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August 2013 Acquisitions

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

Max Brand—Old Carver Ranch [large print]
Chelsea Cain—Let me go
Ace Collins—Darkness before dawn [large print]
Mike Connor—A million to one
Douglas Corleone—Good as gone
Linda Fairstein—Death angel
Ann H. Gabhart—Small town girl [large print]
Julie Garwood—Hotshot
Shelley Shepard Gray—Hidden
Lorraine Heath—Lord of wicked intentions [paperback]
Gregg Hurwitz—Tell no lies
Craig Johnson—As the crow flies
William W. Johnstone—The butcher of Bear Creek [large print]
Jerry Keenan—West of Green River
Faye Kellerman—The beast
Thomas Keneally—The daughters of Mars
Stephen King—The drawing of the three [paperback]
Debbie Macomber—Rose Harbor in bloom
Kevin Maher—The fields
John O’Connell—Baskerville
James Patterson—Mistress
Karen Robards—The last kiss goodbye
Danielle Steel—First sight
Phil Stong—State fair
Time & chance: an Iowa murder mystery
Caryl Van Vechten—The tattooed countess
Sherryl Woods—Sand Castle Bay
Sherryl Woods—Sea Glass Island
Sherryl Woods—Wind Chime Point

Audio books:

Elizabeth Berg—Tapestry of fortunes
Sandra Brown—Seduction by design
Mary Higgins Clark—We’ll meet again
Catherine Coulter—KnockOut
Clive Cussler—The striker
Charlaine Harris—Dead ever after
Sue Miller—While I was gone
Danielle Steel—Leap of faith
J.R. Ward—Lover at last
Stuart Woods—Unintended consequences

Music CD’s/DVD’s/VHS:
Garmageddon: born to kill bowfishing, volume 1 [DVD799.1 GAR]
8 action movies [DVD MA 453]

Adult NON-FICTION:  (numbers/alpha indicate Dewey call number)
Peter Christen Asbjornesen—Norwegian folk tales, fairy tales & trolls [398.2 ASB]
An American mosaic: prose and poetry by everyday folk [810.9 AME]
Leslie Helm—Yokahama yankee: my family's five generations as outsiders in Japan [929 HEL]
Vanessa M. Gezari—The tender soldier: a true story of war and sacrifice [958.1 GEZ]
Jerry Keenan—Encyclopedia of American Indian wars, 1492-1890 [973 KEE]
Lance M. Foster—The Indians of Iowa [977.7 FOS]
Bruce E. Mahan—Old Fort Crawford & the frontier [977.7 MAH]
Robert Stumm—A postcard journey along the upper Mississippi [977.7 STU]
Jean Florman—Moments in Iowa history [977.77 FLO]
Jerry Keenan—The life of Yellowstone Kelly [B KEL]
William B. Fredericks—The real deal: the life of Bill Knapp [B KNA]
Michael J. Martin—Up from the earth [B MAR]
Ed Votroubek—Duty, honor, & a loaf of bread: portrait of an American family in WWII 1944-1946 [IC 920 VOT]
Lucy Rodenberg Holst—Echoes of MacGregor’s past: second volume : a collection of short stories of McGregor's early days [IC 977.77 HOL]       

Kids books:
Easy Books
Aaron Becker—Journey
Jane E. Gerver—Busy bunnies
Klaartje van der Put—Little spider

Juvenile fiction:
Ron Roy—September sneakers

Juvenile non-fiction:
Ella Fern—Science: questions & answers about [J 500 FER]

Staff recommendations:
Rick Meyer: They were expendable (DVD)
Chris Kerndt: Vicki Grant—B negative
Ellen Krousie: Tatiana de Rosnay—Sarah’s key
Ellen Thiele:  Ruth Logan Herne—The lawman’s second chance

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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