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The Hero of Ages by Sanderson, Brandon.

The Hero of Ages

To end the Final Empire and restore freedom, Vin killed the Lord Ruler. But as a result, the Deepness, the lethal form of the ubiquitous mists, is back, along with increasingly heavy ashfalls and ever more powerful earthquakes. Humanity appears to be doomed.

Jun 30, 2016
The Gunning of America by Haag, Pamela.

The Gunning of America

The story of the Winchester rifle, the Winchester family, and the origins of American gun culture. Drawing on the company's voluminous archives, the author reveals that America has not always been a gun loving nation, but rather was sold the idea by gun manufacturers and shrewd marketers. Tracing our current gun culture to its unexpected roots, the author sheds light on one of American society's most contentious debates.

Jun 30, 2016
The great American whatever by Federle, Tim.

The great American whatever

Quinn Roberts is a sixteen-year-old smart aleck and Hollywood hopeful whose only worry used to be writing convincing dialogue for the movies he made with his sister Annabeth. Of course, that was all before Quinn stopped going to school, before his mom started sleeping on the sofa, and before Annabeth was killed in a car accident. Enter Geoff, Quinn's best friend who insists it's time that Quinn came out-- at least from hibernation. One haircut later, Geoff drags Quinn to his first college party,

Jun 28, 2016
The girls - a novel by Cline, Emma, author.

The girls - a novel

Girls-- their vulnerability, strength, and passion to belong-- are at the heart of this stunning first novel for readers of Jeffrey Eugenides's The Virgin Suicides and Jennifer Egan's A Visit from the Goon Squad. Northern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. At the start of summer, a lonely and thoughtful teenager, Evie Boyd, sees a group of girls in the park, and is immediately caught by their freedom, their careless dress, their dangerous aura of abandon. Soon, Evie is enthralled b

Jun 30, 2016
The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo by Schumer, Amy.

The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo

Never one to shy away from the uproarious, challenging, and remarkable moments that make up life, this exceptionally candid book will have readers wincing with recognition, nodding their head in solidarity, and laughing out loud. Written with Amy's signature candor, she reflects on her often raucous childhood antics, her hard won and incomparable rise to comedic stardom, and the courage it takes to approach the world with astounding honesty every single day.

Jun 30, 2016
The Fifth Avenue Artists Society by Callaway, Joy.

The Fifth Avenue Artists Society

The Bronx, 1891. Virginia Loftin, the boldest of four artistic sisters in a family living in genteel poverty, knows what she wants most: to become a celebrated novelist despite her gender, and to marry Charlie, the boy next door and her first love. When Charlie proposes instead to a woman from a wealthy family, Ginny is devastated; shutting out her family, she holes up and turns their story into fiction, obsessively rewriting a better ending. Though she works with newfound intensity, literary su

Jun 30, 2016
The early Middle Ages by Daileader, Philip.

The early Middle Ages

Focusing on the seven centuries from 300 to 1000, this course examines the period of European history known as the "Dark Ages." The period is dominated by two empires, the Roman Empire and the Carolingian Empire.

Jun 30, 2016
The dollhouse a novel by Davis, Fiona, 1966-

The dollhouse a novel

""The Dollhouse. That's what we boys like to call it. The Barbizon Hotel for Women, packed to the rafters with pretty little dolls. Just like you." Fiona Davis's stunning debut novel pulls readers into the lush world of New York City's glamorous Barbizon Hotel for Women, where a generation of aspiring models, secretaries, and editors lived side-by-side while attempting to claw their way to fairy-tale success in the 1950s, and where a present-day journalist becomes consumed with uncovering a dark

Jun 30, 2016
The bridge ladies - a memoir by Lerner, Betsy, author.

The bridge ladies - a memoir

Wildly perceptive and, in turns, hilarious and fearlessly vulnerable, the author's memoir is required reading for anyone who has ever had a mother. Some of them might already understand what the author herself has only recently discovered: Facebook may connect us across the world and throughout history, but it won't deliver a pot roast and it won't dry your tears. The stages of the card playing women that she grows up around stay the same, but the perceptions she has of it may not.

Jun 28, 2016
The body in the wardrobe by Page, Katherine Hall. author.

The body in the wardrobe

Attorney Sophie Maxwell has come to Savannah to be with her new husband. But when she finds a dead body, she must team up with her friend Faith Fairchild to unmask a killer.

Jun 28, 2016
The alliance - a novel by Petersheim, Jolina, author.

The alliance - a novel

When Leora Ebersole sees the small plane crash in her Old Order Mennonite community, she has no idea it2s a foreshadowing of things to come. Once the young pilot, Moses Hughes, regains consciousness, they realize his instruments were destroyed by the same power outage that killed the electricity at the community store, where Englischers are stranded with dead cell phones and cars that won2t start. Moses offers a sobering theory, but no one can know how drastically life is about to change. With t

Jun 30, 2016
Tall tail - a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Brown, Rita Mae, author.

Tall tail - a Mrs. Murphy mystery

In this fast-paced mystery by Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-author Sneaky Pie Brown, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her animal friends seek to solve a whodunit rooted in eighteenth-century Virginia-uncovering a shocking secret that refuses to stay buried. At any moment a perfect summer day in Crozet, Virginia-nestled within the Blue Ridge Mountains-might turn stormy and tempestuous, as Harry knows too well when a squall suddenly sweeps in. In a blink, Harry's pickup nearly collides with a c

Jun 28, 2016
Tales of the peculiar by Riggs, Ransom, author.

Tales of the peculiar

Wealthy cannibals who dine on the discarded limbs of peculiars. A fork-tongued princess. These are but a few of the truly brilliant stories in Tales of the Peculiar--the collection of fairy tales known to hide information about the peculiar world, including clues to the locations of time loops--first introduced by Ransom Riggs in his #1 bestselling Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children series.

Jun 30, 2016
Sweet tomorrows by Macomber, Debbie, author.

Sweet tomorrows

The conclusion of the beloved Rose Harbor series, set in the picturesque town of Cedar Cove and featuring Jo Marie Rose and handyman Mark Taylor, as a new set of guests check into the Rose Harbor Inn and find happily-ever-after.

Jun 30, 2016
Sweet lamb of heaven - a novel by Millet, Lydia, 1968- author, narrator.

Sweet lamb of heaven - a novel

Lydia Millet's chilling new novel is about a young mother, Anna, escaping her cold and unfaithful husband. This double-edged and satisfying story builds to a shattering ending.

Jun 28, 2016
Sting by Brown, Sandra.

Sting

Jun 30, 2016
St. Augustine's Confessions by Cook, William R. (William Robert), 1943- author, speaker.

St. Augustine's Confessions

An analysis of the classic work Confessions by St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430). Includes Roman history and Christian controversries at the time and background for understanding the book. Also discusses its ongoing usefulness and how it may serve as a guide despite the obvious diffrence between Augustine's world and ours.

Jun 30, 2016
Sons and daughters of ease and plenty by Ausubel, Ramona

Sons and daughters of ease and plenty

Jun 29, 2016
Smooth operator by Woods, Stuart.

Smooth operator

"From #1 bestselling author Stuart Woods comes an extraordinary new series starring an old fan favorite: Teddy Fay. When President Kate Lee calls Stone Barrington to Washington on an urgent matter, it's soon clear that a potentially disastrous situation requires the kind of help more delicate than even he can provide. and he knows just the right man for the job. Teddy Fay: ex-CIA, master of disguise, and a gentleman not known for abiding by legal niceties in the pursuit of his own brand of justi

Jun 30, 2016
Smoke a novel by Vyleta, Dan.

Smoke a novel

An England where people who are wicked in thought or deed are marked by the Smoke that pours forth from their bodies, a sign of their fallen state. The aristocracy do not smoke, proof of their virtue and right to rule, while the lower classes are drenched in sin and soot. An England utterly strange and utterly real. An elite boarding school where the sons of the wealthy are groomed to take power as their birthright. Teachers with mysterious ties to warring political factions at the highest level

Jun 30, 2016