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Recitatif: A Story Cover Image
By Toni Morrison, Zadie Smith (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593315033
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Published: Knopf - February 1st, 2022

A beautiful, arresting story about race and the relationships that shape us through life by the legendary Nobel Prize winner—for the first time in a beautifully produced stand-alone edition, with an introduction by Zadie Smith
 


Black Cake: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593358337
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 1st, 2022

In this moving debut novel, two estranged siblings must set aside their differences to deal with their mother’s death and her hidden past—a journey of discovery that takes them from the Caribbean to London to California and ends with her famous black cake.


How Beautiful We Were: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593132449
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 1st, 2022

A fearless young woman from a small African village starts a revolution against an American oil company in this sweeping, inspiring novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Behold the Dreamers.


The Lost Daughter Cover Image
By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781609457693
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Published: Europa Editions - February 1st, 2022

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE directed by Maggie Gyllenhaal and starring Olivia Colman, Dakota Johnson, Paul Mescal, and Peter Sarsgaard

Another penetrating Neapolitan story from New York Times best-selling author of My Brilliant Friend and The Lying Life of Adults


Let Me Tell You What I Mean (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593312193
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Published: Vintage - January 25th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From one of our most iconic and influential writers, the award-winning author of The Year of Magical Thinking: a timeless collection that reveals what would become Joan Didion's subjects, including the press, politics, California robber barons, women, and her own self-doubt.


Never Tell Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250805829
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 25th, 2022

From popular political leader and lawyer Stacey Abrams comes a reissue of her romantic suspense novel, Never Tell, written under the name Selena Montgomery.


Light Years from Home Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311737
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Published: Mira Books - January 25th, 2022

Don't miss this Most Anticipated novel, as selected by BookRiot - The Portalist - IO9 - BookBub - SheReads - BiblioLifestyle - Den of Geek - GeekDad

"A rich backstory... a highly satisfying ending... All the stars for Chen's warmhearted space-travel story." -
Kirkus, starred review


A Brief History of Timekeeping: The Science of Marking Time, from Stonehenge to Atomic Clocks Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781953295606
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Published: BenBella Books - January 25th, 2022

"A wonderful look into understanding and recording time, Orzel’s latest is appropriate for all readers who are curious about those ticks and tocks that mark nearly every aspect of our lives."
Booklist
 
“A thorough, enjoyable exploration of the history and science behind measuring time.”


Her Hidden Genius: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781728229393
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - January 25th, 2022

"Marie Benedict brings human warmth and in-depth science to a novel on the life of Rosalind Franklin...A humanly as well as scientifically engaging read." —Financial Times

The new novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Mystery of Mrs. Christie!


Worn: A People's History of Clothing Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524748395
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Published: Pantheon - January 25th, 2022

A sweeping and captivatingly told history of clothing and the stuff it is made of—an unparalleled deep-dive into how everyday garments have transformed our lives, our societies, and our planet


Devil House: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374212230
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Published: MCD - January 25th, 2022

“It’s never quite the book you think it is. It’s better.”
The New York Times

From John Darnielle, the New York Times bestselling author and the singer-songwriter of the Mountain Goats, comes an epic, gripping novel about murder, truth, and the dangers of storytelling.


Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393882452
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 11th, 2022

Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR and Science Friday

A quest to explore some of the most spectacular ancient cities in human history—and figure out why people abandoned them.


Call Us What We Carry: Poems Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593465066
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Published: Viking Books - December 7th, 2021

The instant #1 New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestseller


The breakout poetry collection by #1 New York Times bestselling author and presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman


All About Me!: My Remarkable Life in Show Business Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780593159118
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Published: Ballantine Books - November 30th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • At 95, the legendary Mel Brooks continues to set the standard for comedy across television, film, and the stage. Now he shares his story for the first time in “a wonderful addition to a seminal career” (San Francisco Chronicle), “infused with nostalgia and his signature hilarity” (Parade).


Wish You Were Here: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781984818416
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Published: Ballantine Books - November 30th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Small Great Things and The Book of Two Ways comes “a powerfully evocative story of resilience and the triumph of the human spirit” (Taylor Jenkins Reid, author of Malibu Rising)


Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399592553
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Published: Random House - November 30th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In her latest book, Brené Brown writes, “If we want to find the way back to ourselves and one another, we need language and the grounded confidence to both tell our stories and be stewards of the stories that we hear. This is the framework for meaningful connection.”


Dava Shastri's Last Day Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538703861
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 30th, 2021

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK

MOST ANTICIPATED IN FALL 2021 by TIME, The Washington Post, Bustle,
 Goodreadsand Debutiful • An Indie Next Pick • A Publishers Marketplace Buzz Book for Fall/Winter 2021 • Longlisted fo


The Postmistress of Paris: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
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ISBN: 9780062946980
Published: Harper - November 30th, 2021

A NATIONAL BESTSELLER* A GMA BUZZ PICK * AN INDIE NEXT PICK* AN AMAZON BEST OF THE MONTH PICK, LITERATURE AND FICTION*A PEOPLE MAGAZINE PICK


The Witch's Heart Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593101193
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Published: Ace - November 30th, 2021

When a banished witch falls in love with the legendary trickster Loki, she risks the wrath of the gods in this moving, subversive national bestselling debut novel that reimagines Norse mythology.
 


Moonflower Murders: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780062955463
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Published: Harper Perennial - November 30th, 2021

Featuring his famous literary detective Atticus Pund and Susan Ryeland, hero of the worldwide bestseller Magpie Murders, a brilliantly complex literary thriller with echoes of Agatha Christie from New York Times bestselling author Anthony Horowitz.

Retired publisher Susan Ryeland is living the good life.


Go Tell the Bees That I Am Gone: A Novel (Outlander #9) Cover Image
$36.00
ISBN: 9781101885680
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Published: Delacorte Press - November 23rd, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Diana Gabaldon returns with the newest novel in the epic Outlander series.
 
The past may seem the safest place to be . . . but it is the most dangerous time to be alive. . . .


These Precious Days: Essays Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063092785
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Published: Harper - November 23rd, 2021

The beloved New York Times bestselling author reflects on home, family, friendships and writing in this deeply personal collection of essays.  


From Staircase to Stage: The Story of Raekwon and the Wu-Tang Clan Cover Image
By Raekwon, Anthony Bozza (With)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982168728
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Published: Gallery Books - November 30th, 2021

Legendary wordsmith Raekwon the Chef opens up about his journey from the staircases of Park Hill in Staten Island to sold-out stadiums around the world with Wu-Tang Clan in this revealing memoir—perfect for fans of The Autobiography of Gucci Mane and Hustle Harder, Hustle Smarter.


Clanlands Almanac: Season Stories from Scotland Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781529372151
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Published: Mobius - November 23rd, 2021

A seasonal meander through the wilds of Scotland.

If Clanlands was a gentle road trip through Scotland, this almanac is a top down, pedal to the metal up and down odyssey through the many byways of a Scottish year. An invitation to anyone who picks up the book to join us on a crazy camper van exploration over 12 glorious, whisky fueled months.


The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story Cover Image
By Nikole Hannah-Jones (Created by), The New York Times Magazine (Created by), Caitlin Roper (Editor), Ilena Silverman (Editor), Jake Silverstein (Editor)
$38.00
ISBN: 9780593230572
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Published: One World - November 16th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A dramatic expansion of a groundbreaking work of journalism, The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story offers a profoundly revealing vision of the American past and present.


Even Greater Mistakes: Stories Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250766502
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Published: Tor Books - November 16th, 2021

In her short story collection, Even Greater Mistakes, Charlie Jane Anders upends genre cliches and revitalizes classic tropes with heartfelt and pants-wettingly funny social commentary.

The woman who can see all possible futures is dating the man who can see the one and only foreordained future.


Termination Shock: A Novel Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780063028050
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Published: William Morrow - November 16th, 2021

New York Times Bestseller!


Noor Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780756416096
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Published: DAW - November 16th, 2021

From Africanfuturist luminary Okorafor comes a new science fiction novel of intense action and thoughtful rumination on biotechnology, destiny, and humanity in a near-future Nigeria.


A Bathroom Book for People Not Pooping or Peeing but Using the Bathroom as an Escape Cover Image
By Joe Pera, Joe Bennett (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250782694
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Published: Forge Books - November 16th, 2021

A USA TODAY BESTSELLER!

The cozy comedy of Joe Pera meets the darkly playful illustrations of Joe Bennett in A Bathroom Book for People Not Pooping or Peeing But Using the Bathroom as an Escape, a funny, warm, and sincere guide to regaining calm and confidence when you're hiding in the bathroom.


Taste Makers: Seven Immigrant Women Who Revolutionized Food in America Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781324004516
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 16th, 2021

A New York Times Editors' Choice pick
Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, Los Angeles Times, Vogue, Wall Street Journal, Food Network, KCRW, WBUR Here & Now, Emma Straub, and Globe and Mail
One of the Millions's Most Anticipated Books of 2021


Betrayal: The Final Act of the Trump Show Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593186329
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Published: Dutton - November 16th, 2021

***THE INSTANT New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and IndieBound BESTSELLER***

An NPR Book of the Day