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ENGLISH FICTION

ALL DAY AND A NIGHT
Author:   BURKE, ALAFAIR
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: ELLIE HATCHER    5

LB  07753
1 volume in 1 container

A murder case with ties to a convicted serial killer leads a young
defense lawyer and NYPD homicide detective Ellie Hatcher into parallel
investigations with explosive and deadly results. unrated. 2014.

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BISCUIT WITCH
Author:   SMITH, DEBORAH
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Heavy profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: MACBRIDES    1

LB  07831
1 volume in 1 container

Tallulah MacBride hasn't been back to North Carolina since her
parents' tragic deaths twenty years ago. Now Tal heads to cousin
Delta Whittlespoon's famous Crossroads Cafe in the mountains above
Asheville, hoping to find a safe hiding place for her young daughter.
What she finds is Cousin Delta gone, the cafe in a biscuit crisis,
and a Scotsman who believes she needs a knight in shining flannel.
Then a pair of sinister private eyes shows up. Strong language, some
explicit descriptions of sex, and some violence. 2013.

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BLACK HORIZON
Author:   GRIPPANDO, JAMES, 1958-
S/P/V: Heavy profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: JACK SWYTECK   11

LB  07688
1 volume in 1 container

Attorney Jack Swyteck and FBI undercover agent Andie Henning get
married, start their honeymoon, and learn that Andie is pregnant.
Everything takes a back seat when an offshore oil rig explodes. Andie
investigates, while Jack helps a Cuban rig-worker's widow file a law
suit. Strong language and some violence. 2014.

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BLOSSOM STREET BRIDES: A BLOSSOM STREET NOVEL
Author:   MACOMBER, DEBBIE
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: BLOSSOM STREET   10

LB  07658
1 volume in 1 container

As Lydia's Seattle knitting shop A Good Yarn struggles, it is the
backdrop to romances and family dramas. Jeweler Lauren has just given
up on her long-time boyfriend when she meets a very different sort of
man. Bethanne's long-distance new marriage is threatened by her
ex-husband and her daughter. Bestseller.  2014.

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BOOK BY ITS COVER
Author:   ADAMS, ELIZABETH
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07815
1 volume in 1 container

One night, while Mary is working late at the bookshop, a shadowy
figure leaves a box of books at her door. All of the books have
beautiful covers clearly done by the same artist, and inside each
book is an old letter addressed to a man named Jacob. To Mary's shock,
the letters were written by her mother. The letters would simply be
a sweet ode to young love, but the last letter hints at regret that
could change everything Mary and Betty thought they knew about their
mother. 2012.

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CAT IN AN ALIEN X-RAY
Author:   DOUGLAS, CAROLE NELSON
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07684
1 volume in 1 container

When an Area 51 attraction on the Strip brings hordes of UFO
enthusiasts and conspiracy theorists to Vegas, feline private
investigator Midnight Louis and the gang tackle an all-too-human
adversary who is taking advantage of easily swayed victims. unrated.
2013.

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CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE
Author:   JENNINGS, REGINA
S/P/V: Some violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07816
1 volume in 1 container

The train to Garber, Texas, is supposed to bring Nicholas Lovelace
to his next victory in life. Instead, it's held up by robbers who
are thwarted by the last person Nick ever expected - Anne Tillerton
from back home in Prairie Lea. Anne's been working as a buffalo
hunter. She's only in town to find their runaway cook. But the woman
flees, leaving Anne with her infant son. Some violence. 2014.

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DEADER HOMES AND GARDENS
Author:   HESS, JOAN
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: CLAIRE MALLOY MYSTERY   18 N

LB  07826
1 volume in 1 container

Finding what she hopes will be an ideal house to share with her new
husband and teenage daughter, Claire Malloy learns that the
property's previous owner died under suspicious circumstances and
that a real estate agent has gone missing. unrated. 2012.

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DEATH COME QUICKLY
Author:   ALBERT, SUSAN WITTIG
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: CHINA BAYLES   22

LB  07665
1 volume in 1 container

When China's and Ruby's friend Karen Prior is mugged in a mall
parking lot and dies a few days later, China begins to suspect that
her friend's death was not a random assault. Karen was a filmmaker
supervising a student documentary about the fifteen-year-old murder
of a woman named Christine Morris and the acquittal of the man
accused of the crime. unrated. 2014.

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DOLL
Author:   STEVENS, TAYLOR
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: VANESSA MICHAEL MUNROE    3

LB  07663
1 volume in 1 container

Kidnapped by a human trafficking ring that demands that she help
transport a high-profile starlet or risk the murder of her best
friend, maverick information specialist Vanessa Michael Munroe is
plunged into a harrowing underground world under the brutal control
of a shadowy overlord. unrated. 2013.

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ESCAPE
Author:   BALOGH, MARY
S/P/V: Heavy sex;
Reading level: Adult

LB  07776
1 volume in 1 container

Wounded Napoleonic Wars veteran Sir Benedict Harper finds an
undeniable attraction to widow Samantha McKay. When Samantha
desperately needs to escape her oppressive in-laws and claim a house
she has inherited in Wales, Ben offers his assistance and passion.
Includes novella "The Suitor." Some explicit descriptions of sex.
2014.

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FATAL FUNNEL CAKE
Author:   WASHBURN, L.J
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: FRESH BAKED MYSTERY    8

LB  07745
1 volume in 1 container

Phyllis Newsom and friends Carolyn and Sam whip up their best dishes
to win some ribbons at the Texas State Fair. One of their favorite
celebrity chefs, Joye Jameson, is broadcasting her TV show from the
fair and invites Phyllis and the other finalists for best funnel cake
to prepare their recipes live on the air. But when Joye suffers a
deadly allergic reaction from one bite of her funnel cake, Phyllis
goes from top entry to top suspect. unrated. 2013.

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FREEZER OR I'LL SHOOT
Author:   HAMILTON, VICTORIA, 1957-
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: VINTAGE KITCHEN MYSTERY    3

LB  07743
1 volume in 1 container

Trying to escape her overbearing mother, vintage kitchenware
enthusiast and soon-to-be columnist Jaymie Leighton retreats to her
family's cottage on Heartbreak Island. While there she hopes to write
an article about the Ice House restaurant, owned by good friends and
neighbors, siblings Ruby and Garnet Redmond. Once an actual icehouse,
the restaurant is charmingly decorated with antique tools of the
trade, including a collection of picks. But when a dead body is found
with an ice pick through his heart, Jaymie must sharpen her sleuthing
skills before someone else gets picked off. unrated. 2013.

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FRENCH LEAVE
Author:   SOUTH, SHERI COBB
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07830
1 volume in 1 container

After being exiled to France, Lord Waverly meets a young woman who
promises him a great reward for taking her home to her grandfather
in England. unrated. 2001.

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GOLDEN STATE
Author:   RICHMOND, MICHELLE
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07814
1 volume in 1 container

Doctor Julie Walker has just signed her divorce papers when she
receives news that her younger sister, Heather, has gone into labor.
Though theirs is a strained relationship, Julie sets out for the
hospital to be at her sister's side - no easy task, as the streets
of San Francisco have erupted into chaos. Today is the day that
Californians vote on whether or not to secede from the United States.
unrated. 2014.

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HELL CREEK CABIN
Author:   RODERUS, FRANK
S/P/V: Some profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07813
1 volume in 1 container

Five people are trapped by a blizzard in an isolated cabin in Wyoming
Territory. Two of the group, a pair of small-time outlaws, are
immediately intrigued by the owner's toothsome wife and even more
intrigued when they learn that he has a cache of gold on the premises.
Some strong language and some violence. 1979.

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HIS LOVE ENDURES FOREVER
Author:   WISEMAN, BETH, 1962-
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07752
1 volume in 1 container

Danielle Kent is anything but Amish, but she has fallen in love with
an Amish man. Now she's 18, pregnant, and hopeful that the child's
Amish father, Matthew Lapp, will marry her. But when Matthew walks
away from her, she has nowhere to turn. Her unlikely friendship with
Levi offers some comfort, yet they have so little in common. unrated.
2012.

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IF BREAD COULD RISE TO THE OCCASION
Author:   SHELTON, PAIGE
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: COUNTRY COOKING SCHOOL    3

LB  07751
1 volume in 1 container

Gram and Betts anxiously await the arrival of a new crop of
students at their cooking school. But their enthusiasm is thwarted
when a stranger named Freddie O'Bannon arrives and claims to have
proof that he was accepted to the school despite what is in their
files. And when the ghost of Cylas Gent, a young man who might have
a romantic past with Gram, also appears, there are suddenly two
mysteries demanding their attention. unrated. 2013.

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IRISH EYES: A CALLAHAN GARRITY MYSTERY
Author:   TROCHECK, KATHY HOGAN, 1954-
S/P/V: Heavy profanity;
Reading level: Adult
Series: CALLAHAN GARRITY    8

LB  07690
1 volume in 1 container

Returning home from a St. Patrick's Day party, moonlighting homicide
detective Bucky Deavers, former partner of Atlanta PI Callahan
Garrity, is shot during an apparent liquor store holdup. Garrity
investigates amid allegations that her longtime friend Bucky's second
job may be linked to a series of robberies. Strong language. 2000.

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JURY OF SIX
Author:   FISHER, DAVE P.
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07825
1 volume in 1 container

In a time when the law was spread thin and honest men and women took
care of difficulties by the law of rope and gun, families like the
MacMahons were the backbone of the developing west. For eight years,
the disappearance of Niobrara ranchers Owen and Aiden MacMahon
remained a mystery. When an outlaw gang leaves another MacMahon for
dead, the MacMahons hunt them down, only to find an old enemy - and
the answer to the eight-year-old mystery. unrated. 2014.

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LIFE SUPPORT
Author:   CALVERT, CANDACE, 1950-
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: GRACE MEDICAL    3

LB  07811
1 volume in 1 container

Nurse Lauren Barclay moved back to Houston to watch over her troubled
sister Jess as they work at Houston Grace. Meanwhile physician's
assistant Eli Landry and his father, a judge, are disagreeing over the
medical care of Eli's long-disabled brother. Their faith helps both
Lauren and Eli overcome obstacles. 2014.

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LOVE'S JOURNEY HOME
Author:   IRVIN, KELLY
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: BLISS CREEK    3

LB  07817
1 volume in 1 container

It's been seven years since her husband died, but Helen Crouch is
doing just fine. She's selling her jams and canned goods at the
bakery and making a tidy living. But her world goes topsy-turvy when
a new family moves to town. Gabriel Gless has brought his children to
Bliss Creek to escape the worldly influences in Indiana. Helen and
Gabriel have so much in common - the loss of their beloved spouses,
the experience of raising their families alone, their rock-solid
faith - so why can't they seem to speak without arguing? unrated.
2013.

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LYDIA'S HOPE: THE LOST SISTERS OF PLEASANT VALLEY, BOOK 1
Author:   PERRY, MARTA
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: LOST SISTERS OF PLEASANT VALLEY    1

LB  07482
1 volume in 1 container

Lydia Beachy is happily married with two sons, but her life becomes
complicated when she discovers she was adopted as an infant. She looks
to her Amish faith for support as she tries to find the two
sisters--one raised Amish and one raised English--whom she never knew
she had. 2013.

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MIDNIGHT CROSSROAD
Author:   HARRIS, CHARLAINE
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07818
1 volume in 1 container

Welcome to Midnight, Texas, a town with many boarded-up windows and
few full-time inhabitants, located at the crossing of Witch Light
Road and Davy Road. It's a pretty standard dried-up western town.
There's a pawnshop (someone lives in the basement and is seen only at
night). There's a diner (people who are just passing through tend
not to linger)... unrated. 2014.

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MIDNIGHT IN EUROPE
Author:   FURST, ALAN
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07822
1 volume in 1 container

Paris, 1938. As the shadow of war darkens Europe, democratic forces
on the continent struggle against fascism and communism, while in
Spain the war has already begun. Cristian Ferrar, a Spanish emigre,
is a lawyer in the Paris office of a prestigious international law
firm. Ferrar is approached by the embassy of the Spanish Republic
and asked to help a clandestine agency trying desperately to supply
weapons to the Republic's beleaguered army - an effort that puts his
life at risk in the battle against fascism. unrated. 2014.

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MOMENT IN TIME
Author:   PETERSON, TRACIE
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: LONE STAR BRIDES    2

LB  07810
1 volume in 1 container

Alice Chesterfield survived an attack that left her scarred and her
father dead, and she is never free from the fear and memories of the
man who is responsible. When she has the opportunity to relocate to a
ranch near Dallas, Robert Barnett captures her attention. 2014.

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NIGHT SEARCHERS
Author:   MULLER, MARCIA
S/P/V: Heavy profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07837
1 volume in 1 container

When new clients Jay and Camilla Givens come to Sharon McCone with
Camilla's stories of devil worshippers performing human sacrifices
in San Francisco, the detective is skeptical. However, when she
discovers that Jay is involved with the treasure hunting group The
Night Searchers, she starts looking into what exactly he and the other
participants are up to after dark. In order to find out more about
the Searchers, Sharon joins their ranks - while someone is searching
for her. Strong language and some violence. 2014.

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NINE LIVES TO DIE: A MRS. MURPHY MYSTERY
Author:   BROWN, RITA MAE
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: MRS MURPHY MYSTERY   22

LB  07820
1 volume in 1 container

A busy holiday season for Harry, her husband, and her posse of pet
detectives in Crozet, Virginia, is interrupted by dark secrets from
the community's past involving a cold case and a twenty-five-year-old
love triangle. 2014.

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NYPD RED TWO
Author:   PATTERSON, JAMES, 1947-
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Heavy profanity; Heavy violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: NYPD RED    2

LB  07694
1 volume in 1 container

Detectives Zach Jordan and Kylie MacDonald are part of NYPD Red, an
elite task force that handles New York City's high-profile crimes. A
woman of vast wealth was brutally slaughtered and placed on a Central
Park carousel--the fourth in a string of killings NYPD Red
investigates. Commercial audiobook. Bestseller. Violence, strong
language, and some explicit descriptions of sex. 2014.

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ONCE A RANGER
Author:   RICHARDS, DUSTY
S/P/V: Some profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07824
1 volume in 1 container

Ex-Ranger Phil Guthrey swore he'd never stop roaming the West,
bringing justice to the lawless. But after cleaning up Crook County,
Arizona, he finds himself not only elected county sheriff but settling
down with a pretty, young wife. Except keeping the peace in Crook
County is less relaxing than Guthrie would have imagined. Border
bandits accustomed to raiding the territory at will are not too keen
on giving up the practice. Some strong language and some violence.
2014.

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PROMISE
Author:   CARR, ROBYN
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07838
1 volume in 1 container

Scott Grant has a bustling family practice in the small Oregon
community of Thunder Point. The town and its people have embraced the
widowed doctor and father of two and Scott knows it's time to move on
from his loss. But the dating pool is limited - that is, until a
stunning physician's assistant applies for a job at his clinic.
unrated. 2014.

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RAGE AGAINST THE DYING
Author:   MASTERMAN, BECKY
S/P/V: Some sex; Heavy profanity; Heavy violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07839
1 volume in 1 container

Retired Tucson FBI agent Brigid Quinn hides the violent details of her
career from her new husband until an old case resurfaces. Floyd Lynch
confesses to being the Route 66 killer and leads authorities to the
body of Brigid's long-missing protegee. Violence, strong language, and
some descriptions of sex. 2013.

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SAVE THE DATE
Author:   ANDREWS, MARY KAY, 1954-
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Some profanity;
Reading level: Adult

LB  07812
1 volume in 1 container

Savannah florist Cara Kryzik is about to score the wedding of a
lifetime -- one that will solidify her career as the go-to girl for
society nuptials. But when the bride goes missing and the wedding is
in jeopardy, Cara scrambles to rescue the situation. Explicit
descriptions of sex and some strong language. 2014.

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SHADOW RIVER
Author:   COTTON, RALPH W
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07821
1 volume in 1 container

Arizona Ranger Sam Burrack is working undercover as an outlaw to
infiltrate a pair of vicious border gangs and bring them down. A
cloud of dust rises as four men ride toward the Twisted Hills. The
only thing between them and certain death at the hands of the Apaches
is Sam, who also wants those men dead. unrated. 2014.

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SMALL PLATES: SHORT FICTION
Author:   PAGE, KATHERINE HALL
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07659
1 volume in 1 container

This collection of short stories feature the popular sleuth Faith
Fairchild, as well as several stand-alone tales, including "The
Would-Be Widower," about a husband who longs to get rid of his wife.
In another, a British bride calls Faith and her sister for help after
a series of alarming "accidents." And Faith herself is almost "Sliced"
in a reality TV show when the competition turns deadly. unrated. 2014.

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STORMY PERSUASION
Author:   LINDSEY, JOHANNA
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Some profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: MALORY FAMILY   11

LB  07829
1 volume in 1 container

Judith and Jacqueline Malory are not simply cousins; they are
inseparable best friends. Refusing to miss Jacqueline's come-out
in Connecticut, Judith convinces her parents to let her delay her
London debut by a few weeks so she can accompany her cousin. Neither
girl intends to fall in love during her first season, but Judith's
plans are overturned when aboard ship she comes face-to-face with the
ghost who has been haunting her dreams. Explicit descriptions of sex,
some violence, and some strong language. 2014.

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TAKE ME HOME
Author:   GARLOCK, DOROTHY
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07832
1 volume in 1 container

Wisconsin, 1945. A month before Olivia's best friend Billy is to ship
off for training, he proposes marriage. Not wanting to break his heart
Olivia accepts. But all she can think of is the mysterious Peter who
saved her life--and who has his own dark secrets. Unrated. Commercial
audiobook. 2014.

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TALES OF A TEXAS BOY
Author:   DASEF, MARVA
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Young Adult; Adult

LB  07141
1 volume in 1 container

"Tales of a Texas Boy," a collection of twenty stories, weaves a
picture of life in a simpler time with the observations only an
eleven-year-old can bring to the world around him. Like Tom Sawyer
and Huck Finn, Eddie occasionally finds himself in a heap of trouble,
but he's got the gumption to figure it all out for himself. The
author's father is the real Eddie. 2005.

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THAT NIGHT
Author:   STEVENS, CHEVY
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07836
1 volume in 1 container

Toni Murphy was eighteen when she and her boyfriend, Ryan, were
wrongly convicted of the murder of her younger sister. Now she is
thirty-four and back in her hometown, working every day to forge and
adjust to a new life on the outside. She's doing everything in her
power to avoid violating her parole and going back to prison. But
nothing is making that easy - not Ryan, who is convinced he can figure
out the truth; not her mother, who clearly doubts Toni's innocence;
and certainly not the group of women who made Toni's life miserable in
high school and may have darker secrets than anyone realizes. unrated.
2014.

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TOP SECRET TWENTY-ONE: A STEPHANIE PLUM NOVEL
Author:   EVANOVICH, JANET
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Heavy profanity; Heavy violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: STEPHANIE PLUM NOVEL   21

LB  07689
1 volume in 1 container

New Jersey's favorite used-car dealer Jimmy Poletti was caught selling
a lot more than used cars. Now he's out on bail and has missed his
date in court, and bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is looking to bring
him in. But leads keep turning into dead bodies. Violence, strong
language, and explicit descriptions of sex. Commercial audiobook.
Bestseller. 2014.

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TOWN TAMERS
Author:   ROBBINS, DAVID, 1950-
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07828
1 volume in 1 container

Ludlow, Texas, has a problem. A band of rowdy and violent cowhands
from the Circle K have been terrorizing the small town. Asa Delaware
has a good reputation as a bad man to cross. Roaming the West with
his two grown children and his gun for hire, for a fee, he'll fix
what - or who - is causing a ruckus. There isn't any job or challenge
he'll walk away from. But then Asa's children start backing out of
the family business. unrated. 2013.

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UNTIL WE TOUCH
Author:   MALLERY, SUSAN
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: FOOLS GOLD CALIFORNIA   15

LB  07833
1 volume in 1 container

After a family tragedy, former football hero Jack McGarry keeps the
world at arm's length - a challenge now that his PR firm has moved to
neighborly Fool's Gold, California. Larissa Owens knows where she
stands - Jack sees her as just another one of the guys. But when her
feelings for her boss are exposed, Larissa tries to convince Jack to
take a chance on love. unrated. 2014.

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WAKING THE DEAD
Author:   GRAHAM, HEATHER
S/P/V: Heavy sex; Heavy profanity; Some violence
Reading level: Adult
Series: CAFFERTY AND QUINN    2

LB  07715
1 volume in 1 container

New Orleans. Danielle Cafferty and Michael Quinn, new partners in
solving unusual crimes, are drawn into the case of a 19th-century
artist's painting that is reputed to come to life and bring violent
death. Sequel to Let the Dead Sleep (DB 78758). Violence, descriptions
of sex, and some strong language. 2014.

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WEDDING CAKE KILLER
Author:   WASHBURN, L.J
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult
Series: FRESH BAKED MYSTERY    7

LB  07744
1 volume in 1 container

When Eve Turner's new husband turns up dead shortly after the
honeymoon, Phyllis Newsome, Eve's friend who hosted the wedding and
baked the sumptuous three-tiered cake, must investigate to clear the
bride. unrated. 2012.

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ENGLISH NON-FICTION

DOG YEARS: A MEMOIR
Author:   DOTY, MARK
S/P/V: Some profanity;
Reading level: Adult

LB  07713
1 volume in 1 container

Award-winning poet recalls experiences with his beloved retrievers,
Arden and Beau. Describes how they helped him through his grief after
his partner's death, and how, in turn, he cared for them as they aged.
Reflects on the lessons learned about life, loss, and unconditional
love. Some strong language. 2007.

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I AM MALALA: THE GIRL WHO STOOD UP FOR EDUCATION AND WAS SHOT BY THE
Author:   YOUSAFZAI, MALALA, 1997-
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07686
1 volume in 1 container

TITLE CONTINUES: "Taliban"
Memoir of Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai (born 1997), who was the
target of an assassination attempt by the Taliban in October 2012.
Details her family's crusade for girls' education, the campaign of
intimidation that culminated in her shooting, and her recovery.
Unrated. Commercial audiobook.  Bestseller.  2013.

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MISSION AT NUREMBERG: AN AMERICAN ARMY CHAPLAIN AND THE TRIAL OF
Author:   TOWNSEND, TIM
S/P/V: Some violence
Reading level: Adult

LB  07687
1 volume in 1 container

TITLE CONTINUES: The Nazis
Lutheran minister Henry Gerecke was fifty years old when he enlisted
as an army chaplain during World War II. At the close of the European
theater, Gerecke received his most challenging assignment: he was sent
to Nuremberg to minister to the twenty-one imprisoned Nazi leaders
awaiting trial for crimes against humanity. Some violence. 2014.

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MR. OWITA'S GUIDE TO GARDENING: HOW I LEARNED THE UNEXPECTED JOY OF
Author:   WALL, CAROL
S/P/V: None
Reading level: Adult

LB  07835
1 volume in 1 container

[Subtitle reads: "How I learned the unexpected joy of a green thumb
and an open heart"] Describes how a period of transition in the
journalist author's life marked by her empty nest, a recent illness
and her aging parents led her to forge a deep friendship with a
gifted Kenyan gardener with whom she transformed her yard and shared
long-buried secrets. 2014.

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