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Dissent: the history of an American idea by Ralph Young
A small death in the great glen: a novel by A.D. Scott
The novel habits of happiness [sound recording] by Alexander McCall Smith
The only woman in the room: why science is still a boys' club by Eileen Pollack
The autobiography of James T. Kirk: the story of Starfleet's greatest captain by James T. Kirk ; edited by David A. Goodman
Reykjavik nights [large print] by Arnaldur Indridason ; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb
Trust no one [large print] by Jayne Ann Krentz
Shark skin suite [large print] by Tim Dorsey
The betrayed [large print] by Heather Graham
Small mercies [large print] by Eddie Joyce
Station eleven by Emily St. John Mandel. The first author tour is coming up this week, October 5, with events scheduled in Grand Haven, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and Lansing. For Emily St. John Mandel's full schedule please visit the 2015-2016 Great Michigan Read website.
The constable's tale: a novel of colonial America by Donald Smith
Once in a great city: a Detroit story by David Maraniss
Resorting to murder: holiday mysteries by edited by Martin Edwards
Time and navigation: the untold story of getting from here to there by Andrew K. Johnston, Roger D. Connor, Carlene E. Stephens, Paul E. Ceruzzi
The big bad book of Bill Murray: a critical appreciation of the worlds's finest actor by Robert Schnakenberg
No river too wide [large print] by Emilie Richards. Some betrayals are like rivers, so deep, so wide, they can't be crossed. But-for those with enough courage-forgiveness, redemption and love may be found on the other side.
The body in the kelp by Katherine Hall Page. The purchase of a beautiful handmade quilt at an estate auction lovingly constructed by wealthy, deceased, and detested Matilda Prescott, turns out to be quite a bargain indeed -- especially when transplanted, New York caterer Faith Sibley Fairchild discovers it to be a map to the old woman's hidden treasure.
A deadly grind by Victoria Hamilton. A Hoosier to die for? When vintage cookware and cookbook collector Jaymie Leighton spies an original 1920s Hoosier brand kitchen cabinet at an estate auction, it's love at first sight until someone is murdered.
Dying on the vine by Peter King. And the main course is... murder. Animated by a passion for food, wine and justice, Harper Goodwin, the Gourmet Detective travels to Provence to investigate a shadowy business deal between two vineyards. But before he can even sample the delights of Pate de Grives on triangles of hot, crisp toast, he encounters a corpse leaning against a cart in the vineyard.
SuperMensch [videodisc]: the legend of Shep Gordon. Recounts the career and times of talent manager and Hollywood insider Shep Gordon, told through interviews with Shep Gordon himself as well as Alice Cooper, Emeril Lagasse, Michael Douglas, Anne Murray and many of his other clients and friends. Mike Myers directed this film.
Birders [videodisc]: the Central Park effect. A look at the vast variety of wild birds which can be found in Manhattan's Central Park and the birdwatchers who flock to the park to see them.
The professor: [large print] by Charlotte Bronte
Pride and prejudice [large print] by Jane austen
Lord Jim [large print] by Joseph Conrad ; edited by Cedric Watts and Robert Hampson
The black arrow [large print]: a tale of the two roses by Robert Louis Stevenson
Selected poems of Emily Dickinson [large print] by Emily Dickinson
Around the world in eighty days [large print] by Jules Verne