New Books, News, Resources

August 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.

Naomi Klein, No is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need

Richard V. Reeves, Dream Hoarders: How the American Upper Middle Class is Leaving Everyone Else in the Dust

Bill Lipke, Grafting Memory: Essays on War and Commemoration

Patrick Kingsley, The New Odyssey: The Story of the 21st-Century Refugee Crisis

Mary Soderstrom, Road Through Time: The Story of Humanity on the Move

Jamie Gold, Taunton’s New Bathroom Idea Book

Thomas E. Ricks, Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom

Mark Bowden, Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam


Biography & Memoir

Manal al-Sharif, Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman’s Awakening

Susan Burton, Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women

Roxane Gay, Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body


Fiction & Literature

Fiona Barton, The Child

Diksha Basu, The Windfall

Dorothea Benton Frank, Same Beach, Next Year

Alexandra Fuller, Quiet Until the Thaw

Gail Godwin, Grief Cottage

Davis Grossman, A Horse Walks Into a Bar

Maile Meloy, Do Not Become Alarmed

Tom Perrotta, Mrs. Fletcher

Daniel Silva, House of Spies

Courtney Sullivan, Saints for All Occasions

Nancy Thayer, Secrets in Summer

Roads Taken: Contemporary Vermont Poetry

Bill Mares, 3:14 and Out: A Collection of Vermont Public Radio Commentaries


Mystery & Sci-Fi

Cara Black, Murder in Saint-Germain

Terry Boone, A Hot Afternoon in Massachusetts

Stephen Mack Jones, August Snow

Susie Steiner, Persons Unknown

Christina Henry, Lost Boy



Orange is the New Black, Season 4

Prime Suspect, Season 1

Prime suspect: Tennison

Speed Sisters

A Walk in the Woods

The Zookeeper’s Wife