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  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Abundance: Narrative Essays Old and New by Annie Dillard A writer who never seems tired, who has never plodded her way through a page or sentence, Dillard can only be enjoyed by a wide-awake ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think About Art, Pleasure, Beauty, and Truth by A.O. Scott Few could explain, let alone seek out, a career in criticism. Yet what A.O. Scott shows in Better ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Even Dogs in the Wild by Ian Rankin Detective Inspector Siobhan Clarke is feeling the heat. She's investigating the death of a senior government prosecutor, David Minton, who has friends in high ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. City of Thorns: Nine Lives in the World's Largest Refugee Camp by Ben Rawlence Situated hundreds of miles from any other settlement, deep within the inhospitable desert of northern Kenya where ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. The Guest Room by Chris Bohjalian When Kristin Chapman agrees to let her husband, Richard, host his brother’s bachelor party, she expects a certain amount of debauchery. She brings their young ...

    By Cristella

  • Here's a sampling of our new nonfiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold. Amy (Rated R) Amy presents the story of British singer and songwriter Amy Winehouse, whose 2006 album Back to Black catapulted her to widespread fame and critical acclaim. Intense media scrutiny ...

    By Cristella