New Books

New Life, No Instructions by Gail Caldwell

New June Nonfiction

New Life, No Instructions: A Memoir By Gail Caldwell Summary:  Pulitizer Prize winner Gail Caldwell pens a memoir on how seemingly faint winds can blow us wildly off course; on how spending time with a beloved animal can benefit our basic humanity; and on what it means to overcome, at middle age, a multitude of […]

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Elementary: All-New Tales of the Elemental Masters

New June Fiction

Elementary: All-New Tales of the Elemental Masters Edited by Mercedes Lackey Summary:  A second anthology of new stories set in the universe of Lackey’s Elemental Masters alternate-reality Edwardian London features magically gifted individuals whose stories are loosely based on classic fairy tales and includes contributions by leading genre authors. Contents:  Fire-Water / Samuel Conway — […]

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Carnal Curiosity by Stuart Woods book cover

May’s New Large Print!

The Library received some wonderful new titles in Large Print in May.  Here are just a couple we think you’ll enjoy, but you can view the whole list HERE.   Stone Barrington seems to have a knack for being in the wrong place at the wrong time.  When Manhattan’s elite are beset by a series […]

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The Confidence Code by Katty Kay & Claire Shipman

New May Nonfiction

The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance – What Women Should Know By Katty Kay and Claire Shipman Summary:  Working women today are better educated and more well qualified than ever before. Yet men still predominate in the corporate world. In The Confidence Code, Claire Shipman and Katty Kay argue that the key […]

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The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison

New May Fiction

The Goblin Emperor By Katherine Addison Summary:  The youngest, half-goblin son of the Emperor has lived his entire life in exile, distant from the Imperial Court and the deadly intrigue that suffuses it. But when his father and three sons in line for the throne are killed in an ‘accident,’ he has no choice but […]

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It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens by Danah Boyd

New April Nonfiction

It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens By Danah Boyd Summary:  What is new about how teenagers communicate through services such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? Do social media affect the quality of teens’ lives? In this eye-opening book, youth culture and technology expert danah boyd uncovers some of the major myths regarding teens’ […]

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Power Play by Danielle Steel book cover

April Showers bring…New Large Print!

The Library received some fantastic new Large Print in April.  Below are just two of these titles, but you can check out the whole list HERE. Even though Harvard-educated Fiona Carson has proven herself under fire as CEO of National Technology Advancement, a multibillion-dollar high-tech company based in Palo Alto, California, she still has to […]

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The Target by David Baldacci

New April Fiction

The Target  –  Will Robie Novels, Book 3 By David Baldacci Summary:  The President knows it’s a perilous, high-risk assignment. If he gives the order, he has the opportunity to take down a global menace, once and for all. If the mission fails, he would face certain impeachment, and the threats against the nation would […]

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Practice to Deceive by Ann Rule book cover

New March Large Print

We received some fantastic new large print in March.  Below are just two of these great titles.  To see the whole list, just click HERE. This true-crime mystery is set on a sleepy island in the Pacific Northwest: a man is murdered and the long list of suspects includes an aging beauty queen and her […]

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Burn by Julianna Baggott

New March Books

Burn – Pure Trilogy; Book 3 By Julianna Baggott The stunning conclusion to the trilogy that began with Pure, recommended by People for those who loved The Hunger Games. Inside the Dome, Partridge, having taken his father’s place as leader of the Pures, realizes that things are not as clear as he thought while outside, […]

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