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Wednesday, August 7, 2013 • Posted August 7, 2013

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NEW ARRIVALS: (All quotes are from publishers’ summaries)

DVDs:

Casino Royale

Quantum of Solace

The Sweeter Side of Life

42: The Jackie Robinson Story

Puppy Love

Land Girls: Season 2

The Sopranos: Season 4

007 License to Kill

007 The Living Daylights

007 On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

007Pierce Brosnan Vol.1

007 Roger Moore Vol. 1

007 Roger Moore Vol.2

007 Sean Connery Vol. 1

007 Sean Connery Vol. 2

Roots: Episodes 1 & 2

Roots: Episodes 3,4,&5

Roots: Episodes 6 & 7

Roots II

Audiobooks:

Making Good Habits by Joyce Meyer (CD 248.4 MEY)

The Son by Philipp Meyer (CD F MEY)

Non-fiction:

Wheat Belly by William Davis, M.D. (613.2 DAV)

Making Good Habits by Joyce Meyer (248.4 MEY)

Fiction:

Hunting Eve by Iris Johansen (F JOH Dun.14)

“After being kidnapped, Eve Duncan has broken free. But danger is in hot pursuit, and rescue is nowhere in sight. At the mercy of the Colorado wilderness, she struggles to outwit and outrun him, but the odds are stacked high in his favor.”

The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian (F BOH)

“From the New York Times bestselling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls comes a spellbinding novel of love, despair, and revenge—set in war-ravaged Tuscany.”

Beautiful Day by Elin Hilderbrand (F HIL)

“A summer wedding stirs up trouble on both sides of the family.”

But not for Love by Edwin Shrake (F SHR)

“A quick way to describe the novel is to say it’s about the charm and zaniness of Ft. Worth vs. the cold-blooded money-grubbing of Dallas. Multimillionaires. . .ruthless, amoral, sexy. . .their palatial homes, yachts, and decorative wives. . .it’s vivid. . .violent. . .excellent.” –Dan Jenkins

The Widow’s Strike by Brad Taylor (F TAY Log.4)

“Pike Logan and the Taskforce must stop a suicide bomber intent on triggering a global epidemic.”

The Green Hills of Snowdonia by Michael Phillips (F PHI Gre 1 & 2)

“Sixteen-year-old Percy Drummond’s parents have banished him to his uncle’s Welsh estate. Two intriguing friendships undermine his resolve to rebel, and a startling request from his uncle sends him on a journey across ancient waters to the past.”

Sugar Daddy by Lisa Kleypas (F KLE Tra.1)

“She’s from the wrong side of the tracks; he’s the one man she can’t have. Will they find their hearts’ desires or will heartbreak tear them apart?”

The King’s Deception by Steve Berry (F BER Mal.8)

“Cotton Malone and his fifteen-year-old son are headed to Europe. As a favor to his former boss at the Justice Department, Malone agrees to escort a teenage fugitive back to England. But he is greeted at gunpoint in London, both the fugitive and his son disappear, and Malone learns that he’s stumbled into a high-stakes diplomatic showdown.”

The View from Penthouse B by Elinor Lipman (F LIP)

“Two sisters recover from widowhood, divorce, and Bernie Madoff as unexpected roommates in a Manhattan apartment.”

Tell Me by Lisa Jackson (F JAC)

“Twenty years ago Blondell O’Henry was convicted of murdering her eldest daughter and wounding her other two children. Now she is free, and her son has recanted his testimony. Reporter Nikki Gillette is determined to get the true story, but somehow, the events of that tragic night connect to her own fractured family. Then the killing begins again. . .”

The Texan Rides Alone by Lauran Paine (WF PAI)

“After committing a daring robbery in Colville, stormy Merrill considers a new venture. Two large ranches in Marais Valley will be inherited by two single women—or their husbands. Step by step, his grand scheme for incredible personal enrichment is about to be played out. The stakes are high, but he is determined to take it all.”

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