New Arrivals 1/24/17

The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781627792165
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 24th, 2017

The bestselling author of Overthrow and The Brothers brings to life the forgotten political debate that set America's interventionist course in the world for the twentieth century and beyond.


Reality Is Not What It Seems: The Journey to Quantum Gravity Cover Image
By Carlo Rovelli, Simon Carnell (Translator), Erica Segre (Translator)
$20.80
ISBN: 9780735213920
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 24th, 2017

"The man who makes physics sexy . . . the scientist they're calling the next Stephen Hawking." --The Times Magazine
From the New York Times-bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, a closer look at the mind-bending nature of the universe.


Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781416540274
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 24th, 2017

"Erudite and informative, a joy with many small treasures." --Science


The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets to Happy Living Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062658807
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Published: William Morrow & Company - January 17th, 2017

Embrace Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) and become happier with this definitive guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.


Everybody's Fool Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780307454829
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Published: Vintage - January 24th, 2017

National Bestseller and aNew York Times2016 Notable Book


Midnight Sun Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780804172578
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - January 24th, 2017

Ulf has one small problem his former boss, Oslo's most notorious drug kingpin, wants him dead.


Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780307947901
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Published: Anchor Books - January 24th, 2017

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
A NEW YORK TIMES TOP 10 BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

From the bestselling author of The Dark Side, an electrifying work of investigative journalism that uncovers the powerful group of immensely wealthy ideologues who are shaping the fate of America.


American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780804173186
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Published: Vintage - January 24th, 2017

A New York Times Bestseller


City of Saints & Thieves Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780399547584
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 24th, 2017

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo meets Gone Girl in this enthralling murder mystery set in Kenya.


The You I've Never Known Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9781481442909
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - January 24th, 2017

How do you live your life if your past is based on a lie? A new novel in both verse and prose from #1 New York Times bestselling author, Ellen Hopkins.


Allegedly Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062422644
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 24th, 2017

Orange Is the New Black meets Walter Dean Myer's Monster in this gritty, twisty, and haunting debut by Tiffany D. Jackson about a girl convicted of murder seeking the truth while surviving life in a group home.

Mary B. Addison killed a baby.


The Warden's Daughter Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780375831997
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 3rd, 2017

From Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli (Maniac Magee, Stargirl) comes the "moving and memorable" (Kirkus Reviews, starred) story of a girl searching for happiness inside the walls of a prison.


New Arrivals 1/17/17

Transit Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780374278625
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - January 17th, 2017

The stunning second novel of a trilogy that began with Outline, one of The New York Times Book Review's ten best books of 2015


Signals: New and Selected Stories Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9780451493040
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - January 17th, 2017

A widely celebrated novelist gives us a generous collection of exhilarating short stories, proving that he is a master of this genre as well. Once again, "he reminds us," wrote The Miami Herald, "that great writing is a timeless art."


Human Acts Cover Image
$17.60
ISBN: 9781101906729
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Published: Hogarth - January 17th, 2017

From the internationally bestselling author of THE VEGETARIAN, a "rare and astonishing" (The Observer) portrait of political unrest and the universal struggle for justice

In the midst of a violent student uprising in South Korea, a young boy named Dong-ho is shockingly killed.


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Homesick for Another World: Stories Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780399562884
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Published: Penguin Press - January 17th, 2017

An electrifying first collection from one of the most exciting short story writers of our time


Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk Cover Image
$20.79
ISBN: 9781250113320
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 17th, 2017

Fall 2016 Library Journal Editors' Pick

In my reckless and undiscouraged youth, Lillian Boxfish writes, I worked in a walnut-paneled office thirteen floors above West Thirty-Fifth Street


Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250135995
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 17th, 2017

In the wake of yet another set of police killings of black men, Michael Eric Dyson wrote a tell-it-straight, no holds barred piece for the NYT on Sunday July 7: "Death in Black and White" (It was updated within a day to acknowledge the killing of police officers in Dallas). The response has been overwhelming.


Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the 2016 Circus Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780399592461
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - January 17th, 2017

Dispatches from the 2016 election that provide an eerily prescient take on our democracy's uncertain future, by the country's most perceptive and fearless political journalist.


Is It All in Your Head?: True Stories of Imaginary Illness Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9781590517956
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Published: Other Press (NY) - January 17th, 2017

A neurologist's insightful and compassionate look into the misunderstood world of psychosomatic disorders, told through individual case histories


My Life, My Love, My Legacy Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781627795982
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 17th, 2017

The life story of Coretta Scott King wife of Martin Luther King Jr., founder of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (The King Center), and singular twentieth-century American civil and human rights activist as told fully for the first time, toward the end of her life, to Rev. Dr. Barbara Reynolds.


Everything I Need to Know about Family I Learned from a Little Golden Book Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780553538519
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Published: Golden Books - January 17th, 2017

Celebrate family and the 75th anniversary of Little Golden Books with the newest book in the ever-popular EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW series


Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780812981865
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Published: Random House Trade - January 17th, 2017

NATIONAL BESTSELLER - In a dazzling work of historical fiction in the vein of Nancy Horan's Loving Frank, Dawn Tripp brings to life Georgia O'Keeffe, her love affair with photographer Alfred Stieglitz, and her quest to become an independent artist.
This is not a love story. If it were, we would have the same story. But he has his, and I have mine.


The Fireman Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780062200648
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Published: William Morrow & Company - January 3rd, 2017

From the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of NOS4A2 and Heart-Shaped Box comes a chilling novel about a worldwide pandemic of spontaneous combustion that threatens to reduce civilization to ashes and a band of improbable heroes who battle to save it, led by one powerful and enigmatic man known as the Fireman.


The Widow Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101990476
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Published: Berkley Books - January 17th, 2017

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

An NPR Best Book of 2016
One of The Wall Street Journal's 5 "Killer Books" of the Year
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year


Silver Bullets Cover Image
By Elmer Mendoza, Mark Fried (Translator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781681446134
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Published: Maclehose Press Quercus - January 17th, 2017

It's just another day at the office for Detective Edgar "Lefty" Mendieta: abandoned by the woman he loves, demoralized by his city's (nad his nation's) ubiquitous corruption, and in dire need of some psychotherapy. Against this backdrop, he catches the case of Bruno Canizales, a high-powered lawyer with a double life, who was killed by a single silver bullet.


Batman, Volume 1: I Am Gotham (Rebirth) Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781401267773
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Published: DC Comics - January 17th, 2017

A new era for the Dark Knight begins here in BATMAN VOL. 1: I AM GOTHAM, part of the most critically acclaimed, best-selling, all-new line of volume one graphic novels, DC Universe Rebirth
He is Gotham City's hero, its Dark Knight, its greatest protector. He is Batman. And he is not alone.


How to Be a Tudor: A Dawn-To-Dusk Guide to Tudor Life Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9781631492532
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - January 17th, 2017

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.


In a Different Key: The Story of Autism Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780307985705
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Published: Broadway Books - January 17th, 2017

An extraordinary narrative history of autism: the riveting story of parents fighting for their children 's civil rights; of doctors struggling to define autism; of ingenuity, self-advocacy, and profound social change


Delusions of Grammar: The Worst of the Worst Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9781250121516
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 17th, 2017

MORE missspellings MORE badder grammar MORE than 350 photos of laugh-out-loud funny signs from the creator of the smash-hit books (and Facebook groups) I Judge You When You Use Poor Grammar and More Badder Grammar here together for the first time in one awesome bind-up.


What We Do Now: Standing Up for Your Values in Trump's America Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781612196596
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Published: Melville House Publishing - January 3rd, 2017

The election of Donald Trump to be the 45th President of the United States of America shocked and dismayed progressives across the country. What We Do Now, a collection of passionate manifestos by some of the country's leading progressives, aims to provide a blueprint for how those stunned progressives can move forward.


Carve the Mark Cover Image
$18.39
ISBN: 9780062348630
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 17th, 2017

Fans of Star Wars and Divergent will revel in internationally bestselling author Veronica Roth's stunning new science-fiction fantasy series.


House of Robots: Robot Revolution Cover Image
$11.19
ISBN: 9780316349581
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Published: Jimmy Patterson - January 16th, 2017

Robots on strike Sammy's underappreciated mechanical helpers are causing chaos in book 3 of the bestselling House of Robots series.


Bad Luck Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9780316320443
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 17th, 2017

The plot thickens in this New York Times-bestselling sequel to Bad Magic--now in paperback
Some people have all the luck.


A Greyhound, a Groundhog Cover Image
By Emily Jenkins, Chris Appelhans (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780553498059
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Published: Schwartz & Wade Books - January 3rd, 2017

"This delightful story is a feast for the eyes and ears, and it will hold up well to repeated demands from eager young listeners." Kirkus, starred review

From a heavyweight author and illustrator duo comes a delicious tongue twister of a picture book that features a little round greyhound and a little round groundhog.


Truck Stuck Cover Image
By Sallie Wolf, Andy Robert Davies (Illustrator)
$6.39
ISBN: 9781580897815
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Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - January 17th, 2017

Move that truck
When a truck gets stuck under a bridge, it causes a terrible traffic jam that soon turns into a block party. When attempts to remove the truck fail, two kids, some balloons, and a dog save the day.
Sparse text, energetic rhyme, and clever illustrations bring depth to this simple tale.


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