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So, Anyway... (Hardcover)

$28.00
ISBN-13: 9780385348249
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Published: Crown Archetype, 11/2014

John Cleese’s  huge comedic influence has stretched across generations; his sharp irreverent eye and the unique brand of physical comedy he perfected with Monty Python, on Fawlty Towers, and beyond now seem written into comedy’s DNA. In this rollicking memoir, So, Anyway…, Cleese takes readers on a Grand Tour of his ascent in the entertainment world, from his humble beginnings in a sleepy English town and his early comedic days at Cambridge University (with future Python partner Graham Chapman), to the founding of the landmark comedy troupe that would p...more


$16.99
ISBN-13: 9781621572817
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Published: Regnery Publishing, 10/2014
It is not between the Left and the Right, but between the past and the future.
America is on the edge of a breakout. In fact, we are poised for one of the most spectacular leaps in human well-being in history. Pioneers of the future--innovators and entrepreneurs--are achieving breakthroughs in medicine, transportation, energy, education, and other fields that will make the world a dramatically different and better place.
Unless the "prison guards" of the past stop them. Every American must choose a side. Will you be a champion of the future or a prisoner of the past?
Every potentia...more

Autumn Falls (Hardcover)

$18.99
ISBN-13: 9780385744331
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Published: Delacorte Press, 11/2014

Teen icon Bella Thorne's debut novel!

Filled with personal elements from Bella’s own life, AUTUMN FALLS is the first book in Bella Thorne’s new series! It has everything readers will love and relate to: a real girl trying to find her own inner strength and be the best she can be, with a hint of magic and mystery, and a steady stream of OMG-I-can’t-believe-that-just-happened fun.
 
With her fiery red hair, new-girl outsider status, and tendency to be a total klutz, Autumn Falls definitely isn’t flying below the radar at Aventura High. ...more


$24.95
ISBN-13: 9781419707780
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Published: Stewart, Tabori, & Chang, 9/2014
In "My Prairie Cookbook," Melissa Gilbert, star of "Little House on the Prairie," offers fans comforting family recipes and childhood favorites. From prairie breakfasts and picnic lunches to treats inspired by Nellie's restaurant, the 80 simple and delicious dishes--crispy fried chicken, pot roasts, corn bread, apple pie, and more--present Bonnet Heads (die-hard "Little House" fans) with the chance to eat like the Ingalls family.
Gilbert's personal recollections and memorabilia, including behind-the-scenes stories, anecdotes, and more than 75 treasured scrapbook images, accompany the recip...more

Talon (Hardcover)

$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780373211395
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Published: Harlequin Teen, 10/2014
In Julie Kagawa's groundbreaking modern fantasy series, dragons walk among us in human form.
Long ago, dragons were hunted to near extinction by the Order of St. George, a legendary society of dragon slayers. Hiding in human form and growing their numbers in secret, the dragons of Talon have become strong and cunning, and they're positioned to take over the world with humans none the wiser.
Ember and Dante Hill are the only sister and brother known to dragonkind. Trained to infiltrate society, Ember wants to live the teen experience and enjoy a summer of freedom before taking her desti...more

$14.99
ISBN-13: 9781621452256
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Published: Reader's Digest Association, 11/2014
Growing up in 1950s California, young Anson William Heimlich showed very little promise. Clumsy, unsure of himself, and made to feel like a failure by his disappointed artist of a dad, Anson started working odd jobs as a teenager to help support his family. His boss at one of these jobs, an aging African-American janitor named Willie, unexpectedly became a mentor--and the lessons he taught young Anson proved to be invaluable throughout his subsequent career as an actor, director, and entrepreneur.
In Singing to a Bulldog, Anson Williams (as he came to be known) relates both these lessons ...more

$35.00
ISBN-13: 9781455584680
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Published: Grand Central Life & Style, 10/2014

Bestselling author and world-renown chef Mario Batali pays homage to the American farmer-from Maine to Los Angeles-in stories, photos, and recipes.

AMERICA -- FARM TO TABLE: Simple, Delicious Recipes Celebrating Local Farmers


Mario Batali, who knows the importance of ingredients to any amazing dish, sees farmers as the rock stars of the food world. In this new book he celebrates American farmers: their high quality products and their culture defined by hard work, integrity, and pride. Batali asked his chef friends from Nashville, Tennessee, to Sa...more


$17.95
ISBN-13: 9780990539506
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Published: Reading Rainbow, 10/2014

Autumn Falls (Hardcover)

$18.99
ISBN-13: 9780385744331
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Published: Delacorte Press, 11/2014

Teen icon Bella Thorne's debut novel!

Filled with personal elements from Bella’s own life, AUTUMN FALLS is the first book in Bella Thorne’s new series! It has everything readers will love and relate to: a real girl trying to find her own inner strength and be the best she can be, with a hint of magic and mystery, and a steady stream of OMG-I-can’t-believe-that-just-happened fun.
 
With her fiery red hair, new-girl outsider status, and tendency to be a total klutz, Autumn Falls definitely isn’t flying below the radar at Aventura High. ...more


$24.99
ISBN-13: 9780765377487
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Published: Forge Books, 10/2014

 

“The Midnight Plan of the Repo Man introduces my favorite kind of flawed cynical protagonist in Ruddy McCann, former football star, now Repo Man in a small town full of memorable weirdos. It's suspenseful, action-packed, romantic, and above all, truly funny.  I loved it.”—Nelson DeMille, New York Times bestselling author

 

Ruddy McCann, former college football star, has experienced a seismic drop in popularity; he is now Kalkaska, Michigan’s full-time repo man and part-time bar bouncer. His be...more


$26.00
ISBN-13: 9781620405499
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Published: Bloomsbury USA, 7/2014

The Confessions of Frances Godwin is the fictional memoir of a retired high school Latin teacher looking back on a life of trying to do her best amidst transgressions—starting with her affair with Paul, whom she later marries. Now that Paul is dead and she’s retired, Frances Godwin thinks her story is over—but of course the rest of her life is full of surprises, including the truly shocking turn of events that occurs when she takes matters into her own hands after her daughter Stella’s husband grows increasingly abusive. And though she is not a particularly pious per...more


$24.95
ISBN-13: 9780385350846
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Published: Knopf, 6/2014

“A triumph of storytelling. Henríquez pulls us into the lives of her characters with such mastery that we hang on to them just as fiercely as they hang on to one another and their dreams. This passionate, powerful novel will stay with you long after you’ve turned the final page.” —Ben Fountain, author of Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
 
A boy and a girl who fall in love. Two families whose hopes collide with destiny. An extraordinary novel that offers a resonant new definition of what it means to be American.

Arturo ...more


$26.95
ISBN-13: 9780525426684
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Published: Viking Adult, 7/2014

The acclaimed author of The Borrower returns with a dazzlingly original, mordantly witty novel about the secrets of an old-money family and their turn-of-the-century estate, Laurelfield.

“Rebecca Makkai is a writer to watch, as sneakily ambitious as she is unpretentious."
Richard Russo
 
Meet the Devohrs: Zee, a Marxist literary scholar who detests her parents’ wealth but nevertheless finds herself living in their carriage house; Gracie, her mother, who claims she can tell your lot in life by looking at your teeth; and...more


$18.71
ISBN-13: 9780385353304
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Published: Knopf, 9/2014

2014 National Book Award Finalist

A New York Times Bestseller


An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization’s collapse, Station Eleven tells the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of actors roaming the scattered outposts of the Great Lakes region, risking everything for art and humanity.
 
One snowy night Arthur Leander, a famous actor, has a heart attack onstage during a production of King Lear. Jeevan Chaudhary, a paparazzo-turned-EMT...more


$16.00
ISBN-13: 9780143126690
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Published: Penguin Books, 10/2014

A taut new psychological thriller from the Edgar Award–winning author of The Wicked Girls

Alex Marwood’s debut novel, The Wicked Girls, earned her lavish praise from the likes of Stephen King, Laura Lippman, and Erin Kelly, and won the Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original. Now Marwood’s back with a brilliant, tightly paced thriller that will keep you up at night and make you ask yourself: just how well do you know your neighbors?

Everyone who lives at 23 Beulah Grove has a secret. If they didn’t, they wouldn̵...more


The Wicked Girls (Paperback)

$16.00
ISBN-13: 9780143123866
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Published: Penguin Books, 7/2013

The Edgar Award-winning psychological thriller that asks the question: How well can you know anyone?   On a fateful summer morning in 1986, two eleven-year-old girls meet for the first time. By the end of the day, they will both be charged with murder. Twenty-five years later, journalist Kirsty Lindsay is reporting on a series of sickening attacks on young female tourists in a seaside vacation town when her investigation leads her to interview carnival cleaner Amber Gordon. For Kirsty and Amber, it’s the first time they’ve seen each other since that dark day so man...more


Strings Attached (Paperback)

$16.00
ISBN-13: 9780316408899
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Published: Hyperion, 9/2014

Strings Attached is a powerful memoir about resilience in the face of unspeakable tragedy, an inspiring and poignant tale of how one man transformed his own heartache into a legacy of joy for his students.

His students knew Jerry Kupchynsky as "Mr. K"-the fierce Ukrainian-born music teacher who rehearsed them until their fingers almost bled and who made them better than they ever expected to be. Away from the classroom, though, life seemed to conspire against him at every turn. Strings Attached takes you on his remarkable journey, from his childhood on the run i...more


$26.99
ISBN-13: 9780062106070
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Published: William Morrow & Company, 8/2014

New York Times bestselling author Susan Elizabeth Phillips is back with a delightful novel filled with her sassy wit and dazzling charm

Deepest winter.An isolated island off the coast of Maine.A man. A woman.Puppets. (Yes, puppets . . .)And . . .A mysterious house looming over the sea . . .

He's a reclusive writer whose imagination creates chilling horror novels. She's a down-on-her-luck actress reduced to staging kids' puppet shows. He knows a dozen ways to kill his characters with his bare hands. She knows a dozen ways to kill an audience with laughs. But she's not laughing now.

Ann...more


$24.95
ISBN-13: 9781419707780
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Published: Stewart, Tabori, & Chang, 9/2014
In "My Prairie Cookbook," Melissa Gilbert, star of "Little House on the Prairie," offers fans comforting family recipes and childhood favorites. From prairie breakfasts and picnic lunches to treats inspired by Nellie's restaurant, the 80 simple and delicious dishes--crispy fried chicken, pot roasts, corn bread, apple pie, and more--present Bonnet Heads (die-hard "Little House" fans) with the chance to eat like the Ingalls family.
Gilbert's personal recollections and memorabilia, including behind-the-scenes stories, anecdotes, and more than 75 treasured scrapbook images, accompany the recip...more

$40.00
ISBN-13: 9780547724249
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Published: Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 10/2014

$18.99
ISBN-13: 9780375867828
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Published: Schwartz & Wade, 7/2014

“[A] superb history.... In these thrilling, highly readable pages, we meet Rasputin, the shaggy, lecherous mystic...; we visit the gilded ballrooms of the doomed aristocracy; and we pause in the sickroom of little Alexei, the hemophiliac heir who, with his parents and four sisters, would be murdered by the Bolsheviks in 1918.” —The Wall Street Journal
 
Here is the tumultuous, heartrending, true story of the Romanovs—at once an intimate portrait of Russia's last royal family and a gripping account of its undoing. Using captivating photos and c...more


$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780439925457
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Published: Scholastic Press, 10/2014
A rollicking, rhyming, fun rendition of a favorite folk song about a many-times recycled coat by the award-winning, bestselling team of Aylesworth and McClintock. Full color....more

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780763662295
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Published: Candlewick, 10/2014

With perfect pacing, the multi-award-winning, New York Times best-selling team of Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen dig down for a deadpan tale full of visual humor.

Sam and Dave are on a mission. A mission to find something spectacular. So they dig a hole. And they keep digging. And they find . . . nothing. Yet the day turns out to be pretty spectacular after all. Attentive readers will be rewarded with a rare treasure in this witty story of looking for the extraordinary — and finding it in a manner you’d never expect.

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$17.95
ISBN-13: 9780990539506
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Published: Reading Rainbow, 10/2014

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780544283299
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Published: Clarion Books, 10/2014
Celebrate 25 years of marvelous monkey business with this special edition of a children's classic. Includes music and lyrics, a drawing activity, and a free audio download featuring lively music and sound effects. Full color....more

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780805098259
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 9/2014

Amid the hustle and bustle of the big city, the big crowds and bigger buildings, Little Elliot leads a quiet life. In spite of the challenges he faces, Elliot finds many wonderful things to enjoy—like cupcakes! And when his problems seem insurmountable, Elliot discovers something even sweeter—a friend.

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$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780374360955
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 6/2014

Turn little pouts into big smiles!  Mr. Fish is nervously awaiting his first day of school, and he frets about not knowing how to write his name, how to draw shapes, and how to do math—until he’s reassured that school is the perfect place to learn how to master all of these new skills, in Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School from Deborah Diesen and Dan Hanna.

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$18.00
ISBN-13: 9780316322447
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9/2014

It's bedtime at the Nut House, but little Wally and Hazel Nut aren't ready to go to sleep.
"We're Nuts! We're Nuts! We're Nuts!"
Why go to bed when you could be singing and howling at the moon?
But Mama Nut insists... "All little Nuts need to go up to bed!"
Who will win this bedtime tug-of-war?
In an unforgettably catchy bedtime adventure, Eric Litwin, author of the best-selling and beloved Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes, and artist Scott Magoon invite readers to chime in and join the nutty fun!

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$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780062083197
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Published: HarperTorch, 4/2014

Fancy Nancy is back in New York Times bestselling team Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser's tenth picture book, Fancy Nancy and the Wedding of the Century--all about weddings. Not only does Nancy help out the bride in this wonderful story, she also gets to attend a fabulous party reception Fans of Fancy Nancy and weddings alike will laugh along with Nancy as she discovers how truly special even the simplest wedding can be. Little girls will delight in learning about bridal traditions with their favorite fancy girl, and as in all Fancy Nancy books, Nancy's wisdom and creativity shine th...more


$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780062295330
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Published: HarperCollins Publishers, 10/2014

Enzo Races in the Rain ; TR 9780062295330]

New York Times bestseller Garth Stein's picture book debut about the lovable dog Enzo from The Art of Racing in the Rain is a heartwarming tale of coming home. Fans of Bad Dog, Marley by John Grogan and Charlie the Ranch Dog by Ree Drummond will delight in Enzo's unforgettable personality and funny antics.

Enzo the puppy's action-packed adventure begins when he makes the journey from the farm to the city (bark twice for faster ), discovers just how big the world is, and finds the family that was meant to be his.

Life on the farm is pretty ...more


$14.99
ISBN-13: 9780763665104
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Published: Candlewick, 10/2014

Who says princesses don’t wear black? When trouble raises its blue monster head, Princess Magnolia ditches her flouncy dresses and becomes the Princess in Black!

Princess Magnolia is having hot chocolate and scones with Duchess Wigtower when . . . Brring! Brring! The monster alarm! A big blue monster is threatening the goats! Stopping monsters is no job for dainty Princess Magnolia. But luckily Princess Magnolia has a secret —she’s also the Princess in Black, and stopping monsters is the perfect job for her! Can the princess sneak away, tran...more


Let's Get Lost (Hardcover)

$17.99
ISBN-13: 9780373211241
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Published: Harlequin Teen, 7/2014
Four teens across the country have only one thing in common: a girl named Leila. She crashes into their lives in her absurdly red car at the moment they need someone the most. But it is during Leila's own 4,268-mile journey that she discovers the most important truth....more

$18.99
ISBN-13: 9781423144359
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Published: Disney-Hyperion, 9/2014

The delicate peace between Wizards and the underguilds (Warriors, Seers, Enchanters, and Sorcerers) still holds by the thinnest of threads, but powerful forces inside and outside the guilds threaten to sever it completely.

Emma and Jonah are at the center of it all. Brought together by their shared history, mutual attraction, and a belief in the magic of music, they now stand to be torn apart by new wounds and old betrayals. As they struggle to rebuild their trust in each other, Emma and Jonah must also find a way to clear their names as the prime suspects in a series of vicious ...more


Atlantia (Hardcover)

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ISBN-13: 9780525426448
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Published: Dutton Juvenile, 10/2014

“Utterly captivating. A heroine unlike any I’d met before, a setting I’d never glimpsed, a story I’d never imagined. Atlantia is fresh, wild, and engrossing. I love Ally Condie.” —Shannon Hale, award-winning, bestselling author of Austenland and Dangerous

A New York Times Best Seller! 

Can you hear Atlantia breathing?

For as long as she can remember, Rio has dreamed of the sand and sky Above—of life beyond her underwater city of ...more


The Calling (Hardcover)

$19.99
ISBN-13: 9780062332585
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Published: HarperCollins Publishers, 10/2014

$9.99
ISBN-13: 9781250061454
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Published: Swoon Reads, 8/2014

The distinctive new crowdsourced publishing imprint Swoon Reads proudly presents its first published novel—an irresistibly sweet romance between two college students told from 14 different viewpoints.
The creative writing teacher, the delivery guy, the local Starbucks baristas, his best friend, her roommate, and the squirrel in the park all have one thing in common—they believe that Gabe and Lea should get together.

Lea and Gabe are in the same creative writing class. They get the same pop culture references, order the same Chinese food, and hang out in the same ...more


UnDivided (Hardcover)

$18.99
ISBN-13: 9781481409759
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 10/2014
The fourth and final book in Shusterman's "New York Times"-bestselling series. "Gripping, brilliantly imagined futuristic thriller . . . The issues raised could not be more provocativeNthe sanctity of life, the meaning of being humanNwhile the delivery could hardly be more engrossing or better aimed to teens."N"Publishers Weekly, " starred review....more

Sinner (Hardcover)

$18.99
ISBN-13: 9780545654579
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Published: Scholastic Press, 7/2014
Cole St. Clair, a pivotal character from the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling Shiver trilogy, returns to the spotlight in this new novel. Only a few people know that Cole can shift into a wolf. Isabel is one. Now Cole is back in the danger zoneNand back in Isabel's life. Can this sinner be saved?...more

Afterworlds (Hardcover)

$19.99
ISBN-13: 9781481422345
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Published: Simon Pulse, 9/2014
From a #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author and winner of the 2010 Locus Award for Best Young Adult Fiction ("Leviathan") comes a smart, thought-provoking novel-within-a-novel about the parallels between a young writer and the heroine of her story....more

Rumble (Hardcover)

$19.99
ISBN-13: 9781442482845
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books, 8/2014
Does it get better? The "New York Times "bestselling author of "Crank "and "Tricks" explores the highly charged landscapes of bullying and forgiveness with brilliant sensitivity and emotional resonance.
Matthew Turner knows it doesn't get better.
His younger brother Luke was bullied mercilessly after one of Matt's friends outed Luke to the whole school, and when Luke called Matt--on the brink of suicide--Matt was too wrapped up in his new girlfriend to answer the phone. Now Luke is gone, and Matt's family is falling apart.
No matter what his girlfriend Hayden says about forgiveness...more

$9.99
ISBN-13: 9780553497359
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Published: Golden Books, 9/2014

The Poky Little Puppy, the Gingerbread Man, and many other classic Golden Books characters help illustrate this wise and witty guide to the holidays! Delightfully retro yet utterly of the moment, this companion to the bestselling EVERYTHING NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED FROM A LITTLE GOLDEN BOOK will delight fans of those gold foil-spined treasures. Featuring iconic art from Golden Books luminaries including Eloise Wilkin, Richard Scarry, J.P. Miller, Garth Williams, and more — this collection is a must for maintaining ever-important holiday cheer!

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$27.95
ISBN-13: 9780399165368
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Published: Putnam Adult, 7/2014

“Capturing the violence and romance of medieval life, Iggulden makes real those grand characters who live in the collective memory. A page-turner sure to have readers eager for the next in the series.”
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$24.99
ISBN-13: 9781476758909
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Published: Touchstone Books, 5/2014
Why are we here? What is love? Is there a loch ness monster? Does God send text messages?
These are the kinds of questions Horatio Cotton, aka Bobby, asks in "New York Times" bestseller Rick Springfield's debut novel, "Magnificent Vibration."
After stealing a mysterious self-help book called "Magnificent Vibration: Discover Your True Purpose" from a bookstore, Bobby calls the 1-800 number scrawled inside the front cover, only to discover that he has a direct line to God. This launches Bobby on an unlikely quest, serendipitously accompanied by a breathtakingly sexy and exceedingly sharp...more

$26.99
ISBN-13: 9780062220509
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Published: Harper, 7/2014

By July 1914, the ties between Kezia Marchant and Thea Brissenden, friends since girlhood, have become strained--by Thea's passionate embrace of women's suffrage and by the imminent marriage of Kezia to Thea's brother, Tom, who runs the family farm. When Kezia and Tom wed just a month before war is declared between Britain and Germany, Thea's gift to Kezia is a book on household management--a veiled criticism of the bride's prosaic life to come. Yet when Tom enlists to fight for his country and Thea is drawn reluctantly onto the battlefield herself, the farm becomes Kezia's responsibility. ...more


$16.00
ISBN-13: 9780143124627
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Published: Penguin Books, 8/2014

“Brilliantly executed psychological suspense” (Booklist, starred review) from the bestselling author of The Wrong Mother

When Amber Hewerdine consults a hypnotherapist as a desperate last resort, she doesn't expect that anything much will change.
 
She doesn't expect it to help with her chronic insomnia.

She doesn't expect to hear herself, under hypnosis, saying words that mean nothing to her: 'Kind, cruel, kind of cruel' - words she has seen somewhere before, if only she could remember where.

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Jack of Spies (Hardcover)

$27.95
ISBN-13: 9781616952686
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Published: Soho Crime, 5/2014

Set on the eve of the First World War, across oceans and continents, steamliners and cross-country trains, David Downing’s complex and thrilling new espionage novel takes us all the way back to the dawn of that most fascinating of 20th century characters—the spy.

It is 1913, and those who follow the news closely can see the world is teetering on the brink of war. Jack McColl, a Scottish car salesman with an uncanny ear for languages, has always hoped to make a job for himself as a spy. As his sales calls take him from city to great city—Hong Kong to Shang...more


$17.00
ISBN-13: 9781932841923
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Published: Agate Publishing, 9/2014

Pulitzer Prize-winner Clarence Page is one of the most highly regarded syndicated columnists in the country, and his newest book, Culture Worrier, commemorates the 30th anniversary of his column's first appearance in the Chicago Tribune. It is the first such collection of his columns, and a long overdue archive of his best work, covering topics such as politics, social issues, pop culture, race, family, new media, prominent figures, as well as his own personal life.

Page has been a broadcast mainstay for decades, delivering his sensible and balanced perspective on The MacLaughlin Group, N...more


Underwater Puppies (Hardcover)

$21.00
ISBN-13: 9780316254892
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Published: Little, Brown and Company, 9/2014

New York Times bestselling author and photographer Seth Casteel's follow-up to the phenomenal Underwater Dogs -- now with puppies.

The world fell in love with swimming canines in Seth Casteel's first book, Underwater Dogs. Now, in more than 80 previously unpublished portraits of underwater puppies, we see man's best friends at their most playful and exuberant. Each vibrant and colorful underwater image shows off the wild and sublime range of emotions of puppies, cute and irresistible to the very last.

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$40.00
ISBN-13: 9780618875535
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 10/2010

When Julia Child told Dorie Greenspan, “You write recipes just the way I do,” she paid her the ultimate compliment. Julia’s praise was echoed by the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times, which referred to Dorie’s “wonderfully encouraging voice” and “the sense of a real person who is there to help should you stumble.”   Now in a big, personal, and personable book, Dorie captures all the excitement of French home cooking, sharing disarmingly simple dishes she has gathered over years of living in France.
Around My ...more


$25.00
ISBN-13: 9780670016808
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Published: Studio, 10/2014

In the populist tradition of Andrea Immer, New York City’s first female whiskey sommelier translates today’s hottest spirit for a new generation of imbibers
 
Whiskey is in the midst of a huge renaissance. Ten years ago, the United States housed sixty-nine craft distillers; today, there are more than four hundred. Exports of Scotch whisky grew 12 percent just last year. Sales are skyrocketing, and specialty bars are popping up around the country, from New York City to Chicago to Houston.
 
Yet whiskey drinkers—especially novi...more


$19.95
ISBN-13: 9780867131581
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Published: Greenwich Workshop Press, 9/2014

Once upon a time, artist Scott Gustafson set out to illustrate classic stories, fairy tales, and nursery rhymes. Decades later, his immediately recognizable paintings have made bestsellers of "Peter Pan, ""The Night Before Christmas, Classic Fairy Tales, "and "Favorite Nursery Rhymes from Mother Goose." Now he gives us "Classic Bedtime Stories," a lavishly illustrated, oversized collection of some of his favorite tales.

Stories such as Sleeping Beauty, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Sambha and the Tigers leap off the page thanks to Gustafson s exquisite paintings and lively retelling of the...more


$19.95
ISBN-13: 9780867130973
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Published: Greenwich Workshop Press, 9/2007
From nonsense to lessons learned, these 45 rhymes include the very well known (Itsy Bitsy Spider) and the somewhat familiar (Hickety, Pickety, My Black Hen). Gustafsons unique style, influenced by legendary book illustrators Arthur Rackham and N.C. Wyeth, makes this a volume to be treasured by children and illustrated-book lovers of all ages. Full color. ...more

$24.99
ISBN-13: 9780763656126
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Published: Candlewick, 3/2014

The Mason-Dixon Line’s history, replete with property disputes, persecution, and ideological conflicts, traverses our country’s history from its founding to today.

We live in a world of boundaries — geographic, scientific, cultural, and religious. One of America’s most enduring boundaries is the Mason-Dixon Line, most associated with the divide between the North and the South and the right to freedom for all people. Sibert Medal–winning author Sally M. Walker traces the tale of the Mason-Dixon Line through family feuds, brave exploration, sci...more


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ISBN-13: 9780062208972
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Published: William Morrow, 4/2012

The bestselling book for every boy from eight to eighty, covering essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses*, learning how to fish, finding true north, and even answering the age old question of what the big deal with girls is.

In this digital age there is still a place for knots, skimming stones and stories of incredible courage. This book recaptures Sunday afternoons, stimulates curiosity, and makes for great father-son activities. The brothers Conn and Hal have put together a wonderful collection of all things that make being young or young at heart fun—buildin...more