New Arrivals 10/2/18

A Spark of Light: A Novel Cover Image
$23.19
ISBN: 9780345544988
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 2nd, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of Small Great Things returns with a powerful and provocative new novel about ordinary lives that intersect during a heart-stopping crisis.

“Picoult at her fearless best . . . Timely, balanced and certain to inspire debate.”—The Washington Post


Blood Communion: A Tale of Prince Lestat (Vampire Chronicles) Cover Image
$22.36
ISBN: 9781524732646
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Published: Knopf - October 2nd, 2018

The Vampire Chronicles continue with a riveting, rich saga--part adventure, part suspense--of Prince Lestat and the story of the Blood Communion as he tells the tale of his coming to rule the vampire world and the eternal struggle to find belonging, a place in the universe for the undead, and how, against his will, he must battle the menacing, seemingly unstoppable force determined to thwart hi


The Fifth Risk Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9781324002642
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 2nd, 2018

The Greatest Love Story Ever Told: An Oral History Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781101986677
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Published: Dutton - October 2nd, 2018

*A New York Times Bestseller*

Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman reveal the full story behind their epic romance--presented in a series of intimate conversations between the couple, including photos, anecdotes, and the occasional puzzle.


1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781523504459
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 2nd, 2018


“The ultimate literary bucket list.” —THE WASHINGTON POST
        

Celebrate the pleasure of reading and the thrill of discovering new titles in an extraordinary book that’s as compulsively readable, entertaining, surprising, and enlightening as the 1,000-plus titles it recommends.

Covering fiction, poetry,


On Desperate Ground: The Marines at The Reservoir, the Korean War's Greatest Battle Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780385541152
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Published: Doubleday - October 2nd, 2018

"On Desperate Ground is first-rate narrative history. Hampton Sides' characters are richly drawn, his background history engrossing, and his battle scenes bone-chillingly realistic--a great read."
--Daniel James Brown, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Boys in the Boat


The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781594634543
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 2nd, 2018

WINNER OF THE 2017 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD IN NONFICTION

FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS 

WINNER OF THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY'S HELEN BERNSTEIN BOOK AWARD  


Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780316352543
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Published: Hachette Books - October 2nd, 2018

The award-winning New York Times bestseller about the American women who secretly served as codebreakers during World War II--a "prodigiously researched and engrossing" (New York Times) book that "shines a light on a hidden chapter of American history" (Denver Post).


Ali: A Life Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781328505699
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Published: Mariner Books - October 2nd, 2018

Winner of the 2018 PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing
Winner of The Times Sports Biography of the Year

“As Muhammad Ali’s life was an epic of a life so Ali: A Life is an epic of a biography . . .


Leonardo da Vinci Cover Image
$17.60
ISBN: 9781501139161
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 2nd, 2018

The #1 New York Times bestseller from Walter Isaacson brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography that is “a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it…Most important, it is a powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life” (The New Yorker).

Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo da Vinci’s ast


Someday Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780399553059
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2018

The sequel to the New York Times bestseller Every Day, now a major motion picture starring Angourie Rice.

Every day a new body. Every day a new life. Every day a new choice.


Louisiana's Way Home Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780763694630
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Published: Candlewick - October 2nd, 2018

From two-time Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo comes a story of discovering who you are — and deciding who you want to be.


Start Now!: You Can Make a Difference Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780525514367
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Published: Philomel Books - October 2nd, 2018

For the youngest activists among us, a book geared just for them full of facts, stories, and tips on how to change the world, from #1 New York Times bestselling author Chelsea Clinton.

What can I do to help save endangered animals? How can I eat healthy? Why do I need to cover my mouth when I cough? What do I do if I'm being bullied?


The Wall in the Middle of the Book Cover Image
By Jon Agee, Jon Agee (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780525555452
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Published: Dial Books - October 2nd, 2018

A foolish knight is certain that his side of the wall is the safe side in this clever, amusingly meta picture book by the acclaimed creator of It's Only Stanley


New Arrivals 9/25/18

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing: A Novel Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9781524743444
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Published: Dutton - September 25th, 2018

THE INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Entertainment Weekly
’s 20 New Books to Read in September
Nylon’s 12 Great New Books To Read This September
Newsweek’s Best Books to Read in September 2018
Library Journal’s Best Debut Novels of 2018
BookPage’s Most Anticipated Fall 2018 Fiction


Hippie Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9780525655619
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Published: Knopf - September 25th, 2018

If you want to learn about yourself, start by exploring the world around you.
 


The Poison Squad: One Chemist's Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781594205149
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Published: Penguin Press - September 25th, 2018

From Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times-bestselling author Deborah Blum, the dramatic true story of how food was made safe in the United States and the heroes, led by the inimitable Dr. Harvey Washington Wiley, who fought for change


Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780316226189
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 25th, 2018

The rich, revealing, and thrilling story of five women whose lives and painting propelled a revolution in modern art, from the National Book Award finalist.


Five-Carat Soul Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780735216709
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 25th, 2018

One of The New York Times' 100 Notable Books of 2017

“A pinball machine zinging with sharp dialogue, breathtaking plot twists and naughty humor... McBride at his brave and joyous best.” —New York Times Book Review


Grant Cover Image
$17.60
ISBN: 9780143110637
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Published: Penguin Books - September 25th, 2018

The #1 New York Times bestseller.

Named one of the 10 Best Books of 2017 by The New York Times Book Review.

Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.

 


Endurance: My Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780525432432
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Published: Vintage - September 25th, 2018

NATIONAL BESTSELLER


The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781101984451
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Published: Dutton Caliber - September 25th, 2018

A riveting, true-life tale of military history, engineering genius, and high-stakes spy-craft set during the height of the Cold War.

In the early hours of February 25, 1968, a Russian submarine armed with three nuclear ballistic missiles set sail from its base in Siberia on a routine combat patrol to Hawaii. Then it vanished.


The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780525577942
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Published: Delacorte Press - September 25th, 2018

The New York Times bestseller! "Exquisitely disturbing," raves internationally bestselling author Stephanie Garber of this stunning and dark reimagining of Frankenstein.


Squirm Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780385752978
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 25th, 2018

Newbery Honor-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling author Carl Hiaasen--beloved for his modern classics like Hoot and Chomp--delivers a wildly entertaining novel involving snakes, grizzlies, a missing dad, a menacing drone, and more!

Some facts about Billy Dickens:


The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid Cover Image
By Dylan Thuras, Rosemary Mosco, Joy Ang (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781523503544
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 18th, 2018

Created by the team behind the #1 New York Times bestselling Atlas Obscura,The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid is a thrilling expedition to 100 of the most surprising, mysterious, and weird-but-true places on earth. 

For curious kids, this is the chance to embark on the journey of a lifetime—and see ho


Timmy Failure: It's the End When I Say It's the End Cover Image
By Stephan Pastis, Stephan Pastis (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781536202403
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Published: Candlewick - September 25th, 2018

In the series finale, Timmy Failure and his class create a hilarious film about his life — just in time for the holidays.


There's a Hole in the Log on the Bottom of the Lake Cover Image
By Loren Long (Illustrator), Loren Long
$14.39
ISBN: 9780399163999
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Published: Philomel Books - September 25th, 2018

Built for giggles and fun read-alouds, this classic children's song has been adapted by #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator of Love and Otis, Loren Long!

"One to visit again and again..." --Publishers Weekly


There's a log on the bottom of the lake


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