What’s New?

New Library Materials – April 2017

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Adult Fiction

American War, Omar El Akkad

Any Day Now, Robyn Carr

Anything is Possible, Elizabeth Strout

Arrangement, Sarah Dunn

Beartown, Fredrik Backman

Burial Hour, Jeffery Deaver

Confessions of Young Nero, Margaret George

Etched in Bone, Anne Bishop

Exit West, Mohsin Hamid

Fallout, Sara Paretsky #

Forbidden Garden, Ellen Herrick

Delight of Being Ordinary, Roland Merullo

Fast and Loose, Stuart Woods

Fix, David Baldacci

Forever Summer, Jamie Brenner

Golden Prey, John Sandford

Handmaids Tale, Margaret Atwood

High Stakes, Fern Michaels

Horse Dancer, JoJo Moyes

In This Grave Hour, Jacqueline Winspear

Last Chance Olive Ranch, Susan Wittig Albert

Line Made by Walking, Sara Baume

Mangrove Lightning, Randy Wayne White

Marlena, Julie Buntin

Miss You, Kate Eberlen

Night the Lights Went Out, Karen White

No Easy Target, Iris Johansen

Norse Mythology, Neil Gaiman

One Perfect Lie, Lisa Scottoline

Red Hunter, Lisa Unger

Shallow Land, Elizabeth Kostova

Song of the Lion, Anne Hillerman

Spoils: A Novel, Brian Van Reet

Stars are Fire, Anita Shreve

Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, Lisa See

Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley, Hannah Tinti

Two from the Heart, James Patterson* #

Walkaway, Cory Doctorow


Adult Non-Fiction

Arnie: The Life of Arnold Palmer, Tom Callahan

Battles for Freedom, Eric Foner

Bloodstained Sands, Michael G. Walling

The Fight is Our Fight, Elizabeth Warren

4 Princes Henry, 8 Francis, 1 Charles, John Julius Norwich

The Gatekeepers, Chris Whipple

Girl from the Metropol Hotel, Ludmilla Petrushevskaya

Hallelujah Anyway, Anne Lamott

The Hero’s Closet, Gillian Conahan

Is The Bible Good for Women, Wendy Alsup

Janesville: An American Story, Amy Goldstein

Killers of the Flower Moon, David Grann

Manderly Forever, Tatiana DeRosnay

Mozart’s Starling, Lyanda Lynn Haupt

My Cubs: A True Story, Scott Simon

Periodic Table of Wine, Sarah Rowlands

Really Big Lunch, Jim Harrison

Secrets of My Life, Caitlyn Jenner

This Life I Live, Rory Feek


LP Fiction

Fix, David Baldacci

Golden Prey, John Sandford

If Not for You, Debbie Macomber

Two from the Heart, James Patterson


 (YA) Young Adult

Asking for It, Louise O’Neill

Gem and Dixie, Sara Zarr

Nemesis, Brendan Reichs

Saving Montgomery Sole, Mariko Tomaki

Whole Thing Together, Ann Brashares


(+) Picture Books

Alan’s Big Scary Teeth, Peter Jarvis

Around America to Win the Vote, Mara Rockliff

Baa Baa Smart Sheep, Mark Sommerset

Babies Don’t Walk, They Ride, Kathy Henderson

Bike Like Sergio’s, Maribeth Boelts

Blue Hour, Isabelle Simler

Escargot, Dashka Slater

Five Little Ducks, Denise Fleming

If My Love Were a Fire Truck, Luke Reynolds

Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors, Drew Daywalt

Letter to My Teacher, Deborah Hopkinson

Maisy’s Sailboat, Lucy Cousins

Night Night Groot, Brendan Deneen

Olivia the Spy, Ian Falconer

1 Big Salad, Juana Medina

Please Please the Bees, Gerald Kelley

Poppy Louise is not Afraid of Anything, Jenny McCarthy

The Sheep Who Hatched an Egg, Gemma Merino

We’re All Wonders, R.J. Palacio

You Can Be a Paleontologist, Scott D. Sampson


 (I)Intermediate Reader

Maggie and the Flying Horse, E.D. Baker


(J) Juvenile Fiction

Beautiful Blue World, Suzanne LaFleur

Bicycling to the Moon, Timo Parvela

Chester and Gus, Cammie McGovern

Clue in the Papyrus Scroll, Gertrude Cha Warmer

Fair Ball, Derek Jeter

Fearsome Firebird, Lauren Oliver

Forgetting Spell, Lauren Myracle

Hermes and the Horse with Wings, Tracey West

In Over Their Heads, Margaret Peterson

Isle of the Lost, Melissa DeLaCruz

Last Spell, J. A. White

100 Spaghetti Strings, Jen Nails

Shattered Sky, Erin Hunter


(J) Juvenile Non-Fiction

Animals by the Numbers, Steve Jenkins

Butterfly Garden, Laura Weston

Creekfinding, Jacqueline B. Martin

Looking Up: The Science of Stargazing, Joe Pao

Tornadoes, Seymour Simon

Vietnam War, Stuart Murray

What Was the Wild West, Janet B. Pascal

Who are the Rolling Stones, Dana Meachen-Lau



A Monster Calls

Assassin’s Creed

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them


Hidden Figures*


Miss Sloane

Patriot’s Day

Paw Patrol: Pups Save the Bunnies

Peppa Pig: Around the World

Planet Earth II

Rogue One: Star Wars Story*