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Deadly Harvest by Michael Stanley

Deadly HarvestA Detective Kubu Mystery ~ "Readers may be lured to Africa by the landscape, but it takes a great character like Kubu to win our loyalty." - New York Times Book Review

Place a hold on Deadly Harvest

 

 

 

New Contemporary Romance titles...

The Love ShackThe Love Shack (Beach House No. 9) by Christie Ridgway
The Second Chance Café by Alison Kent 
Too Hot to Handle by Victoria Dahl 
Currant Creek Valley by RaeAnne Thayne 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Mysteries...

Midnight at Marble ArchMidnight at Marble Arch: a Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel by Anne Perry
The Golden Egg (Commisario Guido Brunetti series) by Donna Leon 
Alive! A Valentino Mystery by Loren D. Estleman 
Sweet Tea Revenge (a Tea Shop Mystery) by Laura Childs 
The Famous and the Dead (Charlie Hood series) by T. Jefferson Parker 

 

 


 

 

New Fiction...

 Dangerous Refuge  Marriage Matters  Nowhere but Home  Palisades Park  A Nearly Perfect Copy  The Interestings Read more

New Thrillers...

Island 731Island 731 by Jeremy Robinson  ~ The high adventure of James Rollins meets the gripping suspense of Matthew Reilly in Robinson's explosive new thriller.

Capital Punishment by Robert Wilson ~ Capital Punishment is a thrilling journey to the dark side of people and places that lie just out of view, waiting for the moment to tear a life apart.

No Way Back by Andrew Gross ~ a thrilling page-turner from Andrew Gross, the New York Times bestselling author of 15 Seconds and The Blue Zone. One woman is framed for a horrific crime, and desperate to prove her innocence.

 

 

Poetry Books

Angles of Ascent: a Norton Anthology of Contemporary African American Poetry edited by Charles Henry Rowell
Death Dance of a Butterfly by Melba Joyce Boyd ~ "an insightful examination of her relationships with family, friends, and collegues. She writes of the complexities, joys and sadnesses of lives shared, and the influences of daily living on them."
Two Yvonnes by Jessica Greenbaum ~ Written in "plain American that cats and dogs can read," as Marianne Moore phrased it.
Place: New Poems by Jorie Graham ~ An extraordinary American artist whom The New Yorker calls "a mesmerizing voice" Graham is renowned for poetry that is startling, original, and deeply relevant, and has been placed in the poetic lineage of such masters as T.S. Eliot and John Ashbery.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Romance titles...

Thrill RideThrill Ride by Julie Ann Walker
The Wanderer by Robyn Carr 
Sand Castle Bay by Sherryl Woods  
Seeing is Believing by Erin McCarthy  
The Summer he Came Home by Juliana Stone  

 

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New Science Fiction...

Empty SpaceEmpty Space: a Haunting by M. John Harrison
Protector: a Foreigner novel by C. J. Cherryh 
Shadow of Freedom: Honor Harrington series by David Weber
Hellhole: Awakening by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waterford Genealogical Society's 10th Annual Lock-In

Registration is now open for the Waterford Genealogical Society's annual "lock-in" event, held at the library.  Enjoy an evening of classes, research, discussion, and a light supper.  This event has been very successful in previous years, and registration does fill up quickly. To register, fill out this form and mail it in with your registration fee.  Registration forms are also available at the Adult Services desk in the library.

New Mysteries...

Leaving Everthing Most LovedLeaving Everything Most Loved: a Maisie Dobbs Novel by Jacqueline Winspear
Death of Yesterday: a Hamish Macbeth Mystery by M. C. Beaton
Scratchgravel Road by Tricia Fields 
Deadly Virtues by Jo Bannister  
A Matter of Trust: a Mia Quinn Mystery by Lis Wiehl  
The Missing File by D. A. Mishani
Killer Honeymoon by G. A. McKevett