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Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 01/27/17
Next update: 02/10/17
DB 84627 Widowmaker – By Paul Doiron – DISTRESSED AMBER LANGSTROM TELLS MIKE BOWDITCH THAT HER SON ADAM IS A WRONGFULLY CONVICTED SEX OFFENDER WHO VANISHED FROM A BRUTAL WORK CAMP IN THE HIGH TIMBER AROUND THE WIDOWMAKER SKI RESORT. SHE ALSO CLAIMS THAT HE IS THE ILLEGITIMATE SON OF MIKE'S LATE DIABOLICAL FATHER. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 84652 Wilde Lake - By Laura Lippman - FOLLOWING HER FATHER, LU BRANT IS THE STATE'S ATTORNEY IN COLUMBIA, MARYLAND. HER FIRST CASE IS THE VICIOUS MURDER BY A HOMELESS MAN OF A WOMAN IN HER APARTMENT. MEANWHILE, PAST INCIDENTS COLOR THE LIFE OF LU AND HER OLDER GOLDEN-BOY BROTHER. STRONG LANGUAGE, DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX, AND SOME VIOLENCE. 2016.

DB 84695 The Mistake – By Elle Kennedy - COLLEGE HOCKEY STAR JOHN LOGAN HAS HIS PICK OF CAMPUS GIRLS, BUT HE CAN'T STOP THINKING ABOUT GRACE, THE ONE WHO GOT AWAY. HE PLANS TO SPEND HIS FINAL YEAR PROVING TO GRACE THAT HE'S WORTH A SECOND CHANCE. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2015.

DB 84693 And I Darken – By Kiersten White – WHEN A FEMALE CHILD IS BORN TO VLAD DRACULA IN TRANSYLVANIA, IN 1435, SHE IS REJECTED BY HIM AND IGNORED BY HER MOTHER. LADA DRAGWLYA, A VICIOUS AND BRUTAL PRINCESS, IS DESTINED TO RULE AND DESTROY HER ENEMIES. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. FOR SENIOR HIGH AND OLDER READERS. 2016.

DB 84824 The Fireman – By Joe Hill - A PANDEMIC KNOWN AS DRAGONSCALE HAS SWEPT THE PLANET, CAUSING THE AFFLICTED TO DEVELOP MARKINGS ON THEIR SKIN AND THEN BURST INTO FLAME. A NURSE WHO CONTRACTS DRAGONSCALE WANTS TO AVOID QUARANTINE LONG ENOUGH TO GIVE BIRTH TO HER CHILD. VIOLENCE, STRONG LANGUAGE, AND SOME EXPLICIT DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. BESTSELLER. 2016.

DB 85276 Spaced Out: A Moon Base Alpha Novel – By Stuart Gibbs –TWELVE-YEAR-OLD DASHIELL, A RESIDENT OF MOON BASE ALPHA, SEARCHES FOR THE BASE'S MISSING COMMANDER. MEANWHILE, THE MEAN-SPIRITED SJOBERG TWINS ARE CAUSING PROBLEMS, AND AN ALIEN IS HIDING A SECRET. SEQUEL TO SPACE CASE (DB 82700). FOR GRADES 4-7 AND OLDER READERS. 2016.

DB 85273 Wolfie The Bunny – By Arne Dyckman - WHEN HER PARENTS FIND A BABY WOLF ON THEIR DOORSTEP AND DECIDE TO RAISE HIM AS THEIR OWN, DOT IS CERTAIN HE WILL EAT THEM ALL UP. HOWEVER, A SURPRISING ENCOUNTER WITH A BEAR BRINGS THEM CLOSER TOGETHER. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. FOR PRESCHOOL-GRADE 2 AND OLDER READERS. 2015.

DB 85245 This Kid Can Fly: It’s About Ability (Not Disability) – By Aaron Phillip – WHEN YOUNG ARTIST AND DISABILITY ACTIVIST'S MEMOIR RECOUNTS HIS INSPIRATIONAL JOURNEY. DISCUSSES LIVING WITH CEREBRAL PALSY IN NEW YORK CITY, HIS MANY CHALLENGES, AND TRIUMPHS SUCH AS HIS POPULAR TUMBLR BLOG, AARONVERSE, THAT HAS SUCCEEDED IN RAISING AWARENESS. FOR GRADES 4-7. 2016.

DB 85250 Solving The Puzzle Under The Sea: Marie Tharp Maps The Ocean Floor – By Robert Burleigh - SHORT BIOGRAPHY OF SCIENTIST MARIE THARP (1920-2006), WHO WAS THE FIRST PERSON TO MAP THE WORLD'S SEAFLOORS, BEGINNING WITH THE ATLANTIC OCEAN. WITH THE HELP OF HER FRIEND AND COLLEAGUE, BRUCE HEEZEN, MARIE'S MAPPING PROJECT WOULD TAKE TWENTY YEARS TO COMPLETE. FOR PRESCHOOL-GRADE 2 AND OLDER READERS. 2016.