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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.

DB 85294 Our Lady Of The Ice - By Cassandra Rose Clarke - IN HOPE CITY, ANTARCTICA, FOUR INDIVIDUALS SHAPE THE CITY'S FUTURE. ELIANA IS A PI SEARCHING FOR PASSAGE TO THE MAINLAND, DIEGO IS A GANGSTER'S RIGHT-HAND MAN, MARIANELLA IS AN ARISTOCRAT WITH A DANGEROUS SECRET, AND SOFIA IS AN ANDROID WHO HAS BEGUN TO EVOLVE. STRONG LANGUAGE, SOME VIOLENCE, AND SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2015.

DB 85296 Magic – By Danielle Steel – IT BEGAN ONE SUMMER NIGHT IN PARIS, THE NIGHT OF THE WHITE DINNER OR DINER EN BLANC, WHERE STRANGERS GATHER BY SPECIAL INVITATION FOR A SECRET OUTDOOR DINNER PARTY. THREE COUPLES ARE INVITED TO THE EVENT, AND THEIR LIVES WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. BESTSELLER. 2016.

DB 86652 Age-Proof: Living Longer Without Running Out Of Money Or Breaking A Hip – By Michael F. Roizen And Others – TODAY SHOW FINANCIAL EXPERT CHATZKY AND THE CLEVELAND CLINIC'S CHIEF WELLNESS OFFICER ROIZEN EXPLAIN THE VITAL CONNECTION BETWEEN HEALTH AND WEALTH AND HOW THE SAME PRINCIPLES WORK FOR BOTH. THEY PROVIDE A PLAN FOR BOTH FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE AND BIOLOGICAL STRENGTH, WITH ACTION STEPS TO GET THERE. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2017.

DB 86302 I Loved Her In Movies: Memories Of Hollywoods’s Legendary Actresses – By Robert Wagner - ACTOR DISCUSSES THE MANY ACTRESSES HE KNEW AND LOVED, STARTING WITH HIS FIRST ENCOUNTER WITH STAR NORMA SHEARER WHEN HE WAS EIGHT. HE STRESSES THE STRENGTH SHOWN BY MANY OF THESE WOMEN WHO, HE BELIEVES, HAD A MUCH HARDER TIME THAN THEIR MALE COUNTERPARTS. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 86606 America The Anxious: How Our Pursuit Of Happiness Is Creating A Nation Of Nervous Wrecks – By Ruth Whippman – BRITISH JOURNALIST LIVING IN THE UNITED STATES LOOKS AT THE WAYS AMERICANS CREATE STRESS BY RELENTLESSLY PURSUING HAPPINESS. EXAMINES VARIOUS SELF-HELP MOVEMENTS, MANAGEMENT EFFORTS TO INCREASE EMPLOYEE SATISFACTION, PARENTING, AND SOCIAL MEDIA. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85302 The Best Worst Thing –By Kathleen Lane - SEVERAL HOURS AFTER MAGGIE AND HER FAMILY RETURN HOME FROM A MINI-MART EXCURSION, THEY LEARN THE FRIENDLY CLERK WAS JUST MURDERED. SCARED, MAGGIE SEES INJUSTICE AND DANGER EVERYWHERE AND DOES NOT LIKE IT ONE BIT. SHE TRIES TO DEVISE WAYS OF CONTROLLING HER WORLD. FOR GRADES 3-6. 2016.

DB 85303 Scientists In Action – By Diane Bailey And Others - FOUR BOOKS FEATURING DIFFERENT SCIENTIFIC FIELDS OF STUDY AND PROVIDING AN OVERVIEW OF EACH DISCIPLINE. INCLUDES ARCHAEOLOGISTS!, ASTRONAUTS!, BIG-ANIMAL VETS!, AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERS! FOR GRADES 5-8. 2016.

DB 85304 Ada’s Violin: The Story Of The Recycled Orchestra Of Paraguay – By Susan Hood – RECOUNTS THE STORY OF ADA'S DREAM TO PLAY MUSIC IN CATEURA, A SMALL TOWN BUILT ON A LANDFILL IN PARAGUAY. FAVIO CHAVEZ, AN ENGINEER AND MUSICIAN, RECYCLED GARBAGE INTO MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS AND TAUGHT THE KIDS TO PLAY, EVENTUALLY EARNING GLOBAL RECOGNITION. FOR GRADES K-3. 2016.