New Books

updated 10/20/17

Casual Reads

A closed and common orbit

Chambers, Becky, author.  Harper Voyager an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers  

All the birds in the sky

Anders, Charlie, author.  Tor a Tom Doherty Associates Book  


Dellosso, Mike.  Tyndale House Publishers Inc  

City of tranquil light : a novel

Caldwell, Bo.  St Martin's Griffin  

Ninefox gambit

Lee, Yoon Ha, 1979- author.  Solaris  

The fifth season

Jemisin, N. K., author.  Orbit  

The long way to a small, angry planet

Chambers, Becky, author.  Harper Voyager an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers  

The obelisk gate

Jemisin, N. K., author.  Orbit  

The stone sky

Jemisin, N. K., author.  Orbit  

B Philosophy/Psychology/Religion

Angel veneration and Christology : a study in early Judaism and in the Christology of the Apocalypse of John

Stuckenbruck, Loren T., author.  Baylor University Press  BT198 .S77 2017

Assimilate or go home : notes from a failed missionary on rediscovering faith

Mayfield, Danielle L., author.  HarperOne an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers  BV4466 .M39 2016

Born from lament : the theology and politics of hope in Africa

Katongole, Emmanuel, 1960- author.  William B Eerdmans Publishing Company  BT30.A35 K38 2017

Christian women in the patristic world : their influence, authority, and legacy in the second through fifth centuries

Cohick, Lynn H., author.  Baker Academic  BR195.W6 C625 2017

Constructing the terrorist threat : a lecture

  Media Education Foundation  BP52 .C66 2017

Destroyer of the gods : early Christian distinctiveness in the Roman world

Hurtado, Larry W., 1943- author.  Baylor University Press  BR165 .H87 2017

Faith formation in a secular age : responding to the church's obsession with youthfulness

Root, Andrew, 1974- author.  Baker Academic  BV4447 .R65 2017

Heaven on earth : God's call to community in the Book of Revelation

Battle, Michael, 1963- author.  Westminster John Knox Press  BS2825.52 .B375 2017

Mastering logical fallacies : the definitive guide to flawless rhetoric and bulletproof logic

Withey, Michael, author.  Zephyros Press  BC175 .W58 2016


Osborne, Grant R.  Baker Academic  BS2825.53 .O73 2002

Roman but not Catholic : what remains at stake 500 years after the Reformation

Collins, Kenneth J., author.  Baker Academic  BT27 .C65 2017

Ruin and restoration : on violence, liturgy, and reconciliation

Martin, David, 1929- author.  Routledge  BT265.3 .M37 2016

D World History

Byzantine matters

Cameron, Averil.  Princeton University Press  DF521 .C36 2014


Dellosso, Mike.  Tyndale House Publishers Inc  Dellosso Centralia

Confronting the classics : traditions, adventures, and innovations

Beard, Mary, 1955-  Liveright Publishing Corporation a division of WW Norton & Company  DE59 .B43 2013

The Chinese Jews of Kaifeng : a millennium of adaptation and endurance

  Lexington Books  DS135.C5 C48 2017

E-F History of the Americas

The Maya

Coe, Michael D., author.  Thames & Hudson  F1435 .C72 2015

G Geography/Anthropology/Recreation

100 greatest video game franchises

  Rowman & Littlefield  GV1469.3 .A15 2017

How video games impact players : the pitfalls and benefits of a gaming society

Rogers, Ryan.  Lexington Books  GV1469.17.S63 R64 2016

What the eye hears : a history of tap dancing

Seibert, Brian.  Farrar Straus and Giroux  GV1794 .S44 2015

H Social Sciences

Lessons for nonprofit and start-up leaders : tales from a reluctant CEO

Harris, Maxine, author.  Rowman & Littlefield  HD57.7 .H36 2017

Misunderstanding terrorism

Sageman, Marc, author.  University of Pennsylvania Press  HV6432 .S24 2017

No más bebés = No more babies

  Moon Canyon Films  HV4989 .N577 2015


  Ellen Bruno  HQ777.5 .S75 2013

The fuzzy and the techie : why the liberal arts will rule the digital world

Hartley, Scott (Business consultant), author.  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt  HD53 .H37 2017

Women on the run : gender, media, and political campaigns in a polarized era

Hayes, Danny, author.  Cambridge University Press  HQ1236.5.U6 H39 2016

You can do anything : the surprising power of a "useless" liberal arts education

Anders, George, 1957- author.  Little Brown and Company  HF5382.5.U5 A7185 2017

J Political Science

The fifth season

Jemisin, N. K., author.  Orbit  Jemisin Fifth

The obelisk gate

Jemisin, N. K., author.  Orbit  Jemisin Obelisk

The stone sky

Jemisin, N. K., author.  Orbit  Jemisin Stone

L Education

A practical education : why liberal arts majors make great employees

Stross, Randall E., author.  Redwood Press  LC1023 .S77 2017

Ninefox gambit

Lee, Yoon Ha, 1979- author.  Solaris  Lee Ninefox

Teaching for diversity and social justice

  Routledge  LC196.5.U6 T43 2016

Teaching the big class : advice from a history colleague

Vaught, David, 1958-  Bedford/St Martin's  LB2393 .V38 2011

Wild curiosity : how to unleash creativity and encourage lifelong wondering

Shonstrom, Erik, author.  Rowman & Littlefield  LB1065 .S56 2016

M Music

Concerto in F minor for piano and orchestra

Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849.  Polskie Wydawn Muzyczne; Instytut Fryderyka Chopina  M1010 .C54 op. 21 2002

Ernesto Lecuona's piano music

Lecuona, Ernesto, 1896-1963, composer.  Exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard; Edward B Marks Music Company  M20 .L43 2016

Piano fantasy (wenn ich einmal soll scheiden) : for solo piano (2008)

Danielpour, Richard.  Associated Music Publ  M25.D32 F36 2016

Piano works

Bolcom, William, composer.  Exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard; E B Marks Music  M22 .B65 2017

Seven thoughts considered as music : for piano solo

Adolphe, Bruce, composer.  exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard; Keiser  M25.A235 S48 2017

Shorter works for piano.

Ives, Charles, 1874-1954, composer.  exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard; Peermusic Classical  M28.I94 B5 2015

The pianist's guide to standard teaching and performance concertos : an invaluable resource of keyboard concertos from baroque through contemporary periods for teachers, students, and performers

Beres, Karen, 1969- author.  Alfred Music  ML128.P3 B47 2017

Unsent love letters : meditations on Erik Satie : 26 piano solo pieces

Kats-Chernin, Elena, composer.  Bote & Bock; Boosey & Hawkes  M25.K387 U67 2017

Violinkonzert D-Dur Opus 61 = Violin concerto in D major op. 61

Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827, composer.  G Henle Verlag  M1013 .B415 op.61 H514 2017

N Fine Arts

Brazil : body & soul

  Guggenheim Museum  N6650 .B73 2001

Manifestos and polemics in Latin American modern art

  University of New Mexico Press  N6502.5 .M36 2017

Mosaics in the medieval world : from late antiquity to the fifteenth century

James, Liz, author.  Cambridge University Press  NA3788 .J36 2017

Picturing the apocalypse : the book of Revelation in the arts over two millennia

O'Hear, Natasha, 1980- author.  Oxford University Press  N8038.5 .O35 2015

Tarsila do Amaral : inventing modern art in Brazil

  Distributed by Yale University Press; Museum of Modern Art; Art Institute of Chicago  ND359.T37 A4 2017

The fifteenth century Netherlandish schools

National Gallery (Great Britain)  Distributed by Yale University Press; National Gallery Publications  ND635 .N38 1998

P Languages and Literature

Creating compelling characters for film, TV, theatre and radio

Davis, Rib, author.  Bloomsbury Academic  PN1661 .D38 2016

Modernism, war, and violence

MacKay, Marina, 1975- author.  Bloomsbury Academic an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc  PR478.M6 M33 2017

The Rose Metal Press field guide to writing flash nonfiction : advice and essential exercises from respected writers, editors, and teachers

  Rose Metal Press  PN145 .R67 2012

The art of the poetic line

Longenbach, James.  Graywolf  PN1042 .L66 2008

The black lens.

  Square Peg Multimedia  PER

The monster movies of Universal Studios

Neibaur, James L., 1958- author.  Rowman & Littlefield  PN1999.U57 N45 2017

Why poetry.

Zapruder, Matthew.  Ecco  PN1111 .Z37 2017

Writing dialogue for scripts

Davis, Rib, author.  Bloomsbury Academic an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc  PN1661 .D385 2016

R Medicine

Creative, successful, dyslexic : 23 high achievers share their stories

Rooke, Margaret.  Jessica Kingsley Publishers  RC394.W6 R66 2016

Endemic : essays in contagion theory

  Palgrave Macmillan  RA643 .E53 2016

Ikigai : the Japanese secret to a long and happy life

García, Héctor, 1981- author.  Penguin Books  RA776.75 .G37 2017

The Johns Hopkins guide to psychological first aid

Everly, George S., Jr., 1950-  Johns Hopkins University Press  RC480.6 .E84 2017