New Arrivals 2/20/18

The Woman in the Water: A Prequel to the Charles Lenox Series Cover Image
$20.79
ISBN: 9781250139467
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Published: Minotaur Books - February 20th, 2018

This chilling new mystery in the USA Today bestselling series by Charles Finch takes readers back to Charles Lenox's very first case and the ruthless serial killer who would set him on the course to become one of London's most brilliant detectives.


Down the River Unto the Sea Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780316509640
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Published: Mulholland Books - February 20th, 2018

"Mosley writes with great power here about themes that have permeated his work: institutional racism, political corruption, and the ways that both of these issues affect not only society at large but also the inner lives of individual men and women." --Booklist (starred review)


Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780399590504
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Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

An unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University


The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780385542760
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Published: Doubleday Books - February 20th, 2018

The #1 bestselling author of The Future of the Mind traverses the frontiers of astrophysics, artificial intelligence, and technology to offer a stunning vision of man's future in space, from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies.


Small Great Things Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780345544971
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 20th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - With richly layered characters and a gripping moral dilemma that will lead readers to question everything they know about privilege, power, and race, Small Great Things is the stunning new page-turner from Jodi Picoult.

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE


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All Our Wrong Todays Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101985151
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Published: Dutton Books - February 20th, 2018

One of Wall Street Journal's Best of 2017

"Entertainingly mixes thrills and humor."--Entertainment Weekly

" An] amazing debut novel. . . . Dazzling and complex. . . . Fearlessly funny storytelling."--The Washington Post


Spaceman of Bohemia Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9780316273442
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 20th, 2018

"A frenetically imaginative first effort, booming with vitality and originality . . . Kalfar's voice is distinct enough to leave tread marks."-Jennifer Senior, New York Times
Shortlisted for the Center for Fiction's 2017 First Novel Prize
New York Times Book Review
Editors' Choice
Best New Fiction -- Wall Street Journal


Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us about Who We Really Are Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062390868
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Published: Dey Street Books - February 20th, 2018

Foreword by Steven Pinker

Blending the informed analysis of The Signal and the Noise with the instructive iconoclasm of Think Like a Freak, a fascinating, illuminating, and witty look at what the vast amounts of information now instantly available to us reveals about ourselves and our world--provided we ask the right questions.


Hamilton and Peggy!: A Revolutionary Friendship Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062671301
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - February 13th, 2018

Drawing from historical journals and letters, New York Times bestselling author Laura Elliot weaves a richly detailed tale about the extraordinary Peggy Schuyler and her revolutionary friendship with Alexander Hamilton. Perfect for fans of the smash Broadway musical sensation Hamilton


Lumberjanes Vol. 8: Stone Cold Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781684151325
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Published: Boom Box - February 20th, 2018

Five best friends at summer camp take friendship to the max when they team up to defeat the strange forces lurking within the surrounding forest.


Moon: A Peek-Through Picture Book Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781524769666
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Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - February 20th, 2018

Next in the much-loved children's series that began with Tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book is an elaborate book with peek-through holes that show the moon's different phases with each turn of the page.


Max in Hollywood, Baby Cover Image
$15.16
ISBN: 9781681372341
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Published: New York Review of Books - February 20th, 2018

Beloved dog-poet Max is back and he's taking on Hollywood in this funny, jazzy tale, brought to life by Kalman's bright illustrations.

Enter Max. Dreamer. Poet. Dog. In this rollicking madcap tale, Max and his dazzling Dalmation bride take off to direct a movie in Hollywood.


New Arrivals 2/13/18

White Houses Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780812995664
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Published: Random House - February 13th, 2018

For readers of The Paris Wife and The Swans of Fifth Avenue comes a love story inspired by "one of the most intriguing relationships in history"*--between Eleanor Roosevelt and "first friend" Lorena Hickok.


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The Ghost Notebooks Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9781101871096
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Published: Pantheon Books - February 13th, 2018

" An] elegant, eerie new novel... Powerful." --The Washington Post

A supernatural story of love, ghosts, and madness as a young couple, newly engaged, become caretakers of a historic museum.


High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing Cover Image
$22.39
ISBN: 9780062235060
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Published: Harper - February 6th, 2018

Joining the ranks of Evicted, The Warmth of Other Suns, and classic works of literary non-fiction by Alex Kotlowitz and J. Anthony Lukas, High-Risers braids personal narratives, city politics, and national history to tell the timely and epic story of Chicago's Cabrini-Green, America's most iconic public housing project.


Cause: . . . and How It Doesn't Always Equal Effect Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9781612196763
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Published: Melville House Publishing - February 13th, 2018

The Freakonomics of the sociology world. This book shows how deeply irrational we humans are, and what we can do about it


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Shadowbahn Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780735212022
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Published: Blue Rider Press - February 13th, 2018

A LA TIMES' BEST BOOK OF 2017 (FICTION)


The Idiot Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780143111061
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Published: Penguin Books - February 13th, 2018

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2017

"An addictive, sprawling epic; I wolfed it down."
--Miranda July, author of The First Bad Man and It Chooses You

"Easily the funniest book I've read this year."
--GQ


The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780465094271
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Published: Basic Books - February 13th, 2018

In the world's top research labs and universities, the race is on to invent the ultimate learning algorithm: one capable of discovering any knowledge from data, and doing anything we want, before we even ask. In The Master Algorithm, Pedro Domingos lifts the veil to give us a peek inside the learning machines that power Google, Amazon, and your smartphone.


A Primer for Poets and Readers of Poetry Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9780393253924
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 13th, 2018

A Primer for Poets and Readers of Poetry guides the young poet toward a deeper understanding of how poetry can function in his or her life, while also introducing the art in an exciting new way.


Between the Lines Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780399246883
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 13th, 2018

This thought-provoking companion to Nikki Grimes' Coretta Scott King Award-winning Bronx Masquerade shows the capacity poetry has to express ideas and feelings, and connect us with ourselves and others.


Crypt Quest/Space Battles: A Play-Your-Way Book Cover Image
By Gabe Soria, Kendall Hale (Illustrator)
$11.19
ISBN: 9781524784294
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 13th, 2018

Trapped in a 80's era haunted video arcade, Midnight Arcade is a play-your-way adventure tale in which the reader determines the course of action, ultimately controlling whether they live . . . or die


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