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Exiles: A Novel By Jane Harper Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250235350
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 31st, 2023

FROM NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AND AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR JANE HARPER COMES EXILES, A CAPTIVATING MYSTERY ABOUT A MISSING MOTHER

"I love Jane Harper's Australia-based mysteries." —Stephen King


Heart Bones: A Novel By Colleen Hoover Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781668021910
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Published: Atria Books - January 31st, 2023

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of It Ends with Us and It Starts with Us!

Moving, passionate, and unforgettable, Colleen Hoover's novel follows two young adults from completely different backgrounds embarking on a tentative romance, unaware of what the future holds.


After a childhood filled with poverty and neglect, Beyah Grim


Under the Whispering Door By TJ Klune Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250217394
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Published: Tor Books - January 31st, 2023

A NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, AND INDIE BESTSELLER
One of Buzzfeed's "Best Books of 2022"!
An Indie Next Pick!

A Locus Awards Top Ten Finalist for Fantasy Novel


River Sing Me Home By Eleanor Shearer Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593548042
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Published: Berkley - January 31st, 2023

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK • This beautiful, page-turning and redemptive story of a mother’s gripping journey across the Caribbean to find her stolen children in the aftermath of slavery is a “celebration of motherhood and female resilience” (The Observer).


Waco Rising: David Koresh, the FBI, and the Birth of America's Modern Militias By Kevin Cook Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250840523
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - January 31st, 2023

A news-making account of the war between David Koresh’s Branch Davidians and the FBI, and how their standoff launched today’s militias


The Terraformers By Annalee Newitz Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250228017
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Published: Tor Books - January 31st, 2023

From science fiction visionary Annalee Newitz comes The Terraformers, a sweeping, uplifting, and illuminating exploration of the future.

Destry's life is dedicated to terraforming Sask-E. As part of the Environmental Rescue Team, she cares for the planet and its burgeoning eco-systems as her parents and their parents did before her.


Cheddar Late Than Dead (Grilled Cheese Mysteries) By Linda Reilly Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781728238388
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - January 31st, 2023

"A complex mystery and yummy grilled cheese recipes. What's not to like?"— Kirkus Reviews

A bridal shower gone bad quickly becomes the swiss of death, and grilled cheese shop owner Carly Hale must sniff out the suspect


Maame: A Novel By Jessica George Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250282521
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 31st, 2023

A Today Show #ReadWithJenna Book Club Pick

"
Sparkling." —The New York Times

"An utterly charming and deeply moving portrait of the joys
and the guiltof trying to find your own way in life." Celeste Ng, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Our Missing Hearts


The Books of Jacob: A Novel By Olga Tokarczuk, Jennifer Croft (Translated by) Cover Image
By Olga Tokarczuk, Jennifer Croft (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593087503
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 31st, 2023

A NEW YORKER ESSENTIAL READ

“Just as awe-inspiring as the Nobel judges claimed.” – The Washington Post


“Olga Tokarczuk is one of our greatest living fiction writers. . . This could well be a decade-defining book akin to Bolaño’s 2666.” –AV Club


Reggie and Delilah's Year of Falling By Elise Bryant Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063212992
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 31st, 2023

From the NAACP Image Award–nominated author of Happily Ever Afters comes a dual POV rom-com about Reggie and Delilah, who fall in love through missed connections and chance meetings on holidays over the course of a year. Perfect for fans of Nicola Yoon and Jenny Han, with crossover appeal for readers of Jasmine Guillory and Talia Hibbert romances.


How to Be an Antiracist By Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525509301
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Published: One World - January 31st, 2023

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the National Book Award–winning author of Stamped from the Beginning comes a “groundbreaking” (Time) approach to understanding and uprooting racism and inequality in our society and in ourselves—now updated, with a new preface.


Left on Tenth: A Second Chance at Life: A Memoir By Delia Ephron Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316267755
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 31st, 2023

The beloved writer of romantic comedies like You've Got Mail tells her own late-in-life love story in her New York Times bestselling "resplendent memoir," complete with a tragic second act and joyous resolution (Adriana Trigiani, bestselling author of The Good Left Undone).

Delia Ephron had struggled through several years of heartbreak.


8 Rules of Love: How to Find It, Keep It, and Let It Go By Jay Shetty Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982183066
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 31st, 2023

The author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Think Like a Monk offers a revelatory guide to every stage of romance, drawing on ancient wisdom and new science.

Nobody sits us down and teaches us how to love. So we’re often thrown into relationships with nothing but romance movies and pop culture to help us muddle through.


Fight Night By Miriam Toews Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781635579789
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 31st, 2023

"Move over, Scout Finch! There's a new contender for feistiest girl in fiction, and her name is Swiv." -USA Today, "Best Books of the Year"

"Toews is a master of dialogue." -New York Times Book Review, Editors' Choice

"A revelation." -Richard Russo


Then Everything Happens at Once By M-E Girard Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063206687
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Published: HarperTeen - January 31st, 2023

From the Lambda Award-winning author of Girl Mans Up comes an empowering, sex-positive coming-of-age story about a teen exploring first love and desire, as her rocky relationship with her own body and a pandemic threaten to sabotage everything. Perfect for fans of Fat Chance, Charlie Vega and Cool for the Summer.  


100 Poems To Break Your Heart By Edward Hirsch Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358699354
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Published: Ecco - January 31st, 2023

100 of the most moving and inspiring poems of the last 200 years from around the world, a collection that will comfort and enthrall anyone trapped by grief or loneliness, selected by the award-winning, best-selling, and beloved author of How to Read a Poem


The Love You Save: A Memoir By Goldie Taylor Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781335449375
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Published: Hanover Square Press - January 31st, 2023

*A Zibby's Most Anticipated Book of 2023*
*One of The Root's Most Anticipated Books of January*
*A Good Morning America Best Book of January?*
*An Essence Must Read Book of the Year*
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Promise Boys By Nick Brooks Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250866974
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 31st, 2023

A blockbuster mystery about three teens of color who must investigate their principal’s murder to clear their own names—this page-turning thriller is perfect for fans of Karen McManus, Jason Reynolds, Angie Thomas, and Holly Jackson.


Welcome to the World By Julia Donaldson, Helen Oxenbury (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Julia Donaldson, Helen Oxenbury (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665929875
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - January 31st, 2023

From renowned creators Julia Donaldson and Helen Oxenbury, this magical picture book celebration of babies’ first experiences makes “the perfect gift for new and expectant parents” (Booklist, starred review).

From the comfort of home to the adventures of the great outdoors, from spending time with family to first encounters with nature, this ly


Children of Memory (Children of Time #3) By Adrian Tchaikovsky Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316466400
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Published: Orbit - January 31st, 2023

The modern classic of space opera that began with Children of Time continues in this extraordinary novel of humanity's battle for survival on a terraformed planet.

Earth failed. In a desperate bid to escape, the spaceship Enkidu and its captain, Heorest Holt, carried its precious human cargo to a potential new paradise.


My Father's House By Joseph O'Connor Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781609458355
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Published: Europa Editions - January 31st, 2023

From the acclaimed, bestselling author of Star of the Sea and winner of the 2021 Irish Book Awards Book of the Year for Shadowplay, comes a gripping and atmospheric new novel set in occupied Rome.


The Last Gift of the Master Artists: A Novel By Ben Okri Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781635422795
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Published: Other Press - January 31st, 2023

The Booker Prize–winning author, a child of the Nigerian Civil War, reinvents through the story of the Atlantic slave trade the beautiful soul and resilient culture of his country.


Pax, Journey Home By Sara Pennypacker, Jon Klassen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sara Pennypacker, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780062930361
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 31st, 2023

From 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. A New York Times bestseller!


Simon Sort of Says By Erin Bow Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781368082853
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - January 31st, 2023

For fans of Kate DiCamillo and Jack Gantos, a hilarious, wrenching, hopeful novel about finding your friends, healing your heart, and speaking your truth.


How to Be a (Young) Antiracist By Ibram X. Kendi, Nic Stone Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593461600
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Published: Kokila - January 31st, 2023

The #1 New York Times bestseller that sparked international dialogue is now a book for young adults! Based on the adult bestseller by Ibram X. Kendi, and co-authored by bestselling author Nic Stone, How to be a (Young) Antiracist will serve as a guide for teens seeking a way forward in acknowledging, identifying, and dismantling racism and injustice.


The Ever Storms (Wilderlore #3) By Amanda Foody Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665910750
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - January 31st, 2023

Barclay and his friends find new dangers and fresh adventure when they encounter mysterious sandstorms in the Desert in this thrilling third book of the New York Times bestselling Wilderlore series.

After saving the Sea, Barclay and his fellow apprentices are eager to take part in a new kind of adventure—the Symposium, a set of courses that all apprentices of the Lore Ke


Where the Black Flowers Bloom By Ronald L. Smith Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781328841629
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Published: Clarion Books - January 31st, 2023

A gripping, richly imagined fantasy set in an alternate ancient African world in which a Black girl finds her power and saves her people from evil, by the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Award-winning author of Black Panther: The Young Prince. 


As Good as Dead: The Finale to A Good Girl's Guide to Murder By Holly Jackson Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593379882
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Published: Ember - January 31st, 2023

THE MUST-READ MULTIMILLION BESTSELLING MYSTERY SERIES • The final book in the A Good Girl's Guide to Murder series that reads like your favorite true crime podcast or show. By the end, you'll never think of good girls the same way again...


The Snow Hare: A Novel By Paula Lichtarowicz Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316461351
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - January 31st, 2023

In this "riveting, heartfelt" novel of love and consequences (Heather Morris, New York Times bestselling author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz), a woman dreams of becoming a doctor until World War II leads her instead into an astonishing love—and a fateful choice.

Is it possible to fall in love at the edge of life?

Lena has


Tomb of Sand: A Novel By Geetanjali Shree, Daisy Rockwell (Translated by) Cover Image
By Geetanjali Shree, Daisy Rockwell (Translated by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063299405
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Published: HarperVia - January 31st, 2023

WINNER OF THE 2022 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE

A playful, feminist, and utterly original epic set in contemporary northern India, about a family and the inimitable octogenarian matriarch at its heart.


Cobalt Red: How the Blood of the Congo Powers Our Lives By Siddharth Kara Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250284303
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 31st, 2023

An unflinching investigation reveals the human rights abuses behind the Congo’s cobalt mining operation—and the moral implications that affect us all.


Chain of Thorns (The Last Hours #3) By Cassandra Clare Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781481431934
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - January 31st, 2023

James and Cordelia must save London—and their marriage—in this thrilling and highly anticipated conclusion to the Last Hours series from the #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Cassandra Clare.


Driving the Green Book: A Road Trip Through the Living History of Black Resistance By Alvin Hall Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063271968
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Published: HarperOne - January 31st, 2023

Join award-winning broadcaster Alvin Hall on a journey through America’s haunted racial past, with the legendary Green Book as your guide.


I Always Think It's Forever: A Love Story Set in Paris as Told by an Unreliable but Earnest Narrator By Timothy Goodman Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781668003695
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Published: S&S/Simon Element - January 31st, 2023

A sweeping, unique graphic memoir about an artist’s year abroad in Paris and how it gave way to an all-encompassing love affair and crushing heartbreak as he wrestled with trauma, masculinity, and the real possibility of hope.

Renowned graphic artist Timothy Goodman planned to do what every young artist dreams of and spend a year abroad in Paris.


This Little Kitty By Karen Obuhanych Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593435144
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 31st, 2023

With a bold, graphic style and a bouncy, rhyming text, this picture book catches rascally kittens being their adorable (and mischievous!) selves from morning to nap to night.

This little kitty starts the day and meows, “Wake up! It’s time to play! All the little kitties get out of bed. Their bellies grumble—it’s time to be fed."


That Flag By Tameka Fryer Brown, Nikkolas Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063093447
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Published: HarperCollins - January 31st, 2023

An affecting picture book from Tameka Fryer Brown and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Nikkolas Smith (The 1619 Project: Born on the Water) that challenges the meaning behind the still-waving Confederate flag through the friendship of two young girls who live across the street from each other.


The Davenports By Krystal Marquis Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593463338
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Published: Dial Books - January 31st, 2023

*Instant New York Times Bestseller*

The Davenports delivers a totally escapist, swoon-worthy romance while offering a glimpse into a period of African American history often overlooked.

"A fresh, utterly enchanting read.” —Ayana Gray, New York Times bestselling author of the Beasts of Prey trilogy


The Grip (Marcus Stroman #1) By Marcus Stroman Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781665916141
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Published: Aladdin - January 31st, 2023

In this first book in the semi-autobiographical middle grade series from MLB pitcher Marcus Stroman, a young baseball player learns that perfect games only come with a lot of practice—and some strikeouts.

Young Marcus Stroman is determined to make it to the highest playing level he can, despite every coach telling him he’s not tall enough to become a “real” pi


Reckoning By V (formerly Eve Ensler) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635579048
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 31st, 2023

A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Memoir of the Season

The work of a lifetime from the Tony Award-winning, bestselling author of The Vagina Monologues-political, personal, profound, and more than forty years in the making.


Love, Pamela: A Memoir of Prose, Poetry, and Truth By Pamela Anderson Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780063226562
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Published: Dey Street Books - January 31st, 2023

The actress, activist, and once infamous Playboy Playmate reclaims the narrative of her life in a memoir that defies expectation in both content and approach, blending searing prose with snippets of original poetry.


Nell Plants a Tree By Anne Wynter, Daniel Miyares (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Anne Wynter, Daniel Miyares (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062865779
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 31st, 2023

This gorgeous picture book shows how one little girl’s careful tending of a pecan tree creates the living center of a loving, intergenerational Black family. For Earth Day and every day! Perfect for fans of Matt de la Peña and Oge Mora.

Before her grandchildren climbed the towering tree,

explored its secret nests,


This Book Is My Best Friend By Robin Robinson, Robin Robinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Robin Robinson, Robin Robinson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665906814
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - January 31st, 2023

When two young readers reach for the same book at the library, they set off on a charming romp through the stacks in this rambunctious and endearing picture book.

Sunny and Aarush both love to read. In fact, it is their favorite thing. For Aarush, a book is like a refuge for when you want to be alone. For Sunny, a book is like a companion that keeps you from being lonely.


One Girl In All The World (Buffy: The Next Generation, Book 2): In Every Generation Book 2 By Kendare Blake Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781368075077
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - January 31st, 2023

"A worthy successor to the Slayer stories." —Booklist (starred review for In Every Generation)

Into every generation, a slayer is born. One girl in all the world . . . sort of.