Off the Shelves – May 21


The following new items are available at the Hancock County Public Library. To place a hold or see if an item is currently available, visit the online catalog at or call 462-5141, ext. 240.


“Silence: The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise,” Thich Nhat Hanh

“Girl in the Dark,” Anna Lyndsey

“The Conversation: A Revolutionary Plan for End-of-Life Care,” Angelo E. Volandes, M.D.

“The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder,” David J. Morris

“Fighting Over the Founders: How We Remember the American Revolution,” Andrew M. Schocket

“Marching Home: Union Veterans and their Unending Civil War,” Brian Matthew Jordan

“The Age of Acquiescence: The Life and Death of American Resistance to Organized Wealth and Power,” Steve Fraser


“Forsaken,” Kelley Armstrong

“Twelve Days,” Alex Berenson

“Whatever Life Throws at You,” Julie Cross

“Shark Skin Suite,” Tim Dorsey

“The Promise of Palm Grove,” Shelley Shepard Gray

“I am Radar,” Reif Larsen

“Lies that Bind,” Maggie Barbieri


“It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War,” Lynsey Addario

“Starve the Vulture,” Jason Carney

“The Undertaker’s Daughter,” Kate Mayfield

“Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press,” James McGrath Morris

“Sympathy for the Devil: Four Decades of Friendship with Gore Vidal,”Michael Middlekauf

“Washington’s Revolution: The Making of America’s First Leader,” Robert Middlekauf

“Why Not Say What Happened: A Sentimental Education,” Morris Dickstein


“Love Beyond Reason,” Sandra Brown

“The Third Target,” Joel C. Rosenberg

“Horrorstor,” Grady Hendrix

“The Lodge on Holly Road,” Sheila Roberts

“Cold Cold Heart,” Tami Hoag

“The Happy Christian: Ten Ways to Be a Joyful Believer in a Gloomy World,” David Murray


“Mightier than the Sword: Clifton Chronicles, Book 5,” Jeffrey Archer

“Unbecoming,” Rebecca Scherm

“A Man Called Ove,” Backman Fredrik

“This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate,” Klein Naomi

“Breaking Away,” Toni Aleo

“My Sunshine Away,” M.O. Walsh