What's new on our Front Tables this week

Go Tell the Bees That I Am Gone: A Novel (Outlander #9) Cover Image
$36.00
ISBN: 9781101885680
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Published: Delacorte Press - November 23rd, 2021

#1 New York Times bestselling author Diana Gabaldon returns with the newest novel in the epic Outlander series.
 
The past may seem the safest place to be . . . but it is the most dangerous time to be alive. . . .
 


These Precious Days: Essays Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063092785
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Published: Harper - November 23rd, 2021

The beloved New York Times bestselling author reflects on home, family, friendships and writing in this deeply personal collection of essays.  


The King Arthur Baking Company Essential Cookie Companion Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781682686577
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Published: Countryman Press - November 23rd, 2021

Newly revised and updated—The must-have cookie cookbook for bakers of all levels with over 400 recipes from America's most trusted baking resource.


Fear No Evil (Alex Cross #27) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316499149
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 22nd, 2021

Alex Cross enters the final battle with the all-knowing genius who has stalked him and his family for years.

Dr.


Clanlands Almanac: Season Stories from Scotland Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781529372151
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Published: Mobius - November 23rd, 2021

A seasonal meander through the wilds of Scotland.

If Clanlands was a gentle road trip through Scotland, this almanac is a top down, pedal to the metal up and down odyssey through the many byways of a Scottish year. An invitation to anyone who picks up the book to join us on a crazy camper van exploration over 12 glorious, whisky fueled months.


The Becoming: The Dragon Heart Legacy, Book 2 Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250272706
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 23rd, 2021

A new epic of love and war among gods and humans, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Awakening.


Amos McGee Misses the Bus Cover Image
By Philip C. Stead, Erin E. Stead (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250213228
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - November 23rd, 2021

Hooray! Our good friends are back!

Amos McGee, a friendly zookeeper, is very considerate and always on time. But after a late night planning a surprise for all his friends, Amos is tired. So tired, in fact, that he falls asleep during breakfast and misses his bus to the zoo!


Murakami T: The T-Shirts I Love Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780593320426
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Published: Knopf - November 23rd, 2021

The international literary icon opens his eclectic closet: Here are photographs of Murakami’s extensive and personal T-shirt collection, accompanied by essays that reveal a side of the writer rarely seen by the public.


A Snake Falls to Earth Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646140923
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Published: Levine Querido - November 23rd, 2021

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature

★ "Two richly constructed worlds using a style that evokes the timeless feeling of listening to traditional oral storytelling. A coming-of-age story that beautifully combines tradition and technology for modern audiences."—Kirkus Reviews (starred)


Grains for Every Season: Rethinking Our Way with Grains Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781579659561
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Published: Artisan - November 23rd, 2021

Named one of Amazon’s Best Books of the Year
Named one of Amazon’s Holiday Gift Picks

“A gift to readers . . .


War Lord: A Novel (Saxon Tales #13) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062563248
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - November 23rd, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“I gulped it right down. Excellent, as always. . . . Cornwell brings battles to life like no one else.” –George R.R. Martin, Author of Game of Thrones


Field Notes for Food Adventure: Recipes and Stories from the Woods to the Ocean Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316497350
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Published: Voracious - November 23rd, 2021

A FOOD52 BEST COOKBOOK OF THE YEAR

Join Brad Leone, star of Bon Appetit's hit YouTube series It's Alive, for a year of cooking adventures, tall tales, and fun with fire and fermentation in this cookbook with more than 80 ingenious recipes

 
Come along with Brad Leone as he explores forests, fields, rivers, and the ocean in the hunt for great food and


The City of Mist: Stories Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063118096
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Published: Harper Perennial - November 23rd, 2021

“Ruiz Zafón’s visionary storytelling prowess is a genre unto itself.”—USA Today


100 Slopes of a Lifetime: The World's Ultimate Ski and Snowboard Destinations Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781426221958
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Published: National Geographic - November 23rd, 2021

This ultimate skier and snowboarder bucket list, from celebrated runs in Alta, Utah, to the challenge of Switzerland's 4 Vallees races through 100 energizing snowy experiences for all levels.


Tiger King: The Official Tell-All Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982180423
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Published: Gallery Books - November 23rd, 2021

Joe Exotic, star of the Netflix original documentary that “consumed the pop-cultural imagination” (The Atlantic) and transfixed a nation in the midst of a global crisis, opens up about his outlandish journey from Midwestern farmer to infamous Tiger King, and finally, to federal inmate.


The Fowl Twins Get What They Deserve (A Fowl Twins Novel, Book 3) (Artemis Fowl) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781368075671
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - November 23rd, 2021

Irish Twins Myles and Beckett, Artemis Fowl's younger brothers, return in their third and most bizarre adventure yet.

*"Like its bestselling progenitors, a nonstop spinoff afroth with high-tech, spectacular magic, and silly business."--Kirkus (starred review)


Vegan, at Times: 120+ Recipes for Every Day or Every So Often Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781982149574
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Published: Gallery Books - November 23rd, 2021

An all-new collection of more than 120 recipes that are so delicious and easy to make, you might forget they’re vegan, from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Deceptively Delicious, Double Delicious, The Can’t Cook Book, and Food Swings.

Jessica Seinfeld isn’t a committed vegan.


The Power of the Dog: A Novel Cover Image
By Thomas Savage, Annie Proulx (Afterword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316436601
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Published: Back Bay Books - November 23rd, 2021

Now an award-winning Netflix film by Jane Campion, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst: Thomas Savage's acclaimed Western is "a pitch-perfect evocation of time and place" (Boston Globe) for fans of East of Eden and Brokeback Mountain.

Set in the wide-open spaces of the American West, The Power of the Dog is a stunning sto


Leave the World Behind: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062667649
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Published: Ecco - November 23rd, 2021

A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!

Finalist for the 2020 National Book Award (Fiction)


The Golden Hour Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780316540339
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 23rd, 2021

From the author of The Deep & Dark Blue comes a tender graphic novel, perfect for our time, that gently explores themes of self-discovery, friendship, healing from tragedy, and hope for a better tomorrow.

Struggling with anxiety after witnessing a harrowing instance of gun violence, Manuel Soto copes through photography, using his cell-phone camera to find anchors


The Anomaly: A Novel Cover Image
By Hervé Le Tellier, Adriana Hunter (Translated by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781635421699
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Published: Other Press - November 23rd, 2021

NAMED A BEST MYSTERY/THRILLER OF THE YEAR BY PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, A BEST MYSTERY/THRILLER OF THE MONTH BY POPSUGAR, AND A MOST ANTICIPATED READ OF THE YEAR BY CRIMEREADS
 


Harsh Times: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374601232
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 23rd, 2021

The true story of Guatemala’s political turmoil of the 1950s as only a master of fiction can tell it


Literature in 30 Seconds or Less!: 100 Classics Cut Down for the Pace of the Modern World Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781646431731
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Published: Cider Mill Press - November 23rd, 2021

Build your brain and blitz through the canon with Literature in 30 Seconds of Less!, a collection of illuminating synopses of the great works.

Bursting with illuminating synopses of humanity’s great works, you no longer have to lower your gaze when the conversation turns to the classics.


Hornswoggled!: A Wacky Words Whodunit Cover Image
By Josh Crute, Jenn Harney (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781645672845
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Published: Page Street Kids - November 23rd, 2021

Deer wakes up to find one of his antlers is missing…and there’s a tennis racket in its place? One by one his friends also uncover that their important items from glasses to lucky boots have been swapped with silly, useless replacements like donuts and swim flippers. They’ve been hornswoggled! (Hornswoggled means tricked.) It’s pure poppycock! (Poppycock means nonsense.)


Blood in the Water: A True Story of Small-Town Revenge Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781586422936
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Published: Steerforth - November 23rd, 2021

“Fascinating! [A] must-read for all concerned about how humans manage to live together. Or not.” Margaret Atwood

“Superb... an instant true crime classic.” Publishers Weekly (starred review)


Revver the Speedway Squirrel: The Big Race Home Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781547603671
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - November 23rd, 2021

"I love this little squirrel!" - Katherine Applegate, Newbery Award winning author of THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN on REVVER THE SPEEDWAY SQUIRREL

The author of the bestselling Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site picture books continues her fun, illustrated middle grade series that's perfect for fans of Beverly Cleary's The Mouse and the Motorcycle.


Medusa's Ankles: Selected Stories Cover Image
By A. S. Byatt, David Mitchell (Introduction by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593321584
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Published: Knopf - November 23rd, 2021

A ravishing, luminous selection of short stories from the prize-winning imagination of A. S. Byatt, "a storyteller who could keep a sultan on the edge of his throne for a thousand and one nights" (The New York Times Book Review). With an introduction by David Mitchell, best-selling author of Cloud Atlas


His Greatest Speeches: How Lincoln Moved the Nation Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250763457
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 23rd, 2021

An expert analysis of Abraham Lincoln's three most powerful speeches reveals his rhetorical genius and his thoughts on our national character.


Tinderbox: HBO's Ruthless Pursuit of New Frontiers Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9781250624017
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - November 23rd, 2021

Tinderbox tells the exclusive, explosive, uninhibited true story of HBO and how it burst onto the American scene and screen to detonate a revolution and transform our relationship with television forever.


ExtraOrdinary Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781785865886
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Published: Titan Comics - November 23rd, 2021

#1 New York Times bestselling author of The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, launches her incredible world of super beings with this ALL-NEW dazzlingly illustrated graphic novel set in the five years between Vicious and Vengeful. A must for all Schwab fans everywhere!
 


Roar!: A Collection of Mighty Women Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780847870783
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Published: Rizzoli - November 23rd, 2021

On the heels of Ashley Longshore’s successful I Do Not Cook, I Do Not Clean, I Do Not Fly Commercial comes Roar! A Collection of Mighty Women: inspirational portraits of the most culturally seminal women in history, created in the artist’s colorful signature style.
 


Pies Are Awesome: The Definitive Pie Art Book: Step-by-Step Designs for All Occasions Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781631067907
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Published: Rock Point - November 23rd, 2021

World-renowned pie artist Jessica Leigh Clark-Bojin shares her easy, approachable, and never-before-seen pie art techniques, delicious recipes, and 28 pie art designs centered around holidays and life occasions.

Let pie baker extraordinaire Jessica Leigh Clark-Bojin take you by the oven mitt and spirit you away to a delicious, magical, new world of pie-sibilities in this


Being Somebody and Black Besides: An Untold Memoir of Midcentury Black Life Cover Image
By George B. Nesbitt, Prexy Nesbitt (Editor), Zeb Larson (Editor), Imani Perry (Foreword by), St. Clair Drake (Foreword by)
$27.50
ISBN: 9780226783123
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Published: University of Chicago Press - November 22nd, 2021

An immersive multigenerational memoir that recounts the hopes, injustices, and triumphs of a Black family fighting for access to the American dream in the twentieth century.

The late Chicagoan George Nesbitt could perhaps best be described as an ordinary man with an extraordinary gift for storytelling.


God Bless This Mess: Learning to Live and Love Through Life's Best (and Worst) Moments Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063098206
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Published: Harper - November 23rd, 2021

“My life was a complete mess, and God bless all of it. Because it’s in the messes where we learn the most—as long as we slow down enough to realize what God is trying to show us.”


American Kleptocracy: How the U.S. Created the World's Greatest Money Laundering Scheme in History Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250274526
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 23rd, 2021

A remarkable debut by one of America's premier young reporters on financial corruption, Casey Michel's American Kleptocracy offers an explosive investigation into how the United States of America built the largest illicit offshore finance system the world has ever known.


John Lewis: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (The Last Interview Series) Cover Image
By MELVILLE HOUSE (Editor), Jelani Cobb (Introduction by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781612199627
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Published: Melville House - November 23rd, 2021

Featuring interviews of civil rights activist and congressman John Lewis at almost every stage of his career, this collection illustrates why Lewis has become a human rights icon and remains an inspiration to activists today


The Book of All Books Cover Image
By Roberto Calasso, Tim Parks (Translated by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374601898
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 23rd, 2021

A book that begins before Adam and ends after us. In this magisterial work by the Italian intellectual superstar Roberto Calasso, figures of the Bible and its whole outline emerge in a new light: one that is often astonishing and disquieting, as indeed—more than any other—is the book from which they originate


Minecraft: Blockopedia: Updated Edition Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9780593355909
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Published: Del Rey - November 23rd, 2021

A completely updated version of the bestselling Minecraft: Blockopedia! Detailing each block found in the #1 game of all time, this is a must-have reference guide for all Minecrafters!


Profusely Illustrated: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525521068
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Published: Knopf - November 23rd, 2021

The fabulous life and times of one of our wittiest, most endearing and enduring caricaturists—in his own words and inimitable art. Sorel has given us "some of the best pictorial satire of our time ... [his] pen can slash as well as any sword” (The Washington Post).


Cytonic (The Skyward Series #3) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399555855
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Published: Delacorte Press - November 23rd, 2021

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Reckoners series, the Mistborn trilogy, and the Stormlight Archive comes the third book in an epic series about a girl who will travel beyond the stars to save the world she loves from destruction.


The Sister Who Ate Her Brothers: And Other Gruesome Tales Cover Image
By Jen Campbell, Adam de Souza (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780500652589
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Published: Thames & Hudson - November 23rd, 2021

In this collection, fourteen of fairy tales from around the world are retold for young readers, restored to their original, grisly versions.


The Big Book of Belonging (The Big Book Series) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780500652640
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Published: Thames & Hudson - November 23rd, 2021

The new installment in the popular Big Book series connects young readers from around the world by emphasizing that we all belong to the same planet Earth.


The Ballad of Dinah Caldwell Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781645673125
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Published: Page Street Kids - November 23rd, 2021

Nothing is more dangerous than a girl with nothing left to lose.


New York: An Illustrated History (Revised and Expanded) Cover Image
$75.00
ISBN: 9780593534144
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Published: Knopf - November 23rd, 2021

An expanded edition of the only comprehensive illustrated history of New York—with more than 600 ravishing photographs and illustrations—that tells the remarkable 400-year-long story of the city from its beginning in 1624 up to the current moment. The companion volume to the acclaimed PBS series.


Stephen McCranie's Space Boy Volume 11 Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781506718859
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Published: Dark Horse Books - November 23rd, 2021

Oliver is faced with the choice that will drive the course for the rest of his life, as the young boy needs to learn to cope with the new world around him.

On top of that, the saga of the Arno and the mysterious Artifact thickens, and the people on Earth struggle to find answers.


Dvorak's Prophecy: And the Vexed Fate of Black Classical Music Cover Image
By Joseph Horowitz, George Shirley (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780393881240
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 23rd, 2021

A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of 2021

A provocative interpretation of why classical music in America "stayed white"—how it got to be that way and what can be done about it.


How to Live Like a Monk: Medieval Wisdom for Modern Life Cover Image
By Danièle Cybulskie, Anna Lobanova (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780789214133
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Published: Abbeville Press - November 23rd, 2021

How medieval monastic practices—with their emphasis on a healthy soul, mind, and body—can inspire us to live fuller lives today


Dinosaurs: New Visions of a Lost World Cover Image
By Michael J. Benton, Bob Nicholls (Illustrator)
$39.95
ISBN: 9780500052198
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Published: Thames & Hudson - November 23rd, 2021

The world’s leading paleontologist takes us on a visual tour of the latest dinosaur science, illustrated with accurate and stunning paleoart.