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Blind & Physically Handicapped Book List

Blind & Physically Handicapped reading list.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/16/17
Next update: 06/23/17
DB 86349 The Doomed City – By Arkady Strugatsky And Boris Strugatsky –IN AN EXPERIMENTAL CITY BORDERED BY AN ABYSS AND AN IMPOSSIBLY HIGH WALL, THE CITY'S INHABITANTS ARE INDIVIDUALS PLUCKED FROM ACROSS GLOBAL HISTORY. THEY ARE LEFT TO GOVERN THEMSELVES UNDER CONDITIONS SET BY THE INSCRUTABLE MENTORS. AS TIME PASSES, HOWEVER, INCREASINGLY NIGHTMARISH SCENARIOS PLAGUE THE CITY. ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN RUSSIAN. STRONG LANGUAGE. 1989.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/09/17
Next update: 06/16/17
DB 86360 Hush Now, Don’t You Cry – By Rhys Bowen –1903. AFTER THEIR WEDDING, MOLLY MURPHY AND HER POLICE CAPTAIN HUSBAND ARRIVE FOR THEIR HONEYMOON AT AN ALDERMAN'S ESTATE. MOLLY HAS PROMISED TO STOP SLEUTHING NOW THAT SHE IS MARRIED, BUT WHEN THEIR HOST IS FOUND DEAD, MOLLY JOINS IN THE INVESTIGATION. 2012
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Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 06/02/17
Next update: 06/09/17
DB 85925 Another Brooklyn – By Jacqueline Woodson – AUGUST RETURNS TO BROOKLYN TO SETTLE THE AFFAIRS OF HER FATHER AFTER HIS DEATH. WHEN SHE CHANCES UPON ONE OF HER BEST FRIENDS FROM CHILDHOOD, SYLVIA, ON THE TRAIN, SHE REMINISCES ABOUT GROWING UP IN THE 1970S WITH SYLVIA AND HER OTHER BEST FRIENDS, ANGELA AND GIGI. SOME DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 05/19/17
Next update: 06/02/17
DB 85732 The Exiled – By Christopher Charles – NEW MEXICO HOMICIDE DETECTIVE WES RANEY STILL STRUGGLES WITH THE ADDICTION HE DEVELOPED WORKING UNDERCOVER NARCOTICS IN NEW YORK IN THE EIGHTIES. NOW HE PAIRS UP WITH THE LOCAL SHERIFF TO INVESTIGATE A TRIPLE MURDER ON A RANCH, WHERE NOTHING IS AS IT APPEARS. VIOLENCE AND STRONG LANGUAGE. 2016.

Previously New in the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped

List updated: 05/12/17
Next update: 05/19/17
DB 85720 Power Surge – By Ben Bova – THE SCIENCE ADVISOR TO A NEWLY ELECTED SENATOR, JAKE ROSS CRAFTS AN ENERGY PLAN THAT COULD MAKE AMERICA THE WORLD LEADER IN ENERGY PRODUCTION WHILE STILL PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT. JAKE MUST LEARN, HOWEVER, HOW TO NAVIGATE WASHINGTON POLITICS AS HE RUNS AFOUL OF SPECIAL INTERESTS, LOBBIES, AND CYNICAL BUREAUCRATS. 2015.

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