The following fiction and nonfiction titles will be available at Baltimore County Public Library as of Dec. 27.

"Too Much of a Good Thing" by Lee Goldman


Life expectancies are growing, but the diseases that kill us, such as obesity and heart disease, are on the rise. Author Goldman, the dean of Columbia University's medical school, tells you how to get your health and your life back in sync.

"The Knot Book of Outdoor Weddings" by Carley Roney

Let this book, from leading wedding resource, inspire you with ideas for a beautiful outdoor celebration.

"Web of Deceit" by Katherine Howell

This Australian author publishes her first novel in the U.S., with two Sydney-based detectives trying to determine if there is a connection between a car accident victim and a 17-year-old unsolved murder case.

"Syren's Song" by Claude Berube

Former Naval officer-turned-mercenary Connor Stark returns, this time dealing with the Tamil Tiger conflicts in Sri Lanka. Fans of Tom Clancy may have a new hero to follow.

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