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New books reach shelves

Published: Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

DIXON – New books are available to be checked out at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.

The Library Book Group will read “Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President,” by Candice Millard.

Fiction

“Centerville,” by Karen Osborn; “Dear Life: Stories,” by Alice Munro; “Political Suicide,” by Michael Palmer; “Two Graves: Pendergast No. 12,” by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child; “Shadow Creek,” by Joy Fielding.

“The Lawgiver,” by Herman Wouk; “The Master Butchers Singing Club,” by Louise Erdrich; “The First Prophet: Bishop Files No. 1,” by Kay Hooper; “Threat Vector,” by Tom Clancy with Mark Greaney.

“The Last Man,” by Vince Flynn; “Shiver,” by Karen Robards; “The Twelve Tribes of Hattie,” by Ayana Mathis; “Cross Roads,” by William Paul Young; and “Nano,” by Robin Cook.

Mysteries

“The Buzzard Table,” by Margaret Maron; “Looking for Yesterday: Sharon McCone No. 29,” by Marcia Muller; “Target Lancer,” by Max Collins; “Vengeance ,” by Benjamin Black (large print); “Gone: Hannah Smith No.1,” by Randy White (large print); and “And Then You Dye: Needlecraft Mysteries No. 16,” by Monica Ferris.

Christian Fiction

“Band of Sisters,” by Cathy Gohlke.

Science Fiction and Fantasy

“Iced,” by Karen Moning; “The Annotated Sword of Shannara,” by Terry Brooks; “West and East: The War That Came Early No. 2,” by Harry Turtledove; and “2312,” by Kim Robinson.

Nonfiction

“Elaine’s Circle,” by Bob Katz; “This Old House – Easy Upgrades: Bathrooms”; “In Our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action,” by Ellen Alderman and Caroline Kennedy; “The Right to Privacy,” by Ellen Alderman and Caroline Kennedy.

“The Relationship Cure: A 5-Step Guide,” by John Gottman, Ph.D. and Joan DeClaire; “Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey Into the Afterlife,” by Eben Alexander, M.D.; “Breast Cancer: 50 Essential Things You Can Do,” by Greg Anderson; “Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings, 10th Ed.,” by Jennifer Amann, Alex Wilson, and Katie Ackerly.

“Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers,” by Anne Lamott; “Love and Respect,” by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs; “Mean Girls at Work,” by Katherine Crowley and Kathi Elster.

“Marmee and Louisa: Louisa May Alcott and Her Mother,” by Eve LaPlante; “The Rise of Rome,” by Anthony Everitt.

“Far From the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity,” by Andrew Solomon; “Kaplan – ACT Strategies, Practice and Review 2013”; “Horsekeeping on a Small Acreage,” by Cherry Hill.

“iPhone 5 for Dummies,” by Edward Baig and Bob LeVitus.

“Taunton’s Masonry Complete,” by Cody Macfie;” Peterson’s Master the GED 2013”; “iPad for Seniors for Dummies,” by Nancy Muir; “Knock ‘em Dead: The Ultimate Search Guide 2013,” by Martin Yate; “Peterson’s Cool Colleges 2013”; “Paris, My Sweet,” by Amy Thomas.

“Windows 8 All-In-One for Dummies,” by Woody Leonhard; “The Only Astrology Book You’ll Ever Need,” by Joanna Woolfolk; T”he Tools: Transform Your Problems Into Courage, Confidence and Creativity,” by Phil Stutz and Barry Michels.

“The Virgin Diet,” by J.J. Virgin; “Critical Decisions: How You and Your Doctor Can Make the Right Medical Choices Together,” by Peter Ubel, M.D.

“DK Eyewitness Travel – Las Vegas”; “Fodor’s The Official Guide to America’s National Parks.”

“Fodor’s California 2013”; “Fodor’s Las Vegas 2013”; “Fodor’s Alaska 2013”; “Fodor’s Florida 2013”; “Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2013.”

“The Baby Names Almanac 2013,” by Emily Larson; “No Fear Shakespeare – As You Like It;” “Tap Dancing to Work: Warren Buffett on Practically Everything,” by Carol Loomis.

“The End of Men and the Rise of Women,” by Hanna Rosin; and “The Joy of Family Traditions,” by Jennifer Thompson.

Large print

“The Right-Hand Shore,” by Christopher Tilghman; “In the Shadow of the Banyan,” by Vaddey Ratner; “A Foreign Country,” by Charles Cumming; “The Last Man,” by Vince Flynn.

“Heartsong,” by Debbie Macomber (vintage/re-release); “Sweet,” by Laurel Falls: “Hope’s Crossing No. 3,” by RaeAnne Thayne; “The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared,” by Jonas Jonasson; “The Orchardist,” by Amanda Coplin.

“Lionel Asbo, State of England,” by Martin Amis; “Christmas in Cornwall,” by Marcia Willett.

“Private London,” by James Patterson and Mark Pearson; “Notorious Nineteen,” by Janet Evanovich; and “The Forgotten,” by David Baldacci.

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