New Arrivals 5/12/20

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The Last Trial Cover Image
$26.10
ISBN: 9781538748138
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 12th, 2020

Two formidable men collide in this "first-class legal thriller" and New York Times bestseller from Scott Turow: a "brilliant courtroom chess match" about a celebrated criminal defense lawyer and the prosecution of his lifelong friend -- a doctor accused of murder (David Baldacci).


Shakespeare for Squirrels: A Novel Cover Image
$26.09
ISBN: 9780062434029
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Published: William Morrow - May 12th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller!


The Black Cabinet: The Untold Story of African Americans and Politics During the Age of Roosevelt Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802129109
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Published: Grove Press - May 12th, 2020

A magnificently researched, dramatically told work of narrative nonfiction about the history, evolution, impact, and ultimate demise of what was known in the 1930s and 1940s as President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Black Cabinet.


Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780525510314
Availability: Backordered. Will not ship for 2 weeks or longer.
Published: Random House - May 12th, 2020

A mind-bending journey into the hidden universe of fungi, “one of those rare books that can truly change the way you see the world around you” (Helen Macdonald, author of H Is for Hawk).


Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency Cover Image
$24.26
ISBN: 9781324005704
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 12th, 2020

"One of the finest writers of the new nonfiction" (Harper’s Bazaar) explores the role of art in our tumultuous modern era.

In this remarkable, inspiring collection of essays, acclaimed writer and critic Olivia Laing makes a brilliant case for why art matters, especially in the turbulent political weather of the twenty-first century.


Enemy of All Mankind: A True Story of Piracy, Power, and History's First Global Manhunt Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780735211605
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 12th, 2020

“Thoroughly engrossing . . . a spirited, suspenseful, economically told tale whose significance is manifest and whose pace never flags.” —The Wall Street Journal
 
From The New York Times–bestselling author of The Ghost Map and Unexpected Life, the story of a pirate who changed the world


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The Ten Thousand Doors of January Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9780316421973
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Published: Redhook - May 12th, 2020

"A gorgeous, aching love letter to stories, storytellers and the doors they lead us through...absolutely enchanting."--Christina Henry, bestselling author of Alice and Lost Boys

LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER!
Finalist for the 2020 Hugo, Nebula, Locus, and World Fantasy Awards


The Turn of the Key Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9781501188787
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - May 12th, 2020

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“A superb suspense writer…Brava, Ruth Ware.


Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316343756
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - May 12th, 2020

A leading epidemiologist shares his "powerful and necessary" (Richard Preston, author of The Hot Zone) stories from the front lines of our war on infectious diseases and explains how to prepare for global epidemics -- featuring a new preface on COVID-19.


Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis Cover Image
$20.69
ISBN: 9780316409148
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 12th, 2020

A "riveting and illuminating" Bill Gates Summer Reading pick about how and why some nations recover from trauma and others don't (Yuval Noah Harari), by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the landmark bestseller Guns, Germs, and Steel.


Superman Smashes the Klan Cover Image
By Gene Luen Yang, Gurihiru (Illustrator)
$15.29
ISBN: 9781779504210
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Published: DC Comics - May 12th, 2020

The year is 1946. Teenagers Roberta and Tommy Lee just moved with their parents from Chinatown to the center of Metropolis, home to the famous hero, Superman. Tommy makes friends quickly, while Roberta pines for home. Then one night, the family awakens to find their house surrounded by the Klan of the Fiery Kross!


Private Lessons Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9781536209600
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Published: Candlewick - May 12th, 2020

In a standout debut for the #MeToo era, a young pianist devotes herself to her art — and to the demanding, charismatic teacher she idolizes.