New Arrivals 2/7/17

Universal Harvester Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780374282103
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 7th, 2017

Life in a small town takes a dark turn when mysterious footage begins appearing on VHS cassettes at the local Video Hut


Autumn Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781101870730
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Published: Pantheon Books - February 7th, 2017

Autumn. Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. That's what it felt like for Keats in 1819. How about Autumn 2016? Daniel is a century old. Elisabeth, born in 1984, has her eye on the future. The United Kingdom is in pieces, divided by a historic, once-in-a-generation summer. Love is won, love is lost. Hope is hand-in-hand with hopelessness. The seasons roll round, as ever.


Pachinko Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9781455563937
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 7th, 2017

National Bestseller


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Swimming Lessons Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9781941040515
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Published: Tin House Books - February 7th, 2017

  • Elle's Most Anticipated Books by Women
  • A Most Anticipated Book at Buzzfeed, Goodreads, NYLON, Bustle, and Reader's Digest
From the author of the award-winning and word-of-mouth sensationOur Endless Numbered Days comes an exhilarating literary mystery that will keep readers guessing until the final page.


Norse Mythology Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9780393609097
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 7th, 2017

Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he turns his attention back to the source, presenting a bravura rendition of the great northern tales.


The Book of Hygge: The Danish Art of Contentment, Comfort, and Connection Cover Image
$17.60
ISBN: 9780735214095
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Published: Plume Books - February 7th, 2017

-The most poetic of the hygge books]; I found myself repeatedly returning to its list-like incantation of hyggeligt habits.- --Louisa Kamps, ELLE


Black History in Its Own Words Cover Image
By Ron Wimberly, Ron Wimberly (Artist)
$13.59
ISBN: 9781534301535
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Published: Image Comics - February 14th, 2017

A look at Black History framed by those who made it.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH IN ITS OWN WORDS presents quotes of dozens of black luminaries with portraits & illustrations by Ronald Wimberly. Featuring the memorable words and depictions of Angela Davis, Jean-Michael Basquiat, Kanye West, Zadie Smith, Ice Cube, Dave Chappelle, James Baldwin, Spike Lee and more.


From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9780393242072
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 7th, 2017

How did we come to have minds?


See Red Women's Workshop: Feminist Posters 1974-1990 Cover Image
By Sheila Rowbotham (Foreword by), Prudence Stevenson (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Susan MacKie (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$31.95
ISBN: 9781909829077
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Published: Four Corners Books - February 28th, 2017

"Girls are powerful": the '70s feminist posters of See Red Women's Workshop


Britt-Marie Was Here Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781501142543
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Published: Washington Square Press - February 7th, 2017

The New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove and My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry "returns with this heartwarming story about a woman rediscovering herself after a personal crisis...fans of Backman will find another winner in these pages" (Publishers Weekly).


A Perfect Machine Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9780857666307
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Published: Angry Robot - February 7th, 2017

Henry Kyllo is a Runner, a member of a secret society called the Inferne Cutis. Every day he is chased through the city by Hunters whose goal is to fill him with bullets. It is a secret war steeped in history, tradition, and mutual fear.

Rumours abound about what happens when a Runner achieves ascension, but it has supposedly never happened before, so no one knows for sure.


Limbo Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9781473212473
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Published: Gollancz - February 7th, 2017

In the aftermath of an atomic war, a new international movement of pacifism has arisen. Multitudes of young men have chosen to curb their aggressive instincts through voluntary amputation - disarmament in its most literal sense.


Wilson Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9781770462441
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Published: Drawn & Quarterly - February 7th, 2017

Now a feature film with Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern""
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"A new paperback edition of the modern classic timed to the release of the Alexander Payne" "produced film version. "


A Few of the Girls: Stories Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9781101971666
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Published: Anchor Books - February 7th, 2017

A Few of the Girls brings together, for the first time, thirty-six of Maeve's very best stories--some published in magazines, others written for friends as gifts, many for charity benefits, all of them filled with her trademark warmth, wisdom, and humor.


The Throwback Special Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9780393353785
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 7th, 2017

Here is the absorbing story of twenty-two men who gather every fall to painstakingly reenact what ESPN called "the most shocking play in NFL history" and the Washington Redskins dubbed the "Throwback Special" the November 1985 play in which the Redskins' Joe Theismann had his leg horribly broken by Lawrence Taylor of the New York Giants live on Monday Night Football.


Black Deutschland Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781250117977
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Published: Picador USA - February 7th, 2017

Jed--young, gay, black, out of rehab and out of prospects in his hometown of Chicago--flees to the city of his fantasies, a museum of modernism and decadence: Berlin. The paradise that tyranny created, the subsidized city isolated behind the Berlin Wall, is where he's chosen to become the figure that he so admires, the black American expatriate.


Furiously Happy: A Funny Book about Horrible Things Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781250077028
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 7th, 2017

#1 New York Times Bestseller

In Furiously Happy, a humor memoir tinged with just enough tragedy and pathos to make it worthwhile, Jenny Lawson examines her own experience with severe depression and a host of other conditions, and explains how it has led her to live life to the fullest:


In Other Words Cover Image
By Jhumpa Lahiri, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101911464
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Published: Vintage - February 7th, 2017

National Best Seller


Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think about Art, Pleasure, Beauty, and Truth Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780143109976
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Published: Penguin Books - February 7th, 2017

The New York Times film critic shows why we need criticism now more than ever


A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy Cover Image
By Sue Klebold, Andrew Solomon (Introduction by)
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101902776
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Published: Broadway Books - February 7th, 2017

Now available in trade paperback, the acclaimed national bestseller by Sue Klebold about living in the aftermath of Columbine.
With a new preface from the author.


The Castle in the Mist Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780399546983
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Published: Philomel Books - February 7th, 2017

In the tradition of Edward Eager and E.L. Konigsburg, a novel about the excitement--and the dangers--of wishing.


Mary Poppins Up, Up and Away Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780500651049
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Published: Thames & Hudson - January 31st, 2017

Mary Poppins is perhaps the most beloved nanny of the page and screen, and this charming storybook with ornate, laser-cut pages and delicate illustrations, pays homage to her preferred mode of transport.


Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780763691004
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - February 7th, 2017

A 2016 YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Finalist

National Book Award winner M. T. Anderson delivers a brilliant and riveting account of the Siege of Leningrad and the role played by Russian composer Shostakovich and his Leningrad Symphony.


The Heart of Everything That Is: Young Readers Edition Cover Image
By Bob Drury, Tom Clavin, Kate Waters (Adapted by)
$13.59
ISBN: 9781481464604
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - February 7th, 2017

From bestselling authors Bob Drury and Tom Clavin comes the epic, untold story one of the most powerful Sioux warriors of all time, Red Cloud--now adapted for a younger audience
"I have but a small spot of land left. The Great Spirit told me to keep it." --Red Cloud


100 Women Who Made History Cover Image
By DK
$13.59
ISBN: 9781465456885
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - February 7th, 2017

There are many ladies in history who have left their mark. 100 Women Who Made History takes kids on a tour of the past and uncovers the stories of the women and girls who have shaped the modern world.


New Arrivals 1/31/17

4 3 2 1 Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781627794466
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 31st, 2017

Paul Auster's greatest, most heartbreaking and satisfying novel a sweeping and surprising story of birthright and possibility, of love and of life itself: a masterpiece.


Behind Her Eyes: A Suspenseful Psychological Thriller Cover Image
$20.79
ISBN: 9781250111173
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 31st, 2017

Why is everyone talking about the ending of Sarah Pinborough's Behind Her Eyes?

Louise is a single mom, a secretary, stuck in a modern-day rut. On a rare night out, she meets a man in a bar and sparks fly. Though he leaves after they kiss, she's thrilled she finally connected with someone.


The Evenings: A Winter's Tale Cover Image
By Gerard Reve, Sam Garrett (Translator)
$17.60
ISBN: 9781782271789
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Published: Pushkin Press - January 31st, 2017

THE FIRST ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF A POSTWAR MASTERPIECE
'I work in an office. I take cards out of a file. Once I have taken them out, I put them back in again. That is it.'


F*ck Love: One Shrink's Sensible Advice for Finding a Lasting Relationship Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781501140563
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Published: Touchstone Books - January 31st, 2017

From the brilliant New York Times bestselling authors of the "refreshingly blunt" (Harper's Bazaar) F*ck Feelings--this seriously irreverent roadmap reveals the essentials to look for when you're done being suckered by the promise of true love and want help seeking a real, lasting relationship.


Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780812997231
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - January 31st, 2017

Trayvon Martin's parents take readers beyond the news cycle with an account only they could give: the intimate story of a tragically foreshortened life and the rise of a movement.


The Blood of Emmett Till Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9781476714844
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 31st, 2017

This extraordinary New York Times bestseller reexamines a pivotal event of the civil rights movement--the 1955 lynching of Emmett Till--"and demands that we do the one vital thing we aren't often enough asked to do with history: learn from it" (The Atlantic).


A Big Bang in a Little Room: The Quest to Create New Universes Cover Image
$22.39
ISBN: 9780465065912
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Published: Basic Books - February 14th, 2017

An award-winning science writer takes us into the lab to answer some of life's biggest questions: How was the universe created? And could we create our own?


At the Edge of the Orchard Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780143110972
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Published: Penguin Books - January 31st, 2017

-With impeccable research and flawless prose, Chevalier perfectly conjures the grandeur of the pristine Wild West . . . and the everyday adventurers--male and female--who were bold enough or foolish enough to be drawn to the unknown. She crafts for us an excellent experience.-
--USA Today


Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison Cover Image
$11.20
ISBN: 9781101907313
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Published: Convergent Books - January 31st, 2017

New York Times bestseller from member of Oprah's Super Soul 100 - one of World Economic Forum's -Most Recommended Books of 2016-
Now in paperback, the harrowing, * inspiring**, and unforgettable+ memoir of redemption and second chances amidst America's mass incarceration epidemic.


Caraval Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9781250095251
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 31st, 2017

Welcome, welcome to Caraval Stephanie Garber's sweeping tale of two sisters who escape their ruthless father when they enter the dangerous intrigue of a legendary game.


P.S. I Still Love You Cover Image
$8.79
ISBN: 9781442426740
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - January 31st, 2017

Given the way love turned her heart in the New York Times bestselling To All The Boys I've Loved Before, which School Library Journal called a "lovely, lighthearted romance," it's no surprise that Laura Jean still has letters to write.
Lara Jean didn't expect to really fall for Peter.


Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case Cover Image
$17.59
ISBN: 9781452125909
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Published: Chronicle Books - January 31st, 2017

From acclaimed author Patricia Hruby Powell comes the story of a landmark civil rights case, told in spare and gorgeous verse. In 1955, in Caroline County, Virginia, amidst segregation and prejudice, injustice and cruelty, two teenagers fell in love. Their life together broke the law, but their determination would change it.


Short Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780399186219
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Published: Dial Books - January 31st, 2017

In this heartwarming and funny middle-grade novel by the New York Times bestselling author of Counting by 7s, Julia grows into herself while playing a Munchkin in The Wizard of Oz


Me and Marvin Gardens Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780545870740
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - January 31st, 2017

The first middle-grade novel from Printz Honor-winning author Amy Sarig (A. S.) King is a boy-meets-animal story like no other, and has earned three starred reviews


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