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New Adult Books for March 2015

March 26th, 2015 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · No Comments ·

Here are some of the new titles we’ve ordered:


2015-03 f all the oldAll the Old Knives
Olen Steinhauer
After a failed rescue attempt of a hijacked plane in Vienna, two retired spies, former lovers, can’t help but relive the past and determine if the mission went wrong because of a compromised agent on the inside.

2015-03 f buried giantBuried Giant
Kazuo Ishiguro
As the wars that have ravaged Britain fade into the past, Axl and Beatrice, a couple of elderly Britons, set out on a journey to find the son they have not seen in years, and are joined in their travels by a Saxon warrior, his orphaned charge, and a knight.


Iron Library Radio – February 2015

February 27th, 2015 by John in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off ·

Welcome to the first edition of Iron Library Radio, a monthly playlist of songs from some of the Irondequoit Library’s most recent music purchases. Listen to all the songs below (a Spotify account is required) or at Spotify.com.

Call the library at 336-6060 (McGraw) or 336-6062 (Evans) to place any of these albums on hold.

New Music For February 2015

  • Belle & Sebastian – Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
  • D’Angelo – Black Messiah
  • The Decemberists – What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World
  • Bob Dylan – Shadows in the Night
  • Justin Townes Earle – Absent Fathers
  • Fall Out Boy – American Beauty / American Psycho
  • Lupe Fiasco – Tetsuo & Youth
  • Guster – Evermotion
  • Imagine Dragons – Smoke and Mirrors
  • Diana Krall – Wallflower
  • Tove Lo – Queen of the Clouds
  • Ricky Martin – Quien Quiera Escuchar
  • Ne-Yo – Non-Fiction
  • Panda Bear – Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper
  • Sleater-Kinney – No Cities To Love
  • Soundtrack – Fifty Shades of Grey
  • Soundtrack – Gone Girl
  • The Ting Tings – Super Critical
  • Meghan Trainor – Title
  • Ty Segall Band – Slaughterhouse
  • United States Marine Band – Be Glad Then America
  • Various Artists – 2015 Grammy Nominees
  • Various Artists – Now 53
  • Various Artists – Wow Gospel 2015
  • Watsky – All You Can Do
  • You and Me – Rose Ave

New Adult Books for February 2015

February 26th, 2015 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off ·

Here are some of the new titles we’ve ordered:


2015-02 f accidental empressAccidental Empress
Allison Pataki
A fictionalized account of the little-known and tumultuous love story of “Sisi,” the Austro-Hungarian Empress and captivating wife of Emperor Franz Joseph, offers a glimpse into the intriguing royal family, shedding new light on the Hapsburg Empire.

2015-02 f alphabet houseAlphabet House
Jussi Adler-Olsen
Conducting a special photo-reconnaissance mission in World War II Dresden, two British pilots are shot down and try to escape on an SS senior soldier train only to land in a mental hospital where patients are subjected to experimental therapies.


Get Birdman, 2015’s Best Picture Winner, at the Irondequoit Library Now

February 23rd, 2015 by John in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off ·

birdmanBirdman, which stars Michael Keaton as an action movie actor trying to produce a serious play, won the Oscar for Best Picture during last night’s Academy Awards show. Both branches of the Irondequoit Public Library own a copy of Birdman, so if you missed it in the theater, be sure to put your hold request in now.

Holds can be placed online through the MCLS Catalog or you can call either branch of the library at 336-6060 (McGraw) or 336-6062 (Evans).

New Large Print Titles for February

February 20th, 2015 by Amy in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off ·

Bone OrchardThe Bone Orchard by Paul Doiron
Questioning his decision to change careers when his mentor is murderously targeted in the wake of a “suicide by cop” incident, former Maine Warden Service member Mike Bowditch joins the hunt for a sniper while investigating his friend’s secret past.



Die AgainDie Again by Tess Gerritsen
A conclusion to the series behind the smash TNT show finds Boston Detective Jane Rizzoli investigating the murder of a big game hunter whose demise is linked to several seemingly unrelated deaths and an ill-fated camping safari in Botswana.



New Adult Books for January 2015

February 2nd, 2015 by IPLAcquisitions in Adults, New on the Shelves · Comments Off ·

Here are some of the new titles we’ve ordered:


2015-01 f as chimney sweepersAs Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust
Alan Bradley
Young chemist and aspiring detective Flavia de Luce once again uses her knowledge of poisons and her indefatigable spirit to solve a crime, but this time she leaves behind the English countryside and enters the unexpectedly unsavory world of Canadian boarding schools.

2015-01 f assassination optionAssassination Option
W. E. B. Griffin & William E. Butterworth
Newly promoted after a successful first mission, James Cronley leads a new top secret mission learning of a surprising alliance between a former German intelligence chief and Mossad and the identity of the undercover agent Seven K.