Featured New Books

Here are a few featured  selections from our most recent shipment of new books. These books are located on the new book wall on the second floor and may be checked out at the second floor desk or at the fourth floor circulation desk. If our copy is checked out, use the link to the ALICE catalog and try repeating your search in OhioLINK to find another copy of the book.

Astray, by Emma Donoghue

Call Number: PR6054.O547 A93 2012

A collection of short stories featuring a cross-section of society including runaways, drifters, gold miners, counterfeiters, attorneys, and slaves from Puritan Massachusetts and revolutionary New Jersey to antebellum Louisiana.

 

 

 

 

Back to blood : a novel, by Tom Wolfe

Call Number: PS3573.O526 B33 2012

A colorful cast of residents and visitors to Miami go about their daily activities, both legal and illegal.

 

 

 

 

 

The untold history of the United States, by Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick

Call Number: E741 .S76 2012

A companion to the ten-part documentary series outlines provocative arguments against official American historical records to reveal the origins of conservatism and the obstacles to progressive change.