New Books, Resources

November 2017 New Materials

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


Franklin Foer, World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech (303.48 FOER)

Mark Bray, Antifa (320.53 BRAY)

Caitlin Doughty, From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to FInd the Good Death (393 DOUGHTY)

Sy Montgomery, Tamed & Untamed: Close Encounters of the Animal Kind (591 MONTGOMERY)

Nate Blakeslee, American Wolf (599.77 BLAKESLEE)

Oliver Sacks, The River of Consciousness (612.8 SACKS)

Carol Svec, Balance: A Dizzying Journey Through the Science of Our Most Delicate Sense (612.8 SVEC)

The Menopause Solution (618.1 FAUBION)

Judith Newman, To Siri with Love: A Mother, Her Autistic Son, and the Kindness of Machines (618.92 NEWMAN)

Craig Roach, Simply Electrifying: The Technology that Transformed the World (621.309 ROACH)

Rafi Kohan, The Arena (796.06 KOHAN)

Masha Gessen, The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia (947.086 GESSEN)

Ta-Nehisi Coates, We Were Eight Years in Power (973.932 COATES)


Biography & Memoir

Ron Chernow, Grant (B GRANT)

Scott Kelly, Scott, Endurance: A Year in Space, a Lifetime of Discovery (B KELLY)

Sally Quinn, Finding Magic: A Spiritual Memoir (B QUINN)

Amy Tan, Where the Past Begins (B TAN)

Alice Waters, Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Counterculture Cook (B WATERS)



Sarah DiGregorio, Adventures in Slow Cooking (CBK 641.5 DI GREGORIO)

Christopher Kimball, Milk Street (CBK 641.5 KIMBALL)

Deb Perelman, Smitten Kitchen Every Day (CBK 641.5 PERELMAN)

Raquel Pelzel, Sheet Pan Suppers: Meatless (CBK 641.8 PELZEL)

Yotam Ottolenghi, Sweet (CBK 641.86 OTTOLENGHI)


Fiction & Literature

Naomi Alderman, The Power (F ALDERMAN)

Isabel Allende, In the Midst of Winter (F ALLENDE)

Sandra Brown, Seeing Red (F BROWN)

Dan Brown, Origin (F BROWN)

Jonathan Dee, The Locals (F DEE)

Roddy Doyle, Smile (F DOYLE)

Jennifer Egan, Manhattan Beach (F EGAN)

Jeffrey Eugenides, Fresh Complaint (F EUGENIDES)

Joe Hill, Strange Weather (F HILL)

Alice Hoffman, The Rules of Magic (F HOFFMAN)

Thomas Keneally, Crimes of the Father (F KENEALLY)

Victor Lodato, Edgar and Lucy (F LODATO)

Debbie Macomber, Any Dream Will Do (F MACOMBER)

Bradford Morrow, The Prague Sonata (F MORROW)

Allison Pataki, Where the Light Falls (F PATAKI)

Madeleine Thien, Dogs at the Perimeter (F THIEN)

Adrian J. Walker, The End of the World Running Club (F WALKER)



Harlan Coben, Don’t Let Go (M COBEN)

Michael Connelly, Two Kinds of Truth (M CONNELLY)

Colin Cotterill, The Rat Catchers’ Olympics (M COTTERILL)

John Lawton, Friends and Traitors (M LAWTON)

Charles Todd, A Casualty of War (M TODD)



Hillary Rodham Clinton, What Happened (CD 328.73 CLINTON)

David Lagercrantz, The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye (CD F LAGERCRANTZ)

John Le Carre, A Legacy of Spies (CD F LE CARRE)

Celeste Ng, Little Fires Everywhere (CD F NG)

Sue Grafton, Y is for Yesterday (CD M GRAFTON)

John Green, Turtles All the Way Down (CDJ GREEN)



Koyaanisqatsi (DVD 303.48 KOY)

Powaqqatsi (DVD 303.48 POW)

Eyes on the Prize (DVD 323.0973 EYES)

John Lewis: Get in the Way (DVD 328.73 JOHN)

Ken Burns, The Vietnam War (DVD 959.704 VIETNAM)

The American Friend (DVD AMERICAN)

The Big Sick (DVD BIG)


8 1/2 (DVD EIGHT)

42nd Street (DVD FORTY)

The Godfather (DVD GODFATHER)


The Man Who Wasn’t There (DVD MAN)

Wonder Woman (DVD WONDER)