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List updated: 04/14/17
Next update: 04/21/17
DB 85543 The Secret History Of Twin Peaks – By Mark Frost – A COCREATOR OF THE 1990-1991 TELEVISION SERIES PROVIDES A WIDE-RANGING HISTORY THAT DEEPENS THE MYSTERIES OF THE ICONIC TOWN AND PREPS FANS FOR THE UPCOMING CABLE SERIES. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85604 Daisy In Chains - By Sharon Bolton - DESPITE HAMISH WOLFE'S CONVICTION FOR BRUTALLY MURDERING WOMEN, HE CLAIMS HE IS INNOCENT AND WANTS SOMEONE TO INVESTIGATE AND WRITE HIS STORY. NOTORIOUS DEFENSE ATTORNEY AND WRITER MAGGIE ROSE IGNORES HIS LETTERS AT FIRST, BUT EVENTUALLY SHE IS WON OVER BY WOLFE'S CHARISMA. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85715 Nutshell – By Ian McEwan – LISTENING FROM WITHIN HIS MOTHER TRUDY'S WOMB, AN UNBORN CHILD LEARNS ABOUT HUMAN BEHAVIOR. HE OVERHEARS HOW TRUDY HAS LEFT HIS FATHER, JOHN, AND IS NOW LIVING WITH JOHN'S BROTHER, CLAUDE, WHILE THE TWO PLOT JOHN'S DEMISE. SOME VIOLENCE, SOME STRONG LANGUAGE, AND SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2016.

DB 86771 Thank You For Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide To Thriving In The Age Of Accelerations – By Thomas Friedman – AUTHOR OF THE WORLD IS FLAT (DB 60317) AND HOT, FLAT, AND CROWDED (DB 67562) EXAMINES THE IMPLICATIONS OF A WORLD WHERE TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES OCCUR AT AN EVER-INCREASING RATE OF SPEED. DISCUSSES THE IMPACT ON SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, GLOBAL RELATIONS, AND GOVERNMENTAL POLICIES. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 86759 My (Part-Time) Paris Life: How Running Away Brought Me Home – By Lisa Anselmo - FORMER CREATIVE DIRECTOR AT TIME, INC., REFLECTS ON THE TIME IN HER LIFE AFTER THE DEATH OF HER CONTROLLING MOTHER. DISCUSSES HER DECISION TO BUY AN APARTMENT IN PARIS, WHAT APPEARS AT FIRST TO BE A SMALL HOME-IMPROVEMENT PROJECT, AND THE RELATIONSHIPS SHE BUILDS WITH HER NEIGHBORS. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 86737The Revenge Of Analog: Real Things And Why They Matter – By David Sax – EXAMINATION OF BUSINESSES FOCUSED ON ANALOG SOLUTIONS AS DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY HAS ADVANCED BY LEAPS AND BOUNDS. DISCUSSES THE RESURGENCE OF MUSIC ON VINYL RECORDS, GROWTH OF PAPER AND STATIONERY INDUSTRIES, REJUVENATION OF FILM PHOTOGRAPHY, AND MORE. ANALYZES MARKET FORCES, BOTH NICHE AND WIDESPREAD. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 86728 The Bicycle Spy – By Yona Zeldis McDonough - TWELVE-YEAR-OLD MARCEL LOVES RIDING HIS BICYCLE AND DREAMS OF COMPETING IN THE TOUR DE FRANCE, BUT IT IS 1942 AND GERMAN SOLDIERS ARE EVERYWHERE. ONE DAY, HE DISCOVERS THAT IT IS NOT JUST BREAD HE IS DELIVERING FOR HIS PARENTS, BUT SOMETHING MORE DANGEROUS. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. FOR GRADES 4-7. 2016.

DB 86727 The Burning Tide: Fall Of The Beasts; Spirit Animals –By Jonathan Auxier –WORKING IN SEPARATE WORLDS TO STOP THE AWAKENING WYRM, CONOR, ABEKE, MEILIN, AND ROLLAN FIND A STRANGE GROUP OF ALLIES BUT NEED TO WORK QUICKLY TO LOCATE AN ANCIENT TRAP THAT COULD BRING ABOUT THE END OF THE WAR. SEQUEL TO THE RETURN (DB 85872). COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. FOR GRADES 4-7. 2016.

DB 86769 Return To Sender –By Julia Alvarez - AFTER HIS FAMILY HIRES MIGRANT MEXICAN WORKERS TO HELP SAVE THEIR VERMONT FARM FROM FORECLOSURE, ELEVEN-YEAR-OLD TYLER BEFRIENDS THE OLDEST DAUGHTER. BUT WHEN HE DISCOVERS THE MIGRANTS MAY NOT BE IN THE COUNTRY LEGALLY, HE DISCOVERS THAT REAL FRIENDSHIP KNOWS NO BORDERS. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. FOR GRADES 4-7. 2010.