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  • Year Published: 2016

    Sugar Mountain

    To avoid a debt to a local thug, two brothers plan to fake a disappearance on an Alaskan mountaintop. But as the sheriff becomes suspicious, the hoax turns real and a dangerous man is looking for blood.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Awesome Acrylics- 12 Techniques for Mixed Media With Dina Wakley

    An instructional feature on techniques for mixed media using acrylic paints.

  • Year Published: 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

    Lazy eye

    Dean, a Los Angeles graphic designer, is contacted by an ex-love unexpectedly in hopes of rekindling their relationship. The two meet at a vacation house in the desert and secrets are revealed as the passion they once had for each other is sparked back up. However, that could threaten both of their lives and just a short two days later, neither of them will ever be the same.

  • Year Published: 2015

    As I Open My Eyes

    Farah, eighteen years old, has just graduated and her family already sees her as a future doctor. She doesn't think the same way. She sings in a political rock band. She has a passion for life, gets drunk, and discovers love and her city by night against the will of her mother Hayet, who knows Tunisia and its dangers too well.

  • Year Published: 2016


    When the great prophecies in the Book of Revelation become a reality, a town soon realizes they are living in the end times. Chaos and sorrow tear the community apart, until one day the faith of God touches this town and changes everything.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Mr. Pig

    Eubanks, an old-school pig farmer from Georgia on the brink of losing his family farm, sets off on a road trip with Howard, his beloved and very large pig. As they make their way across the border to Mexico to find 'Howie' a new home, Eubanks's drinking and deteriorating health begin to take a toll, derailing their plans. His estranged daughter Eunice is forced to join them on their adventure.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Get Growing Series 3

    Solving backyard gardening problems and helping out with small-scale outdoor projects.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Justice League Dark

    When the Justice League comes upon a supernatural force against which even their powers seem useless, Batman assembles a second geague of mystic heroes - the likes of Swamp Thing, the Demon, and Constantine - to help defeat this magical, otherworldly threat.

  • Year Published: 2016

    London Town

    During the 1970s, a young boy is introduced to the band the Clash by his estranged mother, and his life changes forever.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Happy Bhag Jayegi

    Happy runs away on her wedding night leaving Bagga at the altar. That baffles one of her other admirers Gudda as well. And Happy runs so fast that she lands in Lahor, Pakistan at Blaal Ahmed's house. Everyone is shocked including Happy. Blaal decides to take her back to India but nobody said it will be an easy ride.

  • Year Published: 2016


    Loving father, faithful husband, and professional contract killer. Haunted by visions of his violent past, professional hit man Alfie, spirals out of control. His work compromised as he reaches breaking point, Alfie is forced to defend his family from his ruthless employers. It follows the story of one man's degradation and his subsequent comeback after his family comes under threat.

  • Year Published: 2015

    The Frontier

    A female drifter discovers a violent gang of thieves at a desert motel run by a mysterious woman and hatches a plan to escape with their stolen cash.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Spa Night

    A portrait of forbidden sexual awakening set in the nocturnal world of spas and karaoke bars in Los Angeles' Koreatown. David Cho, a timid eighteen-year old living with his financially-struggling immigrant parents, chances upon a secret cruising spot when he takes a job at an all-male spa. There he begins to realize hidden desires that threaten his life as a dutiful son and student.

  • ICE, Intermediate conditioning extreme - Chiseled upper body

  • Year Published: 2016

    Art Journal Animals- 10 Mixed Media Techniques With Dina Wakley

  • Year Published: 2015

    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: 2016

    Vice Principals- The Complete First Season

    Comedy about a power struggle between two high school administrators who are vying for the top job of principal.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Mercy Street - Season 2

    Season two picks up directly from the dramatic events and the end of the season one finale, continuing to explore the growing chaos within Alexandria, the complicated interpersonal dynamics of Dr. Foster, Nurse Mary and the Mansion House staff, the increasingly precarious position of the Green family and the changing predicament of the burgeoning black population.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

    The bizarre adventures of eccentric 'holistic' detective Dirk Gently and his reluctant assistant Todd. Based on the novels by Douglas Adams.

  • Year Published: 2006

    World's greatest lover

  • Year Published: 2016

    WWE. The true story of Royal Rumble.

    A behind the scenes look at the event that sets the stage for WWE's biggest event, WrestleMania. Hear from the winners and losers, and the creator of the most intense match in WWE.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Dr. Strange [Motion picture - 1978]

    When sorcerer Thomas Lindmer foresees the return of his adversary Morgan LeFey to Earth, he must pass the Guardianship of the Light onto a young psychiatry resident, Dr Stephen Strange.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Girls - The Complete Fifth Season

    The return of the highly anticipated fifth season of the award-winning hit comedy series that follows the assorted humiliations and triumphs of a group of girls in their mid-20s, each facing new challenges in life and love his season.

  • Year Published: 2016


    It is a gripping action thriller about a college girl Akira, who has grown up with the ideals of being self reliant. Her life spirals out of control when she becomes unwittingly involved in a crime involving four corrupt police officers.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Absolutely fabulous - the movie

    After grabbing the attention of both the media and police for accidentally knocking Kate Moss into a River, Edina and Patsy hide out in the south of France to escape the paparazzi frenzy.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Get Growing Series 2

    Solving backyard gardening problems and helping out with small-scale outdoor projects.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Train to Busan

    While a zombie-virus breaks out in South Korea, a couple of passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Love meet hope

    At his grandmother's memorial, Morgan discovers a book containing fantasy tales his grandfather had written for her about different serendipitous circumstances in which they meet. After reading these romantic tales, Morgan willingly opens his heart and finds that the love he has been searching for has been right in front of him all along.

  • Year Published: 2011

    3rd rock from the sun - Season 1

  • Year Published: 2016

    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: 2015


  • Year Published: 2016

    Phoenix incident

  • Year Published: 2011

    3rd rock from the sun - Season 2

  • Year Published: 2016

    Yoga Hosers

    Fifteen-year-olds Colleen Collette and Colleen McKenzie are on their smartphones constantly, sing in a small band, and take yoga classes. The girls will do just about anything to receive an invitation to a senior party. But when they discover the leader of a Nazi splinter group has been raising an army of monsters beneath the store where they work, the teens team up with a legendary man-hunter to stop the world-threatening uprising.

  • Year Published: 2016


    Star Indian cricketer Viraj is kidnapped. Can top cop Kabir and aide Junaid find Viraj - and his kidnapper?

  • Year Published: 2016

    Jack Reacher- Never Go Back

    Based on Lee Child's bestselling novel Never Go Back, finds the itinerant problem-solver accused of murder, and learning that he may have a child he has never met.

  • Year Published: 2004

    Man with one red shoe

  • Year Published: 2015

    Girls Lost

    BFFs Kim, Momo and Bella are bullied by boys at school while their teachers do nothing. On top of that, Kim secretly confesses to Bella she thinks she was born in the wrong body. So when the trio finds a magical plant whose nectar temporarily turns them into boys, it offers them the thrilling chance to experience freedoms they've never known.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Pali Road

    A young woman suffers a terrible car accident the night her boyfriend proposes to her. The next morning she wakes to discover that five years have passed, she's married to someone else she doesn't remember and now has a child. Is this truly her life now? If it isn't, can she find her way out of the nightmare or will she remain trapped forever in this life she doesn't want?

  • Year Published: 2015

    A Man Called Ove

    Ove is the block's grumy old man who enforces strict neighborhood rules and whom every body avoids. One ordinary day a new family is moving in next door to Ove and accidentally backs into his mailbox. Turns out there is an unexpected friendship that blooms out of it.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Ali and Nino

    Based on the famed love story, a Muslim and Christian couple defy their parents and marry, but their bond is soon put to the test by the arrival of WWI.

  • Year Published: 2013

    Four horsemen of the Apocalypse

  • Year Published: 1968

    The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

    When hearing-impaired John Singer moves to a Southern town to continue his friendship with a recently institutionalized fellow deaf mute, his compassion changes the lives of a small circle of stuggling people.

  • Year Published: 2011

    Thugs the Musical

    A faux documentary about Michael Gardner, a mediocre, slightly delusional, 'non-urban' black actor in Hollywood. After years of auditioning but not being considered 'black enough' to be cast in any of the stereotypical roles that his fellow black actors have been getting, Michael decides to write, direct, and star in his own theater production.

  • Year Published: 2012

    3rd rock from the sun - Season 3

  • Year Published: 2016

    Keeping Up With the Joneses

    An ordinary suburban couple finds it's not easy keeping up with the Joneses; their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors. Especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. Jones are covert operatives.

  • Year Published: 2017

    Get Growing Series 1

    Solving backyard gardening problems and helping out with small-scale outdoor projects.

  • Year Published: 2016

    Razors - the return of Jack the ripper

    While attending an intensive writing workshop held in a crumbling Victorian building, young Ruth Walker is challenged to write the ultimate horror movie by Professor Richard Wise. But what are his motives? What secrets are hidden inside the ancient building? And are the knives Ruth has discovered really those used by notorious serial killer Jack the Ripper?

  • Year Published: 2016


    Mrs. Lemarchand was an activist in her youth, but she became a housewife when she married wealthy Mr. Lemarchand. With the arrival of the new maid, Hilda, and her participation in a documentary about the events of Tlatelolco in 1968, Mrs. Lemarchand's identity crisis is intensified to the verge of madness.

New eBook & Audiobook Downloads

New eBooks

  • In Sunlight or In Shadow- Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper

    A truly unprecedented literary achievement by author and editor Lawrence Block, a newly-commissioned anthology of seventeen superbly-crafted stories inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper, including Jeffery Deaver, Joyce Carol Oates, Stephen King, Lee Child, and Robert Olen Butler, among many others. -- Contributors include Stephen King, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Olen Butler, Michael Connelly, Megan Abbott, Craig Ferguson, Nicholas Christopher, Jill D. Block, Joe R. Lansdale, Justin Scott,

  • Born a Crime Stories from a South African Childhood

    -- The Daily Show -- Praise for -- —Kirkus Reviews

  • The Hidden Life of Trees What They Feel, How They Communicate¿Discoveries from a Secret World

    In The Hidden Life of Trees Drawing on groundbreaking new discoveries, Wohlleben presents the science behind the secret and previously unknown life of trees and their communication abilities; he describes how these discoveries have informed his own practices in the forest around him. As he says, a happy forest is a healthy forest, and he believes that eco-friendly practices not only are economically sustainable but also benefit the health of our planet and the mental and physical health of all w

  • On Living

    -- –People Magazine -- From the Hardcover edition.

  • Our Revolution A Future to Believe In

    When Bernie Sanders began his race for the presidency, it was considered by the political establishment and the media to be a "fringe" campaign, something not to be taken seriously. After all, he was just an independent senator from a small state with little name recognition. His campaign had no money, no political organization, and it was taking on the entire Democratic Party establishment. By the time Sanders's campaign came to a close, however, it was clear that the pundits had gotten it wron

  • Mister Monkey A Novel

    The acclaimed New York TimesMister MonkeyMister Monkey is a breathtaking novel from a writer at the height of her craft.

  • They Can't Kill Us All Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice Movement

    -- They Can't Kill Us All They Can't Kill Us All

  • Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? Stories

  • News of the World A Novel

    -- that explores the boundaries of family, responsibility, honor, and trust.In the wake of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd travels through northern Texas, giving live readings from newspapers to paying audiences hungry for news of the world. An elderly widower who has lived through three wars and fought in two of them, the captain enjoys his rootless, solitary existence.In Wichita Falls, he is offered a $50 gold piece to deliver a young orphan to her relatives in San Antonio. Four ye

  • The Sellout A Novel

    Winner of the 2016 Man Booker PrizeWinner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award in FictionNamed one of the best books of 2015 by TheThe Sellout The Sellout resigns himself to the fate of lower-middle-class Californians: "I'd die in the same bedroom I'd grown up in, looking up at the cracks in the stucco ceiling that've been there since '68 quake." Raised by a single father, a controversial sociologist, he spent his childhood as the subject in racially charged psychological studies. He i

  • You Can't Touch My Hair And Other Things I Still Have to Explain

    -- 2 Dope Queens One of Glamour's "

  • Thank You for Being Late An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations

    -- Thank You for Being Late With his trademark vitality, wit, and optimism, Friedman shows that we can overcome the multiple stresses of an age of accelerations—if we slow down, if we dare to be late and use the time to reimagine work, politics, and community. Thank You for Being Late is Friedman's most ambitious book—and an essential guide to the present and the future.

  • Island of Glass

    "Three stars--of fire, water, and ice--have fallen from the skies, and now three women and three men have come together to find them. But on the quest for the final star, they'll discover that possessing it won't be enough to stop the destruction of themselves--and of their world... As the hunt for the Ice Star leads the six guardians to Ireland, Doyle, the immortal, must face his tragic past. Three centuries ago, he closed off his heart, yet his warrior spirit is still drawn to the wild. And th

  • Upstream Selected Essays

    One of O, The Oprah Magazine's The New York Times   "In the beginning I was so young and such a stranger to myself I hardly existed. I had to go out into the world and see it and hear it and react to it, before I knew at all who I was, what I was, what I wanted to be."  So begins Upstream   Upstream follows Oliver as she contemplates the pleasure of artistic labor, her boundless curiosity for the flora and fauna that surround her, and the responsibility she has inherited from Shelley, Wordsw

  • Truevine Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest- A True Story of the Jim Crow South

    The true story of two African-American brothers who were kidnapped and displayed as circus freaks, and whose mother endured a 28-year struggle to get them back. Through hundreds of interviews and decades of research, Beth Macy expertly explores a central and difficult question: Where were the brothers better off? On the world stage as stars or in poverty at home? TRUEVINE is a compelling narrative rich in historical detail and rife with implications to race relations today.

  • Talking as Fast as I Can From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls (and Everything in Between)

    -- Gilmore Girls             Some more things you will learn about Lauren: She once tried to go vegan just to bond with Ellen DeGeneres, she's aware that meeting guys at awards shows has its pitfalls ("If you're meeting someone for the first time after three hours of hair, makeup, and styling, you've already set the bar too high"), and she's a card-carrying REI shopper ("My bungee cords now earn points!").             Including photos and excerpts from the diary Graham kept during the film

  • The Wangs vs. the World

    THE WANGS VS. THE WORLD is an outrageously funny tale about a wealthy Chinese-American family that "loses it all, then takes a healing, uproarious road trip across the United States" (Entertainment Weekly

  • Mary Russell's War And other stories of suspense

    -- The God of the Hive;   Last but not least, fans will be especially thrilled by Mary's account of her decision, at age ninety-two, to publish her memoirs—and how she concluded that Ms. King should be the one to introduce her voice to the world.   -- — -- —The New York Times   "Erudite, fascinating . . . by all odds the most successful re-creation of the famous inhabitant of 221B Baker Street ever attempted."—Houston Chronicle   "An engaging romp guaranteed to please . . . perfectly writte

  • Scrappy Little Nobody

    A collection of humorous autobiographical essays by the Academy Award-nominated actress and star of -- Pitch At the ripe age of thirteen, she had already resolved to "keep the crazy inside my head where it belonged. Forever. But here's the thing about crazy: It. Wants. Out." In Scrappy Little Nobody With her razor-sharp wit, Anna recounts the absurdities she's experienced on her way to and from the heart of pop culture as only she can—from her unusual path to the performing arts (Vanilla Ice

  • Come Lie with Me


  • Appetites A Cookbook

    Anthony Bourdain is a man of many appetites. And for many years, first as a chef, later as a world-traveling chronicler of food and culture on his CNN series Parts Unknown his first cookbook in more than ten years, boils down forty-plus years of professional cooking and globe-trotting to a tight repertoire of personal favorites—dishes that everyone should (at least in Mr. Bourdain's opinion) know how to cook. Once the supposed "bad boy" of cooking, Mr. Bourdain has, in recent years, become the f

  • A Lowcountry Heart Reflections on a Writing Life

    -- A Lowcountry HeartA Lowcountry Heart This moving tribute is sure to be a cherished keepsake for any true Conroy fan and remain a lasting monument to one of the best-loved masters of contemporary American letters.

New Fiction Books

New Adult Fiction Books

  • Motherland Hotel

    "Zebercet, the last surviving member of a once prosperous Ottoman family, is the owner of the Motherland Hotel, a run-down establishment near the railroad station. A lonely, middle-aged introvert, his simple life is structured by daily administrative tasks and regular, routine sex with the hotel's maid. One day, a beautiful woman from the capital comes to spend the night, promising to return "next week," and suddenly Zebercet's insular, mechanical existence is dramatically and irrevocably change

  • Homesick for another world - stories

    "An electrifying first collection from one of the most exciting short story writers of our time Ottessa Moshfegh's debut novel Eileen was one of the literary events of 2015. Garlanded with critical acclaim, it was named a book of the year byThe Washington Postand theSan Francisco Chronicle, nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award, short-listed for the Man Booker Prize, and won the PEN/Hemingway Award for debut fiction. But as many critics noted, Moshfegh is particularly held in awe

  • Inside, outside - a novel

  • 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 the new cutting-edge novel from the #1 bestselling author. It is the most dangerous mission of John Wells's career. Evidenceis 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 wil

  • My Heart Belongs in Fort Bliss, Texas - Priscilla's Reveille

  • Seven minutes in heaven

    Highly sought for her premiere governesses, witty and elusive Eugenia Snowe clashes with brilliant inventor Ward Reeve, who resorts to everything including kidnapping to claim her heart.

  • Ema, the captive

  • The Man Who Never Stopped Sleeping

  • The Butcher's Hook

  • Night of fire - a novel

    "Award-winning, bestselling novelist and travel writer Colin Thubron returns to fiction with his first novel in more than a decade, a searing, poetic masterwork of memory. A house is burning, threatening the existence of its six tenants--including a failed priest; a naturalist; a neurosurgeon; an invalid dreaming of his anxious boyhood; and their landlord, whose relationship to the tenants is both intimate and shadowy. At times, he shares their preoccupations and memories. He will also share the

  • Flying without a net

    "Dani Perez, a secular Israeli working as a software engineer in Boston, has never had trouble balancing his faith and his sexuality - until he meets Avi Levine, a gay Orthodox Jew and sign language interpreter. As they fall in love, Dani finds himself wanting Avi in his life, but he can't understand how Avi reconciles what his religion demands with what his body desires. And although he wants to deny it, neither can Avi. Despite the risk of losing Avi forever to a religious life that objects to

  • This is not over - a novel

    Clashing over exchanged insults that compromise their reputations, a woman running from her sordid past and a doctor's wife who depends on tenant income risk everything to protect shattering secrets.

  • The nowhere man

    "Spoken about only in whispers, it is said that when the Nowhere Man is reached by the truly desperate, he can and 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 theOrphan 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 the ne

  • If you are there

    "Set in the early 1900s, the novel follows young Lucia Rutkowski who, thanks to the influence of her beloved grandmother, escapes the Warsaw ghetto to work as a kitchen maid in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in the bustling city of Paris. Too talented for her lowly position, Lucia is thrown out on the street. Her only recourse is to take a job working for two disorganized, rather poor married scientists so distracted by their work that their house and young child are often neglected. Lucia

  • My not so perfect life - a novel

    "When Katie Brenner is fired from her dream job in advertising in London, she's desperate to get away from her mad boss Demeter, and her crush, Alex, who she thought shared her feelings of adoration but didn't. Seeking refuge, she goes home to her father's farm in Somerset to help make her stepmother's dream of turning their land into a glamping retreat come true. Applying her savvy marketing smarts, Katie masterminds a glamorous upscale resort. But when Demeter shows up unnannounced, with Alex

  • The Corruptions

  • The Loving Cup - A Novel of Cornwall 1813-1815

  • Sisters One, Two, Three

  • Fickle

  • A want of kindness - a novel

    "The wicked, bawdy Restoration court is no place for a child princess. Ten-year-old Anne cuts an odd figure: a sickly child, she is drawn towards improper pursuits. Cards, sweetmeats, scandal, and gossip with her Ladies of the Bedchamber figure large in her life. But as King Charles' niece, Anne is also a political pawn, who will be forced to play her part in the troubled Stuart dynasty. Transformed from overlooked princess to the heiress of England, she will be forced to overcome grief for her

  • The fifth letter

    A lifelong friendship shared among four women is shattered when a wine-filled vacation game involving the confessions of dark secrets gives way to an anonymous rant about deeply held resentments.

  • The midnight bell

    "The new Sean Dillon novel, a knife-edge story of terrorism and revenge, by "the dean of intrigue novelists" (St. Louis Post-Dispatch). "The bell tolls at midnight as death requires it." 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 Jak

  • Huck out west

    In a sequel to "Huckleberry Finn," Huck joins the Pony Express, scouts for both sides in the Civil War, joins a bandit gang, finds an ill-fated pal in a Lakota tribe and finds himself in the Black Hills just ahead of the 1876 Gold Rush.

  • The devil crept in - a novel

    "An unforgettable horror novel from bestselling sensation Ania Ahlborn--hailed as a writer of "some of the most promising horror I've encountered in years" (New York Times bestselling author Seanan McGuire)--in which a small-town boy investigates the mysterious disappearance of his cousin and uncovers a terrifying secret kept hidden for years. Young Jude Brighton has been missing for three days, and while the search for him is in full swing in the small town of Deer Valley, Oregon, the locals ar

  • The White Russian - A Novel of Paris

  • Staying for Good

  • Love in the time of apartheid

  • Clandestine occupations - an imaginary history

  • Dragon spawn

  • The river at night

    "A high stakes drama set against the harsh beauty of the Maine wilderness, charting the journey of four friends as they fight to survive the aftermath of a white water rafting accident, The River at Night is a nonstop and unforgettable thriller by a stunning new voice in fiction. Winifred Allen needs a vacation. Stifled by a soul-crushing job, devastated by the death of her beloved brother, and lonely after the end of a fifteen-year marriage, Wini is feeling vulnerable. So when her three best

  • Miracle on 5th Avenue

    "Hopeless romantic Eva Jordan loves everything about Christmas. She might be spending the holidays alone this year, but when she's given an opportunity to housesit a spectacular penthouse on Fifth Avenue, she leaps at the chance. What better place to celebrate than in snow-kissed Manhattan? What she didn't expect was to find the penthouse still occupied by its gorgeous-and mysterious-owner. Bestselling crime writer Lucas Blade is having the nightmare before Christmas. With a deadline and the ann

  • The Daily Assortment of Astonishing Things and Other Stories - The Caine Prize for African Writing 2016

  • French Twist - A Detective Luc Moncrief Mystery

  • History of a pleasure seeker - a novel

    This opulent, romantic coming-of-age drama set at the height of Europe's belle e´poque, is about a young man - Piet Barol - with an instinctive appreciation for pleasure and a gift for finding it. Piet applies for a job as tutor to the troubled son of Europe's leading hotelier: a child who refuses to leave his family's mansion on Amsterdam's grandest canal. As the young man enters this glittering world, he learns its secrets - and soon finds his life transformed.

  • Culdesac

    "The war with no name rages on, setting the world on fire. Humanity faces extinction at the hands of the Colony, a race of intelligent ants seeking to overthrow the humans and establish a new order. The bobcat Culdesac is among the fiercest warriors fighting for the Colony. Driven by revenge and notorious for his ability to hunt humans in the wild, Culdesac is the perfect leader of the Red Sphinx, an elite unit of feline assassins. With the humans in retreat, the Red Sphinx seizes control of the

  • The Impossible Fortress

  • 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.

  • Rescue me

    When Deputy Sam Brooks and impulsive, bleeding heart Willow are thrown together in Glacier National Park, they must work together to save their lives and those of several frightened teenagers.

  • 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 breakout - a novel

    "James Murphy is a Marine Corps sniper. He's done two tours in Afghanistan. He's considered an American Hero. And James is out for revenge. Alejandro Rocha, a massively powerful drug kingpin who operates out of La Paz, Mexico, is responsible for James's sister, Layla's death, and he intends to make Rocha pay for it. James goes AWOL from his unit and travels to Mexico, ready to enact bloody vengeance, but before he can go through with his plan, he is arrested by the crooked police of La Paz. He's

  • Three years with the rat - a novel

    "Three Years with the Rat is a mind-warping thriller that will make you question reality as you conceive of it. One of the most assured and haunting debuts I've read in recent memory." --Blake Crouch, author of Dark Matter After several years of drifting between school and go-nowhere jobs, a young man is drawn back into the big city of his youth. The magnet is his beloved older sister, Grace: always smart and charismatic even when she was rebelling, and always his hero. Now she is a promising

  • Enigma variations - a novel

    "A passionate portrait of love's contradictory power, in five illuminating stories Andre´ Aciman, who has been called "the most exciting new fiction writer of the twenty-first century" (New York magazine), has written a novel that chronicles the life of Paul, whose loves remain as consuming and covetous throughout his life as they were in adolescence. Whether in southern Italy, where as a boy he has a crush on his parents' cabinetmaker; or on a snowbound campus in New England, where his enduring

  • Accidentally on purpose - a Heartbreaker Bay novel

    Unwilling to commit to Elle Wheaton, a career woman who loves him, but unable to stand her dating anyone else, security expert Archer Hunt, who forfeited his job in law enforcement for Elle, sabotages her dates before realizing that he must prove himself.

  • The second Mrs. Hockaday - a novel

    "The Civil War South comes to vivid life in this electrifying story of a woman's plight and a legacy of deceit that echoes for generations. When Major Gryffth Hockaday is called to the front lines of the Civil War, his new bride is left to care for her husband's three-hundred-acre farm and infant son. Placidia, a mere teenager herself living far from her family and completely unprepared to run a farm or raise a child, must endure the darkest days of the war on her own. By the time Major Hockaday

  • I'm not Sam

  • To the last man - a novel of the First World War

    In the spring of 1918, when America enters World War I, the world waits to see if the tide of war can be turned with the renewed spirit and strength of the untested American Expeditionary Force under General John "BlackJack" Pershing.

  • Go tell it on the mountain

    Follows the difficult passage of the son of an angry storefront preacher and a stoically courageous mother to manhood amid the family's past from Deep South to Depression-era Harlem. Partially autobiographical.

  • The viscount and the vixen

    "Love begets madness. Viscount Locksley watched it happen to his father after his cherished wife's death. But when his sire arranges to marry flame-haired fortune hunter Portia Gadstone. Locke is compelled to take drastic measures to stop the stunning beauty from taking advantage of the marquess. A marriage of mutual pleasure could be convenient, indeed, as long as inconvenient feelings don't interfere. Desperation forced Portia to agree to marry a madman. The arrangement will offer the pr

  • Blood vow

    "#1 New York Times bestselling author J. R. Ward returns with an all-new tale of paranormal passion in the world of the Black Dagger Brotherhood. The Black Dagger Brotherhood continues to train the best of the best to join them in the deadly battle against the Lessening Society. Among the new recruits, Axe proves to be a cunning and vicious fighter--and also a loner isolated because of personal tragedy. When an aristocratic female needs a bodyguard, Axe takes the job, though he's unprepared for

  • Babbitt

    Dissects the character of a middle-class businessman whose search for material wealth and social status leaves him spiritually sterile and doomed to destruction in pre-Depression America.

New Nonfiction Books

New Adult Nonfiction Books

  • Madrid

  • The little book of hygge - the Danish way to live well

    A guide to the Danish philosophy of well-being shares advice and ideas for taking healthy breaks, living in the moment, creating positive atmospheres, building relationships, and finding the richness of life in everyday small comforts.

  • Everyday health and fitness with multiple sclerosis - achieve your peak physical wellness while working with limited mobility

    "Achieve real gains and remove obstacles in your path to fitness with Everyday Health and Fitness with Multiple Sclerosis. David Lyons' program is designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle maintain a healthy lifestyle and includes anecdotes from real people with MS, their limitations and how they followed this plan to reach their fitness goals. The customizable, high-intensity, calorie-burning workout builds lean muscle mass. Find advice and solutions for overcoming mental hurdles, nutri

  • The good, the tough & the deadly - action movies and stars, 1960s-present

    This massive study on action movies and stars from around the world, from the 1960s to the present, is filled with more than a thousand in-depth movie reviews that cover every action star who's crossed over from the world of martial arts, sports, professional wrestling, and stunt work. Exploding with beautiful images, exclusive interviews, and a thorough action star index, this one-of-a-kind movie reference book and comprehensive fan guide features reviews by the author, Zack Carlson (Destroy Al

  • Freeform crochet with confidence - unlock the secrets of freeform crochet with 30 fun projects

  • Prison memoirs of an anarchist

  • The embroidery book - visual resource of color & design - 149 stitches - step-by-step guide

  • A Very Expensive Poison - The Assassination of Alexander Litvinenko and Putin's War With the West

  • QuickBooks Online for dummies

    Explains how to use the small business finance program for mobile business accounting, covering how to organize business finances online, create invoices, record sales receipts, pay bills, track payroll, manage bank accounts, and prepare reports.

  • The Prometheus bomb - the Manhattan Project and government in the dark

  • The man with the poison gun - a Cold War spy story

    "In the fall of 1961, a KGB agent defected to West Germany. The slim 30-year-old man in police custody had papers in the name of an East German, Josef Lehmann, but claimed that his real name was Bogdan Stashinsky, and he was a citizen of the Soviet Union. On the orders of his KGB bosses, he had traveled on numerous occasions to Munich, where he singlehandedly tracked down and killed two enemies of the communist regime. He used a new, specially designed secret weapon--a spray pistol delivering li

  • Great Britain

    DK's insider travel tips and essential local information will help you discover the best of Great Britain, from the famous landmarks in the hearts of the capital cities to the day trips around the countryside. See Big Ben from the London Eye, enjoy a pint on the sidewalk outside a pub, discover the mysterious and magnificent Stonehenge, and explore fairytale castles.

  • Bathroom upgrades

    "Bathroom upgrades, from the editors of Fine Homebuilding, provides all the advice you need to remodel a bathroom of any size or shape, on any budget"--Back cover.

  • Our bodies, our data - how companies make billions selling our medical records

  • High notes - selected writings of Gay Talese

    "High Notes draws from six decades of Talese's work, from his long-form pieces for Esquire to his more autobiographical writings of the eighties and nineties to his twenty-first-century reflections on New York, New Yorkers, and the institution of which he is the longtime chronicler, the New York Times"--

  • The horse care handbook - a complete introduction to the world of horses

    A manual of essential information on every aspect of horse care, designed for both first-time and experienced owners and riders.

  • Mindful geek- secular meditation for smart skeptics

  • Turkish delights - stunning regional recipes from the Bosphorus to the Black Sea

    "From the sumptuous buttery pide of Samsun on the Black Sea to the fiery kebabs of the east, Turkish cuisine is regional, seasonal, and steeped in history. Opulent Ottoman dishes first eaten centuries ago in the sultans' palaces, humble peasant stews, and mouth-watering street food all come together in this collection of over 100 aromatic and alluring recipes. Turkey is home to a varied cuisine that begs to be explored, region by region; from the huge, snow-capped mountains of the East and the v

  • Explore/Create - My Life in Pursuit of New Frontiers, Hidden Worlds, and the Creative Spark

  • Primal fat burner - live longer, slow aging, super-power your brain, and save your life with a high-fat, low-carb paleo diet

    "Author of the popular Primal Body, Primal Mind and widely recognized Paleo expert and nutritionist, Nora Gedgaudas presents a revolutionary, scientific, accessible high-fat diet for maintaining health, losing weight, and reversing some chronic diseases. Popular nutritionist Nora Gedguadas returns with advice that may sound counterintuitive: Eat fat to burn fat. In her new book, Primal Fat Burner, she explains the benefits and science behind a ketogenic (or fat-burning) diet, which switches your

  • Manga makeovers - create amazing drawings of yourself, your friends and everything around you

    "This fun-filled approach to the famous Japanese comic style will help you inject some Manga magic into your everyday life. Through this series of easy-to-follow exercises, sketching challenges, inspirational galleries, and scenarios, you'll soon be drawing people, pets, things--or even yourself--Manga-style!"

  • The Stress Test - How Pressure Can Make You Stronger and Sharper

  • Fresh fruit, broken bodies - migrant farmworkers in the United States

    "Based on five years of research in the field (including berry-picking and traveling with migrants back and forth from Oaxaca up the West Coast), Holmes, an anthropologist and MD in the mold of Paul Farmer and Didier Fassin, uncovers how market forces, anti-immigrant sentiment, and racism undermine health and health care"--Publisher description.

  • Movie comics - page to screen/screen to page

  • Take my wife, please! - Henny Youngman's giant book of jokes

    "It was said of the late Henny Yougnman that he could make the Sphinx crack a smile. For seventy years he tossed out one-liners that sent waves of laughter through audiences all over the country; a Henny Youngman nightclub appearance guaranteed a sold-out engagement. A vaudeville headliner, Youngman also went on to conquer radio and television. In Take My Wife, Please! Youngman's enduring routines are collected in one volume. A rapid-fire comic, he could tell six, seven, sometimes even eight jok

  • F*ck love - one shrink's sensible advice for finding a lasting relationship

  • More songwriters on songwriting

  • The actual one - how I tried, and failed, to remain twenty-something forever

  • Steven Spielberg - a life in films

    A biography of the director details his many films and describes how his unique and evocative gift for storytelling evolved from experiences in his own life, including his parents' divorce and his return to Judaism after his son was born.

  • The house of the dead - Siberian exile under the tsars

  • The Godfather notebook

    "The most important unpublished work on one of the greatest films of all time, The Godfather, written before filming, by the man who wrote and directed it--Francis Ford Coppola, then only thirty-two years old--reveals the intense creative process that went into creating this seminal film. With meticulous notes and impressions of Mario Puzo's novel, the Notebook was referred to by Coppola daily on set while he directed the movie. The Godfather Notebook pulls back the curtain on the legendary film

  • Android tablets for dummies

    "Lucky you! You are the proud new owner of an Android tablet! Part computer, part smartphone, and all amazing, this remarkably portable gizmo lets you surf the web, handle email, take photos, listen to music, video chat, play games, share documents-- the list goes on and on. That's a lot of tings t do, and you want to know how to do them right away without any confusion or frustration. From unpacking your tablet and chargin the battery to creating a slideshow, finding a resturant, or using your

  • The Great War and the Middle East - a strategic study

  • Enhanced interrogation - inside the minds and motives of the Islamic terrorists trying to destroy America

    "The creator of the CIA's controversial Enhanced Interrogation Program provides a dramatic firsthand account of the design, implementation, flaws and aftermath of the program, including personally interrogating 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and learning from America's enemies what we need to know to win the continuing struggle against global jihad"--

  • Heal your pain now - the revolutionary program to reset your brain and body for a pain-free life

    "Are you in pain and overweight? Do you struggle with climbing stairs, lifting groceries, or squatting down to play with your kids? In Heal Your Pain Now, Dr. Joe Tatta uncovers the connection between weight gain and pain. If you are chronicallyin pain, overweight,stressed out and depressed, Dr. Tatta's program is the solution; it will support you to lose weight and alleviate pain so you can lead an active and fulfilling life. Addressing the link between pain and weight gain, Dr. Tatta

  • Mallorca, Menorca & Ibiza

    "DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Mallorca, Menorca & Ibiza will lead you straight to the best attractions the Balearic Islands have to offer. Explore Palma, the bustling capital city of Mallorca, enjoy the pristine beaches of Menorca, and experience the extraordinary nightlife scene of Ibiza." --

  • War Diaries 1939-1945

  • Language at the speed of sight - how we read, why so many can't, and what can be done about it

    A psychology professor specializing in the cognitive and neurological bases of language and reading discusses why children and adults have been incorrectly taught how to read and offers suggestions on how to vastly improve this vital life skill.

  • Beauty and misogyny- harmful cultural practices in the west

  • Michelin Great Britain & Ireland 2017.

  • The book of destinies - discover the life you were born to live

  • New York City

  • Amazing stories of the space age - true tales of Nazis in orbit, soldiers on the moon, orphaned martian robots, and other fascinating accounts from the annals of spaceflight

  • The complete book of essential oils and aromatherapy - over 800 natural, nontoxic, and fragrant recipes to create health, beauty, and safe home and work environments

    "A necessary resource for anyone interested in alternative approaches to healing and lifestyle, this book contains more than 800 easy-to-follow recipes for essential oil treatments. Now, completely updated, the best book on the topic available anywhere has just gotten better. No one has provided more thorough and accurate guidance to the home practitioner or professional than Valerie Ann Worwood. In her clear and positive voice, Worwood offers readers tools to address a huge variety of health is

  • WWE 50 - celebrating 50 years of sports entertainment

  • Kadian Journal - A Father's Memoir

  • The survival handbook - essential skills for outdoor adventure

    from back cover.

  • Vaster than sky, greater than space - what you are before you became

  • I hate everyone, except you

  • 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"--

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

New Graphic Novels

  • Bloom County complete library. Volume 1

    Breathed's "Bloom County" was one of the most popular and critically acclaimed newspaper strips during its run from 1980 to 1989. This volume collects for the first time the entire run of the immensely popular "Bloom County" strip.

  • Star Wars. Poe Dameron - Vol. 1, Black Squadron

    "Handpicked for the Resistance by General Leia Organa to lead a squadron on a top-secret and vital mission, former Republic flyer turned Resistance fighter Poe Dameron sets off to investigate sites of historical importance to the Force--revealing backstory before the events of Star Wars: The Force Awakens!"--Page 4 of cover

  • Yona of the dawn. 3

    On her 16th birthday, tragedy strikes Princess Yona's family. With Hak, she sets out to find a priest who can see the future.

  • Green Arrow. Volume 8, The night birds

    "It's a scary-good new direction for the Emerald Archer in this, the first volume from acclaimed horror novelist Benjamin Percy (Red Moon, The Dead Lands) and artist Patrick Zircher (Iron Man, Nightwing, Thor)! Oliver Queen is back in Seattle and he's not only got to keep the city safe, he's also got to look out for his half-sister Emiko, who's now under his guardianship. But balancing the life of a superhero and a family man is hard when horrifying threats like the mysterious Night Birds are sn

  • Kingdom hearts II. 3

    "When Roxas disappeared, Sora awakened from his deep slumber along with his allies, Donald and Goofy. Now the trio continues its mission to save the worlds fromt he forces of darkness and to find King Mickey and Sora's best friend Riku. But this time a new menage to the peace of Kingdom Hearts bears down on Dora and his friends--the Nobodies and Organization XIII!"

  • Old man Logan. Vol. 1, Berzerker

    "Fifty years from now, Logan - the man who no longer calls himself Wolverine - will have endured many atrocities: The Marvel Universe's villains will have banded together and rid the world of its heroes. Logan's closest friend, Hawkeye, will have been murdered in cold blood right before his eyes. And driven mad by the same radiation that gave him his superhuman strength, Bruce Banner will have fathered a family of hillbilly Hulks...that eventually went on to slaughter Logan's wife and two childr

  • The amazing Spider-Man. Worldwide, Vol. 3

    "The Amazing Spider-Man, Iron Man, Spider-Man and the rest of the All-New All-Different Avengers come together for this huge story! The most dangerous foe from SECRET WARS, REGENT makes his true intentions known - and it will take the greatest heroes of the Marvel Universe to stop him."

  • Mujeres alteradas. 2

  • Assassination classroom. 13, Time for a little career counseling

    Ever caught yourself screaming, "I could just kill that teacher"? What would it take to justify such antisocial behavior and weeks of detention? Especially if he's the best teacher you've ever had? Giving you an "F" on a quiz? Mispronouncing your name during roll call...again? How about blowing up the moon and threatening to do the same to Mother Earth--unless you take him out first?! Plus a reward of a cool 100 million from the Ministry of Defense! The Grim Reaper sets up a lethal trap that bur

  • The unbeatable Squirrel Girl. Vol. 4, I kissed a squirrel and I liked it

    Among the stories in this collection, the there's a chance to be the Unbeatable Squirrel Girl in a choose-your-path encounter with Swarm.

  • Scalped. 7, Rez blues

  • The Bloom County library. Volume three, 1983

  • The Eastern Front

    Describes the eastern front battles of World War II in graphic novel format, including stories of the Battle of Stalingrad and the Red Army's advance into Romania.

  • Devil's line. 4

  • The legend of Zelda. Ocarina of time

    "Young Link embarks on a perilous quest to find three spiritual stones that hold the key to the Triforce, the wielder of which will rule the world! Link's plan is to deliver the stones to the Princess of the mystical land of Hyrule, Zelda. But obstacles abound and his long journey has only just begun!"--Back cover.

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer - tales

    Explores the history of slayers and vampires from the Primitive to Fray, from dungeon-dwelling vampires to modern clubgoers.

  • Manga makeovers - create amazing drawings of yourself, your friends and everything around you

    "This fun-filled approach to the famous Japanese comic style will help you inject some Manga magic into your everyday life. Through this series of easy-to-follow exercises, sketching challenges, inspirational galleries, and scenarios, you'll soon be drawing people, pets, things--or even yourself--Manga-style!"

  • Bloody Mary. Volume 5

    A blood-pounding tale of an unorthodox alliance between a vampire and an exorcist. "Bloody" Mary, a vampire with a death wish, has spent the past 400 years chasing down a modern-day exorcist named Maria who is thought to have inherited "The Blood of Maria" and is the only one who can kill Mary. To Mary's dismay, Maria doesn't know how to kill vampires. Desperate to die, Mary agrees to become Maria's bodyguard until Maria can find a way to kill him. Maria and Mary go to England to meet the mentor

  • Black clover. Volume 4, The crimson lion king

    When the Clover Kingdom capital is attacked by mysterious terrorists, Asta and other Magic Knights join the fight.

  • Kingdom hearts II. 1

  • The Bloom County digital library. Volume six, 1986

    Specially formatted digital edition! Collecting every strip from January 1, 1986, through December 31, 1986, in chronological order, with a new cover insert by Breathed. Berkeley Breathed's Bloom County burst onto the American comic scene in December 1980 and it soon became one of the most popular comic strips of all time. The endearing and quirky denizens of the strip included Milo Bloom, Steve Dallas, Michael Binkley, Cutter John, Bill the Cat, and Opus the Penguin. Bloom County was a strip th

  • Movie comics - page to screen/screen to page

  • Deadpool. Dracula's gauntlet

    "Dracula has chosen a bride. She's a succubus queen of the undead, and their union will end eons of conflict in the monster world. Only one problem: He's hired Deadpool to find her! The stakes are high, middling and painfully low as wascally Wade goes all Indiana Jones in a bid to dig up Drac's long-buried intended - battling teleporting assassins, Greek legends and even the vampire hunter Blade! And when Deadpool finally meets the bride-to-be, even he gets cold feet about this unholy matrimony,

  • The Marvel vault - a visual history

    Ten years after its initial successful publication, The Marvel Vault is due for an update. New text and images chronicle how Marvel has channelled its singular storytelling into a blockbuster movie studio, even as it has stayed true to its hallowed roots in the comics world.

  • Low. Volume 3, Shore of the dying light

    "Stel Caine rises from the depths to the sun-blasted surface of the Earth, the first human in millennia to do so. She's closer than ever to discovering the deep-space probe, which holds within it the potential to save all mankind. But eons of radiation have given birth to strange new life, and humans are no longer the dominant species here. Meanwhile, deep below the waves, Stel's daughters start their own journeys topside. Will this family reunion secure the key to humanity's salvation-- or snuf

  • So cute it hurts!! Volume 10

    The Kobayashi twins, Mego and Mitsuru, were named after historical figures, but only Mego has grown up with a taste for history. So when Mitsuru is in danger of losing his weekends to extra history classes, he convinces his sister to swap clothes with him and ace his tests! After all, how hard can it be for them to play each other? But cross-dressing is the least of their worries! Mitsuru is now on the hit list of a popular school bully, and no one but Megumu's weird friends and the girl of his

  • Hip hop family tree. 4, 1984-1985

    Ed Piskor's acclaimed graphic novel series continues! Hip Hop Family Tree Book 4 charts the rise of Dr. Dre and Def Jam records, and introduces new branches on the 'tree': Will Smith, Salt-N-Pepa, Rakim and Biz Markie. This volume is also jam-packed with films Hollywood released in an attempt to cash in on the phenomenon, like Breakin', Breakin' 2 Electric Boogaloo, Beat Street, Krush Groove and more.

  • Dragons. Defenders of Berk. 1, The endless night

    A witch threatens Berk with destruction.

  • Food wars! Shokugeki no soma. Volume 15, The moon festival

  • Jojo's bizarre adventure. Part 3, Stardust crusaders, 01

    A multigenerational tale of the heroic Joestar family and their never-ending battle against evil! The beginning of the Stardust Crusaders Arc! A fiendish villain once thought to be dead has resurfaced and become even more powerful! To fight this evil, the aging Joseph Joestar enlists the help of his hot-blooded grandson, Jotaro Kujo. Together they embark on a perilous adventure that will take them around the world!

  • Green Arrow. Volume 9, Outbreak

    "A horrific viral outbreak threatens Seattle and beyond, and Oliver Queen finds himself infected, isolated, and incurable. With a shred of hope, Green Arrow embarks on a quest for the one person in the world that may be able to save him. But he's not the only one looking for a cure: Deathstroke has joined the race for a cure, and there's nothing deadlier than the world's greatest assassin. With his blade and the virus's pull, our favorite archer may have just met his end. Collects GREEN ARROW #4

  • Bad machinery. Vol. 6, The case of the unwelcome visitor

    "School is out for summer, and for the Tackleford mystery team, that means lazy days, balmy evenings, and... creeping existential dread that threatens the whole city. With half the team gallivanting off to exotic locales (like Aunty Kath's in Margate), can Linton, Jack, and Lottie solve this season's most dire case?"

  • Walt Disney's Donald Duck - the daily newspaper comics. Volume two, 1940-1942

  • Lost trail - nine days alone in the wilderness

    A twelve-year-old describes his nine-day struggles to survive after being separated from his companions in the mountains of Maine in 1939.

  • Lobster Johnson. Volume 4, Get the lobster

    A Manhattan sporting event goes terribly wrong as the ref is killed in front of a live audience by two crazed - and seemingly bulletproof - wrestlers. Who is behind this new reign of terror?

  • Batman/Detective Comics. Volume 9, Gordon at war

    "As the new Dark Knight former police commissioner must do what his predecessor did best: taking out crime in Gotham City. But lurking in the shadows at home is a case from Jim's past that may decide the future of Batman. James Gordon must grapple with the new freedom he has as a superhero and his belief in the system he helped build. Will this new threat take out the new Batman? Or will he do it to himself?"--

  • Paper girls. 2

    "After surviving the strangest night of their lives in the Cleveland suburb of Stony Stream, intrepid young newspaper deliverers Erin, Mac, and Tiffany find themselves launched from 1988 to a distant and terrifying future... the year 2016. What would you do if you were confronted by your 12-year-old self? 40-year-old newspaper reporter Erin Tieng is about to find out in this action-packed story about identity, mortality, and growing older in the 21st century"--Back cover.

  • Walt Disney's Donald Duck - the daily newspaper comics. Volume three, 1943-1945

    From the Disney Vaults! The early Donald Duck daily strips are collected for the first time ever! This third volume includes 750 sequential daily comic strips from 1943 to 1945 drawn by Al Taliaferro and reproduced from pristine original material in the Disney Vaults! Includes an introduction "A Duck in the mid-forties" by Alberto Becattini.

  • Haikyu!! Volume 6, Setter battle!

    Ever since he saw the legendary player known as 'the Little Giant' compete at the national volleyball finals, Shoyo Hinata has been aiming to be the best volleyball player ever! Who says you need to be tall to play volleyball when you can jump higher than anyone else? After having overcome the Iron Wall of Date Tech, it's finally time for Karasuno to have their rematch with Aoba Johsai! Kageyama and Karasuno claimed victory in the practice match, but how will they fare in a real game? Tensions

  • Old Man Logan. Vol. 2, Bordertown

    When Old Man Logan comes to the desolate town of Killhorn Falls, Canada, people take notice.

  • Green Arrow. Volume 7, Kingdom

    "Welcome new series writers straight from the hit TV show Arrow! Ollie is trying to put his life together after the grueling events of "Broken," and finds himself back in Seattle on a mission from a mystery woman. But Green Arrow can hardly catch his breath, as he finds new allies and a new mission. What will Oliver do when must face off against the deadly assassin known as Merlyn? Collects GREEN ARROW #35-40"--

  • The Bloom County digital library. Volume two, 1982

    Specially formatted digital edition! Collecting every strip from January 1, 1982, through December 31, 1982, in chronological order. Berkeley Breathed's Bloom County burst onto the American comic scene in December 1980 and it soon became one of the most popular comic strips of all time. The endearing and quirky denizens of the strip included Milo Bloom, Steve Dallas, Michael Binkley, Cutter John, Bill the Cat, and Opus the Penguin. Bloom County was a strip that dealt with many issues relevant to

New Large Print Books & Foreign Language Materials

New Large Print Books

  • Grace sees red

    "When one of the elderly residents at an upscale assisted-living facility is found dead under suspicious circumstances and Grace's assistant Frances, seen arguing with the man earlier that day, becomes a person of interest, it's up to Grace to clear her assistant's name and find the real killer"--

  • I am Brian wilson - a memoir

  • Odessa sea

    A desperate attempt in 1917 to preserve the wealth and power of the Romanov Empire. A Cold War bomber lost with a deadly cargo. Mysterious deaths on the Black Sea linked to modern day smugglers of nuclear materials. At the center of it all is Dirk Pitt and his team from NUMA. As the danger escalates, there's only one man who can avert catastrophe. From London to Washington, from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean, the action never stops, as Pitt races to prevent the next global war.

  • Daisy in chains

    He loves her. He loves her not. He's a serial killer. A murderer of young women, all killed in brutal attacks. But despite his conviction, he's always stuck to his story - he's innocent and he's been wrongly imprisoned. And now he wants someone to investigate, and more importantly, to write his story. At first Maggie, a barrister and true-crime writer, is reluctant to even acknowledge his requests, ignoring his letters. But this is a very charismatic and persuasive man, good-looking and intellig

  • Becoming wise - an inquiry into the mystery and art of living

    Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and National Humanities Medalist Krista Tippett has interviewed the most extraordinary voices examining the great questions of meaning for our time. The heart of her work on her national public radio program and podcast, On Being, has been to shine a light on people whose insights kindle in us a sense of wonder and courage. Scientists in a variety of fields; theologians from an array of faiths; poets, activists, and many others have all opened themselves up to T

  • Widowmaker Jones

  • Without warning

    Taut Writing and Breakneck Pacing That Will Keep Readers Up All Night Katie Singleton, a partner with the Elite Guardians Protection Agency, stumbles upon her next assignment quite by accident. Spotting blue lights at a familiar restaurant, she stops to investigate, only to discover that owner Daniel Matthews has become the target of someone who will go to any lengths to put him out of business. Daniel might be concerned, but he's not convinced that a bodyguard--and a female one at that--is nece

  • The Amish midwife's courtship

  • Perfume River

    Robert and Darla Quinlan are tenured at Florida State University. Their marriage, forged in the fervor of anti-Vietnam War protests now bears the fractures of time, and the couple is trapped in an existence of morning coffee and solitary jogging and separate offices. The divisions in Robert's own family are more apparent: he has almost no relationship with his brother Jimmy, who became estranged from the family as the Vietnam War intensified. Their father, a veteran of WWII, is coming to the end

  • The cowboy's ready-made family

    Susanne Collins has her hands full raising her four orphaned nieces and nephews and managing the family farm. So when her cowboy neighbor proposes he plant her crops in exchange for keeping his wild horses in her corrals, Susanne hesitantly takes the deal. Soon her reluctance to accept help ebbs, and she wonders if Tanner Harding will he prove to be the strong, solid man she's been hoping for&#x;

  • Killer cocktail

  • The invisible library

    "Collecting books can be a dangerous prospect in this fun, time-traveling, fantasy adventure from a spectacular debut author. One thing any Librarian will tell you: the truth is much stranger than fiction... Irene is a professional spy for the mysterious Library, a shadowy organization that collects important works of fiction from all of the different realities. Most recently, she and her enigmatic assistant Kai have been sent to an alternative London. Their mission: Retrieve a particularly dang

  • Right Behind You

  • Deck the hallways - a fixer-upper mystery

    Someone's been slayed! If contractor Shannon Hammer can't nail the real culprit in the St. Nick of time, her dad will wind up in the clink... Even at Christmastime, Shannon is more spackle than sparkle, which is why she leaps at the chance to transform a grand old Victorian mansion into ten charming apartments for homeless families. Filled with the spirit of the season, all of Lighthouse Cove turns out to help--including her best friends, a troupe of far-from-angelic Santa Claus impersonators, a

  • Murder at the Loch

  • Bounty of vengeance - Ty's story

  • The wedding shop

    Cora Scott runs the popular Wedding Shop in 1930s Heart's Bend, Tenn., attracting brides-to-be from all over the South. She waits anxiously for her lover, riverboat captain Rufus St. Claire, to return and fulfill his promise to marry her, but as the months slip away with no sign of him, a local farmer patiently proves his dedication and worth. In the present day, former Air Force Capitan Haley Morgan returns home to Heart's Bend from her California base, after a childhood friend's sudden death f

  • The trouble with mistletoe - a Heartbreaker Bay novel

    Willa Davis is wrangling puppies when Keane Winters stalks into her pet shop with frustration in his chocolate-brown eyes and a pink bedazzled cat carrier in his hand. He needs a kitty sitter, stat. But the last thing Willa needs is to rescue a guy who doesn|t even remember her. Saddled with his great-aunt|s Feline from Hell, Keane is desperate to leave her in someone else|s capable hands. But in spite of the fact that he|s sure he|s never seen the drop-dead-gorgeous pet shop owner before, s

  • Outfoxed

    Defense lawyer Andy Carpenter spends as much time as he can working on his true passion, the Tara Foundation, the dog rescue organization he runs. Lately, Andy has been especially involved in a county prison program where inmates help train dogs the Tara Foundation has rescued to make them more adoptable, benefiting both the dogs and the prisoners. One of the prisoners Andy has been working with is Brian Atkins, who has 18 months left on a 5-year term for fraud. Brian has been helpingto train Bo

  • Badlands

  • A most novel revenge

    "Amory and Milo Ames are drawn into the investigation of a years-old murder by a salacious novelist in the English countryside in the latest installment in this "smart and sophisticated" (Library Reads) series from a bright new voice in traditional mysteries. With two murder investigations behind them and their marriage at last on steady ground, Amory and Milo plan to quietly winter in Italy. The couple find their plans derailed when Amory receives an urgent summons from her cousin Laurel to the

  • Something buried, something blue - a Lily Dale mystery

    "Staying in Lily Dale as winter caretakers of the Valley View Guesthouse, widowed mom Bella Jordan and son Max are looking forward to the peaceful off-season until medium Odelia Lauder recruits Bella to host a destination wedding. As the wedding day looms amidst an October blizzard, Odelia starts having premonitions that the bride might die"--

  • The last days of night

    "In this historical thriller about the nature of genius, the cost of ambition, and the battle to electrify America, a young lawyer fresh out of Columbia Law School takes a case that seems impossible to win. His client, George Westinghouse, has been sued by Thomas Edison over who invented the light bulb"--

  • The witnesses

    In the wrong hands, a spiritual gift can be more dangerous than a deadly weapon. Parker House is a young lawyer working for a small, struggling firm in New Bern, North Carolina. His uncanny ability to anticipate an opponent's next move is earning him a reputation as a formidable adversary in the courtroom. With this inherited supernatural gift, Parker enjoys remarkable success, even besting one of the most powerful attorneys in the state, who then asks the young lawyer to join forces with him. B

  • Killer takeout - a Key West food critic mystery

    "Every year, Key West's weeklong Mardi Gras--style festival has tourists and locals alike lining up for costumed revelry and delicious eats. Key Zest magazine has assigned Hayley to write a piece on the fest's grab-and-go food, so she's planning on hitting up the mobile eateries while checking out the party preparations. Hayley's office mate, Danielle, recently elected Queen of Fantasy Fest, is also buzzing between festivities and fundraisers. But when a former royal rival gets taken out, Hayley

  • Clouds of witness

    Lord Peter Wimsey is called back from a much needed vacation when his brother is accused of killing his sister's fiancee at the family's country lodge.

  • Ring of Fire

  • The trail west

    In 1848, Dooley Monahan, son of struggling Iowa pioneers, went off to pick up a new milk cow. Young Dooley never came home. Now, nearly three decades later, Dooley Monahan has become an accidental legend, managing to plant a bullet in the chest of a dangerous outlaw. All Dooley really wants is to claim his reward at a bank in Phoenix and make his way north to a gold strike he read about in a newspaper. But fate has other plans. It starts with a family slaughtered by Apaches, a dog smarter than m

  • The dollhouse

    Davis's impeccably structured debut is equal parts mystery, tribute to midcentury New York City, and classic love story. It showcases the intersection of two women's lives at the famed Barbizon Hotel, whose notable residents included Joan Didion, Grace Kelly, and Sylvia Plath. In the present day, journalist Rose is kicked out of her upscale condo at the former hotel for women after her lover reunites with his wife. While doing research for an article on the grisly 1953 death of Barbizon maid Esm

  • Bloodshed of the mountain man

    Smoke Jensen has journeyed up to the Colorado Rockies to sell a prized bull to a local rancher. Instead, the rancher and his wife have been mercilessly slaughtered by outlaws only moments before Smoke's arrival.

  • Shadowed

  • Friday on my mind - a Frieda Klein mystery

    "In Nicci's French's thrilling fifth book, London psychotherapist Frieda Klein herself becomes the prime suspect in a murder. A bloated corpse turns up in the Thames, throat slashed, and the only clue is a hospital wristband reading Dr. F. Klein. Frieda is taken to see the body and realizes with horror that it is Sandy, her ex-boyfriend. She's certain that the killer is Dean Reeve--the man who has never stopped haunting her. But the police think he has been dead for years, and Frieda is their nu

  • Swimming in the sink - an episode of the heart

    A memoir from the open-water swimmer in which "we see Cox finding her way, writing about her transformative journey back toward health, and slowly moving toward the one aspect of her life that meant everything to her--freedom, mastery, transcendence--back to open waters, and the surprise that she never saw coming: falling in love"--Dust jacket flap.

  • The other Einstein

    "The Other Einstein offers us a window into a brilliant, fascinating woman whose light was lost in Einstein's enormous shadow. It is the story of Einstein's wife, a brilliant physicist in her own right, whose contribution to the special theory of relativity is hotly debated and may have been inspired by her own profound and very personal insight. Mitza Maric has always been a little different from other girls. Most twenty-year-olds are wives by now, not studying physics at an elite Zurich univer

  • The season of us

  • The conversation - a revolutionary plan for end-of-life care

    "There is an unspoken dark side of American medicine: keeping patients alive at all costs. Two thirds of Americans die in healthcare institutions tethered to machines and tubes, even though research indicates that most prefer to die at home in comfort, surrounded by loved ones. The question 'How do you want to live?' must be posed to the seriously ill because they deserve to choose. If doctors explain options--including the choice to forego countless medical interventions that are often of littl

  • Sister Eve and the Blue Nun

    Sister Eve, a motorcycle-riding nun with a natural gift for solving murders returns to the enclave she once called home and quickly finds herself confronting yet another mysterious death. Someone has poisoned Dr. Kelly Middlesworth a researcher on the life and ministry of 17th-century s revered Blue Nun and a set of irreplaceable historic documents have disappeared before they could even be examined. When all evidence seems to point to the victim s brother, Sister Eve sets out to expose the kill

  • The house on Windridge

    When her mother dies in childbirth, Jessica's father sends his infant daughter from his ranch in Kansas back to New York to be raised by an older aunt. But Aunt Helen only cares for social standing and proprieties. She tells Jessica nothing of her father's offers to take her back and instead pushes Jessica into an arranged marriage with a man who turns out to be abusive and unfaithful. When her aunt and husband die, Jessica is alone in the world except for her infant son. She learns of her fathe

  • Burning heat

    As darkness blankets the holy city of Charleston, South Carolina, Brack Pelton, an Afghanistan War veteran, steps out of a rundown bar after a long night. Before he gets to his truck, he finds himself in the middle of a domestic dispute between a man and a woman on the sidewalk. When a little girl joins the couple and gets hit by the man, Brack intervenes and takes him down. But the abuser isn't finished. He pulls a gun and shoots the woman. Brack saves the little girl, but his world has just be

  • Lilac girls

    Manhattan, 1939. New York socialite Caroline Ferriday's biggest problem is resisting the advances of a married actor. Across the Atlantic Kasia Kuzmerick, a Polish Catholic teenager, is affected when Germany declares war on Poland. As tensions rise Caroline's interest in aiding the war effort in France grows; she hears about the dire situation at the Ravensbru¨ck all-female concentration camp. Kasia's carefree youth is replaced by a fervor for the Polish resistance movement. Through Ravensbru¨ck

  • The fate of the Tearling - a novel

    "The finale to the ...Tearling trilogy, in which Kelsea is imprisoned by the Red Queen and her guard must find a way to set her free"--

  • Crossing the horizon

    In 1927, three women, including the daughter of an earl, a former cigar girl-turned-society darling, and a beauty pageant contestant, all vie to be the first woman to fly across the Atlantic.

  • Turbo twenty-three - a Stephanie Plum novel

    Larry Virgil skipped out on his latest court date after he was arrested for hijacking an eighteen-wheeler full of premium bourbon. Fortunately for bounty hunter Stephanie Plum, Larry is just stupid enough to attempt the exact same crime again. Only this time he flees the scene, leaving behind a freezer truck loaded with Bogart ice cream and a dead body frozen solid and covered in chocolate and chopped pecans. As fate would have it, Stephanie's occasional employer, Ranger, needs her to go underco

  • One under - a Bill Slider mystery

    A middle-aged man jumps under a tube train at Shepherd's Bush station, and a teenage girl is killed in a hit-and-run, in a country lane puzzlingly far from her home on the White City Estate: two unrelated incidents which occupy DCI Bill Slider and his team during a slack period. At least it's a change of speed after the grind of domestics, burglaries and Community Liaison. But links to a cold case--another dead teenager, pulled out of the River Thames--create doubts as to whether they are indeed

  • The matchmakers of Minnow Bay

    "A young painter, Lily has reached a crossroads in her life. Her career hasn't taken off, her best friend may no longer be the trusted friend she thought, her boyfriend is a disappointment, and now she can't keep up with the rising cost of living in the city. With no one to turn to, Lily is forced to move from her beloved apartment, but while packing she comes across a piece of mail that had slipped to the back of her junk drawer: a letter detailing further action needed to finalize the annulmen

  • Sweet little lies - a Heartbreaker Bay novel

    As captain of a San Francisco Bay tour boat, Pru can handle rough seas -- the hard part is life on dry land. Pru loves her new apartment and her neighbors; problem is, she's in danger of stumbling into love with Mr. Right for Anybody But Her. Pub owner Finn O'Riley is six-foot-plus of hard-working hottie who always makes time for his friends. When Pru becomes one of them, she discovers how amazing it feels to be on the receiving end of that deep green gaze. But when a freak accident involving da

  • Egg drop dead

    "In Laura Childs's New York Times bestselling mystery series, Suzanne, Petra, and Toni--co-owners of the Cackleberry Club Cafe´--are back to track down another bad egg... Maintaining good personal relationships with their suppliers is one of the secrets of the Cackleberry Club Cafe´ success, so Suzanne doesn't mind going out to Mike Mullen's dairy farm to pick up some wheels of cheese. She's looking forward to a nice visit with the mild-mannered farmer before heading back to their hectic kitchen

  • Danger close - my epic journey as a combat helicopter pilot in Iraq an Afghanistan

    The inspiring and riveting first-ever memoir of active combat by a female helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan. Amber Smith flew into enemy fire in some of the most dangerous combat zones in the world. One of only a few women to fly the Kiowa Warrior helicopter -- whose mission, armed reconnaissance, required its pilots to stay low and fly fast, perilously close to the fight -- Smith deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan as a member of the elite 2-17 Cavalry Regiment, part of the legendary 101st

  • I'll take you there - a novel

    Film scholar Felix Funicello from Wishin' and Hopin' is confronted by the ghost of a Hollywood silent film director who invites him to revisit scenes from his past and gain insights into the lives of three women who indelibly shaped his life.

  • The spy - a novel

    When Mata Hari arrived in Paris she was penniless. Within months she was the most celebrated woman in the city. As a dancer, she shocked and delighted audiences; as a courtesan, she bewitched the era|s richest and most powerful men. But as paranoia consumed a country at war, Mata Hari|s lifestyle brought her under suspicion. In 1917, she was arrested in her hotel room on the Champs-E´lyse´es, and accused of espionage. Told in Mata Hari|s voice through her final letter, The Spy is the story of a

New Children's Materials

New Children's Picture Books

  • I'll wait, Mr. Panda

    Mr. Panda is making something, and all of his animal friends are interested--but only Penguin is willing to wait to see what it is.

  • Dear dragon

    As a school project, George and Blaise become pen pals, writing rhyming letters about their favorite things to do, unaware that one is human and the other a dragon.

  • Goodnight everyone

    The animals in the forest are ready to snuggle up with their families for the night, but Little Bear thinks he can stay awake a while longer.

  • Pig the pug

    Pig is a selfish pug who does not want to share his toys with his canine housemate, Trevor--until an accident teaches him the value of friendship.

  • The wish tree

    In winter Charles and his trusty toboggan set out to find the wish tree, and along the way he helps to make the wishes of his friends Squirrel, Fox, and Beaver come true.

  • All my treasures - a book of joy

    "When a girl receives a beautiful porcelain box from her grandmother, she immediately wants something special to put inside it. What does she love best? She loves jumping in puddles on rainy days, blowing bubbles in the park, and watching her little sister's first steps. Life's most precious treasures cannot be contained in a box! Features a sparkly die-cut star on the cover, and flaps throughout reveal hidden surprises"--

  • Rhino rumpus

    Three little rhinos cause a ruckus as their mom tries to get them ready for bed.

  • Seasons of the bear - a Yosemite story

    Bear's babies are growing fast! One cub jabs the other with his nose. Wham! Whack! They pounce on each other and roll on the ground. They try to jump on Bear. She grumbles gently. Grrrr"--Page [4] of cover.

  • Friend or foe?

    A lonely mouse lived in a small house beside a great palace. In the great palace lived a cat.

  • Before You

  • My family is forever

    A young girl recounts how she came to be part of an adoptive family.

  • Cat knit

    Cat struggles to adjust and find a way to overcome his disappointment when his best friend, Yarn, is transformed into an itchy, stuffy sweater that Cat initially despises.

  • Lost and Found - Adèle & Simon in China

    "When Adele and Simon take a tour of China in 1905, Simon misplaces his belongings, one by one ... but they all show up later, revealing their hiding places in Adele's souvenir photographs of the trip"--

  • The Princess in the forest

    The daily routine of a princess sharing her life with all the creatures of the forest.

  • Peace is an offering

    Illustrations and simple, rhyming text show different ways that peace can be found, made, and shared.

  • Nara and the island

    A lonely girl who lives on a very small island longs to go the other island that seems more green and interesting than her home.

  • How do you say? = ¿Como se dice?

    "The story of two giraffes - one English-speaking and one Spanish-speaking - that overcome the language barrier to forge a friendship"--

  • Mervin the sloth is about to do the best thing in the world

    Mervin the Sloth is about to do the best thing in the world. Can you guess what it is? "Flying!" says the bird. "Gazelling!" says the gazelle. "Digging!" says the prairie dog. Hurry up, Mervin! But Mervin moves so slowly. Are you patient enough to wait? No? Turn the page!

  • Stanley's Store

  • The grizzly bear who lost his grrrrr!

    Each year, for as long as the forest has stood, a contest is held for the bears of the wood... Fred is the champion. He's the best. But being the best takes time and training, especially when it comes to having the loudest growl. Then, one morning, disaster strikes -- Fred's GRRRRR is gone! Oh, no! Will Fred find his GRRRRR and realize that there's more to life than being a winner?

  • Bedtime for Yeti

    "Yeti loves playing with his stuffed toy, but when it goes missing he has to find the courage to brave bedtime alone"--

  • Because of Thursday

    "Annie Fetlock--born on Thursday, met the love of her life on Thursday, and when a special cat comes into her life on Thursday, she knows he has found the right home"--

  • Mac & Cheese

    "Best friends Mac and Cheese prove that it is important to always be yourself"--

  • Newspaper hats

    A little girl, Georgie, visits her grandfather in the nursing home where he is suffering from memory loss, and manages to reconnect with him when they make newspaper hats for everyone.

  • Adrift - An Odd Couple of Polar Bears

  • Spring Hare

  • Big bear, small mouse

    "A big bear and a small mouse discover all of the opposites between their animal friends"--

  • The cat from Hunger Mountain

    Lord Cat lives a lavish lifestyle until drought strikes Hunger Mountain, but when he goes to seek sustenance, he finds much more than food.

  • River Rose and the magical lullaby

    Unable to fall asleep, River Rose's mother sings her a lullaby that spins a magical dream of a special day at the zoo with animal friends.

  • Good night! Good night!

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

  • Poles apart

    "Everybody knows that penguins live at the South Pole and polar bears live at the North Pole. But what would happen if, one day, an adventurous family of penguins took a wrong turn and ended up at the North Pole?"--Back cover.

  • The cow said meow

    On a drizzly day, a cow hears a cat meowing to be let into the house, and gets an idea that spirals out of control.

  • If I could drive, Mama

    "A boy turns a cardboard box into a car and imagines what it would be like to take his mama for a drive all around town"--

  • Bonesville

    A mysterious beast is terrorizing the resident skeletons of Bonesville by stealing a different bone from each townsperson, so Detective Sherlock Bones traps the monster to learn the truth about this bone thief.

  • Alphonse, that is not ok to do!

    Monster Natalie gets angry with her little brother Alphonse when he starts eating her favorite book, but she doesn't stay mad for long.

  • Take heart, my child - a mother's dream

    An unnamed mother shares life lessons with her newborn child, encouraging them to follow their hopes and dreams and to not lose heart during challenging times.

  • The lines on Nana's face

    "It's granny's birthday, but her little granddaughter wonders why, because of the lines on her face, she looks so worried! But they are simply wrinkles, and grandma is very fond of her lines because they are where she keeps her memories."--Provided by publisher.

  • Brave as can be - a book of courage

    "An older sister explains to her younger sister all the things she used to be afraid of, along with some tricks to help, whether it's a special blanket for bedtime or singing during a storm"--

  • Fox and the jumping contest

    "Fox really, really wants to win the jumping contest. He knows just where he'll put that first-place trophy. The only problem? Fox is not a very good jumper. But he is a very good schemer. . . .The irrepressible fox (sort of) wins and (sort of) gets his comeuppance in this hilarious modern-day trickster tale" Cover-flap.

  • Plenty of love to go around

    "Plum revels in being her family's special dog, so she is not thrilled when she suddenly has to compete with Binky the cat"--

  • You and me and the wishing tree

    We woke up in the usual way, but it was not a usual day. Out on the lawn, plain as could be, stood an orange wishing tree. "I wish!" I said. "I wish!" said you. And so our double wishes grew. Wishes are a magical part of childhood. Whether we wish on stars or blow out candles on a cake, our dreams matter. Nancy Tillman captures the wonder of wishes as only she can, with love.

  • The Ninjabread Man

    In this adaptation of the traditional Gingerbread man, Ninjabread Man escapes the Sensei, and defeats Ninja Bear, Ninja Snake and Ninja Mouse, only to be eaten by the clever Ninja Fox.

  • Rabbit magic

    "A picture book in which the magician's assistant, a talented rabbit, reverses their roles so that the magician becomes a rabbit and the existing rabbit gets to run the show"--

  • Max speed

    "Tiny speedcar racer, Max, goes on the imagined adventure of a lifetime after cleaning his room--over hot lava, across bright blue skies, through shark-infested waters, and past super-secret doors--until he finds his way back home to his mom ... and the mess he made of his bedroom"--

  • The mermaid's purse

    Young Stella loves books so much, her books begin to take over the farmhouse. "Why, Stell, you need your own library to hold those books," her pa tells her, so he and the neighbors build her one! She calls it "The Mermaid's Purse," since the midwife said Stella was born in one. Stella opens the Purse to her neighbors and travels around the countryside, sharing her books door-to-door. Not everyone gives them a chance at first, like grouchy Pig Ears Lonsberry. But farmer Dunkle sure changes his mi

  • How to track a truck

    "A whimsical guide to training a "pet truck" instructs young enthusiasts on how to identify the most compatible truck for one's personality and how to use orange cone lures to secure a loyal vehicle."--

  • Daniel goes to school

    Daniel Tiger is excited to go to school -- but he is worried when his dad can't stay with him -- in this back-to-school story for fans of "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood.

  • I used to be a fish

    "A boy is inspired by a pet fish and fueled by imagination to tell a whimsical version of his own life story, which mirrors the process of human evolution."

  • Refuge

    "A retelling of the nativity story from a perspective emphasizing the struggle of Mary and Joseph as refugees"--

  • Together

    A baby sea otter and its parent spend a special day observing, playing, and learning together.