New Releases for June 7th, 2011

6 Jun 2011

 

India: A Portrait by Patrick French

In only six decades since independence, India has gone from a place associated with some of the most wretched poverty on Earth to one that, economically, could dominate the 21st century. French examines the cultural foundations that have made possible a stunningly accelerated transformation from listless planned economy to capitalist and entrepreneurial powerhouse.

 

 

 

 

 

Robopocalypse by Daniel Wilson

In the near future, at a moment that no one will notice, all the dazzling technology that runs our world will unite and turn against us. "Robopocalypse" is a brilliantly conceived action-filled epic, a terrifying story with heart-stopping implications for the real technology all around us.

 

 

 

 

 

 

What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

Alice Love is twenty-nine years old, madly in love with her husband, and pregnant with their first child. So imagine her surprise when, after a fall, she comes to on the floor of a gym and discovers that she's actually thirty-nine, has three children, and is in the midst of an acrimonious divorce. A knock on the head has misplaced ten years of her life, and Alice isn't sure she likes who she's become. It turns out, though, that forgetting might be the most memorable thing that has ever happened to Alice.

 

 

 

Theodore Boone: The Abduction by John Grisham

The follow-up to the #1 New York Times bestseller Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer. Just when it seems like life for Theo is back to the status quo, a new legal mystery comes to town--and Theo is the only one who can crack the case.

 

 

 

New in Paperback:

My Name is Memory by Ann Brashares

The Murder Room by Michael Capuzzo

Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

The Outer Banks House by Diann Ducharme