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Foxlowe

New Adult Fiction - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 23:38
by Wasserberg, Eleanor,
Publisher Penguin Books, 2017.
viii, 312 pages ;
Books
Call Number F WAS
Summary "Foxlowe is a crumbling old house in the moors -- wild, secluded, and magical place. For Green, it is not just home, but everything she knows. Outside, people live in little square houses, with unhappy families and tedious jobs. At Foxlowe, Green runs free through the hallways and orchards, in the fields and among the Standing Stones. Outside, people are corrupted by money. At Foxlowe, the Family shares everything. Outside, the Bad is everywhere. At Foxlowe, everyone in the Family is safe -- as long as they follow Freya's rules and perform her rituals. But as Green's little sister, Blue, grows up, she shows more and more interest in the Outside. Before long she starts to talk about becoming a Leaver. . . . Building inexorably to its terrifying climax, Foxlowe tells a chilling, irresistible story of superstition and survival, betrayal and redemption, and a utopia gone badly wrong" --

A girl's guide to moving on [CD sound recording] : a novel

New Books on CD - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 20:37
by Macomber, Debbie,
Publisher Books on Tape : Random House Audio, [2016]
Unabridged.
9 audio discs (approximately 11 hours) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F MAC
Summary "In this powerful and uplifting novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Debbie Macomber, a mother and her daughter-in-law bravely leave their troubled marriages and face the challenge of starting over. Leaning on each other, Nichole and Leanne discover that their inner strength and capacity for love are greater than they ever imagined. When Nichole discovers that her husband, Jake, has been unfaithful, the illusion of her perfect life is indelibly shattered. While juggling her young son, a new job, and volunteer work, Nichole meets Rocco, who is the opposite of Jake in nearly every way. Though blunt-spoken and rough around the edges, Rocco proves to be a dedicated father and thoughtful friend. But just as their relationship begins to blossom, Jake wagers everything on winning Nichole back--including their son Owen's happiness. Somehow, Nichole must find the courage to defy her fears and follow her heart, with far-reaching consequences for them all. Leanne has quietly ignored her husband's cheating for decades, but is jolted into action by the echo of Nichole's all-too-familiar crisis. While volunteering as a teacher of English as a second language, Leanne meets Nikolai, a charming, talented baker from Ukraine. Resolved to avoid the heartache and complications of romantic entanglements, Leanne nonetheless finds it difficult to resist Nikolai's effusive overtures--until an unexpected tragedy tests the very fabric of her commitments. An inspiring novel of friendship, reinvention, and hope, A Girl's Guide to Moving On affirms the ability of every woman to forge a new path, believe in love, and fearlessly find happiness"--

Descendants 2 : original TV movie soundtrack [sound recording].

New Music - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 20:37
by Cameron, Dove,
Publisher Walt Disney Records, [2017] ©2017
1 audio disc : CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD SOU DES 2

Tangier : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 20:37
by Holgate, Stephen.
Publisher Blank Slate Press, [2017] ©2017
377 pages ; 21 cm
Books
Call Number F HOL
Summary A LETTER FROM THE PAST FORCES A DISGRACED BUREAUCRAT TO CONFRONT HIS FUTURE TANGIER tells two parallel stories: one, a mystery, and the other a spy story set fifty years apart and told in a series of alternating sections. In the first, we follow Christopher Chaffee, a disgraced Washington power broker whose father, a French diplomat, died in a Vichy prison in 1944--or so he had always believed until a letter, received decades after it was posted, upends his life. Soon he is reluctantly inspecting the corkscrew of his own life as he searches the narrow lanes and twisted souls of Tangier's ancient medina in search of the father he never knew. The second is a tale of espionage and betrayal, set in Morocco during WWII. Rene Laurent, Christopher's father, struggles to maintain his integrity--and his life--in the snake pit of wartime Tangier. The stories slowly intertwine as Christopher unravels the mystery of his father's fate, and Laurent becomes trapped in a web of lies and corruption, and caught up, too, in the arms of a woman he knows he shouldn't trust. Ultimately, TANGIER is the story of fathers and sons, the alienation of being a stranger in a strange land, the seductive face of betrayal and, finally, the lengths we'll go to for redemption.

Before evil : the prequel

New Adult Fiction - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 20:37
by Kava, Alex,
Publisher Prairie Wind Publishing, [2017] ©2017
First edition.
319 pages ; 24 cm.
Books
Call Number F KAV
Summary "From her small Quantico office, Special Agent Maggie O'Dell has profiled serial killers using Polaroids, faxed copies and scraps of evidence provided by homicide detectives from across the country. She's gained a reputation for successfully profiling killers and solving crimes without ever stepping foot at a real crime scene. Then comes Albert Stucky, and nothing will ever be the same."--Front jacket flap.

She poured out her heart

New Adult Fiction - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 20:37
by Thompson, Jean, 1950-
Publisher Blue Rider Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]
415 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number F THO
Summary "Tracing the complicated friendship of two very different women who meet in college, She Poured Out Her Heart is a novel of remarkable psychological suspense, crafted by National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson. The night that Jane and Bonnie meet on a college campus sets them on paths forever entwined. Bonnie, the wild and experimental one, always up for anything, has spent the past two decades bouncing between ill-fated relationships, while Jane's seemingly perfect life, perfect husband, and perfect children have all but materialized out of a fantasy. But these appearances contradict the quiet, inescapable doubt Jane feels about her life. One night, in the middle of her own Christmas party, she steps outside into the snow, removes her clothing and shoes, and lies down in the backyard. When she is discovered, nothing is the same for anyone. As Jane begins to have visions and retreat into a private inner world, Bonnie finds herself drawn inevitably into an affair with Jane's husband. Thompson's mastery of complex emotion begets a novel of desire and the nature of love--who we love, how we're loved, and, most important, that we reach urgently and always for a higher love, regardless of our circumstances. She Poured Out Her Heart is a finely wrought, haunting story of female friendship and deception, and the distance in between"--

The dark room

New Adult Fiction - Sun, 08/27/2017 - 08:36
by Moore, Jonathan, 1977-
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017. ©2017
294 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number F MOO
Summary "Gavin Cain, an SFPD homicide inspector, is in the middle of an exhumation when his phone rings. San Francisco's mayor is being blackmailed and has ordered Cain back to the city...a helicopter is on its way. The casket, and Cain's cold-case investigation, must wait. At City Hall, the mayor shows Cain four photographs he's received: the first, an unforgettable blonde; the second, pills and handcuffs on a nightstand; the third, the woman drinking from a flask; and last, the woman naked, unconscious, and shackled to a bed. The accompanying letter is straightforward: worse revelations are on the way unless the mayor takes his own life first. An intricately plotted, deeply affecting thriller that keeps readers guessing until the final pages, The Dark Room tracks Cain as he hunts for the blackmailer, pitching him into the web of destruction and devotion the mayor casts in his shadow" --

Malibu [sound recording]

New Music - Sat, 08/26/2017 - 23:33
by Anderson .Paak, 1986-
Publisher Obe : Empire, [2015] ©2015
[Explicit version]
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP AND

The wave [sound recording]

New Music - Sat, 08/26/2017 - 23:33
by Chaplin, Tom, 1979-
Publisher Arts & Crafts, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP CHA

La La Land [sound recording] : original motion picture soundtrack.

New Music - Sat, 08/26/2017 - 23:33
by Hurwitz, Justin,
Publisher Interscope Records, [2016] ℗2016, ©2016
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD SOU LA

Trolls [sound recording] : original motion picture soundtrack.

New Music - Sat, 08/26/2017 - 23:33
by Timberlake, Justin, 1981-
Publisher Villa 40 : RCA Records, [2016]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD SOU TRO

Sing [sound recording] : original motion picture soundtrack.

New Music - Sat, 08/26/2017 - 23:33
Publisher Republic Records, [2016]
Deluxe edition.
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD SOU SIN

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