New Books, Resources

April 2017 New Materials

See the latest books, audiobooks, and DVDs at NPL!

New materials are always popular, so use the links in the list below to check availability or place a hold.


Lisa Feldman Barrett, How Emotions Are Made (152.4 BARRETT)

Florence Williams, The Nature Fix (155.9 WILLIAMS)

Neil Gaiman, Norse Mythology (293.13 GAIMAN)

Lisa Prevost, Snob Zones: Fear, Prejudice, and Real Estate (307.09 PREVOST)

Richard Haass, A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order (327.73 HAASS)

Charles Walts, Rest in Peace: A Planning Guide for the Inevitable (346.73 WALTS)

Tracy Penfield, A Curriculum of Courage (362.9 PENFIELD)

Bill Schutt, Cannibalism (394 SCHUTT)

David Oliver Relin, Second Suns: Two Trailblazing Doctors and Their Quest to Cure Blindness (617.7 RELIN)

Julie Adair King, Digital Photography for Dummies (770 KING)

Doug Mack, The Not-Quite States of America (909 MACK)

Pankaj Mishra, Age of Anger: A History of the Present (909.8 MISHRA)

Mark Kurlansky, Havana (972.91 KURLANSKY)



Melissa Clark, Dinner (CBK 641.5 CLARK)

Deborah Madison, In My Kitchen (CBK 641.5 MADISON)

Carreño, Carolynn, Bowls of Plenty (CBK 641.6 CARRENO)


Biography & Memoir

Steven Hatch, Inferno: A Doctor’s Ebola Story (B HATCH)

Cleve Jones, When We Rise (B JONES)

Alia Malek, The Home That Was Our Country (B MALEK)

C. Anthony Martignetti, Lunatic Heroes (B MARTIGNETTI)

Daphne Merkin, This Close to Happy (B MERKIN)

John Stubbs, Jonathan Swift (B SWIFT)

Hida Viloria, Born Both: An Intersex Life (B VILORIA)


Fiction & Literature

Chaon, Dan, Ill Will (F CHAON)

Sarah Dunant, In the Name of the Family (F DUNANT)

Mohsin Hamid, Exit West (F HAMID)

Peter Heller, Celine (F HELLER)

Hari Kunzru, White Tears (F KUNZRU) 7

Clare Mackintosh, I See You (F MACKINTOSH)

Viet Thanh Nguyen, The Refugees (F NGUYEN)

Joyce Carol Oates, A Book of American Martyrs (F OATES)

Heather O’Neill, The Lonely Hearts Hotel (F O’NEILL)

George Saunders, Lincoln in the Bardo (F SAUNDERS)

Hannah Tinti, The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley (F TINTI)



C. J. Box, Vicious Circle (M BOX)

Faye Kellerman, Bone Box (M KELLERMAN)

Peter May, Coffin Road (M MAY)

Adrian McKinty, Police at the Station and They Don’t Look Friendly (M MCKINTY)

Bill Pronzini, The Violated (M PRONZINI)

Charles Todd, Racing the Devil (M TODD)

Jacqueline Winspear, In This Grave Hour (M WINSPEAR)


Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Ellen Klages, Passing Strange (SF KLAGES)

Elan Mastai, All Our Wrong Todays (SF MASTAI)



Cynthia Huntington, Terra Nova (811 HUNTINGTON)

Vievee Francis, Forest Primeval (811.6 FRANCIS)

Matthew Olzmann, Contradictions in the Design (811.6 OLZMANN)



Yuval N. Harari, Homo Deus (CD 909 HARARI)

Mack, Doug, The Not-Quite States of America (CD 909 MACK)

Coretta Scott King, My Life, My Love, My Legacy (CD B KING)

Bruce Springsteen, Born to Run (CD B SPRINGSTEEN)

J.D. Vance, Hillbilly Elegy (CD B VANCE)

Brunonia Barry, The Fifth Petal (CD F BARRY)

Alex Berenson, The Prisoner (CD F BERENSON)

Lisa Gardner, Right Behind You (CD F GARDNER)

Philipp Meyer, The Son (CD F MEYER)

George Saunders, Lincoln in the Bardo (CD F SAUNDERS)

Ian Rankin, Rather Be the Devil (CD M RANKIN)

Jacqueline Winspear, In This Grave Hour (CD M WINSPEAR)



The Eagle Huntress (DVD 799.2 EAGLE)

Band of Brothers (DVD 940.54 BAND)

Alfred Hitchcock Classics (DVD ALFRED)

Classic Film Noir (DVD CLASSIC)


The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (DVD GOOD)

Hacksaw Ridge (DVD HACKSAW)

Manchester by the Sea (DVD MANCHESTER)


Office Space (DVD OFFICE)