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Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/30/17
Next update: 07/07/17
DB 86904 Run You Down – By Julia Dahl – TEENAGER AVIVA KAGAN LEFT HER BROOKLYN HASIDIC JEWISH LIFE FOR A COLLEGE BOY---AND THEN DISAPPEARED. TWENTY-THREE YEARS LATER, THE CHILD SHE LEFT BEHIND IS NEW YORK CITY TABLOID REPORTER REBEKAH ROBERTS. A MAN FROM AN ULTRA-ORTHODOX ENCLAVE CONTACTS REBEKAH ABOUT HIS YOUNG WIFE'S MYSTERIOUS DEATH. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2015.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/23/17
Next update: 06/30/17
DB 86218 The Novel Habits Of Happiness – By Alexander McCall Smith – AN UNUSUAL CASE FOR EDINBURGH PHILOSOPHER AND AMATEUR SLEUTH ISABEL DALHOUSIE. SHE HAS BEEN ASKED TO INVESTIGATE A STORY TOLD BY A SIX-YEAR-OLD BOY WHO IS DESCRIBING IN GREAT DETAIL WHAT APPEARS TO BE A PAST LIFE ON AN ISLAND OFF THE COAST OF SCOTLAND. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/16/17
Next update: 06/23/17
DB 86349 The Doomed City – By Arkady Strugatsky And Boris Strugatsky –IN AN EXPERIMENTAL CITY BORDERED BY AN ABYSS AND AN IMPOSSIBLY HIGH WALL, THE CITY'S INHABITANTS ARE INDIVIDUALS PLUCKED FROM ACROSS GLOBAL HISTORY. THEY ARE LEFT TO GOVERN THEMSELVES UNDER CONDITIONS SET BY THE INSCRUTABLE MENTORS. AS TIME PASSES, HOWEVER, INCREASINGLY NIGHTMARISH SCENARIOS PLAGUE THE CITY. ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN RUSSIAN. STRONG LANGUAGE. 1989.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/09/17
Next update: 06/16/17
DB 86360 Hush Now, Don’t You Cry – By Rhys Bowen –1903. AFTER THEIR WEDDING, MOLLY MURPHY AND HER POLICE CAPTAIN HUSBAND ARRIVE FOR THEIR HONEYMOON AT AN ALDERMAN'S ESTATE. MOLLY HAS PROMISED TO STOP SLEUTHING NOW THAT SHE IS MARRIED, BUT WHEN THEIR HOST IS FOUND DEAD, MOLLY JOINS IN THE INVESTIGATION. 2012
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Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/02/17
Next update: 06/09/17
DB 85925 Another Brooklyn – By Jacqueline Woodson – AUGUST RETURNS TO BROOKLYN TO SETTLE THE AFFAIRS OF HER FATHER AFTER HIS DEATH. WHEN SHE CHANCES UPON ONE OF HER BEST FRIENDS FROM CHILDHOOD, SYLVIA, ON THE TRAIN, SHE REMINISCES ABOUT GROWING UP IN THE 1970S WITH SYLVIA AND HER OTHER BEST FRIENDS, ANGELA AND GIGI. SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 05/19/17
Next update: 06/02/17
DB 85732 The Exiled – By Christopher Charles – NEW MEXICO HOMICIDE DETECTIVE WES RANEY STILL STRUGGLES WITH THE ADDICTION HE DEVELOPED WORKING UNDERCOVER NARCOTICS IN NEW YORK IN THE EIGHTIES. NOW HE PAIRS UP WITH THE LOCAL SHERIFF TO INVESTIGATE A TRIPLE MURDER ON A RANCH, WHERE NOTHING IS AS IT APPEARS. VIOLENCE AND STRONG LANGUAGE. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 05/12/17
Next update: 05/19/17
DB 85720 Power Surge – By Ben Bova – THE SCIENCE ADVISOR TO A NEWLY ELECTED SENATOR, JAKE ROSS CRAFTS AN ENERGY PLAN THAT COULD MAKE AMERICA THE WORLD LEADER IN ENERGY PRODUCTION WHILE STILL PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT. JAKE MUST LEARN, HOWEVER, HOW TO NAVIGATE WASHINGTON POLITICS AS HE RUNS AFOUL OF SPECIAL INTERESTS, LOBBIES, AND CYNICAL BUREAUCRATS. 2015.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 05/05/17
Next update: 05/12/17
DB 85389 Lily And The Octopus – By Steven Rowley – TED FLASK IS AN AGING WRITER WHO’S BEST FRIEND IS A DACHSHUND NAMED LILY. THEY LIVE A QUIET, HAPPY LIFE TOGETHER UNTIL LILY IS STRICKEN WITH A BRAIN TUMOR THAT TED THINKS OF AS AN OCTOPUS. TED FIGHTS FOR LILY, CONFRONTING THE MONSTER TRYING TO TAKE HIS COMPANION. SOME STRONG LANGUAGE. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 04/28/17
Next update: 05/05/17
DB 85192 Relief Map – By Rosalie Knecht – SIXTEEN-YEAR-OLD LIVY IS SURVIVING THE HOT SUMMER IN LOMATH, PENNSYLVANIA, BY BABYSITTING AND WAITRESSING, WHEN THE POWER IS CUT OFF. IT TURNS OUT THE FBI IS HUNTING FOR A MAN EVADING EXTRADITION, AND SECRETS BEGIN TO EMERGE. STRONG LANGUAGE, SOME VIOLENCE, AND SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 04/21/17
Next update: 04/28/17
DB 85441 Prairie State Friends, Books 1-3 – By Wanda Brustetter –THREE ROMANCES SET IN AN AMISH COMMUNITY IN ILLINOIS, WRITTEN IN 2015 AND 2016. IN THE DECISION, JONAH MILLER HAD A BROKEN HEART WHEN HE LEFT PENNSYLVANIA, BUT WHEN HE MOVES TO ILLINOIS AND MEETS ELAINE, HE MIGHT JUST LOVE AGAIN. ALSO INCLUDES THE GIFT AND THE RESTORATION. 2016

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