New Books, News, Resources

New Acquisitions for February 2017

This just in! Here are some of the freshest titles at NPL for February.New materials are always popular, so use the links in the list below to check availability or place a hold.

Nonfiction & Biography

Tyler Anbinder,  City of Dreams (974.71 ANBINDER)

Jonathan Chait, Audacity (973.932 CHAIT)

Dalai Lama, The Book of Joy (294.3 DALAI)

Lisa Dickey, Bears in the Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia (914.704 DICKEY)

Richard J. Evans, The Pursuit of Power (940.2 EVANS)

Carrie Fisher, The Princess Diarist (B FISHER)

Omar Saif Ghobash, Letters to a Young Muslim (297.09 GHOBASH)

Louise Gray, The Ethical Carnivore (641.36 GRAY)

Hamblin, James, If Our Bodies Could Talk (613 HAMBLIN)

Joshua Jelly-Schapiro, Island People: The Caribbean and the World (972.9 JELLY-SCHAPIRO)

Ibram X. Kendi, Stamped from the Beginning (305.8 KENDI)

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

Cathy O’Neil, Weapons of Math Destruction (005.7 O’NEIL)

Douglas J. Preston, The Lost City of the Monkey God (972.85 PRESTON)

Brad Ricca, Mrs. Sherlock Holmes (362.82 RICCA)

Chris Smith, The Daily Show (The Book) (791.45 SMITH)

Gary Taubes, The Case Against Sugar (613.2 TAUBES)

Mary Elizabeth Williams, A Series of Catastrophes & Miracles (B WILLIAMS)


Fiction & Literature

Elliot Ackerman, Dark at the Crossing (F ACKERMAN)

Aravind Adiga, Selection Day (F ADIGA)

Paul Auster, Paul, 4 3 2 1 (F AUSTER)

Brunonia Barry, The Fifth Petal (F BARRY)

Sebastian Barry, Days Without End (F BARRY)

Alex Berenson, The Prisoner (F BERENSON)

Chris Bohjalian, The Sleepwalker (F BOHJALIAN)

Eavan Boland, A Poet’s Dublin (821 BOLAND)

Claudine Bourbonnais, Metis Beach (F BOURBONNAIS)

Jonathan Coe, Number 11 (F COE)

Rachel Cusk, Transit (F CUSK)

Han Kang, Human Acts (F KANG)

Stefan Hertmans, War and Turpentine (F HERTMANS)

John T. Lescroart, Fatal (F LESCROART)

Levine, Philip, The Last Shift (811 LEVINE)

Ian McGuire, The North Water (F MCGUIRE)

Ottessa Moshfegh, Homesick for Another World (F MOSHFEGH)

Thomas Perry, The Old Man (F PERRY)

Sarah Pinborough, Behind Her Eyes (F PINBOROUGH)

Kathleen Rooney, Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk (F ROONEY)

Shanthi Sekaran, Lucky Boy (F SEKARAN)

April Smith, Home Sweet Home (F SMITH)

Colin Thubron, Night of Fire (F THUBRON)

Simon Tolkien, No Man’s Land (F TOLKIEN)



Jane Harper, The Dry (M HARPER)

Stuart Woods, Below the Belt (M WOODS)




The Durrells in Corfu (DVD DURRELLS)

Florence Foster Jenkins (DVD FLORENCE)

Homeland, Season 5 (DVD HOMELAND SEASON 5)


Poldark, Season 2 (DVD POLDARK SEASON 2)

Southside With You (DVD SOUTHSIDE)

Star Trek: Beyond (DVD STAR)