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Celibacy, a Love Story: Memoir of a Catholic Priest's Daughter, with Mimi Bull

Mimi Bull presents Celibacy: A Love Story, a tender, but honest memoir of a life lived in the shadow of a huge secret. Mimi Bull was born in the 1930s believing she had been adopted by two women, a mother and daughter.

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$21.00
ISBN: 9780872332867
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Published: Bauhan Pub - September 19th, 2019

The Making of a Miracle: The Untold Story of the Captain of the 1980 Gold Medal–Winning U.S. Olympic Hockey Team

Mike Eruzione, the captain of the 1980 U.S.

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$27.99
ISBN: 9780062960955
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Published: Harper - January 28th, 2020

On the fortieth anniversary of the historic "Miracle on Ice," Mike Eruzione—the captain of the 1980 U.S Men’s Olympic Hockey Team, who scored the winning goal—recounts his amazing career on ice, the legendary upset against the Soviets, and winning the gold medal.


Locally Grown: The Art of Sustainable Government, with Jim Fini

Unsustainable debt. Civil debate replaced by shrill emotional attacks. Citizens losing faith in government. America's problems are clear, but the solutions are not.

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$18.95
ISBN: 9781734077308
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Published: Singing Buffalo LLC - October 22nd, 2019

America's government has become top-heavy and is starting to display stress fractures. Crushing social spending is driving massive public debt. Civil debate is replaced by shrill emotional attacks. Citizens are losing faith in a federal government with seemingly no limit on its power. Agreement on the common good is no longer agreed upon.


American Dirt, with Jeanine Cummins

Gibson's Bookstore is thrilled to bring Jeanine Cummins to Concord to present her stunning novel, American Dirt, a terrifying and tender novel with the blunt answer to the question of why immigrants from Latin America cross the U.S. border--and a testimony to the courage it takes to do it.

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$27.99
ISBN: 9781250209764
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 21st, 2020

Extraordinary.”
Stephen King

“This book is not simply the great American novel; it’s the great novel of las Americas. It’s the great world novel! This is the international story of our times. Masterful.”
—Sandra Cisneros

También de este lado hay sueños. On this side too, there are dreams.


Barker House, with David Moloney

David Moloney returns to New Hampshire to present his new novel, Barker House, which follows the story of nine unforgettable New Hampshire correctional officers over the course of one year on the job.

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$26.00
ISBN: 9781635574166
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - April 7th, 2020

"HERE is a voice to listen to! Moloney's voice is as true as a voice can be. Concise, with the right details rendered perfectly, these sentences come to the reader with marvelous straight forwardness, clean as a bone."--Elizabeth Strout


Sword in the Stars tour, with Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy

Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy blast into Gibson's on their Sword in the Stars tour! The war from humanity is just getting started in this sizzling sequel to Once & Future---a King Arthur retelling that dazzles with its fresh, original take on one of our favorite heroes.

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$18.99
ISBN: 9780316449298
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Published: jimmy patterson - April 7th, 2020

In this epic sequel to Once & Future, to save the future, Ari and her Rainbow knights pull off a heist...thousands of years in the past.


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$10.99
ISBN: 9780316449267
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Published: jimmy patterson - February 4th, 2020

King Arthur as you've never imagined! This bold, sizzling YA retells the popular legend with the Once and Future King as a teenage girl -- and she has a universe to save.


From the Midway: Unfolding Stories of Redemption and Belonging, with Leaf Seligman

How do we know ourselves? How can we be seen for who we truly are? How do we find redemption in a world that conspires to separate us? Leaf Seligman explores these and other questions in a collection of linked stories from the midway of a carnival traveling through the Jim Crow South, in From the Midway: Unfolding Stories of Redemption and Belonging.

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$22.50
ISBN: 9780872332966
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Published: Bauhan Pub - September 5th, 2019

This inventive book has at its core a collection of linked short stories depicting the lives of sideshow oddities in an early twentieth-century carnival traveling through the rural south.


See You At the Summit, with Randy Pierce

Randy Pierce visits Gibson's Bookstore to share his uplifting personal account of his journey through adversity to accomplishment, with See You At the Summit: My Blind Journey from the Depth of Loss to the Heights of Achievement.

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$15.00
ISBN: 9781720296799
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Published: Independently published - October 12th, 2018

Randy Pierce was on top of the world, 22 years old, fresh out of college and thriving at an excellent job. His promising future seemed certain. Then, in just two short and devastating weeks, an unexpected neurological disorder plunged him into blindness.


Italian Spices: A Memoir, with Cynthia Herbert-Bruschi Adams

Thursday, January 16th, 2020, 6 p.m.

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$20.00
ISBN: 9780974797335
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Published: Arts and Academic Publishing - August 1st, 2019

This is a story of family love over long distance. At age 12 the author had no idea of what to expect when she left Manchester, NH for a 16 hour propeller flight out of Boston eventually landing in Rome, Italy where she would live for 3 months.


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