Prendergast Library Adds More Than 300 New Titles

The James Prendergast Library has added more than 300 new titles to its collection through Dec. 26, 2013. They include:


Beyond Redress by Kinley Roby. Harry Brock, a PI, is hired to investigate the death of a prominent community activist. But things get more complicated as his client is a main suspect and his ex-wife is dying of cancer.

Missing Dough by Chris Cavender. Maddy’s fiance is fingered as the main suspect when her ex-husband is found dead. So she and her sister decide to investigate and find the real killer.

Sweet Expectations by Mary Ellen Taylor. Daisy is running the family bakery. Her life is turned upside down, but a hidden box of recipes will help her to pursue the truths of her life.

Absence of Mercy by John Burley

Airtight Willie & Me by Iceberg slim

Apartment by Greg Baxter

Back Road by Rachel Abbott

Bertie Plays the Blues by Alexander McCall Smith

Beyond Redress by Kinley Roby

Black House by Peter May

Black Orchid by Neil Gaiman

Bleeding Shadows by Joe R. Lansdale

Blood on a Saint by Anne Emery

Brittle Star by Rod Val Moore

Catered Christmas Cookie Exchange by Isis Crawford

Christmas Carol Murder by Leslie Meier

Come the Fear by Chris Nickson

Cute Girl Network by Greg Means

Dangerous Deceit by Marjorie Eccles

Dangerous Women

Dark Omens by Rosemary Rowe

Dark Witch by Nora Roberts

Daughter of the God-King by Anne Cleeland

Die-Off by Kirk Russell

Ender in Exile by Orson Scott Card

Ender’s Shadow by Orson Scott Card

Every Thug Needs a Lady by Wahida Clark

Every Waking Moment by Chris Fabry

Found by H. Terrell

Fourth Grave Beneath my Feet by Darynda Jones

Funeral Owl by Jim Kelly

Gloriana by Kevin Huizenga

Going Dark by James W. Hall

Halloween Magic, Mystery, and the Macabre

Heck by Zander Cannon

Henry and Rachel by Laurel Saville

Honor Thy Thug by Wahida Clark

Housemaid’s Daughter by Barbara Mutch

In Retrospect by Ellen Larson

Innocence by Dean Koontz

Justify my Thug by Wahida Clark

Killer’s Art by Mari Jungstedt

Lady of Passion by Freda Lightfood

Leave Tomorrow Behind by Judy Clemens

Left by Tamar Ossowksi

Lifestyles of the Rich and Shameless

Liliane’s Balcony by Kelcey Parker

Litter of the Law by Rita Mae Brown

Live and Let Drood by Simon R. Green

Living with Strangers by Jonnie Jacobs

Marbeck and the King-in-Waiting by John Pilkington

Marching to Zion by Mary Glickman

Missing Dough by Chris Cavender

Most Wanted by Kiki Swinson

Murder and Moonshine by Carol Miller

Murder Code by Steve Mosby

Names of Things by John Colman Wood

Nasty Piece of Work by Robert Littell

Never Laugh as Hearse Goes By by Elizabeth Duncan

New Countess by Fay Weldon

Nightzone by Steven F. Havill

Obsession by Claire Lorrimer

One Trick Rip-Off by Paul Pope

Paradise by Emile Zola

Price of Innocence by Lisa Black

Prodigal by Brennan Manning

Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry

Revolution of Every Day by Cari Luna

Ride the Man Down by Bill Brooks

Sandcastle by Pierre Oscar Levy

Secrets by Jane A. Adams

Shoot the Woman First by Wallace Stroby

Sins of the Flesh by Colleen McCullough

Solid Citizens by David Wishart

Someone Else’s Love Story by Joshilyn Jackson

Spider in a Tree by Susan Stinson

Spook Lights Affair by Marcia Muller

Sweet Expectations by Mary Ellen Taylor

Taste of Blood Wine by Freda Warrington

Thug Lovin’ by Wahida Clark

Thug Matrimony by Wahida Clark

Tulip Eaters by Antoinette Van Heugten

Undercurrent by Pauline Rowson

Warriors by William B. McCloskey

Watcher of the Dark by Joseph Nassise

What I Did by Christopher Wakling

Whole Golden World by Kristina Riggle

Xenocide by Orson Scott Card


Christmas Hope by Anne Perry

Command Authority by Tom Clancy

Dust by Patricia Cornwell

Fallen Women by Sandra Dallas

Ghost Gone Wild by Carolyn Hart

Sycamore Row by John Grisham

Twice Loved by Wanda E. Brunstetter

Unleashed by David Rosenfelt

Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall


3:59 by Gretchen McNeil. Josie and Jo are doppelgangers whose worlds overlap at 3:59. Josie jumps at the chance to switch with Jo for a day, but finds herself trapped in Jo’s world, which is populated with dangerous creatures.

Hostage Three by Nick Lake. Amy’s father takes her and her new stepmom sailing around the world. But the trip turns ugly when a group of Somali pirates take over the boat and Amy’s family become hostages.

VIII by H. M. Castor. Hal is an intelligent and talented warrior who is haunted by his family’s violent past. He embarks on a journey that will lead him to become Henry VIII.

3:59 by Gretchen McNeil

Abarat by Clive Barker

Abundance of Katherines by John Green

Adaptation by Malinda Lo

All the Truth That’s In Me by Julie Berry

All You Never Wanted by Adele Griffin

Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Arclight by Josin L. McQuein

Ask the Passengers by A. S King

Battle Magic by Tamora Pierce

Betrayed by P. C. Cast

Blackout by Robinson Wells

Bloodhund by Tamora Pierce

Bloodlines by Richelle mead

Butter by Erin Jade Lange

Cadillac Chronicles by Brett Hartman

Caged Graves by Dianne K. Salerni

Chaos of Stars by Kiersten White

Code by Kathy Reichs

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

Crimson Frost by Jenifer Estep

Crushed by Sara Shepard

Curtsies & Conspiracies by Gail Carriger

Dance of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin

Dancer Daughter Traitor Spy by Elizabeth Kiem

Dark Frost by Jennifer Estep

Dark Triumph by Robin LaFevers

Darkness Strange and Lovely by Susan Dennard

Dead by Charlie Higson

Deadly by Sara Shepard

Destined by P. C. Cast

Diviners by Libba Bray

Don’t Look Now by Michelle Gagnon

Don’t Turn Around by Michelle Gagnon

Dreamland by Sarah Dessen

Entangled by Amy Rose Capetta

Eternally Yours by Cate Tiernan

Fall of Five by Pittacus Lore

Far Far Away by Tom McNeal

Fat Angie by E. E. Charlton-Trujillo

Fear by Charlie Higson

Final Descent by William James Yancy

Flawless by Sara Shepard

Foul Trouble by John Feinstein

Fractures by Sarah Fine

Full-Ride by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Going Bovine by Libbra Bray

Golden Day by Ursula Dubosarsky

Good Braider by Terry Farish

Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

Haunted by Jessica Verday

Hostage Three by Nick Lake

I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore

Infinityglass by Myra McEntire

Inheritance by Malinda Lo

Into That forest by Louis Nowra

Jepp, Who Defied the Stars by Katherine Marsh

Jet Black and the Ninja Wind by Leza Lowitz

Just One Day by Gayle Forman

Juvie by Steve Watkins

Kindness for Weakness by Shawn Goodman

Kingdom of Little Wounds by Susann Cokal

Kiss of Frost by Jennifer Estep

Language Inside by Holloy Thompson

Leap of Faith by Jamie Blair

Loud Awake and Lost by Adele Griffin

Masque of the Red Death by Bethany Griffin

Melting Stones by Tamora Pierce

Midnight Frost by Jennifer Estep

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

More than This by Patrick Ness

My Book of Life by Angel by Martine Leavitt

My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece by Annabel Pitcher

Neptune’s Tears by Susan Waggoner

OCD Love Story by Corey Ann Haydu

Out of Nowhere by Maria Padian

Overpowered by Mark H. Kruger

Pagan’s Vows by Catherine Jinks

Party Princess by Meg Cabot

Perfect by Sara Shepard

Perfect Ruin by Lauren DeStefano

Picture Me Gone by Meg Rosoff

Pieces by Chris Lynch

Princess in Pink by Meg Cabot

Princess in Training by Meg Cabot

Princess Mia by Meg Cabot

Princess on the Brink by Meg Cabot

Returner’s Wealth by Paul Stewart

Revealed by P. C. Cast

Rise of the Nine by Pittacus Lore

Roses by G. R. Mannering

Sacrifice by Charlie Higson

Safekeeping by Karen Hesse

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

Second Chance Summer by Morgan Matson

Sin Titulo by Cameron Stewart

Snakeroot by Andrea Cremer

So Much It Hurts by Monique Polak

Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard

Spirit and Dust by Rosemary Clement-Moore

Spirit Bound by Richelle Mead

Starcrossed by Josephine Angelini

Street Magic by Tamora Pierce

Tag Along by Tom Ryan

Taming of the Tights by Louise Rennison

Tandem by Anna Jarzab

Think Tank by Matt Hawkins

This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales

Tilt by Ellen Hopkins

Touch of Frost by Jennifer Estep

Twinmaker by Sean Williams

Unbreakable by Kami Garcia

Under the Empyrean Sky by Chuck Wendig

Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead

VIII by H. M. Castor

Waking Dark by Robin Wasserman

War Within These Walls by Aline Sax

We Can Fix It! by Jess Fink

What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen

Where She Went by Gayle Forman

Wild Cards by Simone Elkeles

Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green

Yesterday by C. K. Kelly Martin


Among Wolves by Gordon Haber. Haber was a researcher and fierce advocate of wolves. This book brings together his field notes, journals and stories from friends to show his research on the Denali wolves.

Five Billion Years of Solitude by Lee Billings. Are we alone in the universe or just looking in the wrong place? Billings presents the history and current science behind the search for habitable planets.

Practice to Decieve by Ann Rule. Russel Douglas’s murder shocked the residents of Whidbey Island. Rule unravels the case in this true-crime book.

21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John C. Maxwell

All American by Steve Eubanks

Among Wolves by Gordon Haber

Art of Beadwork by Jane Lock

Audubon Birdhouse Book by Margaret A. Barker

Baby Book by William Sears

Baby Chase by Leslie Morgan Steiner

Bag of Marbles by Joseph Joffo

Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013

Capturing the Light by Roger Watson

Chasing Utopia by Nikki Giovanni

Civil Liberties

Compact Houses by Gerald Rowan

Complete Guide to Medications During Pregnancy & Breastfeeding by Carl P. Weiner

Congressional Ethics

Cooking At Home

Cool School

Daily Life in the Colonial City by Keith Krawczynski

Definitive Guide to Thriving After Cancer by Lise N. Alschuler

Double Life by Norman Mailer

Dr. J by Julius Erving

Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum’s Heart Book

Eating Expectantly by Bridget Swinney

Eating for Two by Annabel Karmel

Elizabeth of York by Alison Weir

Empire of Secrets by Calder Walton

Everyday Thai Cooking by Katie Chin

Family Celebrations with the Cake Boss by Buddy Valastro

Fine Cooking Soups & Stews

Five Billion Years of Solitude by Lee Billings

Foreclosure Survival Guide by Stephen Elias

Founders at Home by Myron Magnet

Four Doors by Richard Paul Evans

Frackers by Gregory Zuckerman

From Scratch by Allen Salkin

Furniture Makeovers by Barb Blair

Getting Away with Murder by Heraldo Munoz

Hatching Twitter by Nick Bilton

Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby by Siobhan Dolan

Healthy Pregnancy Book by William Sears

Heart by Dick Cheney

History Decoded by Brad Meltzer

History Will Prove Us Right by Howard P. Willens

How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy by Stephen Elias

Human Rights

I’m Pregnant! by Lesley Regan

Ingenious by Jason Fagone

Junkyard Planet by Adam Minter

Kid by Ben Bradlee

King’s Grave by Philippa Langley

Kitchen Remodeling

Leases & Rental Agreements by Marcia Stewart

Little Aran Celtic Knits for Kids by martin Storey

Making Your Major Decision

Man He Became by James Tobin

Manual for Writers of Research Papers by Kate L. Turabian

Map and the Territory by Alan Greenspan

Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy

Ministry of Guidance Invites You to Not Stay by Hooman Majd

Modern Calligraphy by Molly Suber Thorpe

Monsters by Rich Cohen

Mozart by Paul Johnson

My iPad by Gary Rosenzweig

My iPhone by Brad Miser

Myth of the Perfect Girl by Ana Homayoun

National Geographic Science of Everything

Nolo’s Essential Guide to Child Custody & Support by Emily Doskow

Practice to Deceive by Ann Rule

Represent Yourself in Court by Paul Bergman

Right Path by Joe Scarborough

Squared Circle by David Shoemaker

Sugarmaker’s Companion by Michael Farrell

Taking the Stand by Alan Dershowitz

Things That Matter by Charles Krauthammer

Threads Sewing Made Simple

Total Deer Hunter by Scott Bestul

U.S. Citizenship Test by J. S. Aaron

Under the Wire by Paul Conroy

Undisputed Truth by Mike Tyson

When Winter Come by Frank X. Walker

Women Who Don’t Wait in Line by Reshma Saujani

WordPress Web Design for Dummies by Lisa Sabin-Wilson

Work With Me by Barbara Annis



Elizabeth of York by Alison Weir