Recent Staff Picks

Our staff is made up of full-time booksellers as well as teachers, students, librarians, lawyers, potters, writers, musicians, and parents. Most importantly, we are all passionate about books. We have diverse interests and tastes in what we read, so select a few different booksellers and read about our personal recommendations

Here are some of the books currently on our "Staff Favorites" table:

The Noise of Time Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781101947241
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - May 10th, 2016

The Jesus Cow Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062289988
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 17th, 2016

Dry Bones Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143108184
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Published: Penguin Books - April 26th, 2016

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The Summer Guest Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062423368
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Published: Harper - May 24th, 2016

Seveneves Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062334510
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Published: William Morrow & Company - May 17th, 2016

Zero K Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501135392
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Published: Scribner Book Company - May 3rd, 2016

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This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance! Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616206017
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Published: Algonquin Books - May 31st, 2016

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Britt-Marie Was Here Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501142536
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Published: Atria Books - May 3rd, 2016

So You've Been Publicly Shamed Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594634017
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 29th, 2016

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Speak Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062391209
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Published: Ecco Press - May 3rd, 2016

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Excellent Daughters: The Secret Lives of Young Women Who Are Transforming the Arab World Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594203886
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Published: Penguin Press - January 12th, 2016

The Crossing Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781455524143
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 3rd, 2016

Girl Waits with Gun Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780544800830
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Published: Mariner Books - May 3rd, 2016

The Green Road Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393352801
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 3rd, 2016

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Disclaimer Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062362261
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 2nd, 2016

Fellside Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316300285
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Published: Orbit - April 5th, 2016

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Dodgers Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781101903735
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - April 5th, 2016

The Water Knife Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780804171533
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Published: Vintage - April 5th, 2016

Armada Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780804137270
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Published: Broadway Books - April 12th, 2016

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A Fearless Heart: How the Courage to Be Compassionate Can Transform Our Lives Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101982921
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Published: Avery Publishing Group - April 12th, 2016

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My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501115073
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Published: Washington Square Press - April 5th, 2016

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Gretel and the Dark Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594633959
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 19th, 2016

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Margaret the First Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781936787357
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Published: Catapult - March 15th, 2016

The Harder They Come Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062349385
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Published: Ecco Press - March 2016

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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307408877
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Published: Broadway Books - March 22nd, 2016

Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms: Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780465049912
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Published: Basic Books - December 2015

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Jane Steele Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399169496
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 22nd, 2016

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Innocence; Or, Murder on Steep Street Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781616956455
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Published: Soho Crime - March 15th, 2016

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Of Things Gone Astray Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780008137557
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Published: Friday Project - February 2nd, 2016

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Outline Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250081544
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Published: Picador USA - February 9th, 2016

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A Dangerous Place Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062220561
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 23rd, 2016

H Is for Hawk Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802124739
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Published: Grove Press - March 8th, 2016

The Buried Giant Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307455796
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Published: Vintage - January 5th, 2016

The Whites Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780312621308
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Published: Picador USA - February 9th, 2016

A Doubter's Almanac Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781400068265
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Published: Random House - February 16th, 2016

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The End of Days Cover Image
By Jenny Erpenbeck, Susan Bernofsky (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780811225137
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - February 8th, 2016

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My Name Is Lucy Barton Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781400067695
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Published: Random House - January 12th, 2016

A God in Ruins Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316176507
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 12th, 2016

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Our Souls at Night Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781101875896
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - May 26th, 2015

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A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101903438
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Published: Hogarth - June 9th, 2015

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The Republic of Imagination: A Life in Books Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143127789
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Published: Penguin Books - September 1st, 2015

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My Brilliant Friend, Book One: Childhood, Adolescence Cover Image
By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781609450786
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Published: Europa Editions - September 25th, 2012

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Almost Famous Women: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476788814
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Published: Scribner Book Company - July 14th, 2015

Moriarty Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062377197
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 2015

Station Eleven Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780804172448
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Published: Vintage - June 2nd, 2015

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Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062267412
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Published: Ecco Press - April 14th, 2015