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Rage Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982131739
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 15th, 2020

Bob Woodward’s new book, Rage, is an unprecedented and intimate tour de force of new reporting on the Trump presidency facing a global pandemic, economic disaster and racial unrest.

Woodward, the #1 international bestselling author of Fear: Trump in the White House, has uncovered the precise moment the president was warned that the Covid-19 epidemic would be the b


A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear: The Utopian Plot to Liberate an American Town (And Some Bears) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781541788510
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Published: PublicAffairs - September 15th, 2020

A tiny American town's plans for radical self-government overlooked one hairy detail: no one told the bears.


To Sleep in a Sea of Stars Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250762849
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Published: Tor Books - September 15th, 2020

Now a New York Times and USA Today bestseller!

To Sleep in a Sea of Stars is a brand new epic novel from #1
New York Times bestselling author of Eragon, Christopher Paolini.

Kira Navárez dreamed of life on new worlds.

Now she's awakened a nightmare.


Piranesi Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781635575637
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 15th, 2020

From the New York Times bestselling author of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, an intoxicating, hypnotic new novel set in a dreamlike alternative reality.


The Evening and the Morning (Kingsbridge #4) Cover Image
$36.00
ISBN: 9780525954989
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Published: Viking - September 15th, 2020

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author, a thrilling and addictive new novel--a prequel to The Pillars of the Earth--set in England at the dawn of a new era: the Middle Ages


If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781631496103
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Published: Liveright - September 15th, 2020

Longlisted • National Book Award (Nonfiction)
Shortlisted • Financial Times & McKinsey Business Book of the Year
Best Books of Fall 2020: O, The Oprah Magazine, The Observer, Boston.com
Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2020: TIME


Homeland Elegies: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316496421
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 15th, 2020

A "profound and provocative" new work by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Disgraced and American Dervish: an immigrant father and his son search for belonging -- in post-Trump America, and with each other (Kirkus Reviews).

"Passionate, disturbing, unputdownable." -- Salman Rushdie

A deeply personal work about identity and


Troubled Blood (A Cormoran Strike Novel #5) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316498937
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Published: Mulholland Books - September 15th, 2020

A breathtaking, labyrinthine epic, Troubled Blood is the fifth Strike and Robin novel and the most gripping and satisfying yet.

Private Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help finding her mother, Margot Bamborough – who went missing in mysterious circumstances in 1974.
 
Strike ha


The Economists' Hour: False Prophets, Free Markets, and the Fracture of Society Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316512343
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 15th, 2020

In this "lively and entertaining" history of ideas (Liaquat Ahamed, The New Yorker), New York Times editorial writer Binyamin Appelbaum tells the story of the people who sparked four decades of economic revolution.
 
Before the 1960s, American politicians paid little attention to economists.


Agent Sonya: Moscow's Most Daring Wartime Spy Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593136300
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Published: Crown - September 15th, 2020

The “master storyteller” (San Francisco Chronicle) behind the New York Times bestseller The Spy and the Traitor uncovers the true story behind the Cold War’s most intrepid female spy.


The Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good? Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374289980
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 15th, 2020

The world-renowned philosopher and author of the bestselling Justice explores the central question of our time: What has become of the common good?


The Last Million: Europe's Displaced Persons from World War to Cold War Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781594206733
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Published: Penguin Press - September 15th, 2020

From bestselling author David Nasaw, a sweeping new history of the one million refugees left behind in Germany after WWII


Wild Thing: The Short, Spellbinding Life of Jimi Hendrix Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781631495892
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Published: Liveright - September 15th, 2020

A shattering new biography of rock music’s most outrageous—and tragic—genius.


The Spymasters: How the CIA Directors Shape History and the Future Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982106409
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Published: Scribner - September 15th, 2020

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Gatekeepers, a remarkable, behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to run the world’s most powerful intelligence agency, and how the CIA is often a crucial counterforce against presidents threatening to overstep the powers of their office.

Only eleven men and one woman are alive today who have made the life-


Sontag: Her Life and Work Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780062896407
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Published: Ecco - September 15th, 2020

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE

Finalist for the Lambda Literary Award

Finalist for the PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography


What Happens in Paradise Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316435543
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 15th, 2020

Spend your winter on sunlit shores in the New York Times bestselling follow-up to Winter in Paradise, where secret lives and new loves emerge under the bright Caribbean sky.


The Trials of Koli (The Rampart Trilogy #2) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316458689
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Published: Orbit - September 15th, 2020

"Absorbing, stunning, and emotionally rich." --Locus

The journey through M. R. Carey's "immersive, impeccably rendered world" (Kirkus) -- a world in which nature has turned against us -- continues in The Trials of Koli, book two of the Rampart Trilogy.


A Cry from the Far Middle: Dispatches from a Divided Land Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802157737
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - September 15th, 2020

P.J. O'Rourke says we've worked ourselves into a state of anger and perplexity, and it's no surprise because perplexed and angry is what America has always been about. This uproarious look at the current state of these United States includes essays like "Woke to the Sound of Laughter," about the upside of being "woke" (and unable to get back to sleep); "Sympathy vs.


More Than a Woman Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062893710
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 15th, 2020

A Good Morning America Book Pick

The author of the international bestseller How to Be a Woman returns with another “hilarious neo-feminist manifesto” (NPR) in which she reflects on parenting, middle-age, marriage, existential crises—and, of course, feminism.


How to Astronaut: An Insider's Guide to Leaving Planet Earth Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781523509614
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 15th, 2020

"There's something intriguing to be learned on practically every page... [How to Astronaut] captures the details of an extraordinary job and turns even the mundane aspects of space travel into something fascinating."––Publishers Weekly 

Ride shotgun on a trip to space with astronaut Terry Virts.


The Last Kids on Earth and the Skeleton Road Cover Image
By Max Brallier, Douglas Holgate (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781984835345
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

The highly-anticipated 6th book of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling series, with over 5 million copies in print!

A Netflix Original Series!


Jack Sullivan, Quint Baker, June Del Toro, and Dirk Savage are about to have their biggest adventure yet. That's right--it's ROAD TRIP TIME!


Total Power (A Mitch Rapp Novel #19) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781501190650
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Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - September 15th, 2020

“Mills’s suspenseful, strikingly original sixth Mitch Rapp novel…is as riveting as anything penned by Mitch’s creator, Vince Flynn (1966–2013).


Grown Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062840356
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 15th, 2020

Grown exposes the underbelly of a tough conversation, providing a searing examination of misogynoir, rape culture, and the vulnerability of young black girls. Groundbreaking, heart-wrenching, and essential reading for all in the #MeToo era.” —Dhonielle Clayton, New York Times bestselling author of The Belles 


Don't Look for Me: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250198709
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 15th, 2020

* An Amazon Best Book of the Month (Mystery & Thriller) *
“A twisty, hair-raising tale.”Newsweek
"A fast-paced psychological drama." GMA.com
“Compulsively readable.” PopSugar
"Reinforces Walker’s place at the top of the genre." Publishers Weekly (starred review)


Watch Over Me Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593108970
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

A modern ghost story about trauma and survival, Watch Over Me is the much-anticipated new novel from the Printz Award-winning author of We Are Okay

★ “Gripping; an emotion-packed must-read.” –Kirkus, starred review


The Killings at Kingfisher Hill: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062792372
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Published: William Morrow - September 15th, 2020

“I was thrilled to see Poirot in such very, very good hands.”— Gillian Flynn, New York Times bestselling author of Gone Girl


The Roommate Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593101605
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Published: Berkley - September 15th, 2020

"Warmly funny and gorgeously sexy."—New York Times Book Review

A LibraryReads Pick


House Rules:

Do your own dishes
Knock before entering the bathroom
Never look up your roommate online
 


The Magic Misfits: The Fourth Suit Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316391955
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

The Misfits must work together to fend off mysterious attacks in this magical finale to the #1 New York Times bestselling Magic Misfits series from acclaimed and wildly popular celebrity Neil Patrick Harris!


Magdalena: River of Dreams: A Story of Colombia Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780375410994
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Published: Knopf - September 15th, 2020

A captivating new book from Wade Davis--award-winning, best-selling author and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence for more than a decade--that brings vividly to life the story of the great Río Magdalena, illuminating Colombia's complex past, present, and future


How I Built This: The Unexpected Paths to Success from the World’s Most Inspiring Entrepreneurs Cover Image
By Guy Raz
$28.00
ISBN: 9780358216766
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - September 15th, 2020

Based on the highly acclaimed NPR podcast, How I Built This with Guy Raz, this book offers priceless insights and inspiration from the world’s top entrepreneurs on how to start, launch, and build a successful venture.

Great ideas often come from a simple spark: A soccer player on the New Zealand national team notices all the unused wool his countr


The Vanderbeekers Lost and Found Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358256199
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

New York Times best-seller Karina Yan Glaser brings everyone’s favorite Harlem family back in this poignant fourth novel in the “delightful and heartwarming” (New York Times Book Review) Vanderbeekers series.

When autumn arrives on 141st Street, the Vanderbeekers are busy helping Mr.


Furia Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781616209919
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

A Reese’s Book Club YA Pick

A powerful, #ownvoices contemporary YA for fans of The Poet X and I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter set in Argentina, about a rising soccer star who must put everything on the line—even her blooming love story—to follow her dreams.

In Rosario, Argentina, Camila Hassan lives a double life. 


The Abstainer: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593133873
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Published: Random House - September 15th, 2020

“A brilliant historical novel; part Cormac McCarthy and part Raymond Chandler.”—Philipp Meyer, author of The Son

An Irishman in nineteenth-century England is forced to take sides when his nephew joins the bloody underground movement for independence in this propulsive novel from the acclaimed author of The North Water.
 


The Glass House: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250152503
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 15th, 2020

Beatrice Colin's The Glass House is a gorgeously transporting novel filled with turn-of-the-century detail and lush blooms, about two women from vastly different worlds


Little Bird Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062996893
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Published: Greenwillow Books - September 15th, 2020

Celebrated Newbery Medalist Cynthia Voigt introduces Little Bird, a tiny crow with a big imagination and an even bigger heart, in this timeless read-alone and read-aloud just right for the young middle grade audience. Little Bird features black-and-white illustrations by Newbery Medalist Lynne Rae Perkins throughout.


Wagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780374285937
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 15th, 2020

Alex Ross, renowned New Yorker music critic and author of the international bestseller and Pulitzer Prize finalist The Rest Is Noise, reveals how Richard Wagner became the proving ground for modern art and politics—an aesthetic war zone where the Western world wrestled with its capacity for beauty and violence.


The Scapegracers Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781645660002
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Published: Erewhon - September 15th, 2020

An outcast teenage lesbian witch finds her coven hidden amongst the popular girls in her school, and performs some seriously badass magic in the process.

Skulking near the bottom of West High’s social pyramid, Sideways Pike lurks under the bleachers doing magic tricks for Coke bottles. As a witch, lesbian, and lifelong outsider, she’s had a hard time making friends.


Horrid Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316537247
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

From the author of You Must Not Miss comes a haunting contemporary horror novel that explores themes of mental illness, rage, and grief, twisted with spine-chilling elements of Stephen King and Agatha Christie.


Legendborn Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534441606
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 15th, 2020

Filled with mystery and an intriguingly rich magic system, Tracy Deonn’s YA contemporary fantasy Legendborn offers the dark allure of City of Bones with a modern-day twist on a classic legend and a lot of Southern Black Girl Magic.

After her mother dies in an accident, sixteen-year-old Bree Matthews wants nothing to do with her family memories or childhood home.


Never Look Back Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547603732
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - September 15th, 2020

"Expertly blends reality and fantasy to explore what's behind love and loss, what it takes to heal." - Randy Ribay, author of National Book Award finalist Patron Saints of Nothing

Acclaimed author Lilliam Rivera blends a touch of magical realism into a timely story about cultural identity, overcoming trauma, and the power of first love.


Fart Quest Cover Image
By Aaron Reynolds, Cam Kendell (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781250206367
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 15th, 2020

"Stay tuned for further gassy exploits." - Booklist, starred review

Jam-packed with potty humor, feats of bravery, and magical friendships, Fart Quest by bestselling author Aaron Reynolds and illustrator Cam Kendell is perfect for every young hero looking for a wild adventure.


No Place for Monsters Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358128533
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

In this spellbinding, lavishly illustrated story that Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney calls "wildly imaginative and totally terrifying," two unlikely friends face down their worst fears in order to stop their small town—and themselves—from disappearing.

Levi and Kat are about to discover a very dark side to their neighborhood.

Nothing


Skunk and Badger (Skunk and Badger 1) Cover Image
By Amy Timberlake, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781643750057
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

Wallace and Gromit meets Winnie-the-Pooh in a fresh take on a classic odd-couple friendship, from Newbery Honor author Amy Timberlake with full-color and black-and-white illustrations throughout by Caldecott Medalist Jon Klassen.
 
No one wants a skunk.
 
They are unwelcome on front stoops. They should not linger in Important Rock Rooms.


Your Name Is a Song Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781943147724
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Published: Innovation Press - July 7th, 2020

Frustrated by a day full of teachers and classmates mispronouncing her beautiful name, a little girl tells her mother she never wants to come back to school. In response, the girl's mother teaches her about the musicality of African, Asian, Black-American, Latinx, and Middle Eastern names on their lyrical walk home through the city.


The Tiny Chef: and da mishing weshipee blook Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593115053
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Published: Razorbill - September 15th, 2020

The Tiny Chef, a small herbivore with an enormous heart, goes on a quest to find his missing recipe book in this irresistible debut picture book from the creators of @TheTinyChefShow.


The Three Brothers Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781773063775
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Published: Groundwood Books - September 29th, 2020

Finn and his younger brothers, Leo and Ooley, love reading stories about animals living in forests, on mountains or in the arctic.

"When I grow up," says Finn, "I want to be an explorer and travel around the world. I want to see wild animals and strange birds."

"Why wait?" asks Leo.


Nothing in Common Cover Image
By Kate Hoefler, Corinna Luyken (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544774780
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

A tender and timely story of compassion and finding common ground with others, perfect for fans of I Walk With Vanessa and Thank You, Omu!

Two neighbors both love to watch the old man and his dog from their windows, but they never wave to each other. After all, they have nothing in common.


Margaret's Unicorn Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984896537
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - September 15th, 2020

A perfect gift for the unicorn lovers in your life, this lovely and utterly transporting picture book tells the story of what every little girl wishes would happen to her: a girl finds and takes care of a lost baby unicorn.


Small Walt Spots Dot Cover Image
By Elizabeth Verdick, Marc Rosenthal (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534442849
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 8th, 2020

“Every young child deserves to know Small Walt.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Small Walt meets a stray puppy in this irresistible companion to Small Walt, which Kirkus Reviews called “charming and endearing” in a starred review.


Night Walk Cover Image
By Sara O'Leary, Ellie Arscott (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781554987962
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Published: Groundwood Books - September 29th, 2020

When a little girl can't sleep one night, her dad asks if she'd like to go for a walk. They tiptoe through the silent house and step out into the dark.


The Joy in You Cover Image
By Cat Deeley, Rosie Butcher (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593181416
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

Feel uplifted and hopeful when you connect with life's most joyful moments in this picture book from mom and So You Think You Can Dance host Cat Deeley.
 
Dream big, as big as the night sky full of stars.
When you discover the things you love, you’ll find true joy.