PARIS – The Paris Public Library recently added the following materials to its collection:

Adult fiction

“Slightly Dangerous” by Mary Balogh; “Star Wars: The Cestus Deception,” Steven Barnes; “Dead Lines,” Greg Bear; “Trophy Hunt,” C.J. Box; “Plan of Attack,” Dale Brown; “Missing Justice,” Alafair Burke; “Rule of Four,” Ian Caldwell; “You Remind Me of Me,” Dan Chaon.

Also, “Enemy,” Lee Child; “The Narrows,” Michael Connelly; “Liars and Thieves,” Stephen Coonts; “Blowout,” Catherine Coulter; “The Summer I Dared,” Barbara Delinsky; “The First Wife,” Diana Diamond; “Sweet Land Stories,” by E.L. Doctorow; “Some Enchanted Evening,” Christina Dodd.

Also, “Nothing Lost,” John Gregory Dunne; “Big Secret,” Pete Earley; “Four Souls,” Louise Erdrich; “Ten Big Ones,” Janet Evanovich; “Olivia Joules and the Overactive Imagination,” Helen Fielding; “Memorial Day,” Vince Flynn; “The Collector,” John Fowles; “Secret Smile,” Nicci French; “The Coma,” Alex Garland; “Grant Comes East,” Newt Gingrich.

Also, “Dumping Billy,” Olivia Goldsmith; “The Drowning Tree,” Carol Goodman; “Way Past Legal,” Norman Green; “Tarnished Eye,” Judith Guest; “The Things We do for Love,” Kristin Hannah; “Eventide,” Kent Haruf; “Flesh and Blood,” John Harvey; “The Brilliance of the Moon,” Lian Hearn; “Kill the Messenger,” Tami Hoag; “The Madman’s Tale,” John Katzenbach.

Also, “The Tyrant’s Novel,” Thomas Keneally; “Hundredth Man,” Jack Kerley; The Other Side of the Story,” Marian Keyes; “Dark Tower VI: Song of Susannah,” Stephen King; “Taking,” Dean Koontz; “Transmission,” Hari Kunzru; “Last Prophecy,” Jon Land; “Heat Wave,” Jill Marie Landis; “Crossing California,” Adam Langer; “Earthquake Weather,” Terri Lankford; “Past Due,” William Lasher; “Flying Crows,” James Lehrer; “The Sacrifice,” Beverly Lewis; “The Color of Death,” Elizabeth Lowell; “The Bourne Legacy,” Eric Van Lustbader; “The Shop on Blossom Street,” Debbie Macomber.

Also, “Breakfast at Stephanie’s,” Sue Margolis; “A Good Year,” Peter Mayle; “Old Boys,” Charles McCarry; “Folly and Glory,” Larry McMurtry; “Second Assistant,” Claire Naylor; “Popular Music from Vittula,” Mikael Niemi; “Ringworld’s Children,” Larry Niven; “Coal Run,” Tawni O’Dell; Mourning Wood,” Daniel Paisner; “Sam’s Letters to Jennifer,” James Patterson; “Queen of the South,” Arturo Perez-Reverte.

Also, “Under the Boardwalk,” Carly Philips; “Kiss of Fate,” Mary Jo Putney; “The Paid Companion,” Amanda Quick; “Monday Mourning,” Kathy Reichs; “Forty Signs of Rain,” Kim Stanley Robinson; “Hidden Prey,” John Sandford; “Killer Smile,” Lisa Scottoline.

Also, “Like a Charm,” edited by Karin Slaughter; “See Jane Die,” Erica Spindler; “Second Chance,” Danielle Steel; “The Master,” Colm Toibin; “Live Bait,” P.J. Tracy; “Queen of the Big Time,” Adriana Trigiani; “Black,” Chris Whitcomb; “Garden of Martyrs,” Michael White; “Tampa Burn,” Randy Wayne White; “The Children’s Hour,” Marcia Willett.


“Murder Suicide,” Keith Ablow; “Murder on the Leviathan,” Boris Akunin; “Lazybones,” Mark Billingham; “Home Body,” Gerry Boyle; “Cold Case Squad,” Edna Buchanan; “In the Moon of Red Ponies,” James Lee Burke; “Murder at a Vineyard Mansion,” Philip Craig; “Death of a Thousand Cuts,” Barbara D’Amato; “The Hamilton Case,” Michelle De Kretser; “Retro,” Loren Estleman; “Broken Dishes,” Earlene Fowler; “Ice Run,” Steve Hamilton; “I Dreamed I Married Perry Mason,” Susan Kandel; “Return of the Dancing Master,” Hennin Mankell; “Star Spangled Murder,” Leslie Meier; “The Body in the Attic,” Katherine Page; “She Smiled Sweetly,” Mary-Ann Tirone Smith.

Large print

“My Life,” Bill Clinton; “The Narrows,” Michael Connelly; “Ten Big Ones,” Janet Evanovich; “Taking,” Dean Koontz; “Sam’s Letters to Jennifer,” James Patterson.

Young adult

“Leaving Protection,” Will Hobbs; “The Ribbajack,” Brian Jacques; “Confessions of a Not-It Girl,” Melissa Kantor; “Shooter,” Walter Dean Myers; “Including Alice,” Phyllis Reynolds Naylor; “Hat Full of Sky,” Terry Pratchett; “Away Laughing on a Fast Camel,” Louisa Rennison; “One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies,” Sonya Sones; “Shadowmancer,” G.P. Taylor; “War of the Worlds,” H.G. Wells; “Midnighters: the Secret Hour,” Scott Westerfeld.

Adult nonfiction

“Pretext for War,” James Bamford; “The Pentagon’s New Map.” Thomas Barnett; “The Perfect Mile,” Neal Bascomb; “The Mammals of North America,” Nora Bowers; “Battle Ready,” Tom Clancy; “My Life,” Bill Clinton; “The Big House,” George Howe Colt; “75,000+ Baby Names for the 21st Century,” Lori Cooper; “The Secret Life of Lobsters,” Trevor Corson.

Also, “Hard Line,” Ken Ellingwood; “This Man’s Army,” Andrew Exum; “Scribbling with the Cat,” Alexandra Fuller; “Changing Minds,” Howard Gardner; “Curves,” Gary Heavin; “The Geese of Beaver Bog,” Bernd Heinrich; “The Iraq War,” John Keegan; “The Outlaw Sea,” Walter Langewiesche.

Also, “Fear and Other Uninvited Guests,” Harriet Lerner; “The Kid Who Named Pluto,” Marc McCutcheon; “Rewriting History,” Dick Morris; “Italian for Dummies,” Franesca Onofrio; Monte Cassino: the Hardest Fought Battle of World War II,” Matthew Parker.

Also, “Truth and Beauty,” Ann Patchett; “The End of Oil,” Paul Roberts; “Big Russ and Me,” Tim Russert; “Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim,” David Sedaris; “The 10 Basic Principles of Good Parenting,” Laurence Steinberg; “My Time: Making the Most of the Rest of Your Life,” Abigail Trafford; “The Politics of Truth,” Joseph Wilson.

Also, “The Secrets of Good-Carb/Low-Carb Living,” Sandra Woodruff; “The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators and the Frontier,” Colin Woodward; Generation Kill,” Evan Wright; “ADHD: A Complete and Authoritative Guide”; “Home Cheap Home”; “Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy.”

Picture books

“Mister Seahorse,” Eric Carle; “The Very Busy Spider,” Eric Carle; “Fossil,” Claire Ewart; “The Daddy Mountain,” Jules Feiffer; “Mother, May I?,” Lynn Plourde; “Four Seasons Make a Year,” Anne Rockwell; “The Reluctant Dragon,” Robert San Souci.

Juvenile fiction

“Young Cam Jansen and the New Girl Mystery,” David Adler; “Chasing Vermeer,” Blue Balliett; “Day of the Dragon: The Extreme Team,” Matt Christopher; “One Smooth Move: the Extreme Team,” Matt Christopher; “The Supernaturalist,” Eoin Colfer; “The People of Sparks,” Jeanne DuPrau.

Also, “The Fish in Room No. 11,” Heather Dyer; “Among the Barons,” Margaret Peterson Haddix; “Among the Brave,” Margaret Peterson Haddix; “Charlie Bone and the Invisible Boy,” Jenny Nimmo; “Junie B, 1st Grader: Shipwrecked,” Barbara Park; “The Quilt,” Gary Paulsen.

Juvenile nonfiction

“American Moments: Scenes from American History,” Robert Burleigh; “Mummies, Pyramids, and Pharaoh,” Gail Gibbons; “Quilting Bee,” Gail Gibbons; “Stories from the Life of Jesus,” Celi Lottridge; “The Kids Guide to Money Cent$,” Keltie Thomas; “Can You See What I See?: Seymour and the Juice Box Boat,” Walter Wick; “Poetry for Young People: American Poetry.

Audio books

“My Life,” Bill Clinton; “The Narrows,” Michael Connelly; “Blowout,” Catherine Coulter; “The Summer I Dared,” Barbara Delinsky; “Ten Big Ones,” Janet Evanovich; “Taking,” Dean Koontz; “Sam’s Letters to Jennifer,” James Patterson; “Second Chance,” Danielle Steel.

Audio CDs

“Blowout,” Catherine Coulter; “The Summer I Dared,” Barbara Delinsky; “Ten Big Ones,” Janet Evanovich; “Taking,” Dean Koontz; “Sam’s Letter to Jennifer,” James Patterson; “Killer Smile,” Lisa Scottoline; “Second Chance,” Danielle Steel.

For more information, call the library at 743-6994 or e-mail [email protected] The library’s catalog is searchable online at its Web page,

Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.