New Arrivals 9/3/19

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Ducks, Newburyport Cover Image
$18.36
ISBN: 9781771963077
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Biblioasis - September 10th, 2019

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2019 BOOKER PRIZE Baking a multitude of tartes tatins for local restaurants, an Ohio housewife contemplates her four kids, husband, cats and chickens. Also, America's ignoble past, and her own regrets.


Quichotte: A Novel Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780593132982
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Published: Random House - September 3rd, 2019

A dazzling Don Quixote for the modern age—an epic tour de force that is as much an homage to an immortal work of literature as it is to the quest for love and family, by Booker Prize–winning, internationally bestselling author Salman Rushdie 

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE


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A Fortune for Your Disaster Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9781947793439
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Published: Tin House Books - September 3rd, 2019

"When an author's unmitigated brilliance shows up on every page, it's tempting to skip a description and just say, Read this Such is the case with this breathlessly powerful, deceptively breezy book of poetry." --Booklist, Starred Review


Whose Story Is This?: Old Conflicts, New Chapters Cover Image
$12.76
ISBN: 9781642590180
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 3rd, 2019

New feminist essays for the #MeToo era from the international best-selling author of Men Explain Things to Me.


The Paris Orphan Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781538764893
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Published: Forever - September 3rd, 2019

An American soldier and an enterprising photographer brave occupied France during World War II to help give a little girl her dream--a family--in this gripping novel from the bestselling author of The Paris Seamstress.


Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780525434955
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Published: Anchor - September 3rd, 2019

From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, the powerful story of how a prominent white supremacist changed his heart and mind


Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military Cover Image
$15.16
ISBN: 9780393357462
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 3rd, 2019

In this far-reaching foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-author Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war.


Things That Make White People Uncomfortable Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9781642590234
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 3rd, 2019

A version for Young Adults is also available.

Michael Bennett is a Super Bowl Champion, a three-time Pro Bowl defensive end, a fearless activist, a feminist, a grassroots philanthropist, an organizer, and a change maker. He's also one of the most scathingly humorous athletes on the planet, and he wants to make you uncomfortable.


American Royals Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9781984830173
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019

New York Times Bestseller

What if America had a royal family? If you can't get enough of Harry and Meghan or Kate and William, meet American princesses Beatrice and Samantha. Crazy Rich Asians meets The Crown. Perfect for fans of Red, White, and Royal Blue and The Royal We!


Two princesses vying for the ultimate crown.


Strange Birds: A Field Guide to Ruffling Feathers Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780425290439
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Published: Kokila - September 3rd, 2019

From the award-winning author of The First Rule of Punk comes the story of four kids who form an alternative Scout troop that shakes up their sleepy Florida town.

"Writing with wry restraint that's reminiscent of Kate DiCamillo... a beautiful tale of the value of friendship against unconquerable odds." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review!)


Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You Cover Image
By Sonia Sotomayor, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9780525514121
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Published: Philomel Books - September 3rd, 2019

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and award-winning artist Rafael Lopez create a kind and caring book about the differences that make each of us unique.


Mr. Nogginbody Gets a Hammer Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9781324003441
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Published: Norton Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019

If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.