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The late show [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 16:35
by Connelly, Michael, 1956-
Publisher Hachette Audio, [2017]
Unabridged.
8 audio discs (approximately 9 hours, 30 minutes) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F CON
Summary "Renée Ballard works the night shift in Hollywood, beginning many investigations but finishing none as each morning she turns her cases over to day shift detectives. A once up-and-coming detective, she's been given this beat as punishment after filing a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor. But one night she catches two cases she doesn't want to part with: the brutal beating of a prostitute left for dead in a parking lot and the killing of a young woman in a nightclub shooting. Ballard is determined not to give up at dawn. Against orders and her own partner's wishes, she works both cases by day while maintaining her shift by night. As the cases entwine they pull her closer to her own demons and the reason she won't give up her job no matter what the department throws at her"--

Cyberspies [CD sound recording]: the secret history of surveillance, hacking, and digital

New Books on CD - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 16:35
by Corera, Gordon,
Publisher Blackstone Audio, [2016]
Unabridged.
15 audio discs (18 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD 327.120 COR
Summary The previously untold, and previously highly classified, story of the conflux of espionage and technology, a compelling narrative rich with astonishing revelations taking readers from World War II to the Internet age. As the digital era becomes increasingly pervasive, the intertwining forces of computers and espionage are reshaping the entire world; what was once the preserve of a few intelligence agencies now affects us all.

The end of Oz

New YA Books - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 13:35
by Paige, Danielle (Novelist)
Publisher Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
First edition.
277, 12 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F PAI
Summary "Amy Gumm travels from Oz to the twisted land of Ev, where she fights to free Oz from evil once and for all."--Provided by publisher.

Mangrove lightning

New Mystery Fiction - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 13:34
by White, Randy Wayne,
Publisher G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2017] ©2017
xix, 329 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Books
Call Number M WHI
Summary "Doc Ford has been involved in many strange cases. This may be one of the strangest. A legendary charter captain and guide named Tootsie Barlow has come to him, muttering about a curse. The members of his extended family have suffered a bizarre series of attacks, and Barlow is convinced it has something to do with a multiple murder in 1925, in which his family had a shameful part. Ford doesn't believe in curses, but as he and his friend Tomlinson begin to investigate, following the trail of the attacks from Key Largo to Tallahassee, they, too, suffer a series of near-fatal mishaps. Is it really a curse? Or just a crime spree? The answer lies in solving a near-hundred-year-old murder...and probing the mind of a madman"--

Injustice ground zero

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 07:34
by Buccellato, Brian,
Publisher DC Comics, [2017]-
volumes cm.
Books
Call Number GN YA F INJ
Summary "Writers Christopher Sebela (SUICIDE SQUAD MOST WANTED) and Brian Buccellato (DETECTIVE COMICS) and artists Pop Mhan (HE-MAN: THE ETERNITY WAR), Tom Derenick (INFINITE CRISIS: FIGHT FOR THE MULTIVERSE) and Daniel Sampere (GREEN ARROW) delve deep inside the twisted mind of Harley Quinn for her unique take on the events of Injustice: Gods Among Us, straight from ground zero! Following the release of the most-anticipated fighting game sequel, Injustice 2, this is the story behind the original hit game Injustice: Gods Among Us...but this time, told like never before! For her entire career as a criminal, Harley Quinn lived in the shadow of her beloved Joker. But when one joke went too far and drove Superman to kill, Harley found herself on her own for the first time...and teamed up with the very heroes she used to fight! With Superman now a brutal despot, Batman must lead a team of heroes and villains to form the resistance to the Man of Steel...and Harley is on the frontlines, whether Batman wants her there or not! For the first time in her life, Harley has her own identity, her own gang and a new sense of purpose. But will Harley throw it all away when her beloved Mr. J seemingly returns from the dead? Or will she take her place as a true hero in this strange new world?"--

Death on Delos

New Mystery Fiction - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 07:34
by Corby, Gary,
Publisher Soho Crime, [2017]
329 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Books
Call Number M COR
Summary "Greece, 545 BC: It is illegal to die on the sacred isle of Delos. It's also illegal to give birth there. Yet when murder is committed, the only available detective to solve the crime is the priestess Diotima, and she is heavily pregnant. Delos is the holy birthplace of the divine twins Apollo and Artemis, and it is an island in crisis. Not only has murder tainted the holy sanctuary, but there are about a thousand Athenian troops on the island. The army is led by the statesman Pericles and has come to take away the treasury of the Delian League, the defense fund of the Greeks against the Persian Empire. The holy people are in uproar. The Athenians are exasperated. The High Priest of the Delian Apollo is not amused. To cap it off, Diotima's husband and fellow detective, Nicolaos, is implicated in dodgy dealings that link him to the murder. Somehow Diotima must find the killer, calm the island, and. oh, yes. have a baby"--

Ten dead comedians

New Mystery Fiction - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 07:34
by Van Lente, Fred
Publisher Quirk Books, [2017] ©2017
288 pages : illustration, map ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number M VAN

Beneath Copper Falls

New Adult Fiction - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 07:34
by Coble, Colleen,
Publisher Thomas Nelson, [2017] © 2017
319 pages ; 21 cm.
Books
Call Number F COB
Summary "As a 911 dispatcher, Dana Newell takes pride in being calm in tough circumstances. In addition to her emotionally-charged career, she's faced enough emergencies in her own life. She recently escaped her abusive fiancé to move to tranquil Rock Harbor where she hopes life will be more peaceful. But the idyllic town hides more danger and secrets than it first appeared. Dana is continually drawn to her new friend Boone, who has scars inside and out. Then she answers a call at her job only to hear a friend's desperate screams on the other end. Soon, the pain in her past collides with the mysteries of her new home - and threatens to keep her from the future she's always wanted"--Provided by publisher.

The writing desk

New Adult Fiction - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 07:34
by Hauck, Rachel, 1960-
Publisher Zondervan, [2017]
405 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number F HAU
Summary "From the New York Times bestselling author of The Wedding Dress comes a new captivating novel of secrets, romance, and two women bound together across time by a shared dream"--

On love's gentle shore : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 07:34
by Johnson, Liz, 1981-
Publisher Published by Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group, [2017] ©2017
330 pages ; 22 cm.
Books
Call Number F JOH
Summary "When Natalie O'Ryan returns to Prince Edward Island to plan her wedding, she runs into her childhood best friend--and discovers that the love she's been looking for is right where she left it"--

Swimming with Bridgeport girls : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Wed, 11/01/2017 - 07:34
by Tambakis, Anthony, 1967-
Publisher Simon & Schuster, 2017.
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
305 pages ; 25 cm
Books
Call Number F TAM

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