A little about Bookseller Rebecca:
Rebecca is a public health and sociology student, ice cream fiend, and theater enthusiast. When she's not reading, she can be found taking bike rides, creating art, and baking. Her favorite genres are general fiction, thrillers, memoirs, and essay collections.
These are the books she loves!
From the "astounding" (Entertainment Weekly), "spectacularly evocative" (The Atlantic), and "brilliant" (Los Angeles Times) author of the New York Times bestsellers The Recovering and The Empathy Exams comes a return to the essay form in this expansive book.
With the virtuosic synthesis of memoir, criti$17.99ISBN: 9781984896360Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - February 4th, 2020
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
For readers of Kara Thomas and Karen McManus, an addictive, twisty crime thriller with shades of Serial and Making a Murderer about a closed local murder case that doesn't add up, and a girl who's determined to find the real killer--but not everyone wants her meddling in the past.$25.99ISBN: 9781250122438Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Flatiron Books - May 8th, 2018
Best Book of the Year: NPR, Shelf Awareness
“I didn't know how much I needed a laugh until I began reading Stephen McCauley's new novel, My Ex-Life. This is the kind of witty, sparkling, sharp novel for which the verb ‘chortle’ was invented.” —Maureen Corrigan, Fresh Air$28.99ISBN: 9780345544988Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Ballantine Books - October 2nd, 2018
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of Small Great Things returns with a powerful and provocative new novel about ordinary lives that intersect during a heart-stopping crisis.
“Picoult at her fearless best . . . Timely, balanced and certain to inspire debate.”—The Washington Post$17.99ISBN: 9780525707189Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 29th, 2019
A comforting primer in emotional literacy and mindfulness that suggests we approach the feeling of sadness as if it is our guest.
Sadness can be scary and confusing at any age! When we feel sad, especially for long periods of time, it can seem as if the sadness is a part of who we are--an overwhelming, invisible, and scary sensation.$28.00ISBN: 9781538713297Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Grand Central Publishing - October 30th, 2018From the co-creator and co-star of the hit series Broad City, a "poignant, funny, and beautifully unabashed" (Cheryl Strayed) New York Times bestselling essay collection about love, loss, work, comedy, and figuring out who you really are when you thought you already knew.$16.99ISBN: 9781501174483Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster - June 4th, 2019
“Extraordinary...beautifully precise...[an] earnestly ambitious debut.” —The New York Times Book Review
“A wild, angry, and devastating masterpiece of a book.” —NPR
“[A] descendent of the Dickensian ‘social novel’ by way of Jonathan Franzen: epic fiction that lays bare contemporary culture clashes, showin$7.99ISBN: 9780440420477Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Yearling - March 13th, 2007
This series of modern classics about the charming Penderwick family from National Book Award winner and New York Times bestseller Jeanne Birdsall is perfect for fans of Noel Streatfeild and Edward Eager. Over one million copies sold, now with a bright new look!$27.99ISBN: 9780062470805Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: HarperOne - March 6th, 2018
Editor of the award-winning site Feministing.com, Maya Dusenbery brings together scientific and sociological research, interviews with doctors and researchers, and personal stories from women across the country to provide the first comprehensive, accessible look at how sexism in medicine harms women today.Currently UnavailableISBN: 9780062696793Availability: Temporarily UnavailablePublished: Harper - May 1st, 2018
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF THE SUMMER—SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING SCANDAL’S KERRY WASHINGTON
An addictive psychological thriller about a group of women whose lives become unexpectedly connected when one of their newborns goes missing.$15.95ISBN: 9781101873984Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Vintage - May 3rd, 2016
In this brilliant new novel—her first for adults since Summer Sisters—Judy Blume takes us back to the 1950s and introduces us to the town of Elizabeth, New Jersey, where she herself grew up. Here she imagines and weaves together a vivid portrait of three generations of families, friends, and strangers, whose lives are profoundly changed during one winter.Currently UnavailableISBN: 9781501187476Availability: Currently UnavailablePublished: Gallery/Scout Press - May 1st, 2018
Sisterhood is forever…whether you like it or not.
Prep meets Girls in White Dresses in Genevieve Sly Crane’s deliciously addictive, voyeuristic exploration of female friendship and coming of age that will appeal to anyone who has ever been curious about what happens in a sorority house.
Twinsets and pearls, secrets and kinship, rituals that hold sis$16.99ISBN: 9781455562725Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Grand Central Publishing - March 15th, 2016
From acclaimed poet and creator of the popular twitter account @SoSadToday comes the darkly funny and brutally honest collection of essays that Roxane Gay called "sad and uncomfortable and their own kind of gorgeous."$16.99ISBN: 9780060736262Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - November 6th, 2018
A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick
A special 75th anniversary edition of the beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the twentieth century.$28.00ISBN: 9780316551243Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Little, Brown and Company - August 7th, 2018Soon to be a Hulu Original Series
Journalist Beth Macy's definitive account of America's opioid epidemic "masterfully interlaces stories of communities in crisis with dark histories of corporate greed and regulatory indifference" (New York Times) -- from the boardroom to the courtroom and into the living rooms of Americans.