New Arrivals: August 2013

The Modoc County Library has added the following new titles to its Collection.  Check it out!   

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NEW TITLES:  August 2013

[(**) Donation; (&&) Gift from Friends of the Modoc County Library; (XX) Gift; (##) Memorial donation; ($$) North State Cooperative Library System gift]; (4U) Books4U Grant 2013


Dan Brown: Inferno. (**)

Ernest Hemingway: The garden of Eden. (**)


ASVAB: The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery. (10th ed.) (355 ASVAB)(4U)

CCRN: Certification for adult critical care nurses : proven, practical tools to help you pass the test. (4th ed.) (616.028 CCRN) (4U)

Firefighter exam. (5th ed.) (628.925 Firefighter) (4U) 

Marion Gooding: Master the nursing school & allied health entrance exams. (19th ed.) (610.73 Gooding) (4U)

Health occupations entrance exam. (3rd ed.) (610.76 Health) (4U)

Master the real estate license exams. (7th ed.) (333.33 Master) (4U)

Medical assistant exam: Preparation for the CMA and RMA exams. (2nd ed.) (610.76 Medical) (4U)

James Murtagh: Firefighter candidate exams. (7th ed.) (628.925 Murtagh) (4U)

John Niesz: Arco master the clerical exams. (6th ed.) (651.37 Niesz) (4U)

Donald Schroeder: Police officer exam. (9th ed.) (363.2 Schroeder) (4U)

Nursing school entrance exams. (5th ed.) (610.73 Nursing) (4U)

Scott Ostrow: Peterson's master military flight aptitude tests. (8th ed.) (358.4 Ostrow) (4U)

Peterson's master the case worker exam. (14th ed.) (361.3 Peterson) (4U)

Fred Rafilson: Master the firefighter exam. (16th ed.) (628.925 Rafilson) (4U)


Peterson’s four-year colleges, 2014. (Ref 378 Peterson)


Ann Aguirre: Enclave. (4U)

Harlan Coben: Shelter. (A Mickey Bolitar novel) (4U)

Harlan Coben: Seconds away. (A Mickey Bolitar novel) (4U)

Caroline B. Cooney: Janie face to face. (4U)

Caroline B. Cooney: What Janie found. (4U)

Sarah Dessen: Someone like you. (4U)

Greg Farshtey: Attack of the crocodiles. (LEGO legends of Chima) (4U)

Greg Farshtey: Beware of the wolves. (LEGO legends of Chima) (4U)

Greg Farshtey: Cole: Ninja of earth. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Greg Farshtey: Jay: Ninja of lightning. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Greg Farshtey: Kai: Ninja of fire. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Greg Farshtey: Zane: Ninja of ice. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Neil Gaiman: Neverwhere. (4U)

Colleen Houck: Tiger’s curse. (Tiger’s Curse – Vol. 1) (4U)

Colleen Houck: Tiger’s destiny. (Tiger’s Curse – Vol. 4) (4U)

Colleen Houck: Tiger’s quest. (Tiger’s Curse – Vol. 2) (4U)

Colleen Houck: Tiger’s voyage. (Tiger’s Curse – Vol. 3) (4U)

Daniel Kraus: The eternity curse. (Blood of Eden – Book 2) (4U)

Daniel Kraus: The immortal rules. (Blood of Eden – Book 1) (4U)

Daniel Kraus: Rotters. (4U)

Jaclyn Moriarty: A corner of white. (4U)

James Patterson: The kiss. (Witch & wizard ) (4U)

Veronica Roth: Divergent. (4U)

Veronica Roth: Insurgent. (4U)

Paul Rudnick: Gorgeous. (4U)

Darren Shan: Allies of the night. (Cirque du Freak – Book 8) (4U)

Darren Shan: Hunters of the dusk. (Cirque du Freak – Book 7) (4U)

Darren Shan: Killers of the dawn. (Cirque du Freak – Book 9) (4U)

Darren Shan: The lake of souls. (Cirque du Freak – Book 10) (4U)

Darren Shan: A living nightmare. (Cirque du Freak – Book 1) (4U)

Darren Shan: Lord of the shadows. (Cirque du Freak – Book 11) (4U)

Darren Shan: Sons of destiny. (Cirque du Freak – Book 12) (4U)

Darren Shan: Trials of death. (Cirque du Freak – Book 5) (4U)

Darren Shan: Tunnels of blood. (Cirque du Freak – Book 3) (4U)

Darren Shan: Vampire Mountain. (Cirque du Freak – Book 4) (4U)

Darren Shan: The vampire prince. (Cirque du Freak – Book 6) (4U)

Darren Shan: The vampire’s assistant. (Cirque du Freak – Book 2) (4U)

Obert Skye: Wonkenstein: The creature from my closet. (4U)

Lemony Snicket: Who could that be at this hour? (4U)

R. A. Spratt: The adventures of Nanny Piggins. (4U)

Shaun Tan: The bird king: An artist's notebook. (4U)

Lauren Tarshis: Hurricane Katrina, 2005. (I Survived) (4U)

Lauren Tarshis: I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg, 1863. (I Survived) (4U)

Lauren Tarshis: I survived the San Francisco earthquake, 1906. (I Survived) (4U)

Wendelin Van Draanen: Sammy Keyes and the dead giveaway. (4U)

Wendelin Van Draanen: Sammy Keyes and the wild things. (4U)

Tracey West: The golden weapons. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Tracey West: A ninja’s path. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Tracey West: Rise of the snakes. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Tracey West: Way of the ninja. (LEGO Ninjago, masters of spinjitzu) (4U)

Rick Yancey: The 5 wave. (4U)


Katherine Applegate: The one and only Ivan. (##)

Jerry Spinelli: Hokey pokey. (4U)

Shawn K. Stout: Penelope Crumb. (4U)

Shawn K. Stout: Penelope Crumb never forgets. (4U)

Lauren Tarshis: I survived the attacks of September 11, 2001. (4U)

Sheila Turnage: Three times lucky. (##)

Clare Vanderpool: Navigating early. (4U)

Wendelin Vandraanen: Sammy Keyes and the night of skulls. (4U)

Wendelin Vandraanen: Sammy Keyes and the power of Justice Jack. (4U)

Wendelin Vandraanen: Sammy Keyes and the wedding crasher. (4U)

Ursula Vernon: Dragonbreath. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 1) (4U)

Ursula Vernon: Attack of the ninja frogs. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 2) (4U)

Ursula Vernon: Curse of the were-wiener. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 3) (4U)

Ursula Vernon: Lair of the bat monster. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 4) (4U)

Ursula Vernon: Nightmare of the iguana. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 8) (4U)

Ursula Vernon: No such thing as ghosts. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 5) (4U)

Ursula Vernon: Revenge of the horned bunnies. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 6) (4U)

Ursula Vernon: When fairies go bad. (Dragonbreath – Vol. 7) (4U)


World Book encyclopedia, 2013. (Ref J 030 World) (4U)


Aaron Reynolds: Creepy carrots! (##)