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 Press - 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
By Matt Taibbi, Victor Juhasz (Illustrator)
$20.80
ISBN: 9780399592461
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - January 17th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - 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
By Tom King, David Finch (Illustrator), Mikel Janin (Illustrator)
$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
By Dennis Johnson (Editor), Valerie Merians (Editor)
$12.79
ISBN: 9781612196596
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Published: Melville House Publishing - January 3rd, 2017

The National Bestseller


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

"But what Emily Jenkins and Chris Appelhans' lyrical collaboration is really about is the intoxicating thrill of friendship, and boundless joy of play..." -The New York Times

A "merry read-aloud." -The Wall Street Journal


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.


New Arrivals 1/10/17

Difficult Women Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780802125392
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Published: Grove Press - January 3rd, 2017

Award-winning author and powerhouse talent Roxane Gay burst onto the scene with An Untamed State and the New York Times bestselling essay collection Bad Feminist (Harper Perennial). Gay returns with Difficult Women, a collection of stories of rare force and beauty, of hardscrabble lives, passionate loves, and quirky and vexed human connection.


The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781455540006
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 3rd, 2017

The #1 New York Times bestseller A five-hundred-year-old legend. An ancient curse. A stunning medical mystery. And a pioneering journey into the unknown heart of the world's densest jungle.


The Sleepwalker Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9780385538916
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Published: Doubleday Books - January 10th, 2017

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Guest Room comes a spine-tingling novel of lies, loss, and buried desire--the mesmerizing story of a wife and mother who vanishes from her bed late one night.


Lucky Boy Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9781101982242
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - January 10th, 2017

A gripping tale of adventure and searing reality, Lucky Boy gives voice to two mothers bound together by their love for one lucky boy.
"Sekaran has written a page-turner that's touching and all too real." --People


Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9780393248968
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 10th, 2017

Did you know you can unveil the secrets of our universe using your toaster? Have you ever wondered how water travels from the roots of a redwood tree to its crown, how ducks keep their feet warm when walking on ice, or why milk, when added to tea, looks like billowing storm clouds?


The Telomere Effect: A Revolutionary Approach to Living Younger, Healthier, Longer Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781455587971
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 3rd, 2017

The New York Times bestselling book coauthored by the Nobel Prize winner who discovered telomerase and telomeres' role in the aging process and the health psychologist who has done original research into how specific lifestyle and psychological habits can protect telomeres, slowing disease and improving life.


The Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life That Matters Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780553419993
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - January 10th, 2017

In a culture obsessed with happiness, this wise, stirring book points the way toward a richer, more satisfying life.


The Cyclist Who Went Out in the Cold: Adventures Riding the Iron Curtain Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9781681772998
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Published: Pegasus Books - January 10th, 2017

Not content with tackling the Italian Alps or the route of the Tour de France, Tim Moore sets out to scale a new peak of rash over-ambition: 6,000 mile route of the old Iron Curtain on a tiny-wheeled, two-geared East German shopping bike.


Arcadia Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781101970836
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Published: Vintage - January 10th, 2017

From the author of the international best seller An Instance of the Fingerpost, Arcadia is an astonishing work of imagination.


The Travelers Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780385348508
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Published: Broadway Books - January 10th, 2017

A pulse-racing international thriller from the New York Times bestselling author of The Expats and The Accident
It's 3:00am. Do you know where your husband is?


Black Presidency: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9780544811805
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Published: Mariner Books - January 10th, 2017

A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice

"A brilliant and complicated portrait of a brilliant and complicated president."--Salon


Maresi Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9781419722691
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Published: Amulet Books - January 3rd, 2017

Only women and girls are allowed in the Red Abbey, a haven from abuse and oppression. Maresi, a thirteen-year-old novice there, arrived in the hunger winter and now lives a happy life in the Abbey, protected by the Mother and reveling in the vast library in the House of Knowledge, her favorite place. Into this idyllic existence comes Jai, a girl with a dark past.


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The Matchstick Castle Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781101996225
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 10th, 2017

A wild and whimsical adventure story, perfect for fans of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Brian can think of a few places he'd rather spend his summer than with his aunt and uncle in Boring, Illinois. Jail, for example. Or an earplug factory. Anything would be better than doing summer school on a computer while his scientist dad is stationed at the South Pole.


The Story of the Betrothed Cover Image
By Umberto Eco, Stephen Sartarelli (Translator), Marcoi Lorenzetti (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781782690221
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Published: Pushkin Children's Books - January 3rd, 2017

"This marriage is not supposed to happen."


Classic Collector's Handbook: An Official Guide to the First 151 Pokemon (Pokemon) Cover Image
$7.19
ISBN: 9781338158236
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - December 27th, 2016

If you want to be a great Pokemon Go Trainer, you've got to get this classic collector's guide to the original 151 Pokemon Check out what's inside...
* Stats and facts on Pokemon from Bulbasaur to Mewtwo
* A bonus poster featuring all 151 Pokemon
* Insider info on moves, type, and Evolution
...and much, much more. It's your essential guide to the world of Pokemon Go


I Am Jim Henson Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780525428503
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Published: Dial Books - January 10th, 2017

We can all be heroes. That's the inspiring message of this New York Times bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer. This volume focuses on Jim Henson, the creator of the Muppets and Sesame Street.


Pathfinders: The Journeys of 16 Extraordinary Black Souls Cover Image
$19.96
ISBN: 9781419714559
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - January 3rd, 2017

Over the centuries, untold numbers of black men and women in America have achieved great things against the odds. Pathfinders is a collective biography of sixteen diverse American men and women of African descent who made their mark on American history in the 18th to 20th centuries.


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