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New Books: Jan. 12, 2015


Please check the location of the following items, as some are on our new book cart in the Reference, Research, and Reading Room, in a display case, or have already been placed in the stacks.   The titles can be “held” via Voyager (click on the link below and follow these directions). Please note that titles from our Bestseller’s Collection cannot be “held”.

General Collection

education_nation-xsuholAll the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy  (Voyager)
The Betrayal of the American Dream
by Donald Barlett (Voyager)
Beyond Growth
by Herman Daly (Voyager)
The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat, and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet
by Nina Teicholz (Voyager)
Blood Meridian, or The Evening Redness in the West
by Cormac McCarthy (Voyager)
Cheap: the High Cost of Discount Culture by Ellen Ruppel Shell (Voyager)
Education Nation
by Milton Chen (Voyager)
Enough is Enough
by Rob Dietz and Dan O’Neill (Voyager)
The Food Truck Handbook
by David Weber (Voyager)
From Classrooms to Rice Fields
by Kirk Johnson and Dianne Strong  (Voyager)
The Future
by Al Gore (Voyager)
GDP: A Brief but Affectionate History
by Diane Coyle  (Voyager)
Grain Brain
by David Perlmutter  (Voyager)
Greedy Bastards
by Dylan Ratigan (Voyager)
How Adam Smith Can Change Your Mind
by Russell Roberts (Voyager)
Information Doesn’t Want to be Free by Cory Doctorow (Voyager)
Joy: The Happiness that Comes from Within by Osho  (Voyager)
Kingonomics by Rodney Sampson (Voyager)
Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood (Voyager)
Reggae Routes: The Story of Jamaican Music by Kevin O’Brien Chang and Wayne Chen (Voyager)
Rethink Food by Shushana Castle (Voyager)
Robert Frost’s Poems by Louis Untermeyer  (Voyager)
Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means so Much by Sendhil Mullainathan (Voyager)
The Third Industrial Revolution by Jeremy Rifkin  (Voyager)
Women Warriors by David E. Jones (Voyager)
The Zero Marginal Cost Society by Jeremy Rifkin (Voyager)51rdwylfMbL._SY344_BO1,204,203,200_

Hawaiian/Pacific Collection

Secrets of Diamond Head by Denby Fawcett  (Voyager)

Juvenile Collection

The following items were purchased in support of Leeward’s AA in Teaching program. We are expanding this collection to include books that discuss diversity, stereotypes, individuality, tolerance,  and gender roles.

Layout 1The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater (Voyager)
The Family Book by Todd Parr (Voyager)
Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty (Voyager)
The Sandwich Swap by Queen Rania Al Abdullah (Voyager)
The Sissy Duckling by Harvey Fierstein (Voyager)
Suki’s Kimono by Chieri Uegaki (Voyager)
Those Shoes by Maribeth Boelts (Voyager)
Who’s in My Family?: All About our Families by Robie H. Harris  (Voyager)

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