New Large Print Books

New arrivals added to our Large Print Collection in the last 7 days

View all on one page

Sign up for new Large Print emails

Title Date added
1920 - the year that made the decade roar by Burns, Eric.

1920 - the year that made the decade roar

Acclaimed author Eric Burns investigates the year of 1920, which was not only a crucial twelve-month period of its own, but one that foretold the future, foreshadowing the rest of the 20th century and the early years of the 21st, whether it was Sacco and Vanzetti or the stock market crash that brought this era to a close.

Aug 29, 2015
A finely knit murder - a seaside knitters mystery by Goldenbaum, Sally.

A finely knit murder - a seaside knitters mystery

"Seaside Knitter Birdie Favazza is thrilled that her granddaughter, Gabby, will be visiting for the fall and attending the Sea Harbor Community Day School. Gabby loves the all-girls school, with its newly adopted progressive curriculum, and she loves that the Seaside Knitters are teaching knitting as part of the enrichment program. It's a huge success, and on crisp autumn days girls camp out on the terraces, knitting hats for charity. But not everyone is happy with the direction the school is ta

Aug 26, 2015
A full life - reflections at ninety by Carter, Jimmy, 1924- author.

A full life - reflections at ninety

In this autobiography, President "Carter tells what he is proud of and what he might do differently. He discusses his regret at losing his re-election, but how he and Rosalynn pushed on and made a new life and second and third rewarding careers. He is frank about the presidents who have succeeded him, world leaders, and his passions for the causes he cares most about, particularly the condition of women and the deprived people of the developing world"--Amazon.com.

Aug 26, 2015
A good killing - a novel by Leotta, Allison, author.

A good killing - a novel

Aug 29, 2015
A high-end finish - a fixer-upper mystery by Carlisle, Kate, 1951- author.

A high-end finish - a fixer-upper mystery

Shannon Hammer, owner of a successful home renovation and repair business in the seaside town of Lighthouse Cove in northern California, is the prime suspect in the murder of real estate agent Jerry Saxton. After the two of them go on a disastrous blind date, Jerry's body is found in a run-down Victorian home that Shannon has been hired to restore. The town's attractive new police chief suspects Shannon, who, with the help of her friends, her eccentric father, and a handsome crime writer who's j

Aug 26, 2015
A Line of Blood by McPherson, Ben

A Line of Blood

Aug 29, 2015
A match for Addy by Miller, Emma.

A match for Addy

"Spinster Addy Coblentz fears she'll never marry. So her parents hire the new matchmaker who's moved to their Amish community of Seven Poplars. But Addy doesn't just want a match. She wants love. While some of her potential suitors are perfectly fine, only one man catches her eye. Gideon Esch is everything Addy's looking for: strong, kind—and handsome. But he's only a poor hired hand who can never give her family the stability they want. With her future happiness at stake, will Addy follow the r

Aug 29, 2015
A pattern of lies a Bess Crawford mystery by Todd, Charles, author.

A pattern of lies a Bess Crawford mystery

Aug 29, 2015
Alert by Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Alert

"New Yorkers aren't easily intimidated, but someone is doing their best to scare them, badly: why? After two inexplicable high-tech attacks, the city that never sleeps is on edge. Detective Michael Bennett, along with his old pal, the FBI's Emily Parker, have to catch the shadowy criminals who claim responsibility--but they're as good at concealing their identities as they are at wreaking havoc. In the wake of a shocking assassination, Bennett begins to suspect that these mysterious events are j

Aug 29, 2015
American ghost - a family's haunted past in the desert southwest by Nordhaus, Hannah.

American ghost - a family's haunted past in the desert southwest

"In American Ghost, Hannah Nordhaus traces the life, death, and unsettled afterlife of her great-great-grandmother Julia, from her childhood in Germany to her years in the American West with her Jewish merchant husband. As she traces the strands of Julia's life, Nordhaus uncovers a larger tale of how a true-life story becomes a ghost story and how difficult it can sometimes be to separate history and myth"--

Aug 29, 2015
Amish promises by Gould, Leslie, 1962-

Amish promises

"When an English and an Amish family become neighbors in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, their lives are linked in unexpected ways through conflict, then friendship, and finally, love"--

Aug 29, 2015
An appetite for violets by Bailey, Martine.

An appetite for violets

After accompanying her new mistress to Italy, the under-cook at Mawton Hall begins a culinary adventure that includes secrets and a murderous conspiracy. Includes authentic 18th-century European recipes.

Aug 29, 2015
Archie in the crosshairs - a Nero Wolfe mystery by Goldsborough, Robert.

Archie in the crosshairs - a Nero Wolfe mystery

"When Archie Goodwin's life is threatened, Wolfe must find the gunman or lose his right-hand man"--

Aug 29, 2015
At death's window by Kelly, Jim, 1957- author.

At death's window

When a body is discovered beneath the waves off Scolt Head Island, the contents of the dead man's pockets lead Detective Inspector Peter Shaw to suspect an outbreak of 'samphire wars': a turf battle for control of the prized sea asparagus which sells for a small fortune along the affluent North Norfolk coast. Or does the killer merely want it to look that way? Meanwhile, Detective Sergeant George Valentine is investigating a series of break-ins targeted at wealthy second-home owners. And a letha

Aug 29, 2015
Avenue of spies - a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied Paris by Kershaw, Alex.

Avenue of spies - a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied Paris

Aug 29, 2015
Bad men die by Johnstone, William W.

Bad men die

"What started as a routine hunt and grab--putting outlaw Thorp McCluskey on a train to Cheyenne and prison--has just gone straight to hell for bounty hunter Luke Jensen. First came the beautiful prostitute who pointed her alluring attentions in Luke's direction. Then came a man who fought by Luke's side in the war--but the war is over and friendships can turn deadly. Luke gets bushwacked, his prisoner is gone, and so is a fortune in gold. Now Luke is riding back into the Wyoming wilderness to hu

Aug 29, 2015
Badlands - a novel by Box, C. J., author.

Badlands - a novel

"Twenty miles across the North Dakota border, where the scenery goes from rolling grass prairie to pipeline fields, detective Cassie Dewell has been assigned as the new deputy sheriff of Grimstad-a place people used to be from, but were never headed to"--

Aug 29, 2015
Be not afraid by Lynne, Deborah, 1953-

Be not afraid

"A scream pierces the darkness.... Samantha Cain isn't the type of woman who gets unnerved easily. After all, she's the widow of a policeman and a single mom. Now she works the midnight shift, all alone, at a large trucking terminal close to the Mississippi River. One night she hears a strange rustling outside, then a strangled cry. Racing out of her office, she witnesses a terrifying scene at the nearby levee and interrupts a killer at work. Now the killer is after her. Whom can she trust? Cert

Aug 29, 2015
Between you & me - confessions of a comma queen by Norris, Mary (Editor)

Between you & me - confessions of a comma queen

A New Yorker copy veteran presents laugh-out-loud descriptions of some of the most common and vexing errors in language and usage, drawing on examples from classic literature and pop culture while sharing anecdotes from her work with celebrated writers.

Aug 26, 2015
Bite the biscuit - a barkery & biscuits mystery by Johnston, Linda O.

Bite the biscuit - a barkery & biscuits mystery

Veterinary technician Carrie Kennersly has become known for offering healthy dog treats at the clinic where she works. So when the owner of the local bakery moves away, Carrie jumps at the chance to buy the business and convert half of it into the Barkery, a shop where she can make and sell her canine delights.

Aug 29, 2015