New Arrivals: December 2012

The Modoc County Library has added the following new titles to

its Collection.  Check it out!   

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NEW TITLES:  December 2012

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


Barbara Taylor Bradford: Playing the game. (&&)

Kathleen Eagle: More than a miracle. (&&)

Vince Flynn: American assassin. (&&)

Tess Gerritsen: The silent girl. (A Rizzoli & Isles novel) (&&)

Iris Johansen: Shadow zone. (&&)

Alexander McCall Smith: Corduroy mansions. (&&)

Alexander McCall Smith: The dog who came in from the cold. (&&)

Jacquelyn Mitchard: Second nature: A love story. (&&)

Jodi Picoult: Sing you home. (&&)

Sherryl Woods: Michael’s discovery. (&&)


Michael Connelly: The black box. (&&)

John Sandford: Bad blood. (&&)


William W. Johnstone: A lone star Christmas.


Randy Alcorn: Courageous. (&&)

David Baldacci: The forgotten. (&&)

David Baldacci: The innocent. (&&)

Robyn Carr: My kind of Christmas. (A Virgin River novel) (**)

Janet Evanovich: Wicked business. (A Lizzy and Diesel novel) (&&)

Tom Franklin: Hell at the breech. (**)

Juliana Gray: A Gentleman never tells. (&&)

Juliana Gray: A lady never lies. (&&)

James W. Hall: Blackwater sound. (**)

Kristin Hannah: Home front. (&&)

Beth Harbison: Always something there to remind me. (&&)

Joshilyn Jackson: The girl who stopped swimming. (**)

Iris Johansen: What doesn’t kill you. (&&)

Jan Karon: The Mitford bedside companion. (**)

Garrison Keillor: Lake Wobegon summer 1956. (**)

Joan Lingard: Encarnita’s journey. (**)

Alice McDermott: After this. (**)

Cody McFadyen: The face of death. (**)

James L. Nelson: The pirate round. (&&)

Jodi Picoult: Lone wolf. (&&)

Nora Roberts: The witness. (&&)

Lisa Scottoline: Come home. (&&)

Daniel Silva: The fallen angel. (&&)

Kate Wilhelm: The good children. (**)

Cindy Woodsmall: When the morning comes. (Sisters of the Quilt – Book 2) (**)


Sarah Andrews: Dead dry. (A mystery featuring forensic geologist Em Hansen) (**)

Sarah Andrews: An eye for gold. (A mystery featuring forensic geologist Em Hansen) (**)

Michael Connelly: The black box. (&&)

Janet Evanovich: Notorious nineteen. (A Stephanie Plum novel) (&&)

Joanne Fluke: Cinnamon Roll murder. (A Hannah Swensen mystery with recipes) (&&)

Lisa Gardner: Catch me. (&&)

Carolyn Haines: Bonefire of the vanities. (A Sarah Booth Delaney mystery) (**)

Charlaine Harris: Deadlock. (A Sookie Stackhouse novel) (&&)

Joan Hess: Deader homes and gardens. (A Claire Malloy mystery) (&&)

Laurie R. King: The beekeeper’s apprentice. (A Mary Russell novel) (XX)

Laurie R. King: A grave talent. (A Kate Martinelli mystery) (XX)

Laurie R. King: Folly. (XX)

Laurie R. King: The game. (A Mary Russell novel) (XX)

Laurie R. King: Keeping watch. (XX)

Laurie R. King: Night work. (A Kate Martinelli mystery) (XX)

Laurie R. King: O Jerusalem. (A Mary Russell novel) (XX)

Laurie R. King: Pirate king. (A Mary Russell novel) (XX)

Laurie R. King: To play the fool. (A Kate Martinelli mystery) (XX)

Laurie R. King: With child. (A Kate Martinelli mystery) (XX)

Naomi Klein: No logo. (XX)

Dennis Lehane: Moonlight mile. (&&)

Jim Lehrer: No certain rest. (**)

Shirley Rousseau Murphy: Cat bearing gifts. (A Joe Grey mystery) (XX)

James Patterson: Merry Christmas, Alex Cross. (**)

J. D. Robb: Celebrity in death. (&&)


Matt Braun: Lords of the land. (**)

Richard S. Wheeler: The first dance. (A Barnaby Skye novel) (&&)

Willard Wyman: High country. (**)


Elizabeth Moon: Against the odds.

Leigh Richards: Califia’s daughters: In the dark aftermath of the 21st century…(XX)


Gordon Brown: Beyond the crash: Overcoming the first crisis in globalization. (330.9 Brown) (**)

Charles Duhigg: The power of habit: Why we do what we do in life and business. (158.1 Duhuigg. (&&)

Carol Field: Focaccia: Simple breads from the Italian oven. (641.815 Field) (**)

Naomi Klein: Fences and windows: Dispatches from the front lines of the globalization debate. (337 Klein) (XX)

Naomi Klein: The shock doctrine: The rise of disaster capitalism. (310.122 Klein) (XX)

Mike Linderman: The teen whisperer: How to break through the silence and secrecy of teenage life. (649.15 Linderman) (**)

Mayo Clinic guide to a healthy pregnancy. (618.24 Mayo) (&&)

Mayo Clinic guide to your baby’s first year. (49.122 Mayo) (&&)

Kent Meyers: The witness of combines. (977.6 Meyers) (&&)

Museum of Modern Art: Still moving: The film and media collections of the Museum of Modern Art. (791.43 Museum) (**)

Nate Silver: The signal and the noise: Why so many predictions fail but some don’t. (519.542 Silver) (&&)

Vijay Vad: Stop pain: Inflammation relief for an active life. (616.0472 Vad) (**)

Isabel Wilkerson: The warmth of other suns: The epic story of America’s great migration. (304.80973 Wilkerson) (&&)


The world almanac and book of facts, 2013. (Ref 030 World) (&&)


Eoin Colfer: Airman.

Eoin Colfer: The supernaturalist. (&&)


Guinness world records, 2013. (YA 031 Guinness) (&&)


Margaret Peterson Haddix: Sent. (The Missing – Book 2) (&&)

Jeff Kinney: Diary of a wimpy kid: The third wheel. (&&)

Rick Riordan: The mark of Athena. (The heroes of Olympus – Book 3) (&&)


The classic Christmas treasury for children. (J 808.8 Classics) (**)


Judi Barrett: Santa from Cincinnati. (&&)

Alison Jay: Christmastime. (&&)


Nevada Barr: The rope. (An Anna Pigeon novel) (TLKB CD Mys Barr) (&&)

Lee Child: A wanted man. (A Jack Reacher novel) (TLKB CD Fic Child) (&&)

Clive Cussler: The race. (An Isaac Bell adventure) (TLKB CD Fic Cussler) (&&)

Clive Cussler: The thief. (An Isaac Bell adventure) (TLKB CD Fic Cussler) (&&)

Clive Cussler: The tombs. (A Fargo adventure) (TLKB CD Fic Cussler) (&&)

Tess Gerritsen: Last to die. (Rizzoli and Isles) (TLKB CD Fic Gerritsen) (&&)

Iris Johansen: Close your eyes. (TLKB CD Fic Johansen) (&&) 

Stephen King: 11/22/63. (TLKB CD Fic King) (&&)

Karen Kingsbury: Coming home. (TLKB CD Fic Kingsbury) (&&)

Louis L’Amour: The Mountain Valley War. (TLKB CD Wes L’Amour) (&&)

Erik Larson: In the garden of beasts. (TLKB CD 943.086 Larson) (&&)

James Patterson: 11th hour. (Women’s Murder Club) (TLKB CD Mys Patterson) (&&)

James Patterson. NYPD red. (TLKB CD Mys Patterson) (&&)

Kathy Reichs: Bones are forever. (TLKB CD Mys Reichs) (&&)

John Sandford: Buried prey. (TLKB CD Mys Sandford) (&&)