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Thu Oct 16 18:02:30 2014 UTClccn-no20090381400.06Lincoln [a photobiography] /0.120.13The pale king83587512Robert_Petkoffno20090381408042645lccn-n85192107Palmer, Michael1942-2013lccn-no2009008753Hachette Audio (Firm)np-toren, suzanneToren, Suzannenrtlccn-n93107620Donoghue, Emma1969-lccn-n79041797L'Amour, Louis1908-1988lccn-n2004039291Koryta, Michaelnp-archer, ellenArcher, Ellennrtlccn-n87116788Friedman, Michalnrtlccn-no2008017110OverDrive, Inclccn-n86001949Wallace, David FosterPetkoff, RobertFictionPolitical fictionPsychological fictionBiographyJuvenile worksAutobiographical fictionSuspense fictionShort storiesBlack humorHorror talesUnited StatesKidnappingBoysMother and childPhysiciansPsychopathsEscapesWashington (D.C.)Virus diseasesQuarantineVirologistsPresidents--SuccessionBioterrorismUnited States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)MurderMurder--InvestigationPolitical corruptionBillionairesAssassinsOrganized crimeSerial murderersIntelligence officersFathers and daughtersAlcoholicsLegislators--DeathPsychological fictionConspiraciesMass murderViolenceMedical officesPresidents' spousesOffice politicsFrontier and pioneer lifeAvariceUnited States, WestBiological weaponsVirusesGeorgia--AtlantaCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)Wallace, David FosterHotelsRevengeCivil servicePaleontologistsMinnesotaPresidentsLincoln, Abraham,BrothersNew York (State)--New YorkSerial murder investigation1977199319971999200120042006200820092010201120122013201420680117416813.54PS3566.A539ocn548642031ocn654318492ocn317893531ocn672008360ocn748562569ocn706078916ocn720699028ocn423587619ocn318878663ocn666823227ocn057219115ocn048991754ocn876610069ocn084672155ocn050621645ocn838917701ocn429147649ocn502014640184511ocn548642031rcrd20100.12Donoghue, EmmaRoom a novelFictionPsychological fictionNarrator Jack and his mother, who was kidnapped seven years earlier when she was a 19-year-old college student, celebrate his fifth birthday. They live in a tiny, 11-foot-square soundproofed cell in a converted shed in the kidnapper's yard. The sociopath, whom Jack has dubbed Old Nick, visits at night, grudgingly doling out food and supplies. But Ma, as Jack calls her, proves to be resilient and resourceful--and attempts a nail-biting escape+-+0594694516135411ocn654318492rcrd20090.12Palmer, MichaelA heartbeat awayFictionPolitical fictionSuspense fictionPreparing to give a State of the Union address when a terrorist group releases a deadly virus into the Capitol building, President James Allaire is forced to enlist the services of a virologist who has been wrongly imprisoned for suspected terrorist intentions+-+18445727968197ocn298842877rcrd20090.12Bazell, JoshBeat the reaper a novelFictionBlack humorSuspense fictionPeter Brown is a young emergency room doctor whose sealed identity in the witness protection program is about to give out! After a heart-thumping morning (including a mugging and a lusty elevator encounter with a hot pharmaceuticals rep), Peter treats a new patient who knows him from his other life. Can he keep the patient alive long enough to beat the reaper?+-+27899755167997ocn317893531rcrd20090.12Dekker, TedBoneMan's daughtersFictionA serial killer is kidnapping young girls, breaking their bones, and leaving them to die. Ryan Evans is an intelligence officer who is alienated from his own family. When the BoneMan kidnaps Ryan's daughter, Ryan must take on this deranged killer himself to save her+-+99519755167707ocn795174393rcrd20120.12Palmer, MichaelPolitical suicideFictionPolitical fictionSuspense fictionDr. Lou Welcome has been supervising Dr. Gary McHugh's recovery from alcoholism. Though McHugh hasn't been taking his AA program seriously, Lou sees progress and the two have become friends. After visiting a patient of his, Congressmen Elias Colston, McHugh is found unconscious in his wrecked car. Colston has been shot dead, and McHugh is the prime suspect, though he insists the congressman was dead when he got there. Lou investigates the murder and uncovers a deadly conspiracy7116ocn765992014rcrd20120.12Palmer, MichaelOath of officeFictionSuspense fictionLou Welcome, a disgraced former doctor battling drug and alcohol addiction, forms an unlikely partnership with First Lady Dr. Darlene Mallory in an investigation into the food industry and the effects that genetically modified corn may be having on the population+-+70445727966589ocn720699028rcrd20110.13Wallace, David FosterThe pale kingFictionAutobiographical fictionPartially written before his death, author David Foster Wallace presents a fictitious version of himself as the protagonist in his final novel. When Wallace arrives for training at the IRS Regional Examination Center in Peoria, Illinois, everything appears normal. However, as Wallace quickly learns, normal just isn't the case. From the bizarre boredom-survival training to the wild personalities among his co-workers, Wallace is convinced the IRS is determined to dehumanize and humiliate him+-+30246945166167ocn505249268rcrd19770.12L'Amour, LouisWestward the tideFictionPromised a boat-load of gold and a chance to woo the girl of his dreams, gritty Matt Bardoul accepts a job to take a wagon full of goods out west. However, when the journey sours and someone tries to gun him down, Matt realizes that he may have been set up+-+15828225855895ocn875393487rcrd20140.12Palmer, MichaelResistantFictionSuspense fictionWhen Dr. Lou Welcome fills in last minute for his boss at a national conference in Atlanta, he brings along his best friend, Cap Duncan. But an accident turns tragic when Cap injures his leg while running. The open wound is the perfect breeding ground for a deadly microbial invader committed to eating Cap alive from the inside out. Turning to the Centers for Disease Control, Lou uncovers a link to a shadowy group known as One Hundred Neighbors who are using health institutions as hostages5565ocn748562569file20100.10Koryta, MichaelSo cold the riverFictionHorror talesSuspense fictionIt started with a beautiful woman and a challenge. As a gift for her husband, Alyssa Bradford approaches Eric Shaw to make a documentary about her father-in-law, Campbell Bradford, a 95-year-old billionaire whose past is wrapped in mystery. Eric grabs the job even though there are few clues to the man's past -- just the name of his hometown and an antique water bottle he's kept his entire life+-+593333251632452811ocn744533062rcrd20110.10Bazell, JoshWild thing a novelFictionBlack humorIt's hard to find work as a doctor when using your real name will get you killed. So hard that when a reclusive billionaire offers Dr. Peter Brown, aka Pietro Brnwa, a job accompanying a sexy but self-destructive paleontologist on the world's worst field assignment, Brown has no real choice but to say yes4778ocn247039177rcrd20080.06Freedman, RussellLincoln [a photobiography]Juvenile worksBiographyA study of the boyhood, marriage, professional life, political career, and tragic death of Abraham Lincoln includes select photos from the print edition+-+72072848254756ocn796030270rcrd20120.12Koryta, MichaelThe prophetFictionTwo brothers in a small Midwestern town: one the high school's beloved football coach on the verge of a state championship, one scraping by as a bail bondsman. Their sister was abducted and murdered when they were teenagers, and they've been divided since that day. Now a new killing with ties to each of them has forced a painful and adversarial reunion4735ocn777656160rcrd20120.13Donoghue, EmmaAstrayFictionShort storiesThe fascinating characters that roam across the pages of Emma Donoghue's stories have all gone astray: they are emigrants, runaways, drifters, lovers old and new. They are gold miners and counterfeiters, attorneys and slaves. They cross other borders too: those of race, law, sex, and sanity. They travel for love or money, incognito or under duress. With rich historical detail, the celebrated author of Room takes us from puritan Massachusetts to revolutionary New Jersey, antebellum Louisiana to the Toronto highway, lighting up four centuries of wanderings that have profound echoes in the present4581ocn834439116rcrd20130.12Deadly heatFictionDetermined to find justice for her mother, top NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat continues to pursue the elusive former CIA station chief who ordered her execution over a decade ago. For the hunt, Nikki teams once again with her romantic partner, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Jameson Rook. Their quest for the old spy and the motive behind the past murder unearths an alarming terror plot - which is anything but ancient history. It is lethal. It is now. And it has already entered its countdown phase4336ocn813914239rcrd20130.10Castle, RichardStorm front [a Derrick Storm thriller]FictionSuspense fictionWhen, throughout the world, high-level bankers are being tortured and murdered by his old nemesis Gregor Derrick, Derrick Storm is called in by the CIA to figure out who Volkov is working for and why, and, with the help of a beautiful and mysterious foreign agent, uncovers a plot that could destroy the global economy4126ocn711737772rcrd20110.10Koryta, MichaelThe ridgeFictionA local Kentucky reporter must convince people that an age-old local legend has come to life after he receives a suicide note from the builder of a homemade lighthouse in the middle of the woods+-+35518666163794ocn727702843rcrd20120.10L'Amour, LouisThe riders of High RockFictionIn this third adventure, Hopalong Cassidy rides into the cattle country just east of the California line, looking for an old friend. He finds Red Connors holed up in a mountain cave with a bullet in his side and a story to tell. The ranchers around Tascotal had been losing their stock, and when Red caught the rustlers in the act, they hunted him down, shot him, and left him for dead. Jack Bolt, a savage, ruthless killer, has brought in a tough band of hard cases to run his operation. And now he's sending them out to take care of the one man who stands in his way: Hopalong Cassidy. But Bolt's about to learn the hard way that if you shoot down a man like Cassidy, you'd better make sure he never gets up again3696ocn707392069file20100.12Koryta, MichaelThe Cypress HouseFictionWhen Arlen Wagner awakens on a train one hot Florida night and sees death's telltale sign in the eyes of his fellow passengers, he tries to warn them. Only 19-year-old Paul Brickhill believes him, and the two abandon the train, hoping to escape certain death. They continue south, but are soon stranded at the Cypress House--an isolated Gulf Coast boarding house run by the beautiful Rebecca Cady--directly in the path of an approaching hurricane. But the storm isn't the only approaching danger+-+93306945163243575ocn744533095rcrd20110.12Dale Carnegie & AssociatesHow to win friends and influence people in the digital ageDale Carnegie's How to Win Friends and Influence People was first published in 1936, decades before cell phones, email and social networking changed the way we interact with each other. While technology may have changed, Carnegie's lessons on communication and leadership remain just as relevant now as they ever were. Now for the first time, these powerful lessons are given a face-lift and made to apply directly in the fast, computer-driven age that we live in today+-+9639987996+-+0594694516+-+0594694516Thu Oct 16 15:53:12 EDT 2014batch24509