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New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:07/20/18
Next update:07/27/18
DB 88999 All For Nothing – By Walter Kempowski - IN THE WANING DAYS OF WORLD WAR II, TWELVE-YEAR-OLD PETER LIVES ON AN EAST PRUSSIAN ESTATE WITH HIS MOTHER, AUNT, AND A SLEW OF SERVANTS. VISITORS SHOW UP AND DIFFICULT DECISIONS MUST BE MADE. TRANSLATED FROM THE ORIGINAL 2006 GERMAN EDITION. SOME VIOLENCE. 2015.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:07/13/18
Next update:07/20/18
DB 90540 The Dog Walker’s Diary – By Kathryn Donahue - LOS ANGELES LITERARY AGENT DANIEL ASHE HIRES MYSTERIOUS REDHEAD ANNIE DOHERTY AS HIS NEW DOG WALKER. WHILE HE CAN'T WAIT TO READ THE FANTASTICAL STORIES SHE WRITES OF THE ADVENTURES HIS DOGS GET INTO WHILE HE'S AWAY, DANIEL DOESN'T BELIEVE IN LOVE. SOME STRONG LANGUAGE AND SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2017.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:07/06/18
Next update:07/13/18
DB 90358 The Other F-Word – By Natasha Friend - TWO TEENS, MILO AND HOLLIS, BOTH CONCEIVED VIA IN VITRO FERTILIZATION, SEARCH FOR ANSWERS ABOUT THE SPERM-DONOR FATHER THEY SHARE. THEY END UP UNCOVERING A FEW SURPRISES ALONG THE WAY. STRONG LANGUAGE. FOR SENIOR HIGH AND OLDER READERS. 2017.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:06/29/18
Next update:07/06/18
DB 87982 The Whip – By Karen Kondazian - A FICTIONALIZED ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE "CHARLEY" PARKHURST, WHO SPENT MOST OF HER LIFE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY LIVING AS A MAN. AFTER THE DESTRUCTION OF HER FAMILY, CHARLOTTE DISGUISES HERSELF IN ORDER TO TRACK DOWN THE KILLER. STRONG LANGUAGE, SOME VIOLENCE, AND SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2012.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:06/15/18
Next update:06/29/18
DB 90304 A Land Of Permanent Goodbyes – By Atia Abawi - AFTER THEIR HOME IN SYRIA IS BOMBED, TAREQ, HIS FATHER, AND HIS YOUNGER SISTER SEEK SHELTER. THEY STAY WITH THEIR EXTENDED FAMILY IN RAQQA, A STRONGHOLD FOR THE MILITANT GROUP DAESH, AND LATER TRAVEL AS REFUGEES ABROAD. VIOLENCE. FOR SENIOR HIGH AND OLDER READERS. 2018.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:06/08/18
Next update:06/15/18
DB 88957 Plague Land – By Alex Scarrow -AN UNIDENTIFIED VIRUS WIPES OUT MOST OF THE EARTH'S POPULATION BY LIQUEFYING PEOPLE'S BODIES. LEON, HIS MOTHER, AND YOUNGER SISTER GRACE, WHO JUST MOVED TO LONDON FROM NEW YORK, RUN FOR THEIR LIVES AMID THE CHAOS. VIOLENCE AND STRONG LANGUAGE. FOR SENIOR HIGH AND OLDER READERS. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:06/01/18
Next update:06/08/18
DB 87989 Everless – By Sara Holland - IN A LAND WHERE THE RICH HOARD TIME, JULES EMBER RETURNS TO THE EVERLESS ESTATE WHERE SHE AND HER FATHER BARELY ESCAPED WITH THEIR LIVES. DESPERATION DRIVES JULES TO FIND WORK THERE DURING THE ROYAL WEDDING PREPARATIONS, BUT HER RETURN THREATENS THEIR SAFETY. FOR SENIOR HIGH AND OLDER READERS. 2018.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:05/18/18
Next update:06/01/18
DB 86961 The Immortalists – By Chloe Benjamin - IN 1969 NEW YORK CITY, THE FOUR GOLD CHILDREN MEET A PSYCHIC WHO TELLS THEM EACH THE DATE THEY WILL DIE. THEY EACH GROW UP AND LIVE THEIR LIVES, BUT ALWAYS WITH THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE PSYCHIC'S PROPHECY HANGING OVER THEM. STRONG LANGUAGE AND SOME EXPLICIT DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2018.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:05/04/18
Next update:05/11/18
DB 89888 Radio Free Vermont: A Fable Of Resistance – By Bill McKibben - SEVENTY-TWO-YEAR-OLD VERN BARCLAY RUNS RADIO FREE VERMONT, A PIRATE RADIO STATION ADVOCATING FOR VERMONT TO SECEDE FROM THE UNITED STATES. WITH HELP FROM HIS COMPUTER -ADEPT ASSISTANT, PERRY ALTERSON, VERN EVADES THE LAW AS AUTHORITIES SEARCH FOR HIM. 2017

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated:04/27/18
Next update:05/04/18
DB 89876 Every Breath You Take: An Under Suspicion Novel – By Mary Higgins Clark And Alafair Burke - LAURIE MORAN, PRODUCER OF THE TRUE CRIME TELEVISION SERIES UNDER SUSPICION, IS IRRITATED BY HER NEW SHOW HOST RYAN NICHOLS'S INSISTENCE THAT THEY TAKE ON THE THREE-YEAR-OLD MET GALA MURDER OF WEALTHY VIRGINIA WAKELING. VIRGINIA'S MUCH YOUNGER BOYFRIEND, WHO IS RYAN'S PERSONAL TRAINER, WANTS TO CLEAR HIS NAME. 2017.

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