Friday, April 22, 2016

Audiobooks Available at the Brigham City Library

Audiobooks: Not Enough Time To Read? Listen To A New Book!

Fire Touched
Fire Touched
By Briggs, Patricia
Read by King, Lorelei
2016-03 - Brilliance Audio
9781455820115 CHECK CATALOG

Mercy Thompson has been hailed as a heroine who continues to grow and yet always remains true to herself. * Now she's back, and she'll soon discover that when the fae stalk the human world, it's the children who suffer.
Tensions between the fae and humans are coming to a head. And when coyote shapeshifter Mercy and her Alpha werewolf mate, Adam, are called upon to stop a rampaging troll, …More


Manners & Mutiny
Manners & Mutiny
By Carriger, Gail
2015-11 - Hachette Book Group USA
9781478961857 CHECK CATALOG

The final book in Gail Carriger's steampunk YA adventure series about a finishing school for young spies.
When a dastardly Pickleman plot comes to fruition, only Sophronia can save her friends, her school, and all of London but at what cost? Our proper young heroine puts her training and skills to the test in this highly anticipated conclusion of the rousing, intriguing, and "always" polished …More


Chasing the Dime
Chasing the Dime
By Connelly, Michael
Read by Davis, Jonathan
2016-03 - Little Brown and Company
9781478908036 CHECK CATALOG
The phone messages waiting for Henry Pierce clearly aren't for him: "Where is Lilly? This is her number. It's on the site." Pierce has just moved into a new apartment, and he's been "chasing the dime"--doing all it takes so his company comes out first with a scientific breakthrough worth millions. But he can't get the messages for Lilly out of his head. As Pierce tries to help a woman he has never …More


The Gangster
The Gangster
By Cussler, Clive
Author Scott, Justin
Read by Brick, Scott
2016-03 - Penguin Audiobooks
9780147525116 CHECK CATALOG
Isaac Bell is back in this thrilling new novel from the #1"New York Times" bestselling grand master of adventure Clive Cussler.

It is 1906, and in New York City, the Italian crime group known as the Black Hand is on a spree: kidnapping, extortion, arson. Detective Isaac Bell of the Van Dorn Agency is hired to form a special Black Hand Squad, but the gangsters appear to be everywhere so
…More


The Steel Kiss
The Steel Kiss
By Deaver, Jeffery
Read by Ballerini, Edoardo
2016-03 - Grand Central Publishing
9781478906612 CHECK CATALOG
"New York Times" bestselling author Jeffery Deaver returns with his next blockbuster thriller featuring forensic detective Lincoln Rhyme.

Amelia Sachs is hot on the trail of a killer. She's chasing him through a department store in Brooklyn when an escalator malfunctions. The stairs give way, with one man horribly mangled by the gears. Sachs is forced to let her quarry escape as she
…More


His Right Hand
His Right Hand
By Harrison, Mette Ivie
2015-12 - Soho Crime
9781616956103 CHECK CATALOG
In the follow-up to the controversial and critically acclaimed mystery"The Bishop's Wife, "Mormon housewife Linda Wallheim finds herself ruffling feathers in Draper, Utah, as she assists a murder investigation that is being derailed by transphobia within the LDS community.

In Draper, Utah, a tight-knit Mormon community is thrown into upheaval when their ward's second counselor one of
…More


Breakdown
Breakdown
By Kellerman, Jonathan
Read by Rubinstein, John
2016-02 - Random House Audio Publishing Group
9780804194280 CHECK CATALOG
"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER Jonathan Kellerman has been universally hailed as the master of psychological suspense, and the blockbuster new thriller featuring Alex Delaware and Milo Sturgis confirms his status as today's preeminent practitioner of saber-sharp storytelling.

Psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware meets beautiful and emotionally fragile TV actress Zelda Chase when called upon to
…More


A Heart Revealed
A Heart Revealed
By Kilpack, Josi S.
Read by Campbell, Cassandra
2016-04 - Shadow Mountain
9781629721408 CHECK CATALOG
Amber Marie Sterlington, the Rage of the Season in Regency-era London, has her pick of men, and she knows what she wants most in a husband: a title and a fortune. Why would she ever marry for something as fickle as love? And why would she ever look twice at Thomas Richards, a third son of a country lord?

But when Amber's social standing is threatened, the character of her future
…More


Lord Fenton's Folly
Lord Fenton's Folly
By Kilpack, Josi S.
Read by Campbell, Cassandra
2016-04 - Shadow Mountain
9781629721415 CHECK CATALOG
Lord Fenton is a gambler, a dandy, and a flirt and he must marry or else he will be disinherited, stripped of his wealth and his position. He chooses Alice Stanbridge for two simple reasons: he once knew her as a young girl, and she is the least objectionable option available to him.

However, Alice has harbored feelings for Fenton since their first meeting ten years ago, and she
…More


Innocence
Innocence
By Koontz, Dean R.
Read by Andrews, MacLeod
2015-12 - Brilliance Audio
9781480542730 CHECK CATALOG

He lives in solitude beneath the city, an exile from society, which will destroy him if he is ever seen.
She dwells in seclusion, a fugitive from enemies who will do her harm if she is ever found.
But the bond between them runs deeper than the tragedies that have scarred their lives. Something more than chance and nothing less than destiny has brought them together in a world whose hour …More


House Odds
House Odds
By Lawson, Mike
Read by Barrett, Joe
2013-07 - Blackstone Audiobooks
9781482923995 CHECK CATALOG
"House Odds" gives you a look at the sordid underbelly of Washington politics where you will meet crooked politicians, evil gangsters and violent fixers mixed into a clever, original, fast moving and unpredictable plot. …More


The Revolving Door of Life
The Revolving Door of Life
By McCall Smith, Alexander
2016-02 - Anchor Books
9781101971918 CHECK CATALOG
Excitement abounds when the revolving door of life brings fresh faces and hilarious new developments to the residents of 44 Scotland Street.

Things are looking up for seven-year-old Bertie Pollock. The arrival of his spirited grandmother and the absence of his meddlesome mother who is currently running a book club in a Bedouin harem (don't ask) bring unforeseen blessings: no
…More


Disney Lands
Disney Lands
By Pearson, Ridley
2015-03 - Disney-Hyperion
9781423184317 CHECK CATALOG
With the defeat of the Overtakers behind them, the five teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers should be celebrating. By all accounts they saved Disneyland from certain destruction. Why then did their mentor leave one last puzzle for them to decipher? The Keepers must solve a puzzle of the past, or be crushed under an evil that makes the Overtakers seem like gentle souls. …More


Kingdom Keepers: The Return Book Two Legacy of Secrets
Kingdom Keepers: The Return Book Two Legacy of Secrets
By Pearson, Ridley
Read by Andrews, MacLeod
2016-03 - Brilliance Audio
9781511325387 CHECK CATALOG

Disneyland, Opening Day, 1955.
When five present-day teenagers known as the Kingdom Keepers find themselves thrown into a past that would make anyone envious, things don't exactly work out the way they'd hoped. Finn, Charlene, Maybeck, Willa, and Philby open a door into a place and a time when the legend of the Disney parks is just starting. They are there, in 1955, to retrieve Walt Disney's …More


The Paid Companion
The Paid Companion
By Quick, Amanda
Read by Page, Michael
2012-04 - Brilliance Corporation
9781455897537 CHECK CATALOG
A New York Times Bestseller
The Earl of St. Merryn needs a woman. His intentions are purely practical - he simply wants someone sensible and suitably lovely to pose as his betrothed for a few weeks among polite society. He has his own agenda to pursue, and a false fiancee will keep the husband-hunters at bay while he goes about his business. The simplest solution is to hire a paid …More


Redshirts
Redshirts
By Scalzi, John
Performed by Wheaton, Wil
2013-06 - Brilliance Corporation
9781469298276 CHECK CATALOG
Ensign Andrew Dahl has just been assigned to the ship Intrepid, flagship of the Universal Union since the year 2456. Then Andrew stumbles on information that completely transforms understanding of what the starship really is and offers them a crazy chance to save it. …More


Property of a Noblewoman
Property of a Noblewoman
By Steel, Danielle
Read by Miller, Dan John
2016-03 - Brilliance Audio
9781455833337 CHECK CATALOG

In Danielle Steel's thrilling novel, a woman's legacy shaped by tragedy, fortitude, and undying devotion transforms lives and hearts long after she is gone, and fulfills at last her most precious bequest.
Faded photographs of a glamorous couple in postwar Europe. Old letters hinting of tragic loss. And a breathtaking array of magnificent jewelry, spectacular stones in exquisite settings. …More


Scandalous Behavior
Scandalous Behavior
By Woods, Stuart
Read by Roberts, Tony
2016-01 - Penguin Audiobooks
9781611764581 CHECK CATALOG
Stone Barrington is back, in fine form, in the newest thriller from the #1 "New York Times" bestselling author.

After a series of nonstop adventures, Stone Barrington is eager for some peace and quiet in a rustic British setting. But no sooner does he land in England than he's beset by an outrageous demand from a beautiful lady, and an offer he can't refuse.

Unfortunately,
…More

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Home Cooked

Home Cooked

Sue Hill

4 Stars

April 20, 2016

Home Cooked: Essential Recipes for a New Way to Cook is an invigorating take on good food and time spent in the kitchen. In today's world where most people and families would prefer to make something quickly and move on to life's next need, these recipes force you to slow down, hang out in the kitchen and even think ahead. The book highlights the importance of good quality ingredients which is often a step skipped in many cook books today. While some of the recipes may take time to prepare, the results and the reward are in the flavors. Having cooked with Anya many times I can speak to her authentic connection to the land, the ingredients, and the joy that can come from these amazing recipes! Hint- try the Buttermilk Pie on page 270 and you will be hooked!
  • price:

    $35.00

  • isbn:

    978-1-60774-840-3

  • release:

    Apr 5th, 2016

  • format

    Hardcover

  • category:

    Cooking - Regional & Ethnic - American - California Style


Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Publisher Event at the Brigham City Library

Publisher Event
Presented by
Lisa Mangum & Shadow Mountain

Now Hiring:
What Publishers Are Looking for in New Authors

@ the Brigham City Library, 26 E. Forest St. 
Tuesday, 19 April 2016, 7 p.m. 

Shadow Mountain Publishing specializes in fiction for children and teens as well as romance, mystery, and general fiction for adults. They also publish inspirational nonfiction and a handful of biographies and seasonal titles. Mangum's presentation will highlight the four things we look for in a new author: Creativity, Vision, Flexibility, and Passion.

Lisa Mangum has loved and worked with books ever since elementary school, when she volunteered at the school library during recess. Her first paying job was shelving books at the Sandy Library. She worked for five years at Waldenbooks while she attended the University of Utah, graduating with honors with a degree in English. An avid reader of all genres, she has worked in the publishing department for Deseret Book since 1997. Besides books, Lisa loves movies, sunsets, spending time with her family, trips to Disneyland, and vanilla ice cream topped with fresh raspberries. She is the acquisitions editor at Shadow Mountain and author of The Hourglass Door Trilogy and After Hello. Lisa lives in Taylorsville with her husband, Tracy.

A book signing will follow.
Books may be purchased at this event.

For more information please call Elizabeth, 435-723-5850.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

NEW AUDIOBOOKS AT BRIGHAM PUBLIC LIBRARY

Audiobooks: Not Enough Time To Read? Listen To A New Book!

The Art of War
The Art of War
By Coonts, Stephen
Read by Dove, Eric G.
2016-02 - Brilliance Audio
9781480514904 CHECK CATALOG

The Chinese dragon is flexing its muscles. As its military begins to prey on neighbors in the South China Sea, attacking fishing vessels and scheming to seize natural resources, the US goes on high alert. But a far more ominous danger lurks closer to home: a Chinese sleeper cell has planted a nuclear weapon in the harbor at Norfolk, Virginia, the biggest naval base on the planet. The target: a …More


Brotherhood in Death
Brotherhood in Death
By Robb, J. D.
Read by Ericksen, Susan
2016-02 - Brilliance Audio
9781480593213 CHECK CATALOG

The next novel featuring Lieutenant Eve Dallas from #1 "New York Times" bestselling author J.D. Robb
"Sometimes "brotherhood" is just another word for conspiracy "
Dennis Mira just had two unpleasant surprises. First he learned that his cousin Edward was secretly meeting with a real estate agent about their late grandfather's magnificent West Village brownstone, despite the promise they …More


But I Trusted You
But I Trusted You
By Rule, Ann
2009-11 - Pocket Books
9781416542230 CHECK CATALOG
This 14th volume of "New York Times"-bestselling author Rule's True Crime Files series features a chilling collection of real cases where unsuspecting victims have suffered violent crimes--at the hands of a spouse, lover, family member, or a helpful stranger. of photos. Original. …More


Cast in Shadow
Cast in Shadow
By Sagara West, Michelle
2005-08 - Luna Books
9780373802364 CHECK CATALOG
It's been seven years since Kaylin fled the crime-riddled streets of Nightshade, knowing that something was after her. Now Kaylin is unwittingly thrown back into her past--a past she would rather forget, full of questions, danger, and even death. …More


Catch You Later, Traitor
Catch You Later, Traitor
By Avi
Author Avi, N/A
2015-03 - Algonquin Young Readers
9781616203597 CHECK CATALOG
Awards:
Edgar Allan Poe Awards (2016)

Brooklyn, New York, 1951. Twelve-year-old Pete Collison is a regular kid who loves Sam Spade detective books and radio crime dramas, but when an FBI agent shows up at Pete's doorstep accusing his father of being a Communist, Pete finds himself caught in a real-life mystery. Could there really be Commies in Pete's family? At the same time, Pete's class turns against him, thanks to similar rumors …More


A Cold Treachery
A Cold Treachery
By Todd, Charles
2005-08 - Bantam
9780553586619 CHECK CATALOG
Charles Todd returns to the world of Scotland Yard's Inspector Ian Rutledge in a series that the "New York Times Book Review called "harrowing psychological drama" and the "Washington Post Book World hailed as "among the most intelligent and affecting being written these days." This time the embattled Inspector has met his match hunting a brutal killer across a frozen hell and the one witness who …More


Cop Town
Cop Town
By Slaughter, Karin
2014-06 - Blackstone Audiobooks
9781483002118 CHECK CATALOG

The critically acclaimed and "New York Times" bestselling master of suspense delivers her first stand-alone novel, a thrilling tale of crime and struggle set in Atlanta in the mid-1970s.
Atlanta, 1974. It's Kate Murphy's first day on the job, and the Atlanta Police Department is seething after the murder of an officer. Before the day has barely begun, she already suspects she's not cut out to …More


The Demon Lover
The Demon Lover
By Dark, Juliet
2011-12 - Ballantine Books
9780345510082 CHECK CATALOG
Callie has a demon lover--an incubus--and he will seduce her, pleasure her, and eventually suck the very life from her. Then she makes another startling discovery. As the tenured witches of the college and the resident fairies in the surrounding woods prepare to cast out the incubus, Callie must accomplish something infinitely more difficult--banishing this demon lover from her heart. …More


Don't Look Behind You and Other True Cases
Don't Look Behind You and Other True Cases
By Rule, Ann
2011-11 - Pocket Books
9781451641080 CHECK CATALOG
This 15th volume in #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author Rule's series of true crime paperback originals focuses on stories of people in danger, sometimes from strangers and sometimes from the people they know and love. The main story, "North to Alaska," features a tangled web of two families and some sensational detective work 30 years after a murder. Original. (True Crime/Espionage) …More


Forever and Forever: The Courtship of Henry Longfellow and Fanny Appleton
Forever and Forever: The Courtship of Henry Longfellow and Fanny Appleton
By Kilpack, Josi S.
Read by Campbell, Cassandra
2016-04 - Shadow Mountain
9781629722078 CHECK CATALOG
It's 1836, and nineteen-year-old Fanny Appleton, a privileged daughter of a wealthy, upper-class Boston industrialist, is touring Europe with her family. Like many girls of her day, she enjoys the fine clothes, food, and company of the elite social circles. But unlike her peers, Fanny is also drawn to education, literature, and more intellectual pursuits.Published author and poet Henry Wadsworth …More