New Arrivals 1/7/20

Dear Edward: A Novel Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9781984854780
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Published: The Dial Press - January 6th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • #ReadWithJenna Book Club Pick as Featured on Today • A “dazzling” novel that “will break your heart and put it back together again” (J. Courtney Sullivan, bestselling author of Saints for All Occasions) about a young boy who must learn to go on after surviving tragedy
 


Long Bright River: A Novel Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780525540670
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 7th, 2020

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK


"[Moore’s] careful balance of the hard-bitten with the heartfelt is what elevates Long Bright River from entertaining page-turner to a book that makes you want to call someone you love.” – The New York Times Book Review
 


The Passion Economy: The New Rules for Thriving in the Twenty-First Century Cover Image
$22.36
ISBN: 9780385353526
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Published: Knopf - January 7th, 2020

The brilliant creator of NPR's Planet Money podcast and award-winning New Yorker staff writer explains our current economy: laying out its internal logic and revealing the transformative hope it offers for millions of people to thrive as they never have before.


Successful Aging: A Neuroscientist Explores the Power and Potential of Our Lives Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781524744182
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Published: Dutton - January 7th, 2020

INSTANT TOP 10 BESTSELLER  *New York Times  *USAToday  *Indie List 

"Debunks the idea that aging inevitably brings infirmity and unhappiness and instead offers a trove of practical, evidence-based guidance for living longer and better."
—Daniel H. Pink, author of When and Drive 


Mouthful of Birds: Stories Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780399184635
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 7th, 2020

"Superb" -- Vogue

"What makes Schweblin so startling as a writer, however, what makes her rare and important, is that she is impelled not by mere talent or ambition but by vision." -- New York Times

A powerful, eerily unsettling story collection from a major international literary star.


The Club: Johnson, Boswell, and the Friends Who Shaped an Age Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780300251784
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Published: Yale University Press - January 14th, 2020

Named one of the 10 Best Books of 2019 by the New York Times Book Review
 
“Damrosch brings the Club’s redoubtable personalities — the brilliant minds, the jousting wits, the tender camaraderie — to vivid life…”The New York Times Book Review

In 1763, the painter Joshua Reynolds


Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780425284643
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 7th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A bold work from the author of The Black Swan that challenges many of our long-held beliefs about risk and reward, politics and religion, finance and personal responsibility


Newton's Apple and Other Myths about Science Cover Image
By Ronald L. Numbers (Editor), Kostas Kampourakis (Editor)
$14.36
ISBN: 9780674241565
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Published: Harvard University Press - January 7th, 2020

A Guardian "Favourite Reads--as Chosen by Scientists" Selection

"Tackles some of science's most enduring misconceptions."
--Discover

A falling apple inspired Isaac Newton's insight into the law of gravity--or did it really?


All the Days Past, All the Days to Come Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780399257308
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

The saga of the Logan family--made famous in the Newbery Medal-winning Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry--concludes in a long-awaited and deeply fulfilling story.


Leaving Lymon Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780823444427
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Published: Holiday House - January 7th, 2020

Behind every bad boy is a story worth hearing and at least one chance for redemption. It's 1946 and Lymon, uprooted from his life in the Deep South and moved up North, needs that chance.


The President of the Jungle Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781984814746
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - January 7th, 2020

In this fabulous and funny introduction to how elections work, the animals decide they are tired of their king and that it is time to vote for a president.


The Old Truck Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9781324005193
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Published: Norton Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

A young girl turns her imagination into action in this beautifully crafted and intricately designed debut picture book.

When is an old truck something more? On a small, bustling farm, a resilient and steadfast pickup works tirelessly alongside the family that lives there, and becomes a part of the dreams and ambitions of the family’s young daughter.


New Arrivals 12/31/2019

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Such a Fun Age Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780525541905
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2019

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A REESE'S BOOK CLUB x HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK PICK

"The most provocative page-turner of the year." --Entertainment Weekly

"A great way to kick off 2020." --Washington Post

"I urge you to read Such a Fun Age." --NPR


Tiny Habits: The Small Changes That Change Everything Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780358003328
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - December 31st, 2019

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
The world’s leading expert on habit formation shows how you can have a happier, healthier life: by starting small. 

 
When it comes to change, TINY IS MIGHTY. Start with two pushups a day, not a two-hour workout; or five deep breaths each morning rather than an hour of meditation. In TINY HABITS, B.J.


Older, but Better, but Older: From the Authors of How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780385544863
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Published: Doubleday - December 31st, 2019

From the bestselling authors of How to be Parisian, what smart, savvy, fabulous French women think, feel and advise as they hit forty on life, love, and everything else


F*ck No!: How to Stop Saying Yes  When You Can't, You Shouldn't,  or You Just Don't Want To (A No F*cks Given Guide) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316529143
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Published: Voracious - December 31st, 2019

How to say no without being an a**hole, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck


We Must Be Brave Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780735218871
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2019

THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Spanning the sweep of the twentieth century, We Must Be Brave explores the fierce love that we feel for our children and the power of that love to endure. Beyond distance, beyond time, beyond life itself.

"A powerful story that proves how love itself requires courage." --Delia Owens, author of Where the Crawdads Sing


Sleep of Memory (The Margellos World Republic of Letters) Cover Image
By Patrick Modiano, Mark Polizzotti (Translated by)
$12.80
ISBN: 9780300248586
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Published: Yale University Press - January 7th, 2020

The newest best-seller by Patrick Modiano is a beautiful tapestry that brings together memory, esoteric encounters, and fragmented sensations

Patrick Modiano’s first novel since his 2014 Nobel Prize revisits moments of the author’s past to produce a spare yet moving reflection on the destructive underside of love, the dreams and follies of youth, the vagaries of


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God's Library: The Archaeology of the Earliest Christian Manuscripts Cover Image
$28.80
ISBN: 9780300248609
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Published: Yale University Press - January 28th, 2020

A provocative book from a highly original scholar, challenging much of what we know about early Christian manuscripts

In this bold and groundbreaking book, Brent Nongbri provides an up-to-date introduction to the major collections of early Christian manuscripts and demonstrates that much of what we thought we knew about these books and fragments is mistaken.


And Then We Grew Up: On Creativity, Potential, and the Imperfect Art of Adulthood Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780143132127
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Published: Penguin Books - December 31st, 2019

One of Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2019 

A journey through the many ways to live an artistic life—from the flashy and famous to the quiet and steady—full of unexpected insights about creativity and contentment,
 from the author of The Good Girl’s Guide to Getting Lost.


The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Powers of a Squirrel Cover Image
By Ryan North (Text by), Erica Henderson (Illustrator)
$10.39
ISBN: 9781302920456
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Published: Marvel - December 31st, 2019

Eating nuts. Kicking butts. No ifs, ands or buts. Thanos. Fin Fang Foom. Deadpool. One by one, they have fallen to her squirrel-based might - all completely, indisputably in canon. Now the Sciuridae super hero is about to face her biggest challenge yet: majoring in computer science at Empire State University! Oh, and also Galactus. But that college thing is the really hard bit.


What Were the Negro Leagues? (What Was?) Cover Image
$4.79
ISBN: 9781524789985
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 24th, 2019

This baseball league that was made up of African American players and run by African American owners ushered in the biggest change in the history of baseball.


Kindness Makes Us Strong Cover Image
$9.59
ISBN: 9781984816399
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Published: Dial Books - December 24th, 2019

This bright book by the creator of Love Makes a Family celebrates acts of kindness big and small.


Chinese New Year Colors Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9780823447510
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Published: Holiday House - December 24th, 2019

Celebrate Lunar New Year with a rainbow of traditions in this bilingual board book!

     Hóng is the color of firecrackers! Jīn is the hue of lucky coins. Zŏng is the shade of sweet peanut puffs. Welcome to the festivities of the Chinese New Year, where symbolic gifts, foods, and objects come together in a celebration of beautiful colors.


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