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NEW Fiction, Mysteries, and Science Fiction & Fantasy: A-M | MYS | N-Z
Fiction: A-D | E-L | M-Z
Mysteries: A-G | H-Z

NEW Non-Fiction

  (New as of September 2007)

If I Am Missing or Dead by Janine Latus (New 362.8292 LAT) **

How Doctors Think by Jerome Groopman (New 610 GRO) **

Just a Guy: Notes from a Blue Collar Life by Bill Engvall
   (New 920 ENGVALL, B.) **

Summer at Tiffany by Marjorie Hart (New 920 HART, M.) *

Straight Up and Dirty: A Memoir by Stephanie Klein
   (New 920 KLEIN, S.) *

Shoot the Widow: Adventures of a Biographer in Search of Her
by Meryle Secrest (New 920 SECREST, M.) *

Can I Keep My Jersey?: 11 Teams, 5 Countries, and 4 Years in My
   Life as a Basketball Vagabond
by Paul Shirley
   (New 920 SHIRLEY, P.) **

The Assault on Reason by Al Gore (New 973.931 GOR) **



Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
   (153.44 GLA) *

Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's
   Greatest Lesson
by Mitch Albom (155.937 ALB) **

Out of the Flames: The Remarkable Story of Michael Servetus and
   One of the Rarest Books in the World
by Lawrence & Nancy Goldstone (273.6 GOL) **

The Heart of a Family: Searching America for New Traditions that
   Fulfill Us
by Meg Cox (306.85 COX) **

Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Fight Terrorism and Build
   Nations– One School at a Time

   by Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin (371.822 MOR) **

Eat, Pray, Love: 108 Tales About One Woman's Search for Pleasure,
   Devotion, and Balance Across Italy, India, and Indonesia

   by Elizabeth Gilbert (910.4 GIL) *

The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir by Bill Bryson
    (920 BRYSON, B.) *

Running with Scissors: A Memoir by Augusten Burroughs
   (920 BURROUGHS, A.) *

The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion (920 DIDION, J.) *

Tisha: The Story of a Young Teacher in the Alaska Wilderness
   by Anne Hobbs (920 HOBBS, A.) **

John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy
   by Evan Thomas (920 JONES, J.) **

I Shouldn't Even Be Doing This: And Other Things that Strike Me as
by Bob Newhart (920 NEWHART, B.) *

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
   by Barack Obama (920 OBAMA, B.) *

I Could Write a Book by Roy Reiman (920 REIMAN, R.) *

Born on a Blue Day: The Gift of an Extraordinary Mind
   by Daniel Tammet (920 TAMMET, D.) **

The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls (920 WALLS, J.) **

Night by Elie Wiesel (920 WIESEL, E.) *

Dean & Me: (A Love Story) by Jerry Lewis & James Kaplan
   (921 LEW) **

1491: New Revelatons of the Americas Before Columbus
   by Charles C. Mann (970.011 MAN) **

Jamestown, The Buried Truth by William M. Kelso (973.21 KEL) *

Postville: A Clash of Cultures in Heartland America
   by Stephen G. Bloom (977.773 BLO) **

The Worst Hard Times: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the
   Great American Dust Bowl
by Timothy Egan (978 EGA) **