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April 2013 Acquisitions

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

Jane Austen—Northanger Abbey
David Baldacci—The hit
Barbara Taylor Bradford—Secrets from the past
Mary Higgins Clark—Daddy’s gone a-hunting
E.J. Copperman—Chance of a ghost [paperback]
Phil Dunlap—Ambush Creek [large print]
Shelley Shepard Gray—Daybreak  [large print]
Alex Grecian—The Yard
Andrew Gross—No way back
Michael Guillebeau—Josh whoever
Kristin Hannah—Fly away
Iris Johansen—Taking Eve
G.B. Joyce—The code
Herman Koch—The dinner
Ted Kosmatka—Prophet of bones
William Kent Krueger—Ordinary grace
Mercedes Lackey—Redoubt
Beverly Lewis—The guardian
Elizabeth Lowell—Dangerous refuge
Debbie Macomber—Starting now
Phillip Margolin—Sleight of hand
Glenn Meade—The Romanov conspiracy
William Nicholson—Motherland
Anne Perry—Midnight at Marble Arch
Susan Elizabeth Phillips—Nobody’s baby but mine [paperback]
Amanda Quick—The mystery woman
Peggy Riley—Amity & sorrow
Nora Roberts—Whiskey Beach
Joel C. Rosenberg—Damascus Countdown
Lisa Scottoline—Don’t go
Linda E. Shepherd—Bake until golden
Dan Walsh—The discovery [large print]
Lauren Willig—The Ashford affair
Robert Wilson—Capital punishment
Stuart Woods—Unintended consequences
Michael Zimmer—Dust & glory [large print]

Audio books:

Tere Tereba—Mickey Cohen: the life and crimes of L.A.’s notorious mobster
[364.1 TER CD]

Agatha Christie—The body in the library
Harlan Coben—Six years
Iris Johansen—Strong, hot winds
James Patterson—Alex Cross, run
Lisa Scottoline—Don’t go

Music CDs/DVDs:
Bullying: what every adult needs to know [DVD 302.3 BUL]
Stop bullying: standing up for yourself [DVD 302.3 STO]
Veterans roundtable with John Speights [DVD 305.9 VET]
FrackNation: a journalist’s search for the fracking truth [DVD 622 FRA]
Downton Abbey: season 3 [DVD MA 441]
Lincoln [DVD MA 442]
Life of Pi [DVD MA 443]
Call the midwife: season 1 [DVD MA 444]
The hobbit: an unexpected journey [DVD MA 445]
Wreck-it Ralph [DVD MC 156]

Adult NON-FICTION:  (numbers/alpha indicate Dewey call number)
Loren Coleman—Mysterious America: the ultimate guide to the nation’s weirdest wonders, strangest spots, and creepiest creatures [001.9 COL]
David Cannadine—The undivided past: humanity beyond our differences [128 CAN]
Erica Brown—Happier endings: overcoming the fear of death [155.9 BRO]
Abigail R. Gehring—The simple joys of grandparenting: stories, nursery rhymes, recipes, games, crafts, and more [306.87 GEH]
David Simon—Homicide:  a year on the killing streets [363.25 SIM]
Robert Scott—The girl in the leaves [364.15 SCO]
Carl P. Weiner—The complete guide to medications during pregnancy & breastfeeding [618.2 WEI]
Jamie Little—Essential car care for women[ 629.2 LIT]
Joseph Tychonievich—Plant breeding for the home gardener: how to create unique vegetables & flowers [635 TYC]
Eat healthy, lose weight v. 5 [641.5 EAT]
Lee Mothes—Keep out!: build your own backyard clubhouse [690 MOT]
Laura Anne Lapp—An Amish garden: a year in the life of an Amish garden [712 LAP]
Mark Bellomo—Toys & prices: the world’s best toy price guide [790.1 BEL]
Helen Olsson—The down & dirty guide to camping with kids: how to plan memorable    family adventures and connect kids to nature [796.5 OLS]
Amber Dusick—Parenting: illustrated with crappy pictures [818 DUS]
Mary Ament—Underwater colors of Bonaire [917.29 AME]
Mary Ament—Galapagos Islands: 2012 [918.665AME]
Wendy Moore—How to create the perfect wife: Britain's most ineligible bachelor and his enlightened quest to train the ideal mate [942 MOO]
Ben Carson—America the beautiful: rediscovering what made this nation great [973 CAR]
Carol Burnett—Carrie & me: a mother-daughter love story [B BUR]

Kids books:
Easy Books:
Tedd Arnold—Buzz Boy & Fly Guy
Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen—Chicks run wild
Sheryl Berk—Who said, “whoo”?
Janet Allison Brown—Jasper the cat
Stephen Krensky—Marc Brown Arthur chapter books 1-3
Robert Burleigh—Night flight
David Catrow—Max Spaniel
Ying Chang Compestine—The runaway wok
Matthew Cordell—Hello! Hello!
Brian Dennis—Nubs
Count on Donald!
Look & find the Incredibles
Mickey’s birthday surprise
Wendy Wax—Mickey’s alphabet soup
Jill Esbaum—Tom’s tweet
Luli Gray—Ant & grasshopper
Kevin Henkes—Penny & her song
Norton Juster—Neville
Karen Katz—Excuse me
Rukhsana Khan—Big red lollipop
Abby Klein—The penguin problem
John Rocco—Blackout
Victoria Saxon—Flik the inventor
Devin Scillian—Memoirs of a goldfish
Judy Sierra—ZooZical
Marilyn Singer—Mirror mirror
Eileen Spinelli—When no one is watching
Lisa Wheeler—Ugly pie

Juvenile fiction:
Joan Bauer—Close to famous
Rob Buyea—Because of Mr. Terupt
Lucy Christopher—Stolen
Cassandra Clare—Clockwork princess
Emma Clayton—The roar
Doreen Cronin—The trouble with chickens
Sarah Dessen—What happened to goodbye
Richard Paul Evans—Michael Vey
Laurie B. Friedman—Mallory goes green
Cecilia Galante—Willowood
Kami Garcia—Beautiful darkness
Stuart Gibbs—Belly up
Patricia Reilly Giff—Wild girl
Ranny Grady—Grandpa’s magic carpet & the lost treasure
John Green—The fault in our stars
Will Hill—Department nineteen
Jennifer L. Holm—Turtle in paradise
Adam Jay Epstein—The familiars
Maureen Johnson—The name of the star
Peg Kehret—Ghost dog secrets
Suzanne M. LaFleur—Love, Aubrey
Y.S. Lee—A spy in the house
Cynthia Lord—Touch blue
Lisa McMann—The Unwanteds
Alyson Noel—Blue moon
Alyson Noel—Evermore
Han Nolan—Crazy
Michael Northrop—Plunked
Kenneth Oppel—The dark endeavor
R.J. Palacio—Wonder
Linda Sue Park—A long walk to water
Andrea Davis Pinkney—With the might of angels
David Pogue—Abby Carnelia’s one & only magical power
Bobbie Pyron—A dog’s way home
Delia Ray—Here lies Linc
Veronica Roth—Divergent
Chris Schweizer—Crogan’s march
Jon Scieszka—Spaceheadz
Ruta Sepetys—Between shades of gray
Sara Shepard—The lying game
Neal Shusterman—Bruiser
Janet Tashjian—My life as a book
Tracy Trivas—The wish stealers
Trina Wiebe—Max the magnificent
Richard Yancey—The curse of the Wendigo
Anne Ylvisaker—The luck of the Buttons

Juvenile non-fiction:
Gaby Rodriguez—The pregnancy project: a memoir [J 306.87 ROD]
Linda Bickerstaff—Violence against women: public health & human rights [J 362.88 BIC]
Jay Hawkins—Bright ideas: the science of light [J 535 HAW]
Jay Hawkins—It’s alive: the science of plants & living things [J 570 HAW]
Laura La Bella—Dream jobs in sports fitness & medicine [J 617.1 LAB]
Mary-Lane Kamberg—Teen pregnancy & motherhood [J 618.2 KAM]
Meish Goldish—Disabled dogs [J 636.7 GOL]
Ruth Owen—Science & craft projects with rocks & soil [J 745.59 OWE]
Ruth Owen—Science & craft projects with wildlife [J 745.59 OWE]
Colleen Ryckert Cook—Dream jobs in coaching [J 796 COO]

Staff recommendations:
Rick Meyer: David Simon—Homicide
Chris Kerndt: Jason Shiga--Meanwhile
Ellen Krousie: Laura Anne Lapp—An Amish garden
Ellen Thiele:  Judy Baer—Surprising grace

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