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The Bane chronicles Clare, Cassandra.
A collection of eleven short stories, previously published online, that illuminate the life of the enigmatic, flashy, and flamboyant High Warlock of Brooklyn, Magnus Bane, a character in The Mortal Instruments series.

Ordered: January 6, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The wicked ways of alexander kidd Quinn, Paula.
As the sheltered niece of a Highland chief, Caitrina Grant longs for adventure beyond the lush hills of Scotland. So when a pirate ship glides into the loch, tempting her with promises of exotic lands and hidden treasures, Trina sneaks aboard. But she is unprepared for the consequences, and the seductive captain who demands the ultimate price for her deception.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

West of sunset O'Nan, Stewart.
Those last three years of Fitzgerald's life, often obscured by the legend of his earlier Jazz Age glamour, are the focus of Stewart O'Nan's gorgeously and gracefully written novel. With flashbacks to key moments from Fitzgerald's past, the story follows him as he arrives on the MGM lot, falls in love with brassy gossip columnist Sheilah Graham, begins work on The Last Tycoon, and tries to maintain a semblance of family life with the absent Zelda and daughter Scottie.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

To dream of love Beaton, M. C..
Must one sister suffer in poverty while the other lives in the lap of luxury? This question plagued Harriet Clifton incessantly. Inviting herself to her widowed sister Cordelia's posh London townhouse for the season was surely the only way to meet a suitable partner, as well as escape drafty old Pringle House forever. The vain Cordelia was meanwhile casting her net for the notorious Marquess of Arden, a man who would rather court a mistress than wed a wife.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Saint odd Koontz, Dean.
Odd Thomas is back where it all started . . . because the time has come to finish it. Since he left his simple life in the small town of Pico Mundo, California, his journey has taken him to places strange and wonderful, mysterious and terrifying. Across the land, in the company of mortals and spirits alike, he has known kindness and cruelty, felt love and loss, saved lives and taken them-as he's borne witness to humanity's greatest good and darkest evil.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

No wind of blame Heyer, Georgette.
Tragedy befalls the Carter family following an eventful visit from a Russian prince and a scandalous blackmail letter.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Love and lady lovelace Beaton, M. C..
When young widow Lady Lovelace realized she had been swindled to near-bankruptcy by her curmudgeonly cousin, she knew she would have to marry again for money. These were the very thoughts of Lord Philip, who had nothing between him and destitution but his small army pension. And so these two attractive fortune-hunters somehow found each other and, before long, popped into marriage.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

In his keeping Banks, Maya.
Abandoned as a baby to a young wealthy couple and raised in a world of privilege, Arial has no hint of her past or who she belonged to. Her only link lies in the one thing that sets her apart from everyone else-telekinetic powers. Protected by her adoptive parents and hidden from the public to keep her gift secret, Ari is raised in the lap of luxury, and isolation. That is, until someone begins threatening her life.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The last american vampire Grahame-Smith, Seth.
In Reconstruction-era America, vampire Henry Sturges is searching for renewed purpose in the wake of his friend Abraham Lincoln's shocking death. It will be an expansive journey that will first send him to England for an unexpected encounter with Jack the Ripper, then to New York City for the birth of a new American century, the dawn of the electric era of Tesla and Edison, and the blazing disaster of the 1937 Hindenburg crash. Along the way, Henry goes on the road in a Kerouac-influenced trip.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The highland countess Beaton, M. C..
Morag Fleming, the Countess of Murr, had been bride to the most lecherous lord in Scotland, yet this ravishingly lovely girl had never been touched. Needless to say, she had never borne a child, yet as a young widow she came to London with a fine son in tow.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The girl on the train Hawkins, Paula.
A psychological thriller about a woman who becomes emotionally entangled in a murder investigation because of something she witnesses on her daily commute.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Getting to yes with yourself Ury, William.
William Ury helps listeners reach good agreements with others, develop healthy relationships, make their businesses more productive, and live far more satisfying lives.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The funhouse Koontz, Dean.
Once there was a girl who ran away and joined a traveling carnival. She married a man she grew to hate and gave birth to a child she could never love. A child so monstrous that she killed it with her own hands. Twenty-five years later, Ellen has a new life, a new husband, and two normal children: Joey and Amy. But their mother drowns her secret guilt in alcohol and prayer. The time has come for Amy and Joey to pay for her sins. Because Amy is pregnant. And the carnival is coming back to town.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Frog Yan, Mo.
A playwright nicknamed Tadpole plans to write about his aunt. In her youth, Gugu, the beautiful daughter of a famous doctor and staunch Communist, is revered for her skill as a midwife. But when her lover defects, Gugu's own loyalty to the Party is questioned. She decides to prove her allegiance by strictly enforcing the one-child policy, keeping tabs on the number of children in the village, and performing abortions on women as many as eight months pregnant.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The french affair Beaton, M. C..
It was true. The lovely young widow Lady Charteris, Delphine to her friends, had agreed to abide by her parents' wishes and marry the Comte Saint-Pierre. Delphine's parents had long since died in the Terror, but when she learned of their wishes for her, she believed it her duty to respect their wishes. Delphine would marry, but it would be a marriage in name only.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

First frost Allen, Sarah Addison.
Autumn has finally arrived, heralded by a strange old man appearing with stories to tell, stories that could change the lives of the Waverley women forever. The Waverleys have enough trouble on their hands. Claire has started a successful new venture, Waverley's Candies, but it's slowly taking over her life. Claire's sister Sydney is about to combust with her desire for a new beginning. And Sydney's fifteen-year-old daughter Bay has given her heart away to the wrong boy and can't get it back.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Fear the darkness Masterman, Becky.
Retired FBI agent Brigid Quinn knows how difficult it can be to overcome one's past. But she is nothing if not a fighter. Brigid agrees to help a local couple by investigating the death of their son, until dangerous things start to happen. As the menace comes closer and closer to home, Brigid starts to wonder if she can trust anyone. But Brigid knows it's what you don't see, what you never expected, that can be the most treacherous.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Envious casca Heyer, Georgette.
A holiday party takes on a sinister aspect when the colorful assortment of guests discovers there is a killer in their midst. The owner of the substantial estate, that old Scrooge Nathaniel Herriard, is found stabbed in the back. While the delicate matter of inheritance could be the key to this crime, the real conundrum is how any of the suspects could have entered a locked room to commit the foul deed.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Cane and abe Grippando, James.
Samantha died too soon. Abe Beckham's new wife has helped him through the loss, but some say it was a step back to marry Angelina, a love from Abe's past. Abe doesn't want to hear it, and through the ups and downs, he's even managed to remain a star prosecutor at the Miami State Attorney's Office. Then everything goes wrong. A woman's body is discovered dumped in the Everglades, and Abe is called upon to monitor the investigation.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The brain's way of healing Doidge, M. D., Norman.
Norman Doidge shows how the amazing process of neuroplastic healing really works. He describes natural, non-invasive avenues into the brain provided by the forms of energy around us - light, sound, vibration, movement - which pass through our senses and our bodies to awaken the brain's own healing capacities without producing unpleasant side effects.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Babylon's ark Anthony, Lawrence.
A tale of the selfless courage and humanity of a few men and women living dangerously for all the right reasons, Babylon's Ark is an inspiring and uplifting true-life adventure of individuals on both sides working together for the sake of magnificent wildlife caught in a war zone.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The autoimmune solution Myers, Amy.
Most people who suffer with an autoimmune disease use prescription medication to suppress their overactive immune systems. But the treatment is often more disruptive and harmful than the original condition. These medications lose their effectiveness over time and have severe side effects. Now, Dr. Amy Myers offers another option: The Myers Way, a natural program proven to alleviate and reverse the symptoms of autoimmune diseases.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Arsenic and old books James, Miranda.
In Athena, Mississippi, librarian Charlie Harris is known for his good nature, and for his Maine coon cat Diesel that he walks on a leash. Charlie returned to his hometown to immerse himself in books, but taking the plunge into a recent acquisition will have him in over his head.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

88 days to kandahar Grenier, Robert L..
The first Afghan War, the CIA's war in response to 9/11, was approved by President Bush and directed by the author, Robert Grenier, the CIA station chief in Islamabad. Forging separate alliances with warlords, Taliban dissidents, and Pakistani intelligence, Grenier defeated the Taliban and put Hamid Karzai in power in 88 days. Later, as head of CIA counterterrorism, he watches as bureaucratic dysfunction in the CIA, Pentagon, and the White House lead to failure in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Ordered: January 5, 2015.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Turn the ship around! Marquet, L. David.
Imagine a workplace where everyone is totally engaged and contributing their full intellectual capacity, where people are healthier and happier because they have more control over their work. That's what David Marquet achieved as captain of the USS Santa Fe, a nuclear submarine dogged by poor morale, and poor performance. Marquet implemented a new framework he calls 'leader-leader,' resisting his impulse to take control to create something vastly more powerful: an entire ship full of leaders.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Tell me you're sorry O'Brien, Kevin.
Stephanie has barely recovered from her sister's mysterious suicide before her brother-in-law and his new wife are murdered, her face disfigured beyond recognition. Stephanie never met her nor saw a clear picture. But she knew her sister, and she knows something is desperately wrong. The police won't listen. Her only ally is another victim's son. Step by step, they're uncovering a trail of brutal vengeance and a killer who will never relent, and whose forgiveness can only be earned in death.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Range of motion Berg, Elizabeth.
A story about the bonds of love and the balm of friendship. Jay lies in a coma after suffering a freak accident, and his wife, Lainey, is the only one who believes he will recover. She sits at his bedside, bringing him reminders of the ordinary life they shared: fragrant flowers, their kids' drawings, and his own softly textured shirt. When Lainey's faith in his recovery falters, she is sustained by Alice and Evie, who teach her about the endurance of friendship and the genuine power of hope.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The mistletoe promise Evans, Richard Paul.
Elise Dutton dreads the arrival of another holiday season. Three years earlier, her husband cheated on her with her best friend, resulting in a bitter divorce that left distrustful. Then, one November day, a stranger approaches Elise in the mall food court. Tired of spending the holidays alone, the man offers a proposition. For the next eight weeks, until Christmas Eve, he suggests they pretend to be a couple.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Leaders eat last Sinek, Simon.
Organizations that create environments in which trust and cooperation thrive vastly out perform their competition. But 'truly human' cultures don't just happen, they are intentionally created by great leaders. Leaders who, in hard times, would sooner sacrifice their numbers to protect their people, rather than sacrifice people to protect their numbers, are rewarded with deeply loyal teams that consistently contribute their best efforts.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Lightbringer trilogy, the - the broken eye p. 1 Weeks, Brent.
As the old gods awaken and satrapies splinter, the Chromeria races to find its lost Prism, the only man who may be able to stop catastrophe. But Gavin Guile is enslaved on a pirate galley. Worse, Gavin no longer has the one thing that defined him - the ability to draft. Without the protection of his father, Kip Guile will have to face a master of shadows alone as his grandfather moves to choose a new Prism and put himself in power.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Kill the messenger Schou, Nick.
Former San Jose Mercury News reporter Gary Webb committed suicide in 2004. His 1996 'Dark Alliance' series on the CIA's connection to crack-cocaine stirred up controversy that led to his resignation and continued attacks on his work by the media. Through research and interviews with Webb's family, friends, and critics, Nick Schou reveals how Webb's editors betrayed him, despite the multitude of evidence in support of his stories.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Ice fire Lyon, David.
A judge from the Louisiana bayou goes up against a company on the verge of causing an ecological disaster.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

How to be an elder Estes, Ph. D., Clarissa Pinkola.
Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estes presents the fifth and final volume of her Dangerous Old Woman series, where she explains what it takes to be an elder. She invites listeners to 'come into {their} own as wiser and wild souls' through six sessions of teachings, stories, poetry, and blessings.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

A history of the future Kunstler, James Howard.
Following the catastrophes of the 21st century, people are pursuing a simpler existence. In little Union Grove, the townspeople are preparing for Christmas. Robert Earle's son Daniel arrives back from his two year sojourn throughout what is left of the U.S. He tells the story of the break-up of the nation into three independent regions and his journey into the dark heart of one of them. The town of Union Grove is shocked by the double murder by a young mother of her husband and infant son.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Grand central winter Stringer, Lee.
In the underground tunnels below Grand Central Terminal, Lee Stringer, homeless and drug-addicted for eleven years, found a pencil to run through his crack pipe. One day he used it to write. Soon writing became a habit that won out over drugs, and before long Stringer had created one of the most powerful urban memoirs of the time. With humane wisdom and a biting wit, Stringer chronicles the unraveling of his seemingly secure existence as a marketing executive and his odyssey of survival.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Full speed Evanovich, Janet.
Janet Evanovich and Charlotte Hughes present a series of fast-paced and fun romance novels, teeming with dysfunctional, yet loveable characters and steamy sex. In Full Speed, Jamie Swift, manager of the local newspaper in Beaumont, South Carolina, maintains a passionate, albeit chaotic relationship with millionaire playboy Max Holt. The two work together to track down the hottest stories for Swift's paper, engaging in numerous wildly absurd and entirely sexy escapades.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Angela's ashes McCourt, Frank.
In this lovingly crafted memoir, Frank McCourt presents the dismal story of his childhood. Born in Depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish immigrants and raised in the slums of Limerick, Ireland, he endured an arduous upbringing. Frank's mother Angela had no money to feed her children because her husband Malachy rarely worked, and when he did, he drank his wages away. Angela, nonetheless nurtured her children, and Malachy did bolster Frank's appetite for storytelling.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Deep down dark Tobar, Hector.
The exclusive, official story of the survival, faith, and family of Chile's thirty-three trapped miners.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Acceptance Vandermeer, Jeff.
It is winter in Area X. A new team embarks across the border on a mission to find a member of a previous expedition who may have been left behind. As they press deeper into the unknown, navigating new terrain and new challenges, the threat to the outside world becomes only more daunting. In the final installment of the Southern Reach Trilogy, the mysteries of Area X may have been solved, but their consequences and implications are no less profound. Or terrifying.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The Joy Luck Club Tan, Amy.
Four mothers, four daughters, four families whose histories shift with the four winds depending on who is telling the story. In 1949 four Chinese women, recent immigrants to San Francisco, begin meeting to eat dim sum, play mahjong, and talk. United in shared unspeakable loss and hope, they call themselves the Joy Luck Club. Rather than sink into tragedy, they choose to gather to raise their spirits and money. Nearly forty years later, one of the members has died, and her daughter has come to take her place, only to learn of her mother's lifelong wish and the tragic way in which it has come true. The revelation of this secret unleashes an urgent need among the women to reach back and remember.

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The joy of ancient history

Ordered: December 31, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Woman with a gun [a novel] Margolin, Phillip.
Visiting an art museum displaying a retrospective of acclaimed photographer Kathy Moran's work, aspiring novelist Stacey Kim is stunned by the photo at the center of the show - the famous 'Woman with a Gun,' which won a Pulitzer Prize and launched the photographer's career. Shot from behind, the enigmatic black-and-white image is a picture of a woman in a wedding dress, standing on the shore at night, facing the sea. Behind her back, she holds a six-shooter.

Ordered: December 30, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The Boston girl a novel Diamant, Anita.
Addie Baum was born in 1900 to immigrant parents who were unprepared for and suspicious of America. Growing up in Boston, Addie's intelligence and curiosity take her to a world her parents can't imagine: a world of short skirts and new opportunities for women. From the one-room apartment she shared with her family, to the library group for girls she joins, to her first, disastrous love affair, Addie recalls her adventures with compassion for the naive girl she was and a wicked sense of humor.

Ordered: December 30, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Love over Scotland McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-
Still enduring psychotherapy, the precocious Bertie gets a chance to escape when he joins a junior orchestra trip to Paris--wher he is accidentally left behind. Never fear for Bertie, though. He quickly finds the silver lining by making friends with students at the Sorbonne. Meanwhile, Domenica Macdonald heads to the Malacca Straits, where she intends to study the economic structure of contemporary pirate culture. And in Edinburgh, Pat entertains a pair of suitors--with mixed results.

Ordered: December 30, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Seventh grave and no body Jones, Darynda.
Twelve of the deadliest beasts ever forged in the fires of hell have escaped onto our plane, and they want nothing more than to rip out the jugular of Charley Davidson and serve her lifeless, mangled body to Satan for dinner. So there's that. But Charley's father has disappeared, and the more she retraces his last steps, the more she learns he was conducting an investigation of his own, one that has Charley questioning everything she's ever known about him.

Ordered: December 30, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The trouble with weasels Harrell, Rob.
As a troll, Zarf Belford is at the bottom of the social ladder at Cotswin Middle School, but when the king goes missing and his insufferable son takes control, Zarf leads his friends Kevin and Chester on a rescue mission.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The Georges and the Jewels Smiley, Jane.
Seventh-grader Abby Lovitt grows up on her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, learning to train the horses her father sells and trying to reconcile her strict religious upbringing with her own ideas about life.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

My friend the enemy Smith, Dan, 1970-
In 1941, having a German plane crash near your house is exciting, but when twelve-year-old Peter Dixon and his friend Kim find a wounded German airman, Peter is faced with a dilemma--should he help take care of the man as Kim wants to do, or report him to the soldiers searching for him?

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The cure for dreaming Winters, Cat.
In Portland, Oregon, in 1900, seventeen-year-old Olivia Mead, a suffragist, is hypnotized by the intriguing young Henri Reverie, who is paid by her father to make her more docile and womanly but who, instead, gives her the ability to see people's true natures, while she secretly continues fighting for women's rights.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The concerto Greenberg, Robert, 1954-
24 lectures exploring the range and history of the concerto from its beginnings in the late 1600s through the twentieth century.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The Odyssey Homer.
Robert Fitzgerald's translation of Homer's Odyssey is the best and best loved modern translation of the greatest of all epic poems.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

The symphony Greenberg, Robert, 1954-
A twenty-four Lecture course that traces the development of the symphony from its roots in the opera of the Baroque period to the present.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Anybody shining Dowell, Frances O'Roark.
Can one mistake destroy the chance of a lifetime? A girl discovers there are many ways of being true in this magnificent ode to handwritten letters and the shining power of friendship from the author of "Dovey Coe," set in the Appalachian mountains of 1920s North Carolina. One true friend. Someone shining. That's all twelve-year-old Arie Mae wants. But shining true friends are hard to come by deep in the mountains of western North Carolina, so she sets her sights on a cousin unseen, someone who lives all the way away in the big city of Baltimore, Maryland. Three unanswered letters later, Arie Mae learns that a group of kids from Baltimore are coming to spend a summer on the mountain. Arie Mae loves her smudge of a town--she knows there's nothing finer than Pa's fiddling and Mama's apple cake, but she also knows Big City folk might feel differently. How else to explain the song catcher ladies who have descended upon the village in search of "traditional tunes" and their intention to help "save" the townspeople' But when the group from Baltimore arrives, it seems there just might be a gem among them, one shining boy who doesn't seem to notice Arie Mae wears the same dress every day and prefers to go barefoot. So what if he has a bit of a limp and a rumored heart problem--he also is keen about "everything "Arie Mae is keen about, and has all the makings of a true friend. And so what if the boy's mother warns him not to exert himself' He and Arie Mae have adventures to go on! In between writing letters to her cousin, Arie Mae leads her one shining friend on ghost hunts and bear chases. But it turns out those warnings were for a reason.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

Mortal heart LaFevers, Robin.
Annith's worst fears are realized when she discovers that, despite her lifelong training to be an assassin, she is being groomed by the abbess as a Seeress, to be forever shut up in the convent of Saint Mortain.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

36 revolutionary figures of history
"36 lectures from our extensive catalog of courses--a collection that offers piercing insights and great lessons on some of world history's most transformative figures. This Great Courses collection takes you across time and around the globe, and puts you in the presence of ancient kings, medieval poets, modern prime ministers--and even some figures you may not have considered to be as revolutionary as they are. Without the contributions of these remarkable people, the world as they knew it (and as we know it today) would never be the same" -- From publisher's web site.

Ordered: December 24, 2014.
Type of Material: Audiobook

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