New Arrivals 10/17/17

Monograph by Chris Ware Cover Image
By Chris Ware, Ira Glass (Preface by), Francoise Mouly (Introduction by)
$60.00
ISBN: 9780847860883
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Published: Rizzoli International Publications - October 17th, 2017

A flabbergasting experiment in publishing hubris, Monograph charts the art and literary world's increasing tolerance for the language of the empathetic doodle directly through the work of one of its most esthetically constipated practitioners.


Uncommon Type: Some Stories Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9781101946152
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - October 17th, 2017

A collection of seventeen wonderful short stories showing that two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks is as talented a writer as he is an actor.


Leonardo Da Vinci Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781501139154
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 17th, 2017

The #1 New York Times bestseller

"A powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life...a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it." --The New Yorker

"Vigorous, insightful." --The Washington Post

"A masterpiece." --San Francisco Chronicle

"Luminous." --The Daily Beast


Trump Is F*cking Crazy: (This Is Not a Joke) Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780525533863
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Published: Blue Rider Press - October 17th, 2017

Witty, acerbic, hard-hitting, and timely, Keith Olbermann's Donald Trump commentaries come adapted from his hit GQ series The Resistance.


Human Acts Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781101906743
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Published: Hogarth Press - October 17th, 2017

Amazon, 100 Best Books of 2017
The Atlantic, "The Best Books We Read in 2017"
San Francisco Chronicle, "Best of 2017: 100 Recommended Books"
NPR Book Concierge, 2017's Great Reads
Library Journal, "Best Books of 2017"
Huffington Post, "Best Fiction Books of 2017"


Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780374537197
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Published: Farrar Straus and Giroux - October 17th, 2017

Named a Top Ten Science Book of Fall 2016 by Publishers Weekly


Beyond Earth: Our Path to a New Home in the Planets Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780804172424
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Published: Vintage - October 17th, 2017

We are at the cusp of a golden age in space science, as increasingly more entrepreneurs--Elon Musk, Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos--are seduced by the commercial potential of human access to space.


Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781338267105
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - October 20th, 2017

A fun and informative guide to all you could ever wish to know.


Dork Diaries 12: Tales from a Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe Cover Image
$11.19
ISBN: 9781534405608
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - October 17th, 2017

Nikki Maxwell's adventures continue in the twelfth installment in the blockbuster #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series


The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage (Book of Dust, Volume 1) Cover Image
$18.39
ISBN: 9780375815300
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 19th, 2017

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Too few things in our world are worth a seventeen year wait: The Book of Dust is one of them." --The Washington Post


My Journey to the Stars Cover Image
By Scott Kelly, Andre Ceolin (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781524763770
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2017

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly was the first to spend an entire year in space Discover his awe-inspiring journey in this fascinating picture book memoir (the perfect companion to his adult book Endurance) that takes readers from Scott's childhood as an average student to his record-breaking year among the stars.


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Turtles All the Way Down (Signed Edition) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780525555384
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017

This is a signed edition. Limited quantities available.

"A wrenching and revelatory novel." - The New York Times

"Green finds the language to describe the indescribable. . . . A must-read for those struggling with mental illness, or for their friends and family." --San Francisco Chronicle


Devotions: The Selected Poems of Mary Oliver Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780399563249
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Published: Penguin Press - October 10th, 2017

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver presents a personal selection of her best work in this definitive collection spanning more than five decades of her esteemed literary career.


Children of the Fleet Cover Image
$20.79
ISBN: 9780765377043
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Published: Tom Doherty Associates - October 10th, 2017

From Orson Scott Card, award-winning and bestselling author of Ender's Game, his first solo Enderverse novel in years.

Children of the Fleet is a new angle on Card's bestselling series, telling the story of the Fleet in space, parallel to the story on Earth told in the Ender's Shadow series.


The Rules of Magic Cover Image
$22.39
ISBN: 9781501137471
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 10th, 2017

**INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER**

**REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICK**

From beloved author Alice Hoffman comes the spellbinding prequel to her bestseller, Practical Magic.

Find your magic.

For the Owens family, love is a curse that began in 1620, when Maria Owens was charged with witchery for loving the wrong man.


Beyond the Messy Truth: How We Came Apart, How We Come Together Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780399180026
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 10th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A passionate manifesto that exposes hypocrisy on both sides of the political divide and points a way out of the tribalism that is tearing America apart--by the CNN political contributor and host hailed as "a star of the 2016 campaign" (The New York Times) who coined the term "whitelash"


Grant Cover Image
$31.99
ISBN: 9781594204876
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Published: Penguin Press - October 10th, 2017

The #1 New York Times bestseller.

Named one of the 10 Best Books of 2017 by The New York Times Book Review.

Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.


Waiting for the Punch: Words to Live by from the Wtf Podcast Cover Image
By Marc Maron, John Oliver (Foreword by)
$22.39
ISBN: 9781250088888
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 10th, 2017

"Public figures as you rarely if ever hear them: strikingly personal, surprisingly open, and profoundly emotional."
-- Entertainment Weekly


The Mothers Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780399184529
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 10th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Ferociously moving ... despite Bennett's thrumming plot, despite the snap of her pacing, it's the always deepening complexity of her characters that provides the book's urgency." -The New York Times Book Review


Ferocity Cover Image
By Nicola Lagioia, Antony Shugaar (Translator)
$14.40
ISBN: 9781609453817
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Published: Europa Editions - October 10th, 2017

Winner of the 2015 Strega Prize, Italy's preeminent prize for fiction

Ferocity is at once an intimate family saga and a cinematic portrait of the moral and political corruption of an entire society. It is an ambitious, stylish work by one of Italy's foremost novelists.


The Daily Show (the Book): An Oral History as Told by Jon Stewart, the Correspondents, Staff and Guests Cover Image
By Jon Stewart (Foreword by), Chris Smith
$15.19
ISBN: 9781455565368
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 10th, 2017

For almost seventeen years, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart brilliantly redefined the borders between television comedy, political satire, and opinionated news coverage. It launched the careers of some of today's most significant comedians, highlighted the hypocrisies of the powerful, and garnered 23 Emmys.


The Pope of Physics: Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781250143792
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Published: Picador USA - October 10th, 2017

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice

Named a Best Book of the Year by Bloomberg (Chosen by Philip Tetlock), Booklist's Top 10 Science Books of the Year, and Shortlisted for Physics World's Book of the Year


Never Say Die Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781524739300
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Published: Philomel Books - October 10th, 2017

The world's greatest teen spy is back in action in a thrilling new mission: destroy once and for all the terrorist organization SCORPIA. Americans may have purchased more than 6 million copies of Alex's adventures, but now, more than ever, we all need his heroics.


The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780763677541
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - October 10th, 2017

This is a story about a duck and mouse who get swallowed by a wolf, and then decide to live in his belly.

Early one morning a mouse met a wolf
and was quickly gobbled up.


Coco: Miguel and the Grand Harmony Cover Image
By Matt De La Pena, Ana Ramirez (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781484781494
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Published: Disney Press - October 10th, 2017

This jacketed picture book pairs Newbery Winner Matt de la Pe a and Pixar artist Ana Ram rez with the highly anticipated Pixar Studios film, Coco. Featuring a beautiful original story based on the characters of the film, as well as vibrant stylized artwork, this title is sure to appeal to readers of all ages.


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