New Books from April 2019

 

Fiction 

Redemption
Redemption 
By Baldacci, David
2019-04 - Grand Central Publishing
9781538761410 Check Our Catalog

Detective Amos Decker discovers that a mistake he made as a rookie detective may have led to deadly consequences in the latest Memory Man thriller in David Baldacci's #1 New York Times bestselling series.

Decker is visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by a man named Meryl Hawkins. Hawkins is a convicted murderer. In fact, he's the very first …More

Before We Were Wicked
Before We Were Wicked 
By Dickey, Eric Jerome
2019-04 - Dutton Books
9781524744038 Check Our Catalog

New York Times bestselling author Eric Jerome Dickey reveals how one chance meeting can change everything in this engrossing, sexy tale of star-crossed lust.

They say the love of money is the root of all evil, but for Ken Swift, it's the love of a woman.

Ken is twenty-one, hurting people for cash to try to pay his way through college, when he lays eyes on Jimi Lee, the woman …More

The Mister
The Mister 
By James, E.L.
2019-04 - Vintage
9781984898326 Check Our Catalog

The passionate new romance from E L James, author of the phenomenal #1 bestselling Fifty Shades Trilogy

London, 2019. Life has been easy for Maxim Trevelyan. With his good looks, aristocratic connections, and money, he's never had to work and he's rarely slept alone. But all that changes when tragedy strikes and Maxim inherits his family's noble title, wealth, and …More

Lost Roses
Lost Roses 
By Kelly, Martha Hall
2019-04 - Ballantine Books
9781524796372 Check Our Catalog

The million-copy bestseller Lilac Girls introduced the real-life heroine Caroline Ferriday. Now Lost Roses, set a generation earlier and also inspired by true events, features Caroline's mother, Eliza, and follows three equally indomitable women from St. Petersburg to Paris under the shadow of World War I.

"Not only a brilliant historical tale, but a love song to all …More

Miracle Creek
Miracle Creek 
By Kim, Angie
2019-04 - Sarah Crichton Books
9780374156022 Check Our Catalog

 

A thrilling debut novel for fans of Liane Moriarty and Celeste Ng about how far we'll go to protect our families--and our deepest secrets

 

My husband asked me to lie. Not a big lie. He probably didn't even consider it a lie, and neither did I, at first . . .

In rural Virginia, Young and Pak Yoo run an experimental medical treatment device …More

Nonfiction 

A Human's Guide to Machine Intelligence: How Algorithms Are Shaping Our Lives and What We Can Do to Control Them
A Human's Guide to Machine Intelligence: How Algorithms Are Shaping Our Lives and What We Can Do to Control Them 
By Hosanagar, Kartik
2019-03 - Viking
9780525560883 Check Our Catalog

A Wharton professor and tech entrepreneur examines how algorithms and artificial intelligence are starting to run every aspect of our lives, and how we can shape the way they impact us

Through the technology embedded in almost every major tech platform and every web-enabled device, algorithms and the artificial intelligence that underlies them make a staggering number of everyday …More

The Atlas of Happiness
The Atlas of Happiness 
By Russell, Helen
2019-04 - Running Press Adult
9780762467877 Check Our Catalog

 

A fun, illustrated guide that takes us around the world, discovering the secrets to happiness. Author Helen Russell (The Year of Living Danishly) uncovers the fascinating ways that different nations search for happiness in their lives, and what they can teach us about our own quest for meaning. This charming and diverse assortment of …More

When One Religion Isn't Enough: Hinjews, Buddhist-Christians, and Other Spiritually Fluid People
When One Religion Isn't Enough: Hinjews, Buddhist-Christians, and Other Spiritually Fluid People 
By Bidwell, Duane R.
2018-11 - Beacon Press
9780807091241 Check Our Catalog

An exploration into the lives of people who embrace two or more religious traditions, and what this growing community tells us about change in our society

Named a best book of 2018 by Library Journal

In the United States, we often assume religious and spiritual identity are pure, static, and singular. But some people regularly cross religious boundaries. These …More

Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive 
By Land, Stephanie
Foreword by Ehrenreich, Barbara
2019-01 - Hachette Books
9780316505116 Check Our Catalog

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

 

Evicted meets Nickel and Dimed in Stephanie Land's memoir about working as a maid, a beautiful and gritty exploration of poverty in America. Includes a foreword by Barbara Ehrenreich. 

 

At 28, Stephanie Land's plans of breaking free from the roots of her hometown in …More

The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World
The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World 
By Brusatte, Stephen
2018-04 - William Morrow & Company
9780062490421 Check Our Catalog

 

"THE ULTIMATE DINOSAUR BIOGRAPHY," hails Scientific American A thrilling new history of the age of dinosaurs, from one of our finest young scientists.

New York Times Bestseller - Goodreads Choice Awards WINNER

A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: Smithsonian, NPR Science Friday, The …More

 

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