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Wish upon [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 08:07
by Leonetti, John R.,
Publisher Broad Green Pictures, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (90 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number HORROR WIS
Summary After her father presents her with a mysterious music box, Clare Shannon is surprised to find her every wish coming true. Her joy slowly morphs into terror as she begins to realize the bloody price of each new wish.

Now [sound recording]

New Music - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 08:07
by Twain, Shania,
Publisher Mercury Nashville, [2017]
Deluxe edition.
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD C&W TWA

Leonardo da Vinci [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 08:07
by Isaacson, Walter,
Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio, [2017]
Unabridged.
14 audio discs (approximately 17 hours) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD B DA VINCI
Summary "He was history's most creative genius. What secrets can he teach us? The author of the acclaimed bestsellers on Steve Jobs, Albert Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography. Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo's astonishing notebooks and new discoveries about his life and work, Walter Isaacson weaves a narrative that connects his art to his science. He shows how Leonardo's genius was based on skills we can improve in ourselves, such as passionate curiosity, careful observation, and an imagination so playful that it flirted with fantasy. He produced the two most famous paintings in history, The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa. But in his own mind, he was just as much a man of science and technology. With a passion that sometimes became obsessive, he pursued innovative studies of anatomy, fossils, birds, the heart, flying machines, botany, geology, and weaponry. His ability to stand at the crossroads of the humanities and the sciences, made iconic by his drawing of Vitruvian Man, made him history's most creative genius"--

Don't let go

New Adult Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 17:06
by Coben, Harlan, 1962-
Publisher Dutton, [2017]
First edition.
vii, 351 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number M COB
Summary "With unmatched suspense and emotional insight, Harlan Coben explores the big secrets and little lies that can destroy a relationship, a family, and even a town in this powerful new thriller. Suburban New Jersey Detective Napoleon "Nap" Dumas hasn't been the same since senior year of high school, when his twin brother Leo and Leo's girlfriend Diana were found dead on the railroad tracks -- and Maura, the girl Nap considered the love of his life, broke up with him and disappeared without explanation. For fifteen years, Nap has been searching, both for Maura and for the real reason behind his brother's death. And now, it looks as though he may finally find what he's been looking for. When Maura's fingerprints turn up in the rental car of a suspected murderer, Nap embarks on a quest for answers that only leads to more questions -- about the woman he loved, about the childhood friends he thought he knew, about the abandoned military base near where he grew up, and mostly about Leo and Diana -- whose deaths are darker and far more sinister than Nap ever dared imagine"--

Raising Trump

New Biographies - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 14:06
by Trump, Ivana,
Publisher Gallery Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2017.
First Gallery Books hardcover edition.
viii, 293 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number B TRUMP
Summary The former wife of Donald Trump reflects on her life, from her childhood in communist Czechoslovakia and successes as a businesswoman to her views on motherhood and the ways her ex-husband's election has changed their children's lives.

Death overdue

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 14:05
by Brook, Allison,
Publisher Crooked Lane, 2017.
First edition.
329 pages ; 22 cm.
Books
Call Number M BRO
Summary When Carrie Singleton's first event as head of programs at a small local library ends up in the sudden death of the presenter, she is determined to investigate, convinced this death is connected to another cold-case murder.

A Cajun Christmas killing : a Cajun country mystery

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 14:05
by Byron, Ellen,
Publisher Crooked Lane, 2017.
First edition.
298 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number M BYR

Twelve slays of Christmas

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 14:05
by Frost, Jacqueline,
Publisher Crooked Lane, 2017.
First edition.
311 pages ; 22 cm.
Books
Call Number M FRO

Inherit the bones

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 14:05
by Littlejohn, Emily,
Publisher Minotaur Books, 2016.
First edition.
321 pages ; 25 cm.
Books
Call Number M LIT
Summary "Secrets and lies can't stay buried forever in Cedar Valley. In the summer, hikers and campers pack the small Colorado town's meadows and fields. And in the winter, skiers and snowboarders take over the mountains. Season by season, year after year, time passes and the lies, like the aspens and evergreens that surround the town, take root and spread deep. Now, someone has uncovered the lies, and it is his murder that continues a chain of events that began almost forty years ago. Detective Gemma Monroe's investigation takes her from the seedy grounds of a traveling circus to the powerful homes of those who would control Cedar Valley's future. Six-months pregnant, with a partner she can't trust and colleagues who know more than they're saying, Gemma tracks a killer who will stop at nothing to keep those secrets buried. Beautifully written with a riveting plot and a richly drawn cast of characters, Inherit the Bones is a mesmerizing debut from Emily Littlejohn" --

Cast iron

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 14:05
by May, Peter, 1951-
Publisher Quercus, 2017. ©2017
310 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number M MAY
Summary "In 1989, a killer dumped the body of twenty-year-old Lucie Martin into a picturesque lake in the west of France. Fourteen years later, during a summer heat wave, a drought exposed her remains--bleached bones amid the scorched mud and slime. No one was ever convicted of her murder. But now, forensic expert Enzo Macleod is reviewing this stone-cold case--the toughest of the seven he has been challenged to solve. But when Enzo finds a flaw in the original evidence surrounding Lucie's murder, he opens a Pandora's box that not only raises old ghosts but also endangers his entire family"-- Amazon.com

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Robinson, Angela, 1971-
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 108 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA PRO
Summary The story of psychologist William Moulton Marston, the polyamorous relationship between his wife and his mistress, the creation of his beloved comic book character Wonder Woman, and the controversy the comic generated.

The square [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Östlund, Ruben, 1974-
Publisher Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2018]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 151 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR SQU
Summary Christian is the respected curator of a contemporary Stockholm art museum, a divorced but devoted father of two who drives an electric car and supports good causes. His next show is "The Square", an installation which invites passersby to altruism, reminding them of their role as responsible fellow human beings. But sometimes, it is difficult to live up to your own ideals: Christian's foolish response to the theft of his phone drags him into shameful situations. Meanwhile, the museum's PR agency has created an unexpected campaign for "The Square". The response is overblown and sends Christian, as well as the museum, into an existential crisis.

M A N I A [sound recording]

New Music - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Fall Out Boy (Musical group),
Publisher Island Records, [2017] ℗2017
[Explicit version].
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP FAL

Collateral [sound recording]

New Music - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Phillips, Phillip, 1990-
Publisher 19 Recordings : Interscope, [2018] ℗2018
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP PHI

On air [sound recording]

New Music - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Rolling Stones,
Publisher UMe, [2017] ℗2017
1 audio disc (50 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP ROL
Summary Recordings of live broadcasts for a variety of BBC television and radio programs.

The hostess with the ghostess

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Copperman, E. J., 1957-
Publisher Crooked Lane, 2018. ©2018
First edition.
vi, 325 pages ; 22 cm.
Books
Call Number M COP
Summary If Alison Kerby really wanted peace and quiet, she never should have opened the Haunted Guesthouse. The Jersey Shore lodge's latest polter-guest is Richard Harrison, the recently murdered brother of long-time resident ghost PI Paul Harrison. Alas, a beyond-the-grave brotherly reunion is nowhere in the foreseeable future - phantasmal Paul left the guesthouse months before for parts unknown, and for all her ghost-whispering prowess, Alison has no idea how to find him. And she's going to need Paul, because Richard's isn't the only murder still unsolved. Richard, a lawyer in life, tells Alison that he had been working the case of a woman accused of murdering her stepfather. When Richard got too close to the truth, he was permanently silenced. Now, as Alison searches for Paul, she gets a creeping sensation that the murderer doesn't appreciate her snooping around. If she doesn't succeed in her hunt, she has the feeling that she'll be the next to haunt the house.

Worst fear

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Hilton, Matt, 1966-
Publisher Severn House, 2017. ©2017.
First world edition.
236 pages ; 23 cm
Books
Call Number M HIL
Summary "When the body of Tess Grey's former university roommate is found on a rocky Maine beach, having fallen from the cliffs above, the initial verdict is suicide. But why would Chelsea Grace, who was terrified of heights, have chosen to end her life in a way that invoked her very worst fear? Tess determines to find out."--Publisher's description.

Montreal noir

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by McFetridge, John, 1959-
Publisher Akashic Books, [2017] ©2017
314 pages : illustration, map ; 21 cm
Books
Call Number M MON
Summary Following the success of Toronto Noir, the Noir Series explores new Canadian terrain, featuring both English and Francophone authors.

Best friends forever : a novel

New Adult Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Hunt, Margot,
Publisher MIRA, [2018]
330 pages ; 24 cm
Books
Call Number F HUN
Summary An intense friendship between the wealthy, manipulative Kat and the financially and emotionally struggling Alice takes a disturbing turn when Kat's loutish husband tumbles from the balcony of their mansion home and new revelations come to light.

Mister Tender's girl

New Adult Fiction - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:05
by Wilson, Carter (Novelist),
Publisher Sourcebooks Landmark, [2018]
391 pages ; 21 cm
Books
Call Number F WIL
Summary "How far are you willing to go for Mister Tender? At fourteen, Alice Hill was viciously attacked by two of her classmates and left to die. The teens claim she was a sacrifice for a man called Mister Tender, but that could never be true: Mister Tender doesn't exist. His sinister character is pop-culture fiction, created by Alice's own father in a series of popular graphic novels. Over a decade later, Alice has changed her name and is trying to heal. But someone is watching her. They know more about Alice than any stranger could: her scars, her fears, and the secrets she keeps locked away. She can try to escape her past, but Mister Tender is never far behind. He will come with a smile that seduces, and a dark whisper in her ear..."--Page [4] of cover.

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