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Here's what's new in our libraries for June 2018 .... in our Mystery, Science Fiction and Fantasy and Graphic Novel collections.

Remember to check out the Mysteries and Science Fiction & Fantasy Recent Picks posts on our news blog for reviews and recommendations.


The nursing home murder : a story of crime
Ngaio Marsh & Henry Jellett
Collins Crime Club, 2017.

Wolf on a string : a novel
Benjamin Black.
Henry Holt and Company, 2017

The ice swimmer
Kjell Ola Dalh ; translated by Don Bartlett.
(Other Title: Isbaderen)
Orenda Books, 2018.

Auntie Poldi and the fruits of the Lord
Mario Giordano
translated by John Brownjohn.
John Murray, 2018.

Queen's progress : a Kit Marlowe mystery
M.J. Trow.
Crème de la Crime, 2018.

The lost
Mari Hannah.
Orion, 2018.

Dead if you don't
Peter James.
Macmillan, 2018

Evelyn Crowley
Gordon Reid
Highlight Publishing, 2018

Quick on the draw
Susan Moody.
Severn House, 2018

The deepest grave
Jeri Westerson
Severn House Publishers, 2018

A quiet life in the country
T.E. Kinsey.
Thomas & Mercer, 2016

The killing habit
Mark Billingham
Sphere, 2018

In the market for murder
T E Kinsey
Thomas & Mercer, 2016

Death around the bend
T. E. Kinsey
Thomas & Mercer, 2017

The quiet side of passion
Alexander McCall Smith
Little, Brown, 2018

Science Fiction and Fantasy

The queens of Innis Lear
Tessa Gratton.
HarperVoyager, 2018.

The demolished man
Alfred Bester ; introduction by Harry Harrison.
Vintage Books, 1996.

The complete robot
Isaac Asimov.
HarperVoyager, 2018.

Head on
John Scalzi.
Tor, [2018]

Claire North.
Orbit, 2018.

The last girl
Joe Hart.
Thomas & Mercer, 2016

The final trade
Joe Hart.
Thomas & Mercer, 2016

The wolf
Leo Carlew.
Wildfire, an imprint of Headline Publishing Group, 2018

The Testament of Loki
Joanne Harris
Gollancz, 2018.

George R.R. Martin.
Bantam Books, [2018]

In the region of the summer stars
Stephen R. Lawhead.
Tor, a Tom Doherty Associates book, 2018.

Wrath of empire
Brian McClellan.
Orbit, 2018.

The defiant heir
Melissa Caruso.
Orbit, 2018

Arm of the Sphinx
Josiah Bancroft.
Orbit, 2018

Black helicopters
Caitlin R. Kiernan.
a Tom Doherty Associates book, 2018.

By fire above
Robyn Bennis.
TOR, 2018.

Space opera
Catherynne M. Valente.
Saga Press, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2018

Uncharted : Lewis and Clark in Arcane America
Kevin J. Anderson and Sarah A. Hoyt.
Baen, 2018

Witchy winter : war comes to the Serpent Kingdom
D.J. Butler.
Baen, 2018

Artificial condition
Martha Wells.
Tom Doherty Associates, 2018

From unseen fire
Cass Morris.
Tom Doherty Associates, 2018

Medusa uploaded
Emily Devenport.
Tom Doherty Associates, 2018

Rebellion's fury
Jay Allan.
Harper Voyager, 2018

Trident's forge
Patrick S Tomlinson.
Angry Robot, 2017

Claire North
Orbit, 2017

The hills have spies
Mercedes Lackey
DAW Books, Inc., 2018

The high lord
Trudi Canavan
Voyager, 2003

Downdrift : an eco-fiction
Johanna Drucker
Three Rooms Press, 2018
The ruby knight
David Eddings
Harper Voyager, 2015

A people's history of the vampire uprising
Raymond A. Villareal
Mulholland Books, Little, Brown & Company,

Julian Gough
Picador, 2018

The freeze-frame revolution
Peter Watts
Tachyon Publications, 2018

Andrew Caldecott
Jo Fletcher Books, 2018

Brief cases : more stories from the Dresden files Jim Butcher
Ace, 2018

Witchy eye : flight of the serpent's daughter
D.J. Butler
Baen, 2017

Jeff VanderMeer
MCD X FSG Originals, 2018

Mira's last dance : a fantasy novella in the world of the five gods
Lois McMaster Bujold.
Subterranean Press, 2018.

Jacqueline Carey.
Tor, 2018.

The Skaar invasion
Terry Brooks.
Del Rey, 2018

The soldier
Neal Asher.
Night Shade Books, 2018.

Graphic Novels

Giant days. Volume seven
created & written by John Allison ; illustrated by Max Sarin ; inks by Liz Fleming.
BOOM! Box, 2018.

Extremity. Volume one, Artist
created by Daniel Warren Johnson.
Image Comics, [2017]

Mudbite featuring Dave Cooper's Eddy Table.
Cooper, Dave, 1967- author, illustrator.
Fantagraphics Books, Inc., 2018

Death to the tsar
writer, Fabien Nury
artist, Thierry Robin.
Titan Comics, 2018

Total jazz
translator, Barbara Appleby
editor, Gary Groth.
Fantagraphics Books, Inc., [2018]

Grass Kings. Volume one
Written by Matt Kindt
illustrated by Tyler Jenkins
BOOM! Studios, [2018]

Popeye : the great comic book tales
by Bud Sagendorf
edited & designed by Craig Yoe introduction by Jerry Beck.
IDW Publishing, [2018]

story and art by Olivier Vatine
written by Stefan Wul
translated by Brandon Kander and Diana Schutz.
Dark Horse Books, 2018.

Kill six billion demons. Book two, Wielder of dreams.
Author , Tom Parkinson-Morgan
Image Comics, Inc., 2018

Lights of the Amalou
Story, Christophe Gibelin
Art & color, Claire Wendling Translation, Edward Gauvin.
EuroComics, 2017

Limbo lounge
Dave Calver.
IDW Publishing, 2017

George Pérez.
Boom! Studios, 2018

Secret weapons
Writer, Eric Heisserer Artists, Raúl Allén and Patricia Martín.
Valiant Entertainment, LLC, 2017

Shadows on the grave
Richard Corben.
Dark Horse Books, 2018.

Get naked
Steven T. Seagle & colleagues.
Image Comics, 2018.

Incognegro : a graphic mystery
Story, Mat Johnson
Art, Warren Pleece.
Berger Books, 2018.

The Battle of Churubusco : American rebels in the Mexican-American War
Andrea Ferraris
Translator, Jamie Richards.
Fantagraphics, 2017

The secret loves of geeks
Edited by Hope Nicholson
Dark Horse Books, 2018.

Compulsive comics
Eric Haven.
Fantagraphics Books, Inc., 2018

Wet moon. 5, Where all stars fail to burn
Sophie Campbell
Cleo's diary pages by Jessica Calderwood.
Oni Press, 2017

Just so happens
Fumio Obata
Jonathan Cape, 2014

Deadpool vs. Old Man Logan
Writer, Declan Shalvey
Artist, Mike Henderson
Marvel Worldwide, Inc., 2018

B.P.R.D. : the devil you know [1] : Messiah Story by Mike Mignola and Scott Allie
Art by Laurence Campbell.
Dark Horse Books, 2018

The Black Monday murders. Vol. 2, The scales
Words by Jonathan Hickman
Art by Tomm Coker.
Image Comics, 2018.

Kabul disco. Book 1, How I managed not to be abducted in Afghanistan
Nicolas Wild, story & art
Mark Bence & Felicity Still, translators.
Life Drawn, an imprint of Humanoids Inc, 2018

Paper girls. 4
Brian K. Vaughan, writer
Cliff Chiang, artist.
Image Comics, 2018.

What to do when I'm gone : a mother's wisdom to her daughter
Suzy Hopkins & Hallie Bateman.
Bloomsbury, 2018.

We ate Wonder Bread : a memoir of growing up on the west side of Chicago
Nicole Hollander
Fantagraphics Books, 2018

Von Spatz
Anna Haifisch.
Drawn & Quarterly Publications, 2018.

Rivers of London [1] : body work
Written by Ben Aaronovitch & Andrew Cartmel
Art by Lee Sullivan.
Titan Comics, March 2016.

Rivers of London [2] : night witch
Written by Ben Aaronovitch & Andrew Cartmel
Art by Lee Sullivan.
Titan Comics, a division of Titan Publishing Group, Ltd., 2016

Rivers of London [3] : black mould
Written by Ben Aaronovitch & Andrew Cartmel
Art by Lee Sullivan].
Titan, 2017


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