New Arrivals 2/13/18

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White Houses Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780812995664
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Random House - February 13th, 2018

For readers of The Paris Wife and The Swans of Fifth Avenue comes a "sensuous, captivating account of a forbidden affair between two women" (People)--Eleanor Roosevelt and "first friend" Lorena Hickok.


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The Ghost Notebooks Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9781101871096
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Published: Pantheon Books - February 13th, 2018

Belletrist Book of the Month

" An] elegant, eerie new novel . . . Powerful." --The Washington Post

A supernatural story of love, ghosts, and madness as a young couple, newly engaged, become caretakers of a historic museum.


High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing Cover Image
$22.39
ISBN: 9780062235060
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Published: Harper - February 6th, 2018

Joining the ranks of Evicted, The Warmth of Other Suns, 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.


Cause: . . . and How It Doesn't Always Equal Effect Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9781612196763
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Published: Melville House Publishing - February 13th, 2018

The Freakonomics of the sociology world. This book shows how deeply irrational we humans are, and what we can do about it


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Shadowbahn Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780735212022
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Published: Blue Rider Press - February 13th, 2018

A LA TIMES' BEST BOOK OF 2017 (FICTION)


The Idiot Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780143111061
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Published: Penguin Books - February 13th, 2018

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book

Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction

"An addictive, sprawling epic; I wolfed it down."
--Miranda July, author of The First Bad Man and It Chooses You

"Easily the funniest book I've read this year."
--GQ


The Master Algorithm: How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780465094271
Availability: Backordered
Published: Basic Books - February 13th, 2018

"Wonderfully erudite, humorous, and easy to read." --KDNuggets


A Primer for Poets and Readers of Poetry Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9780393253924
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 13th, 2018

A Primer for Poets and Readers of Poetry guides the young poet toward a deeper understanding of how poetry can function in his or her life, while also introducing the art in an exciting new way.


Between the Lines Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780399246883
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 13th, 2018

This thought-provoking companion to Nikki Grimes' Coretta Scott King Award-winning Bronx Masquerade shows the capacity poetry has to express ideas and feelings, and connect us with ourselves and others.


Crypt Quest/Space Battles: A Play-Your-Way Book (Midnight Arcade #1) Cover Image
By Gabe Soria, Kendall Hale (Illustrator)
$11.19
ISBN: 9781524784294
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 13th, 2018

Trapped in a 80's era haunted video arcade, Midnight Arcade is a play-your-way adventure tale in which the reader determines the course of action, ultimately controlling whether they live . . . or die