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How to Resist Amazon and Why, with Danny Caine

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021, 7pm EST, online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/142280096599

How to Resist Amazon and Why: The Fight for Local Economics, Data Privacy, Fair Labor, Independent Bookstores, and a People-Powered Future! (Real World) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781621067061
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Published: Microcosm Publishing - March 9th, 2021

Sing Me Forgotten, with Jessica Olson and Adalyn Grace

Wednesday, March 17th, 2021, 7pm EST. Online only, via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/141468460975

Sing Me Forgotten Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781335147943
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Published: Inkyard Press - March 9th, 2021

Isda does not exist. At least not beyond the opulent walls of the opera house.


All the Stars and Teeth (All the Stars and Teeth Duology #1) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250762801
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - January 26th, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Fierce and unrelentingDo yourself a favor and get lost in this beautiful book! Tomi Adeyemi, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Children of Blood and Bone


All the Tides of Fate (All the Stars and Teeth Duology #2) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250307811
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Published: Imprint - February 2nd, 2021

The thrilling sequel to instant New York Times bestseller All the Stars and Teeth, called “captivating” by Tomi Adeyemi, “Vicious and alluring” by Hafsah Faizal, and “phenomenal” by Adrienne Young.


Larry Olmsted presents - Fans: How Watching Sports Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Understanding

Thursday, March 18th, 2021, 7pm EST. Online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/141347005699

Fans: How Watching Sports Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Understanding Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616208462
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Algonquin Books - March 2nd, 2021

“Olmsted opens a window into a psychologically compelling world of passion and purpose.”
—Harvey Araton, author of Our Last Season: A Writer, a Fan, a Friendship


Larry Olmsted’s writing and research have been called “eye-opening” (People), “impressive” (Publishers Weekly, starred revie


Real Food/Fake Food: Why You Don't Know What You're Eating and What You Can Do About It Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616207410
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Published: Algonquin Books - October 3rd, 2017

“Olmsted makes you insanely hungry and steaming mad--a must-read for anyone who cares deeply about the safety of our food and the welfare of our planet.” —Steven Raichlen, author of the Barbecue! Bible series

“The world is full of delicious, lovingly crafted foods that embody the terrain, weather, and culture of their origins.


The Chicago Seven Trial in Light of Today's Protest Movements

Thursday, February 25th, 2021, 7pm EST. Online only, via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/139782119081

Conspiracy in the Streets: The Extraordinary Trial of the Chicago Seven Cover Image
By Jon Wiener (Editor), Tom Hayden (Afterword by), Jules Feiffer (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781565848337
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Published: New Press - August 7th, 2006

THE TRIAL THAT IS NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

Reprinted to coincide with the release of the new Aaron Sorkin film, this book provides the political background of this infamous trial, narrating the utter craziness of the courtroom and revealing both the humorous antics and the serious politics involved


Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781784780227
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Published: Verso - April 14th, 2020

Los Angeles Times Bestseller

"Authoritative and impressive." –Los Angeles Times

"Monumental." –Guardian


A magisterial, riveting movement history of Los Angeles in the Sixties


Political Action: A Practical Guide to Movement Politics Cover Image
By Michael Walzer, Jon Wiener (Introduction by), Michael Walzer (Preface by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781681373539
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NYRB Classics - February 26th, 2019

Political theorist Michael Walzer's classic guide is a perfect introduction to social activism, including what-to-do advice for deciding which issues to take on, organizing, fundraising, and providing effective leadership


N*gga Theory: Race, Language, Unequal Justice, and the Law Cover Image
By Jody David Armour, Abdullah (Introduction by), Krasner (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781940660684
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Published: Los Angeles Review of Books - August 18th, 2020

"A MUST-READ FOR ANYONE INTERESTED IN UNDERSTANDING AND DISMANTLING MASS INCARCERATION." --Chesa Boudin, District Attorney of San Francisco America's criminal justice system is among the deadliest and most racist in the world and it disproportionately targets Black Americans, who are also disproportionately poor, hungry, houseless, jobless, sick, and poorly educated.


Negrophobia and Reasonable Racism: The Hidden Costs of Being Black in America (Critical America #32) Cover Image
$29.70
ISBN: 9780814706701
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Published: New York University Press - January 1st, 2000

Tackling the ugly secret of unconscious racism in American society, this book provides specific solutions to counter this entrenched phenomenon.


Survival of the Fit: How Physical Education Ensures Academic Achievement and a Healthy Life

Wednesday, February 17th, 2021, 7pm EST. Online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/139496717437

Did you miss this event? You can watch it on the Gibson's Bookstore Youtube channel: https://youtu.be/rLsIwazkgcg

Survival of the Fit: How Physical Education Ensures Academic Achievement and a Healthy Life Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9780807764763
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Published: Teachers College Press - December 18th, 2020

Young people in America are facing a health crisis of epidemic proportions--yet no one is taking action. Children are born as active, curious, imaginative beings with a built-in physical identity. Survival of the Fit offers a new and revelatory plan to nurture this identity and save the health of America's youngsters.


Poet Jennifer Militello, The Pact

Thursday, April 29th, 2021, 7pm EST. Online only via Zoom, registration required: link to come

The Pact Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781946482471
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Published: Tupelo Press - May 1st, 2021

Poetry. In her newest collection, award-winning poet and memoirist Jennifer Militello confronts obsession, intimacy, and abuse.


Knock Wood: A Memoir in Essays Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781945814969
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Published: Dzanc Books - August 13th, 2019

Winner of the 2018 Dzanc Nonfiction Prize

"Knock Wood is an absolute wonder, and Jennifer Militello is at the top of her form."
--Andre Dubus III, author of Townie and The House of Sand and Fog


Germs at Bay: Politics, Public Health and American Quarantine

Tuesday, February 9th, 2021, 7pm EST. Online only, via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/137814495867

Germs at Bay: Politics, Public Health, and American Quarantine Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781440878336
Availability: Backordered
Published: Praeger - January 19th, 2021

The novel strain of coronavirus that emerged in late 2019 and became a worldwide pandemic in 2020 is only one of more than 87 new or emerging pathogens discovered since 1980 that have posed a risk to public health. While many may consider quarantine an antiquated practice, in reality it is often one of the only defenses against new and dangerous communicable diseases.


Michael Kaufman, The Last Exit

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021, 7pm Eastern. Online only, via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/137293254821

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The Last Exit: A Jen Lu Mystery Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781643855677
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Published: Crooked Lane Books - January 12th, 2021

Perfect for fans of Ben Winters and Cory Doctorow. In this thrilling near-future novel, the secret to eternal life is closely guarded by people who will do anything to protect it--even if it means destroying everything in their path.


Paula Munier, The Hiding Place, with Hank Phillippi Ryan

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021, 7pm Eastern. Online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/136968641895

The Hiding Place: A Mercy Carr Mystery Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250153074
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Published: Minotaur Books - March 30th, 2021

Mercy and Elvis are back in The Hiding Place, the most enthralling entry yet in USA Today bestselling Paula Munier's award-winning Mercy Carr mystery series. When the man who killed her grandfather breaks out of prison and comes after her grandmother, Mercy must unearth the long-buried scandals that threaten to tear her family apart.


Blind Search: A Mercy Carr Mystery Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250153050
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Published: Minotaur Books - November 5th, 2019

Former Army MP Mercy Carr and her retired bomb-sniffing dog Elvis are back in Blind Search, the sequel to the page-turning, critically acclaimed A Borrowing of Bones


Blind Search: A Mercy Carr Mystery Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250766373
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Published: Minotaur Books - October 27th, 2020

Former Army MP Mercy Carr and her retired bomb-sniffing dog Elvis are back in Blind Search, the sequel to the page-turning, critically acclaimed A Borrowing of Bones


A Borrowing of Bones: A Mystery (A Mercy Carr Mystery #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250229489
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 27th, 2019

The instant USA Today bestseller!

The first in a gripping new series by Paula Munier, A Borrowing of Bones is full of complex twists, introducing a wonderful new voice for mystery readers and dog lovers.


Grief and guilt are the ghosts that haunt you when you survive what others do not….


The First to Lie Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250258809
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Published: Forge Books - August 4th, 2020

Bestselling and award-winning author and investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan delivers another twisty, thrilling, cat and mouse novel of suspense that will have you guessing, and second-guessing, and then gasping with surprise.

We all have our reasons for being who we are—but what if being someone else could get you what you want?


The Murder List: A Novel of Suspense Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250197221
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Published: Forge Books - January 28th, 2020

THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER

The Murder List
is a new standalone suspense novel in the tradition of Lisa Scottoline and B. A. Paris from award-winning author and reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan.


The Murder List: A Novel of Suspense Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250224620
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Published: Forge Books - June 30th, 2020

THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER

The Murder List
is a new standalone suspense novel in the tradition of Lisa Scottoline and B. A. Paris from award-winning author and reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan.


The First to Lie Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250258816
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Published: Forge Books - January 5th, 2021

Bestselling and award-winning author and investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan delivers another twisty, thrilling, cat-and-mouse novel of suspense that will have you guessing, and second-guessing, and then gasping with surprise.

We all have our reasons for being who we are—but what if being someone else could get you what you want?


Trust Me: A Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780765393098
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Published: Forge Books - June 25th, 2019

Trust Me is the chilling standalone novel of psychological suspense and manipulation that award-winning author and renowned investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan was born to write.

CAN YOU SPOT THE LIAR?

An accused killer insists she's innocent of a heinous murder.

A grieving journalist surfaces from the wreckage of her shattered life.


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