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The place to find all our new book arrivals: Adult, Young Adult, & Children. See what's new in Fiction, Non-Fiction, Large Print, and Inspirational.

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 (GRA indicates a Graphic Novel, LP indicates a Large Print material, B indicates Biography)


FictionNon-FictionInspirationalLarge Print

Holy Ghost by: John Sandford

Past Tense by: Lee Child

The Noel Stranger by: Richard Paul Evans

Speaking from Among the Bones by: Alan C. Bradley

Dark Sacred Night by: Michael Connelly

The Reckoning by: John Grisham

Ambush by: James Patterson

The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by: Leslye Walton

Not Quite Over You by: Susan Mallery

News of the World by: Paulette Jiles

Every Breath by: Nicholas Sparks

A Red Herring without Mustard: A Flavia de Luce Novel by: Alan C. Bradley

Red War: A Mitch Rapp Novel by: Kyle Mills

Benediction by: Kent Haruf

Singing Boy by: Dennis McFarland

The Bonesetter's Daughter by: Amy Tan

Ender's Game by: Orson Scott Card

Winter in Paradise by: Elin Hilderbrand

Dry Bones in the Valley by: Tom Bouman

Alaskan Holiday by: Debbie Macomber

A Spark of Light by: Jodi Picoult

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by: Bryan Stevenson

Fear: Trump in the White House by: Bob Woodward

Killing the SS: The Hunt for the Worst War Criminals in History by: Bill O'Reilly

My Bloody Life: The Making of a Latin King by: Reymundo Sanchez

The Upside of the Downturn: Ten Management Strategies to Prevail in the Recession and Thrive in the Aftermath by: Geoffrey Colvin

The Year's Best Science Fiction: the 25th Annual Collection

A History of the Ancient World by: Chester G. Starr

The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights and other Appreciations by: John McCain

Indian Creek Chronicles by: Pete Fromm

When I Was Puerto Rican: A Memoir by: Esmeralda Santiago

Taste of Home Healthy Cooking: 2012 Annual Recipes

Death by Black Hole: and Other Cosmic Quandries by: Neil deGrasse Tyson

Sci-fi Chronicles: A Visual History of the Galaxy's Greatest Science Fiction

Golf: Mastering the Basics by: James D. George

War Poems by: Christopher Pascal

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by: Trevor Noah

Hidden Figures (Young Readers' Edition) by: Margot Lee Shetterly

Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden by: Eleanor Perényi

Catching Christmas (LP)by: Terri Blackstock

Lady of a Thousand Treasures (LP) by: Sandra Byrd

His Promise: An Amish Christmas in Hart County by: Shelley Shepard Gray

Freedom's Light (LP) by: Colleen Coble

The Reluctant Warrior by: Mary Connealy

Rise of the Mystics (LP) by: Ted Dekker

The Light Before Day (LP)by: Suzanne Fisher Woods

Ours for a Season (LP) by: Kim Vogel Sawyer

A Christmas by the Sea (LP) by: Melody Carlson

As the Tide Comes In (LP) by: Cindy Woodsmall

The Forbidden Door by: Dean R. Kootz

Holy Ghost by: John Sandford

A Christmas Prayer (LP) by: A.J. Finn

The First Love (LP) by: Beverly Lewis

In Times Gone By (LP) by: Tracie Peterson

Her Fear (LP) by: Shelley Shepard Gray

Gods & Kings by: Lynn N. Austin

Song of Redemption by: Lynn N. Austin

Called to Protect (LP) by: Lynette Eason

The Hope Jar (LP) by: Wanda E. Brunstetter

River to Redemption (LP) by: Ann H. Gabhart

The Love Letter by: Rachel Hauck

Everything She Didn't Say by: Jane Kirkpatrick

A Spark of Light by: Jodi Picoult

Shadow Tyrants by: Clive Cussler

Robert B. Parker's Colorblind by: Reed Farrel Coleman

Thief of Corinth by: Tessa Afshar

Badlands by: Melissa Lenhardt

The Last Chance by: Mike Blakely

Buzzard Bait by: Brett Cogburn

Hell's Half Acre: Cold Blooded by: William W. Johnstone

Texas Ranger by: James Patterson

Sons of Blackbird Mountain by: Joane Bischoff

Paradox by: Catherine Coulter

The Money Shot by: Stuart Woods

Where Hope Begins by: Catherine West

Things I Never Told You by: Beth K. Vogel

The 49th Mystic by: Ted Dekker

The Gray Ghost by: Clive Cussler

Shelter in Place by: Nora Roberts

Turbulence by: Stuart Woods

No One Ever Asked by: Katie Ganshert

Send Down the Rain by: Charles Martin

Blood Oath by: Melissa Lenhardt

The Cast by: Danielle Steel

Days of Thunder: A Western Duo by: Peter Brandvold

Young Adult Juvenile Easy J-Easy

Iron Hearted Violet by: Kelly Regan Barnhill

The Mostly True Story of Jack by: Kelly Regan Barnhill

Summer Bird Blue by: Akemi Dawn Bowman

The Bigfoot Files by: Lindsay Eager

9 from the Nine Worlds by: Rick Riordan

The Assassination of Brangwain Spurge by: M.T. Anderson

Darius the Great is Not Okay by: Adib Khorram

A Map of Days by: Ransom Riggs

Tumtum and Nutmeg: Adventures Beyond Nutmouse Hall by: Emily Bearn

The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding by: Alexandra Bracken

Someone Like You by: Sarah Dessen

That Summer by: Sarah Dessen

The Truth About Forever by: Sarah Dessen

24 Hours in Nowhere by: Dusti Bowling

We Regret to Inform you by: Ariel Kaplan

Making Bombs for Hitler by: Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch





Wishtree by: Katherine Applegate

Mascot by: John Antony

Monstrous Devices by: Damien Love

Little Red Rodent by: Ursula Vernon

Eleanor Roosevelt's In My Garage by: Candace Fleming

Merci Suárez Changes Gears by: Meg Medina

 On Point by: Hena Khan

Swallow's Dance by: Wendy Orr

All the Tings that Could Go Wrong by: Stewart Foster

The House in Poplar Wood by: K.E. Ormsbee

Magic Tree House, Merlin Missions #26 Balto of the Blue Dawn by: Mary Pope Osborne

Most Valuable Players by: Phil Bildner

Half-Witch by: John Schoffstall

Everything I know About You by: Barbara Dee

Power Forward by: Hena Khan

The Turning by: Emily Whitman

The Boy, the Bird, and the Coffin Maker by: Matilda WoodsThe Wild Robot Escapes by: Peter H. Brown

The Backward Season: A Wishing Day Novel by: Lauren Myracle

The Languate of Spells by: Garret Weyr

Yu-Gi-Oh!-Vol. 1, The Millennium Puzzle by: Kazuki Takahashi (GRA)

Snared: Escape to the Above by: Adam Jay Epstein

The Doughnut Fix by: Jessie Janowitz

The Tale of Angelino Brown by: David Almond

Back to School, Weird Kids Rule! by: Dan Gutman

Deck the Halls, We're Off the Walls by: Dan Gutman

Mr. Sunny is Funny by: Dan Gutman

Lucky Enough by: Fred Bowen

The Royal Rabbits of London by: Santa Montefiore


We Don't Eat Our Classmates by: Ryan T. Higgins

The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid to Try Anything by: Linda Williams

The Wonky Donkey by: Craig Smith

Our Celebración by: Susan Middleton Elya

Holes in the Sky by: Patricia Polacco

Tuesday Tucks Me In: the Loyal Bond Between a Soldier and His Service Dog (NF)by: Luis Carlos Montalván

That's Not Hockey! by: Andre Poulin

Hungry Bunny by: Claudia Rueda

One Christmas Wish by: Katherine RundellLife on Mars by: Jon Agee

Pretty Kitty by: Karen Beaumont

Monster's New Undies by: Samantha & Chanko Berger

Plankton is Pushy by: Jonathan Fenske

A Good Day for a Hat by: T. Nat Fuller

Chicken Wants a Nap by: Tracy Marchini

The Elephant Who Tried to Tiptoe by: Andrew Newman

The Forgetful Elephant by: Andrew Newman

The Hug Who Got Stuck by: Andrew Newman

Sparky! by: Jenny Offill

Tyrannosaurus Rex vs. Edna, the Very First Chicken by: Douglas Rees

Eat Pete! by: Michael Rex

Knock Knock by: Tammi Sauer

Kick It, Mo! by: David A. Alder

Houndsley and Catina and Cousin Wagster by: James Howe

I Just Ate My Friend by: Heidi McKinnon

Little Whale by: Joanna Weaver

If You Ever Want to Bring an Alligator to School, DON'T! by: Elise Parsley

Dylan the Villain by: K.G. Campbell

Mr. Ferris and His Wheel by: Kathryn Gibbs Davis

Horrible Bear! by: Ame Dyckman

Dog Dreams by: Patricia MacLachlan

New Shoes by: Christopher Raschka

Play by: Jez Alborough

A Stone for Sascha by: Aaron Becker

Perfectly Martha by: Susan Meddaugh

Seven Spools of Thread: a Kwanzaa Story by: Angela Shelf Medearis

Penguin & Tiny Shrimp Don't Do Bedtime by: Cate Berry

I Got It! by: David Wiesner

Dear Substitute by: Elizabeth Garton Scanlon

The Truth About Dolphins by: Maxwell Eaton

The Field by: Baptiste Paul

You're Safe With Me by: Chitra Sounder


0-3 Books

Where's My Mommy by: Jo Ann Brown

The Crunching Munching Caterpillar by: Sheridan Cain

I'm Learning Colors

I'm Learning Numbers

I'm Learning Shapes

The very Lazy Ladybug by: Isobel Finn

Animal Buddies (Tiger) by: Nicola Friggens

Animal Buddies (Monkey) by: Nicola Friggens

Animal Buddies (Puppy) by: Nicola Friggens

Animal Buddies (Cow) by: by Nicola Friggens

The Very Fidgety Fish by: Ruth Galloway

Do you have my purr? by: Judy West

King and Kayla and the Case of the Mysterious Mouse by: Dori Hillestad Butler

A Halloween Scare in Iowa by: Eric James

A Princess Treasury by: Walt Disney Company

Splat! by: Jon Burgerman

Barkus by: Patricia MacLachlan

Town is by the Sea by: Joanne Schwartz

Peanut Butter & Cupcake by: Terry Border

Sleep Like a Tiger by: Mary Logue

 Lexie the Word Wrangler by: Rebecca Van Slyke

King Kayla and the case of the secret code by: Dori Hillestad Butler

Waiting for Pumpsie by: Barry Wittenstein

The Hello, Goodbye Window by: Norton Juster

A Voyage in the sky by: Matthew Olshan

How to be a Hero by: Florence Parry Heide

Lift Your Light a Little Higher by: Heather Henson



Juvenile Non-Fiction

Game Changers: the Story of Venus and Serena Williams

Small Worlds: Maps and Mapmaking by: Karen Romano Young

Five Notable Inventors by: Wade Hudson

88 1/2 Science Experiments: Quick and Easy Step-by-Step Experiments by: Nick Arnold

The Beatitudes: from Slavery to Civil Rights by: Carole Boston Weatherford



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