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Harley Quinn. Vol. 4, Surprise, surprise

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - 29 min 18 sec ago
by Palmiotti, Jimmy,
Publisher DC Comics, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Books
Call Number GN YA F HAR
Summary "Harley Quinn's got her own definition of family. The gang of misfits, weirdos and two-fisted freaks she's assembled in her Brooklyn crash pad are all the family a reformed psychotic super-villain could ask for, ya know? But that's all about to change. The Mistress of Mayhem is about to face the biggest shock she's seen in years...a visit from her parents. That's right, folks--Mr. and Mrs. Quinzel are in town to take a bite of the Big Apple and meet their li'l monster's new crew, from her gal-pal Poison Ivy to her super-friend Power Girl and more. And since "alternative lifestyle" barely begins to describe the vida loca that Harley's livin', our bat-wielding bombshell's more than a little mortified. But it turns out the crazy apple doesn't fall far from the twisted tree. Harley's mom and pop have quite a few skeletons in their own closet and no shortage of tricks up their sleeves. And before Harley's big birthday blowout, every secret's about to come out!"--

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur. Vol. 4, Girl-moon

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - 29 min 18 sec ago
by Montclare, Brandon,
Publisher Marvel Worldwide, Inc., [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Books
Call Number GN YA F MOO
Summary Journey to the Living Planet! It's Lunella Lafayette's biggest adventure yet, as a voice from the outer reaches of space beckons her and Devil Dinosaur on a truly fantastic voyage - an Ego trip, if you will! Are you ready for Moon Girl to meet--Girl-Moon? Lunella isn't just smart, she's the smartest person on Earth - but what good is that when the problems she faces are intergalactic? And when our incredible duo makes it back to Earth, they might find things a little different than how they remember. What happened to Yancy Street? And who exactly are Devil Girl and Moon Dinosaur?! The story of a young genius and her T. rex pal gets wilder than ever!

The mighty Captain Marvel. Volume 2, Band of sisters

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - 29 min 18 sec ago
by Stohl, Margaret,
Publisher Marel Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, LLC, [2017]
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Books
Call Number GN YA F CAP

Goodbye Christopher Robin [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - 29 min 24 sec ago
by Curtis, Simon, 1960-
Publisher Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Rental exclusive.
1 videodisc (107 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1661875.4)
Summary A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne, and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family?

Jigsaw [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - 29 min 24 sec ago
by Spierig, Peter,
Publisher Lionsgate, [2018]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 91 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1662093.4)
Summary Bodies are turning up around the city, each having met a uniquely gruesome demise. As the investigation proceeds, evidence points to one suspect, John Kramer, the man known as Jigsaw, who has been dead for ten years.

Thank you for your service [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - 29 min 24 sec ago
by Hall, Jason, 1972-
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 109 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1659897.2)
Summary A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggles to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.

The killing of a sacred deer [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - 29 min 24 sec ago
by Lanthimos, Yorgos, 1973-
Publisher Lionsgate, [2018]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 121 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1661879.4)
Summary Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart, when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister.

Need to Know (CD) [sound recording]

New Books on CD - 29 min 31 sec ago
by Cleveland, Karen.
Publisher Random House, Inc., 2018.
Unabridged.
7 sound discs (510 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number XX(1654720.1)
Summary In pursuit of a Russian sleeper cell on American soil, a CIA analyst uncovers a dangerous secret that will test her loyalty to the agency, and to her family.

The little book of big weight loss : 31 rules to live by [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - 29 min 31 sec ago
by Fisers, Bernadette,
Publisher Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2018]
Unabridged.
1 audio disc (1 hr., 17 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD 613.25 FIS
Summary Food Rules meets Skinny Bitch in this fun, accessible guide to radical and sustainable weight loss that₂s based on 31 food and lifestyle rules.

Munich : a novel [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - 29 min 31 sec ago
by Harris, Robert, 1957-
Publisher Penguin Random House, [2018]
Unabridged.
8 audio discs (9 1/2 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F HAR
Summary Guy Legat is a rising star of the British diplomatic service, serving in 10 Downing Street as a private secretary to the Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain. Rikard von Holz is on the staff of the German Foreign Office--and secretly a member of the anti-Hitler resistance. The two men were friends at Oxford in the 1920s, but have not been in contact since. Now, when Guy flies with Chamberlain from London to Munich, and Rikard travels on Hitler's train overnight from Berlin, their paths are set on a disastrous collision course.

Colleges that pay you back.

New Nonfiction - 29 min 38 sec ago
by Princeton Review (Firm)
Publisher Random House, LLC, a Penguin Random House Company, [2015-]
Magazines/Serials
Call Number 378.73 COL 2018

Countdown [sound recording]

New Music - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 20:03
by Alexander, Joey,
Publisher Motéma Music, [2016]
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD JAZ COU

Nobody but me [sound recording]

New Music - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 20:03
by Bublé, Michael,
Publisher Reprise Records, a Warner Music Group company, [2016]
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP BUB

Small great things [CD sound recording] : a novel

New Books on CD - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:02
by Picoult, Jodi, 1966-
Publisher Books on Tape : Random House Audio, [2016] ©2016
Unabridged.
13 audio discs (approximately 16 hours) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F PIC
Summary "Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years' experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she's been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white supremacists and don't want Ruth, who is African American, to touch their child. The hospital complies with their request, but the next day, the baby goes into cardiac distress while Ruth is alone in the nursery. Does she obey orders or does she intervene? Ruth hesitates before performing CPR and, as a result, is charged with a serious crime. Kennedy McQuarrie, a white public defender, takes her case but gives unexpected advice: Kennedy insists that mentioning race in the courtroom is not a winning strategy. Conflicted by Kennedy's counsel, Ruth tries to keep life as normal as possible for her family--especially her teenage son--as the case becomes a media sensation. As the trial moves forward, Ruth and Kennedy must gain each other's trust, and come to see that what they've been taught their whole lives about others--and themselves--might be wrong."--

John Wick. Chapter 2 [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:01
by Stahelski, Chad, 1968-
Publisher Lionsgate, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 122 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION JOH 2
Summary In this next chapter following the 2014 hit, legendary hit man John Wick is forced back out of retirement by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins' guild. Bound by a blood oath to help him, John travels to Rome where he squares off against some of the world's deadliest killers.

Table 19 [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:01
by Blitz, Jeffrey, 1969-
Publisher Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (87 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY TAB
Summary Ex-maid of honor Eloise, having been relieved of her duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text, decides to hold her head up high and attend her oldest friend's wedding anyway. She finds herself seated at the 'random' table in the back of the ballroom with a disparate group of strangers and finds that friendship and romance can develop even under the strangest circumstances.

The LEGO Batman movie [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:01
by McKay, Chris,
Publisher Warner Home Video, [2017]
Rental.
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FAMILY LEG
Summary In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble, LEGO Batman, stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from the Joker's hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others, and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.

Believe me [CD sound recording] : a memoir of love, death, and jazz chickens

New Books on CD - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:01
by Izzard, Eddie,
Publisher Penguin Audio ; Books on Tape, [2017]
Unabridged.
12 audio discs (approximately 14 hours, 30 minutes) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD 792.7028 IZZ
Summary "Critically acclaimed, award-winning British comedian and actor Eddie Izzard details his childhood, his first performances on the streets of London, his ascent to worldwide success on stage and screen, and his comedy shows which have won over audiences around the world"--

The dark flood rises

New Adult Fiction - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:01
by Drabble, Margaret, 1939-
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017. ©2016
First American edition.
327 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number F DRA
Summary "A magnificently mordant reckoning with mortality by the great British novelist Francesca Stubbs has a very full life. A highly regarded expert on housing for the elderly who is herself getting on in age, she drives restlessly round England, which is 'her last love'. She wants to 'see it all before she dies'. Amid the professional conferences she attends, she fits in visits to old friends, brings home-cooked dinners to her ex-husband, texts her son, who is grieving over the sudden death of his girlfriend, and drops in on her daughter, a quirky young woman who lives in a floodplain in the West Country. The space between vitality and morality suddenly seems narrow, but Fran is not ready to settle yet, with a 'cat upon her knee'. She still prizes her 'frisson of autonomy', her belief in herself as a dynamic individual doing meaningful work in the world. This dark and glittering novel moves back and forth between an interconnected group of family and friends in England and a seemingly idyllic expat community in the Canary Islands. It is set against a backdrop of rising flood tides in Britain and the seismic fragility of the Canaries, where we also observe the flow of immigrants from an increasingly war-torn Middle East. With Margaret Drabble's characteristic wit and deceptively simple prose, The Dark Flood Rises enthralls, entertains, and asks existential questions in equal measure. Of course, there is undeniable truth in Francesca's insight: 'Old age, it's a fucking disaster!'"--

Humans, bow down

New Adult Fiction - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:01
by Patterson, James, 1947-
Publisher Little, Brown and Company, 2017. ©2017
First edition.
373, 11 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Books
Call Number F PAT
Summary 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 rebel with a cause. On the run for her life after an attempted massacre, Six is determined to save humanity before the robots finish what the Great War started and wipe humans off the face of the earth, once and for all.

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