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The Children's Secret: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781643858753
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Published: Crooked Lane Books - September 7th, 2021

In the vein of Big Little Lies, Nina Monroe's suspense debut explores the dangerous side of suburbia.

Nothing ever happens in a sleepy town like Middlebrook. Until the residents are shaken to their core, when one hot Saturday afternoon, at a back-to-school party, nine children sneak into a barn...and only eight come out unharmed.


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Matrix Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594634499
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 7th, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"A relentless exhibition of Groff's freakish talent. In just over 250 pages, she gives us a character study to rival Hilary Mantel's Thomas Cromwell ." - USA Today

"An electric reimagining . . . feminist, sensual . . . unforgettable." - O, The Oprah Magazine


Beautiful World, Where Are You: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374602604
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 7th, 2021

AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTELLER

Beautiful World, Where Are You
is a new novel by Sally Rooney, the bestselling author of Normal People and Conversations with Friends.


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Pax, Journey Home Cover Image
By Sara Pennypacker, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062930347
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 7th, 2021

From bestselling and award-winning author Sara Pennypacker comes the long-awaited sequel to Pax; this is a gorgeously crafted, utterly compelling novel about chosen families and the healing power of love.

It’s been a year since Peter and his pet fox, Pax, have seen each other. Once inseparable, they now lead very different lives.


The Magician: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476785080
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

From one of today’s most brilliant and beloved novelists, a dazzling, epic family saga set across a half-century spanning World War I, the rise of Hitler, World War II, and the Cold War.


Countdown bin Laden: The Untold Story of the 247-Day Hunt to Bring the Mastermind of 9/11 to Justice (Chris Wallace’s Countdown Series) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982176525
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - September 7th, 2021

#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Following Chris Wallace’s “riveting” (The New York Times) and “propulsive” (Time) first book Countdown 1945 comes a deeply reported, revelatory, and thrillingly told account of the final months of the hunt for Osama bin Laden.

On August 27, 2010, three CIA officers ask for a private meetin


Norman Didn't Do It!: (Yes, He Did) (Mother Bruce Series) Cover Image
By Ryan Higgins, Ryan Higgins (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368026239
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 7th, 2021

Ryan T. Higgins, the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Mother Bruce series, delivers a contemporary tale of friendship.
Norman is a porcupine. Mildred is a tree. Norman and Mildred are best friends. Just the two of them. And only the two of them. But when a surprise pops up, life will never be the same again.


Willodeen Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250147400
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 7th, 2021

From #1 New York Times bestseller Katherine Applegate, a singular middle-grade novel about a girl who risks everything to help a handmade creature who comes to life.

The earth is old and we are not, and that is all you must remember . . .


Never Saw Me Coming Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311553
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Published: Park Row - September 7th, 2021

"Fresh, fast-paced and fiendishly clever If you love watching true crime and wonder about the psychopaths among us, this is the book for you " -- Lisa Gardner, #1 New York Times bestselling author

A Most Anticipated Novel of Fall 2021 by Newsweek, Goodreads, PopSugar, Crime Reads, SheReads, Crime by the Book, The Nerd Daily, and more


Beautiful Country: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385547215
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Published: Doubleday Books - September 7th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER - A TODAY SHOW #READWITHJENNA BOOK CLUB PICK

An incandescent memoir from an astonishing new talent, Beautiful Country puts readers in the shoes of an undocumented child living in poverty in the richest country in the world.


Magic Lessons: Book #1 of the Practical Magic Series Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982108854
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 7th, 2021

In this “ bewitching” (The New York Times Book Review) novel that traces a centuries-old curse to its source, beloved author Alice Hoffman unveils the story of Maria Owens, accused of witchcraft in Salem, and matriarch of a line of the amazing Owens women and men featured in Practical Magic and The Rules of Magic.

Where does the story of the Ow


The Dynasty Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781982134112
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - September 7th, 2021

*NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
From the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of Tiger Woods comes the definitive inside story of the New England Patriots—the greatest sports dynasty of the 21st century.


The Book of Two Ways: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984818379
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 7th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Small Great Things and A Spark of Light comes a “powerful” (The Washington Post) novel about the choices that alter the course of our lives.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY MARIE CLAIRE


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Mill Town: Reckoning with What Remains Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250799685
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 7th, 2021

Winner of the 2021 Rachel Carson Environmental Book Award
Winner of the 2021 Maine Literary Award for Nonfiction
Finalist for the 2020 National Book Critics John Leonard Prize for Best First Book
Finalist for the 2021 New England Society Book Award

Finalist for the 2021 New England Independent Booksellers Association Award


Pete the Cat's Groovy Imagination Cover Image
By James Dean, James Dean (Illustrator), Kimberly Dean
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062974105
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Published: HarperCollins - September 7th, 2021

When a cloudy gray sky cancels Pete the Cat’s beach day plans, a big box is all he needs to beat the rainy-day blues.


Hooky Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780358468295
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Published: Etch/Clarion Books - September 7th, 2021

Two twins, one prophecy, and a whole lot of hijinks. From WEBTOON, the #1 digital comic platform, comes a fantastical story about twin siblings Dani and Dorian who have missed the bus to magic school and scramble to find a mentor  to teach them before their parents find out.


The Best of Me Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316242400
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 7th, 2021

“Genius… It is miraculous to read these pieces… You must read The Best of Me.” —Andrew Sean Greer, New York Times Book Review

New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice

A CNN and Christian Science Monitor Best Book of the Month

For more than twenty-five years, David Sedaris h


Cuyahoga: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982155568
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

Longlisted for the PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel

Cuyahoga is tragic and comic, hilarious and inventive—a 19th-century legend for 21st-century America” (The Boston Globe).

Big Son is a spirit of the times—the times being 1837.


Red Roulette: An Insider's Story of Wealth, Power, Corruption, and Vengeance in Today's China Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982156152
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

“THE BOOK CHINA DOESN'T WANT YOU TO READ.”—CNN​

A riveting insider's story of how the Party and big money work in China today, by a man who, with his wife, Whitney Duan, rose to the zenith of power and wealth—and then fell out of favor. She was disappeared four years ago.


This Bright Future: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982158248
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 7th, 2021

An explosive memoir from Bobby Hall, the multiplatinum recording artist known as Logic and the #1 bestselling author of Supermarket.

This Bright Future is a raw and unfiltered journey into the life and mind of Bobby Hall, who emerged from the wreckage of a horrifically abusive childhood to become an era-defining artist of our tumultuous age.

A self-described orp


The Night She Disappeared: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982137366
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Published: Atria Books - September 7th, 2021

“Utterly gripping with richly drawn, hugely compelling characters, this is a first-class thriller with heart.” —Lucy Foley, New York Times bestselling author

“Insane suspense.” —Lee Child, New York Times bestselling author

“Her best thriller yet.” —Harlan Coben, New York Times bestselling a


His Truth Is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope Cover Image
By Jon Meacham, John Lewis (Afterword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984855046
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 7th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An intimate and revealing portrait of civil rights icon and longtime U.S. congressman John Lewis, linking his life to the painful quest for justice in America from the 1950s to the present—from the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Soul of America 


Dark and Shallow Lies Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593403969
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Published: Razorbill - September 7th, 2021

A teen girl disappears from her small town deep in the bayou, where magic festers beneath the surface of the swamp like water rot, in this chilling debut supernatural thriller for fans of Natasha Preston, Karen McManus, and Rory Power.

La Cachette, Louisiana, is the worst place to be if you have something to hide.


The Heron's Cry: A Detective Matthew Venn Novel (The Two Rivers Series #2) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250204479
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 7th, 2021

New York Times bestseller Ann Cleeves returns with The Heron's Cry, the extraordinary follow-up to The Long Call, soon to be a major TV series, alongside her two hit TV shows Shetland and Vera.

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

“In Matthew Venn, Ann has created a complex, daring, subtle character.” —Louise Penny


Kristy and the Snobs: A Graphic Novel (Baby-sitters Club #10) (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix) Cover Image
By Ann M. Martin, Chan Chau (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338304602
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Published: Graphix - September 7th, 2021

A brand-new Baby-sitters Club graphic novel adapted by Eisner-nominated artist Chan Chau!

Kristy's mom got remarried and their family moved to the ritzy neighborhood across town. The other members of The Baby-sitters Club think it's a good opportunity to get some new business, but the kids who live nearby aren't very friendly. They criticize Kristy's clothes and make fun of the BSC.


The Thirteenth Cat Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358394082
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Published: Clarion Books - September 7th, 2021

From master of middle grade horror Mary Downing Hahn, a new thriller about bravery, unexpected friendship, and sinister cats that will captivate readers with its chilling mix of mystery and magic.

Zoey loves spending the summer with her Aunt Alice, and her aunt's new house is the perfect place to cozy up with a good book.


The Scorpion's Tail (Nora Kelly #2) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538747285
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 7th, 2021

From #1 bestselling authors Preston & Child comes a thrilling novel following archaeologist Nora Kelly and FBI Agent Corrie Swanson as they work together to solve a twisted crime that reaches far beyond any of their worst fears.


What Are You Going Through: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593191422
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 7th, 2021

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2020 BY NPR, PEOPLE, AND O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE

A NEW YORK TIMES CRITICS’ TOP BOOK OF 2020

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

“As good as The Friend, if not better.” —The New York Times
 
“Impossible to put down . . . leavened with wit and tenderness.” —People


One Life Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984881182
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Published: Penguin Books - September 7th, 2021

An instant New York Times bestseller!

“Rapinoe's 'signature pose' from the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup is synonymous to the feeling we got when finishing this book: heart full, arms wide and ready to take up space in this world.”—USA Today 

 


Send for Me: A novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101972045
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Published: Vintage - September 7th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER •  A TODAY SHOW #ReadWithJenna BOOK CLUB PICK!

An achingly beautiful work of historical fiction that moves between Germany on the eve of World War II and present-day Wisconsin, unspooling a thread of love, longing, and the powerful bonds of family.


The American Experiment: Dialogues on a Dream Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781982165734
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 7th, 2021

The capstone book in a trilogy from the New York Times bestselling author of How to Lead and The American Story and host of Bloomberg TV’s The David Rubenstein Show—American icons and historians on the ever-evolving American experiment, featuring Ken Burns, Madeleine Albright, Wynton Marsalis, Billie Jean King, Henry Louis Gates Jr., and man


A Brief Welcome to the Universe: A Pocket-Sized Tour Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780691219943
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Published: Princeton University Press - September 7th, 2021

A pocket-style edition based on the New York Times bestseller


Just Us: An American Conversation Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781644450635
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 7th, 2021

Now in paperback, Claudia Rankine’s “skyscraper in the literature on racism” (Christian Science Monitor)


Thanks for Nothing (A Little Bruce Book) (Mother Bruce Series) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781368075855
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 7th, 2021

Ryan T. Higgins, #1 New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, celebrates the season of thanks in this Little Bruce Book.
It’s autumn in Soggy Hollow, and the mice have a lot to be thankful for. But Bruce the bear is not so thankful for all the thanking.
This bite-sized Little Bruce Book is perfect for fans of the Mother Bruce board books.


On Freedom: Four Songs of Care and Constraint Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781644450628
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 7th, 2021

Named a Most Anticipated/Best Book of the Month by: NPR * USA Today * Time * Washington Post * Vulture * Women’s Wear Daily * Bustle * LitHub * The Millions * Vogue * Nylon * Shondaland * Chicago Review of Books * The Guardian * Los Angeles Times * Kirkus * Publishers Weekly


If Then: How Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781324091127
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Published: Liveright - September 14th, 2021

From the best-selling author of These Truths, an “exhilarating” (New York Times Book Review) account of the Cold War origins of our data-mad era.


Twinkle Twinkle Little Kid Cover Image
By Drew Daywalt, Molly Idle (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399171321
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Published: Philomel Books - September 7th, 2021

A hilarious story of wishes and friendship by Drew Daywalt, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Day the Crayons Quit, and Molly Idle, the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of Flora and the Flamingo.

Everyone knows that kids wish upon stars, but did you know that stars wish upon kids, too?


The Invention of Sound Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538717981
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 7th, 2021

A father searching for his missing daughter is suddenly given hope when a major clue is discovered, but learning the truth could shatter the seemingly perfect image Hollywood is desperate to uphold.


The Human Cosmos: Civilization and the Stars Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593183045
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Published: Dutton Books - September 7th, 2021

Taking Paris: The Epic Battle for the City of Lights Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593183083
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Published: Dutton Caliber - September 7th, 2021

A NATIONAL BESTSELLER

From Martin Dugard, the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of the Killing series with Bill O’Reilly, comes the spellbinding story of the Allied liberation of Paris from the grip of the Nazis during World War II


Portrait of a Scotsman Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984805720
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Published: Berkley Books - September 7th, 2021

The Instant USA Today Bestseller


Fault Lines: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063099807
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Published: Custom House - September 7th, 2021

"What is the cost of a mother’s desire?...Emily Itami explores this question with wit and poignancy." -- New York Times Book Review

"The perfect marriage of Sally Rooney and early Murakami." -- Kathy Wang, author of Impostor Syndrome


Inseparable: A Never-Before-Published Novel Cover Image
By Simone de Beauvoir, Sandra Smith (Translated by), Margaret Atwood (Introduction by)
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063075047
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Published: Ecco - September 7th, 2021

A never-before-published novel by the iconic Simone de Beauvoir of an intense and vivid girlhood friendship 

From the moment Sylvie and Andrée meet in their Parisian day school, they see in each other an accomplice with whom to confront the mysteries of girlhood.


The Great Glorious Goddamn of It All Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781335522535
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Published: Hanover Square Press - September 7th, 2021

From singer-songwriter Josh Ritter, a lyrical, sweeping novel about a young boy's coming-of-age during the last days of the lumberjacks.


Kleptopia: How Dirty Money Is Conquering the World Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062883667
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - September 7th, 2021

A Washington Post Notable Book of the Year • An Economist Book of the Year

Now With a New Afterword


The War for Gloria: A novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524732325
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Published: Knopf - September 7th, 2021

From the author of the PEN/Faulkner Award–winning debut novel Preparation for the Next Life, a gripping, tender, unforgettable story about fathers and sons, regret and redemption


How to Raise an Elephant: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (21) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593310953
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Published: Anchor - September 7th, 2021

In this latest installment in the cherished No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, Mma Ramotswe must balance family obligations with the growing needs of one of Charlie’s pet projects.
 


The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781101912164
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Published: Anchor - September 7th, 2021

BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: The New York TimesThe Washington Post • Fortune • Bloomberg

From two of America's most revered political journalists comes the definitive biography of legendary White House chief of staff and secretary of state James A. Baker III: the man who ran Washington when Washington ran the world.


The Inheritance of Orquídea Divina: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982102548
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Published: Atria Books - September 7th, 2021

Perfect for fans of Alice Hoffman, Isabel Allende, and Sarah Addison Allen, this is a gorgeously written novel about a family searching for the truth hidden in their past and the power they’ve inherited, from the author of the acclaimed and “giddily exciting” (The New York Times Book Review) Brooklyn Brujas series.

The Montoyas are used to a life without expl


Every Deep-Drawn Breath: A Critical Care Doctor on Healing, Recovery, and Transforming Medicine in the ICU Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982171148
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

A world-renowned critical care doctor offers hope for ICU patients and their families in this timely, urgent, and compassionate narrative.

Over the next ten years, 40 to 60 million people in this country will be admitted to the ICU.


The Charm Offensive: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982170714
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Published: Atria Books - September 7th, 2021

A MOST ANTICIPATED ROM-COM SELECTED BY * BUZZFEED * LGBTQ READS * BUSTLE * THE NERD DAILY * ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT * FROLIC MEDIA * AND MORE!

The Charm Offensive will sweep you off your feet.” —PopSugar

In this witty and heartwarm


Poet Warrior: A Memoir Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780393248524
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 7th, 2021

National bestseller

Three-term poet laureate Joy Harjo offers a vivid, lyrical, and inspiring call for love and justice in this contemplation of her trailblazing life.


See No Stranger: A Memoir and Manifesto of Revolutionary Love Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525509110
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Published: One World - September 7th, 2021

An urgent manifesto and a dramatic memoir of awakening, this is the story of revolutionary love.

Finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize • “In a world stricken with fear and turmoil, Valarie Kaur shows us how to summon our deepest wisdom.”—Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat Pray Love
 


JFK: Coming of Age in the American Century, 1917-1956 Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780812987027
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 7th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • A Pulitzer Prize–winning historian takes us as close as we have ever been to the real John F. Kennedy in this revelatory biography of the iconic, yet still elusive, thirty-fifth president.


Here for It: Or, How to Save Your Soul in America; Essays Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525621058
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 7th, 2021

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • Read with Jenna Book Club Pick as Featured on Today • From the creator of Elle’s “Eric Reads the News,” a heartfelt and hilarious memoir-in-essays about growing up seeing the world differently, finding unexpected hope, and experiencing every awkward, extraordinary stumble along the way.


Violence Project: How to Stop a Mass Shooting Epidemic Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419752957
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 7th, 2021

Mad Women's Ball: A Novel Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781419757594
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 7th, 2021

Into the Forest: A Holocaust Story of Survival, Triumph, and Love Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250267641
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 7th, 2021

From a little-known chapter of Holocaust history, Rebecca Frankel's Into the Forest is one family’s inspiring true story of love, escape, and survival.

"An uplifting tale, suffused with a karmic righteousness that is, at times, exhilarating." —Wall Street Journal


Misfits: A Personal Manifesto Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250843449
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 7th, 2021

From the brilliant mind of Michaela Coel, creator and star of I May Destroy You and Chewing Gum, comes a passionate and inspired declaration against fitting in.


Unfollow Me: Essays on Complicity Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635577112
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 7th, 2021

An intimate, impertinent, and incisive collection about race, progress, and hypocrisy from Jill Louise Busby, aka Jillisblack.


The Museum of Rain Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9781952119354
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Published: McSweeney's - September 7th, 2021

Ois n Mahoney is an American Army vet in his 70s who is asked to lead a group of young grand-nieces and grand-nephews on a walk through the hills of California's Central Coast. Walking toward a setting sun, their destination is a place called The Museum of Rain, which may or may not still exist, and whose origin and meaning are elusive to all.


Star Wars Life Day Treasury: Holiday Stories From a Galaxy Far, Far Away Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368070881
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Published: Disney Lucasfilm Press - September 7th, 2021

Cozy up with this collection of holiday-themed midwinter stories from throughout the galaxy far, far away!


The Hawthorne Legacy (The Inheritance Games #2) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780759557635
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

Intrigue, riches, and romance abound in this thrilling sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Inheritance Games

The Inheritance Games ended with a bombshell, and now heiress Avery Grambs has to pick up the pieces and find the man who might hold the answers to all of her questions—including why Tobias Hawthorne left his entir


Stick and Stone: Best Friends Forever! Cover Image
By Beth Ferry, Tom Lichtenheld (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358473022
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Published: Clarion Books - September 7th, 2021

This ode to unconditional love is a brand new adventure for New York Times best-selling BFFs Stick and Stone, in which Stick searches for his family tree and discovers the importance of found family and forever friends.

Stick has always wanted to find his family tree. It’s probably big and beautiful! Is it an oak? A maple?


Lotería Cover Image
By Karla Arenas Valenti, Dana SanMar (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593176962
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

The turn of a card could change your destiny in this captivating middle grade adventure based on the Lotería card game and perfect for fans of Coco. While searching for her missing cousin, a young girl is transported to a mythical kingdom, becoming entangled in a perilous game of chance.


Defending Champ Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984836922
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

In this follow up to Triple Threat, New York Times bestseller Mike Lupica takes us to the soccer field in another empowering story about dismantling sexism in sports.


We Are Not Broken Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780759554603
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

George M. Johnson, activist and bestselling author ofAll Boys Aren't Blue, returns with a striking memoir that celebrates Black boyhood and brotherhood in all its glory.

This is the vibrant story of George, Garrett, Rall, and Rasul -- four children raised by Nanny, their fiercely devoted grandmother.


Dragons Are the Worst! Cover Image
By Alex Willan, Alex Willan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534485112
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

Mo Willems meets Bob Shea in this uproariously funny picture book about Gilbert the Goblin from the creator of Unicorns Are the Worst!.

Gilbert the Goblin is absolutely, definitely, one-hundred-percent certain that dragons are the worst.

They burn down everything in sight and they hoard all the gold.


Hayao Miyazaki Cover Image
By Hayao Miyazaki (Artist), Jessica Niebel, Toshio Suzuki (Foreword by)
$49.95
ISBN: 9781942884811
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Published: Delmonico Books - September 7th, 2021

A richly illustrated journey through the extraordinary cinematic worlds of beloved filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki


Castaway Mountain: Love and Loss Among the Wastepickers of Mumbai Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781662600951
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Published: Astra House - September 7th, 2021

"'I came to see the mountains as an outpouring of our modern lives,' Roy writes, 'of the endless chase for our desires to fill us.' Readers of Behind the Beautiful Forevers will be drawn to this harrowing portrait."
— Publishers Weekly

"Castaway Mountain deserves every accolade. A stunning achievement."


Miss Kopp Investigates (A Kopp Sisters Novel #7) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358093114
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Published: Mariner Books - September 7th, 2021

Life after the war takes an unexpected turn for the Kopp sisters, but soon enough, they are putting their unique detective skills to use in new and daring ways. 

Winter 1919: Norma is summoned home from France, Constance is called back from Washington, and Fleurette puts her own plans on hold as the sisters rally around their recently widowed sister-in-law and her


Martita, I Remember You/Martita, te recuerdo: A Story in English and Spanish Cover Image
By Sandra Cisneros, Liliana Valenzuela (Translated by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780593313664
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Published: Vintage - September 7th, 2021

A long-forgotten letter sets off a charged encounter with the past in this poignant and gorgeously told tale masterfully written by Sandra Cisneros, the celebrated bestselling author of The House on Mango Street, in a beautiful dual-language edition.


The Fortnight in September: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982184780
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

This charming, timeless classic about a family of five setting out on their annual seaside vacation is “the most uplifting, life-affirming novel I can think of...the beautiful dignity to be found in everyday living has rarely been captured more delicately” (Kazuo Ishiguro).

Meet the Stevens family, as they prepare to embark on their yearly holiday to the coast of England.


Cuba: An American History Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781501154553
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

An epic, sweeping history of Cuba and its complex ties to the United States—from before the arrival of Columbus to the present day—written by one of the world’s leading historians of Cuba.

In 1961, at the height of the Cold War, the United States severed diplomatic relations with Cuba, where a momentous revolution had taken power three years earlier.


Good in Bed (20th Anniversary Edition): A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982158415
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Published: Washington Square Press - September 7th, 2021

Rediscover the modern classic than launched the career of the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Mrs.


There She Was: The Secret History of Miss America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982123390
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Published: Atria/One Signal Publishers - September 7th, 2021

“Argetsinger...is a true pageant enthusiast; she brings empathy and respect to the women who have followed this path.” —The Washington Post

A Washington Post Style editor’s fascinating and irresistible look back on the Miss America pageant as it approaches its 100th anniversary.

The sash. The tears. The glittering crown.


Windswept: Walking the Paths of Trailblazing Women Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781951142704
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Published: Tin House Books - September 7th, 2021

“A gorgeous and revelatory blend of memoir, travelogue, and long-forgotten history.”—Abbott Kahler


Life Is What You Bake It: Recipes, Stories, and Inspiration to Bake Your Way to the Top: A Baking Book Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780593137680
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Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - September 7th, 2021

The winner of The Great American Baking Show shares her story of personal growth and more than 100 delicious recipes.

"As much about a collection of recipes that makes your mouth water and tugs at your heart with food memories as it is about the chronicles and life lessons of a true comeback kid."--Carla Hall


The Antisocial Network: The GameStop Short Squeeze and the Ragtag Group of Amateur Traders That Brought Wall Street to Its Knees Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538707555
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 7th, 2021

From one of our most innovative and celebrated authors, the definitive take on the wildest story of the year— the David-vs.-Goliath GameStop short squeeze, a tale of fortunes won and lost overnight that may end up changing Wall Street forever.

Bestselling author Ben Mezrich offers a gripping, beat-by-beat account of how a loosely affiliate group of private investors and


Yusuf Azeem Is Not a Hero Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062943255
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Published: Quill Tree Books - September 7th, 2021

At a time when we are all asking questions about identity, grief, and how to stand up for what is right, this book by the author of A Thousand Questions will hit home with young readers who love Hena Khan and Varian Johnson—or anyone struggling to understand recent U.S. history and how it still affects us today.  


Thankful Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534477346
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 7th, 2021

Stunning, diorama illustrations bring to life this lullaby of a picture book about celebrating everyday things that make life wonderful.

I am thankful for a home where I am safe and warm.
Thankful for parents who read me stories and comb my hair gently, gently.


Good Night, Good Night: The original longer version of The Going to Bed Book Cover Image
By Sandra Boynton, Sandra Boynton (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534499744
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Published: Little Simon - September 14th, 2021

Maestro of bedtime Sandra Boynton expands her bestselling The Going to Bed Book in this deluxe collectible picture book that will help a new generation of children get ready for bed.

The sun has set not long ago.So begins one of the most widely loved children’s books ever made.


Chez Bob Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316483117
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021

From the hilarious author of Who Wet My Pants?, Unicorn Thinks He's Pretty Great, and the Dinosaur Vs. series comes a kid-pleasing read-aloud about a devious alligator who learns to love!


Carmilla, Deluxe Edition: The cult classic that inspired Dracula Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781782275848
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Published: Pushkin Press - September 7th, 2021

Carmilla is the original vampire story, steeped in the sexual tension between two young women and gothic romance.
 
A deluxe gift edition of the cult classic that predated and greatly influenced Dracula and much vampire literature that followed, including Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles. 


So Many Beginnings: A Little Women Remix (Remixed Classics #2) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250761217
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 7th, 2021

Four young Black sisters come of age during the American Civil War in So Many Beginnings, a warm and powerful YA remix of the classic novel Little Women, by national bestselling author Bethany C. Morrow.


The Last Legacy: A Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250823724
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Published: Wednesday Books - September 7th, 2021

New York Times bestselling author Adrienne Young returns with The Last Legacy, a captivating standalone about family and blood ties, reinventing yourself, and controlling your own destiny.


The Bones of Ruin Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534453562
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 7th, 2021

An African tightrope walker who can’t die gets embroiled in a secret society’s deadly gladiatorial tournament in this thrilling historical fantasy set in an alternate 1880s London, perfect for fans of The Last Magician and The Gilded Wolves.

As an African tightrope dancer in Victorian London, Iris is used to being strange.


Survival of the City: Living and Thriving in an Age of Isolation Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593297681
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Published: Penguin Press - September 7th, 2021

One of our great urbanists and one of our great public health experts join forces to reckon with how cities are changing in the face of existential threats the pandemic has only accelerated


Ordinary Heroes: A Memoir of 9/11 Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593330258
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Published: Portfolio - September 7th, 2021

New York Times Bestseller

From the first FDNY chief to respond to the 9/11 attacks, an intimate memoir and a tribute to those who died that others might live


Ledger: Poems Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781524711719
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 7th, 2021

A pivotal book of personal, ecological, and political reckoning tuned toward issues of consequence to all who share this world's current and future fate--Some of the most important poetry in the world today (Naomi Shihab Nye, The New York Times Magazine).


Say It Loud!: On Race, Law, History, and Culture Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593316047
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Published: Pantheon - September 7th, 2021

In a magnum opus that spans two decades, Harvard Law School professor Randall Ken­nedy, one of our preeminent legal scholars and public intellectuals, gives us twenty-nine provocative essays—some previously published, others written for this occasion—that explore key social justice issues of our time.


People Love Dead Jews: Reports from a Haunted Present Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393531565
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 7th, 2021

Finalist for the 2021 Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction

A startling and profound exploration of how Jewish history is exploited to comfort the living.


The Dark Remains: A Laidlaw Investigation (Jack Laidlaw Novels Prequel) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781609457198
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Published: World Noir - September 7th, 2021

In this scorching prequel, New York Times best-selling author Ian Rankin and Scottish crime-writing legend William McIlvanney join forces for the first ever case of DC Jack Laidlaw, Glasgow's original gritty detective.


Forgotten in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250272812
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 7th, 2021

In the latest novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, homicide detective Eve Dallas sifts through the wreckage of the past to find a killer.


Brothers on Three: A True Story of Family, Resistance, and Hope on a Reservation in Montana Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250210685
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Published: Celadon Books - September 7th, 2021

"A heart-stomping, heart-stopping read. Unsentimental. Unforgettable. Astonishing. Brothers on Three captures the roar of a community spirit powered by blood history, loyalty, and ferocious love."
—Debra Magpie Earling, author of Perma Red


Chasing Me to My Grave: An Artist's Memoir of the Jim Crow South Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781635576597
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 7th, 2021

“A compelling and important history that this nation desperately needs to hear.” -Bryan Stevenson, New York Times bestselling author of Just Mercy and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative


Narwhal's School of Awesomeness (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #6) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735262546
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Published: Tundra Books - September 7th, 2021

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
Narwhal and Jelly become the coolest teachers in the world wide waters in the hilarious sixth book of this blockbuster graphic novel series!


Forever Young: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781538704196
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 7th, 2021

Iconic actress Hayley Mills shares personal memories from her storied childhood, growing up in a famous acting family and becoming a Disney child star, trying to grow up in a world that wanted her to stay forever young.
 
The daughter of acclaimed British actor Sir John Mills was still a preteen when she began her acting career and was quickly thrust into the spotlight.


Fallout: Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War Showdown Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250149015
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 7th, 2021

New York Times bestselling author Steve Sheinkin presents a follow up to his award-winning book Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--the World's Most Dangerous Weapon, taking readers on a terrifying journey into the Cold War and our mutual assured destruction.


Born Behind Bars Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593112472
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - September 7th, 2021

The author of the award-winning The Bridge Home brings readers another gripping novel set in Chennai, India, featuring a boy who's unexpectedly released into the world after spending his whole life in jail with his mom.


Hello (from Here) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593326121
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Published: Dial Books - September 7th, 2021

A heartfelt, witty, and thought-provoking YA love story about two teens who fall for each other while forced apart during quarantine, written by two New York Times bestselling authors, and for fans of Five Feet Apart, Anna and the French Kiss, and My Life Next Door


Time for Bed, Old House Cover Image
By Janet Costa Bates, A.G. Ford (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536209983
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Published: Candlewick - September 28th, 2021

At Isaac’s first sleepover, he gets to help Grandpop with a very special routine—putting the house to bed—in a story that’s just right for children visiting a new place, or for adopting a new ritual at home.