Recent additions to Skillman Library's browsing collection of new fiction and works of general interest.

Each month Skillman Library adds about 50 volumes to the Browsing Collection. The collection consists of new fiction and works of general interest in all subjects, and is shelved in the Drinkhouse Reading Room on the main level of the Library. For a list of all books currently available in the Browsing Collection, check the Library Catalog.

This page is updated periodically. This update: 19 February 2019

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  • The 7 1/2 deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle / Stuart Turton.
    Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Landmark, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PR6120.U79 A615 2018.
  • A bond undone.
    London, : MacLehose Press, [2019].
    PL2848.Y8 S5413 2019.
  • A bond undone.
    London, : MacLehose Press, [2019].
    PL2848.Y8 S5413 2019.
  • Adèle / Leila Slimani ; translated from the French by Sam Taylor.
    New York, New York : Penguin Books, [2019]. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    PQ2719.L56 D3613 2019.
  • The age of surveillance capitalism : the fight for a human future at the new frontier of power / Shoshana Zuboff.
    New York : PublicAffairs, 2019.
    HF5415.32 .Z83 2019.
  • Antisemitism : here and now / Deborah E. Lipstadt.
    New York : Schocken Books, [2019]. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    DS145 .L6157 2019.
  • Automating inequality : how high-tech tools profile, police, and punish the poor / Virginia Eubanks.
    ©2017. PUBLISHER = New York, NY : St. Martin’s Press, 2018.
    HC79.P6 E89 2018.
  • The banished immortal : a life of Li Bai (Li Po) / Ha Jin.
    New York : Pantheon, 2019.
    PL2671 .J554 2019.
  • Big bang : a nonfiction novel / David Bowman ; introduction by Jonathan Lethem.
    New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019.
    PS3552.O8757 B54 2019.
  • Black enough : stories of being young & black in America / edited by Ibi Zoboi.
    New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019].
    PZ5 .B49 2019.
  • Black leopard, red wolf / Marlon James.
    New York : Riverhead Books, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    PR9265.9.J358 B58 2019.
  • Bookends : collected intros and outros / Michael Chabon.
    New York : Harper Perennial, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PS3553.H15 A6 2019.
  • The bookshop of yesterdays : a novel / Amy Meyerson.
    Toronto, Ontario : Park Row Books, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PS3613.E98635 B66 2018.
  • Bowlaway : a novel / Elizabeth McCracken.
    New York, NY : Ecco, [2019].
    PS3563.C35248 B69 2019.
  • Braided : a journey of a thousand challahs / Beth Ricanati, MD.
    Berkeley, CA : She Writes Press, 2018. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    BM657.C43 R53 2018.
  • A bright future : how some countries have solved climate change and the rest can follow / Joshua S. Goldstein and Staffan A. Qvist.
    New York : Public Affairs, 2019.
    TD171.75 .G65 2019.
  • The collected schizophrenias : essays / Esmé Weijun Wang.
    Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, [2019]. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    RC514.W236 A3 2019.
  • Country dark / Chris Offutt.
    New York, NY : Grove Press, an imprint of Grove Atlantic, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PS3565.F387 C68 2018.
  • The cut out girl / Bart van Es.
    New York : Penguin Press, 2018. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    DS135.N6 D428 2018.
  • The day the sun died : a novel / Yan Lianke ; translated from the Chinese by Carlos Rojas.
    New York : Grove Press, 2018.
    PL2925.L54 R52713 2018.
  • Diderot and the art of thinking freely / Andrew S. Curran.
    New York : Other Press, [2019]. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    B2016 .C87 2019.
  • Empty planet : the shock of global population decline / Darrell Bricker and John Ibbitson.
    New York : Crown Publishers, [2019]. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    HB887 .B75 2019.
  • The end of ice : bearing witness and finding meaning in the path of climate disruption / Dahr Jamail.
    New York : The New Press, [2019]. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    QC903 .J36 2019.
  • The end of loneliness / Benedict Wells ; translated by Charlotte Collins.
    [New York] : Penguin Books, 2019.
    PT2725.E575 V6613 2019.
  • Endling : the last / Katherine Applegate ; illustrated by Max Kostenko.
    New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PZ7.A6483 Las 2018.
  • The far field : a novel / Madhuri Vijay.
    New York : Grove Press, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    PS3622.I492 F37 2018.
  • For colored girls who have considered politics / Donna Brazile, Yolanda Caraway, Leah Daughtry, and Minyon Moore, with Veronica Chambers.
    New York, N.Y. : St. Martin’s Press, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    E185.96 .B829 2018.
  • Ghost wall / Sarah Moss.
    New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
    PR6113.O88 G48 2019.
  • The gilded wolves / Roshani Chokshi.
    New York : Wednesday Books, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PS3603.H655 G55 2019.
  • Golden State / Ben H. Winters.
    New York : Mulholland Books, Little, Brown and Company, [2019]. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    PS3623.I6735 G65 2019.
  • Good riddance / by Elinor Lipman.
    Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    PS3562.I577 G66 2019.
  • Hark : a novel / Sam Lipsyte.
    New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2019.
    PS3562.I648 H37 2019.
  • Hear our defeats / Laurent Gaudé ; translated from the French by Alison Anderson.
    New York, NY : Europa Editions, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2016.
    PQ2667.A873 E2613 2019.
  • The heartbeat of Wounded Knee : native America from 1890 to the present / David Treuer.
    New York : Riverhead Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2019].
    E77 .T797 2019.
  • How to be safe : a novel / Tom McAllister.
    New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2018].
    PS3613.C2653 H69 2018.
  • In miniature : how small things illuminate the world / Simon Garfield.
    Edinburgh, United Kingdom : Canongate Books Ltd, 2018.
    NK8470 .G37 2018.
  • In my mind’s eye : a thought diary / Jan Morris.
    New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2019.
    PR6063.O7489 Z46 2019.
  • Inheritance : a memoir of genealogy, paternity, and love / Dani Shapiro.
    New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019.
    PS3569.H3387 Z46 2019.
  • Late in the day : a novel / Tessa Hadley.
    New York, NY : Harper, [2019].
    PR6108.A35 L38 2019.
  • Legends of the condor heroes II : A bond undone / Jin Yong ; translated from the Chinese by Gigi Chang.
    London, : MacLehose Press, [2019].
    PL2848.Y8 S5413 2019.
  • Legends of the condor heroes II : A bond undone / Jin Yong ; translated from the Chinese by Gigi Chang.
    London, : MacLehose Press, [2019].
    PL2848.Y8 S5413 2019.
  • Lives laid away / Stephen Mack Jones.
    New York, NY : Soho Crime, [2019].
    PS3610.O6289 L35 2019.
  • The lonesome bodybuilder : stories / Yukiko Motoya ; translated from the Japanese by Asa Yoneda.
    New York : Soft Skull, 2018. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PL873.O86 A2 2018.
  • The lost man / Jane Harper.
    New York : Flatiron Books, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PR9619.4.H3645 L67 2019.
  • Lucky boy / Shanthi Sekaran.
    New York : G.P. Putnam’s Sons, [2017]. PUBLISHER = ©2016.
    PS3619.E45 L83 2017.
  • The man in the Glass House : Philip Johnson, architect of the modern century / Mark Lamster.
    New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    NA737.J6 L36 2018.
  • Merchants of truth : the business of news and the fight for facts / Jill Abramson.
    New York : Simon & Schuster, 2019.
    PN4867 .A27 2019.
  • Mrs Moreau’s Warbler : how birds got their names / Stephen Moss.
    London : Guardian Faber, 2018. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    QL677 .M67 2018.
  • Near/miss / Charles Bernstein.
    Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2018. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PS3552.E7327 N437 2018.
  • Never home alone : from microbes to millipedes, camel crickets, and honeybees, the natural history of where we live / Rob Dunn.
    New York, NY : Basic Books, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    QH309 .D866 2018.
  • Normal people / Sally Rooney.
    London : Faber & Faber, 2018. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PR6118.O59 N67 2018.
  • Oklava / Selin Kiazim.
    Northampton, Massachusetts : Interlink Books, 2018.
    TX723.5.T9 K53 2018.
  • On Thomas Merton / Mary Gordon.
    Boulder : Shambhala, 2018.
    BX4705.M542 G67 2018.
  • A people’s future of the United States : speculative fiction from 25 extraordinary writers / edited by Victor LaValle and John Joseph Adams.
    New York : One World, [2019].
    PS648.F86 P46 2019.
  • The poet X : a novel / by Elizabeth Acevedo.
    New York, NY : HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PS3601.C475 P64 2018.
  • Retablos : stories from a life lived along the border / Octavio Solis.
    San Francisco, CA : City Lights Books, [2018].
    PS3569.O5572 Z46 2018.
  • Rush : revolution, madness, and the visionary doctor who became a founding father / Stephen Fried.
    ©2018. PUBLISHER = New York : Crown, [2018].
    E302.6.R85 F75 2018.
  • Silence : a social history of one of the least understood elements of our lives / Jane Brox.
    Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019.
    BJ1499.S5 B76 2018.
  • The spirit of science fiction / Roberto Bolaño ; translated by Natasha Wimmer.
    New York : Penguin Press, 2019.
    PQ8098.12.O38 E7713 2019.
  • Territory of light / Yuko Tsushima ; translated from the Japanese by Geraldine Harcourt.
    New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
    PL862.S76 H513 2019.
  • Thick : and other essays / Tressie McMillan Cottom.
    New York : The New Press, 2019.
    HM479.C68 A3 2019.
  • Tombland / C.J. Sansom.
    New York : Mulholland Books/Little, Brown and Company, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    PR6119.A57 T66 2019.
  • Unmarriageable : a novel / Soniah Kamal.
    New York : Ballantine Books, 2019. PUBLISHER = ©2019.
    PS3619.O533 U56 2019.
  • Useful phrases for immigrants : stories / May-lee Chai.
    [Durham, NC] : Blair, [2018].
    PS3553.H2423 A6 2018.
  • We cast a shadow : a novel / Maurice Carlos Ruffin.
    New York : One World, [2019].
    PS3618.U4338 W4 2019.
  • We say #never again : reporting by the Parkland student journalists / edited by MSD teachers Melissa Falkowski and Eric Garner.
    New York : Crown, [2018]. PUBLISHER = ©2018.
    HV7438.P37 W43 2018.
  • The weight of a piano / Chris Cander.
    New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019.
    PS3603.A53585 W45 2019.
  • Where reasons end : a novel / Yiyun Li.
    New York : Random House, [2019].
    PS3612.I16 W48 2019.
  • You know you want this : Cat person and other stories / Kristen Roupenian.
    New York : Scout Press, 2019.
    PS3618.O86947 A6 2019.