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


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

An award-winning science writer tours the globe to reveal what makes birds capable of such extraordinary feats of mental prowess


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
By Shannon Watters, Noelle Stevenson (Created by), Grace Ellis (Created by)
$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


New Arrivals 4/4/17

My Italian Bulldozer Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9781101871393
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Published: Pantheon Books - April 4th, 2017

The best-selling author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series returns with an irresistible new novel about one man's adventures in the Italian countryside.


Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780735213586
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 4th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller

"Anne Lamott is my Oprah." --Chicago Tribune

From the author of Help, Thanks, Wow and Bird by Bird, a powerful exploration of mercy and how we can embrace it.


All the Light We Cannot See Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781501173219
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Published: Scribner Book Company - April 4th, 2017

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, a New York Times Book Review Top Ten Book, National Book Award finalist, more than two and a half years on the New York Times bestseller list


The Excellent Lombards Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781455564200
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 4th, 2017

"This is the book Jane Hamilton was born to write... it is] magnificent." - Ann Patchett, New York Times bestselling author of Commonwealth
"Everything you could ask for in a coming-of-age novel-- funny, insightful, observant, saturated with hope and melancholy." - Tom Perotta, author of Little Children and The Leftovers


Sweetbitter Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101911860
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Published: Vintage - April 4th, 2017

INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"Brilliantly written. . . . Outstanding."--The New York Times Book Review


The Nest Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062414229
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Published: Ecco Press - April 4th, 2017

A warm, funny and acutely perceptive debut novel about four adult siblings and the fate of the shared inheritance that has shaped their choices and their lives.


White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780143129677
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Published: Penguin Books - April 4th, 2017


The New York Times Bestseller, with a new preface from the author

"This estimable book rides into the summer doldrums like rural electrification. . . . It deals in the truths that matter."--Dwight Garner, The New York Times


The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781250118332
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Published: Picador USA - April 4th, 2017

Mayors Richard M. Daley and Rahm Emanuel have touted and promoted Chicago as a "world class city." The skyscrapers kissing the clouds, the billion-dollar Millennium Park, Michelin-rated restaurants, pristine lake views, fabulous shopping, vibrant theater scene, downtown flower beds and stellar architecture tell one story.


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Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780393353662
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 4th, 2017

What separates your mind from an animal's? Maybe you think it's your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and future--all traits that have helped us define ourselves as the planet's preeminent species. But in recent decades, these claims have eroded, or even been disproven outright, by a revolution in the study of animal cognition.


Rising Strong: How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780812985801
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Published: Random House Trade - April 4th, 2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - When we deny our stories, they define us. When we own our stories, we get to write the ending.


American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780345803153
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Published: Anchor Books - April 4th, 2017

A National Bestseller

From New Yorker staff writer and bestselling author of The Nine and The Run of His Life: The People v. O. J. Simpson, the definitive account of the kidnapping and trial that defined an insane era in American history


The Sword of Summer Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781423163374
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - April 4th, 2017

Magnus Chase has seen his share of trouble. Ever since that terrible night two years ago when his mother told him to run, he has lived alone on the streets of Boston, surviving by his wits, staying one step ahead of the police and truant officers. One day, he's tracked down by an uncle he barely knows-a man his mother claimed was dangerous.


The Thing about Jellyfish Cover Image
$7.19
ISBN: 9780316380843
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 4th, 2017

Now available in paperback, this stunning debut novel about grief and wonder was an instant New York Times bestseller and captured widespread critical acclaim, including selection as a 2015 National Book Award finalist Oddlot Entertainment has acquired the screen rights to The Thing About Jellyfish, with Gigi Pritzker set to produce with Bruna Papandrea and Reese Witherspoon.


Olivia the Spy Cover Image
By Ian Falconer, Ian Falconer (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781481457958
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Published: Atheneum Books - April 4th, 2017

Everyone's favorite pig is about to have a birthday...but will her penchant for eavesdropping lead to more than presents?


Rosie Revere's Big Project Book for Bold Engineers Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781419719103
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - April 4th, 2017

Embark on an adventure of personal creativity and invention with fan favorite Rosie Revere! This activity book features art from the picture book Rosie Revere, Engineer and will inspire young readers with activities of all kinds. Kids will have the chance to design a better bicycle, build a simple catapult, construct a solar oven, and more!


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