On Our Front Tables, June 16th, 2020

Antiracist Baby Board Book Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593110416
Availability: Backordered
Published: Kokila - June 16th, 2020

From the National Book Award-winning author of Stamped from the Beginning and How to Be an Antiracist comes a fresh new board book that empowers parents and children to uproot racism in our society and in ourselves.

Take your first steps with Antiracist Baby! Or rather, follow Antiracist Baby's nine easy steps for building a more equitable world.


The Guardians: A Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780525620945
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Published: Dell - June 16th, 2020

In this instant #1 New York Times bestseller, John Grisham delivers a classic legal thriller—with a twist.

“Terrific…affecting…Grisham has done it again.”—Maureen Corrigan, The Washington Post
 
“A suspenseful thriller mixed with powerful themes.”—Associated Press


Nana Akua Goes to School Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525581130
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schwartz & Wade - June 16th, 2020

In this moving story that celebrates cultural diversity, a shy girl brings her West African grandmother--whose face bears traditional tribal markings--to meet her classmates.


Stranger Planet (Strange Planet Series) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063022607
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Morrow Gift - June 16th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller

The sequel to the #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon Strange Planet, featuring more hilarious and poignant adventures from the fascinating inhabitants of Nathan W. Pyle's colorful world.


Devolution: A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984826787
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Published: Del Rey - June 16th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The #1 New York Times bestselling author of World War Z is back with “the Bigfoot thriller you didn’t know you needed in your life, and one of the greatest horror novels I’ve ever read” (Blake Crouch, author of Dark Matter and Recursion).
 


Falastin: A Cookbook Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780399581731
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Published: Ten Speed Press - June 16th, 2020

A soulful tour of Palestinian cooking today from the Ottolenghi restaurants’ executive chef and partner—120 recipes shaped by his personal story as well as the history of Palestine.

“Truly, one of the best cookbooks of the year so far.”—Bon Appétit


Exercise of Power: American Failures, Successes, and a New Path Forward in the Post-Cold War World Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781524731885
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Published: Knopf - June 16th, 2020

From the former secretary of defense and author of the acclaimed #1 best-selling memoir, Duty, a candid, sweeping examination of power in all its manifestations, and how it has been exercised, for good and bad, by American presidents in the post-Cold War world.


The Half Sister Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250265517
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Minotaur Books - June 16th, 2020

From Sandie Jones, the New York Times bestselling author of the Hello Sunshine Book Club pick The Other Woman, comes The Half Sister; a compelling new domestic suspense novel about a family who is forever changed when a stranger arrives at their door.

Meet the half sister, and unravel the ties that blind us.

THE TRUTH


Vera Kelly Is Not a Mystery (A Vera Kelly  Story #2) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781947793798
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Published: Tin House Books - June 16th, 2020

A Best Summer Read at Autostraddle and Alma

The “splendid genre-pushing” (People) Vera Kelly series returns in full force as our recently out-of-the-spy-game heroine finds herself traveling from Brooklyn to a sprawling countryside estate in the Caribbean in her first case as a private investigator. 


28 Summers Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316420044
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 16th, 2020

A "captivating and bittersweet" novel by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Summer of '69: Their secret love affair has lasted for decades -- but this could be the summer that changes everything (People).


A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735225237
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Published: Viking - October 15th, 2019

From "the world's greatest tour guide," a deeply-researched, captivating journey through the rich history of Christianity and the winding paths of the French and Italian countryside that will feed mind, body, and soul (New York Times).


The Den: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525564515
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Published: Vintage - June 16th, 2020

“A lush and luminous gem of a novel: The Den is a book with depth and mystery and soul.” —Chris Bohjalian, author of The Red Lotus


Ways to Make Sunshine (A Ryan Hart Novel #1) Cover Image
By Renée Watson, Nina Mata (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781547600564
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - April 28th, 2020

From Newbery Honor and Coretta Scott King Author Award winner Renée Watson comes the first book in a young middle grade series about Ryan Hart, a girl who is pure spirit, kindness, and sunshine.


Raising Lumie Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593113202
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 16th, 2020

A poignant, hopeful story of a girl and her puppy.


I Hate Reading: How to Read When You'd Rather Not Cover Image
By Beth Bacon, Beth Bacon (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062962522
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Published: HarperCollins - June 16th, 2020

I Hate Reading is a highly visual paper-over-board chapter book designed to help even the most reluctant reader breeze through reading time, feel successful at reading, and even laugh! Get reluctant readers reading with I Hate Reading!


The Circus Rose Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328639509
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Published: Clarion Books - June 16th, 2020

From a New York Times best-selling author, a queer retelling of “Snow White and Rose Red” in which teenage twins battle evil religious extremists to save their loves and their circus family.


You Say It First Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062674128
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 16th, 2020

An addictive, irresistible YA novel about two teens from different worlds who fall for each other after a voter registration call turns into a long-distance romance—from Katie Cotugno, the New York Times bestselling author of 99 Days. Perfect for fans of Mary H.K. Choi, Robin Benway, and Nicola Yoon.