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These titles represent the many books enjoyed by participants of Ames Public Library’s “Book Buzz@Your Library” adult reading program.


Books marked as “NEW Fiction” and “NEW Non-Fiction” are new as of December 2008. If you can’t find one of these books in the New Arrivals section, try the Fiction or Non-Fiction collection.


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

New Fiction (New as of December 2008)


Strike Zone by Kate Angell (New ANG)



Summer Snow by Nicole Baart (New BAA)

Peace by Richard Bausch (New BAU)

The Day I Ate Whatever I Wanted by Elizabeth Berg (New BER)

Overnight Male by Elizabeth Bevarly (New BEV)

Peak Performance by Helen Brenna (New BRE)

Allison’s Journey by Wanda Brunstetter (New BRU Bri V4)



Queen of Babble Gets Hitched by Meg Cabot (New CAB)

The Duchess and the Dragon by Jamie Carie (New CAR)

The Winding Ways Quilt by Jennifer Chiaverini (New CHI)

Now and Always by Lori Copeland (New COP)

TailSpin by Catherine Coulter (New COU)

Plague Ship by Clive Cussler (New CUS)



Undead and Unworthy by MaryJanice Davidson (New DAV)



To Wed a Wicked Prince by Jane Feather (New FEA)



Cheating at Solitaire by Jane Haddam (New HAD)

Blood Noir by Laurell K. Hamilton (New HAM)

Mothers of the Year by Lori Handeland, Rebecca Winters,
and Anna DeStefano (New HAN)

Secrets of a Shoe Addict by Beth Harbison (New HAR)

Wagered Heart by Robin Lee Hatcher (New HAT)



Odd Hours by Dean Koontz (New KOO)



Web of Destiny by Al Lacy (New LAC Kan V2)

Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri (New LAH)

The Forbidden by Beverly Lewis (New LEW Cou V2)

Perfect Family by Pam Lewis (New LEW)

Germ by Robert Liparulo (New LIP)

Love’s Denial by Tamela Hancock Murray (New LP MUR)



Twenty Wishes by Debbie Macomber (New MAC)

Secrets of the Hollywood Girls Club by Maggie Marr (New MAR)

Dial M for Mischief by Kasey Michaels (New MIC)

Where Are You Now? by Mary Higgins Clark (New MYS CLA)

Beyond a Doubt by Colleen Coble (New MYS COB Roc V1)

Master of the Delta by Thomas Cook (New MYS COO)

Vineyard Chill by Philip Craig (New MYS CRA)

Chasing Darkness by Robert Crais (New MYS CRA)

Fearless Fourteen by Janet Evanovich (New MYS EVA)

Quicksand by Iris Johansen (New MYS JOH)

The Girl of His Dreams by Donna Leon (New MYS LEO)

The Miracle at Speedy Motors by Alexander McCall Smith

Sundays at Tiffany’s by James Patterson (New MYS PAT)

Phantom Prey by John Sandford (New MYS SAN)

Clubbed to Death by Elaine Viets (New MYS VIE)

Dawn Patrol by Don Winslow (New MYS WIN)



Illegal Action by Stella Rimington (New RIM)

The Hollow by Nora Roberts (New ROB)

Tribute by Nora Roberts (New ROB)



Acheron by Sherrilyn Kenyon (New SF KEN)

Standing Still by Kelly Simmons (New SIM)

Rogue by Danielle Steel (New STE)

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (New STE)

Balancing Act by Kimberly Stuart (New STU)

Bottom Line by Kimberly Stuart (New STU Hei V2)

Don’t Hex with Texas by Shanna Swendson (New SWE)



Black Out by Lisa Unger (New UNG)



Without a Backward Glance by Kate Veitch (New VEI)



Certain Girls by Jennifer Weiner (New WEI)

Chasing Harry Winston by Lauren Weisberger (New WEI)

Breath by Tim Winton (New WIN)



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