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New Audio Books

• The President’s Shadow by Brad Meltzer
• The Precipice by Paul Doiron
• The Devil in the White Dress by Erik Larson
• The Fateful Lightning by Jeff Shaara
• How Successful People Win by John C Maxwell
• The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution by Joseph J. Ellis
• Reagan: The Life by H.W. Brands
• Great American Land Grab by Steve Inskeep
• Beach Town by Mary Kay Andrews
• The Forgotten Room by Lincoln Child
• Eighth Grave After Dark by Darynda Jones
• Finders Keeper by Stephen King
• Trauma by Michael Palmer
• Solitude Creek by Jeffery Deaver
• The Bone Tree by Greg Iles
• Your Next Breath by Iris Johansen
• Gathering Prey by John Sandford
• Every Fifteen Minutes by Lisa Scottoline
• Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
• Memory Man by David Baldacci
• Crash and Burn by Lisa Gardner
• Perfect Match by Fern Michaels
• The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
• 14th Deadly Sin by James Patterson
• The Dead Lands by Benjamin Percy
• Hot Pursuit by Stuart Woods
• The Liar by Nora Roberts
• Cuba Straits by Randy Wayne White
• Their Last Full Measure: The Final Days of the Civil War by Joseph Wheelan
• The Patriot Threat by Steve Berry
• The Last One Home by Debbie Macomber
• Dead Wake: The Last Crossing by Erik Larson
• NYPD Red by James Patterson
• The Assassin by Clive Cussler

New Non-Fiction Books

Going Beyond Google

Hemingway Log: A Chronology of His Life and Times

Federalism on Trial: State Attorneys General and National Policymaking in Contemporary America

Lizzie Borden on Trial: Murder, Ethnicity and Gender

In the Shadow of the Great Charter: Common Law Constitutionalism and the Magna Carta

The Big Trial: Law as Public Spectacle

Pursuing Horizontal Management: The Politics of Public Sector Coordination

Rethinking Public Administration: The Case for Management

Kansas Wildflowers and Weeds

Thunder and Flames

Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and War Years

Madison's Gift: Five Partnerships That Built America

General Lesley J McNair: Unsung Architect of the US Army

Tort Reform, Plaintiffs' Lawyers, And Access to Justice

Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis

Tweeting to Power: The Social Media Revolution in American Politics

The Madman and the Assassin: The Strange Life of Boston Corbett, the Man Who Killed John Wilkes Booth

The Road to Character

The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing–But You Don't Have to Be

The American Disease: Origins of Narcotic Control

Future Crimes: Everything is Connected, Everyone is Vulnerable and What We Can Do About It

The Future of Violence: Robots and Germs, Hackers and Drones

Our Kids; The American Dream in Crisis

Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America

The Better Angels of Our Nature

On Immunity

The End of Power

Nixon's Nuclear Specter

The Presidency of George H.W. Bush

Cadillac Desert

State Legislatures Today

The Responsive City

Hydrology and the Management of Watersheds

Watershed at Leavenworth: Dwight D. Eisenhower and the Command and General Staff School

Red, White and Blue: A Critical Analysis of Constitutional Law

The Cherokee Kid: Will Rogers, Tribal Identity and the Making of an American Icon

Broken Trust: Dysfunctional Government and Constitutional Reform

West of Harlem