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Congressman Jamie Raskin - Unthinkable

cover art for Unthinkable, by Jamie RaskinFriday, June 3rd, 2022, 11am at Gibson's Bookstore

Congressman Jamie Raskin visits Gibson's Bookstore to talk about his book Unthinkable: Trauma, Truth, and the Trials of American Democracy

Unthinkable: Trauma, Truth, and the Trials of American Democracy Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063209787
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Published: Harper - January 4th, 2022

A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.


Rebecca Schiller, with Joyce Maynard - A Thousand Ways to Pay Attention

cover art for A Thousand Ways to Pay AttentionWednesday, May 25th, 2022, 6pm Eastern. Online only, via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/336626648367

A Thousand Ways to Pay Attention: A Memoir of Coming Home to My Neurodivergent Mind Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781615198801
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Published: The Experiment - April 26th, 2022

As propulsive as Brain on Fire and as poetically candid as The Collected Schizophrenias, one woman’s quest for the truth of her neurodivergent mind

It should have been Rebecca Schiller’s dream come true: moving her young family to the English countryside to raise goats and coax their own fruit and vegetables from the land.


Count the Ways: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062398277
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Published: William Morrow - July 13th, 2021

In her most ambitious novel to date, New York Times bestselling author Joyce Maynard returns to the themes that are the hallmarks of her most acclaimed work in a mesmerizing story of a family—from the hopeful early days of young marriage to parenthood, divorce, and the costly aftermath that ripples through all their lives


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$16.99
ISBN: 9780062398284
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - July 5th, 2022

In her most ambitious novel to date, New York Times bestselling author Joyce Maynard returns to the themes that are the hallmarks of her most acclaimed work in a mesmerizing story of a family—from the hopeful early days of young marriage to parenthood, divorce, and the costly aftermath that ripples through all their lives


An evening with Jenny Lawson, in conversation with her comedic foil/husband, Victor

Tuesday, May 17th, 2022, 8pm Eastern. Online only via Zoom Webinar. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/335436739317

Broken (in the best possible way) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250812483
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - May 3rd, 2022

An Instant New York Times Bestseller
New bonus chapter

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Furiously Happy and Lets Pretend This Never Happened comes a deeply relatable book filled with humor and honesty about depression and anxiety.


A night of two mysteries! Paula Munier and Sarah Stewart Taylor

Thursday, July 21st, 2022, 6:30 pm

Gibson's Bookstore is pleased to welcome back to the store mystery authors Paula Munier (writer of the Mercy Carr mystery series) and Sarah Stewart Taylor (writer of the Maggie D'Arcy mystery series)! 

The Wedding Plot: A Mercy Carr Mystery Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250822369
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 19th, 2022

The Wedding Plot, USA Today bestselling author Paula Munier's fourth Mercy Carr mystery, finds Mercy and Elvis at a deadly Vermont wedding.

Love never dies a natural death…


The Drowning Sea: A Maggie D'arcy Mystery (Maggie D'arcy Mysteries #3) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250826657
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 21st, 2022

In The Drowning Sea, Sarah Stewart Taylor returns to the critically acclaimed world of Maggie D’arcy with another atmospheric mystery so vivid readers will smell the salt in the air and hear the wind on the cliffs.


The Mountains Wild: A Mystery (Maggie D'arcy Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250796141
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 15th, 2021

"With its evocative Dublin setting, lyrical prose, tough but sympathetic heroine, and a killer twist in the plot, Sarah Stewart Taylor's The Mountains Wild should top everyone's must-read lists this year!" — New York Times bestselling author Deborah Crombie


A Distant Grave: A Maggie D'arcy Mystery (Maggie D'arcy Mysteries #2) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250256447
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 22nd, 2021

In the follow up to the critically acclaimed The Mountains Wild, Detective Maggie D'arcy tackles another intricate case that bridges Long Island and Ireland in A Distant Grave.


A Distant Grave: A Maggie D'arcy Mystery (Maggie D'arcy Mysteries #2) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250847188
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 21st, 2022

In the follow up to the critically acclaimed The Mountains Wild, Detective Maggie D'arcy tackles another intricate case that bridges Long Island and Ireland in A Distant Grave.


A Borrowing of Bones: A Mercy Carr Mystery 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….


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


The Hiding Place: A Mercy Carr Mystery Cover Image
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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.


Paul Doiron - Hatchet Island

cover art for Hatchet Island, by Paul DoironWednesday, June 29th, 2022, 6:30 pm

Hatchet Island: A Novel (Mike Bowditch Mysteries #13) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250235138
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 28th, 2022

The eerie, windswept Hatchet Island off the coast of Maine becomes the site of a double murder and a disappearance in this thriller from bestselling author Paul Doiron.


Virtual - Mark Kurlansky - The Importance of Not Being Ernest

cover art for The Importance of Not Being Ernest: My Life with the Uninvited HemingwayMonday, June 13th, 2022, 8pm ET. Online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/333602322527

The Importance of Not Being Ernest: My Life with the Uninvited Hemingway (a Unique Ernest Hemingway Biography, Gift for Writers) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781642504637
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Published: Books & Books - May 31st, 2022

An Ernest Hemingway Biography Like No Other

"For all that's already been written about Hemingway, The Importance of Not Being Ernest illuminates his life and works in ways not seen before." --Sigrid Nunez, National Book Award winner and author of The Friend and What Are You Going Through


Nghi Vo - Siren Queen - in conversation with Rebecca Roanhorse

descriptive event graphic for Nghi Vo and Rebecca Roanhorse event, May 18th, 2022, 8pm ETWednesday, May 18th, 2022, 8pm ET. Online only, via Crowdcast. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/332906059987

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Siren Queen Cover Image
By Nghi Vo
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250788832
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Published: Tordotcom - May 10th, 2022

From award-winning author Nghi Vo comes a dazzling new novel where immortality is just a casting call away

An Indie Next Pick!
A LibraryReads Top Ten Pick!


The Chosen and the Beautiful Cover Image
By Nghi Vo
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250820129
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Published: Tordotcom - March 29th, 2022

An Instant National Bestseller!
An Indie Next Pick!
A B&N Reads April Pick!


Black Sun (Between Earth and Sky) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534437685
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - June 29th, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Resistance Reborn comes the “engrossing and vibrant” (Tochi Onyebuchi, author of Riot Baby) first book in the Between Earth and Sky trilogy inspired by the civilizations of the Pre-Columbian Americas and woven into a tale of celestial prophecies, political intrigue, and forbidden magic.

A god


Fevered Star (Between Earth and Sky #2) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781534437739
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - April 19th, 2022

Return to The Meridian with New York Times bestselling author Rebecca Roanhorse’s sequel to the most critically hailed epic fantasy of 2020 Black Sun—finalist for the Hugo, Nebula, Lambda, and Locus awards.

There are no tides more treacherous than those of the heart. —Teek saying

The great city of Tova is shattered.


Nina Nesseth - Nightmare Fuel: The Science of Horror Films

cover art for Nightmare Fuel by Nina NessethWednesday, July 27th, 2022, 7pm Eastern. Online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/330677995787

Do you like scary movies? Have you ever wondered why?

Nightmare Fuel: The Science of Horror Films Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250765215
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Published: Tor Nightfire - July 26th, 2022

Nightmare Fuel by Nina Nesseth is a pop-science look at fear, how and why horror films get under our skin, and why we keep coming back for more.

Do you like scary movies?
Have you ever wondered why?

Nina Nesseth knows what scares you. She also knows why.


The Science of Orphan Black: The Official Companion Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781770413801
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Published: ECW Press - August 22nd, 2017

An official guide to the crazy science of Orphan Black Delve deeper into the scientific terms and theories at the core of the Peabody-winning, cult favourite show. With exclusive insights from the show's co-creator Graeme Manson and science consultant Cosima Herter, The Science of Orphan Black takes you behind the closed doors of the Dyad Institute and inside Neolution.


Sarah McCraw Crow - The Wrong Kind of Woman (paperback release)

paperback cover art for The Wrong Kind of Woman, by Sarah McCraw CrowTuesday, July 19th, 2022, 6:30 p.m. in-store

A powerful exploration of what a woman can be when what she should be is no longer an option.

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$16.99
ISBN: 9780778312314
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Published: Mira Books - July 19th, 2022

Beautifully written... Timely and pressing... McCraw Crow deftly navigates the campus and national politics of the '70s. --Amy Meyerson, bestselling author of The Imperfects

A powerful exploration of what a woman can be when what she should be is no longer an option


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$27.99
ISBN: 9780778310075
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Published: Mira Books - October 6th, 2020

"A glorious debut filled with characters grasping to find a place to belong in a world on the edge of change." --Carol Rifka Brunt, New York Times bestselling author of Tell the Wolves I'm Home


Paul Brogan - A Sprinkling of Stardust Over the Outhouse

Thursday, June 30th, 2022, 6:30 p.m.

Paul Brogan returns to Gibson's Bookstore to present his new book, A Sprinkling of Stardust Over the Outhouse

A Sprinkling of Stardust Over the Outhouse is the long-awaited follow-up to Paul Brogan's highly successful first book, Was That a Name I Dropped? released in 2011.

The Concord Theatre; And Concord's Love Affair with the Movies Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781732364844
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Published: Plaidswede Publishing - May 9th, 2019

A new compelling history of Concord, New Hampshire's love affair with motion pictures and the famous Concord Theatre, which operated for more than 60 years in the city's downtown area. This is the story of more than 60 years of movies at the Concord Theatre. It is a story of how the movies drove the economy and brought people together.


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