New & New To Us April 13 - 19, 2021

Post date: April 19, 2021

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Adult Books

Non-Fiction

Come fly the world: the jet-age story of the women of Pan Am
by Julia Cooke; Call # NF 387.7 COO
"A lively, unexpected portrait of the jet-age stewardesses serving on iconic Pan Am airways between 1966 and 1975"-- Provided by publisher



The hospital: life, death, and dollars in a small American town
by Brian Alexander; Call # NF 362.1 ALE
"A portrait of one small hospital that reveals the magnitude of America's health care crisis."-- Provided by publisher


Fiction

No way out by Fern Michaels; Call # F MIC
Struggling to remember the accident that left her in a coma and led to her boyfriend's disappearance, video game developer Ellie Bowman starts over in rural Missouri, before an inexplicable reunion threatens everything she has rebuilt.



Win by Harlan Coben; Call # F COB
A story that shows what happens when a dead man's secrets fall into the hands of vigilante antihero drawing him down a dangerous road.



Turn a blind eye by Jeffrey Archer; Call # F COB
Going undercover to expose corruption in the Metropolitan Police Force, Detective Inspector William Warwick is compromised by a high-profile trial and a teammate's romantic relationship with his suspect.



Ocean prey by John Sandford; Call # F COB
An off-duty Coast Guardsman is fishing with his family when he calls in some suspicious behavior from a nearby boat. . . zipping along until it slows to pick up a surfaced diver, a diver who was apparently alone, without his own boat, in the middle of the ocean. . . When the FBI's investigation stalls out, they call in Lucas Davenport. And when his case turns lethal, Davenport will need to bring in every asset he can claim, including a detective with a fundamentally criminal mind: Virgil Flowers.



We begin at the end by Chris Whitaker; Call # F WHI
"Thirty years ago, a teenage Vincent King was sent to prison. But now, he's served his sentence and is returning to his hometown."-- Provided by publisher



The henna artist by Alka Joshi; Call # F JOS
"Escaping from an abusive marriage, seventeen-year-old Lakshmi makes her way alone to the vibrant 1950s pink city of Jaipur. There she becomes the most highly requested henna artist - and confidante - to the wealthy women of the upper class. But trusted with the secrets of the wealthy, she can never reveal her own...Known for her original designs and sage advice, Lakshmi must tread carefully to avoid the jealous gossips who could ruin her reputation and her livelihood. As she pursues her dream of an independent life, she is startled one day when she is confronted by her husband, who has tracked her down these many years later with a high-spirited young girl in tow - a sister Lakshmi never knew she had. Suddenly the caution that she has carefully cultivated as protection is threatened. Still she perseveres, applying her talents and lifting up those that surround her as she does."--Publisher description