New Arrivals 7/10/18

Clock Dance: A novel Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9780525521228
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Published: Knopf - July 10th, 2018

NATIONAL BEST SELLER! A charming new novel of self-discovery and second chances from the best-selling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Spool of Blue Thread.


The Seas Cover Image
By Samantha Hunt, Maggie Nelson (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781941040959
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Published: Tin House Books - July 10th, 2018

Moored in a coastal fishing town so far north that the highways only run south, the unnamed narrator of The Seas is a misfit. She's often the subject of cruel local gossip. Her father, a sailor, walked into the ocean eleven years earlier and never returned, leaving his wife and daughter to keep a forlorn vigil.


From the Corner of the Oval: A Memoir Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780525509127
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - July 10th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “[This] breezy page turner is essentially Bridget Jones goes to the White House.”—The New York Times
 


The Poisoned City: Flint's Water and the American Urban Tragedy Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781250125149
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Published: Metropolitan Books - July 10th, 2018

When the people of Flint, Michigan, turned on their faucets in April 2014, the water pouring out was poisoned with lead and other toxins.


The Story of Arthur Truluv: A Novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781524798710
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Published: Ballantine Books - July 10th, 2018

“I dare you to read this novel and not fall in love with Arthur Truluv. His story will make you laugh and cry, and will show you a love that never ends, and what it means to be truly human.”—Fannie Flagg

An emotionally powerful novel about three people who each lose the one they love most, only to find second chances where they least expect them


Stay with Me: A novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101974414
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Published: Vintage - July 10th, 2018

A New York Times Notable Book

Shortlisted for the 2017 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction

One of the Best Books of the Year: NPR, The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, Chicago Tribune, BuzzFeed, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Post, Southern Living, The Skimm


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Reincarnation Blues: A Novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780399178504
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Published: Del Rey - July 10th, 2018

A wildly imaginative novel about a man who is reincarnated over ten thousand lifetimes to be with his one true love: Death herself.

“Tales of gods and men akin to Neil Gaiman’s Sandman as penned by a kindred spirit of Douglas Adams.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)


Things I Don't Want to Know: On Writing Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781635572247
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - July 10th, 2018

A shimmering jewel of a book about writing from two-time Booker Prize finalist Deborah Levy, to publish alongside her new work of nonfiction, The Cost of Living.


The Basque Dragon (The Unicorn Rescue Society #2) Cover Image
By Adam Gidwitz, Jesse Casey, Hatem Aly (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9780735231733
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - July 10th, 2018

The Unicorn Rescue Society is back!

Across the vast, blue ocean, in the mountains of the Basque Country, a fearsome creature has gone missing. And the Unicorn Rescue Society are the only ones who can save it.

 


Mightier Than the Sword Cover Image
$11.19
ISBN: 9781524785093
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Published: Penguin Workshop - July 10th, 2018

"Hilarious, fun, and wonderfully insane! It's more than just a book--it's a book you can play!"--Kristen Schaal

Wildly funny and inventive, this interactive book pulls you, the reader, into the action. Yes, YOU!


The Frightful Ride of Michael McMichael Cover Image
By Bonny Becker, Mark Fearing (Illustrator)
$13.59
ISBN: 9780763681500
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Published: Candlewick - July 10th, 2018

Bonny Becker and Mark Fearing join forces for a deliciously spooky story — with a twist ending that’ll leave readers hungry for more.


New Arrivals 7/3/18

The Banker's Wife Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780735218451
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 3rd, 2018

A USA Today Bestseller

"Immersive, satisfying, tense--and timely: This is probably happening for real right now."--Lee Child

"First-rate...Slick, heart-hammering entertainment."--The New York Times Book Review


How to Be Famous: A Novel Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9780062433770
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Published: Harper - July 3rd, 2018

Johanna Morrigan (aka Dolly Wilde) has it all: she is nineteen, lives in her own flat in London, and writes for the coolest music magazine in Britain. Her star is rising, just not quickly enough for her liking.


What to Read and Why Cover Image
$19.19
ISBN: 9780062397867
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Published: Harper - July 3rd, 2018

In this brilliant collection, the follow-up to her New York Times bestseller Reading Like a Writer, the distinguished novelist, literary critic, and essayist celebrates the pleasures of reading and pays homage to the works and writers she admires above all others, from Jane Austen and Charles Dickens to Jennifer Egan and Roberto Bolaño.


The Darker the Night, the Brighter the Stars: A Neuropsychologist's Odyssey Through Consciousness Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780307985798
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Published: Crown - July 3rd, 2018

When celebrated neuropsychologist Paul Broks's wife died of cancer, it sparked a journey of grief and reflection that traced a lifelong attempt to understand how the brain gives rise to the soul. The result of that journey is a gorgeous, evocative meditation on fate, death, consciousness, and what it means to be human.
 


Small Great Things: A Novel Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780345544971
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 20th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • With richly layered characters and a gripping moral dilemma that will lead readers to question everything they know about privilege, power, and race, Small Great Things is the stunning new page-turner from Jodi Picoult.

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE


Who Is Rich?: A Novel Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780812987539
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - July 3rd, 2018

A provocative satire of love, sex, money, and politics that unfolds over four wild days in so-called “paradise”—the long-awaited first novel from the acclaimed author of Sam the Cat
 
Includes an exclusive conversation with Curtis Sittenfeld
 


Made for Love: A Novel Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9780062280596
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Published: Ecco - July 3rd, 2018

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2017 BY

GQ • PopSugar • NPR • Huffington Post • Electric Literature • The New Yorker

CHOSEN AS A 2017 BEST SUMMER READ PICK BY


Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America's Origins to the Twenty-First Century Cover Image
$17.56
ISBN: 9781631494284
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - July 3rd, 2018

Far from the Tree: Young Adult Edition--How Children and Their Parents Learn to Accept One Another . . . Our Differences Unite Us Cover Image
By Andrew Solomon, Laurie Calkhoven (Adapted by)
$10.39
ISBN: 9781481440912
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 3rd, 2018

From New York Times bestselling author Andrew Solomon comes a stunning, poignant, and affecting young adult edition of his award-winning masterpiece, Far From the Tree, which explores the impact of extreme differences between parents and children.

The old adage says that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, meaning that children usually resemble their parents.


Minecraft: Guide to PVP Minigames Cover Image
$9.59
ISBN: 9781101966365
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Published: Del Rey - July 3rd, 2018

The official Minecraft: Guide to PVP Minigames contains some of the best games for you to re-create and play with friends in your own world.
 
When it comes to making your own fun in Minecraft, the player-versus-player minigame options are endless, and the only limit is your imagination.
 


The Girl with the Ghost Machine Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9781681197845
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - July 3rd, 2018

When Emmaline Beaumont's father started building the ghost machine, she didn't expect it to bring her mother back from the dead. But by locking himself in the basement to toil away at his hopes, Monsieur Beaumont has become obsessed with the contraption and neglected the living, and Emmaline is tired of feeling forgotten.


Astrophysics for Babies (Baby University) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781492671138
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Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - July 1st, 2018

Simple explanations of complex ideas for your future genius


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