Friday, January 6, 2012

New Audiobooks

The Mistaken Masterpiece The Mistaken Masterpiece
By Beil, Michael D.
Read by Ricci, Tai Alexandra
2011-06 - Listening Library
9780307915795 CHECK CATALOG

Sophie, Margaret, Becca, and Leigh Ann are back in an all-new Red Blazer Girls caper. In the third installment, Sophie is nose-to-fist with her arch-rival, Livvy, all while taking care of movie-star Nate Etan's dog, when Father Julian hires the Blazers to help him authenticate a painting. …More
Wrapped Wrapped
By Bradbury, Jennifer
2011-05 - Atheneum Books
9781416990079 CHECK CATALOG

Agnes Wilkins has attracted the attention of one of 19th-century England's most eligible men. When Agnes unwittingly pockets an Egyptian artifact during a mummy unwrapping party, her action sets off a chain of events that bring out dangerous characters--and true love. …More
Vigilante Vigilante
By Cannell, Stephen J.
Performed by Brick, Scott
2011-12 - Brilliance Corporation
9781441893307 CHECK CATALOG

Lita Mendez was a thorn in the LAPD's side. An aggressive police critic and gang activist, she?d filed countless complaints against the department. So when she's found dead in her home, Detective Scully and his partner Hitchens fear the worst: that there's a killer in their ranks.Outside the crime scene, Nixon Nash and his television crew have set up shop. Nash is the charismatic host of a hit reality show called "Vigilante TV," dedicated to beating the cops at their own game: solving murders before they can. Now he has the murder of Lita Mendez in his sights. He presents the detectives with a choice: either join his team, or prepare for a public takedown.But Scully knows that Nash isn't the folk-hero he seems. He will do anything in the name of self-promotion. If a detective got in his way, would he be prepared to kill? In this new novel, Scully will have to risk everything save himself and the job he loves. …More
Locked on Locked on
By Clancy, Tom
With Greaney, Mark
2011-12 - Putnam Adult
9780399157318 CHECK CATALOG

Tom Clancy's All-Star lineup is back. Jack Ryan, his son, Jack Jr., John Clark Ding Chavez and the rest of the Campus team are facing their greatest challenge ever. …More
The Highland Witch The Highland Witch
By Fletcher, Susan
Read by Landor, Rosalyn
2011-11 - Blackstone Audiobooks
9781455117178 CHECK CATALOG

In 1692, Corrag, an orphaned herbalist, is imprisoned in the Scottish highlands, suspected of witchcraft and murder. Awaiting her death, she tells her story to Charles Leslie, an Irish propagandist seeking information to condemn the Protestant King William. …More
Thief of Hearts Thief of Hearts
By Gerritsen, Tess
Performed by Barber, Nicola
2011-08 - Brilliance Corporation
9781441875907 CHECK CATALOG

Reformed cat burglar Clea Rice has witnessed enough crimes to put her on the straight and narrow. But little does she suspect that her search for justice will land her in the arms of wealthy English gentleman Jordan Tavistock. As their attraction grows, so does the danger. Now their biggest concern isna (TM)t whether a proper
gentleman and a cat burglar can find happiness...ita (TM)s whether theya (TM)ll survive long enough to find out.
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Covert Warriors Covert Warriors
By Griffin, W. E. B.
Author Butterworth, William E., IV
2011-12 - G. P. Putnam's Sons
9780399157806 CHECK CATALOG

The thrilling new novel in the #1 "New York Times"- bestselling series.
There's an uneasy and unholy alliance building across the Caribbean. Few in the U.S. government want to believe that a Third World country and its chest-thumping leader could pose a credible threat-but then why are the Chinese helping to train its special forces? Why are the Russians helping to build a nuclear power plant?
Charley Castillo and his men go in to investigate, but they have no idea what they have just gotten themselves into. By the time they finish connecting the dots, they will be on the hit lists of the Kremlin, the Cubans, the Venezuelans, and the drug cartels-and totally out on their own. Whatever happens next, they'll have to do it by themselves. …More
Home Improvement: Undead Edition: All-New Tales of Haunted Home Repair and Surreal Estates Home Improvement: Undead Edition: All-New Tales of Haunted Home Repair and Surreal Estates
By Harris, Charlaine
Editor Kelner, Toni L. P.
Performed by Ronconi, Amanda
2011-08 - Brilliance Audio
9781455820757 CHECK CATALOG

The editors of the New York Times bestselling Death's Excellent Vacation bring home a new collection...with a never-before-published Sookie Stackhouse story! There's nothing like home renovation for finding skeletons in the closet or otherworldly portals in the attic. Now, for any homeowner who's ever wondered, "What's that creaking sound?" or fans of "how to" television who'd like a little unreality mixed in with their reality shows, editors Charlaine Harris and Toni L. P. Kelner return with an all-new collection of the paranormal perils of Do-It-Yourself. Sookie Stackhouse resides in these pages, in a never-before-published story by #1 New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris. And New York Times bestselling authors Patricia Briggs, James Grady, Heather Graham, Melissa Marr, and nine other outstanding writers have constructed more frightening and funny fixer-upper tales guaranteed to shake foundations and rattle readers' pipes. …More
Sookie Stackhouse Companion Sookie Stackhouse Companion
By Harris, Charlaine
2011-08 - Recorded Books
9781449850777 CHECK CATALOG

Fans of Charlaine Harris' #1 New York Times bestselling Sookie Stackhouse novels will find much to enjoy in this companion to the immensely popular series. Included are a never-before-published novella and an exclusive interview with Alan Ball, creator of HBO's True Blood. Sookie herself guides listeners on a behind-the-scenes tour of Bon Temps, a peek at the werewolf and were-panther communities, a glimpse through the racks of her best friend Tara's dress shop, and a look at Merlotte's—the bar where Sookie earns her living. …More
How to Knit a Heart Back Home How to Knit a Heart Back Home
By Herron, Rachael
Read by MacDuffie, Carrington
2011-09 - Blackstone Audiobooks
9781455116607 CHECK CATALOG

Lucy Harrison, a volunteer firefighter, has life under controluntil bad-boy ex-cop Owen Bancroft comes back to town. Thrown together by the discovery of the lost work of a local legend, both must face their fears and decide what they will risk for love. …More
Christmas with Tucker Christmas with Tucker
By Kincaid, Greg
Read by Bramhall, Mark
2010-11 - Blackstone Audiobooks
9781441765642 CHECK CATALOG

In this heartwarming novel, Greg Kincaid, the bestselling author of, revisits the early life of one of that book's protagonists and brings us a holiday tale of redemption, hope and forgiveness. …More
Comfort and Joy Comfort and Joy
By Knight, India
2011-09 - Penguin Books
9780143119814 CHECK CATALOG

If Bridget Jones had two ex-husbands, three children, and invited her entire extended family over for Christmas...
It's December 23, and Clara Dunphy is running around Oxford Street like a chicken with its head cut off trying to pick up "a few last- minute bits and bobs." Despite the frenzy, the twice-divorced mother of three loves Christmas and always wants to make it perfect. A challenge even in the best of times, but particularly when "family" means an extended network of in-laws, out-laws, ex-stepfathers, and hangers-on, totaling sixteen. Is the madness of Christmas really worth it? Clara is a witty, blackly funny everywoman who will win over anyone who has ever longed to shut out the holidays with "a giant martini . . . and some olives." …More
77 Shadow Street 77 Shadow Street
By Koontz, Dean R.
Performed by Berkrot, Peter
2011-12 - Brilliance Corporation
9781441818478 CHECK CATALOG

The Pendleton stands on the summit of Shadow Hill at the highest point of an old heartland city, a Gilded Age palace built in the late 1800s as a tycoon's dream home. Almost from the beginning, its grandeur has been scarred by episodes of madness, suicide, mass murder, and whispers of things far worse. But since its re-christening in the 1970s as a luxury apartment building, the Pendleton has been at peace. But now it has awakened. …More
Holidays in Heck Holidays in Heck
By O'Rourke, P. J.
2011-11 - Atlantic Monthly Press
9780802119858 CHECK CATALOG

O'Rourke embarks on supposedly more comfortable and allegedly less dangerous travels--often with family in tow--which mostly leave him wishing he were under artillery fire again. The result is a hilarious and often moving portrait of life in the fast lane--only this time as a husband and father. 288 pp. …More
Dearly, Departed: A Zombie Novel Dearly, Departed: A Zombie Novel
By Habel, Lia
2011-10 - Del Rey Books
9780345523310 CHECK CATALOG

A teenager in high society, Nora Dearly is far more interested in military history and her country's political unrest than in tea parties and debutante balls. But after her beloved parents die, Nora is left at the mercy of her domineering aunt. For Nora, no fate could be more horrible--until she's nearly kidnapped by an army of walking corpses. 496 pp. 75,000 print. …More
Unleashed Unleashed
By Holder, Nancy
Author Viguie, Debbie
Read by Sands, Tara
2011-11 - Listening Library
9780307942159 CHECK CATALOG

The "New York Times"-bestselling authors of the Wicked series have created an entirely new trilogy with the passion of "Twilight" and the grandeur of "Fallen." The Wolf Springs Chronicles introduces readers to a town of secrets and the new girl who's about to start believing in werewolves. …More
Always a Witch Always a Witch
By MacCullough, Carolyn
2012-08 - Graphia Books
9780547721972 CHECK CATALOG

In the satisfying conclusion to the story begun in "Once a Witch," Tamsin is forced to follow enemy Alistair Knight back to Victorian-era New York in order to save her family, and finds herself at the center of the fray as the evil Knight family and her own square off in a thrilling display of action and magic. …More
The Black The Black
By MacHale, D. J.
Performed by Podehl, Nick
2011-04 - Brilliance Corporation
9781423397809 CHECK CATALOG

Cooper Foley, who has a knack for getting into trouble, ends up in the middleof a border war between the worlds of the living and the dead, trying to findout about the mysterious Morpheus Road. …More
Once a Witch Once a Witch
By MacCullough, Carolyn
2009-09 - Clarion Books
9780547223995 CHECK CATALOG

Tamsin Greene comes from a long line of witches, and she was supposed to be one of the most Talented among them. But Tamsin's magic never showed up. Now seventeen, Tamsin attends boarding school in Manhattan, far from her family. But when a handsome young professor mistakes her for her very Talented sister, Tamsin agrees to find a lost family heirloom for him. The search--and the stranger--will prove to be more sinister than they first appeared, ultimately sending Tamsin on a treasure hunt through time that will unlock the secret of her true identity, unearth the sins of her family, and unleash a power so vengeful that it could destroy them all. This is a spellbinding display of storytelling that will exhilarate, enthrall, and thoroughly enchant. …More
Troubletwisters Troubletwisters
By Nix, Garth
Author Williams, Sean
Performed by Margolyes, Miriam
2011-05 - Brilliance Corporation
9781455808502 CHECK CATALOG

Jaide and Jack Shield's lives are changing in a very, very strange way. The weather is turning against them. Magical disasters occur when they?re around. And a mysterious explosion has just destroyed their house . . . from the inside.Without knowing why, the twins are stolen away to live with Grandma X ? a relative they?ve never, ever met. At Grandma X's house, things are even stranger. Weather vanes point in the opposite direction of the wind. Doors appear and disappear. Cats talk.Jaide and Jack Shield don?t know the reason behind all this strangeness. They don?t know that they?re troubletwisters, and that they must defend the world against a dark, evil force. The time has come for them to discover the truth ? and the powers that come with the truth.Are they ready? …More
Three Quarters Dead Three Quarters Dead
By Peck, Richard
Read by Meyers, Ariadne
2010-11 - Listening Library
9780307745811 CHECK CATALOG

The latest audiobook by a Newbery Medalist. Kerry is chosen by the coolest clique in school and so she thinks life has finally begun. But then it seems all over when three of her friends are killed in a shocking car accident. Or are they? …More
Moon Over Manifest Moon Over Manifest
By Vanderpool, Clare
2011-12 - Yearling Books
9780375858291 CHECK CATALOG

The winner of the 2011 Newbery Medal, "Moon Over Manifest" is a story of loss and redemption, powerful in its simplicity, featuring Abilene Tucker who, while searching for clues about her father's boyhood, uncovers the long-held secrets of a town suffering in silence. …More
No Buddy Left Behind: Bringing U.S. Troops' Dogs and Cats Safely Home from the Combat Zone No Buddy Left Behind: Bringing U.S. Troops' Dogs and Cats Safely Home from the Combat Zone
By Crisp, Terri
With Hurn, Cynthia
2011-10 - Lyons Press
9780762773862 CHECK CATALOG

No Buddy Left Behind" is an animal book with a difference. It is not only about rescued dogs and cats, but also about U.S. soldiers trying to survive the horrors of war and readjust to life back home. It unveils the life-altering relationships American troops serving in the Middle East share with the stray dogs and cats they rescue from the brutalities of war. 288 pp. 25,000 print. …More

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