Thursday, March 11, 2010

New Books and Videos – March 2010

American Fantastic Tales: Terror and the Uncanny from Poe to the Pulps.
Ed. Peter Straub. New York: The Library of America, 2009. (PS648 .F3 A44 2009 v.1)

American Fantastic Tales: Terror and the Uncanny from the 1940s to Now. Ed. Peter Straub. New York: The Library of America, 2009. (PS648 .F3 A44 2009 v.2)

Bechdel, Alison. Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic. Boston: Mariner Books, 2007. (PN6727 .B3757 Z46 2007)

Boyle, T. C. Wild Child and Other Stories. New York: Viking, 2010. (PS3552 .O957 W53 2010)

Campbell, Howard. Drug War Zone: Frontline Dispatches from the Streets of El Paso and Juarez. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2009. (HV5831 .M46 C36 2009)

Cheever, John. Complete Novels. New York: The Library of America, 2009. (PS3505 .H6428 2009)

Clark, Susanna. Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell: A Novel. New York: Bloomsbury, 2004. (PR6103 .L375 J65 2004)

Collins, Francis S. The Language of Life: DNA and the Revolution in Personalized Medicine. New York: Harper, 2010. (RB155.65 .C65 2010)

Cooke, Darwyn. Richard Stark’s Parker, the Hunter: A Graphic Novel. San Diego: IDW Publishing, 2009. (PN6727 .C588 H86 2009)

Crowley, John. Novelties & Souvenirs: Collected Short Fiction. New York: Harper Perennial, 2004. (PS3553 .R597 N58 2004)

Diaz, Junot. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao: A Novel. New York: Riverhead Books, 2007. (PS3554 .I259 B75 2007)

Dick, Philip K. VALIS and Later Novels. New York: The Library of America, 2009. (PS3554 .I3 A6 2009)

Eisenberg, Deborah. Twilight of the Superheroes: Stories. New York: Picador, 2007. (PS3555 .I793 T87 2007)

Eisner, Will. Graphic Storytelling and Visual Narrative: Principles and Practices from the Legendary Cartoonist. New York: W. W. Norton, 2008. (PN6710 .E57 2008)

Eliot, Lise. Pink Brain Blue Brain: How Small Differences Grow into Troublesom Gaps—and What We Can Do About It. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2009. (QP81.5 .E45 2009)

Fingeroth, Danny. The Rough Guide to Graphic Novels. London: Rough Guides, 2008. (PN6710 .F56 2008)

Franzen, Jonathan. The Corrections: A Novel. New York: Picador, 2002. (PS3556 .R352 C67 2002)

Gaiman, Neil. American Gods: A Novel. New York: Harper Perennial, 2003. (PR6057 .A319 A84 2003)

---. Anansi Boys. New York: Harper Torch, 2005. (PR6057 .A319 A85 2005)

---. Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders. New York: Harper Perennial, 2007. (PR6057 .A319 F73 2007)

---. Neverwhere: A Novel. New York: Harper Perennial, 2003. (PR6057 .A319 N48 2003)

Geary, Rick. The Saga of the Bloody Benders. A Treasury of Victorian Murder. New York: NBM Publishing, 2007. (HV6533 .K3 G43 2007)

---. The Mystery of Mary Rogers. A Treasury of Victorian Murder. New York: NBM Publishing, 2001. (HV6534 .N5 G42 2001)

Glass, Charles. Americans in Paris: Life & Death under Nazi Occupation. New York: Penguin, 2010. (DC718 .A44 G53 2010)

Gold, Glen David. Carter Beats the Devil: A Novel. New York: Hyperion, 2001. (PS3607 .O43 C37 2001)

Goldsmith, Francisca. The Readers’ Advisory Guide to Graphic Novels. Chicago: American Library Association, 2010. (Z692 .G7 G655 2010)

Gravett, Paul. Graphic Novels: Everything You Need to Know. New York: Collins Design, 2005. (PN6710 .G738 2005)

Gray, Francine du Plessix. Them: A Memoir of Parents. New York: Penguin, 2006. (CT275 .I15 G73 2006)

Harris, Mark. Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood. New York: Penguin, 2009. (PN1993.5 .U6 H37 2009)

Heilemann, John, and Mark Halperin. Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime. New York: Harper, 2010. (JK526 2008 .H45 2010)

Hill, Joe. 20th Century Ghosts. New York: Harper, 2007. (PS3608 .I4342 A15 2007)

Insana, Ron. How to Make a Fortune from the Biggest Bailout in U.S. History: A Guide to the 7 Greatest Bargains from Main Street to Wall Street. New York: Avery, 2009. (HG4521 .I343 2009)

Johnson, Marilyn. This Book is Overdue!: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All. New York: Harper, 2010. (Z682 .J65 2010)

Kannenberg, Gene, Jr. 500 Essential Graphic Novels: The Ultimate Guide. New York: Collins Design, 2008. (PN6710 .K35 2008)

Klosterman, Chuck. Fargo Rock City: A Heavy Metal Odyssey in Rural South Dakota. New York: Scribner, 2002. (ML3918 .R63 K56 2002)

Laffer, Arthur B., and Stephen Moore. Return to Prosperity: How America Can Regain Its Economic Superpower Status. New York: Threshold Editions, 2010. (HC106.84 .L34 2010)

Lanchester, John. I. O. U.: Why Everyone Owes Everyone and No One Can Pay. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2010. (HB3722 .L35 2010)

Lassner, Jacob, and Michael Bonner. Islam in the Middle Ages: The Origins and Shaping of Classical Islamic Civilization. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2010. (DS36.85 .L37 2010)

Lattin, Don. The Harvard Psychedelic Club: How Timothy Leary, Ram Dass, Huston Smith, and Andrew Weil Killed the Fifties and Ushered in a New Age for America. New York: HarperOne, 2010. (BF209 .H34 L38 2010)

Legal and Ethical Issues: To Know, To Reason, To Act. Ed. Dana Bjarnason and Michele A. Carter. Nursing Clinics of North America. Philadelphia: Saunders, 2009. (RT1 .N77 2009 v.44:4)

Link, Kelly. Magic for Beginners. New York: Harvest Books, 2006. (PS3612 .I553 M34 2006)

McDermott, Patrice. Who Needs to Know?: The State of Public Access to Federal Government
Information. Lanham, MD: Bernan Press, 2007. (KF5753 .M33 2007)

Mazzucchelli, David. Asterios Polyp. New York: Pantheon Books, 2009. (PN6727 .M2476 A77 2009)

Menaker, Daniel. A Good Talk: The Story and Skill of Conversation. New York: Twelve, 2010. (P95.45 .M46 2010)

Menn, Joseph. Fatal System Error: The Hunt for the New Crime Lords Who are Bringing Down the Internet. New York: Public Affairs, 2010. (HV6773 .M46 2010)

Munro, Alice. Runaway: Stories. New York: Vintage International, 2005. (PR9199.3 .M8 R86 2005)

Naisbitt, John, and Doris Naisbitt. China’s Megatrends: The 8 Pillars of a New Society. New York: Harper Business, 2010. (HC427.95 .N35 2010)

Nance, Malcolm. An End to Al-Qaeda: Destroying bin Laden’s Jihad and Restoring America’s Honor. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2010. (HV6433 .M52 Q333 2010)

Paskal, Cleo. Global Warring: How Environmental, Economic and Political Crises Will Redraw the World Map. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. (JC319 .P325 2010)

Patchett, Ann. Bel Canto: A Novel. New York: Harper Perennial, 2005. (PS3566 .A7756 B4 2005)

Richmond, Simon. The Rough Guide to Anime: Japan’s Finest from Ghibli to Gankutsuo. London: Rough Guides, 2009. (NC1766 .J3 R53 2009)

Robinson, Alex. Box Office Poison. Marietta, GA: Top Shelf Productions, 2005. (PN6727 .R583 B6 2005)

Robinson, Marilynne. The Death of Adam: Essays on Modern Thought. New York: Picador, 1998. (E169.12 .R583 1998)

---. Gilead: A Novel. New York: Picador, 2004. (PS3568 .O3125 G55 2004)

---. Home: A Novel. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2008. (PS3568 .O3125 H58 2008)

---. Housekeeping: A Novel. New York: Picador, 2004. (PS3568 .O3125 H6 2004)

---. Mother Country: Britain, the Welfare State and Nuclear Pollution. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. (TK9360 .R65 1989)

The Rough Guide to World Music: Europe, Asia & Pacific. 3rd ed. Comp. and ed. Simon Broughton, Mark Ellingham, and John Lusk. London: Rough Guides, 2009. (ML102 .W67 W67 2009)

Satrapi, Marjane. The Complete Persepolis. New York: Pantheon Books, 2007. (PN6747 .S245 P4713 2007)

Saunders, George. Pastoralia: Stories and a Novella. New York: Riverhead Books, 2001. (PS3569 .A7897 E53 2001)

Schenkar, Joan. The Talented Miss Highsmith: The Secret Life and Serious Art of Patricia Highsmith. New York: St. Martin’s, 2009. (PS3558 .I366 Z87 2009)

Segal, Lore. Shakespeare’s Kitchen: Stories. New York: The New Press, 2007. (PS3569 .E425 S47 2007)

Simmons, Dan. The Terror: A Novel. New York: Little, Brown & Co., 2007. (PS3569 .I47292 T47 2007)

Smith, Richard J. Negotiating Environment and Science: An Insider’s View of International Agreements, From Driftnets to the Space Station. Washington, D.C.: RFF Press, 2009. (K3585 .S62 2009)

Statistical Abstract of the United States 2010: The National Data Book. 129th ed. Lanham, MD: Bernan Press, 1010. (REF HA202 .A1 2010)

Stiglitz, Joseph E. Freefall: America, Free Markets, and the Shrinking of the World Economy. New York: W. W. Norton, 2010. (HB3722 .S842 2010)

Thompson, Craig. Blankets: An Illustrated Novel. Marietta, GA: Top Shelf Productions, 2003. (PN6727 .T48 B58 2003)

Updike, John. My Father’s Tears and Other Stories. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. (PS3571 .P4 M9 2009)

Walker, David M. Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility. New York: Random House, 2010. (HJ275 .W235 2010)

Wallis, Jim. Rediscovering Values: On Wall Street, Main Street, and Your Street: A Moral Compass for the New Economy. New York: Howard Books, 2010. (HF5387 .W24 2010)

Whitmire, Richard. Why Boys Fail: Saving Our Sons from an Educational System That’s Leaving Them Behind. New York: AMACOM, 2010. (LB1065 .W49 2010)

Williams, Robin. The Non-Designer’s Design Book: Design and Typographic Principles for the Visual Novice. 3rd ed. Berkeley: PeachPit Press, 2008. (Z246 .W634 2008)

Woolf, Jenny. The Mystery of Lewis Carroll: Discovering the Whimsical, Thoughtful, and Sometimes Lonely Man Who Created ‘Alice in Wonderland’. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2010. (PR4612 .W66 2010)

Wrong, Michela. It’s Our Turn to Eat: The Story of a Kenyan Whistle-Blower. New York: Harper, 2009. (JQ2947 .A56 C69 2009)

Yadao, Jason S. The Rough Guide to Manga. London: Rough Guides, 2009. (PN6790 .J3 Y33 2009)

Yoo, John. Crisis and Command: The History of Executive Power from George Washington to George W. Bush. New York: Kaplan, 2009. (KF5053 .Y66 2009)

McNaughton Books

Andrews, V. C. The Heavenstone Secrets. New York: Pocket Books, 2010. (FIC ANDRE)

Bauer, Belinda. Blacklands: A Novel. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2010. (FIC BAUER)

Bennett, Robert Jackson. Mr. Shivers: A Novel. New York: Orbit Books, 2010. (FIC BENNE)

Burdett, John. The Godfather of Kathmandu: A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. (FIC BURDE)

Bynum, Laura. Veracity: A Novel. New York: Pocket Books, 2010. (FIC BYNUM)

Dow, David R. The Autobiography of an Execution. New York: Twelve, 2010. (NONFIC DOW)

Hall, James W. Silencer: A Novel. New York: Minotaur Books, 2010. (FIC HALL)

Hamilton, Steve. The Lock Artist: A Novel. New York: Minotaur, 2009. (FIC HAMIL)

Hill, Joe. Horns: A Novel. New York: William Morrow, 2010. (FIC HILL)

Mercer, Ken. Slow Fire: A Crime Novel. New York: Minotaur Books, 2010. (FIC MERCE)

Null, Gary, et al. Death by Medicine. Mount Jackson, VA: Praktikos Books, 2010. (NONFIC NULL)

Rankin, Ian. Doors Open: A Novel. New York: Little, Brown, 2010. (FIC RANKI)

Simmons, Dan. Black Hills: A Novel. New York: Little, Brown, 2010. (FIC SIMMO)

Smith, Rick, and Bruce Lourie. Slow Death by Rubber Duck: The Secret Danger of Everyday Things. Berkeley: Counterpoint, 2009. (NONFIC SMITH)

Willis, Connie. Blackout: A Novel. New York: Ballantine Books, 2010. (FIC WILLI)

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