Come and check out these and some of the other new books and materials (or at least new to us) added to our library collection…
Calico Joe by John Grisham
Lone Wolf by Jodi Picoult
Dorchester Terrace by Anne Perry
Stories For Nighttime And Some For The Day by Ben Loory
Death Of A Kingfisher by M. C. Beaton
The Lady Of The Rivers by Philippa Gregory
Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Richard Wright
The Invincible Iron Man: Extremis by Warren Ellis and illustrated by Adi Granov
Ex Machina: The Deluxe Edition, Book 1 by Brian K. Vaughan and illustrated by Tony Harris
Guilty Wives by James Patterson and David Ellis
Another thriller from best selling author James Patterson (and one of his co-writers), this time about a group of women on the vacation of a lifetime that’s gone horribly wrong. You can find an interview with the author at CNN, and a rather large excerpt from the book from the author’s own website.
The Fat Years by Guanzonghong Chan
Career Success Without A Real Job: The Career Book For People Too Smart To Work In Corporations by Ernie J. Zelinski
Drift: The Unmooring Of American Military Power by Rachel Maddow
A fascinating book about how the way we go to war has changed by the author of the popular political talk show. Maddow’s book is not really about the politics, but about ideas and facts (something that politics should treat as a little more holy), and the book features a cover blurb from FOX News’ chief, Roger Ailes, which reads as: “People who like Rachel will love the book. People who don’t will get angry, but aggressive debate is good for America. Drift is a book worth reading.” You can find an interview with the author at The Chicago Sun-Times and reviews at the Huffington Post, The Daily Beast, and at The New York Times.
Distrust That Particular Flavor by William Gibson
A very nice collection of essays, articles, and speeches from the past three decades from Gibson, the writer of science fiction and thrillers, and who has been long proclaimed as a cyber visionary. You can find some very interesting reviews of the book at Tech Crunch, Boing Boing, and on The Verge.
400 Years Of The Telescope: A Journey Of Science, Technology And Thought by Donald Goldsmith
Tension City: Inside the Presidential Debates, From Kennedy-Nixon To Obama-McCain by Jim Lehrer
Elizabeth The Queen: The Life Of A Modern Monarch by Sally Bedell Smith
The Hilliker Curse: My Pursuit Of Women by James Ellroy
The Next Decade: Where We’ve Been… And Where We’re Going by George Friedman
Looking Within: How X-Ray, CT, Ultrasound, And Other Medical Images Are Created – And How They Help Physicians Save Lives by Anthony Brinton Wolbarst
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