Staff Picks: 20% Off!

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The Late Bloomers' Club: A Novel Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9781101981245
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Published: Penguin Books - July 23rd, 2019

“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


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The Caregiver Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781501178795
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 9th, 2019

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.


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Ask Me About My Uterus: A Quest to Make Doctors Believe in Women's Pain Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781568589411
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Published: Bold Type Books - March 5th, 2019

For any woman who has experienced illness, chronic pain, or endometriosis comes an inspiring memoir advocating for recognition of women's health issues


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The Epic Crush of Genie Lo Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781419732096
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - June 25th, 2019

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Prince & Knight Cover Image
By Daniel Haack, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781499805529
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Published: little bee books - May 2018

"Victorious . . .


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The Secrets Between Us: A Novel Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062442215
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Published: 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


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The Adventure Zone: Murder on the Rockport Limited! Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250153715
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Published: 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.


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Haroun and the Sea of Stories Cover Image
$12.80
ISBN: 9780140157376
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Published: 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


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Big Boys Cry Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9781524773205
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Published: 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.


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Out East: Memoir of a Montauk Summer Cover Image
$21.60
ISBN: 9781538746653
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 14th, 2019

An Entertainment Weekly Best Book of May 2019
A TIME Magazine Best Book of May 2019
A Cosmopolitan Best Book of May 2019
An Oprah Magazine Best LGBTQ Book of 2019


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Paradise Rot: A Novel Cover Image
By Jenny Hval, Marjam Idriss (Translated by)
$13.56
ISBN: 9781786633835
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Published: Verso - October 2nd, 2018

A lyrical debut novel from a musician and artist renowned for her sharp sexual and political imagery


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Reading with Patrick: A Teacher, a Student, and a Life-Changing Friendship Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780812987140
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Published: 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


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They Called Us Enemy Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781603094504
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Published: 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.


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Hum and Swish Cover Image
$15.19
ISBN: 9780823442867
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Published: 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?


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A Death in the Rainforest: How a Language and a Way of Life Came to an End in Papua New Guinea Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9781616209049
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Published: 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


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$15.19
ISBN: 9781534437906
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Published: 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