New Arrivals 9/16/14

New books on our shelves this week.

    

The Paying Guests Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9781594633119
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Riverhead Books - September 16th, 2014

The New York Times bestselling novel that has been called a tour de force (Wall Street Journal), unputdownable (The Washington Post), a delicious hothouse of a novel (USA Today), effortless (The Economist), seductive (Vanity Fair) and pitch perfect (Salon)


Edge of Eternity Cover Image
$28.80
ISBN: 9780525953098
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Viking - September 16th, 2014

Ken Follett's extraordinary historical epic, the Century Trilogy, reaches its sweeping, passionate conclusion.


Wolf in White Van Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780374292089
Availability: Backordered
Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - September 16th, 2014

Long-listed for the 2014 National Book Award in fiction
Winner of the 2015 Alex Award for adult books with special appeal for young adults


Broken Monsters Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780316216821
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Mulholland Books - September 16th, 2014

"Scary as hell and hypnotic. I couldn't put it down...I'd grab it if I were you." --Stephen King
A criminal mastermind creates violent tableaus in abandoned Detroit warehouses in Lauren Beukes's new genre-bending novel of suspense.


Stone Mattress: Nine Tales Cover Image
$22.06
ISBN: 9780385539128
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Nan A. Talese - September 16th, 2014

A collection of highly imaginative short pieces that speak to our times with deadly accuracy. Vintage Atwood creativity, intelligence, and humor: think Alias Grace.


Love Me Back Cover Image
$19.16
ISBN: 9780385538077
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Doubleday Books - September 16th, 2014

From "5 Under 35" honoree and Rona Jaffe Award-winner comes an urgent, intensely visceral debut novel about a young waitress whose downward spiral is narrated in electric prose


A Little Lumpen Novelita Cover Image
By Roberto Bolano, Natasha Wimmer (Translator)
$17.96
ISBN: 9780811223355
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - September 16th, 2014

"Now I am a mother and a married woman, but not long ago I led a life of crime" so Bianca begins her tale of growing up the hard way in Rome in A Little Lumpen Novelita.


Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David Cover Image
$23.76
ISBN: 9780385352031
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 16th, 2014

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR
A gripping day-by-day account of the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter persuaded Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar Sadat to sign the first peace treaty in the modern Middle East, one which endures to this day.


An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States Cover Image
$22.36
ISBN: 9780807000403
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Beacon Press - September 16th, 2014

2015 Recipient of the American Book Award

The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples


Underwater Puppies Cover Image
$16.80
ISBN: 9780316254892
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Little Brown and Company - September 16th, 2014

New York Times bestselling author and photographer Seth Casteel's follow-up to the phenomenal Underwater Dogs -- now with puppies.


Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780804139298
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Currency - September 16th, 2014

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Cosby: His Life and Times Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781451697971
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 16th, 2014

The first major biography of an American icon, comedian Bill Cosby. Based on extensive research and in-depth interviews with Cosby and more than sixty of his closest friends and associates, it is a frank, fun and fascinating account of his life and historic legacy.


Sugar Skull Cover Image
$18.40
ISBN: 9780307907905
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Pantheon Books - September 16th, 2014

The long, strange trip that began in X'ed Out and continued in The Hive reaches its mind-bending, heartbreaking end, but not before Doug is forced to deal with the lie he's been telling himself since the beginning. In this concluding volume, nightmarish dreams evolve into an even more dreadful reality...
(With full-color illustrations throughout.)


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The Parrots Cover Image
By Filippo Bologna, Howard Curtis (Translator)
$11.95
ISBN: 9781782270393
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Pushkin Press - September 16th, 2014

Three men are preparing to do battle. Their goal is a prestigious literary prize. And each man will do anything to win it. For the young Beginner, loved by critics more than readers, it means fame. For The Master, old, exhausted, preoccupied with his prostate, it means money. And for The Writer successful, vain and in his prime it is a matter of life and death.


The Dragon Man Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781616954482
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Soho Crime - September 16th, 2014

Meet Hal Challis, Detective for the Mornington Peninsula police force in Southeast Australia, in the first investigation in this prize-winning crime series


The Target Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781455521180
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 16th, 2014

The President knows it's a perilous, high-risk assignment. If he gives the order, he has the opportunity to take down a global menace, once and for all. If the mission fails, he would face certain impeachment, and the threats against the nation would multiply. So the president turns to the one team that can pull off the impossible: Will Robie and his partner, Jessica Reel.


Strings Attached Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780316408899
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Published: Hachette Books - September 16th, 2014

Strings Attached is a powerful memoir about resilience in the face of unspeakable tragedy, an inspiring and poignant tale of how one man transformed his own heartache into a legacy of joy for his students.


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Men We Reaped: A Memoir Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781608197651
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 16th, 2014

Universally praised, Jesmyn Ward's Men We Reaped confirmed her ascendancy as a writer of both fiction and nonfiction, her Southern requiem securing its place on bestseller and best books of the year lists, with honors and awards pouring in from around the country.


The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics, and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062079619
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Harper Perennial - September 16th, 2014

Simon Winchester, the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Atlantic and The Professor and the Madman, delivers his first book about America: a fascinating popular history that illuminates the men who toiled fearlessly to discover, connect, and bond the citizenry and geography of the U.S.A. from its beginnings.


Insurrections of the Mind: 100 Years of Politics and Culture in America Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062340399
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 16th, 2014

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of The New Republic, an extraordinary anthology of essays culled from the archives of the acclaimed and influential magazine.


The Men Who Lost America: British Leadership, the American Revolution, and the Fate of the Empire Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780300209402
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Yale University Press - September 30th, 2014

The loss of America was a stunning and unexpected defeat for the powerful British Empire. Common wisdom has held that incompetent military commanders and political leaders in Britain must have been to blame, but were they? This intriguing book makes a different argument.


The Infinite Sea Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780399162428
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Putnam Publishing Group - September 16th, 2014

The riveting follow-up to the New York Times bestselling The 5th Wave, hailed by Justin Cronin as "wildly entertaining."
How do you rid the Earth of seven billion humans? Rid the humans of their humanity.


Fantasy League Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780399256073
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Philomel Books - September 16th, 2014

From the #1 bestselling author of Heat, Travel Team and Million-Dollar Throw comes a story of every football kid's dream come true.


Mix It Up! Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781452137353
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Chronicle Books - September 16th, 2014

PRESS HERE, MIX IT UP , LET'S PLAY and now SAY ZOOP Collect all four interactive books from Herve Tullet


Ah-Ha to Zig-Zag: 31 Objects from Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9780847843770
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Published: Skira Rizzoli - October 21st, 2014

Maira Kalman's exuberant illustrations and humorous commentary bring design history to life in this inspired ABC book that celebrates thirty-one objects from the Cooper Hewitt, in time for its long-awaited reopening. "A. Ah-ha There you Are." begins Maira Kalman's joyfully illustrated romp through the treasures of Cooper Hewitt's design collection.


Confessions: The Private School Murders Cover Image
$8.00
ISBN: 9780316207645
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Jimmy Patterson - September 16th, 2014

In the sequel to the #1 New York Times bestseller Confessions of a Murder Suspect, James Patterson keeps the confessions coming breathlessly as Tandy Angel delves deeper into her own tumultuous history-and proves that she can rise above the sordid Angel legacy.


The 8th Continent Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9781595147547
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Razorbill - September 16th, 2014

HAVE YOU EVER WANTED TO CREATE A PLACE WHERE YOU COULD MAKE YOUR OWN RULES?


Counting by 7s Cover Image
$7.19
ISBN: 9780142422861
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Puffin Books - September 16th, 2014

A New York Times Bestseller

In the tradition of Out of My Mind, Wonder, and Mockingbird, this is an intensely moving middle grade novel about being an outsider, coping with loss, and discovering the true meaning of family.


Blackbird Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9780062299734
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Harper Teen - September 16th, 2014

From the author of the Eve trilogy comes the breathless story of a girl racing to figure out who she is--and how to stay alive. When a nameless girl wakes up on the subway tracks, she knows only one thing for sure: people want her dead. Can she find them before they track her down?


The Burning Sky Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062207302
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - September 16th, 2014

Magic, romance, and intrigue combine in this extraordinary novel--the first in the Elemental Trilogy--for fans of Cinda Williams Chima and Kristin Cashore. Publishers Weekly called it "a wonderfully satisfying magical saga" in a starred review, and Kirkus Reviews said it "bids fair to be the next big epic fantasy success."


Little Owl's Day Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780670016501
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 16th, 2014

Chikit-chikit-chik


I Am Albert Einstein Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780803740846
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Dial Books - September 16th, 2014

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.


Dinosaur vs. Santa Cover Image
By Bob Shea, Bob Shea (Illustrator)
$6.39
ISBN: 9781423168249
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Disney Press - September 16th, 2014

Dinosaur is getting ready for Santa He tackles many challenges--decorating, making presents for Mom and Dad, trying not to be naughty--and defeats each one with his trademark ROAR But on Christmas Eve, when he hears some rustling downstairs, he can't resist a peek. Will our feisty red friend meet his match in the man in the red suit?


The Classic Tale of Peter Rabbit Cover Image
$7.16
ISBN: 9781604335118
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Applesauce Press - September 16th, 2014

The beloved classic tale of mischievous Peter Rabbit is now available in board book format featuring original illustrations from New York Times bestselling illustrator Charles Santore.


New Arrivals 9/9/14

New books on our shelves this week.

The Children Act Cover Image
$22.50
ISBN: 9780385539708
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Nan A. Talese - September 9th, 2014

Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judgewho presides over cases in the family court. She is renowned for her fierce intelligence, exactitude, and sensitivity.Buther professional success belies private sorrow and domestic strife. There is the lingering regret of her childlessness, and now her marriage of thirty years is in crisis.


Station Eleven Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9780385353304
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 9th, 2014

2014 National Book Award Finalist

A New York Times Bestseller


The Dog Cover Image
$22.06
ISBN: 9780307378231
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Pantheon Books - September 9th, 2014

***A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK***
***LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2014***
***PWs Best of the Year 2014***

The author of the best-selling and award-winning Netherland now gives us his eagerly awaited, stunningly different new novel: a tale of alienation and heartbreak in Dubai.


The King's Curse Cover Image
$26.09
ISBN: 9781451626117
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Touchstone Books - September 9th, 2014

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author behind the Starz original series The White Queen comes the story of lady-in-waiting Margaret Pole and her unique view of King Henry VIII's stratospheric rise to power in Tudor England.


The Marco Effect Cover Image
By Jussi Adler-Olsen, Martin Aitken (Translator), Steve Schein (Consultant)
$22.36
ISBN: 9780525954026
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Dutton Books - September 9th, 2014

The "New York Times" and internationally bestselling author returns with an astonishing and sinister case for Department Q


The Monogram Murders: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery Cover Image
$20.79
ISBN: 9780062297211
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: William Morrow & Company - September 9th, 2014

Since the publication of her first novel in 1920, more than two billion copies of Agatha Christie's books have been sold around the globe. Now, for the first time ever, the guardians of her legacy have approved a brand-new novel featuring Dame Agatha's most beloved creation, Hercule Poirot.


Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future Cover Image
$23.79
ISBN: 9780062204691
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: William Morrow & Company - September 9th, 2014

Inspired by New York Times bestselling author Neal Stephenson, an anthology of stories, set in the near future, from some of today's leading writers, thinkers, and visionaries that reignites the iconic and optimistic visions of the golden age of science fiction.


Perfidia Cover Image
$24.61
ISBN: 9780307956996
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 9th, 2014

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
AN NPR BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

It is December 6, 1941. America stands at the brink of World War II. Last hopes for peace are shattered when Japanese squadrons bomb Pearl Harbor. Los Angeles has been a haven for loyal Japanese-Americans but now, war fever and race hate grip the city and the Japanese internment begins.


Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One's Looking) Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780385347372
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - September 9th, 2014

A New York Times Bestseller
An audacious, irreverent investigation of human behavior and a first look at a revolution in the making

Our personal data has been used to spy on us, hire and fire us, and sell us stuff we don t need. In Dataclysm, Christian Rudder uses it to show us who we truly are.


Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780316332767
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Little Brown and Company - September 9th, 2014

A revealing and dramatic chronicle of the twelve months leading up to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination


The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Cover Image
$54.00
ISBN: 9780307700230
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 9th, 2014

New York Times Bestseller

A vivid and personal portrait of America's greatest political family and its enormous impact on our nation, which expands on the hugely acclaimed seven-part PBS documentary series, bringing readers even deeper into these extraordinary leaders' lives

With 796 photographs, some never before seen


How We Learn: The Surprising Truth about When, Where, and Why It Happens Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780812993882
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Random House - September 9th, 2014

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today--and how we can apply it to our own lives.


Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success: Discovering Your Gift and the Way to Life's Riches Cover Image
$20.79
ISBN: 9780062220325
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Amistad Press - September 9th, 2014

In his phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man, Steve Harvey told women what it takes to succeed in love. Now, he tells everyone how to succeed in life, giving you the keys to fulfill your purpose.


So We Read on: How the Great Gatsby Came to Be and Why It Endures Cover Image
$22.10
ISBN: 9780316230070
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Little Brown and Company - September 9th, 2014

The "Fresh Air" book critic investigates the enduring power of The Great Gatsby -- "The Great American Novel we all think we've read, but really haven't."


Forgetting to Be Afraid: A Memoir Cover Image
$23.76
ISBN: 9780399170577
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Blue Rider Press - September 9th, 2014

Wendy Davis has had her share of tough fights. Raised by a single mother with a ninth-grade education, Davis began working after school at age fourteen to contribute to the family finances. By the time she was nineteen, she was living in a trailer park with a baby daughter and holding down two jobs.


Daring: My Passages Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062291691
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: William Morrow & Company - September 2nd, 2014

The author of the classic New York Times bestseller Passages returns with her inspiring memoir--a chronicle of her trials and triumphs as a groundbreaking "girl" journalist in the 1960s, to iconic guide for women and men seeking to have it all, to one of the premier political profilers of modern times.


Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9781451636017
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 9th, 2014

For the millions of Americans who want spirituality without religion, Waking Up is a guide to meditation as a rational practice informed by neuroscience and psychology.


The Narcissist Next Door: Understanding the Monster in Your Family, in Your Office, in Your Bed - In Your World Cover Image
$22.36
ISBN: 9781594486364
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Riverhead Books - September 9th, 2014

From an award-winning senior writer at"Time," an eye-opening exploration of narcissism, how to recognize it, and how to handle it.


Another Side of Bob Dylan: A Personal History on the Road and Off the Tracks Cover Image
$24.29
ISBN: 9781250055309
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: St. Martin's Press - September 9th, 2014

A vivid, first-hand account of Nobel Prize-winning singer and songwriter Bob Dylan as an artist, friend, and celebrity, illustrated with never-before-seen photographs, and told by an engaging raconteur who cut his own swathe through the turbulent counterculture.


The Grain Brain Cookbook: More Than 150 Life-Changing Gluten-Free Recipes to Transform Your Health Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780316334259
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Little Brown and Company - September 9th, 2014

The authorized companion to the #1 New York Times bestseller Grain Brain, with more than 150 life-changing gluten-free recipes for complete health and vitality.


The Happiness of Pursuit: Finding the Quest That Will Bring Purpose to Your Life Cover Image
$22.50
ISBN: 9780385348843
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Harmony - September 9th, 2014

A remarkable book that will both guide and inspire, The Happiness of Pursuit reveals how anyone can bring meaning into their life by undertaking a quest.


Virtually Human: The Promise--And the Peril--Of Digital Immortality Cover Image
By Martine Rothblatt, Ray Kurzweil (Foreword by), Ralph Steadman (Illustrator)
$22.94
ISBN: 9781250046635
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: St. Martin's Press - September 9th, 2014

"Virtually Human" explores what the not-too-distant future will look like when cyberconsciousness simulation of the human brain via software and computer technology becomes part of our daily lives. Meet Bina48, the world's most sentient robot, " "commissioned by Martine Rothblatt and created by Hanson Robotics.


The Copernicus Complex: Caleb A. Scharf Cover Image
$23.40
ISBN: 9780374129217
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Scientific American - September 9th, 2014

Longlisted for the 2015 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award
Short-listed for Physics World's Book of the Year
The Sunday Times (UK) Best Science Book of 2014
A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Science Book of Fall 2014


Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780804179072
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Ballantine Books - September 9th, 2014

"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton


The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014 Cover Image
By Laura Furman (Editor)
$12.75
ISBN: 9780345807311
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Anchor Books - September 9th, 2014

"The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014" gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. The winning stories roam the world, from Nigeria to Venice, from an erupting volcano in Iceland to a brothel in the old Wild West.


The Best American Poetry Cover Image
By David Lehman (Editor), Terrance Hayes (Editor)
$17.09
ISBN: 9781476708171
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Scribner Book Company - September 9th, 2014

Edited by the National Book Award-winning poet Terrance Hayes, the foremost annual anthology of contemporary American poetry returns: "A 'best' anthology that really lives up to its title" (Chicago Tribune).


Salvation of a Saint Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781250036278
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Minotaur Books - September 9th, 2014

From the author of the internationally bestselling, award-winning The Devotion of Suspect X comes the latest novel featuring "Detective Galileo"


Blind Justice Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780345536723
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Ballantine Books - September 9th, 2014

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

For a generation, Anne Perry's New York Times bestselling novels have invited readers to explore the brilliantly seductive heart of Victorian London, where great wealth and great evil live side by side, and great men sometimes make unfortunate choices.


The Maid's Version Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780316205887
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Back Bay Books - September 9th, 2014

The American master's first novel since Winter's Bone (2006) tells of a deadly dance hall fire and its impact over several generations.


Jeeves and the Wedding Bells Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781250049063
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 9th, 2014

One B. Wooster, recently returned from a very pleasurable sojourn in Cannes, finds himself at the stately home of Sir Henry Hackwood in Dorset. Bertie is more than familiar with the country house set-up: he is a veteran of the cocktail hour and, thanks to Jeeves, his gentleman's personal gentleman, is never less than immaculately dressed.


Get Carter Cover Image
By Ted Lewis, Mike Hodges (Foreword by)
$13.46
ISBN: 9781616955038
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Soho Syndicate - September 9th, 2014

Famously adapted into the iconic film starring Michael Caine, "Get Carter "originally published as "Jack's Return Home "ranks among the most canonical of crime novels.

With a special Foreword by Mike Hodges, director of "Get Carter"


Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780812981483
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Random House Trade - September 9th, 2014

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - "A lucid, intelligent page-turner" (Los Angeles Times) that challenges long-held assumptions about Jesus, from the host of Believer


Empress Dowager CIXI: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9780307456700
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Anchor Books - September 9th, 2014

A New York Times Notable Book
An NPR Best Book of the Year


The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism Cover Image
$17.60
ISBN: 9781416547877
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 9th, 2014

One of the Best Books of the Year as chosen by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Economist, Time, USA TODAY, Christian Science Monitor, and more. "A tale so gripping that one questions the need for fiction when real life is so plump with drama and intrigue" (Associated Press).


The Buddha Walks Into the Office: A Guide to Livelihood for a New Generation Cover Image
$11.96
ISBN: 9781611800616
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Shambhala - September 9th, 2014

From the author of the best-selling Buddha Walks into a Bar . . ., wisdom for "Generation Next" on how to make your work meaningful, satisfying, and of benefit to others.


The Terrorist's Son: A Story of Choice Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781476784809
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Simon & Schuster/ Ted - September 9th, 2014

An extraordinary story, never before told: The intimate, behind-the-scenes life of an American boy raised by his terrorist father--the man who planned the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.


Salinger Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781476744858
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 9th, 2014

An instant New York Times bestseller, this "explosive biography" (People) of one of the most beloved and mysterious figures of the twentieth century is "as close as we'll ever get to being inside J.D. Salinger's head" (Entertainment Weekly).


Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780465064953
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Basic Books (AZ) - September 9th, 2014

A New York Times Science Bestseller
What if you had to take an art class in which you were only taught how to paint a fence? What if you were never shown the paintings of van Gogh and Picasso, weren't even told they existed? Alas, this is how math is taught, and so for most of us it becomes the intellectual equivalent of watching paint dry.


Happiness: Ten Years of N+1: Ten Years of N+1 Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780865478220
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 9th, 2014

The first anthology of America's foremost intellectual magazine.


Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air Cover Image
$16.16
ISBN: 9780307742322
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Vintage Books - September 9th, 2014

**Time Magazine 10 Top Nonfiction Books of 2013**
**The New Republic Best Books of 2013**
**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**

In a dazzling fusion of history, art, science, and biography, Falling Upwards resurrects the daring men and women who first risked their lives to take to the air in balloons.


People I Want to Punch in the Throat: Competitive Crafters, Drop-Off Despots, and Other Suburban Scourges Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780345549839
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Ballantine Books - September 9th, 2014

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Public Enemy: Confessions of an American Dissident Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780807061107
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Beacon Press (MA) - September 9th, 2014

In this sequel to Fugitive Days, Ayers charts his life after the Weather Underground, when he becomes the GOP's flaunted "domestic terrorist," a "public enemy."


Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780385382984
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 9th, 2014

A follow-up to The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories by Dr. Seuss


Animalium: Welcome to the Museum Cover Image
By Jenny Broom, Katie Scott (Illustrator)
$28.00
ISBN: 9780763675080
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Big Picture Press - September 9th, 2014

Animalium presents the animal kingdom in glorious detail with illustrations from Katie Scott, an unparalleled new talent.


Guinness World Records 2015 Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9781908843630
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Guinness World Records - September 9th, 2014

With a fresh new design and feel inspired by innovations in tablet technology, the latest GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS book presents thousands of new and updated records, along with hundreds of amazing never-before-seen photographs.


October the Octopus: A Huggable Concept Book about the Months of the Year Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781481420471
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - November 11th, 2014

From the #1 New York Times bestselling children's book creator Matthew Van Fleet.

A Huggable Concept Book About the Months of the Year


The Bunny Rabbit Show! Cover Image
$5.56
ISBN: 9780761180609
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Workman Publishing - September 9th, 2014

You've got front-row seats to the cutest revue in town--hop on down to The Bunny Rabbit Show The latest addition to Sandra Boynton's phenomenal bestselling Boynton on Board series, this book stars a cast of high-kicking bunnies performing in perfect unison to a lively song all about . . . them.

We are ten terrific rabbits


Egg & Spoon Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780763672201
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 9th, 2014

In this tour de force, master storyteller Gregory Maguire offers a dazzling novel for fantasy lovers of all ages.


Champion: A Legend Novel Cover Image
$8.79
ISBN: 9780147512284
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Speak - September 9th, 2014

The explosive finale to Marie Lu's New York Times bestselling LEGEND trilogy--perfect for fans of THE HUNGER GAMES and DIVERGENT

He is a Legend.
She is a Prodigy.
Who will be Champion?


Falling Into Place Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062295040
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Greenwillow Books - September 9th, 2014

One cold fall day, high school junior Liz Emerson steers her car into a tree. This haunting and heartbreaking story is told by a surprising and unexpected narrator and unfolds in nonlinear flashbacks even as Liz's friends, foes, and family gather at the hospital and Liz clings to life.


Blood of My Blood Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780316198707
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 9th, 2014

The final book in this thrilling, terrifying series by New York Times bestselling author Barry Lyga is perfect for fans of Dexter.


The Lord of Opium Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9781442482555
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 9th, 2014

As the teenage ruler of his own country, Matt must cope with clones and cartels in this "electric blend of horrors and beauty" (Publishers Weekly), the riveting sequel to the modern classic House of the Scorpion, winner of the National Book Award, a Newbery Honor, and a Printz Honor.


Kiss of Broken Glass Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9780062306562
Availability: Subject to Availability.
Published: Harper Teen - September 9th, 2014

In the next 72 hours, Kenna may lose everything--her friends, her freedom, and maybe even herself. One kiss of the blade was all it took to get her sent to the psych ward for 72 hours. There she will face her addiction to cutting, though the outcome is far from certain.


Of Monsters and Madness Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781606844632
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Egmontusa - September 9th, 2014

A romantic, historical retelling of classic Gothic horror featuring Edgar Allan Poe and his character Annabel Lee, from a "New York Times "best-selling author.
Annabel Lee is summoned from Siam to live with her father in 1820's Philadelphia shortly after her mother's death, but an unconventional upbringing makes her repugnant to her angry, secretive father.


The Iron Trial Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780545522250
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Scholastic Press - September 9th, 2014

From NEW YORK TIMES bestselling authors Holly Black and Cassandra Clare comes a riveting new series that defies what you think you know about the world of magic.

Most kids would do anything to pass the Iron Trial.

Not Callum Hunt. He wants to fail.


Nightmares! Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780385744256
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Delacorte Press - September 9th, 2014

"Coraline meets Monsters, Inc. in this delightfully entertaining offering from actor Jason] Segel and co-author Kirsten] Miller."--Publishers Weekly


The Awesomely Awful Melodies of Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-Chang (the Popularity Papers #5) Cover Image
$7.16
ISBN: 9781419713088
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Amulet Books - September 9th, 2014

Fresh off their epic summer road trip, Lydia and Julie are back and ready to take seventh grade by storm. Well, Lydia is: she wants to start a band, and she's convinced Julie to join her. The Macram. Owls are joined by Roland (expert at the hardingfele) and Jane (expert at drama). None of them, unfortunately, are experts at rocking out.


The Less-Than-Hidden Secrets and Final Revelations of Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-Chang (the Popularity Papers #7) Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9781419712708
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Amulet Books - September 9th, 2014

Lydia and Julie have been through many adventures as they navigated junior high, popularity, families, and friendship. In the final adventure in the series, the peaceful world of Hamlin Junior High is rocked when Lydia and Julie learn that they're going to have to play host to new students whose school burned down.


The Copernicus Archives #1: Wade and the Scorpion's Claw Cover Image
$3.59
ISBN: 9780062314727
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 9th, 2014

The quest for the relics continues. Travel deeper into the mysterious world of the Copernicus Legacy with the Copernicus Archives: exciting, fast-paced novellas that get you close to the characters and the heart of the adventure.


The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone Cover Image
By Tony Abbott, Bill Perkins (Illustrator)
$5.59
ISBN: 9780062194442
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 9th, 2014

Bestselling author Tony Abbott's epic new middle grade series, the Copernicus Legacy, begins with The Forbidden Stone, a thrilling adventure packed with puzzles, intrigue, and action.


The Walk on Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780385753463
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 9th, 2014

Bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein kicks off a new series for middle grade featuring Alex Myers, a student athlete who tries to take on the sports establishment in his new town.
Alex Myers is a quarterback, but from the first day of football practice, it's clear that that position is very much filled by the coach's son, Matt.


Nest Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9780385386074
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Wendy Lamb Books - September 9th, 2014

For fans of Jennifer Holm (Penny from Heaven, Turtle in Paradise), a heartfelt and unforgettable middle-grade novel about an irresistible girl and her family, tragic change, and the healing power of love and friendship. In 1972 home is a cozy nest on Cape Cod for eleven-year-old Naomi Chirp Orenstein, her older sister, Rachel; her psychiatrist father; and her dancer mother.


Shh! We Have a Plan Cover Image
By Chris Haughton, Chris Haughton (Illustrator)
$13.59
ISBN: 9780763672935
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 9th, 2014

From the creator of Little Owl Lost and Oh No, George comes a funny, strikingly illustrated story of best-laid plans -- and the secret to attracting the birdie.


The Memory of an Elephant: An Unforgettable Journey Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9781452129037
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Chronicle Books - September 9th, 2014

Memory and meaning are at the heart of this oversized, content-rich picture book celebrating the life of Marcel, a soulful elephant. From the towering buildings outside his window and his recollected world travels, to the friends, flora, and fauna that flourish around him, Marcel finds significance in his surroundings and, most importantly, in life's abundant details.


Telephone Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jen Corace (Illustrator)
$13.59
ISBN: 9781452110233
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Chronicle Books - September 9th, 2014

It's time to fly home for dinner In this witty picture book from award-winning and bestselling author Mac Barnett, a mother bird gives the bird next to her a message for little Peter. But passing messages on a telephone line isn't as simple as it sounds. Each subsequent bird understands Mama's message according to its own very particular hobbies. Will Peter ever get home for dinner?


Louise Loves Art Cover Image
By Kelly Light, Kelly Light (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062248176
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - September 9th, 2014

For fans of Olivia and Eloise, this stunning debut from Kelly Light is an irresistible story about the importance of creativity in all its forms.

Meet Louise. Louise loves art more than anything. It's her imagination on the outside. She is determined to create a masterpiece--her piece de resistance

Louise also loves Art, her little brother. This is their story.


13 Words Cover Image
By Lemony Snicket, Maira Kalman (Illustrator)
$5.59
ISBN: 9780061664670
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: HarperCollins - September 9th, 2014

From bestselling author Lemony Snicket and celebrated illustrator Maira Kalman comes an uproarious, whimsical word book like no other.


Color for Baby Cover Image
By Yana Peel, Various (Illustrator)
$17.59
ISBN: 9780763671242
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Big Picture Press - September 9th, 2014

Let the world's best-known artists introduce your baby to the joy of color in this third title in the unrivaled Art for Baby series. Four mini fold-out concertina books, themed on red, yellow, green, and blue, feature famous works from Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, Roy Lichtenstein, Damien Hirst, Henri Matisse, and Yves Klein, among others.


One Love Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9781452138558
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Chronicle Books - September 2nd, 2014

Now in board book for the first time, One Love brings Bob Marley's most beloved song to life for a new generation. Readers will delight in dancing to the beat and feeling the positive groove of change when one girl enlists her friends, family, and community to help transform her neighborhood for the better.


You Are My Baby: Woodland Cover Image
By Lorena Siminovich (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781452134314
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Petit Collage - September 9th, 2014

A new title in this series of charming and inventive board books Readers will find a little book nestled inside a bigger one. Turn the pages to match the baby animals to their parents, and learn early concepts along the way. In this new entry to the series, young ones will discover animal habits in the forest.


You Are My Baby: Pets Cover Image
By Lorena Siminovich (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781452134307
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Chronicle Books - September 9th, 2014

A new title in this series of charming and inventive board books Readers will find a little book nestled inside a bigger one. Turn the pages to match the baby animals to their parents, and learn early concepts along the way. In this new entry to the series, young ones will explore numbers with favorite household companions.


Creature: Sounds Cover Image
$7.19
ISBN: 9781452117225
Availability: Not in Stock. Estimated Order Time 1-5 days.
Published: Chronicle Books (CA) - September 9th, 2014

Learn animal sounds with roaring lions, cackling hyenas, and quacking ducks. Andrew Zuckerman's eye-catching pictures of fascinating animals from around the world will enthrall young readers and teach animal sounds celebrating nature in a book that bring this wildly successful photographer's work to a new audience that will surely find themselves immersed.


Creature Baby Animals Cover Image
By Andrew Zuckerman, Andrew Zuckerman (Photographer)
$6.39
ISBN: 9781452117218
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Chronicle Books - September 9th, 2014

Learn baby animal names with kits, cubs, and ducklings. Andrew Zuckerman's eye-catching pictures of fascinating animals from around the world will enthrall young readers and teach baby animal names celebrating nature in a book that bring this wildly successful photographer's work to a new audience that will surely find themselves immersed.


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