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Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 02/17/17
Next update: 02/24/17
DB 85316 The Devils Of Cardona – By Matthew Carr – IN SIXTEENTH-CENTURY SPAIN, A CATHOLIC PRIEST IS MURDERED BY A MYSTERIOUS MUSLIM AVENGER AS THE INQUISITION CONTINUES TO FORCE MORISCOS TO LIVE AND WORSHIP AS CHRISTIANS. AN ADVISER TO KING PHILIP II APPOINTS INCORRUPTIBLE LOCAL MAGISTRATE BERNARDO DE MENDOZA TO INVESTIGATE. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85317 The Death Of Rex Nhongo - By C.B. George - IN ZIMBABWE'S CAPITAL, A GUN LEFT IN A TAXI AFFECTS FIVE MARRIAGES: A BRITISH COUPLE, AN AMERICAN AND HIS "AFRICAN QUEEN," AN ENTHUSIASTIC YOUNG INTELLECTUAL FOLLOWING HIS WIFE, A CARELESS INTELLIGENCE OFFICER, AND THE IMPOVERISHED TAXI DRIVER AND HIS SPOUSE, WHO FIND THE GUN IN THE CAB. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85292 The Preacher’s Lady – By Lori Copeland - 1884, WISCONSIN. WHEN THEY WERE TEENS, ELLY SULLIVAN AND BO GARRETT WERE IN LOVE. WANTING TO SEE THE WORLD A BIT BEFORE THEY MARRIED, BO LEFT, SAYING HE'D BE BACK IN A MONTH. EIGHT YEARS LATER HE RETURNS, HAVING REDEDICATED HIS LIFE TO GOD, AND HE WANTS ELLY BACK. 2016

DB 85822 The Twelve Dogs Of Christmas: An Andy Carpenter Mystery – By David Rosenfelt –DEFENSE LAWYER ANDY CARPENTER'S LONGTIME FRIEND MARTHA "PUPS" BOYER TAKES IN STRAY PUPPIES AND FINDS GOOD HOMES FOR THEM. WHEN A NEIGHBOR COMPLAINS--AT CHRISTMASTIME, NO LESS--ANDY HAPPILY TAKES PUPS'S CASE. BUT WHEN THE NEIGHBOR TURNS UP DEAD, ANDY FINDS HIMSELF DEFENDING HER AGAINST MURDER CHARGES. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85529 Here I Am – By Jonathan Safran Foer - THE JEWISH AMERICAN BLOCH FAMILY LIVES IN WASHINGTON, DC, WHERE JACOB AND JULIA ARE RAISING THREE BOYS, THE OLDEST OF WHOM IS PREPARING FOR HIS BAR MITZVAH. THE FRAGILE STATE OF THE BLOCH'S MARRIAGE REACHES A CRISIS AS AN EARTHQUAKE DEVASTATES THE MIDDLE EAST. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85219 Tough As They Come – By Travis Miles – ARMY SERGEANT TRAVIS MILLS FOUGHT IN AFGHANISTAN AS PART OF THE 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION. ON HIS THIRD TOUR OF DUTY, AN IED EXPLOSION COST HIM BOTH ARMS AND BOTH LEGS. HE SHARES HIS FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL, THE DIFFICULT REHABILITATION HE WENT THROUGH, AND HOW HE CONTINUES TO LIVE A FULL LIFE. 2015

DB 85221 Richard III: A Ruler And His Reputation – By David Horspool - AN EXAMINATION OF THE LEGENDS AND REALITIES OF THE LIFE OF ENGLAND'S KING RICHARD III, WHOSE REPUTATION HAS CHANGED MANY TIMES IN THE CENTURIES SINCE HIS DEATH. HE WAS PIVOTAL IN THE WARS OF THE ROSES AND THE END OF ENGLAND'S MEDIEVAL PERIOD, BOTH OF WHICH ARE ADDRESSED IN THIS NARRATIVE-STYLE BIOGRAPHY. 2015

DB 85257 Dog Medicine: How My Dog Saved Me From Myself – By Julie Barton - MEMOIR OF A WOMAN WHO FOUND HERSELF IN A DEEP DEPRESSION, CONSIDERING SUICIDE. SHE CREDITS A BIG PART OF HER RECOVERY TO THE GOLDEN RETRIEVER PUPPY SHE ADOPTED, WHO GAVE HER UNCONDITIONAL LOVE AND COMPANIONSHIP. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 84614 Are We There Yet – By Dan Santat - A BOY GOES ON A LONG CAR RIDE TO VISIT HIS GRANDMOTHER AND DISCOVERS TIME MOVES FASTER OR SLOWER DEPENDING ON HOW BORED HE IS. HE USES HIS IMAGINATION TO MAKE THE ROAD TRIP TRULY FUN. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. FOR PRESCHOOL-GRADE 2. 2016.