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The Winners: A Novel (Beartown Series) By Fredrik Backman Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982112790
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Published: Atria Books - September 27th, 2022

A breathtaking new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Anxious People and A Man Called Ove, The Winners returns to the close-knit, resilient community of Beartown for a story about first loves, second chances, and last goodbyes.

Over the course of two weeks, everything in Beartown will change.


Fall Guy: A Joe Gunther Novel (Joe Gunther Series #33) By Archer Mayor Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250224187
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 27th, 2022

In Archer Mayor's Fall Guy, a body found in the trunk of a stolen car leads Joe Gunther and his team to crucial evidence in an infamous unsolved case from years past.


Fen, Bog and Swamp: A Short History of Peatland Destruction and Its Role in the Climate Crisis By Annie Proulx Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781982173357
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Published: Scribner - September 27th, 2022

From Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Proulx—whose novels are infused with her knowledge and deep concern for the earth—comes a riveting, revelatory history of our wetlands, their ecological role, and what their systematic destruction means for the planet.

A lifelong environmentalist, Annie Proulx brings her wide-ranging research and scholarship to the subject of wetlands and


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Shrines of Gaiety: A Novel By Kate Atkinson Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780385547970
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Published: Doubleday - September 27th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The #1 bestselling, award-winning author of Life after Life transports us to a restless London in the wake of the Great War—a city bursting with money, glamour, and corruption—in this spellbinding tale of seduction and betrayal.


Jacques Pépin Art Of The Chicken: A Master Chef's Paintings, Stories, and Recipes of the Humble Bird By Jacques Pépin Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780358654513
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Published: Harvest - September 27th, 2022

From legendary chef Jacques Pepin, a book celebrating his lifelong love of chickens, featuring dozens of his celebrated paintings and more than 50 recipes, along with a treasure trove of poignant and often humorous stories.


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The Door of No Return By Kwame Alexander Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316441865
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

Dreams are today’s answers for tomorrow’s questions.
 
11-year-old Kofi Offin dreams of water. Its mysterious, immersive quality. The rich, earthy scent of the current.


The Breach: The Untold Story of the Investigation into January 6th By Denver Riggleman, Hunter Walker (With) Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250866769
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 27th, 2022

Instant New York Times Bestseller

“Winners make history.” —Kevin McCarthy


The West Wing and Beyond: What I Saw Inside the Presidency By Pete Souza Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780316383370
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Published: Voracious - September 27th, 2022

Go behind the scenes of the West Wing—into the Oval Office and Situation Room, aboard Air Force One, and beyond—with #1 bestselling author and former presidential photographer Pete Souza.
 
Pete Souza has spent more time in the Oval Office than almost any person in history.


Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781982168445
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Published: Scribner - September 27th, 2022

On the New York Times bestseller list for over 20 weeks * A New York Times Notable Book * A National Book Award Finalist * Named a Best Book of the Year by Fresh Air, Time, Entertainment Weekly, Associated Press, and many more

“If you’re looking for a superb novel, look no further.” —The Washington Post


Live Wire: Long-Winded Short Stories By Kelly Ripa Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063073302
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 27th, 2022

A sharp, funny, and honest collection of real-life stories from Kelly Ripa, showing the many dimensions and crackling wit of the beloved daytime talk show host.


A Very Mercy Christmas (Mercy Watson) By Kate DiCamillo, Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kate DiCamillo, Chris Van Dusen (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536213607
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Published: Candlewick - September 27th, 2022

For fans of Mercy Watson, old and new, comes a joyful crescendo of favorite characters in a picture-book celebration of the quiet miracles the holidays bring. Mercy ornament included!

Stella Endicott felt joyful. She felt like something miraculous might happen. She wanted to sing.


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The Golden Enclaves: A Novel (The Scholomance #3) By Naomi Novik Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593158357
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Published: Del Rey - September 27th, 2022

#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER • Saving the world is a test no school of magic can prepare you for in the triumphant conclusion to the New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A Deadly Education and The Last Graduate.


Demon in the Wood Graphic Novel By Leigh Bardugo, Dani Pendergast (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Leigh Bardugo, Dani Pendergast (Illustrator)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781250624642
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 27th, 2022

Discover the start of a grand and sinister destiny in Demon in the Wood, the must-have graphic novel prequel to the bestselling book series and international Netflix sensation Shadow and Bone from spectacular new talent Dani Pendergast and #1 New York Times bestselling author Leigh Bardugo.


Illustrated Black History: Honoring the Iconic and the Unseen By George McCalman Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780062913234
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Published: HarperOne - September 27th, 2022

A gorgeous collection of 145 original portraits that celebrates Black pioneers—famous and little-known--in politics, science, literature, music, and more—with biographical reflections, all created and curated by an award-winning graphic designer.


Foul Lady Fortune By Chloe Gong Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781665905589
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 27th, 2022

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of These Violent Delights and Our Violent Ends comes the first book in a captivating new duology following an ill-matched pair of spies posing as a married couple to investigate a series of brutal murders in 1930s Shanghai.

It’s 1931 in Shanghai, and the stage is set for a new decade of intrigue.

Four ye


Suspect By Scott Turow Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538706329
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 27th, 2022

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Presumed Innocent and The Last Trial returns with a riveting legal thriller in which a reckless private detective is embroiled in a fraught police scandal.

For as long as Lucia Gomez has been the police chief in the city of Highland Isle, near Kindle County, she has known th


Verity By Colleen Hoover Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538739723
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 27th, 2022

A gorgeous new collector’s edition of Colleen Hoover’s Verity, featuring a gold foil cover, a letter from the author, and an exclusive new chapter.

New York Times Bestseller
USA Today Bestseller
The Globe and Mail Bestseller
Publishers Weekly Bestseller


Whose truth is


Treasure State: A Cassie Dewell Novel (Cassie Dewell Novels #6) By C.J. Box Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250766960
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 27th, 2022

#1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box's Treasure State finds Cassie Dewell in Montana on the trail of a con man.


The Breach: The Untold Story of the Investigation into January 6th By Denver Riggleman, Hunter Walker (With) Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250866769
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 27th, 2022

Instant New York Times Bestseller

“Winners make history.” —Kevin McCarthy


We Spread By Iain Reid Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781982169350
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - September 27th, 2022

The author of the “evocative, spine-tingling, and razor-sharp” (Bustle) I’m Thinking of Ending Things that inspired the Netflix original movie and the “short, shocking psychological three-hander” (The Guardian) Foe returns with a new work of philosophical suspense.

Penny, an artist, has lived in the same apartment for decades,


Solutions and Other Problems By Allie Brosh Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781982156954
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Published: Gallery Books - September 27th, 2022

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Allie Brosh—beloved author and artist of the extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller Hyperbole and a Half—returns with a long-awaited collection of “hilarious and slyly poignant” (People), autobiographical, illustrated essays.

Solutions and Other Problems includes humorou


Smile: A Memoir By Sarah Ruhl Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982150952
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Published: Scribner / Marysue Rucci Books - September 27th, 2022

* A People Best Book of the Year * Time and The Washington Post’s Most Anticipated List * Longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence *

From the MacArthur genius, two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist, and playwright, this “captivating, insightful memoir” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) is “a beautiful meditation on iden


Healing Through Words By Rupi Kaur Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781524873264
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - September 27th, 2022

#1 New York Times bestselling author Rupi Kaur presents guided poetry writing exercises of her own design to help you explore themes of trauma, loss, heartache, love, family, healing, and celebration of the self.
 


Healing Through Words is a guided tour on the journey back to the self, a cathartic and mindful exploration through writing.
 
This


Pirates Past Noon Graphic Novel (Magic Tree House (R) #4) By Mary Pope Osborne, Jenny Laird (Adapted by), Kelly Matthews (Illustrator), Nichole Matthews (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, Jenny Laird (Adapted by), Kelly Matthews (Illustrator), Nichole Matthews (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593174838
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

The #1 bestselling chapter book series is now a graphic novel! Magic. Mystery. Time-travel. Get whisked to the time of pirates with Jack and Annie!

Captured by pirates! When Jack and Annie are whisked away in the magic tree house, they arrive on a beautiful beach. It’s paradise! That is, until the pirates arrive. . .
 


Unrequited Infatuations: A Memoir By Stevie Van Zandt Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780306925436
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Published: Hachette Books - September 27th, 2022

Uncover never-before-told stories in this epic tale of self-discovery by a Rock n Roll disciple and member of the E Street Band.

What story begins in a bedroom in suburban New Jersey in the early '60s, unfolds on some of the country's largest stages, and then ranges across the globe, demonstrating over and over again how Rock and Roll has the power to change the world for


Best of Friends: A Novel By Kamila Shamsie Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593421826
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 27th, 2022

“A profound novel about friendship. I loved it to pieces.” —Madeline Miller

“A shining tour de force about a long friendship’s respects, disrespects, loyalties and moralities.” Ali Smith 


InvestiGators: Heist and Seek By John Patrick Green Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250849885
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Published: First Second - September 27th, 2022

New York Times bestsellers and sewer surfing super-sleuths Mango & Brash are back in InvestiGators: Heist and Seek, the sixth volume in John Patrick Green's smash hit series.

When rare paintings go missing, the InvestiGators are called on the scene...the ART SCENE!


Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters By Steven Pinker Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525562016
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Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“In our uncertain age, which can so often feel so dark and disturbing, Steven Pinker has distinguished himself as a voice of positivity.” – New York Times


Believing: Our Thirty-Year Journey to End Gender Violence By Anita Hill Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593298312
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Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2022

“An elegant, impassioned demand that America see gender-based violence as a cultural and structural problem that hurts everyone, not just victims and survivors… It's at times downright virtuosic in the threads it weaves together.”—NPR

Winner of the 2022 ABA Silver Gavel Award for Books 


Adrift: America in 100 Charts By Scott Galloway Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593542408
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Published: Portfolio - September 27th, 2022

From bestselling author and NYU business school professor Scott Galloway comes an urgent examination of the future of our nation – and how we got here.


Killing the Legends: The Lethal Danger of Celebrity By Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250283306
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 27th, 2022

In the latest book in the multimillion-selling Killing Series, Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard tell the larger-than-life stories of Elvis Presley, John Lennon, and Muhammad Ali.

The King is dead. The Walrus is shot. The Greatest is no more.


Leech By Hiron Ennes Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250811189
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Published: Tordotcom - September 27th, 2022

"[Leech] is The Thing meets The Alienist . . . beautifully written and so strangely humane . . . I will follow this writer anywhere going forward." —Gillian Flynn, New York Times bestselling author of Gone Girl

A surreal and horrifying debut, Hiron Ennes's Leech defies our understanding of identity, heredity, and bodily autonomy.


The Cause: The American Revolution and its Discontents, 1773-1783 By Joseph J. Ellis, Ph.D. Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781324092346
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Published: Liveright - September 27th, 2022

New York Times Book Review — Editors’ Choice • Chicago Tribune — "60 Best Reads for Right Now" • St. Louis Post-Dispatch — "50 Fall Books You Should Consider Reading"

Challenging conventional wisdom, The Cause offers a “necessary” (John S. Gardner, Guardian) account of the origins and clashing ideologies of America’s revolutionary era.


Enemies (Berrybrook Middle School #5) By SVETLANA CHMAKOVA Cover Image
$13.00
ISBN: 9781975312725
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Published: JY - September 27th, 2022

Felicity’s sure she’s going to do something big. Exactly what is still a mystery, but she’ll figure it out. Her sister, Letty, teases Felicity that she never finishes stuff, but that’s just because Letty is so perfect. Still, life is good with plenty of friends—drawing with the art club and playing games with her buddies keep her busy.


A Gift of Joy and Hope By Pope Francis Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781546003694
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Published: Worthy Books - September 27th, 2022

In this encouraging book, Pope Francis explores the meaning of true joy and offers an inspiring message: even in dark times, the light of hope can shine bright. 

The past few years have been extremely challenging, but even in dark times, the light of joy can shine bright.
 
True joy, says Pope Francis, is not a fleeting sentiment or a short-term solution to suf


House of Hunger By Alexis Henderson Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593438466
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Published: Ace - September 27th, 2022

WANTED - Bloodmaid of exceptional taste. Must have a keen proclivity for life’s finer pleasures. Girls of weak will need not apply.

A young woman is drawn into the upper echelons of a society where blood is power in this dark and enthralling Gothic novel from the author of The Year of the Witching.


The Furrows: A Novel By Namwali Serpell Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593448915
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Published: Hogarth - September 27th, 2022

How do you grieve an absence? From the award-winning author of The Old Drift, a brilliantly inventive novel that “captures the disorienting nature of grief [and] its brain-scrambling, time-altering power” (The Washington Post).


Spells for Forgetting: A Novel By Adrienne Young Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593358511
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Published: Delacorte Press - September 27th, 2022

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • “Lush with secrets, magic, and a past that won’t stay where it belongs, this novel is (quite fittingly) spellbinding.”—JODI PICOULT, author of Wish You Were Here

A deeply atmospheric story about ancestral magic, an unsolved murder, and a second chance at true love


The Morning Star: A Novel By Karl Ove Knausgaard, Martin Aitken (Translated by) Cover Image
By Karl Ove Knausgaard, Martin Aitken (Translated by)
$19.00
ISBN: 9780399563447
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Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2022

A New York Times Notable Book 

One of NPR's Best Books of 2021

"Knausgaard is among the finest writers alive.” —Dwight Garner, New York Times


The Genesis of Misery By Neon Yang Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250788979
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Published: Tor Books - September 27th, 2022

An immersive, electrifying space-fantasy, Neon Yang's debut novel The Genesis of Misery is full of high-tech space battles and political machinations, starring a queer and diverse array of pilots, princesses, and prophetic heirs.


Today a Woman Went Mad in the Supermarket: Stories By Hilma Wolitzer Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781635579802
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 27th, 2022

An NPR Best Book of the Year * A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice * An Electric Literature Best Short Story Collection of the Year * Finalist for the Chautauqua Prize


The House in the Orchard By Elizabeth Brooks Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781953534392
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Published: Tin House Books - September 27th, 2022

A BuzzFeed, CrimeReads, Good Housekeeping, and Departures Magazine Best Book of Fall

A Distractify and Dandelion Chandelier Best Book of September

A startling gothic tale of corrupted innocence that asks—when we look closely—what it really means to know the truth.


The Mysterious Bookshop Presents the Best Mystery Stories of the Year 2022 By Sara Paretsky (Editor), Otto Penzler (Series edited by) Cover Image
By Sara Paretsky (Editor), Otto Penzler (Series edited by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781613163498
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Published: Mysterious Press - September 27th, 2022

Sara Paretsky selects the twenty best mystery short stories of the year, including tales by Michael Connelly, Jo Nesbo, Joyce Carol Oates, Colson Whitehead, and more!


Stay True: A Memoir By Hua Hsu Cover Image
By Hua Hsu
$26.00
ISBN: 9780385547772
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Published: Doubleday - September 27th, 2022

From the New Yorker staff writer Hua Hsu, a gripping memoir on friendship, grief, the search for self, and the solace that can be found through art.


Sweet, Soft, Plenty Rhythm: A Novel By Laura Warrell Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593316443
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Published: Pantheon - September 27th, 2022

GMA BUZZ PICK Passion and risk, fathers and daughters, wives and single women, jazz and soul: a "gorgeously written debut" (Celeste Ng, best-selling author of Little Fires Everywhere) about the perennial temptations of dangerous love, told by the women who love Circus Palmer—trumpet player and old-school ladies’ man—as they ultimately discover the power of


Beautiful Country: A Memoir of an Undocumented Childhood By Qian Julie Wang Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593313008
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Published: Anchor - September 27th, 2022

A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • The moving story of an undocumented child living in poverty in the richest country in the world—an incandescent debut from an astonishing new talent • A TODAY SHOW #READWITHJENNA PICK


The Matter of Black Lives: Writing from the New Yorker By Jelani Cobb, David Remnick Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780063017603
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Published: Ecco - September 27th, 2022

A collection of The New Yorker‘s groundbreaking writing on race in America—including work by James Baldwin, Toni Morrison, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Hilton Als, Zadie Smith, and more—with a foreword by Jelani Cobb


Small Pleasures: A Novel By Clare Chambers Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063090996
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Published: Mariner Books - September 27th, 2022

In the best tradition of Tessa Hadley, Kazuo Ishiguro, and Ann Patchett—an astonishing, keenly observed period piece about an ordinary British woman in the 1950s whose dutiful life takes a sudden turn into a pitched battle between propriety and unexpected passion.


Jacqueline in Paris: A Novel By Ann Mah Cover Image
By Ann Mah
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062997012
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Published: Mariner Books - September 27th, 2022

From the bestselling author of The Lost Vintage, a rare and dazzling portrait of Jacqueline Bouvier’s college year abroad in postwar Paris, an intimate and electrifying story of love and betrayal, and the coming-of-age of an American icon – before the world knew her as Jackie.


Conquering the Pacific: An Unknown Mariner and the Final Great Voyage of the Age of Discovery By Andrés Reséndez Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063269064
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Published: Mariner Books - September 27th, 2022

The story of an uncovered voyage as colorful and momentous as any on record for the Age of Discovery—and of the Black mariner whose stunning accomplishment has been until now lost to history
 
It began with a secret mission, no expenses spared.


An Indiscreet Princess: A Novel of Queen Victoria's Defiant Daughter By Georgie Blalock Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063083288
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 27th, 2022

Before Princess Margaret, before Duchess Meghan, there was Princess Louise: royal rebel.


When Ghosts Come Home: A Novel By Wiley Cash Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062313096
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 27th, 2022

Winner of the SIBA Southern Book Prize for Fiction

“I loved it and devoured it with fury, straight to its blazing end.” —Lily King, author of Writers & Lovers


Mr. Wilder and Me By Jonathan Coe Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781609457921
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Published: Europa Editions - September 27th, 2022

FROM THE AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR OF THE ROTTERS' CLUB AND MIDDLE ENGLAND


Besties: Find Their Groove (The World of Click) By Kayla Miller, Kristina Luu (Illustrator), Jeffrey Canino Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780358561927
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Published: Clarion Books - September 27th, 2022

A fun and fresh spin-off of the New York Times bestselling Click graphic novels. With the school dance around the corner, fashionistas Beth and Chanda are ready to dazzle!


The Little Book of Joy By Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, Rafael López (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593484234
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

Nobel Peace Prize winners His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu share their own childhood struggles to show young readers how they can thrive and find joy even during the most challenging times in this picture book adaptation of the international bestseller The Book of Joy.


Rust in the Root By Justina Ireland Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063038226
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 20th, 2022

The author of the visionary New York Times bestseller Dread Nation returns with another spellbinding historical fantasy set at the crossroads of race and power in America.


When You Take a Step By Bethanie Deeney Murguia, Bethanie Deeney Murguia (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534473676
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Published: Beach Lane Books - September 27th, 2022

Each step leads to a new discovery in this evocative picture book about how mindfulness, peace, or change could be just around the corner.

To take a walk is to begin a journey. It can be an adventure or a chance to let your thoughts roam and be one with nature. It can be a time for daydreaming and pondering life’s many questions.


Creep: A Love Story By Lygia Day Peñaflor Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358692928
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Published: Clarion Books - September 27th, 2022

You meets To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before in this twisted, tragic love story that follows Holy Family High School’s cutest couple—as told through the eyes of the classmate who’s stalking them.


Meet Me Under the Mistletoe By Jenny Bayliss Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593422229
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - September 27th, 2022

A city bookshop owner heads to the English countryside for a holiday reunion— only to face her childhood enemy.


Discipline Is Destiny: The Power of Self-Control (The Stoic Virtues Series) By Ryan Holiday Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593191699
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Published: Portfolio - September 27th, 2022

In his New York Times bestselling book Courage is Calling, author Ryan Holiday made the Stoic case for a bold and brave life. In this much-anticipated second book of his Stoic Virtue series, Holiday celebrates the awesome power of self-discipline and those who have seized it.


My Brother: A Novel By Karin Smirnoff, Anna Paterson (Translated by) Cover Image
By Karin Smirnoff, Anna Paterson (Translated by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781782276708
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Published: Pushkin Press - September 27th, 2022

“This year’s best novel… Brutal, colourful, carnal... Impossible to put down.”  --Expressen

A Swedish publishing phenomenon: a literary noir of extraordinary power follows the discovery of a young woman’s body in the long grass behind the sawmill…


Which part of the story is not for telling?


By Hands Now Known: Jim Crow's Legal Executioners By Margaret A. Burnham Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780393867855
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 27th, 2022

A Finalist for the 2022 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction

A paradigm-shifting investigation of Jim Crow–era violence, the legal apparatus that sustained it, and its enduring legacy, from a renowned legal scholar.

If the law cannot protect a person from a lynching, then isn’t lynching the law?


Bridge to the Sun: The Secret Role of the Japanese Americans Who Fought in the Pacific in World War  II By Bruce Henderson, Gerald Yamada (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Bruce Henderson, Gerald Yamada (Afterword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780525655817
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Published: Knopf - September 27th, 2022

One of the last, great untold stories of World War II—kept hidden for decades—even after most of the World War II records were declassified in 1972, many of the files remained untouched in various archives—a gripping true tale of courage and adventure from Bruce Henderson, master storyteller, historian, and New York Times best-selling author of Sons and Soldiers—the saga


Motherthing By Ainslie Hogarth Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593467022
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Published: Vintage - September 27th, 2022

A darkly funny take on mothers and daughters, about a woman who must take drastic measures to save her husband and herself from the vengeful ghost of her mother-in-law


The Pachinko Parlor By Elisa Shua Dusapin, Aneesa Abbas Higgins (Translator) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948830614
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Published: Open Letter - September 27th, 2022

From the author of Winter in Sokcho, Winner of the 2021 National Book Award for Translated Literature.

The days are beginning to draw in. The sky is dark by seven in the evening. I lie on the floor and gaze out of the window. Women's calves, men's shoes, heels trodden down by the weight of bodies borne for too long.


Courageous Discomfort: How to Have Important, Brave, Life-Changing Conversations about Race and Racism By Rosalind Wiseman, Shanterra McBride Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781797215266
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 27th, 2022

An empowering handbook on how to have candid conversations around race and become a better advocate, written by a Black woman and a white woman who ask and answer 20 common, uncomfortable-but-critical questions about racism.


Soul of the Deep (Of Mermaids and Orisa #2) By Natasha Bowen Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593120989
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

The stunning sequel to New York Times bestseller Skin of the Sea, in which the world must pay the price for one mermaid’s choice, and a dark force reverberates across realms. Perfect for anyone eagerly anticipating the live-action The Little Mermaid.

One life.
One choice.
One sacrifice.


Secrets So Deep By Ginny Myers Sain Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593403990
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Published: Razorbill - September 27th, 2022

For fans of We Were Liars and from the bestselling author of Dark and Shallow Lies comes a  paranormal thriller about a seventeen-year-old girl returning to camp to uncover the truth of what really happened there twelve years ago, the night her mother drowned.


Each Night Was Illuminated By Jodi Lynn Anderson Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062393579
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Published: Quill Tree Books - September 20th, 2022

With writing that sparks off the page, New York Times bestselling author Jodi Lynn Anderson tells a story of saints and floods, secrets and truths, rage and love—and the bravery it takes to bet your whole life on a new kind of hope.


How to Eat a Book By Mrs &. Mr MacLeod Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781454945444
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Published: Union Square Kids - October 4th, 2022

"Sheila sat down to eat her first book and the strangest thing happened . . . The book ate HER."


The Adventures of Qai Qai By Serena Williams, Yesenia Moises (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Serena Williams, Yesenia Moises (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250831408
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 27th, 2022

From superstar athlete, record breaker, entrepreneur, philanthropist (and mama) Serena Williams, comes a magical picture book in which a little girl learns to believe in herself with the help of her doll and best friend, Qai Qai.

“Don’t be scared, Best Friend! I’m right here with you, always!”

“But what if I’m not good enough?”


“Incredibly immersive. The newest installment to the Miss Peregrine universe is stunning.”


Holler of the Fireflies By David Barclay Moore Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524701284
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

A boy from the hood in Brooklyn travels to a STEM camp in an Appalachian holler for one epic, life-changing summer.
 
A brilliant new novel from the award-winning author of The Stars Beneath Our Feet.


Night Lunch By Eric Fan, Dena Seiferling (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Eric Fan, Dena Seiferling (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735270572
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Published: Tundra Books - September 27th, 2022

A mysterious cook whips up midnight meals for fellow night owls in a lavish lunch cart while a hungry mouse looks on in this atmospheric picture book inspired by the forerunner of food trucks and diners. A delectable picture book inspired by forerunners of food truck, for fans of The Night Gardener.


Dinos Driving By Lynn Leitch, Scot Ritchie (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lynn Leitch, Scot Ritchie (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781772782691
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Published: Pajama Press - September 13th, 2022

A witty and whimsical picture book for young fans of dinosaurs
and vehicles alike.


The Circles in the Sky By Karl James Mountford, Karl James Mountford (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536224986
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Published: Candlewick Studio - September 27th, 2022

With luminous illustrations, this original folktale about the discovery of a lifeless bird offers a sympathetic exploration of grief, loss, and hope.


Granny and Bean By Karen Hesse, Charlotte Voake (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Karen Hesse, Charlotte Voake (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536214048
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Published: Candlewick - September 27th, 2022

From a stellar creative team, the lyrical story of a grandmother and grandchild as they share an intimate adventure by the windy sea—and make a stop for teatime.

Their laughter rose; full of joy, it spilled
’cross sand, through mist,
as the curlews trilled.


A Billion Years: My Escape From a Life in the Highest Ranks of Scientology By Mike Rinder Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982185763
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Published: Gallery Books - September 27th, 2022

One of the highest-ranking defectors from Scientology exposes the secret inner workings of the powerful organization in this remarkable memoir.

Mike Rinder’s parents began taking him to their local Scientology center when he was five years old.


A Library By Nikki Giovanni, Erin K. Robinson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nikki Giovanni, Erin K. Robinson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358387657
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Published: Versify - September 27th, 2022

In this lyrical picture book, world-renowned poet, New York Times bestselling author, and Coretta Scott King Honor winner Nikki Giovanni and fine artist Erin Robinson craft an ode to the magic of a library as a place not only for knowledge but also for imagination, exploration, and escape.


If You Laugh, I'm Starting This Book Over By Chris Harris, Serge Bloch (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Chris Harris, Serge Bloch (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316424882
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

Guaranteed to be a major hit at storytime, this hilarious interactive picture book is perfect for fans of The Book With No Pictures, The Serious Goose and Press Here

Okay, kid… I have a BIG THING that I really want to tell you. But it’s VERY SERIOUS. So please, NO LAUGHING while I read you this book.


Spells for Lost Things By Jenna Evans Welch Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534448872
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2022

From the New York Times bestselling author of Love & Gelato comes a poignant and romantic novel about two teens trying to find their place in the world after being unceremoniously dragged to Salem, Massachusetts, for the summer.

Willow has never felt like she belonged anywhere and is convinced that the only way to find a true home is to travel the world.


Ruby Finley vs. the Interstellar Invasion By K. Tempest Bradford Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374388799
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 27th, 2022

Ruby Finley vs. the Interstellar Invasion is a backyard adventure-mystery by debut children’s author K. Tempest Bradford, perfect for fans of Clean Getaway, The Last Last Day of Summer, and Sideways School.


On Her Wings: The Story of Toni Morrison By Jerdine Nolen, James E. Ransome (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jerdine Nolen, James E. Ransome (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534478527
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 27th, 2022

Discover the early life and legacy of groundbreaking American writer Toni Morrison in this beautifully illustrated nonfiction picture book biography.

Born Chloe Ardelia Wofford in Ohio, Toni Morrison grew up listening to her family tell myths, legends, and stories from the Bible. She loved hearing the music and power of the words.


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Play Like a Girl By Misty Wilson, David Wilson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Misty Wilson, David Wilson (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780063064683
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 27th, 2022

Debut author Misty Wilson chronicles her seventh-grade experience as the only girl on her town’s football team in this empowering graphic memoir about teamwork, friendship, crushes, and touchdowns.


Dear Black Child By Rahma Rodaah, Lydia Mba (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rahma Rodaah, Lydia Mba (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063091979
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 27th, 2022

In the spirit of I Am Enough, this is a moving and lyrical tribute to and affirmation of Black children around the world—by an exciting new author and illustrator team.

Dear Black Child,

We are here to remind you of your glory…


Curse of the Werewolves (Supernatural Society #2) By Rex Ogle Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781335915832
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Published: Inkyard Press - September 27th, 2022

"Monsters have never been so much fun." --Stuart Gibbs, New York Times bestselling author of the Spy School series on The Supernatural Society


Tiana's Cookbook By Disney, Joy Howard, Disney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Disney, Joy Howard, Disney (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368074964
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Published: Disney Press - September 27th, 2022

Get ready to cook just like Tiana with this beautiful cookbook, featuring fifty easy and delicious recipes inspired by the Disney Princess and her New Orleans restaurant.

You're never too young to start cooking! Tiana learned the basics from her daddy when she was just a little girl--and with this cookbook for kids, aspiring young chefs can follow in her footsteps.