Prendergast Library Lists Recent Acquisitions

The James Prendergast Library has added several new titles to its collection. They include:


“Criminal Enterprise” by Owen Laukkanen. Carter Tomlin had it all – a well-paying job, a big house, a wife and two kids. But when he loses his job and is unable to maintain his lifestyle, he turns to robbing banks.

“Six Years” by Harlan Coben. Six years ago Jake Fisher’s heart broke when the love of his life, Natalie, married another man. When the other man dies, Jake seeks out Natalie only to find that his memories and current life may be based on a lie.

“Telling the Bees” by Peggy Hesketh. Albert Honig understands bees better than he does people. But when his friend Claire dies, he digs back into their history and learns more about the woman he thought he knew.

Other titles:

Child of Vengeance by David Kirk

Don’t Go by Lisa Scottoline

Healing Stream by Connie Monk

Interestings by Meg Wolitzer

Leaving Everything Most Loved by Jacqueline Winspear

Life After Life by Jill McCorkle

Nightrise by Jim Kelly

Starting Now by Debbie Macomber

Tin Horse by Janice Steinberg

Wash by Margaret Wrinkle


“Locker 572” by L.T. Kodzo. Sheridan Alexander is hoping to survive high school in San Diego and her fifth foster home without additional trouble. But when she finds the journal of a bullied girl in her locker, Sheridan seeks her out.

“Paper Valentine” by Brenna Yovanoff. Hannah is trying to move past the death of her friend, Lillian. But Lillian’s ghost won’t leave her alone and is pushing her to investigate the string of murders by the Valentine Killer.

“What We Saw At Night” by Jacquelyn Mitchard. Allie and her friends Rob and Julie are allergic to sunlight. Confined to the night, they decide to take up Parkour, but when they witness a murder, everything changes.

Other titles:

Blue Moon by Alyson Noel

Bully Book by Eric Kahn Gale

Crash and Burn by Michael Hassan

Friday Society by Adrienne Kress

Homeland by Cory Doctorow

Janie Face to Face by Caroline B. Cooney

Madness Underneath by Maureen Johnson

Mind Games by Kiersten White

One Game Home by Amy Timberlake

Panic by Sharon M. Draper

Prodigy by Marie Lu

Sanctum by Sarah Fine

Spellcaster by Claudia Gray

Tap Out by Eric Devine


Bushwack by Richard S. Wheeler

Calculated in Death by J. D. Robb

Calling Me Home by Julie Kobler

Chance by Karen Kingsbury


“Captive Audience” by Susan Crawford. Crawford examines the field of telecommunications and how the United States went from being a leader to being passed by dozens of countries.

“Mom & Me & Mom” by Maya Angelou. Angelou explores her relationship with her mother and their reconciliation after years of being separated.

“Punk Rock” by John Robb. This is an oral history of the Punk Rock movement that grew in the United Kingdom during the 1970s.

Other titles:

Essential Homebirth Guide by Jane E. Drichta

Fodor’s Montreal & Quebec City 2013

Frommer’s Thailand

Life Code by Phil McGraw

Navigating Life with Parkinson Disease by Sotirios A. Parashos

Out of Order by Sandra Day O’Connor

Polish Country Kitchen Cookbook by Sophie Hodorowicz Knab



Man Who Saw a Ghost by Devin McKinney