New Arrivals 8/7/18

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Certain American States: Stories Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9780374265892
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 7th, 2018

Named a Summer Read by Vanity Fair, The Guardian, Nylon, Bustle and Literary Hub


The Distance Home: A Novel Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780525508748
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Published: Random House - August 7th, 2018

“[Paula] Saunders skillfully illuminates how time heals certain wounds while deepening others. . . . A mediation of the violence of American ambition.”—The New York Times Book Review


Through Two Doors at Once: The Elegant Experiment That Captures the Enigma of Our Quantum Reality Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9781101986097
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Published: Dutton - August 7th, 2018

The intellectual adventure story of the "double-slit" experiment, showing how a sunbeam split into two paths first challenged our understanding of light and then the nature of reality itself--and continues to almost 200 years later.


Ticker: The Quest to Create an Artificial Heart Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9780804138000
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Published: Crown - August 7th, 2018

It wasn’t supposed to be this hard. If America could send a man to the moon, shouldn’t the best surgeons in the world be able to build an artificial heart?


The Readymade Thief: A Novel Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780735221840
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Published: Penguin Books - August 7th, 2018

“The most must-read of all must-reads.” —Marie Claire

“A kickass debut from start to finish.” 
Colson Whitehead, author of The Underground Railroad

Lee Cuddy is seventeen years old and on the run.
 


Conversations with Friends: A Novel Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780451499066
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Published: Hogarth - August 7th, 2018

“Sharp, funny, thought-provoking . . . a really great portrait of two young women as they’re figuring out how to be adults.”
– Celeste Ng, "Late Night with Seth Meyers Podcast" 

Winner of the 2017 Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year


The Awkward Thoughts of W. Kamau Bell: Tales of a 6' 4
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101985885
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Published: Dutton - August 7th, 2018

A memoir and manifesto from the comedian, hit podcast host, and star of United Shades of America


My Own Words Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781501145254
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 7th, 2018

The New York Times bestselling book from Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg—“a comprehensive look inside her brilliantly analytical, entertainingly wry mind, revealing the fascinating life of one of our generation's most influential voices in both law and public opinion” (Harper’s Bazaar).

My Own Words “showcases Ruth Ginsburg


Catwoman: Soulstealer (DC Icons Series) Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780399549694
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 7th, 2018

Sizzling with action and suspense, #1 New York Times bestselling author SARAH J. MAAS delivers a coming-of-age Selina Kyle who will steal readers' hearts in a new, highly anticipated YA blockbuster: CATWOMAN!

When the Bat's away, the Cat will play. It's time to see how many lives this cat really has.


Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution Cover Image
By Kaelyn Rich, Giulia Sagramola (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781683690597
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Published: Quirk Books - August 7th, 2018

An activism handbook for teen girls ready to fight for change, social justice, and equality.


Lucy and the String Cover Image
By Vanessa Roeder, Vanessa Roeder (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780735230491
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Published: Dial Books - August 7th, 2018

A sweet and silly tale of unexpected friendship between a girl and the bear she finds at the end of a string.

When Lucy spots a string, she can't help but give it a yank, and before she knows it, she meets Hank! But this bear isn't quite sure what to make of Lucy, especially because the string is attached to his pants, and they're unraveling fast!


The Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot Cover Image
By Margaret Mcnamara, Mark Fearing (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9780525578857
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - August 7th, 2018

A solar system adventure with Aliens and robots!