New Books – 2014

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ART
Modern Spirit: The Art of George Morrison – W. Jackson Rushing III 

BIOGRAPHY
The Bully Pulpit – Doris Kearns Goodwin
Conquering the Odds: Journey of a Shepherd Girl – Habibo Haji

CHILDREN’S BOOKS
Flora & Ulysses – Kate DiCamillo

ECONOMICS/BUSINESS
Capital in the Twenty-First Century – Thomas Piketty
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt – Michael Lewis

FICTION
The Book Thief – Markus Zusak
The Death of Ivan Ilyich – Leo Tolstoy
Good Lord Bird – James McBride
Lila – Marilynne Robinson
My Struggle – Karl Ove Knausgaard
Olive Kittridge – Elizabeth Strout
Ordinary Grace – William Kent Krueger
The Pickup – Nadine Gordimer
The Road Back to Sweetgrass – Linda LeGarde Grover
Sometimes a Great Notion – Ken Kesey
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle – Haruki Murakami
Written in my Own Heart’s Blood – Diana Gabaldon

HISTORY
Return of A King: The Battle for Afghanistan 1839-42 – William Dalrymple
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America – George Packer

LARGE PRINT
The Private Patient – P.D. James
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio – Terry Ryan
The Professor and the Madman – Simon Winchester
Revolutionary Summer: The Birth of American Independence – Joseph J. Ellis
Wolf Hall – Hilary Mantel

MYSTERY/SPY/ADVENTURE
Bury Your Dead – Louise Penny
Celtic Riddle – Lyn Hamilton
The Gun in Daniel Webster’s Bust – Margaret Scherf
Leaving Everything Most Loved – Jacqueline Winspear
The Princeton Murders – Ann Waldron
Xbalba Murders – Lyn Hamilton

NATURE/ENVIRONMENT
Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty and Economics for a Warming World – William D. Nordhaus
Crow Planet: Essential Wisdom from the Urban Wilderness – Lyanda L. Haupt
Tom’s River: A Story of Science and Salvation – Dan Fagin
Walden Warming: Climate Change Comes to Thoreau’s Woods – Richard D. Primack

POETRY
Miracle Fair – Wislawa Szymborska
Odessa: Poems – Patricia Kirkpatrick

POLITICS/GOVERNMENT
The New Arabs: How the Millennial Generation is Changing the Middle East – Juan Cole

PSYCHOLOGY
Emotional Intelligence – Daniel Goleman

SCIENCE/LOGIC/MATH
From Zero to Infinity: What Makes Numbers Interesting – Constance Reid

SHORT STORIES
The Keillor Reader – Garrison Keillor
Wilderness Tips – Margaret Atwood

SOCIOLOGY
Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other – Sherry Turkle

TRAVEL WRITING
The Broken Road: From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos – Patrick Leigh Fermor
Great Plains – Ian Frazier