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We have a limited supply of the following books autographed by the author. Please note that these books do move fast, so even if you see quantity on hand, you'll want to check by phone or email before coming into the store for them. When placing an order, please indicate that you are requesting a signed copy. 

Wrestling in the Daylight: A Rabbi's Path to Palestinian Solidarity Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781682570654
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Published: Just World Books - May 15th, 2017

Wrestling in the Daylight is an insightful conversation on Zionism initiated by Rabbi Brant Rosen, a prominent Jewish activist from Chicago, on his social-justice blog Shalom Rav. After Israel's brutal military attack on Gaza in 2008-2009, Rosen began to question his lifelong Zionist beliefs.


The Land of Stories: Worlds Collide Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316355896
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 11th, 2017

The epic conclusion to Chris Colfer's #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories
In the highly anticipated conclusion to the Land of Stories series, Conner and Alex must brave the impossible. All of the Land of Stories fairy tale characters--heroes and villains--are no longer confined within their world


Midnight Jewel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781595148438
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Published: Razorbill - June 27th, 2017

The Selection meets Reign in this dazzling trilogy of interwoven novels about three girls on a quest for freedom and true love from #1 internationally bestselling author Richelle Mead.


The Silent Corner: A Novel of Suspense Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780345545992
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Published: Bantam - June 20th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A dazzling new series, a pure adrenaline rush, debuts with Jane Hawk, a remarkable heroine certain to become an icon of suspense

"I very much need to be dead."


A House Among the Trees Cover Image
$22.36
ISBN: 9781101870365
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Published: Pantheon Books - June 13th, 2017

In Julia Glass's fifth book since her acclaimed novel Three Junes won the National Book Award, she gives us the story of an unusual bond between a world-famous writer and his assistant--a richly plotted novel of friendship and love, artistic ambition, the perils of celebrity, and the power of an unexpected legacy.


Once and for All Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780425290330
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 6th, 2017

From Sarah Dessen, the beloved New York Times bestselling author of SAINT ANYTHING and JUST LISTEN, comes a new novel set in the world of wedding planning


Chuck Klosterman X: A Highly Specific, Defiantly Incomplete History of the Early 21st Century Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780399184154
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Published: Blue Rider Press - May 16th, 2017

New York Times-bestselling author and cultural critic Chuck Klosterman sorts through the past decade and how we got to now.


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The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell: Tales of a 6' 4,
$22.40
ISBN: 9781101985878
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Published: Dutton Books - May 2nd, 2017

You may know W. Kamau Bell from his new, Emmy-nominated hit show on CNN, United Shades of America.


Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780399573323
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 14th, 2017

-Barbara Bradley Hagerty is a wise and engaging guide through the possibilities...of middle age.- --Daniel H. Pink, author of To Sell Is Human and Drive
A dynamic and inspiring exploration of the new science that is redrawing the future for people in their forties, fifties, and sixties for the better--and for good.


The Death Gap: How Inequality Kills Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780226428154
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Published: University of Chicago Press - April 21st, 2017

We hear plenty about the widening income gap between the rich and the poor in America and about the expanding distance separating the haves and the have-nots. But when detailing the many things that the poor have not, we often overlook the most critical--their health. The poor die sooner. Blacks die sooner. And poor urban blacks die sooner than almost all other Americans.


Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9781101870945
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Published: Pantheon Books - March 14th, 2017

Do you have strong feelings about the word "irregardless"? Have you ever tried to define the word "is"? Brimming with intelligence and personality, this vastly entertaining account of how dictionaries are made is a must-read for word mavens.


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.


The Trials of Apollo, Book Two: The Dark Prophecy (Trade Signed Edition) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781368013772
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - May 2nd, 2017

Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel Cover Image
By Adam Rubin, Daniel Salmieri (Illustrator)
$15.19
ISBN: 9780525428886
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Published: Dial Books - May 2nd, 2017

The hilarious sequel to the smokin' hot New York Times best seller, perfect for story time


Beyond the Bright Sea Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781101994856
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - May 2nd, 2017

From the bestselling author of Newbery Honor-winner Wolf Hollow, the moving story of an orphan, determined to know her own history, who discovers the true meaning of family.


Walkaway Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9780765392763
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Published: Tor Books - April 25th, 2017

Cory Doctorow's first adult novel in eight years: an epic tale of revolution, love, post-scarcity, and the end of death.

Hubert Vernon Rudolph Clayton Irving Wilson Alva Anton Jeff Harley Timothy Curtis Cleveland Cecil Ollie Edmund Eli Wiley Marvin Ellis Espinoza known to his friends as Hubert, Etc was too old to be at that Communist party.


The Stars Are Fire Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9780385350907
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - April 18th, 2017

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER

From the New York Times best-selling author of The Weight of Water and The Pilot's Wife (an Oprah's Book Club selection): an exquisitely suspenseful new novel about an extraordinary young woman tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating aftermath--based on the true story of the largest fire in Maine's history


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.


The Sun in Your Eyes Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780062435590
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Published: William Morrow & Company - March 28th, 2017

A witty and winning new voice comes alive in this infectious road trip adventure with a rock-and-roll twist. Shapiro's debut blends the emotional nuance of Elena Ferrante with the potent nostalgia of High Fidelity, in a story of two women--one rich and alluring, the other just another planet in her dazzling orbit--and their fervid and troubled friendship.


Dad and the Dinosaur Cover Image
By Gennifer Choldenko, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780399243530
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - March 28th, 2017

A heartwarming father-son story about bravery and facing fears.

Nicholas was afraid of the dark outside his door, the bushes where the giant bugs live, and the underside of manhole covers.

His dad was not afraid of anything.


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Ill Will Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780345476043
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Published: Ballantine Books - March 7th, 2017

Two sensational unsolved crimes--one in the past, another in the present--are linked by one man's memory and self-deception in this chilling novel of literary suspense from National Book Award finalist Dan Chaon.


Celine Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9780451493897
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - March 7th, 2017

From the best-selling author of The Dog Stars and The Painter, a luminous, masterful novel of suspense--the story of Celine, an elegant, aristocratic private eye who specializes in reuniting families, trying to make amends for a loss in her own past.


Noisy Night Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Brian Biggs (Illustrator)
$13.59
ISBN: 9781596439672
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 7th, 2017

On Turpentine Lane Cover Image
$19.20
ISBN: 9780544808249
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - February 14th, 2017

An endearing romantic comedy from the beloved best-selling author of The Family Man and The View from Penthouse B


Mighty, Mighty Construction Site Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781452152165
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Published: Chronicle Books - February 14th, 2017

The #1 New York Times bestseller


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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 Death and Life of Zebulon Finch, Volume Two: Empire Decayed Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781481411424
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2016

A murdered teen is resurrected to walk the earth for more than a century in the second and final book in the sweeping epic that Entertainment Weekly called "utterly riveting."

Zebulon Finch has faced more violence, lust, and heartbreak than any other seventeen-year-old in history. But nothing can prepare him for what is coming next.


The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781627792165
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 24th, 2017

The bestselling author of Overthrow and The Brothers brings to life the forgotten political debate that set America's interventionist course in the world for the twentieth century and beyond.


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


The Battle of Hackham Heath Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780399163623
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Published: Philomel Books - November 29th, 2016

John Flanagan, author of the bestselling Ranger's Apprentice fantasy adventure epic, delivers a second prequel to Ruins of Gorlan, the novel that started it all, with Halt and Crowley preparing for war against a near-unstoppable enemy


Walk Through Walls: A Memoir Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781101905043
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Published: Crown Archetype - October 25th, 2016

"I had experienced absolute freedom--I had felt that my body was without boundaries, limitless; that pain didn't matter, that nothing mattered at all--and it intoxicated me."


We Found a Hat Cover Image
By Jon Klassen, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780763656003
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - October 11th, 2016

Hold on to your hats for the conclusion of the celebrated hat trilogy by Caldecott Medalist Jon Klassen, who gives his deadpan finale a surprising new twist.


What Light Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9781595145512
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Published: Razorbill - October 18th, 2016

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From Jay Asher, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Thirteen Reasons Why, comes a holiday romance that will break your heart, but soon have you believing in love again. . . .
"A beautiful story of love and forgiveness."


Gertie's Leap to Greatness Cover Image
By Kate Beasley, Jillian Tamaki (Illustrator)
$13.59
ISBN: 9780374302610
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) - October 4th, 2016

"Meet the new Ramona Quimby " -- Entertainment Weekly


How This Book Was Made Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Adam Rex (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781423152200
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 6th, 2016

You may think you know how this book was made, but you don't. Sure, the author wrote many drafts, and the illustrator took a long time creating the art, but then what? How'd it get into your hands? Well, open the cover and read through these pages to find out. Just beware of the pirates and angry tiger.


I Am Jane Goodall Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9780525428497
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Published: Dial Books - September 6th, 2016

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. Learn all about Jane Goodall, the chimpanzee scientist.


I Am George Washington Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9780525428480
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Published: Dial Books - September 6th, 2016

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. Learn all about George Washington, America's first president.


Truly Madly Guilty Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9781250069795
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 26th, 2016

Here's the best news you ve heard all year: Not a single page disappoints....The only difficulty with Truly Madly Guilty? Putting it down." Miami Herald


The History of Great Things Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780062412676
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Published: Harper Perennial - April 5th, 2016

A witty and irresistible story of a mother and daughter regarding each other through the looking glass of time, grief, and forgiveness.


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Gone Girl Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780307588371
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Published: Broadway Books - April 22nd, 2014

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Dark Places Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780307341570
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Published: Three Rivers Press (CA) - May 4th, 2010

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Gone Girl, and the basis for the major motion picture starring Charlize Theron


My Pantry: Homemade Ingredients That Make Simple Meals Your Own Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780804185288
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Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - September 15th, 2015

In this sweet, petite collection of essays and recipes, Alice Waters showcases the simple building-block ingredients she uses to create gratifying, impromptu meals all year long.


$18.99
SKU: 9781631101175


Three Sea Tales: The adventures of two fish and a cephalopod who help to keep the reef healthy and clean

Written and illustrated in transparent watercolor by Roberta L. Raymond

Book designed by Jim Groll