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November 2014

The Martian

by Weir, Andy

Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there.

The Narrow Road to the Deep North

by Flanagan, Richard

August, 1943: Australian surgeon Dorrigo Evans is haunted by his affair with his uncle's young wife two years earlier. His life, in a brutal Japanese POW camp on the Thai-Burma Death Railway, is a daily struggle to save the men under his command.

The Peripheral

by Gibson, William

William Gibson returns with his first novel since 2010's New York Times-bestselling Zero History. Where Flynne and her brother, Burton, live, jobs outside the drug business are rare.

The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

by Morris, Edmund

This is Morris's highly acclaimed account of Theodore Roosevelt's life, encompassing the years from Roosevelt's birth to his service in the White House. He was one of our most vibrant presidents; his image still haunts our past and our present.

The Slow Regard of Silent Things

by Rothfuss, Patrick

Deep below the University, there is a dark place. Few people know of it: a broken web of ancient passageways and abandoned rooms.

This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage

by Patchett, Ann

The New York Times bestselling author of State of Wonder, Run, and Bel Canto creates a resonant portrait of a life in this collection of writings on love, friendship, work, and art.

True Love

by Lopez, Jennifer

In Jennifer Lopez's first ever book, True Love, she explores one of her life's most defining periods--the transformative two-year journey of how, as an artist and a mother, she confronted her greatest challenges, identified her biggest fears, and ultimately emerged a stronger person than she's ever been.

Undeniable: Evolution And The Science Of Creation

by Nye, Bill and Powell, Corey S.

Sparked by a controversial debate in February 2014, Bill Nye has set off on an energetic campaign to spread awareness of evolution and the powerful way it shapes our lives. With infectious enthusiasm, Bill Nye shows that evolution is much more than a rebuttal to creationism; it is an essential way to understand how nature works--and to change the world. It might also help you get a date on a Saturday night.

Watch Me

by Huston, Anjelica

Picking up where A Story Lately Told leaves off, when Anjelica Huston is 22 years old, Watch Me chronicles her glamorous and eventful Hollywood years.

Watch Me

by Huston, Anjelica

Following her "extraordinary" (Vanity Fair), "evocative" (The New York Times), "magically beautiful" (The Boston Globe), "gorgeously written" (O, The Oprah Magazine) coming-of-age memoir, Academy Award-winning actress Anjelica Huston writes about

Wyoming Strong

by Palmer, Diana

New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author DIANA PALMER returns with a fiery new couple!

Yes Please

by Poehler, Amy

In a perfect world . . .We'd get to hang out with Amy Poehler, watching dumb movies, listening to music, and swapping tales about our coworkers and difficult childhoods.

Yours for Christmas

by Mallery, Susan

Step out of the winter chill and into the warmth of Fool's Gold, California, the charming small-town setting for a new holiday novella from New York Times bestselling author Susan MalleryFamous former NFL stars don't date single working moms like

October 2014

A Man Called Intrepid: The Incredible True Story of the Master Spy Who Helped Win World War II

by Stevenson, William

The classic real-life story of the superspy whose vast intelligence network helped defeat the Nazis in World War II.A Man Called Intrepid is the account of the world's first integrated intelligence operation and of its master, William Stephenson.

A Path Appears

by Kristof, Nicholas D. and Wudunn, Sheryl

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad--a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D.

Addicted: A Novel

by Zane

The New York Times bestseller Adapted into a major motion picture distributed through Lionsgate From the Queen of Erotica, Addicted tells the provocative story of one married woman's struggle to deal with the fall-out of her forbidden desires.

American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U. S. Military History

by Defelice, Jim and Kyle, Chris and Mcewen, Scott

A celebration of the remarkable life and legacy of fallen American hero Chris Kyle This commemorative memorial edition of Kyle's bestselling memoir features the full text of American Sniper, plus more than eighty pages of remembrances by those

An Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11-year-old Panhandler, a Busy Sales Executive, and an Unlikely Meeting with Destiny

by Tresniowski, Alex and Schroff, Laura

"Excuse me lady, do you have any spare change? I am hungry."When I heard him, I didn't really hear him. His words were part of the clatter, like a car horn or someone yelling for a cab.

Bad Feminist

by Gay, Roxane

One of our most indispensable writers . . . on everything that matters and an inspiring call-to-arms of all the ways we still need to do better.

Being Mortal : Medicine and What Matters in the End

by Gawande, Atul

Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infectious disease from harrowing to manageable. But in the inevitable condition of aging and death, the goals of medicine seem too frequently to run counter to the interest of the human spirit. In Being Mortal, bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.

Being Mortal : Medicine and What Matters in the End

by Gawande, Atul

Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infectious disease from harrowing to manageable. But in the inevitable condition of aging and death, the goals of medicine seem too frequently to run counter to the interest of the human spirit. In Being Mortal, bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.

Bones Never Lie

by Reichs, Kathy

Temperance "Tempe" Brennan faces down the demons of her past in the seventeenth thriller in Kathy Reichs's phenomenally successful Bones series.Unexpectedly called in to the Charlotte PD's Cold Case Unit, Dr.

Bones Never Lie

by Reichs, Kathy

The evidence is irrefutable: In sixteen New York Times bestsellers over the course of as many years, Kathy Reichs has proven herself "a genius at building suspense" (New York Daily News).

Burn

by Patterson, James and Ledwidge, Michael

Detective Michael Bennett finally returns to New York City--and to the most unsettling, horrific case of his career.At last, Detective Michael Bennett and his family are coming home to New York City.

Capote

by Clarke, Gerald

One of the strongest fiction writers of his generation, Truman Capote became a literary star while still in his teens. His most phenomenal successes include Breakfast at Tiffany's; In Cold Blood; and Other Voices, Other Rooms.

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