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INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
For the first time in seven years, Allie Brosh—beloved author and artist of the extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller Hyperbole and a Half—returns with a new collection of comedic, autobiographical, and illustrated essays.
A singular and stunning debut novel about the forbidden union between two enslaved young men on a Deep South plantation, the refuge they find in each other, and a betrayal that threatens their existence
An outstanding array—52 pieces in all—of selected fiction from the multiple-award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, introduced with a foreword by Booker Prize-winning author Marlon James
WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE
FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD
Beware...this book is cursed! These strange but true stories of the world’s most infamous items will appeal to true believers as well as history buffs, horror fans, and anyone who loves a good spine-tingling tale.
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
USA TODAY BESTSELLER
NATIONAL INDIE BESTSELLER
THE WASHINGTON POST BESTSELLER
#1 Indie Next Pick and #1 LibraryReads Pick - October 2020
Recommended by Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple, NPR, Slate, and Oprah Magazine
Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller
A People Book of the Week, Book of the Month Club selection, and Best of Fall in Good Housekeeping, PopSugar, The Washington Post, New York Post, Shondaland, CNN, and more!
“[A] quirky, big-hearted novel…Wry, wise, and often laugh-out-loud funny, it&rsqu
An apprentice writer has an entirely unexpected encounter with literary genius Jorge Luis Borges that will profoundly alter his life and work. A poignant and comic literary coming-of-age memoir. "This is a jewel of a book." --Ian McEwan
Filled with mystery and an intriguingly rich magic system, Tracy Deonn’s YA contemporary fantasy Legendborn offers the dark allure of City of Bones with a modern-day twist on a classic legend and a lot of Southern Black Girl Magic.
After her mother dies in an accident, sixteen-year-old Bree Matthews wants nothing to do with her family memories or childhood home.
For fans of A Sick Day for Amos McGee and In a Jar comes a tender and gently adventurous gem about the power of friends to soothe aches big and small.
One of the New York Times’ 20 Books to Read in 2020
“A tonic . . . Splendid . . . A respite . . . A summer cocktail of a book.”—Washington Post
“Unforgettable . . .
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
The alternate history first contact adventure Axiom's End is an extraordinary debut from Hugo finalist and video essayist Lindsay Ellis.
Truth is a human right.
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY: O Magazine * Good Housekeeping * Real Simple * Vulture * Chicago Tribune
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE SUMMER BY: “The Today Show” * “Good Morning America” * Wall Street Journal * San Francisco Chronicle * Southern Living
"Bethany C. Morrow achieves the nearly impossible feat of creating truly new speculative fiction; reading it feels like discovery." -- BuzzFeed In Jazz Age Montreal, an underground Vault imprisons living memories. Known as Mems, theses physical clones of other people are doomed to experience a single memory over and over--one that belongs not to them, but to the memory's original Source.
The bestselling, award-winning author of The Radleys is back with his funniest, most devastating dark comedy yet, a “silly, sad, suspenseful, and soulful” (Philadelphia Inquirer) novel that’s “full of heart” (Entertainment Weekly).
When an extra-terrestrial visitor arrives on Earth, his first impressions of the human species are less than p
Infuse your baking with a sprinkle of glitter, a rainbow of colors and a menagerie of woodland creatures with the help of this unique baking book from everyone's favorite Great British Bake Off finalist, Kim-Joy!
With over a million copies sold, this classic work is essential reading for all who ask, “Where has my struggle led me?”
He grew up in the Jim-Crow South. A black male, born in 1951 in deep-South Jim-Crow legally segregated, Louisiana, Nacoste has seen so much. From his education in segregated schooling, to living through the 1973 race riot aboard the U.S.S. Intrepid, Navy aircraft carrier, to his becoming a scholar of intergroup tensions, Nacoste has experienced, learned and taught so much.
With laugh-out-loud funny parenting observations, the New York Times bestselling author and award-winning comedian delivers a book that is perfect for anyone who has ever raised a child, been a child, or refuses to stop acting like one.$27.99ISBN: 9781250621566Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Celadon Books - May 26th, 2020
**THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER**
“A Gen-X This Boy’s Life...Music and his fierce brilliance boost Jollett; a visceral urge to leave his background behind propels him to excel... In the end, Jollett shakes off the past to become the captain of his own soul. Hollywood Park is a triumph."
—O, The Oprah Magazine$20.00ISBN: 9781635570304Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 18th, 2020
The New York Times bestselling "epic feminist fantasy perfect for fans of Game of Thrones" (Bustle).
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY:
AMAZON (Top 100 Editors Picks and Science Fiction and Fantasy) * CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY * BOOKPAGE * AUTOSTRADDLE
A world divided.
A queendom without an heir.
An ancient enemy awakens.$16.95ISBN: 9780997457896Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Third Man Books - May 26th, 2020
The stories collected in Nine Bar Blues weave emotion, spirit, and music, captivating readers with newfound alchemy and the murmurs of dark gods. Rooted in rhythm, threaded with magic, these tales encompass worlds that begin in river bottoms, pass through spectral gates, and end in distant uncharted worlds.$22.00ISBN: 9780143135463Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Books - May 12th, 2020
“Filled with charming illustrations, this delightful book about Iceland’s 265 museums is as quirky and mesmerizing as the country’s dreamscape itself.” —Forbes$26.99ISBN: 9781250229861Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Tordotcom - May 5th, 2020
The first full-length novel in Martha Wells' New York Times and USA Today bestselling Murderbot Diaries series.
"I caught myself rereading my favorite parts... and I can’t recommend it enough." — New York Times$27.00ISBN: 9781982124106Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Atria Books - April 7th, 2020
“A riveting depiction of hard-won female empowerment that weaves together meticulous research, unsolved murder—and an unforgettable young heroine.” —The Washington Post
The Handmaid’s Tale meets Alice in Wonderland in this gripping and imaginative historical novel about a shunned orphan girl in 16th-century England who is ensnare$20.00ISBN: 9781101966686Availability: BackorderedPublished: Ballantine Books - September 4th, 2018
In the first volume of an exciting new series, bestselling author Alison Weir brings the dramatic reigns of England’s medieval queens to life.$29.00ISBN: 9780306922800Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Hachette Books - April 28th, 2020*INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER*A gritty, gripping memoir by the singer Mark Lanegan (Screaming Trees, Queens of the Stone Age, Soulsavers), chronicling his years as a singer and drug addict in Seattle in the '80s and '90s$9.99ISBN: 9780451457813Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Roc - April 1st, 2000
In the first novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Dresden Files series, Harry Dresden’s investigation of a grisly double murder pulls him into the darkest depths of magical Chicago…$17.99ISBN: 9781608873593Availability: BackorderedPublished: Insight Editions - April 14th, 2015
Meet Mr. Product! Meet Chiquita, Tony the Tiger, Elsie the Cow, and hundreds more well-known and not-so-well-known personalities in this colorful celebration of the history and art of advertising characters.
We share our dinner table with them and trust them with our cars and children, and whether we realize it or not, we’ve been listening to their counsel for generations.$28.00ISBN: 9781524744977Availability: BackorderedPublished: Dutton - March 24th, 2020
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
The untold stories behind The Office, one of the most iconic television shows of the twenty-first century, told by its creators, writers, and actors
$26.99ISBN: 9781635766387Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Diversion Books - September 10th, 2019
Fifty years after the concerts captured on the legendary album 1969: The Velvet Underground Live comes this illuminating biography of Lou Reed.$40.00ISBN: 9780996744775Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Hat & Beard Press - May 1st, 2019
Hardcover, 304 pages
6 9 in.
15.24 22.86 cm.
During his first major sit-down with the music press in 1977, between claiming all his songs were about guilt and revenge, Elvis Costello casually remarked, "I don't really listen to Lou Reed's records, but I never miss an interview with him."$15.99ISBN: 9781250219725Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - January 7th, 2020
Let go of perfect and embrace good enough!$15.99ISBN: 9780062996428Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: HarperOne - November 12th, 2019
Ease Anxiety, Improve Sleep, and Find Calm Through ASMR$60.00ISBN: 9781732056138Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Hat & Beard Press - May 1st, 2019
Hardcover, 216 pages
8.5 11 in.
21.59 27.94 cm$35.00ISBN: 9781426220913Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: National Geographic - March 31st, 2020Winner of the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award.The world's favorite expert on la dolce vita, Under the Tuscan Sun author Frances Mayes guides readers through Italy's iconic regions, in a book replete with lavish National Geographic images.$27.00ISBN: 9780593133873Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Random House - September 15th, 2020
“This is Dickens in the present tense, Dickens for the twenty-first century.”—Roddy Doyle, The New York Times Book Review$26.00ISBN: 9781501160271Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Simon & Schuster - April 14th, 2020
A “remarkable” (Los Angeles Times), “seductive” (The Wall Street Journal) debut from the new cohost of Radiolab, Why Fish Don’t Exist is a dark and astonishing tale of love, chaos, scientific obsession, and—possibly—even murder.
“At one point, Miller dives into the ocean into a school of fis$20.00ISBN: 9781631496707Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Liveright - April 14th, 2020
Longlisted • National Book Award (Translated Literature)
A New York Times Notable Book of 2020 and Editors' Choice Selection
Best Books of 2020 — TIME Magazine, Chicago Public Library
Vulture • Best Books of the Year (So Far)$22.99ISBN: 9781683691433Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Quirk Books - April 7th, 2020
The New York Times Best Seller
#1 April LibraryReads Pick
April Indie Next Pick
Goodreads Big Book of Spring
Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King.$26.00ISBN: 9780525537205Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Riverhead Books - April 7th, 2020
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
A WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
LONGLISTED FOR THE 2020 BOOKER PRIZE
FINALIST FOR THE 2020 CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE
A NATIONAL BOOK FOUNDATION "5 UNDER 35" HONOREE
A GOOP Book Club Pick$21.99ISBN: 9780062889003Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Harper Perennial - March 24th, 2020
From the New York Times bestselling authors of Welcome to Night Vale and It Devours! and the creators of the hit podcast, comes a new novel set in the world of Night Vale and beyond.$26.99ISBN: 9781250217288Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Tor Books - March 17th, 2020
Lambda Literary Award-winning author TJ Klune’s bestselling, breakout contemporary fantasy
A USA Today Bestseller!
An Indie Next Pick!
One of Publishers Weekly's "Most Anticipated Books of Spring 2020"
One of Book Riot’s “20 Must-Read Feel-Good Fantasies”$14.99ISBN: 9781534430990Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Gallery / Saga Press - March 17th, 2020
HUGO AWARD WINNER: BEST NOVELLA
NEBULA AND LOCUS AWARDS WINNER: BEST NOVELLA
“[An] exquisitely crafted tale...Part epistolary romance, part mind-blowing science fiction adventure, this dazzling story unfolds bit by bit, revealing layers of meaning as it plays with cause and effect, wildly imaginative technologies, and increasingly intricate wordplay...This sh$27.00ISBN: 9781982137441Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Atria Books - March 10th, 2020
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A Good Morning America, FabFitFun, and Marie Claire Book Club Pick
“In Five Years is as clever as it is moving, the rare read-in-one-sitting novel you won’t forget.” —Chloe Benjamin, New York Times bestselling author of The Immortalists
Perfect for$18.50ISBN: 9781949671063Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Uproar Books - March 5th, 2020
"Wonderfully inventive... Sure to win over fantasy readers." - Publishers Weekly (starred review) Only the darkest and most dangerous of Mages are sentenced to pass through the gate to Asperfell. Not one has ever returned. Never did Briony dream she might set foot in the otherworldly prison of Asperfell. She was, after all, neither Mage nor criminal.$28.00ISBN: 9780735216723Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Riverhead Books - March 3rd, 2020
Oprah's Book Club Pick
A New York Times Bestseller
A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Notable Novel
From the author of the National Book Award–winning The Good Lord Bird and the bestselling modern classic The Color of Water, comes one of the most celebrated novels of the year.
$27.00ISBN: 9780802148537Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Grove Press - March 3rd, 2020
Following the breakout success of her critically acclaimed and award-winning novel Euphoria, Lily King returns with an unforgettable portrait of an artist as a young woman.$27.99ISBN: 9781250202031Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: St. Martin's Press - March 3rd, 2020
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
One of Newsweek's Most Anticipated Books of 2020
One of SheReads Most Anticipated Books of 2020
One of PopSugar's Most Anticipated Books of 2020
One of HelloGiggles’ Most Anticipated Books of 2020
One of Marie Claire’s Best Fiction by Women in 2020$29.99ISBN: 9781250113382Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: St. Martin's Press - March 3rd, 2020
The riveting story of how three years spent in the United States transformed Frida Kahlo into the artist we know today
"[An] insightful debut....Featuring meticulous research and elegant turns of phrase, Stahr’s engrossing account provides scholarly though accessible analysis for both feminists and art lovers." —Publisher's Weekly$32.00ISBN: 9780385348713Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Crown - February 25th, 2020
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers an intimate chronicle of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz—an inspiring portrait of courage and leadership in a time of unprecedented crisis
$28.99ISBN: 9780062876607Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: William Morrow - February 18th, 2020
“A brave and marvelous book. A page-turner that will rip your heart out.” —Jon Krakauer$26.95ISBN: 9781524747466Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Pantheon - February 11th, 2020
From the internationally best-selling author of You Should Have Left, Measuring the World, and F, a transfixing retelling of the German myth of Tyll Ulenspiegel: a story about the devastation of war and a beguiling artist’s decision never to die
$23.95ISBN: 9780385351102Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Knopf - February 11th, 2020
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER
From the beloved author of the nationwide best seller Dept. of Speculation—one of the New York Times Book Review's Ten Best Books of the Year—a “darkly funny and urgent” (NPR) tour de force about a family, and a nation, in crisis$26.99ISBN: 9781643852928Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Crooked Lane Books - February 11th, 2020
For fans of Jodi Picoult and Anita Shreve comes an exhilarating debut novel of one woman's courage in the face of catastrophe.
She'll do anything to save them.
But what will she do to save herself?$27.99ISBN: 9781250307569Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Tor Books - February 4th, 2020
From the internationally bestselling author of the Mars Trilogy and New York 2140$34.99ISBN: 9781645540243Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Falstaff Books, LLC - January 30th, 2020
After centuries of adventures, arguments, and unrequited love, Nerissa Waldemar, a lamia, finds herself retiring to Tarrytown, New York with the very object of her affection, the deadly and beautiful sylph, Vivienne du Lac. She's hoping for some time alone to share her dark hearts' innermost thoughts; but of course, even lamia's plans often fall astray.$24.00ISBN: 9781635574296Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 28th, 2020
"Show Them a Good Time is a master class in the short story-bold, irreverent and agonizingly funny." Sally Rooney, Author of Normal People and Conversations with Friends
Named A Most Anticipated Novel of 2020 by$25.00ISBN: 9781641290869Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Soho Press - January 21st, 2020
“A unique alien invasion story that focuses on the human and the myriad ways we see and don’t see our own world. Mesmerizing.”
A blend of searing social commentary and speculative fiction, Chana Porter’s fresh, pointed debut explores a strange new world in the wake of a benign alien invasion.
$27.99ISBN: 9781250209764Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Flatiron Books - January 21st, 2020
#1 New York Times Bestseller
OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK
“This book is not simply the great American novel; it’s the great novel of las Americas. It’s the great world novel! This is the international story of our times. Masterful.”
—Sandra Cisneros$25.00ISBN: 9781982133634Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Scribner - January 21st, 2020
Palm Beach Post, BuzzFeed, and LitHub’s Most Anticipated of 2020
A haunted, surreal debut novel about an otherworldly young woman, her father, and her lover that culminates in a shocking moment of betrayal—one that upends our understanding of power, predation, and agency.$27.00ISBN: 9781984854780Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: The Dial Press - January 6th, 2020
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Read with Jenna Book Club Pick as Featured on Today • A “dazzling” novel that “will break your heart and put it back together again” (J. Courtney Sullivan, bestselling author of Saints for All Occasions) about a young boy who must learn to go on after surviving tragedy
$27.99ISBN: 9781250087331Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: St. Martin's Press - January 14th, 2020
From New York Times bestselling author Diane Chamberlain comes a novel of chilling intrigue, a decades-old disappearance, and one woman’s quest to find the truth…
“A novel about arts and secrets...grippingly told...pulls readers toward a shocking conclusion.”—People magazine, Best New Books
North Carolina, 2018:$28.00ISBN: 9780802128386Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Atlantic Monthly Press - January 7th, 2020
From Pulitzer Prize-winner David Zucchino comes a searing account of the Wilmington riot and coup of 1898, an extraordinary event unknown to most Americans$27.99ISBN: 9780062796004Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: William Morrow - January 7th, 2020
"Can it still be hurricane season? Must be, because here come Serge A. Storms and his perpetually stoned bro, Coleman, in Tim Dorsey’s gonzo crime caper.” –The New York Times Book Review$19.99ISBN: 9780765399311Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Tor.com - January 7th, 2020
The fifth installment in New York Times bestselling author Seanan McGuire's award-winning Wayward Children series, Come Tumbling Down picks up the threads left dangling by Every Heart a Doorway and Down Among the Sticks and Bones$26.00ISBN: 9780525540670Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Riverhead Books - January 7th, 2020
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK
"[Moore’s] careful balance of the hard-bitten with the heartfelt is what elevates Long Bright River from entertaining page-turner to a book that makes you want to call someone you love.” – The New York Times Book Review
$15.99ISBN: 9780062942913Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: William Morrow Paperbacks - December 3rd, 2019
For everyone who loved Pride and Prejudice—and legions of historical fiction lovers—an inspired debut novel set in Austen’s world.$27.00ISBN: 9780525538110Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Riverhead Books - November 5th, 2019
A Lambda Literary Award Finalist, 2020.
A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice. Named a Most Anticipated Book of Fall by The New York Times, Real Simple, Electric Literature, and more.
Email or call for priceISBN: 9781534439863Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Gallery / Saga Press - November 5th, 2019
ONE OF NPR’S BEST BOOKS OF 2019
The water-breathing descendants of African slave women tossed overboard have built their own underwater society—and must reclaim the memories of their past to shape their future in this brilliantly imaginative novella inspired by the Hugo Award–nominated song “The Deep” from Daveed Diggs’s rap group clipping<$30.00ISBN: 9780451493651Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - November 5th, 2019
The never-before-told true account of the design and development of the first desktop computer by the world's most famous high-styled typewriter company, more than a decade before the arrival of the Osborne 1, the Apple 1, the first Intel microprocessor, and IBM's PC5150.$26.00ISBN: 9781644450031Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Graywolf Press - November 5th, 2019
A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties$26.99ISBN: 9780062913463Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Ecco - October 29th, 2019
A New York Times Bestseller • A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!Email or call for priceISBN: 9781419739538Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Harry N. Abrams - October 15th, 2019$27.00ISBN: 9781982116156Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Gallery/Scout Press - October 15th, 2019
A “thoughtful, bruising, poignant, and poetic” (Ian Rankin) debut in which a woman’s search for her missing sister leads her into the world of contemporary sex work.
Rona Leonard was only twenty-years-old when she walked out of her sister Fiona’s flat and disappeared.
Six years later—worn down by a tedious job, childcare, and an aching absence in$27.00ISBN: 9780812996548Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Random House - October 15th, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout continues the life of her beloved Olive Kitteridge, a character who has captured the imaginations of millions.$17.99ISBN: 9780062684738Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Harper Perennial - October 15th, 2019
A New York Times Bestseller
Named one of the Best Books of the Year (2018) by NPR, O, The Oprah Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, Christian Science Monitor and Newsweek$26.00ISBN: 9780374162559Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 15th, 2019
Girl, Edna O’Brien’s hotly anticipated new novel, envisages the lives of the Boko Haram girls in a masterpiece of violence and tenderness.
I was a girl once, but not anymore.$27.00ISBN: 9780525558996Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Penguin Press - October 8th, 2019
Longlisted for the Carnegie Medal!
A dazzling collection of short fiction$16.99ISBN: 9781250095480Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - October 1st, 2019
The riveting novel of iron-willed Alva Vanderbilt and her illustrious family as they rule Gilded-Age New York, written by Therese Anne Fowler, the New York Times bestselling author of Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald.$22.99ISBN: 9781250315427Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Flatiron Books - October 8th, 2019
“With a cast of characters reminiscent of the French film Amélie, Féret-Fleury creates a world that is delightful and enchanting…Light and sweet as a bonbon, this little confection of a book is delicious.” —Kirkus Reviews$27.99ISBN: 9781250195135Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: St. Martin's Press - October 8th, 2019
A lively, intimate memoir from a marriage equality icon of the gay rights movement, describing gay life in the 1950s and 60s New York City and her longtime activism.
"Brash, funny and brave." —NPR
“A captivating and inspiring story of a queer woman who believed in her right to take up space and be seen.”—BuzzFeed$27.00ISBN: 9780374277789Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 1st, 2019
FINALIST FOR THE PULITZER PRIZE
WINNER OF THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE
ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES TOP TEN BOOKS OF THE YEAR
A TIME, GQ, Vulture, and WASHINGTON POST TOP 10 BOOK of the YEAR
ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR$24.95ISBN: 9780525657682Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - September 24th, 2019
New York Times Best Seller
From the National Book Award-winning author of Just Kids and M Train, a profound, beautifully realized memoir in which dreams and reality are vividly woven into a tapestry of one transformative year.$27.99ISBN: 9780062963673Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Harper - September 24th, 2019
Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize$28.00ISBN: 9780399590597Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: One World - September 24th, 2019
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • From the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me, a boldly conjured debut novel about a magical gift, a devastating loss, and an underground war for freedom.$27.99ISBN: 9781501137570Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Simon & Schuster - September 24th, 2019
This instant New York Times bestseller and longlist recipient for the 2020 Andrew Carnegie Medal takes place in 1941, during humanity’s darkest hour, and follows three unforgettable young women who must act with courage and love to survive.
“[A] hymn to the power of resistance, perseverance, and enduring love in dark times…gravely beautiful…Hoffm$26.00ISBN: 9780525535270Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Riverhead Books - September 17th, 2019
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
"A spectacular novel that only this legend can pull off." -Ibram X. Kendi, #1 New York Times-bestselling author of HOW TO BE AN ANTIRACIST, in The Atlantic$16.00ISBN: 9781641290784Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Soho Press - September 17th, 2019
"Full of gorgeous language and wild insights."—Nick Flynn$30.00ISBN: 9780316478526Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Little, Brown and Company - September 10th, 2019A Best Book of the Year: The Financial Times, Bloomberg, Chicago Tribune, and Detroit Free Pres$28.00ISBN: 9780316491990Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Little, Brown and Company - September 10th, 2019This "soul stirring" novel by the New York Times bestselling author of Room (O Magazine) is one of the New York Post's best books of the year.$26.99ISBN: 9780062676108Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: 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.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780316421997Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Redhook - September 10th, 2019"A gorgeous, aching love letter to stories, storytellers and the doors they lead us through...absolutely enchanting."--Christina Henry, bestselling author of Alice and Lost BoysLOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER!Finalist for the 2020 Hugo, Nebula, Locus, and World Fantasy Awards$26.95ISBN: 9781945814938Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Dzanc Books - September 10th, 2019
Winner of the Dzanc Books Prize for Fiction
Winner of the VCU Cabell First Novel Award
A Kirkus Best Books of 2019 pick
An Indies Introduce pick
A September Indie Next pick
"Hugely important, hauntingly brutal--Englehardt has just announced himself as one of America's most talented emerging writers." --Kirkus starred review$16.00ISBN: 9781101971567Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Vintage - September 3rd, 2019
“Patiently, and unflinchingly, Ackerman is becoming one of the great poet laureates of America’s tragic adventurism across the globe.” —Pico IyerEmail or call for priceISBN: 9780593132982Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Random House - September 3rd, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An epic Don Quixote for the modern age, “a brilliant, funny, world-encompassing wonder” (Time) from internationally bestselling author Salman Rushdie
$26.95ISBN: 9781616208219Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Algonquin Books - August 27th, 2019
“A story in which anything and everything can happen, and mostly does. This is a book of many trips—across oceans, back to the past, and, most profoundly, into the infinite deep space of the human heart.$27.00ISBN: 9781984821218Availability: BackorderedPublished: Ballantine Books - August 27th, 2019
This unforgettable novel puts human faces on the Syrian war with the immigrant story of a beekeeper, his wife, and the triumph of spirit when the world becomes unrecognizable.
“A beautifully crafted novel of international significance that has the capacity to have us open our eyes and see.”—Heather Morris, author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz$27.00ISBN: 9780812992861Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Random House - August 13th, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The bestselling author of The Tiger’s Wife returns with “a bracingly epic and imaginatively mythic journey across the American West” (Entertainment Weekly).Email or call for priceISBN: 9781982109585Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Atria Books - August 6th, 2019
From the bestselling and award-winning author of The Sparrow comes an inspiring historical novel about “America’s Joan of Arc” Annie Clements—the courageous woman who started a rebellion by leading a strike against the largest copper mining company in the world.
In July 1913, twenty-five-year-old Annie Clements had seen enough of the world to know that$27.00ISBN: 9781538745823Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Grand Central Publishing - August 6th, 2019"The Secret Life of Pets meets The Walking Dead" in this big-hearted, boundlessly beautiful romp through the Apocalypse, where a foul-mouthed crow is humanity's only chance to survive Seattle's zombie problem (Karen Joy Fowler, PEN/Faulkner Award-winning author).$15.99ISBN: 9780316437196Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Back Bay Books - August 6th, 2019Set in modern Shanghai, a debut by a Chinese-American writer about a prodigal son whose unexpected return forces his newly wealthy family to confront painful secrets and unfulfilled promises.
$26.95ISBN: 9781101947746Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - July 30th, 2019
“[Russo’s] first novel in ten years hits the ball out of the park. . . . You’ll lap up this gripping, wise, and wonderful summer treat.” —The Boston Globe$28.00ISBN: 9781984801692Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Random House - July 23rd, 2019
PNBA BESTSELLER • “A powerful and inspiring story. Guido Rahr’s mission to save the wild Pacific salmon leads him into adventures that make for a breathtakingly exciting read.”—Ian Frazier, author of Travels in Siberia$26.00ISBN: 9780399563058Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Pamela Dorman Books - July 23rd, 2019
A National Bestseller!
“The perfect pick-me-up on a hot summer day.”
“[A] charmer of a tale. . . Warm, witty and--like any good craft beer--complex, the saga delivers a subtly feminist and wholly life-affirming message.”
—People Magazine$17.99ISBN: 9781937512811Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Two Dollar Radio - July 16th, 2019
*Winner of the 2019 Shirley Jackson Awards for Novel
*The Believer Book Awards, 2019: Editors' Longlists in Fiction
*The Northern California 'Golden Poppy' Book Awards 2019, Fiction longlist
*2020 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award Longlist
*A Best Book of 2019 --Vulture, Entropy, Buzzfeed, Thrillist$24.95ISBN: 9780385537070Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Doubleday - July 16th, 2019
In this Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times bestselling follow-up to The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead brilliantly dramatizes another strand of American history through the story of two boys unjustly sentenced to a hellish reform school in Jim Crow-era Florida.
$28.00ISBN: 9781501159305Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Simon & Schuster - July 9th, 2019
A “fascinating slice of rarely considered American history” (Booklist)—the story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison—whose annual summer sojourns introduced the road trip to our culture and made the automobile an essential part of modern life.
In 1914 Henry Ford and naturalist John Burroughs visited Thomas Edison in Florida and toured the Everglades.$27.00ISBN: 9781451642292Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - July 9th, 2019
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER * #1 INDIE NEXT PICK
A Best Book of the Year: The Washington Post * NPR * The Atlantic * New York Public Library * Vanity Fair * PBS * Time * Economist * Entertainment Weekly * Financial Times * Shelf Awareness * Guardian * Sunday Times * B$16.00ISBN: 9780143133933Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Books - July 9th, 2019
An irresistible and bittersweet coming-of-age story in the vein of Stranger Things and Stand by Me about a group of misfit kids who spend an unforgettable summer investigating local ghost stories and urban legends$26.95ISBN: 9781524747640Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Pantheon - July 2nd, 2019
Tales of a champion surfcaster: the education of a young woman hell-bent on following her dream and learning the mysterious and profound sport, and art, of surfcasting, on the island of Martha’s Vineyard.
$25.95ISBN: 9780525655633Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - July 2nd, 2019
"A story of sex and intrigue set amid rich people in a beautiful house with a picturesque swimming pool . . . Very funny." —Rumaan Alam, The Washington Post
A brilliantly funny novel of bad behavior in the post-Obama era, featuring a wealthy Connecticut divorcée, her college-age daughter, and the famous novelist who is seduced by them both.$30.00ISBN: 9780802125385Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Atlantic Monthly Press - July 2nd, 2019
Karl Marlantes's debut novel Matterhorn has been hailed as a modern classic of war literature. In his new novel, Deep River, Marlantes turns to another mode of storytelling--the family epic--to craft a stunningly expansive narrative of human suffering, courage, and reinvention.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780399182105Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Del Rey - July 2nd, 2019
A decadent rock star. A deeply religious radio host. A disgraced scientist. And a teenage girl who may be the world’s last hope. From the mind of Chuck Wendig comes “a magnum opus . . . a story about survival that’s not just about you and me, but all of us, together” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).$17.00ISBN: 9780735224582Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Books - June 25th, 2019
“A palaeontological howdunnit…[Spying on Whales] captures the excitement of…seeking answers to deep questions in cetacean science.” —Nature
Email or call for priceISBN: 9780316477550Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Little, Brown and Company - June 25th, 2019
A journalist's twenty-year fascination with the Manson murders leads to shocking new revelations about the FBI's involvement in this riveting reassessment of an infamous case in American history.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780525510871Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Random House - June 18th, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD LONGLIST • “A feminist jeremiad nested inside a brilliant comic novel—a book that makes you laugh so hard you don’t notice till later that your eyebrows have been singed off.”—Ron Charles, The Washington Post
$27.99ISBN: 9781250108890Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Flatiron Books - June 18th, 2019
“Mr. King looks at all our upcoming problems, and imagines a local reaction to each one. The result is often funny, usually sardonic, and always imaginative, what with all the mole rats, flesh drones, dimeheads, and especially ‘The Grifter’s Guide to the Territories FKA USA,’ a notable addition to the line of imaginary authorities.”
—The Wall Street Journal$11.99ISBN: 9781250229793Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Tordotcom - June 18th, 2019
Winner of the 2020 World Fantasy Award!
From Astounding Award and Crawford Award Finalist Emily Tesh
An ALA RUSA Reading List Selection
"A true story of the woods, of the fae, and of the heart. Deep and green and wonderful.”—New York Times bestselling author Naomi Novik$16.95ISBN: 9781566895484Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Coffee House Press - June 11th, 2019
A newborn's absent face appears on the back of someone else's head, a filmmaker goes to gruesome lengths to achieve the silence he's after for his final scene, and a therapist begins, impossibly, to appear in a troubled patient's room late at night. In these stories of doubt, delusion, and paranoia, no belief, no claim to objectivity, is immune to the distortions of human perception.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780525559733Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Viking - June 11th, 2019
"Jon Swift + Witches of Eastwick + Kelly 'Get In Trouble' Link + Mean Girls + Creative Writing Degree Hell! No punches pulled, no hilarities dodged, no meme unmangled! O Bunny you are sooo genius!" —Margaret Atwood, via Twitter
"A wild, audacious and ultimately unforgettable novel." —Michael Schaub, Los Angeles Times$29.99ISBN: 9781501106293Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Simon & Schuster - June 11th, 2019
The remarkable story of the trailblazers and the ordinary Americans on the front lines of the epic mission to reach the moon.
President John F. Kennedy astonished the world on May 25, 1961, when he announced to Congress that the United States should land a man on the Moon by 1970.$35.00ISBN: 9780062458711Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: William Morrow - June 4th, 2019
A New York Times Notable Book$27.00ISBN: 9780802147813Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Atlantic Monthly Press - June 4th, 2019
We had become the land of flickering lights, in which the standard of success was not what we were doing for the next generation of Americans, or to enhance our role in the world, but instead whether we had kept government open for another few minutes."--Michael Bennet
The Land of Flickering Lights is a unique contribution to American political writing at this or any other time.$25.99ISBN: 9781250174611Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Tor Books - June 4th, 2019
A 2020 LOCUS AWARD FINALIST FOR BEST FIRST NOVEL
Sharp, mainstream fantasy meets compelling thrills of investigative noir in Magic for Liars, a fantasy debut by rising star Sarah Gailey.
Ivy Gamble was born without magic and never wanted it.
Ivy Gamble is perfectly happy with her life – or at least, she’s perfectly fine.$26.00ISBN: 9780525562023Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Press - June 4th, 2019
An instant New York Times Bestseller!
Longlisted for the 2019 National Book Award for Fiction, the Carnegie Medal in Fiction, the 2019 Aspen Words Literacy Prize, and the PEN/Hemingway Debut Novel Award
Shortlisted for the 2019 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize
Winner of the 2019 New England Book Award for Fiction!$24.95ISBN: 9781631492167Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Liveright - May 21st, 2019
Mary Miller seizes the mantle of southern literature with Biloxi, a tender, gritty tale of middle age and the unexpected turns a life can take.$27.00ISBN: 9780306845314Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Da Capo Press - May 21st, 2019
The star of the Animal Planet's River Monsters and author of the bestselling companion book shares a meditation on fishing--and life.$26.95ISBN: 9780525520412Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - May 14th, 2019
One of The New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year
National Book Award Finalist
Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle John Leonard Prize
Finalist for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize$25.95ISBN: 9780525656135Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - May 14th, 2019
From the Pulitzer Finalist and universally beloved author of the New York Times best sellers Swamplandia! and Vampires in the Lemon Grove, a stunning new collection of short fiction that showcases Karen Russell’s extraordinary, irresistible gifts of language and imagination.
$27.00ISBN: 9781538746653Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Grand Central Publishing - May 14th, 2019An "extraordinary" debut memoir of first love, identity, and self-discovery among a group of friends who became family in a Montauk summer house (Andrew Solomon, National Book Award winner).$16.99ISBN: 9781250316776Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - May 14th, 2019
* Instant NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestseller *
* GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD WINNER for BEST DEBUT and BEST ROMANCE of 2019 *
* BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR* for VOGUE, NPR, VANITY FAIR, and more! *
What happens when America's First Son falls in love with the Prince of Wales?$26.95ISBN: 9781101947869Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - May 7th, 2019
ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2019
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF 2019 BY Time, LitHub, Vulture, Glamour, O Magazine, Town and Country, Suspense Magazine, Inside Hook
New York Times Best Seller
$25.95ISBN: 9781101947883Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - May 7th, 2019
ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR
A NATIONAL BESTSELLER
ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:$26.95ISBN: 9781101947869Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - May 7th, 2019
ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2019
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF 2019 BY Time, LitHub, Vulture, Glamour, O Magazine, Town and Country, Suspense Magazine, Inside Hook
New York Times Best Seller
$15.99ISBN: 9781492671527Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Sourcebooks Landmark - May 7th, 2019
THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER
The hardscrabble folks of Troublesome Creek have to scrap for everything--everything except books, that is. Thanks to Roosevelt's Kentucky Pack Horse Library Project, Troublesome's got its very own traveling librarian, Cussy Mary Carter.$27.95ISBN: 9780198797524Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Oxford University Press, USA - May 1st, 2019
Since the late 1980s the dominant theory of human origins has been that a 'cognitive revolution' (C.50,000 years ago) led to the advent of our species, Homo sapiens. As a result of this revolution our species spread and eventually replaced all existing archaic Homo species, ultimately leading to the superiority of modern humans.Or so we thought.$16.99ISBN: 9781501156250Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Gallery/Scout Press - April 30th, 2019
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A New York Public Library Best Book of 2019
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, and The Lying Game comes Ruth Ware’s fourth novel, “her best yet” (Library Journal, starred review).
On a day that begins like a$26.95ISBN: 9780385545112Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Nan A. Talese - April 23rd, 2019
New from Ian McEwan, Booker Prize winner and international bestselling author of Atonement and The Children Act$26.00ISBN: 9781984822178Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Hogarth - April 16th, 2019
NOW AN EMMY-NOMINATED HULU ORIGINAL SERIES • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A stunning novel about the transformative power of relationships” (People) from the author of Conversations with Friends, “a master of the literary page-turner” (J. Courtney Sullivan).
$24.00ISBN: 9781635572582Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - April 2nd, 2019
Winner of the Brooklyn Public LIbrary Literary Prize for Fiction
Shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for Fiction
Shortlisted for the Reading Women Award$25.95ISBN: 9780525521877Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Knopf - March 5th, 2019
A Nominee for the 2020 Edgar Allan Poe Awards
"A fiery tour de force… I could not put this book down. It truly was terrifying and unutterably beautiful." –Alison Borden, The Denver PostEmail or call for priceISBN: 9780735218826Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 5th, 2019
THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER
"Transformative ... If Tobia aspires to the ranks of comic memoirists like David Sedaris and Mindy Kaling, Sissy succeeds." --The New York Times Book Review
A heart-wrenching, eye-opening, and giggle-inducing memoir about what it's like to grow up not sure if you're (a) a boy, (b) a girl, (c) something in between, or (d) all of the above.$24.00ISBN: 9780374273217Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 12th, 2019
From one of the most significant contemporary Japanese writers, a haunting, dazzling novel of loss and rebirth
“Yuko Tsushima is one of the most important Japanese writers of her generation.” —Foumiko Kometani, The New York Times
I was puzzled by how I had changed. But I could no longer go back . . .$27.99ISBN: 9781250202444Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: St. Martin's Press - February 5th, 2019
*A BookMovement Group Read*
**A People Pick for Best New Books**
Yara Zgheib’s poetic and poignant debut novel is a haunting portrait of a young woman’s struggle with anorexia on an intimate journey to reclaim her life.$16.99ISBN: 9781507209462Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Adams Media - November 20th, 2018
Everything you need to know to create your very own sacred space—perfect for practicing home-based witchcraft including spells, rituals, herbalism, and more—from the author of The Green Witch and Spellcrafting.
Your home is an important part of who you are—it makes sense to tie your practice of witchcraft closely to the place where you build yo$16.00ISBN: 9780735211285Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Riverhead Books - November 6th, 2018
"A book full of wonders" —Helen Macdonald, author of H Is for Hawk
"Witty, insightful. . . .The story of jellyfish. . . is a significant part of the environmental story. Berwald's engaging account of these delicate, often ignored creatures shows how much they matter to our oceans' future." —New York Times Book Review$24.99ISBN: 9781628727814Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Arcade - November 6th, 2018
NAMED AN NPR GREAT READ OF 2018
From the Shirley Jackson Award–winning author of The Hole, a Kafkaesque tale of crime and punishment hailed by Korea’s Wall Street Journal as “an airtight masterpiece.”
Distinguished for his talents as a rat killer, the nameless protagonist of Hye-young Pyun's City of Ash and Red is$19.99ISBN: 9780062844132Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Harper Perennial - October 30th, 2018
A New York Times Bestseller
From the bestselling co-author of It Devours! and Welcome to Night Vale comes a fast-paced thriller about a truck driver searching across America for the wife she had long assumed to be dead.$26.00ISBN: 9780525533337Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Portfolio - October 23rd, 2018
New York Times bestseller!
There’s a reason this system for time management, goal setting, and intentional living has been adopted by millions around the globe: it works. Not only will you get more done, but you’ll get the right things done. All you need is a pen, paper, and five spare minutes a day.$28.00ISBN: 9780316252164Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Little, Brown and Company - October 16th, 2018Julian Castro, 2020 Presidential candidate, keynote speaker at the 2012 DNC, and former San Antonio mayor and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, tells his remarkable and inspiring life story.
$24.99ISBN: 9781785585135Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Omnibus Press - October 15th, 2018Sylvain Sylvain and The New York Dolls were called many things—glam, proto-punk, hard rock—but are probably best understood as a "dirty rock & roll" band.$28.00ISBN: 9780451495785Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Crown - September 4th, 2018
A sweeping yet intimate narrative about the last hundred years of turbulent European history, as seen through one of Mitteleuropa’s greatest houses—and the lives of its occupants
$17.00ISBN: 9780525573845Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Crown - May 21st, 2019
"The exciting beginning of a promising new epic fantasy series. Prepare for ancient mysteries, innovative magic, and heart-pounding heists."—Brandon Sanderson
“Complex characters, magic that is tech and vice versa, a world bound by warring trade dynasties: Bennett will leave you in awe once you remember to breathe!”—Tamora PierceEmail or call for priceISBN: 9781609690571Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Bardin & Marsee Pub - August 13th, 2018
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“[Paula] Saunders skillfully illuminates how time heals certain wounds while deepening others. . . . A mediation of the violence of American ambition.”—The New York Times Book Review
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY REAL SIMPLE$17.99ISBN: 9780316475334Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Mulholland Books - August 27th, 2019The incredible true story of a woman who risked everything to put her brother, a murderous psychopath and one of the world's most infamous crime bosses, behind bars.
$15.95ISBN: 9781948226332Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Catapult - July 16th, 2019
"A companion piece to his Man Booker-longlisted Reservoir 13, McGregor's latest works perfectly well as a standalone, offering an alternately sweet and suspenseful depiction of a community as it reacts, person by person, to the disappearance of a teenage girl." --Entertainment Weekly$17.99ISBN: 9781506703930Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Dark Horse Books - July 10th, 2018
This supernatural mystery set in the world of Sherlock Holmes and Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos features a brilliant detective and his partner as they try to solve a horrific murder.$35.00ISBN: 9780525577157Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Crown Archetype - July 10th, 2018
Lyrics and never-before-seen poetry and sketches from the iconic musician of Florence and the Machine
Songs can be incredibly prophetic, like subconscious warnings or messages to myself, but I often don't know what I'm trying to say till years later. Or a prediction comes true and I couldn't do anything to stop it, so it seems like a kind of useless magic.$17.00ISBN: 9780399180996Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Del Rey - May 7th, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “One of the year’s strongest fantasy novels” (NPR), an imaginative retelling of the Rumpelstiltskin fairy tale from the bestselling author of Uprooted.$27.00ISBN: 9781472936844Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Bloomsbury Sigma - June 19th, 2018
There's something about fish that leaves a cold, slimy whiff in many people's minds. Either that, or fish are simply “food”; catching fish to eat is so deeply ingrained that we fish for fish, but we don't pigeon a pigeon or deer a deer.$28.99ISBN: 9781524797997Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Del Rey - May 29th, 2018
A chilling, lavishly illustrated who’s who of the most despicable people ever to walk the earth, featuring stories from the Lore podcast—now a streaming television series—including “Black Stockings,” “Half-Hanged,” and “The Castle,” as well as rare material.$15.99ISBN: 9780062473387Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Harper Paperbacks - May 22nd, 2018
Michael Crichton, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Jurassic Park, returns to the world of paleontology in this recently discovered novel—a thrilling adventure set in the Wild West during the golden age of fossil hunting.$18.99ISBN: 9780718078133Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Thomas Nelson - April 17th, 2018
New York Times Bestseller
What happens when we give away love like we're made of it?
In his entertaining and inspiring follow-up to Love Does, Bob Goff takes readers on a journey into the secret of living without fear, constraint, or worry.$16.99ISBN: 9780062469694Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Ecco - December 26th, 2017
"[A] tender, insightful book... Perfectly paced and leavened with humor, it's a wonderful read." -- People
*SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2018 WILLIAM SAROYAN INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR WRITING*$9.95ISBN: 9780300240221Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Yale University Press - September 4th, 2018“Devotion is short enough to devour at one enjoyable sitting and thought-provoking enough to deserve re-reading.”—Suzi Feay, Financial Times
“Devotion shows rather than tells what it means to give a life to writing.$17.00ISBN: 9780143128724Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Penguin Life - February 23rd, 2016
Matt Haig’s accessible and life-affirming memoir of his struggle with depression, and how his triumph over the illness taught him to live.
From the internationally bestselling author of How To Stop Time and Notes on a Nervous Planet.
"Destined to become a modern classic." —Entertainment Weekly$15.99ISBN: 9780310341826Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Zondervan - January 20th, 2015
The Gospel costs nothing. You can't earn it or buy it. It can only be received as a free gift which is compliments of God's grace. It doesn't cost anything, but it demands everything. It demands that we go "all in," putting all that we have into God's hands. And that's where we get stuck--in spiritual no man's land.$16.99ISBN: 9781476717258Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Howard Books - November 5th, 2013
Written with poetic rhythm, a prophetic voice, and a deeply biblical foundation, this loving yet fearless book urges today’s church to move beyond man-made restrictions and fully welcome women’s diverse voices and experiences.
A freedom song for the church.
Sarah Bessey didn’t ask for Jesus to come in and mess up all her ideas about a woman’s pl$34.99ISBN: 9781414361925Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Tyndale House Publishers - October 1st, 2013
ECPA 2014 Christian Book Award Finalist
What if you had a trusted friend to guide you through God's Word every day? Whether you want a fast overview of the grand story of the Bible or a deeper exploration of the riches of Scripture, The Wayfinding Bible is that guide.$16.99ISBN: 9780316175661Availability: Available from warehouse in 1-5 business daysPublished: Back Bay Books - November 6th, 2012
In this magical debut, a couple's lives are changed forever by the arrival of a little girl, wild and secretive, on their snowy doorstep.$17.00ISBN: 9780452298262Availability: Hard to find: allow 24 hours for informationPublished: Plume - August 28th, 2012
From the star of Discovery Channel's Naked and Marooned comes a a riveting, adventurous account of one man’s history-making journey along the entire length of the Amazon—and through the most bio-diverse habitat on Earth. Fans of Turn Right at Machu Piccu and readers of Jon Krakauer and Bill Bryson and will revel in Ed Stafford's extraordinary prose and lus$24.99ISBN: 9780547242064Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 21st, 2011
There are nearly 1,000 species of freshwater fishes in North America alone, and identifying them can sometimes be a daunting task. In fact, in just the twenty years since publication of the first edition of the Peterson Field Guide to Freshwater Fishes, the number of species has risen by almost 150, including 19 marine invaders and 16 newly established nonnative species.$14.95ISBN: 9780826428998Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Continuum - April 15th, 2008
Black Sabbath's Master of Reality has maintained remarkable historical status over several generations; it's a touchstone for the directionless, and common coin for young men and women who've felt excluded from the broader cultural economy.$14.95ISBN: 9780826416339Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Continuum - August 10th, 2004
One of the greatest moments of College Rock in the 1980s, Let It Be had a huge impact on the fans who fell under its spell. For Colin Meloy, growing up in Montana - a state that's strangely missing from the tour itineraries of almost every band - the album was a lifeline and an inspiration.$16.99ISBN: 9780062227201Availability: On our shelves nowPublished: Harper Paperbacks - February 5th, 2013
Michael Crichton's Prey is a terrifying page-turner that masterfully combines a heart–pounding thriller with cutting-edge technology.