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Almost Christmas [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 08:49
by Talbert, David E.,
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
1 videodisc (111 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY ALM
Summary A beloved patriarch asks his family for one gift this holiday season: to get along. If they can honor that wish and spend five days under the same roof without killing one another, it will be a Christmas miracle.

The dark lake

New Mystery Fiction - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 08:49
by Bailey, Sarah (Australian author),
Publisher Grand Central Publishing, 2017.
First U.S. hardcover edition.
xii, 384 pages ; 24 cm
Call Number F BAI
Summary The lead homicide investigator in a rural town, Detective Sergeant Gemma Woodstock is deeply unnerved when a high school classmate is found strangled, her body floating in a lake. And not just any classmate, but Rosalind Ryan, whose beauty and inscrutability exerted a magnetic pull on Smithson High School, first during Rosalind's student years and then again when she returned to teach drama. As much as Rosalind's life was a mystery to Gemma when they were students together, her death presents even more of a puzzle. What made Rosalind quit her teaching job in Sydney and return to her hometown? Why did she live in a small, run-down apartment when her father was one of the town's richest men? And despite her many admirers, did anyone in the town truly know her? Rosalind's enigmas frustrate and obsess Gemma, who has her own dangerous secrets--an affair with her colleague and past tragedies that may not stay in the past.

Black Butler. Vol. 25

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Toboso, Yana, 1984-
Publisher Yen Press, [2018]
178 pages
Regular print
Call Number GN YA F TOB
Summary A mysterious cult mesmerises legions of spectators with glorious rituals of song and dance. But the unbridled passion it inspires in its followers gives Queen Victoria cause for concern, and she urges Earl Ciel Phantomhive and his expert butler, Sebastian, to do some digging.

Mighty Thor. Vol. 4, The war Thor

New YA Graphic Novels and Manga - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Aaron, Jason,
Publisher Marvel Worldwide, [2018]
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 27 cm
Call Number GN YA F THO
Summary "Who is the new Ultimate Thor? The Ultimate Universe's Thor died defending the Multiverse, but his hammer remains. Who wields it now? Ponder that question along with Jane Foster, the Mighty Thor, as she faces the Ultimate team-up! War is coming to the Ten Realms - and when the Queen of Cinders sets them ablaze, even the combined might of not one, not two, but three Thors may not be enough to put out the flames! Meanwhile, Malekith's army grows and the looming conflict reaches Asgard's doorstep! But even the fire of Muspelheim pales beside the fury of the Ultimate Thor...and with his thunder comes his vengeance!" --

Sir Rosevelt (CD) [sound recording]

New Music - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Sir Rosevelt.
Publisher New Elektra, 2017.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number XX(1662573.2)
Summary Zac Brown, Niko Moon, and Ben Simonetti unite as a trio to create a thoroughly original sound marrying pop, dance, acoustic instrumentation, and a distinctive Southern sensibility.

The healing self : a revolutionary new plan to supercharge your immunity and stay well for life

New Books on CD - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Chopra, Deepak,
Publisher Random House Audio, 2018.
10 audio discs (12 1/2 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD 615.8 CHO
Summary Combining the best current medical knowledge with a new approach grounded in integrative medicine, Chopra and Tanzi offer a groundbreaking new model of healing and the healing system, one of the main mysteries in the mind-body connection.

You're not that great : (but neither is anyone else) [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Gale, Elan,
Publisher Blackstone Audio ; Hachette Audio, [2017]
3 audio discs (4 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD 818.602 GAL
Summary A tongue-in-cheek guide reveals how to harness negativity to make actual improvements, explaining how everyday feelings of poor self-esteem, regret, and shame can become tools for a life on one's own terms.

Promise not to tell [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Krentz, Jayne Ann,
Publisher Recorded Books, [2018] ℗2018
9 audio discs (approximately 10 hours, 30 minutes) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number XX(1650177.2)
Summary "Seattle gallery owner Virginia Troy has spent years battling the demons that stem from her childhood time in a cult and the night a fire burned through the compound, killing her mother. And now one of her artists has taken her own life, but not before sending Virginia a last picture: a painting that makes Virginia doubt everything about the so-called suicide--and her own past. Like Virginia, private investigator Cabot Sutter was one of the children in the cult who survived that fire ... and only he can help her now. As they struggle to unravel the clues in the painting, it becomes clear that someone thinks Virginia knows more than she does and that she must be stopped. Thrown into an inferno of desire and deception, Virginia and Cabot draw ever closer to the mystery of their shared memories--and the shocking fate of the one man who still wields the power to destroy everything they hold dear"--

Sisters like us [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Mallery, Susan,
Publisher Harlequin Audio, [2018]
9 audio discs (approximately 11 hours) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number XX(1655813.1)
Summary Separately they may be a mess, but together Harper and Stacey can survive anything: their indomitable mother, overwhelming maternity stores, and exes' weddings. This is a delightful look at sisters, mothers, and daughters in today's fast-paced world, told with Susan Mallery's trademark warmth and humor.

Forty dead men

New Mystery Fiction - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Casey, Donis,
Publisher Poisoned Pen Press, 2018. ©2018
First edition.
206 pages : illustration, maps ; 23 cm.
Call Number M CAS

Seven dead

New Mystery Fiction - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Farjeon, J. Jefferson (Joseph Jefferson), 1883-1955.
Publisher Poisoned Pen Press, 2018.
First US trade paperback edition.
233 pages ; 21 cm.
Call Number M FAR
Summary Ted Lyte, amateur thief, has chosen an isolated house by the coast for his first robbery. But Haven House is no ordinary country home. While hunting for silverware to steal, Ted stumbles upon a locked room containing seven dead bodies. Detective Inspector Kendall takes on the case with the help of passing yachtisman Thomas Hazeldean. The search for the house's absent owners brings Hazeldean across the Channel to Boulogne, where he finds more than one motive to stay and investigate.

Love by the numbers

New Adult Fiction - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Hilton, Laura V., 1963-
Publisher Whitaker House, [2018] ©2018
272 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Call Number F HIL
Summary "After a buggy accident claims the life of her fiancé Lydia Hershberger makes a fresh start in Jamesport, Missouri, managing a gift store, where she meets Caleb Bontrager, the young man hired to do the bookkeeping. When false allegations by the bishop back home catch up with Lydia, can she clear her name and find lasting happiness?"--Provided by publisher"--

Killed in action : an equalizer novel

New Adult Fiction - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:49
by Sloan, Michael, 1946-
Publisher St. Martin's Press, 2018.
First edition.
324 pages ; 25 cm
Call Number F SLO
Summary McCall's first client is a distraught mother who is desperate to locate her young daughter, drawn into the shadowy world of white slavery. But this client may not be all she appears to be. At the time same, McCall is approached by a diplomat who works for the United Nations. Her son, an American Captain in the US Army, is part of a contingent advising Syrian Rebel forces in their fight against the Jihadists. He has been reported KIA, but his body has not been found. His mother asks McCall to find out if her son is alive or dead. When McCall embarks on a suicidal rescue mission in Syria, he stumbles upon a terror plot aimed at the United States. McCall discovers the key to the terror attacks is his one-time boss, Control, the head of a spy organization called The Company. He is missing. His life has been deleted from all personal and intelligence records, as if he never existed. McCall has to find his old friend and stop these terror attacks from being carried out on American soil.

Coolaid [sound recording]

New Music - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 02:46
by Snoop Dogg, 1972-
Publisher eOne Music, [2016]
[Explicit version]
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP SNO