New Fiction: College Bucket Lists, First Female Sheriffs, 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 Books:

Cover of A Manual for Cleaning WomenA Manual for Cleaning Women
by Lucia Berlin
A blend of humor and melancholy, these short stories show the miracles of the everyday.

Cover of Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight NightsTwo Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights
by Salman Rushdie
A modern fairy tale set in a world of religious dominance where the supernatural shapes a war over control of Fairyland.

Cover of Girl Waits With GunGirl Waits With Gun
by Amy Stewart
An enthralling novel based on the forgotten true story of one of the nation’s first female deputy sheriffs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of Bream Gives Me HiccupsBream Gives Me Hiccups
by Jesse Eisenberg
The actor and playwright presents a collection of humorous, moving, and inventive stories that explore the ridiculousness of modern-day life.

Cover of The HuntersThe Hunters
by Tom Young
Colonel Michael Parsons and his friend Sophia Gold fly relief supplies into Somalia despite the threats of an attack.

Cover of The Hanging GirlThe Hanging Girl
by Jussi Adler-Olsen
Carl Mørck is pulled into the tragic cold case of a vivacious seventeen-year-old girl who vanished from school, only to be found dead hanging from a tree.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newly Arrived Audiobooks:

Cover of All Played OutAll Played Out
by Cora Carmack
In her senior of college Nell makes a “to do” list of all the activities she wants to do before she graduates. Item #1? Hook up with a jock.

Cover of A Pattern of LiesA Pattern of Lies
by Charles Todd
Bess Crawford journeys to the frontlines of war-torn France and risks her life to protect an important witness from a dangerous assailant.

Cover of Make MeMake Me
by Lee Child
Jack Reacher’s remote traveling stop sets him on an unexpected path of mystery and adventure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of Wind/PinballWind / Pinball
by Haruki Murakami
Powerful, at times surreal, stories of loneliness, obsession, and eroticism, these two novellas bear all the hallmarks of Murakami’s later books.

Cover of Deadly AssetsDeadly Assets
by W.E.B. Griffin
Tensions are high between the Philadelphia police and the Citizens Oversight Committee, and they only get even higher after the committee’s leader is found dead.

Cover of The Lure of the MoonflowerThe Lure of the Moonflower
by Lauren Willig
To stop the French from getting their hands on Queen Maria, who was spirited away by a group of loyalists, Jane Wooliston must team up with a rogue agent who is brilliant–and insubordinate.