What I checked out of the library today 9/3/09...
The Medicine Cabinet of Curiosities (An Unconventional Compendium of Health Facts, from Ashtmatic Mice to Plants That Can Kill) Nicholas Bakalar
The Garden of Invention (Luther Burbank and the Business of Breeding Plants) Jane S. Smith
A Short History of the Honey Bee (Humans, Flowers, and Bees in the Eternal Chase for Honey) E. Readicker-Henderson
The Bellni Card (a novel- Investigator Yashim goes to Venice) Jason Goodwin
The Color of Lightning (a novel) Paulette Jiles