Two people brave loneliness and loss to find love when Alex travels from Daytona Beach, Florida, to the small town of Midway, Utah, to find a blogger who calls herself LBH whose feelings mirror his own"--

  • A Mother's Reckoning - Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy

  • A deadly thaw

    When a man whose wife was convicted for his murder fifteen years earlier is found newly dead, Detective Inspector Francis Sadler and his Derbyshire team follow leads to uncover what really happened and why the wife lied about the identity of the first victim.

  • The Terranauts ; a novel

    1994. In the desert near Tillman, Arizona, forty miles from Tucson, a grand experiment involving the future of humanity is underway. As climate change threatens the earth, eight scientists, four men and four women dubbed the "Terranauts," have been selected to live under glass in E2, a prototype of a possible off-earth colony. Closely monitored by an all-seeing Mission Control, this New Eden is both an adventure in scientific discovery and a momentous publicity stunt. The Terranauts face increas

  • A bee in her bonnet

    "Lively, determined, and independent, Poppy Christner isn’t about to let some vandal keep making mischief on her family’s farm. She’s been outrunning boys and standing up for picked-on children ever since she was a girl—no matter how much her prideful, arrogant schoolmate Luke Bontrager insulted her. So Poppy certainly doesn’t need his interference now, especially since he’s made it plain he prefers demure, ladylike companions. In fact, if Luke doesn’t step helping her find the culprit—and growi

  • Pachinko

    In early 1900s Korea, prized daughter Sunja finds herself pregnant and alone, bringing shame on her family until a young tubercular minister offers to marry her and move with her to Japan, in the saga of one family bound together as their faith and identity are called into question.

  • The girl from Venice

    "In a suspenseful World War II love story set against the beauty, mystery, and danger of occupied Venice in 1945, a fisherman finds a young woman floating in the lagoon and chooses to protect the Jewish woman rather than hand her over to the Nazis"--

  • Garden of Lamentations

  • In the shadow of Denali

    Cassidy Ivanoff and her father, John, work at the new and prestigious Curry Hotel outside Mt. McKinley. While John will be expedition and wilderness exploration guide for the wealthy tourists, Cassidy has signed on as a cook's assistant. Both are busy as the hotel prepares to welcome the president of the United States on his way to drive in the golden spike to officially complete the railroad. Allan Brennan travels to the Curry Hotel to be an apprentice of a seasoned Alaska mountain guide. Ever

  • Heartbreak Hotel

  • Humans, Bow Down

  • Dreamweaver Trail - an Eternity Springs novel

    "After another lonely Valentine's Day, Gabi Romano trades mountain snowfall for sunshine and sand at a luxurious Caribbean getaway. There she finds not one but two thrilling new passions: creating art glass, and Flynn Brogan, the sexy caretaker next door who brings her fantasies to life. But when violence interrupts their romantic interlude, she learns that Flynn is living a lie. Heartsick, she decides to concentrate on her craft. Playing with fire is safer than loving a man like Flynn. Flynn i

  • On living

    A hospice chaplain shares the meaning the dying make of their lives, to help people understand what is ultimately important and to make the most of their own still-being-lived lives.

  • Beatles '66 - the revolutionary year

    Describes the many changes the Beatles went through in 1966, including recording songs that explored alternative states of consciousness, experimenting with avant-garde ideas, and speaking out about politics and religion.

  • Born bright - a young girl's journey from nothing to something in America

  • Modified - GMOs and the threat to our food, our land, our future

    "An assessment of the hot-button debate about GMOs by a journalist who became convinced that genetically modified corn was causing family illnesses traces the evolution of ubiquitous modified products and how they are threatening human health,"--NoveList.

  • The American girl - a novel

    "A psychological thriller about an American exchange student in France involved in a suspicious accident, and the journalist determined to break the story and uncover the dark secrets a small town is hiding"--

  • Until I love again

    "Susanna Miller's freedom during her rumspringa goes a bit further than she wants her family to know. A birthday sign innocently placed on a gas station billboard condemns Susanna as she realizes her relationship with the charming Joey Macalister, an Englisha man, has become far too close"--Page 4 of cover.

  • Wild and precious life

    The mother of Brittany Maynard, whose 2014 decision to die with dignity advanced debates over patient rights in end-of-life issues, describes Brittany's determination to end her life on her own terms and her legacy of hope and empowerment for others facing their own mortality.

New Children's Materials

New Children's Picture Books

  • Little Brother Pumpkin Head

    "A soon-to-be big brother has worries about his forthcoming sibling"--

  • The hockey song

    In this illustrated version of the Stompin' Tom Connors song, a father carefully laces up his son's skates before joining a pick-up game on a city rink. Soon they're joined by skater after skater of every age, color, gender, and team alliance, until the game ends and "the home team wins."

  • Hedgehugs and the Hattiepillar

    "Horace and Hattie watch a caterpillar become a butterfly ... and are inspired to attempt a transformation of their own!"--

  • In the night kitchen

    A little boy's dream-fantasy in which he helps three fat bakers get milk for their cake batter.

  • The Green Umbrella

  • Delivery

    In this nearly wordless picture book, a grandmother uses every creative means of transportation necessary to deliver cookies to her grandson on his birthday.

  • A is for awful - a Grumpy Cat ABC book

    Grumpy Cat reluctantly introduces readers to the letters of the alphabet.

  • Watersong

    "A fox's journey to take shelter from a rainstorm, told entirely in onomatopoeia"--

  • Antoinette

    "Raised in a family of talented bulldogs, Antoinette the poodle wonders what makes her special. She gets the chance to prove herself and find what she's good at when puppy Ooh-la-la goes missing"--

  • Percy, Dog of Destiny

  • Thomas & friends. Thomas scares the crows.

    Thomas becomes a substitute scarecrow when the local farmer needs some extra help.

  • I Am Not Scared

  • Trashy town

    Little by little, can by can, Mr. Gillie, the trash man, cleans up his town.

  • Grumpy feet

    "When Lily wakes up one morning with grumpy feet, her imaginary friend Bear tries to cheer her up"--

  • Five little monkeys sitting in a tree

    Five little monkeys sitting in a tree discover, one by one, that it is unwise to tease Mr. Crocodile.

  • Pax and Blue

    "A little boy forms an unlikely friendship with a pigeon who knows what it's like to be small"--

  • How to Be a Bigger Bunny

  • Bob, Not Bob! - To Be Read As Though You Have the Worst Cold Ever

  • Noodleheads see the future

    Inspired by folktales about fools from around the world, brothers Mac and Mac Noodlehead exasperate Uncle Ziti, are fooled by their friend Meatball, and make a garden for their mother.

  • No more bows

    When Milly puts a bow on her dog Hugo he feels embarrased walking by the other neighborhood dogs until he finds out how much fun it can be.

  • 5-minute Pete the Cat stories

    Cavecat Pete. Pete the Cat grooves back in time to the Jurassic era, where under the guise of "Cavecat Pete," he helps his herbivore and carnivore friends learn to get along.

  • That's me loving you

    Shares messages about how a parent's presence and devotion can be recognized in the natural world, from a soft breeze to a shimmering star.

  • Sun moon star

    "Sun Moon Star is the story of the birth of Jesus--as told by Kurt Vonnegut. This children's book takes the newborn Jesus' perspective, offering beautiful and insightful descriptions of the world from someone newly born into it. In this book, we follow Jesus and meet the people most important to his life--presented in new and surprising ways"--

  • Big cat, little cat

    "A moving tale about friendship, new beginnings, and cats"--

  • Vampirina ballerina hosts a sleepover

    "Before Vampirina can host her very first sleepover there are a few things she must keep in mind: be polite and offer her guests food (like blood pudding); plan some games like scavenger hunt (but keep the clues simple so no one gets lost); and don't forget to dance! Vampirina may be a little nervous at first, but by following a few simple rules she will host the Best Sleepover Ever!"--

  • I just want to say good night

    In a village on the African plains, a little girl stalls bedtime by saying good night to various animals and objects.

  • The bear who wasn't there - and the fabulous forest

    Bear awakens to discover that he is missing something very important--himself--and with the help of forest creatures, he finds just what he is looking for.

  • Heart to heart

    Alphabet letters and bold, graphic images of fruits and vegetables come together in this book of pun-filled rebuses about love and friendship.

  • I Am Not a Chair!

  • North, South, East, West

  • Dinosaurs don't have bedtimes!

    A little boy tries to persuade his mother that dinosaurs don't have bedtimes.

  • Penguin's big adventure

    "Penguin embarks on his next journey--becoming the first penguin to explore the North Pole! Along the way, he says hello to all of his old friends. But when he finally reaches his destination, he realizes he's all alone in a strange, foreign place. How will Penguin overcome his fears of the unknown and enjoy this new adventure?"--

  • Bird, balloon, Bear

    A shy bird wants to become friends with a bear, but the bear already has a friend--a big, red balloon.

  • If I had a little dream

    "As a child dreams of all the things in her world that make her happy, she realizes how fortunate she is to live in the world she does"--

  • Before you

    "Celebrates how the love of another can change one's life for the better"--

  • Good night! Good night!

    "Reading, singing, hugging, kissing, dancing, jumping, playing, bouncing ... Will these silly, silly bunnies ever go to sleep?"--

  • A Season to Bee

  • What I love about you

    Describes the many different reasons and situations in which parents love their children.

  • Shake a leg, egg!

    "It's springtime, and the pond is bursting with new life. There are beaver pups, heron hatchlings, and lots and lots of ducklings. Everyone is out and about, swimming, flapping, chirping, and quacking--except for one family of geese"--

  • Zombelina

    A young zombie gives a haunting performance in her first ballet dance recital.

  • Noisy night

    "A clever picture book about a multi-level apartment building's occupants and their many nighttime noises"--

  • Life on Mars

    "A young astronaut is trying to find life on Mars, but he's made a very big oversight"--

  • Blue Penguin

    Rejected by his fellow penguins because of his unusual color, minimal diving, and jumping skills, Blue Penguin begins to sing in his loneliness and wonders if he will be able to convince the others that he is one of them.

  • Mighty, mighty construction site

    Told in rhyming text, Excavator, Bulldozer, Crane Truck, Dump Truck, and Cement Mixer will all need to work together as they tackle their biggest job yet--a massive building.

  • We are brothers, we are friends

    "A brother explains to his new baby brother all the fun adventures they will have together because they are brothers and friends"--

  • We're All Wonders

  • Even Monsters Need to Sleep

  • Tidy

    "A badger realizes that being too tidy could be disastrous"--

  • Dad and the dinosaur

    "A boy keeps a toy dinosaur in his pocket to help him be brave like his dad--but when the dinosaur goes missing, Dad knows just what to do"--

  • Why am I here?

    "A young girl wonders what life would be like if she lived somewhere else. What if she lived in a city with millions of people? What would it be like to be a refugee from a war-torn country? Is she meant to be in a different place? Or is she right where she's supposed to be? "--