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Year Published: 2014

Ivory tower

Is college worth the cost? Groundbreaking filmmaker Andrew Rossi asks the critical question about the value of higher education, revealing how colleges have come to embrace a business model that often promotes expansion over quality learning. With student-loan debt now over the one trillion dollar mark, the once-great American institution is at a breaking point. The film explores the current education crisis from the halls of Harvard, to community colleges, to online learning.

Year Published: 2014

Frontera

Set along the tumultuous Arizona-Mexico border, follows Miguel, a hardworking father and devoted husband who crosses the border illegally and is wrongfully accused of murdering the wife of a former sheriff. Miguel's pregnant wife lands in the hands of corrupt Mexican 'Coyote' smugglers as she tries to help her husband, while the ex-lawman investigates his wife's death and unearths evidence that could destroy one family's future.

Year Published: 1983

Merry christmas mr. lawrence

Based on a true story of author Laurens van der Post's experiences as a WWII Prisoner of War. Bonus features include a featurette, interviews, documentary, and an essay by film writer Chuck Stephens.

Year Published: 2013

Shut up and sign. Episode 4, What a wonderful world.

Presents basic instruction in American Sign Language, covering all kinds of things outdoors, such as gardens, flowers, rainbows, babies, park animals, and people passing by. Includes special music video for the song "What a wonderful world", performed by Louis Armstrong.

Year Published: 2014

Chicago P.D. Season one

At the helm of the Intelligence Unit is Sergeant Hank Voight, a man not against crossing legal and ethical lines to ensure the safety of the men and women of the Chicago Police Department's District 21 who put it all on the line to serve and protect the security of the city he loves.

Year Published: 2014

American horror story, Coven. The complete third season

The exceptional young witches at Miss Robichaux's Academy are under assault by forces of ignorance and hate. Caught in the turmoil is new arrival, Zoe, who harbors a terrifying secret of her own. Fiona, a Supreme Witch with unimaginable powers, is determined to protect the Coven, but her obsessive quest for immortality will lead her to cross paths with a formidable voodoo queen and a murderous slave owner cursed with eternal life.

Year Published: 2005

Gunslinger's revenge

The idealistic lifestyle of an old West farmer, his Indian wife, and half-breed son, who narrates the tale, is disrupted when his father, an old gunslinger, shows up on the farm.

Year Published: 2014

Line of duty. Series 2

Season two has Lindsay Denton, a member of AC12, a police anti-corruption unit, charged with investigating an ambush of a police convoy.

Year Published: 2014

Summer slam 2014.

The 27th annual Summer Slam event is back as it returns to the Staples Center in Los Angeles for the sixth consecutive year.

Year Published: 2014

Marvel knights - the wolverine collection

Five complete films from an amazing group of artists and writers. Contains the following: Wolverine: Origin, Ultimate Wolverine vs Hulk, Wolverine vs Sabretooth,Wolverine vs Sabretooth: Reborn, Wolverine Weapon X: Tomorrow Dies Today.

Year Published: 2002

The blue planet, seas of life. 3, Seasonal seas [and] Coral seas

An exploration of Earth's oceans, focusing on the change of seasons and it's effects on ocean life as well as coral reefs.

Year Published: 2014

The wonder years. Season one.

The show debuted on ABC in 1988 and ran for six seasons. Nominated for over 60 awards with 24 wins, including an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series in 1988, a Golden Globe for Best Television Series in 1989, and a Peabody Award in 1990.

Year Published: 2014

Plastic

Sam and Fordy run a credit card fraud scheme, but when they steal from the wrong man, they find themselves threatened by a sadistic gangster. They need to raise $20 million and pull off a daring diamond heist to clear their debt.

Year Published: 1975

The legend of lizzie borden

In a stylized retelling of the events of August 4, 1892, the film begins when the parents of New England spinster Lizzie Andrew Borden were found brutally murdered in their Fall River, Massachusetts' home. The subsequent incarceration of the prime suspect (Lizzie herself) as well as the coroner's inquest and trial are largely faithfully depicted, using actual testimony.

Year Published: 2013

Chinese puzzle

A 40-year-old father of two still finds life very complicated. When the mother of his children moves from Paris to New York, he can't bear them growing up far away from him, so he decides to move there as well.

Year Published: 2003

Let's do it again

Working class brothers swindle big time gamblers to save their fraternal lodge in the second pairing of Poitier and Cosby (Uptown Saturday Night).

Year Published: 2006

See no evil

Eight juvenile delinquents are sent to clean an abandoned hotel where recluse psychopath Jacob Goodnight (WWE star Kane) has made his home. Gory revenge ensues, as it was the kids' accompanying officer who put a bullet in Jacob's head four years back.

Year Published: 2014

Losing Iraq

With Islamic extremists gaining ground in Iraq, and the Obama administration being pulled back into the conflict, This is a timely and late-breaking report on the crisis in Iraq.

Year Published: 2014

Chinese puzzle

A 40-year-old father of two still finds life very complicated. When the mother of his children moves from Paris to New York, he can't bear them growing up far away from him, so he decides to move there as well.

Year Published: 2005

The Peking Acrobats

A performance by the Chinese acrobatic troup, experts at wire-walking, trick-cycling, precision tumbling, somersaulting, and gymnastics. Defying gravity with amazing displays of contortion, flexibility, and control, they push the envelope of human possibility with astonishing juggling dexterity and incredible balancing feats, showcasing tremendous skill and ability.

Year Published: 2014

The calling

A detective in a small Ontario town uncovers a series of killings, while battling personal problems like a predilection for the bottle and excruciating back pain. Micallef has got to catch a serial killer, who targets the old and terminally ill for his 'mercy killing.' But Hazel simply loves her home to much to let a murderous religious zealot run rampant.

Year Published: 2014

Crisis hotline - veterans press 1

Today, more military members are lost to suicide than on the battlefield. After serving their country overseas, many veterans in their darkest moments turn to the unique services of the Veterans Crisis Line to help with traumas like post-traumatic stress, depression, homelessness and drug dependence. The 40-minute documentary is an intimate look at the vital work of several responders who provide life-saving intervention and desperately needed referrals through the 24-hour Veterans Crisis Line,

Year Published: 2014

Neurons to nirvana - understanding psychedelic medicines

An illustrated feature documentary about the resurgence of psychedelics as medicine. Through interviews with the world's foremost researchers, writers, psychologists and pioneers in psychedelic psychotherapy, the film explores five powerful psychedelic substances (LSD, psilocybin, MDMA, ayahuasca and cannabis) and their previously established medicinal and psychotherapeutic potential.

Year Published: 2013

The perfect score

Determined not to let the S.A.T. exam unfairly define their lives, six wildly different teens devise a way to get the perfect score, by stealing the answers to the test!

Year Published: 2014

See no evil 2

A group of friends pay a late-night visit to the city morgue hoping to surprise Amy on her birthday. But the surprise is on them when the one-eyed corpse of brutal psychopath Jacob Goodnight unexpectedly rises from a cold sub-basement slab. Their wild party quickly turns into a terrifying slay-fest as the sadistic mass-murderer resumes his savage rampage complete with hooks, surgical knives and power saws in this blood-soaked sequel to See No Evil.

New eBook & Audiobook Downloads

The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014

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The Book of Unknown Americans A novel

"A triumph of storytelling. Henríquez pulls us into the lives of her characters with such mastery that we hang on to them just as fiercely as they hang on to one another and their dreams. This passionate, powerful novel will stay with you long after you've turned the final page." —Ben Fountain, author of -- The Book of Unknown Americans This eBook edition includes a Reading Group Guide.

Hawk

-- Hawk New York Times "Watch Steven Brust. He's good. He moves fast. He surprises you. Watching him untangle the diverse threads of intrigue, honor, character and mayhem from amid the gears of a world as intricately constructed as a Swiss watch is a rare pleasure." —Roger Zelazny At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.

Tehran at Twilight

"Abdoh paints a gripping portrait of a nation awash in violence and crippled by corruption....Captivating." -- -- -- Library Journal Included in -- -- Tehran at Twilight-- -- Brad Gooch "Tehran--bloated, capricious, corrupt, and with its various secret police agencies competing against one another--becomes a ripe setting for this roman noir...Move over Scandinavia: there's a new kid on the noir block." -- -- Laila Lalami The year is 2008. Reza Malek's life is modest but manageable--he lives i

Dare to Submit

Decklan Dare knows about the unexpected loss of loved ones and for this reason, he values control in all areas of his life. Amanda Collins enjoys the freedom she finds in casual encounters without the emotional connection a relationship brings. They meet and their physical attraction is mutual but both experience feelings that could run deeper - if they drop their guard and let each other in. Decklan is first to trust, but when he discovers the secret Amanda's been hiding, will he forgive? Or wi

How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life An Unexpected Guide to Human Nature and Happiness

-- The Wealth of Nations Most economists have never read it, and for most of his life, Russ Roberts was no exception. But when he finally picked up the book by the founder of his field, he realized he'd stumbled upon what might be the greatest self-help book that almost no one has read. In How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life By reinvigorating Smith's neglected classic, Roberts provides us with an invaluable look at human behavior through the lens of one of history's greatest minds.

The Heal Your Gut Cookbook Nutrient-Dense Recipes for Intestinal Health Using the GAPS Diet

With more than two hundred straightforward, nutrient-dense, and appealing recipes, -- In -- The Heal Your Gut Cookbook is a must-have if you are following the GAPS Diet, considering the GAPS Diet, or simply looking to improve your digestive health and—by extension—your physical and mental well-being.

The Fall A father's memoir in 424 steps

THE FALL is a memoir like no other. Its 424 short passages match the number of steps taken by Diogo Mainardi's son Tito as he walks, with great difficulty, alongside his father through the streets of Venice, the city where a medical mishap during Tito's birth left him with Cerebral Palsy. As they make their way toward the hospital where both their lives changed forever, Mainairdi begins to draw on his knowledge of art and history, seeking to better explain a tragedy that was entirely avoidable

Thursdays with the Crown

Castle Glower has been acting weird, so it's no surprise when two towers transport Celie and her siblings to an unknown land. When they realize that no one from home is coming to get them, the kids � along with Celie's pet griffin Rufus � set out through the forest to figure out where they are and what's happened to their beloved Castle. Instead, they discover two wizards and an entire lost people, the oldest inhabitants of Castle Glower. And it seems they may know more of the Castle's secre

This Boy's Life A Memoir

This unforgettable memoir, by one of our most gifted writers, introduces us to the young Toby Wolff, by turns tough and vulnerable, crafty and bumbling, and ultimately winning. Separated by divorce from his father and brother, Toby and his mother are constantly on the move, yet they develop an extraordinarily close, almost telepathic relationship. As Toby fights for identity and self-respect against the unrelenting hostility of a new stepfather, his experiences are at once poignant and comical,

One Pot 120+ Easy Meals from Your Skillet, Slow Cooker, Stockpot, and More

-- Martha Stewart Living  -- DUTCH OVEN:   SLOW COOKER:  SKILLET & SAUTÉ PAN:  ROASTING PAN & BAKING DISH:  PRESSURE COOKER:  STOCKPOT:  DESSERTS: Peach Crumble, Skillet Chocolate-Chip Cookie, Baked Blackberry Custard, Raspberry Sorbet, Molten Chocolate Cupcakes

Return of the Thin Man Two never-before-published novellas featuring Nick & Nora Charles

Dashiell Hammett was a crime writer who elevated the genre to true literature, and The Thin Man was Hammett's last--and most successful--novel. Following the enormous success of "The Thin Man" movie in 1934, Hammett was commissioned to write stories for additional films. He wrote two full-length novellas, for the films that became "After the Thin Man" and "Another Thin Man". Bringing back his classic characters, retired private investigator Nick Charles and his former debutante wife Nora, who re

Threats A Novel

David's wife is dead. At least, he thinks she's dead. But he can't figure out what killed her or why she had to die, and his efforts to sort out what's happened have been interrupted by his discovery of a series of elaborate and escalating threats hidden in strange places around his home—one buried in the sugar bag, another carved into the side of his television. These disturbing threats may be the best clues to his wife's death: CURL UP ON MY LAP. LET ME BRUSH YOUR HAIR WITH MY FINGERS. I AM SI

In the Lake of the Woods

First published to critical acclaim by Houghton Mifflin, Tim O'Brien's celebrated classic In the Lake of the Woods now returns to the house in a gorgeous new Mariner paperback edition. This riveting novel of love and mystery from the author of The Things They Carried examines the lasting impact of the twentieth century's legacy of violence and warfare, both at home and abroad. When long-hidden secrets about the atrocities he committed in Vietnam come to light, a candidate for the U.S. Senate ret

The Empathy Exams Essays

From personal loss to phantom diseases, The Empathy ExamsA

Worthy Fights A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace

-- Worthy Fights As always, Panetta calls them as he sees them in Worthy Fights

Stay with Me A Novel

The #1 New York TimesWait for You and Be with Me returns with a daring tale that pushes boundaries . . . in which a young woman learns that you can't run from your past—no matter how far you goAt twenty-one, Calla hasn't done a lot of things. She's never been kissed, never seen the ocean, never gone to an amusement park. But growing up, she witnessed some things no child ever should. She still carries the physical and emotional scars of living with a strung-out mother, Mona—secrets she keeps fro

Some Assembly Required The Not-So-Secret Life of a Transgender Teen

Seventeen-year-old Arin Andrews shares all the hilarious, painful, and poignant details of undergoing gender reassignment as a high school student in this winning memoir. We've all felt uncomfortable in our own skin at some point, and we've all been told that "it's just a part of growing up." But for Arin Andrews, it wasn't a phase that would pass. He had been born in the body of a girl and there seemed to be no relief in sight… In this revolutionary memoir, Arin details the journey that led

Sweet Unrest

For as long as she can remember, Lucy Aimes has been plagued by a dark, recurring dream of drowning. But when her family moves to an old plantation outside New Orleans, she starts having intense new dreams, vivid scenes of a bygone era filled with people she shouldn't know but does. Searching for answers to her haunting visions, Lucy reluctantly descends into the city's mystical culture. What she finds is Alex, a charming but mysterious boy who behaves as if they've known each other forever. Lu

Umbrella

"A brother is as easily forgotten as an umbrella."—James Joyce, Ulysses Radical and uncompromising, Umbrella is a tour de force from one of England's most acclaimed contemporary writers, and Self's most ambitious novel to date. Moving between Edwardian London and a suburban mental hospital in 1971, Umbrella exposes the twentieth century's technological searchlight as refracted through the dark glass of a long term mental institution. While making his first tours of the hospital at which he has j

The Hot Zone The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus

-- From the Paperback edition.

Lailah

The girl knows she's different. She doesn't age. She has no family. She has visions of a past life, but no clear clues as to what she is, or where she comes from. But there is a face in her dreams – a light that breaks through the darkness. She knows his name is Gabriel. On her way home from work, the girl encounters an injured stranger whose name is Jonah. Soon, she will understand that Jonah belongs to a generation of Vampires that serve darker forces. Jonah and the few like him are fighting

Last Night a DJ Saved My Life The History of the Disc Jockey

-- Last Night a DJ Saved My Life is a lively and entertaining account of musical history and some of the most legendary parties of the century.

The Bread Exchange Tales and Recipes from My Journey of Baking and Bartering

An ode to a life warmly lived, The Bread Exchange tells the story of one woman's hunger for greater meaning in her life and how it has been enriched by the sharing of her handmade bread. From her cozy kitchen in Berlin to a flat in London, from a deck in New York City to huddling around a tandoor in Kabul, the author shares discoveries, stories, and recipes from her inspiring travels. A busy fashion-industry professional with a bread-baking obsession, Malin Elmlid started offering her loaves to

Confessions- The Paris Mysteries

The City of Lights sets the stage for romance, drama and intrigue in the latest Confessions novel from the world's bestselling mystery writer! After investigating multiple homicides and her family's decades-old skeletons in the closet, Tandy Angel is finally reunited with her lost love in Paris. But as he grows increasingly distant, Tandy is confronted with disturbing questions about him, as well as what really

New Fiction Books

Never love a highlander

To salvage the uneasy alliance between two clans, Caelen McCabe, putting family loyalty above all else, marries Rionna McDonald, his brother's jilted bride, and as they form a tentative--and passionate--bond, a battle for the McCabe legacy is ignited.

Thug matrimony

Angel has started her own law practice and a new life with Kaylin, a drug dealer who's stepped out of the game to run a recycling business and hot new record label. When an unwanted guest crashes their wedding, all the rage and bloodlust from the hood comes bustin' out-- and Angel's gonna need every prayer in heaven to make it to the altar alive...

A Lady at Willowgrove Hall

When Cecily Faire and Nathaniel Stanton meet at Willowgrove Hall, each is haunted by their own secrets, but when those secrets come to light, Cecily and Nathaniel must decide whether they will keep running from their pasts, or face them together.

Eclipse Bay

Book 1 of the trilogy set in Eclipse Bay.

When Christ and his saints slept

A novel depicting a dark period in English history follows the story of Maude, daughter of Henry I and England's uncrowned queen, and her cousin Stephen, as their battles for the crown of England lead to twenty years of anarchy

Mr. Sammler's Planet

Absolution- a novel of suspense

How to kill a rock star - a novel

Orient express - an entertainment

Illustrates the unusual relationship between a man and a woman traveling on the Orient Express.

Straight white male

Irish novelist Kennedy Marr is a first rate bad boy. When he is not earning a fortune as one of Hollywood's most sought after script writers, he is drinking, insulting and philandering his way through LA, 'successfully debunking the myth that men are unable to multitask'. He is loved by many women, but loathed by even more including ex-wives on both sides of the pond.

Thug matrimony

The gilded web

Fleeing the heat and crowds of a London ballroom, innocent Alexandra Purnell seeks refuge outside, only to be whisked away by Edmond, Earl of Amberley, who rescues her from certain scandal by offering her marriage.

Gray Mountain

"The Great Recession of 2008 left many young professionals out of work. Promising careers were suddenly ended as banks, hedge funds, and law firms engaged in mass lay-offs and brutal belt tightening. Samantha Kofer was a third year associate at Scully & Pershing, New York City's largest law firm. Two weeks after Lehman Brothers collapsed, she lost her job, her security, and her future. A week later she was working as an unpaid intern in a legal aid clinic deep in small town Appalachia. There, fo

Liberators - a novel of the coming global collapse

"When looting and rioting overwhelm all the major US cities, Afghanistan War vet Ray McGregor makes his way from Michigan's Upper Peninsula to his parents' cattle ranch in Bella Coola, British Columbia, in remote western Canada. Joining him is his old friend Phil Adams, a Defense Intelligence Agency counterintelligence case officer based in Washington State. Reckless banking practices, hyperinflation, and government negligence have led to an unprecedented socioeconomic collapse in America that q

Tough guys don't dance - a novel

When Timothy Madden, an unsuccessful writer living on Cape Cod, awakes with a gruesome hangover, a painful tattoo on his upper arm, and a severed female head in his marijuana stash, he has almost no memory of the night before. As he reconstructs the missing hours, Madden runs afoul of retired prizefighters, sex addicts, mediums, former cons, a world-weary ex-girlfriend, and his own father, old now but still a Herculean figure.

New Nonfiction Books

The elements of eloquence - secrets of the perfect turn of phrase

The Jane Austen rules - a classic guide to modern love

"What Would Jane Do? What's a strong, independent-minded woman supposed to do in a world of insipid dating guides? Sinead Murphy responds by asking: Who has more time-tested secrets than Jane Austen, whose novels continue to captivate us almost two hundred years later? Whether you can recite paragraphs from Pride and Prejudice or just admired Colin Firth in his wet t-shirt, the romance of Jane Austen's world is one you'll never forget. Does love like that even exist today? Yes, it does. If you l

On the abolition of all political parties

Mastering my mistakes in the kitchen - learning to cook with 65 great chefs and over 100 delicious recipes

"An uproarious, inspiring cookbook from the longtime editor-in-chief of Food & Wine magazine, in which the first lady of food spills the secret of her culinary ineptitude, while learning--finally--to cook, side-by-side with some of the greatest chefs working today..."-- From dust jacket.

Ukulele 101 - the fun and easy ukulele method

American ballads - the photographs of Marty Stuart

"A book of Marty Stuart's photographs that will coicide with an exhibition at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts in Nashville, Tennessee. This book will present images from these three bodies of work: "Badlands" on his time with the Lakota; "The Masters" from his work with musicians; and "Blue Line Hot Shots"--

Real good church - how our church came back from the dead, and yours can, too

My drunk kitchen - a guide to eating, drinking & going with your gut

One day Hart, a bored New York City transplant, decided to make a fake cooking show for a friend back in California. In her book, she presents a collection of stories, drawings, drink recommendations, cooking tips, and recipes to make and enjoy between drinks. The result is a hilarious -- and surprisingly useful -- reminder to enjoy life, and that together we can make it through.

The view from Saturn - poems

A very fine house - a mother's story of love, faith, and crystal meth

Incite - dreams realized - the best of mixed media

93 artists of these works share their stories of artistic visions fulfilled, lofty goals achieved and daunting obstacles overcome; from persevering through personal struggles to mastering difficult mixed media techniques, from collage and encaustic to assemblage and jewelry.

Andy Kaufman - the truth, finally

"For the first time ever, the two people who knew Andy Kaufman best open up about the most enigmatic artist of our generation. Comedian and Taxi star Andy Kaufman, known for his crazy antics on screen and off, was the ultimate prankster, delighting audiences with his Elvis and Mighty Mouse impressions while also antagonizing them with his wrestling and lounge lizard alter ego, Tony Clifton. In 1984, some say he died while others believe he performed the ultimate vanishing act. At last, in Andy K

Face value - portraiture in the age of abstraction

A groundbreaking reassessment of the reinvention of portraiture in America between 1945 and 1975 - the period when the abstract expressionists reached international prominence - this new volume presents fifty-five innovative portrait paintings, drawings, prints, and sculptures. It includes works by Joan Brown, Alice Neel, Elaine de Kooning, Larry Rivers, Marisol Escobar, Alex Katz, Romare Bearden, Fairfield Porter, Jamie Wyeth, and Andy Warhol, amongst others. It also features a poem by leading

Hello, my name is awesome - how to create brand names that stick

"Naming a business or product has always been challenging--and sometimes costly--for entrepreneurs and inventors, but it's one of the most important decisions they have to make. Alexandra Watkins presents a foolproof model that anyone can use to create and evaluate brand names like a pro"--

The best American science and nature writing 2014

Farming with native beneficial insects - ecological pest control solutions - the Xerces Society guide

Never can say goodbye - writers on their unshakable love for New York

"From the editor of the celebrated anthology Goodbye to All That: Writers on Loving and Leaving New York, comes a new collection of original essays on what keeps writers tethered to New York City. The "charming" (The New York Times) first anthology Goodbye to All That--inspired by Joan Didion's classic essay about loving and leaving Manhattan--chronicled the difficulties and disappointments inherent in loving New York, while Never Can Say Goodbye is a celebration of the city that never sleeps, i

Live from New York - the complete, uncensored history of Saturday night live as told by its stars, writers, and guests

A history of the long-running television series draws on backstage anecdotes and uncensored reminiscences to create an oral history of "Saturday Night Live."

Ring of steel - Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I, the people's war

The handmade marketplace

Since its original publication in 2010, Kari Chapin's The Handmade Marketplace has inspired thousands of crafters around the world to find the courage and know-how they need to make money -- and even to make a full-time living -- from doing what they love best. Now, this best-selling guide has been completely revised and updated to include solid information on the latest on-line and social media opportunities for sales and marketing, as well as fresh advice and invaluable tips from successful cr

Peter Reinhart's whole grain breads - new techniques, extraordinary flavor

Provides guidance for making one's own whole grain bread, covering topics such as the wheat kernel, enzymes, and the process of delayed fermentation, and presents fifty-five recipes for whole grain sandwich, hearth, and specialty breads as well as bagels, crackers, and other items.

The Slanted Door - modern Vietnamese food

Award-winning chef and restaurateur Charles Phan opened The Slanted Door in San Francisco in 1995, inspired by the food of his native Vietnam. Since then, The Slanted Door has grown into a world-class dining destination, and its accessible, modern take on classic Vietnamese dishes is beloved by diners, chefs, and critics alike. The Slanted Door is a love letter to the restaurant, its people, and its food. Featuring stories in addition to its most iconic recipes, The Slanted Door both celebrates

Loving Yourself to Great Health - Thoughts & Food-the Ultimate Diet

The brewer's tale - a history of the world according to beer

Off course - inside the mad, muddy world of obstacle course racing

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

La Corda d'Oro. 17

Kahoko promises to keep Len in her heart while he studies in Europe, but the boys at Seisou Academy seem bent on making her forget about him.

Showa 1944-1953 - A History of Japan

Powers. 13, Z

Z! When the power who murdered Hitler is found dead, it is up to Detectives Walker and Sunrise to dig into the secret history of powers past to find the killer. A past that included the untold tale of Walker's world before he became one of the world's greatest super heroes. From the writer of some of your favorite Marvel comics (Avengers, Siege) comes another big, bold, blockbuster chapter in the world of cops and capes.

Soul eater. 22

The remaining Death Weapons, along with Kid, gather to stage their assault on the moon. As they approach the Kishin's hideout, Stein and Justin clash in a violent, madness-fueled battle. Stein struggles to maintain his grip on sanity while Justin draws power from the Kishin's inexhaustible aura of madness.

La corda d'oro. 15

As Len departs to study abroad, Kahoko faces the challenges of a contest without her tutor and the romantic intentions of Ryotaro and Azuma.

The terrible and wonderful reasons why I run long distances

Rosario+Vampire. Season II. 13

Average human teenager Tsukune accidentally enrolls at a boarding school for monsters--no, not jocks and popular kids, but bona fide werewolves, witches and unnameables out of his wildest nightmares! On the plus side, all the girls have a monster crush on him. On the negative side, all the boys are so jealous they want to kill him! And so do the girls he spurns, because he only has eyes for one of them--the far-from-average vampire Moka. On the plus side, Moka only has glowing red eyes for Tsuku

Tomboy - a graphic memoir

Eschewing female stereotypes throughout her early years and failing to gain acceptance on the boys' baseball team, Liz learns to embrace her own views on gender as she comes of age, in an anecdotal graphic novel memoir.

Vinland saga. Book 5

"After the assassination of King Sweyn and the execution of Askeladd, Thorfinn lost the object of his vengeane, his sense of purpose, and his freedom. Now a broken young man, he labors far from the battlefield, clearing a forest for his slave master's farm alongside the amiable Einar. But a sudden and brutal tragedy will shock Thorfinn out of his apathy, and force him to answer the question, 'Do I still want to live?'"--p. [4] of cover.

Return of the Jedi

In the Infinities universe, one event can alter familiar story. When the plan to rescue Han Solo fails, Leia, Lando, and Chewey must find another way. Then, Luke's late arrival on Dagobah gets him captured by Darth Vader just as the second Death Star is ready!

Original Sin

Skip Beat! 9 - 3-in-1 Edition

Puella Magi Madoka Magica- The Different Story 3

The nightly news

Food wars! - shokugeki no soma. Volume 1

When Soma Yukihira's father enrolls him in a classy culinary school, Soma must learn if he can make the grade in such a prestigious environment.

Until death do us part. Volume 7

"Through an audience with the leader of the Element Network, Haruka learns more about Mamoru's past"--Page [4] of cover.

Fairy Tail. 42

The town of giants is saved, but rekindling its flame has brought to light an even greater evil! The members of the dark guild of demons, Tartaros, move against the entire Magic Council, and start targeting former Council members. Fairy Tail rises up against this new threat, but they're facing powers they've never seen before! The battle against the world's last great dark guild begins!

Fables. Book 9 - the deluxe edition

"The final battle between the free Fables of the mundane world and the Empire occupying their former Homelands is here! The creatures of myth and fairytale lore have assembled together to finally face the Adversary and his hordes. But victory will not come without a price--who will live and who will die for the fate of the Homelands? Bill Willingham's Eisner Award-winning, New York Times best-selling series comes to the deluxe hardcover format here in FABLES: THE DELUXE EDITION BOOK NINE in one

The graveyard book. Volume 2

The concluding volume of the graphic novel adaptation of the book about a boy, raised by the inhabitants of the local graveyard who rally to protective from a league of villains named Jack who seek to destroy him.

A Shattered Hope

The wedding of Deadpool / Wedding of Deadpool

After Deadpool marries his mystery bride, the couple honeymoons in Japan, and later, the mouthy mercenary must travel to the 1950s to save Nick Fury from a time-traveling Hitler.

Fatale 5 - Curse the Demon

Serenity, Firefly class 03-K64 - leaves on the wind

In a follow-up to the film "Serenity," Malcolm and his crew are separated after revealing the crimes undertaken by the Alliance, and River must lead the former Browncoats on a dangerous mission that, with hope, will reunite them.

Alice in the country of clover - Knight's knowledge. 2

During a mandatory assembly in the Country of Clover, Alice plans to untangle her feeling for Ace, while a new love triangle emerges as Elliot starts to fall for Alice.

Miracleman 2 - The Red King Syndrome

New Large Print Books & Foreign Language Materials

Elizabeth is missing - a novel

Last to know

"A killer targets a peaceful lakeside community in western Massachusetts and one family is changed forever by secrets and lies"--

The bridge tender - a Sunset Beach novel

Murder 101 - a Decker/Lazarus novel

As a detective lieutenant with the LAPD, Peter Decker witnessed enough ugliness and chaos for a lifetime. Now, he and his devoted wife Rena Lazarus are ready to enjoy the quiet beauty of upstate New York, where they can be closer to their four adult children and their foster son. But working for the Greenbury Police department isn't as fulfilling as Decker hoped. While Rina has adapted beautifully to their new surroundings, Decker is underwhelmed and frustrated by his new partner, Tyler McAdams,

A man called Ove

A curmudgeon hides a terrible personal loss beneath a cranky and short-tempered exterior while clashing with new neighbors, a boisterous family whose chattiness and habits lead to unexpected friendship.

The perfect witness

"She had the perfect life. She had the perfect cover. She was the perfect witness. Until they found her. From the blockbuster bestselling author of the Eve Duncan novels comes a new, stand alone thriller about a woman with a photographic memory who has lived her life in the Witness Protection Program. What she once saw put her entire family in jeopardy and now, years later, her cover is blown. She's on the run, and the lives of those she holds dear hang in the balance. As only Iris Johansen can

When mercy rains - a novel

"Suzanne Zimmerman was only seventeen and pregnant when her shamed mother quietly sent her away from their Old Order Mennonite community in Kansas. With her old home, family, and first love firmly behind her, Suzanne moved to Indiana, became a nurse, and raised a daughter, Alexa, on her own. Now, nearly twenty years later, an unexpected letter arrives from Kansas. Her brother asks her to bring her nursing abilities home and care for their ailing mother. His request requires that Suzanne face a f

Invisible city

Just months after Rebekah Roberts was born, her mother, a Hasidic Jew from Brooklyn, abandoned her Christian boyfriend and newborn baby for her religion. After college Rebekah moves to New York City to follow her dream of becoming a reporter. Covering the murder of a Hasidic woman, she learns that since the NYPD kowtows to the powerful ultra-Orthodox community, there will be no autopsy and the killer may get away with murder.

Dark blood

An elite werewolf killer, Zev Hunter, begins to question both his past and his purpose after he is nursed back to consciousness by a member of the Dragonseeker clan.

The kitchen house

"Oprhaned aboard a ship from Ireland, seven-year-old Lavinia arrives on the steps of a tobacco plantation where she is to live and worth with the slaves of the kitchen house. Under the care of Belle, the master's illegitimate daughter, Lavinia becomes deeply bonded to her adopted family, though she is set apart from the by her white skin. Eventually accepted into the world of the big house, where the master is absent and the mistress battles opium addiction, Lavinia straddles two very different

Paris match

"Stone Barrington is back and better than ever in the astonishing new thriller from New York Times bestseller Stuart Woods. Stone Barrington has returned to Paris to attend to some business concerns, and finds himself embroiled in high-stakes trouble on both sides of the pond. An old enemy is still in hot pursuit, and this time he might have a powerful local resource on his side: a gentleman with his own ax to grind against Stone. And back in the United States, the swirling rumor mill threatens

The silent sister

"Riley MacPherson has spent her entire life believing that her older sister Lisa committed suicide as a teenager. Now, over twenty years later, her father has passed away and she's in New Bern, North Carolina cleaning out his house when she finds evidence to the contrary. Lisa is alive. Alive and living under a new identity. But why exactly was she on the run all those years ago, and what secrets are being kept now? As Riley works to uncover the truth, her discoveries will put into question ever

The house on Main Street

Town in a strawberry swirl

Hope to Die

Dick Francis's Damage

"Felix Francis is back with another edge-of-your-seat thriller, in the classic Dick Francis tradition. Undercover investigator Jeff Hinkley is assigned by the British Horseracing Authority to look into the activities of a suspicious racehorse trainer, but as he's tailing his quarry through the Cheltenham Racing Festival, the last thing he expects to witness is a gruesome murder. Could it have something to do with the reason the trainer was banned in the first place-the administration of illegal

Phantom Instinct - a novel

Struggling to rebuild after a club shooting, bartender Harper Flynn searches for the gunman with the help of L.A. Deputy Sheriff Aiden Garrison, whose injuries in the same incident left him with a rare type of perception blindness.

Antiques con - a Trash 'n' Treasures Mystery

Stuck together

"They may be the last two single people in Broken Wheel, but Vince Yates and Tina Cahill are determined not to end up stuck together"--

Caught Dead

Meet me at the Cupcake Café - a novel with recipes

Here comes the ride

The Escape

Moon cutters

To darkness and to death

New Children's Materials

The Christmas party

Describes how Anna, Elsa, and the rest of the Arendelle celebrate Christmas.

Waiting is not easy!

Piggie tells Gerald she has a surprise for him, but it is not there yet, so Gerald must be patient.

Pinkalicious - tutu-rrific

When a mix-up causes her to be placed in the big kids' ballet class rather than her best friend Alison's, Pinkalicious tries to hold her own.

Sofia the first. The missing necklace

After the amulet that allows her to understand her animal friends go missing, Sofia sets out to find it before Cedric can use it to take over the kingdom.

Dragons - Riders of Berk. How to start a dragon academy

Hiccup must find a way to show the Vikings of Berk how helpful the dragons can be.

Dixie and the Best Day Ever

Angry Birds Transformers - Robot Birds in Disguise

Mr. Putter & Tabby turn the page

Mr. Putter and Mrs. Teaberry bring Tabby and Zeke to the library for a special storytime.

Pete the cat and the bad banana

Pete the Cat bites into a bad banana and vows never to eat bananas again, even though he generally likes the fruit.

Santa's little engine

Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends celebrate Christmas on the island of Sodor.

Splat and Seymour, best friends forevermore

While planning a surprise party to show his best friend Seymour how much he values their friendship, Splat keeps so many secrets Seymour doesn't want to be friends anymore.

Ponies love pets!

The ponies from the "My Little Pony" series share a special friendship with their pets.

Porky and Bess

Despite their differences, Porky the messy pig and Bess the fussy cat are best friends and support each other in all their endeavors, from poetry writing to cake baking.

Dixie and the best day ever

Emma needs to write a poem for a school assignment, but she would rather go outside with Dixie and enjoy a snowy day.

Big Hero 6. The big battle

When he finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy San Fransokyo, robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada joins forces with a reluctant team of first-time crime fighters on a mission to save the city.

Twice As Silly - Twice As Silly

Meet Periwinkle

The best fall of all

Happy the dog and Honey the cat enjoy playing outside on a fall day.

Annie's pet

On her way to the pet shop to buy an animal with her birthday money, Annie buys a toy, a collar, a dish, and a leash and discovers that she has no money left for a pet.

Holiday Helper

Angry Birds Transformers - Deceptihogs Versus Autobirds

Annie - Movie Reader

Thanksgiving mice!

A group of mice have some problems when they put on a play to commemorate the first Thanksgiving, but everything works out all right in the end.

Christmas mice!

A group of mice have fun as they go about their preparations for Christmas.

Big Hero 6. Fight to the finish!

When he finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy San Fransokyo, robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada joins forces with a reluctant team of first-time crime fighters on a mission to save the city.