New Arrivals 4/18/17

The Stars Are Fire Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9780385350907
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - April 18th, 2017

From the New York Times best-selling author of The Weight of Water and The Pilot's Wife (an Oprah's Book Club selection): an exquisitely suspenseful new novel about an extraordinary young woman tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating aftermath--based on the true story of the largest fire in Maine's history


The Fix Cover Image
$23.20
ISBN: 9781455586561
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 18th, 2017

THE NEW MEMORY MAN NOVEL
Amos Decker witnesses a murder just outside FBI headquarters. A man shoots a woman execution-style on a crowded sidewalk, then turns the gun on himself.


You Are a Badass at Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780735222977
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Published: Viking - April 18th, 2017

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of You Are a Badass, a life-changing guide to making the kind of money you've only ever dreamed of


This Fight Is Our Fight: The Battle to Save America's Middle Class Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781250120618
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Published: Metropolitan Books - April 18th, 2017

The fiery U.S.


The Death Gap: How Inequality Kills Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780226428154
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Published: University of Chicago Press - April 21st, 2017

We hear plenty about the widening income gap between the rich and the poor in America and about the expanding distance separating the haves and the have-nots. But when detailing the many things that the poor have not, we often overlook the most critical--their health. The poor die sooner. Blacks die sooner. And poor urban blacks die sooner than almost all other Americans.


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Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9780385534246
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Published: Doubleday Books - April 18th, 2017

"THE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR SO FAR"--Entertainment Weekly
From New Yorker staff writer David Grann, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Lost City of Z, a twisting, haunting true-life murder mystery about one of the most monstrous crimes in American history


The Case for Impeachment Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062696823
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Published: Dey Street Books - April 18th, 2017

"Liberal catnip" - Joe Scarborough, Morning Joe

"It is still striking to see the full argument unfold and realize that you don't have to be a zealot to imagine some version of it happening...Lies. Abuse of power. Treason. Crimes against humanity. Martial law. Lichtman throws everything Trump's way.." --Washington Post


Note to Self Cover Image
$19.20
ISBN: 9781501158018
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Published: Atria Books - April 18th, 2017

In his New York Times bestselling memoir, A Work in Progress, Connor Franta shared his journey from small-town Midwestern boy to full-fledged Internet sensation. Exploring his past with humor and astounding insight, Connor reminded his fans of why they first fell in love with him on YouTube--and revealed to newcomers how he relates to his millions of dedicated followers.


The Chicago Tribune Book of the Chicago Cubs: A Decade-By-Decade History Cover Image
By Chicago Tribune, Dan McGrath (Introduction by), Joe Knowles (Foreword by)
$27.99
ISBN: 9781572842175
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Published: Agate Midway - April 4th, 2017

The Chicago Tribune Book of the Chicago Cubs is a decade-by-decade look at one of baseball's most beloved if hard-luck teams, starting with the franchise's beginnings in 1876 as the Chicago White Stockings and ending with the triumphant 2016 World Series championship.


The Girl of His Dreams: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780802126917
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Published: Grove Press - April 11th, 2017

When a friend of Commissario Guido Brunetti's brother, a priest recently returned from years of missionary work in Africa, calls on him with a request, Brunetti suspects the man has hidden motives. An American-style Christian group has begun meeting in private homes in the city, and it's possible the priest is merely wary of the competition.


Eligible Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780812980349
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Published: Random House Trade - April 18th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Wonderfully tender and hilariously funny, Eligible tackles gender, class, courtship, and family as Curtis Sittenfeld reaffirms herself as one of the most dazzling authors writing today.
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR AND THE TIMES (UK)


My Struggle, Book 5: Some Rain Must Fall Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780374534189
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 18th, 2017

The fifth installment in the eagerly awaited, internationally celebrated "My Struggle" series


The Angry Therapist: A No Bs Guide to Finding and Living Your Own Truth Cover Image
$11.96
ISBN: 9781941529614
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Published: Parallax Press - April 18th, 2017

Tackling relationships, career, and family issues, John Kim, LMFT, thinks of himself as a life-style designer, not a therapist. His radical new approach, that he sometimes calls "self-help in a shot glass" is easy, real, and to the point. He helps people make changes to their lives so that personal growth happens organically, just by living.


Grendel's Guide to Love and War Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780399555541
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - April 18th, 2017

The Perks of Being a Wallflower meets Revenge of the Nerds in this tale of a teen misfit who seeks to take down the bro next door, but ends up falling for his enemy's sister and uncovering difficult truths about his family in the process.


Bang Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780316315500
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 18th, 2017

"Fans of 13 Reasons Why will find a lot to like in Lyga's latest." --Entertainment Weekly
This is Where it Ends, Hate List, and Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock readers will appreciate this heartbreaking novel about living with your worst mistake from New York Times bestselling author Barry Lyga.


The Book of Mistakes Cover Image
By Corinna Luyken, Corinna Luyken (Illustrator)
$15.19
ISBN: 9780735227927
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Published: Dial Books - April 18th, 2017

Zoom meets Beautiful Oops in this memorable picture book debut about the creative process, and the way in which "mistakes" can blossom into inspiration

One eye was bigger than the other. That was a mistake.
The weird frog-cat-cow thing? It made an excellent bush.


Wordplay: Toon Level 1 Cover Image
$10.36
ISBN: 9781943145171
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Published: Toon Books - May 2nd, 2017

Go "outside," "elsewhere," and down the "rabbit hole" with this hilarious introduction to compound words. Young readers will fall in love with the English language as they watch star cartoonist Ivan Brunetti put his sly spin on vocabulary. The lesson here? Even "homework" is fun when you let yourself play with the words.


New Arrivals 4/11/17

The Shadow Land Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780345527868
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Published: Ballantine Books - April 11th, 2017

From the #1 bestselling author of The Historian comes a mesmerizing novel that spans the past and the present--and unearths the troubled history of a gorgeous but haunted country.


The Horse Dancer Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780143130628
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Published: Penguin Books - April 11th, 2017

A quintessential Jojo Moyes novel about a lost girl and her horse, the enduring strength of friendship, and how even the smallest choices can change everything


My Cubs: A Love Story Cover Image
$18.40
ISBN: 9780735218031
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Published: Blue Rider Press - April 11th, 2017

NPR's Scott Simon's personal, heartfelt reflections on his beloved Chicago Cubs, replete with club lore, memorable anecdotes, frenetic fandom and wise and adoring intimacy that have made the world champion Cubbies baseball's most tortured--and now triumphant--franchise.


Hourglass: Time, Memory, Marriage Cover Image
$18.36
ISBN: 9780451494481
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - April 11th, 2017

The best-selling novelist and memoirist delivers her most intimate and powerful work: a piercing, life-affirming memoir about marriage and memory, about the frailty and elasticity of our most essential bonds, and about the accretion, over time, of both sorrow and love.


The Great Unknown: Seven Journeys to the Frontiers of Science Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780735221802
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Published: Viking - April 11th, 2017

"Brilliant and fascinating. No one is better at making the recondite accessible and exciting." --Bill Bryson
A captivating journey to the outer reaches of human knowledge


Ugly Prey: An Innocent Woman and the Death Sentence That Scandalized Jazz Age Chicago Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9781613736968
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Published: Chicago Review Press - May 2017

An Italian immigrant who spoke little English and struggled to scrape together a living on her primitive family farm outside Chicago, Sabella Nitti was arrested in 1923 for the murder of her missing husband. Within two months, she was found guilty and became the first woman ever sentenced to hang in Chicago.


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The Regional Office Is Under Attack! Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780399573217
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 11th, 2017

Read it " --Jess Walter, New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Ruins
" R]ollicking good fun." --New York Times Book Review
"A tour-de-force." --Laura Miller, Slate


All the Birds in the Sky Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9780765379955
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Published: Tor Books - April 11th, 2017

From the editor-in-chief of io9.com, a stunning novel about the end of the world--and the beginning of our future


Larose Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9780062277039
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Published: Harper Perennial - April 11th, 2017

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction

Finalist for the 2017 PEN Faulkner Award


I Almost Forgot about You Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101902592
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Published: Broadway Books - April 11th, 2017

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Waiting To Exhale is back with the inspiring story of a woman who shakes things up in her life to find greater meaning


The Woman in Cabin 10 Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781501132957
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - April 11th, 2017

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER
FROM THE AUTHOR OF IN A DARK, DARK WOOD
Featured in TheSkimm
An Entertainment Weekly "Summer Must List" Pick
A New York Post "Summer Must-Read" Pick
Included in Summer Book Guides from Bustle, Oprah.com, PureWow, and USA TODAY


The Genius of Birds Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780399563126
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Published: Penguin Books - April 11th, 2017

Birds are astonishingly intelligent creatures. According to revolutionary new research, some birds rival primates and even humans in their remarkable forms of intelligence.


Kick Kennedy: The Charmed Life and Tragic Death of the Favorite Kennedy Daughter Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781250115935
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Published: Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin - April 11th, 2017

Kathleen Kick Kennedy was the incandescent life-force of the Kennedy family. The daughter of the American ambassador to the Court of St. James's, Kick swept into Britain's aristocracy like a fresh wind on a sweltering summer day. Kick was the girl whom all the boys fell in love with, the girl who remained painfully out of reach for most of them.


My Father, the Pornographer: A Memoir Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781501112478
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Published: Washington Square Press - April 11th, 2017

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR


Alex and Eliza: A Love Story Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781524739621
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - April 11th, 2017

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Witches of East End and the Descendants series comes the love story of young Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler.

1777. Albany, New York.


Lucky Broken Girl Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780399546440
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - April 11th, 2017

"A book for anyone mending from childhood wounds."--Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street


Lumberjanes Sink or Swim: Vol.6 Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781608869541
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Published: Boom Box - April 11th, 2017

A crazy storm is coming and the Lumberjanes have to help their counselor Seafarin' Karen get her boat back from some renegade selkies.
Knot On Your Life


Feminist Baby Cover Image
By Loryn Brantz, Loryn Brantz (Illustrator)
$10.39
ISBN: 9781484778586
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - April 11th, 2017

Feminist Baby likes pink and blue.
Sometimes she'll throw up on you
Feminist Baby chooses what to wear
and if you don't like it she doesn't care
Meet the irrepressible Feminist Baby in this refreshing, clever board book about a girl who's not afraid to do her own thing, and wants to make as much noise as possible along the way


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