New Books 5/21/18

Shelf of new books

Many bestselling authors are included in this week’s new books.  Some of these include the next book in a series such as the Women’s Murder Club series by James Patterson, the Eve Duncan series by Iris Johansen and the Prey series by John Sanford.  Get the whole list of each of these series in our library catalog.

The 17th Suspect by James Patterson
A series of shootings in San Francisco and a tip from a reluctant confidential informant lead Sergeant Lindsay Boxer to uncover disturbing activities within the police department, a situation that is further complicated by Lindsay’s worsening medical problems.

The Best Cook in the World by Rick Bragg
The best-selling author of All Over but the Shoutin’ presents a rollicking food memoir, cookbook and tribute to his mother and the vanishing pre-Civil War Deep South, sharing classic family recipes and preparation secrets for such traditional fare as short ribs, biscuits and perfect mashed potatoes.

Death Doesn’t Bargain by Sherrilyn Kenyon
When Kalder, a member of the cruelest mer-race, sacrifices himself to rescue his crew, Hellchaser Cameron Jack considers an act of evil to secure Kalder’s freedom from Vine, a world destroying demon.

The Light Within Me by Ainsley Earhardt
The Fox News star and #1 New York Times best-selling author offers a powerful, uplifting look at her life and her spiritual journey, reflecting on her family, her faith and her successful career.

Magnolia Table by Joanna Gaines
A full-color cookbook is packed with classic staples, family favorites, engaging stories and helpful tips from the Magnolia co-founder and New York Times best-selling author, including recipes for White Cheddar Bisque, Asparagus and Fontina Quiche, Overnight French Toast, Chicken Pot Pie and Lemon Pie.

Milk!: A 10,000-Year Food Fracas by Mark Kurlansky
The New York Times best-selling author of Cod and Salt offers this global history of milk, incorporating cultural, economic and culinary details into a story intertwined with human civilization, along with recipes throughout.

Shattered Mirror by Iris Johansen
Fan-favorite Eve Duncan is embroiled in a deadly game of intrigue after receiving a skull and instructions for its reconstruction, a project that reveals the story of a beautiful woman whose identical twin’s life is in danger.

The Soul of America by Jon Meacham
Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham helps us understand the present moment in American politics and life by looking back at critical times in our history when hope overcame division and fear.

Twisted Prey by John Sanford
Federal marshal Lucas Davenport confronts an old nemesis in U.S. senator Taryn Grant, a rich psychopath who he has resolved to bring to justice for her role in three murders that he cannot prove.

War on Peace by Ronan Farrow
The journalist and former U.S. State Department official explores the decline of American diplomacy and traditional statecraft, the abdication of global leadership, and how the work of peacemaking has been taken over by the military-industrial complex.

West Like Lightning by Jim DeFelice
A New York Times best-selling co-author of American Sniper presents a wild ride on the Pony Express, bringing to life the exciting stories of the daring young men who faced great challenges and overcame the odds.

You Think It, I’ll Say It by Curtis Sittenfeld
The best-selling author of Eligible presents a collection of 10 short stories that features both original pieces and two previously published in the New Yorker, including “The World Has Many Butterflies,” in which married acquaintances play a strangely intimate game, with devastating consequences.

 

 

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