An intimate memoir by the controversial and outspoken Oscar-winning director and screenwriter about his complicated New York childhood, volunteering for combat, and his struggles and triumphs making such films as Platoon, Midnight Express, and Scarface.
Before the international success of Platoon in 1986, Oliver Stone had been wounded as an$28.00ISBN: 9780593156858Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Del Rey - July 21st, 2020
In the thrilling sequel to Bird Box, the inspiration for the record-breaking Netflix film that starred Sandra Bullock and “absolutely riveted” Stephen King, New York Times bestselling author Josh Malerman brings unseen horrors to life.
$27.99ISBN: 9781250256737Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020
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The alternate history first contact adventure Axiom's End is an extraordinary debut from Hugo finalist and video essayist Lindsay Ellis.
Truth is a human right.$27.00ISBN: 9781635574678Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - July 21st, 2020
For readers of Warlight and The Invisible Bridge, an intimate, harrowing story about a family of German citizens during World War II.
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“There was no shelter without her sons.”$29.99ISBN: 9781684425112Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Turner - July 21st, 2020
"...a cleansing narrative that should inspire mothers--and other caregivers--to rise up, unite, and breathe hot new life into the drooping cause of mental healthcare reform."-- Ron Powers, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author.$17.00ISBN: 9781573227544Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Riverhead Books - July 21st, 2020
Available for the first time in trade paperback, the multi-million copy bestselling guide to happiness from His Holiness the Dalai Lama.$26.00ISBN: 9781982157999Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster - July 21st, 2020
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Longtime Jeopardy! host and television icon Alex Trebek reflects on his life and career.
Since debuting as the host of Jeopardy! in 1984, Alex Trebek has been something like a family member to millions of television viewers, bringing e$26.95ISBN: 9780525657606Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf - July 21st, 2020
England, 1580: The Black Death creeps across the land, an ever-present threat, infecting the healthy, the sick, the old and the young, alike. The end of days is near, but life always goes on.$25.00ISBN: 9780385545808Availability: BackorderedPublished: Doubleday - July 21st, 2020
"How did our democracy go wrong? This extraordinary document . . . is Applebaum's answer." —Timothy Snyder, author of On Tyranny
A Pulitzer Prize–winning historian explains, with electrifying clarity, why elites in democracies around the world are turning toward nationalism and authoritarianism.$28.00ISBN: 9780316499019Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown and Company - July 21st, 2020
In Dublin, 1918, a maternity ward at the height of the Great Flu is a small world of work, risk, death, and unlooked-for love, in "Donoghue's best novel since Room" (Kirkus Reviews)$28.99ISBN: 9781982104061Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - July 21st, 2020
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“Fast-paced...pulse-pounding...supremely entertaining…His best ever.” —The Washington Times
“If you love thrillers…if you’ve ever read a thriller you enjoyed…if you think you *might* like a thriller&helli$29.99ISBN: 9781250209221Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020
Two iconic bands. An unforgettable life.$28.00ISBN: 9781594205972Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Press - July 21st, 2020
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Galvanized by her work in our nation's jails, psychiatrist Christine Montross illuminates the human cost of mass incarceration and mental illness$29.99ISBN: 9781250222695Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Metropolitan Books - July 21st, 2020
An insider’s view of science reveals why many scientific results cannot be relied upon – and how the system can be reformed.$17.99ISBN: 9780593116937Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - July 21st, 2020
Neil Gaiman meets Hans Christian Andersen in this delicious fairy tale full of mysterious spirits, daring escapes, and a beautiful message about the power of found families.$30.00ISBN: 9780735215757Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Press - July 21st, 2020
A major new work, a hybrid of history, journalism, and memoir, about the modern Freedom of Information Act – FOIA – and the horrifying, decades-old government misdeeds that it is unable to demystify, from one of America's most celebrated writers$26.00ISBN: 9781538750650Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Grand Central Publishing - July 21st, 2020Take action and shatter the glass ceiling with this empowering and optimistic feminist guide from the #1 New York Timesbestselling author of Dear Madam President.In an era marked by a frustrating sense of stagnation for women, Jennifer Palmieri has found a way to move beyond the bounds of$18.99ISBN: 9780316381673Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Back Bay Books - July 21st, 2020
From New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean comes the gripping, untold story of a renegade group of scientists and spies determined to keep Adolf Hitler from obtaining the ultimate prize: a nuclear bomb.$17.99ISBN: 9780823444946Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Holiday House - July 21st, 2020
Can two children escape North Korea on their own?
North Korea. December, 1950.
Twelve-year-old Sora and her family live under an iron set of rules: No travel without a permit. No criticism of the government. No absences from Communist meetings. Wear red. Hang pictures of the Great Leader. Don't trust your neighbors. Don't speak your mind. You are being watched.$17.99ISBN: 9781338290202Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Inc. - July 21st, 2020
A story of telling truth from lies - and finding out what being a hero really means.$17.99ISBN: 9780593118535Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - July 21st, 2020
For fans of Sorcery of Thorns and Furyborn comes a thrilling new fantasy about a kingdom ravaged by war, and the princess who might be the key to saving not only those closest to her, but the kingdom itself, if she reveals the very secret that could destroy her.
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