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New Library Materials – July 2018

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Adult Fiction

Art of the Wasted Day, Patricia Hampl

Bearskin, James McLaughlin

Between You and Me, Susan Wiggs

Book of Essie, Meghan Weir

Book of M, Peng Shepherd

Bring Me Back, B.A. Paris

Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh,

Dread Nation, Justina Ireland

Dreams of Falling, Karen White#

Endless Beach, Jenny Colgan

Ever After, Sarah Pekkanen

Fade to Black, Heather Graham

Fight No More Stories, Lydia Millet

Florida, Lauren Groff

Great Believers, Rebecca Makkai

Harry’s Trees, Jon Cohen

How Hard can it Be, Allison Pearson

How to Change Your Mind, Michael Pollan

Invitation to a Bonfire, Adrienne Celt

Jar of Hearts, Jennifer Hillier

Judge Hunter, Christopher Buckley

Kiss of the Spindle, Nancy Campbell Allen

Kiss Quotient, Helen Hoang

Kudos, Rachel Cusk

Life in the Garden, Penelope Lively

Little Big Love, Katy Regan

Lying in Wait, Liz Nugent

Me Myself and Them, Dan Mooney

Murder on the Left Bank, Cara Black

Only Story, Julian Barnes

Optimists Guide to Letting Go, Amy Reichert

People’s History of the Vampire Uprising, Raymond Villareal

Perfect Couple, Elin Hilderbrand

President is Missing, Bill Clinton; James Patterson^

Providence, Caroline Kepnes

Raising the Dad, Tom Mathews

Restless Wave, John McCain#

Shelter in Place, Nora Roberts#

Social Creature, Tara Burton

Space Opera, Catherynne Valente

Star Wars: Last Shot, Daniel José Older

Still Lives, Maria Hummel

Taste for Vengeance, Martin Walker

There, There, Tommy Orange

Line of Sight, Tom Clancy

Too Wild to Wed, Eloisa James

Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith

Turbulence, Stuart Woods

Us Against You, Fredrik Backman

Verdun Affair, Nick Dybek

Woman in the Woods, John Connolly

The Word is Murder, Anthony Horowitz


Adult Non-Fiction

Basketball, Alexander Wolff

Brown Poems, Kevin Young

Creative Quest, Questlove

First in Line Presidents, Kate Anderson Brower

Frenemies, Ken Auletta

Girl, Wash Your Face, Rachel Hollis

Home of the Braves, Patrick Steele

In Search of Mary Shelley, Fiona Sampson

Long Haul, Finn Murphy

Lost Milwaukee, Carl Swanson

Own the Day, Own Your Life, Aubrey Marcus

Paul Simon, Robert Hilburn

Planet Funny, Ken Jennings

Reporter, Seymour Hersh

Robin, Dave Itzkoff

Sharp, Michelle Dean

Trump’s America, Newt Gingrich

Urban Ecology, Ken Leinbach

View from Flyover, Sarah Kendzior


LP Fiction

Faith, Jimmy Carter

Great Alone, Kristin Hannah

Just in Time, Marie Bostwick


(YA) Young Adult

Aftermath, Kelley Armstrong

Disappearance of Sloane Sullivan, Gia Cribbs

Love and War, Melissa De La Cruz

Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe, Preston Norton

Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik, David Arnold

Summer of Salt, Katrina Leno


(BB) Board Books

Little Sailboat, Lois Lenski


(+) Picture Books

Amanda Panda and the Bigger Better, Candice Ransom

Amanda Panda Quits Kindergarten, Candice Ransom

Bears Scare, Jacob Grant

Brave Enough for 2, Jonathan D. Voss

Crunch, the Shy Dinosaur, Cirocco Dunlap

Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo, Marlon Bundo

Dog Named Doug, Karma Wilson

Dog on a Digger, Kate Prendergast

Drawn Together, Minh Le

5 O’clock Band, Troy Andrews

Fruit Bowl, Mark Hoffmann

Gale Force, Owen Laukkanen

Grumpy Monkey, Suzanne Lang

Llama Llama Loves to Read, Anna Dewdney

Let’s Go, Sarah Williamson

Lullaby of Summer Things, Natalie Ziarnik

Name for Baby, Lizi Boyd

Rescue and Jessica, Jessica Kensky

Sandcastle That Lola Built, Megan Maynor

12 Days of Preschool, Jenna Lettice

We Don’t Eat Our Classmates, Ryan Higgins

Whale in a Fishbowl, Troy Howell


(I) Intermediate Reader

Band on the Run, Cary Pagan

Battle of the Bands, Melody Reed


(J) Fiction

Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle, Christina Uss

Confidence Code for Girls, Katty Kay

Confusion is Nothing New, Paul Acampora

Flor and Miranda Steal the Show, Jennifer Torres

Orphan Band of Springdale, Anne Nesbet


(J Juvenile Non-Fiction

Americans, Douglas Wood

Dinosaurium, Chris Wormell

Marley Dias Gets it Done, Marley Dias

Saving Fiona, Thane Maynard

Summer Supper, Rubin Pfeffer




Away and Back

15:17 to Paris*

Game Night*


Handmaid’s Tale: Season 1


In the Fade

Last Movie Star

Lego DC Super Hero Girls

Maya the Bee 2: Honey Games


Paw Patrol: Summer Rescues

Please Stand By

Remember Sunday

12 Strong+

Wacky Races: Season 1 Vol. 1

When Calls the Heart




Audio Books

17th Suspect, James Patterson

*=Lucky Day Copy Available
#=Audiobook available

+=both DVD & Blu-Ray available

^=Large Print available