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Word Fountain Spring 2014 has landed!

In Uncategorized on July 8, 2014 at 11:49 am

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New Fiction

In Books, NEW BOOKS on July 1, 2014 at 9:26 am

Song of the shank / Jeffery Renad Allen.
Mr Campion’s farewell / Margery Allingham, completed by Mike Ripley.
Lights out! / Donald Bain.
Dry bones in the valley / Tom Bouman.
Nine lives to die : a Mrs. Murphy mystery / Rita Mae Brown & Sneaky Pie Brown

Hurricane fever / Tobias S. Buckell.
All day and a night / Alafair Burke.
Angelica’s smile / Andrea Camilleri translated by Stephen Sartarelli.
Earth awakens / Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston.
Warburg in Rome / James Carroll.

For all time / Jude Devereaux.
Saints of New York / R.J. Ellory.
Top secret twenty-one : a Stephanie Plum novel / Janet Evanovich.
Terminal City / Linda Fairstein.
The orphans of Race Point / by Patry Francis.

Written in my own heart’s blood / Diana Gabaldon.
The truth is a cave in the Black Mountains : a tale of travel and darkness with pictures of all kinds / written by Neil Gaiman with illustrations by Eddie Campbell.
Phantom instinct / Meg Gardiner.
Take me home / Dorothy Garlock.

The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street / by Susan Jane Gilman.
The Baklava Club / Jason Goodwin.
After the exhibition : a Jack Haldean mystery / Dolores Gordon-Smith.
Murder on High Holborn / by Susanna Gregory.
Land of shadows / Rachel Howzell Hall.

Elizabeth is missing / Emma Healey.
The anarchist / Joanna Higgins.
The matchmaker : a novel / Elin Hilderbrand.
The Devil in the Marshalsea / Antonia Hodgson.
Deserves to die / Lisa Jackson.

Born of fury / Sherrilyn Kenyon.
The city / Dean Koontz.
Stormy persuasion : a Malory novel / Johanna Lindsey.
Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne ascendancy : a new Jason Bourne novel / by Eric Van Lustbader.
The Prime Minister’s Secret Agent : a Maggie Hope mystery / Susan Elia MacNeal.

I am having so much fun here without you / Courtney Maum.
No job for a lady / Carol McCleary.
The arsonist / By Sue Miller.
Motor city burning / Bill Morris.
The Madonna and the starship / James Morrow.

One Plus One / Jojo Moyes.
The night searchers / Marcia Muller.
The death of pie / Tamar Myers.
Everything I never told you / Celeste Ng.
The quick / by Lauren Owen.

The late scholar : the new Lord Peter Wimsey/Harriet Vane mystery / Jill Paton Walsh.
Invisible / James Patterson & David Ellis.
The Red room / Ridley Pearson.
The long childhood / by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter.
Strangers / Bill Pronzini.

All things murder / Jeanne Quigley.
The rise & fall of great powers / Tom Rachman.
No river too wide / Emilie Richards.
Novellas. Selections;”Sidney Chambers and the problem of evil / James Runcie.
Cop Town / Karin Slaughter.

Red winter / Dan Smith.
Moving Day / Jonathan Stone.
Sing in the morning, cry at night / by Barbara J. Taylor.
Nantucket sisters / Nancy Thayer.
The Illusionists / Rosie Thomas.

Fatal enquiry / Will Thomas.
The death of Lucy Kyte : a Josephine Tey mystery / Nicola Upson.
The girls at the Kingfisher Club / Genevieve Valentine.
All fall down / Jennifer Weiner.
Eyes on you / Kate White.
The beekeeper’s ball / Susan Wiggs.
Eyrie / Tim Winton.

New Non-Fiction

In Books, NEW BOOKS on July 1, 2014 at 9:21 am

Our Declaration : a reading of the Declaration of Independence in defense of equality / Danielle Allen.
The great American documents. Volume 1, 1620-1830 / Ruth Ashby
The most dangerous book : the battle for James Joyce’s Ulysses / Kevin Birmingham.
Hard choices / Hillary Rodham Clinton.
The new Arabs : how the millennial generation is changing the Middle East / Juan Cole.

History lessons : a memoir of madness, memory, and the brain / Clifton Crais.
The Gestapo : power and terror in the Third Reich / Carsten Dams and Michael Stolle
Sammy Davis, Jr. : a personal journey with my father / Tracey Davis and Nina Bunche Pierce.
Man on the run : Paul McCartney in the 1970s / Tom Doyle.
Stars and strikes : baseball and America in the bicentennial summer of ’76 / Dan Epstein.

Valentino affair : the jazz age murder scandal that shocked New York society and gripped the world / Colin Evans.
The Zhivago affair : the Kremlin, the CIA, and the battle over a forbidden book / Peter Finn and Petra Couvée.
Money : how the destruction of the dollar threatens the global economy–and what we can do about it / Steve Forbes.
Unabomber : how the FBI broke its own rules to capture the terrorist Ted Kaczynski / Jim Freeman, Terry D. Turchie, Donald Max Noel.
North Korea : state of paranoia / Paul French.

The soda fountain : floats, sundaes, egg creams & more– flavors and traditions of an American original / Gia Giasullo and Peter Freeman with Elizabeth Kiem and Nelle Gretzinger
American carnage : Wounded Knee, 1890 / Jerome A. Greene
The skeleton crew : how amateur sleuths are solving America’s coldest cases / Deborah Halber.
Introducing the ancient Greeks : from Bronze Age seafarers to navigators of the western mind.
Wonder Woman Unbound : the Curious History of the World’s Most Famous Heroine / Tim Hanley.

Joe and Marilyn / by C. David Heymann.
The Spanish Armada / Robert Hutchinson.
Dear Leader : poet, spy, escapee– a look inside North Korea / Jang Jin-sung
Let’s just say it wasn’t pretty / Diane Keaton.
Finding me : a decade of darkness, a life reclaimed: a memoir of the Cleveland kidnappings / Michelle Knight with Michelle Burford.

Think and grow rich for women : using your power to create success and significance / Sharon Lechter.
What so proudly we hail : Francis Scott Key, a life / Marc Leepson.
Dog who could fly : the incredible true story of a WWII airman and the four-legged hero who flew at his side / Damien Lewis.
Colliding worlds : how cutting-edge science is redefining contemporary art / Arthur I. Miller.
Liberty’s torch : the great adventure to build the Statue of Liberty / Elizabeth Mitchell.

Scalia : a court of one / Bruce Allen Murphy.
Redeeming the dream : the inside story of the most important civil rights case in a generation / David Boies and Theodore B. Olson.
Conversations with women : the journey toward self-esteem / Deb Pavlico MS, LPC.
Privacy in the age of big data : recognizing threats, defending your rights, and protecting your family / Theresa M. Payton and Theodore Claypoole
The psychology book : from shamanism to cutting-edge neuroscience, 250 milestones in the history of psychology / Wade E. Pickren

Capital in the twenty-first century / Thomas Piketty
The closer / Mariano Rivera with Wayne Coffey.
Virtual unreality : just because the Internet told you, how do you know it’s true? / Charles Seife.
Beowulf : a Translation and Commentary : Together with Sellic Spell / by J.R.R. Tolkien
The iron road : an illustrated history of railways / Christian Wolmar.

The ministry of thin : how the pursuit of perfection got out of control / Emma Woolf.
Lost book of Alexander the Great / Andrew Young.
Alice Paul : claiming power / J. D. Zahniser & Amelia R. Fry.
Small engines and outdoor power equipment : a care & repair guide for: lawn mowers, snowblowers & small gas-powered implements / edited by Peter Hunn.


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