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So long, and thanks for all the fish by Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001.

So long, and thanks for all the fish

Further adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and the all new voidoid gang upon returning to Earth after eight years of crazed wanderings around the galaxy in this science fiction spoof which continues "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe."

Oct 17, 2014
Special deluxe - a memoir of life & cars by Young, Neil, 1945-

Special deluxe - a memoir of life & cars

Oct 19, 2014
Station eleven by Mandel, Emily St. John, 1979-

Station eleven

"An audacious, darkly glittering novel about art, fame, and ambition set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, from the author of three highly acclaimed previous novels. One snowy night a famous Hollywood actor slumps over and dies onstage during a production of King Lear. Hours later, the world as we know it begins to dissolve. Moving back and forth in time-from the actor's early days as a film star to fifteen years in the future, when a theater troupe known as the Traveling Symphony ro

Oct 17, 2014
Stories of your life and others by Chiang, Ted.

Stories of your life and others

This new edition of Ted Chiang's masterful first collection includes his first eight published stories. Combining the precison and scientific curiosity of Kim Stanley Robinson with Lorrie Moore's cool, clear love of language and narrative intricacy, this award-winning collection offers listeners the dual delights of the very, very strange and the heartbreakingly familiar. "Stories of Your Life and Others" presents characters who must confront sudden change - the inevitable rise of automatons or

Oct 13, 2014
The 27 challenges managers face - step-by-step solutions to (nearly) all of your management problems by Tulgan, Bruce, author.

The 27 challenges managers face - step-by-step solutions to (nearly) all of your management problems

For more than 20 years, management expert Bruce Tulgan has been asking, "What are the most difficult challenges you face when it comes to managing people?" Regardless of industry or job title, managers cite the same core issues: the superstar whom the manager is afraid of losing, the slacker whom the manager cannot figure out how to motivate, the one with an attitude problem, and the two who cannot get along, to name just a few. In our summary of The 27 Challenges Managers Face, Tulgan explains

Oct 19, 2014
The black-eyed blonde - a Philip Marlowe novel by Black, Benjamin, 1945-

The black-eyed blonde - a Philip Marlowe novel

It is the early 1950s, Marlowe is as restless and lonely as ever, and business is a little slow. Then a new client is shown in: young, beautiful, and expensively dressed, she wants Marlowe to find her former lover, a man named Nico Peterson. Marlowe sets off on his search, but almost immediately discovers that Peterson's disappearance is merely the first in a series of bewildering events. Soon he is tangling with one of Bay City's richest families and developing a singular appreciation for how f

Oct 16, 2014
The bone clocks by Mitchell, David (David Stephen)

The bone clocks

Following a scalding row with her mother, fifteen-year-old Holly Sykes slams the door on her old life. But Holly is no typical teenage runaway: A sensitive child once contacted by voices she knew only as 'the radio people,' Holly is a lightning rod for psychic phenomena. Now, as she wanders deeper into the English countryside, visions and coincidences reorder her reality until they assume the aura of a nightmare brought to life.

Oct 19, 2014
The broken eye by Weeks, Brent, author.

The broken eye

As the old gods awaken and satrapies splinter, the Chromeria races to find its lost Prism, the only man who may be able to stop catastrophe. But Gavin Guile is enslaved on a pirate galley. Worse, Gavin no longer has the one thing that defined him, the ability to draft. Without the protection of his father, Kip Guile will have to face a master of shadows alone as his grandfather moves to choose a new Prism and put himself in power.

Oct 19, 2014
The broken eye. Part 1 of 3 [GraphicAudio Full Cast] by Weeks, Brent, author.

The broken eye. Part 1 of 3 [GraphicAudio Full Cast]

As the old gods awaken and satrapies splinter, the Chromeria races to find its lost Prism, the only man who may be able to stop catastrophe. But Gavin Guile is enslaved on a pirate galley. Worse, Gavin no longer has the one thing that defined him - the ability to draft. Without the protection of his father, Kip Guile will have to face a master of shadows alone as his grandfather moves to choose a new Prism and put himself in power.

Oct 16, 2014
The children act - a novel by McEwan, Ian, author.

The children act - a novel

London High Court Judge Fiona Maye presides over a sensitive case involving a family of Jehovah's Witnesses who won't allow their seventeen-year-old son to get a lifesaving blood transfusion because it conflicts with their religious beliefs. Meanwhile, Fiona's husband, Jack, has just left home, and she begins to feel the pressures of both resolving the case and saving her crumbling marriage.

Oct 19, 2014
The Christmas wedding ring by Mallery, Susan, author.

The Christmas wedding ring

In her youth, Molly couldn't help crushing on Dylan, even though he was with her older sister. When they broke up, he said goodbye to Molly as well. Years later, dumped by her fiance, she waltzes back into his life, grown-up and gorgeous, and stuns him. A guarded Dylan always had a weakness for Molly, so why not whisk her away for some fun? Laughter and kisses are changing Molly's life for good, but when he discovers the secret she's been keeping, she may lose him again. This time forever.

Oct 19, 2014
The Darling Dahlias and the silver dollar bush by Albert, Susan Wittig, author.

The Darling Dahlias and the silver dollar bush

It's the spring of 1933 and times are tough all over. The only businessman not struggling is moonshiner Mickey LeDoux, though he still has to steer clear of federal agents. But banks are closing all over the country, and the small town of Darling is no exception. Folks are suddenly caught short on cash and everyone is in a panic. Desperate to avoid disaster, several town leaders--including Alvin Duffy, the bank's new vice president--hatch a plan to print Darling Dollars on newspaperman Charlie D

Oct 19, 2014
The family Romanov - murder, rebellion, and the fall of imperial Russia by Fleming, Candace, author.

The family Romanov - murder, rebellion, and the fall of imperial Russia

Here is the riveting story of the Russian Revolution as it unfolded. When Russia's last tsar, Nicholas II, inherited the throne in 1894, he was unprepared to do so. With their four daughters (including Anastasia) and only son, a hemophiliac, Nicholas and his reclusive wife, Alexandra, buried their heads in the sand, living a life of opulence as World War I raged outside their door and political unrest grew.

Oct 19, 2014
The girl next door - a novel by Rendell, Ruth, 1930-, author.

The girl next door - a novel

In the waning months of the second World War, a group of children discover an earthen tunnel in their neighborhood outside London. Throughout the summer of 1944, until one father forbids it, the subterranean space becomes their secret garden, where the friends play games and tell stories. Six decades later, beneath a house on the same land, construction workers uncover a tin box containing two skeletal hands, one male and one female.

Oct 19, 2014
The good spy - the life and death of Robert Ames by Bird, Kai.

The good spy - the life and death of Robert Ames

Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird's compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history - a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West.

Oct 17, 2014
The groom says yes by Maxwell, Cathy, author.

The groom says yes

Sabrina Davidson, dutiful daughter, avowed spinster, thought she2d secured a place for herself in Aberfeldy society. And then her hard-earned acceptance of her fate is challenged by the arrival of Cormac Enright, earl of Ballin, trained physician, soldier of fortune, and convicted felon.

Oct 19, 2014
The innovators - how a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution by Isaacson, Walter.

The innovators - how a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution

The computer and the Internet are among the most important inventions of our era, but few people know who created them. Most innovations of the digital age were made collaboratively. There were a lot of fascinating people involved, some ingenious and a few even geniuses. This is the story of these pioneers, hackers, and entrepreneurs, how their minds worked and what made them so creative. It's also a narrative of how their ability to work as teams made them even more creative.

Oct 19, 2014
The invisible bridge - the fall of Nixon and the rise of Reagan by Perlstein, Rick, 1969- author.

The invisible bridge - the fall of Nixon and the rise of Reagan

A portrait of America during the tumultuous political and economic times of the 170s. Americans began to think of their nation in a new way; as one more nation among nations, no more providential than any other. Successful politicians would be those who followed this belief. Not Ronald Reagan. He was inventing a new conservative political culture still in force today. The question posted here: what does it mean to believe in America? To wave a flag, or to reject the glibness of the flag wavers?

Oct 16, 2014
The map of heaven - how science, religion, and ordinary people are proving the afterlife by Alexander, Eben.

The map of heaven - how science, religion, and ordinary people are proving the afterlife

Eben Alexander teams up with the sages of times past, modern scientists, and with ordinary people who have had profound spiritual experiences to show the reality of heaven and true identities as spiritual beings. explores humankind's spiritual history and the birth of modern science in the seventeenth century, showing how people forgot, and are now at last remembering, who they really are and what their true destiny really is.

Oct 19, 2014
The paying guests by Waters, Sarah, 1966-

The paying guests

It is 1922, and London is tense. Ex-servicemen are disillusioned, the out-of-work and the hungry are demanding change. And in South London, in a genteel Camberwell villa, a large silent house now bereft of brothers, husband and even servants, life is about to be transformed, as impoverished widow Mrs Wray and her spinster daughter, Frances, are obliged to take in lodgers.

Oct 19, 2014