On Our Front Tables, July 28th, 2020

Relentless: A Drizzt Novel (Generations #3) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062688675
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Published: Harper Voyager - July 28th, 2020

The epic conclusion to the long-awaited trilogy featuring one of the most beloved characters in all of fantasy—Drizzt Do'Urden—a rollicking tale of life, death, intrigue, magic, danger, and the timeless bonds of family and friendship from New York Times bestselling author R. A.


Empire of Wild: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062975942
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Published: William Morrow - July 28th, 2020

“Deftly written, gripping and informative. Empire of Wild is a rip-roaring read!”—Margaret Atwood, From Instagram


Crossings: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250259042
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 28th, 2020

"A sparkling debut. Landragin’s seductive literary romp shines as a celebration of the act of storytelling." Publishers Weekly

"Romance, mystery, history, and magical invention dance across centuries in an impressive debut novel."
Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review)


A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631495274
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Published: Liveright - August 4th, 2020

With A Furious Sky, best-selling author Eric Jay Dolin tells the history of America itself through its five-hundred-year battle with the fury of hurricanes.


Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062248572
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Published: Ecco - July 28th, 2020

A chillingly personal and exquisitely wrought memoir of a daughter reckoning with the brutal murder of her mother at the hands of her former stepfather, and the moving, intimate story of a poet coming into her own in the wake of a tragedy

At age nineteen, Natasha Trethewey had her world turned upside down when her former stepfather shot and killed her mother.


Dare to Speak: Defending Free Speech for All Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062966032
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Published: Dey Street Books - July 28th, 2020

"A must read."—Margaret Atwood


The Hunting of Hillary: The Forty-Year Campaign to Destroy Hillary Clinton Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250154606
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - July 28th, 2020

The Hunting of Hillary traces how an entire industry of hate, lies, and fear was created to persecute Hillary Clinton for decades and profit from it.


The TB12 Method: How to Do What You Love, Better and for Longer Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781501180743
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 28th, 2020

The #1 New York Times bestseller by the 6-time Super Bowl champion

The first book by Tampa Bay Buccaneers and former New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady—the 6-time Super Bowl champion who is still reaching unimaginable heights of excellence in his forties—a gorgeously illustrated and deeply practical “athlete’s bible” that reveals Brad


The Butterfly Lampshade: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385534871
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Published: Doubleday - July 28th, 2020

The first novel in ten years from the author of the beloved New York Times bestseller The Particular Sadness Of Lemon Cake, a luminous, poignant tale of a mother, a daughter, mental illness, and the fluctuating barrier between the mind and the world


Playing Nice: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984821348
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Published: Ballantine Books - July 28th, 2020

What if you found out that your family isn’t yours at all? How far would you go to protect them? A gripping new psychological thriller from the bestselling author of The Girl Before. . . .

“[JP] Delaney takes domestic suspense beyond its comfort zone.”—Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review


The Book of Lost Names Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982131890
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Published: Gallery Books - July 21st, 2020

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Inspired by an astonishing true story from World War II, a young woman with a talent for forgery helps hundreds of Jewish children flee the Nazis in this unforgettable historical novel from the New York Times bestselling author of the “epic and heart-wrenching World War II tale” (Alyson Noel, #1 New York Times<


The End of Her: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984880512
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Published: Pamela Dorman Books - July 28th, 2020

The new domestic suspense novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Couple Next Door and Someone We Know

A long-ago accident--and a vistor from out of the blue. . .


Florida Man: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593133316
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Published: Random House - July 28th, 2020

“A riotous journey into the heart of insanity also known as the State of Florida. Bravo!”—Gary Shteyngart, author of Lake Success


A Star Is Bored: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250266491
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - July 28th, 2020

"A Star is Bored is an absolute knockout. Riotously funny and wickedly tender."
— Taylor Jenkins Reid, New York Times bestselling author of Daisy Jones and the Six

"Wildly funny and irreverent... Lane’s writing lifts the novel far above its gossamer Hollywood setting, suffusing [the novel] with a complex sensitivity."


Afterland Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316267830
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Published: Mulholland Books - July 28th, 2020

 
Children of Men meets The Handmaid's Tale in this "smartly written" and "splendid" thriller about how far a mother will go to protect her son from a hostile world transformed by the absence of men (Stephen King).

Most of the men are dead.


Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a Manifesto Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250255631
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 28th, 2020

She Said meets Lucky in Michelle Bowdler's provocative debut, telling the story of her rape and recovery while interrogating why one of society's most serious crimes goes largely uninvestigated.


To Start a War: How the Bush Administration Took America into Iraq Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525561040
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Published: Penguin Press - July 28th, 2020

"Authoritative...The most comprehensive account yet of that smoldering wreck of foreign policy, one that haunts us today." -Los Angeles Times

"A timely reminder of the dangers of embarking upon wars that can imperil America itself.” - The New York Times


Break 'Em Up: Recovering Our Freedom from Big Ag, Big Tech, and Big Money Cover Image
By Zephyr Teachout, Bernie Sanders (Foreword by)
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250200891
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Published: All Points Books - July 28th, 2020

"[We need] a grassroots, bottom-up movement that understands the challenge in front of us, and then organizes against monopoly power in communities across this country. This book is a blueprint for that organizing.


Promised Land: How the Rise of the Middle Class Transformed America, 1929-1968 Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982102708
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Published: Scribner - July 14th, 2020

A timely work of groundbreaking history explains how the American middle class ballooned at mid-century until it dominated the nation, showing who benefited and what brought the expansion to an end.

In Promised Land, David Stebenne examines the extraordinary revival of the middle class in mid-twentieth century America and how it drastically changed the country.


Blue-Collar Cash: Love Your Work, Secure Your Future, and Find Happiness for Life Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062989604
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Published: Dey Street Books - July 28th, 2020

A prescriptive and timely guide to finding success and happiness without a college degree by Ken Rusk, the Ohio-based entrepreneur and “million-dollar ditch digger” who believes it is time to celebrate the possibilities and financial opportunities that a Blue-Collar life can bring.

A BLUE-COLLAR APPROACH TO CREATING A LIFE YOU LOVE


Perception: How Our Bodies Shape Our Minds Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250219114
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 28th, 2020

A groundbreaking popular psychology book that explores the deep connection between our body and our brain.


The Death of the Artist: How Creators Are Struggling to Survive in the Age of Billionaires and Big Tech Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250125514
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - July 28th, 2020

A deeply researched warning about how the digital economy threatens artists' lives and work—the music, writing, and visual art that sustain our souls and societies—from an award-winning essayist and critic


The Pink Line: Journeys Across the World's Queer Frontiers Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374279967
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - July 28th, 2020

"[Mark] Gevisser is clear-eyed and wise enough to have a sharp sense of how tough the struggle has been, and how hard it will be now for those who have not succeeded in finding shelter from prejudice." --Colm Tóibín, The Guardian

One of the Financial Times and Guardian Books to Look Forward to in 2020


The Apocalypse Factory: Plutonium and the Making of the Atomic Age Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393634976
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 28th, 2020

A thrilling narrative of scientific triumph, decades of secrecy, and the unimaginable destruction wrought by the creation of the atomic bomb.


The Wife Who Knew Too Much: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250202550
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 28th, 2020

From Michele Campbell, the bestselling author of It's Always the Husband comes a new blockbuster thriller in The Wife Who Knew Too Much.

Meet the first Mrs. Ford
Beautiful. Accomplished.
Wealthy beyond imagination.
Married to a much younger man.
And now, she’s dead.

Meet the second Mrs. Ford.
Waitress. Small-town girl.


His & Hers: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250266071
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 28th, 2020

FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF Sometimes I Lie
“Stunning. Addictive. This book should not be missed!” —Samantha Downing
“Deliciously dark…will have readers tearing through the pages.” —Mary Kubica
“Gives Gone Girl a run for its money…I couldn’t stop reading.” —Christina Dalcher


Your House Will Pay: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062868848
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Published: Ecco - July 28th, 2020

WINNER OF THE LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK PRIZE

“[A] suspense-filled page-turner.” —Viet Thanh Nguyen, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for The Sympathizer


"A delight, full of heart and hijinks and humor." --John Grogan, author of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog


The Long Call (The Two Rivers Series #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250204455
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Published: Minotaur Books - July 28th, 2020

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
WINNER OF THE AGATHA AWARD FOR BEST CONTEMPORARY NOVEL


Something to Live For Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525539896
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 28th, 2020

Previously published as How Not to Die Alone

Smart, darkly funny, and life-affirming, for fans of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely FineSomething to Live For is the bighearted debut novel we all need, a story about love, loneliness, and the importance of taking a chance when we feel we have the most to lose.


Goodnight Stranger Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780778309802
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Published: Park Row - July 28th, 2020

"Somewhere the ghosts of Shirley Jackson and the Henry James of The Turn of the Screw are smiling, because a wildly talented young writer has joined their lineage."-- George Saunders, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Lincoln in the Bardo


Lotharingia: A Personal History of Europe's Lost Country Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781250251169
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Published: Picador - July 28th, 2020

Following Germania and Danubia, the third installment in Simon Winder’s personal history of Europe


Unspeakable Acts: True Tales of Crime, Murder, Deceit, and Obsession Cover Image
By Sarah Weinman, Patrick Radden Keefe (Introduction by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062839886
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Published: Ecco - July 28th, 2020

A New York Times New & Noteworthy Book


The Story of the Jews Volume Two: Belonging: 1492-1900 Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062998729
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Published: Ecco - July 28th, 2020

In the second of two volumes of this magnificently illustrated cultural history--the tie-in to the PBS and BBC series The Story of the Jews--Simon Schama details the story of the Jewish people, spanning from their expulsion from Spain in the Inquisition across six hundred years to the present day.

It is a story like no other: an epic of endurance against destruction, o


Avoid the Day: A New Nonfiction in Two Movements Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062356178
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 28th, 2020

"Avoid the Day truly seems to me to push nonfiction memoir as far as it can go without it collapsing into a singularity and I am at a loss for words. You are just going to have to read it." –Helen Macdonald, author of H is for Hawk


Constitution Illustrated Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781770463967
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - July 28th, 2020

The master of the visual mash-up returns with his signature idiosyncratic take on the Constitution


The Liberation of Paris: How Eisenhower, de Gaulle, and von Choltitz Saved the City of Light Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501164934
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 21st, 2020

Prize-winning and bestselling historian Jean Edward Smith tells the “rousing” (Jay Winik, author of 1944) story of the liberation of Paris during World War II—a triumph achieved only through the remarkable efforts of Americans, French, and Germans, racing to save the city from destruction.

Following their breakout from Normandy in late June 1944, the Allies s


Wildhood: The Astounding Connections between Human and Animal Adolescents Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501164705
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Published: Scribner - July 21st, 2020

A New York Times Editor’s Pick ** People Best Books ** Publishers Weekly Most Anticipated Books ** Chicago Tribune 28 Books You Need to Read Now **

“It blew my mind to discover that adolescent animals and humans are so similar…I loved this book!” —Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animal


Intimations: Six Essays Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9780593297612
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Published: Penguin Books - July 28th, 2020

“Smith does more than illuminate what we're going through right now. She offers a model of how to think ourselves through a fraught historical moment without getting hysterical or sanctimonious, without losing our compassion or our appreciation for what's good in other people. She teaches us how to be better at being human.” —John Powers, Fresh Air


Seriously WTF is Wrong with Men Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780593085936
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Published: TarcherPerigee - July 28th, 2020

A hilarious illustrated meditation on the question that runs through the mind of every woman who cohabitates with--or simply enjoys the company of--the opposite sex: Seriously, WTF is wrong with men?


Doggos Doing Things: The Hilarious World of Puppos, Borkers, and Other Good Bois Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780762469932
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Published: Running Press Adult - July 28th, 2020

Chonkybois, lowriders, borkers, and floofs -- these are just a few of the many cute characters you'll discover in Doggos Doing Things, an irresistible gift book based on the wildly popular Instagram account of the same name.


Flyaway Cover Image
By Kathleen Jennings, Ellen Datlow (Consultant editor)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250260499
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Published: Tor.com - July 28th, 2020

An Indie Next Pick!

Transformation, enchantment, and the emotional truths of family history teem in Kathleen Jennings’ stunning debut, Flyaway.


"Kathleen Jennings' prose dazzles, and her magic feels real enough that you might even prick your finger on it."—Kelly Link


Hieroglyphics Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781616209728
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Published: Algonquin Books - July 28th, 2020

Hieroglyphics is a novel that tugs at the deepest places of the human soul—a beautiful, heart piercing meditation on life and death and the marks we leave on this world.


This Is My America Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593118764
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 2020

"Incredible and searing." --Nic Stone, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dear Martin

The Hate U Give meets Just Mercy in this unflinching yet uplifting first novel that explores the racist injustices in the American justice system.


The Memory Police: A Novel Cover Image
By Yoko Ogawa, Stephen Snyder (Translated by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101911815
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Published: Vintage - July 28th, 2020

Finalist for the International Booker Prize and the National Book Award

A haunting Orwellian novel about the terrors of state surveillance, from the acclaimed author of The Housekeeper and the Professor.


The Silence of the White City Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781984898593
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - July 28th, 2020

A madman is holding Vitoria hostage, killing its citizens in brutal ways and staging the bodies. The city's only hope is a brilliant detective struggling to battle his own demons.


Condor Comeback (Scientists in the Field Series) Cover Image
By Sy Montgomery, Tianne Strombeck (By (photographer))
$18.99
ISBN: 9780544816534
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 2020

Sibert Medalist, National Book Award Honoree, and New York Times best-selling author Sy Montgomery turns her formidable talents to the story of California condors and the scientists who have fought against their extinction in this installment in the award-winning Scientists in the Field series.
 
In April of 1987 the last wild California condor was captured and


Quintessence Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374309763
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - July 28th, 2020

Quintessence is an extraordinary story from Jess Redman about friendship, self-discovery, interconnectedness, and the inexplicable elements that make you you.

Find the Elements. Grow the Light. Save the Starling.


Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393652666
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 2nd, 2021

A quest to explore some of the most spectacular ancient cities in human history—and figure out why people abandoned them.


Lady Miss Penny Goes To Lunch Cover Image
By Maya Rodale, Gillian Flint (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781635652291
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Published: Rodale Kids - July 28th, 2020

Learn to dine out like the (usually) well-behaved pup the Lady Miss Penny, as she shares her 10 Restaurant Rules in this delightfully unruly story of dinner dos and don'ts!


Treasures of the Twelve Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062821300
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Published: HarperCollins - July 28th, 2020

Bursting with heart and packed with exciting new places, dangerous obstacles, and mysterious powers, Cindy Lin’s sequel to The Twelve is a page-turning race against time that’s perfect for fans of The Zodiac Legacy and Spirit Animals series!

When Usagi first met the fabled Heirs of the Twelve, she had just one goal: saving her sister, Uma.


Dan Unmasked Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062943057
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Published: HarperCollins - July 28th, 2020

This heartfelt middle grade debut about grief, creativity, and the healing power of friendship shows that not all heroes wear capes and is perfect for fans of John David Anderson and Ali Benjamin.


This Is My America Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593118764
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 2020

"Incredible and searing." --Nic Stone, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dear Martin

The Hate U Give meets Just Mercy in this unflinching yet uplifting first novel that explores the racist injustices in the American justice system.


The Stepping Off Place Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062932075
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Published: Quill Tree Books - July 28th, 2020

From debut author Cameron Kelly Rosenblum comes a stunning teen novel that tackles love, grief, and mental health as one girl must process her friend’s death and ultimately learn how to stand in her own light. Perfect for fans of All the Bright Places and We Were Liars.