New Arrivals 2/9/16

New books on our shelves this week.

$22.36
ISBN: 9781101946824
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - February 9th, 2016

From the author of the international best seller"An Instance of the Fingerpost, ""Arcadia"is an astonishing work of imagination.
Three interlocking worlds. Four people looking for answers. But who controls the future or the past?


$20.80
ISBN: 9780525429661
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Published: Viking - February 9th, 2016

"Stellar." "Publishers Weekly"
Absolutely dazzling. Paula McLain
A powerful, enthralling, delectable thrill. Kate Christensen
She d made it sound as though her husband would be joining them for dinner. She d made it sound that way on purpose, and then she arrived alone.


$22.40
ISBN: 9781400069538
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Published: Random House - February 9th, 2016

Georgia O'Keeffe, her love affair with photographer Alfred Stieglitz, and her quest to become an independent artist come vividly to life in this sensual and exquisitely written novel, a dazzling departure into historical fiction by the acclaimed novelist Dawn Tripp.
This is not a love story. If it were, we would have the same story. But he has his, and I have mine.


$20.80
ISBN: 9780425283783
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Published: Berkley Books - February 9th, 2016

In captivating prose, Diane Les Becquets tells the story of one woman missing in the Colorado wilderness and another bent on discovering the missing woman's whereabouts, in an unforgettably moving and thrilling literary debut. It is the last weekend of the season for Amy Raye Latour to get away.


$19.99
ISBN: 9780804141321
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Published: Hogarth - February 9th, 2016

Man Booker Prize-winner Howard Jacobson brings his singular brilliance to this modern re-imagining of one of Shakespeare's most unforgettable characters: Shylock


$21.60
ISBN: 9780399174124
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 9th, 2016

For fans of Kate Morton and Sarah Waters, here sa magnetic debut novel of wrenching family secrets, forbidden love, and heartbreaking loss housed within the grand gothic manor of Black Rabbit Hall.
"Ghosts are everywhere, not just the ghost of Momma in the woods, but ghosts of us""too, what we used to be like in those long summers . . .
"


$21.60
ISBN: 9780374281137
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 9th, 2016

In his ambitious and fiercely inventive new novel, "The Lost Time Accidents," John Wray takes us from turn-of-the-century Viennese literary salons buzzing with rumors about Einstein's radical new theory to the death camps of World War II, from the golden age of postwar pulp science fiction to a startling discovery in a cavernous Harlem apartment packed to the ceiling with artifacts of modern li


By Jhumpa Lahiri, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$21.56
ISBN: 9781101875551
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - February 9th, 2016

From the best-selling author and Pulitzer Prize winner, a powerful nonfiction debut an honest, engaging, and very moving account of a writer searching for herself in words. "Kirkus Reviews" (starred)


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ISBN: 9781594204838
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Published: Penguin Press - February 9th, 2016

The "New York Times "film critic shows why we need criticism now more than ever


$20.80
ISBN: 9781501112461
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Published: Atria Books - February 9th, 2016

After inheriting 400 novels of pornography written by his father in the 1970s and 80s, critically acclaimed author Chris Offutt sets out to make sense of a complicated father-son relationship in this carefully observed, beautifully written memoir.


$12.80
ISBN: 9780312621308
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Published: Picador USA - February 9th, 2016

A masterpiece, to stand with such earlier Price classics as "Clockers" and "Lush Life" . . . "The Whites" has] a compelling plot, yet the real joy of the book lies page by page, line by line, in its brilliant characterizations, rich detail, endless surprises, crackling dialogue, and] absurdist humor. "The Washington Post"


$12.80
ISBN: 9781250081544
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Published: Picador USA - February 9th, 2016

A Finalist for the Folio Prize, the Goldsmiths Prize, the Scotiabank Giller Prize, and the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction
One of "The New York Times'" Top Ten Books of the Year
Named a A" New York Times Book Review" Notable Book and a Best Book of the Year by "The New Yorker," " Vogue, NPR, The Guardian," "The Independent," " Glamour, " and" The Globe and Mail"


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ISBN: 9780812986495
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Published: Random House Trade - February 9th, 2016

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST FICTION BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY "TIME "AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY "BookPage BuzzFeed Chicago Tribune Kirkus Reviews "NPR "San Francisco Chronicle Slate Toronto Star The Washington Post"


$12.00
ISBN: 9781101971918
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Published: Anchor Books - February 9th, 2016

Excitement abounds when the revolving door of life brings fresh faces and hilarious new developments to the residents of 44 Scotland Street.


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ISBN: 9781616956219
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Published: Soho Press - February 9th, 2016

After the war with no name a cat assassin searches for his lost love in Repino's strange, moving sci-fi epic that channels both "Homeward Bound" and "A Canticle for Lebowitz."


$12.80
ISBN: 9780812985429
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Published: Random House Trade - February 9th, 2016

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY "SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE "With the emotional complexity of "Everything I Never Told You" and the psychological suspense of "The Girl on the Train, "O. Henry Prize winner Jan Ellison delivers a brilliantly paced, beautifully written debut novel about one woman's reckoning with a youthful mistake.


$12.79
ISBN: 9781455527106
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 9th, 2016


Now in paperback, a meticulously researched historical tour de force about the secret ties among Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, the Duke of Windsor, and Adolf Hitler before, during, and after World War II.


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ISBN: 9780062395559
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Published: Ecco Press - February 9th, 2016

In ISIS: The State of Terror, two of America's leading experts on terrorism dissect the new model for violent extremism that the Islamic State, known as ISIS, has leveraged into an empire of death in Iraq and Syria, and an international network that is rapidly expanding.


$15.99
ISBN: 9780062310668
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Published: Harper Teen - February 9th, 2016

The electrifying next installment in the Red Queen series escalates the struggle between the growing rebel army and the blood-segregated world they've always known and pits Mare against the darkness that has grown in her soul.


By Will Mabbitt, Ross Collins (Illustrator)
$13.59
ISBN: 9780451471970
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - February 9th, 2016

A funny fantasy-adventure series for fans of LEMONY SNICKET, NEIL GAIMAN, and CRESSIDA COWELL
What do you do when you survive a pirate kidnapping, a milk-drinking contest with a giant grizzly bear, and a stint inside the belly of a whale? If you re Mabel Jones, you do everything you can to avoid another UNLIKELY ADVENTURE


$13.60
ISBN: 9780316320429
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - February 9th, 2016

The plot thickens in the brilliant sequel to "Bad Magic" " ""


$6.39
ISBN: 9781619637962
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Published: Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books - February 9th, 2016

Castle Glower has been acting weird, so it's no surprise when two towers transport Celie and her siblings to an unknown land. When they realize that no one from home is coming to get them, the kids--along with Celie's pet griffin Rufus--set out through the forest to figure out where they are and what's happened to their beloved Castle.


$13.59
ISBN: 9781619634299
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Published: Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books - February 9th, 2016

Princess Celie and her companions have made it home safely from the Glorious Arkower, and everything is back to normal now that the Eye of the Castle is where it belongs. With more magical griffins to care for, Celie, Lilah, and Rolf have their hands full. But when the dangerous ancient wizard Arkwright escapes the dungeon and goes missing within the Castle, no one can rest until he is found.


New Arrivals 2/2/16

New books on our shelves this week.

$21.60
ISBN: 9780812997170
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - February 2nd, 2016

The author of the bestselling "Life of Pi" returns to the storytelling power and luminous wisdom of his master novel.
In Lisbon in 1904, a young man named Tomas discovers an old journal. It hints at the existence of an extraordinary artifact that if he can find it would redefine history. Traveling in one of Europe's earliest automobiles, he sets out in search of this strange treasure.


$20.76
ISBN: 9781616954253
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Published: Soho Crime - February 2nd, 2016

Jane Austen turns sleuth in this delightful Regency-era mystery


$20.79
ISBN: 9780062413710
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Published: William Morrow & Company - February 2nd, 2016

A sparkling debut combining the charming pluck of Eloise, the poignant psychological quirks of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and the page-turning spirit of Where d You Go, Bernadette.


$20.79
ISBN: 9781250076427
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 2nd, 2016

By Stefan Zweig, Anthea Bell (Translator)
$23.99
ISBN: 9781782271772
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Published: Pushkin Press - February 2nd, 2016

$23.99
ISBN: 9780805095852
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - February 2nd, 2016

A bestselling author and distinguished critic goes back to high school to find out whether books can shape lives


$18.36
ISBN: 9781611803167
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Published: Shambhala - February 2nd, 2016

What does it take to have a long writing life? Drawing her years of writing, teaching, and practicing Zen, Natalie Goldberg shares the experiences that have opened her to new ways of being alive experiences that point the way forward in our lives and our writing.


By Natalie Goldberg, Julia Cameron (Foreword by)
$11.95
ISBN: 9781611803082
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Published: Shambhala - February 2nd, 2016


The all-time best-selling writer's handbook turns thirty.


$23.96
ISBN: 9781631491399
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - February 15th, 2016

On the heels of her triumphant How to Be a Victorian, Ruth Goodman travels even further back in English history to the era closest to her heart, the dramatic period from the crowning of Henry VII to the death of Elizabeth I. Drawing on her own adventures living in re-created Tudor conditions, Goodman serves as our intrepid guide to sixteenth-century living.


$21.60
ISBN: 9780544387669
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - February 2nd, 2016

A provocative and lively deep dive into the meaning of America's first black presidency, from one of the most graceful and lucid intellectuals writing on race and politics today ("Vanity Fair").


$21.56
ISBN: 9780393061253
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 15th, 2016

The Hopi community of Awat ovi existed peacefully on Arizona's Antelope Mesa for generations until one bleak morning in the fall of 1700 raiders from nearby Hopi villages descended on Awat ovi, slaughtering their neighboring men, women, and children.


$15.19
ISBN: 9780062431387
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Published: HarperOne - February 2nd, 2016

Based on his talks at New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral on Good Friday 2015, the New York Times bestselling author and editor at large of America magazine offers a portrait of Jesus, using his last words on the cross to reveal how deeply he understood our predicaments, what it means to be fully human, and why we can turn to Christ completely, in mind, heart, and soul.


$19.99
ISBN: 9780062396037
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Published: Ecco Press - February 2nd, 2016

A raw and tender poetry collection that captures the dirty old man of American letters at his fiercest and most vulnerable, on a subject that hits home with all of us.


$12.80
ISBN: 9781620406939
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - February 2nd, 2016

Jayne Marks is questioning the choices she has made in the years since college and is struggling to pay her bills in Manhattan when she is given the opportunity to move to Paris with her wealthy lover and benefactor, Laurent Moller, who owns and operates two art galleries, one in New York, the other in Paris.


$12.80
ISBN: 9781101983355
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 2nd, 2016

$11.99
ISBN: 9780062318664
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Published: Amistad Press - February 2nd, 2016

Powerful characters and exquisite prose bring to life a tumultuous period of American history that still demands our attention. Tara Conklin, New York Times bestselling author of The House Girl


By Jenny Erpenbeck, Susan Bernofsky (Translator)
$12.76
ISBN: 9780811225137
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - February 8th, 2016

The End of Days, a brilliant novel of contingency and fate, by the acclaimed German writer Jenny Erpenbeck, consists essentially of five books, each leading to a different death of the same unnamed woman protagonist. How could it all have gone differently? the narrator asks in the intermezzos. The first chapter begins with the death of a baby in the early twentieth-century Hapsburg Empire.


$13.60
ISBN: 9780805098297
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Published: Metropolitan Books - February 2nd, 2016

A stirring blueprint for American equality, from the "breakout stars" ("The New York Times") of the young new left


$13.60
ISBN: 9780143107880
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Published: Penguin Books - February 2nd, 2016

The idea of a cultured gay man leaving New York City to care for his aging mother in Paris, Missouri, is already funny, and George Hodgman reaps that humor with great charm. But then he plunges deep, examining the warm yet fraught relationship between mother and son with profound insight and understanding. Alison Bechdel, author of"Fun Home"
"NEW YORK TIMES"BESTSELLER


$14.36
ISBN: 9780393352177
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 8th, 2016

Your cell phone provider tracks your location and knows who's with you. Your online and in-store purchasing patterns are recorded, and reveal if you're unemployed, sick, or pregnant. Your e-mails and texts expose your intimate and casual friends. Google knows what you re thinking because it saves your private searches.


$13.60
ISBN: 9781250081568
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Published: Picador USA - February 2nd, 2016

"The Christian Science Monitor'"s #1 Best Book of the Year

A witty, informative, and popular travelogue about the Scandinavian countries and how they may not be as happy or as perfect as we assume, "The Almost Nearly Perfect People" offers up the ideal mixture of intriguing and revealing facts (Laura Miller, "Salon").


$12.80
ISBN: 9781250083180
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Published: Picador USA - February 2nd, 2016

Winner of the Medical Journalists Association's Tony Thistlethwaite Award
A Finalist for the Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books
Recipient of the International OCD Foundation's Illumination Award


By Robin Preiss Glasser (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062269850
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Published: HarperCollins - February 2nd, 2016

When Nancy's parents win an all-expenses-paid vacation, Nancy and JoJo get to sleep over at their neighbor's home, Mrs. DeVine's. But JoJo is a little nervous to sleep at someone else's house luckily Nancy is an expert on sleepovers and can help prepare her little sister. The big night arrives, and JoJo and Nancy have a blast at Mrs. DeVine's.


By Sara Pennypacker, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062377012
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - February 2nd, 2016

From bestselling and award-winning author Sara Pennypacker comes a beautifully wrought, utterly compelling novel about the powerful relationship between a boy and his fox. Pax is destined to become a classic, beloved for generations to come.


$15.19
ISBN: 9780399160301
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Published: Philomel Books - February 2nd, 2016

For readers of"Between Shades of Gray"and" All the Light We Cannot See," international bestselling author Ruta Sepetysreturns to WWII in this epic novel that shines a light on one of the war's most devastating yet unknown tragedies.


$14.39
ISBN: 9781250091840
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - February 2nd, 2016

The enchantment continues. . . .
The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories - and secrets - that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter and the palace guard Jacin realize their destinies?


By Ted Sanders, Iacopo Bruno (Illustrator)
$6.39
ISBN: 9780062275837
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Published: HarperCollins - February 2nd, 2016

Experience the fantastic adventure filled with magical objects, secret sects, and life as we know it on the line Mixing magic and physics, Ted Sanders has created an epic story that has the feel of classic fantasy but twists it into something new and innovative.


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