by Dee Hare, Librarian
New titles that have recently arrived at theBooneville library include:
In Airtight by David Rosenfelt, New Jersey police officer Luke Somers is recognized as a public hero after he is forced to shoot the chief suspect in the murder investigation of a high-profile judge. Afterwards, Luke’s own brother is targeted by the suspect’s vengeful older brother, who insists that his brother was innocent.
Touch and Go by Lisa Gardner finds investigator Tessa Leone racing against time when Justin and Libby Denbe and their beautiful fifteen year old daughter disappear. Tessa must delve deep into this perfect family’s past and expose their darkest secrets to figure out who would want to kidnap them. (This title is also available in large print.)
Nano by Robin Cook is the story of Pia Grazdani, a medical student who decides to take a year off from her studies after her mentor is murdered. Pia takes a job with a nanotechnology institute in the Rockies, where she discover both promising medical treatments and illicit testing methods covered up by a culture of paranoia and secrets. (This title is also available in large print.)
A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Brent is the first entry in a new fantasy series by Marie Brennan. It follows the tales of a bookish young woman whose passion for knowledge and learning defy the stifling conventions of her world as it leads her to revolutionary new understandings about dragons.
In Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People, psychologists Mahzarin Banaji and Anthony Greenwald present the argument that prejudice toward others is often an unconscious part of the human psyche. The book discusses the science behind biased feelings and shares guidelines for identifying and learning from your hidden prejudices.
New audio books include The Husband List by Janet Evanovich and Dorien Kelly, Killing Kennedy and Killing Lincoln by Bill O’Reilly, Diary of a Mad Fat Girl and Happily Madder After by Stephanie McAfee and First Prophet by Kay Hooper.
We look forward to seeing everyone soon at the library.