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“A downright delightful read. . . [with] everything you want from a small town summer read: sweetness, charm, and a side of romance.” –HelloGiggles
A delightful novel about two headstrong sisters, a small town's efforts to do right by the community, and the power of a lost dog to summon true love
From the critically acclaimed author of This Burns My Heart comes a “luminous mother-daughter saga” (Entertainment Weekly) about a young woman who is forced to flee 1980s Brazil for California, and in doing so unearths the hidden life of her enigmatic mother.
Mara Alencar’s mother Ana is her moon, her sun, her stars.
For any woman who has experienced illness, chronic pain, or endometriosis comes an inspiring memoir advocating for recognition of women's health issues
$7.99ISBN: 9781419732096Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harry N. Abrams - June 25th, 2019$14.39ISBN: 9781499805529Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: little bee books - May 2018
"Victorious . . .$13.59ISBN: 9780062442215Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harper Perennial - June 25th, 2019
“The women at the heart of this novel inhabit the harsh world of the urban Indian poor, and struggle separately and together for dignity and survival. Thrity Umrigar has written a moving human tale that vividly brings to life both the women and the city of Mumbai.”—Salman Rushdie$15.99ISBN: 9781250153715Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: First Second - July 16th, 2019
In the second Adventure Zone graphic novel (adapted from the McElroy family's wildly popular D&D podcast), we rejoin hero-adjacent sort-of-comrades-in-arms Taako, Magnus, and Merle on a wild careen through a D&D railroad murder mystery.$12.80ISBN: 9780140157376Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Books - November 1991
A captivating fantasy novel for readers of all ages, by the author of Midnight’s Children and The Satanic Verses
“This is, simply put, a book for anyone who loves a good story. It’s also a work of literary genius.” —Stephen King
$14.39ISBN: 9781524773205Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 11th, 2019
Let boys cry! This picture book imagines a world in which boys are encouraged to express their full range of emotions.$21.60ISBN: 9781538746653Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Grand Central Publishing - May 14th, 2019An Entertainment Weekly Best Book of May 2019A TIME Magazine Best Book of May 2019A Cosmopolitan Best Book of May 2019An Oprah Magazine Best LGBTQ Book of 2019$13.56ISBN: 9781786633835Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Verso - October 2nd, 2018
A lyrical debut novel from a musician and artist renowned for her sharp sexual and political imagery$13.60ISBN: 9780812987140Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 3rd, 2018
Finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize • “In all of the literature addressing education, race, poverty, and criminal justice, there has been nothing quite like Reading with Patrick.”—The Atlantic$15.99ISBN: 9781603094504Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Top Shelf Productions - July 16th, 2019
New York Times Bestseller!
A stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned within American concentration camps during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon -- and America itself -- in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love.$15.19ISBN: 9780823442867Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Neal Porter Books - June 11th, 2019
Jamie's day at the beach turns into the perfect place for an artistic adventure.
All Jamie wants is to spend some time alone at the beach and finish her art project in the sand. But everyone around keeps asking her pesky questions she doesn't know how to answer: what are you making? Aren't you clever?$21.56ISBN: 9781616209049Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Algonquin Books - June 18th, 2019“Perhaps the finest and most profound account of ethnographic fieldwork and discovery that has ever entered the anthropological literature.”
—The Wall Street Journal
“If you want to experience a profoundly different culture without the exhausting travel (to say nothing of the cost), this is an excellent choice.”
—The Wash$15.19ISBN: 9781534437906Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 30th, 2019
“Anne McCaffrey for the next generation, and I absolutely devoured it.” —Mackenzi Lee, bestselling author of The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue
“Eagerly awaiting the sequel.” —Melissa Bashardoust, author of Girls Made of Snow and Glass
“A wondrous adventure.” —Tessa Gratton, author of Strange Grace