New Arrivals: May 2013

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

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NEW TITLES:  May 2013

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


Alex Berenson: The secret soldier. (**)

Elizabeth Berg: Once upon a time, there was you. (**)

John Grisham: Calico Joe. (**)

Lisa Jackson: You don’t want to know. (**)

Iris Johansen: Taking Eve. (An Eve Duncan novel) (**)

Kathleen Kent: The wolves of Andover. (**)

Fern Michaels: Betrayal. (**)

Linda Lael Miller: A Creed in Stone Creek. (**)

J. R. Moehringer: Sutton. (**)

Christopher Nicholson: The elephant keeper. (**)

Sharon Short: My one square inch of Alaska. (**)

Whitley Strieber: 2012: The war for souls. (**)

Jennifer Weiner: Certain girls. (**)

Lori Wick: Whispers of moonlight. (Rocky Mountain memories) (**)

Dick Wolf: The intercept: A Jeremy Fisk novel. (**)


Donald Bain: Margaret Truman's Experiment in murder: A capital crimes novel. (**)

C. J. Box: Breaking point. (A Joe Pickett novel) (**)

Tony Broadbent: Spectres in the smoke. (**)

Laurie R. King: The moor. (**)

Anne Perry: Midnight at Marble Arch. (A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt novel) (**)


Debra Lee Baldwin: Succulent container gardens: Design eye-catching displays with 350 easy-care plants. (635.9525 Baldwin) (**)

Rhoda Blumberg: The great American gold rush. (979.404 Blumberg) (XX)

Aimee Carpenter: Endless sparkles: 12 crystal components unlimited jewelry designs. (745.5942 Carpenter) (**)

John Fox: Poetic medicine: The healing art of poem-making. (808.1 Fox) (**)

Alex Grey: The mission of art. (759.13 Grey) (**)

Jerome Hines: Great singers on great singing. (782 Hines) (**)

Peter Menzel: Hungry planet: What the world eats. (641.3 Menzel) (XX)

Michael Moss: Salt, sugar, fat: How the food giants hooked us. (613.2 Moss) (XX)

Gregg Olsen: A twisted faith: A minister's obsession and the murder that destroyed a church. (364.1523 Olsen) (**)

Michael Pollan: Cooked: A natural history of transformation. (641.5 Pollan) (XX)

Rachael Ray: Just in time! All-new 30-minutes meals, plus super-fast 15-minute meals and slow-it down 60-minute meals. (641.555 Ray) (**)

Bernard J. Reid: Overland to California with the Pioneer Line: The gold rush diary of Bernard J. Reid. (978.02 Reid) (XX)

Leonard L. Richards: The California Gold Rush and the coming of the Civil War. (979.404 Richards) (XX)

Mary Roach: Gulp: Adventures on the alimentary canal. (612.3 Roach) (XX)

Rooted in barbarous soil: People, culture, and community in Gold Rush California. (979.404 Rooted) (XX)

Linda Segar: Creating unforgettable characters. (808.2 Seger) (**)

Linda Seger: Making a good script great. (3rd ed.) (808.2 Seger) (**)

Clement Wood: Webster's New World rhyming dictionary. (428 Wood) (**)


Lincoln Peirce: Big Nate flips out. (XX)


Arnold Lobel: Owl at home. (XX)


Sanja Rescek: Twinkle, twinkle, little star. (E 398.8 Rescek) (XX)


Alien. (Tom Skerritt & Sigourney Weaver) (DVD SF Alien) (**)

The benchwarmers. (Rob Schneider & David Spade) (DVD Comedy Benchwarmers) (**)

The box. (Cameron Diaz & James Marsden) (DVD SF Box) (**)

Brothers. (Tobey Maguire & Jake Gyllenhaal) (DVD Drama Brothers) (**)

The exorcism of Emily Rose. (Laura Linney & Tom Wilkinson) (DVD Horror Exorcism) (**)

Forces of nature. (Sandra Bullock & Ben Affleck) (DVD Comedy Forces) (**)

Fritz the cat. (DVD Comedy Fritz) (**)

Frost Nixon. (Richard Nixon & David Frost) (DVD Drama Frost) (**)

Goldfinger. (Sean Connery & Honor Blackman) (DVD Bond Goldfinger) (**)

Knight and day. (Tom Cruise & Cameron Diaz) (DVD ActionAdv Knight) (**)

Legion. (Charles S. Dutton & Dennis Quaid) (DVD Horror Legion) (**)

Safe. (Jason Statham & Catherine Chan) (DVD Drama Safe) (**)

The spy who loved me. (Roger Moore & Barbara Bach) (DVD Bond Spy) (**)

The tailor of Panama. (Pierce Brosnan, Geoffrey Rush & Jamie Lee Curtis) (DVD Drama Tailor) (**)

They were expendable. (Robert Montgomery & John Wayne) (DVD Drama They) (**)

Titus. (Anthony Hopkins & Jessica Lange) (DVD Drama Titus) (**)

Two bits and Pepper. (Joe Piscopo & Lauren Eckstrom) (DVD J Fic Two) (**)


David Baldacci: Zero. (TLKB CD Mys Sandford) (**)

Sandra Brown: Sweet anger. (TLKB CD Fic Brown) (**)

Larry Niven: Destroyer of worlds. (TLKB CD Fic Niven) (**)

James Patterson: Double cross. (TLKB CD Mys Patterson) (**)

John Sandford: Rules of prey. (TLKB CD Mys Sandford) (**)