December’s New Items


Title: “Pirate Latitudes”
By: Michael Chrichton
Type: Adult Fiction

Summary: “The Caribbean, 1665. Pirate Captain Charles Hunter, with backing from a powerful ally, assembles a crew of ruffians to take the Spanish galleon, “El Trinidad,” guarded by the bloodthirsty Cazalla, a favorite commander of the Spanish king himself.”

Title: “Lady Almina and the Real Downtown Abbey”
By: The Countess of Carnarvon
Type: Adult Non-Fiction

Summary: “Examines the life of Lady Almina, the fifth Countess of Carnarvon, and the events in Highclere Castle during the First World War.


Title: “The Queen of Zombie Hearts, The White Rabbit Chronicles Book 3”
By: Gena Showalter
Type: Young Adult Fiction

Summary: “I have a plan. We’ll either destroy them for good, or they’ll destroy us. Either way, only one of us is walking away. In the stunning conclusion to the wildly popular White Rabbit Chronicles, Alice “Ali” Bell thinks the worst is behind her. She’s ready to take the next step with boyfriend Cole Holland, the leader of the zombie slayersuntil Anima Industries, the agency controlling the zombies, launches a sneak attack, killing four of her friends. It’s then she realizes that humans can be more dangerous than monstersand the worst has only begun. As the surviving slayers prepare for war, Ali discovers she, too, can control the zombiesand she isn’t the girl she thought she was. She’s connected to the woman responsible for killingand turningCole’s mother. How can their relationship endure? As secrets come to light, and more slayers are taken or killed, Ali will fight harder than ever to bring down Animaeven sacrificing her own life for those she loves.” — Amazon.

Title: “The Iron Trial, Book 1 Magisterium”
By: Holly Black, Cassandra Clare
Type: Juvenile Fiction

Summary: “Warned away from magic all of his life, Callum endeavors to fail the trials that would admit him to the Magisterium only to be drawn into its ranks against his will and forced to confront dark elements from his past.”


Title: “Stomper the Elephant”
By: Chase Anderson
Type: Easy Fiction

Summary: “Meet an elephant named Stomper and his silly school friends as they run through waterfalls at recess, play banana dodge ball, and head on an adventure through the jungle to find a red-eyed tree frog for their class pet. They must decode cryptic directions to find their way through a bamboo forest, avoid thorny bushes, and cross a brown mushy swamp to reach their final destination and find their red-eyed tree frog. Come and join them in the fun!”


Full List:

Title Author Location
Apprentice In Death J. D. Robb AF Robb
Ducks in a Row Lori Haskins Houran Easy Houran
What Does the Fox Say Ylvis Easy Ylvis
Stomper the Elephant Chase Anderson Easy Anderson
Last Stop on Market Street Matt De La Pena Easy Pena
Night School Lee Child AF Child
Hero, Book 3 in Homecoming Series R.A. Salvatore YA Salvatore
The Iron Trial, Book 1 Magisterium Holly Black EF Black
The Copper Gauntlet, Book 2 Magisterium Holly Black EF Black
The Bronze Key, Book 3 Magisterium Holly Black EF Black
The Last Road Home Danny Johnson AF Johnson
This Was a Man, Clifton Chronicles Jeffrey Archer AF Archer
Library of Souls, Book 3 of Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children Ransom Riggs YA Riggs
Let it Snow YA Let
The Magnolia Story Chip and Joanna Gaines 791.45 Gaines
Rebel Heart, Dust Lands Book 2 Moira Young YA Young
Raging Star, Dust Lands Book 3 Moira Young YA Young
Blood Red Road, Dust Lands Book 1 Moira Young YA Young
The Hotter You Burn, The Original Heartbreakers Gena Showalter AF Showalter
The Harder You Fall, The Original Heartbreakers Gena Showalter AF Showalter
Alice In Zombieland, The White Rabbit Chronicles Book 1 Gena Showalter YA Showalter
The Mistletoe Secret Richard Paul Evans AF Evans
The Sleeping Beauty Killer, An Under Suspicion Novel Book 3 Mary Higgins Clark AF Clark
Odessa Sea, A Dirk Pitt Novel Clive Cussler AF Cussler
A Mad Zombie Party, The White Rabbit Chronicles Book 4 Gena Showalter YA Showalter
The Butterfly Cabinet Bernie McGill LP AF McGill
The Eleventh Victim Nancy Grace AF Grace
Pirate Latitudes Michael Crichton AF Crichton
The Summer Before the War Helen Simonson LP AF Simonson
Harsh Prey Joe Stephens AF Stephens
Lady Almina and the Real Downtown Abbey The Countess of Carnarvon 942.2 Carnarvon
The Heart of Hell Mitch Weiss 940.54 Weiss
Cross The Line James Patterson AF Patterson
I’ll Take You There Wally Lamb AF Lamb
The Queen of Zombie Hearts, The White Rabbit Chronicles Book 3 Gena Showalter YA Showalter
Chaos Patricia Cornwell AF Cornwell
Turbo Twenty-Three, Stephanie Plum Book 23 Janet Evanovich AF Evanovich
No Man’s Land David Baldacci AF Baldacci
The Heist Janet Evanovich Audio Fic Evanovich
The Mayan Secrets Clive Cussler Audio Fic Cussler
W is for Wasted Sue Grafton Audio Fic Grafton
Inferno Dan Brown Audio Fic Brown
Silencing Eve Iris Johansen Audio Fic Johansen
Six Years Harlan Coben Audio Fic Coben
Dust Patricia Cornwell Audio Fic Cornwell
Deadline Sandra Brown Audio Fic Brown
Doctor Sleep Stephen King Audio Fic King
The Striker Clive Cussler Audio Fic Cussler
In the Name of Honor Richard North Patterson AF Patterson
Exile Richard North Patterson AF Patterson
Prince Lestat and the Realms of Arlantis Anne Rice AF Rice
The Whole Town’s Talking Fannie Flagg AF FLagg
When All The Girls Have Gone Jayne Ann Krentz AF Krentz
Past Perfect Danielle Steel AF Steel


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