New Arrivals 2/12/19

The City in the Middle of the Night Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9780765379962
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Published: Tor Books - February 12th, 2019

*The Verge's Science Fiction and Fantasy Book We're Looking Forward to in 2019
*AV Club's 15 Most Anticipated Books of 2019
*Book Riot's Most Anticipated Books of 2019
*Kirkus' 30 Speculative Fiction Books You Should Read in February 2019
*Bookish's Winter's Must-Read Sci-fi & Fantasy


Lost Children Archive: A novel Cover Image
$22.36
ISBN: 9780525520610
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Published: Knopf - February 12th, 2019

“The novel truly becomes novel again in Luiselli’s hands—electric, elastic, alluring, new.” --Parul Sehgal, The New York Times

"Impossibly smart, full of beauty, heart and insight . . . Everyone should read this book." --Tommy Orange


Longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 


Rag: Stories Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780374246235
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Published: FSG Originals - February 12th, 2019

"Sharp, haunting . . . [Meijer] writes wonderfully of the trap of the self, with its impossible prisons of circumstance and identity, not to mention the perversity of being buried alive, alone, inside a body." --Merritt Tierce, The New York Times Book Review

One of Vol. 1 Brooklyn and Tor.com's Books to Read in February


The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9780525521037
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Published: Knopf - February 12th, 2019

Arguably the most celebrated and revered writer of our time now gives us a new nonfiction collection--a rich gathering of her essays, speeches, and meditations on society, culture, and art, spanning four decades.


Cloudbursts: Collected and New Stories Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780345805928
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Published: Vintage - February 12th, 2019

ONE OF THE WALL STREET JOURNAL'S BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR


Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780399588198
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - February 12th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed


High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062235077
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 12th, 2019

Joining the ranks of Evicted, The Warmth of Other Sons, and classic works of literary non-fiction by Alex Kotlowitz and J. Anthony Lukas, High-Risers braids personal narratives, city politics, and national history to tell the timely and epic story of Chicago’s Cabrini-Green, America’s most iconic public housing project.


What Are We Doing Here?: Essays Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781250310385
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Published: Picador - February 12th, 2019

New essays on theological, political, and contemporary themes, by the Pulitzer Prize winner


Watch Us Rise Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9781547600083
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - February 12th, 2019

"This stunning book is the story I've been waiting for my whole life; where girls rise up to claim their space with joy and power.” --Laurie Halse Anderson, New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of Speak


Feminism Is... Cover Image
By DK, Roxane Gay (Foreword by)
$10.39
ISBN: 9781465479556
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Published: DK Children - February 12th, 2019

"This book is something I wish I could have read when I was younger." --Roxane Gay, from the foreword of Feminism Is...


To Night Owl From Dogfish Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780525553236
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Published: Dial Books - February 12th, 2019

From two extraordinary authors comes a moving, exuberant, laugh-out-loud novel about friendship and family, told entirely in emails and letters.


Ten Rules of the Birthday Wish Cover Image
By Beth Ferry, Tom Lichtenheld (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781524741549
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019

A joyful picture book that celebrates every kid's favorite day of the year, full of adorable art from the illustrator of Goodnight Goodnight Construction Site and I Wish You More.

The most important rule is #1: It must be your birthday.


New Arrivals 2/5/19

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Bowlaway: A Novel Cover Image
$22.39
ISBN: 9780062862853
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Published: Ecco - February 5th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

A Recommended Book of 2019 from
Entertainment Weekly * O, The Oprah Magazine * Southern Living * BBC * Huffington Post * Lit Hub * Kirkus * Bustle * Publishers Weekly * BookRiot * Popsugar * Bookish * The Boston Globe * The Seattle Times * Vulture * Real Simple


Black Leopard, Red Wolf (The Dark Star Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780735220171
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 5th, 2019

The New York Times Bestseller
Wall Street Journal Bestseller
USA Today Bestseller

"A fantasy world as well-realized as anything Tolkien made." --Neil Gaiman

"Gripping, action-packed....The literary equivalent of a Marvel Comics universe." --Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times


Figuring Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781524748135
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Published: Pantheon - February 5th, 2019

Figuring explores the complexities of love and the human search for truth and meaning through the interconnected lives of several historical figures across four centuries—beginning with the astronomer Johannes Kepler, who discovered the laws of planetary motion, and ending with the marine biologist and author Rachel Carson, who catalyzed the environmental movement.


Merchants of Truth: The Business of News and the Fight for Facts Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781501123207
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 5th, 2019

The definitive report on the disruption of the news media over the last decade.


The Friend: A Novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780735219458
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 5th, 2019

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

WINNER OF THE 2018 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 

"A beautiful book … a world of insight into death, grief, art, and love." —Wall Street Journal

"A penetrating, moving meditation on loss, comfort, memory...Nunez has a wry, withering wit." —NPR


An American Marriage (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9781616208684
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Published: Algonquin Books - February 5th, 2019

A NEW YORK TIMES AND WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK

A 2018 BEST OF THE YEAR SELECTION OF NPR  * TIME  * BUSTLE  * O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE  * THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS  * AMAZON.COM

OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTION

LONGLISTED FOR THE 2018 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION


The Immortalists Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780735215092
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 5th, 2019

A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR:
The Washington Post, NPR, Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple, Marie Claire, New York Public Library, LibraryReads, The Skimm, Lit Hub, Lit Reactor

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"A captivating family saga."--The New York Times Book Review


Feel Free: Essays Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780143110255
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Published: Penguin Books - February 5th, 2019

Winner of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism 

A New York Times Notable Book

From Zadie Smith, one of the most beloved authors of her generation, a new collection of essays


On the Come Up Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780062498564
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 5th, 2019

This is the highly anticipated second novel by Angie Thomas, the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling, award-winning The Hate U Give.


The Waning Age Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780451479853
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - February 5th, 2019

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Glass Sentence, a lightly speculative, relevant puzzle box with undertones of Never Let Me Go.

The time is now. The place is San Francisco. The world is filled with adults devoid of emotion and children on the cusp of losing their feelings--of "waning"--when they reach their teens.


Pay Attention, Carter Jones Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780544790858
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Published: Clarion Books - February 5th, 2019

Bestselling author Gary D.


Nothing Is Scary with Harry Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781680523867
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Published: Cottage Door Press - February 19th, 2019

Nothing Is Scary With Harry is a story about a girl, her blankie, and being brave. The story follows Katie throughout her childhood as she overcomes various scary scenarios with the help of her friend Harry the blanket. Through Katie's connection to Harry, Katie's mother learns that lovies are like best friends, and have no expiration date.


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