New Arrivals 9/1/15

New books on our shelves this week.

 

$22.40
ISBN: 9780374239213
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - September 1st, 2015

A magnum opus for our morally complex times from the author of "Freedom"
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$22.36
ISBN: 9780385354288
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 1st, 2015

"Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist return"
She is the girl with the dragon tattoo a genius hacker and uncompromising misfit. He is a crusading journalist whose championing of the truth often brings him to the brink of prosecution.


$21.56
ISBN: 9780425271810
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Published: Berkley Books - September 1st, 2015

The international bestselling author of "Into the Wilderness "makes her highly anticipated return with" "a remarkable epic about two female doctors in nineteenth-century New York and the transcendent power of courage and love


$20.76
ISBN: 9780399174001
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - September 1st, 2015

From a unique new talent comes a fast-paced debut, introducing a heroine whose dark visions bring to light secrets that will heal or destroy those around her . . .

When New York journalist and recently bereaved mother Charlotte Charlie Cates begins to experience vivid dreams about children she's sure that she's lost her mind.


$21.60
ISBN: 9780544409910
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - September 1st, 2015

From the "New York Times "best-selling author of "The Drunken Botanist "comes an enthralling novel based on the forgotten true story of one of the nation's first female deputy sheriffs.


$10.36
ISBN: 9781452138916
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 1st, 2015

Our feline friends have spent eons observing, napping, pondering, napping, and taking notes about the human condition. In between naps, they've realized that we humans could use some catlike guidance when it comes to handling the ups and downs of life.


$19.99
ISBN: 9780300181418
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Published: Yale University Press - September 15th, 2015

How did a land and people of such immense diversity come together under a banner of freedom and equality to form one of the most remarkable nations in the world?


By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$14.40
ISBN: 9781609452865
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Published: Europa Editions - September 1st, 2015

Nothing quite like this has ever been published before, proclaimed "The Guardian" newspaper about the Neapolitan Novels in 2014. "Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay," the third book in the series, was an international best seller and a "New York Times" Notable Book of the Year.


$12.80
ISBN: 9781250074713
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Published: Picador USA - September 1st, 2015

A "New York Times" Bestseller
Nominated for the National Book Award, Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction, and Winner of the Alex Award, "One of the Most Compelling Books of the Year" (Blake Butler, "Vice")


$11.99
ISBN: 9780553419566
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Published: Hogarth - September 1st, 2015

Finalist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize
"J" is a snarling, effervescent, and ambitious philosophical work of fiction that poses unsettling questions about our sense of history, and our self-satisfied orthodoxies. Jacobson's triumph is to craft a novel that is poignant as well as troubling from the debris. "Independent" (UK)


$12.79
ISBN: 9780062377197
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 2015

Internationally bestselling author Anthony Horowitz's nail-biting new novel plunges us back into the dark and complex world of Detective Sherlock Holmes and Professor James Moriarty in the aftermath of their fateful struggle at the Reichenbach Falls.


$19.99
ISBN: 9780451474018
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Published: New American Library - September 1st, 2015

The sweeping, passionate conclusion to Ken Follett's extraordinary historical epic, The Century Trilogy.


$13.56
ISBN: 9781566894098
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Published: Coffee House Press - September 15th, 2015

Praise for Valeria Luiselli:

"Valeria Luiselli's lovely and eccentric first novel is . . . peppered with arresting imagery.""The New York Times"

"Luiselli's extraordinary debut novel "Faces in the Crowd "signals the arrival of major talent." Jeremy Ellis, Brazos Bookstore


$12.80
ISBN: 9781250074720
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Published: Picador USA - September 1st, 2015

Named a Best Book of the Year by
Amazon, Barnes & Noble, "The Guardian "(London), " The Independent "(London), " Kirkus Reviews, " "Los Angeles Times, "" The New York Times Book Review, "" The Telegraph "(London), " The Washington Post"


$11.20
ISBN: 9780374535773
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - September 1st, 2015

Winner of the 2014 National Book Award for Poetry
A luminous, seductive new collection from the "fearless" ("The New York Times") Pulitzer Prize-winning poet


$13.59
ISBN: 9780062268358
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 2015

Do you ever wish your life was just a little bit more dangerous?

Yes Please

Do you look in the mirror and think mean thoughts about your face?

Yes Please

Do you want to know more about the day you were born?

Yes Please

Do you think you would make a terrific ninety-year-old?

Yes Please


$11.96
ISBN: 9781631491146
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - September 7th, 2015

Continuing his groundbreaking examination of our "Anthropocene Epoch," which he began with The Social Conquest of Earth, described by the New York Times as "a sweeping account of the human rise to domination of the biosphere," here Wilson posits that we, as a species, now know enough about the universe and ourselves that we can begin to approach questions about our place in the cosmos and the m


$12.80
ISBN: 9781250074850
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Published: Picador USA - September 1st, 2015

Includes New Material Exclusive to the Paperback

A Finalist for a National Book Critics Circle Award
A Finalist for a Los Angeles Times Book Prize
A "New York Times Book Review" Notable Book


$12.76
ISBN: 9780345805102
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Published: Vintage - September 1st, 2015

With scrupulous research and on-the-ground reporting, Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn explore how altruism affects us, what are the markers for success, and how to avoid the pitfalls.


$13.60
ISBN: 9780147516312
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Published: Plume Books - September 1st, 2015

Smart, important, and, as always, exquisitely written. Daniel Gilbert, author of "Stumbling on Happiness "


$13.60
ISBN: 9780143127789
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Published: Penguin Books - September 1st, 2015

The author of the beloved #1 "New York Times" bestseller "Reading Lolita in Tehran" returns with the next chapter of her life in books a passionate and deeply moving hymn to America


$12.76
ISBN: 9780393351644
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 14th, 2015

$12.76
ISBN: 9780393351675
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 8th, 2015

The best-selling author of Seven Days in the Art World now tells the story of the artists themselves how they move through the world, command credibility, and create iconic works.


$23.16
ISBN: 9781910561027
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Published: Guinness World Records - September 1st, 2015

$15.19
ISBN: 9780062194756
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Published: HarperCollins - September 2015

The sixth and penultimate book in the New York Times bestselling I Am Number Four series For years the Garde have fought the Mogadorians in secret. Now all of that has changed. The invasion has begun. John is on the front lines of the fight in New York City.


$13.59
ISBN: 9780803738621
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Published: Dial Books - September 1st, 2015

Ingrid Law delivers another heartwarming story about the magic of friendship and the power of family in this companion to her Newbery Honor winning "Savvy"


$14.39
ISBN: 9781481446518
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - September 1st, 2015

Following a series of murders, an apothecary's apprentice must solve puzzles and decipher codes in pursuit of a secret that could destroy the world in this suspenseful debut novel.
"Tell no one what I've given you."


$14.39
ISBN: 9780545522281
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 1st, 2015

From Holly Black and Cassandra Clare comes the second entry in the "New York Times" bestselling series that defies what you think you know about the worlds of good and evil.


$10.39
ISBN: 9780385386586
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2015

The action is on the page, on your device, and out of this world This multiplatform series is part sci-fi, part eco-mystery, all action-adventure. And you don't have long to wait -- 6 books are coming all in one year


By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062368430
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Published: Greenwillow Books - September 2015

What are you waiting for? An owl, a puppy, a bear, a rabbit, and a pig all toys arranged on a child's windowsill wait for marvelous things to happen in this irresistible picture book by the New York Times bestselling and Caldecott Medalist Kevin Henkes.


$14.39
ISBN: 9780670013968
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2015

It's an exciting day for Llama Llama; he's going to visit Gram and Grandpa Llama and spend the night His first night away from home .and from Mama. But he makes sure to pack everything he needs. And there are so many fun things to do with Gram and Grandpa. It's not until he gets ready for bed that he realizes that he's forgotten something important.


$15.19
ISBN: 9780553496642
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Published: Delacorte Press - September 1st, 2015


If you love Eleanor and Park, Hazel and Augustus, and Mia and Adam, you ll love the story of Maddy, a girl who's literally allergic to the outside world, and Olly, the boy who moves in next door . . . and becomes the greatest risk she's ever taken. This innovative and heartfelt debut novel unfolds via vignettes, diary entries, illustrations, and more.


New Arrivals 8/25/15

New books on our shelves this week.

$20.79
ISBN: 9780062388674
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Published: Harper - August 25th, 2015

A woman known only as A lives in an unnamed American city with her roommate, B, and boyfriend, C, who wants her to join him on a reality dating show called That's My Partner A eats mostly popsicles and oranges, watches endless amounts of television, often just for the commercials particularly the recurring cartoon escapades of Kandy Kat, the mascot for an entirely chemical dessert and models h


$22.39
ISBN: 9781250022080
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 25th, 2015

Hardly a day goes by when nine year old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. From alien invasions, to walking trees, to winged beasts in the woods, to dinosaurs spotted in the village of Three Pines, his tales are so extraordinary no one can possibly believe him. Including Armand and Reine-Marie Gamache, who now live in the little Quebec village.


$21.59
ISBN: 9780061779787
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Published: William Morrow & Company - August 25th, 2015

In San Francisco, the souls of the dead are mysteriously disappearing and you know that can't be good in this delightfully weird and funny sequel to the New York Times bestseller A Dirty Job

Secondhand Souls


$23.16
ISBN: 9780399163845
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Published: Marian Wood Books/Putnam - August 25th, 2015

Of #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Sue Grafton, NPR's Maureen Corrigan said, Makes me wish there were more than 26 letters. With only two letters left, Grafton's many devoted readers will share that sentiment.
X: The number ten. An unknown quantity. A mistake. A cross. A kiss.


By Wikileaks, Julian Assange (Introduction by)
$23.95
ISBN: 9781781688748
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Published: Verso - August 25th, 2015

Published in collaboration with WikiLeaks: What Cablegate tells us about US foreign policy


$21.60
ISBN: 9780812995824
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - August 25th, 2015

When we deny our stories, they define us.
When we own our stories, we get to write the ending.


$32.00
ISBN: 9780062112484
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Harper - November 17th, 2015

On the centennial of his birth, the defining wunderkind of modern entertainment gets his due in a groundbreaking new biography of his early years from his first forays in theater and radio to the inspiration and making of Citizen Kane.


$21.59
ISBN: 9780062266682
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Published: Ecco Press - August 25th, 2015

Robots are poised to transform today's society as completely as the Internet did twenty years ago. Pulitzer prize-winning New York Times science writer John Markoff argues that we must decide to design ourselves into our future, or risk being excluded from it altogether.


By Piergiorgio Pulixi, Howard Curtis (Translator), Carol Perkins (Translator)
$13.60
ISBN: 9781609452759
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Published: Europa Editions - August 25th, 2015

Money, sex, and power. Inspector Biagio Mazzeo is the head of a special unit composed cops who have been trained in the investigation of organized crime. He is a kind of father figure to these hard men and he often leads them well beyond the confines of what is legal. But now they ve been found out.


$12.79
ISBN: 9780062399588
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - August 25th, 2015

At a retrospective on the work of acclaimed photographer Kathy Moran, aspiring novelist Stacey Kim is fascinated by the exhibition's centerpiece: the famous Woman with a Gun, which launched the artist's career. Shot from behind, the enigmatic black-and-white image depicts a woman in a wedding dress standing on the shore, facing the sea. But this is no serene, romantic portrait.


$12.80
ISBN: 9780143127703
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Published: Penguin Books - August 25th, 2015

The stunning true story of Bergdorf Goodman's legendary personal shopper


$14.39
ISBN: 9780385756204
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2015

The eagerly anticipated companion to David Levithan s"New York Times" bestseller"Every Day"
In this enthralling companion to his "New York Times" bestseller "Every Day," David Levithan (co-author of"Will Grayson, Will Grayson"with John Green)tells Rhiannon's side of the story as she seeks to discover the truth about love and how it can change you.


$13.59
ISBN: 9780545812542
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Published: Scholastic Press - August 25th, 2015

BE WHO YOU ARE.
When people look at George, they think they see a boy. But she knows she's not a boy. She knows she's a girl.


By Jennifer L. Holm, Matthew Holm (Illustrator)
$10.39
ISBN: 9780545741668
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Published: Graphix - August 25th, 2015

From the groundbreaking and award-winning sister-brother team behind Babymouse comes a middle-grade, semi-autobiographical graphic novel.


By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545504928
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 25th, 2015

There's something rotten in the state of Ohio, and it's smellier than a pile of putrid gym socks Steer clear -- it's Sir Stinks-A-Lot


$13.59
ISBN: 9780545436823
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Published: Scholastic Press - August 25th, 2015

The bestselling creators of EXCLAMATION MARK introduce a triangle, circle, square, and rectangle who celebrate the gift of friendship.


By Jacky Davis, David Soman, David Soman (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780803740303
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Published: Dial Books - August 25th, 2015

This latest hardcover picture book from the New York Times bestselling Ladybug Girl series proves that true friendship is better than any toy


$3.99
ISBN: 9780545658485
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - August 25th, 2015

The next book in the "New York Times" bestselling I Survived series will place readers right in the middle of the deadly Joplin Tornado of 2011.


$9.99
ISBN: 9780545852784
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 25th, 2015

The companion journal to the New York Times Bestselling series Star Wars: Jedi Academy
Roan won't be attending Jedi Academy forever, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end when you finish reading. Spend more time with Roan, Yoda, Ewok Pilot, and the rest of your favorite Jedi Academy characters in this out-of-this-galaxy interactive journal


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