New Fiction and Nonfiction: Relationships, Mutant Hordes, and More!

picture of new releasesAlmost everyday new books arrive at the Library to be processed and then placed on the shelf or in your hands. Take a look at some of the books that have arrived most recently at the Library. Want help getting matched with a book to fit your reading mood? Ask online or at the Fiction/AV/Teen services desk on the second floor.

Newly Arrived Fiction:

Cover of UnderMajorDomo MinorUnderMajorDomo Minor
by Patrick DeWitt
A dark fable following the adventures of an eccentric liar who confronts colorful residents, bitter secrets and murderous agendas working at the village manor.

Cover of Dishing the DirtDishing the Dirt
by M.C. Beaton
Agatha finds herself under suspicion – and must fight to clear her name when a therapist she resents is murdered.

Cover of Koko the MightyKoko the Mighty
by Kieran Shea
Accepting shelter from a cult to avoid a bounty hunter and survive a dangerous storm, ex-mercenary Koko and former cop Flynn help to defeat a horde of mutants.

Cover of The PhotographThe Photograph
by Beverly Lewis
In a 1980s Amish community, three sisters face a time of transition in their family, and each searches for a way to define her own future

Cover of The ScamThe Scam
by Janet Evanovich
Nicolas Fox is a charming con man and master thief on the run. Kate O’Hare is the FBI agent who is hot on his trail. At least that’s what everyone thinks…

Cover of The Zig Zag GirlThe Zig Zag Girl
by Elly Griffiths
Investigating a murder committed in the style of a famous magic trick, Detective Inspector Edgar Stephens reconnects with an illusionist friend from WWII.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newly Arrived Nonfiction:

Cover of The Art of MemoirThe Art of Memoir
by Mary Karr
The author of Lit builds on her memoirs and literary anecdotes to outline her personal writing process while identifying the elements of a successful memoir.

Cover of NegrolandNegroland
by Margo Jefferson
A deeply felt meditation on race, sex, and American culture through the prism of the author’s rarefied upbringing and education among a black elite.

Cover of Yes My Accent is RealYes, My Accent is Real
by Kunal Nayyar
An anthology of humorous, autobiographical essays by the actor best known as Raj from The Big Bang Theory traces his journey from a child in New Delhi to celebrity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of Fast GirlFast Girl
by Suzy Favor Hamilton
A former Olympic athlete and high-end escort reveals her struggles with manic depression, exploring how mental illness both drove her competitively and painfully challenged her personal life.

Cover of Accidental SaintsAccidental Saints
by Nadia Bolz-Weber
Bolz-Weber keeps “stumbling into holy moments” which break through her resistance and sweep her up in transforming relationships where giving, receiving, even embodying grace becomes a way of life. .

Cover of NeurotribesNeurotribes
by Steve Silberman
Silberman provides solutions to the autism puzzle, while mapping out a path toward a more humane world in which people with learning differences and those who love them have access to the resources they need.

 

 

Summaries are from Novelist and Publishers.