April 5, 2009 On the shelves

Extreme Measures by Vince Flynn features the deadly and charismatic hero Mitch Rapp as he wages a counter-terrorism war against a new enemy with the help of a fellow soldier who is as dedicated and as lethal as they come.

iPod and iTunes by Guy Hart-Davis shows how to download music, videos, photos, podcasts, calendars, contacts; and how to manage your music library, select accessories, enhance audio quality, and burn CDs and DVDs.

The Catch: A Joe Gunther Novel by Archer Mayor finds Gunther tracking the killers who shot a deputy sheriff during a routine traffic stop, an investigation that leads him to some utterly ruthless players and a lethally dangerous game.

The Core Connection: Go from Fat to Flat by Using Your Abs for a Total Body Workout by Chris Robinson offers a simple work-out philosophy that will help tone muscles and melt away pounds in a matter of weeks.

Tsar: A Thriller by Ted Bell sends counter-spy Alex Hawke on a search for a new Russian leader who signals to the world that the old, imperial Russia is back and is bent on global dominance–a threat greater than the most hardened cold warriors ever thought possible.

Childhood Unbound: Saving Our Kids’ Best Selves by Ron Taffel draws on decades of counseling experience to unveil a breakthrough approach for guiding kids through the distinctive challenges of the twenty-first century.

Dragonheart by Todd McCaffrey continues the Dragonsriders of Pern series in a captivating turn as the embattled planet, the brave pioneers who call it home, and the magnificent, flame-breathing creatures who protect it confront a dire new challenge.