New Arrivals 9/16/14

New books on our shelves this week.

    

The Paying Guests Cover Image
$26.06
ISBN: 9781594633119
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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: Book Three of The Century Trilogy Cover Image
$28.80
ISBN: 9780525953098
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Published: Viking - September 16th, 2014

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


Wolf in White Van: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374292089
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 16th, 2014

The New York Times Bestseller
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
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ISBN: 9780316216821
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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
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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
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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 Bolaño, Natasha Wimmer (Translated by)
$17.96
ISBN: 9780811223355
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Published: New Directions - September 16th, 2014

A Little Lumpen Novelita percolates with a young writer's fierce ambitions and intensely tender love of women.

“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
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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 (ReVisioning American History #3) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807000403
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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
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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
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Published: Currency - September 16th, 2014

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.

The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find singular ways to create those new things.


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

The first major biography of an American icon, comedian Bill Cosby.


Sugar Skull (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
$20.70
ISBN: 9780307907905
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Published: Pantheon - 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 (Translated by)
$11.95
ISBN: 9781782270393
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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 (A Hal Challis Investigation #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781616954482
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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 (Will Robie Series #3) Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781455521180
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 16th, 2014

The world's greatest assassins are on a high-risk mission for the President--but a powerful mastermind wants them dead in this #1 New York Times bestselling thriller.


Strings Attached Cover Image
$14.40
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
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 16th, 2014

Named one of the Best Books of the Century by New York Magazine

Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward (Salvage the Bones, Sing, Unburied, Sing) contends with the deaths of five young men dear to her, and the risk of being a black man in the rural South.


The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics, and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062079619
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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
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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 (The Lewis Walpole Series in Eighteenth-Century Culture and History) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780300209402
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Published: Yale University Press - September 30th, 2014

A unique account of the American Revolution, told from the perspective of the leaders who conducted the British war effort

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?


The Infinite Sea: The Second Book of the 5th Wave Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780399162428
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - 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
$16.19
ISBN: 9780399256073
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Published: Philomel Books - September 16th, 2014

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


Mix It Up (Interactive Books for Toddlers, Learning Colors for Toddlers, Preschool and Kindergarten Reading Books) Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781452137353
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 16th, 2014

An interactive picture book from the New York Times bestselling "Prince of Preschool"

Great for toddlers, preschoolers, and early readers to learn about combining colors in a fun and imaginative way.


Ah-Ha to Zig-Zag: 31 Objects from Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Cover Image
$16.16
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
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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 dark history.


The 8th Continent Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781595147547
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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
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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
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Published: HarperTeen - 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 (Elemental Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062207302
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Published: Balzer + Bray - 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
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 16th, 2014

Chikit-chikit-chik!


I am Albert Einstein (Ordinary People Change the World) Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9780803740846
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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 (Board Book) (A Dinosaur vs. Book) Cover Image
By Bob Shea, Bob Shea (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781423168249
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 16th, 2014

The Classic Tale of Peter Rabbit Board Book Cover Image
By Charles Santore (Illustrator), Beatrix Potter
$7.16
ISBN: 9781604335118
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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.

From a frightening journey out of Mr. McGregor’s garden to his fir-tree home with Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-tail, Peter Rabbit leads the most risky and adventurous life of the bunnies.


New Arrivals 9/9/14

New books on our shelves this week.

The Children Act Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385539708
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Published: Nan A. Talese - September 9th, 2014

Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge who presides over cases in the family court. She is renowned for her fierce intelligence, exactitude, and sensitivity. But her 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: A novel Cover Image
$22.36
ISBN: 9780385353304
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Published: Knopf - September 9th, 2014

2014 National Book Award Finalist

A New York Times Bestseller


The Dog Cover Image
$22.06
ISBN: 9780307378231
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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 (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781451626117
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Published: Atria 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.

Regarded as yet another threat to the volatile King Henry VII’s claim to the throne, Margaret Pole, cousin to Elizabeth of York (known a


The Marco Effect Cover Image
By Jussi Adler-Olsen, Martin Aitken (Translator), Steve Schein (Consultant)
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ISBN: 9780525954026
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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: A New Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries #43) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062297211
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Published: William Morrow - 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
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ISBN: 9780062204691
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Published: William Morrow - 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
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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
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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
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ISBN: 9780316332767
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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
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Published: Knopf - 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
$25.20
ISBN: 9780812993882
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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
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Published: Amistad - 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
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ISBN: 9780316230070
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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
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ISBN: 9780399170577
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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: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062291691
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Published: William Morrow - 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
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ISBN: 9781451636017
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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.

From Sam Harris, neuroscientist and author of numerous New York Times bestselling books, Waking Up is for the twenty percent of Americans who follow no religion but who suspect that important truths can


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
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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
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ISBN: 9781250055309
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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
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - 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
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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, PhD, Ralph Steadman (Illustrator), Ray Kurzweil (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781250046635
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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
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ISBN: 9780374129217
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Published: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giro - 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
An NBC News Top Science and Tech Book of 2014


Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804179072
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 9th, 2014

"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton


The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014 (The O. Henry Prize Collection) Cover Image
By Laura Furman (Editor)
$12.75
ISBN: 9780345807311
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Published: Anchor - 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 2014 (The Best American Poetry series) Cover Image
By David Lehman (Editor), Terrance Hayes (Editor)
$17.09
ISBN: 9781476708171
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Published: Scribner - 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).

The first book of poetry that Terrance Hayes ever bought was the 1990 edition of The Best American Poetry, edited by Jorie Graham.


Salvation of a Saint: A Detective Galileo Novel (Detective Galileo Series #2) Cover Image
By Keigo Higashino, Alexander O. Smith (Translated by)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781250036278
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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: A William Monk Novel Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780345536723
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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: A Novel Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780316205887
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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: An Homage to P.G. Wodehouse Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250049063
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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 (The Jack Carter Trilogy #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616955038
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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
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - 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
$15.16
ISBN: 9780307456700
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Published: Anchor - 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
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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.


The Buddha Walks into the Office: A Guide to Livelihood for a New Generation Cover Image
$11.96
ISBN: 9781611800616
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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 (TED Books) Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781476784809
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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.

What is it like to grow up with a terrorist in your home?


Salinger Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781476744858
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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.


Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780465064953
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Published: Basic Books - September 9th, 2014

An awesome, globe-spanning, and New York Times bestselling journey through the beauty and power of mathematics


Happiness: Ten Years of n+1: Ten Years of n+1 Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780865478220
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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: An Unconventional History of Ballooning Cover Image
$16.16
ISBN: 9780307742322
Availability: Backordered.
Published: Vintage - 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
$13.60
ISBN: 9780345549839
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 9th, 2014

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • A debut collection of witty, biting essays laced with a surprising warmth, from Jen Mann, the writer behind the popular blog People I Want to Punch in the Throat
 
People I want to punch in the throat:
• anyone who feels the need to bling her washer and dryer
• humblebraggers


Public Enemy: Confessions of an American Dissident Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780807061107
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Published: Beacon Press - 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 (Classic Seuss) Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780385382984
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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
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Published: Big Picture Press - September 9th, 2014

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


Guinness World Records 2015 Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9781908843630
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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
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ISBN: 9781481420471
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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

Matthew Van Fleet’s huggable multiconcept book introduces preschoolers to the months of the year, textures, colors, and fascinating sea creatures.


The Bunny Rabbit Show! (Boynton on Board) Cover Image
$5.56
ISBN: 9780761180609
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - 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 . . .


Egg and Spoon Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780763672201
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Published: Candlewick - 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
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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
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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 (I Hunt Killers #3) Cover Image
$16.20
ISBN: 9780316198707
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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
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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.

Matt has always been nothing but a clone—grown from a strip of old El Patro


Kiss of Broken Glass Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9780062306562
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Published: HarperTeen - 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
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ISBN: 9781606844632
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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 (Magisterium #1) Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780545522250
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 9th, 2014

Most kids would do anything to pass the Iron Trial.

Not Callum Hunt. He wants to fail.

All his life, Call has been warned by his father to stay away from magic. If he succeeds at the Iron Trial and is admitted into the Magisterium, he is sure it can only mean bad things for him.

So he tries his best to do his worst - and fails at failing.


Nightmares! Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780385744256
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Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - September 9th, 2014

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


The Popularity Papers: Book Five: The Awesomely Awful Melodies of Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-Chang Cover Image
$7.16
ISBN: 9781419713088
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 9th, 2014

The Popularity Papers: Book Seven: The Less-Than-Hidden Secrets and Final Revelations of Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-Chang Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419712708
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 9th, 2014

The Copernicus Archives #1: Wade and the Scorpion's Claw Cover Image
$3.19
ISBN: 9780062314727
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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
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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
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ISBN: 9780385753463
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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
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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
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Published: Candlewick - 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
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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
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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
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Published: Balzer + Bray - 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 pièce de résistance!

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


13 Words Cover Image
By Lemony Snicket, Maira Kalman (Illustrator)
$6.39
ISBN: 9780061664670
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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)
$19.79
ISBN: 9780763671242
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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 (Music Books for Children, African American Baby Books, Bob Marley Book for Kids) Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9781452138558
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 9th, 2014

Based on the timeless song by Bob Marley

Now available as a board book that is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers to learn about diversity, teamwork, and love.


You Are My Baby: Woodland Cover Image
By Lorena Siminovich (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781452134314
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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 discover animal habits in the forest.


You Are My Baby: Pets Cover Image
By Lorena Siminovich (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781452134307
Availability: Backordered.
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
By Andrew Zuckerman (By (photographer))
$7.19
ISBN: 9781452117225
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Published: Chronicle Books - 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 (By (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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