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Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 09/22/17
Next update: 09/29/17
DB 87609 The Mermaids Singing – By Val McDermid – CRIMINAL PROFILER TONY HILL PAIRS UP WITH DI CAROL JORDAN WHEN IT BECOMES APPARENT THAT SOMEONE IS TORTURING AND KILLING CLOSETED GAY MEN IN THE TOWN OF BRADFIELD. BUT HONING HIS PROFILE OF THE KILLER MAKES TONY A TARGET. VIOLENCE, STRONG LANGUAGE, AND SOME EXPLICIT DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 1995.

DB 87608 Finders Keepers - By Belinda Bauer - SOMEONE IS ABDUCTING CHILDREN FROM VEHICLES IN SHIPCOTT AND LEAVING BEHIND NOTES THAT ACCUSE THE PARENTS OF NOT LOVING THE CHILDREN. AFTER THE EVENTS OF DARKSIDE (DB 87607), STEVEN LAMB IS SUSPICIOUS OF POLICEMAN JONAS HOLLY, WHO HAS JUST BEEN CLEARED TO RETURN TO WORK. VIOLENCE, STRONG LANGUAGE, AND SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2012.

DB 87610 Nightmares: A New Decade Of Modern Horror – Edited By Ellen Datlow –TWENTY-FOUR HORROR STORIES PUBLISHED BETWEEN 2005 AND 2015, CHOSEN BY THE EDITOR OF MANY HORROR COLLECTIONS, SUCH AS THE CUTTING ROOM (DB 81620). INCLUDES TALES FROM GEMMA FILES, GENE WOLFE, MARGO LANAGAN, GARTH NIX, RICHARD KADREY, AND MORE. VIOLENCE, STRONG LANGUAGE, AND SOME EXPLICIT DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2016.

DB 87745 Nothing To Prove: Why We Can Stop Trying So Hard – By Jennie Allen – THE AUTHOR EXAMINES FEELINGS OF INSECURITY AND PROMOTES THE USE OF FAITH IN CHRIST TO OVERCOME THEM. SHARES STORIES FROM HER OWN LIFE TO ILLUSTRATE POINTS, DISCUSSES BIBLICAL STORIES, AND PRESENTS CHALLENGES AND PRAYERS RELATED TO THOSE PASSAGES. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2017.

DB 87740 A Fine Mess: Global Quest For A Simpler, Fairer And More Efficient Tax System – By T.R. Reid - A JOURNALIST EXAMINES TAX SYSTEMS ACROSS THE WORLD AND COMPARES THEM TO WHAT EXISTS IN THE UNITED STATES. DISCUSSES THE HISTORY OF TAX CODE REVISIONS, INCLUDING THE FACT THAT SIGNIFICANT ONES USUALLY OCCUR EVERY THIRTY-TWO YEARS, MAKING THE NEXT ONE DUE IN 2018. PRESENTS POLICY SUGGESTIONS TO ADDRESS GROWING INCOME INEQUALITY. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2017.

DB 87634 What Love Is: And What It Could Be – By Carrie Jenkins – A PHILOSOPHY PROFESSOR EXPLORES THE IDEA OF ROMANTIC LOVE FROM BOTH A BIOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL PERSPECTIVE. USING HER OWN EXPERIENCES OF AN UNCONVENTIONAL LOVE LIFE AS WELL AS SCIENTIFIC STUDIES AND EVOLVING CULTURAL NORMS, SHE EXPLORES THE VARIATIONS IN ROMANTIC LOVE. 2017.

DB 87444 A Hat For Mrs. Goldman: A Story About Knitting And Love – By Michelle Edwards – YOUNG SOPHIA KNITS A VERY SPECIAL HAT FOR HER ELDERLY NEIGHBOR AND KNITTING TEACHER, MRS. GOLDMAN, BECAUSE SHE IS CONCERNED THAT MRS. GOLDMAN'S EARS ARE GETTING COLD. FOR PRESCHOOL-GRADE 2. 2016.

DB 87528 The Sweetest Sound – By Sherri Winston - TEN-YEAR-OLD CADENCE WANTS TO SHARE HER AMAZING VOICE IN THE CHURCH CHOIR BUT IS HELD BACK BY HER EXTREME SHYNESS. WHEN A RECORDING OF CADENCE'S AMAZING VOICE LEAKS BEFORE SHE'S READY TO GO PUBLIC, SHE IS TORN OVER WHAT TO DO. FOR GRADES 3-6. 2017.

DB 87407 Bel The Weather Girl, Books 4-6 – By Belinda Jensen - BEL, THE YOUNG DAUGHTER OF A METEOROLOGIST, EXPLAINS THE SCIENCE BEHIND THREE DIFFERENT WEATHER EVENTS. INCLUDES A SNOWSTORM SHOWS OFF: BLIZZARD, SPINNING WIND AND WATER: HURRICANES, AND WEATHER CLUES IN THE SKY: CLOUDS. FOR GRADES K-3. 2016.