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July 2013 Acquisitions

List of Robey Memorial Library's new books & AV materials

Alex Bledsoe—Wisp of a thing
Chris Bohjalion—The light in the ruins
C.J. Box—The highway
Bill Brooks—The horses [large print]
Terry Brooks—Witch wraith
James Lee Burke—Light of the world
Ron Carlson—Return to Oakpine
Robyn Carr—The newcomer [paperback]
Billy Coffey—When mockingbirds sing
Catherine Coulter—Bombshell
Tessa Dare—Any duchess will do
P.T. Deutermann—The ghosts of Bungo Suido
Jude Deveraux—True love
Paul Doiron—Massacre pond
Laura Drake—The sweet spot [paperback]
Tom Drury—Pacific
Sarah Dunant—Blood & beauty
Janet Evanovich—The heist
Jenni Fagan—The panopticon
Michael Frederick—Drop 50 & magnify
Meg Gardiner—The shadow tracer
Edward Gorman—Ticket to ride
Shelley Shepard Gray—Ray of light [large print]
Philippa Gregory—The white princess
Matt Haig—The humans
Jack Handey—The stench of Honolulu
Conn Iggulden—The blood of gods
Eloisa James—Once upon a tower [paperback]
Sarah Jio—The bungalow [large print]
Iris Johansen—Hunting Eve
Alex Kava—Stranded
Stephen Kiernan—The curiosity
Lisa Kleypas—Rainshadow Road [paperback]
Lisa Lutz—The last word
Debbie Macomber—204 Rosewood Lane [paperback]
Debbie Macomber—Family affair [large print]
Debbie Macomber—The Manning brides [paperback]
Debbie Macomber—Navy baby [paperback]
Debbie Macomber—Wyoming brides [paperback]
Debbie Macomber, et. al.—The knitting diaries
Jojo Moyes—The last letter from your lover [large print]
Jolina Petersheim—The outcast
Ivy Pochoda—Visitation Street
Deborah Raney—The face of the Earth
Nora Roberts—Blithe images [paperback]
Nora Roberts—The reef [paperback]
Jamie M. Saul—The first warm evening of the year [large print]
Daniel Silva—The English girl
Karin Slaughter—Unseen
Susan Spann—Claws of the cat
Brad Taylor—The widow’s strike
Brad Thor—Hidden order
Steve Ulfelder—Shotgun lullaby
Joseph A. West—Down on Gila River [large print]
S.M. Wheeler—Sea change
Susan Wiggs—Dockside [paperback]
Susan Wiggs—Lakeside cottage [paperback]
Reavis Wortham—Right side of wrong

Audio books:

Iris Johansen—Hunting Eve

Music CD’s/DVD’s/VHS:
My trip to Al-Qaeda: behind the scenes of the War on Terror[DVD 297 MYT]
A culture of conservation [DVD 333 CUL]
Celtic woman [DVD 780.7  CEL]
Jesse Stone: death in paradise [DVD MA 452]

Adult NON-FICTION:  (numbers/alpha indicate Dewey call number)
Maury Gallagher—Veterans from the heartland: stories of American veterans from Allamakee County, Iowa [305.9 GAL]
Chuck Klosterman—I wear the black hat: grappling with villans (real & imagined) [306.4 KLO]
Claire Conner—Wrapped in the flag: a personal history of America’s radical right [322.4 CON]
Judith Flanders—The invention of murder: how the Victorians revelled in death and detection and created modern crime [364.15 FLA]
Cecil Cook—Marquette  [385 COO]
Jacqueline Comito—Water quality matters to us all [628.1 COM]
Susannah Charleson—The possibility dogs: what a handful of "unadoptables" taught me about service, hope, and healing [636.7 CHA]
The dog encyclopedia [636.7 DOG]
David Rosenfelt—Dogtripping: 25 rescues, 11 volunteers, and 3 RVs on our canine cross-country adventure [636.7 ROS]
Creative crafts [745.5 CRE]
Tula Pink—Tula Pink’s city sampler [746.6 PIN]
Brett Martin—Difficult men: behind the scenes of a creative revolution: from The Sopranos and The Wire to Mad Men and Breaking Bad [791.45 MAR]
A.A. Gilbert—To America with love [917.3 GIL]
Robert M. Edsel—Saving Italy: the race to rescue a nation's treasures from the Nazis [940.53 EDS]
Maury Klein—A call to arms: mobilizing America for World War II [940.53 KLE]
Edward F. Heiberger—Angels on our shoulders [940.54 HEI]
Ian Mortimer—The time traveler’s guide to Elizabethan England [942 MOR]
Philip Caputo—The longest road: overland in search of America from Key West to the Arctic Ocean [973 CAP]
Jonathan Hennessey—The Gettysburg Address: a graphic adaptation [973.7 HEN]
George Packer—The unwinding: an inner history of the new America [973.924 PAC]
David Limbaugh—The great destroyer: Barack Obama’s war on the republic [973.932 LIM]
J.B. Newhall—A glimpse of Iowa in 1846: or the emigrant's guide and state directory [977.7 NEW]       

Kids books:
Easy Books
Drew Daywalt—The day the crayons quit
Deborah Heiligman—The boy who loved math: the improbable life of Paul Erdos
Helping songs
David LaRochelle—It’s a tiger
Leslie Muir—Monstergarten
Laura Vacarro Seeger—Bully
Marilyn Singer—Neighborhood animals
An Swerts—Get well soon, Grandpa!
Mo Willems—A big guy took my ball

Juvenile fiction:
Adam Jay Epstein—Circle of heroes
Adam Jay Epstein—Secrets of the crown
Michael Frederick—Zed
Jewell Parker Rhodes—Sugar
Polly Shulman—The Wells bequest
Rosemary Wells—Lincoln & his boys

Juvenile non-fiction:

Staff recommendations:
Rick Meyer: Paul A. Offit—Do you believe in magic: the sense & nonsense of alternative    medicine
Chris Kerndt: Willie Robertson—The Duck Commander family
Ellen Krousie: Alan Bradley—Speaking from among the bones
Ellen Thiele:  Phil Stong—State fair

Don’t forget about NEIBORS, E-books and audiobooks downloadable from home. The e-books are now compatible with Ipad and Ipod. Robey Memorial Library now has a limited number of Ipods & E-readers [Kindle, Nook, & Sony] 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

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