New books coming to library in March

March 01, 2007

Washington County Free Library presents the March edition of its monthly BookShare Notable Hardcover Fiction and Nonfiction Lists.

The books featured on these lists are scheduled for publication in March and can be borrowed from the library.

Readers who are interested in reserving a copy of any title from the lists may call the Adult Information Desk at 301-739-3250, ext. 123, or access the library's SIRSI iBistro online catalog at


1. "Christine Falls" by Benjamin Black (Henry Holt)

2. "The God of Animals" by Aryn Kyle (Scribner)

3. "Nineteen Minutes" by Jodi Picoult (Atria Books)

4. "The Alibi Man" by Tami Hoag (Bantam Books)

5. "Daddy's Girl" by Lisa Scottoline (HarperCollins)

6. "Medicus: A Novel of the Roman Empire" by Ruth Downie (Bloomsbury)


7. "The Secret of Lost Things" by Sheridan Hay (Doubleday Books)

8. "Magic City" by James W. Hall (St. Martin's Minotaur)

9. "Canaan: A Novel of the Reunited States After the War" by Donald McCraig (Norton)

10. "A Far Country" by Daniel Mason (Alfred A. Knopf)

11. "The Last Empress" by Anchee Min (Houghton Mifflin)

12. "Queen of Broken Hearts" by Cassandra King (Hyperion)


1. "The Last Forest: The Amazon in the Age of Globalization" by Mark London and Brian Kelly (Random House)

2. "Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future" by Bill McKibben (Times Books)

3. "The Father of All Things: A Marine, His Son, and the Legacy of Vietnam" by Tom Bissell (Pantheon Books)

4. "Billy the Kid: The Endless Ride" by Michael Wallis (Norton)

5. "Too Far from Home: A Story of Life and Death in Space" by Chris Jones (Doubleday Books)

6. "The Golden Road: Notes on My Gentrification" by Caille Millner (Penguin Press)

7. "A Twist of the Wrist: Quick Flavorful Meals with Ingredients from Jars, Cans, Bags, and Boxes" by Nancy Silverton (Alfred A. Knopf)

8. "Leni: The Life and Work of Leni Riefenstahl" by Steven Bach (Alfred A. Knopf)

9. "Why Good People Do Bad Things: Understanding Our Darker Selves" by James Hollis (Gotham)

10. "The Soul of Baseball: A Road Trip Through Buck O'Neil's America" by Joe Posnanski (William Morrow)

11. "The Elephant's Secret Sense: The Hidden Life of the Wild Herds of Africa" by Caitlin O'Connell (Free Press)

12. "Unhooked: How Young Women Pursue Sex, Delay Love, and Lose at Both" by Laura Sessions Stepp (Riverhead Books)

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