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New Books for Adults: 4/19/17


006.309 D                                                                       2017

Thinking machines: the quest for artificial intelligence–and where it’s taking us next / Luke Dormehl.


158.1 N                                                                            2014

Chicken soup for the soul: find your inner strength: 101 empowering stories of resilience, positive thinking & overcoming challenges / [compiled by] Amy Newmark; foreword by Fran Drescher.


248.8 Y                                                                            2013

The question that never goes away: what is God up to or not in a world of such tragedy and pain? / Philip Yancey.


302.2 C                                                                            2016

The power of off: the mindful way to stay sane in a virtual world / Nancy Colier.


305.242 B                                                                       2015

The born frees: writing with the girls of Gugulethu / Kimberly Burge.


305.8 C                                                                            2016

South Africa: the rise and fall of apartheid / Nancy L. Clark and William H. Worger.


306.89 R                                                                          2016

The optimist’s guide to divorce: how to get through your breakup and create a new life you love / Suzanne Riss & Jill Sockwell.


320.973 B                                                                       2014

Latino America: how America’s most dynamic population is poised to transform the politics of the nation / Matt Barreto and Gary M. Segura; with contributions from Elizabeth Bergman, Loren Collingwood, David Damore, Justin Gross, Blanca Flor Guillen, Sylvia Manzano, Adrian Pantoja, Francisco Pedraza, Gabriel Sanchez, and Ali Valenzuela.


331.11 K                                                                          2017

Post grad: five women and their first year out of college / Caroline Kitchener.


332.024 S                                                                        2017

You are a badass at making money: master the mindset of wealth / Jean Sincero.


345.73 L                                                                          2017

Stand your ground: a history of America’s love affair with lethal self-defense / Caroline E. Light.


346.7303 M                                                                   2015

How to win your personal injury claim / Attorney Joseph L. Matthews.


346.7305 H                                                                     2016

The essential executor’s handbook: a quick and handy resource for dealing with wills, trusts, benefits, and probate / by David G. Hoffman, JD.



361.7 C                                                                             2017

The givers: wealth, power, and philanthropy in a new gilded age / David Callahan.


362.109 R                                                                       2017

An American sickness: how healthcare became big business and how you can take it back / Elisabeth Rosenthal.
362.29 O                                                                          2017

Blitzed: drugs in the Third Reich / Norman Ohler; translated by Shaun Whiteside.


363.25 H                                                                         2014

The skeleton crew: how amateur sleuths are solving America’s coldest cases / Deborah Halber.


370.15 L                                                                          2017

U thrive: how to succeed in college and life / Daniel Lerner, Alan Schlechter, MD.


388.3 W                                                                          2017

How cycling can save the world / Peter Walker.


523.2 S                                                                             2017

Exoplanets: diamond worlds, super Earths, pulsar planets, and the new search for life beyond our solar system / Michael Summers, James Trefil.


609.73 B                                                                          2016

America the ingenius: how a nation of dreamers, immigrants, and tinkerers changed the world / Kevin Baker; illustrations by Chris Dent.


613.2 K                                                                            2017

The reducetarian solution: how the surprisingly simple act of reducing the amount of meat in your diet can transform your health and the planet / edited by Brian Kateman ; foreword by Mark Bittman; recipes by Pat Crocker.


613.2 M                                                                           2017

The whole foods diet: the lifesaving plan for health and longevity / John Mackey, Alona Pulde, MD, and Matthew Lederman, MD; foreword by Dean Ornish, MD.


613.69 I                                                                           2016

The Swiss army knife book: 63 outdoor projects / Felix Immler; photography by Matthew Worden.


613.7 S                                                                             2017

Every body yoga: let go of fear, get on the mat, love your body / by Jessamyn Stanley.


613.71 C                                                                          2017

Ballerina body: dancing and eating your way to a leaner, stronger, and more graceful you / Misty Copeland, with Charisse Jones; movement and dance photography by Henry Leutwyler, food photography by Amy Roth.



616.8498 W                                                                    2017

The sleep solution: why your sleep is broken and how to fix it / W. Chris Winter, MD.


629.4 T                                                                            2016

A space traveler’s guide to the Solar System / Mark Thompson.


635.9 N                                                                            2016

Raised bed revolution: build it, fill it, plant it … garden anywhere / Tara Nolan.


635.9 S                                                                             2017

Succulents: the ultimate guide to choosing, designing, and growing 200 easy-care plants / by Robin Stockwell with Kathleen Norris Brenzel.
641.2 B                                                                             2017

Cork dork: a wine-fueled adventure among the obsessive sommeliers, big bottle hunters, and rogue scientists who taught me to live for taste / Bianca Bosker.


641.5975 S                                                                     2017

Princess Pamela’s soul food cookbook: a mouth-watering treasury of Afro-American recipes: the beloved classic now back in print after 45 years / Pamela Strobel; introduction by Matt Lee and Ted Lee.


641.85 C                                                                          2017

Candy is magic: real ingredients, modern recipes / Jami Curl; photography by Maggie Kirkland; illustrations by Michelle Ott.


658.4 L                                                                             2017

Boss bitch: a simple 12-step plan to take charge of your career / Nicole Lapin.


709.04 E                                                                          2017

Abstract art / Dietmar Elger ; Uta Grosenick (Ed.).


709.04 H                                                                         2016

Abstract expressionism / Barbara Hess; Uta Grosenick (Ed.); translation, Michael Scuffil.


720.92 J                                                                           2016

Zaha Hadid, 1950-2016: the explosion reforming space / Philip Jodidio.


720.92 P                                                                          2015

Frank Lloyd Wright, 1867-1959: building for democracy / Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer.


743.4 S                                                                             2016

People: super-quick techniques for amazing drawings / Pete Scully.


743.84 S                                                                          2016

Architecture: super-quick techniques for amazing drawings / Liz Steel.



759.5 T                                                                              2016

Raphael, 1483-1520: the invention of the High Renaissance / Christof Thoenes.


759.9 D                                                                            2015

Piet Mondrian, 1872-1944: structures in space / Susanne Deicher.


759.9 K                                                                            2015

Frida Kahlo 1907-1954: pain and passion / Andrea Kettenmann.


780.23 H                                                                         2017

How to make it in the new music business: practical tips on building a loyal following and making a living as a musician / Ari Herstand.


780.9 D                                                                            2015

Auld Lang Syne: words to songs you used to know / compiled by Karen Dolby.


796.323 W                                                                      2017

Return of the king: LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the greatest comeback in NBA history / Brian Windhorst and Dave McMenamin.


796.334 G                                                                       2017

How to watch soccer / Ruud Gullit; translated from the Dutch by Sam Herman.


808.83 M                                                                        2016

Mountain Christmas brides: nine historical novellas celebrate faith and love in the Rocky Mountains / Susan Page Davis, Carrie Turansky, Mildred Colvin, Mary Davis, Lena Nelson Dooley, Darlene Franklin, Debby Lee, Tamela Hancock Murray, Gina Welborn.


821.08 P                                                                          2006

The Penguin book of First World War poetry / edited by George Walter.


822 B                                                                                2011

Waiting for Godot: tragicomedy in two acts / by Samuel Beckett, translated from the original French text by the author.


822 B                                                                                1976

Ends and odds: nine dramatic pieces / by Samuel Beckett.


822 B                                                                                2009

Krapp’s last tape and other dramatic pieces / Samuel Beckett.


822 C                                                                                2012

The mousetrap and other plays / by Agatha Christie.


822 C                                                                                1999

Three plays: Blithe spirit, Hay fever, Private lives / Noel Coward; introduction by Philip Hoare.



822 O                                                                                1982

Look back in anger / by John Osborne


822 S                                                                                2005

Equus / Peter Shaffer.


883 G                                                                               2016

Homer / Barbara Graziosi.


910.4 D                                                                            2017

Pirate women: the princesses, prostitutes, and privateers who ruled the Seven Seas / Laura Sook Duncombe.


910.452 W                                                                      2017

Ice ghosts: the epic hunt for the lost Franklin Expedition / Paul Watson.


917.28 G                                                                         2016

Frommer’s Panama / by Nicholas Gill.


917.304 R                                                                       2017

The rough guide to the USA / this twelfth edition updated by Nick Edwards [and eight others].


917.59 F                                                                          2017

Family guide Florida.


918.04 S                                                                          2016

South America on a shoestring / written and research by Regis St Louis, Sandra Bao, Celeste Brash, Gregor Clark, Alex Egerton, Brian Kluepfel, Tom Masters, Carolyn McCarthy, Kevin Raub, Paul Smith, Phillip Tang, Lucas Vidgen.


919.4 R                                                                            2017

The rough guide to Australia / this edition updated by Melanie Ball [and seven others].


921 C7125                                                                      2017

Cravings : how I conquered food: a memoir / Judy Collins.


921 D5825                                                                      2017

The yellow envelope: one gift, three rules, and a life-changing journey around the world / Kim Dinan.


921 G396                                                                        2017

Letters to a young Muslim / Omar Saif Ghobash.


921 H6624                                                                      2016

No Way But Gentlenesse: A memoir of how Kes, my kestrel, changed my life / Richard Hines.


921 J525                                                                          2017

The secrets of my life / Caitlyn Jenner; with Buzz Bissinger.


921 J7654                                                                       2017

Ballplayer / Chipper Jones, with Carroll Rogers Walton.


921 L649                                                                         2017

Letterman: the last giant of late night / Jason Zinoman.


921 M27                                                                         2010

Young Mandela / David James Smith.


921 P1731                                                                      2017

Arnie: the life of Arnold Palmer / Tom Callahan.


921 P446                                                                         2017

Life’s work: from the trenches, a moral argument for choice / Dr. Willie Parker.


921 R929                                                                         2017

Rumi’s secret: the life of the Sufi poet of love / Brad Gooch.


921 T871                                                                         2015

Trump: the art of the deal / Donald J. Trump with Tony Schwartz.


921 V745                                                                        2017

Born both: an intersex life / Hida Viloria.


929 F779                                                                         2016

Love that boy: what two presidents, eight road trips, and my son taught me about a parent’s expectations / Ron Fournier.


929 P9545                                                                      2017

The most beautiful: my life with Prince / Mayte Garcia.


968.048 M                                                                      2008

Diamonds, gold, and war: the British, the Boers, and the making of South Africa / Martin Meredith.


973.09 H                                                                         2017

First ladies and American women: in politics and at home / Jill Abraham Hummer.


975.3 O                                                                            2017

Official guide to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture / National Museum of African American History and Culture; Kathleen M. Kendrick.


BOOK ON CD – 808.8 O                                               2017

O’s little book of calm & comfort [sound recording] / the editors of O, the Oprah magazine.


BOOK ON CD – FICTION ILE                                         2017

Mississippi blood: [sound recording] / Greg Iles, #1 New York times bestselling author of The Natchez burning trilogy.


BOOK ON CD – FICTION KOS                                      2017

The shadow land: [sound recording] / Elizabeth Kostova.


FANTASY ANT                                                                2017

Ghost writer in the sky / Piers Anthony.


FICTION BAL                                                                   2017

The fix / David Baldacci.


FICTION BAU                                                                  2017

A line made by walking / Sara Baume.


FICTION BOY                                                                  2017

Long black veil: a novel / Jennifer Finney Boylan.


FICTION CAL                                                                   2017

The night she won Miss America: a novel / Michael Callahan.


FICTION CHA                                                                  2016

Sarah’s orphans / Vannetta Chapman.


FICTION CON                                                                 2017

Cruel winter : a County Cork mystery / Sheila Connolly.


FICTION DIC                                                                    2017

Finding Gideon / Eric Jerome Dickey.


FICTION GAR                                                                  2016

Bilgewater / Jane Gardam.


FICTION HAR                                                                  2015

Keep the home fires burning: War at Home, 1915 / Cynthia Harrod-Eagles.


FICTION HAR                                                                  2017

Pursued / Lisa Harris.


FICTION HAR                                                                  2016

The land of my dreams: war at home, 1916 / Cynthia Harrod-Eagles.


FICTION HAU                                                                 2017

For the most beautiful: a novel of the women of Troy / Emily Hauser.


FICTION LAN                                                                  2017

Once in a Blue Moon Lodge: a novel / Lorna Landvik.


FICTION LEW                                                                  2017

The ebb tide / Beverly Lewis.


FICTION MER                                                                 2017

The delight of being ordinary: a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama / Roland Merullo.
FICTION MIL                                                                    2017

The chapel car bride / Judith Miller.


FICTION PRI                                                                    2013

Savannah / Eugenia Price.


FICTION RIL                                                                    2017

The shadow sister: Star’s story / Lucinda Riley.


FICTION RIO                                                                   2017

If we were villains / M.L. Rio.


FICTION SHR                                                                  2017

The stars are fire: a novel / Anita Shreve.


FICTION SPE                                                                   2013

Then came heaven / LaVyrle Spencer.


FICTION VAN                                                                  2017

Spoils: a novel / Brian Van Reet.


FICTION WHI                                                                  2017

The night the lights went out / Karen White.


FICTION WOO                                                                2017

Fast & loose / Stuart Woods.


GEN 929 M433                                                              2017

Daniel Matheny: maverick tailor from Virginia, 1829-1876 / Nancy Bronte Matheny.


GEN 975.5 H                                                                  2003

Standing Firm? : conscientious objectors in the confederacy.


LAW 344.75 M                                                              2017

Medical malpractice law in Virginia / Malcolm P. McConnell III, Editor.


LAW 345.75 B                                                                2017

Trial of capital murder cases in Virginia / Ronald J. Bacigal, Jonathan P. Sheldon, Joseph T. Flood.


LAW 346.73 N                                                               2017

Repossessions / Carolyn L. Carter; contributing authors, Jonathan Sheldon, John W. Van Alst, Tara Twomey, Jeremiah Battle, Jr.



LAW 346.75 E                                                                 2017

Elder law in Virginia / editor: Christopher M. McCarthy, White & McCarthy, LLP / Midlothian Va.


LAW 347.75 S                                                                2016

A Virginia-specific summary guide:  attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine / Thomas E. Spahn, McGuire Woods LLP.


LG-PT 230 G                                                                   2017

Peace with God: the secret of happiness / by Billy Graham.


LG-PT 636.7 S                                                                 2017

Rescuing Penny Jane: one shelter volunteer, countless dogs, and the quest to find them all homes / Amy Sutherland.


LG-PT 921 C4754                                                          2017

Prince Charles: the passions and paradoxes of an improbable life / Sally Bedell Smith.


LG-PT 921 F305                                                             2017

This life I live: one man’s extraordinary, ordinary life and the woman who changed it forever / Rory Feek.


LG-PT 921 O1179                                                          2017

The meaning of Michelle: 16 writers on the iconic first lady and how her journey inspires our own / edited by Veronica Chambers.


LG-PT 929 K81                                                               2017

Once we were sisters: a memoir / Sheila Kohler.


LG-PT FICTION ALB                                                       2017

The general’s women / Susan Wittig Albert.


LG-PT FICTION ALB                                                       2017

The Last Chance Olive Ranch / Susan Wittig Albert.


LG-PT FICTION ALE                                                       2017

Urgent care / Hannah Alexander.


LG-PT FICTION BRO                                                      2017

The barefoot summer / Carolyn Brown.


LG-PT FICTION BYR                                                       2017

A lady in disguise / Sandra Byrd.


LG-PT FICTION CHA                                                      2017

Raging storm / Vannetta Chapman.


LG-PT FICTION COG                                                     2017

The burning page: an invisible library novel / by Genevieve Cogman.


LG-PT FICTION FRA                                                       2017

This is how it always is / Laurie Frankel.


LG-PT FICTION FUL                                                       2017

Written in love / Kathleen Fuller.


LG-PT FICTION GOO                                                     2017

Nest / Terry Goodkind.


LG-PT FICTION GRA                                                      2017

An uncommon protector / Shelley Shepard Gray.


LG-PT FICTION HAR                                                      2017

The runaway midwife / Patricia Harman.


LG-PT FICTION HIL                                                        2017

World, chase me down / Andrew Hilleman.


LG-PT FICTION HOA                                                     2017

In the country of the blind / Edward Hoagland.


LG-PT FICTION JAC                                                       2017

Expecting to die / Lisa Jackson.


LG-PT FICTION JIO                                                        2017

Always / Sarah Jio.


LG-PT FICTION JOH                                                       2017

Monahan’s massacre / William W. Johnstone with J.A. Johnstone.


LG-PT FICTION KEE                                                       2017

Justice, my brother: a novel of Oklahoma in the early nineteen hundreds / James Keene.


LG-PT FICTION LEO                                                       2017

Earthly remains / Donna Leon.


LG-PT FICTION MCL                                                      2017

The road to enchantment / Kaya McLaren.


LG-PT FICTION PAI                                                        2017

Dead man’s ca*non / Lauran Paine.


LG-PT FICTION TAY                                                       2017

The ashes of London / Andrew Taylor.


LG-PT FICTION TUR                                                      2017

Shine like the dawn / Carrie Turansky.


LG-PT FICTION WHI                                                      2017

The night the lights went out / Karen White.


LG-PT FICTION YOU                                                      2017

Fighting blood / Gordon Young.


MYSTERY HAR                                                               2017

Falling darkness / Karen Harper.


MYSTERY HIL                                                                  2017

Song of the lion / Anne Hillerman.


MYSTERY MAL                                                               2017

Devil’s breath: a Max Tudor mystery / G.M. Malliet.


MYSTERY PAR                                                                2017

Fallout / Sara Paresky.


OV 346.7305 C                                                              2017

Make your own living trust / attorney Denis Clifford.


OV 579.6 J                                                                      2000

The mushroom guide and identifier: the ultimate guide to identifying, picking and using mushrooms / Peter Jordan.


SCI-FI MAS                                                                      2017

Void star / Zachary Mason.


SCI-FI MOO                                                                     2017

Cold welcome / Elizabeth Moon.


SCI-FI ZAH                                                                       2017

Star wars. Thrawn / Timothy Zahn.


VAULT 975.592 V                                                          2016

Village Library : 40 years and still going strong/ ompiled by Barbara Andes.