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New Bargain Books and Other Arrivals

14 May 2011

In addition to new release titles this week, we have have received a shipment of fabulous new bargain books. These beautiful books range from cookbooks to history, to home decor to children's, and even literature. They're priced only a fraction of their original cost, too. 


Some of the new releases this week are:

 

 

 

Area 51 by Annie Jacobsen

 It is the most famous military installation in the world. And it doesn't exist. Located a mere seventy-five miles outside of Las Vegas in Nevada's desert, the base has never been acknowledged by the U.S. government-but Area 51 has captivated imaginations for decades. Annie Jacobsen had exclusive access to nineteen men who served at the base for decades, and unprecedented access to fifty-five additional military and intelligence personnel, scientists, pilots, and engineers linked to the secret base. Jacobsen shows us what has really gone on in the Nevada desert, from testing nuclear weapons to building super-secret, supersonic jets to pursuing the War on Terror.

 

 

Vaclav and Lena by Haley Tanner

 Vaclav and Lena seem destined for each other. They meet as children in an ESL class in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. Vaclav is precocious and verbal. Lena, struggling with English, takes comfort in the safety of his adoration, his noisy, loving home, and the care of Rasia, his big-hearted mother. Vaclav imagines their story unfolding like a fairy tale, or the perfect illusion from his treasured "Magician's Almanac, " but among the many truths to be discovered in Haley Tanner's wondrous debut is that happily ever after is never a foregone conclusion. One day, Lena does not show up for school. She has disappeared from Vaclav and his family's lives as if by a cruel magic trick. For the next seven years, Vaclav says goodnight to Lena without fail, wondering if she is doing the same somewhere. On the eve of Lena's seventeenth birthday he finds out.

 

Pirate Hunter of the Caribbean by David Cordingly

From one of the world's foremost experts on pirate history and author of the perennial favorite Under the Black Flag comes the thrilling story of the man who fought the real pirates of the Caribbean. Sea captain, privateer, and colonial governor, Woodes Rogers was one of the early 18th century's boldest and most colorful characters. Pirate Hunter of the Caribbean is the definitive account of his incredible life. 

 

 

 

New in Paperback:

War by Sebastian Junger

The Passage by Justin Cronin

New Releases for May 10th, 2011

9 May 2011

Action packed and mysterious check out these new releases, sure to keep you flipping through the pages!

 

 

 

 

Seal Team Six by Howard E. Wasdin and Stephen Templin

For the first time ever, a Navy SEAL Team Six sniper chronicles how he became an elite warrior and the ferocious battle that nearly cost him his life.

 

 

 

 

 

 In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Lason

The time is 1933, the place, Berlin, when William E. Dodd becomes America's first ambassador to Hitler's Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in history. A mild-mannered professor from Chicago, Dodd brings along his wife, son, and flamboyant daughter, Martha. Written by the bestselling author of "Devil in the White City, In the Garden of Beasts" lends a stunning, eyewitness perspective on events as they unfold in real time, revealing an era of surprising nuance and complexity.

 

 

 

 

The Snowman by Jo Nesbo

Internationally acclaimed, bestselling Norwegian writer Nesb appears on the Knopf list for the first time with a bone-chilling new thriller about a serial killer who takes Harry Hole--Nesb's irascible police investigator--to the brink of insanity.

 

 

 

 

Noah Barleywater Runs Away by John Boyne

Internationally acclaimed, bestselling Norwegian writer Nesb appears on the Knopf list for the first time with a bone-chilling new thriller about a serial killer who takes Harry Hole--Nesb's irascible police investigator--to the brink of insanity.

 

 

 

 

***New in Paperback***

The Daughter of Siena by Marina Fiorato

Tempted by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast

Tiny Sunbirds, Far Away by Christie Watson 

 

 

 

Ghent: Now Back in Stock!

5 May 2011

Now Back in Stock Ghent by Amy Yarsinske!  Complete with new beautiful cover, come in and get your copy today!

 

 

Ghent, perhaps more than any other Norfolk suburb, has a story to tell that transcends its historic port city lineage, reaching national importance in its planning and execution. Despite changing times and tastes, Ghent's period architecture, tree-lined streets, and attractive waterfront location combine to ensure that Ghent will remain a beloved, integral area of Norfolk for generations.

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