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"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 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.
The definitive report on the disruption of the news media over the last decade.
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
A NEW YORK TIMES AND WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK
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OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTION
LONGLISTED FOR THE 2018 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION
$12.80ISBN: 9780735215092Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 5th, 2019
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AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
"A captivating family saga."--The New York Times Book Review$14.40ISBN: 9780143110255Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Penguin Books - February 5th, 2019
A finalist for the 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism
A New York Times Notable Book
From Zadie Smith, one of the most beloved authors of her generation, a new collection of essays$15.19ISBN: 9780062498564Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)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.$15.19ISBN: 9780451479853Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)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.$13.59ISBN: 9780544790858Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Clarion Books - February 5th, 2019Bestselling author Gary D.$11.99ISBN: 9781680523867Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Cottage Door Press - January 15th, 2019
A beautiful story about a girl, her blankie, and the connection we have with our objects of comfort.