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Amazing fantastic incredible - a marvelous memoir by Lee, Stan, 1922- author.

Amazing fantastic incredible - a marvelous memoir

Stan Lee tells the story of his life with the same inimitable wit, energy, and offbeat spirit that he brought to the world of comics. Moving from his impoverished childhood in Manhattan to his early days writing comics, through his military training films during World War II and the rise of the Marvel Empire in the 1960s to the current resurgence in movies.

May 23, 2016
Let the people rule - Theodore Roosevelt and the birth of the presidential primary by Cowan, Geoffrey, author.

Let the people rule - Theodore Roosevelt and the birth of the presidential primary

A portrait of Theodore Roosevelt's controversial 1912 campaign describes how he unsuccessfully challenged close friend William Howard Taft for the nomination, established key practices in primary elections, and created a new political party.

May 23, 2016
Humans, Bow Down by Patterson, James.

Humans, Bow Down

The Great War is over. The Robots have won. The humans who survived have two choices; they can submit and serve the vicious rulers they created or be banished to the Reserve, a desolate, unforgiving landscape where it's a crime to be human. And the robots aren't content, following the orders of their soulless leader; they're planning to conquer humanity's last refuge. With nothing left to lose, Six, a feisty, determined young woman whose family was killed with the first shots of the war, is a re

May 23, 2016
Risen by Hunt, Angela.

Risen

Epic in scope, yet deeply personal, this novelization offers a unique perspective on the story of the resurrection. Roman Tribune Clavius is assigned by Pilate to keep the radical followers of the recently executed Yeshua from stealing the body and inciting revolution. When the body goes missing despite his precautions, Clavius must hunt it down. His investigation leads him from the halls of Herod Antipas to the Garden of Gethsemane and brings him in touch with believer and doubter alike. But as

May 23, 2016
Our Auntie Rosa- The Family of Rosa Parks Remembers Her Life and Lessons by Keys, Sheila McCauley.

Our Auntie Rosa- The Family of Rosa Parks Remembers Her Life and Lessons

The family of Rosa Parks share their remembrances of the woman who was not only the mother of the civil rights movement, but a nurturing mother figure to them as well.

May 23, 2016
Freedom by Dugard, Jaycee.

Freedom

In the follow-up to her number one best selling memoir, A Stolen Life, Jaycee Dugard tells the story of her first experiences after years in captivity: the joys that accompanied her newfound freedom and the challenges of adjusting to life on her own.

May 23, 2016
Listen, liberal, or, What ever happened to the party of the people? by Frank, Thomas, 1965- author, narrator.

Listen, liberal, or, What ever happened to the party of the people?

An audiobook that asks: what's the matter with Democrats? With his trademark sardonic wit and lacerating logic, Thomas Frank lays bare the essence of the Democratic Party's philosophy and how it has changed over the years. A form of corporate and cultural elitism has largely eclipsed the party's old working-class commitment, he finds. For certain favored groups, this has meant prosperity. But for the nation as a whole, it is a one-way ticket into the abyss of inequality. In this critical electio

May 23, 2016
Pretty Happy by Hudson, Kate.

Pretty Happy

Actress and fitness icon Kate Hudson shares her insights to help every woman become healthy, strong, and beautiful from the inside out.

May 23, 2016
Roses Are Red by Patterson, James.

Roses Are Red

The 'Mastermind' is behind a series of bank robberies famous for their precise demands and explosive impatience. But when Washington, D.C. homicide detective Alex Cross gets involved, he discovers that this demented criminal has devised a plan far more dangerous and destructive than kidnappings or burglaries.

May 23, 2016
The Crown's Game by Skye, Evelyn.

The Crown's Game

A thrilling and atmospheric historical fantasy set in Imperial Russia about two teenagers who must compete for the right to become the Imperial Enchanter, or die in the process.

May 23, 2016
The half has never been told - slavery and the making of American capitalism by Baptist, Edward E., author.

The half has never been told - slavery and the making of American capitalism

In The Half Has Never Been Told, historian Edward E. Baptist reveals the alarming extent to which slavery shaped our country politically, morally, and most of all, economically. Until the Civil War, our chief form of innovation was slavery. Through forced migration and torture, slave owners extracted continual increases in efficiency from their slaves, giving the country a virtual monopoly on the production of cotton, a key raw material of the Industrial Revolution. As Baptist argues, this frenz

May 23, 2016
Great work - how to make a difference people love by Sturt, David, author.

Great work - how to make a difference people love

"Summary Description: Everyone is capable of doing great work. But not everyone does. We've long been told that our ability to succeed depends on our IQ, talent, education level, gender, job title, or when and where we were born. But innovation can come from anyone, anywhere - especially you... With insights from the largest-ever study of award-winning work, this summary reveals five practical skills that will help you ideate, innovate, and deliver work that gets noticed and appreciated." -- bac

May 23, 2016
Everyone brave is forgiven by Cleave, Chris, author.

Everyone brave is forgiven

London, 1939. The day war is declared, Mary North leaves finishing school unfinished, goes straight to the War Office, and signs up. Tom Shaw decides to ignore the war, until he learns his roommate Alistair Heath has unexpectedly enlisted. Then the conflict can no longer be avoided. Young, bright, and brave, Mary is certain she'd be a marvelous spy. When she is, bewilderingly, made a teacher, she finds herself defying prejudice to protect the children her country would rather forget. Tom, meanwh

May 23, 2016
The dogs of Littlefield - a novel by Berne, Suzanne, author.

The dogs of Littlefield - a novel

Dr. Clarice Watkins, a sociologist studying what makes "a good quality of life," arrives in the seemingly perfect town of Littlefield, Massachusetts, as someone begins poisoning the local dogs.

May 23, 2016
Disrupted - my misadventure in the start-up bubble by Lyons, Daniel, 1960- author.

Disrupted - my misadventure in the start-up bubble

For twenty-five years Dan Lyons was a leading tech journalist, until the Friday his Newsweek boss called. His job? Gone. Fifty years old with two young kids, Lyons was, in a word, screwed. Then an idea hit. For years he'd seen people strike gold in the start-up boom. Why not him? One tech company, flush with $100 million, offered a pile of stock options. What could go wrong?

May 23, 2016
Death at breakfast by Gutcheon, Beth Richardson, author.

Death at breakfast

The first entry in a stylish and witty mystery series featuring a pair of unlikely investigators, a shrewd novel of manners with a dark heart of murder at its center, set in small town New England.

May 23, 2016
The crown by Cass, Kiera, author.

The crown

Eadlyn didn't think she would find a real partner among the Selection's thirty-five suitors, let alone true love. Sometimes the heart has a way of surprising, and now Eadlyn must make a choice that feels more difficult, and more important, than she ever expected.

May 23, 2016
A country road, a tree - a novel by Baker, Jo.

A country road, a tree - a novel

"From the best-selling author of Longbourn, a stunning new novel that follows an unnamed writer--Samuel Beckett--whose life and extraordinary literary gift are permanently shaped in the forge of war. When war breaks out in Europe in 1939, a young, unknown writer journeys from his home in neutral Ireland to conflict-ridden Paris and is drawn into the maelstrom. With him we experience the hardships yet stubborn vibrancy at the heart of Europe during the Nazis' rise to power; his friendships with J

May 23, 2016
Bucky F*cking Dent by Duchovny, David, author, narrator.

Bucky F*cking Dent

A story of the bond between fathers and sons, Yankee fans and the Fenway faithful, and grapples with the urgent need to find our story in an age of irony and artifice. When Ted hears the news that his estranged father Marty is dying of lung cancer, he immediately moves back into his childhood home, where a whirlwind of revelations ensues.

May 23, 2016
Boar Island by Barr, Nevada, author.

Boar Island

Anna Pigeon, in her career as a National Park Service Ranger, has had to deal with all manner of crimes and misdemeanors, but cyber-bullying and stalking is a new one. The target is Elizabeth, the adopted teenage daughter of her friend Heath Jarrod. Elizabeth is driven to despair by the disgusting rumors spreading online and bullying texts. Until, one day, Heath finds her daughter Elizabeth in the midst of an unsuccessful suicide attempt. And then she calls in the cavalry---her aunt Gwen and her

May 23, 2016