New Adult Materials for December 2020 Click on a cover image to go to the catalog to place a hold. Use the arrows to scroll forward to view more titles. Fiction Leave the world behind / Rumaan Alam. Anxious people : a novel / Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith. The evening and the morning / Ken Follett. The searcher / Tana French. Beneficence : a novel / Meredith Hall. NYPD Red 6 / James Patterson and Marshall Karp. Violent peace : the war with China--aftermath of Armageddon / David Poyer. Hush-hush / Stuart Woods. White Ivy : a novel / Susie Yang. The sentinel / Lee Child and Andrew Child. Moonflower murders / Anthony Horowitz. Ready player two : a novel / Ernest Cline. D : a tale of two worlds : a novel / Michel Faber. The invisible life of Addie LaRue / V.E. Schwab. An inventory of losses / Judith Schalansky ; translated from the German by Jackie Smith. Nonfiction Wintering : the power of rest and retreat in difficult times / Katherine May. Mutual aid : building solidarity during this crisis (and the next) / Dean Spade. Mediocre : the dangerous legacy of white male America / Ijeoma Oluo. Dispatches from the race war / Tim Wise. Black futures / edited by Kimberly Drew + Jenna Wortham. The tyranny of merit : what's become of the common good? / Michael J. Sandel. In case you get hit by a bus : how to organize your life now for when you're not around later / Abby Schneiderman and Adam Seifer, with Gene Newman It was all a lie : how the Republican Party became Donald Trump / Stuart Stevens. Brave new home : our future in smarter, simpler, happier housing / Diana Lind. Apollo's arrow : the profound and enduring impact of coronavirus on the way we live / Nicholas A. Christakis. Wuhan diary : dispatches from a quarantined city / Fang Fang ; translated by Michael Berry. Who gets in and why : a year inside college admissions / Jeffrey Selingo. All is calm : a Maine Christmas reader / edited by Shannon Butler. Metazoa : animal life and the birth of the mind / Peter Godfrey-Smith. Our wild calling : how connecting with animals can transform our lives -- and save theirs / Richard Louv. How to sleep : the new science-based rules for sleeping through the night / Rafael Pelayo, MD. Good morning, Monster : a therapist shares five heroic stories of emotional recovery / Catherine Gildiner. East : 120 vegan and vegetarian recipes from Bangalore to Beijing / Meera Sodha ; photography by David Loftus ; illustrations by Monika Forsberg. The 99% invisible city : a field guide to the hidden world of everyday design / Roman Mars and Kurt Kohlstedt. A traitor to his species : Henry Bergh and the birth of the animal rights movement / Ernest Freeberg. These fevered days : ten pivotal moments in the making of Emily Dickinson / Martha Ackmann. Crazy brave : a memoir / Joy Harjo. Cross of snow : a life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow / Nicholas A. Basbanes. A promised land / Barack Obama. Red comet : the short life and blazing art of Sylvia Plath / Heather Clark. Eleanor / David Michaelis. Poetry & Writing Writing past dark : envy, fear, distraction, and other dilemmas in the writer's life / Bonnie Friedman. Before and after the book deal : a writer's guide to finishing, publishing, promoting and surviving your first book / Courtney Maum. The writer's practice : building confidence in your nonfiction writing / John Warner. Writing to persuade : how to bring people over to your side / Trish Hall. First you write a sentence : the elements of reading, writing ... and life / Joe Moran How poetry can change your heart / Andrea Gibson and Megan Falley. Poems for a world gone to sh*t How a poem moves : a field guide for readers of poetry / Adam Sol. Measure for measure : an anthology of poetic meters / edited by Annie Finch and Alexandra Oliver. The mind has cliffs of fall : poems at the extremes of feeling / edited by Robert Pinsky. Resistencia : poems of protest and revolution / introduction by Julia Alvarez ; edited by Mark Eisner & Tina Escaja. Light for the world to see / Kwame Alexander. Selected poems, 1965-1975 / Margaret Atwood. Dearly : new poems / Margaret Atwood. The door / Margaret Atwood. The tradition / Jericho Brown. Whale day : and other poems / Billy Collins. What is the grass : Walt Whitman in my life / Mark Doty. An American sunrise : poems / Joy Harjo. Ledger : poems / Jane Hirshfield. The age of Phillis / Honorée Fanonne Jeffers. Home body / Rupi Kaur. Love poems : (for anxious people) / John Kenney. Dwellers in the house of the Lord : a poem / Wesley McNair. Come closer and listen : new poems / Charles Simic. Together in a sudden strangeness : America's poets respond to the pandemic / edited by Alice Quinn. What saves us : poems of empathy and outrage in the age of Trump / edited by Mart Espada. When the light of the world was subdued, our songs came through : a Norton anthology of Native nations poetry / editors, Joy Harjo, executive editor, LeAnne Howe, executive associate editor, Jennifer Elise Foerster, associate editor. Don't read poetry : a book about how to read poems / Stephanie Burt. 100 poems / Seamus Heaney. Large Print Saving freedom : Truman, the Cold War, and the fight for Western civilization / Joe Scarborough. A promised land / Barack Obama. The lying life of adults / Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein. A time for mercy / John Grisham. The lost girls of Paris / Pam Jenoff. Robert Ludlum's the Geneva strategy / Jamie Freveletti. All the devils are here / Louise Penny. The frozen hours : a novel of the Korean War / Jeff Shaara. Near dark / Brad Thor. Graphic Novels Windows on the world / written by Robert Mailer Anderson and Zack Anderson ; illustrated by Jon Sack. Dune : the graphic novel. Book 1 / adapted by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson ; illustrated by Raúl Allén and Patricia Martín. Monstress. Volume five, Warchild / Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design. Sapiens : a graphic history. The birth of humankind. Volume one / Yuval Noah Harari, David Vandermeulen, Daniel Casanave. Political suicide : the fight for the soul of the Democratic party / Ted Rall. The Mueller report illustrated : the obstruction investigation / illustrations by Jan Feindt ; text and analysis by Rosalind S. Helderman. Solutions and other problems / Allie Brosh. Welcome to the new world : a graphic novel / by Jake Halpern and Michael Sloan. Grass / Keum Suk Gendry-Kim ; translated by Janet Hong. Big Black : Stand at Attica / written by Frank Big Black" Smith Palimpsest : documents from a Korean adoption / Lisa Wool-Rim Sjöblom ; translated by Hanna Strömberg, Lisa Wool-Rim Sjöblom, and Richey Wyver. Gender : a graphic guide / Meg-John Barker, Jules Scheele. The silence of our friends / written by Mark Long & Jim Demonakos ; art by Nate Powell. Queer : a graphic history / [text] Meg-John Barker ; [art] Julia Scheele. Excuse me : cartoons, complaints, and notes to self / Liana Finck. When I came out / Anne Mette Kaerulf Lorentzen ; translated by Charlotte Barslund. Drawing the vote : the illustrated guide to voting in America / written by Tommy Jenkins ; illustrated by Kati Lacker ; foreword by Martha S. Jones. Everything is an emergency : an OCD story in words and pictures / Jason Adam Katzenstein. Octavia E. Butler's Parable of the sower : a graphic novel adaptation / by Damian Duffy and John Jennings ; introduction by Nalo Hopkinson. Guantanamo voices : true accounts from the worlds most infamous prison / edited by Sarah Mirk ; introduction by Omar el Akkad ; illustrated by Gerardo Alba, Kasia Babis, Alex Beguez, Tracy Chahwan, Nomi Kane, Omar Khouri, Kane Lynch, Maki Naro, Hazel Newlevant, Jeremy Nguyen, Chelsea Saunders, Abu Zubaydah. Oak Flat : a fight for sacred land in the American West / Lauren Redniss. We saw scenery : the early diaries of Merrill Markoe / Merrill Markoe. Poems to see by : a comic artist interprets great poetry / Julian Peters. Dying is easy / created by Joe Hill and Martin Simmonds ; Written by Joe Hill ; Art by Martin Simmonds ; Corlor Assists by Dee Cunniffe ; Lettering/Design by Shawn Lee. Giant / Mikaël ; translation by Matt Maden ; lettering by Calix Ltd. Audiobooks The Socrates express : in search of life lessons from dead philosophers / Eric Weiner. The folly and the glory : America, Russia, and political warfare, 1945-2020 / Tim Weiner. Is this anything? / Jerry Seinfeld. The darkest evening / Ann Cleeves. The law of innocence / Michael Connelly. The new wilderness Diane Cook. War Lord / Bernard Cornwell. This mournable body : a novel / Tsitsi Dangarembga. Troubled blood / Robert Galbraith. Troubles in paradise / Elin Hilderbrand. To hold up the sky / Cixin Liu. The invisible life of Addie LaRue / V.E. Schwab. DVDs You're looking at me like I live here and I don't / a film by Scott Kirschenbaum ; produced by Shane Boris, Scott Kirschenbaum ; co-produced by Gracey Nagle ; produced by Peripheral Productions. The dog doc / Filmrise presents a Cedar Creek production ; in association with Maylo Films ; producer, Alice Henry ; director, Cindy Meehl. Our time machine / directed by Yang Sun & S. Leo Chiang. Los Reyes / Perut + Osnovikoff ; Dirk Manthey Film ; direction, Bettina Perut, Iván Osnovikoff ; production, Maite Alberdi, Bettina Perut, Iván Osnovikoff. Nomad : in the footsteps of Bruce Chatwin / written & directed by Werner Herzog. Babyteeth / IFC Films and Screen Australia present ; in association with Create NSW and Spectrum Films, Wieranderson.com & Jan Chapman Films ; a Whitefalk Films production; producer, Alex White ; writer, Rita Kalnejais ; director, Shannon Murphy. The crown. The complete third season / series producer, Michael Casey ; producer, Andy Stebbing ; producer, Martin Harrison ; created by Peter Morgan ; Sony Pictures Television ; Left Bank Pictures. Cut throat city / Well Go Entertainment, Patriot Pictures present ; in association with Rumble Riot pictures , XYZ Film ; a Patriot Pictures production ; produced by Robert F. Diggs & Michael Mendelsohn ; written by P.G. Cuschieri ; directed by RZA. Ghost dog : the way of the samurai / directed by Jim Jarmusch. The Great. Season one / a Civic Center Media & MRC Television production ; created by Tony McNamara. Killing Eve. [Season one] / written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Luke Jennings, George Kay, Vicky Jones and Rob Williams ; directed by Jon East, Damon Thomas, Harry Bradbeer. Killing Eve. Season two / A Sid Gentle FIlms LTD production for BBC America ; series producer, Elinor Day ; written by Emerald Fennell ; directed by Damon Thomas. Killing Eve. Season 3 / Endeavor/Content ; Sid Gentle Films Ltd. ; BBC America original production. Letterkenny. Seasons 5 & 6 / DHX Media presents a New Metric Media production ; in partnership with DHX Media, Play Fun Games Pictures and Four Peaks Media Group ; producer, Greg Copeland ; written by Jared Keeso, Jacob Tierney ; directed by Jacob Tierney. Misbehaviour / Pathe BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present a Left Bank Pictures Production ; producer, Suzanne Mackie, Sarah Jane Wheale ; story by Rebecca Frayn, Gaby Chiappe ; director, Philippa Lowthorpe. The outpost / a Millennium Media and Perfection Hunter production in association with York Films ; produced by Paul Merryman, Paul Tamasy, Marc Frydman, Jeffrey Greenstein, Jonathan Yunger, Yariv Lerner, Les Weldon ; screenplay by Paul Tamasy & Eric Johnson ; directed by Rod Lurie. Star Trek. Picard. Season one. Relic / Agbo Films and Screen Australia present ; in association with Film Victoria ; a Carver Films and Nine Stories production ; produced by Anna McLeish and Sarah Shaw, Jake Gyllenhaal and Riva Marker ; written by Natalie Erika James and Christian White ; directed by Natalie Erika James. Someone somewhere = Deux moi / Ce Qui Me Meut & Studio Canal présentent ; une coproduction Ce Qui Me Meut, Studio Canal, France 2 Cinéma avec Panache Productions, La Compagnie Cinématographique & Proximus ; scénario, Santiago Amigorena, Cédric Klapisch ; produit par Bruno Levy ; un film de Cédric Klapisch. Summerland / Quickfire Films, BFI present ; in association with Embankment Films ; a Shoebox Films/Iota Films production ; written and directed by Jessica Swale ; produced by Guy Heeley and Adrian Sturges. The trip to Greece / a Revolution Films/Baby Cow/Small Man production for Sky ; directed by Michael Winterbottom ; produced by Josh Hyams, Melissa Parmenter. True history of the Kelly gang / director, Justin Kurzel. Westworld. Season 3. New world.