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Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 02/24/17
Next update: 03/03/17
DB 85538 The Couple Next Door – By Shari Lapena – ANNE AND MARCO ARE HAVING DINNER AT THEIR NEXT-DOOR NEIGHBORS' HOUSE, TAKING TURNS GOING HOME TO CHECK ON THEIR SLEEPING BABY EVERY HALF HOUR AND USING A MONITOR. BUT WHEN THEY RETURN FOR THE NIGHT, SHE IS MISSING. AND EACH MUST HIDE SOMETHING FROM THE POLICE. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. BESTSELLER. 2016.

DB 85539 Curiodity - By Paul Jenkins - INSURANCE DETECTIVE WILL MORGAN IS HIRED BY THE CURATOR OF THE CURIODDITY MUSEUM TO FIND A MISSING BOX OF LEVITY (THE OPPOSITE OF GRAVITY). WILL SOON DISCOVERS A WORLD OF MAGIC THAT CAN ONLY BE SEEN BY LEARNING TO "UN-LOOK" AT THINGS. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85542 The One Man – By Andrew Gross – 1944. WASHINGTON, D. C. INTELLIGENCE OFFICER NATHAN BLUM HAS A SKILL SET THE U. S. SUDDENLY NEEDS--FLUENCY IN GERMAN AND POLISH. NOW, HE MUST TAKE ON THE MOST DANGEROUS ASSIGNMENT OF HIS LIFE--SNEAKING INTO AUSCHWITZ TO FIND AND ESCAPE WITH ONE MAN WHO POSSESSES VALUABLE KNOWLEDGE. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85523 Paradise Lodge – By Nina Stibbe – FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD LIZZIE VOGEL, FROM MAN AT THE HELM (DB 81241), STRUGGLES WITH BEING A TEENAGER AS HER MOM HAS ANOTHER BABY. WHEN SHE BECOMES A JUNIOR NURSE AT A RETIREMENT HOME, THE VARIOUS CHARACTERS RESIDING THERE TEACH LIZZIE NUMEROUS LIFE LESSONS. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85525 Tom Clancy’s Op-Center: Into The Fire – By Dick Couch And George Galdorisi - AFTER A TEAM OF ASSASSINS MURDERS A HIGH-RANKING NORTH KOREAN GENERAL AND HIS FAMILY AND AN AMERICAN SHIP IS ATTACKED, OP-CENTER INTELLIGENCE DISCOVERS A SECRET ALLIANCE BETWEEN CHINA AND NORTH KOREA. ALL SIDES MARSHAL THEIR FORCES FOR A CONFRONTATION AT SEA. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2015.

DB 83262 Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader – By Linda Nochlin – COLLECTION OF ESSAYS AND WRITINGS FROM THE 1970S TO THE 2010S ABOUT WOMEN ARTISTS, BY PROFESSOR OF ART AND ART HISTORY. INCLUDES PROFILES OF MIRIAM SCHAPIRO, FLORINE STETTHEIMER, MARY CASSATT, DEBORAH KASS, CECILY BROWN, AND NATALIE FRANK, AMONG OTHERS. DISCUSSES FEMINISM, A WOMAN'S PLACE IN PUBLIC SPACE, AND MORE. 2015.

DB 84190 The Doctor’s Kidney Diets: A Nutritional Guide To Managing And Slowing The Progression Of Chronic Kidney Disease – By Mandip Kang - NEPHROLOGIST PROVIDES AN OVERVIEW OF HOW THE KIDNEYS WORK AND HOW NUTRITION AFFECTS KIDNEY FUNCTION. DISCUSSES DIETARY NEEDS OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE. INCLUDES FIFTY RECIPES FOR KIDNEY HEALTH FOR DIFFERENT DIETS AND LISTS THE NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION FOR EACH DISH. 2015

DB 84252 Jewish Sories Of Love And Marriage: Folktales, Legends And Letters – By Sandy Eisenberg Sasso And Peninnah Schram - RABBI SASSO AND SCHRAM, A PROFESSOR OF SPEECH AND DRAMA, SHARE THE STORIES OF LOVE AND ROMANCE THEY HAVE COLLECTED FROM THE JEWISH STORYTELLING TRADITION, BOTH PRINTED AND SPOKEN. INCLUDES BIBLICAL AND RABBINICAL STORIES, FOLKTALES, LOVE LETTERS, AND CONTEMPORARY EXPERIENCES. PROVIDES GUIDANCE ON CREATING YOUR OWN LOVE STORY. 2015

DB 85247 We Gotta Get Out Of This Place: The Soundtrack To The Vietnam War – By Doug Bradley And Craig Werner – A VIETNAM VETERAN AND A COLLEGE PROFESSOR PRESENT A HISTORY OF THE MUSIC OF THE VIETNAM WAR, ARRANGED CHRONOLOGICALLY. THE AUTHORS SHARE INTERVIEWS WITH SOLDIERS OF DIVERSE RACES AND EXPERIENCES, DISCUSS THE VARIOUS WAYS SOLDIERS ACQUIRED NEW MUSIC, AND ILLUSTRATE THE IMPORTANCE OF MUSIC TO THOSE SERVING. SOME STRONG LANGUAGE. 2015.