New Arrivals: January 2013

The Modoc County Library has added the following new titles to

its Collection.  Check it out!   

If you would like the list of new titles e-mailed to you each month, please send your e-mail address to or call us at 530-233-6340.  (NOTE: Your e-mail address will not be shared with others.)

NEW TITLES:  January 2013

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


Peter Brandvold: The devil’s laughter.

James David Buchanan: Welcome, suckers. 

Giff Cheshire: Night riders: A western duo.

Steve Frazee: Tower of rocks: A western duo.


Sarah Addison Allen: The peach keeper. (**)

Catherine Anderson: Lucky penny. (A Coulter Family historical novel) (**)

Thomas Fox Averill: Rode. (&&)

P. C. Cast: Betrayed. (A house of night novel – Vol. 2) (**)

P. C. Cast: Chosen. (A house of night novel – Vol. 3) (**) 

P. C. Cast: Hunted. (A house of night novel – Vol. 5) (**)

P. C. Cast: Marked. (A house of night novel – Vol. 1) (**)

P. C. Cast: Untamed. (A house of night novel – Vol. 4) (**)

Lincoln Child: The third gate. (**)

Michael Crichton: Micro. (**)

Clive Cussler: Devil’s gate. (A Kurt Austin adventure) (**)

Gillian Flynn: Gone girl. (&&)

Vince Flynn: The last man. (**)

Tana French: Faithful place. (&&)

W. E. B. Griffin: The spymasters. (A Men at War novel) (**)

Stephen Harrigan: Remember Ben Clayton. (&&)

Joan Johnston: Texas bride. (A Bitter Creek novel) (**)

Anna Keesey: Little century. (&&)

Susan Mallery: Only mine. (A fool’s gold romance) (**)

Kat Martin: Against the law. (The Raines of Wind Canyon) (**)

Rick Mofina: The panic zone. (A Jack Gannon thriller) (**)

Michael Palmer: Oath of office. (**)

Frederick Reiken: Day for night. (**)

J. K. Rowling: The casual vacancy. (**)

Lisa Scottoline: Running from the law. (**)

Lauraine Snelling: Reunion. (**)

Leslie Tentler: Edge of midnight. (The chasing evil trilogy ) (**)

Lisa Unger: Darkness my old friend. (**)

Sherryl Woods: Return to Rose Cottage. (The Rose Cottage sisters) (**)


Christine Barber: The replacement child. (**)

Rita Mae Brown & Sneaky Pie Brown: Cat of the century. (A Mrs. Murphy mystery) (**) 

Barbara Cleverly: The bee’s kiss. (**)

Michael Koryta: The prophet. (XX)

Marcia Muller: Looking for yesterday. (A Sharon McCone mystery) (**)

James Patterson: Private London. (**)

Spencer Quinn: Dog on it. (A Chet and Bernie mystery) (**)

Spencer Quinn: Thereby hangs a tail. (A Chet and Bernie mystery) (**)

Karin Slaughter: Criminal. (**)


Johnny D. Boggs: Legacy of a lawman: A western story. (&&)

Johnny D. Boggs: West Texas kill. (&&)

William W. Johnstone: Sixkiller, U.S. Marshal: Eight hours to die. (**)

Cameron Judd: The long hunt. (&&)

Michael McGarrity: Hard country. (&&)

Dusty Richards: Between hell and Texas. (A Byrnes Family Ranch novel)


Orson Scott Card: Shadows in flight. (&&)


Paul J. Bailo: The essential phone interview handbook. (650.14 Bailo) (&&)

Mark Emery Bolles: What color is your parachute?: Guide to job-hunting online. (6th ed.) (025.06 Bolles) (&&) 

Richard N. Bolles: What color is your parachute?: A practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers. (2013 ed.) (650.14 Bolles) (&&)

Deen Brothers: Y'all come eat. (641.5 Deen) (**)

Paula Deen: Paula Deen celebrates!: Best dishes and best wishes for the best times of your life. (641.568 Deen) (**)

Julie A. Fast: Loving someone with bipolar disorder. (2nd ed.) (616.895 Fast) (&&)

Marci G. Fox: Think confident, be confident for teens: A cognitive therapy guide to overcoming self-doubt and creating unshakable self-esteem. (155.51 Fox) (&&)

Joel Gallant: 100 questions & answers about HIV and AIDS. (616.97 Gallant) (&& 

Robert Graves: The Greek myths. (292.13 Graves) (&&)

Natalie Hale: Down syndrome parenting 101: Must-have advice for making your life easier. (649.15 Hale) (&& 

Marc Hudgeons: The official 2013 blackbook price guide to United States coins. (737 Hudgeons) (&&)

Chris Kyle: American sniper: The autobiography of the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history. (956.70443 Kyle) (**)

Low-fat country cooking. (Taste of Home) (641.5638 Low) (**)

Eileen Kennedy-Moore: Smart parenting for smart kids: Nurturing your child's true potential. (649.155 Kennedy) (&&)

Larry McMurtry: Custer. (973.82 McMurtry) (&&)

The Mayo Clinic breast cancer book. (616.99449 Mayo) (&&)

Kathy Moore: 175 best babycakes cake pop maker recipes. (641.8653 Moore) (&&)

David Rakoff: Half empty. (155.232 Rakoff) (**)

Sarah Herbert Robbins: The everything parent's guide to raising a gifted child: All you need to know to meet your child's emotional, social, and academic needs. (649.155 Robbins) (&&)

Taste of home the new slow cooker: The best recipes for today's one pot meals. (641.5884 Taste) (**)

Joshua Waldman: Job searching with social media for dummies. (650.14 Waldman) (&&)

Claudia Zayfert: When someone you love suffers from posttraumatic stress. (616.8521 Zayfert) (&&)


Marc Hudgeons: The official 2013 blackbook price guide to United States coins. (Ref 737 Hudgeons) (&&) 

Headquarters USA, 2013. (Ref 030 Headquarters)

R. S. Yeoman: Handbook of United States coins, 2013. (70th ed.) (Ref 737 Yeoman) (&&)


Libba Bray: The diviners. (&&)

John Flanagan: The invaders. (Brotherband chronicles -- Book 2) (**)

D. J. MacHale: The merchant of death: Journal of an adventure through time and space. (Pendragon -- Book 1) (&&)


Tamara L. Britton: George Washington: 1st President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.41 Britton) (&&)

Tamara L. Britton: Ronald Reagon: 40th President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.927 Britton) (&&) 

Tamara L. Britton: Theodore Rossevelt: 26th President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.911 Britton) (&&)

Heidi M. D. Elston: John Adams: 2nd President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.44 Elston) (&&)

Heidi M. D. Elston: Thomas Jefferson: 3rd President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.46 Elston) (&&)

Megan M. Gunderson: Franklin D. Roosevelt: 32nd President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.917 Gunderson) (&&)

Megan M. Gunderson: John F. Kennedy: 35th President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.922 Gunderson) (&&)

Caitlin O’Connell: The elephant scientist. (J 599.67 O’Connell) (##)

BreAnn Rumsch: Abraham Lincoln: 16th President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.7 Rumsch) (&&)

Melissa Sweet: Balloons over Broadway: The true story of the puppeteer of Macy's Parade. (J 791.53 Sweet) (##)

Bibi Dumon Tak: Soldier bear. (##)

Annika Thor: The lily pond. (##)

Duncan Tonatiuh: Diego River: His world and ours. (J 920 TONATIUH Tonatiuh) (##)

Ann Turnbull: Greek myths. (J 398.20938 Turnbull) (&&)

Jill C. Wheeler: Barack Obama: 44th President of the United States. (The United States presidents series) (J 973.931 Wheeler) (&&)


The world almanac for kids, 2013. (Ref J 030 World) (&&)


Jon Klassen: I want my hat back. (##)

Paul Meisel: See me run. (##)

Jane O’Connor: Fancy Nancy and the mermaid ballet. (**)

Chris Raschka: A ball for Daisy. (##)

John Rocco: Backout. (##)

James Skofield: Detective dinosaur. (XX)

Lane Smith: Grandpa Green. (##)

Carrie Weston: Charlie goes camping: Little campers need a really big friend. (XX)

Mo Willems: I broke my trunk! (##)


Josh Schneider: Tales for very picky eaters. (##)


Patrick McDonnell: Me…Jane. (E 590.92 McDonnell) (##)


The adventures of Little Brown Bear. (DVD Animated Adventures) (**) 

Along came Polly. (Ben Stiller & Jennifer Aniston) (DVD Comedy Along) (**)

Are we there yet? (Ice Cube & Nia Long) (DVD Comedy Are) (**)

The best exotic Marigold Hotel. (Judi Dench & Bill Nighy) (DVD Drama Best) (**)

Captain Ron. (Kurt Russell & Martin Short) (DVD Comedy Captain) (**)

Contraband. (Mark Wahlberg & Kate Beckinsale) (DVD ActionAdv Contraband) (**)

Cowboy. (Glenn Ford & Jack Lemmon) (DVD Western Cowboy) (**)

Cracker: Series three. (Robbie Coltrane) (DVD MysSusp Cracker) (**)

Creation. (Paul Bettany & Jennifer Connelly) (DVD Drama Creation) (**)

The crimson rivers. (Jean Reno & Vicent Cassel) (DVD Drama Crimson) (**)

Drive. (Ryan Gosling & Carey Mulligan) (DVD Drama Drive) (**)

Fair game. (Naomi Watts & Sean Penn) (DVD Drama Fair) (**)

Family collector's set. (Red Fury: William Jordan & Katherine Cannon -- Against a crooked sky: Richard Boone & Stewart Petersen -- Seven alone: Dewey Martin & Aldo Ray) (DVD Drama Family) (**)

Get low. (Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek & Bill Murray) (DVD Drama Get) (**)

The great yokai war. (Kamiki Ryunosuke, Kondo Masaomi.) (DVD Foreign Japanese Great) (**)

Harry and the Hendersons. (John Lithgow & Melinda Dillon) (DVD Comedy Harry) (**)

Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets. (Daniel Radcliffe & Emma Watson) (DVD YA FIC Harry) (**)

The informant! (Matt Damon & Melanie Lynskey) (DVD Comedy Informant) (**)

The juror. (Demi Moore & Alec Baldwin) (DVD Drama Juror) (**)

KidSongs­: A day at the beach. (Kidsongs Kids) (DVD J 782.42 KidSongs) (**)

The last station. (Anne-Marie Duff & Christopher Plummer) (DVD Drama Last) (**)

Lie to me: Season 1. (Tim Roth & Kelli Williams) (DVD Drama Lie) (**)

The naked gun. (Leslie Nielsen & Priscilla Presley) (DVD Comedy Naked) (**)

NASCAR ultimate DVD collection: Chase for the championship 2005­. (DVD 796.72 NASCAR) (**)

Never been kissed. (Drew Barrymore & David Arquette) (DVD Comedy Never) (**)

Pick your spot pilates. (Ellen Barrett) (DVD 613.71 Pick) (**)

The recruit. (Al Pacino & Colin Farrell) (DVD Drama Recruit) (**)

Save the tiger. (Jack Lemmon & Jack Gilford) (DVD Drama Save) (**)

The Simpsons: Complete first season. (Voices of Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner…) (DVD Comedy Simpson) (**)

The Simpsons: The complete second season­. (Voices of Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner…) (DVD Comedy Simpson) (**)

Surrogates. (Bruce Willis & Radha Mitchell) (DVD SF Surrogates) (**)

Vietnam soldiers’ story: Invisible enemy. (Narrated by Jack Smith) (DVD 959.7 Vietnam) (**)

Your love never fails. (Elisa Donovan, Brad Lowe & John Schneider (DVD Drama Your) (**)



Eleanor Brown: The weird sister. (TLKB CD Fic Brown) (**)

Andrew Gross: The dark tide. (TLKB CD Mys Gross) (**)

Faye Kellerman: Blind man's bluff. (A Decker and Lazarus novel) (TLKB CD Mys Kellerman) (**)

James Patterson: Kill Alex Cross. (TLKB CD Mys Patterson) (**)

Philip Pullman: Count Karlstein. (TLKB CD J FIC Pullman) (**)

Danielle Steel: Hotel Vendome. (TLKB CD Fic Steel) (&&)

Nick Trout: Love is the best medicine­: What two dogs taught one veterinarian about hope, humility, and everyday miracles. (TLKB CD 636.7 Trout) (**)


Road trip: #130, North east corner. (Huell Howser) (VC 917.942 Road) (**)