New Books

May New Materials

Check out the latest books and DVDs at NPL!

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David DeSteno, Emotional Success (152.4 DESTENO)

Sally Kohn, The Opposite of Hate: A Field Guide to Repairing Our Humanity (152.4 KOHN)

Geneen Roth, This Messy Magnificent Life (158.1 ROTH)

bell hooks, Ain’t I a Woman (305.48 HOOKS)

bell hooks, All About Love (306.7 HOOKS)

Barbara Ehrenreich, Natural Causes (306.9 EHRENREICH)

Madeleine Albright, Fascism (320 ALBRIGHT)

James B. Comey, A Higher Loyalty (320.973 COMEY)

Colin G. Calloway, The Indian World of George Washington (323.119 CALLOWAY)

Howard Blum, In the Enemy’s House: The Secret Saga of the FBI Agent and the Code Breaker Who Caught the Russian Spies (327.12 BLUM)

Corey Pein, Live Work Work Work Die: A Journey into the Savage Heart of Silicon Valley (338.4 PEIN)

Michelle McNamara, I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer (364.15 MCNAMARA)

Anthony Ray Hinton, The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row (364.66 HINTON)

Stephen Brusatte, The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs (567.9 BRUSATTE)

Lauren Slater, Blue Dreams: The Science and Story of the Drugs that Changed Our Minds (615.788 SLATER)

Medical Symptoms: A Visual Guide (616.024 MEDICAL)

Johann Hari, Lost Connections: Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression (616.85 HARI)

Laura E. James, Odd Girl Out: My Extraordinary Autistic Life (616.85 JAMES)

Alex Johnson, Book Towns (910.4 JOHNSON)

Lawrence Wright, God Save Texas (917.64 WRIGHT)

Dunyā Mīkhāʼīl, The Beekeeper: Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq (956.704 MIKHAIL)

Rania Abouzeid, No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria (956.91 ABOUZEID)

Michael Isikoff, Russian Roulette (973.932 ISIKOFF)


Biography & Memoir

Suzanne Fincham-Gray, My Patients and Other Animals (B FINCHAM-GRAY)

Bernadine Ann Barnes, Michelangelo and the Viewer in His Time (B MICHELANGELO)

Christopher S. Celenza, Petrarch (B PETRARCA)

Cecile Richards, Make Trouble (B RICHARDS)


Fiction & Literature

David Baldacci, The Fallen (F BALDACCI)

Jonathan Evison, Lawn Boy (F EVISON)

Richard Flanagan, First Person (F FLANAGAN)

Charles Frazier, Varina (F FRAZIER)

Lisa Halliday, Asymmetry (F HALLIDAY)

Philip Kerr, Greeks Bearing Gifts (F KERR)

Mary Morris, Gateway to the Moon (F MORRIS)

Walter Mosley, Down the River unto the Sea (F MOSELY)

Roz Nay, Our Little Secret (F NAY)

Richard Powers, The Overstory (F POWERS)

Anna Quindlen, Alternate Side (F QUINDLEN)

Jeff Talarigo, In the Cemetery of the Orange Trees (F TALARIGO)

Nafkote Tamirat, The Parking Lot Attendant (F TAMIRAT)

Nancy Thayer, A Nantucket Wedding (F THAYER)

Luis Alberto Urrea, The House of Broken Angels (F URREA)

Carys Davies, West (F WEST)

Meg Wolitzer, The Female Persuasion (F WOLITZER)

The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde (811 LORDE)

Kevin Young, Brown (811 YOUNG)

Tracy K. Smith, Wade in the Water (811.6 SMITH)

John Edgar Wideman, American Histories (813 WIDEMAN)

Audre Lorde, A Burst of Light (814 LORDE)



Susan Wittig Albert, Queen Anne’s Lace (M ALBERT)

  1. J. Box, The Disappeared (M BOX)

Julia Chapman, Date with Malice (M CHAPMAN)

Martha Grimes, The Knowledge (M GRIMES)

Alexander McCall Smith, The Good Pilot Peter Woodhouse (M MCCALL)

Abir Mukherjee, A Necessary Evil (M MUKHERJEE)

Lisa Scottoline, After Anna (M SCOTTOLINE)

Fred Vargas, A Climate of Fear (M VARGAS)



Last Men in Aleppo (DVD 956.91 LAST)

The Americans, Season 5 (DVD AMERICANS SEASON 5)

BPM (Beats per Minute) (DVD BPM)

Midnight Express (DVD MIDNIGHT)

Outlander, Season 3 (DVD OUTLANDER SEASON 3)

Phantom Thread (DVD PHANTOM)

Pitch Perfect 3 (DVD PITCH)

The Post (DVD POST)