New Books, News, Resources

May 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.

General Nonfiction

David Bunnell, Good Friday on the Rez (070.92 BUNNELL)

Eden Collinsworth, Behaving Badly (170.9 COLLINSWORTH)

Anne Lamott, Hallelujah Anyway (241.4 LAMOTT)

Adam L. Alter, Irresistible (302.23 ALTER)

Scott Conroy, Vote First or Die (324.274 CONROY)

Ron Powers, No One Cares About Crazy People (362.26 POWERS)

Randall Fuller, The Book that Changed America (576.8 FULLER)

Michael Phillips, Mycorrhizal Planet (581.7 PHILLIPS)

Henry Fersko-Weiss, Caring for the Dying (616.02 FERSKO-WEISS)

George E. Brown, Essential Pruning Techniques (635.9 BROWN)

Andrew Forsthoefel, Walking to Listen (796.51 FORSTHOEFEL)

Lynne Olson, Last Hope Island (940.53 OLSON)

Clinton Romesha, Red Platoon (958.104 ROMESHA)

James Edward Wright, Enduring Vietnam (959.704 WRIGHT)

David A. Nichols, Ike and McCarthy (973.921 NICHOLS)

David Grann, Killers of the Flower Moon (976.6 GRANN)



Chicken & Egg (CBK 636.5 COLE)

Cooking Light Way to Cook Vegetarian (CBK 641.5 COOKING)

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat (CBK 641.5 NOSRAT)

The Mediterranean Slow Cooker Cookbook (CBK 641.5 PHILLIPS)

Classic Snacks Made from Scratch (CBK 641.53 BARBER)

The Jemima Code: Two Centuries of African-American Cookbooks (CBK 641.59 TIPTON-MARTIN)

Dorie Greenspan, Around my French Table (CBK 641.594 GREENSPAN)

Sushi (CBK 641.6 KAZUKO)

Herbs & Spices (CBK 641.6 NORMAN)

The Cabot Creamery Cookbook (CBK 641.67 CABOT)

Peter Reinhart’s Whole Grain Breads (CBK 641.81 REINHART)

Bread Revolution (CBK 641.81 REINHART)

Ruby Tandoh, Crumb (CBK 641.81 TANDOH)

Home Baked (CBK 641.815 BOVEN)

Grandbaby Cakes (CBK 641.86 ADAMS)

Sprinklebakes (CBK 641.86 BAIRD)

Let Them Eat Cake (CBK 641.86 BULLOCK-PRADO)

Baklava to Tarte Tatin (CBK 641.86 LAURANCE)

Joy the Baker: Homemade Decadence (CBK 641.86 WILSON)


Biography & Memoir

Caitlyn Jenner, The Secrets of My Life (B JENNER)

Peter Bagge, Fire!! The Zora Neale Hurston Story (GR 741.5 BAGGE)


Fiction & Literature

Fredrik Backman, Beartown (F BACKMAN)

David Baldacci, The Fix (F BALDACCI)

Bethany Ball, What to Do About the Solomons (F BALL)

Elif Batuman, The Idiot (F BAUTMAN)

Donia Bijan, The Last Days of Café Leila (F BIJAN)

Julie Buntin, Marlena (F BUNTIN)

Jerome Charyn, Jerzy (F CHARYN)

Omar El Akkad, American War (F EL AKKAD)

Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, Waking Lions (F GUNDAR-GOSHEN)

Christina Baker Kline, A Piece of the World (F KLINE)

Elizabeth Kostova, The Shadow Land (F KOSTOVA)

Malin Persson Giolito, Quicksand (F PERSSON GIOLITO)

Gerard Reve, The Evenings (F REVE)

Jennifer Ryan, The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir (F RYAN)

Anita Shreve, The Stars are Fire (F SHREVE)

Pajtim Statovci, My Cat Yugoslavia (F STATOVCI)

Elizabeth Strout, Anything is Possible (F STROUT)

Paul Vidich, The Good Assassin (F VIDICH)



Jennifer Finney Boylan, Long Black Veil (M BOYLAN)

Jeffery Deaver, The Burial Hour (M DEAVER)

Donna Leon, Earthly Remains (M LEON)

Lisa Scottoline, One Perfect Lie (M SCOTTOLINE)


Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Becky Chambers, A Closed and Common Orbit (SF CHAMBERS)

Cory Doctorow, Walkaway (SF DOCTOROW)

Daniel Suarez, Change Agent (SF SUAREZ)


Writing & Poetry

Joni B. Cole, Good Naked: Reflections on How to Write More, Write Better, and Be Happier (808.02 COLE)

Colum McCann, Letters to a Young Writer (808.02 MCCANN)

Mai Der Vang, Afterland (811 VANG)


Travel Guides

Rick Steves’ Scotland (TRV 914.11 STEVES)

Rick Steves’ Germany 2017, (TRV 914.304 STEVES)

Fodor’s Prague (TRV 914.371 FODORS)

Rick Steves’ France 2017 (TRV 914.404 STEVES)

Rick Steves’ Italy 2017 (TRV 914.504 STEVES)

Fodor’s Montreal & Quebec City (TRV 917.1 BARRY)

Fodor’s Boston (TRV 917.44 RICCARDI)

Frommer’s Easy Guide to New Orleans 2017 (TRV 917.63 SCHWAM)

New Zealand (Aotearoa) (TRV 919.304 NEW)

Frommer’s Hawaii 2017 (TRV 919.69 CHENG)



Jack Kerouac, On the Road (CD F KEROUAC)



Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (DVD FANTASTIC)

Planet Earth II (DVD 591 PLANET II)

Hidden Figures (DVD HIDDEN)



Far from the Madding Crowd (DVD FAR)