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New and Notable Books This Week

 

 The Books We're Excited About this Week

7/17/18

The Other Woman by David Silva (Fiction)

"From Daniel Silva, the #1 New York Times–bestselling author, comes a modern masterpiece of espionage, love, and betrayal

In an isolated village in the mountains of Andalusia, a mysterious Frenchwoman begins work on a dangerous memoir. It is the story of a man she once loved in the Beirut of old, and a child taken from her in treason’s name. The woman is the keeper of the Kremlin’s most closely guarded secret. Long ago, the KGB inserted a mole into the heart of the West—a mole who stands on the doorstep of ultimate power."

Bad Girls by Alex de Campi, Illustrated by Victor Santos (Graphic Novel)

From the Eisner-nominated writer Alex de Campi and virtuoso artist Victor Santos, this heart-pounding, starkly colored, and visually stunning graphic novel, three women have twelve hours to get out of Cuba with six-million dollars on the night of New Year’s Eve 1958.

When They Go Low, We Go High: Speeches That Shape The World and Why We Need Them by Philp Collins (Current Interest)

From Cicero to Michelle Obama, these are the most historically significant speeches ever delivered―and an inclusive analysis of what makes them so great.  Collins creates a strong defense of the power of public speaking to propagate and protect democracy and an urgent reminder that when great men and women speak to us, their words can change the world.

Mermaid School by JoAnne Stewart Wetzel, Illustrated by Julianna Swaney (Children's Picture Book)

Starting school is always exciting... especially when you're a mermaid! From schools of fish to the A B Seas, this whimsical underwater tale puts a fun twist on what to expect on the first day of school.

Rad Girls Can by Kate Schatz, Artwork by Miriam Klein Stahl (Young Adult Non-Fiction)

From the New York Times best-selling authors of Rad Women Worldwide and Rad American Women A-Z, a bold and brave collection of stories and art about inspiring and accomplished girls who have made positive impacts on the world before the age of 20.

 

 

New Arrivals in Maine Books

A Senator's Eye: Celebrating Maine, Washington, and the Joys of Scraping the Windshield Cover Image
Bimini Twist: A Jane Bunker Mystery Cover Image
I Am Birch Cover Image
Stay Hidden (Mike Bowditch Mysteries #9) Cover Image

New Nonfiction Arrivals at Sherman's

When They Go Low, We Go High: Speeches That Shape the World and Why We Need Them Cover Image
Happily Ever Esther: Two Men, a Wonder Pig, and Their Life-Changing Mission to Give Animals a Home Cover Image
Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees Cover Image
Calypso Cover Image

New Fiction Arrivals at Sherman's

The Other Woman: A Novel (Gabriel Allon #18) Cover Image
The Last Cruise Cover Image
My Year of Rest and Relaxation Cover Image
The Summer Wives: A Novel Cover Image

New Mysteries at Sherman's

Bring Me Back Cover Image
The Word Is Murder: A Novel Cover Image
The Punishment She Deserves: A Lynley Novel Cover Image
Stay Hidden (Mike Bowditch Mysteries #9) Cover Image

New Arrivals in Science Fiction and Fantasy

Spinning Silver Cover Image
Artemis Cover Image
Neil Gaiman's a Study in Emerald Cover Image
The Skaar Invasion (Fall of Shannara #2) Cover Image

New Arrivals for Children at Sherman's

Mermaid School Cover Image
All Are Welcome Cover Image
We Don't Eat Our Classmates Cover Image
The Princess and the Pit Stop Cover Image

New Arrivals for Young Readers at Sherman's

Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe Cover Image
Willa of the Wood Cover Image
The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle Cover Image
The Cardboard Kingdom Cover Image

New Arrivals for Young Adults at Sherman's

Rad Girls Can: Stories of Bold, Brave, and Brilliant Young Women Cover Image
Beast: A Tale of Love and Revenge Cover Image
The Miseducation of Cameron Post Movie Tie-in Edition Cover Image
Fugitive Six (Lorien Legacies Reborn #2) Cover Image

New Arrivals in Home Life at Sherman's

Buck, Buck, Moose: Recipes and Techniques for Cooking Deer, Elk, Moose, Antelope and Other Antlered Things Cover Image
Authentic Recipes from China: 80 Simple and Delicious Recipes from the Middle Kingdom Cover Image
Authentic Recipes from Japan Cover Image
The Picnic: Recipes and Inspiration from Basket to Blanket Cover Image