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Year Published: 2008

Godfather collection - coppola restoration

Includes all three Godfather films, which have been fully restored and remastered. Also features over 4 hours of bonus features, including four shorts on The Godfather, featurettes, commentary, and much more!

Year Published: 1998

Will & Grace. Season 1

Contains episodes 1 through 22. Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York. Will is a gay lawyer, Grace is a straight interior designer, and every day is full of laughs.

Year Published: 2007

Burn notice season 1

Michael Western is a trained spy who receives a 'burn notice' for an unstated reason and effectively is fired. Penniless, he returns to his hometown in Miami and freelances while trying to find out who burned him. This title has been Repackaged.

Year Published: 1980

Taxi- complete 3rd season

This sitcom followed the life of a group of cabbies in New York. The group, employees of the Sunshine Cab Company, was made up a motley crew including Bobby, a frustrated actor, Tony, a struggling boxer, Louie, the tyranical dispatcher, and Reverend Jim.

Year Published: 2001

Petey Wheatstraw - the devil's son in law [Motion picture - 1979]

Action/comedy about a legendary comedian who makes a deal with the Devil.

Year Published: 2007

Camille

A petty thief marries his parole officer's niece in the hopes of escaping in Canada while on their honeymoon. After a car accident has them both shaken up, the new groom realizes that his new wife might not have come out of the crash as well as she lets on.

Year Published: 2013

Homeland - complete third season

As Carrie and Saul search for the truth behind the bombing of CIA headquarters, lines are blurred between friend and foe and no one can be trusted. While hiding a stunning secret of her own, Carrie helps recruit Brody for a dangerous mission that could offer him a chance at redemption. But when the plan unravels and Brody is targeted deep inside Iran, he must put his life in Carrie's hands, leading to one of the most suspenseful and shocking season finales in TV history.

Year Published: 2012

Wild at heart - series 2

Year Published: 2014

Beyblade. The classic first season, Discs 5-8.

Tyson Granger, a young boy, and his friend Kenny enter the Japanese Regional Qualifying Beyblade Tournament. There, Tyson meets new players and organizes a team called the Bladebreakers in order to win the Beyblade World Championship. They compete with spinning tops called Beyblades (which hold beasts inside them), forge friendships and create opponents along the way.

Year Published: 2003

Three's company. Season one

Features the original six episodes, including the pilot, of the television series that starred John Ritter as a bachelor who shares an apartment with two women.

Year Published: 1955

Father knows best - season 2

Episodes include: Art of Salesmanship; Lessons in Civics; First Disillusionment; Woman in the House; New Girl in School; Kathy Makes Magic; Advantage to Betty; Father is a Dope; Hero Father; and more.

Year Published: 1994

Frasier complete 2nd season

All 24 original episodes from the second season.

Year Published: 2013

Mind of a chef, the- april bloomfield

Chef April Bloomfield owns and operates four restaurants in New York City, Breslin Bar and Dining Room, John Dory Oyster Bar, and Salvation Taco, as well as Tosca Cafe in San Francisco. Over the course of eight half-hour episodes, join executive producer Anthony Bourdain and watch April wrestle with the demands of opening a restaurant, testing menu ideas, obsess over ingredients, and cooking with her mentors and contemporaries.

Year Published: 2010

Final 24. Janis Joplin - her final hours

She was the undisputed queen of rock and roll, her powerful, bluesy vocals, unmatched. But, at age 27, a blast of nearly pure heroin cut short her tumultuous life. This episode traces the roots of her addiction and uses archive footage, dramatic reenactments and interviews with her closest companions, including her brother and former band mates, to piece together the last 24 hours of a voice of a generation.

Year Published: 2009

Case closed, one truth prevails. Season 3

The criminal mind is a twisted one and Jimmy Kudo knows the shady corridors of humanity like no other detective in the business. He's put more scum behind bars than just about anyone on the beat and his skills have earned him plenty of enemies. Instead of ending up in a shallow grave like the bad guys want, Jimmy wakes up to find himself turned back into a kid. Utilizing this new persona, along with the latest crime-fighting gadgetry, he tracks down his assailants as boy detective Conan Edogawa.

Year Published: 2009

The day the universe changed. Volume 5

Programs 9-10 in a series that traces the major advances in knowledge in Western civilization since the Greeks, and demonstrates how our view of the world changes as our knowledge develops. Program 9 examines the revolution of physics through time. As scientists in 1800 investigated the new electric battery, their common- sense Newtonian world began to fall apart. A new science slowly evolved from pioneers from Faraday to Einstein. Program 10, the final program, reviews the series and recalls th

Year Published: 2008

Three monkeys

Opens with an ambitious politician fleeing a hit-and-run accident in the dead of night. Afraid of hurting his election chances, he pays off his chauffeur Eyup to take the rap. While Eyup stews in jail, this devil's bargain takes its toll on his brooding son Ismail and restless wife Hacer, who falls into an illicit affair with the politician.

Year Published: 2007

Men behaving badly. The complete series

Best friends and roommates, Kevin and Jamie are devoted to prolonging their adolescence. Kevin's girlfriend, Sarah, is determined to civilize Kevin, but his bad-boy charisma teamed with Jamie's immoral support are hard to fight. In the irreverent sitcom's second (and final) season, Jamie takes on a new roommate, Steve, who's equally keen on reclaiming that "boyish charm."

Year Published: 2014

Hateship loveship

Johanna Parry, a quiet caregiver, starts a new job working for an elderly Mr. McCauley and his teenage granddaughter Sabitha. A cruel trick by Sabitha lands Johanna in an awkward one-way relationship with Ken, Sabitha's estranged father but her newfound ambition and desire gives her courage to transform her awkward doom into real contentment.

Year Published: 2009

Case closed, one truth prevails. Season 2

Jimmy Kudo was poisoned and left for dead. Rather than meeting his end in a shallow grave, Jimmy gets a new beginning. Awakening to find himself transformed, the evil elixir of his foes has changed him into a small boy, the perfect cover.

Year Published: 2014

Jormungand - the complete second season

The child soldier Jonah continues to protect Koko while she brings the boom to cities across the globe.

Year Published: 1981

Tank

After defending a prostitute, an army sergeant finds himself at odds with the local sheriff. When the sheriff jails the sergeant's son on phony drug charges, the willful army man takes justice into his own hands, with a little help from his Sherman Tank.

Year Published: 2014

Billie jean king

The series' first profile of a sports figure commemorates the 40th anniversaries of the famous Billie Jean King/Bobby Riggs battle of the sexes tennis match and the launch of the Women's Tennis Association. King presents her own story, with perspective from Rosie Casals, Chris Evert, Venus Williams, Gloria Steinem, Riggs' son Larry and others.

Year Published: 2014

The quiet ones

Tucked away in an estate outside of London, Professor Coupland along with a team of university students conducts an 'experiment' on Jane Harper, a young girl who harbors unspeakable secrets. What dark forces they uncover are more terrifying than any of them expected. Inspired by true events.

Year Published: 2014

The sacrament

Two reporters for VICE Media journey to a remote Central American compound hoping to reunite with the photographer's sister, who feels out of touch after struggling with a drug addiction. They find an isolated community of true believers devoted to a shadowy but charismatic figure called "Father." Skeptical at first, the journalists begin to come around to the group's utopian claims, until things rapidly take a very dark turn.

New eBooks & Audiobooks

All i love and know a novel

Told with the storytelling power and emotional fidelity of Wally Lamb, this is a searing drama of a modern American family on the brink of dissolution, one that explores adoption, gay marriage, and love lost and found. For years, Matthew Greene and Daniel Rosen have enjoyed a quiet domestic life together in Northampton, Massachusetts. Opposites in many ways, they have grown together and made their relationship work. But when they learn that Daniel's twin brother and sister-in-law have been kille

Something Borrowed

Something Borrowed

Mr. Fox

Winner of the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award for Fiction One of Granta From the acclaimed author of Boy, Snow, Bird Fairytale romances end with a wedding. The fairytales that don't get more complicated. In this book, celebrated writer Mr. Fox can't stop himself from killing off the heroines of his novels, and neither can his wife, Daphne. It's not until Mary, his muse, comes to life and transforms him from author into subject that his story begins to unfold differently. Meanwhile, Daphne become

Sixth Grave on the Edge A Novel

Sometimes I wrestle my demons. Sometimes we just snuggle. —

Claimed!

Born of Fury

The war is on…Counted among the fiercest Andarion warriors ever born, Hauk is one of the five founding members of the Sentella: an organization that has declared war on the League. They rule the Ichidian universe with an iron fist and terrify it with an army of well-trained assassins. Hauk's enemies are legion, but he fears nothing and no one. He will do whatever it takes to survive and protect his Sentella brethren. Sumi Antaxas is one of the best assassins the League has ever trained. In her w

Gluten-Free Quick & Easy- From prep to plate without thefuss-200+recipes for people with food sensitivities From prep to plate without the fuss-200+ recipes for peoplewith foodsensitivities

Wheat-free-cooking expert Carol Fenster reveals her time-saving tips and techniques to help cooks put homemade meals on the table in a flash. In Carol Fenster's gluten-free cooking classes, the most frequently asked question is "How can I get a meal on the table in the least amount of time?" So often, cooking gluten-free means spending hours in the kitchen-making everything from scratch. But now, Fenster reveals all her shortcuts, tips, and timesaving techniques from nearly twenty years as th

The Walking Dead- Descent--Exclusive Digital Booklet

A free promotional sampler containing the first chapter of the latest installment in the Walking Dead novel series!

The Dog Stars

"Leave it to Peter Heller to imagine a postapocalyptic world that contains as much loveliness as it does devastation. His hero, Hig, flies a 1956 Cessna (his dog as copilot) around what was once Colorado, chasing all the same things we chase in these pre-annihilation days: love, friendship, the solace of the natural world, and the chance to perform some small kindness. -- The Dog Stars This ebook edition includes a Reading Group Guide.

The Guard A Selection Novella

Before America Singer met Prince Maxon . . .Before she entered the Selection . . .She was in love with a boy named Aspen Leger.Don't miss this digital original novella set in the captivating world of Kiera Cass's #1 New York TimesThe Guard also features a teaser to The One, the thrilling third novel in the Selection series.

Beauty's Punishment

-- The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty This sequel to The Claiming of Sleeping BeautyFifty Shades of Grey

That Night A Novel

As a teenager, Toni Murphy had a life full of typical adolescent complications: a boyfriend she adored, a younger sister she couldn't relate to, a strained relationship with her parents, and classmates who seemed hell-bent on making her life miserable. Things weren't easy, but Toni could never have predicted how horrific they would become until her younger sister was brutally murdered one summer night. Toni and her boyfriend, Ryan, were convicted of the murder and sent to prison.Now thirty-four,

The Hollow Man

Jeremy Bremen has a secret.  All his life he's been cursed with the ability to read minds.  He knows the secret thoughts, fears, and desires of others as if they were his own.  For years, his wife, Gail, has served as a shield between Jeremy and the burden of this terrible knowledge.  But Gail is dying, her mind ebbing slowly away, leaving him vulnerable to the chaotic flood of thought that threatens to sweep away his sanity.  Now Jeremy is on the run--from his mind, from his past, from himself-

Summer of Night

This masterfully crafted horror classic, featuring a brand-new introduction by Dan Simmons, will bring you to the edge of your seat, hair standing on end and blood freezing in your veins

Destroy Me A Shatter Me Novella

Set after Tahereh Mafi's Shatter MeDestroy Me, Warner is not that easy to get rid of . . .Back at the base and recovering from his near-fatal wound, Warner must do everything in his power to keep his soldiers in check and suppress any mention of a rebellion in the sector. Still as obsessed with Juliette as ever, his first priority is to find her, bring her back, and dispose of Adam and Kenji, the two traitors who helped her escape. But when Warner's father, the Supreme Commander of The Reestabli

Arrow's flight

Talia, having mastered her psychic and empathic powers, is chosen to be a Herald by the Companions, but must face a testing period before she becomes the Queen's protector.

The Shadow Queen A Black Jewels Novel

The national bestselling Black Jewels saga continues Theran Grayhaven is the last of his line, desperate to restore the land of Dena Nehele. But first he needs to find a Queen who remembers the Blood's code of honor and lives by the Old Ways. Languishing in the Shadow Realm, Lady Cassidy is a Queen without a court. But when she is chosen to rule Dena Nehele, she must convince bitter men to serve once again.

The Parasol Protectorate Boxed Set Soulless, Changeless, Blameless, Heartless and Timeless

Alexia Tarabotti is laboring under a great many social tribulations. First, she has no soul. Second, she's a spinster whose father is both Italian and dead. Third, she was rudely attacked by a vampire, breaking all standards of social etiquette. Where to go from there? From bad to worse apparently, for Alexia accidentally kills the vampire -- and then the appalling Lord Maccon (loud, messy, gorgeous, and werewolf) is sent by Queen Victoria to investigate. With unexpected vampires appearing a

Days of Blood & Starlight

-- hope But can any hope be salvaged from the ashes of their broken dream?

Overwhelmed Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time

-- Overwhelmed     Schulte first asked this question in a 2010 feature for The Washington     Overwhelmed

The Hyperion Cantos 4-Book Bundle Hyperion, The Fall of Hyperion, Endymion, The Rise of Endymion

Hailed as "one of the finest achievements of modern science fiction" by -- — -- — -- —Science Fiction Chronicle

The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo is the tense and exciting story of Edmond Dantes, a man on the threshold of a bright career and a happy marriage, who is imprisoned in the island fortress of the Chateau d'If on a false political charge. After staging a dramatic escape, he finds the fabulous treasure of Monte Cristo which makes him wealthy. He then sets upon the course of revenge against his old enemies.

The Perfect Paragon

Celebrating 20 Years of Agatha Raisin—Brand-New Bonus Story Included!

Ever After High- Apple White's Story

The royal Apple White, daughter of the Fairest of Them All, cannot wait for Legacy Day! It will be the day she seals the deal on getting her happily ever after. Poisoned apple, a kiss from Prince Charming, and then ruling a kingdom-she wants it all! Read all about her getting ready to return to Ever After High in this excerpt from the upcoming book The Storybook of Legends.

Manifold- Origin

Stephen Baxter's -- is From the Hardcover edition.

New Fiction Books

The Brothers Cabal

"Horst Cabal has risen from the dead. Again. Horst, the most affable vampire one is ever likely to meet, is resurrected by an occult conspiracy that wants him as a general in a monstrous army. Their plan: to create a country of horrors, a supernatural homeland. As Horst sees the lengths to which they are prepared to go and the evil they cultivate, he realizes that he cannot fight them alone. What he really needs on his side is a sarcastic, amoral, heavily armed necromancer. As luck would have it

Dolly Dingle, Lesbian Landlady

Winter Street

The truth about Leo

Dagmar Marie Sophie is a poverty-stricken Danish princess whose annoying royal cousin is about to have her stuffed away in a convent. When she finds a wounded man unconscious in her garden, she sees a way out of her desperate situation. Leopold Ernst George Mortimer, seventh earl of March, and spy in the service of the king, finds himself on the wrong end of a saber and left for dead. He wakes up not remembering what happened...in the care of a beautiful woman who says she is his wife. Back in L

The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014

A scandal to remember

The lady and the officer

When Madeline Howard saves the life of Elliott Haywood, a colonel in the Confederate Home Guard, he becomes determined to win her favor, but Madeline's political sympathies are with the North, and her heart belongs to a Northern soldier.

Shelter me

Nestled in the sunny fields of Tennessee lies the McDaniel family's Second Chance Ranch Animal Rescue. Two new arrivals are on their way, but only one is the four-legged kind. Staff Sergeant Mike Kowalski wants only one thing after he gets home from Iraq: to sleep in a king-sized bed with clean sheets. But first, he has to hand off his fallen commander's dog, Trooper, to his family without handing off his heart to Sierra...

Unbinding - A Novel of the Lupi

Dirty Work - A Novel

"Nancy Mullion, an obstetrician-gynecologist whose botched surgery has put a patient in a life-threatening coma, must face a medical tribunal to determine if she can continue to practice medicine. Throughout four weeks of intense questioning and accusations, this physician directly confronts for the first time her work as an abortion provider-- how it helps the lives of others but takes a heavy toll on her own." --

Interview With a Tycoon

Sweetness #9 - a novel

"It's 1973, and David Leveraux is a young and ambitious flavor chemist working at a world-renowned flavor-production house. While testing a new artificial sweetener--Sweetness #9--he notices some unsettling side effects in the laboratory rats and monkeys: anxiety, obesity, mutism, and a general dissatisfaction with life. Years later, Sweetness #9 is America's most popular sweetener--and David's family is changing. His wife is gaining weight, his son has stopped using verbs, and his daughter is g

The master - a novel

Presents a fictionalized study based upon the many biographical materials and family accounts of nineteenth-century novelist Henry James and examines his life of loneliness, despair, and failed relationships.

The Killing Season

Blue warrior / A Drone Novel

"A brutal conflict in Mali and an international race for rare elements sets the stage for Troy Pearce and his drone technology to rescue an old friend in this adrenaline-fueled series. Blue Warrior is set in the remote Sahara Desert, where a recently discovered deposit of strategically indispensable Rare Earth Elements (REEs) ignites an international rush to secure them. Standing in the way are the Tuaregs, the fierce tribe of warrior nomads of the desert wasteland, who are fighting for their

New Nonfiction Books

Augustus - first emperor of Rome

Tells the story of the heir to the murdered Julius Caesar who, as Rome's first emperor, brought peace and stability to the empire and presided over a new system of government.

Pilgrim - risking the life I have to find the faith I seek

Traces the author's spiritual journey in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks, which led him to Quaker meetings, Catholic masses, and sessions with an astrologer in search of connection to the world.

Fire shut up in my bones - a memoir

A respected journalist describes the abuse he suffered at the hands of a close relative, the effect this had on his formative years, and how he overcame the anger and self-doubt it left behind.

Wildlife watching in America's national parks - a seasonal guide

Hunter Killer - Inside America's Unmanned Air War

Catification - designing a happy and stylish home for your cat (and you!)

"Cat owners know the struggles of creating living spaces that are both functional and stylish for owner and cat. In Catification, Jackson Galaxy, the star of Animal Planet's My Cat from Hell, and Kate Benjamin, of the popular cat design website Hauspanther.com, walk readers through a step-by-step process of designing an attractive home that is also an optimal environment for cats"--

Living With Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Coconut Latitudes - Secrets, Storms, and Survival in the Caribbean

Breaking in - the rise of Sonia Sotomayor and the politics of justice

"From a leading judicial biographer comes the untold story of Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina Supreme Court justice To become the first Hispanic Supreme Court justice, Sonia Sotomayor went against the odds. Her historic appointment in 2009--made by President Obama, whose own 2008 victory appeared improbable--flowed from cultural and political changes in America that helped lift up this daughter of a Puerto Rican nurse and a factory worker. Sotomayor saw opportunities and, with street smarts a

Mona Lisa - a life discovered

"A genius immortalized her. A French king paid a fortune for her. An emperor coveted her. No face has ever captivated so many for so long. Every year more than nine million visitors trek to her portrait in the Louvre. Yet while everyone recognizes her smile, hardly anyone knows her story. This book rests on the premise that the woman in the Mona Lisa is indeed the person identified in its earliest description: Lisa Gherardini (1479-1542), wife of the Florence merchant Francesco del Giocondo. Dia

Red Nile - a biography of the world's greatest river

Bicentennial - poems

Origami ikebana - create lifelike paper flower arrangements

Demonstrates how to combine the principles of ikebana and origami to create paper flower arrangements, covering such topics as basic paper folding techniques, incremental leaf sizing, and making simple makigami stems.

City of rivals - restoring the glorious mess of American democracy

"The first truly bipartisan book about the partisan gridlock that has paralyzed our government and how the answer lies in channeling and harnessing the partisanship"--

Carbon shock - a tale of risk and calculus on the front lines of the disrupted global economy

How to grow fruits, vegetables & houseplants without soil - the secrets of hydroponic gardening revealed

Neil Patrick Harris - choose your own autobiography

The star of "How I Met Your Mother" shares his experiences as a child star, Broadway performer, and father in a humorous account creatively designed in the style of the popular interactive adventure series.

War dogs - tales of canine heroism, history, and love

"Under the cover of night, deep in the desert of Afghanistan, a US Army handler led a Special Forces patrol with his military working dog. Without warning an insurgent popped up, his weapon raised. At the handler's command, the dog charged their attacker. There was the flash of steel, the blur of fur, and the sound of a single shot; the handler watched his dog take a bullet. During the weeks it would take the dog to heal, the handler never left its side. The dog had saved his life. Loyal and cou

The grace in aging - awaken as you grow older

Learn to use your later years for awakening and spiritual growth. Encouraging, inspiring, and practical, The Grace in Aging invites all those who have ever experienced spiritual longing to awaken in their twilight years. Since aging, in and of itself, does not lead to spiritual maturity, The Grace in Aging suggests and explores causes and conditions that we can create in our lives, just as we are living them, to allow awakening to unfold--transforming the predictable sufferings of aging into pro

Breakfast at Sotheby's - An A-Z of the Art World

Ruby Ridge - the truth and tragedy of the Randy Weaver family

French braid quilts with a twist - new variations for vibrant strip-pieced projects

Food of the gods - the search for the original tree of knowledge - a radical history of plants, drugs, and human evolution

An exploration of humans' symbiotic relationships with plants and chemicals presents information on prehistoric partnership societies and the roles of spices and spirits in the rise of dominator societies

The Essential Dehydrator - From Dried Mushroom Risotto to Grilled Tuna With Papaya Chutney, More Than 100 Recipes Bursting With Fresh Flavor

I am not sick, I don't need help! - how to help someone with mental illness accept treatment

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

Soul eater not! Volume 3

"The attack on Eternal Feather is a cruel reminder that there is very real danger out there for the weapons and meisters of DWMA. Tsugumi is more determined than ever to develop her skills so that she can defend her friends in the future. But the road ahead is filled with challenges...and silliness!" -- from publisher's web site.

Climate changed - a personal journey through the science

What are the causes and consequences of climate change? When the scale is so big, can an individual make any difference? Documentary, diary, and masterwork graphic novel, this look at our planet and how we live on it explains what global warming is all about. With the most complicated concepts made clear by the author, an investigative journalist and artist, weaves together scientific research, extensive interviews with experts, and a call for action. Weighing the potential of some solutions and

Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Season 9, volume 2, On your own

With the Scooby gang on the skids, Buffy finds herself increasingly alone. When faced with some tough decisions grounded in "real world" problems (i.e., not the slaying of pesky demons), Buffy is determined to make her own choices, but that doesn't mean she won't need a little handholding along the way. Cue Spike, compelled to stand by his best friend in her moment of need. Together the''ll tackle the increasing zompire population and a rogue Slayer out for blood.

Invincible Ultimate Collection 9

French milk

A lighthearted travelogue--rendered in the form of a graphic novel--about a mother and daughter's life-changing six-week trip to Paris is comprised of the graphic artist daughter's illustrations of the sights and scenes they visited while each was facinga milestone birthday.

Spawn. New beginnings. Volume 2 - collecting issues 207-2012

Scalped. 3, Dead mothers

"Dashiell Bad Horse is a man divided. His job as a cop on the Prairie Rose Indian Reservation is just a front for his role as a soldier for the Rez's brutal chief, Red Crow. But beneath both surfaces, Dash is an undercover FBI agent, forced back onto the reservation he escaped years ago to bring Red Crow down, no matter the cost"--P. [4] of cover.

Swamp Thing by Brian K. Vaughan Volume 2

"In this series from 2000, writer Brian K. Vaughan kicked off a new SWAMP THING series that starred Tefe Holland, daughter of Swamp Thing and Abigail Arcane. In this concluding volume, Tefe is on the run from government agents intent on wiping her out of existence, along with anyone she's come in contact with. But when Tefe helps a friend escape her father, a ruthless congressman bent on harming the environment, she runs headlong into radical environmentalists whose own plans are every bit as da

Godzilla - Awakening

"Godzilla: Awakening is the official graphic novel based on the new movie from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures, and reveals an explosive, larger-than-life adventure set decades before the movie."--page 4 of cover

The Manhattan Projects. 4

The eccentric scientists of the Manhattan Project, using the building of the atomic bomb as a front, engage in unusual and sinister experiments that could affect the future of the world.

Buffy the vampire slayer - season 9. Volume 3

Recruited by Kennedy to act as a high-profile bodyguard, Buffy is tasked with protecting a tech mogul who is running from demon assassins.

Neil Gaiman's Murder mysteries

"Constructing and maintaining aoo of heaven and earth is an immense task, which God has divided up among the various ranks and stations of angels. As with any such huge effort, there are bound to be casualties. This unique passion play sheds light on the hands behind creation, as well as one lonely man in LA who gets to hear the whole story of a most unspeakable crime: a murder in paradise!"--Page 4 of cover.

Andre the Giant - life and legend

Drawing from historical records about Andre's life as well as a wealth of anecdotes from his colleagues in the wrestling world, including Hulk Hogan, and his film co-stars (Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, Mandy Patinkin, etc), Brown has created in Andre the Giant, the first substantive biography of one of the twentieth century's most recognizable figures.

Batman and Robin. Volume 4, Requiem for Damian

"Devastated by the death of his son Damian, Batman suddenly finds himself without a Robin-- and without direction in a world that no longer makes sense. Now, the members of Batman's extended family will rally to his side and try to fill the void in his life. ... But can even these friends, family members and lovers help Batman forgive himself for the greatest tragedy he's faced?"--Flap page 1 of dust jacket.

Batwoman. Volume 4, This blood is thick

"After taking down Medusa, Batwoman expected her life to get easier. Not so much when caught in the crossfire between Batman and the D.E.O., Department of Extranormal Operations. The organization has their sights set on the Dark Knight, and could be using Batwoman to capture him. But is Batman the true threat?--

Bleach 9 - 25-26-27 3-in-1 Edition

The graveyard book. Volume 1

Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard.

Haganai - I don't have many friends. Volume 7

Kodaka discovers that Yozora chose not to tell him that she is his old best friend Sora, and the Neighbors Club members try out some new hairstyles and new types of anime.

Star Trek. Volume 1

The adventures of the Starship Enterprise continue in this new series that picks up where the blockbuster 2009 film left off. Featuring the new cast of the film, these missions re-imagine the stories from the original series in the alternate timeline created by the film, along with new threats and characters never seen before. With creative collaboration from Star Trek writer/producer Roberto Orci, this new series begins the countdown to the much-anticipated movie sequel premiering--Cover p. [4]

Can't we talk about something more pleasant? - a memoir

In her first memoir, Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents. Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through a mixture of cartoons, family photos, documents, and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with tears, Chast's memoir is both comfort and comic relief for anyone experiencing the life-altering loss of elderly parents. When it came to her elderly mother and father, Roz held to the practices of denial, avoidance, and distraction. But when Elizabe

Before the Fall

Dog butts and love. And stuff like that. And cats.

Bestselling cartoonist Jim Benton of It's Happy Bunny and Dear Dumb Diary fame has also been posting whimsical, dry-humored, and at-times nasty cartoons on Reddit.com, where more than a third of the top-100 cartoons on the "Cartoons" subreddit are his. Now, for the first time, these cartoons have been gathered into a single book. From wry observations about the absurdities of life and acerbic comments to poetic musings, from cats and dogs to humans, and from one style to another, this compendium

Star wars - in the shadow of Yavin, Volume four

Princess Leia risks the cohesion of her newly formed secret squadron by grounding Luke Skywalker and a female pilot, Prithi, for not taking the initial training seriously--just when the Empire is prepared to unleash Colonel Bircher and his elite squadron of TIE interceptors. Meanwhile, Han solo and Chewbacca, on a supply mission for Rebel leader Mon Mothman, have run inot their own Imperial troubles on Coruscant...

The love bunglers

"The suppression of family history and the cumulative effects of these secrets are the initial threads that tie together this masterful graphic novel"--Page 4 of cover.

Star Wars - in the shadow of Yavin, Volume two

New Large Print Books & Foreign Language Materials

The good, the bad, and the emus - a Meg Langslow mystery

Family life

Taking the reins

A perfect life - a novel

"[A] heartwarming and inspirational novel about a mother and daughter who face challenges, cope with celebrity, and overcome tragedy while maintaining the outward appearance of . . . A PERFECT LIFE. The epitome of intelligence, high-powered energy, and grace, Blaise McCarthy is an icon in the world of television news, asking the tough questions and taking on the emotionally charged issues of world affairs and politics with courage and insight. A single mother, she manages her well-ordered career

You Can, You Will - 8 Undeniable Qualities of a Winner

The Beekeeper's Ball

"Isabel Johnson returns to Bella Vista to turn her childhood home into a destination cooking school and forget her past, but Cormac O'Neill wants to dig up old history"--

The monuments men - Allied heroes, Nazi thieves, and the greatest treasure hunt in history

In the bleak midwinter

Fatal harbor

The Golden Ball and other stories

"A collection of short stories where the answers are as unexpected as they are satisfying"--

Runaway saint

When Sara's aunt Bel shows up looking for a place to stay after years without contact, the enigmatic woman brings refreshing change into the lives she touches, but Sara soon learns of the ordeal that Bel went through while she was away.

Hidden riches

After a lifetime of doing for others, Ana Mae Futrell passed away. Her siblings have reluctantly returned to North Carolina to bury the older sister they never bothered to know. For instance, they didn't know she'd won big in the lottery. Or that she had a son. Now Ana Mae's fortune will go to the first person who can interpret the clues she left behind in a quilt. The race is on, and soon everyone involved will find there's more to gain than money.

Love letters - a Rose Harbor novel

"Summer is a busy season at the inn, so proprietor Jo Marie Rose and handyman Mark Taylor have spent a lot of time together keeping the property running. Despite some folks' good-natured claims to the contrary, Jo Marie insists that Mark is only a friend. However, she seems to be thinking about this particular friend a great deal lately. Jo Marie knows surprisingly little about Mark's life, due in no small part to his refusal to discuss it. She's determined to learn more about his past, but firs

Sally Ride - America's First Woman In Space

The definitive biography of Sally Ride, America's first woman in space, with exclusive insights from Ride's family and partner, by the ABC reporter who covered NASA during its transformation from a test-pilot boys' club to a more inclusive elite.

The Forsaken

County sheriff Quinn Colson is determined to find those responsible for lynching an innocent black man in Jericho, Mississippi, 30 years prior.

A mother's secret

Thirty-one-year-old Carolyn Lapp has never been married-but she's been a mother for fifteen years. In a community with strict standards and a long memory, Carolyn knows she might never find a man who will have her and her son, Benjamin.

The trail beyond - a western story

The caregivers - a support group's stories of slow loss, courage, and love

The Shadow Of His Wings - 1861-1863 Adventure And Romance Thrive During The War Between The States

Lowell Rocklin accepts a challenge to help the South build a balloon for use in military strategy. His efforts are aided by Rooney Smith, a young woman whose ingenuity proves invaluable. Suddenly, double tragedy strikes: Seriously injured in battle, Lowell must also suffer with his discovery of the tragic truth about Rooney -- the woman he has come to love.

One Perfect Spring - A Novel

"Single mom Claire Summers is doing her best to make lemonade of the lemons life has handed her. Workaholic Keith Watson is interested only in the bottom line--until a letter from Claire's eleven-year-old daughter seeking help finding the long-lost son of a neighbor reaches him and changes everything, bringing love and hope to many lives"--

The Cursed

When a man is murdered in the alley behind her place, she's dismayed when his spirit appears, too, asking for help. FBI agent Dallas Samson has a passionate interest in the murder, since the victim's a colleague whose death is connected to the smuggling ring known as Los Lobos: the wolves. Unaware that Dallas has certain abilities of his own, Hannah calls her cousin Kelsey O'Brien, a member of the FBI's Krewe of Hunters, an elite unit of paranormal investigators.

The wife, the maid, and the mistress

They say behind every great man, there's a woman. Or, in the case of Judge Crater, three. Stella, his wife, is the picture of propriety. Ritzi, a leggy showgirl, thinks the judge's bed is the first step out of the chorus line. And thanks to the judge, dutiful maid Maria Simon's husband is now a detective in the NYPD. Crater himself is indebted to both Tammany Hall and a notorious gangster. As rumors circulate about widespread political corruption, the Honorable Joseph Crater steps into a cab and

Shovel ready

Working as a hit man on the ravaged streets of New York City after a dirty bomb is unleashed on Times Square, Spademan takes an assignment to kill the daughter of a powerful evangelist only to discover that his mark holds a shocking secret and that his client hides a more sinister agenda.

Sting of the drone

In Washington, the Kill Committee gathers in the White House Situation Room to pick the next targets for the United States drone program. At an airbase just outside Las Vegas, a team of pilots, military personnel and intelligence officers follows through on the committee's orders. And on the other side of the world, in the mountains where the drones hunt their prey, someone has decided to fight back.

Love Life

Rob Lowe offers up a collection of personal stories in an honest and celebratory memoir about men and women, art and commerce, fathers and son, addiction and recovery, and sex and love.

New Children's Materials

Racing for good

Lightning McQueen participates in a race for a good cause.

Daniel Tiger's neighborhood. Friends help each other

While attending a tea party at Katerina Kittycat's house, Daniel helps his friend when things go wrong.

Lad and the fat cat

A story about Lad and a pregnant cat teaches beginning readers three-letter words.

Meet the rebels

Introduces some of the characters from the series "Star Wars Rebels," a television show, set between Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. It follows the former Jedi Kanan Jarrus and his ragtag crew aboard the starship Ghost as they struggle against the evil rule of the Galactic Empire.

Dot and Mit

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable.

10 cut-ups

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable.

Up, pup

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable.

Tyrannosaurus!

Discusses the size, behaviors, physical characteristics, and habitat of the Tyrannosaurus rex.

Barbie and the secret door. Magic friends

Shy Princess Alexa, who has difficulty dancing, steps through a secret door in the garden into a world where she has magic powers and must save the Queen Unicorn from evil Princess Malucia.

Lulu and the witch baby

Lulu Witch begins to change her mind about her pesky baby sister when she thinks that one of her magic spells has made the baby disappear.

The sad cat

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable.

Thomas & friends. The monster of Sodor

Gigantic roving shadows and monster-size footprints test the engines' bravery.

Farm alarm!

The members of Team Umizoomi search for Farmer Dan's animals--a donkey, two chickens, three mice, and four pigs--at school.

The vet

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable. Each book is written in three-letter words and short sentences.

Zeb to the rescue / Zeb to the Rescue

Zeb, a member of the rebel group, battles Storm Troopers to help an old man and his droid.

Tiny goes back to school

Tiny the dog returns to obedience school and teaches the other dogs how to receive treats.

Dolphin rescue

Entering a school contest to create an invention to keep wild dolphins safe, Mia, Emma, Olivia, Stephanie, and Andrea find that their new invention is just what is needed to help a dolphin family.

Fun in the sun

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable.

Gumballs - a Mr. and Mrs. Green adventure

Mr. Green loves guessing games. And he has a plan to guess the number of gumballs in a GIANT gumball machine! So does Mrs. Green. Her plan involves luck, but Mr. Green's plan involves luck and math skills. Will they both be winners? And what would they do f they won all those gumballs? The uproarious alligator antics continue in this Level 2 Green Light Reader-- Taken from Amazon.com July 30, 2014.

Meet the rebels / Meet the Rebels

Introduces some of the characters from the series "Star Wars Rebels," a television show that follows former Jedi Kanan Jarrus and his ragtag crew as they struggle against the Galactic Empire.

Ezra and the pilot

Focuses on Ezra's interaction with the pilot Hera Syndulla.

Bitsy Bee goes to school

Dolphin rescue

"The LEGO Friends have entered a school science contest to create an invention that will protect dolphins in the wild. The prize is five tickets aboard a special dolphin sight-seeing cruise!"--

The red hen

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable.

Pete can fly!

"Teddy the T-Rex is jealous that his best friend Pete the Pterodactyl can fly. But when a friend Tina the Triceratops reminds Teddy of all the great things a T-Rex can do, Teddy ends up feeling much better about himself"--