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Blood Runs Coal: The Yablonski Murders and the Battle for the United Mine Workers of America related pictures

Blood Runs Coal: The Yablonski Murders and the Battle for the United Mine Workers of America

AuthorMark A. Bradley

PublisherW. W. Norton & Company

Number of Views1

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780393652536

System Number005677745

ContentFinalist for the 2021 Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Fact Crime The shocking assassination that catalyzed groundbreaking reform in Big Coal. In the early hours of New Year’s Eve 1969, in the small soft coal mining borough of Clarksville, Pennsylvania, longtime trade union insider Joseph “Jock” Ya...


Oil Palm: A Global History (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges) related pictures

Oil Palm: A Global History (Flows, Migrations, and Exchanges)

AuthorJonathan E. Robins

PublisherUniv of North Carolina Pr

Number of Views1

Publication Year2021

ISBN9781469662886

System Number005677752

ContentOil palms are ubiquitous—grown in nearly every tropical country, they supply the world with more edible fat than any other plant and play a role in scores of packaged products, from lipstick and soap to margarine and cookies. And as Jonathan E. Robins shows, sweeping social transformations carried ...


Mental Traveler: A Father, a Son, and a Journey through Schizophrenia related pictures

Mental Traveler: A Father, a Son, and a Journey through Schizophrenia

AuthorProfessor W. J. T. Mitchell

PublisherUniversity of Chicago Press

Number of Views1

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780226695938

System Number005677747

ContentHow does a parent make sense of a child’s severe mental illness? How does a father meet the daily challenges of caring for his gifted but delusional son, while seeking to overcome the stigma of madness and the limits of psychiatry? W. J. T. Mitchell’s memoir tells the story—at once representative ...


Murder in Old Bombay: A Mystery related pictures

Murder in Old Bombay: A Mystery

AuthorNev March

PublisherMinotaur Books

Number of Views1

Publication Year2020

ISBN9781250269546

System Number005677748

ContentNominated for an Edgar Award for Best First Novel! In 19th century Bombay, Captain Jim Agnihotri channels his idol, Sherlock Holmes, in Nev March’s Minotaur Books/Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel Award-winning debut. In 1892, Bombay is the center of British India. Nearby, Captain Jim ...


The Deep, Deep Snow related pictures

The Deep, Deep Snow

AuthorBrian Freeman

PublisherBlackstone Publishing

Number of Views1

Publication Year2021

ISBN9781094071329

System Number005677756

ContentIn an intense, emotional mystery that spans a decade in the life of a small town, bestselling author Brian Freeman brings us an unforgettable heroine who discovers that the dead may sometimes be easier to rescue than the living. Deputy Shelby Lake was abandoned as a baby, saved by a stranger who fo...


The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Pakistan-Afghanistan Frontier related pictures

The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Pakistan-Afghanistan Frontier

AuthorHassan Abbas

PublisherYale University Press

Number of Views1

Publication Year2015

ISBN9780300216165

System Number005677754

ContentThe true story of the Taliban’s remarkable resurgence in Pakistan and war-torn Afghanistan more than a decade after the U.S. military’s post-9/11 incursion In autumn 2001, U.S. and NATO troops were deployed to Afghanistan to unseat the Taliban rulers, repressive Islamic fundamentalists who had len...


Nessie Quest related pictures

Nessie Quest

AuthorMelissa Savage

PublisherYearling

Number of Views1

Publication Year2021

ISBN9780525645702

System Number005677750

ContentFans of Erin Entrada Kelly's Hello, Universe and Melissa Savage's own Lemons will devour this voice-driven novel packed with humor and heart about two friends who head off on an adventure to find the Loch Ness Monster. Ada Ru thought her parents were finally going to agree to a Fitzhugh family vac...


When No One Is Watching: A Thriller related pictures

When No One Is Watching: A Thriller

AuthorAlyssa Cole

PublisherWilliam Morrow Paperbacks

Number of Views1

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780062982650

System Number005677759

ContentAn instant NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY BESTSELLER! Rear Window meets Get Out in this gripping thriller from a critically acclaimed and New York Times Notable author, in which the gentrification of a Brooklyn neighborhood takes on a sinister new meaning… Sydney Green is Brooklyn born and raised, b...


Getting Wise about Getting Old: Debunking Myths about Aging related pictures

Getting Wise about Getting Old: Debunking Myths about Aging

AuthorVéronique Billette, Patrik Marier, Anne-Marie Séguin

PublisherPurich Books

Number of Views46

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780774880626

System Number005675790

ContentA grey tsunami is sweeping the land, wreaking social and financial havoc in its wake. Sound familiar? This myth about aging, along with twenty-eight others, is the focus of Getting Wise about Getting Old, which paints a far more accurate and nuanced portrait of old age. In it, experts debunk myths ...


Greenwood A Novel related pictures

Greenwood A Novel

AuthorMichael Christie

PublisherHogarth; Reprint edition

Number of Views44

Publication Year2021

ISBN9781984822017

System Number005675792

ContentA magnificent generational saga that charts a family’s rise and fall, its secrets and inherited crimes, from one of Canada’s most acclaimed novelists It’s 2038 and Jacinda (Jake) Greenwood is a storyteller and a liar, an overqualified tour guide babysitting ultra-rich vacationers in one of the wor...


Much Ado About You related pictures

Much Ado About You

AuthorSamantha Young

PublisherBerkley

Number of Views46

Publication Year2021

ISBN9780593099483

System Number005675794

ContentThe cozy comforts of an English village bookstore open up a world of new possibilities for Evie Starling in this charming new romantic comedy from New York Times bestselling author Samantha Young. At thirty-three-years old Evangeline Starling’s life in Chicago is missing that special something. An...


Eliza Starts a Rumor related pictures

Eliza Starts a Rumor

AuthorJane L. Rosen

PublisherBerkley

Number of Views55

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780593102091

System Number005675789

ContentThe author of Nine Women, One Dress delivers a charming, unforgettable novel about four women, one little lie, and the big repercussions that unite them all. It wasn’t supposed to happen this way. When Eliza Hunt created The Hudson Valley Ladies’ Bulletin Board fifteen years ago she was happily e...


Super Host related pictures

Super Host

AuthorKate Russo

PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons

Number of Views46

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780593189931

System Number005675795

ContentA deeply funny and shrewdly observed debut novel about being lost in the very place you know by heart. Bennett Driscoll is a Turner Prize-nominated artist who was once a rising star. Now, at age fifty-five, his wife has left him, he hasn't sold a painting in two years, and his gallery wants to sto...


GodPretty in the Tobacco Field related pictures

GodPretty in the Tobacco Field

AuthorKim Michele Richardson

PublisherKensington

Number of Views50

Publication Year2016

ISBN9781496734211

System Number005675791

ContentFrom the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek, an atmospheric, tender tale of love and loss set in 1969 rural Kentucky. There, a young girl named RubyLyn is subjected to grueling labor by her God-fearing uncle, and strives to find a ray of hope in h...


Irish Parade Murder related pictures

Irish Parade Murder

AuthorLeslie Meier

PublisherKensington

Number of Views49

Publication Year2021

ISBN9781496710390

System Number005675793

ContentLucy Stone's late-winter blues usually vanish by the time Tinker's Cove goes green for its annual St. Patrick's Day celebration. There's just one wee problem that not even the luck of the Irish can fix--murder! After returning from her father-in-law's funeral in Florida, Lucy can almost hear the d...


The Ex Talk related pictures

The Ex Talk

AuthorRachel Lynn Solomon

PublisherBerkley

Number of Views60

Publication Year2021

ISBN9780593200124

System Number005675796

ContentAn Instant Indie Bestseller Public radio co-hosts navigate mixed signals in Rachel Lynn Solomon's sparkling romantic comedy debut. Shay Goldstein has been a producer at her Seattle public radio station for nearly a decade, and she can't imagine working anywhere else. But lately it's been a const...


Welcome to Wherever We Are: A Memoir of Family, Caregiving, and Redemption related pictures

Welcome to Wherever We Are: A Memoir of Family, Caregiving, and Redemption

AuthorDeborah J. Cohan

PublisherRutgers University Press

Number of Views63

Publication Year2020

ISBN9781978808928

System Number005674432

ContentRecommended Book in Domestic Violence by DomesticShelters.org How do you go about caregiving for an ill and elderly parent with a lifelong history of abuse and control, intertwined with expressions of intense love and adoration? How do you reconcile the resulting ambivalence, fear, and anger? We...


The Glass Hotel: A novel related pictures

The Glass Hotel: A novel

AuthorEmily St. John Mandel

PublisherVintage

Number of Views83

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780525562948

System Number005674425

Content“The perfect novel ... Freshly mysterious.” —The Washington Post From the award-winning author of Station Eleven, an exhilarating novel set at the glittering intersection of two seemingly disparate events—the exposure of a massive criminal enterprise and the mysterious disappearance of a woman fro...


Three Hours in Paris related pictures

Three Hours in Paris

AuthorCara Black

PublisherSoho Crime

Number of Views70

Publication Year2021

ISBN9781641292580

System Number005674431

ContentIn June of 1940, when Paris fell to the Nazis, Hitler spent a total of three hours in the City of Light—abruptly leaving, never to return. To this day, no one knows why. Kate Rees, a young American markswoman, has been recruited by British intelligence to drop into Paris with a dangerous assignmen...


The Love Story of Missy Carmichael related pictures

The Love Story of Missy Carmichael

AuthorBeth Morrey

PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons

Number of Views68

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780525542452

System Number005674426

ContentFor readers of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine and A Man Called Ove, a life-affirming, deeply moving "coming-of-old" story, a celebration of how ordinary days are made extraordinary through friendship, family, and the power of forgiving yourself--at any age. "At a time when people are having t...


The Most Fun We Ever Had: A Novel related pictures

The Most Fun We Ever Had: A Novel

AuthorClaire Lombardo

PublisherAnchor

Number of Views69

Publication Year2019

ISBN9780525564232

System Number005674427

Content“A gripping and poignant ode to a messy, loving family in all its glory.” —Madeline Miller, New York Times bestselling author of Circe A New York Times Bestseller Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction In this “rich, complex family saga” (USA Today) full of long-buried family secrets, Mar...


The Perfect Guests related pictures

The Perfect Guests

AuthorEmma Rous

PublisherBerkley

Number of Views78

Publication Year2021

ISBN9780440000488

System Number005674430

ContentThe USA Today bestselling author of The Au Pair returns with another delicious, twisty novel—about a grand estate with many secrets, an orphan caught in a web of lies, and a young woman playing a sinister game. 1988. Beth Soames is fourteen years old when her aunt takes her to stay at Raven Hall, ...


When the Apricots Bloom: A Novel of Riveting and Evocative Fiction related pictures

When the Apricots Bloom: A Novel of Riveting and Evocative Fiction

AuthorGina Wilkinson

PublisherKensington Books

Number of Views80

Publication Year2021

ISBN9781496729354

System Number005674433

ContentA BuzzFeed Most Anticipated Historical Fiction Release A Target Book Club Pick A Publishers Marketplace Buzz Books Selection At night, in Huda’s fragrant garden, a breeze sweeps in from the desert encircling Baghdad, rustling the leaves of her apricot trees and carrying warning of visitors at her ...


Where the Crawdads Sing related pictures

Where the Crawdads Sing

AuthorDelia Owens

PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons

Number of Views76

Publication Year2018

ISBN9780735219106

System Number005674442

Content#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING PHENOMENON More than 10 million copies sold worldwide A Reese's Book Club Pick A Business Insider Defining Book of the Decade I can't even express how much I love this book! I didn't want this story to end!--Reese Witherspoon Painfully beautiful.--The New York Times B...


The Voting Booth related pictures

The Voting Booth

AuthorBrandy Colbert

PublisherDisney-Hyperion

Number of Views157

Publication Year2020

ISBN9781368053297

System Number005672978

ContentFrom Stonewall Award-winning author Brandy Colbert comes an all-in-one-day love story perfect for fans of The Sun is Also A Star. Marva Sheridan was born ready for this day. She’s always been driven to make a difference in the world, and what better way than to vote in her first election? Duke Cr...


Think for Yourself: The Ultimate Guide to Critical Thinking in an Age of Information Overload related pictures

Think for Yourself: The Ultimate Guide to Critical Thinking in an Age of Information Overload

Authorby Andrea Debbink (Author), Aaron Meshon (Illustrator)

Publisherduopress

Number of Views170

Publication Year2020

ISBN9781950500048

System Number005672985

ContentMiddle school is a time of change, when things begin to look different and assumptions start to be questioned, and today more than ever it's tough to know what to believe. This unique and timely book won't tell you what to think--that's up to you!--but it will show you how to think more deeply abou...


Wow, No Thank You.: Essays related pictures

Wow, No Thank You.: Essays

AuthorSamantha Irby

PublisherVintage

Number of Views145

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780525563488

System Number005673000

Content***Winner of 2021 Lambda Literary Award for Bisexual Nonfiction*** #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From Samantha Irby, beloved author of We Are Never Meeting in Real Life, a rip-roaring, edgy and unabashedly raunchy new collection of hilarious essays. Irby is forty, and increasingly uncomfortable...


Yeah, No. Not Happening.: How I Found Happiness Swearing Off Self-Improvement and Saying F*ck It All―and How You Can Too related pictures

Yeah, No. Not Happening.: How I Found Happiness Swearing Off Self-Improvement and Saying F*ck It All―and How You Can Too

AuthorKaren Karbo

PublisherHarper Wave

Number of Views130

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780062945549

System Number005673002

ContentThe author of the acclaimed, bestselling In Praise of Difficult Women delivers a hilarious feminist manifesto that encourages us to reject “self-improvement” and instead learn to appreciate and flaunt our complex, and flawed, human selves. Why are we so obsessed with being our so-called best selve...


This Is My Brain in Love related pictures

This Is My Brain in Love

AuthorI. W. Gregorio

PublisherLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers

Number of Views150

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780316423823

System Number005672992

ContentA Schneider Family Book Award winner! A Bank Street Best BOok of the Year! Told in dual narrative, This Is My Brain in Love is a stunning YA contemporary romance, exploring mental health, race, and, ultimately self-acceptance, for fans of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter and Emergency Conta...


This Is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality related pictures

This Is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality

AuthorPeter Pomerantsev

PublisherPublicAffairs

Number of Views138

Publication Year2020

ISBN9780571338641

System Number005672993

ContentLearn how the perception of truth has been weaponized in modern politics with this "insightful" account of propaganda in Russia and beyond during the age of disinformation (New York Times). When information is a weapon, every opinion is an act of war. We live in a world of influence operations ru...


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