New materials for January at the Elkins-Randolph County Public Library include the following:
Juvenile fiction: "Eat Like a Bear" (Easy Books) by April Pulley Sayre, "Friends" (E) by Eric Carle, "My Blue Bunny, Bubbit" (E) by Maggie Smith, "Violet Mackerel's Personal Space" (Juvenile Fiction) by Anna Branford and "Words with Wings" (JF) by Nikki Grimes.
Young adult: "City of Bones," "City of Fallen Angels" and "City of Lost Souls," all by Cassandra Clare and "First Love" by James Patterson.
Adult fiction: "The New Countess: a Novel" by Fay Weldon, "Hazardous Duty" by W.E.B. Griffin, "The Death Trade" by Jack Higgins, "Fear Nothing: a Detective D.D. Warren Novel" by Lisa Gardner, "The Invention of Wings: a Novel" by Sue Monk Kidd, "In the Blood" by Lisa Unger, "Standup Guy" by Stuart Woods, "The Pagan Lord: a Novel" by Bernard Cornwell, "Dark Wolf: a Carpathian Novel" by Christine Feehan, "River Road: a Novel" by Jayne Ann Krentz, "Carthage: a Novel" by Joyce Carol Oates and "The Unwelcomed Child: a Novel" by V.C. Andrews.
Large-print fiction: "The Gift of Christmas" by Debbie Macomber and "Brandon's Bride" by Lisa Gardner.
Large-print Westerns: "Savage Desert: a Western Duo" by Lewis B. Patten, "Killer Poker: the Loner" by J.A. Johnstone and "A Big Sky Christmas" by William W. Johnstone.
Westerns: "Robert B. Parker's Bull River: a Novel" by Robert Knott.
Mystery: "The Way of All Fish" by Martha Grimes, "Eggs in a Casket" by Laura Childs and "That Old Black Magic" by Mary Jane Clark.
Large-print mystery: "Ghost Gone Wild" by Carolyn G. Hart.
Nonfiction: "The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 2014," "Getting Away with Murder: Benazir Bhutto's Assassination and the Politics of Pakistan" by Heraldo Munoz, "Hunting Hitler: New Scientific Evidence That Hitler Escaped Nazi Germany" by Jerome R. Corsi, "Blessing the Hands That Feed Us: What Eating Closer to Home Can Teach Us about Food, Community, and Our Place on Earth" by Vicki Robin, "Cairo: Memoir of a City Transformed" by Ahdaf Soueif, "Soul Healing Miracles: Ancient and New Sacred Wisdom, Knowledge, and Practical Techniques for Healing the Spiritual, Mental, Emotional, and Physical Bodies" by Zhi Gang Sha, "The Accidental Universe: the World You Thought You Knew" by Alan Lightman and "The Wars of Reconstruction: the Brief, Violent History of America's Most Progressive Era" by Douglas R. Egerton.
Reference: "Critical Survey of Mythology and Folklore: World Mythology."
West Virginia materials: "The Dahmer Letter, 1968-1982, Vol. 1" by Johnny Arvin Dahmer.
Movies: "Across the Yew Pines: the Hammons: Descendants of the Frontier" (5 discs-4 DVDs & 1CD) (Not Rated), "Planes" (PG), "The Getaway" (PG), "Turbo" (PG), "Fast & Furious 6" (PG-13), "Lone Ranger" (PG-13), "Jobs" (PG-13), "Bless Me, Ultima" (PG-13), "The Wolverine" (PG-13), "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" (PG-13), "Man of Steel" (PG-13), "Grown-ups" (PG-13), "Elysium" (R), "Small Town Saturday Night" (R) and "Kick-ass" (R).