New Arrivals 7/2/19

Deep River Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780802125385
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - July 2nd, 2019

Karl Marlantes's debut novel Matterhorn has been hailed as a modern classic of war literature. In his new novel, Deep River, Marlantes turns to another mode of storytelling--the family epic--to craft a stunningly expansive narrative of human suffering, courage, and reinvention.


Very Nice: A novel Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9780525655633
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Published: Knopf - July 2nd, 2019

"A story of sex and intrigue set amid rich people in a beautiful house with a picturesque swimming pool... Very funny." -Rumaan Alam, The Washington Post

A brilliantly funny novel of bad behavior in the post-Obama era, featuring a wealthy Connecticut divorcée, her college-age daughter, and the famous novelist who is seduced by them both.


What Do We Need Men For?: A Modest Proposal Cover Image
$22.39
ISBN: 9781250215437
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 2nd, 2019

As seen on the cover of New York Magazine, America's longest running advice columnist goes on the road to speak to women about hideous men and whether we need them.

"Carroll's lively prose careens in constant pursuit of pleasure...indefatigably funny and full of life." –Lindsay Zoladz, The Ringer


Last Witnesses: An Oral History of the Children of World War II Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9780399588754
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Published: Random House - July 2nd, 2019

From the Nobel Prize-winning writer, an oral history of children’s experiences in World War II across Russia—in the vein of The Unwomanly Face of War and Secondhand Time


The Air You Breathe: A Novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780735211001
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 2nd, 2019

"[A] glorious, glittery saga of friendship and loss... I read The Air You Breathe in two nights. (One might say I inhaled it.)." --NPR

"Echoes of Elena Ferrante resound in this sumptuous saga."--O, The Oprah Magazine


Pulse: A Novel Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062443045
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Published: Ecco - July 2nd, 2019

“Looking for a terrific read? I highly recommend PULSE. . .  It's a story to get lost in.” —Stephen King

“Harvey’s lethal imagination is cranked to eleven in this one . . . his best yet by far.  Superb!”
   — Lee Child


The Pope Who Would Be King: The Exile of Pius IX and the Emergence of Modern Europe Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780812989939
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - July 2nd, 2019

The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Pope and Mussolini tells the story of the bloody revolution that stripped the pope of political power and signaled the birth of modern Europe.


What to Read and Why Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062397874
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 2nd, 2019

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 King of Kindergarten Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781524740740
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - July 2nd, 2019

A New York Times bestseller!

A confident little boy takes pride in his first day of kindergarten, by the Newbery Honor-winning author of Crown.


The morning sun blares through your window like a million brass trumpets.It sits and shines behind your head--like a crown. Mommy says that today, you are going to be the King of Kindergarten!


Goodbye, Friend! Hello, Friend! Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780525554233
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Published: Dial Books - July 2nd, 2019

From the creator of The Rabbit Listened comes a gentle story about the difficulty of change . . . and the wonder that new beginnings can bring.


New Arrivals 6/25/19

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The Most Fun We Ever Had: A Novel Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9780385544252
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Published: Doubleday - June 25th, 2019

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Ambitious and brilliantly written."--Jane Smiley, The Washington Post

"Outstanding...[the] literary love child of Jonathan Franzen and Anne Tyler."--The Guardian


Big Sky (Jackson Brodie #5) Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780316523097
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 25th, 2019

Iconoclastic detective Jackson Brodie returns in a triumphant new novel about secrets, sex, and lies


Evvie Drake Starts Over: A Novel Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780525619246
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 25th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • #ReadWithJenna Book Club Pick as Featured on Today • “Everything a romantic comedy should be: witty, relatable, and a little complicated.”—People


After the End Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780451490568
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 25th, 2019

From New York Times bestselling author Clare Mackintosh comes a deeply moving and page-turning novel about an impossible choice—and the two paths fate could take.

“A beautifully written novel, compelling and clever, tender and true. I can’t stop thinking about it.”—Liane Moriarty


I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780525508960
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Published: Random House - June 25th, 2019

From The New Yorker’s fiercely original, Pulitzer Prize-winning culture critic, a provocative collection of new and previously published essays arguing that we are what we watch.

“Emily Nussbaum is the perfect critic—smart, engaging, funny, generous, and insightful.”—David Grann, author of Killers of the Flower Moon


Night of Miracles: A Novel Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780525509523
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 25th, 2019

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
 


My Year of Rest and Relaxation: A Novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780525522133
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Published: Penguin Books - June 25th, 2019

Entertainment Weekly’s #1 Book of 2018

“One of the most compelling protagonists modern fiction has offered in years: a loopy, quietly furious pillhead whose Ambien ramblings and Xanaxed b*tcheries somehow wend their way through sad and funny and strange toward something genuinely profound.”
— Entertainment Weekly 


Cherry Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780525435938
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Published: Vintage - June 25th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

A PEN/HEMINGWAY AWARD FINALIST

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: THE NEW YORKER  ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY • VULTURE VOGUE  LIT HUB 


Impeachment: A Citizen's Guide Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780143135173
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Published: Penguin Books - June 25th, 2019

“With insight, wisdom, affection, and concern, Sunstein has written the story of impeachment every citizen needs to know. This is a remarkable, essential book.” —Doris Kearns Goodwin


Wicked Fox Cover Image
By Kat Cho
$15.19
ISBN: 9781984812346
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - June 25th, 2019

An addictive fantasy-romance set in modern-day Seoul.

Eighteen-year-old Gu Miyoung has a secret--she's a gumiho, a nine-tailed fox who must devour the energy of men in order to survive. Because so few believe in the old tales anymore, and with so many evil men no one will miss, the modern city of Seoul is the perfect place to hide and hunt.


Level 13 (A Slacker Novel) Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781338286205
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 25th, 2019

From the bestselling author of Swindle, Restart, and Slacker is another hilarious story about an underachiever who learns to go above and beyond.


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Queen of the Sea Cover Image
By Dylan Meconis, Dylan Meconis (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781536204988
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Published: Walker Books US - June 25th, 2019

Cult graphic novelist Dylan Meconis offers a rich reimagining of history in this beautifully detailed hybrid novel loosely based on the exile of Queen Elizabeth I by her sister, Queen Mary.


The Bad Guys in The Big Bad Wolf (The Bad Guys #9) Cover Image
$4.79
ISBN: 9781338305814
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - June 25th, 2019

The Bad Guys are back for the monstrously funny 9th installment of the New York Times bestselling series!


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