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Curious about what books will be released in the months ahead so you can pre-order or reserve them? Then click on the months below.

Please note we have not included every book that is coming out, but rather some that caught our eye --- and that we thought should catch yours as well.

November 2012

Hardcover

Abelard by Renaud Dillies and Régis Hautière

NBM Publishing | 9781561637010 | Published November 1, 2012

The Music of James Bond by Jon Burlingame - History, Movies, Music

Oxford University Press, USA | 9780199863303 | Published November 1, 2012

The story of the music that accompanies the cinematic adventures of Ian Fleming's intrepid Agent 007 is one of surprising real-life drama. In The Music of James Bond, author Jon Burlingame throws open studio and courtroom doors alike to reveal the full and extraordinary history of the sounds of James Bond, spicing the story with a wealth of fascinating and previously undisclosed tales.

Both Flesh and Not: Essays by David Foster Wallace - Essays, Nonfiction

Little, Brown and Company | 9780316182379 | Published November 6, 2012

BOTH FLESH AND NOT gathers 15 of David Foster Wallace’s essays never published in book form, including "Federer Both Flesh and Not," considered by many to be his nonfiction masterpiece; "The (As it Were) Seminal Importance of Terminator 2," which deftly dissects James Cameron's blockbuster; and "Fictional Futures and the Conspicuously Young," an examination of television's effect on a new generation of writers.

Days of Blood & Starlight: Daughter of Smoke and Bone, Book Two by Laini Taylor - Action Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | 9780316133975 | Published November 6, 2012

In this stunning sequel to the highly acclaimed DAUGHTER OF SMOKE & BONE, Karou must decide how far she'll go to avenge her people. Filled with heartbreak and beauty, secrets and impossible choices, DAYS OF BLOOD & STARLIGHT finds Karou and Akiva on opposing sides as an age-old war stirs back to life.

Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver - Fiction

Harper | 9780062124265 | Published November 6, 2012

When Dellarobia Turnbow climbs a mountain near her farmhouse home, she has a mission: she will take a lover and change her boring life. But what she finds on the mountaintop appears to be not only a glowing apparition, but Mother Nature's tragic error. Her discovery will open her eyes, broadening her world and helping her find her place in it.

Jack Reacher's Rules introduction by Lee Child - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Delacorte Press | 9780345544292 | Published November 6, 2012

Jack Reacher takes on all comers, using a potent mixture of brutal strength and pure cunning. Now, his wisdom, his training, and even his wit has been compiled into a definitive guide to Jack Reacher. With quotes from Lee Child's bestselling novels, tips and tricks based on their plots, JACK REACHER’S RULES is the perfect companion for both rookie readers and seasoned Reacher veterans.

Marmee & Louisa: The Untold Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Mother by Eve LaPlante - Biography, Nonfiction

Free Press | 9781451620665 | Published November 6, 2012

Since its release nearly 150 years ago, Louisa May Alcott’s classic LITTLE WOMEN has been a mainstay in American literature, while passionate Jo March and her calm, beloved “Marmee” have shaped generations of young women. In this riveting dual biography, Eve LaPlante draws on unknown and unexplored letters and journals to show that Louisa’s “Marmee,” Abigail May Alcott, was the intellectual and emotional center of her daughter’s world.

Perry's Killer Playlist by Joe Schreiber - Fiction, Mystery, Young Adult 14+

Houghton Mifflin Books for Children | 9780547601175 | Published November 6, 2012

When Perry ends up in Venice on a European tour with his band Inchworm, he can’t resist a visit to Harry’s Bar, where Gobi told him she’d meet him someday. The last time he saw Gobi, five people were assassinated one crazy night in New York City. Well...Gobi shows up, and once again Perry is roped into a wild, nonstop thrill ride with a body count.

Superman: Earth One Vol. 2 by J. Michael Straczynski and Shane Davis

DC Comics | 9781401231965 | Published November 6, 2012

A Question of Identity: A Chief Superintendent Simon Serrailler Mystery by Susan Hill - Fiction, Mystery

Overlook Hardcover | 9781468300505 | Published November 8, 2012

The murder of a very old woman in a housing project rocks the town of Lafferton. A couple of weeks later, a similar murder occurs, and a month or so later, so does another. Initial investigations discover that the mysterious "sign" left on the body was the calling card of a suspect who was charged with several murders in the northwest of the country but was ultimately acquitted. All indications suggest that this person has simply vanished. Or is he right under their noses?

The Boy in the Snow: An Edie Kiglatuk Mystery by M. J. McGrath - Fiction, Mystery

Viking Adult | 9780670023691 | Published November 8, 2012

Half-Inuit Edie Kiglatuk finds herself in Alaska with Sergeant Derek Palliser, helping her ex-husband Sammy in his bid to win the famous Iditarod dog sled race. The race takes a grim turn when Edie stumbles upon the body of a baby left out in the forest. The state troopers are keen to pin the death on the Dark Believers --- a sinister offshoot of a Russian Orthodox sect --- but Edie’s instincts tell her otherwise.

The Trial of Fallen Angels by James Kimmel, Jr. - Fiction, Mystery

Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam | 9780399159695 | Published November 8, 2012

Everything that Brek Cuttler has ever known disappears when she finds herself standing on a deserted train platform, covered in blood. A man from her past explains that she has been chosen to join the elite team of lawyers charged with prosecuting and defending souls at the Final Judgment. As Brek struggles to find her way back to her husband and daughter, she will discover that her first client holds the shocking secret of her fate.

Twentysomething: Why Do Young Adults Seem Stuck? by Robin Marantz Henig and Samantha Henig - Nonfiction

Hudson Street Press | 9781594630965 | Published November 8, 2012

Merry Christmas, Alex Cross by James Patterson - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Little, Brown and Company | 9780316210683 | Published November 12, 2012

On Christmas Eve, Detective Alex Cross is informed that a horrific hostage situation is quickly spiraling out of control. Away from his own family on the most precious of days, Alex calls upon every ounce of his training, creativity and daring to save another family. He risks everything --- and may not make it back alive on this most sacred of family days.

A Death in the Small Hours by Charles Finch - Fiction, Mystery

Minotaur Books | 9781250011602 | Published November 13, 2012

Charles Lenox is at the pinnacle of his political career and is a delighted new father. He plans a trip to his uncle's estate, Somerset, in the expectation of a few calm weeks to write an important speech. However, the quiet village of Plumley greets him with a series of strange vandalisms upon the local shops. Only when a far more serious crime is committed does he begin to understand the great stakes of those events, and the complex and sinister mind that is wreaking fear and suspicion in Plumley.

Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan - Memoir, Nonfiction

Free Press | 9781451621372 | Published November 13, 2012

BRAIN ON FIRE is the powerful account of Susannah Cahalan’s struggle to recapture her identity and to rediscover herself among the fragments left behind. Using all her considerable journalistic skills --- and building from hospital records and surveillance video, interviews with family and friends, and excerpts from the deeply moving journal her father kept during her illness --- she pieces together the story of a “lost month” of her life.

City in the Desert Vol. 1: The Monster Problem by Moro Rogers

Archaia Entertainment, LLC | 9781936393558 | Published November 13, 2012

Dear Life: Stories by Alice Munro - Fiction, Short Stories

Knopf | 9780307596888 | Published November 13, 2012

Alice Munro’s peerless ability to give us the essence of a life in often brief but always spacious and timeless stories is once again apparent everywhere in her new collection. In story after story, she illumines the moment a life is forever altered by a chance encounter or an action not taken, or by a simple twist of fate that turns a person out of his or her accustomed path and into a new way of being or thinking.

Edwardian Cooking: 80 Recipes Inspired by Downton Abbey's Elegant Meals by Larry Edwards - Cookbooks, Cooking

Arcade Publishing | 9781611457780 | Published November 13, 2012

The PBS Masterpiece series Downton Abbey has taken the world by storm. With 80 delicious recipes, this cookbook celebrates the phenomenal success of the series and the culinary wonders enjoyed by the aristocracy in Edwardian England.

Ernest & Rebecca #3: "Grandpa Bug" by Guillaume Bianco and Antonello Dalena

Papercutz | 9781597073530 | Published November 13, 2012

Fifty Shades of Chicken: A Parody in a Cookbook by F.L. Fowler - Cookbooks, Cooking, Humor, Nonfiction

Clarkson Potter | 9780385345224 | Published November 13, 2012

Follow the adventures of Miss Chicken, a young free-range, from raw innocence to golden brown ecstasy, in this spoof-in-a-cookbook that simmers in the afterglow of E.L. James’s sensational Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy. Like Anastasia Steele, Miss Chicken finds herself at the mercy of a dominating man --- in this case, a wealthy, sexy and very hungry chef.  And before long, from unbearably slow drizzling to trussing, Miss Chicken discovers the sheer thrill of becoming the main course.

Hopeless, Maine Vol. 1: Personal Demons by Tom Brown and Nimue Brown

Archaia Entertainment, LLC | 9781936393572 | Published November 13, 2012

Jemma Kidd Make-Up Secrets: Solutions to Every Woman's Beauty Issues and Make-Up Dilemmas by Jemma Kidd

St. Martin's Press | 9781250010865 | Published November 13, 2012

This must-have follow-up to the bestselling Jemma Kidd Make-up Masterclass will show you how to create the perfect look.

Listening for Madeleine: A Portrait of Madeleine L'Engle in Many Voices by Leonard S. Marcus - Biography, Nonfiction

Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 9780374298975 | Published November 13, 2012

Madeleine L’Engle is best known to the world as the author of A WRINKLE IN TIME. But to those who knew her well, L’Engle was much more: a larger-than-life persona, an inspiring mentor, a strong-willed matriarch, a spiritual guide, and a rare friend. Renowned literary historian and biographer Leonard S. Marcus reveals L’Engle in all her complexity through a series of incisive interviews with the people who knew her most intimately.

Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim by Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella - Essays, Nonfiction

St. Martin's Press | 9780312640088 | Published November 13, 2012

Love and tomato sauce are thick in the Scottoline/Serritella household, and Lisa and Francesca’s mother-daughter turned best-friends bond will strike a familiar note to many. But now that Lisa is a suburban empty-nester and Francesca is an independent twenty-something in the big city, they have to learn how to stay close while living apart. How does a mother’s love translate across state lines and over any semblance of personal boundaries?

My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop edited by Ronald Rice - Essays, Nonfiction

Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers | 9781579129101 | Published November 13, 2012

In MY BOOKSTORE, 81 authors write about the pleasure, guidance and support that their favorite bookstores and booksellers have given them over the years. It's a joyful, industry-wide celebration of our bricks-and-mortar stores and a clarion call to readers everywhere at a time when the value and importance of these stores should be shouted from the rooftops.

Reached: Matched Trilogy, Book Three by Ally Condie - Fantasy, Fiction, Romance, Science Fiction

Dutton Juvenile | 9780525423669 | Published November 13, 2012

After leaving Society and desperately searching for the Rising --- and each other --- Cassia and Ky have found what they were looking for, but at the cost of losing each other yet again: Cassia has been assigned to work for the Rising from within Society, while Ky has been stationed outside its borders. But nothing is as predicted, and all too soon the veil lifts and things shift once again.

Super Street Fighter Volume 1: New Generation by

Udon Entertainment | 9781926778549 | Published November 13, 2012

Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

Nan A. Talese | 9780385536820 | Published November 13, 2012

Set in 1972 during the Cold War, England's legendary intelligence agency MI5 embarks on an operation code-named "Sweet Tooth" to fund writers whose politics align with those of the government. Cambridge student Serena Frome is hired to infiltrate the literary circle of a promising young writer named Tom Haley. But when she begins to fall in love with him, she wonders how long she can conceal her undercover life.

The Art of Betty and Veronica by

Archie Comics | 9781936975037 | Published November 13, 2012

The Chronicles of Downton Abbey: A New Era by Jessica Fellowes and Julian Fellowes - Television

St. Martin's Press | 9781250027627 | Published November 13, 2012

The Chronicles of Downton Abbey, carefully pieced together at the heart and hearth of the ancestral home of the Crawleys, takes us deeper into the story of every important member of the Downton estate.This lavish, entirely new book focuses on each character individually, examining their motivations, their actions, and the inspirations behind them.
The Chronicles of Downton Abbey: A New Era by Jessica Fellowes and Matthew Sturgis - Television

St. Martin's Press | 9781250027627 | Published November 13, 2012

THE CHRONICLES OF DOWNTON ABBEY, carefully pieced together at the heart and hearth of the ancestral home of the Crawleys, takes us deeper into the story of every important member of the Downton estate.This lavish, entirely new book focuses on each character individually, examining their motivations, their actions, and the inspirations behind them. An evocative combination of story, history, and behind-the-scenes drama, it will bring fans even closer to the secret, beating heart of the house.

The Colony by A.J. Colucci - Fiction, Horror, Suspense, Thriller

Thomas Dunne Books | 9781250001290 | Published November 13, 2012

When a deadly supercolony of ants begins a series of gruesome attacks on New York City, the desperate mayor turns to the greatest ant expert in the world, Paul O'Keefe, who then calls on his ex-wife Kendra Hart, an entomologist studying fire ants in the New Mexico desert, for help. When the ants launch an all-out attack, Paul and Kendra hit the streets of New York to search for the coveted queen and unlock the secrets of an indestructible new species before the president nukes Manhattan.

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Book 1 by Stieg Larsson and Denise Mina

Vertigo | 9781401235574 | Published November 13, 2012

The Last Man by Vince Flynn - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Atria/Emily Bestler Books | 9781416595236 | Published November 13, 2012

Joe Rickman, head of CIA clandestine operations in Afghanistan, has been kidnapped and his four bodyguards executed in cold blood. But Mitch Rapp wonders if something even more sinister is afoot. Irene Kennedy, director of the CIA, has dispatched him to Afghanistan to find Rickman at all costs. Rapp, however, isn’t the only one looking for Rickman. It quickly becomes apparent that the FBI is less concerned with finding Rickman than placing the blame on Rapp.

The Smurfs #13: “Smurf Soup” by Peyo

Papercutz | 9781597073592 | Published November 13, 2012

Never Coming Back by Hans Koppel - Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

Pegasus | 9781605983912 | Published November 14, 2012

Mike Zetterberg's wife, Ylva, doesn't come home as expected one night. Given the sudden and mysterious circumstances of her disappearance, Mike becomes the chief suspect. But what no one knows is that Ylva is being held hostage in the cellar of the house across the street. A secret camera has been set up in her own home so that Ylva can only watch her family on the screen. They cannot see her --- and they most certainly cannot hear her scream.

Anomaly by Skip Brittenham, Brian Haberlin, and Geirrod Van Dyke

Anomaly Publishing | 9780985334208 | Published November 15, 2012

This being a fully realized 21st-century graphic novel, Anomaly is not just a book, but an interactive experience.

Archie Archives Volume 7 by

Dark Horse | 9781595829771 | Published November 20, 2012

B.P.R.D.: Plague of Frogs Volume 4 by Mike Mignola, John Arcudi, Guy Davis, and Dave Stewart

Dark Horse | 9781595829740 | Published November 20, 2012

Fables: Werewolves of the Heartland by Bill Willingham, Jim Fern, Craig Hamilton, Ray Snyder, and Mark Farmer

Vertigo | 9781401224790 | Published November 20, 2012

Grace: A Memoir by Grace Coddington - Memoir, Nonfiction

Random House | 9780812993356 | Published November 20, 2012

Known through much of her career only to those behind the scenes, Vogue Creative Director Grace Coddington might have remained fashion’s best-kept secret were it not for The September Issue, the acclaimed 2009 documentary that turned Grace into a sudden, reluctant celebrity. With the witty, forthright voice that has endeared her to her colleagues and peers for more than 40 years, Grace now creatively directs the reader through the storied narrative of her life so far.

Interview with the Vampire: Claudia's Story by Anne Rice and Ashley Witter

Yen Press | 9780316176361 | Published November 20, 2012

Notorious Nineteen: A Stephanie Plum Novel by Janet Evanovich - Fiction, Mystery

Bantam | 9780345527745 | Published November 20, 2012

After a slow summer of chasing low-level skips for her cousin Vinnie’s bail bonds agency, Stephanie Plum finally lands an assignment that could put her checkbook back in the black. Geoffrey Cubbin, facing trial for embezzling millions from Trenton’s premier assisted-living facility, has mysteriously vanished from the hospital after an emergency appendectomy. Now it’s on Stephanie to track down the con man.

Ragemoor by Jan Strnad, Scott Allie, and Richard Corben

Dark Horse | 9781595829641 | Published November 20, 2012

The Forgotten by David Baldacci - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Grand Central Publishing | 9780446573054 | Published November 20, 2012

Army Special Agent John Puller is the best there is, and he’s the one the U.S. Army relies on to investigate the toughest crimes. Now he has a new case, but this time, the crime is personal: His aunt has been found dead in Paradise, Florida. Before she died, she mailed a letter to Puller's father, telling him that Paradise is not all it seems to be. What Puller finds convinces him that his aunt's death was no accident but a cold-blooded murder.

Thermae Romae, Vol. 1 by Mari Yamazaki

Yen Press | 9780316229197 | Published November 20, 2012

Zoo: The Graphic Novel by James Patterson and Andy McDonald

Yen Press | 9780316127608 | Published November 20, 2012

The Black Box: A Harry Bosch Novel by Michael Connelly - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Little, Brown and Company | 9780316069434 | Published November 26, 2012

Harry Bosch links the bullet from a recent crime to the unsolved killing of a young female photographer during the 1992 L.A. riots. His ballistics match now indicates that her death was not random violence, but something more personal. Like an investigator combing through the wreckage after a plane crash, Bosch searches for the "black box," the one piece of evidence that will pull the case together.

Dance Class #3: "African Folk Dance Fever" by Béka and Crip

Papercutz | 9781597073639 | Published November 27, 2012

Last Days of an Immortal by Fabien Vehlmann and Gwen de Bonneval

Archaia Entertainment, LLC | 9781936393442 | Published November 27, 2012

Not Dead Yet by Peter James - Fiction, Mystery, Police Procedural, Suspense, Thriller

Minotaur Books | 9780312642846 | Published November 27, 2012

Days before Gaia Lafayette, one of Hollywood's hottest stars, leaves home for a movie role in Brighton, England, there is a bungled attempt on her life. Detective Superintendent Roy Grace is charged with protecting Gaia on location in Brighton from her dangerously obsessive Number One fan, a clever maniac who will stop at nothing to kill her.

The Grand Duke by Yann and Romain Hugault

Archaia Entertainment, LLC | 9781936393473 | Published November 27, 2012

The Thieves of Legend by Richard Doetsch - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Atria Books | 9781416598985 | Published November 27, 2012

In a world of dark and light, where East meets West, a horrific act of violence propels former thief Michael St. Pierre into a mystery that began 500 years ago. With his girlfriend’s life on the line and the fate of the world hanging in the balance, can Michael stop a madman from attaining an ancient artifact before he can turn its deadly power against the rest of the world?

Downton Abbey: The Essential Collection by John Lunn - Music

Decca Records | 0602537144655 | Published November 19, 2012

Original music from the British TV series, Downton Abbey, featuring songs by Emmy-award winning composer John Lunn as well as Rebecca Ferguson's "I'll Count the Days" and Scala and Kolacny Brothers' covers of "Every Breath You Take" and "With or Without You",  which were used in promotional trailers for seasons one and two.

Paperback

Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters by Natalie Standiford - Fiction, Young Adult 14+

Scholastic Paperbacks | 9780545107112 | Published November 1, 2012

The Sullivan sisters have a big problem. On Christmas Day their rich and imperious grandmother gathers the family and announces that she will soon die...and has cut the entire family out of her will. Since she is the source of almost all their income, this means they will soon be penniless. Unless the sisters find the confession that could change her mind.

Easy by Tammara Weber - Contemporary Fiction, Love & Romance, Women's Fiction

Berkley Trade | 9780425266748 | Published November 6, 2012

He watched her, but never knew her. Until thanks to a chance encounter, he became her savior... The attraction between them was undeniable. Yet the past he'd worked so hard to overcome, and the future she'd put so much faith in, threatened to tear them apart. Only together could they fight the pain and guilt, face the truth - and find the unexpected power of  love.

Man Seeks God: My Flirtations with the Divine by Eric Weiner - Memoir, Nonfiction, Religion, Travel

Twelve | 9780446539487 | Published November 6, 2012

When a health scare puts him in the hospital, Eric Weiner --- an agnostic by default --- finds himself tangling with an unexpected question, posed to him by a well-meaning nurse. "Have you found your God yet?" The thought of it nags him, and ultimately he embarks on a worldwide exploration of countless religions to find personal spiritual meaning.

Pregnant Pause by Han Nolan - Fiction

Graphia | 9780547854144 | Published November 6, 2012

As a pregnant 16-year-old, Eleanor’s options are limited: move to Kenya with her missionary parents or marry the baby’s father and work at his family’s summer camp for overweight kids. Despite her initial reluctance, Elly is surprised that she actually enjoys working with the campers. But a tragedy on the day her baby is born starts a series of events that overwhelms Elly with unexpected emotions and difficult choices. 

The Impossible Dead by Ian Rankin - Fiction, Mystery, Police Procedural, Suspense, Thriller

Reagan Arthur / Back Bay Books | 9780316078771 | Published November 6, 2012

Malcolm Fox and the Complaints Unit return with an investigation of whether their colleagues are covering up for a cop suspected of being corrupt. When a murder is committed with a weapon that shouldn’t exist, the Complaints find themselves going back to 1985 and a cold case that may have dangerous bearing on the present.

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey - Fiction

Reagan Arthur / Back Bay Books | 9780316175661 | Published November 6, 2012

Jack and Mabel have recently arrived in Alaska in 1920. Longing for children and struggling in their marriage, they build a child out of snow. The next morning, the snow child is gone --- but they glimpse a small girl running through the trees. As they struggle to understand this child who could have stepped from the pages of a fairy tale, Jack and Mabel come to love her as their own daughter.

Archie’s Giant Kids’ Jokebook by

Archie Comics | 9781936975280 | Published November 13, 2012

Edge of Black by J. T. Ellison - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Harlequin | 9780778313724 | Published November 13, 2012

Before she’s even unpacked her office at Georgetown University's forensic pathology department, Dr. Samantha Owens is called to consult on a case that's rocked the capital and the country. An unknown pathogen released into the Washington Metro has caused nationwide panic. Amid the media frenzy and Homeland Security alarm bells, Sam painstakingly dissects the lives of those three victims and makes an unsettling conclusion.

History of a Pleasure Seeker by Richard Mason - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Vintage | 9780307949288 | Published November 13, 2012

Piet Barol has an instinctive appreciation for pleasure and a gift for finding it. He applies for a job as tutor to the troubled son of Europe’s leading hotelier: a child who refuses to leave his family’s mansion on Amsterdam’s grandest canal. As the young man enters this glittering world, he learns its secrets --- and soon, quietly, steadily, finds his life transformed as he in turn transforms the lives of those around him.

Holiday Slow Cooker: A Year of Hassle-Free Celebrations by Jonnie Downing - Cookbooks, Cooking

Ulysses Press | 9781612431024 | Published November 13, 2012

London Under: The Secret History Beneath the Streets by Peter Ackroyd - History, Nonfiction

Anchor | 9780307473783 | Published November 13, 2012

Memoir of the Sunday Brunch by Julia Pandl - Memoir, Nonfiction

Algonquin Books | 9781616201722 | Published November 13, 2012

At age 12, Julia Pandl was initiated into the rite of the Sunday brunch while working at her father's Milwaukee-based restaurant with her eight older siblings. There she learned the ropes of the family business as well as life lessons that would shape her for all the years to come. Her time working at the restaurant was not just a time of growing up, but ultimately of becoming a source of strength and support as the world her father knew began to change into a tougher, less welcoming place.

Mrs. Nixon: A Novelist Imagines a Life by Ann Beattie - Fiction

Scribner | 9781439168721 | Published November 13, 2012

Quicksand: HIV/AIDS in Our Lives by Anonymous - Nonfiction

Candlewick | 9780763660697 | Published November 13, 2012

Weaving together her own story with straightforward questions and answers, the author explains the real ways that HIV/AIDS can be transmitted and explores the common experiences and emotions that might be encountered by friends and family members of someone who has the virus. She also discusses why HIV/AIDS is often still kept a secret and the importance of treating this condition like any other. With up-to-date medical information that has been thoroughly vetted by experts, this first-person narrative offers an invaluable look at what it is like to watch someone you know battle HIV/AIDS.

Road to Nowhere by Jim Fusilli - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Thomas & Mercer | 9781612185972 | Published November 13, 2012

For years the drifter haunted the background of American life, roaming the side streets and highways that crisscross this vast country. That all changes when he witnesses a brutal assault on a young woman. By the time he reaches her, the assailant is gone, leaving a trail that is all too easy to follow. But playing the good Samaritan may be more trouble than it’s worth, when his moment of conscience hurls him into a shadowy world of violence, intrigue and deception.

The Sandman Vol. 10 Written by Kevin O'Neill, illustrated by Various - Graphic Novel

Vertigo | 9781401237547 | Published November 13, 2012

In the final Sandman tale, Morpheus made the ultimate decision between change and death. As one journey for the Endless ends another begins for the Lord of Dreams and his family.

Tune, Book 1: Vanishing Point by Derek Kirk Kim - Adventure, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Science Fiction

First Second | 9781596435162 | Published November 13, 2012

Unemployed and living with his overbearing parents, Andy struggles to keep sight of the lofty goals that once drove him. But it's hard, even when he reconnects with his old art school crush, Yumi. Things look better, briefly, with Yumi back in the picture and an actual job offer on the table. But then Andy takes the job offer --- to work at a zoo --- and finds himself in an alternate dimension. The zoo? Is run by aliens. The exhibit? Is him.
A Dark and Lonely Place by Edna Buchanan - Fiction, Romantic Suspense, Suspense

Simon & Schuster | 9781439159187 | Published November 20, 2012

Is This a Zombie?, Vol. 3 by Shinichi Kimura, Sacchi , Kobuichi , and Muririn

Yen Press | 9780316210386 | Published November 20, 2012

Kevin Keller: Welcome to Riverdale by Dan Parent and Rich Koslowski

Archie Comics | 9781936975235 | Published November 20, 2012

Omamori Himari, Vol. 9 by Milan Matra

Yen Press | 9780316229166 | Published November 20, 2012

Soul Eater, Vol. 11 by Atsushi Ohkudo

Yen Press | 9780316071154 | Published November 20, 2012

Soulless, Vol. 2 by Gail Carriger and rem

Yen Press | 9780316182065 | Published November 20, 2012

Star Wars: Dark Times Volume 5—Out of the Wilderness by Randy Stradley and Doug Wheatley

Dark Horse | 9781595829269 | Published November 20, 2012

The Savage Sword of Conan Volume 12 by

Dark Horse | 9781595829405 | Published November 20, 2012

Umineko When They Cry, Vol. 1 by Ryukishi07 and Kei Natsumi

Yen Press | 9780316229166 | Published November 20, 2012

Cabin: Two Brothers, a Dream, and Five Acres in Maine by Lou Ureneck - Memoir, Nonfiction

Penguin Books | 9780143122081 | Published November 27, 2012

City of Dark Magic by Magnus Flyte - Fantasy, Fiction

Penguin Books | 9780143122685 | Published November 27, 2012

Once a city of enormous wealth and culture, Prague was home to emperors, alchemists, astronomers and, as it’s whispered, hell portals. When music student Sarah Weston lands a summer job at Prague Castle cataloging Beethoven’s manuscripts, she has no idea how dangerous her life is about to become.

Lobster Johnson Volume 2: The Burning Hand by Mike Mignola, John Arcudi, Scott Allie, and Tonci Zonjic

Dark Horse | 9781616550318 | Published November 27, 2012

Saucer Country by Paul Cornell and Ryan Kelly - Fiction, Graphic Novel, Mystery, Political Thriller

Vertigo | 9781401235499 | Published November 27, 2012

Arcadia Alvarado, the leading Democratic candidate for President of the United States, says she was "abducted by aliens." She's about to toss her hat into the ring as a candidate for President in the most volatile political climate ever. But then…a lonely road and a nightmarish encounter have left her with terrible, half-glimpsed memories. And now she has to become President. To expose the truth --- and maybe, to save the world.

The Confession: An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery by Charles Todd - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

William Morrow Paperbacks | 9780062015679 | Published November 27, 2012

Troubled investigator Ian Rutledge wrestles with a startling and dangerous case that reaches far into the past when a false confession from a man who is not who he claims to be leads to a brutal murder.

The Neighbors by Ania Ahlborn - Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Suspense

Thomas & Mercer | 9781612184456 | Published November 27, 2012

Andrew Morrison sacrificed everything to look after his alcoholic mother. But now he’s determined to get out and live his life. That means trading the home he grew up in for a rented room in the house of an old childhood friend --- both of which are in sorry shape. The better acquainted he gets with his new neighbors --- especially the sweet and sexy Harlow Ward --- the more he suspects unspeakable darkness beyond the white picket fence.

The Paris Wife by Paula McLain - Fiction

Ballantine Books | 9780345521316 | Published November 27, 2012

A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, THE PARIS WIFE captures a remarkable period of time and a love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley.

The Strain Volume 1 by David Lapham, Sierra Hahn, and Mike Huddleston

Dark Horse | 9781616550325 | Published November 27, 2012

The Technologists by Matthew Pearl - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

Picador | 9781250013934 | Published November 27, 2012

At the close of the Civil War, students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology form a secret society that is determined to find the truth behind a recent string of commercial disasters.

Mass Market Paperback

Devil's Gate: A Kurt Austin Adventure by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown - Action Adventure, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Berkley | 9780425246764 | Published November 6, 2012

Wicked Business: A Lizzy and Diesel Novel by Janet Evanovich - Fiction, Mystery

Bantam | 9780345527790 | Published November 20, 2012

When Harvard University English professor Gilbert Reedy is mysteriously murdered, Lizzy and Diesel take up his 20-year quest for the Luxuria Stone, an ancient relic believed by some to be infused with the power of lust. Tearing through Boston catacombs, government buildings and multi-million dollar residences, they’ll leave behind a trail of robbed graves, public disturbances and general mayhem.

Dead Level: A Home Repair Is Homicide Mystery by Sarah Graves - Fiction, Mystery

Bantam | 9780553593433 | Published November 27, 2012

Nobody knows the nuts and bolts of home repair quite like Jacobia “Jake” Tiptree, ex–Wall Streeter turned proud owner of an 1823 Federal-style house in Eastport, Maine. But when a killer with a screw loose sets his sights on Jake, her newest renovation project becomes a dire matter of life and deck.

Locked On Tom Clancy with Mark Greaney - Adventure, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Berkley | 9780425248607 | Published November 27, 2012

Tom Clancy's All-Star lineup is back. Jack Ryan, his son, Jack Jr., John Clark Ding Chavez and the rest of the Campus team are facing their greatest challenge ever.

The Operative by Andrew Britton - Adventure, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Pinnacle | 9780786026234 | Published November 27, 2012

Finally settling into a peaceful life after more than a decade on the deadly front lines of the war on terror, Ryan Kealey believes he’s put danger behind him --- and some of his demons to rest. But his calm is shattered when he’s swept into a highly organized and merciless terror attack during a charity gala in downtown Baltimore.

The Scar by Sergey Dyachenko and Marina Dyachenko - Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction

Tor Fantasy | 9780765367907 | Published November 27, 2012

Egert is a brash, confident member of the elite guards and an egotistical philanderer who goes too far. Unable to end his suffering by his own hand, Egert embarks on an odyssey to undo the curse and the horrible damage he has caused, which can only be repaired by a painful journey down a long and harrowing path.