New DVDs

Creed II: Adonis Creed, son of deceased world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, has boxing in his blood but is up against the biggest challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family’s past only intensified his impending battle in the ring. Adonis and Rocky Balboa, his father’s rival-turned-friend, need to confront their shared legacy, question what’s worth fighting for and discover that nothing’s more important than family.

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald: After the powerful dark wizard Geller Grindelwald escapes from custody, Magizoologist Newt Scamander is called upon by Hogwarts professor Albus Dumbledore once again. Facing unforeseen dangers, Newt must find a way to stop Grindelwald, whose plan for pure-blood wizards to rule over non-magical beings threatens to divide the entire wizarding world.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse: Introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.

Death of a Nation: Not since 1860 have the Democrats so frantically refused to accept the result of a free election. That year, their target was Lincoln. Now, their target is President Trump and his supporters. Through historical recreations and a searching examination of fascism and white supremacy, Death of a Nation cuts through progressive lies to expose hidden history and explosive truths.

Colette: After marrying a writer known commonly as “Willy”, he convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. Colette’s fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.

Ben is Back: Julia Roberts delivers a riveting performance as a mother swept into a race against time after her troubled 19-year-old son returns home for Christmas – and suddenly disappears. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed – and a mother’s love is tested – in this powerful film.

Smallfoot: Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn’t exist – a human! News of Percy the “smallfoot” throws the simple Yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village.

Holmes and Watson: The Step Brothers are reunited – this time playing the world’s greatest detective and his loyal sidekick and biography. Together they join forces to solve a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon realize that they only have 5,760 minutes to solve the case or the queen will be next.

If Beal Street Could Talk: Set in 1970’s Harlem, newly engaged 19-year-old Tish and her fiance Fonny have a beautiful future ahead of them. But their fans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit. Now the pair and their families must fight for justice in the name of love and the promise of the American dream in this lush, moving, dramatic film.

Venom: Eddie Brock is a broken man after he loses everything, including his job and fiancee. Just when his life is at its lowest, he becomes host to an alien symbiote which results in an extraordinary superpowers – transforming his into Venom. Will these powers be enough for this new lethal protector to defeat great evil forces, especially against the far stronger and more weaponized symbiote rival, Riot.

New Fiction Titles

The Last Second by Catherine Coulter: A private French space agency has sent a satellite into orbit that harbors a frightening reality: a nuclear electromagnetic pulse has been hidden aboard. In days, when the satellite is in position, Dr. Neveah Patil, will have the power to lay waste to the world with her EMP, and create her own immortality with the Holy Grail–the stones of the heavens.

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See: This beautiful, thoughtful novel illuminates a world turned upside down, one where the women are in charge, engaging in dangerous physical work, and the men take care of the children. A classic Lisa See story—one of women’s friendships and the larger forces that shape them—The Island of Sea Women introduces listeners to the fierce and unforgettable lady divers of Jeju Island and the dramatic history that shaped their lives.

Tangerine by Christine Mangan: Arriving in Tangier with her new husband only to encounter the estranged best friend she has not seen in more than a year, Alice allows her friend to introduce her to the rhythms and culture of Morocco, only to be quickly stifled by the woman’s controlling nature.

In a House of Lies by Ian Rankin: When the remains of a private investigator who went missing a decade earlier are discovered, Siobhan Clarke uncovers disturbing evidence implicating her mentor, Inspector Rebus.

Where the Forest Meets the Stars by Glendy Vanderah: When a mysterious child who shows up at Jo’s cabin, she enlists the help of her reclusive neighbor, Gabe, to solve the mystery of the charming child. How does a young girl not only read but understand Shakespeare? Why do good things keep happening in her presence? And why aren’t Jo and Gabe checking the missing children’s website anymore? Though the three have formed an incredible bond, they know difficult choices must be made.

Wild Card by Stuart Woods: Barrington and his latest paramour are enjoying a peaceful country retreat when their idyll is broken by an unwelcome stranger. He was sent by an enemy with boundless resources and a thirst for vengeance, this foe will not be deterred, and when one plot fails another materializes. Their latest plan is more ambitious and subtle than any they’ve tried before, and the consequences could remake the nation.

Residue by Michael McGarrity: A long-unsolved mystery gets a grim new break when the bones of Kim Ward are unearthed in Las Cruces, New Mexico, forty-five years after her disappearance. Suspicion swiftly falls on her old college boyfriend: retired Police Chief Kevin Kerney. Left grasping for clues, with no alibi and not a single witness to speak for him, Kerney and his wife must race to reconstruct long-past events to identify the one person who can clear his name and expose the killer before it is too late.

The Cornwalls are Gone by James Patterson: Intelligence officer Amy Cornwall must use lethal tactics in open defiance of Army Command when a mysterious adversary kidnaps her family and gives her forty-eight hours to commit an unspeakable crime.

Mornings on Main by Jody Thomas: When Jillian James lands in the small town Texas community of Laurel Springs, she’s definitely not planning to stay. Connor Larady is a single dad, and the only one caring for his grandmother, Eugenia, who has Alzheimer’s. When Connor meets down-on-her-luck Jillian, he’s out of options. Can he trust the newcomer to do right by his grandmother’s legacy?

New Fiction Titles

Run Away by Harlan Coben: You’ve lost your daughter. And she’s made it clear that she doesn’t want to be found, and you do the only thing a parent can do: you follow her into a dark and dangerous world you never knew existed. Before you know it, both your family and your life are on the line. And in order to protect your daughter from the evils of that world, you must face them head on.

Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi: Influenced by the mysterious place gingerbread holds in classic children’s stories, beloved novelist Helen Oyeyemi invites readers into a delightful tale of a surprising family legacy, in which the inheritance is a recipe. As the book follows the Lee family through encounters with jealousy, ambition, family grudges, work, wealth, and real estate, gingerbread seems to be the one thing that reliably holds a constant value.

You Don’t Own Me by Mary Higgins Clark: Television producer Laurie Moran stops at nothing to solve the murder of a celebrity doctor–even as she finds herself in grave danger as a mysterious stalker plots his next move.

Celtic Empire by Clive Cussler: The murders of a team of United Nations scientists in El Salvador. A deadly collision in the waterways off the city of Detroit. An attack by tomb raiders on an archaeological site along the banks of the Nile. Is there a link between these violent events?

Blood Oath by Linda Fairstein: Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper of the Manhattan Sex Crimes Unit is finally back at work following a leave of absence. But even she can’t anticipate the complexity of her first case when she meets Lucy, a young woman who testified years earlier at a landmark federal trial and now reveals that she was sexually assaulted by a prominent official during that time.

The Liar’s Wife by Samantha Hayes: When Ella wakes up in the hospital following a hit and run incident, she is scared and confused. Close to tears, her eyes fall on a get-well-soon card on the window sill and the nurse reassures her that her loving husband will be back soon. But Ella has never been married…

The American Agent by Jacqueline Winspear: When Catherine Saxon, an American correspondent reporting on the war in Europe, is found murdered in her London digs, news of her death is concealed by British authorities. Entangled in an investigation linked to the power of wartime propaganda and American political intrigue being played out in Britain, Maisie will face losing her dearest friend–and the possibility that she might be falling in love again.

Silent Night by Daniel Steel: Paige Watts is the ultimate stage mother. The daughter of Hollywood royalty, Paige channels her own acting dreams into making her daughter, Emma, a star. By the age of nine, Emma is playing a central role in a hit TV show. Then everything is shattered by unforeseeable tragedy. But with her Aunt Whitney’s help, along with a team of caregivers and doctors, Emma begins to find her way, starting her young life all over again–and changing the lives of everyone around her.

The Lost Man by Jane Harper: Two brothers meet at the remote fence line separating their cattle ranches in the lonely outback. The third brother lies dead at their feet. Something caused Cam, the middle child who had been in charge of the family homestead, to die alone in the middle of nowhere. Amidst the grief, suspicion starts to take hold, and the eldest brother begins to wonder if more than one among them is at risk of crumbling as the weight of isolation bears down on them all.

New Non Fiction Titles

Coders by Clive Thompson: Presents a brilliant and immersive anthropological reckoning with the most powerful tribe in the world today, computer programmers – where they come from, how they think, what makes for greatness in their world, and what should give us pause.

Mostly Sunny by Janice Dean: Janice is well-known for the infectious joy she brings to segments on Fox & Friends, no matter the weather. Yet many of her fans know there’s more to her story than blizzards that are brewing or National Pancake Day celebrations.

The Laws of Human Nature by Robert Greene: Drawing from the ideas and examples of Pericles, Queen Elizabeth I, Martin Luther King Jr, and many others, Greene teaches us how to detach ourselves from our own emotions and master self-control, how to develop the empathy that leads to insight, how to look behind people’s masks, and how to resist conformity to develop your singular sense of purpose.

Ladies Who Punch by Ramin Setoodeh: Setoodeh uncovers the truth about Star’s weight loss and wedding madness, Rosie’s feud with Trump, Whoopi’s toxic relationship with Rosie, and Barbara’s difficulty stepping away. Plus, all the unseen hugs, snubs, tears–and one dead rodent. Ladies Who Punch shows why The View can be mimicked and mocked, but it can never be matched.

Parkland by David Cullen: An account of the extraordinary teenage survivors who became activists and pushed back against the NRA and feckless Congressional leaders, inspiring millions of Americans to join their grassroots #neveragain movement.

Say Nothing by Patrick Radden Keefe: December 1972. Jean McConville, a mother of ten, was dragged from her Belfast home by masked intruders. Her children never saw her again. Everyone in the neighborhood knew the IRA was responsible, but no one would speak of it. Keefe uses the case as a starting point for the tale of a society wracked by a violent guerrilla war, a war that created a world of passion, betrayal, vengeance, and anguish– and whose consequences have never been reckoned with.

American Moonshot by Douglas Brinkley: As the fiftieth anniversary of the first lunar landing approaches, the award winning historian and perennial New York Times bestselling author takes a fresh look at the space program, President John F. Kennedy’s inspiring challenge, and America’s race to the moon with a vivid and enthralling chronicle of one of the most turbulent eras in the nation’s history.

It’s Okay to not be Okay by Sheila Walsh: Beloved author, speaker, and renowned Bible teacher walks alongside women, helping them understand that it’s never too late to start again and there is healing and freedom in just taking the first step.

The Big Nine by Amy Webb: A call-to-arms about the broken nature of artificial intelligence, and the powerful corporations that are turning the human-machine relationship on its head. The big nine corporations (Amazon, Google, Facebook, Tencent, Baidu, Alibaba, Microsoft, IBM and Apple) may be inadvertently building and enabling vast arrays of intelligent systems that don’t share our motivations, desires, or hopes for the future of humanity

New Fiction Titles

The Better Sister by Alafair Burke: When a prominent Manhattan lawyer is murdered, two estranged sisters–one the dead man’s widow, the other his ex–must set aside mistrust and old resentments. But can they escape their past?

Dark Tribute by Iris Johansen: Despite her tragic childhood, violin prodigy Cara Delaney has finally found peace in her career as a professional musician and stability in her relationship with her guardians, forensic sculptor Eve Duncan and ex-Navy SEAL Joe Quinn. But the carefully constructed life Cara has built for herself is suddenly threatened when she is kidnapped by a mysterious man from her grandfather’s past, setting off a violent chain of events that puts everyone Cara loves in danger.

Deep Harbor by Fern Michaels: Immersed in her job as an assistant to a congressman, Carol Ann “CJ” Jansen uncovers possible evidence of her boss’s corrupt activities before his apparent suicide, and moves to a small New England town for her own protection.

Who Slays the Wicked by C.S. Harris: The death of a fiendish nobleman strikes close to home as Sebastian St. Cyr is tasked with finding the killer to save his young cousin from persecution in this riveting new historical mystery from the USA Today bestselling author.

The Stranger Game by Peter Gadol: Rebecca’s boyfriend has gone missing, but the police seem unconcerned. They suspect he has been playing the “stranger game,” a viral hit in which players start following others in real life, as they might otherwise do on social media. As play grows more intense and disappearances are reported across the country, Rebecca tries the game for herself, and she begins to uncover an unsettling subculture that has infiltrated the world around her.

Recall by Meredith Wild: “The second I spared Isabel’s life, everything changed. I used to deal in death wishes. Now the instinct to protect her charts the course. With a long road ahead of us, I won’t make promises I can’t keep. She can barely accept the dark deeds of my past–a bloody history spelled out in a ledger she’s more preoccupied with than I’d like. When an old associate sets a dangerous plan in motion, I can’t hide who I really am. And there’s no turning back.”

Someone Knows by Lisa Scottoline: Allie Garvey is heading home to the funeral of a childhood friend full of dread. Because going home means seeing the other two people with whom she shares an unbearable secret. Allie has been haunted for two decades by what she and the others did and the dark secret has eaten away at her. She digs to unearth the truth, but reaches a shocking conclusion that she never saw coming – and neither will the listener.

The A List by J.A. Jance: A threat from her past has Ali Reynolds and her team racing against the clock to stop a ruthless killer.

The Mister by E.L. James: London, 2019. Life has been easy for Maxim Trevelyan. Then all that changes when tragedy strikes and Maxim inherits wealth and responsibility. But his biggest challenge is fighting his desire for an unexpected, enigmatic young woman who’s recently arrived in England, possessing little more than a dangerous and troublesome past. Just who is Alessia Demachi? Can Maxim protect her from the malevolence that threatens her? And what will she do when she learns that he’s been hiding secrets of his own?