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Margaret Atwood's dystopian masterpiece, The Handmaid's Tale, has become a modern classic—and now she brings the iconic story to a dramatic conclusion in this riveting sequel.
Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers--and why they often go wrong.
$30.00ISBN: 9781982110567Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Scribner - September 10th, 2019
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It—publishing just as the second part of It, the movie, lands in theaters.
In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a$30.00ISBN: 9781328631343Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - September 9th, 2019*One of Food & Wine’s Essential New Cookbooks for Fall*
*One of Amazon's Best Cookbooks for Fall 2020*
"Antoni has a love of food equal to my own.$25.99ISBN: 9781250313195Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Tor.com - September 10th, 2019
“Unlike anything I’ve ever read. ” —V.E. Schwab
“Lesbian necromancers explore a haunted gothic palace in space!” —Charles Stross
“Brilliantly original, messy and weird straight through.” —NPR
The Emperor needs necromancers.
The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman.$25.95ISBN: 9780393652703Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - September 10th, 2019
Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. The best questions come from kids. What would happen to an astronaut's body if it were pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die? Can Grandma have a Viking funeral?$26.99ISBN: 9780062676108Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Ecco - September 10th, 2019
From the inimitable mind of award-winning author Jesse Ball, a novel about an unsettlingly familiar society that has renounced the concept of equality—and the devastating consequences of unmitigated power
The old-fashioned struggle for fairness has finally been abandoned. It was a misguided endeavor. The world is divided into two groups, pats and quads.$28.00ISBN: 9780525560340Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Press - September 10th, 2019
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters who broke the news of Harvey Weinstein's sexual harassment and abuse for the New York Times, Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, the thrilling untold story of their investigation and its consequences for the #MeToo movement$28.00ISBN: 9780316491990Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Little, Brown and Company - September 10th, 2019The next masterpiece by the New York Times bestselling author of Room: A retired professor's life is thrown into chaos when he takes his great-nephew to the French Riviera$27.00ISBN: 9781524799618Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Ballantine Books - September 10th, 2019
The powerful memoir of a young doctor and former college athlete diagnosed with a rare disease who spearheaded the search for a cure—and became a champion for a new approach to medical research.$55.00ISBN: 9780525520542Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Knopf - September 10th, 2019
The rich and colorful story of America's most popular music and the singers and songwriters who captivated, entertained, and consoled listeners throughout the twentieth century--based on the upcoming eight-part film series to air on PBS in September 2019$28.00ISBN: 9781610397360Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: PublicAffairs - September 10th, 2019
Adolf Hitler's obsession with art not only fueled his vision of a purified Nazi state--it was the core of his fascist ideology. Its aftermath lives on to this day.$28.00ISBN: 9781635574111Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 10th, 2019
From the New York Times bestselling author of Unaccountable comes an eye-opening, urgent look at America's broken health care system--and the people who are saving it.
"A must-read for every American." --Steve Forbes, editor-in-chief, FORBES$30.00ISBN: 9781501182204Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - September 10th, 2019
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“This is history at its most immediate and moving…A marvelous and memorable book.” —Jon Meacham
“Remarkable…A priceless civic gift…On page after page, a reader will encounter words that startle, or make him angry, or heartbroken.” —The Wall Street Journal
“V$29.99ISBN: 9780062820693Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Dey Street Books - September 10th, 2019
“This is a wonderful book.” — THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN, The New York Times Book Review
“Truly engrossing.” — RACHEL MADDOW$27.00ISBN: 9780316421997Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Redhook - September 10th, 2019In the early 1900s, a young woman embarks on a fantastical journey of self-discovery after finding a mysterious book in this captivating and lyrical debut.$27.00ISBN: 9781982111540Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Atria Books - September 10th, 2019
In this inspirational and moving memoir—reminiscent of When Breath Becomes Air and The Bright Hour—activist Ady Barkan explores his life with ALS and how his diagnosis gave him a profound new understanding of his commitment to social justice for all.
Ady Barkan loved taking afternoon runs on the California coast and holding his newborn son, Carl.$30.00ISBN: 9780735221994Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Press - September 10th, 2019
A revolutionary new argument from eminent Yale Law professor Daniel Markovits attacking the false promise of meritocracy$30.00ISBN: 9780525576785Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Crown Forum - September 10th, 2019
Justice Neil Gorsuch reflects on his journey to the Supreme Court, the role of the judge under our Constitution, and the vital responsibility of each American to keep our republic strong.
$27.00ISBN: 9781982110338Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Scribner - September 10th, 2019
“Engrossing, beautiful, and deeply imaginative, Out of Darkness, Shining Light is a novel that lends voice to those who appeared only as footnotes in history, yet whose final, brave act of loyalty and respect changed the course of it.$18.99ISBN: 9781984812209Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019
"I loved, loved, LOVED this book." —Jodi Picoult, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Small Great Things and A Spark of Light
"Big-hearted, honest, hilarious, and achingly romantic." —Adam Silvera, New York Times bestselling author of They Both Die at The End
$18.99ISBN: 9780316485548Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: jimmy patterson - September 10th, 2019
In the shocking finale to the bestselling series that began with Stalking Jack the Ripper, Audrey Rose and Thomas are on the hunt for the depraved, elusive killer known as the White City Devil. A deadly game of cat-and-mouse has them fighting to stay one step ahead of the brilliant serial killer---or see their fateful romance cut short by unspeakable tragedy.$17.99ISBN: 9780525514886Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Philomel Books - September 10th, 2019
A timely and heartfelt follow-up to #1 New York Times bestseller Heat, about a young baseball prodigy and his immigrant family living in today's America.$12.99ISBN: 9781250183880Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: First Second - September 10th, 2019
Stargazing is a heartwarming middle-grade graphic novel in the spirit of Real Friends and El Deafo, from New York Times bestselling author-illustrator Jen Wang.$16.99ISBN: 9780525644163Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019
Combine the thought-provoking time travel of When You Reach Me with the humorous storytelling of Lemony Snicket, and you get a wholly original journey through time, space, and the depths of the human heart.
This is a story of things that are not possible.
It's not possible for Amy to see spirits. (She does.)