Galax-Carroll Regional Library

Carroll County Public Library New Items

JANUARY 2024

ADULT FICTION

New Books Shelf at the Carroll County Public Library

  • “Double Take,” by Lynette Eason
  • “The Ipcress File,” by Len Deighton
  • “Mr. Wilder and Me,” by Jonathan Coe
  • “The Chosen: And I Will Give You Rest,” by Jerry B. Jenkins
  • “Holmes, Marple & Poe,” by James Patterson
  • “Lone Oaks Crossing,” by Janet Dailey
  • “The Night Island,” by Jayne Ann Krentz
  • “Ordinary Soil,” by Alex Woodard
  • “1989,” by Val McDermid
  • “The Anniversary,” by Stephanie Bishop
  • “Last Word to the Wise,” by Ann Claire
  • “Redemption,” by Michael Lawson
  • “Not That Kind of Place,” by Michael Melgaard
  • “Henderson House,” by Caren Simpson McVicker
  • “Belle Greene,” by Alexandra Lapierre
  • “Hero,” by Thomas Perry
  • “Always Remember,” by Mary Balogh
  • “The Seven Year Slip,” by Ashley Poston
  • “Mister Magic,” by Kiersten White
  • “The Paris Daughter,” by Kristin Harmel
  • “Come Down Somewhere,” by Jennifer L. Wright
  • “Upside Down,” by Danielle Steel
  • “My Mother Says,” by Stine Pilgaard
  • “Fragile Designs,” by Colleen Coble
  • “Never, Never,” by Colleen Hoover
  • “The Fury,” by Alex Michaelides
  • “Goodbye Girl,” by James Grippando
  • “The Devil’s Mountain,” by Herbert George De Lisser

LARGE PRINT FICTION

  • “The Wind Blows in Sleeping Grass,” by Katie Powner
  • “Grizzly Moon,” by Patrick Dearen
  • “Buffalo Soldier Odyssey,” by James D. Crownover
  • “Manner of Death,” by Robin Cook
  • “Just Once,” by Karen Kingsbury
  • “The Lost Boys of Barlowe Theater,” by Jaime Jo Wright
  • “Sense and Sensibility,” by Jane Austen
  • “Poirot Investigates,” by Agatha Christie
  • “The Weary Blues,” by Langston Hughes
  • “Touched By Grace,” by Emily Grey
  • “Sisters By the Sea: 4 Short Romances Set in the Sarasota, Florida, Amish Community”
  • “The Warsaw Sisters: A Novel of WWII Poland,” by Amanda Barratt
  • “Robert B. Parker’s Broken Trust,” by Mike Lupica
  • “The London Sâeance Society,” by Sarah Penner

ADULT NON-FICTION

  • “Furiously Happy: {A Funny Book About Horrible Things}” by Jenny Lawson
  • “The Ultimate Happiness Prescription: 7 Keys to Joy and Enlightenment,” by Deepak Chopra
  • “The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2024,” by Seth Kubersky
  • “The Rough Guide to Paris,” by Stuart Butler
  • “Fair Isle Knitting: 22 Traditional Patterns from Where the Atlantic Meets the North Sea,” by Carina Olsson
  • “Life Sentence: The Brief and Tragic Career of Baltimore’s Deadliest Gang Leader,” by Mark Bowden
  • “Son of the Old West: The Odyssey of Charlie Siringo: Cowboy, Detective, Writer of the Wild Frontier,” by Nathan Ward
  • “American Ghost Stories: True Tales from All 50 States,” by Michael A. Kozlowski
  • “Seed to Table: A Seasonal Guide to Organically Growing, Cooking, and Preserving Food at Home,” by Luay Ghafari
  • “Simple Pleasures of the Garden: A Seasonal Self-Care Book for Living Well Year-Round,” by Susannah Seton
  • “Wild Women in the Kitchen: Be a Wild Woman With 101 Rambunctious Recipes & 99 Tasty Tales,” by Nicole Alper
  • “Event Planning: For Kick-Ass Gatherings That Inspire People,” by Andrea Driessen
  • “Fodor’s Essential England”
  • “Yoga Basics,” by C. Alexander Simpkins
  • “Why We Love Middle-Earth: An Enthusiast’s Book About Tolkien, Middle-Earth, and the LotR Fandom,” by Shawn E. Marchese
  • “Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks,” by Brian Kevin
  • “Qigong Basics,” by Ellae Elinwood
  • “Top Trails Great Smoky Mountains National Park: 50 Must-Do Hikes for Everyone,” by Johnny Molloy
  • “Frommer’s Athens and the Greek Islands,” by Stephen Brewer
  • “Hunting Monsters: An Officer on the Trail of the World’s Worst War Criminals,” by Éric Emeraux
  • “Spotting Danger for Travelers: Build Situational Awareness to Keep Safe While Traveling,” by Gary Quesenberry
  • “Dear Future Mama: A TMI Guide to Pregnancy, Birth, and New Motherhood From Your Bestie,” by Meghan Trainor
  • “Tangled Vines: Power, Privilege, and the Murdaugh Family Murders,” by John Glatt
  • “The Abolition of Man, or, Reflections on Education with Special Reference to the Teaching of English in the Upper Forms of Schools,” by C. S. Lewis
  • “Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son’s First Year,” by Anne Lamott
  • “The Amish Wife: Unraveling the Lies, Secrets, and Conspiracy that Let a Killer Go Free,” by Gregg Olsen
  • “Young Forever: The Secrets to Living Your Longest, Healthiest Life,” by Mark Hyman
  • “Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking,” by Samin Nosrat

LARGE PRINT NON-FICTION

  • “The Six: The Untold Story of America’s First Women Astronauts,” by Loren Grush

BIOGRAPHIES

  • “Prince: The Man and His Music,” by Matt Thorne
  • “The Wounds That Bind Us,” by Kelley Shinn
  • “Good Night, Irene,” by Luis Alberto Urrea
  • “Being Henry: The Fonz…and Beyond,” by Henry Winkler

BOOKS ON CD

  • “The Night Island,” by Jayne Ann Krentz
  • “The Waters,” by Bonnie Jo Campbell

TEEN FICTION

  • “Murtagh: World of Eragon,” by Christopher Paolini
  • “The Godhead Complex,” by James Dashner
  • “Flesh and Blood,” by Simon Cheshire
  • “Year of the Chameleon: Book 5,” by Shannon Mayer
  • “What the River Knows,” by Isabel Ibañez
  • “Seizure,” by Kathy Reichs
  • “Thieves’ Gambit,” by Kayvion Lewis
  • “Year of the Chameleon: Book 6,” by Shannon Mayer
  • “Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares,” by Rachel Cohn
  • “Mind the Gap, Dash & Lily,” by Rachel Cohn
  • “The Twelve Days of Dash & Lily,” by Rachel Cohn
  • “The Afterlife of Holly Chase,” by Cynthia Hand
  • “Eight Nights of Flirting,” by Hannah Reynolds

KIDS BIOGRAPHIES

  • “The Red Bandanna,” by Tom Rinaldi

KIDS NON-FICTION

  • “Raccoon Cubs in the Wild,” by Katie Chanez
  • “Skunk Kits in the Wild,” by Katie Chanez
  • “On the Farm,” by Louise Pigott
  • “Under the Sea,” by Samara Hardy
  • “On the Go,” by Allie Busby
  • “Dinosaurs,” by Craig Shuttlewood
  • “On the Water!” by Claire Philip
  • “In the Air!” by Claire Philip
  • “Building a Ship,” by Natalie Humphrey
  • “On the Road!” by Claire Philip
  • “Staying Safe Online,” by Theresa Emminizer
  • “Building a Skyscraper,” by Natalie Humphrey
  • “Pachycephalosaurus,” by Rebecca Sabelko
  • “Healthy Bodies,” by Izzi Howell
  • “Senses,” by Izzi Howell
  • “Body Parts,” by Izzi Howell
  • “Therizinosaurus,” by Rebecca Sabelko
  • “Christmas Treats to Make and Bake,” by Ruth Owen
  • “Absurd Animals,” by Robin Twiddy
  • “Bizarre Bodies,” by Robin Twiddy
  • “Funny Food,” by Robin Twiddy
  • “Strange Space,” by Robin Twiddy
  • “Skydiving,” by Danielle Haynes
  • “Sled Dog Racing,” by Danielle Haynes
  • “Scaling Mount Everest,” by Danielle Haynes
  • “Shark Diving,” by Danielle Haynes
  • “Tornado Chasers,” by Danielle Haynes
  • “Beaver Kits in the Wild,” by Katie Chanez
  • “Snapping Turtles,” by Shannon Jade
  • “Amargasaurus,” by Rebecca Sabelko
  • “Dilophosaurus,” by Rebecca Sabelko
  • “Muscles and Movement,” by Izzi Howell
  • “Robots at Home,” by Liz Sonneborn
  • “I Wait My Turn!” by Bray Jacobson
  • “Let’s Tell Jokes About Dogs,” by Leonard Clasky

KIDS FICTION

  • “Super Game Book,” by Thomas Flintham
  • “Stick Dog,” by Tom Watson
  • “Slugfest,” by Gordon Korman

KIDS PICTURE BOOKS

  • “My Gran Does Karate,” by Michel Deverall
  • “Nat the Narwhal,” by Catherine Veitch
  • “The Knight and the Beastly Battle,” by Jody Hildreth
  • “Vehicles,” by Alix Wood
  • “On the Farm,” by Alix Wood
  • “I Do Not Eat the Color Green!” by Lynne Rickards
  • “Up Where the Stars Are,” by Ryan Jacobson
  • “Jingle Belly,” by Jacinta Froud
  • “Ava’s Spectacular Spectacles,” by Peter Whitfield
  • “Wish Soup: A Celebration of Seollal,” by Junghwa Park
  • “What’s In a Dumpling, Grandma?” by Linda Meeker
  • “Hippos Remain Calm,” by Sandra Boynton
  • “The Tree That’s Meant to Be,” by Yuval Zommer
  • “Davy in the Snow,” by Brigitte Weninger
  • “Elves are the Worst!” by Alex Willan
  • “Peas on Earth,” by Huw Lewis-Jones
  • “Merry and Hark: A Christmas Story,” by April Genevieve Tucholke
  • “Betty the Yeti Hates Spaghetti,” by Mandy R. Marx
  • “Milo’s Little Secret,” by Rebecca Ralfe
  • “How to Hug a Cactus,” by Emily S. Smith
  • “Mr. Elephant: Ever Wondered Why Elephants Have Long Trunks and Wrinkly Skin?” by Sarah Glover
  • “One Box, Many Hearts,” by Bayan Khaled
  • “The Storyteller Sloth,” by Catherine Veitch
  • “Finney’s Story,” by Alana Washington
  • “Santa’s Dreams,” by Karen Langtree
  • “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” by Seuss
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