New Arrivals 11/20/18

Fire & Blood: 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History) (A Song of Ice and Fire) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781524796280
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Published: Bantam - November 20th, 2018

The thrilling history of the Targaryens comes to life in this masterly work by the author of A Song of Ice and Fire, the inspiration for HBO’s Game of Thrones.


My Sister, the Serial Killer: A Novel Cover Image
$18.36
ISBN: 9780385544238
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Published: Doubleday - November 20th, 2018

"Pulpy, peppery and sinister, served up in a comic deadpan...This scorpion-tailed little thriller leaves a response, and a sting, you will remember."--NEW YORK TIMES

"The wittiest and most fun murder party you've ever been invited to."--MARIE CLAIRE


The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth: And Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9781524743680
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Published: Dutton - November 20th, 2018

"Delightfully horrifying."--Popular Science

This wryly humorous collection of stories about bizarre medical treatments and cases offers a unique portrait of a bygone era in all its jaw-dropping weirdness.


The Illustrated Secret History of the World Cover Image
$36.00
ISBN: 9781468315660
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Published: Overlook Press - November 20th, 2018

Since its first publication in 2008, The Secret History of the World has sold over 250,000 copies and established itself as the authoritative text on the subject of esoteric belief systems and secret societies.


Spy of the First Person Cover Image
$11.20
ISBN: 9780525563365
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Published: Vintage - November 20th, 2018

The final work from the Pulitzer Prize–winning writer, actor, and musician, drawn from his transformative last days
 


The Widows of Malabar Hill (A Mystery of 1920s India #1) Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9781616959760
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Published: Soho Crime - November 20th, 2018

1920s India: Perveen Mistry, Bombay's only female lawyer, is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case takes a turn toward the murderous. The author of the Agatha and Macavity Award–winning Rei Shimura novels brings us an atmospheric new historical mystery with a captivating heroine.


Everything All at Once: How to Think Like a Science Guy, Solve Any Problem, and Make a Better World Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781635652154
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Published: Rodale Books - November 20th, 2018

In the New York Times bestseller Everything All at Once, Bill Nye shows you how thinking like a nerd is the key to changing yourself and the world around you.


Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929-1941 Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143132158
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Published: Penguin Books - November 20th, 2018

Pulitzer Prize-finalist Stephen Kotkin has written the definitive biography of Joseph Stalin, from collectivization and the Great Terror to the conflict with Hitler's Germany that is the signal event of modern world history
 


Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald - The Original Screenplay (Harry Potter) Cover Image
By J.K. Rowling, MinaLima (Illustrator), J. K. Rowling
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338263893
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - November 16th, 2018

At the end of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander. But, making good on his threat, Grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule over all non-magical beings.


Swirl by Swirl (board book): Spirals in Nature Cover Image
By Joyce Sidman, Beth Krommes (Illustrator)
$6.39
ISBN: 9781328485434
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - November 20th, 2018

Sidman's lyrical poetry and Krommes' charming illustrations illuminate this intriguing shape found all throughout the universe. Young readers will enjoy discovering all of the different spirals in nature in this new board book edition. 

What makes the tiny snail shell so beautiful?


New Arrivals 11/13/18

Night of Miracles: A Novel Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780525509509
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Published: Random House - November 13th, 2018

The feel-good book of the year: a delightful novel of friendship, community, and the way small acts of kindness can change your life, by the bestselling author of The Story of Arthur Truluv
 


Fox 8: A Story Cover Image
By George Saunders, Chelsea Cardinal (Illustrator)
$13.60
ISBN: 9781984818027
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Published: Random House - November 13th, 2018

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Lincoln in the Bardo, a darkly comic short story about the unintended consequences unleashed by our quest to tame the natural world—featuring gorgeous black-and-white illustrations by Chelsea Cardinal.


Becoming Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781524763138
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Published: Crown - November 13th, 2018

An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States
 


Goodnight Trump: A Parody Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780316531139
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 13th, 2018

Turn out the lights on another endless day in Trump's America with this parody of Goodnight Moon by the bestselling duo behind Goodnight Bush -- putting to bed America's most yugely bad president ever.


Future Home of the Living God: A Novel Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062694065
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Published: Harper Perennial - November 13th, 2018

A New York Times Notable Book of 2017

Louise Erdrich, the New York Times bestselling, National Book Award-winning author of LaRose and The Round House, paints a startling portrait of a young woman fighting for her life and her unborn child against oppressive forces that manifest in the wake of a cataclysmic event.


Chicago: A Novel Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062797209
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Published: Custom House - November 13th, 2018

A big-shouldered, big-trouble thriller set in mobbed-up 1920s Chicago—a city where some people knew too much, and where everyone should have known better—by the Oscar-nominated screenwriter of The Untouchables and Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright of Glengarry Glen Ross.


Alternate Side: A Novel Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780525509875
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - November 13th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Captures the angst and anxiety of modern life with . . . astute observations about interactions between the haves and have-nots, and the realities of life among the long-married.”—USA Today


The Future Is Open: Good Karma, Bad Karma, and Beyond Karma Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9781590309537
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Published: Shambhala - November 13th, 2018

Renowned meditation master Chögyam Trungpa challenges popular misconceptions of the Buddhist doctrines of karma and rebirth, in the process showing how to step beyond karma on the path to awakening.


The Storyteller (The Reader #3) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780399176791
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - November 13th, 2018

The thrilling conclusion to the epic adventure that began with New York Times bestselling The Reader, "a series fantasy lovers will want to sink their teeth into." - Booklist, starred review


Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #2) Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780316508919
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 13th, 2018

The captivating and heart-pounding sequel to the New York Times bestselling and #1 Kids' Indie Next Pick Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow, as heroine Morrigan battles a new evil.


Zenobia Cover Image
By Morten Durr, Lars Horneman (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781609808730
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Published: Triangle Square - November 13th, 2018

A deeply moving and award-winning graphic novel about a young Syrian refugee.

Zenobia was once a great warrior queen of Syria whose reign reached from Egypt to Turkey. She was courageous. No one gave her orders. Once she even went to war against the emperor of Rome.


Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote Cover Image
By Kirsten Gillibrand, Maira Kalman (Illustrator)
$15.19
ISBN: 9780525579014
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 13th, 2018

From United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand comes an inspiring picture book about ten suffragists who fought for women's right to vote.


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