“Tom Cruise is in fine form.” — Hollywood Reporter
Michael Bublé To Be Loved Reprise • Pop/Rock Guest Artists: Reese Witherspoon, Bryan Adams, The Puppini Sisters Michael Buble follows up his chart-topping Christmas album with with To Be Loved, his highly anticipated sixth studio album. Along with appearances by Bryan Adams and Reese Witherspoon, the CD includes the single It’s a Beautiful Day.
Available April 23 CD 10770575............................ $16.99
Starring: Tom Cruise, Rosamund Pike, Richard Jenkins Ex-military investigator Jack Reacher leaps off the pages of Lee Child’s bestselling novel and onto the big screen in this explosive thriller. When an unspeakable crime is committed, all evidence points to the suspect in custody who offers up a single note in defense: ‘Get Jack Reacher!’ 14A 130 min. (2012) $80M Action
“...a dark and dazzling ride into a new kind of hell.” - Rolling Stone “...entertaining pulp-melodrama thriller.” - The Guardian
Available May 7 DVD
(WS) 10800172................ $26.99
Blu-ray (WS) 10800148............. $32.99
Read by Elisabeth Rodgers
Brilliance Audio, Inc. Fiction Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan’s mission
is to bring closure to the families whose loved ones have vanished. Now, Jim Doane wants the same kind of closure. His 25-year-old son may or may not be dead and he has only burned skull fragments as possible evidence. He cannot go to the police for answers without risking his own secrets and dark past. Doane needs Eve Duncan’s skills and he’ll do anything to get them. Even if it means taking Eve.
Available April 16 Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 8 Discs • Replacements Available AUDIOBOOK 10781539........... $42.99 ISBN 9781480524279
picks of the week director spotlight Collaborator Directed by Martin Donovan
Robert Longfellow is a famous playwright who can’t seem to catch a break. Retreating back to his childhood home, Robert crosses paths with his former neighbor Gus, a right-wing ex-con who is Robert’s polar opposite. When Gus holds Robert hostage at gunpoint during a drunken reunion gone terribly wrong, the two men unexpectedly bond until the mood darkens and shots ring out. 14A 87 min. (2011) Drama
Canadian Screen Award Best Actor David Morse
“What really matters is the interplay between two fine actors...” - Toronto Star DVD
DVD & Blu-ray
B.C. set decorator Jim Erickson wins Oscar for production design
Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, Joseph Gordon-Levitt In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. PG 150 min. (2012) $171M Drama 2 Academy Awards 1 Golden Globe Award 2 SAG Awards 1 BAFTA Award
“A masterpiece.” - A. O. Scott Available March 26
DVD (WS) 10022997.................... $26.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10022995.................$35.99
(WS) 10051070.................... $22.99
Foreverland Life is not about how you die, but how you live. Directed by Max McGuire Written and directed by Max McGuire, Foreverland draws on McGuire’s own story and experiences as a man living with cystic fibrosis, watching the clock of life rapidly tick down on a shortened time table. Contemplative. Reflective. Thoughtful. Foreverland finds its footing early on and never slips. PG 93 min. (2011) Drama DVD
(WS) 10061327.................... $22.99
Starring: Kristen Connolly, Christopher Denham, Kether Donohue Two million fish washed ashore, one thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009, a deadly menace swept through the seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that day has never been told—until now. 14A 85 min. (2012) Horror (WS) 10076846.................... $22.99
Plagued by both a reckless ego and nagging self-doubt, Hollywood legend Alfred Hitchcock becomes obsessed with a grisly murder story that the studios won’t back. Determined, he risks his reputation, home, and the love of his wife Alma to make the film. Hitch wins Alma over, and the two collaborate to create the enduring masterpiece—Psycho. PG 98 min. (2012) $6M Drama
Starring: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Aaron Paul, Octavia Spencer Kate and Charlie are a young married couple whose bond is built on a mutual love of music, laughter, and drinking. When Kate’s drinking puts her job as a school teacher into jeopardy, she decides to get sober. Her new lifestyle calls into question whether or not her relationship with Charlie is built on love or just a boozy diversion from adulthood. 14A 81 min. (2012) Drama 2012 Sundance Film Festival Special Jury Prize
Directed by Sasha Gervais
1 Golden Globe Award
“...Hopkins and Mirren are acting pros in stellar form.” - Rolling Stone Blu-ray (WS) 10061790.................$37.99
“...nothing can diminish Winstead’s outstanding performance as Kate.” - Toronto Star DVD (WS) 10088819.................... $26.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10088805.................$30.99
A Late Quartet
Directed by Yaron Zilberman After 25 years together, the members of a worldrenowned string quartet learn that their beloved cellist may soon be forced to retire. But the news stirs up equally painful challenges when competing egos, harbored resentment, and irrepressible lust threaten to derail the group. 18A 106 min. (2012) $1M Drama
“It shows how skilled professionals work.” - Roger Ebert
DVD (WS) 10061322.................... $26.99 Blu-ray (WS) 10051065.................$29.99
The Suicide Shop (French)
Directed by Patrice Lecoche Imagine a shop that for generations has sold all the accoutrements of the perfect suicide. This family business prospers in all its bleak misery, until the day it encounters true joie de vivre in the shape of the owners’ younger son, Alan. UNK (2012) Comedy DVD
Babar The Movie
Babar tells his children the story of his first days as King of the Elephants. F 80 min. (1990) DVD 10030110.................... $17.99
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange Escape from the Kitchen
Follows YouTube sensation Annoying Orange along with his band of produce buddies as they navigate the time-space continuum in their magical fruit cart. From Prehistoric Era to Colonial Times, Orange and the rest of the crew are dropped into random adventures and forced to squeeze their way out. UNK 113 min. (2012) DVD
(WS) 10023190.................... $17.99
JUST ANNOUNCED CDs
David Archuleta No Matter How Far
Koch Records • Pop/Rock American Idol contestant and pop superstar David Archuleta’s newest album No Matter How Far. Features the song Everything and More; Love Don’t Hate; and Heart Falls Out.
Available March 26
Music Inspired by the Epic Miniseries
CD 10097151........ $10.99
Artists featured on this album
Meredith Andrews Worth It All
Word Entertainment • Religious Word Worship’s passionate and powerful vocalist Meredith Andrews’s third studio album, Worth It All, is a collection of 11 original tracks, all but one written or co-written by Andrews.
“...a sweet, earnest voice that resonates with passion...” - Billboard CD 10021427............ $14.99
Only a Mountain Word Entertainment • Religious Recording artist Jason Castro collaborated with producers on this album while writing or co-writing every song. This album is very much about his journey with the struggles and challenges in life and how faith guided him along the way.
American Idol Finalist CD 10021423........... $14.99
Let’s Face the Music and Dance Legacy Recordings • Country Willie Nelson returns with Let’s Face the Music and Dance, another brand new album featuring a selection of songs that are near and dear to him and his band, the Family.
CD 10768308............ $18.99
Available April 16 CD 10770454............ $16.99
Universal Music • Pop/Rock James Blake’s sophomore release infuses electronic and rock sounds as his music evolves into a style all his own. Includes collaborations with Brian Eno and RZA and the first single Retrograde.
New West Records • Pop/Rock The twelve-track set is the anticipated follow-up to 2011’s Grammy Award-nominated album I’ll Never Get Out of This World Alive and is the first billed as Steve Earle & the Dukes (& Duchesses). Bonus DVD with behind-the-scenes mini-documentary and Invisible music video.
WEA • Religious Artists: Jason Castro, Sidewalk Prophets This 12-song musical companion features top Christian artists performing songs that highlight various themes from The Bible miniseries, anchored by Francesca Battistelli’s recording of the Peter Gabriel hit In Your Eyes.
Available April 9 CD 10771513............ $14.99
House of Gold & Bones Part 2 Roadrunner Records • Pop/Rock House of Gold & Bones is a two-part concept album that follows a story written by singer Corey Taylor. It is a multimedia experience with 24 songs, innovative packaging, new media scavenger hunts, and a 4-part comic book series.
Available April 9 CD 10780745............ $18.99 (Parental Advisory) CD 10780746............ $18.99 (Edited Version)
The Low Highway
Available April 16 CD 10780747............ $19.99
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Mosquito
Interscope • Pop/Rock Guest Artists: Dr. Octagon American indie rock band Yeah Yeah Yeahs includes singer Karen O, guitarist and keyboardist Nick Zinner, and drummer Brian Chase. The band returns with their latest release Mosquito and their popular indie jam Sacrilege.
Available April 16 CD 10781175............ $14.99
Glassnote • Pop/Rock The first new album from the Grammy Award-winning group in four years. It sounds almost nothing like the old Phoenix albums. It was made by the same people, but they may not be playing the same instruments.
Concord Records • Jazz The album is filled with jazz standards such as I’ll Take Romance and The Very Thought of You, and also includes a throwback to her eighties fame with Don’t You Forget About Me, arranged by Peter White, who coproduced the album.
Available April 23 CD 10781176............ $16.99
Available April 9 CD 10780675............ $18.99
Stompin’ Tom Connors
Country-folk singer Stompin’ Tom Connors passed away March 6th at the age of 73. The Canadian legend is known for his toe-stomping country performances and his 1973 hit The Hockey Song, still played in hockey arenas today.
Stompin’ Tom and the Roads of Life
The Ballad of Stompin’ Tom
EMI Canada • Country Charles Thomas—Stompin’ Tom—Connors was one of Canada’s most prolific and well-known country and folk singers. He started his career in 1964, overcoming a life of poverty and hard knocks to become the revered recording artist he is today. This album continues this great tradition.
CD 10793984................. $13.99
Canadian music icon Stompin’ Tom delivered 10 more original songs that touched on life and current events with his signature pride, Canadian outlook, and of course, some of his well-known lyrical wit! CD 10793985............ $16.99
hot new 2013 YALSA Quick Picks for children’s Reluctant Young Adult Readers
Doll Bones Holly Black
Fearless Cornelia Funke
Alice have been friends forever. They love playing with their action figure toys, imagining a magical world of adventure and heroism. But disaster strikes when, without warning, Zach’s father throws out all his toys, declaring he’s too old for them. Zach is furious, confused, and embarrassed, deciding that the only way to cope is to stop playing, and stop being friends with Poppy and Alice.
brother Will from the curse of the Goyl by giving himself in Will’s place, Jacob must now find a way to save himself. He and his faithful, loving companion Fox will travel across the Mirror Land to search for a way out. Jacob must act fast before the curse turns him into a man of stone.
Read by Nick Podehl Random House, Inc., Listening Library Ages 12 & Up Zach, Poppy, and
Available May 14 Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 5 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10013611........... $40.99
Read by Elliot Hill Random House, Inc., Listening Library Ages 12 & Up After saving his
Available April 9 Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 6 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10008459........... $45.99 ISBN 9780307583307
Ghoulish Song William Alexander
In Harm’s Way Andrew Clements
an astonishing city where goblins walk the streets and witches work their charms and curses. Kaile wants to be a musician and is delighted when a goblin gives her a flute carved out of bone. But the flute’s single, mournful song has a dangerous consequence.
friends Jill and Robert want to save their school from destruction! Just when it seems they’ve finally gotten the upper hand over that awful Janitor Lyman, they’re caught off guard by his next move: Lyman has called in reinforcements, and now Benjamin, Jill, and Robert find themselves dodging not one evil janitor, but two. That’s right: Lyman’s got himself a partner. And it quickly becomes clear that Wally, the new guy, is even more corrupt and menacing than Lyman.
Read by Author Simon and Schuster Audio Ages 8 & Up Kaile lives in Zombay,
Available April 5 Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 4 Discs audiobook 10021063........... $22.99 ISBN 9781442363069
Inferno Sherrilyn Kenyon
Read by Holter Graham Macmillan Audio Ages 12 & Up Nick has his driver’s
license, but life spent serving the undead is anything except ordinary. While other boys his age are worried about prom dates and applying for college, Nick is neck deep in enemies out to stop him from living another day. And those out to get him have summoned an ancient force so powerful even the gods fear it. As Nick learns to command and control the elements, the one he must master in order to combat his latest foe is the one most likely to destroy him.
Available April 9 Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 11 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10000440........... $34.99
Simon and Schuster Audio Ages 8 & Up Benjamin Pratt and his
Available May 7 Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 2 Discs audiobook 10020969........... $17.99 ISBN 9781442353022
Mystic Alyson Noel
Read by Brittany Pressley Macmillan Ages 12 & Up Since coming
to Enchantment, New Mexico, everything in Daire Santos’s life has changed—and not all for the better. While she’s come to accept and embrace her new powers as a Soul Seeker, Daire struggles with the responsibility she holds, navigating between the worlds of the living and the dead.
Available May 7
Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 8 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10757270........... $45.99
The One and Only Ivan Katherine Applegate
The Runaway King Jennifer A. Nielsen
Read by Adam Grupper Harper Audio Ages 8 & Up Ivan is an easygoing
gorilla. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade, he has grown accustomed to humans watching him through the glass walls of his domain. He rarely misses his life in the jungle. In fact, he hardly ever thinks about it at all. Then he meets Ruby, a baby elephant taken from her family, and she makes Ivan see their home through new eyes. When Ruby arrives, change comes with her, and it’s up to Ivan to make it a change for the better.
Newbery Medal Winner; NY Times Bestseller Available April 30 Unabridged • 8 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10765171........... $26.99 ISBN 9780062285300
Read by Charlie McWade Scholastic Ages 8 & Up Several weeks after
Jaron has been crowned King of Carthya, an assassination attempt and the possibility of an impending war force him to leave the kingdom, believing it to be the only way to save it from destruction. Jaron realizes that he may never be able to go home again and he may be forced to make an even greater sacrifice.
Sequel to The False Prince Available April 2 Simultaneous Release Unabridged • 7 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10730916........... $37.99 ISBN 9780545497695
Girl of Nightmares
Read by August Ross AudioGo Ages 12 & Up The second book
of the Anna series. Months have passed since Anna Korlov’s ghost opened and disappeared into a door to Hell in her home’s basement. But Cas Lowood can’t move on. He knows Anna sacrificed herself so he can live, but no living girl compares to Anna, as far as he’s concerned. Now, he has visions of Anna in Hell, more tortured than she was on Earth. Realizing Anna saved him more than once and that he feels for her, he knows he must return the favor and save her. Unabridged • 8 Discs audiobook 10008048........... $32.99 ISBN 9781620641897
Amy Kathleen Ryan Read by Matthew Brown, Ilyana Kadushin Macmillan Ages 12 & Up Forty-two years
ago, as Earth’s climate collapsed, two ships set out to find and settle New Earth. Waverly Marshall and Kieran Alden, members of the first generation successfully conceived in deep space, have grown up on the Empyrean, and the ship is their entire world. Unbeknownst to them and the rest of the Empyrean’s crew, their sister ship, the New Horizon, was unable to conceive a generation to continue their mission. Now they’ve come for what they need. Listen-Up Award “Starred Review.” - Publishers Weekly Unabridged • 8 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10480829........... $34.99
Island of Thieves
Read by Toby Longworth Random House, Inc., Listening Library Ages 8 & Up Tom shouldn’t have
been interested in playing with matches, but he was bored. Now the shed is in ashes and strange Uncle Harvey is the only one willing to have him stay while his parents vacation. Tom soon discovers Harvey is going to South America on a treasure hunt and, though nephews aren’t invited, he manages to tag along. Before it’s over he’ll drive a car, fire a gun, and run for his life. Tom realizes that life may be about following the rules, but survival may be about breaking them. Unabridged • 4 Discs • Replacements Available audiobook 10592782........... $34.99 ISBN 9780449010495
The Night She Disappeared
Read by Kate Rudd Brilliance Audio, Inc. Ages 12 & Up Gabie drives a
Mini Cooper. She also works as a delivery girl at Pete’s Pizza. One night, Kayla, another delivery girl, goes missing. To her horror, Gabie learns that the supposed kidnapper asked if the girl in the Mini Cooper was working. Gabie can’t move beyond the fact that Kayla’s fate was meant for her. She becomes obsessed with finding Kayla and teams up with Drew, who also works at Pete’s. Together, they set out to prove Kayla isn’t dead, and to find her before she is. Unabridged • 5 Discs audiobook 10014085........... $22.99 ISBN 9781469277851
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