New Arrivals 5/23/17

Dragon Teeth Cover Image
$23.19
ISBN: 9780062473356
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Published: Harper - May 23rd, 2017

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.


Stephen Florida Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781566894647
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Published: Coffee House Press - June 6th, 2017

"In Stephen Florida, Gabe Habash has created a coming-of-age story with its own, often explosive, rhythm and velocity. Habash has a canny sense of how young men speak and behave, and in Stephen, he's created a singular character: funny, ambitious, affecting, but also deeply troubled, vulnerable, and compellingly strange.


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Little Sister Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781941040607
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Published: Tin House Books - May 23rd, 2017

Thunderstorms are rolling across the summer sky. Every time one breaks, Rose Bowan loses consciousness and has vivid, realistic dreams about being in another woman's body. Is Rose merely dreaming? Or is she, in fact, inhabiting a stranger?


Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781594206139
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Published: Penguin Press - May 23rd, 2017

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author comes a dual biography of Winston Churchill and George Orwell, who preserved democracy from the threats of authoritarianism, from the left and right alike.


The Amateur: The Pleasures of Doing What You Love Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781786631060
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Published: Verso - May 23rd, 2017

A passionate attack on the tyranny of experts

Modern life is being destroyed by experts and professionals. We have lost our amateur spirit and need to rediscover the radical and liberating pleasure of doing things we love.


The Smile Stealers: The Fine and Foul Art of Dentistry Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780500519110
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Published: Thames & Hudson - May 23rd, 2017

This achingly fascinating book follows the evolution of dentistry throughout the world from the Bronze Age to the present day, featuring captivating, grim illustrations of the tools and techniques of dentistry through the ages.


The Last Days of Night Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780812988925
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Published: Random House Trade - May 23rd, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A thrilling novel based on actual events, about the nature of genius, the cost of ambition, and the battle to electrify America--from the Oscar-winning screenwriter of The Imitation Game and author of The Sherlockian


Paper: A World History Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780393353709
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 23rd, 2017

Paper is one of the simplest and most essential pieces of human technology. For the past two millennia, the ability to produce it in ever more efficient ways has supported the proliferation of literacy, media, religion, education, commerce, and art; it has formed the foundation of civilizations, promoting revolutions and restoring stability.


Far and Away: How Travel Can Change the World Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781476795058
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Published: Scribner Book Company - May 23rd, 2017

From the winner of the National Book Award and the National Books Critics' Circle Award--and one of the most original thinkers of our time--"Andrew Solomon's magisterial Far and Away collects a quarter-century of soul-shaking essays" (Vanity Fair).


The Essential Hamilton: Letters & Other Writings Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9781598535365
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Published: Library of America - May 23rd, 2017

A brash immigrant who rose to become George Washington's right-hand man. A fierce partisan whose nationalist vision made him Thomas Jefferson's bitter rival. An unfaithful husband whose commitment to personal honor brought his life to a tragic early end.


The Last Star: The Final Book of the 5th Wave Cover Image
$8.79
ISBN: 9780142425879
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Published: Speak - May 23rd, 2017

The highly-anticipated finale to the New York Times bestselling 5th Wave series.

The enemy is Other. The enemy is us. They're down here, they're up there, they're nowhere. They want the Earth, they want us to have it. They came to wipe us out, they came to save us.


Rise of the Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781484781289
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - May 23rd, 2017

Ride with the tide


Welcome to Wonderland #2: Beach Party Surf Monkey Cover Image
$11.19
ISBN: 9780553536102
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 23rd, 2017

"Outrageous hijinks and nonstop hilarity--five-stars " --Lincoln Peirce, author of the Big Nate series


My Book of Beautiful Oops!: A Scribble It, Smear It, Fold It, Tear It Journal for Young Artists Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780761189503
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Published: Workman Publishing - May 30th, 2017

Every mistake is an opportunity to make something beautiful. This is the central idea of Beautiful Oops , Barney Saltzberg's beloved bestseller--and now My Book of Beautiful Oops , an interactive journal for young artists, takes that principle into unexpected new directions.


New Arrivals 5/16/17

Testimony Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781455553549
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 16th, 2017

Scott Turow, #1 New York Times bestselling author and "one of the major writers in America" (NPR), returns with a page-turning legal thriller about an American prosecutor's investigation of a refugee camp's mystifying disappearance.


The Awkward Age Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780399576454
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 16th, 2017

"They've chosen the one thing that will make our family life impossible. It's genius really, when you think about it. It's the perfect sabotage."

"Segal deftly unspools a disastrous but plausible scenario...This page-turner is witty, compassionate and wickedly astute." --People


New Boy Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780553447637
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Published: Hogarth Press - May 16th, 2017

William Shakespeare's Othello retold as New Boy


Chuck Klosterman X: A Highly Specific, Defiantly Incomplete History of the Early 21st Century Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780399184154
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Published: Blue Rider Press - May 16th, 2017

New York Times-bestselling author and cultural critic Chuck Klosterman compiles and contextualizes the best of his articles and essays from the past decade.


The Trouble with Reality: A Rumination on Moral Panic in Our Time Cover Image
$7.16
ISBN: 9781523502387
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Published: Workman Publishing - May 16th, 2017

Reality. It used to seem so simple--reality just was, like the weather. Why question it, let alone disagree about it? And then came the assault, an unending stream of "fake news," "alternative facts," and lies disguised as truths that is overwhelming our notions of reality. Now we can't even agree on what a fact is, let alone what is real. How on earth did we get here?


Ernest Hemingway: A Biography Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780307594679
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - May 16th, 2017

The first full biography of Ernest Hemingway in more than fifteen years; the first to draw upon a wide array of never-before-used material; the first written by a woman, from the widely acclaimed biographer of Norman Mailer, Peggy Guggenheim, Henry Miller, and Louise Bryant.


Zero K Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781501138072
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Published: Scribner Book Company - May 16th, 2017

A New York Times Notable Book

A New York Times bestseller, "DeLillo's haunting new novel, Zero K--his most persuasive since his astonishing 1997 masterpiece, Underworld" (The New York Times), is a meditation on death and an embrace of life.


Hag-Seed Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780804141314
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Published: Hogarth Press - May 16th, 2017

William Shakespeare's The Tempest retold as Hag-Seed

Felix is at the top of his game as Artistic Director of the Makeshiweg Theatre Festival. His productions have amazed and confounded. Now he's staging a Tempest like no other: not only will it boost his reputation, it will heal emotional wounds.


The Wrong Side of Goodbye Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781455524211
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 16th, 2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
#1 USA TODAY BESTSELLER


Aeneid Book VI: A New Verse Translation: Bilingual Edition Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780374537043
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 16th, 2017

A masterpiece from one of the greatest poets of the century


The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781492645962
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Published: Sourcebooks - April 4th, 2017

For 10 years (and counting), The Naked Roommate has been the #1 go-to guide for your very best college experience

From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you need to know about college (but never knew you needed to know).


The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781101984253
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Published: Dutton Books - May 16th, 2017

*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
"Vivid . . . impressive. . . . Splendidly informative."--The New York Times
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Succeeds spectacularly."--Science
"A tour de force."--Salon


The View from the Cheap Seats: Selected Nonfiction Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062262271
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Published: William Morrow & Company - May 16th, 2017

An enthralling collection of nonfiction essays on a myriad of topics--from art and artists to dreams, myths, and memories--observed in #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman's probing, amusing, and distinctive style.


Everybody Behaves Badly: The True Story Behind Hemingway's Masterpiece the Sun Also Rises Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9780544944435
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Published: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books - May 16th, 2017

"Brimming, addictive . . . In Everybody Behaves Badly, the party has just begun and the taste of fame is still ripe . . . The Lost Generation is] restored to reckless youth in living black and white." -- James Wolcott, Vanity Fair


This Is Your Brain on Parasites: How Tiny Creatures Manipulate Our Behavior and Shape Society Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9780544947252
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Published: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books - May 16th, 2017

"Engrossing ... An] expedition through the hidden and sometimes horrifying microbial domain." --Wall Street Journal

"Fascinating--and full of the kind of factoids you can't wait to share." --Scientific American


Carry on Cover Image
$8.79
ISBN: 9781250135025
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 9th, 2017

The Great Treehouse War Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780399175008
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Published: Philomel Books - May 16th, 2017

Kids vs. parents An epic treehouse sleepover An awesome group of friends An exciting new book from National Book Award finalist Lisa Graff.


Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780997895810
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Published: Timbuktu Labs, Inc. - August 1st, 2016

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a children's book packed with 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women from the past and the present, illustrated by 60 female artists from all over the world.


Ladybug Girl's Day Out with Grandpa Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780803740327
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Published: Dial Books - May 16th, 2017

Ladybug Girl and Grandpa visit the museum in the New York Times bestselling series' latest picture book Lulu wants to learn everything, but she discovers that sometimes you have to slow down to appreciate the wonder of what's around you.


Where Do Jet Planes Sleep at Night? Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780399554483
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - May 16th, 2017

The same team that brought you Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night? and Where Do Steam Trains Sleep at Night? have created another high-flying bedtime story--this one for plane enthusiasts


Goldfish Ghost Cover Image
By Lemony Snicket, Lisa Brown (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781626725072
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - May 2nd, 2017

Goldfish Ghost was born on the surface of the water in the bowl on a dresser in a boy's room. The boy's room was pleasant and familiar, but Goldfish Ghost wanted company, so he set out to find a friend.

He floats over the neighborhood, past the pier, and let the breeze carry him into town where he discovers that not many people pay attention to goldfish ghosts.


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