A #1 New York Times Bestseller, Louise Penny's The Long Way Home is an intriguing Chief Inspector Gamache Novel.
Set in a small coastal town in North Carolina during the waning years of the American Revolution, this incandescent debut novel follows three generations of family—fathers and daughters, mother and son, master and slave, characters who yearn for redemption amidst a heady brew of war, kidnapping, slavery, and love.
Set in seventeenth century Amsterdam—a city ruled by glittering wealth and oppressive religion—a masterful debut steeped in atmosphere and shimmering with mystery, in the tradition of Emma Donoghue, Sarah Waters, and Sarah Dunant.
”There is nothing hidden that will not be revealed . . .“
High summer in Acker's Gap, West Virginia—but no one's enjoying the rugged natural landscape. Not while a killer stalks the small town and its hard-luck inhabitants. County prosecutor Bell Elkins and Sheriff Nick Fogelsong are stymied by a murderer who seems to come and go like smoke on the mountain.
From Susan Vreeland, bestselling author of such acclaimed novels as "Girl in Hyacinth Blue, Luncheon of the Boating Party, "and" Clara and Mr. Tiffany, "comes a richly imagined story of a woman's awakening in the south of Vichy France to the power of art, to the beauty of provincial life, and to love in the midst of war.
"F is for family. F is for fortune. F is for fraud. F is for fate."
From the internationally acclaimed author of "Measuring the World, " here is a dazzling tragicomedy about three brothers whose father takes on the occult and both wins and loses.
From one ofGranta's Best Young Brazilian Novelists, a literary masterpiece that will break your heart
The fourth volume in the Inspector Eberhard Mock Quintet, the series called "As Noir as it gets" by the The Independent.
From A to Z, the Penguin Drop Caps series collects 26 unique hardcovers—featuring cover art by Jessica Hische
A New York Times Best Seller
“Powerful...an important read." —Publishers Weekly
New York Times bestselling author Steve Almond takes on America’s biggest sacred cow: football
An in-depth portrait of the Crusades-era Mediterranean world, and a new understanding of the forces that shaped it
The first biography of Chilean novelist Roberto Bolaño, the author of the international bestsellers The Savage Detectives and 2666
A New York Times besteller!
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Giver of Stars, in an earlier work available in the U.S. for the first time, a surprising and moving romance set in an old-fashioned seaside town on the verge of unwelcome change.
Brilliantly executed psychological suspense (Booklist, starred review) from the bestselling author of The Wrong Mother
When Amber Hewerdine consults a hypnotherapist as a desperate last resort, she doesn't expect that anything much will change.
She doesn't expect it to help with her chronic insomnia.
Bestselling author Delia Ephron shares a deeply personal collection of stories and essays, anchored by a loving remembrance of her sister Nora.
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home and A Cloud in the Shape of a Girl, this dazzling novel is hailed as an “instantly addictive...tale of yearning, paradox, and hope.” (Booklist)
In 1917, Jessie Carr, fourteen years old and sole heiress to her family's vast fortune, disappeared without a trace. Now, years later, her uncle Oliver Beckett thinks he's found her: a young actress in a vaudeville playhouse is a dead ringer for his missing niece. But when Oliver confronts the girl, he learns he's wrong. Orphaned young, Leah Randall has been acting since she was a toddler.
The year is 1959, and strange events are brewing in Paris, a city where nothing (and no one) is as it seems.
We meet Will, who hails from Detroit and works at an international advertising agency, which is also a front for the CIA. Then there's the enchanting Zoya, who could cast a spell with her looks—and, as a witch, she often does (she also recently impaled her ex on a spike).
The world's most exclusive detective agency opens a new office-in Australia!With the best detectives in the business, cutting edge technology and offices around the globe, there is no investigation company quite like Private. Now, at a glittering launch party overlooking the iconic Opera House, Private Sydney throws open its doors.$18.00ISBN: 9780143125792Availability: Backordered at least 2 weeks or possibly unavailable.Published: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014
New York is a city of highs and lows, where wealthy elites share the streets with desperate immigrants and destitute locals. Bridging this economic divide is New York’s underground economy, the invisible network of illicit transactions between rich and poor that secretly weaves together the whole city.$15.26ISBN: 9780345806352Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Vintage - August 26th, 2014
From one of the foremost authorities on education in the United States, former U.S. assistant secretary of education, an incisive, comprehensive look at today’s American school system that argues against those who claim it is broken and beyond repair; an impassioned but reasoned call to stop the privatization movement that is draining students and funding from our public schools.$18.00ISBN: 9780143125785Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014
The Oscar-shortlisted documentary Command and Control, directed by Robert Kenner, finds its origins in Eric Schlosser's book and continues to explore the little-known history of the management and safety concerns of America's nuclear aresenal.
A myth-shattering exposé of America’s nuclear weapons$15.99ISBN: 9780062225801Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Ecco - August 26th, 2014
An Appetite for Wonder is a disarming account of world-famous evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins's early life, from his childhood in colonial East Africa to the writing of one of the twentieth century's seminal works, The Selfish Gene.$17.00ISBN: 9780143125822Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014
A revelatory and timely look at how technology boosts our cognitive abilities—making us smarter, more productive, and more creative than ever$17.00ISBN: 9780143125815Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014
A provocative meditation on the role of silence in Christian tradition by the New York Times bestselling author of ChristianityISBN: 9780143126089Availability: Unavailable.Published: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014
In the page-turning tradition of Black Hawk Down, the definitive account of the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai$16.99ISBN: 9780062283085Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Ecco - August 26th, 2014
Noise explores the human dramas that have revolved around sound at various points in the last 100,000 years, allowing us to think in fresh ways about the meaning of our collective past.$18.99ISBN: 9781568589534Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Bold Type Books - September 2nd, 2014
Fresh from the first 10 billion election campaign, two award-winning authors show how unbridled campaign spending defines our politics and, failing a dramatic intervention, signals the end of our democracy.
Blending vivid reporting from the 2012 campaign trail and deep perspective from decades covering American and international media and politics, political journalist John Nichols$15.26ISBN: 9780345803030Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Anchor - August 26th, 2014
A Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year$15.30ISBN: 9780143125686Availability: Backordered at least 2 weeks or possibly unavailable.Published: Penguin Books - August 26th, 2014
From the bestselling author of "The Battle for America" "2008" and longtime "Washington Post "correspondent, an inside view and analysis of the Obama-Romney presidential race$9.89ISBN: 9780545540605Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Graphix - August 26th, 2014Raina Telgemeier's #1 New York Times bestselling, Eisner Award-winning companion to Smile!$8.99ISBN: 9780545504904Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 26th, 2014Laugh out loud with Captain Underpants, the #1 New York Times bestselling series from Dav Pilkey, the creator of Dog Man!$11.69ISBN: 9780545433150Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Graphix - August 26th, 2014Kazu Kibuishi's #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling series continues!
Navin and his classmates journey to Lucien, a city ravaged by war and plagued by mysterious creatures, where they search for a beacon essential to their fight against the Elf King. Meanwhile, Emily heads back into the Void with Max, one of the Elf King's loyal followers, where she learns his darkest secrets.$16.99ISBN: 9780060092757Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Greenwillow Books - August 26th, 2014
How far would you go for a friend? In Nuts to You, the funny and moving illustrated novel by Newbery Medalist Lynne Rae Perkins, two squirrels go very far indeed to save a friend who has been snatched up by a hawk. Nuts to You “begs to be read aloud . . . another completely original and exceptional package from Perkins,” said the Horn Book.$16.19ISBN: 9780385375559Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Random House Studio - August 26th, 2014
Amy Krouse Rosenthal's New York Times bestselling picture book about a unicorn who believes that little girls are REAL is perfect for anyone interested in stories of friendship, unicorns, and the power of believing!
$16.16ISBN: 9781592701568Availability: Backordered. Will not ship for 2 weeks or longer.Published: Enchanted Lion Books - September 9th, 2014
Take Away the A is a fun, imaginative romp through the alphabet. The idea behind the book is that within every language there are words that change and become a different word through the simple subtraction of a single letter. In other words, without the "A," the Beast is Best.$16.19ISBN: 9780062194725Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: HarperCollins - August 26th, 2014
The fifth book of the #1 New York Times bestselling I Am Number Four series!
The Garde have suffered an unbearable loss. Number Five has betrayed them. Eight is gone forever. Ella has been kidnapped. The others are now scattered.$18.99ISBN: 9780385741415Availability: Backordered at least 2 weeks or possibly unavailable.Published: Delacorte Press - August 26th, 2014
From James Dashner, author of the #1 New York Times bestselling MAZE RUNNER series, comes the second book in the bestselling Mortality Doctrine series, an edge-of-your-seat cyber-adventure trilogy that includes The Eye of Minds and The Game of Lives.$8.99ISBN: 9781250061454Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Swoon Reads - August 26th, 2014
14 viewpoints, one love story. Sandy Hall’s debut novel is an irresistibly sweet romance between two college students told from multiple perspectives.$16.95ISBN: 9781419708718Availability: Backordered at least 2 weeks or possibly unavailable.Published: Amulet Books - August 26th, 2014Through texts and messages, the mega-bestselling, beloved Internet Girls series followed the ups and downs of school for three very different, very close friends. Now it’s freshman year of college for the winsome threesome, and *everything* is different. For one, the best friends are facing their first semester apart. Way, way apart.$17.09ISBN: 9780062342515Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: HarperCollins - August 26th, 2014
An astonishing memoir for the untold number of children whose lives have been touched by bullying. Positive is a must-read for teens, their parents, educators, and administrators—a brave, visceral work that will save lives and resonate deeply.$9.89ISBN: 9780062220974Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: HarperCollins - August 26th, 2014
Madeleine Roux's New York Times bestselling Asylum is a thrilling and creepy photo-illustrated novel that Publishers Weekly called "a strong YA debut that reveals the enduring impact of buried trauma on a place."$16.19ISBN: 9780062220998Availability: Backordered at least 2 weeks or possibly unavailable.Published: HarperCollins - August 26th, 2014
In the chilling second book in the New York Times bestselling Asylum series, three teens must return to the asylum that still haunts their dreams to end the nightmare once and for all.$9.99ISBN: 9780062198518Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - August 26th, 2014
Fans of classic frontier survival stories, as well as readers of dystopian literature, will enjoy this futuristic story where water is worth more than gold.$15.29ISBN: 9780375870644Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014
Believe in the possible . . . with this "warm, witty, and wise" New York Times bestselling novel from three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm. A perfect read about a child's relationship with her grandfather!
Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer.
Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far?
$6.29ISBN: 9780545132114Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 26th, 2014$11.69ISBN: 9780545521475Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Scholastic Inc. - August 26th, 2014FINAL HOURS.
Tick tock. Fifteen-year-old Amy Cahill has only a few days to live. There’s a poison coursing through her, and her only chance is to collect ingredients for an antidote. Too bad the antidote’s ingredients are scattered around the world.ISBN: 9780545224963Availability: Unavailable.Published: Scholastic Press - August 26th, 2014
Jarrett doesn't trust Kevon.But he's got to share a room with him anyway.$8.09ISBN: 9781442481428Availability: Backordered. Will not ship for 2 weeks or longer.Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - August 26th, 2014
A friendship between a young Native American and a colonial New England settler endangers them both in this “simply unforgettable” (Booklist, starred review) adventure story from Newbery Medalist Susan Cooper.
On the winter day Little Hawk is sent into the woods alone, he can take only a bow and arrows, his handcrafted tomahawk, and the amazing metal knife his father tra$16.99ISBN: 9780385371032Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Schwartz & Wade - August 26th, 2014
“A first-rate fantasy for middle-grade readers,” declares Booklist in a starred review, comparing Gabriel Finley to Harry Potter, Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials series, and The Mysterious Benedict Society.
$7.99ISBN: 9780375872921Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Yearling - August 26th, 2014
This reimagining of the Robin Hood legend tells the story of the young boy behind the bandit hero's rise to fame.
Will Shackley is the son of a lord, and though just thirteen, he’s led a charmed, protected life and is the heir to Shackley House, while his father is away on the Third Crusade with King Richard the Lionheart.
$18.99ISBN: 9781442490611Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014
Even a life on the untamed plains of Africa can’t prepare Wilhelmina for the wilds of an English boarding school in this lovely and lyrical novel from the author of Rooftoppers, which Booklist called “a glorious adventure.”
Wilhelmina Silver’s world is golden.ISBN: 9780763674724Availability: Unavailable.Published: Candlewick - August 26th, 2014
The top-selling U.K. series for middle-grade readers now crosses the pond!$8.09ISBN: 9780062218063Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: HarperCollins - May 12th, 2020
Warriors Super Edition: Tallstar's Revenge is an epic stand-alone adventure in Erin Hunter's #1 nationally bestselling Warriors series!ISBN: 9780062291431Availability: Unavailable.Published: HarperCollins - August 26th, 2014
An epic stand-alone adventure in Erin Hunter’s #1 nationally bestselling Warriors series!
In this Super Edition, return to ThunderClan after the events of the fourth Warriors arc, Omen of the Stars.$16.99ISBN: 9780062125163Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Balzer + Bray - August 26th, 2014
From the author of The Bully Book comes a timeless story about a young boy, his father, and the world that comes between them, which New York Times–bestselling author Peter Lerangis called "magical, mysterious, fresh, original, and full of heart."$7.19ISBN: 9781423186922Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014
A sinister Problem has occurred in London: all nature of ghosts, haunts, spirits, and specters are appearing throughout the city, and they aren't exactly friendly. Only young people have the psychic abilities required to see-and eradicate-these supernatural foes.$15.29ISBN: 9780545694810Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Scholastic Press - August 26th, 2014A comical twist on "Little Red Riding Hood" told by Cat and Dog!
Cat starts reading "Little Red Riding Hood" and explains, "It's a story about a little girl who always wears a red cape with a hood."
Dog says, "COOL! I love stories about superheroes. What's her special power?"
Cat says, "She doesn't have any special powers.$6.29ISBN: 9780545493291Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Cartwheel Books - August 26th, 2014In the latest installment of Tedd Arnold's NEW YORK TIMES bestselling Fly Guy series, Fly Guy puts on a show with all the new tricks that Buzz taught him. But when Fly Guy shows off The Backstroke, The Dizzy Doozie, and The Big Booger at dinner-time, Buzz tells Fly Guy only to do the tricks on command.$4.49ISBN: 9780062334213Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Greenwillow Books - August 26th, 2014
Learn to read with young Amelia Bedelia! Amelia Bedelia has been loved by readers for more than fifty years, and it turns out that her childhood is full of silly mix-ups, too!$5.39ISBN: 9780062333964Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Greenwillow Books - August 26th, 2014
In the fifth book in the New York Times?best-selling chapter book series about the childhood of America's favorite housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia takes to the field, the yoga mat, and the track, with hilarious results. Includes a guide to the idioms used in the book and features black-and-white art throughout.$16.19ISBN: 9780385376709Availability: Backordered. Will not ship for 2 weeks or longer.Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Wonderful Things You Will Be comes this companion to Dream Animals -- a celebration of the imagination of children dreaming both day and night!
$17.09ISBN: 9780545441964Availability: Backordered. Will not ship for 2 weeks or longer.Published: The Blue Sky Press - August 26th, 2014Two-time Caldecott Medalists Leo and Diane Dillon show children playfully creating a more generous, peaceful world where everyone shares with others.
All roads lead to kindness in this powerful final collaboration between Leo and Diane Dillon.$6.29ISBN: 9780545682923Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Cartwheel Books - August 26th, 2014It's the Old Lady as you've never seen her before! Now she's swallowing animals from the classic story...to create a home full of lovable pets!
With rhyming text and hilarious illustrations, this is the original song young readers know and love with a wacky twist. The perfect story to read all year long!$16.19ISBN: 9781481423533Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014
Alexander tries his hand at behaving in this hilarious companion to the bestselling classic Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.
Last night somebody ate a whole box of jelly donuts.$7.19ISBN: 9780061664670Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: HarperCollins - September 9th, 2014
From bestselling author Lemony Snicket and celebrated illustrator Maira Kalman comes an uproarious, whimsical word book like no other.$16.99ISBN: 9780385373111Availability: Backordered at least 2 weeks or possibly unavailable.Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014
Outer space, a moon base, and . . . bananas? Discover Ben Joel Price’s quirky extraterrestrial world and its unusual trio of guardians.
$17.06ISBN: 9781554983858Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Groundwood Books - September 9th, 2014
Every night when his parents turn off the light, strange creatures descend from the black space where the ceiling used to be . . . First comes one, then another, and then more and more. They stand all around him, staring, not saying a word. And then, worst of all, comes the dark, shapeless one that tells him, "I am what's there before there is anything there . .$16.19ISBN: 9781442487246Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - August 26th, 2014
An Irish family stays together with the help of Fiona’s talent for making one-of-a-kind lace in this heartwarming immigration story from the New York Times bestselling creator of The Keeping Quilt.
Many years ago, times were hard in all of Ireland, so when passage to America becomes available, Fiona and her family travel to Chicago.$16.19ISBN: 9780805098259Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - August 26th, 2014
Amid the hustle and bustle of the big city, the big crowds and bigger buildings, Little Elliot leads a quiet life. In spite of the challenges he faces, Elliot finds many wonderful things to enjoy—like cupcakes! And when his problems seem insurmountable, Elliot discovers something even sweeter—a friend.$15.26ISBN: 9781935179610Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)Published: Toon Graphics - September 1st, 2013
Son of both a god and a man, Theseus was destined for greatness. How did he become both the king of Athens and the creator of democracy? A must for fans of Percy Jackson and mythology-inspired video games--it will captivate young readers and nourish their imaginations.$7.19ISBN: 9780062306555Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Balzer + Bray - August 26th, 2014
Mo Willems's New York Times bestselling Cat the Cat series is now in board book format—the perfect baby gift.$6.29ISBN: 9780062306548Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Balzer + Bray - August 26th, 2014
Mo Willems's New York Times bestselling Cat the Cat series is now in board book format—the perfect baby gift.$8.09ISBN: 9781481421928Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - August 26th, 2014
Everyone’s favorite pig takes on the ABCs in this adorable board book that explores the alphabet with Olivia’s—and Caldecott Honoree Ian Falconer’s—signature creativity.
A is for accessories,
B is for books,
and O is for...
OLIVIA, of course!
Come along from A to Z in this unique and raucous romp through the alphabet as only Olivia could$28.95ISBN: 9781609911096Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business daysPublished: Ripley Publishing - September 9th, 2014
Reality Shock is the 2015 edition of Ripley's Believe It or Not bestselling annual series. This incredible collection is loaded with unbelievable facts, amazing stories, and incredible animals. With amazing photography, zany stories and unbelievable facts and figures, this book is sure to be a favorite with adults and children alike.ISBN: 9780545681629Availability: Unavailable.Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 26th, 2014Another year's worth of wild and wacky information from Ripley's Believe It or Not!
144 pages of awesomely weird information and photos. Cover includes eye-catching special effects!ISBN: 9780545679497Availability: Unavailable.Published: Scholastic Paperback Nonfiction - August 26th, 2014Updated for 2015 with the newest, most exciting facts and stats.
Need help with studying? Love trivia? Just want to impress your friends or teachers? The Scholastic Almanac for Kids 2015 has information about practically everything! If you have questions, this book has answers.$17.99ISBN: 9780763671235Availability: Backordered at least 2 weeks or possibly unavailable.Published: Big Picture Press - August 26th, 2014
The second in a visually stunning series, Information Graphics: Human Body shows just how interesting and humorous scientific information can be. Complex facts about the human body are reinterpreted as stylish infographics that astonish, amuse, and inform.ISBN: 9780545685825Availability: Unavailable.Published: Scholastic Inc. - July 29th, 2014
Calling all ninja LEGO(R) Ninjago continues to be a blockbuster.
The action continues with all your favorite ninja This book is packed with stories, games, and activities about the Masters of Spinjitzu. Comes with a minifigure of Zane, the White Ninja.ISBN: 9780439915304Availability: Unavailable.Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - August 26th, 2014A family drives through the snow to visit their beloved bubbe, who spreads out a Chanukah supper for everyone to enjoy. But one dish goes a little wrong:
"I know an old lady who swallowed a dreidel
A Chanukah dreidel she thought was a bagel...
Perhaps it's fatal."