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January 2011 Acquisitions

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

Robey Memorial Library
January 2011

Ahern, Cecilia—The book of tomorrow
Baer, Judy—An unlikely blessing [large print]
Beck, Glenn—The Overton window
Berry, Steve—The Alexandria link [paperback]
Blevins, Win—So wild a dream [paperback]
Burton, Mary—Merciless [paperback]
Burton, Mary—Senseless [paperback]
Clark, Mary Jane—To have and to kill
Cotton, Ralph—Fighting men [large print]
Crais, Robert—The sentry
Edwards, Kim—The lake of dreams
Fallon, Siobhan—You know when the men are gone
Fforde, Katie—Love letters
Hoag, Tami—Secrets to the grave
Hoffman, Alice—The red garden
Hunter, Stephen—Dead zero: a Bob Lee Swagger novel
Keillor, Garrison—Pontoon: a Lake Woebegone novel
Koontz, Dean—What the night knows
Krentz, Jayne Ann—In too deep
Lawson, Dorie McCullough—Along comes a stranger
Lescroart, John T.—Damage
McCullough, Colleen—Naked cruelty: a Carmine Delmonico novel
Meltzer, Brad—The inner circle
Milner, Donna—After river
Parker, T. Jefferson—The border lords
Patterson, James—Tick tock
Perkins-Valdez, Dolen—Wench
Phillips, Susan Elizabeth—Call me irresistible
Portis, Charles—True grit [large print]
Puzo, Mario—The godfather
Ross, Ann B.—Miss Julia strikes back
Shinn, Sharon—Dark moon defender
Stauffer, Kathleen—The secret is [Iowa author]
Thoene, Bodie—The gathering storm [large print]
Turtledove, Harry—The man with the iron heart
Winslow—The winter of Frankie Machine
Woods, Stuart—Strategic moves

Adult FICTION Audio books:
Brown, Rita Mae—A nose for justice [CD]
Fluke, Joanna—Gingerbread cookie murder [CD]

Music CD’s/DVD’s/VHS:
Brazilian rhythm celebration [DVD 613.7 BRA]
Wedding dances [DVD 793.3 WED]
Sentimental reflections [DVD 917 SEN 2010]
Eclipse: the Twilight saga [DVD MC 108]

Adult NON-FICTION:  (numbers/alpha indicate Dewey call number)
George, Mary W.—Elements of library research [025.5 GEO]
Orenstein, Peggy—Cinderella ate my daughter: dispatches from the frontlines of the new girlie-girl culture [155.3 ORE]
Ben-Shahar, Tal—Happier: finding pleasure, meaning and life’s ultimate currency [158 BEN]
Armstrong, Karen—Twelve steps to a compassionate life [177 ARM LP]
Severance, Katie—The complete idiot’s guide to selling your home [333.33 SEV]
Tyson, Eric—Home buying for dummies [333.33 TYS]
Larson, Erik—The devil in white city: murder, magic and madness at the fair that changed America [364.15 LAR]
Pope, Loren—Colleges that change lives: 40 schools that will change the way you think about colleges [378 POP]
Thiel, David—Arts & crafts furniture that anyone can make [684.1 THI]
Strickland, Carol—The annotated Mona Lisa:  a crash course in art history from prehistoric to post-modern [709 STR]
Gordon, Maggi McCormick—American folk art quilts [746.46 GOR]
Willenbrink, Mark & Mary—Oil painting for the absolute beginner: a clear & easy guide to successful oil painting [751.45 WIL]
Garofalo, Rebee—Rockin’ out: popular music in the USA [781.64 GAR]
Leonard Maltin’s 2011 movie guide [791.43 LEO]
Woodall’s North American campground directory 2011 [796.5 WOO]
Gombrich, E.H.—A little history of the world [909 GOM]
Forbes travel guide: New England 2011 [917.4 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: New York 2011 [917.47 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Coastal Southeast 2011 [917.5 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Mid Atlantic 2011 [917.5 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Florida 2011 [917.59 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: South 2011 [917.6 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Great Plains 2011 [917.7 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Northern Great Lakes 2011 [917.7 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Southern Great Lakes 2011 [917.7 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Southwest 2011 [917.9 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Southern California 2011 [917.94 FOR]
Forbes travel guide: Hawaii 2011 [919.69 FOR]
Horwitz, Tony—A voyange long & strange: rediscovering the New World [970.01 HOR]
Woodward, Bob—Obama’s wars [973.932 WOO]
Schuyler, Nick—Not without hope [B SCH]
Autobiography of Mark Twain [B TWA]
Evans, R. Tripp—Grant Wood: a life [B WOO]
The world almanac & book of facts 2011 [REF 310 WOR 2011]

Adult NON-FICTION Audio books:
Ambrose, Stephen—Band of brothers [940.54 AMB CD]

Kid’s books:
Dunrea, Olivier—Old bear & his cub [E DUN]
O’Connor, Jane—Fancy Nancy & the fabulous fashion boutique [E OCO]
Yolen, Jane—Hush, little horsie [E YOL]
Macaulay, David—The way we work: getting to know the amazing human body [J 612 MAC]
Cast, P.C.—Betrayed: a House of Night novel [J FIC CAS]
Cast, P.C.—Chosen: a House of Night novel [J FIC CAS]
Cast, P.C.—Marked: a House of Night novel [J FIC CAS]
Cast, P.C.—Untamed: a House of Night novel [J FIC CAS]
Flanagan, John—The ruins of Gorlan: Ranger’s Apprentice book 1 [J FIC FLA]
Haddix, Margaret Peterson—Sabotaged [J FIC HAD]
Haddix, Margaret Peterson—Sent [J FIC HAD]
Smith, Jeff—Bone [J FIC SMI]

Staff recommendations:
Rick Meyer: Uncle Fred in the springtime—P.G. Wodehouse
Chris Kerndt: Mortuary confidential—Kenneth Mackenzie
Ellen Krousie: Our Iowa magazine
Ellen Thiele: Dewey’s nine lives—Vicki Myron

Don’t forget about NEIBORS, E-books and audiobooks downloadable from home. There were 224 more titles added in January. The e-books are now compatible with Ipad and Ipod. Robey Memorial Library now has a limited number of Ipods available for check-out. For more information on NEIBORS visit: or stop by. We are located at 401 First Ave NW, Waukon, IA 52172-1803. Our phone number is 563-568-4424, email, or visit us on the web at

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