Episode 16: How We Discover New Books!

A Witch in Time By Constance Sayers Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316493611
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Published: Redhook - August 18th, 2020

A witch is cursed to relive a doomed love affair through many lifetimes, as both troubled muse and frustrated artist, in this haunting debut novel.

Helen Lambert has lived several lives-a young piano virtuoso in 1890s Paris, an actress in 1930's Hollywood, a rock star in 1970s Los Angeles -- only she doesn't know it.

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Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life By Marie Kondo, Scott Sonenshein Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316423328
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - April 7th, 2020

Declutter your desk and brighten up your business with this transformative guide from an organizational psychologist and the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up.

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue By V. E. Schwab Cover Image
ISBN: 9780765387561
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Published: Tor Books - October 6th, 2020


Recommended by Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple, NPR, Slate, and Oprah Magazine
#1 Library Reads PickOctober 2020

The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet (Wayfarers #1) By Becky Chambers Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062444134
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Published: Harper Voyager - July 5th, 2016

National Bestseller!

The acclaimed modern science fiction masterpiece, Hugo Award winner for Best Series!

Zed: A Novel By Joanna Kavenna Cover Image
Likely available, but must be ordered by email/phone
ISBN: 9780385545471
Published: Doubleday - January 14th, 2020

“[An] insightful, unsettling look at how technology impacts our lives. . .Kavenna has skillfully made our present feel like dystopian fiction.” USA TODAY

Named a Best Book of 2020 by USA TODAY 

The Disasters By M. K. England Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062657688
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Published: HarperTeen - December 17th, 2019

The Breakfast Club meets Guardians of the Galaxy in this YA sci-fi adventure by debut author M. K. England.

Imaginary Friend By Stephen Chbosky Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538731352
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 6th, 2020

A young boy is haunted by a voice in his head in this acclaimed, bestselling epic of literary horror from the author of The Perks of Being a Wallflower.
One of The Year's Best Books (People, EW, Lithub, Vox, Washington Post, and more) We can swallow our fear or let our fear swallow us. Single mother Kate Reese is on the run.

Sword in the Stars: A Once & Future Novel By Cory McCarthy, A. R. Capetta Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316449298
Published: Jimmy Patterson - April 7th, 2020

In this epic sequel to Once & Future, Ari and her Rainbow knights must pull off a Holy Grail heist thousands of years in the past -- without destroying their own destinies.

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This Is How You Lose the Time War By Amal El-Mohtar, Max Gladstone Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534430990
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - March 17th, 2020


“[An] exquisitely crafted tale...Part epistolary romance, part mind-blowing science fiction adventure, this dazzling story unfolds bit by bit, revealing layers of meaning as it plays with cause and effect, wildly imaginative technologies, and increasingly intricate wordplay...This short novel

The Need By Helen Phillips Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982113179
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Published: S&S/ Marysue Rucci Books - July 7th, 2020

Named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Best Mystery and Thriller Books of All Time

“An extraordinary and dazzlingly original work from one of our most gifted and interesting writers” (Emily St. John Mandel, author of The Glass Hotel).

Ask Again, Yes: A Novel By Mary Beth Keane Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982106997
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Published: Scribner - May 5th, 2020

The triumphant New York Times Bestseller *The Tonight Show Summer Reads Pick*

Named one of the Best Books of the Year by People, Vogue, Parade, NPR, and Elle

"A gem of a book." —Taylor Jenkins Reid, author of The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

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