Washington County Free Library Bookshare

July 05, 2006

Washington County Free Library is pleased to present the July 2006 edition of its monthly BookShare Notable New Hardcover Fiction and Nonfiction Lists.

The books featured on these lists are scheduled for publication during the month of July and will be available to borrow from Washington County Free Library.

Readers who are interested in reserving a copy of any title from the BookShare Notable New Hardcover Lists may call the Adult Information Desk at 301-739-3250, ext. 123, or access the online catalog at

Notable new hardcovers

July 2006


1. "The Brambles," by Eliza Minot (Alfred A. Knopf)

2. "What They Want," by Omar Tyree (Simon & Schuster)

3. "In the Dark of the Night," by John Saul (Ballantine Books)

4. "Brethren: An Epic Adventure of the Knights Templar," by Robyn Young (Dutton Books)


5. "Wives Behaving Badly," by Elizabeth Buchan (Viking Books)

6. "Sleeping with Fear (Fear No. 3)," by Kay Hooper (Bantam Books)

7. "Talk Talk," by T Coraghessan Boyle (Viking Books)

8. "The Ruins," by Scott Smith (Alfred A. Knopf)

9. "Swapping Lives," by Jane Green (Viking Books)

10. "The Power Broker," by Stephen Frey (Ballantine Books)

11. "White Sister: A Shane Scully Novel," by Stephen J. Cannell (St. Martin's Press)

12. "Proof Positive," by Phillip Margolin (HarperCollins)


1. "The Definitive Book of Body Language," by Alan and Barbara Pease (Bantam Books)

2. "In the Name of the Father: Washington's Legacy, Slavery, and the Making of a Nation," by Francois Furstenberg (Penguin Press)

3. "And a Bottle of Rum: A History of the New World in Ten Cocktails, " by Curtis Wayne (Crown Publishers)

4. "State of Emergency: How Illegal Immigration Is Destroying America," by Patrick J. Buchanan (Thomas Dunne Books)

5. Hillbilly Gothic: A Memoir of Madness and Motherhood," by Adrienne Martini (Free Press)

6. "Reluctant Mr. Darwin: An Intimate Portrait of Charles Darwin and the Making of His Theory of Evolution (Great Discoveries)," by David Quammen (Norton)

7. "The First Assistant: A Continuing Tale from Behind the Hollywood Curtain," by Clare Naylor and Mimi Hare (Viking Books)

8. James Madison and the Struggle for the Bill of Rights (Pivotal Moments in American History)," by Richard E. Labunski (Oxford University Press)

9. Conservatives Without Conscience," by John Dean (Viking Books)

10. The Price of Privilege: How Parental Pressure and Material Advantage Are Creating a Generation of Disconnected and Unhappy Kids," by Madeline Levine (HarperCollins)

11. How Invention Begins: Echoes of Old Voices in the Rise of New Machines," by John H. Lienhard (Oxford University Press)

12. "The Prisoner of Guantanamo," by Dan Fesperman (Alfred A. Knopf)

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