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December 2010 Acquisitions

List of Robey Memorial Library's new books/video/audio materials

Adult FICTION:
Afshar, Tessa- Pearl in the sand [paperback]
Austin, Lynn N.- While we’re far apart [large print]
Bourne, Joanna- The forbidden rose [paperback]
Casey, Kathryn- The killing storm
Clancy, Tom- Dead or alive
Cornwell, Patricia- Port mortuary
Dickens, Charles- A tale of two cities; and Great expectations
Donoghue, Emma- Room
Dugoni, Robert- Bodily harm
Grossman, David- To the end of the land
Grunwald, Lisa- The irresistible Henry House
Jacobson, Alan- Velocity: a Karen Vail novel
Jordan, Robert- The fires of heaven [paperback]
Kincaid, Gregory D.- Christmas with Tucker [large print]
Larsson, Stieg- The girl who kicked the hornet’s nest
Machart, Bruce- The wake of forgiveness
Magson, Adrian- Red Station
McCaffrey, Anne- Catacombs: a tale of the Barque cats
Oates, Joyce Carol- Give me your heart: tales of mystery & suspense
Patterson, James- The gift
Pearl, Matthew- The Poe shadow
Rice, Anne- Of love & evil: the songs of the seraphim
Select editions [large print]
Shinn, Sharon- The thirteenth house [paperback]
Shreve, Anita- Rescue
Stauffer, Kathleen- We see in a mirror darkly [Iowa author]
Sullivan, Michael J.- Necessary heartbreak: a novel of faith & forgiveness
Webb, Peggy- Elvis & the dearly departed [paperback]
Webb, Peggy- Elvis & the grateful dead [paperback]
Wiseman, Beth- Plain perfect: a daughters of the promise novel

Adult FICTION Audio books:
Kallos, Stephanie- Sing them home


CD’s/DVD’s/VHS:
Connick, Harry- When my heart finds Christmas [CD MA 215]
The Bourne identity [DVD MA 277]
The Bourne supremacy [DVD MA 278]
The Bourne ultimatum [DVD MA 279]
The Da Vinci code [DVD MA 280]
Angels & demons [DVD MA 281]
WordWorld: dancing dog [DVD MC 105]
WordWorld: pirate sheep [DVD MC 106]
Anne of Green Gables: a new beginning [DVD MC 107]
Annabelle’s wish [VHS MC 478]

Adult NON-FICTION:  (numbers/alpha indicate Dewey call number)
Kingma, Daphne Rose- The ten things to do when your life falls apart: an emotional & spiritual handbook  [155.9 KIN]
Harvey, Steve- Straight talk, no chaser: how to find, keep & understand a man [306.7 HAR]
Ulvestad, Martin- Norwegians in America, their history and record: a translation [325 ULV IA COLL.]
Roach, Mary- Packing for Mars: the curious science of life in the void [571 ROA]
Bernasconi, Alex- Wild Africa [591.96 BER]
Vaillant, John- The tiger: a true story of vengeance & survival [599.75 VAI]
Lachs, Mark- Treat me, not my age: a doctor’s guide to getting the best care as you or a loved one gets older [612.6 LAC]
Skloot, Rebecca- The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [616 SKL]
Cohen, Scott W.- Eat, poop, sleep: a common sense guide to your baby’s first year [618.92 COH]
Gorant, Jim- The lost dogs: Michael Vick’s dogs & their tale of rescue & redemption [636 GOR]
Myron, Vicki- Dewey’s nine lives: the legacy of the small-town library cat who inspired millions [636.8 MYR]
Black, David S.- Living off the grid: a simple guide to creating & maintaining a self-reliant supply of energy, water, shelter & more [640 BLA]
Feskanin, Sharon- Mommy & me gluten-free! [649 FES]
Medina, John- Brain rules for baby: how to raise a smart & happy child from zero to five [649 MED]
Woodwork: a step-by-step photographic guide to successful woodworking [684 WOO]
Antique Trader antiques & collectibles price guide 2011 [745.1 ANT]
Stitched postcards: beautiful textile designs in miniature using quilting & mixed media techniques [746 STI]
Zuckerman, Jim- Pro secrets to dramatic digital photos [775 ZUC]
Rinzler, J.W.- The making of Star Wars: the definitive story behind the original film [791.43 RIN]
Official guide to the players of the Hockey Hall of Fame [796.962 OFF]
Ephron, Nora- I remember nothing: & other reflections [814 EPH]
Homer- The Iliad [883 HOM]
Porter, Darwin- Germany 2011 [914.3 POR]
Koch, Kevin- The driftless land: spirit of place in the Upper Mississippi Valley [977.7 KOC]
Teachout, Terry- Pops: a life of Louis Armstrong [B ARM]
Arngrim, Alison- Confessions of a prairie bitch: how I survived Nellie Oleson & learned to love being hated [B ARN]
Powers, Thomas- The killing of Crazy Horse [B CRA]
Gabriel, Sarah- Eating pomegranates: a memoir of mothers, daughters & the BRCA gene [B GAB]
Richards, Keith- Life [B RIC]
Morris, Edmund- Colonel Roosevelt [B ROO]
Physician’s Desk Reference [REF 615 PHY 2011]


Kid’s books:
Baa!
Egan, Tim- The pink refrigerator
Farmyard 1 2 3
Tedesco, John- Desert animals
Tedesco, John- Jungle animals
Tedesco, John- Polar animals
Wade, Lee- The Cheerios animal play book
Woof!
Cornish, D.M.- Factotum
Halse, Leif- The boys from Vangen
Huisman, Olive- A guest in the house [Iowa author]
Jenkins, Jerry B.- The search
Pilkey, Dav- Captain Underpants & the preposterous plight of the purple potty people

Don’t forget about NEIBORS, E-books and audiobooks downloadable from home. There were 117 more titles added in December. The e-books are now compatible with Ipad and Ipod. Robey Memorial Library now has a limited number of Ipods available for check-out.

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