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Every last lie [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 03:54
by Kubica, Mary,
Publisher Harlequin Audio, [2017] ℗2017
Unabridged.
10 audio discs (approximately 12 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F KUB
Summary Clara Solberg's world shatters when her husband and their four-year-old daughter are in a car crash, killing Nick while Maisie is remarkably unharmed. The crash is ruled an accident, until the coming days, when Maisie starts having night terrors that make Clara question what really happened on that fateful afternoon.

What happened

New Biographies - Wed, 09/13/2017 - 03:54
by Clinton, Hillary Rodham,
Publisher Simon & Schuster, 2017.
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
xiv, 494 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number 328.73 CLI
Summary The former secretary of state relates her experiences as the first woman candidate nominated for president by a major party, discussing the sexism, criticism, and double standards she had to confront, and how she coped with a devastating loss.

Bloom [sound recording]

New Music - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:49
by MGK, 1990-
Publisher Bad Boy / Interscope, [2017]
[Explicit version]
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP MAC

After laughter [sound recording]

New Music - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:49
by Paramore (Musical group),
Publisher Fueled by Ramen, [2017]
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP PAR

Back to us [sound recording]

New Music - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:49
by Rascal Flatts (Musical group),
Publisher Big Machine, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP RAS

Home decor cheat sheets : need-to-know stuff for stylish living

New Nonfiction - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:49
by Probus, Jessica,
Publisher Ulysses Press, [2016]
127 pages : color illustrations ; 19 x 24 cm
Books
Call Number 645 PRO

Shadow man : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:49
by Drew, Alan, 1970-
Publisher Random House, [2017] ©2017
First edition.
346 pages ; 25 cm
Books
Call Number F DRE
Summary "Vice cop Ben Wade has returned to his hometown of Santa Ana for a quieter life. When a woman is murdered in her kitchen, the town finds itself at the mercy of a serial killer who slips through windows and screen doors, shattering illusions of safety. As Ben and forensic specialist Natasha Betencourt struggle to stay one step ahead of the serial, Ben's own world is rocked again by a teen's suicide. Ben must decide how far he is willing to go, and how much he will risk, to rescue the town from a long buried evil, as well as from a psychotic serial killer. With eerie, chilling, as well as fine prose, Alan Drew brings us into the treacherous underbelly of a suburban California town in this suspenseful novel of thrilling noir, the story of a community confronted with the heart of human darkness"--Provided by publisher.

Isadora

New Adult Fiction - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:49
by Gray, Amelia, 1982-
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.
First edition.
viii, 386 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number F GRA
Summary Using the scaffolding of Isadora Duncan's life and the stuff of her spirit, Amelia Gray delivers an incredibly imaginative portrait of the artist. In 1913, the restless world sat on the brink of unimaginable suffering. But for one woman, the darkness of a new era had already made itself at home. Isadora Duncan would come to be known as the mother of modern dance, but in the spring of 1913 she was a grieving mother, after a freak accident in Paris resulted in the drowning death of her two young children. The accident cracked Isadora's life in two: on one side, the brilliant young talent who captivated audiences the world over; on the other, a heartbroken mother spinning dangerously on the edge of sanity.

The heirs : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 15:49
by Rieger, Susan, 1946-
Publisher Crown, [2017]
First edition.
254 pages ; 25 cm
Books
Call Number F RIE

Crazy house

New YA Books - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 03:48
by Patterson, James, 1947-
Publisher Jimmy Patterson Books : LIttle, Brown and Company, 2017.
First edition.
354 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number YA F PAT
Summary In a future world where teenagers are taken, imprisoned, and forced to fight for their survival, well-behaved Cassie will do whatever it takes to save her rebellious twin sister from Death Row.

Milk and honey

New Nonfiction - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 03:48
by Kaur, Rupi,
Publisher Andrews McMeel Publishing, [2015] ©2015
204 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Books
Call Number 811.6 KAU
Summary Milk and honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look.

Television series of the 1970s : essential facts and quirky details

New Nonfiction - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 03:48
by Terrace, Vincent, 1948-
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.
xii, 241 pages 24 cm
Books
Call Number 791.45 TER

Whereas : poems

New Nonfiction - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 03:48
by Dunn, Stephen, 1939-
Publisher W. W. Norton & Company, [2016] ©2017
xi, 61 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number 811.54 DUN

Small great things : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 15:46
by Picoult, Jodi, 1966-
Publisher Ballantine Books, [2016]
First edition.
470 pages : 25 cm.
Books
Call Number 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."--

Diabetic living.

Magazines - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 12:46
Publisher Meredith Corp., 2004-
v. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Magazines/Serials Other
Call Number XX SPR 2016

Illinois State Genealogical Society quarterly.

Magazines - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 12:46
by Illinois State Genealogical Society.
Publisher The Society, 1969
v. ; 27 cm.
Magazines/Serials Other
Call Number XX(493448.1) WIN 2016

Teen Vogue.

Magazines - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 12:46
Publisher Condé Nast Publications, 2001-
v. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Magazines/Serials Other
Call Number XX SEP 2016

The darkness [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 03:45
by McLean, Greg,
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (93 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number HORROR DAR
Summary As a family returns home from vacation at the Grand Canyon, they innocently bring home a supernatural force that preys off their own fears and vulnerabilities, threatening to destroy them from within, while consuming their lives with terrifying consequences.

As time goes by

New Adult Fiction - Sun, 09/10/2017 - 18:44
by Carlson, Melody,
Publisher WhiteFire Publishing, [2017]
312 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number F CAR
Summary In 1942 San Francisco, war has touched every part of the Mulligans lives. With their brother killed at Pearl Harbor, their father recovering from tuberculosis, and their eldest sister a nurse in the Army, those at home are left to keep on, wondering if it's possible to thrive...or only to survive. Pragmatic Margaret struggles with the gap between the dreams she d always fostered of married life and the reality of having a husband an ocean away combined with the concerns for the family store in uncertain times. Colleen has always been considered the superficial sister, but when a chance at her dream of Hollywood makes her second-guess her hopes and tragedy shakes her to her core, her family sees a side of her they never expected. Molly, always the hopeful one, dedicates herself fully to the war effort at home--but can all the optimism in the world guard her against harsh reality? Who can she talk to when troubles come? Each of the Mulligan sisters must do her part to keep the family going and each must find her own new place as the world shifts under their feet and time goes by.

In the valley of the sun : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Sun, 09/10/2017 - 18:44
by Davidson, Andy, 1978-
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing, 2017.
First Edition.
376 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number F DAV
Summary "One night in 1980, a man becomes a monster. Haunted by his past, Travis Stillwell spends his nights searching out women in West Texas honky-tonks. What he does with them doesn't make him proud, just quiets the demons for a little while. But after Travis crosses paths one night with a mysterious pale-skinned girl, he wakes weak and bloodied in his cabover camper the next morning-with no sign of a girl, no memory of the night before. Annabelle Gaskin spies the camper parked behind her motel and offers the cowboy a few odd jobs to pay his board. Travis takes her up on the offer, if only to buy time, to lay low and heal. By day, he mends the old motel, insinuating himself into the lives of Annabelle and her ten-year-old son. By night, in the cave of his camper, he fights an unspeakable hunger. Before long, Annabelle and her boy come to realize that this strange cowboy is not what he seems. Half a state away, a grizzled Texas Ranger is hunting Travis for his past misdeeds, but what he finds will lead him to a revelation far more monstrous. A man of the law, he'll have to decide how far into the darkness he'll go for the sake of justice. When these lives converge on a dusty autumn night, an old evil will find new life-and new blood"--

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