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Now you see me 2 [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 06:18
by Chu, Jon M. (Jon Murray), 1979-
Publisher Lionsgate, [2016]
1 videodisc (approximately 129 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number SUSPENSE NOW 2
Summary One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public's adulation with their Robin Hood-style magic spectacles, The Four Horsemen resurface for a comeback performance in hopes of exposing the unethical practices of a tech magnate. The man behind their vanishing act is none other than Walter Mabry, a tech prodigy who threatens the Horsemen into pulling off their most impossible heist yet.

The meddler [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 06:18
by Scafaria, Lorene,
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY MED
Summary With a new iPhone, and apartment near the grove, and a comfortable bank account left to her by her beloved late husband, Marnie Minervini has happily relocated from New Jersey to Los Angeles to be near her daughter Lori and smother her with motherly love. When the dozens of texts, unexpected visits, and conversations dominated by unsolicited advice force Lori to draw strict personal boundaries, Marnie finds ways to channel her eternal optimism and forceful generosity.

Lust for life [sound recording]

New Music - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Del Rey, Lana, 1986-
Publisher Interscope, [2017]
[Explicit version].
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number XX(1638711.2)

The last Tudor

New Books on CD - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Gregory, Philippa,
Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio, 2017.
15 audio discs (18 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F GRE
Summary The latest novel from number one New York Times best selling author Philippa Gregory features one of the most famous girls in history, Lady Jane Grey, and her two sisters, each of whom dared to defy her queen.

Beautiful tempest\h[CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Lindsey, Johanna,
Publisher Recorded Books, [2017] ℗2017
9 audio discs (10 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD ROM LIN
Summary For the first time, James Malory and his Anderson in-laws agree on something: It's payback time for the culprit who kidnapped James and Georgina's beloved daughter Jack from her American debutante party and whisked her away to the Caribbean, no matter that she escaped unscathed. James figured out who masterminded the dastardly plot and is leading a fleet of ships to the West Indies to deliver some Malory-style retribution. More interested in revenge than in finding a husband during her first London Season, Jack is furious that her father left her behind. Then an intriguing stranger leads her and her older brother Jeremy to her mysterious abductor. But instead of capturing him, the Malory siblings wind up as his "guests" on a ship sailing away from England. As Jack re-engages in a battle of wills with her all too attentive captor, she realizes he is no ordinary pirate, perhaps no pirate at all, but a nobleman determined to settle a score that dates back to the days when her father was known as Captain Hawk--and what endangers her most is the increasingly passionate attraction they feel for each other.

A beautiful, terrible thing : a memoir of marriage and betrayal

New Biographies - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Waite, Jen,
Publisher Plume, [2017]
260 pages ; 22 cm
Call Number 306.893 WAI

A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue

New Biographies - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Aldridge, John,
Publisher Weinstein Books, [2017]
First edition.
x, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Call Number 613.69 ALD
Summary "In the dead of night on July 24, 2013, John Aldridge was thrown off the back of the Anna Mary while his fishing partner, Anthony Sosinski, slept below. As desperate hours ticked by, Sosinski, the families, the local fishing community, and the U.S. Coast Guard in three states mobilized in an unprecedented search effort that culminated in a rare and exhilarating success"--Dust jacket flap.

Victoria the queen : an intimate biography of the woman who ruled an empire

New Biographies - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Baird, Julia (Julia Woodlands),
Publisher Random House, [2016]
First edition.
xlvii, 696 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits, maps, genealogical tables ; 25 cm
Call Number B VICTORIA
Summary A magnificent biography of Queen Victoria by International New York Times columnist Julia Baird. Drawing on previously unpublished papers, 'Victoria The Queen' is a stunning new portrait of the real woman behind the myth - a story of love and heartbreak, of devotion and grief, of strength and resilience. When Victoria was born, in 1819, the world was a very different place. Revolution would begin to threaten many of Europe's monarchies in the coming decades. In Britain, a generation of royals had indulged their whims at the public's expense, and republican sentiment was growing. The Industrial Revolution was transforming the landscape, and the British Empire was commanding ever larger parts of the globe. Born into a world where woman were often powerless, during a century roiling with change, Victoria went on to rule the most powerful country on earth with a decisive hand. Fifth in line to the throne at the time of her birth, Victoria was an ordinary woman thrust into an extraordinary role. As a girl, she defied her mother's meddling and an adviser's bullying, forging an iron will of her own. As a teenage queen, she eagerly grasped the crown and relished the freedom it brought her. At twenty years old, she fell passionately in love with Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, eventually giving birth to nine children. She loved sex and delighted in power. She was outspoken with her ministers, overstepping boundaries and asserting her opinions. After the death of her adored Albert, she began a controversial, intimate relationship with her servant John Brown. She survived eight assassination attempts over the course of her lifetime. And as science, technology, and democracy were dramatically reshaping the world, Victoria was a symbol of steadfastness and security-queen of a quarter of the world's population at the height of the British Empire's reach.

Home gardener's propagation : raising new plants for the home and garden

New Nonfiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Squire, David, 1938-
Publisher Creative Homeowner, [2016] Distributed exclusively in North America by by Fox Chapel Publishing, 2016.
North American edition.
80 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Call Number XX(1549293.3)

Labrador retrievers

New Nonfiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Walker, Joan Hustace, 1962-
Publisher Barron's, [2015] ©2015
95 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Call Number XX(1496895.2)
Summary Information and advice to help you take good care of your Labrador Retriever. New and prospective pet owners will find approximately 70 color photos, as well as invaluable information and advice on acquiring their pet, housing, feeding, health care, training and more.


New Nonfiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Drastura, Jenny,
Publisher TFH Publications, Inc., [2015]
143 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Call Number XX(1568797.3)
Summary The lively and joyful Maltese has been bewitching dog lovers for years. Newly authored text by a Maltese expert demonstrates how these happy-go-lucky toy dogs can fit into any family willing to give them the time and attention they crave. Written by an expert on the breed, Dogs 101 Maltese is the essential guide for caring for these sweet, affectionate dogs and includes information on breed characteristics, proper supplies, feeding, grooming, health, training, and fun activities. Sidebars in each chapter highlight important tips and interesting anecdotes, and the fun, modern design of this series mimics the stylish look of the Dogs 101 television series.

Miniature schnauzer

New Nonfiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Gagne, Tammy,
Publisher T.F.H. Publications, Inc., [2015]
143 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Call Number XX(1524393.3)

The dog diet answer book : the complete nutrition guide to help your dog live a happier, healthier, and longer life

New Nonfiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:17
by Martinez, Greg,
Publisher Fair Winds, 2016.
192 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Call Number 636.7085 MAR
Summary The Dog Diet Answer Book helps dog owners better understand their dog's dietary needs and what ingredients to feed them. With this practical guide, veterinarian Greg Martinez helps you diagnose common health problems; decipher ingredient labels; identify common allergens; understand the difference between types of dog foods and diets; make home-cooked meals and treats for your dog; and decide when to purchase high-quality commercial dog food or add healthy human food, oils, raw food, or home cooking to your pet's diet. This resource will give you the tools to adjust your dog's diet in accordance with his nutritional needs so that he will lead a long, happy, and healthy life.--COVER.

A study in gold : an Oxford dogwalkers' mystery

New Mystery Fiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:16
by Dalton, Annie,
Publisher Severn House, 2017. ©2017
219 pages ; 23 cm
Call Number M DAL
Summary Having reluctantly agreed to make up the numbers at a World War II-themed murder mystery weekend at Mortmead Hall, Anna Hopkins and her fellow dogwalkers, Isadora and Tansy, enjoy themselves far more than they'd expected. Not for long. The weekend's festivities come to an abrupt halt when a body is discovered floating in the ornamental pond. Who was the mysterious woman in the red dress who attended the event without a ticket? As Anna and her friends delve further, they find themselves caught up in a web of intrigue that leads to a lost painting and a devastating wartime secret: a secret that involves Anna's own family. Was her late father really guilty of a monstrous crime.

The color of fear

New Mystery Fiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:16
by Muller, Marcia,
Publisher Grand Central Publishing, 2017.
First edition.
261 pages ; 24 cm.
Call Number XX(1613588.6)
Summary When her father is left in a coma by a racially driven beating during the holiday season, private investigator Sharon McCone resolves to bring the attackers to justice, only to find herself targeted by hate-filled, racist threats.

The two of us

New Adult Fiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:16
by Bylin, Victoria,
Publisher Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group, [2017]
344 pages 22cm
Call Number F BYL
Summary When Mia Robinson learns that her eighteen-year-old sister is pregnant and plans to marry her boyfriend, she is determined to stop the wedding, until meeting best man Jake Tanner, a handsome police officer with a different take on the wedding.

Chasing secrets

New Adult Fiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:16
by Eason, Lynette,
Publisher Revell, [2017]
333 pages ; 23 cm.
Call Number F EAS
Summary When a photo leads investigators in Ireland to open a cold case, bodyguard Haley Callaghan and her client find themselves in the cross-hairs as they race to find what links the past to their future.

The driver : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:16
by Hanson, Hart,
Publisher Dutton, [2017]
327 pages ; 24 cm
Call Number F HAN
Summary "Michael Skellig is a limo driver waiting for his client in the alley behind an upscale hotel. He's spent the past twenty-eight hours ferrying around Bismarck Avila, a celebrity skateboard mogul who isn't going home any time soon. Suddenly the wind begins to speak to Skellig in the guttural accent of the Chechen torturer he shot through the eye in Yemen a decade ago: Troubletroubletrouble. Skellig has heard these warnings before--he's an Army Special Forces sergeant whose limo company is staffed by a ragtag band of wounded veterans, including his Afghan interpreter--and he knows to listen carefully. Skellig runs inside just in time to save Avila from two gunmen but too late for one of Avila's bodyguards--and wakes up hours later in the hospital, the only person of interest in custody for the murder. Complicating matters further is the appearance of Detective Delilah Groopman of the LAPD, gorgeous and brash, for whom Skellig has always held a candle. As for Avila? He's willing to help clear Skellig's name under one peculiar condition: that Skellig become Avila's personal chauffeur. A cushy gig for any driver, except for the fact that someone is clearly trying to kill Avila, and Skellig is literally the only person sitting between Avila and a bullet to the head"--

Crime scene : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:16
by Kellerman, Jonathan,
Publisher Ballantine Books, [2017]
First edition.
381 pages ; 25 cm
Call Number M KEL
Summary "Eccentric, reclusive Walter Rennert lies cold at the bottom of his stairs. At first glance the scene looks straightforward: a once-respected psychology professor, done in by booze and a bad heart. But his daughter Tatiana insists that her father has been murdered, and she persuades Clay to take a closer look at the grim facts of Rennert's life" -- Page [4] of cover.

Any dream will do : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Fri, 08/04/2017 - 03:16
by Macomber, Debbie,
Publisher Ballantine Books, [2017] ©2017
First edition.
310 pages ; 25 cm
Call Number F MAC
Summary "Shay Benson adored her younger brother, Caden, and that got her into trouble. When he owed money, Shay realized she would do anything to help him avoid the men who were threatening him, and she crossed lines she never should have crossed. Now, determined to start fresh, she finds herself in search of a place to stay and wanders into a church to escape from the cold. Pastor Drew Douglas adored his wife. But when he lost her, it was all he could do to focus on his two beautiful kids, and his flock came in a distant third. Now, as he too is thinking about a fresh start, he walks through his sanctuary and finds Shay sitting in a pew. The pair strike up a friendship--Drew helps Shay get back on her feet, and she reignites his sense of purpose--that, over time, turns into something deeper, something soulful, spiritual, and possibly romantic. Even Drew's two children are taken with this woman who has brought light back into their lives. Perhaps most important, Shay learns to trust again as she, in turn, proves herself trustworthy to her adopted community. But Caden's return to town and a disastrous secret threaten to undo the life Shay has tried so hard to rebuild. It will take the utmost courage and faith if she and Drew hope to find healing and open their hearts to a brighter future"--