What's new on our Front Tables this week

A Life in Light: Meditations on Impermanence Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635577587
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 28th, 2022

From the bestselling author of Women Rowing North and Reviving Ophelia-a memoir in essays reflecting on radiance, resilience, and the constantly changing nature of reality.


The Angel of Rome: And Other Stories Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062868114
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Published: Harper - June 28th, 2022

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Ruins and The Cold Millions comes a stunning collection about those moments when everything changes—for the better, for the worse, for the outrageous—as a diverse cast of characters bounces from Italy to Idaho, questioning their roles in life and finding inspiration in the unlikeliest places.


Our Crooked Hearts: A Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250826367
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 28th, 2022

The New York Times bestselling author of The Hazel Wood returns with a darkly gripping, contemporary fantasy full of secrets, lies, mystery, and witchcraft

The suburbs, right now . . .


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.


State of Terror: A Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781982173685
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Published: Simon & Schuster/St. Martin’s Press - June 28th, 2022

AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER​

Named one of the most anticipated novels of the season by People, Associated Press, Time, Los Angeles Times, Parade, St.


The Surprise Cover Image
By Zadie Smith, Nick Laird, Magenta Fox (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593525975
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 28th, 2022

Celebrating the quiet power of being different, The Surprise is the children’s debut from acclaimed authors Zadie Smith and Nick Laird, with art from exciting newcomer Magenta Fox.


Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781954118119
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - June 28th, 2022

Instant New York Times Bestseller


The Boy Who Failed Dodgeball Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338749601
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 28th, 2022

Sixth grade is the worst... and also the best, as Jordan rides the ups and downs of middle-school life in hilarious fashion.

Funny, outrageous things didn’t stop for Jordan Sonnenblick after he left fourth grade.


Rogues: True Stories of Grifters, Killers, Rebels and Crooks Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780385548519
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Published: Doubleday - June 28th, 2022

From the prize-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Empire of Pain and Say Nothing—and one of the most decorated journalists of our time—twelve enthralling stories of skulduggery and intrigue


Tamarind and the Star of Ishta Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338769432
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Published: Chicken House - June 28th, 2022

A powerful story of loss and identity, home and family, Tamarind and the Star of Ishta weaves a family mystery together with adventure and wonder from Costa Award-winning author, Jasbinder Bilan.

Tamarind has never met her Indian mother, Chinty, who died shortly after she was born.


Everyone in This Room Will Someday Be Dead: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982167363
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Published: Washington Square Press - June 28th, 2022

In this “fun, page-turner of a novel” (Sarah Haywood, New York Times bestselling author) that’s perfect for fans of Mostly Dead Things and Goodbye, Vitamin, a morbidly anxious young woman stumbles into a job as a receptionist at a Catholic church and soon finds herself obsessed with her predecessor’s mysterious death.


Ali Cross: The Secret Detective Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316409919
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Published: jimmy patterson - June 27th, 2022

The #1 bestselling kid detective is back! Mysteries, crime-solving, homeroom—all in a day's work for Ali Cross. 

Ali Cross has always looked up to his father, the famous detective Alex Cross. And after helping to solve two big cases, Ali knows he has what it takes to follow in his father's footsteps.


Going There Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316535892
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 28th, 2022

This heartbreaking, hilarious, and brutally honest memoir shares the deeply personal life story of a girl next door and her transformation into a household name.

For more than forty years, Katie Couric has been an iconic presence in the media world.


The Last Graduate: A Novel (The Scholomance #2) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593128886
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Published: Del Rey - June 28th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The specter of graduation looms large as Naomi Novik’s groundbreaking, New York Times bestselling trilogy continues in the stunning sequel to A Deadly Education.


Hell of a Book: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593330982
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Published: Dutton - June 28th, 2022

***2021 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER***

***THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER***

Winner of the 2021 Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction, Joyce Carol Oates Literary Prize Finalist, 2022 Chautauqua Prize Finalist, Willie Morris Award for Southern Writing Shortlist, and the 2021 Aspen Words Literary Prize shortlist


Blade Breaker (Realm Breaker #2) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062872661
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Published: HarperTeen - June 28th, 2022

“A true fantasy masterpiece." —Sabaa Tahir, #1 New York Times bestselling author


Reborn in the USA: An Englishman's Love Letter to His Chosen Home Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062958716
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Published: Dey Street Books - June 28th, 2022

The #1 New York Times Bestseller


Our Woman in Moscow: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063020795
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 28th, 2022

"A captivating Cold War page-turner." — Real Simple

The New York Times bestselling author of The Summer Wives returns with a gripping and profoundly human story of Cold War espionage and family devotion.


American Royalty: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063084506
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Published: Avon - June 28th, 2022

In this dangerously sexy rom-com that evokes the real-life romance between Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan Markle, a prince who wants to live out of the spotlight falls for a daring American rapper who turns his life, and the palace, upside down.


In the Beautiful Country Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063118980
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Published: Quill Tree Books - June 28th, 2022

For fans of Jasmine Warga and Thanhhà Lại, this is a stunning novel in verse about a young Taiwanese immigrant to America who is confronted by the stark difference between dreams and reality.


Why We Did It: A Travelogue from the Republican Road to Hell Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063161474
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Published: Harper - June 28th, 2022

Former Republican political operative Tim Miller answers the question no one else has fully grappled with: Why did normal people go along with the worst of Trumpism?


The Measure: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063204201
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Published: William Morrow - June 28th, 2022

"PERFECT FOR BOOK CLUBS."MARIE CLAIRE

A luminous, spirit-lifting blockbuster for readers of The Midnight Library. 

Eight ordinary people. One extraordinary choice.

It seems like any other day. You wake up, pour a cup of coffee, and head out.


Brave Every Day Cover Image
By Trudy Ludwig, Patrice Barton (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593306376
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - June 28th, 2022

From social-emotional learning expert Trudy Ludwig and award-winning picture book illustrator Patrice Barton (co-creators of The Invisible Boy) comes a story about managing anxiety and finding the courage to stand up for yourself and others.


Songs in Ursa Major: A novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593312377
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Published: Vintage - June 28th, 2022

A scintillating debut from a major new voice in fiction, Songs in Ursa Major is a love story set in 1969, alive with music, sex, and the trappings of fame.


Dele Weds Destiny: A novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593320297
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Published: Knopf - June 28th, 2022

The story of three once-inseparable college friends in Nigeria who reunite in Lagos for the first time in thirty years—a sparkling debut novel about mothers and daughters, culture and class, sex and love, and the extraordinary resilience of female friendship.


Is This Your Class Pet? Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593432167
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 28th, 2022

An adorable letter writing dog helps a class pet on the loose get back to its classroom in this companion to the New York Times bestseller Can I Be Your Dog?, and I Found a Kitty!


The Truth about Ben and June Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311959
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Published: Park Row - June 28th, 2022

"This powerful novel takes an honest, unflinching look at the challenges of modern parenthood from both sides of a marriage." - Tracey Lange, New York Times bestselling author of We Are the Brennans


Elsewhere: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250219633
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Published: Celadon Books - June 28th, 2022

Richly emotive and darkly captivating, with elements of Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” and the imaginative depth of Margaret Atwood, Elsewhere by Alexis Schaitkin conjures a community in which girls become wives, wives become mothers and some of them, quite simply, disappear.


She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor Duology #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250621818
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Published: Tor Books - June 28th, 2022

Lambda Literary Award Finalist! Two-time Hugo Award Finalist!
Locus Award Finalist!

"Magnificent in every way."—Samantha Shannon, author of The Priory of the Orange Tree

"A dazzling new world of fate, war, love and betrayal."—Zen Cho, author of Black Water Sister


The Bartender's Cure: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250809070
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 28th, 2022

Wesley Straton's The Bartender's Cure is a fiercely relatable debut novel about an aspiring bartender at the perfect neighborhood bar, filled with cocktail recipes and bartending tips and tricks.


The Fort Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338629149
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 28th, 2022

From the bestselling author of RESTART, the story of a middle-school "band of brothers" -- five friends who need to stick together after they set up a hideout in an abandoned bomb shelter and discover that the only way to be true friends is to reveal their secrets and help each other out.

The morning after Hurricane Leo rips through the town of Canaan, residents awaken to widesprea


The German Wife Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781525811432
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Published: Graydon House - June 28th, 2022

"Skillfully researched and powerfully written, The German Wife will capture you from the first page." --Madeline Martin, New York Times bestselling author of The Last Bookshop in London


The Russian (Michael Bennett #13) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781538703571
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 28th, 2022

When a serial killer crashes Detective Michael Bennett's wedding, he and his new partner uncover a gruesome string of cold-case homicides across the country.

Weeks before NYPD Detective Michael Bennett is to marry his longtime love, Mary Catherine, an assassin announces his presence in the city with a string of grisly murders. Each victim is a young woman.


Feral Creatures Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538735251
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 28th, 2022

MOST ANTICIPATED by Bustle • "Sci-Fi Thriller" recommendation from Buzzfeed • An Indie Next Pick

In this stunning follow-up to Hollow Kingdom and Seattle Times/Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association bestseller​, the animal kingdom's "favorite apocalyptic hero"is back with


Something Wild: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984882080
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Published: Penguin Books - June 28th, 2022

"Propulsive, tender . . . entirely realistic." —The New York Times Book Review

"Every paragraph feels like an epiphany."
—Glennon Doyle, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Untamed


Two Dogs Cover Image
By Ian Falconer, Ian Falconer (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062954473
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Published: Michael di Capua Books - June 28th, 2022

From Ian Falconer, Caldecott Honor winner and #1 New York Times bestselling creator of the Olivia series, comes a dashingly delightful picture book about two unforgettable dachshunds and their search for fun!


The Locked Room (Ruth Galloway Mysteries) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780358671398
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Published: Mariner Books - June 28th, 2022

Pandemic lockdowns have Ruth Galloway feeling isolated from everyone but a new neighbor—until Nelson comes calling, investigating a decades-long string of murder-suicides that’s looming ever closer.


Little Sister: A Novel (Jonah Sheens Detective Series #4) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593242919
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 28th, 2022

Two girls went into the woods. Only one came back. . . .

Detective Chief Inspector Jonah Sheens is on the trail in this “riveting” (Publishers Weekly) crime novel from the acclaimed author of She Lies in Wait, Watching from the Dark, and Lie Beside Me


One of the Girls Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593422649
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 28th, 2022

The latest twisty psychological thriller from internationally-bestselling author Lucy Clarke, One of the Girls is the delicious story of a bachelorette trip on a stunning Greek island... that ends in murder.


This Vicious Grace: A Novel (The Last Finestra #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250794055
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Published: Wednesday Books - June 28th, 2022

"One of the best fantasies of the year." - Buzzfeed

"Riveting, passionate, and full of high stakes danger." —Tamora Pierce, #1 New York Times bestselling author


Emily Thiede's exciting fantasy debut, This Vicious Grace, will keep readers turning the pages until the devastating conclusion and leave them primed for more!


The Great Dissenter: The Story of John Marshall Harlan, America's Judicial Hero Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781501188213
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 28th, 2022

The “superb” (The Guardian) biography of an American who stood against all the forces of Gilded Age America to fight for civil rights and economic freedom: Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan.

They say that history is written by the victors. But not in the case of the most famous dissenter on the Supreme Court.


Cosplay: A History: The Builders, Fans, and Makers Who Bring Your Favorite Stories to Life Cover Image
By Andrew Liptak, Adam Savage (Foreword by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781534455825
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - June 28th, 2022

A history of the colorful and complex kingdom of cosplay and fandom fashion by Andrew Liptak, journalist, historian, and member of the legendary fan-based Star Wars organization the 501st Legion.

In recent years, cosplay—the practice of dressing up in costume as a character—has exploded, becoming a mainstream cultural phenomenon.


Stealing Infinity Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781649371508
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Published: Entangled: Teen - June 28th, 2022

“An unputdownable, clever, modern fantasy!” —#1 New York Times bestselling author Tracy Wolff

"Alyson Noel is the queen of the supernatural romance thriller, and her latest is a can’t-miss read
—it’s a Da Vinci Code meets Riverdale page-turner!" —#1 New York Times bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz


The Clackity Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665902670
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 28th, 2022

Reminiscent of Doll Bones, this deliciously eerie middle grade novel tells the story of a girl who must enter a world of ghosts, witches, and monsters to play a game with deadly consequences and rescue her aunt.

Evie Von Rathe lives in Blight Harbor—the seventh-most haunted town in America—with her Aunt Desdemona, the local paranormal expert.


The Midnighters Cover Image
By Hana Tooke, Ayesha L. Rubio (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593116968
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 28th, 2022

The Graveyard Book meets Nevermoor in this ghostly tale about two friends, one murder mystery, and a world of intrigue.

Find the courage to be extraordinary...
 


The Adventures of Robo-Kid Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823449767
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Published: Neal Porter Books - June 28th, 2022

A comic-book superhero climbs off the page and into the real world. When they get into trouble, his biggest fan is there to save the day.

Imagine you could meet your favorite comic-book hero in the real world. What kinds of questions would you ask? Would you go on new and exciting adventures? While heroes might seem larger than life, everyone can use some help from a friend.


Bad Things Happen Here Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534497436
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - June 28th, 2022

I Killed Zoe Spanos meets The Cheerleaders in this haunting mystery about an island town with a history of unsolved deaths—and a girl desperate to uncover the mystery behind it all.

Luca Laine Thomas lives on a cursed island. To the outside world, Parris is an exclusive, idyllic escape accessible only to the one percent.


Parks and Recreation: The Official Cookbook Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781637740873
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Published: Smart Pop - June 28th, 2022

Prepare to treat yo self!

Parks and Recreation: The Official Cookbook is the ultimate way for fans to visit the kitchens, restaurants, and Harvest Festivals of Pawnee, IN, without ever leaving their homes. 
 


The Little Bear (My Little Animal Friend) Cover Image
By Nicola Killen, Nicola Killen (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781665911726
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - June 28th, 2022

From beloved author-illustrator Nicola Killen comes an adorable back to school story about a bear cub soothing a little girl’s fears, tenderly told and illustrated in limited color with lovely foil and interactive die cut pages.

The end of summer can be a bittersweet time, and Ollie isn’t sure if she’s ready to go back to school.


Sir Ladybug and the Queen Bee Cover Image
By Corey R. Tabor, Corey R. Tabor (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780063069091
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 28th, 2022

The second adventure in the fresh and funny Sir Ladybug young graphic novel series, from Caldecott Honor and two-time Geisel Award-winning author-illustrator Corey Tabor. Perfect for fans of Catwad, Bird & Squirrel, and Narwhal & Jelly.


Mummies in the Morning Graphic Novel (Magic Tree House (R) #3) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, Jenny Laird (Adapted by), Kelly Matthews (Illustrator), Nichole Matthews (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593174791
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 28th, 2022

The #1 bestselling chapter book series is now available as graphic novels! Magic. Mystery. Time-travel. Get whisked back to Ancient Egypt with Jack and Annie!


Clive Cussler's The Devil's Sea (Dirk Pitt Adventure #26) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593422458
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 28th, 2022

Fearless adventurer Dirk Pitt must unravel a historical mystery of epic importance in the latest novel in the beloved New York Times bestselling series created by the “grand master of adventure” Clive Cussler.


Project Namahana: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250827197
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Published: Forge Books - June 28th, 2022

“An enthralling tale of disappearances, deaths, dark secrets, and corporate evil.”
—Douglas Preston, #1 bestselling co-author of the Agent Pendergast series


Nothing stays hidden forever...


The City of Tears: A Novel (The Burning Chambers Series #2) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250850508
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 28th, 2022

Following #1 Sunday Times bestseller The Burning Chambers, New York Times bestseller Kate Mosse returns with The City of Tears, a sweeping historical epic about love in a time of war.

"Mosse is a master storyteller."Madeline Miller, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Circe

Alliances and Romance


Valentina Salazar is Not a Monster Hunter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338712711
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 28th, 2022

“Monsters, mayhem, and a little family magic will have readers rooting for Valentina!” -- Kwame Mbalia, New York Times bestselling author

It takes a special person to end up in detention on the last day of school.

It takes a REALLY special person to accidentally burn down the school yard while chasing a fire-breathing chipmunk.

But nothing about Val


Black Girl Rising Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781452164878
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Published: Chronicle Books - June 28th, 2022

This enduring anthem for Black girls celebrates their power, potential, and brilliance—for themselves and for the world.

You are a thousand curls
unfurling in your hair.
You are a thousand fists
standing proudly in air.

You are the song of swallows,
lifting sun as they sing—
breaking light with their beaks,


Locklands: A Novel (The Founders Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781984820679
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Published: Del Rey - June 28th, 2022

The jaw-dropping conclusion to the acclaimed Founders Trilogy, from the Hugo–nominated author of Foundryside and Shorefall

“Bennett concludes his Founders trilogy . . . with characteristically high-spirited mayhem. Great fun, with nonstop action.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
 


A Mermaid Girl Cover Image
By Sana Rafi, Olivia Aserr (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593327609
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 28th, 2022

A young girl celebrates the experience of wearing a burkini for the first time in this lyrical and heartwarming picture book that casts a fresh light on timeless summer activities, and celebrates cultural traditions and intergenerational bonds.


Sunday Pancakes Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593406632
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Published: Dial Books - June 28th, 2022

This warm, feel-good tale of friends working together to make delicious pancakes is the ultimate comfort food from Geisel Honor creator Maya Tatsukawa


Godslayers (Gearbreakers #2) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250269522
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - June 28th, 2022

Godslayers—Zoe Hana Mikuta's high-octane sequel to Gearbreakers—is perfect for fans of Pacific Rim, Pierce Brown's Red Rising Saga, and Marie Lu's Legend series.

The only way to kill a god is from the inside...