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  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Cameraperson (Not Rated) A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife; an intimate family moment at home with the director: Kirsten ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Breathless by Beverly Jenkins As manager of one of the finest hotels in Arizona Territory, Portia Carmichael has respect and stability—qualities sorely missing from her harsh childhood. She ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation by Randall Fuller Throughout its history America has been torn in two by debates over ideals and beliefs. Randall ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. American Honey (Rated R) In order to escape her dead-end life in Oklahoma, an 18-year-old named Star (Sasha Lane) joins a crew of young salespeople who are hawking magazine subscriptions across the ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Florence Foster Jenkins (Rated PG-13) Set in 1940s New York, Florence Foster Jenkins is the true story of the legendary New York heiress and socialite (Meryl Streep) who obsessively pursued her dream ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion by Paul Bloom We often think of our capacity to experience the suffering of others as the ultimate source of goodness. Many of our wisest ...

    By Cristella