Multcolib Picks: Sneak peek from our selectors, February 2014

The Answer to the Riddle Is Me
The Answer to the Riddle Is Me A Memoir of Amnesia By MacLean, David Book - 2014 616.85232 M1632a 2014 Available in some locations

Annotation:"In 2002, at age twenty-eight, David MacLean "woke up" in a foreign land with his memory wiped clean. No money. No passport. No identity. Taken to a mental hospital by the police, MacLean then started to hallucinate so severely he had to be tied down. Soon he could remember song lyrics and scenes from television shows, but not his family, his friends, or the woman he loved."

Dark Invasion
Dark Invasion 1915 : Germany's Secret War and the Hunt for the First Terrorist Cell in America By Blum, Howard Book - 2014 940.48673 B6584d 2014 Available in some locations

Annotation:What happens when German spies collaborate to unleash a campaign of terror upon America at the start of World War I? In the summer of 1914, New York Police Department captain Tom Tunney is preoccupied by Manhattan's raging gang rivalries and has little idea that, halfway around the world, a much more ominous threat to the city is brewing.

This Dark Road to Mercy
This Dark Road to Mercy By Cash, Wiley Book - 2014 FICTION CASH 2014 Available in some locations

Annotation:A tale of love and atonement, blood and vengeance, a story that involves two young sisters, a wayward father, and an enemy determined to see him pay for his sins.

What's your Favorite Animal?
What's your Favorite Animal? By Carle, Eric Book - 2014 jE CARLE 2014 Available in some locations

Annotation:Everybody has a favorite animal. Some like little white dogs or big black cats or hoppy brown bunnies best. Others prefer squishy snails or tall giraffes or sleek black panthers. With beautiful illustrations and charming personal stories, 14 children's book artists share their favorite animals and why they love them.

Maple By Nichols, Lori Book - 2014 jE NICHOLS 2014 Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 19 copies

Annotation:When Maple is tiny, her parents plant a maple tree in her honor. She and her tree grow up together, and even though a tree doesn't always make an ideal playmate, it doesn't mind when Maple is in the mood to be loud, which is often.

Nightingale's Nest
Nightingale's Nest By Loftin, Nikki Book - 2014 j LOFTIN 2014 Available in some locations

Annotation:Inspired by a Hans Christian Andersen story, Nightingale's Nest is an unforgettable novel about a boy with the weight of the world on his shoulders and a girl with the gift of healing in her voice.

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