Fall 2019 Publisher Rep picks, Part 1

Publisher reps from five publishing houses banded together to put together their picks for the upcoming season; for holiday gift-giving, and for their favorite reads. Have a look below at some of their picks!

Agent Running in the Field: A Novel Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781984878878
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Published: Viking - October 22nd, 2019

“[Le Carré’s] novels are so brilliant because they’re emotionally and psychologically absolutely true, but of course they’re novels.” —New York Times Book Review

A new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author John le Carré, a great holiday book gift

 


A Single Thread: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525558248
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Published: Viking - September 17th, 2019

"A buoyant tale about the path to acceptance and joy--beginning, like all journeys, with one brave step."--People


The Giver of Stars: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399562488
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Published: Pamela Dorman Books - October 8th, 2019

A REESE WITHERSPOON x HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK CLUB PICK

I’ve been a huge Jojo Moyes fan. Her characters are so compelling. . . It’s such a great narrative about personal strength and really captures how books bring communities together.” –Reese Witherspoon

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!


Red at the Bone: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525535270
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 17th, 2019

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

One of OPRAH MAGAZINE’S "BEST BOOKS OF 2019"

NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR


"An exquisite tale of family legacy….The power and poetry of Woodson’s writing conjures up Toni Morrison." – People

 


On Swift Horses: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525538110
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 5th, 2019

“Cinematic . . . The spaces she creates for her characters . . . have the aura of realms.” —The New York Times Book Review

Named a Most Anticipated Book of Fall by The New York Times, Real Simple, Electric Literature, and more.


Little Fires Everywhere: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735224315
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Published: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019

The #1 New York Times bestseller!

Soon to be a Hulu limited series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.

Named a Best Book of the Year by: 


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My Year of Rest and Relaxation: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525522133
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Published: Penguin Books - June 25th, 2019

Entertainment Weekly’s #1 Book of 2018

“One of the most compelling protagonists modern fiction has offered in years: a loopy, quietly furious pillhead whose Ambien ramblings and Xanaxed b*tcheries somehow wend their way through sad and funny and strange toward something genuinely profound.”
— Entertainment Weekly 


The Poetry Remedy: Prescriptions for the Heart, Mind, and Soul Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525561088
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Published: Viking - October 15th, 2019

A beautiful collection of curated poems, individually selected to provide the perfect balm for every emotional need


Upstream: Selected Essays Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143130086
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Published: Penguin Books - October 29th, 2019

One of O, The Oprah Magazine’s Ten Best Books of the Year! 

The New York Times bestselling collection of essays from beloved poet, Mary Oliver
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Medallion Status: True Stories from Secret Rooms Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780525561101
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Published: Viking - October 15th, 2019

“[An] affecting and hilarious meditation on fame and prestige as seen through the lens of an airline loyalty program.” —The AV Club


Out Loud: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780735223073
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Published: Penguin Press - October 22nd, 2019

From the most brilliant and audacious choreographer of our time, the exuberant tale of a young dancer’s rise to the pinnacle of the performing arts world, and the triumphs and perils of creating work on his own terms—and staying true to himself
 


Fashion Climbing: A Memoir Cover Image
By Bill Cunningham, Hilton Als (Preface by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525558729
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Published: Penguin Books - September 3rd, 2019

The New York Times bestseller

“[An] obscenely enjoyable romp.” —The New York Times Book Review

The untold story of a New York City legend's education in creativity and style


Surfacing Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143134459
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Published: Penguin Books - September 24th, 2019

“[Kathleen Jamie’s] essays guide you softly along coastlines of varying continents, exploring caves, and pondering ice ages until the narrator stumbles over — not a rock on the trail, but mortality, maybe the earth’s, maybe our own, pointing to new paths forward through the forest.” —Delia Owens, author of Where the Crawdads Sing, “By t


No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780143133568
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Published: Penguin Books - November 12th, 2019

A New York Times Bestseller!

The groundbreaking speeches of Greta Thunberg, the young climate activist who has become the voice of a generation, including her historic address to the United Nations 


Churchill: Walking with Destiny Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781101981009
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Published: Penguin Books - October 15th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

One of The Wall Street Journal’s Ten Best Books of 2018
One of The Economist’s Best Books of 2018
One of The New York Timess Notable Books of 2018


How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525537090
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 3rd, 2019

AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 


Sababa: Fresh, Sunny Flavors From My Israeli Kitchen Cover Image
By Adeena Sussman, Michael Solomonov (Foreword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780525533450
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Published: Avery - September 3rd, 2019

"We should all be cooking like Adeena Sussman."
--The Wall Street Journal

In an Israeli cookbook as personal as it is global, Adeena Sussman celebrates the tableau of flavors the region has to offer, in all its staggering and delicious variety


Living Bread: Tradition and Innovation in Artisan Bread Making Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780735213838
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Published: Avery - October 1st, 2019

The major new cookbook by the pioneer from Bread Alone, who revolutionized American artisan bread baking, with 60 recipes inspired by bakers around the world.


Olive, Again (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812996548
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Published: Random House - October 15th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout continues the life of her beloved Olive Kitteridge, a character who has captured the imaginations of millions.


The Water Dancer (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590597
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Published: One World - September 24th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • From the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me, a boldly conjured debut novel about a magical gift, a devastating loss, and an underground war for freedom.


Blue Moon: A Jack Reacher Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780399593543
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Published: Delacorte Press - October 29th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In the next highly anticipated installment of Lee Child’s acclaimed suspense series, Jack Reacher comes to the aid of an elderly couple . . . and confronts his most dangerous opponents yet.
 
“Jack Reacher is today’s James Bond, a thriller hero we can’t get enough of.”—Ken Follett


Edison Cover Image
$38.00
ISBN: 9780812993110
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Published: Random House - October 22nd, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edmund Morris comes a revelatory new biography of Thomas Alva Edison, the most prolific genius in American history.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY TIME AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLY


Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive  Industry on Earth Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525575474
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Published: Crown - October 1st, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Big Oil and Gas Versus Democracy—Winner Take All
 


The Beautiful Ones Cover Image
By Prince
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399589652
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - October 29th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The brilliant coming-of-age-and-into-superstardom story of one of the greatest artists of all time, in his own words—featuring never-before-seen photos, original scrapbooks and lyric sheets, and the exquisite memoir he began writing before his tragic death


Effin' Birds: A Field Guide to Identification Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984856289
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 15th, 2019

A compact, comprehensive, and very silly field guide featuring more than 200 of the rudest birds on earth.


Women in Art: 50 Fearless Creatives Who Inspired the World (Women in Science) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399580437
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 10th, 2019

Illustrated profiles of 50 pioneering female artists--from the 11th century to today--from the author of the New York Times bestseller Women in Science.


Pop Science: Serious Answers to Deep Questions Posed in Songs Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984856265
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Published: Ten Speed Press - August 27th, 2019

A Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist uses data, facts, and science to deliver hilarious, fascinating answers to some of the most famous questions in pop music history.
 


Everything I Need to Know I Learned from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood: Wonderful Wisdom from Everyone's Favorite Neighbor Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781984826442
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Published: Clarkson Potter - September 17th, 2019

From Fred Rogers Productions, comes a delightful gift book that shows how the wisdom of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood is as relevant for adults as it is for children. With colorful illustrations and quotes that touch on themes of kindness, empathy, self-care, respect, and love, this is the feel-good book for our times.


Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593139127
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Published: Clarkson Potter - November 19th, 2019

What’s your journey of becoming? Based on Michelle Obama’s bestselling memoir, this gorgeous journal features an intimate and inspiring introduction by the former First Lady and more than 150 inspiring questions and quotes to help you discover—and rediscover—your story.
 


Bibliostyle: How We Live at Home with Books Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780525575443
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Published: Clarkson Potter - October 22nd, 2019

A visual delight and an inspiration for every bibliophile with a growing home library, this dream-and-drool design book features some of the most jaw-dropping book collections of homeowners around the world.


Nothing Fancy: Unfussy Food for Having People Over Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780451497017
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Published: Clarkson Potter - October 22nd, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • It’s not entertaining. It’s having people over. The social media star, New York Times columnist, and author of Dining In helps you nail dinner with unfussy food, unstuffy vibes, and the permission to be imperfect.
 


You Suck at Cooking: The Absurdly Practical Guide to Sucking Slightly Less at Making Food: A Cookbook Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525576556
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Published: Clarkson Potter - October 15th, 2019

Do you crave food all the time? Do you think you might want to eat again in the future? Do you suck at cooking? Inspired by the wildly popular YouTube channel, these 60+ recipes will help you suck slightly less
 


Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590504
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Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, AND BOSTON GLOBE BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW • ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR • BILL GATES’S HOLIDAY READING LIST • FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOO


Olive Kitteridge: Fiction Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812971835
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 30th, 2008

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE • The beloved first novel featuring Olive Kitteridge, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Oprah’s Book Club pick Olive, Again
 
“Fiction lovers, remember this name: Olive Kitteridge. . . . You’ll never forget her.”—USA Today


A Spark of Light: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780345545008
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 24th, 2019

#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


The Giant's House: A Romance Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385340892
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - October 30th, 2007

“McCracken mixes the proper amount of lunacy with exactly the right amount of sorrow. The blend is reminiscent of such late-20th-century treasures as The Accidental Tourist, The World According to Garp, or A Confederacy of Dunces.”—Denver Post


Movies (And Other Things) Cover Image
By Shea Serrano, Arturo Torres (Illustrator)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781538730195
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Published: Twelve - October 8th, 2019

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Shea Serrano is back, and his new book, Movies (And Other Things), combines the fury of a John Wick shootout, the sly brilliance of Regina George holding court at a cafeteria table, and the sheer power of a Denzel monologue, all into one.


Wanderlust: A Traveler's Guide to the Globe Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781640497702
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Published: Moon Travel - October 22nd, 2019

Dream, discover, and uncover your next great adventure. Moon Travel Guides takes you on a journey around the world with Wanderlust: A Traveler's Guide to the Globe.


Little Weirds Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316485340
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 5th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Step into Jenny Slate's wild, unfiltered imagination in this "magical" (Mindy Kaling), "delicious" (Amy Sedaris), and "poignant" (John Mulaney) collection about love, heartbreak, and being alive -- "this book is something new and wonderful" (George Saunders).


Heaven, My Home (A Highway 59 Mystery #2) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316363402
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Published: Mulholland Books - September 17th, 2019

A Best Book of the Year
Book Page *
Financial Times * Kirkus * SheReads * Sunday Times


The Winter Soldier Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316477598
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 17th, 2019

Winner of the Northern California Book Award
Longlisted for the Simpson/Joyce Carol Oates Prize


The Age of Light: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316524148
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 22nd, 2019

Told in the alternating timelines of 1930s Paris and the battlefields of WWII, this "rapturous and razor sharp" debut novel brings to light the life of Lee Miller, a little known but fearlessly original artist whose legacy remains largely unexplored (Paula McClain, New York Times bestselling author of The Paris Wife).


The Ten Thousand Doors of January Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316421997
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Published: Redhook - September 10th, 2019

"A gorgeous, aching love letter to stories, storytellers and the doors they lead us through...absolutely enchanting."--Christina Henry, bestselling author of Alice and Lost Boys

LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER!


The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781455540013
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 5th, 2017



The #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, named one of the best books of the year by The Boston Globe and National Geographic: acclaimed journalist Douglas Preston ta


Canal House: Cook Something: Recipes to Rely On Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316268257
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Published: Voracious - September 10th, 2019

Learn to cook well with this Joy of Cooking for the Instagram generation from James Beard Award-winning cookbook studio Canal House, "the 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue of the food world" (Bon Appetit), with 300 simple recipes to rely on for the rest of your life.